Michael Phelps just broke a 2168-year-old Olympic record

The record: the most all-time individual Olympic titles - a mark previously held by Leonidas of Rhodes. Most sports records are a couple days, years, or - maybe - decades old. And his win in the 200-meters means the U.S. has won the event six times... More..

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by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Ledecky sets world record in 800 freestyle

Ledecky last competed on Friday evening in the women's 800-meter freestyle final. She became the first Welsh sports star to win two Olympic medals at the same Games for 44 years since Richard Meade claimed do...More..

Shaqiri denies Middlesbrough winning return to EPL
by | Sunday, August 14, 2016

Shaqiri denies Middlesbrough winning return to EPL

Both sides poured plenty of men forward during the latter stages as they eyed respective winners, but the frequent long balls did not cause great difficulty for either goalkeeper. "I came here to build the club...More..

Kevin Hart's Alter Ego Gets His Own Major Record Deal
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Kevin Hart's Alter Ego Gets His Own Major Record Deal

According to a Billboard report , we can expect Chocolate Droppa's album this fall, but as far as features, singles and a release date, we're just going to have to wait. In another Instagram post Hart aka ...More..

by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Ryan Lochte Isn't Buying Michael Phelps Retirement Talk: 'See You In Tokyo'

Phelps already avenged his loss in the 200 m butterfly, but if he can win tonight, he'll have officially settled the score between the two, while picking up gold medal No. In a WJZ Baltimore TV interview reco...More..

Arianna Huffington bids farewell to Huffpost
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Arianna Huffington bids farewell to Huffpost

It's a lesson she has to remind herself of even today, and one that has motivated her decision to step down from The Huffington Post. In a press release , she noted that she chose to leave the online news ...More..

Mercedes-Benz Takes Aim at BMW with its New Maybach Coupe
by | Saturday, August 13, 2016

Mercedes-Benz Takes Aim at BMW with its New Maybach Coupe

As far as we can see, the concept appears to abstain from using any straight lines - even the beltline is curved. The Maybach moniker adorns the C-pillar of the concept and reveals out its identity. Called th...More..

by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Phelps and Lochte duke it out at Olympics for the last time

Lochte has owned the 200 IM world record for seven years, but Phelps usually comes out on top against him. In a dramatic finale the 19-year-old American produced a starting anchor leg of 1 min 53.74 secs - mo...More..

Mila Kunis: 'I don't want to raise spoiled children'
by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Mila Kunis: 'I don't want to raise spoiled children'

Mila Kunis' latest movie is called Bad Moms, but she sounds like a pretty good one to us! Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are rich, but their kids are poor. You are very poor. "But growing up poor, I never ...More..

After Paradise: Chad Johnson Finally Apologizes to Sarah Herron Face to Face
by | Friday, August 12, 2016

After Paradise: Chad Johnson Finally Apologizes to Sarah Herron Face to Face

Nick Viall also told Entertainment Tonight that Chad Johnson is just how he seems on TV and that the show had plenty of footage it could have used against Johnson. The night prior to their date, they'd shared...More..

Matt LeBlanc says he's 'not sure' he'll return to Top Gear
by | Friday, August 12, 2016

Matt LeBlanc says he's 'not sure' he'll return to Top Gear

When asked about whether or not he would return, LeBlanc added: "I don't know". For 10 wonderful seasons Matt LeBlanc and Matthew Perry portrayed best friends Joey Tribbiani and Chandler Bing, and on the ...More..

Only 1% of worldwide gamblers gamble online
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Only 1% of worldwide gamblers gamble online

Online gambling certainly wins when it comes to convenience and opportunity. Still, cultural inertia is a force to be reckoned with, and gambling in the physical world is one of the oldest activities in history...More..

Nike Drops 'Unlimited Together' Film With Team USA Basketball Stars
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Nike Drops 'Unlimited Together' Film With Team USA Basketball Stars

With the 2016 Summer Olympics in full swing, Chance The Rapper honors the USA Basketball team in a heartfelt video for Nike's Unlimited Together film. Chance raps and sings over a piano assisted beat abou...More..

Jerry Jones says he might stick with existing backup QBs after scrimmage
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Jerry Jones says he might stick with existing backup QBs after scrimmage

The Cowboys have no interest in giving up a fourth- or fifth-round pick for a quarterback on a one-year hire. Jones noted that both Prescott and Showers played well during their practices. Unfortunately the C...More..

Book Reviews - Pete's Dragon Junior Novel + The Lost Years
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Book Reviews - Pete's Dragon Junior Novel + The Lost Years

Talking about her character, Bryce said: "I play a character who spends all day in the woods, and she's like, "Well there's no dragon in the woods, but that's OK dad". The scene serves as an apt summary of the ...More..

