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KFC just revealed a new Colonel Sanders — and he represents a major change at the chain

The fried-chicken chain has hired actor George Hamilton to portray its founder, Colonel Sanders, in television ads for Extra Crispy Chicken.<p>However, there's a twist. Hamilton will be playing the "Extra Crispy Colonel," the first Colonel Sanders to represent a specific product: Extra Crispy …

Tom Hiddleston ‘Courted’ Taylor Swift ASAP After Calvin Harris Split

The moment <b>Taylor Swift</b> had a blank space in her love life, <b>Tom Hiddleston</b> made his move. The 35-year-old Brit told <i>MTV UK</i> he found the pop star, 26, …

A Slow Cooker For A Generation Raised On The Food Network

The crock pot, a fixture of American cooking since the 1950s, gets an upgrade for today’s culinary tastes.<p>Before sous vide machines migrated from fine dining to domestic domains, before Keurigs and “The Keurig of Xs” began cluttering countertops, and before we started pulverizing food into a …

Here’s One Big Mistake You’ve Probably Been Making When Visiting Milan, Italy

And no, it’s nothing to do with a mispronounced word or a meal you should have tried in Italy. But let’s take a step back first to set some context… …

The best and worst states to raise children in

<b>(CNN) —</b> Minnesota reigns as the most kid-friendly state to raise a family for the second year in a row, according to an Annie E. Casey Foundation study released Tuesday.<p>Parents in Mississippi and New Mexico, however, might find reason for concern as those states rank among the lowest.<p>The …

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Clinton burying Trump: $42 million to $1.3 million

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump faces an extraordinary money deficit unheard of in modern presidential politics, entering the month with tens of millions of dollars less than Hillary Clinton.<p>Clinton's campaign had $42 million in the bank as of May 31, according to its report filed with the Federal …

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‘Catfish’ Canceled? Nev Schulman’s Mysterious Tweet Freaks Everyone Out

Say it ain’t so! <i>Catfish</i> host <b>Nev Schulman</b> posted a mysterious tweet hinting that the hit MTV series was canceled. Fans, naturally, freaked out.<p>“We are …

'Game of Thrones' kills off major character in bloodiest episode yet

<b>[SPOILER ALERT! The following contains spoilers from the latest episode of "Game of Thrones."]</b><p>"Game of Thrones" just aired the most amazing, bloody, satisfying and anxiety-filled episode in television history!<p>Sunday may have been Father's Day, but in Westeros it was the "Battle of the Bastards" as …

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9 Places To Visit Before They Disappear Forever

Our planet is filled with jaw-dropping sights and incredible creatures, but human intervention threatens to wipe out some of its most magnificent …

Sofia Vergara Kicks Off Summer with Some Backyard Fun – and a Fabulous Bikini Moment!

It’s summertime, and Sofia Vergara is livin’ easy.<p>The <i>Modern Family</i> actress took to Instagram this weekend to post a few envy-inducing photos of her …

Sex, Sand and 'Crazy Medicine': People Tell Us About Their Awkward Holiday Romances

How dodgy ice cubes led to marriage, Grindr led to heartbreak, and why you should never smoke a red pill in Laos.<p>I don't tend to go on many holidays, and with Brexit looming ever closer, that won't be changing any time soon. But at least when I do, they are often fuelled by a pure faith in …

Jamie Shupe becomes first legally non-binary person in the US

Oregon judge granted the 52-year-old’s petition to identify as neither male nor female, a historic decision that completes Shupe’s gender transition<p>When an Oregon judge declared Jamie Shupe could legally shed the designation of male or female, Shupe felt free.<p>“I have my life back,” Shupe said. “I’m …

Obama embraces Orlando families, appeals for gun controls

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Embracing grieving Orlando families and appealing anew for national action, President Barack Obama claimed a threat to all …

Gosha Rubchinskiy

SEE THE 32 Looks<p>See all the looks from <b>Gosha Rubchinsky</b> Spring/Summer 2017 here.<p><b>the Thursday 16 June</b><p>MENSWEAR Fall/Winter 2018-2019<p>MENSWEAR …

For father-daughter duo Clint and Alison Eastwood, directing is a family business

