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The Hunger Games: Catching Fire opened at cinemas on November 22 and has since gone on to become a box office hit, earning $276,500,000 …

12 'Hunger Games' Districts Re-imagined in Stunning Instagrams

Do you ever wish that Panem, the nation in <i>The Hunger Games</i> saga, were real? If you can't wait until <i>Catching Fire</i> debuts in theaters on Nov. 22, …

Mandela: The Miracle Maker

The extraordinary life of the man who liberated South Africa—and then kept the country from falling apart.<p>Nelson Mandela, who died December 5, …

Stereotyping You by Your Favorite Album of 2013

It’s that wonderful time of the year! Yes, it’s December, which means we get to make many end-of-year lists and generally pontificate about what we …

Science Says Boys & Girls Can't Just Be Friends

Illustrated by Sydney Hass.<p>That innocent, preteen peck on the cheek at Christmas, lovingly captured on a grainy home video: The things children do …

Learning How to Eat Like a Victoria's Secret Model

<i>Over the course of a month, an ELLE editor learns that being professional-grade skinny is harder than it looks—way harder.</i><p><b>Step one: The consultation</b><p>"I think you should buy a scale." Those were the hard-hitting words of nutritionist-to-the-svelte Dr. Charles Passler, a New York-based professional, …

Barack Obama, Oprah and Bono to visit South Africa to pay tribute to Mandela

Dozens of heads of state, retired politicians and other assorted luminaries are expected to arrive in South Africa to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela this week. The bulk are due to attend a memorial service on Tuesday morning at the huge FNB football stadium, also open to members of the public, with …

Here's Why Fast Food Workers Are Striking This Week

Fast food workers earn a <b>median wage of $8.90 per hour</b>.<p>That's slightly more than the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour, but it's <b>way less than most people can live on</b>.<p>In fact, it takes a wage of <b>$10.20 per hour</b> to afford basic expenses like rent, food and utilities in America's cheapest place to …

Student charged after 3 injured in shooting outside Pittsburgh high school

Authorities say a 16-year-old student has been charged with shooting and injuring three students as they headed to their cars outside of Brashear High School in Pittsburgh Wednesday afternoon.<p>Anjohnito Willett Jr. awaited arraignment on four counts each of attempted homicide, aggravated assault and …

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Fizzy drinks can change your brain, warn scientists

Research on rats indicates that protein levels in the brain can be altered by consuming too many sugary soft drinks<p>Fans of fizzy pop have been urged to think before they drink after research suggested sugary beverages could “profoundly” change the brain.<p>Drinking a sweet drink over a long period can …

Olympic torch blasts into space

Two Russian cosmonauts will take the Olympic torch on its first ever spacewalk to showcase the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi – but for safety reasons, and perhaps to save embarrassment, it will not be lit.<p>Russian Mikhail Tyurin, American Rick Mastracchio and Japan's Koichi Wakata took the torch with …

North Dakota Woman Refusing to Give Obese Children Candy Is Clearly Going as “The Worst” for Halloween

Halloween is tomorrow so there’s not much time left to imagine and execute a labor-intensive costume idea. That is why we are not surprised that one North Dakota woman has “gone conceptual” and is dressing up as The Worst.<p>What does being The Worst for Halloween entail? This, exactly this, and …

Monstrous Halloween storm to pelt central U.S.

"The best costume in Houston for Halloween probably involves a garbage bag to keep dry."<p>Torrential rain, heavy thunderstorms and howling winds are forecast on Halloween all the way from Texas to the Midwest and interior sections of the Northeast, according to AccuWeather meteorologist Andy …

Boston celebrates World Series title

Jubilant Red Sox fans cheered, chanted and caroused in the streets Wednesday, celebrating the first time the Red Sox have captured a World Series title at home since Babe Ruth was in the lineup.<p>Fans spilled out of Fenway Park and nearby bars after Boston vanquished the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 in …

'Hero' teacher, student gunman dead in Nevada

A Nevada middle school student shot and killed a teacher and wounded two students Monday before fatally shooting himself in the nation's latest horrific act of school violence.<p>Police said the teacher at Sparks Middle School died trying to protect students.<p>"We've got video we have to review, people …

Bubonic plague outbreak feared in Madagascar

Madagascar is at risk of a major outbreak of bubonic plague unless it can clean up its rat-infested jails, health experts have warned.<p>The Indian Ocean island became the most severely affected country in the world last year, with 256 cases and 60 fatalities from the disease known as the "black …

Ariel Castro: Ohio kidnap victim says he will 'face hell for eternity'

One of three women who were kidnapped, imprisoned and repeatedly raped in an Ohio home for more than 10 years, told the perpetrator he would "face hell for eternity" as he was jailed for life on Thursday.<p>Michelle Knight, giving her victim impact statement before her abuser, Ariel Castro, in a …

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Chinese teen arrested for getting more than 500 retweets

It took a little more than a week for China to make its first arrest under a controversial new law against “online rumors,” which criminalizes …

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US malls focus on security upgrades following deadly Kenya siege

Shopping malls and other soft targets in the United States should increase security measures and update emergency response plans in the aftermath of the Kenyan mall massacre that killed at least 72 people, experts told FoxNews.com.<p>While overall security at so-called soft targets like sports arenas, …

Ohio kidnappings: what makes men take women and children prisoner?

The annals of criminal history are writ large with ordinary streets that hide dark secrets, but even so the peculiar horror believed to have been perpetrated by Ariel Castro on Seymour Avenue in the rust-belt city of Cleveland stands out.<p>He is accused of kidnapping three girls, keeping them captive …

Shooting of 13 at park puts Chicago back in the spotlight

A gunman with a military-grade assault rifle opened fire on a pickup basketball game in the Back of the Yards neighborhood late Thursday, injuring 13 people and dragging the city back into the international spotlight for its violent crime problem.<p>At least 16 bullets were fired into Cornell Square …

Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria in Meat Leads to 23,000 Deaths Each Year

<i>Image via Shutterstock</i><p>According to a new report released by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday, antibiotic resistance in …

George Zimmerman 'a Sandy Hook waiting to happen', Florida police chief suggests

Series of indiscreet emails reveals how Lake Mary chief Steve Bracknell believes Zimmerman, 29, to be 'ticking time bomb'<p>A series of indiscreet emails by a Florida police chief has revealed his belief that Trayvon Martin's killer George Zimmerman is a volatile character who is "a Sandy Hook waiting …

Ariel Castro's family claims body, coroner says

The family of kidnapper and rapist Ariel Castro, who hung himself with a bedsheet in an Ohio prison, has claimed his body, the county coroner’s office told NBC News on Friday.<p>The Franklin County coroner, Dr. Jan Gorniak, said she did not know if the funeral home working with the family was hired to …