After a very active free-agency period in which they signed a handful of big-name veterans, the New York Giants will turn their full attention to the 2016 NFL draft for the next three days. This is Jerry Reese's 10th draft as Giants general manager. Show More Summary
Today Australians pause to remember those who have served, and fallen, in wartime. Normal service will resume tomorrow on The Interpreter. Photo by Flickr user Department of Veterans' Affairs.
Atomweight veteran Kyra Batara last stepped into the Combate Americas cage on 10 days’ notice, three of which she’d used up on a booze cruise in celebration of her 21st birthday.Filed under: News
No one knows exactly how many veterans are buried in cemeteries in the Corridor without headstones or other markers of their sacrifice. On this day, however, we know there is one less.
Bill Creed experienced much during his 26 years in the Navy, but one day in particular is seared in his memory.
Snapchat, helping the youths connect with history. One topical filter at a time. Anzac Day, held each year on April 25, marks the date Australian troops landed at Gallipoli, Turkey in 1915 during World War I. It's a day of remembrance...Show More Summary
Nate Robinson is many things: an NBA veteran, a three-time Slam Dunk Contest champion, the donkey to Glen "Big Baby" Davis' Shrek. Someday soon, Robinson still believes he’ll be one more thing: an NFL player. But that day isn ’t today. Show More Summary
Say what you will about modern-era Simpsons: when it bothers to go after something ambitious—which mostly happens in the pre-episode couch gags these days—it’s still capable of generating something legitimately beautiful and smart. Case...Show More Summary
The Denver Nuggets finished 33-49 this season. Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson wasn’t a big part of the team this season, and his best days are behind him. Here’s the Denver Post blog with insight on next season: Jameer Nelson is back in Philadelphia, spending time with his family and doing more than a little bit of thinking [...]
This compassionate veteran wins our Judge of the Day title.
There is nothing particularly wrong with the fact that there doesn't seem to be a lot of harmony in US- Saudi relations these days, CIA veteran Paul Pillar notes, asking whether Riyadh is doing anything that protects or advances US interests.
Another day, another bit of Marvel's Iron Fist casting news! Variety is reporting that the upcoming Netflix/Marvel superhero series has added 90210 and The Following veteran Jessica Stroup and Banshee's Tom Pelphrey as siblings Joy and Ward Meachum, respectively. They'll be recurring characters who clash with protagonist/billionaire/crime fighter Danny Rand, ... More »
Quote of the Day I [A] VA dentistry chief was asked if being a veteran helps someone get a dentist job in the agency. His response was "not really. And thank God," The Daily Caller News Foundation recently discovered in...
By: Souad Mekhennet and Missy Ryan TUNIS — The armed men drove right into the nighttime ambush. The militants, led by a veteran jihadist blamed for a bloody attack on Westerners just 10 days earlier, were winding their way along a narrow desert road in central Tunisia. When the elite Tunisian forces hidden in the […]
On 22 Apr 1850, three days after the seventy-fifth anniversary of the Battle of Lexington and Concord, justice of the peace Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar took down the memories of a nonagenarian veteran named Amos Baker.Baker was thought to...Show More Summary
Marion Ross is one of those veteran actors who has refused to have her career defined by her most famous role. Although she played Marion Cunningham, matriarch of the family at the center of the hit sitcom Happy Days, for 11 seasons,...Show More Summary
As far as lineup decisions go, this one did not come out of left field. The day second baseman Howie Kendrick re-signed with the Dodgers in February, he spoke to Manager Dave Roberts about the possibility of playing the outfield, so it was hardly a shock to see Kendrick starting in left field against...
As one veteran trader told us, this massive short-squeeze came "out of nowhere," seemingly driven by oil-headline-induced algo momentum ignition. Goldman's "Most Shorted" stocks are up a stunning 6% in the last 2 days - the biggest 2-day...Show More Summary
Three Military Veterans Explain What Weed Does for Their PTSD by Tobias Coughlin-Bogue T wenty-two veterans a day commit suicide in the United States. Why anyone commits suicide is something only they can know, ultimately, but it wouldn't...Show More Summary
The Cleveland Cavaliers bolstered their backcourt depth on the final day of the regular season Wednesday by signing veteran guard Dahntay Jones. The Cavs confirmed the addition on their official website. Although terms of the agreement...Show More Summary