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Conor McGregor 'Only Training Boxing' Ahead of Potential Floyd Mayweather Fight

In an effort to prepare for a potential fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr., UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor is only training in boxing at the moment.<p>According to TMZ Sports, McGregor's rep said the Irishman is solely focused on Mayweather and is not training in mixed martial arts.<p>UFC …

Asteroid attack? Astronomers ponder fourth close pass of 2017

For the fourth time since the start of 2017, a small celestial body will pass closer to Earth than the distance between us and the moon. Recently discovered asteroid 2017 BS32 zips by around midday Thursday.<p>This latest narrow shave comes just a few days after the closest such flyby in months, …

Earth’s Magnetic Poles Are Set to Swap Places - And We're Totally Unprepared

When north becomes south.<p>Earth’s magnetic field surrounds our planet like an invisible force field - protecting life from harmful solar radiation by …

North Korea sends message to Trump amid threat to fire missile 'at any time'

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea says it could launch an intercontinental ballistic missile "at any time," even as Pyongyang appeared to offer Donald Trump an avenue for future talks.<p>Tensions on the Korean peninsula have risen considerably since leader Kim Jong Un said in his new year's message that the country …

North Korea

Trump draws rebukes after saying U.S. isn’t bound by one-China policy

By Emily Rauhala<p>, Reporter<p>BEIJING — Donald Trump is talking about Taiwan again — and so is China, in angry and mocking ­comments Monday that questioned whether the president-elect grasps a core ­element of ­relations between the world’s top economic powers.<p>In an interview broadcast Sunday, Trump …

China

Scientists around the world are worried about a Trump team proposal to ax NASA's 58-year mission to study the Earth

Just before Thanksgiving this year, a coalition of meteorologists, climatologists, biologists, ecologists, and other researchers took up a new ritual of thankfulness: tweeting the small and large ways NASA data has helped them understand planet Earth, and attaching the hashtag #ThanksNASA.<p>For the …

Climate Change

Supersonic passenger planes may begin test flights next year

The time it takes to fly from New York to London may be cut by more than half if<p>Virgin GroupfounderRichard Bransonand a Denver start-up are successful in their effort to create a new supersonic passenger plane.<p>The manufacturing team for Branson's Virgin Galactic company is working with Boom …

Aviation

The tumultuous 2016 campaign is in a sudden limbo

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The most dramatic and unpredictable presidential election in decades is suddenly slipping into a strange state of suspended animation.<p>Donald Trump and his team, facing widening deficits in the polls, insist the Republican nominee can still win. But he and his allies seem to be …

Trump’s latest plan would target at least 5 million undocumented immigrants for deportation

Businessman Donald Trump officially became the Republican nominee at the party’s convention in Cleveland.<p>Businessman Donald Trump officially became the Republican nominee at the party’s convention in Cleveland.<p>By Jose A. DelReal<p>, Reporter<p>PHOENIX — Donald Trump’s latest immigration proposals would …

Immigration

We Finally Know Why Women Have Orgasms, Thanks To Science

In case you didn't know, we have sex to procreate. That’s kind of the only reason why we have those innate urges to take off our clothes and touch …

Rabbits

24 signs you're a good boss — even if it doesn't feel like it

Being the boss comes with a ton of pressure. And when you're in a management position, it can be difficult to evaluate how you're doing.<p>Are you striking the right balance between commanding respect and appearing accessible? Are your employees responding well to your style of leadership? Are any of …

Employment

Honey Lemon Chicken #Recipe

<b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 lb. chicken thighs (4 pieces)<br>½ cup lemon juice (2 lemons)<br>¼ cup olive oil<br>1 clove minced garlic<br>1 teaspoon sea salt<br>½ teaspoon dried …

Why Watching Porn Together Makes Couples Hotter And Hornier For Each Other

We know you’ve heard that watching porn is “bad” for you (no matter how much you enjoy jerking off to it), but we have good news – all of that is …

Curry on LeBron's MVP comments: 'I've gotten good at ignoring people'

Steph is paying no mind to LeBron's MVP comments<p>LeBron James is right. It can be hard to determine what "most valuable" should mean. A lot of people …

20 Grilled Skewer Recipes to Get You Ready for Barbecue Season

It’s *finally* that time. We’re consistently feeling the sun on our skin, the stores are full of brightly colored fashions and the neighbors are already grilling. Ready to jump on the outdoor-cooking bandwagon? There’s no better grill-ready meal than kabob recipes full of your favorite meats and …

Trump stumbling in Wisconsin as forces coalesce against him

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Next Tuesday's Wisconsin presidential primary is emerging as a crucial lifeline for Republicans desperate to stop Donald Trump's …

Government

Hilariously Angry Courtside Fan Screams 'JUST SUCK IT UP, LEBRON'

Unlike previous courtside fans, this woman showed no fear.<p>Unbelievably big for his agility level, unbelievably quick for his size, LeBron James has long been considered a superhero on the court. But if he’s Superman, his kryptonite is more well-known than that of his fellow NBA standouts.<p>James will …

Scientists Find Strong Evidence That the Earth Was Hit Head-On by a Mars-Sized Planet

A new analysis of lunar rock and soil samples suggests that the Earth got full-on clobbered by an ancient planet called Theia.<p>The early solar system was, for lack of a better term, a chaotic hellscape. Everything we see today, from Mercury on out to the inner Oort Cloud, was a product of a series …

Cam Newton is changing the definition of Southern Gentleman

Talk first about Cam Newton using Chris Clemons as a cushion for a soft landing after making a first down. You know, like a gentleman would.<p>Let's talk about that first, because it's still in my head and won't quite leave until I talk to someone about it, and make sure it was real. In the third …

NASA Releases New Video Showing Higher-Resolution Closeup Of Pluto

The best photos from the New Horizons spacecraft that buzzed Pluto earlier this year are now making their way back to Earth, providing resolutions of less than 100 yards per pixel.<p>NASA also released a video compiled from the sharpest views of Pluto seen so far from New Horizons during its July 14 …

10 Baked Goods We Hadn’t Heard of Before Netflix’s Great British Bake Off

With so many reality cooking competitions and celebrity chefs on television, it might seem like too much of a commitment to add another show to your queue. But what if we told you <i>The Great British Baking Show</i> is the best cooking show you’re not watching? For the uninitiated, <i>The Great British Baking</i> …

Nasa images of cosmic catastrophe give glimpse of Earth's ultimate fate

Earth’s final days are in the distant future, but the the death of a far-off solar system revealed in images from Kepler 2 shows how the world might end<p>The destruction of a solar system has been captured for the first time by astronomers who said the violent events provide a grim glimpse of Earth’s …