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Trump staffer fired following report of racially charged Facebook posts

A campaign aide to Donald Trump has been dismissed two days after racially offensive Facebook messages he allegedly posted in years past surfaced.

On Friday, Business Insider published a story detailing various items posted on Sam Nunberg’s personal Facebook page since 2007. Among them were messages …

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10 stunning photos from Ronda Rousey's demolition of Bethe Correia

Ronda Rousey proved once again Sunday morning that she’s the most dominant female athlete on the planet, improving her undefeated record to 12-0 in a thrilling 34-second victory over Bethe Correia. In case you missed the fight, these amazing photos tell the story.

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Jamaal Charles calls himself 'the LeBron of football'

Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles is feeling extremely confident heading into his eighth NFL season. At Chiefs training camp Saturday, Charles went as far as describing himself as “the LeBron [James] of football.”

Seriously.

According to Charles, his versatility separates him from all …

Jamaal Charles

'Zoolander 2' teaser takes us inside Derek's brain

“If God exists, then why did he make ugly people?”

That’s the existential question Derek Zoolander asks in a new teaser for sequel Zoolander 2, aka 2oolander and Zoolander II, both titles the male model tries to pronounce in the clip.

Fans of the first Zoolander will get a kick out of this video, which …

The Brain

After being traded, Brandon Boykin says Chip Kelly is 'uncomfortable' around black players

Philadelphia Eagles head coach Chip Kelly has faced accusations of racism this offseason, mostly from former Eagles running back LeSean McCoy, after a series of trades that moved a number of black players off the roster.

Current players rushed to Kelly’s defense, but after being traded to the …

NFL

Trump says he wants to be himself in Thursday debate

Donald Trump is seeking to lower expectations for an upcoming debate in which he is the primary topic.

“I’m not a debater,” Trump told CBS’ Face The Nation on Sunday. “I don’t stand up and debate like these politicians.”

Trump and some of his Republican opponents began tuning up for Thursday’s clash …

Donald Trump

The entire sports world was blown away by Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey improved her undefeated record to 12-0 Sunday morning in Brazil, dominating Bethe Correia in just 34 seconds. With the entire world watching, Rousey did not disappoint.

Ronda Rousey is the Greatest Champion of this era! Keep Punching CHAMP!— Sylvester Stallone (@TheSlyStallone) August …

Ronda Rousey

Ronda Rousey destroyed Bethe Correia in 34 seconds

It wasn’t 14 seconds, but it was a very decisive 34.

On Saturday, Ronda Rousey destroyed Bethe Correia at Rio de Janeiro’s HSBC Arena — just like she vowed she would. Rousey successfully defended her title of UFC women’s bantamweight champion.

Check out the move that did it:

Rousey had previously …

Ronda Rousey

Scott Walker calls Biden and Clinton 'names from the past'

DANA POINT, Calif. – Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker on Saturday cast himself as a “fresh face” who could successfully challenge either Hillary Clinton or Vice President Joe Biden in the 2016 presidential race and said he still doesn’t “know” whether President Obama is a Christian.

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Scott Walker

Jahlil Okafor ruthlessly rejected a young fan's shot

So, you want to play some pickup with Jahlil Okafor? The Philadelphia 76ers rookie won’t go easy on you — even if he’s got a couple feet on you.

Jokes. He can also be pretty helpful.

(Thanks to Bleacher Report for bringing this to our attention.)

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Ronda Rousey

WWE star Titus O'Neil took homeless people to meals on back-to-back days

On Saturday, WWE star Titus O’Neil shared on Instagram that he would be taking a group of homeless people to lunch that day.

In the post, the current WWE Tag Team Champion said he’d also taken two guests out to dinner the previous night, but had a negative experience at the restaurant.

I'm gathering …

Homelessness

Tiger Woods fell apart in the third round at the Quicken Loans National

Tiger Woods played two brilliant rounds at his own tournament on Thursday and Friday, shooting rounds of 66 and 68 at Robert Trent Jones Golf Club. Woods not only made the cut, a notable achievement in his miserable 2015 season, he ended play Friday in a tie for fifth place, just three shots off …

Tiger Woods

Cowboys DE Greg Hardy helps pay for banner to be flown over Eagles camp

Defensive end Greg Hardy has yet to play a game for the Dallas Cowboys (and he’ll be suspended for the first four games of the regular season), but that isn’t stopping him from fully embracing the Eagles-Cowboys rivalry.

Eagles fans are crowdsourcing money on GoFundMe to fly a “We Got DeMarco” …

NFL

Watch Rickie Fowler drain a 70-foot birdie putt

Rickie Fowler’s already had a stellar year, winning the Player’s Championship and the Scottish Open, and he’s in contention at the Quicken Loans National. Playing in the final group along with Ryo Ishikawa, Fowler was even-par after three holes, but dropped to 1-under for the day after drilling a …

Ronda Rousey

Trey Burke got demolished in the NBA Africa game

The NBA played its first game in Africa Saturday, as Team Africa and Team World met in Johannesburg for an exhibition.

