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Denver Coffee Shop Hires Homeless Youth, Gives Them Second Chance 'No One Else Would'

Most bosses avoid meddling in their employees' personal lives, but Madison Chandler and Mark Smesrud are different.

They co-founded Purple Door Coffee, a Denver-based nonprofit that employs young people "who have been homeless and want to leave homelessness behind." The shop provides a 52-week …

Homelessness

Taylor Swift Reportedly Bought TaylorSwift.Porn Before Someone Else Got There First

Other top names are taking similar precautions before the .adult and .porn domains are released to the public

To prevent misuse of her name and image by opportunistic purveyors of adult content, Taylor Swift’s publicity team reportedly bought TaylorSwift.porn and TaylorSwift.adult before they became …

Taylor Swift

Jennifer Lawrence to quit X-Men movies after 2016's Apocalypse

Jennifer Lawrence has revealed the upcoming superhero epic X-Men: Apocalypse will mark her final turn in the comic-book series.

Speaking to MTV at the New York premiere of her depression-era drama Serena, the 24-year-old actor confirmed she will depart the role of shape-shifting mutant Mystique once …

Jennifer Lawrence

Groundbreaking Planned for First Wyoming Temple

Salt Lake City | Wednesday, 25 February 2015 00:00:00 -0700 |The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced …

Wyoming

Large underground ocean on Ganymede, Jupiter's largest moon

Hubble Space Telescope has the best evidence yet for an underground saltwater ocean on Ganymede, Jupiter’s largest moon. The subterranean ocean is …

Space

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, out now on DVD & Blu-ray

The unquestioning loyalty of a built-in audience is not necessarily a good thing. Just look at the latter entries of The Twilight Saga, the complacency of which was proof positive that little can do as much to dull the creative instincts of ostensibly talented film-makers as the guarantee of …

The Hunger Games

The 10 ugliest superhero movie costumes ever

Entertaining action sequences and character development are great things to have in a well-made superhero movie, but one especially important aspect of translating this type of property to the big screen is the costume. Many of these characters have existed for more than 50 years on the printed …

Superheroes

Jack Dorsey Credits Journalists With Twitter's Rise

Journalists use Twitter -- a lot. For that, co-founder Jack Dorsey is grateful.

In a storm of tweets, Dorsey celebrated the social network’s ninth birthday on Saturday by thanking the reporters and editors who helped turn the site from a stream of 140-character updates to a river of news and …

Twitter

Kenneth Branagh’s corseted Cinderella fails the Frozen test, say critics

It is perhaps the most famous fairytale of them all, the rags-to-riches story of a persecuted young woman who escapes domestic abuse, thanks to some magic and the love of a royal scion of a conveniently nearby palace. What’s not to like about Cinderella?

But as Kenneth Branagh’s remake of the …

Fairy Tales

SXSW Film Review: Hangman

Don’t be fooled by the found-footage visuals: Hangman is less a jump scare marathon in the Paranormal Activity mold than a slow (slooooooow)-burning …

Hangman

The Biggest Challenges the SXSW Filmmakers Faced

By David Ballard | Indiewire March 20, 2015 at 10:30AM

Interviewing cybercriminals, tracking poachers and getting malaria are just a few of the …

Filmmaking

SXSW: How to Make Something From Nothing, the No-Budget Way

By Debbie Cerda | Indiewire March 20, 2015 at 11:37AM

Veteran indie filmmakers came together at the SXSW Film Festival to discuss and demonstrate how …

Filmmaking

Hero Dog In Chile Saves Pups From Blazing Fire

Don't mess with mami bear — erm, dog.

A fire tore through a forest in Chile over the weekend, and one incredible mommy dog went to incredible lengths to keep her litter of newborn puppies safe from the flames. According to 9News, the hero, since dubbed Negrita, created a shelter for her pooches by …

Dogs

Pixels to challenge Avengers 2 at box office after studio says trailer smashes records

As the followup to the third-highest-grossing movie of all time, upcoming superhero sequel The Avengers: Age of Ultron has been widely tipped to be 2015’s biggest film at the global box office. But it appears Joss Whedon’s comic book epic has an unexpected challenger this summer after Hollywood …

Box Office

Oh hell yes: 'Sharknado 3' gets title and release date

It seems Sharknado 3 has been named after everyone's reaction to the news that there will be yet another film: Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!

The third sharknado of your lifetime will swim onto screens July 22, at 9 p.m., Syfy and The Asylum announced Wednesday.

“We wanted this third title to boldly go where …

Oh Hell

Jimmy Fallon Just Meerkated His Tonight Show Rehearsal and We’ve Got the Video

Jimmy Fallon often invites fans into his 30 Rock studio to watch him rehearse his Tonight Show monologue. But this week he tried something different, …

Jimmy Fallon

Report: Facebook To Turn Messenger Into Its Own Platform

Facebook

'Too Many Cooks' in the 2016 presidential campaign kitchen

It takes a lot to make a stew, and no one knows that better than some of our favorite frontrunners for the 2016 presidential campaign.

CNN is taking Adult Swim's cult sensation to a whole new level with a look at several candidates who are stirring the pot. Check out the video's cast of characters, …

Republicans

Local Anchor Grimaces, Throws Shade, Goes Viral

She’s a skilled and respected general assignment reporter with St. Louis FOX affiliate KTVI, and she’s capable of poppin’ that neck in a minute. How …

Kevin Hart

The Spectacular Irrelevance of Insurgent

This is an article about Insurgent. We’re letting you know because we won’t actually talk about Insurgent much here, but trust that’s definitely what …

Shailene Woodley

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Review: ‘Insurgent’ Brandishes a Tougher Shailene Woodley

Tighter, tougher and every bit as witless as its predecessor, “The Divergent Series: Insurgent” — the second segment in the cycle — arrives with a yawn and ends with a bang. In between, bodies run, leap and fall amid nuzzling lips, blasting bullets and periodic story turns that make the movie a …

Shailene Woodley

Insurgent: A Flashy Mess of a Sequel

The second installment in the film adaptation of the Divergent trilogy is bloated with action and ambition, but mostly loses its way.

“Dark times call for extreme measures.” So declares the phlegmatic leader Jeanine Matthews (Kate Winslet) in the dystopian film Insurgent after ordering a mob of …

Tris

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Touching Moment Deaf 14-Year-Old Hears Dad’s Voice For The First Time

Nintendo mobile games: DeNA aims for 'huge audience like Candy Crush'

Japanese games firm DeNA believes Nintendo’s first smartphone and tablet games have the ability to be as big as mobile hit Candy Crush Saga.

The company, which struck a licensing deal with Nintendo earlier in the week, is working on the first official mobile games based on the latter’s big console …

Nintendo