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The Oriental Magical Practice of Onmyōdō and Its Checkered History

The practice of Onmyōdō has a contentious history in Japan and, for reasons that will become clear, was outlawed for some time along with its close cousin, Shug...

The Oriental Magical Practice of Onmyōdō and Its Checkered History

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Practice Of Jauhar Matter Of Pride In Our History: Ashok Gehlot Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday said the past practice of "Jauhar", or self-immolation, by women facing capture by invaders was a matter of pride....
05:26, 05/19/2019

Looking back at a magical night in Anfield CNN Sport's Amanda Davies reflects on an historical night in Anfield when Liverpool came back to beat Barcelona 4-0 to make the 2019 Champions League Final...
03:39, 05/11/2019

From illness to tears of joy: Chaves' magical comeback stage win "Esteban Chaves produced a hugely popular win in Stage 19 of the Giro d\u0027Italia. Watch highlights, interviews with the Colombian and Mitchelton-Scott director Matt White, and reaction from Eurosport\u0027s Bradley Wiggins, Brian Smith, Adam Blyth...
01:39, 06/01/2019

20 Magical Gifts For the Harry Potter Fanatic In Your Life Harry Potter merchandise will never die. It’s been years since the last film with the Boy Who Lived was in theaters, but Potterheads still cling to their fandom. If you’re on the hunt to find a good gift for one of the Harry Potter fanatics in your l...
01:39, 06/21/2019

Céline Dion Is Absolutely Magical in New Carpool Karaoke We should have known how badly we needed Céline Dion to be on Carpool Karaoke, but we somehow didn't until she finally was. The superstar joined James Corden in the front seat......
08:39, 05/21/2019

| Kipchoge to again target magical 2-hour marathon barrier Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge will again target the mythical two-hour marathon barrier in a special race to be held between late September and early October, likely in London....
12:13, 05/06/2019

Islanders’ magical run ends in surprise Hurricanes sweep RALEIGH, N.C. — The feeling wasn’t overly sad. Just wasn’t. That’s partially because no one expected the Islanders to ever be here. No one thought they would be one of the final eight teams playing into May. No one thought it would be a disappointmen...
12:00, 05/04/2019

The Magical Message of Merlin Versus Modern Materialism Approaching a subject such as lore about Merlin the Magician is to engage an old, old story that has been cast in poetry, history, music, art, and literature.  ...
05:52, 06/18/2019

| Magical Lee seals famous series win for Proteas Women Lizelle Lee smashed a second successive half-century as the Proteas Women clinched a famous series victory over Pakistan in the final T20 International....
18:00, 05/23/2019

Channing Tatum and Jessie J Pack on the PDA During Magical Disneyland Date PDA alert! Channing Tatum and girlfriend Jessie J could barely keep their hands off each other as they went on a magical date to Disneyland in Anaheim, California on......
01:26, 05/17/2019

School of cownose rays swimming at Australia beach is magical A school of cownose rays swimming together at Bondi Beach, Australia looked like a piece of mosaic art.        ...
19:13, 05/16/2019

This Lunch Quest exclusive takes kid skaters on a magical adventure Koyama Press always makes sure to include some kid-friendly releases in its publishing slate, and these books tend to be some of the more imaginative, unusual kid comics that offer plenty for adults to enjoy. Chris Kuzma’s Lunch Quest is one of those...
20:13, 06/05/2019

Klopp’s delight over Origi’s magical finish tempered by Salah injury • Liverpool manager hails spirit of his team in dramatic comeback• Klopp: ‘What can I say? It’s just brilliant, it’s like a fairytale’Jürgen Klopp claimed destiny will decide whether Liverpool win the Premier League after Divock Origi’s “fairytale” w...
02:52, 05/05/2019

Viral: Woman Turns Tree Stump Into A Little Library Fit For Magical Elves Sharalee Armitage Howard designed a Pinterest-worthy Little Free Library that looks like the home of a family of magical elves. The converted stump-turned-book-offering is complete with stone steps......
18:00, 05/02/2019

Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, the magical new AR game, launches this week Niantic just revealed the launch date of its much-anticipated Harry Potter-branded AR follow-up to Pokémon GO. Harry Potter: Wizards Unite starts its world domination attempt in two days — hope you didn’t have any better plans this weekend, because I...
12:00, 06/20/2019

Zendaya Loses Her Glass Slipper in Magical Cinderella Moment at the 2019 Met Gala Zendaya lit up the 2019 Met Gala! The 22-year-old actress brought Cinderella to life as she created one of the most magical moments on the Met Gala red carpet. Along with her longtime......
08:13, 05/07/2019

Yesterday review – Richard Curtis' magical mystery tour of a world without the Beatles A hopeless songwriter wakes up to find he’s the only person who can remember the Fab Four’s hits in a wacky, winning comedy directed by Danny BoyleImagine no Beatles, it’s not easy even if you try. No Yesterday, no Blackbird, no Sgt Pepper ... and th...
09:13, 05/05/2019

Tom Felton, Rupert Grint and Evanna Lynch Have Magical Harry Potter Reunion Tom Felton, Rupert Grint and Evanna Lynch walk into The Wizarding World of Harry Potter... The stars of Harry Potter had an epic reunion on Tuesday, June 11, while appearing at an......
22:26, 06/12/2019

Rare spectacled bear being 'driven to extinction' by penis bone poachers brewing 'magical sex potion' Penis poaching of the spectacled bear could result in the species going extinct if demand grows for the special 'sex potion' that people make with its private parts....
07:13, 06/05/2019

A Trek to Remember: Mandy Moore Reflects on "Magical" Climb to Mount Everest Base Camp Mandy Moore just took her passion for outdoor adventure to new heights. The This Is Us star reached the base camp of Mount Everest earlier this week. On Wednesday, the......
18:26, 05/29/2019

Emilia Clarke shares emotional tribute to Daenerys Targaryen and 'magical' fans as 'Game of Thrones' comes to a close Helen Sloan/HBO "Game of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke, who plays Daenerys Targaryen, said goodbye and thank you to the show and to "magical fans" in an emotional Instagram post. "Game of Thrones has shaped me as a woman, as an actor and as a human b...
00:13, 05/20/2019

Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure: Here’s what this roller coaster is like USA TODAY’s Sarah Sekula experiences Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure at Universal Orlando. Join her for the twists, turns and drops.       ...
03:26, 06/12/2019

'Pavarotti' relives that magical time he romantically serenaded Princess Diana in the rain Luciano Pavarotti serenaded a rain-soaked Princess Diana in front of fans (and Prince Charles), a fairy-tale moment explored in a new documentary.        ...
05:52, 06/04/2019

'You'll Never Walk Alone' - Liverpool celebrate magical win vs Barcelona with Anfield fans at the Kop End Liverpool fans serenaded their heroes at Anfield at the final whistle after Jurgen Klopp's men pulled off one of the most incredible Champions League comebacks in history against Barcelona....
03:26, 05/08/2019

Bottas on top in final French GP practice "Valtteri Bottas kept Mercedes on top in final practice for the French Grand Prix on Saturday with Formula One championship leader and team mate Lewis Hamilton a close second."...
15:39, 06/22/2019

Hamilton fastest in first practice in Canada Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton clocked the best time in a dusty first practice session for the Canada Grand Prix on Friday as Mercedes broke in an upgraded engine....
19:39, 06/07/2019

A Novel Idea in the Majors: Using Batting Practice to Get Better B.P. has been a baseball tradition for more than a century, but there is evidence that the usual methods might make batters worse. So some teams are experimenting....
12:13, 05/23/2019

Hamilton fastest in first French GP practice "Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton set the pace in a Mercedes one-two in first free practice for the French Grand Prix on Friday with Ferrari\u0027s Charles Leclerc the best of the rest."...
15:26, 06/21/2019

Chara skates before Bruins’ practice BOSTON (AP) — Three days after he had to miss Game 4 of the Eastern Conference final because of an undisclosed injury, Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara skated before practice on Sunday. The Bruins defeated the Carolina Hurricanes 4-0 to complete a s...
23:39, 05/19/2019

Spa WEC: Alonso puts #8 Toyota on top in wet second practice Fernando Alonso topped the times for Toyota in a rain-affected second free practice session ahead of this weekend's Spa round of the World Endurance Championship...
18:39, 05/02/2019

Warriors say Durant will practice before Game 5 TORONTO (AP) — The Golden State Warriors say Kevin Durant will practice Sunday with hopes of playing in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night. Durant has not played since straining a calf muscle on May 8. The Warriors trail the Toronto Raptors 3-1...
22:13, 06/09/2019

OBJ reports to Browns, will practice after skipping workouts BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. reported for Cleveland’s mandatory minicamp and will practice Tuesday after missing most of the team’s voluntary workouts. The star wide receiver has been training in California, and missed nine of 10 ...
04:39, 06/04/2019

Racing Point's Perez: Everything looks bad after Barcelona practice Sergio Perez says "everything looks bad" after struggling to optimise Racing Point's Formula 1 update package in Spanish Grand Prix practice, which he finished faster only than the Williams drivers...
22:52, 05/10/2019

Vettel, Leclerc 1-2 in final practice at Canadian GP MONTREAL (AP) — Sebastian Vettel was fastest ahead of Ferrari teammate Charles Leclerc in final practice for the Canadian Grand Prix ahead of qualifying later Saturday. Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton set the quickest time with about 10 minutes r...
19:13, 06/08/2019

Kanaan tops Indy 500 final practice Tony Kanaan will start from the middle of the gird for the Indianapolis 500 but had his AJ Foyt Racing Chevrolet out front on Friday, posting the top speed in final practise for the "the Greatest Spectacle in Racing"....
00:39, 05/25/2019

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....
19:52, 06/02/2019

Alonso crashes early in 2nd day of Indy 500 practice INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Fernando Alonso has crashed on the second day of practice for the Indianapolis 500. Alonso was following Graham Rahal around Indianapolis Motor Speedway early in Wednesday’s session when he hit the inside wall as he exited t...
20:13, 05/15/2019

Hamilton and Bottas impress in Monaco second practice "Mercedes were looking in worryingly imperious form in Free Practice 2 for the Monaco Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas running around seven tenths faster than anyone else on track."...
20:13, 05/23/2019

Fernando Alonso Goes for a Spin, or Two, in Indianapolis 500 Practice The Indianapolis 500 is a nearly two-week affair, meaning there’s plenty of time to get the wrecks out of the way before the big day. That’s exactly what retired Formula One star Fernando Alonso did, spinning into more than one wall on just the secon...
06:00, 05/16/2019

Practice sessions will count towards F1 superlicense points Formula 1 practice sessions will count towards a driver's bid to gain a superlicence from 2020, while W Series is to be formally added to the list of qualifying categories...
21:13, 06/14/2019

Hamilton fastest for Mercedes in 1st practice for Monaco GP Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton posted the fastest time in first practice for the Monaco Grand Prix        ...
17:00, 05/23/2019

Bottas ahead of Hamilton in 2nd practice for French GP Valtteri Bottas tops leaderboard in second practice session for the French Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton        ...
17:52, 06/21/2019

Bottas, Hamilton top Spanish GP practice for Mercedes Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton looked poised to extend their dominance of the Formula One season after clocking the fastest lap times in practice for the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday        ...
19:26, 05/10/2019

Iran's Rouhani says U.S. oil sanctions will fail in practice Iranian President Hassan Rouhani reiterated on Wednesday that Tehran will continue selling its oil despite U.S. sanctions and said Washington's policy of putting pressure on Iran would fail in practice....
14:00, 05/01/2019

Full practice for Curry after dislocating finger After dislocating his middle finger Tuesday during the Warriors' Game 2 win over the Rockets, Stephen Curry was a full participant in practice Thursday and is expected to play in Game 3 on Saturday night....
04:26, 05/03/2019

Alonso looks to bounce back after practice crash Fernando Alonso was uninjured after crashing on the second day of practice for the Indianapolis 500 on Wednesday. Alonso said his McLaren team will bounce back strong from the incident....
03:00, 05/16/2019

Opening night of Isle of Man TT practice cancelled due to mist The opening night of practice for the 2019 Isle of Man TT has been cancelled due to low lying mist shrouding the mountain section of the 37.73-mile course...
03:52, 05/26/2019

Hamilton fastest in first French Grand Prix practice Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton set the pace in a Mercedes one-two in first free practice for the French Grand Prix on Friday with Ferrari's Charles Leclerc the best of the rest....
16:39, 06/21/2019

Mercedes dominate French Grand Prix practice Mercedes dominated French Grand Prix practice on Friday with Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton and team mate Valtteri Bottas each top of the timesheets in soaring temperatures....
23:13, 06/21/2019

More parents are spacing out vaccines, a practice doctors say is risky Amid a growing measles outbreak, more parents are choosing to alter the recommended vaccine schedule for their children in hopes of not overwhelming their immune systems, a practice doctors say could be just as risky as not vaccinating at all....
08:00, 06/08/2019

2019 Isle of Man TT Monday practice cancelled due to bad weather Poor weather on the Isle of Man has forced another day of practice for the 2019 event to be cancelled, with the opening Superbike session pushed back to Tuesday...
07:13, 05/28/2019

