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Smoothies and fruit juices are a new risk to health, US scientists warn

Scientists say potential damage from naturally occurring fructose in apparently healthy drinks is being overlooked<p>Fruit juices and smoothies represent a new risk to our health because of the amount of sugar the apparently healthy drinks contain, warn the US scientists who blew the whistle on corn …

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Strike returns to platinum miner Lonmin after death

A strike has begun at South African platinum miner Lonmin after a union member was shot dead over the weekend.<p>Miners have downed tools at South African producer Lonmin, sparking fears of a repeat of the turmoil which last year resulted in dozens of deaths and effectively shut down the country's …

Police Shootings

Half of Internet Traffic in North America Is Just to Watch Netflix and YouTube

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>If you combine everything that you do on every website besides Netflix and YouTube — reading this …

$325,000 stem cell hamburger to be eaten soon

A proof-of-concept lab-grown hamburger is slated to be eaten soon, after many delays and $325,000 in research and development.<p>The race for a lab-grown meat alternative has been on for years. Modern Meadow, for example, has gone after a type of 3D-printed meat using bioprinting techniques. Dutch …

Food

Wayne Rooney deletes 'Manchester United player' from Twitter bio

Wayne Rooney has deleted the words 'Manchester United player' from his Twitter bio, further fuelling speculation that he is on his way out of Old Trafford.<p>Everton manager David Moyes, who Rooney previously played under at Goodison Park before his big-money transfer to <b>United</b>, is soon to be unveiled …

Soccer

Happy Mother's Day? Kobe Bryant sues mom for trying to sell his old stuff

It turns out the parents of NBA superstars are just like regular parents: At a certain point, they want to get all their kids' crap out of the house. For Kobe Bryant and his mom, however, where things get awkward is when this brings on a lawsuit.<p>Bryant is fighting his mother in court to prevent her …

Nuggets' Masai Ujiri is top exec

DENVER -- Even as Masai Ujiri accepted the NBA's executive of the year trophy from club president Josh Kroenke on Thursday, the Denver Nuggets …

Basketball

If You Don't Think College Athletes Should Be Paid, This Chart May Change Your Mind

The chart below is the best visual yet that shows just how much money schools are making off their student-athletes and why there has been an upwelling of support in recent years for finding a way to get more money in the hands of the athletes.<p>The data collected by USA Today shows the revenue …

College & University

Manchester United Eye Ronaldo Swoop as Rooney Exit Looms

Link to Media<p>Manchester United are attempting to soften the blow of Sir Alex Ferguson's retirement by launching an astonishing swoop for Cristiano Ronaldo.<p>The <i>Daily Mail</i> are reporting that United Chief Executive David Gill has been in Madrid to meet Jorge Mendes—Ronaldo's agent—to discuss the …

Soccer