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Zidane`s Madrid on cusp of setting new unbeaten record
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Zinedine Zidane is one match away from coaching Real Madrid to a new unbeaten record. When Zidane replaced Rafa Benitez midway through last season, the inexperienced former midfield standout got off to an auspicious start ...
LeBron gets the last word on Phil and Knicks
Phil Jackson slipped into his seat — center court, about 10 rows back — just as the game was tipping off, almost unnoticed as he took his place next to Bill Bradley. But LeBron James clearly knew where he was. With each dunk and 3-pointer and ...
Top 5 Heisman Moments of 2016
When did we know? Looking back, when was that instance where college football`s top players did something so spectacular that it basically became a foregone conclusion they would be a candidate for the Heisman Trophy? They all had that `moment` that ...
Manchester United vs. Zorya live stream: Time, TV schedule, and how to watch Europa League online
Manchester United are still fighting for their Europa League future, with a chance at hand to win Group A and be on the better side of the draw in the first knockout round — but they also still have a chance to get knocked out of the Europa League ...
Why the Pirates might regret not trading Andrew McCutchen
Well, this could get awkward. Heading into this week`s MLB Winter Meetings, it appeared Andrew McCutchen was the superstar most likely to get traded. However, as the executives left the meetings on Thursday morning, McCutchen was still a Pittsburgh ...
Ezekiel Elliott investigation still “active and ongoing”
In the never-ending NFL news cycle, stories bubble up before being pushed to a rear burner, forgotten until the next time the lid begins to softly rattle against the rim of the pot. For Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott, the simmering continues when ...
Why the Clippers still aren`t ready for the Warriors
LOS ANGELES – Blake Griffin doesn`t do it with the frequency of his hyperbolic, rim-hurdling youth, but he occasionally adds victims to his disrespectful dunk mixtapes. Draymond Green joined the list Wednesday night at Staples Center, where he stood ...
Stefan Frei returns to Toronto hoping to win MLS Cup
TORONTO — It was a cold December night six years ago when Stefan Frei sat in the stands at BMO Field and watched the MLS Cup final as a spectator. Having just completed his second year as the starting goalkeeper for Toronto FC, Frei endured the frigid ...
Conor McGregor is going to be on `Game of Thrones.` Here`s how we think he`ll kill people
UFC president Dana White confirmed on Wednesday that Conor McGregor will appear on Season 7 of Game of Thrones, everyone`s some people`s favorite gory television show where no one lives for very long. Seeing as everybody eventually bites the dust ...
Ronda Rousey Has Decided She`s Done With Endless Media Appearances
After her brief and puzzling appearance at UFC 205, the MMA media corps really wanted to know what was up with Ronda Rousey. Why had she stormed out of Madison Square Garden without nary a word? Why was she suddenly so unwilling to do even the ...
Barcelona extends friendly invite to Brazilian team devastated by plane crash
Chapecoense Real, the Brazilian soccer team devastated late last month when the majority of its players and coaching staff died in a plane crash, received a boost of confidence on Thursday when Spanish giants Barcelona invited the club to play in its ...
Osweiler: Texans face `biggest game of our season`
`This game Sunday afternoon in Indianapolis, this is the biggest game of our season,` Osweiler said, per the team`s official website. `I`m viewing our season right now as a one-game season and it`s one game that we must win. I think our entire football ...
10 reasons to watch UFC Fight Night 102, including heavyweights set to separate hype from reality
It`s not often that the UFC presents events on back-to-back nights, and it`s even rarer that those events are within driving distance of each other, but that`s the case this week. Things kick off on Friday in Albany, N.Y. at Times Union Center with UFC ...
Padres load up in Rule 5 draft, acquire RHP Diaz
The San Diego Padres, who finished 68-94 last season, have used Thursday`s Rule 5 draft to try to add the top three selections to their roster. The Padres traded for No. 1 overall pick Miguel Diaz and reportedly are working a deal with the Cincinnati ...
Dave Dombrowski on Hot Stove Show: `Our goal is to be good for the next 10 years`
Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski was a guest of the Hot Stove Show on Wednesday night to discuss the Chris Sale trade and his general approach to the winter meetings, and he made it clear that despite trading prospects at a ...
Jeff Fisher may have talked himself into getting fired
Any goodwill left between the two sides evaporated Tuesday when Fisher was asked about Snead also getting an extension with the Rams. “I`m so busy here, I was honestly unaware he was extended. I`m being honest with you, we`re just working here,” ...
Browns to start quarterback Robert Griffin III against Bengals
The NFL Live crew wonder if Robert Griffin III can snap the Browns` losing streak as he is set to return to the field against the Cincinnati Bengals. (1:59). Facebook · Twitter; Pinterest · Email; comment. 11:27 AM ET. Dan GrazianoESPN Staff Writer. Close.
NASCAR star Earnhardt cleared to race again after concussion
FILE - In this June 30, 2016, file photo, Dale Earnhardt Jr., second from left, chats with his crew in the garage during NASCAR Sprint Cup auto racing practice at Daytona International Speedway, in Daytona Beach, Fla. Earnhardt, who missed the final 18 ...
Ole Miss fires co-offensive coordinator Werner
OXFORD, Miss. -- Mississippi co-offensive coordinator Dan Werner has been fired after five seasons with coach Hugh Freeze. The school announced on Thursday that Werner`s contract would not be renewed. The change means that Freeze is looking for new ...
