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5 Innovative Artists Who Redefined How Art Is Created

They fly high above cities. They make sculptures of single grains of sand. Prepare to be amazed by… >>

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Oh, the Irony: Which U.S. Leaders Said One Thing, But Did Another?

We'd like to think we can trust all of our elected officials and men in uniform, but these… >>

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Meet the Downsized Generation: Millennials Who Are Rewriting the Rules for Success

They graduated as the economy tanked, forcing twentysomethings to rethink their (and the country's)… >>

The Best Books to Give for Father's Day
The Best Books to Give for Father’s Day

Humor, fiction, food, sports, and more....our books editor Dawn Raffel selects her top picks for… >>

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Fascinating Facts About One World Trade Center

Even while still under construction, One World Trade (formerly known as the Freedom Tower) has… >>

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5 True Twists You Didn’t See Coming from M. Night Shyamalan

The master storyteller shared some tales of his own. >>

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6 People Who Were Too Sexy for Their Own Good

We all want to look our best, right? But for these people, it posed a real problem. >>

Weird News Round-Up: Woman Dies and Comes Back to Life During Childbirth
Weird News Round-Up: Woman Dies and Comes Back to Life During Childbirth

If ever you should find yourself screaming for an epidural, take heed: It could be worse. •… >>

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Reader’s Digest Picks the Best Summer Reading for 2013

From serious literature to serious fun, our books editor Dawn Raffel selects the summer's hottest… >>

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Study: Why Your Brain Remembers More From Facebook Than Actual Books

The closer something is to natural speech, the better we remember it. Dude. >>

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The Best Books to Give as Graduation Gifts

We'll always love "Oh, the Places You'll Go!," but these thoughtful, inspiring graduation gifts… >>

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7 Classic Novels We’d Love to See in 3D

For me, the new 3D version of F. Scott Fitzgerald's masterpiece The Great Gatsby was a lot bigger… >>

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Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: Here’s What Shocked Us the Most

To understand how our trust instinct shapes our culture, we compiled a list of over 200 American… >>

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Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: The 100 Most Trusted People in America

Reader's Digest teamed up with research firm The Wagner Group to poll over 1,000 Americans and… >>

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Infographic: What Were the Biggest Surprises From Our Trust Poll?

We teamed up with research firm The Wagner Group to poll over 1,000 Americans and discover which… >>

Reader's Digest Trust Poll: Which Celeb Did You Trust More?
Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: Which Celeb Did You Trust More?

We paired up movie stars, game show hosts, technologists and more to see who America puts… >>

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Infographic: The Most Trusted Professions in America

We averaged the rankings of the individuals tested in each category of our trust poll to determine… >>

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Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: Why Do We Trust at All?

Trust: It’s cited on our currency, valued in our relationships, and vital to our faith. Trust… >>

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Why Robin Roberts Is the Most Trusted Woman on Television

Editor-in-chief Liz Vaccariello sat down with Robin Roberts to talk about life-or-death decisions… >>