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Trump Is Seething Over Having to Work With Nancy Pelosi on a Coronavirus Response

Trump Is Seething Over Having to Work With Nancy Pelosi on a Coronavirus Response

All of official Washington has come to an agreement that swift, bold action is needed to counteract the dramatic economic impact of the coronavirus’ spread. But negotiations around such a package have been complicated by the fact that President Donald Trump can’t stand the idea of negotiating one-on-one with his …

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Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones Arrested on DWI Charge

Conspiracy Theorist Alex Jones Arrested on DWI Charge

Prominent right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones was arrested early Tuesday morning on charges of driving while intoxicated, according to law enforcement.  Jones, who as host of the Austin-based InfoWars conspiracy theory outlet has become a prominent force on the fringe right, was arrested on a class-B misdemeanor DWI charge, according …

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Report: Kenny Atkinson Didn’t Want to Coach Nets’ Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving | Bleacher Report

Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11) and head coach Kenny Atkinson, left, stand on the court in the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Memphis Grizzlies, Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Brandon Dill)

Brandon Dill/Associated Press Kenny Atkinson was looking for an exit and received his wish when he and the Brooklyn Nets agreed to part ways Saturday. According to Yahoo Sports’ Vincent Goodwill, Atkinson struggled to mesh with the team’s two biggest offseason acquisitions, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant. Goodwill’s sources said the coach “wasn’t …

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Robinhood users lash out on Twitter as outage keeps them on sidelines

Robinhood users lash out on Twitter as outage keeps them on sidelines

The Robinhood app on IOS and Android  Source: Robinhood As U.S. markets opened Monday morning, 30-year old engineer Vivek Sevak was ready to cut his losses. The recreational trader had put money in a market-short exchange traded fund, and was looking to sell. But when he logged into his Robinhood …

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Jack Welch, former chairman and CEO of GE, dies at 84

Jack Welch, former chairman and CEO of GE, dies at 84

Jack Welch, a railroad conductor’s son who became chairman and CEO of General Electric and led it for two decades, growing its market value from $12 billion to $410 billion, has died. He was 84. Welch died late Sunday at home, surrounded by his wife, Suzy, and family, and his beloved …

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Trump Identifies the Real Coronavirus Victim: His Presidency

Trump Identifies the Real Coronavirus Victim: His Presidency

NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland—Facing growing concern over the spread of coronavirus globally, President Donald Trump and his Republican allies have ginned up a communications strategy that leans heavily on blaming Democrats and the media for hyping those fears.  According to three sources who have independently discussed the crisis with him in …

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Ex-Fed Gov Warsh sees coordinated global central bank action

Ex-Fed Gov Warsh sees coordinated global central bank action

Former Federal Reserve Governor Kevin Warsh said Friday he expects the Fed and other central banks around the world to act soon in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Warsh, occasionally rumored to be a candidate for Fed chairman after Jerome Powell’s term expires, spoke Friday morning to CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” …

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Oregon’s Sabrina Ionescu Becomes 1st Player in D-1 History with 2K, 1K, 1K | Bleacher Report

Oregon guard Sabrina Ionescu brings the ball up during the first half of the team

Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press Oregon star Sabrina Ionescu made history Monday against Stanford when she collected her ninth rebound of the game late in the third quarter. She became the first player in Division I to have at least 2,000 points, 1,000 rebounds and 1,000 assists. ESPN @espn 2K points. …

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Free trading fuels rampant speculation in stocks

Free trading fuels rampant speculation in stocks

Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveils the Cybertruck at the TeslaDesign Studio in Hawthorne, Calif. The cracked window glass occurred during a demonstration on the strength of the glass. Robert Hanashiro | USA TODAY | Reuters Small investors are flocking to high-flying growth stocks after the brokerage industry made trading free. …

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NFL Owners Accept New CBA Proposal amid Buzz of 17-Game Season, Playoff Changes | Bleacher Report

KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI - JANUARY 19: A detail view of the NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE logo on the goal post stanchion before the AFC Championship Game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tennessee Titans at Arrowhead Stadium on January 19, 2020 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by David Eulitt/Getty Images)

David Eulitt/Getty Images The NFL is one step closer toward getting a new collective bargaining agreement after the league’s owners accepted the terms of the latest proposal.   In a memo from the league obtained by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the NFL announced its membership “voted to accept terms on the principal …

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