Most Americans think of the Civil War as a series of battles that mattered most to the U.S. A new book shows that it also mattered a great deal worldwide.
As the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup rolls on, Pakistan and South Africa prepare to do battle on the pitch in Match 29. South Africa is in good positioning right now in Pool B with three victories in four matches. Pakistan isn’t doing too bad either as they are 2-2. Show More Summary
Coming from director Koh Kojima... Looking forward to tomorrow's Battle Presentation! We're actually animating Elma, Lyn, and Tatsu - who will be the presenters - specially and specifically for the video. We thought about this a lot, without meaning to; changing their positions around and so on. Link
The MVP race is heating up, with five candidates surging in a remarkably close battle for the NBA's ultimate individual award. Stephen Curry and James Harden have been in the thick of things all season long, and they haven't slowed down...Show More Summary
The new side faces an uphill battle to prominence
The floodgates have opened for Avengers: Age of Ultron. After the release of the third trailer, we’ve now seen what looks like a climactic battle, Vision, more Hulk/Black Widow romance, Ultron’s army and even some mysterious claws. Many questions have been answered, more have been posed, and now anything is fair game. Show More Summary
A legal fight is raging over for-profit detention centers near the US-Mexico border that hold undocumented mothers and their children caught entering the US.
“Chronemics” is an animated short created by London-based animation studio Animade that presents a war between personified versions of darkness and light, who do battle in a series of increasingly clever ways. Light fears Dark. Dark resents Light. Always at odds. Always in conflict. Pushing borders. Losing ground. Never ending. But what is one without […]
Sir Ian McKellen (previously) stars as Sherlock Holmes in Mr. Holmes, an upcoming film that portrays the legendary detective in his twilight years battling dementia but still at work on his final case with the help of a young protégé to guide him along the way. The film was directed by Bill Condon (previously) and […]
Character actor Daniel von Bargen, who appeared on Seinfeldand Malcolm in the Middle, died Sunday in Montgomery, Ohio, after a long illness, Variety reports. He was 64 and had been battling unspecified health problems for the past five years. Show More Summary
As of March 5, the card for WWE WrestleMania 31 has just four matches, and two of them aren’t even fully complete yet. One of the most anticipated matches is that of the Ladder Match for the Intercontinental Title as it’s shaping upShow More Summary
The CSIRO gives us a scanning electron microscope image of the world's smallest battle to the death. Are you not entertained?! Read more...
Who is the best pound-for-pound fighter in the UFC? Is it Conor McGregor? Is it Jon Jones? Or is it Ronda Rousey? Maybe the newcomer Paige VanZant? We'll never know due to weight classes, but there is one equalizer: Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots. Find out who wins when McGregor, Jones and VanZant battle it out in our version of "the Octagon." Read more MMA news on BleacherReport.com
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Iran's shadowy military mastermind has posed for photos drinking tea on the front lines in the battle against ISIS in Iraq. General Qassem Suleimani, the commander of Iran's Quds Force, has been spotted drinking tea and leading operations against ISIS in the Iraqi city of Tikrit. Show More Summary
Luke Evans will play Gaston in the live-action adaptation of Beauty & The Beast. This actor (pictured, via) has been seen in a number of book-based-movies including The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies and Dracula Untold. Variety reports that Bill Condon, the director behind The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn films, will helm this project. Show More Summary
The battle over Georgia's controversial "religious freedom" bill could reach one of its most one pivotal moments today. Sometime after 10 a.m., the Georgia Senate will cast votes either for or against Senate Bill 129.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Jenny Hval is an experimental composer and songwriter, and last month she signed to Sacred Bones and announced her new album Apocalypse, girl. This morning, she’s shared the first song from that album, and it suggests some fascinating new directions for the album. “The Battle Is Over,” on first glance, sounds like it might be […]
Bellator MMA's filing with the Superior Court in Burlington County, New Jersey, for an injunction against Quinton Jackson, revealed some interesting perks and expenditures they made to the former (and once again current) UFC fighter. Ever...Show More Summary
Well… okay. Not really “battle” damaged like your favorite action figure variation, but sort of. Books bought wholesale for brick and mortar stores can be returned if unsold within a certain timeframe. Sometimes these returned books come back with a crease on the cover, a bent corner, a little wear on the spine… very minor […]