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LeBron James makes insane block on Giannis Antetokounmpo

LeBron James makes insane block on Giannis Antetokounmpo

Sports
Oct. 21 (UPI) --Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James proved he's still the best player in the NBA with one sensational block against the Milwaukee Bucks.The big play went down in the fourth quarter Friday in the Cavaliers' 116-97 win at the BMO Harris Bradley Center in Milwaukee.Cleveland led Milwaukee 98-86 with 6:40 remaining. Antetokounmpo dribbled into a fast break and stared down a defense of Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and Kevin Love. The Bucks star picked up his dribble and did a Euro Step to get around James.Wade jumped up to block the shot first, but came up empty with his swat.But James didn't miss.He turned his body and sailed to the backboard and used his left hand to obliterate the attempt against the glass.After the game, Cavaliers forward Jae Crowder told reporters that his p...
James Corden apologises for Weinstein jokes

James Corden apologises for Weinstein jokes

Entertainment
James Corden has apologised after making jokes about the Harvey Weinstein scandal.The Late Late Show host said his intention had been to "shame" the Hollywood producer, not to cause any offence.Sky News estimates more than 40 women have come forward with accusations of rape, sexual assault and harassment against Weinstein, although the disgraced filmmaker denies wrongdoing.Speaking at an AmfAR charity gala, Corden told his audience: "It's a beautiful night here in LA."So beautiful, Harvey Weinstein has already asked tonight up to his hotel to give him a massage".Among his other jokes were: "It has been weird this week though, watching Harvey Weinstein in hot water."Ask any of the women who watched him take a bath."To be clear, sexual assault is no laughing matter. I was not trying to make ...
NASA pushes back launch date for James Webb Space Telescope, again

NASA pushes back launch date for James Webb Space Telescope, again

Science
Sept. 29 (UPI) -- NASA's new target window for the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope is between March and June 2019. The world's most powerful space telescope was previously scheduled to launch in October 2018."The change in launch timing is not indicative of hardware or technical performance concerns," Thomas Zurbuchen, associate administrator for NASA's Science Mission Directorate at the agency's D.C. headquarters, announced in a news release this week. "Rather, the integration of the various spacecraft elements is taking longer than expected."An international agreement with the European Space Agency required NASA to analyze the telescope's launch preparedness one year prior to the launch date. The assessment forced officials to reconsider their plans, and ultimately inspired NASA...
James Blunt crowd-surfs in a dinghy – and other things we learned at Radio 2's Hyde Park show

James Blunt crowd-surfs in a dinghy – and other things we learned at Radio 2's Hyde Park show

Entertainment
Media playback is unsupported on your deviceJames Blunt set sail over the audience at Radio 2's Hyde Park festival on Sunday - perched precariously inside a rubber dinghy.The star's take on crowd-surfing came at the end of a mid-afternoon set, which featured the hits You're Beautiful, Bonfire Heart and 1973.But he came to a sticky end when the Union Jack dinghy capsized about 30 rows back from the stage."Can we have him back, please?" compere Ken Bruce asked the crowd.Blunt later emerged unscathed, after posing for selfies with (some of) the 35,000-strong audience.Radio 2 Live in Hyde Park: Full coverageRadio 2's rain-soaked "festival in a day" also saw performances from Stereophonics, Rick Astley, Emeli Sande and Blondie.And country star Shania Twain gave her first UK performance in 13 ye...