A Federal Reserve survey shows the U.S. economy held steady during the 16-day partial government shutdown, growing moderately in most regions from October through late November.More >>
A Federal Reserve survey released Wednesday found that the U.S. economy held steady during the 16-day partial government shutdown, growing moderately in most regions from October through late November.More >>
Thursday, October 17 2013 4:40 PM EDT2013-10-17 20:40:19 GMT
(RNN) - By passing a last-minute deal on the debt ceiling, and a 16 days-late deal on the government shutdown, Congress finally got back to doing its job. So, what now? Some people may see it as the timeMore >>
With a budget passed only until January, a debt ceiling deal through February and a bunch of days off for Congress until then, the country may be back in the same situation soon.More >>
Thursday, October 17 2013 5:27 AM EDT2013-10-17 09:27:22 GMT
A last-minute deal has been struck, allowing the federal government to avoid a shutdown. A shutdown would have suspended all federal government services deemed non-essential. All federally-funded museums,More >>
Congress has passed a bill to fund the government and lift the debt ceiling, avoiding default. More >>
Sunday, October 13 2013 6:52 PM EDT2013-10-13 22:52:24 GMT
WASHINGTON, DC (RNN) - Despite the WWII Memorial being closed, members of the Million Vet March have gathered in Washington, DC to protest the government shutdown – according to media reports. "We do notMore >>
Veterans gathered at the World War II Memorial in Washington, DC to protest the government shutdown.More >>
Saturday, December 7 2013 10:00 AM EST2013-12-07 15:00:16 GMT
(RNN) - Imagine this: two good friends traveling the country trying to dig out dusty pieces of history that you can mount on a wall. It would make a great TV show, right? (Intern whispering in my ear)More >>
Since there's already a show about a tall guy in a leather jacket and a short guy with a receding hair line trespassing in farmers' backyards, we might as well give you the next best thing.More >>
Saturday, November 30 2013 10:00 AM EST2013-11-30 15:00:16 GMT
(RNN) - A head coach is a noble position, one of authority and leadership - unless you do something the entire world can see is horribly, terribly wrong.Enter Jason Kidd, who the NBA just fleeced for $50,000More >>
There is no shortage of videos documenting the humanity-lowering, sadistic hoarding of goods every year on the day after Thanksgiving.More >>
Saturday, November 16 2013 10:03 AM EST2013-11-16 15:03:17 GMT
(RNN) - Every now and then we get a kick in the pants that reminds us how far we have come. Translation: Lots of stuff happens to remind us we're getting older. That apparently happened to one man whenMore >>
If you have ever wondered what happened to VHS tapes - you probably haven't - one man is going to become your new hero.More >>
Saturday, November 9 2013 10:00 AM EST2013-11-09 15:00:16 GMT
(RNN) - If you're having a bad day and generally feeling pitiful about your life, suck it up or else Dr. Deborah Cohan will smack you over the head with her contagious upbeat attitude. Cohan did somethingMore >>
If a breast cancer patient dancing like she's carefree before undergoing a mastectomy doesn't bring a smile to your face, you're incapable of being happy.More >>
(RNN) - In case you missed it, Prancercise is the new (well, actually old and recently discovered) exercise sensation that has done more to disturb people than get them in shape.
We won't waste time with a full description, but just know that John Mayer is a fan.
He was fortunate enough (lucky guy!) to nab Prancercise creator Joanna Rohrback for a guest appearance in the YouTube video for his new single Paper Doll.
Your life story… told with jelly beans
Yes, you read that correctly. Of all the things to put your life into perspective, who thought it would be semi-hard, bean-shaped candy?
It's ironic a product that reeks of childhood can remind people how far they're actually removed from that simple time.
Now that we're done waxing poetic, just watch the video.
Parkinson's patient wins the internet
Parkinson's disease has gotten more notable faces in the last decade, but none quite like Andrew Johnson.
Johnson showed the world his body before and after deep brain stimulation (DBS), a treatment to improve motor function of people with the disease.
People should decide for themselves what treatment route to take, but Johnson's brief experience is a heart-melting thing to watch.
The best possible gift for a roommate returning from an extended trip is, drumroll… remodeling his room to look like 7-year-old girl sleeps there.
Oh yeah, that happened; and remarkably no one got assaulted - that we know of.
There must be a trulydeep level of comfort to pull this off, otherwise it goes from funny to front-page news.
Dick Fosbury forever changed the high jump in 1968 when he "flopped" over the bar to win a gold medal, instead of using the straddle method.
Well, there are a couple of kids in Kenya who would call Ol' Richard a chump because made their leaps heels-first.
Judging by the height of the men next to the bar, they cleared a height of 6' and change, so it's scary to think what they could do with a few more years of training and development.