Afghanistan live updates: Taliban promises U.S. safe passage for some fleeing Afghans after Aug....

Tens of thousands of Afghans have fled since the Taliban seized Kabul, but the Islamist group’s guards have also used violence to intimidate people from leaving.

The U.S. reckons with defeat in Afghanistan

Many of the same doyens of the Washington establishment who are now outraged that the Taliban is back in power have been less vocal about the failures and shortcomings of the two decades spent...

Can Javier Baez, Francisco Lindor And The Mets Turn Those Thumbs Up By Emulating Mike Piazza?

It seems impossible to think Baez will play for the Mets beyond the regular season finale Oct. 3 after Sunday’s needless drama, when Baez said the thumbs down salute he offered after crossing home...

Afghanistan live news: rockets fired at Kabul airport as US approaches withdrawal deadline

Afghanistan live news: rockets fired at Kabul airport as US approaches withdrawal deadline  The GuardianU.S. strike takes out ISIS-K vehicle packed with explosives near Kabul airport  Face the...

Mets President Slams Players For 'Totally Unacceptable' Behavior Toward Fans

Javy Baez said the players were retaliating for boos from the home crowd.

Rockets fired at Kabul airport as evacuation deadline looms

Attack launched days after a suicide bomber killed more than 100 Afghans and US soldiers

Stock Futures Pause After S&P 500, Nasdaq Hit Records

U.S. stock futures paused Monday after the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq Composite reached record closes.

Hurricane Ida Live Updates: Storm Knocks Out New Orleans Power, at Least One Dead

Hurricane Ida continues to rip through Louisiana, causing at least one death so far, but has significantly weakened heading into Monday. Follow Newsweek's liveblog for all the latest.

5 Takeaways When Considering The Cosmos’ Remaining Mysteries

New book explores cosmology’s most tantalizing conundrums.

My 2015 study on virus evolution went viral among anti-vaxxers

Vaccines against COVID-19 are the safest — and fastest — way to prevent the spread of variants

Around 500 Russian troops in drills near Afghanistan

Around 500 Russian motorised infantry troops are carrying out drills in the mountains of Tajikistan against the backdrop of instability in neighbouring Afghanistan, Russia's defence ministry was...

100,000 more people could die by December, Fauci says. But it is still possible to turn it around

• Opinion: The big difference between this pandemic and the one that killed 50 million people

Parts Of Ceiling 'Peeled Away' As Hurricane Ida Tears Through New Orleans TV Station

Journalists at WGNO shared videos of holes in the ceiling and water raining into the newsroom as the massive storm left the city without power.

Ya know how you always hear those moderate religious people who say that regardless of belief,...

GoPro’s next flagship action camera leaks

Images and specs of the GoPro Hero 10 Black have apparently leaked in full. According to WinFuture, which accurately leaked the redesigned Hero 9 Black at this same time last year, the new...

UserVitals: The All-In-One Tool for Customer Feedback Management

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Married to Medicine's' Lia Dias & Hubby Trade DV Claims, Seek Divorce

'Married to Medicine' star Lia Dias just got hit with divorce papers -- and now we've learned there are claims of abuse between her and her husband. Lia filed for and was granted a temporary...

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick failed to disclose a meeting set up by Conservative lobbying...

Government rules say ministers' meetings with outside organisations must be disclosed. Jenrick failed to for a meeting set up by The Enterprise Forum.

TeeDee: Chat like a cat

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Woman in New Zealand dies from heart inflammation following Pfizer vaccinaton

The woman developed myocarditis — a known, rare side effect of mRNA COVID-19 vaccination.

Explainer-What we know about Japan's contaminated Moderna COVID-19 vaccine supplies

Japan's COVID-19 vaccination push has been dealt a blow by widening reports of contamination in supplies of Moderna Inc's COVID-19 vaccine. On Aug. 16, the first contamination was reported to...

Italian firefighters: No victims in 20-story building blaze

Italian firefighters have worked through the night to extinguish a blaze that destroyed a 20-story apartment building in Milan

Hospitality: Bullying, low pay and burn-out blamed for staff shortage

As another popular Welsh restaurant closes its doors, what's next for the hospitality industry?

Dog The Bounty Hunter's Daughter, Cecily, Arrested For Domestic Violence

Dog the Bounty Hunter's stepdaughter got into an argument with her lover and punched him in the face ... at least that's what he told cops, who busted her for domestic violence. According to the...

