Kansas City Chiefs player Laurent Duvernay-Tardif graduates from medical school

Kansas City Chiefs player Laurent Duvernay-Tardif graduates from medical school

Laurent Duvernay-Tardif appears to be a man of many talents both on and off the football field. The Kansas City Chiefs player graduated Tuesday with his degree from McGill University’s medical school in Montreal after a long eight years of studying while playing football. “This is it! Today I become a doctor!” he wrote in […]

Former Colts Quarterback Josh Freeman Retires From Football

Former Colts Quarterback Josh Freeman Retires From Football

INDIANAPOLIS — He was the starting quarterback for one of the most improbable wins in Indianapolis Colts history just three seasons ago. And now, he’s decided to hang ‘em up. Josh Freeman has retired from football, according to the Canadian Football League’s Montreal Alouettes, who made that announcement this past weekend. “We would like to […]

Africa Top10 News

Africa Top10 News

Africa is not Producing Enough Scientists The continent’s unstable research funding streams mean that scientists tend to be employed only on short-term contracts. As a result, 48% of researchers in Southern Africa are spending less than two years at any one institution. This number drops to 39% for East Africa. Continue Reading Nigeria’s ‘Not Too Young […]

Shari Redstone's endgame for CBS and Viacom is clear in a new complaint

Shari Redstone's endgame for CBS and Viacom is clear in a new complaint

The bitterest boardroom battle in recent memory has turned on a series of slights, verbal jousting and a physical altercation involving hands on a face that could determine the futures of both CBS and Viacom. Shari Redstone, the controlling owner of CBS, has filed a complaint against the broadcaster and its chief executive Les Moonves […]

Ex-Ducks LeGarrette Blount, Arik Armstead to appear on 'Celebrity Family Feud'?

Ex-Ducks LeGarrette Blount, Arik Armstead to appear on 'Celebrity Family Feud'?

NFL Central Posted May 29, 2018 at 1:00 PM Detroit Lions and former Oregon Ducks running back LeGarrette Blount (pictured) and San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Arik Armstead apparently will appear on the game show “Celebrity Family Feud.”(Courtesy Detroit Lions) San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Arik Armstead and Detroit Lions running back LeGarrette Blount apparently will appear on […]

All things dairy: the surprising history and brouhaha over milk

All things dairy: the surprising history and brouhaha over milk

About AirTalk® Airs Weekdays 10 a.m.-12 p.m. Join KPCC’s AirTalk with host Larry Mantle weekdays for lively and in-depth discussions of city news, politics, science, the arts, entertainment, and more. Call-in number: 866-893-5722 Facebook Podcast From the award-winning author of single topic books on salt, cod, paper and more, is now a new publication on […]

Central Command Needs High-Level Middle East Cyber Ops Advisers, Fast

Central Command Needs High-Level Middle East Cyber Ops Advisers, Fast

U.S. Central Command—responsible for military operations in the Middle East, central Asia and part of northern Africa—is looking for a contractor to help identify targets, plan and execute cyber operations. Beyond basic cyber and geopolitical expertise, CENTCOM needs 8(a) contractors who understand the policy and process behind military cyber operations. CENTCOM is issuing a solicitation […]

Gold Pressured Despite Political Trouble in Europe

Gold Pressured Despite Political Trouble in Europe

Updated May 29, 2018 3:11 p.m. ET Gold prices fell from an overnight peak as a higher U.S. dollar overrode concerns about European political turmoil. May contracts fell 0.4% to $1,298.70 a troy ounce at the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange on Tuesday after peaking overnight. London gold prices were slightly higher. […]