A Native American leader from Arizona has told federal lawmakers about the pain his tribe feels about government officials blasting through land they consider sacred to build part of the U.S.-Mexico border wall
Jif Peanut Butter Attempts to Settle Jif/GIF Debate The peanut butter brand will be releasing a GIF jar to "settle the great debate" over the correct way to pronounce GIF. The limited edition jar can be found on Amazon for $10. How to pronounce GIF has been a popular debate almost since the creation of the looping image format. Some pronounce it with a "soft G," as in Jif peanut butter, while others contend it's pronounced with a "hard G." GIF creator Steve Wilhite declared in 2013 that GIF is pronounced with a "soft G." Regardless, internet debate continues. National Peanut Butter Lover's Day is on March 1.
George Clooney has been Nespresso's brand ambassador since 2006, but after an investigation claimed to find six of the company's Guatemalan coffee suppliers use child labor, the actor is expressing regret. Per Deadline and CNN , he says he joined Nespresso's sustainability advisory board seven years ago (along with the Rainforest...
Renowned author and sea explorer Clive Cussler has died. He was 88. According to CNN, his family made the announcement on Monday, in a Facebook post. Cussler had a Ph.D. in maritime history. He was known for his books about underwater shipwreck discoveries -- both fiction and nonfiction. His books were published in more than 40 languages in over 100 countries. He was so passionate about maritime discoveries, he even started a nonprofit dedicated to them.
Economic studies show over a billion-dollar impact each year from Mardi Gras. But since much of it happens outdoors, weather can help or hurt that number.
A gunman and six others were killed Wednesday in a mass shooting at the Molson Coors headquarters in Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel reports. Details remain scant, but employees were alerted by email of a shooter in or around the second-floor stairwell of Building 4 on the sprawling campus. Twitter users...
Military students from Saudi Arabia are resuming flight training at U.S. bases, nearly three months after a Saudi trainee shot and killed three U.S. Navy sailors at Naval Air Station Pensacola in Florida
The US Department of Justice reported on Wednesday that “four racially motivated violent extremists” were arrested and charged with “a conspiracy to threaten and intimidate journalists and activists.”
Steven Spielberg Will Not Direct ‘Indiana Jones 5’ Spielberg is handing off the iconic franchise after 39 years. Sources say that ‘Ford v Ferrari’ director James Mangold is in talks to take over, though no deal has been closed. A source close to Spielberg says his departure was entirely his own decision, and he will remain a hands-on producer. Harrison Ford is still set to return as the titular character in the upcoming film. The film’s release has been pushed back twice, with the current date set for July 9, 2021.
What kind of person buys an expensive car? "The answers were unambiguous: self-centered men who are argumentative, stubborn, disagreeable, and unempathetic are much more likely to own a high-status car such as an Audi, BMW, or Mercedes." That's straight from the press release regarding one of two recent studies that...
Luciano Mortula - LGM/Shutterstock The coronavirus has upended plans and changed the way people and companies behave in San Francisco. San Francisco's mayor declared a state of emergency this week, enabling the city to expedite emergency planning, as the city braces for a potential outbreak (there have been zero confirmed cases in San Francisco). Here are the ways the virus is impacting the city and the people and companies who live and work there.