Jurassic World is open and looks like a pretty cool place to visit until a rather smug scientist states ‘We’ve just created our first genetically modified hybrid.’ When Chris Pratt’s character responds, ‘You just went and made a new dinosaur? Probably not a good idea,’ we just know he’s right. Check out the first full […]
By Robert Niles: The United States Food and Drug Administration today announced its new rules that will require restaurant chains to post the calorie counts of their menu items on the menus themselves. Up until now, many restaurantsShow More Summary
By Robert Niles: With the Thanksgiving holiday this week in the United States, crowds are returning to the theme parks for the start of the annual holiday travel season. We will hit another lull in the crowds next week until the biggest two travel weeks of the year hit, starting the Saturday before Christmas, Dec. Show More Summary
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Georgia State University has received a $22.8 million gift to open a new media production center near Woodruff Park. The philanthropic gift from the Robert Woodruff Foundation is the largest in the school's history and will fund renovations of the former SunTrust Bank building at Edgewood Avenue and Park Place.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
WASHINGTON — Fracking, a divisive energy issue, has been approved in the George Washington National Forest in the state of Virginia. Fox News reported the U.S. Park Service initially banned fracking in the forest, which is the largest national forest on the East Coast, but rethought their plans after energy companies protested the ban. Fracking, or […]
Michigan Citizen: In a blow to schoolchildren statewide, the Michigan Court of Appeals ruled on Nov. 7 the State of Michigan has no legal obligation to provide a quality public education to students in the struggling Highland Park School District. Show More Summary
Universal Pictures has released a teaser trailer for the upcoming film Jurassic World that announces, “The Park Is Open.” The teaser also states that the first official trailer for the film will be released on Thanksgiving Day, November 27th, 2015. Jurassic World is the latest sequel to the 1993 Steven Spielberg classic Jurassic Park, about a theme park built […]
This week, Mark and Seth trek into Salt Fork State Park and are promptly eaten by a family of Bigfoots! Or are they? Tune in to find out. Actually, they talk about some of the history and geography of the park as well as discuss some sighting reports from the area. Listen in!
Virunga Park sits on top of reserves and between hostile states inhabited by warring militias. A new documentary casts UK oil firm Soco as the park’s top threat. Unethical exploiters are just one symptom of a nation whose institutions are too weak to assure economic stability.
New Media Production Center To Revitalize Woodruff Park Area At Georgia State - Georgia State...
Because if so, there are a few very groovy things on the horizon! Crafters and Chili Cooks Sought for Holiday Event at the Antelope Valley Indian Museum The Antelope Valley Indian Museum State Historic Park is currently planning the fourth annual “Holidays on the Homestead,” a holiday-themed fundraiser for the museum to be held on […]
About half a year after the New York Times did, the Colbert Report on Comedy Central attack the folk of "Free Keene" (a one-town offshot of sorts of New Hampshire's wider Free State Project, though I'm sure FSP folk are quite glad that his...Show More Summary
State police are investigating the shots fired call at a Tabernacle home along Holly Park Drive.
As New York suffers through an insane snow storm, you would think us Aussies are enjoying balmy evenings and sun-filled days Unfortunately, Queensland didn't get the memo. On Wednesday, the state was pounded by heavy rain which resulted in severe flooding. Another angle on those floating cars at Bowen Hills. Show More Summary
The former mayor of Buena Park was sentenced Wednesday to six months in jail for falsifying state documents in an effort to avoid paying child support, authorities said.
Before he was President, Barack Obama was an amateur food critic. Redditors recently found a video of 40-year-old Barack Obama reviewing a restaurant called Dixie Kitchen and Bait Shop in his Hyde Park, Chicago neighborhood. In the clip, State Senator Obama recommends Dixie Kitchen based on its "liberal portions" and good value. Show More Summary
On Sunday, U2 frontman Bono was injured while riding his bike in Central Park, and initial reports stated that he had injured his arm. Now it's been revealed that his injuries were a bit more severe and extensive, and he had to undergo a number of surgeries following the "high energy" accident. [ more › ]
Today, on-demand shipping startup Shyp is officially launching in Miami, making it the second best thing in the state of Florida after the Disney theme parks. As promised, the service has arrived in time for Art Basel, the annual art show that draws 70,000 visitors to Miami and Miami Beach each year. Read More
After making his English-language debut last year, director Park Chan-wook is ready to venture into new genre territory in the United States now. Variety reports the director of the South Korean Vengeance trilogy (which includes theShow More Summary