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Evan Dahm’s Island Book is a quietly empowering adventure for all ages

Evan Dahm has shown time and again he’s a master of deliberate, emotional adventures. He has been posting webcomics for well over a decade, each of them a diffe...

Evan Dahm’s Island Book is a quietly empowering adventure for all ages

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Finn and Poe to star in Choose Your Own Adventure book that probably won't let you choose to make them kiss Happy May the 4th to all the Star Wars fans out there this afternoon, a.k.a. proof that there’s no nerd pun so doofy that a massive corporation won’t co-opt it into its leviathan marketing aims. Among the many Star Wars Day announcements and promos D...
23:00, 05/04/2019

Empowering African farmers with data With a couple billion more people estimated to join the global population in the next few decades, world food production could use an upgrade. Africa has a key role to play: Agriculture is Africa’s biggest industry, but much of Africa’s agricultural ...
04:13, 05/31/2019

How TomTom’s co-founder is empowering future devs At TNW Conference last month, tech leaders came together to discuss the future. Corinne Vigreux, co-founder of navigation tech giant TomTom, explained how her latest venture will equip the next generation with digital skills. Vigreux founded CODAM Co...
14:39, 06/14/2019

Empowering CISOs to strengthen password security While the number and severity of cyber-attacks increases year by year, it seems that companies are failing to see the lessons learned by streamlining their security policies. Weak passwords and clumsy habits are far too prevalent and businesses must ...
13:52, 04/30/2019

The tech empowering disabled people in cities Cities are difficult to navigate at the best of times, but for people with disabilities they can be like an obstacle course and a maze wrapped into one....
06:13, 05/30/2019

How Lauren Scruggs Kennedy Is Empowering Women to Embrace Change Change can be scary, but embracing it can also be empowering. No one knows this more than Lauren Scruggs Kennedy, who has partnered with T.J. Maxx's The Maxx You Project to help support and......
18:26, 06/28/2019

Funny, sexy and totally empowering: why GLOW's nudity is so radical There’s nakedness aplenty in Netflix’s comedy about pioneering female wrestlers – but the male gaze is thankfully nowhere to be seenWe have all heard the standard defences: “Nudity is empowering!” they say, as the female character pouts silently into...
02:52, 08/24/2019

Finally! Princess Jasmine gets an empowering solo in the new ‘Aladdin’ The live-action "Aladdin" includes a new power ballad for Jasmine. Here's why producers added the tune "Speechless," and almost added a second song.        ...
18:00, 05/29/2019

Evan Dando Knows He’s Lucky The Lemonheads frontman was the poster boy — and prettiest boy — of Gen X. At 52, he’s still enjoying a life of drugs and rock ’n’ roll, on Martha’s Vineyard of all places....
06:39, 05/14/2019

Adam Cheyer: Samsung’s plan for winning with Bixby is empowering third-party developers Viv Labs cofounder and VP of engineering Adam Cheyer spoke with VentureBeat about the latest generation of Samsung's Bixby, which his team helped to create.Read More...
22:00, 06/22/2019

Bachelor in Paradise's Jade Roper Shares Empowering Selfie 1 Week After Giving Birth Jade Roper Tolbert is loving the skin she's in. Just one week after giving birth, the Bachelor in Paradise alum took to Instagram to share an empowering......
22:39, 08/07/2019

Giants’ Evan Engram is working outside the box to fix his drops Highlights from the Giants practice on Saturday: SOMETHING GOOD Corey Ballentine continues to be a bright spot in camp. The rookie cornerback had another strong practice Saturday, with an interception and two pass breakups. He picked off Daniel Jones...
01:52, 08/04/2019

Giants’ Evan Engram: ‘I want to play 16 games’ After suffering multiple injuries and missing a third of last season, Evan Engram has a personal slogan for 2019. “I want to play 16 games,” the Giants tight end said before training camp practice on Thursday. “That’s my mindset coming into this year...
08:26, 08/02/2019

Evan Spiegel on the Lessons Learned From Snap's IPO Evan Spiegel, the co-founder and chief executive of Snap, told an audience at The Wall Street Journal’s CEO Council that consumers were starting to understand how the online advertising market works and that understanding is beginning to drive them t...
15:13, 05/14/2019

Mark Zuckerberg has to go. Here are 25 reasons why | Evan Greer It’s time we dethrone Mark Zuckerberg and prove that Silicon Valley kings are not godsEveryone wants there to be a silver bullet. A single policy solution that will “fix” Facebook, restore our privacy, and clean up the tech industry. There isn’t one....
18:26, 05/08/2019

Evan Engram has prepared himself for this Giants moment There is the canyon-sized hole in the Giants’ aerial attack, created by the trade of Odell Beckham Jr. There is the natural growth and maturity that comes as a player ages. And there is a familiarity with an offense in the second year in a system. Fo...
03:39, 08/20/2019

Celebrate World Book Day and plan a vacation around one of these book-filled Airbnbs Indulge your inner bookworm on your next vacation by staying at a library instead of just visiting one at these book-filled Airbnbs.        ...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Evan Engram is Giants’ best answer to receiving turmoil There can no longer be any doubt that somewhere alongside Baker Mayfield and Jarvis Landry, Odell Beckham Jr. is wearing a Cheshire cat smile while sticking pins in his Dave Gettleman and Pat Shurmur voodoo dolls. The good news is that Golden Tate is...
00:13, 07/28/2019

Is Evan Engram worthy of inclusion in top tier at tight end? One look at average draft position at tight end would tell you there is a Big Three and then everyone else. We examine whether the Giants tight end should be mentioned in that group this season....
23:13, 08/01/2019

Snapchat CEO Evan Spiegel Says EU Regulators Are Helping Google, Facebook The head of Snapchat warned European regulators that their efforts to protect user data were entrenching the positions of Internet giants such as Google and Facebook....
17:52, 05/14/2019

‘Dear Evan Hansen’ tests star Ben Levi Ross like he’s never been tested before The 21-year-old actor wrestles with the lead role — seen as one of Broadway's most challenging parts — as the smash musical returns to D.C. for a Kennedy Center run....
00:52, 08/01/2019

Top hoops recruit Evan Mobley commits to USC, joins father and brother Evan Mobley has committed to USC, joining his father, who is an assistant coach, and brother, who is a freshman for the Trojans.       ...
22:39, 08/05/2019

Hawks trade Kent Bazemore to Trail Blazers for Evan Turner The Atlanta Hawks have traded Kent Bazemore to the Portland Trail Blazers for Evan Turner is a swap of high-priced players heading into the final year of their contracts       ...
04:00, 06/25/2019

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg on Good Boys and their "Undie Hundie" rule Now that Good Boys has won its opening weekend at the U.S. box office, it’s even clearer that Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg know what they’re doing. The producers helmed the project out of their Point Grey company, and helped frame what some reviews a...
17:00, 08/20/2019

Health care for undocumented immigrants may 'haunt' Dems against Trump, says ex-Sen. Evan Bayh "It's nice to be able to promise some of these things, but they have got to be realistic," says the Indiana Democrat who also served as governor of his state....
19:39, 07/01/2019

Bachelor in Paradise's Carly Waddell Is Pregnant, Expecting Baby No. 2 With Evan Bass Congratulations are in order for Carly Waddell and Evan Bass. The Bachelor in Paradise couple are expecting their second child together. The proud parents announced the happy news via......
21:13, 05/09/2019

Giants' Evan Engram praises rookie QB Daniel Jones for picking up playbook New York Giants tight end Evan Engram says rookie quarterback Daniel Jones isn't having much trouble picking up the playbook ahead of the 2019 season....
21:39, 05/17/2019

Emma Roberts Reflects on Evan Peters Split And the "Highs and Lows" of Life Emma Roberts has lived in the public eye for quite some time now, which means so have her relationships. The American Horror Story actress is Cosmopolitan's June issue cover star and......
16:39, 05/06/2019

The best suits for all ages – in pictures A summer suit is the perfect all-day outfit, so embrace this spring’s tobacco browns, muted greys and dusky pinks by introducing a lightweight two-piece into your wardrobe Continue reading......
14:26, 05/31/2019

The best jumpsuits for all ages – in pictures Layer a silk top under a light chambray, belted style, for a daytime look, or opt for a wide-leg version in a bold colour for the evening. A boiler suit in leopard will look edgy with white pumps or trainers Continue reading......
16:26, 08/09/2019

The best dresses for all ages – in pictures The perfect summer dress is not a one-size-fits-all affair. Long sleeves, maxi lengths, classic black, bold prints – we all have our go-to favourites. Accessorise with graphic sunglasses in an ice-cream shade, chunky sliders or a fun sun hat Continu...
11:13, 06/14/2019

Evan Rachel Wood jokes men should get 'mandatory vasectomies' after Georgia 'heartbeat' bill signed into law Evan Rachel Wood jokingly suggested on Thursday that men should get "mandatory vasectomies" until they're ready to have children after the state of Georgia signed a bill into law making it illegal to get an abortion once a heartbeat is detected....
13:26, 05/12/2019

Roslyn Pilmar, Evan Wald get 25 years to life in coffee shop owner’s murder A Brooklyn federal prosecutor whose father was hacked to death pleaded with a judge Monday to go easy on the killers — his own mother and uncle. Assistant US Attorney Philip Pilmar — whose wealthy businessman father, Howard Pilmar, was murdered by th...
02:39, 07/09/2019

International Women's Day: Empowering more women decision-makers ‘essential’, says Guterres Under the theme “Think Equal, Build Smart, Innovate for Change”, the United Nations hosted its flagship event celebrating International Women’s Day on Friday to recognize unsung women from across the world, and encourage innovation to transform lives...
18:39, 04/28/2019

The best tropical prints for all ages – in pictures Tropical prints have had an update: less garish, more muted. Mix patterned pieces with tonal separates. Soft pink shorts look chic paired with burgundy and beige, while a silk dress looks modern worn with a pair of directional wedges Continue reading...
12:26, 07/26/2019

The best beige pieces for all ages – in pictures Beige is a wardrobe staple, but the perfect neutral has had an update. Mix and match shades of oatmeal, biscuit and putty for a tonal, modern look. Punctuate your outfit with subtle colour, maybe a pink check on a blazer – or add colour-pop sunglasse...
08:39, 05/03/2019

The best tank tops for all ages – in pictures This summer, the tank top is the building block of your wardrobe. More dressed up than a T-shirt, it is the perfect partner for jazzy separates Continue reading......
09:52, 06/21/2019

The best trimmed pieces for all ages – in pictures It’s all in the details this summer, and by details we mean trims. Try a fringed wrap skirt with a bold print shirt, or a delicate lace-trimmed cami with jeans or chunky boots. Dive deep into the look with a co-ord outfit like the Staud top and skirt...
08:52, 05/10/2019

The best white pieces for all ages – in pictures From classic jeans paired with a swimsuit or body, to a simple blazer thrown over a loose dress – white will lift all your outfits when the sun is out Continue reading......
10:52, 08/02/2019

The best linen pieces for all ages – in pictures Linen has had a modern overhaul. Dresses and skirts are fitted, a jumpsuit is cool and relaxed, and a cropped bandeau top looks stylish paired with a blazer Continue reading......
12:52, 07/12/2019

'Band of Brothers' was a casting feat for the ages If you ever want to know what it takes to put together one of the most impressive casts ever assembled for a television miniseries, it would be worth digging through Meg Liberman's archives....
02:52, 06/07/2019

A Tour for the ages getting its first South American winner A Tour de France for the ages is getting a champion of an unusually young age: 22-year-old Egan Bernal, set to be the first South American to win cycling's greatest race when he rides to the finish on the Champs-Elysees in Paris on Sunday night ...
18:39, 07/28/2019

German brothers, ages 4 and 6, run away from home, cause $17,000 in damage Two Bavarian brothers left a path of destruction in their village, including torching a neighbor's garage, after running away from home, German police say....
06:52, 08/14/2019

The best floral pieces for women of all ages – in pictures The ditsy floral has always been a firm favourite with print aficionados, but this summer it has taken over. Style with bold, chunky footwear to balance out the sweetness of the blooms and add graphic sunglasses or a natural-fabric bag Continue read...
08:52, 08/23/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Ruth Reichl The food writer and author, most recently, of the memoir “Save Me the Plums” was 10 when she read Henry Miller. “If it’s over her head, she simply won’t understand it,” her mother said....
17:52, 05/02/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Adm. William H. McRaven The author of “Make Your Bed” and, most recently, “Sea Stories: My Life in Special Operations” says “All Quiet on the Western Front” is the one book that best “captures the nature of a soldier.”...
13:00, 05/09/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Gary Snyder The poet, essayist and environmentalist cites Ovid’s “Metamorphoses” as an inspiration: “Ovid in a sense tried to write the entire Roman story. I take it as a challenge to look for the storyteller of the planet.”...
19:39, 04/28/2019

How a Real Estate Concept From the Middle Ages Can Still Backfire The value of fractional real estate has long been debated. Critics see it as a hustle, while supporters say it is a smarter way to use a vacation home....
01:52, 06/08/2019

CC Sabathia hits the stage in Rock of Ages cameo At 39-years-old and with six All-Star honors under his belt, CC Sabathia is a star on the rise again. On Wednesday, Sabathia made his stage debut in a one-night-only cameo in the off-Broadway production of Rock of Ages during a “Yankees Night” at New...
16:26, 08/02/2019

Trump Delivers an Unhinged Twitter Rant for the Ages It feels like it’s been a while since we’ve been subjected to a good, ol’ fashioned Twitter meltdown from President Donald Trump, doesn’t it? You know the kind I’m talking about: an hour’s worth of deranged non-sequiturs, self-aggrandizement, and eno...
18:00, 07/11/2019

Communal living spaces foster community for all ages Lightning Society Lofts in Bushwick, Brooklyn is a "collaborative living project" that sees 17 adults under one roof.       ...
04:52, 07/26/2019

The 10 ages of Boris Johnson: a guide to his road to power From bullied schoolboy to betrayer of women and voters, his career trajectory has been a controversial oneAlexander Boris de Pfeffel Johnson was born on 19 June 1964 in New York and is still known by his family as Al. Over the next 14 years he moved ...
09:39, 07/21/2019

Newlywed couple, ages 19 and 20, killed in crash moments after wedding Police say Harley Joe Morgan, 19, and Rhiannon Boudreaux Morgan, 20, had just left the office of the justice of the peace when the crash occurred.        ...
01:52, 08/25/2019

