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    Elton John & Donald Trump

    Trump and Elton John’s Doomed Bromance

    Trump and Elton John’s Doomed Bromance

    If you’ve ever been to a Donald Trump rally trying to help Make America Great Once More, then it is likely you heard a fair amount of Elton John while milling about the adoring crowd.Trump has personally curated one of the more eclectic and perple...

    The GOP frontrunner loves playing “Tiny Dancer” at his campaign rallies. Elton John recommends “one of those f*cking country stars” instead. Is this the end of their years-long frien...

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    Democratic U.S. presidential candidate former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton shares a laugh with fellow candidate and Senator Bernie Sanders at the conclusion of the second official 2016 U.S. Democratic presidential candidates debate in Des Moines, Iowa, November 14, 2015.

    How to Watch the PBS Democratic Debate

    How to Watch the PBS Democratic Debate

    The Democratic presidential race continues Thursday night as sole candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders take the debate stage in Milwaukee nine days before the South Carolina primary vote.The showdown marks the first time Sanders and Clint...

    Bernie and Hillary face off for the first time since New Hampshire—here's how to watch online.

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    In this Jan. 7, 2015, file photo, Republican Gov. Paul LePage delivers his inauguration address in Augusta, Maine. LePage said out-of-state drug dealers are impregnating “young white” girls, and he was quickly derided by critics on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016.

    Maine’s Thug Gov Previews a Prez Trump

    Maine’s Thug Gov Previews a Prez Trump

    If you want a vision of the Donald Trump presidential future, look no further than Maine’s tantrum-throwing, race-baiting, loves-to-be-hated Gov. Paul LePage.Since being elected in 2010, LePage has repeatedly made use of rants designed to rally wh...

    Public hissy fits, race-baiting rants, xenophobic fear-mongering—before The Donald ever takes the White House, there’s already an executive officeholder doing it all.

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    Elton John & Donald Trump

    Trump and Elton John’s Doomed Bromance

    Trump and Elton John’s Doomed Bromance

    If you’ve ever been to a Donald Trump rally trying to help Make America Great Once More, then it is likely you heard a fair amount of Elton John while milling about the adoring crowd.Trump has personally curated one of the more eclectic and perple...

    The GOP frontrunner loves playing “Tiny Dancer” at his campaign rallies. Elton John recommends “one of those f*cking country stars” instead. Is this the end of their years-long frien...

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    Did Jeb's Hired Gun Murder His Campaign?

    Did Jeb’s Hired Gun Murder His Campaign?

    Did Jeb’s Hired Gun Murder His Campaign?

    “This campaign is not dead,” Jeb Bush assured supporters Tuesday night as the results of the New Hampshire primary rolled in—a tentative diagnosis of political viability, perhaps, but hardly a ringing call to arms as the Republican presidential ba...

    Mike Murphy, who runs Jeb Bush’s super PAC, has a lousy record in getting presidents elected—which makes Bush’s faltering campaign a very personal crusade.

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    Will Nevada be a Bloodbath for Hillary?

     Will Nevada Be a Bloodbath for Hillary?

     Will Nevada Be a Bloodbath for Hillary?

    So. Nevada. Clinton’s firewall? That’s what they say. It’s supposed to be the state where Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook will work his magic, as Mother Jones reported Wednesday. Mook ran Clinton’s effort there in 2008. She won then. But times...

    Clinton was always supposed to win the Democrats’ next contest. But some factors favor Sanders. Here’s why Nevada won’t be a cakewalk.

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    Shocking Grey's Anatomy comeback

    ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Still Has Life Left

    ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Still Has Life Left

    There's lots to admire about the evolution of television, with the rise of prestige dramas, series created for bingeing, and all the creative and narrative liberties they afford.But there's also something to admire about the event episod...

    Continuing in a 12-season tradition, Thursday’s huge event episode proves why the long-running drama is still among TV’s best.

