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John Legend Proves Love Has No Borders in New "Surefire" Music Video

John Legend is using his latest music video, for the track "Surefire" from Darkness and Light, to prove that true love knows no borders—either physical or cultural. Read More »

This Ad Tells the True Story of a Transgender Mother and Adopted Daughter

The opening credits of Vick's new ad, "Generations of Care #TouchOfCare," read "A True Story." Receiving more than 9 million views on YouTube, the message preaches that "motherhood has no gender," and is sparking controversy over the debate of transgender people's rights in India. Read More »

From South Side to the White House: 23 Photos of Michelle and Barack Obama That Will Melt Your Heart

Starring Tika Sumpter as Michelle Robinson, and Parker Sawyers as Barack Obama, the 2016 movie "Southside with You" tells the story about the summer of 1989 when the future president, then 28 years old, and First Lady-to-be, 25, f Read More »

Studies Show Women are Marrying Later; This 80-Year-Old Bride Proves It

It may come as no surprise that — according to a survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau — since the 1970s, more Americans are waiting to get married. Read More »

Twitter Spreads the Love On #InternationalDayofPeace

In the midst of everything going on recently with police brutality and terrorist attacks, pausing to acknowledge International Day of Peace might not be a bad idea. Read More »

You Have to See This Heartwarming Olympic Proposal

The Olympics always brings to light a ton of heartwarming stories about the athletes competing, but now, one of those stories played out on the actual competition field in Rio. Yes, it's finally happened — an athlete got a marriage proposal in the middle of the Games. Read More »

MAKERS Checklist: What We're Loving This Summer

We're kicking summer 2016 into high gear with a collection of things we love this season and are looking forward to checking off our list in the warm months to come. Read More »

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