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State budgets on the brink: 2 maps of America's looming deficits

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

By the dubious standards of government finance, the past decade was almost a model of prudence in statehouses across the U.S. After the financial crisis of 2008-a rare instance...
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NBA Coronavirus: 48 Players Test Positive During Initial Preseason Results

20 hours ago   |   Forbes

Of 546 NBA players tested for COVID-19 between Nov. 24-30, 48 of them came up positive, the league and Players Association announced on Wednesday.
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Nets-Warriors And Lakers-Clippers On Opening Night Dec. 22, Five Christmas Day Games Highlight Start Of 2020-21 NBA Season

23 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   4 articles

The NBA today announced its national television schedule for the first three game days of the 2020-21 season: an opening-night doubleheader on TNT on Tuesday, Dec. 22, one game...
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Kevon Harris Joins NBA Champion Los Angeles Lakers

23 hours ago   |   Forbes

The 6'6" 216 lbs guard had to make a cross-country trip to California on Sunday to arrive in what is likely his new home for the foreseeable future.
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Toronto Raptors Set Up Practice In Tampa Hotel Ballroom

23 hours ago   |   Forbes

At 53, Nick Nurse has been through a lot of strange times in his long journey to become an NBA Coach of the Year and an NBA champion for the Toronto Raptors.
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In An Exceptional 2021 NBA Draft Class, Gonzaga's Jalen Suggs Stands Out

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Suggs has only played two games at the collegiate level, but an argument can be made that he would have been the top pick in the 2020 NBA Draft.
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NBA Joins GreenPark Sports Mobile Fan Experience, Adds $14 Million Series A Round

1 day ago   |   Forbes

GreenPark Sports, whose co-founders include former YouTube and Zappos CEOs, signed a multiyear deal with the NBA for its mobile game/ fan experience. The company also announced...
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Luka Doncic Has Championship Aspirations Heading Into A Season Full Of Uncertainty

1 day ago   |   Forbes

After getting his first taste of the NBA playoffs mere months ago, the Dallas Mavericks' star wants more.
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Beyond the money, Celtics lost Hayward to a bigger role in Charlotte

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Gordon Hayward admitted to the Charlotte media Tuesday that signing for real this time with the team that nearly won him with an offer sheet in 2014 was too alluring an...
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Toronto Raptors Begin Their Strange NBA Odyssey At ‘Home' Court In Tampa

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Toronto Raptors General Manager Bobby Webster had his first media session with reporters on Tuesday in Tampa, and it was strange.
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US stocks edge towards new records after jobless claims fall more than expected

US stocks edge towards new records after jobless claims fall more than expected

Summary List Placement US stocks gained slightly on Thursday after falling jobless claims offered an encouraging sign of labor-market improvement. New weekly claims for... Read more ...

Dr. Fauci will meet with Biden's transition team for the first time on...

Dr. Fauci will meet with Biden's transition team for the first time on Thursday and will stay on at the National Institutes of Health under the next administration

Summary List Placement Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious-disease expert, will meet with President-elect Joe Biden's transition team on Thursday and will stay on... Read more ...

Alabama rocket startup Aevum just unveiled the world's biggest drone - a...

Alabama rocket startup Aevum just unveiled the world's biggest drone - a 28-ton autonomous behemoth that may soon rocket US military satellites into orbit

Summary List Placement Aevum, a quiet, scrappy, and ambitious rocket-launch startup, unveiled the biggest drone in the world on Wednesday. Called Ravn X, the fully autonomous... Read more ...

UPS tells drivers to stop picking up packages from some major retailers...

UPS tells drivers to stop picking up packages from some major retailers, including Nike, Gap, and Macy's

Summary List Placement UPS has told drivers to stop picking up packages from some large retailers as the holiday shipping season picks up. According to The Wall Street Journal... Read more ...

Facebook will start removing posts with false vaccine claims as experts...

Facebook will start removing posts with false vaccine claims as experts worry misinformation might discourage Americans from getting immunized

Summary List Placement Facebook will remove posts sharing false claims about COVID-19 vaccines, the company announced on Thursday. The company will remove claims debunked by... Read more ...

Fed, Treasury urge Congress to approve more COVID-19 relief money

Fed, Treasury urge Congress to approve more COVID-19 relief money

Without more aid, families will lose homes and small businesses will fail, the Federal Reserve chairman said. Read more ...

Mitch McConnell poured cold water on the $908 billion COVID-19 stimulus...

Mitch McConnell poured cold water on the $908 billion COVID-19 stimulus plan, arguing that Trump would veto it

Summary List Placement Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has said President Donald Trump's veto would hold up a $908 billion bipartisan stimulus bill from passing. In a... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Summary List Placement Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. For the biggest stories in politics, sign up... Read more ...

Former US presidents Obama, Clinton, and Bush say they are willing to take...

Former US presidents Obama, Clinton, and Bush say they are willing to take their COVID-19 shots on camera to show the vaccine is safe

Summary List Placement Former US presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and Bill Clinton have all said they would be willing to receive their COVID-19 vaccines on camera to... Read more ...

Pelosi and Schumer ditched the secret COVID-19 stimulus plan they sent...

Pelosi and Schumer ditched the secret COVID-19 stimulus plan they sent direct to Mitch McConnell when they publicly backed the $908 bipartisan package instead

Summary List Placement House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer abandoned a secretive COVID-19 stimulus proposal when they publicly backed a $908... Read more ...