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Ford Dropping Microsoft-Based Infotainment, Will Adopt BlackBerry Unit for Next-Gen Sync System

If you’ve ever driven a new Ford and found the touch-screen display a bit buggy—or watched it black out all of your major controls—you’ll understand Ford’s decision to scrap Microsoft from future models. According to <i>Bloomberg</i>, Ford will instead partner with Blackberry subsidiary QNX for its …

General Motors

12 Years a Slave 'could be a game changer for black directors'

Oscar academy's first black president says movie could help loosen white dominance<p>As the deadline for voting in the Academy Awards approaches this week, Tinseltown's elite could yet make movie history. If British director Steve McQueen's <i>12 Years a Slave</i> is named best picture, it will be the first …

19 Totally Forgotten Celebrity Couples Of The '00s

Sure, everyone remembers Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears, and Bennifer, but what about Wilmer Valderrama and Mandy Moore?<p>The two reportedly dated in 2000, although neither have ever confirmed the relationship.

Scarlett Johansson

France's ex-first lady 'fell off skyscraper' on hearing of affair | Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - The former first lady of France, Valerie Trierweiler, said she felt as if she had plunged from a skyscraper when President Francois Hollande told her of his affair with an actress.<p>Valerie Trierweiler, former companion of French President Francois Hollande, arrives at the …

Justin Bieber Arrested for Second Time in One Week

After his arrest last week for allegedly drag racing and driving under the influence in Miami (which gifted us with a creepily Cyrus-ian mugshot), Bieber showed up at a Toronto police station on Wednesday to turn himself in—but for an unrelated incident, as he was responding to the charge that he …

23 Things I Learned About Cable News By Hanging Out With CNN At State Of The Union

The Lead's Jake Tapper got meta with me at the biggest annual event on the political calendar.

Jake Tapper

Cathy McMorris-Rodgers says she “absolutely” supports equal pay laws (she just won’t vote for them)

“Yes. Yes. Absolutely. Republicans and I support equal pay for equal work,” says McMorris-Rodgers<p>One of President Obama's biggest applause lines during his State of the Union address was about addressing the gender wage gap through stronger policies to ensure equal pay for equal work. (The "Mad …