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Wes Moore, an author, combat veteran and entrepreneur, will lead the foundation, which distributed $130 million to organizations in New York City last year.
Racing icon Dale Earnhardt Jr. will retire at the end of the 2017 season after 18 years on the track. His career earnings of $410 million are second most in Nascar history behind Jeff Gordon.
The increase in international boxing promotions has been responsible for its growth around the world. Countries such as the United Kingdom and Australia will play host to the biggest fights in 2017. F
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BAY OF PIGS, Cuba (Reuters) - Cuba's Bay of Pigs has been invaded again, this time not by U.S.-backed anti-Castro forces, but by millions of red, yellow and black landcrabs.
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Elisabeth Moss stars in the new Hulu series 'The Handmaid's Tale,' based on a popular Margaret Atwood novel.             
Former star of “The Bachelor” Chris Soules was arrested after he allegedly crashed into a tractor trailer, killing the driver and then fleeing the scene. Elizabeth Keatinge has the details.   &
Scott Baio is clarifying his comments on the death of his former co-star Erin Moran. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@fantasticmrnate) has the scoop.             
After Baio's comments drew a backlash on social media, he now states that he didn't know if drugs or alcohol were the cause of death of his former 'Happy Days' and 'Joanie Loves Chachi' co-star Erin M
The top baby names for children born in spring have been revealed [Getty] To make their child’s name more personal, some parents plan to name their children after special places or even the time o
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Former “Bachelor” star Chris Soules has been arrested. The ABC reality star is accused of having been involved in a car accident that left one person dead. According to KWWL, a new outlet based in Bu
After the Monday night episode of “Basketball Wives,” Season 6 cast members Evelyn Lozada and Tami Roman decided to speak out on the drama that transpired on episode 2. Once the episode aired, Tami t
Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX), with the success of its Unicorn Frappuccino, has become one of a handful of companies that have managed to master the art of capturing public attention. Call it car-crash pub
They’ve been on the run together for a while, and he has sworn to her many times that he is in love with her and wants to be with her for the rest of his life. Now, Nicole will finally let her guard
Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi have prided themselves on being honest with the public about their relationship. From the start, they’ve been clear that they’re not rushing to get married and are ins
Caterpillars might hold the key to Earth’s plastic pollution problem. But not the kind that turn into butterflies — the kind that are a parasite to bees.
Despite being in the process of ending her marriage to NBA star Carmelo Anthony, La La Anthony is attempting to still enjoy life. The actress allegedly spent some time with rapper French Montana at a
Latest Health
In a study of nearly 3 million adults in Sweden, researchers found the incidence of cardiovascular disease has dropped significantly over the past few decades.
Researchers at the University of Virginia have developed a new technique that will allow a single cancer research lab to do the work of dozens of labs.
The annual potential of solar energy far exceeds the world's energy consumption, but the goal of using the sun to provide a significant fraction of global electricity demand is far from being realized
Scientists have identified a novel mode of action for a potential antidepressant that also leads to nerve cell growth in the mouse hippocampus. The activator of a serotonin receptor uses a different m
Through a combination of experiments with college students and laboratory worms, researchers have identified the first specific genes to show molecular alterations associated with short sleep duration
The first molecular genetic evidence that genetic influences play a role in the risk of getting Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) after trauma has been gained by a new study.
FRANKFURT/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Germany is opposing key elements of a European Union proposal to overhaul how car engine emissions are tested for pollution, a document seen by Reuters showed, as Brusse
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Niti Aayog in its three-year draft action agenda today suggested a host of reforms in taxation, agriculture and energy sectors with the objective of accelerating growth and increasing employment opp
Take a vacation from your money. You know: Shut it down, get away, let it go… at least for a while. Your reaction might be, “Great! I’m ready, but seriously…how can I take a vacation from my money? It
New research shows interest rates have an even more meaningful influence on our financial behavior than previously thought — in some cases altering our spending even before interest rate moves take ef
Ivanka Trump pledged to push for “incremental, positive change” for women in the U.S. economy and defended her father’s attitudes toward women as she made her first international outing Tuesday as
Will Ann Coulter speak at UC Berkeley this week? It’s a question that has consumed the university for weeks and on Monday actually sparked a federal lawsuit from College Republicans who invited th
Free agent running back Adrian Peterson has reportedly agreed to a two-year deal with the New Orleans Saints. Although the Saints have not announced the deal, Peterson has told ESPN that he has ag
Wells Fargo & Co.’s annual meeting is underway in Florida, and shareholders will soon cast final votes in an election that could shake up the San Francisco financial giant’s board of directors. Th
Latest Sport
The debate about Maria Sharapova's wild-card entry for the Porsche Grand Prix continued with Simona Halep and Alize Cornet joining the growing legion of players criticizing tournament organizers for o
The Vancouver Canucks?are promoting Travis Green from the AHL to be their next coach, according to TSN. Green has been the head coach of the Canucks' AHL affiliate, the Utica Comets,
Blues captain Paul Robinson is facing a ban which would end his season after being charged by the FA with alleged violent conduct, following a clash with Villa skipper James Chester in Sunday’s Second
Adrian Peterson, perhaps the highest profile free agent available this NFL offseason, is officially off the market. NFL.com reports the seven-time Pro Bowl running back formerly of the Minnes
Dale Earnhardt Jr., unquestionably the most popular driver in NASCAR – he's been voted that honor 14 years in a row – will announce his retirement this afternoon.
The softball playoffs get underway Wednesday - with the bulk beginning Thursday - but a few teams are still waiting on tiebreakers to determine potential opponents and postseason venues.
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Allegations of a serious crime might damage a professional football hopeful’s stock at the 2017 NFL Draft. Cleveland, Ohio, police... Read More »
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