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Manchester projects stutter along for Guardiola, Mourinho
When Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho arrived last summer amid much fanfare the soccer world expected a rivalry rivaling Barcelona vs. Real Madrid in England`s northern powerhouse. Yeah. About that… [ MORE: Player ratings in City, United ]. Guardiola`s ...
Bulls say Rondo now out for must-win Game 6
CHICAGO -- The Bulls say Rajon Rondo is out for Friday night`s Game 6 against the Boston Celtics as he continues to recover from a fractured right thumb and a torn ligament in his right wrist. Coach Fred Hoiberg, whose Chicago team has lost all three ...
Sergio Aguero made most of head-butt to get Fellaini sent off - Jose Mourinho
Marouane Fellaini`s sending off late in the second half robs Manchester United of another body as the Premier League enters the stretch run. Marouane Fellaini`s sending off late in the second half robs Manchester United of another body as the Premier ...
Wizards-Hawks Game 6 preview and discussion thread: Washington needs to up its road game to finish this off
Can the Wizards close out the Hawks on the road? That`s the big question after they won Game 5 at home, 103-99, to take a 3-2 series lead and push Atlanta to the brink. If Washington is able to pull off the feat, it`ll be the first time a road team has ...
Cincinnati Bengals NFL draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades
Coming off a 6-9-1 campaign, the Bengals are looking to rebound going into the 2017 season. How will they use their picks in the NFL draft? We`re breaking down every selection below. Andy Benoit breaks down Cincinnati`s biggest draft need: Front-seven ...
A closer look at the ESPN layoffs
A few thoughts on the ESPN talent purge, the day after: □ It`s tempting to conclude that the main reason ESPN gutted its hockey coverage — which included laying off well-regarded writers Pierre LeBrun, Scott Burnside, and Joe McDonald — is that the ...
Sergio Aguero made most of head-butt to get Fellaini sent off - Jose Mourinho
Marouane Fellaini`s sending off late in the second half robs Manchester United of another body as the Premier League enters the stretch run. Marouane Fellaini`s sending off late in the second half robs Manchester United of another body as the Premier ...
Kidd anxious to see how Bucks react to elimination game
Kidd is hoping Game 6 reveals something positive about his team as it tries to stay alive against the third-seeded Toronto Raptors on Thursday night. The Raptors lead the series, 3-2, after winning the last two games. Milwaukee needs a win in front of ...
Redskins Draft Picks 2017: Results, Grades and Analysis for Each Selection
The Washington Redskins are ready for a first draft in three years with team president Bruce Allen calling the shots. Allen is in charge after Scot McCloughan was fired as general manager after two years—a shake-up in the front office that won`t ...
Arizona`s Miller considering Tommy John surgery for UCL tear
PHOENIX (AP) Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Shelby Miller has a partially torn ligament in his elbow and is considering Tommy John surgery. Miller said Thursday that he has a tear in his right ulnar collateral ligament, but it was not a 100 percent ...
Los Angeles Chargers NFL draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades
Back in L.A., the Chargers are trying to make a good first impression and climb out of the AFC West cellar. Who will they draft? We`re breaking down every selection below. Andy Benoit breaks down Los Angeles`s biggest draft need: Outside man coverage ...
Carolina Panthers NFL draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades
Coming off a 6–10 campaign, the Panthers are looking for a major bounce-back going into the 2017 season. How will they use their picks in the NFL draft? We`re breaking down every selection below. Andy Benoit breaks down Carolina`s biggest draft need: ...
Derek Jeter hopes to become latest celebrity-turned sports owner | Lucas
Follow @JJournalsports. The announcement that Derek Jeter has partnered with former Florida Governor Jeb Bush for a bid to buy the Miami Marlins took many by surprise. Derek, whose uniform No. 2 will be retired at Yankee Stadium on Mother`s Day, ...
Miami Dolphins Draft Picks 2017: Results, Grades and Analysis for Each Selection
On Thursday night, the fun begins in Philadelphia for the Miami Dolphins and the rest of the NFL with the start of the 2017 NFL draft. This season the Dolphins have the 22nd pick, their lowest first-round pick since 2009, to go along with seven other ...
Carpenter walks it off in game one of the doubleheader in 8-4 win
The game went poorly for the first eight innings, but thankfully baseball is a nine inning sport. by stlcardsfan4 Apr 27, 2017, 6:02pm EDT. tweet · share · pin · Rec. One word: awesome Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports. Only those who watched this game from ...
49ers Draft Picks 2017: Results, Grades and Analysis for Each Selection
The San Francisco 49ers enter the 2017 NFL Draft armed with the No. 2 overall pick, the first of 10 selections.Jon Durr/Getty Images. The 2017 NFL draft officially kicks off at 8 p.m. ET on Thursday, and it marks a crucial step for the San Francisco ...
With Gobert back, Jazz dominating Clips in paint
SALT LAKE CITY -- The Utah Jazz feared the worst when Rudy Gobert was carried off the court by teammates 17 seconds into the playoffs. Two weeks later, Gobert is a huge reason the Jazz have taken control of their first-round series against the Los ...
A closer look at the ESPN layoffs
A few thoughts on the ESPN talent purge, the day after: □ It`s tempting to conclude that the main reason ESPN gutted its hockey coverage — which included laying off well-regarded writers Pierre LeBrun, Scott Burnside, and Joe McDonald — is that the ...