Hamilton on song in Monaco as he tops both practice sessions A quick hug from another sporting great and then it was back to business for Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton at the Monaco Grand Prix        ...
00:39, 05/24/2019

NBA Finals: Warriors clear Kevin Durant to practice Golden State Warriors star forward Kevin Durant has officially been cleared to practice and could play in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, head coach Steve Kerr said Sunday....
21:39, 06/09/2019

F1 leader Bottas tops first Spanish GP practice for Mercedes Formula One leader Valtteri Bottas clocked the fastest time at the first practice session for Formula One's Spanish Grand Prix        ...
15:00, 05/10/2019

Cardinals' Murray makes impression in first NFL practice Arizona Cardinals rookie Kyler Murray, the first overall pick in the NFL draft last month, took part in the first practice of rookie minicamp on Friday at team headquarters        ...
04:13, 05/11/2019

Bottas spins off, Hamilton tops 3rd practice for Spanish GP MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Lewis Hamilton clocked the fastest lap time for the last practice of the Spanish Grand Prix, after teammate and Formula One leader Valtteri Bottas lost time from spinning off the track on Saturday. Ferrari’s Charles Lecle...
13:26, 05/11/2019

Fifth day of 2019 Isle of Man TT practice lost to poor weather Poor weather has once again interfered with 2019 Isle of Man TT practice week, as Friday evening's session has now been cancelled due to high winds and mist...
21:13, 05/31/2019

A’s skip batting practice due to bee swarm at Angel Stadium ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Athletics have canceled batting practice at Angel Stadium after a pesky swarm of bees took the field. The A’s could have hit despite the bees Thursday, but manager Bob Melvin decided to skip it, saying he didn...
03:26, 06/07/2019

Pool Slides: They're Not Just for Swim Team Practice Anymore The year is 1994. Keanu Reeves is the biggest box office heartthrob on the planet, Donald Trump is saying stupid shit on TV, and pool slides are the epitome of style for an entire generation....
03:13, 06/15/2019

Motor racing: Bottas on top in final French GP practice Valtteri Bottas kept Mercedes on top in final practice for the French Grand Prix on Saturday with Formula One championship leader and team mate Lewis Hamilton a close second....
16:13, 06/22/2019

Bottas, Vettel lead Chinese GP practice sessions Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas and Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel led the two practice sessions ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix        ...
16:26, 04/28/2019

Johnson left red faced after practice swing gaffe "American Zach Johnson accidentally struck his ball during a practice swing on the 13th tee in the second round of the Masters on Friday, producing the kind of cringe-worthy moment every golfer dreads."...
16:00, 05/01/2019

The Dogs of Heaven - Tengu and the Secret Practice of Buddhism The Tengu (天狗)  are possibly the most recognizable of all the Japanese yokai. With their enormous black wings and faces of either a large crow or a red-faced, long-nosed, goblin. They are often dressed as Shugendō priests, having a long-standing asso...
02:13, 05/14/2019

Only Romain Grosjean to run Haas F1 upgrade in Spanish GP practice Only Romain Grosjean will run Haas's Formula 1 upgrade in Spanish Grand Prix Friday practice as the team splits its tactics in an effort to solve its tyre struggles...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Vote delayed on SC Carolina Panthers HQ, practice fields bid COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The South Carolina Senate has delayed a key vote on whether to give the Carolina Panthers tax breaks and incentives to move their practice fields out of North Carolina. There are only two days left in the legislative session and...
22:13, 05/07/2019

Indianapolis 500 practice: Power fastest, problems for Alonso Will Power and Simon Pagenaud put Team Penske at the top on the opening day of 2019 Indianapolis 500 practice, while Fernando Alonso had further electrical problems...
08:13, 05/15/2019

Barcelona MotoGP: Marc Marquez fastest in first practice Marc Marquez led Fabio Quartararo by 0.111s seconds in opening MotoGP practice for the Catalan Grand Prix, while Mugello race winner Danilo Petrucci was a low-key 18th...
11:13, 06/14/2019

Jared Veldheer abruptly retires after one Patriots practice Not even 10 days after being signed by the Patriots, Jared Veldheer has retired from football. The offensive lineman, age 31, was on the Reserve/Retired List, the Patriots announced Tuesday. No reason has been given for the veteran’s abrupt ret...
23:39, 05/22/2019

Fernando Alonso and McLaren face crunch Indy 500 practice day Fernando Alonso and McLaren have one final day of Indianapolis 500 practice to recover lost ground after the two-time Formula 1 champion's crash and loss of Thursday running...
15:26, 05/17/2019

Heavy practice crash for Kaiser threatens Juncos's Indianapolis 500 Juncos Racing's already questionable entry for the 2019 Indianapolis 500 suffered a huge blow early in 'Fast Friday' practice when Kyle Kaiser crashed...
03:39, 05/18/2019

Motor racing: Alonso uninjured after crash during Indy 500 practice Spaniard Fernando Alonso escaped injury when he crashed during an Indianapolis 500 practice run on Wednesday after his car lost traction in the middle of Turn 3 and made contact with the wall three times....
21:00, 05/15/2019

Leclerc tops 3rd practice in Monaco, teammate Vettel crashes MONACO (AP) — Ferrari had mixed fortunes in third and final practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday, with Sebastian Vettel crashing and his teammate Charles Leclerc topping the charts ahead of both Mercedes cars. Leclerc, who is from Monaco, w...
13:39, 05/25/2019

Motor racing: Hamilton fastest in final Spanish GP practice Five-times world champion Lewis Hamilton lapped fastest for Mercedes in final practice for the Spanish Grand Prix on Saturday with a lap more than half a second faster than the rest....
22:52, 05/11/2019

Motor racing - Bottas leads Mercedes one-two in Spanish GP practice Formula One championship leader Valtteri Bottas led both practice sessions for the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday with Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton a close second and Ferrari still off the pace....
21:26, 05/10/2019

Everyone be cool: Aaron Hicks is taking batting practice in the Bronx Aaron Hicks taking some BP in the Bronx today pic.twitter.com/wkBni2WeoJ — George's Box Pod (@GeorgesBoxPod) May 9, 2019 Aaron Hicks has been playing in extended Spring Training and Single A games down in Tampa for the last week or so. It...
21:39, 05/10/2019

Vettel: Ferrari's F1 practice deficit to Mercedes "a fair picture" Sebastian Vettel says Ferrari is still trying to understand its cornering deficit to Mercedes and that his team trailing its rival in Spanish Grand Prix practice was "a fair picture"...
20:39, 05/10/2019

Washington Redskins LB Reuben Foster tears ACL in first OTA practice, per report Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster suffered a major knee injury during the first full-team practice rep at OTAs, according to a report.        ...
05:39, 05/21/2019

Debris caused damage that sidelined Verstappen in Monaco GP practice Debris caused the radiator leak that left Max Verstappen down in sixth place in second Formula 1 practice for the Monaco Grand Prix and cost Red Bull significant track time...
00:13, 05/24/2019

Adidas Sells Diversity. Black Employees Say It Doesn’t Practice It. Fewer than 4.5 percent of the workers at the company’s North American headquarters identify as black. Members of that small group say they feel ignored and sometimes discriminated against....
12:00, 06/19/2019

Max Scherzer Breaks His Nose While Bunting, During Practice, For Crying Out Loud Bunting is cool! It’s cool to surprise an infield. It’s cool to humiliate a shifted defense. It’s cool to make a noble sacrifice to advance a teammate. It’s cool to drive dipshit purists insane by bunting your way on to break up a lousy combined no-h...
05:26, 06/19/2019

Charles Leclerc escapes penalty for Monaco GP practice VSC offence Charles Leclerc has been reprimanded by Formula 1 stewards for failing to obey the correct protocols during a Virtual Safety Car period in practice for the Monaco Grand Prix...
03:52, 05/26/2019

The top 10 Heisman Trophy candidates in college football after spring practice An Oklahoma quarterback has won the last two Heisman awards and there's a candidate this year. But Trevor Lawrence and Tua Tagovailoa lead the race.        ...
16:00, 05/03/2019

Alexander Albon survives stunning crash in Chinese practice Alexander Albon of Red Bull Toro Rosso walked away from a stunning crash in the final practice ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix.        ...
16:26, 04/28/2019

Leclerc fastest as drain cover disrupts Azerbaijan practice Charles Leclerc and Ferrari led the way in practice for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Friday, after the day was disrupted when a loose drain cover wrecked George Russell's Williams        ...
16:26, 04/28/2019

Thursday evening Isle of Man TT practice axed due to poor weather After poor weather forced Thursday's afternoon Isle of Man TT practices to be cancelled, the evening sessions have also now been scrapped as conditions failed to improve....
20:52, 05/30/2019

Gender equality, justice in law and practice: Essential for sustainable development Fundamentally linked to human development, gender justice requires ending inequality and redressing existing disparities between women and men, according to a high-level United Nations forum on the situation in Arab States....
15:52, 04/28/2019

These 10 winners of the National Handwriting Contest will make you want to practice your penmanship Kwarkot/Shutterstock The educational company Zaner-Bloser hosts an annual national handwriting contest. Each year one winner is chosen from kindergarten through 8th grade. Winners recieve a $500 cash prize, a trophy, and a $500 gift certificate for...
22:39, 06/03/2019

Lewis Hamilton 'in headmaster's office' after Canada practice crash Mercedes Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton has described his Canadian Grand Prix practice crash as an "innocent mistake", that left him feeling like he was "in the headmaster's office"...
02:52, 06/08/2019

Gasly warned "quite late" in Verstappen Canada practice incident Pierre Gasly says he did not see Red Bull Formula 1 team-mate Max Verstappen in the Canadian Grand Prix practice incident that led to Verstappen clouting the wall...
00:13, 06/08/2019

Le’Veon Bell’s first Jets practice: Happy talk and some rust As Le’Veon Bell made his way to the microphone for his session with the media Tuesday, the new Jets running back smiled and playfully said, “I hope everybody’s ready.” He could have said the same thing when he took the field Tuesday morning, wearing ...
05:39, 06/05/2019

Ferrari's Leclerc dominates Baku Grand-Prix practice "Charles Leclerc was fastest in final practice for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix on Saturday with the youngster beating Ferrari team mate Sebastian Vettel for the third session in a row."...
14:39, 05/01/2019

Bern Formula E: Mahindra's Wehrlein beats Techeetah duo in practice Pascal Wehrlein set the fastest time across the two practice sessions for ABB FIA Formula E's Swiss E-Prix in Bern, narrowly outpacing DS Techeetah drivers Andre Lotterer and Jean-Eric Vergne...
15:13, 06/22/2019

Italian GP: Pramac Ducati's Bagnaia tops MotoGP second practice Pramac Ducati rookie Francesco Bagnaia moved to the top of the times in second practice for this weekend's Italian Grand Prix at Mugello, ahead of fellow MotoGP newcomer Fabio Quartararo...
17:13, 05/31/2019

The Latest: Blues’ Dunn skates at practice, status uncertain BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on media day at the Stanley Cup Final (all times Eastern): 1:15 p.m. St. Louis Blues defenseman Vince Dunn skated with teammates during practice in preparation for Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final, but his status is still unce...
21:26, 05/26/2019

Le'Veon Bell eases into first practice with New York Jets Le’Veon Bell practiced for the first time with the Jets on Tuesday at mandatory minicamp, but coach Adam Gase kept his workload light.        ...
03:39, 06/05/2019

W Series Hockenheim: Chadwick completes practice clean sweep in FP2 MRF champion Jamie Chadwick ended the first day of the inaugural W Series weekend at Hockenheim fastest again, topping the timesheets in a wet second free practice session...
17:39, 05/03/2019

Acting DHS Secretary McAleenan says family separation practice was ‘effective’ Kevin McAleenan, the acting Homeland Security secretary, said in an interview that aired Sunday that the practice of separating migrant families the southern border with Mexico was “effective” but said it was not successful in the long run because it...
13:39, 04/29/2019

Ferrari tops Canada practice after Hamilton hits wall Charles Leclerc posted the fastest time in practice for the Canadian Grand Prix on Friday as Ferrari took advantage of some Mercedes misfortune with world champion Lewis Hamilton watching from the pits after clipping the wall....
02:00, 06/08/2019

Cancelled Isle of Man TT practice sessions postpones race start Practice for the 2019 Isle of Man TT has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions for a fourth straight day, prompting a change in the race schedule...
18:13, 06/01/2019

Detroit IndyCar: Rossi leads practice, Pagenaud causes red flag Alexander Rossi topped Friday IndyCar practice in Detroit, but Indianapolis 500 winner Simon Pagenaud halted the afternoon session by smacking a wall...
03:52, 06/01/2019

Canadian Grand Prix practice: Leclerc tops FP2 as Hamilton crashes Charles Leclerc led a Ferrari one-two in second Canadian Grand Prix practice in Montreal, while Formula 1 world championship leader Lewis Hamilton crashed...
00:13, 06/08/2019

