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Capitals PR man wins $1 million playing Powerball

Sergey Kocharov, who has no plans to quit his job as the team’s vice president of communications, said it was his dad’s idea to play the lottery last month....

Capitals PR man wins $1 million playing Powerball

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Man wins $344M Powerball jackpot after playing fortune cookie numbers RALEIGH, N.C. — A North Carolina man who says he based his Powerball entry on a fortune cookie he got from his granddaughter now has a fortune to celebrate. WRAL in Raleigh reports retired retailer Charles W. Jackson Jr. stepped forward at North Caro...
05:00, 06/05/2019

Washington Capitals executive Sergey Kocharov wins $1 million lottery prize Washington Capitals VP of Communications Sergey Kocharov claims $1 million prize in the July 27 Powerball drawing.       ...
03:32, 08/13/2019

Roughly $825 million up for grabs in Powerball, Mega Millions drawings Roughly $825 million will be up for grabs in America'stwo lottery games starting Saturday night after no one picked the correct numbers in the last drawings....
21:32, 06/01/2019

Winning $148 million Powerball ticket sold at Long Island gas station There are nearly 150 million reasons for New Yorkers to check their lotto numbers. The single winner of Saturday night’s $148 million Powerball jackpot was bought at a Long Island gas station, according to lottery officials. The winning numbers...
23:48, 08/18/2019

How's this for good fortune? North Carolina man wins $344.6M Powerball with numbers from a fortune cookie A North Carolina man said he chose the winning Powerball numbers from a fortune cookie his stepdaughter had years ago.        ...
01:16, 06/05/2019

Capitals re-sign forward Carl Hagelin to four-year, $11 million deal Washington traded for Hagelin in February and quickly became enamored with his versatility, from playing on a top penalty-kill unit to his ability to slot in anywhere in the lineup....
15:16, 06/16/2019

Winning $1 million Mega Millions ticket, $50K Powerball ticket sold in Tucson TUCSON – One lucky person is holding a winning $1,000,000 Mega Millions ticket from the Friday, Aug. 2 drawing, according to Arizona State Lottery officials. Officials say the winning ticket was sold at Circle K at 4395 N. Romero Rd. The winner match...
00:16, 08/06/2019

16-year-old wins $3M playing 'Fortnite' Kyle "Bugha" Giersdorf, a 16-year-old from Pennsylvania, won first place at the Solos competition at the first-ever Fortnite World Cup, winning $3 million in prize money....
06:16, 07/29/2019

James Wade has Sky playing well with wins in 5 of last 6 After a slow start, first-year coach James Wade has simplified things for the Chicago Sky and it's paid off       ...
19:32, 06/25/2019

Playing in her first major, Hinako Shibuno wins Women's British Open Hinako Shibuno wasn't just a breath of fresh air at the AIG Women's British Open. She was a blast of sheer delight. She won it all in her first major.       ...
14:48, 08/04/2019

Teen who won over $1 million playing Fortnite is buying his mom a house The mom of a British teen who won more than $1 million playing the wildly popular video game Fortnite once threw his Xbox in the trash — but now, the high schooler is using his winnings to buy her a house, according to a new report. Jaden Ashma...
09:16, 07/29/2019

Tic Tac Toy: Nashville family lands 4 million YouTube subscribers by playing with toys How business savvy, creative couple Lucy and Jason Maxwell turned their young daughters' love of toys into a multi-million-dollar operation.       ...
23:48, 08/08/2019

KBR wins $530 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon KBRwyle Technology Solutions LLC, a unit of KBR Inc, has been awarded a $530 million contract for U.S. Marine Corps prepositioning program logistics services in support of Blount Island Command, the Pentagon said on Friday....
16:32, 05/31/2019

16-Year-Old Wins $3 Million at the First ‘Fortnite’ World Cup NEW YORK (AP) — All those hours playing video games have paid off for a 16-year-old. Kyle Giersdorf, of Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania, won $3 million as the first Fortnite World Cup solo champion. The competition took place Sunday at Arthur Ashe Sta...
16:48, 07/29/2019

KBR wins $530 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon KBRwyle Technology Solutions LLC, a unit of KBR Inc, has been awarded a $530 million contract for U.S. Marine Corps prepositioning program logistics services in support of Blount Island Command, the Pentagon said on Friday. (Reporting by Eric Beech; ...
17:48, 05/31/2019

$50K Powerball ticket sold in Tucson TUCSON – Are you the lucky winner? Check your Powerball tickets! According to Arizona Lottery officials, a $50,000 winning ticket from Saturday’s drawing was sold in Tucson. The ticket was purchased at a Safeway at 9460 E. Golf Links Rd. Are y...
18:16, 07/29/2019

$1M Powerball Ticket Claimed In Louisville LOUISVILLE, Ky. (LEX 18 )  The $1 million Powerball ticket from Saturday night’s drawing has been claimed. The winning ticket matched the five white ball numbers but not the Powerball to win the game’s second prize. The winning numbers were: 09-13-42...
10:16, 06/10/2019

College kid dreading Dad’s lecture about getting a job wins $1 million in lottery Forget job-hunting, now he can go house-hunting. A New Jersey college kid dreading a lecture from his dad about getting a summer job decided to check his Mega Millions lottery ticket — and found out he’d won a cool $1 million. Kristopher Chrysa...
15:48, 06/04/2019

Man Going Through Divorce Wins $80 Million Jackpot. Court Has A Plan How much credit can a person take for good luck? That was the question at the center of a high-stakes divorce case that came before a Michigan appeals court last week. Michigan appeals court...
19:16, 06/22/2019

Raytheon wins $13.2 million contract for SM-2, SM-6 missile support Raytheon Missile Systems won a $13.2 million contract for engineering and technical services on standard guided missiles for the U.S. Navy and six foreign countries, the Pentagon announced....
06:00, 08/22/2019

Comedian Wins $4.1 Million in Lawsuit Against The Daily Stormer The neo-Nazi website falsely accused the comedian, Dean Obeidallah, of committing terrorism. He hopes to give money to organizations that fight white supremacy....
06:16, 06/17/2019

Michigan woman wins $1 million thanks to some help from store clerk A Michigan woman said she owes her $1 million Powerball jackpot to a lucky tip from a store clerk -- and an important reminder from the same clerk when the left her tickets behind....
03:16, 06/27/2019

Raytheon wins $534 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon Raytheon Co has been awarded a $534 million contract to produce forward-looking infrared thermal viewers used by Army tank commanders to select targets, the Pentagon said on Friday....
15:32, 08/23/2019

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Powerball’ game ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday evening’s drawing of the “Powerball” game were: 06-16-23-30-61, Powerball: 2, Power Play: 2 (six, sixteen, twenty-three, thirty, sixty-one; Powerball: two; Power Play: two) Estima...
22:32, 05/04/2019

Winning $50,000 Powerball ticket sold in Tucson Courtesy: Arizona State Lottery TUCSON –Are you the lucky Tucsonan? An Arizona Lottery player is holding a winning $50,000 Powerball ticket from the Wednesday, July 10 drawing. According to Arizona State Lottery, the winning ticket was sold at a ‘Gia...
15:00, 07/11/2019

After Retrial, T.J. Simers Wins $15.45 Million Judgment Against The Los Angeles Times Both sides eventually appealed a 2015 verdict that granted former Los Angeles Times hack sports columnist T.J. Simers $7.1 million in an age and disability discrimination suit against the paper. The Times appealed because holy shit, $7.1 million! Si...
08:00, 08/20/2019

Northrop Grumman wins $958 million U.S. defense contract, Pentagon says Northrop Grumman Systems Corp, a subsidiary of Northrop Grumman Corp, won a $958 million contract on Friday to produce 30 ground-air task-oriented radar units, the Pentagon said. (Reporting by David Alexander; Editing by Mohammad Zargham)...
15:32, 06/07/2019

Northrop Grumman wins $482 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon Northrop Grumman Corp has been awarded a $482 million contract by the U.S. Army for Common Infrared Countermeasure Quick Reaction Capability 3, the Pentagon said on Wednesday. (Reporting by Mohammad Zargham; Editing by Eric Beech)...
15:48, 07/31/2019

Lockheed Martin wins $562 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon Lockheed Martin Corp has been awarded a $562 million contract for sales of Army tactical guided missiles to Bahrain, Poland and Romania, the Pentagon said on Monday....
15:48, 06/24/2019

Lockheed Martin wins $800 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon Lockheed Martin Corp has been awarded an $800 million contract by the U.S. Air Force for production and support of 14 F-16 aircraft for Slovakia, the Pentagon said on Wednesday. (Reporting by Mohammad Zargham; Editing by Eric Beech)...
15:48, 07/31/2019

Cisco Systems wins $724 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon Cisco Systems Inc has been awarded a U.S. defense contract with a ceiling of $724 million for Cisco Smart Net Total Care Joint Enterprise License Agreement II, the Pentagon said on Monday....
15:32, 06/17/2019

L3 Technologies unit wins $500 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon L3 Communications Integrated Systems LP, a unit of L3 Technologies Inc, has been awarded a $500 million contract for avionics upgrade for 176 C-130H aircraft operated by the U.S. Air National Guard and the Air Force Reserve Command, the Pentagon said...
14:48, 06/04/2019

Siemens unit wins $829 million U.S. defense contract -Pentagon Siemens Government Technologies Inc, a unit of Siemens AG, has been awarded an $829 million contract for energy savings and performance measures at the U.S. naval base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the Pentagon said on Thursday. (Reporting by Mohammad Zar...
16:00, 07/25/2019

Teen wins Fortnite World Cup solo championship and $3 million A 16-year-old boy from Pennsylvania became the first-ever Fortnite World Cup solo champion on Sunday and pocketed the $3 million prize. Pro video-game player Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf could be seen laughing and shaking his head in Arthur Ash...
02:48, 07/29/2019

PG&E wins court approval to set up $105 million wildfire assistance fund PG&E Corp may set up a $105 million housing fund for victims of 2017 and 2018 wildfires in California, which set records for devastation and were blamed on the utility's equipment, the judge overseeing the bankruptcy of the investor-owned power produ...
14:48, 05/22/2019

Siemens unit wins $829 million U.S. defense contract: Pentagon Siemens Government Technologies Inc, a unit of Siemens AG, has been awarded an $829 million contract for energy savings and performance measures at the U.S. naval base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, the Pentagon said on Thursday....
05:32, 07/26/2019

Stop Playing Candy Crush and Start Playing Better Games Thanks to smartphones and tablets, we’re all gamers now. I’m a gamer, you’re a gamer, our moms are gamers, and their moms are also probably gamers. So it’s about time we start putting all that gaming to good use....
10:32, 05/28/2019

Fitbit Wins Deal for One Million New Users in Singapore Health Plan Fitbit said it has won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in......
22:32, 08/21/2019

Former Arizona state Senate staffer wins $1 million discrimination lawsuit The lawsuit referenced then-Senate minority leader and current Secretary of State Katie Hobbs, one of Arizona's highest ranking Democrats.        ...
17:48, 07/21/2019

US teen wins $3 million at video game tournament Fortnite World Cup Global revenues from esports, or professional video game competitions, will hit $1.1 billion in 2019, up 27% since last year, thanks to ballooning revenues from advertising, sponsorship and media rights....
22:16, 07/28/2019

Cori Gauff’s astonishing rise wins a million hearts at Wimbledon The 15-year-old is enjoying the fruits of her talent, while staying focused on winning the women’s singles titleThe prodigy looked out at a sea of faces she recognised only as recently won friends, cheerleaders, really, mutual strangers wondering wha...
11:00, 07/06/2019

Fitbit wins deal for 1 million new users in Singapore health plan Fitbit Inc said on Wednesday it won a contract with the Singapore government to provide fitness trackers and services to up to one million of the country's citizens as part of a health initiative that begins in October....
11:00, 08/21/2019

U.S. teen wins $3 million at video game tournament Fortnite World Cup American teenager Kyle Giersdorf won $3 million on Sunday in New York after taking the top prize in a tournament for the popular online video game Fortnite....
17:48, 07/28/2019

How Mega Millions and Powerball changed the rules to boost their jackpots America's lottery system goes back a long time — further back than the country itself. Today, state-run lotteries contribute millions to state budgets, but some critics question how effective they actually are....
04:16, 06/06/2019

Elizabeth Hurley's son Damian wins multi-million dollar inheritance battle: report Elizabeth Hurley’s son Damian will inherit some of his dad’s multi-million family fortune – despite his grandad’s attempt to cut him out, reports claims....
13:48, 07/20/2019

Hossein Ensan wins $10 million in prize money for World Series of Poker victory Hossein Ensan beat out 8,568 other competitors to win $10 million first-place prize in the World Series of Poker's main event on Wednesday morning.       ...
06:00, 07/17/2019

Kyle Larson wins $1 million NASCAR All-Star Race after transferring from Monster Energy Open Kyle Larson won the final stage of the Monster Energy Open and used that experience to win his first NASCAR All-Star Race.        ...
23:32, 05/18/2019

GTA Online Playing Cards locations: Where to find ALL 54 hidden playing cards in GTA 5? GTA Online playing cards are hidden across San Andreas following the GTA 5 Casino Update this week. But where are the 54 playing card locations?And what is your reward for finding them all?...
21:00, 07/24/2019

Carl Hagelin Made a Habit of Knocking Off the Capitals. Now He Is One of Them. Hagelin, who has spent time on three teams this season, has been involved in eliminating Washington from the playoffs five times, three as a Ranger, two as a Penguin....
13:32, 04/28/2019

AP source confirms Panik expected to sign with Capitals A person with direct knowledge of the situation confirms to The Associated Press that free agent forward Richard Panik is expected to sign with the Washington Capitals. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because the NHL’s free agenc...
22:32, 06/30/2019

World capitals of Bigfoot sightings, other weird stuff 24/7 Tempo reviewed hundreds of unofficial capitals of the world, and selected 30 that possess substantial evidence to back their titles.       ...
10:16, 07/12/2019

Capitals’ Brooks Orpik has yet to decide whether he will try to return for another season The 38-year-old is an unrestricted free agent, and he said he will take his time to decide whether he will retire. If he wants to keep playing, he may not fit into the Capitals' plans....
10:16, 04/28/2019

Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik announces retirement “I’ve been extremely lucky to have the best job in the world for many years, but my body is telling me it is time to move on to something new,” said the two-time Cup winner....
09:32, 06/25/2019

European Elections Deepen Divisions in National Capitals The outcome of the weekend’s European Union elections threatened a fresh period of instability in the bloc, with some countries set for early elections and coalition governments in Italy and Germany facing deeper strains....
07:48, 05/27/2019

