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Guest Op-Ed: Was Miley Cyrus' VMA Performance a Parody?

File under "wishful thinking" if you must, but hear me out: What if Miley Cyrus' divisive performance at the VMAs on Sunday night was a parody? A …

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AUX CORD: 14 Korean Artists You Should Be Obsessing Over

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>Pop<p>They're practically twins in the accompanying …

Eminem Releases New Single 'Berzerk' Off Next Album

After previewing new song "Survival" earlier this month, Eminem announced the title and release date of his anticipated eighth studio album during MTV's Video Music Awards Sunday night.<p>MMLP2 (following the title of Eminem's successful 2000 album Marshall Mather LP) will be released November 5.<p>This …

Justin Bieber Gave A Rare Live Performance During His Coachella Weekend

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>Hip-Hop<p>🚨 Yeezy is dropping two albums in 2018 …

The X Factor: 10 glorious years

<b>Name:</b> The X Factor<p><b>Age:</b> 10.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Slightly too bright, slightly too loud, a little frayed around the edges. The last person to leave a party, essentially.<p><b>The X Factor is 10 years old already?</b> Yes. Seven more and it'll be old enough to drive a car. What a terrifying thought.<p><b>Indeed. Let's</b> …

Miley Cyrus Releases Single 'Twerk' With Justin Bieber

If you're out of the loop, the dance craze involves women thrusting their hips while positioned in a low squat.<p>"Twerk" became the word to discuss after Miley Cyrus' much-talked about and scrutinized MTV Video Music Awards' performance.<p>If the word wasn't already ubiquitous, it's now a word in the …

Live Stream: President Obama’s ‘Martin Luther King Jr.’ Speech

Today, marks the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” speech. Live from Washngton D.C., …

Justin Timberlake resolves feud with Kanye West

As Justin Timberlake make the rounds in support of the forthcoming sequel to <i>The 20/20 Experience</i>, we’ve gotten insight into the album’s recording …

10 notable samples of MLK's March on Washington 'Dream' speech

In the 50 years since the March on Washington and the Rev.<p>Martin Luther King Jr.’s famous speech, hundreds of artists have harnessed the “I Have a Dream” words at its center.<p>So loaded are the lines that featured within the proper track and set at the perfect moment, King's voice echoes, …

New Music: Justin Bieber Feat. Miley Cyrus “Twerk”

Miley Cyrus and the twerking phenomenon reached new levels after her performance at the MTV VMAs, now the pop star shakes some more on “Twerk.” …

Listen to Pusha T’s new single, “Sweet Serenade”, featuring Chris Brown

Pusha T teams up with Chris Brown for “Sweet Serenade”, the latest single from his forthcoming solo debut, <i>My Name is My Name.</i> Over a beat that sounds …

Facebook is not blowing it

Mobile ad revenue growth at the social network has Wall Street slavering. But there’s a mystery here<p>On Monday, Facebook’s stock price hit an all time high, finally breaching its public offering opening mark. At All Things D, Peter Kafka explains the Wall Street love: Facebook has engineered …

25 People Who Will Be 'The Next Steve Jobs'

Everyone from Jeff Bezos to Marissa Meyer to "a bikini video director" has been anointed the next Steve Jobs. Here's every such mention we could find.<p>Even before his death nearly two years ago, writers of all stripes began to wonder, "Who is the next Steve Jobs?" It was fitting, in a ghoulish sort …

Shopify's integrated retail platform merges online and in-store sales (video)

Mobile payment options like Square have been a boon to small business owners, and now Shopify is looking to expand the potential of point of sale systems with its new platform. The company is branching out from its online retail roots by offering a way to merge in-store and internet sales with a …

The Only Place People Shop Online Is Amazon

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Online shopping in general isn't killing the great American mall, Amazon.com is — singlehandedly so. …

How the Attack on NY Times and Twitter Domains Could Have Been Worse

Fair warning: The domain-hijacking attacks carried out by the Syrian Electronic Army against the New York Times and Twitter yesterday could have been …

Jitterbug Touch 2 smartphone designed for 'aging Americans' available now for $140

Sure, there are plenty of smartphones to choose from nowadays, but for some people it's more important to have a device that's very easy to use rather than, say, one that looks great and performs extraordinarily. Here's where GreatCall's just-announced Jitterbug Touch 2 comes in. This Ice Cream …

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Gabby Douglas Chooses Los Angeles Over Gymnastics

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This has made the gymternet cry. Though the 17-year-old gymnast has talked about training for the …

At 16, Making A Trek To Make The '63 March On Washington

Lawrence Cumberbatch was only 16 when he trekked, on foot, from New York City to Washington, D.C., to join the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Lawrence, now 66, was the youngest person on the march with the Brooklyn branch of the Congress of Racial Equality.<p>His parents thought two weeks …

Goldman Banker Charged With Rape In NY State

The East Hampton Town Police arrested Jason Lee, 37, after responding to a disturbance at a house, the local police service said in a statement.<p>Lee was arrested on a charge of first-degree rape and was released on bail on Wednesday, the statement said.<p>The police did not name his employer, but his …

Paramedic arrested after Texas plant explosion released on bond

Bryce Reed, the Texas paramedic who became known as one of the courageous responders to a fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people — and then was charged with possessing bomb-making materials — was freed on bond Thursday.<p>Reed, 31, gave numerous interviews after the explosion April 17 in the …

George Zimmerman Shops for Shotgun

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How Many Times Does Colin Powell Have to Tell the GOP It Has a Race Problem?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Standing in front of the state's governor on Thursday morning, Colin Powell attacked North Carolina …

Teens Beat WWII Vet to Death

Robert Bales Apologizes for Massacre, Calls It 'Cowardice'

Staff Sgt. Robert Bales apologized for massacring 16 Afghan civilians, calling the rampage an "act of cowardice" and asking a jury of soldiers for …

Changing Demographics in Virginia Are Making Republicans Nervous

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>If things keep going the way they have in Virginia for the past 36 years, Ken Cuccinelli will win …

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