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Team LeBron stages All-Star Game comeback after attending J. Cole’s halftime show

Team LeBron stages All-Star Game comeback after attending J. Cole’s halftime show

February 18, 2019

CLOSE SportsPulse: With another NBA All-Star Game in the books, Trysta Krick and Jeff Zillgitt turn our attention to the playoff push down the stretch. USA TODAY CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Rapper J. Cole may be partly responsible for Team LeBron rallying for a 178-164 victory over Team Giannis Sunday night in the NBA All-Star Game.…

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Team LeBron comes back to defeat Team Giannis in high-scoring NBA All-Star Game

Team LeBron comes back to defeat Team Giannis in high-scoring NBA All-Star Game

February 18, 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — LeBron James sure knows how to draft in this NBA All-Star format. Team LeBron had talent. James, Kevin Durant, James Harden, Kawhi Leonard, Kyrie Irving, Anthony Davis and Dwyane Wade have combined for six MVPs, seven Finals MVPs and seven All-Star MVPs among them. Throw in shooters Damian Lillard, Klay Thompson and Bradley…

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Follow along: Must-see moments from 2019 NBA All-Star Game

Follow along: Must-see moments from 2019 NBA All-Star Game

February 18, 2019

The NBA’s annual All-Star Weekend, taking place this year in Charlotte, N.C., is almost over, but there’s still plenty of fun left to be had. The main event — Team LeBron vs. Team Giannis — begins at 8 p.m. ET on TNT. This is the second year that the All-Star rosters were hand-selected by team captains, and…

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Denny Hamlin outlasts chaos to win wreck-filled Daytona 500 in overtime

Denny Hamlin outlasts chaos to win wreck-filled Daytona 500 in overtime

February 18, 2019

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – How the 61st annual Daytona 500 played out Sunday at Daytona International Speedway: WINNER: In a closing stage marred by big wrecks, Denny Hamlin outlasted his competitors and teammates to win his second Daytona 500, making a huge statement to open the 2019 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series season after going…

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Sen. Lindsey Graham calls for Senate investigation after McCabe’s ’60 Minutes’ interview

Sen. Lindsey Graham calls for Senate investigation after McCabe’s ’60 Minutes’ interview

February 18, 2019

Then-acting FBI director Andrew McCabe waits to speak at a press conference to announce the results from the Justice Department’s annual national health care fraud takedown at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C., July 13, 2017. (Photo11: Jim Lo Scalzo, EPA-EFE) WASHINGTON – Former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe’s remarks to CBS’ “60 Minutes” sparked calls for…

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Inmates help police rescue Florida baby accidentally locked in car

Inmates help police rescue Florida baby accidentally locked in car

February 18, 2019

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Inmates help police rescue Florida baby accidentally locked in car A group of work-release inmates on Valentine’s Day helped rescue a one-year-old baby accidentally locked in a car. Post to Facebook Sent! A link has been sent to your friend’s…

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Florida student faces misdemeanor charges after refusing to stand for Pledge of Allegiance

Florida student faces misdemeanor charges after refusing to stand for Pledge of Allegiance

February 18, 2019

CLOSE When India Landry was expelled for refusing to stand during the Pledge of Allegiance, her mom launched a legal battle against the Houston school. But the Texas Attorney General is fighting against her. USA TODAY An 11-year-old student in Florida refused to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance and was arrested for a resulting confrontation with…

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Disgraced ex-congressman Anthony Weiner released from prison, must register as sex offender

Disgraced ex-congressman Anthony Weiner released from prison, must register as sex offender

February 18, 2019

CLOSE Former New York Democratic Congressman Anthony Weiner has been released from prison. AP Domestic Anthony Weiner, the former congressman convicted of sexting with a 15-year-old girl, has been released from a federal prison in Massachusetts to a transitional facility in New York and must register as a sex offender. Weiner, 54, pleaded guilty in May 2017…

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Emails show how fake university set up by ICE lured foreign students

Emails show how fake university set up by ICE lured foreign students

February 18, 2019

In the summer of 2017, a foreign student in Michigan received an email from an official at the University of Farmington. “It was a pleasure speaking with you,” Ali Milani wrote to the student from India. “Thank you for your recent interest in The University of Farmington, a nationally accredited business and STEM (science, technology,…

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Politicians squabble over who is to blame for Amazon decision to ditch New York

Politicians squabble over who is to blame for Amazon decision to ditch New York

February 18, 2019

CLOSE New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has slammed Amazon for pulling the plug on plans to set up a headquarters in the city, saying the decision caught him by surprise. (Feb. 14) AP Politicians on the left and right continued sniping Sunday over who is to blame for Amazon’s shocking decision last week to…

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