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    Kimmel Trolls NH Voters

    Kimmel Trolls NH Voters

    When Jimmy Kimmel sends his roving reporter out onto Hollywood Boulevard to confront people with baseless facts, he calls it “Lie Witness News.” This week, he sent a correspondent all the way to Nashua, New Hampshire to do the same outside of a pr...

    Jimmy Kimmel Live just proved that people from New Hampshire are just as gullible as people from Hollywood.

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    Kanye West accepts the Video Vanguard award at the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles, California, August 30, 2015.

    Watch Kanye West’s New Album Release

    Watch Kanye West’s New Album Release

    Kanye West will debut his new record, The Life of Pablo, on Thursday afternoon during his "Yeezy Season 3" fashion event at Madison Square Garden.Starting at 4 p.m. ET, West will broadcast the event from MSG and simulcast it to theaters ...

    Yeezy will play his new record, ‘The Life of Pablo,’ for the world on Thursday afternoon from MSG—watch the live stream here.

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    One month after dad’s death.

    David Bowie’s Son Announces Baby

    David Bowie’s Son Announces Baby

    One month after dad’s death.

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    Kimmel Trolls NH Voters

    Kimmel Trolls NH Voters

    When Jimmy Kimmel sends his roving reporter out onto Hollywood Boulevard to confront people with baseless facts, he calls it “Lie Witness News.” This week, he sent a correspondent all the way to Nashua, New Hampshire to do the same outside of a pr...

    Jimmy Kimmel Live just proved that people from New Hampshire are just as gullible as people from Hollywood.

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    Senator Bernie Sanders on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Wednesday February 10, 2016 on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS ©2016 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved

    Colbert to Bernie: ‘Class Warfare?’

    Colbert to Bernie: ‘Class Warfare?’

    Bernie Sanders continued his New Hampshire victory lap Wednesday night by making his second appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. And while he was still a major underdog when he visited Stephen Colbert last September, this time he was ...

    Sanders stopped by Wednesday night for a victory lap during his second ‘Late Show’ appearance, where the host made him defend his ‘revolution.’

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    ''I Love Bread': Oprah's Greatest Act Yet

    Oprah Says We Can Eat Bread Again

    Oprah Says We Can Eat Bread Again

    There is something happening on television now that is affecting me viscerally.In a commercial that seems to air once every 15 minutes on every single television channel, assaulting its way into omnipresence, Oprah Winfrey stares into the camera—n...

    With three beautiful words in her Weight Watchers campaign, Oprah is giving hope to bread enthusiasts in a gluten-free world, saving the bread industry—and angering people, too.

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    Photo of Annie LENNOX and Dave STEWART and EURYTHMICS; L-R: Annie Lennox, Dave Stewart  (Photo by Bob King/Redferns)

    Dave Stewart: LSD, Annie Lennox, and Me

    Dave Stewart: LSD, Annie Lennox, and Me

    The tattoos on his caramel-tanned arms—Lady Luck, a martini glass, the names of his much-loved third wife, Anoushka, and of his children—speak of a full and colorful life.But it is hard to square the handsome, bearded, quietly spoken Dave Stewart,...

    Dave Stewart talks about love, heartbreak, global fame, his near-death experiences, partying hard with Mick Jagger, and how Annie Lennox helped wean him off drugs.

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    Senator Bernie Sanders on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Wednesday February 10, 2016 on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS ©2016 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved

    Colbert to Bernie: ‘Class Warfare?’

    Colbert to Bernie: ‘Class Warfare?’

    Bernie Sanders continued his New Hampshire victory lap Wednesday night by making his second appearance on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. And while he was still a major underdog when he visited Stephen Colbert last September, this time he was ...

    Sanders stopped by Wednesday night for a victory lap during his second ‘Late Show’ appearance, where the host made him defend his ‘revolution.’

