Westbrook avoids suspension with technical rescinded (Yahoo Sports)

The NBA rescinded Russell Westbrook's 16th technical foul, allowing the star guard to play in the Thunder's critical game against Portland on Monday night. The decision means the NBA's leading scorer avoids what would have been an automatic suspension because he had reached the league limit of technical fouls. The league did not elaborate on its ruling in an email, but NBA President of Operations Rod Thorn later outlined the reasoning. Thunder coach Scott Brooks had said Sunday he was ''pretty Read more [...]

ExxonMobil Receives Excellence Award for Technical Development at World Petroleum Congress

Dateline City: MOSCOW MOSCOW--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Industry leadership in producing liquefied natural gas (LNG) earned Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) an Excellence Award today at the World Petroleum Congress in Moscow. ExxonMobil received the Excellence Award for Technical Development for its leadership in safety, environment and technology in the development of the global LNG industry through Read more [...]

Kristen Bell and Michael B. Jordan Co-Host the Academy’s Scientific and Technical Awards

Honoring those who help keep us able to stay invested in a story on the big screen, Kristen Bell and Michael B. Jordan hosted the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Scientific and Technical Awards on Saturday (February 15). The "House of Lies" star looked gorgeous in a one-shoulder black gown which exposed a bit of her midriff while her handsome co-host wore a black on black suit with no tie. At the ceremony, two Oscars were given: The Gordon E. Sawyer Award to Peter W. Anderson for his Read more [...]