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The Style Evolution of Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen

To celebrate their 30th birthday, we're taking a look back at the influential Olsens' sartorial transformation.<p>From playing the dual role of mischievous Michelle on <i>Full House</i> to building an entertainment—and now, fashion—empire, we've been hooked on the Olsen sisters since day one. Now, to …

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AirAsia, MH370 incidents very different

<i>What happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, and will we ever find it? Watch "Vanished: The Mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370" tonight at 9 p.m. ET.</i><p><b>(CNN)</b> -- An airliner vanishes over the waters of a Southeast Asia ocean. There's no distress call, no wreckage, nothing but water and questions.<p>…

Cleveland police's fatal shooting of Tamir Rice ruled a homicide

The death of Tamir Rice, a 12-year-old boy who was shot last month by a Cleveland police officer who authorities say mistook the child's air gun for a real firearm, has been ruled a homicide, the Cuyahoga County Medical Examiner's Office said Friday.<p>The November 22 shooting outside a Cleveland …

Growth: Comparing Photography 2 Years Apart

I was immune, I thought. Having been looking at Photoshop tutorials for over a year, I thought I knew all the tools needed to make a photo “pop”. I …

7 Instant Cameras + Free Film with Every One

<i>“Oh my good gracious.” “How did you know?” “Eeeeeek!”</i><p>That’s just the kinds of things you should get used to hearing if you put any instant cameras …

Police asking: Did Michael Brown's stepfather intend to spark riots?

To some, they're the gut-wrenching emotional cries of a man whose stepson's life was taken.<p>Others say they were dangerous words that sparked a powder keg as violent protests broke out in Ferguson, Missouri last week.<p>But did Michael Brown's stepfather intend to incite rioting in the St. Louis suburb?<p>…

8 Beauty Products We're Thankful For

In honor of Thanksgiving, BAZAAR editors express their gratitude to these beauty items that fix bad hair days, make skin glow and add a polished final touch.<p>In honor of Thanksgiving, <i>BAZAAR</i> editors express their gratitude to these beauty items that fix bad hair days, make skin glow and add a …

12 Beauty Hacks To Try Now

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, try these beauty tricks using a toothbrush.<p><b>1. Spray the bristles of an old toothbrush with hairspray to help tame flyaways.</b><p>Since the bristles of each toothbrush are positioned so close together, they act as a super-tiny boar bristle brush. Spray the head of the …

Bubonic Plague Is Back (but It Never Really Left)

A plague outbreak in Madagascar has killed 40 people so far, and due to antibiotic resistance, it could kill many more.<p>The plague is back. No, not …

16 Makeup Tricks Every Woman Should Know

From the editors of Cosmo.com, quirky beauty hacks to make getting ready easier.<p><b>1. Turn a pencil eyeliner into a gel formula with the help of a match or lighter.</b><p>Hold your black, green, burgundy, etc., kohl eye pencil (which typically creates a thin, harder to apply line), under the flame for …

6 arrested for alleged plans to disrupt Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade over Ferguson decision

At least 6 people were arrested Thursday after attempting to disrupt New York's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in retaliation to a grand jury's decision in the Ferguson case, police said.<p>The New York City Police Department arrested the individuals after they allegedly threw an object from a …

More than 400 arrested as Ferguson protests spread to other U.S. cities

FERGUSON, Mo. (Reuters) - Tensions eased in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson on Thursday after two nights of violence and looting sparked by racially charged anger over a grand jury’s decision not to charge a white police officer for fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager.<p>Protests also dwindled …

Cleveland Boy's Family: Video Shows Police Reacted Too Fast

At the request of Tamir Rice's family, Cleveland police on Wednesday made public surveillance video of Saturday's shooting.<p>The family of a 12-year-old boy fatally wounded by a Cleveland police officer said surveillance video of the shooting shows that if the officer had not acted so quickly the …

2 Florida Teens Charged with Running a High School Prostitution Ring

It’s a crime that has shocked students, teachers and parents in Venice, Florida.<p>Authorities say that two high school students – ages 15 and 17 – …

Lianzhou Foto Festival 2014 - Photographs from the exhibited artists at Lianzhou Foto Festival | LensCulture

<b>Staging Encounters: 10 Years of Chinese Photography</b><p>Digital technologies and the internet have brought about earth shattering changes. Due to these technical revolutions, photography has already entered a post-media era. Because photography is highly reliant on technical developments, its post-media …

Have You Tried a Teatox? These Teas Help Cut the Bloat

Here we are, just eight days away from Thanksgiving—the holiday that has become synonymous with gorging ourselves (to the tune of 3,000 to 4,500 calories per meal, in some cases!).<p>In the interest of avoiding overeating, you may be thinking of doing a "detox" or even a trendy "teatox" this …