Union Lieutenant Alonzo Hersford Cushing died at Gettysburg on July 3rd, 1863. On November 6th, 2014, he was awarded the Medal of Honor, the highest military decoration in the country, for his heroism on that field of battle that day. It has taken 151 years and a campaign of more than three decades for Cushing [...]
Both Spurs and the Tigers are struggling so far this season and need three points. Tottenham Hotspur travel to face Hull City on Sunday in a battle of two teams stuck in the bottom half of the table. Hull are in 15th, just a point above...Show More Summary
At least five people killed in blast in town of Yusufiyah south of Baghdad, as army battles ISIL fighters in Diyala.
G.R.L. singer Simone Battle had just a few thousand dollars to her name when she committed suicide... but her family claims there could be much more pouring in... from lucrative contracts she signed shortly before her death.Battle had just $6,000…
The fiery Washington, D.C., politician who was famously re-elected after going to jail for crack cocaine possession, has died after months of battling a number of health issues. He was 78.
The Battle Arms Development OIP “Ounces Is Pounds” rifle is an ultra-ULTRA-light AR-15. Its proud owner David writes … It’s the lightest AR-15 ever available- under 3.9 pounds dry with 16? barrel (11? SBR is 3.6 lb). It’s called the OIP, manufactured by Battle Arms Development, and available through Bentwood Gunsmithing. Show More Summary
Though it’s only November, the NFL has it’s first must-see game of the season this weekend as the upstart Arizona Cardinals travel to Seattle to take on the defending Super Bowl Champion Seahawks. This “battle of the birds” is a true NFC West showdown. Show More Summary
A former Amazon employee embroiled in a legal battle with the online retailer is set to go on hunger strike in an attempt to force the company to change business practices which he calls “deceptive and fraudulent”. Kivin Varghese plans to start his vigil on Tuesday outside Amazon’s headquarters in...
During World War II, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill urged military leaders to come up with valiant names for battles so no mother of a fallen soldier need say her son was killed "in an operation called 'Bunnyhug' or 'Ballyhoo.'"
There is nothing busier at times than a regulation NHL goal crease. It is a blue, 1.8-meter half-circle full of emotion, as games are won and lost in one of the smallest areas of the ice. Goaltending is one of the most important parts...Show More Summary
The Michigan Wolverines had battled back from the brink of disaster after a disappointing 2-4 start to their season. Brady Hoke had survived the turmoil that claimed athletic director David Brandon and had rallied his team. MichiganShow More Summary
The 2014 Formula One season has reached its inevitable climax in Abu Dhabi. As the sun sets in the desert, the two Mercedes drivers—Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg —will finally decide a season-long battle that has seen them pass the...Show More Summary
So, why are certain celebrities suing video game companies? Well, it has a little somethin' to do with right of publicity law. This week, we broke down Lindsey Lohan's battle with Rockstar games, reviewed the Fire HD 6, toured the world's most...
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One of the most heated rivalries in college football is set to renew tonight when No. 19 USC faces off against No. 9 UCLA. These crosstown foes, separated by 12 miles in the heart of Los Angeles, won’t just be battling for bragging rights. Show More Summary
The retail sales battle lines have been drawn: Black Friday is upon us. Some deals will be genuinely rare and valuable, while others will simply be normal discounts dressed up in Black Friday camouflage Distinguishing between the two...Show More Summary
The streaking Dallas Mavericks will look to win their seventh straight game when they travel to the Toyota Center to take on the Houston Rockets Saturday night. The Rockets will once again be without Dwight Howard, who is battling a knee strain, per Jenny Dial Creech of the Houston Chronicle. Show More Summary
Winter has officially arrived (just look at Buffalo ) which means it's once again time to battle through streets clogged legions of holiday shoppers wielding eye-poking, rain-dribbling umbrellas. But one man believes he has found the perfect solution to staying dry in the wet: fancy pants. Read more...
Five firefighters were slightly injured battling a four-alarm blaze that gutted four attached occupied dwellings in the Cypress Hills section of Brooklyn. No civilians were injured in this fire that I covered for 1010 WINS.
The golden age of massive MCs may have been buried alongside famed non-playing crusher Big Pun, but thanks to Action Bronson and Run the Jewel's Killer Mike, we've recently entered something of a fat rapper renaissance. And what better way to celebrate that fact than to make those dudes run for their lives? Read more...