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Wiz guards left off World Cup roster

Team USA formally announced the release of Washington Wizards guards John Wall and Bradley Beal and Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap from its FIBA …

Basketball

Report: Wolves, Cavs have 'handshake agreement' on Wiggins-Love trade

Thaddeus Young could be traded to Minnesota and Anthony Bennett to Philadelphia in deal.<p><b>Offseason: Free Agency | Latest from Ken Berger | Rumors</b><p>In an …

NBA

Why Do We Want To Squeeze Cute Things?

Studying how adorable animals can turn us aggressive<p>Seeing something cute actually does bring out aggression in us, according to a paper presented at Society for Personality and Social Psychology's annual meeting in New Orleans last Friday.<p>Researchers found 109 people to look at pictures of animals …

John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap Reportedly Cut from Team USA Roster

Mike Krzyzewski and Team USA have taken the next step toward finalizing the roster for the upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup, reportedly cutting John Wall, Bradley Beal and Paul Millsap.<p>Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski has the news:<p>With Paul George also out following his catastrophic injury, there …

NBA

Giants RB David Wilson out for 2014, advised to never play football again

Giants running back David Wilson, who underwent neck surgery in January, might not ever play in the NFL again after being placed on injured reserve …

Football (U.S.)

Should women shave their legs and under-arms?

<b>My sister and I are quite hairy, but this bothers her more than me. I shave my legs and wax my moustache but she's gone for full laser treatments. She came round to my flat the other day and was horrified to see I hadn't shaved under my arms for a few days. I say, if it's good enough for Julia</b> …

Beyoncé and Jay Z in separate hotels as they struggle to keep marriage going through lucrative tour

Lawyers join husband and wife pop stars’ $100 million On the Run Tour amid fears it may be cancelled<p>Pop star Beyoncé Knowles and her rapper husband Jay Z are reported to be staying in separate hotels as they struggle to keep their marriage going through their lucrative tour.<p>Lawyers are understood …

San Francisco

Airbnb squatter horror story has a Kickstarter twist

It's a modern-day horror story that has grabbed international attention since The Chronicle reported it last week. A man used Airbnb to rent a Palm Springs vacation condo, stopped paying, refused to leave and threatened to sue the owner.<p>The "Airbnb squatter" case's connection to the emerging …

Brazil is set to become the world's biggest soy producer — and that might be bad news for its forests

In the soy bean world, all eyes are now on the state of Mato Grosso in Brazil.<p>It’s covered by millions of acres of industrial farms and deep green soy fields. If this year’s harvest — the best in Brazilian history — comes in as expected, Brazil is poised to surpass the US and become the world’s …

'Drugs and dead horses': US racing reels after Peta video broadside

As investigations into the sad case of Nehro continue, a whole sport must come to terms with the need for better regulation<p>Though it contained less than 10 minutes of grainy, expletive-laden hidden-camera footage, a video released by Peta (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) in March dealt …

Get An Up-Close, Super Slow-Motion Look At Honey Bees In Flight And At Work

Bee hives are a little terrifying. Colonies have 20,000 to 60,000 bees, all of whom beat their wings 200 times per second. It’s amazing, then, that videographer-photographer Michael Sutton, was only stung three times while shooting his high-speed short, <i>Apis Mellifera: Honey Bee</i>.<p>Aiming a Canon 100mm …

Honey Bees

Obama woos African leaders to counter growing Chinese influence

President denies he is playing catch-up with China amid accusations he is neglecting continent where his father was born<p>Letter to Obama from Swazi prison cell<p>Barack Obama is convening the largest ever gathering of African leaders in Washington on Monday – 50 have been invited – for a summit billed …

Usain Bolt Dances To The Proclaimers Before 4x100 Metres Gold

Usain Bolt landed his first Commonwealth Games gold medal in the 4x100 metres and warmed up for his latest triumph by dancing to The …

