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Sharp fall in youth unemployment

The number of young people unemployed in Scotland is at its lowest level for six years, according to official data.

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A Formula for Success

With 4,100 students in seven schools across the state, the Young Women’s Preparatory Network — a beneficiary of Women in the World Texas — is demonstrating the effectiveness of single sex education.

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She Doesn’t Give a Damn What You Think

Annie Lennox is back with ‘Nostalgia.’ While the musician adores Beyoncé, she doesn’t like how the word ‘feminism’ is being thrown around. Twerking is demeaning, she says.

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The Worst Question for Abuse Victims

‘Private Violence’ illustrates not only how much domestic abuse slips through the legal and social cracks of society but also how poorly we understand the victim’s point of view.

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The X Factor Of Sex Invades Britain

A porn star is filming a reality show in which she travels across England picking up random locals for sex in the back of a van. Local politicians are furious.

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The CIA’s Wrong: Arming Rebels Works

President Obama has weighed the options and concluded America does more harm than good when it sets out to topple regimes. OK. But don’t pretend that’s the CIA’s fault.

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Scottish life expectancy rises

Life expectancy in Scotland increases, but there are still wide variations across the nation, according to official figures.

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CIA Report: The CIA Is Fucking Useless

The latest findings from our nation’s top intelligence and black ops agency: our black ops have historically been pretty fucking worthless. Read more…

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Celtic Connections to honour pioneer

Next year’s Celtic Connections will honour the work of pioneering musician Martyn Bennett on its opening night, organisers confirm.

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AUDIO: Men ‘cannot talk about feeling lonely’

Loneliness is more associated with men because a lot of men cannot talk about it, according to the chief executive of The International Longevity Centre.

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How the Ice Cream Girl Beat City Hall

City officials said ‘Chubby’ Campanella wasn’t prominent or heroic enough to get a street named after him. But his daughter Maria, whom he taught the ice cream business, didn’t give up.

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Income tax target ‘set to be missed’

Income tax is likely to fall short of the government’s target for this financial year despite record employment, the Office for Budget Responsibility warns.

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Lots of Pakistanis Hate This Peace Prize

While official reaction was overwhelmingly positive, on Facebook and especially Twitter, Pakistan’s middle class dredges up old conspiracy theories.

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UK trade deficit narrows in August

The gap between the amount the UK imports and the amount it exports narrowed significantly in August, the latest official figures show.

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Overseas visits to Scotland increase

The number of overseas visitors to Scotland rose in the year to the end of June despite an overall dip in tourism, official figures show.

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Sarah Silverman’s Vagina-Related Activism

I don’t wanna be scared out of doing [political] junk like this,” the comedian says. “Especially not by the faceless boogymen that spew threats with no accountability. Pussies, I think.

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Sarah Silverman’s Sex Change Activism

“I don’t wanna be scared out of doing [political] junk like this,” the comedian says. “Especially not by the faceless boogymen that spew threats with no accountability. Pussies, I think.”

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Top 400 US Billionaires’ Wealth Equals Brazil’s GDP

Rob Johnson is the Director of the Economic Policy Initiative at the Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Institute and is a regular contributor to the Institute’s blog NewDeal2.0. He serves on the UN Commission of Experts on Finance and International Monetary Reform. Previously, Dr. Johnson was a Managing Director at Soros Fund Management where he managed a global currency, bond and equity portfolio specializing in emerging markets. He was also a Managing Director at the Bankers Trust Company. Dr. Johnson has served as Chief Economist of the US Senate Banking Committee under the leadership of Chairman William Proxmire and was Senior Economist of the US Senate Budget Committee under the leadership of Chairman Pete Domenici. Dr. Johnson was an Executive Producer of Taxi to the Dark Side, an Oscar Winning documentary produced and directed by Alex Gibney.

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Panetta: Obama’s Big Syrian Screw-Up

The former secretary of defense and CIA director continues his scathing criticism of his former boss’ leadership at home and abroad at a New York event.

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Who Are the Judicial Activists Now?

The right’s charge of “judicial activism” has dominated debates for years. But soon, with regard to gay marriage, it just isn’t going to fly.

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