Capitals investigating Kuznetsov video showing white powder The Washington Capitals say they have confirmed star Evgeny Kuznetsov is shown in a now-deleted video on social media that appears to show him in a hotel room with lines of white powder on a table in front of him. In a statement sent to The Associate...
20:16, 05/27/2019

First-round pick Connor McMichael has a long way to go, but Capitals see big potential The 18-year old, who describes himself as a “200-foot center,” says he hopes to improve his strength while playing for the London Knights in the Ontario Hockey League....
13:32, 06/28/2019

Two years after trade from Capitals, Marcus Johansson gets his Stanley Cup shot "You want to be in this position to have a chance to win," Johansson said. "Obviously, I didn’t know it was going to be here, but I couldn’t be with a better group, couldn’t be with a better team.”...
23:00, 05/31/2019

IPL 2019 Playoffs: CSK Thrash Delhi Capitals To Enter Final IPL 2019 Qualifier 2, Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi capitals Highlights: CSK lost to Mumbai Indians in Qualifier 1 while Delhi Capitals won Eliminator against SRH....
11:16, 05/10/2019

Fortune cookie means big fortune for Powerball winner RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man who says he based his Powerball entry on a fortune cookie he got from his granddaughter now has a fortune to celebrate. WRAL in Raleigh reports retired retailer Charles W. Jackson Jr. stepped ...
17:32, 06/04/2019

World Cup: England Probable Playing XI, Sri Lanka Probable Playing XI The 1996 champions Sri Lanka, in their last game against Australia faced a crushing 87-run defeat at the Kennington Oval in London. They need to raise their playing standards to put a better......
04:32, 06/21/2019

West Indies Probable Playing XI, India Probable Playing XI India have won all their World Cup 2019 matches completed so far and shared points with New Zealand in a rained-out game. They will be keen to keep a winning combination going for the match with the......
01:32, 06/27/2019

Capitals enter NHL draft weekend amid a cap crunch and trade speculation “I don’t know that we’re ever not in an all-in situation," GM Brian MacLellan said Thursday of the team's approach to the offseason. "We view ourselves as a contender for the Cup and we want to put the best team forward and make the best decisions to...
23:00, 06/20/2019

Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov: 'Nothing to hide' after alleged drug video surfaces Washington Capitals star forward Evgeny Kuznetsov said he has "nothing to hide" after a video surfaced of him sitting next to a table that had a powdery white substance on it....
23:48, 05/28/2019

Catfish capitals? Alaska tops the states where your online romance may be a scam Your online romancer might be a catfisher with a fake profile. These are the states where you are most likely to fall for a scammer.        ...
17:48, 06/13/2019

Capitals to qualify restricted free agent forward Andre Burakovsky Because Burakovsky’s salary last season was $3.25 million, his qualifying offer has to match that, and it’s considered a slight overpay for a player whose production has flatlined the past two seasons....
09:32, 06/25/2019

U.S. anti-abortion groups plot course from state capitals to Supreme Court Anti-abortion advocacy groups have pushed hard in recent months for the passage of bills to restrict or even ban the procedure outright at the state level, inspired by the perception that the U.S. Supreme Court has tilted in their favor....
19:00, 05/15/2019

Video of Capitals’ Evgeny Kuznetsov, white powdery substance emerges Evgeny Kuznetsov said he has “nothing to hide” in response to a video that went viral Monday showing the Washington Capitals star sitting in a room near two lines of a powdery white substance spread onto a table. The video, posted by the ...
18:00, 05/27/2019

The world capitals of Bigfoot sightings, lightning, murder and more odd claims to fame 24/7 Tempo reviewed hundreds of unofficial capitals of the world, and selected 30 that possess substantial evidence to back their titles.       ...
13:48, 07/11/2019

Woman wins $1.3 million 'gift of a lifetime' after checking Mother's Day lottery ticket Vielka Roman won the third-largest jackpot in Carolina Cash 5 history, according to North Carolina lottery officials.        ...
02:32, 05/16/2019

Capitals’ blue line depth is an oft-touted strength, one that may be tested by offseason turnover Washington has long touted defense as the jewel of its prospect pipeline, and with turnover to the Capitals’ corps expected this summer, that organizational depth might finally be tested....
08:16, 05/17/2019

Ilya Samsonov, Capitals’ top prospect and goalie of the future, finds his footing in Hershey Since Samsonov recorded his first American Hockey League shutout on Jan. 12, he posted a 15-3-1-1 record with a 1.78 goals-against average and a .930 save percentage....
16:32, 05/08/2019

Capitals make qualifying offer to restricted free agent Andre Burakovsky Burakovsky’s salary last season was $3.25 million, so his qualifying offer has to match that. It’s considered a slight overpay for a player whose production has leveled off over the past two seasons....
15:32, 06/25/2019

Radko Gudas brings his big-hitting ways to Washington as Capitals add another ‘heavy’ player “I was pretty happy that I got traded to a team that’s well known for their winning and their will to win every game they play,” the defenseman said....
21:48, 06/18/2019

What free agent moves, trades will Capitals make to extend title window? Change will come to Washington this offseason as Capitals try to prop open their title window for what could be the last season with Alex Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and goaltender Braden Holtby all on the roster....
10:16, 04/28/2019

Capitals trade forward Andre Burakovsky to Colorado Avalanche for two draft picks The move, which brings second- and third-round picks in the 2020 draft to Washington while also providing the team with cap space, came after Burakovsky had requested a trade....
13:32, 06/28/2019

Evgeny Kuznetsov video timeline clarified as Capitals, NHL close investigation with no punishment The NHL found no basis to question Kuznetsov's account of a social media post that showed him in a hotel room with what appeared to be illegal drugs....
23:00, 05/31/2019

Washington Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov shown in video next to two lines of white powder Capitals say they are aware of the video that surfaced of forward Evgeny Kuznetsov next to a table with two lines of white powder.        ...
22:32, 05/27/2019

Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik announces retirement, calling it ‘a pretty easy decision’ “I’ve been extremely lucky to have the best job in the world for many years, but my body is telling me it is time to move on to something new,” said the two-time Cup winner....
15:32, 06/25/2019

Capitals clear Evgeny Kuznetsov after appearance in video that featured lines of white powder Washington Capitals accept forward Evgeny Kuznetsov's explanation about video showing him next to table that had white lines of powder near rolled-up money.        ...
13:00, 05/31/2019

Capitals' Evgeny Kuznetsov suspended four years by IIHF for positive cocaine test Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov tested positive for cocaine during May's world championships and has been suspended four years by IIHF.       ...
15:00, 08/23/2019

New Zealand Probable Playing XI, Pakistan Probable Playing XI Pakistan need to win all their remaining matches and hope for favourable results elsewhere, with an eye on other games, to seal berth for semi-finals....
02:16, 06/26/2019

New Zealand Probable Playing XI, Australia Probable Playing XI The batting has been a major concern for New Zealand, the side is much dependent on Kane Williamson. Their bowling attack has been tremendous so far....
05:00, 06/29/2019

'America's Got Talent': What would human fireball do if he wins $1 million prize? 'Retire' The Human Fuse drew gasps as he flew through the air on fire on 'America's Got Talent,' but his banter with judge Simon Cowell brought laughter, too.        ...
06:16, 05/29/2019

Tax Wins wins Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga Tax takes lead at the top of the stretch, holds off a late charge by favored Tacitus to win $600,000 Jim Dandy Stakes at Saratoga Race Course       ...
18:16, 07/27/2019

Novartis CEO plans gene therapy price 'far lower' than $4 million to $5 million range Novartis AG's top executive said on Wednesday it expects to price its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy “far lower” than the $4 million to $5 million figure the Swiss drugmaker has said it could be worth....
14:48, 05/22/2019

With 150 million users, Brainly raises $30 million to expand its social learning platform in the U.S. Brainly, which claims 150 million monthly users globally, has raised $30 million to expand its P2P learning platform in the U.S. and elsewhere.Read More...
11:16, 07/25/2019

$17 million or $70 million? 1930s Porsche fails to sell after auction snafu A bulbous race car from the 1930s was expected to be the most expensive car with the Porsche name ever sold at auction. But the sale was marred by a confusing mix-up on the auction stage....
09:32, 08/20/2019

Cybersecurity firm Siemplify raises $30 million, brings total to $58 million U.S.-Israeli cybersecurity provider Siemplify said on Monday it raised $30 million in private funding, bringing its total raised to date to $58 million....
06:00, 05/20/2019

Sensor Tower: Brawl Stars hits $275 million in revenue, 100 million installs in 6 months Brawl Stars has brought in $275 million in revenue and seen 100 million installs since its December 12 launch, mobile research firm Sensor Tower says.Read More...
15:16, 06/14/2019

CBOE Holdings Reports July 2012 Trading Volume Of 87.2 Million Contracts; 4.15 Million ADV CHICAGO, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today reported that July 2012 trading volume for options on the Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and C2 Options ExchangeSM (C2SM), combined, totaled 87.20 million...
21:16, 05/01/2019

US housing starts total 1.191 million in July, vs 1.24 million expected CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the July housing starts and building permits. CNBC's Diana Olick and Steve Liesman join the "Squawk Box" team to break down the numbers....
11:32, 08/16/2019

US skyscrapers kill 600 million -- yes, million -- birds every year Around 600 million birds die every year in the United States after striking tall buildings -- with Chicago, Houston and Dallas being especially deadly, according to research from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology....
12:00, 04/28/2019

Judge Cuts $55 Million From $80 Million Roundup Verdict A federal judge cut down by $55 million a verdict tying Bayer’s Roundup weedkiller to cancer, as the company continues to battle thousands of similar claims throughout the U.S....
18:16, 07/15/2019

Health Catalyst Aims to Raise $150 Million to $200 Million in IPO Health-data company Health Catalyst Inc.’s initial public offering will bring one of the first digital-health companies to public markets as technology startups race to list shares....
12:00, 04/30/2019

Red Dead Redemption 2 sales hit 25 million, up 1 million since May Publisher Take-Two revealed today during its financial results for the first quarter that Red Dead Redemption 2's sales now sit at 25 million.Read More...
15:48, 08/05/2019

What Are You Playing This Weekend? The weekend is for taking up running again, or at least plodding around the park cursing myself for saying “I’ll just start again when it’s warm out” last winter. It’s also for video games....
14:00, 05/10/2019

Playing VR Alone Is Terrifying I recently bought Beat Saber for PSVR and have been playing it with my girlfriend. It’s fun and is a great way to get up and move around more. But when she is out of the house, I still sometimes want to play VR. But I’ve tried playing Beat Saber and ...
14:00, 07/05/2019

After Math: We're not playing around E3 2019 is nearly upon us and the gaming news is already coming at a breakneck pace. Google divulged new details about its upcoming Stadia game streaming service and Razor announced the launch of a new lightweight headset while GameStop's downwa...
10:32, 06/09/2019

It’s fun playing with The Boys—too bad they don’t have anything to say Real talk: The Boys is about how superheroes are bad. In fact, the most shocking reveals of The Boys are when people turn out to be somewhat good. The Amazon Prime Video drama rolls around in this ethos like a pig in mud, to a degree where one might ...
06:32, 07/26/2019

Ten Sovereigns wins in France, Japan wins in France Ten Sovereigns hits the win column impressively in the Darly July Cup at Newmarket in England while Japan travels from Ireland to win the Grand Prix de Paris....
11:48, 07/15/2019

CBOE Holdings Reports September 2012 Consolidated Trading Volume: 92.9 Million Total Contracts; 4.9 Million Contracts ADV CHICAGO, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today that September 2012 consolidated trading volume for options contracts on the Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and C2 Options ExchangeSM (C2SM) and ...
21:16, 05/01/2019

Everything You Need to Start Playing D&D Costs Just $8 Dungeons & Dragons is, dare I say it, cool now? Or at the very least, trendy. If you’re curious to try it out for yourself, but don’t know how to get started, this starter set is down to $8 on Amazon, a new all-time low.Read more......
12:00, 05/01/2019

What Your Kid Can Learn By Playing With a Toy House At the beginning of each episode of the new preschool show Moon and Me, a child places her dolls down to sleep in their toy house. “Lay down, Pepi Nana,” the child says, tucking the figurine under the covers of the tiny bed. “Close your eyes. Don’t y...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Mom kills son while playing chicken (KPRC) – A mother was charged Thursday after investigators originally said she accidentally ran over her 3-year-old son earlier this month. Lexus Stagg, 26, was charged with criminally negligent homicide in connection with the June 11 incident ...
11:00, 06/25/2019

I’m Finally Playing A MOBA When you care for someone, I think one of the most important things you can do is move out of your comfort zone and participate in their hobbies and interests. My girlfriend is an avid Heroes of the Storm player, often squirreling away time with frie...
12:48, 05/07/2019

How Playing In The NFL Ruined Me For Life On The Outside Some NFL players will tell you the league is like prison—prison with paychecks. Each well-paid inmate has a reputation for violence, and every day on the yard, someone gets shanked. Every week, a few guys get released and a few guppies show up. The g...
13:00, 06/25/2019

CBOE YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME UP 28 PERCENT WITH ADV OF 4.85 MILLION CONTRACTS; NOVEMBER'S4.56-MILLION-CONTRACT ADV MIRRORS RECORD NOVEMBER 2007 Chicago, December 1, 2008- Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that through November, trading reached an all-time record of 1.121 billion contracts with an average daily volume (ADV) of 4.85 million contracts. This was 28 percent hig...
00:32, 05/02/2019

CBOE RECORDS MOST ACTIVE MONTHEVER: AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME OF 6.1 MILLION CONTRACTS ON 127.2 MILLION SEPTEMBER VOLUME CHICAGO, October 1, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that September was its most active month ever as 127.2 million contracts changed hands, with an average daily volume (ADV) of 6.1 million contracts. CBOE's September...
00:32, 05/02/2019

CBOE Holdings Reports August 2012 Consolidated Trading Volume Of Over 91 Million Contracts; ADV Of Nearly 4 Million Contracts CHICAGO, Sept. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) reported today that August 2012 consolidated trading volume for options contracts on the Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) and C2 Options ExchangeSM (C2SM) and fu...
21:16, 05/01/2019

CBOE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN MAY RISES 16%; 4.1 Million Contracts Per Day, Total Volume Of 85.6 Million During May; Trading In Equity Options Gains 12% Over Year Ago CHICAGO, June 2, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that average daily trading volume in May totaled 4,076,999 contracts per day, up 16 percent when compared to 3,528,081 contracts per day during May 2007.Total exchange ...
03:32, 05/02/2019

CBOE RECORDS BUSIEST MONTH EVER - 126.2 MILLION CONTRACTS AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME - 5.7 MILLION CONTRACTS CHICAGO, August 1, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that July was its most active month ever as a total of 126.2 million contracts traded, with an average daily trading volume of 5.7 million contracts. July's volume be...
00:32, 05/02/2019

