Online mental health resources for teens

Online mental health resources for teens

Teens don't need to read the headlines to know that they and too many of their peers are feeling lonely, sad, anxious, and suicidal. Recent headlines, however, confirm what's happening in their lives.   This week, a Pediatrics study documented a 28 percent increase in psychiatric visits to the emergency room for American youth. The…
Best new stress toys 2019: Fidget spinners were just the beginning

Best new stress toys 2019: Fidget spinners were just the beginning

The fidget spinner craze may be dead, but the idea behind them isn't. Here are some of the best new energy-channeling toys that'll keep your hands busy. Disclosure Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps support our work. Best desk…
LeBron James: Lakers Missing Playoffs ‘Not What We Signed Up For’

LeBron James: Lakers Missing Playoffs ‘Not What We Signed Up For’

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Los Angeles Lakers superstar forward LeBron James said missing the playoffs is "not what we signed up for" after the team was eliminated from postseason contention with a 111-106 loss to the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night. "But you don't even try to wrap your head around it, you just keep pushing,"…
Trump golfs as nation waits for Mueller findings

Trump golfs as nation waits for Mueller findings

President Donald Trump is on the golf course in Florida a day after special counsel Robert Mueller closed his 22-month-long Russia investigation with no new charges. Mueller delivered his long-awaited report Friday to the Justice Department, which was expected to release the main findings as soon as Saturday. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said…
Microsoft’s cloud boss explains how it’s packaging up its best technology to win customers across gaming, cybersecurity, and augmented reality

Microsoft’s cloud boss explains how it’s packaging up its best technology to win customers...

Microsoft has had a busy few weeks. Since the end of February, Microsoft has unveiled the HoloLens 2 augmented reality headset, the Azure Sentinel cloud computing security service, and Game Stack, a unified set of tools to help game developers build with Microsoft Azure. These are all very disparate businesses, spanning the nascent market for…
Before starring in ‘Black Panther’ and ‘Us’, Winston Duke went on hundreds of auditions and worked as a gift wrapper

Before starring in ‘Black Panther’ and ‘Us’, Winston Duke went on hundreds of auditions...

Jim Bennett | WireImage | Getty Images Actor Winston Duke is interviewed live on stage during the 2019 SXSW Conference and Festival at Container Bar on March 09, 2019 in Austin, Texas. "'What am I doing?'" he says he would ask himself on many occasions. "If I committed this much attention and intention to anything…
NASA posts images of powerful fireball exploding over Earth

NASA posts images of powerful fireball exploding over Earth

Boom. A radiant fireball exploded over the remote Bering Sea in Dec. 2018, though it wasn't until some three months later that scientists, scouring satellite images, discovered the dramatic event. NASA's Terra satellite — an Earth-observing satellite the size of a small school bus — also unwittingly documented the fiery explosion, and the space agency…
Lupita Nyong’o and the stars of ‘Us’ rap about their characters: Watch

Lupita Nyong’o and the stars of ‘Us’ rap about their characters: Watch

Us may be a work of horror, but this Instagram post is pure fun. Lupita Nyong'o shared a video on Friday featuring the four main stars — Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Shahadi Wright Joseph, and Evan Alex — each rapping a verse about their characters. A beat playing in the background remixes the movie's updated version…
How a premature ejaculation drug sparked a $150 million legal battle over trade secrets

How a premature ejaculation drug sparked a $150 million legal battle over trade secrets

Sam Gangwer | The Orange County Register | AP Stanwood Elkus, who is accused of shooting and killing his doctor at the doctor's office in Newport Beach in 2013, is wheeled into Orange County Superior Court in Santa Ana on Thursday, July 27, 2017. It was a case of mistaken identity. Elkus blamed Gilbert for…
Trump’s ‘economic illiteracy’ caused the US-China trade war, says professor

Trump’s ‘economic illiteracy’ caused the US-China trade war, says professor

The trade war between the U.S. and China — which has threatened global growth — was a result of "economic illiteracy" on the part of President Donald Trump, according to an economics professor at Columbia University. Trump has on many occasions said the trade imbalance between the U.S. and China is a sign that America…