LOS ANGELES - If the new CNBC series "Cleveland Hustles" had been about the ups and downs of basketball, then LeBron James would have been the perfect host. The NBA superstar and his business partner, Maverick Carter, are behind the new reality TV series.
Verne Lundquist recently returned from a Scandinavian summer vacation to find an email with 309 pages of stories on Texas A&M and UCLA. As the 76-year-old play-by-play man gets set for his 17th and final season as the voice of Southeastern Conference football on CBS, he is happily diving into one of his favorite parts of the job.
From the day he was imprisoned more than 100 days ago, Egyptian rights lawyer Malek Adly has been locked in solitary confinement with almost no communication with the outside world, sleeping on a bare floor in conditions his lawyers say amount to torture.
The founder of a radical conservation group made famous by the television show "Whale Wars" says a settlement over anti-whaling activities only prevents the group's U.S. organization from interfering with Japanese whalers in the Southern Ocean.
Cassie Craig, a 26-year-old Wichitan, competed on an extreme sports entertainment show called American Ninja Warrior. She made it to the show's national competition in Las Vegas and was selected for the debut show of Team Ninja Warrior, which consists of obstacles for three-person teams. She’s now training for her second season, which films May 13 and airs on NBC in June.
Wichitan prepares to compete for American Ninja Warrior
VIDEO: The madness of 'Morning Joe's visit
VIDEO: 'Morning Joe' show at Wichita State University on Tuesday