'Game of Thrones' finale sets records with 13.6 million TV viewers, 19.3 million overall The series finale of 'Game of Thrones' Sunday is HBO's most-watched single telecast, surpassing a 'Sopranos' episode from 2002.        ...
13:48, 05/20/2019

Tiger Woods: I am very lucky to be playing again "Tiger Woods produced one of sport’s all-time great comebacks on Sunday to win a first major since 2008 by winning the Masters but revealed afterwards that he feels lucky to just be playing again."...
07:32, 05/01/2019

The Mets are playing with dubious magic It isn’t the best policy to fire folks on the fly once a season is under way. It is, in truth, an indictment that no matter how carefully planned a season might be, how meticulously blueprinted it was, something has gone wrong. That’s never a g...
22:32, 06/22/2019

Trump playing down threat of war with Iran President Donald Trump says he hopes the U.S. is not on a path to war with Iran amid fears that his two most hawkish advisers could be angling for such a conflict with the Islamic Republic....
22:16, 05/16/2019

Playing Mordhau With An Actual Frying Pan Medieval brawler Mordhau is supposed to be played with a controller or mouse + keyboard, but as with most games, a bit of tinkering can expand those options somewhat, up to and including the use of an actual cast iron frying pan....
17:00, 06/05/2019

Why bother playing games, when you can just read them instead? Every Friday, several A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Ar...
00:16, 05/17/2019

‘The Act’ star on playing killer: ‘It was my job to humanize him’ Calum Worthy achieved the nearly impossible — turning real-life killer Nick Godejohn into an oddly sympathetic, somewhat endearing figure in Hulu’s “The Act.” “I watched the police officer who interrogated him when he confessed to murder and she was ...
08:32, 05/02/2019

Bengals WR A.J. Green can't see himself playing for another team Amid speculation that he could someday move on from the Cincinnati Bengals, wide receiver A.J. Green says he can't see himself wearing a different jersey....
08:16, 06/10/2019

Day Traders Are Back, Now Playing With Options Brokerages including Charles Schwab and E*Trade say options trading by individual investors is growing. Compared with buying stocks, the fees and risk are considerably higher....
04:32, 05/11/2019

Man Caught Playing Pokemon Go On Eight Phones In His Car You know how there’s a warning on Pokemon Go not to play the game while driving? This guy never got the memo, and when he is eventually sent it, needs it sent another seven times, just to be sure....
21:32, 08/15/2019

| Bastareaud the biggest name to commit to playing in USA Mathieu Bastareaud is set to become the biggest name to play club rugby in the USA after he announced he will move to New York after this year's Rugby World Cup....
14:00, 04/28/2019

Tips For Playing Samurai Shodown It’s been said about a million times before, but one more won’t hurt: Fighting games are hard. Stupid hard. If you weren’t lucky enough to be born during the arcade’s heyday, when fighting games ruled the world, you’re already at a disadvantage. Samu...
08:32, 06/27/2019

Best Apple Watch games: what you should be playing on the go Trying to get a big game into an Apple Watch is like trying to cram an elephant into a fridge: it might be possible, but it’s a complete waste of time. The Watch isn’t a phone, let alone a handheld gaming device. It’s smaller, si...
07:32, 05/06/2019

Reenactments: Playing war in the midst of peace Whether it's Waterloo or Stalingrad, battle reenactments are booming. In Weimar, things are less bloody: There, the excerpts of parliamentarians from the National Assembly are replayed....
04:32, 08/22/2019

| Pocock better than '50-50' chance of playing RWC - Cheika Wallaby coach Michael Cheika is bullish about injury-plagued Australian great David Pocock being fit for the Rugby World Cup, rating him "a better chance" than 50-50....
04:16, 07/05/2019

Playing ‘Pokémon’ as a kid may have rewired your brain If you played Pokémon video games extensively as a kid, there's a good chance that a specific region of your brain gets fired up when you see the characters now. In a recent study, researchers from Stanford University showed test subjects...
16:16, 05/06/2019

Women's World Cup: Who's playing, schedule and everything else you need to know The highly anticipated 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup kicks off on June 7 for a month-long tournament that will take 24 teams and thousands of fans all across France....
12:48, 05/28/2019

CBOE JANUARY VOLUME OF 83.5 MILLION CONTRACTS AVERAGES 4.2 MILLION CONTRACTS PER DAY -- UP 26% OVER DECEMBER Chicago, February 2, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that 83,544,370 contracts changed hands at the Exchange in January. Daily volume averaged 4.2 million contracts, up 26 percent from December 2008. Average daily trad...
00:32, 05/02/2019

Playing cat and mouse over posh nosh | Brief letters Sajid Javid | Iranian crisis | Cafod | Feline eating habits | Holidays | Izal |• In his first 12 months as home secretary, Sajid Javid sent 8,637 people back where they came from.Prof Becky TunstallUniversity of York• Our 19th-century forebears would...
11:16, 07/21/2019

Don’t miss: Exploring your own delusions, playing with evolution Find out why You Are Not So Smart on the podcast of the same name, get ready to play Evolution the video game, plus more of this week's cultural picks...
10:32, 04/28/2019

Paramount still refuses to stop playing with its G.I. Joes We’ve had two big-budget G.I. Joe movies over the course of the last decade, thoroughly mainstream action movies as notable for their willingness to chuck actors in and out of the limelight—most pointedly swapping out Channing Tatum for Dwayne Johnso...
19:48, 08/09/2019

Tips For Playing Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order is here, and there’s a lot to it. There are more than 30 different characters at launch, each with different abilities and skills to juggle, and menu after menu of ways to enhance and upgrade them. There’s ...
17:48, 07/19/2019

No fun playing since Australian Open, says out-of-form Osaka World number two Naomi Osaka admitted on Thursday that the last few months have been "the worst of my life" and that she hasn't had fun on the tennis court since winning the Australian Open in January....
07:16, 08/01/2019

Concussion rules out Salah of playing against Barca Liverpool's attempt to pull off one of the greatest escapes in recent European football history suffered a huge blow Monday after the club confirmed star striker Mohamed Salah will miss the Champions League semifinal second leg against Barcelona....
06:32, 05/06/2019

Cubs-Pirates: Playing in Pittsburgh makes Over the bet Though the Pirates have walked the plank record-wise since the All-Star break, going 6-25, they have excelled at scoring runs at home, with 67.9 percent of their home games going Over the total. The Pirates also get the luxury of playing a Cubs team ...
12:00, 08/16/2019

After Playing Episode 3, I Think I've Been A Bad Brother In Life Is Strange 2 The third episode of Life Is Strange 2 has the player grapple with the fact that protagonist Sean Diaz’s younger brother Daniel is his own person. It can go very badly....
08:32, 05/10/2019

Rescue dog and deer caught on camera playing tag The chase is on! A rescue dog and deer play a cheerful game of tag. An unlikely friendship started this week when a rescue dog and deer played a game of tag in a Lakewood Ranch, Florida resident’s backyard. The owner of the dog, Ethan Cole, wa...
00:48, 05/16/2019

Playing Original Game Boy Games in HD Will Cost You More Than a PS4 With 2019 already halfway over, it’s becoming painfully clear that Nintendo isn’t going to release a Game Boy Classic Edition to celebrate the console’s 30th birthday. The GBAConsolizer helps take some of the sting out of that gross oversight, lettin...
12:32, 07/15/2019

The Latest: Svitolina advances to 3rd round without playing Ninth-seeded Elina Svitolina advanced to the third round of the French Open without hitting a shot after her opponent pulled out of the clay-court Grand Slam because of an injury        ...
02:48, 05/29/2019

Hamilton says F1 should level playing field between teams Reigning champion Lewis Hamilton believes returning to an old-school style of racing would solve Formula One's ongoing problem with parity        ...
23:16, 06/06/2019

What are Cubs playing for in second half? Joe Maddon's job, for starters Chicago returns from the break atop one of the tightest division races you'll ever see. Where the Cubs finish in that NL Central scramble could determine their skipper's future....
14:00, 07/12/2019

How we met: ‘He had a reputation for playing the field. He sounded really dodgy’ Amanda Woodard, 56, is a journalist and Clive Hopkins, 60, is a screenwriter and teacher. They have been together for 23 years and live in SydneyAmanda and Clive had been hearing about each other for about 10 years before they met. “We had mutual fri...
04:48, 07/22/2019

Want to be more creative? Playing Minecraft can help, new study finds Iowa State University psychologist Douglas Gentile's latest study suggests that playing some video games, like Minecraft, can have a positive impact on creativity. Minecraft is one of the most popular computer games, having sold more than 100 milli...
17:16, 07/12/2019

Ryan Reynolds on what really sold him on playing Pikachu Pokémon: Detective Pikachu marks the first-ever live-action adaptation of the long-running media franchise, with a completely game Ryan Reynolds voicing the title character. Ahead of its release this Friday, we sat down with some of the cast and crew...
10:00, 05/08/2019

Bale agent: I hope he keeps playing for Madrid "Gareth Bale\u0027s agent has admitted that he is disappointed that his client has been dropped by Real Madrid but hopes he stays at the Santiago Bernabeu."...
01:32, 05/12/2019

Why Can't I Hear the Vocals When Playing Music on My Phone? We have a fun one in this week’s Tech 911 column. It’s such a weird issue at first glance, that I won’t even tee it up with a lofty introduction. I’ll let Lifehacker reader Natalie explain—and, yes, she called the subject line of her email “YouTube A...
10:32, 06/07/2019

How Five Money Managers Are Playing Swings in the Market U.S. stocks have been increasingly volatile lately, with the S&P 500 rising or falling by more than 1% almost every day in the past few weeks. Here’s how some large money managers are playing the market....
03:32, 08/15/2019

Tomic fined for playing below standards at Wimbledon Australia's Bernard Tomic was fined 45,000 pounds ($57,000) for not playing to "required professional standards" after he put in minimal effort during a 58-minute, first-round thrashing by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at Wimbledon, organizers said on Thursday....
12:16, 07/04/2019

| Late Mbamba had desires of playing for Amakhosi TS Galaxy defender Mfundo Phungwayo revealed his late teammate Thembinkosi Mbamba was a passionate Kaizer Chiefs fan and had dreams of playing for the club....
02:48, 05/28/2019

Belle and Sebastian on NYC, album covers and playing at sea Like any young rock band, Scotland’s Belle and Sebastian were excited for their first visit to New York. But in some ways, it didn’t live up to one band member’s expectations. “I think by the time we came to New York, which was like ‘97 or ‘98, we’d ...
10:00, 07/08/2019

NBA Draft profile: RJ Barrett is done playing second fiddle SportsPulse: While both Zion and Ja Morant have shyer personalities that make them better suited for small market teams, RJ Barrett is ready to make a big splash in a big market.       ...
10:16, 06/19/2019

How to keep YouTube videos playing in the background on Android Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. I love YouTube. I use it to watch videos, play tracks, and listen to podcasts. It has easily become my main sour...
09:32, 07/03/2019

Boris Johnson Is Playing With Fire on the Pound Some Brexiters think sterling’s plunge is good for exports. But they’re ignoring the threat of new tariffs, regulatory barriers and higher import costs....
05:48, 07/31/2019

Playing as many Londoners in 'Watch Dogs: Legion' In most stories, there's a hero. Someone you can root for, empathize with, trust to guide you through their journey's twists and turns. In major game studio AAA action franchises, especially so. Watch Dogs: Legion -- the upcoming third gam...
14:48, 06/10/2019

Murray relishing prospect of playing with Williams "Andy Murray has said he might never get another chance to play with Serena Williams at Wimbledon and is excited about teaming up with the American in the mixed doubles at SW19."...
01:00, 07/04/2019

Former UA standout Ryan Luther playing pro ball TUCSON – Former U of A forward Ryan Luther has just signed a pro contract with a basketball team in Latvia. Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast:...
01:49, 08/14/2019

Opinion: India's government is playing with fire India's ruling party has delivered on its promise to revoke the special autonomous status for Jammu and Kashmir. It is a risky move, but there is a clear rationale behind it, says DW's Rodion Ebbighausen....
11:48, 08/05/2019

Kerr open to playing Durant after one practice Warriors coach Steve Kerr says it is "feasible" that Kevin Durant, who is still recovering from a calf injury, could participate in just one practice before being cleared to play in a game....
13:16, 06/02/2019

Woods wants US Presidents Cup team playing before Australia Tiger Woods wants the eight players who made his Presidents Cup team and four more under consideration as captain's picks to play tournaments and stay sharp over the next three months leading to the December matches Down Under....
09:32, 08/20/2019

8-year-old gets rat-bite fever after playing with pet rats A California girl is recovering after she was diagnosed with rat-bite fever, which doctors believe she contracted from one of her pet rats. Cali, whose last name was not revealed during a press conference with her doctor and mother, has eczema on her...
14:32, 06/04/2019

Clooney's still joking about playing Batman George Clooney joked about his 'Batman' days flashing before his eyes, after a motorcycle accident, while shooting Hulu's 'Catch 22.' (May 15)        ...
15:00, 05/15/2019

Playing 'The Witcher 3' on the Switch shouldn't work, but it does When Nintendo briefly mentioned in its barrage of E3 reveals that The Witcher 3 would be ported to the humbly powered -- and portable -- Switch, it beggared belief. The Witcher 3 PC install (DLC, expansions and all) demands just shy of 50GB of disk s...
08:32, 08/20/2019

Tips For Playing Fire Emblem: Three Houses Fire Emblem: Three Houses is a lot of game, and it’s easy to get lost in the sheer amount you can do. I’ve got tips for everything from battle strategy to raising support levels to spending your days at Garreg Mach monastery effectively. Check out th...
08:32, 07/26/2019

'Dota Underlords' has more people playing now than 'Artifact' ever did Just a day after going live, the Dota Underlords beta is off to a great start. According to stats from SteamDB, as of Friday night it had over 84,000 players at once -- higher than Valve's troubled Dota 2 spinoff Artifact ever had. It topped out...
02:00, 06/22/2019

Playing Marvel's Avengers, a living RPG with microtransactions When Engadget's UK Bureau Chief Mat Smith attended the first-ever gameplay demonstration of Marvel's Avengers at E3, he walked away worried. The level he saw was essentially a tutorial, introducing the basic mechanics of each Avenger. It wa...
16:32, 08/20/2019

Top Streamers Said To Earn $50,000 An Hour Playing New Games Top Twitch streamers can make $50,000 per hour streaming new video games, the Wall Street Journal said in a weekend report. Kotaku spoke with industry sources who confirmed the report, adding that $50,000 per hour wasn’t even the highest figure they’...
16:00, 05/20/2019

