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At Cannes, Asia Argento Delivers a Scorching Rebuke of Harvey Weinstein and the Industry That Enabled Him

Actress and director Asia Argento, whose allegations against Harvey Weinstein were one of the initial bombshells in the current wave of the #MeToo …

Harvey Weinstein

The Relationship Between ADHD and Chronic Procrastination

Everyone procrastinates. When faced with a task that we just don't want to do, many of us will simply put it off until tomorrow. You might end up …

Time Management

Houston Police Chief Says He Has ‘Hit Rock Bottom’ on Gun Rights Arguments

Just hours after 10 people were killed in a school shooting in Santa Fe, Tex., the police chief in nearby Houston issued a defiant condemnation of elected officials who have failed to act on gun control, saying he had “hit rock bottom.”<p>In a statement on Facebook, the chief, Art Acevedo, wrote that …

United States

17 Times Celebrities Had To Stop Their Interviews To Point Out Blatant Sexism

"Do you do that to the guys?"

Scarlett Johansson

Something important was different about this shooting

<b>(CNN) —</b> This newest shooting seems, sadly, familiar, but it is important that we pay attention to what is different here.<p>The deadly attack Friday in Santa Fe, Texas, left at least 10 dead. Terrified kids, shocked parents, authoritative law enforcement, inquisitive reporters, and somber politicians …

Guns

This New Pill Is About to Disrupt the Booming Probiotics Market

The entrepreneur Ara Katz would like to clear a few things up. All probiotics are not created equal, and some products touting “probiotic” labels aren’t probiotics at all. Katz is seated at the whitewashed Venice headquarters of her latest venture, Seed, an innovative consumer health company …

World Health Organization

Being Socially Isolated for Long Periods of Time Reshapes Brain Chemistry

But the pain of loneliness may have a remedy.<p>Being lonely sucks. Sure, we all need our alone time now and then, but scientists have repeatedly found …

Neuroscience

Michigan State’s $500 Million for Nassar Victims Dwarfs Other Settlements

Victims of Lawrence G. Nassar, the Michigan State University physician who sexually abused young women under the guise of medical treatment, would receive $500 million from the university in a settlement that is believed to be the largest ever reached in a sexual abuse case involving an American …

College & University

Unarmed Black Teacher, a Recent VCU Honors Grad, Shot and Killed by Virginia Police

Police in Richmond, Va., shot and killed an unarmed black motorist Monday along Interstate 95 during the evening commute.<p>The Richmond Times-Dispatch …

Policing

Wisconsin police beat this black teen while he screamed for his mother

A police department in Wisconsin triggered outrage Sunday after cell phone video surfaced of two white officers punching and tackling a 17-year-old black teenager during an arrest in a shopping mall parking lot, allegedly for refusing orders to stop and talk to them.<p>The incident began Friday …

Law Enforcement

4 Lingerie Brands That Are Making Me Rethink My Bras

Recently I was looking at my lingerie drawer, and I have to say that I wasn’t overly impressed. In there, I had my everyday pieces like nude T-shirt …

Clothing

Ronan Farrow: Woody Allen, Harvey Weinstein and me

“Thanks for taking the time,” says Ronan Farrow when we meet at a central London hotel. Farrow is the journalist whose exposé of Harvey Weinstein helped kickstart the #MeToo movement. Just 30 years old, he looks, up close, about 13. But he has packed into his three decades more adventures and …

Harvey Weinstein

‘The Past Is Never Dead’: The Mystery of a South Carolina High School Haunted By Suicide

The riveting new documentary ‘What Haunts Us’ explores the cursed Porter-Gaud high, where six students (out of 49 total) from the class of 1997 took …

High School

She stabbed her husband as he raped her. A court sentenced her to death

<b>(CNN) —</b> A 19-year-old Sudanese woman has been sentenced to death for fatally stabbing the man she was forced to marry, who she says raped her as his relatives held her down.<p>The case of Noura Hussein has shone a spotlight on the issues of forced marriage and marital rape in Sudan, where the legal …

