Mary Poppins

The Two Words That Will Help Get an Airline Upgrade Over the Phone

<i>At Bloomberg Pursuits, we love to travel. And we always want to make sure we’re doing it right. So we’re talking to globe-trotters in all of our</i> …

Business

The Best Backpacks for Every Workplace

02.21.18<p>09:00 am<p>These are the work bags that we absolutely adore.<p>Suggesting work bags feels a little presumptuous, like buying underwear for someone …

Shopping

Everyday Items That Can Kill The Hell Out Of You

As Randy Newman sings in the theme song to the TV show <i>Monk</i> "It's a jungle out there...poison in the very air we breathe", but it's also a jungle …

Kara Lindsay Performs 'Watch What Happens' at The Broadway Princess Party

After ten sold out shows and a West Coast tour, Broadway's Cinderella, Tony nominee Laura Osnes and music director Benjamin Rauhala returned to host …

Carole King

Photo Flash: Arielle Jacobs Takes Princess-Perfect First Bows in ALADDIN on Broadway!

Disney's Aladdin just welcomed Arielle Jacobs as Jasmine on Broadway. Jacobs originated the role in the Australian production in 2016 and is the …

Aladdin

Do You Need A Mentor?

<b>What do Yoda, Mr. Miyagi, Professor Dumbledore, and Mary Poppins have in common? In addition to great screen presences, they’re mentors. They show</b> …

Nonprofits

Site-Specific RAGTIME ON ELLIS ISLAND To Hold Developmental Sound Workshop This March

This March, the creative team behind Ragtime on Ellis Island will be developing new use of in-ear monitoring (IEM) technology in a Sound Workshop, …

Dear Evan Hansen

Disney favourites will be shown on a huge outdoor screen in Hull

A popular drive-in cinema is returning to Hull – and it is bringing some classics to the city.<p>Moonlight Drive-in Cinema is the UK’s largest, and will …

Walt Disney Company

Is Tom Hanks the White Chadwick Boseman?

Recently, it was announced that Tom Hanks is playing Fred Rogers, creator and host of the long-running public access show <i>Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood</i>, …

Pop Culture

What the Olympics can teach us about a better kind of nationalism

Orwell said international sports spawned “orgies of hatred.” The Olympics prove him wrong.<p>So far the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have been going well. The skiers and snowboarders have been swooping and whirling to perfection. The competitors tested for drugs have all come out clean, bar a couple of …

U.S. Politics

Asda World Book Day costumes are now on sale - and the range includes characters from Harry Potter, Disney and more

World Book Day takes place on the March 1, with children across the UK celebrating their favourite stories and authors by dressing up as their most …

Personal Finance (UK)

Scarlett Moffatt is feeling 'amazingly adult' - Gogglebox star on being on live TV and treating her parents

Four years ago when she sat down to watch telly on the telly with mam and dad, Betty and Mark, for the first time, Scarlett Moffatt can’t ever have …

Television (UK)

Nick Cannon on Ex-Wife Mariah Carey: "She’s an Amazing, Outstanding, Top-of-the-Line Mother"

The truth is out! In a new interview, Nick Cannon opened up about his former wife, Mariah Carey, and revealed why he still thinks she is amazing. …

Celebrity News

Piper Gilles’ off-ice fashion sense translates to eye-popping concepts on ice

Piper Gilles was born, one of five children, in Rockville, Illinois. She moved with her family to Colorado Springs, Colorado for better skating …

Winter Olympics

After hours beach rescues reach 16 in two hours at New Plymouth's most popular beach

A judge has denied electronically monitored bail to a south Aucklander on numerous drug importation and supply charges.<p>Myrtle rust has spread to 40 …

New Zealand

This Ergonomic Umbrella Is a Smarter Way to Stay Dry

If you’ve ever been caught in a severe rainstorm — you know the kind where your umbrella flies up, making you feel like Mary Poppins, except you’re …

Shopping

Arizona woman who has never left the country wakes up with British accent

In the past seven years, Michelle Myers has woken up with a strange accent three times after going to bed with crippling migraines.

Arizona

Bad Luck Meditation

<b>I’ve had my share of bad luck and you don’t want to know what kind.</b><p>After three solid years of bad luck, I took action. I started my Bad Luck …

DGB Grab Bag: Nice McBackup, Injuries, and No More Tellin' Me There's a Chance

Please for the second straight week, we dive into the refreshing waters of the totally incomprehensible hockey video.<p>Three Stars of Comedy<p><b>The third star: Jonathan Quick could use some help here –</b> This would have been way better if the defenseman had arrived a second earlier and got knocked silly by …

Ice Hockey

Solway teams shine at Dumfries Ice Bowl's international event

Fifty-eight teams from across Europe and as far afield as Canada and the USA descended on Dumfries to compete in the Trophy d’Ecosse International …

News (Scotland)

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Next Lion of New York

Lin-Manuel Miranda was on summer break from college when he learned something about how New York was put together. He was working for a bilingual newspaper started by his father, covering an event called “Salsa, Blues and Shamrocks.” The event, put on by an Irish bar and restaurant in the Dominican …

The Theatre

10 Must-See Disney Cruise Line Shows

"Summon the Force"<p>On select sailings aboard the Disney Fantasy, guests are transported into a galaxy far, far away during <i>Star Wars</i> Day at Sea. The …

Walt Disney Company

Jacobs Fights the Bulls, Kors Goes for Showbiz

As ever, Marc Jacobs closed NYFW with weird clothes, and, as ever, people were divided over their merits. Leaving the Park Avenue Armory last night, …

Fashion

Arizona Woman Wakes Up With Foreign Accent

Two years ago, Arizonian Michelle Myers went to bed with a severe headache. The next morning, she woke up speaking with a British accent—and it …

Language

A Woman Reportedly Went To Sleep One Day & Suddenly Woke Up With A British Accent

Not to toot my own horn or anything, but I do a mean British accent. One time, a few girlfriends and I went on a trip to Georgia, and I convinced the …

Language

An American says she suddenly woke up with a British accent — here's what really happened

Arizona native Michelle Myers woke up two years ago sounding like she'd just come back from a very long vacation.<p>The 45-year old has never been to London, but after falling asleep with a headache, she awoke with what sounded like a British accent, according to ABC news affiliate KNXV.<p>What Myers …

Language

33 Disney Quotes That Will Inspire You to Remarkable Success

There's a lot of wisdom in all those Disney films -- here are some of the best quotes to inspire you in business and in life.<p>As the Walt Disney Company gets closer to finalizing its acquisition of major portions of 21st Century Fox, I thought it would be a good time to remember some of the …

Walt Disney Company

The Disneyland Treat You Need In Your Life, Based Off Of Your Fave Disney Movie

Your bags are packed, and you have your Mickey ears ready to go. A Disneyland vacation is on the horizon. There's so much to do and see in the parks …

Walt Disney Company

‘The Predator’ and ‘Alita: Battle Angel’ Dropped From Summer Release

20th Century Fox pushed back the release dates on two of the year’s most anticipated blockbusters.<p>Two of 2018’s most anticipated releases have fallen …

Construction

St Austell teen who wants to be a Norland Nanny will be trained in evasive driving and self-defence with pram - Cornwall Live

A St Austell teenager has been accepted on a special nanny training programme which teaches driving at high speed, self-defence with a pram and …

Parenting