Playing PC Building Simulator On My Switch Feels Weird I’ve been installing motherboards, CPUs, memory sticks, hard drives, power supplies, and video cards into computer cases for nearly three decades. With last week’s console release of PC Building Simulator, now I’m putting together gaming rigs on my N...
11:48, 08/19/2019

Germany seeks 'level playing field' in China The German economy minister has described China as a partner and competitor. He said it is time to establish better trade rules that don't put European companies at a disadvantage....
03:16, 06/19/2019

Colts QB Luck confident playing Week 1 is realistic Quarterback Andrew Luck believes playing Week 1 is a realistic expectation even after the Indianapolis Colts announced he would miss another week with a calf injury....
16:16, 08/05/2019

Art of playing Opens keeps Tiger Woods confident about his chances Woods is short of tournament practice but, with three Open wins, he knows he can work his way around Royal PortrushAccording to the nice lady at the tourist office, 200,000 people will swarm into Portrush for the Open Championship this week. Early on...
11:32, 07/16/2019

Sports Titles Keep Gamers on Digital Playing Field A strong start for the Madden NFL franchise indicates the resilience of decades-old franchises as technological strides enable game developers to engage players with new modes and online competitions....
14:16, 08/19/2019

The Latest: Roof on No. 1 Court closed with Murray playing The roof on No. 1 Court at Wimbledon was closed again, this time with Andy Murray playing in the doubles competition        ...
13:16, 07/04/2019

This Game Is Great, But I Can't Stop Playing Its Unimportant Solitaire App Eliza is a fascinating game about tech start-up culture and mental health. It also contains a devilish Solitaire game that I can’t stop thinking about....
12:00, 08/21/2019

We are playing history and Argentina at the World Cup, says Phil Neville • This is a proud football nations, adds England’s head coach• Jade Moore likely to start in midfield as rotate squadEngland’s challenge on Friday night in a city designed by the architect Auguste Perret – supposedly the “poet of reinforced concrete”...
14:00, 06/13/2019

The British Open long shots worth playing LAS VEGAS — As work schedules go, Tiger Woods has it good. It has been a memorable year, just not a busy one, for Woods, who is taking a lot of time off from golf. Basically, he’s just showing up to play majors. But after a dramatic win at the Master...
12:00, 07/16/2019

MLB bans playing in Venezuela amid Trump order Major League Baseball has told players they cannot compete in the Venezuela winter league this season, a response intended to comply with President Donald Trump's embargo against the country....
19:00, 08/22/2019

NBA draft: Playing behind Zion, Barrett has Cam Reddish ready for what’s next Cam Reddish was the first of the big three to commit to Duke. He didn’t know RJ Barrett and Zion Williamson would follow, that he would become the third wheel, relegated mostly to spot-up shooting. “It was different,” the 6-foot-8 wing told USA Today...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Why are the World Cup semifinals and final being playing in Lyon and not Paris? The semifinals and final of the World Cup are being played in Lyon, home of Olympique Lyonnais, the most successful women's team in Europe.       ...
16:48, 07/01/2019

Chris Hemsworth says he wants to keep playing Thor after ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Marvel Studios has yet to reveal anything about the Marvel Cinematic Universe beyond Spider-Man: Far From Home in July, but we now know that at least one of the original Avengers is on board for more movies. Speaking with Variety in a wide-ranging in...
17:48, 05/28/2019

Cricket World Cup win ‘is huge chance’ to get more children playing Governing body ECB urged to address ‘struggling’ state of grassroots gameEnglish cricket’s governing body has been urged to capitalise on the national team’s dramatic World Cup victory to increase the number of children playing the game.A lack of pla...
16:16, 07/15/2019

The GTA V Role-Playing Scene Has Lost Some Of Its Biggest Streamers Stream long enough, and you become mercurial. Either that, or you watch the passion you once felt for your favorite game slowly fade into a hazy silhouette of duty. Over the past few weeks, big streamers who helped turn Grand Theft Auto V role-playin...
16:32, 05/08/2019

Sorry, everybody: Harry Styles is not playing Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid Judging by the trending topics thing on Twitter, the entire Internet melted today when rumors began to spread that former One Direction member Harry Styles would be starring alongside Halle Bailey in Disney’s live-action remake of The Little Mermaid....
07:00, 08/14/2019

Playing England feels like Christmas every day, says Steve Smith • Batsman made a century in both innings on his Test return • ‘I’ve never doubted my ability; it has been a dream comeback’Steve Smith claimed playing against England was like Christmas every day after his second century of the first Test left Joe Ro...
14:48, 08/04/2019

Here's the star-studded cast of the 'Cats' movie and who they're playing Universal Pictures released the first trailer for its "Cats" movie Thursday night and it's a star-studded event. From Taylor Swift to Sir Ian McAllen, INSIDER rounded up the larger-than-life cast that will bring the Broadway musical to life. Univers...
02:32, 07/19/2019

The Stresses of Playing on the French Open‘s Clay Courts European red clay courts demand peak physical conditioning, the dexterity to slide across the baseline and the perseverance to sustain 30-stroke points....
22:00, 05/23/2019

U.S. adults are spending big on video games, playing mostly on smartphones The average American video gamer is 33 years old, prefers to play on their smartphone and is spending big on content -- 20 percent more than a year ago and 85 percent more than in 2015, a report showed on Thursday....
06:32, 05/09/2019

Lowry playing through pain; Kawhi 'feeling good' While Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry are expected to be fine for Game 5, Raptors forward OG Anunoby remains "a ways away" after undergoing an emergency appendectomy last month....
05:00, 05/23/2019

Oil just had its worst day in years—here's how experts are playing energy stocks Oil prices tanked Thursday after the Trump administration threatened further tariffs on Chinese goods, but some experts still see opportunity in the space....
16:16, 08/01/2019

Xabi Alonso: 'When I finished playing, I could not leave football behind' As he prepares for his managerial debut, Alonso looks back on special times at Real Sociedad, Liverpool and Real MadridBy The Coaches’ Voice for the Guardian Sport NetworkI knew about Liverpool, but I didn’t know that much. I didn’t know about the ma...
09:00, 08/13/2019

'If You’re Playing EVE Online You Basically Already Have An MBA,’ Says Player Who Started His Own Company For a game seemingly about immortal pilots waging interstellar wars, EVE Online has a surprising amount of ties to reality. Stories from EVE often play out on stages far beyond the confines of the game world and reach audiences far beyond its players...
10:00, 05/28/2019

Playing golf with Urban Meyer sounds really intense Golf is supposed to be a relaxing activity. Unless, of course, you’re Urban Meyer. The famously intense former Ohio State football coach reportedly doesn’t calm down much on the course. According to the Chicago Tribune, which played nine ...
15:48, 05/31/2019

Mountain lion mauls 8-year-old boy who was playing outside his home The unidentified boy, who lives in Bailey, Colorado, sustained serious injuries, according to Jason Clay, spokesman for Colorado Parks and Wildlife.        ...
19:32, 08/22/2019

James Marsden on Dead To Me, and the challenges of playing a douchebag Christina Applegate and Linda Cardellini star in Netflix’s new murder mystery comedy Dead To Me, which premieres its 10-episode first season this Friday. Ahead of its release, we sat down with co-star James Marsden to talk about the show, and the cha...
15:48, 05/02/2019

Lesbian Couple Makes History Playing Together at Wimbledon When Alison van Uytvanck and Greet Minnen stepped onto the court at Wimbledon on Tuesday, it was their first time playing doubles together in a grand slam tournament match. Off-the-court, however, they have been paired for three years. Belgians Minn...
14:32, 07/05/2019

Biden says Trump is playing ‘a dangerous game’ with rhetoric Democratic presidential hopeful Joe Biden on Monday said President Trump was playing a “dangerous game” by using incendiary language about immigrants. “There’s no question it’s a dangerous game,” Biden told CNN’s Anderson Cooper when addressing what ...
20:48, 08/05/2019

Actors playing nightmarish versions of themselves in cinema – ranked! Keanu Reeves’s cameo in Netflix’s Always Be My Maybe – as himself, yet absolutely ghastly – is a showstopper. But what about those other stars who have parodied themselves on screen?The collision of high and low culture that occurred when Al Pacino a...
11:00, 06/07/2019

World-class Go-playing AI has learned to do really hard colouring-in An AI based on DeepMind's AlphaGo Zero AI has learned to solve graph colouring problems, which could ave many applications including allocating aeroplanes to flight routes...
10:00, 04/28/2019

Jets can’t risk playing it too safe with Le’Veon Bell It was a violent play that took place about midway through practice Monday and, for a moment, you didn’t really know what to think of it. Le’Veon Bell, the Jets’ prized offseason acquisition and quite possibly the linchpin to their offensive su...
19:32, 08/12/2019

Playing With J.B. Holmes Was Brooks Koepka's Personal Hell As the top golfer in the world, Brooks Koepka has shown that he has no problem confronting, or at least calling out, his fellow competitors when he takes issue with something they’ve done. It’s the kind of personality that led him to calling Sergio G...
17:00, 07/21/2019

| Brumbies playing for Australian pride in quarter-finals The Brumbies are the only side left flying the Australian flag in Super Rugby and coach Dan McKellar says the team will be playing for national pride in the quarter-finals....
00:16, 06/16/2019

Furyk proud of streak playing 24 straight US Opens Golf Notes: Furyk proud of streak playing 24 straight US Opens; Kaymer plans a party when victory drought ends        ...
13:16, 06/04/2019

Tornado warning? Who cares? The Blues are playing for a title! When your city’s hockey team has its first chance in nearly a half-century to reach the Stanley Cup Final, something as trivial as a tornado warning can wait....
02:32, 05/22/2019

Anna Torv of ‘Mindhunter’ on Playing It Cool, if Not Straight The Australian actress talked about the protective stoicism of her closeted character and why even serial-killer shows shouldn’t hit you over the head....
20:00, 08/23/2019

Playing Atari's Hercules, The Biggest Pinball Machine Ever In 1979, Atari released a pinball machine called Hercules. At 3 feet wide, 7 feet tall, and 8 feet deep, it was the biggest production pinball machine ever made. If only it had been more fun!...
14:16, 05/15/2019

Renée Zellweger On Playing A Femme Fatale For The First Time At 50 20 years after she first became America’s sweetheart as the cardigan-obsessed Dorothy Boyd in Jerry Maguire, Zellweger is taking on her first role as a femme fatale for Netflix drama What/If...
05:16, 05/25/2019

Grandia Has Reignited My Love For Role-Playing Games When I was in my impressionable pre-teen years, I spent vast amounts of my summer tucked away in a musty little basement down the street. My closest friends would visit at their grandma’s house near me every year while school was out, and when we wer...
12:00, 08/22/2019

Murray plays down his chances of playing singles at Wimbledon Former world number one Andy Murray has all but ruled out playing singles at Wimbledon this year and said he will focus on doubles when he makes his comeback from hip-resurfacing surgery....
06:16, 05/21/2019

Tiger Woods eyes a career first: Playing in the Olympics Tiger Woods on Tuesday said he’d “like’’ to play in the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo if he qualifies. “I’ve never played in the Olympics, and I’m sure that I won’t have many more opportunities going forward at 43 years old now to play in many Olympics,’’ W...
01:16, 05/15/2019

How to be an esports star without going pro, playing games like Solitaire and Madden NFL The definition of esports is changing with a growing trend of apps and platforms that let average video game players compete and bet on themselves.       ...
02:32, 07/24/2019

Trump and Netanyahu are playing a bigoted game of chicken The US president feigns concern for Jews to justify bullying Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib. Israel is happy to play alongWhy would a president who has elevated white nationalism, who said there were “very fine people on both sides” in the white suprem...
06:32, 08/17/2019

Video: The fear Mercedes is playing with its Formula 1 rivals Lewis Hamilton's late fastest lap runs on old tyres during the British and French Grands Prix raises the prospect that Mercedes has not fully demonstrated its underlying speed in 2019...
03:00, 07/24/2019

I (Tim Rogers) am playing Conan Unconquered over on our Twitch channel! I (Tim Rogers) am playing Conan Unconquered over on our Twitch channel! I love old-fashioned RTSes. This one looks good. Coincidentally, I have read every Conan book or short story at least ten times. Try to best my pulp wisdom in the chat....
11:00, 05/29/2019

Yes, Zendaya Dyed Her Hair Red. No, That Doesn't Mean She's Playing The Little Mermaid (or Does It?) She claims it’s an homage to the Spider-Man franchise, but is Zendaya’s new hair color actually a tease that she’ll play another iconic character? That’s what fans were wondering after seeing the ingenue with a decidedly red mane during a London phot...
15:32, 06/18/2019

Soccer-playing robots take the field in annual competition These soccer stars are very dependable — if not a little robotic — on the field. The 2019 RoboCup, the world’s largest annual robotics competition, kicked off Thursday in Australia with robot teams from 30 countries vying in events including soccer, ...
12:16, 07/04/2019

Hannity: Trump playing Democrats and the media 'like a flute' Fox News host Sean Hannity on Thursday reiterated his belief that President Trump purposely "played" the media by saying he would listen to a foreign government who has intelligence on a political rival....
22:48, 06/13/2019

Trump unloads on Biden: ‘Joe is not playing with a full deck’ President Trump on Friday unloaded into Democratic 2020 frontrunner Joe Biden, saying he would be "thrilled" if the former vice president was his opponent next year and mocking him for his most recent gaffes on the campaign trail....
21:48, 08/09/2019

After Playing GoldenEye On The N64, Valve Changed Half-Life Today, developers have a huge variety of ways to create and manage enemy AI. However, back in the 90s it was much more difficult to create sophisticated enemy AI. It was even harder to do so on the N64 due to its limited power and resources. But Rare...
15:32, 07/13/2019

9-year-old girl set herself on fire while playing with lighter: officials A 9-year-old Florida girl accidentally set herself on fire while playing with a lighter and a bottle of rubbing alcohol, authorities said. The Fort Lauderdale girl had second-degree burns on her arms and legs, and covering roughly 30 percent of her b...
11:00, 06/14/2019

Trump says Iran 'playing with fire' with uranium enrichment Iran announced on Monday it had amassed more low-enriched uranium than permitted under its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, drawing a warning from U.S. President Donald Trump that Tehran was "playing with fire."...
21:48, 07/01/2019

So, here's Mike Huckabee playing bass with a member of Korn Mike Huckabee has long considered himself a comedian, much to the dismay of everyone who’s ever heard his jokes. Without a decent grasp on how comedy—or, more distressingly considering he’s a pundit and former governor, the American government—works,...
11:32, 06/04/2019

Just Asking: Can We Hold William Barr in Contempt For Playing the Bagpipes? Want to see William Barr play the bagpipes? Well then you clicked on the right link buddy. We got all the sitting attorney general playing the bagpipes content you desire. Here he is:...
15:48, 06/26/2019

