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Google Wins Copyright Dispute With Oracle | Court Rules Against Imposed Arbitration | Gawker’s Founder Criticizes Campaign Against Company
From: New York Times | By: AMIE TSANG | Friday, May 27, 2016
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There was a time when it was going to be Caila Quinn, and not JoJo Fletcher, as the next Bachelorette. The reputable Us Weekly even wrote an article proclaiming Quinn as the next woman giving out roses, only to update the article when Chris Harrison...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Sarah Field | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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The final World Cup of Hockey roster will be announced for Canada on Friday evening, and they're going to pick seven multiple-time All-Stars and call it a day. Look, there's no mystery here. Canada goes in, picks a handful of the 10 best centers and...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Ryan Lambert | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Hillary Clinton is raking in serious cash for her campaign funds, but the question remains as to whether it will propel her to the White House. Recent reports from the Federal Election Commission revealed that the former Secretary of State has a “dominant...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Val Powell | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we'll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about.  Houston Astros outfielder...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Chris Cwik | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Boston Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr.'s pursuit of Joe DiMaggio's all-time hitting streak has officially come to an end. Bradley went 0-4 during Thursday's game against the Colorado Rockies, ending his current streak at 29 games.  [Join a Yahoo...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Chris Cwik | Friday, May 27, 2016
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SAN JOSE, Calif. – Last summer when Joel Ward had his pick of teams as an unrestricted free agent he was easily sold on the San Jose Sharks. Ward didn’t see a team that was on the verge of a drop-off. He saw a group that was proud and wanted to redeem...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Josh Cooper | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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STOCK UP Steven Matz: Since getting blown up in his first start of the year, Matz has a 1.35 ERA and a 0.90 WHIP with a 42:6 K:BB ratio over 40.0 innings, winning all six of his starts. His 21.1 K-BB% ranks top-10 among all starters in MLB, and among...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Dalton Del Don | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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  Arizona Diamondbacks Chief Baseball Officer Tony La Russa hasn’t managed a baseball game in more than four seasons, but he’s still willing to go to extraordinary lengths to defend his record in the job. La Russa entered the broadcast booth of...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Kyle Ringo | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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It initially looked like Georgia’s spring game would go off without any musical performances, but the university was able to secure a performance from rapper Ludacris just days before the game. It came at a cost: $65,000, to be exact. Beyond that,...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sam Cooper | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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BIIThis story was delivered to BI Intelligence Apps and Platforms Briefing subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. The app market has the potential to grow to over $100 billion by 2020, but most publishers need to adopt better data...
From: Business Insider | By: BI Intelligence | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose Sharks are no longer playoff disappointments. They’re no longer a team that needs to be questioned about why they faltered in the biggest games at the most important times of year.  They no longer need to be queried...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Josh Cooper | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Your browser does not support iframes. Major League Baseball used two iconic symbols of America’s pastime Thursday to introduce an unprecedented effort with the National Baseball Hall of Fame to share the game’s rich history with its fans. Legendary...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Kyle Ringo | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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AT&T  made a bid for Yahoo!  and continues to be a contender to acquire the Sunnyvale, CA-based company's core internet business, according to sources cited by Bloomberg Wednesday. Shares of AT&T are slightly higher by 0.31% to $38.62 in mid-afternoon...
From: TheStreet | By: Leon Lazaroff | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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"Profound inadequacy."
