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Warm-ups, cool-downs. What works, what doesn’t

NEW YORK, May 25: Athletes could be increasing their risk for sports injuries or simply wasting their time by practicing certain types of warm-ups and cool-downs, according to two practical new studies. Together, the new research indicates that a rigorous warm-up could keep you running smoothly during a sports season, whereas a popular cool-down technique, the ice bath, is ...Full Article

Carrie Fisher would have led next ‘Star Wars’ before her sudden death

LOS ANGELES, May 25: Late actress Carrie Fisher was supposed to be the leading force of the ninth film in the “Star Wars” saga, plans derailed by her sudden ...Full Article

She’s giving foot massages to encourage the lost art of slow-walking

SINGAPORE, May 24: Fancy walking on the wild side? How about getting an artistic massage? This weekend, Singaporean artist Pat Toh will be trying out her kneading and rubbing ...Full Article

Celebrities voice horror, heartache at UK concert attack

LONDON, May 24: The suicide bombing at a concert by Ariana Grande in Britain that killed 22 people, including children, sparked an outpouring of grief and condolences from pop ...Full Article

Is it possible to live large on a small budget when travelling in Sydney?

SYDNEY, May 24: I stumbled into the luxurious Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney after having suffered through a night at a particularly ratty Airbnb in the Surry Hills neighbourhood, ...Full Article

Facebook leaked documents show types of content it allows: Report

REUTERS, May 23: Leaked Facebook Inc documents show how the social media company moderates issues such as hate speech, terrorism, pornography and self-harm on its platform, the Guardian reported, citing ...Full Article

Jerry Garcia’s ‘Wolf’ guitar to go up for auction in New York

NEW YORK, May 23: A one-of-a-kind guitar that became a trademark of sorts for Grateful Dead leader Jerry Garcia could fetch more than US$1 million when it goes on ...Full Article

Junk sale diamond ring bought for £10 worth a fortune

LONDON, May 23: A diamond ring bought for next to nothing in a London junk sale is expected to fetch up to £350,000 (US$455,000), Sotheby’s auction house said on ...Full Article

Technology is running your life

NEW YORK, May 23: A few weeks ago, I bought a new television. When the whole process was over, I realised something incredible. To navigate all of the niggling ...Full Article

Sea lion in Canada pulls girl into water

MONTREAL, May 23: Video of a sea lion grabbing a little girl and yanking her into the water at a wharf on Canada’s Pacific coast has gone viral and ...Full Article
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