Web Summit People ought to think twice about harassing Paige VanZant online. She punches people for a living. But they do it anyway. UFC fighter VanZant and model Charlotte McKinney told us how they deal with creepy or dangerous online fans. McKinney has a time-delay tactic to avoid stalkers, who have harassed her family members. […]
An executive at a luxury concierge service says they once flew In-N-Out burgers from the West Coast to NYC in a private jet
Shutterstock/IM_Photo An executive at a New York City luxury concierge service says they once fulfilled a last-minute request to fly In-N-Out burgers from the west coast to NYC in a private jet. “It was just their food traveling,” Skie Ocasio, vice president of operations at Luxury Attaché, told Business Insider. But he says their requests are not usually […]
You can always expect to see a bunch of gift and shopping guides pop up in the weeks, even months, leading to Black Friday and Christmas season. Even Mozilla has released its own take, but instead of making it a list of products to buy, the organization has compiled the most popular gadget gifts and […]
A Swedish sex toy brand is giving its employees 4 ‘self love’ days off each year because it thinks they’ll be more productive if they have more orgasms
Shutterstock Swedish sex toy brand LELO is giving its employees four extra days off every year to let them have more orgasms. The idea is that staff who are more sexually fulfilled will be more productive. Studies show that orgasms make people happier, which could make them better workers. From encouraging lunchbreak strolls to installing […]
Is it strep throat? Pharmacies say they could give you the answer and maybe save a trip to the doctor
An association representing pharmacies says having rapid strep tests available in their stores across Canada could save unnecessary visits to the doctor for many patients with sore throats. But pediatric experts say such tests aren’t good enough to consistently rule out strep throat in kids.
The Obamas are worth 30 times more than when they entered the White House in 2008 — here’s how they spend their millions
Pool/Getty Images Barack Obama’s net worth is estimated to be $ 40 million. Aside from the six-figure pension he receives as a former president, Obama has made millions from speaking engagements and his best-selling books. While Obama spends his money in various ways, he loves to donate to charity and take vacations with his wife, […]
Thousands of U.S. soldiers sent to guard military storehouses from the Germans were instead ordered to wage war on the Bolsheviks.
United go into Sunday’s derby against Manchester City off the back of two last-gasp wins away from home, over Bournemouth and Juventus in the Champions League. But he warned that unless they start better against Pep Guardiola’s free-scoring leaders they could find the mountain too much to climb even with what is becoming a customary […]
AP Photo/Saurabh Das The US Army is moving foward on next-generation concealment technology to ensure that American soldiers can hide in plain sight. Fibrotex has built an Ultra-Light Camouflage Netting System that can be used to conceal soldier’s positions, vehicles, tanks and aircraft. The new “camouflage system will mask soldiers, vehicles and installations from state-of-the-art […]
Hospital patients thought they would miss out on Election Day — until these 2 nurses came to the rescue
Lenox Hill Hospital Two Lenox Hill Hospital nurses created a program so their patients could vote on Election Day this past Tuesday, the New York Post reported. Many of the patients were hospitalized for last-minute emergencies or in labor, so they couldn’t physically leave the hospital to complete their ballots. For hospitals without voting programs, […]