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Colombian drug lord wanted by US killed in army raid

One of Colombia's top drug traffickers has been killed in a military raid in the Catatumbo region near the border with Venezuela.<p>President Juan Manuel Santos on Friday congratulated his armed forces for killing cocaine warlord Victor Navarro, for whom the US had been offering a $5m bounty.<p>The …

Justin Bieber storms UK charts to equal John Lennon's 1981 feat

LONDON (Reuters) - Justin Bieber stormed the British singles charts on Friday with three singles from his new album in the top five, a feat no other artist has managed since John Lennon, posthumously, in 1981.<p>Singer Justin Bieber performs on NBC's 'Today' show in New York November 18, 2015. …

Music

10 Characteristics of a Healthy Relationship

We all desire to have a relationship that is filled with happiness, joy, and -- most importantly -- love.<p>Unfortunately, for many of us, we've been exposed to so many unhealthy relationships in our lives that we don't know what a truly healthy relationship even looks and feels like. So here are 10 …

Mo'Nique Explains Why She Gives Her Husband 'A Pass To Cheat'

This isn't the first time the actress has talked about her open marriage.<p>Oscar-winning actress Mo'Nique is offering up some <i>interesting</i> marriage advice in a new interview with True Exclusives.<p>In the article, the twice-married actress and comedian talks about giving her husband a "pass" sleep with …

The Most Powerful Thing You Can Do for Your Relationships

Most people don't like to see others suffer and react to ease discomfort in three popular ways.<p>They avoid a person's emotional breakdown, jump into fix-it-mode, or begin rewriting their story for them in a positive light.<p>Although people have the best intentions to help, these methods leave the …

Couples who have sex just once a week are happiest

For decades self-help books and therapists have advised couples that the key to a successful relationship is sex…and plenty of it.<p>But a new study suggests that behind closed doors, the happiest partners are actually making love just once a week.<p>According to the University of Toronto-Mississauga …

A Fast Way to End Your Relationship, Or Strengthen It for the Long-Run

Some new studies shed light on what can unravel a marriage (or equivalent relationship) - all the way to divorce. Or, what can make it stronger for the long-term. These studies are worth learning from, for both reasons. But I think the findings also underscore that a transformation is underway in …

Want to Be Happy? Make Your Relationships Exceptional

<i>By Emiliana R. Simon-Thomas, Ph.D.</i><p>How do you think a friend would rate the quality of your relationship with her? How would she describe you -- as cheerful, compassionate, irritable, self-critical? Does that description match your self-image? How much does her perception of you matter to your …

IS group claims Paris attacks, says France at 'top' of list

CAIRO (AP) — The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed responsibility for a wave of attacks in Paris that killed 127 people and said France would …

The Latest: Empire state goes dark for Paris

PARIS (AP) — The latest on the deadly shootings and explosions in Paris. (All times local):<p>2:31 a.m.<p>The Empire State Building is dark in sympathy for …

What We Forget When We Talk About Hip-Hop's Women Problem

The sexism we see in some hip-hop music is a reflection of the sexism that we see in society as a whole.<p>Consider this: there is a glaring double standard in the way that we talk about hip-hop music and misogyny.<p>There's been a resurgence of both interest and criticism of the '90s rap group N.W.A …

Civilities: Why can you fly the rainbow flag but I can’t fly the Confederate flag?

<b>Dear Civilities: It sure seems</b> like hypocrisy to say we can’t fly the Rebel flag because it offends people, when you fly the gay flag, which certainly offends lots of people. Who gets to decide which flag is allowed to fly and which ones can’t? I say grin and bear it.<p><b>Anonymous, N.C.</b><p><b>No one is saying</b> …

These Celebs BFFs Just Got Inked Together *Again*

You already know that tiny tattoos are super in style right now and you already know that Kendall Jenner and Hailey Baldwin are, too. The supermodel and her BFF are constantly seen joined at the hip, but recently, they’ve taken their friendship to a whole new level — for the second time — after …

