All eyes on Southampton He may not have played for half the season, but that’s done little to quell the interest in Southampton’s best defender. Dutch defender Virgil Van Dijk has been sidelined since damaging ankle ligaments in January. He’s returned to training in recent weeks as his fitness and health are clearly o the […]
Demonstrators gathered in Washington, D.C., and other cities around the world on Saturday for the 2017 People’s Climate March, a rally to demand political action to fight climate change. This year’s march takes on increased significance, as it occurs on the 100th day in office of President Donald Trump. Show More Summary
The last turn, the last lap—the best of The Ryans.
If you’re looking to go on a craft beer pilgrimage, this interactive tool lets you explore the U.S. cities with the most breweries and highest rated brewskis. Read more...
Acer announced their new Triton 700 series gaming laptops on April 27 in New York City. At just 18mm thin Acer claims it's the fastest gaming laptop around netting a 17,000 score on 3DMark besting the competition by significant margins. We got some hands-on time yesterday with the Triton 700, and it's quite impressive. Show More Summary
What a difference a few (hundred thousand) recalls make. In a sales market best described as stagnant, a widespread vehicle glitch can dog an automaker’s balance sheet. That seems to be the case at Ford Motor Company, which saw its first-quarter...Show More Summary
With Amazons’ fifth brick-and-mortar bookstore opening its doors in Chicago this past month, some consider it more important than ever to support the city’s local and independently owned bookshops. Chicago is incredibly proud of its talented and homegrown artists, musicians, chefs and business...
Berlin, the capital city of Germany and a city that was so marked by numerous unfortunate events during its history, managed to rise and impress the world through its power and desire to be the best. It managed to exceed all the hardships...Show More Summary
All these spots, taken as a whole, from the Skatin' Place in Golden Gate Park to the benches along the Embarcadero, could give any newcomer/amateur anthropologist a well-rounded sense of the various characters who call this city home, and those who pass through it just for a spell. [ more › ]
We may have been denied blue skies and a beaming sun too often in recent weeks, but rooftop bar season is here at last. Many of the coveted al fresco spots in this city come with annoying crowds and overpriced drinks, but there are still a few boozy aeries that offer an elevated escape, or at least make the expense worthwhile. Show More Summary
Towering Bailly There’s a case to be made for Eric Bailly being the best defender at Manchester United. Certainly the best central defender. Marcos Rojo would be a close second, having improved remarkably this season. The Ivorian star will be crucial for United in their massive clash against Manchester City tonight. If it wasn’t for […]
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola calls Manchester United's Michael Carrick "one of the best midfielders I've ever seen".
AP Photo/Nick Ut, File Planned Parenthood supporters rally for women's access to reproductive health care at Los Angeles City Hall. W ell, it could have been worse. That is the best that can be said of the assaults on women’s equality...Show More Summary
The 2017 Time 100 Gala brought together the biggest names in journalism, the arts, sports and social action from all over the world. The magazine's annual award ceremony was held Tuesday night in New York City, honoring some of the most influential people around the globe. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Following Thursday's release of TIME's 100 Most Influential People of 2017, the issue's honorees gathered in New York City on Tuesday for the event's annual TIME 100 Gala. With a strong fashion presence this year — both Raf Simons and Alessandro Michele were included, as were Ashley... Continue reading
Once a decade, Granta publishes a special “Best of Young American Novelists” issue featuring work from American fiction writers under the age of forty. The latest list includes Millions staffer and City on Fire author Garth Risk Hallberg,...Show More Summary
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Westbrook sat for 46 minutes in this series. When he did, the Rockets outscored his teammates by 58 points. Russell Westbrook is the best player on the Oklahoma City Thunder, and it’s not cutting-edge basketball knowledge that they’ll...Show More Summary