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100 reasons we can't wait for college football to come back

9:00 AM ET Ryan McGee Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior writer for ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com 2-time Sports Emmy winner 2010, 2014 NMPA Writer of the Year Mark Schlabach Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of Georgia Somewhere in Georgia, two college football writers sit on a bench. Both have southern drawls. Yes, it looks a little like Forrest Gump and that other guy waiting for the bus. Looking down at his watch, the first writer ...

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Murdoch must wait extra month to learn fate of Fox-Sky deal

Bill O’Reilly forced out at Fox News Rupert Murdoch will have to wait an additional month to learn the fate of his planned takeover of British pay TV provider Sky. U.K. culture secretary Karen Bradley said Friday that she will give regulators extra time to review the contentious deal because of snap national elections scheduled for early June. The decision from media regulator Ofcom, which had been due by May 16, must now be wrapped up before June 20. The £18.5 billion deal struck by Murdoch in December would give ...

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You wait ages for a new airplane and then two come along

Five new planes you may fly in soon As the old saying goes, you wait ages for a bus and then two come along at once. In this case, it’s two passenger airplanes. One in Brazil and one in the U.S. New airplanes are a rare occurrence, costing years and billions of dollars to develop, but a new generation of more-efficient airliners are arriving. A Bright Spot For Brazil Brazilian plane maker Embraer on Tuesday rolled-out the largest passenger plane the company has ever built. The E195-E2 was unveiled at ...

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Bill O'Reilly: Putin will have to wait for apology over 'killer' remark

Trump promoting Fox News Russian President Vladimir Putin could be waiting a long time for an apology from Bill O’Reilly. The Fox News host responded late Monday to an angry statement from the Kremlin over his description of Putin as “a killer.” “Apparently, the Putin administration in Moscow [is] demanding that I — your humble correspondent — apologize for saying ‘Old Vlad’ is a killer,” O’Reilly said on his Fox show. “So I’m working on that apology, but it might take a little time. Might want to check in with ...

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No need to wait for Tesla: the Chevrolet Bolt is excellent (and already shipping)

The new Chevrolet Bolt EV hatchback may be everything you want in a compact car. It has the range to make you forget it’s an electric-only vehicle. The Bolt EV is quick, it’s roomy (front and rear seats both), and you don’t have to pay for navigation. The Bolt EV is the car that matches up closely to the Tesla Model 3. Both get more than 200 miles per charge and the entry model should sticker at $ 30,000 after tax credits. Tesla has 375,000 fans who’ve placed deposits for ...

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NASA’s big announcement was worth the wait: confirmed cryovolcanoes on Europa

After much anticipation, NASA held a press conference on Monday to detail new findings from images of Jupiter’s moon Europa. The agency was clear from the beginning that its announcement would not be signs of life — but, as it turns out, life was still the main topic of discussion. NASA announced more evidence for the existence of subsurface oceans on Europa — and, more excitingly, that the moon may host “plumes” of water ice ejected from those oceans. This means both that alien life not only is very much on ...

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Forza Horizon 3 demo looks great on the Xbox One, PC players have to wait

We’re less than two weeks away from the release of Forza Horizon 3, but eager drivers can already get a taste of what it’s like to race around the streets and open terrain of Australia. If you have an Xbox One, you can download the massive 18GB Horizon 3 demo, and go Down Under a little bit early. It’s hard to believe the Forza franchise is over a decade old. Starting with the 2005 original Xbox release of Forza Motorsport, Microsoft and its partner studios have delivered the goods time ...

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Forza Horizon 3 demo looks great on the Xbox One, PC players have to wait

We’re less than two weeks away from the release of Forza Horizon 3, but eager drivers can already get a taste of what it’s like to race around the streets and open terrain of Australia. If you have an Xbox One, you can download the massive 18GB Horizon 3 demo, and go Down Under a little bit early. It’s hard to believe the Forza franchise is over a decade old. Starting with the 2005 original Xbox release of Forza Motorsport, Microsoft and its partner studios have delivered the goods time ...

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New £5 note: Consumers face wait for plastic fiver

The new plastic £5 note is being launched in England and Wales on Tuesday, but most people may have to wait up to a week to get one. The polymer note – which is much more durable than the old fiver – will initially only be available from a handful of banks and cash points. ATMs in London, Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds, Hull and Cardiff will be among the first to stock them. But only about 7% of cash machines dispense £5 notes in any case. However, most bank branches are ...

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Nobody's perfect. Wait — U.S. women's gymnastics team can be

12:27 PM ET RIO DE JANEIRO — So this is what the year-in, year-out relentless talking about chasing perfection that starts at the top with Martha Karolyi and trickles on down to every gymnast on the five-woman U.S. Olympic team can do: Sometimes, crazy as it sounds, the idea actually does start animating every goal, permeating everyone’s thoughts, shaping what their dreams look like, until they get to the point where here they are in Rio, and near-perfection is literally, actually coming true. With three days down in the Olympic ...

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