People, things, places and events to be thankful for
65) Raquel says “thank you first of all to the Almighty up there for the gift of life, to her family — the biggest reason that kept keep her going; Younis family and boss Laila and Lawrence for the chance to continue working for , MV ...
November 26, 2014
Travel Indonesia: Five stops you can't miss in this tropical paradise
No, maybe a up-close encounter with monkeys isn't wise, as all American doctors will tell you to beware of rabies-carrying animals while in Indonesia. Getting between the three Gilis is simple, but start out by picking one scene and giving it a try ...
August 29, 2014
Gloucester 33-16 Leicester: Tigers slump to three-year Premiership low ...
Already without England quintet Manu Tuilagi, Tom Youngs, Dan Cole, Geoff Parling and Tom Croft, centre Seremaia Bai was ruled out due to calf muscle trouble, so former Gloucester fly-half Freddie Burns - who was initially named on the bench - started ...
October 4, 2014
Liberia opens 1 of largest Ebola treatment centers
There have been rumors that the emergency measures would be lifted, but Attorney General and Justice Minister Franklyn Bai Kargbo told AP on Friday that they are still in force. By law, they can last for 12 months and "We can all imagine those ...
October 31, 2014
Ashya to visit proton cancer clinic
"He's building up his strength now. We are sure he can see us and he can definitely hear us," he said. "I am sure they are going to give him the best treatment. We just hope for the best for him." The Proton Therapy Centre arranged for a private Cessna ...
September 8, 2014
Time is running out to see 'The Clock' at the Walker
You'd think a film featuring scene after scene of people looking at watches, alarms going off and grandfather clocks ticking ominously would get monotonous in a hurry. But Marclay has managed to create almost constant suspense, partly by bleeding music ...
August 19, 2014
Dead man 'did not have Ebola virus'
He said he went back to the family home after hearing the reports on the six o'clock news. "It was told to the "The family told me that they had no word at all from the Health Service Executive that this is what is being investigated. They could ...
August 22, 2014
Spring? - A Few Photos for a Street Prophets Open Thread
You've got a bowl of chocolate eggs, an alarm clock, a lamb-shaped cake ... a trip to the airport to pick up my not-so-evil-step-mother and an afternoon spent with the family... and today, well, today I spent my morning from 6 to high noon helping my ...
April 9, 2015
What to do with the mattresses?
We would have to constantly change the assigned location for the pick ... alarm clock for seven in the morning and took a tranquilizer to prepare myself for a difficult 24 hours and thought to myself that we would have to “kill one lion a day.” I was ...
April 10, 2015
Don't use that Hoover on your smoke alarms
An occasional vacuuming is recommended although I have a heck of time lifting the Hoover up that high. The roller is a little tough on the electronics, too! "After repeated attempts - electrician, alarm company - no one has given me a good reason to ...
April 10, 2015
Denis Kilcommons: Age is but number
I can now stand up from a sitting position without screaming as long as I do it in stages and have something to grip for support. Young ladies in the pub now know to stay well clear. If I need to pick ... beat me to a pulp with an alarm clock.
April 10, 2015
National Beer Day, Because Beer Is Good And Bill Murray Likes It
Ranker.com asked people to pick a star to go out with on National Beer Day ... I just think you’re the best.” Bill Murray looked at me and gave me a half a nod. But with kind eyes, you know, like, ‘don’t go gettin’ all respectful on me now ...
April 8, 2015
Apple Watch review: look at Apple smartwatch ahead of launch
These range from detailed analogue faces with extra complications (on a traditional watch these are the extra elements that inform the watch face, like multiple time zones and moon phases) to bright digital clocks ... camera will pick up the Watch's ...
April 8, 2015
Healthy uses of tech in your morning routine
I can’t remember the last time something showed up in my Instagram feed that was negative.” First coming into common use in 1959 as a rocking-lever above a conventional alarm clock ... of a wall calendar, Coach.me (formerly Lift), a free app for ...
April 6, 2015