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‘The Mountain’ has accomplished it all … is NFL next?

He stands 6-foot-9, with the kind of massive hands, shoulders and hips that would make the NFL scouting combine pass out with excitement. 

Strong? He’s literally been the World’s Strongest Man. Powerful? The other day, he deadlifted 1,104 pounds during a global livestream from his home in Iceland. It would’ve been a world record if accomplished in competition.  

OK, fine, but maybe Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, or Thor as he’s called — you may know him as “The Mountain” from “Game of Thrones” — is just all mass and muscle. After all, he did weigh about 450 pounds this spring. 

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N.Y. Has ‘Reached the Other Side of the Mountain’ and Can Begin Reopening

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said Monday that New York has reached “the other side of the mountain” with the coronavirus outbreak in the state and can begin reopening the economy in phases.

“We’re right about where we were on March 19 before we went into the abyss of the COVID virus,” Cuomo said at his daily news conference giving updates on the virus outbreak.

“We’re coming out of the other side. So in many ways, from my point of view, we’re on the other side of the mountain, right? We got hit with the virus, we saw that incline,

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A San Francisco zoo thinks a 50-pound mountain lion that ran loose through the city killed 2 of its wallaroos and a kangaroo

In this image from surveillance camera video provided by KGO-TV/ABC7, a young mountain lion wanders through the station’s parking lot in San Francisco on June 16, 2020.

KGO-TV/ABC7 via Associated Press

  • A 50-pound mountain lion that ran loose through San Francisco is suspected of killing three marsupials in the city’s zoo.
  • The zoo said it’s investigating the deaths of two wallaroos and one red kangaroo.
  • Before the mountain lion was found, police had warned the city that it was likely “confused and lost,” and to “make yourself appear big and shout” if they encountered it.
  • The mountain lion was eventually
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