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Traina Thoughts: Kirk Herbstreit Shut Down by ESPN Producer After Ill-Advised Michigan State Tweet

<b>1</b>. There was some legit ESPN-on-ESPN crime going down on Twitter on Thursday thanks to Kirk Herbstreit.<p>The network's lead college football analyst …

Kirk Herbstreit

10 Lower Body Exercises That Will Save Your Knees

Build strong legs -- without terrible knee pain.<p>Everybody has to squat.<p>The exercise is one of the most basic and functional movement patterns you can do, and it builds total-body muscle and strength like nothing else. But who says you have to do it with a barbell on your back? If you’ve been …

Workouts

WHO classifies 'gaming disorder' as mental health condition

<b>(CNN) —</b> Watching as a video game ensnares their child, many a parent has grumbled about "digital heroin," likening the flashing images to one of the world's most addictive substances.<p>Now, they may have backup: The World Health Organization announced "gaming disorder" as a new mental health …

Gaming Disorder

The 10 Obsessions You Need to Have to Become a Self-Made Millionaire

You get rich by fixating on getting rich.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Becoming a successful entrepreneur and achieving millionaire status isn’t easy -- less than 10 percent of the U.S. population ever reaches this goal. Most people give up along the way, becoming …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Proteins You Should Try This Week To Burn Fat Quicker

Sometimes the key to shedding extra pounds is all in your muscles. Think of your biceps, quads and all other muscles as the furnaces that fuel …

How to visit beautiful Thailand ethically including wild elephant spotting, jungle treks and fairytale temples

"Look down there," said our guide. "Through the trees." We gazed down the overgrown path and collectively held our breath. About 600 yards off …

National Parks

10 of the best train station cafes and bars: readers’ travel tips

<b>Winning tip:</b> <b>Royal Hotel, Hull, UK</b><p>The Royal Hotel Hull is known locally as the “Station Hotel, ’ull” because its rear entrance is within Paragon station. Look out for the statue of Hull notable, Philip Larkin. Its Victorian architecture is outstanding and afternoon tea, with Yorkshire tea loaf, is …

Meet the Community Organizers Fighting Against … Barack Obama

Locals in the former president’s hometown worry that the new Obama Center will leave them out.<p>It’s the ultimate in irony: The world’s most famous ex-community organizer is facing a minor uprising from the community where his presidential center is supposed to be built—the same community, in fact, …

Obama Foundation

Did ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ Hint At Charlie Rose’s Sexual Harassment Allegations 16 Years Ago?

In the past two days, news anchor Charlie Rose‘s personal and professional life has crumbled after the <i>Washington Post</i> reported that eight women are …

Charlie Rose

Lily James Is All About Trying New Things

With each new role James takes, she is looking to test her acting abilities. She’ll next play Winston Churchill’s secretary in Darkest Hour before starring in the upcoming Mamma Mia! sequel.<p><b>AGE:</b> 28.<p><b>PROVENANCE:</b> London.<p><b>ROLE MODEL:</b> “My grandmother Helen Horton was an actress; I looked up to her in …

Surgeons Find a Parasite Unlike Any They've Seen in Defector Who Escaped North Korea

As if they didn't have enough to worry about.<p>A North Korean defector shot five times while running across the border to South Korea has been found …

Kyrie Irving gives away jersey, sneakers to U.S. soldiers after scoring 25 vs. Nets

It was a pretty great day for Irving, and an even better one for two servicewomen who got to watch the game courtside.<p>Kyrie Irving gave away his Boston Celtics jersey and shoes to two U.S. Army soldiers who were in the crowd during the Brooklyn Nets’ Military Appreciation night, part of the NBA’s …

Basketball

Social media giants have 'moral duty' to tackle child abuse

<b>Tech companies need to do more to combat the "exponential" growth in child sexual exploitation online, Home Secretary Amber Rudd has said.</b><p>Ms Rudd said internet giants have a "moral duty" to act and need to work with smaller platforms used by child gamers where paedophiles operate.<p>She is to meet …

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent From $307 a Night, Ranked By Price

Check these out if you're in search of a beautiful, secluded getaway.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, …

Pump the Brakes? What Jason Peters’ Loss Means for the High-Flying Eagles

The lengthy injury cart procession early in the third quarter of Monday’s win over Washington helped prepare the Eagles mentally for Tuesday …

