‘Parasite’ Wins Top Honors at Cannes

‘Parasite’ Wins Top Honors at Cannes

The film by the South Korean director Bong Joon-ho is a social satire about a family of poor hustlers who find jobs with a wealthy family.

Family of Abused Milwaukee Inmate Will Receive $6.75 Million

The settlement goes to the children of Terrill Thomas, who died in his jail cell in 2016 after being denied water for a week.

The Yazidi family reunited after being IS slaves

Thousands of Yazidis were killed or enslaved by IS but Nashaat and his mother survived, and are about to be reunited.

Pelosi: Trump’s family and staff should stage ‘an intervention’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters that President Trump’s behavior was below the office of the president after Trump left a meeting, saying he would not work with Democrats until they end investigations into his presidency.

Easily Share a Parent’s Medical Updates With a Group Using This App

My mother passed away a few years ago after living for roughly 20 years with multiple sclerosis. Over those two decades my siblings and extended family often traded responsibilities when it came to taking her to doctor’s visits, bringing groceries by the hous…

Pets Are Like Family, So Why Do They Get Left Behind During Disasters?

Pets Are Like Family, So Why Do They Get Left Behind During Disasters?

Michelle Nestle never really understood the meaning of a flash flood until water rushed into her house in the middle of the night. It was the summer of 2017, and Hurricane Harvey was dumping a record breaking amount of rain over Houston and the surrounding ar…

What Is a ‘Second Cousin, Once Removed’? Let Us Explain

Want to be the most popular person at your next family gathering? Be the person who can explain the difference between “second cousins, once removed” and “third cousins, twice removed” and your relatives will look on you like you’re a genius, an oracle, an ar…

Can Black Voters Propel a White Mayor to the Presidency?

Bill de Blasio’s multiracial family was a campaign asset in his run for mayor of New York in 2013. Can he repeat that strategy on the 2020 trail?

Should sports do more to help female athletes feel ‘more comfortable’ having children during career?

You’re an athlete at the top of your sport, but you also want to start a family. What do you do?

A Korean War vet’s family couldn’t attend his funeral. Thousands of strangers showed up

Thousands of people, some of whom drove hundreds of miles, packed the funeral of a Korean War veteran they’d never met when they heard his family couldn’t come.

The Moog Matriarch Joins the Family at Moogfest 2019

The Moog Matriarch Joins the Family at Moogfest 2019

We head to Durham, North Carolina to attend the Moogfest 2019, build our own synth, and check out the new Matriarch semi-modular analog synthesizer.

TripAdvisor Is Launching New Tools To Spot Sexual Assault and Misconduct Allegations

Two years ago, an expose revealed that TripAdvisor had removed reviews detailing robbery, sexual assault, and rape because they were either flagged as “inappropriate by the TripAdvisor community,” “off-topic” by staff, or were not considered “family friendly.…

A student caught up in the college admissions scandal once said she was accepted because of ‘hard work,’ not rich parents

Yusi Zhao shared a video in 2017 in which she said she got into Stanford University through her “own hard work,” according to a translation from the New York Times. Zhao’s family were named as the college admissions scandal ‘s largest clients last week. A sou…

Michael Cohen, by Turns Lawyer and Witness, Becomes an Inmate

Michael D. Cohen, President Trump’s former personal lawyer, must report to federal prison on Monday to begin a three-year sentence. He pleaded guilty last year to campaign finance violations, tax evasion and other crimes.

‘Every Day I Fear’: Asylum Seekers Await Their Fate in a Clogged System

President Trump wants to discourage asylum claims, as immigration courts deal with a backlog of more than 800,000 cases. Here are four of them.

Guy Fieri finally got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Guy Fieri finally got his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

The Mayor of Flavortown’s long track record of being an overall good Guy was immortalized with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Guy Fieri was honored with a star on Wednesday, making him the third celebrity chef, after Wolfgang Puck and Bobby Flay, to re…

Alabama Historians: The Last Known Slave Ship Has Been Found

A family tree listing the descendants of Charlie Lewis, who was brought from Africa to the United States on the slave ship Clotilda. The captain burned the ship to conceal evidence of the illegal smuggling trip.

Jamie Foxx and Will Ferrell perform classic sitcoms live

Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel paired up with show creator Norman Lear to do a one-time live performance of iconic sitcoms “All in the Family” and “The Jeffersons.”

India’s Rahul Gandhi loses parliamentary seat in family bastion

Rahul Gandhi, the president of India’s opposition Congress party, said he had lost his own parliament seat in a family borough in a northern state in the biggest upset of the election on Thursday.

For Anderson family, an early bet on SMA gene therapy

When Malachi Anderson was diagnosed with a rare and often deadly disease called spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) as an infant nearly four years ago, his parents Tina and Torence had a decision to make.

Game of Thrones finale: 11 TV shows to watch after the bloodshed ends – CNET

Game of Thrones finale: 11 TV shows to watch after the bloodshed ends – CNET

Need more family drama, thrilling action and beloved characters dying to fill your Game of Thrones void? Here are a few TV shows that will do the trick.

Game of Thrones: 11 TV shows to watch after the season finale – CNET

Need more family drama, thrilling action and beloved characters dying to fill your Game of Thrones void? Here are a few TV shows that will do the trick.

