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    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JUNE 23:  Television personality Dr. Drew Pinsky  onstage during The 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards broadcasted on HLN held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 23, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/WireImage) 22542_004_2121.JPG

    Where Did Dr. Drew Go Wrong?

    Where Did Dr. Drew Go Wrong?

    By the time Dr. Drew Pinsky’s show was canceled by CNN after he engaged in unfounded speculation about Hillary Clinton’s health, no one was shocked.For years, the Loveline host had been seen as more of a “television doctor,” as Newt Gingrich recen...

    Speculating on Hillary Clinton’s health might be the final blow to Dr. Drew Pinsky’s long and controversial career.

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    Nobody’s Buying Trump’s Immigration Lies

    Nobody’s Buying Trump’s Immigration Lies

    Surprising election indeed: Joe Scarborough has made an actual contribution to our national discourse. His “Amnesty Don” zinger Monday morning was great. He even aped Trump’s favored trope of assigning the appearance of this sobriquet not to himse...

    The words and positions Trump used to win over the enraged white people who put him over the top in the GOP primary aren’t flying with Americans now.

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    Huma Abedin, the Good Wife, Walks Away

    Huma Abedin, the Good Wife, Walks Away

    More than two centuries after the first big American political sex scandal, the original Good Wife continues her eternal repose at the foot of her husband’s grave in Trinity Church cemetery in Lower Manhattan.He of course has the grander stone, a ...

    With Hillary Clinton’s top aide by his side, Anthony Weiner had remained a ‘big wheel in this town’ despite multiple sexting scandals—until now.

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    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JUNE 23:  Television personality Dr. Drew Pinsky  onstage during The 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards broadcasted on HLN held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 23, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/WireImage) 22542_004_2121.JPG

    Where Did Dr. Drew Go Wrong?

    Where Did Dr. Drew Go Wrong?

    By the time Dr. Drew Pinsky’s show was canceled by CNN after he engaged in unfounded speculation about Hillary Clinton’s health, no one was shocked.For years, the Loveline host had been seen as more of a “television doctor,” as Newt Gingrich recen...

    Speculating on Hillary Clinton’s health might be the final blow to Dr. Drew Pinsky’s long and controversial career.

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    The Troll Behind the Hillary-KKK Hoax

    Hillary KKK Backer or Elaborate Troll?

    Hillary KKK Backer or Elaborate Troll?

    In the video, Will Quigg is leaning against a silver Honda, catching his breath after a violent protest in Anaheim.“Who do you support for president, sir?” he’s asked in a hasty interview with the Orange County Register.The grand dragon of the Wes...

    Grand Dragon William Quigg has said he’ll vote for Clinton and has donated $20,000 to her campaign. But is he just blowing smoke?

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    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during a Hispanic Small Business Leaders round table meeting at the Trump Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., August 26, 2016.

    Trump Blames Hillary for Weiner’s Sexts

    Trump Blames Hillary for Weiner’s Sexts

    If you were a presidential candidate who polled low among women, who was on your third wife, who had a reputation for womanizing and a professional relationship with a man who’d recently been axed from his job for sexual harassment, would you resp...

    Trump has never been blessed with self-awareness, but his reaction to the news of Anthony Weiner’s latest sext scandal was a special kind of oblivion.

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    Entertainment

    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JUNE 23:  Television personality Dr. Drew Pinsky  onstage during The 39th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards broadcasted on HLN held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on June 23, 2012 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/WireImage) 22542_004_2121.JPG

    Where Did Dr. Drew Go Wrong?

    Where Did Dr. Drew Go Wrong?

    By the time Dr. Drew Pinsky’s show was canceled by CNN after he engaged in unfounded speculation about Hillary Clinton’s health, no one was shocked.For years, the Loveline host had been seen as more of a “television doctor,” as Newt Gingrich recen...

    Speculating on Hillary Clinton’s health might be the final blow to Dr. Drew Pinsky’s long and controversial career.

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    The History between Drake and Rhianna

    Is Drake Really in the Friend Zone?

