Cover Story: Marion Jones

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By Teryl Warren The dramatic story has been well-documented over the years. In 2007, Marion Jones – a young wife, mother and superstar athlete – found herself at the epicenter of one of the biggest doping scandals in sports history.  The justice that followed was swift; and the fallout – relentless, in the beginning – [...]

Mr. Right: Iron Man Chris McCormack

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You’ve seen the movie Iron Man, but what do you know about the real life Iron Men (and women) who brave the weather, water, and grueling terrain in international Iron Man competitions?  We recently caught up with two-time Iron Man World Champion Chris McCormack to find out what kind of mettle it takes to be [...]

Features: Red Tails

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By Teryl Warren They hailed from nearly every city in America.  Some were drafted into the military, most were college-educated, and all of them were young, talented and shared a dream of showing the world the heights to which they were capable of soaring. It would be decades before their country would rightfully honor their [...]

Designer Spotlight: Sue Wong

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  There is an art to being a woman.  A true study in contrasts, every one of us can be at once an angel, a vamp, a muse, and a queen.  We are as complex as we are beautiful, and no fashion artist understands this layered dynamic quite like Sue Wong. “Basically, I’m a fashion [...]

Purse Strings: International Princess Project

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SHANNON KEITH & THE INTERNATIONAL PRINCESS PROJECT Twelve years into the new millennia, it’s nearly impossible to believe that there are an estimated 27 million people living in bondage around the globe.  Recent studies show that human trafficking now ranks second (to narcotics) as the world’s most lucrative illicit industry.  As Founder of the International [...]

WILES GETS WISE

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Wiles Magazine was a media sponsor of Women in Sports & Events (WISE-LA’s) Women of Inspiration Awards Dinner celebrating the dynamic careers of trailblazing women in sports and events. Honorees Karen Brodkin, Senior Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs for Fox Sports Media Group; Susan Rosenbluth, Senior Vice President of AEG Live/Goldenvoice; and Amy [...]

The Greatest Celebrity Comeback?

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WHO IS THE GREATEST CELEBRITY COMEBACK OF ALL TIME? By Marc Alexander   The New Year has always been a time when minds and mouths conspire to construct resolutions. Most are about losing weight or saving money or communicating more with your significant other. They usually last for a few weeks, a month, maybe for [...]

What He Wants

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CONFLICT RESOLUTION By Tripp Even the healthiest intimate relationships have issues. There’s no such thing as a perfect boyfriend or girlfriend, husband or wife.  Flaws will always exist, but it’s how you deal with them that make a relationship work. As we enter a new year, it’s important to know how to handle conflicts. Let’s [...]

Performer Spotlight: Lira

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This past summer, South African songstress Lira and her band performed in Los Angeles, and Wiles was there! Soulful, energetic and engaging are just a few of the words that come to mind to describe Lira as a woman, as well as a performer.  We recently connected with her to find out more about her career [...]

Well-Said: Fitness Tips from Tyler Lough

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Essential Tips For Keeping That New Year’s Resolution From celebrity fitness trainer Tyler Lough The New Year has just begun and shedding those extra holiday pounds is something a lot of people are struggling to do.  If your New Year resolution to get and stay in shape then let me help you take charge of [...]