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Janelle Monae joins Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer in astronaut drama 'Hidden Figures'

Janelle Monae just landed a new acting gig.<p>The singer is joining Oscar winner Octavia Spencer and Taraji P. Henson in the drama <i>Hidden Figures</i>, <i>The …

Janelle Monáe

If you are in a couple, it will make you happiest if you have it once a week. But having it more often won’t increase your happiness<p>You can’t have too much of a good thing, can you? And sex is definitely a good thing. Several studies show that couples are likely to be satisfied with their …

Happiness

How to Watch the Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight, Including Free Pay-Per-View

Here's everything you need to know about watching Saturday night's historic boxing match of Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao.<p>Only a few hundred …

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Russia’s Arctic north: top 10 experiences

Russia’s Arctic north draws adventurers looking for the unvarnished Russia: gritty yet lively northern cities; tranquil, remote villages amid placid lakes; and the incomparable Arctic scenery – the impressive tundra, boundless forests, snow-tipped mountains and the northern lights. The country’s …

Inside Washington, D.C.‘s Red-Hot Dining Scene

The nation’s capital has become a culinary hot spot in recent years, with top chefs from around the world making their marks on the city. As a …

Everything You Need To Know Before 'Orphan Black' Returns

Finally, Tatiana Maslany is getting a break ... <i>sort of</i>. The actress is best known for portraying six currently-alive characters (and 12 in total) on the BBC America series "Orphan Black." But when the sci-fi show returns for its third season on Saturday, Maslany's Project LEDA clones will meet …

The Monsters sequel is a clichéd macho fantasy disguised as a monster movie

Even if future <i>Godzilla</i> helmer Gareth Edwards’ 2010 debut feature, <i>Monsters</i>, wasn‘t for everybody, at least it was an interesting take on the genre. …

In Child 44, Tom Hardy Slogs Through a Stalin-Era Procedural

Long before World War II, Josef Stalin orchestrated the starvation of millions of Ukrainians in the man-made famine known as the Holodomor. In …

'Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2': EW Review

Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2<p>We gave it a <b>D</b><p><i>Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2</i> does all it was created to do: exist. For Sony and Kevin James to once again cash in on the …

Film Industry

The global south has free trade to thank for its obesity and diabetes epidemic

You wouldn’t think that free-trade deals could lead to a diabetes and obesity epidemic, but they have. Today, many countries in the global south are seeing an explosion of these afflictions - all because their governments welcomed in transnational food companies looking for new “growth markets” for …

Diabetes

Beyoncé and Rihanna Both Dropped Hot New Singles Over the Weekend

The Easter Bunny wasn't the only busy one this weekend: Both Rihanna and Beyoncé dropped brand-new singles!<p>Beyoncé announced her new song, "Die with …