    Is Drake Really in the Friend Zone?

    Behind every talented woman is a trifling man moping in the corner of her close-up.For Nicki Minaj it’s Meek Mill, a domesticated Philly rapper now reduced to folding his famous partner’s fishnets and anonymously fuming about Drake on Reddit. For ...

    After Drake went in for a kiss after declaring his love on the VMAs stage and came up short, he’s trying to prove Rihanna really likes him. We look at the evidence.

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    Gene Wilder’s Last Big Interview

    Gene Wilder’s Last Big Interview

    Gene Wilder lives in our collective memory as his characters from iconic films like Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein. But in the years leading up to his death this week, at the age of 83, he was seldom seen in public.As...

    In his last major interview, at the 92nd Street Y in 2013, Wilder looked back at his career and explained what made him stop acting.

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    Gene Wilder’s Most Memorable Roles

    Gene Wilder’s Most Memorable Roles

    Legendary comedy actor Gene Wilder passed away this week after a three-year struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. Here we remember the magic and laughter he brought to film.

    Legendary comedy actor Gene Wilder passed away this week after a three-year struggle with Alzheimer’s disease. Here we remember the magic and laughter he brought to film.

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    The History between Drake and Rhianna

    Is Drake Really in the Friend Zone?

    Is Drake Really in the Friend Zone?

    Behind every talented woman is a trifling man moping in the corner of her close-up.For Nicki Minaj it’s Meek Mill, a domesticated Philly rapper now reduced to folding his famous partner’s fishnets and anonymously fuming about Drake on Reddit. For ...

    After Drake went in for a kiss after declaring his love on the VMAs stage and came up short, he’s trying to prove Rihanna really likes him. We look at the evidence.

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    F6ER2X RELEASE DATE: 1970. STUDIO: Ultimate Productions. PLOT: An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor and somewhat dim. They find themselves involved in palace intrigues as history happens around them. PICTURED: GENE WILDER.

    What Made Gene Wilder Unforgettable

    What Made Gene Wilder Unforgettable

    I remember precisely when I first saw Gene Wilder. I can’t say that about very many performers. But Wilder was unforgettable. To make it even more impressive, he appeared in a movie that would have easily been unforgettable without him: Bonnie and...

    Indelible from the first moment he appeared on a movie screen, the late comic actor lit up not only the films in which he appeared but the hearts of his audiences as well.

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    Samantha Bee on Weinergate

    Samantha Bee on Weinergate

    “Oh my god! Oh my god…” utters Samantha Bee.I’m on the phone with the brilliant host of the TBS late-night hit Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, which received an Emmy nod in its first year for Outstanding Writing, and we’re discussing the latest ic...

    The host of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, which is up for its first Emmy nomination, on the icky scandal haunting our screens.

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    Gene Wilder Dead at 83

    Gene Wilder Dead at 83

    Gene Wilder, the actor immortalized by his role as Willy Wonka, has died at age 83, his family announced Monday. Some of Wilder’s most iconic roles were in the early films of Mel Brooks where he portrayed the nervous accountant Leo Bloom in 196...

    He will be forever remembered for bringing Willy Wonka to life and infusing humanity into the films of Mel Brooks.

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    F6ER2X RELEASE DATE: 1970. STUDIO: Ultimate Productions. PLOT: An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor and somewhat dim. They find themselves involved in palace intrigues as history happens around them. PICTURED: GENE WILDER.

    What Made Gene Wilder Unforgettable

    What Made Gene Wilder Unforgettable

    I remember precisely when I first saw Gene Wilder. I can’t say that about very many performers. But Wilder was unforgettable. To make it even more impressive, he appeared in a movie that would have easily been unforgettable without him: Bonnie and...

    Indelible from the first moment he appeared on a movie screen, the late comic actor lit up not only the films in which he appeared but the hearts of his audiences as well.

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    World News

    Brazil's suspended President Dilma Rousseff attends the final session of debate and voting on Rousseff's impeachment trial in Brasilia, Brazil, August 29, 2016.

