Rebecca Potylycki

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Andy Warhol and Edie Sedgwick: A Brief, White-Hot, and Totally Doomed Romance

Beautiful, rich, and deeply damaged, Edie Sedgwick was the avatar of Andy Warhol’s desires. In 1965, as Pop art’s prince moved from painting into film, he made Sedgwick his superstar—his Marilyn—until the relationship imploded.<p>They were one of the great romances of the 1960s. Pop art’s golden …

The Overwatch Videogame League Aims to Become the New NFL

Stefano Disalvo is a professional athlete.<p>He has the physical gifts of a professional athlete, the dedication and drive of a professional athlete, …

Charles Manson: A Life in Pictures

Charles Manson Dies at 83; Wild-Eyed Leader of a Murderous Crew

Charles Manson, one of the most notorious murderers of the 20th century, who was very likely the most culturally persistent and perhaps also the most inscrutable, died on Sunday in a hospital in Kern County, Calif., north of Los Angeles. He was 83 and had been behind bars for most of his life.<p>The …

Crime

DC vs. Marvel: Why the Rivalry Is Bigger than 'Justice League'

The companies' friendly rivalry has turned a bit sour as star comics writer Brian Michael Bendis defects and Warners insiders fret about its A-list …

Keith Olbermann's 'apology' to George W. Bush, and the bad logic behind it

By Aaron Blake<p>Senior reporter<p>Former MSNBC host Keith Olbermann took to “The View” on Friday to hawk a book — and seek absolution. “In retrospect, based on what we've seen in the past two years in this country,” Olbermann declared, “I probably owe George W. Bush an apology.”<p>He continued: “I would …

George W. Bush

'You're hired!': Internet salutes Twitter employee who pulled plug on Trump

For 11 happy minutes Twitter users celebrated a Trump-free experience, heaping praise on the rogue staffer who shut down the US president<p>Like the Christmas truce in the first world war trenches, for 11 serene minutes it seemed like peace and harmony had broken out on earth with the sudden …

Donald Trump

The Superweirdo Behind ‘Thor: Ragnarok’

It was 394 days before the scheduled release of “Thor: Ragnarok,” and at 4:30 in the morning, the movie’s director, Taika Waititi, was already dressed for another long day: knit cap, dapper wool shirt buttoned up to the neck, cup of coffee in hand. He was three months into the shoot for this $180 …

Could a Machine Identify Suicidal Thoughts?

Despite decades of effort, it has proven frustratingly difficult to predict who is most at risk of dying by suicide. Relying on patients to reveal …

Trump's blow to 'Obamacare' jolts health consumers, politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's abrupt move to cut off federal payments to insurers jolted America's health care and political worlds alike on Friday, threatening to boost premiums for millions, disrupt insurance markets and shove Republicans into a renewed civil war over their efforts …

What happens if Kim attacks? 5 things to know about North Korea

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea tested a hydrogen bomb on Sunday, raising fears that Pyongyang is getting close to constructing a nuclear-tipped missile that could reach the US.<p>The weapon was the most powerful North Korea has tested to date, with separate estimates putting the explosive yield at 50 or 120 …

North Korea