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    When cash is involved, child exploitation becomes very easy.

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    Can turning classic literature into Instagram Stories actually get more young people to read them?

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    New York University student Sophie Sandberg is chalking back to cat callers.

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    In light of Ibi Zoboi’s new novel, here are the four best retellings — with a twist! — of ‘Pride and Prejudice.’

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    An ancient theme and a modern style meet in Amanda Lovelace’s newest collection.

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    When it comes to headphones, it pays not to skimp.

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    The New York City roommates spill raunchy and relatable advice every Wednesday.

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    The positions and platforms of Tulsi Gabbard, Kirsten Gillibrand, Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren.

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    Come for the pops, stay for the tear-filled moments of beauty.

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    The once-iconic series is hardly recognizable today.

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    Too busy to keep up with current events? Think again.

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    Inspiration can come from the most unusual (or mundane) places.

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    The plus-sized runner is breaking fitness norms one marathon (and ultramarathon) at a time.

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    In it, author M. L. Rio challenges one of Shakespeare’s most famous dictums: ‘A man can die but once.’

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    Aside from a few scattered positives, the 13-track project feels like a throwaway.

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    Told through the stories of three unknown African Americans, the book explores the all-too-human desire for freedom.

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    Who knew a singing, rapping, twerking flautist would be the key to inspiring body positivity?

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    Fill up your passport and your wallet.

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    The multitalented Indian American was incorporating activism into his acting long before it was cool.

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    Nearly half a million Puerto Ricans have emigrated in the last decade, and the stories offer a glimpse into their lives.

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    The YouTuber’s notorious channel is basically a tutorial for duping your loved ones.

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    As an actor, writer and producer, Green has quietly had a hand in some of the most iconic media of the 21st century.

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    The Julianna Margulies-led drama is smarter, quicker and sexier than any other legal series on the air.

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    The author won’t mind, and neither will your REM cycle.

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    People are generally pretty trusting, unfortunately.

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    The New York Times’ best-selling author and podcast phenom talks grammar, the grind and building an empire.

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    Turn on, tune in, stay in school.

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    The Austin-born, LA-based duo chats new cities, career analogies and potion recipes.

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    The new sci-fi series balances the fantastical and the dramatic with a rare finesse.

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    Lovato’s milestone underscores the importance of perseverance, not perfection.

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    The 15-year-old phenom owes her celebrity as much to her haters as she does her fans.

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    The 23-year-old mother of two has spun every opportunity into a break, and now she’s on the verge of mainstream success.

     

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    Social media, love, vulnerability: the new release explores all the complexities of modern teendom.

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    What is it about King’s work that, despite several massive commercial flops, keeps directors coming back for more?

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    In the Academy’s 91-year history, of the 546 films nominated for best picture, only six have been horror movies.

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    Even the most responsible students can get overburdened from time to time.

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    Time explains why you look different after a decade, but not why the Earth does.

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    Data exploitation is more widespread than ever before, but things are only getting worse.

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    According to its creators, this season will be the grossest one yet.

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    To stay ahead of the competition, the MCU needs to keep experimenting.

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    Be prepared to pause while you try and stop laughing.

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    Involuntary rehab is at odds with medical ethics, but in line with disease treatment.

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    Smart, eloquent and openly antagonistic, Paglia lives to complicate feminist ideology.

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    The anime-style ad, which featured a noticeably paler Osaka, has since been pulled from Nissin’s website.

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    Finally, characters like Circe and Medusa get to tell their side of the story.

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    The poet’s passing marks the end of one of the world’s most transcendental, plainspoken wordsmiths.

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    It might not pay all your bills, but your creativity can definitely give you some financial cushion.

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    This week’s Sundance winners are next year’s Oscars.

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    The hip-hop community is nonplussed, to say the least, with Grande’s latest sampling choices.

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    If you manage your ambition, you can make much better use of it.

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    The group’s new album, ‘Father of the Bride,’ is set to release later this year.

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    It’s time to get excited about everyday objects.

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    Tuition might be pricey, but it’s only the tip of a very expensive iceberg.

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    I saw the best minds of my generation reciting poetry on a YouTube channel.

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    How the story of a boy and his magical dog stole the hearts of millions of viewers and made television history.

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    The podcasting family is slated to write for the upcoming ‘War of the Realms’ spinoff.

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    You know something is really stupid when YouTube has to get involved.

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    The long-awaited novel from the New York Times’ best-selling author comes out Feb. 5.

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    It’s ‘House Hunters International’ meets ‘The Bachelor.’

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    Finally, an adaptation that Rick Riordan fans can be proud of.

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    Sasha Sloan, Allie McDonald, Willow Smith and Billie Marten will all be household names soon.

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    Unlike most students, third-culture kids can find college too constricting.

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    One key character is conspicuously missing from the newest trailer.

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    Yes, much of our lives are driven by FOMO, but isn’t that better than materialism?

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    Peak cuffing season means peak Netflix content.

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    If Democrats keep refusing to compromise, they might also be blamed.

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    ‘Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club’ may be the final nail in the coffin.

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    Books, just like recycling bins and hybrid cars, are a vital part of the green revolution.

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    For starters, most people don’t even know what happened at Wounded Knee.

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    It’s definitely not a traditional game review, but that might be a good thing.

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    The Swiss philosopher didn’t actually write about social media, but he might as well have.

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    Her Cinderella-esque story is the stuff of fairy tales, but her music is even better.

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    Even a slight shift would be tectonic.

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    Amidst Trumpian politics, Americans are growing reticent to call out bigotry.

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    As far as weird, creative channels go, you’ll be hard-pressed to find one better than P.J. Liguori’s.