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The Panthers Are The Worst Team To Ever Start 11-0

In the aftermath of C.J. Anderson’s 48-yard overtime touchdown — which unceremoniously ended the Patriots’ undefeated season — just one NFL team …

NFL

Chinese Artist Vacuums Beijing Air For 100 Days And Makes A Brick Out Of Findings

I'm sure you've heard the statistics that say breathing the polluted air in Beijing is <b>like smoking 40 cigarettes per day</b>, and air pollution is …

Pollution

‘A Very Murray Christmas’: Bill Murray Had the Best Christmas Party

The actor begrudgingly singing Christmas carols while wearing reindeer antlers is all of us. And because you were nice this year, George Clooney and …

Netflix Wishes You A 'Murray Christmas' In A Cheerful, Irony-Free Holiday Special

<i>A Very Murray Christmas</i> is directed and co-written by Sofia Coppola, who also worked with Bill Murray on the movie <i>Lost in Translation</i>. In that film, Murray played an actor in Japan, reluctantly doing a series of commercials there, and not at all happy.<p>In <i>A Very Murray Christmas,</i> Murray starts out in …

Barbecued meat may increase risk of kidney cancer

Kidney cancer sufferers were found to eat far more barbecued and pan-fried meat than people free of disease<p>A diet high in barbecued meat may increase the risk of developing kidney cancer, scientists have found.<p>The new study comes just a week after the World Health Organisation warned that red and …

Cancer

Keith Richards’ Wildest Escapades: 19 Insane Tales From a Legendary Life

Oh, Canada (1977)<p>By the mid-Seventies, Keith Richards was a drug-bust veteran, but this one topped them all and threatened to derail the Rolling …

Music

Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone Dies at 60

Basketball Hall of Famer Moses Malone has died at the age of 60, the Philadelphia 76ers announced Sunday.<p>It is with a deep sense of sadness that the Sixers family mourns the sudden loss of Moses Malone. It is difficult to express what his contributions to this organization—both as a friend and …

Dean Jones, star of 'Love Bug' and other Disney films, dies at 84

<b>(CNN) —</b> Dean Jones, the go-to Disney actor whose films included "The Love Bug," "The Million Dollar Duck," "That Darn Cat!" and "The Shaggy D.A.," died Tuesday, according to his publicist. Jones was 84.<p>The cause of death was Parkinson's disease, according to publicist Richard Hoffman.<p>Jones made his …

Associated Press News

Apple Will Likely Debut a Bigger iPad Next Week

Next Wednesday, Apple will cram a big crowd of journalists, executives, and other lucky people into San Francisco’s Bill Graham Auditorium, and will …

iPad Mini

Investigators: We Believe Gilbert Flores, Shot by Texas Deputies, Was Holding a Knife

Investigators believe that a Texas man shot to death by deputies with his hands up was holding a knife, the sheriff told reporters on Wednesday.<p>Questions were raised about the killing of Gilbert Flores, 41, after a bystander’s cellphone video showed him holding up his hands before deputies opened …

Madeleine Albright: Iran deal is a win-win

<b>(CNN) —</b> I teach my students that foreign policy is persuading other countries to do what you want. The tools available to accomplish this include everything from kind words to cruise missiles. Mixing them properly and with sufficient patience is the art of diplomacy, a task that for the United …

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Rays outfielder made what is being called one of the best catches in years

Second-year outfielder Kevin Kiermaier has already established himself as one of the best defensive outfielders in baseball with numerous spectacular catches for the Tampa Bay Rays and a strong throwing arm to boot. But it wasn't until Monday night that he had his first signature catch and it was a …

Dikembe Mutombo's Number Will Be Retired by Atlanta Hawks

The No. 55 struck fear in opponents of the Atlanta Hawks for parts of four seasons as Dikembe Mutombo patrolled the paint, but that number will soon be visible in the rafters at Philips Arena.<p>According to the Hawks' official Twitter account, the 2015 Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame …

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

Mt. McKinley to Denali: How A Mountain's Renaming Got Tied Up in Politics

If a president is going to risk angering Ohio, it probably makes sense to hold off until after Election Day.<p>That may be one reason President Obama waited until now to rename America's tallest mountain. Mount McKinley — the name given a century ago in honor of Republican President William McKinley, …

Thanks, Obamacare: America's Uninsured Rate Is Below 10% For First Time Ever

For the first time in more than 50 years of surveys, the CDC on Wednesday reported that more than 90% of Americans — 90.8% of us, to be specific — have health insurance.<p>Until now, no major survey had <i>ever</i> found that the uninsured rate in America has hit single digits.<p>The data comes from the National …

Health Care

Girl with Rare Spinal Condition Vows to Raise More Money for Sick Kids After Thieves Hack Her Charity Account

Ten-year-old Noelle Gregoire isn’t letting a thief slow her down.<p>For almost two years, Noelle has raised money for her charity “Laps 4 Backs” to buy …

Pippa Middleton's 'Regular Family' Screen Saver Is Adorably Sweet (Guess Who's on There?)

Pippa Middleton has a royally adorable nephew – and like plenty of doting aunts, she keeps him close all the time.<p>Middleton, 31, accidentally …

Review: Epson Kills the Printer Ink Cartridge

The new EcoTank printers cost more up front but can churn for years without running dry<p>It was after midnight, and I was facing a ticking-clock real estate transaction. All I had to do was print 15 pages of black-and-white contract, sign it and fax it back. Only halfway through, my printer ran out …

Epson

Can Joe Biden beat Hillary Clinton?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Joe Biden might run for president -- but his own relationships and political chops are the only elements of a campaign he has in place right now.<p>Amid questions about Hillary Clinton's authenticity, the vice president's aides and associates see his gaffe-prone, yet honest …

Government

Every SEC Football's Team Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for 2015

It's the middle of July, a couple of weeks before fall camp starts around the nation and SEC football gets ready to kick off.<p>In other words, this is the point of the offseason where optimism springs eternal.<p>Everybody is 0-0, and if you listen to the majority of fanbases, their teams have what it …

NFL: tributes pour in for former Oakland Raiders star Ken Stabler

A Snake wouldn’t seem to offer much help on a football field.<p>Unless that snake was named Stabler.<p>Ken Stabler, who led the Oakland Raiders to a Super Bowl victory and was the NFL’s Most Valuable Player in 1974, has died as a result of complications from colon cancer. He was 69.<p>His family announced …

NFL

Baltimore police chief fired amid crime spike: 'Families are tired of feeling this pain'

Baltimore police commissioner Anthony Batts has been fired by the city’s mayor, in a shock announcement made amid a sharply increased murder rate and scathing criticism of his handling of civil unrest earlier this year.<p>Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said on Wednesday afternoon that she had decided …

Justice

Tennessee's sharp new alternate uniform pays tribute to the Smoky Mountains

The University of Tennessee is switching over to Nike apparel, and the Volunteers unveiled their new uniforms for multiple sports Wednesday in a fashion show. Quarterback Josh Dobbs modeled a new Smokey Grey alternate kit for the football team, which features one of the coolest helmet designs in …

University of Tennessee

An insider's view of UT's transition to Nike

Many of you know that back in 2011 I retired from the practice of law and opened a business that sells, among other things, licensed apparel and …