June 28, 2015 11:30 PM Yes bass guitarist Chris Squire dies aged 67
Chris Squire, the bass guitarist and co-founder of 1970s British progressive rock band Yes, has died at the age of 67, his bandmates have said. Current Yes keyboardist Geoffrey Downes tweeted: "Utterly devastated beyond words to have to report the sad news of the passing of my dear friend, bandmate and inspiration Chris Squire." Squire revealed in May he was suffering 51
June 26, 2015 6:27 PM Ben & Jerry's rebrands ice cream in support of gay marriage decision
Ben & Jerry's rebranded its Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough ice cream to “I Dough, I Dough.” I Dough, I Dough after Friday's historic Supreme Court decision. (Ben & Jerry's) Ben & Jerry’s is celebrating the Supreme Court's same sex marriage ruling with cookie dough sweetness. The ice cream giant has been a long-time supporter of marriage equality and after 133
June 10, 2015 12:26 PM Chilled Brazilian Black Bean Soup Is Just Perfect For Summer
When you're in the mood for a delectable summer soup, think beans -- Brazilian black beans, that is. This light and cool recipe balances coconut milk, black beans and jalapeno to create a delicate finish of sweetness and spice. Served chilled, this velvety Brazilian black bean soup is so simple to make, it might just become your new go-to summer staple 34
June 9, 2015 11:00 AM So What Exactly IS Rhubarb, Anyway?
Rhubarb might be a seasonal spring darling, but that doesn't mean that everyone knows what it is exactly. If you're one of those people who secretly has no idea what rhubarb is, or think you know but aren't confident enough to say it out loud, you've come to the right place. We're about to break it down for you. Rhubarb is technically a vegetable, but is legally 42
May 25, 2015 6:35 PM Sparkling Mango Lemonade All Summer Long
Sparkling mango lemonade is a fun, fizzy beverage you'll want to drink all summer long. It's completely customizable to your own tastes - make it sweeter or more tart, or spike it with a splash of vodka! Nothing says “summer” to me than my first batch of homemade lemonade. Mind you, I did NOT grow up drinking anything resembling homemade lemonade. The powdered 72
May 18, 2015 4:19 AM Billboard Music Awards 2015: All The Highlights From The Big Night!
Kylie Jenner Lets You Soak In Her Curves At The Billboard Music Awards! [CLICK HERE] Aww! Taylor Swift & Calvin Harris Complement Each Other In Black And White At The Billboard Music Awards! [CLICK HERE] Jennifer Lopez Once Again Bares Boobs & Belly In A Sequined Naked Dress At The Billboard Music Awards [CLICK HERE] Taylor Swift's Bad Blood Music Video 728
April 27, 2015 3:00 AM First Listen: Chris Stapleton, 'Traveller'
Even the most seemingly organic contemporary country albums — the ones by often-awarded "authentic" artists like Miranda Lambert and Eric Church — can sometimes show evidence of a checklist. Eager to prove both currency and adherence to tradition, these more daring country stars range over predetermined territory, showing familiarity with Southern musical 75
April 26, 2015 6:13 AM Music Reviews: Alabama Shakes, They Might Be Giants, Passion Pit, Wire and More
This week, soul band Alabama Shakes release their second record, legendary Brooklyn alt-rockers They Might Be Giants release their 17th album, electro-glitch-pop project Passion Pit releases a third full-length, Idaho fuzz-rockers Built To Spill make a comeback after a six year break, buzz band Speedy Ortiz make a huge splash, influential art-rock band Wire drop a new album 54
April 24, 2015 9:59 PM 21 Subtle Shifts to Live Life in the Now
When we're not being mindful, life moves by in the blink of an eye. Tendencies to overstuff our schedules, to stay plugged in as slaves to technology all hours of the day, and to constantly strive for more can and will rob us of our precious presence. We've glorified busy and achievement. It's our culture. And, as a result, people, overall, actually 65
April 24, 2015 8:13 PM Hostage Deaths Call U.S. Drone Program Into Question
The unintended deaths of two aid workers are raising questions about when and whether the U.S. should be killing its enemies by remote control. The workers - an American and an Italian - were killed in a U.S. drone strike earlier this year in the border region between Afghanistan and Pakistan. As NPR's David Welna reports, for a second day President 27