The anti-Trump demonstration held just a half-mile from Trump Tower kicks off today. The event, featuring Mark Ruffalo, Alec Baldwin, Robert De Niro, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Rev. Al Sharpton and Michael Moore, is meant as a stand against President-elect Donald Trump on the eve of his inauguration, according to organizers Greenpeace and the liberal activist organization MoveOn.
On Monday night, Mindy Meyer, the 22-year-old New York state senate candidate with a very pink website, hosted her first political fundraiser at Long Island's expansive Inwood Country Club. "It's a pink tie affair!" cried the conservative campaign's invitation to the $500-a-plate dinner a few weeks back.
"When you listen to [pop] music, it's either really happy or really sad," says Alessia Cara. "No one ever touches on the feeling of 'Eh, I kind of don't want to be here.' " No one, that is, until Cara herself. The 20-year-old Canadian singer-songwriter's breakthrough, "Here," an alt-R&B soliloquy about hating a house party, peaked at No.