Megan Follett

82 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | @MeganFollett | Keep up with Megan Follett 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 “Megan Follett”

Kasich on nomination race: 'It's a bizarre process'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Ohio Gov. John Kasich called the Republican presidential primary delegate process "bizarre" on Monday and said the Republican National Convention should adopt rules that would open up the nomination to more candidates.<p>He also reiterated his call for states to "move on" from …

Government

2 Americans confirmed dead in Brussels attacks; Kerry visits

BRUSSELS (AP) — At least two Americans have been confirmed killed in the Brussels attacks, the State Department said Friday, as top U.S. diplomat …

Terrorism

Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders ready to rumble

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders Sunday night will hold another duel in their increasingly contentious Democratic nominating marathon, two days before five states vote in crucial primaries that could set the tone for the rest of the contest.<p>The rivals will take part in a town hall event …

Tap Your Girly Side with Spring's Romantic Florals

When the editor-of-chief of <i>Runway,</i> Miranda Priestly, is presented with florals in the movie <i>The Devil Wears Prada,</i> she makes a snide remark that has …

Nancy Reagan: A Life in Pictures

LA Galaxy vs. D.C. United: Winners and Losers from MLS

The LA Galaxy stormed back from a one-goal deficit at halftime to defeat D.C. United 4-1 in the final contest of Sunday's 10-game slate across Major League Soccer.<p>Mike Magee was the catalyst of the comeback as he scored twice, earned an assist and set up Robbie Keane's 83rd-minute penalty.<p>The win …

EU and Turkey agree on refugee crisis proposal

<b>(CNN) —</b> Turkey and the European Union have reached agreement on key points of a proposal to handle the overflow of refugees, according to a tweet for the spokesman of European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.<p>"Deal. Breakthrough with Turkey," read the tweet from Martin Selmayr.<p>The proposal …

South Korea, U.S. begin exercises as North Korea threatens attack

SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean and U.S. troops began large-scale military exercises on Monday in an annual test of their defences against North Korea, which called the drills “nuclear war moves” and threatened to respond with an all-out offensive.<p>South Korea said the exercises would be the largest …

North Korea

Sixth-century wooden foot thought be Europe's oldest prosthetic implant

Archaeologists in Austria say their findings about discovery in grave of man with one foot are ‘very, very surprising’<p>Archaeologists in Austria believe they have found Europe’s oldest prosthetic implant – a sixth-century wooden foot.<p>The discovery was made in the grave of a man missing his left foot …

Ancient gas cloud relic of first stars?

Astronomers see this cloud just 1.8 billion years after the Big Bang. It has a tiny percentage of heavy elements, those forged in subsequent …

A CEO shares the success habit he wishes he knew years ago

They work on stuff until someone distracts them.<p>Then they react to what the other person needs. That's true at home and in the office. And it's the easiest way to keep spinning your wheels for months or even years on end.<p>Look at the calendar of most people, and you'll find a good assortment of the …

Roger Federer

Top industry picks for where to go this year[1]

Here's a look at some recommendations for where to go in 2016 from across the travel industry.<p>Here's a look at some recommendations for where to go …

Now You Can Put a Plane Ticket on Layaway—Really!

5 ways to be a better global citizen in 2016

THE WORLD NEEDS MORE PEOPLE like you this year. People who see humanity not as separate, distinct groups which should never mix (and of which theirs …

Antarctic trip with Sir Edmund Hillary still memorable 60 years later

It was the trip of a lifetime for a 17-year-old from Souris, Prince Edward Island.<p>Sixty years ago, Jim Reggie MacDonald was on board a ship taking …

Physics Geniuses Illustrate the Mind-Bending Simplicity of TurboTax in W+K’s New Ads

Winning a Cannes Lion or a Gold Clio would make George Smoot's Nobel Prize for Physics look like garbage, right?<p>In Wieden + Kennedy's latest TurboTax …

Genius

Science: Working Moms Have More Successful Daughters

A few years ago, I watched Brene Brown’s TED Talk on Vulnerability. Her story, her research, her authenticity, and yes, her vulnerability resonated …

High School

To test general relativity, use fast radio bursts

Scientists have developed a new way to test one of the basic principles underlying Einstein’s theory of general relativity using brief blasts of rare …

These 23 Tweets Will Make You Feel Better About The World

"You live on a tiny blue dot, lost in a sea of stars, and every speck of life around you is improbable and wondrous. Why can't you see that?"

Triathlon Training, Gear, Nutrition, Photos, Race Results & Calendars

Calendars

5 Ways to Make Money Using Your Smartphones or Tablets - YugaTech | Philippines Tech News & Reviews

After possibly spending a lot of your hard-earned cash last Christmas on gifts and food, it’s now once again time to save up as the new year begins. …

These Wearable Paper Sculptures Are Utterly Beautiful

These stunning paper sculptures by Russian artist Asya Kozina are stylized representations of bridal costumes from around the world.<p>This collection …

Samsung's fridge of the future will let you check spoilage from your phone

Yesterday, the first photos of Samsung's new smart refrigerator appeared on the company's official Flickr page. Now, a Korean version of the product announcement has appeared on Samsung Korea's official site. The translation is a little unclear, but the text hints at a number of powerful new …

New App Scans Thousands Of Food Packets To Reveal Hidden Sugar

The app is able to scan 75,000 food and drink products.<p>A free app that shows how much sugar is hidden in everyday products has been launched by Public Health England as it warns parents to track the amount in kids' diets.<p>The app has been developed after figures revealed children were eating three …

Japan Wants to Sign a Peace Treaty With Russia After 70 Years

Shinzo Abe, the Japanese Prime Minister, has said that Tokyo would like to sign a peace treaty with Moscow.<p>The two powers ceased hostilities at the …

Putin once casually said over dinner that he could destroy America in a half-hour or less

In December 2011, Vladimir Putin, then Russia's prime minister, was positioned to reclaim his role as Russia's president in the March 2012 elections.<p>Fittingly, he hosted a lavish banquet at New Century, Moscow's richest equestrian club, for members of the Valdai Club and distinguished academics and …

Russia

Travel Experts Confess Their Embarrassing Rookie Travel Mistakes

At Travelzoo, our Deal Experts have crisscrossed the globe many times over, collecting expert travel tips for our members. But no one is born a travel expert--we were all newbies boarding our first flight at some point. Sometimes, our knowledge was earned the hard way, through booking mistakes, …

Costa Rica

Video game trends for 2016: Virtual reality, further blurred lines between TV and gaming

Of all the mainstream forms of pop art, perhaps only in interactive entertainment can a game be a success before it has even been released. For here is a medium that is still growing, both in the types of content available as well as the technology.<p>The year ahead will bring us titles that tackle …

Virtual Reality

This is your next jam: 10 albums to watch for in 2016

Including new music from David Bowie, Sia, and The 1975<p>For music fans, the week separating Christmas and New Year’s Day typically serves as a welcome break from the rest of the year’s torrent of new releases. If you want to go through and spend time with albums you missed or shortchanged earlier in …