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Kevin Durant Will Still Be NBA All-Star Captain Despite Missing Game with Injury

28 minutes ago   |   Bleacher Report

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant will stay on as an All-Star Game captain despite being out through the NBA All-Star break with a left hamstring strain, per ESPN's Rachel...
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U.S. Clears J&J Vaccine; Thailand Gives First Jabs: Virus Update

1 hour ago   |   Bloomberg   |   4 articles

Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine was cleared for use in the U.S., making a third shot available that could plug gaps in the nation's immunization campaign as concern...
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NY City Council is pushing for a school-safety disaster

NY City Council is pushing for a school-safety disaster

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

Some on the City Council aren't satisfied with Mayor de Blasio's vow to shift the school-security budget from the NYPD to the Department of Education: They want to pull the...
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FAU has five in double figures in win over Southern Miss

1 hour ago   |   Saint Louis Today

HATTIESBURG, Miss. - Karlis Silins had 15 points to lead five Florida Atlantic players in double figures as the Owls beat Southern Mississippi 73-66 on Saturday. Bryan Greenlee...
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Reggie Lewis Center's minority outreach is model to be ‘replicated,' Black and Hispanic leaders say

2 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The coronavirus vaccination site at Roxbury's Reggie Lewis Center has a Black medical site manager. Half the site's appointments are being set aside for local residents. And...
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China-India Demilitarized Zone Upsets Defense Officials in Delhi

4 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

After the deadliest fighting in decades, India and China are setting up demilitarized areas along their Himalayan border - a move that has rankled some members of India's...
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McGhee scores 34, Liberty tops Bellarmine to win A-Sun

5 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Darius McGhee had a career-high 34 points as Liberty stretched its winning streak to nine games and captured the Atlantic Sun Conference regular season...
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Nets' Kyrie Irving out vs. Mavs Due to Shoulder Injury Recovery

8 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving will not play in Saturday's game against the Dallas Mavericks. According to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, the reason for his...
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Morton Salt building approved to become riverfront music venue, Chicago City Council says

8 hours ago   |   ABC

Chicago's Morton Salt building has been approved to become a riverfront music venue, according to City Council.
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Report: Raptors' Pascal Siakam Expected to Miss 3 Games Due to Health Protocols

8 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam is reportedly going to remain sidelined through the NBA 's All-Star break, which runs March from 5 to 10, because of the league's COVID-19...
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo's history with women: Wives, girlfriends, accusers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's history with women: Wives, girlfriends, accusers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's love life has been rocky, and sometimes cringe-worthy, for years - since well before a second former aide accused him of sexual harassment on the job on... Read more ...

Emmanuel Acho tapped to replace Chris Harrison on ‘The Bachelor'

Emmanuel Acho tapped to replace Chris Harrison on ‘The Bachelor'

Former NFL linebacker Emmanuel Acho has been tapped to host “The Bachelor: After The Final Rose” special after Chris Harrison stepped down amid a controversy over excusing... Read more ...

2nd former aide accuses New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment

2nd former aide accuses New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo of sexual harassment

NEW YORK - A second former aide has come forward with sexual harassment allegations against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, who responded with a statement Saturday saying he never... Read more ...

'Just trying to stay in control and stay alive': 2 skiers defy death in...

'Just trying to stay in control and stay alive': 2 skiers defy death in descent of Yosemite's Half Dome

Two men have navigated down the precipitous shoulder of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park and alternately skied and rappelled back to the valley floor in an unusually daring... Read more ...

McNeil scores 16 points, No. 10 West Virginia beats K-State

McNeil scores 16 points, No. 10 West Virginia beats K-State

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Once recruited by Kansas State, Sean McNeil showcased why the Wildcats wanted him by coming up strong again for West Virginia. Read more ...

Edwards, Bueckers propel No. 1 UConn women past Butler 97-68

Edwards, Bueckers propel No. 1 UConn women past Butler 97-68

INDIANAPOLIS - Aailyah Edwards had 24 points and 14 rebounds and Paige Bueckers added 20 points and 14 assists as No. 1 Connecticut routed Butler 97-68 Saturday. Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's 1-dose shot cleared, giving U.S. 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

Johnson & Johnson's 1-dose shot cleared, giving U.S. 3rd COVID-19 vaccine

The FDA said J&J's vaccine offers strong protection against what matters most: serious illness, hospitalizations and death. Read more ...

Judge nips plastic surgeon's plea to appear in virtual trial from operating room

Judge nips plastic surgeon's plea to appear in virtual trial from operating room

Maybe he hoped the court would take a nip and tuck off his traffic ticket? A Sacramento, California, plastic surgeon appeared for a traffic trial Thursday via videoconference... Read more ...

Kessler, Tar Heels rally from 16 down to upset No. 11 FSU

Kessler, Tar Heels rally from 16 down to upset No. 11 FSU

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Freshman Walker Kessler scored a season-high 20 points to help North Carolina upset No. 11 Florida State 78-70 on Saturday, earning a needed victory to... Read more ...

Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine gets emergency use authorization from FDA

Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine gets emergency use authorization from FDA

It is the first single-dose COVID-19 vaccine available in the U.S. and is one that "checks nearly all the boxes." Read more ...