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    World News

    Rome, Italy

    Mafia Orphan Rats Out His Godmothers

    Mafia Orphan Rats Out His Godmothers

    ROME — Where is Carmela Soprano when we need her?A fierce criminal gang run by three Italian Mafia women known as the “Mussi di ficurinia,” or Prickly Pear Lip gang, has been dismantled in Sicily after Giuseppe Laudani, the man they raised as thei...

    The Prickly Pear Lip ladies—the ‘three queens’ reportedly behind one of Italy’s most violent gangs—were given up by a protégé they nurtured since his dad was shot dead in front of him.

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    An X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator flies near the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). George H.W. Bush is the first aircraft carrier to successfully catapult launch an unmanned aircraft from its flight deck.

    Pentagon Kills Its Killer Drone Fleet

    Pentagon Kills Its Killer Drone Fleet

    Cutting-edge killer drones will not be flying over the world’s oceans any time soon. The Defense Department’s budget proposal for 2017, released on Feb. 9, terminates an on-again, off-again program dating back to the late 1990s that aimed to devel...

    The U.S. military spent billions developing an armed drone that could take off from an aircraft carrier. But now, the Pentagon says it doesn’t want that kind of flying robot at all.

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    Mullah Pir Agha

    The Cruelest Taliban

    The Cruelest Taliban

    QUETTA, Pakistan — Afghanistan has been known for some brutal characters—notorious killers, torturers, massacrers (if that’s a word), and committers of crimes against humanity, including against countless innocent Afghans.In the 1990s, Mullah Dadu...

    Pir Agha set out to make a reputation by slaughtering the family of the man once reputed to be the most ruthless Taliban in Afghanistan. He succeeded.

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    Activists and Italian nationals living in Egypt take part in a rally in memory of Italian student Giulio Regeni on February 6, 2016, outside of the Italian embassy in Cairo.
The 28-year-old student who disappeared in Cairo last week has been found dead and appears to have been tortured, officials said on February 4, prompting furious demands from Rome for the speedy arrest of his killers.

    Why a Cambridge PhD Was Killed in Egypt

    Why a Cambridge PhD Was Killed in Egypt

    CAIRO — “Don’t go to downtown Cairo on January 25,” was the warning that echoed throughout Egypt’s capital in the nervous buildup to the fifth anniversary of the 2011 revolution that unfurled in Tahrir Square and took the world by storm.Fearing un...

    Giulio Regeni, 28, was murdered while reporting on labor unrest. Many believe he died in Egypt’s ghastly prisons.

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    An X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator flies near the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). George H.W. Bush is the first aircraft carrier to successfully catapult launch an unmanned aircraft from its flight deck.

    Pentagon Kills Its Killer Drone Fleet

    Pentagon Kills Its Killer Drone Fleet

    Cutting-edge killer drones will not be flying over the world’s oceans any time soon. The Defense Department’s budget proposal for 2017, released on Feb. 9, terminates an on-again, off-again program dating back to the late 1990s that aimed to devel...

    The U.S. military spent billions developing an armed drone that could take off from an aircraft carrier. But now, the Pentagon says it doesn’t want that kind of flying robot at all.

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    Designer Waris Ahluwalia attends the Zero + Maria Cornejo Spring/Summer 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week September 10, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly (UNITED STATES - Tags: FASHION ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR37SZF

    Turban-Banned Sikh Actor Flies Home

    Turban-Banned Sikh Actor Flies Home

    Waris Ahluwalia, the 41-year-old Sikh actor and designer banned from flying home to New York from Mexico City on an Aeroméxico flight after he refused to remove his turban, wants “clear and concise guidelines” to be issued for the TSA and airlines...

    Aeroméxico banned the actor and designer from flying after he refused to remove his turban in public. Now the airline has apologized and promised to educate its staff.

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    A Plane Packed With Hundreds of Missiles

    A Plane Packed With Hundreds of Missiles

    A Plane Packed With Hundreds of Missiles

    The next time America’s high-tech jet fighters fly into battle against a major foe, they might have some serious backup—heavy bombers, newly modified to haul potentially hundreds of missiles and fire them at the fighters’ command.The upgraded bomb...

