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Meet Dobby Cat

He goes by Dobby Cat on Facebook because he looks so much like the <i>Harry Potter</i> character, but his real name is Teddy. Teddy is an oriental shorthair …

Meet The Golfer Jazzing Up The Game

At a time when we’re trying to encourage more women and girls to take up golf, the Jazzy Golfer is one lady that’s determined to try and make a …

Golf

The 10 Most Essential Winter Slow Cooker Recipes

While the slow cooker is really an all-season tool in the kitchen, it shines most in the cold winter months, when it can work overtime churning out …

Cooking

How To Make Your Own Space Buckets

The latest cultivation trend: growing lush pot plants in tiny grow chambers that anyone can build. Here’s how to make your own space …

Staff at Naples hospital 'worked second jobs, played tennis' while on duty

Dozens of doctors and nurses from the Loreto Mare hospital put under house arrest after investigation into staff repeatedly skipping work<p>Doctors and nurses are among 94 hospital workers from Naples who have been placed under investigation on suspicion of repeatedly skipping work, police have said …

Naples

These #DadQuotes Are The Ultimate Dad Jokes For Father's Day

Oh, Dad.<p>The world wants you to believe dad jokes are like vampires ... because they're such a pain in the neck!<p>(Heh? Get it?!)<p>But we beg to differ.<p>And you might say, Surely, you can't be serious.<p>Well ...<p>Anyone who's ever told their dad, "I'm hungry," and heard back, "Hi, Hungry, I'm Dad," knows …

Jokes

Orlando gunman's widow pleads not guilty to aiding husband

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The widow of the Orlando nightclub gunman pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges of aiding and abetting her husband's support …

Crime

Children's Books Are the New Frontier in Weed Normalization

The author of 'Hairy Pothead' and 'Green Buds and Hash' explains why children's books are the perfect way to make weed approachable.<p>When marijuana activist Dana Larsen first started writing his pot-themed fan fiction, he just thought it would be fun for other cannabis users to read. But after years …

Former FBI hostage-negotiation trainer shares 6 tricks for getting people to do what you want

He'd pretend to be a suicidal policeman, holding a gun to his neck, threatening to take his own life.<p>His job was to challenge his audience — a room full of FBI agents and police officers — to talk him out of it.<p>"In the end, I always pulled the trigger, and then, from the point of view of that role …

There's nothing plain about Dak Prescott's debut in Dallas

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — Dak Prescott shrugs at the suggestion that the Dallas rookie quarterback's startling success in two preseason games is a product of what skeptics might call the "vanilla" defenses of the exhibition season.<p>"That's on them if they want to throw 'vanilla' or whatever they want to …

NFL

The ‘Fast 8’ Feud Between Vin Diesel And The Rock Is Still Most Likely About WrestleMania 33

Even though it’s almost painfully obvious as a marketing scheme, the <i>Fast 8</i> feud between Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Vin Diesel has been entertaining as hell. Even Jason Statham has been dragged into the drama. It’s simply fun to imagine that Diesel, the guy who seriously thought <i>Furious 7</i> deserved …

Report: Kevin Durant’s agent told Celtics what players Durant would want to join him in Boston

The Celtics believe they’ll get a meeting with Kevin Durant summer.<p>What gives them that idea?<p>Maybe preliminary conversations with the Thunder star’s …

Jordan Spieth silences the critics, a star is born on the LPGA, and bikini golf

Welcome to another edition of The Grind, where we <i>could</i> begin by talking about Jordan Spieth winning again, or a new dominant force on the LPGA Tour. But who are we kidding? The biggest news of the week is I played Winged Foot for the first time. And I shot 77. From the black tees.<p>Would you like me …

Golf

NASCAR wants better racing than what transpired during Coca-Cola 600

A lack of lead changes and passing Sunday night has NASCAR heading “back to the drawing board” trying to find the right rules package.<p>Unless you're part of Martin Truex Jr.'s immediate family, a member of his fan club or an employee of Furniture Row Racing, you likely weren't enthralled by Sunday …

Motorsport

Feral Kitten Born with Shorter Legs Than His Siblings Doesn't Let Anything Slow Him Down

A stray cat gave birth to a litter of kittens, but one of them whose front legs never fully developed, didn't run as fast as his siblings, but he …

You Need The Punch Out. Master it.

