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Can Timbers, Thorns repair bonds with fans after allegations, controversy and distrust?

The MLS and NWSL teams are famous for their amazing support, though some of the most devoted fans aren't sure about whether they can keep doing it....

Haaland: BVB pressuring me, 'things will happen'

Borussia Dortmund forward Erling Haaland said the German side are pressuring him to choose a new club this summer....

15 NFL experts make their playoff predictions: Why Super Bowl picks are all over the board

Will Aaron Rodgers hoist another Lombardi trophy? Who will emerge from the AFC? Our experts weigh in....

Get ready for the NFL wild-card round: We previewed all six games and picked winners

What to watch for in every wild-card game. Bold predictions. Key stats to know. Matchups to watch. And, of course, final score picks. It's all here....

Man City vs. Chelsea live score, updates, highlights from Premier League 2022

The race for the Premier League title largely hinges on this head-to-head matchup between the top two teams.

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People Really Want to Ski. Vail Is Racing to Keep Up.

long lines and less open terrain are making this winter season challenging for the resort titan of the ski industry. “I want you to open my mountain.”...

How we got here: The Novak Djokovic visa saga timeline

if Novak Djokovic will defend his title or be deported. Here's the latest in the No. 1-ranked men's player's visa status and how we got to this point....

NFL game management cheat sheet: Guide to fourth downs and 2-point conversions

Curious about a fourth-down or 2-point conversion decision? ESPN's recommendation model can help....

Guardiola hits back at Tuchel's COVID claim

Pep Guardiola has dismissed Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel's claim that COVID has been a key reason for Manchester City's 10-point lead....

Rangnick: Ronaldo should air United frustrations

Ralf Rangnick has backed Cristiano Ronaldo to keep airing his frustrations at Manchester United....

Is Kyrsten Sinema Running for President in 2024?

y The Great Man, Ronald Reagan, the eleventh commandment is nowhere to be found on the right these days. However, that is a topic for another time.]]>...

Why did Todd Graham resign? Hawaii football coach quits amid abuse allegations, transfers

onolulu. He stepped down a week after two Hawaii Senate committees heard damning testimony from former players about the coach and the UH program.

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Senator Who Fauci Called a 'Moron' Gets the Last Laugh by Uncovering Fauci's Financial Records

S) was involved in a sparring match with Dr. Anthony Fauci during which Fauci was caught on a hot mic insulting the senator, calling him a "moron."]]>...

Bulls star guard LaVine to have MRI on left knee

There's initial confidence from the Bulls that Zach LaVine hasn't suffered a serious injury, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....

Hawai'i coach Graham resigns after 2 seasons

Todd Graham, facing mounting allegations of mistreating players in the program, resigned Friday after two seasons with Hawai'i....

Nadal, others 'a bit tired of' Djokovic controversy

gged when he discussed the controversy surrounding Novak Djokovic, saying, "The Australian Open will be a great Australian Open, with or without him."...

Embiid: 'No urgency to change' surging Sixers

After winning nine of 11, Joel Embiid said the 76ers have "got everything we need" to contend for a title this season....

Stanford tops Colorado; no unbeatens left in D-I

tanford's 60-52 victory over Colorado, which entered the night 13-0, means there are no more unbeaten teams in Division I men's or women's basketball....

Djokovic nixed visa appeal moved to higher court

Novak Djokovic's effort to play in the Australian Open despite being unvaccinated for COVID-19 moved to a higher court Saturday....

Flores interviews for Texans' coaching vacancy

The Houston Texans interviewed former Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores for their head-coaching position, one day after they fired David Culley....

NFL 2021 Wild Card Weekend Preview

g so, and we just put out the fire caused by Pegleg Pete rubbing his hands on his artificial limb instead of together. But we’ll get it sorted out.]]>...

AFCON 2022 top goal scorers: Updated golden boot rankings at Africa Cup of Nations

Vincent Aboubakar of hosts Cameroon is off to a flying start and could be well on his way to claiming the tournament's individual crown.

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Euro Challenges USDollar As Global Currency

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Norway Rakes In Highest-Ever Oil Revenues As Prices Surge

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Undersea Volcano Erupts In Pacific, Islanders Rush To Escape Tsunami

The eruption near Tonga sent large tsunami waves crashing across the shore and people rushing to higher ground. ...

German Health Minister Supports Vaccine Mandate For All Adults

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Clap, Don’t Chant: Here’s How Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics Aims To Combat COVID

ent measures will aim to create a virus-proof “bubble” for thousands of international visitors at a time when omicron is fueling infections globally. ...

