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Polls Show Support Shifting For Sterling And Against Silver As Public Supports Free Speech

NBA commissioner Adam Silver does not have the majority of people behind him any more.<p>Shortly after the commissioner announced his penalties for the racist comments made by Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling that were illegally taped and released to the public, everyone seemed to be …

What Jay-Z And Brooklyn Nets Valuation Means For The Los Angeles Clippers

If the Brooklyn Nets are worth $1 billion, how much are the Los Angeles Clippers worth?<p>An investment banker charged with selling a 20% stake in the Nets placed a $1 billion value on the NBA team. That valuation doesn’t seem nutty in today’s frenzied sports market where a booming stock market and …

3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …

2014 Hot 100 Excerpt

For almost 25 years SURFER’s Hot 100 has ranked, and predicted the fortunes of surfing’s next generation. Many of the Hot 100 alumni have gone on to …

Before The Markets Re-Open, You Should Know About The Monetary Policy Volley That Europe Fired On The 4th Of July

Due to the holiday, almost everyone in the US is blissfully ignoring anything market-related.<p>But actually there were fireworks today, and they emanated from the Bank of England and the European Central Bank.<p>In the words of Citi's currency expert Steven Englander the "<b>ECB, BoE make the world safe</b> …

Britain's electricity grid takes big hit from marijuana farms

Business News<p>Britain's energy regulator proposed new rules to combat electricity theft on Wednesday, revealing that up to one-third of electricity stolen each year is used to power illegal cannabis farms.<p>"Theft of electricity increases the costs paid by customers and can have serious safety …

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Portugal's soaring bond yields spell end of line for austerity

Here we go again. The eurozone crisis is stirring, confounding the boasts of various eurogroup leaders that the worst is past. Their claims have …

GM and Honda team up to produce next-gen fuel cells by 2020

You'd be forgiven for thinking that hydrogen fuel cell cars have vanished when EVs rule the headlines, but GM and Honda haven't forgotten them -- in fact, they've just unveiled a new fuel cell partnership. The automakers are jointly developing next-generation hydrogen systems and storage, using …

Here’s a big shock: AT&T will start selling customers’ usage data

AT&T(s t) recently updated its privacy policy to reflect a new plan to sell information about how its customers use its wireline and mobile networks …

Smart UK hotel room will let you check in, control temperature, and order meals from your phone

The UK's biggest hotel chain is set to open a new line of budget city hotels that provide app-based check-ins and improved connectivity for people who pride location and design over space. Whitbread will open its first Premier Inn 'hub' in Covent Garden, London in the fall of 2014, compacting a …

It Took Two Years to Get This Fog-Filled San Francisco Timelapse Right

The early morning when the whole city is still sleeping and the sky is changing from black to pink to orange to blue is the best part of the day. For …

Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp

Fresh Peach, Blueberry + Basil Crisp.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> June 21, 2013 75<p>This is how I know it’s officially summer.<p>Warm fruit<p>with a crispy topping<p>and melty …

The 50 Most Influential People Behind The Scenes In Sports

Casting a wide net, we searched the sports world for the 50 most influential people who operate behind the scenes. There are presidents, owners, managers, coaches, agents, doctors and reporters.<p>These are the coaches who change the way the games are played, the commentators who shape the national …