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Meghan Markle's latest hairstyle broke royal tradition, again

Meghan Markle’s messy side bun isn’t exactly the royal norm, but it still looked effortless and chic.  (Reuters) Meghan Markle has become all too familiar with breaking tradition when it comes to her look, and the bride-to-be’s latest hairstyle is no exception. The 36-year-old made a surprise appearance in Belfast, Northern Ireland with Prince Harry Friday, sporting what’s quickly become ...

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Student challenges dress code after being punished for not wearing a dress to school

An 11-year-old and her mother challenged a school’s 40-year dress code tradition after the basketball player was benched because she did not wear a dress to school.  (Courtesy of Kimberly Schaal) An 11-year-old and her mother have challenged a school’s dress code after the tween was punished for not wearing a dress. Rachel Manfredini plays on her Cottonwood, CA, school’s ...

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Ina Garten weighs in on Julia Child, Jacques Pepin chicken debate

Celebrity chef Ina Garten declared on Food Network’s “Cook Like a Pro” that chicken does not need to be washed before roasting – siding with Pepin.  (AP / Reuters) In 1999 Julia Child insisted to French chef Jacques Pepin in their PBS series “Julia & Jacques Cooking at Home” that chicken needed to be washed before it is roasted. Pepin ...

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Truex wins from pole at Fontana NASCAR race

Truex leads the field at Fontana on the way to a flag to flag win.  (AP) Martin Truex Jr. saw nothing but clean air and green flags down the stretch in his first victory of the new NASCAR Cup season. Truex didn’t get much of a look at Kevin Harvick, whose bid for four straight wins was ruined by an ...

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11 surprising items that aren’t recyclable

Proper recycling actually has a whole lot of rules.  (iStock) Hold up – don’t toss those empty containers in the recycling bin just yet! While it’s great to recycle as much as possible, there are some items that don’t belong in that bin. Here’s a look at 11 things you think are recyclable but they’re not. 1. Some takeout containers ...

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