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England went soft after World Cup win - Eddie Jones - BBC Sport

2016-05-29
BBC SportEngland went soft after World Cup win - Eddie JonesBBC SportEngland's lack of success since winning the 2003 World Cup is a result of the team being allowed to develop a soft underbelly, says coach Eddie Jones. Until Jones guided England to a first Grand Slam in 13 years, they had won just one Six Nations title ...and more »

The world's greatest athlete reveals which major pro sport requires the most athleticism - Business Insider

2016-05-28
Business InsiderThe world's greatest athlete reveals which major pro sport requires the most athleticismBusiness InsiderSpanning two days and 10 events, the decathlon is, and has always been, sports' best objective measurement of sheer athleticism. And Eaton is so convincingly great at the 10-sport contest that his times and scores in certain single events are ...and more »

Election 2016: Bill Shorten vows to boost TV coverage of women's sport - The Sydney Morning Herald

2016-05-29
The Sydney Morning HeraldElection 2016: Bill Shorten vows to boost TV coverage of women's sportThe Sydney Morning HeraldOpposition Leader Bill Shorten has vowed to boost the amount of women's sport on the ABC's TV and digital channels by 500 hours, saying it was time female athletes receive the same treatment as men. Mr Shorten said it was lamentable that - despite the ...Election 2016: Bill Shorten backs women in sport by announcing more funding for ABC coverageABC Onlineall 123 news articles »

Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz decries youths playing any sport year around - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines (blog)

2016-05-28
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines (blog)Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz decries youths playing any sport year aroundThe Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines (blog)The discussion, which included MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred, turned to baseball's “Play Ball” initiative aimed at making sure youths continue to play and appreciate the game. Smoltz warned that playing baseball, any sport, exclusively is a bad thing.and more »

Cristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid had more experience, says forward - BBC News

2016-05-29
BBC NewsCristiano Ronaldo: Real Madrid had more experience, says forwardBBC NewsReal Madrid had more "experience" than their defeated Champions League final opponents Atletico Madrid, said match-winner Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portugal forward scored the decisive penalty in Real's 5-3 shootout win after Juanfran missed for Atletico.Real Madrid 1-1 Atletico Madrid (5-3 pens)BBC SportReal Madrid wins Champions League after beating Atletico on penaltiesRTGareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo are 'really close' - Carlo AncelottiBBC Newseuronews -Daily Mailall 2,766 news articles »

Red Bull: Renault engine deal extended until 2018 - BBC Sport

2016-05-29
BBC SportRed Bull: Renault engine deal extended until 2018BBC SportRed Bull are to stick with Renault engines for at least the next two seasons in Formula 1. The former champions' agreement also includes junior team Toro Rosso, who will switch from Ferrari for 2017. Red Bull tried to split with Renault last year ...and more »

NASCAR Chairman Brian France: "I believe the sport is in good shape” - Motorsport.com

2016-05-29
Motorsport.comNASCAR Chairman Brian France: "I believe the sport is in good shape”Motorsport.comTaken as a whole, NASCAR Chairman Brian France believes the state of the sport is “really good” and believes NASCAR's footprint in the sports landscape remains just as competitive as ever. “It's easy to misunderstand how competitive this whole country ...

Scottish Gossip: Stokes, Paterson, Celtic, Gerrard, Barton, Rangers - BBC Sport

2016-05-29
Scottish Gossip: Stokes, Paterson, Celtic, Gerrard, Barton, RangersBBC SportBirmingham City are expected to launch a bid to sign Celtic's Anthony Stokes, who finished the season on loan at Hibernian and won the Scottish Cup. (Scotland on Sunday). Scotland coach Gordon Strachan has urged his players to "be brave" against Italy ...and more »

Ricky Burns: Scottish boxer makes history with third world title - BBC News

2016-05-29
BBC NewsRicky Burns: Scottish boxer makes history with third world titleBBC NewsRicky Burns overpowered Italian opponent Michele Di Rocco to win the vacant WBA World Super-Lightweight title in Glasgow. The 33-year-old Coatbridge fighter dominated the bout and was in command when Di Rocco crumpled under a barrage of punches ...Ricky Burns makes history after stopping Michele di RoccoThe Guardianall 110 news articles »

Rio Olympics 2016: Djokovic says cancellation unthinkable - BBC Sport

2016-05-29
BBC SportRio Olympics 2016: Djokovic says cancellation unthinkableBBC SportHow about those people living there? I think we have to look from different perspectives in order to make a right conclusion." Women's world number one Serena Williams, 34, told BBC Sport: "It's something that's been on my mind. I'm really just going ...Don't postpone Rio Olympics over Zika, says expertThe Guardianall 1,560 news articles »

Memorial Day weekend traffic could be deadly

2016-05-27
Travelers, beware: More people drive in the summer and when the economy is good, and more drivers means more driving fatalities.

Many sunscreens contain lower SPF than labels claim, study finds

2016-05-27
Nearly half of sunscreen products in the United States do not live up to the SPF claim on their bottles, according to a new study.