Serena Williams loses to Elina Svitolina
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Serena Williams loses to Elina Svitolina

Williams rebounded to win her 22nd career Grand Slam at Wimbledon, tying Steffi Graf for most all-time in the Open Era. Serena's brief run in Rio began on Sunday, when she lost her opening doubles match wit...More..

by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

When to Watch the Annual Perseid Meteor Shower

The Perseids show up every year in August when Earth ventures through trails of debris left behind by an ancient comet. For the best view of the Perseid shower go outside between midnight and dawn on August...More..

More windy weather could further disrupt rowing on Thursday
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

More windy weather could further disrupt rowing on Thursday

Races on Sunday were called off as winds roiled the waters of the lagoon. Reigning champions Heather Stanning and Helen Glover were among those due to look to seal a place in their final on Wednesday. The 14-...More..

Mourinho has dig at Klopp over Paul Pogba transfer
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Mourinho has dig at Klopp over Paul Pogba transfer

Considering how long this transfer saga has lasted, it's no real surprise that Pogba's reveal in a United shirt was unconventional, but bloody hell it didn't have to happen like this, did it? The 23-year-old ...More..

Olympics-Rugby-Japanese rugby on the rise after 'big boys' upsets
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Olympics-Rugby-Japanese rugby on the rise after 'big boys' upsets

Japan caused arguably the greatest upset in rugby sevens history by claiming a stunning 14-12 win against New Zealand at Deodoro Stadium. She wept because she believed she cost her New Zealand side victory...More..

Jared Leto Wants Joker To Team Up With Batman In A Movie
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Jared Leto Wants Joker To Team Up With Batman In A Movie

Regardless, the film took the record for the strongest August opening ever . Guardians went on to earn $94.3 million in its opening weekend. In global sales, it's already at $64.6M. For " Squad " it's the ...More..

by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Weld due in Boston to turn in ballot access petitions

Sentinel and Enterprise staff photos can be ordered by visiting our SmugMug site. Weld has joined Libertarian Gary Johnson on the third party's presidential ticket and he told FOX25's Sharman Sacchetti it's...More..

by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

The Presidential Debates Might Have A Third Podium After All

Stein will have the Green Party label next to her name on the ballot because Anita Rios, the 2014 Green Party candidate for governor, won more than 3 percent of the vote in the 2014 gubernatorial race between J...More..

Ryanair drama: Late lad runs across Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport runway
by | Thursday, August 11, 2016

Ryanair drama: Late lad runs across Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport runway

The man, believed to be a Bolivian national, jumped onto the ground from a boarding bridge and ran after the plane at Madrid's worldwide airport. He then runs towards a Ryanair plane , but is stopped before ...More..

Tom Hiddleston's Loki returning in Thor: Ragnarok
by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Tom Hiddleston's Loki returning in Thor: Ragnarok

On Tuesday, the actor joined Instagram and posted a first-look photo of Loki with a simple message: "He's back!" But we will gladly welcome any peek at the return of Marvel's best movie villain. After all, ...More..

Dismayed Fans Petition To Shut Down Rotten Tomatoes!
by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Dismayed Fans Petition To Shut Down Rotten Tomatoes!

Presumably spearheaded by fans who have yet to actually see the film, the petition accuses Rotten Tomatoes of bias against DC films, and of actively trying to harm Warner Bros. The film's director, David Ayer...More..

by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Delta cancels more flights in wake of computer-system outage

More than 1,000 people spent the night at Narita airport outside Tokyo because of the shutdown and, while flights were resuming Tuesday, Delta spokeswoman Hiroko Okada said more delays are expected. The company...More..

by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Defending champ Murray rolls over Argentina's Monaco at Olympics

The 29-year-old and older brother Jamie are out of the men's doubles competition after losing to Brazilian pair Thomaz Bellucci and Andre Sa following a long second-set tiebreak. 2 will earn his third Olympic m...More..

by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Fighting in Syria's Aleppo leaves 2 million without water

UNITED NATIONS Russia warned on Tuesday that the next round of Syria peace talks should not be contingent on a halt to fighting in Aleppo after U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura told the U.N. People inspect a...More..

by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Google worker found killed in woods, police urge caution

Multiple news outlets, citing investigative sources, were reporting on Monday that the body was found naked and burned on head, hands and feet. Vetrano was murdered on August 2, after leaving for an early eveni...More..

Giants WR Victor Cruz Questionable For Preseason Opener
by | Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Giants WR Victor Cruz Questionable For Preseason Opener

He has not played in a game since October 12, 2014, when he tore the patellar tendon in his right knee in the third quarter of a Sunday Night contest against the Eagles in Philadelphia. - Jordan Raanan, ESPN.co...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Aly Raisman's Parents Are Adorably Stressed When They Watch Her Compete

As Raisman did her thing on the uneven bars, Lynn held onto Rick for dear life, almost falling out of her seat as she swayed with her husband. But it wasn't her spell-binding performance that had viewers ...More..