We wish we could guarantee you a round full of hit fairways -- but that’s just not gonna happen. For those fateful moments you find yourself stuck behind a few trees, there’s only one shot that’s going to save you: the punch out.<p>Brian Crowell, the Head Professional at GlenArbor Golf Club, says that …

Golf

Curing Faults: The dreaded skulled pitch

You need to loft one, but you catch it in the teeth<p>Faced with a short pitch over a bunker, your plan is to throw the ball up in the air and stop it fast. Instead, the leading edge of your wedge slams into the middle of the ball and sends it over the green. We call that "hitting it in the …

Golf

How To Hit Solid Shots In The Wind

Don't let the wind mess with your game. Butch Harmon's tips are here to help.<p>Anyone who watched the Masters saw the sheer brutality of playing in the wind. It messed with everyone at one point or another, and they’re the best in the world at handling it.<p>Not every round we play is going to be sunny …

Bubba Watson had a hilarious exchange with a patron at the Masters on Saturday

With the first tee time of the morning on Saturday, anyone else would've played himself out of the spotlight at the Masters. Unless, that is, you're a two-time winner like Bubba Watson and one of the most popular figures at Augusta National.<p>It was hard not to chuckle when reading about this …

Golf

A Tiger Woods Masters prediction made 20 years ago today

This has been a celebratory week, the 30th anniversary of one of golf’s greatest stories — Jack Nicklaus winning the Masters at 46.<p>There is another anniversary, too, one not worth celebrating, but surely worth remembering. On this day 20 years ago, April 10, 1996, Tiger Woods, 20 and still an …

Golf

Saunas, bars and cable TV: luxury world discovered inside Mexican riot prison

Luxuries that would not be out of place in a five-star hotel have been discovered in a prison in northern Mexico following a riot that killed 49 inmates.<p>Investigators in Nuevo Leon state found saunas, bars, food stands, fish tanks, digital cable and mini-fridges inside some of the cells of …

Mexico

Drop More Putts

Two characteristics distinguish how top tour players approach putting: (1) They pay careful attention that the putter is aligned correctly and that it contacts the ball with maximum energy—a direct hit, not a glancing blow—to produce consistent roll; (2) they replicate on-course pressure when they …

Golf

Every Top 25 College Football Team's Current Top Committed 2016 Recruit

National signing day 2016 is less than a week away, and there are still a number of blue-chip recruits who haven't made their commitments yet. But while programs across college football try to land some splash players in the 11th hour, there are many more who have already made their intentions …

College Football

Paranoid men driving high with 20lb of marijuana call police on themselves

Two self-proclaimed “dumbasses” driving high in Idaho with 20 pounds of marijuana called the police on themselves after they got “spooked” about cops following them.<p>East Idaho News released audio of a 911 call from last year that led to the drug trafficking arrests of Leland Ayala-Doliente, 22, and …

Crime

Listen: Paranoid drug traffickers smuggling marijuana while stoned call 911 on themselves

Two paranoid drug smugglers high on cannabis wrongly believed they were being chased by the police so called 911 on themselves<p>A pair of paranoid drug smugglers got so high when smuggling marijuana they called 911 to report themselves.<p>Leland Ayala-Doliente, 22, and Holland Sward, 23, were travelling …

Crime

Tour Jordan Spieth's new $7.1 million Dallas mansion

Platinum Series Homes<p>Jordan Spieth is doing well for himself.<p>The 22-year-old golfer, currently ranked No. 1 in the world, opened his 2016 season with a dominant win at the Hyundai Classic. In 2015, he made a whopping $53 million. Last April, he bought a $2.3 million home in the affluent Preston …

Inside NASA’s Plan To Radically Redesign How We Fly

A new wave of aircraft design is emerging–and NASA is helping.<p>It’s probably been a long time since flying amazed you. Air travel tends to feel like an inconvenience these days–not a miracle of engineering. This is partially due to market forces and security theater. It’s also the fact that aircraft …