Rob Freeberg

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NFL Mock Draft 2017: Projecting Landing Spots For Top QB Prospects

The NFL season is just heading into Week 12, but it’s becoming easier to match team needs with available prospects. I’ll be doing a series of mock drafts over the next several weeks with a concentration on positions, roles, schools and more.<p>Let’s kick things off with a look at the potential landing …

The Biggest Issue That Carried Trump to Victory

Wisconsin has not voted for a Republican presidential candidate since 1984. Pennsylvania and Michigan have not done so since 1988. Yet on Tuesday, …

Dallas Cowboys: Dak Prescott vs. Carson Wentz: The ultimate tale of the tape | SportsDay

Dak Prescott vs. Carson Wentz: The ultimate tale of the tape<p>This Story is About...<p>Dak Prescott vs. Carson Wentz. Football fans are going to get to …

The Life Of A Night Watchman Is Way Creepier Than You Think

Working the night watch probably conjures a very specific image in your mind -- namely, catching up on your <i>Sherlock / My Little Pony</i> erotic crossover …

Crime

The Onion - America’s Finest News Source

NEW YORK—Finding himself unable to tolerate the continuing stubborn refusal to address the real issues at hand, apartment dweller Jordan Stills has …

Jeff Bezos

Late-Blooming Dad Just Now Getting Into Civil War History

BETHESDA, MD—Admitting they had begun to think it might never happen, the family of local 57-year-old Doug Reeves told reporters Wednesday the …

Ease Back-to-School Jitters: DIY Worry Monsters

Back to school.Three words I dread. Does anyone else get back-to-school jitters?Going back to school means saying good-bye to the relaxing feel of …

New Baylor AD Says He Will Fix Program Because He Has Daughters, Just Like The Last One

The introduction today of Baylor’s incoming athletics director, Mack Rhoades, included the expected platitudes about change and doing things the …

Behold! This is the world's thinnest laptop

HP claims it's the thinnest laptop in the world, beating the MacBook Air at its own game. And just as its exterior is luxurious, its specs are premium, too.<p>It's not priced for the budget laptop shoppers, but it's not designed for them, either. Rather, it's for people who care about how their laptop …

5 Ridiculous Lies You Believe About Ancient Civilizations

Since not all of us decided to tell our parents we'd be moving back home in four years by majoring in classics, much of what we know about ancient …

Ancient History

W2W4: San Jose Sharks at St. Louis Blues, Game 1

ST. LOUIS -- After a few days of waiting, the Western Conference finals kick off between two franchises, the St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks, …

Dallas Cowboys: Bob Sturm's 2016 NFL draft series: Big, physical WR Michael Thomas could help Dez Bryant torture Cowboys opponents | SportsDay

Bob Sturm's 2016 NFL draft series: Big, physical WR Michael Thomas could help Dez Bryant torture Cowboys opponents<p>This Story is About...<p><i>I have never</i> …

Barca into Cup semis, Celta Vigo dump Atletico out

Copa del Rey holders Barcelona had to weather a first-half storm from Athletic Bilbao before progressing to the semi-finals for the seventh consecutive season with a 3-1 win to seal a 5-2 aggregate victory.<p>Atletico Madrid failed to make the last four, though, as they conceded three goals for the …

The moves that make Carolina unique -- and a Super Bowl team

The NFL tends to be a copycat league. When the Patriots found success on offense with the combination of Rob Gronkowski and Aaron Hernandez at tight …

NFL

St. Louis passes final piece of public financing for NFL stadium

ST. LOUIS -- The final piece of the public financing for St. Louis' NFL stadium proposal passed Friday, giving the city a proposal to give to the NFL …

NFL

Sorry, Portland, but you brought Californians and gentrification and everything else you hate on yourself

<b>Sorry, Portland, but you brought Californians and gentrification and everything else you hate on yourself.</b> You practically demanded that things be this way. See, there’s a detail about the Portland gentrification problem that lifetime residents consistently leave out when demonizing California for all of their city’s woes. In 1999, home builders in <i>Portland</i> pressured the Oregon Home Builders Association to lobby the state senate to impose a ban on something called inclusionary zoning. What’s …

What you can learn from Moe Norman, the best ball-striker golf has ever seen

To some, the Canadian Open conjures images of Tiger Woods' famous bunker shot in 2000, arguably the greatest shot in the 14-time major winner's career. Others know it as the tournament that eluded Jack Nicklaus, as the Golden Bear finished runner-up seven times without finding the winner's circle. …

Dustin Johnson's redemption tour continues with opening round 65

UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. -- When you watch Dustin Johnson speak, with a tranquil cadence that barely permits any inflection, much less emotion, it's difficult to remember that this is the same person who has lived a remarkably turbulent life. Legal troubles dogged him in his teens after he helped …

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Calculate how long you’d have to live if zombies rise up somewhere in the U.S.

When the zombies come, it will be helpful to know just how long you have to grab guns, hop in your bite-proof S.U.V., and get the hell out of …

Xiaomi Showed Its Customers A Map Of India That Made Them Furious

Officially the most valuable startup in the world, the company is growing at a rapid rate by selling high-quality, low-cost smartphones and other devices. (It has been described as the "Apple of China" and has also been accused of stealing Apple's designs.) The growing market in India is key to …

Salesforce.com Will Soon Reveal Its Next $1 Billion Initiative: Healthcare

The Benioffs have been working with the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) on building this hospital since 2010.<p>It turns out that all that exposure to the way hospitals do business has given Benioff ideas.<p>His company is set to announce in November a new initiative to sell cloud …

How machine learning is saving lives while saving hospitals money

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Credit: Shutterstock / JCD<p>When most people leave the hospital after a lengthy stay, they probably assume they won’t be coming …

23andMe Ticked Off FDA Regulators. How Smart Health-Care Startups Win Them Over | Inc.com

During the government shutdown last fall, a slice of the Silicon Valley startup crowd was almost gleeful at the fact that they didn't know what was going on in Washington and didn't think it was their job to care.<p>You can bet none of those people were running health care startups. While other …

Rural carriers start connecting customers to doctors via mobile video chat

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Shutterstock / Poprotskiy Alexey<p>If you’re a Cellular One customer in Louisiana or Texas and need to talk to a doctor, …

Health Care Year in Review: What's Old, What's New

Somehow the end of the year is almost upon us. The holiday season is just around the corner and people are already reflecting on the past 10 months.<p>A …

The 50 Best Colleges In America

For our fifth annual list of the Best Colleges in America, we asked our readers — professionals in a variety of industries — what they consider to be the best colleges in America.<p>And for the fourth year in a row, they rated the <b>Massachusetts Institute of Technology</b> as the number one college in …

A Health Plan’s Guide To Understanding “Member Balance Seekers”

Insurers must take into account how healthcare consumers make decisions and what they prioritize in terms of plan offerings.