10 photos of the royal family dressing up in costume
The royal family has lots of rules and protocol about how to dress up for formal occasions. But when it comes to dressing up in costume, there’s more room to have a little fun. While some royal costumes have caused enormous scandals (such as Prince Harry’s in…
23 matching holiday pajama sets for the whole family
The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you’ll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. I don’t know exactly where or how it began, but wearing matching pajamas with your family during …
Obituary goes viral for its powerful honesty about opioid addiction
An obituary has gone viral for its poignant candour about the subject’s cause of death — opioid addiction. 30-year-old Madelyn Ellen Linsenmeir from Vermont, U.S., died on Oct. 7 from opioid addiction. Her family have shared the story of the devastation wreak…
Why the next royal baby might not be a Prince or Princess
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have announced that they’ll be welcoming their first child in spring 2019. But the latest addition to the royal family might not be a Prince or Princess. SEE ALSO: Harry and Meghan are expecting a baby and yes we are screaming r…
Mohammed Dewji kidnap latest – family offer reward of £330k
Tanzanian philanthropist taken at gunpoint from hotel in early hours of Thursday The family of Africa’s youngest billionaire have offered a 1bn Tanzanian shillings (£330,000) reward for the safe return of Mohammed Dewji, who was kidnapped from an exclusive ho…
Three Canadian Novels Test the Bonds — and Boundaries — of Family
Fiction from and about our northern neighbors revealing parents and children in turmoil.
Aaron Ramsey out for Wales against Republic of Ireland due to ‘family reasons’
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey is to miss Wales’ Uefa Nations League game against the Republic of Ireland for “family reasons”.
Fiction: Stephen King Reviews Tana French’s ‘Extraordinary’ New Novel
In “The Witch Elm,” squabbles and accusations rend an Irish family after kids find a human skull wedged in a tree on their property.
Why We Ride Out Life-Threatening Storms and Do Other Crazy Things
United Cajun Navy volunteers make their way to a house to rescue a family stranded by rising floodwaters in Wilmington, N.C., on Sept. 15, 2018.
Pakistan’s war on street crime: ‘The police killed our precious daughter’
The Umer family have lived a nightmare but they are fighting to change what they say is a culture of impunity in Pakistan.
Anatomy of a Scene: Watch Ryan Gosling in an Awkward Family Moment in ‘First Man’
The director Damien Chazelle discusses a scene in which Neil Armstrong explains to his children the danger of his mission.
Make Your Own ‘Family’ Tree for Creative Inspiration
As Austin Kleon, the author of Steal Like an Artist, writes on his blog, for artists or those looking for inspiration generally, you can’t always rely on your own family, friends or upbringing to give you the tools you need. Instead, you “must establish your …
The real terror of ‘Hill House’ lies in family trauma
Netflix really hedged its bets with this year’s Halloween fare, with plans to drop everything from Daredevil Season 3 to Sabrina in a matter of weeks – including a modern interpretation of Shirley Jackson’s horror novel The Haunting of Hill House. SEE ALSO: H…
Kangaroo launches savage attack on family in Queensland
An Australian wildlife carer suffers a punctured lung as the animal is fended off with broom and shovel.
Shane Warne: Australia legend ‘regrets’ family pain over private life
Artistry, celebrity and records but cricketer Shane Warne’s career is laden with “guilt” and “regret” over the pain his colourful personal life caused his family
White Male Victimization Anxiety
President Trump apologized to Brett Kavanaugh and his family during a swearing-in ceremony on Monday.
Some Facebook Employees Are Furious Their VP of Global Public Policy Supported Brett Kavanaugh
Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed to the Supreme Court in a 50-48 vote with just one Democrat, Senator Joe Manchin, voting in the affirmative on Saturday, despite massive protests and several allegations of sexual assault by the nominee. Facebook, whose vice pres…
First Man finally gave me a moon landing that wasn’t black and white – CNET
Commentary: Ryan Gosling’s Neil Armstrong biopic is an amber and teal masterpiece as familiar as your family photo album.
