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    Drew Angerer/Getty Images MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell pivoted his business toward the beginning of the pandemic to help with the face mask making effort. Now he has about two million masks that he thinks he “ought to just burn.” Lindell’s comments came during a recent Daily Beast interview in which he lamented that he “can’t give...
    SAN FRANCISCO (KGO) -- California has fully reopened and events are happening in the San Francisco Bay Area again. If you want something fun to do, but have no idea where to start, ABC7 News reporter Jobina Fortson has a list of Bay Area events.Weekend of June 18 - 20Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated...
    Looks like a scorcher this weekend, but at least the fun factor is rising as stratospherically as the air temperature. Here are seven fab ways to fill the weekend ahead, from the latest Pixar flick — best watched in air-conditioned splendor — to Juneteenth fests, picnic inspiration and the Bay Area’s newest water park. (Psst,...
    Some shopper habits annoy and frustrate Aldi employees. Ken Wolter/Shuttershock Aldi employees told Insider the main things customers shouldn't do while shopping. Abandoning your cart or putting items where they don't belong creates more work for the staff. Try not to enter the store at closing time, but if you do, use the...
    CHICAGO (WLS) -- Mayor Lori Lightfoot's office has released details for a number of new cultural events coming to Chicago as the city fully reopens.The mayor's announcement builds on what the city is calling its "Open Chicago" initiative to safely and fully reopen.It includes new and returning summer cultural events along with artist lineups. New...
    We don’t mean to get all sentimental on you, folks, but this is one of those weekends that remind us how unbelievably special it is to live in the Bay Area. So here are some ways to enjoy it, from Pride events to county fairs (fried pickles!) to boffo beach fun and awesome arts events....
    Bananas are the top-selling fruit in the United States and are the popular fruit in the world (taking tomatoes out of the “fruit” category). That means banana peels are one of the most common bits of organic refuse we come across. It goes without saying that buying organic bananas—hardly a price jump these days—is a...
    Congratulations on getting through the always-brutal post-Memorial-Day work week. We are so proud of you, we’re offering up some particularly awesome weekend ideas, from ancient Roman opulence to cherry-pickin’ deliciousness to grilling nirvana. (And if you want to get this Weekender lineup delivered to your inbox every Thursday morning, just sign up at www.mercurynews.com/newsletters or...
    Behind a carefully cultivated image of rolling hills and idyllic farms lies the reality of an industry built on immense animal suffering. 1. Calf Separation and Slaughter Many are surprised when they realize that a cow needs to give birth in order to produce milk. Cows are mammals, like humans. But if her milk is...
    Vegas Golden Knights goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury (Mandatory Credit: Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports) After an embarrassing 7-1 loss in Game 1, the Vegas Golden Knights must be better against the Colorado Avalanche. Every hockey fan got what they wanted in the second round when the Vegas Golden Knights began their second round series against the Colorado...
    A man accused of firing a BB gun at a car on the 91 Freeway vehemently disputed the charge, telling the Southern California News Group in a jailhouse interview that authorities were “trying to get me to confess to things I didn’t do.” Jesse Leal Rodriguez, 34, was charged last week with three counts of...
    Getty Memorial Day Flowers Foundation volunteers placed flowers at Arlington National Cemetery on May 30, 2021 in Arlington, Virginia. The Foundation is supported mostly through individual and corporate sponsors, with flower growers from California, Colombia, and Ecuador donating half the flowers for the event. There are plenty of things to do on Memorial...
    (CNN)As those who are vaccinated peek out beyond our masks, people are looking for a return to summers past in 2021. Many are trying to book summer camps, find out whether pools are open, plan vacations and fill out out calendars with family and friends. And do we need backup plans in case there are...
    More On: summer Personal A/C unit is 40% off for limited time with Memorial Day discount This is the best summer for movies in years This handy device will help relieve all your bug bites this summer Here’s where to buy the best pool floats After last summer, it’s time to make up for...
    BOSTON (CBS) — Massachusetts is ready to turn the page on limiting what people can do during the coronavirus pandemic. Gov. Charlie Baker has announced that on Saturday, May 29, the state will drop all remaining COVID restrictions on businesses and industries. That means an end to capacity limits, and any venues still closed under...
    Got your loooong weekend plans? If you’re looking for ideas, you have come to the right place. We have plenty of nifty notions, from a divalicious cinematic showdown to some truly bad-ass barbecue to a wine-country trip so awesome, it glows. (And if you want to get this Weekender lineup delivered to your inbox every...
