Subscribe to the newsletter Hello! I'm Mark Olsen, and welcome to your weekly field guide to a world of Only Good Movies. This is a busy, busy time for those of us on the movie beat and for anyone trying to make sense of what's hitting theaters, as each week seems to bring a more exciting and varied...
Now 35-years-young, Dirk Kuyt is still playing top flight football with Feyenoord as the Dutch legend enters the final few years of his career. Kuyt will forever be a Liverpool legend, after the winger played over 200 matches for the Reds scoring over 50 goals for the Scousers. Show More Summary
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton spoofed her reputation for caution and slow adoption of liberal positions during a cameo on “Saturday Night Live.” Clinton gamely played a bartender named “Val” alongside cast member Kate McKinnon, who regularly plays Clinton on the show. Show More Summary
Keith Weikum, a set builder and special effects operator for theater productions at Umpqua Community College, already had a skeptical expression when he opened his front door. The reporter standing outside asked him whether he knew a particular student who had signed up to be a production assistant...
Say this for Week 5 of the 2015 college football season: Separation Saturday certainly lived up to its name. The top three teams in the Big 12—Baylor, Oklahoma and TCU—recorded double-digit victories, with the Sooners grabbing a convincing home win against West Virginia. Show More Summary
The Minnesota Vikings will face their most difficult test of the season when they travel to Sports Authority Field at Mile High Stadium to square off with the Peyton Manning-led Denver Broncos. Minnesota has begun to make a name forShow More Summary
Grab some tissues because this SNS is going to make your eyes sweat. This past August, a golden retriever named Fergus was one of the first known victims in a series of acid attacks against dogs. He endured several surgeries for a third-degree burn along his back. The good news is, Fergus is doing well in his recovery and has even found a new home. Read more...
Jared Goff further etched his name into the Cal record books during Saturday’s game against Washington State, tossing his 65th career touchdown pass to move ahead of Kyle Boller for the most in school history. According to Kevin Danna of Pac -12.com, the high mark is Goff’s 23rd at Cal. Show More Summary
Galaxy forward Gyasi Zardes was named to the 23-man U.S. roster for next Saturday’s CONCACAF Cup playoff against Mexico at the Rose Bowl but teammate Omar Gonzalez, a World Cup veteran, was not. The rosters were announced minutes ago on Fox Sports. The Mexican team, meanwhile, will include the...
MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - Prime Minister David Cameron said his renegotiation of Britain's ties with the European Union was "bloody hard work" but that he would not be rushed into naming a date for a referendum on membership, The Sunday Telegraph reported.
Elton Lagasse attack ad against Mike Yenni Just when it feels like Louisiana politics is becoming a little too normal, the race to run Jefferson Parish, the second-largest in the state, comes along. Parish Councilman Elton Lagasse faces...Show More Summary
Pacific Rim 2 might be canceled indefinitely, but director Guillermo del Toro named Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams as an ideal casting choice via Twitter this week.
Bored Now by Emilie Boisvert When Buffy arrived in Sunnydale a young girl by the name of Willow was transformed by the presence of a slayer in her life. She'd always suspected there were things like vampires and werewolves lurking around...Show More Summary
The Next Issue magazine app recently revamped and rebranded itself as Texture. Though I'm not as nostalgic for the feel of paper and ink as the new name would like me to be, I was curious to see how print was adapting to digital standards lately. Show More Summary
This new video for The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes gives you an overview of the game thanks to Princess “Tell-All”. That’s not really her name, but she does “tell all”. As previously reported, and noted in the video, Tri-Force Heroes will contain nine weapons to choose from, 32 levels, a Versus mode, Boss […]
A Florida wife stabbed her husband with a kitchen knife after he called out another woman's name during sex.
Dennis Erickson, the running backs coach for No. 10 Utah, won two titles at Miami; is the only person named Pac-10 coach of the year at three universities; and he led two N.F.L. teams.
In the hours between the shooting spree at Umpqua Community College and the moment news networks were able to name Chris Harper Mercer as the alleged gunman, crowds on social media clamored for a name to fill the informational void.Show More Summary
When lawyers for Richard Glossip filed a last-minute request with the Supreme Court late Tuesday to halt his execution, the justices were already familiar with his name. In June, a splintered court rejected a constitutional challenge...Show More Summary
Imagine that a left-wing union activist from Glasgow dreamed up an idea for a workers' ride-sharing cooperative. In this thought experiment, let's give this business a liberal-friendly name, "PeopleCar." PeopleCar would not only help...Show More Summary