Mattel, Maker of Barbie, Debuts Gender-Neutral Dolls

Mattel, the company that conquered the doll world by dividing it into idealized Barbies and Kens, is introducing a new line of gender-neutral dolls for boys, girls and children in between. The new line, introduced on Wednesday and called Creatable World, is intended to reflect our culture “as the world continues to celebrate the positive…

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A Blood-Red Sky: Fires Leave a Million Indonesians Gasping

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Nearly 2,000 wildfires are burning across Indonesia, turning the sky blood red over central Sumatra and creating dense clouds of smoke that have caused respiratory problems for nearly a million people. Dense white smoke filled the air across Sumatra and Indonesian Borneo, known as Kalimantan, the two areas that were hardest hit.…

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Match.com Used Fake Ads to Swindle Users, F.T.C. Says

The Federal Trade Commission sued the company behind the dating site Match.com on Wednesday, saying it had used fake advertisements in an attempt to swindle hundreds of thousands of consumers into buying subscriptions. According to the complaint against Match Group Inc., which was filed in the United States District Court for the Northern District of…

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What to know about vaginal lubrication

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Kal Penn Reads ‘First I Met My Children, Then Their Mother. They’re Related.’

Mr. Long is a writer in Seattle. Mr. Penn is the creator and star of NBC-TV’s “Sunnyside,” which premieres Sept. 25. Stay tuned after the reading to hear more from him, Mr. Long, Mr. Long’s girlfriend, Jessica Share, and the Modern Love editor Daniel Jones.

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The Best Street Style Seen at Paris Fashion Week

We love an outrageous runway look, but personal style happens off the catwalk. ELLE.com’s resident photographer Tyler Joe is on the streets of Paris Fashion Week capturing the best outfits, courtesy of models off duty, top influencers, and fashion industry leaders (including our very own editors). Get inspired ahead.

Karla Welch Launches Virtual Styling App

If Karla Welch could style everyone, she would. «I never want you to open up your closet and think ‘I don’t know what to wear. I wish I had a stylist. I wish I knew what to buy…Well, wish no more,» Welch said in a video announcing her newest endeavor, Wishi. «I’m your stylist.» The…

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Leon Dame’s High-Stakes Runway Walk Is Making Twitter Freak Out

Leon Dame has officially delivered the runway version of a Rorschach test. No matter what you see in the model’s walk at Margiela’s spring 2020 show at Paris Fashion Week, it’s certainly… a lot. It all started on Wednesday when the 20-year-old German model closed out the show, clad in a military-inspired look and ready…

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Medical News Today: Can you have sex when you have a UTI?

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Employer Health Insurance Is Increasingly Unaffordable, Study Finds

Jessie McCormick had to quit her job to afford health care. Ms. McCormick, 27, who has a heart condition, had an opportunity to move from part time to full time in her job at a small nonprofit in Washington. Working full time would qualify her for the firm’s health plan. But she calculated that her…

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