    The U.S. Air Force is short hundreds of fighter jets. To make up the gap, the Pentagon has come up with a wild concept: stuff hundreds of missiles into Cold War-era heavy bombers.

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    An woman lies on a bed at the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital where she is treated on February 2, 2016, after gunmen attacked the Dalori village just outside Maiduguri late on January 30. 
At least 85 people died this weekend when Boko Haram insurgents stormed and torched a village near the restive northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a state commissioner said on February 1. It was the third deadly attack to hit the area in four days, after suicide bombers killed at least 24 people in two separate attacks on towns to the south. 
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    Boko Haram’s Cluster-Bomb Girls

    Boko Haram’s Cluster-Bomb Girls

    WARRI, Nigeria — Scores of bodies with bullet wounds and charred corpses littered the streets after a recent Boko Haram attack on Dalori village and two nearby camps housing 25,000 refugees, just 5 kilometers from the northeastern Nigerian city of...

    Captured French munitions have given the Nigeria terror group affiliated with ISIS a potent new weapon.

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    Designer Waris Ahluwalia attends the Zero + Maria Cornejo Spring/Summer 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week September 10, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly (UNITED STATES - Tags: FASHION ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR37SZF

    Turban-Banned Sikh Actor Flies Home

    Turban-Banned Sikh Actor Flies Home

    Waris Ahluwalia, the 41-year-old Sikh actor and designer banned from flying home to New York from Mexico City on an Aeroméxico flight after he refused to remove his turban, wants “clear and concise guidelines” to be issued for the TSA and airlines...

    Aeroméxico banned the actor and designer from flying after he refused to remove his turban in public. Now the airline has apologized and promised to educate its staff.

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    U.S. News

    Reserve Deputy Robert Bates is shown in this undated handout photo provided by the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office in Tulsa, Oklahoma, April 4, 2015,  Bates was involved in the shooting of suspect Eric Harris, after mistaking his service weapon for a stun gun, accidentally killing him, during an arrest Thursday, according to the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office.  REUTERS/Tulsa Sheriff's Office/Handout via Reuters

    Manslaughter Charges For a Killer Cop

    Manslaughter Charges For a Killer Cop

    Days after a Tulsa volunteer sheriff’s deputy fatally shot an unarmed black man, he knocked the local newspaper in his resignation letter, accusing reporters of targeting him with “yellow dog journalism.”Robert Bates vowed to eventually “unload th...

    The Tulsa volunteer sheriff’s deputy who killed an unarmed black man last year will head to trial in April—after local police allegedly pressured the victim’s family not to lawyer up.

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    Ex priest arrested in AZ for slaying of beauty queen

    Murdered After Her Last Confession

    Murdered After Her Last Confession

    In the 56 years since the body of a south Texas beauty queen was found floating in a canal, her family, cold-case investigators, and mounting evidence has pointed to one man: the ex-priest who heard her last confession, and who seemed to elude jus...

    When police found a Texas beauty queen floating in a canal, they suspected the last man to see her alive: her Catholic priest. Now he’s finally been arrested for the 1960 murder.

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    Houston Couple Forces Nanny into Slavery

    Houston Duo Forced Nanny Into ‘Slavery’

    Houston Duo Forced Nanny Into ‘Slavery’

    They called her “the idiot.”For two years, a 38-year-old nanny wasn’t allowed to wash her hair, take hot baths, or eat anything but leftover scraps, according to federal prosecutors. If her bosses didn’t like how she dressed their children, she wa...

    The 38-year-old au pair from Nigeria was barred from taking hot baths or eating anything but leftover scraps, according to federal prosecutors.

