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NFLPA delays vote on new CBA, hopes to continue negotiations with owners next week

NFLPA delays vote on new CBA, hopes to continue negotiations with owners next week

The NFL will have to wait at least a little longer before a new Collective Bargaining Agreement is finalized. On Friday, the NFLPA released the following statement announcing that a vote did not take place on Friday regarding the proposed CBA. “Today, the NFLPA Board of Player Representatives did not …

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Trump to raise issue of religious freedom with India’s Modi: Official

Trump to raise issue of religious freedom with India's Modi: Official

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) attends a meeting with US President Donald Trump during the G20 Osaka Summit in Osaka on June 28, 2019. Brendan Smialowski | AFP | Getty Images U.S. President Donald Trump will raise the issue of religious freedom in India during his meetings with Prime …

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Bloomberg to do interview with Al Sharpton

Bloomberg to do interview with Al Sharpton

Democratic presidential hopeful Mike Bloomberg is slated to do an interview with civil rights icon the Rev. Al Sharpton on Sunday amid scrutiny of the former New York City mayor’s past support for “stop and frisk.” Bloomberg’s interview will air at 5 p.m. Sunday on Sharpton’s “Politics Nation” program on MSNBC. The former …

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Bernie Sanders leads the polls, but Democratic Party superdelegates won’t commit

Bernie Sanders leads the polls, but Democratic Party superdelegates won’t commit

Sen. Bernie Sanders, who is narrowly leading a pack of Democrats seeking the presidential nomination, lags in support among critical superdelegates who have mostly remained on the sidelines rather than commit to Sanders or any other candidate thanks to the uncertainty of the race. Superdelegates will play a pivotal role …

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Staples Center to switch from Kobe Bryant memorial to game

Staples Center to switch from Kobe Bryant memorial to game

Since Staples Center’s doors first opened in 1999, the building has been reconfigured to host multiple events in the same day more than 220 times, conversions that often involve switching from a hockey venue in the early afternoon to an NBA arena mere hours later, and vice versa. Monday’s schedule …

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Donald Trump, Hater of ‘Parasite,’ Has the Absolute Worst Taste in Movies

Donald Trump, Hater of ‘Parasite,’ Has the Absolute Worst Taste in Movies

On Thursday evening, at one of his ego-nourishing rallies, President Donald Trump took aim at Parasite, Bong Joon-ho’s South Korean satire that made history as the first foreign film to win the Best Picture Oscar. “By the way, how bad were the Academy Awards this year? You see ‘em? And …

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Coronavirus outbreak edges closer to pandemic

Coronavirus outbreak edges closer to pandemic

In South Korea, coronavirus cases quadrupled over two days, as 144 people linked to a religious sect tested positive. In Singapore, clusters of infection have been traced to two churches, a hotel business meeting, a health products shop and a construction site. In Iran, an outbreak has seeded new cases …

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Richard Grenell: Intelligence community feels immediate impact of Trump’s diplomatic ‘disruptor’

Heated Intelligence briefing relayed to Trump by House Republican allies

He also asked to see the intelligence behind the classified briefing last week where lawmakers were told Russia was interfering in the 2020 election to aid Trump, the Times reported. Present and past colleagues, as well as diplomats who have tussled with him, describe Grenell as an aggressive, intelligent and …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: New Cluster Emerges in Wuhan Nursing Home

Coronavirus Live Updates: New Cluster Emerges in Wuhan Nursing Home

A Wuhan nursing home reports 12 infections. A dozen coronavirus cases have been confirmed at a single nursing home in Wuhan, China, the city at the center of the epidemic. Public health experts have said that nursing homes could be among the most dangerous sites for transmission of the virus. …

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PS5 news: PlayStation 5 could get its own Amazon Alexa-style AI

PS5 news: PlayStation 5 could get its own Amazon Alexa-style AI

If half the rumours and leaks are to be believed, the PS5 is set to come with a lot of cool stuff. From state-of-the-art controllers with haptic feedback to 8K graphics and silky-smooth framerates, the PS5 is going to be an incredible bit of hardware. The latest brand new tidbit …

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