In many ways this announcement has been one of the most difficult ones for me this year. Not because I don't feel strongly but precisely because I do! While I'm fairly new to the world of both these musicians and their collaborativeShow More Summary
Watch live online as England and Germany dig deep to overcome the disappointment of semifinal losses and pull out one last big performance to claim Third Place honors in the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup on Saturday afternoon. The match...Show More Summary
What does March Madness and the Tsu social network have in common? First introduced in 1984, the former has become one of the most popular annual sporting events in the United States. Created by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Men’s Division 1 Basketball, it’s an elimination tournament played each March in the United States. Show More Summary
Why pick one USWNT central defender over the other? The World Cup Golden Ball shortlist is out, and it features three very deserving American candidates. Winger Megan Rapinoe, midfielder Carli Lloyd and defender Julie Johnston all made...Show More Summary
One of the top pro golfers in the world, who happens to own a 1969 Dodge Charger from “The Dukes of Hazzard,” has added his voice to the controversy over the TV show, the car and the Confederate battle flag...
Singer Miley Cyrus might be taking her first plunge into the world of marriage sooner than many fans and critics might think. According to Life & Style magazine, her relationship with Victoria’s Secret model Stella Maxwell has escalated to a “serious” status recently. Show More Summary
It can be difficult to find time for a long trip, but that shouldn't keep you from exploring the world. Take a break from reality (and an excuse to use up one of those vacation days) with a three-day getaway. Here are a few suggestions from our Nat Geo Travel Facebook fans to inspire your weekend wanderlust.
In about half an hour, the Solar Impulse solar-powered plane is going to touch down in Hawaii, at the end of a record-setting flight across the Pacific. Attention and praise are quite rightly going to be heaped on pilot André Borschberg, who will have been peeing into a funnel for 120 hours straight. Show More Summary
WWE NXT star Finn Balor is one of the hottest wresting names in the world today. His star has grown since coming into WWE, and no one can seem to say enough positive things about him in his first year with WWE. On Saturday in Tokyo,Show More Summary
Author Sohin Shah successfully crowdfunded Valuation App from 57 backers in 2012 and went on to start iFunding, which is now one of the leading real estate crowdfunding platforms in the world. The American public's trust in big banks is nearing all-time lows. Show More Summary
WBA appoints ring officials for Chagaev vs. Pianeta Supervisor Thomas Puetz: "I am looking forward to a great night for Germany boxing!" One week before WBA world heavyweight champion Ruslan Chagaev [...] More boxing news on BoxingNews24.com
With its bright colors, bold geometric patterns and lavish ornamentation, Art Deco is one of the most iconic visual arts design eras. It flourished from approximately the 1920s to 1935 all over the world, appearing on everything from buildings and cars to appliances and interiors. Examples of Art Deco design [...]
The microwave has evolved into one of the most popular household appliances in the world, but few people know that it was invented entirely by accident. In 1945, Percy Spencer, an American self-taught engineer, was working in a lab testing magnetrons, the high-powered vacuum tubes inside radars. Show More Summary
A roundup of worthy weekend reading material. A Philosophy of Herbs New York Times ‘‘Mint!’’ he almost shouted at me. "Mint! Can’t be served with pasta!" I felt horrible for him, watching him redden. ‘‘Mint is for fish!’’ And his wet head fell into his hands. Show More Summary
Bubba Watson, the third-ranked golfer in the world and owner of one of the official General Lee cars from the late 1970s TV show Dukes of Hazzard has decided to paint over the Confederate flag that adorns the top. Watson, a Florida native who won the Masters in 2012 and 2014, bought the car for $110,000 at auction. Show More Summary
One of Europe's biggest discount supermarket chains, Lidl, has been handed nearly $1 billion in funding from the World Bank and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), effectively receiving government-backed funding.
The claws are out in the telecom world: T-Mobile CEO John Legere—who the Wall Street Journal reports is not one to shy away from a dispute—took to Twitter this week to blast rival Sprint's new "All-In" service plan and ended up getting a rather feisty reply from Sprint...
While celebrating the Fourth of July, why not take time for some thoughtful reading. Joel K. Bourne, Jr. The End of Plenty: The Race to Feed a Crowded World. WW Norton, 2015. Here’s my blurb for this one: The End of Plenty takes a thoroughly researched and exceptionally thoughtful and balanced look at the consequences […]
I wish we lived in a world where everyone is happily married, but the real life I know that is far from true. Many people are unhappily married and the reasons why are plentiful. Some unhappy marriages can turn into happy ones if both parties are willing to put in the work, while some marriages Keep Reading ?
Hearts broke around the world when Jon Stewart announced earlier this year that he would be leaving his post at The Daily Show in August. His monumental 16-year tenure has been a game-changer for the face of political satire, so it's only fitting that the show pay tribute to its departing host... Show More Summary