Surprising food facts that are actually true

Red peppers have almost 2.5 times more vitamin C than oranges Yes, citrus fruits are a great source of vitamin C, but there are other fruits and veggies that offer even more of a boost of this important nutrient. Just half a red pepper, eaten raw, provides more than your requirement for the day. Cut […]

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Tennessee governor signs proclamation honoring early KKK leader, sparking backlash

Per: CNN Tennessee Gov. Bill Lee signed a proclamation declaring Saturday “Nathan Bedford Forrest Day,” in honor of the Confederate Army general who was a slave trader and an early member of the Ku Klux Klan. Under Tennessee law, governors are required to proclaim six dates as “days of special observance” including July 13 as “Nathan […]

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Prime Day: Amazon gives first glimpse of its deals

Per: CNN Amazon has revealed what’s on sale for Prime Day. The annual sales extravaganza begins this Monday and will run for 48 hours. Similar to previous Prime Days, Amazon (AMZN) is slashing prices and offering more than one million deals as a way to drum-up spending during a typically slow summer sales period. Amazon also wants to drive people to subscribe […]

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Charming Charlie is closing all of its stores

Per: CNN Charming Charlie has fallen victim to the ongoing retail apocalypse. The women’s fashion accessory retailer has filed for bankruptcy for the second time in two years and announced Thursday it will close all of its stores. Charming Charlie has more than 260 stores in 38 states and employs more than 3,300 people. It was founded in […]

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The 15 best college dorms in America

9. Liberty University — Lynchburg, Virginia Niche’s dorm rating: A+ Freshmen living on-campus: 84% According to a student: “Newest and most updated dorms are the Commons. The oldest and largest dorms are found at the Annex (though they are the largest, they may be crowded if one gets into a three-person room). Annex outdoor amenities are great (except […]

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“How To Get Away With Murder” To End With Upcoming 6th Season

Per: TSR It’s officially the end of the road for the long-running Viola Davis-led series How To Get Away With Murder. The announcement was just made by network ABC and confirmed by series creator Shonda Rhimes. Premiering in 2014, the nail-biting legal drama centers around lawyer and legal professor Annalise Keating, who manages to find herself […]

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