Jill Ellis, who this summer oversaw American soccer’s first Women’s World Cup championship in 16 years, has agreed to a multi-year contract to remain in charge of the U.S. national team, sources familiar with the negotiations told the Insider on Tuesday night. Ellis’s previous deal expired last week. The U.S. Soccer Federation could have exercised […]
Would you like to take a free trip? With that question, the credit card industry has been getting millions of customers to apply for their co-branded airline credit cards for decades. But at some point in the last ten years, the value of your frequent flyer miles has plummeted due to a phenomenon...
Jamie Dillion: Applications for the Penny Arcade Scholarship are now open! Each year Penny Arcade recognizes one student with great potential to impact the game industry in some capacity with a $10,000 academic scholarship. Applicants come from many walks of life and disciplines, but they share the same passion for games and the games community. Show More Summary
On Tuesday, Netflix announced in a blog post that it now offers “an unlimited leave policy for new moms and dads that allows them to take off as much time as they want during the first year after a child’s birth or adoption.” As Business...Show More Summary
How to come back to competitive chess with a bang.1. d4 Nf6 2. c4 e6 3. Nf3 d5 4. e3 Bb4+ 5. Nbd2 Sitges, 22 July 2015: first competitive game I'd played since 30 July the previous year. It was a long time coming and a short time happening.I...Show More Summary
Allowing parents to take off as much time as the like during their children's first year, the policy aims to retain talent in tech's competitive landscape.
When the first single off Ashley Monroe’s new record The Blade emerged earlier this year, it seemed that she was, perhaps, en route to a flashier, more mainstream career. “On to Something Good” is an undeniably catchy song, impossible to ignore and ideal for country radio-play. Show More Summary
The Sweethearts of the Horseshoe have been updated on the Colts website. Click here to see more of the ladies on this year’s squad! Allie, Megan, Kaiti, and Stefanie
Kentucky is still the team to beat in the SEC for the 2015-16 men's college basketball season, but there might be some teams in that conference actually capable of beating the Wildcats this year. Texas A&M and Vanderbilt are at or near the top of everyone's list of breakout teams to watch this season. Show More Summary
This is the time of year when young musicians travel around in search of positions… and few of them can afford the fares and accommodation. So a pair of Aspen students have come up with a crowdfunding source. At this stage, it’s open only to string players. Read about it here. Apply for your funding […]
Australian Industry Group services index rises to highest level since February last year.
The Brooklyn Nets will have 16 players under contract when training camp begins as the team plans to waive veteran forward Earl Clark. Pro Basketball Talk reported that the Nets signed Clark, who spent most of last year in China, to a contract late last season that included a non-guaranteed year for this upcoming season. Show More Summary
Floyd Mayweather Jr. is officially hanging up the gloves for good, but he’s going to raise them one more time before he goes. He will face two-time Welterweight champion, Andre Berto, on September 12 of this year. Mayweather, who’s record stands at 48-o with 26 knockouts, defeated Manny Pacquiao earlier this year for the WBO Floyd Mayweather Jr. Show More Summary
Manchester United's Angel Di Maria says he is "very happy" to be joining Paris St-Germain, a year after moving to Old Trafford.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Fewer Germans have gone to Syria and Iraq to fight with Islamic State in the past few months than during last year's surge following the militants' declaration of an Islamic caliphate, the head of Germany's domestic intelligence said.
WWE SummerSlam is going to be four hours this year because there is so much to fit into the show. The only problem is that there are less than three weeks to go until the event, and only one match is actually confirmed — Brock Lesnar vs. Show More Summary
Former NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year, Mel Farr, died at the age of 70, according to Fox Sports. Farr went seven pro seasons with the Detroit Lions and rushed more than 3,000 yards. Mel Farr spent his entire NFL career with the Lions from 1967 to 1973. Farr’s son confirmed that he had died Former Lions RB, Mel Farr, Dead At 70 is an article from: The Inquisitr News
She arrived in New York harbor 130 years on June 17, 1885. A gift from the citizens of France to the citizens of the United States. She came in pieces and had to be assembled. She was named “Liberty Enlightening the World” by her creator, Frederic-Auguste Bartholdi. At her dedication ceremony on October 28, 1886, [...]Show More Summary
The Nightly Show's Larry Wilmore opened his show this Tuesday with a look at the latest attack on Planned Parenthood, and the eighth vote they just took in the Senate to defund the organization over the last eight years. WILMORE: Another failed attempt to defund Planned Parenthood by the right. Show More Summary
By America's standard, it sounds too good to be true. Netflix is offering a whole year of paid leave to employees who just became parents. Netflix’s One Year Paid Parental Leave Not To Good To Be True is an article from: The Inquisitr News