Paulson says cryptocurrencies will eventually be ‘worthless’

Paulson says cryptocurrencies will eventually be ‘worthless’  Fox Business

Why does validating a user require 14000 files?

The Latest: New Zealand reports 1st virus vaccine death

New Zealand has reported its first coronavirus vaccine death

TikTok owner ByteDance takes first step into virtual reality with latest acquisition

For ByteDance, which has found success with TikTok as well as news aggregation app Toutiao, the Pico acquisition marks a push to diversify its business.

Ink and PPV buys - Jake Paul has a decision to make on boxing future

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Youtuber Paul beats ex-UFC champion Woodley by split decision in boxing match

Jake Paul goes the distance for the first time in his fledgling boxing career with a split decision victory over Tyron Woodley on a glitzy night in Cleveland.

Russia faces major risks on Afghanistan despite Kremlin claiming propaganda victory over U.S

The unfolding crisis in Afghanistan poses substantial risks to Russia and Central Asia, even as the Kremlin seeks to claim a propaganda victory over the U.S.

Coronavirus live news: schools in Europe must stay open, says WHO; Auckland extends lockdown

‘Vital’ to maintain education for children across the continent; New Zealand’s largest city sees curbs extended by two weeks; Scottish first minister in isolation Global trade recovery starting to...

VW customers will soon have a choice for in-car 4G connectivity

Volkswagen has unveiled a new feature for its Car-Net connected vehicle service that lets you get 4G data from two major US telecoms. Called "Carrier of Choice," it offers the option of Verizon or...

Analysis: Why is the Communist Party clamping down on China's biggest stars and fan clubs?

The crackdown came quickly and sweepingly, wiping out some of China's biggest stars and fans clubs in a matter of days.

Australia’s Fortescue unveils $8bn in dividends on record profits

Iron ore miner enjoys bumper demand for steelmaking ingredient from China’s economic rebound

The Wall Street Journal: Baxter International in advanced talks for Hill-Rom: report

The talks follow an earlier bid from Baxter worth $144 a share that Hill-Rom rebuffed.

Duke suc...wait, that's a helluva good idea [Spiffy]

Hurricane Ida: LaPlace Residents Beg For Help With Unforeseen Rising Waters

Their cries for help turned into begging for anyone to come save their lives while Hurricane Ida still ripped the city with Category 3 winds of 115 mph Sunday.

German election: Merkel's candidate goes on the offensive during TV debate

Armin Laschet acknowledged the CDU-CSU's poor showing in the polls but sought to sell his party to Germans as the face of stability.

Kabul airport comes under rocket fire as US Afghanistan evacuation enters final 48 hours

US vows to press on with operations after rockets fired at international airport, as Afghan official says children among victims of earlier US drone strike Afghanistan – latest newsSeveral rockets...

US Killed Suspected Suicide Bombers Plotting Another Attack on the Kabul Airport

There are reports that the drone strike also resulted in the deaths of Afghan civilians, including children.

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Leading Taiwan cinema names Hou Hsiao-hsien (“The Assassin,” “The Puppetmaster”) and Lee Kang-sheng (“Days,” “Goodbye, Dragon Inn”) are attached to “Twisted Strings,” a TV anthology series backed...

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15 People Who Won’t Ever Want to Say “Make Yourself at Home” to Their Guests

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Rockets fired toward Kabul airport

There was no early word of any casualties or who fired the rockets. The White House said President Biden was briefed and operations were continuing at the airport.

Kabul airport targeted in rocket attack foiled by US system

The Kabul airport was targeted in a rocket attack on Monday that was intercepted by the U.S.’s C-RAM missile defense system, a U.S. defense official told Fox News’ Jennifer Griffin.

Rockets fired at Kabul airport

Multiple rockets were fired toward Kabul's airport on Monday, as the U.S. moved to complete its his full military withdrawal from Afghanistan by Aug. 31.Details: There were no reports of...

Ukrainian troops rescue Canada-bound Afghans in daring operation

Soldiers venture into Kabul to save translators who worked for Canadian media, military

Google Pixel 5a teardown shows that it's still a challenge to repair

Google's Pixel 5a famously has a headphone jack, but you'd better hope that the USB-C port never breaks. The fact that it's soldered directly to the motherboard rather than being a separate...

Zelensky Must Tell Biden to Stop Nord Stream 2

Nord Stream 2 would be catastrophic for all of Europe.

