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Russ Clowns Harden's Step-Back 💀

Does Harden really travel that bad? 😂

Basketball

Kirk Douglas celebrates 100th birthday

Actor Kirk Douglas, known for his work in films like “Spartacus” and “20,000 Leagues Under The Sea,” turns 100 on Friday.<p>Born Issur Danielovitch to Russian-Jewish parents in New York, Douglas went on to become one of the 20th century’s most famous movie actors. Douglas first felt the rush of …

Netflix Is Now Top of the Apple App Store Food Chain

Netflix is proving a free app can make big money on Apple’s App Store.<p>The video-streaming app, which is free for users to download but requires a …

New York Post

The four young soccer players rescued from a Thai cave...<p>Well at least it didn’t involve a dead guy. Mayor...<p>A deranged straphanger slugged another …

How Making Ice Cream Turned This Man's Life Around

Truffle shuffle, Foxy Brown, Brady Bunch—these are just a few of the pop culture–inspired flavors whipped up at Mikey Likes It Ice Cream in NYC's …

Ice Cream

Car-Sharing Industry Carries Heavy Tax Burden

Local taxes put Zipcar and Car2Go at a disadvantage in competing with ride-hailing services Uber and Lyft, research by DePaul University shows<p>By<p>Josh Zumbrun<p>Josh Zumbrun<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@JoshZumbrun<p>josh.zumbrun@wsj.com<p>For the millions of Americans without cars, daily errands often …

Transportation

China defends use of wild animals in traditional medicine

BEIJING (Reuters) - Traditional Chinese medicine risks extinction if there is a push by the government to completely replace the wild animal parts now used with substitutes, a senior Chinese lawmaker said on Saturday.<p>A police officer carries a stuffed lynx specimen as he arranges confiscated rare …

China

Two minutes playing this video game could help scientists fight Alzheimer’s

By Sarah Kaplan<p>, Reporter<p>Michael Hornberger always enjoys watching his children play the video game he helped create. Their small fingers move deftly across their sleek cellphone screens. Their brows furrow in concentration as they maneuver through the brightly colored virtual reality.<p>“They’re …

Dementia

NFL combine preview: Targets, positions of need for all 32 teams

With the scouting combine kicking off this week, NFL Nation reporters take a closer look at the positions of need for all 32 teams and which players …

Cramer: Mass layoffs in manufacturing don't matter

Earlier this week, the Institute for Supply Management (ISM) reported that the manufacturing sector fell to levels not seen since the great recession …

Pelosi Statement on Passing of Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo

<i>San Francisco – Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi released this statement following the passing of Former New York Governor Mario Cuomo:</i><p>“Mario Cuomo was …