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A Look at the Resurgence of Williamstown Theatre Festival

Cara Joy David | Posted 06.20.2015 | Arts
Cara Joy David

Now people are going to say there was no need for Williamstown to make a comeback, because it never went anywhere, but let me lay out my case.

Robert G. Zuckerman | Posted 06.04.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Robert G. Zuckerman

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Melvina's Descendants, Michelle Obama's Cousins

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 12.20.2014 | Black Voices
Megan Smolenyak

Back in 2009, I traced the then-new First Lady's family tree back four or five generations on all branches, but of all the ancestors I uncovered, it was a great-great-great-grandmother named Melvina Shields McGruder who captured my attention.

Saki Knafo

Grandparents Raising More Kids Amid Bad Economy, Wars

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 05.23.2012 | Parents

Adrian Charniak's grandson was born with cocaine in his blood. That's the first reason the Illinois child welfare agency decided the boy's parents wer...

Why We 'Play Nice' With Strangers

LiveScience | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

This pro-social behavior results from a change in social norms that allowed us to trust strangers, a new study suggests. That change is likely linked ...

Romantic Relationships Are Hotbeds for Serious Lies

Bella DePaulo | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Bella DePaulo

The BIG lies, the ones we consider most serious, are usually told by and to the people with whom we are most intimate.