He Scared 'Gringos' Into Using His Taxi App. Now He's Selling At-Home Beauty

“If this was actually a good idea, it would have already been done in the United States.” That was the feedback Brazilian entrepreneur Tallis Gomes got at Startup Weekend in Rio de Janeiro in 2011, for his idea to create an app that called taxis to your doorstep and paid them via credit card. Sound […]

‘He's staying!’ Khabib to remain in UFC, says Dana White

UFC champion Khabib Nurmagomedov will not be leaving the Ultimate Fighting Championship, with president Dana White pledging that any issues concerning the post-fight brawl at UFC 229 will eventually be worked out. “We’re good with Khabib,” the UFC president told TMZ Sports on Tuesday. “He’s staying! This will all work out.” Following an ugly scene […]

Kawhi Leonard breaks silence, says he's excited to be a Raptor

Kawhi Leonard says he's healthy and excited to be a Toronto Raptor. Leonard finally addressed the media at a jam-packed news conference, the first time he's spoken publicly since the blockbuster trade that sent DeMar DeRozan to San Antonio. The MVP of the NBA finals in 2014 arrived in Toronto under a cloud of questions, specifically about whether he'll […]

Real Madrid president believes Zinedine Zidane wants Man Utd job… and he's ANGRY

Zidane quit Real Madrid after less than three years in charge of the club back in June. The decision to leave came after he guided Real to a third consecutive Champions League triumph. Zidane cited exhaustion as his reason for leaving the Bernabeu, despite Perez’s wishes that he stay on. The Frenchman was expected to […]

He's Giving Displaced Rohingya a Voice — and a Wallet

Malaysia has become one of the most popular destinations for the Rohingya people driven from their homelands in Myanmar. They are often smuggled into Kuala Lumpur, where they arrive with hopes as high as the megacity’s glass-and-steel towers. Muhammad Noor knows all too well the bill of goods human traffickers have sold his brethren. They […]

A Mandela Model for Ethiopia? He's Writing the Script

Ethiopian journalists Eskinder Nega and his wife, Serkalem Fasil, were jailed in 2005 — in separate prisons — on charges of treason. The couple didn’t know it, but Serkalem had just become pregnant with their first and only child. Born premature and malnourished, the baby boy’s only chance of survival was an incubator, which the […]

Musk tweets he's working with Goldman Sachs, Silver Lake & others to take Tesla private

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has tweeted news that he’s working with buyout firm Silver Lake and investment bank Goldman Sachs, among a host of other firms, in a bid to take the company private. “I’m excited to work with Silver Lake and Goldman Sachs as financial advisors, plus Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Munger, […]

Frasier Revival Update: Kelsey Grammer Says He's Waiting for a 'Pitch That Hits It Out of the Park'

Don’t toss those salads or scramble those eggs just yet. Kelsey Grammer says a Frasier revival has a number of hoops to jump through before it becomes a reality. “[We] have to make sure it’s going to be a great show,” he told reporters Thursday at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour. “If it’s […]