Taya Kyle, the real-life widow of "American Sniper" Chris Kyle, attended the 87th Academy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday to honor the late war hero.
Despite being in the midst of an emotional murder trial, the 40-year-old mother of two made her way to Hollywood for the star-studded event to represent Kyle, whose journey inspired Clint Eastwood's Academy Award nominated film "American Sniper." Taya arrived on the red carpet dressed in an emerald green strapless gown and clutching her late husband's dog tags.
"I'm just hoping I make it through without sobbing my eyes out," a candid Taya told People.com. "You know on the drive over here I was just fighting back tears so much and I want to be that type of person that can just appreciate the beautiful things in front of you and feel Chris with me and of course it's bitter-sweet so I'm just trying to stay focused on celebrating not only Chris' service but the work that Warner Brothers ..." more >>
LOS ANGELES--Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant graced a one-on-one interview with Ahmad Rashad prior to the All-Star Weekend.
In the said interview that was aired on NBA TV and various international sports channels a day after the All-Star Game, Bryant talked about his current status after deciding to have his rotator cuff repaired and his thoughts on some other NBA superstars.
Bryant vowed to Rashad that he will return next season as he wants to check if he can still pull something with his old age and an injury-prone body. more >>
Ever since Jeremy Lin donned purple and gold, a lot of LA fans have branded him as Kobe Bryant's sidekick in the 2014-15 season. Reports even claimed that Lin could turn things around for his career and become one of the future pillars of this Lakers squad.
How swiftly time flies! Only several months after getting all hyped up to finally land on the team of his dreams, Lin once again faces a shaky future in the NBA. To make things worse, his coach and some of teammates feel the same way about him.
According to a report by NBC Sports' Pro Basketball Talk, Lakers player Nick Young shared his thoughts on the struggling Lin. more >>
UFC champion, Ronda Rousey will be going head to head with Cat Zingano in Los Angeles this month.
Mixed martial artist and UFC women's bantamweight champ, Ronda "Rowdy" Rousey will be fighting the number three ranked pound-for-pound female fighter, Cat Zingano on Feb. 28.
UFC 184 earlier said Rousey believes she may be able to retire from the sport without a loss record to her name, however, Cat "Alpha" Zingano may change that belief when they both aim for the bantamweight belt in the Octagon. more >>
Apple is reportedly developing an all-electric vehicle, news emerged on the technology radar on Valentine's Day.
U.S. consumer electronics giant Apple is said to be working on an electric minivan codenamed "Titan," and has several hundred of its employees supposedly working on the project, according to a Wall Street Journal report Saturday.
The rumored "Titan" iCar project is said to be spearheaded by engineer, Steve Zadesky, who also designed the iPod and iPhone for the multinational tech company. more >>
Parents in a California coastal town are enraged at their local school district after they discovered that second graders are using their school-issued iPads to watch pornography and other inappropriate material while at home.
At last Tuesday's meeting of the Encinitas Union School District Board of Trustees, five parents voiced their anger at the fact that their children's school-issued iPads don't have filters or firewalls to prevent children from accessing inappropriate websites while they're off of school grounds.
Although the school district has installed a filter for when the the children are using the iPads on school property, the filter doesn't work once the children have left their school. more >>