Sabbaticals

I’m Taking a Break from Social Media

Hey, guys, just a quick note to let you know that I’m taking a little break from social media, starting next week. If you think you might need to reach me, just send me a private message and I can let you know how to stay in touch. <3<p>Wow! Today’s the big day—the start of my social-media …

Social Media

Popular Dublin blogger Suzanne Jackson reveals she took time out from social media because she was burnt out 'physically and mentally'

Popular Dublin blogger Suzanne Jackson has opened up on her sabbatical from social media, saying she needed a break because she was burnt out …

Social Media

Birthday Special: 6 Best Performances Of Ranvir Shorey

Khosla Ka Ghosla<p>As a good-for-nothing high school dropout son, Ranvir managed to hold his own among the bright performances in this film.<p>Titli<p>After a …

Indian Cinema

Gymnast Simone Biles dominates at U.S. Championships

BOSTON — Simone Biles didn’t come back after a two-year break from gymnastics to just win. That’s not really what it’s about for the Olympic champion. She’s won enough — more than enough really — during her career. And she’s got the medals to prove it.<p>The second act of her remarkable career is …

Simone Biles

Sharks aim to fry French giants in Durban

DURBAN – The Sharks have named a strong line-up for tonight’s historic match against French giants Bordeaux Bègles at the Moses Mabhida Stadium, 7pm …

Sport (South Africa)

'Save for Freedom, Not Retirement'

If you can’t psych yourself up to save for retirement—there are too many other things to worry about, you say, and I’m never going to retire …

Retirement

Edinburgh Fringe reviews: Felicity Ward is gloriously entertaining with tales of staying with the in-laws | London Evening Standard

After two weeks of relentless gigging at the Edinburgh Fringe it would be understandable if comedians discreetly dialled down their performances to …

Paid Leave

Old Man Wayne Rooney Is Thriving In MLS

Old man and Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney was supposed to be irreversibly washed. He still largely is—hence why he’s in MLS to begin …

Soccer

Bob Ley Is Taking a Six-Month Sabbatical From ESPN

Longtime ESPN personality <b>Bob Ley</b> is taking a 6-month sabbatical from all of his work at ESPN, which includes hosting the network’s daily …

Paid Leave

De Villiers has 'no regrets' about leaving 'unbearable' pressures behind

The former South Africa captain is not missing international cricket just yet, given its mental demands.

AB de Villiers

mewithoutYou surprise-release EP, announce new album

<b>mewithoutYou</b> hinted at a “heavier” album earlier this year, and then this week they released the new single “Julia (or, ‘Holy to the LORD’ on the …

New Albums

MUST Ministries announces new board members and officers

Ten new board members are beginning their three-year tenures with MUST Ministries.<p>Ten new board members are beginning their three-year tenures with …

Chamber of Commerce

Thursday’s Mashup: Jaylen Brown says Donald Trump is ‘doing a good job of making a lot of people upset’

Welcome to Thursday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news</b> …

Donald Trump

World’s top empathy researcher accused of bullying colleagues

This is an interesting story mostly because of what it says about experts. Tania Singer is a recognized expert on the science of empathy. She’s also …

Conservative View

ESPN fixture Bob Ley announces six-month 'sabbatical' to clear head

Longtime ESPN star Bob Ley will take a six-month sabbatical to clear his head, the “Outside the Lines” host announced on Wednesday.<p>“Beginning Oct. 1 I'll be taking a six-month sabbatical from my @OTLonESPN duties. The idea of stepping back to re-charge is fully 100% mine, and one I've been …

Paid Leave

Vatican's child protection chair Sean O'Malley withdraws from World Meeting of Families event

Pope Francis (R) and US Cardinal Sean O'Malley<p>Image: Vandeville Eric<p>Pope Francis (R) and US Cardinal Sean O'Malley<p>Image: Vandeville Eric<p>THE CHAIR OF …

Pope Francis

'The All Blacks looked vulnerable' - five reasons for Kiwis to be nervous ahead of Bledisloe opener

With the opening Bledisloe Cup Test quickly upon us, AAP duo Neil Harvey and Darren Walton are confident of a Wallabies upset at ANZ Stadium on …

Sport (New Zealand)

Bob Ley announces he's taking a six-month sabbatical

Bob Ley is not only one of the most respected people at ESPN, he’s one of the most respected people in sports media. The General has been with ESPN …

Paid Leave

Lexi Thompson on her mental and emotional break from golf: "I was just struggling with myself"

Lexi Thompson abruptly withdrew from the Women's British Open three weeks ago, citing emotional and mental exhaustion. "I have not truly felt like myself for quite some time," Thompson wrote on Instagram. "I am therefore taking this time to recharge my mental batteries, and to focus on myself away …

Golf

Americans, including tech insiders, are using less social media

Engagement is a key measure of health for social media platforms. It's measured not only in how much time users spend there, but also how often they upload, share, comment, and "like." Investors want to know that these platforms are integrated into users' lives so that ad revenue can grow. Right …

Social Media

TRAVEL DEALS : $ 60K FOR US TRAVEL & JUST HAVE MONTHS FOR 6 MONTHS

A job that requires a ton of traveling can be a real slog sometimes, especially if you’re mostly just criss-crossing the country for meetings in …

Travel Deals

Manmarziyaan Song Sacchi Mohabbat: The new track is a conversation between two lovers with peaceful music

The makers of Manmarziyaan are treating the music lovers by releasing one new song every day. The song gets unveiled early in the morning and the …

Celebrity News (India)

Ben Simmons laughs off NY Times report, Bob Ley taking a break from ESPN

In a Tuesday mailbag for the New York Times, longtime NBA reporter Marc Stein outlined the players he thought would comprise his “all-lefty team,” a …

Ben Simmons

Indonesia's big-hearted spirit in Asean

August 16, 2018 5:00 AM<br>Just as we, in Singapore, don't appreciate the clean air we breathe until the haze from Sumatra descends upon us, we also …

Asia

The Great Divide Trail Pt4 – The Smoky Path South

Another tough stretch of trail. But the trail continues to bring satisfaction on.many levels.

Hiking

Stefan Sagmeister's Bookshelf includes the survivors of years of clear outs

Stefan Sagmeister of New York City-based studio Sagmeister & Walsh doesn’t need too much introduction. The studio’s work has graced the covers of …

Andy Warhol

Tips for restarting your career after a long sabbatical

Sabbaticals are still viewed with scepticism and fear, though their purpose is to either take some time off to rest and relax or have a chance to …

Paid Leave

Rugby - Australia keen to measure up against All Blacks

MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Australia coach Michael Cheika’s hopes of fielding a settled side during the Rugby Championship have been dented by a midfield injury blow but the Wallabies will head into the tournament with some optimism, if not outright confidence.<p>Rugby Union - Autumn Internationals - …

Sport (UK)

FINANCIAL PLANNING: Key to achieving financial goals lies in execution

There are broadly three gaps that surround financial planning. They are:<b>False sense of achievement -</b> Just taking a gym membership doesn't make one …

India News

Ranveer Singh has eyes only for Deepika Padukone; his comments on her posts is proof

Ranveer Singh always manages to crack us up with his unparalleled wit. The actor is an energy ball when unleashed has the power to illuminate …

Bollywood