Andrea James Alido

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McCain To Lead Delegation To Ukraine

The Arizona senator is returning to Kiev for the second time since the crisis erupted, just days ahead of a referendum on the future of the Ukrainian …

Losing Faith: 21 Percent Say Religion 'Not That Important'

One in five Americans say religion does not play an important role in their lives, a new NBC/WSJ journal poll shows – the highest percentage since the poll began asking participants about their focus on faith in 1997.<p>Twenty one percent of respondents said that religion is “not that important” to …

Christianity

Dead Indian guru frozen by devotees

Ashutosh Maharaj's followers believe he is in a state of deep meditation and will return to life<p>Devotees of a dead guru in India have said they put his body in a freezer to preserve him as they believe he will return to life to lead them.<p>Ashutosh Maharaj was declared dead by authorities in Punjab …

Mark Zuckerberg: I Called Obama Over NSA Spying

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg wrote in a post to the social network Thursday that he called President Obama in exasperation at the threat he believes …

#TheLIST: The 10 Haircuts You'll See Everywhere This Spring

It doesn't matter if you have waves, curls, or straight hair—just get ready to screenshot. These are the trending spring and summer haircuts to show your stylist at your next appointment.<p>It doesn't matter if you have waves, curls, or straight hair—just get ready to screenshot. These are the …

Emma Watson on Returning to Acting and Having a Life Outside of Her Career

The actress and ELLE April cover star is backsmarter, stronger, and ready to prove herself.<p>She survived the child-actor maelstrom and, instead of taking a quick trip to grown-up stardom, decided to spend a few years in development (at Brown, no less). Now Emma Watson is back—smarter, stronger, and …

Frozen lambasted as pro-gay propaganda by Christian pastor

Disney animation accused of indoctrinating five-year-olds into lesbianism and bestiality on Colorado-based Christian radio show<p>• Disney's Frozen might be the most Christian movie lately<p>Frozen, the Oscar-winning Disney cartoon adapted from Hans Christian Andersen, is a vehicle for pro-gay propaganda …

How Russell Crowe's Noah united two religions – against it

Some Muslims don't wan't to see Darren Aronofsky's new movie because Crowe plays Noah, a sacred figure in Islam. And it turns out that Christians aren't too keen on watching it either<p><b>Name:</b> Noah.<p><b>Age:</b> Minus two weeks.<p><b>Appearance:</b> That depends. There are about seven different versions.<p><b>I'm confused. I</b> …

Sexy and social: why Manila is the selfiest city in the world

A study of Instagram pictures has identified the Philippines capital as the city where the most 'selfies' are taken – which is no surprise if you know the place, says one resident expert<p>We're No 1! We're No 1! We're ... oh wait ... what? That's right folks, according to research released today by …

The Flight of the Birdman: Flappy Bird Creator Dong Nguyen Speaks Out

Last April, Dong Nguyen, a quiet 28-year-old who lived with his parents in Hanoi, Vietnam, and had a day job programming location devices for taxis, …

Angry Birds

Malaysia Jet Mystery Deepens

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Malaysia

Daft Punk, Jay Z Team Up for Previously Unreleased 'Computerized'

A previously unreleased collaboration between Daft Punk and Jay Z, titled "Computerized," has surfaced online via a Daft Punk fan site. A person who …

Daft Punk

Fleetwood Mac and the Rolling Stones earn more than One Direction in the US

The two 70s bands break into the top ten for US earnings in 2013<p>Fleetwood Mac and the Rolling Stones are the only British bands to break into the top ten of an annual list ranking recording artists by their US earnings for 2013, earning more than younger superstars One Direction.<p>The list, compiled …

Music

15 Songs You Didn't Know Were About Drugs

Under-the-influence tracks from Talking Heads to Third Eye Blind<p>15<p>By<p>One version of rock history could be told by the many songs that have been …

Music

Jack White to Appear on Neil Young's A Letter Home

Neil Young's been plenty busy recently. During his press circuit surrounding the Kickstarter launch of Pono, he talked to <i>Billboard</i> about a few forthcoming projects, including his forthcoming Third Man Records LP <i>A Letter Home</i>.<p>The album, "likely" due in the spring, will include two songs that feature …

Jimmy Page to Receive Honorary Doctorate From Berklee College of Music

Following this morning's reissue announcement, there's more big Led Zeppelin news today.<p>Most of Jimmy Page's dreams and fantasies were probably …

Music

Oasis Exhibit Featuring Rare Photos, Artifacts to Open in London

Oasis will be the subject of a new exhibit with rare photographs, artifacts and other memorabilia going on display in London ahead of the reissue of …

Liam Gallagher

Flashback: The Smiths Play Their Last-Ever Gig

Just four years after they first began gigging in clubs around England, the Smiths took the stage for the last time at an Artists Against Apartheid …

Music

Gene Simmons Once Had to Talk Eddie Van Halen Out of Joining Kiss

"You’re not going to be happy in Kiss," Simmons told the guitarist in the early Eighties<p>Gene Simmons once had to talk Eddie Van Halen out of leaving …

Music

SXSW 2014: Rolling Stone's Best Live Photos

Up close and in the pit everywhere from BBQs to booze cruises at Austin's big event<p>127<p>Skrillex hangs out backstage after his performance at the Main …

Texas

Some Beautiful Genius Made a Whole Song Out of Jeff Goldblum's Weird Jurassic Park Laugh

Remember that scene in <i>Jurassic Park</i> when Jeff Goldblum emits a bizarre, vaguely maniacal laugh-snicker-chortle hybrid? (If you need a refresher, here …

Band Crush: Shura

You know that feeling that comes when you discover new music? It's basically the best one ever. Regardless of how old you are or what you do--nothing …

Music Videos

14 New Music Acts To Watch Out For At SXSW

Read on for verbal and visual introductions from the artists themselves, and check back in the next few days to find out more about the influences behind their very diverse sounds.<p><b>The sound:</b> See the picture at left. <b><br>THE song:</b> "Not for Long," from the band's upcoming sophomore album <i>The Way and Color.</i></b> …

That Time Matthew McConaughey Lost A Lawsuit Because He Was Too Handsome

Ever since the Oscars, it seems like everyone suddenly cares about the Matthew McConaughey stories that only McConaughey scholars like myself used to care about. I won’t complain about you Matty Come Latelies, I’m just glad we’re all here now. McConaughey is one of cinema’s most interesting …

STAR WARS: EPISODE VII - 5 Actors Up for Lead Role

'Star Wars: Episode VII': Meet the Actors Vying for the Lead Role

A galaxy far, far away is still looking for a hero to wield a lightsaber against the forces of evil.<p>It might be one of the five actors that Variety reports is up for the lead role in "Star Wars: Episode VII." They are:<p>Ed Speleers (Jimmy from "Downton Abbey")<br>• John Boyega ("Attack the Block")<br>• Jesse …