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We Could Be Seeing a Mercedes-Benz Pickup Truck Very Soon

Mercedes-Benz is reportedly planning to debut its new pickup truck this year.<p>The vehicle is expected to be presented for the first time at theParis …

Von Miller denies he tried to illegally bat ball on game-sealing play in Super Bowl 50

Miller knocked the ball away from Cam Newton on the biggest play of Super Bowl 50.<p>Cam Newton drew criticism for not diving on a fumble in the final minutes of Super Bowl 50, but he likely would've grabbed the ball had Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller not scooped it away and toward the end zone. …

NFL fines Broncos CB Aqib Talib for personal foul in Super Bowl

Talib will lose a big chunk of his Super Bowl 50 bonus for two personal fouls he committed during the game.<p>Denver Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib has been fined $26,044 for the two personal foul penalties he committed against the Carolina Panthers in Super Bowl 50.<p>Talib said following the game that …

Yes, James Harrison is serious about recouping lost NFL fine money

PITTSBURGH -- When Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison on Monday told reporters he's checking with the NFLPA to explore whether a statute …

Max Scherzer pitches no-hitter for Nationals but just misses perfect game

Fan who caught A-Rod's 3,000th hit leaves Yankees hanging over fate of ball<p>Read more<p>Max Scherzer pitched a no-hitter and came agonizingly close to a perfect game, hitting a batter with two outs in the ninth inning on Saturday in the Washington Nationals’ 6-0 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.<p>Scherzer …

Alex Rodriguez

Could NFL eventually go without helmets?

Would the NFL get rid of the helmet?<p>The NFL helmet has come a long way since the league first required players to start wearing one back in …

Why Americans are getting new credit cards

NEW YORK (AP) — A big change is happening inside your wallet.<p>U.S. banks, tired of spending billions each year to pay back fleeced consumers, are in …

Fortune.com

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App Thinning in iOS 9 might finally mean your 16GB iPhone isn't always out of space

A new feature Apple is quietly building into iOS 9 called ‘App Thinning‘ means that your phone may have more free space and use less data to update.<p>App Thinning is a new feature that optimizes the install of iOS and watchOS apps to use the lowest amount of storage space on your device.<p>Each app will …

Pluto's Moons Are 'Tumbling In Absolute Chaos,' NASA Says

In the NFL, something that behaves like Pluto's football-shaped moons might be called a wobbly duck. NASA simply calls them astonishing.<p>Instead of steadily rotating through their orbits, two of Pluto's moons "wobble unpredictably," the space agency says, citing new analysis of data from the Hubble …

How NASA proposes to cut Mars travel time in half

CANOGA PARK, Calif. — Getting astronauts to Mars will take all the spacefaring expertise the United States can muster, including advanced propulsion …

Space Travel

Tebow makes his Philly debut

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A slimmer Tim Tebow threw passes in shorts while a horde of reporters critiqued his mechanics and analyzed his arm motion.<p>Welcome …

A-Rod picks up 1,995th RBI, passes Lou Gehrig for most in AL history

Alex Rodriguez hit a three-run home run on Wednesday, giving him 1,995 RBI for his career. That is the most in AL history according to MLB.<p>NEW YORK …

The Stratos All-In-One Credit Card Isn’t Perfect Enough

The anxiety hasn’t worn off yet. I’ve used the Stratos credit card for three weeks now and I’m still unsure if it will work for every transaction. It makes me nervous. That’s a problem for a device that promises to consolidate credit cards. For now, until the anxiety subsides, I’m carrying the …

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Twitter reportedly eyeing $1bn Flipboard acquisition

Twitter is discussing the possibility of acquiring the social media aggregation app Flipboard at a valuation of more than $1bn, according to reports.<p>Twitter’s chief financial officer Anthony Noto has been leading the talks since the beginning of the year, though they are currently stalled, reports …

AdTech

Jeremy Guthrie endures historically bad start

Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie only recorded three outs Monday, but he allowed 11 earned runs.<p>Royals starting pitcher Jeremy Guthrie joined a …

Marco Rubio and the Challenge to Hillary Clinton

In a recent article in the <i>New York Times</i>, Jeremy Peters reported on the growing fears of some Democrats -- even within the Clinton camp -- over facing Marco Rubio in the 2016 campaign. They see several powerful forces at work in Rubio's candidacy -- his youth and his Hispanic heritage, not to …

MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand on Memorial Day

For many, Memorial Day weekend is the official start of summer. The baseball season is no different, as teams are really starting to hit their stride two months into the year.<p>Once again, we have a new No. 1 club in this week's MLB power rankings, as the top three teams in our previous rankings each …

Baseball

Kirk beats Spieth at Colonial

Chris Kirk was prepared to need a putt for a playoff at Colonial in Fort Worth, Texas. Instead, no extra holes were necessary Sunday for Kirk to get his fourth PGA Tour victory.<p>Kirk made up for an errant tee shot at No. 18 with a par-saving and tournament-winning 7-foot putt after playing partner …

New nutrition facts panels won’t have line on added sugars

Nutrition facts panels in Canada are getting a makeover, with changes to serving sizes and a streamlined definition of sugar designed to help consumers cut through the complexity of current labels.<p>Despite an earlier proposal, the nutrition labels Health Minister Rona Ambrose unveiled on Friday will …

LOOK: Seahawks fan starts GoFundMe page to help re-sign Russell Wilson

Seahawks fans really, really, really, want Russell Wilson to stay in Seattle.<p>If the Seahawks aren't willing to meet Russell Wilson's contract …

5 simple ways to invest $1,000 now

The unemployment rate continues to drift steadily lower, gas prices remain cheap relative to years past and the stock market continues to bump up against all-time highs. And as a result, many Americans are finally getting their finances back in order.<p>But what should they do with that extra cash …

Investing

Eastern Conference finals: LeBron James drives Cavaliers to 2-0 series lead

LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without injured star Kyrie Irving, routing the Atlanta Hawks 94-82 on Friday night for a 2-0 lead with the series heading to Ohio.<p>The Cavaliers made it a blowout with a dominating third …

Basketball

Brewers' Smith ejected for having rosin, sunscreen on arm

ATLANTA (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Will Smith was ejected for having rosin and sunscreen on his right forearm in the seventh inning …

Google heads list of 16 companies trying to kill passwords

People don't put enough thought into passwords because it's a pain, but that creates security problems for the whole internet. Google, Microsoft and others in the FIDO Alliance want to replace passwords with fingerprint scanning and other techniques, and just unveiled 31 products from 16 companies …

Apps

Britain is abandoning cash

Payments Council data released on Thursday shows that cashless payments overtook the use of notes and coins for the first time last year and cash volumes are expected to fall by a further 30% over the next decade.<p>The industry body, which oversees the system of transactions, said it isn't just the …

Student comes up with an idea for an International Flag of Earth

A student has come up with an international flag of earth and we think it’s pretty cool.<p>Made up of seven white rings in an interlocking pattern on a …

Universe

Many NHL players didn't realize header goals are illegal

Andrew Shaw wasn't the only player that thought he could head the puck into the net for a legal goal. Several others shared their disbelief on …