The best back-to-school deals to shop on Prime Day 2019 — for all ages Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Prime Day 2019 is 48-hours this year, and we're keeping track of the best back-to-school deals below. We'll be updating this post in real-time, adding the best new deals as they surface and alerting you to sellouts. If ...
23:52, 07/16/2019

Katie Taylor defeats Delfine Persoon in fight of the ages Katie Taylor wins absolute thriller in New York to unify lightweight division The post Katie Taylor defeats Delfine Persoon in fight of the ages appeared first on Boxing News....
11:13, 06/02/2019

Old timer's day: Karlovic, Bryan bros. in wins for the ages At age 40 with 2 kids keeping him busy at home, midnight gym sessions were the key to Ivo Karlovic's French Open preparations        ...
23:13, 05/28/2019

Valentina Shevchenko defends flyweight title with finishing kick for the ages at UFC 238 Valentina Shevchenko knocked Jessica Eye out cold with an amazing kick in the second round of their flyweight title fight at UFC 238.       ...
09:26, 06/09/2019

As US population ages, more elders are subject to physical, sexual and financial abuse Elder abuse is chillingly widespread and can range anywhere from physical and sexual abuse, to emotional abuse, confinement, stealing money, negligence, and abandonment. And it's slated only to get worse with the aging U.S. population....
23:39, 06/19/2019

Opinion: At 41 and playing in her seventh World Cup, Brazil's Formiga one for the ages When Brazilian superstar Formiga, now 41, made her World Cup debut in 1995, 150 players at this year's tournament had not yet been born.       ...
20:13, 06/08/2019

Phone book, what's a phone book? 20 everyday tasks that nobody does anymore The standard electronics, gear, and ways of yesteryear have vanished. As old formats disappear, that leaves us with the task of what to do.       ...
18:13, 06/13/2019

How to shoot your next adventure like a pro In the Instagram and YouTube age, your outdoor adventures basically didn't happen unless there are good images and videos to share. At least that's how it feels sometimes. So why is it that your photos and carefully curated montage clips do...
16:39, 07/18/2019

Massive data breach exposes ages, addresses, income on 80 million U.S. families Researchers discovered an unprotected cloud-based database with names, ages, income brackets and marital status on 80 million U.S. households        ...
18:00, 04/29/2019

Federer and Nadal renew old rivalry and serve up a contest for the ages | Jacob Steinberg Swiss justified the All England Club’s decision to make him No 2 seed as he came back from a limp second set against his old friend and rival to avenge 2008 final defeatTwo old friends played some tennis for a shade over three hours on a sunny Friday...
02:13, 07/13/2019

In the Donald Trump Era, People Ages 18-34 Are Less Accepting of LGBTQ Community, GLAAD Finds Conventional wisdom goes: The young will lead when it comes to matters of tolerance and acceptance regardless of race, color, creed — or sexual orientation. But according to GLAAD, that conventional wisdom has been turned on its head, and Donald Trum...
05:13, 06/25/2019

Gendered kids’ clothes, women without surnames, and an eyeroll for the ages | Séamas O’Reilly When a bad internet connection means socialising offline, I find myself ranting at a chap in the pubI’d just made an offhand comment in the pub, when I saw it. Nigel did an actual eye roll. And it was a good one. I’d barely met Nigel, a friend of a f...
16:26, 08/25/2019

Death penalty for South Carolina father convicted of killing his 5 children, ages 1 to 8 COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Death penalty for South Carolina father convicted of killing his 5 children, ages 1 to 8....
22:13, 06/13/2019

Ireland’s big five adventure challenge Beyond the blarney of the Kerry tourist trail, the Reeks District is pitching itself as the country’s adventure playground, with five outdoor activities on offerHalfway through cycling the Ring of the Reeks in Kerry, I realise I am going to make it. ...
11:39, 06/18/2019

Americans love adventure According to a new study by Onepoll on behalf of Rias Biaxas, Americans love adventure! Buzz60’s Keri Lumm reports.        ...
23:00, 08/05/2019

A Flurry of States Have Raised Their Smoking Ages. But Big Tobacco’s Involvement Has Some Health Groups Uneasy Momentum is growing for a nationwide movement to raise the legal age of tobacco purchase from 18 to 21. Experts say the widespread and worrisome teen vaping epidemic is a major catalyst—but so is support from e-cigarette and tobacco companies, ...
18:00, 06/10/2019

Promoted | Want to take your family on a dream adventure? We’re looking for adventure-loving families to test a family SUV for a weekend in the great outdoors Are you the sort of family that loves to explore the great outdoors? Is your idea of a dream weekend wild camping under the stars, getting muddy on...
15:52, 06/11/2019

Newest Camping Adventure: During the Day and in the City Throngs of Seoul’s residents spend leisure time lazing in tents crowded into parks, amid skyscrapers. The city is cracking down with new rules; no tents after 7 p.m., keep those flaps open....
22:13, 06/18/2019

Exploratory adventure 'Vane' is now available on Steam Several months after the PS4 launch, the trippy adventure game Vane is ready for the PC crowd. Friend & Foe has launched the title on Steam for $20, with the soundtrack available separately through Steam and Bandcamp for $7. It preserves the ex...
22:26, 07/23/2019

Production-Ready KTM 390 Adventure Spotted A near production version of the upcoming KTM 390 Adventure has again been spotted, this time sporting cast alloy wheels. Two variants are expected in the production model, together with a higher-spec......
15:26, 05/29/2019

Everything We Know About Anna and Elsa's Frozen 2 Adventure We can't let our excitement for Frozen 2 go! In February, Disney dropped a big surprise by releasing a teaser for the highly anticipated sequel. And today, they continued to feed our......
18:00, 06/11/2019

Tech titan calls for health care overhaul: 'Our medical system is stuck in dark ages' Futurist Vivek Wadhwa made the declaration in an email to colleagues and friends the day after he lost his wife to a rare form of cancer called cholangiocarcinoma....
21:13, 07/03/2019

Two Indian Men Undertake 3,800 Km Adventure To Reach UAE On Cycles Two Indian men Muhammed Saleem and his friend Rizwan Ahmad Khan arrived in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) following a 3,800 km six-month cycling adventure, the media reported....
12:13, 05/23/2019

Harrison’s Cave, An Underground Adventure in Barbados Barbados is known as ‘the land of fly-fishing’. It’s a popular tourist destination and is regarded as something of a tropical paradise. ...
05:52, 07/25/2019

Iniesta and Torres struggling on Japanese adventure "They have four World Cup winners medals between them but the J.League\u0027s high-profile recent recruits, including Andres Iniesta and Fernando Torres, have struggled to make an impact this season."...
09:52, 05/16/2019

2020 KTM 390 Adventure Spied Testing With Accessories The KTM 390 Adventure is a highly anticipated motorcycle. The wait has been long, tedious and a patient one, but the rewards are expected to well worth the effort. Now, the bike has been spotted......
11:25, 04/30/2019

BMW F 850 GS Adventure Launched In India; Priced At Rs. 15.40 Lakh BMW Motorrad India today announced the launch of the all-new BMW F 850 GD Adventure Pro motorcycle. Priced at Rs. 15.40 lakh (ex-showroom, India) the new long-distance touring enduro motorcycle was......
11:00, 05/14/2019

EA releases adventure game Sea of Solitude on July 5 Electronic Arts announced today that it will release Sea of Solitude worldwide on July 5. The adventure game is coming out for PS4, Xbox One, and PC.Read More...
02:39, 05/29/2019

Promoted | Honda CB500X: Make Every Day An Adventure The newest addition to Honda’s Adventure bike range takes the style and rugged reputation of the iconic Africa Twin, and makes it even more accessible Ever since Honda first started making motorbikes in 1955, the Japanese firm has cultivated a reputa...
23:26, 08/12/2019

The New Trailer for Frozen II Takes Us on a Wild Adventure Outside Arendelle Frozen II dropped its first teaser back in February—and now, the first full trailer for Disney’s much-anticipated sequel is here to cool you off as summer heats up.Read more......
21:13, 06/11/2019

My Night: Deontay Wilder reflects on his Olympic adventure After just 18 months and 21 amateur bouts behind him, Deontay Wilder explains how he ended up on the rostrum The post My Night: Deontay Wilder reflects on his Olympic adventure appeared first on Boxing News....
00:00, 08/14/2019

The Jeep Gladiator is for truck buyers craving adventure Running alternative life scenarios is fun. In one reality I did well in high school and used my experience in FFA (Future Farmers of America) to major in agricultural science at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. In that timeline, I move to Hawaii and use......
20:13, 07/08/2019

Hawaii plane crash victim hoped he would die during an adventure A Florida skydiver who was among 11 killed when their plane crashed in Hawaii had lost a close friend in an eerily similar crash — and predicted he would die during one of his daredevil adventures, according to a friend. Mike Martin was one of ...
22:52, 06/23/2019

At 62 life still seems like a terrifying adventure with no manual | John Crace It’s been a good week for teenagers, a bad week for sunbathers and another desperate week for politicsIt’s been a good few days for 15-year-olds. First we had Alex Mann wowing Glastonbury as he rapped on stage with Dave. Then we had Coco Gauff defeat...
16:52, 07/05/2019

Awkwafina to star in adaptation of The Last Adventure Of Constance Verity Soon there will be only two kinds of movies: Those that star Awkwafina, and those that do not. And honestly, that’s 100 percent okay. The rapper-turned-mega-acclaimed actress is adding yet another project to her growing to-do list, as Deadline report...
00:52, 08/14/2019

D’Angelo Russell and Joe Harris enjoying a soccer adventure D’Angelo Russell and Joe Harris have embarked on a unique European road trip, with a sports twist. The two Nets have been on a jaunt through Spain, an NBA All-Star and 3-point champion indulging their inner futbol fanboy. They put up shots in Real Ma...
05:39, 06/02/2019

Black-and-white adventure 'Minit' lands on iOS and Android Indie adventure game Minit caught the attention of many when it landed on consoles and PC last year, through a combination of its monochrome pixelated art style and bite-sized gameplay. As of today, mobile gamers can check out Minit too, as it's...
17:13, 06/27/2019

‘Blood & Treasure’ review: Fast but forgettable adventure This season, ABC gave us “Whiskey Cavalier,” one of those globe-trotting espionage series featuring a poorly matched guy and girl whose mutual attraction was reluctant yet instantaneous. Not surprisingly, the formulaic-yet-frenetic hour, which was in...
07:39, 05/18/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Ani DiFranco The singer-songwriter, whose new memoir is “No Walls and the Recurring Dream,” says her shelves contain “poetry for when my mind is spinning” and “a bunch of learn-how-to-meditate books that don’t seem to be helping.”...
00:39, 05/16/2019

By the Book: By the Book: Eve Ensler The playwright and author, most recently, of “The Apology” would invite James Baldwin, Hannah Arendt and Anaïs Nin for dinner. “Topics might include: God, death, erotica, totalitarianism.”...
12:39, 05/23/2019

The first episode of the DuckTales "bomb" begins with a new affirmation of the value of adventure stories Welcome to first of what looks like will be a nine-episode bomb of new DuckTales episodes! Barring any sudden schedule changes, of course. Generally speaking, this has been a stronger, more confident season than the first one, and “Treasure Of The Fo...
23:26, 05/07/2019

Canada murder suspects could already be 1,800 miles from slayings, described as 'best friends' who were 'out on adventure' Two young men who have spurred a nationwide manhunt in Canada after the killings of an American woman, her Australian boyfriend, and a third unidentified man are known as lifelong friends who recently graduated from high school, according to the fath...
21:13, 07/24/2019

3 tips for a family summer adventure the kids won't soon forget Whether you're staying home or going somewhere on vacation, there's no better time than summer for a family adventure.       ...
18:13, 07/21/2019

Amazon's The Tick canceled after two seasons of wacky, heartfelt adventure As our own John Hugar recently declared, The Tick’s second season gave us “the show we were hoping The Tick could be all along.” Alas, it turns out the hilarious, heartfelt superhero parody will go out on that high note, as creator Ben Edlund has rev...
00:52, 05/17/2019

Climbing and diving on Kalymnos: an Aegean islands adventure continues Kalymnos, second hop on our tour of lesser-known islands, has many rock-climbing highlights – and some sweet spots for scuba diving• Read part 1 of Kevin’s odyssey: IkariaI’m sitting on the shady patio of the Paradisio cafe in Vlychadia, overlooking ...
14:39, 08/04/2019

At $1,600, Could This 1994 Honda CB250 Nighthawk Make You Ready for a new Adventure? The seller of today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Honda has taken a ‘City Bike’ and turned it into a country adventurer. Could that incongruous combination add up to a great deal?...
19:39, 05/28/2019

‘Don’t get fired’: Beyoncé choose-your-own-adventure game takes over Twitter A viral thread has found a new use for the platform: playing out a day as the star’s assistant, from breakfast to FaceTiming her kidsFor most of its existence the functionality of Twitter has been limited to a few basic options: keeping up with news ...
02:00, 06/26/2019

Arkham Horror Third Edition: The classic Lovecraft adventure returns Enlarge (credit: FFG) Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. It’s early during my first play as Calvin Wright, a tormented guardian willing to s...
12:13, 05/02/2019

Gorgeous fantasy adventure Sea of Solitude is coming to the PS4, Xbox One and PC on July 5, EA and J Gorgeous fantasy adventure Sea of Solitude is coming to the PS4, Xbox One and PC on July 5, EA and Jo-Mei Games announced today. The game follows Kay, who navigates an abandoned, underground city and its huge, red-eyed monsters....
16:26, 05/28/2019

Two North Carolina men, dad killed in ATV crash at Tennessee adventure park Two North Carolina men and one of their fathers were killed Sunday after their all-terrain vehicle plummeted more than 100 feet down an embankment, according to Tennessee investigators....
02:26, 05/28/2019

Upgrade Your Next Outdoor Adventure With an Extra 60% Off Clearance at Eddie Bauer It’s spring, so get outside! And while you’re at it, stock up on tons of apparel and gear from Eddie Bauer. The brand’s entire clearance section is an extra 60% off right now with promo code MAY60. Plenty of shirts, shorts, hats, shoes, and much more...
21:52, 05/02/2019

