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October 26, 2018 10:13 AM Inflight hiccup as Harry and Meghan's plane aborts Sydney landing

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Prince Harry and his wife Meghan returned to Australia on Friday from a tour of Pacific islands after their plane was forced to abort a first landing because another aircraft was in the way. Their Qantas plane charter flight QF6031, approaching Sydney, dropped to 125 feet before performing a “go-around”, according to FlightRadar 103

October 25, 2018 2:52 PM ESPN's College Football Playoff Predictor

It's the question we ask all season long. And now, thanks to the Playoff Predictor from ESPN Sports Analytics, we can provide an answer. The Playoff Predictor provides every team's chance to reach the Playoff in the preseason and each and every day of the college football season. It's telling us not who would make the Playoff at the end of the day, but rather 52

October 22, 2018 9:31 PM Childhood obesity tied to severe hip disorder

(Reuters Health) - Kids who are obese may be more likely to develop a severe hip disorder than children who are not overweight, a UK study suggests. The disorder, known as slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), is one of the most common hip problems in children and adolescents. It can lead the ball at the head of the thigh bone to slip backward and often 148

October 21, 2018 2:06 PM Shocking Video of Floor Collapsing During Clemson Univ. Dance Party

Dozens of college students were injured when a floor collapsed Saturday night during a dance party ... and it was caught on video. It's shocking to watch, as students plummet from the first floor into the basement of an apartment. Some of the students tried to jump to safety as the floor gave way ... mostly to no avail. It appears as many as 30 people 69

October 19, 2018 5:20 AM Josh Rosen hurt late in Cardinals' blowout loss, awaits evaluation

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Arizona Cardinals rookie quarterback Josh Rosen said his left toe injury is "fine" and that he was "just being soft" when he went down holding his left foot in the fourth quarter of the team's 45-10 loss to the Denver Broncos on Thursday night. Despite Rosen's assurance that he'll be OK, head coach Steve Wilks said he would wait to get the team trainer's 90

October 17, 2018 10:10 PM A Look at Harvard’s Admissions Guidelines

The document, used to assess the class that started in fall 2014, instructs admissions officers how to score applications College admissions are both an art and a science. In deciding who to admit, many selective universities employ a holistic review of applicants that assesses their grades and test scores, extracurricular activities, community service 68

October 16, 2018 8:48 PM The Real Cost of College Is Flattening as Schools Give More Scholarships

While tuition costs keep rising, schools offer more aid to attract shrinking pool of students After increasing for decades, the real cost of attending both public and private college is flat and in some cases even declined this year, as colleges compete for fewer students by giving away more scholarships. If that sounds counterintuitive, it’s because 66

October 10, 2018 10:20 PM Rescue dog throws perfect 'alley-oop' in viral video

Koa the dog shows off her basketball skills by setting up a dunk for new Harlem Globetrotter Max Pearce. In a video that’s gone viral overnight, a 3-year-old Belgian Malinois named Koa is seen throwing a perfect alley-oop to the Harlem Globetrotters' newest member, 22-year-old Max Pearce. Pearce told GQ that he was visiting his friend Frank D’Agostino 94

October 9, 2018 11:22 PM Harvard Diving coach resigns after sexual misconduct allegations

(Reuters) - Harvard University’s Athletic Department said on Tuesday that its head diving coach, Chris Heaton, had stepped down, amid accusations of sexual misconduct. Heaton, who was hired to lead Harvard’s diving program in August, was placed on leave on Oct. 3. In an abbreviated statement on Tuesday, Harvard said that Heaton had resigned and that it had appointed 88

October 9, 2018 7:30 AM Caitlyn Jenner's Partner Says Trans Leaders Got It Wrong, She Didn't Vote For Trump

Caitlyn Jenner is being treated more harshly by her own, transgender community than the general public because they think she voted for Donald Trump ... but she didn't, according to her partner. Sophia Hutchins says a few leaders in the trans community have poisoned them against Caitlyn, and the media just stoked the coals. Sophia, who sat for an interview 129