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A new “gay-friendly” mosque in Cape Town, South Africa, opened its doors on Friday despite receiving death threats and criticism from the local Muslim community. The “Wynberg Open Mosque” is the first of its kind in South Africa. It was founded by U...
Photo by Flicker user Paull YoungAccording to a team of researchers at the University of Montreal, the current trend of using playtime to bolster kids’ fitness through structured physical activity is robbing tots of some of the aspects of play they...
A screenshot of the first person shooter video game Call of Duty: Black Ops 2.LOS ANGELES — Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani is joining a video game company’s fight against disgraced Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega, who is suing...
Don’t assume your new spouse will automatically be eligible for a spousal benefit on your record. Photo by Flickr user Seabright Hoffman. Larry Kotlikoff’s Social Security original 34 “secrets”, his additional secrets, his...
The co-founder of Tavern Books, Carl Adamshick is the recipient of the 2010 Walt Whitman Award and Literary Art’s Oregon Literary Fellowship. Photo by Liz Mehl Carl Adamshick has been writing poetry seriously for 20 years, and most of his...
Tom Adair and Fred de Sam Lazaro, near a police security guard on the streets of Port Harcourt, Nigeria. Photo by Nikki See The story of Ebola in Nigeria is an unusual and frankly rare one about things going right somewhere in Africa, albeit with...