Book Excerpt: A Young Woman’s Escape to New York in ‘A Room Away From the Wolves’

We love a good New York novel, which is part of why we were so keen to recommend A Room Away From the Wolves. Nova Ren Suma’s marvelous book, out this week from Algonquin, is the thrilling and moving story of a young woman’s escape to Gotham and the world she finds there. In this […]

Curling sweeps back into the sporting landscape after quick summer escape

Put away the shorts and bring out the brooms — curling is back for another season after a quick retreat during the summer months. This winter CBC Sports is expanding its curling programming to include more international and domestic events, giving fans of the sport hours of coverage.  It begins this weekend as CBC Sports […]

Cup magic as Bentleigh claim A-League scalp, Wanderers escape

THERE was a sprinkling of Cup magic as Bentleigh Greens’ 10 men beat Wellington Phoenix 1-0 to reach the last 16 of the FFA Cup, while Western Sydney pulled off a dramatic escape against Hellenic. BENTLEIGH GREENS 1-0 WELLINGTON PHOENIX Marco Jankovic, son of former Real Madrid defender Milan Jankovic, scored the decisive goal in […]

I Moved to Costa Rica to Escape Trump

An exclusive OZY/SurveyMonkey nationwide poll found that while 13 percent of Americans would move abroad for a romantic relationship, more would do it for politics, including 38 percent of Democrats who’d leave because of the political climate. Like most people, we thought Trump was pulling another publicity stunt. When it became clear that he was […]

Escape A Moody Maze Of Rooms In Horror Game Beherit

Beherit is a dark freeware horror game, set in dim and moody halls lit by your flashlight and where deadly evils lurk. Especially those twitchy mannequins watching from the shadows. Beherit begins in mystery, as you find yourself trapped in an endlessly growing network of halls, doors, and rooms. Your only hope is discovering the […]

‘I had to do everything to make him fall in love with me’: Glamour model recounts efforts to escape

Model Chloe Ayling, who was drugged, bundled into a suitcase and kidnapped in Italy last year said she tried to make her captor fall in love with her so he would let her go. Speaking on BBC Two’s Victoria Derbyshire program on Monday, the 21-year-old British model revealed she had started to share a bed […]

Burglar breaks into “escape room” business, panics, and calls 911

Enlarge (credit: NW Escape Experiences) A burglar in Vancouver, Washington, made four panicked 911 calls after breaking into an “escape room” business last weekend—and having trouble getting out. Escape rooms are timed challenges that let groups of customers test their wits against a series of intricate puzzles. But NW Escape Experience’s three escape rooms apparently so unnerved accused […]

Even the World Cup couldn’t escape the ‘Fortnite’ fever

Now that England is out of the 2018 World Cup, there’s one thing we’re really going to miss about its team: The goal celebrations from midfielders Dele Alli and Jesse Lingard. While professional athletes creatively expressing themselves after scoring is nothing new, these guys stood out because their quirky moves were inspired by none other […]