When I joined the Guardian, many years ago, one of the first notes I received was about the use of “feisty”: it was banned by the style guide in relation to women. Feisty, I was told, was fundamentally
The Chilean singer Mon Laferte exposed her breasts during a broadcast of the Latin Grammys, in the latest of a string of high-profile shows of support for anti-government demonstrators in her home country.
Next time customers step into their local Dunkin' for a hot latte, they might notice something a bit different about the chain's coffee cups. For decades, the chain's hot drinks were housed in insulated
California and nearly two dozen other states sue Trump administration for the right to set fuel-efficiency standards
The lawsuit, filed in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, marks the latest round in an escalating fight between the White House and California officials over how quickly the
This week, Basecamp launched a new, free tier of its project management software, which it calls Basecamp Personal. Basecamp was originally designed for small businesses, offering handy features like an
New research has linked air pollution nanoparticles to brain cancer for the first time. The ultra-fine particles (UFPs) are produced by fuel burning, particularly in diesel vehicles, and higher exposures
Even if you spend hours a day in it, it shouldn't look it. Promising review: "This this is like magic. Our van was nasty and covered with hair from a German and Australian Shepherd. Looked brand new after.
Our show recommendations for this second weekend in November include Larissa FastHorse’s satiric “The Thanksgiving Play.” But we’ve also got pianist Yuja Wang with the Los Angeles Philharmonic, an Irish
A member of New Zealand's Parliament beautifully dropped "OK, Boomer" during a speech on the climate crisis. Chlöe Swarbrick, a 25-year-old MP, delivered a speech on the Zero Carbon Bill, a proposal that
Do you often dream of quitting your day job or retiring early and moving to a beach town that's so cheap you can live for next to nothing in a tropical paradise? A new report from the editors of International
Skip the single-use plastic this trip. Switching to toothpaste tabs can save so much plastic that those travel-sized pastes create. I've only tried Lush's toothpaste tabs and think they're great for traveling
It is cities, not national governments, that are most aggressively fighting the climate crisis – and in 30 years they could look radically different She has barely ever been in a car, and never eaten or
Los Angeles-based best friends Katie Durko and Lauren Fortner left their jobs - in fashion and celebrity partnerships - to found The Edit, a female-led creative social media agency. Launched against the
Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday did what two of his predecessors refused to do: He prohibited smoking and vaping in most areas of California state parks and beaches. People caught using cigarettes, cigars,
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