For Eddie Alvarez, nearly two years of frustration and heartache ended in an all-out sprint. On Tuesday, Alvarez woke up the reigning Bellator lightweight champion. By early afternoon, he’d been granted his unconditional release from...Show More Summary
A few years back, Facebook’s sweatshirt-in-chief Mark Zuckerberg caught a lot of heat when he said he’d be willing to fight for the right to peddle his social network to kids under the age of 13. He eventually backed off on this idea, but now Google appears to be taking up the cause. The Wall Street Journal’s Digits … [More]
First, please don't hate me. Even a blind pig can find... and all that. New York Times columnist and economics Nobelist Paul Krugman's column oday, "Why We Fight," explains why war keeps breaking out in the modern age. Recall that Secretary...Show More Summary
Today's cute kid note is a far cry from "sweet dreams." Title: Dear Parents Author: Chloe Age: 9 On the same page: Chloe joins Cute Kid Note alumnae Lucy and Lilly on the front lines of the fight against parental crankiness. Doctor's...Show More Summary
Behind Alzheimer's, Parkinson's disease is the second-most widespread neurodegenerative brain disorder in the world, and affects one out of every 100 people over the age of 60. Teaming up with the Michael J. Fox Foundation, Intel is taking aim at Parkinson's disease, and is using wearable devices to do it.
Editor’s note: This is a guest post from Kyle Schaeffer. In 1942 my grandfather, Peter Stoppi, a young man of 29 years old, joined the army to fight the Nazis during World War II. Like many men his age, he left behind family and friends to serve his country. But when Peter boarded his military […]
In the age of tactical writing and analysis, soccer geeks fight over which formation is best, the use of the False 9, if there is a False 10, and whether or not to label a defensive midfielder as the next … Continue reading ? How Dejan Lovren is the Remedy to Liverpool’s Defensive Frailties [GIFs] is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Fighting to compete with the likes of Squarespace and Shopify, Yahoo today announced the relaunch of its Yahoo Stores ecommerce platform. According to Yahoo’s relaunch announcement, Yahoo Stores’ new selling points include easy payment processing, SEO help, and other promotional tools. Show More Summary
He was 14-years-old. He had a fight with his girlfriend and made a decision that would change the lives of so many others. He hung himself. He was a student and athlete at my daughter's school. At that young age, they grasped to understand but could not. Show More Summary
If you watch The Real Housewives of New Jersey, you saw Nicole Napolitano yank out Amber Marchese's hair in a fight for the ages last weekend. It was the husbands' turn to throw down this time. Watch The Real Housewives of New Jersey...Show More Summary
Antonio Tarver is making his comeback to boxing next month at age 45 and his son will be there to celebrate... and also because he's on the same fight card!As TMZ Sports first reported, Tarver was released from jail on March 5 and immediately hit…
Post by Judy Dutton. Here's a scary statistic: nearly one third of kids age 10 to 17 are overweight or obese. Most moms would certainly like to help their kids fight childhood obesity for the sake of their health, but getting kids to cooperate can turn into a battle over every candy bar. Show More Summary
Today's cute kid note is essentially a food fight. Title: The Dinner Bracket Author: Reddit user ecost's friend's brother Age: 6 The backstory: "My friend's 6-year-old brother is obsessed with making brackets. He now uses them to solve...Show More Summary
The media, Congress and American workers are talking about raising the minimum wage nationally. So why hasn't an increase been passed? Who opposes raising the minimum wage? Not average Americans. Not even most Republicans. The answer:...Show More Summary
Snail has released Warrior's Ascension, the "summer expansion" for its Age of Wushu martial arts MMO. The update includes a beta of the Sky Ladder, which is a new PvP tournament system wherein players will fight random opponents "who...Show More Summary
As longtime readers know, I'm not a big fan of taking into account much (especially of the personal/personality/appearance sort) about authors when it comes to literary appreciation -- a losing fight in this age where image trumps everything. Yet...Show More Summary
Net neutrality is a civil rights issue. While we often stress the important First Amendment and free speech issues tied to strong "open internet" or "net neutrality" protections, we have spent less time discussing how crucial these protections...Show More Summary
The giant alien robot smackdown in "Transformers: Age of Extinction" isn't the only fight raging in Hong Kong this summer. The southern Chinese territory has been consumed by a real-life political battle royale.
Hulk and Thor join the fight as Marvel releases the final pieces of its massive "Avengers: Age of Ultron" image.
2 more 'Age of Ultron' posters usher in Marvel's big day at Comic-Con, completing the giant mural of the Avengers' fight against Ultron's army. [...]