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5 Things I Learned From Working in a Restaurant Kitchen

<i>Today: Our Community Manager Catherine Lamb shares the lessons she's learned from working in a restaurant kitchen.</i><p>For the past six months, I've spent my Saturdays working in a restaurant kitchen. I'm a "trail" or, if you're fancy and French, a "stage," which makes me basically a part-time …

Report: The Cavs are a flaming mess

Luol Deng is reportedly disgusted with unprofessionalism, Dion Waiters reportedly kicked out practice.<p>The <i>New York Daily News</i> reports of more strife …

10 Things in Nature That Are Not the Color You'd Expect

Blue lava? A blood-red waterfall? The natural world is full of surprises. If you think you've finally figured out Mother Nature, think again.<p>Blue lava? A blood-red waterfall? The natural world is full of surprises. If you think you've finally figured out Mother Nature, think again.

Did Google punish Expedia for pulling a Rap Genius move?

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The eternal misunderstanding of Dwight Howard, the basketball player

The 28-year-old center is free of what troubled him in L.A., and he's having another great season for the Rockets.<p>Somewhere along the way, the sideshow surrounding Dwight Howard trumped his game. It wasn't just one thing.<p>It was the on-again off-again trade demands in Orlando, and the way the news …

Kevin Durant scored a career-high 54 last night - here's his shot chart http://t.co/65JFZxEmtr

A brief history of Washington's Jan Vesely airballing free throws

Washington big man Jan Vesely has only been in the league a few years, but he’s making a strong case as one of the most troubled free throw shooters in NBA history. Vesely doesn’t get to the line often — he’s attempted 28 free throws all season — and that’s probably a good thing. Saturday night …

Report: Celtics expected to trade Rajon Rondo

Rajon Rondo is back from ACL surgery for the Boston Celtics, so Rajon Rondo is back to being actively involved in trade rumors.<p>Rajon Rondo is back …

Nene Dunks on LeBron James

It's not often that LeBron James is on the receiving end of a posterizing dunk, but that happened to be the case on Wednesday night, when Washington Wizards big man Nene flushed one right over the league's reigning MVP off of a dish from John Wall.<p>The Wizards defeated the Heat, 114-97, to hand …

Steph Curry is good at throwing basketballs into hoops from long distances

We get it, Steph. You can hit long-range shots. We're not impressed anymore. (ACTUALLY, WE'RE LIKE THE MOST IMPRESSED.)<p>You know how Stephen Curry is, like, preposterously good at throwing basketballs into basketball baskets from far away? Like, you know, how he shot 45.3 percent while taking 7.7 …

Greg Oden appears in basketball game, dunks, in 2014

Greg Oden is playing in an actual basketball game! Really!<p>Here's Greg Oden playing in a basketball game. The Heat are getting destroyed, but Greg Oden dunked! Seriously, he dunked! How awesome is that?<p>LOOK AT GREG ODEN DUNK!<p>And again!

Bulls Coach Tom Thibodeau Plays Jimmy Butler Franchise-Record 60 Minutes in Game

Carmelo Anthony leads the NBA in minutes per game at a whopping 39.3. On Wednesday night, Jimmy Butler made 39 minutes look like a Sunday stroll.<p>In a three-overtime victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday, the Chicago Bulls' wing logged a ridiculous 60 minutes. It went down as a team …

Mark Cuban wants parting gift

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is at high risk to be fined by the league before the month is out.<p>So says Mark Cuban.<p>In an interview with ESPN.com …

Looking Back at the History of NBA All-Star Uniforms

On Thursday, the NBA and Adidas unvealed the new uniforms for the 2014 All-Star Game, which feature sleeves for the first time. In honor of the announcement, here's a quick look back through the years at the game's uniforms.<p><b>1951</b><p><b>1955</b><p><b>1961</b><p><b>1965</b><p><b>1971</b><p><b>1975</b><p><b>1980</b><p><b>1981</b><p><b>1982</b><p><b>1985</b><p><b>1986</b><p><b>1987</b><p><b>1988</b><p><b>1989</b><p><b>1990</b><p><b>1991</b><p><b>1992</b><p><b>1993</b><p><b>1994</b><p>…

Thunder prevail after Rockets set record for futility in 2nd half

HOUSTON -- Oklahoma City coach Scott Brooks showed his team each of the 12 3-pointers Houston made in its 73-point first half Thursday night.<p>The …

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Amar'e Stoudemire, Kenyon Martin could miss multiple games for Knicks

Stoudemire and Martin both suffered left ankle injuries in an ugly loss to the Pacers, while Tim Hardaway Jr. hurt his left wrist.<p>If losing 117-89 to the Indiana Pacers on Thursday night wasn't bad enough, the New York Knicks may also be without big men Amar'e Stoudemire and Kenyon Martin the next …

Nerlens Noel Discusses His Recovery and Potential Return This Season

This week, the Philadelphia 76ers cleared Nerlens Noel for one-on-one contact, a significant step in his left ACL recovery process as he attempts to make his NBA debut this season.<p>The team made the decision after Noel, the No. 6 pick in last year's draft, went last week with Sixers head athletic …

NBA news roundup: Mikhail Prokhorov responds to critics, Nerlens Noel still likely to sit season?

Prokhorov says it's not a big deal that he doesn't go to many Nets games. Meanwhile, Noel could still miss the entire season despite a recent report saying he could be ready to return in four-to-six weeks.<p>The Brooklyn Nets have come under a lot of fire this year due to their poor start, but Russian …

Rajon Rondo to be on minutes restriction in return from injury

The Celtics will smartly be cautious with Rondo's minutes as he returns from an ACL injury on Friday.<p>Boston Celtics star point guard Rajon Rondo will be on a minutes restriction when he makes his much anticipated return from an ACL injury against the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.<p>Celtics …

Will This Helicopter Truck Fly?

It could be the future of military rescue.<p>It's a lot easier to "leave no man behind" when the rescue crew is robotic. Advanced Tactics, an El Segundo-based firm, plans to test a remotely operated, transforming, flying, driving evacuation vehicle early this year. It's not quite a drone, but it's not …

Dear Chris Kaman: GET OUT OF MY WAY. Sincerely, Blake Griffin.

Bitcoin’s Future Foretold By Developer Momentum

If you think developers predict the future then there is more reason to believe that Bitcoin is the real deal. The crypto currency is a hit with developers, according to data collected on GitHub by the founders of Bitcoin Pulse, a service recently launched that tracks Bitcoin adoption.<p>Bitcoin Pulse …

Just four months until we can understand dogs! Dog-to-English translator to become a reality

Anxious to know what your dog is thinking? The wait could soon be over as a ‘dog-to-English’ translator is set to become a reality in just four …

Johnny Manziel Throws Incredible Touchdown to Travis Labhart in Chick-fil-A Bowl

Many view Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel as the most exciting player in college football, and he reminded fans why during the Aggies' Chick-fil-A Bowl clash with Duke on New Year's Eve.<p>With his team trailing the Blue Devils by 21 points early in the third quarter, Manziel did what only Johnny …

Bon Voyage, Voyager: Old Friends Take Stock

For the scientists who have emotionally traveled with NASA's Voyager mission for decades, 2013 will be remembered as the year they knew Voyager 1 had finally become the first explorer from Earth to enter the mysterious realm of interstellar space.<p>Voyager 1 and its twin, Voyager 2, both blasted off …

Låpsley - New Waves

Whilst the opportunity for long-term careers and significant monetary gain for many musicians may have been destroyed by modern technology and …