BANGKOK (AP) — The smoke-belching, ear-splitting, undisciplined rickshaws known as tuk-tuks are part of the chaos on Bangkok's clogged streets. Soon however, the tuk-tuk will stroll down a more refined runway, when Miss Thailand pays homage to her country at the Miss Universe 2015 pageant dressed as the iconic motorized rickshaw. Show More Summary
For years, experts have stressed that crime statistics shared by America's colleges and universities underestimate the number of campus sexual assaults because students infrequently report these incidents to the authorities. Now, data...Show More Summary
Get well soon, Bevo! Things just keep getting worse for Texas. The university announced that beloved Longhorn mascot Bevo XIV will not be attending this year's Red River Rivalry game against Oklahoma due to a life-threatening illness. Show More Summary
Instead of hanging his head after missing a kick, Rowan University kicker Tyler Knighton stayed focused and found a way to make a play. Crazily, the missed kick actually led to more points than the Profs would have gotten had the football gone through the uprights. Show More Summary
Many college students have experienced the stress of losing an ID card, but for one young woman missing her Fordham University identification, Tom Hanks is here to help.
He’s one of the most eligible bachelors on the planet, so it’s no wonder Tim Tebow managed to garner the attention of Miss Universe 2012 Olivia Culpo! The 28-year-old quarterback is reportedly striking up a romantic relationship with...Show More Summary
Olivia Culpo is the new girlfriend Tim Tebow, proving that the former NFL quarterback has a knack for picking up rebounds off the Jonas brothers. The 23-year-old Culpo is best known for her 2012 Miss Universe title, and for a recent high-profile relationship with Nick Jonas. Show More Summary
Tom Hanks' son Chet Hanx said Wednesday he has been in rehab for substance abuse, putting to rest weeks of speculation in tabloid media that the Northwestern University alumnus had gone missing. "I've been in rehab, right. I'm just trying to get my (expletive) together. And I'm doing pretty damn...
When a man arrived at Iraq's Sulaymaniyah Museum offering to sell 80 to 90 clay tablets in 2011, it was Farouk Al-Rawi's job to study them. The professor at SOAS, University of London, found a few fakes in the mix, but spent much of his time examining a large inch-thick...
A former Miss Universe contender is accused of assaulting a flight attendant during a drunken tirade on an international flight.
Beauty pageants haven’t gotten the best press over the past year. Beginning their descent last September with John Oliver’s viral takedown of Miss America, NBC and Univision then dropped Miss Universe and Miss USA after Donald Trump’s...Show More Summary
Appeared in the Toronto Star on September 28, 2015 as Make Universal, Affordable Broadband an Election Issue The long election campaign of 2015 has featured a myriad of daily policy announcements as the three largest political parties vie for attention and votes. Show More Summary
2016 is going to be a magical year for television, as Showtime will be bringing Twin Peaks back to audiences for another batch of new episodes. Unfortunately, one very familiar face in that universe will be missing, as the Log Lady has passed away.Click To Continue Reading
If one studies the undergraduate institutions for those who eventually earn PhDs, a disproportionate percentage start in liberal arts settings, not research universities. Such colleges, even ones with small graduate programs in disciplines other than science--such as Wesleyan and Drew University, where I work--are the right places for young people like Caroline.
Tim Tebow and beauty queen Olivia Culpo are supposedly an item. If the rumors are accurate, Tebow and Miss USA 2012/Miss Universe 2012 are dating, according to the Terez Owens sports gossip blog. “We’re being told Tim and Olivia have been spotted together on several occasions, and in typical Tebow fashion, he’s not rushing to... Show More Summary
One hundred years since Einstein proposed gravitational waves as part of his general theory of relativity, an 11-year search performed with CSIRO’s Parkes telescope has shown that an expected background of waves is missing, casting doubt on our understanding of...
Lawrence Livermore scientists have come up with a new theory that may identify why dark matter has evaded direct detection in Earth-based experiments. A group of national particle physicists known as the Lattice Strong Dynamics Collaboration, led by a Lawrence...
Today on In Case You Missed It: University of California San Diego researchers are using the creepiest baby robot you have ever seen (seriously) to compare how human babies get parents to respond with loving facial expressions. Canada...Show More Summary
I love Halloween more than any other holiday, and not just because of the perfect Fall weather and fun festivities that come along with it. No, I like the hardcore scary stuff - I marathon horror movies, I search for the scariest haunted houses in my area, and I love the eeriest aspects of the holiday more than anything else. Show More Summary
Scientists have come up with a new theory that may identify why dark matter has evaded direct detection in Earth-based experiments.