Robert Alford signs four-year extension with Falcons
The Atlanta Falcons signed Robert Alford to a four-year contract extension, keeping one of their starting cornerbacks from hitting the open market after the season. The Falcons announced the signing Thursday. The deal is worth $38 million and includes ...
Phillies lose Hoby Milner in Rule 5 Draft
The Winter Meetings ended today with the Rule 5 draft. The draft came in two phases, the major league portion when the selected player must stay on the major league roster all year, and the minor league portion where eligible players not on the AAA ...
Arrowhead field frozen ahead of Raiders-Chiefs
Is there any chance the Oakland Raiders equipment manager packed ice skates instead of spikes? According to NFL Network`s Courtney Fallon, early on Thursday there was a layer of ice under the tarp covering Arrowhead Stadium ahead of tonight`s tilt ...
Kovac brothers sign new Frankfurt deals
Niko Kovac and his brother Robert have been rewarded for Eintracht Frankfurt`s impressive progress under their stewardship. More. Eintracht Frankfurt have tied down coach Niko Kovac and his brother and assistant boss Robert to new contracts until 2019.
Braves take Cubs RHP in Rule 5 Draft
The Atlanta Braves used the fifth pick in the Rule 5 draft on to select Cubs Triple-A right-handed pitcher Armando Rivero on Thursday morning. For his minor league career, Rivero was impressive with a 2.70 ERA and 1.12 WHIP in 220 innings pitched.
Home Depot Awards to Remain at College Football Hall of Fame Through 2020
Home Depot Awards to Remain at College Football Hall of Fame Through 2020 ESPN and the COLLEGE FOOTBALL Hall of Fame and Chick-fil-A Fan Experience have reached a new multiyear agreement to keep the live telecast and premier postseason ...
Scott Pruitt, Trump`s pick for the EPA, has been Obama`s worst nightmare
The last six years of President Obama`s domestic agenda can pretty much be summed up like this: Obama proposes something new to Congress, and it says no. He tries to go around Congress by implementing rules via his administration, only to get sued by ...
Apple iPhone 7 Is The Best-Selling Smartphone In US, Trumping The Samsung Galaxy S7: Kantar
The iPhone 7 was the single best-selling smartphone in the United States in the third quarter of 2016, new stats from Kantar Worldpanel reveal. The Samsung Galaxy S7 ranked third. ( Apple ). Advertisement. The iPhone 7 rules the U.S. smartphone market ...
Costumes Look Like They`re Coming To `Pokémon GO,` And That`s Awesome
Pokémon GO is making moves. After months of minor updates at best, Niantic is gearing up for a big announcement on December 12th where the developer will likely unveil something in the neighborhood of 100 Gen 2 Pokémon, making the first major ...
Super Mario Run races across social media
The reviews are out for Super Mario Run, and they`re on the move across social media. Photo by Sarah Tew/CNET. Run, don`t walk, to your nearest social media source to find out what people think of the much-hyped Super Mario Run. Interest in Nintendo`s ...
Microsoft now has the tools to make the Surface Pro the ultimate mobile computer
Recently, I purchased a Microsoft Surface Pro 4. I`d been looking for a lightweight, powerful computer that could go with me everywhere, and despite its year-old age and lack of current processors or forward-looking things like USB Type-C, the Surface ...
Here`s what`s first on Microsoft`s LinkedIn integration to-do list
Just two days after gaining European regulatory approval for its LinkedIn acquisition, Microsoft has closed the deal. mslinkedinfirstpriorities.jpg Credit: Microsoft. On December 8, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella outlined (on LinkedIn, naturally) his list ...
A Hexagonal Storm Really Is Over Saturn`s North Pole
NASA`s Cassini spacecraft has sent its first images from its new orbit of Saturn, including some of a mysterious hexagon near the planet`s north pole. SEE MORE: 56-Year-Old Astronaut Becomes Oldest Woman In Space. Each of the hexagon`s sides are as ...
Samsung Might Beat Apple`s Next iPhone to a Big New Feature
Apple is reportedly planning a major new update to the next iPhone, but Samsung might offer it first. Samsung is considering delivering an all-screen face in its next handset, believed to be known as the Galaxy S8, Bloomberg is reporting, citing people ...
Giraffes at risk of `silent extinction,` biologists warn
WASHINGTON — The giraffe, the tallest land animal, is now at risk of extinction, biologists say. Because the giraffe population has shrunk nearly 40 percent in just 30 years, scientists put it on the official watch list of threatened and endangered ...
Google Drive now allows users to manage Android device backups
In recent versions of Android, Google`s built-in backup & restore functionality has been enhanced to take care of not only contacts and calendar data, but also a list of apps, app data, and even some device settings (such as launcher layout). This has ...
Politics|Labor secretary pick may rekindle Trump`s women problem. And Chris Christie won`t head Republican Party.
Labor secretary pick may rekindle Trump`s women problem. And Chris Christie won`t head Republican Party. By MAGGIE HABERMAN UPDATED 9:21 AM. Continue reading the main story Share This Page. Continue reading the main story. Share; Tweet ...
Acer, Google, HTC, Oculus, Samsung, Sony Get Matching Global Virtual Reality Association Jackets
Acer Starbreeze, Google, HTC Vive, Facebook`s Oculus, Samsung and Sony Interactive Entertainment have less than ceremoniously announced they have built a fort in the backyard and will be trading Magic cards and reading dirty magazines. The six ...