Meghan’s father says he is delighted at birth of grandson

Thomas Markle, the father of Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, said on Monday he was delighted at the birth of his grandson and spoke of his pride that the child would serve the British royal family, the Sun newspaper reported.

Ex-Interpol Chief Meng Hongwei’s Family Granted Asylum in France

The wife of Meng Hongwei, the former Interpol president jailed in China, said that France has saved her life by granting her asylum request.

Trump admin considers deporting families with removal orders

The Trump administration is considering deporting migrant families with court-ordered removals, a move that senior Department of Homeland Security officials have resisted in the past, multiple officials tell CNN.

Grumpy Cat, viral internet sensation, dies aged 7

Grumpy Cat, viral internet sensation, dies aged 7

Tardar Sauce, a viral internet sensation commonly known as Grumpy Cat, has died at the age of seven. The family of Grumpy Cat, who had 2.4 million followers on Instagram, confirmed the news in a post on Friday morning. SEE ALSO: Grumpy Cat Claims the Iron Thr…

A young poet’s call for peace continues to inspire

CNN’s Chris Cuomo tells the story of Mattie Stepanek, a boy who advocated for peace through his best-selling poetry. The Just Peace Summit, organized by the We Are Family Foundation, was inspired by Mattie and supports Global Teen Leaders whose projects are m…

DHS head outraged after lawmaker suggests migrant deaths were intentional

During a hearing with acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan on Capitol Hill, Rep. Lauren Underwood (D-IL) suggested the deaths of five migrant children and family separation actions were “intentional.” Republicans pushed back and the committee vo…

Chevy tests a crossover utility version of its Bolt EV

Chevy has talked about producing more electric crossovers besides the Bolt EV, and it now appears much closer to fulfilling that goal. Our sister site Autoblog has obtained photos and video of Chevy testing a more utility-focused crossover, rumored to be name…

Google.org and the Family Independence Initiative collaborate to empower low-income families

Since 2015, the Family Independence Initiative (FII) has used over $2.5 million in Google.org grants to empower families to escape poverty. Their technology platform UpTogether helps low-income families access small cash investments, connect with each other a…

The Met Is Right to Reject the Sacklers’ Blood Money

The Met Is Right to Reject the Sacklers’ Blood Money

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York won’t rename the Sackler Wing but will no longer take donations from members of the Sackler family who are connected to the maker of OxyContin.

15 months after the Parkland shooting, the school’s principal says he’s stepping down

Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Principal Ty Thompson announced that he is stepping down at the end of the school year, citing the toll of the job on his health and family.

Bell: My wife said this… and I decided to get a vasectomy

When W. Kamau Bell and his wife Melissa knew they didn’t want more kids, they had to have an honest conversation about their family planning. This is the story of one couple’s journey to choose a vasectomy.

Most National Parks Have ‘Significant Air Pollution Problems,’ New Report Finds

With summertime around the corner, many of us will be preparing for our family trips to our nation’s beloved national parks. You may wanna pack your face mask, though, because a new report shows just how widespread air pollution is in these seemingly pristine…

Home DNA-Testing Kits Can Help Catch Killers, But Who Decides Where We Draw the Line?

In recent years, police have increasingly used data from ancestry-testing companies to identify major crime suspects through the DNA of their family members. A new case, however, is reigniting the debate about when and where it’s appropriate to use this power…

Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Slams Trump’s Immigration Proposal

Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Slams Trump’s Immigration Proposal

“Donald Trump doesn’t want to allow foreigners in based on family ties, even though foreigners literally make his family ties,” Kimmel said. “They are all made in China.”

Kim Kardashian West, Kanye West reveal baby name

Welcome to the family, Psalm West.

Soothe a Cold by Grating Raw Garlic Into Your Soup

Whether or not there’s any actual science behind it, lots of people swear by the sickness-busting properties of raw garlic. Some of my friends and family will actually chow down on raw cloves in an attempt to send their symptoms packing. Read more…

She’s Undocumented. Her Children Aren’t. The Trump Administration Wants to Evict Them.

Margarita’s family is one of thousands at risk of being evicted under a new proposed rule barring undocumented immigrants from living in public housing.

Trump Calls for Inquiry Into Ties Between Biden Family and China

“China is a massive competitor of ours,” President Trump said during a recent interview with Fox News. “They want to take over the world.”

Grumpy Cat Dies at 7 Years Old

Grumpy Cat Dies at 7 Years Old

Grumpy Cat has died from complications following a urinary tract infection. She was 7 years old. Read more…

Trump proposes new U.S. immigration plan favoring skills over family ties

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday said he wants to overhaul the immigration system to favor young, educated, English-speaking applicants with job offers instead of people with family ties to Americans, a plan with little chance of advancing in Congress.

Happy golden retriever family and their pile of puppies

Dog Break. Got some sweet wholesome loving dog content for your internet experience. Momma golden retriever. Poppa golden retriever. Big floofy pile of adorable beribboned baby golden retriever pups. Oh yeah. A happy family Read the rest

When Buying Flights Overseas, Always Check the Currency

When you’re overseas, paying in local currency is often the best move for your wallet—except when it comes to flights. Read more…

Britain’s Obama moment? What Harry and Meghan’s baby says about race

Prince Harry’s wedding to Meghan Markle, an American actress of African-American heritage, was a historic moment for Britain’s royal family. Some say the imminent birth of their baby is, if anything, even more significant.