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Stem-Cell Transplants Erase HIV In Two Men

Two cancer patients in Boston no longer show any evidence of HIV infection, researchers announce.<p>Two men with HIV seem to have been cleared of the virus after receiving stem-cell transplants to treat their lymphoma, scientists announced Wednesday at an International AIDS Society conference in Kuala …

Sushi restaurant launches flying 'iTray' waiter service

Famed for being the first sushi chain in the UK to deliver food to customers on a conveyor belt, Japanese restaurant YO! Sushi has gone one-step further with the introduction of the world’s first flying tray to deliver diners' orders.<p>The 'iTray', which is now being trialled in the flagship Poland …

MLB PED scandal: Suspensions to Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Braun expected, per report

More than 20 players may soon be swept up in the biggest PED scandal in American sports history.<p>Major League Baseball is preparing to suspend Alex Rodriguez, Ryan Braun and roughly 20 other players who have been connected to the Biogenesis clinic in Miami, according to a report from T.J. Quinn and …

NBA Reportedly Investigating Controversial Calls from Heat-Pacers Game 4

Turns out the NBA believes LeBron James may have a point.<p>According to Ken Berger of CBS Sports, the league is investigating a number of controversial calls officials made in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals:<p>NBA officials are looking at several controversial calls in Game 4 of the Eastern …

Tom Hanks got the role because Travolta did Pulp Fiction because Michael Madsen did Wyatt Earp

Tom Hanks got the role because Travolta did Pulp Fiction because Michael Madsen did Wyatt Earp. And now Madsen goes to bed knowing he helped.

Nick Diaz's Promotion Announces Fight Card, Rule Differences for Debut Show

Nick Diaz will promote his first event as he launches WAR MMA 1 on June 22 from the Stockton Arena in Stockton, Calif., and now the debut card has been released.<p>The recently retired UFC welterweight decided to make the move into promoting following his last fight—a loss to UFC welterweight champion …

8 UFC Fighters Whose Releases from the Promotion Were Debatable

With nine divisions and an ever-expanding roster, the UFC has seen its fair share of releases in 2013. UFC president Dana White warned fighters that contracts were most certainly going to be terminated.<p>There's 100 more guys that are gonna go. It's not over. We have 475 guys under contract. We have …

10 Superstar Athletes Who Make More In Business Than They Do In Sports

The next time you decide to feel sorry for any professional athlete who might be under any kind of scrutiny or turmoil, just remember — they're …

Researchers Turn Cement Into Metal Using Lasers

You might be getting a gadget made out of cement soon.<p>A team of<p>alchemistsscientists say they've just figured out a process that turns cement into a metal semi-conductor using lasers.<p><i>Metal sidewalks! Metal buildings! Metal everything!</i><p>Well, no. But it could have make its way into one of your …

The Ultimate 'Game of Thrones' Baby Name

Last year, 146 American girls were named Khaleesi. That's a 450% jump in the name's usage from 2011, and before that year it was completely unknown.<p>If you're not familiar with the name Khaleesi, you'd be excused for guessing that it's Arabic, like Khalilah, or perhaps from Western Africa, like …

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'Dungeons & Dragons' Issues a Partial Recall of New Book Due to Damaged Covers<p>Dungeons and Dragons 05/18/2018 01:32 pm<p>Dungeons and Dragons<p>PlayStation …

40 Dragon-Inspired Creations

Fantasy fans everywhere will rejoice to know that there are dozens of dragon-inspired creations that will fulfill their dreams of becoming the mother …

The Downsides of Being Smart

A podcast listener named <b>Amy Young</b> writes in with interesting comments about our recent “Can You Be Too Smart For Your Own Good?” episode:<p>As I hold a …

Bill Simmons tribute to Tim Duncan

Kids Attracted to Medical-Marijuana Candy?

(Photo: Smabs Sputzer<p>A new paper in <i>JAMA Pediatrics</i> finds that a small number of children are showing up in Colorado emergency rooms having …

Paradise Valley Studio Session No. 1

Magical Opening Sequence for NOW YOU SEE ME

Kevo Lock Uses Your iPhone As A Key

As TUAW reports, <i>Kevo</i> by Kwikset is a new lock that recognizes your iPhone as a key and lets you unlock the door just by touching the lock. There is …