Ensuring Better Weight-Management Practice At Home May Benefit Parents And Kids The findings of the study were published in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behaviour. The data revealed that the DRIVE curriculum -- Developing Relationships that Include Values of Eating and......
19:00, 06/06/2019

Le Mans MotoGP: Maverick Vinales leads crash-filled practice Maverick Vinales topped a crash-filled Friday afternoon MotoGP practice for the French Grand Prix at Le Mans as Yamaha team-mate Valentino Rossi was left facing a possible Q1 appearance again...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Canadian Grand Prix practice: Lewis Hamilton leads Mercedes one-two Lewis Hamilton ended the opening practice session for the Canadian Grand Prix fastest as the Mercedes Formula 1 team dominated Friday's first running in Montreal...
21:00, 06/07/2019

Motor racing: Visser heads Chadwick in W Series practice at Zolder Dutch racer Beitske Visser ended the practice domination of inaugural W Series race winner Jamie Chadwick on Friday ahead of the second round of the all-female championship at Zolder in Belgium....
21:26, 05/17/2019

Asteroid impact exercise offers practice for NASA, ESA scientists and engineers This week, scientists and engineers from NASA and the European Space Agency, as well as other federal officials and policy makers, are participating in a hypothetical asteroid impact scenario....
08:39, 05/02/2019

Wrecker Transporting Fernando Alonso’s Wrecked Indy 500 Practice Car Also Wrecks We all misjudge things from time to time, like the third turn at Indianapolis Motor Speedway or the height of a tunnel in relation to a tall truck. Sometimes, we get several (literal) strikes in one day—like Fernando Alonso’s Indianapolis 500 practic...
01:00, 05/17/2019

Red Bull-beating McLaren Formula 1 practice pace surprises rivals McLaren's pace in French Grand Prix practice left many of its midfield Formula 1 rivals surprised, after Lando Norris lapped faster than both Red Bulls...
12:13, 06/22/2019

Ravens’ Michael Pierce barely made it through stretching before practice boot This is why showing up to voluntary camp — or at least doing your own training — is important. When Ravens defensive tackle Michael Pierce showed up to the mandatory portion, he didn’t last long. Ravens coach John Harbaugh kicked Pierce off the...
23:13, 06/12/2019

Williams F1 chassis in Baku practice drain crash repaired for Spain The Williams Formula 1 chassis damaged when George Russell hit a loose manhole cover in Azerbaijan has been repaired and is available for this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix...
17:00, 05/09/2019

Road America IndyCar: Rossi beats Penskes to top spot in practice Alexander Rossi produced a strong lap on soft tyres to beat Penske drivers Will Power and Josef Newgarden to top spot in practice for IndyCar's Road America race...
00:39, 06/22/2019

Monaco Grand Prix practice: Leclerc fastest as Vettel crashes Charles Leclerc edged out the Mercedes of Valtteri Bottas to top third practice for the Monaco Grand Prix after Ferrari Formula 1 team-mate Sebastian Vettel crashed out early on...
03:52, 05/26/2019

Josef Newgarden tops Indy 500 practice as Alonso, Rosenqvist crash One-time IndyCar champion Josef Newgarden put Penske top of Thursday practice for the Indianapolis 500, as both Fernando Alonso and Felix Rosenqvist crashed...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Indy 500 Carb Day practice: Tony Kanaan fastest for AJ Foyt's team AJ Foyt Racing driver Tony Kanaan led the last on-track session before the 2019 Indianapolis 500 as IndyCar teams made final tweaks and preparations on 'Carb Day'...
21:00, 05/24/2019

Berlin Formula E: Title-chasing Lotterer tops practice from Mortara DS Techeeatah driver Andre Lotterer set the fastest time across the two practice sessions for the 2019 ABB FIA Formula E race in Berlin, ahead of Edoardo Mortara...
21:00, 05/24/2019

French GP: Hamilton Tops Bottas In Free Practice As Mercedes Rule Again Lewis Hamilton clocked a best lap in one minute and 32.738 seconds to outpace the Finn by just 0.069 seconds on a hot day at the Le Castellet circuit....
17:26, 06/21/2019

Giants rookie Corey Ballentine participates in OTA practice one month after being shot Giants sixth-round pick and former Division II Washburn star Corey Ballentine took part in team drills Tuesday, one month after being shot.        ...
21:13, 05/28/2019

Haas explains "creative" black flag for drivers in Monaco practice Haas Formula 1 team boss Gunther Steiner says asking the FIA to black flag his drivers in first Monaco Grand Prix practice was a "creative" reaction to an IT issue...
00:13, 05/24/2019

Lee Bowyer not planning Charlton penalty practice ahead of Doncaster play-off showdown Lee Bowyer has revealed Charlton will not practice penalties ahead of the second leg of their League One play-off semi-final against Doncaster on Friday night....
14:13, 05/15/2019

Baltimore Ravens' Michael Pierce owns up to poor conditioning after being booted from practice Baltimore Ravens defensive lineman Michael Pierce revealed how he ended up in bad shape which resulted in him being booted from the team’s first practice last week....
20:52, 06/17/2019

WTCR Zandvoort: Bjork sets combined practice pace for Cyan Racing Cyan Racing driver Thed Bjork set the pace across Friday's two World Touring Car Cup practice sessions at the returning Formula 1 Dutch Grand Prix venue Zandvoort...
17:00, 05/17/2019

Tiger Woods plays Pebble Beach practice round as he prepares for US Open Tiger Woods announced this week that he would be playing the Memorial Tournament in preparation for the US Open next month, but that hasn't stopped the 15-time Major champion getting some practice time in around Pebble Beach....
19:26, 05/25/2019

Washington Nationals' Max Scherzer plans to start despite breaking nose during batting practice Washington Nationals star Max Scherzer is still set to start Wednesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies despite a bizarre incident he had during batting practice Tuesday....
01:00, 06/20/2019

F1: Loose Drain Cover Destroys Williams Car As Incident Abandons Azerbaijan GP First Practice The Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku has been one of the most dramatic over the past two seasons, but this year, the drama has begun right from the practice sessions. In a major lapse, a loose drain......
14:50, 04/28/2019

Trump says ending family separation practice was a ‘disaster’ that led to surge in border crossings The president told Fox News that crossings have gone up ‘ten times’ since the practice ended while government data says there has been a sixfold increase....
01:26, 04/29/2019

Monaco Grand Prix practice: Lewis Hamilton pips Valtteri Bottas Lewis Hamilton prevailed in a battle with Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Valtteri Bottas to top the second free practice session for the Monaco Grand Prix...
00:13, 05/24/2019

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....
19:39, 05/17/2019

Baltimore Ravens coach reportedly pulls Michael Pierce from practice after showing up out of shape Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh booted Michael Pierce from the team’s first official practice this week after the defensive tackle showed up out of shape....
02:00, 06/13/2019

East Lansing High assistant baseball coach dies after throwing batting practice East Lansing High School assistant baseball coach Ed Outslay collapsed after batting practice. He was pronounced dead after being taken to a hospital.        ...
16:39, 05/22/2019

Fernando Alonso insists McLaren 'will be back stronger' after crash at Indy 500 practice – video Fernando Alonso escaped injury when he crashed during an Indianapolis 500 practice run after his McLaren car lost traction in the middle of a turn and hit the wall three times. The two-times Formula One world champion managed to get out of the vehicl...
00:52, 05/17/2019

Warriors' Kevin Durant expected to practice with goal of returning in Game 5 of NBA Finals Warriors star Kevin Durant is expected to practice and do an extra workout with younger players on Sunday with the hope that he can play in Game 5.       ...
05:26, 06/10/2019

Chris Paul reportedly kicked Stephen Curry off the practice court before Game 6, but Warriors players had the last laugh after eliminating the Rockets Eric Gay/AP According to a report, Stephen Curry made practice reservations on the Houston Rockets court the night before Game 6, but Chris Paul got wind of it and prevented Curry from practicing. After Curry scored 33 points to help the Warriors el...
02:00, 05/12/2019

Tiger Woods looks 'solid' at Bethpage for PGA Championship during cool, wet practice round Tiger Woods, wearing a wool ski cap over his golf hat, has high spirits despite low temperatures as the PGA Championship week commences.        ...
03:39, 05/14/2019

International Yoga Day 2019: Steps To Keep In Mind Before, During And After Yoga Practice The Ayush Ministry has come up with a set of guidelines for the yoga practice on World Yoga Day. Here are the steps you should keep in mind before, during and after the yoga practice....
19:39, 06/19/2019

A high school football player in Amite City, Louisiana died Tuesday night, following a practice at his school (WDSU) A 15-year-old football player in Amite City, Louisiana died this week after a late-night practice at his high school. Coaches and teammates say Terrance Allen was walking back to the locker room around 9 p.m. Eastern Standard Time Tuesday, whe...
14:13, 06/21/2019

History of the Indianapolis 500 Coined "The Greatest Spectacle in Racing," the Indianapolis 500 has been held annually every year since 1911 except for 1917-18 (World War I) and 1942-45 (World War II).        ...
22:52, 05/22/2019

Today in History for May 6th Highlights of this day in history: The hydrogen-filled airship Hindenburg explodes and crashes; Psychologist Sigmund Freud and actor-director Orson Welles born; Roger Bannister is the first athlete to run a mile in fewer than four minutes. (May 6) &...
11:26, 05/06/2019

Today in History for May 2nd Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Germany's capital Berlin falls in World War II; Artist Leonardo da Vinci dies; Civil War Gen. 'Stonewall' Jackson killed; Nelson Mandela claims victory in South Africa vote; Singer Bing Crosby bo...
11:26, 05/02/2019

Today in History for May 1st President George W. Bush announces major combat has ended in Iraq; U2 spy plane shot down over Soviet Union; Empire State Building dedicated. (May 1)        ...
08:39, 05/01/2019

The Best Moments In E3 History Before E3, everyone gets excited for the big new announcements. But after E3, all anyone remembers—and cherishes—are the kind of screw-ups, misfires and awkward heroism you can only get when corporate executives and video game developers have to get ...
07:52, 06/07/2019

Today in History, May 3rd Highlights of this day in history: Philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli born; The U.S. Supreme Court rules racial covenants in real estate are unenforceable; Joe DiMaggio makes his baseball debut; Singers Pete Seeger and James Brown born. (May 3)  &...
09:00, 05/03/2019

Today in History, May 17 Highlights of Today in History: Brown vs. Board of Education ends separate but equal; Watergate hearings begin; NYSE is born; First Kentucky Derby. (May 17)        ...
11:13, 05/17/2019

Today in History for May 8 Highlights of this day in history: Allies celebrate the end of World War Two; Indians holding the hamlet of Wounded Knee surrender; Coca-Cola invented. (May 8)        ...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Today in History for May 16th Highlights of this day in history: President Andrew Johnson survives a key vote at his Senate trial after his impeachment; First Oscars are presented; Actor Henry Fonda born; Singer Sammy Davis, Jr. and Muppets creator Jim Henson die. (May 16) ...
08:39, 05/16/2019

One of the Best Investments in History Becomes a Headache One of the best investments of all time has become a big financial headache. Tencent’s anchor shareholder has a curiously incomplete plan to manage the downside of its extraordinary early bet on the Chinese tech giant....
20:26, 06/24/2019

The 6 deadliest hurricanes in US history Getty Images Hurricane season starts June 1 and runs through November 30. The six deadliest hurricanes in US history each claimed more than 1,000 lives. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. June 1 marked the start of hurricane season...
07:00, 06/14/2019

Today in History for June 3rd Highlights of this day in history: Ed White is the first American to walk in space; Iran's Ayatollah Khomeini and Pope John XXIII die; Britain's Duke of Windsor weds Wallis Simpson; Poet Allen Ginsberg and entertainer Josephine Baker born....
10:13, 06/03/2019

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in WTA history Every woman who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the WTA's computer rankings on November 3, 1975.        ...
14:50, 04/28/2019

Today in History for May 30th Highlights of this day in history: Clean-up ends at New York's Ground Zero, months after the Sept. 11th attacks; France's Joan of Arc burned at the stake; Baseball's Cal Ripken, Jr. begins his games streak; Bandleader Benny Goodman bo...
07:52, 05/30/2019

Today in History for June 4th Highlights of this day in history: Chinese troops crush a pro-democracy movement in Beijing's Tiananmen Square; World War II's Battle of Midway begins; Henry Ford tests his quadricycle; Bruce Springsteen releases 'Born in the U.S.A.&a...
08:13, 06/04/2019

Today in History for June 5th Highlights of this day in history: Sen. Robert F. Kennedy assassinated in Los Angeles; The Six-Day War erupts in the Mideast; Birth of the Marshall Plan; First reported AIDS cases in the U.S.; Former President Ronald Reagan dies. (June 5)  &#...
10:26, 06/05/2019

What were the 13 most expensive wars in U.S. history? With the recent 75th anniversary of D-Day, we are reminded once again of the human cost of freedom and liberty. But what is the financial cost of war?       ...
15:00, 06/13/2019

Today in History for June 2nd Highlights of this day in history: Timothy McVeigh convicted in the Oklahoma City bombing; Coronation day for Britain's Queen Elizabeth II; Pope John Paul II visits Poland; Baseball's Lou Gehrig dies. (June 2)     ...
04:26, 06/02/2019

