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Kim Kardashian Throws It 'Way the F---' Back with This Must-See Pic

Count on Kim Kardashian to take #TBT to the next level.<p>The reality and social media star posted a photo of herself in a sparkly bikini and body chain …

Single Dad Went to Beauty School so He Could Learn How to Style His Daughter's Hair

Colorado dad Greg Wickherst has done a great job taking care of his daughter Izzy since he and Izzy's mother split up over a year ago, but he had no idea what to do when it came to styling the almost-3-year-old's hair. When Izzy's hair grew longer and Wickherst couldn't even do a simple ponytail, …

Hair

Eight Mysterious Disappearances

One story on this list of eight disappearances may correspond with the chilling photo above left. Tara Calico (shown above right in a photo from a …

New Mexico

Find Emma Stone and Bradley Cooper in This Year’s Oscar Nominees Class Photo

One of our favorite awards-season traditions is the annual Oscar nominee class photo, during which every Academy Award nominee (who is available to attend) poses somewhat awkwardly, alongside someone he/she most likely has never met before. Where else, for example, might you see <b>Laura Dern</b> and <b>Oprah</b> …

19 Breathtaking Photos of Winter Wonderlands Around the World

We're in the middle of winter here, so what better time is it to look at some of the most breathtaking photos of the season? We've looked through the web and we've found photo after photo of photographers who've shot, not just snow or ice, but trees covered in white, lakes dotted in ice. Around the …

National Parks

The (Real) Story of the White House and the Big Block of Cheese

From The West Wing to the wooly mammoth: American democracy's most famous dairy product, fact-checked<p>Wednesday, as you may have heard, is the White House's second annual Big Block of Cheese Day. Inspired by a fictional character in a fictional presidential administration, the very real staff of the …

Everyone Loves a Circus! Monte Carlo

Yemen's Tumultuous History in 12 Pictures

In 1962, a coup ousted the monarchy ruling North Yemen and spawned a devastating civil war between the newly established<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Gery …

Middle East

10 Absolutely Gorgeous Midcentury Living Rooms

Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today.<p>Get ready to fall madly in love with the architectural gems featured in the new book, Midcentury Houses Today. This piece originally appeared on ELLEDECOR.com.

25 Wedding Photos to Touch and Inspire You

Wedding season is on its annual three-month off-season (typically January, February and March), but that doesn’t mean you can’t get swept up in the …

J.K. Rowling Finally Gives Harry Potter Fans What They Want

After days of pretty underwhelming pieces of new ‘content’ on fansite <i>Pottermore</i>, J.K. Rowling has finally delivered. In her latest piece in the <i>12</i> …

Nicki Minaj - Interview (Watch What Happens Live 12.17.2014)

Will and Kate Visit NYC: In Pictures

Will and Kate Visit the US: In Pictures

The 5 Most Show-Stopping Moments on the Victoria's Secret 2014 Runway

Because you can never get enough of Victoria’s Secret.

6 Places Every Photographer Should Visit At Least Once In Their Lifetime

Photography and travel seem like they go hand in hand. There are so many gorgeous locations in the world, it's hard not to want to photograph them …

10 best Steve Jobs emails

Steve Jobs has been dead three years, but his words live on -- and continue to be used against him.<p>Emails sent by Jobs have surfaced once again in a class action lawsuit brought against Apple (AAPL) for making iTunes the exclusive store for iPod music. Jobs' emails are characteristically frank, …

Nudes on sand and Ansel Adams: the pictures that changed photography – part three

Today’s selection of groundbreaking images comes from the interwar period, with glamorous propaganda shots, farmers in the Great Depression and moonrise in New Mexico as seen by the king of landscapes<p>The pictures that changed photography – part one<br>• The pictures that changed photography – part …

The Elvis Presley coverup: What America didn’t hear about the death of the king

After Presley’s death, an effort was launched to protect the reputation of the hospital that had treated him<p>The call came to Memphis Fire Station No. 29 at 2:33 p.m. on Tuesday, August 16, 1977. The dispatcher indicated that someone at 3754 Elvis Presley Boulevard was having difficulty breathing. …

Caught in conflict: women in Pakistan – in pictures

Discreet and often in disguise, photographer Alixandra Fazzina has spent five years documenting the intimate lives of Pakistani mothers and children. Here are a selection of some of her images

A Powerful Look At Veterans’ Tattoos–And The Stories Behind Them

When they return to civilian life, veterans often struggle to cope. Tattoos tell their stories.<p>Tattoos have become so mainstream over the past few decades that it’s impossible not to walk down the street without seeing at least a little ink on someone’s body. But credit for the tattooing trend …

Military

14 Ways To Show Your Thanks To Our Military On Veterans Day

This past week, my brother hit a milestone: he has served twenty years in the U.S. Navy. That’s longer than I’ve been a lawyer. It’s longer than I’ve been married or had kids. It feels like a lifetime.<p>If you’re a regular reader, you probably know that I have two brothers. Both are military …

The Images That Moved Them Most: Photographers on America's Veterans

Corporal Brian Knight. David Guttenfelder, July 3, 2009. Helmand province, Afghanistan."In 2009, I joined the 2nd Marin<p>... VIEW MORE<p>David …

Fortune.com

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Print Media

Do we deserve OS updates for our Android devices?

With the official release of Android 5.0 Lollipop just around the corner, we thought we’d take a look at system updates in general. We all want the latest and greatest software that Google is pushing out, but do we actually deserve to get software updates?<p>There comes a time in the life of every …

Android News

Kim K's behind in 'Paper': Is it real or is it Photoshop?

The talker of the day: Could anyone get Kim Kardashian's behind <i>without</i> Photoshop or cosmetic enhancement or some crazy workout scheme?<p>Answer: Doubtful.<p>This comes up (again) because of arresting pictures of her butt — wide, naked, oiled and perky enough to hold a Champagne glass — that appeared …

Kim Kardashian Bares Her Shiny, Bounteous Butt, Breaks the Internet

The reality star bared her infamous behind on the cover of Paper magazine, and the web went wild.<p>Kim Kardashian broke the Internet—and no, it wasn’t …

Lindsay Lohan as Marilyn Monroe for Playboy

Actress, model and recording artist Lindsay Lohan is the latest high-profile name to grace the<p>Actress, model and recording artist Lindsay Lohan is the latest high-profile name to grace the covers of adult magazine <i>Playboy</i>. The <i>Mean Girls</i> star can be seen paying homage to Marilyn Monroe, while the …

Katie Holmes: 'I Don't Have Any Fear Now'

<i>Katie Holmes opens up about starting over, her life as a single mom and finding love again. Subscribe now for instant access to the exclusive PEOPLE</i> …

Katie Holmes