This year’s Screen Actors Guild Award winners were announced Sunday night, marking the latest installment of an awards race that increasingly seems to be a battle between Richard Linklater’s Boyhood and Alejandro González Iñárritu’s Birdman. Show More Summary
NFL 2014-2015 Pro Bowl Recap In an attempt to revive the Pro Bowl, the NFL last year scrapped the traditional battle between the AFC and NFC. The team run by Jerry Rice defeated the team run by Deion Sanders. This year one captain was Michael Irvin. His team was coached by Jason Garrett. Cris Carter […]
Two Chinese oil companies show contrasting approaches in their attempts to operate in the South China Sea where, to the discomfort of its smaller neighbours, China's claims in disputed waters have grown increasingly assertive. One company's actions are adding to tensions in the area, while the other's may hint at a way to ease them. Show More Summary
While plenty of women rocked stunning hairstyles on the SAG Awards red carpet, we're even more entranced by what Hollywood's leading men did with the hair... on their faces! It seems that celebrities are loving the newest beard trends,...Show More Summary
The likelihood that Irish carrier Aer Lingus will accept a takeover bid from IAG, the company that owns British Airways and Spanish flag carrier Iberia is the stuff of battles left, right and centre and the “fun” is expected to begin from all quarters later this week. The key interest outside of Ireland, the UK [...]
EXCLUSIVE: In the biggest deal by far so far here at Sundance, Open Road and Sony have won a pitched bidding battle for the Rick Famuyiwa-directed Dope. The deal is worth $7 million in minimum guarantee, with a $15 million P&A. ThisShow More Summary
It was a battle of superstars as LeBron James led the Cleveland Cavaliers past Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-98. Though both teams struggled to shoot efficiently, the Cavs ultimately found more support behind James.Show More Summary
Team Foligno and Team Toews will do battle in the NHL All-Star Game after an incredibly fun weekend in Columbus. A wacky All-Star weekend will come to a close in Columbus with the main event, as Team Foligno will face Team Toews in the...Show More Summary
As federal courts knock down more and more state gay marriage bans, the battle between religious conservatives and same sex couples seeking equal rights has been significantly drained of its tension. That didn’t stop potential Republican...Show More Summary
HIGHLIGHTS: The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies (WB) plants $49.5M footprint in China debut; American Sniper (WB) picks off more records for Clint Eastwood as it approaches $50M; Mortdecai (LGF/VAR) is less with lackluster start;...Show More Summary
President Obama proposed Sunday to designate 1.4 million acres of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as wilderness, setting off a battle with the Republican-controlled Congress over oil and gas drilling in pristine areas of northern Alaska.
Scores of Boko Haram militant gunmen reportedly waged a predawn attack Sunday on a key city of Maiduguri in northeastern Nigeria, engaging in a fierce battle with troops on the outskirts of the city, forcing residents to flee from their homes, according to the military, residents and other sources, CNN reports.
Supporters of Egypt’s ousted Islamist President fought street battles with police in Cairo and other cities on Sunday, the fourth anniversary of the country’s 2011 uprising, as clashes left 13 people dead and dozens injured. Another two people died when an explosive device they were planting under a high-voltage tower in the Nile Delta exploded […]
Paul Pogba is one of the hottest talents in football right now and Chelsea have joined the race to capture the outstanding Frenchman. Simon Mullock of the Mirror says Jose Mourinho will battle Manchester United and Manchester City for...Show More Summary
The Lakers (12-31) have lost seven in a row coming into their Sunday-night battle against the Houston Rockets (30-14).
Over the last few posts, this discussion has partially devolved (in comments at least) into climate comparisons and other weather-related talk. Such is the nature of online conversations, but just to reiterate, I’m merely saying that for me, where I live, designing my outside garden for winter interest, as many, including Evelyn, recommend, makes little […]
The Portland Trail Blazers fell behind early but battled back to topple the Washington Wizards 103-96 Saturday at the Moda Center in Portland, Oregon. LaMarcus Aldridge netted a game-high 26 points, while Damian Lillard added 20 points...Show More Summary
So far, the 2015 NBA All-Star Game voting is perfect in many ways. Just don't tell that to fans. Anthony Davis will attend for good reason. The Gasol brothers, Pau and Marc, will square off in a battle for the ages. Stephen Curry even...Show More Summary
Broadband internet speed is among the fiercest debates you probably didn’t know about. The FCC (Federal Communications Commission) is pushing to redefine it for greater speeds, while cable companies are arguing that we don’t need that much bandwidth. Show More Summary
Although the Super Bowl is always the main event, the commercials shown during the big game have developed into a major spectacle of their own. Companies battle to come up with fresh, unique ideas that can make a lasting impact. Getting a chance to reach more than 100 million people is a golden opportunity for advertisers. Show More Summary