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Meet the first Down Syndrome model to be cast by a beauty brand, ever

When it comes to casting, critics often argue the beauty industry has a tendency of representing one narrow, unrealistic type of beauty. But Katie Meade is the latest model who is helping to change all that; she is the first model with Down Syndrome to become the face of a beauty campaign for hair …

A Woman Has Been Reunited With Her Cat 6 Months After It Went Missing In A Fire

"A wonderful reminder to never give up hope."<p>The horrific blaze in Lake County, California, destroyed nearly 2,000 structures and killed four people before it was contained in October.<p>Nancy had last seen Muscat when she was evacuated from her home, veterinary staff said. But on Thursday, she …

I got hacked mid-air while writing an Apple-FBI story

“I don’t really need to worry about online privacy,” I used to think. “I’ve got nothing to hide. And who would want to know what I’m up to, anyway?”<p>Sure, I’m a journalist, but I’m not an investigative reporter, not a political radical, not of much interest to anyone, really.<p>That was last week, when …

Privacy

How America Made Donald Trump Unstoppable

The first thing you notice at Donald Trump’s rallies is the confidence. Amateur psychologists have wishfully diagnosed him from afar as insecure, but …

Government

This Cat Has a Hilarious Move to Get a Dog to Stop Barking

We wouldn't want to mess with this feline either.<p>We love our pups, but nothing gets on our nerves more than when they just won't stop barking. Apparently, this is a struggle one cat knows all too well.<p>After rescuing toy poodle Chazz just a month ago, his owners decided to set up a camera to assess …

These Women Defy The Stereotype That Yogis Only Come in One Shape and Size

Yoga is touted as being for everyone, but in my humble opinion as a teacher, we still have some major work to do on our image. Funny enough, the active yoga that we know today was originally created for young Indian men (no women allowed) as a form of calisthenics and way to burn off …

17 Reasons Not To Despair

As told by chocolate cake.

24 Orange Cats Just Being Their Adorable Selves

Orange cats are the best cats.

12 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Became a Yoga and Wellness Coach

Yoga teacher training is not just learning how to do all the poses.<p><b>1. Yoga teacher training is way more involved than just mastering poses.</b> In my teacher training program, we studied Ayurveda, the sister science to yoga, about how food and lifestyle choices assist or deplete our life force. We also …

Yoga

Chocolate caramel oatmeal bars

Don’t skip toasting the pecans! Toasting brings out the flavor and also adds a nice crunch to these oaty chocolate cookie bars.<p>I’ve been cutting back …

Obama Takes on Climate Change: The Rolling Stone Interview

In Alaska, President Obama was in a very good mood. He visited the state in late summer to draw attention to the looming climate catastrophe the …

Ryan Reynolds’s Backstabbing Best Friend and the Saddest Celebrity Betrayals

Ryan Reynolds says a close friend tried to profit off his private family photos. Drew Barrymore, Amanda Bynes and many more famous faces feel his …

Giving Birth in Different Worlds

The photographs in the series “Hundred Times the Difference,” by the photographer Moa Karlberg, capture, in closeup, the faces of women in the final stages of giving birth. Across the images, there is a range of expressions: grit and sensuality, trepidation and expectation, pain and elation. But in …

The 17 most memorable quotes from Yankees legend Yogi Berra

The catcher was a 15-time All Star and 10-time World Series champion, and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1972, according to AFP.<p>He was also well-known for his goofy sayings.<p>Berra might never have said some of the quotes that have been attributed to him for years, but he's remembered for them …

10 New Fall Books That Should Be On Your Nightstand

I can't wait to get my hands on all of these books! From the soul-soothing words of Brene Brown to the historical observations of Margo Jefferson, there's something here for everyone.<p><i>Rising Strong</i> by Brene' Brown -- Getting back up after failing is the theme of Brown's newest book of inspiration. …

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Recipes for self-saucing chocolate pudding and bakewell tart | Ruby Bakes

