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Kendrick Lamar Stars in New Reebok Commercial

Kendrick Lamar is the star of Reebok's new "Be Ventilated" advertising campaign, in which he models the relaunched Ventilator Day Glo shoe. Beginning with a voiceover, the ad eventually shows Kendrick leading a revolution by way of his stylish footwear.<p>Previously, Kendrick starred in Reebok ads …

Mos Def (Yasiin Bey) and A$AP Rocky Perform Together in London

<i>Photo by Colin Kerrigan</i><p>Over the weekend, BBC Radio 1's Benji B began a residency at London's XOYO club. A$AP Rocky was one of the performers, and he brought out a surprise guest: Mos Def (Yasiin Bey). The two performed a short bit of Mos Def's "Ms. Fat Booty" together before going back-and-forth on …

Rihanna premieres 'American Oxygen' video on Tidal

After releasing “American Oxygen” on Tidal Sunday, Rihanna followed it up by releasing the video for the track on Tidal Monday.<p>The video features …

Earl Sweatshirt: I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside

On his first studio album, 2013's <i>Doris</i>, the most mysterious member of L.A. shock-rap gremlins Odd Future proved himself by exploring real-life …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The hypnotic, kinetic wind sculptures of Anthony Howe

Kinetic sculptor Anthony Howe creates abstract, organic sculptures from various metals and polymers. He is based in Eastsound, Washington state.<p>For …

Sculpture

J Dilla "Still Shinning" Documentary

Dave Chappelle Has Been Recording Footage For A New HBO Comedy Special

Arguably the strangest part of the Comedy Central Roast of Justin Bieber was why, of all of the people in the room, Dave Chappelle was standing in the back like some jacked nobody. Is Comedy Central still taking it out on the beloved stand-up comic for ending his hit series, <i>Chappelle’s Show</i>, …

Ghostly Faces and Invisible Verse Found in Medieval Text

Ghostly faces and lines of verse previously invisible to the naked eye have been uncovered in the oldest surviving medieval manuscript written entirely in Welsh.<p>"The Black Book of Carmarthen," dating to 1250, contains texts from the ninth through 12th centuries, including some of the earliest …

Archaeology

DMX, bodyguards accused of robbing two men at gas station

DMX and his bodyguards are accused of robbing two men of $3,200 in cash at a Newark gas station. According to reports from Newark’s ABC 7 News, just …

Ben Carson blasts hip-hop for hurting African-American communities

In an interview Sunday on R&B radio station WBLS, Carson, a committed Christian, lamented that modern culture has turned African-Americans away from the faith of their forefathers.<p>"We need to reestablish faith in our communities and the values and principles that got us through slavery, that got us …

Smartphones could be charged in 60 seconds with new battery

An iPhone 6 takes around two hours to charge but could be full of power in a minute if fitted with a new aluminium battery<p>Smartphones could be charged in less than one minute after scientists at Stanford University invented an aluminium battery so powerful it could revolutionise the industry.<p>The …

Clean Energy

Jamie Foxx - Unleashed - Piano Session FULL

BDP, Stetsasonic, Kool Moe Dee, MC Lyte, Doug Fresh, Just-Ice, Heavy D, Chuck D - Self Destruction

Ten actors you already forgot are going to be in Avengers: Age of Ultron

We all know that the Avengers movies are ensemble affairs. That much is obvious simply from the concept. But <i>The Avengers</i> kept things pretty close to its main characters, whittling appearances from the main heroes' supporting cast down to mentions and asides whenever possible. An adamant Robert …

Craig Hicks may face death penalty in slayings of 3 Muslim students

<b>(CNN) —</b> Craig Hicks, who is charged in the deaths of three Muslim college students in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, earlier this year, can face the death penalty, a judge ruled Monday, according to CNN affiliates.<p>Superior Court Judge Orlando Hudson Jr. ruled that Hicks' case is "death penalty …

North Carolina

Cancer makes body grow weaker by 'imitating diabetes', scientists discover

Around a fifth of cancer deaths happen when patients become too weak to withstand chemotherapy and radiotherapy<p>Cancer cells cause the body to waste away by simulating diabetes, research has found, meaning new treatment could help sufferers stay strong for longer.<p>The research, conducted on fruit …

Road Rage Maniac Brandishes Chainsaw: Video

Canadians are well-known—or at least well-reputed—for their kindness. This may be merely an exception to the rule, but it’s one hell of an …

Liquid body armor could save you from a bullet

A Polish firm is the latest to concoct unassuming-looking fluids that harden on impact, making for lighter, more flexible protection on the battlefield and beyond.<p>Faced with the threat of bullet fire, most people probably won't be giving much thought to the material inside their bulletproof vest. …

Engineering

High-tech TV: How realistic is the hacking in prime-time shows?

A group of five impeccably dressed high school girls are almost murdered dozens of times by the same, mysterious stalker and the police in their idyllic small town are either corrupt or too incompetent to care. How do the girls fight back? Hacking, of course. At least, that's one way they do it on</i> …

How do you catch the sun to make electricity at night? This German inventor has an answer.

Wolfram Walter is a man obsessed with things electric.<p>He’s electrified his bicycle. He’s electrified his Porsche. When he introduces his dog, Paula, you almost expect him to tell you that he’s electrified her, too.<p>Not yet, but you never know. The engineer from a small town in southwestern Germany …

Teen Texts Boyfriend 'She Needs to Go' Hours Before Mom Dies

A 14-year-old girl charged with her mother’s murder allegedly sent a series of damning texts to her boyfriend the day before her mother was found …

Crime

Battlefield Hardline review: public enemy

<i>Battlefield Hardline</i> represents a shift in priorities for EA's flagship shooter.<p>The first major, stand-alone Battlefield release in years to be developed outside of series originator DICE, <i>Hardline</i> is Dead Space developer Visceral Games first crack at a full Battlefield game. Previously, Visceral …

Paul Walker fans choke up at 'Furious 7' finale

<b>(CNN) —</b> Fans of the late actor Paul Walker knew that watching him in "Furious 7" would be bittersweet.<p>Even so, many moviegoers said the final scenes of the new film, which earned a record $146 million over the weekend, still packed an emotional wallop.<p>"Not gonna lie, I shed a few tears at the end …

Movies

Roku upgrades players, adds more ways to discover and search content

It's been a while since Roku updated its set top streaming boxes. Today its two highest-end models, the Roku 2 and 3, are getting a minor hardware revision, but it's the accompanying software upgrade that's adding some welcome new features. Firstly, the Roku 2 is getting the same processor and …