Ann Crow

52 Added | 25 Magazines | 95 Likes | 1 Following | @AnnCrow2016 | Not a whole lot into politics and things of that nature. Somethings yes. My motto, don't stress over what u can't fix.

See Scenes From Hurricane Matthew's Devastating Trail of Destruction

Clouds cover the mountains of Petion Ville in Port-au-Prince, on Oct. 3, 2016.<br>Hector Retamal—AFP/Getty Images<p>1 of 16<p>Ravaging countries along the …

Weather

How to save your BMW from a hurricane? Park it in your living room!

Hurricane Matthew made landfall this week and many have taken precautions to protect their property. And for some enthusiasts, that means protecting …

Living Rooms

The Rock Doing Commentary Over His First WWE Match Will Make You Embarrassed For The Rock

Way back in 1996, a young blue chip go-getter by the name of Rocky Maivia made his WWE debut at Survivor Series, as part of a truly unstoppable team that consisted of him, Jake “The Snake” Roberts, Marc Mero and THE STALKER. 20 years later, a mountain man who happens to be the world’s highest-paid …

Vince McMahon

Nell Zink’s Nicotine is about advocating for smokers’ rights. It’s weird and brilliant.

It takes Nell Zink only three weeks to write a novel. Have you ever heard of anything so infuriating?<p>Zink didn’t publish a word until she was 50, when she sent her pen pal Jonathan Franzen a manuscript and he encouraged her to try to publish it. (Zink and Franzen like to correspond about birds …

Books

How Kirk Gibson’s iconic home run touched a family of future Nats fans

Years before Major League Baseball returned to the nation’s capital and our love for the Washington Nationals was born, my brothers and I lived and breathed with Tommy Lasorda’s Dodgers teams of the 1980s and ’90s. There was no great explanation for it. Maybe it was because our cousins were fans; …

Baseball

The Fight to Save Johnny Manziel from All-Out Self-Destruction

The former Cleveland Browns quarterback’s epic fall—from the hottest thing in football to N.F.L. washout—was agonizing for those who tried to prevent it. His inner circle describes the clash of talent and temptation.<p>Back in the summer of 2013, before he became perhaps the biggest bust in the …

Football (U.S.)

14 Tricks For Telling If Your Fruit And Veggies Are Ripe

Keep this handy for your next visit to the produce section.

10 Impressive Recipes You Can Make in 5 Minutes (or Less)

Because you want to eat something delicious now not 30 minutes from now

Green Day, Lady Gaga, and more: Here’s what’s coming to record stores this October

Lady Gaga

The Girl On the Train - Trailer 2

Every day, Rachel Watson takes the train in to work in London, and every day the train passes by her old house. And then one day, as the train …

Samsung says Apple wants a Supreme Court patent ruling ‘that stifles innovation’

Yesterday, the U.S. appeals court ruled to uphold a jury decision in favor of Apple and against Samsung over Samsung’s infringement of Apple patents. Today, Samsung issued a statement saying that it’s “looking carefully at the possibility” of bringing the case to the U.S. Supreme Court.<p>Meanwhile, …

Hootsuite’s CEO on What He Learned from Getting Hacked on Social Media

<i>“Hey, it’s OurMine Team, we are just testing your security, please send us a message.”</i><p>Earlier this summer, that message was blasted out to my followers on Twitter… only I didn’t send it. I had been hacked.<p>It was embarrassing. I run Hootsuite, a social media management company that prides itself on …

Social Media

Class action lawsuit against Apple over iPhone 6 ‘Touch Disease’ hardware flaw gains momentum

A few months back, we reported on a hardware flaw plaguing a growing number of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus users, which garnered the name of “Touch Disease.” Shortly after the flaw was initially reported on, a trio of iPhone users filed a class action lawsuit against Apple, claiming that Apple …

Father: Suspect in officers' slaying wanted to shoot police

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — In the minutes before two Palm Springs officers were fatally shot and a third wounded, the suspected gunman's father told a neighbor his son was armed, "acting crazy" and wanted to shoot police.<p>John Felix, 26, was apprehended early Sunday after a lengthy standoff and …

Crime

Researchers push Moore's Law with a 1-nanometer transistor gate

Ready for some hardcore science about transistor elements that are a fraction of the width of a human hair? Good, because that's what this post is all about. "The semiconductor industry has long assumed that any gate below 5 nanometers wouldn't work, so anything below that was not even considered," …

