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10 Great Places to See Jazz in Mexico City

Mexico City is an absolutely huge city with an almost overwhelming number of things to do. There are great events going on every day of the week, and …

Mexico City

Music’s Fentanyl Crisis: Inside the Drug That Killed Prince and Tom Petty

“The road and the studio are the only places I’ve ever felt completely OK,” Tom Petty told <i>Rolling Stone</i> last summer, explaining why he was launching …

Medicine

Recipe: The Best Vegan Garlic Bread

No summertime BBQ is complete without homemade garlic bread, served fresh from the oven – a bit too hot to tear a slice off, but just too tempting to …

The 15 Best Vegan Blogs to Follow for Vegan Recipes

The 15 Best Blogs to Follow for Vegan Recipes<p>Because a google search just gives too many choices.<p>June 13, 2018<p>We live in an age when almost …

Had Two Diseases Struck at Once?

It was Christmas Day when the 34-year-old woman acknowledged that something was really wrong. Her husband — like her, a physician at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. — drew the short straw and had to work that day. Home alone with her children — the baby nearly 1, the other nearly 3 — she …

Cancer

The New Hooligans of Russia

They battle in the forest, soccer gang against soccer gang. They are the underground fighters the World Cup host doesn't want you to see.<p><i>This story</i> …

Robert F. Kennedy’s final flight: The storied journey of the ride from California to New York

Robert F. Kennedy’s body was loaded onto the front of the Air Force jet early in the afternoon of June 6, 1968. His family, holding hands, surrounded the coffin while it was hoisted up. Meanwhile, the various Kennedy friends, relatives and aides who had assembled at Los Angeles International …

Robert F. Kennedy

The inside story of the must-see McQueen documentary

The documentary medium was born for telling the story of Alexander McQueen. After all, who better to play this most outrageous, wild and sensitive of designers than the man himself?<p>It’s certainly the view of that film-makers Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui have taken in creating their moving …

Royal Family

The most valuable vinyl records on Earth

As more and more listeners embrace the vinyl resurgence, vinyl fans around the world are increasingly on the hunt for the coolest wax to spin on …

Vinyl Records

Become the creative you’ve always wanted to be by embracing these seven habits

The most commonly held belief about creativity is that it’s elusive, esoteric and unique only to the anointed few.<p>The ancient Greeks believed that creativity was a divine attendant spirit that came to human beings from some distant and unknowable source, for distant and unknowable reasons. They …

Creativity

The ‘Sex Cult’ That Preached Empowerment

One winter morning in a conventional suburb outside Albany, N.Y., Nancy Salzman, the 63-year-old president of a self-improvement company named Nxivm, sat on a mahogany-colored stool in her kitchen. Her tasteful home was surrounded by other Nxivm members’ modest townhouses or capacious stone …

Battlestar Galactica

This Map Shows the Best-Paying Company In Every State

You don't have to be a top executive to make six figures.<p>You may think earning a big salary means climbing the corporate ladder. Not necessarily.<p>Many …

New Jersey

Most Creative People in Business 2018 | Fast Company

The Most Creative People in Business 2018<p>The 100 visionary leaders you’ll read about here hail from a wide range of fields. Each person has accomplished something truly novel over the past year that is having an impact on an entire industry. Here's how we chose them.<p>Marjory Stoneman Douglas High …

Bug

50 Must-Read Books with Gorgeous Writing

We book lovers read so much, and so widely, that we’ve seen it all. The good, the bad, the so-bad-it’s-good, the meh, the life changing. And we’ve …

Books

Gut-Healing, Vegan Green Goddess Dressing Takes 5 Seconds To Make. Here's The Secret Ingredient

Innovations in food science and manufacturing technologies have finally made delicious, creamy, no-compromise plant-based yogurt a possibility, and …

The Battle for Picasso’s Multi-Billion-Dollar Empire

When he died, Pablo Picasso left behind some 45,000 works, all complicated by countless authentications, rights, and licensing deals. Milton Esterow delves into the challenges faced by the five surviving heirs and the simmering conflict between two of them.<p>“I had a papa who painted,” Maya …

"A Sad Rush of Wings: A Tribute to Sergio Pitol," by George Henson

Literary TributesGeorge HensonIn the days before his death, Sergio Pitol had been much on my mind: the sordid stories of neglect splashed across …

Ronan Farrow: Woody Allen, Harvey Weinstein and me

I’ve made too many enemies through my journalism ever to run for political office in the United States<p>“Thanks for taking the time,” says Ronan Farrow when we meet at a central London hotel. Farrow is the journalist whose exposé of Harvey Weinstein helped kickstart the #MeToo movement. Just 30 years …

Woody Allen

35 Amazing Vegan Breakfast Ideas

<i>35 of the most delicious vegan breakfast ideas and recipes from around the internet. From sweet to savory, pancakes to breakfast burritos, I know</i> …

Inside the Trial of Joaquin 'El Chapo’ Guzman, the World’s Most Infamous Drug Baron

When Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán was born in the rugged village of La Tuna in Mexico’s Sierra Madre mountains in 1957, the houses were made of mud, …

Mexico

12 Modern Books That Will Become Classics, According To People On Reddit

There are certain books that feel almost inherently "classic." <i>To Kill A Mockingbird. Catcher in the Rye. Moby</i> freaking <i>Dick.</i> But do you ever wonder …

Books

The Endlessly Adaptable Skeletons of José Guadalupe Posada

Calaveras created by the Mexican artist have been repurposed for generations, with wildly varying intent.<p>You may recognize the image above. It’s a …

Mexico

55 Happy Books Proven To Boost Your Mood​

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>4 Breast Cancer Symptoms That Aren't a Lump<p>2<p>How to Buy the Best Ancestry DNA Test Kit for You<p>3<p>The 50 Healthiest Foods For Women<p>4<p>8 Most Effective Exercises For Weight Loss<p>5<p>Think You Know How to Do CPR? You Might Be Wrong<p>Being a bookworm can make you as happy as receiving a raise. …

May ’68: A Great Lyrical Community

Fifty years later, we look back at the student-led protests that shook Paris in May 1968 and have occupied the French political imagination ever since.<p>The events of May 1968 in France emerged seemingly out of nowhere, yet they brought the country to a halt. High schools and universities in all …

May ’68: Posters of the Revolution

<i>In 1968, Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy were assassinated, Richard Nixon was elected president, the war in Vietnam intensified, and black Americans and anti-war activists were persecuted by the FBI. Anti-war demonstrators chanted, The whole world is watching, as police beat and</i> …

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Podcasting

After a week of Russian propaganda, I was questioning everything

One day this past fall on my morning commute from D.C. to Virginia, I tuned the radio to 105.5 FM, expecting to hear my usual bluegrass. But instead …

Why Cinco de Mayo Is Celebrated

Behind the color and music of Cinco de Mayo lies the Battle of Puebla, the 1862 victory of the Mexican people fighting to be free from colonial domination.<p>Parades, brightly colored dresses, sizzling street food, festive music, and laughter fills the streets every May 5, a date circled in …

All of the Best Apps for When You Want to Learn Something New

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?<p>If you’re a naturally curious person like I am, then you probably have a lot of questions about …

Apps

3 Golden State Killer Podcasts That Go Deep on the Case

The proliferation of true crime podcasts has turned millions into amateur sleuths. But some true crime enthusiasts may not know all the details about …