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    Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia testifies before a House Judiciary Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee hearing on The Administrative Conference of the United States on Capitol Hill in Washington May 20, 2010.

    Justice Antonin Scalia Dead at 79

    Justice Antonin Scalia Dead at 79

    Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Saturday died of natural causes at a resort in Texas, according to the San Antonio Express-News. Scalia, 79, was at the Cibolo Creek Ranch near Marfa. He was reportedly found in his room when he did not show...

    Body found in room at Texas resort.

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    Can quintuple salary by flexing influence.

    50% of Ex-Senators to Become Lobbyists

    50% of Ex-Senators to Become Lobbyists

    Can quintuple salary by flexing influence.

    Republican U.S. presidential candidate businessman Donald Trump (L) speaks as rival candidate Senator Ted Cruz looks on during the Fox Business Network Republican presidential candidates debate in North Charleston, South Carolina January 14, 2016.

    Watch the SC GOP Debate Live Online

    Watch the SC GOP Debate Live Online

    CBS will host a Republican presidential debate Saturday evening in South Carolina, featuring the six remaining candidates in a showdown that is sure to make an impact on the upcoming early primary state.Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Jeb Bus...

    The six remaining GOP candidates face off Saturday evening before South Carolina's primary vote—here's how to watch online.

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    Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia testifies before a House Judiciary Commercial and Administrative Law Subcommittee hearing on The Administrative Conference of the United States on Capitol Hill in Washington May 20, 2010.

    Justice Antonin Scalia Dead at 79

    Justice Antonin Scalia Dead at 79

    Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia on Saturday died of natural causes at a resort in Texas, according to the San Antonio Express-News. Scalia, 79, was at the Cibolo Creek Ranch near Marfa. He was reportedly found in his room when he did not show...

    Body found in room at Texas resort.

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    Rev. Pat Robertson gestures as he poses a question to Republican presidential candidate former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush during a Presidential candidate forum at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Va., Friday, Oct. 23, 2015.

    Pat Roberson’s War On Military Women

    Pat Roberson’s War On Military Women

    Pat Robertson is a televangelist icon who has long been approaching the expiration date of his relevance. During his height of his powers in the healthier days of the conservative Moral Majority, he wielded considerable influence. Nowadays, he’s t...

    The aging televangelist says women join the military because they’re into bondage.

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    Ted Cruz Porn Star: ‘I’m Fighting Back!’

    Ted Cruz Porn Star: ‘I’m Fighting Back!’

    Ted Cruz Porn Star: ‘I’m Fighting Back!’

    Ted Cruz may have just lost the Republican porn vote.On Thursday evening, the Texas senator’s presidential campaign pulled its new ad after it came to their attention that one of the actresses starring in it also appeared in soft-core porn flicks....

    By pulling his Amy Lindsay campaign ad, the Texas conservative may have blown it with the GOP adult-film-star vote.

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    Entertainment

    Kanye West’s Brilliant SNL Performance

    Kanye West’s Brilliant SNL Performance

    Following Thursday’s glitch-filled livestream from Madison Square Garden, Kanye West performed two new songs from his still-unreleased The Life of Pablo album during Saturday Night Live this week. And if, as many have suggested, he has barely slep...

    Chance the Rapper ended up stealing the show from Kanye West, who performed two tracks from his yet-to-be-released album 'The Life of Pablo.'

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    Real Time with Bill Maher

    Bill Maher Slams Marco Rubio

    Bill Maher Slams Marco Rubio

    Before he bowed out of the presidential race, Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey left a lasting impression on the GOP field by exposing a big flaw of boy wonder Marco Rubio: that the senator repeats his talking points ad nauseum.Yes, last Saturday ...

    The host of HBO’s ‘Real Time with Bill Maher’ teed off on the baby-faced GOP presidential nominee, whose stock is falling after a major flaw of his was exposed.

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    Obama Thanks Ellen for LGBT Progress

    Obama Thanks Ellen for LGBT Progress

    It has been close to eight years since Barack Obama last appeared on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. Back in February 2008, then-Senator Obama was still months away from taking the Democratic nomination away from Hillary Clinton, whose frontrunner statu...

    During his visit to The Ellen DeGeneres Show on Friday, President Obama nearly brought tears to the host’s eyes when he credited her for “changing hearts and minds” on LGBT issues.

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    on being branded a lunatic

    Hey Mister, Who You Calling a Lunatic?

