A mummified monk encased in a Buddha statue that China claims was stolen from a village in eastern China a decade ago may not have been the only such mummy to go missing from the region.
Danny Blanchflower, one of Northern Ireland's greatest footballers, is to be honoured with a commemorative plaque at his childhood home in his native city of Belfast later.
Tottenham have enjoyed a successful first season under new manager Mauricio Pochettino. Spurs look likely to miss out on the Holy Grail of Champions League qualification, but that does not undo the months of progress under the Argentinian. The...Show More Summary
Packets of Oreos, boxes of crayons, and squeaky dog toys will test the limits of robot vision and manipulation in a competition this May. Amazon is organizing the event to spur the development of more nimble-fingered product-packingShow More Summary
Music is definitely something which is full well capable of lifting up one’s soul, especially when one is down and would need some kind of encouragement and being spurred onward and forward. It raises morale of troops who have been feeling the blues, and can at times bring about a spiritual renaissance in the entire camp. Show More Summary
From the “everything causes global warming” department….except, the effect they are claiming is miniscule compared to business as usual emissions in the USA. For example, they say in the PR: “…released 6,600 metric tons (7,275 U.S. tons) of [CFC] gases stored in insulation, appliances and other equipment into the atmosphere.” First, this plot from NOAA…
To no one's surprise, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence signed into law a "religious liberty" bill that has spurred threats of convention boycotts, including one from the sponsors of GenCon, the...
England captain Wayne Rooney spoke to the press today, ahead of tomorrow’s Euro qualifier against Lithuania. Rooney spoke about Roy Hodgson’s possible contract extension, the return of Man United teammate Michael Carrick to the fold, and the arrival of the great white hype, Harry Kane. Rooney was effusive in his praise of new arrival Kane, […]
Buildings destroyed by the 2011 Tohoku earthquake released thousands of tons of climate-warming and ozone-depleting chemicals into the atmosphere, according to a new study.
Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki recorded the 10,000th rebound of his career during the fourth quarter of Tuesday's 101-94 win over the San Antonio Spurs. He entered the contest with 9,991 career rebounds, needing just nine more...Show More Summary
Matchups will play a key factor in determining how far the Los Angeles Clippers advance this postseason. In previous years the team struggled against the size of the Memphis Grizzlies (2013) and efficiency of the San Antonio Spurs (2012). This season is slightly different. Show More Summary
Westbrook got testy after the Thunder lost 130-91 to the Spurs.
The San Antonio Spurs destroyed the visiting OKC Thunder 130-91 Wednesday night, but it wasn’t the only victory that Tim Duncan got to savor. Duncan won a $100 bet with The post Tim Duncan Wins $100 Bet for Hitting a Three-Pointer (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
When I did my review of “Mr. Turner,” I remember Jonathan talking about how he had trouble getting into it, especially after he admitted that he wasn’t that familiar with director Mike Leigh’s other work. And, spurred on by this, and...Show More Summary
Niall Horan just took to his Twitter account to address his fans after Zayn Malik‘s departure from One Direction. “Been a mad few days and your support has been incredible as per usual ! This in turn Spurs us on to make the best music we possibly can” the 21-year-old entertainer wrote on his Twitter [...]
This week saw the funeral of Dave Mackay in Scotland. Scottish legend Mackay played for Hearts, Tottenham and Derby with distinction, winning titles with all three, as a player or manager. He recently passed away at the age of 80. Football’s older generation came out in their droves for Mackay’s burial, including Steve Perryman, Alan Mullery, Pat Jennings, […]
Tony Parker has finally returned to vintage form for the San Antonio Spurs, subsequently leading the defending champions to their best basketball of the season. Following a four-game losing streak that allowed seemingly reasonable doubt...Show More Summary
French daily L’Equipe have an in-depth interview with Thierry Henry on Thursday. Now working for Sky Sports as a pundit following his outstanding career, Henry is set to be honoured by the French football federation before tonight’s friendly match at the Parc de Princes between Les Bleus and Brazil. Ahead of that event, the Arsenal legend […]
KICKTV have been taking a look at who the best free kick taker in the world is. There are plenty of competitors but there could only be one player to take the number one spot. Young Tottenham star Christian Eriksen just about made the top 5 whilst Bayer Leverkusen’s 21 year old Hakan Çalhano?lu was […]
LFP President Javier Tebas has suggested Cristiano Ronaldo should be punished after he was alleged to have "touched his balls" in a provocative manner toward referee Mateu Lahoz during Real Madrid's recent Clasico loss to Barcelona. As...Show More Summary