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Sources: Pau Gasol not on block

Sources told ESPN.com Wednesday that the Lakers, after weighing the idea of making Gasol available before the trade deadline in February, are …

Lakers' Steve Nash out another four weeks, Jordan Farmar another week

Laker fans might be best served to just not think about their current backcourt situation.<p>Los Angeles Lakers point guards Steve Nash and Jordan Farmar will be out at least another four weeks and one week, respectively, the Los Angeles Lakers announced on Thursday, via ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and …

Floyd Mayweather says fight with Manny Pacquiao will 'never happen'

Undefeated Mayweather insists Pacquiao’s association with promoter Bob Arum is the reason why the bout will not happen<p>Floyd Mayweather says a proposed fight with Manny Pacquiao will "never happen".<p>The on-off super-fight between the two fighters has frustrated boxing fans for almost four years.<p>But …

Kobe Bryant's injury means it's time for the Lakers to tank

Kobe Bryant played in all of six games before getting hit with another major injury. After fracturing a bone in his left knee, he’ll be out for six weeks. This is awful news for him and for basketball fans everywhere — it’s never good when one of the greatest players of all time gets hurt —but it …

Boris Becker: Andy Murray inspired me to take role with Novak Djokovic

Boris Becker says Ivan Lendl's success with Andy Murray inspired him to take coaching role with world No2 Novak Djokovic<p>Boris Becker spoke yesterday about his surprise appointment as Novak Djokovic’s new coach, and admitted that the example of Andy Murray’s success with Ivan Lendl had been a major …

Tennis

25 Most Memorable Sports Stories of 2013

Link to Media<p>As 2013 comes to a close, well, it certainly was an odd year.<p>Every year has a tone. It seems like the most memorable stories of 2013 happened off the field, in board rooms and, sadly, court rooms. Even the biggest stories to take place during actual games had as much to do with players …

Serena Williams

NBA Christmas Day Jerseys: Breaking Down the Association's Holiday Uniforms

Link to Media<p>Fans of holiday hoops will be pleased to know that the NBA has scheduled a quintet of games for Christmas Day—and dished out some exotic uniforms for each team to boot.<p>The sleeved jerseys from Adidas are the source of polarizing debate and controversy, as is commonplace with fashion …

Basketball

Mike Tyson Opens Up in Interview with Rachel Nichols on CNN's 'Unguarded'

Link to Media<p>Renowned former heavyweight champion boxer Mike Tyson has been sharing his unique life story as much as ever lately with an autobiography titled <i>Undisputed Truth,</i> which has also turned into a one-man Broadway show.<p>Tyson has left himself vulnerable again, this time in an interview on</i> …

Boxing

Report: Half of all supermarket chicken harbors drug-resistant bacteria

A Consumer Reports investigation found potentially dangerous pathogens in nearly all of the chicken it tested<p>Dangerous bacteria, including antibiotic-resistant "superbugs," lurk in nearly all supermarket chicken, an investigation by Consumer Reports revealed.<p>The nonprofit organization tested 300 …

India-US row over arrest of diplomat Devyani Khobragade escalates

Bulldozers have removed security barriers outside the US embassy in Delhi as a diplomatic row prompted by the arrest of an Indian diplomat on visa fraud charges in New York intensified.<p>Devyani Khobragade, India's deputy consul general in New York, was charged last week with making false statements …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Nirvana, Kiss lead Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's class of 2014 inductees - TODAY.com

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame officially announced next year's inductees on Monday: Nirvana, Kiss, Peter Gabriel, Hall and Oates, Cat Stevens and Linda Ronstadt will all join the class of 2014. The E Street Band will be given the Award for Musical Excellence and Beatles manager Brian Epstein and …

Defector calls on Dennis Rodman to make Kim Jong-un 'hear the cries of his people'

Open letter exhorts US basketball star Dennis Rodman to use his controversial visit to North Korea to highlight human rights concerns<p>The only person born in a <b>North Korean</b> labour camp to have escaped to the West has written an impassioned open letter to Dennis Rodman, the former US basketball star, …

Tourist falls off pier while checking Facebook

The Taiwanese woman was walking along St Kilda pier, near Melbourne, on Monday night when she became distracted by her Facebook feed and plummeted into the chilly water of Port Phillip Bay, Victoria state police said.<p>A witness called for help and police rushed by speedboat to the woman's aid. They …

Chinese sewage is feeding superbugs that no antibiotic can kill

Antibiotics have saved hundreds of millions of lives and extended billions of others. But paradoxically, the more they are used the more the bacteria they fight get stronger, with potentially lethal consequences.<p>While some “superbugs,” as antibiotic-resistant bacteria are known, can be killed with …

Microbiology

Contributor Beauty Awards: best skin care nominees

Awards

How to Wear It: Men's Shirting

When worn with flirty skirts and silk pants, shirts borrowed from the boys risk never being returned. Photographs by Mark Lim. Fashion Editor: Rae Boxer. Now, help your man find his perfect shirt.<p><b>1. On Balance</b> -If you go structured on top with a boxy jacket, pair it with something loose below, like …

Carnival Knew its Ill-Fated Triumph Had Problems Before Cruise, Says Suit

Documents filed in the past few days in federal court in Miami indicate Carnival Cruise Lines knew about a risk of leaks from engine fuel hoses and …

Streaker at Lord's - a picture from the past

England cricket fans may be in need of a little light relief after their team's humiliating loss of the Ashes to Australia. On day four of the second Ashes test in August 1975 a ship's cook on leave became the first streaker at the 'home of cricket', gracefully leaping over the the stumps at the …

Stockholm Airport Turns Instagram Photos Into City Guides for Tourists

A Swedish airport has come up with the best way to use Instagram as a travel guide.<p>Stockholm Arlanda Airport this week launched The Locals’ Guide, a …

Nikon D610 review

For the record, the Canon EOS 5D Mark III is 152 x 116 x 76.4 and weighs 950g, a little broader and, like the D800, a little tougher and heavier than …

Cameras

How to: An easy updo with a punk rock edge!

<i>By The Beauty Experts at: L'Oréal Paris</i><p>An easy updo is the ultimate hairstyle for a night out and adding a punk edge adds some fun! Switch things up …

Hair

ELLE Editors Try All the Cleanses So You Don't Have

Fad diets: legit, or farce? Our editors put all the hype to the test<p>Fad diets and cleanses have become so commonplace that we often hear people discussing their latest detox as casually as the weather forecast. But is the torture of choking back cayenne pepper and lemon juice in the name of losing …

Photographer Who Captured Obama Selfie Moment Now ‘Ashamed of Mankind’

Last week’s memorial for Nelson Mandela had more than its share of media moments, from the fake sign language interpreter to the handshake heard …

Seven Ways to Fit More Stuff in Your Suitcase

Sure, we could tell you to just pack less. But sometimes you want to have wardrobe options when you travel -- whether it's for an unexpected weather change or a fashion emergency. Read on for seven ways to fit even more stuff in your suitcase.<p><b>Save Room With Travel Space Bags</b><p>You've probably seen the …