Alpine Skiing

If You are Obsessed With Skiing, You Should Know These Tricks

Snow capped peaks and well blanketed slopes beckon us to a time of adventure, frolic and excitement. Feeling the gush of air on your face and blazing …

Skiing

Swiss folklore fans gather for world's biggest alpine...

Swiss folklore fans gather for world's biggest alpine horn festival<p>By Denis Balibouse<p>NENDAZ, Switzerland, July 22 (Reuters) - The soft sounds of …

Skiing

10 of the Best Skiing Spots in Europe

Skiing events have been known to attract very huge crowds across the world and Europe is one of the finest destinations. A large chunk of visitors to …

European Travel

Space Moguls, Commodore 64, Development Update of this tribute to M.U.L.E.

<b>Carl-Henrik Skårstedt</b> has provided the C64 community with the latest development update video for his upcoming game <b>Space Moguls</b>, a tribute to the …

Retrogaming

Silicon Valley Can’t Fix Everything (Zeynep Tufekei)

<i>This op-ed appeared in the New York Times July 15, 2018.</i><p><i>“Zeynep Tufekci (@zeynep) is an associate professor at the School of Information and Library</i> …

Silicon Valley

RNC chooses Charlotte to host 2020 convention

The Republican National Committee on Friday voted to officially select Charlotte as the host of the 2020 Republican National Convention.<p>"I am thrilled to announce Charlotte as the official host city for the 2020 Republican National Convention,” RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel said in a statement. “We …

Politics

Should I switch to a coil shock? - MBR

We asked RockShox and Fox<p>Want to go full enduro or lured by the promise of a smooth rider? Which boing is best? Here’s how to pick the right shock …

Mountain Biking

Proving Kansas Is Hungry for Democratic Socialism, Sanders and Ocasio-Cortez Sold-Out Rally Moved to Much Larger Venue

Democratic socialists Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) are on a mission to debunk doubters and conclusively show that a bold …

Middle-class

Welcome to the Era of Orbital Publicity Stunts

<b>Space Graffiti</b><p><b>n. Objects placed in orbit for the sole purpose of being seen from Earth.</b><p>In January a company called Rocket Lab secretly added an extra …

Culture

3 Questions About La Thuile EWS

Ravanel VS Ravanel<p>Who can beat Ravanel?<p>What does the world's top female trail rider do for a weekend vacation? Cecile Ravanel races World Cup …

Mountain Biking

The Wine Society

Alpine thrills from Savoie<p><i>Worth going off-piste for: Arbin, Savoie</i><p>Vineyards in the French Alps have existed for millennia – the Celtic Allobroges …

Wine & Spirits

Christmas in July — Alpine Sports

Looking for a new ski or snowboard setup for next season? Want to get one at a great price? Then check this out.

Skiing

Feds to Media Moguls: No More "Anything Goes" M&A Deals

Did an AT&T price hike spark a Department of Justice appeal? Even if the telecom’s Time Warner acquisition ultimately is upheld, uncertainty …

Time Warner

How 2 Media Moguls’ Once-Warm Friendship Turned Frigid

When CBS filed suit to strip Shari E. Redstone of her voting control of the company in May, no one purported to be more surprised — and hurt — than Ms. Redstone herself.<p>Perhaps she shouldn’t have been.<p>Ms. Redstone, thrust into the role of Hollywood mogul after gaining control of her ailing father’s …

Media Industry

Beyoncé and JAY-Z Jam Out to 'Brown-Eyed Girl' with Bono and Tina Knowles Lawson During Dinner

Beyoncé and JAY-Z know how to bust out the best tunes for a dinner party.<p>The couple was featured on mom Tina Knowles Lawson‘s Instagram account in …

Celebrity News

Live like Heidi, on a mountain

You can now live out your Heidi-shaped dreams, high up in the Swiss mountains, where the air is fresh and views infinite.<p>Switzerland Tourism offers …

India News

Comcast retreats from battle with Disney over Fox to focus on Sky offer

Comcast has backed down in its Hollywood battle royal with the Murdoch dynasty and Disney over 21st Century Fox, saying it will instead focus on its attempt to conquer Europe with a £26bn takeover of Sky.<p>America’s biggest broadband operator, which also owns the television network NBC and Hollywood …

Business

Beyond the Gates: How the BRASS Foundation is teaching racers avy safety

Avalanche instructor Jonathan Sheffitz takes instruction beyond the gates at Vermont’s Killington Mountain School. [Photo] Courtesy BRASS<p>In January …

Skiing

David Wise Wins His First ESPY

David Wise went home from the ESPY Awards Wednesday in Los Angeles with some new hardware after winning Best Male Action Sports Athlete. Wise, who …

Skiing

BUCKETLIST: How to score yourself a sweet spot on Sno’n’Ski’s Canada mega famil

By Nathalie Craig<p>19 Jul 2018<p>Hey snow lovers, Sno’n’Ski has officially launched the incentive period for its legendary 2019 Canada Mega Famil. Now …

Bucket Lists

UBI coming to the Windy City?

The push for a universal basic income now includes Chicago, but not everyone is sold on the idea.<p>According to <i>The Intercept</i>, Chicago Alderman Ameya …

Conservative View

ESPYS 2018 Winners: The Complete List

| Wed., Jul. 18, 2018 4:03 PM<p>Start your engines! It's go-time for the <b>2018 ESPYS</b>.<p>Race car driver <b>Danica Patrick</b> emcees the annual ceremony from L.A.'s …

NCAA

Who Gets To Be Self-Made?

Kylie Jenner and the myth of the #GirlBoss.<p>This week in Kardashian Kulture, <i>Forbes</i> named Kylie Jenner "the youngest ever self-made billionaire" and the Internet predictably plotzed. Fans of the 20 year old pledged loyalty and cash, vowing to raise $100 million and earn Kylie the official B-word. …

Kylie Jenner

IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- The International Olympic Committee has added seven events to the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, creating a program of 109 gold …

International Olympic Committee

Jay Z Is Upset Because Philly Is Moving ‘Made In America’

(AP Photo/Matt Rourke, file) PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Ain’t no love in the heart of the city as <b>Jay-Z</b> has found out the hard way. He says he’s disappointed …

Celebrity Gossip

Forbes’ 2018 Highest-Earning Celebrities Revealed

Time again for that all prestigious list of human around the world who banking more zeros than we’ve ever seen in our lives. Featuring beauty moguls, …

Lifestyle (South Africa)

Q&A with Hanna Schnarf - FIS-SKI

With her fighting spirit and her positive attitude, Hanna Schnarf is an essential part of the Italian "Downhill Lions". We met her to talk about her …

Skiing

Chloe Kim, Shaun White, Women’s Hockey Among Team USA’s Biggest Winners At ESPY Awards

<i>Chloe Kim accepts the award for Best Female Athlete at the 2018 ESPYs on July 18, 2018 in Los Angeles.</i><p>Chloe Kim and Shaun White captivated the world …

Team USA

Understanding Beartooth Highway: Conversations on springtime-user conflict along the Montana/Wyoming border

Skiers walk above Rock Creek with Mount Rearguard and Beartooth Mountain looming in the distance. [Photo] Anthony PavkovichIt was Memorial Day …

Skiing

Michigan agency hosting bear hunting clinics in Cadillac

LANSING, Mich. (AP) - The state Department of Natural Resources is hosting a series of bear hunting clinics over the next few weeks.<p>The programs are …

Hunting