Aug 05 2018

Sure, the West is loaded, but LeBron is not missing the playoffs

ESPN projected the Los Angeles Lakers to finish outside of the playoff picture next season, but that’s still hard to see that happening. ESPN writer Kevin Pelton officially released his projected win totals for all 30 NBA teams, and thus, predicted which teams he believes will make the 2019 NBA playoffs. To what should be […]

Aug 05 2018

CBS Struggles to Defend Itself Amid Les Moonves Scandal: 'Things Are Not Perfect'

#METOO CBS Struggles to Defend Itself Amid Les Moonves Scandal: ‘Things Are Not Perfect’ Grilled by critics about systemic problems with its culture amid allegations against Moonves and several showrunners, a CBS exec calls the network “a fulfilling place to work.” Kevin Fallon 08.05.18 3:05 PM ET Getty BEVERLY HILLS, California — Just over a […]

Aug 05 2018

When Trump attacked LeBron James, it had an unintended effect: other athletes speaking out

Randy Moss sent a message that went beyond football with his tie. (Joe Robbins / Getty Images) by Cindy Boren August 5 at 12:26 PM Email the author Last week, President Trump took on LeBron James, questioning the intelligence of the Los Angeles Lakers’ star and aiming a dart at him over comparisons to Michael […]

Aug 05 2018

Ebola outbreak in Congo grows; at least 3 killed

A Congolese health worker demonstrating proper hand-washing methods to prevent Ebola in Mbandaka, Democratic Republic of Congo, May 19.  (REUTERS/Kenny Katombe/File Photo) The number of confirmed cases in Congo’s new outbreak of the Ebola virus has risen to 13, including three deaths, the health ministry said late Saturday. The World Health Organization has warned that […]

Aug 05 2018

'Murphy Brown' Team on Revival 'Through the Prism of the Press' and #MeToo Episode

When “Murphy Brown” returns with its revival season on CBS this fall, it will be focused “through the prism of the press,” says creator Diane English. “We’ve always been a political show with something to say,” she said at the Television Critics Assn. press tour panel for the show Sunday. “The first amendment and free […]

Aug 05 2018

6 Skincare Tips For Your Best Summer Skin

With summer comes a whole host of skin problems – oily skin gets oilier, dry skin gets drier, not to mention the multiple rashes, breakouts and roughness. We outline the steps to take to tackle these problems and get that much-desired summer glow. 1. Exfoliate Exfoliation is a must. If you want to get that […]

Aug 05 2018

New Guilty Gear title in development

A new Guilty Gear title is in development, Arc System Works CEO Minoru Kidooka announced at Evo 2018. Speaking on stage following the Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2 finals, Kidooka said, “Unfortunately, Guilty Gear director Daisuke Ishiwatari couldn’t be here today, but he is hard at work on a new Guilty Gear title, and while […]

Aug 05 2018

“60 Minutes” chief Jeff Fager to “stay on vacation” amid investigation into sexual misconduct

Jeff Fager, the powerful executive producer of “60 Minutes,” is delaying his return to work from summer vacation as an investigation continues into sexual misconduct and an abusive culture at the show. “Having heard the investigation will be wrapping up soon, Jeff has decided to stay on vacation,” a CBS News spokesperson said on Sunday. […]

Aug 05 2018

Ebola vaccinations in eastern Congo due to begin on Wednesday

GOMA, Democratic Republic of Congo (Reuters) – Vaccinations against a new outbreak of Ebola virus in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are due to begin on Wednesday, a senior official at the health ministry said on Sunday. An ambulance from the Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) drives through a street in the town of Beni in […]

Aug 05 2018

Terrell Owens finally explains why he had a nearly 15-year beef with the media

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — When Terrell Owens gave his Hall of Fame speech on Saturday, there seemed to be two major themes.  The first theme had to do with giving thanks. During his nearly 40-minute speech, Owens spent roughly 35 minutes thanking anyone and everyone who helped pave his path to the Hall of Fame. As […]