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June 9th, 2011
11:11 AM ET

La Seduction: Weinergate, DSK and impulse control

Ex-IMF Chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn, a man who could have been France's next President, is sitting on house arrest today in New York City awaiting trial on charges of sexually assaulting a hotel maid.

Elaine Sciolino, author of "La Seduction: How the French Play the Game of Life," joins Christine Romans on American Morning to talk about the role that seduction has in French society and why men in power keep getting into sex scandals.

February 14th, 2011
09:24 AM ET

The ultimate Valentine's Day gift: 110 carat diamond

It's the ultimate Valentine's Day gift you wish you were getting: a 110 carat diamond.

Diamond company Cora International has acquired a 110.03 carat diamond that they're calling the Cora Sun Drop, the largest vivid yellow pear-shaped diamond known in the world. Cora International's CEO Suzette Gomes is giving American Morning an up-close look of the diamond. Can you guess how much it's worth?


Filed under: Social Life & Love
February 8th, 2011
10:12 AM ET

New stats about going stag in America

A new study conducted by MarketTools and funded by Match.com examines what it means to be single in America.

Some of the study's findings challenge traditional conceptions of gender-roles, infidelity and children. For example, the study found that men want to marry just as much as women and have more of a desire to have children. Dr. Helen Fisher, Chief Scientific Adviser for Match.com and a Biological Anthropologist at Rutgers University, helped conduct the study and discusses the its findings with American Morning's Kiran Chetry.


Filed under: Social Life & Love