Another feel good story sent by Chief Tango, this one is from South Carolina; A man who shot a suspected thief will not face charges because of the state’s so-called “Stand Your Ground,” law. But deputies have charged the suspect, Thomas Smith, who they said was trying to steal scrap metal when the property owner […]
At my bridal shower, my guests filled out note cards of advice. One said “know when to keep your peace and when to stand your ground, and make sure your fights count.” I had no idea what that advice meant entering my marriage. Over time, though, it has become something I’ve come back to over Keep Reading ?
Tue 02 Dec This workshop starts from the ground up to get your bub active and maybe even work off a little bit of morning energy. James Cui will guide the class...
You can browse our full NYC show calendar for all of tonight's shows, but here are some highlights... Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade @ Thanksgiving Day Parade Grounds It's your annual chance to brave the crowds at this Thanksgiving tradition,...
As bad as your wintry travels might get this Thanksgiving, be grateful you’re not these guys: What you’re seeing: A UTair flight froze to the ground at Igarka airport in Siberia on Tuesday, and passengers had to get out and push the 30-ton aircraft to get it moving again. One of the men in the […]
It’s a testing ground to prove yourself and your strength. The pains are plentiful, but the payoffs are equally many.
The Russian city of Igarka is 101 miles north of the Arctic Circle, and this time of the year, the temperature can easily drop down to -62 degrees fahrenheit. That's cold enough to freeze an aircraft to the runway, and that's when you make friends with fellow passengers for the greater good. Read more...
Post by Liz Alterman. Before you start dinner tonight, you might want to check your fridge as well as your freezer. Minnesota-based Ranchers Legacy Meat Co. is recalling 1,200 pounds of ground beef products -- including frozen burger...Show More Summary
It can be hard to shift from work-week frenzy to a mood of gratitude when Thanksgiving suddenly arrives on your iCal. Here's how grounded wellness types channel it.
My heart aches today. I'm in Ferguson – supporting the incredible work of ACLU of Missouri, meeting with activists, helping out legal observers, handing out Know Your Rights t-shirts and cards to protesters. And, as a person of color, I'm here bearing witness. Last night, we stood with thousands of others in Ferguson, listening to St. Show More Summary
Texting apps on smartphones are very popular with users, and third-party social apps with instant messaging features are gaining ground as well. But most of them also come with one annoying feature, at list for some people, that lets senders know the recipient has read the message. Show More Summary
Marissa Alexander had been sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing what she said was a warning shot at her husband and his two children in 2010. Under the plea deal, she would serve 65 more days.
[youtube src='//www.youtube.com/embed/76AX815NKhw?rel=0' width='700' height='394'] When a major news story hits, you want your best person on the ground. You send your most empathetic, most fearless, most curious, most intelligent reporter. Show More Summary
Starting your own company from scratch is hard — it doesn't matter if you're a man or a woman. Gender shouldn't matter when it comes to raising money and getting your company off the ground, but some women have reported instances in which being a female founder had been particularly hard. Show More Summary
Here it is Thanksgiving and there's already plenty of snow on the ground, with more on the near horizon. For agents who live and work in frigid winter climates, it's time to "winterize" your business...
Abuse victim Marissa Alexander accepted a plea deal for shooting a gun in self-defense, in the presence of her abuser, in Florida, a Stand Your Ground state. She was originally sentenced to a ridiculous 20 years in jail. [MSNBC] There will be a press conference today about the Ferguson Grand Jury decision on whether or [...]
1. Ruin a clearance by clashing with your own goalkeeper. 2. Score an own goal from the ground. 3. Leave your goalkeeper injured. Kieran Gibbs wins the treble! Oh, and that happened to make it 1-0 Manchester United in a match that Arsenal was dominating. Hopefully Wojciech Szczesny is okay, but own goals from your butt are always A+.
We’ve all experienced the panic that comes with dropping our phone and then praying that it doesn’t shatter upon hitting the ground, case or no case. Corning wants to make sure that the next generation of Gorilla Glass will ensure that this doesn’t happen with much frequency. Show More Summary
Submitted by Jim Quinn via The Burning Platform blog, Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day You fritter and waste the hours in an offhand way.Kicking around on a piece of ground in your home townWaiting for someone or something to show you the way. Show More Summary
As Creighton player Toby Hegner teaches us, never hustle. You’ll just end up on the ground covered in beer. Unless your goal is to be on the ground covered in beer. In which case, by all means, hustle. The Bluejays’ forward went diving for a loose ball and wound up committing a party foul by spilling […]