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Today in Gear: September 3, 2015

The Sony Xperia Z5, Asics revamps an award-winning running shoe, a new collection of tweed and more.

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Cowboy Style, From Ranch to Rodeo

Forget the fringed chaps and bolo ties. Here's what true cowboys wear.

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7 Scented Candles to Burn This Fall

Light one up, and bring the scent of autumn indoors.

Athabascan for “the great one”

The Mountain Formerly Known as McKinley

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The White House announced that Mount McKinley, the tallest peak in North America, will officially be renamed Denali after almost a century of being the 25th President's namesake.

THE WESTERN SPECTACLE OF CHEYENNE FRONTIER DAYS

24 Hours at the World's Biggest Outdoor Rodeo

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The modern West is alive and potent at the world's largest outdoor rodeo spectacle in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

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A Teen Surf Phenom Shows Off in 6K

"The Wild" welcomes a new age in surf and cinematography in its most dynamically bad-ass form.

7 Bike Accessories to Improve Your Commute

Want a better bike lock? Better lights? A smarter helmet? Go to the crowdfunders.

The Essential Shopping List for New Law Students

Law school is a different animal. Prepare accordingly with these essentials.

The Journalism Student's Storytelling Tools

All the gear an aspiring journalist needs to help capture stories and seek the truth.

The Architectural Grad Student's Style Palette

Michelangelo, Gaudi, Wright, Piano, Calatrava -- all brilliant men, all with great personal style. Here's how to create yours.

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Watches for the Beach, Mountains or Manning the Grill

The 7 Watches of Summer 2015

Put down the Patek. These seven watches are perfect for summer adventures -- and they all cost less than $1,000.

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Postcard: The Bullfighter

"There's times we get hooked, run over, stepped on, thrown in the air," Dusty Tuckness says. "I guess that's really why we have a job."

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Athabascan for “the great one”

The Mountain Formerly Known as McKinley

The White House announced yesterday that Mount McKinley, the tallest peak in North America, will officially be renamed Denali after almost a century of being the 25th President's namesake.

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Capital of the Cowboy State

72 Hours in Cheyenne

Cheyenne makes a strong case not to skip the flyover states. The rodeos, BBQ, camping and concerts make for a healthy mix of the Old West and the modern world.

What to see, read and hear

This Week in Culture: August 29, 2015

A new song from Macklemore, a look back at the 10 years since Hurricane Katrina, Serena Williams is set to make history, an interview with Quentin Tarantino, the immortality of Pablo Escobar and the story of Daniel Wolfe, the former Marine who documented his suicide on Facebook.

Suits for guys with nowhere else to go

Brooklyn’s Fastest-Growing Bespoke Suit Maker

In a small studio apartment in Brooklyn, an unknown menswear designer started making custom suits with clean, slim lines at affordable prices for everyday wear. Now, Daniel Lewis's business is outgrowing every shop space he rents out.

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Dressing like the Macleans

A Style Guide to A River Runs Through It

While watching A River Runs Through It to inspire ourselves for this issue we couldn't help but also take stock in its unforgettable style (and Oscar winning cinematography). Oxfords, waistcoats, felt, and not a single pair of shorts in sight.