Warrington v Frampton: PPV clash with Whyte v Chisora means fans lose out

Frampton and Warrington meet on 22 DecemberIBF world featherweight champion Josh Warrington says "fans are the real loser" over a pay-per-view clash when he meets Carl Frampton on 22 December. On the same night as Warrington, 28, defends his title at Manchester Arena, Dillian Whyte meets Dereck Chisora in a heavyweight bout at London's O2…

‘Kidding’ is an extraordinary case study of consequence

Everything matters. Even the giant foot.Image: Erica Parise/SHOWTIMEBy Alexis Nedd2018-11-14 14:34:40 UTC Somewhere between the puppets, musical numbers, dazzling one-take transformations, and bizarre cold opens, Kidding on Showtime became one of this season’s best and most underrated comedies. Each episode took the audience further into the world and psyche of Jeff Pickles and the rest…

‘Hitman 2’ review: Building a better murder mousetrap

Hitman 2 is basically just a slightly more perfect version of Hitman, easily one of the best games of 2016. As sequels go, it doesn't do much to shake things up. Mirrors work now, so if you're sneaking up behind someone standing in front of a mirror, it's not going to go well. The user…

Where does the future of the American left lie?

Two weeks before the November 6 midterm elections, the White House released a special report by the Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) on the opportunity costs of socialism in response to what they call its "comeback" in American political discourse.  The timing of the report was no coincidence. Left-wing ideas such as universal healthcare, fully…

10 things you need to know before the opening bell (SPY, SPX, QQQ, DIA,...

Reuters/Thomas Peter Here is what you need to know. Oil could extend its record losing streak. West Texas Intermediate crude oil fell by as much as 1% to $55.13 a barrel early Wednesday but is now little changed near $55.75. Any down close would extend its record losing streak to a 13th straight day. The…

Dolph Lundgren’s Ivan Drago crushes Russia and Trump talk with Stephen Colbert

Stephen Colbert didn’t know Ivan Drago used to hang out with Donald Trump and Mike Tyson. Colbert didn’t even know Drago was a real person. Dolph Lundgren reprised his Rocky IV and Creed II character, the Russian boxer who killed Apollo Creed in the ring, on The Late Show. His goal? To crush Russian stereotypes.…

Watch: ATP Finals – Djokovic v Zverev

Watch Novak Djokovic v Alexander Zverev in ATP Finals round-robin action - BBC Sport ]]> Summary 14:00 GMT: Novak Djokovic v Alexander Zverev in group match - watch BBC Two coverage and follow live text commentary 20:00 GMT: Marin Cilic v John Isner - listen to BBC Radio 5 live sports extra (online only)

Google Home’s best feature just got way more useful

Google Home now lets you respond to messages that are "broadcast" through your speaker.Image: raymond wong / mashableBy Karissa Bell2018-11-14 14:00:00 UTC Google just made one of the best Google Home features a lot more powerful.  I'm talking about the "broadcast" feature, which essentially turns your Google Home device into an in-home intercom system.  First…

Dolby’s Dimension wireless headphones can replace a roomful of speakers

Really well-built and comfy to wear • Great sound with neat ambient listening mode • Snazzy magnetic wireless charging dock Expensive • Can feel heavy for long use • Audio lags for some streaming services like YouTube • Included pouch dumps dust and lint onto headphones Dolby's first wireless headphones ooze high-end, but audio latency…

Lost childhoods: Nigeria’s fear of ‘witchcraft’ ruins young lives

Many Pentecostal churches in the Niger Delta offer to deliver people from witchcraft and possession - albeit for a fee.