Kelvin Fletcher: Strictly is ‘physically gruelling’ speaks out on strain of BBC show

Kelvin Fletcher joined BBC Breakfast host Naga Munchetty and Charlie Stayt to talk about his journey on the BBC show. So far, he has been consistently at the top of the leaderboard for his thrilling performances, but it seems it could be taking a toll on his body.  Kelvin appeared just after Will Bayley was […]

The one thing Danica Patrick says you need to do to be physically fit: ‘Push yourself’

Business Insider Former race car driver Danica Patrick appeared Monday afternoon at Business Insider’s IGNITION conference in conversation with BI’s chief tech correspondent Julie Bort. Patrick was asked her one piece of advice to being physically fit.  She said it takes pushing oneself past one’s boundaries.  Entrepreneur and GoDaddy spokeswoman Danica Patrick recently released a […]

Currency-mining Android malware is so aggressive it can physically harm phones

Enlarge (credit: Kaspersky Lab) A newly discovered piece of Android malware carries out a litany of malicious activities, including showing an almost unending series of ads, participating in distributed denial-of-service attacks, sending text messages to any number, and silently subscribing to paid services. Its biggest offense: a surreptitious cryptocurrency miner that’s so aggressive it can […]

Joel Embiid shows he can beat opponents physically and mentally with a masterful sequence

AP Photo/Matt Slocum Joel Embiid trolled Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell into a cheap technical foul on Monday night. After the game, Embiid openly admitted to flopping on the play, causing reporters to laugh at his bluntness on the matter. The move shows Embiid’s potential to become one of the legendary trash talkers in the league. Despite […]

How esports competitors prepare, mentally and physically

GUEST: Think “high-performance athlete” and a fairly typical ideal probably springs to mind. The classic media representation of an elite athlete embodies physical prowess built on a foundation of continual conditioning and fitness. While it puts some emphasis on the mental aspects of athleticism, its main focus is all about the body. Compare that to […]

‘Physically imposing & aesthetically pleasing’: US border agency outlines Mexico wall requirements

Published time: 19 Mar, 2017 03:38 The US Customs and Border Protection agency is seeking design bids for the construction of $ 300mn worth of wall prototypes along the Mexican-US border. The US-facing side of the structure has to be “aesthetically pleasing” the agency emphasized. On Thursday the White House released its 2018 budget proposal […]

‘Shame! Shame! Shame!’: Watch Betsy DeVos get physically blocked by protesters from entering a school

Betsy DeVos was confirmed as President Trump’s education secretary in a vote of 51-50 after a controversial hearing. Vice President Mike Pence broke the 50-50 tie in a historic vote. On Friday, DeVos was physically blocked from making an appearance at a middle school in Washington D.C. by dozens of protesters.  Follow BI Video: On Twitter  Feedburner