The NBA fined Rick Carlisle $25,000 for criticizing officials after the third game in Dallas’s playoff series against Houston, so the Mavericks head coach brought a prop to his post-game presser after tonight’s 121-109 win over the Rockets. Read more...
Leading up to Thursday’s NFL draft, we’ll put on our oddsmaking hats and Ace Rothstein glasses and set one proposition “bet” per day for PFT Planet to ponder. At the conclusion of the draft, we’ll see how PFT Planet did on the wagers, which are for entertainment purposes only. Here’s the second in our series…
We’re still recovering from last week’s Star Wars Celebration 2015, and we’ve got another fun video for you: a tour of all the costumes, props, and vehicles. Keep your eyes peeled for a look at the new Imperial Stormtroopers, plus all kinds of amazing original props. (Is that... a Wookiee dreadlock?) Read more...
After two consecutive years without a running back being selected in Round One, it’s likely the 2015 NFL Draft will have at least one first-round tailback, with Georgia’s Todd Gurley seemingly the favorite to be the first back off the board some time Thursday. The question is, what other backs will be selected in Round…
Sending Google Maps directions to an Android phone hasn't been that hard for a while, but it's now downright easy. Google has introduced a web feature that delivers instructions through a simple search. As long as your phone is properly...Show More Summary
England prop Joe Marler will miss the end of the season, but the Harlequins captain's shoulder injury is not a long-term one.
Albania Morales stood behind the coffin-shaped placard that bore her dead husband's face, practically eclipsed by her political prop. Ricardo Avelar-Lara died last November in Los Angeles, shot by sheriff's deputies.
Euro propped up despite lack of progress in Greece bailout talks.
Think you too could "Sarao" the markets? Step right up and test your 'spoofing' skills... As an "old school point'n'click prop trader" he managed to set and cancel thousands of trades in milliseconds. Click image below for reaction speed test... Show More Summary
Back in 2012 we introduced readers to Christian Bittar, a former prop trader at Deutsche Bank who profited handsomely by betting on the direction of rates he conspired with others to manipulate (recall that when it comes to betting on...Show More Summary
Apparently, sex doesn't always sell Such is the case for teen retailer Abercrombie & Fitch, which has long been notorious for shamelessly using half-naked male models on billboards and shopping bags and as live props in front of stores...Show More Summary
Residents in Hillsborough County, Florida, are concerned after plans were proposed to build experimental “body farm” in the area. The farm will be used as a crime research facility with up to 10 human cadavers placed across the property. Show More Summary
Get a detailed breakdown of the betting lines and prop bets for the upcoming "Mayweather vs. Pacquiao" championship boxing showdown that will probably melt MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, on April 25, 2015, including best bets, miscellaneous gambling opportunities and much more. Quick... Show More Summary
Inspired by a scene in "Iron Man 2," a prop creator made a glove with working lasers, light-up palm and sound effects.
Insight Collectibles has created an amazing film prop replica of the ferocious Monster Book of Monsters that was first seen in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. It is currently available to pre-order online from Sideshow Collectibles and expected to ship between June and August 2015. In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, […]
Navinder Singh Sarao, the prop trader arrested Tuesday in connection with the "Flash Crash" in US stocks in 2010, has hit headlines hard this week. UK tabloids have dubbed Sarao "the Hound of Hounslow" with US regulators alleging heShow More Summary
Illustration by Dan Evans Remember when “Paper Planes” propped up stoner comedy film trailers and sport montages and everyone was treating M.I.A. like she was just this new thing that appeared rather than a totemic cultural figure who’d...Show More Summary
You know, Kim Kardashian, we were just starting to give you props. You dedicate time to children with cancer. You are executive producing a documentary to raise awareness for mental health issues. But then you went out and used a global...Show More Summary
The trial over Prop 8 is an underappreciated, watershed moment in our history, NYU Law's Kenji Yoshino tells Salon
Strong foreign investor activity in the housing market is propping up the economy: ANZ.