Cutting veteran players in the offseason isn't a fun task. But, for Ryan Grigson and the Indianapolis Colts, it's one that will have to be completed. I mean, Grigson and cap expert Mike Bluhm have prepared for this very day for the last...Show More Summary
I spent the last two days in Palm Springs, California at the Clinton Health Matters Initiative (CHMI) as part of a group assembled by Spike TV and CHMI for Veterans Operation Wellness. Specifically, I was talking about the power of the...Show More Summary
I read in the news the other day that David Hamilton, the Labour MP for Midlothian, is standing down at the next election and the Guido Fawkes web site has an interesting story about who might replace this veteran politician, a former miner. Show More Summary
The Seattle Police Department has had a rough day. First, there were the revelations of how its officers arrested an elderly black military veteran while he walked through Capitol Hill last summer. This morning, SPD sought to portray...Show More Summary
SPD William Wingate, arrested last summer for "walking in Seattle while black." On July 9, 2014, a brilliant summer day, William Wingate was walking through Capitol Hill. The 70-year-old Air Force veteran and retired King County Metro...Show More Summary
Fox has reportedly offered the "Hunger Games" veteran a lead role alongside returning stars Bill Pullman and Jeff Goldblum in Roland Emmerich’s "ID Forever."
After a riveting Day 9 down under, the Australian Open has another exciting slate of quarterfinals matchups. Veterans and upstarts will face off with one thing in mind—clinching a spot in the semifinals. On the men's side, two prior Aussie Open winners will face players still in search of their first major crown. Show More Summary
It turns out that Rob Chudzinski's days in Indianapolis will continue. The Colts have agreed to terms with the veteran coach and given him a promotion for good measure. According to Albert Breer of the NFL Network, Chudzinski's new title...Show More Summary
We are all painfully aware of how the unrelenting and inexorable process of aging is taking from us hundreds of members of that Greatest Generation each and every day. The latest sad statistic provided by the Veterans Administration is that our World War veterans are dying at a rate of approximately 492 a day. According [...]Show More Summary
The Bulls and Mike Dunleavy both keep saying the veteran forward is close to returning from his injured right ankle.
Toby Stephens is ready to play pirate again.The Starz adventure series "Black Sails" casts the British veteran of screen ("Die Another Day"), stage ("Private Lives") and radio drama as the famed Captain Flint, who nurtures young disciple...Show More Summary
The state legislature just voted to give soldiers a different justice system You can keep track of what the legislature is doing each day by hitting this link: Most of the house votes on Jan 22nd, when I checked, were pretty lopsided, with little evidence of disagreement. One, however, caught my attention, because the vote...
The United States Soccer Federation has suspended veteran goalkeeper Hope Solo for 30 days. ESPN's Jeremy Schaap reported the news: "During our current national team camp, Hope made a poor decision that has resulted in a negative impact on U.S. Show More Summary
The terrible events in Paris this month may suggest social satirists who roast religious figures must fear for their lives. But Lewis Black, the veteran stand-up comedian who once declared God's creating the Earth in seven days a myth because "I have thoughts," has never been scared to do his...
Gov. Bruce Rauner marked Martin Luther King Jr. Day by signing an executive order requiring labor unions and companies who do business with the state to report on how many minorities and veterans participate in apprenticeship and training programs.
The rumor mill is working hard these days. The NBA buzz keeps pouring in with just a month ago until the trade deadline. On the mill today are rumors concerning players of varying levels of success in the Association. A few veteransShow More Summary
April 6, 1939. "Memories of the World War were revived today as the latest types of tanks, preceded by 20,000 soldiers and veterans, paraded past the U.S. Capitol in the annual Army Day Parade which marked the 22nd anniversary of America into the World War. Thousands braved a heavy downpour to view the parade." Harris & Ewing Collection glass negative. View full size.
Pretty much anything in the world will start the World of Warcraft free-to-play rumors these days, but this set of rumors had a bit of basis in reality, at least. Datamining uncovered references to a "Veteran Edition" for players, which...Show More Summary
This caught my eye in a letter from my Congresswoman: Twenty-two veterans commit suicide every day Apparently that’s older data. There’s a new study out: The study brings precision to a question that has never been definitively answered: the actual number of suicides since the start of the recent wars. Though past research has also [Read more...]
All day I’ve been trying to think of something unique and interesting to say to commemorate Veterans Day, and, well, I got nothing. Unlike some members of the UPROXX family, [...]