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May 19, 2013

'Iyanla, Fix My Life' Review: Iyanla Vanzant and the Show Won't Fix Your Life

Iyanla Vanzant’s pursuit of higher TV show ratings has rendered the “fixing” she promises to do on "Iyanla, Fix My Life" a secondary concern, if a concern at all.
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May 19, 2013

Koch Brothers: Billionaires Place 3-Story Pile Of Petroleum Coke in Detroit

A three-story tall eye sore has taken over the sight line of Detroit's Ambassador Bridge thanks in part to the Koch Brothers.
May 19, 2013

Billboard Awards 2013 Live Stream: Where to Watch Online

Tune in this evening at 8 p.m. ET to see who takes home the gold and performs onstage.
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May 19, 2013

Andrea Rebello: Hofstra University Student Accidentally Killed By Police Responding to Home Invasion

Flags flew at half-staff during Sunday's graduation ceremony at Hofstra University to remember 21-year-old Andrea Rebello, who was fatally shot by police during a home invasion early Friday.
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May 19, 2013

6 Totally Normal Feelings to Have the Week Of College Graduation

Freaking out? Sad? Full of regret? Don't worry, it's totally normal to be feeling this way as you prepare to collect your degree!
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May 19, 2013

Anonymous Vows to Go After West Virginia Man Who Allegedly Sodomized 2-Year-Old

Anonymous threatens to turn a small West Virginia town into next Steubenville for its lack of prosecution against an alleged baby-raper.
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May 19, 2013

4 Hate Crimes That Rocked NYC Over the Course Of the Last Two Weeks

The murder of Mark Carson is the fourth hate crime in less than two weeks in New York City, as its LGBT community readies for the 2013 Gay Pride parade.
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May 19, 2013

Michelle Obama Bowie State University: First Lady's Graduation Speech a Must-Hear

The First Lady's graduation speech at Bowie State University should be read by all.
May 19, 2013

'Doctor Who' Season Finale Review: Strong Ending the Show is Known For

The one place a time traveler must never go. Spoilers, Sweetie!
May 19, 2013

Gay Rights 2013: 5 Gay Rights Films That You Should Watch ASAP

Here's a look at the handful of films that articulate different stages of the gay rights movement.
May 19, 2013

'Mad Men' Season 6 Live Stream: Where to Watch in New York

Watch "Mad Men" Sunday night!
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May 19, 2013

Adam Kokesh: Arrested At Marijuana Rally in Philadelphia

This is my surprised face.
May 19, 2013

Kanye West 'SNL': Rapper Debuts 'New Slaves' Music Video, 'Black Skinhead' (VIDEO)

Epic doesn't begin to describe what happened during the rapper's "SNL" appearance.
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May 19, 2013

Marc Carson: 32-Year-Old Gay Man Fatally Shot in Greenwich Village

A 32-year-old gay man named Marc Carson was fatally shot in New York City over the weekend.
May 19, 2013

'SNL' Season Finale: Ben Affleck Mocks "Pray Away the Gay" Camps

Here's looking at you Michele Bachmann!
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May 19, 2013

TED Talk: Psychologist Meg Jay Says Your 20s Aren't Throwaway Years

Clinical psychologist Meg Jay has a bold message for 20-somethings: Contrary to popular belief, your 20s are not a throwaway decade and you don't get 10 extra years to become a real adult.
May 19, 2013

'The English Teacher' Movie Review: Julianne Moore Charms

The high school theater comedy is conventional and predictable, but that's not always a bad thing.
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May 19, 2013

Marc Carson: NYC Shooting Proof We Must Do More to Stop Anti-Gay Hate Crimes

With the fatal shooting of a 32-year-old gay man in Greenwich Village, it's clear the world can be unsafe for LGBT individuals despite their many allies and support groups.
May 19, 2013

Yahoo (YHOO) Stock: Company Buys Tumblr For $1.1 Billion

In the words of Grumpy Cat: NO.
May 19, 2013

Kristen Stewart Rob Pattinson: 'Twilight' Couple Breaks Up

Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart have reportedly ended their 4+ year relationship, officially putting the "Twilight" saga to rest.
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May 19, 2013

Paul Ryan: Obama Displayed "Arrogance, Abuse Of Power" in IRS Scandal

Sen. Mitch McConnell and Rep. Paul Ryan go on Sunday talk shows to whine about the IRS scandals. Even I could have come up with a better slam.
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May 19, 2013

College Allows You to "Find Yourself," But is the Investment Worth It?

Given the immense cost of money, time, energy, and eventual emotional trauma of leaving the cozy bubble, I’m not sure.
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May 19, 2013

Bitcoin 2013: The Lightening Room Recap Pt 2

Recap of the 2nd half of the day in the Lightening room.
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May 19, 2013

Eurovision 2013: 5 Songs You Must Hear

Eurovision, which is essentially the European "American Idol," gives us excellent music every year, and here are some of the greatest songs from the 2013 contest.
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May 19, 2013

Nawaz Sharif: Pakistan PM Candidate Misunderstands U.S. Drone Strikes

Although Nawaz Sharif's views on U.S. drone strikes are reflective of Pakistan's disapproval, Sharif does not recognize that drone operators still face the reality of the horrors of war.
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May 19, 2013

Raha Moharrak: First Saudi Woman and Youngest Arab to Climb Mt. Everest

Raha Moharrak is the first Saudi woman, and youngest Arab ever, to climb Mt. Everest.
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May 19, 2013

Scottish Independence From Britain Isn't Independence At All

Those who claim that independence from the U.K. will benefit Scotland lack the ability to comprehend that it's the European Union that's holding Scotland back, not the English.
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May 19, 2013

Bitcoin 2013: Day Two Update

Bitcoin 2013 Day Two Updates
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May 19, 2013

Zahra Shahid Hussain: Pakistani Politician Murdered to Intimidate Karachi

The violence in this year's election continues to stun Pakistanis and the world.
May 19, 2013

Billboard Awards 2013: Taylor Swift Performs '22' For First Time Ever

Because it feels like a perfect night to make fun of our exes!
May 19, 2013

BBMA 2013: Taylor Swift Wins Artist Of the Year

"You are the longest and best relationship I've ever had," Taylor Swift told fans as she collected the Artist of the Year award at the Billboard Awards ceremony.
May 19, 2013

Taylor Swift Wins Artist Of the Year

She's making out like a bandit tonight!
May 19, 2013

Justin Bieber Wins Billboard Milestone Award

Much-deserved!
May 19, 2013

BBMA 2013: Justin Bieber Wins Milestone Award

"I'm 19 years old. I think I'm doing a good job."
May 19, 2013

Billboard Awards 2013: Who Will Win the Milestone Award?

My money is on T-Swift.
May 19, 2013

Billboard Awards 2013: Macklemore's 'Thrift Shop' Wins Best Rap Song

Because "Thrift Shop" really is the greatest rap song ever.
May 19, 2013

Taylor Swift Billboard Awards 2013 Dress

So in love with the deep blue dress!
May 19, 2013
May 19, 2013

BBMA 2013: Justin Bieber Wins Best Male Artist

He's made a belieber out of me!