Chinese Spy Infiltrated UK Parliament, Britain’s MI5 Spy Service Warns

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One Bank Sees A Stagflationary Hellscape For Markets In 2022: Here's How To Trade It

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Ashes Of 89 People Found In Boxes And Bags At Abandoned Church In Ohio

Some of the cremated remains discovered inside the Greater Faith Missionary Baptist Church in Akron dated back to 2010. ...

Tennis Legend Chris Evert Announces Cancer Diagnosis

“I feel very lucky that they caught it early and expect positive results from my chemo plan," the multi-Grand Slam-winning athlete said. ...

CNN Unearths Audio Of Kevin McCarthy Saying Trump Admitted Responsibility For Riot

CNN's "K-File" resurfaced the top House Republican's comments to a California radio station just days after the Jan. 6 insurrection. ...

Men's Bracketology: Arizona ascends to the No. 1 line thanks to win, UCLA loss

UCLA's overtime loss opens the door for a Pac-12 rival to ascend to the No. 1 seed line....

Women's Bracketology: BYU, Kansas State jump into top 16 as Texas, Baylor slide

Baylor, 0-2 in the Big 12, slides one spot to a No. 5 seed, while Texas drops three spots to a 6-seed....

Mavericks All-Star guard Luka Doncic is finding his groove with another triple-double

ouble as the Mavericks ended the Grizzlies 11-game winning streak in Memphis. Doncic finished the game with 27 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists.

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Colbert Pees All Over The Latest Bonkers Idea To Combat COVID

"The Late Show" mocked the "science" behind one anti-vaxxer's measure against the coronavirus. ...

Booker's week includes ASG endorsement from Kendall Jenner, run-in with mascot

Devin Booker received an All-Star push from Kendall Jenner and settled a brief beef with the Raptors' mascot....

Meet the Marketing Exec Who's Been Making Her Mark at Apple, Uber and Netflix

officer at Netflix. She’s worked for nine other employers across several industries to get there — with help from some celebrity friends and mentors....

Ex-Obama White House Adviser Pleads Guilty In $218,000 School Scam

Seth Andrew, a founder of Democracy Prep, admitted to moving money from the charter schools network to other bank accounts without authorization. ...

Man Who Faked Death To Evade Rape Charge Is Found Hospitalized In Scotland With COVID

Nicholas Alahverdian, from Rhode Island, was discovered after being placed on a ventilator at a hospital in Glasgow. ...

Tech Giants Weave an Undersea Web of Power

Google, Amazon, Meta and Microsoft increasingly dominate the internet’s critical fiber-optic infrastructure....

A Key Fox News Talking Point Awkwardly Falls Apart In Embarrassing Supercut

The mocking "Daily Show" montage bids farewell to one narrative put forward on the conservative network about the Jan. 6 insurrection. ...

Sen. Ron Johnson Utterly Shredded As ‘Virus That Infects’ GOP By Wisconsin Newspaper

The Capital Times tore into the Wisconsin Republican in a blistering editorial. ...

Ted Lieu Can't Fly to DC Due to 'Ongoing Health Emergency' But Just Vacationed in Bermuda and Hawaii, Attended NFL Game

Wuhan coronavirus pandemic - as well as their insistence on demanding that we all follow unscientific and inconsistent "public health" regulations.]]>...

After SCOTUS' Hit, Companies are Ditching Their Vaccine Mandates Like a Bad Habit

mpanies like General Electric and Union Pacific decided to put a pause on their push to force-vaccinate employees. Others have since followed suit.]]>...

Zach LaVine injury update: Bulls star leaves Friday's game with knee injury

to inbound the ball with 8:28 left in the first quarter, LaVine intentionally fouled Stephen Curry and walked directly to the Bulls' locker room.

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The ultimate showdown: Will Katie Taylor and Amanda Serrano fight one another in 2022?

It appears that Jake Paul and Eddie Hearn have managed to come up with a plan for Katie Taylor and Amanda Serrano to finally fight one another.

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NBA All-Star Moment of the Night: LaMelo Ball produces must-see highlight sequence vs. Magic

st the game against the Magic, LaMelo Ball provided a few "wow" highlights that were worthy of being selected as our All-Star Moment of the Night.

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NFL live streams: How to watch 2022 playoff games for free without cable

Here is a complete breakdown of all live streaming options — including some that are free — for the NFL playoffs in 2022.