Android 7.0 Nougat Update: Here`s When To Expect It For Nexus 6, Moto Z Play, Moto X And Moto G4 Series
Moto Deutschland has revealed when the Android 7.0 Nougat update will hit select Motorola handsets. We clue you in on when the update will arrive to the Nexus 6, Moto Z Play, Moto X and Moto G4 series. ( Motorola ). Advertisement. Those who own a ...
Are Automakers Improving Headlights That Haven`t Performed Well In IIHS Tests?
For the first time, how well headlights help drivers avoid hazards figures into the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety`s (I.I.H.S.) Top Safety Pick+ award. For the 2017 picks, it means that only 38 models get the coveted, highest Top Safety Pick+ ...
Sizing Up The Famicom Mini, Japan`s Version Of The NES Classic Edition
Before the Nintendo Entertainment System, or NES, there was the Family Computer, or Famicom. Much like the NES Classic Edition in the West, Nintendo has released a similar micro console in Japan called the Famicom Mini and I recently managed to pick ...
Rockstar brings PS2 classic Bully to iPhone and Android
The studio behind Grand Theft Auto is bringing yet another one of its classics to mobile. Just in time for the game`s 10th anniversary, PS2 adventure Bully has made its way to both iOS and Android in the form of Bully: Anniversary Edition. According to ...
Facebook`s Year in Review for 2016 isn`t just fun and games
In November, John Oliver “called it early,” declaring 2016 a truly terrible year. On Thursday, Facebook pretty much backed up that claim, releasing its Year in Review that reveals the most-discussed topics around the world on the social network ...
99-Million-Year-Old Baby Dinosaur`s Tail, Encased In Amber, Surfaces In Myanmar
In 2015, Lida Xing was visiting a market in northern Myanmar when a salesman brought out a piece of amber about the size of a pink rubber eraser. Inside, he could see a couple of ancient ants and a fuzzy brown tuft that the salesman said was a plant.
Google Daydream VR adds HBO, virtual Lego, and more games
Google`s Daydream virtual reality headset is getting a new slate of games and apps. Today, seven more titles are padding out the library, putting Google closer to the 50 Daydream apps it`s promised by the end of the year. Two of these are video ...
Pebble discontinuing smartwatches after its sale to Fitbit
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2013, file photo, Eric Migicovsky, CEO of Pebble, displays his company`s smart watch in Palo Alto, Calif. Fitbit announced on Dec. 7, 2016, that it was acquiring the bulk of Pebble. Terms of the deal... PALO ALTO, Calif. (AP ...
Vivendi inches closer to takeover battle for Ubisoft
Dancers move to the beats from Ubisoft`s `Just Dance 2017` during a demo of new titles at the Los Angeles Convention Center during the second day of 2016 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) annual video game conference and show on June 15, 2016 in ...
Sheryl Sandberg Says Fake News on Facebook Didn`t Sway the Election
Did the fake news that spreads like wildfire online help Donald Trump win the presidential election? Facebook still doesn`t think so. Sheryl Sandberg, the COO of the massive social media platform, said in an interview on NBC`s Today show on Thursday ...
HTC is launching its own VR game and app studio
HTC is launching a new development and publishing studio for virtual reality experiences. Vive Studios, as it`s called, will release both games developed at HTC and ones from external studios. Its first title, from an internal studio called 2 Bears, is ...
Google Home`s door is open to developers, but users have to wait outside a little longer
Google is announcing today that it`s ready to let developers create “conversation actions,” little bots that you`ll be able to interact with using the Google Home speaker. Though the company wouldn`t say when Home and the Google Assistant would be ...
A Mummy`s DNA May Help Solve The Mystery Of The Origins Of Smallpox
The surprise find of smallpox DNA in a child mummy from the 17th century could help scientists start to trace the mysterious history of this notorious virus. Smallpox currently only exists in secure freezers, after a global vaccination campaign ...
Why Jill Stein`s Recount Push is Bad News for Democrats
Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein has now raised $7.2 million to fund vote recounts in Michigan, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin. That`s more than twice the total Stein raised through the entire 2016 campaign, all to pursue a project that has ...
US Government Bonds Sell Off After ECB Tapers Bond Buying
Government bond prices in the eurozone fell and the selling rippled into the U.S. after the European Central Bank signaled it would start scaling down bond buying in 2017. The selling sent the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note to as high as ...
Trump feuds with Indiana union chief
President-elect Donald Trump has touched off his latest feud, sparring with a union chief in Indianapolis as he attempts to demonstrate to the American public how his deal-making prowess saved jobs of union members. The fight escalated Wednesday night ...
WWE Fan Donald Trump Has Never Tapped Out of Pro Wrestling
Trump, who spent much of his acceptance speech bragging about how a WWE telecast he participated in had `the highest ratings, the highest pay-per-view in the history of wrestling of any kind,` was hailed at the time by McMahon`s husband Vince as a ...
Trump billionaire backer: US would be `foolish` to double oil output
Shale pioneer and Trump backer Harold Hamm senses a `feeling of euphoria` that has swept over the oil industry over the past few weeks. Not only did OPEC finally surrender to U.S. shale sending prices higher, but the underdog that Hamm bet on has won ...
Lululemon sales impress as shares jump 16%
Lululemon shares were up about 16% Thursday after the exercise clothing retailer`s better-than expected sales report for the third quarter. The Vancouver-based company on Wednesday reported higher than expected sales during the August-October period ...
