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Amazon just passed Alphabet to become the world's second most valuable company

Amazon has passed Alphabet and now trails just Apple among the list of the world's most valuable companies.<p>The e-commerce giant rose 2.7 percent on …

UMBC becomes first No. 16 seed to beat No. 1 seed in beatdown of Virginia

UMBC made sports history on Friday night by becoming the first No. 16 seed to beat a No. 1 seed in the NCAA tournament. The America East champions …

UMBC stuns No. 1 overall seed Virginia in biggest NCAA tournament upset ever

We’ll never see a stunner like the one we saw Friday night.<p>It finally happened.<p>Never again will the longest-running March Madness question need to be asked. Yes, a No. 16 seed <i>can</i> beat a No. 1.<p>It finally happened. And when it did, it wasn’t by way of a miracle last second shot, or a gritty …

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Olympics 2018 schedule: When to watch your favorite events

Top athletes from across the globe are currently convening for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. PyeongChang, a county of Gangwon Province in South …

The Economics of Hosting the Olympic Games

The costs of hosting the Olympics have skyrocketed, while the economic benefits are far from clear. This has led to fewer states interested in …

Brazil

How to Fall Asleep Fast Using Only Your Breath

Even if you've wound down with a hot bath, shut off all your electronic devices at a reasonable hour and doused your pillow in lavender essence, …

The Brain

Amazon narrows its HQ2 list down to these 20 cities

Amazon is one step closer to planting a flag for its second headquarters.<p>On Thursday, the world's largest online retailer announced the final 20 selections for its HQ2. Amazon whittled down the list from proposals submitted by 238 communities in the US, Canada and Mexico. The company, which is …

The Best Total-Body Exercises to Try with Every Kind of Resistance Band

Try these do-anywhere moves for a heart-pumping workout, even while traveling.<p>1. Squat with Overhead Press<p>A<p>B<p><b>A.</b><p>Loop a band with handles evenly …

A 30-Minute Walk-Run Treadmill Workout That Anybody Can Do, Especially Beginners

If getting better at running is one of your goals but you're still new to the game, incorporating more walk-run workouts into your routine will help you build up the endurance and strength needed to run a whole mile without stopping. Luckily, Michael Olzinski, Purplepatch endurance coach and …

How to Invest in America's Legal Weed Trend Through Marijuana Stocks

I might be the one kid in the neighborhood where I was raised that never smoked pot growing up. I smoked cigarettes as a sophomore in high school, …

11 Work Out Movies On Netflix To Motivate Your 2018 New Year’s Resolution

For many, New Year’s Day is accompanied by the start of a New Year’s resolution. If you’re looking to eat healthier or get more physically fit in …

Intermittent fasting for the New Year? Read this first

by Rosie Fitzmaurice<p>Intermittent fasting was one of the most talked about diet trends in 2017.<p>There's the 5:2, where you eat what you want for five …

NFL Playoffs 2018: Odds, Schedule and Bracket Predictions for Wild-Card Games

The NFL playoffs are set following a dramatic final Sunday of the regular season that saw the Buffalo Bills make the playoffs for the first time since 1999.<p>If that's a shocking development, the reason they made it into the postseason may be even more difficult to fathom. The Bills did their part by …

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5 Exercises for the Perfect Beginner Bodyweight Workout

[caption id="attachment_64528" align="alignnone" width="620"] Photo: Pond5[/caption]If you’ve committed to exercising every day this month (and want …

18 International Athletes Strip For A Charity Calendar The Photos Are All Kinds Of Beautiful

Results Of Doing 10 Squats Daily!

5 exercises you can perform anywhere, anytime

Diet & Fitness<p>No gym, no time, no space? No problem.<p>Holiday weight gain is real. A study published in The New England Journal of Medicine found that weight begins to rise throughout October and November, and peaks 10 days after Christmas. While the average weight gain during the holiday season was …

Workouts

Bobby Maximus Has Just One Ab Workout to Get You Ripped

You'll never ask for another ab workout again after this burner from Bobby Maximus.<p>When it comes to the muscles you want to show off, abs are right at the top of the list.<p>And rightly so. Even if you're not a fan of shirtless selfies or rocking a six pack, you need to pay attention to your abs. A …

There’s just something different about Tiger being back in competition, and it’s caught the attention of some of the world’s top athletes.<p>The Hero …

Get Strong With This Intense Full-Body Yoga Routine

Yoga is wonderful for so many reasons. It's great for stretching, refocusing your mind, and unwinding after a long day. For some people, relaxing, …

Eminem Is Frustrated With 'Mumble Rap,' According to Rick Rubin

Friday (Nov. 10), Eminem released his grim single “Walk on Water,” which called on Beyoncé for the tuneful assist. The track will appear on his …

Rap & Hip-Hop

JFK files: FBI anxious to 'convince public' about Oswald

<b>Thousands of previously classified documents relating to the assassination of President John F Kennedy in 1963 have been released by the US government.</b><p>Since the publication, President Donald Trump has said he will release all remaining files other than the names and addresses of anyone mentioned …

Benefits of Broccoli: Eating More May Improve Your Gut Health

Broccoli is one of those veggies that people seem to either love or loathe. Although we all can’t agree on whether it’s tasty or not, there’s at …

2 Experts Explain Why You Must Eat After a Workout (and What Happens If You Don't)

If you've just worked out, don't even think about skipping out on food. "During a workout, especially one involving strength training, you are breaking down muscle and creating small micro tears," Rebecca Gahan, certified personal trainer and owner and founder of Kick@55 Fitness in Chicago, told …

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The ‘Star-Spangled Banner’ Actually Is Racist, So Here Are Some Other Anthems We Can Get With

Black Americans have no obligation to honor the national anthem.<p>Colin Kaepernick’s decision to kneel during the anthem last August put the Francis …

Mobile Banking

Report: President Trump Called Jerry Jones 4 Times On Monday

President Trump was blowing up the NFL owner’s phone.<p>Jerry Jones’ phone was getting blown up by Donald Trump on Monday, according to a new report.<p>The …

Hugh Hefner, Playboy Magazine Founder and Star of Girls Next Door, Dies at 91

Hugh Hefner, the founder of <i>Playboy</i> magazine and star of E! reality show <i>The Girls Next Door</i>, has died, PEOPLE confirms. He was 91.<p>Born Hugh Marston …

The Best Way to Build Your Butt

9 Experts Give Their Best Glute Training Tips<p>The Question<p>What's your best tip for building strong, great-looking glutes?<p>Bret Contreras – Strength …

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