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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at the King's Cup launch in May Credit: PA The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have enlisted celebrity teammates for their head-to-head charity yacht race next week, as the Duke signs up Bear Grylls to take on the Duchess’ Olympic rowing champion.  The royal couple are taking part the…
Shedding light. Cameron Boyce’s family released a statement about the neurological disorder that led to his sudden death at the age of 20. “Cameron’s tragic passing was due to a seizure as a result of an ongoing medical condition, and that condition was epilepsy,” a family spokesperson tells Us Weekly. “We are still trying to navigate our…
Among the professional athletes and charity runners wearing fancy dress costumes to look out for at this weekend's Virgin Money London Marathon, there will also be some famous faces taking to the pavement. On Sunday 28 April, over 40,000 people will descending on the capital to run 26.2-miles. And while some will be racing for a…
In this April 17, 2019 photo, mural artist Gustavo Zermeno Jr. walks on a basketball court mural he dedicated to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle in Los Angeles. More than 50 colorful murals of Hussle have popped up in Los Angeles since the beloved rapper and community activist was gunned down outside his clothing store. Image:…
photo credit: Brandon Colston 2018Tickets for The Big German’s annual celebrity charity baseball game at Dr Pepper Ballpark in Frisco are almost sold out, so if you would like to see Dirk goofing around on the diamond, you best hustle. It’s the last guaranteed time you’re likely to see Dirk for a while. OK, yes,…
PHOENIX, June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A street on the Dignity Health St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center campus, which houses Barrow Neurological Institute's Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center, was renamed for Muhammad Ali today. The street honors the Champ's enduring legacy as the face of the fight against Parkinson's disease. Muhammad Ali Way is unveiled today…
by Dylan Parker – on Apr 25, 2019 in What? There was a time when Nickelodeon was the be-all, end-all. Although Disney was a machine pumping out movies and TV shows, Nickelodeon had a number of hit series that we all loved. For two decades, it really was on the top of its game. The…
"Jeopardy!" champion James Holzhauer has won $2.065 million and counting and he's already given some of it away. Now, he and his wife Melissa have donated $10,000 to the nation's leading dropout prevention organization. "We are incredibly moved by the generosity of James & Melissa Holzhauer for their $10,000 donation today," the nonprofit Communities in…
LOS ANGELES, May 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- For sports fans and celebrity watchers alike, the second annual Monster Energy $50K Charity Challenge Celebrity Basketball Game will return to UCLA's Pauley Pavilion on Monday, July 8 to celebrate the 2019 ESPY Awards Week. Presented by Southern California's leading Hip Hop station Power 106, the event will raise…
Who should be in? Who's getting left out? Arizona Republic Sports columnist Greg More has ideas, but tell us yours first.The Arizona Republic has learned which athletes and contributors will be eligible for induction in the 2019 class of the Arizona Sports Hall of Fame.There are fighters, such as Michael Carbajal and Muhammad Ali. Basketball…