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Stefanie Sherk, Model and Actress Wife of Oscar Nominee Demian Bichir, Dies at 37
Canadian model and actress Stefanie Sherk died on April 20 at the age of 37. Her husband, Oscar nominee Demián Bichir (2012's A Better Life), confirmed the sad news in a touching Instagram post on Wednesday, explaining that Sherk — whom he called ... Continue reading on PEOPLE.com.
Canadian model Stefanie Sherk passes away 'peacefully' at the age of just 37 as her actor husband Demian Bichir ...
Canadian model Stefanie Sherk has tragically passed away at the age of just 37. Actor Demian Bichir, 55, praised his 'beautiful, angelic and talented' wife as he announced with 'inconceivable pain' that Stefanie had 'peacefully' died on April 20 in an ... Continue reading on Daily Mail.
Days Gone review
Days Gone is a lavishly produced, painfully generic PS4 zombie game
While many publishers have primarily shifted to the more lucrative space of live-service games, Sony has become one of the last bastions of support for lavishly produced story-driven titles — which is what makes Days Gone so disappointing. Coming out of ... Continue reading on The Verge.
Days Gone: The Kotaku Review
In video games, however, the doom of civilization is old hat. It's so familiar that we've moved past it, affixing a genre name to what comes after: The post-apocalypse, where we find games like the new single player PlayStation 4 exclusive Days Gone. Continue reading on Kotaku.
Warriors cop to complacency as malaise continues in second home loss to Clippers
Faced with lackluster defensive effort and a strong-willed opponent in a potential closeout game, Steve Kerr decided to break the glass and follow the standard emergency procedures. The Golden State Warriors' coach played Kevin Durant 42 minutes, the ... Continue reading on Washington Post.
Clips' Williams: Warriors erred in 'looking ahead'
For his part, Warriors coach Steve Kerr heaped praise upon the Clippers, describing them as "a hell of a team" that won 48 games in the regular season. "They have our respect, for sure," Kerr said. "They outplayed us tonight, and they've got a hell of a team. Continue reading on ESPN.
In the end, the Capitals were outplayed and out-coached in nearly every way by Carolina
Thirty minutes before midnight Wednesday, silence overtook the Washington Capitals. It was kind of spooky to experience how quickly 10½ months of celebration, validation and newfound trust went hush after the season-ending defeat. There were no overly ... Continue reading on Washington Post.
How the Capitals are dealing with the fallout of an unexpected early exit
WASHINGTON — The silence was the thing. There were murmured conversations in the Capitals' locker room and equipment managers came and went without their usual racket. There were no slammed doors or angry voices. Just a sound void filled by ... Continue reading on NBCSports.com.
James Byrd Jr
John William King executed in James Byrd Jr.'s brutal dragging death
John William King — an avowed racist who orchestrated the murder of James Byrd Jr. in one of America's most gruesome hate crimes of the latter 20th century — was executed Wednesday in Texas, authorities said. King, 44, was pronounced dead by lethal ... Continue reading on NBCNews.com.
John William King had no last words before his execution for the heinous dragging death of James Byrd Jr.
(CNN) A man who helped carry out the dragging death of James Byrd Jr. -- one of the most horrific hate crimes in modern American history -- was executed by injection on Wednesday evening in a Texas prison. John William King, 44, was one of three men ... Continue reading on CNN.
Manchester United In A Serious Slump, But Top Four Still Within Reach
Manchester United's English forward Marcus Rashford (L), Manchester United's English midfielder Jesse Lingard (2L), Manchester United's English defender Chris Smalling (2R) and Manchester United's Brazilian midfielder Fred react after conceding a goal ... Continue reading on Forbes.
Manchester City Sweeps Aside United and Its History, Inching Closer to Premier League Title
MANCHESTER, England — The morning of the Manchester derby, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer decided the anecdotes from and the lectures about Manchester United's past were no longer enough. His team's pride was battered and its reputation bruised. Continue reading on The New York Times.
Russell Westbrook still can't overcome Russell Westbrook
I was already resigned about Russell Westbrook by the time I fell asleep, which is how I have felt for every game except Game 3. He started the game well, spending most of the first and second quarter allowing his teammates to get going offensively, letting ... Continue reading on SB Nation.
Damian Lillard explains why he waved goodbye to Russell Westbrook after hitting series-winning shot
In January, that seed sprouted into a full-blown toxic plant, when Westbrook yelled at Lillard that he'd been "busting that a-- for years." With that in mind, Westbrook came into this series with something to prove. Unfortunately for him, all he really proved is that ... Continue reading on CBSSports.com.
