Sheryl Paulsen

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The 2015 Way to Travel on the Cheap

You'll be a jetsetter in no time.<p>The digital age is bittersweet for those of us with wanderlust. On one hand, your Instagram feed is filled with idyllic snaps from exotic locales that are merely pipe dreams due to your lack of funds. On the other, you have a million sites and apps at your finger …

10 Things You Need To Know When Filling Out Your NCAA Tournament Bracket

Everybody thinks they have a shot at winning their bracket pool. It’s easy to get sucked in, convince yourself with positive thinking and walk into Thursday saying “this is it, I’m going to have the perfect bracket, this is the year!” The harsh reality is that you are probably not going to win your …

Breaking down every early matchup in the NCAA Tournament

Sixty-eight teams will begin the NCAA Tournament this week, all hoping to be the last one standing on April 6 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. …

College Sports

Facebook Updates its Community Standards for Clarity

Facebook has updated its Community Standards to help users understand what they can and can’t share on the social network.<p>The revised guidelines clarify Facebook’s policies on a variety of topics, including bullying, threats of violence, self-harm and hate speech. The company is attempting to …

Depression

Microsoft launches Office 2016 and Skype for Business previews

A leaked version of Office 2016 gave us an early look at a new colorful theme early today, and now Microsoft is ready to let anyone test its upcoming Office client. Starting today, the software maker is launching an Office 2016 preview aimed at IT professionals and developers. "This early build …

The Euro and the Risk of a Squeeze

The speed of the euro’s decline is starting to put seasoned market-watchers on edge. Monday, the currency hit another 12-year low, an almost daily occurrence right now, with the rate touching $1.0457.

Dow Jones

Saddam Hussein's tomb destroyed as battle for Tikrit rages

The tomb of Iraq’s late dictator Saddam Hussein was virtually levelled in heavy clashes between Isis militants and Iraqi forces in a fight for control of the city of Tikrit.<p>Fighting intensified to the north and south of Saddam’s hometown on Sunday as Iraqi security forces vowed to reach the centre …

Accused Ferguson shooter said he was aiming at someone else, authorities say

Authorities said a man charged in the shooting of two police officers last week during a demonstration outside the Ferguson Police Department had attended the protest earlier that night, although multiple activists said he wasn't a consistent fixture in their tight-knit group.<p>St. Louis County …

Robert Durst: the Millionaire Drifter Who Can't Run From His Past

The arrest of millionaire developer Robert Durst on murder charges in the 2000 execution-style slaying of a mobster's daughter-turned-journalist in Los Angeles isn't the most bizarre twist in Durst's life. Not by a long shot.<p>Durst, 71, was arrested Saturday in New Orleans at a hotel where he'd …

He’s Back! Putin Reappears After Mysterious 11-Day Absence

Russia's president declined to comment Monday on rumors that he was gravely ill, recovering from plastic surgery, attending the birth of his lovechild in Switzerland, overthrown by hardliners in a coup, or dead. "It'd be boring without gossip," he said.<p>MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin made …

How the World’s Oldest People Live So Long

At 118, the world’s oldest woman says her secret is eating, sleeping, and relaxing. Sounds good to us!<p>How do you live to be 109 years old? Exercise, …

'It Follows': The Story Behind the Year's Creepiest Film

It started with a nightmare. “I’m around 10 or 11 years old, and I’m at school, playing with my friends at recess,” David Robert Mitchell says, …

Top 5 Natural Ways To Reduce Your Weight In 30 Days

When we talk of weight loss, we refer simply to decrease in the amount of body fluids and fats yielding to reduction of the total mass of the body. …

#Psycho was released 55 years ago this week. "People say, 'What do you prefer to do? What type of subject?' And I think I must have said this around the Twenties, the late Twenties. I said, 'I like muuuurder. By the babbling brook.' Which is

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If you're happy but don't show it, you're conservative

Conservatives tend to say they're more satisfied with life than do liberals, but when they open their mouths, it's liberals who seem to show more happiness, a new study suggests.<p>A handful of studies of late have shown that conservatives tend to report greater satisfaction in life than their liberal …

Early 2015 Retina MacBook Pro teardown gives first look inside new Force Touch trackpad

Following dismantling the latest refreshed MacBook Air models yesterday, today iFixit dives inside the new MacBook Pro model that arrived this week with upgraded internals and more.<p>On Monday, Apple’s 13-inch MacBook Pro received an update alongside a refreshed MacBook Air lineup and with it gets …

The revolution that’s changing the way your child is taught

The video does not seem remarkable on first viewing. A title informs us that we are watching Ashley Hinton, a teacher at Vailsburg Elementary, a school in Newark, New Jersey. Hinton, a blonde woman in a colourful silk scarf, stands before a class of eight- and nine-year-old boys and girls, almost …

Teaching

Theodore Wirth Park Trip Report: February Mountain Biking in Minneapolis

Minneapolis is a seemingly unlikely place to find mountain bikers. It’s a big city, cold in the winter, and heck, it’s mostly flat. But don’t let any …

A beautiful star filled sky in Northern Namibia Photo by @salvarezphoto Namibia has the darkest nights I've ever experienced. Perfect place to experience the night sky #night

Best Drone Movies: NYC Film Festival Crowns Winners

We’re still in the infancy of drone cinematography, but there’s more than enough content available now to start passing judgement on it.<p>The New York …

Film Festivals

‘Blurred Lines’ Lawsuit: 5 Major Music Industry Implications

The “Blurred Lines” trial, which ended Tuesday with a copyright ruling from a federal jury in Los Angeles, involved big stars (Pharrell Williams and …

The young Sudanese community of Melbourne – in pictures

Sudan,South Sudan,Australia news,Migration,Africa,World news,Conflict and development,Photography,Art and design,Art,Culture,Melbourne,Melbourne City<p>Growing up in Melbourne, photographer Gina Nero noticed the growing presence of Sudanese youth in her area. In a new series she documents the people …

Review: Adam Sandler-starring 'Cobbler' is full of holes

"The Cobbler" is a wildly ill-conceived curio from director Tom McCarthy, who co-wrote with Paul Sado. The misstep is especially startling given McCarthy's previous scripting and helming trifecta of "The Station Agent," "The Visitor" and "Win Win."<p>A murky, Yiddish-language prologue set in 1903 …

IT’S JUST SO TINY. Baby animals don't have to be #fluffy to be heart-achingly #adorable. That is in fact, a fact. The #TarongaZoo in #Syndey, Australia welcomed 20 tiny, baby Veiled #Chameleons, which hatched earlier this week. See more pics of these tiny reptiles by clicking the link in our profile. #Aww (Image: Taronga Zoo, Lorna Taylor)

The best Easter hot cross buns: Who won the Telegraph taste test?

Melinda Gates says family has no interest in Apple Watch

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Consistency is a very beautiful thing.<p>Unless someone is consistently rude, consistently unreliable or consistently smelly.<p>Five years ago, Melinda Gates, wife of the Microsoft co-founder, declared forcefully …

Sources confirm Apple will finally allow MacBook battery packs and third-party chargers with USB-C

USB-C has become the biggest topic of conversation following Apple’s introduction of the new 12-inch MacBook. After years of separate power, data, and video ports, Apple is now pushing USB-C as a replacement for its own proprietary MagSafe charging solution, as well as other I/O ports included on …