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VIDEO: Olympic Triathlon Start Interrupted by Misplaced Boat
Olympics triathlon start interrupted by boat.. USA. The men's triathlon at the Olympics got off to an embarrassing start on Sunday. Nearly half of the competitors were unable to jump in the water due to a boat in the way. After the false start, the athletes reset to begin the race a second time. Visit …
Naomi Osaka Wins Tokyo Olympics Debut After 2 Months Away
Naomi Osaka enjoyed a 6-1, 6-4 rout of China's Zheng Saisai on Sunday in her Olympics debut. The win is an encouraging sign for the Japanese star after she spent two months away from the court. After the victory, Osaka said her break from tennis was "very needed" and that she felt "refreshed." Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.
Former 'Survivor' Players Share What Ponderosa Is Really Like
Jury members are still cut off from the outside world but said they do get to watch some TV. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories . " Survivor" players who get voted out after the merge lose their shot at $1 million, but get to stay at a luxurious resort called Ponderosa as they wait to …
WATCH: Women Flung Off Swing on Edge of 6,300-Foot Cliff
Terrifying videos show the moment two women were flung off the edge of a 6,300-foot cliff in Russia. The woman can be seen tumbling towards the Sulak Canyon as witnesses scream in horror. Miraculously, they both survived after landing on a wooden platform just beyond the cliff edge. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.
Hundreds of cats were abandoned on an island off the
Hundreds of cats were abandoned on Ilha Furtada, an island off the eastern coast of Brazil, The Washington Post reported. The island is better known as Ilha dos Gatos: Island of the Cats, and as the coronavirus pandemic raged, more cats were dropped off there, and some had ultimately reverted to their feral state, the newspaper said.
Japanese Coast Guard Foils Heist to Poach $20,000 of Sea
The Japanese coast guard busted poachers' attempt to make off with nearly $20,000 of sea cucumbers. Eleven men were nabbed after the coast guard at the port city of Rumoi, Hokkaido, was tipped off. More than 1,500 pounds of sea cucumbers — an expensive delicacy in East Asia — were recovered. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.
Video Shows Fireworks Going Off by Accident on a Maryland
A video shared to social media shows an array of fireworks spontaneously going off on a beach in Maryland. A fireworks company accidentally discharged a series of fireworks in Ocean City, Maryland, according to WJLA, an affiliate of ABC News.. The company employees were initially trying to set up ahead of the town's scheduled fireworks show for the Fourth of July holiday, WJLA reported.
Video Shows Woman Jumping Off Disney World Ride to Steal
A video taken at Disney World this weekend shows a woman jumping on and off a ride at Epcot to steal a cucumber.. An Instagram user named Alex, @alex64gaming, reposted a TikTok video on Sunday, which shows a woman jumping off a moving boat within the Living with the Land attraction — which gives a behind-the-scenes look at Disney World's greenhouses — around 8:30 p.m.
Texas: Electricity Companies Can't Shut Off Service for
Roads were covered with snow and sleet on February 15 in Spring, Texas. Some Texans described facing $5,000 utility bills after winter storms caused prices to surge. Regulators on Sunday said electric providers were barred from shutting off service for unpaid bills. A news release said the orders were "intended to be temporary, likely through
Everyone Has a Cold Right Now: Masks Are Off, Old Viruses
The physician's assistant who treated her said she's hardly alone: with people mingling again, the common cold is making a comeback.. One positive aspect of the pandemic was that other viruses went into hiding — flu rates, for example, plummeted.Between October 1 and January 30, only 155 Americans were hospitalized with the flu, down from 8,633 during the same time in the previous …
Kaylee McKeown Won Gold and Accidentally Yelled 'F--- YEAH
2 days ago · An envelope. It indicates the ability to send an email. Australian Kaylee McKeown had a perfect swim on Monday, winning gold in the women's 100-meter backstroke and setting an Olympic record in the process. McKeown swam the 100m in an lightning fast 57.47 seconds, taking gold over Canadian Kylie
'How I Met Your Mother' Spin-Off Starring Hilary Duff
A spin-off series for "How I Met Your Mother" is in the works, seven years after the hit CBS sitcom ended."How I Met Your Father" has a premise that's similar to the original show that starred Josh Radnor as Ted Mosby.This time around, the show will be told from the female perspective as Hilary Duff's Sophie tells her son about how she met his father.