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What happened to Jon Gruden? Revisiting the email scandal that ousted Raiders head coach

the Raiders take the field for their first playoff appearance since 2016, it'll be the work of Rich Bisaccia, not Jon Gruden, that got them there.

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What happened to Marcus Mariota? How NFL Draft 'bust' found a fit in Raiders' offense

While he carries the unfortunate "bust" label, Mariota found a good fit within the Raiders offense since the start of 2020.

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Mac Jones stats 2021: Can Patriots rookie replicate Tom Brady's first Super Bowl run?

Mac Jones needs to be a game manager, much like Tom Brady was during his first year as the Patriots' starter.

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Joe Burrow and Ja'Marr Chase: How LSU teammates recreated college success with Bengals

You can't fully appreciate what Burrow and Chase are doing now until you see how — and where — they got their start together.

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Why did Bengals star Ja'Marr Chase opt out of junior season at LSU for NFL Draft?

out amid the COVID-19 pandemic was met with shock and, in some cases, criticism. But it clearly hasn't had a negative effect on his rookie season.

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Joe Burrow stats: How Bengals QB's historic two-game stretch made him MVP candidate

Burrow threw for nearly 1,000 yards in his last two games alone to propel Cincinnati to the postseason in a memorable run of games.

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'Easiest award ever belongs to Ferguson': Guardiola won't chase Man United icon

After his latest success, Pep Guardiola admits he "won't chase" Alex Ferguson when it comes to Premier League Manager of the Month awards.

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Bob Saget Funeral ‘Hardest Day Of My Life,’ Says John Stamos

ove you, brother," Saget's widow, Kelly Rizzo, responds to Stamos in a tweet the day the beloved "Full House" TV dad was laid to rest in Los Angeles. ...

Man City's Pep Guardiola hits back at van Dijk and Tuchel: 'Sometimes it's money, sometimes it's COVID'

Man City is luckier than other teams? Ahead of a top-of-the-table clash with Chelsea, Guardiola returns to set the record straight.

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DirecTV to Drop OAN Conservative News Channel

One America News Network faces a sharp reduction in audience after its largest distributor said it plans to drop the conservative channel....

Last time Bengals won a playoff game: History of Cincinnati's postseason drought, 'Curse of Bo Jackson'

ce the city of Cincinnati has seen one of its teams win a playoff matchup. Saturday could be the first time in more than 30 years that it happens.

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Bill Belichick's record vs. Bills: Patriots coach owns Buffalo — but for how much longer?

Parcells for the Giants in Super Bowl 25, foreshadowing the misery he would bring to the same team in a different capacity with a different team.

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Revisiting Mac Jones' historic three-pass performance against Bills in Week 13

Mac Jones threw only three times in the first Patriots-Bills game of the year. He'll need to do so a lot more to beat them in the wild-card round.

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Dan Bongino Responds to YouTube After They Suspend His Channel

sponse to the YouTube representative handling the case, which we'll cover in a moment, his channel was nuked for questioning the efficacy of masks.]]>...

Chris Evert opens up about her stage 1C ovarian cancer diagnosis

ntive hysterectomy, and she has begun chemotherapy treatments. Here, Evert shares her story and the important advice she wants others to take note of....

The Government and Big Pharma Should Be Prohibited From Calling COVID Shots "Vaccines"

what could carry the name on the label, and what was later defined as "frozen dairy dessert."  Why?  Well, because the latter just isn't Ice Cream.]]>...

Sullivan: Chances That Russia Invades Ukraine "High"

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What channel is Patriots vs. Bills on today? Time, TV schedule for NFL wild-card playoff game

ete guide to watching the Patriots vs. Bills wild-card game on Saturday, including kickoff time, TV channels and a full 2022 NFL playoff schedule.

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DirecTV Dumping OAN In Major Blow To Right-Wing News Operation

ecision follows a storm of criticism over OAN's promotion of lies about a rigged presidential election, COVID misinformation and conspiracy theories. ...

Real Salt Lake prodigy Axel Kei, 14, breaks Freddy Adu's record as youngest MLS signing

The teenager became the youngest professional athlete in American team sports history in 2021.

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Iran Promotes Video Depicting Assassination Of Trump At Mar-a-Lago

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Fully Vaccinated Australians In Hospital For COVID-19 Surpass Unvaccinated

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Transfer Talk: Dortmund's Haaland to make decision 'soon'

Telefoot journalist Julien Maynard is reporting that Kylian Mbappe has opened talks over a new contract with PSG. Transfer Talk has the latest....

