UFC Fight Island 2 video: Jack Hermansson catches nasty heel hook to finish Kelvin Gastelum

Jack Hermansson is no joke on the ground. In a return to the win column in the UFC Fight Island 2 co-main event, Hermansson made quick work of former interim title challenger Kelvin Gastelum with a nasty heel hook submission at just 1:18 into the opening round. After suffering a loss to Jared Cannonier in […]

Super bowls: Burmese recipes by the Rangoon Sisters

Amy and Emily Chung, AKA the Rangoon Sisters, are wondering how they can mark the launch of their debut cookbook. Having spent more than a year (including some of Emily’s maternity leave) writing it, they were planning a big party to celebrate. “It’s a really exciting time for us, so we were really looking forward […]

Key U.S. lawmakers back unions’ call for new airline bailout

Key U.S. House Democrats are backing a push by airline unions for a new round of government bailouts to keep workers employed in the face of tens of thousands of possible layoffs this fall, according to a letter encouraging other colleagues to sign on. In March, Congress approved $32 billion for the aviation industry to […]

Apple wins appeal against $15 billion tax bill imposed by the EU

After six years, the General Court of the European Union sided with Apple in a case where the European Commission accused the company of abusing Ireland’s permissive tax system. The Commission will likely appeal this ruling in the EU’s supreme court in the coming months.Apple recently won an appeal over a tax bill of $15 […]

Denver’s Will Barton says message on jersey won’t make enough impact

Denver guard Will Barton said Friday that he decided against wearing a social justice message on the back of his jersey at the NBA restart because he does not believe it those actions will make enough of a real impact. Many NBA players took advantage of the chance to wear a saying like “Black Lives […]

Safety first: the future of Britain’s restaurants

Ordinarily, the opening weekend of a food destination as ambitious as Escape to Freight Island would have been a circus. The pre-launch publicity would have drummed up such anticipation and queues that, even for those disappointed and turned away, the scrum at the door would have only added to Freight Island’s legend. But that was […]

U.S. FBI is leading an inquiry into the Twitter hack, sources say

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation is leading a federal inquiry into the Twitter hacking, two sources familiar with the situation said, after hackers seized control of accounts belonging to Joe Biden, Kim Kardashian and others in what appeared to be a bitcoin scam. Earlier the FBI had said: “We are aware of today’s security […]

Henry Cavill’s PC-building skills aren’t quite super, man

Henry Cavill: The Man of Steel, Geralt of Rivia, and lover of all things PC. In a new Instagram post, the actor puts together a very tasty gaming computer to the sounds of Barry White. But it doesn’t go as smoothly as the singer’s dulcet tones.Cavill has never hidden his love of PC gaming in […]

Monk Combines Beatboxing With Meditation For An Epic New Sound.

Yogetsu Akasaka of Japan has been a Zen Buddhist monk since 2015, but he also has a deep passion for music. After hearing someone beatbox for the first time, he was fascinated by the style and set out to learn it himself! When he became a monk, he wasn’t sure how to pursue the two […]

Mike Budenholzer: Giannis Antetokounmpo deserves back-to-back MVPs

The MVP race is over and Giannis Antetokounmpo is the heavy favorite to retain his title. His coach, Mike Budenholzer, thinks Antetokounmpo deserves it. The NBA alerted teams Friday that for the purposes of the end-of-season awards — MVP, Rookie of the Year, All-NBA Teams, etc. — no games after the season was shut down […]