Presumably bored out of his mind, Wisconsinite (that's somebody from Wisconsin) Kevin Manion decided to replace family photos around his mom and dad's house with photos of Steve Buscemi, and see how long it would take his parents to notice. Show More Summary
The generational divide between millennial women and women of their parents and grandparents age was apparent as Hillary Clinton accepted the nomination for president last night. The post For Older Women, Election 2016 Isn't About Hashtags. It's About History appeared first on WIRED.
Google is out of the doghouse. After whiffing in the first quarter, parent company Alphabet delivered rock-solid Q2 earnings on Thursday, ballooning the stock nearly 5% and getting Wall Street back on the bandwagon. The company's core...Show More Summary
I like talking about celebrity news with my baby boomer parents. It's so cute to even hear words like "Lady Gaga" and "Beyoncé" come out of their mouths. Less cute is whenever Kim Kardashian comes up, because she always does, and that's when my dad asks: "Remind me again, why is she famous?" And that's when I scream and run out of the room. Show More Summary
In Korean-American families, children give their parents gifts on occasions like starting a first job, or a college graduation.
Six current or former state employees were charged Friday with misconduct and other crimes in the Flint water crisis, bringing to nine the number of public officials facing prosecution over the lead contamination that alarmed parents across the country. Attorney General Bill Schuette brought a...
By Anya George Tharakan and Sweta Singh (Reuters) - Google parent Alphabet Inc and e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc capped a blockbuster June quarter for the five biggest U.S. tech companies as their dominance in key markets helped them defy the "law of large numbers". Show More Summary
Are your kids heading off to college? There's no easier and inexpensive way to stay in touch than by using Skype. Here's how to get started with Microsoft's video and audio calling app.
Mazda Australia says news that its parent company will develop the next BT-50 pickup ute with Isuzu, instead of Ford, has been met with universally strong support from its dealer network and other key stakeholders. As we reported a few weeks ago, the two Japanese companies announced a basic agreement that will see Isuzu produce […]
A new study is bringing encouraging news to families whose unborn babies have been diagnosed with rare genetic disorders. The Associated Press reports a new Canadian study about children with trisomy 13 and trisomy 18 found that the chromosomal disorders may not be as fatal as doctors often say they are. The news of a […]
After Google's parent company Alphabet beat Wall Street's expectations for its second quarter earnings yesterday, the stock shot up 5% in after hours trading, and has since leveled off. Revenue was up 21% year over year and EPS exceeded estimates — $8.42 vs. Show More Summary
After years of saying 'no,' more and more parents are saying 'yes'
Maryland parents fined half a million dollars for sending their kids to D.C. schools, and more in the news. [ more › ]
Harry Potter fans have yet another reason to rejoice. With the arrival of J.K Rowling's newest addition to the "Harry Potter" series — the " Harry Potter and the Cursed Child " play and accompanying book — comes another opportunity for...Show More Summary
Everyone thinks their kids are the cutest, smartest, and most talented children on Earth. Celebrities are no exception. They're proud parents who love bragging about their kid's everyday accomplishments and showing them off to their millions of followers. Show More Summary
Have you ever fantasized about getting into a traffic accident that's not bad enough to leave you permanently injured, but severe enough that it puts you in the hospital for a few weeks, where you can finally sleep, watch TV...
Perhaps one of the most provocative and timely programs to air will be a PBS documentary that addresses the tense — and sometimes deadly — tensions that can erupt when young people of color get pulled over by police officers. “The Talk,” which will air on PBS, is a two-hour documentary looking...
A child wants to be held and touched from the very first day of life. And a parent’s affectionate touch goes a long way, from boosting a newborn’s healthy development to shaping the child’s brain later on, a new study suggests. For many animals, touch is a strong communicator of emotions, a signal that bonds a parent to a child. Show More Summary
By: Billy Cruz On a sweltering day in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 14-year-old Nia Carter took me on a tour of the RV she and her family have been using to travel the country for the past three months. But this is no family vacation.Show More Summary
It’s an annual tradition for parents all across the country. The summer starts to wind down. They get a letter from school about their student’s enrollment. They start seeing hints of “back to school” at the store. Th kids are dressed in clothes that are almost too small and worn from a summer of play. Read more...