From: Hot Air | By: Ed Morrissey | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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We know Wade Boggs isn't necessarily the type of guy to do things for the sake of keeping up appearances. The guy who supposedly drinks 107 beers in one day doesn't care too much about what people think, ya know? [Join a Yahoo Daily Fantasy Baseball...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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The Tampa Bay Lightning announced on Wednesday that there would not be a Game 7 viewing party for fans outside of Amalie Arena, where hundreds of fans gather in "Thunder Alley" to watch games on a big screen, in a festive atmosphere. Here was the announcement:...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Greg Wyshynski | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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As always when playing Yahoo Daily Fantasy Baseball, be sure to check the final lineups and the weather. [Join a Yahoo Daily Fantasy Baseball contest now] My full lineup (for all games starting after 4 pm PT): SP: Joe Ross ($41) -  It's a light slate...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Brandon Funston | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Even relative to the standards of Toronto’s embarrassing showing in its Game 5 loss to Cleveland on Wednesday night, the statlines of Raptors DeMarre Carroll and Cory Joseph stood out. The starting small forward and reserve hybrid guard combined to...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Kelly Dwyer | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Alphabet—Google's reorganized holding company—is the world's largest media owner in the world, according to a new report from Zenith Media today. Alphabet controls 12 percent of all global media spend, which primarily comes from Google and YouTube's...
From: AdWeek | By: Lauren Johnson | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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The chairman of the Baylor Board of Regents didn't mince words when discussing the findings of an independent investigation to how it handles Title IX investigations and other compliance issues. “We were horrified by the extent of these acts of sexual...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Nick Bromberg | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Three Boise State redshirt freshmen won't be part of the program in 2016. According to a report by the Idaho Statesman, Marquis Hendrix and Donzale Roddie were expelled and Darreon Jackson was suspended for the year following a Title IX investigation...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Nick Bromberg | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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SAN JOSE, Calif.  – The San Jose Sharks have a high amount of faith that coach Peter DeBoer will put them in the right spots in Game 6 against the St. Louis Blues.  DeBoer is one of the better coaches in the NHL as far as preparing his team for situations...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Josh Cooper | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Another legacy telecom giant has stepped in to bid on the embattled Internet company.
From: Vanity Fair | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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For years now Verizon has made it clear that it no longer wants to be in the fixed-line broadband business. Despite countless billions in taxpayer subsidies and numerous unfinished obligations, the company has all-but frozen serious fiber deployments....
From: Techdirt | By: Karl Bode | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Home sweet home!
From: The Daily Caller | By: Eric Owens | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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ST. LOUIS – On a team full of flashy stars San Jose Sharks defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic is as simple as they come. He doesn’t skate like Brent Burns. He can’t tip the puck like Joe Pavelski. He’s not an elite passer like Joe Thornton. The man’s...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Josh Cooper | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Despite signs that Republicans are slowly coalescing ahead of Donald Trump’s imminent coronation as the party’s presidential nominee, some influential leaders are not quite on board yet. House Speaker Paul Ryan is one such holdout, and although the...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Mike Bessler | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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“It’s always the problem that you’re fighting the last battle.”
From: Hot Air | By: Allahpundit | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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In Collide, Casey (Nicholas Hoult) must revisit his dark past to save the one he loves. That set up is very familiar, but Eran Creevy is a director capable of transcending tropes. Creevy’s sophomore effort as a filmmaker, Welcome to the Punch, is...
From: SlashFilm | By: Jack Giroux | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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It’s the oldest laugh in sports: Some poor schmoe takes a sports ball to the crotch, keels over and, once we’re reasonably sure no lasting damage has been done, the TV announcers deadpan some dad jokes while the camera pans around to giggling teammates....
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Kyle Wagner | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Sports fans are known to name things after their favorite athletes. Whether it’s car, a pet or a child, the names stick and provide a backstory. (Remember Malkin Crosby Long?) So it’s no surprise that a Tampa area newborn, who entered the world early...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Sean Leahy | Wednesday, May 25, 2016
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Kourtney Kardashian is proud of her revenge body. After devoting hours to the gym and sticking to her diet, Kardashian decided to show off the results of her hard work by stripping down and slipping into black leather, reported E News. Flaunting her...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Joanne Eglash | Tuesday, May 24, 2016
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Team Finland announced their final roster decisions for the upcoming World Cup of Hockey tournament. High-end prospect Patrik Laine stood out amongst Finland’s picks. He is considered one of the top players available in the 2016 NHL Draft and a potential...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Josh Cooper | Friday, May 27, 2016
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The tech giant is a trailblazer for Chinese firms going global by doing deals overseas and adopting Western governance. The ill-judged takeover of Motorola’s old mobile business is testing that reputation. Absent a quick turnaround, Lenovo’s credibility...
