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Khabib Nurmagomedov: Russian UFC fighter wants Floyd Mayweather bout in Moscow
UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov says he wants to face boxing legend Floyd Mayweather in a "world record" bout in Moscow.
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Heisman Watch: Tua Tagovailoa, Kyler Murray in two-man race
The quest for the Heisman Trophy is now a two-horse race, and neither Tua Tagovailoa nor Kyler Murray appear to be slowing down.        
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Honey Smacks back on shelves after salmonella recall
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Kellogg’s Honey Smacks is returning to shelves following a voluntarily recall after salmonella infected 100 people in 33 states. The company announced on Monday the cereal will return next month in limited quantities with “a simpler, updated recipe.” The company says production was moved to a “trusted and tested Kellogg-owned
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Barack Obama seems to denounce President Trump: 'Unlike some, I actually try to state facts'
Obama's trip to Nevada came just days after Trump visited. The two were focused on the competitive Senate race between Jacky Rosen and Dean Helle.        
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Top 10 cities to visit in 2019 from Copenhagen to Mexico City, according to Lonely Planet
From local destinations to cool spots around the globe, Lonely Planet rounded up the top cities to visit in 2019. Copenhagen, Denmark topped the list.        
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BMW expands recall to 1.6 million vehicles worldwide over fire risk
Automaker BMW says it is expanding a recall to cover 1.6 million vehicles worldwide due to possible fluid leaks that could result in a fire.        
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Supreme Court blocks deposition of Wilbur Ross
CNN's John Avlon reality checks the Supreme Court's decision to block a deposition of Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross in a case challenging the decision to reinstate a citizenship question on the 2020 census. - RSS Channel
United flight turns around because aircraft is "too large"
Passengers on board a United Airlines flight had to be be turned around because their plane was too big.        
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Wow, Julen Lopetegui is having an extremely bad time at Real Madrid
Tactically Naive discusses Madrid, Jose Mourinho’s struggles, and Arsenal’s resurgence. Football? Football! Soccer? Soccer! Welcome back to Tactically Naive, in which you can call this wonderful game whatever you want, as long as you are prepared to admit that it is Good. Even when it’s Bad. Onwards. Irreal Madrid Julen Lopetegui wakes up. It is a
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Britney Spears' hit '...Baby One More Time' turns 20 so you're old as hell
Tuesday marks the 20th anniversary of Britney Spears' iconic "...Baby One More Time," and while this may prompt you to cry for hours about the passage of time and what to do with your life, we recommend turning up the volume on this evergreen banger and just enjoying the sheer genius that has endured. SEE ALSO: Christina Aguilera says she'd do a s
NYC's first Amazon Go store will be in the financial district
We knew an Amazon Go store was coming to NYC, now we know where it will be stationed. Recode claims the cashierless convenience store will be located inside Manhattan's Brookfield Place -- a shopping and office complex across the street from the Worl...
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Friends, the Champions League schedule is very good
We couldn’t reasonably ask for a better slate. Things are getting spicy in the third round of Champions League, with some big teams having suffered setbacks during the first two matchdays. Tottenham are in an absolute must-win scenario, while Manchester City, PSG, Bayern Munich, Manchester City and Manchester United would put themselves into deep
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OnePlus announces it’ll launch a 5G phone next year
A week ahead of the OnePlus 6T’s launch, the company’s CEO Carl Pei has announced that OnePlus will launch a 5G-enabled phone next year. On the stage of the 4G/5G summit in Hong Kong, Pei said that the company will release the phone in the first half of 2019, making it one of the first companies to launch a 5G-enabled phone. And given that OnePlus’
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McDonald's global strength offsets U.S. weakness, shares rise
McDonald's Corp beat estimates for quarterly global same-store sales as strong demand in international markets made up for slowing growth in the fiercely-competitive U.S. fast-food industry, sending its shares up nearly 3 percent.
Apple will fix iPhone XS selfie-smoothing Beautygate ‘bug’ in iOS 12.1
Apple says that iOS 12.1 will fix the Beautygate "bug" that smoothed out details in some selfies, leaving some users' skin looking unnaturally blurry.
