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‘Immaculate Reception’ picked as best play in NFL history

‘Immaculate Reception’ picked as best play in NFL history

There’s always a debate, it seems, around the “Immaculate Reception,” the unbelievable winning play from a 1972 AFC divisional playoff game in which Pittsburgh Steelers running back Franco Harris plucked a deflected pass and ran for a touchdown late in the fourth quarter. Now there’s more debate after the NFL Network named it the top…MORE

Pelosi: US arms sales, troop deployments to Saudi Arabia and UAE ‘outrageous’

Pelosi: US arms sales, troop deployments to Saudi Arabia and UAE ‘outrageous’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi slammed the Trump Administration’s plans to accelerate arms sales and send additional forces to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates as bypassing Congress’ intent. Pelosi called the response “the latest outrageous attempt by the Trump Administration to circumvent the bipartisan, bicameral will of Congress,” adding in a statement Saturday: “These…MORE

2020 Democratic hopefuls dance their way into Iowa Steak Fry

2020 Democratic hopefuls dance their way into Iowa Steak Fry

2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls on Saturday sought to galvanize their Iowa support at the Polk County Steak Fry with a strategy that’s not frequented in the campaign playbook: dance. The Steak Fry marks just the latest event in the first-in-the-nation caucus state where candidates will pitch themselves as the best contender to take on President…MORE

‘Gully Boy’ is India’s official entry to the 92nd Academy Awards

‘Gully Boy’ is India’s official entry to the 92nd Academy Awards

India’s hopes for winning its first Oscar for Best International Feature Film will rest this year on “Gully Boy,” which tells the story of a rising rapper from Mumbai. Producer Farhan Akhtar announced on Twitter that the movie is India’s official entry for the 92nd Academy Awards. “Gully Boy,” which premiered at the Berlin Film…MORE

Andrew Yang still says SNL should not have fired comedian for racist comments

Andrew Yang still says SNL should not have fired comedian for racist comments

Presidential candidate Andrew Yang still believes comedian Shane Gillis should not have lost his job on “Saturday Night Live,” telling CNN’s Van Jones, “We’re all human and we can forgive.” Gillis was recently fired from SNL due to racist comments he made in the past about Asians. But Yang, who’s Taiwanese-American, has consistently said he…MORE

Judge orders Trump to testify in trial over 2015 protest outside Trump Tower

Judge orders Trump to testify in trial over 2015 protest outside Trump Tower

A New York judge on Friday ordered President Donald Trump to provide video testimony as part of an upcoming lawsuit brought by protesters who say they were assaulted by Trump’s security guards during a 2015 protest outside of Trump Tower. Judge Doris M. Gonzalez wrote in her ruling that Trump’s testimony is “indispensable” to the…MORE

How a crowdsourcing website helped rescue 370 people during Tropical Storm Imelda

How a crowdsourcing website helped rescue 370 people during Tropical Storm Imelda

A crowdsourcing website developed during Hurricane Harvey has become an indelible resource for thousands of people in need of help during disasters. Of the more than 46,000 people helped to date through using CrowdSource Rescue, 370 were in southeastern Texas this past week after Imelda — a tropical storm that weakened to a tropical depression…MORE

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