Nvidia’s new GeForce drivers are playing havoc with some CPUs Nvidia’s latest graphics drivers made plenty of introductions – most notably support for GeForce GTX 16-Series laptops (and the new GTX 1650 desktop card) – but it seems that version 430.39 has also brought with it a rather nasty...
04:32, 04/29/2019

Playing on 2 surfaces, Vekic reaches Nottingham semis NOTTINGHAM, England (AP) — Former champion Donna Vekic finally got to play on grass at the Nottingham Open on Friday but had to overcome multiple rain delays and another switch indoors before reaching the semifinals. The second-seeded Vekic defeated ...
14:48, 06/14/2019

I'm The Only Person Playing Harry Potter: Wizards Unite In My Area The first week that Pokémon Go came out, it was all my friends wanted to do or talk about, and we weren’t the only ones. Whenever I went on a jog around my neighborhood, I’d run into people of all ages and backgrounds at every PokéStop and gym on my ...
11:48, 06/21/2019

Toddler accidentally buys $430 couch on Amazon while playing with phone, mom says A California mother is warning others to lock down their Amazon accounts after her 2-year-old daughter purchased a $430 couch through her shopping app — with just one click....
11:32, 06/30/2019

'It makes me enjoy playing with the kids': is microdosing mushrooms going mainstream? Before the school run, or commuting to work, increasing numbers are taking tiny doses of psychedelic drugs in the UK. Why?Rosie has just returned from the school run. She drops a bag of groceries on to her kitchen table, and reaches for a clear plast...
15:00, 05/03/2019

Why 'shaking things up' is more important than playing at Women's World Cup for Hegerberg She's one of the globe's best players but the world won't be able to watch Ada Hegerberg this summer for what is being described as the mother of all women's tournaments....
08:32, 05/17/2019

UA Freshman b-ball player skipping playing for the Wildcats & heading to pro’s TUCSON – Arizona basketball commit Terry Armstrong is declaring himself eligible to play professional basketball and will -not- attend U of A on a hoops scholarship. He’ll most likely play overseas or in the NBA’s G League. HereR...
00:16, 06/20/2019

SEC Chair Jay Clayton wants to level the playing field for retail investors There is a rush of initial public offerings expected this year, but SEC Chair Jay Clayton has a message for those looking to enter the public stock market....
13:16, 04/28/2019

Edwin Jackson set to make MLB history by playing with his 14th organization Edwin Jackson's 16-year journeyman career is unlike any other in baseball history. A recent trade to the Blue Jays will be his 14th MLB organization.        ...
14:48, 05/11/2019

College Board trying to level playing field with new ‘adversity score’ The nonprofit organization that oversees the SAT exam will assign all test takers an “adversity score” to formally position them on the privilege scale, according to a new report. The College Board will examine 15 metrics – includin...
13:32, 05/16/2019

Eden Hazard rules out playing for another English club after Chelsea • ‘I am a Blue. It means a lot to me,’ says forward• Europa League final likely to be Hazard’s last Chelsea gameEden Hazard, who is preparing for what is likely to be his final appearance after seven years at Chelsea, has ruled out playing for anothe...
16:32, 05/27/2019

Sarah Michelle Gellar Is Playing a Mommy Blogger in a New Show Buffy's got a new gig. Sarah Michelle Gellar is starring in and executive producing a potential new series, and based on the description, we're going to need it in front of our......
06:32, 08/23/2019

Officials: Texas woman playing ‘chicken’ fatally strikes son HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say a 26-year-old Houston woman who was driving an SUV toward her children in an apparent game of “chicken” struck and killed her 3-year-old son. Harris County prosecutors said Friday that Lexus Stagg is charged...
16:32, 06/22/2019

James Dolan kicks reporter out of concert: ‘Knicks were not playing’ Even if it’s not at a Knicks game, you’re never safe from James Dolan’s wrath. Polly Mosendz, a reporter for Bloomberg Businessweek, says she was kicked out of the Paramount, a small theater in Huntington, where Dolan’s blues band, JD & the Straight ...
14:32, 07/26/2019

Playing without Elena Delle Donne, Mystics lose to Mercury, 91-68 Washington puts forth a lackluster effort in front of a “camp day” crowd at Capital One Arena, while the Mercury's Brittney Griner and DeWanna Bonner combine to score 47 points....
17:48, 07/10/2019

Todd Frazier defiant as potential hit to playing time looms Todd Frazier’s confidence hasn’t taken the same hit as his paltry batting average. His belief remains, even if the ugly numbers say differently. Until told otherwise, he still considers himself the Mets’ starting third baseman. “I only have 50 at-bat...
21:32, 05/10/2019

Trump says the US needs a 'fair playing field' against China's weaker currency President Donald Trump tells CNBC that China has given itself a "tremendous competitive" advantage by weakening its currency, and the playing field should be made even....
10:32, 06/10/2019

England are finally playing football the right way – defeat has never tasted so good "England\u0027s 3-1 extra-time defeat to the Netherlands in the Nations League semi-final is far from disastrous with Gareth Southgate building a style and system that bodes well for the future, writes Marcus Foley."...
14:32, 06/08/2019

Madison Bumgarner Gets Roasted To Hell By Max Muncy For Playing Dinger Cop Madison Bumgarner is a good pitcher and a marvelous baseball player, but what he also is is a great big diaper baby. Few pitchers in all of baseball are as likely as Bumgarner to express their sensitivity to the humiliation of allowing a home run by ...
22:00, 06/09/2019

Level Ex produces video games that doctors are playing on their smartphones. Doctors can perfect their craft playing Level Ex medical video games, and even earn continuing education credits towards maintaining their licenses.       ...
01:16, 06/12/2019

Natalie Halcro Laughs About Her Basketball-Playing First Boyfriend With the Relatively Nat & Liv Cast Natalie Halcro has a type! The fashion-savvy social media influencer--who E! audiences might remember from her time on WAGS--recounts her earliest dating memories in this hilarious......
08:16, 05/31/2019

Boris Johnson Denies Playing Any Role in Departure of U.K. Ambassador (LONDON) — Boris Johnson, the man likely to become U.K. prime minister within weeks, on Thursday denied playing any role in the departure of Britain’s ambassador to Washington, who quit after coming under attack from President Donald Trum...
10:00, 07/11/2019

This blunt ‘Game of Thrones’ video critique should be playing on loop at HBO HQ HBO has no choice but to defend the final season of Game of Thrones. But no matter what company executives say about what David Benioff and D.B. Weiss did with season 8, it won’t change how bad the final season was. I’ve said this before ...
14:48, 06/05/2019

Exercise While Playing Video Games, At World's First Virtual Reality Gym Working out may get a whole lot easier, thanks to the world's first ever virtual reality gym. The Black Box VR gym, recently opened in San Francisco, invites people to play a virtual reality video......
04:16, 05/13/2019

How Brexit is playing into Erdoğan’s hands in Turkey | Elcin Poyrazlar Turkey is losing its champion in Europe, just as the president distances himself from the EU – and democracyIn the early hours of 4 October, 2005, Jack Straw, the then British foreign secretary, and Abdullah Gül, his Turkish counterpart, walked, tire...
04:48, 06/05/2019

Young girl playing in puddles dies after falling into manhole A 3-year-old Chinese girl died while playfully jumping in puddles — and accidentally falling into a rain-filled manhole, according to reports. The girl fell into the open sewer on June 11 as she played games while walking home from her nursery ...
14:00, 06/18/2019

‘I wanted to make this film for the victims’: Zac Efron on playing Ted Bundy The US actor discusses his controversial new role, playing a notorious serial killer. It’s not a glamorisation, he saysWhen Zac Efron first heard about a chance to play Ted Bundy, he was wary. This was a few years before he signed on for the new film...
06:00, 05/01/2019

Driving a tank in ‘Hell Let Loose’ is the most fun I’ve ever had playing a first-person shooter Games like PUBG and Fortnite have inspired a Battle Royale revolution in the past few years, with many players being instantly drawn to the concept. Whether it’s everyone for themselves or playing in teams, these Battle Royale games are all bas...
01:16, 05/29/2019

Hats Like Sneezes, Playing at Aristocracy and Other Notes From Royal Ascot An innocent went to the races, a major event on the British social calendar, in search of answers about class, nostalgia and the state of England today. She went in the wrong hat....
12:48, 06/24/2019

‘Jeopardy!’ champ playing in World Series of Poker events LAS VEGAS (AP) — “Jeopardy!” champion and professional sports gambler James Holzhauer is making his World Series of Poker debut, with plans to donate half his winnings to charity. Tournament official Seth Palansky says Holzhauer is compet...
11:16, 06/24/2019

Viral Video Shows Groom Playing PUBG At His Own Wedding Online multiplayer game PUBG has taken the world by storm, and this video is proof. The video, which has been shared widely online, shows a groom busy playing PUBG... during his own wedding!...
21:16, 04/30/2019

Jets playing it safe with Quincy Enunwa after groin injury The good news is, as with Leonard Williams’ sore hip, the Jets don’t believe wide receiver Quincy Enunwa’s tweaked groin is serious. The bad news, however, is the day after Williams missed practice, Enunwa was unable to finish Tuesday’s workout, hurt...
20:48, 08/06/2019

Playing Nadal on clay is the ultimate mental test, says Nishikori Winning one game at the French Open against Rafael Nadal, let alone a whole match, takes a huge mental and physical toll on each and every one of his opponents according to Kei Nishikori....
15:48, 06/04/2019

Ashley Cole retires from playing and plans move into coaching • Cole: ‘My next chapter will hopefully be coaching’• Left-back won 13 major trophies and 107 England capsAshley Cole has said he is planning a move into coaching after calling time on his illustrious playing career.The former England defender won 13...
10:32, 08/18/2019

Steve Smith hopeful of playing in third Ashes Test despite concussion • Smith replaced in Australia team by Labuschagne at Lord’s• Third Test at Headingley begins on ThursdaySteve Smith remains hopeful of playing in Thursday’s third Test at Headingley despite the delayed concussion diagnosis that led him to report head...
10:32, 08/18/2019

I Love When A Book Feels Like A Good Role-Playing Game Role-playing games are one of my favorite genres. They’re also the genre I came latest to. I didn’t play video games for most of my teenage years, the time when I would have lost entire weekends and nights to them. Coming to love them as an adult has...
21:48, 08/06/2019

US Man Found Playing Pokemon Go On 8 Phones Inside Parked Car On Highway A man, who apparently wanted to "catch them all", was found by US authorities in a parked car on the side of the highway, playing online game Pokemon Go on eight smartphones....
16:48, 08/17/2019

How Barry Sanders could have changed Lions and NFL history by playing five more seasons Lions legend Barry Sanders retired at age 30. Here's how Detroit and NFL history might have changed had the Hall of Famer played until he was 35.       ...
17:00, 07/23/2019

11-year-old piano virtuoso earns a scholarship after just 15 months of playing This pre-teen is wow-ing fans who see her play, especially since she just picked it up 15 months ago!        ...
12:48, 05/01/2019

Brave Atalanta close on Champions League by playing the Ajax way Fabio Capello has likened Gian Piero Gasperini’s Serie A top scorers to the thrilling Dutch side in the way they commit to one-on-one battles all over the pitchA lesser team would have broken. On 15 April, Atalanta played out one of the most imbalanc...
08:32, 05/06/2019

Cubs vs. Giants: Playing at Wrigley makes Chicago the play Enough! Jill Biden wants Democrats to stand behind the best man for the job. “This is about winning back the Oval Office. Maybe you have to swallow a little bit and say ‘OK, I personally like so and so better.’ But your bottom line has to be that we ...
09:00, 08/22/2019

Analysis: Trump is playing a dangerous game with America's economy President Donald Trump's escalating trade war against China threatens to inflict a powerful shock to the American economy that not even the Federal Reserve can fully absorb....
12:16, 08/05/2019

Kevin Durant playing in Game 4 remains possibility for Warriors OAKLAND, Calif. — Steve Kerr took the podium 90 minutes before tipoff Wednesday and still didn’t know whether his training staff would clear Klay Thompson (hamstring strtain) to play in Game 3 at Oracle Arena. That’s how precarious life was for the W...
02:32, 06/06/2019

Mets’ J.D. Davis makes emphatic statement for more playing time Starling Marte drifted back and back, his hand edging out to find the wall before his feet gripped it and his glove rose over the top of the fence. Whatever chance he thought he had was nil. The ball found its way over the center-field fence, 395 fee...
05:16, 07/28/2019

Anna Tatishvili fined £41,000 for playing ‘below standard’ at French Open • Maria Sakkari beat former world No 50 6-0, 6-1 in first round• Tatishvili was playing her first tour match since October 2017The former world No 50 Anna Tatishvili has been fined $51,250 (£41,000) for performing “below professional standards” in he...
12:32, 06/03/2019

Cycling: Ineos already have main Tour rivals playing catch-up The Tour de France is only two days old but the newly-rebranded Team Ineos have already issued an emphatic response to anyone hoping a change of name for the world's dominant cycle team might have diluted their aura....
16:32, 07/07/2019

Tiger leaves door open to playing on Presidents Cup team U.S. Presidents Cup captain Tiger Woods said on Monday he may select himself to play for the team in December but he would need to see how sharp his game is before making the call....
16:48, 08/19/2019

Playing God in the Laboratory: The Particle That Lead to Discovery of New Form of Matter Subatomic particles are a gateway into a world of mystery and uncertainty. In this fuzzy land, our usual assumptions about matter and energy are turned upside down. At this level, the laws of physics begin to change and matter as we know it ceases to...
10:32, 06/23/2019

How ‘Baskets’ star Zach Galifianakis pulls off playing twins The surreal world of “Baskets” extends to its cast, with Zach Galifianakis playing bearded, identical-twin brothers Chip and Dale Baskets and Louie Anderson as family matriarch Christine Baskets — a role for which he won a 2016 Emmy Award. The challe...
15:16, 07/01/2019

Past video proves Kevin Durant could like playing with RJ Barrett CHICAGO — Kevin Durant apparently has a longtime yen for Duke’s RJ Barrett, the player the Knicks could select at No. 3 in the draft and who possibly could become his future teammate. A 2017 video surfaced from the sports network Overtime in which Du...
02:00, 05/18/2019

Keep playing, keep paying: Ubisoft seeks games with “longterm engagement” Games like Rainbow Six: Siege are indicative of a new focus on long-lasting "live" games at Ubisoft. For a long time, Ubisoft was known for cranking out annual or near-annual releases in popular franchises like Assassin's Creed, Just Dance, Far Cr...
06:32, 05/02/2019

