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  • 'The Amazing Race' recap: How engaging?

    Bucky recaps last night's Amazing Race from Oman. Well, he wasn't in Oman; the teams were. OK, I'll let him start because I'm not making much sense:This week’s leg of The Amazing Race takes the teams to Muscat, Oman, which...
  • Joel Brinkley: What tyrants fear most: social media

    Most of the world's dictators share a common fear, and it's not of the United States, NATO, the United Nations or any outside entity. No, the force that most threatens them is social media. Originally designed as enhanced online chat forums for young...

    Yanni speaks: World music icon talks about influences, the foibles of fame, and his future

    In the 1990s, it seemed world-music artist Yanni could do no wrong. He sold more than 10 million copies of his albums in that decade. The DVD accompanying his 1994 disc “Yanni Live at the Acropolis” sold 6 million, making...

    Three French aid workers home after being held hostage in Yemen

    Three French aid workers held hostage in Yemen for more than five months returned home Monday. Neighboring Oman negotiated the release of the French hostages and may have paid an unspecified ransom, according to news reports.


    A gift guide to the other scents of the season, picked by a writer who knows them best.