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  • Western Digital's Competitive Drives @ The Wall Street Journal - 3 hours ago

    With a low P/E and a wild card in China, disk-drive maker Western Digital could have 40% upside, some say.

  • Vegetarian chef and healthy-eating advocate Amy Chaplin, author of the new book “At Home In the Whole Food Kitchen,” counts Natalie Portman and Liv Tyler among her clients. Here she shares her tips and ...

  • Lamborghini: Calm in the Eye of the Huracán @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:58 PM EDT

    Dan Neil rides the ultimate high-end luxury car: the 2015 Lamborghini Huracán LP610-4. Sticker price? More than $250,000.

  • [$$] In India, New Doughnut Flavors for Diwali @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:58 PM EDT

    Dunkin’ Donuts offers treats tailored to local palates, complete with saffron cream, blanched almonds and crushed pistachios.

  • Marina Abramovic Is Still Pushing Buttons and Limits @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:58 PM EDT

    What gives shivers to the famously provocative artist Marina Abramovic? The idea of retirement.

  • Travel Experiences You’ll Find Only in Sri Lanka @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:58 PM EDT

    From taking tea at Sir Thomas Lipton’s first factory to exploring ancient temples in quest of the Buddha’s tooth, four unique experiences on this island nation.

  • How ‘Genocide’ Was Coined @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:58 PM EDT

    The word ‘genocide’ turns 70. Behind the word, the story of a lawyer’s crusade to prevent the crime.

  • Making Music (and a Difference) in South Africa @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:58 PM EDT

    Volunteering in South Africa each year, a Metropolitan Opera Orchestra member instructs talented kids who can’t read a note.

  • Major Dad Gets Sentimental @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:58 PM EDT

    Actor Gerald McRaney gets sentimental over Patsy Cline’s ‘Always.’

  • [$$] They Ate With Their Skates On @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:58 PM EDT

    In his 1946 debut with the Detroit Red Wings, Gordie Howe scored a goal and lost three teeth.

  • Sippable Molten Chocolate à la Française and an Ancient Chinese Kitchen Staple Revamped @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Portland chocolate hotspot Cacao blends its own knockout version of a French treat, and a beautiful all-in-one steamer.

  • How One Designer Made a $39,000 Chandelier Inspired by Galileo @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    How master glassblower Alison Berger made an overhead lighting system that relies on clever pulleys and counterbalances.

  • [$$] Do What I Mean, Not What I Say @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Ancient philosophers deliberately concealed the meaning of their writings to protect society from dangerous truths.

  • [$$] The Book of Books @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    ‘My Fair Lady’ has by far the best dialogue of any musical. But that’s because most of it is George Bernard Shaw’s.

  • A Drive Back Through Time in Germany’s Black Forest @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Retracing the twists and turns of a 1914 motor journey into the Black Forest region—and its still-intact otherworldly charm.

  • [$$] Children’s Books: To Feast the Eyes @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Two adventures in the forest, one grim and one cheerful.

  • [$$] ISIS’s War on the World’s Ancient Religions @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Yazidis, Samaritans, Copts and other descendants of ancient civilizations are being erased.

  • [$$] Wonder Woman for President @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    A brainy Amazon. A Nazi-fighting feminist. A single gal. How our great female superhero went from saving the world to searching for a husband.

  • The Football Genius of F. Scott Fitzgerald @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Literary star F. Scott Fitzgerald wasn’t just a Princeton football fanatic. He helped inspire a key innovation on the field.

  • How To Design a Room Without Upstaging Your Art @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Take a page from the book of Nancy Braithwaite, one of the art collecting world’s favorite decorators, and turn your space into a restrained antidote to sensory overload.

  • [$$] Pandora Hits a Discordant Growth Note @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    At first blush, Pandora’s third-quarter results should have pleased investors. A lack of user growth shows why they are alarmed.

  • [$$] GM and Ford Should Be Pumped About Gas @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Economic woes overseas hurt vehicle sales there, but could help Ford and GM boost sales at home by lowering gas prices.

  • Gary Simmons’s Boxing-Related Art at Two Locations @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Gary Simmons is bringing his boxing-related art to a Florida museum and a New York City gallery and is participating in the Prospect New Orleans biennial.

  • [$$] Chiquita Shareholders Reject Banana Merger @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Chiquita has terminated its deal with Irish food company Fyffes and said it instead plans to enter negotiations with Cutrale-Safra, the coalition between a Brazilian orange juice maker and an investment ...

  • [$$] Colm Tóibín @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    The author, most recently, of “Nora Webster” recommends religious novels.

