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Georgia Boy Scouts scammed by fake Airbnb in Florida

Georgia Boy Scouts scammed by fake Airbnb in Florida

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

This Airbnb didn't have the scout's honor, clearly. A Boy Scout troop booked two different homes for a trip in Florida, but it turned out the places did not exist.
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With OTAs in the books, expectation level rises for Raiders

8 hours ago   |   Review Journal

There is quiet confidence growing among the Raiders about making a real playoff push. The time for making excuses about second-half swoons is past.
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Dad Draws On Maori Roots To Raise 3 Resilient Sons. Step 1: Send Them On A Milk Run

Dad Draws On Maori Roots To Raise 3 Resilient Sons. Step 1: Send Them On A Milk Run

10 hours ago   |   NPR

Jeff Nelligan, whose Maori great-grandmother left New Zealand and settled in the U.S., explains his parenting strategies in his book Four Lessons From My Three Sons: How You...
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CIA veterans explain how they used spy tactics to raise their kids

CIA veterans explain how they used spy tactics to raise their kids

11 hours ago   |   New York Post

In their book, Christina and Ryan Hillsberg describe the CIA tactics they learned that helped make them better parents.
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A History of Getting Hammered, and Why Some of Us Should Keep Doing It

12 hours ago   |   NY Times

In “Drunk,” Edward Slingerland plays devil's advocate for the pleasure and utility of Dionysian abandon.
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Challenger crew likely survived explosion before tragic plunge to earth

Challenger crew likely survived explosion before tragic plunge to earth

13 hours ago   |   New York Post

A new book reveals how Christa McAuliffe was chosen as the first civilian in space, and why the Challenger crew likely survived the explosion before their fateful plunge to earth.
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The First Draft Account of the U.K.'s COVID-19 Catastrophe Is Damning

The First Draft Account of the U.K.'s COVID-19 Catastrophe Is Damning

15 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

A new book gives the backstory of a dysfunctional early response.
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Clippers advance to Western Conference Finals for 1st time after beating Jazz

20 hours ago   |   ABC   |   4 articles

The Los Angeles Clippers have booked a spot to the Western Conference Finals for the first time in franchise history after beating the Utah Jazz in Game 6.
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Bay Area couple books trip on Grand Princess despite being quarantined on ship last year

23 hours ago   |   ABC

"We're going back on board." The couple both tested positive for COVID after disembarking the infamous cruise but say they were asymptomatic.
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Ashley C. Ford Believes in Letting the Light In

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The podcast host and debut author tells a difficult story in her best-selling memoir, “Somebody's Daughter.” But there are glimmers of brightness.
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Kevin Durant could still surpass LeBron, Jordan as NBA's GOAT

Kevin Durant could still surpass LeBron, Jordan as NBA's GOAT

The Nets' Game 7 against the Bucks is another chance for Kevin Durant to have another building block on his path to becoming the NBA's GOAT. Read more ...

Biden's first foreign trip only showcased his own weakness

Biden's first foreign trip only showcased his own weakness

“America is back” really means the White House is back in the hands of the establishment and desperate to please the Euro elite by pretending that the world's villains can be... Read more ...

Hurricanes' Jaccob Slavin Named 2020-21 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy Winner

Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Jaccob Slavin has won the 2020-21 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy. Hockey Hall of Famer Ron Francis, a three-time Lady Byng Trophy... Read more ...

Israel insists near-expired vaccines rejected by PA ‘perfectly sound' as...

Israel insists near-expired vaccines rejected by PA ‘perfectly sound' as Palestinian groups demand probe into deal

The Pfizer vaccines, which the Palestinian Authority rejected on Friday due to close expiration date, were identical to those given to citizens inside Israel, the country's... Read more ...

Dallas Keuchel won a World Series with the Houston Astros in 2017. The...

Chicago White Sox left-hander Dallas Keuchel went 76-63 with a 3.66 ERA for the Houston Astros from 2012-18, winning a World Series ring in 2017. He'll start against his former... Read more ...

UFC on ESPN 25 video: Seung Woo Choi stings Julian Erosa with quick TKO flurry

UFC on ESPN 25 video: Seung Woo Choi stings Julian Erosa with quick TKO flurry

Seung Woo Choi keeps on rolling. Saturday, at UFC on ESPN 25, Choi extended his winning streak to three with a violent flurry of punches that finished Julian Erosa quickly. The... Read more ...

Man pulls gun on worker at Starbucks drive-thru over cream cheese

Man pulls gun on worker at Starbucks drive-thru over cream cheese

The employee was the daughter of the police chief. Read more ...

Buckingham Palace inquiry results of Meghan Markle's ‘bullying' could be...

Buckingham Palace inquiry results of Meghan Markle's ‘bullying' could be delayed until 2022

At least two aides accused Meghan Markle of bullying, with one complaint coming back in October 2018. The findings of the investigation were expected to be released this year. Read more ...

UFC on ESPN 25 results: Matt Brown faceplants Dhiego Lima with brutal...

UFC on ESPN 25 results: Matt Brown faceplants Dhiego Lima with brutal one-punch KO

“How's that for 40, b*tch?” That's the question Matt Brown barked into the camera moments after his one-punch knockout of Dhiego Lima at UFC on ESPN 25 on Saturday. The... Read more ...

Newton North girls relay team anchors Tigers to sectional crown

NORTH ANDOVER - With all the faith in the world toward his relay teams, Newton North head coach Joe Tranchita knew that if the Div. 1 North girls track and field final on... Read more ...