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How Earbuds Have Changed The Sound (And Business) Of Pop

published about 2 hours ago
How Earbuds Have Changed The Sound (And Business) Of Pop
the technology of headphones hasn?t just changed how we listen to music, but how music is produced in the first place. Take this to its logical conclusion, and you can see that the evolution of headphone technology has directly impacted the business of pop?and I?m not talking about celebrity-specific stunts like Beats By Dre.

Cyrus Ill, Postpones U.S. Tour, Resumes in August

published about 3 hours ago
Cyrus Ill, Postpones U.S. Tour, Resumes in August
A rep for Cyrus says the singer suffered from a sinus infection last week during her "Bangerz" tour and had "an extreme allergic reaction" to the antibiotic cephalexin. Her U.S. tour will resume on August 1

As Unexpected Medical Expenses Mount, Crowdfunding Site Lifts Boston Marathon Victims

published about 4 hours ago
As Unexpected Medical Expenses Mount, Crowdfunding Site Lifts Boston Marathon Victims
Out-of-pocket (OOP) medical expenses in the United States cost Americans nearly $328 billion in 2012 , with many attributing significant numbers of yearly bankruptcies to medical expenses. No one knows these kinds of unexpected costs like Pat and Jess, a couple who, both sustained severe leg injuries after one of the bombs went off at the finish line of the Boston Marathon on April 15th, 2013. When faced with an expected $500,000 lifetime cost for each amputee, with much of their ... more

Marijuana Tourism Bringing Big Bucks To Colorado. Or Is It?

published about 4 hours ago
Marijuana Tourism Bringing Big Bucks To Colorado. Or Is It?
Marijuana advocates say the pot trade has boosted tourist spending in Colorado and lifted the real estate market. Officials beg to differ. Oh look, cookies!

Insurers Fret Hepatitis C Pill Costs Along With Obamacare

published about 4 hours ago
Insurers Fret Hepatitis C Pill Costs Along With Obamacare
As health insurance companies reveal much anticipated first-quarter earnings, it’s the unpredictable impact from the five-figure cost of new Hepatitis C treatments that are the subject of as much  Wall Street worry as the Affordable Care Act.


Haverford School actor prepares for Juilliard

published about 9 hours ago
OVERBROOK PARK Toney Goins and his mother remember scrambling to find a black cloak and thin mask on the eve of his debut performance in ... more

Should academics lose out financially for taking maternity leave?

published about 10 hours ago
Should academics lose out financially for taking maternity leave?
The risks of taking maternity leave as an early career academic are never made clear. One postdoc shares her story Continue reading...

Tim Dowling: no smoke without fire

published about 13 hours ago
Tim Dowling: no smoke without fire
A rotating cast of the eldest's new university mates and old school friends have colonised our kitchen. For a fortnight Continue reading...

Secret Teacher: if you want teachers to be happy in the job, show them respect

published about 14 hours ago
Secret Teacher: if you want teachers to be happy in the job, show them respect
Valuing and supporting students is a fundamental part of teaching. So why don't we show the same concern for our colleagues? asks Secret Teacher More ... more

National Briefing | Plains: Kansas: First Lady’s Visit Draws Criticism

published about 17 hours ago
Some Topeka high school students and their parents said they would rather keep their graduation day just a family affair, and not include Michelle Obama.

Coachella festival's fashion influence is everywhere

published about 5 hours ago
Coachella festival's fashion influence is everywhere
Is Coachella the biggest gift to the fashion industry since Kate Middleton?

Filmmaker's jewelry line is also a platform for raising awareness about oceans' plight

published about 6 hours ago
Filmmaker's jewelry line is also a platform for raising awareness about oceans' plight
Susan Rockefeller pushes for the need for ocean conservation. 'If you love something, you're moved to save and take care of it.'Documentary filmmaker Susan Rockefeller's ... more

No-coral campaign leads to faux coral jewelry

published about 7 hours ago
No-coral campaign leads to faux coral jewelry
The campaign against using coral in fashion results in eco-friendly bracelets, earrings and necklaces.Along with ivory and conflict diamonds, the jewelry aficionado now has another ... more

On the Street | Video: Bill Cunningham | Two-Tone Spring

published about 22 hours ago
On the Street | Video: Bill Cunningham | Two-Tone Spring
The contrasts of spring in New York and Paris.