    Meek Men Destroy Brazil’s Unbowed Prez

    Meek Men Destroy Brazil’s Unbowed Prez

    SÃO PAULO, Brazil — Dilma Rousseff is expected to be formally removed from the Brazilian presidency this Tuesday or Wednesday, despite a tireless last stand against the charges of fiscal irregularities brought against her, which many in Brazil see...

    Brazil’s first woman president refused to be bowed during a 14-hour Senate interrogation. She will be impeached anyway.

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    Inside the Head of an ISIS True Believer

    Inside the Head of an ISIS True Believer

    Inside the Head of an ISIS True Believer

    With rare exception, active members of ISIS are notoriously shy about talking to Western reporters. The reason ISIS has invested so heavily in elaborate media and propaganda arms is that its mantra—“Hear from us, not about us”—is designed to demon...

    The group vows to endure and expand. But under relentless pressure, it’s shrinking. How do its partisans think they can endure? Here’s what one says.

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    Ground Zero in the New Cold War

    Ground Zero in the New Cold War

    THE CURONIAN SPIT — A bus ride from the last town in the European Union—Nida, Lithuania—across the border into Russia’s Kaliningrad region took less than an hour. The morning sun warmed sandy dunes along the shore of the Baltic Sea. There was hard...

    The fraught frontier between Russia and the NATO-defended Baltics is full of surprises, not least its natural beauty. But tensions are building fast.

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    Ancient Greeks Caught Sacrificing Boys?

    Ancient Greeks Caught Sacrificing Boys?

    On a mountain top in southern Greece, in a nearly 3,000-year-old religious site, archaeologists have made a macabre discovery: human remains nestled inside an altar dedicated to Zeus. The burial is unprecedented. How did the bones of this adolesce...

    When the skeleton of a young boy was found in an altar dedicated to Zeus, the discovery sent shockwaves through the world of archaeology. But it might be too good to be true.

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    Inside the Head of an ISIS True Believer

    Inside the Head of an ISIS True Believer

    Inside the Head of an ISIS True Believer

    With rare exception, active members of ISIS are notoriously shy about talking to Western reporters. The reason ISIS has invested so heavily in elaborate media and propaganda arms is that its mantra—“Hear from us, not about us”—is designed to demon...

    The group vows to endure and expand. But under relentless pressure, it’s shrinking. How do its partisans think they can endure? Here’s what one says.

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    Manaugh 'Fargo' at a Boeing Plant - the Tale of a Hapless Spy

    Average Joe Tried to Sell Russia Secrets

    Average Joe Tried to Sell Russia Secrets

    When Gregory Allen Justice arrived at work every evening, pulling into a secure parking lot near the sprawl of LAX to start another long night on the graveyard shift at Boeing, he would have known that there were more than just stars up there, shi...

    When promotion after promotion passed satellite engineer Gregory Allen Justice by, he allegedly turned to the Russians to solve his family’s dire financial straits.

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    Mexican Cops Killed Dozens From the Sky

    Mexican Cops Killed Dozens From the Sky

    Mexican Federal Police “arbitrarily executed” dozens of suspected cartel members on a ranch last year, according to a human rights monitor, firing thousands of rounds from a helicopter gunship. Many of the men were unarmed or fleeing, so federales...

    Have Mexican authorities adopted the brutal tactics of the cartels they are battling? Was the overkill at Rancho del Sol a bloody warning?

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    ISIS children execution video

    ISIS Kids Execute Prisoners on Tape

    ISIS Kids Execute Prisoners on Tape

    ISIS released a new video Friday showing children of its foreign soldiers shooting a group of prisoners. The terror group said the executed men were members of the YPG, a Syrian Kurdish force that is supported by the United States and has been one...

    ISIS is known for its grisly videos of beheadings and other sadistic killings. But the new video is particularly grisly and horrific even by ISIS’ cruel standards.

