High casualties feared after school shelter in Ukraine bombed

High casualties feared after school shelter in Ukraine bombed

Civilians evacuated from the Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol arrive at a temporary accommodation center in the village of Bezimenne, Ukraine on May 6. (Alexander Ermochenko/Reuters) Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk said that “all women, children and elderly people” have been evacuated from the Azovstal steel plant. “The order of the president has been done,” […]

How Formula 1 finally won US over, thanks to Netflix

How Formula 1 finally won US over, thanks to Netflix

With more than 400 million viewers, Formula 1 is one of the most popular sports in the world. Yet for many years it was all but unknown in America. But reality TV changed all that. Since the Netflix series “Drive to Survive” — featuring behind-the-scenes footage of the usually-secretive racing teams and the sometimes contentious relationships […]

7 Surprising Amazon Echo Features You Didn’t Know About

7 Surprising Amazon Echo Features You Didn’t Know About

You use your Amazon Echo for all sorts of things around the house — from playing music and replacing an old alarm clock to using it as a base for all your smart home devices. Or maybe you wanted it to make you laugh or you wanted more than one Echo speaker for whole-home audio. Whatever the case, Alexa has so […]

In Nebraska, a Trump-Inspired Candidate Cracks Open Divide in the G.O.P.

In Nebraska, a Trump-Inspired Candidate Cracks Open Divide in the G.O.P.

WAHOO, Neb. — In his run for governor of Nebraska, Charles W. Herbster is doing his best imitation of former President Donald J. Trump. His 90-minute stump speech is packed with complaints about illegal immigrants, stories boasting of his business triumphs, a conspiracy theory connecting China, the coronavirus pandemic and the 2020 election, and denials […]

Militants Kill 11 Egyptian Troops in Sinai

Militants Kill 11 Egyptian Troops in Sinai

CAIRO — At least 11 Egyptian troops, including an officer, were killed Saturday in a militant attack that targeted a water-pumping station east of the Suez Canal, the military said. In a statement, it said at least five other troops were wounded in the attack, one of the deadliest against Egyptian security forces in recent […]

Rainn Wilson relishes in the macabre and paranormal

Rainn Wilson relishes in the macabre and paranormal

The stories are found by Tenderfoot TV’s Payne Lindsey, the creator and executive producer of the show. Set inside the fictional world of Radio Rental, an ’80s video rental store run, Wilson plays the eccentric shopkeeper, Terry Carnation. He says he approaches Carnation from a comedic standpoint, but that the stories are in fact very […]

Mother’s Day can be painful. These strategies might help : NPR

Mother’s Day can be painful. These strategies might help : NPR

A man puts flower on his wife’s grave at Calvary Cemetery on May 10, 2020, in the Queens borough of New York City. Mother’s Day can be a painful time, especially for people living with loss. Jeenah Moon/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Jeenah Moon/Getty Images A man puts flower on his wife’s grave at […]

Why is there a union boom?

Why is there a union boom?

Senator Bernie Sanders, an Independent from Vermont, left, speaks next to Christian Smalls, founder of the Amazon Labor Union (ALU), during an ALU rally in the Staten Island borough of New York, U.S., on Sunday, April 24, 2022. Victor J. Blue | Bloomberg | Getty Images After years of declining influence, unions are having a […]

Pete Davidson Says He ‘Secretly Hopes’ Kanye West ‘Pulls a Mrs. Doubtfire’

Pete Davidson Says He ‘Secretly Hopes’ Kanye West ‘Pulls a Mrs. Doubtfire’

Kanye West is giving Pete Davidson plenty of new material. During his first stand-up show in three years at “Netflix Is a Joke: The Festival” last month, Kim Kardashian’s new boyfriend opened up about his feud with Ye, even joking that he wishes he would pull a Mrs. Doubtfire. “Does anybody else secretly hope that, […]

Best Kentucky Derby Betting Sites 2022

Best Kentucky Derby Betting Sites 2022

Commercial content. 21+.  The Post presents the best Kentucky Derby betting sites for all your bets ahead of the 2022 Run for the Roses, which takes place on Saturday, May 7 at 6:57 p.m ET. $400 sign up bonus with code NYPRACING New users only, 21+. Full T&Cs apply. AL, AR, CA, CT, DE, FL, […]

‘The Wilds’ Ladies Detail Exploring Trauma, Mental Health Onscreen

‘The Wilds’ Ladies Detail Exploring Trauma, Mental Health Onscreen

Leaving their mark. As season 2 of The Wilds kicked off, fans got to see the main characters battle issues outside of the island — starting with their own mental health. Following Nora’s (Helena Howard) presumed death, Leah (Sarah Pidgeon) and Rachel (Reign Edwards) formed an unlikely friendship that allowed them to work on their […]

Essential Oils to Diffuse for Every Mood

Essential Oils to Diffuse for Every Mood

Photo courtesy of Vitruvi Essential Oils to Diffuse for Every Mood Intuitively, we know that smell and moods are intricately connected. A certain scent can trigger warm, comforting feelings, while another can bring up not-so-pleasant ones. That’s because as aromas move through our noses, they activate our smell pathways (or olfactory system) and stimulate areas […]

What is carbon capture? Eric Toone, investor at Gates’ firm, explains

What is carbon capture? Eric Toone, investor at Gates’ firm, explains

06 January 2022, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Wismar: Smoke rises from chimneys of wood-processing industrial plants at the seaport of Wismar. Photo: Jens Büttner/dpa-Zentralbild/ZB (Photo by Jens Büttner/picture alliance via Getty Images) Picture Alliance | Picture Alliance | Getty Images Eric Toone is a technical lead investor for Bill Gates‘ climate tech investment firm, Breakthrough Energy Ventures. […]

Celebrities Who Are Open About Their Sex Lives

Celebrities Who Are Open About Their Sex Lives

Everything I’ve learned about these celebrities’ sex lives has been against my will. 1. Shares it all: Machine Gun Kelly and Megan Fox Phillip Faraone / Getty Images for iHeartMedia They’ve shared that they drink each other’s blood “for ritual purposes only,” and that Megan’s engagement ring has “bands of thorns” and are embedded with […]

Boehly consortium signs agreement to take over from Roman Abramovich

Boehly consortium signs agreement to take over from Roman Abramovich

Chelsea’s stadium, Stamford Bridge. Justin Tallis | Afp | Getty Images Todd Boehly’s consortium has signed an agreement to purchase Chelsea from Roman Abramovich. The proposed deal, announced by the club in a statement in the early hours of Saturday morning, has to be approved by the UK Government and the Premier League before it […]