Maggie Michaels

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More than 50 arrested protesting new North Carolina law

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — More than 50 opponents of North Carolina's new law curtailing protections for LGBT people and limiting public bathroom access …

Things to know about Shakespeare, 400 years after his death

LONDON (AP) — Theater-lovers in Britain and around the world are marking the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare. A few things to …

William Shakespeare

Tinker Crate will have your kids bolting to the mailbox for monthly tech projects

Let’s talk about DIY kits for kids! Ever since my nephew celebrated his fourth birthday, I’ve been buying him DIY kits. Robot kits. Science project …

See What Happens When Snake Venom Is Mixed With Human Blood

What happens when snake venom comes into contact with human blood? A video uploaded Wednesday by BBC Earth Unplugged provides an answer.<p>BBC host Maddie Moate donated 10 milliliters of her own blood and then mixed it with the hemotoxic venom from a saw-scaled viper, the snake family responsible for …

Donald Trump's Very Professional Spokesperson Katrina Pierson Is Literally on a Reality Show

Most people are lucky to land one prominent role as a TV villain, but Katrina Pierson has two: Not only does she appear on cable news almost every …

Donald Trump

Children Form Human Arrow To Point Police Helicopter Toward Burglars [Video]

Finding a runaway burglar with a police helicopter can be like searching for a needle in a haystack. Fortunately for officers in Surrey, England, a …

Your panda video is a victory for Communist propaganda

Enjoy those shots of Washington's TianTian rolling in the snow if you want, but have you ever thought why he likes it so much?<p>We've done it again. Once more, pictures and in this case a video of a happy panda have circulated the world to excited cries of "adorable" without any realisation of how we …

The 11 most important hotel openings of 2016

A new year brings new everything -- new goals, new challenges, new plans, and (fortunately for us) new hotels. We've already gone the nostalgic route, taking you on a tour of the hot new hotels of 2015, so now we're looking ahead at the brand-new hotels that will open their doors in 2016.<p>Of course, …

Hospitality

The Surprising Parenting Lesson I Learned at the Dentist

<b>I'd never had my teeth whitened in any way, until six months ago.</b><p>I was getting a filling on a front tooth replaced and decided, when they were matching the shade, to have my teeth whitened first. I'll admit that even though it was initially a practical decision, that I enjoyed this rare …

Parenting

Shocking Video Shows Egyptian Forces Shoot Dozens of Bullets at Naked Man Wading Across Sea Border

Video has emerged showing the shocking moment Egyptian forces shot dozens of bullets at a naked, mentally ill Palestinian man wading in the shallow water off of the Egypt-Gaza border, as a Palestinian security guard repeatedly shouted at them to stop.<p>The video which was broadcast on Al Jazeera …

Nail Techs Say NYT's Nail Salon Exposé Made Working Conditions 'Incrementally' Better

In May of this year, <i>New York Times</i> reporter Sarah Maslin Nir published a deep-dive investigation into exploitation, unfair labor practices and health …

A Christmas Prayer for Our Son Walter

Walter mastered the art of crawling just two weeks before the Christmas tree went up. New mobility has arrived simultaneously with a need to grab every cord, remove every item from surfaces in reach, and clear shelves of contents.<p>Yet, when Walter approaches the tree with its simple bands of clear …

Family's sneaky parking routine to secure space exposed

A driver has been caught on camera going to extreme lengths to save a parking space for a "family member" - including reversing into oncoming traffic and blocking another car.<p>The dashcam footage, sure to infuriate all drivers, shows the moment Aleksandr Rogozin is blocked from moving into the spot …

US says bombers didn't intend to fly over China-held island

BEIJING (AP) — The United States said its two B-52 bombers had no intention of flying over a Chinese-controlled man-made island in the South China …

China

Archaeologists Find Hebrew Letters Engraved on Tablet at Jesus Miracle Site. These Are the Two Words They’ve Identified So Far.

Israeli researchers announced Thursday the discovery of an extraordinary 1,500-year-old marble tablet at the Sea of Galilee engraved with religiously significant Aramaic words written in Hebrew letters, which suggests the place was once a Jewish or Jewish-Christian settlement.<p>The engraved, …

How Two Harvard Grads Made It Possible To Rent The Runway

You're going to want to take notes.<p><i>"Yes, You Can Make It In Fashion" is a HuffPost Style series that profiles men and women across every area of the fashion industry and explores how they rose to the top, how they thrive and practical advice they have for young people trying to break into their</i> …

Are you a 'property millionaire'? Britain now has more than 620,000 million-pound homes

Number of home owners whose property is now worth at least £1 million increases by 75,000 - or more than 200 a day - since January, analysis finds<p>More than 75,000 new "property millionaires" have been created across Britain during 2015 as house prices continue pushing upwards, according to a …

Nine in 10 cancers caused by lifestyle

Environmental and external factors such as smoking, drinking, sun exposure and air pollution account for nine in 10 cancers, new study shows<p>Up to nine in 10 cancers are caused by environmental and external factors such as smoking, drinking, sun exposure and air pollution, a new scientific study has …

Tim Gunn Fires Off About How "Vulgar" Kim Kardashian Is

Apparently he's not a fan.<p>Tim Gunn's no. 1 piece of style advice? Make a mood board of Kardashian looks and then wear the opposite of what's on there.<p>"I'm always saying to young people and actually even to adults, I don't care what you wear as long as you don't dress like a Kardashian. It's vulgar, …

Lady Gaga Rape: Singer Drops Bombshell Secret, Reveals Graphic Details About Horrific Experience

Lady Gaga is speaking out about the horrific rape experience that fundamentally changed the dynamic of her life at a very young age. On Thursday, …

Colombia finds what may be world's largest sunken treasure

CARTAGENA, Colombia (AP) — President Juan Manual Santos on Saturday hailed the discovery of a Spanish galleon that went down off the South American …

Archaeology

I Sat Through Matthew Barney's Six-Hour Movie, and All I Got Was This Bump on My Head

In my experience, the highlight of Matthew Barney’s 351-minute movie <i>River of Fundament</i>, occurs a little more than three hours in, when we’re treated …

What Do You Think This Guy Was Gonna Do With All This Stuff?

On Thursday, New York police arrested 49-year-old Mark Vicars and found in his home a number of worrying items—the illegal possession of which, …

The Company That's a Bigger Threat to Wall Street Than Occupy

The people having the most success destroying the Wall Street elite these days are not bomb-throwing anarchists. They are buttoned-up investment …

Investing

Former GOP Congressman Who Triggered 20-Year Ban on Gun Control Research Has Some Regrets

The too-little-too-late redemption tour of one Jay Dickey continued today—of all days—on Capitol Hill, with a letter released by the House Gun …

Oprah Names Son: Oprah Announces She Named Deceased Baby Boy ‘Canaan’

Oprah named the son that she lost when she was just a teenager, and she announced the name she chose for the deceased baby during a recent appearance …

Why Princess Charlotte's dress designer won't be able to cash in

Official photographs of Princess Charlotte released this week feature her in a £21 dress made by a Spanish boutique. But the company will not be able to capitalise for one simple reason<p>Dozens of designers have benefited from the Kate effect, the George effect and even the Charlotte effect as …

Anita Kranjc’s Act Of Kindness To A Suffering Animal Could Land Her With A Ten Year Jail Sentence

A woman named Anita Kranjc, who eased the suffering of a pig on its way to slaughter by offering the poor, dehydrated animal a drink of water, is …

Father Fails Paternity Test Due To His Unborn Twin Being The Father Of His Son [Video]

A father was given the strangest news of his life when he was told that he was not the father of his son. The actual father was the man’s unborn twin …