Unsurprisingly to anyone looking at the exceptionally warm winter on the West Coast of North America, the Nenana Ice Classic had another near-record early breakup on Friday, netting some lucky winner(s) around $300,000 in prizes. As I’ve discussed previously (last year and an update), the Ice Classic is a lottery that has been run every […]
The current face of Giorgio Armani Acqua di Gio, model Jason Morgan graces two covers for the April 2015 issue of Argentinean fashion magazine Reflex Homme. Posing on the beach for an early summer shoot, Jason connects with model turned photographer Hudson Taylor. Show More Summary
Early reports are that at least eight climbers and/or their Sherpa porters have been killed at Everest Base Camp. Others are trapped higher up on the world's tallest peak.
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Boise State quarterback Ryan Finley, who's fighting to win the Broncos' starting job, was arrested early Saturday on a pair of misdemeanor charges. Dave Southorn of the Idaho Statesman reports the sophomore faces charges of a minor in possession of an alcoholic beverage and resisting or obstructing officers. Show More Summary
It's do-or-die time for several NBA playoff teams, as seven still have yet to produce a victory during Round 1 action. Four of those squads are set to take the hardwood Saturday, and two risk very early exits from the postseason, asShow More Summary
This week, our Masters in Business radio podcast, we speak with Liz Ann Sonders, Chief Market Strategist for Charles Schwab. Early in her career, Sonders worked for the legendary Marty Zweig, where she learned the importance of sentiment analysis. She also had a front seat to the 1987 crash, accurately forecast by Zweig. Sonders was also a guest host...Read More
If Meghan Trainor's All About That Bass was cooked to a crisp, served well-done and sprinkled with lots of salt it would be Kawehi's Battlefield. Sonically this is dark and "cool". It's taking us back to the early 2000s! Think Alicia Keys! So good!!! Check it out above! Then CLICK HERE to listen to more music from Kawehi!
Thick plumes of smoke billowed over Chile's Calbuco volcano Sunday amid fresh warnings that a third eruption could be on the way after two major explosions late Wednesday and early Thursday.
Another early playoff exit for Pittsburgh. It's hard to believe that Sidney Crosby has been in the NHL for 10 years. Ten years, and all the best player of his generation has to show for it is one Stanley Cup. After the New York Rangers...Show More Summary
If baseball is America's favorite pastime, our second-favorite pastime might be predicting which players are going to be breakout stars in a new season. Sometimes, we're right on the money with our predictions. But other times...well,...Show More Summary
“An assertive Republican Congress coupled with new disclosures about the Clinton family’s charitable foundation threaten to shadow Hillary Clinton’s newly minted presidential campaign for months, a period when she will be trying to reintroduce herself to voters as an advocate [...]
A massive quake shook the Asian country early Saturday, flooding social media with eyewitness accounts.
Quotes of the week: “Everytime I see people it’s like trick or treating” “‘Mountain House makes biscuits and gravy. I want to buy it just because it’s biscuits and gravy…. Made in Vietnam!’ ‘What do the Vietnamese know about biscuits and gravy’? ‘Huh, I was talking about my hat'” Today is day 5. Today is......
Spoilers ahead… Laila (Kalki Koechlin), the protagonist of Shonali Bose’s Margarita With a Straw, is like any other person in their late teens/early twenties. She’s on Facebook. She’s terrific at chess. She’s into music – she writes lyrics for a band called Tribe. She’s friends with these musicians and she has a crush on the […]
VideoAn early stage French start up, Blue Frog Robotics, joins the list of growing robotics companies that wants you to have a companion robot in your home. Their prototype robot, Buddy, soon to be available for "adoption" on Kickstarter France, is being billed as a companion robot for kids, seniors or the family. Blue [...]
image credit Dorothea Erxleben was a very early feminist who became the first woman medical doctor in Germany. She was awarded a medical degree from the University of Halle in 1754. The University didn't graduate another woman doctor until 1901.Meet some pioneers who were the first women doctors in their countries. The Presurfer
Apple has started emailing early buyers of the Apple Watch with links to the guided tour videos on its website. The email highlights the videos for Messages, Siri and Digital Touch, but provides individual links to each of the other videos. It also contains a link to the user guide … Apple first started adding […]
Quick links from the past week in mind and brain news: Prospect Magazine has a good article on early psychosis and young people who hear voices. The cost of fame. The Message discusses the nefarious social effects of fame. Neuroskeptic asks Where Are The Big Ideas in Neuroscience? Emotional Intelligence Doesn’t Translate Across Borders. Essential […]
Is it too soon to start thinking about summer travel? Maybe just a little. But it’s not too soon to think about making summer travel better. Early numbers suggest more Americans will vacation during the warm months than last year. They...Show More Summary