NASA marks 10 years of orbiting Mercury

Ten years ago, NASA's MESSENGER (Mercury Surface, Space Environment, Geochemistry, and Ranging) satellite launched and flew to Mercury to orbit its surface, collect photos, and study its atmosphere.<p>Rob Gold, an astrophysicist at the Johns Hopkins Advanced Physics Laboratory outside Baltimore, …

Get Packing

Chilly Gonzales review – a lesson you'll never forget

Roundhouse, London NW1 A dazzling musician in his own right, Chilly Gonzales is perfectly placed to fathom – and explain – the mysteries of the piano<p>The screen above the stage at the Roundhouse is unusually wide, with the dimensions of your average letter box. Below it sits a gleaming Steinway. …

96 died in recent clashes in Uighur region, China reports

China reported that 96 people were killed in last week's clashes in the northwestern province of Xinjiang, making it the deadliest incident of ethnic unrest in the country since 2009.<p>After days of secrecy shrouding the incident in Shache, the official New China News Agency said Sunday that 37 …

China

Ed Miliband accused of undermining Gaza peace effort

Chris Grayling, the Justice Secretary, suggests Ed Miliband has put Britain in "less of a position" to push for peace after criticism of Israel<p>Ed Miliband has undermined the Middle East peace effort by being “ultra-critical” of Israel, Chris Grayling has suggested.<p>Britain must “work carefully with …

#theLIST: Luxe Bathroom Swaps

Sophisticated updates for the workhorse products you use every day. Because, why not?<p>Sophisticated updates for the workhorse products you use every day. Because, why not?

Nepal: aerial footage shows destruction caused by huge landslide

Aerial footage shows the destruction caused by a landslide in Nepal as rescuers rule out the chance of finding any more survivors<p>Fresh rainfall was hampering a search on Sunday for scores of villagers missing after a massive landslide in northern <b>Nepal</b>, where army troops used explosives to blast a …

Wingnuts’ economic hysteria metastasizes: How it could set us back years

Extremism on the right has turned potentially moderate Republicans into ideological stooges. Here’s what’s at stake<p>While definite challenges remain, President Obama and his economic brain trust have done a few things right to lead the U.S. economy into a sustained and consistent long-term …

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Britain 'attempts to censor' US report on torture sites

The government stands accused of seeking to conceal Britain's role in extraordinary rendition, ahead of the release of a declassified intelligence report that exposes the use of torture at US secret prisons around the world.<p>The Senate report on the CIA's interrogation programme, due to be released …

CIA Denies Email Release Until Person Requesting Them Can Figure Out Unknowable Details

This interesting Catch-22 stems from a request under the Freedom of Information Act from Michael Morisy of the website MuckRock, who had asked for emails related to technical issues the agency was having with its online FOIA website.<p>While I've personally had my share of agency non-responses — "we …

Cheryl Hines Marries Robert F. Kennedy Jr.

After dating for more than two years, Cheryl Hines and Robert F. Kennedy Jr. said “I do” before a cheering crowd of friends and family Saturday at …

Engagement Rings

There's Good News About Ford's Hardcore New Truck

This post is in partnership with Fortune, which offers the latest business and finance news. Read the article below originally published at …

Everything You Need To Know About The Post-Credits Scene In "Guardians Of The Galaxy"

Non-children of the '80s, we've got you covered. Warning: SPOILERS AHEAD!<p>Ever since Samuel L. Jackson turned up as Nick Fury after the end credits of 2008's <i>Iron Man</i>, Marvel Studios' very first film, the post-credits teaser has become one of the studio's trademarks. Almost all Marvel Studios movies …

Marvel Universe

Remy Ma Released from Prison

Former Terror Squad rapper served six years for shooting a friend in a dispute over $3,000<p>Bronx rapper Remy Ma was released from a New York prison …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Apocalypto: Mel Gibson brings the good/bad news - film on TV recap

Apocalypto, Mel Gibson's post-Passion of the Christ folly, is showing on BBC2 at 11:15pm on Saturday, invading Mayan history and leaving reality in shreds<p>• Peter Bradshaw's review • Reel history on Apocalypto: 'It fails, hard'<p>'A great civilisation is not conquered from without until it has …