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Shutdown Countdown: Atlanta Falcons get tougher on both lines

<i>Shutdown Corner is previewing all 32 teams as we get ready for the NFL season, counting down the teams one per day in reverse order or our initial</i> …

NFL

Carmelo, Knicks negotiating deal

Representatives for Carmelo Anthony were finalizing negotiations Saturday on a contract that will bring him back to the New York Knicks, sources told …

NBA

The MLS Wrap: FC Dallas dominates draft, LAFC didn't rely on combine and more

FCD wasn't expected to have a busy MLS draft but saw an opportunity and pounced, paving the way for a very impressive draft-day haul<p>If you had made a list of teams most likely to be wheeling and dealing at the 2018 MLS draft, FC Dallas wouldn't have figured to be near the top of that list. After …

Nineteen anti-World Cup protesters arrested ahead of Rio final

<b>RIO DE JANEIRO —</b><p>Brazil police tell local news media they have arrested 19 people suspected of vandalism during recent anti-World Cup protests in Rio …

The best science and technology pictures of the week

The most impressive pictures from the worlds of science and technology this week, from a water-bombing helicopter to a desperate whale rescue.<p><b>More galleries</b><p>Futuristic dancers and swirling stars<p>Sci-fi balloons and hungry whales<p>Robot giraffe and double tornado<p>Supersonic selfie and eerie rivers<p>A …

Photos

Brazil vs Netherlands Live Stream

While you wait for the final match, the Brazil vs Netherlands live stream will let you watch the battle over World Cup 3rd place between two teams …

Top iPad apps on sale

If you are looking for some exciting apps at a great price, then check out our list of the best iPad apps for sale on July 12, 2014. These apps were …

Augmented SmartWatch Pro now supports Android Wear

Augmented SmartWatch Pro has been around for a bit of time supporting devices like the Sony SmartWatches, Pebble, and a few others. It adds a …

BMW to change model designations even further from actual displacement?

Once upon a time, you could look at the back of a trunk lid of a BMW and come up with a pretty fair idea of what sat under its hood. For example, a 320i was a 3 Series with a fuel-injected, 2.0-liter engine, a 328i was a 3 Series with a fuel-injected, 2.8-liter engine and a 328Ci was a two-door 3 …

Kim Kardashian Is About to Make How Much From Her New Game?

You won't believe it and you won't want to.<p>Kim Kardashian's new video game, an addictive simulator where you, the player/customer, try to crawl your way up from the D-list to the A-list using only your wits, your wallet and some random extensions you found on the street somewhere (tumbleweave) is a …

The 12 Highest Rated Kung Fu Movies On Netflix

If you’re in the mood for an action flick, but would rather go for something a little quieter, a little more graceful than Schwarzenegger-fueled explosions, a solid martial arts movie is a sure bet. And man, does Netflix have a lot of them. Granted, you’re going to have to read a lot of subtitles …

LeBron James Increases Cavaliers' Valuation to Over $1 Billion

LeBron James' decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers will be a lucrative one for him, but the true beneficiary will be the Cavs franchise from a monetary perspective.<p>James announced Friday via a <i>Sports Illustrated</i> feature with Lee Jenkins that he was leaving the Miami Heat and "coming home." …

Basketball

Amazon Surges As It Pleads With FAA To Test Drones

Amazon had a busy week, and Wall Street is rewarding them for it.<p>Shares of America’s largest online retailer surged over 4.5% on Friday morning as the company fought for the right to test its new drone delivery program, among a handful of other initiatives taken this week. Amazon.com also took …

Big Ten players on Nagurski & Outland watch lists

It’s early July, and that means it’s preseason college football awards watch lists season. See which Big Ten players were named to the Bronko …

Brandon Phillips has thumb surgery

CINCINNATI -- Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips is expected to miss six weeks after he has surgery Friday to repair torn ligaments in …

Holland 0-0 Argentina (Argentina 4-2 on pens)