Bail set at $5 million for parents of Crystal Lake boy AJ Freund
Bail was set at $5 million Thursday morning for each of 5-year-old Andrew “AJ” Freund's parents, who were charged with murder hours after authorities found what they believe is the body of the Crystal Lake boy in a shallow grave near Woodstock. Continue reading on Chicago Tribune.
Police had been called several times to the home of a 5-year-old boy found in a shallow grave
Freund Sr. reported his 5-year-old son as missing on April 18, telling 911 dispatchers that morning that he'd last seen him when he put the boy to bed the night before. He said he'd searched their house, the neighborhood, a local park and even a gas station ... Continue reading on CNN.
'Cobra Kai' delivers even bigger kicks in second season
(CNN) "Cobra Kai" was such a pleasant surprise as to invite skepticism whether this long-delayed "The Karate Kid" sequel could do it again. But Season 2 of the YouTube series is, if anything, better than the first -- a teen soap, largely, which also packs a wryly ... Continue reading on CNN.
YouTube's 'Cobra Kai' represents the best of YouTube Originals — but that may not be enough
YouTube debuted “Cobra Kai” this time last year, as part of its ongoing slate of YouTube Premium original series. The original pitch sounded like a one-trick pony of a series. Coming from the creative team that helmed such stoner comedies as “Hot Tub Time ... Continue reading on NBCNews.com.
Sokratis says Arsenal are 'not stupid' and must address poor form
Sokratis Papastathopoulos says Arsenal's players are “not stupid” and must be accountable for a run of performances that threaten to end their hopes of playing Champions League football next season. Continue reading on The Guardian.
Same old Arsenal? Gunners lack fight, leadership on the road again as top-four hopes take hit
For Arsenal, it feels as if normal service has been resumed. That is not to say they have rediscovered the carefree, devastating football of old. Instead it means that, on a chastening night in Wolverhampton, they presented the very worst version of themselves: ... Continue reading on ESPN (blog).
'Kissing bugs' are in Maryland, but they're little cause for concern
A bug that can carry a serious parasite and has been found in Delaware also has a presence in Maryland. But entomologists say it shouldn't spark alarm among Maryland residents. Triatomine bugs — also known as “kissing bugs” — can carry the parasite ... Continue reading on Baltimore Sun.
The Blood-Sucking 'Kissing Bug' Can Cause a Deadly Illness—Here's How You Can Avoid It
A species of the "kissing bug," which can cause Chagas disease, has been found for the first time in Delaware, according to a new report from the CDC. The bug—technically known as the triatomine insect—can carry a parasite called Trypanosoma cruzi in its ... Continue reading on Health.com.
Last Minute Thought: Buy or Sell Facebook (FB) Stock Before Q1'19 Earnings?
OK, Facebook (FB). It's officially earnings season again, and time to show investors what you're made of. The social media giant is set to release first-quarter 2019 results after the market close today, and investors and analysts will pay close attention, hoping ... Continue reading on Smarter Analyst.
Wish You Could Be Jennifer Garner's BFF? Here's the One Thing that 'Breaks the Girlfriend Code'
Watch the full episode of The Beautiful Issue Cover Story: Jennifer Garner streaming now on PeopleTV.com, or download the PeopleTV app on your favorite device. Now Garner has a wealth of support from her tribe. “From girlfriends modeling for me or ... Continue reading on PEOPLE.com.
Jennifer Garner Has a No-Fuss Approach to Beauty: 'I've Showered! Don't I Get a Gold Star?'
When Jennifer Garner first heard she was going to be on the cover of PEOPLE's 2019 Beautiful Issue, she “kind of just said, 'Wait, I'm sorry, what? Really?'” As the gorgeous star, 47, tells PEOPLE in this week's issue, “I was very surprised, and it took me a ... Continue reading on PEOPLE.com.
NFL Draft time
2019 NFL Draft: Dates, start times, mock drafts, TV, location, how to watch and stream all seven rounds
It's finally here: the 2019 NFL Draft begins in a matter of hours. So, what will be the fate of top prospects like Dwayne Haskins, Nick Bosa, Kyler Murray, Josh Allen and Quinnen Williams? We'll soon know as we witness the beginning of at least 254 NFL ... Continue reading on CBSSports.com.
NFL Draft 2019: Start time, how to watch and stream the first round
There are a number of changes to this year's NFL Draft coverage. The most notable is that in addition to ESPN and the NFL Network, ABC is airing its own draft coverage for the first time, anchored by Good Morning America co-host and former ESPNer Robin ... Continue reading on Philly.com.
