Weihai of China:Traditional folk customs and colorful culture welcome the new year

Traditional folk customs and colorful culture welcome the new year In the past few days, the harbor district has carried out colorful folk activities such as playing live newspapers, shopping in the New Year’s gussing lantern riddles which adds a strong cultural flavor to the festive Spring Festival. Citizen Liu Xiuli I More...

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By Boston Journal On Sunday, November 8th, 2020

What Kamala Harris, Donald Trump were doing when 2020 presidential election results came in

The moment the 2020 presidential election results were finally projected on Saturday, at least two of the candidates were in the midst of getting some exercise.  President Trump was golfing at his Virginia country More...

By Boston Journal On Thursday, November 5th, 2020

Texas teacher’s no-homework policy goes viral on TikTok — but reactions are split

An English teacher in Texas has gone viral because she doesn’t give her students any homework. Courtney White, from Alvarado, Texas, posted a video on TikTok mentioning her homework policy.  In the video, More...

By Boston Journal On Monday, November 2nd, 2020

South Carolina police officer shows off dance moves with citizen in TikTok video

Lt. Danny Brown, a police officer in South Carolina, was out on patrol Friday night when a citizen flagged him down with a unique request. He wanted to make a TikTok video with Brown.  Though it might have been More...

By Boston Journal On Friday, October 30th, 2020

Texas man bikes around perimeter of Lone Star State in 58 days

Well, he certainly put his pedal to the metal. Austin, Texas, resident Aaron Chamberlain biked more than 3,000 miles around the perimeter of the Lone Star State, with his journey creating an almost perfect depiction More...

By Boston Journal On Tuesday, October 27th, 2020

Cold temperatures, vitamin A can help the body burn more fat, study shows

People looking to lose weight may start embracing the winter months after a new study found cold temperatures and increased vitamin A encourage fat burning. The study, which was published in the journal Molecular More...

By Boston Journal On Saturday, October 24th, 2020

Newlywed police officers celebrated for returning to work the day after their wedding

Soon after they committed to each other, this newlywed couple also showed their commitment to their jobs.  Cole Hoyer and Kelly Momber are two police officers in Michigan with the Grand Rapids Police Department More...

By Boston Journal On Wednesday, October 21st, 2020

Dad, baby go viral after they pose for Walmart security camera close-up

When Nick and Ivy Janzen went to their local Walmart with their 5-month-old daughter earlier this week, they had no idea they would go viral. While waiting in line inside the store, Nick lifted up their little More...

By Boston Journal On Saturday, October 17th, 2020

Cow-hugging, an alleged wellness fad, has people cuddling farm animals to relieve stress

In the increasingly hectic and stressful year of 2020, people are seeking calm wherever they can find it — from frolicking through the fields to adopting plants. But now there’s another natural way to restore More...

By Boston Journal On Sunday, October 11th, 2020

Ammo shortage strikes as hunting season begins

It’s looking like it’s going to be a busy hunting season. According to multiple states, significantly more people than usual have applied for hunting licenses, likely due to a desire to get outside after the More...