Here is what you need to know. Verizon buying Yahoo. The deal for Yahoo's core assets is worth $4.83 billion cash, and allows Verizon to reach about 4.5% of the US advertising market. Yahoo will still hold onto its stakes in Alibaba and Yahoo Japan, which are worth more than $40 billion combined. Show More Summary
Here’s an excerpt regarding "climate justice" courtesy of Oliver Milman at The Guardian. He reports: ‘World can’t afford to silence us’: black church leaders address climate change?: African American religious leaders have added their...Show More Summary
Johnattan Vegas shoots a final-round 64 to win the Canadian Open and claim a place in next week's US PGA Championship.
Sarah McBride, the national press secretary of the Human Rights Campaign's Foundation, will be the first openly transgender speaker at a convention of a major US political party.
Siegemund will make her Olympic debut in Rio, and is projected to rise to a career-high ranking of No. 32 and a possible seeding at the US Open.
Reddit user noSine summed it up perfectly in a top post on the subreddit SandersForPresident today: “I’ve been seeing the word “suggest” in headlines on US media including NYT, ABC News, Newsmax etc. This leaves the emails open to interpretation – they aren’t. Show More Summary
The first trailer for Scott Derrickson’s Doctor Strange kept things pretty small. But at Comic-Con, the second trailer was revealed, and it opened up the world and began to show the potential impact Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) could have on the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Read more...
(thank you to an anonymous moron for the cartoon) Good afternoon morons and moronettes, and welcome to the Saturday Afternoon Chess/Open Thread, the only AoSHQ thread with content specifically for all of us chess nerds who pay homage in...
World number 309 Luke List and US Open champion Dustin Johnson remain tied for the lead after two days at the Canadian Open.
Our friends from the Minnesota Vikings Cheerleaders sent us some photos of the MVC at the opening of their new billion dollar venue, the U.S. Bank Stadium. [...]
Masters champion Danny Willett, US Open winner Dustin Johnson and Open champion Henrik Stenson are grouped together for the US PGA Championship.
In 1955 an estimated six to nine million people in the US watched the live broadcast of open heart surgery on a child with a heart malformation. On July 28, 2016, a partnership between GIBLIB, Livit and 360fly will make it possible for...Show More Summary
Good news, Godzilla fans! The new Godzilla movie from Toho Company in Japan will actually be hitting US theaters this year as well. Godzilla Resurgence, or Shin Gojira as its known in Japan, opens in theaters over there starting July 29th - this month. Show More Summary
Decide the coolest of them all Welcome to Open Thread Fridays, where we ask you to tell us something about San Francisco real estate, structures, housing, and more. Have something you want discussed? Let us know. Last month we asked you to name the ugliest building in San Francisco. Show More Summary
Kickboxer Vengeance is set to open on September 2 in the US The post New Kickboxer Vengeance Poster Will High Kick You in the Face appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
FULL TEXT: Peter Thiel: Fake Culture Wars Only Distract Us From Our Economic Decline. Well, that’s what they’re meant to do. Related: Rachel Maddow Rambles For Three Minutes on “Incredibly Radical” “Openly Gay” Republican Peter Thie...
Celine Dion visited TODAY to perform in our Citi Concert Series, but before the legend treated us to her music, she opened up about her life.
Adrienne from We are Frilly alerted us to these events happening in the Jewellery Quarter this weekend: Jewellery Quarter Festival Friday 22 – Sunday 24 July Starting Friday 22 July at 4pm with an after work party, this three-day festival celebrates the unique blend of heritage and thriving creative innovation in this quirky corner of Birmingham. Show More Summary
The Brag Basket is open! This one is for July 22-24, 2016. Bring your good news, big or small, to share with everyone. What can you share in the Brag Basket? introduce yourself share some great news from this week celebrate progress, even baby steps congratulate a friend applaud for each other confess your undying love […]
A dozen new photos of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 have hit the web, giving us the opportunity to view the phone from nearly every angle imaginable. On top of that, pre-orders for the phone have kicked off in Dubai with a free 128GB microSD card for those who pre-order before August 2.