Batman pulled over by cops in viral video dies in highway crash

Batman has died.<p>Lenny B. Robinson, who became a viral sensation three years ago when he was pulled over in full costume driving a custom black "Batmobile" Lamborghini on the way to visit sick children in a hospital, was killed Sunday night returning to his home in Maryland. He was 51.<p>Robinson …

Law Enforcement

Kentucky Man Arrested for Shooting Down a Drone Over His Property

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New Jersey

50 Cent Presents Check For $5,050 To Ferguson

50 Cent presented a check for $5,050 yesterday (July 28) to the St. Louis Area Foodbank in Ferguson, Missouri, according to the St. Louis …

50 Cent

You can now lead a Boy Scout troop if you’re gay. Here are 7 things you still can’t do.

Openly gay Americans can now legally marry, serve in the military (as long as you're not transgender) and, as of Monday, lead a Boy Scout troop.<p>So what can't they do? In fact, there are still several things gay Americans can't do that straight Americans might take for granted.<p>We did some research …

Former New York Prison Worker Joyce Mitchell Pleads Guilty, Agrees to Up-to 7-Year Prison Term

The former upstate prison employee was accused of helping two convicted murderers escape in June<p>Since Joyce Mitchell was arrested in connection with the escape earlier this summer of two convicted murderers from an upstate New York prison, she has been racked with despondency, her lawyer said …

Crime

Humans are endangering the most abundant animal on the planet

Barely longer than your thumb, weighing under an ounce and nearly translucent, delicate crustaceans known as krill are vital to ocean ecosystems around the world. In the waters that encircle Antarctica, krill are an essential food source for penguins, baleen and blue whales (which can eat as much …

Biodiversity

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Heroin Deaths Quadruple Across U.S.

Heroin use has dramatically increased across the U.S., spreading to groups it hadn't previously reached, and deaths from overdose have soared, according to a new federal report released Tuesday.<p>Heroin deaths nearly quadrupled in the decade between 2002 and 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and …

Medicine

Iraq sentences 24 militants to death over Isis massacre of soldiers

Hundreds of troops killed by Islamic State gunmen when they overran military base in Saddam Hussein’s home town of Tikrit last summer<p>An Iraqi court has sentenced to death 24 militants for their role in killing hundreds of soldiers. Four others were acquitted for lack of evidence.<p>Islamic State …

Day of extremist violence across Nigeria kills more than 60

JOS, Nigeria (AP) — A day of extremist violence against both Muslims and Christians in Nigeria killed more than 60 people, including worshippers in a …

Demi Lovato falls hard during pool party performance

Demi Lovato knows how to keep her cool.<p>The "Cool for the Summer" singer was celebrating her new single during a special performance in Los Angeles at KIIS FM's summer pool party on the roof of the WaterMarke Tower when she took a painful-looking spill.<p><b>WATCH: Demi Lovato Bares All in Bondage Bra and</b> …

Greece Debt Crisis: What Happens Now After Bailout Terms Rejected?

Partying on the streets of Athens overnight spelled out a Europe-wide hangover on Monday, after more than 61 percent of Greeks voted to reject tough economic bailout conditions. While the poll marked a victory for Greece's fiery Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, it threatened to jeopardize further the …

Europe

The Women Who Secretly Keep ISIS Running

A captured ISIS ‘bride’ reveals the inner workings of a women’s network responsible for recruiting, spying, and enforcing sexual slavery in the …

The Death of the Lesbian

In 2005 at the University of Florida, I attended a lecture where Queer Theorist Jack Halberstam asserted that butch lesbians, and female masculinity in general, would never be embraced by a media perpetually shaped by male desire. Where trans women may titillate the male gaze, female masculinity …

Forget Arkham Knight, one of the most disturbing Batman scenes came from a cartoon

Much has been made about the M-rating of the recently released <i>Batman: Arkham Knight</i>, and how far the game is willing to go in terms of characters and moving the actual storyline of this world forward. It's a final game in many ways, and it plays for keeps.<p>But as long-time Batman fans already know, …