How Ritual Impacts the Brain To Help Ease Anxiety
In a new study, researchers from the University of Connecticut looked at how rituals such as weddings, birthday parties, annual parades and the like may play a role in reducing...
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U.K. Bails Out Arts With $2 Billion as Sunak Focuses on Jobs
The U.K. will plow 1.6 billion pounds into theaters, museums and music venues in a bid to rescue the country's arts and culture sector from the brink of collapse in the wake of...
59 minutes ago - Bloomberg
JK Rowling says she got ‘death & rape threats'. but doubles down on transgender position
Criticism of ‘Harry Potter' author JK Rowling's views on the transgender movement has spilled over into “death and rape threats,” but she has responded to it with even greater...
1 hour ago - RT
What Life Without Police Looked Like in Seattle's CHOP Zone
In Wednesday's early morning hours, Seattle police cleared the Capitol Hill Organized Protest area, a relatively quiet end to a demonstration that had evolved into an art...
4 hours ago - Real Clear Politics
‘You can't choose to walk away': Black women detail their experiences with racism in the workplace
Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . B. Zawdeis an avid martial arts...
6 hours ago - Fortune
Arts Avenue: Skylight Music Theatre hosts online social series
Michael Unger and Christie Chiles Twillie co-host "Artists in Action"
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The Kung Fu Nuns Of Kathmandu
They call themselves the "fearless ones." They've built a reputation not just for their martial arts prowess but for teaching girls to stand up for their rights. And they love...
11 hours ago - NPR
Macy's 4th of July fireworks end with stunning Empire State Building display
Macy's capped off its five nights of “pop-up” fireworks displays with a brief but beautiful blitz of explosives atop the Empire State Building. The demonstration kicked off at...
19 hours ago - New York Post
At airport, a quiet place to read makes its debut
COLONIE - Add literature to the arts and sculpture highlighted at Albany International Airport. In recent weeks, the former Departures museum store on the terminal's first...
20 hours ago - Times Union
Works for the Now, by Queer Artists of Color
Pride Month may have come to a close, but the wide-ranging pieces shown here have staying power.
23 hours ago - NY Times
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Man in famous 9/11 photo dies from COVID-19 in Florida
A man photographed fleeing smoke and debris as the south tower of the World Trade Center crumbled just a block away on Sept. 11, 2001, has died from coronavirus.
Trump campaign to hold outdoor New Hampshire rally on Saturday
President Trump will hold an outdoor campaign rally in New Hampshire next weekend, his campaign announced Sunday. The event, scheduled for 8 p.m. Saturday at Portsmouth...
Third Ex-Police Officer Charged In George Floyd's Death Released From Jail...
With Tou Thao's release on Saturday, three of the four former officers involved in George Floyd's death are free on bond. All face criminal charges, and one remains in custody.
A town made famous by 'Purple Rain' unveils a life-sized statue of Prince
The statue cost $40,000, with most of the money coming from fans, who gave $100 to have their names included on a bronze donor plaque.
Dominion, Duke Energy drop plans for gas pipeline from W.Va. to NC
Dominion Energy and Duke Energy announced the cancellation of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline project citing cost uncertainty and ongoing delays.
1 dead, 1 injured in shooting at party in Annapolis, police say
Two 19-year-old men were shot overnight at a party in Annapolis, leaving one of them dead, Anne Arundel County police said.
Iran confirms damaged nuclear site was centrifuge facility
TEHRAN, Iran - Iran on Sunday confirmed that a damaged building at the underground Natanz nuclear site was a new centrifuge assembly center, the official IRNA news agency...
It's ON! Jorge Masvidal has AGREED a deal with UFC and will face Kamaru...
A titanic replacement bout has reportedly been agreed for UFC 251 next weekend, with Jorge Masvidal set to step in to face champion Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight...
Correa asks wife to stay out of salons until season ends
HOUSTON - Houston Astos shortstop Carlos Correa is so serious about not contracting the coronavirus that he's asked his wife, Daniella, a former pageant queen, to stay out of...
Philadelphia protesters shut down an interstate highway
A mass of people protesting racism and police brutality shut down part of a Philadelphia highway on Sunday. City officials closed a portion of Interstate 676 as crowds swarmed...