'Unwell' Tomic to appeal against Wimbledon fine for playing below standards Australian Bernard Tomic said he planned to appeal against his fine for not playing to "required professional standards" during his 58-minute, first-round thrashing by Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at Wimbledon, as he had been unwell at the time....
05:16, 07/07/2019

‘Another Life’ star Katee Sackhoff is cool always playing badasses Former “Battlestar Galactica” star Katee Sackhoff is returning to space after a 10-year absence. “After ‘Battlestar Galactica’ it was really daunting for me to go back into this genre,” says Sackhoff, 39, who played Starbuck on the Sci-Fi (now Syfy) ...
11:00, 07/22/2019

Who Is Playing Batman In the New Superhero Film? Robert Pattinson Is Currently a Frontrunner There's a new Caped Crusader in town (kinda)! Robert Pattinson is rumored to star in Matt Reeves' upcoming The Batman film, Variety reports. While the news hasn't been......
19:16, 05/16/2019

Blink-182 to remind us of our age again by playing Enema Of The State on its upcoming tour The opening chords of “Dumpweed” will forever stir that long-dormant something in the hearts of suburbanites of a certain age. Blink-182's Enema Of The State turns 20 this year, and, in an unholy effort to remind us just what’s our age again, the...
05:48, 06/06/2019

Chess: Magnus Carlsen sets another record despite ‘playing badly’ World champion overawes rivals at opening Grand Tour event in Ivory Coast with his new-look aggressive Sicilian styleMagnus Carlsen won the $150,000 Grand Tour opening speed event in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, with two rounds to spare last weekend, and th...
04:32, 05/17/2019

Dem lawmaker rips AOC for playing ‘race card’ in spat with Pelosi Rep. William Lacy Clay, a Democrat from Missouri, slammed freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Thursday, saying she unfairly played “the race card” in a spat with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Clay, who is black and faces a primary cha...
22:32, 07/11/2019

Despite what this interviewer repeatedly insists, Jim Carrey is not playing Sonic The Hedgehog Jim Carrey interviews can go different ways. In some cases, he may decide to blow his interviewer’s mind by musing on the absurdity of existence at a Fashion Week red carpet. In others, like in a chat with an Access reporter from back in April, he ma...
14:48, 07/29/2019

AOC denies playing race card against Pelosi: 'That's stupidly untrue' Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., on Friday denied playing the race card against Nancy Pelosi in the wake of her recent criticism of the House speaker. ...
12:16, 07/12/2019

The risky game Mike Pompeo is playing with an ‘authoritarian president’ A nuanced portrayal hits at the core question for those who criticized and then served Trump: How much are you willing to sacrifice your principles? Pompeo has been willing to go further than most anyone....
11:16, 08/19/2019

CBOE STOCK EXCHANGE SINGLE-DAY VOLUME TOPS 50 MILLION SHARES FOR THE FIRST TIME ON AUGUST 1; July Trading of 350 Million Shares was New All-Time High NEW YORK and CHICAGO, August 4, 2008 - CBSX, the CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC, a subsidiary of the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE), announced that single-day trading volume of 50,205,700 shares on Friday, August 1, 2008 marked the first time CBSX h...
00:32, 05/02/2019

CBOE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN APRIL ROSE 15%; 3.9 Million Contracts Per Day, Total Volume Of 86.3 Million During April; Trading In Equity Options Gains 22% Over Year-Ago CHICAGO, May 1, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that average daily volume in April was 3,924,060 contracts traded per day, up 15% when compared to the 3,421,694 contracts per day during April 2007.Total exchange volum...
03:32, 05/02/2019

Playing As Luigi In Super Mario Maker 2 Probably Won't Help You Complete Levels Faster Last week, after a few individual level records were broken in Super Mario Maker 2 using Luigi a small question began to form: was Mario’s lanky brother somehow faster? Was playing at the Big L essential for getting record? After some investigating, ...
06:16, 07/17/2019

Kansas man shot in head while playing basketball with daughter at park, police say A Kansas man suffered life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the head at a park while he was playing basketball with his daughter Saturday, police said....
06:32, 05/06/2019

Brooks Koepka is playing second fiddle to his caddie this week and he's fine with that World No. 1 golfer Brooks Koepka arrives at the Open Championship needing to play Royal Portrush as well as his caddie Ricky Elliott has.       ...
07:48, 07/16/2019

Stevie Nicks and Harry Styles are playing together again, and fans are getting eager for an album Back when Harry Styles was a boy band sensation, no one would’ve guessed that he’d find a muse and collaborator in Stevie Nicks. Now, though, their performances together are one of the more enjoyable things on the internet. Styles might have piqued N...
13:00, 05/29/2019

Opinion: At 41 and playing in her seventh World Cup, Brazil's Formiga one for the ages When Brazilian superstar Formiga, now 41, made her World Cup debut in 1995, 150 players at this year's tournament had not yet been born.       ...
11:16, 06/08/2019

Teen critically injured while playing 'choking game' donates organs, mom says The family of an Indiana teen who was critically injured while allegedly attempting a “choking challenge” he saw online said that he donated his organs on Monday afternoon....
10:16, 05/07/2019

96-year-old WWII vet wows NJ stadium by playing national anthem on harmonica A New Jersey stadium went wild on Sunday when a 96-year-old played a touching rendition of the National Anthem on his harmonica ahead of Memorial Day....
00:00, 05/27/2019

Trump is playing a risky game by weaponizing US economic power with tariffs The effectiveness of President Donald Trump's unprecedented weaponization of tariffs in addressing non-trade issues is facing its most significant tests yet in Mexico and China....
07:16, 06/08/2019

André 3000 just wandering the streets, playing the flute for delighted strangers Aside from a handful of excellent guest verses and the sporadic release of a few new songs, André 3000 has mostly disappeared from music since Outkast’s last record, the soundtrack to their movie Idlewild, came out back in 2006. Lately, though, he’s ...
11:00, 07/18/2019

Texas deputy sheriff charged with cyberstalking girl he met playing Minecraft when she was 12 A deputy sheriff from Texas has been charged with cyberstalking a girl he met playing the online computer game Minecraft. The girl was just 12.        ...
18:16, 08/01/2019

Long shots worth playing at star-studded Scottish Open The Scottish Open wears several different hats this week. It primarily serves as the last tune-up for next week’s Open Championship at Royal Portrush and is the last chance for those not yet qualified to get into the year’s final major. This week’s f...
16:48, 07/10/2019

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Playing Wolfenstein II: The New Co Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Playing Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Is Emotionally Brutal In Trump’s America • Gaming While Married: Unravel Two • How Much Should We Really Be Paying For These Classic Games? • F...
08:48, 07/19/2019

After Inflammatory Attack, Trump Accuses Democrats of Playing ‘the Race Card’ The president denied his criticism of a black congressman and his “disgusting, rat and rodent infested” district was racist, even as Democrats and the local newspaper fired back....
12:16, 07/28/2019

'Playing Catch-Up in the Game of Life.' Millennials Approach Middle Age in Crisis New data show they’re in worse financial shape than every preceding living generation, and may never recover. Their woes have delayed traditional adult milestones in ways expected to alter the nation’s demographic and economic contours....
07:00, 05/20/2019

Cybersecurity experts warn Baltimore to stop 'playing' with ransomware attacks Cybersecurity experts say Baltimore is playing with fire as a deadline to pay thousands of dollars in ransom to hackers holding several of the city's servers hostage has come and gone. ...
16:48, 05/20/2019

On The Late Show, Aubrey Plaza talks playing her first mom, really wanting to be Catwoman Well, that finally happened. After spending much of her time at Parks And Recreation playing de facto weirdo mother figure to boyfriend/husband/human Labrador Retriever Andy Dwyer, Aubrey Plaza has been cast as her first ever onscreen mother in the C...
04:16, 06/15/2019

Revisit the race of the 26th century with a German orchestra playing F-Zero music There’s something about Nintendo theme music that lends itself to big orchestral arrangements. More complex scores like, say, the Ocarina of Time sound great coming from a full orchestra, naturally, but so do the simpler themes of the 8- and 16-bit e...
19:00, 05/21/2019

Two EKU Baseball Players in Cape Cod Summer Ball League, Others Playing Throughout the Country EKU Athletics RICHMOND, Ky. – Thirty-one Eastern Kentucky University baseball players are playing in summer baseball leagues throughout the nation and two Colonels are playing in the prestigious Cape Cod Baseball League. Junior to be Daniel Harris I...
18:32, 06/14/2019

Iran is playing a 'dangerous game' by testing the red lines, analysts warn Iran is pushing boundaries amid rising tensions in the Gulf, but President Trump has so far not been "compelled" to retaliate militarily, analysts say....
07:16, 07/23/2019

Stephen Curry: Golden State Warriors playing for Kevin Durant Star point guard Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors are using Kevin Durant's Achilles injury as motivation for Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors....
16:00, 06/13/2019

| WATCH | Playing god: Japan temple puts faith in robot priest A 400-year-old temple in Japan is attempting to hot-wire interest in Buddhism with a robotic priest it believes will change the face of the religion - despite critics comparing the android to "Frankenstein's monster"....
22:00, 08/14/2019

#DodgeBallWhileBlack: 10-Year-Old Black Boy Charged With a Crime for Playing Dodge Ball In the latest case of what one apparently cannot do and be black in this country, a 10-year-old black child is facing an assault charge because he (allegedly) hit another child (and, yes, a white child) in the face while playing a game of dodge ball....
04:16, 07/30/2019

Good Luck Stopping Students From Playing Stadia Games In Class If Google Stadia games work as advertised, it’ll become all too easy for students everywhere to play video games on their school-issue laptops instead of listening to their teachers’ lectures. On this week’s Kotaku Splitscreen, we answer questions fr...
11:48, 07/03/2019

With the latest beta updates, OnePlus is proving that it's playing the long game Like other major manufacturers, OnePlus has an Open Beta program, which its fans can apply for to get a taste for what's to come via the next major update for their phones. And unlike many other major manufacturers, OnePlus seems to have started addi...
08:16, 06/13/2019

With season on the brink, Damian Lillard confirms he's playing through rib injury Trail Blazers star Damian Lillard revealed he's playing with a separated rib on his left side, but he said the injury isn't affecting his play.        ...
06:00, 05/20/2019

Cat's out of the bag—Tessa Thompson is playing Eartha Kitt on tonight's Drunk History Though it’ll be a while before we can get our paws on a feature-length Eartha Kitt biopic, Drunk History is bringing the inimitable multi-hyphenate to the small screen tonight. The season-six episode, “Fame,” will center on a specific moment in Kitt’...
16:00, 07/02/2019

Racing IndyCar team-mate Dixon "playing with fire" - Rosenqvist Felix Rosenqvist says racing his IndyCar team-mate Scott Dixon is like "playing with fire" and he would have been more aggressive against a non-Chip Ganassi Racing-run car at Mid-Ohio...
20:16, 07/29/2019

New Jersey boy, 10, back to playing baseball less than a year after stroke, brain surgery Ten-year-old New Jersey boy Rocky Serrano Jr. is playing baseball again, less than one year after suffering a stroke and undergoing brain surgery.        ...
10:16, 04/28/2019

Slumping Keon Broxton frustrated over lack of playing time with Mets WASHINGTON — Keon Broxton had a vision of how things would go when he started the season. Reality, including the latest snapshot of him striking out with the bases loaded to end the Mets’ 7-6 loss to the Nationals on Thursday, has delivered a cold, h...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Playing Cool Games with Funko, The Adventure Zone, and More in Tabletop News Welcome back to Gaming Shelf, io9's column all about tabletop and roleplaying games. Gen Con 2019 brought us a bunch of exciting announcements for new and upcoming releases. We couldn’t possibly get through all of them, but here are some highligh...
00:16, 08/07/2019

Stop playing Russian roulette with sheep industry, Johnson told PM warned of ‘absolutely catastrophic’ result of no-deal Brexit ahead of a visit to WalesBoris Johnson has been urged to “stop playing Russian roulette” with the sheep and lamb industry by threatening a no-deal Brexit ahead of a visit to Wales, where...
07:48, 07/30/2019

Rays Suggest Playing Half Their Home Games In Montreal: Seriously, What The Hell? Given all of the problems with the Rays—and there are many—dire situations call for nontraditional thinking. Like hanging out with your friends and smoking a ton of weed and wondering aloud Dude. What if a team could play in two cities? That is proba...
18:48, 06/20/2019

From Cyberpunk 2077 to The Outer Worlds: are role-playing games getting too predictable? Two forthcoming games are generating a lot of buzz – but they also suggest the genre is in need of a shakeupIt might be set in space rather than on an Earth ravaged by nuclear war, but there is a strong argument that The Outer Worlds, a forthcoming f...
04:16, 08/20/2019

Twitch App Lets Viewers Mess With People Playing Mario, Metroid, And More The idea underlying Twitch extension Crowd Control is not wholly new. Since the dawn of time, people have messed with each others’ games for laughs. In the beginning, there was Lucy pulling the football away from Charlie Brown. These days, there are ...
00:16, 05/15/2019

Rahul Gandhi Praises Women For Playing Key Role In Lok Sabha Polls Congress President Rahul Gandhi today hailed women for playing a key role in the general elections and said the voices of "mothers and sisters" must be heard....
02:48, 05/19/2019

Florida man tells cops playing basketball naked ‘enhances’ skills This naked Florida man was way out of bounds. Jordon Glen Anderson, 29, faces charges after he was busted without any clothes Sunday while shooting hoops at a public park in Longwood, police said. Officers were called to the scene around 7:30 p.m. wh...
13:00, 05/14/2019

Through my reclusive, lonely years of infertility, playing piano lifted my spirits Unable to conceive, I retreated into what could have been a very destructive place but making music was the key change my life neededHe wasn’t supposed to be the one. I went to university with plans to reinvent myself, explore new relationships and b...
02:16, 08/19/2019

Trump Says Iran "Playing With Fire" After Nuclear Deal Limit Breached US President Donald Trump has warned that Iran is "playing with fire" after Tehran said it exceeded a limit on enriched uranium reserves under a 2015 nuclear deal abandoned by Washington....
21:16, 07/01/2019

Tiger Woods understands why Kevin Durant risked playing despite injury The golfer feels Durant's pain. "As athletes, our job is to make the human body do something it was never meant to do ... and ... well, sometimes things go awry."...
08:00, 06/12/2019

Jessica Simpson's Son Ace Looks So Grown Up Playing With Dad Eric Johnson's Golf Clubs Time is flying! For proof, Jessica Simpson recently shared a video of her only son, Ace Knute Johnson, on Instagram and you won't believe the youngster is 5 years old and already......
07:16, 05/24/2019

Your doctor may be playing medical video games at work. That could be good for your health Doctors playing medical video games on their phones from Level Ex could be better prepared for your next surgery.       ...
02:16, 06/12/2019

