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The top TED talks that will change the way you work and live

These inspirational TED talks will challenge how you think and communicate at work and in your everyday life<p>With alumni ranging from Stephen Hawking to Bill Gates, TED talks have become a global phenomenon since <b>Al Gore gave one of the first ever</b> adresses in 2006.<p>We gathered some of the most-viewed …

Travel Fantasy: Yurts

My twin sister and her husband took a weekend getaway to Big Sur and stayed in a yurt! They said it was one of their coolest vacations. How …

Mexico blames human rights laws for El Chapo escape

Security camera footage shows drug lord escaping from his cell<p>Mexico's government has released security camera footage showing how Joaquin "El Chapo" (Shorty) Guzman, the fugitive drug lord, escaped by crawling though a hole in the floor of his cell's shower.<p>The 60 sq ft cell was completely covered …

Michael Winterbottom tackles the Amanda Knox case with The Face Of An Angel

“If you’re going to make a film, make it a fiction,” someone advises director Thomas (Daniel Brühl) toward the beginning of Michael Winterbottom’s <i>The</i> …

'Balls Out': EW review

Balls Out<p>We gave it a <b>C+</b><p>Jake Lacy, the casually charming costar of last year’s <i>Obvious Child</i>, has deft comic timing and a sweet presence. <i>Balls Out</i> …

Eden and The Tribe Are Two Must-See Summer Movies You’ve Maybe Never Heard Of

Though they're not big-budget blockbusters, Eden and The Tribe are two of the best movies you’ll see this summer.<p>Now that you’ve all seen <i>Jurassic World</i>—or almost all of you, anyway—what summer movie should you see next? <i>Inside Out</i> is a smart, wistful wonder that could do the trick. But if you’re not …

Daft Punk

Review: Inside Out Takes a Mind-Blowing Trip Inside the Brain

The most profound—as well as profoundly <i>good</i>—Pixar movies are the ones that seem the least plausible as story pitches. Consider <i>Up</i> (crushed by …

Animation

Dope is the future of the American coming-of-age movie

Coming-of-age stories are about going through something defining. Movies like <i>The Breakfast Club</i> endure because the experiences they capture, like grappling with identity or awkward sexuality, are meant to be universal, signposts that mark the moments where we quit being kids. Resolution comes as …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Director Maya Forbes Unpacks Her Family Baggage in 'Infinitely Polar Bear'

A daughter/director's homage to a most difficult man.<p>After serving as a major creative force behind the fabled <i>Larry Sanders Show</i> in the 1990s and then writing the animated 2009 hit <i>Monsters vs. Aliens</i>, Maya Forbes had another story to tell—her own. Hailing from a mixed-race family with a Boston …

Survivors of gun violence: 'Mom, please don’t cry. He’s an angel now' - in pictures

Brooklyn photographer Joe Quint’s It Takes Us features gun violence survivors from across the US, in an attempt to mobilise viewers to take action<p>New York gun reform show opens with moment of silence for Charleston

Guns

Green ghost town: Nature overtakes an abandoned Chinese village

Creeping vines and other flora have enveloped a small, formerly inhabited fishing village on Shengshan Island roughly 40 miles east of Shanghai, …

How Hope Can Improve Your Life, Backed By Research

There’s a scientific reason to have hope<p>Everyone says “have hope.” Is that just silly pollyanna optimism?<p>No. Actually there’s a science to hope.<p>Via …

Psychology

Human Head Transplant In 2017? Doctor Has Volunteer For ‘Life Extension’ Procedure

One doctor has an ambitious goal in mind: to perform the first human head transplant over the next 24 months. Dr. Sergio Canavero even has a human …

Online Privacy

Lodge Sportsmans Grill

Summary<p>This intrepid charcoal grill was made for outdoor adventures—from camping trips, tailgating parties and beach barbecues to memorable meals in your own backyard. It's crafted of preseasoned, heavyweight cast iron for long-lasting durability and flawless heat retention. A draft door regulates …

'Pitch Perfect 2': EW review

Pitch Perfect 2<p>We gave it a <b>B+</b><p>No one really expected a low-budget musical comedy about college singing groups to become one of 2012’s biggest box …

Blues Legend B.B. King Dies at 89

Legendary guitarist B.B. King, "the King of the Blues," died last night, leaving behind a musical legacy that has influenced generations of musicians.<p>…

Guitar

Alina Baraz & Galimatias - Pretty Thoughts

Prince Harry Joins a Waka Crew During New Zealand Visit

Prince Harry
Cannes Film Festival

B.B. King and The Thrill Is Gone: PIctures

New York City

Bill Cosby: Consider his social message, not the messenger

NEW YORK (AP) — Bill Cosby said young people should separate what he has to say about their future from sexual assault allegations lodged against him.<p>The actor and comedian was in Alabama to speak with high school students as part of a nonprofit foundation's campaign to improve education in the …

Bill Cosby

Elizabeth Banks on Directing: 'I'm Not Interested in Representing My Entire Gender'

When Elizabeth Banks stepped into the director’s chair for <i>Pitch Perfect 2</i>—the follow-up to the sleeper hit that grossed $113 million worldwide, out …

Kathryn Bigelow

U2's The Edge Falls Off the Stage at Vancouver Concert

The Edge is fine, and joking about his own name, after he fell off the edge of the stage at a U2 concert in Vancouver on Thursday night – the first …

Jimmy Kimmel: Watching David Letterman 'Was More Important Than Sleep'

For me, <i>Late Night With David Letterman</i> wasn’t just a show. It was a problem. When <i>Late Night</i> premiered on NBC in February 1982, I was a ninth-grader …

Comedy

While the psychiatrists argue about antidepressants, I’ll keep taking them

Therapy alone is often not enough. I, as a patient, told this to a debate between psychiatrists on mental health treatment, but it mostly fell on deaf ears<p>After over a year working in Westminster as this paper’s parliamentary sketchwriter, I thought I had learned a thing or two about bearpits. That …

Mental Health

Top 5 Castle Hotels in the World

Sleep like a king (or queen) at these regal properties across the planet -- literally! From Medieval-style English manors to an Indian palace in the middle of a lake, GAYOT's Top 5 Castle Hotels give guests the royal treatment. Centuries-old architecture is complemented by modern amenities and …

World Leaders

Best American beach campsites | CNN Travel

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