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Anthem protest policy on hold as NFL, NFLPA work on resolution

The NFL and NFLPA released a joint statement Thursday regarding the league's policy on protests during the national anthem.<p>The statement says no new …

Anthem Protests

Review: This dirt-cheap bluetooth speaker is loud enough to get you evicted

Another day, another thing to review. This time around, I’m looking at the Raycon Turbo Cannon XL Bluetooth speaker.<p>This device — which is a bit like a boombox for the digital age, promising to annoy anyone in close proximity — is loud as hell, and packs 12W drivers. It also supports a variety of …

Batteries

More Americans Are Dying of Cirrhosis and Liver Cancer

65 percent<p>Deaths from cirrhosis and liver cancer are rising dramatically in the United States.<p>From 1999 to 2016, annual cirrhosis deaths increased by 65 percent, to 34,174, according to a study published in the journal BMJ. The largest increases were related to alcoholic cirrhosis among people ages …

Native Americans

Report: Spurs wouldn’t trade Kawhi Leonard to 76ers unless they included Ben Simmons or Joel Embiid

The 76ers reportedly refused to include Markelle Fultz in trade offers for Kawhi Leonard, which seems misguided to me. Leonard carries major …

NBA

Study links ADHD symptoms in teens to frequent gadget use

Many people will tell you that teens' constant device use leaves them unable to focus, but is that actually the case? The answer is a giant "maybe." A newly published study in the <i>Journal of the American Medical Association</i> has linked Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder symptoms in teens to …

Medical Journals

Stormy Daniels In Handcuffs & Police Van After Being Arrested — Watch Shocking New Bodycam Video

Stormy Daniels’ arrest at Sirens nightclub in Ohio on July 12 was caught on camera in a newly released shocking police bodycam video and it shows …

Stormy Daniels

Trump accidentally reveals misspelled note to self during press conference

Forget protecting his country, Trump can't even protect his own notes.<p>The President held a brief press conference on Tuesday in an attempt to clean …

Donald Trump

You Apparently Can Get McDonald’s Fries Free For The Rest Of 2018

Some of you are likely aware of McDonald’s special deals through its app, even if you haven’t been willing to download it. But this is a deal that could likely change some minds. Downloading the app and visiting your local McDonald’s each Friday can get you a free medium fries with a dollar …

McDonald's

Researchers Have Finally Figured Out Why Marijuana Causes the Munchies

Getting the munchies is one of the most common experiences when consuming marijuana, and while we all know what it is, we don't really know exactly …

Cannabis

Loner Study Reveals the Biological Reason Isolation Isn’t Always a Problem

Going it alone might help some species survive.<p>Most of us have been taught that a preference for being alone is a bit of a red flag, even if research …

Psychology

Google warns Android might not remain free because of EU decision

An unlikely warning<p>The EU’s decision to force Google to unbundle its Chrome and search apps from Android may have some implications for the future of Android’s free business model. In a blog post defending Google’s decision to bundle search and Chrome apps on Android, Google CEO Sundar Pichai …

Apps

Darrelle Revis announces retirement: 'Long live Revis island'

Four-time All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis announced his retirement from the NFL after 11 seasons on Wednesday.<p>More to come.

NFL

Antonio Brown named Madden 19 cover athlete

EA Sports announced Wednesday that Pittsburgh Steelers star wide receiver Antonio Brown will grace the cover of Madden 19.<p>More to come.

EA Sports

Spurs, Raptors make Kawhi, DeRozan blockbuster official

The San Antonio Spurs have officially traded Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan, Jakob Poeltl, and a protected …

Basketball

Rams, Cooks agree to 5-year extension worth reported $80M

The Los Angeles Rams agreed to terms on a five-year contract extension with wide receiver Brandin Cooks, the team announced Tuesday.<p>The deal is worth …

Football (U.S.)

Report: Steelers offered Bell 5-year contract worth $70M

Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell was offered a five-year contract reportedly worth $70 million prior to Monday's deadline, according to …

Football (U.S.)

Earl Thomas to Seahawks: Extend me, or trade me

Safety Earl Thomas took to Instagram on Monday to express frustration with his contract situation and give the Seattle Seahawks an …

Seattle Seahawks

Chicago Police Fatally Shoot Man, and Then a Crowd Confronts Officers

CHICAGO — A Chicago police officer fatally shot a man Saturday evening on the city’s South Side, angering nearby residents who gathered at the scene in large numbers and confronted officers for several hours.<p>The shooting was the latest in recent years to expose deep-seated mistrust between the …

Law Enforcement

Charles Barkley: Owens 'selfish' for skipping Hall of Fame ceremony

Charles Barkley thinks former NFL wide receiver Terrell Owens is making the wrong decision by not attending next month's Pro Football Hall of Fame …

Charles Barkley

NFLPA exec: 'There are serious consequences' to legalized sports betting

NFLPA vice president of business and legal affairs Casey Schwab stated that legalized sports betting could have immense ramifications concerning …

Betting

Brad_Deuster su Twitter: "Jerry Kramer was more deserving, won titles, and waited decades..and will be gracious..glad you’re staying away… "

Nuova conversazione<p>In risposta a @<b>JoeyPro</b>, @<b>Brad_Deuster</b> e @<b>terrellowens</b><p>0 risposte 0 Retweet 0 Mi piace<p>Fine della conversazione<p>Nuova …

Papa John resigns as Louisville trustee after story of racial slur surfaces

The founder of the Papa John's pizza chain, John Schnatter, resigned as a Louisville trustee Wednesday after a story of him using the N-word on a …

Pizza Hut

Report: Oakley arrested in Vegas for cheating at casino

Charles Oakley was arrested in Las Vegas on July 8 after he was "suspected of adding to or reducing his wager on a gambling game after the outcome …

Las Vegas

Winslow Jr. case to move to trial on rape, kidnapping charges

A judge has ruled there is sufficient evidence to proceed with a trial against former NFL tight end Kellen Winslow Jr.<p>Judge Harry M. Elias ruled at a …

Crime

The Best Way to Grow Weed, According to Home Growers

There’s more than one way to (legally) start a grow-op in your apartment. Just be honest with your roommates.<p>It’s been a long time coming but cannabis legalization is officially rolling out across Canada in October. You may not 100 percent know what that means, and honestly I think most of us are …

Cannabis

The second woman EVER to grace @SLAMonline's cover. 🐐 @MooreMaya x #WNBAVote | theScore.com

• Rays' Ramos placed on DL, could be out until August<br>• Report: Kings, Bjelica plan to discuss potential deal<br>• DeMar DeRozan was the soul of the Toronto …

Basketball

So dope teaching these young boys in Africa at the nearby Township how to play @NFL Football for the first time ever! #Grateful #Honeymoon | theScore.com

Get the app<p>Get the app<p>HEADLINES<p>Report: Rival execs don't believe Mets will trade deGrom, Syndergaard<br>• Monk's thumb isn't fractured, now listed as …

youngboys

Ex-NFL CB Browner charged with attempted murder

Former Seattle Seahawks cornerback Brandon Browner was charged with attempted murder and three other felony charges following a July 8 arrest, the La …

Crime

NBPA re-elects executive director Michele Roberts to 4-year term

The National Basketball Players Association announced it has unanimously re-elected Michele Roberts as executive director for a second four-year term.<p>…

nbpa

Look: Terrell Owens gifts custom shoes to 2018 Hall of Fame class

Terrell Owens may be skipping the Pro Football Hall of Fame induction ceremony, but he did get a gift for the rest of the 2018 class.<p>The former NFL …

Hall of Fame