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How to of the Day
How to Get Rid of Inner Thigh Fat
Getting rid of inner thigh fat can be a frustrating venture. In order to successfully lose inner thigh fat, you must combine consistent healthy eating with habitual exercise. However, it is important to keep in mind that neither diet nor exercise will only target the fat specifically on your inner thighs; instead you should look to reduce your body fat in general with a healthy diet while simultaneously shaping and toning your thighs through rigorous exercise.

Sports : NPR
Famous Big-Wave Surf Contest Thwarted By Undersized Waves
"The Bay calls the day. The Eddie is No Go," read the website of the Quiksilver In Memory of Eddie Aikau contest, called "The Eddie" for short.
Video: UCLA Gymnast Sophina DeJesus Whips, Nae Naes And Slays
The viral video of DeJesus' routine doesn't show an athlete dominating in a traditionally white sport despite her race. She's an athlete celebrating her identity in the sport she loves.
Reality Star And Ex-Rapper Team Up To Coach Miami High School Football Team
Lakatriona "Bernice" Brunson of South Beach Tow fame has been named head football coach at Miami Jackson High School. Former 2 Live Crew rapper Luther Campbell is the new defensive coordinator.
Not Ready To Stop Obsessing Over Beyoncé And 'Formation'? We Got You
So you've watched the music video, and the halftime show, eleventy million times. Now, let these smart takes help you parse all the feels.
Small Batch: The Super Bowl, From Peyton vs. Cam To Twitter vs. Coldplay
We talk about the game, the quarterbacks, the halftime show in which Coldplay was hopelessly outshined, and lots more.

"Make it Tonight" - EatingWell
Pesto Chicken & Cannellini Bean Soup
This healthy, Italian-inspired chicken soup recipe is loaded with fiber-rich vegetables and beans and gets an extra boost of flavor from a swirl of pesto at the end. To get a homemade stock flavor using store-bought broth, we simmer bone-in chicken breasts in the broth before adding the rest of the soup ingredients.

Shrimp Piccata with Zucchini Noodles
The tangy lemon-caper sauce in this healthy Italian makeover recipe is a natural with shrimp. Serving it over zucchini noodles (aka zoodles) keeps the dish summery and low-cal, but it’s also delicious with whole-wheat spaghetti.

Chinese Seared Pork with Five-Spice Rhubarb Sauce
In a play on Peking duck, rhubarb replaces plums in the typical sauce in this healthy Chinese pork recipe. The rhubarb sauce is also great with chicken or seafood, or as a dip for your favorite dumplings.

Mozzarella, Basil & Zucchini Frittata
This vegetable-studded frittata recipe is one of the quickest meals you can make. Make it for breakfast, or serve for lunch or dinner with a tossed salad and a slice of olive oil-drizzled crusty baguette.

Flat-Iron Steak Salad with Mustard-Anchovy Dressing
This steak salad recipe is tasty and easy to make. Flat-iron steak is quite tender; cook this lean cut of steak to medium-rare for the best flavor.

Arts & Life : NPR
'Deadpool' Is a Potty-Mouthed Splatterfest. A Really Funny One
NPR film critic Bob Mondello says Deadpool goes in deep on its R rating — and has plenty of fun doing it.
'Touched With Fire' Is Dedicated To Great Art, But Isn't Great Art
The drama stars Katie Holmes and Luke Kirby as artists hospitalized with bipolar disorder and struggles in its exploration of the link, if one exists, between their work and their illness.
A Glimpse Into The Future In 'Mountains May Depart'
Chinese writer-director Jia Zhangke follows his characters from 1999 all the way forward to 2025, where a sun-bleached tomorrowland threatens alienation from tradition.
'Zoolander 2' Can't Quite Walk The Walk-Off Anymore
It's not hard to believe Zoolander 2 suffers from plot problems, but even beyond that, it can't find the rhythm with its gags at the expense of fashion, either.
A Family Fixer Struggles To Stay Afloat In 'Glassland'
Irish writer-director Gerard Barrett gets fine performances from Jack Reynor and Toni Collette in this story of a young man who bears the burden of caring for his alcoholic mother.

Coming Soon Movies

Opens Friday, Feb 19, 2016

Based on the incredible true story of Jesse Owens, the legendary athletic superstar whose quest to become the greatest track and field athlete in history thrusts him onto the world stage of the 1936 Olympics, where he faces off against Adolf Hitler.

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Opens Friday, Feb 19, 2016

“Risen” is the epic Biblical story of the Resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer.

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The Witch

Opens Friday, Feb 19, 2016

A devoutly Christian family in 1630's New England, struggles to survive living along the edge of a vast wilderness.

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Eddie The Eagle

Opens Friday, Feb 26, 2016

Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael “Eddie” Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself – even as an entire nation was counting him out.

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Triple 9

Opens Friday, Feb 26, 2016

In TRIPLE 9, a crew of dirty cops is blackmailed by the Russian mob to execute a virtually impossible heist. The only way to pull it off is to manufacture a 999, police code for “officer down”.

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Gods of Egypt

Opens Friday, Feb 26, 2016

In this spectacular action-adventure inspired by the classic mythology of Egypt, the survival of mankind hangs in the balance as an unexpected mortal hero Bek, undertakes a thrilling journey to save the world and rescue his true love.

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Opens Friday, Mar 4, 2016

The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it’s a melting pot where animals from every environment live together.

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London Has Fallen

Opens Friday, Mar 4, 2016

The sequel to the worldwide smash hit “Olympus Has Fallen."

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