Seahawks Draft Picks 2017: Results, Grades and Analysis for Each Selection
Well, not really—but today does mark the beginning of the NFL offseason`s biggest event, the NFL draft. Happy Thursday. After a disappointing playoff exit in 2016, the Seattle Seahawks will look to fortify major areas of concern with some of the best ...
Carolina Panthers NFL draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades
Coming off a 6–10 campaign, the Panthers are looking for a major bounce-back going into the 2017 season. How will they use their picks in the NFL draft? We`re breaking down every selection below. Andy Benoit breaks down Carolina`s biggest draft need: ...
From Combine to Draft, NFL Prospects Are Treated Like Pieces of Meat
Michigan linebacker Jabrill Peppers preparing for the 40-yard dash at the N.F.L. scouting combine in Indianapolis in March. Credit Joe Robbins/Getty Images. It is showtime at the N.F.L. meat market in Philadelphia, as teams begin the business of ...
Cards battle back to tie it in ninth, win it in 11th on Carp slam
ST. LOUIS — Randal Grichuk hit a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie it and Matt Carpenter delivered a grand slam in the 11th, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Toronto Blue Jays 8-4 Thursday in the first game of a ...
Los Angeles Chargers NFL draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades
Back in L.A., the Chargers are trying to make a good first impression and climb out of the AFC West cellar. Who will they draft? We`re breaking down every selection below. Andy Benoit breaks down Los Angeles`s biggest draft need: Outside man coverage ...
Carpenter`s slam in 11th lifts Cardinals over Blue Jays
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Randal Grichuk hit a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie it and Matt Carpenter delivered a grand slam in the 11th, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Toronto Blue Jays 8-4 Thursday in the first game ...
Kansas City Chiefs NFL draft picks: 2017 round-by-round results, grades
The Chiefs capped another successful season with another disappointingly early playoff exit. How will they use their picks in the 2017 NFL draft? We`re breaking down every selection below. Andy Benoit breaks down Kansas City`s biggest draft need ...
Microsoft Details Process for Staying on Windows 10 Creators Update with Unsupported Handsets
We learned a few weeks ago that when Microsoft released the Creators Update for Windows 10 Mobile the list of eligible devices for the final build would only consist of 13 devices. That means an unknown number of Windows Insiders, those who had been ...
Google`s `Other Revenues` Are Starting To Show Real Growth
Alphabet made available its financial results for Q1 2017 today and while the overall headline – 22-percent revenue increase YOY for Q1 2017 – is impressive enough, there are some equally interesting aspects hidden between the lines. As is always the ...
More detailed alleged iPhone 8 schematic surfaces, suggests wireless charging will be based on Qi tech
Although there are still many doubts about the iPhone 8 rumored design, mocked up above, a new schematic has surfaced on Weibo today. This drawing (embedded after the break below) is a more detailed version of what we saw yesterday and includes ...
Will The Echo Look Be A Success For Amazon?
Will the Amazon Echo Look be a successful product? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer by Jonathan Brill, Former VP of Sales of an IoT ...
The Call Of Duty People Could Have Leveled With Fans Last Year
Imagine, for a moment, that Activision announced this year`s Call of Duty last year, back when they were also announcing last year`s, too. Madness, you might think, but is it any less mad than what actually happened? Advertisement. Nearly a year ago, ...
BlackBerry KEYone sales delayed a month to meet demand, TCL CEO says
Enterprise customers eager to get their hands on the new BlackBerry KEYone, with its old-fashioned hardware keyboard, will have to wait another month until its May 31 release. The delay isn`t expected to hurt sales much, analysts said, partly because ...
Microsoft 3Q17: Cloud, Office, Windows strong, Surface slumps
In its third quarter of its 2017 financial year, Microsoft posted revenue of $22.1 billion, up 8 percent year-on-year, with an operating income of $5.6 billion, up 6 percent on a year ago, net income of $5.7 billion, up 28 percent, and earnings per ...
Dawn Of War III: The Kotaku Review
In the grim darkness of the far future there is only war. And more Warhammer games. Before we get into things with Dawn of War III, it`s time for a quick history lesson (and yes, this is relevant and important to the new game): the first Dawn of War ...
Pre-review: Prey
There is every indication that there will not be pre-release reviews for Arkane`s Prey. Continuing a policy instituted last fall with Dishonored 2, publisher Bethesda will probably not distribute review copies of the upcoming sci-fi horror title prior ...
Hands on with the unusual Acer Predator Triton 700 gaming laptop
To prove it`s going big in PCs, Acer held a product launch event at world`s largest IMAX screen in New York City. It made a big statement with the Predator Triton 700, a super-thin laptop with some unusual features. At first glance, the Triton 700 ...
Acer debuts see-through trackpad gaming laptop and a slew of affordable notebooks
NEW YORK—Acer`s big press conference last year brought new Chromebooks for work, a new Aspire laptop, and a tablet for the elderly. This year, the company focused on machines that appeal to every level of gamer as well as those of us who want a laptop ...
Google search on iOS will now help you find TV shows, movies and music on streaming services
Google is today launching an update for iOS users that will make it easier to find media content — like TV shows, movies and songs — on various streaming services and content marketplaces, including iTunes, Hulu, Amazon Video, Google Play, YouTube, ...
