A little mind candy for the middle of your day

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 07:11 AM EDT

President Obama Dines With Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam

President Obama Dines With Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam

President Barack Obama dined in Hanoi, Vietnam, on Monday with CNN personality Anthony Bourdain, whose "Parts Unknown" food travelogue is one of the network's most popular nonfiction series. Bourdain met...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 07:51 AM EDT

Bill Removes Offensive Terms from US Laws

Bill Removes Offensive Terms from US Laws

Federal laws will no longer include outdated and offensive terms used to describe minority groups. President Barack Obama signed a bill striking the several terms, including "Negro" and "Oriental" on Friday...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 07:12 AM EDT

Angelina Jolie to Teach at London School of Economics

Angelina Jolie to Teach at London School of Economics

Oscar-winning actress and activist Angelina Jolie has been appointed a visiting professor at one of Britain's most prestigious universities. The London School of Economics announced Monday that Jolie will...

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 04:51 AM EDT

Katie Ledecky Shies Away From Spotlight

Katie Ledecky Shies Away From Spotlight

When an athlete is poised to become a huge Olympic star, it's only natural to wonder what might come next.

Hosting "Saturday Night Live," perhaps? Maybe a reality show?

Not so with Katie Ledecky.

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 04:29 AM EDT

'It's Been Wild': Teen's Beyoncé-Inspired Prom Dress Goes Viral

'It's Been Wild': Teen's Beyoncé-Inspired Prom Dress Goes Viral

A Missouri teen just seriously raised the bar for prom fashion by re-creating Beyoncé’s famed Met Gala look on a high school budget. India Ross, of St. Louis, told Cosmopolitan she’s "always loved" Beyoncé, and...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 12:59 PM EDT

American Revolution Museum Dig Uncovers 82,000 Artifacts

American Revolution Museum Dig Uncovers 82,000 Artifacts

Archaeologists surveying the site of the new Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia’s Old City neighborhood uncovered about 82,000 artifacts linked to homes, taverns and print shops dating as far back...

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 10:48 AM EDT

DJ Calvin Harris Injured in Head-On Car Crash

DJ Calvin Harris Injured in Head-On Car Crash

Superstar DJ and producer Calvin Harris was among two people injured following a head-on crash in Studio City Friday night, police said.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 10:45 AM EDT

Best Friends Turn Dream Into $100M Venture

Best Friends Turn Dream Into $100M Venture

Two best friends turned a high school science project into a save-the-planet discovery that could make them multimillionaires.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 10:44 AM EDT

Eagles QB Carson Wentz Gets 1st Trading Card

Eagles QB Carson Wentz Gets 1st Trading Card

Wentz was in LA with other football players who were all a part of a trading card photo shoot.

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 08:44 AM EDT

Madonna, Stevie Wonder Pay Homage to Prince

Madonna, Stevie Wonder Pay Homage to Prince

Celine Dion and Kesha, both in the midst of drama in their personal lives, gave emotional performances at the 2016 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday.

About Us
Take a break from thinking hard and have a little fun with NBC10's Lunch Break. Have a Lunch Break story suggestion? Want to sponsor our page? Email us at PhillyWebTeam@nbcuni.com.