Watch: Mexican Drug Cartel Carpet Bombs Rivals With Drone

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Feel-Good Friday: Age Is Just a Number—106-Year-Old Woman Credits Her Longevity to Faith... and Big Macs

imes right before he died. In terms of the strength of mind and wit, I claim that dispensation, and that I live as well, if not as long, as he did.]]>...

New Jersey Residents Evacuated As 11-Alarm Fire Rages At Chemical Plant

Officials fear toxic gases as the blaze spreads to multiple buildings at the Passaic plant. ...

Democrats boxed in, can't retreat from doomed agenda for fear of further damaging Biden

say retreating from the fight is impossible after Mr. Biden wed himself in gutting the chamber’s longstanding filibuster rule that requires ......

Why "Smart Guns" Won't Shake Up The Gun Market

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Joe Biden taps Star Jones to lead heritage board

storic significance to the U.S. in Eastern Europe.

The White House announced Friday that Jones will be the chair of the U.S. Commission for ......

General Electric Abandons Biden's Vax Mandate After SCOTUS Ruling While Nike Doubles Down

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Britney Spears Lashes Sister Jamie Lynn Over Disturbing Knife Story She Disputes

'You've stooped to a whole new level of LOW," the singer tweeted. ...

Malone: 'Mass Formation' Deployed On You After Over 200 Years Of Study

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Fed Releases Transcripts of 2016 Policy Meetings

Newly published records shed light on officials’ debates over how fast to raise interest rates....

Washington, D.C., businesses brace for vaccine mandate

ing bars, restaurants, theaters, and other businesses has already spilled into the national spotlight, with federal lawmakers taking to Twitter to ......

Looters Raid Union Pacific Trains In Los Angeles, Searching For Amazon And UPS Packages

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Duck Dynasty star Phil Robertson takes on cancel culture in new book

“The cancel culture is alive and well,” Mr. Robertson told The Washington Times. “But those who put their faith in Jesus are ......

Manchester City vs. Chelsea time, TV channel, stream, lineups, betting odds for Premier League

The Blues have their best chance to reignite the title race as No. 1 takes on No. 2 in a Premier League heavyweight battle.

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Madeline Cramer charged with hate crime in vandalism at Denver Catholic cathedral

hursday with felony criminal mischief and committing a bias-motivated crime, a misdemeanor, for allegedly spray-painting anti-Catholic and obscene ......

China Reveals AI News Anchor, Almost Indistinguishable From Real Human

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Supreme Court to hear case of Joe Kennedy, high school football coach sacked for praying on field

d after games.

Joseph Kennedy, who was barred from coaching football at Bremerton High School in 2015, will have his case heard by the high ......

House GOPers demand answers from Twitter CEO about censorship, Robert Malone suspension

ed Twitter’s suspension of the account of Dr. Robert Malone, a researcher involved in the development of mRNA vaccines who has been critical ......

Jen Psaki Grows More Angry and Combative in Response to Joe Biden's Worst Week Ever

en Psaki, who serves as the White House Press Secretary for President Joe Biden? Maybe, maybe not, but things are certainly starting to get to her.]]>...

Pilot Shortage Forces Delta, American Air To Cut Regional Flights

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Texas Attorney General Ordered To Release Records About His Role In Jan. 6 Rally

Paxton's office has so far stonewalled requests for the information, even though he is supposed to be in charge of enforcing the public records law. ...

Netflix Raises Prices on U.S., Canada Plans

The streaming platform’s standard plan for U.S. users now costs $15.49 a month, up from $13.99....

Anti-death penalty group to rally in Washington, press Biden to end federal executions

litionist Action Committee rally will call on Congress to pass the Federal Death Penalty Abolition Act of 2021, which would end capital punishment ......

Disability Advocates Demand Public Apology From CDC Director After ‘Hurtful’ Comments

Rochelle Walensky called it “really encouraging” that most COVID-19 deaths among the vaccinated are of people with “at least four comorbidities.” ...

"We've Got A Gun At Every Door In The House": Border Rancher Sees 2,400% Increase In Illegal Aliens On Property

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Wizards coach Wes Unseld Jr. enters health and safety protocols

e against Portland.

The Wizards announced Unseld's absence Friday.

Unseld is in his first season coaching the Wizards, who are 22-20 ......

Retail Spending, Manufacturing Drop as Omicron and Inflation Surge

l at year-end as the Omicron variant and inflation surged, early signs that the latest complications of the pandemic could be weighing on the economy....

