Puppy Bowl 2019 Photos: Meet the Adorable, Adoptable Starting Lineup

If you were to measure the history of the Puppy Bowl in dog years, this Sunday would mark the beloved event’s 105th broadcast. (That’s right. It would literally pre-date television.) Unfortunately, I’ve confirmed that the network still uses “human math” to determine such things, officially making this Puppy Bowl XV. Now that I’ve confused you […]

Meet this independent author who at one point was outselling JK Rowling

N/A Adam Croft is one of the most successful independent authors in modern times And the reason he is underneath the radar? It’s because rather than having his books printed by a traditional publisher, Adam sells his books via the internet via his own website and Amazon, so readers download them to read on computers, […]

Meet the future of Australian tennis

Teen sensation Alexei Popyrin has shown he’s no one-hit wonder after an epic Australian Open third round match with Frenchman Lucas Pouille. Popyrin was the last local male to exit the singles, following Alex Bolt, but went out with a bang at Melbourne Park. The 19-year-old wildcard lit up Margaret Court Arena on Saturday night […]

Congress just got a bumper-crop of scientists. Meet the 10 new science whizzes on Capitol Hill.

David Zalubowski/AP 10 newly elected scientists are representing Americans in the 116th Congress. Eight of the new-comers are Democrats and two are Republicans. Here’s what these engineers, doctors, and other scientists want to do in 2019.  The 116th Congress was sworn in on Thursday, with 10 new scientists in the ranks.  Many of the incoming […]

Book Excerpt: Meet the New ‘Slayer’ from the ‘Buffy’ Universe

Buffy the Vampire Slayer remains one of our forever faves, a whip-smart, wickedly funny, and proudly empowering series that, unlike a lot of your favorite ‘90s pop culture, still holds up. So we’re just fine with the expansion of the “Buffy universe” in the form of both new television ventures and new books — such as Slayer, […]

Trump says he will meet Kim soon, receives letter from him

US President Donald Trump has said that his administration will be setting up another meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in the “not too distant future.” Speaking to reporters at the White House on Wednesday, Trump said he had received a “great” letter from Kim and expected to meet with him soon. Trump defended […]

Trump didn’t meet Iraqi leadership during surprise visit due to ‘disagreements’

Published time: 26 Dec, 2018 22:10 Edited time: 26 Dec, 2018 22:24 A meeting between US President Donald Trump, who made a surprise visit to Iraq, and the country’s leadership has been scrapped, after the sides failed to agree on how and where to organize the talks. “A disagreement over how to conduct the meeting […]

Meet Cuba's Machete-Wielding Freedom Fighter

The discovery of the young woman’s corpse on the Triunvirato estate, a sugar mill in Cuba’s Matanzas province, was gruesome, but not surprising. Not only was Triunvirato a property where many enslaved people were housed and maltreated, but the early morning hours of Nov. 6, 1843, when the body was found, followed a night of […]

16 celebrity babies we can’t wait to meet in 2019

Sixteen celebrity babies are on their way in 2019. Links to announcements, Instagram posts of the soon-to-be-moms and dads. One of the unborn babies already has 63k followers on Instagram. There were so many celebrity babies born in 2018, and 2019 promises even more famous births.  Here are all the celebrity babies that we can’t […]

Copa Libertadores: Football finally takes center stage as Boca & River prepare to meet in Madrid

The 2018 Copa Libertadores will reach a conclusion on Sunday when River Plate and Boca Juniors meet in Madrid, capping one of the most acrimonious and farcical sagas in the history of football. When the bitter Buenos Aires rivals advanced to the final of South America’s biggest club competition, setting up a first-ever Superclasico showdown […]