It was the perfect summer wedding for the perfect power couple: Dmitry Peskov, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s mustachioed press secretary, was to marry Olympic champion ice dancer Tatiana Navka in Russia’s resort town of Sochi. The couple booked Sochi’s premiere Rodina hotel overlooking the shores of the Black Sea.  Celebrities and VIPs fromContinue Reading

Cities are happening places, every neighborhood a different personality, each street a new experience. And around every corner, a different atmospheric mixture of pollutants to clog your lungs, cloud your eyes, and congest your heart. It’s no secret that cities have bad air, but until now it’s only been possibleContinue Reading

Rousey’s mother, AnnMaria De Mars, was the first American (male or female) to win the World Judo Championships. Rousey was born with her umbilical cord wrapped around her neck. She’s stated she spoke “gibberish” until roughly age 6. Rousey’s first passion was swimming, which she gave up after her father’sContinue Reading

The community of Lodi, Ca. is rallying behind a local A&W restaurant after a thief stole donations they’d been collecting for the Wounded Warrior Project. Staff believe the suspect is a repeat customer. “The guy came in, ordered ice cream, and as soon as she turned around to make itContinue Reading

“Respect” is a song written and originally released by American recording artist Otis Redding in 1965. The song became a 1967 hit and signature song for R&B singer Aretha Franklin. The music in the two versions is significantly different, and through a few minor changes in the lyrics, the storiesContinue Reading