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February 24, 2018 4:27 AM Olympics: Bobsleigh Friedrich pilots German team into gold position

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (Reuters) - Francesco Friedrich piloted his four-man bobsleigh team to the top of the timesheets with a blistering second run on Saturday to put Germany in a commanding lead heading into the final two runs of the competition a day later. The multiple world champion, who won gold in the two-man bobsleigh on Monday, steered his sled to a 0.29 second 17

February 23, 2018 4:52 PM Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500 DFS: Best DraftKings daily fantasy NASCAR picks

SportsLine's Mike McClure, a DFS pro with more than $1M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice Before you set your NASCAR DFS lineups on DraftKings or any other fantasy site for the 2018 Folds of Honor QuikTrip 500, you need to hear what Mike McClure has to say. McClure is a predictive data engineer and DFS pro with more than $1 million in career winnings 22

February 23, 2018 3:56 PM Timothée Chalamet is worried that peach scene from ‘Call Me By Your Name’ will haunt him forever

Timothée Chalamet frets about 'Call Me By Your Name' peach scene Timothée Chalamet gave an Oscar-worthy performance in "Call Me By Your Name" — but he's increasingly worried about one particular scene involving a fuzzy fruit. The 22-year-old actor voiced his concerns to Jimmy Kimmel on Thursday night after the late night host questioned if he was worried 20

February 23, 2018 4:29 AM The Bulls pulled off an all-time tanking loss Thursday against the Sixers

The Bulls lead by three with 10 seconds left but lost 116-115 They aren't going to come out and say as much, especially after Mark Cuban was fined $600,000 for doing so, but they're definitely tanking. For their game against the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday, they simply sat Robin Lopez and Justin Holiday despite nothing being wrong with either of them. Sure, they explained 23

February 23, 2018 3:54 AM Asian stocks advance after Wall Street rebounds

Asian stocks advanced Friday after Wall Street rebounded from a two-day losing streak and Japanese inflation edged higher. KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.3 percent to 3,279.74 and Tokyo's Nikkei 225 advanced 0.4 percent to 21,814.31. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 1.3 percent to 31,364.80 and Seoul's Kospi rose 1.1 percent to 2,441.40. Sydney's 25

February 22, 2018 11:53 PM Lindsey Vonn on Final Olympic Downhill Run: 'I Wish I Could Keep Going'

Lindsey Vonn, 33, ended her Olympic downhill career with a bronze medal at the 2018 Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in the event that aired live Tuesday in the United States, but she expressed her desire to keep going. "It's sad. This is my last downhill," she said, via KARE 11 in Minneapolis. "I wish I could keep going, you know? I have so much fun. I love what I do. My body just can't 24

February 22, 2018 7:00 PM Stephen Colbert and J.J. Abrams led a parade through Midtown and took 400 people to a Broadway show

Stephen Colbert and producer J.J. Abrams treated a "Late Show" audience to a performance of "The Play That Goes Wrong." “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” viewers saw Colbert talk to “Star Wars” director J.J. Abrams about his new Broadway comedy “The Play That Goes Wrong.” But the real show happened after the credits rolled. “Colbert surprised the entire 6

February 22, 2018 6:05 PM Consumer Reports: Chevy Bolt Best Small Green Car

The Bolt beat out other cars in its category such as the BMW i3, Ford Focus EV and the Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid. It also beat the Toyota Prius which had been named Top Pick in this category in the past. "The Bolt offers consumers further proof that mainstream electric cars can deliver strong driving performance," the magazine said in an announcement 28

February 20, 2018 11:50 PM We Called It! Jessica Chastain In Talks To Star In The IT Sequel!

While some were wishful thinking, one pick was a no-brainer: Jessica Chastain as the adult version of Beverly Marsh. Not only did the actress star in director Andy Muschietti's horror film Mama, she's a dead ringer for a grown up Sophia Lillis, who gave a standout performance playing kid Bev in the 2017 horror hit. Now, our dreams appear to be coming 31

February 20, 2018 11:28 PM Wendy Williams Says Beyoncé Needs Autotune & Twitter Is PISSED!

On Monday's episode of The Wendy Williams Show, Wendy Williams discussed Fergie's disastrous rendition of the U.S. National Anthem at Sunday's NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles. Although Josh Duhamel's ex is a "friend" of the show, the daytime talk show host claims she "needs autotune" in order to perform live. Shockingly, Miz Williams thinks Beyoncé 30