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Gene Change May Have Helped Indonesia's Deep-Sea Divers

Gene Change May Have Helped Indonesia's Deep-Sea Divers A third adaptation-which the authors describe for the first time today-is increasing the size of the spleen, which stores oxygenated red blood cells and contracts during diving to release the blood cells into circulation. Spleens were larger in the Bajau people whether they were regular divers or not, and further analysis of their DNA revealed why. For Bajau free divers, the lack of oxygen... [Full Article...]

Confident Heat host 76ers in Game 3

Confident Heat host 76ers in Game 3 He has not played since suffering an orbital fracture and concussion in a collision with teammate Markelle Fultz against the New York Knicks on March 28. Those impressive numbers helped him earn his first career All-Star nod one year after being named to the NBA All-Rookie first team. He added that he doesn't think it'll be long before the Sixers know, "but we will learn more over the next 48... [Full Article...]

Nadal-Djokovic quarter-final scuppered by Thiem

Nadal-Djokovic quarter-final scuppered by Thiem Positive signs for Djokovic despite defeat Djokovic has slipped to 13th in the rankings as an elbow injury has restricted him to only four tournaments this year, but he showed glimpses of his best form against Thiem, whom he described as a "top-three player in the world on clay". [Full Article...]

NFL Mock Draft: Josh Allen heads to Browns

NFL Mock Draft: Josh Allen heads to Browns Hurst has the versatility to line up in multiple spots along the defensive line, and will be valuable at the next level, regardless of scheme. Hurst caught 100 passes for 1,281 yards and three touchdowns in a three-year career with the Gamecocks . [Full Article...]

Tom Brady: Hasn't made 2018 status official

Tom Brady: Hasn't made 2018 status official The question lingers as the draft approaches next week where the Patriots are expected to select a quarterback, the eventual successor to Brady , who turns 41 in August, but is coming off one of the best seasons of his career. Meanwhile, it assures that Brady is committed to at least playing another season, and it should silence the chatter that he could be stepping away this year. [Full Article...]

Vettel beats Raikkonen to pole in Ferrari 1-2

Vettel beats Raikkonen to pole in Ferrari 1-2 After the criticism of his lack of killer instinct on the final laps in Bahrain last week when he failed to challenge Vettel, the Finn responded to show his class in China with a second place finish. With Verstappen apologizing for the incident , Vettel revealed what he said to the 20-year-old after the race but doesn't believe age plays a part in the incidents. [Full Article...]

Red Bull Racing's Ricciardo wins Chinese GP

Red Bull Racing's Ricciardo wins Chinese GP Before the start of the 15th edition of the Chinese Grand Prix, you could be forgiven for thinking the Red Bulls weren't in Shanghai for a win, let alone a podium finish. On lap 41 the Aussie managed to go past Hamilton to take third. Ricciardo didn't have to battle his team-mate, passing him when his move on Hamilton failed, then fought through the front runners easily, completing a brilliant... [Full Article...]

Bon Jovi, Simone, Dire Straits to be inducted into Rock Hall

Bon Jovi, Simone, Dire Straits to be inducted into Rock Hall At the end of his rant, he admitted that the guys in Bon Jovi were "the nicest men", and he sang a few lines of "Dead or Alive" before adding, "These boys have worked their asses off". Bon Jovi had the most incredible reunion at their induction to the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame at the weekend. Benjamin Orr passed away after a battle with pancreatic cancer in 2000, four years before The C... [Full Article...]

Vikas Krishan, Satish Kumar in finals; Manoj Kumar settles for bronze

Vikas Krishan, Satish Kumar in finals; Manoj Kumar settles for bronze India put up a disastrous defensive performance in the first quarter to concede two goals to Hugo Inglis (7th minute), Stephen Jenness (13th). Manish Kaushiks lost toAustralian Harry Garside in the men's 60 kg boxing final, he settled for a silver . [Full Article...]

Hurricane names Harvey, Irma and Maria officially 'retired'

Hurricane names Harvey, Irma and Maria officially 'retired' Hurricane Irma's Category 5 winds of almost 180 miles per hour leveled buildings and vegetation in the Leeward Islands in early September, then ended with a destructive combination of waves, storm surge, rain and tornadoes across Florida. Irma caused 44 deaths and 85 indirect deaths in the Caribbean and Florida. The 2005 season set the record with five hurricane names retired: Dennis, Katrina, ... [Full Article...]

