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So This Happened Last Night: Beyoncé is a Mermaid Dream in Sparkly Green Vrettos Vrettakos Gown

Is this the cutest photo of J and Bey, ever?<p>Beyonce Tumblr<p>Beyonce took to the stage Wednesday night to perform at the Brit Awards in a stunning floor length Vrettos Vrettakos gown, which kind of reminded us of <i>The Little Mermaid</i>.<p>The star performed her hit "XO" for the first time on live television, …

BRIT Awards

How Lupita Nyong’o won Oscar season

The “12 Years a Slave” actress is the year’s breakout star — but she deserves even more great roles<p>Even when Oscar season is longer than usual -- when, as this year, the awards themselves are pushed back to March to accommodate the Olympics -- it's fairly short in the grand scheme of things. For …

Boy George Walks The Red Carpet With Bruise–Like Makeup, Says He's A 'Fashion Victim'

Boy George likes to cause a stir and that was especially true as he walked the red carpet at Wednesday night's Brit Awards (Feb. 19). The singer appeared beaten and battered as he posed for photos, but not due to any actual injury.<p>In fact, the Culture Club star's injury was completely intentional. …

Zimbabwe's Mugabe turns 90

HARARE (Reuters) - Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe turned 90 on Friday, far from home on a medical trip that has intensified concerns about his health and stoked a simmering succession battle in a country under his thumb for more than three decades.<p>Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe attends the …

Michelle Obama: Malia and Sasha “Want Nothing to Do with Us”

The First Lady and new <i>Tonight Show</i> host Jimmy Fallon have established themselves as a winning content-generating duo, having collaborated on the “Evolution of Mom-Dancing” clip, about a year ago, which has accrued more than 17 million YouTube views at this point. Michelle Obama returned to pay …

Nicki Minaj's former stylist seeks $30 million in wig dispute

ATLANTA (Reuters) - A celebrity hair stylist has accused rapper and former “American Idol” judge Nicki Minaj of stealing his designs for the colorful wigs that helped boost her career, according to a federal lawsuit filed on Friday seeking $30 million in compensation.<p>Nicki Minaj rides her 2014 …

Movie academy's 1st black chief sees films building diversity

BEVERLY HILLS, California (Reuters) - When Cheryl Boone Isaacs presides over the Oscars on March 2, her mere presence will convey a statement on diversity in Hollywood as the first African-American president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences and its third woman in its 86 …

All 5 Parts of the Beyoncé Documentary are Here, Hooray! (VIDEOS)

Trying to breathe. Not succeeding.<p>The time has finally come, ladies and gents! All five parts of Beyoncé's short documentary have dropped on her YouTube channel and we're pretty sure 75 percent of the views they've racked up are from us watching on repeat. Each video is better than the last, …

Documentaries

A Dozen Ways to Wear Color Block… On Your Nails!

There doesn’t ever need to be a reason to brighten up your nail color palette, but achieving a kick-a color block mani is totally one of them. If you ask us, this geometric nail art benefits from a range of vibrant colors (you know us, the bolder the better!). So grab your nail striping tape: it’s …

Obama calls out New Jersey Governor Christie in fight for minimum wage hike

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Friday singled out New Jersey’s embattled Republican Governor Chris Christie for criticism for balking at a push to raise the minimum wage, a move favored by most Americans.<p>During a meeting with top advisors and a group of 14 Democratic governors at …

White House welcomes end of violence, other weekend developments in Ukraine

The White House said Saturday that unfolding events this weekend in the Ukraine -- including a end to violence and the country’s parliament declaring President Yanukovych unable to carry out constitutional duties -- are moving the country in the right direction.<p>“We have consistently advocated a …

Kerry sees Russia, China agreeing on UN resolution on Syria as possible turning point

Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday hailed the U.N. Security Council uniting for the first time on a resolution regarding Syria's humanitarian crisis, calling it a potential “hinge-point” in ending that country’s deadly, 3-year-long civil war.<p>The agreement calls for Syrian President Bashar …

Christie doesn't meet press in D.C.

For governors descending on Washington for the National Governors Association winter meeting this weekend, it was a chance to promote their work in the states, made the media rounds and talk up their respective parties’ chances in elections this fall.<p>For Republican Governors Association Chairman …

SeaTac: the small US town that sparked a new movement against low wages

Until the turn of the year, few Americans had much reason to have heard of SeaTac, a small community just outside Seattle. Those aware of the town's existence knew it as a place that exists to serve the city's bustling Seattle–Tacoma international airport. But SeaTac is now firmly on the map.<p>Recent …

The American right focuses on poverty, not inequality, to avoid blame

Barack Obama calls inequality the "defining challenge of our era". Polls show that a majority of Americans now believe that inequality has grown over the past decade and favour tax increases on the wealthy to help the poor. The non-partisan Pew Research Centre recently found that six out of 10 …

A Winter Fruit Cobbler that Can't Not Succeed

This pear and dried cherry cobbler from Dan Kluger is a sweet brunch special you can't mess up.<p>When you hear the word "proofing," do you think theorems, axioms, mathematical deduction? Are rolling pins most useful as a tool for chasing after irritating spouses? Is a <i>bain-marie</i> something that best …

41 Salmon Recipes for All Your Roasting, Grilling, and Pan-Searing Needs

Salmon just never seems to get old. Here are our best easy salmon recipes to make with our favorite weeknight dinner protein.<p>We love salmon for a million reasons, but #1 is definitely salmon's versatility. Whether grilled, roasted, pan-seared, or smoked, this weeknight dinner all-star never gets …

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Ciao, Milano: Fall 2014 Street Style

On the third city of a Fall 2014 fashion tour, Diego Zuko snaps the "donne" in Milano.<p>On the third city of a Fall 2014 fashion tour, Diego Zuko snaps the "donne" in Milano.

Street Style

Make this: Avocado toast

I've never been a fan of sweet breakfast options. If given a choice, I almost always choose bacon, eggs, and toast over pancakes. Since I had very …

At Bottega Veneta, Juxtaposition of Colour And a Study in Movement

Thomas Maier's energetic juxtaposition of colour had great graphic effect, underlining the inherent movement of his fabrics. This was a self-assured …

10 Green Frocks for a Stylish St. Paddy’s (All Under $100!)

Real talk: We love pretty much any excuse to dress on theme, but certain holidays don’t exactly call for ball gowns or costumes. They call for something right in the middle — the perfect party dress. Leave that green Guinness t-shirt at home and step up your St. Paddy’s Day style game with one of …