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Sunday, June 30, 2013

Life After Easy Money: Get Ready for a Big Market Shift

Life After Easy Money: Get Ready for a Big Market Shift


Life After Easy Money: Get Ready for a Big Market Shift

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 11:05 AM PDT

The Fed has announced plans to finally scale back its program of quantitative easing, causing a roller-coaster ride in the markets that's likely to last all summer

The Return to Tahrir Square: Protesters Gather to Demand Morsi's Ouster

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 11:05 AM PDT

One year after Mohammed Morsi took office, Egyptians have gathered across the country to call for a premature end to his presidential term

New Study: Earthquakes Heal Themselves

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 11:05 AM PDT

New Study: Earthquakes Heal Themselves

Cover Story: The Pursuit of Happiness

Posted: 30 Jun 2013 11:05 AM PDT

Cover Story: The Pursuit of Happiness

Saturday, June 29, 2013

Gay Marriage Court Victories Signal a Longer War to Come

Gay Marriage Court Victories Signal a Longer War to Come


Gay Marriage Court Victories Signal a Longer War to Come

Posted: 29 Jun 2013 10:05 AM PDT

Despite Wednesday's landmark Supreme Court rulings, there is still no clear path for marriage equality in the U.S.

How Kids Will Decide the Future of Television

Posted: 29 Jun 2013 10:05 AM PDT

Streaming services are spending bundles on shows that skew toward a younger demographic

Brain Scans Could Identify Mental Disorders

Posted: 29 Jun 2013 10:05 AM PDT

Brain Scans Could Identify Mental Disorders

Gettysburg, Then and Now: 150 Years Later

Posted: 29 Jun 2013 10:05 AM PDT

Gettysburg, Then and Now: 150 Years Later

Friday, June 28, 2013

Voyager I: On the Verge of the Solar System's Exit Ramp

Voyager I: On the Verge of the Solar System's Exit Ramp


Voyager I: On the Verge of the Solar System's Exit Ramp

Posted: 28 Jun 2013 11:35 AM PDT

A new study reveals just how close humanity is to being an interstellar species

Trayvon Martin's Friend Explained, Linguistically

Posted: 28 Jun 2013 11:35 AM PDT

Rachel Jeantel, a key witness in the trial of George Zimmerman, made a lot more sense than you think

Paula Deen's Sponsors Vanish But Book Sales Soar

Posted: 28 Jun 2013 11:35 AM PDT

Paula Deen's Sponsors Vanish But Book Sales Soar

Corliss Reviews Almodóvar's I'm So Excited!

Posted: 28 Jun 2013 11:35 AM PDT

Corliss Reviews Almodóvar's I'm So Excited!

Thursday, June 27, 2013

The RNC's Election Autopsy, 100 Days Later

The RNC's Election Autopsy, 100 Days Later


The RNC's Election Autopsy, 100 Days Later

Posted: 27 Jun 2013 10:35 AM PDT

The Republican Party leadership is struggling to convince lawmakers to embrace the change it called for in its landmark report

The Longer War to Come on Gay Marriage

Posted: 27 Jun 2013 10:35 AM PDT

The Supreme Court's decision will set off more fighting, not a clear path for marriage equality

The 25 Best Songs of 2013 (So Far)

Posted: 27 Jun 2013 07:05 AM PDT

Our list includes everything from hip-hop anthems to tear-jerking ballads and synth-pop sing-alongs perfect for driving around with the windows down

The Unseen Workers Vital to the U.S. Economy

Posted: 27 Jun 2013 10:35 AM PDT

A look the unseen -- and underpaid -- workers vital to the U.S. economy

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Supreme Court Strikes Down Defense Of Marriage Act

Supreme Court Strikes Down Defense Of Marriage Act


Supreme Court Strikes Down Defense Of Marriage Act

Posted: 26 Jun 2013 12:20 PM PDT

High court also clears the way for same-sex marriages to resume in California

Behind the Story: How Gay Marriage Won

Posted: 26 Jun 2013 12:20 PM PDT

TIME's April cover story explains gays' and lesbians' journey from Stonewall to the altar in two generations

How to Navigate Insane Facebook Friends

Posted: 26 Jun 2013 12:20 PM PDT

How to Navigate Insane Facebook Friends

A Tearful Paula Deen Talks to Matt Lauer on TODAY

Posted: 26 Jun 2013 12:20 PM PDT

A Tearful Paula Deen Talks to Matt Lauer on TODAY

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Part of Voting Rights Act

Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Part of Voting Rights Act


Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Part of Voting Rights Act

Posted: 25 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

Historically racially-troubled counties no longer need federal approval to change local election laws

Housing Prices Show Biggest Jump in 7 Years

Posted: 25 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

Rising interest rates on mortgages may slow future growth, though

Cereal Liars: Cap'n Crunch and Other Fake Titles

Posted: 25 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

Cereal Liars: Cap'n Crunch and Other Fake Titles

WATCH: Paula Deen's Sons Defend Their Mom

Posted: 25 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

WATCH: Paula Deen's Sons Defend Their Mom

Monday, June 24, 2013

Snowden's Stopover: Moscow Is a Safe Choice -- For Now

Snowden's Stopover: Moscow Is a Safe Choice -- For Now


Snowden's Stopover: Moscow Is a Safe Choice -- For Now

Posted: 24 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

With a culture of helping whistleblowers and no extradition treaty with Washington, Russia is a reliable bet, at least temporarily

Supreme Court Sets High Bar For Race-Based Affirmative Action

Posted: 24 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

The narrow ruling will make it tougher for schools to use race as a criteria in admissions decisions