  • [$$] Overheard: KLA’s Big Bet @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    KLA-Tencor drastically raised its cash return to shareholders—and in doing so may have upped the ante against rivals.

  • When He Won’t Admit He’s Wrong @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Dan Ariely answers reader questions on stubborn spouses, sudden splurges and productive procrastination.

  • Why Apple Should Tell Us When They’re Going to Do Something Stupid @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Joe Queenan says companies should notify shareholders about controversial moves more often.

  • [$$] First Deaths at Dachau @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    In 1933, one courageous Bavarian prosecutor forced the Nazis to stop the killing for a time.

  • Jets’ Harvin Is Ready to Take Flight @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Sunday’s home game against the Buffalo Bills will mark the debut of the Jets’ possible savior, Percy Harvin.

  • [$$] Number One With a Bullet @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    As a boy Jerry Lee Lewis would sneak into a segregated blues joint called Will Haney’s Big House and hide under tables.

  • A Guide to the Best Men’s Boots @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    A handy matrix to guide you to the perfect pair of men’s boots for you this fall—whether you want a safe, casual option or something riskier and more formal.

  • What Sends Teens Toward Triumph Or Tribulation @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Alison Gopnik on Laurence Steinberg’s ‘Age of Opportunity’ and on what sends teens toward triumph or tribulation.

  • [$$] So You Think You’re a Risk-Taker? @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Nothing is more important for investors than learning how much they can stand to lose. But nothing is harder to learn—until it’s too late.

  • Snap Up Al Pacino’s Bomber Jacket @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    School a paparazzo or just drop the kids at school in a tough but supple suede jacket like the one worn by “The Godfather” actor in 1979.

  • [$$] Apple iTunes Sees Big Drop in Music Sales @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Digital music sales at Apple iTunes store have fallen 13% to 14% world-wide since the start of the year, according to people familiar with the matter, underscoring the fragility of the music industry’s ...

  • [$$] China Law Reform Leaves Investors Hanging @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    China’s promises to reform its legal system offer little more than comforting rhetoric. For business, China will remain a bumpy legal terrain.

  • [$$] Spanish Loan Data Suggests Modest Recovery @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Caixabank and Bankia reported higher third-quarter net profit, but total loan volume was down in a sign that Spain’s economic recovery has yet to take hold for many borrowers.

  • Steve Nash and Michael Jordan Are Equals (by One Stat) @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    There is little doubt that Steve Nash is bound for the Hall of Fame as one of the league’s most dynamic offensive weapons ever.

  • [$$] A Portrait of the Artist as an Old Man @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    The death of loved ones and poverty battered Rembrandt’s spirit—but not his creativity.

  • [$$] A War Widow Reaches Out @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    By creating the American Widow Project, Taryn Davis, who was 21 when she lost her husband, changed her life.

  • [$$] Coney Island Sees Change, With Hope for More @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Residents have seen many changes for the better on Coney Island, but improvements have been slow to come for much of the area.

  • [$$] Golden Age Gossip @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Gable’s love affair with Lombard fascinated fans. Did they care that he was married when they met?

  • Salt: The Other Shaker Cocktail Recipes Are Calling For @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    It’s not just for the rim of the glass anymore. A sprinkle of salt in the mix adds nuance and takes the edge off of boldly flavored drinks. These are cocktail recipes that pair beautifully with meals.

  • [$$] Two Essays on the SAT Essay Test @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    The single skill vital to success in nearly every college major is the ability to compose a clearly argued essay.

  • [$$] Montana-Bound @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Sam Sacks on two works of Big Sky fiction.

  • Amid New York Ebola Fears, a Voice of Calm @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    As New York City’s health commissioner, Mary Travis Bassett faces the challenge of managing the city’s first Ebola patient and moving rapidly to keep the virus from spreading, all while allaying the fears ...

  • [$$] P&G to Unload Duracell as CEO Lafley Focuses on Best Sellers @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    P&G said it plans to exit its Duracell business, with plans to carve off the leading battery brand with $2 billion in global sales into a separate company. The plan was announced as P&G reported flat sales ...

  • [$$] Gun Laws Inject Cash Into Connecticut Race @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    Money on both sides of the gun debate is pouring into the governor’s race in Connecticut, where the issue has deep resonance since the deadly shooting at a Newtown school in 2012.

  • [$$] Big Charge Slams First Niagara @ The Wall Street Journal - Fri, Oct 24, 2014 11:57 PM EDT

    First Niagara Financial Group recorded an $800 million write-down in the third quarter, pushing the regional bank to a large loss for the period.

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