EDITION: US | UK | Canada
Thecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video NewsThecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video News
Sign In|Sign Up
 
 
Bridging The Gap
Justin Bieber blamed for too many tourists at Iceland canyon, forcing its closure Justin Bieber blamed for too many tourists at Iceland canyon, forcing its closure
Let's get to the good part: Iceland's Fjadrargljufur canyon is beautiful. Now, the not-so-good part: The fragile canyon, featured in Justin Bieber's 2015 "I'll Show You" video, is being loved to death. So the country is closing it. The music video, which has more than 440 million views on YouTube, was filmed in several locations around Iceland. But Fjadrargljufur, with its sheer, 328-foot-t...
 Read More 
Disney confirms lots more Star Wars, Marvel and Avatar films are coming Disney confirms lots more Star Wars, Marvel and Avatar films are coming
Four Star Wars films, eight Marvel instalments, four Avatar sequels and a new Indiana Jones will be coming to cinemas over the coming years. Those movies and more have been set out in Disney's latest release schedule. We already knew Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is coming out this Christmas, but there will then be a three-year gap before the start of the next trilogy, which will follow b...
 Read More 
Stratolaunch, world's largest-ever airplane, takes first flight Stratolaunch, world's largest-ever airplane, takes first flight
Stratolaunch, the largest plane ever built, took its first flight Saturday out of California's Mojave Air & Space Port, spokesperson Andrea Courtney confirmed in a statement to USA TODAY. "Achieving a maximum speed of 189 miles per hour, the plane flew for 2.5 hours over the Mojave Desert at altitudes up to 17,000 feet," the statement read. "As part of the initial flight, the pilots evaluated ...
 Read More 
The 'scary' dancer who made Marilyn sparkle The 'scary' dancer who made Marilyn sparkle
He's been called the father of American jazz dancing. But Jack Cole was also the man who gave Marilyn Monroe her dance moves. Another Cole pupil, Chita Rivera - star of the original Broadway West Side Story - recalls him as a demanding choreographer but, more than 60 years on, says she'll never have cause for complaint. Rivera is one of the few people still to have memories of dancing with Cole...
 Read More 
Chernobyl: The end of a three-decade experiment Chernobyl: The end of a three-decade experiment
Since the explosion at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in 1986, an area of more than 4,000 square kilometres has been abandoned. That could be about to change, as Victoria Gill discovered during a week-long trip to the exclusion zone. "This place is more than half of my life," says Gennady Laptev. The broad-shouldered Ukrainian scientist is smiling wistfully as we stand on the now dry ground ...
 Read More 
World’s best hotels: TripAdvisor’s 2019 award winners World’s best hotels: TripAdvisor’s 2019 award winners
TripAdvisor has become one of the go-to websites for travelers to figure out where they should stay when taking a vacation. For 17 years, the travel review and booking site has analyzed millions of its readers’ comments and opinions to name the best hotels in the U.S. and in the world. For 2019, the United States leads in TripAdvisor’s Travelers’ Choice award for hotels, with 165 of its prop...
 Read More 
The pegan diet — a hybrid of paleo and vegan — could be the next big thing The pegan diet — a hybrid of paleo and vegan — could be the next big thing
There's a new trendy diet in town, folks – the pegan diet. The word pegan has seen a 337 percent increase in searches on Pinterest since last year and has seen a steady climb in searches within the last six months. It was born when Dr. Mark Hyman, New York Times best-selling author, coined the term – a mashup of paleo and vegan – in a blog post that detailed his own diet. What is a pegan...
 Read More 
China makes history with first landing on moon's far side China makes history with first landing on moon's far side
A Chinese lunar rover landed on the far side of the moon on Thursday, in a global first that boosts Beijing’s ambitions to become a space superpower. The Chang’e-4 probe touched down and sent a photo of the so-called “dark side” of the moon to the Queqiao satellite, which will relay communications to controllers on Earth, state broadcaster CCTV said. Beijing is pouring billions into its mili...
 Read More 
Aamir Khan: The Man with the Midas touch! Aamir Khan: The Man with the Midas touch!
By: Aarefa Faridoon. “If Life was like a box of chocolates, you’d never know what you're gonna get,” but it seems like Aamir Khan is picking all the nice ones from his box. A passionate lover, an organized killer, a strict father, a professional cyclist or an engineering student who strives for excellence – the man can make everything yield gold. Mr. Perfectionist’s movies are now not looked fo...
 Read More 
America Abroad Media to Host Sixth Annual  Awards Dinner on November 7th America Abroad Media to Host Sixth Annual Awards Dinner on November 7th
WASHINGTON, DC – On Wednesday, November 7th, America Abroad Media (AAM) will recognize Bernard Henri Lévy, Haifaa Al-Mansour, the first female filmmaker in Saudi Arabia, along with writer and producer Wahid Hamed and director Marwan Hamed for their commitment to purpose driven content at their annual awards dinner. The sixth annual event will also recognize two documentaries highlighting the Kurdi...
 Read More 
Displaying 1 to 10 (of 204 new item.) Result Pages:  1  2  3  4  5 ...  [Next >>] 
 Latest News »
 
  Trump attacks Rep. Amash as a ...
  Donald Trump says 'controversi...
  'We would like to get to yes:'...
  Melania Trump hosts the 141st ...
  Donald Trump golfs with Rush L...
  Donald Trump to campaign in Wi...
  Trump celebrates Fox Business ...
  Trump-Kim summit: Fact checkin...
  Trump says U.S., China reach d...
  Trump touts economy, criminal ...
  California sues Trump over nat...
  Donald Trump declares national...
  Read President Trump's full St...
  Trump: I will wait until 'Shut...
  Trump imposes new travel restr...
  Trump says will unveil overhau...
  House Democrats will move to r...
  Donald Trump rejects Democrati...
  Trump aides call on Democrats ...
  Trump plans to visit U.S.-Mexi...
 
 

Washington, DC

  ©2010 The Capital Post. All rights reserved.