Though Rhys Millen won last year's Pikes Peak Hillclimb, he didn't meet all his goals. Millen made it clear he wanted to complete a run in under nine minutes, a feat only Sebastien Loeb had managed before, but the best his electric eO could manage was 9:07.222. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Lyft and its former chief operating officer Travis VanderZanden have settled litigation in California, court filings show, in which Lyft accused VanderZanden of breaking his confidentiality pledges when he went to work for rival ride service Uber. Show More Summary
Denver and Ogdensburg, N.Y., also get Allegiant service in 12-route expansion.
Spoilers ahead… Saurabh Varma’s 7 Hours To Go opens with four armed men, in masks, breaking into a hi-tech building. The background music does its best to make us believe Godzilla is in the building too. Who are these men, and what does this event have to do with Arjun (Shiv Pandit), who’s holding people […]
Washington, DC-- It turns out that forests in the Andean and western Amazonian regions of South America break long-understood rules about how ecosystems are put together, according to new research led by Carnegie's Greg Asner and published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Show More Summary
ABC was the last of the “big three” networks to break in Monday morning with the Supreme Court’s ruling striking down a pro-life Texas law, but they didn’t hold back their approval as the assembled cast of smiling correspondents hailed the “fairly sweeping decision” and expressed glee at the “party right here” by abortion activists […]
This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. When it comes to forest fires, California can't seem to catch a break. Last year was a hellacious one for uncontrolled burns, and 2016 is looking just as bad. Show More Summary
ART X SMART by Kim Dong-kyu Last week was the first day of summer and it got me thinking about doing a digital detox. However, Aliza Sherman and I were reviewing the final round of edits from our copy editor at Wiley for our forthcoming book, The Happy Healthy Nonprofit due out in October. … Read More
The latest Big Brother twist has made its appearance. Big Brother 18 has officially gotten rid of the Battle of the Block and has, instead, created a whole new challenge and reward. The goofily-named Big Brother Road Kill is the newest competition to be featured in Big Brother's Sunday episode and it is an actual game-changer. Show More Summary
When it comes to forest fires, California can't seem to catch a break. Last year was a hellacious one for uncontrolled burns, and 2016 is looking just as bad. In the past week, the number of acres scorched by wildfire has tripled from around 32,000 to more than 98,000, according to the state's Department of Forestry and Fire Protection. Show More Summary
If you can't pronounce Yesika Salgado and Aman Batra's names correctly, don't bother saying their names at all. In a powerful spoken word performance posted by All Def Poetry on June 21, the poetic duo recounted what it was like forShow More Summary
I do a lot of flying and things like this make me reconsider that. While incidents like this are few and far between, it doesn’t make me worry any less.
While Democrats were throwing their fit on the floor, House Republicans introduced a new bill, and guess what? It’s all for simplifying the tax code. Some are saying it’s a
Simone Biles won her fourth straight gold medal in women’s gymnastics on Sunday and did it with ease while also breaking a decades-long record. Read more...
Now that California is officially in its fifth year of a severe drought, you might think that the recent discovery of an incredible amount of water deep underground would be cause for celebration. But don't break out the Sonoma sparkling...Show More Summary
Here's a roadmap for how Britain can walk itself back from its recent disastrous referendum.
The average inpatient hospitalization cost more than $1,000 out of pocket in 2013, which is a 37% rise since 2009, according to a new analysis from the University of Michigan. Here's how it breaks down.
When we heard that Nate Robinson was looking to break into the NFL, we figured it was a half-hearted publicity stunt to keep the retired NBA dunk champion in the public eye. But now, it’s looking like he’s really working hard to make a roster. Sure, he’s been told that it’s next to impossible that […]
Today we celebrate a brave alloy for breaking free from a life—if you can call it that—imprisoned on a stanced Saab. Read more...
The Supreme Court may have ruled unfavorably to those who value human life, but for family and friends of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell—it...