Tricks for treating your sunburn

2016-05-27
Of course you understand the importance of sunscreen, but sometimes, no matter how diligent you were with reapplying, you still end up getting too much sun. While the damage of a sunburn can't be undone (sadly), there are things you can do to speed up the healing process and soothe your red, inflamed skin. We asked Joshua Zeichner, MD, director of cosmetic and clinical research in the department of dermatology at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City, about the best way to feel better fast.Sponsored: Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this.

Pool party? Check the health inspection before diving in

2016-05-27
Nothing feels quite like jumping into cool water on a hot summer day -- but before you do your best belly flop, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that you check the last time that public swimming pool was inspected. You may be diving into a pool of public health violations.

Doctors, professors: Postpone or move Olympics

2016-05-28
The summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro should be postponed or moved "in the name of public health" due to the widening Zika outbreak in Brazil, more than 100 prominent doctors and professors said Friday in an open letter to the World Health Organization.

The latest on Zika and the Olympics

2016-05-27
All eyes are on Rio and its Zika-carrying mosquitoes as the countdown to the 2016 Olympics continues. Here is the latest on how the battle against the Zika virus is being won or lost and how that effort is affecting athletes, visitors and the success of the Games.

After years in U.S., burned Iraqi boy hopes to help others

2016-05-28
Nearly a decade ago, 4-year-old Youssif sullenly pushed grains of rice through his lips in the kitchen of our Baghdad bureau. Popular: Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes Republican Leader | Guns in America

Beloved college football coach dies after battle with Parkinson's

2016-05-28
After a decade of battling Parkinson's disease, beloved college football coach Don Horton died Saturday morning according to his wife.

Henry Heimlich, 96, uses Heimlich maneuver for first time to save choking woman

2016-05-28
Though he invented the technique in 1974, Dr. Henry Heimlich, now 96, used it for the first time to save a woman who was choking on a hamburger.

Report: MH370 disappearance a criminal investigation, police chief says

2014-04-02
The investigation into Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is now classified as a criminal investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing the Malaysian police chief.

Ebola toll rises in 'unprecedented' outbreak

2014-04-01
An outbreak of Ebola hemorrhagic fever in West Africa has spread to Guinea's capital and beyond its borders in an "unprecedented epidemic," a leading aid agency reported Monday.

Republicans hit a nerve when it comes to Obamacare

2014-04-08
Republicans are going all in, hoping that the payout is big. Like control of the Senate, big.

Ukraine crisis: NATO suspends cooperation with Moscow

2014-04-02
NATO will suspend "all practical civilian and military cooperation" with Russia because of its annexation of Crimea, saying it has seen no sign that Moscow was withdrawing troops from the Ukrainian border.Sponsored: Drivers With No Tickets In 3 Years Read This Do NOT pay your next car insurance bill until you try this.

Will Caesars impress with Las Vegas High Roller?

2014-04-01
The 550-foot-tall High Roller has finally opened on the Las Vegas Strip.

'How I Met Your Mother' ends a legendary run

2014-04-01
After 208 episodes, countless "legendarys!" and any number of pineapple incidents, slaps and slutty pumpkins, "How I Met Your Mother" came to an end Monday night.

Unmanned drone crashes on South Korean border island

2014-04-02
An unmanned drone crashed on a South Korean island near its disputed maritime border with the North, the country's defense ministry said Tuesday.

Obamacare hits enrollment goal with 7.1 million sign-ups, President says

2014-04-02
A last-minute enrollment surge enabled the White House to meet its original sign-up target for the Affordable Care Act, a surprising victory for the Obama administration after a rocky rollout of the program that has become a political hot potato for Democrats and a rallying cry for Republicans.Popular: Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes Republican Leader | Guns in America

Washington landslide death toll rises to 24; number of missing stands at 22

2014-04-01
The grim death toll from the massive landslide in rural Washington rose Monday to 24 people, and the discovery of three more bodies means the list of those confirmed killed likely will rise soon, authorities said.

Begala: I got a better deal through Obamacare

2014-03-31
I signed up for health care through the Affordable Care Act last week.

Coke debuts 'proud to be an American' cans

2016-05-28
Coke has caught the patriotic fever.

Gawker has this billionaire in its corner

2016-05-28
Gawker learned this week that billionaire Peter Thiel is funding legal cases against it, but now Gawker has a billionaire in its corner too.

Global banking system under attack - what you need to know

2016-05-28
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Facebook clone launched in North Korea

2016-05-27
If you think Facebook's gotten a little too big and you miss the intimacy of a smaller social network, maybe give North Korea's version a try.

North Korea suspected in fed probe of 'Lazarus' bank hacks

2016-05-28
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Verizon reaches deal with 36,000 striking workers

2016-05-27
Verizon and its striking labor unions reached a tentative deal on Friday, potentially ending a six-week labor dispute involving 36,000 workers.Popular: Radical Islam in America | Graham Opposes Republican Leader | Guns in America

Janet Yellen says rate hike 'appropriate' soon

2016-05-27
Janet Yellen gave a big hint Friday that interest rates could go up in June or July.

Invasive lionfish now on Whole Foods menu - sans poisonous spines

2016-05-27
Lionfish with their distinctive venomous spines are an invasive species that has thrived in U.S. coastal waters because they have no natural predators -- until now.

Donald Trump under oath: Trump University's promises crumble

2016-05-27
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