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The Profound Presence of Doria Ragland

The day of the royal wedding, we could not keep our eyes off her. What was she thinking, as she sat in the pews of the five-hundred-year-old chapel, enveloped in history and irony? I mean the mother of the bride, Doria Ragland. A millennium of world-shifting encounters—of violence and of romance …

Women of Color

Coming to Netflix: The Obamas Sign Deal to Produce Shows

WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama formally announced on Monday a multiyear production deal with Netflix in which he and the former first lady, Michelle Obama, will produce television shows and films for the streaming service.<p>The deal will give Mr. Obama an international television platform …

Michelle Obama

Royal Wedding: See the Three Official Portraits, Featuring the Entire Royal Family

The Palace releases three photographs from the big day.<p>If you’re anything like us, you still—two days later—have pretty much nothing on the brain other than the royal wedding. (We may or may not have engaged every single person in line for coffee this morning to ask for their thoughts on <b>Meghan</b> …

Family

Ashley Graham Met Gala 2018 | Ashley Graham Is a Golden Angel, but the Slit in Her Dress Is Showing Her Sexy Side

Women's Fashion

The hidden crisis on college campuses: Many students don’t have enough to eat

Caleb Torres lost seven pounds his freshman year of college — and not because he didn’t like the food in the dining hall. A first-generation college student, barely covering tuition, Torres ran out of grocery money halfway through the year and began skipping meals as a result.<p>He’d stretch a can of …

College & University

33 photos that show why everyone misses Obama

Former President Barack Obama has been living the dream ever since he left office more than a year ago.<p>From vacationing in exotic locations, to sitting for his official portrait, to negotiating a Netflix deal, Obama has been making the most of his post-presidency — and it's hard not to feel a …

Southern Pecan Pralines

The stirring stage is very important and the key to making a good praline! The pot must be stirred constantly. <b>Keep stirring mixture until it becomes</b> …

Pralines

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Bring sugars and milk to a boil in a Dutch oven, stirring often. Cook over medium heat, stirring often, 11 minutes or until a …

Dessert

French Desserts

From classic <i>macarons</i> to buttery crêpes with Nutella, here are dozens of incredible French desserts to try.

Spike in arrests for agricultural crimes

Arabs allegedly stole hundreds of kilos of produce, nearly 200 livestock and farming equipment<p>KKL-JNF and Desert Agriculture 758x530. (photo credit: …

In the Wake of the Las Vegas Shooting, There Can Be No Truce with the Second Amendment

“Was it a jihadist or just a guy?” So the seventeen-year-old girl asks, on hearing the news, landing at once on the central black-comedy question as the annals of American mass murder expand this morning. If the author of the at least fifty dead and more wounded—the word “wounded,” of course, fails …

Adam Gopnik | The New Yorker

Trump, in maintaining that the opposition is not merely wrong but criminal, undermines not a norm or a manner or some stuffy curlicue of liberalism’s house rules; he assaults its essence.<p>April 17, 2018<p>For the artist, parody was a vehicle for the renewal of feeling.<p>Firsthand witness is the essence …

Barack Hussein Obama

Middle East

Place a Fraud Alert

Contact one credit reporting company.<p>Ask the company to put a fraud alert on your credit file.<br>• Confirm that the company you call will contact the …

Identity Theft

After Charlottesville Car Attack, Trump Retweets Image of CNN Reporter Struck by Train

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Apparently still seething from his press conference Monday where he was forced to …

Solar Eclipse 2017

NASA covers the August 21 solar eclipse live from coast to coast, from unique vantage points on the ground and from aircraft and spacecraft, …

Space

#ThanksObama: GQ Salutes the Flyest POTUS of All Time

.@<b>TOMFORD</b>, @<b>chancetherapper</b>, and more of our favorite actors, athletes and musicians on what 8 years of @<b>potus</b> has meant to …

Thanks, Obamas

Being your First Lady has been the honor of a lifetime. From the bottom of my heart, thank you. -mopic.twitter.com/pahEydkZ5Z<p>19,202 replies 360,737 …

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White House photographer shares a year in photos

2016 Year in Photographs: http://bit.ly/2hzgdfL<p>240 replies 4,255 retweets 5,908 likes<p>7 replies 271 retweets 910 …

2nd day of #Kwanzaa is #Kujichagulia https://t.co/WYtiyGr6tj

Dear hard-working white people: Congratulations, you played yourself

Donald Trump’s not bringing back those imaginary factory jobs — so I hope racism keeps you warm at night<p>You aren’t going to make any extra money under Donald Trump, so I hope your racism, or your attempt to ignore it, keeps you warm at night.<p>OK, we have all gotten the memo that it's not cool or …

Happy birthday, Joe! The best @VP and friend I could have had alongside me these past eight years. https://t.co/kWH3L5uSFC

#IWillVoteBecause they paved the way forward. If you fail to vote, we go backwards. It's that simple. https://t.co/TqiNxOqZPU

Give yourself permission to spend. You will feel like you got a raise. #DaveDaily https://t.co/lqIynYIqEh

Contentment starts on the inside. #DaveDaily https://t.co/IXVHrKiixl

Native American Quotes, Native American Wisdom Sayings : Pearls Of Wisdom

<b>Cherokee Prayer Blessing</b><p>May the Warm Winds of Heaven<br>Blow softly upon your house.<br>May the Great Spirit<br>Bless all who enter there.<br>May your Mocassins<br>Make …

Spirituality