'Why my daughter doesn't recycle': an economics professor's letter to his child's teacher
breitbart.com - 3 hours ago
A US economics professor has published the letter he wrote to his daughter's schoolteacher explaining why he doesn't want his girl indoctrinated in the green religion. Steven Landsburg, a professor
Wiz take 2-0 lead on Bulls behind Beal, Nene
espn.com - 12 hours ago
Bradley Beal came on strong late in regulation to finish with 26 points, Nene scored six of his 17 in overtime and the Washington Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 101-99 Tuesday to take a 2-0 lead in
Survivalist Tips on 'Spring Cleaning' Your Preparedness Kit
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
The words "spring cleaning" may conjure images of sparkling kitchen counters and dust-free closets, but there's another part of your life that could use a clean sweep too, according to experts in
'You're Dead,' Minn. Man Said After Shooting Teen Intruder
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
Jurors listened to dramatic audio recordings Tuesday of the moments when two teenagers were fatally shot by a Minnesota homeowner who said he feared for his life after several previous break-ins.
Dying Teen Stephen Sutton's Wish Goes Viral
sky.com - 9 hours ago
Celebrities are helping terminally ill West Midlands teenager Stephen Sutton complete his bucket list before he dies.
Savannah's honeymoon dispatch: Letting it all hang out on the best vacation of my life
msnbc.msn.com - 9 hours ago
Hi everybody. This week I am off work and on my honeymoon. (I know, I know. Who goes on a honeymoon five weeks after getting married? I'm doing all kinds of things slightly out of order.)Even before
Meet world's first married lesbian threesome... and baby will make four in July
dailymail.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Doll, Kitten and Brynn, from Massachusetts, USA, married last Autumn and are expecting a daughter in July.
HIV Turns 30 Today
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
It’s been 30 years since scientists revealed the cause of AIDS: a shifty retrovirus that would come to be known as HIV.
200 girls are missing in Nigeria so why doesn't anybody care?
guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Unlike the Sewol tragedy, the fate of these schoolchildren has gone unreported, vanished into a dangerous worldWhere are they?Every morning for a week the news has been dominated by the South Korean
Texas second-grader says teacher took away Bible during reading time
foxnews.com - 8 hours ago
The family of a second grade student at a Texas elementary school says their daughter's teacher took her Bible away during a "read to myself" time at the school.
Why Apple Can't Quit Steve Jobs
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
The ghost of Steve Jobs still rules at Apple.
Boy released by kidnapper after singing gospel music
usatoday.com - 9 hours ago
Gospel could have saved Willie Myrick's life.
Prosecutors: Cuckolded husband’s tape proves Dinesh D’Souza knew he broke campaign laws
rawstory.com - 3 hours ago
The attorney representing conservative filmmaker and activist Dinesh D’Souza claims that the case against his client is politically motivated and that D’Souza is being singled out for prosecution
Minnie Driver Shuts Up Body Bullies With Nude Pic
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
Minnie Driver is back on Twitter! After taking a quick break because of people who made comments about the 44-year-old-actress's body, she resurfaced recently and even had a message for her critics.
Robin Roberts Tells Letterman She's 'Healthier and Happier' Than Ever Before
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
Robin Roberts has watched “Late Show with David Letterman” countless times before. But the “Good Morning America” co-anchor never appeared on the program. Not until Tuesday, when she visited
Stephen Colbert Nearly Worked for David Letterman – Twice
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
Stephen Colbert almost worked for David Letterman – twice. Colbert, who will take over for the retiring Letterman on CBS’ “Late Show” next year, discussed the duo’s missed connections
Meet the new boss: Stephen Colbert appears on 'Late... cleveland.com
‘The new kid’ Colbert shines as guest before he... theglobeandmail.com
How Debra Messing Lost 20 Pounds But Didn't Mean to
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
Debra Messing has never looked anything less than drop dead gorgeous. You would never know it, but the "Will & Grace" icon, 45, recently made an effort to eat better for her health and it has
Donald Trump Is Complaining That President Obama's Walk Is 'Unpresidential'
huffingtonpost.com - 4 hours ago
Donald Trump's least favorite thing in the world is happening again: President Obama is acting "unpresidential."Yes, apparently the president has offended Trump once again with his wild behavior and
It's Like Online Dating, But for Pets
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
It’s like online dating—except for people seeking dogs or cats or chinchillas or whatever else many be the prefect one for them. How much is the online experience like using eHarmony, say, or
Heartbreaking Personal Ad Ends With Surprise Twist (Photo)
opposingviews.com - 5 hours ago
Heartbreaking Personal Ad Ends With Surprise Twist (Photo) This Is The World’s Saddest Personal Ad, Until You Get To The Last Sentence (Photo) Heartbreaking Personal Ad Ends With Surprise
Three children found dead in London
bbc.co.uk - 12 hours ago
Three children found dead at an address in New Malden, south London, Scotland Yard says.
