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Collins: Giants ready to take over NFC East, dethrone Cowboys

Landon Collins' All-Pro year in 2016 wasn't enough to push the Giants past the Cowboys, but the star safety is confident New York can dethrone Dallas …

Usain Bolt lays down marker with his season’s best 100m in Monaco

Usain Bolt produced his season’s-best time in the 100m to canter away with the Monaco Diamond League and suggest he will again be the man to beat going into a major championships.<p>The Jamaican’s time of 9.95sec will not necessarily have his rivals at next month’s world championships in London …

Marathons

Shooting on the UCLA Campus: Pictures

New Balance's first 3-D printed trainers hit the internet today

Plenty of trainer-makers have been trying to make future-proof kicks recently - most notably Nike, who are poised to sell wearable, fully functional …

New Balance thinks 3D printing is the future of sneakers

There has already been so many innovations in sneakers this year. Nike introduced a real self-lacing sneaker, Adidas brought 3D printing innovation …

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New Balance To Start Selling $400 3D-Printed Shoes This Week

Boston-based New Balance will start selling the company’s first 3D-printed running shoe this Friday just a few days before the city hosts the iconic …

Backlash builds against N.C. law on transgender bathroom use

A new North Carolina law that bars local governments from extending civil rights protections to gay and transgender people is provoking a growing backlash from businesses and others who say the law is discriminatory.<p>American Airlines, Wells Fargo and the National Basketball Association were among …

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Cruz Seeks One-On-One Battle With Trump

Ted Cruz campaigns in Ohio and Florida in an effort to narrow the GOP field to just himself and Donald Trump. Former presidential candidate and Cruz …

Black Virginian voters have mixed reviews on Democrats heading into Super Tuesday

NORFOLK, Va. -- While Sen. Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton court a black electorate that has played a pivotal role in past Democratic contests in …

Virginia Cop Killed on 1st Shift Was Fulfilling Her Father's Dream of Being a Police Officer

A 28-year-old police officer who was shot dead Saturday while on her first shift after being sworn in at the Prince William County Police Department …

Parents file lawsuit against Virginia officer who killed son

The parents of a man shot to death by a Virginia officer have filed a lawsuit against the officer.<p>The Virginian-Pilot (http://bit.ly/1pmsLYS ) reports that Audrey and Glennis Latham filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Norfolk officer Michael Carlton Edington Jr. in Norfolk Circuit Court on …

National 40th African American History Month: Why We Can Celebrate African American Contributions to American History Beyond February

Right around mid-January last year I had an epiphany. After conducting a self-administered pop quiz about Black History Month, I realized that outside of some information about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Rosa Parks, a handful of books, poets, and familiar African American leaders, I knew precious …

2016 will herald the end of Google (sort of)

For all the hype around technology, it doesn't move as fast as you might expect. This time last year everyone was talking about 2015 being the year …

Go To College Music Video (with First Lady Michelle Obama!)

College is awesome. If you don't believe us just ask the First Lady of the United States and SNL's Jay Pharoah.

Michelle Obama

5 Fighters to Look Out for in 2016

With 2016 almost upon us, it is time to get out the crystal ball and attempt to gaze into the future.<p>Bleacher Report has turned into Mystic Meg and picked out five fighters who could be set for big things in the year ahead.<p>Okay, so you hardly need to be a leading psychic to work out some of the …

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Christian Comedian Impersonates Famous Televangelists

This is, by far, one of the funniest bits I have seen from a Christian comedian. Hope you enjoy these great impersonations.

25 Best TV Shows of 2015

What an insanely abundant year for TV. There was so much to feast on in 2015 — the year America finally recognized the severity of our Peak TV glut — …

The Latest: Students schooled at Freddie Gray trial

BALTIMORE (AP) — The latest on the trial of a police officer accused in the death of Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man who suffered a spinal …

Stephen Curry Is The Revolution

Before this year’s NBA season started, I had a conversation with a Golden State Warriors fan. He was excited about his team and was keen to explain …

From Cloned Beef to Micropig Pets, We're Playing God by Editing Genes

People are talking of this being as important in long-term impact as the moon landing. Others say it might be the biggest scientific breakthrough ever. The smell of a coming Nobel Prize hangs heavy in the air.<p>The excitement is about gene editing, a technology that is offering the prospect of …

ScienceWatch.com - Clarivate Analytics

Multiauthor Papers: Onward and Upward<p>Having last examined the phenomenon of multiauthor papers five years ago, <i>ScienceWatch</i> returns to assess the …

The Systematic Castration of the Black Preacher

December 2, 2015 by Benjamin Dixon<p>The black church was born in the crucible of racial oppression in the United States. The very existence of the …

Adobe: Cyber Monday sales up 16% to $3.07 billion, iOS numbers more than double Android’s

Following record Thanksgiving and Black Friday online sales, Cyber Monday also set a new record in 2015: $3.07 billion, up 16 percent over last year. Furthermore, 26 percent of sales ($799 million) were made on mobile devices.<p>The latest numbers come from Adobe, which today released the final totals …

Adobe is telling people to stop using Flash

Adobe is finally ready to say goodbye to Flash. In an announcement last night, Adobe said that it will now "encourage content creators to build with new web standards," such as HTML5, rather than Flash. It's also beginning to deprecate the Flash name by renaming its animation app to Animate CC, …

Lawmaker: US military better prepared in Africa than in 2012

Rep. Lynn Westmoreland, R-Ga., was at the U.S. Africa Command in Stuttgart, Germany, during a Nov. 20 attack on a luxury hotel in Mali that killed 20 people. Westmoreland's visit to the command was part of a six-day trip to U.S. facilities in Germany and Italy on behalf of the panel investigating …

Migraines May Worsen for Asthma Sufferers

<b>Pre-existing asthma may be a strong predictor of future chronic migraine attacks in individuals experiencing occasional migraine headaches, according</b> …

Science just predicted what the food trends are going to be in 2016

It was in the labs of the University of Florida that wildly-popular sports drink Gatorade was first developed, so leave it to the university’s chief …

8 Cardio Workouts for the Guy Who Hates Cardio Workouts

1 of 9<p>You work hard to stack on muscle and the thought of sweating through cardio makes you cringe—maybe because you hate clocking time on the …