Tag Archives: Takes

Kratom Ban Takes Effect October 1, Petition To Stop The DEA Submitted To President Obama

The herbal supplement kratom, often promoted as an effective treatment for a multitude of illness symptoms, including pain relief, is under fire from the U.S. government, specifically the Drug Enforcement Agency. The DEA wants the active ingredients in kratom classified as Schedule I substances under the Controlled Substances Act. This assignment would put kratom on the same list as other ...

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Megan Rapinoe Takes A Page Out Of Colin Kaepernick’s Book, Kneels During National Anthem

Megan Rapinoe, Midfielder for the Seattle Reign FC soccer team, looks to be following in a certain quarterback’s footsteps. The roar of controversy continues to spread at Colin Kaepernick’s actions. An ace quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, Kaepernick chose to sit during the National Anthem before the start of the preseason game against the Green Bay Packers. Tension has ...

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Watch Sri Lanka Vs. Australia T20 Cricket Live Stream: Tillakaratne Dilshan Takes Final Bow As Lankans Look To End With Win

Sri Lanka says a final goodbye to legendary batsman Tillakaratne Dilshan, as the second T20 International against Australia will be the 39-year-old cricket superstar’s final match for his home country. It is a match that will stream live Friday, just over a month before Dilshan’s 40th birthday. But Sri Lanka apparently will have a lot of work to do in ...

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It took Charles Darwin's 1,782 days to travel the world, now it takes just four

Famous expedition routes can be completed in as little as 36 hours today Transportation including planes, boats and cars have shortened trip times Infographic compiles figures from some of the world’s iconic expeditions By Georgia Diebelius For Mailonline Published: 12:49 EST, 16 February 2016 | Updated: 12:53 EST, 16 February 2016 From Macro Polo exploring the Silk Road to Christopher Columbus’s voyage ...

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Officer Peter Liang Takes Stand in Akai Gurley Shooting Trial

Rookie NYPD officer Peter Liang, who is charged with manslaughter and official misconduct in the November 2014 shooting death of Akai Gurley, testified in his own defense on Monday. “His eyes were rolled back,” Liang said of the mortally wounded Gurley. “He was just laying there very still.” On November 20, 2014, Liang and his partner Peter Landau—who testified against ...

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Mike Tyson takes ugly fall off hoverboard in Instagram video

First it was James “Buster” Douglas, now a hoverboard has knocked out Mike Tyson silly. The former heavyweight champ took an ugly fall while trying to ride the self-balancing scooter, slamming back-first onto the ground with a loud thud in a video posted on his Instagram page Tuesday. Since Tyson likely uploaded the clip himself we’re assuming he’ll be OK ...

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NBA All-Star Celebrity Game 2015 results: West wins, Kevin Hart takes fourth MVP award

Kevin Hart won his fourth consecutive MVP award, Mo’ne Davis stole the show. Kevin Hart’s team lost, but he won his fourth MVP award in the 2015 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game on Friday night at the Barclay’s Center in Brooklyn, New York. The West, led by Skylar Diggins of the WNBA’s Tulsa Shock and Memphis Grizzlies owner Robert Pera with ...

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Flickr takes a step forward with a new interface and a timeline

Flickr began rolling out a new feature called Camera Roll today, PetaPixel reports. The update, now testing in beta, features a sleeker interface that allows users to browse, edit, and organize their photos with greater ease. Camera Roll lives up to its name by allowing users to view all of their photos in a fluid stream organized by date. Users can ...

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School resumes after wind takes out cafeteria roof

Ben HooperKAILUA, Hawaii, Feb. 11 (UPI) — Education officials in Hawaii said students returned to an Oahu school Wednesday after strong winds ripped the roof off of the cafeteria. Latest News – UPI.com

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Katy Perry’s dancing shark takes bite out of artist’s idea

MIAMI (AP) — The dancing sharks that stole some of the spotlight during Katy Perry’s Super Bowl halftime show have taken a bite out of an artist’s bid to sell small figurines of them. After the stumbling and uncoordinated sharks became an overnight Internet sensation, Fernando Sosa joined in on the Web frenzy and worked up a design of a ...

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