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Chicago Bulls beat Atlanta Hawks in third-highest scoring game in NBA...

Chicago Bulls point guard Zach LaVine (right) scored a career-high 47 points in win over Atlanta HawksThe Chicago Bulls beat the Atlanta Hawks 168-161 in the third-highest scoring game in NBA history.Chicago's Zach LaVine and Atlanta's Trae Young scored career-highs of 47 and 49 respectively in the marathon game, which went to a fourth overtime.Both…

‘John Hughes was a romantic. He was in love with love’:...

Every day until Valentine’s Day, Entertainment Weekly is celebrating our special romantic comedy-themed Untold Stories issue. Check out all of our behind-the-scenes tidbits, reunions, and oral histories — and follow #LoveEWstyle on Twitter and Instagram.  In 1987, fresh off the success of Pretty in Pink, John Hughes offered audiences another teen love story: Artistic outcast Keith (Eric Stoltz) pines for the most popular…

9 brilliant, illuminating new books to read this Black History Month

1 of 10 Simon & Schuster; Harry N. Abrams; H; Knopf; Amistad; University of Texas Press Essential History Reads Over the past year, plenty of provocative, powerful, new historical nonfiction has hit the shelves. We’ve picked out our 9 essential choices to put on your radar this Black History month — and to read well beyond…

Live: Brady’s Patriots aim for history against the Rams in Super...

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Flights halted at major airports in New York and Philadelphia as...

An Air Canada jet flies past the control tower at Montreal's Dorval International Airport. Shaun Best/Reuters Flights were delayed and re-routed on Friday due to staffing shortages as the government shutdown entered its 35th day.Ground stops were in place at some of the nation's busiest airports as federal workers, working without pay, began to stay…

The Daily Show turns Trump’s Civil War rant into a Drunk...

One day, the story of President Trump will make for a great episode of Comedy Central’s Drunk History. For now, Trump is still very much our present reality, but host Derek Waters teamed up The Daily Show to offer us something a bit different. At an Ohio rally in October, Trump told his own version…

Advent calendar 2018: Kevin Anderson wins second-longest match in Wimbledon history...

Kevin Anderson finally wins the second-longest match in Wimbledon history against American John Isner, after six hours and 36 minutes.Available to UK users only.

A ship that sailed into a nightmare — the deadliest pandemic...

Posted December 15, 2018 09:14:28 As Australian soldiers returned from World War I, a new nightmare confronted them — the most deadly infectious disease the world has ever known. Key points:The Boonah ship was infected with Spanish flu off the South African coastPeople on board were placed into quarantine before being transferred back to WAMore…

Labor’s teen outsider within reach of electoral history in Brighton

Updated November 25, 2018 00:22:03 Declan Martin — aged 19 — is barely old enough to vote, but this fresh-faced Labor candidate could be about to create electoral history. Key points:Declan Martin could win Brighton for LaborThe 19-year-old would be the youngest MP in Victorian historyHe spent just $1,750 on his campaign, and ran for…

Prisoner says he commited 90 murders, could be deadliest serial killer...

Updated November 16, 2018 13:45:41 A 78-year-old man might be responsible for as many as 90 unsolved murders across the US, Texan authorities say. Key points:Police have linked Samuel Little to at least 30 murdersLittle targeted "troubled" women, strangling them while masturbatingHe was convicted after DNA was matched to samples on victims' clothes Samuel Little…
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