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MLK Jr.'s granddaughter: No guns in this world

Yolanda Renee King, the granddaughter of Martin Luther King Jr., talks with CNN's Brooke Baldwin about speaking at the March for Our Lives rally in Washington.


Patrick Basler

Good news: There are Sister Jean bobbleheads! Bad news: They will cost you.

Totally, 100%, undoubtedly worth it.

Watching Loyola-Chicago in this year’s NCAA Tournament has been absolutely incredible, and having their fearless leader Sister Jean around has made it even better.

But how is much is this amazing experience worth? According to eBay — anywhere between $150 and $650... plus shipping.

That’s right — for just a few hundred bucks, you too can own a moment of history in the form of a Sister Jean bobblehead doll! Quite possibly the greatest piece of...


James Brady

Australian Grand Prix time, TV schedule, and how to watch online

The new F1 season is here, and Lewis Hamilton is on pole position for the Australian Grand Prix, a familiar sight.

The 2018 Formula One season is here and, once again, Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes has pole position. It was a close session all around, until the final lap of Hamlton’s, where he suddenly found an extra six-tenths of a second to take the top spot for Sunday’s Australian Grand Prix.

Sunday’s race will be one of those that are difficult to watch in the United States from a...

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‘Done Hiding’: Students Lead Huge Rallies for Gun Control Across the U.S.

The young people, as they seized the nation’s attention, vowed that their grief about school shootings and their frustration with adults’ inaction would power a new generation of activism.

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For Parkland Students, a Surreal Journey From ‘Normal’ to a Worldwide March

Little is ordinary for the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, who arrived in Washington Saturday to protest gun violence with huge crowds.


Eric Stephen

Florida State and Michigan face off for a trip to the Final Four

The second Elite Eight game on Saturday will a pair of teams gaining momentum in this NCAA Tournament, with the No. 3 Michigan Wolverines facing the No. 9 Florida State Seminoles to decide the West Region from Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Michigan needed a last-second three by Jordan Poole to escape against Houston, but took advantage of their extra life by destroying Texas A&M 99-72 on Thursday in the Sweet 16.

The Wolverines are in their third Elite Eight in the last six seasons, and are...


Jim Lohmar

Glory be to Sister Jean’s signature Prayer Jordans

These shoes were made for balling.

No. 11 seed and tournament Cinderella Loyola Chicago is taking on No. 9 Kansas State in Saturday’s Elite Eight round in Atlanta, and the Ramblers’ team chaplain and de facto mascot, Sister Jean Dolores Schmidt, is of course in attendance.

As are, one assumes, her customized Nike kicks.

Sister Jean is ready for the #Sweet16

: David Banks/Getty #MarchMadness pic.twitter.com/PabShfZmms

— UPROXX Sports (@UPROXXSports) March 22, 2018

Here they are,...


Adam Rosenberg

March For Our Lives crowd estimates trump Trump's inauguration

Facts don't lie. That's as true now as it was at Donald Trump's January 2017 inauguration.

The estimated turnout at the March For Our Lives demonstration in Washington, D.C. falls at around 800,000. That data point comes from official connected to the demonstration's organizers, speaking to NBC.

SEE ALSO: Emma Gonzalez's March For Our Lives speech will go down in history

It's also a significantly higher number than earlier forecasts had predicted.

Officials connected with today’s...


Chloe Bryan

Here's what the March For Our Lives in D.C. looked like from space

Hundreds of thousands of people showed up in Washington, D.C. to attend Saturday's March For Our Lives. As you might expect, that kind of turnout makes for some pretty impressive photos — even from space.

 New images from DigitalGlobe's Worldview-2 satellite show the sea of people — and their signs — gathered to march and rally for common-sense gun reform. They're an astounding reminder of the sheer size of this movement. Isn't that right, NRA?

SEE ALSO: Emma Gonzalez's March For Our...


