Aida B.

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The Top 100 Leaders in Marketing, Media and Tech

To assemble Adweek's second annual Power List, we considered the profiles and results of global corporate titans, taking into account such criteria …

Marketing

Guide to Grilling: Planking

For all that I've grilled (150-plus recipes and counting), there's always plenty of uncharted territory. One of those areas: <b>planking</b>. There aren't usually many planking recipes in cookbooks, save the ubiquitous planked salmon.<p>It wasn't until I started seeing Mike Lang over at Another Pint Please …

Recipes

Madonna, Queen of the Billboard Awards, Honors Prince in Style

It’s safe to say that B. Akerlund is having a very big year. After putting Beyoncé into <i>that</i> mustard-color Roberto Cavalli confection for <i>Lemonade</i>, the stylist was enlisted by Madonna to dress the icon for her tribute to Prince at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards. And judging by the Instagrams issued …

Madonna

Eva Longoria & Jose Baston Are Officially Married!

<b>Eva Longoria</b> is a married chica!<p>The <i>Telenovela</i> star and her long-time boyfriend, <b>José “Pepe” Baston</b>, said "I do" today in a romantic, outdoor ceremony held in Acapulco, Mexico. The happy couple was surrounded by friends and family as they tied the knot.<p>The ceremony took place at actor, <b>Jaime Camil’s</b> …

Weddings

8 Bad Habits That Destroy Your Creativity

To live a creative life you must be able to destroy your habits that are killing your creativity.<p>If you think some people are born creative and you're not one of them, think again.<p>What makes some people more creative than others is that they nurture their creativity. In fact, experts say that …

Bad Habits

Alexis Bledel and Vincent Kartheiser's Not-So-Secret Love: A Brief History of the Couple's Uber-Private Life Together

The secret is out! Alexis Bledel and husband Vincent Kartheiser are the proud parents of a baby boy.<p>The actress' rep confirmed to PEOPLE that the new addition arrived last fall after her <i>Gilmore Girls</i> revival costar Scott Patterson revealed Bledel's mom status in <i>Glamour</i>.<p>"She's really blossomed as a …

Alexis Bledel

How To Network When You Hate Small Talk

Easy strategies to break the ice and build relationships.<p>I'm always saying that there comes a point in an entrepreneur's life when success is no longer down to what they know. It's down to who they know. They succeed because they have the right partners, a big support network, and contacts that can …

Mark Zuckerberg Is Still in Trouble with Conservatives

Facebook held a peace summit with conservatives to defuse tensions after the social network was accused of liberal bias, but the controversy still isn’t over.<p>(A version of this article originally appeared on Poynter.org.)<p><b>Zuckerberg meets with conservatives</b><p>“Facebook's trending news controversy …

Mark Zuckerberg

Steven Spielberg warns VR technology could be 'dangerous' for film-making

Steven Spielberg has warned the rise of virtual reality technology represents a potentially “dangerous” development for traditional film-makers.<p>Speaking at the Cannes film festival, where a number of VR movies are screening alongside his own movie, The BFG, the three-time Oscar-winner suggested the …

Steven Spielberg

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Psychology

Amal Clooney Makes a Stylish Arrival with Husband George in France Ahead of Cannes Film Festival

The Clooneys have arrived!<p>George Clooney, 55, and his wife Amal, 38, touched down in France on Tuesday, and were spotted arriving at their hotel, the five-star Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Antibes, the day before the star-studded Cannes Film Festival kicks off.<p>Amal wore a light cream top with a striped …

Film Festivals

Panama Papers: Here are some of the biggest British-based celebrities to be named in the latest data dump

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) published a huge database on Monday detailing how some of the world's wealthiest and most powerful people legally hide their cash — dubbed the "Panama Papers."<p>The database consists of more than 200,000 companies, trusts, foundations, …

Latin America

Invictus Games 2016: Prince Harry and Michelle Obama officially open Orlando games, in pictures

Michelle Obama

Prince Harry joined former President George W. Bush at a symposium on Invisible Wounds as part of his Invictus Games schedule – see what he said about the stigma surrounding PTSD

Time to lose the stigma. <b>Prince Harry</b> joined former President <b>George W. Bush</b> at a symposium on Invisible Wounds at the George W. Bush Institute in …

