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New Orleans: Where you can let go and still feel connected

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Plenty of American cities pride themselves on their fine food and drink. None of them relish where they’ve been and what they have as much as New Orleans, a...

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The color of a T-rex discussed

What color was a T-rex? — Jack H., 7, Taunton, England Dear Jack, When we dig up fossils from the Earth they can tell us a lot about life in the past....


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New Orleans: Where you can let go and still feel connected

Plenty of American cities pride themselves on their fine food and drink. None of them relish where they’ve been and what they have as much as New Orleans, a...


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Exploring a Japanese mangrove forest by canoe

AMAMI, Japan — On the east coast of Amami-Oshima island in Kagoshima Prefecture, I took an about 90-minute canoe tour to explore a mangrove forest in the...


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Hit the trail to tranquillity just off Portland's coast

PORTLAND, Maine — Staring down through the light jade Atlantic Ocean at its rippled sandy bottom, I could see a multitude of hermit crabs trekking across the...


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At Modeling Camp D.C., the foundation of an intense business

WASHINGTON — There comes a point in every woman’s life when she learns that less is more when it comes to makeup. Even for models. If left to their own...




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Rami Malek, star of Mr. Robot, is ready to start dressing like a

“Could you imagine Elliot going shopping?” Rami Malek is talking about the black hoodie, the one his complicated character, cybersecurity whiz Elliot...


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Travel talk: Vacation with baby; international travel insurance;

Q: Instead of buying presents that no one wants, my husband and I (in our 60s) would like to take our offspring (late 20s) on a trip Christmas week to someplace...


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You think Cary Grant's roller bag never wobbled?

The Santa Fe, New Mexico, airport looks like it hasn’t changed much in about 70 years, which is to say it’s charming, everything scaled down to human...


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Six ways Miley Cyrus went from VMAs punchline to a social

The beginning of the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. A giant teddy bear’s stomach opens on stage to reveal Miley Cyrus, sticking out her tongue. Miley starts...


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Eazy-E's son thinks Suge Knight killed his father by infecting

Yung Eazy, the son of N.W.A co-founder Eric “Eazy-E” Wright, thinks Suge Knight killed his father. Yung Eazy, whose real name is Eric Wright Jr.,...


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Eazy-E's son thinks Suge Knight killed his father by infecting

Yung Eazy, the son of N.W.A co-founder Eric “Eazy-E” Wright, thinks Suge Knight killed his father. Yung Eazy, whose real name is Eric Wright Jr.,...