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Week 9 Will Be True Test of Jim Harbaugh's Leadership at Michigan

Asked at his Monday press conference about the controversial ejection of linebacker Joe Bolden for targeting that preceded Michigan State's improbable win over his team the last time it played, Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh opted for an odd analogy.<p>"Not into the 'if this, if that' type of …

College Football

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Online Life

Uber's co-founder just launched a new app to make your commute cheaper, easier and better for the environment

Salazar was Uber's founding CTO and third cofounder alongside Garrett Camp and Travis Kalanick. Salazar and Camp attended business school together; the pair built Uber's first prototype with another school friend, Conrad Whelan. Salazar departed the company amicably soon after it launched.<p>Ride, …

There's a Brand New Duggar Baby in the World

Jill Duggar welcomed her first child, Israel, on Monday night.<p>[instagram align="center" ]https://instagram.com/p/1LtFA_mlc5/?taken-by=duggarfam [/instagram]<p>At this point, the Duggar family has gone way past <i>19 Kids and Counting</i>. Jill Duggar, one of the oldest siblings in the TLC-starring family, …

7 killed in Illinois plane crash while returning from NCAA tournament

Seven people -- including Illinois State University's associate head basketball coach and a deputy athletics director -- died in a small plane crash in Illinois Tuesday while returning home from the NCAA basketball tournament final in Indianapolis.<p>The Cessna 414 took off from Indianapolis and …

Battlefield Modders Working on New 50v50 FPS Called Squad

A group of modders best known for the impressive Battlefield 2 mod Project Reality are at work on a new first-person shooter for PC that pits two teams of 50 players against one another.<p>Squad, as it's called, was recently listed on Steam Greenlight in the hopes of being available through Steam upon …

California Water Board Says February Savings Were Worst Yet

California's water board said Tuesday that February was the worst month for conservation since officials began tracking savings efforts nine months ago in response to the state's historic drought. Figures reported by local water departments showed statewide reductions of just 3 percent in February …

Apple wants you to avoid product launch lines

Apple no longer wants you to wait in long lines during product launches -- in fact, it would sometimes prefer that you stay at home. An Angela Ahrendts memo leaked to <i>Business Insider</i> shows that the company is going to steer you toward using either the Apple Store app or its online store to buy …

Apple Watch

Tiger Woods will play Masters Par-3 contest with his kids

Tiger Woods will take part, with his two kids as caddies, in the family-friendly Par-3 contest Wednesday at the Masters.<p>The metamorphosis of Tiger Woods from guarded recluse to comfortable, easygoing jammer may be complete when Tiger Woods plays the annual Masters Par-3 contest with his two …

Kanye West Settles With Photographer Over Airport Attack

<i>Photo by Erez Avissar</i><p>In the summer of 2013, Kanye West was charged with misdemeanors of criminal battery and attempted grand theft after allegedly attacking a photographer at Los Angeles International Airport. He pled not guilty, was sentenced to two years probation, and gave an entirely …

Snoop Dogg Joins Raekwon on Tough New Song '1,2 1,2'

Raekwon's long-awaited sixth album, <i>Fly International Luxurious Art</i>, is packed with special guests, but an appearance from Snoop Dogg may be the best …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Is this the end of launch lines at the Apple store?

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>When eras end, fear and sadness prevail.<p>We mutter morosely that these times will never be again, as we realize that we are getting old. We fear, too, that there will now be a void that we can only fill with …

Apple Store

15 Mexican police killed in gang ambush

Five more officers were wounded in Monday's assault, which took place on a twisting rural highway near the village of Soyatan as a convoy carrying the elite state police unit headed to Guadalajara, Mexico's second biggest city.<p>Authorities suspect the powerful "Jalisco New Generation Drug Cartel" …

Warren Buffett Adds To Automotive Bets With $560 Million Axalta Investment

Berkshire Hathaway's Warren Buffett is increasing his investment in the recovering U.S. automotive sector, this time by taking a $560 million stake in Axalta Coating Systems, a 145-year old seller of coatings for cars, SUV’s and commercial vehicles.<p>The investment comes as Axalta’s private equity …

Investing

Google 'looking at buying Twitter'

Twitter shares jump on reports Google has approached the social network about a possible takeover<p>More than $1.5bn (£1bn) was added to the value of <b>Twitter</b> on Tuesday following reports <b>Google</b> could launch a bid for the social network.<p>Shares in Twitter jumped 4.8pc on reports the US company had hired …

Inside Slant: Vikings are sitting on Adrian Peterson -- as they should

<i>(For all Inside Slant posts, follow this link.)</i><p>PHOENIX -- This is not a drill. They're not joking. The Minnesota Vikings really do want Adrian …

Families of Mexico's missing students will march in L.A.