New Jersey School District to Remove Holidays on Academic
A school district in New Jersey decided to completely remove holiday names, like Memorial Day and Thanksgiving, from their school calendar, according to reports. The decision was made by the Randolph Board of Education meeting on Thursday, who voted to change holidays to "Day off" on the academic calendar, Tap Into Randolph reported.
Ash Barty Stunned in Olympics Tennis Upset Vs Sara
Barty was off from the very start of the match, dropping two of her first three service games and finding herself in a 4-1 hole after just 30 minutes. The two-time Grand Slam champion was visibly frustrated with her output as she surrendered a whopping 55 unforced errors in the affair.
Kohei Uchimura's Olympic Career Abruptly Ends With Fall in
Kohei Uchimura's legacy is secure, but his Olympic career likely ended with an abrupt thud on Saturday in Tokyo. Uchimura of Japan, nicknamed "King Kohei," is largely considered the greatest men's gymnast of all time, with three Olympic gold medals and 10 world championship golds. He did not lose in the all-around world championships from 2009
Couple Kicked Off United Flight Take Next Trip Without
A couple that was kicked off a United Airlines flight earlier this month after their 2-year-old daughter refused to wear a face mask decided to travel to a separate destination a few days later without their child.. The mom, Eliz Orban, posted a video of her experience to Twitter and Instagram on December 11. The posts, which show Orban's husband making unsuccessful attempts to put a face …
Lydia Jacoby Shocks Herself With 100-Meter Breaststroke
2 days ago · Lydia Jacoby pulled off one of the biggest upsets so far of the Tokyo Olympics, taking home the gold medal in the women's 100-meter breaststroke. The 17-year-old Jacoby turned on the jets in the final seconds, out-touching her teammate Lilly King and South Africa's Tatjana Schoenmaker, the two favorites in the race.
Man Deserted in Alaska Fended Off Bear, 'SOS' Spotted by
A man living out of a shack in a remote camp in the Alaskan wilderness spent weeks alone and fending off a local bear until a coast guard pilot fortuitously spotted him waving for help. According to The New York Times , the man was in his 50s or 60s and it was unclear how he ended up in the remote shack 40 miles outside of Nome, Alaska.
Mischa Barton Finally Dishes on Why Marissa Was Killed Off
Copy Link. On the 15-year anniversary of her character's death on "The O.C.," Mischa Barton is dishing. In a new interview with E!, Barton says she experienced "bullying" from some of the men on set. That was just part of the complicated reason why Marissa Cooper was ultimately killed off …
Toxic Shipwreck Kills Turtles, Dolphins, Whales Off Sri
Summary List Placement. Carcasses of 176 turtles, 20 dolphins, and four whales have washed up on Sri Lankan shores after a cargo ship carrying toxic chemicals sank off the coast of Colombo, government officials said in court on Wednesday. The marine life was killed by toxins released from the MV X-Press Pearl when it caught fire on May 20 and
Off-Duty CBP Officer Admits to Threatening Tribal
An off-duty US Customs and Border Protection officer has admitted to pointing his rifle at three tribal employees who were collecting water samples on his property, telling them he "shoots first, asks questions later," according to court documents. Harrison Garrett Alvarez, a 30-year-old CBP officer in Montana, signed a plea agreement July 16
VIDEO: Simone Biles Floor Routine Error, Finishes 2nd
Simone Biles steps off the mat during her floor routine. Danielle Parhizkaran-USA TODAY Network Biles will have some time to right the ship ahead of the floor final, which is set to begin a 4:45 a.m. ET on Monday, August 2. Fans can tune in then to watch live via NBC.
PHOTOS: 23 Best-Dressed Countries at Tokyo 2020 Opening
Colombia. Hannah McKay/Pool Photo via AP. Tokyo 2020 is officially underway. The Summer Olympics began in full on Friday with the opening ceremony, where countries from across the world showed off some high fashion. From Bermuda shorts and fanny packs to beautiful prints and jackets, a wide array of looks were on display.
