12:30 AM EDT 03/28/2015
Originally posted 03/27/2015 02:15AM
Zayn Malik admits that even he was surprised by the worldwide reaction to his announcement that he was leaving One Direction.
Originally posted 03/26/2015 09:10PM
That was quick.
Originally posted 03/26/2015 08:25PM
Zane or Zayn, what's in a name?
Originally posted 03/26/2015 04:50PM
Following the announcement of Zayn Malik's departure from the band on Wednesday, each of the members of One Direction spoke out on Twitter to express their love for their fans without directly addressing what had happened.
Originally posted 03/26/2015 03:10PM
When news broke yesterday (via the band's Facebook page) that Zayn Malik was leaving One Direction after a five-year run, heartbroken fans pretty much caused an Internet meltdown. While Directioners mostly understood that the 22-year-old made a tough decision (#AlwaysInOutHeartsZaynMalik trended on Twitter), thousands of 1D obsessives were overcome with all-caps level devastation – as Twitter user @dalzarry said, "MARCH THE 25TH THE DAY THE ENTIRE WORLD SHATTERED."
Originally posted 03/26/2015 09:10AM
Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has got the young adult vote on lock if he ever decides to run for president.
Originally posted 03/25/2015 06:35PM
It's been just hours since Zayn Malik quit One Direction, but a replacement may already be lined up.
Originally posted 03/25/2015 02:45PM
[BRIGHTCOVE "4135271160001" "" "" "auto"] After weeks of brewing rumors, Zayn Malik confirmed on Wednesday that yes, he's leaving One Direction. And One Direction fans, a.k.a. Directioners, confirmed that yes, they are absolutely devastated.
Originally posted 03/25/2015 01:15PM
After five years as part of a legitimate musical phenomenon, Zayn Malik has officially left One Direction.
Originally posted 03/21/2015 10:10PM
It's over for One Direction's Louis Tomlinson and girlfriend Eleanor Calder.
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