A series of heat waves this month -- including a brief one one that ended Friday -- brought a grim new distinction to hot, dry Los Angeles.
Boko Haram extremists waving guns forced voters to abandon polling stations in three villages
Sounds like: San Holo, Wave Racer, Lido Song: Timbaland - The Way I Are (Arman Cekin Remix) What's so good? I miss the Timbaland days. Remember when he used to collab with almost everyone and their brother? Maybe it's good that we got...Show More Summary
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Thousands of people gathered in Singapore on Saturday to bid farewell to former leader Lee Kuan Yew in an unprecedented wave of sympathy after authorities had to temporarily suspend queues overnight to manage surging crowds.
Like a gadget from a superhero's gizmo-kit, two engineering students have invented a device to battle blazes with noise – water and toxic chemicals not required.
Enhanced Steam is a popular browser extension that improves and adds features to the steampowered website, home of the Steam gaming platform on the Internet. I have reviewed the Firefox version of Enhanced Steam back in 2013 and found it to be an excellent tool for Steam users. Show More Summary
SAN FRANCISCO — Audible gasps could be heard in a San Francisco court room Friday afternoon as a jury's verdict shot down one claim after another in Ellen Pao's gender discrimination lawsuit against her former employer, venture capital...Show More Summary
A wave of nostalgia is going to be washing over television during the next year or so. Days after Fox announced it was reviving The X-Files for a six-episode run (which will film this summer, with no premiere date yet announced), news...Show More Summary
Omar runs the Surf School Muchik with his brother in Huanchaco—a colorful beach town with a population of about 15,000 along northern Peru’s desert coast. Before the Incas came to dominance, this land was home to the Moche people from A.D. Show More Summary
Czech windsurfer Zdenek Maryzko spent 3 months at Dakhla, Western Sahara and published a video about his best sessions in waves and on flat water. The post Zdenek Maryzko at Dakhla appeared first on Continentseven.
Butcher Billy’s new series of superhero-themed mashups features post-punk and new wave artists such as The Smiths, Siouxsie and the Banshees and Devo. Get them on various merch on Red Bubble.
Another hot, potentially record-breaking day is ahead for Southern California, but forecasters say Friday will be a few degrees cooler than Thursday.
Actor Malik Yoba has experienced the death of many of his characters but the ‘unexpected’ death of Empire’s Vernon Turner that caused a shock wave online. The ‘death’ has sparked rumors and thinly veiled as theories about why Yoba was let go from the hit FOX series. Show More Summary
When I was a teen, I recall having the Cadillac of insurance plans. We could go to any doctor, hospital, or pharmacy and wave our insurance card around like it was an American Express black card. Everything was covered. In fact, I remember...Show More Summary
"These winds are creeping me out," shouted Kristin Sabo as she tended groves of black walnut atop a Griffith Park peak during a mid-March heat wave. ¶As the no-nonsense volunteer caretaker of Amir's Garden, Sabo battles more than unseasonable Santa Ana winds. She terms the 5-acre parcel,...
Analysis shows less Viking DNA than expected, and no single group of Celts. A fine-grained genetic analysis has created a detailed map of genetic variation across the UK. It gives us a clearer picture of the waves of migration that populated the UK and could also contribute to research on genetic diseases. Show More Summary
In the late 1970s through the 1980s, New York City’s Lower East Side was home to a diverse group of artists, musicians, and filmmakers. Born from the punk scene of the mid-‘70s, the no wave movement rejected the boundaries of tradition, embracing a brash, lo-fi, guerrilla aesthetic that confronted audiences with satire and shocking images. Show More Summary
This weekend, the definitive film about the new wave custom scene is released to the public. Following its premiere at the San Sebastian film festival, The Greasy Hands Preachers is going global with Vimeo. From Sunday you can stream...Show More Summary
My neighborhood is experiencing a crime wave. Just on my block in the last week, several packages were stolen from doorsteps and tires have been slashed on at least two cars. I found all of this out from an app that's quickly becoming our neighborhood's best security system. "I heard it from Fred two doors down" is being replaced by "I saw it on Nextdoor." Read more...
Hilary Duff has been making some waves lately — from her new mermaid-tastic hair-do to her admissions of being a not-so-good-girl back during her Disney days. But it looks like her time in the limelight has left her with pretty bad sunburn! The 27-year-old actress was spotted with overly red skin on her face, chest, and arms [...]