For critics, people who echo their support for protests, terrorism victims and casualties after tragic natural disasters on social media without really taking concrete action are called "slacktivists."
Pope Francis opened the huge bronze Holy Door in St. Peter's Basilica during the launch of the Jubilee Year of Mercy to welcome Catholics in the "gates of justice."
Just in time for the release of their seventh album A Head Full of Dreams, Coldplay's frontman Chris Martin and lead-guitarist Jonny Buckland appeared on Ellen to profess their love for One Direction.
Coffee doesn't only wake zombies up every morning.
Last Wednesday, 14 people were killed by a Muslim couple at a civic-services center in San Bernardino, California. While the motives of the terrorist couple are yet unclear, the father of shooter Syed Rizwan Farook admitted that his son was a supporter of the notorious Islamic State group.
According to a survey published in the World Mental Health Study, about 1 in 20 people have experienced hallucinations at least once in their lives. While hallucination has been known as a symptom for psychosis, some neurologists believe that even normal people have tendencies to see or hear things that aren't actually there.
Humans as we are definitely have a "dark" side.
Ryan Gosling is excited to celebrate Christmas with his daughter with long-time girlfriend Eva Mendes.
Watching TV may help you de-stress, learn new things and keep up with the latest happenings, but a new study warns binge-watching may eventually rot your brain.
Lions are majestic wild animals that could prey on any living thing they encounter.
Charismatic people are known to be good speakers and great influencers. While people perceive them by their naturally awesome personalities, a new study has found another significant factor that boosts their charisma.
Hot sauce may sting your tongue but experts say its health benefits make it worth the spice.
On Thanksgiving, the almost complete Kardashian-Jenner clan posed with their extended members in a beautiful family picture posted by Kim Kardashian and Kylie Jenner. While everybody is happy that Scott Disick is finally back with them, some people are wondering where Rob Kardashian was.
Do you motivate yourself at the gym with thoughts of hitting the bar as a reward? A new study says that happens a lot and you might want to watch out for it.
Taking huge risks involve analytical situations on how to get high rewards without getting into trouble.
Campbell Soup has announced it will sell its Danish baked snacks manufacturer Kelsen Group to CTH Invest, a Belgian holding company affiliated with the Nutella maker Ferrero, for $300 million. The transaction is subject to customary purchase price adjustments, and it is expected to be completed in the first quarter of fiscal 2020.
The newly appointed editor-in-chief of Esquire Magazine, Michael Sebastian, recently told the press that he wants to get away from the idea that the magazine's reader is "a middle-aged white guy who likes brown liquor and brown leather"). Which should send chills down the ad dept's spine working on those Scotch and bourbon accounts!
Adding a squeeze of fresh lime and a dash of salt to a lager or pilsner has long been Mexican tradition, and in the 1980s, this practice evolved into the refreshing beer cocktail known as a michelada. The popularity of the drink grew across Mexico and, thanks to the influx of immigrants, it translated well to restaurants and bars across the U.S.
Rosé wine is made in almost every region in the world, from many different grape varieties. And rose-colored wine is produced in a sweet, dry, sparkling, and even fortified style. Yet the classic style of dry rosé wine from Provence sets the trend that many other wine-producing regions around the world want to emulate.
Dominique Ansel moved from Paris to New York City to work at Daniel Boulud's French flagship Daniel as the executive pastry chef, a position he held for 6 years. Fast forward 15 years later, and Ansel has become a household name after the invention of a certain croissant-donut hybrid, and his namesake bakery has expanded beyond SoHo to include branches around the world.
As if you ever really need an excuse to order a piña colada, today is National Piña Colada Day, so go ahead and order that creamy, sweet, cocktail-meets-dessert libation that is best served on a sunny, tropical beach somewhere exotic.