Cancel your Valentine’s Day plans — Special Agent Dale Cooper wants to take you out for a slice of cherry pie and some damn fine coffee
Illustrator Emma Munger created a series of valentines reimagining the men of Twin Peaks as pin-up models
Munger previously gave the women of Twin Peaks a pin-up makeover, so she felt it was only fair to give the men the same treatment
“The classic pin-up ideal is something I’m also very interested in,…
ISLAMABAD — A video posted Saturday purports to show former militants of the Pakistani Taliban pledging allegiance to the Islamic State group, and beheading a man they identify as a Pakistani soldier.
The video shows former Pakistani Taliban spokesman Shahidullah Shahid, along with dozens of other militants in a wooded area. Shahid already announced his support for ISIS in an audio message in October. He was later replaced by the Pakistani Taliban.
Last week, word leaked that Microsoft is hard at work on a new web browser for Windows 10 and that it is not going to be Internet Explorer. More details of that project — codenamed Spartan — started to eke out Thursday.
Tom Warren at The Verge, citing sources familiar with Microsoft’s plans, says that Spartan will have a host of new features, many of which aren’t found in other browsers.
Warren says that the chief feature is support for…
At the vast skating rink in Moscow’s Gorky Park, Russians say they’re looking forward to a 2015 that will be as smooth as the ice, despite the country’s economic and political difficulties
The ruble has sunk, tensions with the West are up, but the troubles seem to have produced a surge in national pride.
“Russians are a nation of optimists,” said Ivan Kasyanov, a skater in his 20s
“The worse things get, the better…
United Airlines and Orbitz are suing a 22-year-old website founder who has made it easier for travelers to find “hidden city” tickets, which can offer big discounts on airfares.
“Hidden city” ticketing is the practice of booking a one-way plane ticket from one city to another, and then getting off the plane on a layover before the final destination. It may seem counterintuitive, but booking the longer flight can sometimes be cheaper because of the convoluted mess that is airline…
New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan will not be returning to the NFL team in 2015 after one of the most disappointing seasons in the franchise’s history.
This morning Woody Johnson informed John Idzik and Rex Ryan that they will not be returning to the team in 2015.
— New York Jets (@nyjets) December 29, 2014
Ryan was 46-50 in six seasons — not including 4-2 in the postseason — but remained popular with his players, and they dumped a bucket of sports drink on him when the final game of the…
DUBLIN (AP) — A brain-dead pregnant woman was taken off life support Friday after a court ruled that her 18-week-old fetus was doomed to die — a case that exposed fear and confusion among doctors over how to apply Ireland’s strict ban on abortion in an age of medical innovation.
The three-judge Dublin High Court said that all artificial support for the woman should end more than…
So you got a new Fitbit for Christmas and want to use it right away? Whoops, you can’t
Fitbit.com has been down for several hours, dampening the spirits of holiday revelers. The fitness-tracking company says it is conducting “planned maintenance.”
http://t.co/GI62Jfml4r is currently down. Have no fear, our elves are working to restore service!
— Fitbit Support (@FitbitSupport) December 25, 2014
The company has also assured customers…