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Oprah claims top spot on Forbes 'Most Powerful Celebrities' list

Forbes has released their 2013 Most Powerful Celebrities list. In the number one position for the fifth time is Oprah Winfrey .

VIDEO: NFL star Aaron Hernandez arrested at MA home, released by Patriots

Former New England Patriots tight end, Aaron Hernandez was arrested at his Massachusetts home by police Wednesday morning.

What Jim Carrey got wrong

Last weekend, actor Jim Carrey tweeted that he has decided to withdraw his support for his movie "Kick-Ass 2" due to its violent content.

When crocodiles roamed the poles

Most of us can appreciate that the world is an ancient place and that a lot has changed in the almost 4.6 billion years since it took its shape.

Nelson Mandela remains in critical condition; crowds gather outside hospital

Former South African President Nelson Mandela remained hospitalized in critical condition Tuesday, a government spokesman said.

Queen Elizabeth II Fast Facts

Here's a look at the life of Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and of her other Realms and Territories and Head of the Commonwealth of Nations.

GRAPHIC VIDEO: 'Nanny cam' catches burglar brutally attack homeowner

A nanny-cam was rolling as a burglar brutally attacked a homeowner while her young child sat in the same room. Now, police in Millburn, New Jersey are asking the public to look at the video, and help identify the attacker.

Asia's ideal beauty: Looking Caucasian

"Dr. Youn, my daughter is so ugly." A Korean mother in her 50s sits before me in the exam room, her teenage daughter next to her.

This font has a big Impact on memes

Bacon and eggs. Motherhood and apple pie. Block and tackle. Image memes and Impact.

10 of the world's best meditation retreats

Adventure travel isn't always about riding waves and ascending heights -- sometimes it's about heading inside, to explore the realm of our inner worlds.