Technology
Do We Really Need Robot Vacuums That Can Tell Us the Weather?

Do We Really Need Robot Vacuums That Can Tell Us the Weather?

The future is now, and it means we don’t have to clean anything ourselves anymore. Well, at least that’s what the manufacturers of increasingly silly robotic cleaning appliances…

Robotics Might Be the Future of Elder Care

Robotics Might Be the Future of Elder Care

In the 2012 indie film Robot and Frank, James Marsden plays a man who purchases a domestic robot for his aging father, played by Frank Langella — who…

Nation

Code Violations Including Mold Raise Concerns About U.S. Army Bases Abroad

Code Violations Including Mold Raise Concerns About U.S. Army Bases Abroad

According to a recent report from the Defense Department Inspector General’s office, U.S. military housing…

The Pressure Is On for Oil Companies as New Documentary Profiling 2010 BP Oil Spill Highlights Industry Safety Concerns

The Pressure Is On for Oil Companies as New Documentary Profiling 2010 BP Oil Spill Highlights Industry Safety Concerns

It’s been four years since BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded and caused millions of…

U.S. Senate Candidate Daniel Sullivan Grilled Over Fishy Stance on Alaskan Salmon Conservation

U.S. Senate Candidate Daniel Sullivan Grilled Over Fishy Stance on Alaskan Salmon Conservation

As the fight over control of the U.S. Senate heats up between Democrats and Republicans…

Dog That Attacked an Oregon Woman Has a History of Biting

Dog That Attacked an Oregon Woman Has a History of Biting

Animal control officers say that the pit bull who attacked a grandmother in Oregon has…

LifeStyle

Arizona Wedding Venue Offers $60,000 Wedding Package to Celebrate Marriage Equality

Arizona Wedding Venue Offers $60,000 Wedding Package to Celebrate Marriage Equality

On October 17, the state of Arizona began issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples after years of political debate. To celebrate this historic event, the Wrigley Mansion, located…

Oil in Your Hair? It’s the Beauty Secret of the Stars, According to This Celebrity Stylist

Oil in Your Hair? It’s the Beauty Secret of the Stars, According to This Celebrity Stylist

In an interview with Forbes, celebrity hair stylist Mark Townsend revealed the secret that every woman should add to her beauty routine: oil. It may seem contradictory to traditional…

Millennials Trust Social Media For Just About Anything, But Politics

Millennials Trust Social Media For Just About Anything, But Politics

According to recent studies and reports, millennials have a lot of trust and faith in social media, except when it comes to politics. Earlier this year, an annual…

Recent Study Reveals Correlation — Not Causation — Between High Wedding Costs and Divorce

Recent Study Reveals Correlation — Not Causation — Between High Wedding Costs and Divorce

The perception of a recent study has caused a number of people to make an all too common mistake — taking correlation to mean causation, and it’s an…

Business

Demand for Green Homes, Commercial Spaces Drives Shift in the Construction Industry

Demand for Green Homes, Commercial Spaces Drives Shift in the Construction Industry

Just a few years ago, it was hard to imagine green home construction becoming anything more than a niche market among…

Business

Demand for Green Homes, Commercial Spaces Drives Shift in the Construction Industry

Just a few years ago, it was hard to imagine green home construction becoming anything more than a niche market among the eco-minded. Today, according to a…

Entertainment

Zombie-Proof Cabins are Equipped with Solar Power, Barbed Wire, and Xbox

Solar panels have long been hailed as a way to cut down on oil dependence and move toward clean energy, but a company in the United Kingdom…

Finance

Wyly Widow Files for Bankruptcy, Citing $101 Million SEC Debt, Just Days After Brother-in-Law Files

Just on the heels of the bankruptcy case of Samuel Wyly and his late brother, Charles, another member of the Texas billionaire family is also filing personal bankruptcy.…

Health

Urgent Care Center in North Carolina Hopes Informative Rap Video will Go Viral

Urgent care centers are becoming an increasingly popular option for people who need medical treatment quickly but don’t want to foot the bill for an emergency room.…

Sports

Sexism, Heckling Ignite Controversies Among Tennis Players Before the Davis Cup

Just weeks after the Russian Tennis Federation president insulted athletes Serena and Venus Williams by referring to them as the “Williams brothers” on TV, another sexism scandal…

Nation

Code Violations Including Mold Raise Concerns About U.S. Army Bases Abroad

According to a recent report from the Defense Department Inspector General’s office, U.S. military housing in South Korea has been cited for hundreds of code violations, 11…

Technology

Do We Really Need Robot Vacuums That Can Tell Us the Weather?

The future is now, and it means we don’t have to clean anything ourselves anymore. Well, at least that’s what the manufacturers of increasingly silly robotic cleaning…

Travel

Hawaii Tourism Agency Teams with Google Maps to Create Oahu Virtual Hikes

If you’re planning a trip to Oahu that involves hiking, it’s time to scrap all those outdated trail guide books and online reviews. Just take the hike…