Dolphins pull off stunning upset over Patriots with last-second hook-and-ladder play

CBS/NFL The Miami Dolphins ran a miraculous hook-and-ladder play in the final seven seconds to pull off a stunning 34-33 win over the New England Patriots. Bill Belichick put in Rob Gronkowski to play deep defense, and it backfired, as Gronkowski took the wrong angle to try and stop Kenyan Drake. The win kept the […]

It took seven miles to pull over a Tesla with a seemingly asleep driver

The Tesla Model S. (credit: Wolfram Burner) The California Highway Patrol on Friday pulled over a Tesla Model S that was traveling down the road—but whose driver appeared to be asleep at the wheel. The vehicle was traveling southbound on Highway 101 in Palo Alto. Officers said that they were unable to get the man’s attention. […]

A Mississippi Trailblazer Hopes to Pull Another Deep South Stunner

Editor’s note: This story is an OZY encore that first appeared in October. Mike Espy faces Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith in a nationally watched run-off election Tuesday, November 27. When Mike Espy gives a reporter a tour of his law office turned campaign headquarters, the U.S. Senate candidate does so with an eye toward history. He […]

Deutsche Bank is mulling a big pull back from Britain due to Brexit

REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach Deutsche Bank is considering moving 75% of its €600 billion in capital from London to Frankfurt. The German lender also plans to ring-fence its UK operation and simplify it, according to sources. Deutsche Bank is considering the moves after pressure from European regulators. FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Deutsche Bank is considering shifting large volumes […]

After clearance pull, Democrats rush to back Brennan – who spied on them

Democrats have been vocal in condemning US President Donald Trump for revoking former CIA chief John Brennan’s security clearance, forgetting that time he spied on a Democrat-run Senate committee in the name of #Resistance. On Wednesday, Trump revoked Brennan’s security clearance, which had allowed the ex-spymaster to continue to access classified documents since he resigned […]

Will Congo's Outgoing President Still Pull the Strings?

Joseph Kabila broke a two-year silence on Wednesday by finally indicating that he would not run for re-election in the Democratic Republic of Congo’s long-delayed polls in December. The president’s decision, which was welcomed by opposition politicians and Western governments, opens the door to the first transfer of power in the country in 17 years. […]

A couple reasons why Elon Musk could actually pull off his wild plan to take Tesla private (TSLA)

Kiichiro Sato/AP Elon Musk’s plan to take Tesla private has generated a lot of buzz, and it has been met with a lot of skepticism.  But there are several reasons why he might actually be able to pull off the deal. He’s got a few things going for him, including a market with mountains of […]