    Before heading to Trader Joe's, you may want to read up on some things you should avoid on your next trip. Roman Tiraspolsky/Shutterstock Insider spoke with current/former Trader Joe's employees about which customer habits bothered them. Leaving trash and carts around the store can be frustrating for staff.  The bells near checkout are...
    Venturing out into the world once more is surreal to begin with. But at Sensorio, the Paso Robles performance space hosting Bruce Munro’s latest Field of Light installation, the light at the end of the tunnel is apparently filled with … ethereal fairy dust. Lights glimmer across the rolling fields, miles of optic fiber shimmer...
    Loading the player... Tracee Ellis Ross isn’t married, and apparently, she’s tired of people asking her when that’s going to change. In a candid new interview with Marie Claire, the wildly successful actress opens up about how no matter how much she achieves and how amazing of a life she’s built even she can’t...
    Memorial Day is right around the corner, which means it’s time to sharpen our weekend-fulfillment skills, and pronto. So here are some cool suggestions, from great escapist movies to dandy day trips to live-streaming Dr. Ruth (sort of). (And if you want to get this Weekender lineup delivered to your inbox every Thursday morning, just...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — It’s the simple things keeping Harford County’s Fred Carlson so calm in a chair that’s meant to rob his freedom. You wouldn’t know that he has ALS from watching him walk his service dog, Marley. His identity is a Green Beret. Platoon Leader of the 173rd Airborne Brigade. Marathon runner. READ MORE:...
    CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Nikki Reed, 33; Erin Richards, 35; Hill Harper, 35; Bob Saget, 65. Happy Birthday: Put more emphasis on home, family and finding innovative ways to use both work and downtime efficiently and effectively. Maintaining balance will be the key to your success on both fronts. Don’t limit the possibilities because...
    “One day you’re going to sprout feathers!” That’s what my father used to say to me because my favorite food was chicken. I never gave much thought to the actual animals. When I had to pass a live chicken market on my way to work, I crossed the street so I wouldn’t have to see...
    Cold, warm; in, out; love Chrissy Teigen, hate Chrissy Teigen … we just can’t keep up. So let’s just focus on having a blast this weekend, OK? Here are some ideas for just that, from amazing walks to thrilling art shows and movies to boffo beer gardens. (And if you want to get this Weekender...
    EVER wondered how posh you really are? Well if you own an Aga, ask people "where did you go to school" or call the toilet "the loo", you may well fall into that category. 2Kate's choice of a gilet puts her in the 'posh' pile according to the national surveyCredit: PA A national study...
    Food and fun (and then more food) are on the horizon this Mother’s Day weekend, because your mom deserves it (and so do you). So here are some cool ideas, from yummy brunch and pizza options to dance recitals and a heartfelt mom-themed movie from David Oyelowo. (And if you want to get this Weekender...
    Anna Nicole Smith's daughter Dannielynn Birkhead coordinated perfectly with her father, Larry Birkhead, on Saturday as the pair continued a long standing family tradition of attending the Kentucky Derby. The 14-year-old daughter of the late model, who died from an accidental overdose in 2007, beamed with excitement as she and her dad, 48, geared up...
    Did you get the shot? Good. Did you wait two weeks? Great. It’s now safe for you to venture out into the world again. New York is coming back to life. As more and more businesses and clubs open up, we’re reminded of the buzzing normalcy we used to have. Prepared to fill up...
    When even the world’s meanest chihuahua can find a bit of love, you know things are heading in the right direction. So let’s all celebrate with an awesome weekend — and do we have some good ideas, from gorgeous Marin fun to a yummy bake sale topped with kindness, and a kick-butt new Tom Clancy...
    General manager Mike Mayock held his pre-draft video conference Thursday uninterested in giving up crucial information as to the Raiders’ intentions, but he did address some of the biggest dilemmas regarding the 2021 NFL Draft as well as the status of the current roster. For instance, Mayock wouldn’t take a deep dive into obvious...
    It’s a great weekend to get out. Or stay in. Or do both. Fortunately we have ideas for all kinds of fun things to do and tasty stuff to devour this weekend, from dazzling day trips to a drive-in opera to the Oscars. (And if you want to get this Weekender lineup delivered to your...