Bonkers rocket launch sees craft slip sideways, barely climb and tear up terrain

Bonkers rocket launch sees craft slip sideways, barely climb and tear up terrain  The RegisterAstra LV0006 rocket fails to reach orbit after sliding horizontally off the pad  The VergeAstra rocket...

Rand Paul claims scientists won't study horse deworming drug ivermectin's use as a potential...

The FDA and CDC have warned people not to use ivermectin, a deworming drug for livestock, because of its deadly side effects.

California's Caldor Fire triggers fresh evacuations near Lake Tahoe

California's Caldor Fire triggered fresh evacuation orders for communities in Amador County, near Sacramento, as it neared the Lake Tahoe Basin on Sunday night.Driving the news: Containment of the...

We Need To Stop Calling Australian Healthcare Workers "Heroes" And Provide Them Better Pay And Conditions

"If we call them heroes, then we don’t have to pay them more — because heroes do it out of altruism, right?"

31 Affordable Products From Target To Try If You’re Just Starting A Skincare Routine

Your one-stop skincare destination begins here.

MMA Star Jake Paul Beats Tyron Woodley in Boxing Match

Former mixed martial arts and social media star Jake Paul was victorious Sunday in a boxing match with Tyron Woodley, continuing Paul’s attempt to prove that he can make it as a professional...

Jake Paul beats Tyron Woodley via split decision, remains undefeated

Jake Paul stepped into the boxing ring in Cleveland on Sunday without a blemish on his record and left the city the same way.

Afghanistan Live Updates: Rockets Launched at Kabul Airport After U.S. Strikes

A U.S. military drone strike blew up the vehicle, an official said, hours after President Biden warned of a potential terrorist attack at the Kabul airport. The U.S. and other nations said they...

Abbas, Israeli DM hold first high-level talks in years

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel's defense minister held talks late Sunday with the Palestinian president in the first high-level meeting between the two sides in years, officials said.The meeting between...

Which 2021 NBA Offseason Moves Will Look Worst in 3 Years?

Knee-jerk reactions are part of the NBA offseason experience. That's why each summer of drafting, dealing and doling out big contracts is immediately met by lists of offseason winners and losers...

Q&A with Ann Kelleher, SVP & GM of Technology Development at Intel on the company's new logic...

Five process nodes in four years, high-NA EUV, 3D-ICs, chiplets, hybrid bonding, and more.

Rockets fired towards Kabul airport from vehicle, repelled by air defences: Reports

As many as five rockets were fired at the Kabul airport on Monday morning, US officials told media. The rockets were repelled by the air defense system at the airport.

Some Indonesian students return to schools, at a distance

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — School bells in some parts of Indonesia’s capital have rung again after classes closed by the coronavirus for more than a year were allowed to start reopening on Monday...

Hurricane Ida Lashes Louisiana, Leaving New Orleans Without Power

Ida blasted ashore Sunday as one of the most powerful storms ever to hit the U.S., blowing roofs off buildings and reversing the flow of the Mississippi River.

Jake Paul Defeats Tyron Woodley Via Split Decision in Cruiserweight Fight

Jake Paul survived his toughest test yet as a professional boxer, defeating former UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley by split decision in an eight-round bout Sunday night at the Rocket...

Market Extra: Nearly 95% of Gulf Coast oil and gas production offline as Hurricane Ida buffets Louisiana

Natural-gas futures were on the rise, extending a climb to a three-year high, and crude-oil prices were mixed in electronic trading late Sunday as Hurricane Ida, which was downgraded to a Category...

8/29/2021: Chips, UAP, The Comeback

America's microchip problem; Navy pilots describe encounters with UFOs; Former NFL Quarterback Alex Smith on his comeback.

We’re Hitting the Limits of Hurricane Preparedness

Seventy-four hours.That’s roughly how much time separated the moment that Tropical Depression Nine formed in the Caribbean from the moment that that storm, transformed into a ruthless Category 4...

Change the way you go grocery shopping with 36% off these reusable Lotus trolley bags

Tossing produce into your cart with reckless abandon as you walk up and down the aisles at your go-to grocery store may feel satisfying, but it's hardly practical. You'll lose track of what you've...

Apple Watch Series 7 reportedly has flat sides and bigger screens

The upcoming Apple Watch could feature its first new hardware design in years, according to Bloomberg reporter Mark Gurman’s Power On newsletter. Gurman says the Apple Watch Series 7 will have “a...

