An NYU student caused a mattress fire where his 19-year-old friend was sleeping. As the burn of the flames was recorded on his cell phone, he sung eerily. The victim woke up momentarily at approximately 11 p.m. and attempted to put out the flames, but passed out. Show More Summary
Japan early on Sunday strongly criticized a recording purporting to announce the execution of a Japanese citizen held by Islamic State militants and demanded the immediate release of another captive depicted as appearing on the image. Show More Summary
LEXINGTON, Ky. — Depth, size and talent aren't the only reasons so many pundits picked the Kentucky Wildcats—who tout nine McDonald's All-Americans—to finish the regular season with an undefeated record. Their conference played a part...Show More Summary
In the run-up to Super Bowl XLIX, this is the best thing that could happen to the National Football League and NBC.
Daniel Lanois: "I try to sidestep what’s familiar. If something is very familiar, we likely have had enough of it"
Some nasty weather here in NJ right now, so I'm not sure who's going to be a part of the show today. I can tell you that both myself and Mom Brain will be involved, but we'll just have to see if anyone else is able to make it! For right...Show More Summary
We are used to seeing declining unionization and mebership rates across the country. Another unfortunate trend (depending on your perspective) is a decline in unionization in those states that historically back organized labor. The great state of Michigan is the...
The powerful revving sound of the engine is undoubtedly the best part about owning and driving a muscle car. However, the purring of your latest car could very well be a synthetic recording. Automakers have been accused to replacing the authentic engine purr, with a shallow, mechanical one that emanates from a sound generating engine. Show More Summary
Comedian W. Kamau Bell is recording his Seattle gigs for a new album. W. KAMAU BELLSat Jan 24 at 7 and 9 pm at Langston Hughes Performing Arts InstituteBack in 2005, the marvelously prickly comedian W. Kamau Bell became the first to tell an Obama joke on Comedy Central. Show More Summary
With Friday's 103-93 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder, the Atlanta Hawks set a new franchise record by winning a 15th consecutive game, per ESPN Stats & Info. According to basketball-reference.com's play index, the old record of...Show More Summary
At 42 years of age, Rogerio Ceni is a living legend. The veteran keeper is famous for his goalscoring exploits, which he holds the record for as a goalkeeper. But you’d be wrong to assume that at this stage of his career he’s reduced himself to simple set-piece exponent; Rogerio’s still got it as a […]
Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson scored 37 points in the third quarter of Friday's 126-101 win over the Sacramento Kings to set a new NBA record for most points in a single quarter, per NBA.com/Stats. In one of the most memorable...Show More Summary
The last time Kentucky went this deep into the season without a loss, a trip to South Carolina changed all that. Now, the top-ranked Wildcats again head to Columbia with a perfect record for an SEC game at 12 p.m. ET Saturday against...Show More Summary
Arsene Wenger was surprisingly modest after the win over Man City last week, and now we can see why. Arsenal recorded a huge win over the Premier League champions, winning 2-0 at the Etihad, but afterwards Wenger was reluctant to take much credit. And now we can see why – in an interview with beIN […]
Through 10 holes of his second round on Friday at the Humana Challenge, Ryan Palmer had to feel like shooting the tournament's second-ever 59 was a mere formality. After all, Palmer was 10 under par to that point in the round, with six...Show More Summary
We asked our top analysts for three smart ways to prosper with interest rates near record lows. Here's what they had to say.
In Graphic Photos and On Twitter, ISIS Members Record and Tout Executions of Gay Men By Jacob Siegel The attacks, which also include the stoning of an adulterer, appear to have taken place in Mosul and were distributed by ISIS social media accounts.
It was a night to forget for Manchester United at Cambridge last night, and this moment from record signing Angel Di Maria probably sums it up. Di Maria cut a frustrated and forlorn figure on the night, and along with Radamel Falcao, must have been quietly wondering to himself where he was, and what the […]
(Put the needle down on the Replacements record.) My daughter asked me the other day what my favourite thing to do was. She's at the age where she asks a lot of these questions. I said, after some consideration, "make stuff." Then she asked what was my favourite thing about making stuff, which led to more consideration. It was a good question. Read more…
The 2014-15 NBA season has been a difficult one for the Miami Heat. A team considered by many entering the season to be one of the best teams in the Eastern Conference finds itself with just a 19-24 record through 43 games, the seventh-best...Show More Summary