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Kyrie Irving discusses Nets' China experience as focus turns from politics to basketball

2 hours ago   |   Newsday

After a tumultious trip to China, Irving is to begin the season and get Brooklyn's talent working together.
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Once Upon a Time in.China

11 hours ago   |   Fortune

Variety reports Quentin Tarantino won't re-cut his latest film , “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” to accommodate Chinese censors, all but assuring the production will never be...
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Turkish national Enes Kanter can't return to Turkey, so he took us to his favorite Turkish restaurant in New York

13 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Enes Kanter is a Swiss-born Turkish national and NBA player. Kanter has been a longtime vocal opponent of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Enes took us to Aba in New...
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How China Loses Friends and Alienates People

13 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

China's recent attempt to bully the National Basketball Association over a tweet in support of the Hong Kong protesters has backfired. Although the government has successfully...
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LeBron took a stand. For Nike

14 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

The NBA regular season begins on Tuesday night, at which point the league's commissioner, Adam Silver, and everybody else associated with professional basketball hopes they can...
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Liberty enlightening the city: New York's WNBA franchise is back where it belongs

17 hours ago   |   NY Daily News

Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving aren't the only basketball stars bypassing Jim Dolan's accursed Madison Square Garden in favor of Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Add the women who...
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Yankees followed CC Sabathia's lead and get to play another day

Yankees followed CC Sabathia's lead and get to play another day

17 hours ago   |   New York Post

Leave it to the old hoops star from Vallejo High School to borrow a time-honored basketball ploy, used by clever coaches going back to the beginning of time. You've no doubt...
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Trump's move with Turkey comes back to bite him

20 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

President Trump is talking to the wrong Turk. Rather than paving the way for Turkish strongman President Recep Erdogan to go after the Kurds in Syria, he should have talked...
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Michael Jordan-Funded Healthcare Facility Opens In Charlotte

22 hours ago   |   Forbes

Basketball legend, business leader and philanthropist Michael Jordan, together with his family, partner with Novant Health to open the first of two healthcare clinics for...
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‘The Great Leap' at Steppenwolf mirrors NBA controversy in China

‘The Great Leap' at Steppenwolf mirrors NBA controversy in China

22 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - Before the controversy between the NBA and China started, a play mirroring similar themes has been running at Steppenwolf Theatre. “The Great Leap” is set in China at...
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Ex-postmaster sentenced after she took mail in Minnesota that included a $5 lottery ticket

The worker made about $6,000 a month with the U.S. Postal Service. Read more ...

British lawmakers force Brexit delay as prime minister argues against it

British lawmakers force Brexit delay as prime minister argues against it

Prime Minister Boris Johnson was forced to ask the European Union for an extension to the Brexit process until the end of January. Read more ...

New Orleans to use explosives to remove cranes from collapsed Hard Rock Hotel

New Orleans to use explosives to remove cranes from collapsed Hard Rock Hotel

Authorities in New Orleans will use explosives to take down two cranes atop the partially collapsed Hard Rock Hotel. Officials are racing against the clock to remove the cranes... Read more ...

UK PM Johnson refuses to negotiate Brexit delay past Oct. 31 with EU despite...

UK PM Johnson refuses to negotiate Brexit delay past Oct. 31 with EU despite just-passed amendment

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has stuck by his vow to leave the European Union with or without a deal by October 31, even after MPs voted to withhold his deal with the... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Bernie Sanders At Comeback Rally In Queens

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Endorses Bernie Sanders At Comeback Rally In Queens

The Sanders campaign estimated that the rally drew nearly 26,000 attendees, which would make it the largest Democratic presidential rally of this cycle. Read more ...

Video captures moment football coach disarms student with gun, hugs him

Video captures moment football coach disarms student with gun, hugs him

The heartrending moment an Oregon high school coach used a hug to stop a student carrying a shotgun into a classroom was captured on surveillance camera. Keanon Lowe, a former... Read more ...

Vaughn scores twice as Vandy upsets No. 22 Missouri 21-14

Vaughn scores twice as Vandy upsets No. 22 Missouri 21-14

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Riley Neal came off the bench and threw a 21-yard touchdown to Cam Johnson with 8:57 left, and Vanderbilt upset No. 22 Missouri 21-14 Saturday with a... Read more ...

Joe Burrow throws 4 TDs passes, No. 2 LSU routs MSU 36-13

Joe Burrow throws 4 TDs passes, No. 2 LSU routs MSU 36-13

STARKVILLE, Miss. - Joe Burrow threw for 327 yards and four touchdowns to break the LSU season record with 29 in the No. 2 Tigers' 36-13 victory over Mississippi State on Saturday. Read more ...

Three takeaways from No. 12 Oregon's big road win over No. 25 Washington

Three takeaways from No. 12 Oregon's big road win over No. 25 Washington

Justin Herbert and the Ducks come out on top, beating the Huskies 35-31 to win the last two matchups. Read more ...

Horse fatally injured in race at Santa Anita; 34th to die at track

Horse fatally injured in race at Santa Anita; 34th to die at track

A 3-year-old gelding was fatally injured in the fifth race at Santa Anita, becoming the 34th horse to die at the track since December. Read more ...