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Girl power: Drew Barrymore welcomes her second daughter

Drew Barrymore and husband Will Kopelman welcomed a second daughter, Frankie, on Tuesday, People magazine reports.Happy to announce that today we are the proud parents of our second daughter, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman, the couple told the magazine.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:49:58 GMT
'Incredible': Runners with dwarfism on return to Boston Marathon

Juli Windsor will never forget crossing the finish line at the Boston Marathon, but the beginning of the race also provided her with the thrill of a lifetime.At 3 feet 9 inches tall, Windsor may have made history as one of two runners with dwarfism to complete the marathon on Monday.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:18:55 GMT
TODAY's Takeaway: Natalie celebrates Boston Marathon triumphs; Willie rings in Earth Day

1. A year after surviving the Boston Marathon bombing, Celeste and Sydney Corcoran crossed this year's finish line in an emotional reunion.I did this for every single person who can't run this race for whatever reason,'' Celeste told TODAY. They don't win. Hate doesn't win.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 21:03:38 GMT
Snoop Dogg loves Brian Williams' rap of 'Gin and Juice'

Stop worrying, Brian Williams and Jimmy Fallon: Rapper Snoop Dogg is laaaaaid back about yourMonday-night take on his 1996 Grammy-nominated hit, "Gin and Juice.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:32:33 GMT
'Utter freedom': Paralyzed woman surfs duct-taped to friend's back

For anyone who has thought of giving up on a dream, meet Pascale Honore.Twenty years ago, Honore was in a car accident that left her paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair. But she didn't let her injury slow her down or change her lifestyle.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:45:57 GMT
Ellen Page renames fans' furry friends on Twitter

If you have yet to name your new kitten, or if you have a dog that's going through an identity crisis, look no further than Ellen Page's Twitter account for what your dog should be named.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:14:55 GMT
'The Goonies' coming back again? What we want to see this time around

"Goonies never say die!" at least that's what pint-sized hero Mikey (Sean Astin) vowed in the beloved 1985 adventure flick. Now, almost 30 years later, it seems Mikey was on to something. "The Goonies" may have taken a break, but they're coming back probably.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 19:14:54 GMT
A chocolate face mask and more luxe DIY beauty treatments

Youve changed all your light bulbs to energy-efficient LEDs. Heck, you even started biking to work (well, youve thought about it, anyway.) Next on your eco-friendly agenda: Creating your own all-natural, organic and still totally luxurious DIY beauty products at home.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:59:24 GMT
Sheila Bair's memo to millennials: Protect your finances

From navigating post-college employment to dealing with student debt, the millennial generation faces many financial challenges. What steps can a young professional take to help ensure his or her financial security?







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:28:25 GMT
Five reasons not to miss 'Fargo,' FX's hilariously dark drama

If you're a fan of "Fargo," you will love "Fargo." And if you never saw the film, you will still love "Fargo." The wickedly good television adaptation of the Coen brothers' cult classic film returns to FX tonight, after drawing rave reviews from critics and fans in its debut last week.







Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:27:00 GMT
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