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25 Habits To Break By Age 25

This year, I celebrated my 25th birthday by eating multiple Magnolia Bakery cupcakes, attending improv class and watching a comedy show with friends. …

5 Clever Movie Schemes You Didn't Realize Were Stupid

People in movies can be pretty dumb, because most movies would be boring if they weren't. How many horror films would end after five minutes if the …

Shania Twain: Pop Stars Shouldn't Be Criticized for Being 'Too Sexy'

Apparently Shania Twain and Katy Perry aren’t on the same page when it comes to being sexy in the public eye.<p>About a week after Perry, 29, said …

Music Videos

Jon Stewart Takes On Toronto’s ‘Hard Drinking Crack Mayor’ Rob Ford

As far as I can tell, there are only two downsides to the whole Rob Ford fiasco:<p>1) The fact that there’s a gigantic buffoon with a serious to very serious substance abuse problem who routinely uses his political influence to attempt to cover up his misdeeds, best evinced by the controversy and …

A New White Person Complaint Every Day!

Kim Kardashian Flaunts Svelte Post-Baby Body in Sexy Instagram Photo

Kim Kardashian has a clear dress code for work: sleek and sexy.<p>The newly engaged reality star, who made waves with a revealing swimsuit selfie last …

Kylie Jenner

Dolly Parton Supports Goddaughter Miley Cyrus: 'Let Her ... Do Her Own Thing'

Not everyone was a fan of Miley Cyrus‘s twerk-fest at the MTV Video Music Awards, nor her risqué “Wrecking Ball” video.<p>But despite her recent …

'Bettie Page Reveals All' Trailer

Nazi art: does Germany have a problem returning art stolen by the Nazis?

The secrecy surrounding the hoard of art found in Munich is an indication of a deep-seated problem in Germany, says Mark Hudson<p>The 20th century wasn’t short of “notorious” artistic events: the riot at the premiere of Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring in 1913, the unveiling of Marcel Duchamp’s Fountain, a …

‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2’ Review: Eminem’s a Great Rapper With Nothing to Say

Expecting Eminem to channel his late-20s self was an impossibly ambitious demand. ‘The Marshall Mathers LP 2’ reminds us the superb rapper is …

Jaimie Alexander Shocks In Sheer Dress With No Underwear At 'Thor: The Dark World' Premiere

All eyes were on Jaimie Alexander when she arrived on the red carpet for the premiere of "Thor: The Dark World" in a <i>totally</i> sheer dress.<p>For the Nov. 4 premiere of the latest "Thor" installment, the 29-year-old actress donned a long-sleeved, floor-length black Azzaro gown. Two completely sheer …

Sallie Krawcheck: Wall Street boss who was glad to be sacked

<b>Sallie Krawcheck used to be the most powerful woman on Wall Street - before two very public sackings at the height of the financial collapse.</b><p>Now the head of women's networking organisation 85 Broads, she says she's grateful she was fired.<p>From 2007-2011, Ms Krawcheck held prominent roles at banks …

Wall Street

Better off renting? The new economics for young adults

The math of home ownership simply doesn't work for some young people.<p>Take a young man we'll call Neil, for example. He's a single, 31-year-old journalist in Toronto who makes a middling five-figure salary, rents a cheap apartment in a nice part of town and has $20,000 parked in a bank account. …

Euro-zone outlook puts pressure on ECB

Waning European growth and inflation will put pressure on the European Central Bank (ECB) to cut interest rates in an effort to keep the fragile recovery intact.<p>The autumn economic update released on Tuesday by the European Commission (EC) showed that the euro-zone economy will return to growth in …

The 25 Richest People On The Planet

This week, Bloomberg Markets Magazine is carrying a thorough update of the team's blood, sweat, and tears — a ranking of the 100 wealthiest people on the planet and what they're worth.<p>Since last December, the top 100 billionaires' net worth has soared from $200 billion to $2.1 trillion. Their …

Bill Gates

16 Prestigious Jobs With Surprisingly Low Pay

In fact, some of the most highly respected professions out there — ones that take years of schooling and help create essential medical products, towering skyscrapers, and academic breakthroughs — don't pay nearly as much as you might imagine.<p>That's especially true when you realize that computer …

Employment

Miss Italia and misogyny banned as state broadcaster cleans up its act

Beaming into the cameras as two middle-aged male presenters placed a silver crown on her impeccably glossy hair, 19-year-old Giulia Arena looked delighted to have emerged victorious from the 2013 Miss Italia contest. To the emotive strains of Over The Rainbow, and with the massed ranks of failed …

'Missing' Pussy Riot prisoner Nadezhda Tolokonnikova 'being taken to Siberia'

Russian authorities have said that Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, the imprisoned Pussy Riot protester who has 'gone missing', is en transit to another jail - possibly a Siberian prison colony<p>Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, the jailed Pussy Riot activist, has not been heard from by her friends and family for two …

China Discovers That Pollution Makes It Really Hard to Spy on People

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Gasping for oxygen in the noxious air that so often enshrouds northern China is never pleasant. What …

Brazil Admits It Has Spied On U.S. Diplomats

When a Brazilian newspaper published a report that the U.S. had spied on Brazilian President Dilma Rouseff, the country complained bitterly. Rouseff even postponed a state visit with President Obama.<p>On Monday, the Brazilian paper <i>Folha de S. Paulo</i> published a report that revealed a government …