A lot of people see their bathroom as an oasis of sorts, a place to relax witha long, hot shower. Nothing beats those leisurely Saturday morning showers when you know you don’t have any real obligations for a whole day or two. For others, though, the bathroom simply seems...
BELFAST (Reuters) - Martin McGuinness, a former Irish Republican Army commander who was deputy first minister of Northern Ireland for a decade, has died aged 66, his party, Sinn Fein, announced on Tuesday. A key figure throughout five decades of conflict and peace in the UK province, McGuinness had...
Last week the Federal Reserve Board raised interest rates for the third time in the last year and a half. This move did not get nearly as much attention as it deserves. The decision to raise interest rates was a conscious decision to slow the rate of economic growth...
On a cloudless, warm summer day in Los Angeles, several thousand teens, the parents who adore them and the sales and marketing machines that cater to them, all gathered in the stuffy halls of the Los Angeles convention center to attend Beautycon Festival a day-long paean to the...
Potty training is a subject that keeps many parents awake at night, browsing forums and sites in search of tips, advice, and proven techniques. But how do you know which potty-training tips will work for your child and which wont? Surely, there is no “one size fits all” solution...
Governments of the Industrial World, you weary giants of flesh and steel I declare the global social space we are building to be naturally independent of the tyrannies you seek to impose, declaimed the Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace, 21 years ago. Welp. That did not go...
Uber President, Jeff Jones, abruptly quit the ride hailing tech company on Sunday. Recode, which broke the news, reported that Jones resignation was directly related to Ubers recent pileup of controversies that included a culture of rampant sexism and harassment. Jones tenure with Uber lasted just six months:...
Ken Miller Contributor Ken Miller is an investor, writer and advisor to several technology companies and venture capital firms. Previously he was an executive at PayPal and Intuit, and early advisor to Square. More posts by this contributor: Data shows a...
South Dakota State Jackrabbits take on the Gonzaga Bulldogs, because college basketball is the best.Image: Getty ImagesYour March Madness office pool is like the Charles Schwab of sports betting. Beyond those hastily chosen brackets, theres an entire cottage industry of sports betting thats increasingly resembling Wall Street. In...
RALEIGH, N.C. Jennifer and Keith Gibbs say the Affordable Care Act has hurt their family, sticking them with soaring premiums and out-of-pocket costs. Claire and Allen Secrist say the law has helped them and their young daughter, making it possible to get life-changing medical care while avoiding financial ruin....
Breakfast is supposed to be the biggest meal of the day, when you fill up with something hearty and healthy to giveyourself a good start tothe morning. Usually my favorite breakfast choice at the diner is not the healthiest. And if Im in a coffee shop with some baked...
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - This is what makes Disney such a powerhouse. Beauty and the Beast, the studios latest live action update of a cartoon classic, waltzed its way to a towering $170 million debut this weekend, setting a new record for a March opening and solidifying the Mouse...
Tyler Oakley is one of many LGBT+ vloggers who have seen their videos filtered out in "restricted mode"Image: Matt Baron/BEI/ShutterstockSeveral popular LGBTQ+ YouTube vloggers have claimed that YouTube is using the site's "restricted mode" to hide some of their videos. SEE ALSO: How you can help protect trans...
Over the past few years weve seen a lot of anger. Weve seen a seemingly sane country cut itself off from mainland Europe and weve seen a seemingly beneficent border police force turn angry. Weve heard that immigrants steal our jobs, kill our people, and bring in drugs...
Congratulations are in order for Marion Cotillard and her longtime partner Guillaume Canet the couple welcomed their second child! The French actress, 41, recently gave birth to a baby girl, her rep confirmed to People. She and Canet also have a5-year-old son, Marcel, together. Cotillard first announced her pregnancy...
A Confederate flag was hoisted up a flagpole attached to a car near two NCAA tournament games in South Carolina on Sunday, just two years after the state was permitted to host the sporting events thanks to the flags removal from state grounds. The controversial red and blue flag,...
When Reba Parker’s children were old enough to move out, the empty nester decided to fulfill her dream of living with less. “I’ve always wanted to live small,” she said. “I love living with less things. I have everything I need and nothing more.” She’s lived in her tiny...
Hop inside the X-Wing, y'all. Mark Hamill is about to take you to Nostalgia Town. On Saturday, the Star Wars star and prolific Trump impersonator took a break from staring at stuff on Ahch-To to share a throwback photo from the filming of Episode IV: A New Hope. "Taken...
Iconic rock-and-roll guitarist and singer-songwriter Chuck Berry has passed away at age 90after decades of performing in the music industry. BornCharles Edward Anderson Berry onOctober 18, 1926, Chuck rocketed to fame in the late 1950s after being signed by Chess Records. In that time he wrote and performed some...
Google plans to give its advertising clients more control over where their ads appear on YouTube and the Google Display Network, which posts advertising to third-party websites. It announced the move in a blog post from its European business after major brands pulled ads from the platform because...