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  • From LeBron James to Jordy Nelson, the surprisingly frugal ways 5 athletes spend their multimillion-dollar paychecks

    Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Athletes are notorious for wasting outrageous sums of money. But some players — like LeBron James — are surprisingly stringent with their cash.  One football player drives a 26-year-old car, while one baseball player lives in a 1978 van. Athletes are known for wasting outrageous sums of money almost as much as they are for playing sports. But a few famous greats don't spend like ballers. In fact, some athletes earn multimillion-dollar salaries but are actually...

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  • 16 of the most expensive watches worn by the world's most elite athletes

    Julian Finney/Getty Images Athletes and watches have gone hand in hand for decades now, and have became essential tools for timing car races or for recording moments like Roger Bannister beating the four minute mile. And while most athletes today sport brand new production watches, the market for vintage sports watches has been growing in recent years. This was made clear when Paul Newman's old Rolex "Paul Newman" Daytona sold at auction for a record breaking $17.8 million (£13.2 million) in...

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  • Thumbs-up from athletes for IOC decision on Russia

    Athletes who lost medals because of Russia's doping program at the Sochi Olympics gave a broad thumbs-up to the International Olympic Committee's decision Tuesday to let Russians compete at the … Click to Continue

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  • Top election forecaster moves GOP campaign head's seat toward Dems after Ala. upset

    Cook Political Report, a top election analysis group, has changed its rating for the Ohio seat held by the chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC), suggesting that the prospect of a Democratic win in the

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  • Trump says Republican Roy Moore should concede Alabama race

    President Donald Trump is calling on Republican Roy Moore to concede after he lost the Alabama Senate race. Trump told reporters Friday as he departed the White House: "I think he should. He tried." Trump endorsed Moore in the contentious race despite the allegations of sexual...

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  • Donald Trump this week: Moore goes down in Alabama, and a ‘sexist’ tweet targets Gillibrand

    Despite endorsing the alleged child molester, U.S. President Donald Trump knew Roy Moore would lose the senate election in Alabama.

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  • Sessions after Trump criticism: FBI ‘fulfilling a fabulously important role’

    Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Friday praised the FBI after President Trump called FBI work on specific cases "disgraceful" earlier in the day."Well I don't share the view that the FBI is not functioning at a hi...

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  • If Trump Fires Mueller, We Must Impeach

    John Nichols The country will find itself in a constitutional crisis, where the executive branch rejects checks and balances and the rule of law. The post If Trump Fires Mueller, We Must Impeach appeared first on The Nation.

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  • Ivanka Trump Likely Didn't Expect This Reaction To Tweeting At Prince Harry, Meghan Markle

    One Twitter user wrote: "Dear Kremlin Barbie: still not getting an invite."

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  • The Hill's 12:30 Report

    The Hill's 12:30 Report: GOP changes child tax credit to try and win Rubio's support | Trump says Moore should concede | Trump rips FBI before speech to academy | Royal wedding date set | Ivanka Trump offers congratulations to Prince Harry

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  • Top election forecaster moves GOP campaign head's seat toward Dems after Ala. upset

    Cook Political Report, a top election analysis group, has changed its rating for the Ohio seat held by the chairman of the National Republican Congressional Committee (NRCC), suggesting that the prospect of a Democratic win in the

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  • Donald Trump urges Roy Moore to concede in Alabama Senate race

    President Trump on Friday called on losing Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of Alabama to concede the election. "I would certainly say he should" concede, Mr. Trump told reporters at the White House. "He tried." Democrat Doug Jones pulled off a stunning victory Tuesday in Alabama's special election for the ...

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  • Redskins-Cardinals: Defending Larry Fitzgerald one of three key matchups for Redskins

    The Cardinals have battled their own injuries but still have several threats with which the Redskins must contend.

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  • What if Georgetown Squeezes Syracuse in Ewing's Series Debut

    The Georgetown Hoyas and new head coach Patrick Ewing get their first real test when Syracuse comes to town Saturday.Photo Credit: Getty Images

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  • Pro Bowl legends captains: Tomlinson, Dunn, Taylor, Brooks

    NEW YORK (AP) - Ladainian Tomlinson, Warrick Dunn, Jason Taylor and Derrick Brooks have been selected Pro Bowl legends captains. The NFL announced Friday the Hall of Famers will serve as captains for the game between the AFC and NFC. Tomlinson will captain the offense and Taylor the defense for ...

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  • PEOPLE Explains: the Ky. Lawmaker Who Killed Himself After a Sex Abuse Allegation

    On Wednesday afternoon, Dan Johnson, a 57-year-old father of five, drove to a bridge in Mount Washington, Kentucky, parked his car on the north side and fatally shot himself in the head, authorities have said. His body was found on the nearby riverbank. Johnson, a first-term Republican state representative from Louisville, Kentucky, killed himself just two days after a political scandal had enveloped his career. On Monday, the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting published an exposé that...