    Hey Mister, Who You Calling a Lunatic?

    I am difficult.I admitted this to a reasonably good-natured dude who was considering hiring me for a job. He had been circling the subject; I was letting him off the hook. They throw it at every woman in show business at one time or another. It ge...

    A veteran of routine workplace misogyny, she was accustomed to being labeled ‘difficult.’ Then someone called her a ‘lunatic,’ and it was time to fight back.

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    Real Time with Bill Maher

    Bill Maher Slams Marco Rubio

    Bill Maher Slams Marco Rubio

    Before he bowed out of the presidential race, Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey left a lasting impression on the GOP field by exposing a big flaw of boy wonder Marco Rubio: that the senator repeats his talking points ad nauseum.Yes, last Saturday ...

    The host of HBO’s ‘Real Time with Bill Maher’ teed off on the baby-faced GOP presidential nominee, whose stock is falling after a major flaw of his was exposed.

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    Taylor Swift and Kanye West

    Kanye’s Misogynistic T-Swift Diss

    Kanye’s Misogynistic T-Swift Diss

    Kanye West lied. He’s never gonna let this finish. Pop culture’s most curious spat—if that’s even what it could be categorized as—found its umpteenth life Friday, thanks to a he-said-she-said back and forth between Kanye West and Taylor Swift abou...

    Nearly seven years after he interrupted her at the VMAs, West references the incident in a misogynistic new song that has both parties attacking each other. Will it ever finish?

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    When Kim Jong il Kidnapped Two Lovers

    The Movie Star Kidnapped by Kim Jong Il

    The Movie Star Kidnapped by Kim Jong Il

    After spending eight days at sea drugged and captive on a cargo ship, South Korean actress Choi Eun-hee disembarked her nautical prison in a strange port, in a strange country.Terrified and disoriented, the film star—who’d shared photo ops with Ma...

    Eager to have the North Korean movie industry catch up to South Korea, the Dear Leader kidnapped a top South Korean actress and director. And that’s just the beginning.

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    Kristen Wiig Does Peyton Manning

    Kristen Wiig Does Peyton Manning

    On Wednesday night, Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning gave his first late-night interview since winning Super Bowl 50 to Jimmy Fallon on the Tonight Show. And apparently he had so much fun, that he came back on Thursday.If you looked close...

    No, Peyton Manning did not return to Jimmy Fallon’s show for the second night in a row. That was ‘Zoolander 2’ star Kristen Wiig.

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    Taylor Swift and Kanye West

    Kanye’s Misogynistic T-Swift Diss

    Kanye’s Misogynistic T-Swift Diss

    Kanye West lied. He’s never gonna let this finish. Pop culture’s most curious spat—if that’s even what it could be categorized as—found its umpteenth life Friday, thanks to a he-said-she-said back and forth between Kanye West and Taylor Swift abou...

    Nearly seven years after he interrupted her at the VMAs, West references the incident in a misogynistic new song that has both parties attacking each other. Will it ever finish?

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    World News

    After Tragic Suicide, World's Best Restaurant Gets New Chef

    Can ‘Best’ Restaurant Survive Suicide?

    Can ‘Best’ Restaurant Survive Suicide?

    Snow was already falling in Crissier, Switzerland as the first customers arrived at the picturesque and famed Restaurant de l'Hotel de Ville outside Lausanne Friday evening. By 9 p.m., the dining room was full.“Nous sommes complet comme d’hab...

    The tragic end to the chef of the Restaurant de l’Hotel de Ville has given way to a new era under longtime sous-chef Franck Giovannini.

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    Indonesia Hits Delete on Gay Emojis

    Indonesia Hits Delete on Gay Emojis

    Gay emojis have left Indonesia.The Japan-based Line messaging app, which has about 700 million users, announced via Facebook on Wednesday that it was “currently working to resolve” the fact that some of its emojis featuring same-sex couples had ma...

    A popular messaging act pulled same-sex characters from the country after protests. Now the government may ban LGBT representations on phones entirely.

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    Members of the Shohadaa Badr Brigade, which operate under the Free Syrian Army, stand in shooting positions in Ashrafieh, Aleppo September 17, 2013. REUTERS/Muzaffar Salman (SYRIA - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST CONFLICT) - RTX13ONL

    US Allies Now Fighting CIA-Backed Rebels

    US Allies Now Fighting CIA-Backed Rebels

    Iraqi militias who once fought ISIS with U.S. help are now working with Russian and Iranian forces to crush American-backed rebels in the strategic Syrian city of Aleppo, two defense officials have told The Daily Beast.At least three Shia militias...