What time are NFL playoff games today? TV schedule, channels for Saturday's wild-card doubleheader

ete guide to today's NFL playoff games, including the start times and TV channels to watch Raiders vs. Bengals and Bills vs. Patriots on Saturday.

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Ralph Northam pardons Virginia state Sen. Joe Morrissey

ociated Press that Gov. Ralph Northam, a fellow Democrat, issued a pardon for the 2014 misdemeanor Thursday.

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49ers QB Jimmy Garoppolo's good looks part of reason for lack of respect in NFL, GM John Lynch says

Lynch shared strong feelings about his starting quarterback in a radio appearance on Friday.

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Apple's Mixed Reality AR/VR Headset Faces Delays Due To Overheating, Cameras And Software

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Martin Shkreli Banned for Life From Drug Industry

ormer pharmaceutical executive was ordered to pay nearly $65 million after a federal court found that he engaged in illegal and monopolistic behavior....

CDC Acknowledges Cloth Masks Are Less Effective Than Others

The federal agency's new guidance reflects warnings from other public health experts throughout the omicron surge. ...

NFL playoff schedule: What games are on today? TV channels, times, scores for 2022 wild-card round

Here's everything you need to know about the NFL wild-card games, including a full schedule with TV channels and start times.

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Google Misled Publishers and Advertisers, Lawsuit Alleges

ams that deflated sales for some companies while increasing prices for buyers, according to newly unredacted allegations in a lawsuit filed by states....

Wisconsin Circuit Court Judge Rules Absentee Ballot Boxes Illegal

d dramatically impact voting in the swing state's midterm elections — not to mention the 2024 presidential election — if the judge's ruling stands.]]>...

Beijing Initiates "Olympic Bubble" Measures For Pandemic Control

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No charges for 151 Arizona voters vetted over fraud claims

cases they reviewed merited criminal charges.

The findings in Pima County provide yet another official rebuttal of former President Donald ......

White House Takes Shovel and Digs a Deeper Hole Over Biden’s Georgia Speech Debacle

ll as federalizing elections that you were no better than racist Democrats from days gone by like Bull Connor, George Wallace, and Jefferson Davis.]]>...

Senate Democrats in tough races defy Biden on Nord Stream 2 sanctions

for Russian President Vladimir Putin’s pet project could be a political liability for his party in November.

Senate Democrats blocked ......

Netflix upping U.S., Canada prices with competition growing

ncrease, as competition from other streaming services increases.

The Los Gatos, California, company said Friday that prices are going up by ......

Dr. Oz Slams "Petty Tyrant" Fauci, Challenges Him To Debate On COVID

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CNN's Ratings Dropped an Astounding 90% After 2021

nd trusted names in news to a cesspool of unwatchable and ultra-biased reporting masquerading as objective journalism and scandal-ridden employees.]]>...

The Double Helix Of Entwined Pandemic And Economic Strategy

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South prepares for weekend threat of debilitating snow, ice

store shelves for storm supplies and road crews trying to prevent a repeat of past wintertime debacles.

In Virginia, where a blizzard left ......

Research Says Kids’ Books Reinforce Gender Stereotypes. Here’s What To Do About It.

Children's literature has come a long way, but many books still link girls with emotions and boys with tools. ...

Website for free virus tests is coming. How will it work?

supply and lowering costs. A new federal website to request free test kits launches Wednesday, with the first shipments going out to Americans by ......

Chinese Regulator Flags a $50,000 Fine Against Walmart

l Chinese regulator and state media highlighted this week a roughly $50,000 fine the company paid last year, keeping a spotlight on the U.S. retailer....

Experts say more Americans will face debt, credit card delinquency this year

and inflation erases income gains.

Most credit card companies saw delinquent payments tick upward in November as the effects of government ......

What You Need To Know Ahead Of Weekend Winter Storm

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‘Hardballing’ Is The First Dating Trend We’ve Heard Lately That Doesn’t Suck

Hardballing could make "situationships" and awkward "What are we?" conversations a thing of the past. ...

Introspective Russell Westbrook on struggles with Lakers: Basketball not 'end-all-be-all'

The Lakers' guard spoke with The Athletic's Sam Amick about his recent thoughts with Los Angeles.

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Biden Taps Economists Cook, Jefferson for Fed Seats

on the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors with academic economists Lisa Cook of Michigan State University and Philip Jefferson of Davidson College....

Seth Andrew, ex-Obama adviser, pleads guilty in $218,000 school scam

a charge alleging he stole over $200,000 from the network.

Seth Andrew, a founder of Democracy Prep, entered the plea in Manhattan federal ......

