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21 Hanukkah Gifts That Will Seriously Light Up Someone’s Holiday

Us Weekly has affiliate partnerships so we may receive compensation for some links to products and services. The festival of lights! Hanukkah begins the evening of December 18 this year, its last day falling on December 26, overlapping with Christmas. The timing is perfect for feeling fully festive! Bring on the latkes and the sufganiyot

A Guide to All the ‘DWTS’ Pros and Their Spouses

The only thing that outshines a mirrorball trophy is a diamond ring. Some Dancing With the Stars pros have found their perfect match in the ballroom, but others have kept their personal lives off the dance floor. Lindsay Arnold exchanged vows with her high school sweetheart, Sam Cusick, in their home state of Utah in

John Stamos Tells Dax Shepard He Was Nearly Set Up With Kristen Bell

John Stamos, Dax Shepard, and Kristen Bell Shutterstock (3)What could have been. During a conversation with Dax Shepard, John Stamos revealed that his agent once tried to set him up with the podcast host’s wife — Kristen Bell. “I was freshly divorced [from ex-wife Rebecca Romijn], there was some award show or party or after-party

Kate Winslet Stars Alongside Her Real-Life Daughter Mia in ‘I Am Ruth’

Like mother, like daughter! Kate Winslet and her daughter, Mia Threapleton, will appear on screen together in the upcoming Channel 4 anthology series I Am Ruth. In the feature-length episode — the series’ season 3 debut — Winslet, 47, plays Ruth, a mother who is concerned about her daughter Freya’s excessive social media use. “You

Ben Higgins’ Season 20 of ‘The Bachelor’: Where Are They Now?

A perfect Ben? Ben Higgins may go down as one of the most beloved Bachelors in the history of the ABC franchise, but season 20 still had a fair share of drama. After competing for Kaitlyn Bristowe’s heart on season 11 of The Bachelorette in 2015, the Colorado native went on his own journey for

Lack of computer access linked to poorer mental health during COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic and ensuing social restrictions disrupted young people’s social interactions and resulted in several periods during which school closures necessitated online learning. A new study by the University of Cambridge has highlighted how lack of access to a computer was linked to poorer mental health among young people and adolescents during COVID-19 lockdowns.

Physicists find a new way to measure the properties of a material’s surface layer

Using a process called auger-mediated positron sticking (AMPS), scientists from the Positron Lab in the UTA Department of Physics have developed a new technique that can measure the properties of the topmost atomic layer of materials. This novel spectroscopic tool uses virtual photons to measure the topmost atomic layer’s electronic structure selectively. When incoming positrons

Black holes don’t always flash GRBs, study

According to scientists, the engine that powers energetic and short-lived gamma-ray bursts must always come from a newly formed black hole. However, a new study contradicts this scientific orthodoxy. The study by Dr. Nuria Jordana-Mitjans at the University of Bath suggests that some short-duration GRBs are triggered by the birth of a supramassive star, not

A new quantum phase discovered for developing hybrid materials

Crystalline solids that exhibit the typical phase transition involve a change in the crystal structure. Such structural phase transitions usually occur at finite temperatures. However, controlling the chemical composition of the crystal can lower the transition temperature to absolute zero (−273°C). The transition point at absolute zero is called the structural quantum critical point. Scientists

Oxford’s Westgate Centre releases Christmas advert

Oxford’s Westgate Centre has released its Christmas advert ahead of the festive season. The 30 second advertisement focuses on leaving your family “speechless” on Christmas Day by giving them the perfect gift, purchased from the shopping centre of course. READ MORE: Didcot: Long delays on A4130 due to roadworks The synopsis for the advert reads: “We

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Blue Jean Baby! FRAME’s Black Friday Sale Is Here — Save Up to 60% Off!

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15 of the Best Nordstrom Black Friday Deals — Up to 68% Off!

Us Weekly has affiliate partnerships so we may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Black Friday at Nordstrom! It’s begun! Thousands and thousands of holiday deals have arrived, but only for a limited time! Most-wanted fashion and accessories, luxury beauty, elevated home decor — Nordstrom has it all, and it’s all on

XOXO! Revisit Gossip Girl’s Iconic Thanksgiving Episodes

Relationships and alliances may have changed over the six seasons of Gossip Girl, but there was one thing fans could always count on: Thanksgiving drama. With the exception of season 5, Serena van der Woodsen (Blake Lively), Blair Waldorf (Leighton Meester), Nate Archibald (Chace Crawford), Dan Humphrey (Penn Badgley), and Chuck Bass (Ed Westwick) found themselves

‘27 Dresses’ Cast: Where Are They Now? Katherine Heigl, James Marsden, More

Always a bridesmaid! 27 Dresses captivated audiences in 2008 with its rom-com story line, empowering female lead and variety of ugly bridesmaid gowns. The romantic story of Jane (Katherine Heigl) being obsessed with weddings — while pining over her boss George (Edward Burns) — is a tale as old as time. While Jane falls victim