Scarlett Johansson And Chris Evans Are Reuniting Outside The MCU For Apple’s ‘Ghosted’

Captain America and Black Widow are reuniting outside the MCU for the latest big acquisition from Apple.

Hurricane Ida Makes Landfall In Louisiana

Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana on Sunday afternoon. Follow here for the latest forecast and updates on the storm's path.

RS Recommends: The New Waterproof Kindle E-Reader Is Now Just $70

Amazon is also throwing in three free months of Kindle Unlimited, which gives you access to a digital library of more than one million books for free

Hurricane Ida Makes Landfall, Pummeling New Orleans. Here’s What to Know

The Category 4 storm hit on the same date Hurricane Katrina ravaged Louisiana and Mississippi 16 years earlier

Amazon and Ford-Backed Electric Truck Maker Files to Go Public for $80 Billion

The electric vehicle market is about to get a big jolt. A much-hyped EV company backed by Amazon and Ford just filed to go public at an $80-billion...

Droughts are Making Water, Earth's Most Vital Liquid, an Increasingly Solid Investment

It's been almost nine months since Wall Street turned on the taps — with the launch of the Nasdaq Veles California Water Index on December 7th,...

20 epic fails from the history of pop culture

For every smash hit, there are a plethora of projects that thoroughly went awry

Candyman’ Has Become The First Movie Directed By A Black Woman To Top The Box Office

Nia DaCosta's reboot/sequel did what films like Ava DuVernay's 'Selma' and 'A Wrinkle in Time' almost did: it went #1.

Texas anti-mask movement leader dead..

Trapped in Afghanistan, Rescued by Volunteers: How a Handful of Americans Freed 5,000 Afghans

From a lounge at the Willard Hotel in Washington, a group of men and women mobilized a global network to conduct a two-week military-style rescue operation.

Britain tries to work out what a journalist is

As the United Kingdom drafts carve-outs for journalists in its Online Safety Bill, the tech industry is feeling ignored.

Beast of the bayou

Terrifying videos show Hurricane Ida blast Louisiana, tear off hospital roof, intense storm...

Hurricane Ida slammed into Louisiana on Sunday, pounding the shoreline with devastating wind and dangerous storm surges. Hurricane Ida made landfall Sunday at 12:55 p.m. near Port Fourchon,...

Fauci Backs Vaccine Mandate for School Children: “A Good Idea”

Fauci said the White House is “sticking with” its plan to give booster shots starting at eight months after a completed vaccination, but that could change.

This is one of the strongest storms to make landfall here in modern times,” Louisiana’s governor said

“This is one of the strongest storms to make landfall here in modern times,” Louisiana’s governor said.

Why Aren’t Democrats Talking About the Worst Possible Outcome of the California Recall?

Dianne Feinstein’s age and health mean the stakes could include the party’s majority in the U.S. Senate.

S. Korea is expected to be the first country to pass a law to prevent app stores from mandating...

Joe Biden refuses to answer question about Afghanistan crisis: 'I'm not supposed to take any questions'

President Joe Biden refused to address the Afghanistan crisis Sunday when asked about the ongoing critical situation following a briefing that addressed Hurricane Ida.Hurricane Ida made landfall...

Yes, Let’s Mandate Vaccines for Eligible School Children, Fauci Says

A week and a half ago, a small public school district in western Los Angeles became what is believed to be the first district in the country to mandate COVID vaccines for any student eligible to...

US says drone kills IS bombers targeting Kabul airport

A U.S. drone strike blew up a vehicle carrying "multiple suicide bombers" from Afghanistan's Islamic State affiliate on Sunday before they could attack the ongoing military evacuation at Kabul's...

What do hurricane categories mean?

Hurricane Ida’s Category 4 designation is based on wind speeds and potential property damage. Hurricane Ida has begun pummeling the Gulf Coast, making landfall as a Category 4 storm on Sunday near...

An Interview With The Viral Curry Divorce Twitter Thread Creator

Zola walked so @SolomonMissouri could run.

Several hundred gather in Santa Monica to protest against proposed vaccine mandates

Held in a park off a busy stretch of Ocean Avenue, the gathering appeared half political rally and half religious gathering.

16 Years After Katrina, Gulf Coast Residents Confront Trauma With Hurricane Ida

New Orleans residents who lived through Hurricane Katrina's devastation are now confronting another hurricane of epic scale. Some people are riding out the storm because they can't afford to leave.

