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Women Line Up to Run for Office, Harnessing Their Outrage at Trump

LEESBURG, Va. — For Wendy Gooditis, a Northern Virginia real estate agent, the crystallizing moment in her decision to run for office was when she heard her state delegate suggest that he had fought gerrymandering in Virginia when his record said otherwise.<p>For Mai-Khanh Tran, a pediatrician in …

Affordable Care Act

Vietnam Wants to Control Social Media? Too Late.

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam — When access to Facebook’s Messenger app went intermittent throughout Vietnam on Nov. 4 — an unusual occurrence, even in this repressive state — netizens were thrown for a loop. “Has it happened already?” some of my Facebook friends asked.<p>Messenger was on the fritz in …

Social Media

Sex, Plagiarism and Spyware. This Is Not Your Average Copyright Complaint.

Emma Cline’s 2016 novel “The Girls” was, by any measure, a triumphant debut. The novel, which takes place in California in the 1960s and centers on a teenage girl who falls into a Charles Manson-like cult, sold to Random House for seven figures in a three-book deal, and spent three months on the …

Sexual Harassment

South Korea, U.S. kick off large-scale air exercise amid North Korean warnings | Reuters

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea and the United States launched large-scale joint aerial drills on Monday, officials said, a week after North Korea said it had tested its most advanced missile as part of a weapons programme that has raised global tensions.<p>The annual U.S.-South Korean drill, called …

North Korea

Taylor Swift Joins 'The Voice' as Guest Mentor

'1989' superstar will serve as advisor in an episode of the singing competition's seventh season.<p>Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams aren't the only …

Music

Tiesto Talks About Money, EDM And What He Does During A Set

Despite what your tastes might be, there’s no way that you haven’t heard of <b>Tiesto</b>. He’s been a facet of the industry for more than 20 years and he …

band crush: laurel

drift away on our new music obsession.<p>The day Laurel stopped by to visit the NYLON offices, it was a sweltering 90-plus degrees outside. A massive change for the London singer, who came to the city slightly unprepared (and overdressed), accustomed to the dreary English weather. So, her first stop …

band crush: eliot sumner

sting’s daughter steps into the spotlight...and we’re obsessed.<p>Remember I Blame Coco? The indie outfit, fronted by Sting's daughter Coco Sumner, first crossed our radar several years ago with tracks like "Quicker" and "Self Machine." These electro-pop jams somehow reached the coveted middle ground …

Love it or loathe it? EW debates Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off'

Taylor Swift dropped some big news yesterday—her forthcoming album <i>1989</i>, inspired by the sounds of “late ’80s pop,” will debut on October 27. The …

Ariana Grande: My Everything review – every so often a little shard of personality pierces the sheen

(Universal/Island)<p>In pop, there are "good" girls and "bad" girls. Good and bad (not to mention "troubled") are, of course, lazy and tiresome pigeonholes in which to stuff female artists. They come with assumptions about image, who makes better pop and who is in control of the decision-making. For …

Ariana Grande: My Everything

Ariana Grande showed promise on her 2013 debut, <i>Yours Truly</i> – a classic case of "great voice, shame about the tunes," overseen by Nineties R&B god …