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Our third-generation family of consumer hardware products includes Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL, Pixel Slate, and Google Home Hub.
California Today: California Today: For Jerry Brown, the Past Informs the Future
Gov. Jerry Brown, center, spoke with the author Miriam Pawel and Kai Bird, left, the executive director of the Leon Levy Center for Biography, at the City University of New York on Tuesday.
Trump family committed financial fraud: Report
President Trump received a $413 million loan from his father, much of which came through “dubious tax schemes,” The New York Times reported. ABC News’ Kendis Gibson reports.
How to Help Trans Children, According to Pediatricians
The American Academy of Pediatrics recently released a new policy statement about how to support children and teens who identify as transgender or who fall under an umbrella they call “gender diverse.” Read more…
Family of Elizabeth Smart kidnapper says they won’t take in felon when she’s released – Fox News
Fox News Family of Elizabeth Smart kidnapper says they won’t take in felon when she’s released Fox News Family members of Wanda Barzee, the woman who helped kidnap and torture Elizabeth Smart more than 16 years ago, say they won’t be rolling out the welcome m…
Ask Alexa or Google Home to Read Your Child a Personalized Bedtime Story With This Skill
If you’re looking to change up your bedtime story routine, this Alexa skill can help. Short Bedtime Story will read a, you guessed it, short bedtime story to your child, using his or her name. Read more…
French court orders return of looted painting to Jewish family
American owners lose appeal over Pissarro work seized by Vichy government during war A Paris court has decreed that a Pissarro painting stolen from a French Jewish family during the German occupation must be returned to them. The painting’s American owners ha…
Could Our Sibling Bond Survive This U-Haul?
We were so close, and then we all got on the road.
See Trump apologize to Kavanaugh
President Trump apologizes to Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh and his family during his ceremonial swearing-in at The White House.
Obama Just Gave a College Grad a Job Reference. The Job? State Senator.
Will Haskell introducing himself to Rob Hunt and his family during an event in Wilton, Conn., on Sept. 30. Mr. Haskell, 22, is running for State Senate in Connecticut.
Yahoo returns to messaging with IRC-inspired Yahoo Together
Farewell, Yahoo Messenger. Hello, Yahoo Together? Yep, Yahoo is returning to the messaging space today after closing its older app due to lack of use. Designed for group chats between family, friends, clubs and others, Yahoo Together tries to differentiate it…
A simple Google search led to the biggest scoop of the Trump tax story
Never underestimate the power of a well-worded Google search. On Tuesday, the New York Times published an expansive investigation that uncovered the complicated, and legally dubious, financial history of the Trump family. It exposed definitively that Donald T…
Feature: The Democrats Have an Immigration Problem
Family separations, multibillion-dollar border-wall schemes, unleashed ICE officers —the Trump presidency has taught the Democrats what they stand against. Now they have to figure out what they stand for.
Here’s What You Can Do With Apple’s New iOS 12 Parental Controls
Parents, to curb your kid’s phone usage, you may no longer need to hold their chargers hostage, yell out nightly countdowns (“Three more minutes!”) or draft up elaborate tech contracts that you’ll look at exactly once. At least, if you’re on Apple devices. Th…
4 toys to give kids a head start in STEM without screen time
Welcome to Small Humans, an ongoing series at Mashable that looks at how to take care of – and deal with – the kids in your life. Because Dr. Spock is nice and all, but it’s 2018 and we have the entire internet to contend with. Buzzwords like “STEM” and “STEA…
My husband, Rand Paul, and I have suffered
Kelley Paul, the senator’s wife, says in the last 18 months, her family has experienced violence and threats of violence — as well as the posting online of their home address. She calls on Cory Booker to retract his July encouragement to activists to “get up…
The Umbrella Academy release date revealed, trailer debut at New York Comic-Con 2018 – CNET
The comic book family of superheroes is coming to Netflix this February.
