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The Best Beard Style for Your Face Shape
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The Best Beard Style for Your Face Shape

If you have a strong chin

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A stronger chin can accentuate your face, and you can still wear a beard without hiding it. "If you want your strong chin to show, keep the sides of your beard …

‘Game of Thrones’ cheat sheet: Your guide to Season 7
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‘Game of Thrones’ cheat sheet: Your guide to Season 7

There will be blood.

Game of Thrones won’t be back on our screens for a few more agonizing months, but that definitely won’t stop us from obsessing over it in the meantime.

Now that the show has moved past the …

Google self-driving car spin-off Waymo sues Uber, accuses former manager of stealing thousands of files
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Google self-driving car spin-off Waymo sues Uber, accuses former manager of stealing thousands of files

An explosive new lawsuit by self-driving firm Waymo accusing ride-hailing giant Uber of using Waymo’s patented technology reads like a classic spy thriller — with a 21st Century misdirected email thrown in.

Waymo, recently spun off from Google into its …

Parents share daughter’s poem on heroin addiction in obituary
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Parents share daughter’s poem on heroin addiction in obituary

Delaney Farrell was introduced to heroin five years ago. (iStock)

The parents of a Pennsylvania girl who overdosed on heroin are hoping to help others struggling with drug addiction by sharing their daughter’s poem about her battle in her obituary.…

Five early summer league standouts
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Five early summer league standouts

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The NBA just wrapped up its summer leagues in Orlando and Salt Lake City as the league prepares for the main event in Las Vegas. While Orlando and Salt Lake City include less teams than Vegas, the …

A College Student Who Seeks to Learn Rather Than to Teach
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A College Student Who Seeks to Learn Rather Than to Teach

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Last year, the social psychologist Jonathan Haidt argued that recent conflicts at institutions of higher education are rooted in conflicting assessments of their telos, or core purpose.

Is it to seek truth or to advance social …

Baby names have got out of hand. Give them numbers instead
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Baby names have got out of hand. Give them numbers instead

It’s always the hideously posh Harold Lloyd lookalikes that you have to watch. Who among us knew that Tory MP and living caricature Jacob Rees-Mogg was an unrelenting sex machine? It turns out that unfortunately he is, and now that …

The Inspiring Secrets of People Who Lost 50+ Pounds—and Kept It Off
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The Inspiring Secrets of People Who Lost 50+ Pounds—and Kept It Off

Eat like a caveman

Courtesy Kyle Kranz

Kyle Kranz is a 29-year-old former athlete who lost 85 pounds after gaining weight steadily after suffering a bad injury because of a car accident in middle school. "I was unable to play …

German police clash with protesters ahead of G-20; use water cannons, pepper spray
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German police clash with protesters ahead of G-20; use water cannons, pepper spray

A police officer sprays a liquid during a protest against the G-20 summit in Hamburg, northern Germany, on July 6. The leaders of the group of 20 meet July 7 and 8. (Michael Probst / AP)

German police clashed with …

Nature on the move
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Nature on the move

Deer Ticks (Ixodes scapularis), also called blacklegged ticks, are one of four major species that commonly bite people in Canada.

Disease-carrying pests and toxic weeds are on the rise because of climate change and urbanization. As Wency Leung reports, it’s …