‘Black Monday’ Trailer Takes You Back to the Worst Stock Market Crash Wall Street History

Showtime is ready to take you back to 1987, where Wall Street saw the worst stock market crash in its history, with Black Monday. The new series looks a little like The Wolf of Wall Street Meets The Big Short: The TV Show, and that might just be enough to draw in a crowd. Watch the very […]

Can Winx make history at The Valley?

Video Can Winx make history at The Valley?1:54 Gilbert Gardiner and Nick Quinn take a look Winx ahead of the Cox Plate October 22nd 2018 26 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/SuperRacing/ SuperRacing Can Winx make history at The Valley?1:54 October 22nd 2018 25 minutes ago /display/newscorpaustralia.com/Web/NewsNetwork/Sport news and galleries/SuperRacing/ TAB market update – BRIAN […]

The 50 worst TV shows in modern history, according to critics

ABC Many of the worst television shows originate from some highly questionable concepts that make you wonder how they ever got approved. ABC’s “Cavemen” series in 2007, for instance, was based on characters from a short-lived Geico commercial. And Fox’s 2014 reality show “I Wanna Marry Harry” saw 12 women compete for the chance to […]

The Sordid and Dangerous History of Hazing

Like many college freshmen today, 18-year-old Mortimer Marcellus Leggett had high hopes when he entered Cornell University in the fall of 1873. He planned to become a patent lawyer like his father and aspired to join the school’s chapter of the prestigious Kappa Alpha Society. About a month later, young Mort Leggett’s battered body had […]

Don’t Eat Skrull Burgers: A Brief History of ‘Skrull Kill Krew,’ the Wackiest Skrull Story

Last week, we saw our first look at the Skrulls, the race of shape-shifting aliens set to make their cinematic debut in Captain Marvel. A long-running staple of Marvel comics, they’re best known for The Kree-Skrull War (1971-72), in which the Avengers are caught up in an intergalactic conflict, and the more recent Secret Invasion (2008-09) […]

New wildfire tears through drought-stricken forest as California reels from its biggest fire in state history

AP Photo/Noah Berger The Delta Fire in Northern California scorched nearly 25,000 acres of dry wildland as it raged on for a third day. Fire officials said they were making progress, but there was no containment as of Friday night. This latest fire comes as California struggles to recover from the worst fire in state […]

Serena Williams sets up shot at history by steamrolling into U.S. Open final

Serena Williams was a bit shaky at the start of her U.S. Open semifinal. For all of six minutes. That's how long it took her to drop the opening two games Thursday night. Williams spent the next hour playing flawlessly, particularly up at the net, grabbing 12 of 13 games to beat No. 19 seed […]