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Philippa York can be the trailblazer who drags cycling into the 21st century

Philippa York can be the trailblazer who drags cycling into the 21st century

July 12, 2017 at 11:23 am 0 comments

Ellis, Acton, and Currer Bell. Robert Galbraith. George Eliot. Since Charlotte Bronte declared that she and her sisters “had a vague impression that authoresses are liable to be looked on with prejudice,” talented women writers have chosen to use a …

Cubs’ Wade Davis gives up homer in 10th inning and American League wins All-Star Game 2-1

Cubs’ Wade Davis gives up homer in 10th inning and American League wins All-Star Game 2-1

July 12, 2017 at 8:45 am 0 comments

Photos from the Major League Baseball All-Star Game on July 11, 2017, at Marlins Park in Miami.

The All-Star Game returned to its 20th-century roots Tuesday night, pitting the two leagues against each other with absolutely nothing on the line.…

Zack Cozart was almost a Mariner. Now an NL All-Star, he reflects on his near trade

Zack Cozart was almost a Mariner. Now an NL All-Star, he reflects on his near trade

July 12, 2017 at 5:44 am 0 comments

Cincinnati Reds’ Zack Cozart hits a single off Chicago Cubs starting pitcher Mike Montgomery in the fourth inning of a baseball game, Friday, June 30, 2017, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

MIAMI — For a good portion of his day …

The Lies, Exaggerations, and Obfuscations That Came Out of Trump’s Mouth While He Called the Media “Dishonest”

The Lies, Exaggerations, and Obfuscations That Came Out of Trump’s Mouth While He Called the Media “Dishonest”

July 11, 2017 at 5:21 pm 0 comments

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President Trump spouted false statistics while calling the media’s dishonesty "out of control."

The self-proclaimed “least anti-Semitic person you’ve ever seen,” who is also the “least racist person,” who is also the president of the United States, …

Drinking Coffee ‘Could Help You Live Longer’, Scientists Claim

Drinking Coffee ‘Could Help You Live Longer’, Scientists Claim

July 11, 2017 at 11:23 am 0 comments

Coffee not only helps you feel full of beans, it might add years to your life as well, two major studies have shown.

Scientists in Europe and the US have uncovered the clearest evidence yet that drinking coffee reduces the …

Ryan Giggs drops bid to ban press from court battle with wife over money

Ryan Giggs drops bid to ban press from court battle with wife over money

July 11, 2017 at 8:32 am 0 comments

Former footballer Ryan Giggs has decided not to ask a judge to bar reporters from High Court hearings relating to his fight over money with his estranged wife.

News that the ex-Manchester United star and his wife Stacey were embroiled …

Why Donald Trump needs immigration

Why Donald Trump needs immigration

July 11, 2017 at 5:38 am 0 comments

In his quest to boost economic growth, Donald Trump would be wise to consider doing the unthinkable: embrace immigration.

Unthinkable because, in the opening days of his presidency, Mr. Trump signed an executive order temporarily banning the entry of citizens …

‘Salmon Sushi’ Hair Is Just Pink Hair, COME ON!!

‘Salmon Sushi’ Hair Is Just Pink Hair, COME ON!!

July 11, 2017 at 2:48 am 0 comments

It has come to my attention that the latest cool and fun trend for those looking to change their looks for the summer is an outright lie perpetuated by the beauty industry. Reader, beware: salmon sushi hair is NOT REAL. …

Why one explorer wants to reconnect people of color to nature.

Why one explorer wants to reconnect people of color to nature.

July 10, 2017 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

Rue Mapp can still remember the moment she fell in love with the great outdoors.

"I grew up in an outdoor loving family," recalls Mapp over the phone. "We had a ranch in Northern California."

Mapp’s early days were spent …

Price fears as Kraft Heinz bids £115 billion for major British household brands including Flora and Marmite in a proposed takeover of Unilever

Price fears as Kraft Heinz bids £115 billion for major British household brands including Flora and Marmite in a proposed takeover of Unilever

July 10, 2017 at 8:20 pm 0 comments

Dozens of major household brands could become more expensive under a proposed £115billion takeover of Marmite-maker Unilever.

The deal with US giant Kraft Heinz could also lead to huge job cuts, experts fear.

Kraft, which makes Heinz Baked Beans and …