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NY woman showed no remorse over battered puppy: cops

A Staten Island woman accused of stuffing a 3-month-old puppy into a bag and then chucking the defenseless animal out of her car showed no remorse when she was busted on animal cruelty charges, authorities said Wednesday.

The Ten Most Vulgar Cars Ever Made

1 hour agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Looking for good taste? You won't find it on this list. Read more...

AEGIR-Marine Partners with On Site Alignment

AEGIR-Marine and On Site Alignment (OSA) signed a contract at SMM in Hamburg confirming the companies’ strategic alliance concerning stern seal and propulsion

Nick Cannon wears $2 million shoes during ‘America's Got Talent’ finale

He's got diamonds all over his shoes! "America's Got Talent" host Nick Cannon really dressed up for the final episode Wednesday by donning shoes worth $2 million.

The Inspiration Behind 10 Luxury Fashion Sneakers

Fashion is a trickle-down world: just look at the dissemination of ideas from the catwalk down to mall retailers, or the effect your favorite influencers have on their legions of followers. What’s curious about the past few years is that… The Inspiration Behind 10 Luxury Fashion Sneakers is a post by Alec Leach on Highsnobiety.

Aneas and Schedoni Create Beautiful Leather Camera Bags for Leica

To go along with a bevy of other announcements made by niche camera brand Leica at Cologne-based photography tradeshow photokina, two new camera bags are forthcoming. With help from artisanal French brand Aneas and renowned Italian manufacturer...Show More Summary

Copenhagen’s New LED Bus Stops

Here’s another ingenious and practical infrastructure story from our mentor in all things bicycle and mass transit, Copenhagen. Safety is not a small issue with bicyclists and pedestrians. Copenhagen has many bus stops and cycle tracks with a lot of bicyclists and pedestrians, which provides the need to really integrate them well. Show More Summary

Oil Edges Below $99 but Supply Risks in Focus

Oil traded slightly lower below $99 a barrel on Thursday, pressured by ample supply and concern over the weakening of demand growth in major consumer nations, as well as a rise in the U.

Gwen Stefani & Blake Shelton Don't Need The Voice To Tear Up Jimmy Fallon's Lip Sync Battle! Watch HERE!

Who knew Blake Shelton was such an 80s music fan? And Gwen Stefani knows all the words to Carly Rae Jepsen?? That's one of the best things about Jimmy Fallon's Lip Sync Battle– you never know what song is coming next! Ch-ch-check out the video (above) to see The Voice coaches like you've never seen them before! And… CLICK HERE to see reigning LSB champ Emma Stone rocking [...]

Busch Gardens Guests Find Severed Head Halloween Displays A Little Too Timely

The terrorist group ISIS (or ISIL) is in the headlines on a daily basis, and the group uses films and displays of their captives’ and opponents’ heads and bodies as a potent weapon. How potent? Complaints from guests led the theme park Busch Gardens to change a Halloween display that features (fake, rubber) severed heads. When TV station WAVY interviewed … [More]

I Dumped A Friend Because She Spanked Her Kids

1 hour agoLifestyle : xoJane

She was a new-ish friend, but the kind I wanted to keep. Read more

Weed Wildfire Leaves Hundreds Without Homes, Jobs

What would you do if all your most cherished possessions suddenly went up in smoke? That’s the situation facing dozens of families in Weed, California right now as a fast-moving wildfire destroyed about 150 buildings in the Northern California logging town

10 Real Life Looks at IKEA’s METOD Kitchen Cabinets, SEKTION's European Twin

IKEA’s new SEKTION kitchen has yet to hit the U.S., but its European equivalent has been out for about a year. Designed for flexibility, METOD (similar to the soon-to-be SEKTION) features more sizes, shapes, drawer and facade options. Show More Summary

Artificial sweeteners may boost diabetes risk: study

Promoted as an aid to good health, artificial sweeteners may in fact be boosting diabetes risk, said a study Wednesday that urged a rethink of their widespread use and endorsement.

Cabo San Lucas: Guests are Still Stuck in Broken Down Cabo San Lucas Resorts

1 hour agoTravel / Hotels : HotelChatter

The Playa Grande resort We are starting to keep tabs on when the resorts of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico will reopen after being hit hard by Hurricane Odile but the resorts are tasked with another, bigger job--getting the guests who were there during the storm back home safe and sound. Show More Summary

Shell: Nigeria Oil Union Strike Not Affecting Exports

A strike by Nigeria's oil unions is not having any immediate impact on crude oil exports from Africa's top exporter, despite moving into a third day, spokesmen

Julianne Hough Found Fall’s Most Perfect BBB–Big Black Bag, That Is

1 hour agoLifestyle / Fashion : SheFinds

Julianne Hough may not be as A-list as say, Jennifer Aniston, but that doesn't stop us from stalking her style. From her JET by John Eshaya leather sleeve jacket to her Wildfox overalls, we kinda want to trade closets with her. Even her handbag game is on point. Show More Summary

Skip the Beaches and Hit the Streets: A Crawl of Da Nang's Amazing Street Food

Da Nang, perhaps best known by travelers for its beach resorts, is Vietnam's fifth largest city, and its feet stand in two worlds. Look up and your eyes fill with views of glistening skyscrapers, their sides adorned with garish neon. But the streets are full of flimsy aluminum tables and cheap plastic chairs, seating for the city's greatest asset: its street food.

Audi Gets Autonomous Driving Permit in California

1 hour agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

If you find yourself on a California expressway, you may just be next to a self-driving Audi. That’s right; Audi snagged California’s first permit that allows autonomous driving for automakers developing the technology. The news comes...Show More Summary

Warhol's Cookie Jars & Other Artist's Collections on Display — Design News

Some artists aren't just creators, they're collectors, too. "Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector" at the Barbican Gallery in London will include Andy Warhol's cookie jars, Damien Hirst's taxidermy, and elephant figurines from Sir Peter Blake. READ MORE »

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