How Long Did Gypsy Blanchard Really Live With Nick Godejohn's Family?
On the show, Gypsy and boyfriend Nicholas Godejohn (Joey King and Calum Worthy) have just made their escape from Gypsy's home and have arrived in Wisconsin, as Gypsy was haunted by memories of her mother. She was looking forward to starting a ... Continue reading on Refinery29.
Nick Godejohn's Unsettling Police Interview in 'The Act,' Explained by Actor Calum Worthy
[Warning: Spoilers for The Act episode 7, “Bonnie & Clyde,” ahead.] In this week's episode of The Act, everything finally catches up to Gypsy Rose Blanchard and her boyfriend, Nick Godejohn. Despite fleeing to his home in Big Bend, Wisconsin, a few serious ... Continue reading on Cosmopolitan.com.
Rapper Bun B shoots armed intruder in his Houston home who tried to steal his car, police say
Rapper Bun B shot an armed man who broke into his Houston home, pointed a gun at his wife and tried to steal his car, according to police. Houston police told USA TODAY that Bun B – one half of the rap duo UGK whose real name is Bernard Freeman ... Continue reading on USA TODAY.
Rapper Bun B shoots armed intruder at his Houston home
Rapper Bun B shot an armed robber at his Houston home after the robber allegedly pulled a gun on his wife when she opened the door, police said. Police said Bun B, whose real name is Bernard Freeman, exchanged gunfire with the suspect when he tried ... Continue reading on CBS News.
Marshawn Lynch's mom doesn't seem so sure that Marshawn Lynch is retiring just yet
If Marshawn Lynch is actually planning to retire, it appears that he hasn't told his mom yet. Lynch's mom, Delisa, is an avid user of Twitter, and based on a tweet she sent out on Wednesday, it seems that she's not entirely convinced that her son is going to ... Continue reading on CBSSports.com.
What's Next For Raiders With Marshawn Lynch Retirement News?
Earlier this Wednesday, we looked at the Oakland Raiders' draft needs. Now, it looks like the team has to add another need near the top of the draft. There were several reports saying running back Marshawn Lynch is planning to retire. Lynch just turned 33 ... Continue reading on Forbes.
GM wanted too much from EV start-up Rivian, opening door for Ford's $500 million investment
Ford's $500 million investment in electric truck maker Rivian became a possibility shortly after the start-up's talks with Detroit rival General Motors broke down about eight weeks ago, according to someone familiar with the discussions. It was widely speculated ... Continue reading on CNBC.
Ford to Invest $500 Million in Rivian, a Tesla Rival
Ford Motor has agreed to invest $500 million in Rivian, an electric-car start-up that is widely seen as a potential rival to Tesla, Ford announced on Wednesday. Rivian, based in Plymouth, Mich., plans to begin producing a pickup truck and a sport utility vehicle ... Continue reading on The New York Times.
Microsoft Edges to $1 Trillion Valuation as Sales Top Estimates
MSFT. MICROSOFT CORP. 125.01. USD. -0.43-0.34% · WBA. WALGREENS BOOTS. 53.47. USD. +0.25+0.47% · AAPL. APPLE INC. 207.16. USD. -0.32-0.15% · AMZN. AMAZON.COM INC. 1,901.75. USD. -22.02-1.14% · SPX. S&P 500. 2,927.25. USD. Continue reading on Bloomberg.
Microsoft Corp (MSFT) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript
Image source: The Motley Fool. Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ: MSFT) Q3 2019 Earnings Call April 24, 2019, 5:30 p.m. ET. Contents: Prepared Remarks; Questions and Answers; Call Participants. Prepared Remarks: Operator. Greetings, welcome to the Microsoft ... Continue reading on Yahoo Finance.
President Trump Doubles Down on 'Turkey First' Armenian Genocide Policy
WASHINGTON, D.C.—For the third year, President Donald Trump failed to properly condemn as 'genocide' the Ottoman Turkish government's annihilation of millions of Armenians, Greeks, Assyrians, Chaldeans and other Christians in his annual April 24th ... Continue reading on Armenian Weekly.
Thousands take to LA streets to demand recognition for the Armenian genocide
Dressed in all black and waving the colors of the Armenian flag, thousands of people marched through the streets of Los Angeles on Wednesday to demand that the century-old killings of 1.5 million Armenians officially be recognized as a genocide. Continue reading on Los Angeles Times.