The flame on the Olympic torch went out upon reaching the Kremlin in Moscow and had to be reignited.
My friend Lyle enjoyed some yogurt that he made himself.
If the U.S. government shutdown doesn’t end soon, nine million women and infants will lose federal food assistance.
The Boston Red Sox beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7 to 4.
A man who set himself on fire on the National Mall in Washington, DC, died of his injuries.
A nine-year-old boy wrote an amazing story that impressed a friend of mine.
40-50% of commercial U.S. bee hives were lost this year due to to colony collapse disorder.
My friend Ed turned 67.
350 North African refugees drowned when their boat sank in the Mediterranean.
People who read literary fiction perform better on tests measuring empathy, social perception and emotional intelligence.
The United States has the most people in prison by far of any country in the world. With just 5% of the world’s population, it has 25% of the world’s prisoners.
Benjamin Franklin always spent his mornings naked.
20% of the people in the U.S. hold almost 90% of the nation’s net worth. The top 1% hold 35%.
My friend Bill grew some beautiful tomatoes this year.
Six corporations control roughly 90% of the media in the U.S.
My friend Natalie changed her profile picture.