Life & Leisure News Life & Leisure News from en 60 Wreckage Found After Jet Carrying 116 People Disappears Missing Swiftair jet's pilots asked to change route after reporting a storm about 20 minutes after taking off from Burkina Faso's capital. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:35:43 -0500 NBC News Travel Sneakernomics: How Golf Lost The Millennials reported that Dick’s Sporting Goods had laid off more than 500 PGA pros who worked in Dick’s golf shops.  Dick’s used to brag that they were the biggest employer of PGA pros after the PGA itself. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:26:00 -0500 Forbes - Lifestyle Carmelo Anthony Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:25:00 -0500 Forbes - Lifestyle Carmelo Anthony's Venture Capital Firm Invests In Smart Kitchen Company New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony recently created a venture capital firm focused on technology startups and has now invested in a Silicon Valley smart kitchen company. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:25:00 -0500's%20Venture%20Capital%20Firm%20Invests%20In%20Smart%20Kitchen%20Company Forbes - Lifestyle Stocks open higher as investors gauge earnings The U.S. stock market is opening slightly higher as several big companies across industries report second-quarter earnings. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:19:47 -0500 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style This Is What Batman Might Look Like in a Final Fantasy Game Japanese artist and game designer Tetsuya Nomura tries his hand at a rendition of Batman we've definitely never seen before. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:08:29 -0500 TIME » Time Sections » Entertainment Wal-Mart names new CEO of U.S. division Wal-Mart U.S. chief Bill Simon is stepping down after being in the role since June 2010, the company said Thursday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:07:07 -0500 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Sony delays next 'Spider-Man.' Sexual Harassment at Comic-Con. After the coffee. Before yelling at Obama for Wednesday's traffic mess. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:04:00 -0500'Spider-Man.'%20Sexual%20Harassment%20at%20Comic-Con. L.A. Times - Fashion & Style ArtsBeat: Casting Announced for New Neil LaBute Play Heather Graham, Gia Crovatin, Callie Thorne and Frederick Weller will star in Neil LaBute’s new dark comedy, “The Money Shot.” Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:00:32 -0500 NYT > Arts In Alaska, wood frogs freeze for seven months, thaw and hop away Each September, the wood frogs of Alaska do a very strange thing: They freeze. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 09:00:00 -0500,%20wood%20frogs%20freeze%20for%20seven%20months,%20thaw%20and%20hop%20away L.A. Times - Fashion & Style As the daughter of a diplomat I'm used to saying goodbye Moving country every two years has made studying tough, but travel has made me who I am, writes a student blogger Read more on our global student hub How to write for Blogging Students Continue reading... Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:57:00 -0500'm%20used%20to%20saying%20goodbye Education | The Guardian Hotels Open Pools to 'Daycationing' Visitors Maybe you don't have to go far from home to experience the leisurely resort lifestyle. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:54:36 -0500'Daycationing'%20Visitors NBC News Travel AA Not Ready To Resume Israel Flights Despite the Federal thumbs up, American Airlines is making its own decision on resuming flights to Israel. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:54:24 -0500 NBC News Travel Pac-12 football gets second red-carpet premiere at Paramount Paramount Pictures presents “Pac-12 Media Day II” on Thursday. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:30:00 -0500 L.A. Times - Fashion & Style Soak It Up: Virgin CEO Branson Tweets From Tub Some CEOs read. Some play golf. Some attend charitable functions. Others? Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:29:46 -0500 NBC News Travel