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February 27, 2017 9:05 PM The most gracious loser ever? La La Land producer congratulates Moonlight on their win after awkward Oscars blunder

La La Land's producer Jordan Horowitz has just finished giving his acceptance speech when news spread that the announcers had got it wrong; the award should have gone to Moonlight. But, while some could have been understandably bitter about the experience, Horowitz remained incredibly gracious in defeat, and was even able to joke about the moment the next day. 'Hey, I won the Oscar 29

November 9, 2016 8:32 AM Excitement mounts at Trump headquarters

Enthusiasm was growing among supporters of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Wednesday, November 9 at his election night headquarters as projections in some of the contested battleground states began to turn in Trump’s favor. Supporters wearing red caps emblazoned with Trump’s slogan “Make America Great Again” clapped and cheered as network 26

August 15, 2016 9:12 PM Emma Coburn wins bronze, and something more precious than medal

RIO DE JANEIRO — After she ran the steeplechase faster than any American woman ever has, Emma Coburn raised her arms as high as fatigue would allow. She made it to shoulder level and stopped. Enough. Her body had too little left to express joy. Until the pain subsided, you would have to feel it for her. The steeplechase is 3,000 meters of middle-distance 30

June 6, 2016 9:39 PM After Tuesday’s Primaries, Clinton Will Be Last Woman Between Trump and the White House

Gripping California horserace with Sanders overshadows historic choice of first female candidate for the U.S. Presidency. Before the assessments, the speculations and the wild guesses, one should devote this opening paragraph, at the very least, to the momentous historic event about to take place on Tuesday night. For the first time ever, one of America’s 109 1

February 7, 2016 8:20 AM Rubio wilts, Trump strong in Republican debate

MANCHESTER, USA, Feb 7 – Surging Republican hopeful Marco Rubio wilted under sustained attack in the latest US presidential debate, denting his stature going into Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary dominated by frontrunner Donald Trump. The telegenic, 44-year-old Florida senator — who polls suggest has the best change of winning the White House for the Republicans 28

August 12, 2015 4:19 PM Why Arlington Police Chief Johnson’s firing of shooter cop was a surprise

Arlington Police Chief Will Johnson announces the firing of a police officer who shot and killed 19-year-old Christian Taylor last week. (Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS) The bright lights shone on Arlington Police Chief Will Johnson the day after a fatal white-on-black officer-involved fatal shooting last week. He was the picture of composure 43

March 31, 2015 3:52 PM Wrestlemania Was Ridiculous And Amazing

Welcome to Deadspin’s irregular pro wrestling column, in which Tom Breihan and Ernest Wilkins will comb through the past month of superkicks, lariats, and 450 splashes in search of the greatest things that this most American of artforms has given us. Welcome to Deadspin’s irregular pro wrestling column, in which Tom Breihan and Ernest Wilkins will comb through 40

February 24, 2015 12:03 PM Pacquiao, Mayweather fight brings attention back to boxing

As a lifelong fan of boxing, disappointment is all too common. Let’s face it ― boxing is a corrupt sport. There are too many promoters and too many champions of the world. Fight decisions are disputed on a regular basis and the best matchups usually do not come to fruition. That is why, after years of failed negotiations, fights over Olympics-style blood 47

February 21, 2015 6:57 AM Mayweather says he and Pacquiao to fight May 2 | The Miami Herald The Miami Herald

Floyd Mayweather Jr. will meet Manny Pacquiao on May 2 in a welterweight showdown that will be boxing's richest fight ever. Mayweather himself announced the bout Friday after months of negotiations, posting a picture of the signed contract online. "I promised the fans we would get this done and we did," Mayweather said. The long anticipated bout at the MGM Grand 51

January 31, 2015 12:59 PM Super Bowl Halftime Show 2015: Odds, Expected Songs for Katy Perry Performance

If you thought the football was the only thing to bet on during the Super Bowl, think again. Katy Perry’s halftime performance is sure to be a spectacle, and bettors in Las Vegas and across the country will be paying attention to a number of different developments during the show. With that in mind, here is a look at some of the odds and information 38