1. This is Rihanna’s latest strange getup, for her new music video.
This highly uncomfortable evolution of the jort may seem like a Rihanna innovation, but it’s not — denim thongs have been done before.
- Turkey hopes to ease tensions with Russia after it shot down a Russian warplane earlier this week. The countries have differing accounts of the incident. ›
- France and Russia have agreed to coordinate their airstrikes with the U.S. against ISIS. ›
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