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    Reserve Deputy Robert Bates is shown in this undated handout photo provided by the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office in Tulsa, Oklahoma, April 4, 2015,  Bates was involved in the shooting of suspect Eric Harris, after mistaking his service weapon for a stun gun, accidentally killing him, during an arrest Thursday, according to the Tulsa County Sheriff's Office.  REUTERS/Tulsa Sheriff's Office/Handout via Reuters

    Manslaughter Charges For a Killer Cop

    Manslaughter Charges For a Killer Cop

    Days after a Tulsa volunteer sheriff’s deputy fatally shot an unarmed black man, he knocked the local newspaper in his resignation letter, accusing reporters of targeting him with “yellow dog journalism.”Robert Bates vowed to eventually “unload th...

    The Tulsa volunteer sheriff’s deputy who killed an unarmed black man last year will head to trial in April—after local police allegedly pressured the victim’s family not to lawyer up.

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    Serial Foot Stomper Targets Texas Women

    Serial Foot Stomper Targets Texas Women

    An unknown assailant is taking his foot fetish into an even darker place, and is getting all 50 Shades of Grey with strange women’s toes in Austin, Texas. His MO is to ride up to an unsuspecting female on his bike, give their toes a quick stamp, a...

    Toe trashing hooligan remains at large.

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    He Tried ‘Suicide By Cop’ Before

    He Tried ‘Suicide By Cop’ Before

    MESA, Arizona — Kayden Clarke, 24, whose struggles with Asperger’s syndrome went viral last year after he posted a video of his service dog comforting him, was shot dead by police in his Mesa home on Thursday.Two officers responded to a report of ...

    Kayden Clarke was killed by police after threatening suicide in his own home, prompting action from advocacy groups. Clarke said he’d tried ‘suicide by cop’ before and service dog wo...

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    An X-47B Unmanned Combat Air System (UCAS) demonstrator flies near the aircraft carrier USS George H.W. Bush (CVN 77). George H.W. Bush is the first aircraft carrier to successfully catapult launch an unmanned aircraft from its flight deck.

    Pentagon Kills Its Killer Drone Fleet

    Pentagon Kills Its Killer Drone Fleet

    Cutting-edge killer drones will not be flying over the world’s oceans any time soon. The Defense Department’s budget proposal for 2017, released on Feb. 9, terminates an on-again, off-again program dating back to the late 1990s that aimed to devel...

    The U.S. military spent billions developing an armed drone that could take off from an aircraft carrier. But now, the Pentagon says it doesn’t want that kind of flying robot at all.

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    Aparna Nancherla

    A Comedy Podcast About...Depression?

    A Comedy Podcast About...Depression?

    The Blue Woman Group, a new comedy podcast about depression, opens with a meditation—well, sort of. Led by comedians Aparna Nancherla and Jacqueline Novak, it’s a mix of deep breathing and humorous banter that proves self-reflection doesn’t need t...

    A new podcast led by comedians shines light on depression in a unique and intimate way.

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    Anorexia Isn't Just for Teenagers

    Anorexia Isn’t Just for Teenagers

    Anorexia Isn’t Just for Teenagers

    As a psychologist at the University of North Carolina Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders, Cristin Runfola had heard lots of horror stories about the lengths many of those with eating disorders had to go in order to find effective help. But ...

    Like puberty, midlife puts women at risk for eating disorders. It’s time for doctors to stop ignoring it.

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    Science Brought Her Music Back to Life

    Science Brought Her Music Back to Life

    Science Brought Her Music Back to Life

    The clock reads 4 a.m. as the distant sound of loud voices shouting “Tell me your name!” steadily becomes clearer. Soon, the curtain is pulled back, revealing three doctors who have come to test your neurologic function.After several tense minutes...

    Nearly three decades after a traumatic brain injury, violinist Rosemary Johnson is making music again.

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    Aparna Nancherla

    A Comedy Podcast About...Depression?

    A Comedy Podcast About...Depression?

