Liu Yifei at the 7th Beijing International Film Festival in 2017.Image: Lintao Zhang / Getty Images Meet the next new Disney heroine. The studio’s making progress on its live-action remake of Mulan, and it’s finally found a star to fill the title role: Chinese actress Liu Yifei. SEE ALSO: ‘The
Image: SPF/Shutterstock It seems unreal, but it’s true: The price of digital cryptocurrency Bitcoin has just hit $10,000. The all-time-high milestone comes after a period of ultra-fast growth, in which the price of Bitcoin rose from about $3,000 to $10,000 in less than three months. And on Jan. 1, 2017,
There’s nothing like waking up from a nice, relaxing sleep with a scream that could break glass. The North State Symphony was performing Stravinksy’s “Firebird” at the Cascade Theatre in Redding, California, earlier this month when a startled woman in the audience stole the show from the musicians. A sudden
Here's James O'Keefe, who played himself.Image: Getty Images Project Veritas, you just played yourself. The group, founded by conservative “guerrilla journalist” James O’Keefe, tried to expose the Washington Post but ended up looking pretty dumb in the end. It all started when a woman approached the Post with a story.
Nastia Cloutier-Ignatiev Have you ever dated or been in a relationship with someone who seemed to put you down at every turn and sabotage you? Who treated your accomplishments with contempt or your success with callous indifference? If so, you may have encountered a pathologically envious narcissist. Pathological envy happens
President Trump held an event in the Oval Office honoring Navajo code talkers.Image: brendan smialowski/AFP/Getty Images You may have survived Thanksgiving with your racist uncle, but President Donald Trump won’t let that feeling of relief last long. At an event honoring the Navajo code talkers who played a vital role
Ouch.Image: NurPhoto via Getty Images Donald Trump can’t stop getting dunked on by news organizations. On Saturday, Donald Trump took to Twitter for one of his favorite activities: attacking CNN (now in 280 characters!). Clapback of the year 😩👏🏽👏🏽 — fk off wit ur xmas names its still november morons
The price of one bitcoin passed $9,000.Image: ALEXANDER DEMIANCHUK/GETTY images Bitcoin is getting closer and closer to $10,000. The cryptocurrency hit a record high of $9,033 per bitcoin early Sunday morning. The price rose steadily over the weekend and surpassed $9,000 at around 6:40 a.m. UTC (1:40 a.m. ET), according
Science is one of the greatest achievements of humankind, and yet when our theories are confronted with reality, they often turn out to be coarse approximations. In astronomy in particular, this leads to a race between theory and observations, and often we discover things that seem to challenge everything we know.
As many as a million spectators turn out for the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Another 200,000 show up the night before to watch the enormous balloons inflate. Keeping New York City safe on an ordinary day is challenging enough; locking down a massive parade route is all the more so.
Hundreds of thousands of years ago, we craved energy-dense foods packed with salts, fats, and sugars because they ensured our survival. Nowadays, those in wealthy nations have easy access to a cornucopia of treats, and it’s one of the driving causes of obesity, itself linked to a plethora of health