The small town of Shamokin, in north-central Pennsylvania, were understandably devastated when the only Dunkin Donuts in town burnt down. Time to swap those tasty coolattas for some overpriced frappucinos at Starbucks.
Katie Ledecky, at the ripe old age of nineteen, destroyed her own record tonight when she won the gold medal in the women's 400-meter freestyle in just three minutes and 56.46 seconds. Total dominance!
The Brahma Bull himself showed off the first look at his upcoming sneaker collection from Under Armour. The Rock already has a line of t-shirts with the sporting goods giant, and the shoe will feature motivational quotes like "Earn It" and "Blood, Sweat & Respect". The shoe is expected to hit Under Armour stores in early 2017.
From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes Moana, a film about an adventurous teenager who sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana (Auli’i Cravalho) meets the once-mighty demigod Maui (Dwayne Johnson), who guides her in her quest to become a master wayfinder. Together, they sail across the open ocean on an action-packed voyage, encountering enormous monsters and impossible odds, and along the way, Moana fulfills the ancient quest of her ancestors and discovers the one thing she’s always sought: her own identity. Moana will hit theaters on November 23.
Ichiro Suzuki, who plays for the Marlins, became the 30th player in league history to hit 3,000 hits, and only the second (after Pete Rose) of reaching this feat after their 16th season. “If you’re at the end of your career and you are limping toward that number, the goal is just to get to it. But for me, when you are part of a team, you’re out there just playing baseball and you [just happen to] get to that number,” Ichiro told Marly Rivera for ESPN The Magazine. “I am not limping to that number. I am playing the game, and I happen to get to that number because that’s where I am.” Ichiro, who only began playing professionally at the age of 27, had his best season in 2004, when he achieved 262 hits, breaking the single-season hits records that was previously held for 84 years.
Half man, half fish, Michael Phelps, became the most decorated Olympian of all time tonight when he won his 19th Gold medal (and 23rd Olympic medal) as his team (Caeleb Dressel, Ryan Held and Nathan Adrian) easily won the 4x100M free relay. Let the countdown begin to 20 Olympic Gold medals.
Rumours hitting the web today is that Apple is planning to unveil a second generation Apple Watch at an event next month, the same event that will unveil the new iPhone 7. The Apple Watch 2 will reportedly feature a GPS radio, a barometer, a thinner display, a larger battery, and a faster processor.
To commemorate the season finale of American Crime: The People Vs OJ Simpson, airing tonight on FX, we look back at the trial of the century that captured the attention of the nation twenty years ago. Here are ten crazy facts you may not know about the OJ Simpson trial.
It's the beginning of November, but more importantly it's the start of Movember. For those of you that don't know, Movember is responsible for the sprouting of mustaches on millions of men’s faces around the world. With their “Mo’s”, these men raise vital funds and awareness for men's health, specifically prostate cancer and male mental health initiatives. In support of Movember, here are the 30 most epic mustaches we could find on the internet.