The Florida Gulf Coast University men’s soccer team is picked to win the Atlantic Sun this season, according to a vote of league coaches. The Eagles are coming off an unprecedented fifth-straight …
Monday was a historic day in the military. For the first time in history, two women have completed the vigorous training curriculum and will graduate from Army Ranger School on Friday. However, the Pentagon isn’t expected to make final decisions about exactly what combat roles women will be allowed to fulfill until later this year.
Every time Stephanie Paquin listens to her 2-year-old foster dog struggle to breathe, she wants to cry. The abused pit bull without a nose was rescued by Paquin after only spending 36 hours in a Florida animal shelter. Her face has been so damaged that her upper fangs look like a bull’s tusk. The shelter […]
Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison has never been shy about delivering big hits, whether he’s zeroing in on opponents or on NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell for fining him for those big hits. His target this weekend? Those trophies that children get simply for showing up and playing, to whatever degree of success, sports. While the […]
Pittsburgh Steelers player James Harrison vented on social media Saturday after he learned his sons were given athletics “participation trophies.” The NFL linebacker and two-time Super Bowl champion posted a photo on Instagram and wrote in part, “While I am very proud of my boys for everything they do and will encourage them till the […]
From Awesome to Zeppelin A few months ago, we shared a list of the craziest new baby names parents had coined in 2014. Now, we’d like to call attention to a more specific baby name trend: turning words into names. Sure, word names have been around for a while (think Rose, Grace or Faith), but […]
Hip-hop drama ‘Straight Outta Compton’ overperformed at the weekend box office, notching the best debut ever for a music biopic.
Your shapely derriere alone isn’t what makes you attractive, or so suggests a new study. “Most previous work on attractiveness focused on the effect of isolated features,” explains Canada’s Queen’s University professor Nikolaus Troje. As he and two German researchers explain in a study published in Evolution & Human Behavior, “evolutionary psychology states that sexual […]