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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson didn't make a household name for himself by conforming to someone else's idea of who he should be, an approach he encouraged others to take while accepting a top honor at the MTV Movie & TV Awards.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson didn't make a household name for himself by conforming to someone else's idea of who he should be, an approach he encouraged others to take while accepting a top honor at the MTV Movie & TV Awards.

NEW YORK (AP) — Gloria Vanderbilt, the intrepid heiress, artist and romantic who began her extraordinary life as the "poor little rich girl" of the Great Depression, survived family tragedy and multiple marriages and reigned during the 1970s and '80s as a designer jeans pioneer, died Monday …

I’m not a “foodie,” but I do consider myself something of a barbecue connoisseur. The smells that emanate from barbecue joints – whether big chains or hole-in-the-wall smokehouses – make my mouth water. So I was irrationally happy to discover a new place to add to my favorites list. But this…

Black holes are frightening, the boogeyman of space. Not only do they destroy everything around them at the atomic level, they are essentially invisible (accept for eruptions from the things they destroy). Black holes are all around us, singularities that warp time and space. We might even h…