Sports

16 hours ago in Sports

The weekend sports schedule

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Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s major sporting events.

17 hours ago in Sports

The week’s best sports shots

Mark Macaspac leaps off the Super Bowl 50 sign inside Super Bowl City Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016, in San Francisco. The Denver Broncos will play the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50 on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

A look at some of the biggest moments and best plays in sports this week.

17 hours ago in Sports

Broncos, Panthers set to deliver Super finish to season

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The Denver Broncos and Carolina Panthers are primed to provide a grand finish worthy of a landmark Super Bowl 50 on Sunday and cap a season of celebration by the National Football League.

Entertainment

17 hours ago in Entertainment

McDonald’s serving up ‘smarter’ Happy Meals

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Ronald McDonald plans to serve up a side of literacy as the fast food giant swaps toys for millions of books.

18 hours ago in Entertainment

OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Hail, Caesar!’ and ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies’

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Here's a look at some of the films set to open this weekend.

1 day ago in Entertainment

Ben Stiller pouts his way into the record books at ‘Zoolander 2’ premiere

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Ben Stiller entered the history books on Thursday night when he set a record for taking a picture with the world's largest selfie stick during the "Zoolander 2" premiere in London.

Weird

23 hours ago in Sports, Weird

Prognosticating Ape picks Panthers to win Super Bowl

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The 1-year-old orangutan named Tuah chewed up a cardboard Panthers sign and later kissed a papier-maché Panthers helmet.

1 day ago in Weird

The Strangelove Suite: Northern Ireland sells nuclear bunker

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It has no windows — but offers unrestricted views of Armageddon.

2 days ago in Weird

A prank call that will make you smash your own windows

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Police in Tucson, Arizona, say pranksters convinced employees at a fast food restaurant to smash windows by pretending to be a fire-suppression company.

Lifestyle

20 hours ago in Lifestyle

Smoking bans lead to better national health

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People living in countries with public smoking bans have lower exposure to secondhand smoke and better health, according to a fresh look at past research from 21 nations.

2 days ago in Lifestyle

Non-Dairy-Ben and Jerry’s coming to a freezer near you

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Raise your spoons! The Vermont ice cream maker has created four flavors using a certified vegan almond milk base.

3 days ago in Lifestyle

A real-life Amazon bookstore could be coming to a mall near you

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Amazon is reportedly going to open hundreds of brick-and-mortar stores - a surprise reversal from the online retailer credited with driving physical booksellers out of business.

Trending

1 day ago in Sports, Trending, Viral Videos

WATCH: Leaked Super Bowl 50 commercials

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A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?

News

17 hours ago in Viral Videos

WATCH: Puppies predict Super Bowl 50

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Right or wrong, one thing is for sure: these puppies are adorable!

21 hours ago in Viral Videos

Watch what this guy does with his iPhone

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This experiment will make you want to hit the slopes and take your cell phone along for the ride.

1 day ago in Music

Phil Anselmo considers resigning from Down

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The rocker has offered to step down from the band after causing a storm of controversy by giving a Nazi salute at a recent gig.

1 day ago in Sports, Trending, Viral Videos

WATCH: Leaked Super Bowl 50 commercials

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A 30-second commercial spot on Super Sunday can cost up to $5 million. Which Super Sunday ad was your favorite?

2 days ago in Music

Hollywood Vampires plan Lemmy tribute at Grammys

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The band, which features Johnny Depp, Alice Cooper, and Aerosmith's Joe Perry, has been added to the list of performers.

2 days ago in Music

Sevendust contemplate first shot at Grammy

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Sevendust have been a band for two decades and have only now gotten their first Grammy nomination.

2 days ago in Music

Travel in style with the help of Bret Michaels

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The Poison frontman is adding luggage designer to his resumé.

Babe of the Day

Feb. 6, 2016

What's Happening

Show Off Your Sweet Ride At The Mountain Motor Show!

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Coming to the WNC Ag Center Saturday April 2! Click to show your cars and motorcycles.

Race To The Taps 2016

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Who says you have to run a Marathon in one day? Go the distance with the Race to the Taps…

The Blades 5 at 5!

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105.9 the Mountain has your chance to win tickets to the Rock Hall Three For All, featuring Heart, Joan Jett and…

Piper the Lunch Lady’s Midday Munchies

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What’s Piper cooking up this week?  Turn up the Mountain and get in the lunch line for your chance to…

Winter Warmer Beer Festival – RESCHEDULED FOR FEB. 6

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The snow-delayed Winter Warmer Beer Festival has been rescheduled for February 6 from 3-7pm.  Join 105.9 the Mountain at the U.S. Cellular…