The Dow rallied 0.6% this week to climb back above 18,000, a now-3.3% year-to-date gain taking the blue chip index to within 1% of all-time closing highs. If you count dividends, the S&P 500 already made a new historic high Monday. Investors...Show More Summary
A certain NFL team with a name disparaging of Native Americans is hoping the U.S. Supreme Court can offer some relief in its ongoing trademark cancellation battle. The team argued in a special petition filed Monday that the U.S. Patent...Show More Summary
Harvard University's Schuyler Bailar, who is making history as the first transgender athlete to compete in a NCAA Division 1 men's sport, opened up about his journey in an interview with Ellen DeGeneres on Monday. The 19-year-old collegiate...Show More Summary
HANNOVER, Germany (AP) — Evoking history and appealing for solidarity, President Barack Obama on Monday cast his decision to send 250 more troops to Syria as a bid to keep up "momentum" in the campaign to dislodge Islamic State extremists. Obama's...Show More Summary
Yup, they did it again.The Ducks had a chance Monday to end a playoff series in six games, to spare themselves the possible heartbreak of an anything-can-happen Game 7, and for the fourth time in four playoff appearances they couldn't close the deal.Their 3-1 loss to the inspired Nashville Predators...
Dirk Nowitzki made some history while his Dallas Mavericks were fighting for their postseason lives in Game 5 of their first-round playoff series against the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. NBA on ESPN noted he passed ScottieShow More Summary
(Steven Hayward) Today is the 40th anniversary of the greatest play in baseball history: Chicago Cubs outfielder Rick Monday snatching away an American flag from two hooligans determined to set it afire at Dodger stadium in Los Angeles. Show More Summary
There haven't been many play-by-play voices in ithe long history of "Monday Night Football." But there will be a new one in 2016. Mike Tirico, who paired with Jon Gruden on "Monday Night Football," is leaving ESPN for NBC Sports, Sports...Show More Summary
Speaking to radio host Joe Piscopo Monday morning, Trump ally Roger Stone touted his plan to lead a "largest outdoor massive, peaceful, nonviolent protest in Cleveland history" at the Republican National Convention this July.
"Fossil evidence suggests that life began very early in Earth's history and that has led people to determine that life might be quite common in the universe because it happened so quickly here, but the knowledge about life on Earth....
Charlotte won its first playoff game in 14 years on Saturday. Will history repeat itself on Monday? The Charlotte Hornets won their first playoff game since 2002 when they beat the Miami Heat 96-80 on Saturday night. Another win on Monday...Show More Summary
April 25th is ANZAC Day, the anniversary of the Battle of Gallipoli: here’s some history, a documentary, and a Lego re-enactment. Gallery of photos from the Halifax explosion – the naval accident that erased an entire city in Canada. Audubon ...Show More Summary
On Monday night, prior to Game 2 between the Thunder and Mavericks in Oklahoma City, Russell Westbrook and Charlie Villavueva started one of the silliest fueds in NBA history. Westbrook was doing his elaborate pre-game dance with teammate Cameron Payne when Villanueva walked up and stood right in between them. So Westbrook rather dramatically shoved […]
On Monday, Kevin Durant jacked up 33 shots in Game 2 in perhaps the worst volume-shooting night in NBA playoff history. Three nights later, Durant reminded the world why the league will be falling all over itself for him this summer. The...Show More Summary
Washington Capitals left wing Alexander Ovechkin recorded the 72nd, 73rd and 74th playoff points of his career during Monday's 6-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers, tying and then passing Dale Hunter (72) as the all-time leading playoff...Show More Summary
Stop us if you’ve heard this before, but ESPN’s The Undefeated will launch soon. The so-called “Black Grantland” site ESPN has been touting for years will finally hit the web on May 17, ESPN announced Monday. With The Undefeated, helmed...Show More Summary
Carlo Allegri / Reuters The candidate: Son of New York Donald Trump The gaffe: Campaigning in Buffalo on Monday, Trump misstated the date of, oh, the deadliest attack on American soil and the most traumatic event in the history of his home city. Show More Summary
truTV's behind-the-scenes comedy history series, truInside, has focused on classic big-screen comedies over its first six weeks: Airplane!, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Bridesmaids, The Jerk, Heathers. But this Monday's episode spent an hour inside the Olive Tree Cafe and its more famous basement dwellers at The Comedy Cellar. The hour includes a brief history […]
In the history of baseball, the act Mike Scioscia executed Monday has been tried thousands of times over. He took a struggling hitter, first baseman C.J. Cron, and dropped him three spots in the lineup. Cron, the 26-year-old who carried a.100 average into this week's four-game series against the...
The actor shared some personal history on Monday.