Those criticizing Gabby Douglas' hair should rethink what's more important, superficial beauty or talent.
The new Miss Teen USA uses her platform to address bullying. Her rocky childhood brings back horrific memories one high school kid.
When it comes to parenting, why do dads get a round of applause for doing the bare minimum?
What's holding you back from living your best life? Is it low self-esteem?
The Jackson family files a missing person's report for their matriarch, Katherine. Turns out, she was resting in Arizona with her daughter, Rebbie.
There is nothing you can do about someone else's ignorance. Be yourself at all times.
When it comes to be being an adult, don't you wish there as a how-to book?
Support for Tameka Raymond during this difficult time appears to be fading, many calling her current situation karma.
Now that he's out of the closet, will the hip-hop singer's audience still buy his music?
R. Kelly’s autobiography Soulacoaster: The Diary of Me isn't the page turner we hoped it would be.
President Obama on Democrats and Republicans coming together: "That's the way the American people expect Washington to work."
Justin Bieber visits Philippine typhoon victims http://t.co/snA6iF5xmp via @usatoday
RT @WhiteHouse: "Today?s bipartisan budget agreement is a good first step." ?President Obama: http://t.co/K9nRsR87Jz
RT @SenatorHughes: Miriam Makeba with Hugh Masekela- South Africa freedom song, Soweto Blues: http://t.co/c3eNLfcwtu via @youtube @theshery?
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