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Laziness and lack of sleep can shorten your life, especially when combined, study says

You already know that smoking is bad for you and that drinking too much alcohol may shorten your life. Now a new study says that spending too much time in a chair and depriving yourself of necessary sleep should join a short list of behaviors known to increase your risk of premature death.<p>Sedentary …

Syrian activists offer harrowing accounts of alleged chemical attacks

CAIRO -- Syrian opposition activists reached in the suburbs of Damascus provided harrowing accounts of what they said were chemical attacks unleashed by the military early Wednesday.<p>Although descriptions varied, they generally said that the chemical agents were deployed using rockets that landed …

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Stephen Curry Already Poised for Bigger, Better 2013-14 Warriors Campaign

Even though the disappointment of the Golden State Warriors' playoff elimination was still fresh, Stephen Curry stepped to the podium after Game 6 and confidently asserted that he and his team could be even better in the 2013-14 season.<p>Link to Media<p>And you know what? There's a good chance he's …

Highlighting LA Lakers' Top Free Agent Target at Every Position

With no picks in the upcoming draft, free agency will be the Los Angeles Lakers’ only means (barring a trade) of re-tooling the roster on the heels of perhaps the most disappointing season in franchise history.<p>But even then there’s a catch.<p>See, the Lakers are shoulder-deep into luxury tax territory …

Believe It or Not, We're in the Golden Age of Pass-Rushers

For every yin there must be a yang, every zig a zag, every tick a tock and for every pass, a corresponding pass rush. Thanks in large part to rule changes in the NFL, more passes are being thrown than ever before. That means more completions, touchdowns and interceptions than ever before, but it …

San Francisco Giants: Potential Trades the Team Should Make by the Deadline

The San Francisco Giants are winning. Plain and simple. That being said, we are still in the infant stage of the 2013 season. The Giants have only played 38 games out of 162.<p>The reigning World Series champs enjoyed a relatively quiet offseason and spring training, as general manager Brian Sabean …

Grizzlies rally past Thunder for OT win to take 3-1 series lead

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- The Grizzlies pulled off a huge rally to move within a victory of the franchise's first Western Conference final.<p>Tony Allen scored …

LeBron James, Heat stymie Bulls for 3-1 series cushion

CHICAGO -- LeBron James and the Miami Heat didn't even give the Chicago Bulls room to breathe, practically squeezing the playoff life out of them to …

Newcastle United tops survey of matchday travel among football fans

Manchester United may have bagged the Premier League title, but Old Trafford is relegation fodder when it comes to fans' transport needs according to …

Manti Te'o practices with Chargers

SAN DIEGO -- Philip Rivers thought Manti Te'o had a decent first interaction with San Diego Chargers veterans.<p>"It didn't seem like he was lost or …

Zach Randolph's toughness is an airborne contagion

Z-Bo tells us why Marc Gasol is so tough.<p>Hey, Zach Randolph, why is Marc Gasol so tough anyway?<p>"Marc's from Memphis man," Grizzlies forward Zach Randolph said. "Marc's tough. Marc played [high school and AAU ball] with all the guys from the ghetto, from south Memphis to north Memphis. And now he's …

Nationals OF Bryce Harper crashes into wall, blames himself for loss

Bryce Harper ran into a wall face-first in mid-May, and the injury has had unintended consequences over a week later.

Callum McManaman given first call up to England Under-21 squad for European Championships

Callum McManaman has been named in Stuart Pearce’s England Under-21 squad for the European Championships in Israel this June. With Tom Ince suspended for the first game, McManaman is likely to start against Italy in Tel Aviv on June 5. It will be his first cap.<p>McManaman worked under Pearce at the …

Donovan McNabb Announces Decision to Retire with Eagles in September

Former NFL quarterback Donovan McNabb announced on his radio show Monday (h/t <i>Philadelphia Daily News</i>) that he will retire with the Philadelphia Eagles this September.<p>While this has not been confirmed by the Eagles organization, McNabb stated that the retirement ceremony will be on Sept. 19 before a …

How the Todd Gurley, Keith Marshall Tandem Can Improve in 2013

The running back combination of Todd Gurley and Keith Marshall has quickly become one of the best tandems in college football. Rushing for a combined 2,144 yards last season and scoring more than 25 touchdowns, Georgia has itself a one-two punch in the backfield that is difficult to stop.<p>But even …

Roberto Mancini friend says sacking came as complete surprise

Maurizio De Giorgis, a close friend of Roberto Mancini, said that his sacking as Manchester City manager came as a "surprise" to the manager and that …

Alex Ovechkin: Were refs against us?

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin took exception with the way the officials handled his team's seven-game playoff series with New York -- a …

Here Are The Wild Designs For The New $975 Million Minnesota Vikings Stadium

The $975 million dome was designed by HKS Sports and Entertainment Group.<p>The Metrodome is slated to be demolished next year. The Vikings will play at the University of Minnesota's TCF Bank Stadium during the 2014 and 2015 seasons.<p>The stadium, which was unanimously approved by the Minnesota Sports …

Michael Vick, Nick Foles split 1st team reps at Eagles minicamp

Chip Kelly is fostering the idea of a competition for the starting job and doesn't want to tip his hand early.<p>The NFL season is still four months away and Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly isn't ready to name a starter for the team. He isn't willing to give any hints at practice either, as …

Former NFL Quarterback Offers Tim Tebow A Job In Arena Football

Jaworski knows a thing or two about playing quarterback in the NFL having played 15 seasons with four different teams and even led the Eagles to the 1980 Super Bowl. And he believes playing in the AFL can help Tebow's career.<p>"One [criticism] of Tebow is that he is slow and methodical," Jaworski …

Marshals: No 'go-ahead' to Tiger

After a weekend war of words between Tiger Woods and Sergio Garcia, two course marshals are disputing Woods' retelling of what happened on …

Kobe Bryant's relatives split over memorabilia auction

Kobe Bryant's mom says he lied in attempt to block auction of keepsakes.<p>CAMDEN, N.J. — A family feud between basketball star Kobe Bryant and his mom has intensified,with his mother claiming the Los Angeles Lakers guard has lied to block her planned sale of his memorabilia.<p>The athlete's father and …

ESPN Hasn't Stolen the U.S. Open Rights from CBS... Yet

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>ESPN's upfront presentation on Tuesday had more soccer, more football, and more <i>SportsCenter</i>, but the …

Woodson: Knicks on same page

INDIANAPOLIS -- New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson insists that his team is "absolutely" on the same page a day after Carmelo Anthony appeared put …

Hawaii football to be renamed Rainbow Warriors, according to report

After more than a decade without it, the Hawaii football team will reportedly have "Rainbow" back in its nickname.<p>The University of Hawaii will reportedly rename all of its men's teams the Rainbow Warriors, according to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser. The move is a reversal from several months ago, …

Donovan McNabb to retire as Eagle

Although he had a messy exit from Philadelphia in 2010, Donovan McNabb said Monday he intends to retire as an Eagle in September.<p>"I will retire as an …