- Lock in a 2.06% APR Refi Rate Before The Fed Meetson May 6, 2021 at 17:21
- $300K Refi in this Economy? 2.10% APR (15 yr)on May 6, 2021 at 17:21
- See French and UK boats sent to Jersey over fishing feudon May 6, 2021 at 15:18
Britain and France have both sent naval vessels to the Channel island of Jersey amid an escalating row over fishing rights. The UK’s decision to send naval vessels was the result of a discussion between British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and local officials about a blockade by dozens of French fishermen of Jersey capital Saint Helier, a Downing Street statement said. CNN’s Salma Abdelaziz reports from London.
- Rio Tinto shareholders rebel over destruction of sacred Indigenous caveson May 6, 2021 at 14:59
Rio Tinto shareholders have rebelled over payouts to former CEO Jean-Sébastien Jacques and other executives who quit last year after the company destroyed a 46,000-year-old sacred Indigenous site in Australia.
- Gary Vaynerchuk: NFT is the next Amazonon May 6, 2021 at 09:53
Serial entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk is selling a new use case for NFT: “Smart event” tokens that have real value rather than digital art.
- French journalist kidnapped in Mali pleads for help in videoon May 6, 2021 at 09:10
A French journalist who disappeared in Mali last month said in a video that emerged on social media Wednesday that he had been kidnapped by a jihadist group and pleaded for help from French authorities.
- Covid fears are spreading on Mount Everest, as climbers risk infection to reach the top of the worldon May 6, 2021 at 08:41
Climbers rejoiced when Nepal decided to reopen its side of Mount Everest this year, but reports suggest even the world’s highest peak isn’t safe from the spread of coronavirus.
- Analysis: Iron ore is saving Australia’s trade with China. How long can it last?on May 6, 2021 at 05:46
Wine and wheat. Lobsters and logs. Beef and barley. If Australia exports it, China has likely put up barriers to entry over the past year, as diplomatic relations between the two countries rapidly deteriorated.
- Google backtracks on office returns and will allow employees to work remotelyon May 5, 2021 at 22:11
Google is expanding its options for when, where and how often employees return to the office.
- Peloton recalls all treadmills after a child’s death and 70 injurieson May 5, 2021 at 19:40
Peloton recalled its Tread+ and Tread treadmills Wednesday, and the company admitted it was wrong to fight the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s request that it do so.
- Janet Yellen just proved markets can’t handle the truthon May 5, 2021 at 12:16
When Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen speaks, investors listen. And on Tuesday, they didn’t like what they heard.
- Billie Eilish in new Vogue shoot: ‘I’m not letting myself be owned anymore’on May 3, 2021 at 14:22
Musician Billie Eilish says she is taking back her power by speaking out against systemic abuse, body positivity and the unrealistic expectations placed on young women.
- World’s highest infinity pool has opened in Dubaion May 3, 2021 at 13:57
There are few feelings as liberating as swimming in the open air, below blue skies that stretch all the way to horizon — and now in Dubai you can do it nearly 1,000 feet above sea level.
- Social media is a lifeline for desperate Indians. And a threat for Modion May 2, 2021 at 00:37
On most days, Network Capital, a business networking group with over 67,000 members on Facebook, focuses on providing its community with information on job vacancies, higher education, and careers.
- Inside Miley Cyrus’ exuberant Los Angeles home — designed by her motheron April 29, 2021 at 14:37
When it came time for Miley Cyrus to decorate the 6,800-square-foot Los Angeles home she bought last year, the singer looked to one of the people who knows her best: Her mother and manager, Tish Cyrus.
- This Gen-Z trend making the internet wholesome againon April 29, 2021 at 10:59
They say the devil finds work for idle hands, but after a year of intermittent lockdowns and social starvation, the hobbies many of us have chosen to busy ourselves with are surprisingly wholesome. Lately, there has been a deluge of crafting content on TikTok, YouTube, Pinterest and Instagram, as crocheting and knitting shed the senior stereotype and emerge as fashion’s newest fad among Gen Z.
- Are we ready for our smart home devices to become truly “smart”?on April 28, 2021 at 08:05
For decades, the smart home has been a mainstay in pop culture, from Disney’s 1999 flick “Smart House,” in which an artificially intelligent home takes on the personality of a domineering mother, to the retro high-tech home of “The Jetsons.” The 1960s cartoon offered a view of domestic life a century later, from a grooming room that combs your hair and brushes your teeth, to the ever-attentive and overworked Rosie, the robot maid.
- She fell in love with a man from the other side of the worldon April 27, 2021 at 04:37
It was a summer’s day in Byron Bay, Australia in early 2003. The sun was shining and Gianna Mazzeo, who’d been basking in its rays for most of the day, decided to freshen up with a swim.
- Oscar nominee Glenn Close is on a mission to end the stigma surrounding mental illnesson April 22, 2021 at 23:23
Glenn Close is up for an Oscar this Sunday for her role in the film “Hillbilly Elegy.”
- Where you can sunbathe nude around the worldon April 22, 2021 at 14:44
For true aficionados of nude relaxation, there are no parts of the body “where the sun don’t shine.”
- From supersized to a more natural look: The evolution of breast implantson April 22, 2021 at 11:46
Breast implants are more popular than ever. They remain one of the most sought-after cosmetic surgeries in many countries from the United States and Brazil to the UK and China. They’re the subject of reality shows and tabloid spreads, a recurrent topic of celebrity culture and a perennial punch line.
- Huge superyacht squeezes down narrow Dutch canalson April 22, 2021 at 10:15
It’s not every day you see a gigantic superyacht weaving through the narrow canals of the Netherlands.
- A student harnessed the power of beets to make healing from surgery safer — and more equitableon April 17, 2021 at 06:03
Dasia Taylor didn’t expect to become a nationally recognized scientist at 17 years old.
- This Boston Marathon bombing survivor is on a mission to give fellow amputees the prosthetic legs insurance won’t coveron April 15, 2021 at 01:12
Eight years ago, on April 15, 2013, Heather Abbott set out on an annual tradition with friends in Boston. They attended a Red Sox game and then decided to walk over to watch the Boston Marathon.
- Man recreates airplane meals to get through lockdownon April 8, 2021 at 12:38
Some of Nik Sennhauser’s earliest memories are of long-haul flights — and of eating on a plane.
- Capturing Hollywood’s last wild decadeon March 10, 2020 at 04:30
It isn’t unusual for a Hollywood native like Randall Slavin to grow up wanting to be an actor.
- US cities are losing 36 million trees a year. Here’s why it matterson September 18, 2019 at 16:44
If you’re looking for a reason to care about tree loss, the nation’s latest heat wave might be it. Trees can lower summer daytime temperatures by as much as 10 degrees Fahrenheit, according to a recent study.
- Miami’s Little Haiti wasn’t a target for developers. Until the seas started to riseon July 12, 2019 at 15:14
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Rich people don’t just have bigger bank balances and more lavish lifestyles than the rest of us — they also have bigger carbon footprints.