Winners and Losers from Week 5 of College Football

Winners and Losers from Week 5 of College Football

0 of 22 Mike Comer/Getty Images After an early near-upset where Clemson needed a last-minute drive to survive against Syracuse, college football threw its best punch with an incredible prime-time battle between Ohio State and Penn State. Unfortunately for viewers, that game ended with a colossal thud thanks to Nittany Lions coach James Franklin. Notre…
Death toll jumps to 384 after tsunami, quake in Indonesia

Death toll jumps to 384 after tsunami, quake in Indonesia

Antara Foto/Zainuddin Mn | Reuters Residents carry the body of a victim following an earthquake and tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia September 29, 2018 in this photo taken by Antara Foto The death toll from an earthquake and tsunami on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi rose to 832 on Sunday, the national disaster mitigation…
How male video game characters awakened my sexuality as a teen girl

How male video game characters awakened my sexuality as a teen girl

First of all, “a nice ass goes without saying.” And, amen to that. But also she writes that, more times than not, we’re generally not into the stereotypical, hyper-masculine action hero Mr. Universe type — like a McCree from Overwatch or Kratos from the original God of War trilogy. Those are the men that heterosexual…
Norway has a new plan that could clean up our oceans

Norway has a new plan that could clean up our oceans

Earlier this year, Norway's minister of international development visited Ghana. Minister Nikolai Astrup had a simple request: He wanted to spend some time with his team collecting trash from beaches in the developing nation.  His team assured him that could be arranged. Then he was asked the most telling question of all: Where would they…
72-year-old Fidelity bets on the future with blockchain, virtual reality and AI

72-year-old Fidelity bets on the future with blockchain, virtual reality and AI

Fidelity recognized the potential in blockchain before it became the corporate buzzword of 2018. CEO Abby Johnson led the charge into cryptocurrency, one of the riskiest and most volatile asset classes of the past year. "A few plus years ago, myself and a few other senior executives here were just curious about what was going…
College Football Rankings 2018: Bleacher Report’s Week 6 Top 25

College Football Rankings 2018: Bleacher Report’s Week 6 Top 25

0 of 4 Brad Tollefson/Associated Press What a wild slate of games Week 6 brought us. It was a loaded schedule for Top 25 matchups, including critical conference games from the early afternoon until the late evening. Ohio State pried an absolutely stunning 27-26 victory from Penn State's paws as the Buckeyes made key adjustments…
Ian Book Transforming Notre Dame into Instant College Football Playoff Threat

Ian Book Transforming Notre Dame into Instant College Football Playoff Threat

Carlos Osorio/Associated Press SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Three games into the 2018 season, it seemed only a matter of time before Notre Dame's luck would run out. While the Fighting Irish managed a 3-0 start, the issues of the Brandon Wimbush-led offense created too much doubt for comfort. It turns out the solution to those problems was…
Women are losing sleep over this retirement savings fear

Women are losing sleep over this retirement savings fear

Despite the fact that survey participants had a clear idea of how they wanted to be cared for, few people were talking to their family members about it. About half of the individuals in the Nationwide study said they were speaking with their spouses about the cost of long-term care. Only 10 percent said they…
How Anderson Cooper, Rachel Maddow, and Sean Hannity opened their shows for a week perfectly illustrates how Americans see the news differently

How Anderson Cooper, Rachel Maddow, and Sean Hannity opened their shows for a week...

Anderson Cooper of CNN, Rachel Maddow of MSNBC, and Sean Hannity of Fox News are three of the biggest primetime anchors in media today. Each anchor and their respective cable news network takes a unique and different angle on the news of the day during primetime programming. As a result, their audiences can come away…
Kawhi Leonard Says He’s ‘Just Having Fun’ After Raptors Preseason Debut

Kawhi Leonard Says He’s ‘Just Having Fun’ After Raptors Preseason Debut

Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images Kawhi Leonard is relieved to be back on the court following a tumultuous 2017-18 season with the San Antonio Spurs. "It's going to take time to get my rhythm, but I felt great being out there and just being able to compete," Leonard said after Saturday's 122-104 preseason win over the Portland…