Image copyright Nia Roderick Image caption Ben and Nia met while working together at Aberthaw Power Station in the Vale of Glamorgan She said: “I got excited, because I love his work, and the picture contained some elements from the Harry Potter books. “I was standing there looking at the man doing his job and […]
TOKYO – Donald Keene, a giant in the field of Japanese literature and translation, has died at the age of 96. His death was confirmed by Akira Someya, secretary general of the Donald Keene Center Kashiwazaki in Japan. Someya said that Keene died Sunday morning of heart failure at a Tokyo hospital.
(CNN)With time almost up on the clock, Japan rolled the dice on England’s south coast. Leitch wanted a try — five points that would thrust Japan into the history books with the greatest upset in Rugby World Cup history. Meet rugby superfan Daisuke Komura Like the thousands in the stadium, Komura urged his side to […]
Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee (D) signed a pledge Tuesday promising to reject donations from the fossil fuel industry ahead of a likely run for the White House that he’s vowed to uniquely center on climate change. In an interview with HuffPost, Inslee, 67, said he added his name to the list of more than […]
It dawned on me that I didn’t have success in the dating world until I STOPPED “doing.” A few years ago I reached a point in my dating life where I said, “I am DONE. Done with heartbreak, done with putting in SO much effort only to be disappointed and heartbroken in the end.” When […]
Like Sen. “high cheekbones” Custer Died for Your Sins — and the Cherokee Nation “Cherokee Syndrome.”819,000 400,000 I recognized that my fond belief in a Cherokee ancestor was, in fact, a cliche, and I mostly let go of this false narrative about my family’s heritage. Material benefits are part of the allure. The ability to […]
“They are trying very hard to strike a better balance between questions that refer to men and questions that refer to women,” she says. She acknowledges this is hard because men have traditionally had the freedom to achieve more, and their achievements are more well known. Alan Connor – question editor on Richard Osman’s House […]
Route 219, West Virginia (CNN)I’m writing this on a road trip, the longest we’ve taken with our two daughters. It is nine hours according to the phone’s GPS, which means 11 hours in actual time with stops, which equates to 24 hours in perceived time. “Best case scenario for a car trip with little kids: […]