Neil Fingleton, a 7-foot 7-inch actor who played the giant Mag the Mighty in "Game of Thrones" has died at 36. The Tall Persons Club says Fingleton, who was Britain's tallest man, died Saturday. Fingleton was recognized by Guinness World Records in 2007 as the U.K.'s tallest man.
As expected, the men continued to feud at the Academy Awards.
If the journey to the next Kirk Cousins contract were a car ride, the Washington Redskins would have sideswiped every parked vehicle on the street by now. The Redskins have internal problems. On Wednesday, he is due - and from all accounts from league sources, about to receive - a franchise tag that will amount to a one-year deal for $23.94 million in 2017.
A video showing what appears to be fishermen reeling in a juvenile great white shark and pulling it onto the Huntington Beach Pier has prompted an investigation by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, authorities said Monday. The video, which has received nearly 300 views on YouTube since it was posted Friday, shows anglers pulling a shark onto the pier as a crowd of people with cameras gathers to watch. It appears to be a small great white. Capturing a great white shark, which has been a protected species off California's coast since 1994, is illegal and can result in fines of up to $10,000, according to state authorities. The video shows the crowd cheering as the anglers lift the
Six people were arrested in connection with the death of a UConn student last October who was run over and killed by a campus fire department vehicle.
Hollywood’s biggest night isn’t over after the Oscar is handed out for Best Picture - screwups or not. Most stars race to make a quick wardrobe change before hitting the many after-parties that keep L.A. rocking until dawn and beyond. While some stars, like Oscar winners Viola Davis and Emma Stone, opt for more comfortable post-ceremony looks, others go in the other direction and move from refined to revealing.
Glock Inc., filed a protest today against the Army’s selection of the Sig Sauer P320 to become the service’s new Modular Handgun System Glock filed the protest Friday, Feb. 24 with the Government Accountability Office. The move will likely delay the Modular Handgun System Program until June 5 when the GAO is expected to rule on the protest, according to the GAO website. Army Times first reported the story. The Army awarded Sig Sauer a contract worth up to $580 million Jan. 19. Sig Sauer beat out Glock Inc., FN America and Beretta USA, the maker of the current M9 9mm service pistol, in the competition for the Modular Handgun System, or MHS, program. The 10-year agreement calls for Sig to supply