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Jeter's parents on end of era: 'This won't be easy'

NEW YORK - They have watched him for 40 years now, from birth to a child to a man to an icon.<p>They drove him to Little League games. Hauled him around to travel ball. Watched all of his high-school games. Attended his New York Yankees' signing day. Went to his major-league debut. Celebrated his …

ESPN - Apps on Google Play

Stream live games, check the latest scores or watch the best highlights with the best brand in sports: ESPN. Pick your favorite teams and leagues to …

25 Things We Forgot About Game Boy on Its 25th Anniversary

Before there were apps and iPads, there was Game Boy.<p>Twenty five years ago today, Nintendo released its first Game Boy in Japan. Later, the device …

Your favorite video games re-imagined as adorable children's books

Yesterday, we brought you video games imagined as Norman Rockwell illustrations for the Saturday Evening Post. Today, take a gander at Tomb Raider, Assassin's Creed, Metal Gear Solid and more, presented as Little Golden Books.<p>These are the work of Joey Spiotto's "Storytime" series, which also gives …

Frank Lampard: Manchester City will pay all of midfielder's wages

<b>Manchester City will pay all of Frank Lampard's wages during his loan spell with the club, amid suggestions they are using the deal to bypass Uefa's Financial Fair Play regulations.</b><p>Lampard, 36, signed on a free for New York City last month - who are part-owned by Manchester City - and with the MLS …

Soccer

Chris Pratt Talks Marriage, Fatherhood and His Sexy Superhero Bod

Chris Pratt just might be the perfect guy.<p>He can turn a beer belly into a six-pack on command. He willingly French-braids his wife s hair. And he …

Marvel's 'Guardians' rockets to $94 million domestic debut

(Reuters) - “Guardians of the Galaxy,” Walt Disney Co’s offbeat space adventure featuring extraterrestrial misfits and a talking raccoon, made $94 million in ticket sales this weekend, setting a record for an August film opening.<p>The film’s strong beginning, however, isn’t likely to jumpstart a …

Christina Hendricks: 'My agency dropped me when I first agreed to play Joan in Mad Men'

Everett Collection/Rex<p>Christina Hendricks as Joan Harris in Mad Men. Photograph: Everett Collection/Rex<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/7/31/1406821853522/Christina-Hendricks-as-Jo-009.jpg<p>460<p>Sportsphoto Ltd./Allstar<p>Christina Hendricks steals the show as …

Man Can (Sort of) Live on Pizza Alone

Dan Janssen has eaten cheese pizza, and pretty much <i>only</i> cheese pizza, for 25 years. Some people see this as heroic, others think it's stupid, but …

This $1 Billion Startup Handles 5% Of All Web Traffic And Is Ready To Take On Cisco

Over the last three years, CloudFlare has grown 450% annually, and is currently adding about 5,000 new clients a day, Matthew Prince, its programmer/lawyer-turned-founder, tells us.<p>It is now handling the equivalent of roughly 5% of the entire web's traffic through its servers and, just as we …

Cybersecurity

Paris Review – Islands in the Stream, Bob Stanley

By Bob Stanley July 14, 2014<p><i>The elephant in the discotheque: the Bee Gees.</i><p>A 1977 publicity photo of the Bee Gees for a television special, “Billboard #1 Music Awards.” From top: Barry, Robin, and Maurice Gibb.<p>The Bee Gees’ dominance of the charts in the disco era was above and beyond Chic, Giorgio …

Xbox E3 2014: 'Halo,' 'Inside,' and Microsoft's sorta-apology

The corporate realities of the videogame industry operate on massive, mega, epochal levels. Release dates are planned out years in advance. New …

Scientists uncover a secret of aging: Young blood helps restore elderly mice

A group of studies focused on properties of blood linked to rejuvenation, and human clinical trials are coming soon<p>Sarah Gray<p>May 5, 2014 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Three studies, two from Harvard and one from Stanford, track the miraculous ability of young blood to rejuvenate both mental and physical abilities in …

Broadband, Net Neutrality and airplane boarding: industries' love affair with stupid

As you probably know, we board airplanes in just about the worst, most inefficient way possible (this is the best way). The airlines know this, but …

Yahoo!

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New Photo of Scarlett Johansson in LUCY

ASSASSIN'S CREED Movie Moves Forward with a Director

Box Office Analysts Say 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Could Hit $2 Billion — Making It The Biggest Movie Ever

"The casting for this new film is perfect from a commercial standpoint," BoxOffice.com Vice President and Senior Analyst Phil Contrino told TheWrap.<p>Disney, Lucasfilm and director J.J. Abrams on Tuesday said that the stars of the original film — Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher — will be …

Box Office

Aaron Williamson Cast as T-800 In TERMINATOR: GENESIS

STAR WARS Chewbacca and Han Solo Reversible Jacket

14 Fabulous Cards For Book Lovers

From Edith Wharton to Henry Miller, great authors have long turned to snail mail in order to express their love, exchange intellectual ruminations, or stay in touch with friends. And luckily for us, these letters often contain significant insights into the lives of these eminent writers, as well as …

"I started writing it six months before she died, so that is painful." J.K. Rowling's mother never got to read Harry Potter. http://www.themillions.com/2014/04/mrs-rowling.html

Why Every Writer Needs An Author Brand

<i>By Writer's Relief Staff:</i><p>You spend your days (and nights!) writing, rewriting, and submitting your work to literary agents or journals. That’s everything a “hoping-to-be-successful” writer needs to do, right? Not quite. In today’s media-savvy publishing industry, it’s just as important for writers …

Kings vs. Sharks - Game Recap - April 30, 2014 - ESPN

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Even when they found themselves in a 3-0 series deficit to San Jose, the Los Angeles Kings never doubted they had what it takes …

Ice Hockey

This i one of the greatest 18 wheelers ever New episode of Epic Meal Time http://youtu.be/r-JG3Y5Ojbw

Star Wars: Episode VII casting - stars react, while the press start to speculate

Mark Hamill: Luke Skywalker<p><b>What they said</b><p>Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself)Finally I can officially say: I'M IN!!! #StarWars #StarWarsEpVIIApril 30, 2014<p><b>What others said</b><p>"They've got Mark in the gym," said Robert Englund, who played horror icon Freddie Krueger in multiple Nightmare on Elm Street films, of …

2.13.14 Scaling Up Excellence: Bob Sutton, Huggy Rao and John Lilly Weigh In

Saving the art of conversation in the age of the smartphone

“I am going to be a little boring,” Sherry Turkle announces as we sit down to tea in the living room of her sprawling Boston townhouse. “And you’re going to be a little boring, too.”<p>Turkle, for the record, is not boring. She is a psychologist and a professor at MIT whose primary academic …

TED Talks

Best retirement move almost nobody makes

When it comes to rolling over retirement accounts, a new government report suggests that job switchers are ignoring what may be their best option: …