Facebook Shruggingly Admits It`s a Tool for Propagandists
Back in January, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he was “quite proud of the impact that we were able to have on civic discourse,” doubling down on his stance that the rise of misinformation, spread of outright propaganda, and rapid erosion of trust ...
Google announces last security update dates for Nexus and Android phones
While using a phone with an outdated operating system is occasionally annoying, the thing that signifies the true death of a smartphone is when it stops getting security patches. Google has previously announced when various Nexus phones would stop ...
Uber Executive Steps Back From Self-Driving Cars During Waymo Legal Fight
An Uber self-driving car in San Francisco last month. An Uber executive, Anthony Levandowski, accused in a lawsuit of stealing intellectual property, is limiting his work on the technology. Credit Justin Sullivan/Getty Images. Anthony Levandowski, the ...
A very false narrative: Microsoft Surface vs Apple iPad, Mac
It`s hard to escape the media pronouncements that iPhones are now boring again after Samsung unveiled its latest Galaxy S8, Apple`s Mac business is being overshadowed by more exciting Surface Windows PCs from Microsoft and that Apple Watch is a ...
Google search on iOS will now help you find TV shows, movies and music on streaming services
Google is today launching an update for iOS users that will make it easier to find media content – like TV shows, movies and songs – on various streaming services and content marketplaces, including iTunes, Hulu, Amazon Video, Google Play, YouTube, ...
Check Out the Lexus That Apple`s Using to Test Self-Driving Car Technology
Almost two weeks after Apple Inc. secured permission to test its autonomous-car technology in California, the first images of the vehicle have been captured on Silicon Valley roads. Exclusive insights on technology around the world. Get Fully Charged ...
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Amazon has just posted its earnings for the first quarter of the year, and as expected, they are fairly high. Starting off with Net Sales, that number increased by about 23% from the quarter before which sat at $29.1 billion to a whooping $35.7 billion ...
Hands on with the unusual Acer Predator Triton 700 gaming laptop
To prove it`s going big in PCs, Acer held a product launch event at world`s largest IMAX screen in New York City. It made a big statement with the Predator Triton 700, a super-thin laptop with some unusual features. At first glance, the Triton 700 ...
Uber`s Levandowski to step aside amid Waymo litigation
Uber drivers` cars are parked outside the Ministry of Transportation building during a protest in Taipei, Taiwan February 26, 2017. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu. More. (Reuters) - Uber Technologies Inc [UBER.UL] said the head of its self-driving vehicles unit, ...
Microsoft Details Process for Staying on Windows 10 Creators Update with Unsupported Handsets
We learned a few weeks ago that when Microsoft released the Creators Update for Windows 10 Mobile the list of eligible devices for the final build would only consist of 13 devices. That means an unknown number of Windows Insiders, those who had been ...
Acer debuts see-through trackpad gaming laptop and a slew of affordable notebooks
NEW YORK—Acer`s big press conference last year brought new Chromebooks for work, a new Aspire laptop, and a tablet for the elderly. This year, the company focused on machines that appeal to every level of gamer as well as those of us who want a laptop ...
Hands-on with Acer`s Swift 5, a liquid-cooled Surface rival that runs silent
The 2-in-1 device runs Intel`s Kaby Lake chips, but it lacks in some other areas. Email a friend. To. Use commas to separate multiple email addresses. From. Privacy Policy. Thank you. Your message has been sent. Sorry. There was an error emailing this ...
Blackberry is back with the cool KeyOne Android phone – plus that keyboard
It`s backpatting time at Nintendo as the new Switch gaming system is a certifiable hit. Time reports the Switch is selling even better than Nintendo had hoped, moving close to three million units since launch, which is far more than the company ...
State and Local Tax Deduction: An Item Blurring Party Lines
The value to New York City taxpayers of itemized deductions for state and local taxes was $7.7 billion in 2014, or about $6,600 per affected taxpayer, according to estimates from the Partnership for New York, an association of large employers. Credit ...
Revisiting Nafta: The Stakes for Key Industries
A woman carrying goods across the Paso del Norte International Bridge connecting El Paso and Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, in March. Credit Ivan Pierre Aguirre for The New York Times. President Trump may not be terminating the North American Free Trade ...
United Airlines reaches `amicable` settlement with passenger dragged from a plane
United Airlines has settled with Dr. David Dao over the injuries he received when he was dragged off one of the airline`s planes this month, a dramatic incident that has forced policy changes at United and rival carriers. Under the terms reached by the ...
3 Reasons Why EURO See-Sawed After ECB
It was no surprise that the European Central Bank left interest rates unchanged today. Investors were focused on ECB President Draghi`s monetary policy bias and by taking a look at the price action, it should be clear that he was not hawkish enough ...
Read Larry Page`s new letter about the current status of Alphabet, Google`s parent company
Almost two years ago, Google announced it would change its name to Alphabet, which would effectively be a holding company for Google and its various businesses — YouTube, Android, etc. — as well as Google`s moonshots factory, X, its investment arms, ...
Trump`s FCC Chair Wants To Gut Net Neutrality. He`s In For A Bruising Fight.
Ajit Pai, President Donald Trump`s pick to head the Federal Communications Commission, said the agency will roll back its net neutrality rules. WASHINGTON ― When Ajit Pai, President Donald Trump`s pick to chair the Federal Communications Commission, ...
