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The Top 10 Fashion Trends of 2012

Whether you loved or loathed these bold fashion trends, there's no denying that they were everywhere in 2012—from the runway to the red carpet, on the street, and, of course, in...

28 Beach Outfit Ideas to Steal from Celebs on Vacation

The sarong envy is real.<p>"Celebrities on vacation" season is fully underway, so naturally we're looking to them for cues on how to style our flip-flops and sunhat staples. Ahead, 28 celebrities keeping their style game strong even on their off-hours—poolside, beachside, and deckside—to serve as your …

Fashion Editorial: Paradise Found

There's a luau happening in accessory land. Say aloha to airy stilettos and bags decked out in hula-skirt fringe.<p>There's a luau happening in accessory land. Say aloha to airy stilettos and bags decked out in hula-skirt fringe.

What to Wear to a Wedding

We've pulled together your best bets for every scenario.<p>So you didn't make the bridesmaid cut — well played! Now, what the hell do you wear? We've pulled together your best bets for every scenario (from the courthouse quickie to the French chateau) so you can blend in without being overlooked.

Introducing Reformation: Proving Fashion Can Be Both Green & Stylish

From Creative Director Yael Aflalo, <b>Reformation</b> is a brand-new label that truly succeeds in what we thought was the impossible: proving fashion can be green, while still sustaining its chic, sharp designs. One of the biggest differences seen in Reformation as opposed to other traditional fashion …

12 Best Lip Shades for the Office

<i>Whether you're prepping for a big presentation or an after-work date, pump up your pout with these dazzling new shades.</i><p><b>1. NYC New York Color</b><p>City Duet 2-in-1 Split Lipstick in The Cherry Blossoms, $3.<p><b>2. CoverGirl</b><p>LipPerfection Lipcolor in Romance, $7.<p><b>3. Maybelline New York</b><p>Color Sensational Vivids …

2013 hairstyles: 2013 haircuts & hair trends

The hairstyles and haircuts we wear evolve with each passing year, just as the clothes we wear evolve. Following 2013’s fashion trends, it’s no big …

Gnarly Curly Celebrities

If you were born in the 80s, you’re probably cringing at the thought of something you did being “retro.” After all, “retro” is, like, stuff your …

Hairstyling

4 No-Heat Hairstyles to Try

We got some expert tips for four of this season's hippest au naturale hairstyles to try. Read on for professional pointers, and see how our favorite celebs are rocking these trends!<p>You'd be totally surprised at how easy — and glamorous! — it can be to give your locks a vacation from your blow …

How To Get Temporary Multi-Colored Hair for Summer

Between weekends at the beach, music festivals, and casual poolside parties, summer is one of our favorite seasons to experiment with our beauty looks. Looking to the runway at Givenchy Fall 2013 and model-of-the-moment Chloe Nørgaard for inspiration<p>Between weekends at the beach, music festivals, …

40 Fresh Ways to Amp Up Your Ponytail

"Next day hair" has never looked better.<p>Take a cue from these celeb red carpet moments to upgrade your ponytail from a gym staple to an actual "lewk."

Ray J - I Hit It First Remix (Feat. Uncle Murda, Dorrough Music, Clyde Carson & Uiie Popcorn)

Charlie Sheen changes his name... and, sadly, it's not to Adonis. Read more: http://bit.ly/137cMwB

Wiz Khalifa - Karate Chop Freestyle

Kendrick Lamar Performs “Swimming Pools (Drank)” Live At BBC Radio 1′s Big Weekend 2013

Teachers were heroic protectors

Heroic teachers may have saved several children during the Oklahoma tornado.<p>There are multiple stories coming out of Moore, Okla., of teachers putting their own lives on the line to protect their students, just as teachers in Newtown and other schools risked and sometimes lost their lives for …

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Post-tornado peril: Victims could face deadly fungal infections

Doctors treating victims hurt badly in Monday’s devastating Moore, Okla., tornado should be alert for a rare but deadly complication of wind-whipped debris: fungal infections like those that killed five people after the Joplin, Mo., twister in 2011.<p>That’s the word from government experts in fungal …

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Teachers In Moore Gather For 'Sharing And Healing'

What was billed as an informational meeting for teachers turned into a session of sharing and healing.<p>"A lot of people in this district will need grief counseling, including myself," said Susan Pierce, the superintendent of public schools in Moore, Okla.<p>She teared up when greeted with a standing …

Dog Found Standing Guard Over a Tornado Victim Reunited with Her Owner

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>There's a happy ending to the story of a dog, found alive in the rubble after a massive tornado …

Funerals Begin In Tornado-Ravaged Moore, Okla.

Funerals began Thursday for the 24 people known to have been killed by the tornado that devastated Moore, Okla., on Monday.<p>Nine-year-old Antonia Candelaria, one of the 7 children killed at Plaza Towers Elementary School, was being remembered at a local church. Her obituary says that "Tonie" and her …

Oklahoma teenagers film tornado from inside a storm shelter

Two young men who took cover in a cellar during this week's deadly tornado in Oklahoma used their cellphones to get video as it roared overhead.<p>Charles Gafford was at the home of friend Alex Rodriguez as the tornado struck Monday.<p>Shot through an opening in the overhead door, the video shows debris, …

Moore Finds Comfort In Animals Who Survived The Storm

There's no room at the inn for the Degmans. Not the Days Inn, anyway.<p>Jim and Marilyn Degman didn't suffer significant damage to their home in Monday's storm, but they lost power and decided to seek shelter elsewhere. They tried two other places before they found a La Quinta Inn & Suites that would …

In Oklahoma, Praying To A 'God Of Rebuilding'

All that's left standing at Kiaya Roper's house in Moore, Okla., is the bathroom. When a tornado struck the town on Monday, Roper was at work at Central Elementary School, her children were at school and her husband managed to ride out the storm by hunkering down in that bathroom.<p>"God put his hand …

Hardly A Haven: Home Can Be Deadly In Natural Disasters

Home can be a refuge. But when natural disaster strikes, hunkering down at home can be a deadly mistake.<p>All told, 32 of the 53 New Yorkers who died in last fall's Superstorm Sandy drowned, and most of them died at home, according to a report published today in the Center for Disease Control and …

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Oklahoma tornado: scale of destruction 'difficult to comprehend'

Chief US Correspondent Philip Sherwell talks to one of the residents of Moore who live through the harrowing Oklahoma tornado as he sits among that ruin of brick, breeze block and roofing that once was his house.<p>As the cleanup continues from the tornado that devastated the Oklahoma City suburb of …

Tornado Safe Rooms In Schools A Popular, But Costly Idea

In the days since a tornado ripped through Moore, Okla., talk of constructing safe rooms in public schools has become commonplace.<p>In southwest Missouri, officials have built a few of them already, and they are seeking funding to build more.<p><b>'A Sense Of Peace'</b><p>Karina O'Connell is preparing dinner …