Newly-discovered photographs reveal family life of the Romanovs
Photographs of Tsar Nicholas II and family go on show at Science Museum in London. The images were captured by Herbert Galloway Stuart, an English tutor to the nephews of Tsar Nicholas II, between 1908 and 1916. They were unearthed by chance at the National S…
What’s Coming and Going From Netflix the Week of October 8, 2018
We’re a Schitt’s Creek family here at Lifehacker, so the arrival of season 4 on Thursday makes for very good news. If you’ve been resistant to this delightful show because the title is so terrible, I urge you to work through your understandable issues and jus…
Ex-rap mogul Suge Knight sentenced to 28 years for hit-and-run death
The rapper was expressionless as his victim’s family called him a “disgrace to the human species”.
4 sleek charging stations that hide your phone to keep your family off their tech — Optimize That
These four ideas for DIY charging stations will keep your gadgets all in one place, ready for the next day — so you won’t be tempted to use them during family time or when you should really be sleeping. Read more… More about Amazon, Mashable Video, Family, …
U.S. Bans Diplomatic Visas for Foreign Same-Sex Domestic Partners
The State Department has issued new rules requiring foreign couples to present proof of marriage to obtain diplomatic family visas, although most countries do not allow such marriages.
The Lives of the 20 Victims Who Died in the New York Limo Crash
The victims were friends and relatives — including four sisters from one family and newlyweds — who were on their way to celebrate a 30th birthday.
THEN AND NOW: The cast of ‘Modern Family’
Season 10 of ABC’s “Modern Family” premieres on September 26, which means the show has been on for nearly a decade. A lot has happened in the years since we were first introduced to the Dunphy and Pritchett families in 2009 — including a slew of Emmy and Gold…
3 Ways to Balance Your Business, Family and Everything Else
You can do it all (or at least make it easier to do everything you enjoy) with these smart tips from a successful entrepreneur.
Bigger Phones, Bigger Watches, Forever and Ever
There’s dread in my bones at every iPhone event now. Tim Cook and his pals stand on that stage and they smile up at the audience and they patiently explain to us why their new phones are their best phones even though those same phones have gotten too damn big…
Trump’s Family Separation Policy Split This Family Apart. They’re Still Not Back Together
Despite a legal team that includes celebrity lawyer Michael Avenatti, an eight-year-old Guatemalan boy separated from his father under Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” policy remains…
How to Safeguard Your Electronics in a Hurricane
Natural disaster responses increasingly rely on electronic devices for communication. In the aftermath of a destructive storm, your phone or tablet can be a literal lifeline—so it needs to actually work. Read more…
Sylvester Zottola, Reputed Bonanno Family Associate, Is Said to Have Been Fatally Shot
A law enforcement official described a mafia-style assassination: a shooting as an S.U.V. waited at a drive-through window.
Diagnosis: He Had Insomnia, No Appetite and Started Conversing With Dead People. What Was Going On?
The man and his wife planned to spend their retirement visiting family and friends — until he was overwhelmed with strange symptoms.
For This Family of Las Vegas Police Officers, Lives Forever Changed by a Mass Shooting
A divorce, jumps at sudden noises, new jobs and new friends: How life has changed since last year’s shooting on the Strip.
Texas family fights to keep 9-year-old on life support
Texas parents have entered into a legal battle to keep their 9-year-old daughter on life support. After Payton Summons went into cardiac arrest last month, a test confirmed that she was brain-dead.
These are the Most Wallet-Friendly Places to Travel for the Holidays
The holidays can be a stressful time, especially if you need to travel. My yearly trip back home is always a delicate balance of figuring out when I can reasonably leave SF but also still afford that plane ticket. Prices from San Francisco to North Carolina c…
Bill Loud, the Father of TV’s ‘An American Family,’ Is Dead at 97
In 1973, the real-life domestic dramas of Mr. Loud and his family were presented in 12 hourlong episodes now considered the genesis of reality television.
