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September 21 2017 7:36 PM

The pop star responded to Noah Michelson's column claiming her silence was "total bullshit."

September 21 2017 4:13 PM

On her path to becoming an out role model, Jossie Ochoa has had to fight trolls and sensationalistic headlines.

September 20 2017 12:13 PM

It's almost as though they know nothing about 9 to 5 or her support of her LGBT fans. 

8:59 PM

Lying for a vindictive, incompetent president is not something to celebrate, according to many media watchers.

1:18 PM

O'Donnell, who adopted a daughter with Rounds, commented on the tragedy of mental illness.

September 15 2017 7:53 PM

Munroe Bergdorf is back and teaming up with another ex-L’Oréal model as the face of another beauty brand.

September 15 2017 2:03 PM