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Maria Sharapova's grunts reignite Wimbledon row over noise on court

Russian shrieks her way to the semi-finals, annoying viewers in the process<p>Maria Sharapova shrieked her way to the Wimbledon semi-finals but spectators said the <b>excessive noise</b> was so distracting it had spolit their enjoyment of the match.<p>The former champion <b>beat unseeded American Coco Vandeweghe</b> in …

Jack Wilshere accepts FA misconduct charge for anti-Tottenham chants

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has accepted a charge of misconduct from the Football Association following anti-Tottenham chants during the FA Cup …

Hillary Clinton Says She's 'Very Disappointed' in Donald Trump for Immigration Comments

Hillary Clinton is not happy with her onetime supporter Donald Trump.<p>In her first national interview as a 2016 presidential candidate, Clinton spoke …

Government

David Cameron facing possible Conservative rebellion over English votes for English laws

Senior Tories said that the future of the Union is "hanging by a thread" as they called for more time for debate ahead of a vote later this month<p>Tory MPs have warned the government that it is pushing through plans for English votes for English laws too quickly raising concerns that the government …

Rio De Janeiro

Whiskey Barrel BBQ Smoker

My husband and I are always looking for a good DIY project to work on. Naturally, that meant when my father-in-law said he had a few empty whiskey …

Woodworking

The Pseudoscience of Beauty Products

Why the dubious claims of so many skin-care companies go unquestioned and untested<p>Last year, as part vanity project, part science experiment, I decided to adopt a new skin-care routine, something that an aging celebrity might use on a daily basis. My goal was to determine whether, in fact, a …

Skin Care

Can music help promote social justice?

Are we at the stage where England are in danger of not even making it out of their Rugby World Cup pool?

England's defeat by New Zealand was their most disappointing performance since the Cardiff calamity in 2013 when they lost 30-3. The pressure is building<p><b>England</b>’s defeat by <b>New Zealand</b> last Saturday was their most disappointing performance since the Cardiff calamity in 2013 when they lost 30-3. …

Rugby World Cup

For the First Time, Humanity Has Landed Something on a Comet

Questions, and answers, about a union more than a decade in the making<p><i>Update: We have, officially, now landed on a comet.</i><p><b>Wait, we're landing on a comet?</b><p>Yes!<p><b>Which comet?</b><p>It's called 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko; it was discovered in 1969 (and named, as you may have guessed, for its discoverers). And …

The 'Vacation Virus'

Chikungunya, a new mosquito-borne illness, is coursing through the Caribbean. I caught it and it's terrible.<p>Earlier this year, I woke up like most people do on Monday mornings: in total agony. However, this time at least, the agony had less to do with ennui than it did with the fact that I could …

From Good to Greatist: The Health and Happiness Site Joins Flipboard

Greatist is about what it sounds like: content to help readers be their best—healthier, happier and their greatest selves. But it’s also an ideology, …

Confirmed: The Oldest Known Art in the World Is Spray-Painted Graffiti

The first paintings ever made by human hands, new research suggests, were outlines of human hands. And they were created not in Spain or France, but in Indonesia.<p>Sixty years ago, on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, a group of archaeologists discovered a series of paintings spread across 100 …