    Not long ago, U.S. jets and Shia militias worked together to battle ISIS. Today, those militias are trying to take down American proxies in Syria.

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    Pope Francis waves at the airport in Quito before his departure for Bolivia, on July 8, 2015. Pope Francis, the first Latin American pontiff, heads Wednesday to Bolivia on the second leg of a three-nation tour of the continent's poorest countries, where he has been acclaimed by huge crowds.

    Vatican Refuses To Talk About Sex Abuse

    Vatican Refuses To Talk About Sex Abuse

    ROME — One might think that a commission designed to rid the Catholic Church of its predator priests and try to heal decades of suffering by sex abuse victims might actually be involved in, well, doing just that.On the contrary, it would seem that...

    The pope’s special commission to root out sex abuse in the church goes from bad to worse as one monsignor tells new bishops they’re under no obligation to report abuse to police.

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    Indonesia Hits Delete on Gay Emojis

    Indonesia Hits Delete on Gay Emojis

    Gay emojis have left Indonesia.The Japan-based Line messaging app, which has about 700 million users, announced via Facebook on Wednesday that it was “currently working to resolve” the fact that some of its emojis featuring same-sex couples had ma...

    A popular messaging act pulled same-sex characters from the country after protests. Now the government may ban LGBT representations on phones entirely.

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    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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    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un takes a memorial picture with attendants at KPA's (Korean People's Army) 7th military education convention, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on November 7, 2015. REUTERS/KCNAATTENTION EDITORS - THIS PICTURE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY. REUTERS IS UNABLE TO INDEPENDENTLY VERIFY THE AUTHENTICITY, CONTENT, LOCATION OR DATE OF THIS IMAGE. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS. THIS PICTURE IS DISTRIBUTED EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. NO THIRD PARTY SALES. SOUTH KOREA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN SOUTH KOREA. - RTS5WNK

    North Korea’s Army Could Turn on Kim

    North Korea’s Army Could Turn on Kim

    Heavy are the burdens of the men wearing four stars in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. Ri Yong Gil, the chief of the General Staff of the North Korean military, has been executed, according to Yonhap News Agency and Reuters. CNN reports...

    Kim Jong Un is making a habit of killing off his most senior military leaders. He thinks that will keep them in line, but it could be making some very powerful enemies.

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    Journalist kidnapped in Mexico; 8 kidnappers dressed military style?

    Thugs Grab Mexican Mom as She Feeds Son

    Thugs Grab Mexican Mom as She Feeds Son

    Anabel Flores Salazar was feeding her 15-day-old baby early Monday morning when eight masked gunmen in black military uniforms stormed into her home in Veracruz, Mexico. They played the part of cops or soldiers on a lawful mission.“We have a warra...

    Anabel Flores Salazar was pregnant when she began investigating mysterious deaths in Veracruz. After her baby was born, she vanished—and the authorities tried to blame her for it.

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    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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    U.S. News

    A Columbine High School student breaks down in tears while visiting the Rachel Scott car memorial in Clement Park in Littleton, Colorado April 27. The students were visiting the memorial shortly after the one week anniversary moment of silence was observed. Rachel Scott was one of twelve students shot and killed in the Columbine High School massacre April 20.

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    Columbine: 17 Years of Aftershocks

    Columbine: 17 Years of Aftershocks

    The tragedies keep coming. As we reel from the latest horror, one of those touching vignettes will pop up on the TV, encapsulating the brief life of a victim in thirty seconds, and the remote is already in hand. My thumb hovers over the FF, poised...

    Susan Klebold, the mother of Columbine shooter Dylan, has a new book. It’s worth remembering the other survivors left to piece together their broken families.

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    Gospel for Asia's founder K.P. Johannan. Did This Preacher Rob From The Poor To Give To Himself?

    Did This Preacher Rob From The Poor?

    Did This Preacher Rob From The Poor?

    K.P. Yohannan, the influential international evangelical pastor behind Believers Church, has over the last 38 years grown his Texas-based non-profit “Gospel for Asia” (GFA) into the second-largest mission organization in the U.S. Now, a single law...

    An internationally famous pastor has been charged with misdirecting funds for orphans and widows back into his own church.