Do your worktops regularly become a battlefield littered with the carnage of baking? Well, not this time: these recipes for a self-saucing chocolate pud and cheat’s bakewell tart come together in a single bowl. (You decide how many forks ...)<p>I spend almost as much time scrubbing whisks, bowls and …

Dessert

These pictures show what really happens in the background of stylized Instagram shots

Our filter-friendly life is coming under so much scrutiny lately. First, hipster Barbie touched a nerve by parodying all the stereotypes of the Instagram hashtag #liveauthentic. Now, Chompoo Baritone, a Thai photographer based in Bangkok, has published a new series of pictures that reveal all the …

Social Media

Why London’s music scene is still one of the best

When it comes to underground and leftfield dance music, London’s been leading the charge for decades. Deeply embedded into the contemporary sonic landscape is Akinola Davies, a multi-media curator, DJ, promoter, radio host and freelance video producer, who was part of the team that won a MOBO for …

'Open Tree Of Life' Shows How 2.3 Million Earthlings Are Related, From Microbes To Mankind

"This is the first real attempt to connect the dots and put it all together," one researcher said.<p>Researchers from multiple institutions have come together to publish Earth's most complete family tree to date, illustrating the evolutionary relationships between about 2.3 million named species of …

The Lonely Quest for Justice

A year ago, 43 students disappeared in Mexico after they were attacked by the police in the middle of the night, and their relatives are still looking for answers. BuzzFeed News' Karla Zabludovsky tells the story of a year of grief for the Abraján family.<p>TIXTLA, Mexico — Bernabé Abraján’s legs were …

How Scott Walker became an asterisk

From presumed front-runner to quitter, Walker’s fall was fast.<p>Before there was Donald Trump or Ben Carson or Carly Fiorina, there was Scott Walker — a defiant outsider who portrayed himself as the regular-guy champion of the GOP’s burn-the-Beltway base.<p>After a promising start last winter, the …

Rare Access Allows a Photographer to Show Us the People Power of Pope Francis

Picture Stories<p>Picture Stories<p>As I was walking home from work last week, I saw a man wearing a T-shirt that said “I love Pope Francis.” It didn’t surprise me. Ever since he was elected the leader of the Catholic Church in March of 2013, the pope has been capturing the public’s heart and the media’s …

Pope Francis

Wherever You Go, Your Personal Cloud Of Microbes Follows

Remember Pig-Pen? The little kid from Charles Schulz's <i>Peanuts</i> cartoons who walked around in a cloud of dirt? Well, the human body does spew a cloud, but instead of dirt it contains millions of microorganisms.<p>"It turns out that that kid is all of us," says James Meadow, a microbial ecologist who led …

Microbiology

Which Oscar-Winning Actor Has a Crush on Taraji P. Henson’s Empire Character?

Hint: he's 78.<p><b>Taraji P. Henson’s</b> Cookie Lyon is one of the most ferocious characters on television these days. As the reigning ex-con queen of Fox’s <i>Empire</i>, she offers as much in over-the-top animal-print ensembles as she does in bitchy bon mots. And her force-of-nature allure—remember when she beat …

The Journey Home - Trailer 1

Discovering a polar bear cub that has been separated from its mother, Luke knows he has to do something to help. Luke speeds off on a snowmobile, …

‘Seven’ Screenwriter Andrew Kevin Walker Looks Back At What’s Inside The Box, 20 Years Later

Brad Pitt has had a hell of a film career, no one can argue that. After making women swoon as a shirtless thief in <i>Thelma & Louise</i>, he offered a glimpse of his scary side in <i>Kalifornia</i> and then became the world’s hottest vampire when Robert Pattinson was still learning his multiplication tables. Yet …

Vinyl Records

Whitey Bulger And His Associates Are Reportedly Not Fans Of Johnny Depp Or ‘Black Mass’

So you’ve likely read our reviews of <i>Black Mass</i> or have seen the film itself, crafting your own opinion of it. But what about the subject of the film himself? What does James “Whitey” Bulger (and his associates) think of Johnny Depp’s performance as him in the film? They’re not fans, at all.<p>Now …

Johnny Depp

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