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Froning Crowned CrossFit King Again

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Cardiac arrest during a marathon is certainly the stuff of runners' nightmares, but if you're going to let anything cause you anxiety during your next race, it should be heatstroke. Heart-related... Read More

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People use all kinds of incentives to lose weight, but citizens of Dubai might just have the best one yet. The city's "Your Child in Gold" program gives participants one gram of gold for every... Read More

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Surf’s up, but the hang loose attitude is down. The 2014 Vans U.S. Open of Surfing, which began on Saturday in the surf hub of Huntington Beach, California, has had plenty of winners... Read More

First K2 Death This Year

After a flurry of summits on K2 over the weekend, the mountain claimed its first victim of the season. Spanish climber Miguel Angel Perez Alvarez, 46, died in his tent after descending to Camp 4.... Read More

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Selfies Make You Stronger

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The Sun Shines on K2

Sixty years after the first successful ascent of Pakistan's K2, a window of good weather last weekend created ideal conditions for a potentially record-setting summit day on the world's... Read More