When Yeonmi Park was a young girl in North Korea, her mother warned her “not to say—or even think—anything bad about our ‘dear leader,’ Kim Jong Il…” Park talks to Marie Claire about her new book In Order to Live, a chronicle of her family’s harrowing escape and the healing that continues today.


RS Night WolvesHow’s this for a resume: former dental surgeon and nightclub bouncer; current president of Russian motorcycle club the Night Wolves, Putin bestie, rebel fighter, leader of a nationalist movement. Rolling Stone takes readers on a ride with the Surgeon, a charismatic Russian who wields political, social and military power.


It’s a new era of pitching ace, according to Sports Illustrated. Gone is the grumpy egotist, and in his place is a polite, social media-savvy (and often heavily bearded!) fellow. This year’s crop—Jake Arrieta, Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke—have equally impressive ERAs, writes Ben Reiter, and “[p]icking a Cy Young winner among them is like selecting between a Van Gogh, a Rembrandt and a Vermeer.”


InStyle Hollywood 50 Best DressedThey wow us with their talent—and floor us with their style. InStyle‘s Hollywood’s 50 Best Dressed list includes such stalwarts as Rihanna, Gwyneth, Julianne Moore, Lupita and Cate Blanchett. Newbies Zoë Kravitz and Gugu Mbatha-Raw and Ansel Elgort round out the roster.

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I Escaped North Korea

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