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The Search For Aaron Rodgers

Winning isn't everything. After Super Bowl XLV, Green Bay's hero QB has been on a journey to find out what is.<p>ESPN THE MAGAZINE<p>by<p><i>This story is</i> …

NFL

How Roger Federer Upgraded His Game

At 36, he might be playing the best tennis of his life.

Roger Federer

Zakaria: Why Trump won

<b>(CNN) —</b> The real question of the 2016 presidential election isn't so much why did Donald Trump win, as why did he even get close?<p>After all, Trump was a totally unconventional candidate who broke all the rules and did things that would have destroyed anyone else running for president. So why did he …

Donald Trump
Tennis

Eating fried potatoes linked to higher risk of death, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> How your spuds are cooked is key to your health. People who eat fried potatoes two or more times a week double their risk of an early death compared to those who avoid them, a recent study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found.<p>Eating potatoes that have not been fried …

Nutrition

Welcome to the Big Time

The implosion of the daily fantasy industry is a bro-classic tale of hubris, recklessness, political naïveté and a kill-or-be-killed</b> …

FanDuel
Athletics

You Can’t Trust What You Read About Nutrition

We found a link between cabbage and innie bellybuttons, but that doesn’t mean it’s real.<p>As the new year begins, millions of people are vowing to …

Nutrition

One Hundred Years of Arm Bars

One Hundred Years of Arm Bars<p>A family epic spanning the Gracie jiu-jitsu dynasty’s generations of combat and betrayal,<br>from the Amazon to Hollywood to …

What’s The Optimal Speed For Exercise?

Should you walk fast? Run slowly? Just sit still?<p>There was a time when the optimal exercise speed was however fast you had to run to get away from a …

New York Times

The 30 best abs exercises of all time

Athletes of all sports—from baseball to football to hockey—base their physical training on improving the strength of their core using compound …

Fitness

The 'living concrete' that can heal itself

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's the world's most popular building material, and ever since the Romans built the pantheon from it some 2,000 years ago, we've been trying to find ways to make concrete more durable.<p>No matter how carefully it is mixed or reinforced, all concrete eventually cracks, and under some …

Concrete

Will these tricks make you smarter?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forgotten why you went to the refrigerator? Struggling to concentrate on work and multitask at the same time? Join the club. Experts cite that eating well, reducing stress and physical activity are all ways to keep our brains sharp and functioning at top-notch speed.<p>But in the same way you …

The Brain

German theme park set to debut innovative coaster-dark ride combo

A German theme park will introduce a first-of-a-kind attraction featuring a 240-foot-tall high-speed hyper-coaster sandwiched between a pair of medieval-themed dark ride experiences.<p>Set to debut this summer at Hansa Park, Karnan's Oath: Beware of Its Spell will join two other dark ride-coaster …

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Eats About 821 Pounds Of Cod Per Year

Like many people on the Internet, those of us at the FiveThirtyEight office have been passing around a piece from Mallory Ortberg at The Toast that …

Nutrition

Will Collapse in Oil Price Cause a Stock Market Crash?

The 1987 stock market crash was preceded by a drop in oil price. Is the same cycle reoccurring today?<p>The Black Monday stock market crash of October …

Get Ready for $10 Oil

At about $50 a barrel, crude oil prices are down by more than half from their June 2014 peak of $107. They may fall more, perhaps even as low as $10 …

Oil

12 most romantic isles in the South Pacific | CNN Travel

Travel

A Life On The Line

For four decades, other gamblers have tried to be Billy Walters while investigators have tried to bring him down. And for four decades, the world's …

NFL

7 Explorers Name The Most Beautiful Place They've Ever Seen

Looking for travel inspiration? We've been asking fascinating people -- Pulitzer Prize-winners, world champion athletes, entrepreneurs, artists, and more -- to share the greatest travel journeys of their lives.<p><b>New Guinea</b><p>Scientist and author Jared Diamond, who won the Pulitzer Prize for "Guns, …

Blood Pressure: 140/90 | What Does My Blood Pressure Reading Mean?

The information below is designed to help you understand what your latest blood pressure readings may mean for your health -- and to provide tips on …

Copenhagen -- Most Definitely!

Copenhagen wasn't even on our top 10-bucket list of places to visit, but our oversight quickly became apparent within a short time of touch down in traveler-friendly Kastrup Airport right outside the city. For years Copenhagen has ranked at the top of the heap in international surveys for its …

European Travel

8 Foods That Lower Blood Pressure

All Rights Reserved<p>Plant-based diets and diets high in fruits and vegetables are strongly associated with lower blood pressure -- so much so that the …

Why the alleged Russian spy ring matters

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> They weren't exactly James Bond but the three alleged Russian spies exposed by the FBI are part of the most intense effort by Russia to infiltrate agents onto American soil since the Cold War.<p>In an affidavit unsealed in federal court on Monday, the Justice Department accused …

Russia

Apple just posted the best quarter in corporate history

Apple posted the biggest profit in corporate history last quarter after selling a record number of iPhones.<p>Apple (AAPL) sold 74.5 million iPhones in the last three months. That helped Apple's profit soar more than 37% to $18 billion. That's larger than Gazprom's $16.2 billion profit during the …

Television Industry

2014 was Earth's hottest year on record

<b>(CNN) —</b> 2014 was the Earth's warmest year on record, a U.S. weather agency announced Friday, with average temperatures 0.07 degrees Fahrenheit above the previous high.<p>The National Climatic Data Center, a division of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, noted the average temperatures …

Climate Change
Asia

Chicken soup for the aging star's soul

Kobe Bryant lay crumpled on the court, his left ankle severely sprained after landing on an opponent's foot. Dr. Cate Shanahan saw it all unfold on …

28 Internet acronyms every parent should know

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you think you are tech savvy all because you know what "LOL" means, let me test your coolness.<p>Any idea what "IWSN" stands for in Internet slang?<p>It's a declarative statement: I want sex now.<p>If it makes you feel any better, I had no clue, and neither did a number of women I asked about …