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12May, 2015

California Couple Married 67 Years Dies Five Hours Apart

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Takotsubo

In February, Violet and Floyd Hartwig, who married in 1947, died five hours apart at their Easton, California, ranch. They were holding hands when Mr. Hartwig, 90, passed away. Mrs. Hartwig, 89, died five hours later. The couple’s hospice beds were pushed togethe…

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07May, 2015

Celebrity Anniversaries, Weddings and Long-Lasting Marriages

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Celebrity Weddings

Being a celebrity often brings additional challenges to a relationship. It is not uncommon for high-profile marriages to end in divorce, particularly if both partners are famous. Some unions don’t even last a year. Beyoncé and Jay-Z are two of the best-known ent…

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04May, 2015

Vegetarianism, Veganism and Religion

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Veganism

Vegetarian and vegan diets are becoming more prevalent in Western culture. Devotees of this lifestyle are motivated by numerous factors. Upbringing, health concerns, treatment of animals and religious reasons are all influences.
Vegetarianism vs. Veganism
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30Apr, 2015

Wedding Traditions From Around the World

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Wedding Traditions

A wedding is one of life’s most momentous events and universally celebrated occasions. Many couples want their big day to reflect their personalities and preferences. This frequently means incorporating religious and cultural traditions significant to them into t…

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29Apr, 2015

Celebrating Earth Day

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Earth Day

April 22 has been recognized as Earth Day since 1970. It was started by U.S. Senator and Governor Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin. The day has grown from a small event to an international movement recognized in 192 countries. Earth Day is a time to celebrate nature and…

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28Apr, 2015

The Founding of the Mormon Church

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Mormon Church

Over six million Americans are Mormons, and there are more than fifteen million believers worldwide. Joseph Smith is credited with founding the religion in the 19th century. Brigham Young led the church after Smith’s death and was instrumental in its expansion. B…

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