Melvyn Bragg hosted the 17th South Bank Sky Arts Awards, in which Julie Walters, Parade's End, Twenty Twelve and the Olympic Cauldron all received accolades.
(2 months and 12 days ago)
Women in South Carolina have the second-highest rate of diabetes in the country and one of the highest rates of cholesterol and obesity. Perhaps it’s time to increase the number of women who eat their five servings of fruits and vegetables -- currently only 21 percent do.But there’s good news: South Carolina has the nation’s lowest rate of ovarian cancer and one of the...
(1 month and 21 days ago)
Skype co-founder Janus Friis is at it again, launching a new, stealthy startup incubator that wants to reuse and share code across a number of projects.
(30 days ago)
This super-stealthy dog has photo-bombing down to an art form. Chicagoans John and Sara Kanive turned to Craigslist last week to rent out their two-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment. When John started taking photos to show off the pad, his dog Otis saw an opportunity for stardom.
(2 months and 3 days ago)
A stealthy nighttime burglar began stalking well-to-do neighborhoods in south Kansas City and Johnson County in late January.
(3 months and 1 day ago)
A few years ago, the F.B.I. began reopening dozens of cold cases involving blacks killed in the South decades ago, but resolution has been elusive.
(2 months and 8 days ago)
The X-47B, a stealthy bat-winged aircraft seen as the next step in drone technology, flies for about an hour before landing in Maryland.In a historic feat, a stealthy bat-winged drone was catapulted to about 140 mph off an aircraft carrier's flight deck before it soared above the Atlantic and into the blue sky.
(8 days ago)
Deb Futter succeeds Cary Goldstein, who has been at Twelve since its inception seven years ago.
(1 month and 10 days ago)
There’s something unnerving about going for a drive on a crowded freeway with a guy who talks with his hands. But Chris Urmson didn’t seem the least bit fazed about taking his hands off the wheel (or his feet off the pedals) as we motored south on Silicon Valley’s Highway 101 at 65 miles per hour, so I tried to relax, too.
(2 months and 4 days ago)
Yet again, third-party accessory makers have revealed an upcoming iPad design. Alibaba.com is awash in cases for a redesigned iPad. Nearly every case is for a device that has a thinner bezel and slimmer profile. In short, the next iPad will look like the iPad mini — expect, you know, just not mini. This is the standard story line for Apple devices. Months before a major...
(1 month and 6 days ago)
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