7 Surprising Things You Didn’t Know Amazon Echo Could Do

7 Surprising Things You Didn’t Know Amazon Echo Could Do

The Amazon Echo will keep your pets entertained. Ian Knighton/CNET Your Amazon Echo serves a purpose in your house — whether you use it to play music, replace an old alarm clock, be a base for all your smart home devices or even to make you laugh. Or maybe you wanted more than one Echo speaker […]

Mexican Factories Gain in Supply-Chain Revamps

Mexican Factories Gain in Supply-Chain Revamps

New data suggests Mexican suppliers are gaining ground as manufacturers reset their supply chains amid growing global disruptions. Last year, large American manufacturers solicited chemicals, produce and construction materials and other goods from six times as many suppliers based in Mexico as they did in 2020, according to procurement software firm Jaggaer. At the same […]

Photographer Patrick Demarchelier Has Died

Photographer Patrick Demarchelier Has Died

Mireya AciertoGetty Images Patrick Demarchelier, the photographer whose style helped defined the easy glamour of the 1990s, and whose career came to an end amid #MeToo allegations of sexual assault, died on Thursday at age 78. His family announced the photographer’s death on his Instagram page; the cause was not immediately known. Demarchelier, who was […]

Gordon Ramsay’s Future Food Stars, Reviewed

Gordon Ramsay’s Future Food Stars, Reviewed

Gordon Ramsay is wearing a wetsuit while standing on the edge of a helicopter. Below is the blue water of the Cornish coast, while on a beach in front of him, 12 disciples wait with bated breath. They’re nervous; they can’t believe what they’re seeing. Ramsay edges towards the edge of the helicopter, and plunges. […]

Myocarditis risk higher after Covid infection than vaccination, CDC finds

Myocarditis risk higher after Covid infection than vaccination, CDC finds

A healthcare worker administers a Covid-19 test in San Francisco, California, on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images People infected with Covid-19 face a higher risk of myocarditis and other inflammatory heart conditions than those vaccinated against the disease, according a large study published by the Centers for Disease […]

How to Make a Colorful Outfit Feel Considered

How to Make a Colorful Outfit Feel Considered

Photo courtesy of Szymon Brzóska How to Make a Colorful Outfit Feel Considered Created with Akris With the time change under our belts, we’re adjusting our fashion choices as we did our sleep schedules, leaning into color theory to navigate this seasonal shift. As it turns out, styling complementary colors together—refreshing blues with cheerful yellows, […]

Amazon workers in Staten Island vote to unionize

Amazon workers in Staten Island vote to unionize

Jason Anthony, a member of Amazon Labor Union, speaks to members of the media during the vote count to unionize Amazon workers outside the National Labor Relations Board offices in New York, U.S., on Friday, April 1, 2022. Jeenah Moon | Bloomberg | Getty Images Employees at an Amazon warehouse on New York’s Staten Island voted Friday […]

Jim Carrey Is Retiring From Acting

Jim Carrey Is Retiring From Acting

“I’m being fairly serious.” After making us laugh for the better part of four decades, Jim Carrey is officially retiring from acting. Or is he? Axelle / FilmMagic via Getty Images The slapstick comedian turned Hollywood star became a household name when his career took off in the early ’90s. He’s best known for memorable […]

Delta Pilots Land Jet Safely Despite Cracked Cockpit Windshield

Delta Pilots Land Jet Safely Despite Cracked Cockpit Windshield

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (AP) — The pilots on a Delta Air Lines flight from Salt Lake City to Washington, D.C. decided to bring their jet down in Denver after the cockpit windshield shattered above 30,000 feet. The crew repeatedly told passengers to remain calm until they landed. “They came on the loudspeaker saying that […]

Eddie Murphy in talks for George Clinton ‘Godfather of Funk’ biopic

Eddie Murphy in talks for George Clinton ‘Godfather of Funk’ biopic

Eddie Murphy may have found his next musical gig. The “Dreamgirls” actor, 60, is in early talks to portray the Godfather of Funk himself, George Clinton, in an upcoming biopic. Murphy will also executive produce the flick, according to Deadline, with John Davis and Catherine Davis through their Davis Entertainment production company. While the project […]

Pokémon Go Fest 2022 is holding in-person events for the first time since 2019

Pokémon Go Fest 2022 is holding in-person events for the first time since 2019

Pokémon Go Fest 2022 kicks off this June and will see the annual community gathering holding in-person events for the first time since 2019.  According to a post on the Pokémon website, announcing this year’s global Pokémon Go event, developer Niantic has scheduled Pokémon Go Fest events from June through August. But while there are […]

All of Ariana Grande’s Songs, Ranked

All of Ariana Grande’s Songs, Ranked

19. “Break Free” (My Everything, 2014): Imagine being anywhere in public, hearing “Break Free” and not absolutely losing your s–t. Could never be me! 18. “pete davidson” (Sweetener, 2018): The fact that Ariana named an entire song—a song that will outlive all of us—after Pete Davidson, just makes me stan even harder. She loves love, people! And […]

Lawmakers close on covid funding deal that halves White House request

Lawmakers close on covid funding deal that halves White House request

If passed in its current form, the $10 billion deal would represent a significant disappointment for the White House, which had publicly campaigned for at least $22 billion in new funds and would probably be forced to scale back elements of its planned response. But lawmakers are facing a rapidly approaching deadline, with Congress soon […]