It started off great: Minnesota won its fourth consecutive Big Ten game for the first time in 40 years when it beat Penn State 24-10 on Saturday.
Then, they were handed the Governor's Victory Bell trophy and they were so excited, they broke it. Oops.
Via SB Nation here's a gif of the moment:
ESPN says the Gopher's 8-2 season is the Big Ten's surprise this year. They explain:
Originally published on Sun November 10, 2013 6:32 pm
Two people were killed and 22 people were injured late Saturday near Houston when gunfire erupted at a birthday party.
The Houston Chronicle reports most of the injured were between 17- and 20-years-old, and the party was billed on Twitter as an 18th birthday celebration. The Chronicle reports:
Originally published on Sun November 10, 2013 9:53 am
Despite the fact that a marathon negotiating session over Iran's nuclear program came up empty, international diplomats tried to put a positive spin on reaching a deal on Iran's nuclear program.
U.K. Foreign Minister William Hague told the BBC:
Originally published on Sun November 10, 2013 12:54 pm
What do the following words have in common?
The answer? They're all NSA code words.
Edward Snowden, the former NSA contractor, leaked thousands of documents about some of the most secretive programs run by the U.S. government. So secret, they're all given classified names.
You may have heard of PRISM, the name of the secret NSA program that vacuums up Internet communications. Turns out just about everything else at the world's biggest spy agency has its own code word.
Originally published on Sun November 10, 2013 1:03 pm
The first thing T. Jeremy Gunn says when you ask him about President John F. Kennedy's assassination is, "I'm not a conspiracy theorist. I don't have a theory about what happened."