Magic tricks on YouTube are in danger of killing the art, warns its inner circle

Pulling a rabbit out of a hat, or tricks of a similar ilk, may have dazzled generations of children.<p>But the future of live magic could be under threat, thanks to the rise of the YouTube magician.<p>How to become a magician<p>The rising popularity of online videos is leading to a loss of key skills which …

Palestinian kills two people in Jerusalem, then shot dead: police | Reuters

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - A Palestinian who was due to begin a prison term in Israel next week went on a shooting spree on Sunday, killing a pedestrian and a police officer in Jerusalem before being shot dead by police, medical and law enforcement officials said.<p>The incident, near Israel’s national …

Israel

T-Mobile's Plan to Grab More Internet of Things Customers

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Millions of <b>AT&T</b> (NYSE: T) customers may find themselves without a network to support their devices by Jan. 1. AT&T recently announced that it's shutting down its 2G network by the end of the year, leaving millions of Internet of Things (IoT) devices in need of potential …

Two more automakers can test self-driving cars in California

You might not have heard of Wheego and Valeo before, but they must be doing something right when it comes to self-driving vehicles. California has given them permission to test one autonomous car each on its roads, according to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. The state recently approved a bill that allows …

Giuliani on Trump tape: 'Men at times talk like that'

<b>St. Louis (CNN) —</b> <i>WARNING: This story contains graphic language.</i><p>Rudy Giuliani defended Donald Trump's crude remarks about women Sunday, telling CNN's Jake Tapper on "State of the Union" that "men at times talk like that."<p>But the former New York City mayor also admitted that what Trump was describing …

Donald Trump

Honor 8 discounted by $50 in celebration of Columbus Day

Many call the Honor 8 a flagship killer, due to its great performance, powerful camera, quality design and low $399 price point. It gets very close to the big guys for only a fraction of the price. The manufacturer managed to sell 1.5 million units in just two months, so it’s safe to say the phone …

Mobile Technology

Slickwraps introduces Google Pixel and Pixel XL skins

Got your Google Pixel or Pixel XL? It’s time to protect it, but we know many of you are not fond of bulky cases. Not to mention that you may want something that looks niftier and better fits your personality. Slickwraps is known for its quality skins and they have just released a line of covers for …

Google Pixel

U.S. Death Toll From Hurricane Matthew Rises to 19 Across Four States

At least eight people were killed in North Carolina and three were killed in South Carolina by Hurricane Matthew's destructive forces, bringing the storm's death toll to 19 across four Southeastern states, authorities said Sunday morning.<p>Hundreds of flooded residents were rescued overnight in North …

Weather

Ethiopia declares state of emergency amid protests

<b>Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency following months of anti-government protests by members of the country's two largest ethnic groups.</b><p>The Oromo and the Amhara make up about 60% of the population. They complain power is held by a tiny Tigrean elite.<p>Violence has intensified since last Sunday …

Africa

Thousands march in Yemen after over 140 killed in airstrike

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Thousands of Yemenis marched in the capital Sanaa on Sunday to protest an airstrike a day earlier by the U.S.-backed, Saudi-led coalition fighting Shiite Houthi rebels, one of the deadliest single attacks in the impoverished Arab country's relentless civil war.<p>The airstrike, …

Middle East

Google Home has a few Easter eggs

Google is known for including Easter eggs, or hidden features, in its services. The forthcoming $129 Google Home smart speaker is no different. But rather than let them surface on social media or online message boards, Google has opted to identify some of the Easter eggs up front, weeks before the …

Snapchat finally lets you make your own Stories playlists

If you use Snapchat fairly regularly, chances are you’ve had days where getting through all your friends’ stories seemingly takes forever. But now Snapchat is introducing a couple of changes today in a bid to help reduce the clutter.<p>First off, Snapchat is killing automatic back to back Stories …

Samsung knew a third replacement Note 7 caught fire on Tuesday and said nothing

It sent a man to the hospital with smoke inhalation injuries<p>Another replacement Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has caught fire, bringing the total to three this week alone. This one was owned by Michael Klering of Nicholasville, Kentucky. He told WKYT that he woke up at 4AM to find his bedroom filled with …

Galaxy Note

Samsung told to pay Apple $120 million in patent row, court rules

Apple won an appeals court ruling that reinstates a patent-infringement verdict it won against Samsung, including for its slide-to-unlock feature for smartphones and tablets.<p>In an 8-3 ruling, a US appeals court said a three-judge panel was wrong to throw out the $119.6 million (£96m) verdict in …