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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla, Nov 19 – A U.S. weather satellite that will “revolutionize” forecasting blasted off from Florida’s Cape Canaveral on Saturday, promising to deliver continuous high-definition views of hurricanes and other storms over the Western Hemisphere. A detailed stream of images provided by the satellite is expected to sharpen weather forecasts, provide more advanced warning of floods and better tracking of wildfires, plumes and volcanic ash clouds.
By Adelyn Zhou Every entrepreneur can likely relate: You wake up each morning to hundreds of unread emails, stare at a to-do list that never seems to die, and schedule meetings on a fully-booked calendar two months out. With a workload like this, every minute is essential. That’s why I constantly invest time in finding ways to automate the more mundane aspects of work
Regina Spektor has a knack for turning simple chord progressions into ethereal expressions of joy, longing and sadness – sometimes all three in the same breadth. Her intonation alternates between whimsy and passion. This was all on display at her recent Town Hall show when she took the stage with a string quartet plus bass and drums.
Amy Schumer poked fun at Florida fans who walked out of her performance earlier this week after the comedian lashed out at Donald Trump onstage. “I’ve written an open letter to Tampa and I’d like to read it tonight,” Schumer said during an NYC show at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, via People .
The Huffington Post on Monday released its presidential forecast model , which uses polling data to project who’s likely to win the election. (Spoiler: It’s Hillary Clinton .) But we didn’t include some things that many people think will determine who will become the next president. Here are the top 10 with our reasons for ignoring them: 10. Yard sign counts : Also known as the “Peggy Noonan adjustment,” yard sign counts are easily quantified but often not reliable
So your job leaves you feeling like you’ve been in a marathon you didn’t sign up for, eh?
Louisa Whitehead-Payne, High50 ‘s dating columnist, has settled upon a new boyfriend. The ‘Delightful Dick’ is living up to his name and she enjoyed his charming company over a weekend at a swanky country hotel, despite his ex popping up in the middle of it. After a couple of Saturday nights in London, we are spending a quiet weekend at my home
Remind yourself that vacation is within reach, even as you stretch your budget for back to school supplies. But before tossing the baby out with the bath water, please grant me the benefit of the doubt — at least until the end of this article — and let me offer you, if you’ll accept, a quick read.
By: Joe Oliveto Credit: iStock/franckreporter Modern life has ensured we no longer need to worry about wild animals, starvation, and that lunatic tribe two caves down, but it’s also unloaded a metric butt-ton of new stresses on us. Stresses much more complicated than just “don’t die.” Our basic needs are all set, but now we’re expected to be fitter, happier, and strive to be more productive than ever. A better life isn’t a destination, it’s a daily process, and it’s easier than you think
Sometimes referred to as a “black cow,”root beer floats are one of the quintessential drinks of summer. Creamy vanilla ice cream surrounded by aromatic and effervescent root beer, this combination is hard to beat. Satisfyingly sweet and refreshingly smooth, root beer floats offer a brief and blissful respite from the sweltering heat of summer.
Your move, Ron Swanson .
*** WARNING: Contains spoilers! Please do not read on unless you’ve seen Episode 5 of ” American Horror Story: Freak Show ,” titled “Pink Cupcakes.” Or if you don’t mind spoilers, go right ahead! *** Too many fake-outs.
Every five minutes, a child is killed by violence, a new report by Unicef UK said. A majority of these deaths occur outside of war zones. The report, published this week by the UK branch of the United Nations children’s agency, said that violence kills more than 340 people under the age of 20 every day around the globe.