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IOC bans 16 athletes for doping in 2008 Beijing Olympics

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The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Thursday that it banned 16 athletes for failing anti-doping tests at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing.

Muggles rejoice, the Quidditch Premier League is now a thing and it looks badass

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LONDON — For the avid sports fan who’s also a diehard Potterhead, there is quite possibly no better news that this:

Quidditch Premier League (QPL) is here, and it is everything you want it to be.

White House, meet white nationalist: Steve Bannon gets top Trump job

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The appointment of Steve Bannon as White House chief strategist isn’t exactly a surprise.

Amazon Echo has already taken over almost half the online speaker market

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Amazon has been introducing its own products to take a bigger share of the market it already controls, and the strategy is working.

Amazon Echo has already taken over almost half the online speaker market

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Amazon has been introducing its own products to take a bigger share of the market it already controls, and the strategy is working.

The chunky Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch costs more than an Apple Watch

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Samsung’s new Gear S3 smartwatch will launch on Nov. 18 in the U.S. starting at $349.99 for the Bluetooth and Wi-Fi model — more than an entry-level Apple Watch. Pre-orders start on Nov. 6.

Consumers can pick one up from Samsung.com, Best Buy, Amazon, Macy’s and participating wireless retailers including AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon.

Samsung announced the smartwatch in August, and it’ll be available in two models: a regular “Classic” and…

10 books that helped Colson Whitehead write ‘The Underground Railroad’

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It’s hard to list influential books of 2016 without mentioning The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead.

John Turturro gives us the first official photo of his ‘Big Lebowski’ spinoff

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Everyone’s favorite Jesus is back.

No, not the Jesus from The Bible — Jesus from The Big Lebowski. John Turturro, who played Jesus Quintana in the 1998 film, released a photo from his Big Lebowski spinoff on Friday, and the internet responded with proportional amounts of glee.

John Turturro gives us the first official photo of his ‘Big Lebowski’ spinoff

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Everyone’s favorite Jesus is back.

No, not the Jesus from The Bible — Jesus from The Big Lebowski. John Turturro, who played Jesus Quintana in the 1998 film, released a photo from his Big Lebowski spinoff on Friday, and the internet responded with proportional amounts of glee.

John Turturro gives us the first official photo of his ‘Big Lebowski’ spinoff

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Everyone’s favorite Jesus is back.

No, not the Jesus from The Bible — Jesus from The Big Lebowski. John Turturro, who played Jesus Quintana in the 1998 film, released a photo from his Big Lebowski spinoff on Friday, and the internet responded with proportional amounts of glee.