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    To prevent the flu, should we all be wearing surgical masks?

    In Asia, wearing a mask is commonplace. Between protection from poor air quality and safeguarding against the spread of disease, it has become normal to spot many on the streets of Tokyo or Hong Kong wearing face masks. But are masks about to become a daily accessory in the U.S.? And are masks really even […]

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    Meet Stormy Daniels, the adult-film star Trump allegedly paid $130K in hush money

    Adult-film actress Stormy Daniels is at the center of President Trump‘s latest controversy. Trump’s lawyer is said to have paid the actress $130,000 just a month before the 2016 election so she would keep quiet over an alleged one-night encounter back in 2006. The White House and the actress have denied she and Trump had a sexual […]

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    D.C. restaurant revokes dress code after claims of racial discrimination

    A restaurant has fired a bouncer and reversed its dress code policy after allegations that a customer was racially discriminated against for wearing sneakers. Earlier this week, Ayyaz Rashid the managing partner of El Centro D.F., a Washington, D.C., restaurant told the Root that the bouncer who tried to prevent Brian Gordon, a black man, […]

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    This school has a brilliant solution to avoid dress code violations

    One middle school in Pennsylvania has devised a creative way to help students meet its dress code: an on-campus clothing closet. The program, offered by Shamokin Middle School, is just called “The Clothes Closet” and currently offers about 100 articles of free clothing for students to wear in accordance with the dress code policy. Per the […]

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    7 Gift Ideas for Your Kids That Won’t Cost You a Dime

    I was enjoying getting lost in the large store, books piled high on every shelf. It seemed it didn’t have an end as I navigated my way through the vast categories of books. As I sat perusing my fingers through some pages, I felt someone staring at me. I peered over the top of the […]

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    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to wed next year

    LONDON (AP) — Actress, humanitarian campaigner, lifestyle blogger — and, next spring, a princess. Palace officials announced Monday that Prince Harry is engaged to Meghan Markle, confirming months of rumors that the couple was close to tying the knot. The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms. Meghan […]

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    6 Things You Should Never Do After Getting Fired

    Getting fired can be a very emotional experience, especially if you weren’t expecting it. After the shock has worn off, you’ll likely feel angry and have an urge to colorfully express that anger toward your boss and co-workers. Instead of switching to revenge mode, try your best to stay cool and get through your last […]

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    Baby’s unicorn costume has a heartwarming backstory

    Unicorns are seen as magical, which has likely led to their increased popularity in recent years — in forms that include makeup brushes, face highlighters, and even unicorn snot. Now parents have decided to dress their 1-year-old girl as a stylish unicorn for her Oct. 29 birthday photoshoot — in which little Nyla Brown posed […]

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    Halloween costumes you only need eyeliner to create

    Sometimes it feels like every year Halloween gets bigger, flashier, and more expensive. Sure you love dressing up (who doesn’t?), but you don’t want to blow your budget on a costume that will only be worn once. Luckily, there are Halloween costumes that only require eyeliner. Yes — we’re serious! It’s an inexpensive, fun, and creative […]

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    Your Kid With Egg Allergies Can Safely Eat These 20 Halloween Treats

    Halloween can be an exhilarating time for children to get dressed up and sugared out, but for those munchkins and their parents dealing with food allergies, it can also be a time of meticulous planning and fear of accidental exposure. The Centers For Disease Control (CDC) estimates that there has been an 18 percent increase […]