In Iceland, a Literary Tour Explores Rich History

To the residents of Reykjavik, the culture of storytelling seems to be the source of their greatest national pride and Iceland has a nearly 100 percent literacy rate.

today, 5:09
Jamie Vardy Tweet from 2012 Goes Viral Following Record-Breaking Night

Lessons No. 1 through No. 1,401 about Twitter usage can be summarised as such: Twitter never forgets. Such was the case on Saturday night when rags-to-riches hero Jamie Vardy made Premier League history by scoring for his 11th consecutive match, passing Ruud van Nistelrooy. A seemingly innocuous tweet from 2012 went viral after the fact, with a Twitter user bemoaning Vardy's £1 million...

today, 12:36
Barcelona Indebted to Mesmeric Front 3 Again as Catalans Tighten League Grip

's performance against was as bright as the sunshine that bathed the Camp Nou throughout this early kick-off on Saturday. New La Real manager Eusebio Sacristan, returning to the club where his most recent contribution was to oversee an underperforming Barca B side, might well have looked at the teamsheet with a sense of trepidation. Luis Enrique's decision to field as strong a lineup as possible...

today, 9:00
Odell Beckham Jr. Wears Charlie Brown and Snoopy Cleats During Pregame Warmups

New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. continues to have some of the best cleats in the . Beckham grabbed the spotlight a couple of weeks ago with the "" cleats he wore in honor of a Salute to Service game. Those cleats were seemingly as good as it gets, but his latest pair aren't too shabby, either. Before Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins, the Giants wideout broke out...

today, 19:12
Ezekiel Elliott Jokingly Posts Salty Tweet After Derrick Henry Gets 46 Carries

Ohio State Buckeyes running back Ezekiel Elliott saw an increased workload a week after the play-calling in a loss to the Michigan State Spartans, but the Buckeyes star still dreams about getting the ball every single play. Elliott ran for 214 yards and two touchdowns against the Michigan Wolverines on Saturday, leading to a 42-13 Ohio State victory. The junior running back bounced back from a...

today, 2:42
Jahlil Okafor Reportedly Pulled over for Speeding at 108 MPH in Early November

Philadelphia 76ers center Jahlil Okafor reportedly was pulled over for driving 108 mph on the Ben Franklin Bridge in early November, according to of the Philadelphia Inquirer. It's the latest off-court issue for the promising rookie. Okafor reportedly had a gun pointed at his head by a heckler outside of a Philadelphia club in early October, per , and TMZ released footage of Okafor engaged in a...

today, 17:37
Derrick Henry Breaks Alabama Single-Season Rushing Record

At a program where the likes of Mark Ingram, Shaun Alexander, Eddie Lacy, T.J. Yeldon and Trent Richardson have run, Derrick Henry now sits atop the Alabama Crimson Tide record books. The Alabama running back and Heisman Trophy candidate broke the program's during Saturday's game against the in-state rival Auburn Tigers, per Alex Martin Smith of SEC Country. Henry broke the record that...

today, 1:51
Twitter Reacts: Chelsea's Jose Mourinho Drops Diego Costa for 0-0 Draw vs. Spurs

made the short trip across London on Sunday to tackle at White Hart Lane. The two sides have enjoyed distinctly different storylines this season, Chelsea's stuttering campaign making the headlines for all the wrong reasons while Spurs have quietly gone about their business and are undefeated in the league since the opening day of the season. By Sunday lunchtime, Tottenham found themselves just...

today, 15:55
Norwich vs. Arsenal: Team News, Predicted Lineups, Live Stream and TV Info

Whichever end of the table you're at, we are approaching a crucial period of the Premier League campaign. For both Norwich and Arsenal, it's crunch time. After going unbeaten throughout September, Norwich's results have tailed away somewhat. They now find themselves just three points clear of the relegation zone and perilously close to being dragged deep into the battle at the bottom. Arsenal's...

today, 8:00