When: 6 p.m. PST, Friday. Where: Wells Fargo Arena, Tempe, Ariz. On the air: TV: Pac-12 Networks; Radio: 830 Update: After a brief interlude, USC (18-5, 7-3 in the Pac-12 Conference) is back in the top 25 after its 19-point win over UCLA last week. The No. 23 Trojans trail only Oregon in the conference...
Yunus Hopkinson scored 27 points and St. Francis Brooklyn held Central Connecticut State scoreless over the final 2:10 to come away with a 74-67 Northeastern Conference victory Thursday
Jameel Warney scored 22 points and Stony Brook maintained their perfect record in America East Conference play by walloping the University of Maryland-Baltimore County, 75-52 Thursday night
Scientists have modified a plant gene that normally fights bacterial infection to confer resistance to a virus. The method is the first time a plant's innate defense system has been altered to deliver resistance to a new disease.
Reflections from Global Health Midwest I was honored to serve as a keynote speaker at the Global Health Midwest Conference this past weekend held at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska. The conference certainly...Show More Summary
In what will be future Hall of Famer Kobe Bryant’s 18th and final NBA All-Star Game, his Western Conference team will be going for its fifth victory in six years Sunday as a consensus five-point betting favorite against the East at the...Show More Summary
Major world powers taking part in a meeting of the International Syria Support Group (ISSG) agreed to implement a "cessation of hostilities" in Syria, US Secretary of State John Kerry announced from Munich on Thursday. The ISSG agreed...Show More Summary
After Super Bowl 50, everybody has been taking their shots at Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton & his sore loser attitude during the press conference that he cut short. He later admitted to being a sore loser in defending how he handled himself with the media after Super Bowl 50. Seattle Seahawks DE Michael Bennett was at the […]
On Thursday, Ellen Degeneres appeared via video conference to the students and staff at Spain Elementary-Middle School in Detroit, a school beset by poor funding and abysmal conditions, to announce a surprise donation of $500,000. Read more...
The New Orleans Pelicans and Oklahoma City Thunder —two teams on opposite ends of the Western Conference standings —will battle Thursday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Despite missing Tyreke Evans and Eric Gordon, New Orleans (20-32) has won two straight contests. Show More Summary
OSCAR DE LA HOYA, Chairman and CEO of Golden Boy Promotions: Welcome, everyone, to the Luis Ortiz, Tony Thompson and Sadam Ali and Jessie Vargas media conference call. These will be two exciting matchups [...] The post Luis Ortiz vs. Tony Thompson quotes appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Meryl Streep probably would have been better off calling us all jelly donuts. The "Out of Africa" actress, who heads up this year's Berlin Film Festival jury, fielded a trio of questions about diversity during a news conference Monday, and her comment that "We're all Africans, really" set off tone-deaf...
When asked about diversity in the movie industry at a press conference at the Berlin International Film Festival, Meryl Streep says 'We're all Africans, really.' (Feb. 11)
No. 4 Iowa took care of the ball and took care of business Sunday afternoon against Illinois. Younger fans will no longer hear stories of Hawkeye success from long-ago, as Iowa basketball now sits atop the Big Ten conference at 10-1. The Hawkeyes have outrebounded their last three opponents and have been excelling at offensive rebounds in particular. Show More Summary
Iowa (10-1, 19-4) – Only conference loss for the Hawkeyes is at Maryland. They have beaten 4 top 25 teams in BIG play and Control their own destiny to rack up the one seed in the BIG tournament. They have Indiana… Continue Reading ? The post Big Ten Power Rankings 2-11-16 appeared first on CollegeHoopsDaily.
The Temple Owls (14-8, 8-3 American) will host the Connecticut Huskies (17-6, 7-3 American) on Thursday night at 7 p.m. ET. The game will be televised on ESPN2. The eventual champion of the American Athletic Conference is anyone's call at this point. Show More Summary
Brookings Institute, a center-left think tank in Washington, D.C., is scrapping their annual energy conference held in Doha, Qatar. The non-profit organization received $4 million in funding by Qatari donors in 2015, but this move could signal that the oil-rich countries are scaling back spending in light of low oil prices. Photo by BrookingsInst
Mountain West officials waved off James Webb’s would-be buzzer-beater because their replay technology counted time at double speed, a video released today by the conference reveals. Read more...
A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to attend the MRS’ Kids and Youth Research Conference. At FreshMinds, we do a lot of work in this area, helping brands to understand their young audiences in more detail, and to develop content, products,...Show More Summary
The FBI will hold a press conference on Thursday afternoon, in the wake of the end of the standoff at the Malheur National Wildlife Reserve, KOIN-TV reported. The occupation of the facility officially ended earlier in the day, after the remaining four militants — Jeff Banta, David Fry, and...