    The Blue Woman Group, a new comedy podcast about depression, opens with a meditation—well, sort of. Led by comedians Aparna Nancherla and Jacqueline Novak, it’s a mix of deep breathing and humorous banter that proves self-reflection doesn’t need t...

    A new podcast led by comedians shines light on depression in a unique and intimate way.

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    India Rejects Facebook’s ‘Free’ Internet

    India Rejects Facebook’s ‘Free’ Internet

    Facebook has been trying to sell its idea of free Internet to India for a year. On Monday, India turned it down—but Mark Zuckerberg is not taking no for an answer.In a press release Monday, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) announce...

    Facebook says Free Basics is philanthropic. Critics says it’s an ‘evil’ way to get more Facebook users.

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    Serial Foot Stomper Targets Texas Women

    Serial Foot Stomper Targets Texas Women

    An unknown assailant is taking his foot fetish into an even darker place, and is getting all 50 Shades of Grey with strange women’s toes in Austin, Texas. His MO is to ride up to an unsuspecting female on his bike, give their toes a quick stamp, a...

    Toe trashing hooligan remains at large.

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    PICTURED: ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER in Pumping Iron

    Stop Looking Like a Fool at the Gym

    Stop Looking Like a Fool at the Gym

    Greetings New Year’s Gym “Resolutionaries”—welcome to February! I’m as surprised as you are that you’re still here.Congratulations on sticking it out for a full month—an achievement that, judging by the suddenly unoccupied treadmills and elliptica...

    Congratulations to January’s gym newbies, still sticking to their routines. But to become a true regular requires sensitivity and politesse.

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    India Rejects Facebook’s ‘Free’ Internet

    India Rejects Facebook’s ‘Free’ Internet

    Facebook has been trying to sell its idea of free Internet to India for a year. On Monday, India turned it down—but Mark Zuckerberg is not taking no for an answer.In a press release Monday, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) announce...

    Facebook says Free Basics is philanthropic. Critics says it’s an ‘evil’ way to get more Facebook users.

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    Aaron Sorkin - To Kill A Mockingbird Comes to Broadway?

    Does ‘Mockingbird’ Belong On Broadway?

    Does ‘Mockingbird’ Belong On Broadway?

    So far, the best performance in the forthcoming Broadway production of To Kill a Mockingbird has to be that of Aaron Sorkin, the playwright.When the news came out yesterday that Scott Rudin would produce the first Broadway version of Harper Lee’s ...

    It’s beloved, revered, and it’s sold 40 million copies. And been made into a classic movie that can make grown men cry. Isn’t it time to give Harper Lee’s novel a rest?

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    Photo of Annie LENNOX and Dave STEWART and EURYTHMICS; L-R: Annie Lennox, Dave Stewart  (Photo by Bob King/Redferns)

    Dave Stewart: LSD, Annie Lennox, and Me

    Dave Stewart: LSD, Annie Lennox, and Me

    The tattoos on his caramel-tanned arms—Lady Luck, a martini glass, the names of his much-loved third wife, Anoushka, and of his children—speak of a full and colorful life.But it is hard to square the handsome, bearded, quietly spoken Dave Stewart,...

    Dave Stewart talks about love, heartbreak, global fame, his near-death experiences, partying hard with Mick Jagger, and how Annie Lennox helped wean him off drugs.

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    Did NASA Ban Jesus?

    Did NASA Ban Jesus?

    Did NASA Ban Jesus?

    Did NASA ban the word “Jesus” as Fox News and several other conservative media outlets suggested this week? Not exactly. What is clear, though, is that all of those headlines accusing America’s space agency of being censorious are based on allegat...

    A shady legal organization claims that NASA employees were censored when their worship group mentioned Jesus in a newsletter.

