|_______________||25 || What We Can Learn About Sibling Rivalry From Serena and Venus Williams |
Serena and Venus Williams share a hug after Serena's victory over her big sister on Tuesday night. (Photo: Corbis Images) After Serena Williams beat her sister Venus on Tuesday night in a competitive three-set U.S. Open quarterfinals match, the two met at the net and embraced. Venus, the older Williams sibling, whispered to her sister: ?I'm so happy for you.?
|Wednesday, 09 September 2015|
|_______________||26 || Michael Sam Makes Up With Dad Who Criticized Him for Being Gay |
Former NFL player Michael Sam, who had been estranged from his father since coming out as gay in February 2014, tweeted this week that the two have spoken for the first time since then. (Photo: Getty Images) When former NFL player Michael Sam announced to the world that he was gay back in February 2014, he was largely praised for his bravery and honesty by fellow players, various celebrities, the NFL, and ESPN ? pretty much everyone, it seemed, except his father, Michael Sam Sr., who was quoted at the time as saying, ?I'm old school. I'm a man-and-a-woman type of guy.? STORY: NFL Dad Sends Powerful Message by Confiscating Kids' 'Trophies for Nothing' Shortly after, Sam discussed his estrangement from his dad during a segment of Dancing With the Stars, while he was a contestant.
|Friday, 21 August 2015|
|_______________||27 || 6 Reasons Being A Sports Fan Is Good For Your Health |
Your rabid fandom is actually a good thing. (Photo: Stocksy/Yahoo) There's no question about it ? being a sports fan is a good thing when it comes to your health. ?The idea that people get isolated and porky from watching sports is not true,? clinical sports psychologist William Wiener, PhD, tells Yahoo Health. There are many health benefits of being a sports fan.? Need evidence? We rounded up the research surrounding fandom and health to show how your team loyalty might actually help you be happier and healthier: It Prevents Depression While you might feel sad if your team loses a big game, being an active participant all season can actually help prevent depression. ?People who root and are attached to their teams are less depressed than those who are uninvolved,? Wiener says.
|Wednesday, 28 January 2015|
|_______________||28 || Police kill suspect in PlayStation 3 robbery |
|A teenager accused of robbing a student of two new Playstation 3s on the day the popular game consoles were introduced was shot to death by North Carolina police sent to arrest him.|
|Monday, 04 December 2006|
|_______________||29 || Leadership change at Sony games |
Kazuo Hira was tapped to replace Ken Kutaragi, the so-called "father of the PlayStation," as the head of its game unit.
|Friday, 01 December 2006||
|_______________||30 || 'Viva Piñata' is all-age fun |
To hold off the Wii (and infiltrate the family room), the Xbox 360 needed something approachable and kid-appropriate. Enter "Viva Piñata," a fresh twist on the Sims formula, starring 60 colorful paper-mâché animals.
|Wednesday, 22 November 2006|