Birds Are 'Falling Out of the Sky' in Mass Die-Off in US
A group of bird carcasses found by Allison Salas in New Mexico on September 13, 2020. Allison Salas. "Hundreds of thousands" of migratory birds are dropping dead across the Southwest in what scientists are calling the largest mass die-off in recent history. Scientists first began investigating the phenomenon in late August after numerous
Simone Biles Comforts Jordan Chiles After Beam Fall at
Simone Biles competes on the balance beam during the Tokyo Olympics. Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Network Though Chiles' individual Olympics stint is over, fans can watch her and Biles compete side-by-side in the team all-around final on Tuesday at 6:45 a.m. ET. Biles, meanwhile, is set to compete in the individual all-around, vault, and floor finals.
Prince Harry Didn't Lie About Being Financially Cut Off by
Prince Harry was financially cut off from the royal family. Prince Charles gave the Sussexes money as they stepped back as senior members of the royal family. Some suggested the financial support contradicted Prince Harry's statement that he'd been "cut off." But Charles stopped giving the Sussexes money in the summer of 2020, confirming Harry
College Athletes in 6 States Will Soon Profit Off Sponsorships
College athletes in six states will soon be able to sign endorsement deals, while athletes in the other states will be denied those opportunities for now. Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, New Mexico, and Tennessee have all passed state laws that grant college athletes the right to profit off their name, image, and likeness.
VIDEO: Suns Score Amazing Finals Game 2 Basket Off of 10
The Suns got an and-one layup off a gorgeous 10-pass sequence in Game 2 of the Finals. The Suns kept whipping the ball around against a scrambling Bucks defense. The Suns look like a team with valuable chemistry that can't be stopped. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.
Simone Biles pulled off her riskiest stunt during Olympics
Simone Biles is gearing up to go all-out at the Tokyo Olympics. During Team USA's podium training session on Thursday, the American gymnastics GOAT pulled off her most impressive skill to date.She completed the elusive Yurchenko double pike vault — a stunt so risky that Biles is the only woman ever to attempt it in competition — and, as usual, made it look positively casual.
Simone Biles Drops Out of Olympics Gymnastics Team Final
1 day ago · Simone Biles talks with her coach. Simone Biles has pulled out of the Tokyo Olympics women's gymnastics team final. The Team USA superstar left the gym after bailing on her vault routine during her opening event. Biles came into the games with a lingering injury, and may have tweaked the ailing ankle. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.
The best photos of the Tokyo Olympics so far
2 days ago · Maddie Meyer/Getty Images. The Tokyo Olympics are underway! Thanks to some of the world's best photographers, through the first few days of competition, we already have glorious shots of athletic feats, victory, defeat, agony, joy, and more. There are too many great photos to include them all, but take a look at some of our favorites so far.
'The Great British Bake Off' Finalist Bullied Over
—British Bake Off (@BritishBakeOff) November 17, 2020 Similar to other competition reality TV shows, where fans are often partial to certain contestants and may feel strongly about judges' decisions, viewers of "The Great British Baking Show" took to Twitter, with many using the hashtag #JusticeForHermine, to express who they think should've been eliminated in episode nine.
A Couple Is Raffling Off Tuscany, Italy, Vacation Home for
Jon Nurse. British couple Jon and Annmarie Nurse are raffling off their vacation home in Garfagnana, a rural region in Tuscany, Italy. The four-bedroom, three-bathroom home is worth $517,000 (£400,000), and raffle tickets cost $32 (£25) each. The couple plans to donate up to $64,600 (£50,000) from the raffle ticket sales to The Children's
'Great British Bake Off' Goes by Different Name in US Due
"The Great British Bake Off" has been a foodie favorite since it first appeared on TV screens in the UK in 2010. But if you're watching the show on Netflix in the US, you might notice a slight variation on the name — in America, it's listed as "The Great British Baking Show." Interestingly, the difference has to do with yet another baking mainstay— the Pillsbury Company.
