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8 Chilean Fashion Bloggers to Follow

Valentina Ríos | Courtesy of Akane Uscanga Lucy Pierce These gorgeous Chilean ladies have conjured up an impressive following through social media, and their blogs are extremely read-worthy. With beauty, lifestyle, fashion and travel articles, there’s enough to keep you entertained for hours – their Instagrams are just as oggle-worthy! Nicole Putz Probably the most […]

NASCAR driver Ryan Newman suffered a head injury in horrific crash

Ryan Newman says he suffered a head injury in his crash on the last lap of the Daytona 500 but did not disclose details, and there’s no timetable for his return to NASCAR racing. “I was fortunate to avoid any internal organ damage or broken bones. I did sustain a head injury for which I’m […]

Need to loosen up? Try this 5-minute stretch routine

As a yoga instructor for over a decade, I preach the importance of stretching. Stretching not only helps your muscles warm up and recover from workouts, reducing your risk of injury, but also for posture, blood flow and mobility purposes. I encourage my private clients to focus on yoga-based stretching because this incorporates breathing and […]

Cargill to challenge Beyond Meat, Impossible Foods with new plant-based burger

Cargill Inc will launch plant-based hamburger patties and ground “fake meat” products in April, the company said on Monday, challenging Beyond Meat and Impossible Foods for sales in grocery stores, cafeterias and restaurants. The entry of Cargill, one the world’s largest privately held companies, in the market for imitation meat highlights the growing popularity of […]

After strike delays, Chevrolet Corvette C8 roars to life

With a touch of the Start button, the big V-8 fires up with a deep and menacing rumble. The new Chevrolet “C8” has finally come to life. Originally unveiled last July at a splashy even in Southern California, the actual launch of the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette was delayed by months due to the lengthy strike […]

Were these six Chinese trespassers confused tourists or spies? The FBI wants to know.

On a Wednesday afternoon in mid-December, a Chinese woman entered the grounds of President Donald Trump’s private Mar-a-Lago club in Florida through a service entrance and snapped photos on her cellphone. “Who is Mar-a-Lago?” she said in court following her arrest. Eight days later, a Chinese student walked around a perimeter fence at a U.S. […]

Zamboni driver wins first NHL game after being tapped as emergency goalie

A 42-year-old Zamboni driver won his first NHL game Saturday after being tapped to play as an emergency goalie for the opposing team. Dave Ayres stepped in for the Carolina Hurricanes after both the team’s goalies had to leave the game with injuries, prompting the Zamboni driver to play against the Toronto Maple Leafs, the […]

Sunday Suppers: a slow-cooker BBQ lamb recipe

This is Sunday Suppers, a weekly menu of comfort food favorites meant to be lingered over and to help you and your family relax and reconnect. I go through slow cooker phases, and this is one of them. The OG proverbial set-it-and-forget-it appliance saves the day over and over again. Yes, I do like my […]

PepsiCo buys Chinese snack brand Be & Cheery for $705 million

PepsiCo Inc (PEP.O) has agreed to buy Chinese snack brand Be & Cheery from local jujube maker Haoxiangni Health Food Co Ltd (002582.SZ) for $705 million, the companies said. The U.S. multinational food and beverage maker said the acquisition of Be & Cheery, which sells snacks from nuts to dried fruits mainly on Chinese e-commerce […]

Fossil hunters thought 46,000-year-old ‘icebird’ died yesterday

This 46,000-year-old ‘icebird’ was so well preserved that fossil hunters mistook it for an unfortunate creature that ‘died yesterday’ – only to realise they had found the first ever ice age bird. Love Dalén was on an expedition with local fossil ivory hunters inside an ice tunnel mined in Siberia when they handed him the […]