This Lunch Quest exclusive takes kid skaters on a magical adventure Koyama Press always makes sure to include some kid-friendly releases in its publishing slate, and these books tend to be some of the more imaginative, unusual kid comics that offer plenty for adults to enjoy. Chris Kuzma’s Lunch Quest is one of those...
21:52, 06/05/2019

Stranger Things delivers slick action and adventure, code red! This is a code red!“You can stop this,” Tom (Michael Park), editor of The Hawkins Post, pleads with his daughter as he waits, bound, next to his sobbing wife.“There is no stopping it, Daddy,” Heather tells him gently. “You’ll see.”...
21:26, 07/04/2019

National Geographic is bringing an Antarctic adventure to Oculus Quest National Geographic is delving deeper into VR with a 30-minute Antarctic adventure that will hit Oculus Quest this spring. In National Geographic Explore VR, you'll be tasked with finding a lost penguin colony. The adventure will take you on a k...
21:13, 04/28/2019

Opinion: Deutsche Bank halts global adventure in lending The days when Deutsche Bank officials played big to win big are over. The lender's new credo is "back to the roots." The plan to overhaul Deutsche Bank is radical, DW's Henrik Böhme writes, but the outcome remains open....
03:26, 07/08/2019

Antony Gormley’s virtual reality adventure lets you ski on the moon Best known for his figures celebrating the human form, Antony Gormley’s latest endeavour is an epic virtual reality project letting you fly through space...
19:13, 04/28/2019

Job Done, NaMo TV Quietly Goes Off Air As Lok Sabha Elections End NaMo TV - a BJP-backed television channel meant for publicising Prime Minister Narendra Modi's rallies and political messages - was pulled off air two days before the final phase of the Lok Sabha......
22:26, 05/20/2019

Every once in a while just as I’m drifting off to sleep, I wonder quietly to myself what Saab is up Every once in a while just as I’m drifting off to sleep, I wonder quietly to myself what Saab is up to these days in the defense and securities business. It just so happens that the brand has launched [pun absolutely intended] an underwater drone tha...
07:00, 08/22/2019

Bethesda's latest Elder Scrolls adventure pulled over plagiarism claims It looks as though the new Elder Scrolls tabletop spin-off, entitled Elsweyr, has been pulled for good – having been released only yesterday, it was quickly noted that it had a lot of similarities to a Dungeons & Dragons module published in 20...
17:13, 05/09/2019

Evil Within studio debuts supernatural action adventure, 'Ghostwire Tokyo' The studio behind horror series The Evil Within is building an action-adventure game set in a city of supernatural evil, called Ghostwire Tokyo. Tango Gameworks founder Shinji Mikami and the title's creative director, Ikumi Nakamura, debuted the...
03:52, 06/10/2019

West Ham’s Alisha Lehmann keen to add Wembley knees-up to East End adventure The Swiss forward has taken English football by storm since arriving as a teenager last summer and has some inside information about Women’s FA Cup final successWe are just shy of 10 months on from when the Swiss forward Alisha Lehmann joined West Ha...
10:26, 05/03/2019

Bethesda’s latest Elder Scrolls adventure taken down amid cries of plagiarism In a series a comparative text samples published on Facebook, co-author Paige Leitman shows significant similarities throughout her "The Black Road" adventure and the Elsweyr adventure published by Bethesda. [credit: ...
20:39, 05/08/2019

Double Fine's post-apocalyptic adventure 'Rad' arrives August 20th Rad, the latest game to come from the minds of indie game darlings Tim Schafer and Lee Petty at Double Fine Productions, officially has a release date. With the help of publisher Bandai Namco, the roleplaying adventure game will arrive on August 20th...
06:00, 05/21/2019

12 Minutes: time loop thriller rewrites the rules of adventure games One of E3’s surprise standouts puts you at the centre of a Groundhog Day mysteryOne of the surprise standouts at E3 this year was the indie time-looping point-and-click adventure 12 Minutes. In this stylish thriller, players are cast as a nameless ev...
16:26, 06/14/2019

Kid Cudi to have an excellent adventure with Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter in the new Bill & Ted What’s this? A week between Bill & Ted news instead of months or years? We’ve barely had any time to process that Bill and Ted will have daughters named Billie Logan and Thea Preston in the long-awaited sequel Bill & Ted Face The Music, and n...
04:13, 06/14/2019

Playing Cool Games with Funko, The Adventure Zone, and More in Tabletop News Welcome back to Gaming Shelf, io9's column all about tabletop and roleplaying games. Gen Con 2019 brought us a bunch of exciting announcements for new and upcoming releases. We couldn’t possibly get through all of them, but here are some highligh...
07:26, 08/07/2019

Review: Adventure Academy is the perfect after school companion for eager learners Age of Learning recently launched an MMO-style educational game for ages 8-13 called Adventure Academy. It’s reminiscent of online questing games like World of Warcraft, only it’s entirely kid-safe. Basically it’s a games-as-a-service container that ...
01:39, 07/04/2019

Dungeons & Dragons Is Celebrating 5 Years of the 5th Edition With a Gorgeous Return to Its First Adventure When Dungeons & Dragons rebooted its ruleset for its 5th official edition back in 2014, alongside the rules, Wizards of the Coast offered an epic battle against Tiamat herself as the first adventure for new heroes to deal with. Now, five years on...
06:00, 07/22/2019

Days Gone PS4 Review: The open-world zombie adventure game we’ve all been waiting for Days Gone made fans of the post-apocalyptic genre a lot of promises to PS4 fans when it was revealed way back in 2016. Thankfully, it delivers on every single one of them....
05:39, 05/04/2019

Luciano Acosta contract talks with D.C. United could unfold like a choose-your-own adventure Club officials will skip the weekend match in Minnesota to meet with the midfielder's agents, but negotiations figure to take weeks. Here's how they could play out....
19:13, 04/28/2019

A Library Thrives, Quietly, in One of Pakistan’s Gun Markets The Darra Adam Khel Library, less than a year old and with more than 2,500 books, offers residents a respite from the arms bazaar that dominates local life....
11:26, 06/18/2019

Google quietly ruined Chrome, and we almost missed it Google’s Chrome is the most popular way to browse the web on desktop and mobile, thanks to a combination of features that make it a reliable, albeit sometimes resource-intensive, app. However, Google’s recent moves are going to ruin the C...
00:52, 06/01/2019

U.S. chipmakers quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban Huawei's American chip suppliers, including Qualcomm and Intel, are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant, even as Huawei itself avoids typical government lobbying, people familiar with the situation ...
14:13, 06/17/2019

US Chipmakers Said to Be Quietly Lobbying to Ease Huawei Ban American chip suppliers, including Qualcomm and Intel, are quietly pressing the US government to ease its ban on sales to Huawei, people familiar with the situation told Reuters....
07:13, 06/17/2019

The other Mets pitching prospect quietly moving on up As Anthony Kay took center stage at the MLB Futures Game on Sunday night in Cleveland, the Mets’ other fast-rising pitching prospect was off the radar. By now, Ryley Gilliam is probably used to there being little fanfare for him. The Mets’ 2018 fifth...
22:52, 07/08/2019

How Frank Ocean Quietly Ruled the Decade The boundary-breaking singer-songwriter avoids social media, weaves R&B with other kinds of music and has become a sensation despite flouting music-industry conventions....
23:52, 08/05/2019

FIFA Quietly Considering Plan to Leave Switzerland World soccer’s governing body is weighing a move away from Zurich, its home since 1932, saying Swiss law has made it difficult to hire employees from outside Europe....
00:52, 08/01/2019

Tesla is quietly developing its own EV battery cells Tesla has powered its electric cars using Panasonic's battery cells for years, but it may ready for a greater degree of independence going forward. Employees talking to CNBC claim that Tesla is developing its own "advanced" lithium-ion battery ...
04:13, 06/27/2019

Shadow’s Edge adventure game helps kids cope with chronic disease EXCLUSIVE: Shadow’s Edge isn’t meant to be a blockbuster game, but it may be much more meaningful to the people that it reaches. It is a free mobile game for teens and young adults who are suffering from chronic illnesses such as cancer. ...
17:52, 07/17/2019

Adventure Time’s Finn, Jake and Princess Bubblegum are now fighters in the irreverent and fun platfo Adventure Time’s Finn, Jake and Princess Bubblegum are now fighters in the irreverent and fun platform fighter Brawlhalla. And if you haven’t had a chance to give the game a try, quoth Adventure Time’s Jake, “Sucking at something is the first step to...
23:00, 06/10/2019

Chamonix, France: An Alpine outdoor adventure paradise for every sport, skill and budget No matter your level of athletic prowess or experience, the Alpine town of Chamonix, France, is a welcoming base for outdoor adventure enthusiasts.       ...
22:00, 07/16/2019

CNBC sneak peek at Polaris' 2020 performance and extreme adventure vehicles CNBC gets an exclusive behind-the-scenes sneak-peek at Polaris' 2020 off-road vehicle lineup during the company's 65th Anniversary Dealer Day in Minneapolis. Chris Musso, President of Polaris Off-Road, gives our cameras never-before-granted...
18:26, 08/01/2019

Maiden brings to life a true story of round-the-world maritime adventure Tracy Edwards was a teenage runaway–turned-cook on an ocean vessel when she first heard about what was then called the Whitbread Round The World Race, now aptly named the Ocean Race. She knew, down to her bones, that she absolutely had to be on one o...
20:13, 06/26/2019

I used a cross-country move to earn 80,000 Chase points and fund my next international adventure AP/Nati Harnik With a move to New York City on the horizon, I saw the normal costs of moving as a chance to earn points with a sign-up offer on a new credit card. I decided on the Ink Business Preferred Credit Card, which offers 80,000 Chase points ...
10:26, 07/26/2019

Taking a Toto trip in West Bengal: an electric rickshaw adventure ride Returning to Chandannagar, our writer’s Toto e-rickshaw journey brought back happy memories, and prompted optimism about the eco benefits of this increasingly popular form of transportA memory: I’m six years old and riding with my parents on a ricksh...
16:00, 08/01/2019

Opinion: Simone Biles isn't just best gymnast of her time, she's an athlete for the ages Every time she takes the floor, Simone Biles changes her sport. She does moves no other woman has done, and few men even try.       ...
07:26, 08/13/2019

Everything Social Media Giants Banned in 2019 (That They Should've Banned Ages Ago) One of the more frequent annoyances of our modern world is the endless defenses social media platforms make to sidestep their responsibilities to curb the myriad problems that arise solely because they exist. Every so often, one of them will pat them...
21:39, 07/10/2019

Magazine giant Meredith quietly axes 60 employees Media giant Meredith — under pressure to reap cost savings from last year’s $2.8 billion acquisition of Time Inc. — quietly axed about 60 employees, or 1 percent of its workforce, in its magazine division this week. About half the cuts unveiled on Th...
02:13, 06/08/2019

Belgian model quietly sells downtown condo for $2.23M Belgian model Ingrid Seynhaeve quietly sold her condo at 7 Essex St. for $2.23 million, according to property records. The sale was recorded in March. The three-bedroom, two-bathroom duplex, located on the border between the Lower East Side and China...
02:52, 07/11/2019

Juul Labs quietly considering overseas financing round Juul Labs is opening its books to overseas investors as it looks to raise cash ahead of a global growth spurt, The Post has learned. The e-cigarette maker — whose wildly popular vaping devices have helped create a nicotine “epidemic” among US teens, ...
01:39, 05/22/2019

Amed Rosario is quietly proving his bat is real deal Breakout rookie Pete Alonso is the Mets’ leader in RBIs through practically a quarter of the season, but the man right behind him in that category might be even more of a pleasant surprise. Amed Rosario’s defense has been shaky this season, but the t...
21:52, 05/12/2019

Walmart, Target quietly exploring CBD product lines Big-box retailers aren’t selling CBD yet, but they’re busy getting ready for the day when they can. The Post has learned that top executives at major chains such as Walmart and Target have been quietly meeting with makers of drinks, gummy bears, topi...
07:52, 05/13/2019

U.S. chipmakers quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban: sources Huawei's American chip suppliers, including Qualcomm and Intel, are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant, even as Huawei itself avoids typical government lobbying, people familiar with the situation ...
01:26, 06/17/2019

US chipmakers are reportedly quietly lobbying to ease Huawei ban Huawei's American chip suppliers, including Qualcomm and Intel, are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant, people familiar with the situation said....
09:26, 06/17/2019

| Egypt's former president Morsi quietly buried in Cairo Egypt's first democratically elected president Mohamed Morsi has been buried, as the UN backed calls for an independent investigation into the causes of his death after he collapsed in a Cairo courtroom....
18:52, 06/18/2019

Marlins vs. Padres: San Diego and Manny Machado will go quietly Bond? Jane Bond? Mixed reviews from James Bond fans upon hearing actress Lashana Lynch will be the new 007 when the movie premieres in 2020. But clearly Disney fans are on the same page as rumors swirl James Corden will be the new Moana. The San Dieg...
00:13, 07/17/2019

Apple quietly discontinues 12-inch MacBook laptop The MacBook has just died — and it went quietly. Apple on Tuesday revealed surprise updates for its MacBook Air and MacBook Pro laptops — and meanwhile discontinued its 12-inch MacBook, the only remaining standard version of the company’s iconic lapt...
06:13, 07/10/2019

The Hull City AFC ‘cryptocurrency’ buyout has quietly fallen through Contrary to what reports from last year suggested, English Championship football club Hull City AFC won’t be getting acquired by cryptocurrency crowd funding platform SportyCo. According to sources familiar with the matter, SportyCo’s managing direct...
17:26, 05/01/2019

US government quietly kills autonomous vehicle committee The Department of Transportation's Advisory Committee on Automation in Transportation (ACAT) hasn't been active since it was formed in 2017. And it won't be active anytime in the future, because according to The Verge, the administrati...
15:52, 08/10/2019

Ever quietly trained facial recognition AI using its photo storage app Ever, a free photo storage app, has been using the billions of photos and videos uploaded by its users to train a facial recognition tool it plans on selling to private companies and the U.S. government. Users who rely on the app's facial recogn...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Ivanka Trump quietly talking to lawmakers about gun reform Ivanka Trump has been quietly reading up on gun reform proposals and meeting with their congressional advocates following the deadly mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, according to a new report. The first daughter and White House senior adviser re...
00:52, 08/14/2019