Putin Caps a Turnaround Year With Rosneft Deal Beating Sanctions
As the U.S. and Europe try to isolate Russia with sanctions, Vladimir Putin just managed to oversee one of the biggest investments in the global energy industry this year. The surprise $11 billion sale of shares in oil giant Rosneft PJSC to Qatar`s ...
Donald Trump To Choose Fast-Food CEO To Be His Labor Secretary
The man who`s helmed Hardee`s and Carl`s Jr. could become the nation`s top workplace watchdog. Best of luck, Fight for $15. 12/08/2016 11:55 am ET | Updated 31 minutes ago. Dave Jamieson Labor Reporter, The Huffington Post. Fred Prouser / Reuters ...
Will Wells Fargo`s Community Lending Rating be Downgraded?
U.S. banks` regulator, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), might downgrade Wells Fargo & Company (WFC - Free Report) on a national scorecard for community lending, according to Reuters. The U.S. lender might be downgraded by two notches ...
Airline Profits Fall for the First Time in 6 Years
Airlines will see profits fall for the first time in six years in 2017, after peaking this year, as rising oil and labor costs bite and demand slows, the International Air Transport Association said on Thursday. IATA, representing some 265 airlines ...
EU takes legal action against Germany, UK over VW scandal
A Volkswagen logo is pictured at the newly opened Volkswagen factory in Wrzesnia, Poland, September 9, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/File Photo. By Alissa de Carbonnel | BRUSSELS. BRUSSELS The European Union began legal action on Thursday ...
Group accuses Walmarts of racist sales practice; retail giant fires back
“We cannot find any other Walmart that`s doing this,” said the campaign`s director. “This is forcing African-American shoppers to have a dif… Pope recalls poor families as Rome holiday shopping begins. Updated: 9 mins ago. ROME (AP) — Pope Francis ...
Britain`s Finance Chief Sees More Trade With South Africa
JOHANNESBURG — The finance chief of Britain says he sees big opportunities to build on trade ties with South Africa, which is Britain`s biggest export market in Africa. Philip Hammond, whose title is chancellor of the exchequer, spoke Thursday in Cape ...
US Jobless Claims Down Again - Looks Good But We Might Want It To Be Higher In Reality
The weekly US jobless claims numbers are out for this week just gone. They`re down again which is not a bad sign for the US economy. But it`s not as good a sign as some seem to think. It`s possible, in certain circumstances, that we`d really like to ...
J&J, Genentech make Glassdoor`s list of best places to work
Amid prosperous product launches and new drug approvals, Johnson & Johnson and Genentech have something else to brag about: being two of Glassdoor`s annual `50 Best Places to Work.` The companies ranked 26 and 32, and were the only biopharma ...
Horizon Pharma aborts key Actimmune trial; shares plunge
Timothy Walbert, Horizon Pharma chairman & CEO, speaks to CNBC during an interview on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange July 20, 2015. Horizon Pharma`s shares tumbled 18 percent after the company ended a late-stage trial that was testing its ...
Palisades nuclear power plant to close in 2018
COVERT TOWNSHIP — An energy company says it plans to permanently close the Palisades nuclear power plant in southwestern Michigan in 2018. The plant -- which has raised safety concerns for years -- had been set to close around 2030. But, New ...
Mortgage rates climb to highs not seen in more than two years
Mortgage rates increased for the sixth week in a row to highs not seen in more than two years. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average climbed to 4.13 percent with an average 0.5 point. (Points are ...
Walmart`s Mexico unit to add 10000 jobs
Walmart`s subsidiary announced Wednesday night it`s going to add 10,000 jobs in Mexico over the next three years. The subsidiary, Walmart de Mexico, said it would invest $1.3 billion in Mexico, adding that the investment stems from profits made in the ...
Portland, Ore. will levy first-of-its-kind CEO tax
Portland, Ore. will be come the first jurisdiction in the United States to levy a new tax on companies if their chief executives make much more than their average workers following a city council vote on Wednesday. ADVERTISEMENT. The new law, which ...
US Steel clarifies jobs numbers tied to Trump
U.S. Steel said that optimism stemming from the recent presidential election could compel the industry -- but not necessarily U.S. Steel -- to add more than 10,000 laid off workers back to the workforce. By Len Boselovic / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. U.S ...
Worth Watching Stock: Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB)
Deutsche Bank AG (NYSE:DB) reported the earnings of $0.55/Share in the last quarter where the estimated EPS by analysts was $0.43/share. The difference between the expected and actual EPS was $0.12/share, which represents an Earnings surprise of ...
Germany`s ThyssenKrupp hit by sustained hacking attack
FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2014 file picture the ThyssenKrupp headquarters are pictured in Essen, Germany. German conglomerate Thyssenkrupp says it suffered a “massive” and sustained cyberattack aimed at stealing industrial secrets. The company said ...
US household net worth rose to $90.2 trillion in the third-quarter: Fed
A woman and child shop at a Walmart to Go convenience store which is open on a trial basis in Bentonville, Arkansas June 5, 2014. REUTERS/Rick Wilking. WASHINGTON The net worth of U.S. households increased in the third quarter as U.S. stock prices ...
The Trump rally: It`s stunning and it`s broad
The explosive post-election rally continues. The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all hit record highs again Thursday. And just about every part of the market is getting a Trump bump. Nearly three-quarters of the stocks in the S&P 500 are up since November 8.
