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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie: a marriage that started – and ended – on screen

The death of Edward Albee this week was an excuse to revisit one of the greatest semi-factual toxic marriages of cinema: the film version of his Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor were in a state of boozy, agonised meltdown, and those performances may well have been …

Angelina Jolie

The new iPhone is as fast as a MacBook

Reviews are emerging for Apple’s new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, which go on sale Sept. 25 in 11 countries. One common thread: The new phones are <i>fast</i>. In fact, they’re apparently as fast—or faster—than Apple’s newly designed MacBook laptop, which launched earlier this year.<p>Several testers have been …

iPhone

Hillary's FBI nightmare

If the feds have Clinton's personal emails, too, some of them are bound to come out — exactly as she feared.<p>The next question in the Hillary Clinton email matter is who will force the FBI to release any documents it may have retrieved from the 2016 presidential candidate's homemade server — …

Surveillance

Can Anyone Make a Beat? New Class Aims at Amateur Producers

On a warm night in mid-August, a dozen New Yorkers sit behind iMacs on the fourth floor of a walk-up in New York's fashionable Chelsea district. None …

Music Production

Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux’s Group Honeymoon Explained

Theroux opened up about the newlyweds’ nontraditional honeymoon.<p>Last month, <b>Jennifer Aniston</b> and <b>Justin Theroux</b> followed up their secret wedding with the fanciest honeymoon we had ever heard of. According to reports, the newlyweds stayed at the Four Seasons Bora Bora, which runs guests between $5,000 …

On the Red Couch with Actor Andrew Garfield

<i>Best known for playing Spider-Man, actor Andrew Garfield has a knack for conflicted, complicated roles. In films like Never Let Me Go and The Social Network, the 32-year-old actor played characters that were boyish, tense and prone to spectacular acts of physicality, like when Garfield’s Eduardo</i> …

Social Media

This Real-Life Couple Gets Paid to Cuddle

Jasmine Tookes and Tobias Sorensen have a romance more swoon-y than the movies.<p><i>Nobody thought it could be physically possible for models (and real-life couple)</i> Jasmine Tookes <i>and</i> Tobias Sorensen <i>to get any hotter, but then they were photographed together for Calvin Klein's Eternity Now fragrance</i> …

10 New Fall Books That Should Be On Your Nightstand

I can't wait to get my hands on all of these books! From the soul-soothing words of Brene Brown to the historical observations of Margo Jefferson, there's something here for everyone.<p><i>Rising Strong</i> by Brene' Brown -- Getting back up after failing is the theme of Brown's newest book of inspiration. …

Dems see few reasons to help Boehner avoid shutdown

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> House Democrats are fed up with the Republican divisions stalling action on a spending bill and may not be in the mood to help House Speaker John Boehner avoid another government shutdown.<p>As California Democratic Rep. Xavier Becerra put it to CNN Wednesday, "I certainly know that …

Planned Parenthood

Brad Pitt’s New Movie Is Terrifying the Animals of Northern Ireland

. . . and it’s not even a horror film!<p>Earlier this month, we learned of an individual who had the gall to refuse a private audience with <b>Johnny Depp</b>. And on Wednesday we learn of a group of Northern Ireland locals who are so disgruntled with <b>Brad Pitt’s</b> new movie <i>Lost City of Z</i>, that they’ve publicly …

Brad Pitt

Foster the People bassist Cubbie Fink leaves band

Foster the People goes from a trio to a duo. The Los Angeles band announced Tuesday bassist and founding member Cubbie Fink has left the group.<p>“As we …

Predicting Next Republicans to Exit the Race

So we're down to the paltry number of "only" 15 Republican candidates for president, as Scott Walker has now joined Rick Perry on the sidelines of the race. I must admit, I'm doing a pretty horrible job of picking who will exit the race in what order, as when I wrote about the subject last month, …

Government

Fingerprints from 5.6 million people were stolen in huge U.S. data breach

More than a quarter of the victims in a cyberattack on the federal government — which lost data belonging to 21 million people — also had their …

Rand Paul Gets It Wrong, Sonia Sotomayor Gets It Right on Pot

During last week's Republican presidential debate, several candidates commented on marijuana use and drug policy. And recently, Obama-appointed Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor also commented on legalization.<p>The GOP Candidates rightly expressed concern about the impact of arresting and …

Kylie Jenner Is More Powerful Than "Vogue"

No one can make a dress sell out faster than Kylie Jenner.<p>Last month, Kylie Jenner wore a $1,475 blue-and-black buffalo plaid shirtdress from independent New York designer label Houghton. The dress was part of Houghton's spring 2015 collection, so it was no longer available in stores or online …