Today in History for May 10th Highlights of this day in history: A golden spike completes America's first transcontinental railroad; Nazis burn books in Germany; Rudolf Hess parachutes into Scotland; Nelson Mandela takes office in S. Africa; U2's frontman Bono born. (...
10:13, 05/10/2019

Today in History for June 7th Highlights of this day in history: James Byrd, Jr. dragged to death in Texas; Communists complete takeover of Czechoslovakia; Israel destroys an Iraqi nuclear power plant; 'Grease' opens on Broadway; Singer-songwriter Prince born. (June 7...
08:26, 06/07/2019

Today in History for Monday, May 5th Highlights of this day in history: Alan Shepard becomes the first American in space; France's Napoleon Bonaparte dies; Philosopher Karl Marx born; IRA member Bobby Sands during a prison hunger strike; Carnegie Hall opens in New York. (May 5) ...
09:52, 05/05/2019

Today in History for May 24th Highlights of this day in history: Samuel Morse opens America's first telegraph line; Four men sentenced for the 1993 World Trade Center bombing; Britain's Queen Victoria born; The Brooklyn Bridge opens; Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan born. ...
10:52, 05/24/2019

Today in History for June 9th Highlights of this day in history: Sen. Joseph McCarthy confronted over his anti-communist tactics; Author Charles Dickens dies; Comedian Richard Pryor suffers burns; Secretariat wins Triple Crown; Electric guitar pioneer Les Paul born. (June 9) &...
19:52, 06/10/2019

Today in History for May 22nd Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy sign the 'Pact of Steel'; Richard Nixon is the first U.S. president to visit the Soviet Union; Actor Laurence Olivier born; Johnny Carson hosts his last 'Tonight Show.&...
09:13, 05/22/2019

The history of celebrating Memorial Day Memorial Day is more than the start summer. The holiday has a rich history and every American celebrates differently.        ...
21:00, 05/23/2019

Today in History for June 8th Highlights of this day in history: Islam's Prophet Mohammed dies; James Earl Ray caught, wanted for killing civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.; Architect Frank Lloyd Wright born; The N.Y. Yankees retire Mickey Mantle's number. (J...
19:52, 06/10/2019

The 100 absolute best songs in history 24/7 Wall St. has determined the 100 absolute best songs of all time by creating an index based on sales and more.        ...
22:26, 05/29/2019

Today in History for May 28th On this day in 1908 English author Ian Fleming was born; Actor and comedian Phil Hartman is killed in California; more        ...
18:00, 05/28/2019

The Real History of Father's Day Father’s Day is this Sunday—in case you need a reminder—and while golf, beer, and barbecue may come to mind, it’s a celebration with complex, religious origins and one even arguably fueled by the women’s liberation movement that began in the 60s....
21:26, 06/11/2019

Today in History for May 26th Highlights of this day in history: Allied troops begin their evacuation from Dunkirk, France; President Andrew Johnson's impeachment trial ends with his acquittal; Actor John Wayne; Michael Jackson and Elvis Presley's daughter Lisa Marie ...
07:13, 05/26/2019

Today in History for June 1st Highlights of this day in history: The Beatles release their 'Sgt. Pepper' album; Actress Marilyn Monroe born; CNN hits the airwaves; Mormon leader Brigham Young born; Blind and deaf author and activist Helen Keller dies. (June 1)  ...
20:26, 06/01/2019

Memorial Day Weather History Fire up the grill, put on the sunscreen, and strap on those floaties; it’s the unofficial start of summer! Memorial Day is first and foremost a day of remembrance of all those who gave the ultimate sacrifice for our country. Memorial Day is also a ti...
18:26, 05/27/2019

The history of the oversized heavyweight Oliver Goldstein examines the meaning of the biggest and tallest heavyweights in history The post The history of the oversized heavyweight appeared first on Boxing News....
13:26, 06/12/2019

Today in History for June 7th On this day in 1998 in Jasper, Texas, three white men chain a black man, James Byrd, Junior, to a pickup truck, then drag him to his death; more        ...
22:13, 06/07/2019

Today in History for May 20th Highlights of this day in history: Charles Lindbergh begins his trans-Atlantic flight; Amelia Earhart starts her trek across the Atlantic; Freedom Riders attacked in the South; Explorer Christopher Columbus, comedienne Gilda Radner die. (May 20) &...
19:00, 05/20/2019

Today in History for May 27th Today in History for May 27th: The Golden Gate Bridge opens in 1937; in 1936 the Queen Mary leaves port on its maiden voyage; and more        ...
01:52, 05/28/2019

Today in History for May 31st Highlights of this day in history: The Johnstown Flood kills more than 2,200 people in Pennsylvania; Israel hangs ex-Nazi official Adolf Eichmann; Bombing suspect Eric Rudolph caught in North Carolina; Actor-director Clint Eastwood born. (May 31) ...
12:00, 05/31/2019

The Secret History of Muslims in America Muslims have existed in America for as long as the country has been around—not that you’d know that from our mainstream telling of American history. In this special episode of The Secret Life of Muslims, we take a look at the hidden history of Muslim...
18:13, 05/24/2019

Nats make history with four straight HRs in 8th The Nationals hit four straight home runs in the eighth inning Sunday and in the process became the first franchise in MLB history to accomplish the feat twice....
01:13, 06/10/2019

The unexpected history of the Sikh turban Growing up in Southall, West London, where many of Britain's Sikhs settled after moving to the UK, the turban was all around us: at home, in the gurdwara, on the street. It is Sikhs' most identifiable feature....
01:00, 05/28/2019

D-Day: The Weather Forecast that Changed the Course of History The most important element of the D-Day invasion was something that General Dwight Eisenhower and the Allied forces couldn’t plan for… the weather. The attack was delayed by one day to June 6, 1944 because of the miserable weather. Thousa...
01:52, 06/07/2019

A History of the Crusades As Told by Crusaders' DNA History can tell us a lot about the Crusades, the series of religious wars fought between 1095 and 1291, in which Christian invaders tried to claim the Near East. But the DNA of nine 13th century Crusaders buried in a pit in Lebanon shows that there'...
12:52, 05/20/2019

Kapow! The history of fighting games We’ve come a long way since that 80s one where you punched a bull in the face. As fighting games hit home in Black Mirror’s Striking Vipers, we chart their evolutionNicole Beharie Q&A: ‘Technology might hinder a relationship in the Black Mirror world...
13:52, 06/01/2019

Today in History for June 13th Highlights of this day in history: The Pentagon Papers hits newsstands amid the Vietnam War; Thurgood Marshall nominated for the U.S. Supreme Court; The 'Miranda' warning; Pioneer 10 leaves solar system; Swing legend Benny Goodman dies. (...
11:26, 06/13/2019

Today in History for June 12th Highlights of this day in history: President Ronald Reagan demands the tearing down of the Berlin Wall; Civil rights activist Medgar Evers killed; O.J. Simpson's ex-wife Nicole and Ronald Goldman murdered; Baseball Hall of Fame opens. (June 12...
09:39, 06/12/2019

Get a Free Vehicle History Report Before You Buy a Car In our ceaseless quest to provide you with the most helpful tips and tricks in the known universe, we frequently refresh old stories with more accurate information. Nothing lasts forever, after all, and life hacks are no exception....
22:52, 05/20/2019

How Cody Bellinger could have the best season in MLB history For two months, the Dodgers outfielder has been virtually flawless in all aspects of the game, giving us a glimpse of what the greatest season ever would look like....
16:13, 05/30/2019

Argentina makes World Cup history At the final whistle, goalkeeper Vanina Correa fell to her knees as her teammates embraced each other. Though they had not won, they had created history....
00:39, 06/11/2019

Most lavish royal weddings in history Scroll through to learn about some of the most lavish royal weddings in history, including the wedding of Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan.        ...
18:52, 05/21/2019

Crazy history of the 'Back to the Future' car The unpainted stainless steel body, the gull-wing doors, the rear-mounted engine. When John DeLorean set out to create his own sports car, he knew these features would set it apart from everything else....
01:26, 05/17/2019

Today in History for June 19th Highlights of this day in history: Julius and Ethel Rosenberg executed; Father's Day first celebrated in the U.S.; The event behind 'Juneteenth'; Author Salman Rushdie born; NBA draft pick Len Bias dies; Entertainer Paula Adbul born. ...
06:52, 06/19/2019

The History Of Lightsabers In Video Games The lightsaber is the main weapon of the Jedi and Sith and is seen often in the main Star Wars films and TV shows. It emits a powerful beam of focused energy and also makes a really fun noise when you move it around. You know the one. You’ve made it ...
22:00, 05/05/2019

A Brief History of Doctor Who's Missing Episodes It’s hard to imagine that a franchise with such an important history as Doctor Who doesn’t have a complete archive of its journeys across time and space. But that’s been the case for Who since the ‘70s, and the impact of a controversial BBC program t...
20:00, 06/21/2019

How to Delete Your Google Purchase History Yes, Google is tracking your purchases, but this isn’t a new thing. Google’s collection mechanisms—information it pulls in from your Gmail—have been going on for some time. If this is your first time hearing about this mess, visit this page to see ev...
22:52, 05/20/2019

Today in History for April 30th Highlights of this day in history: Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler commits suicide; End of the Vietnam War as Saigon falls; George Washington sworn in as America's first president; The Louisiana Purchase; Country singer Willie Nelson born. (April 3...
05:52, 04/30/2019

Mercedes make F1 history with fourth one-two in a row Mercedes added another first to the Formula One record books on Sunday as the only team to win the opening four races of a season with a perfect four one-two finishes....
20:26, 04/28/2019

The 13 Most Notorious Deleted Tweets in History Everyone makes a bad tweet now and then. And sometimes a tweet is so bad, that the user has to delete it forever. But the internet never forgets.Read more......
21:00, 05/01/2019

Today in History for June 16th Highlights of this day in history: Abraham Lincoln says America cannot remain divided over slavery; Valentina Tereshkova becomes the first woman in space; Deadly Soweto riots erupt in South Africa; Ballet dancer Rudolf Nureyev defects. (June 16) &...
21:00, 06/16/2019

Today in History: April 29th On this day in history: Rioting hits Los Angeles after four white officers are acquitted of most charges in beating of Rodney King; Dachau concentration camp liberated; Jerry Seinfeld born. (April 29)        ...
08:26, 04/29/2019

Today in History for June 18th Highlights of this day in history: Churchill rallies Britain in World War II; Napoleon beaten at Battle of Waterloo; Amelia Earhart crosses the Atlantic; Sally Ride becomes America's first woman in space; Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney born. (June 1...
14:13, 06/18/2019

Today in History for June 24th Highlights of this day in history: Start of the Berlin blockade during the early Cold War; Boxing champ Jack Dempsey born; Comedian and actor Jackie Gleason of 'The Honeymooners' fame dies. (June 24)        ...
13:00, 06/24/2019

Today in History for June 15th Highlights of this day in history: England's King John signs the Magna Carta; A deadly steamboat fire in New York City; Jordan's King Hussein weds American Lisa Halaby; Arlington National Cemetery created; Singer Ella Fitzgerald dies. (Ju...
18:26, 06/15/2019

Bow Wow, Wow! The 45 million-year-old History of Dogs, And Us! Anyone who has a dog, or has experienced losing one, knows the depth and uniqueness of ‘that special bond’, but why and when in the history of our planet, did this love affair between humans and dogs begin? Discover the history of dogs and human inte...
02:39, 05/12/2019

A brief history of cheating at video games For as long as we've played games, there have been players willing to break the rules in order to win. Whether it's rolling weighted dice, counting cards, or hip checking pinball machines, you can bet your bottom dollar that if there's...
19:00, 06/15/2019

Today in History for June 25th Highlights of this day in history: The Korean War begins; Custer meets his end at the Battle of Little Bighorn; John Dean testifies before the Senate Watergate Committee; Author George Orwell born; Deep-sea explorer Jacques Cousteau dies. (June 25)...
07:52, 06/25/2019

What's in a nickname? NFL has had great ones in its history NFL At 100: The memorable moments and teams in NFL history can be summarized by a word or phrase such as the "Steel Curtain" or "America's Team." And the NFL has had more than its share of those moments and teams through the years.   ...
21:00, 06/14/2019

Today in History for June 14th Highlights of this day in history: Nazi Germany's troops enter Paris during World War II; TWA Flight 847 hijacked; Stars and Stripes adopted as official U.S. flag; Leftist guerrilla Che Guevara and real estate mogul Donald Trump born. (June 14...
07:26, 06/14/2019

Today in History for June 26th Highlights of this day in history: President John F. Kennedy rallies West Berlin during the Cold War; The U.N. Charter signed; Scientists complete first rough map of the human genetic code; Charlie Chaplin's 'The Gold Rush' premieres....
13:00, 06/26/2019

Women ready to add to their history at Hazeltine The LPGA Tour gets its crack at Hazeltine National, the course with a recent history of surprising outcomes        ...
01:00, 06/20/2019

