Sergio Aguero commanded the headlines after scoring a stunning hat-trick for Manchester City against Bayern Munich on Tuesday. Here, Press Association Sport shares eight interesting facts about a player rated among the best in the world. 1. Aguero is known … Continue reading ? 8 Fantastic Facts About Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Twelve months ago, the thought of Manchester City being able to hold their own without the presence of Yaya Toure in their midfield would have been unthinkable. After all, Toure was perhaps the best midfielder in the Premier League at that time, and certainly one of the best in Europe. Show More Summary
November has been a month to forget for the Oklahoma City Thunder, but the holiday season is bringing the best present head coach Scott Brooks could ask for. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are both recovering nicely from their respective...Show More Summary
L ooking to escape the chill? You'll have to flee the country. All 50 states hit freezing today. If you're merely searching for a better business climate, you might check out this list of the best cities for young entrepreneurs. Here are nine other hot links for a cold day. Apps come full circle. Show More Summary
What's the best place to get a business off the ground? Contrary to popular belief, it's not California, according to a new Nerd Wallet study. Instead, looking at the availability of small-business loans and factors like affordability,...Show More Summary
Many of the best college football teams took a trip to cupcake city in Week 13 of the season, with three of the previous Top Four teams earning comfortable wins. The outsider, of course, was Florida State, who narrowly pulled out a win over Boston College. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Pope Francis addressed the European parliament in the French city of Strasbourg. The speech was a historic event, following 26 years after Pope John Paul II spoke before the same assembly, not long before the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet Union. Show More Summary
Where on earth would Manchester City be without the very special Sergio Aguero? — Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) November 25, 2014 A Sergio Aguero inspired Manchester City finally won their first Champions League game of the season, coming from behind to beat Bayern Munich 3-2 in dramatic circumstances. Manchester City took the lead early on through […]
Aeneas Williams -- one of the best defensive player sin NFL history -- is hitting the streets of Ferguson... helping to repair the city one shattered window at a time. The Hall-of-Famer -- who's also a pastor in St. Louis -- rounded up a crew…
Chief Minister and Minister for Higher Education Katy Gallagher has welcomed news that Canberra has risen 16 places in the QS Best Student Cities 2015, the biggest jump of all six Australian cities represented. Canberra entered the London-based institute’s ranking of the top 50 cities for students last year with a ranking of 37, climbing to [...]
Less than half a mile from famed brisket mecca Franklin Barbecue, a tiny trailer that goes by the name of Micklethwait Craft Meats is providing one of Austin's best barbecue experiences. In a city where you can hardly walk down the street without tripping over some noteworthy smoked meats, that's no small feat. Continue reading…
Growing up, I wasn’t a fan of soup. Nor did I favor it in my stints as a food editor and critic in Kansas City and Dallas. It took moving to San Francisco to make me a convert. Maybe my palate matured, or it could be the climate, but I’ve come around. Yet part of […]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Almost two years to the day of the Kansas City Chiefs’ most recent tragedy, team officials revealed one of the franchise’s best players and brightest hopes has, in all likelihood, lymphoma. The Chiefs were hopeful the outcome for safety Eric Berry will be different. Show More Summary
There is no single explanation for why Ferguson, Mo., erupted this summer. Other communities have wrestled with the aftermath of controversial police shootings. Other cities have struggled with the lingering forces of segregation and racial disadvantage. Other vigils have been held,...
Despite the best efforts of central planners, shit still happens (even in China). In an 'Onion-esque' story, China.org reports a cesspool filled with excrement exploded in a central Chinese city, injuring 15 residents and toppling a building on Saturday, police said. Show More Summary
Staying in an Airbnb rental gives travelers a uniquely authentic alternative to the traditional hotel. Airbnb hosts are known for their design sensibilities and attention to detail, and there's a ton of variety for the more adventurous traveler. Show More Summary
A ranked selection of notable new recordings we heard in November. 1. Horse Lords, “Hidden Cities” The chaps in this young Baltimore rock quartet are big into the trance-minimalism of Terry Riley, guitar bands from the Western Sahara, the tick-tock of Kraftwerk and the bomp-alomp of Bo Diddley — but they barely have the chops […]
Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña impressed many of the business leaders at last week's Future of New York City conference, where she shared her thoughts on how best to educate the city's 1.1... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Chinese-Canadian artist Terence Koh, best known for wearing all white and saying things like, “I’m the Naomi Campbell of the art world,” is rethinking his “art is a party” attitude. “I recently left all galleries to live on mountain,” he wrote in an email the other day, in his... More »
Norwich City captain marked his 200th appearance for the club with undoubtedly the best goal of his career. The 28 year old right back scored an absolute screamer from 30 yards+ to give the home side a 2-1 lead over Brighton. The game ended 3-3 but Martin’s absolute thunderbastard of a strike was one fans […]