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Greatest Two-Sport Stars Ever

Some athletes work their whole lives to reach their full potential in their sport. It can take years of nonstop effort to be good enough to earn a spot as ...
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Best Restaurants for Christmas Dinner in Every State

Christmas, like Thanksgiving, is a family holiday, a time for friends and relations to gather around a festive table to eat and drink and celebrate. While Thanksgiving dinner is ...
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26 Greatest Families in Pro Sports

It should come as no surprise that many children of pro athletes go on to become pro athletes themselves. In addition to inheriting such qualities as strength, speed, and height, ...
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27 Professional Athletes With Record-Breaking Seasons

The four major sports leagues -- NHL, NBA, NFL, and MLB -- have all been around for decades in various forms. After all those years, the record books are full ...
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40 Most Popular Female Wrestlers

While the world of professional wrestling has just started to embrace its female contingent -- the WWE introduced two of its three active women’s championships in the last five years, ...
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Cities With the Most and Least Police

The role of police is to maintain order and protect life. To achieve that, close to 1 million police officers in the United States enforce local, tribal, state, or ...
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Beacon Roofing Gets Blown Away by Earnings and Analysts

Beacon Roofing Supply Inc. (NASDAQ: BECN) is considered to be one of the losers of earnings season now that its shares were last seen down in the double-digit percentage losers ...
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50 Highest Grossing Restaurants in America

The restaurant business is a tough one. The average lifespan of a restaurant is five years and by some estimates, up to 90% of new ones fail within the first ...
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28 Unforgettable Nicknames in Sports

Professional sports locker rooms are where teams share strategy, joy, and sadness. It's where they plan for the game, but also where they can step away from it, be themselves, ...
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20 Foods You Didn’t Know Were Named After Places

Many of the foods we eat are named after various cities or countries around the world — English muffins, French toast, crab Rangoon, pad Thai, Polish sausage, Peking duck, and ...
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Cities With the Most and Least Police

The role of police is to maintain order and protect life. To achieve that, close to 1 million police officers in the United States enforce local, tribal, state, or ...
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Each State’s Official Tree

If there is one thing all 50 states have in common, it is their zeal in designating official state symbols or icons. States assign their official imprimatur to plants, minerals, ...
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The 40 Most Disappointing Draft Picks of All Time

When professional sports franchises get a high draft pick, the hope is that the athlete can grow into franchise-changing superstar to bring the team to a championship level. While players ...
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20 Companies Profiting the Most From War

The grim reality of civil wars in the Middle East, rising tensions between global powers, the spectre of international terrorism, and the increasing threat of cyberattacks are matters of ...
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Most Famous Identical Twins of All Time

Attempting to achieve stardom is a daunting task, especially when going for it alone. Imagine, though, having someone who looks exactly like you going after the same dream. Would that ...
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