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Hundreds get sick on Royal Caribbean cruise — again

More than 300 passengers became ill on a Royal Caribbean cruise out of Florida last week, the second time in less than a month that sickness swept through passengers and crew on one of the cruise line's ships.<p>Royal Caribbean said 332 cases of gastrointestinal illness were reported on the …

Royal Caribbean

Shocking new details of Matt Lauer's alleged affair with much younger assistant revealed

Addie Collins Zinone, the former production assistant who says she engaged in a sexual relationship with married Matt Lauer in 2000, has divulged new revelations about the torrid affair with the now disgraced talk show host and its painful aftermath.<p>Zinone appeared Monday morning on Megyn Kelly's …

Renee Zellweger reps have choice words for Weinstein after claims she performed 'sexual favors'

After rumors surfaced about actress Renee Zellweger being inappropriately linked to now disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, her representatives are firing back to make it clear that the story is not true.<p>The claims come from the recently filed class-action lawsuit against Weinstein by six …

Kevin Spacey's 'Sexual Behavior' Halted Filming on The Usual Suspects, Gabriel Byrne Says

Kevin Spacey’s alleged sexual misconduct halted production of <i>The Usual Suspects</i>, according to Gabriel Byrne, his costar in the 1995 thriller.<p>“I did …

This Airline is Selling Black Friday Flights to Europe and Iceland for just $99

Apparently, purple is the new black (or rather, WOW Air's Purple Friday is the new Black Friday). Anyone looking to book a flight from the US to …

Flying

Behind the scenes of a busy airport on Thanksgiving weekend

The Thanksgiving travel rush is already underway, with 51 million people on the move this week. NBC’s Tom Costello goes behind the scenes of Denver International Airport, the nation’s busiest, for a behind-the-scenes look at what goes into getting an expected 28.5 million air passengers where …

Sylvester Stallone Ex-Wife Brigitte Nielsen Sexual Assault Story is a Lie

<b>Sylvester Stallone</b>'s ex-wife, <b>Brigitte Nielsen</b>, says there is no way Stallone could have sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl in Las Vegas because …

Surgeons Find a Parasite Unlike Any They've Seen in Defector Who Escaped North Korea

As if they didn't have enough to worry about.<p>A North Korean defector shot five times while running across the border to South Korea has been found …

Men Don’t Get to Decide What Counts As ‘Sex’

Does America know what sex is? After the past week, I genuinely don’t know. I’d like to try to define sex as I understand it, but I’ll tell you up …

3 Things You Should Never Do After A Breakup, As Exemplified By Selena And Justin

Selena Gomez, recent biking enthusiast, and Justin Bieber, person who once lost custody of a monkey, are pretty much the Elizabeth Taylor and Richard …

Actor Jared Leto — who owns parts of Snapchat, Spotify, and Reddit — thinks a common business practice is a huge waste of time

Jared Leto is busy. He's an actor, recently featured in films such as Blade Runner 2049. He's the lead singer in the band 30 Seconds to Mars. And he's an investor who owns parts of Snapchat, Spotify, and Reddit.<p>In an interview at the Wall Street Journal's D.Luxe conference, which was covered in …

Sex robot molested, destroyed at electronics show

The past year has seen a proliferation of sex robots, with plenty of accompanying controversy.<p><i>Robots, drones, flying cars? How Americans feel about</i> …

Science says: this is the most heartbreaking way to be broken up with

Sometimes science tells us things that we probably didn’t need to be told, but we’ll take the information anyway.<p>Case in point: researchers at …

Shannon Sharpe slams Fox Sports colleague Jason Whitlock for 'unacceptable' Colin Kaepernick skit

On Tuesday, <i>Speak For Yourself</i> host Jason Whitlock found himself under fire.<p>It was due to an image he tweeted out from the studio of the FOX Sports 1 show in which someone impersonated Colin Kaepernick with a raised fist:<p>Whitlock was criticized immediately with tweets at him like this:<p>That included …

