Prince gets a brand new tribute in the form of a flowering bush

On Sunday, artist Christine Stein stepped outside her California home to discover a surprise: The massive bush growing behind her custom tribute to the late musician Prince had bloomed for the first time. Though the mural itself attracted attention back in 2016, it found new online fame after Stein shared a photo of the surrounding the bush in bloom on Twitter.  SEE ALSO: Minnesota Twins are selling official Prince merch…

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NBA G League player collapses on court, remains under care by doctors

G League Grand Rapids player Zeke Upshaw collapsing https://t.co/grjdBJZKga — Daily NBA Scoop (@dailynbascoop) March 25, 2018 MLive reported that Upshaw was taken from the arena to a nearby hospital. NFL STAR MICHAEL BENNETT INDICTED OVER INJURY TO PARAPLEGIC WOMAN AT SUPER BOWL 51 The 26-year-old scored 11 points to help the Drive earn a playoff spot with the 101-99 victory in the regular-season finale. Upshaw is in his second…

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Is Conor McGregor jeopardizing career with his erratic behavior, or ginning up interest in next move?

Video Conor McGregor allegdly attacks bus filled with UFC fighters Conor McGregor, the mixed martial arts fighter known for his antics, was charged after a video appeared to show him attacking a bus full of UFC fighters arriving for an upcoming event in Brooklyn, N.Y. Conor McGregor’s fight record speaks for itself, with 21 wins in 24 career fights and only one loss since he made his debut with UFC…

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Andre the Giants Wild, Wild Life: Bodyslams, Booze and Babes Galore

As a kid growing up during the 1980s, the three most important sporting events of my youth were: 3) Larry Bird stealing Isiah Thomas inbounds pass. 1) against Hogan at 1987s Wrestlemania III was merely the culmination of a long and storied career that was preordained by his monumental size and strength, and predicated on his peerless charisma, good humor and generosity. There was, quite literally, no one like hima…

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Arrests follow Manchester derby brawl

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionArrests follow Manchester derby brawl Eight people were arrested during the Manchester football derby following a city centre brawl before kick-off. A gang of men was seen fighting and throwing traffic cones in Ancoats and being chased by police. The arrests were for alleged offences including affray, ticket touting and breaching banning and dispersal orders. Manchester United’s second-half comeback from two goals…

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NTSB Says It’s `Unhappy’ Tesla Disclosed Details of Fatal Crash

March 23 crash involving one of its vehicles that killed a California driver. The electric-car maker run by billionaire Elon Musk said in a blog post late Friday that computer logs recovered from the Model X driven by Wei Huang, 38, show he didn’t have his has investigated before are unusual in that the data about how the car was being operated is proprietary and can’t be accessed by the…

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Review: Ridge Merino Women’s Heist Hoodie

Every spring, I look forward to a beloved Pacific Northwestern seasonal ritual. I’m out tromping somewhere in boots, hood pulled over my head, and squint upward towards the sky. “Wait a second,” I think. “Is it sunny…and hailing? At the same time?” Yes, warm weather will be here soon, but it’s not time to set aside those wool base layers just yet. They remain critical for those fickle spring days…

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The GoFundMe for the Canada hockey crash victims is already among the top 5 campaigns on the platform

(CNN)Just four days after a bus crash killed 15 people, including 10 young hockey players, last week in Canada’s Saskatchewan province, a crowdfunding campaign for the victims is already making history As of Tuesday afternoon more than 90,000 people had donated, shattering Kellington’s original goal of $4 million. The most successful campaigns Rachel Hollis, GoFundMe’s communication manager for Canada and Australia, says the campaign is the largest to date in…

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Horse named after Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski to run Kentucky Derby

“He’s a lovely horse. Very quiet, a complete gentleman.” – @Ker_Radcliffe Meet Gronkowski the horse. The big guy’s going to be running in the @KentuckyDerby, and into your hearts, this spring. (cc @RobGronkowski) https://t.co/w5dSTds7xY — Nora Princiotti (@NoraPrinciotti) March 30, 2018 Trained by Jeremy Noseda and ridden by Jamie Spencer, Gronkowski moved ahead of Mendelssohn on the European Derby leaderboard. “We’ve had this dream, and now the dream is alive,”…

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Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo wins Chinese Grand Prix

Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel (5) of Germany leads the field at the start of the Chinese Formula One Grand Prix at the Shanghai International Circuit in Shanghai, Sunday, April 15, 2018.  (AP Photo/Andy Wong) Red Bull’s victory leaves the Formula One season in a scramble after just three races. There’s no clear favorite and plenty of questions. Mercedes, the power of the last few seasons, has not won any of…

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Zuckerberg’s snub to MPs ‘astonishing’

The global reach of Cambridge Analytica What does Cambridge Analytica do? Facebook data sharing – time to act? Mr Collins, the chairman of the Department for Culture Media and Sport select committee, said: “Given the extraordinary evidence that we’ve heard so far today… it is absolutely astonishing that Mark Zuckerberg is not prepared to submit himself to questioning. “These are questions of a fundamental importance and concern to Facebook users,…

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The Brand New HTC Vive Pro, and 8 Other Great Weekend Deals

If we keep talking about it, that’s because we’re excited: This week, the HTC Vive Pro headset is out! For a cool $800, you too can roam around an enormous VR display that is a mindboggling 10 x 10 meters wide, enjoying your integrated headphones, clearer display, and sweet, sweet wireless-ness. However, we’d be remiss not to mention that you will also need to shell out a couple hundred bucks…

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Chromebooks with 4K displays would be pure overkill

Google's $1,000 Pixelbook is the best Chromebook money can buy (for now).Image: lili Sams/mashable Word on the street is a Chromebook with a 4K display might be in the works. At least that’s what source code from Google’s Chromium OS suggests. The Chromebook, codenamed “Atlas,” would be the first clamshell running Google’s Chrome OS, to  sport such a high-res screen. Cool beans, but do Chromebooks even need that many pixels?…

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Tesla Eases Cash Concerns With Promise of Model 3 Progress

Carmaker expects rapid increase in production this quarter Equity or debt raise isn’t required this year, company says debate over Musk’s ability to deliver on his quest to bring electric cars to the masses. Mounting liquidity pressures and challenges with Model 3 production prompted Moody’s Investors Service last week to all-time lows. Capital Buffer Heading into the production results, analysts at Jefferies Group LLC and Moody’s had estimated that Tesla…

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