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    Designer Waris Ahluwalia attends the Zero + Maria Cornejo Spring/Summer 2013 collection during New York Fashion Week September 10, 2012. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly (UNITED STATES - Tags: FASHION ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR37SZF

    Turban-Banned Sikh Actor Flies Home

    Turban-Banned Sikh Actor Flies Home

    Waris Ahluwalia, the 41-year-old Sikh actor and designer banned from flying home to New York from Mexico City on an Aeroméxico flight after he refused to remove his turban, wants “clear and concise guidelines” to be issued for the TSA and airlines...

    Aeroméxico banned the actor and designer from flying after he refused to remove his turban in public. Now the airline has apologized and promised to educate its staff.

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    Photo of Annie LENNOX and Dave STEWART and EURYTHMICS; L-R: Annie Lennox, Dave Stewart  (Photo by Bob King/Redferns)

    Dave Stewart: LSD, Annie Lennox, and Me

    Dave Stewart: LSD, Annie Lennox, and Me

    The tattoos on his caramel-tanned arms—Lady Luck, a martini glass, the names of his much-loved third wife, Anoushka, and of his children—speak of a full and colorful life.But it is hard to square the handsome, bearded, quietly spoken Dave Stewart,...

    Dave Stewart talks about love, heartbreak, global fame, his near-death experiences, partying hard with Mick Jagger, and how Annie Lennox helped wean him off drugs.

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    A model presents a creation by Enric Marti during the 080 Barcelona Autumn-Winter 2015-2016 fashion week in Barcelona on February 5, 2016.   AFP PHOTO/ PAU BARRENA / AFP / PAU BARRENA        (Photo credit should read PAU BARRENA/AFP/Getty Images)

    Fashion Week’s Designer Exodus

    Fashion Week’s Designer Exodus

    The winds of change assailing Planet Fashion have turned into gale-force: New York Fashion Week officially kicks off Wednesday, and this may just be the final one that follows the timing and format developed over the last few decades. Last week, B...

    Designers including big names like Tom Ford are not showing at New York Fashion Week. Economically, they argue, these theatrical circuses can be more harmful than beneficial.

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    How ‘P*ssy’ Got Its Very Rude Power

    How ‘P*ssy’ Got Its Very Rude Power

    How ‘P*ssy’ Got Its Very Rude Power

    On Monday night, after Republican frontrunner Donald Trump used the word “pussy” at a rally in New Hampshire, the media gasped in horror: Trump had truly outdone himself this time.The billionaire demagogue—who ultimately won the New Hampshire Repu...

    Scaredy-cat or women’s body part: The p-word, as voiced by Donald Trump against Ted Cruz, has a colorful history.

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    Former U.S. President Bill Clinton takes off his jacket before campaigning for his wife, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, during a campaign event at Milford Junior High School February 7, 2016 in Milford, New Hampshire. New Hampshire holds the "first in the nation" primary on February 9.

    Politicians Pandering in Plaid

    Politicians Pandering in Plaid

    Groveling for votes at a country fair? Trying to look ‘relatable’? Plaid is here to help.

    Groveling for votes at a country fair? Trying to look ‘relatable’? Plaid is here to help.

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    A model presents a creation by Enric Marti during the 080 Barcelona Autumn-Winter 2015-2016 fashion week in Barcelona on February 5, 2016.   AFP PHOTO/ PAU BARRENA / AFP / PAU BARRENA        (Photo credit should read PAU BARRENA/AFP/Getty Images)

    Fashion Week’s Designer Exodus

    Fashion Week’s Designer Exodus

    The winds of change assailing Planet Fashion have turned into gale-force: New York Fashion Week officially kicks off Wednesday, and this may just be the final one that follows the timing and format developed over the last few decades. Last week, B...

    Designers including big names like Tom Ford are not showing at New York Fashion Week. Economically, they argue, these theatrical circuses can be more harmful than beneficial.

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    • The Daily Beast Editor-in-Chief discusses who owns the term ‘Progressive’ on CNN’s Political Mann

      John Avlon on Progressive Politics

      The Daily Beast Editor-in-Chief discusses who owns the term ‘Progressive’ on CNN’s Political Mann

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      Candidates Are Using Your Online Data

      Presidential candidates are targeting campaign ads depending on your online habits.