Hairspray Live!: EW review
“Three thousand lightbulbs,” said Darren Criss, “50 thousand feet of audio cable, 58 cameras, over 600 members of the cast and crew!” Hairspray Live! was a massive production; it didn`t miss a chance to remind you. In the breaks between the show and ...
After Rogue One: Star Wars Stories We Want to See
For decades, there were no official Star Wars sequel movies in the works. Return of the Jedi was as far as the movies were going to go. But in the `90s, the Star Wars Expanded Universe picked up steam and revived interest in new Star Wars stories years ...
5 Meta Jokes In The `Baywatch` Movie Trailer That You Might Have Missed
We`re currently in what feels like the peak era of three pop cultural phenomenons. I`m talking Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, and cinematic reboots of old TV shows. So, for all three of these powers to combine in the creation of the Baywatch reboot movie ...
La La Land reviews: Critics sing the tune of a major Oscar contender
On the cusp of what`s expected to be a full awards season plate for director Damien Chazelle, movie critics are singing and dancing to the tune of La La Land, his crowd-pleasing modern musical starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling as a pair of Hollywood ...
Kim Kardashian-Kanye West Update: After Robbery, Divorce Rumors Addressed By Friend Jonathan Cheban
“Keeping Up With the Kardashians” star Kim Kardashian is not divorcing husband Kanye West. As the rapper recuperates from an apparent mental breakdown, rumors swirled Kardashian was ready to cut ties with the father of her two children. Of course, it`s ...
Greg Lake, Emerson, Lake & Palmer Co-Founder, Dead at 69
Greg Lake, prog rock pioneer who co-founded Emerson, Lake & Palmer and King Crimson, died at age 69. Credit: Michael Putland/Getty. By Kory Grow. 3 hours ago. More News. Greg Lake on Keith Emerson: `Music Was His Life` Keith Emerson, ELP ...
Telling Kids the Secret of Being Santa
It`s never easy, but there are a few poignant ways to tell your curious children the truth about Santa Claus. There`s the classic, sweet `Santa is all around us` message about how he`s more of an embodiment of the Christmas spirit than a jolly man from ...
Mick Jagger Welcomes His 8th Child at Age 73
The 73-year-old British Rolling Stones frontman has welcomed his eighth child. His American girlfriend Melanie Hamrick, a 30-year-old professional ballet dancer, gave birth to the couple`s first baby together Thursday. `Melanie Hamrick & Mick Jagger`s ...
John Cena Threatens to `Destroy` `Saturday Night Live` Cast — Except for Leslie Jones! Watch
He`s ready to rumble! John Cena threatens to “destroy” the cast of Saturday Night Live — except for Leslie Jones! — in a promo for the Saturday, December 10, episode of the sketch-comedy series.
Dancer Brian Tanaka Opens Up About His `Love` for Mariah Carey
Choreographer Bryan Tanaka (L) and recording artist Mariah Carey attend MARIAH`S WORLD Viewing Party at Catch, on Dec. 4, 2016, in New York City. 0 Shares. Email. Dancer Bryan Tanaka isn`t holding back any more about his feelings for Mariah Carey.
Jake Tapper blasts Slate for `ridiculous` story about Kellyanne Conway
Slate published a piece Wednesday titled “Kellyanne Conway Suggests That Women With Kids Shouldn`t Take Jobs in the White House.” In it, the writer quotes remarks Conway gave during a Politico event that day called “Women Rule.” The author of the ...
Kevin Feige Promises More Bells And Whistles For Spider-Man Costume
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Sia and husband Eric Anders Lang announce separation
Just hours after she garnered three Grammy nominations, singer-songwriter Sia Furler and husband Eric Anders Lang announced their separation. `After much soul searching and consideration, we have made the decision to separate as a couple,` the joint ...
`Moana` Won 2016 By Bringing A New Kind Of Feminist Hero To The Big Screen
Moana might have come a bit late in 2016, but it`s managed to become one of the most buzzed about movies of the year. The film is a financial hit, but the film`s impact goes far beyond the box office. Following a teenage girl as she travels across the ...
`Jeopardy!` Contestant Cindy Stowell Dies Of Cancer A Week Before Her Episode Airs
“Competing on `Jeopardy!` was a lifelong dream for Cindy, and we`re glad she was able to do so.” 12/08/2016 11:55 am ET. Carly Ledbetter Entertainment Writer, The Huffington Post. Jeopardy. Alex Trebek and Cindy Stowell.
Candace Cameron Bure Is Leaving The View
Candace Cameron Bure is leaving The View. The 40-year-old actress and co-host held back tears as she announced her departure at the top of Thursday morning`s show. “It wasn`t an easy decision, but before I started The View, I had already had my ...
Yoko Ono Tweets `Still Miss Him` on Anniversary of John Lennon`s Murder
Thirty-six years ago, John Lennon was murdered by Mark David Chapman outside of The Dakota, the New York City apartment building in which Lennon lived with his wife, Yoko Ono. See ABC`s 1980 Broadcast on John Lennon`s Death · Related: Paul ...
Will Smith Reveals How Collateral Beauty Helped Him Cope With His Dad`s Death
Will Smith experienced the phenomenon firsthand when he was cast in Collateral Beauty, a film about a father who is devastated by his young daughter`s death. Behind the scenes, the blockbuster star was coping with the loss of his own father, who passed ...
