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Chris Long impersonated Delta to prank teammate complaining about flight delays

Chris Long may have recently joined the Philadelphia Eagles, but he’s already messing with his teammates.<p>Earlier on Sunday, Eagles defensive tackle Fletcher Cox claimed to experience two delayed flights on Delta Airlines. So, he did what many people do in such a situation and tweeted his complaint …

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House intelligence panel tries to get Russia investigation back on track

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Members of the House intelligence committee met Monday evening as the future of the House's Russia investigation hangs in the balance.<p>Monday's meeting was the first of the full committee -- Democrats and Republicans -- since the top Democrat, Rep. Adam Schiff, called on House …

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Hate daylight saving time? You may have a point, researchers say

NEW YORK (Reuters) - For most Americans, daylight saving time means only one thing: losing an hour's sleep. So what is the point?<p>This is actually a reasonable question, according to a growing body of scientific research.<p>Daylight saving time is the practice of moving clocks forward by one hour …

German man, 73, dies after car driven into pedestrians in Heidelberg

Man being treated in hospital after being shot by police while attempting to escape<p>A 73-year-old man died and two others were injured after a man drove a car into pedestrians in a square in the centre of Heidelberg.<p>The attacker, who was armed with a knife, fled before being surrounded by police in …

Woman falls to her death inside World Trade Center Oculus

NEW YORK (AP) — A 29-year-old New Jersey woman plunged about 30 feet to her death off an escalator inside the famed World Trade Center transit hub …

Questions about hacking swirl as Trump enters critical week

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump and his aides are entering a crucial week in his presidential transition as he and his Cabinet nominees …

Trump objects after House GOP votes to gut ethics office

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump criticized House Republicans Tuesday for making one of their first acts a vote to gut the independent …

Motiv crams a fitness band’s worth of functionality into a ring

Here’s one of those devices I can’t wait to put through some real world testing. Motiv’s creators have made some pretty big claims for their tiny wearable – which are pretty impressive, if true, putting a new spin on the somewhat staid and oversaturated world of fitness tracking wearables.<p>For what …

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Brad Pitt Child Abuse Investigation Has Reportedly Been Extended [Updated]

Sources say the L.A. County Department of Children and Family Services will probe further into the matter.<p><b>Update (October 26, 2016, 1:02 P.M.):</b> When reached for comment, the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services provided <i>Vanity Fair</i> with the following statement via email. …

Microsoft announces huge Windows 10 'Creators Update

At its event in New York City today, Microsoft is announcing several new features that it plans to add to Windows 10 in a forthcoming update that it’s calling the Creators Update.<p>The next major build will focus on 3D content creation, high-end gaming and sharing. It’ll become available next …

The stakes for the vice-presidential candidates are very, very low

Should the gods ever curse you and you ever find yourself hosting a politically themed trivia night, here's a good question to ask: Which presidential debate from 1996 to 2012 had the most viewers, as tracked by Nielsen?<p>The vice-presidential debate of 2008.<p>The reason why is obvious. Just like the …

TIFF Diary, Day 2: 'Nocturnal Animals,' 'Arrival,' 'A Monster Calls' And More

<i>Linda Holmes is filing dispatches from the Toronto International Film Festival. These movies will see wider release in the coming months.</i><p><b>Nocturnal Animals</b><p>Tom Ford (the fashion designer) surprised a fair number of folks with his very good first feature as a director, <i>A Single Man</i>, in 2009. It was …

TSA seizes guns, crossbows one day before Thanksgiving

Please don't try to clear airport security at Thanksgiving wearing your loaded firearm.<p>That's not allowed, and it could slow down the lines during one of the busiest travel days of the year.<p>That's what a 94-year-old Brooklyn man discovered as he tried to pass through passenger screening at New …