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  • Kentucky Lawmaker's Wife Speaks Out After His Suicide Amid Sexual Assault Allegation: 'I Lost the Love of My Life'

    The wife of a Kentucky state representative who killed himself this week amid allegations that he had molested a teenage girl has spoken out in support of her husband. “I Lost the LOVE of MY Life tonight, He was a Gift to ALL who knew him,” Rebecca Johnson, wife of Dan Johnson, posted early Thursday on Facebook. Dan was “Always Encouraging, Helping others, Giving All he had to give and bringing Joy and Laughter to all he met,” Rebecca wrote. Her post — which was reviewed by PEOPLE — is no longer...

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  • Ky. Rep. Dan Johnson's widow running to replace him after suicide

    The widow of embattled Kentucky state lawmaker Dan Johnson plans to run for her husband’s seat.

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  • GOP congressman demands Mueller firing: It's time 'to put up or shut up'

    Florida congressman Matt Gaetz, a House conservative who has led the charge against the Russia investigation and calls for a second special counsel, said Friday morning he wants Robert Mueller fired — and wants more Republicans to join in his cause. “Congress has an obligation to expose what I...

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  • Ranking Democrat raises alarm House committee will end Russia investigation

    The ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee says that he is worried Republicans are planning to dissolve the committee's Russia probe at the end of the year, blasting Republicans for failing to issue subpoenas or schedule witness

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  • Trump declines to say when he knew Flynn lied to the FBI: 'You know the answer'

    Trump fired Flynn only 24 days into his tenure as national security advisor.

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  • After Texts Show Bias of FBI Agents in Russia Probe, GOP Lawmakers Question Justice Official in Testy Hearing

    Revelations that FBI investigators who were part of special counsel Robert Mueller’s team sent each other derogatory text messages about Donald Trump during the 2016... Read More The post After Texts Show Bias of FBI Agents in Russia Probe, GOP Lawmakers Question Justice Official in Testy Hearing appeared first on The Daily Signal.

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  • No grounds to fire Robert Mueller, says U.S. deputy AG

    U.S. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is downplaying Republican lawmakers' concerns that those involved in the Russia investigation might be biased against Donald Trump.

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  • Russian social media executive sought to help Trump campaign in 2016, emails show

    An executive at a leading Russian social media company made several overtures to Donald Trump's presidential campaign in 2016 - including days before the November election - urging the candidate to create a page on the website to appeal to Russian Americans and Russians. The executive at Vkontakte,...

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  • Week 15 Waiver-Wire Pickups: Sleepers Available for Fantasy Playoffs

    Given how odd 2017 has been, it's only fitting fantasy football league championships might come down to guys like Case Keenum and Jimmy Garoppolo.  Those owners advancing deep into the playoffs have hit an interesting stretch of season where upsets are a major portion of the schedule and season-long injuries have started to take a toll, producing big days from lesser-known names.  It also means injuries have struck at the worst possible time, with Carson Wentz being the prime example. Sometimes...

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  • Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Week 15: Reviewing Fantasy Football's Top Fringe Starters

    The fantasy football playoffs are officially here and fantasy owners are scrambling to make their respective starting lineups as good as they can be at this stage of the season. With players like Josh Gordon having a late-season surge along with players returning from injury like Aaron Rodgers, Week 15 of the 2017 NFL season can't be missed. There is no tomorrow for some fantasy owners with a loss this weekend. Here, you'll find the top fringe starters for each offensive fantasy position. May...

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  • Fantasy football: Injuries sure to cause disruptions on rosters

    Rare is the fantasy owner who breezes through the season without having to overcome injuries. It's a part of the game - real football, of course, and the fantasy game we love to play. Some injuries hurt more than others: David Johnson's broken wrist in Week 1 and Aaron Rodgers' collarbone injury five weeks later leap to mind. But losing one or more of your studs at playoff time can prove critical to your title chances. Nobody knows that...

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  • The 1 statistic indicating a major Giants upset over Eagles is brewing

    Despite being without quarterback Carson Wentz, the Eagles enter this Sunday's game agains the Giants at MetLife Stadium as a 7.5 point favorite. Watch video Despite being without quarterback Carson Wentz, the Eagles enter this Sunday's game agains the Giants at MetLife Stadium as a 7.5 point favorite.  This stat, however, could point to a major upset coming.  The Eagles are coming off of back-to-back road games against the Seattle Seahawks and...

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  • WATCH: Eagles' Nick Foles, Nate Sudfeld throw during practice in the snow

    After two straight days in the team's practice bubble, the Eagles stepped outside on Friday for practice in preparation for their matchup this Sunday against the Giants at MetLife Stadium. Watch video PHILADELPHIA -- After two straight days in the team's practice bubble, the Eagles stepped outside on Friday for practice in preparation for their matchup this Sunday against the Giants at MetLife Stadium. As has been the case all week, and will continue...

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  • Foles replaces Wentz, but Eagles still have work to do

    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Nick Foles isn't getting a three-week grace period in replacing Carson Wentz as the quarterback with the NFC East champion Philadelphia Eagles. The Eagles (11-2) still have work to do in the regular season, and it begins Sunday when the 28-year-old Foles makes his first ...

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