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Afghan rivals apparently agree on unity government

published about 1 hour ago
Afghan rivals apparently agree on unity government
Afghanistan’s presidential rivals reached a deal Friday to form a unity government that includes both candidates after weeks of difficult negotiations, a source close to the talks said.

Dead Tree Alert: Shonda Night in America

published about 1 hour ago
Dead Tree Alert: Shonda Night in America
The superproducer, programming all of ABC's Thursday night, has found that nothing succeeds like excess.
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Busch Gardens Removes Props in Wake of Beheadings

published about 2 hours ago
Busch Gardens Removes Props in Wake of Beheadings
Parks said that in light of recent events, some props may have had the unintended consequence of appearing insensitive.

Five ways Larry Ellison has made his mark on Hollywood (so far)

published about 2 hours ago
Five ways Larry Ellison has made his mark on Hollywood (so far)
Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder of Oracle Corp., built one of the biggest companies in the technology industry, but his influence hasn't stopped there. He's also, indirectly, a major influence in Hollywood.


The Learning Network: NYTLNreads | What Did You Read in The Times This Week?

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The Learning Network: NYTLNreads | What Did You Read in The Times This Week?
Did your students read The Times this week? What articles, graphics, videos, photographs or Op-Eds did they find most interesting? What would they recommend to ... more

The Learning Network: 6 Q’s About the News | Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in Historic Vote

published about 3 hours ago
What is your reaction to the results of Scotland’s referendum? Why?

Everyday sexism in freshers week: the fightback starts here

published about 3 hours ago
Everyday sexism in freshers week: the fightback starts here
Students first experience of university life should not include sexist abuse and intimidation. Students groups are taking up the fight but where is the leadership ... more

Suit challenges teachers' union on dues contributions

published about 4 hours ago
During most of her 25 years as a public schoolteacher, Jane Ladley did not have much use for the teachers' union, and now that she's ... more

University of Pennsylvania tops 'billionaire alumni' list

published about 4 hours ago
The University of Pennsylvania has more billionaire undergraduate alumni than any other college, according to the Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census 2014.

Afghan rivals apparently agree on unity government

published about 1 hour ago
Afghan rivals apparently agree on unity government
Afghanistan’s presidential rivals reached a deal Friday to form a unity government that includes both candidates after weeks of difficult negotiations, a source close to ... more

Celebs turn to chat apps as cozier alternatives to Twitter, Facebook

published about 2 hours ago
Celebs turn to chat apps as cozier alternatives to Twitter, Facebook
With 21 million people following her on Facebook and 18 million on Twitter, pop singer Ariana Grande can't personally chat with each of her loves, ... more

Islamic State has offered to trade hostages for imprisoned 'superstar'

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Islamic State has offered to trade hostages for imprisoned 'superstar'
For months, Islamic State militants have engaged in a high-stakes game of deadly extortion, threatening to behead American captives they are holding in the Middle ... more

Five ways Larry Ellison has made his mark on Hollywood (so far)

published about 2 hours ago
Five ways Larry Ellison has made his mark on Hollywood (so far)
Larry Ellison, the billionaire founder of Oracle Corp., built one of the biggest companies in the technology industry, but his influence hasn't stopped there. He's ... more

MFW: ruffles and florals at Blumarine

published about 2 hours ago
MFW: ruffles and florals at Blumarine
Italian designer Anna Molinari was back with her second show in two days, this time for her Blumarine Spring/Summer 2015 collection. 

Hungry City: Abyssinia in Harlem

published about 19 hours ago
Hungry City: Abyssinia in Harlem
At Abyssinia in Harlem, the flatbread does the heavy lifting with the Ethiopian dishes.

Noted: A Sobering Future for New York’s Dive Bars

published 1 day ago
Noted: A Sobering Future for New York’s Dive Bars
New York’s hard-core drinking joints are threatened by gentrification.

Eat: The Ultimate Cuban Comfort Food: Picadillo

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Eat: The Ultimate Cuban Comfort Food: Picadillo
A stew of ground beef and tomatoes gives a taste of island home cooking.

Food News Around New York

published 2 days ago
Food News Around New York
Stamps honor American chefs, MatchaBar opens in Williamsburg and the Good Batch bakery in Clinton Hill.

A Bar Boulud in Boston and Other Restaurant News

published 2 days ago
A Bar Boulud in Boston and Other Restaurant News
Daniel Boulud opens in Boston; restaurants opening or closing in Manhattan and Queens.

Times Insider: Tracking a Microtrend Among Affluent Parents

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When children are off to boarding school, some parents are staying connected by buying homes nearby.

Leaving Home, but Not the Folks

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Leaving Home, but Not the Folks
What’s that buzzing sound near your boarding school? It may be a hovering parent.

At Home With Michele Raffin: 362 Birds, and Unruffled

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At Home With Michele Raffin: 362 Birds, and Unruffled
One rescue led to many, many others and a teeming two-wing backyard sanctuary.

Life With Hundreds of Birds

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Michele Raffin has hundreds of birds in her California backyard, also known as Pandemonium Aviaries, where she cares for talkative parrots and is breeding endangered ... more

On Location: Vinegar Hill, Brooklyn: Sunrise, Sunset and a Space for Each

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The pair of apartments could have been combined, but they worked even better as their own separate worlds.

Passengers cry as smoke-filled plane rattles to emergency landing

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Many wept. Some prayed. But after their smoke-filled plane rattled to an emergency landing, passengers had a new lease on life, as they exited a ... more

Celebrating fall foliage around the U.S.

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Can you feel the change of seasons in the air? CNN iReporters around the country share their beautiful autumn images.

Busch Gardens Removes Props in Wake of Beheadings

published about 2 hours ago
Busch Gardens Removes Props in Wake of Beheadings
Parks said that in light of recent events, some props may have had the unintended consequence of appearing insensitive.

Is this the happiest place on earth?

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CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta travels to Denmark to understand why it ranks so high when it comes to life satisfaction and happiness.