Rebecca Wisemam

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Why I can’t get a good night’s sleep

I t’s 1 in the morning and I’ve been in bed for a few hours now. Maybe it’s the few drops of caffeine I mistakenly drank earlier in the day. Or perhaps it’s the 26 wires that are attached to my scalp, face, finger and legs and the strap pulled taut around my waist. All I know is I’m not doing what …

Tracy Morgan

Hurricane Katrina, Then and Now

St. Patrick's Day

Fear the Walking Dead premiere: See the first 3 minutes from the Walking Dead companion series

In advance of Sunday’s premiere of <i>Fear the Walking Dead</i>, AMC has released the first three minutes of the <i>Walking Dead</i> companion series.<p>The clip …

Fear the Walking Dead

Donald Trump Calls for U.S. Ground Troops in Iraq

Mario Suriani—AP<p>Ron Galella—Getty Images<p>Russell Turiak—Getty Images<p>Charles Wenzelberg—AP<p>Timothy Clary—AP<p>Richard Corkery—NY Daily News Archive/Getty …

Amanda Bynes Rehab and Twitter 2014 News: Actress Apologizes for Recording of Her Talking About Slitting Mother's Wrists, Father's Throat [Listen]

Amanda Bynes has apologized after audio recordings surfaced of the actress threatening to kill her parents, reports CBS News.<p>TMZ reportedly posted …

Amanda Bynes Reportedly Threatens to Kill Her Parents

Amanda Bynes‘s troubling, erratic behavior continues.<p>On Friday night, TMZ posted what it claims is an audio recording of the former child star in …

Amanda Bynes

Amanda Bynes Believes She Is Britney Spears

The controversial star, Amanda Bynes, might be thinking that she and Britney Spears have a few things in common. However, the better, or worse, part …

Amanda Bynes

Actress Amanda Bynes: There’s A Microchip In Her Head, Reading Her Mind

Evolution: Why Are Most of Us Right-Handed?

This story originally appeared on BBC Future<p>We humans don’t typically agree on all that much, but there is at least one thing that an impressive amount of us accept: which hand is easiest to control. If you use one hand for writing, you probably use the same one for eating as well, and most of us – …

How I Went From Working at Nordstrom to Doing Rihanna's Makeup

Instagram star and Melt Cosmetics founder Lora Arellano is making her mark on the beauty world.<p>Lora Arellano's path from department store makeup clerk to Rihanna's go-to MUA with her own cosmetics line is epic. Growing up in Los Angeles, Lora loved drawing women's faces and using her sisters as …

Beauty

Kylie Jenner, Tyga stop pretending, hold hands in public in Mexico

Kylie Jenner and Tyga are holding hands. In a photo. On the beach. During her birthday vacation.<p>So let's stop pretending even a little bit that they're not dating. Especially since there are 320,000 reasons why they probably are -- but more on that in a sec.<p>The "Keeping Up With the Kardashians" …

Kylie Jenner

11-Year-Old Rape Victim Gives Birth After Being Denied an Abortion

Abortion is illegal in Paraguay — even in cases of child rape — unless the life of the mother is in danger.<p>After being denied an abortion by Paraguay's government, an 11-year-old rape victim has given birth to a baby, the Associated Press reports. The case has drawn criticism from human rights …

Feminism

Alicia Keys Opens Up On Gay Rumors & Releases New Song, “28,000 Days” [LISTEN]

Armed with a powerful voice and a piano, Alicia Keys completely owned the year 2001. At just 21-years-old, her debut album, <i>songs in A minor</i>, would go …

Alicia Keys

Ask the Bigot: Who is Katy Faust and why is the daughter of lesbian parents against gay marriage?

American Katy Faust was raised by her lesbian mother and her partner and she now runs a blog called asktheBigot, which is fiercely opposed to gay …

Texas inmate wants to die, Supreme Court gives OK

The justices turned down an appeal from Lopez's attorneys who disregarded both his desire to die and lower court rulings that Lopez was competent to make that decision. The brief three-sentence order was issued about five hours before Lopez could be taken to the death chamber in Huntsville for …

Corpus Christi

Transgender Teen Jazz Jennings Shares the Horrifying Comments and Threats She Gets

"I'm going to ... make [her] die a horrible, painful death."<p>In the debut episode of Jazz Jennings's TLC reality show <i>I Am Jazz,</i> there's a disturbing moment where two young men walk by her and call her "tranny freak." It's a jarring incident that takes place after viewers have witnessed Jazz going …

Electric Guitar

David Conley, alleged killer of 6 children, says they were becoming ‘monsters’

Inside a segregation cell in a Houston jail, David Conley waits, passing the time talking to reporters about the rocky relationship he had with his on-again, off-again girlfriend. Earlier this week, he was charged with numerous counts of capital murder after he allegedly sneaked into her home …

Crime

Transgender Person Of Color Killed In Dallas

Shade Schuler was the 11th transgender person of color killed in the U.S. so far this year — as many as were killed during all of 2014 — and the latest victim in what anti-violence advocates call an epidemic of homicides of transgender people.<p>Shade Schuler, 22, was found dead in a vacant field in …

Zombie Deadpool killing everything on The Walking Dead looks amazing

You know how Deadpool is a hilarious, shockingly brutal killer who's very nearly immortal? No? Well, alright, Deadpool is a hilarious, shockingly brutal killer who's very nearly immortal. He's capable of killing just about anyone. (He actually killed everyone that one time.) He's even the type of …

Will Batman Writer Scott Snyder Tackle the Joker Again?

Joker is taking some time off.<p>Batman writer Scott Snyder has revealed that he has plans for another Joker-centric Batman story, but not in the pages …

Comic Books

Beer: Yeast DNA study reveals the natural history of lager

Scientists use DNA to figure out a lot of useful stuff: whether a drug will work to fight a certain form of cancer, who committed a crime, the ancient history of a fragment of fossilized bone.<p>Now a team led by biologists at the<p>University of Wisconsin-Madisonare putting genetic analysis to work to …

Biology

‘It’s real’: Monster shark caught

The Byron Bay-based group Positive Change for Marine Life is reporting the shark was caught off Nine Mile Reef by a licensed commercial shark fishing …

7 Bras to Work with Every Item in Your Wardrobe

Let's face it: bra shopping can be confusing. Between with the hundreds of different brands and different styles, finding your favorite fit is a …

I learned something surprising after binge-watching 7 iconic artificial intelligence movies

I've seen a few movies about artificial intelligence (AI), like the "Terminator" and "The Matrix," for example, but I hadn't seen "2001: A Space Odyssey," considered by many I've spoken with as the pinnacle of sci-fi. (Marvin Minsky — one of the pioneers of AI — was even an adviser to the movie's …

Artificial Intelligence

Incredibly Cute Animals that can kill Human.

<b>There ar lots of cute, loveable creatures in nature that appear as if they’d be nice sources of the nice and cozy and fuzzies. sadly, plenty of these</b> …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Air Pollution

Robert Pattinson Says He's 'Definitely' Considering Fatherhood

Robert Pattinson says that while he may be in the <i>Twilight</i> of his teen-idol years, he is “definitely” on the brink of becoming a father.<p>“Definitely, …

Robert Pattinson