Postcards

Glamorous Real Photo Postcards of Silent Film Beauties in the Early 20th Century

Heinrich Ross was born on August 10, 1870 in Rokytno, Austria-Hungary (now a part of the Czech-Republic). Around 1905-07, he began work at the …

Postcards

Why It's Easy — And Hard — To Get A Postcard All The Way From Timbuktu

These days, not many tourists go to the legendary city of Timbuktu.<p>Indeed, the U.S. State Department advises: "Do not travel to Mali due to crime and terrorism."<p>But you can still send a postcard to a family member, a friend or even yourself, all the way from the fabled, mud-walled city.<p>Postcards …

World News

Live: World Maker Faire New York 2018

<i>This is the live coverage from Maker Faire New York 2018! Here you will find the live video stream as well as a constant flow of pictures and antics from around the faire.</i><p><i>Refresh this page often to see the latest of what is happening on the ground here at Maker Faire. the newest stuff will appear</i> …

Maker Faire

Keep an eye out for your absentee ballot — coming soon, maybe even from states flooded by Florence

Absentee ballots may be the last thing on the minds of many from the Hurricane Florence-ravaged areas of North Carolina and South Carolina, but it’s …

Elections

9 Things to Know Before Retiring Abroad

For an increasing number of Americans, moving abroad to enjoy retirement is an enticing idea. There are lots of reasons that lead people to make this …

Frugal Living

Illinois Priest Who Was Set To Become A Citizen Faces Possible Deportation For Illegal Voting

8:47 PM 09/20/2018<p><b>A retired Illinois priest faces possible deportation after officials found he illegally voted in 2006.</b>• <b><br>Rev. David Boase had met the</b> …

Conservative View

Expanding addiction treatment, embracing the bully pulpit: Jerome Adams on his first year as surgeon general

Earlier this month, Dr. Jerome Adams marked one year as surgeon general — a position nicknamed “America’s doctor.” In that time, he’s worked with the …

Trump Administration

Your Next Purchase Could Net You 1,000,000 Hawaiian Miles

Hawaiian Airlines has a sweepstakes that could earn you a prize of 1 Million HawaiianMiles. There’s also some lesser prizes that are still awesome …

Hawaiian Airlines

Postcard from Ravello

Down to Ravello for a few days to do nothing-very-much, after a busy stay in Naples (not a city we knew at all). For holiday entertainment …

Philosophy

Voting 101: Be heard at the ballot box

No matter where you stand on issues and candidates, voting is a vital function in our society, and our goal is to encourage everyone eligible to vote …

Las Vegas

Ask SAM: What are BB&T Field policies on bottles?

Q: Can you please clarify the policies at BB&T Field about what you can and can’t take into the stadium? We attended a recent game. Since the heat …

BB&T

W. Va. to use blockchain-based mobile app for mid-term voting

West Virginia this fall will let members of the military and their families deployed overseas to vote by smartphone or tablet using a …

Business Technology

Elysee Palace shop makes fortune selling Macron featured souvenirs - Xinhua

PARIS, Sept. 18 (Xinhua) -- The Elysee Palace has made a small fortune by selling souvenirs featuring President Emmanuel Macron and other French …

News (China)

Postcard: Black Sand Beach of Reynisfjara, Iceland

Black sand is created when flowing lava connects with a cool ocean. Learn more about the black sand beach of Reynisfjara in Iceland in this week’s …

Travel Guides

Irish man devises an 'app' to rescue the holiday postcard from oblivion

Sean McCusker aims to use the smartphone - blamed by postal services worldwide for the decimation of the postcard industry over the past decade - to …

Android Phones

Don't let the cold seasons snuff out your style! Japan's lady farmers get fresh new fashion line

<b>Norastyle’s</b> new leaflet has the <b>fall and winter looks that all farming fashionistas will want to sport</b>. Agriculture never looked so attractive!<p>The …

Cargo Pants

Landscapes by Glaser

When one thinks of Milton Glaser, many media, graphic and drawing styles come to mind. But most of us do not think of landscapes. Start thinking! The …

Edward Hopper

Capcom Beat ‘Em Up Bundle announced for PS4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC

Capcom has announced the Capcom Beat ‘Em Up Bundle for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC. It will launch digitally on September 18 in North …

Capcom

Can Travel Aid World Peace? A New Postcard-Writing Campaign Says Yes

Travelers often return from their journeys with stories about how encounters with people they’ve met and experiences they’ve had along the way opened their minds and changed how they see the world. Now, a new global postcard-writing campaign embraces the idea.<p>The Peace Postcard Project, led by …

World Peace

Folks Who Wished Prince George Happy Birthday Are Now Receiving *These* in the Mail

Wonderful postcard from the Cambridges thanking me for sending my birthday wishes to HRH Prince George of Cambridge. #royalletter #royalreply #Royal …

Prince George of Cambridge

Italian Politics Monitor: A Postcard From Rome: The Die Is Cast!

Despite the conflicting views of the coalition parties, Italian voters are unlikely to head to the polls again soon.<p>The 2019 budget deficit is likely …

Budget Deficit

Grassroots GOTV Campaign Sends 283,000 Handwritten Postcards To New Yorkers Ahead Of State Primary*

<i>Min the schnoodle on a postcard (Jennifer Hsu / WNYC)</i><p>This is the second time today Sarah O’Neill is sitting down to write postcards.<p>“Basically I’m …

Voting

Twitter In Tears Over Postcard Sent By Dog After His Former Owner Died

Twitter has been in tears after a lad shared a tweet about receiving a postcard from his Grandad's old dog, who had to be rehomed after he was …

San Bernardino County

Reports On Hardik’s ‘Weight Gain’ By Swarajya, Postcard Misleading

<i>“Is Hardik Patel really fasting? Reports Claim He is Gaining Weight</i>” the headline of <i>Swarajya</i>raised doubts about Hardik Patel’s fast. The article …

Fake News

Where to find the best gifts in Bangkok - The Nation

Spanning 437 square metres on the fourth level, the zone offers over 3,00 items, including spa and beauty products, souvenirs, lifestyle products and …

Customers

Greenwich Historical Society Launches New Exhibition

The event will look at "how we view and interpret history."<p><b>From Greenwich Historical Society:</b> The inaugural exhibition at the Greenwich Historical …

Genealogy

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton Just Sent These Thank You Cards to Well-Wishers

Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton had a little time to catch up on thank you notes during their month off—or at least their Kensington Palace staff did. A glimpse of the postcards some members of the public received for wishing Meghan a happy birthday and/or wishing Kate and Prince Louis well on his …

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex

Bengaluru activists write postcards to MPs, push for suburban rail network

The campaign, part of Chiku Buku Beku, saw activists sending a postcard to city MPs, urging them to attend a meeting with the Union Railways Minister.<p>…

India

Postcard: Luxembourg Gardens in Paris

The Luxembourg Gardens provide a beautiful oasis in the heart of Paris. Learn more about this must-see destination in this week’s Everyday …

France