BREAKING NEWS: Person arrested after bodies of three... dailymail.co.uk
Three children found dead in London house rte.ie
'Supernatural: Bloodlines': Watch The First Trailer Here
huffingtonpost.com - 3 hours ago
After nine months of anticipation, "Supernatural" fans will finally get to feast their eyes on the show’s spin-off, "Supernatural: Bloodlines," next Tuesday, April 29. And we have the exclusive
Ferguson to help pick new Man Utd boss
bbc.co.uk - 9 hours ago
Sir Alex Ferguson is to play a key role in selecting David Moyes's replacement as Manchester United manager.
Screaming in the style popularised by Klaus Kinski guardian.co.uk
Ex-Manchester United manager Frank O'Farrell on David... guardian.co.uk
Meet the One, OnePlus' $299 Nexus killer
yahoo.com - 9 hours ago
Rarely do we see a tech startup spending five months actively hyping up an unborn product; and when we do, most of them end up being vaporware. Luckily, that's not the case with OnePlus. Today, the
The OnePlus One smartphone is a denim-clad $299 Cyanogen monster
yahoo.com - 9 hours ago
OnePlus, the startup founded by former Oppo VP Pete Lau, has unveiled its first smartphone, the OnePlus One.
Google's Street View now lets you step back in time
yahoo.com - 4 hours ago
In the aftermath, Google set out to preserve imagery it had captured prior to the disaster, including original Street View recordings that became an unintended time capsule. It was an unusual site
Google Maps ‘Time Machine’ Lets You Stroll the... wsj.com
Blair warns West over radical Islam
bbc.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Tony Blair will warn Western leaders they must put aside their differences with Russia over Ukraine to focus on the threat of Islamic extremism.
HBO will stream its shows to cord cutters for the first time on Amazon Instant Video
yahoo.com - 4 hours ago
Amazon and HBO have signed an extensive, multi-year agreement that will bring many of the premium channel's greatest shows including The Sopranos, Six Feet Under, and The Wire to Amazon Prime Instant
Amazon snares classic shows in deal with HBO mercurynews.com
Amazon snares classic shows in deal with HBO komonews.com
Lupita Nyong'o named People's 'Most Beautiful'
nydailynews.com - 5 hours ago
It sure is Lupita Nyong'o's year to shine! The first-time Oscar winner was crowned as this year's "Most Beautiful" by People magazine.
Lupita Nyong'o is People magazine's Most Beautiful... contracostatimes.com
Nyong'o Named Most Beautiful by People Magazine theledger.com
Led Zeppelin unleash unheard work
bbc.co.uk - 10 hours ago
Legendary rock group Led Zeppelin make public two previously unheard recordings.
Mall adds 'fast lane' after girl, 10, complains about slow shoppers
msnbc.msn.com - 4 hours ago
Thanks to the suggestion of a 10-year-old girl who is tired of being stuck behind slow walkers, a British mall has added a "fast lane" painted on its floor.
Why we must defend Josie Cunningham's right to an abortion
guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Josie Cunningham's decision to put career first is no different to that made by thousands of women seeking abortion. So why has she been subjected to a national hate campaign? Continue reading...
Jon Stewart's Hilarious Takedown Of Sexism Looks At When 'It's OK To Be A P***y'
huffingtonpost.com - 6 hours ago
When news of Chelsea Clinton's pregnancy broke, the pundits immediately began wondering what it would mean for Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential hopes -- and if it's sexist to even ask. "No! No!
Inside the giant panda research centre - in pictures
guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Photographer Ami Vitale was allowed exclusive access into China's giant panda research centre as it trains pandas to be released into the wild. While only about 1,600 giant pandas exist in the wild
Low-Fat Doughnuts Really Do Exist
abcnews.com - 13 hours ago
If you could eat doughnuts without the guilt, would you?
Lavrov: if Russian troops attacked, we'll respond in line with int'l law
rt.com - 9 hours ago
Russia will retaliate if it is attacked and the interests of the Russian people are threatened, Sergey Lavrov told RT. He alleged the US has a hand in the current stand-off in Ukraine between the
Kiev restarts 'anti-terrorist' operation in east... csmonitor.com
Ukraine Ends Easter Truce With Pro-Russia Separatist... msnbc.msn.com
Georgia Governor to Sign Sweeping Gun Bill
time.com - 5 hours ago
Critics call the far-reaching legislation allowing guns in bars, schools and churches the "Guns Everywhere Act," but supporters say it restores Second Amendment rights
Deal set to sign bill expanding gun rights in Ga. newsok.com
AAP leader Somnath Bharti beaten up in Varanasi
indiatimes.com - 13 hours ago
AAP leader Somnath Bharti was allegedly beaten up by BJP workers in Varanasi on Wednesday.
Primark to open its first US stores
bbc.co.uk - 11 hours ago
Clothing retailer Primark is to open its first US stores, beginning with a 70,000 square-foot shop in Boston.
Affirmative action ruling jeopardizes Michigan's progress against inequality
detroitnews.com - 12 hours ago
Tuesday's Supreme Court decision preserves this stingy status quo. It affirms the right of the people of Michigan to close doors that once swung open. And it points toward the closing of an era of
People of Scotland vote yes, and set us English free
guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Instead of condemning us to perpetual Tory rule, independence may reinvigorate Labour and bring us the devolution we craveScottish referendum: yes, it could happen Continue reading...
