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Heavy Rain, Floods Drench California as Thousands Urged to Evacuate

A powerful band of thunderstorms over California this week has swollen rivers, downed trees and prompted many to evacuate, with more days of heavy rain in the forecast. Authorities urged thousands...

Obama’s Subtly Ingenious Mention of Atticus Finch

“If our democracy is to work in this increasingly diverse nation,” Barack Obama said in his farewell address last night, “each one of us must try to heed the advice of...

NBA enigmas Rajon Rondo, Derrick Rose demand attention

Using different methods, two enigmatic point guards whom Bulls fans know well delivered desperate messages before their teams meet Thursday for a sociological experiment disguised as an NBA game. Current Bulls...

New pro football league aims to be a college alternative

Former Redskins coach Mike Shanahan is among the organizers of Pacific Pro Football. A group of organizers with deep NFL ties plans to launch a new professional football league, with the...

Metabolic Resistance Training Will Completely Transform Your Body: Here’s How to Do It

iStock/ryanjlane Metabolic resistance training (MRT) is nothing more than loaded HIIT (high-intensity interval training), or, put another way, HIIT with resistance. HIIT is traditionally performed using cardiovascular activities: running/sprinting, cycling, stair...

Shiv Sena-BJP failed to give basic amenities to Mumbaikars: Asaduddin Owaisi

MIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi that the government has even failed to provide basic facilities to Indian soldiers that live in inhumane conditions. (PTI) Slamming the ruling Shiv Sena and BJP over...

Russell Smith: The absurdity of chatbot conversations shows how we make small talk

Recently on online video-streaming site Twitch, two Google Home chatbots talked enthusiastically to each other for several days. Have you ever tried talking to a chatbot? That’s the kind of question...

The new fake news: Buzzfeed decision favours clicks over truth

Brandon Ambrosino is a freelance writer in Delaware, who has written for The New York Times, Boston Globe, BBC, and The Economist. Brandon Ambrosino is a freelance writer in Delaware, who...

Facebook will allow computers to go live and our News Feeds will never be...

Image: Oliver Berg/picture-alliance/dpa/AP Images For those who really want to go live, the barrier for entry just got much smaller. In the latest of a line of thirsty moves to increase...

Village Roadshow head: Expect more site-blocking cases ‘big time’

The list of sites Village Roadshow will go after is "as long as my arm," says co-CEO. According to Graham Burke, co-CEO of Village Roadshow, Australia should expect his company to...