Southerners’ Belief in ‘Eternal Life’ Makes Them ‘Less Scared’ of Covid, Mississippi Gov. Says

“When you believe that living on this earth is but a blip on the screen, then you don’t have to be so scared of things,” Mississippi’s Republican Governor Tate Reeves said

There Is No Philosophy In California

In California, as in the Transvaal, there is this peculiar experience of feeling indigenous down to the soles of one's feet. But this is a feeling that, however strong, however poetically true,...

Dub reggae visionary Lee Scratch Perry, RIP

Legendary reggae musician, visionary producer, and master of the mixing board Lee Scratch Perry has died at 85 years-old. He was a pioneer of roots reggae and dub whose essential releases with his...

U.S. launched second drone airstrike against ISIS-K

The U.S. carried out its second drone airstrike on Sunday, which targeted a suspected bomb vehicle.With the US withdrawal to be complete this week, there are looming questions about stability in...

Odds of Escape Waning for At-Risk Afghans, Despite Assurances

With just two days to go before the August 31 deadline for US withdrawal from Afghanistan, the evacuation effort from Hamid Karzai International Airport is slowing. But on Sunday morning, 97...

Ed Asner Was Lovable to the End

In the mid ’90s, when I was 23 and living in Hollywood, I made a trip to the post office to get my passport. Next to the FBI’s most wanted list was a flyer with a number to call if drunk and in...

Freakazoid has lost his Cosgrove

Ed Asner, the Iconic Lou Grant on Two Acclaimed TV Series, Dies at 91 [Hollywood Reporter, Archive link]

Did Spotify Change Joe Rogan?

Joe lost scores of fansContinue reading on Digital Diplomacy »

Legendary Actor Ed Asner Has Died At Age 91

Asner became a TV icon as the gruff Lou Grant on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, then continued to work in TV, film, and as a voice actor for decades.

Kelsey Grammer Is Returning as Frasier in Series Reboot on Paramount+

This will be the fourth time that Grammer will step into the role of Dr. Crane.Continue reading on FanFare »

The Journalist and the Pharma Bro

Why did Christie Smythe upend her life and stability for Martin Shkreli, one of the least-liked men in the world?

How to Air Dry Fresh Flowers to Decorate With

Fresh flowers—whether picked directly from your yard or garden, or coming via a professional bouquet or arrangement—have a relatively short shelf life. No matter how clean you keep the water, or...

I’m Waiting for Hurricane Ida With COVID-19

I am sheltering in place in New Orleans as Hurricane Ida bears down on the city—and battling a breakthrough case of COVID-19.On Thursday, I sensed a tiny tickle in the back of my throat. Until...

France, Britain to propose Kabul airport safe zone at U.N. meeting

Emmanuel Macron says he will put forward plan at United Nations talks on Monday.

Caldor fire crews remain in 'pretty good firefight' as they brace for red flag conditions

The biggest threat to the Tahoe Basin could be yet to come, as the National Weather Service has issued red flag warnings of gusty wind conditions.

U.S. Drone Strike Kills Suicide Bombers Targeting Kabul Airport

The airstrike came as the U.S. winds down a historic airlift that saw tens of thousands evacuated from the country

Fauci Implores People to Stop Taking Horse Drug to Prevent COVID: ‘Don't Do It!’

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious disease expert, exasperatedly called on Americans to please stop ingesting a horse dewormer drug to treat and prevent COVID-19, stating on Sunday...

How to Clean Your Discolored Vent Covers With Hydrogen Peroxide

There’s a difference between something being dirty and discolored—and plastic vent covers can be both. While many homes feature vent covers made of metal, plastic is also relatively common. And...

Apple's New Child Safety Technology Might Harm More Kids Than It Helps

Features designed to guard against sexual abuse carry the potential for unintended consequences-- Read more on

Novak Djokovic Finally Signed With a Watch Brand

Hublot and Djokovic will collaborate on watches and create pieces to be worn on court as part of a new deal.

Niall Horan Has the Haircut to Show Your Barber This Fall

And more from the week in celebrity grooming.

Which Google Pixel Phone (and Gear) Should You Buy?

Here’s a guide to all the models, along with case recommendations and software tips.

Nothing Can Eat Australia’s Cane Toads

The species' relentless invasion of the continent has taken a turn towards cannibalism.

Why Type-Two Fun Feels So Good

It’s not exactly fun in the moment, but after, you’ll say it was the best time you ever had The post Why Type-Two Fun Feels So Good appeared first on Outside Online.

