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'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies' Stars Lily James, Bella Heathcote, and Suki Waterhouse Are the Coolest Women in the World Right Now

Which is why we gave them three Marie Claire covers.<p>In the new film <i>Pride and Prejudice and Zombies</i>, Jane Austen's romance-minded Bennet sisters are skilled in martial arts and swordplay. In other words, they kick ass. Actresses Lily James, Suki Waterhouse, and Bella Heathcote—the stars of our …

Lily James

Warriors win 27th straight game, tying Heat for second-longest NBA streak ever

The Golden State Warriors followed the script perfectly for three quarters Tuesday night. Then things got more interesting.<p>The defending NBA champions improved to 23-0, with Klay Thompson scoring a season-high 39 points and Stephen Curry adding 29 points, seven rebounds and 10 assists in a 131-123 …

Basketball

After appendectomy, Trevor Noah ribs U.S. emergency rooms, forms-toting nurses

Trevor Noah returned to "The Daily Show" anchor chair Thursday night after "the world's shortest vacation" to tell of his adventures in an American hospital.<p>The South African-born host took a night off from his new late night gig to undergo an emergency appendectomy on Wednesday and lived to tell …

Health Care

NASA's newly released photos capture rocket explosion in graphic detail

There are few technological mishaps as jarring as a rocket explosion.<p>About one year ago, an Orbital Sciences Antares rocket, carrying no people but …

Malala Yousafzai tells Emma Watson: I'm a feminist thanks to you

Malala Yousafzai has told Emma Watson that the actor’s speech to world leaders made her change her mind about not describing herself as a feminist.<p>The 18-year-old human rights and education champion from Pakistan met the film star at the premiere of a documentary about her, called He Named Me …

Feminism

'Law & Order: SVU' tackles transgender issues

<b>[Spoiler alert! The following contains spoilers from "Law & Order: SVU"]</b><p>The bullying of a transgender teen leads to tragedy for two different families on this week’s installment of “Law & Order: SVU.”<p>15 year-old Avery Parker (Christopher Dylan) is taking photographs in Fort Tryon Park when she is …

Crime

Premiere of The Late Show With Stephen Colbert: Pictures

Stephen Colbert

Joey Votto, Bryan Price ejected during Reds' rally in eighth

CINCINNATI -- Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto was ejected after launching into a tirade after being denied a timeout, with teammates and …

Nude beach pros and cons, as told by Jimmy Fallon

On Tuesday night’s <i>Tonight Show</i>, Jimmy Fallon reminded us that summer is not over yet with another segment of Pros and Cons — this edition weighing …

Radio Fans Will Love Rdio's Newest Feature

Rdio, one of the smaller competitors in the crowded music streaming space, is trying to stand out with a very old-school feature: hundreds of local …

Why You Should Be Salting Your Pineapple... And Most Of Your Fruit

It's a mantra we swear by: Just add salt.<p>But seriously, you'd be surprised how much a dash or a sprinkle can totally transform the taste of the fruits you eat every day.<p>Here, nine fruits that prove the deliciousness of this salty-sweet combo.<p><b>Pineapple</b><p>It may seem counterintuitive, but salt actually …

Stephen Colbert Is Here to Make Your Sad Desk Lunch a Little Less Sad

According to the most depressing blog on the Internet, 62 percent of American workers eat lunch at their desk, a phenomenon known as the “sad desk …

25 Crazy Clever Hacks That Actually Make Running Awesome

Your feet, boobs, hips, knees, nipples, and motivation will thank you. And that's just for starters.

Marathons

28 Things You Should Learn To Make If You Love Chinese Food

Your taste buds deserve so much more than orange chicken and fried rice.

Food & Dining

Gigster Does The Dev Dirty Work To Turn Your Idea Into An App

Got a startup idea? That and some cash is all you need to get a fully functional app built for you by Gigster. Launching today, Gigster is a full-service development shop, rather than a marketplace where you have to manage the talent you find.<p>Just go to Gigster’s site, instant message with a sales …

Twitter's new Safety Center explains how to deal with online abuse

The new webpage comes in the midst of greater concerns about threats and harassment on the microblogging site.<p>Twitter has unveiled a new Safety Center page as the company strives to cut down on abusive behavior on the site.<p>Launched on Monday, the Safety Center page is described as the company's …

Internet

Read This: Koji Kondo on the philosophy of Super Mario Bros.’ iconic soundtrack

It’s tough to argue that, even 30 years after its release, there’s been a piece of video game music more influential than Koji Kondo’s <i>Super Mario</i> …

Stephen Colbert, seeking (even) more hipness, launches video game

Technically Incorrect: What next? Stephen Colbert has desperately been trying to keep the Web warm before his show launches. But a video game?<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Stephen Colbert, the serious man's Donald Trump, has been too …

The Late Show

Future: Dirty Sprite 2 Album Review

The same week Future announced the release date for <i>Dirty Sprite 2</i>, his third official retail release, NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft completed the first-ever flyby of Pluto. Its data has been revealing the dwarf planet as an icy, complicated world, still in geological flux, marked by a bright, …

Outer-Third Omnipotence: Why No One Can Score on Zack Greinke

As baseball enters an exciting new golden age that’s led by an explosion of young superstars, allow me to offer one quibble: Very few of those …

Tim Lincecum

Southpaw - Trailer 1

A boxer fights his way to the top, only to find his life falling apart around him.

Celebrate 30 years of Back To The Future with 13 insane fan theories

It is hard to imagine that we are now the same amount of time away from 1985 as Marty McFly was from 1955 in the original <i>Back To The Future</i>. A lot …

New Music: Eminem Feat. Gwen Stefani “Kings Never Die”

The past 24 hours have belonged to Eminem, who at midnight, debuted the music video for “Phenomenal.” Hours before the 7-minute short film premiered …