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January 15, 2019 2:33 PM Justin Trudeau's Afghan lookalike goes viral after TV performance

An Afghan reality show contestant Abdul Salam Maftoon (right) has gone viral over his likeness to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (Getty) An Afghan reality show contestant has become an unlikely hit thanks to his resemblance to Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau. Abdul Salam Maftoon, 29, is currently a finalist on the country's popular singing 382

January 15, 2019 12:10 PM Factbox: Dan Evans v Roger Federer

In his first Grand Slam appearance since serving a 12-month drug ban, Evans battled fellow qualifier Tatsuma Ito to reach the second round. The Briton relies on his sliced backhand to gain an advantage in rallies and he is looking to break into the top 50 for the first time since 2017. But he will be wary of how easily Federer dispatched him at Wimbledon 195

January 11, 2019 10:54 AM Boeing's unveils radical 'transonic' wing design

Jack Guy, CNN • Updated 11th January 2019 The future looks interesting for air passengers, with a raft of new designs in the pipeline promising faster planes capable of taking people on longer flights in greater comfort. Boeing's latest innovation in the travel field is an extremely thin, folding wing that will offer unprecedented aerodynamic efficiency 99

January 8, 2019 5:17 AM Vegas tabs Clemson (+180) as 2020 title favorite; Alabama +250

Clemson won its second national championship in the past three seasons Monday and is the favorite in Las Vegas to win next year's title. The SuperBook at the Westgate Las Vegas opened Alabama as the 3-2 (+150) favorite on Monday night during the title game, followed by Clemson at 7-2 (+350). After Clemson's impressive performance in the first half, the odds were adjusted 113

January 7, 2019 3:12 AM Christian Bale Just Thanked Satan For Inspiring His Performance as Dick Cheney in Vice

Christian Bale seized an opportunity to call out Dick Cheney at the 76th annual Golden Globe Awards Sunday night. The Welch actor won the award for Best Actor in a Comedy or Musical for portraying the former vice president in Vice. Bale joked that his wife had told him before he took the stage that “less is more” with his speech. That didn’t stop him from taking 116

January 3, 2019 11:39 PM Top-5 NBA prospect Bol Bol out for season at Oregon, will enter draft

Bol has been sidelined for the past four games because of a left foot injury and is unlikely to fully recover before the end of the season. Bol's attorney, Bryan J. Freedman, released a statement saying Bol underwent surgery Thursday to repair a non-displaced fracture of the navicular bone in his left foot. Bol will begin rehab next week, Freedman said, and will use crutches 100

January 2, 2019 1:00 PM Cardi B Rubs Noses with Warrior, Welcomed with Haka Dance in New Zealand

Cardi B went head-to-head with a New Zealand warrior ... and came away with a HUGE smile. The rapper got the warmest welcome Wednesday after landing in Auckland where she'll headline in the country's biggest summer (yeah, their seasons are backward) festival ... the Bay Dreams Festival. Cardi was in awe as a warrior from the Kai Haka group embraced her arrival 95

January 2, 2019 9:18 AM Tom Brady misses out on $5M in performance bonuses

Tom Brady failed to cash in on performance incentives written into his contract, according to data from Spotrac.com. As part of a series of team-friendly deals the three-time MVP has taken from the Patriots, Brady had $5 million in performance bonuses built into his contract for 2018, and he will receive exactly none of that money. Brady was in line to receive 127

December 31, 2018 5:34 PM Dorsey: Williams, Kitchens among Browns HC candidates

Interim head coach Gregg Williams and offensive coordinator Freddie Kitchens are candidates to become head coach of the Cleveland Browns. General manager John Dorsey said Monday at his season-ending press conference that the team’s performance since Hue Jackson was fired at midseason put both coaches in position to be promoted. “We’re going to interview 135

December 29, 2018 1:44 AM Milan and Higuain end goal droughts in win over SPAL

AC Milan ended a four-match goal drought and striker Gonzalo Higuain was on target for the first time in two months as they came from behind to beat SPAL 2-1 in Serie A on Saturday. The Argentine forward, without a goal since Oct. 28, endured another frustrating evening until Hakan Calhanoglu touched Davide Calabria's cross into his path and he smashed 60