Day: August 27, 2019

Team USA Celtics give World Cup roster unprecedented identity

In eight years in Charlotte, Kemba Walker never had a star teammate. So, this summer, he went to work putting himself around better players. Walker joined Team USA for the World Cup. He also left the Hornets for the Celtics via free agency. The twist: Many of his better new teammates are identical in both […]

Parents can do better to keep their pot away from children

As legal cannabis use becomes increasingly common in the U.S., most parents say they keep their pot out of children’s reach, but fewer keep it locked away, a study in Colorado suggests. In annual surveys across the state, the proportion of households where parents and caregivers said they store cannabis at home rose to 11.2% […]

These luxury beach homes are made to cozy up to nature

While Leslie and Clifford Cohen were dreaming up the home they planned to build on a wetland property on the North Fork of Long Island in New York, their architect arrived with an unusual tool for an empty property: a 12-foot ladder. “Every time we came to the property, the first thing we did was […]

Rendering of leaked PS5 design brings the rumored console to life

If you have some misgivings about that leaked PlayStation game console patent that could be the long-awaited PlayStation 5, you might be in for a pleasant surprise if Sony actually uses the design. At least, if the actual production model were to look anything like the 3D rendering that LetsGoDigital designed themselves. The first to […]

The lost children: Advocates fear census will undercount kids

After nearly 1 million children were left out of the U.S. census in 2010, the federal government formed a task force to tackle the problem. But lingering confusion over whether a citizenship question would be added, changes to how the Census Bureau is conducting this survey and a host of other challenges have advocates and […]