Adidas’ eco-friendly sneaker is the new wave

Adidas has found a way to fix the ocean trash problem by turning plastic found at the bottom of the sea into wearable footwear. Now the company is boasting that its sold more than a million pair of plastic shoes. The popular footwear company is making millions of athletic sneakers out of ocean plastic, in partnership with Parley. According to Business Insider, the shoes use a yarn that turns ocean plastic into a polymer that can used to construct knitted footwear. Ocean plastic is a persistent problem and the company revealed in March…

The world’s worst jobs & salaries (the last one will surprise you!)

We know that sometimes work life can be a drag. We can’t always love our jobs. We thought it would be interesting to compile a list of the world’s worst jobs and their salaries. These jobs either have low projected growth, high stress, but they all have one thing in common- very low pay. Let’s stay informed as a boss girl and stay away from these career choices. Newspaper reporter   Median Salary: $36,390 The newspaper industry is slowly becoming obsolete, and these jobs are expected to diminish in the…

Joe Biden is out here giving love to the people

Find out why a candid photo of the former VP recently went viral. A candid photo of former Vice President Joe Biden talking to a homeless man has made its rounds on social media and now the pic has gone viral, according to Mother Jones. In the photo, Biden can be seen talking to a homeless man sitting on a stair-step outside of a Washington D.C. movie theater. Biden took his granddaughters out to the AMC movie theater in Georgetown last week (in our hearts and minds, he took the grandbabies to see Black Panther) when upon…

Cali man murders ex-wife but survives suicide attempt

As concerns over gun violence continue, shots rang out in a California mall on Saturday as a man gunned down his ex-wife and then attempted suicide, sending crowds of people dashing for cover and running towards the doors. “We heard commotion, people running to the opposite end of the mall yelling ‘Shooter!’” said Leo Juarez who was working at a jewelry store inside the Oaks shopping mall. The LA Times reports, that police found a 30-year-old woman dead from a gunshot wound with her ex-husband laying critically injured beside her with a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He…

Scandal Says Goodbye Across Social Media

Cast and crew of Scandal commemorate last day of filming with a flurry of social media posts. Gladiators – raise your bottles up and spill one out for the homies because Scandal has come to an end. The popular ABC series that has played with our emotions and kept our Twitter fingers tweeting for seven seasons, has finally wrapped production and the cast took to social media to say their final farewells. Fans were filled with sadness, and some were exuding excitement over the show’s finality. The gladiators, as fans are affectionately…

5 foods that are surprisingly good for you

Surprising foods that are good for you We love food just as much as we love our family. It can be hard to stay healthy amidst all the delicious goodies that surround us. When we found out the health benefits of these favorites, we just had to share them! It makes us feel more like a healthy girl when the foods we love are actually good for us! Read on to learn our fave surprising healthy foods. Avocados People are always talking about how avocado is a very fatty food.…

50M Facebook users exploited by Trump data firm

Suspected firm used popular personality tests as a gateway to personal accounts. If you’ve ever clicked a Facebook quiz to test your personality, then there’s a likely chance that your info has been captured by a Donald Trump-connected data analysis firm. According to USA Today, Facebook has cut ties with Cambridge Analytica because the firm failed to delete the personal data of users. Instead, a troubling report reveals it used the personal info from some 50 million Facebook users to help the Trump campaign build profiles of users by matching them to online records – without…

This Mother Was Arrested In Front Of Her Screaming Daughters. But She Hasn’t Been Charged With A Crime

Advocates say smuggling accusations are increasingly being used as a pretext for immigration arrests because the Trump administration has made it a priority to deport accused smugglers. But the accusations rarely get heard in a criminal court. A day after the video of her being detained by Border Patrol had more than 9 million views, Perla Morales-Luna sat in an ICE detention center accused of being part of a criminal smuggling organization. The footage, with piercing screams from at least one of her daughters who asks «Where is she going?»…

Trump Wants To EXECUTE DRUG DEALERS. Here’s Why That Won’t Fix The US Drug Epidemic

Addiction experts say that drug users and dealers wouldn’t be deterred by the threat of execution years away — and that similarly draconian policies haven’t worked in other parts of the world. Legal scholars say the Supreme Court probably wouldn’t go for it either. “If we catch a drug dealer — death penalty,” President Donald Trump told a crowd this weekend at a campaign rally outside Pittsburgh, generating cheers. The tough-on-crime plea comes amid a national public health emergency over US drug overdoses, which killed more than 62,000 people in…

Beyonce, Chris Rock, Jay Ellis, Michael B. Jordan and more celebs take over LA for NBA All-Star Weekend

Tons of our favorite celebs showed up and showed out for the weekend’s festivities. NBA All-Star Weekend hit Los Angeles in full force and tons of celebrities were on deck to attend parties and watch the big game. Here are a few of our favorite snapshots from the star-studded weekend. Anthony Anderson (Photo by Phillip Faraone/Getty Images for American Express) Anthony Anderson was sitting pretty at the American Express Experience in Los Angeles. Chadwick Boseman & Baron Davis (Photo Credit: Tony Ferguson) Baron Davis bumped in to T’Challa himself at the Beverly Hilton…