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Sleep a lot? You might have a heightened risk of stroke, study says

There's no way to diagnose a stroke before it happens, but researchers say they've identified a clue to help doctors predict who's at risk – the amount of sleep they get at night.<p>Older adults who said they slept more than eight hours were 46% more likely to suffer strokes in the next decade than …

Hassan al-Thawadi: 'A clear bias' against Qatar | Human Rights

From the moment in December 2010 when Qatar was awarded the 2022 World Cup, critics have called for the Gulf state to be stripped of its right to host football's biggest tournament. <br>Qatar has since faced allegations of corrupt practices during the bid process. <br>FIFA, the sport's governing body, …

Oil tops $60 for first time in 2015; oversupply persists

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Oil closed up for a second straight week on Friday after another drop in the U.S. rig count, and Brent crude hit a 2015 high above $60 a barrel, but market skeptics cautioned the rally could fade because supplies keep coming.<p>A pump jack is seen at sunrise near Bakersfield, …

There are lots of story lines in possible Super Bowl matchups

Oh, the possibilities.<p>After 19 weeks of games, the NFL has narrowed its field to four teams — Seattle, Green Bay, New England and Indianapolis — with four possible Super Bowl permutations.<p>This weekend's conference title games are rematches, with the Packers looking to make a better showing at …

Review: In American Sniper, Clint Eastwood and Bradley Cooper Are Right on Target

His father, taking young Chris out shooting, observes the boy’s instant expertise with a rifle and says appreciatively, “You got a gift. You’re gonna …

Free Climbing El Capitan: In Pictures

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