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This iceberg captured in NASA image looks like a perfect rectangle
NASA's Operation IceBridge captured an image of a tabular iceberg, which looks like a perfect rectangle, during a flight over the Antarctic.        
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Khashoggi’s body parts reportedly found in Saudi consul general’s garden
Body parts belonging to slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi have been found, according to a new report. The 59-year-old Washington Post columnist had been “cut up” and his face was “disfigured,” sources told Sky News. One source told the news outlet that Khashoggi’s remains were found in the garden of the Saudi consul general’s home....
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Tottenham's academy is succeeding thanks to locally sourced players
In the first of a new monthly series looking at youth football, Gavin Willacy investigates Spurs’ supply line of midfieldersBy Gavin Willacy for Playing in the ShadowsTottenham fans may have been concerned by the sight of Harry Winks playing for England in Spain last week after starting just three Premier League games his return from a long-term an
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Marianne Faithfull: the muse who made it on her own terms
As the singer prepares to release her 21st album, we look back at a singular career marked by creative restlessness, personal troubles and triumphant reinventionsIf you’re looking for a study in contrasts, you could do worse than compare the two albums released this autumn with Marianne Faithfull’s name on the cover. The first is Come and Stay With
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The best ways to pee during a football game, ranked
Let’s get wizzy wit it. Monday Night Football was kind of a snoozer. The Falcons are banged up, and it showed against a terrible 1-6 Giants team. The most interesting part of the game was when Odell Beckham Jr. made his way down the tunnel... for a pee break, per ESPN. "Eli's washed. I'm out"— Mostly Football (
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If You Were to Start Your Business Over From Scratch Tomorrow, What Would You Change?
You must be willing to change your practices, otherwise a competitor might fill that gap.
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Turn Your Vulnerabilities Into Leadership Strengths in 3 Steps
Your team already knows you're flawed, so you actually gain when you admit you are.
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UPDATE 2-Verizon beats Wall Street estimates for profit, phone subscribers
Verizon Communications Inc on Tuesday beat Wall Street estimates for profit and net new phone subscribers, helped by the popularity of its promotional offers subsidizing Apple Inc's latest iPhones.
CIA Director Gina Haspel headed to Turkey amid looming questions about death of Jamal Khashoggi
CIA Director Gina Haspel is headed to Turkey amid ongoing questions about Saudi Arabia's role in the death of Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist and U.S. resident.        
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The Falcons are experiencing the ultimate grind year
Injuries have dropped them from “Super Bowl?” to “just stay in the playoff race for now and see what happens.” Update: It happened again, the Falcons bent but didn’t break in a close contest against the New York Giants, winning 23-20. This is the Falcons’ formula for the season. Just how far will it take them? Read on for more on that question! Ja
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Caterpillar's forecast disappoints, shares tumble
Caterpillar Inc's opted not to increase its 2018 earnings forecast this quarter, disappointing investors on Tuesday after two straight quarters of raised expectations, but the heavy-duty equipment maker did report quarterly profit that beat market estimates.
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It Seemed Smart podcast
The Sportsperson’s Guide to Cheating Poorly. It Seemed Smart is a six-part storytelling experience brought to you by SB Nation and Vox Media Podcast Network that enters the amusing, diabolical, and entertaining world of sports trickery and mayhem. SB Nation’s Editor-at-Large Spencer Hall shares the absurd stories of stolen bats, pirated play calls
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Prince Harry and Meghan receive royal welcome in Fiji
Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan, arrived on the island of Fiji Tuesday for the eighth day of their royal tour. Despite the wet weather, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex received a warm welcome with a traditional ceremony. Jonathan Vigliotti reports from Suva.
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Apple Planning to Fix 'BeautyGate' Skin-Smoothing Camera Effect in iOS 12.1 Update
This morning reviews for Apple's iPhone XR were released, and among them were The Verge's impressions on the new smartphone. In a section of the review that focuses on the iPhone XR 's camera, the site notes that Apple is planning to address the issue of "BeautyGate" in the upcoming iOS 12.1 update, which is currently being tested by developers and
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Rugby has short-changed NFL-bound Wade - Monye
Wasps' Christian Wade has been let down by coaches who failed to make the most of his potential, says former Lions winger Ugo Monye.
