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This Slow Cooker Chicken Cacciatore Is Calling Your Name

If you love chicken cacciatore but don't love having to watch it simmer on the stove, this recipe is for you. You can prep all the ingredients, add …

Safest Bet in Sports: Men Complaining About a Female Announcer’s Voice

CHICAGO — “Shrill.”<p>“Grating.”<p>“Like listening to my ex nag me.”<p>“Sounds like my mom yelling at me.”<p>Women in sports broadcasting are used to men criticizing their voices. In my three years in sports radio, I’ve had more men complain about my voice than everything else about me combined — and trust me, …

12 Classic Slow Cooker Recipes Every Cook Should Know

My younger brother just bought a slow cooker and texted me late one night asking for advice on classic slow cooker recipes he should know. Of course …

Cooking

NASA's Hubble spots "pitch black" planet lurking beyond our solar system

WASP-12b orbits a Sun-like star 1,400 light-years from Earth and is "black as fresh asphalt"<p>NASA's Hubble telescope has discovered an exoplanet that …

Melting permafrost in the Arctic is unlocking diseases and warping the landscape

The consequences of climate change can be weird and apocalyptic.<p>You can find evidence of a changing climate everywhere on Earth. But nowhere are the changes more dramatic than in the Arctic.<p>Our world’s northern polar region is warming twice as fast as the global average. And the consequences are …

Jupiter's vividly glowing auroras have a mysterious power source

Electrons fired at up to 400,000 volts<p>For the first time ever, NASA’s Juno spacecraft has spotted electrons being fired down into Jupiter’s atmosphere at up to 400,000 volts. That’s an enormous amount of energy that gives rise to the planet’s glowing auroras. These incredibly high voltages, …

Here's the Trick to Making Golden, Juicy Chicken Breast

<b>Pat the chicken dry and season with salt and pepper.</b> Thoroughly dry the chicken on all sides with paper towels. Season with the salt and pepper on …

Recipes

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves target just one group of muscles, such as the biceps or …

Watch: Brad Stevens Says He Read Isaiah Thomas' Letter 'Like an 11-Year-Old Kid'

In a letter for The Players' Tribune, Isaiah Thomas explained all the emotions he felt after being traded from the Celtics to the Cavaliers. He …

The Very Best Upper-Body Exercise

The Pullover, Reinvented<p>Pullovers Work Damn Near Everything<p>Pullovers are one of the most underrated exercises. Besides improving stability and …

2017 US Open: Keys vs. Kanepi Match Highlights

Tennis: keys joins american march into us open fourth round

Alexis Sanchez 'tired of being criticised' following Arsenal transfer saga and Chile defeat

Alexis Sanchez has said he is 'tired of telling the world everything is well' following Chile's World Cup qualifier defeat to Bolivia.<p>The 1-0 defeat came less than a week after Sanchez failed to secure a summer move to Manchester City after Arsenal missed out on a deal to sign Thomas Lemar as his …

Son of Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf commits to USC baseball

Jaden Agassi might not have followed in his parents' footsteps as a professional tennis player, but he does have their athletic genes.<p>The 15-year-old son of Andre Agassi and Steffi Graf announced on Instagram that he had committed to play baseball at Southern California. He is USC's ninth …

Indians roll to 13th straight win, MLB's longest streak this season

CHICAGO -- Jose Ramirez hit two more homers, Austin Jackson also connected and the Cleveland Indians beat the White Sox 9-4 on Tuesday night for …

US Open results 2017: Venus Williams into semifinals after 3-set win over Petra Kvitova

In a quarterfinal matchup, Venus Williams and Petra Kvitova battled three sets before the former took her spot in the semifinals.<p>Venus Williams was pushed to three sets once again, but she prevailed in Tuesday’s quarterfinal match against Petra Kvitova, 6-3, 3-6, 7-6(2). She is now into the …

U.S. men's national team manages crucial tie in World Cup qualifier vs. Honduras

SAN PEDRO SULA, Honduras – The current version of the United States men’s soccer team is not the greatest in the program’s history, is not packed with world-beaters and is not especially confident right now.<p>But it has one critical and unshakable thing going for it.<p>It doesn’t give up.<p>Against …

Soccer

Ray Lewis: Colin Kaepernick's girlfriend played role in him not getting Ravens' quarterback job

A tweet from Colin Kaepernick's girlfriend may have played a role in preventing the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback from getting a job with the Baltimore Ravens, according to former football great Ray Lewis.<p>Lewis was one of several people Ravens owner Steve Bisciotti and general manager …

Seahawks' Michael Bennett claims police drew guns, used excessive force in Vegas incident

Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett claimed, through a social media post, that he was racially profiled and the victim of excessive force by officers from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department following the boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Aug. …

NFL

Associated Press News

Ezekiel Elliott suspension: What we know now about Cowboys RB's legal battle

Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott is eligible to play in Sunday's season-opening game against the New York Giants, although an NFL-appointed arbitrator upheld his six-game suspension Tuesday after an appeal. Meanwhile, the NFL Players Association is seeking a temporary restraining order …

NFL

Players continue to push NFL into national debate on race

The allegations are chilling; the alleged videotape disturbing.<p>Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett’s troubling social media description of the “excessive use of force” he said he endured at the hands of officers from the Las Vegas Police Department last month is a fitting reminder that …

Michael Bennett

Martellus Bennett Brought to Tears, Left Meeting After Seeing Video of Michael

Packers tight end Martellus Bennett said he started crying and had to leave meetings after seeing the video of his brother Michael's incident with a …

Juan Martín del Potro Upends Roger Federer and Disrupts an Anticipated Showdown

New York has hosted many grand events, from Broadway spectacles and heavyweight prize fights to World Series and World’s Fairs. It has also been the stage for compelling tennis matches involving the likes of Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova, John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg.<p>But in an odd twist of …

Report: Ezekiel Elliott’s Six Game Suspension Upheld

A resolution has finally been reached in the Ezekiel Elliott case.<p>Arbitrator Harold Henderson ruled that Elliott’s six-game suspension from the NFL …

NFL

What happens if Kim attacks? 5 things to know about North Korea

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea tested a hydrogen bomb on Sunday, raising fears that Pyongyang is getting close to constructing a nuclear-tipped missile that could reach the US.<p>The weapon was the most powerful North Korea has tested to date, with separate estimates putting the explosive yield at 50 or 120 …

North Korea

Pele Challenges Cristiano Ronaldo To Score More Than His 1,283 Goals

Brazil legend Pele has set Cristiano Ronaldo a target to match his own prolific goalscoring record.<p>The Real Madrid forward took his international …

Massive black hole discovered near heart of the Milky Way

Astronomers find evidence of enormous black hole one hundred thousand times more massive than the sun in a gas cloud near the galaxy’s centre<p>An enormous black hole one hundred thousand times more massive than the sun has been found hiding in a toxic gas cloud wafting around near the heart of the …

Black Holes

Ezekiel Elliott: Tiffany Thompson bragged to me about sleeping with Lucky Whitehead

The woman who accused Ezekiel Elliott of assaulting her on multiple occasions has apparently had interactions with another NFL player, and Elliott …

Tip: 4 Challenging New Ways to Do Sit-Ups

Turn the sit-up into a full upper-body exercise with these tough new exercises.<p>Hit your abs in a new way by doing these upper body movements at the …