Rachel Williams

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4 Things (About Marriage) You Can Learn from Your Friend's Divorce

1. Know your Z.<p>There's a children's book out there in the world called <i>Chicka Chicka Boom Boom</i>, which, like most children's books, is also for adults. …

6 Amazing Lego Artworks That Will Blow Your Mind

While for many, Legos will always be known as a childhood toy, some grown-ups have taken Legos to fascinating new heights making it more like an art form. Whether they're using thousands of Lego bricks to recreate familiar pop-culture scenes or creatively assembling them into sculptures worthy of a …

13-Year-Old Charged With Killing Cousin After Video Game Argument

To make this story worse (because that's possible, if you can believe it), Raymond's cousin apparently shot him because of a fight that the two had …

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Homemade Caramel Made Right Every Time

<i>Dawn Perry, photos by Zach DeSart</i><p>A salted caramel always makes for the ideal winter fix. With a few tips from the BA Prep School, you can have homemade caramel candies in your dessert arsenal.<p><b>SEE MORE:</b><b>Ingredients We Can't Cook Without</b><p>Undercook your caramel mixture and you'll end up with a stiff …

Linda Taylor, welfare queen: Ronald Reagan made her a notorious American villain. Linda Taylor’s other sins were far worse.

1 “She Used 80 Names”<p>Ronald Reagan loved to tell stories. When he ran for president in 1976, many of Reagan’s anecdotes converged on a single point: …

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How Walmart's Low Wages Cost All Americans, Not Just Its Workers

<b>Bloomberg View:</b> Yesterday, we looked at the benefit to McDonald's of having its workers subsidized by state and federal aid. Today, its Wal-Mart’s turn. Recall our discussion last month on the related subject of "How McDonald's and Wal-Mart Became Welfare Queens." We learned that employees of these …

Sugar Plum Fruitcake with Cream Cheese Frosting

Many of you know that I've spent 2013 baking for Betty. It's been a lively year of fun minion cakes, candy bar creations and snickerdoodle skillets. …

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

Jim Morrison Lives: The Legacy of the Lizard King

<b>Jim Morrison, 1981: Renew My Subscription to the Resurrection</b><i><br>by Rosemary Breslin</i><p>Kelly’s mother picked up the phone for the fifth time that night. It …

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10 Ways to Know Very Quickly If Your Man is a Psychopath

<b>1. Flattery like you've never heard before.</b> Psychopaths move extremely quickly. On the first date, he'll probably tell you that you are stunningly …

How to Create a Half-Moon Manicure in 4 Easy Steps

Nail artist Miss Pop shows you how to get this sexy take on a vintage classic.<p>Perhaps your grandmother wore red nail polish, but it was never like this. The half-moon mani seen on celebrities and catwalks around the world gives scarlet lacquer an instant upgrade...and nail artist Miss Pop will show …

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The AIDS Granny In Exile

In the '90s, a gynecologist named Gao Yaojie exposed the horrifying cause of an AIDS epidemic in rural China — and the ensuing cover-up — and became an enemy of the state. Now 85, she lives in New York without her family, without her friends, and without regrets.<p>The enormous brick fortress in West …

Asian Girl in the Kitchen: Korean BBQ Recipe

<i>Photo by Eric Rhee</i><p>Korean barbecue was always an omen.<p>When I would see my mother mix soy sauce and sugar into a marinade to pour over well-marbled slabs of short ribs, I knew something good had happened. I'd watch as she threw all the ingredients together without even glancing at a measuring spoon …

‘Bettie Page Reveals All,’ A Close-Up Look at the Pinup Goddess and Sexual Icon

A new documentary narrated by the pinup icon sheds new light on her through a bevy of her lovers and confidantes—and what happened to her after her …

'Regular Women' In Lingerie Remind Us What Imperfect, Un-Photoshopped Bodies Look Like

The world of plus-size modeling has grown seemingly overnight, with gorgeous faces like Robyn Lawley and Tara Lynn modeling for more covers and ad campaigns than ever.<p>But even plus-size models are still <i>models</i>, leaving some women wanting for even more diverse body imagery to look up to. According to …

11 Unusual Drinks That Will Up Your Cocktail Game

Because there's more out there than just rum and coke.<p>Be warned: you might have to repeat your order to a (kind of annoyed) bartender a few times, but it's totally worth it.

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47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

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What Recruiters Look At During The 6 Seconds They Spend On Your Resume

Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend an average of "six seconds before they make the initial 'fit or no fit' decision" on …

The No-Crunch Ab Workout

6 full-body fat-burning exercises that work your abs way better than a crunch or sit-up<p>1 of 7<p>When you hear the words “core workout,” you probably think of the planks and crunches you bust out after spending 30 minutes on the treadmill, or the sit-ups you do during <i>Mad Men</i> commercial breaks.<p>But if …