Marvel just showed off the first ‘Black Panther’ footage, and we couldn’t be more excited

April 20, 2017

… we saw in the Black Panther sizzle is focused on Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o) and Okoye (Danai Gurira, The Walking Dead). And make no mistake: The Dora Milaje do plenty of heavy lifting in the film. From concept art hanging on an office wall to VFX shots in the sizzle reel to Nyong’o taking out a half-dozen armed soldiers in a scene shot earlier Monday, we got eyeful after eyeful of the Dora Milaje on duty. Danai Gurira and Lupita Nyong’o at a party in New York City last April …

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High school kicker becomes first female with NCAA football scholarship

April 19, 2017

College football got a little more interesting this year. One high school senior just made history by becoming the first female to receive a football scholarship at an NCAA Division II school or higher. SEE ALSO: First woman to run Boston Marathon returns, and this time she has another powerful message Becca Longo signed with Adams State University in Colorado as a kicker – the same position she played at Basha High School in Arizona. About a dozen women have played football for NCAA …

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The internet really wants to name a new Major League Soccer team ‘Footy McFooty Face’

March 29, 2017

… internet overwhelmingly voted to give a ridiculous name. (It didn’t quite stick, alas, but kind of lives on.) Now we have “Footy McFooty Face.” As backstory: A dozen areas, including San Diego, are vying to become home to the next Major League Soccer franchise. To rally supporters and drum up some buzz, the San Diego ownership group let fans on the internet suggest and vote for potential team names via Facebook. Let’s check in on the voting as of Tuesday afternoon. Oh. …

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North Carolina’s discriminatory bathroom bill comes with a steep price tag

March 29, 2017

Signage outside a restroom at 21c Museum Hotel in Durham, North Carolina.Image: Gerry Broome/AP/REX/Shutterstock North Carolina is losing hundreds of millions of dollars a year due to a 2016 law panned as discriminatory. The state’s infamous “bathroom bill” will cost it $3.76 billion over the next dozen years, according to the Associated Press. SEE ALSO: Boy Scouts lifts ban on transgender boys That cost comes in lost business. The law which targeted LGBT people by allowing …

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Koh Samui Travel Guide

March 24, 2017

… final climb up to the garden can be a little steep. Getting there By air As Samui International Airport is privately owned by Bangkok Airways, the only carriers flying in are the airline itself, plus some flights operated by Thai Airways and Silk Air. However, international connections are easy via Bangkok. Bangkok Airways flies direct to more than a dozen destinations throughout the region. By ferry A variety of fast and slow ferries connects mainland Surat Thani with Koh Samui, arriving …

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CNN 10 – March 6, 2017

March 6, 2017

March 6, 2017 Thank you for kicking off a new week with CNN 10! In today’s show: A gathering of 3,000 lawmakers takes place in China, a lesson in forced labor opens the eyes of some high school students, and an internet expert discusses what can be learned from a few dozen Facebook likes. TRANSCRIPT CARL AZUZ, CNN 10 ANCHOR: Hi. I’m Carl Azuz for CNN 10. A congressional meeting leads off this week’s coverage, but it’s not a gathering of just a few hundred lawmakers. …

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