(This is the third installment in a series that looks at the most fascinating, intriguing — or in some cases, disturbing — celebrity news of the week.) Taylor Swift and Nicki Minaj are both in feuds with celebrities. They also both won VMA trophies on Sunday night and addressed the feuds in their speeches. Yet they both handled […]
Just last month, 107,500 migrants crossed into Europe, and the U.N. estimates that the number of refugees and migrants crossing the Mediterranean this year exceeds 300,000. Nearly 2,000 landed in Greece overnight. The crisis is being described as the worst since World War II. Show More Summary
If it’s cold outside and you’re a parental unit for a baby, you need to go to extra lengths to make sure they stay warm. This is especially the case for times of the year when simply breathing the air outside can hurt your lungs. You want to keep them as close as possible so they can rely on your body heat, and their fidgeting will let you know when...
For artists, design flows into every aspect of daily life. The morning smoothie is no exception. That's the beauty behind Swedish-born art director Hedvig Astrom Kushner's "Pantone Smoothies" series, for which she pairs her healthy smoothies...Show More Summary
The next step in the on-demand economy is here to disrupt the filling station. Purple, an app that enables you to purchase gas and have it delivered directly to your car, made headlines this week with the announcement that the Los Angeles-based company is expanding to San Francisco. Show More Summary
One of our readers, Gareth Webber, pointed out a strange looking aircraft stored at AMARG, the Pentagon’s aircraft boneyard in Tucson, AZ. I immediately noticed it from an article that ran a year and a half ago in Aviation Week about a stealthy F/A-18 Hornet concept that was photographed sitting along the AMARG fence-line. Show More Summary
Since I have been active in the college sports reform movement for more than a decade, it has candidly ruined a few friendships of mine in the business. This typically happens because there is a vocal minority, usually ones with the most to lose (translation-Power and Money) that will fight [...]
``"With this jobs report, in which below-expectation job creation in August is offset by several factors -- including a lower unemployment rate, prior positive revisions, wage growth, etc -- the Federal Reserve finds itself in a real uncertainty jam when it comes to a September interest rate hike," said Mohamed El-Erian, chief economic adviser at Allianz.''
Normally if an NFL quarterback throws the ball away while being sacked 12 yards behind the line of scrimmage, you’d give the guy a pat on the back for saving his team 12 yards. That’s because, normally, the quarterback throws the ball forward, which thus makes it an incomplete pass. Unfortunately for Buffalo Bills quarterback […]
This is reproduced verbatim from Scott Sumner: What is the total number of months during the Ford, Carter, Reagan and Bush I administrations, plus the first term of Clinton, when the unemployment rate was lower than today? Answer: 1 (March 1989, when it was 5.0%) Come on discouraged workers, get out there and start looking!
Judge Lynn is livid when this husband admits he didn’t use protection with a one-stand during his wife’s pregnancy. The result – an STD.
The best way to get in the back-to-school spirit is with a shelf piled with new books, so we're taking a look at all the must-read titles coming out in September. This month, highly anticipated books include Mindy Kaling's Why Not Me?, Jonathan Franzen's latest novel, and the sequel to Jojo Moyes's bestseller Me Before You. Show More Summary
Just because the Avengers had to fight one serious villain in Age of Ultron doesn't mean the cast didn't have tons of fun on the set. Chris Evans is the first to break character in the film's blooper reel, which was released in celebration of the Digital HD release on Sept. Show More Summary
Excerpt from Starflacker: Inside The Golden Age of Hollywood: Cary Grant called one morning. He was the only person who could coax two syllables out of my first name. "Di-ick, this is Cary," he announced crisply. Never any danger of mistaking the voice we all knew better than our own. Show More Summary
Donald Trump doesn't think Jeb Bush is setting a very good example for Americans when he speaks Spanish, but a bilingual Arizona news anchor is likely in the Bush camp on this one. Vanessa Ruiz—who was born in Miami, grew up in Colombia, and studied in Spain before jumping...
This is the main thing I like about Hillary Clinton. Obama eroded the state and county parties and I'm absolutely thrilled Clinton is working to build them up again: CONCORD, N.H. — Hillary Clinton had a message to relay in private meetings...Show More Summary
Medical and human rights groups are concerned about a crumbling healthcare system that is exposing tens of thousands of Venezuelans to disease and death amid a dearth of adequate doctors, drugs, and supplies. This week, a cancer support...Show More Summary
The UAW is disseminating a message of hope on its YouTube channel, letting the members know the negotiations are going to be rosey, everyone is getting a pony, and you absolutely totally shouldn’t question their ability to negotiate better contracts. Show More Summary
She lunched on the Upper East Side. This week in New York, Rihanna partied alongside Katy Perry at the Raven, Owen Wilson dropped by Juice Press and Nobu, and Kendall Jenner and Heidi Klum proved that Catch is a supermodel magnet. Read all about it here: Catch: Kendall Jenner and Hailey Baldwin bumped into Heidi Klum. Show More Summary
The rich, creaminess of cheesecake is usually only possible to achieve if you have some serious time on your hands. This microwave mini cheesecake can be prepped, cooked, and ready to eat in a fraction of the time a normal cheesecake would take. Read more...