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    Satanic Kid-Killing Ritual, "My son is a Satanist, not a murderer."

    Teen ‘Satanist’ Jailed For Pal’s Murder

    Teen ‘Satanist’ Jailed For Pal’s Murder

    A Houston teen is charged with killing his 16-year-old friend in what some are calling a satanic ritual—weeks after the suspect’s own parents told local TV reporters that their son was a “devil worshiper.”Police arrested Edward O’Neal IV on Wednes...

    A Houston teen has allegedly confessed to murdering his best friend in what relatives are calling a diabolical devil-worshiping ritual.

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    A Columbine High School student breaks down in tears while visiting the Rachel Scott car memorial in Clement Park in Littleton, Colorado April 27. The students were visiting the memorial shortly after the one week anniversary moment of silence was observed. Rachel Scott was one of twelve students shot and killed in the Columbine High School massacre April 20.

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    Columbine: 17 Years of Aftershocks

    Columbine: 17 Years of Aftershocks

    The tragedies keep coming. As we reel from the latest horror, one of those touching vignettes will pop up on the TV, encapsulating the brief life of a victim in thirty seconds, and the remote is already in hand. My thumb hovers over the FF, poised...

    Susan Klebold, the mother of Columbine shooter Dylan, has a new book. It’s worth remembering the other survivors left to piece together their broken families.

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    Lawsuit: School Won't Stop N-Word Attack

    Lawsuit: School Won’t Stop N-Word Attack

    Lawsuit: School Won’t Stop N-Word Attack

    A Michigan mom claims her black son’s middle school is letting a white student call him “nigger” nonstop.That’s the case Sumayyah Waver laid out in a federal civil lawsuit last week against Grand Rapids Public Schools. Ever since last September, W...

    A mom is suing her school district after she says they refused to stop a white bully from calling her black son the worst name in the book.

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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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    Tech + Health

    ‘Monster Energy Almost Killed Us’

    ‘Monster Energy Almost Killed Us’

    ‘Monster Energy Almost Killed Us’

    Robert Grim was driving to work when the nausea set in. As his vision blurred, the Arizona resident pulled over to the side of the road and called in sick. His symptoms only worsened at home, he said.The twentysomething rushed to the emergency roo...

    Consumers say the company should’ve warned them that the caffeine torpedoes allegedly cause heart attacks and strokes. The company says that’s a coincidence.

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    Marie Curie (1867-1934) Polish-born French physicist in her laboratory

    It’s Time to Abolish Science’s Boys Club

    It’s Time to Abolish Science’s Boys Club

    This has been a challenging year for women in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math, otherwise known by the acronym STEM. To be sure, every year is challenging for women and other under-represented groups. But lately more of tho...

    Let’s celebrate the UN’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science by vowing to abolish the sexism and other prejudices in fields of science, tech, engineering, and math.

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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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    Marie Curie (1867-1934) Polish-born French physicist in her laboratory

    It’s Time to Abolish Science’s Boys Club

    It’s Time to Abolish Science’s Boys Club

    This has been a challenging year for women in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math, otherwise known by the acronym STEM. To be sure, every year is challenging for women and other under-represented groups. But lately more of tho...

    Let’s celebrate the UN’s International Day of Women and Girls in Science by vowing to abolish the sexism and other prejudices in fields of science, tech, engineering, and math.

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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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    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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    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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    After Tragic Suicide, World's Best Restaurant Gets New Chef

    Can ‘Best’ Restaurant Survive Suicide?

    Can ‘Best’ Restaurant Survive Suicide?

    Snow was already falling in Crissier, Switzerland as the first customers arrived at the picturesque and famed Restaurant de l'Hotel de Ville outside Lausanne Friday evening. By 9 p.m., the dining room was full.“Nous sommes complet comme d’hab...

    The tragic end to the chef of the Restaurant de l’Hotel de Ville has given way to a new era under longtime sous-chef Franck Giovannini.

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    on being branded a lunatic

    Hey Mister, Who You Calling a Lunatic?

    Hey Mister, Who You Calling a Lunatic?

    I am difficult.I admitted this to a reasonably good-natured dude who was considering hiring me for a job. He had been circling the subject; I was letting him off the hook. They throw it at every woman in show business at one time or another. It ge...

    A veteran of routine workplace misogyny, she was accustomed to being labeled ‘difficult.’ Then someone called her a ‘lunatic,’ and it was time to fight back.