Coros announces VERTIX GPS adventure watch: 45-day battery life and extreme operating profile There are wearables for daily activity tracking, casual runners, serious athletes, and extreme athletes. The new Coros GPS watch is designed for climbers, runners, and outdoor explorers....
21:39, 05/14/2019

Cancer survivors share a roller coaster ride and hope at Six Flags Great Adventure A new campaign from Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey aims to boost awareness and education for cancer patients at the theme park.       ...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Watch: New 'Ad Astra' trailer previews Brad Pitt space adventure five stories high A new trailer for the Brad Pitt starring space adventure, "Ad Astra," previews some of the spectacles the film will present on IMAX screen five stories or taller....
21:26, 08/21/2019

The 2019 Tour de France - A Grand Tour for the ages "The 2019 Tour de France was one of the best Grand Tour races in recent memory, with French flair throughout and dramatic twists right up until the final weather-hit weekend. Re-live the best of the drama as it unfolded on Eurosport."...
15:13, 07/29/2019

David Pecker quietly sidelines AMI exec Dylan Howard Dylan Howard, the embattled editorial director of American Media Inc. who was accused of holding a penis pic over the head of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, has been sidelined from working on the National Enquirer and other celebrity magazines in David Pecke...
05:00, 05/08/2019

Intel, Qualcomm, and Xilinx quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban Huawei's American chip suppliers, including Qualcomm and Intel, are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant.Read More...
05:52, 06/18/2019

The House committee quietly racking up oversight wins against Trump House Democrats are largely pursuing flashy, partisan, made-for-TV investigations targeting President Donald Trump, but one panel is taking a different approach — and getting results. The House Foreign Affairs Committee is quietly amassing documents ...
00:52, 06/18/2019

Oprah 'quietly figuring out' how to wield her political clout in 2020 Media mogul Oprah Winfrey, whose opinions can get millions of fans to try a new diet or turn a book into an international best-seller, is figuring out which Democratic candidate she will endorse in the crowded 2020 U.S. presidential race....
22:00, 04/30/2019

Casper quietly updated its most popular mattress — here's what's new and what sleeping feels like on it Insider Picks writes about products and services to help you navigate when shopping online. Insider Inc. receives a commission from our affiliate partners when you buy through our links, but our reporting and recommendations are always independent an...
23:26, 05/13/2019

Split Screen Was Quietly Removed From Black Ops 4, But It'll Be Back This Month Last week, as part of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4’s June 25 update, Treyarch quietly removed split screen co-op play from the game’s battle royale mode, Blackout. At first, no one was sure what was going on, but today, Treyarch said the feature will re...
03:26, 07/03/2019

FOCUS-U.S. chipmakers quietly lobby to ease Huawei ban -sources Huawei's American chip suppliers, including Qualcomm and Intel, are quietly pressing the U.S. government to ease its ban on sales to the Chinese tech giant, even as Huawei itself avoids typical government lobbying, people familiar with the situation ...
06:00, 06/17/2019

R.J. Scaringe, Founder of Rivian, Quietly Builds a Tesla for Trucks and S.U.V.s The company, which recently came out of stealth mode, has raised $1.7 billion from Amazon, Ford Motor and others without selling a single pickup truck and sport utility vehicle....
11:39, 07/02/2019

The 3rd highest-grossing film of 2019 was quietly dumped onto Netflix People are always complaining that there aren’t any good movies on Netflix but, as IndieWire reports, the streaming service recently added the third highest grossing film of the year to its library. There’s only one problem: You’ve probably never hea...
20:00, 05/09/2019

Actor BD Wong quietly buys home in converted church Tony-winning actor BD Wong has quietly purchased a duplex in a converted Brooklyn Heights church for $1.25 million, according to records recently filed with the city. Wong is known to many for his role as Dr. George Huang on the popular television se...
01:39, 06/06/2019

NASA quietly pushes back its SLS launch estimates to 2021 NASA really, really wants to send astronauts to the Moon and eventually other planets, but it currently doesn’t have a rocket capable of such feats. The Space Launch System (SLS) is NASA’s solution, but the development of the rocket has t...
08:00, 07/19/2019

Amazon has been quietly running an 'Uber for trucking' service since last year It's Amazon's first foray into the freight brokerage space, which includes major competitors like Uber Freight, C.H Robinson, and XPO Logistics....
19:39, 04/30/2019

Bank of New York Mellon quietly canned five from bond team Bank of New York Mellon left this banker at the altar. The New York bank quietly cut five members of its bond sales team last month amid a broader slump in trading — including one 14-year veteran who was just days from his Bahamas wedding, The Post h...
04:00, 06/05/2019

Tillerson quietly meets with House lawmakers to discuss Trump Former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson quietly met with the top Democrat and Republican on the House Foreign Affairs Committee Tuesday for an interview that focused primarily on his time in the Trump administration, a congressional aide with direct ...
00:39, 05/23/2019

The powerful future of Yankees broadcasting is quietly taking shape The Yankees and the YES Network are exploring developing YES Radio, while leveraging its current content and creating new shows in the beginning of a series of moves that could have huge implications not only locally, but on the future of sports medi...
19:13, 06/06/2019

Nintendo quietly upgrades the Switch with up to 9 hours of battery life The murmurs of an upgraded Switch were true -- although you might want to put hopes for a Switch Pro on ice, at least for now. Nintendo has quietly unveiled a new revision of the standard Switch with dramatically improved battery life. Instead......
00:39, 07/18/2019

Egypt's Former President Mohamed Morsi Quietly Buried In Cairo Egypt's first democratically elected president Mohamed Morsi was buried Tuesday, as the UN backed calls for an independent investigation into his death after he collapsed in a Cairo courtroom....
05:13, 06/19/2019

Would you pay to stream endless musicals? Some Broadway insiders are quietly betting on it. As the industry prepares to anoint a new set of hits at Sunday’s Tony Awards, a growing chorus wonders if Broadway might be leaving money on the table by turning a blind eye to the 21st-century platform of streaming....
20:52, 06/07/2019

UN quietly plans to move all humanitarian aid operations for Syria to Damascus As the Syrian war enters its eighth year, a chorus of criticism has erupted over leaked plans for the United Nations to shift all its aid operations to the capital Damascus, with many claiming that such a maneuver effectively enables to Bashar al Ass...
23:39, 05/03/2019

First independents quietly named to Condé Nast’s board months ago Condé Nast, home of The New Yorker, Vanity Fair and Vogue, quietly expanded its board to eight members months ago and added two prominent executives to the board as independent directors: former Forbes Chief Executive Mike Perlis and former Gucci CEO...
12:39, 06/28/2019

Google quietly shelves custom Pixel phone cases Google's Pixel 3a might have been good news for fans of mid-range phones, but it marked the death knell for one of the company's signature phone features: its customizable cases. The 9to5Google crew has discovered that Google axed the pers...
07:52, 05/20/2019

David Warner is quietly doing the business at the Cricket World Cup after ban and boos It's an ominous sign for Australia's World Cup rivals that David Warner is sitting top of the scoring charts — and the batsman has not really clicked yet....
14:52, 06/21/2019

Google Assistant will quietly obey your light-switching commands Google knows hearing Assistant's loud and crisp responses when you're trying to sleep could be incredibly annoying. That's why it's switching its responses off when you ask the voice AI to turn off your connected lights via a Goog...
13:52, 07/24/2019

Report: Nintendo quietly owns up to “Joy-Con drift,” will repair for free Enlarge / One guess as to how Nintendo will repair Joy-Con controllers suffering from a widely reported drift issue. (credit: Nintendo / Sam Machkovech) After months of mounting user complaints and media pressure, Nintendo appears to have finally c...
04:39, 07/24/2019

GrubHub is quietly replacing restaurant phone numbers on Yelp GrubHub has once again been accused of hijacking restaurants' online presences in the name of revenue. Motherboard has learned that some phone listings in the Yelp app have been replaced with GrubHub numbers so that the delivery service can col...
21:26, 08/06/2019

De Blasio quietly opens presidential campaign office in Brooklyn Mayor Bill de Blasio’s pipe-dream presidential campaign has quietly opened a headquarters in Downtown Brooklyn that’s operating with a tiny staff and limited resources, he revealed Monday. “I’m very clear about the fact that we are going to start wit...
06:52, 05/21/2019

Giants’ Corey Ballentine hits field quietly month after tragedy The shooting death of former Washburn University football player Dwane Simmons, an incident that left teammate and friend Corey Ballentine wounded hours after he was drafted by the Giants, remains unsolved. “At this time there are no additional updat...
06:00, 05/29/2019

Egypt Quietly Buries Former President Morsi, Muting Coverage of Death The country’s first democratically elected president, Mohamed Morsi, was buried at dawn in a furtive and closely guarded ceremony. Reporters were barred....
13:00, 06/19/2019

Ex-Russian Arms Tycoon Quietly Wields Influence In British PM Race A former Russian arms tycoon who had connections at the highest levels of the Kremlin is a major donor to Britain's ruling Conservative Party and counts himself a friend of the man expected to be the......
20:00, 07/19/2019

Apple quietly released its own iPhone game, starring Warren Buffett Apple has apparently made its first game in years, in partnership with, of all people, Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. The game, called Warren Buffett‘s Paper Wizard, allows you to recreate the early career of the titular character, tossin...
08:39, 05/07/2019

Apple quietly updates Macs to remove Zoom webcam exploit It's not just Zoom scrambling to fix the exploit that allowed intruders to hijack Mac webcams. Apple has issued a silent, automatic update to macOS that removes the web server used to streamline access to the video conferencing app. The update...
01:00, 07/11/2019

Anchorfree quietly extends subscription period of Hotspot Shield VPN to three years US-based Anchorfree tweaked its VPN’s offering, Hotspot Shield, and has replaced its two-year plan with a three-year plan, keeping the monthly price down to $2.99 for a total cost of ownership of $107.64 over 36 months.It joins NordVPN and VPN...
13:26, 05/01/2019

Canada pension fund quietly divests from US migrant detention firms CPPIB pulls investments in CoreCivic and Geo GroupUnannounced move follows Guardian report on holdingsOne of Canada’s biggest pension funds has quietly divested from two private prison operators responsible for the detention of thousands of migrants ...
19:13, 07/05/2019

Facebook Quietly Admitted Millions More Instagram Users’ Passwords Were at Risk (SAN FRANCISCO) — Millions more Instagram users were affected by a password security lapse than parent company Facebook acknowledged nearly four weeks ago. The social media giant said in late March that it had inadvertently stored passwords in ...
20:13, 04/28/2019

Spotify is quietly testing an Instagram-style Stories feature for artists With the success of the ‘stories’ feature on Snapchat, it’s no wonder that other social media platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Messenger, and even Twitter jumped on the bandwagon, some of which even overtook the popularity ...
05:52, 05/14/2019

Meet the Man Quietly Building the Tesla of Trucks, With Jeff Bezos Aboard R. J. Scaringe’s company, Rivian, has raised $1.7 billion from Amazon, Ford Motor and others without selling a single pickup truck and sport utility vehicle....
15:26, 07/27/2019

Microsoft Quietly Pulls Its Database of 100,000 Faces Used By Chinese Surveillance Companies Back in 2016, Microsoft built a database of more than 10 million images featuring roughly 100,000 people. Today, the Financial Times has reported Microsoft quietly deleted this database, dubbed MS Celeb, from the internet.Read more......
20:00, 06/06/2019

‘It's techno-racism’: Detroit is quietly using facial recognition to make arrests Critics in the majority-black city point out that the technology is flawed and often misidentifies people of color and womenFor the last two years, Detroit police have been quietly utilizing controversial and unreliable facial recognition technology ...
16:52, 08/17/2019

Lessons From a Scandal: Colleges Quietly Tighten the Athletic Recruiting Process Some prominent universities implicated in the admissions scandal swiftly announced new layers of oversight. Dozens more did the same out of public view....
17:26, 05/09/2019

Nissan's Ice Cream Truck Prototype Is a Solution to a Quietly Nefarious Problem We’ve reached the point of EV development where everyone can go ahead and get wild and start imagining literally all the potential uses for an eco-friendly vehicle (I’mma let you in on a little secret. Exactly like with a conventional car, EVs can do...
18:00, 06/21/2019

Google Assistant just quietly added a great new text messaging feature Not every update to Google’s software is a gamechanger, but some relatively small additions often end up becoming fan favorites. One such addition with the potential to excite some users began rolling out over the weekend — Google Assista...
15:52, 08/06/2019

Coros Vertix GPS adventure watch review: Long battery life, high end specs, and spinning digital knob Coros recently released its third wearable product with a focus on the adventurer who explores above 8,000 feet. However, runners and cyclists exploring the lower altitudes will still appreciate other features in this Garmin, Polar, and Suunto compet...
15:26, 08/24/2019

Opinion: Draymond Green deal shows Warriors won't go away quietly in the West The Warriors' extension with Draymond Green shows their determination to stay competitive in the Western Conference, despite the loss of Kevin Durant.       ...
01:26, 08/04/2019

Beyond the highlight-reel throws, Victor Robles has quietly become a Gold Glove candidate The Nationals' 22-year-old rookie center fielder has showed off his cannon — and bolstered the team defense. Advanced metrics place him as one of MLB's best outfielders....
19:13, 08/14/2019

Trump quietly sells Beverly Hills mansion to Indonesian business partner In a somewhat surprising move, President Donald Trump has sold his longtime Beverly Hills estate, reportedly his last remaining West Coast residential outpost, for $13.5 million in a hush-hush deal that closed off-market. That transaction price is ne...
10:13, 06/20/2019

Windows Quietly Patches Bug That Could Reverse Meltdown, Spectre Fixes for Intel CPUs Microsoft has fixed a “serious security flaw in Intel processors” that threatened to undo both companies’ work patching the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities, Tom’s Guide reported on Tuesday.Read more......
07:26, 08/07/2019

Feds quietly prod Elon Musk over ‘inaccurate’ Tesla safety claims Elon Musk’s boasts about the safety of Tesla’s vehicles earned him a slap on the wrist from US regulators last year, newly released documents show. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration sent the Tesla chief executive a cease-and-desist l...
06:13, 08/08/2019

