Facing top-ranked Germany with a chance to reach the World Cup final, US women's national team coach Jill Ellis decided to ditch her favored 4-4-2 formation — the one the US has used for every single game this tournament — for a 4-2-3-1. The result? A 2-0 victory over the No.
An official trailer for "Steve Jobs" was just finally released. In this version of the Jobs story, the Apple visionary is played by Michael Fassbender. Meanwhile, Seth Rogen plays Steve Wozniak. Oscar winning director Danny Boyle ("Slumdog Millionaire," "Trainspotting") and Oscar winning writer Aaron Sorkin ("The Social Network") bring the story to life.
Years of research suggests that we tend to hold other people to different standards than we hold ourselves. For example: Your coworker turns in a project late, and you assume he's a slacker. The next week, you turn in a project late, and you tell yourself it's because you were preoccupied with relationship issues.
Patrick Thornton, a 47-year-old banker from Charlotte, North Carolina, explained how he survived a vicious shark attack on Friday in the Outer Banks. In a telephone interview from his hospital room on Monday, Thornton told The Virginia-Pilot that was playing in waist-deep water at Avon with his 8-year-old son Jack around 11:30 a.m.
Shyp, the startup that sends a courier to your house to pick up your packages and ship them for you, is reclassifying its laborers as employees. As you may recall, the California Labor Commission ruled last month that an Uber driver, who filed a suit against the company for misclassifying her as an independent contractor, was actually an employee.
Coming out as gay can feel like an isolating experience — but YouTube users are proving it doesn't have to be. The YouTube coming-out video has become its own mini-genre in the past few years. Actress Ellen Page, Olympian Tom Daley, and YouTube star Ingrid Nilsen are among the many people who've gone viral on the platform while publicly revealing their sexual orientation. And after these reveals, millions of views, likes, and positive comments come rolling in.