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10+ Hilarious Reactions To Usain Bolt’s Winning Smile

Losing hurts, especially when you've trained for years and you're competing in front of billions of people around the globe. But losing to somebody …

Usain Bolt

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Google's new video-chatting app is finally here, but the best feature doesn't work for iPhone users

Google released a video calling app Tuesday to compete with the likes of Apple's FaceTime.<p>The tech giant first announced the app, Google Duo, at Google IO in May. It's a simple, one-to-one messaging app that doesn't come with a lot of fanfare — you simply scroll through your contacts to see who has …

Henry Cavill teases a black Superman suit for Justice League

Hey there boys and girls, before we even get started here: Spoiler warning for Batman V Superman. A movie which is so much better in its current …

Justice League

Starbucks Has a Plan For Evenings: Wine, Beer, and Small Plates

Starbucks is a beverage giant mostly known for selling that morning cup of coffee. The chain has spent years working on a plan to give customers a …

Uber’s Latest Update Places Food Delivery Front And Center

Uber is making it a lot easier to get lunch delivered with just a few taps. In the ride-hailing app’s most recent update, UberEats, the company’s food-delivery system, is being featured at the very top of the app.<p>When you open the app, you will be given the option of requesting a ride or food …

5 fascinating facts about breakfast

Here are five things you didn't know you wanted to know about the most important meal of your day.<p><b>Breakfast food is a surprisingly recent invention.</b><br>The concept of breakfast food didn't exist in the U.S. until the mid to late 1800s, according to Abigail Carroll, food historian and author of <i>Three</i> …

The 10 most dangerous foods people still put in their bodies

Strange but true: Eating raw cashew nuts in large amounts can be fatal<p>Jodie Gummow<p>August 14, 2015 7:00am (UTC)<p>Many of us take pride in experimenting with adventurous new foods, especially when we travel abroad. But, as tempting as these mysterious delicacies can often appear, some of them can make …

Outside Lands 2015 Food Awards

While other festivals fall back on fair-food staples like cotton candy, churros, and pretzels, Outside Lands takes almost as much care with its food offerings as its musical performances.<p>One of the many things that sets Outside Lands apart from other music festivals is its food. While other …

Cotton Candy

The Best Protein You Can Eat, According To Nutritionists

Don’t just settle for any old protein.<p>Protein is the key to keeping cravings at bay, building lean muscle and dropping those last few pounds. But according to a new review published in Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, it’s not just how much protein you eat that’s important: It's where …

7 Amazing Things That Happen to Your Body When You Give Up Soda

The Coca-Cola company has identified the culprit behind America’s weight problem. And it wants to put the blame on….you.<p>The world’s largest producer …

8 food myths that just won’t go away

Eggs are bad, low-fat is good, right? Here’s how science has debunked those and other persistent food myths<p>Larry Schwartz<p>August 17, 2015 10:58pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>In the past several decades, nutritional research has revealed the truth behind the health claims of …

Percy Harvin says his former Seahawks teammates were jealous

Now part of the Rex Ryan's school for wayward football players in Buffalo, Percy Harvin would like you to know it wasn't his fault things happened the way they did in Seattle. Plus, Geno is making the Jets mad and all kinds of other NFL news.<p><b>NOT HARVIN'S FAULT:</b> It's not Percy Harvin's fault that he …

Blue chip freshman QB transferring from USC even before first season

Good morning! It's your digest of what happened in college football this weekend.<p><b>A new Town.</b> USC confirms Ricky Town, one of the country's top-rated freshman QBs, is headed elsewhere after battling for snaps in fall camp.<p>Quarterbacks in clogged depth charts often transfer out, even former highly …

Rihanna calls foul on rumors she's dating Matt Barnes

Don't mess with Rihanna. She'll call you out.<p>Memphis Grizzlies forward Matt Barnes is finding out the hard way after seeming to confirm rumors the two were sort of an item. Rihanna shot back on Sunday, seeming to suggest the two hadn't even met.<p>Barnes and his estranged wife Gloria Govan both talked …

2015 NFL Predictions: Fantasy Studs and Duds at Every Position

The NFL preseason has begun, which means that fantasy league drafts are shifting into high gear. Chances are at this point you've completed a mock draft or two and are in the process of ranking your players.<p>Some players are just a great investment, while others immediately have red flags. We'll …

Paging Through the Knicks’ Summer Reading List

Where Fisher’s assignments focus on positive mentality, Jackson’s titles used to get a little more creative<p>LAS VEGAS—Along with packs of ice, Gatorade bottles and the occasional gym bag, it’s not uncommon for NBA players to be seen toting personal items out of practice sessions. Still, it was …

Basketball

POLL: Majority of NFL players think Tom Brady's suspension is too harsh

A lot of NFL players seem to think that Tom Brady's suspension was too harsh.<p>Tom Brady isn't the only one who believes that his four-game suspension …

Browns CB Justin Gilbert embarrassed in practice with Bills, Rex Ryan takes blame for fight

In other news from around training camp Monday, the Chiefs are down a couple of starting tackles and the Seahawks could be looking for QB help.<p>The Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns are working out this week in upstate New York before playing each other on Thursday. On the first day of workouts …

Football (U.S.)

Jabrill Peppers explains how it feels to touch the banner

Michigan football is "in a submarine" (That's how coach Jim Harbaugh described his team's profile after media day) as it goes through camp, but the athletics department's video department is hard at work promoting the program.<p>The latest results hit Twitter and feature Jabrill Peppers, who describes …

Eli Manning Reportedly Wants to Be Highest-Paid Player in NFL

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning has reached the top of the football mountain twice in his career. Now he wants to reach the top of the financial rankings in the NFL as well.<p>The two-time Super Bowl winner is set to be an unrestricted free agent following this season, per Spotrac.com, and Ian …

Robert Griffin III Says He Feels Like He's 'The Best Quarterback in the League'

Robert Griffin III closed out the Washington Redskins' final open practice of training camp Sunday in a sit-down interview with WJLA's Alex Parker (h/t the <i>Washington Post</i>'s Clinton Yates).<p>In it, Griffin showed glimpses of old and new, remaining painfully optimistic while also showing flashes of a …