White House Hosts ‘Next Generation’ Young and Rich

published about 22 hours ago
White House Hosts ‘Next Generation’ Young and Rich
The White House hosts “next generation” philanthropists about to step into billions.

Eric Korsh to Run the Kitchen at North End Grill

published about 22 hours ago
Eric Korsh to Run the Kitchen at North End Grill
Mr. Korsh, who was the chef and a partner at Calliope in Manhattan, will replace Floyd Cardoz, who is leaving on April 30.

City Kitchen: Toasted to Perfection, Gradually

published about 22 hours ago
City Kitchen: Toasted to Perfection, Gradually
To end up with a good piece of toast: aim for the perfect color (golden), the perfect texture (it should have a little “give” in ... more

A Good Appetite: Left With the Crumbs? Lucky You

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Homemade bread crumbs put the sawdust in the can to shame. It’s far better to make your own — and then turn them into a ... more

T Magazine: Visiting the Source | A Chef in the Field: Duck Eggs

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With more fat and cholesterol than a chicken egg — and a larger, lusher yolk —it’s no wonder that a single duck egg makes a plate ... more

Hungry City: Kung Fu Little Steamed Buns Ramen in Hell’s Kitchen

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Hungry City: Kung Fu Little Steamed Buns Ramen in Hell’s Kitchen
At Kung Fu Little Steamed Buns Ramen in Hell’s Kitchen, the chef’s specialty is as much theater as comfort food.

T Magazine: By Design | The Three Breakout Stars of the Milan Furniture Fair

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T Magazine: By Design | The Three Breakout Stars of the Milan Furniture Fair
While this year’s Salone offered tons of star power, there were also promising young talents if you knew where to look, most notably Ferréol Babin, ... more

Currents: Events: Dutch Design, Up for Bid

published 2 days ago
Currents: Events: Dutch Design, Up for Bid
On April 23, three dozen Droog pieces will be offered at Heritage Auctions in Dallas.

The Details: In Milan, Putting a Pretty Face on It

published 2 days ago
At the recent furniture fair, a challenged industry resorts to the ultimate strategy: making livable, or at least lovable, products.

Shopping With Lauren Rottet: Occasional Tables: Holding Their Liquor

published 2 days ago
These pieces should be just large enough to park your drink on.

On Location: Stockton, N.J.: It’s All 1810 to Them

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On Location: Stockton, N.J.: It’s All 1810 to Them
A painstaking home restoration brings a couple closer to American history — and to each other.

Disney's Aulani helps elevate Ko Olina as a destination

published about 16 hours ago
Disney's Aulani helps elevate Ko Olina as a destination
Ko Olina on Oahu's west shore boasts Disney's impressive, family-friendly Aulani, and other attractive options including the Ihilani and Ko Olina Beach Villas Resort.KO OLINA, ... more

Sacred Hawaiian site is reborn in Maui's Maliko Gulch

published about 16 hours ago
Sacred Hawaiian site is reborn in Maui's Maliko Gulch
Landowners cleaning up a longtime garbage dump discover stone-carved pictographs revealing an ancient birthing pool.MAKAWAO, Maui — "Don't ask for anything while you are in ... more

Risk of Death Doesn't Stop Everest Climbers

published about 21 hours ago
Risk of Death Doesn't Stop Everest Climbers
If climbers eyeing Mount Everest were intimidated by the possibility of death, they would have stopped a long time ago.Instead, they keep coming, in growing ... more

In Transit Blog: A Beer Vacation Is On Tap in Chicago

published about 23 hours ago
In Transit Blog: A Beer Vacation Is On Tap in Chicago
Lagunitas Brewing Company, which will open a facility in Chicago in May, is partnering with the JW Marriott in the city for a “Beercation” travel ... more

Uber and Lyft Price Wars Could Take Their Toll

published about 23 hours ago
Uber and Lyft Price Wars Could Take Their Toll
Uber and Lyft are driving in opposite directions when it comes to how much they charge you for a ride.On Thursday, Uber announced that it ... more