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11 hours agoLifestyle / Parenting : Dooce

"Chi son? Sono un poeta. Che cosa faccio? Scrivo. E come vivo? Vivo. In povertà mia lieta scialo da gran signore rime ed inni d'amore."

Ariana Grande skips NYC charity event over Ebola fears: source

Ariana Grande was a no show at a scheduled appearance at a charity in New York because she was terrified of “catching Ebola,” Confidenti@l can exclusively report.

New York City ‘disease detectives’ hunt contacts of Ebola-infected Craig Spencer

City “disease detectives” probing New York’s first Ebola case retraced his every step and tracked down his contacts Friday as the ailing doctor stayed in isolation.

Parents of missing UVA student Hannah Graham visit crime scene

The parents of missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham accompanied investigators Friday to the scene of the crime, spending about a half-hour there.

Fla. man changes plea mid-trial in gruesome murders

The gruesome saga of a Florida mother killed and dismembered with her two young children took another macabre turn when the accused killer brought his murder trial to a halt by firing his lawyers and saying he wanted to be put to de...

Jihadists celebrated attacks on Canadian military men as dead soldier memorialized

Jihadists lauded the attacks in Canada that took the lives of two soldiers, posting celebratory wishes on Twitter and encouraging more destruction, while the body of Cpl.

Report: Joe Maddon exercises opt-out clause in Rays contract

Joe Maddon is leaving the Rays. The long-time skipper has exercised the opt-out clause in his contract, ESPN is reporting. He will leave his job as Rays manager immediately.

Doctor silenced by lawyers from warning lovers of HIV Romeo

Dozens of young women in a Romanian town are awaiting the results of an HIV test after discovering at the funeral of a local Romeo that he had been suffering from AIDS.

Craig Spencer is 24th Doctors Without Borders staffer with Ebola

Dr. Craig Spencer of Harlem became the latest victim while working in Guinea, one of the three West African nations at the epicenter of the worst Ebola infection ever.

One of the New York cops hurt in hatchet attack leaves hospital

One of the rookie cops wounded by a maniac with a hatchet was released from the hospital Friday amid revelations that the suspect had been “ranting about America” before he attacked.

Thousands apply for ‘Games of Thrones’ extra spots in Spain

A "Thrones" casting call seeking 600 extras for a battle scene filmed in Spain drew 86,000 applications, crashing the production company's servers, Entertainment Weekly reports.

The Mommyish Definitive Guide To Infertility: Hysterosalpingograms and Fertility Medications

12 hours agoLifestyle / Parenting : Mommyish

You and your partner have been poked and prodded like pin cushions, just to find out that you have infertility issues. Your doctor thinks medication is a good first step. You still want to try and get pregnant, so here's a guide to what may happen next. Show More Summary

The causeway

13 hours agoLifestyle / Parenting : Dooce

A small heads up for anyone headed to this beautiful spot in the middle of The Great Salt Lake.

Wheelchair no handicap for Mets fan calendar model Amanda Perla

Amanda Perla thought for sure her wheelchair would be an issue. Sure, she was wearing a bright blue Mets cap and a bright blue shirt and was flashing a smile perfect enough for a toothpaste ad. But she thought the wheelchair would be what people would notice

Morning Feeding: The Unofficial List Of People Who Should Never Give Parenting Advice

13 hours agoLifestyle / Parenting : Mommyish

An officially unofficial list of people who shouldn’t give parenting advice -HuffPo Parents This is the newest way to tell when you’re fertile -Parents.com The second hardest conversation one woman has ever had with her daughter -Babble...Show More Summary

KFC Korea adds beef patty to Double Down sandwich

KFC may have outdone themselves this time with the release of a monstrous, amped up version of its infamous Double Down sandwich: a beef burger patty between their signature deep-fried chicken 'buns.'

Ebola in NYC: Experts on Craig Spencer's self-quarantine ethics

Dr. Craig Spencer, New York City's first Ebola patient, went out in public before he fell ill with the deadly disease, causing outraged New Yorkers to wonder if he should have quarantined himself as a precaution.

Stephen Collins' acting career in ruins: lawyers

Former “7th Heaven” star Stephen Collins is stuck in limbo. The actor’s career has imploded over the emergence of audio of the actor confessing to child molestation, his lawyer says.

Real estate agency left red-faced after porn broadcast on TV in its window

Now that's a real property bust! An upmarket British real estate agent has been left red-faced after porn was broadcast on a TV in its window.

NYPD cop busted for allegedly hitting daughter with belt

Officer Eworth Pryce, 43, used the belt on the 16-year-old girl in their East Flatbush, Brooklyn, home in an overzealous attempt to discipline her, officials said.

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