Post-9/11 Stings Targeted People Who Posed No Threat. They Remain in Prison

In the “Fort Dix Five” case, the Duka brothers were convicted with the help of an FBI informant. Their family is still waiting for justice. The post Post-9/11 Stings Targeted People Who Posed No...

New Road Shoes for Every Kind of Runner

These new models will help you push your speed limits The post New Road Shoes for Every Kind of Runner appeared first on Outside Online.

How the Bayh-Dole Act Wrested Public Science From the People's Hands

How the Bayh-Dole Act wrested public science from the people's hands. The post How the Bayh-Dole Act Wrested Public Science From the People’s Hands appeared first on The Intercept.

3 ways leaders can improve the way they communicate in challenging situations

This is especially important during times where much of the interactions we are having are virtual, and social and political issues arise at work—especially in a multigenerational and...

The future of meetings

How to get employees, clients and investors into a room

Hurricane Ida could ravage the Covid-strained Gulf Coast

Hospitals in the South are already stretched with coronavirus patients. The powerful storm could make things worse. Hurricane season brings a unique set of difficulties for the East Coast, and...

Ulta’s 21 Days Of Beauty Is Here! All The Deals Worth Knowing In One Place

It's that time of year again — Ulta's 21 Days of Beauty is here. In case you need a refresher: it's the retailer's biggest sale, and it only happens twice a year. For three straight weeks,...

Lessons from Life Choices Made During the Pandemic

Wedding fashions have adapted during the pandemic.

Say Goodbye To Bad Hair Days With Ceremonia’s Newest Launch

A super moisturizing mist that won’t weight down your hair and makes it have just the right amount of shine? Yes, please! Ceremonia — the Latinx-owned haircare brand that’s free of silicones,...

More Jobs Require Vaccination as a Qualification

Companies are devising vaccination policies for new hires along with rules for their existing employees.

The Epic Family Feud Behind an Iconic American Weight-Loss Camp for Kids

For five decades, as the children at Camp Shane shed pounds, made friends, and found romance, a fierce succession drama was playing out.

This Weekend’s Best Amazon Deals Include the Ninja Foodi 10-in-1 Pressure Cooker and Air Fryer,...

Some Say Low Interest Rates Cause Inequality. What if It’s the Reverse?

With an increasing share of the world’s wealth in the hands of its top earners, a savings glut is pushing asset prices up and interest rates down.

After the OnlyFans debacle, these new sex work platforms prioritize design and equity

OnlyFans made digital sex work mainstream. But new players are looking to take platforms to the next level with aesthetics, transparency, and trust in mind. When OnlyFans announced last week that...

JackOPose Challenge: Why Every Video Game Character Is Throwing Ass

If you'd like to replicate this pose at home, please, remember to stretch.

Vic's Ice Cream Parlor in Sacramento, California

Tucked away in the tree-lined Land Park neighborhood of Sacramento, Vic's has been a community favorite for generations. Opened in 1947, this ice cream parlor and diner retains its original...

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Poll Finds 65% Of U.S. Workers Actively Searching For New Job

A new poll has found that 65% of U.S. employees are looking for a new job, nearly double the number surveyed in May, with workers citing wanting better pay, expanded benefits, or workplace...

Nation Stunned That 20-Year Catastrophe Could End So Catastrophically

WASHINGTON—Expressing disbelief after an attack on evacuees at the Kabul airport killed Afghan civilians and U.S. troops fleeing a war zone, the nation was reportedly stunned Friday that a 20-year...

The Most Popular Hulu Show in Each State, Mapped

This map of each state's favorite Hulu original show may give you some inspiration for your next streaming session.

Can You Draft A Riddler Fantasy Football Dream Team?

Welcome to The Riddler. Every week, I offer up problems related to the things we hold dear around here: math, logic and probability. Two puzzles are presented each week: the Riddler Express for...

The Best Interior Run Defenders Probably Won’t Make Your Defense Better

The battle between run blockers on the offensive line and run stoppers on defense defined the NFL for decades. But, in 1994, the league changed its rules to incentivize passing and turned football...

Smithsonian Displays Bullet-Riddled Sign That Documented Emmett Till's Horrific Murder

A month-long exhibition invites conversations addressing ongoing racism in America

India’s government wants to monetise state-owned assets

This Teenager Is Developing a Video Game That Assesses Your Mental Health

Rasha Alqahtani, an 18-year-old from Saudi Arabia, is determined to help her peers learn about their anxiety—in the wildly popular setting of 'Minecraft'