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‘I just wanna kill one of you rats': Conor McGregor issues ‘death threat' in ugly row with UFC rival Tony Ferguson

‘I just wanna kill one of you rats': Conor McGregor issues ‘death threat' in ugly row with UFC rival Tony Ferguson

5 hours ago   |   RT

In his latest Twitter rant, UFC bad boy Conor McGregor has attacked lightweight challenger Tony Ferguson and threatened to 'end' his life while also stating a desire to 'kill'...
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‘Perfect sh*thousery': Fury wishes Wilder happy birthday ‘from your old pal'. 13 days after viciously knocking him out

‘Perfect sh*thousery': Fury wishes Wilder happy birthday ‘from your old pal'. 13 days after viciously knocking him out

14 hours ago   |   RT

Boxing fans have rowed over Tyson Fury's latest video after the boxing champion personally wished bitter rival Deontay Wilder a happy birthday less than two weeks after...
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EU postpones free trade talks with Australia for second time in wake of simmering multibillion-dollar submarine deal row

EU postpones free trade talks with Australia for second time in wake of simmering multibillion-dollar submarine deal row

16 hours ago   |   RT

The European Union has postponed its trade negotiations with Australia for the second time a month after Canberra decided to ditch a deal with France for nuclear-powered...
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Vikings beat Columbus across the Atlantic by 470 years. Astrophysics and tree rings helped scientists nail down the timeline

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

L'Anse aux Meadows was a North American landing point for the Vikings and is now part of Canada's National Park system. The indentations in the earth show evidence of rows of...
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Alabama death row inmate Willie B. Smith III executed for 1991 murder, abduction, robbery

22 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Willie B. Smith III, whose lawyers say he suffered from “significant cognitive deficiencies," was convicted in 1992 for the robbery, abduction, and murder of 22-year-old Sharma...
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Forecasters predict warmer winter for two-thirds of US

Forecasters predict warmer winter for two-thirds of US

1 day ago   |   New York Post

As the US enters a second La Nina year in a row, these weather conditions across the country are typical.
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Does South Korea Have the Death Penalty? Why 'The Raincoat Killer' Case Sparked Debate

1 day ago   |   Newsweek

Yoo Young-Chul is on death row at the Seoul Detention Center. He's the focus of Netflix's true-crime series "The Raincoat Killer: Catching a Predator in Korea."
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NHL Rink Wrap: Panthers, Sharks, Oilers stay unbeaten; Blackhawks booed off ice again

1 day ago   |   NBC Sports

The Florida Panthers, San Jose Sharks, and Edmonton Oilers all remained unbeaten on Thursday night while the Chicago Blackhawks were booed off the ice for the second home game...
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The White House had to row back Biden's comments after he suggested the US would defend Taiwan from an attack by China

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

President Joe Biden. Anna Moneymaker/Getty Images Biden told a CNN town hall on Thursday the US would defend Taiwan from a Chinese attack. The White House later clarified that...
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US Rowing accepts resignation of longtime men's coach Teti

US Rowing accepts resignation of longtime men's coach Teti

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

OAKLAND, Calif. - Longtime U.S. rowing coach Mike Teti, who has been criticized by some of his former athletes as being emotionally abusive and using physical intimidation, has...
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Shiffrin edges Gut-Behrami to win World Cup skiing opener

Shiffrin edges Gut-Behrami to win World Cup skiing opener

SÖLDEN, Austria - Mikaela Shiffrin won the season-opening women's World Cup giant slalom on Saturday, beating world champion Lara Gut-Behrami in a close fight for her 70th... Read more ...

UFC Fight Night 196 discussion thread

UFC Fight Night 196 discussion thread

LAS VEGAS - MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday's UFC Fight Night 196 event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, which kicks off at 1 p.m. ET. You can discuss the... Read more ...

Ahead of panel review, FDA says Pfizer vaccine looks effective for young kids

Ahead of panel review, FDA says Pfizer vaccine looks effective for young kids

Ahead of a public meeting next week to debate whether the shots are ready for the nation's roughly 28 million children, the Food and Drug Administration has posted its analysis... Read more ...

Oilers beat Vegas 5-3, extend season-opening win streak to 5

Oilers beat Vegas 5-3, extend season-opening win streak to 5

LAS VEGAS - The Edmonton Oilers are off to the second-best start in franchise history and don't appear to be slowing down. Read more ...

Al-Qaeda leader killed by US airstrike in Syria: military

Al-Qaeda leader killed by US airstrike in Syria: military

Abdul Hamid al-Matar was killed by an airstrike in the northwest section of the country, according to Army Maj. John Rigsbee, a spokesman for U.S. Central Command. Read more ...

Dwight, AD downplay confrontation in Lakers' loss to Suns

Dwight, AD downplay confrontation in Lakers' loss to Suns

LOS ANGELES - Dwight Howard and Anthony Davis both say their physical confrontation on the Los Angeles Lakers' bench was a momentary disagreement that has already been resolved. Read more ...

Oilers beat Vegas 4-3, extend season-opening win streak to 5

Oilers beat Vegas 4-3, extend season-opening win streak to 5

LAS VEGAS - Zack Kassian scored a tiebreaking goal in the third period and the Edmonton Oilers beat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-3 on Friday night. Read more ...

CP3 hits milestone, leads Suns past shaky Lakers, 115-105

CP3 hits milestone, leads Suns past shaky Lakers, 115-105

LOS ANGELES - Chris Paul scored his 20,000th career point on the way to 23 points and 14 assists, and Devin Booker added 14 points in the Phoenix Suns' 115-105 victory over the... Read more ...

Lawyer says Alec Baldwin likely won't be charged in Santa Fe movie set shooting

Lawyer says Alec Baldwin likely won't be charged in Santa Fe movie set shooting

The shooting at Bonanza Creek Ranch killed the film's cinematographer, Halyna Hutchins, and injured the film's director, Joel Souza. Read more ...

Dodgers' Max Scherzer will not make NLCS Game 6 start, reports say

Dodgers' Max Scherzer will not make NLCS Game 6 start, reports say

Scherzer had been used on short rest multiple times this postseason. Read more ...