Obama Eats At One Of The World's Best Sushi Restaurants
huffingtonpost.com - 5 hours ago
After arriving in Tokyo on Wednesday, President Barack Obama and Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dined at Sukiyabashi Jiro, one of the world's finest sushi restaurants. The three-Michelin-star
Obama opens Japan trip at famous sushi restaurant arkansasonline.com
'That's Some Good Sushi Right There,' Says Obama in... nbcnews.com
'Obama Not Welcome': Filipinos Protest Presidential Visit
msnbc.msn.com - 13 hours ago
Police armed with truncheons, shields and a fire hose clashed with more than 100 left-wing activists who rallied at the U.S. Embassy in Manila on Wednesday to oppose a visit by President Barack Obama
The female 'confidence gap' is a sham
guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Women's lack of confidence could be just a keen understanding of just how little society values them Continue reading...
Obese virgin who accidentally smashed his girlfriend's head through a wall the first time they had sex now a 'hit with the ladies' after shedding 16 stone
dailymail.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Gregg Casarona tipped the scales at 31 stone when he first had sex with girlfriend Jennifer Gerakaris.
Elizabeth Warren On Whether Women Are Treated Differently Than Men In Washington: 'Yep.'
huffingtonpost.com - 3 hours ago
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) discussed the treatment of women in the U.S. Senate in a Tuesday appearance on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart." Warren -- who is promoting her new book, A Fighting
Wegmans groceries to open in Short Pump, Chesterfield
timesdispatch.com - 4 hours ago
Popular major northeastern chain based in New York and operating stores in Northern Virginia will anchor developments in Short Pump and Midlothian.
Source: Dolan tries to stop Jackson's Knick staff firings
nydailynews.com - 11 hours ago
Phil Jackson's formidable task of rebuilding the Knicks and establishing a professional, winning culture at Madison Square Garden has already hit a familiar roadblock: James Dolan.
Former soldier Roxanne Yeatman, 65, demands £20k sex change on the NHS
dailymail.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Roxanne Yeatman, from South East London, says she was 'born in the wrong body' and that she needs the operation 'to be who [she] wants to be'.
huffingtonpost.com - 4 hours ago
Sometimes I find myself sitting behind the wheel of the car thinking, Enough. Enough with the bickering. Enough with the chauffeuring, the gas-guzzling, the bumper-to-bumper. Enough with the gum
Jackfruit heralded as 'miracle' food crop
guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Researchers say the large, smelly fruit grown could be a replacement for staple crops under threat from climate changeClimate change 'already affecting food supply' UNTeff poised to become next big
Sources: Vogel 'coaching for job' with Pacers
espn.com - 1 hour ago
One playoff win has not eased the mounting pressure on Indiana Pacers coach Frank Vogel.
The Poop on Pooping: 5 Misconceptions Explained
yahoo.com - 4 hours ago
Here is the truth behind five common misconceptions about defecating. Misconception No. 1: Daily pooping is normal, and optimal.
'Nothing is free': Budget pain ahead
smh.com.au - 9 hours ago
Joe Hockey gives his most direct indication of the scope and severity of his first budget.
Treasurer warns of tough love budget businessspectator.com.au
Hockey downplays surplus hopes businessspectator.com.au
Expect tough love on May 13: Hockey smh.com.au
Broken Fingers Reveal South Korea Ferry Victims' Escape Bids
msnbc.msn.com - 13 hours ago
Many of the children's bodies recovered from the sunken South Korea ferry in the past two days had broken fingers, local media reported - suggesting the victims had frantically tried to climb walls
Primark to enter US market with Boston store
guardian.co.uk - 13 hours ago
Retailers including Marks & Spencer, WH Smith, Sainsbury's and Tesco have all found the US market a step too far Continue reading...
What it’s really like to live in Hong Kong
news.com.au - 13 hours ago
EVER wondered what it would be like to live in Hong Kong? Aussie Alex Oxford tells us what living in the ‘City of Skyscrapers’ is really like. In short... one big party.
Burj Khalifa BASE Jump Sets World Record As Fred Fugen and Vince Reffet Plunge 2,717 Feet (VIDEO)
huffingtonpost.com - 8 hours ago
If you're afraid of heights, you might not want to click the "play" button.The video above shows a BASE jump from the pinnacle of the 2,717-foot-high Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the tallest building in
If heights bother you, you may want to skip this --... al.com
Pierce calls Nets soft; KG looks to Brooklyn
espn.com - 13 hours ago
A frustrated Paul Pierce felt the Brooklyn Nets were "a soft team" on defense and in the paint during a 100-95 Game 2 loss at Toronto.
Protein that shrinks depressed brains identified
newscientist.com - 6 hours ago
Why the connections between brain cells in depressed people are often shrivelled was a mystery – but a single protein could be to blame
The Rights of Man . . . and Beast
nytimes.com - 8 hours ago
Steven Wise is arguing for the legal “personhood” of chimps and other animals. And no one is laughing him out of the courtroom.
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