Why Kawhi Leonard Was the Right Gamble for the Raptors
Not only are you upgrading, obviously, from DeMar DeRozan to Kawhi Leonard, assuming Kawhi is healthy or reasonably healthy. He's a massive upgrade, especially in the playoffs. But you're adding a guy in Danny Green who is also an experienced playoff ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 06:00:00 -0700
Protestors Are Gaming Google Images So When You Search 'Idiot,' President ...
First President Trump topped protests across London as a giant baby blimp. Now, he's topping Google Images. Protestors, activists and Internet users are seeking to influence Google's algorithm so that when the term “idiot” is searched for, images of ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 04:00:00 -0700
All the winners from the 2018 ESPYS
The ESPY Awards, ESPN's annual celebration for all things sports, was held Wednesday in Los Angeles. Danica Patrick was the host for the 26th edition of the event, the first woman. And the ESPYS went to: Best Breakthrough Athlete: Utah Jazz rookie ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:00:00 -0700
Thai Boys, Google Fine, Maria Butina: Your Thursday Briefing
Evidence of Russian interference now encompasses the case of Maria Butina, who the U.S. has accused of spying for Moscow. U.S. prosecutors portrayed her as living a double life, and using sex to further Moscow's interest. Court filings also said that Ms.
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 11:00:00 -0700
Faith Evans marries 'Love & Hip Hop' star Stevie J. in Las Vegas, reports say
Faith Evans is off the market. The Grammy award-winning R&B singer, 45, tied the knot to Steven Aaron Jordan, 46, better known as Stevie J., Tuesday night in Las Vegas, according to Billboard and TMZ. Jordan, a famed record producer and “Love & Hip ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:00:00 -0700
No, Mr. President, Montenegro is Not Going to Start the Third World War
In April of last year, after the U.S. ratified Montenegro's membership, a White House release stated, “President Trump congratulates the Montenegrin people for their resilience and their demonstrated commitment to NATO's democratic values.” Trump's ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:00:00 -0700
Cancer-Stricken NFL Legend Jim Kelly Vows to 'Never Give Up' in Emotional ...
While speaking about the importance of having faith, Jim Kelly — the NFL Hall of Famer who has faced a years-long battle with cancer — accepted the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance from John Elway and Dan Marino at the 2018 ESPYs in Los Angeles.
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0700
Larry Nassar Survivors Receive Arthur Ashe Courage Award At ESPYs
These were the years we spoke up about Larry Nassar's abuse,” Raisman said. “All those years we were told, 'You were wrong. You misunderstood. He's a doctor. It's OK, don't worry. We've got it covered. Be careful. There are risks involved.' The intention?
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 20:00:00 -0700
Reports: Orioles trade Machado to Dodgers
In his first year as a full-time shortstop in the majors, Machado was voted as the starter for the American League in this year's All-Star Game. Manny Machado, off to the best start of his career offensively, will be a free agent after the 2018 season ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 08:00:00 -0700
Bitcoin Prices Up 16% In Seven Days At $7400, Still Undervalued
A strong rally over the last seven days sent Bitcoin prices firmly above the $7,000. Ethereum and XRP registered double-digit gains, too—see Table 1. Most gains came in the last forty-eight hours, following positive comments by Goldman Sachs' incoming ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 -0700
Tekashi 6ix9ine Claims He Is Going To Jail Forever & Makes Final Promise To ...
The controversial 'Gummo' rapper, who was in Rikers Island prison last week before being released on bail, made the surprising statement on Instagram. 6ix9ine posted a picture of the mugshot from his arrest alongside the caption: “I'm giving you guys ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:00:00 -0700
Fiery stunt goes wrong on "America's Got Talent"
A trapeze artist couple gave the audience and hosts of "America's Got Talent" a true scare when their stunt went wrong. On Tuesday, acrobatic couple Mary and Tyce of Duo Transcend were performing a death-defying stunt while hanging from a flaming bar ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 17:00:00 -0700
Solange Knowles, Missy Elliott Support Michelle Williams After She Sought Help ...
Since Michelle Williams revealed she sought treatment for mental health, she's received an outpouring of support from family and friends. On Tuesday, the Destiny's Child alum, 37, opened up about her mental health journey in a statement on Instagram.
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 05:00:00 -0700
Fissure Opens Up Near Yellowstone, Causing Park Closures and Irresponsible ...
Yellowstone National Park sits above a volcanically active magma chamber responsible for many of the most notable features of the region, as well as the occasional eruption. While Grand Teton National Park does not lie above this chamber, Yellowstone's ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 16:00:00 -0700
Celebrate the dog days of summer with these National Hot Dog Day deals
Hot dogs are a summer staple, so it's no surprise that National Hot Dog Day falls right in the heat of it — Wednesday, July 18. Here is a lineup of the tasty, smothered savings you can find. Dog Haus will celebrate by giving everyone a free Haus Dog ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:00:00 -0700
'Suits' Recap: 'Right-Hand Man'
Coming into the season eight premiere of Suits, the show was going to have to do a lot of heavy lifting in a very short amount of time to make it clear the era of sorrow regarding the leaving of Mike and Rachel was over. Needless to say, once one of ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:00:00 -0700
EA Sports Officially Unveils Antonio Brown As The 'Madden 19' Standard Edition ...
“I am beyond honored to be on the cover of both Madden games,” said Brown. “There's a lot of milestones athletes dream of, and after being inducted into the Madden 99 Club earlier this year, and now appearing on the cover of this year's games, it's ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 14:00:00 -0700
Amber Alert issued for 6-week-old child in western Nebraska; child abducted ...
DENVER – An Amber Alert has been issued for a 6-week-old child from Nebraska who police say was kidnaped near the Colorado border Wednesday evening. Nebraska law enforcement agencies say Betty Zamora, only 6-weeks-old, was abducted at the ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 18:00:00 -0700
SN2K: 'Boy Erased' Trailer Tackles Conversion Therapy, and More
After a fair amount of teasing by author Garrard Conley on social media in the years since his scorching memoir Boy Erased was optioned as a film project (forgivable, since how often does one find out that Nicole Kidman is going to play one's mother?), ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 07:00:00 -0700
How Liz Cambage Broke The WNBA's Scoring Record
Scoring is up across the board in the WNBA this year, and one player, Dallas Wings center Liz Cambage, aimed to keep it that way Tuesday when she scored 53 points — the highest individual total in league history — during a 104-87 victory over the New ...
Public date: Wed, 18 Jul 2018 09:00:00 -0700