With only three weeks to go, the pressure on the Trailwalking team is continuing to build! Yesterday saw Dave Norcott take the opportunity of an early appointment at Southampton General to walk home to Sutton Scotney along the Itchen Way and Pilgrims Way – just a touch under 25 miles. Show More Summary
Sofia Vergara went full beast mode at the gym this week in preparation for a food-filled Fourth of July weekend. The "Modern Family" star posted a video of herself doing some impressive deadlifts via Instagram early Wednesday morning. Show More Summary
Sanctions against Russian lawmakers may be lifted by early 2017, the Foreign Affairs Committee chairman in the lower house of the Russian parliament Alexei Pushkov said Wednesday.
Alcohol consumption in Australia has declined steadily during the past decade, with per capita consumption in 2013-14 reaching its lowest level since the early 1960s. A new study published today by the scientific journal Addiction shows that the overall decline in drinking is due mainly to less drinking among people in their teens and early twenties. read more
Artificial intelligence has been a popular topic for decades. "2001: A Space Odyssey" came out in 1968, and introduced the world to HAL 9000, a smart computer that ended up being homicidal. Evil artificial intelligence is mostly a product...Show More Summary
Delving into the complicated history of a man who helped found the Church-Wellesley Village. At the corner of Church and Alexander stands an two-and-a-half-metre-tall bronze statue of Alexander Wood, the early Canadian merchant who owned much of the surrounding land that has since become the Church-Wellesley Village. Show More Summary
The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers are the betting favorites to win the NBA title at the sportsbooks for the 2016-17 season. The Cleveland Cavaliers finished the 2015-16 season with a 16-5 straight up and 12-9 against the spread run through the playoffs to win the NBA championship. Show More Summary
Over the past few years, Justin Bieber has found himself in quite a bit of trouble — none more memorable than his infamous egg throwing incident — but that's all over now! Related: Justin Bieber Watches The Bachelorette! As you might remember, due to a little egging incident, the Where Are Ü Now singer was put on [...]
It is too early to discuss the influence the terrorist attack on an Istanbul airport may have on the relaunch of Russia-Turkey charter flights, the Russian Transport Ministry said Wednesday.
The Arctic is greening. Early this month NASA released research findings that Quebec, western Alaska, and some other areas turned greener from 1984 to 2012. NASA images reveal swaths of greenery in a part of the world we usually think of as being white. Show More Summary
A growing feeling of uneasiness among the young crop brought about by the country's transformation policy may have contributed to their downfall in the Caribbean
In 1971, Spencer Haywood sued for the chance to join the draft without completing four years of college. Now he is pushing for the rule that allows underclassmen into the N.B.A. to bear his name.
Says Bagehot, the pseudonym-cloaked correspondent of The Economist who writes a page of comment on British affairs every week (25 June 2016, p.?27 in UK edition): As early as January a top Brexiteer freely admitted to Bagehot that his campaign planned to turn the public against its leaders; it wanted systematically to delegitimise Britain's pro-EU […]
(Reuters) - Firefighters in central California had by Wednesday contained most of a major blaze that ranks as the biggest and deadliest of several that are raging in an early summer heatwave.
Researchers have discovered that the early bloom of some tree buds might be down to increasing amounts of light pollution.
Welcome to #314. If I’d named these consistently in the early years, I think we’d be well over 450 by now. I’m not sure, but I think the above image comes from an anon Twitter account; check out Lloyd Legalist… …Lots of Bible and parenting links this week… …As they say on Christian radio, if […]
Many of you are aware that I have been a big fan of tax-deferred investing over the past three – four years. After my awakening moment in late 2012/early 2013, I have been maxing out any tax-deferred account I could get my hands on. This includes my 401k, Roth IRA, SEP IRA and Health Savings Account (H S A). Show More Summary
Jazz has had a universal appeal since its inception. As soon as the music left its cradle of New Orleans in the early years of the 20th century it quickly spread to all corners of the world. Europeans were among the first non-Americans to embrace the music and place their unique twist on it. Below a... [ read more ]
On a night when Arizona ace Zack Greinke left early with tightness in his oblique muscle, the Philadelphia Phillies finally won another series.
he inevitable topless version of the mercedes-amg gt may be with us earlier than first expected, with reports out of europe pointing to an arrival in showrooms as early as next year. speaking with the uk’s auto express, amg boss tobias...Show More Summary