Wendy Szczotka

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Angelina Jolie Discusses Her Decision to Remove Her Ovaries in New York Times Op-Ed

About two years ago, <b>Angelina Jolie</b> wrote an op-ed in <i>The New York Times</i> explaining that she had recently undergone a preventive double mastectomy, to reduce her risk of cancer, after she found out she carries a BRCA1 gene mutation, increasing her chances of getting breast and ovarian cancer (Jolie’s …

Angelina Jolie

This video screen grab shows a TransAsia ATR 72-600 turboprop plane clipping an elevated motorway and hitting a taxi before crashing into the Keelung river outside Taiwan's capital, Taipei on Feb. 4, 2015. At least 23 people were killed and many more injured. Image provided by TVBS Taiwan/AFP/@gettyimages. See more on time.com/photography

17 Celebrity Couples You Had No Idea Dated

Mind-blowing matchmaking from Hollywood days past.<p>Some couples just fit — Bey and Jay, Heidi and Spencer. No, really. But more often than not, celebrity relationships are more flash-in-the-pan than built-to-last.<p>Even by those low standards, there are some Hollywood pairings so brief or unexpected …

According to Mila Kunis, Ashton Kutcher "Is an Incredible Father"

Mila Kunis looked absolutely stunning at the L.A. premiere of her new film <i>Jupiter Ascending</i> this week, but the actress was desperately missing …

Kylie Jenner's Blonde Bombshell Makeover Will Make You Do a Double Take

Do blondes have more fun? Well, Kylie Jenner can answer that now. Yesterday, the 17-year-old shared an Instagram snap of herself with a completely …

Super Bowl Entertainment: In Pictures

The Boy Next Door

We gave it a <b>C+</b><p>Oh, to have Jennifer Lopez as your high school English teacher: a lipglossed goddess who waxes rhapsodic over Homer’s <i>Odyssey</i>, bakes …

Chocolate Chip Cookies

Freed German hostage calls Boko Haram captivity 'total darkness'

<b>Yaounde, Cameroon (CNN) —</b> Cameroonian troops and their allies have freed a German man who was held for six months by Islamist terror group Boko Haram, Cameroonian President Paul Biya said.<p>Boko Haram kidnapped German citizen Robert Nitsch Eberhard in Nigeria in July, Biya said in a statement read …

Trans Teen Leelah Alcorn's Funeral Moved After Her Family Started Receiving Threats

Her mother still refuses to refer to her as a woman.<p>The location of the funeral for Leelah Alcorn, the trans teen who committed suicide last week, was moved to a private location after her family began receiving threats, presumably as a result of their lack of support for her transition, though no …

It's Been 10 Years Since Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt Split. Can She Live?

Everyone stop bringing up her marital status.<p>It's been a full decade since Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt announced their split on Jan. 7, 2005. Since then, reporters have mostly allowed Pitt to move on and raise a brood of kids with Angelina Jolie without too much media attention paid to his …

10 Ways You're Doing Planks Wrong

Mess it up, and you'll miss out on the full-body benefits.<p>Planks are just about the simplest exercise ever. With correct form, you can work your abs, obliques, shoulders, back, chest, hips, and butt. And you don't even have to move.<p>"It's not about how long you can hold a plank, but how long you can …

Teresa Giudice Now in Prison

The New Jersey housewife began her 15-month sentence for fraud.<p>Teresa Giudice is officially in prison. Following her conviction for fraud last fall, the Real Housewife of New Jersey turned herself in to authorities at the Federal Correctional Institution in Danbury, Connecticut, at 3 a.m. on Monday …

11 Movies to Watch Out for in 2015

The non-blockbuster must-see features of the year.<p><b>Hey, did you know that a brand-new Star Wars film</b> is coming out in December? And an <i>Avengers</i> sequel is on the way in May? And yet another <i>Jurassic Park</i> adventure arrives in June? Oh, wait—of course you did, because even at this early stage of 2015, …

Cook More this Year -- 28 Easy Crock Pot Recipes for Busy Lives

2015 is here and resolutions are flying right and left. Lose weight, save money, get fit. All are lofty yet understandable goals. Unfortunately, many won't last past the first half of January. Instead of joining the fray, why not make a goal that you can actually stick to? Decide to cook more for …

49 Detox Recipes (That Actually Contain Food)

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

Healthy Eating