Southwest to Stop Overbooking as United Uproar Echoes
Southwest Airlines Co. said it would stop overbooking flights, after the forcible removal of a United Airlines passenger from a packed plane sparked worldwide outrage. Overbooking is tentatively set to end May 8, Southwest said Thursday. That would be ...
Amazon`s results beat estimates, lifted by cloud unit; shares hit high
Amazon.com`s logo is seen at Amazon Japan`s office building in Tokyo, Japan, August 8, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo. By Jeffrey Dastin and Anya George Tharakan. Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) on Thursday said revenue from its cloud ...
Colorado Home Explosion Bludgeons Anadarko Stock Ahead of Earnings
Anadarko Petroleum (APC) saw its stock beaten down nearly 5% Thursday after news broke of a tragic home explosion in Firestone, Colo., 200 feet from a 1993 vintage vertical well APC operates that was drilled by a previous operator. In response to the ...
For the love of metal: Trump team now fighting for US aluminum
Steel last week. Aluminum this week. President Trump sure is showing plenty of affection for U.S.-made industrial metals. But, to paraphrase Beyoncé, if he likes them is he going to `put a ring on it`? The Department of Commerce launched a Section 232 ...
American Airlines announces pay raises, and investors balk
American Airlines is giving pay raises to its pilots and flight attendants, who have complained they are paid less than peers at other airlines. Wall Street isn`t happy. The raises come about two years before contract negotiations. Assuming they ...
Amazon Prime Revenue Up Nearly 50% In The Past Year
Amazon`s Prime subscription service grew rapidly in the latest quarter as the company added more streamed content and free shipping for more items sold through its marketplace. On Thursday, Amazon said that first quarter revenue from Amazon Prime rose ...
Exclusive: Federal probe of Fox News expands
The U.S. Justice Department`s investigation of Fox News has widened to include a second law enforcement agency. Financial crimes experts from the United States Postal Inspection Service are now involved, according to four sources connected to the ...
Amtrak Plans to Close Several Penn Station Tracks for Major Repairs
A federal official who had been briefed on Amtrak`s plans said the railroad was trying to limit the number of closings at Pennsylvania Station in New York to about three or four tracks at a time. Credit Spencer Platt/Getty Images. Amtrak officials ...
In Canadian lumber town, real fears over a trade war with Trump
QUESNEL, B.C. — Brett Gosselin, a lumberjack like his father before him, lives his life in solitary 12-hour shifts in the vast pine forests that stretch across the Canadian north, master of a gigantic whirling buzz saw that can fell several 100-foot ...
Oil prices felled by Libyan oil restart and weak gasoline demand
FILE PHOTO: A Total petrol station is seen in Libreville, Gabon, February 2, 2017. Picture taken February 2, 2017 REUTERS/Mike Hutchings/File Photo. By Julia Simon | NEW YORK. NEW YORK Crude prices were slightly lower after a volatile session on ...
Exclusive: Federal probe of Fox News expands
The U.S. Justice Department`s investigation of Fox News has widened to include a second law enforcement agency. Financial crimes experts from the United States Postal Inspection Service are now involved, according to four sources connected to the ...
Starbucks` New CEO Raises Alarm About Retail Disruption
Kevin Johnson minced no words when he kicked off his first quarterly results presentation as the chief executive of Starbucks. Traditional brick-and-mortar retailers are facing dire prospects. He specifically referenced a recent Wall Street Journal ...
Senator grills NJ Transit director over repeated train delays
At a hearing before the Senate budget committee, NJ Transit`s executive director had a bit of good news when he told lawmakers there would be no fare increase for fiscal 2018. But on the most significant issue of the moment for commuters, the director ...
American Airlines announces pay raises, and investors balk
American Airlines is giving pay raises to its pilots and flight attendants, who have complained they are paid less than peers at other airlines. Wall Street isn`t happy. The raises come about two years before contract negotiations. Assuming they ...
5 reasons Amazon is experimenting with physical stores
NEW YORK (AP) — Is the online giant of retail also looking to conquer physical stores? Amazon has been dabbling in physical retail since 2015, during which time it`s opened a half-dozen bookstores that double as gadget emporia, a score of campus ...
Amazon is experiencing massive growth in one of the countries Netflix needs the most
Amazon`s strong first quarter earnings can be partially attributed to international growth in India, a country that Netflix also needs to boost its subscriber numbers. Amazon posted higher than expected revenue of $35.7 billion on Thursday, compared to ...
U.S. Stocks Little Changed as Nasdaq Leads With Earnings Beats
U.S. stocks were little changed as investors weighed a slew of earnings reports and awaited more, from companies including Amazon.com Inc. and Google parent Alphabet Inc. The S&P 500 added less than 0.1 percent to 2,389 at 9:35 a.m. in New York.
Exxon released 10 million pounds of air pollution in Texas
ExxonMobil has lost a legal fight against environmentalists in its home state of Texas over air pollution at one of the oil giant`s oldest refineries. A Texas court ordered Exxon (XOM) on Wednesday to pay $20 million in fines for pollutants released ...
PayPal Propels Nasdaq to New Record; Dow and S&P 500 Post Small Gains
Wall Street ran at two speeds on Thursday with better-than-expected earnings from PayPal (PYPL) driving the Nasdaq to new records, while a slump in crude oil kneecapped any big gains for the rest of the market. The Nasdaq ended 0.39% higher at a new ...