Few people can get away with teasing a man like his daughter can.<p>On a May afternoon, in a small office at his Malpaso Productions on the Warner Bros. lot, Clint Eastwood and his daughter Alison were discussing the 86-year-old director and actor's career advice to his children.<p>"I just said, whatever …

The prophets of modern dieting want you to feel guilty about food

There have always been diet books – and they’ve always been stupid. But now they have added a moral dimension<p>Every Sunday in the centre of Brixton, a group of Afro-Caribbean women of a certain age, gather on Atlantic Road to sing lustily about Jesus while wearing big hats. As a diehard atheist I am …

This Is The End of The Fossil Fuel Age as We Know It, Says Report

You can't fight the future.<p>Fossil fuels are holding on, but end of their reign is nigh, says a new report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance, which …

Hate your job? NASA wants you to work on Mars - CNN Style

Written by Georgia McCafferty, CNN<p>This story was originally published in February 2016.<p>US space agency NASA has just released a series of retro recruitment posters that advertise potential positions it may one day need filled on Mars.<p>First commissioned in 2009 for an exhibit at the Kennedy Space …

'Spam King' is sentenced to 2.5 years in prison

He also has to pay $310,629 in restitution.<p>Sanford Wallace, the self-proclaimed "Spam King" who was responsible for a ton of spam messages on Facebook a few years ago, was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison. From 2008 to 2009, Wallace blasted people with a link to an external website that …

Has Science Gone too Far? Skrillex to Headline a Festival on a Remote Island in Fiji

Your Paradise 2016 is that one Spring Breakers scene but IRL.<p>Alright, get this: Your Paradise is a six-day EDM festival held on a remote island in Fiji—some 2,700 kilometres off the East Coast of Australia—which basically holds an opening-scene-of-Spring-Breakers-esque party on a beach (minus all …

Japan's dementia crisis hits record levels as thousands go missing

National Police Agency reports more than 12,000 patients going missing in 2015, with hundreds of those later found dead<p>A record number of Japanese people with dementia went missing last year, according to figures released on Thursday, underlining the country’s battle to care for the rapidly …

Chinese Woman Sues Education Ministry Over Textbooks Calling Homosexuality a 'Disorder'

A lesbian woman in China has successfully moved to sue the government over textbooks that describe homosexuality as a “psychological disorder,” with …

In wake of Orlando, Winfrey questions assault-weapon sales

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sunday's mass shooting at an Orlando nightclub that left at least 49 people dead had Oprah Winfrey asking questions instead of …

Gigi Hadid Won't Stop Wearing These Platform Sneakers

Like the ones you wore in the '90s, but way better.<p>Let's be honest: Platform sneakers aren't something we'd describe as innately chic. One glance at them and memories of the Spice Girls circa 1995 start pulsing in our brains. But check out Gigi Hadid: The low-key sneaker aficionado has worn these …

The Great Barrier Reef Is In Really Bad Shape, You Guys

Australia's upcoming election is the tipping point for the reef.<p>Scientists warn that Australia is at a tipping point when it comes to saving the Great Barrier Reef, and that neither major party fighting for victory at the upcoming federal election has fully grasped the need for immediate action.<p>As …

Great Barrier Reef

'Below Deck' star Kate Chastain arrested on domestic violence charge

Reality TV personality Kate Chastain was arrested on domestic violence charges on Monday in her home town of Melbourne Beach, Florida.<p>Chastain, who stars as the Chief Stewardess on Bravo's "Below Deck," is alleged to have bitten and choked her girlfriend while trying to kick her out of their house, …

Shailene Woodley’s Makeup Artist Shares the Secrets to Her Natural Glow

There's certainly a time and a place for those crazy contouring palettes (Vegas, perhaps?) but for a lot of us girls, we're more interested in mastering the illusive no-makeup makeup look, which happens to be the specialty of Gloria Noto. The makeup artist's celebrity clients — which includes …

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Anderson Cooper Confronts Republican Panderer Pam Bondi

The Orlando night club massacre on Sunday has prompted Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi to finally start voicing her support for the LGBTQ community. This is news to lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and queer Florida residents, whom as Anderson Cooper notes in a new scorched earth interview with …