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There was huge money to be made gambling on three of 2016's most unexpected victories
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# Holy Moly Trinity

There was huge money to be made gambling on three of 2016's most unexpected victories

Dec 28th 2016, 10:15 PM 18,301 Views 22 Comments

Leicester winning the Premier League, the Brexit vote, and Donald Trump’s presidential victory combined into an accumulator worth a staggering €5.3 million – from a €1.20 bet.

Why a guy who runs 100-mile races eats a high fat diet while training
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# Nutrition

Why a guy who runs 100-mile races eats a high fat diet while training

Dec 28th 2016, 9:00 AM 6,989 Views 0 Comments

There’s no reason to get off the couch after that turkey sandwich.

Every apartment in this building has a private pool on its balcony
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# Pooled Resources

Every apartment in this building has a private pool on its balcony

Dec 27th 2016, 6:00 PM 29,270 Views 10 Comments

The cost? A mere €5 million.

Here's why you should start your New Year's fitness resolution this week
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# Get Active

Here's why you should start your New Year's fitness resolution this week

Dec 26th 2016, 2:00 PM 4,809 Views 1 Comment

Okay, enjoy your dinner but there’s no reason to sit on the couch for the next few days.

The lecturer teaching a course on The Simpsons explains why it appears to predict the future
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# Stranger Than Fiction

The lecturer teaching a course on The Simpsons explains why it appears to predict the future

Dec 25th 2016, 10:15 PM 32,890 Views 18 Comments

President Trump? You heard it on The Simpsons first.

The secrets to long life from some of the oldest people in the world
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# Eat Cookies

The secrets to long life from some of the oldest people in the world

Dec 25th 2016, 10:00 PM 26,982 Views 12 Comments

What you put into your body has a big impact on longevity, it seems.

Here's why Christmas dinner gives you a food coma
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# Anyone For Sandwichzzzzzz?

Here's why Christmas dinner gives you a food coma

Dec 25th 2016, 8:30 PM 21,831 Views 8 Comments

What’s really going on inside your body, as your eyes slowly close?

BBQs and KFC : Here's what people in 10 different countries eat on Christmas Day
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# Christmas Dinner

BBQs and KFC : Here's what people in 10 different countries eat on Christmas Day

Dec 25th 2016, 1:00 PM 21,383 Views 18 Comments

Reindeer meat is a favourite in one country.

This is Amazon's grocery store of the future: no cashiers, no registers, and no lines
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# Amazon Go

This is Amazon's grocery store of the future: no cashiers, no registers, and no lines

Dec 24th 2016, 7:00 PM 17,650 Views 29 Comments

It opens in early 2017.

LeBron James was destined for greatness as the rest of the 2003 Draft shows
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# Where Are They Now

LeBron James was destined for greatness as the rest of the 2003 Draft shows

Dec 24th 2016, 4:30 PM 7,855 Views 3 Comments

13 years ago, the NBA had almost legendary Draft.

Where are they now? The 6 quarterbacks infamously drafted before Tom Brady
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# Big Tom

Where are they now? The 6 quarterbacks infamously drafted before Tom Brady

Dec 24th 2016, 11:00 AM 12,599 Views 2 Comments

Someone got fired after this.

7 mental tricks Olympic athletes use to perform under pressure
# Mind Games
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# Mind Games

7 mental tricks Olympic athletes use to perform under pressure

Dec 23rd 2016, 2:20 PM 8,720 Views 6 Comments

Allyson Felix tunes out distractions and other psychological strategies.

Tiger Woods is playing golf with Donald Trump today - reports
# Power
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# Power

Tiger Woods is playing golf with Donald Trump today - reports

Dec 23rd 2016, 12:15 PM 4,114 Views 2 Comments

The sporting icon also played a round of golf with President Barack Obama roughly three years ago.

This ‘gym boat’ that could float across the Seine is powered by workouts
# Fitness
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# Fitness

This ‘gym boat’ that could float across the Seine is powered by workouts

Dec 19th 2016, 5:39 PM 5,181 Views 0 Comments

It’s a bit nicer than a spinning class. .