8 Shockers From Caitlyn Jenner`s Memoir--and What the Kardashians Have to Say
After decades of hiding her authentic self, she has put pen to paper to document the progression of her life from a dyslexic young boy from Mount Kisco, New York, to an Olympic gold medalist to a reality star dad to a trans woman. In the process of the ...
`Bachelor` Star Chris Soules` Arrest, Fatal Car Accident: Everything We Know
Chris Soules was arrested in Iowa earlier this week after a fatal car crash. Us Weekly rounded up everything we know so far about the tragedy that led to the death of the Bachelor alum`s neighbor, Kenneth Mosher. The Accident. The Buchanan County ...
Scott Disick: I Proposed to Kourtney Kardashian with a Ring — But We `Never Spoke About It Again`
At one point in their relationship, Scott Disick proposed to Kourtney Kardashian — with a ring. On Sunday`s upcoming episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians, the father of three reveals to a surprised Kim Kardashian West and Khloé Kardashian that ...
Fox News` Jesse Watters Under Fire for `Sexually Charged` Remark About Ivanka Trump
by Inside Edition. Trouble may be brewing for Fox News personality Jesse Watters after he made what some say was a lewd joke about Ivanka Trump while on the air. Watters` comment came Tuesday as he and the rest of the hosts of The Five were ...
Emma Watson Says Tom Hanks Is All of the Things You Want Him To Be
E! News caught up with Emma Watson at the New York City premiere of her new sci-fi thriller The Circle. In the film, the Harry Potter actress co-stars alongside American treasure Tom Hanks, but since it was Watson`s first time working with Hanks, she ...
10 Guardians of the Galaxy Comic Stories You Should Read Before Vol. 2
Come get your love in these Guardians of the Galaxy comic books before the sequel! On May 5th, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is likely to become one of the biggest Marvel sequels to date, at least according to early tracking numbers. After 2014`s ...
`The Simpsons` pokes fun at Trump
“The Simpsons” is taking on President Donald Trump`s first 100 days in office in a short animation released online. The clip shows an animated Trump in bed at the White House counting up accomplishments as president, like lowering his golf handicap and ...
How Supergirl Influenced Wonder Woman`s Marketing
The approach to Wonder Woman`s marketing has been a bit, well, light might be the best word to describe it. It seems though that is actually part of the plan, a plan that DC used to great effect in campaigning the CW`s Supergirl. Time Warner chief ...
Seth Meyers makes a major scientific discovery about President Trump
`Late Night with Seth Meyers` offered a deep dive Wednesday night into the administration`s apparent fondness for executive orders — the president has signed 30 so far — and highlighted how Trump the candidate was less enamored of the practice than ...
Fox News` critics ask: Is Bill Shine the Man Who Knew Too Much?
In the post-Roger Ailes, post-Bill O`Reilly era, Fox News co-president Bill Shine is the network`s most valuable player. He has been with the Fox since its inception, was Ailes` right-hand man for two decades, and has deeper relationships with its top ...
`American Gods`: Faith and Fantasy Mix in Starz`s New Series
Bryan Fuller was watching a key moment from the “American Gods” finale the day after the presidential election. Like many of his fellow citizens, he felt angry, stunned and at a loss. He tweeted. He stewed. This story first appeared in the April 25 ...
“Dear White People,” listen up: This is the conversation-starter about race you`ve wanted
Chill out, white folks! Netflix`s lively new series is a hilarious postcard from post-post-racial America VIDEO. Melanie McFarland Follow Skip to Comments. Topics: dear white people, justin simien, Netflix, partner video, TV, Video, Entertainment News.
Goldie Hawn Opens Up About 15-Year Break From Hollywood: `I Never Wished to Be Acting Again`
The mother-daughter pair sat down for a conversation for Interview`s May issue, where Hudson asked all the important questions. WATCH: Kate Hudson Shares Sweet #TBT Pic in Honor of Parents Goldie Hawn and Kurt Russell`s 34th Anniversary. `Now, let`s ...
Sean Hannity issues dire warning about the `total end` of Fox News
Fox News host Sean Hannity warned on Twitter Thursday that the end of the Fox News channel could be at hand. In a tweet responding to a New York Magazine reporter, Hannity warned that rumors of a looming management shake-up could mean the `total ...
Tony Awards: James Earl Jones to Receive Lifetime Achievement Honor
The stage veteran has appeared in 20 Broadway productions since his 1958 debut, winning Tonys for best actor in 1969 for `The Great White Hope` and in 1987 for `Fences.` James Earl Jones will receive the 2017 Special Tony Award for Lifetime ...
Robyn Hitchcock Remembers Jonathan Demme: `He Was the Anti-Video-Generation Director`
Director Jonathan Demme, who died on Wednesday at age 73, may go down as the most rock-friendly major director of all time. His most famous association was with Talking Heads, thanks to the boon to both their careers that was “Stop Making Sense.
Tribeca Film Festival: `Keep the Change,` `Bobbi Jene` Win Top Awards
Rachel Israel`s romantic comedy “Keep the Change” and Elvira Lind`s documentary “Bobbi Jene” were among the top award winners in the juried competitions at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival, with “Keep the Change” taking the prize for U.S. narrative ...
