Spieth leads by four at drama-filled Masters


Augusta (United States) (AFP) - Jordan Spieth held at bay a gallery of golfing greats at the Masters for most of Saturday's third round before a nervy finish opened the door slightly for his closest rivals.Leading by a record-equaling five shots at the halfway stage of the year's first major, Spieth had already felt the heat from the likes of Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods even before he teed off at Augusta National.Then Phil Mickelson entered the fray with a triple-birdie blast early on that hauled Read more [...]

The Final Four is set — and Kentucky is the overwhelming favorite to win it all


Kentucky, Wisconsin, Michigan State, and Duke are in the Final Four after series of closely contested Elite Eight games. Kentucky, which remained undefeated with a 68-66 win over Notre Dame, is a big favorite to win it all. Nate Silver's model gives them a 69% chance of beating Wisconsin in the national semifinal, and a 53% chance of winning the whole thing. Duke has a 22% chance, Wisconsin 17%, and Michigan State 7%, according to Silver's numbers. Las Vegas has Kentucky as the 2/3 favorite betting Read more [...]

Four Take Home Gold in Honeywell’s Global Annual Student Auto Design Challenge


Full of drive and passion for automotive engineering, four middle school students from School No. 174 Constantin Brancusi in Bucharest, Romania were named champions of Honeywell's seventh annual Student Automotive Design Challenge (SADC), having distinguished themselves from their global peers. Taking home the gold this year with their CSIRobotics project, the winning team, pictured here, is made up of: Alexandru Tudor Sima, project manager; Rares Stefan Rosu, engineering and technical Read more [...]

Beyonce’s New Album to Include Two Brand New Songs, Four Remixes and Two DVDs!


It’s going to be a very happy Thanksgiving for Beyonce Knowles' fans, as her rumored new album is actually a re-issue of her self-titled record with a ton of bonus features. The Beyonce Platinum Edition contains all of the tracks from her previous release with two new songs- “7/11” and “Ring Off”- as well as four remixes. Furthermore, Knowles is including two DVDs with 10 performances from the Mrs. Carter Show World Tour and the previously released music videos from her self-titled album. Read more [...]

Four Years of MoMA Halloween Pumpkins


Maniac Pumpkin Carvers’ Halloween re-creation of Henri Matisse’s Blue Nude sits in the MoMA film lobby For the fourth year running, MoMA visitors who pass through the Museum’s film entrance during the days leading up to Halloween are treated to an iconic modern-art masterpiece—in seasonally appropriate pumpkin form. This year, in celebration of the Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs exhibition, the knife-wielding crazies at Maniac Pumpkin Carvers have “cut out” a beautiful Read more [...]

Four Meritor Sites Hosting Students for NAM Manufacturing Day


TROY, Mich., Oct. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- High school and middle school students in North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee will learn about high-tech careers in manufacturing when they visit Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) plants during Manufacturing Day activities this month. "We hope to inspire young people to consider opportunities in the strong and growing manufacturing sector," said Wayne Watson, general manager, Operations, Americas. "In the years ahead, manufacturing will require highly Read more [...]

Apple Announces Record Pre-orders for iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus Top Four Million in First 24 Hours


CUPERTINO, California—September 15, 2014—Apple® today announced a record number of first day pre-orders of iPhone® 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, the biggest advancements in iPhone history, with over four million in the first 24 hours. Demand for the new iPhones exceeds the initial pre-order supply and while a significant amount will be delivered to customers beginning on Friday and throughout September, many iPhone pre-orders are scheduled to be delivered in October. Additional supply Read more [...]