Prince Harry

How We Pick the TIME 100

Each year our TIME 100 list lets us step back and measure the forces that move us. Which is more powerful, hope or proof? Ambition or altruism? The lessons of the past or the lure of the future? The people we spotlight range from the globally famous to the literally anonymous—we leave it to you to …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

Why Angela Merkel Is TIME’s Person of the Year 2015

By Nancy Gibbs<br>Photograph by Stefan Boness—PANOS<p>Europe’s most powerful leader is a refugee from a time and place where her power would have been unimaginable. The German Democratic Republic, where Angela Merkel grew up, was neither democratic nor a republic; it was an Orwellian horror show, where …

Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel is TIME's 2015 Person Of The Year | Chancellor Of The Free World

Happy Mother’s Day to These New Celeb Moms

Mother's Day

Kris Jenner Post Lovely Mother's Day Message to Her "Sons"

​But where's Rob?<p>We all know Kris Jenner as the fearless matriarch of the Kardashian-Jenner clan and all their offspring and significant others. So naturally when Mother's Day comes around there's lots to celebrate. Always the family cheerleader, Kris shared a few special celebratory posts of her …

Kris Jenner

Tim Cook by Bob Iger

Tim Cook

Binny Bansal and Sachin Bansal - Time 100

E-commerce upstarts<p>Binny Bansal and Sachin Bansal (no relation) started Flipkart in 2007 as an online bookstore. For seed money, they pooled their savings: around $10,000. Their data center was their apartment in Bangalore. So it could have been the height of arrogance when the two Bansals, who had …

Yuri Milner - Time 100

Investor in moon shots<p>Yuri Milner is something of a visionary. He sees that while there are many good causes and pressing problems, ultimately our chances of thriving as a species depend on tending and feeding the precious flame of knowledge.<p>His investments take the long view. Shifting the culture …

Science

Mohammed bin Nayef - Time 100

Guardian of the kingdom<p>Mohammed bin Nayef, or MBN, as he is known, plays an indispensable role protecting the kingdom founded by his grandfather. As intelligence chief, he decimated al-Qaeda in Saudi Arabia, penetrating plots, cracking down on funding and promoting deradicalization. In 2009 he came …

Suicide Bombing

Katie Ledecky - Time 100

Speed demon<p>A swim meet has eight lanes with swimmers battling one another to touch the wall first, sometimes by only hundredths of a second.<p>But when Katie Ledecky is in the water, it’s like no one is around her. And many times, no one is.<p>I never thought I would see one person win the 200-m, 400-m, …

Dwayne Johnson - Time 100

Action hero, future President<p>I first became aware of Dwayne Johnson when my then 8-year-old nephew started going around screaming, “Can you smell what the Rock is cooking?” I didn’t understand it until he showed me Dwayne’s wrestling videos. I was quickly hooked.<p>We eventually worked together on our …

Dwayne Johnson

Pope Francis - Time 100

The standard bearer<p>For six days in September, Pope Francis captivated America.<p>I saw it as President Obama and I welcomed him to the White House, overflowing with admirers. I saw it as he addressed Congress, and tens of thousands of well-wishers gathered on our National Mall. Thousands more saw it …

Pope Francis

Sundar Pichai - Time 100

The Internet's chief engineer<p>Sundar Pichai has helped change the world. Last summer he became the CEO of Google. You can look him up, er, I mean, you can Google him. He was the head guy on Google Drive. That’s the original term for “the cloud.” He worked on Google Chrome, Gmail and Android phones. …

Sundar Pichai

Wang Jianlin - Time 100

China's dealmaker<p>He owns the world’s largest cinema chain, China’s biggest commercial property firm, a Hollywood studio and part of a Spanish soccer club. One of his American movie companies nabbed an Oscar for <i>Spotlight</i>. But Wang Jianlin—China’s richest man, by many accounts—isn’t done yet. He is …

China

Kathleen Kennedy - Time 100

Cinematic explorer<p>When Kathy Kennedy told me that she’d been offered the job of running Lucasfilm, I hadn’t seen it coming, but I wasn’t surprised, exactly. Since her legendary career is defined by her refusal to be easily definable, Kathy will surprise me only if she’s ever unsurprising, and I’m …

Steven Spielberg