Pirates-Cubs-Snow Delay

Pirates-Cubs-Snow Delay The game was rescheduled for Tuesday. Rizzo, who has missed three straight games, told reporters on Sunday he wants to play in the Cubs' Wrigley debut but that he has to consider the long term. "Been limiting the free passes for the most part, and just really going in with a lot of confidence". The Cubs have pitched well overall, and their team ERA of 2.59 is second in the National League to t... [Full Article...]

Hamilton hit by grid penalty in Bahrain

Hamilton hit by grid penalty in Bahrain I have to thank all of the people anxious". Lewis Hamilton faced a tough job starting P9 due to a gearbox change and a fairly uninspiring Saturday. Nevertheless, he reeled them in on the first stint, including a sensational swoop down the straight that saw him edge past three cars simultaneously. [Full Article...]

Man arrested after allegedly breaking into a tree business

Man arrested after allegedly breaking into a tree business March 31 at 10:18 p.m. / Police arrested Tyler M. Duncan , 31, of Los Alamos at Canyon Road and 3rd Street and charged him with DUI. Allison Feldman, 31, who graduated from Minnetonka High School in 2001, was found in her home on February 18, 2015. [Full Article...]

Karius living the dream at Liverpool ahead of Champions League tie

Karius living the dream at Liverpool ahead of Champions League tie The same happened earlier in the season when the Premier League Champions to be coughed up three goals in nine second half minutes and Guardiola admits that this has been a problem throughout his managerial career, recalling a defeat to Barcelona as Bayern Munich manager in 2015. [Full Article...]

Liverpool must weather Manchester City 'thunderstorm', says Klopp

Liverpool must weather Manchester City 'thunderstorm', says Klopp Guardiola reiterated it may be too soon for City to win the Champions League , but acknowledged how important overcoming Liverpool in the quarter-finals could prove to his desire for long-term success. I am so delighted. The City manager says they need to bring their A Game, meaning they have to put on a flawless performance in order to stand any chance against Jurgen Klopps side. [Full Article...]

Patrick Reed strengthens hold on Augusta Masters, leads Rory McIlroy by three

Patrick Reed strengthens hold on Augusta Masters, leads Rory McIlroy by three Gary Player owns the most starts in Masters history (52). "And now to be able to play this golf course and to be able to tee it up and play in the Masters , this is one of the greatest walks in all of golf". He struck the ball well but had difficulty finding the correct line on the greens. "We're not here to lay up", Leishman said. "I've been waiting for this chance, to be honest. [Full Article...]

IPL match preview: KKR vs RCB - who knows the other better?

IPL match preview: KKR vs RCB - who knows the other better? Karthik, riding high after an unbeaten eight-ball 29 where he clobbered a last-ball six to singlehandedly guide India to a four-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the final of the Nidahas Trophy T20I Tri-series in Sri Lanka, will have his task cut out. [Full Article...]

Lifter Yadav wins gold at CWG

Lifter Yadav wins gold at CWG Vikas, on the other hand, lifted a combined total of 351 kg (159 kg in snatch and 192 kg in clean and jerk ) to win his second medal after winning silver in Glasgow in the men's 85 kg category. Earlier in the day, weightlifter Punam Yadav won gold in the Women's 69kg weightlifting category. Thakur added a second Commonwealth Games medal to his name, extending India's overall tally... [Full Article...]

Jurgen Klopp Is Pep Guardiola's Kryptonite

Jurgen Klopp Is Pep Guardiola's Kryptonite Victory against United would have seen City crowned champions of England for the fifth time, and they looked well on course to do so in the sweetest style in Saturday's Manchester derby as captain Vincent Kompany and Ilkay Gundogan propelled them into a richly deserved two-goal half-time lead. [Full Article...]

Barcelona the winners as Real Madrid & Atletico play out derby draw

Ronaldo had earlier volleyed home the opening goal , and it was no surprise to see the forward score as he is in such red-hot form. Simeone believes that Real Madrid's squad is the best in the world. They retain their four-point cushion over Real while this was perhaps the ideal result for leaders Barcelona , who are now 11 points clear at the top . [Full Article...]


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