Francina Mills

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Yemen president quits, throwing country deeper into chaos

SANAA (Reuters) - Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi resigned on Thursday, just days after Houthi rebels battled their way into his presidential palace, plunging the unstable Arab country deeper into chaos and depriving Washington of a key ally against al Qaeda.<p>Hadi, a former general, blamed …

South Asia

The Children of ISIS

Why did three American kids from the suburbs of Chicago try to run away to the Islamic state, and should the Feds treat them as terrorists?<p>On the day …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Kendrick Lamar's 'To Pimp a Butterfly': A Track-by-Track Guide

Here's more than you need to know about the rapper's "honest, fearful and unapologetic" new album<p>There are surprise releases and there are accidental …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Movie Review: Champs follows three big-name boxers from poverty to the top (and back)

As a documentary, <i>Champs</i> feels a bit punch-drunk—weaving from one idea to the next while never quite zoning in on any particular target for too long. …

Beyond Comfy Shoes and Extra Chargers: The Advanced Guide to Surviving SXSW

<i>Entrepreneur will be on the ground at</i> <i>SXSW</i><i>. Check back for updates on the latest news and trends and insights from thought leaders and innovators.</i><p>Lots of people like to share tips for surviving SXSW, the annual tech, music and film festival that kicks off this week in Austin, Texas. Sadly, many of …

SXSW

Tupac/Outkast Album? Newly Unearthed Letter Reveals Planned Collaboration

Document hints at 'ONE NATION' LP, which would have also featured Scarface, E-40, Buckshot, the Outlawz, Greg Nice and Smif-n-Wessun<p>Tupac Shakur is …

Rap & Hip-Hop

By Making A Game Out Of Rejection, A Man Conquers Fear

<i>Fear is one of the strongest and most basic of human emotions, and it's the focus of Fearless, the second episode of</i> Invisibilia<i>, NPR's new show on the invisible forces that shape human behavior.</i><p><i>This segment of the show explores how a man decided to conquer his fear of rejection by getting rejected</i> …

Mind

Sam Smith on Controversial 'Lay Me Down' Video: 'We're the First Ever to Do It'

"We're doing a gay marriage today in the church," Smith told Rolling Stone on set<p>Grammy nominee and <i>Rolling Stone</i> cover star Sam Smith unveiled the …

LGBTQ

Prince Andrew makes first public denial of sex allegations in Davos

British royal makes first public appearance since a woman claimed she was forced to have sex with him when she was 17<p>The Duke of York has publicly denied allegations that he had underage sex with an American teenager, reiterating and reaffirming previous Buckingham Palace statements rebutting the …

Rare And 'Horrific': Frilled Shark Startles Fishermen In Australia

Normally, we wouldn't call something a living fossil. But the name seems tailor-made for the frilled shark, whose roots are traced to 80 million years ago. Its prehistoric origins are obvious in its primitive body; nearly all of the rare animal's closest relatives are long extinct.<p>In the most …

Fish

Brit Awards 2015: Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran, FKA Twigs Lead Nominations

Smith earned five total nods, including British Album of the Year and British Breakthrough Act<p>Sam Smith earned six Grammy nominations for his …

New Music