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Cowboys Draft Basketball Star Who Hasn’t Played Football Since Middle School

The former (6 foot 8 inches and 273 pounds) averaged 11.4 points per game in his 2015-2016 season at Baylor and set a school record for rebounds. He had 292 offensive rebounds over his last two seasons with the team, more than any other major conference player, per . His …

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Why It Matters That Michelle Obama And Ibtihaj Muhammad Fenced

In the middle of an election cycle replete with messages of fear and words of hate, Michelle Obama picked up a foil in the middle of New York City on Wednesday and learned to fence in the name of hope, unity and patriotism. The First Lady was in Times Square …

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Bobby Knight: Trump would drop A-bomb like Truman

Washington (CNN)Legendary basketball coach Bobby Knight believes Republican front-runner Donald Trump would have the “guts” to drop a nuclear bomb, just like former President Harry Truman. “We gotta talk about this presidential crap just for a moment here,” Knight said Thursday at an Evansville, Indiana, rally. “You older folks remember …

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Rim shot! Sarah Palin slams Ted Cruz’s basketball faux pas

Washington (CNN)Former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin poked at Texas Sen. Ted Cruz for his basketball faux pas on Tuesday night, joking that putting a ball through a hoop as opposed to a “ring” is a “smarter” path to victory. The Texas senator, who has repeatedly said “Hoosiers” — a 1980s …

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Super Tuesday: 5 takeaways

Knightstown, Indiana (CNN)Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump just moved much closer to a general election match-up. JUST WATCHED Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH It’s still only April, and their opponents swear they’re not going anywhere. But Trump and Clinton both used their victory speeches to pivot towards the general …

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Even heroes like Prince are mortal so why is this death so hard to take?

The stories may be slipping from front pages but Prince fans are still reeling. Clem Bastow explores why his death feels so personal to her and many others There are heroes of mine whose inevitable death Ive long dreaded, because they seemed so distressingly mortal: ageing, greying, slowing down (as …

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Apple reports slowdown in iPhone sales and first revenue decline in 13 years

Much of the falloff is attributable to the stuggling Chinese economy, still the second-largest market in the world for Apple products behind the US Apple shares dropped on Tuesday afternoon after the company reported a nearly 13% fall in quarterly sales, the first time revenue at the worlds most valuable …

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FCC to let cable company Charter purchase current rival Time Warner

Chairman recommends that the body approve the third-largest US cable companys plan to purchase the second-largest, as well as Bright House Networks The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is letting the third-largest cable company in the US buy the second-largest: chairman Tom Wheeler has recommended that the body approve TV and …

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Trump is right on transgender bathroom laws

(CNN)It seems smug to put it this way, but I will give Donald Trump credit for one thing: bathrooms. It’s not an undercut. On the issue of legislating transgender bathrooms –and maybe only on this issue, if you ask me — Trump is completely right, and his rival Ted Cruz …

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Hillary Clinton urges Britain to remain in the European Union

US presidential hopeful weighs in on forthcoming vote as No 10 welcomes latest backing ahead of 23 June referendum Hillary Clinton has thrown her weight behind the campaign to keep Britain inside the European Union in a major new boost to David Camerons hopes of winning a Remain vote on …

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