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5 bold predictions for the 2014-15 NHL season

#1<p><b>A new crop of Russians take the step, become superstars</b><p>Let’s be real, this is exciting for the league. While there were fewer than 30 Russians in …

NHL

Unique Team Traits: The Kings provided each other with support while smashing into everyone else

<i>theScore’s multi-part team previews include a look at something that separates each team from the pack. From specific breakouts to power-play</i> …

Ice Hockey

Thoughts on Thoughts: Brodeur wants out on his own terms

<i>“Thoughts on Thoughts” is a feature that looks at Elliotte Friedman’s terrific weekly post “30 Thoughts.” Justin Bourne selects his 10 favourite</i> …

NHL

Inside The Internet's Secret Marketplace For Hacked Photos Of Naked Celebrities

That's when people really started to notice what was going on.<p>Hours after OriginalGuy shared hundreds of stolen photographs of female celebrities, the media began to realize what had happened. At first, they weren't sure how to report on the incident. Gossip blogger Perez Hilton re-uploaded stolen …

Which sports have the shortest and longest offseasons? (Shock: The NHL has neither.)

<i>Despite the NHL season seeming like it ended a few weeks ago, hockey makes its not-so-long awaited return on Wednesday night. The sport’s barely-existent offseason got us thinking about which sports have the shortest and longest breaks between play. So, we counted the days from the final date of</i> …

This Beer Maid Will Work Oktoberfest Until She Dies

Every year, photographer Sonja Herpich puts down the camera and dons a dirndl for Oktoberfest, spending 16-hour days hauling pints to rowdy tables of beer-starved revelers in Munich.<p><i>This article was originally published on MUNCHIES in October 2014.</i><p>Does a 16-hour workday, carrying around 12 …

Elon Musk's Hyperloop Makes The Bullet Train Look Like A Steam Locomotive

But compared to the so-called "Hyperloop" concept that Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk introduced last year, the bullet train might as well be from the age of steam propulsion.<p>Three hours? Try 35 minutes.<p>Musk says the Hyperloop would cost $7.5 billion to build, versus $68 billion for the high-speed …

High-speed Rail

Anthony Bourdain Has Become The Future Of Cable News, And He Couldn’t Care Less

The host of CNN’s Parts Unknown (starting again on Sunday) wants to make a great show–and challenge some cultural assumptions.<p>“Ready to eat well?” asks Anthony Bourdain.<p>The chef turned TV star is leading the way toward a pair of narrow seats at the New York outpost of a Michelin-rated Tokyo …

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What You Should Watch in October 2014

In theaters and on Netflix Streaming and VOD, straight from your couch<p><b>While September might have been</b> a relatively lean movie month, October will no doubt remedy that situation. With the summer now clearly in the rearview mirror, the multiplex promises to be a place full of award-baiting studio and …

Danny MacAskill releases breathtaking Isle of Skye tricks video

Watch footage of trials rider Danny MacAskill risking life and limb on the Isle of Skye's notorious Cuillin Ridge<p>Danny MacAskill's has made a name for himself as one of the world's most fearless trial cyclists by documenting his exploits in a succession of YouTube videos since 2009.<p>It all started …

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Matthew McConaughey Gives Speech to Texas Longhorns, Pounds Chest with Players

Texas football (2-2) could use a pep talk these days, so, naturally, head coach Charlie Strong brought in the only man who can convince the players that life is a flat circle of futility.<p>Indeed, Matthew McConaughey made his triumphant return to the Longhorns sidelines this week, stopping by to …

The Psychology Behind Costco's Free Samples

Mini pizza bagels? Now we're talking.<p>In 2010, a Minnesotan named Erwin Lingitz was arrested in a Supervalu grocery store after spending an excessive amount of time at the deli counter. In the words of a Supervalu spokesperson, Lingitz had violated “societal norms and common customer understanding …

Insane Makeup Turns Models Into 2-D Paintings Of Famous Artists

Facepainting isn’t just for kids anymore, and one talented Russian makeup artist is elevating it to an artform.<p>When we think of face painting, we usually think of clowns, county fairs and this turtle-loving zombie kid. We certainly tend not to respect it as an art: instead, it’s considered a …

Why Saying Is Believing — The Science Of Self-Talk

From the self-affirmations of Stuart Smalley on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> to countless videos on YouTube, saying nice things to your reflection in the mirror is a self-help trope that's been around for decades, and seems most often aimed at women. The practice, we're told, can help us like ourselves and …

The Science of Conquering Your Greatest Fears

Many things scare me: the huge rock at the bottom of Boulder Garden on Colorado’s Gunnison River that has flipped my kayak numerous times; the chutes off the stormy top of the Big Sky tram; sullen men with clubs who lurk in Kenya’s Ngong Hills (I met them a while back).<p>Can a scientist in an …

Is the eurozone's largest economy on the verge of a recession?

Your top financial and economic news for Oct. 9<p>Top of the Morning<p>The <i>Globe and Mail’</i>s Tim Kiladze writes that push by the Office of the Superintendent …

Siberian tiger released by Putin strays into China – and possible danger

A rare Siberian tiger released into the wild by Russian President Vladimir Putin has strayed into China and may be in danger, state media said Thursday.<p>Russia informed Chinese forestry officials that the tiger, tagged with a tracking device, was observed in a nature preserve in northeastern China's …

Ontario PCs to choose new leader in May

Ontario Progressive Conservatives will choose a new leader in May.<p>The party executive met Sunday to nail down the rules for the contest to replace Tim Hudak – a race that has already drawn at least five top-tier candidates. Party members will vote May 3 and 7, 2015 in a preferential ballot, with …

Nine killed including U.N. peacekeeper in Central African Republic

BANGUI (Reuters) - A U.N peacekeeper from Pakistan was killed in an ambush in the capital of Central African Republic on Thursday bringing the death toll in 48 hours of fighting to at least nine, according to the United Nations and the country’s Red Cross.<p>Human Rights Watch said the unrest is the …

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