The Soviet Union began developing underwater guns nearly 50 years ago. The idea — to arm commando frogmen and other combat divers for underwater engagements, however rare and unlikely these subsurface firefights might actually be. In the late 1960s, Moscow enlisted “TsNIITochMash” — the Central Scientific Research Institute of Precise...
Elements of several brigades will deploy for a dozen exercises across the Pacific this year as part of a program designed to boost the Army's engagement in the region. Pacific Pathways 2016 kicked...
Five years after a wave of protests swept through Bahrain as part of the Arab Spring movement, there are major concerns over the freedom of speech and hope for reforms in the Gulf monarchy, with the government accused of engaging in a "widespread crackdown" against any form of political protest.
While people were kicking back, relaxing and watching the Super Bowl over the weekend, software company Lucid and insights platform Qualtrics were conducting a study to determine the most engaging commercials of the year by measuring people's facial expressions. Show More Summary
According to Radar Online, Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth, who were engaged back in 2013 but broke it off over Miley’s wild behavior, rekindled their relationship over the this past New Year’s holiday in Australia and Miley has changed all her wild ways in an effort to keep Hemsworth interested. Show More Summary
Last year in Ant-Man, the Boardwalk Empire and Vinyl star Bobby Cannavale played Paxton, the San Francisco Police Department Officer who was engaged to Scott Lang’s ex-wife Maggie. As far as supporting characters go, Paxton fulfilled...Show More Summary
By Susan Blumenthal, M.D. and Jacob McAuliffe, M.S.T.P. As 2015 gave way to 2016, people around the world adopted New Year's resolutions to quit smoking, lose weight, read more, or engage in physical activity. At the global level, the...Show More Summary
Dark Pixel Digital spent a year creating “Star Kart,” an awesome 3D animated mashup of Star Wars and the Mario Kart video game series. Mario Kart characters engage in a high-speed race in their Star Wars spacecrafts as Mario plays the role of Luke Skywalker and attempts to blow up the Death Star. via GameTyrant
Influencer Marketing is this year’s Holy Grail for public relations. Whether or not you engage an agency to help you, the most valuable steps are the ones you accomplish yourself.
Every four years, politicians descend on New Hampshire to genuflect to the state’s legendary voters. They tell them how wise, how discerning, how independent, how engaged they are. While voters in other states are accustomed to receiving a certain level of puffery, the New Hampshire voter is put...
Plague Inc. has been a name familiar to Shacknews users for a couple of years. It's been an engaging mix of strategy and simulation, requiring users to essentially end the world via pandemic. But for Shackers, it's also recognized as...Show More Summary
A few years back, my friend Michael was a successful student here at Michigan Ross. With a winning personality, work experience at a top Internet company, and an advanced degree from a prestigious business school, Michael had his pick of post-graduation employers. Show More Summary
Now that they’re officially engaged, LuAnn de Lesseps and Thomas D’Agostino Jr. are planning to say “I do” on New Year’s Eve, Page Six reports. As Radar previously reported, de… READ ON
The Internal Revenue Service has granted tax-exempt status to Crossroads GPS, a conservative group that has aggressively pioneered in a new form of political engagement by nonprofit groups sanctioned by the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision. Show More Summary
A couple of years ago, Future and Ciara were engaged to each other, and they were maybe the most beautiful celebrity couple on the face of the earth. It didn’t last. Future and Ciara went through a nasty breakup in 2014, but not before welcoming a baby boy that they named Future. These days, Ciara […]
The Syrian regime has been engaged in war crimes on a scale that dwarfs even the actions of ISIS, according to a United Nations report that warns of a human rights crisis as the country's civil war approaches its sixth year. The UN's High Commissioner for Human Rights says the...
What year does Marco Rubio think it is? The answer, if he ’s engaging with reality, is 2016 — the year after the Supreme Court made marriage equality the law across the United States—and yet t he Republican establishment favorite had...Show More Summary
I’ve talked openly about my struggles with depression over the years and have engaged deeply in an explorations of entrepreneurship and mental health through several different organizations I’m involved in. On February 16th, from 3pm to 5pm, I’m doing a free public event with the Carson J Spencer Foundation about entrepreneurship and mental health. Show More Summary
I am an 81 year old Afro American. I proudly identify as a person who is active and fully committed to the Black Lives Matter movement. I was raised in a home in Harlem where race pride and responsibility were honored. In my home, my father was very much involved in both his church and his union. Show More Summary
Realtor.com attracted 50 million unique users in January 2016 - a 34 percent increase over its previous record for January of 37 million, set in 2015. The site's sharp growth in traffic and engagement is the latest sign that the strength of News Corp's editorial platform, which includes The Wall Street Journal, Barron's and MarketWatch, is giving realtor.com […]