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Federal judge overturns Patriots QB Tom Brady's Deflategate suspension

NEW YORK — A federal judge has ruled in favor of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and the NFL Players Association in the Deflategate case, effectively vacating the Super Bowl MVP's four-game suspension.<p>Judge Richard M. Berman vacated the arbitration by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in …

NFL

Creepy Halloween Cocktail Recipes To Celebrate The Holiday Right

Make it a double.<p>While it's true that Halloween is first and foremost about kids, adults need to have fun too. And while loads and loads of free candy can turn around just about anybody's day, even better than sugar is booze. Lots and lots of booze.<p>Lucky for everyone past the age where …

Cocktails

25 Stir-Fry Recipes to Rock Out With Your Wok Out

Every cook has <i>that</i> piece of cookware—the one they keep coming back to day after day. That could be a stainless steel sauté pan, a cast iron skillet, or an enameled cast iron Dutch oven, but for me it's unquestionably my wok. I've been using the same cheap carbon steel wok for years, and it's one of …

Modern Catholics Test The Pope's Infallible Authority

John F. Kennedy's presidential bid was challenged by Protestant leaders who charged that he would be a tool of the Vatican. Concerns were widespread about Catholic leaders demanding political loyalty on issues involving church doctrine. But today, the question is whether Catholic voters and …

Christianity

Conservative Backlash Emerges Against Black Lives Matter Movement

A growing backlash is emerging against activists who have protested the killings of African-Americans by police officers and called for major reforms in law enforcement.<p>Conservatives, including two Republican presidential candidates, and some police departments in more liberal cities have cast the …

Black Lives Matter

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Luxury Cars

Ike Taylor: 'Took four years' for a judge to see Goodell too powerful

Former Steelers cornerback Ike Taylor said he's "happy" the Patriots got Tom Brady back.<p>It's kind of ironic the Patriots are playing the Steelers -- …

NFL

8 Benefits To Having A Beard

Put down the razor.<p>Beards are not only crazy hot (hey, its science), they're actually good for you. So if someone ever brings up that one study that found feces particles in beards, you can counter with any of the following 8 facts:<p>1. A beard can protect your face from the sun's damaging rays.<p>"Men …

Men's Fashion

Uber trip information appears in Google search results after riders share their ETA publicly

Just don't share that information publicly.<p>ZDNet first reported that Uber trip information was appearing in Google search results after a user posted about it on Twitter.<p>A search of the site "trip.uber.com" returns dozens of trips on the ride-hailing app. Each link pulls up a map of the trip along …

White House monitoring reports Russian military is in Syria

US says any form of support for President Bashar al-Assad is 'destabilising and counterproductive'<p>The White House on Thursday said it was closely monitoring reports that Russia is carrying out military operations in Syria, warning such actions, if confirmed, would be "destabilising and …

Image of Drowned Syrian Boy Echoes Around World

Details emerge about 3-year-old from Syria who died off Turkish coast<p>His name was Aylan. He was 3 years old, from war-torn Syria.<p>His final journey was supposed to end in sanctuary in Europe; instead it claimed his life and highlighted the plight of desperate people caught in the gravest refugee …

World War II

Prosecutor to seek death penalty in Charleston church killings

<b>(CNN) —</b> A prosecutor in South Carolina said Thursday she'll seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, accused of killing nine people during a prayer meeting at a historic African-American church.<p>"This was the ultimate crime and justice from our state calls for the ultimate punishment," Charleston …

Charleston Church Shooting