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Jan 19

Rihanna Leaves 76ers All-Star Joel Embiid Cold as NBA Star Opts to ‘Move on to the Next One’

Joel Embiid had a Joel Embiid kind of Thursday night. Embiid, the Philadelphia 76ers center, was named as an NBA All-Star for the first time on Thursday, before the 76ers played the Boston Celtics at TD Garden. It’s true,” was how 76ers head coach Brett Brown described the third overall pick

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Jan 19

Rihanna Leaves 76ers All-Star Joel Embiid Cold as NBA Star Opts to ‘Move on to the Next One’

Joel Embiid had a Joel Embiid kind of Thursday night. Embiid, the Philadelphia 76ers center, was named as an NBA All-Star for the first time on Thursday, before the 76ers played the Boston Celtics at TD Garden. It’s true,” was how 76ers head coach Brett Brown described the third overall pick

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Jan 18

Tom Brady Injury Latest: Patriots Play Down Hand Problem But Who Is New England’s Backup Quarterback Against Jaguars?

Tom Brady will start the AFC Championship game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, despite a hand injury that limited his practice time for the Patriots on Wednesday. How much that injury will affect Brady on Sunday against the Jaguars’ AFC-best defense…

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Jan 17

Latest Super Bowl 2018 Odds: Patriots Still Favorites While Eagles, Vikings, Jaguars Trail

The NFL playoffs are down to just four teams: the New England Patriots, Jacksonville Jaguars, Minnesota Vikings and Philadelphia Eagles. The Patriots face the Jaguars in the AFC Championship Sunday afternoon, while the Eagles meet the Vikings in the N…

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Jan 17

Is LeBron James Among the Cleveland Cavaliers’ ‘Discontented’ Star Players?

The Cleveland Cavaliers are mired in a losing run, and the cracks may just be starting to show. A report from Dave McMenamin of ESPN, published on Tuesday evening, sheds new light on what is turning into a troubled season for the Cavaliers, whose los…

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Jan 17

Dallas Mavericks Will Accept Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency in 2018 NBA Season, Mark Cuban Announces

The Dallas Mavericks will accept Bitcoin and other forms of cryptocurrency as payment for tickets in the 2018-19 NBA season, owner Mark Cuban has announced. Mark, when will I be able to purchase Mavs tickets with bitcoin? The story was first reported…

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Jan 16

Patriots-Jaguars, Eagles-Vikings NFL Championship Game Predictions—Who’s Headed to Super Bowl 52?

For four teams, the long road to Super Bowl 52 has narrowed to 60 minutes of football. The Jacksonville Jaguars, New England Patriots, Minnesota Vikings and Philadelphia Eagles will suit up on Sunday in the AFC and NFC Championship games, knowing the …

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Jan 16

If LeBron James Can’t Stop Cavaliers’ Slide With NBA M.V.P. Form, Who Can?

The 2017-18 Cleveland Cavaliers are too grizzled, too experienced and, still, too darned good to start hitting all the alarms inside Quicken Loans Arena. Tyronn Lue was asked before Cleveland played the Warriors on Monday night whether the Cavaliers w…

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Jan 15

France’s ‘Black Widow,’ Who Allegedly Seduced and Poisoned Elderly Men, On Trial

A sensational trial began in Nice, France, on Monday. The defendant: the "black widow" of the French Riviera, who allegedly schemed to seduce and poison elderly men 20-30 years older than her. Particia Dagorn, 57, is charged in the fatal po…

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Jan 15

Will Patriots-Jaguars and Eagles-Vikings Championship Games Hand NBC a Super Bowl Ratings Nightmare?

As Blake Bortles and Leonard Fournette sliced and diced their way through the Pittsburgh Steelers’ defense on Sunday, and Case Keenum found Stefon Diggs with seconds remaining in regulation for perhaps the most unlikely finish to a playoff game since t…

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Jan 15

Sarah Sanders Uses Official White House Twitter Handle to Complain That Amazon’s Alexa Ordered a Batman Toy

The White House’s liberal social media policy apparently extends beyond President Donald Trump. On Sunday, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, the administration’s press secretary, used the official Twitter handle for the post not to share news pertinent to the American public, but complain that her two-year-old

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Jan 15

Vikings vs. Saints: How Case Keenum and Stefon Diggs Pulled Off a ‘Minnesota Miracle’ to Win the NFC Divisional Playoff

With ten seconds left on the clock and the Minnesota Vikings trailing the New Orleans Saints by a point, with a third-and-ten on his own 39-yard line, Case Keenum could have been forgiven for thinking his storybook season was about to end with what-mig…

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Jan 14

Volcano Eruption in Papua New Guinea Worsens as Mount Kadovar Blasts Out Red Rocks and Sulphur Dioxide

A dormant volcano that first began erupting on January 5 exploded on Friday, forcing the evacuation of hundreds of people from the Kadovar island in Papua New Guinea. The Australian government is contributing 25,000 Australian dollars (nearly $20,000)…

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Jan 12

Will Brady-Belichick ‘Feud’ Doom Patriots Against Titans? Five Questions for NFL Divisional Playoffs

It’s Divisional Weekend in the NFL, and there are several pressing questions that will be answered in the games played Saturday and Sunday: Will the New England Patriots keep rolling despite reports in the media of unrest? Can the Jaguars pull off a g…

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Jan 12

Vegas Golden Knights: Why Is the U.S. Army in a Flap Over Newest NHL Team’s Logo, Colors?

The Vegas Golden Knights’ already-remarkable season just took a really weird turn. The Golden Knights should, by the standards of almost every NHL expansion franchise before them, be fighting against the cellar floor of the Pacific Division. The NHL’…

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Jan 12

Can Gregg Popovich Solve Lakers’ Feud with LaVar Ball? Spurs Coach Defends Luke Walton From ‘Meaningless’ Criticism

When Gregg Popovich talks, people listen. Maybe it will take someone of the 68-year-old’s gravitas to solve the apparently intractable feud between LaVar Ball and the Lakers, which somehow has poor Luke Walton in the middle. Ball says Walton’s player…

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