Blues Honor Rent-A-Car Company With Color Guard Flag, Then Quietly Dishonor It You might think sports are about sports. No. They’re about the troops. And America. And sometimes Canada too, but rarely in the NHL playoffs. But how can you prove, if you’re a team in, say, the Stanley Cup Final, that you really care about America a...
15:13, 06/04/2019

Exclusive: Ex-Russian arms tycoon quietly wields influence in British PM race A former Russian arms tycoon who had connections at the highest levels of the Kremlin is a major donor to Britain's ruling Conservative Party and counts himself a friend of the man expected to be the country's next prime minister....
18:13, 07/19/2019

With a New Amendment, New York State Quietly Joins California in Fighting Hair Discrimination New York City passed amendments to ban hair discrimination in February, but now the state has followed suit, lending its legislative weight to the ongoing conversation around hair bias. Prompted by the CROWN Act (SB 188), proposed by Sen. Holly J. Mi...
21:00, 07/17/2019

Alaska Airlines' credit card has quietly become one of the best travel cards — even for people who hardly ever fly with the airline Alaska Airlines There are plenty of good travel cards out there. However, few are attached to a program as flexible and easy-to-navigate as Alaska Airlines' Mileage Plan. With Alaska Airlines' continued expansion and depth of travel partners (there...
21:52, 08/10/2019

Kyrie Irving gets revealing defense as he quietly slips out Celtics door: ‘That’s bulls–t’ The strongest defense of Kyrie Irving came after he likely left for good. Irving did not speak to reporters after his exit meeting Thursday, but several teammates came to his defense as the calls blaming him for Boston’s demise steadily rose th...
21:26, 05/09/2019

Netflix quietly yanked 66 episodes of Chelsea Handler’s failed talk show Netflix quietly removed dozens of episodes of Chelsea Handler’s failed talk show, "Chelsea," from its archives – an unprecedented move for the streaming giant....
16:39, 07/03/2019

James Harden-Chris Paul fight quietly broke out after Rockets failure After the Rockets’ season ended with a 118-113 loss to the Warriors last week, Chris Paul and James Harden took an argument over ball distribution into the locker room. As reported by The Athletic’s Shams Charania, the two superstars enga...
20:52, 05/23/2019

Republicans Quietly Relieved After Stephen Moore Withdraws From Federal Reserve Nomination Senate Republicans are breathing a sigh of relief after President Donald Trump’s controversial pick for the Federal Reserve decided to bow out in the face of persistent controversy over his past remarks. The decision spared them from having to ...
03:00, 05/03/2019

Alabama governor quietly signs law allowing mega-church a private police force The law, which was approved quietly two weeks ago, allows Briarwood Presbyterian Church in Birmingham to set-up a private law enforcement department.        ...
03:26, 06/22/2019

In light of #MeToo, Disney quietly deleted a "blooper" scene from the latest release of Toy Story 2 It looks like Disney is reevaluating some of its earlier work to better fit the current climate - one that hopefully finds creepy behavior less amusing and more...well, fucking creepy. One such moment took place in Toy Story 2's faux blooper reel...
19:00, 07/02/2019

Customizable Pixel phone cases are no longer a thing, as Google quietly halts sales Google had plenty of neat stuff to announce at its I/O developer conference a couple of weeks ago, from a long list of new Android features to a Nest-branded smart speaker with a large screen in tow and the company's first mid-range phones in quite s...
13:52, 05/20/2019

Jake Patterson deleted from Wisconsin prison records as he's quietly moved to New Mexico Jake Patterson was sent to a New Mexico prison and removed from Wisconsin's online prisoner database for his protection.        ...
20:39, 07/25/2019

Kevin Durant quietly scolds Stephen A. Smith over hyped feud with Steve Kerr Kevin Durant broke his silence to send a message to Stephen A. Smith. After Smith reported that Durant didn’t care too much for Golden State coach Steve Kerr, as well as details of Durant’s interaction with Russell Westbrook before joinin...
23:00, 07/04/2019

Egypt’s Ousted President Mohammed Morsi Is Quietly Buried After Sudden Courtroom Death (CAIRO) — Egypt’s first democratically elected president, Islamist leader Mohammed Morsi, was buried under heavy security early on Tuesday, a day after his dramatic collapse and death inside a glass cage of a Cairo courtroom, a member of ...
15:00, 06/18/2019

Google plays politics with China as it quietly bans state-sponsored YouTube accounts Google yesterday announced it’d banned 210 YouTube accounts “related to the ongoing protests in Hong Kong” and the discovery was “consistent with recent observations and actions related to China announced by Facebook and Twitter.” If you’re not an av...
21:13, 08/23/2019

Alabama Quietly Passes Law Allowing Church With History of Racism and Homophobia to Form Its Own Police Force In 2017, when Briarwood Presbyterian Church asked the overwhelmingly Republican legislature of Alabama to grant it the authority to form its own police force, politicians let the bill die amid public outcry over the separation of church and state, th...
21:52, 06/20/2019

Google quietly killed a service that used Android phone data to help mobile carriers improve their networks Google may have never told you that it stopped sharing data from your Android devices with your mobile service providers months ago, just like it didn’t tell you when it started sharing that data in the first place. Reuters reports that Google ...
16:39, 08/20/2019

President Trump’s Attacks on Baltimore Came as Elijah Cummings Quietly Built Effective Investigations Into the Administration President Donald Trumps’s attacks on Rep. Elijah Cummings ignited yet another week of controversy, amplifying the debate over race in the United States and the conditions of inner cities. But the attacks have also highlighted Cummings’ ef...
23:39, 07/29/2019

Deadspin Blues Honor Rent-A-Car Company With Color Guard Flag, Then Quietly Dishonor It | Jezebel Ab Deadspin Blues Honor Rent-A-Car Company With Color Guard Flag, Then Quietly Dishonor It | Jezebel Abby Lee Miller Warns Aunt Becky That ‘Fame Is a Curse in Prison!’ | Splinter Pete Buttigieg Has Some Very Bad Opinions About Al Franken | The Root Raym...
20:00, 06/04/2019

A former New York Times staffer quietly left the paper after revealing he had solicited charitable donations from Jeffrey Epstein Spencer Platt/Getty Images Former New York Times financial journalist Landon Thomas Jr. left the paper after revealing to editors he solicited charitable donations from Jeffrey Epstein, NPR reported Thursday. Thomas Jr. reportedly told his editors h...
01:13, 08/24/2019

Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure: Here’s what this roller coaster is like USA TODAY’s Sarah Sekula experiences Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure at Universal Orlando. Join her for the twists, turns and drops.       ...
04:26, 06/12/2019

Best waterproof speakers 2019: 10 outdoor adventure speakers for any budget Take it from us, if you're planning on spending a lot of time at the pool or beach this summer, you're going to want a waterproof speaker.While no one ever really intends to get their portable speakers wet, accidents and bad weather can hap...
01:00, 06/29/2019

Djimon Hounsou will quietly take Brian Tyree Henry's place in A Quiet Place Part II Back in June there were numerous reports that Atlanta star/perennial joy Brian Tyree Henry was in talks (whispers?) to join the Quiet Place sequel alongside Emily Blunt, Noah Jupe, Milicent Simmons and Cillian Murphy. But that, of course, was prior t...
00:52, 08/14/2019

'One for the ages': First reactions to 'Avengers: Endgame' hail Marvel 'epic' First social media reactions for Marvel's 'Avengers: Endgame' are in following Monday's world premiere. The pundits are wowed by "a masterful epic."        ...
18:26, 04/28/2019

T-Mobile is quietly testing its mobile 5G service in Manhattan Tweets from a gentleman named Milan Milanovic reveal that T-Mobile is apparently testing its mobile 5G network in Manhattan. An unlocked Samsung Galaxy S10 5G running on the T-Mobile 5G network produced a download dataspeed of 495.52Mbps as measured ...
23:39, 05/28/2019

Nintendo will quietly upgrade the Switch, but don’t call it a Switch Pro Nintendo on Wednesday unveiled the brand new Switch Lite console, a device meant to deliver only handheld gaming experiences for a lower price. The Switch Lite should pack the same performance as the original console, Nintendo revealed, but what the ...
16:39, 07/11/2019

Cate Blanchett goes on an adventure in 'Where'd You Go, Bernadette' trailer Bernadette Fox's leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her life and leads to her rediscovery.        ...
01:13, 08/02/2019

Who Won Love Island USA? Love Island USA has officially come to an end. Tonight, after about a month in a beautiful villa in Fiji, one couple was deemed the winning couple and handed a check for $100,000. And......
12:39, 08/08/2019

What is Rikers Island? Paul Manafort, Trump’s former campaign chairman who is serving a 7 ½-year prison sentence on bank and tax fraud charge in a minimum-security facility in Pennsylvania will be transferred to New York City’s infamous Riker’s Island later this week, a so...
09:00, 06/04/2019

George F. Will: By the Book The political columnist and author, most recently, of “The Conservative Sensibility” has no love for Holden Caulfield: “Just what the world does not need: another sullen adolescent.”...
14:52, 05/31/2019

Bud Selig: By the Book The former baseball commissioner, whose new memoir is “For the Good of the Game,” was a voracious childhood reader, “mostly about sports,” and especially “novels about the Brooklyn Dodgers.”...
12:39, 07/04/2019

By the Book: Eve Ensler The playwright and author, most recently, of “The Apology” would invite James Baldwin, Hannah Arendt and Anaïs Nin for dinner. “Topics might include: God, death, erotica, totalitarianism.”...
01:00, 05/24/2019

Surface Book 3: what we want to see The Surface Book 3 has a hard act to follow. When the original Surface Book hit the streets, it was incredibly successful. Yet, awesome as it was, we didn’t expect the sequel, the Surface Book 2, to improve on everything the original did, culm...
17:39, 06/26/2019

By the Book: Ani DiFranco The singer-songwriter, whose new memoir is “No Walls and the Recurring Dream,” says her shelves contain “poetry for when my mind is spinning” and “a bunch of learn-how-to-meditate books that don’t seem to be helping.”...
23:39, 05/21/2019

What you get on a private island for $100,000 a night Banwa Private Island is an all-inclusive luxury retreat in the Philippines that has six villas, a restaurant, unlimited spa treatments and more.        ...
15:52, 05/08/2019

Asia's next big island destination Vietnam is home to some 2,030 miles of beautiful coastline and hundreds of islands. But one in particular -- Phu Quoc -- is well on its way to contending with beach giants such as Phuket or Bali....
08:13, 07/08/2019

You can buy this private island near NYC for $13 million Owner Al Sutton recently listed Columbia Island near NYC for sale, and if you have the $13 million to fork out, Sutton is throwing in neighboring Pea Island to sweeten the deal....
02:26, 06/25/2019

You can buy your own private island close to NYC You don’t have to fly to the Caribbean to own your own private island — in fact, you don’t even have to leave the tri-state area. Cantilevered over Lake Mahopac in Carmel, NY, the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Massaro House and 10-acre Petre Island are...
00:52, 07/06/2019

Love Island USA Is Here and We're Already Obsessed Well so far, our fears were unfounded. CBS just debuted its version of the popular UK dating reality show Love Island, and we almost didn't even miss the British accents, but we......
10:00, 07/10/2019

You can own a private island just outside NYC for $13 million A private island just 30 minutes from Manhattan has hit the market for $13 million. Columbia Island is located just off of New Rochelle in Westchester, surrounded by the waters of the Long Island Sound. It’s just a short boat ride from The Bron...
17:52, 06/11/2019

What Will the American Love Island Look Like? Get ready for more reality dating than you might even be able to handle. CBS is preparing to debut its version of the hit British dating show Love Island, which will air semi-live five......
01:52, 06/19/2019

They'll Let Pretty Much Anyone Write a Book, Huh How would you feel if I told you that Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the latest in a long, ignoble line of liars to vacate the role of Trump press secretary, is going to work on a book? Would you be shocked? Excited? Utterly devoid of any feeling whatsoever...
08:52, 07/01/2019

By the Book: James Ellroy The Los Angeles crime novelist, whose new book is “This Storm,” is no fan of Cormac McCarthy’s work: “McCarthy fails to employ quotation marks. Neither did William Faulkner, another cat I don’t dig.”...
15:00, 06/06/2019

By the Book: Elliot Ackerman The novelist and journalist, whose most recent book is the memoir “Places and Names,” thinks Vronsky gets a bad rap in “Anna Karenina”: “I believe that he loved Anna, in his strange broken way.”...
11:39, 06/13/2019

When to Book a Hotel to Get the Best Price Whenever I plan a trip somewhere, it feels “official” once I book the flights, train tickets or rental car, but I’m never quite sure when to book a hotel. Should I do it as far ahead of time as possible to secure the best deal? Or should I wait until...
20:00, 06/21/2019

How to Trick Your Kid Into Becoming a Book Lover I’ve always been a huge book nerd, so my dreams of parenting definitely included my kids being as book-obsessed as I am. I love the experience of the real world melting away as I lose myself in a story, and I want my kids to know that feeling too. Bu...
17:52, 05/20/2019

By the Book: Denise Mina The Scottish crime writer, whose new book is “Conviction,” is drawn to “flawed characters asking big questions and taking action. … That said, I will read, literally, anything.”...
11:52, 06/20/2019

Book Clubs Get Especially Clubby Every age begets its era-specific book clubs. Perhaps it’s unsurprising that ours features more and more niche, insider gatherings. One for Political Junkies? Check. Thriller writers? Check. Proust lovers? Check....
02:00, 05/17/2019

By the Book: Greg Iles The author, most recently, of the novel “Cemetery Road,” finds electronic books easier on his eyes these days: “I still love the scent and feel of ink and paper, but — we do what we must.”...
15:13, 06/27/2019

Should You Book an Airbnb That Has No Reviews? While looking through a particularly beautiful Airbnb listing, you might think to yourself: This place is too good to be true. You browse the listing’s photos, read about its amenities—which include a pool and a sundeck—and it’s around this time when...
19:52, 06/24/2019

Book a Southwest Flight For As Little As $49 It’s almost the start of summer—which means it might be time to plan out your vacation schedule this fall if you haven’t already. And until midnight tomorrow, Southwest is having a hell of a sale to celebrate the company’s birthday, offering one-way ...
19:39, 06/19/2019

Italy's forbidden 'orgy island' Italian nobility indulged in sex parties on Zannone until tragedy struck. Today it's a pretty deserted island you can chastely visit from Rome or Naples....
12:52, 07/30/2019