Today in History for June 23rd Highlights of this day in history: A key moment in the Watergate scandal; Adolf Hitler visits Paris after France falls to Nazi Germany; The typewriter gets a patent; Polio vaccine pioneer Dr. Jonas Salk and TV producer Aaron Spelling die. (June 23)...
05:52, 06/23/2019

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in ATP Tour history Every man who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the ATP Tour's rankings on August 23, 1973.        ...
14:50, 04/28/2019

Today in History for June 22nd Highlights of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire die. (June 22) ...
21:00, 06/22/2019

Today in History for June 20th Highlights of this day in history: Lizzie Borden found innocent of a grisly double murder; Britain's Queen Victoria begins rule; Race-related rioting hits Detroit; Muhammad Ali convicted in Vietnam War-era draft case; 'Jaws' premieres...
08:26, 06/20/2019

Today in History for April 28th Highlights of this day in history: Italy's dictator Benito Mussolini killed; Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein born; Muhammad Ali refuses military induction during the Vietnam War; The first space tourist; 'Tonight Show' host Jay Leno bor...
15:26, 04/28/2019

A visual history of female rage In the wake of the Kavanaugh hearings last September, I developed a new self-care routine: I put on a sheet mask, cue up some soothing music, and look at paintings of murderous women....
14:47, 04/28/2019

Today in History for April 27th Highlights of this day in history: President and Civil War general Ulysses S. Grant born; Explorer Ferdinand Magellan killed; U.S. Marines attack North Africa during the First Barbary War; Ailing baseball star Babe Ruth honored. (April 27)  &...
15:26, 04/28/2019

Woodstock concerts have history of problems Despite the legacy of Woodstock's iconic concerts that began in 1969, putting on the festivals have never been smooth.        ...
16:13, 04/30/2019

Today in History for June 17th Highlights of this day in history: The Watergate scandal begins to unfold; The Battle of Bunker Hill during the American Revolution; O.J. Simpson arrested in the slayings of his ex-wife Nicole and Ronald Goldman; Singer Kate Smith dies. (June 17) ...
10:52, 06/17/2019

Hurricanes G McElhinney might start, make history If Curtis McElhinney starts in goal for the Carolina Hurricanes against the New York Islanders in Game 3 of the second-round playoff series on Wednesday, he would make history....
04:52, 05/01/2019

Can you name five female artists? How the art world is rewriting history The Australian Cruthers family are among a global movement of galleries and philanthropists putting the spotlight back on womenWhen Sydney-based arts consultant John Cruthers hires a new intern, he always gives them what seems like a simple first job...
15:52, 05/28/2019

Women's World Cup 2019: The most important in history The eighth edition of the Women's World Cup has been described as the most important in history. Kicking off in Paris on Friday, the tournament certainly promises to be the best yet....
13:39, 06/07/2019

For Kishi Bashi, History Teaches Compassion The songwriter Kaoru Ishibashi’s fourth album, “Omoiyari,” filters lyrics about the Japanese-American internment through sounds rooted in Laurel Canyon pop....
23:26, 05/29/2019

The (Almost) Forgotten History of The Mission of San Ignacio Miní The name Argentina comes from the Latin word for sliver 'argentum', and it is indeed a country rich architectural heritage, especially in its main cities. ...
05:39, 05/27/2019

LBGTQ TV: A history of gay characters, from Stonewall to 'Batwoman' The 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots is a milestone for the gay-rights movement, one being commemorated with everything from parades to documentaries. It's also a moment to look back at TV's history chronicling that fight -- one characterized ...
18:39, 06/07/2019

The Iron Throne’s History, and Its Final Judgment A dragon passed final judgment regarding the jagged, twisted chair that made everyone so power hungry. But perhaps the throne was a good judge as well....
00:00, 05/22/2019

No limitations: Ali Stroker makes history with Tony win NEW YORK (AP) — When she sings, Ali Stroker says, she has “no limitations.” That was clear on Sunday as Stroker performed and made history as the first actor in a wheelchair to capture a Tony Award. She earned the trophy for her portrayal...
09:39, 06/10/2019

'Genius' trainer makes history at Newmarket Trainer Aidan O'Brien made history in Newmarket Saturday, becoming the first trainer to win the 2,000 Guineas three times in a row in nearly 200 years....
18:39, 05/04/2019

A history of New York’s larger-than-life felines The history of New York is filled with inspirational figures, eccentric characters and unexpected heroes. But some are in danger of being forgotten, ones whose names rarely get mentioned in the history books. Like, for instance, the cats. No, serious...
16:13, 05/03/2019

How Muslims Have Been a Major Part of American History G/O Media is teaming up with Smartypants Pictures to premiere the second season of The Secret Life of Muslims — a video series with a view on modern Islam you’re not getting on cable news....
17:52, 05/25/2019

JANUARY IS BUSIEST MONTH IN CBOE HISTORY; CHICAGO, February 1, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that trading volume during January rose 81% to 110,831,088 contracts, up from January 2007's volume of 61,319,060 contracts. January 2008 was ......
10:26, 05/05/2019

'Hardcore History' host Dan Carlin wants you to relive WW1 in VR With his hit podcast, Hardcore History, Dan Carlin brought his love for the past to the masses. It was only a matter of time until he wanted to move beyond audio -- but instead of moving into the crowded world of documentaries, he turned to VR. War R...
03:39, 05/06/2019

History will prove Merkel right on refugees: EU's Juncker Angela Merkel was right to take in nearly 1 million refugees in 2015, EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker said in an interview. He also revealed how he got Donald Trump to kiss him....
10:52, 05/24/2019

Hidden Romanian Treasures– A Cursed History People have spoken of hidden Romanian treasures for generations. Some of these stories are terrible, but each tale involves mystery, curses, and legends.  ...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Luckiest traveler in the history of mankind gets an entire 737 to himself Flying might be the fastest way to travel over a long distance but you don’t have to look very hard to find plenty of reasons to hate it. Even if you don’t have a fear of heights or anxiety about flying you still have to deal with the fac...
13:52, 05/02/2019

PSA: You can now auto-delete your location and web history on Google It’s no secret that, unless you explicitly opt out, Google keeps an extensive record of your every activity on its digital real estate. From your location history to the searches you perform on Google and YouTube, the company goes to great lengths to...
10:39, 05/02/2019

Most expensive cheese in history sells for over $16K at auction An artisan blue cheese sold for over $16,000 at an auction in Spain, shattering the Guinness world record for the most “expensive cheese in history.” In August 2018, 15 different restaurateurs from across the country met for an auction of...
01:39, 06/22/2019

History not on Anthony Joshua's side fighting in the U.S. Unified heavyweight world titleholder Anthony Joshua is a big favorite in his United States debut, but fighting for a heavyweight title -- or defending one -- for the first time in the U.S. has not gone so well historically for British boxers....
18:13, 05/29/2019

Google will soon let you auto-delete your location and web history Like Facebook, Google has been hounded by privacy advocates to improve its data collection policies, and has received particular criticism for indefinitely holding on to users’ geo-location information on its servers.In response, Google has be...
06:13, 05/02/2019

Everything sucks so much that we're just airbrushing women presidents into history now In times of trouble, countries tend to retreat into the soothing dreams of a fictional, more glorious past. We see this in nationalist projects throughout history, leaders calling their people to reclaim some sort of lost greatness by hearkening back...
20:26, 05/29/2019

The 30 largest worker strikes in American history Labor strikes have made recent history with teachers in many states striking recently. The largest strikes in U.S. history go back to the late 1800s.        ...
19:52, 05/06/2019

Man Linked To Over 60 Deaths May Be Most Prolific Killer In US History Samuel Little drew their portraits in paint and in pencil, filling out the contours of the faces of women he said he killed over nearly four decades....
07:52, 06/09/2019

Factbox: History of helicopter crashes in New York A deadly helicopter crash on the roof of a New York City skyscraper on Monday was the latest in a series of accidents involving choppers in the largest U.S. city over the years....
04:26, 06/11/2019

The 10 Biggest Cultural Thefts in Black History Netflix’s new documentary, The Lion’s Share, chronicles the history of the song “The Lion Sleeps Tonight,” how it became a worldwide hit and—most importantly—how media companies including Disney, kept the song’s original creator, South African musici...
16:26, 05/30/2019

Chinese Railroad Workers Were Almost Written Out of History. Now They’re Getting Their Due. It’s been 150 years since two railroads were joined together to form the first Transcontinental Railroad. At a ceremony in Utah, Chinese railroad workers were recognized for the pivotal role they played in its construction....
14:52, 05/14/2019

An AEI scholar breaks down the military history between Iran and the US The Trump administration is accusing Iran for the attacks on the shipping tankers in the Gulf of Oman. The attacks are the latest in a series in the region that the U.S. blames on Iran, despite the Iranian government's denials. Michael Rubin, Am...
18:39, 06/14/2019

‘The Big Bang Theory’ makes history in Washington, DC ‘The Big Bang Theory” ended its run three weeks ago, but will live on in perpetuity — not only in repeats but as part of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington, DC. “BBT” producer Warner Bros. Television has donated a sle...
00:00, 06/07/2019

Yankees are testing their history of good fortune like never before I remain unsure how the 2013 Yankees won 85 games. They played in a division in which three other clubs had at least that many victories, and the Yanks got there despite consistently fielding lineups with Travis Hafner, Jayson Nix, Lyle Overbay, Chri...
05:39, 05/05/2019

Europe’s far-right leaders unite with a vow to ‘change history’ Matteo Salvini and Marine Le Pen are joining with allies to create what may be the third-largest bloc in the European parliamentItalian deputy prime minister Matteo Salvini led a rally of his European far-right allies in front of Milan’s Gothic cathe...
00:39, 05/19/2019

| Guardiola hails City's history boys Pep Guardiola saluted Manchester City's history makers after they clinched the domestic treble with a swaggering 6-0 rout of Watford in the FA Cup final....
00:13, 05/19/2019

Cannes to present Palme d’Or, with history on the line CANNES, France (AP) — History could be made when the top award of the Cannes Film Festival is handed out Saturday. Cannes’ Palme d’Or is decided by a nine-person jury, headed this year by Alejandro Inarritu. Their deliberations are done i...
13:39, 05/25/2019

Arya Just Changed Game of Thrones History. Here’s How She Did It Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. It wasn’t Jon. Nor Daenerys. Instead, Arya got the hero’s moment at the end of the Battle of Winterfell. After thousands fell during the fight in “The Long Night,...
15:00, 04/29/2019

Hamilton 'proud to be writing history' with Mercedes "Spanish Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton was delighted to be part of another Mercedes 1-2 race success, their fifth in a row at the start of the 2019 season."...
23:00, 05/12/2019

Knicks’ NBA draft history: The good, bad and very ugly The Knicks’ golden era was built through the draft. The final pieces that came later on — Dave DeBusschere, Dick Barnett, and later still Pearl Monroe and Jerry Lucas — were the auxiliary pieces that put them over the top. But from 1964-67, the follo...
04:00, 06/02/2019

Pope apologizes for history of discrimination against Roma BLAJ, Romania — Pope Francis apologized Sunday to the Roma ethnic minority for the history of discrimination against them in Europe and paid homage to Romanian Catholics persecuted during communist rule as he wrapped up his third and final day with a...
00:00, 06/04/2019

NHL draft: Six of the worst picks in league history Alexandre Daigle went No. 1 overall to the Ottawa Senators in 1993, but he never came close to matching the hype. Who else was a bad draft pick?       ...
12:39, 06/17/2019

How to Download Your Entire Amazon Purchase History Over the years I’ve made more than a few Amazon purchases. I’ve always known that I could go into the site and look at my recent order history. One thing I didn’t know is you can download your entire order history in spreadsheet form from the site. C...
19:13, 04/28/2019

ETA's bloody history: 853 killings in 60 years of violence The most-wanted member of the Basque separatist militant group ETA, who had been on the run for 17 years, was caught by police on Thursday in the French Alps....
15:00, 05/16/2019

Should I Be Worried If a Used Car Has an Incomplete Service History on Carfax? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to help out. This week we are discussing service records on history reports, the future resale value of...
19:00, 05/17/2019

Humanity's history of migration by sea — from Troy to Lampedusa When are refugees welcome — and when not? Historian Erik Lindner takes a long look back to discover answers to this question. He reveals them in his book "Flight Across the Sea."...
16:00, 06/03/2019

How The Man In the High Castle effectively blends history and CGI The Man In the High Castle returns for its fourth and final season later this year. In the meantime, we sat down with the Emmy-nominated visual effects team at Barnstorm VFX to talk about bringing the dystopian world of the Greater Nazi Reich to life...
02:52, 06/07/2019

Oi Trump: a short history of penis protests Eighteen-year-old Ollie Nancarrow mowed a giant phallus into a field to greet Donald Trump as the US president flew into Stansted airport this morning. He’s not the first to employ such imageryThe schoolteachers of your childhood won’t agree, but som...
20:13, 06/03/2019

If the Fed Cuts, History Provides Guide to Market Impact The consensus view is that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates soon as a form of insurance against persistently low inflation. Fed behavior patterns from previous years hold lessons now for investors....
16:13, 06/13/2019