The objective of the game was to put on a good show for local fans and the game wasn’t exactly competitive, but Utah Jazz guard Trey Burke may have played a little too casually.

Burke …

Africa

Diver scores a 0.0 on a bizarre failed attempt

Australian diver Maddison Keeney took a 0.0 in the women’s 1m springboard at the FINA World Championship in Russia this week.

Keeney appeared to bail on her planned dive and simply fell into the water. The dive had the highest degree of difficulty of any she performed in the finals, but the score …

Baseball

Salma Hayek Voldemort-izes Trump

Mexican-American actress Salma Hayek may not have talked about Donald Trump when she was on Allure‘s cover this month, but that doesn’t mean she has nothing to say about his anti-Mexican comments — you just won’t hear her saying his name!

In a video interview, Hayek told E! that she knew Trump would …

Salma Hayek

Mets save face with trade for Yoenis Cespedes after Carlos Gomez fiasco

On Wednesday night, word got out that the Brewers traded Carlos Gomez to the Mets for injured pitcher Zack Wheeler and infielder Wilmer Flores. News spread so far and so quickly that it apparently reached Flores himself before it did Mets manager Terry Collins, and Flores choked up in tears on the …

Baseball

Prince Charles was attacked by an eagle and the Internet is having so much fun with it

The Internet is a predictable place. So when it was gifted with this photo of Prince Charles getting attacked by an eagle:

It responded quickly, with memes. Lots and lots of memes. Welcome to #PrinceCharlesBeingAttackedByThings. Here are some things the Internet decided to attack him with:

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Prince Charles

ESPN's Chris Mortensen pulls out of controversial Boston radio appearance

ESPN’s highly respected NFL reporter Chris Mortensen pulled out of a scheduled interview with Boston’s WEEI on Friday morning after he said that the radio network made “me the centerpiece of a story that has been misrepresented far beyond anything I did in the first 48 hours.”

Mortensen was the …

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Bush vows to work on urban issues

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Jeb Bush urged a largely African-American audience Friday to give Republicans a chance.

The former Florida governor told the National Urban League he would work with them on a variety of challenges, “whether as your neighbor or as your president.”

Seeking to follow his father …

Jeb Bush

Johnny Depp is a super-creepy Whitey Bulger in 'Black Mass' trailer

Is that Whitey Bulger, or a 1970s Boston version of the Joker?

Whatever Johnny Depp is channelling in the new trailer for Black Mass, which follows the career of the infamous gangster, it’s chilling.

From the new trailer released this week, Black Mass also features half of Hollywood attempting their …

Johnny Depp

Watch: Chrissy Teigen serves wings in a VERY cheeky way

what's up chicken buttA video posted by @chrissyteigen on Jul 30, 2015 at 4:01pm PDT

Watch. Sit in awe. And repeat.

Chrissy Teigen is currently working on a cookbook, but we’re guessing this way of serving wings probably won’t make the cut. On Thursday, the model posted this Instagram video playing …

John Legend

How is Beijing going to produce snow for the Winter Olympics?

There’s a reason Beijing will soon become the first-ever city to host the Summer and Winter Olympics: The climate needs to be warm enough in the summer to host the former and cold enough in the winter to host the latter. And though Beijing isn’t exactly a tropical paradise, it’s not exactly …

Olympics

Clinton promotes urban agenda, pokes Bush

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Hillary Clinton told members of the National Urban League on Friday that their work has never been more important, and that she was “going to keep doing that work right alongside you.

She also took a poke at a potential Republican opponent, Jeb Bush.

Though she did not mention …

Civil Liberties

Carson: Government should encourage businesses

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla . — Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson denied the “nasty rumor” that he wants to get rid of welfare, but does want to help get away from dependence on the government.

“We’ve got bring real hope here,” Carson told members of the National Urban League during a …

Ben Carson

HBO exec: 'Jon Snow is indeed dead'

On the Season 5 finale of Game of Thrones, fan-favorite character Jon Snow gets killed. But fans have been skeptical about the character’s death, and actor Kit Harington was recently spotted near the HBO series’ filming location. So could Snow come back in Season 6?

At Television Critics Association …

Jon Snow

Clinton, Bush to address Urban League

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Another Clinton-Bush confrontation, this time in front of the National Urban League.

Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush, members of presidential families who are seeking the presidency on their own in 2016, are scheduled to address an Urban League conference on Friday …

Jeb Bush

Surprise! It's a new One Direction single!

Just one day after Zayn Malik announced his solo record deal, his former bandmates have dropped a surprise single. Drag Me Down, the group’s first release as a foursome, is the lead single from the group’s next album, due in November.

It’s a little surprising musically, too, with Harry Styles taking …

One Direction

Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer are the newest cool-girl BFFs

New bestie alert!

And it’s none other than the funny/smart/sexy Jennifer Lawrence and Amy Schumer!

The Trainwreck star posted a snap on Instagram of the duo yukking it up on a jetski, with Lawrence in the driver’s seat.

“Jlaw #maniac,” read the caption.

So…would a movie starring both of them be too much …

Amy Schumer