Opinion: Is Mark Zuckerberg taking the first step toward turning Facebook into Yahoo 2.0?

Opinion: Is Mark Zuckerberg taking the first step toward turning Facebook into Yahoo 2.0?

Yahoo was once the most popular website on the planet, the only place that everyone on the internet seemed to touch at least once an online session. After an ignominious slide, however, Yahoo is just another site that has some fans in certain parts of Asia and offers some niche products. Has Mark Zuckerberg launched … Read more

I worked at Sephora — you don’t want to do these gross things in the store

I worked at Sephora — you don’t want to do these gross things in the store

This is the beauty hack you weren’t expecting. A former Sephora employee revealed the things she would not do as a customer of the beauty store — and some are more disgusting than you’d think. In a now-viral TikTok clip with over 727,000 views, beauty guru Sarah Palmyra shared her valuable insight as an ex-employee. … Read more

Paragliding ‘legend’ Nick Neynens can’t walk, may be paralyzed after crash

Paragliding ‘legend’ Nick Neynens can’t walk, may be paralyzed after crash

Australian paragliding pro Nick Neynens may never walk again after coming down heavily on to a rock face while gliding in the French Alps. The 39-year-old from Brisbane had met with three other friends in mid-June, in Annecy, southeast France, where they had planned to fly out into the hills. Nick said it was a … Read more

We moved our family of six into a shed after we lost our jobs

We moved our family of six into a shed after we lost our jobs

It’s a sheddy life — but mom-of-four Jessica Taylor wouldn’t have it any other way.  In June 2020, after facing financial difficulties due to the pandemic, she and her husband, Lath, decided to shed the comforts of their three-bedroom, two-bathroom home in northwest Arkansas. The family of six moved into a 500-square-foot toolshed. Friends thought it was … Read more

Central Park Boathouse closing, new operator sought

Central Park Boathouse closing, new operator sought

She’s all washed up — and it’s a heartbreak for the city. Beware of false assurances from city officials, scrambling to save face — I don’t expect the Central Park Boathouse to come back to life any time soon after the restaurant shuts its doors in October. “It is our intention to engage a future operator as soon … Read more