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John Smoltz warns young players about Tommy John surgery in Hall of Fame acceptance speech

John Smoltz missed the 2000 MLB season after undergoing Tommy John surgery, which threatened to derail his career. He returned in 2001 and eventually transitioned to a role as closer, before playing three more seasons as a starter into his 40s.<p>Smoltz, the first pitcher in the Hall of Fame to have …

Quebec town says cyberattack on its website has them perplexed

A small Quebec town is wondering why it found itself the target of an Islamic extremist group's cyberattack after the municipality's website was compromised for about a dozen hours.<p>The home page for Terrasse-Vaudreuil, a municipality of about 2,000 residents just west of Montreal, was hacked …

Researchers just discovered more than 5,000 new viruses in the ocean

At the stern of the <i>Tara,</i> a shipping container was bolted to the deck, with a door and a tiny window cut through the metal walls. One of the scientists, Melissa Duhaime, spent most of the voyage inside the dark, tiny cell, where she fought off an endless bout of seasickness.<p>"People would come in to …

The Six Things The Most Productive People Do Every Day

I admit I stole this title. Part of being productive is to piggyback on the shoulders of greatness. So I decided to write down what six things I do every day that help me with productivity. They make work for you. Or not. They work for me, although I always need to improve.<p>About six years ago I …

These Foods Are Making You Sleepy

<i>Forget turkey and crash-inducing candy -- these surprising foods could be the reason you're counting the hours until bedtime.</i><p>By Emma Haak<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>5 Foods That Are Making You Sleepy

You Asked: Is It Healthy to Sweat A Lot?

Here’s the tricky thing about using sweat as a barometer for health: “A lot of it comes down to biological variation,” says Dr. Craig Crandall, a …

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This 8-step process will change the way you read forever

Other luminaries who have lived a thousand lives include SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk, who believes that reading is the fastest way to learn.<p>The members of Chromeo spend most of their time in the library, while business magnates Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger frequently spend entire days …

China is building the most extensive global commercial-military empire in history

In the 18th and 19th centuries, the sun famously never set on the British empire. A commanding navy enforced its will, yet all would have been lost if it were not for ports, roads, and railroads. The infrastructure that the British built everywhere they went embedded and enabled their power like …

Virginia Opens Its Roads To Self Driving Cars

Virginia is for robot lovers<p>Self-driving cars are taking to the streets in California this summer, but the Golden State isn't the only one opening its roads to autonomous cars.<p>Virginia just announced that 70 miles of highway in the Commonwealth would be open to self-driving cars, like the cars in …

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6 Insanely Fit Guys Reveal One Thing They Do Each Day

Tap these everyday fitness secrets of the world’s most in-shape men<p>We found six of the fittest men on the planet and asked them a simple question: What’s one thing you do each day that improves your fitness?<p>Take a cue from their routines—and reach the best shape of your life.<p><b>Related:</b> RIPTENSITY: …

Pipeline that leaked wasn't equipped with auto shut-off

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The pipeline that leaked thousands of gallons of oil on the California coast was the only pipe of its kind in the county not …