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Should LeBron James continue to wear No. 6 or bring back No. 23 next season? No really, he’s asking: http://bit.ly/1jFx3qb

Alleged Silk Road Boss Ross Ulbricht Now Accused Of Six Murders-For-Hire, Denied Bail

A New York judge denied bail to alleged Silk Road creator Ross Ulbricht Thursday, based in part on fresh accusations of violence: That the 29-year-old allegedly commissioned the murders of a total of six people through would-be hitmen he contacted online, four more than the two attempted killings …

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Don't Listen to Dana White, Georges St-Pierre Owes the UFC Nothing

Rumbles have been made in the MMA media that Dana White has crossed a line in regard to his handling of the Georges St-Pierre situation.<p>For those who somehow missed it, the long-reigning welterweight champ scored a controversial decision win over challenger Johny Hendricks. After the decision was …

Adventures in Google Self-Driving Cars: Pizza Delivery, Scavenger Hunts, and Avoiding Deer

After 500,000 miles of road tests, Google’s self-driving car team gave New Yorker writer Burkhard Bilger unusually deep access for a profile this …

As Bitcoin prices surge past $750, a new high, U.S. agencies set to argue in favor (updated)

Bitcoin prices have exploded over the past week, and just in time: Federal agencies are gearing up to defend the digital currency’s legitimacy in a Senate hearing today.<p>The United States Department of Justice and Securities and Exchanges Commission will argue in favor of Bitcoin’s viability, with …

The 10 Companies Paying Americans The Least: 24/7 Wall Street

24/7 Wall Street: This summer, thousands of fast-food workers in the United States went on strike in cities across the country, demanding their wages be increased to $15 an hour and the ability to unionize. To no one’s surprise, they didn’t get it. As of 2012, an estimated 4.7% of hourly workers …

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Phone records given to NSA by European intelligence, officials say

WASHINGTON -- Leaked U.S. documents appearing to show that the<p>National Security Agencycollected data on tens of millions of European phone records, an issue that has sparked outrage among U.S. allies, actually represented data handed over to the NSA by European intelligence services as part of …

Steve Young Will Make $1 Million in 2014 from USFL Deal Signed in 1984

Before Steve Young became a member of the San Francisco 49ers, before he won three Super Bowls and before he established himself as one of the greatest NFL quarterbacks of all-time with a Hall of Fame career, he played in the USFL.<p>You're probably either thinking A) What is the USFL? or B) How in …

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Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The winners of the inaugural Take a View Landscape Photographer of the Year awards have been announced

Boston bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev named as triple homicide suspect

Tamerlan Tsarnaev, shot dead in police gun battle following Boston Marathon bombing, named by prosecutors as participant in 2011 triple murder<p>The dead Boston Marathon bombing suspect was named as a participant in an earlier triple homicide by a man who was subsequently shot dead while being …

LeBron James Claims He Wants to Play in 1 NFL Game

Miami Heat and NBA superstar LeBron James has long drawn the attention of the NFL for his freakish athletic ability.<p>On Friday night, James answered a question on Twitter that should have NFL fans foaming at the mouth.<p>Here's the tweet:<p>The four-time league MVP played football during his high school …

Drake Fires Future From Upcoming Tour: Report

Drake has allegedly booted rapper Future from his upcoming “Would You Like a Tour?” trek after Future offered a lukewarm review of Drake’s new album …

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The Bronx Riviera: life at the 'hood beach' – in pictures

The image of New York's Bronx has largely been defined by the urban blight of the late 1960s-80s, when arson, drug addiction and social neglect decimated many of its neighbourhoods. Wayne Lawrence began taking portraits of summer regulars on the Bronx's only beach, known as a 'hood beach', in 2005, …

Made for Walking: The World's Most Aesthetic Footbridges (Photos)

Don't Look Down<p>From a bridge high above the Malaysian forest to a modern drawbridge, get from one place to another in style on one the world's …

Native Americans Give Other Groups A Taste Of Casual Sports Team Racism

Native Americans have long tried to raise awareness about the racism inherent in their portrayal in sports team iconography like the Cleveland Indians and Washington Redskins.<p>President Obama recently stirred the long-simmering pot of this dispute by weighing in on behalf of Native Americans. “I …

The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

Pentagon unit held 'phony' ceremonies for MIAs, using planes that can't fly

<b>By Bill Dedman</b><p><b>Investigative Reporter, NBC News</b><p>HONOLULU — A unit of the U.S. Department of Defense has been holding so-called "arrival ceremonies" for seven years, with an honor guard carrying flag-draped coffins off of a cargo plane as though they held the remains of missing American service men …

FBI struggles to seize 600,000 Bitcoins from alleged Silk Road founder

The FBI has found that seizing an anonymous decentralised peer-to-peer currency was trickier than it seemed, following the Bureau’s bust of the international drugs marketplace, Silk Road.<p>When Ross Ulbricht, known as Dread Pirate Roberts to users of the site, was arrested last week, the FBI seized …

UFC 169 Fight Card: Alistair Overeem vs. Frank Mir Moved to February

A stacked UFC 167 fight card has taken a hit, losing a heavyweight contest between former UFC champion Frank Mir and former Strikeforce champion Alistair Overeem.<p>On Thursday, Newsday.com learned the veterans have been moved to UFC 169, which will be held on Super Bowl weekend in February.<p>The reason …

Cooper: Incident won't be forgotten

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Riley Cooper has completed team-required sensitivity training and paid what he called a "substantial" team-issued …

Woman shot and killed by Capitol police after chaotic chase from White House

A woman who tried to force her car through a White House security fence Thursday afternoon was shot and killed by police after a 12-block chase past the Capitol, which was locked down for a half-hour, authorities said.<p>The suspect — a dental hygienist with a history of mental issues, according to …

Chael Sonnen Says Anthony Pettis Had His Back in Wanderlei Silva Confrontation

The video of a confrontation between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva made the rounds on the MMA media circuit last week.<p>The scuffle between the former two-divisional title contender and the Pride legend went down during the expo portion of the Mr. Olympia contest in Las Vegas and became the most …

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Big Sean Models Fall Fashion for GQ

Big Sean is getting fresh for fall. From turtlenecks to sweatpants, the Detroit MC models 15 of the season’s freshest looks for <i>GQ</i> magazine’s November …