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Religious leaders gather in Washington to show unified moral opposition to Trump

They wore clerical collars and vestments, their heads covered with Kippahs and Taqiyahs. Religious leaders and congregants rallied Monday in Washington to say “the soul of the nation” is at stake. The leaders of multiple faiths near the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial said it’s...

How Trump can stop the four famines

(CNN)In his first six months as President, Donald Trump has used his platforms to decry and cajole anything or anyone that stands in the way of his campaign promises -- or that he simply doesn't like. And he recognizes and praises the people and...

Charlottesville Victim Heather Heyer Honored in Emotional Tribute from Her Mother at MTV VMAs

Heather Heyer's legacy will live on. Heyer's mother, Susan Bro, paid tribute to her late daughter at the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, after a powerful introduction by the Rev. Robert Wright Lee. Lee -- a descendant of Robert E. Lee, the Confederate Civil War general whose...

This May Be a New Way to Beat Heart Disease

Lowering inflammation using a drug called canakinumab cut the risk of heart attacks and stroke and also lowered lung cancer risk, independent of cholesterol. Researchers say they've proven a long-held theory about heart disease: that lowering inflammation may be nearly as important as cutting cholesterol...

A New Confederate Monument Goes Up in Alabama

Confederate monuments are coming down across America in the wake of this month's violence in Charlottesville, Virginia — except in Alabama, where a new one went up on Sunday. More than 500 people showed up for the unveiling of a small monument to "Unknown Alabama...

Robert Pattinson is undeniably great in Good Time: EW review

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In one of the few quiet moments in Good Time, Robert Pattinson’s character, lowlife Connie Nikas, confesses that he believes he spent a previous life as a dog. At that point in the latest urban nightmare from the familial directing duo Josh and Benny Safdie...

August 25 – in 1927 the First Black Wimbledon Champion was Crowned

Althea Gibson was the first African-American tennis player to compete at the U.S. National Championships in 1950, and the first black player to compete at Wimbledon in 1951. She also broke racial barriers in professional golf. Althea Gibson was born in South Carolina on August...

Trump tweets about GOP senator who said he hadn’t shown ‘stability’

President Trump responded to a GOP senator's recent criticism of him with a Friday morning tweet. Strange statement by Bob Corker considering that he is constantly asking me whether or not he should run again in '18. Tennessee not happy! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August...

Leap! the Movie

If your blush-pink daydreams of tutus, pirouettes and adoring spotlights were darkly dashed by the shattered psychological mindwarp of “Black Swan,” take heart: “Leap!” is here to generously restore them. An unabashed wish-fulfilment fantasy that sweetly checks off every conceivable follow-your-heart cliché, this elegantly...

MAC to unveil Aaliyah Collection in 2018

The brand will honor the late singer next summer. On the heels of MAC's wildly successful collection inspired by the late Selena Quintanilla, the company announced this morning that come summer 2018, it will release (and consequently sell out of) a limited-edition collection inspired by R&B phenomenon Aaliyah. 20 Outfits Only Aaliyah...