The Buccaneers are closing in on the top pick in the draft for the fifth time in franchise history, which gives the team something to look forward to as they put the finishing touches on an abysmal season. Coach Lovie Smith said Monday that adding a good player at the top of the draft next…
Mon: Research benefits of feminism Tues: Using statistics to make the world a better place? Wed: Trajectories of Achievement Within Race/Ethnicity: “Catching Up” in Achievement Across Time Thurs: Common sense and statistics Fri: I’mShow More Summary
A Christmas Story? It's a Wonderful Life? Miracle of on 34th street? C'mon, we can do better than that. Read more...
Mozart’s Missa Brevis in C Major, also known as the “Spatzenmesse - Sparrow Mass”, will be performed on Christmas Eve at the 9:00 PM Traditional Latin High Mass in downtown Jersey City’s historic St. Anthony’s Church, located at Monmouth St. Show More Summary
Apparently there isn’t one person on the Sacramento City Council who opposes Planned Parenthood. A recent KCRA report revealed that funds are being donated by the California council members to the abortion business; however, the money is supposed to be ear-marked for teenage mothers through a Planned Parenthood scholarship and program. The organization claims that […]
On this day in 1881, Massenet's Hérodiade premiered in Brussels.
It bears repeating that this list is in no way based on a comprehensive assessment of the 2014’s deluge of new music, but rather personal highs in a year’s worth of listening. A whole lot of listening; all said it was a great 12 months, and after consideration these final five offered the most pleasure. Show More Summary
A family of Jets fans put a photo of them posing in front of the Fire John Idzik billboard.
The wealth gap between upper and middle-income Americans is at a 30-year high. Photo by Flickr user Noël. An unemployment rate that’s the lowest since 2008 and 321,000 jobs added in November — with wage growth? On top of average monthly...Show More Summary
The former wife of Sydney hostage taker Mon Haron Monis took refuge in the Bay Area before she was murdered. Noleen Pal was stabbed multiple times and set on fire six months after she left Haywood, CA and returned to Australia. Monis had been charged as an accessory in the murder, but was not jailed for very long. Show More Summary
Stephen Colbert's ongoing TV battle with Fox News' Bill O'Reilly is finally coming to an end as "The Colbert Report" prepares for its final show this week. But sure enough, Colbert managed to squeeze in a few last-minute digs on Monday...Show More Summary
WTF?!? Columbia Student Injured After Jumping Naked From Dorm Building Via NYDailyNews A Columbia University student believed to be high on drugs was critically injured when he apparently jumped from an eighth-floor dorm room on Monday night, cops and fellow
Mon 09 Mar 2015 If you were a movie director pondering music for a pivotal scene in a cathedral, the words would probably end up as ‘Miserere’ (have mercy/pity [on...
Mon: “Now the company appears to have screwed up badly, and they’ve done it in pretty much exactly the way you would expect a company to screw up when it doesn’t drill down into the data.” Tues: Expectation propagation as a way of life...Show More Summary
The Habs took down the defending champs on home ice. Elsewhere, Pittsburgh won without its captain, the Red Wings still can't win a shootout, and the Ducks rolled the Oilers. If we told you that the Los Angeles Kings outshot the Montreal...Show More Summary
Well, when we all looked at the schedule to start the year, we never thought we'd look at this game as a contest of the two most disappointing teams in the NFL. Despite the dueling 5-8 records, the show must go on in prime time. Monday...Show More Summary
The Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger that's expected to turn internet installation into an even darker Kafkaesque nightmare has hit a few snags of late, with the FCC recently resetting its "shot clock" on the proposed merger's review. Show More Summary
In July 2008, crude oil prices peaked and began to fall quickly. After 2 months they had dropped 30%, but being the smartest extrapolators in the room, producers piled on the rig count driving it higher and higher until around 5 months after oil prices peaked... Show More Summary
Someone sent racist letters to two black staff members at the prestigious Milton Academy following a meeting on diversity, and police believe the messages came from inside the elite prep school. School officials notified parents Monday about the letters, which were sent after a late October meeting...
The season is over for Texans rookie outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney. But the bad news keeps coming for the 2014 No. 1 overall pick. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Clowney had microfracture surgery on his injured knee on Monday, and he’s expected to need nine months to recover. The 21-year-old Clowney had knee surgery in…