Ellen DeGeneres Reveals How Shame Triggered an On-Set Breakdown While Filming Iconic Coming-Out Episode
It`s been 20 years since Ellen DeGeneres publicly came out as gay. But the public declaration didn`t come easy. “It became more important to me than my career,” she said in a recent interview with The Associated Press. “I suddenly said, `Why am I being ...
Do the Guardians of the Galaxy Need to Fight the Avengers?
Talking about next year`s Avengers: Infinity War, Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige was asked if the Guardians of the Galaxy might fight the Avengers before teaming up. Fandango reports he chuckled before saying, `All things are possible…` Let`s ...
Fox News` critics ask: Is Bill Shine the Man Who Knew Too Much?
In the post-Roger Ailes, post-Bill O`Reilly era, Fox News co-president Bill Shine is the network`s most valuable player. He has been with the Fox since its inception, was Ailes` right-hand man for two decades, and has deeper relationships with its top ...
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The stage veteran has appeared in 20 Broadway productions since his 1958 debut, winning Tonys for best actor in 1969 for `The Great White Hope` and in 1987 for `Fences.` James Earl Jones will receive the 2017 Special Tony Award for Lifetime ...
Weinstein Co. Cuts `3 Generations` to Get PG-13 Rating
Earlier this month, the company had said it would challenge the MPAA`s decision to assign an R rating to the transgender drama that stars Elle Fanning. After making cuts to its film, The Weinstein Company`s 3 Generations. will now receive a PG-13 rating.
Seth Meyers makes a major scientific discovery about President Trump
`Late Night with Seth Meyers` offered a deep dive Wednesday night into the administration`s apparent fondness for executive orders — the president has signed 30 so far — and highlighted how Trump the candidate was less enamored of the practice than ...
What`s It Like to Walk for Comme des Garçons? 11 Models Share Their Me
Over the past four weeks, we`ve been posting one archival Comme des Garçons show per day. With 20 collections and more than 2,500 images added to our Vogue Runway archive, we`re assuming you have a good idea of what Rei Kawakubo`s designs ...
Cannes Adds Roman Polanski`s `Based On A True Story` & More Films To Lineup
The Cannes Film Festival has just made a handful of additions to its Official Selection, including Roman Polanski`s Based On A True Story (D`Après Une Histoire Vraie) which will screen out of competition. The Eva Green-starrer had been tipped to be ...
Naperville police prescription drug disposal effort set for Saturday
Unwanted or expired prescription medicines can be dropped off at the Naperville police station Saturday as part of the annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. (Bill Gentes / HANDOUT). Staff report. Privacy Policy · Naperville residents can rid ...
Drugged driving surpasses drunken driving among drivers killed in crashes, report finds
(CNN) Driving under the influence of drugs was deadlier in 2015 than driving while drunk, a new report found. Still, some safety experts caution that drunken driving remains a bigger problem and say that drugged driving needs more research. Positive ...
Woman Who Once Weighed 1102 Lbs. Leaving Hospital After Successfully Losing 713 Lbs.
After topping out at 1,102 lbs., Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty is leaving the hospital 713 lbs. lighter. El Aty successfully underwent laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy surgery on March 9, and after close to two months in the hospital, she is down to 389 lbs ...
Childbirth Drug Greatly Reduces Bleeding Deaths
A drug used to treat severe bleeding could save thousands of lives for mothers giving birth. A global trial of the drug found it reduced the risk of bleeding deaths during childbirth by nearly one-third. The study involved 20,000 women in 21 countries ...
Energy Drinks And Your Ticker
DENVER (CBS4) -Having a tall energy drink may certainly give you a boost in energy, but at the same time it may also cause your heart to develop some funky rhythms. monster energy drinks Energy Drinks And Your Ticker. (credit: CBS). Researchers ...
A Gym Is Going To Start Offering Napping Classes — & For Good Reason
Deskercise, yoga with baby animals, prancing around the park — fitness fads come and go. But a fitness center in the U.K. is giving weary gymgoers one workout that almost anyone can commit to. Mashable reports that David Lloyd Clubs is offering a ...
$10 million settlement over alleged misconduct in Boston heart stem cell lab
A research misconduct investigation of a prominent stem cell lab by the Harvard University–affiliated Brigham and Women`s Hospital (BWH) in Boston has led to a massive settlement with the U.S. government over allegations of fraudulently obtained ...
First New Drug for Liver Cancer in a Decade: Regorafenib
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has expanded the indication for regorafenib (Stivarga, Bayer) to now include treatment for patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) who have previously been treated with the drug sorafenib (Nexavar, Bayer).
1.2 million children in the US have lead poisoning. We`re only treating half of them.
Several states are doing an abysmal job of testing at-risk children for lead poisoning. Updated by Sarah Frostenson@sfrostensonsarah.frostenson@vox.com Apr 27, 2017, 4:30pm EDT. tweet · share. Thousands of lead poisoned children, who are ...
SeaWorld San Diego gets a furry surprise: a baby sea lion
(Mike Aguilera/SeaWorld San Diego via AP). In this photo provided by SeaWorld San Diego, a day-old California sea lion pup rests at the Animal Care Center in San Diego, Calif., Thursday, April 27, 2017. The park is caring for the sea lion pup that was .
SeaWorld San Diego Gets a Furry Surprise: a Baby Sea Lion
SeaWorld San Diego is caring for a sea lion that was unexpectedly born to a sick mother that was rescued from a beach. | April 27, 2017, at 6:41 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. SeaWorld San Diego Gets a Furry Surprise: a Baby Sea ...
