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Can she fix it?

Hillary Clinton has the Democratic nomination within her grasp. She needs bolder ideas on what to do with it<p>SOMETIMES relief makes triumph all the …

UK News

The George Effect! The Little Prince's Adorable Bathrobe Sells Out Within Minutes After Meeting with Obama

When you're heir to the throne of England – normal style rules don’t apply!<p>Rocking perhaps the chicest nightwear ever, Prince George sent sales of personalized bathrobes soaring on Friday evening when he met President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama in a white bathrobe, bearing his name, …

Democrats

How to Get Fit in a Few Minutes a Week

High-intensity interval training, a type of workout that consists of very brief bouts of very strenuous exercise, has become enormously popular in recent years. A main reason is that although such workouts are draining, they can be both very effective and very short, often lasting only a few …

How to Cut Children’s Screen Time? Say No to Yourself First.

Parents are often at fault, directly or indirectly, when children and teenagers become hooked on electronic media, playing video games or sending texts many hours a day instead of interacting with the real world and the people in it. And as discussed in last week’s column, digital overload can …

How to Pick a Meditation App

By now you’ve probably read about how meditation may help you manage anxiety, stress and blood pressure, and help you sleep better, be more creative and improve your relationships. While researchers are still debating many of these claims, a number of apps offer guided meditation specifically …

Monica Lewinsky: ‘The shame sticks to you like tar’

One night in London in 2005, a woman said a surprisingly eerie thing to Monica Lewinsky. Lewinsky had moved from New York a few days earlier to take a master’s in social psychology at the London School of Economics. On her first weekend, she went drinking with a woman she thought might become a …

Monica Lewinsky

At 100, Still Running for Her Life

On a cloudless Sunday afternoon in April, a 100-year-old woman named Ida Keeling laced up her mustard yellow sneakers and took to the track at the Fieldston School in the Bronx. Her arrival was met without fanfare. In fact, no one in the stands seemed to notice her at all.<p>It is possible the …

Running

Prince the Immortal

The rock star, dead at 57, lived such a blazingly distinctive life as preparation for the day that has now arrived.<p>“I don’t wanna die / I’d rather dance my life away,” Prince sang on “1999,” a line that can’t help but be considered in light of the shocking news of his death at age 57. There were a …

Music

15 Great Prince Songs That Were Hits for Other Artists

The purple touch that helped the Bangles, Sinead O'Connor, Chaka Khan and more<p>Minneapolis' favorite son was a whirlwind of creativity that knew no bounds, the purple-minded genius releasing dozens of albums on his own, but also mentoring and producing dozens of bands like dirty-minded girl group …

Chaka Khan

Queen Elizabeth II (aka Gan-Gan) Celebrates 90th Birthday With Her Great-Grandchildren

Queen Elizabeth II is celebrating her 90th birthday today with a memorable new portrait with her royal great-grandchildren and some of her grandchildren. On the heels of an instantly iconic photo of the royal line of succession, featuring Her Majesty with Princes Charles, William, and wee George …

Family Portrait

'Purple Rain' Was His Final Song: How Tearful Prince Gave Emotional Last Concert Days Before His Death

They witnessed history – and didn't even know it.<p>Prince, who died at 57 on Thursday, performed his final show at Atlanta's Fox Theatre just one week ago.<p>The star took to the stage last Thursday after postponing two of his Piano & a Microphone tour shows in Atlanta the week before due to the flu. He …

Prince

Prince Fast Facts

<b>(CNN) —</b> Here is a look at the life of Prince, a multitalented entertainer famed for his eclectic sound, glittery wardrobe and provocative lyrics.<p>Personal: Birth date: June 7, 1958<p><b>Birth place:</b> Minneapolis, Minnesota<p><b>Birth name:</b> Prince Rogers Nelson<p><b>Father:</b> John Nelson, jazz pianist<p><b>Mother:</b> Mattie Shaw, …

Cool Stuff

Celebrities Respond to Prince's Death

​​"I can't. I just can not."​<p>This afternoon, Prince passed away at his home in suburban Minneapolis at just 57, his publicist confirmed to the Associated Press. Celebrities—many of them his friends and colleagues, and all of them fans—immediately shared their shock and disbelief at the loss of the …

Entertainment

Prince, Singular Music Star, Is Dead at 57

Prince, the singularly flamboyant and prolific songwriter and performer whose decades of music transcended and remade genres like funk, rock and R&B, died on Thursday at his Paisley Park studio and estate in Minnesota, according to The Associated Press. He was 57.<p>Across a career of more than 35 …

