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In Letter to Jeff Bezos, Mom Says Alexa Has Ruined Her 6-Year-Old's Life

In Letter to Jeff Bezos, Mom Says Alexa Has Ruined Her 6-Year-Old's Life

She claims that her daughter, whose name is Alexa, has been constantly bullied and "treated like a servant" by other kids.
Hate Groups Are at a Record High in America, and We Need to Pay Attention

Hate Groups Are at a Record High in America, and We Need to Pay Attention

Hate groups are on the rise, according to a new survey from the Southern Poverty Law Center; we need to pay attention.
TMZ Spots Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Who Is Back in Action on the Supreme Court

TMZ Spots Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Who Is Back in Action on the Supreme Court

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is back at work two months after undergoing surgery for lung cancer.
Climate Change Protests Disrupt London Fashion Week

Climate Change Protests Disrupt London Fashion Week

Scenes from London Fashion Week, where Extinction Rebellion protestors swarmed the streets to demand the British Fashion Council declare a climate emergency.
Lee Radziwill is Dead at 85: Obituary

Lee Radziwill is Dead at 85: Obituary

The society doyenne and style icon passed away at age 85, WWD reported.
Donald Trump Declares a National Emergency and Sings About Getting Sued

Donald Trump Declares a National Emergency and Sings About Getting Sued

Donald Trump, declaring a national emergency at a press conference, sang a bizarre ditty about getting sued over his manufactured border crisis.
R. Kelly Could Be Indicted Soon Based on a New VHS Tape, Says Michael Avenatti

R. Kelly Could Be Indicted Soon Based on a New VHS Tape, Says Michael Avenatti

R. Kelly could be arrested imminently based on alleged new taped evidence of sexual assault of a minor sent to Chicago prosecutors by crusading lawyer Michael Avenatti.
How Would a Baguette Move? A Question Goes Viral on Twitter

How Would a Baguette Move? A Question Goes Viral on Twitter

Is this the Yanny/Laurel, blue/gold dress of 2019?
Tyra Banks and Ariana Grande Have a Mutual Lovefest on Twitter

Tyra Banks and Ariana Grande Have a Mutual Lovefest on Twitter

Compliments about height and hairstyles were shared.
Nancy Pelosi Becomes Internet Meme Gold at the State of the Union

Nancy Pelosi Becomes Internet Meme Gold at the State of the Union

A round of applause for the Internet after House Speaker Nancy Pelosi sparked the night’s most meme-able moment.
State of the Union 2019: Does America Still Need It?

State of the Union 2019: Does America Still Need It?

There are growing arguments that the State of the Union is a political relic that is increasingly worthless in 2019.
Ana Maria Archila, Who Confronted Jeff Flake During the Kavanaugh Hearings, Will Accompany Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to the State of the Union

Ana Maria Archila, Who Confronted Jeff Flake During the Kavanaugh Hearings, Will Accompany Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to the State of the Union

Ana Maria Archila, the woman who confronted Senator Jeff Flake during the Kavanaugh hearings, will join Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez at the State of the Union.
Now We Know Why Gisele Bündchen Broke Up With Leonardo DiCaprio After Dating for 5 Years

Now We Know Why Gisele Bündchen Broke Up With Leonardo DiCaprio After Dating for 5 Years

Gisele Bündchen has revealed why she broke up with Leonardo DiCaprio, and the answer has to do with their lifestyles.
All Criminal Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett

All Criminal Charges Dropped Against Jussie Smollett

All criminal charges have been dropped against Empire actor Jussie Smollett, who was accused by Chicago police of staging a racist and homophobic attack.
The Egg Instagram Gets an Assist From Jerry Media, of Fyre Festival Fame

The Egg Instagram Gets an Assist From Jerry Media, of Fyre Festival Fame

Jerry Media reps are now working in an “unofficial capacity” with the anonymous creator of the egg.
Lady Gaga Fiercely Defended Kesha—And Sexual Assault Survivors—In Newly Unsealed Deposition From Dr. Luke Lawsuit

Lady Gaga Fiercely Defended Kesha—And Sexual Assault Survivors—In Newly Unsealed Deposition From Dr. Luke Lawsuit

Lady Gaga defended Kesha and angrily challenged questioning from Dr. Luke’s lawyer, according to newly unsealed testimony from a lawsuit filed by the producer.
Stacey Abrams Will Give the Democratic Response to the State of the Union

Stacey Abrams Will Give the Democratic Response to the State of the Union

Stacey Abrams, former Democratic candidate to be governor of Georgia, will give the party’s response to Donald Trump’s State of the Union address.
Céline Dion Hits Back at Questions on Her Relationship With Pepe Muñoz, Her Body, and Her Style: "Please Leave Me Alone, Thanks"

Céline Dion Hits Back at Questions on Her Relationship With Pepe Muñoz, Her Body, and Her Style: "Please Leave Me Alone, Thanks"

Céline Dion doesn’t care what you think about her relationship with dancer and trainer Pepe Muñoz, her body, or what she wears.
Picky Eaters? For Parents, Food-Shaming Is All Too Real

Picky Eaters? For Parents, Food-Shaming Is All Too Real

Some parents are shaming others for ordering off the kids’ menu.