Various people across the US from New Jersey to California still keep a paper map on hand for several reasons. Stephanie Kivett Ohnegian from New Jersey keeps a paper map in her car because there are times when a GPS signal doesn’t work or its routing, she says, is ridiculous.
Human behavior is complicated. As a matter of fact, the debate as to Humanity’s inherent goodness (or evil-ness) is among the oldest philosophical debates, argued by thinkers like Plato and Aristotle. But while this debate seems to rage on, even today, a new study seems to advise that people are inherently
People hate getting bombarded with ads on their favorite websites; and people love The New York Times. So it only makes sense that people are getting tired of ads on the digital version of the popular newspaper. And from the looks of their success, it appears the newspaper is listening.
You have probably heard the term before, but perhaps not fully understood what a flavonol is. This is a type of flavonoid, which is a phytochemical naturally found in plants. Flavonols are important because they are known to have both antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties. Previous studies suggest that flavonoids may also possess a
On Thursday this week, a California judge ordered personal care company Johnson & Johnson to pay nearly $344 million in penalties to the Golden State following a ruling that the company misled women over the inherent safety of its pelvic mesh products. These are permanent surgical implants initially designed for the
The US federal Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced, this week, a recall of more than 165,000 infant incline sleepers due to concerns over suffocation risk. Four baby product manufacturers have been impacted with the recall and are, so far, fully cooperating, according to the CPSC. In a recent news release,
Car insurance rates have risen over the last 10 years by 29.6% averaging $1,548 last year up from $1,194 in 2011. Zebra, an insurance shopping site, published a detailed report, citing the increase outpaced both inflation and increases in average car prices. It also showed that increase in car insurance
Chief executive of Disney, Bob Iger, received $47.5 million in compensation in 2019. Now, that might sound like a lot of money—and it is, under normal circumstances—but it was actually 28 percent less than what he received the year before. Specifically, Iger earned only $3 million in salary, but this
Starbucks is following China’s lead in cutting down its carbon footprint by cutting its carbon, waste and water use by 505 by 2030. China announced that it was currently banning all single-use plastics in major cities and by 2022 in every city and town through the country In order for
The board of directors at Best Buy Co is currently investigating allegations that chief executive Corie Barry had what is considered an inappropriate relationship with a colleague who then left the company just before Barry accepted this leadership role. According a statement from the company, released on Friday, the Richfield-based home