How parents can help children who may be struggling with mental health: "Kids will always surprise you"
As part of Mental Health Awareness Month, the Child Mind Institute launches its "Dare to Share" campaign, encouraging kids to open up about mental health. A child psychologist discusses strategies for parents to talk with their children.cbsnews.com
Jeff Bezos says Amazon is donating $690,000 to Australian bush fire efforts
Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon, pictured on September 13, 2018. Bloomberg | Getty ImagesBillionaire Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has announced his company will donate $690,000 donation to bush fire relief efforts in Australia. In an Instagram post on Sunday, Bezos pledged 1 million Australian dollars ($690,000) on behalf of the tech giant an amount that has faced criticism by some on social media. "Amazon is donating 1 million AU dollars in needed provisions and services." The figure was derided by some online, with people comparing the sum with Bezos' personal net worth.cnbc.com
These celebrities are donating money to the Australian bushfires
The bushfires in Australia are still ravaging parts of the country and are wreacking havoc on small communities and rural towns. The damage has been devastating and news of the bushfires has spread overseas with many activists and celebrities sharing photos of the devastation on social media. There are many different places where you can donate money to help with relief, and many celebrities have shared donation links and even donated themselves. I am totally devastated watching what is happening in Australia right now with the horrific bushfires. Another Australian actor, Russell Crowe, who is in Australia right now, posted that he donated $105,000 to firefighters.
Singer Pink pledges $500,000 to fight Australia's wildfires
American pop singer Pink says she is donating $500,000 to help fight the deadly wildfires that have devastated parts of Australia. "I am totally devastated watching what is happening in Australia right now with the horrific bushfires," Pink tweeted Saturday to her 32.2 million Twitter followers. "I am pledging a donation of $500,000 directly to the local fire services that are battling so hard on the frontlines. I am totally devastated watching what is happening in Australia right now with the horrific bushfires. I am pledging a donation of $500,000 directly to the local fire services that are battling so hard on the frontlines.cbsnews.com
AP’s top albums of 2019: Ari Lennox, Summer Walker, Anitta
(Republic Records via AP)NEW YORK, NY – The top 10 albums of the year by Associated Press Music Editor Mesfin Fekadu:1. A nomination — or eight — isn’t necessary for any real music fan to realize how outstanding, soulful and poignant Lennox’s debut album is. Lennox’s “Shea Butter Baby” is the best album of the year, no matter if awards shows think differently, including you, the Soul Train Music Awards. Summer Walker, “Over It”: Summer Walker’s debut album is perfect, as she spits matter-of-fact lyrics over some beats that borrow from classic ‘90s R&B hits including Usher, Destiny’s Child and 702. But even when she’s not sampling a song, Walker can hold her own, delivering a flawless album that’s easy to obsess over.
Pink Makes 2019 People's Choice Awards a Family Affair As She Accepts Champion Award: Pics!
While Pink may be a champion for the people, she's also a hero to her family -- and they turned out to show her some love and support at this year's People's Choice Awards. The proud parents and their super cute kids were all smiles as they posed for photos before the start of the show. Entertainment/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty ImagesDuring the event, Pink was honored with the People's Champion of 2019 award, for her philanthropic work with charities such as PETA, Planned Parenthood, the Human Rights Campaign, Autism Speaks, No Kid Hungry, Make-a-Wish Foundation and many others. "It is an absolute honor to be getting this award for the People's Champion," Pink said after accepting the trophy. "I looked up People's Champion and Rocky Balboa came up, which I thought was fitting because I'm from around Philadelphia and I like to wear sweatpants and I like to fight people."
Pink's Husband Carey Hart Honors Her With the Most Touching Message for Her 40th Birthday
Pink just turned 40 and her husband, Carey Hart, marked the occasion by sharing a truly moving message for the birthday girl! Fellow celeb, Selma Blair, also chimed in, offering the songstress a thoughtful message: "Happy birthday. Happy happy birthday." Pink herself shared some birthday wishes, as well as a response: "THANK YOU FOR MY BDAY WISHES. In the past, Pink has also shared how much of a creative influence Hart is on her and her work.