The last reactor at Three Mile Island is shutting down Enlarge / The Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant is seen in the early morning hours March 28, 2011, in Middletown, Penn. (credit: Jeff Fusco/Getty Images) On Wednesday, power company Exelon said that it would be closing the single reactor that it oper...
02:52, 05/10/2019

Two dead in Long Island car crash Two people died in a car crash on Long Island early Sunday, police said. The pair, in a 2011 Volkswagen Jetta, collided with the rear of a 2007 Toyota near exit W2 of the Wantagh State Parkway in East Meadow at around 12:50 a.m. — and then veer...
06:00, 06/24/2019

The Sims 4’s next expansion is Island Living The Sims 4 Island Living is introducing a number of major new features when it launches later this month. These include entering the water from land.Read More...
22:00, 06/08/2019

Searching for a matriarchy on a remote island Follow the once-in-a-lifetime trip of Katie Sehl, who travels to Karpathos, Greece, in search of an island matriarchy. Does she find a place where women rule -- or does she discover something else?...
11:39, 05/07/2019

Meet CBS's First Love Island US Contestants Do you have room in your life for another reality show full of attractive singles looking for love? CBS sure hopes so, because they're introducing the US version of the hit UK series Love......
17:26, 07/01/2019

Long Island nanny who swiped cat may still get to keep it The Long Island nanny who swiped her boss’s elderly cat to save him from euthanization may still get to keep the pet — with a judge on Monday ordering her to come back armed with medical records as she fights for custody. Russell and Julie Berman had...
06:39, 08/06/2019

Paul Manafort Won't Be Going to Rikers Island After All Former Trump campaign manager and convicted criminal Paul Manafort was supposed to be held in the Rikers Island jail in New York this month—a notorious hellhole that Gov. Andrew Cuomo has promised to close—while he faced new state charges. Now, it se...
07:13, 06/18/2019

A new species of 'cat fox' may be prowling a French island There may be a fascinating new species of fox-like cat, or a cat-like fox, prowling the island of Corsica and yep, it's already cranky and hates your guts....
03:13, 06/20/2019

Before The Hunger Games: the best book prequels As Suzanne Collins announces a prequel to her bestselling trilogy, Lucy Mangan picks the most successful new beginningsDelighted cries rang out like the song of so many mockingjays when it was announced last week that Suzanne Collins is to publish a ...
10:13, 07/01/2019

The book is still out on Yankees’ young starter CLEVELAND — As the 2019 Yankees try to avoid registering their first calendar decade without winning a pennant since 1910-1919, this is no time to contemplate macro issues. Call me a troublemaker, though, as I can’t help but wonder: What do they have...
11:52, 06/08/2019

Trump compared AOC to Evita, according to new book President Trump compared Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to former Argentine First Lady Eva Peron and concluded that while the self-described Democratic socialist has a “certain talent” she doesn’t “know anything,” accordi...
22:00, 07/07/2019

Book: Media’s top 10 Trump haters The nation’s leading conservative media watchdog, charging that there are enough Trump bashers in the press to fill the Boston Marathon, has issued a list of the “Top 10 Who Hates Trump The Most.”...
16:52, 06/04/2019

Calculate the Reading Time for Any Book If you’re trying to read more books, it’s helpful to know how long a book will take you—not how many days, but how much actual reading time. The site Reading Length tells you how long it will take to read any particular book. Enter a title, and if it...
00:13, 06/05/2019

No luxury: book containing tampons is runaway hit Protest against Germany’s 19% tax on sanitary products sells out first print run in one dayOpen up a book and you can find a whole world. But the first book from the German startup the Female Company offers something more straightforward: within its ...
21:13, 06/21/2019

Your Book Became a Hit Show? Time For a Sequel. Bolstered by starry screen adaptations of earlier titles like “The Handmaid’s Tale” and “Olive Kitteridge,” publishers hope to tap a surge of new interest....
20:26, 06/12/2019

How Heroes' comic-book universe got too big for TV Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Or just a TV hit that flew too close to the sun and notoriously flamed out?There, up in the sky … is it a bird? Is it a plane? Or just a TV hit that flew too close to the sun and notoriously flamed out? When it launched i...
15:13, 06/25/2019

Mo Willems Prepares Another 'Pigeon' Book Mo Willems, the best-selling author of ‘Don’t Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!’ and other books for children, has a new installment in his series about a strong-willed bird....
04:13, 06/27/2019

2 Former Jezebel Staffers Wrote a Book About Men. Wow Yes, Tara Jacoby and Madeleine Davies, erstwhile Jezebel employees, have written a book about the thing they know the most about: men! Excerpt below....
03:52, 06/05/2019

The best time to book your Labor Day flight Labor Day is just 67 days away, which means that if you're looking for one last summer getaway before school starts, chances are you've already started thinking about booking flights....
18:13, 06/27/2019

I Wrote a Book About Our Robot Car Future Friends! Pals! Fellow filthy car-obsessives! I have big news: I have written a book. Just as a refresher, a book is like a bunch of non-dynamic monochrome (in this case, and not the cover) web pages full of text, all bound together in a big sort of p...
02:39, 05/11/2019

Book a Frontier Airlines Ticket Right Now for $25 If you live anywhere between Oklahoma and Massachusetts, you’re likely sweating it out in 100-degree temperatures this week. Luckily, Frontier is offering a major sale on flights that depart as soon as this weekend, with one-way tickets starting at j...
02:39, 07/19/2019

This Ebola book is more terrifying than fiction A pregnant woman, infected with Ebola, bleeds out on the table. An aide reaches her bare hands inside the woman to deliver the stillborn baby, unaware that the virus has now invaded her body, too. And this is just the beginning. Richard Preston’s ter...
21:52, 07/20/2019

Donald Trump Jr. has book out later this year NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump Jr. has a book coming out later this year featuring his “views and perspectives” on the political scene and his father’s presidency. Center Street, an imprint of Hachette Book Group, announced Thursday t...
17:39, 05/22/2019

The Don Jr. Book Nobody Asked for Is Officially Happening After nearly a year of speculation, President Donald Trump’s first born child and stump-sitting failson Donald Trump Jr. will finally get to show the world that he’s not just a meat-head who spends 90% of his time liking pictures of guns on Instagram...
18:26, 05/22/2019

Joe Namath, in new book, says he nearly drank himself to death Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Namath revealed in his new autobiography that he drank so excessively during his post-playing life that he nearly died.        ...
00:52, 05/08/2019

See if a Book You're About to Buy is Available at Your Local Library Using This Extension If you find yourself browsing Amazon looking for your next good read, the extension Library Extension might potentially help you save a little cash by letting you read that same book for free....
21:52, 05/12/2019

We have some questions about Microsoft’s ‘Mac Book’ advert Sometimes, like a soothsayer of shittiness, you know something is terrible before you even see it. And one of those things is Microsoft’s new advert for its Surface 2 laptop. In this… opus, a man literally called Mac (short for Mackenzie) Book talks ...
22:52, 08/01/2019

This old book bought for $6 at thrift shop could go for $25,000 Rare book found at second hand shop to go for $25K at auction. Buzz60’s Elitsa Bizios reports.        ...
16:13, 07/25/2019

Everything You Need to Know About Love Island Host Arielle Vandenberg Ladies and gentlemen, meet your host! With CBS's newly launched Love Island in full swing in the United States, you may have already met Arielle Vandenberg, dubbed the show's host......
23:26, 07/22/2019

More body parts found off Coney Island NYPD scuba divers recovered partial bones and a black belt from the water off Coney Island, police sources said Sunday. The remains were found at Riegalman Board Walk West and West 5th Street around 6:30 p.m. Saturday — two days after divers di...
21:26, 07/14/2019

Japan's Lesson for the Fed: No Central Bank Is an Island In the rally currently roaring through the global bond market, Japan is being left behind, exposing the key flaws in its unique monetary policy platform....
13:00, 06/19/2019

4,000 People Fear This Is Their Last Election Before Their Island Sinks Residents on Ghoramara fear that the votes they cast on Sunday in the national election may be the last before their island sinks into the Bay of Bengal -- a victim of climate change's growing toll....
12:00, 05/19/2019

$100,000-a-night private island resort opens A luxurious private resort stretching across an island in the western Philippines has opened for business. But with a price tag of $100,000 a night, Banwa Private Island is among the most expensive getaways anywhere in the world....
14:00, 05/07/2019

Rhode Island cop pulls over self-driving vehicle PROVIDENCE — A self-driving shuttle got pulled over by police on its first day carrying passengers on a new Rhode Island route. Providence Police Chief Hugh Clements said an officer pulled over the odd-looking autonomous vehicle because he had never ...
22:13, 05/16/2019

Love Island The Experience is coming to the UK – How to become an Islander for the day LOVE Island The Experience is the next best thing to actually going on the reality TV show. And it’s coming to the UK, so you can be an Islander for the day....
13:52, 05/30/2019

Inside Love Island's competitive paradise Premiering earlier this week, the American version of Love Island is a faithful, if tame import of the massively popular British reality show. Earlier this month, we sat down with set designer Richard Jenkins to tell us how he designed the show’s Fij...
22:39, 07/12/2019

The Messenger’s New Island DLC Is A Perfect Substitute For A Day At The Beach It’s already mid-July, and I still haven’t made it to the beach. Maybe you haven’t either. The Messenger’s free Picnic Panic expansion can fix that....
20:13, 07/11/2019

Love Island Season 2 Set for Summer 2020 on CBS Love remains in the air--and on the Island--for CBS in summer 2020. Yep, Love Island is returning for another summer of fun in the sun. The series, which is a remake of the hit UK reality show of......
23:39, 08/01/2019

Greek island hopping: walking on Amorgos On the third leg of his tour, our writer explores the ancient walking trails of this mysterious Cyclades island, with its monasteries, sea cliffs and deserted hill villages• Previous stops: Ikaria, Kalymnos. Next: FolegandrosI’m getting the hang of G...
15:13, 08/11/2019

Norweigan island proposes getting rid of time zone If you’re a stickler for keeping the time, you might not want to go to this island in Norway because they might get rid of time! Veuer’s Mercer Morrison has the story.        ...
21:00, 06/20/2019

Easter Island threatened by bad tourist behavior A spate of bad behavior by travelers on Easter Island, famed for its enormous statues known as moai, has spurred new conversations about overtourism and how visitors to the island should behave....
21:52, 06/20/2019

Three Mile Island nuclear plant will soon shut down The owner of Three Mile Island in Pennsylvania — the site of the worst commercial nuclear power accident in the US — announced Wednesday that it will proceed with a planned shutdown starting June 1. Exelon Corp.’s statement comes two years after the ...
22:13, 05/08/2019

29-year-old Long Island man gunned down in Brooklyn A Long Island man was gunned down and killed in Brooklyn early Friday, police said. Cops responding to a report of shots fired around 3:15 a.m. discovered the 29-year-old victim with a fatal gunshot wound to the head, lying on the sidewalk near Willi...
16:39, 07/26/2019

Teen killed in Long Island hit-and-run: cops A teenage girl was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Long Island, cops said Sunday. The girl — 17-year-old Jenna Perez — was crossing the Nesconset Highway near Terryville Road in Port Jefferson Station just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday when she was hit...
17:13, 08/25/2019

The perfect island where horses play in the surf Mozambique's coastline stretches about 2,470 kilometers along the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, and most of its beaches remain in pristine condition without hordes of tourists or tacky boardwalks....
03:00, 06/08/2019

Lessons from Love Island: what can we learn from this year? They came, they wore swimsuits, they broke up, they made up… and while doing so they taught millions watching at home some quite important things about life. As Love Island 2019 draws to a close, Lauren O'Neill looks back and takes stock...
08:26, 07/25/2019

New feline dubbed the ‘fox-cat’ discovered on French island That’s one foxy cat! A new species of feline — known locally as the fox-cat — may have been discovered on the French Mediterranean island of Corsica, according to the French National Office of Hunting and Wildlife (ONCFS). The gray-...
19:52, 06/13/2019

Love Island launches its own make-up range – here's where to get it LOVE Island fans can now get their hands on make-up products dedicated to the ITV2 show. Highlighter, bronzer and lipstick are among the merch available....
19:39, 06/05/2019

Irish island asks Americans to move there Down to its last 469 residents, the island of Arranmore, off the west coast of County Donegal, is appealing to Americans to move there, offering high speed internet, beautiful beaches and a sense of community....
15:26, 06/14/2019

3 children struck by car on Long Island just before 4 a.m.: cops Three young boys were struck by a car on Long Island early Wednesday morning, according to authorities. The children — two brothers, ages 9 and 13, and their 12-year-old cousin — were walking to a nearby 7-Eleven shortly before 4 a.m. whe...
15:39, 07/31/2019

Ask Alexa for "some hot garbage" and she'll play you some Lonely Island Tomorrow, The Lonely Island will embark on a two-week tour of the U.S. that will no doubt feature veiny, ‘roided-out cuts from The Unauthorized Bash Brothers Experience, a musical ode to ‘90s baseball titans Jose Canseco and Mark McGwire that the tri...
20:13, 06/14/2019

Love Island: Just six of 36 stars went through application process Two thirds of this year's Love Island stars were found by the show's casting team, with only six of the contestants picked through general application, it has been revealed....
15:39, 07/31/2019

Shark seen in shallow waters off Long Island Long Island authorities might need a bigger boat. And local water-goers should think twice about beating the heat in the waters off the Hamptons, where a shark was spotted on Saturday morning, police announced. Someone at the Shinnecock Yacht Club di...
02:26, 07/21/2019

Ecuador: US military could use Galápagos island for flights QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuador’s government says it may let the U.S. military use a Galápagos island for aircraft on anti-drug trafficking flights, drawing criticism that the agreement would damage the archipelago’s unique animal and plant...
22:13, 06/17/2019

Bow of WW II US submarine discovered near remote Alaskan island The bow of the World War II submarine USS Grunion has been discovered 77 years after the sub went missing off the remote Aleutian Islands in Alaska on her first war patrol....
21:39, 07/31/2019

NYC island-hopping will crank up the heat on your summer fun When you’re a New Yorker, there’s no need to fly to the Caribbean to to go island hopping. Along with the city’s two big islands — Manhattan and Staten — there are plenty of smaller ones, each with its own personality, activities and ways to get ther...
02:26, 06/01/2019