Colin Kaepernick

Guess what Angelina Jolie doesn’t like about being single either

And it's totally relatable<p>Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt announced their separation a year ago, with Angelina filing for divorce citing irreconcilable …

Cry of the Week: Harry Potter's story ended today, and we never got our Hogwarts letters

<i>Welcome to our weekly series "</i><i>Cry of the Week</i><i>," in which we highlight whatever moment</i> <i>made us ugly cry on our</i> <i>couches</i> <i>the most in the past seven …

Capcom is rereleasing 'Street Fighter II' (but it may literally set your SNES on fire)

Disclosure<p>Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission …

Porn stars who left the biz: Where are they now?

Many times porn stars are considered social outcasts once they leave the adult entertainment industry, but there are a few previously X-rated performers who have managed to parlay their controversial careers into the mainstream.<p><b>Jenna Jameson</b><br>Once dubbed the queen of the adult entertainment genre, …

Inside NASA's $3B plan to drill into a volcano and save the United States

If the Yellowstone Caldera ever erupted, the consequences would be devastating. Having last erupted over 70,000 years ago, the Caldera, a bowl-shaped structure formed by previous evacuation of lava, could be a ticking time bomb.<p>“Ticking,” in this case, is relative. We have no way of knowing when …

Yellowstone National Park

How to Deal With a Rude Seat Recliner on a Plane, According to an Etiquette Expert

Perhaps the only thing more frustrating than shrinking leg room on airplanes is when a passenger reclines their seat, further encroaching on already …

As His Popularity Wanes Away, Could Prince Charles Be the Last King?

Prince Charles is getting killed in the court of public opinion. Few people approve of him, even fewer like his wife Camilla. Yet rather than step …

Prince Charles

And the world’s most livable cities are…

Close your eyes and imagine a place where you can spend every day surrounded by blue waves, sandy beaches, sunny skies, and as much avocado toast as …

Here’s Why You’re Attracted To ‘F–kboys’: 3 Signs You’re Swooned By A Bad Boy

Ladies, you know you’ve come across your fair share of ‘f–kboys.’ Whether you’ve been prepared or not, there’s at least been one time where a …

Relationships

Professional bodyguards reveal how to stay safe while traveling

Unless you're a celebrity or a high-profile CEO, you've probably never traveled with your own personal security detail.<p>While the rest of us might imagine a fleet of buff men in crisp suits with headsets, the people who actually do it for a living claim their day to day is far from <i>Men In Black.</i><p>"It's …

Here's What President Trump Achieved Since His First 100 Days

As President Trump approached his first 100 days in office, he called it a “ridiculous standard,” while House Speaker Paul Ryan said it was too soon …

It Really Annoys the Flight Attendant When You Order Diet Coke on an Airplane

Fascinating!<p>At this point, experienced travelers (and germaphobes) know they should never ask for a cup of coffee or tea on an airplane, but this week, <i>Travel + Leisure</i> revealed that there's another drink order that annoys flight attendants intensely: Diet Coke.<p>The reason for their displeasure with …

A weekend escape to Colorado's deep, steep Black Canyon of the Gunnison

The Black Canyon of the Gunnison was considered deep, dark and impenetrable not only by white settlers but also by Utes native to western Colorado. The area was seldom seen until the 1930s, when Mark Warner, a conservationist and Presbyterian minister in Montrose, Colo., 15 miles away, successfully …

National Parks

Chris Hemsworth Says Anyone Can Have a Great Body: 'No Amount of Money Makes Someone Else Do the Work For You'

Chris Hemsworth is getting real about what it takes to keep his <i>Thor</i> physique up to par.<p>The actor, 33, spoke to <i>Men’s Health</i> to talk about his upgraded …

Living Rooms

Why You Should Never Eat Food on Planes, According to the Experts

World travel expert Anthony Bourdain will eat everything from warthog bits to seal eyes, but one thing he won’t eat is airplane food—and neither …