Stephen Colbert tells fake news propagators and subreddit sub-geniuses to “Grow the f*** up”
“Late Show” host Stephen Colbert worries that, in light of all the fake news stories, some viewers may actually think he`s a journalist, or at the very least, a pundit. AlterNet. “I really hope you don`t get your news from me because news flash: This ...
Zack Snyder tried to turn Batman v. Superman into a Star Wars movie
Director Zack Snyder seems to have been given the key to the kingdom when it comes to the DC Extended Universe films: he`s directed Man of Steel, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and the upcoming Justice League, along with serving in a production ...
Beyonce`s Country Song `Daddy Lessons` Rejected by Grammys
Beyoncé performs `Daddy Lessons` at the 50th CMA Awards. Credit: Image Group LA/Disney ABC Television Group. By Joseph Hudak. 36 minutes ago. More News. CMA Responds to Beyonce, Dixie Chicks Performance Controversy See Beyonce, Dixie ...
Paula Broadwell Talks Sexist Double Standard as She Opens Up About David Petraeus Affair
Former CIA Director David Petraeus and U.S. Army reservist Paula Broadwell both suffered career consequences when news of their extra-marital affair went public in 2012. But four years after the scandal unfolded, Broadwell says she is still feeling ...
The Secret to Westworld`s Success Is in Its Music
Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​the Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. The official Westworld score has been released, and it`s worth a listen for anyone curious about exactly how an ambitious but deeply flawed sci-fi philosophy riff became ...
Michael Moore says Donald Trump not president yet; `something crazy` might happen
In this May 16, 2016, file photo, Michael Moore attends the 20th Annual Webby Awards at Cipriani Wall Street in New York. Moore premiered a surprise film about the U.S. presidential election on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016. “Michael Moore in ... more >.
Tiffany Trump tours Harvard Law School
2016 College graduate Tiffany Trump toured Harvard Law School Wednesday, Politico reported. She was seen by multiple students on campus, who said that she was escorted through the student center with the Secret Service, according to the article.
Striking Kenyan doctors threaten to shut private hospitals
Nairobi (AFP) - Kenyan doctors and nurses warned Thursday they will extend a strike crippling public hospitals to private clinics as well next week, unless the government offers them more in a pay dispute. Public hospitals have been deserted for four ...
Flickering lights could be key to treating Alzheimer`s, according to a mouse study
Strobe lighting has been shown to reduce levels of the toxic proteins seen in Alzheimer`s disease, in findings that raise the tantalising possibility of future non-invasive treatments for the disease. The study, in mice, found that exposure to ...
Furnace Leak Blamed In Carbon Monoxide Death Of Acushnet Father And Son
ACUSHNET (CBS) — Fire officials say a furnace leak caused the carbon monoxide poisoning deaths of a father and son in an Acushnet home. During a press conference Thursday, Acushnet Fire Chief Kevin Gallagher said there were no carbon monoxide ...
Are marijuana-laced gummy bears to blame for sickening 14 Chicago high school students?
A doctor who coordinated the treatment of 14 suburban Chicago high school students who became sick after eating gummy bears says she believes the candy contained marijuana. Pictured: Infused gummy candies. (Denver Post file) ...
Metro Health reports 19th Zika case in SA
SAN ANTONIO - The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District on Thursday reported a new confirmed case of the Zika virus. The total count of confirmed Zika cases in San Antonio is 19. All cases acquired the infection while traveling abroad.
Molecular Changes in Metastatic Breast Cancer May Hold Key to Treatment, SABCS Presentations Show
SAN ANTONIO – Researchers at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Broad Institute are combining insights from exome sequencing and transcriptome profiles of metastatic breast cancer patients to gain a better understanding of how the disease ...
Malta Becomes First European Country to Outlaw Conversion Therapy
Matthew Mirabelli—AFP/Getty Images People celebrate in Saint George`s Square after the Maltese parliament approved a civil unions bill in Valletta on April 14, 2014. Practitioners now face potential criminal charges. The country of Malta has outlawed ...
Optimistic women may live longer
When asked about their secret to aging, the world`s oldest people often bring up not sweating the small stuff. In fact, optimism is associated with greater personal happiness, but could it impart biological benefits as well? Researchers at the Harvard ...
Executive Council should support women`s health care
The incoming Trump Administration has proposed drastic cuts to Planned Parenthood and said our president-elect would appoint Supreme Court justices who will overturn Roe v. Wade, the landmark case which provided women with safe, legal abortion ...
Conjoined twins survive marathon separation surgery
Conjoined twins survived a marathon surgery and became two little girls early Wednesday morning, CBS Sacramento reports. Since birth, 2-year-old Erika and Eva Sandoval shared much of their lower body. Their mother Aida said doctors told her early on in ...
`Significant` parts of US could lose coverage if Obamacare replacement is delayed: CMS boss
The man in charge of Obamacare said Thursday that Congress will risk leaving millions of Americans without health coverage in `significant parts of the country` — as well as job losses — if it repeals the Affordable Care Act without having a ...
Playground equipment distributor recalls slides due to amputation risk
A federal agency announced Wednesday that a playground equipment distributor announced the recall of about 1,300 slides because of a weld separation that puts children at risk for amputations. The slides were sold between November 2000 and October, ...
