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  • Ben Chilwell: ‘My aim is to be one of England’s best ever left-backs’

    The Leicester defender, once a better cricketer than footballer, has emerged as one of Gareth Southgate’s brightest young talents Ben Chilwell was in his early teens when he first came to England’s attention as one of the most promising young players around. Footage posted on social media this week, showing him nonchalantly dispatching a full-toss from Marc Albrighton as Kasper Schmeichel kept wicket, suggests that the ability with the bat is still there. “Maybe I was an even better cricketer...

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  • Did ‘The Flash’s 100th Episode Bring Back a Familiar Face One Too Many Times?

    One hundred episodes is a milestone for any series, but trying to wrap up the convoluted timey-wimey storytelling of 100 episodes worth of The Flash is a particularly difficult task. “What’s Past Is Prologue” elevated the idea of the clip show to a Speed Force race through the series’ greatest hits, seemingly under the guise of Nora seeing the truth behind what The Flash museum has told her. Barry wasn’t always confident (in fact, he rarely is — and when he is he’s usually wrong), Iris played a...

  • The best Xbox One games in 2018: every must-play on Xbox One S and One X

    From blockbusters to indies, over-the-top action rollercoasters to contemplative explorations, these are the best games available right now for Microsoft's Xbox One The post The best Xbox One games in 2018: every must-play on Xbox One S and One X appeared first on VG247.

  • MLB hot stove: Red Sox bring back World Series MVP Steve Pearce on one-year deal

    Pearce, 36, will likely split time at first base again
  • Mayor’s Christmas Tree at Crown Center named one of nation’s best

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Every year, the mayor of Kansas City lights up a Christmas tree at Crown Center. People from the metro always flock to see the lighting, but the secret is out! The Mayor's Christmas Tree, often one of the tallest in the country, has been named one of the best in the nation. In USA Today's Travel-Worthy Christmas Trees Across the USA list, Kansas City's tree made the list of 10. And in Country Living's The Most Iconic Christmas Tree in Every State list, KC's tree...

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  • Critic’s Pick: Richard Prince’s New, Late Style Is One of His Best

    An exhibition of over 50 new paintings and several other works is among this artist’s most fun to look at, and uncharacteristically generous and self-revealing.
  • ‘It’s ridiculous’: USC’s 2019 class is one of the best ever, recruiting expert says

    South Carolina women’s basketball finished up one of the best recruiting classes in the past decade with a 2019 group ranked No. 1 in the nation. What ESPN’s recruiting expert and ranker said of the Gamecocks.