Why Democrats Make Energy Expensive (And Dirty)

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FDA Pressured to Ease Restrictions On Gay Men Donating Blood Amid Shortage

The U.S. is facing its worst blood shortage in a decade, but there's a significant population whose donations are still limited. ...

When will Gio Reyna be back? Breaking down Borussia Dortmund & USMNT star's injury absence

The American star has missed several months after suffering a hamstring injury during World Cup qualifiers.

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Prosecutor: Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton violated open records law

g to his appearance at a pro-Donald Trump rally that preceded the deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol last year.

The Austin-based Travis County ......

Drive-thru hero: Stetson Bennett serves up chicken at Raising Cane's to UGA fans

Playoff National Championship on Monday, Georgia QB Stetson Bennett took his talents to a local Raising Cane's drive-thru to serve meals to customers....

Tucker Carlson Takes on 'Decolonizing Fitness' in Hilarious Fashion

eady to add another one to the list. Did you know that a healthy diet and exercise are hallmarks of white supremacy, rooted in racism and misogyny?]]>...

Soros-Backed Baltimore State's Attorney Indicted On Federal Perjury Charges

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U.S. intel says Russia sending agents into Ukraine to prepare for possible invasion

intelligence findings indicate Moscow has already prepositioned operatives to conduct “a false-flag operation” in eastern Ukraine.

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Republicans prepare their wish list for filibuster-free Senate

h for stiffer voting standards — eventually.

Political pros say the next time Republicans take the reins in Washington, they’ll ......

Alec Baldwin Turns Over Cellphone As Part Of ‘Rust’ Shooting Investigation

On Instagram, the actor claimed the delay in handing over the phone was because he wanted to ensure his private communications were protected. ...

The Fed Has Triggered A Stagflationary Disaster That Will Hit Hard This Year

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AT&T, Dish Spend Billions on Spectrum for 5G Services

The Federal Communications Commission’s most recent auction of wireless spectrum licenses will require military cooperation....

How long is Alphonso Davies out? Canada, Bayern Munich star diagnosed with myocarditis after COVID-19 bout

ld Cup qualifiers at the end of January due to a mild case of myocarditis that was diagnosed by Bayern Munich in the wake of a bout with COVID-19.

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Biden Moves to Remake the Federal Reserve

President Biden’s recent picks to the Fed’s Board of Governors would bring unprecedented diversity to the 108-year-old institution....

Russia Denies US Charge It's Prepping 'False Flag' Attacks To Justify Ukraine Invasion

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Howard Dean Perfectly Illustrates Democrats' Ongoing Hysteria Over SCOTUS Mandate Ruling

continues over the Supreme Court's Thursday ruling against Joe Biden's COVID vaccine mandate — testing "requirement"  — aimed at large businesses.]]>...

How Canada can qualify for World Cup in Qatar: Explaining scenarios for CanMNT in 2022

What does Canada need to do to qualify to its first men's World Cup since 1986? Six matches remain in the quest for a berth to Qatar.

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Fed Pick Raskin Faces Some Heat in Confirmation

s top banking regulator, could run up against Republican pushback over her position on using financial regulation to address risk from climate change....

Steve’s Hearing Loss On ‘And Just Like That’ Is Inspired By Actor Who Plays Him

The writers behind HBO Max's "Sex and the City" revival said David Eigenberg recently got hearing aids, much like his character on the series. ...

Even CNN Whacks Biden With a Stunningly Honest Take on Biden's False 'Voting Rights' Claims

arty line so often that I like to note those rare occasions where it seems like the light breaks through the darkness and a little truth slips out.]]>...

Kamala Harris: The Worst Politician in America

en as a deep-thinking political scholar. D.C. insiders and politicians are so taken with Chance’s nonsense that he becomes a rising political star.]]>...

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Tyson Fury recently called out Oleksandr Usyk and Anthony Joshua, stating the former is on steroids.

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Biden Admin Rolling Out Teenage Truckers To Ease Supply Chain Woes

The bipartisan infrastructure bill included a big favor to the trucking industry. ...

Playoff DraftKings Picks: NFL DFS lineup advice for Cardinals-Rams Wild Card Showdown tournaments

L playoffs. If you're putting together a DraftKings Showdown lineup, we have the picks, advice, and sleepers to help win your NFL DFS tournaments.

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Playoff FanDuel Picks: NFL DFS lineup advice for Cardinals-Rams Wild Card single-game tournaments

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Cowboys WR Amari Cooper fined after attending Mavericks game courtside and unmasked

Because Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper is unvaccinated, he is not allowed to sit courtside at sporting events.