    One month after dad’s death.

    David Bowie’s Son Announces Baby

    David Bowie’s Son Announces Baby

    One month after dad’s death.

    Watch Funny or Die’s Trump Biopic Spoof

    Watch Funny or Die’s Trump Biopic Spoof

    In 1987, Donald Trump published Trump: The Art of the Deal. The New York Times best-seller is filled with familiar gems of Trump sounding advice like “Show me someone without an ego, and I’ll show you a loser.” Fast-forward 30 years not much has c...

    Starring Johnny Depp, Michaela Watkins, and Ron Howard.

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    Serial Foot Stomper Targets Texas Women

    Serial Foot Stomper Targets Texas Women

    An unknown assailant is taking his foot fetish into an even darker place, and is getting all 50 Shades of Grey with strange women’s toes in Austin, Texas. His MO is to ride up to an unsuspecting female on his bike, give their toes a quick stamp, a...

    Toe trashing hooligan remains at large.

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    Marco Rubio Wants to Be Your Bae

    Marco Rubio Wants to Be Your Bae

    The campaign trail is littered with desperate attempts to garner millennial support. Hillary Clinton dabbing on Ellen, Rand Paul’s #StandWithRand photo app, and the latest effort, the Rubio campaign’s RU(BAE)O T-shirts.Do people really want Rubio ...

    Video asks Rubio supporters if they would call the presidential candidate bae.

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    Watch Funny or Die’s Trump Biopic Spoof

    Watch Funny or Die’s Trump Biopic Spoof

    In 1987, Donald Trump published Trump: The Art of the Deal. The New York Times best-seller is filled with familiar gems of Trump sounding advice like “Show me someone without an ego, and I’ll show you a loser.” Fast-forward 30 years not much has c...

    Starring Johnny Depp, Michaela Watkins, and Ron Howard.

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    US' Max Holloway and Sweden's Akira Corassani (R) fight in the ring during the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Night at the Globe Arena in Stockholm on October 4, 2014. AFP PHOTO/JONATHAN NACKSTRAND        (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

    UFC Fighter’s Jaw Breaks in the Ring

    UFC Fighter’s Jaw Breaks in the Ring

    Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is widely considered one of the fastest-growing sports in America. However, its extreme violence often poses an ethical dilemma for regulators. For example, the UFC is engaged in a lawsuit against New York to overturn a st...

    Alex Nicholson’s first time in the ring didn’t go so well.

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    Michelle Obama’s Not Into Politics. Yet.

    Michelle Obama’s Not Into Politics. Yet.

    During President Obama’s traditional pre-Super Bowl interview he was joined by the first lady, who fielded some questions herself. Asked by CBS’s Gayle King if she was inspired to get into politics by Hillary Clinton’s current White House bid, she...

    Doesn’t want to be next Hillary.

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    New Tarantula Named For Johnny Cash

    New Tarantula Named For Johnny Cash

    Country legend Johnny Cash has been immortalized in many ways, but this is a new one: Scientists have named a new species of black spider after him, the Aphonopelma johnnycashi.Discovered in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, the r...

    Joins web of celebs with namesake arachnids.

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    US' Max Holloway and Sweden's Akira Corassani (R) fight in the ring during the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Night at the Globe Arena in Stockholm on October 4, 2014. AFP PHOTO/JONATHAN NACKSTRAND        (Photo credit should read JONATHAN NACKSTRAND/AFP/Getty Images)

    UFC Fighter’s Jaw Breaks in the Ring

    UFC Fighter’s Jaw Breaks in the Ring

    Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is widely considered one of the fastest-growing sports in America. However, its extreme violence often poses an ethical dilemma for regulators. For example, the UFC is engaged in a lawsuit against New York to overturn a st...

    Alex Nicholson’s first time in the ring didn’t go so well.

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