America’s orchestras were originally ranked by budget, hence the term Big Five. But the money has shifted from East Coast to West. On current budget rankings, here are the new Big Five: 1 Los Angeles Philharmonic budget $117,813,629 2 Boston Symphony […]
The Marquette big man is heading to Detroit. With the 18th pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, the Detroit Pistons have selected Marquette's Henry Ellenson, the 2015-16 Big East Freshman of the Year. The 19-year-old big man is coming off a sensational...Show More Summary
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Barney the Dinosaur just loves that East Coast hip-hop beat. The friendly purple T-Rex raps along to Notorious B.I.G.'s "Big Poppa" in a superb new mashup video that's going viral. His protoceratops pal, BJ, is tasked with rapping Diddy's...Show More Summary
News coverage of floods is inevitably accompanied by footage of stranded motorists who have attempted to drive through floodwaters, despite warnings from emergency services. The recent floods that hit the Australian east coast were no...Show More Summary
Dubai-based distributor Front Row Films has closed a number of buzzy deals coming out of Cannes as it continues to push forward with its ambition of becoming the leading indie distrib in the Middle East. The company, which is strategically...Show More Summary
The 2016 NBA draft is still one week away, but we're already looking ahead to determine where Big East stars like Villanova's Josh Hart and Xavier's Edmond Sumner are likely to be chosen in the 2017 NBA draft. Most draft-projection sites...Show More Summary
"That's Naomi Judd. Naomi Judd! Can you believe it?" Brandy Clark is standing in the country section of East Nashville record shop the Groove, holding up a vinyl copy of Conway Twitty's 1983 LP Lost in the Feeling. On the cover, Twitty, looking dapper in a tuxedo, has a soft-focused dame...
A big chunk of the FDR Drive on the Upper East Side will be shut down in both directions off-and-on during overnight hours for the next month. [ more › ]
Isaiah Whitehead bounced back nicely from an underwhelming freshman year at Seton Hall. But it wasn't until March that the NBA buzz started to strengthen. He was sensational during the Pirates' Big East conference tournament run, which...Show More Summary
As the Baja get’s reassembled and the finishing touches put on, I can’t help but get pumped to drive it up to Wicked Big Meet this Sunday. This will be my third year going, and this time I’ll be covering the event for Jalopnik. Read more...
In domestic route news this week, American has a big growth spurt at Los Angeles International, and adds new routes from Dallas/Ft. Worth and Tucson; Delta announces a pair of new markets in the western U.S. and adds an East Coast route;...Show More Summary
The Macy’s Fourth of July Fireworks party is turning the big 4-0 this year — and celebrating from two locations along the East River.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said Friday the online leak of personal data exposing thousands of foreign journalists accredited in east Ukraine was a mistake.
Former Big East Commissioner Mike Tranghese proved his commitment to the Southeastern Conference with one simple task this week: He boarded a plane.
The SEC is turning to former Big East Commissioner Mike Tranghese to help improve the league's basketball profile and NCAA Tournament presence
Los Angeles is a special place, geologically speaking: It’s one of a handful of large metropolitan areas that’s bifurcated by mountains. Not just a few big hills—an actual mountain range named the Santa Monica Mountains runs east toShow More Summary
The Coney Island native was the Big East Tournament's Most Outstanding Player. The post Seton Hall Guard Isaiah Whitehead Will Remain in 2016 Draft appeared first on SLAMonline.
A family full of athletes and a small town upbringing helped make the Marquette freshman a possible lottery pick in June's NBA draft. Before Henry Ellenson could grow into a McDonald's All-American, the Big East Freshman of the YearShow More Summary