The Muck: Ike Haxton Takes on Barstool Sports’ Poker Invasion

Barstool Sports is beginning to have a stronger influence in the poker world, and Isaac Haxton isn’t sure if that’s a good thing or not. But many others — recreational players and pros alike — are fans of the media

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‘Are we fighting a war or masturbating?’ Russian military ‘furious that Putin down-scaled invasion’

Russia heads into the third month of its invasion of Ukraine on Sunday with no end in sight to fighting that has killed thousands, uprooted millions and reduced cities to rubble. In the face of mounting sanctions and fierce Ukrainian

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Man arrested for murdering Jacqueline Avant during home invasion sentenced to 150 years in prison

The man who shot and killed the wife of famed music producer Clarence Avant last year in a Beverly Hills home invasion gone wrong has been sentenced to a minimum of 150 years in prison, after it was revealed he bragged to

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Plan to beam Earth’s location into outer space could spark alien invasion, scientists warn

A Nasa plan to beam Earth’s location into outer space could inadvertently trigger an alien invasion, Oxford scientists have warned. The binary-coded ‘Beacon In The Galaxy’ message will broadcast information about the solar system, Earth’s surface and humanity to a

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Putin on the run? Russia will scale back invasion to just ‘liberating’ the eastern Donbas

Ukraine has disabled 20 Russian battalions, Western officials said today, as a Kremlin army chief hinted that Moscow may scale back its attack on its neighbour and instead focus on ‘liberating’ the eastern Donbas region. Russia’s defence ministry also updated

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Biden heads to Poland where he will refugees cast out by Putin’s Ukraine invasion

President Joe Biden left behind his fraught negotiations with European allies over gas and sanctions Friday and headed to Poland – where he will get a first-hand look at the humanitarian crisis facing Ukrainian refugees and visit a fabled division

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Biden warns US food shortages are ‘going to be real’ because of Ukraine invasion

President Joe Biden on Thursday said there will be food shortages around the globe because of Vladimir Putin‘s invasion of Ukraine. ‘It’s going to be real,’ he said. ‘Because both Russia and Ukraine have been the breadbasket of Europe in

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Zelensky urges millions around the world to take to the streets and protest against Putin’s invasion

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Wednesday urged citizens around the world to take to the streets to protest Russia‘s invasion of his country. ‘Come with Ukrainian symbols to support Ukraine, to support freedom, to support life,’ Zelensky said in a

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Top Putin envoy Anatoly Chubais QUITS and leaves the country ‘in protest over Ukraine invasion’

A veteran Kremlin envoy has quit and left the country with no intention to return allegedly in a protest over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.  Anatoly Chubais, an economist and special envoy to international organisations for Putin since 2020, is the

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As pictures show history repeating, Professor MARK GALEOTTI examines Russia’s faltering invasion

Of the many tales of Soviet heroism from World War Two, the siege of Leningrad – modern day St Petersburg – ranks high in the Russian psyche. For almost 900 days, between September 1941 and January 1944, the city’s three

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