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Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown goes full vintage with handlebar mustache

Pittsburgh Steelers' Antonio Brown goes full vintage with handlebar mustache

Sports
Aug. 12 (UPI) -- First he rolled into training camp in a 1931 Rolls-Royce. Now Pittsburgh Steelers star Antonio Brown has a handlebar mustache.The perennial All-Pro posted a photo of his new addition on Twitter Friday, before the Steelers beat the New York Giants 20-12 in its first preseason game at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J.The photo was taken from the team bus."Stash game," Brown tweeted, including an 'OK' hand emoji.The tweet came days after Brown posted a closeup of his face on social media. The caption for that photo read: "Beard or no beard ; Stash no stash #commentbelow #stashnostash."Brown has trimmed down his beard but he oiled up the corners of the 'stash for a vintage look.He didn't play in the preseason contest.Brown has been keeping up a vintage theme this offsea...
Bill Miller, Josh Brown are the latest Wall Street pros to test the bitcoin waters

Bill Miller, Josh Brown are the latest Wall Street pros to test the bitcoin waters

Finance
Some well-known names in the financial industry are buying bitcoin, and more could come.First, investing legend Bill Miller put 1 percent of his net worth into bitcoin in 2014, according to a Forbes report Tuesday. The digital currency is one of the top holdings in Miller's $ 120 million hedge fund, the article said.Reflecting its volatility, bitcoin in 2014 fell from a high of $ 1,023 in Jan. 2014 to a low near $ 287 in October of that year, according to CoinDesk.That puts Miller's bitcoin return anywhere from 126 percent to 707 percent, based on bitcoin's $ 2,315 price Wednesday.Miller left Legg Mason in August 2016 after 35 years and has since founded Miller Value Partners. The legendary investor's Opportunity Trust Fund Class C shares are up 23 percent this year, more than twice the re...
Citizen scientists discover new brown dwarf

Citizen scientists discover new brown dwarf

Science
July 17 (UPI) -- Astronomers' inventory of brown dwarfs is growing thanks to the diligent work of citizen scientists.As part of the NASA-funded Backyard Worlds: Planet 9 project, four citizen scientists helped identify a new brown dwarf, WISEA J110125.95+540052.8, which was detailed this week in the Astrophysical Journal Letters. The four amateur astronomers are listed as co-authors.One of the citizen scientists is Rosa Castro. Castro is a therapist by day, but spends many nights scanning "flip books" of time-lapse space images.Like the hundreds of other citizen scientists working on the Backyard Worlds project, Castro is looking for even the slightest anomaly among the space images -- a sign that NASA's Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer infrared images may have documented the transit of...