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Bursts of Stylized Flowers by ‘Ouizi’ Transform Buildings Into Floral Canvases

Artist Louise Jones (previously), known professionally as Ouizi, focuses on flowers in her multi-faceted practice. Whether creating towering outdoor murals, carving linoleum prints, completing indoor mural commissions, or painting on more traditional canvases

Brewers option Houser, recall Saladino from Triple-A

The Milwaukee Brewers recalled infielder Tyler Saladino from Triple-A San Antonio and optioned right-handed pitcher Adrian Houser

Defending champion Caps face 'Mr. Game 7' and the Hurricanes

Defending Stanley Cup champion Capitals face 'Mr. Game 7' Justin Williams and Hurricanes

Ex-player, scout Studwell retires after 42 years with Vikes

Vikings scout Scott Studwell, franchise's all-time leading tackler, retires after 42 years with team

Jonathan Stewart signs 1-day contract to retire as a Panther

Running back Jonathan Stewart has announced he is retiring from the NFL

OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro: May 14 launch, rumors, price, specs and everything else - CNET

The OnePlus 7 series is confirmed to debut on May 14. Read more about OnePlus' upcoming flagship phones.

Meizu 16s phone launches with Snapdragon 855 processor, Men's Beauty mode for $475 - CNET

This is one of the most affordable phones you can buy that has the same processor as the Galaxy S10 and Huawei P30 Pro.

eBay beats with revenues of $2.6B and EPS of $0.67 as restructuring takes shape

As eBay continues to work through a restructuring strategy, the e-commerce marketplace and online auction pioneer reported earnings for the first quarter of the year that should keep some of the more activist shareholders a little at bay. The company reporte

Lithe Black and White Figures Jump and Climb Across Walls in Illustrative Street Art by STRØK

Norway-born, Berlin-based artist Anders Gjennestad, who works as STRØK (previously), paints monotone figures often clad in striped shirts moving gracefully across unexpected surfaces. In a piece painted in Arendal, Norway (the artist’s hometown) three

Stronger than ever? Chinese fleet marks its 70th anniversary

China's naval forces are celebrating their 70th anniversary. And they definitely have something to celebrate, as the nation's naval capabilities have grown exponentially over the past decade – and are set to expand even more. Read Full Article at

Trump is deliberately bringing on a clash with Congress that puts the entire nation at risk

Donald Trump has decided to shrug off the last vestiges of pretense and go full authoritarian—denying laws that require the IRS to turn over his tax forms, launching a lawsuit to prevent Congress from seeing his financial documents, and ordering a former Wh

Impeachment hearings by another name

As Democrats grapple with the fallout from release of the redacted Mueller report, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi appears to have staked out a position right in between Democratic lawmakers who wish to launch an impeachment inquiry immediately and those cautionin

Militia leader arrested at border claimed to have trained to assassinate Obama, Hillary Clinton

The leader of a militia group responsible for kidnapping and holding hostage hundreds of migrants at the border claimed to have been training to assassinate President Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton. Court documents unsealed on Monday claim that the FBI wen

Acting DHS head claims admin 'not pursuing' more family separation, but there's a catch

Campaign Action After reportedly saying that he was open to officially reinstating large-scale family separation at the southern border, acting Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan is now telling NBC News that the administration is

Donald Trump's approval rating drops 5 points after Mueller report, tying all-time low: new poll

Despite his plunging approval rating, the survey could provide Trump with some good news

Kansas Republicans push bill to to strip new Democratic governor's powers

The move to strip key powers from the Democratic governor echoes the Republican playbook in Michigan and Wisconsin

RBI's second 3-year dollar-rupee swap auction too a grand success

The three-year forward premium was 775 paise in the morning before the auction

Rays ace Blake Snell slated to return Wednesday from fractured toe

Lefty ace Blake Snell is scheduled to return Wednesday for the Tampa Bay Rays after recovering from a fractured right fourth toe.

Matt Kemp put on IL by Reds because of broken rib

All-Star outfielder Matt Kemp has been put on the 10-day injured list by the Cincinnati Reds because of a broken left rib, a move retroactive to Monday

Is Kevin Durant too obsessed with the media? Whitlock and Wiley give their thoughts

Jason Whitlock and Marcellus Wiley react to Kevin Durant's recent comments about the media, and disagree on whether the Golden State Warriors' star is too obsessed with the media.