Beyonce Cried and Pink Chewed Out Kanye West After He Interrupted Taylor Swift's 2009 VMAs
It's been a decade since the MTV Video Music Awards moment that people still can't stop talking about. "During the commercial break, he went back down to his seat and Pink walked up to him and got in his face. ... Kanye was very upset about this, and he was kind of shocked that he was being asked to leave. Of course, the VMAs moment set off a long feud between Swift and West -- that later involved West's wife, Kim Kardashian West -- that's still being talked about today. RELATED CONTENT:Taylor Swift vs. Kanye West: The Complete Timeline of Their Roller Coaster RelationshipTaylor Swift Reveals Shes Re-Recording Albums 1-5 Next YearTaylor Swift Delivers Energetic Performance on 'GMA'
Instagram privacy hoax spread by celebrities
NEW YORK - A new wave of fear is sweeping across the globe thanks to celebrities who share a message claiming Instagram will now allow users' photos to be used against them in court. Uhhh, it's all a hoax. Celebs such as Pink, Julia Roberts, Rob Lowe and Taraji P. Henson have all shared the fake post that says "Instagram does not have my permission to share photos or messages." "There is no truth to this post," an Instagram spokesperson told MarketWatch. In fact, the hoax isn't even new as it's been out in the social media-sphere since 2012.
Pinks Defends Meghan Markle After the 'Most Public Form of Bullying' She's Seen in a
"I'm happy to see people coming to the defense of The Duke and Duchess of Sussex," Pink wrote. "The way people treat her is the most public form of bullying I have seen in a while. The way people treat her is the most public form of bullying I have seen in a while. "Portia and I met Prince Harry and Meghan in England to talk about their work on wildlife conservation," the 61-year-old talk show host wrote. RELATED CONTENT:Ellen DeGeneres Defends 'Compassionate' Prince Harry and Meghan MarkleElton John Defends Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Amid Vacation CriticismsMeghan Markle Made Secret Trip to Ibiza With Prince Harry and Archie
Pink dyes daughter's hair in support of Jessica Simpson
Pink performs the national anthem before Super Bowl LII at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on Feb. 4, 2018. Pink has posted a message in response to some parent shamers. In a recent Instagram post, the singer, 39, shared a photo of her 8-year-old daughter sporting a bright new look, alongside an image of Jessica Simpson dyeing the ends of her own daughter's hair. Late Tuesday, Simpson, also 39, shared a series of photos on Instagram of her 7-year-old daughter donning colorful locks, complete with purples and pinks. "I heard people were bummed on Jessica Simpson for letting her seven year old get her hair colored," Pink wrote in her caption.
Should Kids Be Dyeing Their Hair?
Jessica Simpson is getting mom-shamed for letting her daughter dye her hair purple. The singer posted a photo of her 7-year-old Maxi at the salon with the tips of her blonde locks dyed purple. "Isnt she too young to have her hair dyed?" "I heard people were bummed on Jessica Simpson for letting her seven year old get her hair colored. Inside Edition spoke to hair stylist Carrie Butterworth to see if dyeing your childs hair can be dangerous.
Pink Shows She's Got Jessica Simpson's Back in the Best Way After She's Mom Shamed
Days after Jessica Simpson was mom shamed for dyeing her 7-year-old daughter, Maxwell's, hair, the "Walk Me Home" singer took to Instagram on Thursday to show that she had Simpson's back in the most epic way. "I heard people were bummed on Jessica Simpson for letting her seven year old get her hair colored. So we thought wed share what we did yesterday #bluehairdontcare #getyourownkids #parentpoliceareactuallyjustlonelysadpeople #illdyeyourhairtoolosers #ohlookmanocomments," Pink, 39, wrote alongside a photo of her dyeing her 8-year-old daughter, Willow's, blonde locks blue. On Tuesday, Simpson shared a sweet snap of little Max with pink hair. Pink, meanwhile, is no stranger to mommy shaming, and frequently claps back at those who judge her parenting.
1/31: ISIS video purportedly shows execution of Japanese hostage; Pink taxis hit India's streets to keep women safe
1/31: ISIS video purportedly shows execution of Japanese hostage; Pink taxis hit India's streets to keep women safe ISIS militants posted a video that purportedly shows the beheading of Japanese journalist Kenji Goto. ISIS had offered the release of Goto in exchange for a would-be Iraqi suicide bomber held in a Jordanian prison; and, taxis with bright pink markings have made their way to the streets of New Delhi in response to the outrage and fear of crimes against women.cbsnews.com