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Michelle Obama delivers a passionate defense of Hillary Clinton

Michelle Obama publicly endorsed Hillary Clinton for the first time during a primetime address in Philadelphia, giving her full support to her husband’s former secretary of state.<p>The first lady, who is one of the most popular political figures in the Democratic Party, said “in this election — I’m …

Michelle Obama

T.I. Says if He Did What Donald Trump's Doing, 'I Would Be Called a Common Thug'

Of the many celebrities who have weighed in on the presidential election, rapper-actor Tip “T.I.” Harris has been one of the most outspoken. In …

6 Ways To Reduce Body Fat While Increasing Muscle

Bodybuilding and fitness articles geared toward men often say you need to bulk up when you want to increase muscle tissue. But many women have no …

Why the Typical Coffee Drinker Will Hate Starbucks' New Reward System

Bad news if you only buy one coffee at a time.<p>Starbucks has announced that its changing the way it does rewards, and the net result to many customers …

Room In Here feat. The Game & Sonyae Elise

A Glaring ‘Home Alone’ Plot Hole Has Finally Been Explained, 25 Years Later

Twenty-five years after <i>Home Alone</i> hit theaters, the world has managed to get hung up on a stand-out plot hole in the movie. Or rather, the Internet grew fixated upon finding a solution, which is nice timing for the anniversary. Redditors revved up a thread for movies with unanswered questions, and …

Movies
Nutrition

Lauren Conrad Bans the Word 'Skinny' From Her Website

Colin Anderson—Blend Images/Corbis<p>Getty Images<p>Matt Hogan/www.mphoganphoto.com<p>Jim Wilson—The New York Times/Redux<p>Getty Images<p>Celin Serbo—Aurora …

Unrealistic Fashion and Style Things From Sex and the City

While the <i>Glamour</i> staff loves <i>Sex and the City</i> as much as the next girl, we're constantly chatting about characters' outfits that made us want to throw the remote (like bra tops and hot pants on a cold fall day). Carrie and crew had some of TV's best fashion moments, but that still won't stop the …

19 Books To Read If You Loved The "Harry Potter" Series

Maybe you'll never find a book better than Harry Potter, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy reading other novels about magic, friendship, and adventure.

Parenting

10 Simple Qualities That Can Help You Achieve Professional Success and Satisfaction in Life

Psychologist, Author, Speaker<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The two biggest things people search for are simple: the desire to be happy and the desire to feel satisfied with life. To attain these goals and to achieve great satisfaction and personal satisfaction in your …

Self-improvement

Are you depressed? Find out in 90 seconds

Are you satisfied with your life?<p>That's one of 20 questions from a test that can evaluate whether a person is depressed in under two minutes.<p>The Germanwings crash has brought renewed focus to mental health issues, and a test like this, officially called the BHM-20, is a relatively new way to …

CNN

Google accused of using 'unfair and deceptive' ads on YouTube Kids

Consumer watchdog groups have filed a complaint to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), accusing Google of blurring the line between ads and original content in its YouTube Kids app. The complaint alleges that Google has broken a number of broadcasting rules, including mixing "commercial and other …

My Little Pony

Weight Watchers, Jenny Craig most reliable for weight loss, study says

Dieters looking to maximize their chances for long-term weight loss should consider trying Jenny Craig or Weight Watchers, according to a new review of clinical trials.<p>People who used the Jenny Craig program lost 4.9% more weight after one year than their counterparts, who only got dieting …

Fitness

Why We Like Food That Makes Noise

The crunch of a chip, the snap of a carrot, or the fizz of a freshly opened beverage may greatly influence just how good we think those foods taste, …

'Pretty Woman': 25 Things You Didn't Know About the Julia Roberts Classic

No one expected much from "Pretty Woman" when they were making it. It was a modestly-budgeted romantic comedy whose stars were Richard Gere (then in the depths of a career slump) and Eric Roberts's kid sister. But when the movie was released, 25 years ago this week (on March 23, 1990), the project …

Michelle Pfeiffer

How your face betrays your personality and health

We are more than just a pretty face. It turns out the shape, size and even colour of our looks can relay some very important information about our personalities, health and sexuality. David Robson investigates.<p>You might expect a great philosopher to look past our surface into the depths of the soul …

Psychology

Are you ‘over-connected’?

Wander the city in 2015 and all you’ll see is people staring at screens or talking on handsets. Is it changing who we are? Tom Chatfield weighs up the arguments.<p>A group of people wait by a monument, unaware of each other’s existence. A woman strides open-mouthed down a busy street, holding one hand …

Mind

Can This Small Publisher’s Radiohead-Style Plan Change the Way Books Are Sold?

With the release poet Noah Eli Gordon’s <i>The Word Kingdom in the Word Kingdom</i>, Brooklyn Arts Press is attempting something rare in small publishing — …

Why you really do get that from your father

We may look like our mothers but our genes have more in common with the paternal line, study finds<p>It is good news for put-upon husbands who fear their wife will turn out like their mother-in-law: scientists say that, genetically, we are more like our fathers.<p>A study has found that although we might …

Genetics

What could kill Obamacare

Republicans have tried to kill Obamacare more than 50 times. But the Supreme Court couldactually do it with a single ruling.<p>Justices will hear arguments Wednesday on whether most Obamacare enrollees can keep their subsidies.<p>A ruling against the Obama administration could send Obamacare into a death …

Health Care

Review: Focus: Can Will Smith Do Cary Grant?

Columbia Pictures/Getty Images<p>Silver Screen Collection/Archive Photos/Getty Images<p>Columbia Pictures/Getty Images<p>Popperfoto/Getty Images<p>Archive …

56 Ways to Start Losing Weight Today

Consider it your ultimate weight-loss guide.<p><i>This article was republished with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight isn't easy, and whoever tells you differently is lying. It takes commitment, hard work, and for many, a complete lifestyle makeover. But these 56 techniques will make losing …

Our Favorite 'Back of the Package' Recipes, From Cookies to Meatloaf

Some of our favorite recipes come from the backs of ingredient packages. From cookies to meatloaf, here are our staff's and reader's picks.<p></head>It's no secret that we like to riff on recipes. Case in point: These cookies with big chunks of bittersweet chocolate and flakes of sea salt turn a …

Dessert

Creative Couple Eats Perfectly Symmetrical Breakfasts Every Morning

Every morning, Michael Zee and Mark van Beek eat matching breakfasts, and they've cooked up a beautifully symmetrical Instagram account based on the meals. Zee is the chef and photographer who arranges the dishes and snaps daily, high-angle photos for his account, @symmetrybreakfast.<p>Some of the …

Breakfast

Todd Snyder Fall-Winter 2015 Men's Collection

Pinterest bans all affiliate links, asks power users to monetize in other ways

<i>Updated 12:07 a.m. with more details from Pinterest.</i><p>As Pinterest’s monetization plans materialize, the social network is pulling the plug on affiliate networks.<p>Pinterest warned select “power pinners” this evening that it will now “automatically remove all affiliate links, redirects and trackers on …

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