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USA Swimming opposes March open water race in Abu Dhabi

More than four years after the death of open water star Fran Crippen, swimming's international governing body plans to hold a World Cup race in the …

Swimming

The Biggest Takeaways from the 2014-15 NCAA Basketball Season So Far

Now that college football is over until September, it's time to turn your focus to the college basketball season. Believe it or not, it's already halfway over with!<p>That's right—six weeks of nonconference play and a couple of weeks of conference action are already in the books, and it has been a …

College Sports

Ballon war! Simeone, Diego Costa and Atletico Madrid deserve Real recognition

Despite producing one of football’s biggest miracles last season, Diego Simeone's warriors received little acknowledgement in Zurich – unlike their city rivals.<p>Real Madrid dominated the awards at the 2014 FIFA Ballon d’Or ceremony on Monday to cement the team's status as the best team in club …

A Tour De France First: An African Team Will Compete This Year

An African team will be featured for the first time ever in this year's Tour de France: South Africa's MTN-Qhubeka received a wild card today from race organizers.<p>"OK, we had [Kenya-born Briton] Chris Froome win the 2013 Tour de France, [South African] Daryl Impey wore the yellow jersey, but to …

South Africa

Ray Lewis: 'We know who Tom Brady is because of a tuck rule'

Tom Brady advanced to his ninth career AFC Championship game with a thrilling win over the Ravens last weekend, breaking Joe Montana’s all-time record for playoff touchdown passes in the process. Even if Brady retired today, the three-time Super Bowl champion would be a lock for the Hall of Fame, …

NFL

Yosemite duo inch towards history on world's toughest rock climb

Free climbers Kevin Jorgesen and Tommy Caldwell reach the top of the Dawn Wall after nearly 18 days of hard work and shredded fingertips<p>Conquering El Capitan – in pictures<p>How pair of free climbers took on epic El Capitan<p>Yosemite duo near end of world’s toughest climb - video<p>Two climbers in …

Climbing

Marshawn Lynch answers every postgame question with 'I'm thankful'

He really is, though!<p>Seahawks RB Marshawn Lynch has already been fined $100,000 for not talking to the media this season. Thankfully, he's continuing to turn his postgame media sessions into an art form. First it was "Thanks for asking." Now he's thankful.<p>And we're thankful for Marshawn Lynch.

Marshawn Lynch

NFL coaching rumors 2015: Tracking top candidates for Falcons, Broncos and all the vacancies

Who will coach your favorite team next season?<p>Black Monday has come and gone in the NFL, a day infamous for the cavalcade of head coaches and executives who lose their jobs. It is an awful day for those people and their families, but it is not without a silver lining.<p>For many other hardworking …

5 Names to Look out for in 2015 MLS SuperDraft

On Thursday, Major League Soccer will welcome its latest crop of young talent to the league during the MLS SuperDraft in Philadelphia.<p>While the 2015 draft class may not be as prolific as recent ones, it still has the potential to produce some quality players.<p>Only five players inked Generation …

Soccer

James Rodriguez Wins 2014 Puskas Award, Beats Robin Van Persie, Stephanie Roche

FIFA announced on Monday that James Rodriguez is the winner of the 2014 Puskas Award, given to the scorer of the best goal of the past year. Rodriguez beat out Robin van Persie and Stephanie Roche for the honour.<p>FIFA confirmed the announcement via its Twitter account:<p>Rodriguez enters exclusive …

Soccer

David Luiz named in FIFPro World XI with Ronaldo and Messi

The Brazilian defender was selected in the best team of 2014, along with Ballon d’Or trio Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Manuel Neuer.<p>Real Madrid and Bayern Munich dominated the 2014 FIFA FIFPro World XI, but the surprise inclusion was Paris Saint-Germain stopper David Luiz.<p>Champions League …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Abandoned Movie Theater in The Desert of Sinai

In the desert of the Sinai peninsule in Egypte, someone has found a very old abandoned movie theater. Estonian photographer Kaupo Kikkas went there …

Famous photographers step in front of camera - in pictures

From Bill Brandt and Robert Frank to Cindy Sherman, Abe Frajndlich spent three decades taking portraits of the greats. The resulting book, Penelope's Hungry Eyes, has been published digitally by MAPP – so what happens when you put a photographer on the other side of the lens?

The housewives taking on militants in Kashmir

<b>Tucked away in the northern-most recesses of the insurgency-hit region of Kashmir, a community is fighting a little-known battle to keep Islamist militants at bay. And the charge is led by none other than a band of housewives.</b><p>During the last three years, these women have conducted a sustained and …

Pakistan

In The Streets Of Iran, A Fashion Shoot Bursting With Color

Iran is a notoriously closed society, so this was an unusual milestone: It was recently the setting for a high-fashion magazine shoot, published in California-based magazine <i>FSHN</i>.<p>Iranian-Canadian photographer Afra Pourdad took photos of model Shabnam Molavi posing in public spaces — in bazaars, on …

JFK in Photos

Fifty years after the assassination of John F. Kennedy, The Atlantic has resurfaced some of its best journalism about the 35th president and his legacy in a new collection: JFK In His Time and Ours. Although Kennedy was in office for barely more than a thousand days, his presidency and his presence …

The Best Thanksgiving Sides Ever

We've tracked down 13 can't-miss recipes for dishes that will threaten to upstage the main event at your Thanksgiving table.<p>Photo: William …

Cooking

Spice Up Your Soiree with these Fall Cider Recipes

Cheers to all the delectable delights of Autumn — kettle corn, pumpkin pie, and apple cider, to name but a few! <b>When seasonal temperatures start to drop, nothing chases off the chills better than a toasty beverage.</b><p>Next time you pass a roadside farm stand, why not pick up a gallon of locally made …