BTS's 'Map of the Soul: Persona' Sells 4 Million Copies Worldwide

BTS released Map of the Soul: Persona on April 12, 2019. The EP features seven tracks including the group’s hit single, “Boy With Luv.” Since releasing the album, BTS won two Billboard Music Awards, sold out stadiums across the world including Wembley Stadium, and performed on Saturday Night Live. In under five months, Map of the Soul: Persona sold over […]

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Barack Obama Is Reading SO Many Good Books This Summer

The pool days may be on their way out, but the book recommendations are still coming in hot. On Wednesday, former President Barack Obama released his 2019 summer reading list, and you have plenty of time to read a few before Labor Day. Back in June, Obama released a list of "slightly heavier" material, but his most recent recommendations are […]

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Sweden and the Netherlands Advance to the Semifinals

Stina Blackstenius scored the go-ahead goal just minutes into the second half, and Sweden surprised Germany with a 2-1 quarterfinal victory in Rennes, France, on Saturday at the Women’s World Cup. The second-ranked Germans, who won back-to-back World Cup titles in 2003 and 2007, were the presumptive favorites on their side of the bracket. Instead, they will head home. Ninth-ranked […]

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Europe Is So Hot Right Now That Even Meteorologists Are Calling It "Hell"

Europe is burning right now. “Hell is coming,” a Spanish meteorologist said this past Monday. And it did. Highest-ever temperature records are breaking across western Europe right now, including in Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Switzerland. And they’re expected to continue in the upcoming days. In Spain, the hottest locations will top out at 42-43 […]

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