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Consider ‘The Lobster’ Trailer, Starring Colin Farrell and Rachel Weisz

It may have won the Jury Prize at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, but don’t go confusing The Lobster with some kind of stuffy French-award-winner. …Read More

Meet Your New ‘Daily Show’ Correspondents

Trevor Noah’s incarnation of The Daily Show may be retaining most of its creative team both on camera (all Jon Stewart-era correspondents are sticking around) and off (ditto for executive producers), but that doesn’t mean the Noah regime will kick off without some changes. …Read More

Dr J Returns to Philadelphia for the Erving Golf Classic

Philadelphia 76ers basketball legend Julius "Dr. J" Erving is the gift that keeps giving to Philadelphia sports fans. The Basketball Hall of Famer returns to Philadelphia for the Julius Erving Golf Classic September 12-14. The weekend...Show More Summary

We're on the Verge of Ending Child and Maternal Deaths -- Everywhere

Are we destined to fail under the Sustainable Development Goals? One might question how such a broad series of aspirational goals and targets can accomplish what many cannot even imagine. For example, the third proposed Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) endeavors to make health and well-being a reality for all of the world's citizens. Show More Summary

Together, We Can Ensure the Healthy Lives of Mothers and Babies Across the Globe

Chotti, who lives in a slum in Delhi, India, lost three babies not long after they were born. While she was pregnant, she did not receive any prenatal care, and she gave birth at home without a skilled health-care worker. "I didn't get check-ups -- nothing," Chotti said. Show More Summary

Not Only Is Good Health for All Achievable -- It's Affordable

Mother and child in rural Bangladesh talking to an eye-health project worker. Photo Credit: International Centre for Eye Health at the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine The world's governments have laid out the agenda for sustainable development between now and 2030. Show More Summary

A Plan to End All Preventable Deaths by 2030

Maternal and Child Survival -- Development Success Stories As we approach the end of 2015, it is clear that progress in child and maternal survival is one of the great success stories of international development. This was not the case in 2005. Show More Summary

Education and Health: the Spandrels to Build a Gender Equal World

This year, as students return to school, we should think about young people as individuals, rather than as issues. For any individual woman to gain equal opportunity, what would she need as a girl? Education and health. Intertwining education and health can ensure that girls not only survive, but thrive and reach their full potential. Show More Summary

Progress on Health, but Not Fast Enough

Melinda French Gates visits Mbagathi Hospital to better understand the treatment of severe pneumonia. She is accompanied by Dr. Fred Were, Kenya Pediatric Association, Dr. Anthony Scott, Wellcome Trust, Kilifi, Dr. Loyse Mutae, Chief of Pediatrics, Mbagathi Hospital and Dr. Show More Summary

A New Moment in Education

The annual back-to-school moment calls up recurring traditions of new moments for students: shiny new shoes and notebooks, yellow buses wending their way to scrubbed classrooms, new books and bulletin boards. But there is another kind of new moment for education that needs to be acknowledged as well: The quantity of human knowledge is exploding. Show More Summary

Underwater horse sculptures revealed at low tide in the Thames

A river installation in London that questions our relationship with fossil fuels appears and disappears as the water levels change

Outfest to Honor Tom Hanks, Lisa Cholodenko at Legacy Awards

The Philadelphia actor and the Kids Are All Right director will headline the LGBT film organization's awards ceremony this fall. read more

My #Filthiest Play from Maytag Gives You a Chance to Win Big

Alex Yarde encourages his children to play dirty. And if yours do too, you can enter for a chance to win a grand prize trip to the World Series, plus a Maytag Top Load Washer and Dryer. The post My #Filthiest Play from Maytag Gives You a Chance to Win Big appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Will And Robbie’s Divorce Gets Nasty On “River City” LANGFORD ON SOAPS

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Constructive Feedback University: Black Residents Of Compton CA Take To The Streets For A "Community Support /Protest Rally" Shouting "WE WANT PEACE" In Response To The Rampant Violence In Their Own Community

THIS SCENE MUST BE UNPACKAGED TO ADDRESS THE MULTIPLE TRUTHS THAT ARE AT WORK 1) AWARENESS - The Unfiltered VOICE OF THE PEOPLE Credit should be given to the "rank and file" members of this community who KNOW WHAT IS GOING ON IN THEIR OWN COMMUNITY and came out of their homes to lead a "Community Awareness" gathering, coordinated by the local clergy. Show More Summary

The 2030 Agenda Is a Win for Women and Girls

Last month, world governments finalized a new development framework to replace the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), which is expected to be formally adopted at a United Nations meeting later this month. U.S. Permanent Representative...Show More Summary

The World's New Health Goal Will Need Game-Changing Health Technologies

Ensuring healthy lives and promoting well-being for everyone at any age is a tall order, particularly if the aim is to achieve this by 2030. Yet this is the mandate of the third Sustainable Development Goal (SDG3), one of a set of 17 global goals designed to guide development priorities for the next 15 years. Show More Summary

Hello, My Name Is Luay. I Was a Refugee

Once upon a time I was a refugee who, unlike many of my relatives, was fortunate to escape persecution and genocide. The plight, struggle and impact of the exodus of refugees engulfing Europe is something I feel obliged to write about. Show More Summary

Iran's supreme leader calls for parliamentary vote on nuclear pact, lifting of all sanctions

Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, said Thursday that the Iranian parliament should vote on a landmark nuclear accord with Western powers. He also called for a full lifting of sanctions against Iran, rather than a partial one.

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