5 Big Mistakes You’re Making When Planking

You probably include planks in your workouts if you’re a regular at the gym. There are many benefits to isometric exercise, namely, accessibility. Holding a simple position allows you to work your entire body , especially your abdominals. The problem is that the slightest flaw in your stance can cancel out all of your efforts. […]

British Airways pilots will strike for three days in September over pay dispute

British Airways pilots will strike in September for three days over a pay dispute, the first pilot walkout in about four decades. Their union, the British Airline Pilots Association, on Friday announced the three dates — September 9, 10 and 27 — adding that it had proposed several packages to British Airways that had been […]

Kerbal Space Program 2: KSP announces sequel with interstellar range of new features

Kerbal Space Program, one of the most beloved games ever, is finally getting a sequel. The original game – a space flight simulator – allowed players to send strange creatures up into space and explore the solar system. And now, with the sequel, players will be able to travel even further. As well as completely […]

Four death row prisoners say race altered their trials

Four death row prisoners will argue to North Carolina’s highest court that racial bias so infected their trials that they should be resentenced to life in prison as attorneys revive arguments about a repealed law on race and capital punishment. The state Supreme Court will hear arguments Monday and Tuesday in the cases of four […]

Dwight Howard clears waivers, signs with Lakers, will wear No. 39

Dwight Howard has cleared waivers and is officially a member of the Los Angeles Lakers. At least for now. Shams Charania of The Athletic updated that he cleared waivers this morning and had pictures of Howard in his new jersey. The Lakers officially confirmed the signing later in the day. Los Angeles waived Exhibit 10 […]

Kettlebell exercises: get a whole-body workout with the best kettlebell exercises for abs, legs, glutes and arms

The best kettlebells are highly nifty, slightly caveman (caveperson, sorry) weights designed to not only build strength through anaerobic activity, but also increase the user’s aerobic activity and therefore cardiovascular fitness. Some people are put off by the kettlebell’s unusual shape and prefer to stick to the humble dumbbell – and it’s true the two […]

Insiders are selling stock like it’s 2007

The leaders of Corporate America are cashing in their chips as doubts grow about the sustainability of the longest bull market in American history. Corporate insiders have sold an average of $600 million of stock per day in August, according to TrimTabs Investment Research, which tracks stock market liquidity. August is on track to be […]

Apple Releases iOS 12.4.1, Fixing Major Security Bug

Apple made up for last week’s embarrassing mistake by pushing out an emergency patch for iOS today (Aug. 26). The update closes a hole that the company unintentionally re-opened with iOS 12.4. The new version, iOS 12.4.1, fixes a flaw found by Google Project Zero’s Ned Williamson that let a “malicious application … execute arbitrary […]

Tropical Storm Dorian could be hurricane when it approaches a Puerto Rico still in recovery

A hurricane watch was issued for one Caribbean island and tropical storm warnings were in effect for several others Monday as Tropical Storm Dorian headed toward the region on a path that could send it near Puerto Rico by midweek. Dorian, the fourth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, formed as a tropical depression […]

David Ortiz hires private investigator to look into his shooting

Ex-Red Sox star David Ortiz was shot in the Dominican Republic in early June. Initial reports — quickly recanted — characterized it as a “hit” on Ortiz. Soon after officials characterized it as a case of mistaken identity. That struck some at a bit odd in that Ortiz is arguably the single most famous person […]