Wireless earbuds have been revolutionized since 2016, and AirPods have become iconic. New York City, and my daily commute, are perfect examples. For months, I had commuted as the Lone AirPod Guy back in late 2016. Now, who isn't wearing them? I remember putting AirPods on for the first time, and not knowing what to think. Photo taken, meme generated. Message sent: No one wanted … [Read more...] about New AirPods and my face, nearly three years later
Lightning strikes near me
As a kid, my parents always had me run around the house to unplug all of the electronics and appliances during a storm to prevent them from being damaged by lightning. Maybe you had that experience, too. Or maybe some person in your adult life has shared that bit of advice with you, and you wonder if it's true. Do you really need to unplug everything when there's … [Read more...] about Can a thunderstorm destroy your electronics?
Schuyler Dixon Associated Press Published 5:24 PM EST Dec 26, 2018 Dallas — No. 23 Boise State’s first appearance at historic Cotton Bowl Stadium turned into what is believed to be the first bowl game called off because of weather. The SERVPRO First Responder Bowl between the Broncos and Boston College was canceled because of the threat of severe weather … [Read more...] about ‘This is a first’: Weather cancels First Responder Bowl
WAKEFIELD — A heavy-duty crane along with work crews Wednesday was being used to dismantle the remnants of the fire-ravaged First Baptist Church and its steeple hours after the historic landmark was ravaged by a seven-alarm fire — that somehow left a painting of Jesus unmarked by fire, smoke, or water. Wakefield firefighters first responded around 7 p.m. Tuesday to … [Read more...] about Historic Wakefield church will be torn down after lightning strike sparks devastating fire
By Rebecca Hennes and Jay R. Jordan Updated 11:07 pm CDT, Wednesday, September 19, 2018 Investigators look at a small plane that crashed on Voss Road just west of Highway 6, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Sugar Land. Investigators look at a small plane that crashed on Voss Road just west of Highway 6, Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Sugar Land. … [Read more...] about One injured after DEA plane crashes in west Houston near Sugar Land