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Qualcomm's new 'gigabit' LTE modem is ludicrously fast, but Wi-Fi beware

We ask a lot of our phones today — video streaming, video calling, virtual reality — and we expect the network to keep up. The problem: There's only …

Why Now Is the Time to Travel to Canada

Canada is arguably one of the best places in the world to spot the Northern Lights—specifically in the Yukon Territory, where the Aurora Borealis …

Canada

WATCH: Peyton Manning reveals the truth behind Eli's sad Super Bowl face

Eli Manning made a weird face at the Super Bowl. Peyton Manning explains the details.<p>When Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos scored the clinching …

NFL

5 teams off to a fast recruiting start in the class of 2017

Which teams can keep the momentum going?<p>With National Signing Day just starting to shrink in the rearview mirror, this may not feel like the most natural time to think about the 2017 recruiting class. But rest assured, the coaches of your favorite team has been thinking about this since even before …

College Football

These Stunning Vintage Photos of Betty White Will Blow You Away

Believe it or not, Betty White turns 94 years old today. (Happy birthday, Betty!) There are so many reasons to love this Golden Girl—and now we're adding these stunning vintage photos we dug up to the list. Take a look at this mega-babe in her younger years:<p><b>It's clear she loves animals (and posing</b> …

Vintage

Shanghai Disneyland set to open in June | Reuters

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co’s theme park in Shanghai is slated to open on June 16, the company said on Tuesday.<p>An aerial view shows rice plants in the shape of Mickey Mouse on a paddy field to celebrate the Shanghai Disney Resort REUTERS/China Daily<p>The $5.5 billion resort in Shanghai’s Pudong …

Walt Disney Company

CM Punk's EA UFC 2 Video Game Rating, Image Reportedly Revealed

Despite having never competed in professional MMA previously, Phil Brooks, aka CM Punk, will reportedly be rated 85 out of 100 on the <i>EA Sports UFC 2</i> video game.<p>MMA journalist Mike Bohn confirmed he had been able to play the game, and the rating of Punk stood out:<p>Here’s a look at how the former WWE …

EA Sports

Seattle Seahawks vs. Carolina Panthers Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick

The top-seeded Carolina Panthers (15-1) will attempt to defeat the two-time defending NFC champion Seattle Seahawks (11-6) for the second time this season when they square off in the divisional round of the playoffs on Sunday. The Panthers upset the Seahawks 27-23 as seven-point road underdogs back …

Football (U.S.)

Jordan Spieth's Rare Ability to Go Low Any Time Is Most Valuable Skill in Golf

If you have ever been out to a tournament to watch Jordan Spieth play, you might walk away thinking that the 22-year-old Texan is not overly impressive.<p>While he is in good physical shape, he is rather slight in build compared to many of the young golfers walking around the course with bodies …

Golf

Amy Schumer and Her Boyfriend Ben Hanisch Just Shared the Sweetest Instagrams

Amy Schumer—or "A.Schu," as she's dubbed herself—has already successfully given us a serious case of squad goals, thanks to her friendship with Jennifer Lawrence. (Amy pretty much nailed our feelings exactly at the Golden Globes when she joked about themselves: "Everyone likes them, and wants to …

Golden Globes

To American exchange students: Please don’t come to South Africa until you’ve understood these 5 things.

It’s hard to miss the overwhelming irritation many South African students have with some of the US exchange students they meet.<p>As someone who has …

The 10 Most Beautiful Snow Castles In the World

Castles

Conor McGregor Talks Jose Aldo, Tyson Fury, More in UFC 194 Press Conference

Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo came face-to-face on Wednesday evening just days ahead of their much-anticipated grudge match at UFC 194 on Saturday, with the former vowing to stop his illustrious opponent in the first round.<p>The pair were both speaking at a press conference to promote what is set to …

Conor McGregor

Germany: Korean woman dies in apparent exorcism; 5 arrested

BERLIN (AP) — German police have arrested five South Koreans on suspicion of murder following the death of a relative in an exorcism ritual in the city of Frankfurt, prosecutors said Thursday.<p>Officers discovered the body of the 41-year-old woman in a hotel room Saturday when the suspects called a …

Crime

For 'The Danish Girl,' Eddie Redmayne studied issues facing transgender people

Eddie Redmaynerattles off statistics about the transgender community: "In 31 states, you can still be fired for being transgender," he says by phone from London. "The suicide rate within the community is incredibly high at 41%. The violence to trans women of color is confounding."<p>Just three years …

El Niño 'is here, and it is huge,' as officials race to prep for winter

El Niño continues to gain strength in the Pacific Ocean, climate experts said, with unusually wet conditions expected to hit California between January and March -- and perhaps into May.<p>The latest forecast increased the urgency for both government agencies and property owners to prepare for …

Lockerbie Bombing: Two Libyans Identified as Suspects by Scottish Officials

LONDON — Two Libyans have been identified as suspects in the 1988 Lockerbie airline bombing that killed 270 people including 189 Americans, Scottish prosecutors said Thursday.<p>U.S. and Scottish investigators are now seeking the assistance of Libyan authorities to interview the suspects in connection …

Crime

Malaysia Airlines Flight 17: Report says Russian-made missile system downed jet

A Dutch-led investigation concluded Tuesday that a missile from a Russian-made Buk system brought down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine last year.<p>All 298 people aboard probably died almost instantly, the Dutch Safety Board said, in a finding likely to comfort victims' relatives, who …