Couple who met at Britney Spears’ Vegas show in 2013 came back to wed

LAS VEGAS — Like stoic bridesmaids watching a friend get married, two faceless mannequins, one wearing the green stewardess outfit from Britney Spears ' "Toxic" video and the other draped in the red lion tamer ensemble from "Circus," stood beside David Krawsek and Woody Arenas on the couple's wedding day. The two men, who had met in December 2013 on the opening night of Spears' "Piece of Me" residency at Planet Hollywood, returned to the venue Friday to marry each other. See also: Shawn Mendes started his career on Vine [...]

Baltimore resident: ‘We’re fed up like Ferguson’

BALTIMORE — When black residents of Baltimore get asked whether they're surprised by the protests that have thrown their city into the national spotlight over the past week, the answer is almost always some version of, "hell no." Residents have been shouting in the streets since the death of Freddie Gray, a black Baltimore resident who died in police custody on April 19, a week after he was arrested . His death was in part due to an almost completely severed spine and a crushed voice box. [...]

Amazing photos of U.S. spacewalks throughout the years

NASA astronaut Edward White became the first American to perform a spacewalk on June 3, 1965. The walk took place during the Gemini 4 mission and lasted for about 23 minutes. In that time, White drifted weightlessly in Earth's orbit from high above the Pacific Ocean near Hawaii, to above the Gulf of Mexico, tethered by one cord [...]

Jay Z goes on tweeting spree to defend his Tidal streaming service

Jay Z fired back at critics of his Tidal music service on Sunday, claiming the site is "doing just fine" and that its subscriber base is growing. The rapper, who relaunched Tidal after purchasing its parent company Aspiro Group earlier this year for $56 million, urged critics to hold off on dismissing the service too soon. See also: 99 problems: Why Jay Z's Tidal streaming service became a train wreck "The iTunes Store wasn't built in a day," he said. [...]

16 celebrity Instagram photos from inside the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

U.S. President Barack Obama wasn't the only one who let loose at Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner Actors, models, athletes, musicians, politicians and, of course, journalists slipped into gowns and tuxedos for what's become known as "Nerd Prom" — a term that, as the Washington Post pointed out , hardly fits considering the A-list crowd. See also: Obama gets an anger translator at White House Correspondents' Dinner Celebrities, from model Chrissy Teigen to anchor Katie Couric, were out in full force, snapping group photos at every turn. [...]

Before and after photos of Nepal’s landmarks reveal devastating impact of earthquake

The massive earthquake that struck Nepal and killed at least 2,500 people on Saturday has also destroyed some of the country's most iconic landmarks. The 7.8-magnitude quake — the worst to hit Nepal in 80 years — devastated the capital of Kathmandu. Its impact can be seen in before and after photos taken across the capital city See also: Photos: Devastation in Nepal after huge earthquake Built in 1832 by then-Prime Minister Bhimsen Thapa, the famed nine-story Dharahara tower, also known as Bhimsen Tower, collapsed during the earthquake [...]
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