USA vs Spain

USA Advances To 2019 World Cup Quarterfinals With 2-1 Triumph vs. Spain

1 year ago

REIMS, France (June 24, 2019) – The U.S. Women's National Team defeated Spain 2-1 in front of 19,633 fans at Stade Auguste-Delaune to advance to the quarterfinal round of the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. In humid, 85-degree heat, the USA battled a ...

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USA Advances To 2019 World Cup Quarterfinals With 2-1 Triumph vs. Spain
Kent Bazemore

Blazers trade for Kent Bazemore, send Evan Turner to Hawks

1 year ago

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Portland Trail Blazers have traded Evan Turner to the Atlanta Hawks for Kent Bazemore. The news was first reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Bazemore, who turns 30 on July 1, will make $19.3 million in the upcoming season, ...

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Blazers trade for Kent Bazemore, send Evan Turner to Hawks
Braves vs Cubs

No rest for the weary: Snitker sticks with regulars for Game 1 of Braves vs. Cubs

1 year ago

During the off-season, when the Braves spoke about their ability to get creative with their lineup, using depth to mix-and-match, the Cubs were a common reference point. Being able to rotate off days throughout the roster would help the Braves preserve some ...

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No rest for the weary: Snitker sticks with regulars for Game 1 of Braves vs. Cubs
World Cup

Young Canadians to meet savvy Swedes in Women's World Cup round of 16

1 year ago

Sweden proved a tricky opponent for the United States in the final match of the group stage and should pose an even larger challenge for Canada, which took an influx of youth (three 18-year-olds and two 20-year-olds) into the tournament. The Swedes tried ...

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Young Canadians to meet savvy Swedes in Women's World Cup round of 16
NBA Awards

NBA Awards: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic lead winners of league's biggest honors

1 year ago

The NBA's elite turned up in Los Angeles to see Shaquille O'Neal rap and the NBA's major awards handed out, capping off a wild year in the league. The league MVP was won by a player who is still only 24, the Rookie of the Year saw its first European ...

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NBA Awards: Giannis Antetokounmpo, Luka Doncic lead winners of league's biggest honors
Anticholinergic drugs

Commonly Prescribed Meds Could Raise Dementia Risk

1 year ago

MONDAY, June 24, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors often prescribe anticholinergic drugs for a variety of ills. But a new study suggests they may increase the risk of dementia in older patients. These medicines include everything from Benadryl ...

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Commonly Prescribed Meds Could Raise Dementia Risk
Marta

World Cup 2019: There's Not Going to Be a Marta Forever

1 year ago

Four years later, at the 2019 World Cup, the Brazilian captain Marta Vieira da Silva, commonly known as Marta, took the field against Italy wearing lipstick. It was perhaps not what Cunha had in mind. The dark purple hue made her angular face look intense ...

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World Cup 2019: There's Not Going to Be a Marta Forever
Mickey Callaway

Mets' Mickey Callaway, on His 2nd Try, Apologizes for a Confrontation

1 year ago

PHILADELPHIA — Jason Vargas called it a distraction. Mickey Callaway called it a misunderstanding. A day after a tense confrontation involving a reporter in the team's clubhouse on Sunday, both the pitcher and the manager projected more defiance than ...

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Mets' Mickey Callaway, on His 2nd Try, Apologizes for a Confrontation
City Girls

QC CEO says JT from City Girls “will be home within the next 90 days”

1 year ago

According to Quality Control's Pierre "Pee" Thomas, City Girls could possibly reunite by the end of summer. In a new interview with HipHop-N-More, the QC co-founder revealed that JT — who is currently serving a two-year sentence for fraudulent credit card ...

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QC CEO says JT from City Girls “will be home within the next 90 days”
Hannah Green

Aussie golfer Hannah Green plans spending splurge after pulling off Women's PGA Championship win

1 year ago

“The phone has been going crazy with messages and the only time by myself to look at them was on the drive to the airport because things have been so busy.” Green revealed she had always promised herself a treat when she won her first big tournament.