Forbes: 2017 session ignored many issues Iowans face
We wrapped up the 2017 legislative session at 6:26 a.m. on April 22 after a marathon 24-hour session. While there were some areas of bi-partisan work this session, I`m disappointed many of the key issues facing Iowans were ignored this year, especially ...
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There is now a gym class for those who aren`t looking for any kind of workout. A gym in Scotland is offering “napercise” classes – a 45-minute nap class. Instead of workout equipment, participants at David Lloyd Clubs get a single bed and soothing ...
Helping to save lives through education, awareness and empowerment of mental illness
People with mental illness have many gifts to share. The history of the arts, academia and culture is indebted to people who face this challenge. These members of our families and communities are smart, creative and capable. They make a positive ...
Experts warn of tick problem in Northeast Ohio
BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – A serious disease that can cause life-long problems is on the rise in Ohio. This could be the worst year for Lyme disease. In the tall grass and thick brush you walk next to in the park another creature is also walking – the ...
Hunting Mushrooms, and What Makes Some Glow in the Dark
PISGAH NATIONAL FOREST, N.C. — Here`s what I was told: Get away from the city, go during a new moon and keep my flashlight off. When the sky faded black enough to spot stars twinkling, I`d be able to see mushrooms glowing. There are about 100,000 ...
City braces for overdoses after pain clinic shut down
Authorities have shut down a pain clinic in north Baltimore after police raided it this week. Advertisement. Download the WBAL app. Offices of the Westside Medical Group in the 4400 block of Falls Road were closed Thursday. People who went to the door ...
IU Health, HealthNet to pay $18M to settle false-claims case
Indiana University Health and HealthNet Inc. have agreed to pay a total of $18 million to resolve a whistleblower lawsuit alleging they submitted claims to the government in violation of anti-kickback laws. Federal and state authorities announced the ...
Bride receives kidney transplant one week before wedding
It`s an effort to raise awareness about the need for organ donors - a need folks like Dr. Matt Mulloy, the surgical director of the kidney and pancreas transplant program at Medical City Dallas, are already all too aware of. `We have a huge waiting ...
Burning issue: House votes to remove sunscreen from `medication` list for Louisiana schools
Various sunscreen products are seen in Washington, Wednesday, May 26, 2010. Long-awaited changes are coming to improve sunscreens, but not in time for this summer. Even so, experts say the best advice for those heading to the beach is to glob on that ...
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Pointing to a recent study finding an alarming rise in opiod-related deaths, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is launching an effort focusing on suburban and upstate heroin and opiod distribution networks. The AG`s office has an organized crime task ...
Will Zika return to Florida this summer? Yes, and it could be worse
This summer could look a lot like last summer as far as the Zika virus is concerned in Florida. [Associated Press]. Wondering what`s ahead for Zika? Related News/Archive. Florida IDs new Miami neighborhood as Zika zone. 6 Months Ago. Florida finds Zika ...
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THURSDAY, April 27, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- When a woman chooses to stop smoking during her pregnancy, the potential effects to her baby are probably on her mind. But a new British study hints that smoking in pregnancy could even affect the health of ...
IU Health settles $18 million lawsuit
Indiana University Health and HealthNet Inc. have reached an $18 million civil settlement with the U.S. and the state of Indiana over allegations that the health providers violated anti-kickback laws, according to U.S. Attorney Josh J. Minkler`s office ...
Why Do So Many Africans Drown?
Peter Ssali makes his living on Lake Victoria. Most days he fishes on Africa`s largest lake. Sometimes he ferries cargo to the lake`s islands or gives tours to sightseers on the small boat he leases for around $5 a day. The 34-year-old Ugandan with a ...
China warned North Korea of sanctions after any nuclear test: Tillerson
North Korea`s leader Kim Jong Un watches a military drill marking the 85th anniversary of the establishment of the Korean People`s Army (KPA) in this handout photo by North Korea`s Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) made available on April 26, 2017.
Trump Knows Striking North Korea Is Last Resort, McCain Says
Sen. John McCain arrives to board one of the buses transporting Senators to a briefing on North Korea at the White House on April 26. Photographer: Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call. President Donald Trump is well aware that a preemptive strike against North ...
Trump`s report card: His best, his worst and what he should do next
(CNN) President Donald Trump is coming to the end of his first 100 days in office, and everyone has an opinion about his performance. We asked CNN contributors and analysts to weigh on the good, the bad and the what comes next of Trump`s first 100 days.
A Calmer Mexico Sees Trump Anew: as a `Bluffer` at the Poker Table
The Paso del Norte International Bridge between El Paso, Texas, and Ciudad Juárez in Mexico. Within hours on Wednesday, the Trump administration went from signaling it wanted the United States to leave Nafta to announcing it would renegotiate the pact.
United and man dragged from flight reach `amicable` settlement
Lawyers for David Dao, the Kentucky man who was violently removed from a flight for refusing to give up his seat earlier this month, said Thursday that they have reached a confidential settlement with United Airlines. The agreement comes on the same ...
Trump Falls From One Presidential Trap Into Another
Subscribe to The Atlantic`s Politics & Policy Daily, a roundup of ideas and events in American politics. Mucking up an interaction with Congress is a rite of passage for every new president—usually on health care, and especially for those with limited ...
