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Tyson Fury: I want 12 fights in 12 months next year; Oleksandr Usyk undisputed title fight ‘unlikely’ | Boxing News

Tyson Fury has set himself his next challenge of 12 fights in 12 months, and it is very “unlikely” that schedule involves an undisputed heavyweight championship fight with Oleksandr Usyk. Fury is just days away from his voluntary defence of his WBC title against Derek Chisora, at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday, but already has … Read more

Angels’ Ohtani voted majors’ top DH for 2nd straight year

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani has been voted the majors’ best designated hitter for the second consecutive season. The Los Angeles Angels‘ two-way slugger won the Edgar Martinez Outstanding Designated Hitter Award on Monday, beating out Houston’s Yordan Alvarez as the top player at the position in 2022. Ohtani, who won the AL MVP … Read more

We Swear It’s True: ‘Gaslighting’ Is Merriam-Webster’s Word Of The Year

“Gaslighting” is Merriam-Webster’s 2022 Word of the Year, the site announced Monday, saying there was a 1740% increase in lookups for the term throughout the year. As defined by Merriam-Webster, gaslighting is “psychological manipulation of a person usually over an extended period of time that causes the victim to question the validity of their own … Read more

U.S. warns California cities possible water cuts in fourth dry year

Houseboats on Lake Oroville during a drought in Oroville, California, U.S., on Monday, Oct. 11, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Federal water managers on Monday warned California cities and industrial users receiving water from the Central Valley Project to prepare for a fourth year of drought and possibly “extremely limited water … Read more

Merriam-Webster Word of the Year: ‘Gaslighting’

The Merriam-Webster dictionary has declared “gaslighting” to be the word of the year for 2022, as searches for the term skyrocketed — though there was no specific incident or usage of the word to spark the sudden interest. The term refers to the practice of intentionally deceiving someone by telling them that the state of … Read more

Democrats Kept The Senate This Year, But 2024 May Be Harder

NEW YORK (AP) — Democrats celebrating a successful effort to keep control of the U.S. Senate this year will soon confront a 2024 campaign that could prove more challenging. The party enters the next cycle defending 23 seats, including two held by independents who caucus with Democrats. That’s compared with just 10 seats that Republicans … Read more

Int’l science payloads to enter China’s space station next year: official

A number of space science application projects jointly selected by China and the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) or with the European Space Agency (ESA) are being implemented as planned, and related payloads will be launched to get into China’s space station for experiments next year, according to the China Manned Space … Read more

Anonymous Donor Gives Children’s Bikes for 9th Consecutive Year in Oklahoma

An anonymous donor is helping bring joy to dozens of children in Oklahoma this holiday season. For the ninth consecutive year, the Moore Police Department (MPD) received dozens of children’s bicycles from a donor with a big heart, KOCO 5 News reported. The donor gave 26 brand new bicycles that will be given out during the … Read more