Sephora's VIB Rouge Sale 2017: When to Shop
Sephora's annual VIB Rouge sale takes place on November 10 through November 15. VIB Rouge and VIB members get 20% off their purchase. Beauty Insiders will get 15% off. Every fall, Sephora has a huge sale for customers enrolled in its VIB Rouge, VIB, or Beauty Insider program in stores and online — and this year's sale is starting soon. As
Olympic Rugby Star Cries Twice in Emotional Whirlwind of a
1 day ago · An Olympic rugby star cried 2 times in an emotional whirlwind of a game, getting kicked out for a horror tackle before his teammates saved his bacon with a heroic win. An envelope. It indicates the ability to send an email. A stylized bird with an open mouth, tweeting. Twitter.
Ref waved off a stunning goal from US soccer star Christen
The star forward found the back of the net to complete an absolutely stunning US Women's National Team sequence during the squad's matchup with Mexico Monday evening. But as Press began celebrating with her teammates, the officials convened and …
Simone Biles Posts Instagram After Getting Second Place in
2 days ago · Despite the uncharacteristic off-day, the 24-year-old international icon is still heading to the finals. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories . US gymnast Simone Biles posted an Instagram explaining her feelings after placing second in a qualifying round at the Tokyo Olympics for the floor routine , one of her most dominant events.
Woman Kicked Off American Airlines Flight, Yells Anti-Gay
According to various outlets, a video went viral showing a woman being ejected from a plane after making homophobic remarks. A clip reportedly went viral showing a woman being kicked from a plane while making anti-gay comments. In a statement, American Airlines appeared to confirm the incident happened on one of their flights.
Kylie Jenner Officially Booted Off the Forbes Billionaires
The 23-year-old socialite, along with 60 others, dropped off Forbes' 35th annual billionaires list, announced on Tuesday. Jenner became rich from her Kylie Cosmetics company, valued at about $1.2 billion. In 2019, she sold 51% of the company to Coty for $600 million. Forbes reported in 2020 that Jenner and her mother and manager, Kris Jenner
Swimmer Lydia Jacoby Wins Olympic Gold in Childhood Pink
1 day ago · Jacoby pulled off one of the biggest upsets in the Olympics so far. Xavier Laine/via Getty Images Jacoby is the first Alaskan swimmer to win gold at the Olympics and, as NBC commentators reported during the race, usually trains in a pool half the size of the Olympic standard of 50 meters.
Players Share What Happens After You're Voted Off 'Survivor'
Players at tribal council on "Survivor: Caramoan." Former "Survivor" players told Insider what happens after they're voted off the show. Some competitors relax at Ponderosa, while others keep their heads in the game. "Survivor" players often have to …
Kate Beckinsale Is 'P----D Off' That People Assume She's
Kate Beckinsale. Actress Kate Beckinsale told the Sunday Times she gets "p----d off" when people think she's had Botox injections. The 47-year-old told the outlet her family looks young overall, so her wrinkle-free skin is genetic. Beckinsale also admitted she fears developing a "droopy eye," or eyelid ptosis, from a botched Botox procedure.
Caeleb Dressel Gives Relay Gold Medal to Teammate Who Swam
2 days ago · Caeleb Dressel got off to a fantastic start at Tokyo 2020, helping lead Team USA to gold in the men's 4x100-meter freestyle relay on Sunday night. —#TokyoOlympics (@NBCOlympics) July 26, 2021. For Dressel, it was the first of what he hopes will be multiple gold medals at Tokyo 2020, with shots at individual gold coming up on his Olympic schedule.
Cristiano Ronaldo Proving He's Still Soccer's Biggest Star
Cristiano Ronaldo, one of soccer's greatest ever superstars, is proving at Euro 2020 why he's still the man, both on and off the field. During Portugal's 2-2 draw against France in its final group game on Wednesday evening, Ronaldo scored both his country's goals, in the process adding another record to his already lengthy list of goal scoring achievements.
If you're a Black woman who's put off by how 'Love Island
2 days ago · An envelope. It indicates the ability to send an email. "Too Hot to Handle" returned for its second season on June 23, and the hit Netflix reality television show is currently competing with the social-media hype surrounding ITV's long-standing UK phenomenon, "Love Island." The two …