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Democratic Party Alleges Trump-Russia Conspiracy in New Lawsuit

The Democratic National Committee opened a surprise legal assault on President Trump on Friday, filing a lawsuit in federal court alleging that the organization was the victim of a conspiracy by Russian officials, the Trump campaign and WikiLeaks to damage Hillary Clinton’s presidential run.<p>The …

Donald Trump

Fila Is Relaunching Its Classic 'Mindblower' Sneaker With 47 Different Collaborations

The brand teamed up with a slew international influencers, brands, retailers, and tastemakers.<p>The Mindblower sneaker made its debut more than 20 years ago and caught eyes with its chunky shape and warped, asymmetrical logo. That was back in 1995, but as the cyclical nature of fashion would have it, …

Shoes

What About “The Breakfast Club”?

Revisiting the movies of my youth in the age of #MeToo.<p>Earlier this year, the Criterion Collection, which is “dedicated to gathering the greatest films from around the world,” released a restored version of “The Breakfast Club,” a film written and directed by John Hughes that I acted in, more than …

Sexual Harassment

20 Excellent Ways to Upgrade Your Wardrobe on the Cheap This Weekend

Whether you're in need of a fresh pair of white jeans, could use a pair of boots that aren't caked with salt stains, or finally want to try the tropical-print shirt look, there's a whole lot of style goodness on markdown right now. We did the digging for you to make the process painless.

Men's Fashion

From the archive: Dr. King Is Slain in Memphis; Troops Ordered Into City

<i>[Editor’s Note: This is the original story published by The Washington Post about the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.]</i><p>MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 4 — The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was shot and killed by a sniper today when he strolled alone onto the balcony of his hotel.<p>Gov. Buford …

Law Enforcement

John Oliver Slams "Cult" Sinclair for Anti-Media Segments

The 'Last Week Tonight' host returned to focus on the company after a video showing dozens of local newsrooms parroting "pro-Trump propaganda" went …

Sinclair Broadcast Group

Golden Globes Up for Grabs as NBC's Exclusive Negotiating Window Ends

The HFPA and Dick Clark Productions are now fielding offers from other parties.<p>The Golden Globes are officially up for grabs, with NBC's exclusive …

Golden Globes

Hollywood rolls out the red carpet for Saudi Arabia's crown prince, hoping to cash in on a new market

Mohammed bin Salman, the 32-year-old crown prince of Saudi Arabia, is sure to be treated like a movie star when his tour of the United States comes to Los Angeles this week.<p>The royal heir apparent, who learned English by watching films as a child, is expected to dine at producer Brian Grazer's …

Saudi Arabia

Lindsay Lohan's lawsuit against Grand Theft Auto 5 unanimously rejected

Lindsay Lohan’s attempt to sue the makers of <i>Grand Theft Auto 5</i> for a character seemingly parodying her has been squashed at the state level.<p>On …

Grand Theft Auto

Ryan Reynolds Responds to Blake Lively Marriage Rumors: 'I Could Use a Little Me Time'

Ryan Reynolds is spending plenty of time with his wife Blake Lively, despite what tabloids might say. In fact, maybe <i>too</i> much!<p>The 41-year-old <i>Deadpool</i> …

Emily Blunt

Rishi Manchanda: What makes us get sick? Look upstream.

YouTube

Facebook plans crackdown on ad targeting by email without consent

Facebook is scrambling to add safeguards against abuse of user data as it reels from backlash over the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Now TechCrunch has learned Facebook will launch a certification tool that demands that marketers guarantee email addresses used for ad targeting were rightfully …

Privacy

Trump renews attack on Amazon, calling its shipping deal with Postal Service a 'scam' that must end

President Trump lit into Amazon.com Inc. for the second time in three days with a pair of Twitter messages that said the U.S. Postal Service was losing money shipping packaging for the online retailer — "This Postal Scam must stop. Amazon must pay real costs (and taxes) now!" he said.<p>The president, …

Enterprise Tech

Facebook and the endless string of worst-case scenarios

Facebook has naively put its faith in humanity and repeatedly been abused, exploited, and proven either negligent or complicit. The company routinely ignores or downplays the worst-case scenarios, idealistically building products without the necessary safeguards, and then drags its feet to admit …

