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Tyson Fury stops Deontay Wilder in seventh round of WBC heavyweight title rematch

Tyson Fury stops Deontay Wilder in seventh round of WBC heavyweight title rematch

The self-styled “Gypsy King” Tyson Fury produced a boxing masterclass to reign again as a world heavyweight champion as he pummeled Deontay Wilder to claim a seventh round stoppage in their eagerly awaited rematch in Las Vegas Saturday. Fourteen months after their epic split-decision draw, the British boxer wrested the World Boxing Council (WBC) version…MORE

Tandem floats canceled for all of Mardi Gras 2020 after another deadly accident

Tandem floats have now been canceled for Mardi Gras 2020 because of another deadly float-related accident in the same week in New Orleans.The most recent float accident happened Saturday during the Krewe of Endymion parade in Mid-City, killing a man who was run over by the float.New Orleans officials made the surprise announcement during a…MORE

Watch again: New Orleans officials discuss 2nd deadly float accident

For the second time in the same week, a person was killed when they were run over by a Mardi Gras float during a parade in New Orleans.City officials held a news conference Saturday after the accident. New Orleans Police Department Superintendent Shaun Ferguson confirmed that a man was killed as the Krewe of Endymion…MORE

Daredevil ‘Mad Mike’ Hughes dies while attempting to launch a homemade rocket

Daredevil ‘Mad Mike’ Hughes dies while attempting to launch a homemade rocket

Daredevil “Mad Mike” Hughes died during an attempt to launch his homemade rocket Saturday. “Our thoughts and prayers go out to Mike Hughes’ family and friends during this difficult time. It was always his dream to do this launch, and Science Channel was there to chronicle his journey,” the Science Channel said in a statement.…MORE

Chris Cillizza’s winners and losers from the Nevada caucuses

Chris Cillizza’s winners and losers from the Nevada caucuses

The Nevada caucuses — the third vote of the 2020 Democratic nomination fight — are over. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders was the big winner, claiming his second straight victory and heading into the South Carolina’s primary next Saturday with a considerable amount of momentum. It was a far tougher night for the like of Sens.…MORE

Yang: ‘Someone needs to pull an Andrew Yang’ and drop out of Democratic primary

Yang: ‘Someone needs to pull an Andrew Yang’ and drop out of Democratic primary

Entrepreneur Andrew Yang said Saturday that the still-wide Democratic presidential field needs to unite, and joked that someone ought to “pull an Andrew Yang” and drop out of the race. “The rest of the field needs to consolidate, ideally,” Yang said on CNN. “And each candidate wants to be the last person standing to absorb the non-Bernie energy,” meaning…MORE

Latest: 2nd person in same week killed by Mardi Gras float

Another person in a matter of three days was killed when they were run over by a Mardi Gras float during a parade in New Orleans.According to the New Orleans Police Department, a man was run over during the Krewe of Endymion parade Saturday in Mid-City. The parade was canceled from Float No. 14 and…MORE

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