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New-look Gucci is talk of the town as Milan’s catwalk gets a makeover

Italian fashion has a reputation for being somewhat staid and conservative, but this year it’s taking a walk on the wild side

Stars and Surprises at the Emmys: Pictures

How The Turtle Got Its Shell

The fossilized remains of a bizarre-looking reptile are giving scientists new insights into how turtles got their distinctive shells.<p>Some 240 million years ago, this early turtle-like creature lived in a large lake, in a fairly warm, subtropical climate. But it didn't have the kind of shell modern …

As American As Iced Tea: A Brief, Sometimes Boozy History

You'd be forgiven for not knowing this, but Wednesday is National Iced Tea Day. And while it's only an unofficial food holiday, it makes sense that Americans would set aside a day to celebrate this favorite summertime sip: We popularized it.<p>Tea itself, of course, has been consumed in America since …

Calvin And Hobbes embodied the voice of the lonely child

There is a mythic <i>Calvin And Hobbes</i> strip that’s been bouncing around the internet for years. No one’s quite sure where it came from or who’s …

Calvin and Hobbes

What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Neuroscience

Yahoo!

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How the World’s Oldest People Live So Long

At 118, the world’s oldest woman says her secret is eating, sleeping, and relaxing. Sounds good to us!<p>How do you live to be 109 years old? Exercise, …

'Run All Night’ — another strong Neeson action thriller

This is probably sad, but somehow it doesn’t feel sad: The most consistently satisfying thing in the American cinema right now is the Liam Neeson action movie. With “Taken,” released in January 2009, the right formula met the right actor, and ever since, it has been a delight watching Neeson play …

Cinderella - Trailer 1

Cate Blanchett and Lily James star in this new vision of the Cinderella tale from director Kenneth Branagh.

Run All Night - Clip - This Guy Won't Quit

An aging hitman is forced to take on his brutal former boss to protect his estranged son and his family.

It Follows - Trailer 1

After a strange sexual encounter, a teenager finds herself haunted by nightmarish visions and the inescapable sense that something is after her.

Home Sweet Hell - Trailer 1

When Mona and Don’s seemingly perfect suburban bliss is disrupted by a sexy extortionist, Mona will stop at nothing, including killing the …

The Cobbler - Trailer 1

Max Simkin repairs shoes in the same New York shop that has been in his family for generations. Disenchanted with the grind of daily life, Max …

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MAGIC OF CINDERELLA

Measuring This Brain Region Could Predict Depression And Anxiety Years Before It Hits

We all encounter challenges and obstacles in life, such as divorce, death, illness and unemployment. But while some people are highly resilient and able to cope with these stresses, others struggle deeply, and may experience anxiety and depression as a result.<p>So why is it that some of us thrive in …

Depression

How Real Are Facebook Friendships?

An artist set out to find the answer—by tracking down and photographing every one of her social-media connections.<p>Editor of the <i>New York Times Book Review</i> Pamela Paul’s recent column “How to Be Liked By Everyone Online” describes how social media “has upended social and psychological norms” by …

Social Media

Leaf Off / The Cave

Pharrell Adds Drama to 'Happy' at Grammys With Lang Lang

Pharrell Williams performed his inescapable <i>Girl</i> single “Happy” on the Grammys with newfound drama, since classical pianist Lang Lang, who played with …

The Most Romantic Places to Spend Valentine's Day

<b>Travel to one of the World's Most Romantic Settings this Valentine's Day.</b><p><b>1. ARGENTINA</b><p><b>Patagonia</b><p><b>Explore dramatic landscape while staying at a luxury lodge.</b> Amidst majestic mountain ranges and windswept plains, Patagonia offers total seclusion as you explore on foot and by horseback, or as you kayak …

Ageless Beauties: 19 Celebrities Who Get Better With Age

Celebrities like Naomi Campbell, Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep and more who prove that, like a fine wine, they only get better with age.<p>With today's youth-obsessed culture, there's always pressure to go under the knife, laser, needle—or at least test-drive the latest anti-aging potions. However, not …

5 of the Most Bizarre Alcoholic Drinks in the World

There's no denying humankind's passion for alcohol. Residue discovered in ancient pottery suggests that people were fermenting beverages as early as 10,000 B.C. It's not hard to imagine how one of our ancestors may have discovered the intoxicating effects of a decomposed batch of grapes left in a …

Alcohol

Andrew O’Hehir’s top 10 movies of 2014

Don’t believe the haters! From a Texas family epic to class war on a train, it was an amazing year at the movies<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>December 29, 2014 4:30pm (UTC)<p>Some critics complain bitterly about the bean-counting reductionism of crafting a top-10 list at the end of the year. I’ve always really …

Beyonce "The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour" - London

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - MARCH 6: Entertainer Beyonce performs on stage during "The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour" at the O2 Arena on March 6, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Gareth Cattermole/PW/WireImage for Parkwood Entertainment)

United Kingdom

Ebola discoverer: 'Without a vaccine I’m not sure we can stop Ebola’

Prof Peter Piot, the Belgian scientist who co-discovered the virus, never anticipated that it would cause such a humanitarian crisis<p>THE EBOLA VIRUS – its very name seems to have come straight from the heart of darkness – is striking fear across the globe. It has killed (officially) 4,546 people out …

Iraq crisis: Acts of inhumanity on unimaginable scale - UN

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1105000/1105121_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534909947_78dfe381763b59d2519d5b81cfa9d5ff<p><b>The UN says it has received reports from Iraq that "reveal acts of inhumanity on an unimaginable scale".</b><p>Deputy Human Rights Commissioner Flavia …

Human Rights

VIDEO: Novak Djokovic visits David Letterman

Leave it to David Letterman to make Novak Djokovic play the straight guy in a comedic encounter. The funnyman commonly known as Dave will retire in …

Condition of Ebola-infected US doctor has improved, says CDC director

Dr Thomas Frieden, the director of the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), said on Sunday the American doctor who contracted Ebola in West Africa seemed to have improved.<p>Dr Frieden, who was making media appearances in an effort to reassure a public worried by press reports and …