Looking up black as pitch
The Guardian - 1 hour ago
There's also a poetic one-liner on the symphony that could only have been written by Beckett: "tonal surfaces eaten by great black pauses". Although contemporary composers - Poulenc, Debussy, Ravel and Bartók, whose Microkosmos he would play - were ...
New York Post - 4 minutes ago
Supercharged by Chadwick Boseman's tour de force as the iconic Godfather of Soul James Brown - and pitch-perfect music supervision by producer and longtime devotee Mick Jagger - "Get On Up'' is one funk-tastic musical biopic.
Sportsday - football transfers latest
BBC Sport - 22 minutes ago
St Johnstone assistant manager Callum Davidson would like a first leg lead from their Europa League first leg with Spartak Trnava of Slovakia.
Jon Lester's awkward adventure
ESPN - 29 minutes ago
The days when one bad pitch would quickly unravel into a catastrophic outing have faded to black. Lester was once a card-carrying chicken-and-beer comrade, but, in the wake of it all, he stood up, accepted responsibility for his role in that ...
Black Sticks men surge into semis in Glasgow
Stuff.co.nz - 49 minutes ago
"We were all disappointed walking off the pitch," Couzins wrote in a column for Fairfax Media before the tournament.
Whitey movie eerie experience for 'Black Mass' coauthor
Boston Globe - 1 hour ago
It's also not Miami Beach, but our own Revere Beach, transformed magically with imported palm trees and popsicle-colored cabanas to resemble the Florida coast.
MOVIE REVIEW: 'Guardians of the Galaxy' is the coolest movie of the summer
Wicked Local Norwood - 1 hour ago
That would be the subversive, pitch-black indie "Super," which was as violent as it was funny. He's toned down the blood and mayhem a bit, but "Guardians" remains the coolest movie of the summer.
The power of community
Squamish Chief - 1 hour ago
Driving home late afternoon two weeks ago I saw plumes of black smoke coming from Hospital Hill. As I got closer I took a deep breath and steadied myself.
What I Learned Riding One of Those New Private City Buses
CityLab - 2 hours ago
That buzzword-filled elevator pitch seems tailored to get both investors and car-free Millennials excited about riding the bus.
Wife 'screamed for hours' to get help after her husband hit his head and ...
Daily Mail - 3 hours ago
A widow has told an inquest how she 'screamed' in vain for hours after her husband hit his head and disappeared from their boat as they were passing through a pitch black canal tunnel. Susan Holgate desperately tried to raise the alarm to save her ...
Headed to West Point: Heights' Smith commits to play for Army
Killeen Daily Herald - 3 hours ago
Smith was recruited by Black Knights assistant coach Todd Spencer who met with the quarterback personally. Though Spencer is the team's offensive line coach, his recruiting pitch was on the money. "I was just shell-shocked by everything that came out ...
Brendan Rodgers: I loved the way Louis van Gaal's Barcelona played
The Guardian (blog) - 4 hours ago
By working on the field, by watching videos ... everything we did on the training pitch, we did with the ball. You'll never see a pianist run around his piano.
Slumping Yankees looking to make additional upgrades
MyCentralJersey.com - 5 hours ago
Texas Rangers catcher Robinson Chirinos (right) steals second base against Yankees second baseman Brendan Ryan during the eighth inning on Wednesday in Arlington, Texas.
Plover advances to state winners' bracket
Stevenspointjournal - 5 hours ago
Ashport's Hunter Paul is out on a close play as Plover's third baseman Tyler Nalbach makes the tag Wednesday in the American Legion Class AAA state tournament at Memorial Field in Plover.
Jack White throws first pitch at Tigers game
The Tennessean - 6 hours ago
White lofted his hand to show off what he said is the only existing championship gold ring from the Chicago White Sox' 1919 World Series win, tied to the notorious "Black Sox" scandal. He bought it at auction a couple of years ago. "I figured if there ...
Travellers pitch up on Bilston road for sixth time this year
expressandstar.com - 6 hours ago
A convoy of around 10 caravans set-up site in Murdoch Road near to the overpass of the A463 Black Country Route on Monday. Businesses in the area say travellers have regularly used the road for the past 40 years, with groups usually staying for up to ...
Gyorko, Venable back Hahn in Padres' 12-1 laugher
The San Luis Obispo Tribune - 7 hours ago
"We haven't had it enough," manager Bud Black said of the scoring outburst. "But it's great to see. It starts with starting pitching, and Jesse pitched a great game. He's not a secret, even though he's facing teams for the first time. There's video ...
Cal League Notebook: Elephant in the room
Visalia Times-Delta - 7 hours ago
The Houston Astros' relationship with the Lancaster JetHawks presented a public relations black eye for the Astros this week when they promoted Mark Appel, the No.
At the 403 Club, Dan Myers builds a beast of a bloody mary At the 403 Club ...
Pitch Weekly - 9 hours ago
And now he's pulling ingredients from all corners of his small space, digging through sauces and a row of spices, adding a dash of Sriracha, a pour of Stone Brewing's Spröcketbier (a Kölsch-style black rye). He shakes all this over ice, then strains it ...
Candidate alters campaign pitch after criticism
The two different campaign cards have become a topic of conversation among political players in the black community, said Corey Shearer, president of the Broward County Democratic Black Caucus. Other candidates and political consultants said they're ...