<b>Date</b>: July 9, 2014<p><b>Result</b>: Holland 0-0 Argentina (Argentina 4-2 on pens)<p><b>Scorers</b>:<p><b>Holland</b>:<p>none<p><b>Argentina</b>:<p>none<p><b>Penalty shoot-out sequence</b>:<p>Vlaar (HOL) saved!<p>Messi (ARG) scored<p>Robben (HOL) scored<p>Garay (ARG) scored<p>Sneijder (HOL) saved!<p>Aguero (ARG) scored<p>Kuyt (HOL) scored<p>Rodriguez (ARG) scored<p>Argentina win …

Soccer

Giving iTunes Match Another Try

iTunes Wi-Fi Sync only seems to work about half the time I try to use it, so a few weeks ago I decided to take another chance on iTunes Match. If you’re unfamiliar with iTunes Match, it’s a $28 annual subscription service that scans your Mac or PC’s iTunes library. Any songs that are matched with …

Apps

Two years to Tango: the race to finish Google's 3D-mapping tablet

Speck Design's clientele has ranged from Apple to Samsonite to Fisher-Price in its history, and now it can add Google to the list of high-profile companies. But Google -- or its Advanced Technologies and Projects (ATAP) division, to be more specific -- is no ordinary client. The group is modeled …

Photography contest shows why drones are amazing

Drones are pretty spectacular, aren’t they? Aside from some minor scrapes along the way, consumer-use drones have yielded some neat pictures and …

Drones

The App Store, Six Years Later

Happy birthday, iTunes App Store. Apple‘s App Store turns six today, and now offers consumers over 1.2 million apps, which have been downloaded 75 billion times, according to the most recent official data shared by the company.<p>But the business can sometimes be tough for app developers, and new …

2014 BMW 328d xDrive Diesel Sports Wagon

Some fantasies are best left unfulfilled.<p>Say the words “diesel station wagon” around a group of European enthusiasts and they’ll yawn. Do the same thing in America, though, where such cars are exceedingly rare, and rivulets of sweat form on foreheads. Pulses quicken. Eyes widen. We should know—this …

'Assassin's Creed Pirates' Named App of the Week, Available for Free

Ubisoft's <i>Assassin's Creed Pirates</i> has been named Apple's app of the week, and as a result, it's available for free for the first time since it debuted on the App Store back in December of 2013.<p>While <i>Assassin's Creed Pirates</i> is not a full-fledged Assassin's Creed game, it lets players take on the …

Director Matt Reeves Has Some Ideas About What Happens After 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes'

With "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," Matt Reeves ("Cloverfield") ably takes over the directing duties from Rupert Wyatt, who rebooted the franchise with 2011's "Rise of the Planet of the Apes." Reeves admitted to Moviefone to being reluctant to take on the sequel, since he was such a big fan of …

LeBron James made no counters to Heat; done with team meetings

LeBron James made no counterproposals on contract length to Heat president Pat Riley on Wednesday and has no meetings set with other teams, league …

NBA

FTC files lawsuit against Amazon claiming it billed parents millions in unauthorized in-app purchases

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has filed a lawsuit against online retailer Amazon claiming the company charged parents millions of dollars in unauthorized in-app purchases.<p>The FTC is seeking court ordered refunds from Amazon for unauthorized charges made by children using devices like the …

Daniel Radcliffe Says He Probably Won’t Return As Harry Potter

<i>Updated: 2:45 p.m. ET</i><p>While fans may have turned rabid Tuesday at the news of J.K. Rowling’s new Harry Potter story, they shouldn’t expect to see …

Film Industry

Novitec Rosso Unleash Bespoke Ferrari 458 Speciale

We’re not sure anyone on earth has ever accused the Ferrari 458 Speciale of being not “speciale” enough right out of the box, but we also know that many Ferrari owners don’t like to leave well enough alone. So for them, the master meddlers at Novitec Rosso have remixed the 458 Speciale, adding more …

Sports Cars

Microsoft Is Paying Xbox 360 Owners to Buy an Xbox One

How much would it take to get you off your duff and over to your local game depot to pluck an Xbox One off the shelf? $5? $25? $50?<p>How about $75? …

Xbox