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It's unclear if Leonard will return this season, but so far, the signs haven't been good. In short, the Spurs changed their approach with Aldridge, hoping that that would fix the relationship and improve his production. In limited playing time, he is averaging 16.2 points per game. So what has changed for Aldridge? Mills went 5 for 5 off the bench in the first half, all 3-pointers, and finished with the most 3-pointers by a Spurs player this season.
  • Snow falls in Tallahassee, other areas of North Florida

    Snow falls in Tallahassee, other areas of North Florida

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    Officials in Tallahassee closed down more than 50 miles of Interstate 10 because of icy conditions Wednesday morning, as flurries fell for the first time since 1989, city officials said. In Georgia, up to 6 inches of snow fell in Ellabell, 5 inches was measured in Pembroke, 4 inches accumulated in Nevils, and a general 1 to 2 inches of snow had piled up in Thomasville, Vidalia and as far east as Chatham County.
  • Circuit City Set to Relaunch Online Next Month

    Circuit City Set to Relaunch Online Next Month

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    Under CEO Ronny Shmoel, who acquired the assets in 2015 after TigerDirect.com failed to make a go, Circuit City will employ various store concepts and ecommerce technology offerings, according to a press release. It's a surprising development after Circuit City announced in November 2008 it would close 155 stores and lay off about 17 percent of its workforce as the company struggled to stay profitable.
  • Walmart raises minimum wage, gives bonuses after tax cut

    Walmart raises minimum wage, gives bonuses after tax cut

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    The big-box store chain, which has more than 1 million USA hourly employees, will reap a windfall from the corporate tax rate cut from 35% to 21%. Since Wal-Mart's initial increase starting in 2015, many states have enacted minimum-wage laws, meaning that a "sizable group" of its 4,700 US stores already pay $11 an hour, according to spokesman Kory Lundberg.
  • Ikea asks women to pee on its pregnancy test magazine ad

    Ikea asks women to pee on its pregnancy test magazine ad

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    Presumably, you'll then need to bring the urine-soaked paper to your local Ikea to redeem it. Peeing on this ad may change your life. The ad in question is for a crib, the Sundvik , now available for $119 online, pre-discount. To actually make the ad a functioning pregnancy test, the agency worked with Mercene Labs to get the logistics right. Is the pregnancy test strip reliable-there are, after all, things such as false positives even on a tried and tested home pregnancy kit.
  • Digging Up the Facts on Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

    Digging Up the Facts on Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

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    About 7.10 million shares traded. Marathon Oil Corporation ( MRO ) has risen 14.05% since January 9, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 2.65% the S&P500. 35 funds opened positions while 107 raised stakes. Todd Asset Limited Co stated it has 481,164 shares or 0.75% of all its holdings. Barnett & reported 300 shares.
  • Mike Pettine is Packers' Defensive Coordinator

    Mike Pettine is Packers' Defensive Coordinator

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    His defenses with the Jets were first, third, fifth, and eighth, and his Bills defense was 10th in his lone season in Buffalo. Pettine was sacked in Cleveland in 2015, but consistently his more talented defenses in Buffalo and NY were among the league's best.
  • U.S. crude slips 57 cents, retreating from mid-2015 highs

    U.S. crude slips 57 cents, retreating from mid-2015 highs

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    Brent crude futures fell 45 cents, to $67.62 a barrel. Oil has held above $60 a barrel since late-December in NY, with United States crude stockpiles contracting and American oil drilling stalling out. There is no sign yet that OPEC is prepared to relax its supply restraint. The report also noted that the North Sea Brent barrel stands at $64 per barrel, which is the highest it has been since November 2014, the start of the oil price crisis.
  • Jamie Dimon Regrets Dismissing Bitcoin as a

    Jamie Dimon Regrets Dismissing Bitcoin as a "Fraud"

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    Initial coin offerings, however, "you have to look at individually", he said in the interview. The price of bitcoin, the most ubiquitous of the currencies, has more than tripled to US$14,297 since Dimon made his comments in September. In an interview previous year, the banking executive said that investors "stupid enough to buy it" will " pay the price for it" eventually. After Dimon made his initial derogatory comments earlier a year ago there was an internet backlash, including a ...
  • Tesco wins Big Four Christmas food battle

    Tesco wins Big Four Christmas food battle

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    The other members of the Big 4 - Sainsbury's , Asda and Morrisons - all saw gains of about 2% as overall sales for the sector rose 3.8% to £28.9bn compared to previous year. Aldi's market share rose from 6% to 6.8% in the final three months of the year, while Lidl now holds 5%. This was particularly helped by a strong online performance which saw the retailer's average shopping basket increase to just over 16 items.
  • MLK celebration and march set in Elkins

    MLK celebration and march set in Elkins

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    Events are planned throughout the week under the theme "Deconstructing the Dream: At Whose Expense?" Monday, Jan. 15, Martin Luther King Jr. Volunteers will meet at 8:30 a.m.in Alumni Hall in the HUB-Robeson Center and will be dispersed to various locations throughout the community.
  • Terrified passengers scream as two planes collide at Toronto Airport

    Terrified passengers scream as two planes collide at Toronto Airport

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    A WestJet flight from Cancun with 174 people onboard had just arrived in Toronto and was waiting to proceed to its gate when it was hit by an empty Sunwing airliner being towed by the airline's ground service, CBC News reports . The Sunwing aircraft was not carrying any passengers at the time of the collision. When the incident happened, the temperatures in the city were as low as -21 C, making the evacuation more hard.
  • Gwyneth Paltrow Announces Engagement to Brad Falchuk

    Gwyneth Paltrow Announces Engagement to Brad Falchuk

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    It's official! Gwyneth Paltrow is heading down the aisle again . The 45-year-old reveals she used to feel like "a failure" because she was unable to make her union with Chris work, but she has since learned to "reframe" her way of thinking, instead using mistakes from that relationship to improve her new romance with TV producer Brad, 46.
  • Major hardware flaws make computers, smartphones a security risk

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    A collaboration of researchers from Google's Project Zero team, the Graz University of Technology in Vienna, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Adelaide in Australia and various security companies released the full details of two attacks - called Meltdown and Spectre - that exploit flaws inherent to modern CPUs in order to steal sensitive data from memory.
  • Captain Marvel Casts DeWanda Wise for Unspecified Role

    Captain Marvel Casts DeWanda Wise for Unspecified Role

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    Jackson , Jude Law , and Ben Mendelsohn . She is now fresh off a role in She's Gotta Have It on Netflix, but no word on who she is playing is available at this time. Wise's character has the potential to pull a Falcon in Ant-Man and cameo all around the Marvel movie universe. When the trailer dropped it garnered 89 million views in 24 hours, making it (at the time) the third most popular MCU trailer after only Civil War and Thor: Ragnarok .
  • Apple says Meltdown and Spectre flaws affect all Mac and iOS devices

    Apple says Meltdown and Spectre flaws affect all Mac and iOS devices

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    It confirmed that Apple Watches have not been affected by Meltdown . In a statement on its website, Apple said all Mac and iOS devices were affected by both Meltdown and Spectre . "In the coming days we plan to release mitigations in Safari to help defend against Spectre", the iPhone maker explained. Then Google's Project Zero team , which tracks down zero-day vulnerabilities on computer systems, reported that the flaw impacts almost all modern processors.