The 13th annual Open House New York weekend will take place on October 17-18, 2015. OHNY is a great way to gain access to hundreds of sites around the five boroughs for free which might usually be closed or charge a fee to visit. You...Show More Summary
In a bid for the spectacular, some fashion brands fill their front row seats with bold-faced names. Others construct entire airline terminals in the Grand Palais -- as Chanel did Tuesday for its Paris ready-to-wear show. For L.A.-based designer Sue Wong, the twice-yearly runway shows have become...
Sociedad Puerto Industrial de Aguadulce S.A. (SPIA), a unit of International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI) in Colombia, recently received four
The Computer History Museum is making room for an innovative gadget that arrived in 1982 and has never stopped evolving. By definition, any computing platform invented in the first half of the 1980s that has survived until 2015—and is an enormous business—has accomplished something remarkable. Show More Summary
ROME (Reuters) - Police evacuated one of the terminals at Rome's Fiumicino airport, Italy's busiest, for "controls", a spokesman said on Wednesday, without providing further details.
For decades, Susan Talamantes Eggman's life has revolved around death. As a hospice social worker, she sat by the bedsides of hundreds of terminally ill patients. As a doctoral candidate, she researched the end-of-life experiences of Latino families in the Central Valley. Now, as a state Assembly...
photo: Tame Impala at ACL 2015 (more by Tim Griffin) You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Tame Impala, LA Priest @ Terminal 5 For Tame Impala's third album...
A day after Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill allowing assisted suicides for the terminally ill in California, opponents filed papers to seek a referendum to overturn the measure on the November 2016 ballot. A group called Seniors Against Suicide filed papers with the state attorney general’s office...
The editorial board at the Chicago Tribune made a surprising move on Friday when they called for the termination of a police officer in a piece bluntly titled; ‘Fire this cop.’
Former CIA official Larry Johnson said that the United States needs to terminate all military training and assistance to Syrian opposition forces because it is illegal and dangerous.
"You'll find someone when you're not trying", as the adage goes, but what if the reason you're not trying is the death of a loved one and/or a diagnosis of a potentially terminal disease? The answers to that potent question are explored...Show More Summary
This is a terrible tragedy, and a full investigation is needed. No matter how the investigation turns out I think it will be bad either way. The bottom line is one of three things happened; either there was a US JTAC (Joint Terminal Attack Controller) trained warfighter with the Afghan forces who called in fire on […]
In 2014, Maggie Karner wrote terminally ill cancer patient Brittany Maynard a letter urging her to reconsider her decision to legally commit suicide under Oregon’s assisted suicide provision. Maggie explained that she too was diagnosed with a glioblastoma grade IV brain tumor and given a terminal diagnosis. However, unlike Maynard, she was adamantly against assisted […]
Over the weekend our excellent California governor Jerry Brown signed California state bill ABX2-15, widely known as "The End-of-Life Options Act." It allows under sternly restricted circumstances a patient with a terminal illness to request medical aid in hastening death. Before deciding there was general speculation about whether he would sign. Show More Summary
California voters overwhelmingly support a new state law that allows physicians to prescribe life-ending drugs to the terminally ill under certain conditions, according to a new poll. Support for the End of Life Option Act, signed by Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday, cut across all political party and...
Unlike a multimeter, this battery tester isn't battery powered. Instead, it measures the voltage across the terminals of 9V, AA, AAA, C, D and 1.5V button type batteries. It's also easier to use than multimeter probes. It's only $6.61 on Amazon and has a 4.5 star rating with over 1500 reviews.
Assisted suicide promotes the meme that suicide is a proper response to suffering. (The “terminal illness” modifier is a con, and doesn’t stick anywhere that a society generally accepts the premise.) When suicide is pushed for some, others also get the message. Show More Summary
If only every airport terminal looked like this. More » Chanel’s Airport-Themed Show Takes Our Obsession With Airport Style to New Heights is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's beauty, make up, hairstyles tips. Get sex, dating advice, culture news and hot trends for women..
It was October of 2007 and I was sitting in the empty, cavernous General Aviation terminal. Chris Dodd showed up alone. He had asked me to accompany him to New Hampshire for the presidential debate at Dartmouth. "I have good news and...Show More Summary
Karl Lagerfeld once again ventured into amusing conceptual territory for Chanel’s Spring/Summer 2016 presentation, departing from the typical fashion runway backdrop in favor of a faux-airport terminal. Those on board Chanel Airlines… The post Karl Lagerfeld Created an Airline For Chanel’s Spring/Summer 2016 Show appeared first on Highsnobiety.