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Why sports stars get passionate about charity

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSpeaking ahead of his fight with Deontay Wilder, Tyson Fury said he wants to help homeless people by donating some of his prize money New year, new ideas, time to broaden your horizons? For sporting stars, this might involve participating in a high-profile charitable campaign. After all, nothing announces your arrival as …

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How to stream the 2019 MLB season

The 2019 MLB season is already under way, and thankfully, you no longer need an expensive cable or satellite package to follow your favorite team. In fact, with the right live TV streaming provider and specialty service, you can catch (or record) every single game. Here’s everything you need to know to watch MLB online. MLB live stream: How to …

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Lawyer who cut deals for Daniels and McDougal says the whole truth has not been told

(CNN)The attorney who represented a porn star and Playboy model in deals that buried their allegations of sexual encounters with Donald Trump in exchange for six-figure payouts said the “whole truth” about the now-public scandal has not been told. Davidson said he was contacted in recent weeks by Trump’s personal attorney, Michael Cohen, who encouraged him to go out and …

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Largest prime number discovered – with more than 23m digits

With nearly one million more digits than the previous record holder, the new largest prime number is the 50th rare Mersenne prime ever to be discovered At more than 23m digits long, the number is something of a beast. But for mathematicians, the latest discovery from a global gang of enthusiasts is a thing of beauty: the largest prime number …

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UFC: Conor McGregor comeback ends in defeat amid chaotic scenes

(CNN)A much anticipated comeback to the Ultimate Fighting Championship by Conor McGregor ended in defeat Saturday, with the ugliest scenes coming after the fight. This was followed by one of Nurmagomedov’s camp seemingly entering the octagon and attacking the beaten McGregor inside the octagon. Fines and suspensions may well follow, and could mean the prospect of Khabib being stripped of …

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Floyd Mayweather distances himself from bout with Japanese kickboxer

(CNN)Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has denied that he agreed to fight Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in a televised bout on New Year’s Eve, saying that he and his team had been misled as to the conditions of the fight. Mayweather said he and his team had been “completely derailed by the new direction” of the event, as presented at a …

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Breaking up is hard to do – divorce reforms would make it easier

The institution of marriage shouldnt look like a Victorian mental asylum, not built for modern life, says Eva Wiseman I would like to be taught how to fight. Not boxing or karate or anything you need a costume for, just lessons in common basic argument, between people who love each other. New York magazine interviewed a collection of couples, asking …

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Bored with exercise? Virtual reality, immersive fitness might help

(CNN)The spin instructor let out a loud “Woooo!!” as she led her students up hills, through rings of fire and outer space. They even rode through jungles, deserts and fantasy worlds. CNN recently observed a class at 24 Hour Fitness in Santa Monica called “The Trip” which is offered in just a handful of gyms in the U.S. The elaborate …

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