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Gabrielle Union explains why she asked Dwyane Wade for a prenup

Gabrielle Union isn’t afraid to say that she and husband Dwyane Wade signed a prenup when they married in Aug. 2014. Though she is now the wife of one of the top Miami Heat players, she asked for the agreement to protect her earnings.<p>The gorgeous actress, who stars on “Being Mary Jane,” explained …

Kim Kardashian on Bruce Jenner, her Super Bowl ad

Kim Kardashian West smiles, but hedges, when asked about her stepdad Bruce Jenner.<p>"I think everyone goes through things in life, and I think that story and what Bruce is going through, I think he'll share whenever the time is right," she tells Entertainment Tonight. "I feel like that's his journey …

Could drones be used against U.S.?

<b>(CNN) —</b> A small drone crashed onto the White House grounds on Monday. Described as a 2-foot-long quadcopter -- a drone with four propellers -- the event raises some troubling questions about the possibility that terrorists using armed drones could one day attack the White House or other tightly …

The White House

Ex-aide writes about being Obama's friend, valet and 'surrogate son'

President Barack Obama's former personal assistant has penned a memoir, sidestepping public policy for the most part but dishing on the president's likes and dislikes.<p>Obama loathes fast food, fried foods and mayonnaise, writes Reggie Love, who was the president's "body man," with a spot just …

Van Gogh and the decision that changed art history

In 1878 Van Gogh was a struggling would-be preacher. At his lowest ebb, he began to draw. Alastair Sooke looks back at this pivotal moment in history.<p>In the spring of 1878, Vincent van Gogh turned 25. As he looked back over his short life, the Dutchman found little to celebrate among the meagre …

Vincent Van Gogh

Facebook blames itself for massive 40-minute outage that brought world to its knees (update)

<i>Updated: This post was updated at 1:20 a.m. Pacific Time to include a statement from Facebook.</i><p>The alert from the Associated Press buzzed across mobile devices everywhere, delivering the shattering news: “Facebook suffers outage affecting users worldwide.”<p>The social media apocalypse was here. …

Twitter launches group messages, brings video to its mobile app

Twitter is expanding the features of its apps and website yet again, this time adding group messages and 30-second videos.<p>In November, Twitter said it would create a way for people to privately send messages to groups -- instead of just to individuals -- as well as expand its video offerings. …

Apple supplier Foxconn to cut workforce despite likely record iPhone sales [Update: Foxconn denies]

<i>Update: Foxconn has denied the Reuters report, stating that the claim is “completely inaccurate and totally without foundation.” The company told us that increased automation will result in reduced recruitment, but that there are no plans to reduce its workforce “now or anytime in the …

Fortune.com

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Blizzard 2015: New England Buried, NYC Lifts Travel Ban

Weather<p>BLIZZARD '15: THE LATEST<p>New England was clobbered on Tuesday by a blizzard every bit as ferocious as forecasters feared — more than 2½ feet of snow, wind as strong as a hurricane and icy waves powerful enough to shake houses.<p>Boston had been socked with 23.3 inches of snow by Tuesday evening …

Rhode Island

Is internet addiction real?

The stories are numerous, yet extreme, and thus widely covered. You’ve probably heard at least a few.<p>In South Korea, one couple was so committed to …

Karl Lagerfeld Hates Selfies and Ugly People

Last Friday, <i>New York Times Magazine</i> ran a profile on Brad Kroenig, model and current muse to Karl Lagerfeld. But it was honestly hard to care about Brad when we were blinded by all the glorious Karl Largerfeld quotes that the article offered up. Through the eyes of our trusty model guide, we were …

supermarket: 10 winter white items you need

new rule: only white after labor day<p>It's always fun to challenge fashion stereotypes. And at the moment, we're really into ignoring the "no white after labor day" rule (because, like, who even made that up?). There's something very chic about a white chunky knit sweater or white sneakers in the …

Target Is Launching a Blogger-Approved, Plus-Size Clothing Line

It's called AVA & VIV.<p>Target just announced that they'll be adding a very trendy, plus-size collection to its racks this February. The line, called AVA & VIV, is a combination of "stylish basics along with trend-driven pieces," according to the company's press release. It includes bright skirts, …

Alexa Chung Wants to Improve Your Rear View: The It Girl on her AG Jeans Collaboration and First Denim Memory

<i>For over a decade, Alexa Chung has been the Pied Piper of a certain type of transatlantic It girl cool: perfectly primped Peter Pan collars, a little bit of leather here and there, impeccably fitting denim with the right amount of stray threads at the cuff, and of course, legs for days, which helps</i> …

Clothing

GIF-iti artist takes mindblowing street art to next level

INSA, the innovative GIF-iti artist who has already blown our tiny minds with pieces painted on street walls and converted into animated GIFs, has …

Streetwear

First Listen: Sleater-Kinney, 'No Cities To Love'

No Cities To Love<p><b>Audio for First Listens is no longer available after the album is released.</b><p>Reunion mythology is a powerful force in the music industry. It can artificially preserve overripe bands past their sell-by date, or rob stellar releases of thoughtful criticism in favor of tireless gossip. …

TLC Raises Funds for New Album – and Katy Perry Kicks In!

You remember TLC. Everyone remembers TLC: “Waterfalls,” “No Scrubs,” “Unpretty,” “Creep.”<p>Despite their iconic library of ’90s music, TLC – which has …

TĀLĀ - New Music

TĀLĀ's globally-infused electronica is immersive, imaginative and good fun, says Charlotte Krol<p><b>Who is she?</b><p>TĀLĀ is a 25-year-old singer, musician and producer from south west London who puts a gorgeous global spin on electronic music. Championed by the likes of BBC Radio 1's Phil Taggart and Alice …

This Chrome extension turns YouTube into a serious music service

YouTube launched its music platform late last year to little fanfare, offering all you can eat music for $7.99/month on the site, with no ads.<p>While many of us use YouTube to listen to the occasional song, it’s no match for a real music service like Spotify or Google Music since it doesn’t offer …

Cake - Trailer 1

After the suicide of a fellow chronic pain-group member, Claire (Jennifer Anniston) inserts herself into the lives of the grieving family in search …

Two Days, One Night - Trailer 1

Sandra, a young Belgian mother, discovers that her workmates have opted for a significant pay bonus, in exchange for her dismissal. She has only one …

'The Humbling’ movie review: Al Pacino lets it rip

“The Humbling” is a so-so movie you just might want to see more than once. It belongs in a strange category: a film that can’t quite be called a success, that has too many dead spots, that doesn’t quite hang together or satisfy, and that yet is more interesting and occupies more space in the mind …

The Boy Next Door

We gave it a <b>C+</b><p>Oh, to have Jennifer Lopez as your high school English teacher: a lipglossed goddess who waxes rhapsodic over Homer’s <i>Odyssey</i>, bakes …