A rare, largest of its type, 2.83-carat violet diamond has been discovered at a Rio Tinto Western Australian mine, according to the Australian.
Leicester City FC's Premier League win on Sunday has been routinely described as a "fairytale" by the media, but it's also worth £150 million ($221 million) to the club, according to data analysts Repucom, in a report cited by the BBC. The...Show More Summary
Thanks to Acronis, we have an Apple Watch Sport (black) and a copy of Acronis True Image backup software to give away worth a combined value of $559. To win the prize, simply to us your data loss horror story in the comments — be it a business server catastrophe, a stolen mobile phone, or anything in-between. Show More Summary
It's about women's health first and foremost—but there are other upsides worth noting. Reproductive health isn’t just about abortions, despite all the attention they get. It’s also about access to family planning services, contraception, sex education and much else. Show More Summary
Sent to the Daily Bulletin, Pomona, CA, April 27, 2016The Early Learning Literacy App: Is it worth it?Pomona Unified "is helping low-income preschoolers bridge ‘30-million word gap’" (April 24) with a commercial product from Footsteps2 Brilliance, The "Early Learning Literacy App". Show More Summary
Have you ever wondered how much the old video games in your collection are worth? As it turns out, people are willing to pay a surprisingly high amount for titles that aren’t even that rare. This infographic looks at the highest prices 13 popular video games have sold for online. Time to dust off those old PlayStation One games… More »
Now this is how you react to winning the title. It's a shame that we couldn't watch Leicester City celebrate their first Premier League title win on the pitch, but maybe it's worth it to see them react to the very moment the title was...Show More Summary
A wedding registry can seem daunting - especially when it lists items generally worth a good chunk of change. Don't get too caught up in money fears, however. The most important part is showing up, and it's entirely possible to bring a well-meaning present that's still affordable. Ahead are 43 cheap yet elegant wedding gifts. These are safe choices, so you can't go wrong!
Oprah Winfrey doesn’t take many acting jobs, busy as she is maintaining a media empire. When she does take on a role, however, she tends to knock it out of the park. And from the looks of it, her next such gig is well worth some excitement. Show More Summary
Hollywood has its Oscars each Winter, but every fashion girl knows the real glamour doesn't arrive till Spring with the annual Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Making it well worth the wait, tonight's arrivals...Show More Summary
Alaska Air has recently announced its plans to acquire Virgin America for $57 per share in cash. The Seattle-based airline will also assume Virgin America’s long-term debt and capitalized aircraft operating leases worth $1.4 billion, making the aggregate transaction value $4 billion. The primary objective of the deal is to expand Alaska Air’s footprint in […]
The Beyhive sure is buzzing! Beyoncé reclaimed her rightful place atop the A-List last weekend when she released her visual album Lemonade on HBO, and she's showing no signs of letting up any time soon. Her sixth studio set already the No. 1 album in the country, and while many fans may think they can only listen [...]
Caspar David Friedrich, The Wanderer It feels easier to walk downhill than to walk uphill, but it’s much harder on the knees. It feels harder to climb uphill, but the beautiful view at the top is always worth the effort.As hikers often...Show More Summary
At a loss for what to watch this week? From new DVDs and Blu-rays, to what's new on Netflix and TV, we've got you covered. TV Worth Watching "The Good Wife" (Sunday on CBS at 9 p.m.) This is it. The end of an era. After seven seasons...Show More Summary
Honestly, this is such a minor nit, I almost feel like it’s not worth picking. But this site is nothing if not a place to be persnickety, and so: That gown is majestic on her. The colors are rich and spectacular, and they fuse together into such an elegant pattern, and so I find myself wanting to Read More...
Australia has a carp problem. According to Barnaby Joyce, the country’s minister for agriculture and water resources, managing the fish—also known as “Australia’s worst freshwater aquatic pest”—costs about $380 million USD per year. Read more...
A pointer to EURef polling? With the huge split between online and phone polls that we are seeing for the referendum it is perhaps worth reminding ourselves how the two modes did during the official GE2015 campaign period. The chart could not be more clear. Throughout the campaign the big picture from phone polls was […]
Every month in L.A. brings a whole host of metal shows worth checking out. But if you can only see five, make it these five. 5. Fear Factory, Soilwork Saturday, May 7 Fonda Theatre Fear Factory broke out of the Los Angeles metal scene in the mid-‘90s thanks to their marriage...
After publishing, The Top 1% Income Levels By Age Groups, there were two main responses from the community: You are surprised how low the top 1% income levels are. It’s not how much you make, but how much you keep. I’m somewhat in agreement that the top 1% income levels for all the age groups looks a little light Read More...