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Best U.S. Beaches for Families in 2015

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Best U.S. Beaches for Families in 2015

Family Vacation Critic, TripAdvisor’s family travel site, has announced the winners of its annual Best Beaches for Families list, naming the top family-friendly beaches of the year, along with fun, insider tips for each destination. According to the editors of Family Vacation Critic, this year’s list of the Best Beaches for Families includes: Lincoln City [...]

Michelle Obama Launches Healthy Recipe Challenge

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Michelle Obama Launches Healthy Recipe Challenge

First Lady Michelle Obama is teaming up with PBS flagship station WGBH Boston, the U.S. Department of Education, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture to host the fourth annual Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids’ “State Dinner” to promote cooking and healthy eating among youth. The Healthy Lunchtime Challenge & Kids’ “State Dinner” invites kids, ages [...]

Subaru to Debut New Rallycross Car

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Subaru to Debut New Rallycross Car

After a year of development, the cover comes off Subaru Rally Team USA’s new 2015 WRX STI rallycross car at the 2015 New York Auto Show, set to compete in Red Bull Global Rallycross and X Games Rallycross. Dubbed VT15x, this is the third evolution of an STI-based Rallycross car for Subaru in four years [...]

PepsiCo Launches “Do the DEW” Campaign

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PepsiCo Launches “Do the DEW” Campaign

The global “Do the DEW” campaign features two creative films – for traditional and digital viewing and sharing. “Fireboard” – starring professional skateboarder Sean Malto – sparks a beach bonfire with a trick and twist. “Directions” follows Olympic snowboarder Scotty Lago and his birdseed trail from the snowy caps of Canada to a lively mountain [...]

Unemployment in the U.S. – Future of Work@50

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Unemployment in the U.S. – Future of Work@50

Despite recent improvements in job creation statistics and unemployment rate in the U.S., half of the people ages 45 to 70 who experienced unemployment during the past five years are not currently working, according to a survey conducted by a nonprofit organization AARP. Fifty percent of survey respondents reported they were either unemployed or had [...]

Will Hillary Hand Over Her Secret Email Server?

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Will Hillary Hand Over Her Secret Email Server?

Questions are being raised about Hillary Clinton’s practice of using her own private email address and server instead of using the official email facility during her stint as Secretary of State. By Rakesh Raman The GOP is demanding Hillary Clinton turn over her secret email server for full review by independent investigators. According to an [...]

NASA Plans to Send Humans on a Journey to Mars

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NASA Plans to Send Humans on a Journey to Mars

Journey to Mars: The tests will track any degeneration or evolution that occurs in the human body from extended exposure to a microgravity environment. Three crew members representing the United States and Russia are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 3:42 p.m. EDT Friday [...]

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – Illustrated

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – Illustrated

Scholastic (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, released Thursday the exclusive cover image of the fully illustrated edition of J.K. Rowling’s bestselling Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Bloomsbury UK also revealed the image simultaneously. Illustrated by artist, Jim Kay, the cover is an image of Harry Potter on Platform 9 [...]

Meet the Real Mummies of the World

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Meet the Real Mummies of the World

The Mummies of the World exhibition will make its debut at Orlando Science Center on June 13, 2015. The presentation in Orlando will mark the twelfth stop on the exhibition’s exclusive tour of the United States. Mummies of the World is stated to be the largest exhibition of real mummies and related artifacts ever assembled, [...]

Toyota Showcases Hybrid Portfolio at Atlanta Auto Show

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Toyota Showcases Hybrid Portfolio at Atlanta Auto Show

Toyota will showcase more than 30 Toyota and Scion models during the 33rd annual Atlanta International Auto Show March 25-29, at the Georgia World Congress Center. As part of its expansive exhibit, Toyota will present its broad hybrid lineup, highlighted by enhancements to the 2015 Prius c and Prius v. “Eighteen years after introducing the [...]

WWE Brand Campaign: For the Hero in All of Us

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WWE Brand Campaign: For the Hero in All of Us

NBCUniversal and WWE will engage consumers through #MyHeroIs inviting fans to name their favorite WWE Superstars and share personal and inspirational stories of heroism. NBCUniversal and WWE unveiled Monday a brand campaign, “For The Hero In All of Us,” that will air across NBCUniversal’s network of two broadcast networks, 17 cable channels and more than [...]

Maria Menounos: Global Ambassador for Special Olympics

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Maria Menounos: Global Ambassador for Special Olympics

Maria Menounos: Global Ambassador for Special Olympics Special Olympics announced Monday that author and television personality Maria Menounos of E! is joining the Special Olympics family as the newest Global Ambassador. Menounos will support Special Olympics by leading a celebrity engagement campaign for the upcoming Special Olympics World Games and by promoting acceptance, inclusion and [...]

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