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'Battle of the Sexes': How Emma Stone Became Billie Jean King With a Tan and '70s Haircut
  • Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:20

“Billie Jean King didn’t wear a lot of makeup,” says makeup department head Torsten Witte, of planning to transform the actress into the tennis ...

Anatomy of a Hit: How ABC's 'The Good Doctor' Became the Season's Breakout
  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 22:51

Star Freddie Highmore initially passed on the David Shore medical more Live Feed

Canine cosmonaut: 60yrs since ‘Soviet space dog’ Laika became 1st Earthling in orbit
  • Fri, 03 Nov 2017 17:18

November 3 marks the 60th anniversary of Soviet space-dog Laika blasting off in Sputnik 2 to become the first Earth-born creature to orbit our planet....

Riley lost 30kg and became an Instagram star
  • Fri, 03 Nov 2017 08:38

RILEY HEMSON may have the added pressure of more than 64,000 Instagram followers keeping up with her weight loss journey but it’s her own determinat...

'Stranger Things': How Steve Harrington Became Season 2's Breakout Hero
  • Thu, 02 Nov 2017 11:01

"It came from a place of not wanting Joe Keery to play the sad sack beat for nine episodes," executive producer Shawn Levy tells more ...

How an Aircraft Trader Became an Ally of China's HNA
  • Tue, 31 Oct 2017 00:09

As a startup airline blossomed into a powerful conglomerate now known as HNA Group Co., an aircraft trader aligned himself with the Chinese business a...

Young Russian Policeman Became an Instagram Star [photos]
  • Mon, 30 Oct 2017 17:20

This 23-year old policeman from St. Petersburg became an Instagram star with over 60,000 subscribers. His name is Artem and he is getting thousands of...

Minsk Journal: How Europe’s Last Dictatorship Became a Tech Hub
  • Sun, 08 Oct 2017 13:58

Minsk, the capital of Belarus, is home to more than 30,000 tech workers, and many of them are creating mobile apps used across the world. NYT > Techn...

How Children’s Education Became the New Luxury Status for Chinese Parents
  • Thu, 05 Oct 2017 06:32

What’s the latest luxury status symbol in China? It’s not a handbag by Louis Vuitton or Gucci. According to Chinese parents, it’s their ...

How an obscure Chinese hospital became a beacon of hope for foreign cancer patients
  • Sun, 01 Oct 2017 21:14

When Filipino housewife Divina Gracia Meer was diagnosed with stage-four lung cancer in April, her sister-in-law, a gynaecologist, advised her to seek...

The refugee who became a soccer star
  • Sun, 01 Oct 2017 15:11

Nadia Nadim fled Afghanistan as a child. Now she plays for Denmark and Portland. BBC News - Asia

Finder of past survivors, Mexican rescue dog Frida became symbol of earthquake hope
  • Fri, 29 Sep 2017 10:41

Even without rescuing anyone from the rubble after Mexico’s big earthquake, a photogenic yellow Labrador retriever named Frida has gained an int...

How the NBA became China’s most popular sports league, with a boost from tech giants such as Weibo and Tencent
  • Wed, 27 Sep 2017 10:09

When the NBA decided to open its official Weibo account in 2010, it probably never dreamt it would be so successful. That account on the Chinese socia...

How Mountaineering Became a New Fad for Chinese Moguls
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:29

On May 23, Wang Jing, co-founder of the Chinese outdoor equipment brand Toread, published a post on Weibo, China’s wildly popular microblogging webs...

Chopper pilot who died in Antarctica 'became braver' while awaiting rescue, inquest told
  • Tue, 19 Sep 2017 20:36

The wife of a helicopter pilot who died in Antarctica last year after being left for hours in a crevasse praises her husband's bravery but criticises ...

Meet Wengie, a YouTuber who became the fourth Powerpuff Girl - CNET
  • Mon, 18 Sep 2017 06:40

Wendy Ayche's gig as a YouTuber with more than 8 million subscribers helps her land the gig of her dreams -- voicing the new Powerpuff Girl named Blis...

Grief Cops, Bastard Sword, Beastenders, and the fictional game tweets that became a book
  • Sat, 16 Sep 2017 14:39

When your average person kills time on social media they heart pictures of dogs, gently stalk the pages of their crushes and argue with anime avatars ...

The Echo: Capitol Hill Became the Center of Twitter Political Discussion
  • Fri, 15 Sep 2017 12:33

Twitter activity moved down Pennsylvania Avenue this week. U.S. News - Opinion

How coming clean about financial struggle — and counseling others — became a calling
  • Fri, 08 Sep 2017 07:36

RELATED LINKS55, unemployed and faking normal: One woman’s story of barely scraping by Are you hanging off a financial cliff? Here’s how to cope C...

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