Kyle Cobb

  • Chris Bosh still wants to play in the NBA again

    Chris Bosh hasn’t played an NBA game since complications from recurring blood clots took him off the court midway through the 2015-16 season. But in a Feb. 15 appearance on ESPN’s First Take, the 11-time All-Star dispelled the notion that he’s done playing basketball at the professional level. “Aye,...
  • LeBron James, Kevin Durant blast President Trump in UNINTERRUPTED video

    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James said in a video posted Thursday that President Donald Trump doesn’t “give a (expletive) about the people.” James, who previously referred to Trump as a “bum” on Twitter, made the comments in a video piece that was shot last month for UNINTERRUPTED, a multimedia platform that he...
  • What Netflix’s $300 million Ryan Murphy deal says about the future of TV

    When Ryan Murphy began working with 21st Century Fox Inc. in 2003 on the medical drama “Nip/Tuck” on FX and later “Glee” on the company’s namesake network, Netflix Inc. was six years into disrupting the DVD rental business and had just posted its first profit. Fox FOXA, +1.12% was...
  • Romney’s Senate bid to mark latest campaign over 2 decades

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mitt Romney’s announcement Thursday of a run for U.S. Senate seat in Utah is his latest bid for public office since he first jumped into politics more than 20 years ago. The former businessman has endured more setbacks than victories since he launched his...
  • Winter Olympics 2018: Schedule, results and coverage

    The 2018 Winter Olympics have begun, with events running through Feb. 25. Check back here daily for results, news coverage and stories on the biggest names in Pyeongchang. We already have Nathan Chen, Lindsay Vonn and Chloe Kim covered: See their stories below. 2018 Pyeongchang content and schedule •...
  • Burberry to expand online reach with Farfetch tie-up

    British fashion house Burberry is targetting tech-savvy customers in far-flung locations after teaming up with an online luxury goods platform that will allow it to sell its wares in more than 150 countries. London-based Farfetch is an e-commerce marketplace for upmarket brands that currently hosts items from more than...
  • Vatican tries to defuse scandal, says pope meets victims

    The Vatican said Thursday that Pope Francis meets frequently with victims of sexual abuse, seeking to defuse a mounting scandal over his unbridled support for a Chilean bishop accused by victims of witnessing and ignoring their abuse. Spokesman Greg Burke said in a statement that Francis meets in private...
  • McDonald’s Plans To Slim Down Happy Meals

    NEW YORK (AP) – McDonald’s will soon banish cheeseburgers and chocolate milk from its Happy Meal menu in an effort to cut down on the calories, sodium, saturated fat and sugar that kids consume at its restaurants. Diners can still ask specifically for cheeseburgers or chocolate milk with the...
  • Pastor Says He Was Just ‘Counseling’ Naked Man Found Bound In His Car

    Pastor George Gregory in Pittsburgh was caught with a naked man tied up in his vehicle, and charged with performing lewd acts in public last week.   Pastor George Nelson Gregory, 61, of Munhall, Pa., was caught by cops in the backseat of a car with another man who...