Barcelona's Xavi Hernandez remains the epitome of everything the club stand for. For almost 17 years now, Xavi has thrilled football audiences worldwide with his simple but effective brand of passing football. Quite possibly the best...Show More Summary
The deadline for underclassmen to declare for the 2015 NFL draft has passed, and 74 non-seniors are headed for football's premier professional league. But what about the guys who decided to stay in school for another year? This piece...Show More Summary
This week, we learned that the State of the Union is [spoiler alert] "strong." Asserting that "the shadow of crisis has passed," President Obama decried growing inequality and laid out a vision of growth for the middle class -- which he mentioned seven times. Show More Summary
It's gloomy and foggy, and I haven't seen the sun for days. It's a few more weeks before field season (Death Valley!), but I can't help exploring the sunnier places from warmer times. I'm looking back at the pics from our fall semester where we explored a lot of places in the Sierra Nevada that aren't Yosemite.That's the thing. Show More Summary
Iconic slugger Ernie Banks passed away Friday at the 83, but his DNA will be embedded forever into the game of baseball.
When there's no open passing lane, sometimes the backboard can work instead. Detroit Pistons big man Andre Drummond blocked a shot on Saturday night against the Milwaukee Bucks. On the ensuing fast break, Brandon Jennings found Drummond with an off-the-backboard alley-oop for the one-handed slam dunk. The Pistons led 28-23 after the first quarter. Show More Summary
ThatJayCutlercatchesalotofflack fromChicagoBearsfansisnothingnew.Sowhat’stheinterception-happyquarterbackbeenuptointheoffseason?AccordingtothelatestInstagrampost fromhiswife,mediapersonalityKristinCavallari,Cutler’strainingregimenincludesbabiesandbegging: Poorguy.EvenCavallariknewnottotryandcatchherhusband’s attemptedhand-off.
"The world had been watching and waiting since Jan. 15, when it was announced that Sir Winston had suffered a stroke. The last authentic giant of world politics in the 20th century was going down." Wrote Anthony Lewis in the NYT.For nine days the struggle went on. Show More Summary
ISIS has reportedly executed one of the two Japanese hostages after a ransom deadline passed, but a new mystery is growing over the location of the video showing the two men. A video released this week showed the two hostages kneeling...Show More Summary
Sports Illustrated swimsuit model and actress Molly Sims passes along her approach to weight loss. Produced by Devan Joseph. Video courtesy of Associated Press. Watch More Videos: On Our YouTube Channel Join the conversation about this story »
Yes, LBJ was savvy and imposing. But he did not arm-twist his way to success — and neither could Barack Obama
I somehow missed this Thursday night, but it's too funny to let pass by. That's Dennis Scott's son, Dennis III, socking Shaq in the face on the set of Inside the NBA. Scott and Shaq played together in Orlando for four seasons and I assume...Show More Summary
Josh Yandt was tormented and bullied at school, until he started opening doors and letting people in. After his father died, he was bullied more intensely. He had hung photos of his dad, who had passed away, in his locker. Other students bullied him by tearing the photos of his father down. Show More Summary
Despite the flap over the failure to launch of the 20-week abortion ban bill last week, the House did pass one abortion bill that may end up strangling funding for
Denver Woman Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison For Trying To Help ISIS Terrorists A 19-Year-Old Denver woman was sentenced to 4 years in prison earlier this week after traveling to Syria to join ISIS. CBS News Denver
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Spurned recently by the New York Giants, Pepper Johnson is back with the New York Jets. Johnson, who expressed his frustration last week after being passed over for the Giants' defensive coordinator job, was hired Saturday to coach the Jets' defensive line. Show More Summary
Kevin Drum comments on House Speaker John Boehner’s difficulty getting anything passed with Tea Partiers to the right and “moderates” to the left on Mother Jones. This comes from LA Times reporter Lisa Mascaro, who tells us these folks “bristle” at being called moderates. The prefer to be called pragmatists. Tomayto, tomahto, says me, though [...]Show More Summary