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Sony’s PS4 Still Outsold Microsoft in November, Despite the Xbox One X

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. Microsoft’s Xbox One X debuted in early November, to muted optimism and mildly positive reviews. The general summary was that the console absolutely had promise, but questions remained regarding how robustly it would support 4K rendering or increased visual effects. Microsoft has been outsold by Sony more than 2:1, and the company is looking for a way to reverse that trend. November sales reports suggest they may not have hit on a winning formula just…

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Encounters: ‘Insecure’ No More, Yvonne Orji Still Enjoys Cheap Pizza

Encounters By VALERIYA SAFRONOVA Not long ago, after performing for a packed audience at Carolines on Broadway as part of a stand-up show called “Sisters of Comedy: Night of Levity for Black Lives,” Yvonne Orji gathered more than a dozen of her friends who live in New York to celebrate. They did not go to Wildair or Le Coucou or Cosme or any other restaurant where the wait can be as long (or longer) than dinner itself. Instead, they crowded around two shaky high tables outside of 2 Bros Pizza…

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Little House on the Prairie: Still a haven for young fans

It’s 150 years since the birth of Little House on the Prairie author Laura Ingalls Wilder – but do her tales about the farming family still appeal to young girls in our technology-driven age? “Does he have Pa’s fiddle? Does he have Pa’s Fiddle?” Violinist David Scrivener hears this question every autumn from fans of the books when he walks out of Rocky Ridge Farm on the annual Wilder Day, held in the author’s memory. Many families have gathered at the Missouri farmhouse where Ingalls Wilder wrote her eight Little…

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Russians could still boycott Winter Olympics

A final decision on whether Russian athletes will compete under a neutral flag at the 2018 Winter Olympics will be made next week. The International Olympic Committee says Russian sports federations and athletes will meet on 12 December. The Russian Olympic Committee was banned from the Pyeongchang Games by the IOC on Tuesday for doping offences. But IOC president Thomas Bach said he hoped clean athletes would “seize the opportunity” to compete in South Korea. Russian President Vladimir Putin has already said the state will not stand in the way…

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England still massively in Ashes series after defeat – Root

Media playback is not supported on this device Second Ashes Test, Adelaide Oval (day five of five) Australia 442-8 dec (Marsh 126*) & 138 (Anderson 5-43, Woakes 4-36) England 227 (Lyon 4-60) & 233 (Root 67. Starc 5-88) Australia won by 120 runs; take lead 2-0 in series Scorecard Captain Joe Root says England can turn the Ashes series around despite going 2-0 down with defeat in the second Test in Adelaide. England had an outside chance of a remarkable victory on the fifth day, but lost six wickets for…

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Despite progress, cancer survival rates for black and white still unequal: CDC

Despite years of improvements in cancer care, the disease still disproportionately kills black people, according to three sobering new reports from a study funded by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC’s findings on ovarian, breast and colon cancer survival, published in the journal Cancer, come at a time when reports show that that overall cancer death rates have declined every year since 1999 in the U.S. It is important for people, no matter their race, to be proactive in their own healthcare, Dr. Sherri Stewart of the…

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Mariah Carey still wears her engagement ring

Mariah Carey is the self-proclaimed Queen of Christmas and this news proves it. The singer, 47 who split from fiance James Packer, 50, in October of last year after 10 months of dating, has kept the US $ 10 million, ($ 13 million) engagement ring Packer gave her. “She still has the ring and wears it now on her middle finger,” a source revealed to Entertainment Tonight, adding in a tone that sounds suspiciously like Carey herself, “They 100 percent have not spoken for a year, maybe even longer than that.”  Mariah Carey…

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