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    Manaugh 'Fargo' at a Boeing Plant - the Tale of a Hapless Spy

    Average Joe Tried to Sell Russia Secrets

    Average Joe Tried to Sell Russia Secrets

    When Gregory Allen Justice arrived at work every evening, pulling into a secure parking lot near the sprawl of LAX to start another long night on the graveyard shift at Boeing, he would have known that there were more than just stars up there, shi...

    When promotion after promotion passed satellite engineer Gregory Allen Justice by, he allegedly turned to the Russians to solve his family’s dire financial straits.

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    U.S.

    The ‘Social Cost of Carbon’ Is the Most Historic Climate Change Decision Yet

    The Most Historic Climate Decision Yet

    The Most Historic Climate Decision Yet

    One of the most significant court cases about climate change was decided this month by a federal appeals court in Chicago. Given that it was steeped in the enervating context of refrigerator regulations, you may have missed it. But amid the stulti...

    For the first time, the federal government has put a price on carbon dioxide and it’s bound to transform how we fight global warming.

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    How to Watch Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic at the 2016 U.S. Open

    How to Watch the 2016 U.S. Open

    How to Watch the 2016 U.S. Open

    The two-week long 2016 U.S. Open is the capstone of the year’s Grand Slam tournaments, marking the end of another year of major international tennis competition. Running from Monday, August 29 to Sunday, September 11, the tournament kick off at th...

    At the fourth and final Grand Slam tournament of the year, both Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic will defend subpar Olympic performances.

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    Paroled Before He Killed Wade’s Cousin

    Paroled Before He Killed Wade’s Cousin

    Two weeks to the day after he was paroled from prison, Derren Sorrells allegedly shot and killed Nykea Aldridge in Chicago. Derren, 22, and his brother Darwin Sorrells, 26, were charged with first-degree murder Sunday for shooting and killing Aldr...

    Derren Sorrells was let out of prison three years early—right before he allegedly shot NBA star Dwyane Wade’s cousin Nykea Aldridge in Chicago.

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    The ‘Social Cost of Carbon’ Is the Most Historic Climate Change Decision Yet

    The Most Historic Climate Decision Yet

    The Most Historic Climate Decision Yet

    One of the most significant court cases about climate change was decided this month by a federal appeals court in Chicago. Given that it was steeped in the enervating context of refrigerator regulations, you may have missed it. But amid the stulti...

    For the first time, the federal government has put a price on carbon dioxide and it’s bound to transform how we fight global warming.

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    Soylent Ads Sound a Lot Like Thinspo

    Soylent Ads Sound a Lot Like Thinspo

    Rob Rhinehart stopped eating and started a multimillion-dollar empire.In a 2013 blog post entitled, “How I Stopped Eating Food,” the then-24-year-old explained how he’d overhauled his diet by eliminating all solid foods from his life. For the past...

    Marketed as a way to ‘stop eating,’ Silicon Valley’s miracle food has been glamorized by ‘pro-ana’ websites. Eating-disorder experts say even the accidental message is dangerous.

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    U. Chicago’s P.C. Crackdown Is About $$$

    U. Chicago’s P.C. Crackdown Is About $$$

    The Dean of Students at the University of Chicago’s undergraduate college sent a weird letter to incoming first-year students this week.On the one hand, it welcomed the new kids, expressing “delight” that they’d chosen the University of Chicago. O...

    A university dean proposed restricting free speech in the name of free speech, but why? “Safe spaces” and “trigger warnings” are by students, for students.

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    Tech + Health

    A veterinarian (L) injects a dog with an anti rabies vaccine in suburban Manila on March 7, 2015, during a free vaccination, castration and blessing of pets event. The yearly event is sponsored by the Quezon City government in an effort to eradicate rabies from the Philippines.   AFP PHOTO / Jay DIRECTO        (Photo credit should read JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images)

    Americans Are Taking Their Pets’ Drugs

    Americans Are Taking Their Pets’ Drugs

    A small percentage of Americans take their pets’ medication, according to a study published in the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy.The study, which measured how many Americans take antibiotics without a prescription, came across the ...

    A study on non-prescription antibiotic use showed that some Americans take their pets’ medicines.