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Jeff Flake calls out Donald Trump, but he likes the president's policies
Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., says he is a conservative who likes conservative policy but still feels like he has to call out President Donald Trump.        
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Biting bears sink world shares to 1-year low
World shares slid towards their lowest level in a year on Tuesday, as negative drivers from fatigued earnings and Saudi Arabia's diplomatic isolation to a brewing spat over Italy's finances piled on the pressure.
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Roman Reigns gives up WWE title belt after return of leukaemia
The wrestler has stepped away from the ring to focus on fighting the disease, which had been in remissionThe wrestler Roman Reigns has announced that he is stepping away from the ring due to leukaemia.Speaking during an episode of Monday Night Raw, the 33-year-old revealed that he was first diagnosed with the disease in 2008, but had been in remiss
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Eight logical trade destinations for Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson
Patrick Peterson wants to move on from the struggling Cardinals, and there could be plenty of contenders lining up for the Pro Bowl CB's services.        
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iPhone XR review roundup: cheaper and brighter with longer battery life
Early consensus from tech press is £750 iPhone XR is in many ways better than the £999 iPhone XSThe first wave of verdicts from select reviewers given early access to Apple’s latest iPhone XR are here, and if their thoughts are any indication of what to expect, cheaper means better.The £999 iPhone XS and £1,099 XS Max were and brilliant in many way
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McDonald's U.S. same-store sales misses estimates
McDonald's Corp quarterly sales at comparable U.S. restaurants fell short of expectations on Tuesday as fierce competition in its home fast food market undermined rise in global revenue.
Saudi summit kicks off despite Khashoggi scandal
:Saudi's investment summit kicked off on Tuesday (October 23) despite boycotts over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey.
Harley-Davidson U.S. motorcycle sales continue to plunge, but profit jumps
Given a lift from improved international sales, Harley-Davidson reported higher earnings. But Harley's U.S. motorcycle sales continued to plunge.        
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There Is No Easy Way for Trump to Stop the Latest Caravan
President Donald Trump is fuming over a U.S.-bound migrant caravan. Over the course of the past week, he’s posted 15 tweets about the caravan, estimated to consist of as many as 7,000 people, that left from San Pedro Sula, Honduras, earlier this month and has been growing along the way. Trump has placed blame on Democrats, threatened to cut aid to
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Tara Reid’s new movie will be dedicated to her late mother
Reid's mother Donna passed away on Saturday.
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Penn Badgley talks Baha’i faith and religious discrimination
The religion now has an estimated 7 million adherents around the world.
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Lonely Planet picks the top travel destinations for 2019
Lonely Planet names the top 10 cities, countries, regions and best value destinations to visit in the year ahead.        
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Why Privacy Regulations Don’t Always Do What They’re Meant To
Maartje Van Caspel/EyeEm/Getty Images First, California passed major privacy legislation in June. Then in late September, the Trump administration published official principles for a single national privacy standard. Not to be left out, House Democrats previewed their own Internet “Bill of Rights” earlier this month. Sweeping privacy regulations, i
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People are pooping plastic and pollution might be to blame, pilot study suggests
Microplastics were found in stool samples of every participant in a study presented this week at a global gastroenterology conference.        
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Xiaomi's new gaming smartphone comes with a Joy-Con
We've already seen the likes of Razer and ASUS making a push in the gaming smartphone market, but what you probably don't know is that Xiaomi has also been somewhat involved in this space -- just not with its own identity. Dubbed Black Shark, this st...
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Erdogan: 'Savage' Khashoggi killing was planned
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday there were strong signs Jamal Khashoggi's "savage" killing was planned and attempts to blame it on intelligence operatives - Riyadh has suggested it was a rogue operation -- "will not satisfy us". Emily Wither reports from Istanbul.
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Taiwan train crash driver disabled speed controls
Eighteen people died when a passenger train derailed - Taiwan's worst rail accident in decades.
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Starbucks opens its first US sign language store
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