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Michigan State basketball becomes silliest mortgage wars battleground

No, the Michigan State Spartans basketball teams have not been renamed. However, the fact that a sentence like that even needs to be typed out is a sign as to just how ridiculous things have gotten. Two billionaire MSU graduates are using the basketball team/athletics department as a battleground for the mortgage wars waging in Detroit. Shortly […]

Germany, others stick with AstraZeneca vaccine as some pause

BERLIN — Officials in several European countries pushed back Friday against decisions by others to pause use of AstraZeneca’s coronavirus vaccine following sporadic reports of blood clots, despite a lack of evidence the shot was responsible. German Health Minister Jens Spahn said that while the country takes reports of possible harmful effects from vaccines “very, […]

Charles Oakley on Patrick Ewing’s problems at MSG: ‘(Dolan) offered you a D-League job. There’s no respect behind your name’

Charles Oakley wasn’t surprised Patrick Ewing had trouble getting around the Garden, and he doesn’t understand why his former teammate would want an explanation from James Dolan. “This man (Dolan) offered you a D-League job. There’s no respect behind your name,” Oakley told the Daily News. “Why are you mad now because they asked you […]

New York Times defends reporter Taylor Lorenz after Tucker Carlson’s attacks

The New York Times rose to defend journalist Taylor Lorenz against “calculated and cruel” attacks by the Fox News host Tucker Carlson. The tech reporter for the Times was criticized on Carlson’s show for her online harassment awareness tweet just after International Women’s Day. Lorenz’s tweet read: “For international women’s day please consider supporting women enduring online […]

Merrick Garland arrives at Justice Department and delivers an implicit rebuke to Trump era

(CNN)Attorney General Merrick Garland arrived at the Justice Department Thursday for his first day at work and spoke about the need to “adhere to norms” in an implicit rebuke of the Trump-era leadership.”We are united by our commitment to protecting our country as our oath says, from all enemies, foreign and domestic. And by our commitment to […]

Nasdaq jumps 3.7%, most in four months, as Big Tech surges

Technology companies powered stocks higher on Wall Street Tuesday, driving the Nasdaq to its biggest gain in four months and more than making up for a sharp skid a day earlier. The Nasdaq surged 3.7%, led by gains in Big Tech companies such as Apple, Amazon and Facebook. Despite its big day, the index remains […]

What happened Wednesday in the Derek Chauvin trial

Ex-Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin is charged with second-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the killing of George Floyd in south Minneapolis on May 25, 2020. With the world watching, proceedings began Monday, March 8. Three other former Minneapolis officers will head to court later in the summer. Here’s how the Chauvin trial is unfolding. Wednesday, March 10 […]

BROOKLYN NETS SIGN BLAKE GRIFFIN

We’re fortunate to be able to add a player of Blake’s caliber to our roster at this point in the season,” said Nets General Manager Sean Marks. “Blake is a versatile frontcourt player with a long track record of success in our league, and we’re excited about the impact he’ll make for us both on […]

Denver weather: Meteorologists warn to plan ahead for possible record-setting snowstorm

Some long-term weather models are predicting Denver could receive 40 or more inches of snow over the weekend. Meteorologists say it’s too early to say how much snow Denver will get, but are warning people to make plans ahead of the storm. Still, there will be one more day of warmth before Colorado swings toward a possible […]

Twitter Is Calling Out Mumford & Sons’ Banjoist For A Controversial Book Rec

The folk rock band Mumford & Sons is trending — but not for anything music-related. The group’s banjoist and lead guitarist Winston Marshall made waves with a controversial book recommendation on Saturday, March 6. After reading Unmasked: Inside Antifa’s Radical Plan to Destroy Democracy, the musician tweeted at author Andy Ngo, congratulating him and letting him know he’d […]