Dr. Oz on the Real Threat to The Sopranos

Posted: 24 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

Even tough guys like Tony Soprano should get routine health checkups

Mad Men Finale: Don Draper vs. Dick Whitman

Posted: 24 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

Jesse Dorris

Sunday, June 23, 2013

Edward Snowden Leaves Hong Kong, Lands in Moscow

Edward Snowden Leaves Hong Kong, Lands in Moscow


Edward Snowden Leaves Hong Kong, Lands in Moscow

Posted: 23 Jun 2013 11:35 AM PDT

It's a move sure to trigger new tensions with China and Russia. Snowden apparently got help from WikiLeaks as well

TIME Interviews Former President Jimmy Carter

Posted: 23 Jun 2013 11:35 AM PDT

Carter talks female priests, the death penalty, Syria and more

U.S. Government and Hackers: Frenemies Forever

Posted: 23 Jun 2013 11:35 AM PDT

U.S. Government and Hackers: Frenemies Forever

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Hong Kong Authorities Silent as Charges Filed Against Snowden

Hong Kong Authorities Silent as Charges Filed Against Snowden


Hong Kong Authorities Silent as Charges Filed Against Snowden

Posted: 22 Jun 2013 10:20 AM PDT

A fight for extradition looms as the U.S. Justice Department formally issued charges of espionage and theft of government property against the NSA whistleblower

Patriot Game: Hunting as Therapy for Veterans

Posted: 22 Jun 2013 10:20 AM PDT

Psychiatric experts say hunting has the potential to help returning troops, but the pastime poses dangers too

Jackson Case: Poor Sleep Linked to Sudden Death?

Posted: 22 Jun 2013 10:20 AM PDT

Jackson Case: Poor Sleep Linked to Sudden Death?

Hubble's Amazing Photo of Galaxies Colliding

Posted: 22 Jun 2013 10:20 AM PDT

Hubble's Amazing Photo of Galaxies Colliding

Friday, June 21, 2013

Hell Is Other People: The New Anti-Social Network

Hell Is Other People: The New Anti-Social Network


Hell Is Other People: The New Anti-Social Network

Posted: 21 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

A new social network can help you avoid your friends while out around town. The catch? You have to tell it where you are

Making Sense of the Homicide Investigation Involving Aaron Hernandez

Posted: 21 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

The Patriots tight end is engulfed in a controversy surrounding the execution-style killing of another football player

Mind Over Matter: Tech Won't Replace Brainpower

Posted: 21 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

We need info stored in our head, not just 'in the cloud'

Store Lighting Changes Biology of Our Veggies

Posted: 21 Jun 2013 11:50 AM PDT

Store Lighting Changes Biology of Our Veggies

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Viewpoint: Obama's Plan to Cut Nukes is Risky Business

Viewpoint: Obama's Plan to Cut Nukes is Risky Business


Viewpoint: Obama's Plan to Cut Nukes is Risky Business

Posted: 20 Jun 2013 12:05 PM PDT

Former Sen. Jon Kyl warns that that reducing the U.S. nuclear arsenal without conferring with Congress puts national security at risk

NBA Finals Tickets Selling for $30K

Posted: 20 Jun 2013 12:05 PM PDT

People are shelling out big bucks for the decisive Game 7 between the Miami Heat and the San Antonio Spurs

James Gandolfini, A Made Man Who Made TV Great

Posted: 20 Jun 2013 12:05 PM PDT

TIME's James Poniewozik writes that Gandolfini's Tony Soprano rewrote the script for the modern TV antihero

Belching Black Hole Eats Gas and Burps X-rays

Posted: 20 Jun 2013 12:05 PM PDT

The Andromeda Galaxy just next door is home to a lot of new -- and rude -- star remnants

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Fed Chairman May Outline New Course for American Economy

Fed Chairman May Outline New Course for American Economy


Fed Chairman May Outline New Course for American Economy

Posted: 19 Jun 2013 12:05 PM PDT

With the U.S. economy slowly improving, Ben Bernanke is expected today to scale back the Federal Reserve policies that have been in place since the recession

Brazil's Protests Reveal Region's Fumbling Elites

Posted: 19 Jun 2013 12:05 PM PDT

As Latin American countries gain more wealth, their citizens become less accepting of social inequality

The Tragedy of the Gulf of Mexico 'Dead Zone'

Posted: 19 Jun 2013 12:05 PM PDT

A lack of oxygen in the water sends sealife fleeing

Viewpoint: How English Majors Win in the End

Posted: 19 Jun 2013 12:05 PM PDT

The humanities are critical to creative research and critical thinking, writes Harvard professor Annette Gordon-Reed

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

The Horror and Fear of This Season's Mad Men

The Horror and Fear of This Season's Mad Men


The Horror and Fear of This Season's Mad Men

Posted: 18 Jun 2013 10:20 AM PDT

The AMC hit show has grappled with historical tragedies and character catastrophies alike in recent episodes. It all raises a bad omen for the show's finale, writes TV critic James Poniewozik

Women In Combat: A Needed Shift in the Top Ranks

Posted: 18 Jun 2013 10:20 AM PDT

Females will be eligible for the military's most-elite units starting in 2015, but it couldn't come soon enough, writes TIME's Mark Thompson

DockDogs: The Sport Where Canines Catch Big Air

Posted: 18 Jun 2013 10:20 AM PDT

DockDogs: The Sport Where Canines Catch Big Air

They're Tech Titans, Not Government Stooges

Posted: 18 Jun 2013 10:20 AM PDT

Ever since news reports suggested that major tech firms provide the NSA with "direct" access to their servers, the companies have been waging a campaign to demonstrate that they're not government stooges