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Side Effect Of Legal Pot: Police Budgets Take A Hit

Some U.S. states are viewing the legalization of marijuana as a chance to gain new sources of tax revenue. Several states allow its use for medical reasons; Colorado has approved its recreational use, and Washington will follow suit this year.<p>But the decriminalization of pot also stands to remove a …

50 Best Albums of 2013

The past 12 months had more great music going on than any year in recent memory. Some of the most innovative artists of the last decade — Kanye West, …

Music

Why Kobe Bryant's Injury Changes Everything About Los Angeles Lakers' Future

When Kobe Bryant went down against the Memphis Grizzlies with a knee injury, he did more than knock himself out of action for the next six weeks, as reported by the Los Angeles Lakers' official Twitter feed.<p>He effectively changed the future for the Lake Show.<p>Kobe doesn't have any magical powers …

Basketball

B/R CFB 250: Top 20 Safeties in College Football

Link to Media<p><i>Editor's note: This is the ninth installment in Bleacher Report's CFB 250 for the 2013 season. This signature series runs through December, with National College Football Lead Writer Michael Felder ranking the best players at every position. You can read more about the series in this</i> …

College Football

Eastern Washington vs. Towson: Previewing Saturday's Semifinal Matchup

Saturday’s NCAA Division I subdivision semifinal between the Eastern Washington Eagles (12-2, 8-0 Big Sky) and Towson Tigers (12-2, 6-2 CAA) is shaping up to be one of the most interesting matchups football fans see all season.<p>While Eastern Washington has made it to the FCS semifinals three of the …

College Sports

Auburn Wins 2013 Iron Bowl with Walk-off 100-Yard FG Return for TD

Link to Media<p>The 2013 Iron Bowl between No. 1 Alabama and No. 4 Auburn lived up to the hype and had one of the craziest finishes that you will ever see.<p>This game looked to be headed to overtime, but there was a question as to whether or not Alabama got out of bounds with time still on the …

College Football

College Football Viewing Guide: 2013-14 Bowl Fact Sheet

Bowl season is upon us. You probably have many questions. We're here to help. Warning: Fact sheet is processed in a facility that may contain …

College football bowl schedule and results

Follow the entire 2013-14 bowl season right here with our bowl schedule. Results for each game will be added soon after it ends, all the way up to the<p>BCS National Championship<p>on Jan. 6 in the Rose Bowl.<p>2013-14 College Football Bowl Schedule<p>Bowl<p>Location<p>Date/Time<p>Network<p><b>Gildan New Mexico</b> <i><br>Washington</i> …

College Football

College bowl pools: Printable schedules, confidence picks

The college football "confidence pool" is gathering momentum as an annual rite of bowl season for both diehard and casual fans, and the crew from Eye …

College Sports

Capital One Bowl Mania - ESPN - Group

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6 Reasons to Hire a Personal Shopper

iStock<p>Whether shopping’s just not your thing, you find you don’t know what clothes flatter your figure, or you just need a little fashion boost, I’ve …

IMG And Dodgers Sales: How Wall Street Is Changing The Game

In the 1978 movie <i>Heaven Can Wait</i>, the previous owner of a professional football team is having a conversation with an associate about why he sold his beloved franchise.<p>Former owner: “He got my team. The son of a bitch got my team.” Associate: “What kind of pressure did he use, Milt?” Former owner: …

The Cost To Keep The Home Team At Home May Not Be Worth It

$498 million — that's how much the state of Minnesota and the city of Minneapolis have agreed to pay as their share of a new, nearly $1 billion football stadium for the Minnesota Vikings. Team owner Ziggy Wilf says he believes Minnesotans got a fair deal.<p>And as it turns out, the deal is pretty …

A Death at Tough Mudder

THE WIND WAS BLOWING hard at noon on Saturday, April 20, when Avishek Sengupta and his five teammates gathered near the starting corral of the 2013 Mid-Atlantic Tough Mudder. Part of a throng of more than 13,000 obstacle racers who would hit the course in staggered waves that weekend, they sang the …

Kinesiology

Pay and play and pay some more

LAST May the school board in Cobb County, a wealthy county just north of Atlanta, approved a budget that furloughed employees, "slimmed down central …

Breaking Down Top 10 Most Viewed NBA YouTube Videos of All Time

In the modern age of technology and YouTube, new and exciting sports videos are constantly being uploaded. But what separates a good video from a …

Paul Walker death: teen arrested over theft of part of star's wrecked Porsche

Theft occurred as the 2005 Porsche Carrera GT was being towed from the accident scene Saturday night, LA officials said<p>Detectives arrested a teenager accused of stealing some wreckage from the Porsche that Fast & Furious star Paul Walker was in when he died in a crash in California, and a second …

Flights canceled as record air pollution chokes Shanghai

The highest possible health warning has been issued for the city<p>Smog has all but choked the life out of Shanghai Friday, as authorities issued the highest possible health warning for the city. Hundreds of flights were delayed or canceled, schoolchildren were forced indoors (where conditions weren't …

Nelson Mandela death: Crowds gather to pay tribute

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1034000/1034845_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524643013_99307a621d5f77b6982843a55d350bf2<p><b>Vigils are continuing across South Africa as thousands mourn the death of former leader Nelson Mandela.</b><p>People have been remembering his legacy, …

Predicting the College Football Playoff Spots After Week 14

There was a major shakeup in the top teams in college football this week. Let's take a look at how that would affect the College Football Playoff if it were to kick off this season.<p>Adam Kramer, Michael Felder and Barrett Sallee break down the playoff as if it started after Week 14.<p>Auburn took down …

College Football

The Evolution Of Major League Baseball Was A Hot Mess

This infographic traces 100 teams through 140 years of professional baseball and the sport’s evolution was anything but logical.<p>Today, there are 30 teams in Major League Baseball. 15 belong to the American League, and 15 to the National League. With the exception of the designated hitter, baseball …

Auburn Got Chris Davis TD Football Back; Value Could Reach as High as $100K

Link to Media<p>It's a nice football, with a Nike logo, but there is no way you would pay close to six figures for it, until Chris Davis got his hands on the ball.<p>It seems the recent rash of good fortune continues for the Tigers, because the ball caught by Chris Davis and carried over 109 yards as …

College Football

The greatest offseason day ever

December 3rd, 2013 is a day that will forever go down as one of the greatest -- if not THE greatest -- offseason day in MLB history. The wheels, the …

TIME Picks the Top 10 Photos of 2013

John Tlumacki. Boston, Mass., USA. April 15, 2013. The first Boston Marathon bomb exploded about two hours and forty m<p>... VIEW MORE<p>John …

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