From: Reuters | By: Robyn Mak | Friday, May 27, 2016
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The Oklahoma City Thunder's stunning blowout wins in Games 3 and 4 of the Western Conference Finals inspired a number of questions about the record-setting Golden State Warriors. Was unanimous MVP Stephen Curry too hurt to make a big impact? Did their...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Eric Freeman | Friday, May 27, 2016
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PITTSBURGH – It was December. Mike Sullivan walked into the room for the first time as Pittsburgh Penguins head coach and looked at the team he had inherited near the midseason.  Sidney Crosby. Evgeni Malkin. Phil Kessel. Kris Letang. The elite of...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Greg Wyshynski | Friday, May 27, 2016
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PITTSBURGH – Steven Stamkos has three scars from his surgery two months ago to correct an issue with a blood clot. Two on his neck, and one on his shoulder. Reminders of what coach Jon Cooper referred to as a “catastrophic” injury to the Tampa...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Greg Wyshynski | Friday, May 27, 2016
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PITTSBURGH – You don’t touch the trophy.  The San Jose Sharks didn’t, avoiding the Clarence Campbell Bowl like it was radioactive after winning the Western Conference title on Wednesday night. But after the Pittsburgh Penguins outlasted the Tampa...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Greg Wyshynski | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Reminder: Bryan Rust went as Phil Kessel's hot dog for Halloween so we should all love him pic.twitter.com/3WIIybK9IV— Auston Miketthews (@50_MissionCap) April 23, 2016 No. 1 Star: Bryan Rust, Pittsburgh Penguins Just as everyone predicted, rookie...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Jen Neale | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Stewart Cink made a last-minute decision to play at Colonial in this week's Dean & DeLuca Invitational.  Last month, Cink announced he was stepping away from the PGA Tour as he and his wife, Lisa, learned she had breast cancer and would be starting...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Ryan Ballengee | Friday, May 27, 2016
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It's common for this generation of sports fan, and especially those who follow the NFL closely, to pan the work of ESPN's Chris Berman and dismiss him as a has-been who is past his prime. Those folks likely will celebrate the news that Berman, reported...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Eric Edholm | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Your browser does not support iframes. John Daly didn't have a great day on Thursday in his first Senior PGA Championship. A week after Daly finished tied for 15th in the Regions Tradition, his senior major debut, the two-time major champion struggled...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Ryan Ballengee | Friday, May 27, 2016
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PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh Penguins are now four wins away from their first Stanley Cup since 2009.  Despite the emotional return of Lightning captain Steven Stamkos, the Penguins defeated the Tampa Bay, 2-1, in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Final...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Greg Wyshynski | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Kristen Stewart was the darling of this year’s Cannes Film Festival and she is living up to her rising fame with another hot movie with Nicholas Hoult. In Equals, Kristen has been known to bring up some serious onscreen chemistry with her co-star and...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jenny Cox | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Prior to Thursday's game against the St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Nationals slugger Bryce Harper was probably pretty frustrated with his recent performance. The 23-year-old came into the contest hitting just .194 during the month of May, and had only...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Chris Cwik | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Verizon Communications Inc is working on its bid for Yahoo Inc's core assets with an investment bank which was, as recently as last year, one of the U.S. internet company's top advisers, people familiar with the matter said.
From: Channel News Asia | Friday, May 27, 2016
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The military in most cities are there to serve and protect the citizens of it. It is much more common for military members in most nations to injure an individual who is threatening others’ safety, as opposed to killing them. However, in the nation...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jessica Dafoe | Friday, May 27, 2016
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