Actress Emma Watson not only stirred the Internet with her recent moving speech before the United Nations, but she also joined a cadre of celebrities who have used their star power to bring attention to gender issues.
In an era of porn star politicians, legalized marijuana trade and same-sex marriage, it might seem that our liberalism knows no bounds. But this idea runs aground at the door of the bathroom, a subject still abjured in polite society.
A U.S. Marine reservist who has been held in a Mexican prison for more than six months on a weapons charge is "highly despondent" and his mental health has dramatically deteriorated in recent days, his mother said.
Some billionaires like to downplay their wealth but Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Al Saud is no ordinary billionaire. He's the richest man in Saudi Arabia with investments in all manner of ventures who has taken one magazine to court for underestimating his vast wealth.