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    Watch: Scientists Leave Fake Mars Colony

    Watch: Scientists Leave Fake Mars Colony

    Six scientists returned to human civilization on Sunday, after spending a year isolated on a dormant Hawaiian volcano to simulate the conditions astronauts could face on Mars.The mission, funded by NASA, was the fourth one organized by the Hawaii ...

    The scientists spent 12 months isolated on a Hawaiian volcano to simulate a Mars exploration mission.

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    Your Zika Apathy is Spreading the Virus

    Your Zika Apathy Is Spreading the Virus

    Your Zika Apathy Is Spreading the Virus

    You may not be a pregnant woman. You may not be the partner of a pregnant woman. But if you don’t care about Zika, you’re part of the problem.That’s the message that Joseph Conlon, a technical adviser for the American Mosquito Control Association ...

    The American public doesn’t care about Zika—and that blasé attitude is not only careless, it’s dangerous.

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    Soylent Ads Sound a Lot Like Thinspo

    Soylent Ads Sound a Lot Like Thinspo

    Rob Rhinehart stopped eating and started a multimillion-dollar empire.In a 2013 blog post entitled, “How I Stopped Eating Food,” the then-24-year-old explained how he’d overhauled his diet by eliminating all solid foods from his life. For the past...

    Marketed as a way to ‘stop eating,’ Silicon Valley’s miracle food has been glamorized by ‘pro-ana’ websites. Eating-disorder experts say even the accidental message is dangerous.

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    Screenshot from Newsy video of HI-SEAS crew members leaving their dome shelter after a year simulating a Mars exploration mission on a Hawaiian volcano. Video here: http://www.newsy.com/videos/crew-returns-to-earth-after-yearlong-mock-mars-mission/

    Watch: Scientists Leave Fake Mars Colony

    Watch: Scientists Leave Fake Mars Colony

    Six scientists returned to human civilization on Sunday, after spending a year isolated on a dormant Hawaiian volcano to simulate the conditions astronauts could face on Mars.The mission, funded by NASA, was the fourth one organized by the Hawaii ...

    The scientists spent 12 months isolated on a Hawaiian volcano to simulate a Mars exploration mission.

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    Excerpt from 'The Four Dimensional Human' about AirBnB

    How Airbnb Kills Our Ideas of Privacy

    How Airbnb Kills Our Ideas of Privacy

    One of my memorable Facebook status updates went something like, “How long before newsreaders realize that we all know that the social networking website Twitter is a social networking website?” I got a lot of good feedback from that one, includin...

    To make its home-away-from-home vibe work, the online housing broker insists on a level of transparency from hosts and guests that creates a level of intimacy bordering on the unseemly.

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    This Is Your Brain on Burning Man

    This Is Your Brain on Burning Man

    It was summer of 1994, smack in the heart of the Cape Cod’s white-trash-meets-the-Hamptons busy season. Ace of Bass dominated the radio airwaves with their smarmy melodic Swedish pop, just eclectic enough to bridge the gap to the coming alt rock t...

    Burning Man begins on Sunday, and there will be plenty of people dropping acid for the first time. Here’s why that may not be a bad thing.

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    Did a Vitamin IV Make Me a Superhero?

    Did a Vitamin IV Make Me a Superhero?

    “You have gorgeous veins,” said the woman giving me intravenous infusions of a detoxifying antioxidant which, she said, “whitens the skin from the inside out.”My tawny complexion should look “brighter” in the next few days, she assured me, and the...

    Wellness addicts are getting their nutrient fix through IV drips, bypassing the digestive system and flooding their cells with vitamins. Our correspondent rolled up her sleeve…

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    Excerpt from 'The Four Dimensional Human' about AirBnB

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    How Airbnb Kills Our Ideas of Privacy

    One of my memorable Facebook status updates went something like, “How long before newsreaders realize that we all know that the social networking website Twitter is a social networking website?” I got a lot of good feedback from that one, includin...

    To make its home-away-from-home vibe work, the online housing broker insists on a level of transparency from hosts and guests that creates a level of intimacy bordering on the unseemly.

