25 Sao Paulo firefighters were hurt over the weekend as they battled an electrical blaze at the Latin American Memorial, designed by celebrated Brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer, who died last year at 104. The original plans for the building may have been destroyed in the blaze. [Images: Andre Penner/AP] Read more...
ByKyle Spencer: Economics majors say that they're not interested in Bitcoin yet. That's a pity. The battle currently playing out on r/Bitcoin and its affiliated subreddits is the stuff of legend. Say what you like about the gall of programmers...Show More Summary
We previously saw a low-resolution version of this banner last weekend. Spider-Man's greatest battle begins in theaters next May. [...]
EXCLUSIVE: Prospect Park’s multi-million dollar legal battle with ABC over licensed soaps All My Children and One Life To Live isn’t the only courtroom drama the production company is now facing. Co-Founder Jeff Kwatinetz has filed a...Show More Summary
We’ve made no bones about being HUGE fans of the folks who make the Epic Rap Battles of History videos. And now here’s another reason why: Michael Jordan, as performed by Keegan-Michael Key, vs. Muhammad Ali, as performed by Jordan Peele. It’s predictably hilarious, especially if you like Space Jam slams and George Foreman Grill jokes.
The graphics battle between the Xbox One and the PlayStation 4 has been raging for months. Here at the start of December, with the consoles finally loose in the wild, one thing is certain: Several big games run at a higher resolution on PS4 than on Xbox One. Show More Summary
It has been a dreadful start to the 2013-14 season for the New York Knicks, who opened with a record of 3-13. Their offense is stagnant, the defense is atrocious and they lack leadership. Nearly every member of the team is battling injury...Show More Summary
Ryan O’Neal, battling the University of Texas over an Andy Warhol portrait of his late love, Farrah Fawcett, testified that he removed the piece from her home “a… READ ON
Scene from "Blackwater" Episode, Courtesy: Mashable We have to wait until next Spring before we get to see what’s in store for the Lannisters, Starks, Targaryens and the rest of our favs on “Game of Thrones,” but at least we're getting...Show More Summary
Recruiting can sometimes feel like an uphill battle. Focus on these five common issues to hire more effectively and successfully.
Olivia Wise, a 16 year old teen whose cover of Katy Perry's "Roar" went viral overnight, lost her battle with a terminal brain tumor on November 25th. She died peacefully in her home. Her cousin Jeff Kassel says "she was surrounded by...Show More Summary
Post by Jeanne Sager. You've heard of suing for custody, right? Well, have you ever heard of suing the judge in your child custody battle? That's what a mom in Manhattan is doing. She's suing the family court referee who has been overseeing...Show More Summary
The latest Epic Rap Battle of History from Peter Shukoff and Lloyd Ahlquis features guest stars Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, who throw down as His Airness and the Greatest, respectively. Enjoy. (Via ViralViralVideos.) Previously Moses vs. Santa, Featuring Snoop Dogg
Albert Uderzo, the co-creator of the beloved comic series “Asterix,” has engaged in a nasty legal battle over the future of the series with his own daughter. Uderzo is suing his daughter and son-in-law for “psychological violence,” claiming that they are exploiting him and inalterably...
Cromwell in the Battle of Naseby in 1645 (1851) by the English painter Charles Landseer (1799-1879). Lanseer depicted here not the battle action but the victors and the spoils. In front there is a dead women a hint to the over 100 women camp-followers the parliamentarian troops also hacked to death believing they were Irish.
CBS News Exclusive: Video recorded by CBS News reporter Carter Evans shows an up-close account of the gun battle between police and fugitive ex-cop Christopher Dorner in Big Bear, California.
Which one of these talented lightweights takes one step closer to a division title shot? It doesn't have a main event just yet (thanks to this guy), but it does have an intriguing lightweight battle between two fighters with their eyes...Show More Summary
BANGKOK (AP) — The political crisis that has shaken Thailand's capital for more than a week eased suddenly Tuesday after the prime minister ordered police to stop battling anti-government protesters. The move was timed to coincide with celebrations of the king's birthday later this week, a holiday that holds deep significance in the Southeast Asian nation.