In my lifetime, I have seen changes I never thought were possible. Apartheid ended in South Africa. Same-gender couples are legally marrying in a burgeoning number of states and countries. I have seen Metropolitan Community ChurchesShow More Summary
When will the Atlanta Beltline start construction on the massive Westside park and lake centered around an abandoned quarry? Will the smart-growth project's southeast trail linking Glenwood Park to Adair Park be built in our lifetime?… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Sorry for cursing, but holy shabolies! William Byrd High School student Marvey'o Otey nailed the shot of a lifetime during a recent game. It's a behind-the-back save fired off just before momentum carries Otey out of bounds and out of the gym altogether. Show More Summary
As part of ABC’s “Home for the Holidays,” the producers of “Last Man Standing” gave the family of real-life sailor, Petty Officer First Class Raymond McKnight
Including a self-assembled bike, a portable humidifier, a backpack that could last a lifetime, and more. Whether it's a jet-setting businessman uncle, a kid about to "study" abroad in Europe, or a pair of long-distance lovers, we all know people who can't seem to stay in one place. Here's our guide to the best-designed gifts for globetrotters. Read Full Story
After practically being hidden for much of the service’s lifetime, Twitter is finally highlighting its private “direct messaging” feature in the latest update for its iPhone and Android apps. Now you can send photos through direct messages, a clear sign …
This holiday season, give your family Nick Young, the gift that will last a lifetime. On Monday we shared with you 360 LAYUP TO THE TOP OF THE BACKBOARD/NOTHINGNESS, one of the worst layups you’ve ever seen and the followup to his previous worst effort, LAYUP THAT MISSES BY EIGHT FEET. Nick Young’s bad shots are so bad they don’t actually make sense.
We have fond – or bitter – memories of hearing that Mitt Romney was going to pick Paul Ryan as his VP candidate. That was a year and a half ago, which equates to at least one or two lifetimes in politics. We expected Ryan would be a voice of fiscal sanity for Republicans and [...]
Link for teaser title: http://americanexpress.tumblr.com/post/69589840987/13-amazing-holiday-gifts-that... Give meaningful gifts your loved ones will appreciate for a lifetime. Find out how on our commissioned guest post for Amex's #PassionProject.
TEARS! This is SO heartwarming, we just can't take it!! Those folks over at WestJet had the greatest Holidaze idea EVER! They set up a digital Santa who asked all the passengers what they wanted for Christmas! Some of the answers are adorable, like the little boy who wants trains, and some were pretty practical, [...]
If you thought the Lifetime Network had run out of sentimental Christmas concept movies, you were very, very wrong. “Christmas in the City” (8 p.m.) is about a woman named Wendy and her 6-year-old daughter going to the big city to make some extra holiday cash to save the candy store owned by Wendy’s father. Show More Summary
This is one of the sweetest stories you'll ever read. Last week in Flint, Michigan, Shana Warner received the surprise of her lifetime when boyfriend Jeff asked her to marry him. Warner said yes, but then the couple decided they didn't...Show More Summary
Hands (The Royal Potato Family) is the latest album by Superhuman Happiness, whose name is something everyone should desire but perhaps is unobtainable in our lifetimes. Can we, as a people, ever be completely happy to the point of it feeling superhuman? It is unknown but they make an attempt at trying to reach some […]
The simulcast from A&E, Lifetime and History falls to 7.4 million viewers, with History retaining an advantage over its sister networks. read more
Stephen King has been on Twitter for all of four days, and he seems — oddly! — at a loss for words. The prolific novelist, who has penned something like 29 million words in his lifetime, has managed only four little missives thus far: two on the launch of his account (“no longer a virgin. […]
We give gifts to express our affection. Yet nothing causes more harm and is more fleeting than a material gift. What lasts are the thoughts and actions associated with the gift. This year, make gifts that will last a lifetime or at least create lasting memories and strengthen your friendship with the recipient. Show More Summary
Dancing with the Stars' Karina Smirnoff has spent a lifetime in the spotlight, telling stories with nothing but the beat and her body. (Although we'll admit her carousel of fun, flashy outfits certainly helps!) Her job description includes some sashaying and leaping and jiving, but most importantly, keeping fit to stay on her toes.
For those travellers who are becoming increasingly bored with the seemingly endless cruising holidays available today, there is a truly unique alternative? a luxury Amazon river cruise. Embark on the voyage of a lifetime, sailing the earth?s mightiest river and the world?s last unexplored wilderness – the Amazon. The very first luxury vessel in the [...]Show More Summary
It speaks volumes about Nelson Mandela’s political transcendence that this former militant socialist was just praised by a conservative like Newt Gingrich as “one of the greatest leaders of our lifetime.”
UPDATED: The first night of the original miniseries, airing on A&E, Lifetime and History, does not match up to recent efforts "The Bible" and "Hatfields & McCoys." read more