Headlines on 2018-07-17

  • Stephen Curry to skip Team USA minicamp next week

    Warriors point guard Stephen Curry won't attend Team USA's minicamp next week in Las Vegas, league sources have confirmed with The Chronicle. Instead of participating in the minicamp, held July 25-27 at UNLV's Mendenhall Center, Curry will spend time with his newborn son, Canon. Of the 35 players selected for the national-team pool, five - Curry, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Draymond Green and DeMarcus Cousins - are on Golden State. Durant and...

  • LOOK: Florida football unveils new Jordan Brand uniforms for the 2018 season

    The Orange and Blue now feature the signature Jumpman logo

  • Donald Trump keeps saying his father Fred Trump was born in Germany. He was not.

    In an interview with CBS News' Jeff Glor on Sunday, President Donald Trump was asked which nations he considered to be foes of the United States. (more…)

    Boing Boing
  • Players open to expanded DH, wild card, but MLB not keen

    WASHINGTON (AP) - Baseball players are open to extending the designated hitter to the National League and to expanding the winner-take-all wild-card playoff...

    Mail Online
  • New 9-1-1 Video: The Crew Faces an Earth-Shattering Season 2 Premiere

    The heroes of Fox’s 9-1-1 are trained to deal with emergencies… and we’d say a massive earthquake hitting Los Angeles qualifies. In the first new footage from Season 2 of the hit procedural — first posted by our sister site Deadline — firemen Bobby (Peter Krause), Evan (Oliver Stark) and Henrietta (Aisha Hinds) and cop […]

  • Walmart Considers Streaming Service To Rival Netflix, Amazon

    Walmart has been mulling a low-cost streaming video service to rival Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, according to a report by The Information. The service would be priced below $8 per month, while Netflix now costs between $8 and $14 per month, and Amazon Prime Video at $8.99 per month (though it is included in an Amazon Prime membership).  Walmart’s possible foray into streaming comes amid a broader battle between the company and Amazon. Walmart has spent heavily to build out its...

    Zero Hedge