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Donald Trump on the Trans-Pacific Partnership, funding Nasa and the climate change 'hoax'

On January 20, 2017, Donald Trump will take office as the 45th president of the United States. Through months of campaigning, Trump was criticised …

19 psychological tricks that will help you ace a job interview

That means they're susceptible to the same psychological preferences and cognitive biases that affect the rest of us. Simple tweaks to the way you speak and hold yourself can make you seem much more likeable, competent, and hireable in their eyes.<p>With that in mind, we rounded up a list of easy …

How to get into EVE Online, gaming's most savage and rewarding MMO

EVE Online is the most difficult MMO you could ever attempt to play—and I'm not being at all hyperbolic here. It's obtuse, incredibly complex, and …

How a quiet boy from North Korea became one of the world's scariest dictators

For the past 50 years, the world has grown used to crazy threats from North Korea that don't lead anywhere.<p>But the threats have taken a decidedly sharper and more ominous tone under Kim Jong Un, the third supreme leader of the hermit kingdom.<p>On Saturday, North Korea fired a long-range rocket. This …

The 50 Most Anticipated Video Games of 2016

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Ancient History

A (Very) Brief History of Women Working in Men’s Professional Sports

Wednesday evening the Buffalo Bills announced that they hired Kathryn Smith as special teams quality-control coach, making her the NFL’s first-ever …

12. Rainbow Six Siege

Thankfully, in rather sharp contrast to last year, 2015's gaming output has been jam-packed with phenomenal experience after phenomenal experience. …

Rainbow Six

The most disappointing video games of 2015

Oh my. Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 5 was a flaming hot Dumpster fire on arrival, filled with countless bugs, mindless mission objectives and an overall lack of polish that failed to pay any of the previous titles a notion of respect. Worst of all, this empty mess of a title went for a full …

Mad Max

'Concussion' a must-see movie even if it hurts to watch

A recently retired Bears player sent regrets about the schedule conflict that interfered with him seeing a private screening of "Concussion.''<p>"Wish I could, thanks for the offer,'' he texted. "I'm a little scared to watch that movie.''<p>He should be.<p>But that former Bear needs to see it anyway. So …

Fast track to fatherhood: How to raise a Formula One baby

<b>(CNN) —</b> "It is quite difficult with babies. Maybe they need to make a playground here," says mother-of-one Gabriela Tarkanyi, the wife of Formula One driver Pastor Maldonado.<p>Has the time come for F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone to set up a kindergarten in the sport's peripatetic paddock?<p>Never mind the …

How to Buy a Slave Girl From ISIS

Thousands of Yazidi women have been enslaved by ISIS. Does paying their captors for their freedom fund the terrorist organization?<p>ERBIL, Iraq — In a …

E-cigarette ‘safety’ study was written by industry funded scientists, Lancet warns

Public Health England claimed e-cigarettes were safe but relied on evidence provided by scientists funded by the vaping industry<p>A study which was cited by public health officials when they advised that vaping was safe, was funded by the e-cigarette industry, it has emerged.<p>Last week Public Health …

Hurricane Katrina, Then and Now

St. Patrick's Day

Here's Everything a NASCAR Team Does During a Race Weekend

Shadowing Joey Logano at Pocono shows that NASCAR teams are the hardest workers in sports.<p>It's often said that sports are always better spectated in person, and that saying rings especially true for NASCAR. When you're in the bleachers and the starter waves that green flag, there's no useless …

Motorsport

What is it like to have never felt an emotion?

