Scarred and Weary, an Afghan Force Wonders: What Is Peace?

JELDAK, Afghanistan — Their young bodies are as broken as the bomb-pocked 40 miles of highway they guard. Some are missing fingers, others a leg or an eye. Many carry multiple scars and the ringing sound of the last explosion trapped in their heads. Most have not been home in years — to go home […]

Violence Continues in New Delhi, and the Police Are Criticized

Violence Continues in New Delhi, and the Police Are Criticized

NEW DELHI — Sporadic violence continued to flare in India’s capital on Thursday as more people questioned the police’s failure to quell sectarian violence that has claimed at least 35 lives. Police officials were due in court to respond to claims that they had ignored several specific intelligence warnings over the weekend that armed Hindu […]

As Coronavirus Slams Small Business, a Noodle Shop Fights for Life

As Coronavirus Slams Small Business, a Noodle Shop Fights for Life

BEIJING — The stone counters where customers normally crowd at Pang Mei’s Noodle Shop in Beijing have been turned into an assembly line of workers folding dumplings or measuring out noodles, sauces and other ingredients into plastic containers. The restaurant has been closed to the public for more than a month. Its customers, like all […]

Thebe Magugu Pays Homage To South Africa With His Autumn/Winter  2020 Collection

Thebe Magugu Pays Homage To South Africa With His Autumn/Winter 2020 Collection

Following his first debut presentation at Paris Fashion Week, Thebe Magugu took us back to his hometown of Kimberly in South Africa for Magugu’s Autumn/Winter 2020 collection. The first African designer to win the LVMH Price for Young Designer in its seven-year history pays homage to his homeland with a stunning photo exhibition entitled, Ipopeng […]

The Co-Founder Of Thrilling Is All About Sustainability 

The Co-Founder Of Thrilling Is All About Sustainability 

When it comes to thrifting, it is no secret that it’s time consuming. No matter how long you plan to spend in the thrift store, there is a black hole of vintage finds that is easy to fall into. In this current style climate, online shopping is reaching a high demand and fast fashion has […]

The Best Beauty Looks From Trinidad Carnival 2020

The Best Beauty Looks From Trinidad Carnival 2020

The street scene at Trinidad Carnival 2020 was full of spectacular beauty looks. Nicki Minaj was one of the festive faces that we spotted in the crowd, and it was adorned in soft “Barbie” pink lipstick, her signature cat-eye, and an electric green eyeliner that hugged her lash line. The “Yikes” rapper’s makeup look was […]

10 Delicious Desserts You Won’t Believe Are Healthy

10 Delicious Desserts You Won’t Believe Are Healthy

Rachel Mansfield didn’t always plan to be where she is right now: with a popular blog and a brand-new cookbook. But a few years ago, losing her job led her to throw herself into her passion in a new way—as her main job instead of a side hustle. That passion? Developing healthy, yet delicious recipes […]

14 Tax Season Tips Everyone Should Know

14 Tax Season Tips Everyone Should Know

Tax day is April 15, 2020 and we’re doing all we can to work ahead of time and avoid that last-minute scramble. You may have been there before: it’s 11pm on April 14 and you’re desperately trying to make TurboTax online make sense. You owe state taxes, does that seem right? You donated to a […]

Ben Affleck Sets the Record Straight About His Dating App Presence

Ben Affleck Sets the Record Straight About His Dating App Presence

All of Ben Affleck’s personal problems have been making headlines, but he’s finally doing some interviews to address the rumors about how he’s handling his private life. Many would say him opening up publicly about his alcoholism battles will help him over time. The same goes with his love life, something that fell apart with […]

Why Amanda Bynes Posted to Instagram Regarding Her Conservatorship Case

Why Amanda Bynes Posted to Instagram Regarding Her Conservatorship Case

Amanda Bynes has been extremely active on social media as of late. A few days after announcing her engagement, Bynes took to Instagram to thank her fans for their love and support throughout her conservatorship case. Here is a closer look at what is going in Bynes’ conservatorship case and what her Instagram post means […]