Rio 2016: People don't want Kenya at Olympics - sports minister
by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Rio 2016: People don't want Kenya at Olympics - sports minister

A Kenyan athletics official was reportedly filmed this week offering to provide athletes with advance notice of scheduled doping tests, in exchange for several thousands of dollars in bribe funds. "Give us a re...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Hulu dropping free video as it prepares cable TV alternative

Ben Smith , Hulu's senior vice president and head of experience, told The Hollywood Reporter the change comes as the site's paid model has been enhanced. To date, we've streamed fantastic experiences across...More..

by | Tuesday, August 09, 2016

Paul Ryan asked about Packers, not primary, in Wisconsin

Ryan's primary will take place on Tuesday. Ryan has also tried to downplay the challenge. When asked directly Roday refused to answer on what day such an event would happen, and, as Breitbart Washington Edito...More..

Alex Rodriguez to play final major league game next Friday
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Alex Rodriguez to play final major league game next Friday

That deal runs through December 31, 2017, the team said. A-Rod's final game will be on Friday at Yankee Stadium against the Tampa Bay Rays. "In his 20 seasons in the league so far, Rodriguez has been named th...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Lucroy hits 2 HRs, Beltran has 3 hits; Rangers beat Astros

Alex Bregman got the first three-hit game of his career with two singles and a double and got his first RBI. TEXAS: The Rangers have lost 13 of 18 on the road and are just 1-6 in their last seven games vers...More..

Paul Pogba to have medical with Manchester United to finalize transfer
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Paul Pogba to have medical with Manchester United to finalize transfer

Mourinho told BT Sport: 'We have No 10's, we don't have what I used to call the second midfield player. Real Madrid had been linked with a rival bid for the former Le Havre youngster, with head coach Zine...More..

by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Who Won The Bachelorette 2016 Last Night? Season 12 Finale

Meanwhile, Robby is a tall-haired former competitive swimmer who broke up with his girlfriend of four years shortly before embarking his reality show journey. Who would they nominate for " The Bachelor "? Kim...More..

Freaky Ali trailer: Nawazuddin Siddiqui in a never seen before role
by | Monday, August 08, 2016

Freaky Ali trailer: Nawazuddin Siddiqui in a never seen before role

We had told you how Salman Khan will be taking an active participation in promoting his brother Sohail Khan's Freaky Ali which stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the lead along with his another brother Arbaaz Kha...More..

by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

After 'Scary Lucy,' Ball's hometown unveiling new statue

In a phone interview with CBS News , Palmer said creating the redo of the Lucille Ball statue was "completely intimidating." Still, he spoke very carefully about that as knew the majority of fans despised ...More..

Eric Ebron leaves mock game with injury
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Eric Ebron leaves mock game with injury

Ebron finished fourth on the Lions with 47 catches for 537 yards and four touchdowns last year, and was expected to play an even bigger role this year as the team's No. "It's devastating", backup tight end Matt...More..

Obama will go down as worst president in U.S. history
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Obama will go down as worst president in U.S. history

Aside from McCain, a bipartisan coalition of veterans, family members of military personnel killed in the line of duty, a veteran serving in Congress and an ex-diplomat sent a letter to Trump calling his crit...More..

Jury: Ex-officer should serve 2 1/2 years for manslaughter
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Jury: Ex-officer should serve 2 1/2 years for manslaughter

Rankin also shot and killed a suspect in 2011. But the guilty verdict Thursday was for voluntary manslaughter, a lesser charge than the original first-degree murder count. "I wish I could have done more to ke...More..

Fiat Chrysler facing lawsuit over Star Trek actor's death
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Fiat Chrysler facing lawsuit over Star Trek actor's death

Yelchin was reportedly in his Los Angeles driveway when his 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee began to roll back without warning, eventually crushing and suffocating him against a brick pillar. Dordick says a recall let...More..

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump after Democratic National Convention
by | Sunday, August 07, 2016

Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump after Democratic National Convention

So the combined average was 33.7 million for Clinton, and 35 million for Trump. The convention on the whole celebrated two huge details of Clinton's candidacy that had previously been cast in a negative light...More..

Clinton repeats debunked claim about FBI email investigation
by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Clinton repeats debunked claim about FBI email investigation

That statement isn't a lie unto itself; it is an apples to oranges comparison. Comey, however, never said that of Clinton - and the Democratic nominee's continued parroting of the claim has earned her both ...More..

by | Saturday, August 06, 2016

Margot Robbie Isn't A Fan Of Harley Quinn's Relationship With The Joker

Like most comic book movies, Suicide Squad includes a bunch of little nods to the comics , and this handy article from Inverse lays out a bunch of the ones you should be on the lookout for. Speaking duri...More..

Erdogan says coup was 'scenario written from outside' Turkey
by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Erdogan says coup was 'scenario written from outside' Turkey

Turkey's government says the coup was instigated by US -based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, a former Erdogan ally now living in self-imposed exile in Pennsylvania. Meanwhile, the foreign ministry summoned Ge...More..

by | Friday, August 05, 2016

Trump off base on Clinton and Iran payment

The Wall Street Journal published a report today that said the USA put $400 million in euros, Swiss francs and other currencies on an airplane and handed it to Iranian officials. TRUMP: "When they took our s...More..