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Sia and Maddie Ziegler New Music Video "Big Girls Cry"

Blond wig? Check. Nude leotard? Check. Let's call it "intriguing" choreography? Check. All the calling cards are present for Sia's latest music video, "Big Girls Cry"—including her main muse, 12-year-old <i>Dance Moms</i> star Maddie Ziegler. Of Ziegler's three video appearances (including "Elastic Heart", …

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …

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Streetwear

‘Fake cancer’ woman sentenced for defrauding donors

Danielle Watson, 24, given suspended jail term after raising almost £10,000 from false claim she had cervical cancer<p>A young woman who defrauded friends and strangers out of thousands of pounds by claiming she had terminal cancer has avoided an immediate jail term.<p>Danielle Watson, 24, a mother of …

Climb of the Century: Two Men Attempt Historic Free Ascent of El Capitan

Professional climbers Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson are midway through the adventure of a lifetime as they attempt to make history by using only their hands and feet to complete what's said to be the hardest rock climb in the world. Just after Christmas, Caldwell, 36, and Jorgeson, 30, began …

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Katy Perry Will Reportedly ‘Diss’ Taylor Swift During The Super Bowl Halftime Show

Katy Perry and Taylor Swift, the non-Beyoncé titans of the pop music world, get along about as well as, well, Beyoncé and the Destiny’s Child’s members who aren’t Beyoncé. When Taylor’s not writing songs about Katy, Katy’s spreading rumors that Taylor TOTALLY took John Mayer under the bleachers …

Katy Perry

The Most Uplifting Photos of 2014

Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani girls’-rights and education activist, accepts flowers in Birmingham, England, after being na<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Oli …

30 Questions to Help You Reflect and Get Excited for 2015

<i>This post originally appeared on BrandMentalist.com</i><p>Another year has almost gone by, but now is the perfect opportunity to reflect and build a plan for next year.<p>I've come up with a set of questions to help you reflect, focus and build a plan to make your 2015 a successful year that embraces …

11 stunning hotels opening in 2015

Taylor Swift's year-end gift video brings all the feels

<b>(CNN) —</b> Way to make us weep, Taylor Swift.<p>As if she didn't smash 2014 enough with a blockbuster album and dominance of the headlines, Swift had one final gift for the world on December 31.<p>The superstar posted a video of her gift-giving to fans, which has become known as "Swiftmas."<p>Here's how it …

CNN

Demi Lovato Starts the New Year with Healthy Self-Esteem

Demi Lovato has embraced her body – and wants her fans to do the same.<p>The singer, 22, posted a before-and-after photo on Instagram showing her weight …

Demi Lovato

The Simpsons Airing Judd Apatow Script 25 Years After It Was Written

“Bart’s New Friend” airs Sunday, January 11th at 8 p.m.<p><b>Judd Apatow</b> wrote a script for *The Simpsons— and 25 years later it is finally headed to television.<p>When the now-famous writer-director-producer was just another young upstart comedian trying to break into Hollywood, he wrote a spec script for …

Into the Woods Anatomy of a Scene featurette with director Rob Marshall

Thanks to The New York Times, we’ve got a new ‘Anatomy of a Scene’ featurette for Disney’s <b>Into the Woods</b>, which sees director Rob Marshall discussing …

Emily Blunt

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Miley Cyrus Meet The Schwarzenegger Family Outfit

Meeting the parents is a big step in any relationship — and takes all the outfit-planning advice one can muster. Here, we examine Miley Cyrus' …

Target Is Taking Heat For This 'Annie' Ad Featuring A White Model Since The New Movie Stars A Black Actress

Yahoo Parenting reports that one 8-year-old biracial Annie "super fan" saw an ad online, which featured a white girl wearing Annie's iconic red dress and locket outfit, and said to her mom: "That's not what Annie looks like. How come the new black Annie isn't good enough? Does that mean I'm not …

African-American News

Pretty stars who go gritty on screen

Pretty stars who go gritty on screen<p>While makeup artists and stylists are usually there to make stars look their best, sometimes roles call for their worst.<p>http://www.foxnews.com/">Fox News<p>http://www.foxnews.com/<p>Nina Dobrev on Funny or Die<p>Nina Dobrev look sunrecognizeable in a blonde wig and …

The Worst Movie Quotes Of 2014

“I'm a fat ballerina who takes scalps and slits throats!”

Taylor Swift Doesn't Just Love Cats – She Likes Babies, Too!

As if Taylor Swift doesn’t have enough awards already, her friend’s children may soon crown her “Best Babysitter Ever.”<p>The <i>1989</i> singer looked after …

Taylor Swift

Beyoncé Spreads Christmas Cheer with Photos from Family Trip to Iceland

Beyoncé knows you need something to look at when you want to get away from your family this holiday season. That’s why she’s sharing photos of <i>her</i> …

Travel

See the 2015 Times Square New Years Eve Ball in One GIF

Chester Higgins Jr.—The New York Times/Redux<p>Marty Lederhandler—AP<p>Jon Simon—AP<p>Marty Lederhandler—AP<p>Timothy A. Clary—AFP/Getty Images<p>Stan …

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Dolce & Gabbana gold treasure bag

Glittering with tourmaline, rubies and emeralds, the Dolce & Gabbana Fall/Winter bag radiates with the opulence of a goldsmith's treasures. What …

15 Celebrities Share Their Christmas Photos on Instagram

So sweet!<p>Not every celebrity attended a Kris Jenner-style bash to celebrate the holiday. Many preferred something more intimate at home with the family (or with celebrity friends). Here are some of the photos they shared on Instagram:<p>1. Jill Duggar<p>2. Sofia Vergara<p>3. Britney Spears<p>4. Paris Hilton<p>5. …

Alessandra Ambrosio

Hate Your Gifts? Tips for Returns, Exchanges, and Regifting

December 25 is the traditional day for epic gift exchanges. Inevitably, it's also the start of an equally epic season for figuring out what to do …

What to Do With Your Leftover Candy Canes (Besides Just Eating Them)

More leftover candy canes than you know what to do with? From DIY peppermint ice cream to candy truffles, here are some tasty ideas to get rid of them all.<p>Candy canes seem like such a good idea in early December. Every year, it's the same routine: You buy a big box (They're so cheap!), and hang …

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