Two children from same family die after contracting E coli
Public Health England confirms cases of haemolytic-uraemic syndrome in two siblings Two children from the same family have died after contracting E coli, Public Health England (PHE) has said. The health body has not confirmed the ages of the children or where…
Enzo Calzaghe, champion boxing trainer, dies aged 69
• Calzaghe coached son Joe to world titles at different weights • Family ‘devastated to announce death of our beloved Enzo’ Champion boxing trainer Enzo Calzaghe has died at the age of 69, his family have announced. Calzaghe coached his son Joe to world title…
Henry Golding’s movie mom is still very hard to impress in this ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ sketch
James Corden will apparently go to great lengths to win the approval of your mom. At least, he will if you’re Henry Golding and your movie mum is played by Michelle Yeoh. Corden starts out by declaring “I love mums, mums love me,” but that clearly doesn’t app…
7 ways ‘The Simpsons’ predicted the chaos of Donald Trump’s presidency
The Simpsons has given us some of the best satire of the century — and it turns out it also predicted the Trump administration and the unprecedentedly weird timeline it would bring. As the show enters its 30th season, it has managed to foreshadow plenty of ra…
When men cry in public
With tears flowing repeatedly, Brett Kavanaugh angrily denied allegations of sexual misconduct as he appeared Thursday before the Senate Judiciary Committee. The airing of the allegations, he insisted, was not just a moment of crisis for him but a “national d…
This Alleged Nokia Leak Has Me Eager for Five-Lens Smartphones
Based on all the recent Pixel 3 leaks, we’ve gotten a pretty clear picture of Google’s next phone. And with Apple’s big fall launch event scheduled for next week, we’ll finally have official details about the rumored iPhone Xs family as well. But today a leak…
As teen football player is mourned, it’s unclear what caused his fatal brain injury
On Wednesday, the family of Dylan Thomas will begin to pay tribute to the 16-year-old linebacker nearly three miles away from the field where he played his last game.
Jacob Rees-Mogg and his family harassed by activists
Activists shouted at MP’s children outside his London home: ‘Your daddy is a horrible person’ Senior figures from across the political spectrum have condemned activists who targeted Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg and his children outside their London home, t…
Trump’s family separations: watchdog review paints damning picture of policy
Report says 2,600 children were separated from their parents without adequate systems in place to track or reunite families Donald Trump’s administration separated more than 2,600 children from their parents without adequate systems in place to track or reuni…
Black Candidate Wants to Know Who Called 911 as She Talked to Voters
Shelia Stubbs, 47, was canvassing a neighborhood in Madison, Wis., in August when the police were called on her by a man who said he thought Ms. Stubbs and her family were “waiting for drugs at the local drug house,” according to a police report.
Family fighting to keep daughter alive
Doctors pronounced 9-year-old Payton Summons braindead, but her family is fighting to keep her alive.
Opinion: In Trump’s family, the apple never really fell
The New York Times published on Tuesday a spectacular bit of reporting, stretching out to nearly 15,000 words, on how Fred Trump, the President’s late father, used aggressive tax avoidance schemes to get vast sums of wealth to his children, especially Donald.
Neighborhood Joint: Same Burgers, Glitzier Restaurant
Burger Heaven, a family business in Midtown since 1943, went through a name change and a renovation, but customers are loyal and the sandwiches remain the same.
Pakistan auctions off ex-PM Nawaz Sharif’s buffaloes
The animals, which fetched $19,000, reportedly supplied Nawaz Sharif and his family with milk.
Enjoy the Sweet Freedom of Spotify’s Family Plan While It Lasts
If you’re saving a few bucks with a Spotify family plan without following the company’s one-household rule, be sure to take advantage of it while you still can. Spotify may come knocking for your “GPS data” to confirm you are indeed following the rules, or el…