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Traces Of Bubonic Plague And Dysentery Found In New York’s Subway System

But don’t throw away your MetroCard just yet<p>Today, the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> released an interactive map of the bacteria in New York’s subway system. And as expected, it's gross enough to make your skin crawl.<p>The map shows the culmination of a work by researchers at Weill Cornell Medical College, …

A Visual History of Beyoncé at the Grammys

Never enough photos of Beyoncé.<p>For the past 15 years, Beyoncé has attended the biggest night in music wearing some of the boldest dresses (or leotards) and putting on some of the most memorable performances. We can't wait to see what she has planned for Sunday night's show—but until then, here's a …

Slavery levels in UK 'higher than thought'

<b>There could be between 10,000 and 13,000 victims of slavery in the UK, higher than previous figures, analysis for the Home Office suggests.</b><p>Modern slavery victims are said to include women forced into prostitution, "imprisoned" domestic staff and workers in fields, factories and fishing boats.<p>The …

49ers emotionally reeling after embarrassing loss

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — As if there weren't already enough humiliating elements to San Francisco's lopsided loss to its biggest rival on …

The 10 best photoshops shaming Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick had a bad game Thursday. The 49ers lost 19-3 to the Seahawks, Kaepernick threw two interceptions (both to Richard Sherman), he snapped his streak of 18 games with a passing touchdown, and was overall completely helpless.<p>Unfortunately for Kaepernick, the internet doesn’t have off …

Highlighting the Top 10 Candidates for NFL Rookie of the Year

The 2014 draft class was said by some experts to be one of the deepest in NFL history, as it featured both incredible talent at the top of the class and incredible depth in the middle rounds.<p>Let's examine this draft class 12 weeks into the season. How accurate were those statements? So far, they …

Seahawks Tell 49ers 'Bye Felicia' After 19-3 Win on Thanksgiving

The Seattle Seahawks beat up on the San Francisco 49ers with a 19-3 win on Thanksgiving and were clearly fired up about the victory over their division rivals.<p>Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman and linebacker Bruce Irvin each took shots at San Francisco individually, but the team also made a group …

Ray Rice lawyer rips Roger Goodell, questions if NFL owners should 'tolerate' commissioner

Peter Ginsberg blasted the commissioner for his decision to suspend Rice indefinitely and suggested that NFL owners should give thought to finding new leadership.<p>In a statement released Friday after the successful appeal and reinstatement of his client, Ray Rice's attorney ripped Roger Goodell and …

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49ers emotionally reeling after embarrassing loss

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- As if there weren't already enough humiliating elements to San Francisco's lopsided loss to its biggest rival on …

Parents: Ohio State player said he had concussions - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- A missing Ohio State University football player complained about concussion symptoms before he disappeared, his parents told police.<p>Kosta Karageorge, a reserve defensive lineman, was last seen about 2 a.m. Wednesday, according to a tweet sent from his personal account.<p>In a copy of the …

The Week in Review: Ferguson Aftermath

Unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by a police officer on August 9 in Ferguson, MO. His death transformed the small city into an …

Meet Some Extraordinary People in the New “My Magazine” Campaign

Over 10 million—that’s how many magazines our community has created since March 2013, when the feature launched. Now anyone can curate magazines …

14-Year-Old Girl Forced Into Marriage Accused Of Killing Husband With Rat Poison

Prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for the teenager, who sobbed in Gezawa High Court in northern Nigeria as the judge, Mohammed Yahaya, entered a plea of not guilty on her behalf.<p>The defence's application to have the case transferred to a juvenile court was rejected by the judge.<p>Her father, …

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Ray Rice Reportedly Wins Appeal And Is Reinstated By NFL

<i>Updated at 4:50 p.m. ET</i><p>Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, who was suspended indefinitely after a video surfaced earlier this year that showed him hitting his then-fiancee, has won an appeal and will be reinstated by the NFL.<p>In a statement issued by Rice later, he thanked his wife, Janay …

Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson 'will quit policing'

'Darren will never be a police officer again, and he understands that', says lawyer for the officer who killed an unarmed teenager in Missouri<p>Darren Wilson, the Missouri police officer who fatally shot the unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, will likely never return to policing, his lawyer has …

“Rude Boy” & Other Songs You Didn’t Know Ester Dean Wrote

1 of 12<p>Let me not even mince words, 28 year old Ester Renay Dean is paiiiid. She’s got hits for days under her songwriting belt. Seriously, her …

The Best Makeup Trends for Spring 2015

The standout makeup looks spotted on the Spring 2015 runways.<p>Spring makeup tends to look like bronze skin, glossy lips and soft, pastel eyes, but the beauty on the runway this season threw us a few surprises in the form of seriously smoky shadow, vivid red lips and strokes of brilliant color. Click …

The 2015 Color Trends You NEED to Know Now

Design color trends<p>We asked 11 top designers to predict the design color trends of the upcoming year. From olive greens and bright patterns, to "Monet meets Molly Ringwald," these chic combinations may be the next big thing.

The Top 8 Street Style Trends: Spring 2015

Street style, more so than the red carpet or any other celebrity stomping ground, is the largest indicator of whether last season's runway trends have actually taken offor if the style set has simply gone rogue. See the top 8.<p>Street style, more so than the red carpet or any other celebrity stomping …

The Hottest Hair Trends For Fall 2014

From loose, textured waves, to perfect center parts, every take on a pony and glamorous 60's inspired styles, here are the prettiest hair trends that you can take from runway to real life.<p>From loose, textured waves, to perfect center parts, every take on a pony and glamorous 60's inspired styles, …

The Exercise That Targets Your Legs, but Works Your Core Twice as Hard

Work one leg at a time to blast your entire body<p>When you think "total-body muscle builder," it's not likely you think of a single-leg exercise, but the single-leg straight-leg deadlift will hit your lower-body, core, and upper-body all at once.<p>"You'll use your hamstrings and glutes to hinge …

TRX Total Body Workout - Legs, Chest, Back, Arms

This is a guest post written by Matthew Denos.<p>I don't know about you, but I'm a huge fan of bodyweight training. It's no frills, convenient and the …

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James Harden sold his amazing flop by shoving Tyson Chandler

James Harden really is the best/worst.<p>James Harden is one of the best salesmen in the NBA, and this foul by Tyson Chandler looked relatively serious in real-time. But upon further review we see that the Maverick merely tapped Harden on the forehead ... which makes Harden's reaction all the more …