Twenty-five people are dead in Kiev, Ukraine after a new wave clashes between protesters and police gripped the city starting on Tuesday. As the bloodshed continues, the European Union called an extraordinary meeting to discuss possible sanctions, including travel bans and asset freeze, against Ukrainian leaders.
The unrest started nearly three months ago after President Viktor Yanukovych rejected an agreement with European Union in favor of a deal with Russia. Protesters are calling for…
The world’s greatest thoughts happen in the shower
Maybe it’s the steam or shampoo suds or smell of Irish Spring that triggers random bits of brilliance. Or maybe it’s the only place where technology and other people can’t distract you
The subreddit r/showerthoughts collects the most mind-boggling ideas ever dreamed up under a stream of hot water
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James Dean would have turned 83 today. If he were still alive, perhaps he’d have a Twitter account. But instead, there’s just a fan account controlled by unknown owners with more than 8,000 followers.
The management firm that controls Dean’s licensing empire thinks the account should be shut down and has sued Twitter over it the matter, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The company behind the lawsuit is CMG Worldwide, a…
Maria Alyokhina doesn’t speak fluent English, but she knew the word was wrong as soon as it left her translator’s mouth. The now world-renowned activist and member of Pussy Riot leaned over to the translator and in a thick Russian accent corrected him — “Bullshit.”
“I’m sorry, I should call them bullshit,” the translator said with a smile. “In correct translation.” He had originally referred to laws enacted by Russian President Vladimir Putin as “absurdity,” before Alyokhina corrected…
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KIEV, Ukraine — To put it mildly, Dmytro Bulatov had one hell of a week.
Bulatov, a Ukrainian activist and leader of roving protest group AutoMaidan, disappeared without a trace more than a week ago amid the most violent protests that have racked Kiev
The good news was that he was found alive Thursday evening. However, he was severely battered, bloodied and missing part of one ear. He said that his captors had left him for dead…
In need of a way to lift himself out of sadness after Paul Walker died in a car crash on Nov. 30, Walker’s Fast and Furious co-star Tyrese Gibson said god sent him an email
That email’s subject line: “Go to Dubai” with friends to heal.
Tyrese discussed his healing process in a candid interview on The Arsenio Hall Show. The singer-turned-actor also talked about the future of Fast and Furious 7, which will arrive in theaters April 10, 2015.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie hasn’t appeared in public since his 107-minute damage-control press conference last week on the now-infamous bridge scandal. But today he’ll have to emerge from the shadows for his annual state of the state address.
Christie is expected to focus on education and a post-Sandy New Jersey. But, for the public, those subjects will take a backseat in light of two recent scandals that have turned Christie’s image from definite Republican presidential candidate into a…
Most of us have worked with great colleagues, bosses and employees over the years who we’d be happy to recommend on LinkedIn (or anywhere, really) in a heartbeat if asked.
Problem is, of course, that sitting down and writing said recommendation always takes more time than you think it will. What should you say that will make your contact stand out — but still sound genuine? Should you describe every amazing skill this person has — or keep it short and sweet?
Don’t worry. We’ve turned that…
The holidays can be overwhelming no matter how you look at them. Family get-togethers, last minute shopping, burnt dishes, getting decorations up in time — just the tip of the iceberg that tries to sink your merry mood.
Even the jolliest of folks need help combating the looming humbugs now and then, so we turned to the four-legged advisors with all of the answers: cats.
We consulted some of our feline friends for their tips…