Major survey of transgender Americans finds pervasive bias
NEW YORK (AP) — The largest-ever survey of transgender Americans paints a grim picture of pervasive discrimination and harassment, to the point that many of them attempt suicide at some point. Released on Thursday by the National Center for ...
US Surgeon General Warns Young People Using E-Cigarettes
This group may be more vulnerable to health risks. The U.S. surgeon general on Thursday called for action to reduce the use of e-cigarettes among young people, noting they have overtaken cigarettes to become the most commonly used tobacco products ...
Lawsuit claims elderly man died after Walgreens employees made him mop bathroom
The widow of a 69-year-old man is suing an Orlando Walgreens store for allegedly forcing him to mop the bathroom they claimed he soiled— an act she claims caused him so much emotional distress that it killed him. WFTV reported that Maria Elizarraras ...
Donald Trump`s pick for FDA chief wants drugmakers to sell first, then test later
It appears that President-elect Donald Trump is thinking of appointing a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) head who doesn`t much believe in the purpose of that agency. Jim O`Neill, the managing director of Peter Thiel`s Mithril Capital Management and ...
Ohio school closes after possible norovirus outbreak
SOUTH VIENNA >> A Clark County elementary/middle school will close after more than 100 students and some faculty members were out sick following a suspected norovirus outbreak. Northeastern Local Schools Superintendent John Kronour announced ...
Oldest smallpox DNA discovered in 17th century child mummy
(CNN) The oldest known sample of the smallpox-causing variola virus has been found within the DNA of a 17th century child mummy. The mummy was found in a crypt beneath a Lithuanian church, according to a new study in the journal Current Biology.
Publix recalls pancake, waffle mixes over salmonella concerns
Publix is issuing a voluntary recall for certain Publix Premium pancake and waffle mixes after learning that milk powder used as an ingredient may contain Salmonella. The mixes were sold at Publix stores in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, South Carolina, ...
Hacker shocks McDonald`s customers with lewdness, porn in the drive-thru
Nothing happy about these meals. Someone hacked into a North Carolina McDonald`s drive-thru system over the weekend and gave customers quite an earful of nasty. Customer Dylan Cummins of Raleigh captured the lewd litany and posted a two-minute ...
Pharm Company Put Profits Over Patients, AG Says: RI Will Collect $235269 In Abilify Settlement
WASHINGTON Drugmaker Bristol-Meyers Squibb Co will pay $19.5 million to resolve multi-state allegations that it improperly promoted a schizophrenia treatment for uses not approved by the U.S. government, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman ...
Japan tracks dementia patients with QR codes attached to fingernails
A Japanese city is keeping track of elderly dementia sufferers by attaching barcodes containing personal information to their fingers and toes, officials say. A company in Iruma, near Tokyo, has developed a tagging system for members of the public at ...
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SOUTH VIENNA >> A Clark County elementary/middle school will close after more than 100 students and some faculty members were out sick following a suspected norovirus outbreak. Northeastern Local Schools Superintendent John Kronour announced ...
McCaffrey Changes Opinion On Flynn After Reading `Nearly Demented` Tweets (VIDEO)
Retired Army Gen. Barry McCaffrey has changed his opinion on the incoming national security adviser, retired Army Gen. Michael Flynn, after reading his tweets. In an interview on NBC posted online Thursday, McCaffrey acknowledged that he had initially ...
The Latest: Russia Dismisses Threat of New Syria Sanctions
A senior Russian diplomat has dismissed a Western threat of new sanctions over Syria as a sign of `political impotence.` Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Thursday that a statement from the United States and five other Western powers raising ...
Pakistan to Probe Plane Crash That Killed 47
ISLAMABAD — Pakistan said Thursday it will open an investigation into a plane crash the day before in the country`s northwest that killed 47 passengers and crew, as military helicopters ferried the remains of victims to the capital. The small, twin ...
Donald Trump`s `devil horns` on cover `entirely coincidental,` Time magazine says
The internet wasn`t as shocked about President-elect Donald Trump being named Time`s Person of the Year as they were about the magazine cover that accompanied the announcement. On Wednesday, Time revealed its new cover, which featured a pensive ...
South Korea`s President Awaits Her Fate, Dejected, Sleepless and Alone
The Parliament in South Korea on Thursday introduced a bill to impeach President Park Geun-hye as part of a widening corruption scandal. Ms. Park said she would `leave to Parliament everything about my future.` By REUTERS. Photo by Ed Jones/Agence ...
Ghana opposition calls on president to concede election defeat
Ghanaian presidential candidate Nana Akufo-Addo (L) of the opposition New Patriotic Party (NPP) talks next to his wife Rebecca after casting his vote at a polling station in Kibi, Ghana December 7, 2016. REUTERS/Luc Gnago. By Kwasi Kpodo and Matthew ...
Trump`s choice for top China diplomat has long ties to Xi
FILE - In this Feb. 15, 2012 file-pool photo, Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping and Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad raise their glasses at the beginning of a formal dinner in the rotunda at the Iowa Statehouse in Des Moines, Iowa. ... more >. View Comments Print.
Labour complaints at Tory Brexit tweets
Labour has protested after the Conservative press office tweeted the names of MPs it said `won`t respect the referendum result`. One Labour MP called on the PM to disown the tactic while pro-EU Tory Anna Soubry said she had complained to her party`s ...
