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Whistleblower suit alleges Covanta plant left trail of toxic ash

3 hours ago   |   Newsday

A former employee of Covanta's waste-to-energy plant in Hempstead has alleged in a lawsuit that the company improperly mixed and disposed of toxic ash from the facility for...
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NBA Finals 2019: Odds and Bold Predictions for Raptors vs. Warriors Series

11 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

The Golden State Warriors are used to playing in the NBA Finals, and they will get the opportunity to win a fourth championship in the last five years. But they will not have...
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2019 NBA Draft: 1st-Round Order and Top 2-Way Prospects

12 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

One of the best ways for first-year players in the NBA to make an immediate impact is to make a difference on both sides of the court...
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Even avid hikers can find themselves in peril. Here's how to stay safe on the trail

13 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

No one sets out to run into trouble, but even experienced hikers can lose their footing, encounter a threatening wild animal or simply get turned around on the trail.
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NBA Mock Draft 2019: Latest Projections and Comparisons for Underrated Prospects

13 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

The NBA Draft is still more than three weeks away, but it's almost certain that Zion Williamson, Ja Morant and RJ Barrett will be the first three names called by commissioner...
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Tech trail blazers have first graduation

16 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

Kentucky Commissioner of Education Wayne Lewis told the first graduating class of the Owensboro Innovation Academy that he was proud to stand before the 59 students who blazed...
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NBA Draft 2019: Mock Draft Projections for Safest Lottery Prospects

16 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report   |   2 articles

The NBA draft is not simply a celebration of college basketball prospects entering the pros. It's also a measure of risk tolerance. Some executives and scouts prefer the...
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Official: Restoring National Forest trails ‘dangerous work'

16 hours ago   |   National Post

HARRISBURG, Ill. - The Shawnee National Forest was significantly altered a decade ago when a storm struck southern Illinois that was so strong meteorologists created a new...
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Joining biking trails and bringing money to New England

17 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Mountain bikers will get the chance to see much of New England this summer and help rural economies with a new initiative that brings together more than a half-dozen trail...
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2019 NBA Mock Draft: Predictions and Pro Comparisons for Elite Prospects

19 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

The NBA has largely become a position-less sport, with players regularly rotation roles to fit the situation. Yet, teams should and do still recognize base positions when...
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A 26th racehorse dies at Santa Anita Park

A 26th racehorse dies at Santa Anita Park

The horse, named Kochees, is the 26th horse to die at Santa Anita since December. Read more ...

Indy 500 results: Simon Pagenaud holds off Alexander Rossi to win at...

Indy 500 results: Simon Pagenaud holds off Alexander Rossi to win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Pagenaud passed Rossi with less than five laps to go and held on for the victory in the 103rd running of the Indianapolis 500. Read more ...

Shark attack kills man swimming off Maui, Hawaiian authorities say

Shark attack kills man swimming off Maui, Hawaiian authorities say

A shark attack killed a 65-year-old man as he was swimming off the coast of Maui Saturday morning, according to authorities. Read more ...

Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr dies at 85

Hall of Fame quarterback Bart Starr dies at 85

Bart Starr, the gentlemanly quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi's powerhouse Green Bay Packers teams of the 1960s, has died. Read more ...

North Korea calls Bolton ‘war monger' over missile comment

North Korea calls Bolton ‘war monger' over missile comment

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea on Monday called U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton a “war monger” and “defective human product” after he called the North's recent... Read more ...

Truex overcomes early problems to win Coca-Cola 600

Truex overcomes early problems to win Coca-Cola 600

CONCORD, N.C. - Martin Truex Jr. overcame an early flat tire after hitting the wall, then survived a wild restart five laps from the end Sunday night to win the Coca-Cola 600... Read more ...

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert recovering after stroke symptoms

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert recovering after stroke symptoms

CLEVELAND - Cavaliers owner and billionaire businessman Dan Gilbert is recovering after suffering symptoms of a stroke and seeking hospital care. Read more ...

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert hospitalized with 'stroke-like symptoms'

Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert hospitalized with 'stroke-like symptoms'

The specifics of Gilbert's diagnosis were not released, according to The Detroit News. Read more ...

The 'Game of Thrones' documentary reveals a key detail about how Arya was...

The 'Game of Thrones' documentary reveals a key detail about how Arya was able to attack the Night King

Warning: Spoilers ahead for the series finale of HBO's "Game of Thrones." HBO's new documentary about the final season of "Game of Thrones" includes video footage of the cast's... Read more ...

Man killed in Stockton apartment shooting, police say

Man killed in Stockton apartment shooting, police say

A man was killed in a Stockton shooting Sunday evening, police said. Read more ...