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In Chile, 'Marraqueta' Is The Daily Bread

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 9:24am

This crusty bread likely originated with French immigrants of centuries past, but it's =become deeply entwined with Chilean identity, diet ... even language. Yet most people don't make it at home.

What Did Nearsighted Humans Do Before Glasses?

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 9:22am

Many of us would be at a loss without our glasses. We asked historians and ophthalmologists how humans managed before modern corrective eyewear.

Top Stories: Fatal Police Shooting In Minnesota; World Unemployment

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 9:16am

Also: More protests against police brutality in Baton Rouge; House Speaker Ryan asks that Hillary Clinton be denied classified information; and the running of the bulls starts today in Spain.

Songs We Love: Local Natives, 'Fountain Of Youth'

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 9:00am

The California band lets the world become its studio for its shiny new album Sunlit Youth. In an anthemic track, it embraces reinvention.

About Face: On Beauty, Characters, And Threading The Needle

Thu, 07/07/2016 - 8:43am

The looks and faces of actresses provide endless fodder for debate and fascination. But some care is called for in where we take these arguments.




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