Alleged Police Shooter Is Dead in Georgia: Officials
A gunman who allegedly killed one police officer and critically injured another in Georgia is dead after a 27-hour manhunt, officials said on Thursday. Authorities did not indicate if Minquell Kennedy Lembrick, 32, took his own life or was taken down ...
Donald Trump and Rodrigo Duterte, BFFs: Murderous Philippine strongman is who Trump would love to be
The Philippine president is fighting crime with ruthless, indiscriminate killing. Trump says that`s the `right way`. Heather Digby Parton · Share; WhatsApp. Post. 0. All Share Services. Topics: Crime, Donald Trump, Philippines, President Trump, Rodrigo ...
US-Led Coalition Hits Main Mosul Hospital With Airstrike
The U.S.-led coalition fighting ISIS says it carried out an airstrike on a hospital complex in the Iraqi city of Mosul at the request of Iraq`s military. Air Force Col. John L. Dorrian, the spokesman for Operation Inherent Resolve, told reporters that ...
Parisians Grapple With Worst Winter Pollution in a Decade
PARIS — Under deceptively blue skies, the marvels of Paris beckoned. But art dealer Sophie Vigourous wore a face mask to appreciate them because of the pollution. The 38-year-old has lung cancer, putting her in the groups most at risk from the toxic, ...
Turkey to tighten belt, offer easier credit as growth stalls
ANKARA, Dec 8 Turkey`s prime minister said on Thursday the government would make no unnecessary spending next year but would offer easier credit for the private sector as he announced measures to boost a stalling economy and shore up the lira.
The problem with Boris Johnson`s Saudi comments
It is Boris Johnson`s fate that even when he is right he is wrong. Few would disagree with the foreign secretary when he says that Saudi Arabia and Iran are engaging in proxy wars in the Middle East. Not everyone would use his language, accusing both ...
Merkel`s Bavarian allies praise tougher migrant stance but say it`s not enough
Bavarian Prime Minister and head of the Christian Social Union (CSU) Horst Seehofer gestures after his speech at CSU party congress in Munich, Germany November 5, 2016. Reuters/Michaela Rehle. Merkel`s Bavarian allies praise tougher migrant...X.
Gunbattle Triggers Anti-India Clashes in Kashmir
SRINAGAR, India — At least one civilian was killed and dozens of others injured Thursday in protests against Indian rule in disputed Kashmir that erupted following a gunbattle between rebels and government forces, officials and witnesses said. Police ...
EU takes legal action against Germany, UK over VW scandal
A Volkswagen logo is pictured at the newly opened Volkswagen factory in Wrzesnia, Poland, September 9, 2016. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel/File Photo. By Alissa de Carbonnel | BRUSSELS. BRUSSELS The European Union began legal action on Thursday ...
Powerball results for 12/07/16 drawing; $67M jackpot on the line
The Powerball Numbers (white) for Dec. 7: 41-48-49-53-64. The Red Powerball Power Number: 20. The Power Play Number: 2. (Courtesy of Michigan State Lottery). Print Email · Matt Durr | mattdurr@mlive.com By Matt Durr | mattdurr@mlive.com MLive.com
Gardaí appeal for information about murder of Real IRA man in Cork
Gardaí investigating the murder of dissident republican Aidan O`Driscoll have appealed to anyone who may have seen up to three cars used by the killers to contact them. Supt Mick Comyns who is heading up the investigation into the murder of father of ...
Cyberattacks, Terrorism Pose Grave Threats to the UK, Spy Chief Says
LONDON—The head of the U.K.`s foreign intelligence agency warned Thursday that cyberattacks and the militant group Islamic State pose grave dangers to Britain and its allies. In rare public comments, MI6 chief Alex Younger said that to protect itself ...
Iraq`s Parliament Speaker Says Airstrike Killed Civilians
BAGHDAD — Iraq`s parliament speaker says an airstrike targeting the Islamic State-held town of Qaim near the Syrian border killed and wounded `dozens` of civilians, and that he is holding the Iraqi government responsible. `The airstrike hit unarmed ...
Former French Official Convicted of Tax Fraud
Jérôme Cahuzac, a former French budget minister, leaving court in Paris on Thursday after being sentenced to three years in prison for tax fraud and money laundering. Credit Etienne Laurent/European Pressphoto Agency. PARIS — A former French official ...
France`s Marine Le Pen Says No Free Schooling for Kids of Undocumented
Christophe Archambault—AFP/Getty Images French far-right Front National (FN) party president, member of European Parliament and candidate for France`s 2017 presidential election, Marine Le Pen (C) walks along with FN vice-president Florian Philippot ...
Greek Court Rejects Extradition for 2 Turkish Servicemen
ATHENS, Greece — A Greek court on Thursday rejected Turkey`s extradition request for the last two of eight Turkish servicemen who fled to Greece after a failed July military coup, their lawyer said. The decision is the third in the case, which now ...
`Baloney`: GOP congressman`s striking defense of Russia`s human rights record could preview what lies ahead
Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.), who has emerged as a dark-horse pick for Donald Trump`s secretary of state, tangled with a Yahoo News host Wednesday over whether Russia is a major human rights abuser. Rohrabacher`s verdict: It`s `baloney.`.
Malia and Sasha Say They`re Ready To Leave The Nest
Although POTUS says 18-year-old Malia “is a grown woman,” the first lady asserts, “She`s still a baby.” Written By NewsOne Staff. 57 mins ago. 37 reads. In a joint interview with President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama, People magazine say ...