Hardy souls who shivered and shoveled their way through February in the Northeast now have evidence of just how brutal the weather was, with record cold in at least eight cities and record snowfall in Boston.
Tampa, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Tampa Bay Lighting acquired defenseman Braydon Coburn from the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday in exchange for defenseman Radko Gudas and a pair of picks in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.The Flyers will receive a first-round choice and a third-round selection in June for Coburn, a 2003 first-round pick of the Atlanta Thrashers who was in his ninth season with Philadelphia
The speech Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is slated to give to a joint session of Congress Tuesday is one of the most critical of recent times. It concerns not only the very existence of his nation, but also the terribly real possibility of nuclear holocaust in the foreseeable future.
Leonard Nimoy infused such gravitas into the unlikely character of Spock, that the half-Vulcan science officer’s logic, integrated with human compassion and mystic spirituality, became Star Trek’s ethical star chart – the homing beacon upon which the franchise has navigated for almost 50 years.
In the pantheon of scene-stealers, The Dress was hardly a shoo-in; no Kim Kardashian (barely) inside it, no swan wrapped around it, full coverage of all conventionally-accepted erogenous zones. On an Internet increasingly aware of its own viral cues (cuddly mammals, outlandish foodstuffs, passionate but illiterate sorority rush documents) every indicator would have suggested it was bound for obscurity.