Internet

Andrew McCabe might have one last trick he could use to save his estimated $60,000-a-year pension

When Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe late Friday night, the 22-year intelligence veteran lost his pension two days before he was set to retire.<p>Many lawmakers saw the Trump administration's act as callous, and now four Democratic members of the House of …

Donald Trump

When You Give a Tree an Email Address

The city of Melbourne assigned trees email addresses so citizens could report problems. Instead, people wrote thousands of love letters to their favorite trees.<p>“My dearest Ulmus,” the message began.<p>“As I was leaving St. Mary’s College today I was struck, not by a branch, but by your radiant beauty. …

Time I

The National School Walkout, explained

Students around the country are uniting to call for changes in gun policy.<p>This week marks the first national test of teenage activism against gun violence.<p>Students across the country are walking out of class at 10 am local time on Wednesday, March 14, for theNational Student Walkout to honor the …

Guns

50 Cent Goes Savage On Rick Ross By Channeling 'Rocky IV'

Some rivalries are so brutal you really couldn't care whether your nemesis lives or dies. And 50 Cent's rap rivalry with Rick Ross is clearly one of …

Fans Apparently Started a Straight-Up Riot Outside Off-White's Paris Fashion Week Show

The well-earned hype that continues to build around Off-White caused a straight-up riot in Paris Thursday.<p>The <i>Hollywood Reporter</i> described the vibe as …

Hollywood Men Sign Open Letter Acknowleding 'Special Responsibility' to Combat Sexual Abuse

The #MeToo movement has swept much of Hollywood, and while it’s both necessary and powerful that women feel comfortable enough to speak out about …

Snoop Dogg Suggests Larger Police Presence and Metal Detectors to Help Prevent School Shootings

Snoop Dogg has weighed in on the gun debate discussion, and it shouldn’t be of any surprise, but he’s more level-headed and rational than the …

Brockhampton Invite Fan on Stage to Cover Alicia Keys' "If I Ain't Got You"

One of our favorite things about Brockhampton is how they engage with their fans. For years, they've been doing experiments with their followers, …

Four People Get Indicted After Getting $4.7 Million in Bitcoins for Selling Fake IDs

The bitcoin craze may be racking in major coinage for some (like 50 Cent, maybe), but at least four people are paying for allegedly using …

MSNBC Anchor Quotes Mobb Deep While Dissing President Trump

MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent Ari Melber used a quote from Mobb Deep’s famed 1995 cut “Shook Ones Part II” to insult President Donald Trump on …

Trump Allegedly Lied About Freeing LiAngelo Ball and UCLA Teammates in Shoplifting Case

In a not-so-shocking development linking the sports and political spheres, reports are surfacing that President Donald Trump overstated his role in …

Stephen Colbert Went to Capitol Hill to Fight “Dueling Memos” With His Own

Mark Warner has a pretty good poker face.<p>Frustrated by Capitol Hill’s seeming inability to release any actual information regarding the Russia investigation, <b>Stephen Colbert</b> decided to take the matter into his own hands. The comedian began a Friday night <i>Late Show</i> segment with a short explainer on …

Did You Hear ...? Ryan Seacrest protests, street artists express and more from the week in entertainment

A celebrity and his accuser threw down, an Oscar tradition hit the streets, a theater picked its plays, a scandal just kept giving and a superstar didn't need no stinkin' pet store: Here's all that news and more from this week in entertainment.<p>Ryan Seacrest is the real victim here — unless he’s …

Elton John tells overeager fan to ‘f–k off’ before leaving stage

Elton John stormed off stage during his Thursday night show in Las Vegas.<p>In a video obtained by TMZ, the singer was performing “Saturday Night’s …

#OscarsSoWhite Is Still Relevant This Year

April Reign, who coined the hashtag three years ago, says there’s still work to be done to get Hollywood to realize diversity sells.<p>One January morning in 2015, as I watched that year’s Oscar nominations announced without a single person of color in any of the lead- or supporting-actor categories, …