By Robert Niles: We're halfway through the first round of the 2014 Theme Park Insider Tournament, and we hope that you've enjoyed this opportunity to learn a little more about some of the world's top theme park attractions located outside the United States. Show More Summary
TPM's Sahil Kapur says Republicans aren't planning another round of debt limit brinksmanship, because: Republican lawmakers and top aides surveyed by TPM this week showed little or no confidence that they can win such a battle. Speaker...Show More Summary
Your camera should be on P, A or Av, S or Tv, or M. Everything else is banned henceforth. If you look at the top of your SLR camera, you’ll probably find a little round dial, which has a whole load of different settings on them. Some of them are automatic settings (like the green […]
Buckle up for one bizarre NFL draft. Some years take it easy on mock drafters by offering a clear blueprint fir the opening picks. There's usually little question over who goes No. 1, but it's anyone guess how the Houston Texans will start the proceedings this year. A handful of different prospects have already been tabbed to go first. Show More Summary
It’s time for another Top 25 poet interview from the April PAD Challenge (playing a little catch up after the holiday season). For this round, we have Taisha Cooke, who wrote a … Read more
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The tech world doesn't sleep, and this week was no exception. However, we know our readers need a little shut eye every now and then, so we've conveniently rounded up this week's top 25 digital media resources in case you missed a few...Show More Summary
A little trend sleuthing diary for y’all… Yeah, yeah, plenty of you go to great lengths at the gym to beef them up but rounder shoulders, when it comes to clothing, looks oh so right on trend. After we ran our top New York Fashion Week...Show More Summary
Back in January, the beautifully minimalist Gittler Guitar made its public debut at the Winter NAMM show in Anaheim, CA. Little more than a long rod topped by 31 rounded frets with built-in electronics, the all-titanium guitar has now...Show More Summary
No tax fairy in Iowa City. An Iowa City couple and a Nevada accountant have faced tax charges arising out […]
In 1893, Civil War Major General Joshua Chamberlain received the Medal of Honor for actions he took on July 2, 1863. The citation was for “Daring heroism and great tenacity in holding his position on Little Round Top against repeated assaults and carrying the advance position on Great Round Top.” Read full article >>
It's been a busy week in the tech world, but if Miley's twerking escapades scared you off the Internet for the past little while, have no fear — we've got you covered Mashable has rounded up this week's 25 best digital media resources,...Show More Summary
From the opening rounds of the men’s draw to the final on the women’s side, Wimbledon has been a little crazier than most would have anticipated. The early exits of Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer opened up the men’s draw for top seed...Show More Summary
On this date in 1863, in Gettysburg — Confederate Gen. John Bell Hood attacks th Devil’s Den. The 15th and 47th Alabama regiments stormed up Big Round Top, only to be told they had to take Little Round Top. And there they were routed by the 20th Maine, under the command of Col. Joshua Lawrence [...]
There were many pivotal moments in the most pivotal battle of the Civil War; almost every inch of soil on the Gettysburg battlefield has a story to tell. However, of all the incredible moments of that three day conflict, few were as important for the Union army than the stand at Little Round Top. Show More Summary
Maine Senator Angus King, Jr. took to the Senate floor on Wednesday to remember Col. Joshua Chamberlain and the 20th Maine’s heroic stand on Little Round Top on July 2, 1863. I think he has seen the movie, “Gettysburg” one too many times. You will get a kick out of his maps.
It didn't take long for the first weather delay at the 2013 U.S. Open. A little under two hours into the opening round, the players were called off Merion's East Course as the horn sounded with a severe line of storms bearing down on...Show More Summary
The MLB draft is all about building for the future. Save for rare prospects like Bryce Harper and Matt Harvey who needed very little time to develop in the minors, most MLB hopefuls are still years from finding a home in the Big Show. Show More Summary
GM Gata Kamsky was unable to overcome GM Alejandro Ramirez. The tournament is coming down to the wire with the penultimate round tomorrow. Today at the top of the field changed little, but a few other contenders inched closer. Gata Kamsky-Alejandro Ramirez had an interesting battle in which a tactical melee ensued. Kamsky came out [...]
Although sources tell me that this next round of medical coding saves even more time for doctors and billing departments, little has been released with regard to the brand new collection of more than 60,000 easy-to-remember diagnostic codes.