David Axelrod: Biden is playing into Trump's caricature of being 'weak mentally' Former Obama advisor David Axelrod expressed his concerns that former Vice President Joe Biden is "playing into the the caricature" made by President Trump that has questioned the Democratic frontrunner's fitness to lead. ...
20:32, 06/11/2019

Minnesota Vikings rookie to serve military commitment while playing his first two seasons Austin Cutting' will get to serve his country and still play on Sundays. The 22-year-old will be used in a recruiting role for the Air Force.       ...
17:48, 07/21/2019

Eating, YouTube and playing with the kids: my day is a procrastination masterclass | Romesh Ranganathan I think I’ve got acres of time, and so have no sense of urgency. This needs to be tackledMy next tour is approaching in September, so I am doing what I always do at about this stage, which is spend more time looking at my working methods than working...
02:16, 05/25/2019

BMW Is Playing It Safe With Electric Cars, and Its Development Chief Makes No Apologies For That BMW’s CEO Harald Krüger is stepping down from his job after just four years, in part for coming under fire for the company’s slow transition to electric vehicles. Though BMW got an early head start on electrification with cars like the i3 and i8, it ...
13:48, 07/09/2019

Former Trudeau adviser Gerald Butts playing key role in Liberal campaign Butts, a close long-time friend of Trudeau, resigned in February amid the SNC-Lavalin controversy, citing that anonymous sources alleged he pressured former Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould to assist the Quebec engineering giant to be considered...
10:16, 07/21/2019

Determined Aldis Hodge got buff in hopes of playing ‘Brian Banks’ After his first audition for the film “Brian Banks,” actor Aldis Hodge wanted the meaty title role badly. So before going in for a callback, he began preparing for the part as though he’d already landed it, hitting the gym to bulk up to the real-life...
18:48, 08/08/2019

Presidential Pump Fake: Trump Now Says He’s Fine With Colin Kaepernick Playing in the NFL President Donald Trump, the same man that used the NFL protest as feed for his deplorables during one of his many rallies for a job he already has, now says that former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick should get another shot at the league....
03:16, 08/10/2019

Shark Role-Playing Game Maneater Is Like Grand Theft Auto, Of All Things “Picture Grand Theft Auto, but as a shark,” game designer Bill Munk said near the end of a demonstration of Maneater at E3 in Los Angeles last week....
12:00, 06/18/2019

Majora's Mask Speedrunners Get World Record Under An Hour By Playing The Ocarina 63 Times As of six days ago, speedrunners have found a way to complete The Legend of Zelda: Majora’s Mask in under an hour. The moody Ocarina of Time sequel is best known for its lengthy sidequests and countless collectables. A glitch allowing players to acce...
18:32, 08/23/2019

U.S. Justice Department accuses House Democrats of playing politics with contempt vote The U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday accused Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee of engaging in politically motivated attacks, after the panel voted along party lines to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt for refusing to hand o...
15:00, 05/08/2019

Pandas Beat The Heat Playing With Giant Ice Cubes. Watch Adorable Video With temperatures soaring in China, staff members of the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding have come up with a wonderful way to keep their giant pandas happy - with giant ice cubes!...
09:32, 06/19/2019

Lynch: Tiger Woods puts to rest any talk of a playing captain at Presidents Cup After withdrawing from the Northern Trust, Tiger Woods isn't in the form he needs to play on the Presidents Cup team he will captain in December.        ...
15:16, 08/09/2019

This Is Us' Milo Ventimiglia and Mandy Moore on the Freedom and Challenges of Playing Jack and Rebecca Just ahead of season four of This Is Us, the stars of the NBC series have now had quite a bit of time to sink their teeth into their characters, but that doesn't mean the same thing for......
13:32, 06/11/2019

A Washington trooper saw a car on the side of the road. He found the driver playing Pokemon GO ... on 8 phones A Washington state trooper spotted a car pulled over on the side of a highway. The driver was playing Pokemon GO on eight phones.        ...
19:32, 08/15/2019

Lynch: Tiger Woods puts to rest any talk of being a playing captain at Presidents Cup After withdrawing from the Northern Trust, Tiger Woods isn't in the form he needs to play on the Presidents Cup team he will captain in December.       ...
15:48, 08/09/2019

'Stop playing fast and loose': Welsh first minister attacks Johnson on no-deal Welsh first minister Mark Drakeford has told Boris Johnson to "stop playing fast and loose with our country" as the UK leader prepares for a no-deal Brexit....
16:16, 07/30/2019

2020 Dem laments party 'playing defense,' cites 'conservative pro-life court' Rep. Tim Ryan, D-Ohio, suggested Wednesday that his party kept losing elections -- and subsequently judicial confirmation battles -- because it wasn't being aggressive enough in challenging its opponents....
13:32, 05/22/2019

London buskers told to change their tune after being caught playing the same songs for hours on end Buskers in London's tourist hotspots will be ordered to broaden their repertoires after complaints of street performers playing the same song for hours at a time....
06:00, 05/01/2019

A wise, broken George Clooney urged Ben Affleck to pass on playing Batman Earlier this year Ben Affleck finally achieved his dream of not playing Batman. In total, Affleck’s career as the caped crusader spanned three movies—Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, Suicide Squad, and Justice League—each of which he seemed less h...
10:48, 05/14/2019

'We're Not Playing Games': SisterSong's Monica Simpson On a New Legal Challenge to Georgia's Abortion Ban Last week, the American Civil Liberties Union, Planned Parenthood, and the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a federal lawsuit against Georgia Governor Brian Kemp challenging the constitutionality of HB 481, which effectively bans abortion after s...
20:48, 07/01/2019

Nate Lashley's inspiring story: A plane crash and the will to keep playing golf Nate Lashley lost parents, girlfriend in a 2004 plane crash and bounced around smaller tours while selling real estate before career turned around.       ...
02:48, 06/30/2019

Man accused of intentionally hitting family of ducks playing in puddle in Florida neighborhood LARGO, Fla. (WFLA) – People living in a Largo neighborhood are upset after seeing a truck plow through a puddle while a mother duck and her ducklings were playing in the water, killing two of the birds. Police say the man behind the wheel ran the bir...
19:00, 08/14/2019

‘Open your eyes’: Rob Baxter hits back at Northampton over Exeter playing style • Director of rugby unhappy at comments from Saints’ Chris Boyd• Joe Marler would make World Cup return in ‘SOS scenario’Exeter’s director of rugby, Rob Baxter, has hit back at accusations his side’s style of play is boring, urging critics to “open y...
15:48, 05/29/2019

Two artists built seesaws across the U.S.-Mexico border. Then video of kids playing on them went viral Republicans have been saying the border is a dangerous, lawless place. Two architects built transnational seesaws there in order to prove that theory wrong....
02:48, 07/31/2019

'Big Bang Theory' star Jim Parsons revealed why he didn't want to keep playing Sheldon Cooper CBS’ smash-hit “The Big Bang Theory” will air its final episode tonight, and the star that ultimately decided to stop doing the show is opening up about his decision. ...
15:00, 05/16/2019

Who is playing Roger Ailes? See the stars in Showtime's new series and the upcoming film Russell Crowe and Nicole Kidman star in competing projects about Roger Ailes, the late Fox News CEO accused of sexual harassment in 2016.        ...
20:00, 06/27/2019

NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin working toward playing future PGA Tour events Hamlin said golfing on one of the tours is something he'd love to experience but not until he is truly able to compete at the level of the pros.        ...
16:48, 05/12/2019

The Good Place's Manny Jacinto on Your Thirst, Fame and How Playing Dead Has Changed Him Playing dead has been good for Manny Jacinto. As Jason Mendoza, a lovable, doofy airhead, Jacinto is known for stealing scenes in NBC's acclaimed comedy The Good Place. That's not putting......
07:16, 05/24/2019

Mind the gap: Djokovic, Federer and Nadal playing at a level the chasing pack cannot reach "For the second Grand Slam in a row, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have reached the semi-final. The trio are on another level over five sets, and they are arguably increasing the gap on the chasing pack, writes Michael Hincks."...
13:48, 07/10/2019

Karen Carney: ‘Playing at a World Cup is your dream, don’t fear it, embrace it’ | Suzanne Wrack The Chelsea midfielder is yet to start a game for England in France but expect that to change as the knockout stages begin for a player Phil Neville treasuresAt her second World Cup, Karen Carney is one of the most experienced players in Phil Neville...
18:00, 06/21/2019

Florida man blames demons after beating pregnant girlfriend for playing Xbox, police say A Florida man claimed demons took over his body before attacking his pregnant girlfriend for turning on an Xbox video game console before bedtime, authorities said....
12:16, 05/08/2019

Jonathan Tucker and Mark O'Brien on the joys of playing brothers for City On A Hill City On A Hill is a solid, somewhat clichéd take on the classic Boston crime drama, featuring standout performances from leads Kevin Bacon and Aldis Hodge. Co-starring in the Showtime series are Jonathan Tucker and Mark O’Brien as brothers Frankie an...
14:48, 06/21/2019

Packers coach Matt LaFleur suffers torn Achilles tendon playing basketball Green Bay Packers head coach Matt LaFleur will be confined to a cart for the remaining organized team activity sessions and mandatory minicamp.        ...
13:00, 05/31/2019

Why Renee Zellweger didn't discuss playing Judy Garland with Liza Minnelli Renee Zellweger plays Judy Garland, Liza Minnelli's beloved mother, in biopic 'Judy.' Minnelli has said she does "not approve" of the film "in any way."        ...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Webb Simpson calls for rules change after playing through cracked driver at Northern Trust After Webb Simpson had a 'funny' drive on the third hole, he noticed a crack in his driver. He wasn't allowed to swap it out.       ...
19:16, 08/09/2019

Woman survived Appalachian Trail stabbing by playing dead and hiking to safety, police say James Jordan, 30, of West Yarmouth, Massachusetts, faces murder and assault charges in connection with the attack late Friday and early Saturday.        ...
03:00, 05/15/2019

Jack White talks The Raconteurs’ ‘Help Us Stranger,’ phone-free shows and playing in Canada The former White Stripes frontman spoke with Global News about The Raconteurs' long-awaited global comeback and its highly-anticipated album, 'Help Us Stranger.'...
18:00, 06/21/2019

Ex-MLB star Daisuke Matsuzaka disciplined by Japanese team for playing golf on practice day: report Former Major League Baseball star Daisuke Matsuzaka was reportedly disciplined by his Japanese league team for playing golf on a scheduled practice day....
05:00, 05/17/2019

Playing a video game gave me a kind of catharsis I didn’t know I needed | Cian Maher The Witcher 3 is teeming with madcap magic, beasts and an unlikely hero who shines bright among other protagonistsWhether they be written in the annals, painted on canvas, or coded into virtual space, fantasy worlds are captivating. It’s as if these ...
10:16, 06/24/2019

Blue Jays' Edwin Jackson makes history by playing for 14th team The Athletics traded Jackson to Toronto last week, and the 35-year-old made his Blue Jays debut Wednesday in San Francisco.        ...
16:16, 05/15/2019

Boris Johnson is playing politics with Northern Ireland’s ‘delicate balance’ | Matthew O’Toole By asserting hard UK sovereignty in Northern Ireland, the prime minister is risking the country’s painfully won consensusControl and consent are intimately related. Where consent exists and is freely given, statements of control are unnecessary. Rela...
09:32, 08/22/2019

How Moe Berg went from playing for 5 MLB teams to being a US spy in WWII who thwarted Nazi efforts to build a nuclear bomb Courtesy of Linda McCarthy Morris "Moe" Berg spent 15 years playing major league baseball. His record on the field was middling, but Berg was distinguished by his pursuits off it — namely, his time as a US spy during World War II. Visit Busine...
15:48, 07/21/2019

The Root Trump Spent More Than Three Times the Cost of Robert Mueller’s Russia Investigation Playing The Root Trump Spent More Than Three Times the Cost of Robert Mueller’s Russia Investigation Playing Golf at His Own Resorts | Deadspin The NFL Is Apparently Determined To Screw Up The Hail Mary | Jezebel How Do We Make Cis Men Give a Shit About Abor...
23:32, 05/22/2019

Italian Airline Apologizes For Promotional Video With Actor Playing Barack Obama in Blackface An Italian airline has “deeply apologized” after one of its promotional videos featured an actor wearing blackface in an apparent attempt to portray former U.S. president Barack Obama. Alitalia, Italy’s flag carrier airline, quickly...
08:16, 07/04/2019

Playing ‘the best match of my life,’ Simona Halep dominates Serena Williams for Wimbledon title Halep was brilliant and Williams struggled as the seventh-seeded Romanian needed just 56 minutes to claim her first Wimbledon title and second Grand Slam crown....
22:32, 07/13/2019

Conan O'Brien and Billy Eichner playing Crash Team Racing is a complete mess The “Clueless Gamer” segments on Conan have always leaned on the comedic interplay of co-host Aaron Bleyaert’s enthusiasm to share something he’s passionate about with Conan O’Brien’s total disdain for the entire affair. Even within that construct, h...
09:48, 06/12/2019

We (Jason Schreier and Tim Rogers) are playing Dragon Quest Builders 2 over on Kotaku’s Twitch chann We (Jason Schreier and Tim Rogers) are playing Dragon Quest Builders 2 over on Kotaku’s Twitch channel! I gotta say: I thought PLAYING a Dragon Quest was my favorite activity. Then I tried BUILDING one. And buddy are MY arms tired!...
12:16, 07/12/2019

Kevin Durant paid the price for playing hurt. Robert Griffin III can feel his pain. Few athletes understands exactly what Kevin Durant went through in Game 5, but Robert Griffin III knows the internal and external pressure associated with returning from injury -- and suffering the worst-case scenario-- better than most....
17:32, 06/11/2019

CBOE AUGUST VOLUME TOTALS 88.5 MILLION CONTRACTS; YEAR-TO-DATE VOLUME UP 25% TO 772 MILLION CONTRACTS CHICAGO, September 2, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that trading volume during August totaled 88.5 million contracts. Daily trading volume averaged 4.2 million contracts during the month, down eight percent against A...
00:32, 05/02/2019

Trump Spent More Than Three Times the Cost of Robert Mueller’s Russia Investigation Playing Golf at His Own Resorts Ever since special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation began, Republicans and most importantly President Donald Trump have loved to tout how it was all a waste of money....
13:48, 05/22/2019

Bruins' Zdeno Chara joins tradition of playing through pain, starts Game 5 with jaw injury Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara is wearing a full face shield as he starts Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final against the St. Louis Blues.        ...
18:32, 06/06/2019

Trevor Noah slams Scarlett Johansson for comments about playing transgender character: ‘Imagery is powerful’ Trevor Noah shared his thoughts on recent comments made by Scarlett Johansson where he criticized the actress for not understanding the “luxury” she has in Hollywood that minorities don’t....
11:16, 07/18/2019

