Spurs striker Harry Kane is set to become the highest paid player in the history of the club in the coming months, according to a report in Friday’s Daily Mail. Kane has surely proven this season that he is not a one-season wonder, having followed his breakthrough campaign with a goal-laden 2015/2016. Having grown up […]
CORVALLIS, Ore. - An unprecedented number of juvenile sea stars have been observed off the Oregon coast over the past several months - just two years after one of the most severe marine ecosystem epidemics in recorded history nearly wiped the population out. read more
Hello, gentle readers, and welcome to the RPG Reload. This week, we're continuing our little monthly project looking at the history of handheld RPGs. That means that we will not be taking a look at a specific RPG from the App Store's past this time around. Last month, we did the backstroke in the treasure
The Economist: “During its 160-year history, the Republican Party has abolished slavery, provided the votes in Congress to pass the Civil Rights Act and helped bring the cold war to a close. The next six months will not be so [...]
NEW YORK (May 5, 2016) – Universally acknowledged as the most talented fighter of this generation and one of the greatest boxers in history, now-retired Floyd Mayweather will be honored during the month [...] The post Showtime Sports celebrates Floyd Mayweather appeared first on Boxing News 24.
For his 95th birthday last month, legendary cartoonist Al Jaffee received a plaque from the Guinness Book of World Records congratulating him on being the longest working cartoonist in history (at "73 years, 3 months"). For most of that...Show More Summary
The 'N' Crowd In approximately six months, the history books will turn its final page and close forever on the last eight years of American leadership under the reigns and watchful gaze of our nation's first Black president, Barack Obama. Different people will remember Mr. Show More Summary
A.J. Foyt, the 1961, ’64, ’67 and ’77 winner, at the 1977 Indy 500. Photos courtesy IMS. One of the absolutely best things about the Indianapolis 500 is the palpable sense of history that permeates the place during the month of May. If you’re into auto racing, you can feel the presence of the heroes […]
Stacey Dash, Clueless actor-turned-Fox News commentator who dismissed as “ludicrous” the outrage over the lack of diversity in this year's Oscar nominations, who has called for an end to Black History Month (because there isn’t a White...Show More Summary
A reader writes: I’d like this to be anonymous, please. Tomorrow, it will have been a month since I tried to commit suicide. Well, I had a plan, I had a history of and was going through a severe downward spiral of depression broughtShow More Summary
There were fewer shootings in April than any month in city history, police officials said Tuesday.
Nine months after the conclusion of its fourth season, Epic Rap Battles of History is back. The popular web series has launched its fifth go-around with a showdown between fantasy authors past and present: In one corner, George R.R. Martin, author of Game of Thrones; in the other, J.R.R. Show More Summary
Easy Plugin for AdSense by Unreal Follow my blog with Bloglovin A couple months back, Kelly Rapone, Genese County’s Tourism Marketing Director, reached out about some updates on the Haunted History Trail site. A couple years ago I wrote about the Haunted History Trail of New York State‘s site after she’d reached out about it...
Last month, SpaceX made history when it landed its reusable Falcon 9 rocket on a drone ship in the middle of the Atlantic for the first time. Today, the company has released some amazing 360 footage of the landing as if you were standing...Show More Summary
Pride Toronto unveils jam-packed June schedule to celebrate LGBTQ life in the city. Pride in Toronto this year is chock full of firsts. For the first time in its history—since its humble beginning as a tiny gathering at Hanlan’s Point—the...Show More Summary
The Edge made history yesterday as the first rock musician to perform in the Sistine Chapel, Reuters reports. The U2 guitarist, whose father died of cancer last month and whose daughter overcame leukemia, played a short acoustic set for a crowd of about 200 doctors, researchers, and philanthropists gathered for Cellular Horizons, a conference on […]
Toronto Blue Jays pitcher Brett Cecil recently became the first player in MLB history to be credited with five losses as a relief pitcher during the month of April, per Elias Sports Bureau (h/t ESPN.com). The last reliever to lose five...Show More Summary
“I grew up in one of up in one of those households where every month was Black History Month,” W. Kamau Bell jokes. Bell, one of the few comedians tackling issues of race head on, credits his heightened awareness to his highly conscious mother who grew up in Indiana in the worst of times. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) Today is the last day of Whiteness History Month up at Portland Community College, though it is not clear whether the social justice set at PCC want the world to know about it or not. Yesterday a person attempted toShow More Summary
Young Thug released his Slime Season 3 mixtape last month, and he and T.I. released Mafia History, their debut album under the name Bankroll Mafia, last week. Today, Thug is giving us more music in the form of a video for “Texas Love,” a new track dedicated to those affected by the recent flooding in […]