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Claude Levi-Strauss, French Anthropologist, Dies

AP | ANGELA DOLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS — After weeks crossing the high seas, Claude Levi-Strauss breathed in his first lungful of the New World, a perfume tinged with pepper or ...

Turning Up the Pressure on the U.S Chamber of Commerce

Josh Nelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Nelson

Companies should only be members of the Chamber of Commerce if they support hyper-conservative anti-regulatory policies across the board, and aren't afraid to show it.

Mohawk Paper Joins Chamber of Commerce Exodus

Brendan DeMelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Brendan DeMelle

The Chamber has been losing members -- real members out of its actual 300,000 or less total -- at a rate of several each week lately.

Save Money, Shop Fung-Mart: Where Wal-Mart Goes To Shop

Al Norman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Al Norman

While many American retailers are just one lackluster back-to-school season away from disaster, the malingering recession has been very good to some retail manufacturers, especially in China.

America's Biggest Brands: Iconic Or Overexposed? (SLIDESHOW, VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In the money-hungry world of corporate America, is there such a thing as too much of a good thing? In the case of mega-brands like Wal-Mart, Starbucks...

Joining Together in the Fight Against AIDS

John Tedstrom | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Tedstrom

In our work around the world, we have witnessed firsthand the destructive power of this disease. Although its pain invades every aspect of family life and human emotion, the toll is also economic.

Most Hated Director at Cannes: Lars Von Trier as Antichrist or Shaman?

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

The film is marked by anxiety, cruelty and power manipulation in which the climax is a clitorectomy executed with a pair of scissors.

Corporations' Plea for Climate Legislation Ignored

Janet Ritz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Janet Ritz

The need for the United States to lead by example through legislation has never been greater. Unfortunately, the need for change in Washington may have superseded that consideration.