Crime

'Sons of Anarchy' star's son, 16, commits suicide after battle with depression

“Sons of Anarchy” actor David Labrava on Wednesday said he was “broken” after announcing that his 16-year-old son committed suicide after years of "quietly suffering" from depression.<p>Tycho Spelis Chiusano took his own life on Saturday, the announcement read.<p>“Never in a million tears would I think I …

Mental Health

#CookingOutWhileBlack: White Woman Calls Cops on Black People Cooking Out in Oakland, Calif., Park

This is getting exhausting. Need we remind you on a daily basis the asinine reasons that white people have called the cops on black people over the …

Cook Out

14 acne mistakes you're making that can cause even more breakouts

1/<p>Not changing your pillowcase weekly.<p>Shutterstock<p>Acne can be caused by so many different things that it's easy to overlook the little triggers. One …

Skin Care

Sitting for Long Periods of Time Can Lead to Heart Problems and Worse. Here's What You Should Do Instead

Sitting for too long can cause heart and memory problems, as well as increase your risk for cancer and diabetes.<p><b>Sitting for too long damages the heart, may harm the brain, and increases risk of death.</b>• <b><br>Researchers aren't even sure that exercise is enough to make up for the harms of sitting too</b> …

Ergonomics

As we remember VE Day, remember too the German women who were raped

The Second World War in Europe ended when Nazi Germany signed an unconditional surrender on May 7, 1945. As the Allies gained control over the …

Sexual Harassment

Finally, A Gel Moisturizer That Hydrates Like A Rich Cream — With Zero Greasiness

My decision-making process is one big contradiction. I'll suggest an Italian wine bar for dinner, only to fervently scan the menu for a California …

Skin Care

Nearly 200 dead horses found on Navajo land in Arizona

<b>(CNN) —</b> Approximately 191 feral horses have been found dead in a stock pond on Navajo land in northern Arizona, according to Navajo leaders, who attributed the death to ongoing drought and famine.<p>"These animals were searching for water to stay alive. In the process, they unfortunately burrowed …

Navajo Nation

Listen to the world’s ambient sounds, filtered through Brian Eno’s Oblique Strategies

Side Note<p>May—05—2018 02:45PM EST<p>Drew Millard<p>I recently discovered the delightful website Cities and Memory, a project dedicated to compiling field …

Ambient Music

A Summer Reading List From Lucy Dacus—Who Isn’t Just Another Indie-Rock Chick

Singer-songwriter and Virginia native Lucy Dacus considers herself more of a writer than a musician. “I’ve never taken music classes,” the 22-year-old tells me on the phone from the U.K., where she’s touring for her sophomore album, <i>Historian</i>. “I’ve never felt like the title of <i>musician</i> has been …

Books

The Trump administration’s “Handmaid’s Tale” morality: Sex is for rich dudes, not for the rest of us

<b>Stormy Daniels; Donald Trump (AP/Evan Vucci/Getty/Drew Angerer/Salon)</b><p>Despite admitting Trump paid off a porn star, the administration argues that adults shouldn’t have sex for fun<p>Amanda Marcotte<p>May 4, 2018 9:00am (UTC)<p>The latest iteration of Donald Trump's ever-changing story about the $130,000 …

Donald Trump

Tom Brokaw Is Where #BelieveWomen Runs Into #NotAllMen

‘Believe all women’ is the mantra. But last week, 65 female supporters of Tom Brokaw said well, don’t believe these two particular women. So do we or …

Sexual Harassment

Tina Fey Admits She ‘Screwed Up’ With Controversial ‘SNL’ Charlottesville Bit

‘I felt like a gymnast who did a very solid routine and broke her ankle on the landing,’ Fey told David Letterman in a sit-down interview for his …

Comedy

I Use Over 15 Skincare Products a Day—These Are the Most Important Ones

About a month ago, I wrote about every single product I use on a daily, weekly, and monthly basis—depending on whether I am breaking out, going out, …

Skin Care

Why This 15-Pound Weighted Blanket Is Part of My Anti-Anxiety Routine

<b>Health and wellness touch each of us differently. This is one person’s story.</b><p>“You’ll never believe what happened last night,” I told my husband many …

Time I