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    Why Is NYT Suing Over an Art Book?

    Why Is NYT Suing Over an Art Book?

    Why Is NYT Suing Over an Art Book?

    War Is Beautiful is a protest book about the Iraq War. It does not target the Bush administration so much as the newspapers, namely The New York Times, that were all too willing to spread a White House’s message about weapons of mass destruction t...

    The New York Times is threatening to sue a small publisher for an alleged publishing infraction, but what motivation really lies behind the lawsuit?

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    Inside KinkBnB's Shareable Dungeons

    Inside KinkBNB’s Shareable Dungeons

    Inside KinkBNB’s Shareable Dungeons

    For many Airbnb hosts, returning home to find traces of an orgy—feather tickler beneath the duvet, cocaine dust on the bathroom sink, odoriferous dildo wedged between couch cushions—is grounds for a lawsuit, if not a sensational tabloid story to h...

    Those who like hot, heavy sex flock to this Airbnb alternative advertising ‘classic’ dungeons, spanking benches, ropes, and prison cells. But keep it tidy or you’ll be, umm, punished.

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    on being branded a lunatic

    Hey Mister, Who You Calling a Lunatic?

    Hey Mister, Who You Calling a Lunatic?

    I am difficult.I admitted this to a reasonably good-natured dude who was considering hiring me for a job. He had been circling the subject; I was letting him off the hook. They throw it at every woman in show business at one time or another. It ge...

    A veteran of routine workplace misogyny, she was accustomed to being labeled ‘difficult.’ Then someone called her a ‘lunatic,’ and it was time to fight back.

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    Paul Krugman

    Krugman Confronts His Bernie Bro Critics

    Krugman Confronts His Bernie Bro Critics

    Until supporters of Bernie Sanders started trashing Paul Krugman—in the midst of a presidential campaign that is shattering every cherished assumption of the political cognoscenti—the Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist was ...

    The Nobel Laureate says Bernie’s angry white males are baying for his head with the kind of vitriol he usually gets from ‘Rush Limbaugh listeners.’

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     Kanye West performs during Kanye West Yeezy Season 3 on February 11, 2016 in New York City.

    Kanye’s Crazy Fashion Week Spectacle

    Kanye’s Crazy Fashion Week Spectacle

    We knew there was something underneath the deliciously soft-looking, silky taupe canvas covering the main arena of Madison Square Garden. It billowed ever bigger, its fluttering edges first toyed with by a group of stagehands and then we saw protr...

    Kanye West showcased his fashion collection and new album on Thursday. The music was loud, the clothes popped with color—and West wanted the audience’s love.

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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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    Paul Krugman

    Krugman Confronts His Bernie Bro Critics

    Krugman Confronts His Bernie Bro Critics

    Until supporters of Bernie Sanders started trashing Paul Krugman—in the midst of a presidential campaign that is shattering every cherished assumption of the political cognoscenti—the Nobel Prize-winning economist and New York Times columnist was ...

    The Nobel Laureate says Bernie’s angry white males are baying for his head with the kind of vitriol he usually gets from ‘Rush Limbaugh listeners.’

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      David Bowie’s Son Announces Baby

      One month after dad’s death.

    • 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

    TO GO WITH AFP STORY BY HUGUES JEANNEAU - People cheer with glasses of rose wine on August 28, 2012 at the Chateau Sainte-Marguerite vineyard in La Londe-les-Maures. France is the world's first producer of rose and Provence is the first France's producing region with 40% of the country production, according to the Provence wine interprofessional council (CIVP).     AFP PHOTO/GERARD JULIEN        (Photo credit should read GERARD JULIEN/AFP/GettyImages)

    Millennials are Wasted on Wine

    Millennials are Wasted on Wine

    When it comes to wine, millennials will drink you under the table.

    A supporter of US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders holds a campaign poster and a US flag as he arrives for primary night rally in Concord, New Hampshire, on February 9, 2016. / AFP / Jewel Samad        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

    Candidates Are Using Your Online Data

    Candidates Are Using Your Online Data

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

    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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    A supporter of US Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders holds a campaign poster and a US flag as he arrives for primary night rally in Concord, New Hampshire, on February 9, 2016. / AFP / Jewel Samad        (Photo credit should read JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

    Candidates Are Using Your Online Data

    Candidates Are Using Your Online Data

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

    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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    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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    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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