Report: Buffalo Bills 'preparing to part ways' with Rex Ryan
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# NFL

Report: Buffalo Bills 'preparing to part ways' with Rex Ryan

Dec 19th 2016, 11:23 AM 3,289 Views 3 Comments

Where next for Rex?

Meet the Syrian refugee who travelled for 55 days to get from Aleppo to a new life in the UK
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# Journey From Hell

Meet the Syrian refugee who travelled for 55 days to get from Aleppo to a new life in the UK

Dec 17th 2016, 8:30 PM 16,338 Views 77 Comments

Ahmad Al-Rashid crossed through Syria, Turkey, Greece, France, and Germany before finally reaching his goal.

Steph Curry set to sign dizzying NBA contract and become league's highest-paid player
# Dolla Bills
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# Dolla Bills

Steph Curry set to sign dizzying NBA contract and become league's highest-paid player

Dec 16th 2016, 8:02 PM 6,646 Views 4 Comments

How does $207 million sound?

The NFL has tried to make the Pro Bowl more interesting by adding a skills competition
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# Dodge Duck Dip

The NFL has tried to make the Pro Bowl more interesting by adding a skills competition

Dec 13th 2016, 8:43 AM 2,824 Views 3 Comments

A relay race and a game of dodgeball will now feature in the star-laden football game.

Controversial Chapman returns to the Yankees on an $86 million contract
# Money Talks
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# Money Talks

Controversial Chapman returns to the Yankees on an $86 million contract

Dec 8th 2016, 12:10 PM 6,581 Views 3 Comments

Chapman won a World Series with the Cubs this year.

Sale changes Sox as Boston go all in for 2017
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# Giving It Sox

Sale changes Sox as Boston go all in for 2017

Dec 7th 2016, 9:28 AM 5,050 Views 0 Comments

The Boston Red Sox have signed one of the best pitchers in baseball.

The Chiefs won a wild game with the NFL's first ever 'Pick-2' play
# Trend Setter
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# Trend Setter

The Chiefs won a wild game with the NFL's first ever 'Pick-2' play

Dec 5th 2016, 11:47 AM 6,313 Views 2 Comments

The Kansas City Chiefs beat the Atlanta Falcons to stay in the race for the AFC West title.

NFL player who uses marijuana to treat serious illness suspended 10 games
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# Suspended

NFL player who uses marijuana to treat serious illness suspended 10 games

Dec 1st 2016, 12:20 PM 6,391 Views 8 Comments

Seantrel Henderson suffers from Crohn’s disease.

Sports can help you live longer, but some have a bigger effect than others
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# Fitness

Sports can help you live longer, but some have a bigger effect than others

Nov 30th 2016, 9:41 AM 7,396 Views 0 Comments

All exercise is good, some exercise is better.

21-year-old quarterback says he's quitting football after the season: 'I need my brain'
# Head Games
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# Head Games

21-year-old quarterback says he's quitting football after the season: 'I need my brain'

Nov 29th 2016, 10:44 AM 10,008 Views 6 Comments

An Indiana University quarterback has taken the decision to protect his future.

Watch as an NFL game turns into a WWE wrestling match
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# Flags

Watch as an NFL game turns into a WWE wrestling match

Nov 28th 2016, 11:00 AM 11,263 Views 5 Comments

The Baltimore Ravens came up with a brilliant strategy to close out their game yesterday.

This is where the Obamas will call home after the White House
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# Downsizing

This is where the Obamas will call home after the White House

Nov 19th 2016, 9:30 AM 51,613 Views 39 Comments

They are staying in Washington DC and will have to make do with nine bedrooms.

NFL player carted off the field in tears after suffering another apparent head injury
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# Head Games

NFL player carted off the field in tears after suffering another apparent head injury

Nov 18th 2016, 8:32 AM 9,477 Views 9 Comments

He’s suffered ‘repeated head trauma’.