Emma Thompson talks hosting SNL, playing a late-night host, and then washes a dog with Jimmy Fallon That’s not a euphemism, although “washing a dog with Jimmy Fallon” might as well be the new go-to phrase agents use when informing clients about a mandatory upcoming appearance on the Fallon’s party games-happy Tonight Show. But, no, Oscar-winning ac...
13:48, 05/11/2019

Bernie Sanders 'playing' to 'radical' base with latest Trump, Iran comments: Sen. Kevin Cramer Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders is playing to his "radical" base with comments he made on the possibility of war with Iran, according to Senator Kevin Cramer, R-N.D....
13:32, 05/28/2019

Tories accuse Liberals of playing politics by stripping references to religious groups from terror report Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale said the government removed the terms "Sikh," "Sunni" and "Shia" from the report when referring to extremism to avoid conveying the impression that an entire religion or community is a threat to national security....
18:16, 05/13/2019

Miami Dolphins player responds to coach playing Jay-Z at practice amid controversy over rapper's NFL deal Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills responded to his head coach playing several songs by Jay-Z during Wednesday's practice by blasting tracks from the Brooklyn rapper's archrival....
21:32, 08/21/2019

CBOE SURPASSES ONE-BILLION-CONTRACT VOLUME YEAR TO DATE AND POSTS ALL-TIME RECORD MONTHLY VOLUME IN OCTOBER; DURING OCTOBER, 134.2 MILLION CONTRACTS TRADED WITH ADV 5.8 MILLION CONTRACTS Chicago, November 3, 2008 - Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that year-to-date volume surpassed one billion contracts for the first time in the Exchange's history as 1.034 billion contracts changed hands through October (average d...
00:32, 05/02/2019

30 Days of Musical Blackness With VSB, Day 10: Geto Boys 'My Mind's Playing Tricks On Me' x Isaac Hayes 'Hung Up On My Baby' Like many of us, I spent various moments yesterday reading mixed reporting on the status of Bushwick Bill, member of pioneering Houston rap group, Geto Boys....
20:48, 06/10/2019

I spent an hour playing the crazy upcoming 'Super Mario' game where you can play unlimited levels and create your own — here's what it's like Nintendo Nintendo's next major "Super Mario" game is headed to the Nintendo Switch in late June. The new game, "Super Mario Maker 2," is a long-awaited sequel to a cult classic Mario title from Nintendo's failed Wii U console. I got a chance to play...
12:16, 05/28/2019

CBOE FEBRUARY VOLUME OF 80.7 MILLION CONTRACTS AVERAGES 4.2 MILLION CONTRACTS PER DAY--UP 8% OVER FEBRUARY 2008 Chicago, March 2, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that 80,670,249 contracts changed hands at the Exchange in February. Daily volume averaged 4.2 million contracts, up eight percent from February 2008 and two percent fr...
00:32, 05/02/2019

CBOE AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME CLIMBS 23% IN MARCH; Average Daily Volume Of 4.6 Million, Total Volume Of 92.9 Million Contracts; Trading In Options On Exchange Traded Funds Grows By 42% CHICAGO, April 1, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that average daily volume in March was 4,647,680 contracts traded per day, up 23% when compared to the 3,771,082 contracts per day during March 2007.Total exchange vol...
03:32, 05/02/2019

#WhiteNoise: Garner, NC Cops Raided a Black Woman’s Home After Neighbor Complained of Her Playing “Islamic Jihadist” Malcolm X Speeches On Thursday a gang of police officers in Garner, North Carolina raided Mikisa Thompson’s house in the middle of the night for playing Malcolm X speeches “too loudly”....
22:32, 05/22/2019

Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' dies at 74 Peter Mayhew's family announced on Twitter Thursday that the actor, who played the Wookiee Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' died Tuesday.        ...
18:00, 05/02/2019

Lizzo, the flute playing rap star, is back in the studio with a 'really different' sound Lizzo has been everywhere this summer, from the radio to the movies. Like what you've heard? Good news: The artist returned to the studio.        ...
10:16, 07/29/2019

Shang-Chi star Simu Liu asked Marvel about playing Shang-Chi on Twitter 8 months ago Even for established actors, finding work can be painfully disheartening. You can kill an audition, only not to get a callback for any number of reasons completely unrelated to your performance. Maybe you’re an inch too short, your eyes the wrong sha...
11:32, 07/22/2019

Lizzo, the flute-playing singer, is back in the studio with a 'really different' sound Lizzo has been everywhere this summer, from the radio to the movies. Like what you've heard? Good news: The artist returned to the studio.        ...
15:16, 08/08/2019

Charles Barkley says he would 'knock the hell out of Drake' if he was still playing Charles Barkley weighed in on Drake's sideline behavior during TNT's pregame show. It was classic Barkley.        ...
21:32, 05/23/2019

'90210' revival features cast members playing themselves "Beverly Hills, 90210" is back! Fox's new revival, "BH 90210," brings back the legendary cast to play "heightened versions of themselves."        ...
15:16, 08/08/2019

Patriots QB Tom Brady on retirement: Hard 'to imagine doing anything else' than playing Just a few days shy of turning 42, Tom Brady addressed questions about retirement and his contract with the New England Patriots.       ...
18:16, 07/31/2019

His playing career is over, but Kyshoen Jarrett’s coaching career with Redskins is advancing The former safety, who suffered severe nerve damage in the final game of his rookie season, was promoted to defensive quality control coach this week....
19:48, 05/09/2019

Teen dies after playing 'choking game' he saw on social media, parents say A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report cited 82 kids between age six and 19 died after playing the choking game between 1995 and 2007.        ...
06:00, 05/06/2019

'Jeopardy!' phenom James Holzhauer is playing in the World Series of Poker James Holzhauer, who captivated the nation with his "Jeopardy!" run, is entering two World Series of Poker events this summer.       ...
01:32, 06/23/2019

CBOE REPORTS RECORD REVENUES AND EARNINGS IN THE THIRD QUARTER OF 2008; Eleventh Consecutive Quarter of Double-Digit Revenues and Earnings Growth, Revenues of $120.1 Million Up 24%, Earnings of $60.7 Million Gain 48% Chicago, October 21, 2008- The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported record revenues and pre-tax earnings for the three-month period ending September 30, 2008, with unaudited totals of $120.1 million and $60.7 million, respectively.The...
00:32, 05/02/2019

Three Generations of Andretti's Predict Indy 500 While Playing Mario's Classic Sega Game Mario Andretti won the Indy 500 50 years ago, his grandson Marco will compete in the race this year. Watch as Marco races his father Michael on Sega.        ...
08:16, 05/21/2019

Best single player PC games 2019: the top PC games for playing solo Welcome to our pick of the best single player PC games in 2019. Single player PC games exhibit gaming at its finest. Throw around all the numbers you want about the popularity of Fortnite, or how League of Legends fills out arenas all over the w...
06:32, 08/18/2019

'Rocketman' Taron Egerton shoots for the moon playing Elton John in bold new musical Taron Egerton is on a high pressure but exhilarating ride as he prepares to show the world his audacious, R-rated Elton John musical 'Rocketman.'        ...
10:48, 05/28/2019

'Rocketman' hurts: Playing Elton John required falling down stairs, singing underwater Taron Egerton paid his dues playing a struggling Elton John in 'Rocketman.' That's really him falling down stairs and even trying to sing underwater.        ...
07:16, 06/03/2019

Donnie Wahlberg reflects on his all-consuming 'Sixth Sense' journey playing Vincent Gray Donnie Wahlberg had to prove himself, and suffer for real, playing Vincent Gray in "The Sixth Sense" 20 years ago. "I went to a really dark place."        ...
19:48, 08/05/2019

Brad Pitt playing a stuntman in 'Once Upon A Time in Hollywood' boosts case for Oscar category Stunt professionals have advocated for Oscar recognition. Brad Pitt starring as stuntman Cliff Booth in "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood" sure helps.        ...
00:00, 07/27/2019

Judi Dench turns 'Cats' catastrophe into triumph playing Old Deuteronomy in movie version Judi Dench will star in the upcoming "Cats" movie 38 years after she had to pull out of the original London production of the famed musical.        ...
16:16, 07/18/2019

Space Station astronauts honor Peter Mayhew, best known for playing 'Star Wars' Chewbacca Peter Mayhew's family announced on Twitter Thursday that the actor, who played the Wookiee Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' died Tuesday.        ...
04:16, 05/10/2019

Missing out on Hall of Fame doesn't upset former pitcher Tommy John. He's too busy playing golf Former MLB pitcher Tommy John says he doesn't worry about missing out on the Hall of Fame. He is too busy thinking his way through a round of golf.       ...
12:00, 07/20/2019

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen 'hopeful' of playing in Champions League Final ahead of ankle scan Jan Vertonghen could find out on Friday if he will be fit for the Champions League Final on June 1 after playing the whole second half of Tottenham's win over Ajax with an ankle injury....
04:00, 05/10/2019

Dolphins coach Brian Flores says playing Jay-Z songs during practice meant to 'challenge' Kenny Stills Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores wanted to 'challenge' receiver Kenny Stills by playing eight consecutive Jay-Z songs during a recent practice.       ...
15:00, 08/23/2019

You can watch the 'Fortnite' World Cup finals while playing 'Fortnite' Are you such a big Fortnite fan that you can't bear the thought of having to stop playing to watch the Fortnite World Cup finals? You're in luck. Epic Games has introduced picture-in-picture streaming as part of the game's 9.41 updat...
08:48, 07/23/2019

CBOE VOLUME TOTALS 105.2 MILLION CONTRACTS IN APRIL: Marks Most Active April Ever at CBOE, Average Daily Volume of 5 Million Contracts Was Up 28% From Year Ago Chicago, May 1, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that average daily volume (ADV) in April was 5,008,128 contracts, up 28 percent when compared to April 2008 ADV of 3,924,060 contracts and one percent ahead of the March...
00:32, 05/02/2019

CBOE'S AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME IN JUNE RISES 39%; 4.9 Million Contracts Per Day, Total Volume - 103.3 Million Contracts During June; Trading In Equity Options Gains 45%, ETF Options 61% Over June 2007 CHICAGO, July 1, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that average daily trading volume in June totaled 4.9 million contracts per day, up 39 percent when compared to more than 3.5 million contracts per day during June 2007...
23:32, 05/01/2019

Biden Pushes Back on Civil Rights Critics by Playing Up His Obama Connects, While Booker Slams Biden As an ‘Architect of Mass Incarceration’ Joe Biden attempted to ward off doubts raised about his civil rights bona fides Wednesday by reminding attendees of the NAACP convention that he was Barack Obama’s pick to be his vice president....
03:32, 07/25/2019

Mike Krzyzewski: Zion Williamson not in 'playing shape,' should've skipped summer league Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski said former Blue Devils star Zion Williamson should've skipped the NBA summer league because he's not in shape.       ...
09:32, 07/15/2019

Nick Kyrgios rants at Queen's Club officials after 'playing FIFA until 3am' Nick Kyrgios accused officials of "rigging" his first-round match at the Fever-Tree Championships and admonished himself for "playing FIFA until 3am"....
08:48, 06/20/2019

At Preakness, they're playing 'musical chairs' with jockeys Preakness game of 'musical chairs' with jockeys begins with Smith bumping Ortiz on favorite Improbable        ...
02:32, 05/17/2019

They met playing 'Call of Duty' online. Then their cross-country feud became a 'swatting' hoax A cross-country feud between two men arguing on a telephone line escalated to a "swatting" hoax that locked down a school and evacuated a Walmart.       ...
16:48, 06/19/2019

Where's Luke? Who's Keri Russell playing? Every 'Star Wars' question we need answered at D23 D23, Disney's fan convention, arrives this weekend with a new look at 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.' Here's what you need to know.        ...
20:00, 08/22/2019

Pagenaud wins Indy 500 and a job Roger Penske had heard the 'scuttlebutt' and surely Simon Pagenaud must have heard the whispers that his job was on the line in the run up to Sunday's Indianapolis 500....
02:00, 05/27/2019

Avengers Endgame wins again LOS ANGELES (AP) – “Avengers: Endgame” has topped the box office again in its third weekend in theaters. The Walt Disney Co. says Sunday that the superhero pic earned an estimated $63.1 million from North American theaters, bringing...
16:48, 05/12/2019

CBOE Wins Three Top Awards: CHICAGO, IL - February 26, 2014 -- The Chicago Board Options Exchange® (CBOE®) announced that it has received industry awards recognizing the exchange's leadership in three areas....
16:16, 05/01/2019

What makes Canelo one of the best? He wins even when he's not at his best Canelo Alvarez continues to prove his greatness against high-quality opposition. He took Daniel Jacobs' best shots on Saturday and made him miss as well, showing off his skills both offensively and defensively....
18:16, 05/06/2019

Bama, Clemson must go 12-0 to hit over for wins Among the 25 schools offered by DraftKings, the Crimson Tide and Tigers have the highest win totals, at 11, so they must go undefeated in 12 regular-season games to cash the over bet....
20:48, 05/03/2019

U.S. Wins Women's World Cup The U.S. defeated the Netherlands, 2-0, to win their fourth Women’s World Cup title in 28 years. The victory came after rounds where the defending champions faced teams that were designed to take the Americans down....
11:16, 07/07/2019

Cousins: I'm .500 QB, need wins for 'next level' Kirk Cousins on Wednesday acknowledged that he's a .500 quarterback for his career and needs to lead the Vikings to victories to get to the next level....
15:16, 06/12/2019

Australia's Lee wins LA Open Australian Minjee Lee claimed her first victory of the season at the LPGA's LA Open in California on Sunday, finishing four strokes ahead of South Korean Kim Sei-young at Wilshire Country Club....
19:32, 04/28/2019

Iran says Trump playing 'very dangerous game,' risking 'devastating war' Iran’s ambassador to the U.K. called the Trump administration's military deployment because of unspecified Iranian threats a "serious miscalculation."        ...
13:48, 05/14/2019

Iran says Trump playing 'very dangerous game' and risking 'devastating war' Iran’s ambassador to the UK said the Trump administration's military deployment because of unspecified Iranian threats risked 'serious miscalculation.'        ...
10:48, 05/14/2019

No. 1 Ash Barty wins on No. 1 Court at Wimbledon Ash Barty played her first match as the No. 1 player in the world on No. 1 Court at Wimbledon, and she won        ...
10:16, 07/02/2019

Country House (65-1) wins Derby via DQ Country House, a long shot at 65-1, won the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby after a rider's objection led to the disqualification of Maximum Security, who crossed the line first at Churchill Downs on Saturday....
18:48, 05/04/2019