Ninja dives again causing ratings tie in top spot
Last night's episode of Australian Ninja Warrior season two and Seven's House Rules both tied in metro viewership, taking out equal top spot with 838,000 metro viewers. This is the first time Nine's Ninja hasn't outright captured the top spot since ...
Public date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 02:00:00 -0400
Akali rework: Skins and splash art updates
Akali's visual update is getting some of the most positive feedback that we've ever seen when it comes to visual and gameplay updates. That's no surprise, as Riot has managed to make her look hot, while giving us a more unique character design outside ...
Public date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 00:00:00 -0400
Cap Comparables: Elias Lindholm, Adam Henrique ink new deals
Brad Treliving locked up yet another key piece of the Calgary Flames' future, signing recently acquired Elias Lindholm to a six-year contract Monday. Lindholm's new deal has a $4.85-million annual salary cap hit, and any Flames fans unfamiliar with the ...
Public date: Tue, 17 Jul 2018 01:00:00 -0400
Let's guess where all the Home Run Derby contestants' dingers will land
The T-Mobile Home Run Derby starts tonight at 8 p.m. ET on ESPN, and you should definitely watch it. If you're lucky enough to be in D.C., perhaps you should try to position yourself in a part of Nationals Park where you're most likely to catch a homer.
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 17:00:00 -0400
The Wildest Wimbledon in Recent Memory
The wildest Wimbledon in recent memory ended with Novak Djokovic playing against type. Over the years Djokovic, 31, has become as much defined by his 13 Grand Slam titles as by the exuberant manner in which he's given to celebrate them. But when ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00:00 -0400
Lightning strike causes major delays on GO Transit
GO Transit says it was a lightning strike that caused major delays west of Union Station on the Lakeshore East and West lines on Monday afternoon. For over two hours during rush hour, no trains were running westbound from Union Station. Trains began ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0400
Netflix stock is plummeting after it missed subscriber targets by almost 1M
Netflix stock is currently in a free fall in after-hours trading. The stock is currently down by over 13%, after it significantly missed subscriber targets. The company expected to hit 5.11 million subscribers globally and 1.23 million subscribers ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:00:00 -0400
Sex and deception: Why the corpse flower smells like death
Its scientific name means giant misshapen phallus, and indeed the corpse flower's notorious stench is all about sex — and trickery. A corpse flower is currently in bloom at Vancouver's Bloedel Conservatory, drawing lines hours long for a whiff of a ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:00:00 -0400
Jeff Bezos briefly becomes richest person ever as Amazon workers strike for ...
Amazon's Prime Day 2018 was full of ups and downs for the online retail giant. As the day began, shares of the company climbed, making CEO Jeff Bezos the richest person in history even with inflation — with a net worth of over $151 billion, according ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 17:00:00 -0400
Former Illinois Congressman clarifies: 'Does Joe Walsh believe kindergarteners ...
Yes, he's fielding criticism on Twitter and via email, but ex-Illinois Congressman Joe Walsh reiterated he was tricked into saying preschoolers should be armed in the classroom. In Sunday night's premiere of Sacha Baron Cohen's new show “Who Is America?
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0400
The Justice Department just charged a Russian national with trying to ...
Just hours after President Trump's press conference with Vladimir Putin, the Justice Department announced the arrest of a Russian national — Maria Butina — for secretly trying to influence US politics at Russia's behest. An affidavit filed by an FBI ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 19:00:00 -0400
'That Laugh Is a Drug.' HBO's New Documentary Explores Robin Williams ...
Substance use loomed large over Robin Williams' life. But a lesser-known addiction of the late entertainer may have been comedy itself, suggests HBO's new documentary Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind. Come Inside My Mind, directed by Marina ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 22:00:00 -0400
Trump tops Google Image search results for 'idiot,' and the British are partly ...
No fewer than three of the top images of Trump tied to "idiot" published with articles on a U.K. campaign to put Green Day's 2004 song "American Idiot" atop British charts in time for Trump's arrival last week. The New Yorker, Popsugar and Official ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 07:00:00 -0400
Ready to cook up a storm? Instant Pot Duo 60 is on sale for 35% off on Prime Day
If you're looking for a way to do more cooking without spending more time in the kitchen, Prime Day has a gift for you. The Instant Pot Duo 60 is a seven-in-one cooker that is meant to make cooking a breeze for even the most challenged home chefs. We ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 20:00:00 -0400
Fakhar Zaman 117* as Pakistan cruise to big win
Zimbabwe's bowlers looked completely toothless in attack, fast bowlers and spinners alike reduced to going through the motions against a Pakistan top order that was simply in a different league. blessing Muzarabani, as he often does, still stood out ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:00:00 -0400
Schools Can Now Get Facial Recognition Tech for Free. Should They?
Over the last two years, RealNetworks has developed a facial recognition tool that it hopes will help schools more accurately monitor who gets past their front doors. Today, the company launched a website where school administrators can download the ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:00:00 -0400
Ladies Of London Star & McQueen Muse Annabelle Neilson Dead At 49
Before reality television, Neilson walked the runways alongside pals Kate Moss and Naomi Campbell during the heyday of her best friend, the late designer Lee 'Alexander' McQueen. Of her relationship to McQueen (to which she was his muse), Neilson told ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 23:00:00 -0400
Nathan Fillion stars as Nathan Drake in what might be film's only good video ...
Nathan Drake has finally made it to the big(ish) screen, compliments of the Canadian director Allan Ungar and Nathan Fillion. UNCHARTED - Live Action Fan Film is an unauthorized short that stars Fillion as Drake, the roguish, intellectual treasure ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 22:00:00 -0400
Concert review: Radiohead in a class of its own at Bell Centre
If you closed your eyes and walked into the Bell Centre blind Monday, you could have guessed you were at a Radiohead show even before the first sign of Thom Yorke's addictive upper-register murmur. The clues were in what wasn't there: no bombast, ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 21:00:00 -0400
SIMMONS: Marcus Stroman's explosion symptomatic of Blue Jays' woes
All tangled and twisted in 68 inches of rage, frustration and disappointment, the unfortunate words of Marcus Stroman — some of them true yet contradictory — speak volumes about the troubling and confounding state of the Blue Jays at the all-star break.
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:00:00 -0400