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Dwyane Wade, Chris Long Respond to Fox News Anchor's LeBron James Comments

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade and Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Chris Long took aim Friday at Fox News anchor Laura Ingraham, who told LeBron James to "shut up and dribble" in light of comments he made about President Donald Trump.<p>"They use to try and hide it.. now the president has given …

Basketball

Point Stance: Pats Conspiracy Theories Are the NFL's UFOs

<i>Is the NFL in the bag for the Pats? The Eagles' band of brothers. And what the NFL really thinks of its college counterparts. All this and more in this week's 10-Point Stance.</i><p><b>1. The Patriots, Crackpot Ideas and the Truth</b><p>This is the age of conspiracy theories, and in the NFL, there is no bigger tin …

NFL

11 Fitness Myths That Are Doing More Harm Than Good

Whether you want to tone up, slim down, or boost your mood, you've likely taken a stab at tweaking your fitness routine.<p>Unfortunately, there's a lot …

Belichick and Saban: The Stories Behind Football’s Most Powerful Friendship

They agreed to meet in West Point, N.Y., at a little hotel with a name neither can remember. For two men with deep connections to Navy, the locale …

NFL

Point Stance: Tom Brady's the GOAT, but by How Much?

<i>Tom Brady puts an end to the GOAT debate, defense is all the rage again, and why the NFL has a rooting interest in the conference championship games. All that and more in this week's 10-Point Stance.</i><p><b>1. No Slowing Down</b><p>You're tired of the Patriots. So...damn...tired of them.<p>For those of you who are …

NFL

Don’t Listen to the NFL Playoffs: You Still Need a Quarterback

The final four NFL teams give us a nice snapshot of what it takes to succeed in a given era. Philadelphia Eagles general manager Howie Roseman once …

NFL

I Scouted the Patriots Using Steve Belichick’s Scouting Manual. Here’s What I Learned

FOXBORO, Mass. — I felt my chances of getting hired by the Patriots slipping away.<p>My trial assignment—to analyze the divisional-round playoff game …

NFL

Kaepernick responds to critics who bashed him but 'honor' MLK

Colin them hypocrites.<p>Polarizing former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick retweeted a number of posts that called out the hypocrisy of people who …

Klansman who orchestrated Mississippi Burning killings dies in prison

CLOSE<p>Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood says he and the FBI have closed their investigation into the Ku Klux Klan's 1964 killings of James Chaney, …

Report: Scientists Find Alzheimer's Treatment While Trying To Cure Diabetes

<b>(CBS Local)</b> — Although their goal was to cure diabetes, scientists may have stumbled onto a new medication to help treat the devastating effects of …

Alzheimer's Disease

These subtle cues are what make sick people look sick

The next time a friend tells you that you look sick, hear the person out. We are better than chance at detecting illness in others simply by looking at their faces, according to new research led by a Swedish psychologist.<p>“We can detect subtle cues related to the skin, eyes and mouth,” said John …

Psychology

By the Numbers...the Rose Bowl win

<b>1</b> – With the win on Monday over Oklahoma, Georgia earned a spot in the College Football Championship and a chance to finish No. 1 for the first time …

Why the Vikings are a Super Bowl Favorite

What does it take to win the Super Bowl? Well, if you or I could answer with repeatable certainty, we’d probably be a lot richer, but the truth is …

For nearly 50 years, two Vietnam vets kept alive a New Year's Eve pact

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hunkered in a Vietnam bunker, with rockets and mortar shells raining down, the two Marines made a pact.<p>It was New year's Eve, 1968. And they promised that if they survived the war and made it home alive, the two would call each other every New Year's Eve.<p>And they did. For nearly half a …

Vietnam

Ref who ejected Kentucky star RB explains mind-boggling ejection in Music City Bowl

Nothing the referee said Friday made his ejection decision any clearer<p>Apparently, refusing help up off the field is grounds for ejection -- or so …

