New heat records were set Monday across Southern California as temperatures soared before Tuesday’s World Series opener at Dodger Stadium. Downtown Los Angeles hit 102 degrees, Long Beach 105, Burbank 101 and Oxnard 104, according to the National Weather Service, all new highs for the day. Forecasters...
The Los Angeles Dodgers are back in the World Series for the first time in 29 years, and are favored to beat the Houston Astros in the Fall Classic, according to online oddsmakers. The folks at Bovada have installed the Dodgers as aShow More Summary
Unfortunately, we live in the world where scams take plenty of forms and target different kinds of people. Photographer Mathieu Stern has recently received an email which, according to him, turned out to be a scam targeting photographers. Show More Summary
Kylian Mbappe wins the Golden Boy award PSG attacking sensation Kylian Mbappe was announced as the 2017 Golden Boy award winner on Monday. It comes as not a huge surprise that Mbappe won the award following some sensational displays for Monaco in the Champions League. Mbappe joins an all star list of former winners that […]
Shazam director David F. Sandberg has updated fans on when the World's Mightiest Mortal's theatrical adventure is expected to hit theaters.
By AMANDA VINCENT Mike Hillman Jr. is the new crew chief on the No. 51 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota team in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, replacing Kevin “Bono” Manion, team owner Kyle Busch confirmed Friday, according to a Motorsport.com report. Hillman’s departure from Brad Keselowski Racing was announced by that team the previous [...]
Tom Brady, 40, is the greatest quarterback in football history, according to the NFL, sports bloggers, and this New England-bred sports fan. The five-time Super Bowl champ didn't reach peak condition at an age when most players haveShow More Summary
WHAT’S THE MATTER WITH HOLLYWOOD? “What Harvey Weinstein tells us about the liberal world,” according to Thomas Frank, the lefty author of the 2004 book What’s the Matter with Kansas? Harvey Weinstein seemed to fit right in. This is a form of liberalism that routinely blends self-righteousness with upper-class entitlement. That makes its great pronouncements […]
Image via KHALED DESOUKI/AFP/Getty Images 54 Policemen Kill In Cairo During Raid-Turned-Shootout S#it is real in Cairo, Egypt. According to NYDailyNews, 54 policeman were killed in a massive firefight with a militant group during a raid Friday night.
Mark Zuckerberg, the 33-year-old founder and CEO of Facebook, has a net worth of $74 billion and counting. He's currently the fifth richest person in the world, according to Bloomberg's Billionaires Index, but it seems he doesn't have a taste for opulence. Show More Summary
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- In 2004, pneumonia killed more than 2 million children worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. By 2015, the number was less than 1 million. Better access to antibiotics and improved nutrition account for part of the decline. Show More Summary
Apple has big plans for the Mac Mini, at least according to Apple CEO Tim Cook. While the company isn’t ready to share those plans with the world, things are happening behind the scenes. And we know all of this because Cook casually revealed all to a nosey Apple fan. Show More Summary
TMZ reports that Mariah Carey is the latest victim in a string of home robberies in Los Angeles. According to police, the burglars broke into Carey’s house using a ladder on Thursday around 3 a.m., with the culprits making off with $50,000 worth of purses and sunglasses. Oddly, they appear ... More »
Our planet faces a growing food crisis. According to the United Nations, more than 800 million people are regularly undernourished. By 2050, an additional 2 to 3 billion new guests will join the planetary dinner table.
This story was delivered to BI Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Assa Abloy, the world’s largest lock manufacturer, is buying smart lock company August Home, according to TechCrunch. Terms...Show More Summary
SoftBank Group Corp., which runs what is already the world’s biggest technology investment fund, is planning to create a second fund that could be even larger, according to people close to the Japanese telecommunications and investment giant.
HMM: Wal-Mart’s Answer to Amazon? Its Own Web Mall. The world’s biggest retailer is near a deal with Lord & Taylor that would give the department store dedicated space on walmart.com, according to a person familiar with the matter. Such an agreement would be the first step in creating an online mall that shoppers could […]
Italian auction house Sant'Agostino said Wednesday bidders at its next sale will be able to settle up in bitcoin, a world first according to the auctioneers. Early next week, around 600 Italian and foreign design objects, mostly pieces...Show More Summary
Netflix's Stranger Things took the world by storm with its canny and effective use of 1980s nostalgia and a story that was more binge-worthy than anyone expected. That story will continue in season two, but according to series creators Matt and Ross Duffer, the series was almost going to be something more like an anthology. More »
By Joe Koizumi Photos by Naoki Fukuda It might be a good policy to separate a press conference of multi world title promotions according to a governing organization. Only for… Read More » The post First press conference of Japan’s tripleheader appeared first on fightnews.com.