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American Households Can Request 4 Free COVID Tests Starting Next Week

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Congress Drops The Ball On Paid Leave As Millions Call Out Sick

America's paid leave situation is only getting worse as omicron surges, with major companies cutting benefits for workers infected with COVID-19. ...

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ng the pandemic’s upheaval and political issues while seeking an alternative to the “billions and billions served” experience at the restaurant chain....

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de his low-key announcement in 1993 after the Celtics were eliminated by the Hornets, and The Sporting News noted the passing of an era in Boston.

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NBA 75: Kevin McHale, forgotten in Larry Bird's presence (TSN Archives)

he NBA? In the world? In late 1980s, it was Kevin McHale, The Sporting News asserted, noting that the Celtics star was overshadowed by Larry Bird.

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Democrats Grapple With Joe Biden’s Sinking Approval Rating

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Why did Logan Paul spend $3.5 million on fake Pokemon cards?

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Proud Boy’s Modeling Photos Help Sleuths Bust Him For Assaulting Cops On Jan. 6

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Ohio Supreme Court Throws Out Gerrymandered GOP Map

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Julian Edelman bets $100,000 that Buccaneers, Patriots will meet in Super Bowl

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Russia Prepping ‘False Flag’ Attacks As Pretext For Ukraine Invasion: White House

n believes Russia is also laying the groundwork by framing Ukraine as an aggressor that has been preparing an imminent attack against Russian forces. ...

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ESPN's Greg McElroy says Kayvon Thibodeaux should take IQ test after Alabama education comments

Thibodeaux said he chose Oregon over Alabama because of the stigma about an education at Alabama.

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U.S. Retail Sales Fell 1.9% in December

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Djokovic faces deportation as visa revoked again

alian government said it was "in the public interest" to cancel Novak Djokovic's visa a second time, just days before the Australian Open is to begin....

Texans set up coach David Culley to fail, then fired him

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Steadiness of Andy Reid righted the Chiefs' season

or screaming after adding a 3-4 start to an already difficult year, but the coach stayed true to himself and the Chiefs rallied to reach the playoffs....

Michigan AG Asks Feds To Investigate Fake GOP State Electors

“Obviously this is part of a much bigger conspiracy,” state attorney general Dana Nessel said. ...

Sen. Roger Marshall Has the Perfect Response to Fauci Calling Him a 'Moron'

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Legal group demands states end racist COVID-19 treatment policy, threatens lawsuit

part of a growing backlash nationwide against the race-based policy.

America First Legal, a conservative law group founded by former Trump ......

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MotoGP great Valentino Rossi to race cars in 2022

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Aston Martin to launch '22 car on Feb. 10

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art of NFL lore, but here are five things you might not know about the teams, the players, the game and, yes, “The Catch,” from The Sporting News.

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The Sporting News, captured the electricity of the 1981 NFC title game between the 49ers and Cowboys. "The Catch" won the game for San Francisco.

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Will Novak Djokovic play in Australian Open? Latest news on tennis star's visa decision

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic's name is on the Australian Open draw right now, but will he be able to stay?

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U.A.E. Fund Invests $100 Million in Israeli Venture-Capital Firms

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r as the export powerhouse was slammed by global supply-chain bottlenecks, surging material prices and weakness in its biggest trading partner, China....

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USA Olympic hockey roster: Three first-round picks, six former NHLers headline men's team for Beijing

the second overall selection in the 2021 NHL Draft, is among the headliners for Team USA, which is looking to medal for the first time since 2010.

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FIA to publish Abu Dhabi GP findings on March 18

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Vaccine Makers Seek Omicron Shots That Health Officials Say Might Not Be Needed

g the new strain or potential future variants, U.S. officials say current evidence doesn’t support rolling them out and cite practical reasons not to....

NineDot Lands Carlyle Investment for New York Battery Projects

over $100 million in December on separate investments in NineDot and Fermata Energy as it expands into the market for large-scale electricity storage....

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Texans fire coach Culley after just one season

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Oregon head coach Dana Altman picked up his 700th career victory with the Ducks' 84-81 upset in overtime of No. 3 UCLA....

Source: WR Cooper broke protocols at NBA game

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lay a game this season after a July arrest on suspicion of felony domestic violence, has entered the transfer portal for the third time in his career....

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Google Doubles Down on the Office, Buying London Site for $1 Billion

e of the site, near the British Museum, comes as the Alphabet unit is building a separate, massive new U.K. headquarters about a mile and a half away....

