With UFC 186: "Johnson vs. Horiguchi" coming to a close earlier this evening (Sat., April 25, 2015) -- and the Flyweight main event match between division champion Demetrious Johnson and Kyoji Horiguchi closing the promotion's most recent...Show More Summary
Hot off the press! This report was just published by the Global Water Partnership, the International Network of Basin Organizations, ONEMA, and the International Office for Water: The Handbook for Management and Restoration of Aquatic Ecosystems in River and Lake Basins. Download Handbook_Aquatic_Ecosystems_No3_2015 From the website: The handbook provides an...
On Saturday night, the members of the Washington press corps rubbed the schmutz off their glasses, grinned eagerly at the celebrities seated nearby, and sat down for the 94th annual White House Correspondents' Dinner (or "Nerd Prom," if you absolutely insist) at the local Hilton hotel. In accordance with tradition,... More »
The White House Correspondents Dinner -- the night when Washington decides to celebrate itself. As the President said, "Somebody's got to do it." Ever since the first one kicked off in 1920, the political press corps, members of theShow More Summary
President Barack Obama poked fun at himself and at the press during the annual White House Correspondents Dinner Saturday night, and more than a few of his jokes left some of the Washington press corps with their jaws open. He ran with the notion that the’s entering the “fourth...
Taking a screenshot of your Apple Watch’s screen is really easy and just as you would expect. Just press the only two buttons on the watch at the same time, the digital crown and the “side button”. What’s really awesome is you just open our iPhone’s Photos app and there’s the screenshot! Here’s a little […]
By Arvin Nundloll at ringside Kenneth Sims Jr. stormed to a convincing point’s victory against Luis Rodriguez in the opening bout of the night at Madison Square Garden. Sims pressed the action, constantly controlling the center of the ring and … Continue reading ? The post Results from Madison Square Garden appeared first on Boxing News.
“The Washington press corps is like that big extended family with a terrible secret that cannot be confronted because everyone knows how bad it would be if the discussion ever got real.” Have you ever come to know members of a family who collaborate in staying silent about something terrible that happened in the past, […]
It's no surprise that America is letting its young use smartphones and tablets, but a new study reveals just how young is young. The answer: before our kids can "walk or talk," as a press release puts it. Philadelphia researchers surveyed 370 parents during a two-month period in fall 2014...
Obama is set to attend this year’s Nerd Prom and is once again planning on putting his comedic stylings on display. Once a year, for the past 71 years, the mass that is the Washington D.C. press core, gather for a charitable dinner where...Show More Summary
NBC Meet the Press host Chuck Todd granted an interview to their affiliate station WWQC in Davenport, Iowa. He unloaded the conventional wisdom on anchor Marcia Lense when she asked if the newest uranium scandal with the Clintons would change the game with voters, or this would fade away. Todd picked (b). Show More Summary
“Tara Lipinski, did you ever think you’d be on C-Span?” A reporter for the network devoted to Congressional coverage asks the figure-skater and NBC sports commentator this question in the press area at the annual White House Correspondents’ Dinner garden brunch. But that question also feels like a summary of... More »
About 16.9 million people watched Diane Sawyer's interview with Bruce Jenner on Friday night. It was the strongest showing of "20/20" in 15 years, according to an ABC press release. The Jenner interview, in which the former OlympianShow More Summary
Earlier in April, it looked like Chelsea had signed yet another outrageously talented youngster in 19-year-old Atletico Paranaense attacking midfielder Nathan. Mainstream media such as the Daily Telegraph declared that Chelsea had signed the Brazilian wonderkid and his medical in London was confirmed by a Brazil Under-17 international team mate. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) That’s the headline from a press release earlier this week from Duke University’s highly regarded Nicholas School of the Environment. Here’s the lede: DURHAM, N.C. – A new study based on 1,000 years of temperature records...Show More Summary
I'm going to be brutally honest here. If the press were to have written this about Hillary Clinton instead of Jeb Bush, you could bet your last dollar that there...
Post by Kiri Blakeley. Bruce Jenner has revealed to the world that he was born female despite the fact that he was born with male body parts. Of course, one of the more pressing questions Diane Sawyer asked him in the riveting two-hour interview in which he discussed his transition, was how his family reacted to this astonishing news. Show More Summary
The gardening thread's captain my captain, Y-not, is unavailable today. She sent me an email explaining that she would be "tied up" all day, so she either has more pressing commitments or an urge to experiment with BDSM. Either way,...
Guest: Periscope easily drives more adoption than Meerkat if you know how to market your streams, and it seems to have won out on most of the reviews of the two apps in the tech press. But here are some stats that tell more of the story.
Oklahoma junior guard Buddy Hield will return for this senior season in Norman, opting not to declare for the 2015 NBA Draft. Hield, the Big 12 Player of the Year this past season, announced his decision at a 10:30 PM CT press conference Friday morning. Show More Summary