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    Arts + Culture

    Savannah Guthrie speaks out about rape case.

    St. Paul’s Assault Survivor Speaks Out

    St. Paul’s Assault Survivor Speaks Out

    The teenage victim of a high-profile campus sexual assault has revealed her identity for the first time—along with her plan to help other survivors. In an interview with NBC’s Today, Chessy Prout, now 17, told Savannah Guthrie that she hoped going...

    Prout shed her anonymity in a ‘Today’ interview, saying she wanted to send a message to other victims of sexual assault that they ‘don’t have to be ashamed either.’

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    Beyoncé Rules the VMA White Carpet

    Beyoncé Rules the VMA White Carpet

    Beyoncé and daughter Blue Ivy were early arrivals at MTV’s Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night. Naomi Campbell and Britney Spears also stunned.

    Beyoncé and daughter Blue Ivy were early arrivals at MTV’s Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night. Naomi Campbell and Britney Spears also stunned.

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    Scenes From Brooklyn’s Afropunk 2016

    Scenes From Brooklyn’s Afropunk 2016

    The 12th annual festival of music and culture featured Tyler the Creator, TV on the Radio, Ice Cube, Janelle Monae—and so much more. See photos from the two-day event.

    The 12th annual festival of music and culture featured Tyler the Creator, TV on the Radio, Ice Cube, Janelle Monae—and so much more. See photos from the two-day event.

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    Essay on why she's afraid of the night

    The Woman Who Was Afraid of the Night

    The Woman Who Was Afraid of the Night

    I have this friend—I call her Vivienne—anyway, she and I have been good and loyal friends for many, many years and she crops up a lot in the stuff I write.We recently reached the age of openly looking out for each other’s health and well-being. Sh...

    Most of us have a mild phobia or two without knowing exactly why. But Nina Stibbe knows: her aversion to night began with a man, a ladder, a scorned woman, and a shotgun.

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    Beyoncé Rules the VMA White Carpet

    Beyoncé Rules the VMA White Carpet

    Beyoncé and daughter Blue Ivy were early arrivals at MTV’s Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night. Naomi Campbell and Britney Spears also stunned.

    Beyoncé and daughter Blue Ivy were early arrivals at MTV’s Video Music Awards at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night. Naomi Campbell and Britney Spears also stunned.

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    Will & Kate, just normal parents

    Will & Kate, Just Normal Parents

    Will & Kate, Just Normal Parents

    It’s always tricky, the first royal engagement of the new term.Usually the royals don’t get back to ‘work’ until the first week of September, but, wisely, Will and Kate opted to jump back onto the front pages a week or so early this year, with a b...

    Kate Middleton and Prince William may have a life and lifestyle far removed from most Britons, but they want to promote the image of being regular parents.

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    The Palace That Ruined a Mad King

    The Palace That Ruined a Mad King

    It’s a question I think we all should ask ourselves from time to time: What would you do if you were a mentally unstable, sexually repressed king infatuated with Louis XIV?If you’re Ludwig II, King of Bavaria from 1864 to 1886, the answer is to de...

    Ludwig II was hell-bent on creating the most beautiful palaces in Europe—including a replica of Versailles on an island. It was an obsession that would cost this mad gay king his crown.

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    I had an IV drip of vitamins into my veins

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    Did a Vitamin IV Make Me a Superhero?

    “You have gorgeous veins,” said the woman giving me intravenous infusions of a detoxifying antioxidant which, she said, “whitens the skin from the inside out.”My tawny complexion should look “brighter” in the next few days, she assured me, and the...

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    Will & Kate, just normal parents

    Will & Kate, Just Normal Parents

    Will & Kate, Just Normal Parents

    It’s always tricky, the first royal engagement of the new term.Usually the royals don’t get back to ‘work’ until the first week of September, but, wisely, Will and Kate opted to jump back onto the front pages a week or so early this year, with a b...

    Kate Middleton and Prince William may have a life and lifestyle far removed from most Britons, but they want to promote the image of being regular parents.

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