Entertainment

William and Kate to host Kensington Palace dinner for Obamas

LONDON (AP) — President Barack Obama has a royal dinner date.<p>Kensington Palace says Prince William, his wife Kate and his brother Prince Harry will hold a dinner for the president and first lady Michelle Obama during the U.S. leader's visit to Britain this week.<p>The royals' office said that "their …

Prince William

Olivia Wilde Announces Second Pregnancy In The Most Adorable Way

Congrats!<p>There must be something in the water in Hollywood, because it seems like every female celebrity is pregnant or just gave birth -- Kelly Clarkson, Chrissy Teigen, Eva Mendes, Megan Fox and now, Olivia Wilde.<p>The actress, along with her longtime partner Jason Sudeikis, are expecting their …

Olivia Wilde

The Real Reason Kate & William Aren't Into PDA

If you've seen a Disney movie, you know the animated royals they feature don't always keep the lip-locks or general displays of affection behind closed doors. However, real life royals Duchess Kate and Prince Williams rarely get cuddly when on their many international excursions. Their recent trip …

Kate Middleton

Aisha Tyler on Dealing With Sexism and Advice She Got From Jennifer Aniston

"It's not going to happen because Hollywood opens its doors. It's going to happen because we kick them in."<p>Aisha Tyler is the busiest woman in Hollywood. And the host of <i>The Talk</i> and the podcast “Girl on Guy” and the star of TV shows <i>Archer</i> and <i>Criminal Minds</i> is taking on yet another title: director. …

Jennifer Aniston

Katie Holmes Celebrates Daughter Suri Cruise's 10th Birthday in NYC – Get All the Details!

Happy Birthday, Suri Cruise!<p>The 10-year-old celebrated her birthday a little early with mom Katie Holmes in New York City on Sunday.<p>"Suri enjoyed a low-key pre-birthday lunch Sunday with Katie, her maternal grandparents and two young girlfriends at Tavern on the Green," an onlooker tells …

New York City

Golden Globes change comedy rules after controversial win for The Martian

One of Hollywood’s most high-profile awards ceremonies, the Golden Globes, is to change its rules following controversy over science-fiction epic The Martian’s victory in the best comedy or musical section in January.<p>The decision by the makers of Ridley Scott’s blockbuster to compete as a comedy …

Comedy

Legendary Silicon Valley Mentor, 'The Coach' Bill Campbell Dead at 75

Bill Campbell, a legendary mentor to some of Silicon Valley’s most important entrepreneurs and executives including Steve Jobs and Larry Page, died Monday at age 75. He had been suffering from cancer.<p>Mr. Campbell, who served as president, chief executive and chairman of financial software maker …

Silicon Valley

Comedians and Actors Remember Doris Roberts as Hilarious, Warm

The Everybody Loves Raymond co-star died on Sunday at the age of 90<p>Doris Roberts, who died on Sunday at the age of 90, took her first TV role in 1951 and never really stopped. For over six decades, she illuminated films and television shows with wit and glamor, crossing paths with hundreds of …

Comedy

Doris Roberts, Emmy-winning star of Everybody Loves Raymond, dies at 90

Doris Roberts, who played the tart-tongued, endlessly meddling mother on Everybody Loves Raymond, has died. She was 90.<p>Roberts died overnight in her sleep, family spokeswoman Janet Daily said Monday. Daily was told of the death by Roberts’ son, Michael Cannata.<p>In the past two weeks, the actor had …

TV

The secret rules of the internet

The murky history of moderation, and how it’s shaping the future of free speech<p>By Catherine Buni & Soraya Chemaly | Illustrations by Eric Petersen<p>Julie Mora-Blanco remembers the day, in the summer of 2006, when the reality of her new job sunk in. A recent grad of California State University, Chico, …

Facebook

WATCH: George Clooney Admits He Worries About Wife Amal Going to 'Dangerous Places' for Work

While George Clooney often sings the praises of his wife, Amal Clooney, and her work as a human rights lawyer, he admits he does worry about her traveling to unsafe areas.<p>"My wife goes to dangerous places all the time. And quite honestly, it bothers me," says Clooney in an upcoming episode of the …

George Clooney

Farewell to Kobe Bryant in Pictures

American West

Silicon Valley billionaires are appalled by normal schools — so they've created this new one

A typical day at Altschool, the Bay Area-based school system that raised $100 million in venture capital in May, is anything but typical.<p>Kids take attendance on an iPad, complete a "playlist" of activities, and learn 3D modeling software to design a playhouse for the class pet.<p>Founder and CEO Max …

Silicon Valley

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction: Pictures

Kid Rock