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Vice President Mike Pence said he didn’t want to create a distraction at the Colts game, but that’s exactly what he did

Pence claimed to be at the game for the Peyton Manning celebration. That story doesn’t hold up under scrutiny.<p>Vice President Mike Pence made an appearance at this week’s Colts game, squeezing it in between a visit to Las Vegas and a trip to California for a fundraiser at 6:30 p.m. PT Sunday …

Texans star J.J. Watt breaks left leg against Chiefs

HOUSTON (AP) — J.J. Watt broke his left leg on Sunday night against the Kansas City Chiefs, leaving the Houston Texans without one of their biggest …

Trump attacks Corker, who responds by calling the White House ‘adult day care’

Sen. Bob Corker, the Republican chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee and an early supporter of Donald Trump's candidacy, said Sunday that the White House had devolved into "an adult day care center" and warned that President Trump's behavior is setting the nation "on the path to World War …

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The 50 Best Jazz Drummers Of All Time

Drummers have often been the butt of jokes, many of which focus on their supposed lack of musicality and dubious time-keeping skills. But the truth …

What’s New In Our 2017-18 Club Soccer Predictions

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Ole Miss football pinned its NCAA scandal to a rogue assistant. He’s fighting back.

OXFORD, Miss. — When Barney Farrar was 23 — long before he’d become a central figure in a college football recruiting scandal that would captivate this state — he fell asleep one night while driving and crashed into a bridge.<p>The impact crushed much of Farrar’s face and damaged his optic nerves, …

How Showering at Night Helps You Sleep

A hot morning shower can wake you up and even boost creativity, according to some research. But if you want to improve your sleep, showering at night …

6 Treatments to Transform Regular Sleep Into Beauty Sleep

Sometimes sleeping just doesn't cut it. I mean, yes, that's when our bodies go into the repair and recuperate mode. But when you're really tired, …

The Sugar Hill Gang - Rapper's Delight ( HQ, Full Version )

5 awesome sleep-away summer camps for grown-ups

When it comes to going away to camp whether that means traditional out-in-the-woods, Native American-named summer sleepover camp, basketball camp or …

Naxxos & Young Animal Hearts - Not Alone

Glastonbury Heats Up: Pictures

England

Prince Harry 'wanted out' of Royal Family

<b>Prince Harry was once so disillusioned with being part of the Royal Family that he decided he "wanted out".</b><p>Having considered giving up his title, he finally decided he should remain and "work out a role for myself".<p>Speaking to the Mail on Sunday, the prince - who is fifth in line to the throne - …

Blue Jays’ Roberto Osuna says he’s battling mental illness

Toronto Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna told reporters before Saturday afternoon's game that he was struggling with mental illness, according to Arden …

Qatar's emir meets Exxon Mobil Corp CEO: agency | Reuters

(Reuters) - The emir of Qatar met with Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) chairman and CEO Darren Woods in Doha on Saturday for talks on “cooperation,” state news agency QNA reported, following a rift between four Gulf states and Qatar that has raised worries about energy supplies.<p>FILE PHOTO: Emir of Qatar …

Trump accuses Obama of inaction over Russia meddling claim

<b>President Donald Trump has accused his predecessor Barack Obama of inaction over alleged Russian interference in the US election in 2016.</b><p>Mr Trump said Mr Obama had learned well before the 8 November poll about the accusations and "did nothing".<p>His comments followed an article in the Washington Post …

Pakistan Oil Tanker Crash, Explosion Kills at Least 153

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — An oil tanker truck crashed on a busy highway in Pakistan Sunday, killing at least 153 people when it exploded as crowds rushed to the scene to collect leaking fuel.<p>Most of the dead were local villagers who came by to look at the wrecked tanker and motorists who stopped and …

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A terrible beauty shines through this tea garden poet’s fierce verses on war, freedom, erotica

A raw, energetic voice that illuminates the dream of a better world.<p>Who knows Sananta Tanty?<p>The answer might be blowing in the wind but knowing a …

‘A poem is a conversation I hope to have with a reader’: Annie Zaidi

How someone who is a novelist, non-fiction writer, film-maker and journalist can also be a poet.<p>Annie Zaidi is one of those rare contemporary writers …

The Lyric in Theory: A Conversation with Jonathan Culler

<i>NOT “WHAT IS the lyric?” — but rather, “How does the lyric work?” That is the question Jonathan Culler poses in his</i> Theory of the Lyric<i>, published by</i> …

How To Teach Poetry

April is National Poetry Month, and while I could happily spend hours analyzing a poem with a group of seventeen-year-olds, I know that not everyone …

Two Unseen Sylvia Plath Poems Have Just Been Discovered

The poems are titled “To a Refractory Santa Claus” and “Megrims”<p>Two previously unseen and unpublished poems by writer Sylvia Plath have recently been discovered in an old notebook once owned by the writer. Titled “To a Refractory Santa Claus” and “Megrims,” the poems appear to be from 1956, when …

If a croc bite doesn't get you, infection will

Most people assume if you’re unlucky enough to be bitten by a crocodile, then a severed limb or other severe trauma is all you have to worry about. …

Ingenious New Cane Toad Trap Uses Own Poison Against It

Queensland's biggest pest, the cane toad, is being fought in a way few of us knew possible.<p>Researchers at the University of Queensland (UQ) have …

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12 Habits to Dramatically Improve Your Sleep

Better sleep means better business. Here's how to get the best rest of your life-without sacrificing performance.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article was written by</i> <i>The Oracles</i> <i>member James Swanwick, who is an</i> <i>author</i><i>, entrepreneur, co-founder of</i> <i>Swanwick Sleep</i><i>, and</i> …

5 Crafty Interview Questions Successful CEOs Always Ask

Top bosses go beyond the sales pitch on your CV.<p>If you're vying to get an exciting job run by a brilliant CEO, you may have to answer some pretty …

This journal breaks down your 10-year plan into steps you can take every day to achieve it

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>Most of us don't look at our current state of life as where we want to be in 10 years. In our careers and personal lives, we all have …

A Novel About Refugees That Feels Instantly Canonical

Refugee stories often focus on transit, for obvious reasons. Children travel thousands of miles unaccompanied, hiding in train stations and surviving on wild fruit; men are beaten, jailed, and swindled just for the chance to make it on a boat that, if it doesn’t capsize and kill them, will allow …

Goodnight, Miss Marple---Agatha Christie Is Taking a Dark Turn

LONDON—One character has his throat slit at a blood-spattered family reunion, another drinks hydrochloric acid served in a water glass and a girl poisons her grandfather because he won’t pay for ballet lessons.<p>On paper, Agatha Christie staged some of the world’s grimmest homicides, springing from …