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UFC under spotlight after Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz test positive for steroids and marijuana respectively

In the wake of Jon Jones' cocaine issues these two legends of UFC being caught will place further pressure on the sport to act<p>The <b>UFC</b> is facing a crisis as Anderson Silva, widely regarded as the greatest of all time in mixed martial arts, and his opponent Nick Diaz from Saturday night's Las Vegas …

Rafael Nadal insists he will be '100 per cent' for Australian Open and targets December return for training

After operation to remove appendix, and stem cell therapy on his troublesome back, Spaniard says being fit for Melbourne is realistic objective<p><b>Rafael Nadal</b> has announced that he will return to training on December 1, and insists that he will be at 100 per cent for the Australian Open in January. …

Ukraine conflict: Russia 'will seek fresh truce at talks'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1139000/1139553_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1527187632_66d8cf3b6ad127660f45aac8254b8d7f<p><b>Russia has more than 9,000 soldiers and 500 tanks, heavy artillery and armoured personnel carriers in eastern Ukraine, President Petro Poroshenko has</b> …

Russia

Does chilly weather really cause a cold?

Maybe Mom was right all along.<p>Although generations of parents have warned their children that venturing into the cold without a hat will make them sick, scientists have long understood that viruses cause the common cold, and that they can strike in all seasons.<p>Now, however, new research suggests …

Biology

The Prisoner of Capitol Hill

Can John Boehner save House Republicans from themselves?<p>T<b>he longest hour of John Boehner’s career</b> began after noon on January 3, 2013. Boehner, perpetually besieged by his party’s right wing, was waiting to find out if he would win reelection as speaker of the House, and he was facing an …

Tea Party

17 Ways to Make a New Year's Resolution You'll Actually Keep

Many of us who have used this time of year to turn our bodies around have fallen into the same cycle of failure: We’re frustrated with our size or …

Fitness