Austria's FPÖ Freedom Party: A Turbulent History Chaired by a former Nazi functionary and SS officer more than 60 years ago, the Freedom Party of Austria (FPÖ) has taken a controversial path through the decades. The latest allegations surround corruption....
01:13, 05/19/2019

Stonewall 50: A look at the history — and future — of the movement that changed the world How do we recall an event for which only the vaguest of records exists, with most of the central actors dead and gone? The Stonewall riots of 1969, which gave rise to the modern LGBTQ-rights movement, rest on one unequivocal historical fact: On the n...
17:13, 06/21/2019

A history of Webster Hall’s 133 years of rocking New York If halls could talk, this one would scream. Webster Hall is making its triumphant return to the New York music scene, but few fans know this East Village spot’s long history. Dating back to 1886, this hallowed space housed everyone from suffragettes ...
22:00, 05/02/2019

Suspected Sacramento cop-killer had history of domestic violence The man accused of shooting and killing a rookie Sacramento, Calif., police officer Wednesday evening had been accused of domestic violence on several occasions, according to media reports. ...
06:52, 06/21/2019

Facing 3-1 deficit, Warriors hope to reverse history A defiant Golden State Warriors team are adamant they can overturn a 3-1 deficit to the Toronto Raptors and erase memories of becoming the first team to fail to win the NBA title after holding the same advantage....
12:00, 06/08/2019

ABCs of LGBTQ history mandated for more U.S. public schools A picture book for second graders about a family with two moms. A lesson for fourth graders about Gold Rush era stagecoach driver Charley Parkhurst, who was born a woman but lived as a man....
19:13, 05/03/2019

Pat Shurmur’s history with Corey Ballentine adds to heartbreak The Giants are giving Corey Ballentine as much time as he needs after the rookie cornerback was shot in an incident earlier in the week that took the life of one of his best friends. “This is a unique situation, and we want him to get full closure on...
12:00, 05/04/2019

Thanatographia Imago Mortis: The History of Futuristic Forensics Science fiction and laymen’s superstitions abound with the concept that the image of the killer is embedded in the retina of the victim.  ...
09:52, 06/25/2019

Apple will soon kill off iTunes and, with it, an entire era of music history Enlarge / The new Apple Podcasts app for Mac. (credit: Ron Amadeo) SAN JOSE, Calif.—As part of a slate of upcoming software updates, Apple will close the door on one of its most iconic pieces of software: iTunes. The company will split the applica...
23:13, 06/03/2019

From All in the Family to Pose and Special, Celebrate TV's LGBTQ History We've come a long way, babies. In the years since All in the Family introduced the first gay character in primetime TV, there's now Pose, an acclaimed FX drama featuring the most......
19:39, 06/03/2019

The Age of Sail Recaptured: Model Maritime History in Mauritius Gazing at model replicas of the HMS Victory and the Bucentaure one conjures up the naval Battle of Trafalgar; breathing the toxic gun smoke, gagging on the smell of gun powder ...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Suarez has written himself into Barcelona history, but Coutinho looks dispensable "Luis Suarez and Philippe Coutinho traded places as Liverpool\u0027s talismanic figure before earning dream moves to Barcelona, but while the Uruguayan has become one of the Catalan side\u0027s greatest strikers ever, the Brazilian is seen as an expe...
14:13, 05/01/2019

Quedlinburg: Rich in history and full of lively charm The town of Quedlinburg, with its timber-framed houses, was named a UNESCO World Heritage Site 25 years ago. The title and the commitment of its citizens saved it from ruin. Join DW on a short trip to the Middle Ages....
10:26, 05/31/2019

Thunder Snow makes Dubai World Cup history It's "where the world's best meet, from far and near," according to Dubai ruler Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who ahead of the Dubai World Cup had penned a 24-line poem in honor of the prestigious event....
10:52, 04/30/2019

The ‘Counter-Textbooks’ Offering Kids a Radical Look at History Throughout the promotion of Beacon Press’ ReVisioning American History series–in which each book tells the nation’s story through the lens of a marginalized group–the authors kept getting the same question, usually from a teac...
02:00, 06/07/2019

How YouTube erased history in its battle against white supremacy YouTube's removal of thousands of videos and channels featuring Holocaust denial and Nazi ideologies offended a wide array of would-be supporters of its new hate speech policy....
08:00, 06/14/2019

This week in tech history: Nintendo's N64 goes on sale in Japan At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical te...
17:00, 06/23/2019

Only one movie in history has been both an unmitigated disaster and a runaway smash It’s one of the oldest stories in Hollywood. A grand, ambitious movie production descends into chaos. The budget balloons. The script is hastily rewritten. The stars or directors or producers start acting like petty tyrants. Maybe a storm destroys a ...
17:39, 05/31/2019

Philadelphia cocaine haul is largest in U.S. history: 35K pounds and $1.1B Federal authorities have upped the amount of cocaine they seized from a ship at the Philadelphia port to more than 35,000 pounds.       ...
07:26, 06/22/2019

The Anthropocene epoch: have we entered a new phase of planetary history? Human activity has transformed the Earth – but scientists are divided about whether this is really a turning point in geological history. By Nicola DavisonIt was February 2000 and the Nobel laureate Paul Crutzen was sitting in a meeting room in Cuern...
11:52, 05/30/2019

Toni Morrison, Unseen And Unsung: A Brief Oral history As a new documentary from Timothy Greenfield-Sanders reveals, the Nobel Prize–winning author has also been a teacher, an editor and a cherished friend and mentor to other writers. Here, WSJ. talks to a few who know Toni Morrison best about her extrao...
17:39, 06/24/2019

Djokovic has tennis history within grasp at the French Open Novak Djokovic is poised to become only the second man in history to hold all four major titles at once on two separate occasions        ...
23:13, 06/06/2019

"Not Here For Decoration": Thai Transgender Parliamentarians Make History Smiling broadly, Tanwarin triumphantly cast her vote for prime minister as the first transgender MPs enter parliament in Thailand, where tolerance for the LGBT community is not matched by......
19:39, 06/06/2019

Marriott Stock Soars DESPITE the Biggest Cyberattack in History? There was every reason for investors to “check out” of hotel giant Marriott, as a flood of bad news arrived in February. But now see and hear why there was a good reason to “stay.”...
22:39, 06/04/2019

Stephen Moore has a history of questionable comments. Here’s a roundup. The former columnist for the National Review and the Wall Street Journal has advocated eliminating child labor laws, mocked women in athletics, joked about AIDS and suggested that closing the gender wage gap would destroy family stability in America....
06:00, 05/02/2019

Smithsonian Natural History reopens Fossil Hall Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History opens Fossil Hall to the public on Saturday, June 8, 2019, after a major renovation that took 5 years.        ...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Discovery of 16,000-year-old Footprint That Could Change the History of the Americas There are some discoveries that can change the way that we think about history. Archaeologists in Chile believe that they have made one such discovery.  ...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Muslim model makes swimsuit issue history Boundary-breaking Muslim supermodel Halima Aden has made history once again by becoming the first model to wear a hijab and burkini in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue....
09:00, 05/01/2019

This week in tech history: Microsoft shows us the Surface At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical te...
19:13, 06/16/2019

Europa League: Eintracht Frankfurt on the verge of history Thirty-nine years after Eintracht Frankfurt's historic UEFA Cup triumph over Borussia Mönchengladbach, the Eagles are ninety minutes away from another major European final – and a whole city holds its breath....
10:26, 05/09/2019

California's 2018 fires were the most expensive in state history Most of the $12bn in damages relate to the Paradise fire, which killed 85 and destroyed nearly 19,000 buildingsInsurance claims have topped $12bn for the November wildfires in California, making them the most expensive in state history.The figure rel...
02:26, 05/09/2019

The history and evolution of the Royal Ascot dress code Royal Ascot is one of the world's most prestigious horse races and a highlight of the British summer social season. Each June, more than 300,000 visitors travel to the five-day event -- among them Queen Elizabeth and other members of the royal family...
20:52, 06/17/2019

Journeyman pitcher Edwin Jackson on the verge of history Edwin Jackson is on the verge of making history after the right-hander was traded from Oakland to Toronto        ...
09:26, 05/13/2019

The chilling story of one of the most fierce fights in boxing history The tragic story of 1991's Fight of the Year between Robert Quiroga and Kid Akeem The post The chilling story of one of the most fierce fights in boxing history appeared first on Boxing News....
05:00, 06/15/2019

Six San Francisco Supervisors Could Make Privacy History This Week Six officials in San Francisco this week could change the legal landscape for facial recognition technology in the heart of America’s technology industry.Read more......
19:52, 05/13/2019

Atmospheric CO2 levels just hit the highest point in the history of our species The Earth is dealing with something that it hasn’t faced in at least the last 800,000 years. It’s a dramatic shift in the levels of carbon dioxide present in the planet’s atmosphere, and it’s abundantly clear that mankind is t...
20:39, 05/13/2019

No One Can Escape Their Family History on Game of Thrones. Here’s What That Could Mean for Jon Snow A lot of Game of Thrones fans are mad about Jaime. At the end of the very first episode of the show, he pushed a child out of a window. But over the course of several seasons, he strove to become a better person, thanks mostly to the honorable Brienn...
22:39, 05/13/2019

U.S. Open history beckons but Koepka still chasing respect Brooks Koepka could this week become the first player in over a century to win three consecutive U.S. Opens yet was feeling like golf's forgotten man on Tuesday, miffed at not being included in a promotion for the major....
00:26, 06/12/2019

Ali Stroker Accepts Tony in a Wheelchair, Making History “This award is for every kid who is watching tonight who has a disability, who has a limitation or a challenge,” said Ms. Stroker, who won for her role as Ado Annie in “Oklahoma!.”...
07:00, 06/10/2019

The Latest: Short history of Koepka, Spieth in majors FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The Latest on the PGA Championship on Saturday (all times local): 11 a.m. Brooks Koepka and Jordan Spieth have a recent history playing together in a major, but not a long one. They were in the same group for the opening two ...
18:13, 05/18/2019

This week in tech history: Google Assistant is born At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical te...
00:39, 05/19/2019

You're wearing that? Images of the ugliest MLB uniforms in history From throw-back nights to 'Turn Ahead the Clock' promotions, MLB has history of good and bad uniforms. Here are among the worst sartorial selections.       ...
07:00, 06/12/2019

Exclusive: For Sale: An East Side Townhouse With a History The house, which comes with a two-car garage, is being sold for $21.8 million by the estate of Diana King, a daughter of Charles King, the founder of King World Productions....
11:39, 05/11/2019

The Pixel 3a turned out the most leaked phone in history, was that a buzzkill for you? From the complete specs sheet to the final naming scheme, and even lengthy review videos, we've known all about the Pixel 3a and 3a XL phones many months before Google took the stage to introduce them this week.First, an alleged Pixel 3 Lite turned u...
19:26, 05/10/2019

Pour another round and watch this new Drunk History trailer Drunk History, Comedy Central’s most educational/irresponsible TV series, will be returning for the second half of its sixth season in June, and this new trailer makes the new episodes look as wacky as usual. There are spills, there are people scream...
04:52, 05/21/2019

Brooks Koepka will make history and win his 3rd straight US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — We got a taste of it on the back nine Saturday at Pebble Beach. The trophy wasn’t on the line, not the way it will be on Sunday when the final 18 holes are played. But late in the third round, the 119th U.S. Open came alive and...
06:00, 06/16/2019

Edi Rama, Albania's unconventional PM who wants to escape the 'curse of history' The artist and ex-basketball player faces an uphill battle to put Albania on the path to EU membershipAlbania’s prime minister, Edi Rama, wants to be the man who puts his country on the path to European Union membership, but he is facing two major pr...
04:52, 06/11/2019

8 Notorious Vikings Who Left Their Bloody Marks on History Although an excellent series in many ways, Vikings brought with it a pretty romanticized portrait of some of the key names found in the Norse Sagas and the lives they might have lived. Although these figures surely existed in some form, the reality w...
02:39, 05/12/2019

Republicans Desperately Trying to Make 'History' the Next 'Fake News' On Monday, the House Judiciary Committee kicked off its hearing on Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report, welcoming a quartet of legal experts to share their thoughts on Mueller’s findings—particularly those that pertained to whether or not Presid...
04:26, 06/11/2019

Doordarshan's Iconic Logo Will Soon Be History. See Shortlisted Designs The iconic Doordarshan logo will soon be a thing of the past, as the broadcaster has unveiled its new logo design online. The design was selected out of more than 10,000 entries that Doordarshan......
17:26, 05/21/2019

Carbon dioxide levels highest in human history Atmospheric levels of planet-warming carbon dioxide have hit a record high of more than 415 parts per million. The accelerated rise of man-made greenhouse gas emissions has scientists alarmed....
09:13, 05/14/2019

MLB roundup: Red-hot Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
08:52, 06/19/2019

MLB roundup: Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
12:26, 06/19/2019

Motor racing: Hamilton hails history in the making after another one-two Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton hailed history in the making in Spain on Sunday as his Mercedes team celebrated the best-ever start to a season with a fifth one-two finish in as many races....
01:00, 05/13/2019

