Julie Hale

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33 Ridiculously Cute Yoga Leggings That Actually Come In Plus Sizes

It's basically impossible to point to just one aspect of exercise and say it's the best part. There are the health benefits, obviously — the fact …

Former GM exec calls Tesla a 'losing enterprise,' and says it's 'going out of business'

Bob Lutz, the former General Motors executive, scoffed at Tesla on Friday, calling the electric-car company a "losing enterprise" that's "going out of business."<p>In a terse interview on CNBC, Lutz panned the electric-car maker less than 24 hours after CEO Elon Musk unveiled the Tesla Semi — its …

Kids can learn to code Xbox and PC games at Microsoft stores

But only for a limited time in New York and Sydney.<p>There are a ton of initiatives to help kids (and adults) learn to code these days. Google has lessons for teens to code animates scenes starring Wonder Woman, Apple has the kid-friendly Swift Playgrounds and a partnership with Tynker, and even …

German woman fighting ISIL killed in Syria

A German woman fighting with Kurdish militia has been killed battling the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Syria, Kurdish officials have said.<p>Kurdish Peoples Protection Units spokesman Nawaf Khalil said on Monday that Ivana Hoffmann, 19, died on Saturday while fighting alongside the …

Afghanistan's ancient Sufi order shocked by deadly attack

Nothing could have prepared Mohammad Zarar for the lead story on Afghanistan's 10 p.m. television news Saturday.<p>The Sufi Muslim meetinghouse in Kabul that the 46-year-old science teacher attended for more than a decade was attacked by gunmen. Officials said six people were killed, but members of …

Extremism

It's a dog's death: why are so many pups being killed in movies?

Film,Culture,Dogs,Tom Hardy,Keanu Reeves,The Drop,Kingsman: The Secret Service,John Wick<p>From the pooch in Kingsman: Secret Service to Keanu Reeves’ puppy in John Wick, man’s best friend has been having a tough time of it on screen recently<p>There are certain moments in motion picture history when a …

The Particularly Bittersweet Dilemma of Pets in Bed

It's a hotly-debated topic in bedrooms everywhere. Studies show pets contribute (a lot) to poor sleep quality but then again....they're just so …

A Pretty Palette: New 108 Paint Color System from Serena & Lily and Colorhouse

(Image credit: Serena and Lily)<p>I always find that painting is (relatively) easy and affordable, once you've selected your colors, but the process of …

25 Designer Paint Picks for Small Rooms

Create the illusion of space with just a coat of paint.<p>What color can make a room appear larger? White certainly isn't the only answer, according to these designers. Make the most of what you've got by choosing one of these tried-and-tested hues.<p><i>Make it yours: Farrow & Ball Down Pipe 26</i><p><i>Make it</i> …

Traffic stops at heart of Ferguson Police Department's racial bias

Justice Department: City Filled Coffers On Backs Of Black Motorists<p>The Ferguson Police Department used traffic enforcement as a means to systemically discriminate against minorities, a new report from the Department of Justice found.<p>Police officers in the St. Louis suburb, where Michael Brown was …

Borgward returns to Geneva after 55-year-absence [w/video]

"Given the will to succeed, you can achieve anything." With those words, Christian Borgward seeks to follow in the footsteps of his grandfather, Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Borgward, founder of the Borgward brand of automobiles that was the third largest automobile manufacturer in Germany in the 1950s …

Chevy Teases 2016 Malibu Ahead of New York Debut

Whoa, check out the swoopy fastback profile. Dig the way the rear glass flows into a subtle lip spoiler, which pans out into broad rear shoulders with a rising character line. It’s very Tesla Model S-meets-Audi A7. So which European executive-level luxury badge will we find on the nose? None other …

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Rumi's Call: Sacred Adventure to Awaken Your Soul

I could hardly believe we were finally making this long-planned trip to Turkey. Much in the news today, Turkey sits at the intersection of Europe and Asia and borders the Middle East. It is unique in that it has been home for centuries to all three of the great "revealed" religions.<p><b>"Respond to</b> …

Ancient Civilization

New Orleans Gets a Bigger Ship From Carnival as Local Tourism Market Grows

Carnival Cruise Lines said Monday it is increasing its cruise capacity in New Orleans by replacing the smaller Carnival Elation ship with the …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …

Miniature Street Art Installations Take Over London

Street artist Slinkachu's idyllic scenes play out in puddles and street cracks.<p>Street artist Slinkachu’s work is best viewed under a magnifying glass: a lady swings on a matchstick, children play in the pool made from melting popsicle juice, and a couple crosses a river of Sprite. In an upcoming …

How Urban Explorers Are Risking Arrest and Death to Explore NYC With Their Cameras

Here’s a 5-minute video by Seeker Stories about how young urban explorers are connecting through Instagram and teaming up to explore the hidden …

Urban Exploration

Scientists Snap Shots of the World’s Smallest Known Life Forms

This is a picture of the smallest life form that’s known to exist, an ultra-small bacterial cell. That black bar you see is for scale — it indicates …

Ambassador's nomination to Mexican Supreme Court proves controversial

Possibly not since Clarence Thomas was nominated for the U.S. Supreme Court in 1991 has a high court candidate been so controversial.<p>In this case, we are talking about Mexico. And the nominee to the Mexican Supreme Court is the ambassador to the United States, Eduardo Medina Mora.<p>The joke in Mexico …

Holder Slams Ferguson Cops for Racist, Money-Grubbing Practices

U.S. news<p>Ferguson, Missouri, police fostered a "highly toxic environment" of racism and misconduct that turned the city into a "powder keg" that was ready to explode after the fatal shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown last year, Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday — even though the …