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How 2016 Brought Chaos to Music

The biggest statements of the year were full contradictions — and subject to change.<p>This year, as every year, there were many excellent <i>album</i>-albums by <i>artist</i>-artists. (See sidebar. David Bowie's <i>Blackstar</i> goes in a separate chamber: Nothing about that hello/goodbye was ordinary or reducible.) These …

New Music

David Price offers new jersey to kid wearing a homemade one at the Blue Jays game

David Price is one of those athletes who is really good at Twitter. He proved it again Saturday.<p>After finding out about a young fan who had made a homemade jersey for the new member of his favorite team, Price went about trying to get in contact with the little guy's family.<p>Thanks to the power of …

Trey Lyles is going to make one NBA GM look really smart

The Kentucky forward has changed his game to fit in wherever he's gone. That means he's set up to be a steal for the NBA team that lets him be himself.<p>The book on Trey Lyles should out by now. This is a player who started to attract attention from top college programs as early as seventh grade, …

#SomeBlackLivesDontMatter

Black Lives Matter, the slogan of the movement that began in earnest after the police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, is a lie.<p>Taken at face value, the phrase is a truism, since obviously all lives matter. But the people who use it as a shibboleth don’t care about black lives per …

Justice
Republican Convention

Ohio City Changes Name Because... Sports

As the Ohio State Buckeyes prepare for a championship game against the Oregon Ducks, the city of Oregon, Ohio, gets a ridiculous new name.<p>The very serious city of Oregon, Ohio, is renaming itself in advance of the College Football Playoff National Championship next week, so as not to be mistaken …

Last Known 9/11 Search Dog Returns to World Trade Center Site

Ground Zero search and rescue dog Bretagne returned to the site of the former World Trade Center with her owner, Denise Corliss, and NBC's Tom Brokaw.

Pets

CNN poll: Favorable views of Russia drop following Malaysian airliner crash

<b>Washington (CNN)</b> - Most Americans say Russia is directly or indirectly responsible for the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner over eastern Ukraine, and unfavorable opinions of Russia have surged, according to a new national poll.<p>A CNN/ORC International survey conducted Friday through Sunday …

MH17: Europe must hit Russia hard with sanctions, says David Cameron

In his strongest intervention since the Malaysia Airlines disaster, which killed 298 people, the Prime Minister compares Russia’s aggression to that of Nazi Germany<p>David Cameron lost patience with Vladimir Putin’s “bluster and obfuscation” on Monday night and called on Europe to impose …

Russia

Red lightning is here to help Winston.

How to Tie the Foam Beetle

The Foam Beetle is the focus of this week’s featured fly tying video. Tim Flagler ties this great terrestrial pattern on a size 14 hook. “This beetle …

Sight Fishing: A Few Tips for Casting to Spooky Trout

Anglers often forget that a trout's eyes are on the sides of its head and not pointing forward, like human eyes. Thus, the fish's peripheral vision …

Where to Find Fish When Temperatures Start to Drop

If you're looking for fish other than the fall mainstays, use this guide to locate five popular species when the temperatures start to</i> …

Animal Loses Head But Remembers Everything

When I first saw this," says cell biologist Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado, "it was with total amazement."<p>This is a worm. It's called a planarian. It's about an inch long, and you'll find it gliding along the bottoms of rivers and ponds all over the world. It's very flat, like a moving bit of pasta — …

Monument Valley

49ers' past, present QBs not so different after all

Image 1of/2<p>Caption<p>Close<p>This weekend, quarterbacks Alex Smith and Colin Kaepernick headed in opposite directions. Kaepernick flew east to guide the …

NFL

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

Streetwear