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Why Brands Love Sports: Fans Are Innovative, Progressive, Social, Upscale And Diverse

35 minutes ago   |   Forbes

Brands like AdventHealth and Bud Light love Tampa Bay Lightning fans for the same reasons sponsors love home team fans everywhere: It pays off. Research from YouGov shows fans...
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Meet Arisa Tsubata: The treadmill star at the Olympic Opening Ceremony

Meet Arisa Tsubata: The treadmill star at the Olympic Opening Ceremony

41 minutes ago   |   New York Post

The Opening Ceremonies of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics kicked off on Friday, but one non-Olympian stole the early part of the show. Japanese boxer Arisa Tsubata started the ceremony...
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David Feldman: 'Everything at stake' for Paige VanZant at BKFC 19

45 minutes ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

TAMPA, Fla. - David Feldman spoke to MMA Junkie on Thursday ahead of BKFC 19. Feldman discussed what's at stake for Paige VanZant in her bare-knuckle boxing main event vs...
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Cleveland Indians baseball team has announced name change

Cleveland Indians baseball team has announced name change

45 minutes ago   |   WGN TV   |   3 articles

CLEVELAND - Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians. The ballclub announced the name change Friday with a video on...
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Biden's belief that Putin is conspiring with China to take down democracy betrays his complete ignorance of Russia's own politics

Biden's belief that Putin is conspiring with China to take down democracy betrays his complete ignorance of Russia's own politics

1 hour ago   |   RT

Russia and China are betting that autocracy will beat democracy. That's according to US President Joe Biden. But apart from generating headlines, his explosive claim seems to...
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Facebook says some misinformation and racism will 'inevitably' always exist on its platforms

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Facebook Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies at a House Financial Services Committee hearing in Washington, U.S., October 23, 2019. Reuters/Erin Scott Facebook's CEO...
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UK govt won't search Hancock's private emails despite admitting ex-health secretary used personal account for official work

UK govt won't search Hancock's private emails despite admitting ex-health secretary used personal account for official work

2 hours ago   |   RT

The British government has ruled out a review of former health secretary Matt Hancock's private emails, amid reports that his use of a personal account hid records of much of...
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Cuba's Elites Have Failed Their Country

3 hours ago   |   The New Republic

When the protests against the Cuban government broke out across the island on July 11, one of President Miguel Díaz-Canel's first reactions was to refer to the behavior of the...
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‘I looked like a crackhead': Bare knuckle's Ostovich ravenous after leaving very little to imagination in VanZant face-off

‘I looked like a crackhead': Bare knuckle's Ostovich ravenous after leaving very little to imagination in VanZant face-off

3 hours ago   |   RT

Ahead of her shot at revenge for her UFC defeat against fellow ex-MMA star Paige VanZant, Rachael Ostovich has celebrated being able to eat bread again after looking trim in a...
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Snap soars 17% after a stunning Q2 earnings beat, while Twitter jumps 5%

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Snap CEO Evan Spiegel and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. Steve Jennings/Getty Images for TechCrunch/Lucas Jackson/Reuters Shares in Snap and Twitter jumped on Friday after both...
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As Tokyo Games open, can Olympic flame burn away the specter left by the...

As Tokyo Games open, can Olympic flame burn away the specter left by the pandemic?

The Tokyo Games will begin at last, after a yearlong delay that saw the world fragmented and locked down. The pandemic, still raging today, casts a shadow over the event meant... Read more ...

Bronx robber swipes $20K worth of jewelry from victim

Bronx robber swipes $20K worth of jewelry from victim

The NYPD on Thursday released video footage of a Bronx robbery that shows a pistol-wielding suspect swipe two neck chains worth a total of $20,000 earlier this month, police said. Read more ...

The Latest: About 100 US Olympic athletes unvaccinated

The Latest on the Tokyo Olympics, which are taking place under heavy restrictions after a year's delay because of the coronavirus pandemic: Read more ...

Tokyo 2020 LIVE: Olympic Games Opening Ceremony As It Happens

The Tokyo 2020 opening ceremony is set to take place today despite COVID and controversy - follow it live on the Newsweek live blog. Read more ...

Ring Doorbell Video Films Man Threatening To Rape, Kill Woman

The disturbing video taken outside a Las Vegas home has since been viewed more than 2.4 million times on Facebook. Read more ...

Asteroid That Could Be Bigger Than the Washington Monument to Speed by Earth...

The space rock will be moving at more than 18,000 miles per hour when it flies safely past our planet on Sunday. Read more ...

Should vaccinated start wearing masks again with COVID-19 cases rising?

Should vaccinated start wearing masks again with COVID-19 cases rising?

COVID-19 cases are rising with the delta variant, and some are again considering wearing masks, even after they've been vaccinated. But is it worth it? Read more ...

Meet The U.S. Olympic Flag Bearer You've Probably Never Heard Of

Meet The U.S. Olympic Flag Bearer You've Probably Never Heard Of

Eddy Alvarez, who plays baseball for the U.S. team, could become just the sixth person ever to medal in both the Winter and Summer Olympics. He took home a silver medal in... Read more ...

US water polo captain Jesse Smith to miss opening ceremony

US water polo captain Jesse Smith to miss opening ceremony

TOKYO - U.S. men's water polo captain Jesse Smith will miss the opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics on Friday after the USOPC limited how many players from his team could... Read more ...

LEADING OFF: Cruz traded to Rays, White Sox vs Brewers

LEADING OFF: Cruz traded to Rays, White Sox vs Brewers

A look at what's happening around the majors today: Read more ...