Art

Red Velvet's Wendy says her style depends on her weight

Red Velvet's Wendy says her style depends on her weight

Red Velvet 's Wendy says her style depends on her weight. SEE ALSO: Check out the performance version MV of Red Velvet's 'Power Up'! On the August 16th installment of ' Choi Hwa Jung's Power Time ', the girl group talked about what kind of style they're into, and Wendy said, "I like styles like hip hop. My clothing style depends on whether I've gained weight or not. When I've lost weight, I like things that cling to me, and when I've gained, I ... Full story

Education

Mexico students develop electric shock self-defence coat

Mexico students develop electric shock self-defence coat

Image caption The coat is fitted with electrodes on its sleeves. Four students in Mexico have developed a jacket they say could protect those wearing it from attacks. Once armed, the sleeves of the coat can emit an electric shock making anyone holding on to them recoil. The students say they came up with the idea in light of the high number of sex attacks in their city. They say the electric shock is low enough for the coat not to be classed as ... Full story

Economics

A New Home for $90,000? Manufactured Housing Is Making a Comeback

A New Home for $90,000? Manufactured Housing Is Making a Comeback

While others walked away from manufactured homes, Don Glisson Jr. stuck around. He’s seen the industry’s ups and downs in his 36 years working at Triad Financial Services, the third-biggest lender to buyers of factory-made houses in the U.S. The rock-bottom was in the early 2000s, when rival firms were getting fat on subprime loans. A Clayton Homes model home. “I knew that would lead to disaster,” said Glisson, chief executive officer of ... Full story

Entertainment

(G)I-DLE take BTS' 'Fake Love' to the streets of New York!

(G)I-DLE take BTS' 'Fake Love' to the streets of New York!

(G)I-DLE took BTS ' chart-topping track " Fake Love " to the streets of New York! SEE ALSO: BTS release goofy behind cuts from their '2018 Summer Package in Saipan'. The Cube Entertainment girl group charmed passersby in New York City with their own cover of BTS' "Fake Love" choreography. As you can see, they stopped by multiple locations during both night and day to perform the song that brought BTS a lot of global attention. Check out ... Full story

Health

How Are The Children Of The Recession Handling Financial Independence?

How Are The Children Of The Recession Handling Financial Independence?

- Share to facebook - Share to linkedin. It's been 10 years since the Recession, and the children from that time are now entering adulthood. How are they handling their financial independence, and did the events of the Recession shape their spending habits? How have young adults been affected after growing up during The Recession? (Shutterstock). Charles Schwab recently conducted a survey of over 2,000 teens and adults, ages 16 to 25. The ... Full story

Law

Trump was right to revoke Brennan's security clearance

Trump was right to revoke Brennan's security clearance

President Trump was right to revoke the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan on Wednesday. Brennan, who now works as a national security analyst for MSNBC and NBC News and frequently appears on TV, has no business browsing through our country’s most important and sensitive national security secrets. Clearance to classified information is granted based on a “need to know.” Brennan has none, so there was no reason to allow him ... Full story

Living

60 Times Madonna Changed Our Culture

60 Times Madonna Changed Our Culture

1. She is fighting the pernicious idea that older women don’t matter. “People say I’m controversial,” Madonna told an audience of music-industry peers in 2016. “But I think the most controversial thing I have ever done is to stick around.” Sexism was the demon that haunted Madonna’s early career, but for two decades — maybe longer — it’s had an equally unwelcome sibling: ageism. Madonna was a pioneer of welding her voice to her image, and in a ... Full story

Politics

Uganda's Afrobeats MP standing up to Museveni - BBC News

Uganda's Afrobeats MP standing up to Museveni - BBC News

Image caption Bobi Wine beat candidates from the main political parties in last year's by-election to become an MP. Ugandan Afrobeats musician-turned-politician Bobi Wine is due to appear before a military court on treason charges later. The opposition MP was arrested after a vehicle in President Yoweri Museveni's convoy was attacked on Monday. Wine's driver was later shot dead. Another opposition politician Kassiano Wadri, who won Wednesday's ... Full story

Sport

Genoa bridge collapse: Toll-road firm bears brunt from politicians and traders

Genoa bridge collapse: Toll-road firm bears brunt from politicians and traders

Image caption Hundreds of people are unable to return to homes under the bridge. The company managing the bridge that collapsed in northern Italy on Tuesday is now bearing the fallout from politicians and share traders alike. The government has threatened to terminate Autostrade per l'Italia's contracts and impose heavy fines. At one point in morning trading shares in its holding company, Atlantia, fell almost 30% from the previous close. The ... Full story

Technology

Ripple’s CTO invented distributed computer system 20 years before blockchain

Ripple’s CTO invented distributed computer system 20 years before blockchain

The mysterious Satoshi Nakamoto is often credited with inventing blockchain – the tech behind the recent cryptocurrency and decentralization boom. But long before Nakamoto published his seminal paper that shaped Bitcoin as we know it, Ripple XRP chief technology officer David Schwartz had already come up a similar concept. Almost 30 years ago on August 25, 1988, Schwartz filed a patent for a “multilevel distributed computer system” that would ... Full story