Friday, September 22nd, 2017

POLITICS

Fifteen dead as refugee boat capsizes in Black Sea

Several others also missing after Romania-bound boat sinks off Turkey's Black Sea coast. Source: Aljazeera

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'Trump looking to loosen Obama limits on drone strikes'

Rights group outraged as reports say president considering policy changes to expand CIA authority on strikes and raids. Source: Aljazeera

Syrians vote in Kurdish-held northern region

Elections begin three-phase process to set up new governing institutions that aim to secure regional autonomy. Source: Aljazeera

SOHR: Israeli warplanes hit near Damascus airport

The air strikes reportedly struck sites controlled by the Lebanese armed group Hezbollah, says UK-based activist group. Source: Aljazeera

Hurricanes: Act now, save later

Every dollar invested in disaster preparedness saves seven dollars in recovery. Source: Aljazeera

Berkeley: Protests planned against 'Free Speech Week'

Rallies planned as far-right events slated to host ex-Trump adviser Steve Bannon and anti-Muslim figure Pamela Geller. Source: Aljazeera

Kurdish independence vote: A historical perspective

The upcoming vote has little to do with Kurds' real grievances and much to share with conflicting geopolitical agendas. Source: Aljazeera

'Indian shooting' kills six Pakistanis across border

Pakistani military says at least six civilians dead and dozens wounded in exchange of fire across the de-facto border. Source: Aljazeera

London: Police charge teen over Parsons Green attack

Ahmed Hassan, 18, will face court on Friday after being charged with attempted murder following attack that injured 30. Source: Aljazeera

Taking a step against US impunity in Guantanamo

The fight against impunity in Guantanamo Bay has finally reached the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights. Source: Aljazeera

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SOCCER

Marshawn Lynch remains the best.

September 22, 2017
Marshawn Lynch remains the best. Washington Post reporter Kent Babb went to Oakland to learn about where Lynch ...

Report: Predatory Lenders Are Preying On NFL Concussion Settlement Plaintiffs

September 22, 2017
As the NFL’s estimated $1 billion concussion settlement winds its way through the process of getting the money ...

The World Beard And Mustache Championship Is A Place To Be Seen

September 22, 2017
If you watch the Westminster Dog Show on television, what you’ll see is the best of groups—like toy ...

Clemson Kicker Tears ACL After "Freak Accident" On Last Play Of Practice

September 22, 2017
Clemson football coach Dabo Swinney announced Thursday night that kicker Greg Huegel had torn his ACL and would ...

The Future Of American Soccer Might Be Barron Trump?!?

September 22, 2017
Christian Pulisic. Matt Miazga. Josh Sargent. These are some of the budding talents soccer fans in the States ...

This Fucking Heiress Kicked Her Horse!

September 22, 2017
Jazz Johnson-Merton, a 36-year-old heiress to the Johnson & Johnson fortune, competed in a show jumping event earlier ...

Friday's Top Deals: Sheet Gold Box, Bluetooth Headphones, iPhone Cases, and More

September 22, 2017
We kick off the weekend with sateen sheet Gold Box, Bluetooth headphones, iPhone cases and more!Read more... Source: deadspin.com

Nobody Went To Watch The 49ers Again

September 22, 2017
I suppose at some point this will qualify as beating a dead horse, but holy smokes, man, nobody ...

Wait, Do The Rams Actually Have An Offense Now?

September 22, 2017
Remember way back in December of 2016, not even a year ago, when the Rams were the most ...

Zappos Has Sandals for As Low As $10 In Their End of Season Sale

September 22, 2017
Zappos is basically a one-stop shoe destination already, but right now, they’re having an actual sale, marking down ...

Upgrade to Sateen Sheets From the Amazon Gold Box, Today Only

September 22, 2017
You spend a third of your life touching bed sheets, so you really ought to invest in ones ...

49ers Lose Actually Good Thursday Night Game Despite Perfect Onside Kick

September 22, 2017
The 49ers and Rams made tonight’s game into a surprising offensive showcase, with Los Angeles fighting off a ...

Kato Kaelin Has Had It Up To Here With Brewers Reliever Jeremy Jeffress

September 22, 2017
Today is Jeremy Jeffress’s birthday. So far, it’s sucked. The Brewers are just one game back in the ...

NCAA Comes After Texas A&M Cross Country Runner For Promoting His Own Water Bottle Company

September 22, 2017
The NCAA is threatening the eligibility of 17-year-old Texas A&M freshman Ryan Trahan, a cross country runner with ...

Reds, Padres, Mariners, Rockies Announce Plans To Expand Protective Netting

September 22, 2017
The Reds, Padres and Mariners announced today that they would be expanding protective netting at their ballparks, while ...

Temple Football Provides Perfect Example Of How Not To Execute A Fake Field Goal

September 22, 2017
You can’t fault Temple for trying a fake field goal against USF. After all, Temple is the representation ...

The A.V.

September 21, 2017
The A.V. Club Dan Harmon is pissed at Rick And Morty fans for harassing female writers | Jalopnik Your Most ...

Can SMU Come Back From The Dead Again?

September 21, 2017
Welcome to the Deadspin 25, a college football poll that strives to be more democratic and less useless ...

NFL Games Seem Ugly Because Defenses Have Gotten Good

September 21, 2017
Two weeks into the NFL season, the game’s overall aesthetics are under fire. Scoring is down, sacks are ...

Nebraska Promptly Fires AD After Huskers Lose To Northern Illinois

September 21, 2017
This afternoon, Nebraska announced the abrupt firing of athletic director Shawn Eichorst, five days after the Cornhuskers lost ...