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Louis Tomlinson: Soccer Stud

Posted Tuesday February 25, 2014 6:23 PM GMT

Taking time away from his band duties, Louis Tomlinson stepped out for some soccer training in Doncaster, England on Tuesday (February 25).

The One Direction hunk braved the chilly temperatures in black sweatpants with a Doncaster Rovers shirt and grey beanie as he trained for the upcoming game against Rotherham United.

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Dale Earnhart Jr. Wins the Daytona 500; Danica Patrick Fails to Finish, but Finds Solace in 1 Million Twitter Followers

Posted Monday February 24, 2014 6:20 PM GMT

Following a lengthy weather delay, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. won the Daytona 500 for a second time on Sunday (February 23).

Overjoyed at breaking his 55-race losing streak, the 39-year-old driver told ESPN, "Winning this race is the greatest feeling that you could feel in this sport besides accepting the trophy for the championship. I didn't know if I'd ever get the chance to feel it again and it feels just as good."

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Jake “The Snake” Roberts: I Have Cancer

Posted Monday February 24, 2014 12:43 PM GMT

He’s best known for slaying opponents in the ‘squared circle’ and now Jake "The Snake" Roberts will face off against cancer.

The WWE hunk found a silver dollar-sized tumor on the back of his knee and is slated for surgery on Tuesday (February 25), though he’s confident he’ll beat the disease.

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The 2014 Winter Olympics Come to an Artistic Close

Posted Sunday February 23, 2014 4:50 PM GMT

Putting an end to globe-spanning competitions, the 2014 Winter Olympics came to an end today (February 23), with the final closing ceremony in Sochi, Russia.

Sochi's mayor presented the Olympic flag to the mayor of Pyeongchang, South Korea, the next host of the Winter Olympics, and a massive animatronic bear blue out the iconic Olympic flame.

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Finland Defeats USA for Bronze Medal in Olympic Hockey

Posted Saturday February 22, 2014 3:10 PM GMT

Breaking the hearts of American hockey lovers across the nation, Finland's hockey team took down team USA at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Saturday (February 22), thereby shattering hopes of an American Olympic men's hockey medal.

The showdown took place at the Bolshoy Ice Dome, and Finland team captain Teemu Selanne scored two goals, as Tuukka Rask forced a 26-save shutout, helping Finland beat the United States 5-0.

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Lamar Odom Checks Out his New Spanish Basketball Team

Posted Friday February 21, 2014 12:48 AM GMT

Getting to know his new European teammates, Lamar Odom watched a game after signing with Spanish basketball team Laboral Kutxa on Thursday (February 20).

The former Clippers forward smiled and waved to his new fans in Vitoria as he embarks on a new stage in his career.

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Ashley Wagner Stays Positive Despite Low Score in Sochi

Posted Thursday February 20, 2014 4:20 PM GMT

She received flak for her visibly disappointed reaction to an "unfair score" during last week's Sochi Olympics ice skating competition, and it appears Ashley Wagner learned a lesson.

After finishing her routine to Pink Floyd's "Shine on You Crazy Diamond" in the short program, the 22-year-old skater put on a smile as she joined her coaches on the bench to hear the score.

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Derek Hough Rejoices Over Meryl Davis & Charlie White’s Ice Dancing Gold Medal

Posted Tuesday February 18, 2014 1:58 PM GMT

He choreographed the Ice Dancing routine for American athletes Meryl Davis and Charlie White, so it’s no wonder Derek Hough was elated when they scored the gold medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games.

Following the announcement, the “Dancing With the Stars” stud proclaimed, "I've been rooting for them the whole time. It's just unbelievable. I'm so happy for them. It couldn't have happened to two nicer people.”

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