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20-foot-long 'hairy' sea creature washes up on the the sea shore in the Philippines

Scientists and locals are baffled after a "hairy" sea creature measuring in at almost 20 feet long washed up on a shore in the Philippines this week. Read more...

Fearing Another Ghost Ship, Detroit Orders Artists' Complex Vacated Immediately Due To Safety Violations

17 hours agoArts : Modern Art Notes

"One of the seven buildings of the Russell Industrial Center in Detroit, which has become known as a haven for artists and a locale for edgy events and movies, was ordered closed this week." Said the city's director of buildings and safety engineering, "During a recent inspection, the smell of natural gas from the multiple […]

Grow Your Own Food: You Can Now Build IKEA's "Growroom" Vertical Farm Yourself

Back in October 2016, IKEA's external innovation hub Space10 announced the Growroom, a spherical structure that allows people to grow their own food locally and sustainably. Last week, Space10 made the plans available to anyone who wants to build their own circular farm. READ MORE »

A Swedish Politician Is Advocating For Paid Breaks For Sex During Work Hours

Per-Erik Muskos, a 42-year-old local council member for Övertorneå in northern Sweden, proposed this week that Swedes should take a one-hour paid break from work to go home and have sex with their partners. Muskos expressed concern about couples who do not have enough time together, and noted that “studies” show that sex is healthy. Show More Summary

How to Celebrate Mardi Gras in the Mile High City

Recreate Bourbon Street at some of these Southern inspired spots around town. No matter what the occasion, Denver knows how to celebrate. Next week, before the Easter fast begins, locals and bars are taking the opportunity to infuse some New Orleans flavor into the Mile High City with all sorts of different Fat Tuesday celebrations. Show More Summary

How This South African Dairy Is Fighting Gender-Based Violence

Orange Grove Dairy in the South African town of Dundee donates surplus dairy goods to the local women’s centre, helping it to provide meals for up to 700 people four times per week.

Resistance to the Fugitive Slave Act gives sanctuary cities a model for resistance to Trump

2 days agoNews : The Raw Story

Lawsuits over the executive order that barred entry from seven predominantly Muslim nations dominated the news in recent weeks.  To less fanfare, local governments in San Francisco, Santa Clara County, and Massachusetts filed lawsuits hoping to see President Trump in court concerning another...

NBA local ratings down 15% from last season

NBA ratings on local regional sports networks are down 15% comparable to the same time last season. As of the first week of February, at least 20 teams were seeing lower or flat ratings in 2016-17. And like the NHL, it appears that the...Show More Summary

Winter White House: Trump Vacations Impact Palm Beach Businesses

President Donald Trump’s weekly vacations to his “winter White House,” the Palm Beach, Florida Mar-A-Lago Club, are carrying a significant economic impact, both to taxpayers and local businesses, according to a recent report in the New...Show More Summary

8 must-see Chicago shows this week: Wilco, NE-HI, Meat Wave

This is an insanely good week to go see a show in Chicago. With longtime RedEye favorites Wilco, NE-HI and Meat Wave all performing, it might be the best slate of upcoming concerts for local music fans all year. = RedEye shows of the week.  THURSDAY, FEB. 23 Dally Auston, Elz the DJ, Stunt...

Korean pop star Eunseo cries after fan compares her to Zlatan Ibrahimovic (Video)

Eunseo & Zlatan Ibrahimovic A video is going viral in South Korean this week featuring a local celebrity. Eunseo is a singer in the Korean band Cosmic Girls. This week the band held a Q&A with fans, but things to a turn for the worse when one fan said that Eunseo looked like Man United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic. […]

Bouche à Oreille: Michelin mixup makes modest French café a star

Last week, Bouche à Oreille, a café in Bourges, central France, found itself suddenly in possession of a Michelin star. The eatery, which serves hearty dishes of beef bourguignon and lasagna to its clientele of locals, was taken aback by the arrival of swarms of new visitors. Show More Summary

Hyundai Teases Next-Generation i30 Tourer

hyundai will reveal the next generation i30 wagon (called the ‘tourer’ when it was sold locally) at the geneva motor show in a couple of weeks and has released this teaser image. as a vehicle primarily for european buyers, it’s no surprise hyundai’s all-new i30 wagon follows the lead of other euro wagons is pursuing a coupe-like profile. Show More Summary

‘You and your family are fired ... Love you’: Dozens lose jobs over immigrant protest

In at least five states, roughly 60 people lost their jobs this week after they skipped work to participate in the “Day Without Immigrants” protest on Thursday, according to local … Click to Continue »

Planned Parenthood Abortion Clinic Upset Pregnancy Center Opened Next Door: “We Care for All People”

A pregnancy resource center opened its doors next door to a Planned Parenthood in Indiana last week to offer support to women and their babies. But local abortion activists are not too happy about this new neighbor, the Women’s Care Center. The Indiana Daily Student reports the pregnancy center opened Feb. 1 just one building […]

Louisiana high school coach fired days after saying Alabama can't recruit his players

David Feaster appeared on a local radio show earlier this week. Parkway High School has relieved head football coach David Feaster of his duties after six seasons. The news comes days after the coach appeared on a radio show in Louisiana and said he would no longer help Alabama coaches recruit his players. Show More Summary

Bellator 172: Fedor Emelianenko 'Fight Week' video, Ep. 2 - Saint John the Wonderworker

Bellator 172: "Fedor vs. Mitrione" comes to SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., this Saturday night (Feb. 18, 2017), airing live and free on Spike TV at 9 p.m. ET (check your local listings). The "Greatest Of All Time" Fedor EmelianenkoShow More Summary

1 DIY Slime Recipe and 12 Ways Your Kids Can Re-Create It

If your kid has gotten into slime, chances are you've been buying out the glue section at your local Target in recent weeks. If your kid hasn't gotten into it yet, don't worry - it's coming. The DIY slime craze is sweeping households...Show More Summary

More federalization of crime? No thanks

On “Blue Lives Matter” sentence enhancement, floated as a national idea in one of President Donald Trump’s three executive orders last week on crime, the feds really have no business meddling when local legal systems are appropriately...Show More Summary

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