Mesopotamia January-February 1916: The Relief of Kut Al Amara British prisoners of war from the surrender at Kut Al Amara At the beginning of January 1916, General Sir John Nixon dispatched a relief force under Lieutenant-General Sir Fenton Aylmer to relieve the British force under General Charles Townshend besieged at Kut Al Amara. Show More Summary
Gas prices in Ottawa have dropped very low beginning Sunday night, Jan 31st. On Thursday night, it has dropped to a low of 66.1 cents per litre. As I was driving home, with only three gas bars down in my car, I could not help but stop by the ever-so-full service station to fill up the 7 dollars of gas. The post Getting even More on Low Gas Prices appeared first on Pointshogger.
Chinese New Year falls on Monday and marks the beginning of the Year of the Monkey. Also called the Lunar New Year, or the Spring Festival, the holiday is steeped in layers of myths and traditions. The festivities last for 15 days. It is a time for families with Asian heritage to come together to eat good food and participate in cultural traditions. Show More Summary
At the age of 20, most people are just beginning to figure out what careers they want to pursue. Dixie Dixon got an early start in photography, so by 20 she had years of experience under her belt and a clear direction in mind – fashion photography. Show More Summary
Gameweek 25 in the Premier League begins on Saturday, and our afternoon offering for you is Liverpool vs. Sunderland, with the Reds chasing a European spot and the Black Cats hoping to avoid relegation. Jurgen Klopp has seen his team...Show More Summary
Whether you’re at the beginning of your weight loss journey or are getting back on the wagon after a break, knowing... The post Six Ways to Kickstart Your Weight Loss appeared first on Lifehack.
Russia's newest S-500 Prometey system, which is expected to begin tests shortly, will be a major upgrade to the state-of-the-art S-400 complex and will, according to member of the advisory council of the Military-Industrial Commission Viktor Murakhovsky, be second to none.
Despite a high percentage of swine flu cases in Russia, the epidemic is beginning to decline, according to the country's health minister.
Juergen Klinsmann said the goal of this winter's U.S. Soccer training camp was to give everybody a head start heading into what figures to be a busy year, beginning next month with a pair of World Cup qualifiers for the senior team and an Olympic qualifying playoff for the U-23 team. "The benefit,...
‘It is a universally acknowledged truth that a zombie in possession of brains must be in search of more brains.’ Thus begins Pride & Prejudice & Zombies – the movie adaptation of the novel that married Jane Austin’s social satire to the zombie apocalypse. Show More Summary
This year, Chinese New Year falls on February 8, kicking off a 15-day festival in which Chinese communities around the world will celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Fire Monkey. Every year in the Chinese Zodiac, one of five elements (wood, fire, earth, or metal) is attached to the animal sign. Show More Summary
Last December marked the beginning of the end for Mozilla’s smartphone platform, Firefox OS. Now it’s official — Mozilla will cease development of the operating system after the next update and will be closing the doors on its satellite operations over the next few months. More »
Alabama returns to Coleman Coliseum for a 2-game home stand, beginning tomorrow at 2:00 with a match-up against the Missouri Tigers. The game has been announced as a sellout, but will also be televised on the SEC Network for those unable to attend. Show More Summary
World Wrestling Entertainment superstar Cesaro is advertised to be part of the upcoming Germany Tour, which begins on February 10th.
Tonight on “The O’Reilly Factor” on Fox News, Donald Trump was the first guest, and at the beginning of his segment, Bill lightheartedly and briefly touched on EffGate. During the bantering exchange, Trump repeatedly denied that he used the actual word. Show More Summary
Let me begin by stating the obvious: Tesla is a really cool luxury car. It makes the electric car something that you don’t shelling out some serious money to get. When you see one of the road, it’s practically impossible to ignore. But...Show More Summary
Where to even begin on this unbelievable shot? In a high-pressure situation with a full shot clock, Paul George chucked this Hail Mary in an attempt to draw contact, only The post WATCH: Paul George Hits Nothing But Net on Circus Shot appeared first on SLAMonline.
The photo of the shirtless teenage boy appeared on Nicole Lovell's Instagram account around the beginning of December. Next to it, a message was posted under the 13-year-old's username: "I love this baby he's so hot. HES MINE."On Facebook, Nicole posted a selfie with her lips pursed and hair swept...
Yesterday, Google announced that the long awaited Marshmallow update was finally ready for Android Wear devices. A few of them anyway. As we’ve seen with most major Android Wear updates, Google debuts the updates on select devices first, allowing other OEMs to push it to their devices at their own discretion.
Let the trash talk begin, just two days before Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, Josh Norman & Emmanuel Sanders get into a little back and forth. Why exactly did they get into a war of words? Emmanuel Sanders was tired of answering questions about him and took a jab at him while complaining about it. Broncos […]