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World Series expert picks: Will Dodgers or Astros win it all?
ESPN
With the series starting Tuesday in L.A. (8 p.m. ET, Fox), we asked 35 of our experts to give their predictions: World Series winner, how many games and MVP. Here's a breakdown of their answers along with some more insights on why some of them made ...
World Series 2017: Triple-digit heat in LACNN
2017 World Series: Lance McCullers Jr. may be better as a bullpen weapon for AstrosCBSSports.com
Baseball is hot! World Series opens in LA with high tempsFOXSports.com
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ESPN

Why the dominant Dodgers are actually World Series underdogs
ESPN
Sure, they're in the World Series because they're smart and they tried real hard, but they're also in the World Series because they're rich and spent more. They have the highest payroll in the league (by more than $40 million!), just as they have in ...

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Corey Seager back for World Series barring 'unforeseen,' Dave Roberts says
ESPN
LOS ANGELES -- It's all but official: Shortstop Corey Seager will be added to the World Series roster of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Prior to his team's workout at Dodger Stadium on Monday, manager Dave Roberts said, "Unless something really unforeseen ...
Dodgers somehow getting even better before World SeriesNew York Post
World Series 2017: How the NL champion Los Angeles Dodgers built their rosterCBSSports.com
Corey Seager expected to be on the Dodgers World Series rosterYahoo Sports

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Los Angeles Times

Metta World Peace rejoins Lakers organization in new role for fan favorite
Los Angeles Times
When the Lakers parted ways with Metta World Peace last spring, they told him they would not bring him back as a player. But they said if he wanted it, there was a role for him in the organization. On Monday, World Peace joined the staff of the Lakers' ...
Metta World Peace joins Lakers' G League team as assistant coachESPN

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Conjoined twins survived one of the world's rarest surgeries. Now they're preparing to go home.
Washington Post
Abby Delaney can roll onto her stomach, hold up her head and turn pages in her favorite books. Her sister, Erin, can now sit up on her own, and she is starting to think about crawling — learning to hold herself up on her small hands and knees. More ...

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New York Times

In the Saudi Desert, World's Business Leaders Follow the Money
New York Times
For the next several days, the world's power center will shift from places like New York and London to this desert city for an event that many invitees are privately calling “Davos in the Desert.” Saudi Arabia's 32-year-old crown prince, Mohammed bin ...



Science Magazine

The world's first trees grew by splitting their guts | Science | AAAS
Science Magazine
Scientists have discovered some of the best preserved specimens of the world's first trees in a remote region of China. At up to 12 meters tall, these spindly ...

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CNN

Haunted places around the world: Visit -- if you dare! | CNN Travel
CNN
In his book "Haunted Places," author Robert Grenville showcases some of the world's creepiest spots.

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RollingStone.com

World Series 2017: Why America's Pastime Is Fun Again
RollingStone.com
One month after an unpopular president took office, North Korea celebrated Donald Trump's admission into the World Leaders Club not with fireworks but with missiles fired into the Sea of Japan. War raged in the Middle East; cholera broke out there too.

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Business Insider

These are the 17 countries with the safest banks in the world
Business Insider
Business Insider decided to take a look into the countries around the world with the safest banks, using the World Economic Forum's recently-released Global Competitiveness Survey, which offers a bundle of indicators to show the health of a country's ...

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