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The Ten Most Fun Cities in America in 2019

Wallet Hub just released its annual list of the most fun cities in America. And SIN CITY is #1 again. Las Vegas also snagged the top spot last year, and in 2017. Here are the ten most fun cities in America . . . 1. Las Vegas. It's first in nightlife, and fifth in entertainment options. 2. Orlando...
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Facebook expands new tool aiming to shrink 'news deserts'

By BARBARA ORTUTAY AP Technology Writer SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Facebook is trying to coax "news deserts" into bloom with the second major expansion of a tool that exposes people to more local news and information. But the social network confesses that it still has a lot to learn. The social media...
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Study finds the universe might be 2 billion years younger

By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer WASHINGTON (AP) -- The universe is looking younger every day, it seems. New calculations suggest the universe could be a couple billion years younger than scientists now estimate, and even younger than suggested by two other calculations published this year that...
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18 years later, America vows to 'never forget' 9/11

By KAREN MATTHEWS and JENNIFER PELTZ Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) -- People who were too young on 9/11 to even remember their lost loved ones, and others for whom the grief is still raw, paid tribute with wreath-layings and the solemn roll call of the dead Wednesday as America marked the 18th...
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San Francisco's iconic cable cars to shut down for repairs

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- San Francisco's iconic cable cars will stop running for 10 days starting Friday while they undergo the final repairs in a three-year restoration project of the gearboxes that propel the world-famous system up the city's notoriously steep hills. The San Francisco Municipal...
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A Surprising Number of People Still Get Netflix DVDs Delivered

Somewhere between going to Blockbuster to rent videos and streaming movies from the comfort of your living room, many of us had physical Netflix DVDs delivered to our homes in the mail. While that may seem like the olden days now, Netflix just announced they recently shipped their 5 billionth DVD...
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A Coffee Company Wants to Give You $30,000 to Quit Your Job

If your job is your true calling in life and your absolute passion, that's great, keep living that dream. For the other 99.99999% of people, check THIS out . . . A coffee company called SToK Cold Brew is holding a contest where they're going to give three people $30,000 to quit or take a break from...
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How Do You Know If You're a Strong Person?

"Strength" can mean different things. So what does it really mean to be a "strong" person? A new survey asked 2,000 people. And #1 on the list is something NOT everyone sees as a strength. But it was the top answer in the poll. Here are the top ten signs you're a strong person, according to the...
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Tiffany Is Launching Its First Full Line of Jewelry for Men

Do men like overpriced jewelry as much as women? Here's one bet that they do. The jewelry company Tiffany just announced they're launching their first full line of jewelry for men. They've sold some men's stuff in the past, like cufflinks and money clips, but this full line has more than 100 items...
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Are You in the "Norm" When it Comes to These "Firsts"?

Were you a typical teenager, or a late bloomer? Over 200,000 people took an online poll that asked about different milestones a lot of us hit in our teenage years. Here are six big early life moments, and when they happen . . . 1. Your first kiss. The top answer was between 14 and 17 years old...
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