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The Salt

Hollywood Food Stylists Know: You Can't Film Styrofoam Cake And Eat It, Too

Melissa McSorley's job is to make food look good — and last — on camera. Sometimes that means cooking 800 Cubano sandwiches, other times it means scooping butter instead of ice cream.

People ride a horse and carriage through Isfahan's central square in June 2014. With its immense mosques, picturesque bridges and ancient bazaar, the city is a virtual living museum of Iranian traditional culture and is a top tourist destination. After decades of difficult relations with the West, Iran now says it wants more foreign tourists, including Westerners. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption

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'You Are Invited': Isolated Iran Seeks Foreign Tourists

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Hollywood Food Stylists Know: You Can't Film Styrofoam Cake And Eat It, Too

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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (fourth from the left) leads the first cabinet meeting of his government Jan. 28 in Athens. He's been criticized for selecting no women for senior positions. Petros Giannakouris/AP hide caption

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Even As Progressives Take Lead In Greece, Women Remain Out Of Power

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Richard Cordray, head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, wants payments to catch up with real-time life. Josep M Suria/iStockphoto hide caption

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Why Slow Electronic Payments Can Cause Cash Flow Problems

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Kentucky's Aaron Harrison and coach John Calipari watch from the sideline during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Mississippi on Jan. 6. Kentucky won 89-86 in overtime. James Crisp/AP hide caption

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John Calipari Gets The Best Out Of His One-And-Done Bench

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Demonstrators chant pro-Islamic State slogans as they carry the extremist group's flags in front of the provincial government headquarters in Mosul, 225 miles northwest of Baghdad, in June 2014. AP hide caption

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Parallels

How ISIS Has Expanded Beyond Its Syrian Stronghold

How ISIS Has Expanded Beyond Its Syrian Stronghold

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Oregon Secretary of State Kate Brown speaks to the media outside of her office at the Oregon Capitol in Salem, Ore., last Friday. Brown will take over as governor after John Kitzhaber announced his resignation on Friday amid a growing ethics scandal involving his fiancee, a green-energy consultant accused of using her relationship with the governor to land contracts for her business. Timothy J. Gonzalez/AP hide caption

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Oregon Ushers One Governor Out, Another One In On Wednesday

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People who practice free-range parenting say it makes kids more independent, but others see it as neglect. State and local laws don't specify what children are allowed to do on their own. iStockphoto hide caption

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Kids' Solo Playtime Unleashes 'Free-Range' Parenting Debate

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A French bulldog waits to enter the ring at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show. Fulla Bull Soulja Boy got the nod as best of breed. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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Meet The Dogs Whose Names Are Too Long To Fit In This Headline

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