TIGER WOOD’S DUI
Tiger Wood’s was pulled over and booked for a DUI Monday morning in Jupiter Florida. The charges filed against him DUI-unlawful blood alcohol/DUI alcohol or drugs. Woods attributes a cocktail of prescribed medication for his DUI rather than alcohol. The 14-time major championship winner was released later that morning on his own. Woods is still recovering from a back surgery in April. The 41-year-old apologized for his actions and thanked law enforcement in a statement releas...
1. China has big plans for the Silk Road. Yes, that Silk Road you learned about in your world history class. China hopes to recreate Marco Polo’s trade route to reconnect Asia and Europe for trading purposes. President Xi Jinping is going to trade in the camels and caravans for a network of $1.4 trillion modern trading routes that includes roads, a high-speed rail, airports, and pipelines. Jinping hosted the “Belt and Road,” a two-day summit with 28 heads of state.
2. The new Silk Road would ...
You have a beautiful bouquet of flowers sitting on your table. They start to wilt and you toss them into the compost or the trash. Have you ever wondered what floral companies do with the excess of wilted flowers? They toss them, too. Unless they’re working with 28-year-old Cara Marie Piazza, a natural dyer and textile designer living and creating her work in New York City. Piazza takes botanicals, plant matter, minerals, non-toxic metals and food wastes and turns into a dye on ethically and sustainably produced fabrics.
On a slice of land between two streets, a large live oak tree looms over the center of a vacant plot. Under the branches, there’s a small rickety table low to the ground, an assortment of kitchen chairs and a group of people who just love to play dominos.
It’s a scene you would expect to see in a close-knit neighborhood. But there’s one thing missing here.
But Game 7 was something else. Right up there with Babe Ruth's called shot, injured Kirk Gibson's home run and Game 6 of the 1975 World Series. It was certainly the most expensive, with standing room tickets starting at $997 and seated tickets topping off at over $2,500.
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Whiskey evokes an image of an older man, sitting in a high-back, winged chair in a dark study. Maybe that was how your father drank or maybe that’s just a scene in a movie. But whiskey is no longer an old man’s drink. Once you've passed your college-era Fireball shots and want to expand your drink Rolodex, whiskey might be the next thing to try. Here's what's up about the whiskey business.
Theater and music has always been a big part of 26-year-old Jackie McLean's life. She comes from a musical family — her father is legendary "American Pie" singer Don McLean. Growing up, she played roles in productions of The Wizard of Oz, Footloose, Annie, and Wild Party. But once she left for college, she started to focus more on literature and language. Now, she's turned her attention back to music with her first EP, Roan Yellowthorn.
Michelle Buteau's comedy career has taken off and she's showing no signs of slowing down— She's currently on this season of Comedy Central's Half Hour and just released her debut Shut Up! album.
He talks to us about everything— from his Oregon roots to doing voices for Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time.
For most of his life, art was just a passion. It was on the back burner to being a Marine. But life happens and he found a different path. He started a tattoo apprenticeship and kept up his fine art on the side. Now he's commissioning paintings, installations, and tattoos.
Meet JD Moore— a tattoo artist, oil painter, and photographer trying to repaint history.
I didn’t quite know exactly where I was. The text message with directions was filled with farm to market roads — routes I had challenges with. The highway had shrunk down to two lanes and the service lane served two-way traffic. A left here, right there and down a windy, tree-lined path. I swear I saw a chicken cross the road.