Some people seem to lack the capacity to feel joy, sorrow or love. David Robson discovers the challenges and surprising advantages of “alexithymia”.<p>Caleb is telling me about the birth of his son, now eight months old. “You know you hear parents say that the first time they looked at their kid, they …

Psychology

Jeremy Lin Moonlights as eSports Analyst for 'Dota 2' Tournament

Avid gamer and newly minted Charlotte Hornets point guard Jeremy Lin dropped in on the 2015 International <i>Dota 2</i> Championships on Monday to provide a little analysis of the tournament and context for those new gaming initiates at home.<p>For The Win's Mike Foss spotted video of Lin's visit.<p>A big <i>Dota</i> …

Watch Some of The Crash Bandicoot Animated Series Sony Didn't Want Made

Test footage for a cartoon series based on Naughty Dog's Crash Bandicoot series has been released, along with additional information of other potential tie-in content considered for the character.<p>The video, which you can watch below, was released by David Siller, who served as lead designer and …

10 of the Most Addictive Video Games Ever Made

A visitor listens to an audio presentation next to a standing console of Pong | Sean Gallup/Getty Images<p>According to the Entertainment Software …

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

18 Years Later, Why Are People Still Playing Ultima Online?

Later this year, Ultima Online [official site] will turn 18 years old. In the genre of MMOs, that makes the game positively ancient – and it’s even …

games

Understanding How Gundam May Have Influenced Halo Over The Years

Back in 1999, the world got to see an early glimpse of <i>Halo</i>. Shown at Macworld, the game looked astounding. The main character that of the Master Chief, also stood out with his mechanical bulk and enigmatic visor. This wasn’t a new aesthetic though and it seems that <i>Gundam</i> might have had a play in</i> …

Anime

F1 must start fighting back

Expert Analyst @MBrundleF1<p>Sky Sports F1's Martin Brundle explains why he enjoyed the Austrian GP - and he believes F1 needs to put out a positive …

Pete Rose And The $5 Billion Sports Gambling Lie

To the surprise of no one, it turns out that Pete Rose has been lying for decades: he did indeed bet on the Cincinnati Reds while he was a player-manager for the MLB team.<p>Why does this still matter? In purely economic terms, mostly because of fantasy sports.<p>Last year, about $5 billion was spent by …

Fantasy Sports

Prison Born

What becomes of the babies of incarcerated mothers? Research suggests that having nurseries in prisons leads to lower recidivism rates for moms and better outcomes for their kids.<p>Alyssa mayer was four months pregnant the day a police officer showed up at her motel room in Kingston, New York. It was …

How Mercedes Uses Formula One To Rev Up Its Road Cars

Toto Wolff, boss of the Mercedes Formula One team has revealed how the auto racing series benefits the German motor marque beyond the prestige from winning on track write <b>Katy Fairman</b> and <b>Christian Sylt</b>.<p>Mercedes bought its F1 team in 2009 for an estimated $120 million from former boss Ross Brawn and …

Full Scouting Report for Houston Rockets' Top 2015 NBA Draft Targets

As the NBA draft approaches, the Houston Rockets will be looking to add to their contending rotation. The Rockets, coming off an exciting playoff run before falling short in the conference finals, have a few areas of need, but one above all.<p>With the 18th pick of the draft, it's pretty clear Houston …

Basketball

The 10 greatest hitters not in 3,000-hit club

Like Alex Rodriguez, plenty of the game's greatest players have amassed 3,000 career hits. Here's 10 who aren't on that list.<p><b>A-Rod reaches 3,000 >>></b> …

What's the Magna Carta? 10 Surprises on Its 800th Birthday

The document that laid the foundation for democracy was sanctioned by Britain’s worst monarch, "Bad King John."<p>The 800-year-old sheet of parchment that is the Magna Carta is often hailed as one of the world’s most famous historical documents because it laid the foundation for the rights and …

Vindication at Last? Mike D'Antoni's Fingerprints All Over the NBA Finals

OAKLAND, Calif. — The Golden State Warriors are two victories away from a championship, and Mike D'Antoni is feeling a surge of emotions.<p>He is thrilled for his friend, Alvin Gentry, the Warriors associate head coach.<p>He is happy for David Lee and Leandro Barbosa, two veterans who thrived under …

Basketball