Biden Defends Eastland Remarks but Omits Some History In defending his comments about working with segregationists, Joe Biden cited his record on civil rights and his relationship with Ted Kennedy. But he didn’t address his opposition to busing....
07:13, 06/22/2019

The Real History of the Romani People and the Misnomer of Gypsies Colloquially, and rather insultingly, known as 'gypsies', the history and culture of the Romani people is surrounded by stereotypes and misnomers, none more damningly pervasive than Esméralda from the Hunchback of Notre Dame.  ...
02:13, 06/20/2019

McCullough’s new book on pioneers’ history draws criticism ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — David McCullough’s new book is facing criticism for its depiction of white settlement and Native Americans in the late 18th century. Critics, including some reviewers and historians, say “The Pioneers: The Heroic ...
21:26, 05/15/2019

'Asian Pride' pot bust largest in Colorado history In all, 42 people will face state and federal charges, after law enforcement officials seized more than 80,000 marijuana and 4,500 pounds of "finished marijuana products" throughout the Denver metro area....
22:26, 05/25/2019

Classic Fiats: taking a look through the history books at FCA's Heritage Hub Features 25 May, 2019 We take a look at some stunning classic Fiats and other Italian treasures as we delve deep inside FCA's new Heritage Hub...
02:26, 05/26/2019

A Brief History of Protest in Post-Handover Hong Kong Demonstrations in Hong Kong over the past two weeks have been recognized as likely the largest in the city’s history. Sparked by a proposal to amend extradition laws to allow suspects to be transferred to mainland China for trial, two marches d...
12:00, 06/20/2019

PG&E lines blamed for deadliest wildfire in California history State fire investigators have formally determined that Pacific Gas & Electric Co transmission lines caused the deadliest and most destructive wildfire on record in California, a blaze that killed 85 people last year, officials said on Wednesday....
07:52, 05/16/2019

Take a trip through superhero history in this Dial H For Hero #3 exclusive Dial H For Hero is one of the most flexible DC superhero concepts, giving creators the opportunity to explore different facets of the genre through a mysterious rotary phone that transforms people into costumed crusaders when they dial “H-E-R-O”. The...
00:13, 05/21/2019

We are playing history and Argentina at the World Cup, says Phil Neville • This is a proud football nation, adds England’s head coach• Jade Moore likely to start in midfield as Neville rotates squadEngland’s challenge on Friday night in a city designed by the architect Auguste Perret – supposedly the “poet of reinforced c...
02:13, 06/14/2019

Jason Blum: This Is the Biggest Shift in Hollywood History For our project on the future of movies, the producer foresees his horror films living on in theaters, but something like his Oscar-winning “Whiplash”? Nope....
21:00, 06/20/2019

China says history shows positive outcome from U.S. talks possible China said on Wednesday positive outcomes were possible in trade negotiations with the United States, after the presidents of the world's two largest economies agreed to revive their troubled talks at a G20 meeting this month....
12:39, 06/19/2019

China Says History Shows Positive Outcome From US Talks Possible Four decades of dealings between China and the United States show that positive outcomes were always possible, China's foreign ministry said on Wednesday, after their presidents agreed to rekindle......
14:00, 06/19/2019

Chadwick Boseman to play history's first black samurai Fresh from being snapped back to reality, Chadwick Boseman is heading to 16th century Japan to play Yasuke, the first man from Africa to become a samurai—though actual historical proof of his existence is slim, so it’s unclear if he literally held th...
05:13, 05/08/2019

How games like Assassin's Creed give us a feel for history One of the great extras of playing games like Assassin's Creed is their sense of historical time and place, even letting us play at translating ancient hieroglyphics...
12:00, 05/06/2019

Michael Jordan linked to best and worst No. 3 pick in history When the Knicks lost the NBA draft lottery, they lost more than Zion Williamson. They also lost the certainty that comes with picking first overall. The first pick comes with a high percentage of success, especially in a year with someone like Willia...
16:13, 06/19/2019

Brooks Koepka will have to win a dogfight to make US Open history PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — The 2019 PGA Championship was pretty much over after the opening round, when Brooks Koepka shot a course-record 63 and began his domination of Bethpage Black. Koepka was so good on Long Island, there weren’t any tense moments u...
13:13, 06/14/2019

A Short History of Manly Beauty Products for Masculine Men In mid-May, the British makeup company War Paint went viral for a social media rollout that promised makeup “specifically formulated for men.” The brand, which produces concealer, bronzer, and tinted moisturizer, sells their products packaged in slic...
17:39, 06/19/2019

German Cup: Niko Kovac could make history but still have no future Niko Kovac goes in to his third consecutive final on the verge of a host of records. But making history against RB Leipzig may not keep him in his job, with much recent attention fixed on Bayern Munich's past and future....
20:52, 05/24/2019

Fossil Hall reopens at Smithsonian Natural History Museum The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History reopens Fossil Hall after a five-year renovation. David Oliver reports on what's new.        ...
04:26, 06/06/2019

The Warriors and Raptors share a crazier history than just a famous Curry Think this Finals is the only history between the Warriors and Raptors? Think again. Here are 15 amazing connections between Toronto and Golden State....
16:39, 06/04/2019

'Most complex health crisis in history': Congo struggles to contain Ebola Political, security and cultural complications – not least a refusal to believe that Ebola exists – have thwarted efforts to overcome DRC’s deadly outbreakMoise Kitsakihu-Mbira has lost his brother, his grandson and 11 other family members to Ebola. ...
16:13, 06/25/2019

Anthony Davis trade among biggest in Los Angeles Lakers history The trade for Anthony Davis could go down as one of the biggest in the history of the Lakers: and they've acquired some huge stars over the years.       ...
09:26, 06/16/2019

Japan, Qatar and the history of guest teams at the Copa América USA, Mexico, Costa Rica, Honduras and Jamaica have all made up the numbers at the Copa AméricaBy Aidan Williams for These Football TimesThe 46th edition of the Copa América, the oldest tournament in international football, begins on Friday night when...
17:13, 06/12/2019

Watch: Brooks Koepka makes history in U.S. Open's second round Top-ranked Brooks Koepka remains in pursuit of his third consecutive U.S. Open title after moving within three shots of leader Justin Rose at Pebble Beach....
02:13, 06/15/2019

The fifth Beatle? Cynthia Lennon finally wins her place in pop history John’s first wife has been written off as a mere support act. Now a new play recognises her importance in the story of the BeatlesThe true identity of the “fifth Beatle” is a contentious matter for fans of the Fab Four. The name of Stuart Sutcliffe, ...
16:52, 06/15/2019

The history of juiced balls and how today's home run binge fits in With home runs flying everywhere, it's fair to wonder if something is up with the ball. But this isn't new. We take a look at other seasons that saw a spike in offense....
16:00, 06/13/2019

US Open: Brooks Koepka is in position to make history despite three bogeys Brooks Koepka shot a 2-under-par 69 at Pebble Beach to place himself well within range of winning a third consecutive U.S. Open.        ...
08:13, 06/14/2019

Review: A ‘Stonewall’ Opera Reflects the Diversity of Queer History New York City Opera has commissioned a new work for the 50th anniversary of the riots that have come to signify the birth of the gay rights movement....
20:39, 06/23/2019

Glee's Ali Stroker Makes History With 2019 Tony Awards Win Congratulations are in order for Ali Stroker! The 31-year-old Broadway star made history at Sunday night's Tony Awards when she took home the trophy for Best Performance by an......
15:13, 06/10/2019

Pete Buttigieg’s Complicated History With the Police and African-Americans Mr. Buttigieg pulled himself off the presidential campaign trail this week after a police officer in South Bend shot and killed a black man. Here’s some context....
07:39, 06/19/2019

Brandt Snedeker makes history with second-round 60 at RBC Canadian Open Brandt Snedeker, who shot a 60 at RBC Canadian Open on Friday, is first player since 1983 to record at least one round of 59, 60 and 61 on PGA Tour.       ...
22:26, 06/07/2019

How to delete your Netflix viewing history so you can hide your guilty pleasures You and your date finish eating a wonderful meal together, and you share the cleanup so that you can get done quicker. As he or she works on rinsing off the last few utensils and putting them in the dishwasher, you pop a bag of popcorn in the microwa...
14:52, 06/19/2019

Refugee crisis could be 'stroke of luck in German history,' says ex-president Former President Christian Wulff has warned Germans from entertaining far-right causes. He said the arrival of refugees at the height of the migration crisis could eventually be as momentous as reunification....
17:26, 06/19/2019

Reframing History: In Houston, Juneteenth Becomes a Celebration of Black Love Every story of black struggle and black triumph is also a story of black love. Too often, we view love mainly through the lens of romance, as if those are the only love stories worth telling. But there are bigger, more expansive, more radical ways th...
21:26, 06/19/2019

With Raptors on verge of NBA history, Canadians in Oakland and beyond react to Game 5 win Cheers in support of the Warriors heard inside Oracle Arena during that first half faded as the second went on. Chants of "We the North" and "MVP" for Kawhi Leonard could be heard in a television broadcast feed shared across the world....
10:39, 06/08/2019

Abortion is a winning issue for Democrats – look at history | Nancy L Cohen When abortion becomes a presidential campaign plank – as it did in 1992 and 2012 – it results in wins for DemocratsLate Thursday night, Joe Biden reversed his position on the Hyde amendment, which bans federal funding for abortion. The former vice-pr...
13:39, 06/10/2019

From pink goalposts to blue plaques: a history of women's football From outraged 17th-century ministers to the 2019 World Cup via world war, the suffragettes, coffee houses and Jennifer Lopez’s Let’s Get LoudAlmost 50 years have passed since they stepped off the plane and into a parallel universe but their memories ...
10:52, 06/08/2019

All-time NBA draft: Best player picked at every slot, from 1-30, in league history Before the next batch of NBA newcomers makes the transition to the big leagues on Thursday in the draft, we're taking a step back.       ...
20:00, 06/20/2019

Kumar Rocker throws 8th no-hitter in NCAA history for Vandy NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Freshman Kumar Rocker pitched the eighth no-hitter in NCAA Tournament history striking out a career-high 19 as Vanderbilt beat Duke 3-0 Saturday night to force the Nashville Super Regional to a deciding third game. Rocker tied...
06:26, 06/09/2019

The wrong side of history has become a crowded place. Time to rethink Who among us will be viewed with shame in 50 years’ time remains to be seenEarlier this month, as the bundle of disordered impulses currently serving as president of the US prepared to fly to London, the city’s mayor, Sadiq Khan, argued in this newsp...
03:39, 06/22/2019

NBA Finals: Raptors could make history and clinch championship with Game 5 win Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. ET on Monday at Scotiabank Arena in downtown Toronto. There will be several road closures and transit changes in effect for the game....
16:00, 06/10/2019

On every Harlem corner: big money and bulldozers threaten black history In a personal essay, a historian considers an existential threat to the New York neighborhood he calls homeIn New York in 1975, Jacqueline Kennedy was worried about a plan to destroy Grand Central Terminal. Related: Extra-mural studies: why students ...
14:26, 06/23/2019

USWNT takeaways: Celebration controversy re-upped, Lloyd’s history The U.S. cruised past Chile 3-0 in its second Women’s World Cup group stage game, and it could’ve been worse if not for Chilean keeper Christiane Endler. The victory clinched a berth in the knockout round, and set up Thursday’s clash versus Sweden wi...
23:52, 06/16/2019

Anita Hill says 'of course I could' vote for Joe Biden in 2020, despite bitter history Anita Hill said "of course" she would be willing to vote for former Vice President Joe Biden if he were the Democratic nominee despite their bitter history during the confirmation battle of Supreme Court Justice Clarance Thomas. ...
03:00, 06/14/2019

Greece's first Jewish mayor shines spotlight on multicultural history The country's central Jewish council has hailed Moses Elisaf's victory. A descendant of Holocaust survivors, he will serve a city that was once full of Jewish life; he aims to make it a multicultural destination again....
03:26, 06/07/2019

Brooke Henderson makes history with win at Meijer LPGA Classic Brooke Henderson became the winningest Canadian golfer of all time -- man or woman -- after claiming her ninth LPGA title       ...
12:39, 06/17/2019

Stonewall uprising veterans still astounded 50 years after making history Time has claimed many of the street fighters who rebelled against the police raid of a New York City gay bar 50 years ago, in what has become known as the Stonewall uprising. Those who remain are still a little astounded at what they did....
14:52, 06/17/2019

The Fiver | Educational songs about mid-20th century European history Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!You’ll have noticed a few red-faced Englishmen getting very angry when Callum Wilson’s goal against Switzerland was disallowed by VAR on Sunday. No surprise there, to be fair to the lads, given they ...
20:39, 06/10/2019

MLB power rankings: Twins hitters are on pace to shatter history With a huge lead in the AL Central, it doesn't look like anybody is going to stop the Minnesota Twins' offense.       ...
15:26, 06/17/2019

