Fitness Blogger Dies After Whipped Cream Canister Explosion

June 23, 2017

Rebecca Burger, who regularly posted about fitness, lifestyle and beauty to her almost200,000 followers on Instagram,suffered cardiac arrest after beinghit in the chest by a faulty siphon on a pressurized canister at her home in Galfingue Saturday, according to French newspaper 20 Minutes. Her family announced her death in a statement on Instagram. They also shared a photo of a similar canister, which uses highly pressurized nitrous oxidethat expands to make cream texture, to warn others of …

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Britain’s ‘longest-married’ couple celebrate anniversary – BBC News

June 19, 2017

Image copyright Peter Rhys Williams Image caption Ken and Margaret Harris celebrated their oak anniversary at their Powys nursing home But after spending a month in hospital, Mr Harris was given the all clear to leave and was found a room in the same care home as his wife in the Brecon Beacons. “Ken went to war and Margaret stayed home working as a doctor’s secretary but he always had her photo in his wallet,” added Mrs Harris. “When Ken went into hospital he …

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‘Wheel Of Fortune’ Backdrop For ‘Southern Charm Week’ Appears To Feature Slaves

June 18, 2017

The game-show icons promoted the week by standing in front of a picture of an antebellum mansion.If you look closely at the screenshot, below, you can see what appear to be two African American woman slaves in the background. Wheel Of Fortune Screenshot The structure behind White and Sajak is part of theOak Alley Plantation in Vacherie, Louisiana, which was built by slaves, according to the Daily News. A Wheel Of Fortune rep told HuffPost the plantation photo is …

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Sanders Movement Plots Democratic Party Takeover At Weekend Gathering

June 13, 2017

… financial need was not a barrier to participation. The labor union and influential Sanders backer National Nurses United covered the cost of the building rental, staff and amenities of the conference itself, including customized banners and swag, a mobile app for scheduling updates, three square meals for everyone and a handful of shopping-mall-style photo stations for goofy group pictures. This is a representation of a democratizing movement. Having people here who could not afford to be here …

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Hundreds Of Young Russians Arrested En Masse At Nationwide Protests

June 13, 2017

… appeared in force during a March protest movement to step out once again. Protests were held in more than 100 cities, including in St. Petersburg, where up to 900 people were reportedly detained. Maxim Shemetov / Reuters As media outlets and several photo agencies in Russia noted, those calls appeared to have been heard. The Guardian described crowds of mainly young protesters chanting anti-Putin slogans. The New York Times chronicled the enthusiastic resolve of mostly young …

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‘Dear Evan Hansen’ Was Basically The ‘Hamilton’ Of The Tonys This Year

June 12, 2017

… album debuted at No. 8 on the Billboard chart, becoming the highest debut by a cast recording since Camelot placed at No. 4 in 1961. (Thats right, Dear Evan Hansen bested even Hamilton: An American Musical in opening album sales.) Theo Wargo via Getty Images NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 11: Kevin Spacey performs onstage during the 2017 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 11, 2017 in New York City. (photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions) Kevin …

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Kevin Spacey As Bill Clinton Makes Brutal Hillary Joke At The Tonys

June 12, 2017

… performs onstage during the 2017 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 11, 2017 in New York City. (photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions) Kevin Mazur via Getty Images NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 11: Kevin Spacey performs onstage during the 2017 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 11, 2017 in New York City. (photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions) Kevin Mazur via Getty Images Sally Field attends the 2017 …

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Dr. Jill Biden Receives Standing Ovation After Her Tonys Speech

June 12, 2017

… New York City. (photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions) Kevin Mazur via Getty Images NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 11: Kevin Spacey and Stephen Colbert perform onstage during the 2017 Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall on June 11, 2017 in New York City. (photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions) Kevin Mazur via Getty Images NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 11: Kevin Spacey performs onstage during the 2017 Tony Awards at Radio City …

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Russian Malware Operation Linked To Britney Spears’ Instagram

June 9, 2017

… creating alink to a command-and-control hacker server, according to a blog post by ESET. If that server had been tracked down, other links could have been posted to a replacement server. Such coded comments providing a server link can easily hide in an Instagram account with 17 million followers. The Spears photo with the coded message had more than 2,000 other messages. Britney Spears Instagram ESET discovered the operation in February, and managers believe what was found may have been part …

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Deaf Singer Wows America’s Got Talent And Earns Golden Buzzer

June 8, 2017

… people but then you show up, he continued. Just the fact that you are you. But it was your voice, your tone, the song was beautiful congratulations, you are straight through to the live shows. I look in this photo and see not only a special memory I will cherish for a lifetime but deaf applause … a small gesture of another broken barrier of communication. My heart is overwhelmed! Thank you Americas Got Talent and all the judges but most of all thank you! Related… 12-Year-Old …

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Mountain Climber Makes History With Rope-Free, Death-Defying Ascent At Yosemite

June 5, 2017

… hours and 56 minutes, he shared a photo of his climb via Facebook and said he was so stoked to realize a life dream today. A free-solo climb on smooth granite face nearly a mile-and-a-half high means theres no margin for error. A misplaced foot could spell death, which Honnold is well aware of. With free-soloing, obviously I know that Im in danger, but feeling fearful while Im up there is not helping me in any way, Honnold told the magazine. Its only hindering my performance, so I just set …

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JetBlue Could Soon Let You Scan Your Face To Board Planes

June 2, 2017

JetBlue is offering the technology to customers flying between Boston and the Caribbean island of Arubathis month. The process begins after customers check in for their flights, go through security and arrive at their gates. Travelers will step up to a camera at a Self-Boarding station, where they will have their photos taken. CBP will match the photo with travelers passport, visa or immigration documentation. A message indicating the photo has been verified will flash on a screen, and …

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100 Middle Schoolers Refuse Photo-Op With Paul Ryan During D.C. Trip

May 29, 2017

The students were visiting Washington, D.C., from New Jerseys South Orange Middle School on Thursday when they were offered the chance to pose with Ryan, according to reports. Fellow student Wendy Weeks said she also opted to not take a photo, telling the Village Green that to have stood next to Ryan would have given the wrong impression of how she feels about him. The House Speaker has earned criticism for his tireless efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. Student …

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White House Facebook Page Snubs Gay Prime Minister’s Husband, Fixes It After Backlash

The photo, posted to an album titled President Trumps Trip Abroad, featured the spouses of NATO leaders gathering before dinnerat the Royal Castle of Laeken in Brussels. Twitter users were quick to point out the missing name and accused the White House of doing it on purpose.Scott Bixby of The Daily Beast called the caption homophobic. Thousands of photos were taken over the course of a very big, very busy international trip, deputy press secretary Stephanie Grisham told Johnson in an …

May 28, 2017
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Watch The Russians Laugh At Us In This Video Clip

The clip shows Lavrov and aides sitting down at a table for a meeting with Thorbjorn Jagland, secretary general of the Council of Europe. As a photographer snaps photos at the start of their talk on Thursday, Jagland jokes: These pictures wont cause any problems for you? The photo jab referred to the fact that the only photographer allowed in the meeting was one from the Russian government-run Tass news agency; no American journalistswere allowed to attend. The Russians later posted photos …

May 20, 2017
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