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Meet the Poet Who Inspired Beyoncé's Lemonade

Who Is Warsan Shire? 5 Things to Know About the Poet Who Inspired Beyoncé's Lemonade

Originally posted 04/29/2016 01:15PM

Beyoncé's Lemonade may be a visual album but it still has fans hanging on to the singer's every word – thanks in part to the award-winning poetry of 27-year-old Somali-Brit Warsan Shire.

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Author Says Women Who Aren't Mothers Also Deserve Paid Maternity Leave

Author Says Women Who Aren't Mothers Also Deserve Paid Maternity Leave

Originally posted 04/29/2016 10:05AM

An author is arguing that all women deserve to take paid maternity leave, even if they don't have a baby. She's calling it "meternity" leave.

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Filed Under: Pregnancy, Books
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David Miscavige's Father on How His Son Changed After Joining Scientology Leadership: 'He Looked at Me Like, "Who Are You Talking To?" '

David Miscavige's Father on How His Son Changed After Joining Scientology Leadership: 'He Looked at Me Like, "Who Are You Talking To?" '

Originally posted 04/28/2016 11:40AM

As David Miscavige's father prepares to release a scathing memoir about his son, Ron Miscavige says in a new interview that David became more "authoritarian" as he rose through the Scientology ranks to become leader of the controversial religion – and increasingly distant from the man who introduced him to the religion as a boy.

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Filed Under: Religion, 20/20, Books

Scientology Leader David Miscavige's Father Speaks Out About Him – as His Son Threatens to Sue

Originally posted 04/27/2016 01:10PM

The father of Scientology leader David Miscavige has written a book about his son provocatively titled Ruthless: Scientology, My Son David Miscavige, and Me – and David Miscavige has threatened to sue over the book, which its U.K. publisher says details the younger Miscavige's "brutal approach to running the organization." In the first excerpts from an interview Ron Miscavige did with ABC, he talks about his estranged son's childhood and says he "wasn't always that way."

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Filed Under: Religion, Books, Tom Cruise

Behind the Scenes with Lily Collins During Her Peter Pan Audiobook Recording Session

Originally posted 04/27/2016 08:30AM

Snow White is the new voice behind the Peter Pan story.

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Harriet Tubman: 5 Things You Didn't Know About the Underground Railroad Icon and Civil War Spy Who Will Grace the New $20 Bill

Harriet Tubman: 5 Things You Didn't Know About the Underground Railroad Icon and Civil War Spy Who Will Grace the New $20 Bill

Originally posted 04/21/2016 05:45PM

Many Americans rejoiced when it was announced Wednesday that Harriet Tubman will replace former President Andrew Jackson on the front of a new $20 bill.

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How Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy's Scandalous Marriage Was 'Political Poison' to JFK's Path to the White House

How Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy's Scandalous Marriage Was 'Political Poison' to JFK's Path to the White House

Originally posted 04/15/2016 08:55PM

The Kennedy family has a long history of hiding its scandals behind closed doors, and it was no different with Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy's controversial marriage to a Protestant future duke named Billy Hartington.

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Fuller House Stars Team Up for Dave Coulier's Musical Children's Book

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Fuller House Stars Team Up for Dave Coulier's Musical Children's Book

Originally posted 04/15/2016 11:00AM

Leave it to Dave Coulier to write a children's book about a family of boogers. And leave it to his Fuller House castmates to join him for the shenanigans!

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How Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy Could Have Been Every Bit as Powerful as Her Brother JFK

How Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy Could Have Been Every Bit as Powerful as Her Brother JFK

Originally posted 04/15/2016 08:50AM

Before her tragic death in a plane crash at 28, Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy was the star of the Kennedy family. Nicknamed "Kick" for her high-spirited personality, she was her father's favorite: charming, outgoing, and fiercely driven – just like her older brother, John F. Kennedy.

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Why Kick Kennedy's Defiance of the Catholic Church Meant Her Family Refused to Attend Her Wedding – and Even Her Funeral

Why Kick Kennedy's Defiance of the Catholic Church Meant Her Family Refused to Attend Her Wedding – and Even Her Funeral

Originally posted 04/13/2016 12:05PM

Kathleen "Kick" Kennedy broke her parents' hearts when she defied their wishes and married Billy Hartington, a future duke – and a Protestant.

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