A South Carolina restaurant owner has seen his windows smashed and faced harassment because his establishment sits next to a small plot of land where a massive Confederate flag flies. And the city has turned down his appeal to have it taken down. According to Fox4KC, Tommy Daras purchased a former...
David Pogue looks back at the introduction of the personal device that changed the world
The war on drugs has turned into a major battle to save lives today as people from every walk of life are overdosing on opioid drugs and dropping dead. The antidote for an opiate overdose, naloxone, saves many lives, but it has to be...Show More Summary
There are times when we are overwhelmed by a world which seems to be knocking us down and crushing us under the weight of hate and social inequities. Many of us turn to music and song to lift those blues and inspire us to get back up, persevere, and move forward, yet again. Show More Summary
Boston and Philadelphia have been rebuilding in distinct ways since 2013. Who ends up in a better spot will likely depend on who wins their trade involving the No. 1 pick. BOSTON — It’s entirely fitting that the 2017 NBA Draft turned on a deal between the Boston Celtics and the Philadelphia 76ers. Show More Summary
The UK is not happy that its government allowed a 24-storey public housing building to be built under such abominable safety standards that 79 people died in a massive fire this month. But will an anti-regulation US allow the same mistakes to happen there? More »
Even as the white supremacists who now occupy Washington try to turn back the clock to the Jim Crow Era, new efforts to integrate schools are underway in Dallas: Rather than admit students by grades, test scores or auditions, which tends to turn schools into enclaves of affluence, these schools admit them by lottery, with no admissions standards. Show More Summary
Air Asia X flight 237 from Perth, Australia to Kuala Lumpur took off shortly after its scheduled 6:50 a.m. departure time, made it out over the coast of Western Australia, and had to turn back around. With 359 passengers onboard the Airbus A330, there was a ‘big bang’ about an hour into the flight and the plane began to ‘violently shake’. Show More Summary
Harry Potter turns 20 on Monday when muggle readers in gowns and glasses from Indonesia to Uruguay will celebrate the birth of a global publishing phenomenon in 1997. "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" (later renamed "Sorcerer's Stone" for the US market) introduced the boy wizard and a magical cast of supporting characters. Show More Summary
I was driving on a country road, not thinking too much about the act of driving. This is a normal mode for most of us — it turns out the brain goes into automatic mode, which is a good thing. When is the last time you actually told your foot to move over to the […]
Leo Messi turns 30 The internet was awash with love for Leo Messi on Saturday as he turned 30 years old. Social media was dominated by love and homages to the Barcelona superstar, who has been such a brilliant servant to the Beautiful Game. Messi reportedly spent the day celebrating with family and friends and […]
The tanker overturned on a sharp bend on a highway and exploded in a huge fireball about 45 minutes later.
Where is Ed Woodward? A picture is doing the rounds on social media which is ticking off a handful of Man United fans. Every day, multiple times a day, Red Devils supporters are being hammered with transfer gossip claims. United have already bought Victor Lindelof from Benfica, while a host of other big names are being […]
China drone-maker DJI is betting on flying machines that shoot pesticide instead of photos to fend off growing competition in the global remote-controlled aircraft market.
Beijing - China is turning to shopping malls and convenience stores to better gauge spending in he world’s largest consumer market, the latest step toward upgrading its economic indicators. The gauges measure operations for those businesses...Show More Summary
Sounds like: Cowgirl Clue, Puzzle, Vada Vada Song: The Garden - All Smiles Over Here What's so good? The Garden's single "All Smiles Over Here" is an experimental garage rock ballad guaranteed to turn heads. The vocals grab your attention as the tempo and bass swirl with urgency. Show More Summary
It might seem like each generation becomes more progressive than the last, but new studies suggest that millennials might be turning back the clock.
Each NFL season, every team has a player that bears a little added attention. So which performer could turn the corner for the Miami Dolphins in ’17? Welcome to yet another 32-team series from End Zone Score. In recent months, we took the time to look at each club’s best offseason addition. Show More Summary
The Legend of Korra brought a new twist to Avatar's world of element-wielding magic users by introducing Pro-Bending, a 3v3 spectator sport where benders could use their abilities in arena combat. Now, it's becoming the first official Korra board game, thanks to IDW and Nickelodeon. More »
Each NFL season, every team has a player that bears a little added attention. So which performer could turn the corner for the Minnesota Vikings in ’17? Welcome to yet another 32-team series from End Zone Score. In recent months, we took the time to look at each club’s best offseason addition. Show More Summary