Special Show at Special Time – The Irish Times

Under the terms of Vaughan’s will, Turner’s watercolors in the National Gallery of Ireland spend most of the year under wraps. Because of the fragility of the works, Henry Vaughan stipulated that the paintings should only be shown in January, when natural light would be very limited. As usual, this year they appeared flickering in … Read more

Prince Harry’s Best Bombshells In 5 “60 Minutes”

Prince Harry’s memoir, “Spear,” details his life growing up behind the palace gates, and how he left the monarchy after dealing with a slew of cases from royals and the British press. He continues to defend his decision to write the book, most recently accusing his family of being “complicit” in his wife Meghan Markle’s … Read more

Kevin Durant to undergo an MRI after injuring his knee against heat

Kevin Durant ruled the Brooklyn Nets out of their 102-101 win over the Miami Heat on Sunday after injuring his right knee in the third quarter. Durant is expected to undergo an MRI on Monday, according to Nets coach Jack Vaughn. The injury occurred with 1:05 left in the third quarter as Heat’s Jimmy Butler … Read more

The stats behind the Rangers first half of the season

The Rangers woke up Sunday morning in third place in the D.C. division and on pace with 102 points after falling short in overtime in a 41-of-82 game against the Devils. Given how the first eight weeks of the season unfolded, it’s impossible to be disappointed in Rangers’ current midfield position. However, in a section … Read more

Alexi Lalas on St. Louis City, Sargent, Rheims, Sauerbronn and more

Thirty years ago, Alexi Lalas, with a mop of disheveled red hair, arrived at the Missouri Athletic Club to receive the college football player’s Heisman Award. This past weekend, the conservatively polished Lalas returned to the MAC to present the award. Lalas, 52, has become a fixture in American soccer, first playing for the national … Read more

Ram wins the Tournament of Champions and Morikawa loses a huge lead

KAPALOA, Hawaii – John Ram left Maui with a cup he wasn’t expecting, all because of a meltdown from Colin Morikawa that no one saw coming. Ram started the final round of the Sentry Tournament of Champions seven shots behind. He cheated his first hole. He had returned six shots at the turn to Morikawa, … Read more

As the Cowboys head to the NFL playoffs with a bang, the pressure is on Mike McCarthy to avoid another disappointment

The Dallas Cowboys will not have a home playoff game. They won’t have momentum going into the postseason, nor an entirely healthy roster. In fact, they can’t even have complete confidence in the team that will show up against Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the wild card round on January 16th. But … Read more

Water quality concerns loom in Durban after months of deadly floods | Water

a A few miles off the coast of Durban, a female humpback whale and her calf – the last of the thousands to migrate along South Africa’s east coast from May to December – splash their fins playfully on the surface of the Indian Ocean. Deep down, they’re unfazed by the dark brown sheen that … Read more