Sam Schlinkert is a former Social Media Coordinator at The Daily Beast.


From American presidents to movie stars and journalists, luminaries around the world honor the father of modern South Africa.


Miles, a five-year-old with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, wanted to be Batman. The Make-a-Wish Foundation is making that happen today in San Francisco. Follow along for updates!


Love her or hate her, everyone's talking about her. Since Huma Abedin stood by her serial sexter husband, Anthony Weiner, debate has raged: Is she good for women or bad? Is she a hero role model or a power-hungry liar? Or is she just doing the best she can in a bad situation? Here, a sampling of reactions from across the (female) spectrum.

Standing by her philandering husband Anthony Weiner for the second time on Tuesday, Huma Abedin joined an illustrious line of women who had to play the good wife before her. Take the quiz below and see if you can match the spouse to her post-scandal statement.

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In a stunning display of power, the Egyptian army ousted President Mohamed Morsi on Wednesday, putting an end to the Muslim Brotherhood's hold on power after just one year. Tanks and troops poured onto the streets of Cairo, and fireworks erupted in Tahrir Square, where millions of revelers gathered to celebrate.