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WHO Convenes Zika Virus Emergency Meeting

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The World Health Organization has convened a meeting of researchers and health officials to determine whether the Zika virus should be declared a global health emergency. The WHO predicts the virus, which may be linked to neurological disorders in babies, could infect as many as 4 million people in the Americas this year. No firm […]

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'Love Story' Actors Return to Harvard 45 Years Later

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Actors Ali MacGraw and Ryan O’Neal are returning to Harvard University more than 45 years after the release of their 1970 classic “Love Story.” The duo, now in their 70s, will be reflecting on their careers Monday afternoon in a conversation moderated by arts journalist Alicia Anstead. MacGraw and O’Neal currently are co-starring in a […]

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7 Podcasts That Will Make You A Better Human

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Your newsfeed is depressing. Each new scroll reveals a fresh headline about police brutality, the migrant crisis or Donald Trump’s latest bigoted comment. It’s hard to stay up on all of it, let alone to understand what to think of it and what — if anything — there is to do about it. But don’t […]

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Cindy Crawford Is Retiring From Modeling At 50

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Say it ain’t so, Cindy Crawford. Our hearts are just about broken as Crawford says she will “maybe not say goodbye, but move on” from her epic modeling career as her 50th birthday approaches on Feb. 20. “I’m sure I’ll have my picture taken for 10 more years, but not as a model anymore. And […]