Families of 43 students kidnapped and presumed to have been massacred in Mexico have embarked on caravans throughout the U.S., with a march scheduled Sunday in Los Angeles to bring attention to the case.<p>Several family members and two survivors of the ambush that led to the kidnapping plan to march …

NCAA bracket 2015 update: North Carolina and Notre Dame keep the ACC perfect

The ACC was the story of the day on the NCAA Tournament's first Saturday, as the conference moved to a perfect 9-0 in the Big Dance and sent three teams to the Sweet 16.<p>Half of the field for the Sweet 16 is set after a first Saturday of the NCAA Tournament which saw a No. 1 seed fall for the first …

Pharrell: 'Happiness is your birthright' - CNN Video

Musician Pharrell Williams speaks at the United Nations to celebrate the International Day of Happiness.

Barbosa steps up as Warriors knock off red-hot Jazz

After every Warriors practice, Leandro Barbosa leads the reserves through a series of shooting drills or three-on-three competitions.<p>His message doesn’t change during the workouts, “We’ve got to be ready when our number is called.”<p>Warriors head coach Steve Kerr called Saturday night for extended …

Apple Surpassed Samsung As Global Phone Market Leader, Says Report

For the fourth quarter of 2014, Apple reported a record-breaking profit of $18 billion — which is the largest ever reported by a public company – while Samsung said its profits actually dropped 37% year-on-year. After those results, there was speculation that Apple had become the world’s largest …

International study of 15,000 penises is being used to reassure men concerned they are not within the ‘normal range’<p>The enduring question now has a scientific answer: 13.12 centimetres (5.16 inches) in length when erect, and 11.66cm (4.6 inches) around, according to an analysis of more than 15,000 …

Anti-Social Behaviour

Apple iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S6 hands-on comparison (Video)

Believe it or not, there’s an iPhone 6 in that pile of smartphones shown in the image above and we’re going to compare it to Samsung’s newly announced Galaxy S6. Which one would you prefer? More importantly, what are the major differences between these two devices? Well, let’s go ahead and find out…<p>…

Netflix buys Oscar-tipped Idris Elba drama Beasts of No Nation for $12m

In a bold and expensive move, Netflix has bought the worldwide rights for the hotly anticipated new film Beasts of No Nation for $12m in a busy bidding war.<p>The film, based on the bestselling novel by Uzodinma Iweala, stars Idris Elba and comes from Cary Fukunaga, acclaimed director of Jane Eyre and …

Entertainment

Google's co-founders are about to sell $4.4 billion worth of shares

It's basically an extension of a plan that was previously in place but expired at the end of January.<p>As of January 30, 2015, Brin and Page held approximately 44.6 million shares of Google Class B stock and another 44.6 million shares of Class C stock.<p>Under the new trading plan just filed, they will …

Magic Johnson criticizes Lakers, Jim Buss once again

On Tuesday, Magic Johnson lashed out against Lakers owner/executive Jim Buss.<p>"[He's] trying to do it himself, trying to prove to everybody that this was the right decision, that 'my dad gave me the reins,' and he's not consulting anybody," Johnson said on ESPN's "First Take."<p>After the passing of …

Magic Johnson

Tomas Berdych ousts Rafael Nadal from Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — Rafael Nadal is out of the Australian Open, beaten 6-2, 6-0, 7-6 (5) in the quarterfinals by seventh-seeded Tomas Berdych on Tuesday.<p>The third-seeded Nadal, a 14-time Grand Slam singles champion, said before the tournament that his lack of match fitness because of injuries …

Kobe Bryant to undergo season-ending surgery for torn rotator cuff

Kobe Bryant will undergo surgery Wednesday to repair a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder, ending his 19th season with the Lakers a little past its halfway point.<p>Bryant's last three seasons have been cut short because of injury, starting with a torn Achilles' tendon in April 2013, then a …

San Antonio

Jon Jones Speaks for 1st Time After Failed Drug Test

Jon Jones was once advertised by Nike as “Not Quite Human,” but recent events have proved that the 27-year-old UFC champ is every bit as flawed and culpable as any of us.<p>It seems like yesterday Jones was hoisting the light heavyweight title, grinning ear to ear after having defeated his greatest …

NFL investigating Patriots' footballs

The NFL is investigating whether the New England Patriots intentionally deflated footballs during their victory over the Indianapolis Colts in …