Effective through Sunday, June 5, 2016 at 11:59:59 in the evening Eastern Daylight Time, you can earn 1,000 bonus United Airlines MileagePlus frequent flier loyalty program miles — in addition to the standard MileagePlus miles earned...Show More Summary
We had a great event last week here in Amsterdam, with amazing speakers, a very excited crowd, a festival atmosphere and a party that was impressive even by Amsterdam standards. There were also a few embarrassing moments which are just too much fun to not share with you. Show More Summary
[guest post by Dana] Because what this election season needs is even more crazy. Editor of The Weekly Standard, Bill #NeverTrump Kristol, who has been attempting to convince select individuals to run as third-party spoilers, announced this afternoon that we’re in for a shakeup: Not clear, however, is a chance at what?? Trump responded in […]
Jordan Spieth displayed a brilliant short game, even by his own exalted standards, to win the Colonial tournament by three strokes in Fort Worth, Texas on Sunday.
Britain's Portable Antiquities heritage in all its crass antipreservationist glory (Nicholas Cecil, 'EU licences plan ‘could hit London art market’...', Evening Standard Friday 27 May 2016) Arts chiefs today raised fears that London’s market in high-value works could be hit by a “damaging” new EU import licence system. Show More Summary
The rules would be equivalent to Euro V standards; Beijing would go even stricter.
A few years ago, I made a prediction: "When the new standards and technology fail to produce dramatic results, 'experts' will blame teachers and call for tougher standards, and even more testing, requiring newer (and even more expensive) technology. Show More Summary
Even by the very high standards set by their Disney-princess peers, the Arendelle royal sisters are the hardest-working women in show business. Weeks before its late November 2013 debut, “Frozen” was already carrying (crystallized) water for the Disneyland resort; Elsa (Idina Menzel) debuted the...
Your Kindle Fire has some tricks up its sleeve that you didn’t know about. Amazon has locked down its Fire OS rather tightly, but some standard Android tricks still work. With a few simple tweaks, you can get even more out of your Kindle Fire. Show More Summary
It was a stunning rebuke — even by Donald Trump's standards — aimed at the nation's only Latina governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico. Continue reading ? The post Trump breaks with nation’s only Latina governor appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — It was a stunning rebuke — even by Donald Trump's standards — aimed at the nation's only Latina governor at a political rally in her home state of New Mexico. Trump chastised Republican Gov. Susana Martinez forShow More Summary
Facebook will now be working to standardize advertising across the Internet, even for non-Facebook users.
We've all seen examples of people putting party above principle, but even by contemporary standards, Marco Rubio's shamelessness is simply breathtaking.
Well, this is a new one, even by Christian bigot standards.Dave Anderson, the owner of the Stillman Inn, a wedding venue in Galena, Illinois, told a couple they couldn't get married there because they were of mixed faiths and wanted a non-religious wedding ceremony. He did this long after they'd paid a deposit, which he cashed, and the wedding was mere months away.
It's no secret that one part of Asian beauty standards involves valuing, even coveting, light skin—a look that's promised by countless products pledging to brighten one's pigmentation. The combination of existing biases and commercial...Show More Summary
Derek Shepherd may be gone from "Grey's Anatomy," but Patrick Dempsey 's life is more -- wait for it -- McDreamy than ever. Dempsey just talked to the Evening Standard in some early promotion for "Bridget Jones's Baby," where he plays the new guy in Bridget's love triangle. Show More Summary
Everyone loved Calvin and Hobbes, and they still do, even though the comic ceased over twenty years ago. What is it that made the strip so special? Bill Watterson never phoned it in. He held his comic to the highest standard until he ran out of things to say …and then he quit. Show More Summary
These are the fashion stories making headlines this Wednesday.Emily Ratajkowski covers Evening Standard MagazinePhotographer David Bellemere lensed the 24-year-old model-turned-actress for the May 2016 issue of the London-based Evening Standard Magazine. In the accompanying interview, Ratajkowski... Continue reading
BLIPS is an ultra portable super slim pair of lenses for your smartphone. One offers macro, letting you focus much closer than your phone’s standard lens will allow. The other is a micro lens, allowing you to get even closer, for some big magnification. Mobile macro lenses are certainly nothing new, but this is the first [...]Show More Summary
Chelsea are said to be "confident" of bringing former striker Romelu Lukaku back to the club in a deal that could be worth up to £65 million. That’s according to Simon Johnson of the London Evening Standard, who reported that the Belgium...Show More Summary