McDonald’s All American Game Rosters 2019: Vernon Carey Jr., James Wiseman Lead | Bleacher Report

Elsa/Getty Images Memphis commit James Wiseman and Duke commit Vernon Carey Jr. highlight the 24-player roster for the 2019 McDonald’s All American Game.  Here are the full rosters for this year’s boys game, per 247Sports:      Team East Precious Achiuwa Cole Anthony Armando Bacot Vernon Carey Jr. Anthony Edwards Trayce Jackson-Davis Josiah James Scottie Lewis Jaden McDaniels […]

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The Rich People at Davos Are Terrified of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and They Should Be

Alexandria Ocasio_Cortez isn’t going away. (Photo by Scott Kowalchyk/CBS via Getty Images. Social image split featuring Davos photo by FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images) It’s time, once again, for everyone’s favorite February event: the World Economic Forum annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, the comically effete confab of rich people, sympathetic politicians, and “public intellectuals” or whatever inveighing on […]

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Five wickets, four runs, 27 balls … How Kemar Roach sent England scuttling

England had gone to lunch on the second day at Bridgetown on 30 for 1 in reply to West Indies’ 289, apparently well set in their first innings of the tour. But, waiting for them on the resumption was a pumped-up Kemar Roach, who served up an astonishing spell of five wickets for four runs […]

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The Carabao Cup semis and Scottish drama – Football Weekly Extra | Football

Join the conversation on Facebook, Twitter and email. We look back at the last few days, starting with the desperately sad news and the search – since called off – for missing footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot, after their plane disappeared on Monday night. We discuss the Carabao Cup action, with Spurs and Chelsea […]

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Nick Gazin’s Comic Book Love-in #123

Hello, My name is Nicholas Gazin and I’m VICE’s art editor. This is my column in which I discuss comics, zines, art books, and anything aesthetically beautiful or terrible I think other people should know about. Love, Nicholas Keith Mayerson has a show up called My American Dream: Heroes and Villain at Marlborough Gallery in […]

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No deal, no problem? – Politics Weekly podcast | Politics

Despite desperate entreaties from business and MPs, Theresa May is steadfastly refusing to take the possibility of a no-deal Brexit off the table, and the UK looks perilously close to crashing out of Europe on WTO terms. But there seems to be a sense of growing support for a no-deal Brexit: in a poll last […]

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The Greatest Comebacks in NFL History | Bleacher Report

0 of 11 Bill Kostroun/Associated Press One of the NFL‘s favorite national pastimes is declaring “game over” before the final whistle. After seeing dozens of remarkable comebacks through the years, though, it’s smart to be careful when making the statement. Many leads aren’t safe. And we’re remembering the ones that weren’t. While it would be […]

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‘We forgive him because he said sorry’ – Faf du Plessis on Sarfraz Ahmed’s taunt

11:44 AM ET Liam Brickhill South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has said his team has forgiven Sarfraz Ahmed for his racially charged on-field taunt during the second ODI in Durban on Tuesday. “We forgive him because he said sorry,” du Plessis said after South Africa’s training session on Thursday. “He has apologised and taken […]

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Jayme Closs Is Getting Reward Money After Escaping Kidnapper Herself

Thirteen-year-old Jayme Closs is set to receive $25,000 in reward money after successfully escaping her kidnapper and rescuing herself, NBC News reports. On October 15, both of Closs’s parents were murdered in their home in rural Barron, Wisconsin, and she was abducted, kicking off a nationwide manhunt for the teen. At the time, Hormel Foods […]

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Bayern Munich Complete Permanent Chris Richards Transfer From FC Dallas | Bleacher Report

Soccrates Images/Getty Images FC Dallas confirmed on Thursday that they have agreed a permanent deal with Bayern Munich for defender Chris Richards: FC Dallas @FCDallas [email protected]’s path to @FCBayernUS is officially complete. FC Dallas has reached a transfer agreement with FC Bayern Munich for the Homegrown defender. 📰 https://t.co/UqBDDfbIR6 https://t.co/xHas70OIOx The 18-year-old joins Bayern on […]

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The five things travel has taught me: Steve McCurry, photographer

Steve McCurry. Photo: Alamy   GENEROSITY In India, there was an elderly woman I encountered, whose back was hunched almost to a 90-degree angle. She had been a widow for 70 years; her husband died when she was 14. Living in a community of widows since then, she made a living as one commissioned to pray […]

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Bellator 214: Bleacher Report Staff Picks | Bleacher Report

0 of 5 Josh Hedges/Forza LLC/Getty Images With no UFC event on tap for the weekend, Bellator takes center stage at The Forum in Inglewood for Bellator 214. Leading the bill will be the finals of the Heavyweight Grand Prix. Fedor Emelianenko and Ryan Bader will battle for the championship in the evening’s main event. […]

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Get Ready to Binge This True Crime Podcast About a Vigilante Private Eye

Manuel Gomez seems like a character out of a detective novel. The New York City–based private investigator dresses in double-breasted suits, carries a pen that doubles as a knife, wears a watch with a concealed camera, and reads The Art of War on stakeouts. To many residents of the South Bronx, he’s a hero. A […]

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Simms & Lefkoe: Can Patriots Expose Rams’ Weakness in Super Bowl LIII? | Bleacher Report

Simms & LefkoeBleacher Report It’s Simms and Lefkoe’s Championship Sunday Film Notebook podcast. On the latest episode of the show, Chris and Adam go through Simms’ film notebook from the previous gameweek’s action. Follow @SimmsAndLefkoe on Twitter and Instagram, and tell us what you think of the show! Warning: Contains NSFW language: To subscribe to […]

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Anthony Goncalves Tells Neymar to Stop ‘Blubbering’ After Injury vs. Strasbourg | Bleacher Report

Michel Euler/Associated Press Strasbourg’s Anthony Goncalves had little sympathy for Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar after his injury on Wednesday night, saying the Brazilian should stop “blubbering.” Neymar left the field in tears during the game between the two sides, and as the Guardian reported, PSG confirmed on Thursday the forward has suffered a recurrence of a […]

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Ton-up Mandhana happy to “stick in and guide the team through”

Smriti Mandhana played the starring role with her fourth ODI century as India started their ICC Women’s Championship series in New Zealand with a comprehensive nine-wicket win. “Really happy,” Mandhana said after the game. “I have a thing of getting out in the 70s and 80s, so I had to talk to myself, ‘don’t hit […]

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Missing 13yo girl, Toowoomba – Queensland Police News

Toowoomba police are appealing for public assistance to help locate a 13-yer-old local girl. The girl left a family residence without advising where she was going and was last seen walking in Ruthven Street around 5pm today, Thursday, January 24. Police and family hold concerns for her safety and wellbeing due to her age and […]

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We Asked M. Night Shyamalan Fans to Defend Him

Assets via Wikipedia Commons. This article originally appeared on VICE Canada. M. Night Shyamalan is easily one of the most divisive directors working today. He has a number of massive hits under his belt, but he’s been seen as a joke by many people for almost two decades. But to be clear, I’m not one […]

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