Articles by Luke Villapaz
- Latest Korean Baseball First Pitch 'Thrown' By Ki Bo-Bae Using Bow And Arrow
September 08 2013 4:25 PM
On Sunday, South Korean archer and olympic medalist "threw" the first pitch at a baseball game using a bow and baseball-tipped arrow. Watch the video of the pitch here.
- 'GTA 5' Is The Most Expensive Video Game Ever Produced
September 08 2013 3:36 PM
The upcoming video game "Grand Theft Auto 5" is reported to have cost $265 million to produce and market, making it the most expensive video game ever produced.
- Wrestling To Return To 2020 Summer Olympics In Tokyo
September 08 2013 2:22 PM
Wrestling will return to the 2020 Summer Olympic Games, to be held in Tokyo, after an IOC vote on Sunday added it to the roster of sporting events.
- Senator Tom Udall Voices Opposition Against Military Intervention In Syria On 'Meet The Press'
September 08 2013 12:25 PM
On Sunday, Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., appeared on NBC News' "Meet The Press," voicing his continued opposition against military intervention in Syria. Watch his interview here.
- White House Chief Of Staff Denis McDonough Urges Action In Syria On 'Meet The Press'
September 08 2013 11:21 AM
The White House Chief of Staff, Denis McDonough appeared on NBC News' "Meet The Press" in an effort to urge Congress to take military action in Syria. Watch it here.
- 'Pokemon X And Y': Original Starting Pokemon Return To Upcoming Game With New Mega Evolution Feature
September 04 2013 10:53 AM
The upcoming "Pokemon X" and "Pokemon Y" video games are bringing back the three classic starting Pokemon, including Bulbasaur, Charmander, and Squirtle.
- 'I Have A Dream' Speech Full Transcript And Video: Read Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Famous 1963 Speech
August 28 2013 9:12 AM
Wednesday marks the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March On Washington, where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. gave his famous "I Have a Dream" speech.
- MLK 'I Have A Dream' Speech Google Doodle: 50th Anniversary Of 1963 March On Washington
August 28 2013 8:25 AM
Wednesday's Google Doodle marks the 50th anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s famous "I Have a Dream" speech at the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, more commonly known as the March on Washington.
- Greenpeace Crashes Formula One: Shell Protest Stunt Video Removed By YouTube At Request Of F1 Officials
August 27 2013 3:14 PM
A video of Greenpeace protesting Shell through a stunt at the Formula One Grand Prix was allegedly taken down by YouTube after F1 officials sent a take down notice to YouTube. Watch it here.
- Bryan Cranston Cast As Lex Luthor In Upcoming 'Man Of Steel' Sequel
August 27 2013 3:04 PM
"Breaking Bad" star Bryan Cranston is reported to have been cast as Lex Luthor in the sequel to the "Superman" reboot, "Man of Steel."
- Dirk Nowitzki Loves Game Day In Geico Commercial Parody For Dallas Mavericks
August 26 2013 5:26 PM
Dirk Nowitzki shows how much he loves game day in this Geico commercial parody for the Dallas Mavericks basketball team. Watch it here.
- Moments From The 2013 MTV VMAs: From Miley Cyrus Twerking To NSYNC's Reunion
August 26 2013 4:20 PM
If you missed the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs), don't worry. You can catch up on all the performances here.
- 'Breaking Bad' Season 5 Episode 11 In GIFs: 'Confessions' Moments And Analysis
August 26 2013 1:27 PM
"Breaking Bad" intensifies as Walt tries to stop his brother-in-law from pursuing him. Jesse continues to quietly try to move on, until something clicks, changing his entire course of action. Take a look at the "Confessions" episode in GIFs here.
- Mercedes Not Amused By Viral Spoof Ad Of A Young Hitler Being Run Over By A C-Class
August 25 2013 3:39 PM
A spoof of a Mercedes-Benz car commercial showing a young Adolf Hitler getting run over by a C-Class went viral over the weekend. Watch the spoof commercial spot here.
- Rep. John Lewis D-Ga. Reflects On Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 'I Have A Dream' Legacy
August 25 2013 12:18 PM
Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., the youngest speaker at the 1963 March on Washington appeared on "Face the Nation" to share his reflections on the progress of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream.
- Martin Luther King III Assesses State Of His Father's Dream On 'Meet The Press'
August 25 2013 11:23 AM
Martin Luther King III, human rights activist and the eldest son of civil rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., appeared on NBC News' "Meet the Press to talk about the legacy of his father's dream. Watch the interview here.
- Watch Martin Luther King On ‘Meet The Press’ Special Edition
August 25 2013 10:25 AM
On Sunday, a special edition of NBC News’ “Meet The Press” featured a rebroadcast of a 1963 interview with the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. three days before the historic March on Washington. Watch the interview here.
- ‘Drinking Buddies,’ ‘The World’s End,’ 3 Other Films This Weekend
August 23 2013 9:16 AM
If you're still looking for something to watch before school starts, check out five films opening this weekend, including "The World's End" and "Drinking Buddies."
- 'Battlefield 4' Levolution Features: New Video Demonstrates Dynamic Environment Features
August 22 2013 11:13 AM
Electronic Arts DICE released a new video demonstrating Levolution, their new dynamic battlefield feature for the upcoming video game "Battlefield 4."
- Google Doodle Set To Debussy's 'Clair de Lune' Celebrates Anniversary of Composer's Birth
August 22 2013 9:07 AM
The August 22 Google Doodle features an animated cityscape set to "Clair de Lune," one of the most famous works by French composer Claude Debussy.