Over the weekend the Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid scored 44 points against the Indiana Pacers, locking up this season’s scoring title and a first round berth in the playoffs against the Toronto Raptors. Now, the NBA postseason is here. Compelling storylines are plentiful this time of year, often centered on which players and teams emerge as the NBA’s alpha dogs: In the Western Conference, will Chris Paul — the all-time great point guard of the Phoenix Suns and one of the best players never to win an NBA championship — get it done for the first time in his 16-year career? LZ and Will talk about an NBA season that has gone into overdrive.
- Rolling Stone
The one-time triple threat is turning into the king of cringe
Justice Clarence Thomas once opposed Highland Park's assault weapons ban, saying that the 'overwhelming majority' of those with the rifles use them lawfully
Thomas called the city's ban "highly suspect because it broadly prohibits common semiautomatic firearms used for lawful purposes."
Well after Ashton Kutcher, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kristen Bell and the Rock made headlines everywhere for openly discussing their bathing habits, it’s still sparking debate: Is it possible to shower too much? Not...
- USA TODAY Sports - Golfweek
DQ'd? From a pro-am? That appears to be the case for Jordan Spieth.
The U.S. has had more mass shootings in the past weekend than Denmark has had in a decade.
- National Review
Robert Crimo III, who is believed to have taken shots at parade-goers from a rooftop in Highland Park, Illinois was arrested by police Monday evening after his DNA was identified.
KELLEY BLUE BOOK New car owners are experiencing more problems in the first 90 days of ownership than ever before. Buick took the top spot in the 2022 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, but the headline isn’t the winner this year.
And the tiniest copper bikini.
- Consequence of Sound
A gunman opened fire on the parade, killing at least six people and injuring dozens of others. 22-Year-Old Rapper Identified as “Person of Interest” in July 4th Highland Park Parade Shooting Alex Young
- USA TODAY Sports - Golfweek
"I don't have any ill will for anyone going to play the LIV tour. I have ill will towards the comments."
- The New York Times
They came for Dmitry Kolker, an ailing physicist, in the intensive care ward. They came for Ivan Fedotov, a hockey star, as he was leaving practice with a film crew in tow. They came for Vladimir Mau, a state university rector, the week he was reelected to the board of Gazprom. The message sent by these high-profile detentions: Nearly anyone is now punishable in Vladimir Putin’s Russia. The flurry of arrests across the country in recent days has signaled that the Kremlin is intent on tightening
In Las Vegas, everything has an end date. Casinos and resorts seemingly need updates nearly as soon as they open and what seems cutting edge today may be dated in a just a few years. The Las Vegas Strip undergoes nearly endless change.
‘This will be an expensive trip’: I’ve been invited to a destination wedding in New Orleans. I live in L.A. Is it tacky to ask the bride if I can bring a plus-one?
‘We don’t have many mutual friends anymore, and those we do have are married, so I won’t be able to share a hotel room with anyone.’
- The New Voice of Ukraine
More than 200 Russian invaders were killed and more than 300 would as a result of a Ukrainian attack on the airfield in Melitopol early on July 4 mayor of Melitopol Ivan Fyodorov said on national TV on July 5.
Polka dots? For Wimbledon? Incredible, actually.
This is honestly hilarious.
SKIMS has released its all-new "Metallic Swim" collection through a glitzy campaign that sees Kim...
The sweet conversation was relayed by Twitter user Andrew Kimmel who shared some of the tidbits he overheard at the New York airport
Actresses Candace Cameron Bure and Danica McKellar just had a reunion that's causing a lot of commotion among Hallmark fans. Why? The two have officially signed to work with GAC TV!
- Travel Noire
An unruly female passenger has been kicked off a plane for refusing to sit next to a baby.