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UK economy gets World Cup lift in face of Brexit uncertainty

12 days ago   |   National Post

LONDON - A spike in consumer spending driven by warm weather and England's surprise advance to the semifinals of the soccer World Cup helped the British economy post its best...
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Manny Machado or Bryce Harper would be nice, but Phillies need to develop their own talent | David Murphy

23 days ago   |   Philly

The most important acquisition of the Phillies offseason may have already happened. In an increasingly egalitarian baseball economy, the perennial contenders are those who are...
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With new Overwatch League team, D.C. looks to become esports capital

26 days ago   |   The Washington Post

A new franchise in a burgeoning competitive gaming league is the latest and biggest victory for Washington as the city seeks to tap into the rising enthusiasm, and economy...
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From the Counter: Cal Customs Guns

28 days ago   |   NSSF

“From the Counter” is the NSSF timely industry perspective from firearm retailers across the country. Our goal is to identify and highlight innovative market strategies helping...
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John Banks clashes with Corey Johnson over commercial rent bill at marathon hearing

29 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

REBNY President John Banks viciously criticized the City Council's proposal for a controversial commercial rent bill on Monday during a marathon hearing that lasted well into...
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For Japan, N.B.A. 101 Is Now in Session

1 month ago   |   NY Times

The residents of the world's third-largest economy know little about basketball. The league hopes to change that.
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Sox-Yankees playoffs weekend a grand slam for local economy

1 month ago   |   Boston Herald

A classic Red Sox-Yankees rivalry isn't great just for baseball fans, but for the economy as well. The Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau estimates $15 million will be...
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For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path

For 3rd week, 'Bama, Clemson, ND, Mich top CFP; UCF's path

Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan were at the top of the College Football Playoff rankings Tuesday night, marking the first time in the five-year history of the... Read more ...

Ex-Michigan state leader faces charges in Nassar fallout

Ex-Michigan state leader faces charges in Nassar fallout

The charging by the Michigan attorney general's office of former Michigan State University President Lou Anna Simon with lying to police is the latest fallout from the sexual... Read more ...

The Latest: Texas Tech tops Nebraska in Hall of Fame Classic

The Latest: Texas Tech tops Nebraska in Hall of Fame Classic

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Green scores in last second to lift Raptors over Magic 93-91

Green scores in last second to lift Raptors over Magic 93-91

ORLANDO, Fla. - Danny Green made a fade-away jumper with less than a second remaining to lift the Toronto Raptors over the Orlando Magic 93-91 on Tuesday night. Read more ...

Pro Football Hall of Fame announces 2019 modern-era semifinalists

Pro Football Hall of Fame announces 2019 modern-era semifinalists

Tony Gonzalez, Ed Reed and Champ Bailey all made the semifinal list on their first time on the ballot. Read more ...

Lipscomb stuns No. 18 TCU 73-64 for 1st win over Top 25 team

Lipscomb stuns No. 18 TCU 73-64 for 1st win over Top 25 team

FORT WORTH, Texas - Garrison Mathews had 23 points, Kenny Cooper scored 17 with a couple of breakaway layups off steals and Lipscomb held on to upset No. 18 TCU 73-64 on... Read more ...

McCollum, Lillard help Blazers edge Knicks 118-114

McCollum, Lillard help Blazers edge Knicks 118-114

NEW YORK - CJ McCollum scored 31 points, Damian Lillard had 29 points, eight assists and six rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the New York Knicks 118-114 on... Read more ...

Kevin Durant addresses altercation with Draymond Green, says it won't impact...

Kevin Durant addresses altercation with Draymond Green, says it won't impact his free agency

"At the end of the day, I'm just a ballplayer that's just trying to be in a great environment to play basketball," Durant told Yahoo Sports. Read more ...

UConn bounces back from 1st loss with 91-74 win over Cornell

UConn bounces back from 1st loss with 91-74 win over Cornell

HARTFORD, Conn. - UConn showed off its depth in the backcourt on Tuesday night as it ran away from Cornell. Read more ...

The Latest: USC routs Missouri State in Hall of Fame Classic

The Latest: USC routs Missouri State in Hall of Fame Classic

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Latest on the Hall of Fame Classic : Read more ...