‘Pip’s Island’ is an eye-popping, quirky ‘Sleep No More’ for kids Wearing their khaki adventurers’ vests and light-up bracelets, a dozen kids raise their little fists in defiance. “You’re horrible,” one of the braver ones shouts at the bad guy known as Joules Volter. “Thanks, Captain Obvious!” the bald, evil master...
21:52, 08/09/2019

Former Long Island man exonerated after 33 years in prison A former Long Island man who spent 33 years in prison for the attempted rape and murder of a 14-year-old girl was exonerated during an emotional court hearing Wednesday. Keith Bush, 62, stared as if in shock as Suffolk County Judge Anthony Senft gran...
22:26, 05/22/2019

Meet the Temptation Island Season 2 Couples Four new couples are heading to Temptation Island. The new season will feature the couples facing new tempting situations in Maui, Hawaii where 24 sexy single men and women are on hand to help......
21:26, 08/08/2019

VR massage allows you to escape and relax on your own private island Imagine getting a massage on your own private island overlooking the ocean. All of this is yours at a VR spa, even if only for 30 minutes at a time.       ...
17:26, 08/05/2019

Man dies in Long Island hit-and-run crash: cops A man died in Suffolk County after being hit by two cars — one of which took off after the crash, police said Sunday. The man, whose name was not immediately released, was crossing Herkimer Street at the intersection of Carlton Street in Mastic...
02:13, 05/06/2019

Australian DJ known as Adam Sky dies on Bali island JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An Australian DJ popular on the Asian club circuit has died at a resort complex on the Indonesian island of Bali. Adam Neat’s official social media pages carried a statement confirming his death, saying he died while t...
14:13, 05/06/2019

How ‘Love Island’ became the craziest, raunchiest show on TV Isle hell is breaking loose. “Love Island,” Britain’s most controversial reality TV show, makes its stateside debut on CBS at 8 p.m. Tuesday. How controversial is the British version? Controversial enough to routinely air footage of contestants in va...
06:39, 07/09/2019

Three dead after SUV veers off road on Long Island Three people were killed when their car veered off a Long Island road on Monday night, police said. The SUV was traveling on Mount Sinai-Coram Road in Mount Sinai at about 11 p.m. when it swerved off the road and slammed into a utility pole, accordin...
08:39, 07/09/2019

Jackie O’s island getaway hits the market for $65M AQUINNAH, Mass. (AP) — The Martha’s Vineyard estate of former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis is on the market for $65 million. Red Gate Farm in Aquinnah on the Massachusetts island was a sheep farm and hunting cabin when Kennedy Onassis ...
19:00, 06/28/2019

Grand Cayman island: 9 great things to see and do In Grand Cayman, walk along Seven Mile Beach, snorkel or dive with vibrant marine life, go bioluminescent kayaking or explore underground caves       ...
23:26, 07/09/2019

From Big Little Lies to Love Island: are memes shaping TV? Screengrabs of certain shows are digital joke gold – but increasingly it looks as though memes are influencing how telly is madeIt was a scream that expressed so much: primal grief, explosive rage, maternal power, Lady Gaga’s vocal range and – most s...
18:39, 07/08/2019

How to Win Love Island: The Stars Speak Out About What It's Really Like in the Villa Perhaps nothing this summer has been less surprising (in a good way) than the winning couple of CBS' Love Island. Zac Mirabelli and Elizabeth Weber coupled up in the very first......
02:39, 08/09/2019

#MeToo Cuba: will the movement spread to the island? An abuse accusation against one of the island's most prominent musicians raises questions over Cuba's lack of #MeToo. The country currently has no organized involvement in the global feminist movement....
15:52, 06/27/2019

Hunger Games prequel book and possible movie on the way Suzanne Collins has written a book set in Panem 64 years before the original dystopian trilogy and Lionsgate has confirmed interest in adapting it for the big screenSuzanne Collins is writing a prequel to her best-selling Hunger Games trilogy with a ...
20:13, 06/17/2019

Critics pan Jim Acosta's new book: He has 'become a commentator, not a reporter' Reviews of the new book "The Enemy of the People: A Dangerous Time to Tell the Truth in America" are starting to pour in and they're panning the book and its author, CNN liberal star reporter Jim Acosta, who one critics insisted has "become a comment...
00:13, 06/14/2019

Blind date: ‘He’s a speedy drinker, which is a win in my book’ Adam, 27, employment lawyer, meets James, 23, actorWhat were you hoping for?A man with integrity, a great sense of fun, a passion for carbs, and loyalty, courage and honesty. Continue reading......
10:26, 06/29/2019

'Jim gets it': Acosta says in new book Trump war on press started as an act CNN reporter credits Bannon for ‘enemy of the people’ lineUse of unnamed sources may reignite battle with presidentDonald Trump’s war with the US press began as an act in the absence of effective Democratic opposition then spiraled out of control, ac...
20:00, 05/25/2019

Lenovo Yoga Book C930 Review Review indexDesign | Display | Interface and Functionality | Processor and Performance | Camera | Battery life | ConclusionWe had some reservations about the Lenovo Yoga Book last year when we reviewed it, as the ambitious hybrid tablet introduced so...
12:52, 05/02/2019

United CEO promises to re-book passengers concerned about 737 MAX United Airlines Chief Executive Oscar Munoz promised on Wednesday to reaccommodate any passengers concerned about flying Boeing Co's 737 MAX jets once regulators deem the aircraft safe to fly again....
20:00, 05/22/2019

You Can Read This Book in Russian, Except for the Parts About Russia The translation of Yuval Noah Harari’s “21 Lessons for the 21st Century” removed or altered passages critical of Putin’s administration, as well as references to the author’s sexuality....
16:00, 07/30/2019

Greta Thunberg's speeches to be rushed out as a book No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference is being published in June, with a family memoir due to come later in 2019The collected speeches of 16-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, who began the worldwide school strike for the environmen...
13:52, 05/02/2019

Google just patented a foldable smartphone that's also a book Back before we used smartphones for everything, from reading and writing to art and business, we used an archaic technology called 'a book' – and it looks like Google might have plans to take us back to this dark time, albeit with a ...
14:52, 06/28/2019

| Beast hullabaloo: Book dramatically recalled The intended life story of popular Bok prop Tendai Mtawarira has been recalled by the publishers after controversy over his views on past SA coach Peter de Villiers....
16:39, 06/20/2019

Book review: New Tim Cook bio tells us much of what we already knew The book follows the "then I introduced" format of new product launches, and is all business. It skimps on details about the non-Apple life of Tim Cook.        ...
12:26, 05/14/2019

Anthony Weiner on the prowl for a book deal Anthony Weiner is trying to transform himself into the next Longfellow. The serial sexter and former congressman — who is now living in a Bronx halfway house after doing hard time for sexting a teenager — is skulking around Manhattan’s publishing hou...
12:39, 05/02/2019

‘The Mueller Report’ book officially a bestseller A published edition of special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into alleged ties between Russian officials and Donald Trump's presidential campaign sold just under 42,000 copies last week, NPD BookScan reported Wednesday....
11:13, 05/02/2019

Book Your Fall Travel Now During Southwest's Sale Summer hasn’t officially started, but that doesn’t mean you can’t look forward to autumn travel. Personally, September and October are my favorite months for a trip—the weather (in most places) is getting bearable again, and you don’t have to deal wi...
22:26, 06/05/2019

What Book Does Ruth Ware Call ‘Truly Terrifying’? Ware — whose new thriller, “The Turn of the Key,” enters the list this week at No. 3 — loves haunted-house novels, especially “The Haunting of Hill House.”...
21:39, 08/16/2019

The best photo book service online 2019 Smartphones have revolutionised photography in so many ways. But one of the negatives of having all your photos in your pocket is that they become disposable. When was the last time you memorialised an important family event or vacation of a lifetime...
01:52, 07/19/2019

Fleming and Prince book Canada's last-16 spot Jessie Fleming and Nichelle Prince got second-half goals to give Canada a 2-0 win over New Zealand on Saturday and book their place in the last 16 of the women’s World Cup....
02:39, 06/16/2019

Don't book your flight and hotel at the same time If you book your flight and hotel at the same time, you’re doing it wrong. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.       ...
15:13, 07/18/2019

Fed's Beige Book Sees Modest Growth Economic activity picked up slightly this spring as firms largely shrugged off the effect of tariffs, according to the Federal Reserve’s “beige book” report....
04:00, 06/06/2019

What Moves Nina Stibbe Most in a Book? ‘Dogs’ The British author, whose latest novel is “Reasons to Be Cheerful,” says that “fictional animals were fundamental to my early reading and continue to score high, emotionally.”...
19:13, 07/31/2019

Book Your Labor Day Flights This Week for the Best Deals If you’re planning to travel on Labor Day weekend, then the time to book your flight is now, as in right now. Data from CheapFlights.com suggests that in order to score the best airfare deals for the weekend you need to book that plane ticket by this...
17:26, 08/20/2019

YouTubers, book review: In search of authenticity You could be forgiven for noticing YouTube only when a scandal breaks, but, as Chris Stokel-Walker writes, it's an increasingly important part of the entertainment business....
15:26, 05/16/2019

Use a Book in Place of a Children's Birthday Card When it comes time to open a birthday gift, kids care about the card as much as they care about the nutritional values on the side of their box of Cap’n Crunch. It usually gets tossed aside, the message lost in a mountain of discarded wrapping paper....
18:00, 05/31/2019

Neither fire nor fury for Wolff’s new Trump book NEW YORK (AP) — The sequel to Michael Wolff’s million-selling “Fire and Fury” is not attracting the same kind of interest, not even from President Donald Trump. NPD BookScan reports just 17,756 first-week sales for “Siege,R...
03:26, 06/13/2019

The Ultimate Coffee Table Book For Gamers Is Just $17 Evan Amos’ Wikipedia-famous game console photography makes for a stunning coffee table book, and it’s down to an all-time low price on Amazon right now. Featuring 300 pages of full color photography spanning the entire history of video games, it also...
22:26, 05/31/2019

Samsung Galaxy Book S vs Microsoft Surface Pro 6 Samsung surprised us all with the recent reveal of the Samsung Galaxy Book S, its latest notebook that aims to redefine what we can expect from a Windows 10 laptop – while taking aim at the likes of Microsoft’s Surface Pro 6.The Surface...
15:13, 08/11/2019

The internet found that book by Tom Holland's dad about his son's success When a parent wishes for immense success for their children, we should understand that those sort of selfless dreams come with limits. Boundless opportunities for the generations after us have always sounded ideal in theory. However, what us ungratef...
01:52, 08/09/2019

Book clinic: what books can help me to love my enemies? Buddhist wisdom, classic 80s drama and the brilliant Anita Brookner help make sense of those annoying othersQ: What books will help me to love my enemies? A keen reader, 60, UK.A: Julie Myerson, author, writes:Rather depends on how you define an enem...
22:52, 07/29/2019

Nigel Slater: 10 recipes from my little black book Exclusive extract: For years, Nigel Slater has been writing down everything he eats in his notebook. These notes shape the plant-based recipes in his new book, Greenfeast There is a little black book on the kitchen table. Neatly annotated in places, ...
16:52, 05/19/2019

Prosecutor writes book on death penalty TUCSON – Since 1910, more than 100 inmates have been put to death in Arizona, including a woman. The death penalty is controversial but, here in Arizona, it’s the law. November 2000, Ron Geuder had just witnessed the execution of Don Miller, th...
07:39, 06/26/2019

How To Book A Tatkal Ticket Online Through IRCTC Tatkal booking: The IRCTC Tatkal train ticket booking service opens at 10:00 am every day for air-conditioned (AC) class and at 11:00 am for non-AC class reservations, according to the Indian......
11:26, 05/27/2019

Mac Book says Microsoft Laptops are better than Apple’s MacBooks Ever since Apple released those viral Mac vs. PC ads many years ago, Microsoft has tried to come up with funny comparisons of its own — but none of them really stuck. What you’re about to see is easily the best bad anti-MacBook commercial...
05:13, 08/02/2019

Cambridge Analytica whistleblower has book deal NEW YORK (AP) — The former Cambridge Analytica employee who spoke out on alleged ties between the data firm and the Brexit campaign for Britain to leave the European Union has a book deal. Brittany Kaiser’s “Targeted: My Inside Story of C...
15:52, 05/07/2019

US book publishers sue Audible over AI-powered transcription Several of the biggest book publishers in the US have launched a new lawsuit against Audible over a feature they say infringes on their copyright. Leading the suit are the so-called "Big Five" of US publishing: Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Pen...
14:39, 08/24/2019

Alcoholics Anonymous’ ‘Big Book’ collection up for auction LOS ANGELES (AP) — A collection of 19 first-edition copies of the founding document of Alcoholics Anonymous, known to adherents as the “Big Book,” will be auctioned off in Los Angeles next month. The auction house Profiles in History said...
22:26, 06/25/2019

All the Comics You Can Get Today For Free Comic Book Day Free Comic Book Day is today, May 4th, which also happens to be Star Wars Day. Comic Book retailed selected 51 titles in total to be free this year, 12 from gold sponsors and 39 from silver sponsors....
20:26, 05/04/2019

Macmillan Reins In Its E-Book Sales to Libraries One of the country’s largest book publishers is changing the way it sells e-books to libraries, whose increasingly popular digital-book borrowing apps are taking a toll on its sales....
16:52, 07/25/2019

Get $15 Fall Flights on Frontier if You Book Today If you’re considering a getaway this fall, now’s the time to book it: Frontier Airlines currently has 1.9 million seats on sale, starting at $15 for a one-way ticket. But get on it, because the sale is for today only....
17:52, 08/13/2019

In the end, there was The Bible, which closed the book on an era of religious blockbusters Every director, it could be argued, likes to play god. But very few are actually willing to literally play God, to take on the Creator as an acting role. That’s what John Huston did in The Bible: In The Beginning…, his 1966 epic. Huston had to cast s...
16:00, 07/12/2019

Travelers in India can now book flights on Amazon As if Amazon needed to get even bigger, a new partnership in India will allow customers in India to book flights too.        ...
21:00, 05/29/2019

RBS eyes bid for £3.7bn Tesco Bank mortgage book The ‎state-backed Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) is pursuing its biggest acquisition since the financial crisis by tabling a bid for Tesco Bank's £3.7bn book of mortgages....
18:52, 06/21/2019

