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How to Finally Pull Off Those Silhouettes You’ve Been Too Intimidated to Try

by Stephanie Nguyen<p>paid for by Bloomingdale's<p>Let go of your fashion fears! We've partnered with Bloomingdale's to show you how to pull off Spring staples from Eileen Fisher like a true style expert.<p>We all have those shapes and styles we're unsure will work on our body type or be a natural fit with …

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Amazon Prime members to get extra discount at Whole Foods

Whole Foods is getting even more Amazon-y.<p>Amazon, which purchased Whole Foods last year, is offering its Prime members an additional 10% off sale items when they shop at Whole Foods.<p>The additional discount will apply to hundreds of products throughout the stores. To get the discount, Prime members …

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The LAPD Confiscated $700,000 Worth of Makeup Laced with Feces

If you're looking for a good deal on makeup, do yourself a favor and stay far, far away from the makeup sellers at the Los Angeles Fashion District. Buy a knockoff of Urban Decay's Naked palette, and you might just be applying shadows laced with human feces. Yup, FECES.<p>The LAPD just busted multiple …

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Another Kingdom Discovers Wakanda

It’s Friday, and I’m visiting New York, where instead of spring they have a star-filled season called the Tribeca Film Festival.<p>Hello from N.Y., where we’re casting an eye at the Saudi Arabian box office, seeing <i>Scarface</i> with our little friends, and trying to decide how we feel about <i>I Feel …

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'Man of mystery' cooperates with Mueller in Russia probe

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Middle East specialist with ties to Donald Trump's team attended secret meetings during the presidential transition between the United Arab Emirates and Trump associates, and is now cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller, two people familiar with the matter say.<p>George Nader, a …

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50 Most Underrated Attractions in Every State

Skip Disney World and hit up #9 instead!<p>1 of 50<p>Alabama Historical Radio Society<p>Alabama<p>Fittingly located in the Alabama Power Building in Birmingham, …

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Melioidosis kills half the people it infects, but you’ve probably never heard of it

Every morning, Prasart Songsorn used to wake before dawn to head out to the fields before the tropical sun and oppressive humidity made it impossible to work. Prasart, who spent all his 56 years on his family’s small rice farm in north-eastern Thailand, worked barefoot in the warm mud. Boots …

A Race Against Time to Excavate an Ancient African Civilization

Archaeologists in Nubia are struggling against erosion, desertification, and government plans to develop the land.<p>In 1905, British archaeologists descended on a sliver of eastern Africa, aiming to uncover and extract artifacts from 3,000-year-old temples. They left mostly with photographs, …

Black Panther Is the Most Feminist Superhero Movie Yet

Yes, including Wonder Woman.<p><b>Spoilers ahead.</b><p>One of <i>Black Panther</i>’s many highlights is a Bond-like casino faceoff that turns into an Afrofuturistic car …

The Legend of Curling Gold

John Shuster just finished writing the script for the greatest underdog story of the 2018 Olympics.<p>Earlier this week, I outlined the incredibly …

Kyle Mack Won Big Air Silver With a “Bloody Dracula.” What’s a Bloody Dracula?

U.S. snowboarder Kyle Mack did more than just win a silver medal at the Olympics’ inaugural big air event on Friday. He also introduced the viewing …

Wakanda Chic

Black Panther has turned Twitter and Instagram into an Afrofuturistic visual feast.<p><i>Black Panther</i> looks like almost no other Hollywood film, and not …

Human Sperm Has a Surprising Tail Shape We've Never Noticed Before

Using 3-D imaging, researchers have discovered a helix structure. The find could help develop drugs for male infertility, or contraception.<p>Ah, the human sperm. A mature male germ cell, this microscopic vessel is crucial for sexual reproduction. It looks a lot like a tiny translucent tadpole, with a …

Inside the Romantic Safari Camp Where Prince Harry Took Meghan Markle

Maun, Botswana is a tiny outpost of a town halfway between the lush Okavango Delta and the bone-dry Makgadikgadi Salt Pans, and arriving there is like stepping back in time. Most Air Botswana planes still have old school propellers. As soon as you drive out of town and across the dusty roads of …

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Toads Eat Beetles. Sometimes, Beetles Make Them Regret Their Meal Choice.

For most prey, the game is over once they’ve been swallowed. But one species of beetle can escape from a toad’s stomach nearly two hours after being eaten, according to a new study.<p>Found in wooded areas on nearly every continent, bombardier beetles — a group that consists of more than 500 species — …

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Archaeologists in Egypt Discover 4,400-Year-Old Tomb

Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a 4,400-year-old tomb near Cairo that contains rare wall paintings and is believed to belong to a high-ranking Egyptian priestess, government officials said on Saturday.<p>The tomb is thought to be that of a priestess named Hetpet, Mostafa Waziri, the secretary …

Archaeology

Squarespace - Make it happen Keanu Reeves (2018) :30 (USA)

Keanu Reeves balances on top of a motorcycle riding through a desert while humming along to "make it happen." This isn't as random as it sounds, …

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Meet the woman who’s finally getting us talking about mixed race identity

Mixed race identity is complicated, to say the least.<p>You’re neither one thing or the other while simultaneously being both. Try speaking about your …

Want To Have Lucid Dreams? A New Study Shows How You Can Boost Your Ability To Control Your Dreams

Have you ever wondered if there are ways you can take control of your dreams and enjoy a night of lucid dreaming? If so, a new study conducted has …

23 Reasons We're Totally, Utterly, Head-Over-Heels in Love With Prince Harry

Prince Harry has been in the spotlight throughout his entire life, being that he is a royal and all, but I'll be honest, he never really caught my attention until a couple of years ago. While I can't pinpoint the exact moment I fell in love with him, I do know that there was a combination of …

Elephants 101

You might already know that elephants are large and majestic, but the extent of their size and intelligence may surprise you.<p>FACT 1: Elephants’ enormous size limits their movement.<p>Elephants are the largest living land animal.On average, African elephants are about 10 feet at the shoulder and weigh …

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Leonard Bernstein at 100

IF YOU were a well-heeled Massachusetts lady in the late 1920s and wanted your hair fixed like the movie stars, there was one man to turn to: Samuel …

Sadly, Colin Firth’s words on Woody Allen have a power that women’s don’t

A controversial director may be brought down, but only because powerful actors are finally turning on him. How much progress is that?<p>“I wouldn’t work …

You Can See Right Through This Frog's Belly

Their organs are visible through their transparent stomachs, giving them the name glass frogs.<p>They are nocturnal, arboreal, and can be found in Central and South America,<p>During the breeding season, they descend from the canopy and live along rivers and streams.<p>Some males protect their eggs until …

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Britain, France announce new treaty over migrants, Calais

<b>London (CNN) —</b> France and Britain signed a new treaty Thursday aimed at speeding up asylum applications for migrants entitled to claim refuge in the UK.<p>The new pact, which French President Emmanuel Macron said was the first border treaty between the two countries in 15 years, will cover …

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