This year has been rather fruitful for the underdog at the Australian Open tennis tournament.
One of the unexpected successes is a Tennessean with a funny name, Tennys Sandgren, whose giant-killing efforts have earned him a place at the tournament's quarterfinal and plenty of admiration.
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Aly Raisman knows a hollow statement when she sees one.
The gold medalist slammed the U.S. Olympic Committee for failing to investigate claims of sexual abuse within USA Gymnastics, then "shamelessly taking credit" for the resignation of three board members.
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Legendary musician Neil Diamond has announced his retirement from touring, due to a recent diagnosis of Parkinson's disease.
The 76-year-old New Yorker made the announcement on Monday in a press statement that said the onset of the disease has made large-scale touring difficult.
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Avoiding being ripped off is an inevitable part of travelling, but sometimes you get unlucky.
Four Japanese visitors were presented with a €1,143 ($1,350) bill at a Venice restaurant, prompting anger from the city's mayor, according to a report by ANSA.
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The Stark sisters haven't always had the best wedding experiences in Game of Thrones. But Sophie Turner (who plays Sansa Stark) is changing that by inviting her co-star Maisie Williams (Arya Stark) to be a bridesmaid in her wedding to Joe Jonas.
In a Radio Times interview for her upcoming film [...]
After more than three weeks and 20 vlog uploads, YouTuber Jake Paul has finally addressed the controversy surrounding his brother Logan Paul's suicide video. He did it near the end of a roughly 13-minute video titled: "YouTube, Let's Talk About Brother Logan Paul."
Let's be clear: Jake is using his brother's [...]
Actress and producer Laverne Cox just made history as the first ever trans covergirl for Cosmo.
Set to appear on Cosmopolitan South Africa's February 2018 cover, the Orange Is the New Black star offered up an inspiring message to the magazine's readers for the issue.
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Airbnb hosts in Boston could get hit with fees in an effort to combat high rents in popular neighborhoods.
On Monday, Boston Mayor Marty Walsh announced that he had filed a city ordinance to regulate short-term rentals. His plan would charge Airbnb hosts fees for renting out their [...]
Disgraced comedian Bill Cosby is back on stage in Philadelphia Monday night — even with a pending re-trial for a sexual assault case scheduled for April.
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Most of us struggle to get a basketball in the hoop from mere feet away.
Yet Australian YouTubers How Ridiculous have made something of an art of shooting from long distances, breaking the world record back in 2016 for the world's highest basketball shot.
Well they've done it again, this time over [...]