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Author Jason Reynolds Appointed As National Ambassador For Young People's Literature

7 hours ago   |   News One

Award-winning author Jason Reynolds has been dedicated to empowering youth through literature and the Washington, D.C.-born writer will take his efforts to the next level...
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College football coach suspended after saying Hitler was undeniably ‘a great leader'

8 hours ago   |   The Washington Post   |   2 articles

Newly hired offensive coordinator Morris Berger spoke highly of Adolf Hitler during an interview with Grand Valley State University's student newspaper.
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Police investigating shooting in Brighton Heights

Police investigating shooting in Brighton Heights

8 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

Pittsburgh police responded about 7:30 p.m. to the intersection of Brighton Road and Woods Run Avenue. 
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UH baseball community mourns loss of John Altobelli, killed in crash with Kobe Bryant

8 hours ago   |   ABC

Coach Todd Whitting said he became lifelong friends with John Altobelli during their time on campus.
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Kobe Bryant billboards pop up in Pittsburgh to honor fallen NBA star

Kobe Bryant billboards pop up in Pittsburgh to honor fallen NBA star

8 hours ago   |   Post Gazette


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Diamondbacks acquire Starling Marte from Pirates

8 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Starling Marte would take over for Ketel Marte in center field, with Ketel moving back to second base.
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Chilly reception for New York Times all-female endorsement in NH

Chilly reception for New York Times all-female endorsement in NH

9 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

New Hampshire voters were not impressed with the The New York Times' anyone-but-a-man presidential endorsement of Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Amy Klobuchar, a new poll shows. A...
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UAlbany players offer reaction to Kobe Bryant's death

9 hours ago   |   Times Union

Albany Sunday was a day off for the University at Albany basketball players, but many were full of emotions and thoughts following the helicopter crash that took the lives of...
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Starling Marte trade analysis: Diamondbacks boost offense; Pirates improve farm

Starling Marte trade analysis: Diamondbacks boost offense; Pirates improve farm

9 hours ago   |   Sporting News

Arizona and Pittsburgh are headed in opposite directions right now, and this deal reflects their divergent needs.
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Gianna Bryant mourned by UConn women's basketball team before game

Gianna Bryant mourned by UConn women's basketball team before game

10 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   8 articles

The University of Connecticut's women's basketball team paid tribute to Gianna “Gigi” Bryant - who was killed in a helicopter crash Sunday along with dad Kobe Bryant - before...
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What to expect for Tuesday's impeachment trial

What to expect for Tuesday's impeachment trial

Here's what to expect as Senate arguments in the impeachment of President Trump continue Tuesday. Read more ...

Lakers' next game postponed after Kobe Bryant's death

Lakers' next game postponed after Kobe Bryant's death

LOS ANGELES - The NBA has postponed the Los Angeles Lakers' next game against the Clippers on Tuesday night after the deaths of retired superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and... Read more ...

Where the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates stand on immigration

Where the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates stand on immigration

Here's where each of the 2020 Democratic presidential candidates stand on the issue of immigration. Read more ...

Key takeaways from Monday's impeachment trial

Key takeaways from Monday's impeachment trial

President Trump's defense team made legal- and historical-based arguments as pressure for witnesses mounted following claims from John Bolton's book. Read more ...

NBA postpones Lakers' next game in wake of Kobe Bryant's death

NBA postpones Lakers' next game in wake of Kobe Bryant's death

The NBA has postponed the Los Angeles Lakers' next game in the wake of retired superstar Kobe Bryant's death in a helicopter crash. Read more ...

Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey Epstein probe

Prince Andrew called uncooperative in Jeffrey Epstein probe

A U.S. prosecutor says that “to date, Prince Andrew has provided zero cooperation." Read more ...

Roger Federer saves 7 match points to advance to Australian Open semifinals

Roger Federer saves 7 match points to advance to Australian Open semifinals

Roger Federer saved seven match points before fending off 100th-ranked Tennys Sandgren in five sets to reach the Australian Open semifinals for the 15th time. Federer, who has... Read more ...

Trump's lawyers prepare for more opening arguments after John Bolton mangled...

Trump's lawyers prepare for more opening arguments after John Bolton mangled their defense in the impeachment trial

President Donald Trump's lawyers are gearing up for the second day of opening arguments in his historic impeachment trial. Monday's proceedings, which will begin at 1 p.m. ET... Read more ...

'I got incredibly lucky': Comeback king Roger Federer saves SEVEN match...

'I got incredibly lucky': Comeback king Roger Federer saves SEVEN match points to reach Australian Open semi-finals

It was anything but easy, but Roger Federer showed he still has plenty of fighting spirit as he battled back from the brink to defeat Tennys Sandgren and reach the semi-finals... Read more ...

Kobe Bryant fans petition to change NBA logo to honor Lakers legend

Kobe Bryant fans petition to change NBA logo to honor Lakers legend

The current NBA logo, which has essentially remained unchanged since first being used decades ago, features the silhouette of Los Angeles Lakers great Jerry West. Read more ...