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A Home Wardrobe Is A Thing, And You Probably Have One

You have the ratty old T-shirt. We all have the ratty old T-shirt.

Clothing

Bolivia unveils ground control station for Chinese-made satellite - People's Daily Online

LA PAZ, Dec. 2 -- Bolivian President Evo Morales inaugurated on Monday the first ground control station built to operate and receive data from …

Bolivia

Thousands Of Children As Young As 6 Work In Bolivia's Mines

Child labor is a reality in Bolivia, where an estimated one in three children work. But few face the danger of the country's child miners. A journalist who reported on the issue says some 3,000 children work in Bolivia's mines, children as young as 6. Some in Bolivia are trying to raise the working …

New Species of Rhinoceros Beetle Found in Bolivia | Biology | Sci

<b>Entomologists from Bolivia and Brazil have described a new species of rhinoceros beetle from a subhumid forest in the Southern Bolivian</i> …

Unique Chachapoyas Sarcophagi Discovered in Amazonas

Archaeologists are looking at the possible need for a new museum in the Amazonas region, following the discovery of 35 sarcophagi belonging to the …

Archaeology

Bolivia: 70 Narco-Flight Airstips Along Peruvian Border

According to Bolivia’s deputy minister of social defense, Felipe Cáceres, there are about 70 narco-flight airstrips hidden along the Peru-Bolivia …

Cuba lifts 50-year-old car import ban

End of the road for 1950s vintage cars as restrictions are lifted in Cuba<p>Cuba will allow unrestricted car imports for the first time in 50 years, marking the end of an era for the 1950s Chevys, Fords and Pontiacs that have survived the ban.<p>The decision to allow cars to be imported for sale at …

Cuba

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Business (Canada)

Madagascar battles the Black Death

Plague leaves dozens dead after one of the worst outbreaks in years<p><i>The village of Mandritsara, where 20 people recently died from bubonic plague. (Flickr /</i> <i>Peter Stephens</i><i>)</i><p>To most, the plague is a thing of the past — a relic from the Middle Ages, when the disease known as the Black Death wiped out a …

Associated Press News

Apple to Require New App Store Submissions to be 'Optimized for iOS 7' on February 1

Apple has published a new announcement for developers on its dev center website notifying them that all new App Store submissions must be built with the latest version of Xcode 5 and optimized for iOS 7.<p>Starting February 1, new apps and app updates submitted to the App Store must be built with the …

This National Park is a Haven for Turtles

<b>Location: Florida<br>Established: October 26, 1992<br>Size: 64,700 acres</b><p>Known for its spectacular coral reefs teeming with aquatic life, Dry Tortugas National Park protects a seven-key (Garden, Loggerhead, Bush, Long, East, Hospital, and Middle) archipelago in the Gulf of Mexico. Nearly 99 percent of the …

National Parks

France decides 'textopornographie' is French for 'sexting'

The French have shut down yet another English word: "sexting" will now be known as "textopornographie," with "sexto" as the noun "sex text." France's General Commission on Terminology and Word Invention (or Commission Générale de Terminologie et de Néologisme, <i>s'il vous plaît</i>) decided to change the …

The 11 Paint Colors That Will Be Hot Next

The most popular paint colors now.<p>We went straight to the source — the paint companies — to find out what's happening now. Find out the popular paint color trends before anyone else does.

In A Divided San Francisco, Private Tech Buses Drive Tension

<i>Part of a series on</i> income inequality <i>in the San Francisco Bay Area</i><p>If you want to understand the tension between tech workers in San Francisco, who often make six figures, and many of the city's other residents, try standing on the southwest corner of 24th Street and Valencia around 7:30 on a …

South Sudan's Government Was Nearly Overthrown Last Night

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>South Sudanese President Salva Kiir said today that an overnight coup has been averted, blaming …

Inditex: Spain's fashion powerhouse you've probably never heard of

The Observer is given rare access to the reticent multinational whose clothes have become a global high street phenomenon<p>On an unremarkable corner of Calle Juan Florez, a block away from the main shopping street in the Galician city of La Coruña, Christmas party outfits are dramatically lit in …

Butterfinger Releases Peanut-Butter Cups, '90s Are Back-er Than Ever

Photo: Courtesy of Butterfinger.<p>Some news is so important, we don't even know how to emphasize it correctly. If you were here, we might try an …

10 Sort-Of-Weird Winter Trends To Try

Sure, the trends that ruled the runways last February are probably more wearable now than ever before — the shoes are flatter, the dresses actually …

Children's fashion: the secret garden - in pictures

The best children's clothes are made to withstand wear and tear – and they look great, too. There's nothing like scuffing through the leaves in animal prints, classic knits and bold colours. School's out!

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Is Playboy A Feminist Issue?

This week, over on The Cut, Kat Stoeffel wrote an interesting and thoughtful exploration into modern feminist criticism of <i>Playboy</i>. Her thesis, more …

The Perfect Cure For All Those Holiday Hangovers

Photo: Courtesy of Joy The Baker.<p><i>We may have Joy the Baker's infamous "Man Bait" Apple Crisp recipe committed to memory, but it's not the only reason</i> …

An Ode To End-Of-Year Mash-Ups

How do you encapsulate a year of your life? In the celebrations you had? The losses you faced? The trials you overcame? Heck, no — you take every …

Can This Body Lotion Really Relieve Our Anxiety?

Photo: Courtesy of Aveda.<p>True story — a few weeks ago, I worked with Aveda on a photo shoot, and the next day I received a package of products with a …