    Tomorrow (Thursday, April 22) is the 51st Earth Day. The first Earth Day took place on April 22, 1970, a direct descendant of the 1960s antiwar protests. Twenty million Americans demonstrated in cities across the country. In 1990, Earth Day went global. The Paris Agreement was signed on Earth Day 2016. Today about 1 billion...
    Attorney General Merrick Garland wants to put civil rights at the forefront of his Justice Department agenda. In his first interview since becoming the country's top law enforcement official last month, Garland told ABC News he aims to seize the "opportunity to do some very important things," including pushing for police reform following several high-profile...
    Welcome to another installment of The Weekender, where sun, fun and tasty adult beverages are never out of arm’s reach. So here are some fun ideas for this weekend, from boffo beer gardens to brilliant biking trails to amazing concerts, movies, poetry readings and plays — of the live and virtual variety. (And if you...
    Daunte Wright shooting: Officer Kim Potter has been charged with 2nd-degree manslaughter Twins accused of plotting to kidnap Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer released from house arrest Retirement planning can be demystified and distilled into three steps, according to one expert. “There are essentially three things you got to do to prepare for retirement,” Caroline...
    According to statistics from the latest APPA National Pet Owners Survey, over 79 million households have at least one pet. 37 percent of those surveyed adopted their pets from a shelter or rescue. The Humane Society of the United States estimates that there are approximately 3,000 shelters and 10,000 rescues or sanctuaries in the U.S....
    Spring weather and scads of fun things to do and eat await us, so let’s get right to it: Here are seven ways to have an awesome weekend, from tide-pool adventures to an explosion of cool movies to mouthwatering empanadas. (And if you want to get this Weekender lineup delivered to your inbox every Thursday...
    By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston BOSTON (CBS) — Tom Brady’s now had a couple of months to process his most recent Super Bowl victory, a win that gave him an absurd seven championships. READ MORE: Red Sox Option Tanner Houck To Alternate Training Site In Worcester And while six of those wins obviously came during his time working...
    What is small, cute, and furry all over? It’s a guinea pig! Also called a cavy, these adorable and affectionate creatures are typically not thought of as pets living in animal shelters. Like cats and dogs, there are also shelter guinea pigs hoping to find themselves loving forever homes with caring families. If you are...
    Dr. Anthony Fauci responded Friday to criticism he’s received from several Republican lawmakers and others. Fox News’ Neil Cavuto started by asking him about Johns Hopkins Professor Dr. Marty Makary, who swiped at Fauci this week saying his herd immunity forecast is too cautious. Fauci said Makary is “completely misunderstanding” his point and said, “Regarding...
    For those who wear shoes and wear socks with those shoes, there is the inevitable problem of eventually acquiring old socks. Old socks can come in many forms. They can be the singular element remaining from a once happy couple, the hopeless, hapless survivor of the lost sock. They can be the piece of the...
    Whether you’re feasting on an Easter brunch, soaking in the sun or welcoming the return of movie blockbuster season (or all three) we know you are stoked for a great weekend. So here are some super ideas, from gooey brunch blissfulness to great hikes and day trips to a classic monster smackdown. (And if you...
    MoMo Productions/Getty Images With summer coming, personal trainers have seen a rise in people seeking fast fitness results. You can make a lot of fitness progress in a few months with specific, realistic fitness goals. To lose fat or gain muscle, work multiple muscle groups at once, create a nutrition plan, and prioritize...
    Things to do in Southern California after you’re vaccinated
    Most players in Minecraft have some kind of idea on how to play the game. While the basic tools and skills are not that hard to learn for beginners, they do mess up a lot in some complex parts of the game. Many players make a lot of wrong decisions while playing the game, which...
    MIAMI BEACH (CBSMiami) — On Sunday March 21, when police closed popular Ocean Drive at 8 p.m., not everyone went home. Some people continued the party on the streets of residential Meridian Avenue, just a few blocks over. “Over 1,000 people easily,” said John Walter, who lives in an apartment on Meridian Ave. “And they were...
    Starting April 15, every Californian 16 and older will be eligible to get a COVID-19 vaccine, Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Thursday. As of April 1, vaccines will be available to all adults 50 and older. You can make your appointment now for a date after your eligibility begins. And there are lots of ways to...
    Spring is in the air (of course it is, where else would it be?) so let’s celebrate with a funtastic weekend! We have some cool ideas toward that end, from glorious garden walks to DIY artichokes (trust us) and an abundance of captivating music and movies. And if you want to get this Weekender lineup...