Federer stunned by world No. 175 Kokkinakis

Thanasi Kokkinakis, ranked No. 175 in the world, stunned Roger Federer on Saturday at the Miami Open, becoming the lowest-ranked man to beat a No. 1 player since 2003. When the new rankings are released April 2, Rafael Nadal will be the new No. 1.


Yanks worried as Bird undergoes MRI on foot

Soreness in Greg Bird's right foot sent the Yankees' first baseman for a CT scan and an MRI on Saturday. A right ankle injury required surgery and sidelined Bird for much of the 2017 season.


Rangers instructor HoJo hit in face by foul ball

Rangers hitting instructor Howard Johnson was taken to a hospital after being hit squarely in the left side of his face by a foul ball during Saturday's spring training game.


Wozniacki calls out threats from Miami crowd

Caroline Wozniacki says Miami Open fans made threatening comments to her family, including her parents, and cursed at her fiancé's niece and nephew during her loss in the second round Friday.


Follow live: Loyola-Chicago, Kansas State duel in surprising Elite Eight matchup

The Wildcats' defense has struggled to stop the Ramblers' hot hand through the first half.


Brian Heater

Monarch is a new platform from surgical robot pioneer Frederic Moll

Auris Health (née Auris Surgical Robots) has done a pretty good job flying under the radar, in spite of raising a massive amount of capital and listing one of the key people behind the da Vinci surgical robot among its founders. With FDA clearance finally out of the way, however, the Redwood City-based startup medical startup is ready to start talking.

This week, Auris revealed the Monarch Platform, which swaps the da Vinci’s surgical approach for something far less invasive. The system...


Kofie Yeboah

Carmelo Anthony provided transportation for 4,500 kids to attend the March For Our Lives

Way to go, Melo!

On Saturday, hundreds of thousands of people rallied across the country for the March for Our Lives protest. The event came in the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school shooting in order to bring awareness to school shootings and gun violence and to call on elected officials to make reforms on gun laws.

March For Our Lives has gotten support from celebrities and athletes such as Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Dwyane Wade and NBA legend Bill...


Jordan Bianchi

Don’t expect Chase Elliott vs. Denny Hamlin Round 2 at Martinsville

After memorable altercation last fall, both Chase Elliott and Denny Hamlin say they’ve moved on and aren’t anticipating another incident between them during Sunday’s race at Martinsville Speedway.

It was one of the wildest Cup Series races of the 2017 season featuring a chaotic ending leading to a memorable confrontation between Denny Hamlin and Chase Elliott after the checkered flag waved last fall at Martinsville Speedway

Neither Hamlin nor Elliott have forgotten what transpired...


Kristian Winfield

How big of a deal is Stephen Curry’s MCL injury? The timing couldn’t be worse

This isn’t the first time Curry sprained his MCL, and it surely isn’t a first among NBA stars.

Stephen Curry injured his knee on Friday and has been ruled out for three-to-six weeks with a Grade 2 MCL sprain. The news is particularly devastating for the Warriors: The playoffs are right around the corner but their two-time MVP probably won’t be ready for the first round. Each playoff round is about two weeks long. Curry’s injury will sideline him a minimum of three weeks. The playoffs...


Adam Rosenberg

March For Our Lives got an extra boost from an army of celebrities

Make no mistake: March For Our Lives is about curbing gun violence, and the students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School made it happen. But having a few famous faces around never hurts.

It wasn't just "a few," however. Celebrities were out in full force, and in a variety of locations, to support stricter gun controls and other legislative efforts meant to ensure that incidents like the school shooting in Parkland never occur again.

SEE ALSO: Emma Gonzalez's March For Our Lives speech...


Eric Stephen

Loyola-Chicago vs. Kansas State highlights & results

The Loyola-Chicago Ramblers look to continue their March Madness run, with only Kansas State Wildcats standing in the way of their first Final Four in 55 years.

Loyola is on a magical run in the NCAA Tournament, hitting clutch shot after clutch shot on their way to winning three games by a total of just four points. The Ramblers might be an 11 seed with their best NCAA showing since winning it all in 1963, but they are also a force to be reckoned with:

Loyola is no fluke. This is a...

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