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Aussie golfer Hannah Green plans spending splurge after pulling off Women's PGA Championship win
Ravelry

Knitting website bans users from posting in support of Trump

1 year ago

Ravelry —a social media platform and online community for knitters and crocheters — is under scrutiny for making an announcement banning all support for President Donald Trump and his administration on its website. On Sunday, the knitting site posted a ...

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Knitting website bans users from posting in support of Trump
Wallenda

Wallenda Wire Made in Williamsport

1 year ago

The Wallendas conquered the high-wire walk above the Big Apple, but the rope that separated them from the ground was designed and made in Williamsport. “When he's on the wire, we are on the edge of our seats. I call it white-knuckle walking because my ...

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Wallenda Wire Made in Williamsport
Chez Reavie

Monday Finish: Reavie breaks 11-year drought with Travelers victory

1 year ago

Buckling down after his six-shot lead had been cut to one, Chez Reavie comes up clutch with a birdie on the 17th hole while Keegan Bradley, his closest pursuer, suffers an untimely double-bogey. Welcome to the Monday Finish, where Reavie, 37, solidified ...

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Monday Finish: Reavie breaks 11-year drought with Travelers victory
Method Man

Mary J Blige expands tour w/ Nas, played BET Awards with Lil Kim & Method Man

1 year ago

Meanwhile, Mary J Blige won a Lifetime Achievement Award at the BET Awards this past weekend, and to celebrate, she performed at the awards ceremony with Lil Kim and Method Man. You can watch the 19-minute clip below. Mary J and Nas also recently ...

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Mary J Blige expands tour w/ Nas, played BET Awards with Lil Kim & Method Man
Valerie Mason

Former Playmate From 'The Girls Next Door' Arrested For Meth Possession

1 year ago

A former Playboy Playmate, who appeared in multiple episodes of “The Girls Next Door,” has been arrested in Louisiana and charged with possession of methamphetamine. The Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office pulled over a vehicle carrying Valerie Mason ...

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Former Playmate From 'The Girls Next Door' Arrested For Meth Possession
Women's World Cup 2019 qualifying

USA soccer vs. Spain live updates: Americans tied at 1 in second half of physical match

1 year ago

The Americans have faced Spain only once before, a friendly in January during World Cup qualifying season. Spain's women's side is relatively new to the international stage, but it held up well, scrapping in a 1-0 defeat that caught international soccer ...

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USA soccer vs. Spain live updates: Americans tied at 1 in second half of physical match
Tyler Perry

BET Awards: Tyler Perry Delivers Powerful, Uplifting Speech to Standing Ovation

1 year ago

"While everybody else is fighting for a seat at the table, talking about '#OscarsSoWhite, #OscarsSoWhite,' I said, 'Y'all go ahead and do that. While you're fighting for a seat at the table, I'll be down in Atlanta building my own.'" Tyler Perry brought the BET ...

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BET Awards: Tyler Perry Delivers Powerful, Uplifting Speech to Standing Ovation
Martinique

Uninspired Mexico holds off tiny Martinique 3-2

1 year ago

El Tri moved to 6-0-0 in the Gerardo Martino era, but Sunday's 3-2 victory over Martinique in Charlotte was the most unimpressive showing for Mexico since “Tata” took charge in January. Most pundits picked Mexico to win the game in a rout, so the narrow ...

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Uninspired Mexico holds off tiny Martinique 3-2
Regina Hall

#DontMuteDC goes national again as the BET Awards turns into a tribute to Washington

1 year ago

The 2019 BET Awards took place Sunday night in Los Angeles — but the show quickly turned into a Washington, D.C., lovefest. Host Regina Hall, a Washington native who attended Immaculata College High School, kicked off the telecast with a parody of ...

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#DontMuteDC goes national again as the BET Awards turns into a tribute to Washington
Mary J. Blige

2019 BET Awards: Mary J. Blige Proves She's a True Queen While Receiving Lifetime Achievement Award

1 year ago

Mary J. Blige took home an especially meaningful prize at the 2019 BET Awards tonight: the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award. The icon was introduced at Los Angeles' Microsoft Theater by none other than Rihanna, who raved of Blige's influence on ...

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2019 BET Awards: Mary J. Blige Proves She's a True Queen While Receiving Lifetime Achievement Award