LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May will not make "specific proposals" ruling out tax rises in the run-up to the general election on June 8. May said in an interview on the BBC's The Andrew Marr Show said she would not promise to not...Show More Summary
Red Lava Toys is a Detroit-based startup that make super cool, low-cost custom Minecraft figs at a local makerspace: they CNC-milled their own injection molds for the body and joints, and have precision die-cut vinyl stickers that they print to order with long-lasting ink and cover with a clear adhesive coat, then place them on the body of the toy. (more…)
A good bit of the nation has a little spring in its step. We seem to be well on the road to a renewal of our economic might, our diplomatic skill and our military strength. But as I have said in several posts now, to really make America great again we need more. Show More Summary
Many MacBook Pro owners are complaining that their high-end laptops are making a weird "popping" noise — and Apple isn't saying why. Earlier this month, reports started circulating about the problem. Owners of the new MacBook Pro, released...Show More Summary
US backed Syrian Democratic Forces now control around 40 percent of the strategic town near ISIL's stronghold of Raqqa.
BERLIN — If you're planning to visit Cuba in the near future and you want to use Airbnb, you'll quickly realise there's a bizarre loophole you have to jump through in order to make your booking. When requesting to book an Airbnb in Cuba,...Show More Summary
President Trump found himself at a rally in Harrisburg, PA, and assured American citizens that the Salvadoran gang known as MS-13 would be making a very swift exit from the
1 of 5 | NEXT » The New England Patriots had to wait around until the third-round of the 2017 NFL Draft to make their first pick and ended up with a total of four selections (the smallest draft class in franchise history), but in true Bill Belichick-fashion they still managed to come away with exactly what they needed. Show More Summary
For years, the poet and author tried to keep her cerebral palsy secret, until motherhood and a new love taught her to make peace with her body and share her experience There are ways to cover for the fact that you can’t run like the other kids, or skate, or climb fences, or ride your flowered banana seat bike without training wheels. Show More Summary
Meet Tempow, a French startup that can make your Bluetooth speakers more versatile. The company has been working on a new implementation of the Bluetooth protocol in order to let you play music from your phone on multiple speakers and headphones at once. Show More Summary
If you have ever worked with simple logic gates, there is a good chance that at some point you will have built a ring oscillator from a chain of inverters. With the addition of a resistor and a capacitor, you can easily make a square...Show More Summary
And how to make it right.
What is a discount retailer with a youthful audience doing opening 12 stores in a month in Southern California with plans to make the state its top market?
California has a grim housing problem and nearly everyone in the state, whether they have tried to buy or rent a home or not, is aware of it. Apparently, though, some in Sacramento haven’t noticed and hope to mix in more of the poison that created the crisis in the first place. Middle-class Californians can’t […]
Just when you think there's a chance that we'd have a media outlet that isn't constantly pivoting to the right, MSNBC makes a programming decision that annihilates any hope we may have had. Just when you think things are getting better for progressives on the teevee, Phil Griffin reminds us that they serve the same masters as they do at Fox and CNN. Show More Summary
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer has a stilted way of talking sometimes, but it’s not too hard to understand the point he’s trying to make here: “Look, you’ve had experience for 100 days,” said House Minority Whip Steny H. Hoyer (D-Md.), as if he were speaking directly to Trump. “Your party is a divided party... Read more »
OJAI – It appeared inevitable at one point during the second set that Woodbridge’s Stefan Dostanic would soon be hoisting the coveted Farnam Cup, coincidentally making him the first sophomore to capture the the trophy since former University star Gage Brymer, who was taking in the match from the stands in his UCLA gear. With […]
When pictures first starting appearing on social media, the odd aurora was widely assumed to be what is known as a “proton arc”, but scientists knew that this wasn’t right.
For today’s prompt, take the phrase “The (blank),” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then, write your poem. Possible titles could include: “The Poets,” “The Good Guys,” “The Bad Guys,” “The Last Thing She Said,” and so on. Show More Summary
A new law gives police new power and wide discretion to arrest the most vulnerable.