An Appraisal: Oliver Sacks, Casting Light on the Interconnectedness of Life

Whether writing about his patients, his love of chemistry or the power of music, Dr. Sacks leapfrogged among disciplines, shedding light on the connections between science and art.

yesterday, 12:07
Oliver Sacks Dies at 82; Neurologist and Author Explored the Brain’s Quirks

Dr. Sacks explored some of the brain’s strangest pathways in best-selling case histories like “The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat,” achieving a level of renown rare among scientists.

yesterday, 12:07
Odell Beckham Jr. Puts Darrelle Revis in Dirt After Catch

Odell Beckham Jr., meet .Darrelle Revis, meet your match.The second-year receiver put the veteran cornerback on his behind Saturday as Revis tried to chase him out of bounds after Beckham caught a seven-yard pass from Eli Manning in the first quarter of Saturday's preseason game.[]Read more news on

yesterday, 3:28
Swansea City Mascot Is in Awe of Manchester United Captain Wayne Rooney

This mascot's eyes tell you all you need to know about how he felt in the presence of . Before Swansea and kicked off at the Liberty Stadium on Sunday, cameras picked up the admiring eyes of a Swansea City mascot as he stood next to the Manchester United captain. If his eyes don't do the meeting justice, his jaw does. [Twitter]Read more news on

yesterday, 18:52
BlackBerry's Android-powered Venice phone surfaces in the wild BlackBerry's Android-powered Venice phone surfaces in the wild

BlackBerry's Android-based Venice smartphone isn't just a figment of someone's imagination... at least, if you believe Vietnamese resident Ba Minh Duc. He claims to have photos of the slider in action, complete with its hideaway QWERTY keyboard,...

yesterday, 3:04
Kyle Jean-Baptiste, Actor in ‘Les Misérables,’ Dies in Fall

Mr. Jean-Baptiste, 21, was the first African-American actor to play the iconic lead role of Jean Valjean in the popular Broadway musical.

yesterday, 4:00
Steve Smith, Chris Culliver Ejected After Redskins-Ravens Preseason Fight

Apparently, and Chris Culliver didn't get the memo that preseason games don't matter all that much. The two players were ejected from the Baltimore Ravens-Washington Redskins game Saturday night. Both teams became embroiled in a bit of a fracas after a hard tackle by Redskins linebacker Keenan Robinson on Ravens wideout Kamar Aiken. Sports Illustrated's Chris Burke posted a Vine of the...

yesterday, 3:49
Kevin De Bruyne to Manchester City: Latest Transfer Details, Reaction and More

's stint with Wolfsburg has come to an end as reached an agreement with the Wolves on Sunday for the attacking midfielder, who arrives on a six-year deal. Manchester City confirmed the deal via a release on the while also sharing his new squad number: "I want to reach the highest level possible as a player and I think the most important thing is that at the end of the season we can be...

yesterday, 18:15
Cordarrelle Patterson Weaves Through Cowboys D for 107-Yard Kickoff TD

could not be stopped Saturday.The receiver wove through the defense on a kickoff return, breaking totally free at the 50-yard line en route to a 107-yard touchdown.The score lifted the Vikings ahead 10-7 with 14:35 remaining in the second quarter at AT&T Stadium.[Twitter]Read more news on

yesterday, 3:14