Shawn Cowen

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Papa John’s now facing ‘bro’ culture scandal as nightmare continues

The John Schnatter stink will be harder to clean up at Papa John’s than first expected.<p>The chief executive and a second high-ranking executive at the …

Employment

Lingerie Stores Are Struggling to Keep These Trends in Stock

Lingerie can be quite the personal purchase, so it wouldn't be surprising if you often eschew It trends when shopping in favor of, say, something …

Clothing

If the Universe is expanding, why is the Andromeda galaxy on course to collide with the Milky Way?

The galactic collision will create quite the spectacle in the night sky four billions years from now.<p>The expansion of the Universe is a large-scale …

Universe

‘Why are you still here?’: Inside the last Blockbuster in America

A man parked his motorcycle on the sidewalk Saturday morning, ruining the aesthetic of the last remaining Blockbuster in the contiguous United States.<p>“You can’t park there,” general manager Sandi Harding told the man as he walked into the store in Bend, Ore. “People are trying to take pictures.”<p>The …

Customers

5 things we know – and 5 we don’t – about ‘Oumuamua

Mysterious ‘Oumuamua is the 1st confirmed interstellar object to pass through our solar system.<p><b>1. We know it’s not from around here.</b><p>The object known …

Astronomy

The 20 Best Places to Camp in National Parks

Some of the finest places to lay your head are inside our national parks.<p>Thanks to its geysers and grizzlies, the 3,500-square-mile Yellowstone, our …

National Parks

Amazon Prime Day 2018: What time does it start today and how to find the best deals

Amazon Prime Day, which begins tomorrow, is the ideal opportunity for bargain hunters to snap up a deal. The online retail giant's annual flash sales event will last 36 hours, beginning at midday on Monday and lasting until midnight on Tuesday July 17.<p>If you're not yet an Amazon Prime member, we …

eCommerce

The One Pair Of Leggings You Should Buy At Amazon While They're On Sale For Under $30

Hopefully you’re well aware that <b>Amazon Prime Day</b> is coming this week (sign up if you haven’t already). And to celebrate, the retail giant is …

core10

This Tequila Train Takes You on a 36-mile Scenic Journey Through Napa Valley

The Napa Valley Wine Train is launching a new Tequila Train experience that will have you sipping on quality tequila as you enjoy a scenic train ride.<p>…

Napa Valley

Bruce Willis Roast: 20 of the most brutal jokes

Dinged for his bald head, mediocre music and Oscar-free career of playing cops and ex-cops, Bruce Willis on Saturday became the latest target of …

Comedy

Google Chrome Gets An Update And Users May Hate It

Users of the world’s most popular internet browser must download a new Google Chrome update soon. The update marks the browser’s first major one …

Google Chrome

Here's Where You Can Get Free Ice Cream and Deals for National Ice Cream Day

National Ice Cream Day is here, which means some of your favorite ice cream chains are celebrating on Sunday, July 15 with special Ice Cream Day …

Ice Cream

IRS Now Blocking 362,000+ Americans From Getting Passports

At the end of 2015, Congress approved and President Obama signed into law the “Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act” or “FAST Act.” The stated …

Personal Finance

Google Pay web app redesign now rolling out

When Android Pay was renamed to Google Pay earlier this year, the Google Wallet site (which allows you to send and receive money, as well as manage …

Google Pay

Would You Pay $150 for a 6-Year-Old McDonald's Cheeseburger? Somebody Was Willing (Until eBay Shut It Down)

There's always a reason for things like this. Usually it involves somebody getting their 15 minutes of fame.<p>I'm on the fence whether this is a good story or a bad story about the food at McDonald's. But I'm pretty sure it's a bad story about eBay.<p>It starts in 2012, with a McDonald's cheeseburger …

McDonald's

These 11 Sexy Swimsuits From Walmart Will Blow You Away — All Under $20

As you hunt for the perfect Summer swimsuit, there's one retailer that might not immediately come to mind but is totally worth the browse: Walmart. Surprisingly, the mega store carries an array of affordable swimwear that is sexy, flattering, and everything you could ever dream of. You don't need …

