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Ansel Elgort and Shailene Woodley star in the film adaptation of John Green's The Fault in Our Stars, a book that's been celebrated for its depiction of positive consent. James Bridges/20th Century Fox/AP Photo hide caption

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When It Comes To Talking Sex, Young Adult Books Can Be A Parent's Best Friend

Today's young adult novels deal with consent, sexual assault and the pressures of sexting, among other things. For parents who aren't comfortable broaching those subjects, these books can help.

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Debate Exposes Doubt Death Cab for Cutie

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How A Painkiller Designed To Deter Abuse Helped Spark An HIV Outbreak

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Git' It The Phil Spector Wall of Sound Orchestra
Lemon Tree Herb Alpert

About 40 percent of Russia's food is imported. As the value of the ruble has declined, prices at grocery stores have risen. Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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In Russia, The Oil Price Drop Hits Putin's Base Hard

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Kisarazu Zinku Toshiko Akiyoshi
C.R.E.A.M. El Michels Affair

"I think for a long time I was in a little bit of denial over my voice coming back," Maren Morris says of transitioning from songwriter to artist. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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One Year Later, Maren Morris On The Song That Changed Her Life

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Best Day Atmosphere
Dr. Banard Suff Daddy

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Upending Troubled-Teen Conventions In 'Standing Tall' And 'The Dark Horse'

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Flip and Nitty The Phil Spector Wall of Sound Orchestra

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Women Have A Problem With Donald Trump — And It's Huge

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Little Walter Rides Again Medeski, Martin & Wood & John Scofield
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When Talking About Sexual Consent, YA Books Can Be A Parent's Best Friend

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