Benny

Man shares heartbreaking story about zipping daughter into body bag following heroin overdose

An Ohio man shared a heartbreaking post about his daughter's death after she overdosed on heroin on Christmas Eve.<p>In a Facebook post Tuesday, Tim Sherman of Eastlake, Ohio, shared the story of his daughter Karisten Sherman's struggle with heroin addiction. Sherman said he believed Karisten had been …

Argument Over a Call of Duty Wager Match Leads to a Deadly Swatting Incident After False Address Posted | Esports News & Videos

<b>An argument between two competitive Call of Duty players has lead to a man being killed by police in Kansas after authorities were incorrectly</b> …

Chris Long Doesn't Want to Be Your Anti-Colin Kaepernick

The Eagles defensive end who donated his entire salary to charity isn't here for Kap-bashing.<p>Chris Long has been getting a lot of attention since he appeared on <i>CBS This Morning</i> earlier in December. The segment focused on the Eagles defensive end's charitable donations and giving back to his …

How Racism May Cause Black Mothers To Suffer The Death Of Their Infants

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>This story contains language that may be offensive.</i><p>In February 2009, Samantha Pierce became pregnant with twins. It was a time when things were going really well in her life.<p>She and her husband had recently gotten married. They had good jobs.<p>"I was a kick-ass community organizer," …

Pregnancy

Woman Says Hotel Charged $350 For Giving A Negative Review

<b>CBS Local —</b> A customer at an Indiana hotel is claiming that she was charged $350 and threatened with a lawsuit in retaliation for the negative review …

Women are rarely accused of sexual harassment, and there's a reason why

In the fire-hose torrent of sexual harassment scandals we are staggering under these days, one thing stands out as a common factor in all the cases: The accused are men.<p>"One of the reasons it is men who harass women, and sometimes other men, is that this is about power and overwhelmingly …

Sexual Harassment

F.C.C. Repeals Net Neutrality Rules

WASHINGTON — The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to dismantle rules regulating the businesses that connect consumers to the internet, granting broadband companies the power to potentially reshape Americans’ online experiences.<p>The agency scrapped the so-called net neutrality …

Net Neutrality

The Movies That Had the Hubris to Open the Same Week as the Star Wars Films

Though it may not seem like it, <i>Star Wars: The Last Jedi</i> is not the only film opening this weekend. There’s also <i>Ferdinand</i>, an animated bull movie …

Photo captures the exact moment Obama learned of the Sandy Hook shooting

Former President Barack Obama has said the worst day of his presidency was December 14, 2012, the day a gunman killed 20 first graders and six adults at an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut.<p>Pete Souza, the former chief official White House photographer, captured the powerful moment in the …

Guns

Behold The Most Hilarious Wildlife Photos of 2017

Wildlife photographer Tibor Kércz would spend a few nights each year camped out in a tent near a tree, hoping to capture photos of little owls and …

Morgan Spurlock's 'Super Size Me 2' pulled from Sundance, dropped by YouTube

Morgan Spurlock's latest documentary, his follow-up to his 2004 hit <i>Super Size Me,</i> will not premiere at the Sundance Film Festival as planned.<p>The remaining partners in Spurlock's production company said Friday that they pulled <i>Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!</i> from the January Sundance slate in the …

Sexual Harassment

A viewer called Atlanta news anchor Sharon Reed the n-word. She responded on air.

On Tuesday night all of Atlanta was anxiously waiting out the results of the city’s mayoral election, a nail-biter shot through with racial and historical implications.<p>Two city councilwomen — Mary Norwood and Keisha Lance Bottoms — were up for the city’s top job, with fewer than 800 votes giving …

Elections

Rapper Jim Jones named minority owner of Richmond Roughriders, invites Colin Kaepernick to play

RICHMOND, Va. -- Rapper Jim Jones was introduced Thursday as one of the newest minority owners of the Richmond Roughriders and he didn’t waste any …