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  • The flavors of ceviche and shrimp cocktail, together at last
    The flavors of ceviche and shrimp cocktail, together at last Associated Press - 1 hour 51 minutes ago

    Growing up North Carolina where seafood is plentiful, I tended to take shrimp in summer for granted. It — and all seafood, for that matter — was just a delicious part of life. … More »

  • Johnny Depp, Ralph Fiennes top Venice film fest line-up
    Johnny Depp, Ralph Fiennes top Venice film fest line-up AFP Relax - 3 hours ago

    Hollywood stars Johnny Depp and Ralph Fiennes top a powerful line-up at this year's Venice film festival, with US and Italian films dominating the competition for the Golden Lion, from war dramas to rock-star thrillers. Hearthrob Jake Gyllenhaal of … More »

  • Kendall Jenner gets cheeky in new Estée Lauder commercial
    Kendall Jenner gets cheeky in new Estée Lauder commercial AFP Relax - 3 hours ago

    Estée Lauder has released its latest beauty commercial, starring model of the moment Kendall Jenner. A spoof ad within the ad sees the US beauty unable to contain her excitement at unveiling the brand's "New Pure Color Envy Liquid Lip Potion." … More »

  • Amazon moves to fuel startups for its platform
    Amazon moves to fuel startups for its platform AFP Relax - 7 hours ago

    Amazon unveiled plans Tuesday to help startups launch and sell their products and services through the US online giant. The program called Amazon Launchpad offers assistance to these new firms to get up and running and get access to the Amazon … More »

  • 'Dr. Jen' embraces breakthrough role with Arizona Cardinals
    'Dr. Jen' embraces breakthrough role with Arizona Cardinals Associated Press - 15 hours ago

    TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Jen Welter accepts the title of trailblazer, embraces the chance to be a role model for girls and, perhaps most of all, can't wait to get beyond the hype and on to work when the Arizona Cardinals open training camp this weekend. … More »

  • The Latest: Handler admits to a fascination with Dolezal
    The Latest: Handler admits to a fascination with Dolezal Associated Press - 18 hours ago

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Here's the latest from the Television Critics Association summer meeting in Beverly Hills, California, at which TV networks and streaming services are presenting details on upcoming programs (all times local): … More »

  • Obama delivers frank words about Africa's problems
    Obama delivers frank words about Africa's problems Associated Press - 19 hours ago

    ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — President Barack Obama arrived in East Africa with no big American aid packages, no ramped up U.S. military resources for fighting terror groups and no new initiatives with billions in government backing. … More »

  • Correction: The Bomb story
    Correction: The Bomb story Associated Press - 20 hours ago

    ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — In a story July 27 about a new PBS special called "The Bomb," The Associated Press reported erroneously the author of a 1946 New Yorker essay on the victims of Hiroshima. The essay was written by John Hersey, not John Henry. … More »

  • Thigh reading: the latest body-positive trend to hit Instagram
    Thigh reading: the latest body-positive trend to hit Instagram AFP Relax - Tue, Jul 28, 2015 9:09 PM PHT

    If you've got lines on your thighs that would never in a million years see the light of Instagram then it's time to reassess, because "#thighreading" is the latest beauty statement to hit social media. The hashtag was started on Twitter earlier … More »

  • Nicole Richie launches new Birchbox package
    Nicole Richie launches new Birchbox package AFP Relax - Tue, Jul 28, 2015 4:49 PM PHT

    Nicole Richie has teamed up with cosmetics group Birchbox on a limited edition beauty box to celebrate the second season of her TV series "Candidly Nicole". According to the publication, buyers of the "Candidly Nicole" box will receive a LAQA … More »