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Conor McGregor gets a record million-dollar purse at UFC 196

Conor McGregor gets a record million-dollar purse at UFC 196

After suffering a myriad of taunting from his opponent Conor McGregor in the lead-up to UFC 196 , Nate Diaz has managed to score a small psychological blow in the pre-fight weigh-in. The size difference is not anything. "I mean dos Anjos is an absolute bum", he continued. "I'm open to discussions", McGregor told BT Sport . Not one to shy away from being embarrassed, Conan asked the fighter to demonstrate the move on him.


Donald Trump just defended his penis size at the Republican debate

Donald Trump just defended his penis size at the Republican debate

In a mid-day speech Thursday, Romney stopped just short of calling the GOP front runner the 7th sign of the apocalypse. "Nominating Donald would be a disaster", Cruz said. Both Rubio and Cruz hit Trump on the NY billionaire's current legal troubles with the for-profit educational institution Trump University. "He's like 6'2, which is why I don't understand why his hands are the size of someone who is 5'2", Rubio said in Virginia on Sunday.


Amazon's bringing encryption back to its Fire tablets

Amazon's bringing encryption back to its Fire tablets

The recent encryption flip-flops from Amazon aren't directly related to the recent legal row Apple is engaged in with the Federal Bureau of Investigation over the iPhone. Encrypted data largely prevents thieves or hackers from accessing data stored locally on the device, since it is scrambled without the encryption key.


Maine GOP presidential caucuses getting underway

Maine GOP presidential caucuses getting underway

WASHINGTON (AP) - It's an odd moment in the 2016 campaign: Not even half the states have voted for the party nominees and no candidate has half the delegates needed to win, yet the sense is spreading that it's practically game over. For Cruz, and for the anti-Trump crowd as a whole, he's going to need a strong finish in the state , and his grassroots activists are reaching out to supporters of Rubio, as well as John Kasich (9 percent in the Magellan poll ) and Ben Carson (5 percent) in a ...


Cortana Learns New Languages, Tricks

Cortana Learns New Languages, Tricks

In a blog post published this Friday, Microsoft wrote: "For each new market and language, the Cortana Team works to develop a custom experience that is relevant in each individual market and language". So is the Microsoft Lumia 950 going to be able to offer enough to make Android and iOS handsets change to Windows? Last but not least, Microsoft has improved Japanese IME .


Nine total Blackhawks named to initial team rosters

Nine total Blackhawks named to initial team rosters

Among the US returnees are goaltender Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings, defenseman Ryan Suter of the Minnesota Wild and forward Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks . Injured in 2014, Lightning captain Steven Stamkos was one of four players in the first group named not to play for Canada in Sochi, joined by goaltenders Corey Crawford and Braden Holtby as well as Tyler Seguin, the Dallas Stars centre who's blossomed into one of the league's most feared offensive players.