Michael Phelps takes not-too-subtle dig at Olympic rival in new ad
# Tongue In Cheek
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# Tongue In Cheek

Michael Phelps takes not-too-subtle dig at Olympic rival in new ad

Oct 27th 2016, 2:41 PM 8,717 Views 1 Comment

The commercial also features Jim Parsons of Big Bang Theory fame.

Richard Sherman wore a full Harry Potter costume to a press conference for his son
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# Fancy Dress

Richard Sherman wore a full Harry Potter costume to a press conference for his son

Oct 27th 2016, 9:54 AM 5,764 Views 0 Comments

And he played the movie theme song on his phone as he made his entrance.

Twitter is expected to cut hundreds of jobs as it struggles to make money
# Social Media
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# Social Media

Twitter is expected to cut hundreds of jobs as it struggles to make money

Oct 25th 2016, 2:30 PM 10,327 Views 22 Comments

The social networking site has put itself up for sale – but interest seems to have dried up.

Twitter is expected to cut hundreds of jobs as it struggles to make money
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# Social Media

Twitter is expected to cut hundreds of jobs as it struggles to make money

Oct 25th 2016, 8:04 AM 296 Views 0 Comments

The social networking site has put itself up for sale – but interest seems to have dried up.

Tiger Woods on how playing Call of Duty 8 hours a day humbled him
# Hobby
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# Hobby

Tiger Woods on how playing Call of Duty 8 hours a day humbled him

Oct 24th 2016, 1:05 PM 8,585 Views 7 Comments

The golfer explains that seven-year-olds from around the world are beating him.

This 16-year-old female kicker made a perfect hit to end a powerful punt return
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# Smashed 'em Sis

This 16-year-old female kicker made a perfect hit to end a powerful punt return

Oct 11th 2016, 2:25 PM 6,838 Views 1 Comment

Kelly MacNamara is her school’s first female kicker and she’s making her presence well and truly felt.

Mike Pence denies he ever considered quitting the Republican ticket after emergence of THAT Trump video
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# Absolutely False

Mike Pence denies he ever considered quitting the Republican ticket after emergence of THAT Trump video

Oct 10th 2016, 6:27 PM 11,508 Views 57 Comments

The vice presidential nominee had been notably absent from the airwaves after saying he “couldn’t condone” Trump’s lewd language in the 2005 video.

NFL executives are worried Cam Newton's career will be cut short due to concussions
# Concern
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# Concern

NFL executives are worried Cam Newton's career will be cut short due to concussions

Oct 10th 2016, 12:45 PM 4,850 Views 4 Comments

One AFC front-office executive said he’d be stunned if the player lasted longer than five more years.

Thomas Pieters drove the green on a 407-yard par four
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# Gone Long

Thomas Pieters drove the green on a 407-yard par four

Oct 7th 2016, 3:50 PM 8,884 Views 4 Comments

It stayed hit.

Police investigation concludes NFL star's gunshot wound was self-inflicted
# Guns Are Bad
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# Guns Are Bad

Police investigation concludes NFL star's gunshot wound was self-inflicted

Oct 5th 2016, 9:33 AM 4,972 Views 3 Comments

Broncos cornerback Aqib Talib has played since the incident, but could yet face punishment.

Rex Ryan taunted the Patriots after the Bills shut them out and came up with a huge win
# NFL
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# NFL

Rex Ryan taunted the Patriots after the Bills shut them out and came up with a huge win

Oct 2nd 2016, 11:02 PM 6,568 Views 2 Comments

He enjoyed this one.

The Green Bay Packers exploited a little-known kickoff rule with this clever play
# Rules Are Rules
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# Rules Are Rules

The Green Bay Packers exploited a little-known kickoff rule with this clever play

Sep 26th 2016, 12:10 PM 16,033 Views 4 Comments

Ty Montgomery’s quick thinking, and quick feet, picked up an extra 38 yards for the Packers.

Take a look inside this epic castle for sale in London
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# Property Porn

Take a look inside this epic castle for sale in London

Sep 18th 2016, 6:00 PM 25,678 Views 9 Comments

It could be yours for €3.2 million.