'Building over history': the prison graveyard buried under a Texas suburb The graveyard’s discovery was vindication for historian Reginald Moore, but it prompted a battle against those who prefer Sugar Land’s past remain buriedBehind a supermarket and across a highway from an airport catering to the private jet set, an edu...
11:26, 06/22/2019

Ali Stroker makes Tony Awards history as first winner to use wheelchair Ali Stroker made history Sunday at the Tony Awards. “This award is for every kid who is watching tonight who has a disability, who has a limitation or a challenge who has been waiting to see themselves represented in this arena — you are,”...
17:39, 06/10/2019

How A Nurse With a Hole in Her Skull Changed The Medical History of Migraines The following is adapted from an excerpt from social and medical historian Katherine Foxhall’s new book, Migraine: A History, published by Johns Hopkins University Press, and out June 18, 2019. In 1936, Alfred Goltman, a physician from Tenness...
19:52, 06/18/2019

Hasselblad’s new medium format camera is a tiny, beautiful nod to history While mirrorless cameras accelerate into the future, medium format models are hearkening unto the past — and Hasselblad is chief among them. Its new digital back fits lenses going back to the ’50s, and the tiny 907X camera body is about as lov...
23:00, 06/20/2019

Suspected subway saboteur has history of transit crimes: cops The transit troublemaker with a penchant for pulling emergency brakes has terrorized the rails before — as a serial subway surfer with a laundry list of arrests. Isaiah Thompson, 23, was busted last July for hanging onto the outside of a C train in B...
19:26, 05/24/2019

Tiger Woods’s triumph was not the greatest comeback in sports history Alas, it is only the second greatest comeback in golf history, maybe the fifth greatest comeback in sports history and probably not among the 25,000 greatest comebacks in human history....
21:26, 05/12/2019

Trump declares Sanders ‘history’ as Biden surges in polls President Trump in a tweet on Monday proclaimed Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is “history” now that former Vice President Joe Biden has ​amassed a double-digit lead in the polls. ​”Looks like Bernie Sanders is his...
18:00, 05/20/2019

‘Start writing history’ – Commissioner McEnroe’s message for Kyrgios "The self-appointed Commissioner of Tennis returns for the French Open and is pleading with the absent Nick Kyrgios to write some tennis history of his own."...
13:52, 05/29/2019

For Jamila Woods, History Is Today’s Inspiration and Tomorrow’s Blueprint The Chicago singer and poet pays tribute to creative titans and offers lessons on how to triumph over the challenges of everyday life on “Legacy! Legacy!”...
18:26, 05/22/2019

Bitcoin Pizza Day: How a hungry Florida man made cryptocurrency history Nine years ago today, the first ever Bitcoin transaction for a consumer product took place after a Florida man spent 10,000 BTC on two pizzas. Since then, cryptocurrency enthusiasts across the globe have celebrated ‘Bitcoin Pizza Day,’ not because th...
17:26, 05/22/2019

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.        ...
00:26, 05/12/2019

This week in tech history: Google unveils the first consumer Chromebooks At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical te...
19:52, 05/11/2019

This week in tech history: The first Apple Watch hits stores At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical te...
21:39, 04/28/2019

Review: ‘Power Trip’ Ably Guides Us Through the History of Energy Michael E. Webber’s new book examines humanity’s relationship to energy over time and how each transition affected not just what we produce but how we live....
23:00, 05/21/2019

JK Rowling's Pottermore to publish four short books on the history of magic Pottermore Publishing due to release non-fiction ebooks, modelled on the curriculum followed by Harry PotterHarry Potter fans are due to be given new insight into the “rich history” of JK Rowling’s wizarding world in a new series of four short books ...
21:13, 05/30/2019

Burning Planet: Fire's intriguing role throughout Earth history We view fire as a hazard, but a thought-provoking book argues it wasn’t always so – and helps us revise our thinking by looking back over geological time...
17:00, 04/28/2019

CBOE Futures Exchange Reports Busiest Day In History On Friday CHICAGO, IL - August 1, 2014 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLCSM (CFE®) today announced that new single-day volume records for total trading volume exchange-wide at CFE and for futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) were set on Friday, Au...
10:13, 05/03/2019

Carbon dioxide levels hit new landmark at 415 ppm, highest in human history Data from the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii showed that carbon dioxide levels reached 415 parts per million on Friday.        ...
14:52, 05/13/2019

Columbia University to produce Obama presidency oral history CHICAGO (AP) — Columbia University Libraries in New York will produce the official oral history of Barack Obama’s presidency. Obama Foundation officials announced Thursday that the project at The Columbia Center for Oral History Research will p...
22:26, 05/16/2019

Israel’s U.N. Ambassador gives the U.N. Security Council a history lesson on the Bible In what was an unusual sight for the Security Council, Israel’s ambassador Danny Danon during his speech covered his head with a black Yarmulke and picked up the Hebrew Bible and quoted from Genesis where God spoke to Abraham....
17:26, 04/30/2019

PGA Championship: Jordan Spieth still trying to find his game as he chases history Jordan Spieth would become only the sixth player in history to complete the career grand slam if he can hoist the Wanamaker Trophy on Sunday.        ...
03:00, 05/16/2019

First Bark Shield Uncovered in England is Changing Celtic History Archaeologists in England have announced the findings from their study of an ancient shield that was made from tree bark. The shield was unearthed in 2015 and is around 2,300 years old. The experts believe that this is the first example of such an ob...
02:00, 05/25/2019

Own a piece of history from Robert Shelton’s Old Tucson Studios Collection TUCSON- The Old Tucson Studios Collection of Robert Shelton will be featured in a 600-piece Hollywood auction from RR Auction. Shelton was known as “Mr. Old Tucson” and was an Arizona legend. He is best known for bringing Hollywood to the...
02:26, 05/16/2019

The Shrouded History of Nitocris: Was the Last Pharaoh of the Sixth Dynasty a Woman? Nitocris is claimed by some sources to have been a female pharaoh of ancient Egypt. However, prior to the Ptolemaic Dynasty, there were few female rulers in the history of ancient Egypt. Many of these women ruled only as regents for their underage so...
23:52, 05/25/2019

Alabama gears up for abortion fight activists thought was history As Alabama passes the country's most restrictive abortion law, activists who believe in a woman's right to terminate her pregnancy are bracing for a battle. The Supreme Court could end up deciding the matter....
20:39, 05/16/2019

On This Day: Harry Greb dishes out one of boxing history’s most savage beatings Harry Greb outclassed and handed New York's idol Gene Tunney his only defeat on May 23, 1922 The post On This Day: Harry Greb dishes out one of boxing history’s most savage beatings appeared first on Boxing News....
14:39, 05/23/2019

Second-to-last ‘Game of Thrones’ episode had the highest ratings in the show’s history Sunday night’s episode of Game of Thrones was certainly a controversial one, with Daenerys finally making good on the fan theory that she was destined to go full-on dark — which she did by using her last of three dragons to literally roas...
05:52, 05/15/2019

Moog museum tells the history of popular synthesized music There's no doubt that Bob Moog had a massive influence on music by making synthesizers popular and accessible, and now there's a dedicated place to pay homage to his legacy. The Bob Moog Foundation has opened the Moogseum, a museum in Ashev...
06:13, 05/27/2019

Bill Buckner, Red Sox icon entrenched in baseball history, dead at 69 Bill Buckner, a baseball great who unfortunately secured his place in history when a ground ball went through his legs in the 1986 World Series, has died. He was 69. “After battling the disease of Lewy Body Dementia, Bill Buckner passed away ea...
20:52, 05/27/2019

New Data Platform Illuminates History of Human Environmental Impact The human environmental footprint is not only deep, but old. Ancient traces of this footprint can be found in animal bones, shells, scales, and antlers at archaeological sites. Together, these specimens tell the millennia-long story of how humans hav...
02:13, 05/14/2019

Carbon dioxide levels hit landmark at 415 ppm, highest in human history Data from the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii showed that carbon dioxide levels reached 415 parts per million on Friday.        ...
01:13, 05/14/2019

Congratulations to Uber, the Worst Performing IPO in U.S. Stock Market History Rideshare unicorn Uber doesn’t do anything small. When it was in the game of raising money, it raised close to $25 billion. When it loses that money—and it does every single quarter—it loses it at astronomical burn rates. It finally debuted on the Ne...
02:52, 05/11/2019

A Smackdown in the Kennedy Clan Summons Up the History of Presidents and Vaccines Family quarrels are usually private things—unless of course, the family is famous. A public spat among boldface names broke out on May 8, when three members of the Kennedy clan published a piece on Politico declaring that Robert F. Kennedy, Jr....
23:13, 05/09/2019

NHL draft history isn’t totally on Devils and Jack Hughes’ side This reminds me of the John Tavares draft year, when Garth Snow refused to divulge whom the Islanders would select with the first-overall pick — the general manager for some reason attempting to inject drama into the 2009 proceedings even though No. ...
00:39, 06/02/2019

The ‘Game of Thrones’ finale smashed every ratings record in HBO history Sunday’s finale of Game of Thrones may have sparked intense debate over how one of the biggest TV shows in recent memory drew to a close — but at least it went out on top. The numbers are in, and the official tally is that 13.6 million vi...
03:39, 05/21/2019

Trump: 'Higgins can handle pressure better than any snooker player in history' "Judd Trump tells Eurosport\u0027s Desmond Kane he hopes to avoid being dragged into another World Championship epic final with John Higgins as he chases his first title in Sheffield."...
07:52, 05/06/2019

This week in tech history: Microsoft announces its first 'real' laptop At Engadget, we spend every day looking at how technology will shape the future. But it's also important to look back at how far we've come. That's what This Week in Tech History does. Join us every weekend for a recap of historical te...
03:39, 05/06/2019

Spurs is most important match in Ajax stadium’s history, says Erik ten Hag • Manager says players do not need any ‘external motivation’• Ajax take 1-0 aggregate lead into home second legErik ten Hag insists his young Ajax side need no motivation against Tottenham on Wednesday in the stadium that bears the name of the club’s...
20:52, 05/07/2019

Google’s new privacy feature auto-deletes location history We had our first hint this was coming thanks to a beta version of Google Maps from a few months ago, inside of which code was found that revealed Google was considering an excellent new privacy feature. And today, after getting a black eye from repor...
23:13, 05/02/2019

A school's mural removal: should kids be shielded from brutal US history? Every day at a San Francisco high school, students pass artwork depicting slavery and violence against Native AmericansDepending on whom you ask, a 1,600-sq-ft art installation at George Washington high school in San Francisco is either an unflinchin...
18:39, 05/20/2019

CBOE Futures Exchange Reports Busiest Week In History CHICAGO, IL -- October 13, 2014 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced that trading volume during the week of October 6 through 10 -- both exchange-wide at CFE and for futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) -- set new re...
10:13, 05/03/2019

CBOE FUTURES EXCHANGE EXPERIENCES BUSIEST TRADING DAY IN HISTORY CHICAGO, November 3, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) announced that Wednesday, November 3, was the busiest trading day in CFE's history. The 46,386 contracts that changed hands today surpassed the previous record of 46,046 contracts trade...
21:26, 05/04/2019

CBOE Futures Exchange Experiences Busiest Week in its History CHICAGO, November 5, 2010 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that the week of Monday, November 1 through Friday, November 5 was the busiest trading week in CFE's history. During the record five day period, a total of 172,095 contr...
21:26, 05/04/2019

Shocker: The Game Of Thrones finale was the most-watched episode in HBO's history For the tiny population of ambivalent folks who politely sat Game Of Thrones out for eight seasons, Sunday night might have felt like hanging solo on an island. If at any point during the night while perusing through the heaps of Thrones-related, top...
00:13, 05/21/2019

Trading Activity In VIX Futures Spurs CFE To Busiest Month In History CHICAGO, Oct. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) announced today that September 2012 was the most-active trading month ever for futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX®). The record trading activity in VIX f...
16:39, 05/04/2019

The Latest: Report: Nature in worst shape in human history The Latest on a report on the threat of extinction for the Earth’s plants and animals (all times EDT): 7 a.m. Scientists say nature is in more trouble now than at any other time in human history, with extinction looming over 1 million species o...
15:00, 05/06/2019

‘We all are history’: Viola Davis urges graduates to own successes and failures The actor, who was the keynote speaker at Barnard College’s commencement ceremony, also spoke of her personal historyThe actor Viola Davis urged Barnard College graduates to connect with the past – even if it is painful – at a commencement ceremony M...
07:52, 05/21/2019

Steph Curry, Draymond Green rewriting NBA history. So are Warriors The Golden State Warriors are heading to the NBA Finals for the fifth consecutive season. Here is a look at some incredible numbers from their run.        ...
14:13, 05/21/2019

FIA calls on Motorsport Network to build database for results history Network business Motorsport Stats appointed as FIA Official Supplier of motorsport results and statistics database services as a new feature of FIA.com...
18:39, 05/02/2019

Progesterone only prevents miscarriage in women with history of pregnancy loss (Reuters Health) - Giving progesterone to women with bleeding early in pregnancy doesn't prevent pregnancy loss, except among women who have had a previous miscarriage, according to a study of 4,153 women treated at 48 hospitals in the UK....
11:13, 05/09/2019