Posts Tagged Recreation and leisure

Packers: Favre induction ceremony broadcast inside stadium

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The stadium bowl at Lambeau Field will be open for fans who cannot make it inside the venue’s atrium to attend quarterback Brett Favre’s induction ceremony into the Green Bay Packers Hall of Fame.

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Nevada gambling regulators sign off on Olympic betting

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Come summer 2016, when the best of the best athletes climb podiums wearing gold, silver and bronze medals, Las Vegas gamblers could very well be counting their green.

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Norway restores order by winning women’s cross-country relay

Austria's Bernhard Gruber reacts after winning the 10km individual race during the Nordic Combined Gundersen LH HS134/10,0 (K) at the 2015 FIS Nordic Skiing World Championships in Falun, Sweden, Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015.  (AP Photo, TT, Anders Wiklund) SWEDEN OUT

FALUN, Sweden (AP) — Marit Bjoergen collected one of the few records she didn’t already have as Norway restored some order to women’s cross-country skiing by easily winning the 4×5-kilometer relay at the world championships on Thursday.

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Coca-Cola bottle as art? Atlanta’s High Museum takes a look

ATLANTA (AP) — A new exhibition at Atlanta’s High Museum of Art explores the origins and artistic influence of the distinctive, curvy Coca-Cola bottle.

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Review: ‘The Nether’ is a complex cyber-detective story

This image released by The O and M Company shows Frank Wood, left, and Merritt Wever in a scene from "The Nether," in New York. (AP Photo/The O and M Company, Jenny Anderson)

NEW YORK (AP) — In a dystopian near-future — is there any other kind predicted, lately? — playwright Jennifer Haley has created a sophisticated detective story set in the world of virtual reality.

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