Peter Lawless

12 Flips | 1 Magazine | 3 Likes | 13 Following | 1 Follower | @Locustvalley48 | Keep up with Peter Lawless on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Peter Lawless”

Humans Used to Sleep in Two Shifts, And Maybe We Should Do It Again

It's all about timing.<p>Around a third of the population have trouble sleeping, including difficulties maintaining sleep throughout the night.<p>While …

Northern Europe

Puerto Rico Will Officially Default on a $422 Million Payment Monday

Puerto Rico’s governor on Sunday declared a moratorium on a $422 million debt payment due Monday by the island’s Government Development Bank, the …

This stock market dip isn't a buying opportunity

The stock market is off to its worst start in history this year. Not only that, the losses over the past few weeks have come amid one of the most rapid declines over the past few decades. This has some coming to the conclusion this has to be buying opportunity.<p>I've seen plenty of headlines and …

15 Thanksgiving Leftover Sandwiches That Are Nothing Short Of Epic

YUM.<p>A regular old turkey sandwich is nothing to write home about, but come Thanksgiving ― equipped with a fridge that is overflowing with fresh-roasted turkey, tangy cranberry sauce and gravy ― they can be epic. There’s something about those classic Thanksgiving side dishes that really gets …

23 pictures not to look at if you're terrified of heights

But when people conquer those fears, the places they go and views they see can be truly breathtaking.<p>Reuters curated a series of images of brave individuals who take the concept of "living on the edge" to the next level.<p>Whether it's for a specific job function or just for enjoyment, these images …

The Latest on weather: Third body pulled from Blanco River

8:30 p.m. CDT<p>Authorities say a third body has been pulled from the Blanco River that crested three times above flood stage during relentless storms …

Extreme Weather

The 10 Best Taco Spots in the U.S.

<i>By Abbey Chase</i><p>With expertly homemade tortillas, succulent meats, and intensely flavorful salsas, the perfect taco packs a lot of flavor into every single bite. As the latest street food to receive a highbrow makeover, tacos lend themselves well to innovative chefs looking to put a personal spin on …

Tangled Up in Ol' Blue Eyes

Bob Dylan's new album, Shadows in the Night, is an unexpectedly beautiful tribute to Frank Sinatra.<p>When word first emerged a few months back that Bob Dylan might be making a Frank Sinatra tribute record, it seemed like farce. Bob Dylan, the icon of '60s counterculture, the rebel against the …

P&G’s #LikeAGirl Ad Scored The Most Social Buzz During Super Bowl 2015

The 2015 Super Bowl between the Patriots and Seahawks has wrapped, but the scores on how well this year’s advertisements performed are just now rolling in. These coveted time slots reach millions of viewers, and advertisers take advantage by showing some of their best – or, in some cases, most …

Advertising

Jordan seeks proof that Isis captive is alive as tributes are paid to Kenji Goto

Jordan said an exhaustive trawl for proof that its downed pilot was still alive had turned up nothing, as tributes were paid in Japan to the journalist Kenji Goto who was apparently executed by the jihadist group that captured both men.<p>The fate of the captives has gripped both countries for the …

Islam

14 Things You Need To Know Before Driving California's Big Sur

The rugged stretch of California coastline between San Simeon and Carmel has always done its best to ward off interlopers. Even the otherwise-ambitious Spaniards gave it a miss at first. Centuries later, there was still no road through the land that explorers referred to as "<i>el país grande del …

California