‘Star Trek’ Goes Less Jewish Than It Has Ever Gone Before – Forward

“Star Trek” has always embraced diversity. Gene Roddenberry’s vision of a utopian future was intentionally, ideologically inclusive. The first “Star Trek” series included Asian and black crew members, at a time when that was rare on network television. Later series featured a woman captain and a black captain. The new CBS show, “Discovery” is focused […]

Scientists shocked by incredible discovery about Global Warming – BABW News

Scientists shocked by incredible discovery about Global Warming – BABW News

We may laugh at the notion of methane emissions caused by cow farts being a major contributor the dangerous warming of our planet, but a new study suggests their impact could be much greater than we believed. New research suggests that estimates of methane emissions from livestock may have been off by about 10 percent, […]

USC simply didn’t deserve a victory at Washington State – Los Angeles Times

The public address announcer’s warnings to stay off the field at Martin Stadium were totally and happily ignored. Fans jumped over fences to stream down from the stands, cheering, chanting and smiling as they gathered at midfield Friday night in a huge pulsing crowd of crimson to celebrate the Cougars’ 30-27 upset of USC and […]

Former Purdue coach Joe Tiller dies at age 74 – ESPN

1:51 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment Former Purdue coach Joe Tiller, who led the Boilermakers to the 2000 Big Ten championship and became the school’s all-time coaching wins leader, died early Saturday at his home in Buffalo, Wyoming. He was 74. Tiller coached Purdue from 1997 to 2008, going 87-62 […]

Spurs’ Kawhi Leonard continues rehab, expected to miss preseason – ESPN

2:12 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment SAN ANTONIO — As the Spurs took part in their intrasquad scrimmage Saturday at the AT&T Center, they announced that Kawhi Leonard will miss the entire preseason due a right thigh injury. The Spurs said Leonard’s timeline for return would be determined at a […]

Louisville passes on fresh start in replacing Rick Pitino – Yahoo Sports

Louisville passes on fresh start in replacing Rick Pitino – Yahoo Sports

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The extent of Louisville’s no-win basketball situation was laid bare Friday when the school introduced its interim head coach for the 2017-18 season. He is David Padgett, a 32-year-old with no head-coaching experience and just five years as a full-time college assistant. Padgett is a likable man, was a laudable player and […]

NHS ‘not fit for 21st Century’, says chief hospital inspector

NHS ‘not fit for 21st Century’, says chief hospital inspector

Image copyright Getty Images The NHS is not fit for the 21st Century, the new chief inspector of hospitals in England has said. Professor Ted Baker, who started the role last month, said the system had not adapted to deal with the growth in the population. In an interview with the Daily Telegraph, he said: […]