"Don't Fight The Fed"

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US Retail Sales Tumble Most Since February As Web Revenues Crash

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Walgreens, CVS Shut Some Pharmacies on Weekends as Omicron Strains Staffing

t are also shortening hours as throngs of American workers stay home because they are sick, awaiting test results or caring for others with the virus....

For Remote Workers, the Sick Day Is Over

ron strain’s milder symptoms prompt many employees to keep working from home—even if it means coughing through Zoom calls. ‘If I can work, I’ll work.’...

Bond Market Forecasts Bad Economic News

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ARKK Suffered $352 Million In Outflows On Wednesday Before Plunging To 52 Week Lows On Thursday

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Futures Slide After Disappointing JPMorgan Earnings, Tech Rout Worsens

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‘Moron’ Sen. Roger Marshall Invents Vapid Acronym For Anti-Fauci Act

The GOP lawmaker is playing his exasperating exchange with the chief medical adviser for all it's worth. ...

France's EDF Crashes Most On Record After Macron Demands Price Caps

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Democrats Face Costs of Rising Inflation with Few Options Left

Rapidly rising prices have spurred politicians to explore for the first time in years how much leverage they have....

JPMorgan Beats But Stock Slides As FICC Revenue Disappoints, Compensation Jumps

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Boris Johnson’s Govt. Apologizes To Queen For Party On Eve Of Prince Philip’s Funeral

The next day, the widowed queen sat alone in church for her husband’s funeral service to adhere to social distancing rules that barred indoor mixing. ...

Blackstone Demands Employees Get Boosted Before Returning To The Office

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Biden Nominates Sarah Bloom Raskin, Philip Jefferson and Lisa Cook To Fed Board

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Former Miss Universe Told To Put On Blouse Or Be Banned From Flight, Sister Says In Video

The former Miss Universe had her wardrobe-shaming moment chronicled on Instagram. ...

Australia Re-Cancels Novak Djokovic's Visa After Minister Steps In

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Elephants Are Dying From Eating Plastic Waste At A Sri Lankan Garbage Dump

“Polythene, food wrappers, plastic, other non-digestibles and water were the only things we could see in the post mortems.” ...

Single Page From Spider-Man Comic Sells At Auction For Record Fee

The previous record for an interior page of a U.S. comic book was $657,250 for art from a 1974 issue of “The Incredible Hulk." ...

Dutch King Stops Using Golden Coach Criticized For Slavery Painting

King Willem-Alexander’s announcement came as the Netherlands reckons with the grim sides of its history as a 17th-century colonial superpower. ...

Minister cites 'public interest' in revoking Novak Djokovic's visa

ovic’s visa to enter the country:

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Today I exercised my power under section 133C(3) of the Migration Act to cancel the visa ......

Biden Chooses 3 For Fed Board, Including First Black Woman

Biden's picks include Sarah Bloom Raskin, for the top regulatory slot, and Lisa Cook, who would be the first Black woman to serve on the Fed’s board. ...

REVIEW: ‘Scream’ Doesn’t Deserve Its Name

It’s a foolish knockoff that tries desperately to become a clone of the OG film except there's nothing smart about it. ...

Are Muscle Aches Or Back Pain A Symptom Of Omicron?

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Need To Buy Soup Stock? Experts Share Exactly How To Pick A Good One.

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Celebrate Your Love This Valentine’s Day With These LGBTQ-Friendly Gifts

Shower your queer sweetie with adorable, useful and romantic gifts they'll love this Valentine's Day. ...

Fondue Parties Are Making A Comeback. Here’s What You Need To Throw Your Own.

Enjoy a blast from the past and create iconic cheese dips, silky chocolate spreads and other recipes with these classic fondue pots. ...

Looking For Great Soy Wax Candles? These 11 Wintery Scents Have All The Cozy Vibes.

These soy wax and soy wax blend candles come in a variety of scents, and offer healthier alternatives to paraffin wax candles. ...

Yachts To Be Exempt From EU's Carbon Pricing Plan

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Musk Says Tesla Is Accepting Dogecoin for Some Purchases

The move, which sparked a 10% surge in dogecoin, marks a return for the electric-vehicle maker to acceptance of digital currencies for some payments....

The Interview Hint That Lisa Bonet And Jason Momoa Were About To Split

Bonet talked about a "river of uncertainty" weeks before the couple officially announced the end of their marriage. ...

Supreme Court Blocks Biden's OSHA Vaxx Mandate

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