Jason Faust

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Dikembe Mutombo Says Michael Jordan Didn’t Dunk on Him (VIDEO)

Former Atlanta Hawks center Dikembe Mutombo’s All-Star weekend trash talk came back to haunt him during the 1997 NBA Playoffs, as Michael Jordan …

Report: Adrian Peterson to plead no contest to misdemeanor assault

Minnesota Vikingsrunning back Adrian Peterson will plead no contest to one count of misdemeanor reckless assault Tuesday with no reference to family violence or violence against a minor, according to Pro Football Talk.<p>Citing an unnamed source with knowledge of the situation, the report says the …

Adrian Peterson

Whither the Breadfruit?

By James McWilliams August 1, 2014<p><i>Whither the breadfruit?</i><p>Marguerite Girvin Gillin, <i>Breadfruit</i>, ca. 1884<p>There’s such a thing as the Breadfruit Institute, and there should be. Researchers consider the species a “NUS”—“neglected and underutilized species.” But Ian Cole, the Breadfruit Institute’s …

People Really Do Look Like Their Dogs, And Here's Why

Dog owners look like their dogs. Or so people say.<p>Take Huffington Post sports columnist Jordan Schultz (below), who says he and his wife, Breanna, are often told they're the spitting image of their pups Lexi and Zepplin. "People always say that," he said. "And I love it, huge compliment for …

Peugeot Reveals 500-Horsepower Crossover Concept

After a stale showing at the previous Paris Auto Show back in 2012, Peugeot is pulling out all the stops for its lineup at this year’s event. Already …

Rock Band Network Shutting Down After Four Years and Over 2,000 Songs

The Rock Band Network, a platform launched in 2010 that allowed fans, artists, and even record labels to release music for Rock Band games, is shutting down. Developer Harmonix announced the news in a forum posting this week.<p>"After four years, 2,121 songs, and countless hours of investment from …

State of emergency declared for Northern California counties hit by fires

As 10 wildfires raged across California, authorities accused one man Thursday of having deliberately set one of the larger fires that was burning nearly uncontrollably over 111 square miles, officials said.<p>Wayne Allen Huntsman, 37, faces one felony count of arson with a special allegation of a …

iOS 8 privacy upgrade means Apple can’t unlock your phone for cops

Updated security measures in iOS 8 make it impossible for Apple to give your data to the cops — even if the company wanted to.<p>Previously Apple could access a significant amount of data on any iOS device, which it would do if law enforcement approached the company with a seized device and a valid …

Privacy

Panthers remove DE Greg Hardy from active roster

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- The Panthers finally made a decision on Greg Hardy: the Pro Bowl defensive end will not play anymore games for Carolina until …

Breaking Madden: De'Anthony Thomas, return man-god

Chiefs rookie De'Anthony Thomas is on track to make his NFL debut Sunday. Breaking Madden celebrates his arrival.<p>After recovering from a hamstring injury, God willing, Chiefs running back/return man De'Anthony Thomas will play in his first-ever regular-season game Sunday. That is the day he will …

Make-or-break time for North Carolina

North Carolina has only played two games this season, but it is not an exaggeration to say the Tar Heels are about to embark on make-or-break …

College Sports

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Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer arrested on assault charges

The Arizona Cardinals say they first learned of the domestic abuse accusations against backup running back Jonathan Dwyer on Wednesday afternoon.<p>By evening, citing the "serious nature of these allegations," the team deactivated Dwyer from all team activities.<p>The quick reaction came with the …