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‘There's No Playbook': Recalling the Pain of Lost Teammates

55 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Kobe Bryant's death brought back difficult memories for those close to Thurman Munson and Roberto Clemente, two other athletes who died in accidents near the peak of their fame.
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China science database scraps paywall to aid virus battle

1 hour ago   |   National Post

SHANGHAI - A major scientific database run by China's Tsinghua University has made its contents available free of charge from Wednesday in order to help researchers work from...
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Duke's Mike Krzyzewski yells at Cameron Crazies for Jeff Capel chant

Duke's Mike Krzyzewski yells at Cameron Crazies for Jeff Capel chant

3 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

DURHAM, N.C. - Vernon Carey Jr. had 26 points and 13 rebounds as No. 9 Duke beat Pittsburgh 79-67 on Tuesday night after both teams honored Kobe Bryant during a pregame...
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No. 9 Duke defeats Pitt 79-67 behind 26 points by Carey

No. 9 Duke defeats Pitt 79-67 behind 26 points by Carey

3 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today   |   2 articles

DURHAM, N.C. - Vernon Carey Jr. had 26 points and 13 rebounds as No. 9 Duke beat Pittsburgh 79-67 on Tuesday night after both teams honored Kobe Bryant during a pregame...
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With furniture from shuttered Chicago Public Schools, artist explores history and psychology in new exhibit

4 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A new installation at the University of Chicago is using reclaimed furniture with a storied past to stage discussions around ­difficult topics. "Adaptation...
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No. 9 Duke fends off Pitt's comeback bid

4 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Vernon Carey Jr. poured in 26 points and grabbed 13 rebounds as No. 9 Duke withstood a second-half rally from visiting Pittsburgh to win 79-67 on an eventful Tuesday night in...
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Miami University students preparing, not panicked, over coronavirus

Miami University students preparing, not panicked, over coronavirus

4 hours ago   |   WLWT

Some students are wearing masks while others are opting to wash their hands more often.
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UNC meets to discuss ways to improve race relations, campus security and safety

UNC meets to discuss ways to improve race relations, campus security and safety

5 hours ago   |   WRAL

The University of North Carolina is working to reassure students, parents and faculty that the university is taking safety seriously.
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Preparations underway for President Trump's Des Moines rally

Preparations underway for President Trump's Des Moines rally

5 hours ago   |   KCCI

The rally is scheduled for Thursday and will be held in the Knapp Center at Drake University.
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Gigi Bryant always wanted to be a UConn Husky. Now, she'll be one forever

Gigi Bryant always wanted to be a UConn Husky. Now, she'll be one forever

5 hours ago   |   WGN TV

It was well known that Mambacita wanted to be a University of Connecticut Husky, and on Monday she became an honorary member of the most decorated team in women's college...
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50 US troops diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries after Iranian missile...

50 US troops diagnosed with traumatic brain injuries after Iranian missile attack

The total number of service members in Iraq diagnosed with traumatic brain injury is now 50, a Pentagon spokesman said in a CNN report. The TBI diagnoses follows a missile... Read more ...

McConnell tells Republicans he does not yet have votes to block witnesses in...

McConnell tells Republicans he does not yet have votes to block witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial

Senator Mitch McConnell told Republicans he does not yet have votes to block witnesses in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial. Read more ...

Key takeaways from defense team's opening arguments Tuesday in president's...

Key takeaways from defense team's opening arguments Tuesday in president's Senate trial

Here are some of the key takeaways from the last day of the defense team's opening arguments in the president's impeachment trial. Read more ...

7.7 magnitude earthquake strikes between Cuba and Jamaica

7.7 magnitude earthquake strikes between Cuba and Jamaica

The U.S. Geological Survey says a powerful magnitude 7.7 earthquake has struck south of Cuba and northwest of Jamaica. Read more ...

Investigators say the helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant missed clearing a...

Investigators say the helicopter carrying Kobe Bryant missed clearing a hilltop by 20 to 30 feet

The helicopter that crashed on Sunday killing Kobe Bryant and eight others did not have a terrain warning system that could have alerted the pilot of the hills below him... Read more ...

Hall of Fame defensive end Chris Doleman dies at age 58

Hall of Fame defensive end Chris Doleman dies at age 58

Hall of Fame defensive end Chris Doleman died Tuesday night after a long battle with brain cancer, the Minnesota Vikings said in a statement. He was 58. Doleman, who played 15... Read more ...

Official: Remains of 2 US troops recovered from Afghan site

Official: Remains of 2 US troops recovered from Afghan site

A U.S. defense official says the United States has recovered the remains of two American service members killed in the crash of an Air Force plane in Afghanistan. Read more ...

Audio of Kobe Bryant helicopter crash captured on Nest video

Audio of Kobe Bryant helicopter crash captured on Nest video

A California woman who lives near the site where Kobe Bryant's helicopter crashed says her Google Nest camera captured audio of the doomed aircraft's final moments, a report... Read more ...

Source says estranged husband in missing Connecticut mom case is dead

Source says estranged husband in missing Connecticut mom case is dead

On Tuesday, an emergency hearing was slated to occur in which a judge could have revoked Fotis Dulos' $6 million bond. Read more ...

10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Wednesday. Huawei is set for a 'limited' role in Britain's 5G networks. The UK's decision comes despite US pressure to... Read more ...