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Dakota Johnson and Charlie Hunnam: What we know about the 50 Shades of Grey stars

Dakota Johnson and Charlie Hunnam will play the Fifty Shades of Grey couple, Anastasia and Christian, on screen. But who are they, and what did the fans make of the announcement?<p>Yesterday Fifty Shades of Grey author EL James gave fans the answer to a question they've been asking for months: who …

Movies

Fill her up! Gas prices drop before Labor Day weekend

Just in time for the Labor Day weekend -- gas prices have fallen again.<p>The average price for a gallon of gasoline slipped in the last two weeks, losing almost 4 cents due to abundant supplies, according to the Lundberg survey.<p>Gasoline cost $3.5596 per gallon on average on Aug. 23, down from $3.5895 …

The New York Times Deigns to Use the F Word

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Accompanying a feature about writers' rooms, this weekend's <i>T</i> magazine featured the opening lines to …

Associated Press News

What’s Really Behind the Ever-Rising Cost of Raising a Child in America

It's never been more expensive to have kids. But it's never been cheaper to clothe and feed them, as well. So what's getting more expensive?<p>Much was made last week of a recent study on the cost of child-rearing by economist Mark Lino at the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The total cost of raising …

China started late, but could zoom ahead to lead space race

China is pressing forward on its human space exploration plans, intent on establishing an international space station and, experts say, harnessing the technological muscle to launch its astronauts to the moon.<p>Highlighting China's intent, the country is working with the United Nations to stage a …

Space Exploration

New Details On How U.S. 'Helped Saddam As He Gassed Iran'

Newly declassified CIA documents "combined with exclusive interviews with former intelligence officials, reveal new details about the depth of the United States' knowledge of how and when Iraq" used chemical weapons against Iran in the 1980s, <i>Foreign Policy</i> reports.<p>According to the magazine:<p>"In …

Less time at the office doesn’t make people happier, study shows

Problem<p>Work is making you miserable. Your boss is a mean little man with a clip-on tie and a rub-on tan and he’s got you running round the office like a dog around a track. Your coworkers unironically say things like “hump day” and “working hard, or hardly working?” If you could just spend a few …

Can Technology End Pirate Fishing?

Last week, a 60-meter Japanese fishing vessel following the Benguela Current northward along the southwest coast of Africa entered Angolan waters, where it remained for some five days before returning to international waters to meet side-by-side with a Japanese reefer vessel.<p>That activity is more …

Set Video from Christopher Nolan's INTERSTELLAR

Here Are Indiewire’s Top 10 Articles of the Week: Spike Lee Alters List, Edgar Wright Talks ‘The World’s End,’ Indie Oscar Nods and More

Here Are Indiewire's Top 10 Articles of the Week: Spike Lee Alters List, Edgar Wright Talks 'The World's End,' Indie Oscar Nods and More<p>With the last …

OMG, I Want This House: Fabulous Homes From Paris to Sao Paulo (PHOTOS)

Home Envy<p>A lap pool? Pollock-themed bedroom? Yes, please! See envy-inspiring designs from Interiors Now.<p>08.23.13 1:36 PM ET<p>Richard Powers; Courtesy …

New York's Most Expensive Apartments Are Jail Cells

The city spent an average of $167,000 per inmate on its jail system in 2012, according to a new report from the city's Independent Budget Office. That's nearly three times the cost of New York State's prison system and five times as much as the national average, according to data from the Vera …