We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life. Today's meditation features a "Meditation 101" video narrated by Dan Harris and produced by Happify. Show More Summary
Markets appear in a cheery mood on renewed hopes of a Greek deal following fresh proposals from the Greek government. The Greek headlines dominate while a strong ADP (ADP) jobs report this morning adds to...
Hopefully Priceline has a “I was nominated for an Oscar, I don’t need this shit any more” clause in its refund policy, because Michael Keaton and J.K. Simmons are (we assume) currently on hold waiting to speak to a representative after canceling their trip to Kong: Skull Island. Show More Summary
Rela Mazali is one of the founders of the Israeli feminist organization New Profile, Movement for the Demilitarization of Israeli Society. Founded in 1988, the activist organization is committed to educating the Israeli public aboutShow More Summary
Scientists in China hope to build a successor to the Large Hadron Collider—and take a new place on the international particle physics stage. The discovery of the Higgs boson was one of the biggest moments in the history of particle physics. Show More Summary
The Marijuana Policy Project came out with its report card for 22 presidential candidates and hopefuls and the headline is that no one is sticking their neck out very far when it comes to the legalization of marijuana or the loosening of federal pot laws. Show More Summary
Sarahjoy Marsh knows what it's like to use food to cope and how to beat it. The post Hunger, Hope, and Healing: An Excerpt appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Any time a team uses 10 picks in a draft, it expects that class to be the foundation of a refreshed and winning roster. That's just what new Washington Redskins general manager Scot McCloughan is hoping for. He needs the group headlined by No. Show More Summary
If we hope to someday make a home, or at least a longer stopover up on Mars, then we’re going to need a way to get around and see what’s up there. This boomerang-shaped prototype Martian airplane just may be it. Read more...
Scientists hoped they'd find some exotic creatures burrowing through some of the deepest caves in Croatia, and they did not come up short. Meet Geophilus hadesi —or "Hades," named for the Greek god of the underworld—a subterranean centipede discovered in the Velebit mountain range by the Croatian Biospeleological Society,...
Riders on the Chair-o-plane Waveswinger during the re-opening weekend of Dreamland Amusement Park. Photo by Marc Sethi. "The first weekend felt like a festival." It's 5 a.m. on a weekday, and British designer Wayne Hemingway (MBE) is already awake, ready...
Louisiana governor turned dead-last Presidential hopeful, Bobby Jindal, has had a tough week on social media. First he was eviscerated in a twitter AMA turned troll feeding frenzy, and now he's facing harsh criticism from a long standing...Show More Summary
The state of Louisiana has produced more than its share of great athletes, authors, chefs and musicians. But it has never produced a U.S. president. Current Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal hopes to change that. He announced last week that he is running for president. Show More Summary
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The United States beat Germany, 2-0, to advance to the Women’s World Cup final for the second time in a row on Tuesday but it wasn’t without controversy. Some are saying the officials gave the Americans entirely too much leeway and, judging from U.S. goalkeeper Hope Solo’s comments after the match, the critics might be right. And […]
This would be a rave, at least a qualified one, if it weren’t for those pesky interface issues. And if I have them, what about the punter Apple and the industry hope to get on board and pay? The service is much more comprehensible in iTunes. At nearly 4 PM, Apple pushed iTunes 12.2 to […] The post Apple Music-First Impressions appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
Another bridge is burnt for Donald Trump! Earlier this week, NBC announced that they would be ending their business relationship with the presidential hopeful after he made racist comments about Mexican immigrants in his first campaign speech. Now, more business giants are firing the Apprentice star as well! [ Related: Donald Trump Claims It Wasn't His Racist Comments [...]
Macy's is done with Donald Trump. The department store said Wednesday it has cut ties with the billionaire Republican presidential hopeful, who said last month that Mexican immigrants are "bringing drugs, they're bringing crime, they're...Show More Summary
A draft Justice Department report on the police response to demonstrations in Ferguson, Missouri, last summer finds — and we hope you’re sitting down here — that the heavily armed police were heavy-handed in their tactics, poorly coordinated, and tended to make tensions between police and protesters worse. Show More Summary