A Madoff Gets a Makeover, by Giving Them

In the TriBeCa neighborhood of Manhattan, several boutiques — the kind frequented by women of not just means, but considerable means — have a stack of thick gold-bordered cards next to the register.<p>They’re as large as cocktail napkins, but they’re business cards: too big to be slipped into a …

Erinn Hayes ‘Likes’ Tweets From Fans Pledging to Boycott ‘Kevin Can Wait’ After Cast Shakeup

<b>Erinn Hayes</b> is showing subtle support for fans pledging to boycott <i>Kevin Can Wait</i> after the actress was let go from the CBS sitcom after one …

Seth MacFarlane's awkward joke about Harvey Weinstein in 2013 makes total sense now

Harvey Weinstein's allegations of sexual harassment and assault were an open secret in Hollywood.<p>But in a few occasions, comedians seemed to use the …

CBS Exec Fired for Saying She’s Unsympathetic to ‘Country Music Fans’ in Las Vegas Attack

A legal executive at CBS was fired for saying that she was unsympathetic to the Republican, “gun-toting” country-music fans who were injured or …

Redskins players buy XBox for young fan wearing Colin Kaepernick jersey

Washington Redskins running backs Keith Marshall and Rob Kelley bought a 10-year-old boy who was wearing a Colin Kaepernick jersey an XBox earlier this week at a GameStop store in Sterling, Va.<p>Jaden Watts told <i>The Washington Post</i> that he was checking out the XBox price when Marshall and Kelley …

JabbaCado Toast, A Jabba the Hutt Avocado Toast Recipe That Even Han Solo Would Enjoy

Jenn Fujikawa of justJENN recipes has shared a tasty set of instructions on how to make JabbaCado Toast, a Jabba the Hutt themed avocado toast recipe …

Qualcomm suffers double defeat in fight against Apple

Qualcomm has suffered a blow in its patent royalty battle with Apple after losing two hearings.<p>The first hearing means that Qualcomm cannot force Apple’s manufacturing partners to make royalty payments before the total quantity of royalties are settled. The second means that it cannot stop Apple …

Apple

New Left Alive trailer shows off Square Enix’s survival action shooter

It looks more like Metal Gear than Front Mission<p>Square Enix released a new trailer for <i>Left Alive</i>, the company’s recently revealed survival action shooter, at Tokyo Game Show today that offers a glimpse of gameplay from next year’s title.<p><i>Left Alive</i> is reportedly set in the world of Square Enix’s …

Gwyneth Paltrow’s former chef reveals how she and ex Chris Martin ate ‘nothing’

She's the poster child for gluten-free, dairy-free, (fun-free?) living.<p>She practically sweats radioactive wellness (probably).<p>Now, Gwyneth Paltrow’s …

Steven Spielberg

Sabrina, The Teenage Witch Is Getting A Super-Dark Reboot

Culture<p>8 Things To Do With $1,000 To Better Your Future<p>Culture<p>I’m 27 And Get Botox—Here’s Why<p>Culture<p>11 Times <i>Sex And The City</i> Nailed Life In Your …

Comics

Neymar Left Barcelona to Escape Lionel Messi's Shadow, Says Jeremy Mathieu

Neymar left Barcelona in order to escape the shadow of Lionel Messi and increase his chances of winning the Ballon d'Or, according to former Blaugrana defender Jeremy Mathieu.<p>Frenchman Mathieu moved from the Camp Nou to Sporting CP in July and will face his former club in the UEFA Champions League …

Fat alchemists turn white to beige for weight loss

In ancient times, alchemists sought to convert one substance into another more highly prized substance, such as turning lead into gold. While we now …

Florida’s floodwater is full of poop bacteria — but a marine biologist says there's a bigger threat

Florida's floodwater is full of bacteria.<p>In the wake of hurricane Irma, more than 28 million gallons of treated and untreated sewage spilled into 22 counties across the state, according to pollution reports filed with the state's Department of Environmental Protection.<p>To put it simply, "the sewage …

Tiger Species Thought Extinct Is Possibly Spotted in Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Park rangers in Indonesia may have spotted an animal thought to live only in folklore and history books: a Javan tiger, declared extinct more than 40 years ago.<p>Rangers at Ujung Kulon National Park in West Java last month photographed a big cat unlike any previously seen in the …