Top Pentagon watchdog launches investigation into money that Michael Flynn received from foreign groups
The Pentagon`s top watchdog has launched an investigation into money that former national security adviser and retired Army Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn received from foreign groups and whether he failed to obtain proper approval to do so, lawmakers and ...
Trump`s steep learning curve
The education of Donald Trump in these first 100 days is about so much more than learning the vast array of issues that cross his Oval Office desk – and rethinking some positions along the way. Monitor`s Best: Top 5 ...
2 US Service Members Killed in Afghanistan, Pentagon Says
Two American service members were killed on Wednesday in the Afghan province of Nangarhar, where the “mother of all bombs” was dropped two weeks ago. Credit Noorullah Shirzada/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. WASHINGTON — Two ...
Expats, exports, security: What`s worrying the rest of the EU about Brexit?
As the leaders of the EU`s remaining 27 member states prepare for the first Brexit summit in Brussels, which issues will shape the agendas of the individual countries taking part? Germany: Jenny Hill, Berlin. Chancellor Angela Merkel is keen to ...
Protesters attack Macedonian lawmakers over leadership vote
SKOPJE, Macedonia — Chaos swept into Macedonia`s parliament Thursday night when protesters stormed the building and attacked lawmakers to protest the election of a new speaker despite a months-old deadlock in efforts to form a new government.
People reporting extraterrestrial sightings to Trump`s new `criminal alien` hotline
The White House launched a new hotline on Wednesday for people to report crimes committed by “criminal aliens,” but some of the callers instead are using the line to report cases of extraterrestrial contact and UFO sightings. #AlienDay Please call and ...
Joe Biden has a message for millennial guys
Kara Alaimo, an assistant professor of public relations at Hofstra University, is the author of `Pitch, Tweet, or Engage on the Street: How to Practice Global Public Relations and Strategic Communication.` She was spokeswoman for international affairs ...
$400000 for One Speech? For Ex-Presidents, It Is Now the Norm
Former President Barack Obama on Monday, at his first public appearance since leaving office. Credit Joshua Lott for The New York Times. As a soon-to-be ex-president, Harry Truman was not lacking in lucrative offers from the private sector. Several ...
Senate confirms Alexander Acosta as labor secretary
Former U.S. attorney Alexander Acosta was confirmed as labor secretary Thursday, filling a key spot in President Trump`s Cabinet and setting the stage for the administration to tackle pending rules that could have sweeping consequences for workers and ...
The Obamas face the paid-speaking circuit — and all the questions that come with it
ORLANDO — When Barack and Michelle Obama left the White House, they both spoke longingly of a break from life in the public eye. But following a months-long vacation, they have started to tap into the lucrative paid-speaking circuit that has enriched ...
2020 Vision: Chelsea Beats Donald, And You Heard It Here First
The first signal that the Trump Administration would not make America great again was not, as many believed, Jared Kushner`s indictment for real estate financing fraud in the summer of 2017. Nor was it Steve Bannon`s departure that fall to take over ...
Haley accuses Russia of allowing Syria to deny needed aid
UNITED NATIONS – U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley accused Russia on Thursday of providing cover for the Syrian regime`s use of chemical weapons and denial of desperately needed aid to hundreds of thousands of besieged people — and she urged ...
Acosta confirmation completes Trump Cabinet
President Donald Trump completed the formation of his Cabinet Thursday, as the Senate confirmed Labor Secretary nominee Alexander Acosta, 60-38. There remains one Cabinet-level nominee to confirm — Robert Lighthizer for U.S. Trade Representative ...
Fox News Poll: 53 percent favor military action to stop North Korea nukes program
It will take military force to stop North Korea`s nuclear weapons program, a majority of voters believe -- and they tend to favor the U.S. taking that action. That`s according to the latest national Fox News Poll of registered voters. Fifty-one percent ...
German soldier who posed as refugee arrested on suspicion of planning attack
BERLIN -- A German soldier who had posed as a Syrian refugee was arrested on suspicion he was planning an attack, apparently motivated by anti-foreigner sentiment, in a case that prosecutors said Thursday was `more than strange.` The 28-year-old ...
The Latest: Macedonia police, protesters clash in capital
SKOPJE, Macedonia — The Latest on the political crisis in Macedonia (all times local):. 11 p.m.. Police in Macedonia`s capital have fired flash grenades and clashed with protesters gathered in front of the country`s parliament, leaving several people ...
Body of missing Joliet toddler found in mother`s home
Will County Sheriff`s Department Deputy Chief Rick Ackerson speaks Thursday, April 27, 2017, during a news conference on the death of 1 ½-year-old Semaj Crosby in Joliet, Ill. Crosby, who was reported missing Tuesday evening, was founded dead ...
The Latest: Russia criticizes French report on Syria attack
BEIRUT — The Latest on Syria (all times local):. 10:35 p.m.. Russia`s Foreign Ministry is criticizing a French report that lays blame on the Syrian government for a chemical attack on a town in northern Syria in early April that killed almost 90 ...
Seven percent of Trump voters say they`d vote for someone else in 2020
First of all, before you complain, no, it is not too early to talk about the 2020 election. It is not. The RealClearPolitics polling average for the Republican primaries in 2016 began in July 2013, with eventual winner Chris Christie holding a narrow ...