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Paul Sturgess, The Tallest Guy In Pro Basketball

One would think being more than seven feet tall would be an advantage in basketball, but Paul Sturgess will tell you it’s more of a disadvantage. As center for the NBA Development League’s Texas Legends, Sturgess stands at 7-foot-8, making …

IT Industry to Grow 3.2% This Year IT Industry to Grow 3.2% This Year

As the computer industry deals with the transition to a mobile majority, IT spending is still on-pace to grow significantly in 2014. Market research firm Gartner this week issued a new report predicting that IT revenue will grow 3.2% in …

Putin Divorce Complete, According to Kremlin

The Kremlin has reported that the divorce between Russian president Vladimir Putin and wife Lyudmila Putina has been finalized. The couple had announced in June that they planned to end their 30-year marriage. Putin spokesperson Dmitry Peskov commented to a …

3D Systems Gets Into Medicine With Acquisition Of Medical Modeling 3D Systems Gets Into Medicine With Acquisition Of Medical Modeling

3D printing is going to change the face of medicine. That’s at least what some people will tell you. It’s hard not to believe them either as there have already been amazing success stories of lives restored thanks to 3D …

Grand Canyon Bison Wreaking Havoc

How do you manage a herd of about 400 bison? That’s what the National Park Service is trying to figure out. This massive gang of beefalo – a hybrid of cattle and buffalo – is taking over the northern reaches …

Tiles Wants To Make 3D Printed Design As Easy As LEGO Tiles Wants To Make 3D Printed Design As Easy As LEGO

A kid’s imagination combined with LEGO is a powerful thing. With just some simple plastic bricks, kids can build complex contraptions that put the world’s engineers to shame. Now a startup is hoping to accomplish the same thing with 3D …

Jennifer Love Hewitt: Better As A Blonde?

Jennifer Love Hewitt is trying out a new hair color in her attempt to get her ‘momjo’ back following the birth of her baby girl Autumn this past November. She debuted lush blonde locks when she was a guest on …

Less Screen Time Could Leave Children Healthier

It’s been known for decades now that couch potatoes tend to be less healthy than their more active peers. With content moving onto mobile devices, however, it is unclear whether the same link will be maintained for kids and adults …

Stolen Gauguin Painting Recovered in Italy

Two paintings stolen from a house in London in 1970 by renowned French artists Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard were found hanging on an Italian autoworker’s kitchen wall. The unnamed Fiat mechanic bought the paintings at an auction for roughly …

Fort Hood Shooting: 1 Dead, 14 Wounded

Five years ago an Army psychiatrist went on a shooting spree at Fort Hood, and Wednesday another shooting has taken place at the Texas military base. Today one person was killed and 14 wounded and officials at the base said …

Chelsea F.C. Caught Up In Dutch Football Scandal

It has not been a good week for Chelsea FC. On Wednesday, the English Premier League team lost their away game to French team Paris St. Germain FC. The 3-1 defeat was blamed on many factors, including a senseless header …

Chainsaw in Neck: X-Ray Shows Blade Lodged Inside Tree Trimmer [PHOTO]

A very graphic x-ray reveals what it looks like when a chainsaw is lodged inside of a person’s neck. The high-definition x-ray image belongs to 21-year-old James Valentine, a tree trimmer who almost lost his life Monday. Valentine-a worker for Adler …

Amazon Fire TV Ad Stars Gary Busey Amazon Fire TV Ad Stars Gary Busey

At a large announcement event today in New York Amazon officially unveiled its long-rumored streaming set-top box device. Called the Amazon Fire TV, the device is a streaming video and entertainment box priced at $99 to compete with other streaming …

Stolen Gauguin Found Hanging In Italian Kitchen

Stolen artwork recovered in unusual ways has been in the news lately, but a recent discovery made in an Italian kitchen has those in the art world buzzing. A stolen work by Paul Gauguin was found among the art belonging …

Shoe Stabbing Murder Trial Pushes Forward

The jury trial of a Houston, Texas woman accused of stabbing her boyfriend to death with a stiletto heel in June has entered the third day of testimony. Ana Trujillo, 45, stabbed Alf Stefan Andersson, 59, at least 25 times …

Kindergartner Praying Controversy Headed To Court?

The controversy surrounding whether or not an Carillon Elementary teacher stopped a five-year-old from praying is now the subject of a lawsuit. It’s a turn of events that isn’t too surprising given what’s at the heart of the matter. Marcos …

Tornado Season: Concerns States in “Tornado Alley”

Now that the “polar vortex” and extreme snowy and icy weather has finally subsided, it is time to gear up for tornado season. Tornado season is here for a big part of what is known as “Tornado Alley“, experts from …

Restaurant Picasso: Legal Battle Continues in NYC

A 19-foot-high, painted theater curtain — attributed to Pablo Picasso — is at the center of a legal dispute over whether the piece hanging in New York City’s Four Seasons Restaurant is too fragile to be removed for repairs. Experts …

Jon Cryer Writing Memoir, Promises To Be ‘Candid’

Another celebrity memoir will be hitting bookshelves soon. (Or your Kindle and iPad, if that’s what you’re into.) Two and a Half Men star Jon Cryer has signed a deal to write a memoir that will be released in Spring …

Chile Earthquake Evacuees Return Home

Citizens of the Chilean city of Iquique were permitted to return home Wednesday morning, after an April 1st magnitude 8.2 earthquake generated a tsunami which produced 6.9 foot waves. Similar sized waves were also reported in the coastal towns Pisagua …

Adam Sessler Leaves Rev3 Games, Joins Game Consultancy Firm

Adam Sessler is probably the most recognizable games journalist in the country. He’s been talking about games in front of a camera for over a decade at G4 and Rev3 Games. After all that time, he’s now ready to move …

Connie Britton Named UN Goodwill Ambassador

Who doesn’t just love Connie Britton — and her hair? Well it seems the United Nations thinks her it-factor is just what the world needs as the Nashville star was named a goodwill ambassador Wednesday for the United Nations Development …

Chelsea Manning: Lawyer To Appeal 35 Year Sentence

Chelsea Manning, formerly known as Bradley Manning, was sentenced in August to 35 years in prison for releasing 700,000 classified government documents to WikiLeaks in 2010. Now Manning’s lawyer plans to appeal the 35-year prison sentence. Albuquerque, New Mexico attorney …

Amazon Hires Creator Of Portal To Make Games For The Fire TV [Report]

When you’re building a new gaming platform, what do you do first? If you’re smart, you secure talent to create content for said platform. Amazon has been doing just that for a few years now, but now it has its …