Clothing

How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water

When it comes to the early days of our solar system, Jupiter holds a dubious reputation. In some ways, the giant served as Earth’s protector, its …

Astronomy

Colony ship to nearest star only needs crew of 100 to survive

An initial crew of just 98 people might be all that is needed to survive a trip to another star. It turns out this is the minimum number needed to …

Planetary Habitability

Python Swallows Woman Whole—What Experts Say About the Rare Attack

Development in their native habitat might be influencing their behavior, but humans have a history of conflict with snakes.<p>The reported killing of a woman in Indonesia by a large snake has raised questions about how human development is impacting both people and serpents.<p>Fifty-four-year-old Wa Tiba …

Mississippi River

Channing Tatum Celebrates Father's Day by Helping Daughter Everly Sell Lemonade for Charity

Channing Tatum channeled his inner Beyoncé yet again — but this time, it was for a super sweet cause.<p>On Sunday, the <i></i>actor shared photos to his …

So much for Tidal! Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s joint album already on Apple Music

Jay-Z may be the founder of Tidal, but it seems that he still cares more about streaming numbers than he does about long-term exclusives for this streaming company. At least, that’s the big takeaway from the fact that his joint album with wife Beyoncé is already available on Apple Music.<p>The album, …

A million Indian users are testing out WhatsApp’s payments feature

Already the largest messaging app in the country with over 200 million active monthly users, WhatsApp has over the past few months quietly rolled out its payments feature to a select few.<p>With almost a million users on board by now, WhatsApp is currently fixing bugs and building features, sources …

Reserve Bank of India

Amazon has discontinued the Mayday button on its Fire tablets

Amazon has quietly discontinued the hugely popular Mayday feature on its Kindle Fire tablets, according a page on the company’s website spotted by GeekWire.<p>Launched back in 2013, Mayday was a bit like <i>Rick and Morty</i>‘s Meeseeks box. If a user got stuck using their tablet, they could summon one of …

Customer Service

'Ace Combat 7' Will Take Us Back To The Lighthouse War And Bring Sunao Katabuchi Onboard

It has been a long wait but it is clear that <i>Ace Combat 7</i> is coming along very nicely and will be released later this year.<p>In new footage, we can see that Bandai Namco has already done a very nice job with the game. While the game uses Unreal Engine 4, compared to the in-house solutions on previous …

Anime

The 29-year-old CEO of Stripe reveals what it's really like running a $9.2 billion startup

Patrick Collison, 29, and his brother John, 27, famously turned seven lines of code into a startup called Stripe, which has been valued in fundraising at $9.2 billion.<p>According to Collison, who was recently named to Business Insider's list of rising stars in tech, running a successful startup …

Startups

Save 30% off a Private Villa in Key Largo

An exclusive Operation Vacation offer for T+L readers.<p><i>T+L launched Operation Vacation to inspire workers to use their days off and get away, offering</i> …

Ending Miss America's Swimsuit Competition Will Change Pageant Psychology

This beauty competition is about to change for the better.<p>The Miss America pageant is slipping on something a little more comfortable. Competition …

Miss America

Yellowstone's Steamboat Geyser Keeps Erupting, and Scientists Aren't Sure Why

An eruption from Steamboat Geyser in Yellowstone National Park is normally a rare sight, but guests were treated to the geothermic show seven times …

Ticketfly is back online after a hack exposed about 27 million accounts. Here’s what you need to know.

<i>This post has been updated.</i><p>Ticketfly was back up and running Wednesday night, about a week after a “malicious cyber attack” waylaid the concert and sporting-event ticketing website and exposed the data of “approximately 27 million” accounts, the company said in a statement Thursday morning.<p>Users’ …

Time I

LG Q Stylus launching this month with 6.2-inch display

We don’t see a ton of smartphones come to market with styluses in tow, but LG has a family of them, and today that family is getting a new member.<p>The …