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Kamaru Usman and Gilbert Burns face off today (Sat., Feb. 13, 2021) in a main event Welterweight clash from UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada at UFC 258. Though it wasn’t necessarily the high-profile battle necessary to carry an expensive pay-per-view (PPV), Usman vs. Burns was the definite fight to make for the Welterweight title, …

Scientists who attached a strain of bacteria to the outside of the International Space Station have been stunned to find it survived for three years, in open space. The experiment, led by a team of Japanese researchers, involved the bacteria Deinococcus radiodurans, also known as Conan the Bacterium due to its extreme hardiness. Experts say …

The day Juliet Daly’s heart gave out started much like every other Monday during the quarantine. The 12-year-old from Covington, La., padded out of her room in her PJs shortly after 7 a.m., ate a half-bowl of Rice Krispies, and got on a Zoom call with her sixth-grade social studies class. She had been feeling …

Lovie Smith has the look of a man who has lived a full life. A man doesn’t grow a beard with that many grays unless he has had some real highs (he coached in a Super Bowl) and lows (with Rex Grossman as his QB). Smith, Illinois’ coach, has seen some things — horrible things, …

Rugby World Cup 2019 in pictures France’s Alivereti Raka touches the ball down to score an early try against Tonga in his side’s narrow 23-21 win in Pool C. Rugby World Cup 2019 in pictures Tonga’s Atieli Pakalani, left, is tackled by a French defender at the Kumamoto Stadium. Rugby World Cup 2019 in pictures …

Gennadiy Golovkin is once again a middleweight champion, but he had to walk through hell to get there. Late on Saturday night, he won a hard fought unanimous decision over Sergiy Derevyanchenko by scores of 114-113, 115-112 and 115-112 to capture the vacant IBF belt. “I told you, he’s a very tough guy,” Golovkin said …

If there was ever a fight where the final scorecards didn’t tell the complete story, Tyson Fury defending his lineal heavyweight championship on Saturday over Otto Wallin was it. Fury (29-0-1, 20 KOs) overcame a pair of nasty cuts above his right eye and survived being rocked in a shaky final round to outpoint Wallin …

Elizabethton Fire Chief Barry Carrier told CNN affiliate WJHL that Earnhardt and his wife, Amy, were on the plane that crashed at Elizabethton Municipal Airport. Local police said the plane ran off the runway upon landing at 3:38 p.m. ET. The retired driver’s sister, Kelley, tweeted that those on board were OK. “Everyone is safe …