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Ariana Grande Concert Bombing: 19 Confirmed Fatalities After Suspected Suicide Bombing At Manchester Arena

Authorities in Manchester, England, are now saying that a “number of confirmed fatalities” have been reported after an explosion occurred at the venue of an Ariana Grande concert. There have also been reports that there were two blasts, not one, but those reports have yet to be corroborated. British authorities believe the incident was...

In contrast to Trump, another world leader made half his cabinet women.

Emmanuel Macron, the newly elected president of France, just finished appointing his cabinet members. Photo by Axel Schmidt/Getty Images. In what many around the globe considered a win for tolerance and fair-mindedness, Macron pulled off a resounding victory over far-right, nationalist candidate Marine Le Pen in the May 2017 election. Now, the new president's...

IN PHOTOS: Guests arrive at Pippa Middleton’s wedding

PRINCES ARRIVE. Britain's Prince Harry (R) and Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge walk to the church for the wedding of Pippa Middleton and James Matthews at St Mark's Church in Englefield, west of London, on May 20, 2017. Photo by Justin Tallis/AFP Photo MANILA, Philippines – Pippa Middleton is set to marry James...

Chemistry Teacher Arrested for Allegedly Having Sex with 17-Year-Old Student in Car

A Florida Chemistry teacher was arrested Thursday night after she allegedly had sex with a 17-year-old student in a car. Tiffany Michelle Geliga, 35, was charged with two counts of sexual assault by a person 24 years of age or older on a 16 or 17-year-old victim, WFLA reported. Police began investigating Geliga after...

‘Modern Family’ Star, Sarah Hyland, Addresses Concerns About Her Weight And Health

The Modern Family star, Sarah Hyland, went to Twitter to address the concerns of her fans about her weight and her health, specifically the idea that she was promoting anorexia. Hyland has been accused of promoting anorexia because of her weight loss and has been bullied on social media by people telling her to...

Interview: Independent artist Zach Heckendorf talks new album, ‘Artifacts’

If you haven’t heard of Zach Heckendorf yet, allow us to introduce you to an artist poised to accomplish incredible things in the music industry. As a native of Colorado, Heckendorf knew from a young age he was meant to create music. At ten years old, he picked up a guitar and began honing...

How Will Small Businesses Survive the L Train Shutdown?

Image by Timothy Krause / Lia Kantrowitz With a presumed decline in foot traffic during the upcoming closure of the Canarsie tunnel, local businesses are concerned about staying afloat. In early 2019 the L train in New York City will shut down for 15 months to repair damage caused during Hurricane Sandy. Leading up...

A magazine used Lena Dunham to hype ‘slimdown’ tips. Check out her epic response.

Lena Dunham was pretty pissed off to find herself on a recent cover of Us Weekly, and we honestly can't blame her. Next to a headline offering "20 Slimdown diet tips stars are using," Us Weekly ran a photo of the "Girls" star with the caption "Lena: how she gets motivated." But here's the...

A’s play home run derby to continue roll vs. Red Sox

Chad Pinder blasted one of four home runs that helped the A’s beat the Red Sox for the third straight game. OAKLAND — It was a battle of one-upmanship for the A’s in the fifth inning of Saturday’s 8-3 win over the Boston Red Sox. Mark Canha, the hero of Oakland’s victory the night...

10 Leading Filmmakers of Catalonia’s New Wave

A new wave of filmmakers is emerging in Catalonia: Cosmopolitan, schooled in industry practices, genre blenders and versatile in style, they have tackled wide ranging subjects. Many of them happen to be women. Variety profiles 10 leading lights from the Spanish region. NEUS BALLÚS Ballús’ short “Immersion” was well received by critics and...