Book a novel vacation at one of these literary Airbnb homes Celebrate World Book Day on Tuesday, April 23, by booking a literary getaway at one of these book-inspired Airbnb homes.        ...
18:13, 04/28/2019

Google is getting better at making sure you book the cheapest possible flight For the past few years, I have been almost exclusively using Google’s online travel tools to book flights. It’s often the most convenient way to sort through dozens of flight options at once, and the interface is decidedly more manageable...
22:13, 08/08/2019

David Cameron’s Book Isn’t Out Yet. The Scathing Commentary Is. News of an autobiography from the former prime minister who left Britain the Brexit mess attracted a digital stream of creative mockery and vulgarity....
16:00, 05/17/2019

Long Island nanny who swiped cat to save from euthanasia may get to keep it The Long Island nanny who swiped her boss’s elderly cat to save him from euthanization may still get to keep the pet — with a judge on Monday ordering her to come back armed with medical records as she fights for custody....
13:52, 08/07/2019

Private island for sale outside Manhattan is shockingly cheap For $850,000, you could buy a shoebox in Brooklyn. But why not pick up a private island instead? Just 60 miles north of Manhattan, a small island with a wee house has hit the market. Known as Willow Island, the speck of land in Putnam County — ...
00:39, 08/21/2019

13-year-old fights off would-be kidnapper on Long Island: cops A tough 13-year-old thwarted a sicko’s attempt to grab her on her way home from a Long Island middle school, police said Wednesday. The teen first spotted the man — with whom she had no prior interaction — at approximately 12:20 p.m...
18:26, 07/03/2019

Hiker killed after volcano erupts on Italian island Residents evacuated as fire crews tackle blaze on west coast of StromboliA volcano on the Italian island of Stromboli has erupted, killing a hiker, throwing ash high into the sky and enveloping the popular tourist destination in smoke.Rescue services...
23:39, 07/03/2019

11 stunning photos of Arranmore, the Irish island that is looking for new residents from the US AdamWebster89/Getty Images Arranmore is a tiny island off the northwestern coast of Ireland. People in Arranmore have written an open letter to citizens of the US to sell their homeland as a great place to live. The island is known for scuba diving,...
00:52, 06/14/2019

NYC’s bougie restaurant chefs get veggies from… Staten Island? Just a few miles away from the former Fresh Kills landfill, a small farm on Staten Island is growing vegetables for the city’s most elite restaurants — including the extremely not dumpy, three-Michelin-starred Per Se. It turns out, bougie chefs can’t...
04:13, 08/07/2019

No shellfire or bullets, but war still intrudes on tiny Syrian island In the years before Syria's war the boatmakers of Arwad used to sell their wooden vessels along the Mediterranean coast down to Lebanon and up to Turkey, but the trade has withered....
17:13, 08/19/2019

Hiker Dies During Volcanic Eruption on Stromboli Island (MILAN) — A pair of hikers found themselves trapped by flames after a volcano erupted on the Sicilian island of Stromboli and thought they had escaped to safety but only one of the men survived. Thiago Takeuti, 35, told Italian news agency ANSA...
23:52, 07/04/2019

Strong earthquake hits Greek island of Crete ATHENS, Greece — Greek authorities say an earthquake with preliminary magnitude 5.2 has struck the southern resort island of Crete but no injuries or damage has been reported. The Athens Geodynamic Institute says the earthquake occurred at 7:40 a.m. ...
09:39, 07/31/2019

THQ Nordic Reveals Details About Dead Island 2, Timesplitters, And More THQ Nordic shared an investment report this morning outlining their sales and earnings for the first quarter of the year. The report also offered insight on the future of many franchises like the long-delayed Dead Island 2 and Timesplitters....
18:26, 08/14/2019

2 killed when small plane crashes on Long Island SOUTHOLD, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a small plane has crashed in Long Island, New York, killing the man and woman on board. The Federal Aviation Authority says in a statement that the single-engine Beechcraft A36 plane crashed in Southold at around...
20:52, 06/08/2019

Two men fatally shot in front of Coney Island home A gunman fatally blasted two men in front of a Coney Island house on Tuesday night, police said. The suspect opened fire after a fight on West 19th Street near Neptune Avenue soon after 10 p.m., cops said. The first victim, a 38-year-old man, was sho...
07:52, 08/21/2019

All over the Aegean: a great Greek island-hopping odyssey The first part of a five-week trip takes in Ikaria, famous for its inhabitants’ longevity – though locals stress there’s more to the island than ripe old age • Next week: KalymnosThe bustle of the port is exhilarating: ship’s horns booming, sailors s...
08:39, 07/28/2019

Japan to build new military facility on Miyako Island Japan will begin construction in October on new missile-related units and ammunition storage facilities on an island near the contested Senkaku Islands....
02:00, 08/24/2019

Volcano Eruption On Italian Island Of Stromboli Kills 1 A volcano on the Italian island of Stromboli erupted on Wednesday, releasing hot trapped magma in a powerful explosion, killing one person and enveloping the popular tourist destination in ash,......
05:26, 07/04/2019

Superyachts and bad art: how Mykonos became the party island of the super-rich The Greek island has long attracted a glamorous clique, but the influx of billionaires has transformed it into a haven of absurd luxuryThere’s nowhere to buy a bucket and spade, but you can pick up a €10,000 (£9,000) Gucci clutch handbag or a €250,00...
08:00, 07/30/2019

Greece wildfires: 4 more villages evacuated on Evia island Greek authorities say four villages were evacuated overnight on the island of Evia after two new brush fires broke out several hours after a major blaze led to the mobilization of more than 100 firefighters and the evacuation of another village...
10:39, 07/05/2019

Cops capture alligator believed to be a pet on Staten Island This gator is a long way from home — but thankfully one former Florida man was in the right place at the right time. Staten Island resident Don Walters, 49, was digging for worms in a park near his Richmond Town home on Tuesday afternoon when h...
03:52, 07/24/2019

The Island Kitchen: four-spice pork kebabs recipe When making these at home on the barbecue for friends, I marinate the pork overnight to get that punchy flavour. Once cooked they are great to grab and eat straight off the barbecue or skewered into a mound of rice....
17:52, 07/04/2019

The Londoner: Love Island fever grips Westminster In Today's Londoner: Love Island fever grips Westminster | DJ Jessie lets us in on her big Table Manners secret | Hungry David seeks his inner cat | Rees-Mogg's Dictionary...
14:00, 07/30/2019

Sorry, Mr Trump – Greenland’s no go. But can I interest you in our little island? | Jack Bernhardt It’s called the United Kingdom. It’s in a bit of a state, but it’s a great opportunity for the right buyerPeople say that news these days is unexpected and baffling, but really could there be a more predictably 2019 story than “Donald Trump wants to ...
22:52, 08/23/2019

Indonesia to close island in bid to save Komodo dragons Indonesia plans to close its eastern island of Komodo to the public next year in a bid to conserve rare Komodo dragons, the largest living species of lizard, a provincial official said on Tuesday....
15:13, 07/23/2019

Taiwan issues island's first virtual bank licences Taiwan issued its first virtual banking licences to three consortiums consisting of Taiwan and Japanese investors, its financial authorities said on Tuesday, following moves by regulators in other Asian markets to issue such licences....
11:39, 07/30/2019

Driver charged in hit-and-run death of Long Island jogger A driver has been arrested in the alleged hit-and-run death of a jogger on Long Island, police said. Michael McDermott, 37, was running along the shoulder on Lake Avenue in St. James when a 2014 Nissan sedan struck him around 12:20 p.m. Sunday, accor...
19:13, 07/15/2019

Boko Haram attack on Cameroon island kills 24 Around 300 suspected Boko Haram militants swarmed onto an island on Lake Chad in Cameroon's far north on Sunday and killed 24 people, including 16 Cameroonian soldiers stationed at military outposts, officials said on Wednesday....
19:39, 06/12/2019

NHC says 60% chance of tropical cyclone near Andros Island, Bahamas An area of low pressure located near Andros Island in the Bahamas has a 60% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Monday....
21:52, 07/22/2019

Mallorca: Seven dead in midair collision on Spanish island The holiday island has declared three days of mourning for the victims of a midair collision between a helicopter and light aircraft. Three adults and two children, along with two Spanish nationals, died in the crash....
22:26, 08/25/2019

Baby alligator found in Long Island pool A Long Island family made a jaw-dropping discovery Saturday when they found a baby alligator trying to beat the heat in their backyard pool. Bayport resident Joe Baron says he went out to check the pool filter around 7:30 p.m. when he stumbled on the...
23:39, 07/21/2019

Can you master the Molly-Mae bun? Here's what happened when Love Island fans tried MOLLY-MAE Hague gave Love Island viewers a hair tutorial this week. But sadly, when ITV2 viewers tried the look for themselves, it didn't quite go to plan....
15:52, 07/26/2019

Puerto Rico is in turmoil. Here's how business on the island is being whipsawed Businesses in Puerto Rico are reeling from the political corruption of Governor Ricardo Rossello's administration. They are trying to maintain local operations despite the turmoil....
16:26, 07/24/2019

Why Rhode Island is the worst state for business in 2019 Rhode Island finishes last in CNBC's 2019 Top States for Business rankings, released today. The state has a weak economy, a crumbling infrastructure and a high cost of doing business....
16:52, 07/10/2019

Hawaii's Maui Island wildfire forces evacuations Thousands of residents and visitors on Hawaii's Maui Island were ordered to evacuate two communities on Thursday as a spreading wildfire sent smoke billowing high into the sky, officials and local media said....
11:00, 07/12/2019

FBI raids Jeffrey Epstein's private Caribbean island Expert says financier’s death may reduce legal issues with evidence as search beginsThe FBI has raided Jeffrey Epstein’s private island in the Caribbean, in a further sign the death of the financier will not halt scrutiny of his alleged sex traffick...
14:13, 08/13/2019

| Shark attack kills surfer off Reunion Island An attack by a shark has killed a surfer off France's Indian Ocean island of Reunion, the latest fatality in increasingly dangerous waters, emergency services said....
07:39, 05/10/2019

The American Love Island doesn't quite land like the original No one on Love Island is under any illusions about what they’re doing. The opening narration of CBS’ American import of the massively popular British show characterizes the show as “Big Brother meets The Bachelor,” but even that feels like too comple...
09:52, 07/10/2019

Ireland considering port checks on whole island in no-deal Brexit Ireland is exploring the idea of checking live animals and animal products from Britain as they arrive at ports on the whole island of Ireland if there is a no-deal Brexit, Prime Minister Leo Varadkar said on Friday....
16:52, 07/12/2019

Coroner goes to Greek island where UK scientist found dead A coroner has travelled to the Aegean island of Ikaria for a preliminary assessment of the scene where the body of a British scientist was found, before a formal autopsy is conducted...
13:52, 08/08/2019

Gangs of wild chickens are terrorizing residents of an island in the UK If you’re worried about running into angry wildlife while on a nice jog, chances are you’re afraid of stumbling across a bear or mountain lion on a scenic forest trail, or even a feral dog in the city. On the island of Jersey, which sits ...
03:39, 07/01/2019

Catch the summer breeze on this hidden Caribbean island If you and your partner are trying to plan an easy breezy honeymoon, the small, unpsoilt island of Nevis is a great choice — quite literally. Nevis is the smaller of the two Caribbean islands that make up the nation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, and the ...
03:00, 06/19/2019

Video shows blaze rip through Croatia’s Fresh Island Two years ago there was the Fyre Festival. This week there’s the festival on-fire. Hundreds of people were sent fleeing from a festival on a Croatian island when a forest fire broke out Monday night near the venue on Zrce Beach, the Guardian re...
22:00, 07/16/2019

Man wearing a fedora robs Long Island bank He’s missing his Bonnie Parker. Police are on the hunt for this Panama hat-wearing man — who allegedly robbed a Long Island bank on Monday before strolling away on foot. The off-trend suspect — who bizarrely paired his “summer...
03:52, 08/13/2019

How to watch Love Island USA online: stream from the US or abroad Following in the drama-fuelled footsteps of the UK, tonight marks the launch of the much-anticipated Love Island USA, and your new TV obsession as you watch Love Island USA online for the next month or so.  Now, that news will either fill you wi...
05:26, 07/10/2019

NYPD busts Staten Island man with more than 6 kilos of meth NYPD detectives yanked more than 6 kilograms of meth off the streets of Staten Island in what police hailed as a major drug bust in the area. The department’s Staten Island Overdose Task Force arrested 40-year-old Nicholas Genovese with more th...
00:13, 07/05/2019

Long Island mom accused of choking her twins to death The suicidal Long Island mom accused of killing her two-year-old twin daughters choked the life out of them, authorities revealed Wednesday as she was indicted on murder charges. Tenia Campbell, 24, of Medford pleaded not guilty during her arraignmen...
20:39, 07/10/2019

3-year-old boy nearly drowns in pool at Staten Island home A 3-year-old boy nearly drowned in a pool at a Staten Island house on Friday evening, police said. The boy slipped into the pool at about 8:35 p.m. at the house on Cromwell Circle near Fairview Place in Todt Hill, according to police. FDNY medics res...
06:13, 08/10/2019

Why It's Always Bittersweet To See Black Female Contestants On Love Island "Her inclusion was, as so often with black women in reality television, bittersweet – one that makes you question whether it’s representation we want at all"...
21:00, 06/25/2019

The Curious Roman Cult of the Moray Eel on the Island of Ponza A mysterious cult in which moray eels decided the fate of men existed on Ponza island, in the Tyrrhenian sea off the coast of Italy, during the first century AD at the so-called ‘Caves of Pilate’.  ...
09:00, 08/10/2019

Man sues Kevin Spacey over alleged groping at island bar BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man who accused Kevin Spacey of groping him at a resort island bar in 2016 has filed a lawsuit against the actor. The lawsuit filed Wednesday seeks unspecified damages for “severe and permanent mental distress and ...
16:26, 06/27/2019

Love Island Night 2 Gave Us a New Favorite Couple Two nights in and much has already changed on Love Island. We're still just as invested as we were after one episode, but our attentions have shifted over to what might be......
04:39, 07/11/2019

One killed, two others hurt in Long Island construction accident A construction worker was killed and two others hurt when they became entangled in wiring that got stuck under a pick-up truck on Long Island, authorities said....
14:27, 08/11/2019