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How to lose weight if you're addicted to food, according to a cognitive scientist who struggled for years

Susan Peirce Thompson struggled for decades to lose weight. She tried everything, from diet books and rigid workout regimens to running a marathon. She even considered having a gastric bypass, an intensive surgery that can involve months of counseling and preparation.<p>Somewhere along the way, she …

Clarkson: LeBron should pick Lonzo 1st in All-Star draft

Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball isn't an All-Star, but teammate Jordan Clarkson thinks LeBron James should draft him anyway.<p>Clarkson …

Basketball

Rosenthal: The Shohei Ohtani market is frozen (for now)...

The best guess is cooler heads will prevail.<p>The players’ union will sign off on a revised version of the tentative understanding between Major League …

Baseball's best and worst from an uneventful first half of 2017

Uneventful is the operative word as baseball's first half comes to an end Sunday.<p>The National League playoffs are almost complete as we enter the All-Star break, and the American League is equally dull.<p>The Dodgers and Nationals are running away with their divisions in the NL, and the Diamondbacks …

Baseball

Antibiotics Surprisingly Ineffective on Pneumonia

People with pneumonia are failing treatment at an alarming rate, and doctors are in for a wake-up call.<p>Pneumonia is already the eighth leading cause …

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Egypt, Bahrain and Yemen cut ties with Qatar

Qatari diplomats ejected and land, air and sea traffic routes cut off in row over terror and regional stability<p>The Gulf has been hit by its biggest diplomatic crisis in years after Arab nations including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Bahrain cut ties with Qatar, accusing it of …

Predicting the Biggest Changes in College Basketball in 2016-17

When is it too early to start thinking about the next college basketball season? How about never.<p>The sweat is barely dry on Jim Nantz's tie, and here we are looking ahead. It's just the nature of the beast, one supposes, especially given the rapid turnover inherent in today's college hoops world, …

Orioles’ Offer To Chris Davis No Longer On The Table

<b>10:07am:</b> ESPN’s Buster Olney tweets that the Orioles didn’t raise their most recent offer to Davis — “not one nickel,” as his source put it. Not only …