Pirates place Nick Burdi on IL with biceps, elbow pain

Reliever Nick Burdi has been placed on the 10-day injured list by the Pittsburgh Pirates with pain in his right biceps and elbow

Column: Tour better equipped for new round of Tigermania

Column: Tiger Woods still the show stopper on a tour that now has stronger supporting cast

Snapchat revives growth in Q1 beat with 190M users as share price spikes

Snapchat appears to have turned the corner after a year of flat or negative user growth thanks to a strong Q1 2019 earnings report. It reached 190 million daily active users, up 2 percent from 186 million in Q4 2018 but still down from 191 million a year ago

40% SME companies that migrated to main board now trading in the red

Sixty-eight companies that listed on the SME (small and medium enterprises) platforms of the BSE and NSE have migrated to the main boards of these exchanges since 2012

New Sesame Street-themed PSA encourages kids to reduce mobile device use

Device addiction plagues us all — even Apple CEO Tim Cook. But children with phones and tablets are even more susceptible to the lures of apps and games, which often use psychological tricks keep users logging in and regularly returning. A new PSA from

Snapchat fully rolls out reengineered Android app, boosting usage

After a year of its user count shrinking or staying flat, Snapchat is finally growing again, and more growth is likely on the way. That’s because it’s finally completed the rollout of Project Mushroom aka a backend overhaul of its Android app that

Snapchat revives growth in Q1 beat with 190M users & $320M revenue

Snapchat appears to have turned the corner after a year of flat or negative user growth thanks to a strong Q1 2019 earnings report. It reached 190 million daily active users, up from 186 million in Q4 2018 but still down from 191 million a year ago, in part t

New way to 'see' objects accelerates the future of self-driving cars

Researchers have discovered a simple, cost-effective, and accurate new method for equipping self-driving cars with the tools needed to perceive 3D objects in their path.

Experiences of 'ultimate reality' or 'God' confer lasting benefits to mental health

In a survey of thousands of people who reported having experienced personal encounters with God, researchers report that more than two-thirds of self-identified atheists shed that label after their encounter, regardless of whether it was spontaneous or while

New sensor detects rare metals used in smartphones

A more efficient and cost-effective way to detect lanthanides, the rare earth metals used in smartphones and other technologies, could be possible with a new protein-based sensor that changes its fluorescence when it binds to these metals.

A global database of women scientists is diversifying the face of science

Underrepresentation of women scientists in the public sphere perpetuates the stereotype of the white male scientist and fails both to reflect the true diversity of people practicing science today and to encourage more diversity.

Carbon dioxide from Silicon Valley affects the chemistry of Monterey Bay

Elevated concentrations of carbon dioxide in air flowing out to sea from Silicon Valley and the Salinas Valley could increase the amount of carbon dioxide dissolving in Monterey Bay waters by about 20 percent.

Ukraine police find Impressionist painting stolen in France

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Ukrainian police have recovered a painting by French Impressionist Paul Signac stolen from a French museum. Police chief Serhiy Knyazev said the 1915 painting depicting the port of La Rochelle was found in the possession of a man who was

Squarespace makes its first acquisition with Acuity Scheduling

Squarespace is announcing its first acquisition today, a 13-year-old company called Acuity that allows businesses to manage their online appointments. Squarespace CEO Anthony Casalena noted that the company has been expanding beyond website building already

How to pitch to a (tech) journalist

Startup growth comes from many places, but one option is through “earned media” — stories and mentions in the press. Earned media is great, because the channel is nominally free, and it can often get many more of the right eyeballs than advertising. Min

The master list of PR DON’Ts (or how not to piss off the writer covering your startup)

When it comes to working with journalists, so many people are, frankly, idiots. I have seen reporters yank stories because founders are assholes, play unfairly, or have PR firms that use ridiculous pressure tactics when they have already committed to a story

Padres welcome Mariners to town for brief two-game series

The Padres will look to wrap up their eight-game homestand on a high note

McLaren headed back to Indy 500 and eventually IndyCar

McLaren is making its return to the Indianapolis 500 in an independent team effort for Fernando Alonso

Sebi seeks higher number of stocks in derivatives segment to boost market

Exchange seeks higher number of stocks in derivatives segment to boost market development

My Marvel 59-hour movie marathon: Iron Man down, just 21 more to go - CNET

Avengers: Endgame opens this week, so I'm getting in the mood by holing up in a theater and watching 22 Marvel films back-to-back. Keep up with the madness.
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