Quarterback Jalen Hurts is trying to prove himself as a legitimate NFL prospect after leading two elite college programs. The Oklahoma and one-time Alabama star is auditioning for scouts, executives and coaches at the Senior Bowl all week
New sections of an extensive ancient aquaculture system were discovered in the wake of the fires that recently moved through southwestern Victoria, Australia.
Chiefs Slightly Favored Over 49ers in Super Bowl LIV The opening line at most sportsbooks opened as a pick 'em, but Kansas City was a -1 favorite by Sunday night. Super Bowl LIV is on track to be just the fifth Super Bowl to close with a line of less than 2, according to ESPN. Alan Berg, Caesars Sportsbook, via ESPN Patrick Mahomes led the Chiefs to a 35-24 comeback win over the Tennessee Titans in the AFC Championship. The quarterback threw for 294 yards and three touchdowns, and he also rushed for 53 yards and one touchdown. Raheem Mostert lifted San Francisco to a 37-20 victory over the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship. The 49ers running back rushed for 220 yards, the second-most rushing yards in a playoff game, and four touchdowns. Super Bowl LIV will take place on Feb. 2 at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida.
"I walked in and saw this little angel sitting at the bar. It was Pammy. She was like 19. I knew she would be a big star." So said movie mogul Jon Peters back in 2017 about his decades-ago first meeting with Pamela Anderson at the Playboy Mansion. The two...
Airbnb announced Tuesday that one couple will be the lucky winner of a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. The winning couple will get to stay in the historic "Romeo and Juliet" building. The Casa di Giulietta has become the symbolic home of the iconic Shakespearean play. Casa di Giulietta is a magnet for fans of the play, despite Shakespeare never specifying the exact location of Juliet's home. The winning couple will be the first to stay in Juliet's room since 1930, Airbnb said in a statement. To enter, couples will have to write a letter detailing their own love story and why they'd be the perfect guests. The deadline for submissions via the Airbnb website is February 2, 11:59 p.m. ET.
The palace recently announced that Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Sussex would henceforth be known as Meghan, Duchess of Sussex. One problem: Sarah Ferguson goes by Sarah, Duchess of York, and she's a divorcee—which led to concern that the change made it sound like Prince Harry's marriage had...
Workers at the Miami Dolphins' stadium are busily preparing the complex for the Super Bowl on Feb. 2 between the Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers
Training for a Marathon Can Boost Heart Health, Study Says The analysis can be found in the 'Journal of the American College of Cardiology.' For the study, a group of people who did not consider themselves to be avid runners had to train for six months. Ages of the 138 subjects ranged from 21 to 69 years old. They were given medical scans at the beginning and end of the training. According to the study's authors, subjects had notably less aortic artery stiffness at the end of the test. Study author Dr. Anish Bhuva, via NPR Study author Dr. Anish Bhuva says the results have inspired him to take up running. Pennington Biomedical Research Center's Dr. Tim Church adds that the study's regimen can easily be done. Dr. Tim Church, via NPR
The impeachment trial of President Trump has begun. Supreme Court Justice John Roberts gaveled the historic proceedings into session shortly after 1pm. First up: Senate Republicans and Democrats are haggling over the rules before opening arguments begin. Developments: McConnell eases up: Mitch McConnell has loosened up on his short timeline...
European luxury stocks fell on Tuesday over fears that the coronavirus virus outbreak in China could hurt sales. The slump of high-end brands comes after many had managed to weather months of protests in Hong Kong. Chinese shoppers account for 35% of global luxury goods sales and 90% of last year’s growth in the market. The numbers illustrate the damage that could be done to luxury goods companies if health fears deter shopping. Reuters reports shares in some of the top luxury players, like LVMH and Burberry, were down by between 1.9% and 3%. Declines had been as much as 4% in early trading, wiping $15 billion off the sector’s market value. The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak rose to six on Tuesday and nearly 300 people were diagnosed.