Imagine Obama recruiting free agents? Former United States president-turned coolest normal human being in the world, Barack Obama made a name for himself with his level of involvement in hoops, both NBA and college. Now, according to...Show More Summary
A Canadian sniper in Iraq has broken the world record for the longest confirmed kill shot in history. A member of the elite Special Forces unit, Joint Task Force 2, who has not been named, killed an Isis insurgent from 3,450 metres (2.1 miles) away. The shot broke the previous record, held by Craig Harrison, a member of the British armed forces, by almost 1000 metres.
The Nest founder, like many techies never expected to find himself in the spotlight. Here he reflects on advice for dealing with unexpected fame. Not long ago the average American would be hard pressed to name a tech leader whose name didn’t end in “Jobs” or “Gates.” Read Full Story
Prince Harry did not name his father in a new interview, but expressed his disgust at being forced to walk behind his mother's coffin as a 12-year-old.
It’s Connor McDavid’s world, we’re just standing in it as he skates circles around us. The 20-year-old Edmonton Oilers center won the Hart Trophy on Wednesday night, being named NHL MVP for the first time in his young career, and he picked up two other awards Wednesday as the league handed out its end-of-season honors. Having […]
SYDNEY, June 22 (Reuters) - Australia coach Michael Cheika has named the following side for the test against Italy in Brisbane on Saturday.
The Somali people of Ethiopia's southeast have a name for the drought that has killed livestock, dried up wells and forced hundreds of thousands into camps: sima, which means "equalised". It's an appropriate name, they say, because this drought has left no person untouched, spared no corner of their arid region. Show More Summary
A bass owned and played by James Jamerson, the 2000 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee who Base Player magazine named the "Greatest Bass Player" of all time, set a world record for the most valuable bass ever offered at auction in Heritage Auctions' June 17-18 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Event in Beverly Hills. Show More Summary
“The Promise” was recorded for the 2016 film of the same name, features refugee crisis footage
A Sharefaith Kids Interview with Daniel Warvel. Sunday School crafts have long been a staple of kids Bible lessons – and for good reason! They promote fine motor skills, self-esteem and creative learning, to name a few. Sharefaith Kids...Show More Summary
ADAM CRAFTON: Willis ranked 772nd in the world, on the brink of walking away from the sport until he met a girl named Jennifer at an Ellie Goulding concert who convinced him to carry on.
Jake Zyrus, you inspire us! Earlier this week, the singer formerly known as Charice Pempengco announced the name change on social media. Related: Charice Got Botox For Glee Debut The Glee star wrote: My first tweet as Jake. Overwhelmed. Saw all your love comments and I'm so happy. Finally. I love you, everyone and see you soon. — Jake Zyrus [...]
The jurors who hopelessly deadlocked at Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial are about to lose their anonymity.
EA Sports’ new offering will feature the Oilers superstar on the cover. Edmonton Oilers star center Connor McDavid was named the cover athlete for the upcoming NHL 18, EA Sports announced at the 2017 NHL Awards show on Wednesday night. This is the first time that McDavid has ever graced the cover of a video game. Show More Summary
In post-dot com era Silicon Valley, Zuckerberg was the poster child for all things bro culture. The flip-flop clad, hoodie-wearing savant was thrust into the spotlight in his early 20s, and with his rise to fame came elements of toxic...Show More Summary
By Fred Pickhardt (Ocean Weather Services) – Given the unusual occurrence of 3 named tropical cyclones prior to the end of June, one might ask what should we expect for the remainder of the 2017 hurricane season? A number of forecast...Show More Summary
It’s summertime, the beach is calling your name, and you want to look your best — totally understandable. But piling on foundation, blush, powder, and even waterproof makeup products can actually be both bad for your skin and dangerous. Show More Summary
Some of golf's biggest names are in Connecticut this week for the Travelers Championship: Rory McIlroy, Jason Day, Jordan Spieth, Bubba Watson
This was the special House race Democrats thought they could win. Clearly, anti-Trump energy alone isn’t enough to beat Republicans not named Trump. Not that Jon Ossoff, the Democrats’ young, first-time candidate for an open House seat near Atlanta, was relying just on anti-Trump feeling to defeat his Republican opponent June 20.
Polestar has been making a name for itself on race tracks around the world by providing some of the closest and most exciting race finishes in recent history. Now, the Volvo-owned tuning firm is going to be competing with the real big...Show More Summary