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Jackie Robinson Day: 4 Facts About His Jersey No. 42, Now Retired in MLB

14 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Jackie Robinson wore different numbers before appearing with the Brooklyn Dodgers, and there are many stories about No. 42.
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LaMarcus Aldridge's Sudden Retirement Due To Heart Issue Absolute Shocker For Brooklyn Nets

46 minutes ago   |   Forbes   |   4 articles

Aldridge announced his retirement due to an irregular heartbeat on Thursday morning.
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Amazon reveals how much it paid its median employee last year: $29,007

Amazon reveals how much it paid its median employee last year: $29,007

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The median Amazon worker made $29,007 in 2020, according to the company's annual proxy statement. The median pay, calculated using the compensation of...
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Coinbase pulled in $57 million from retail investors during its trading debut, the 5th most-popular offering since 2017

Coinbase pulled in $57 million from retail investors during its trading debut, the 5th most-popular offering since 2017

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Coinbase 's trading debut drew in more than $57 million from retail investors, putting the cryptocurrency exchange among the most popular stocks to go...
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Nets big LaMarcus Aldridge retires due to irregular heartbeat

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports   |   4 articles

This is stunning timing.
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As a Black person, I've been targeted by 'pretext' traffic stops. Daunte Wright's death proves why we need to ban them

As a Black person, I've been targeted by 'pretext' traffic stops. Daunte Wright's death proves why we need to ban them

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement On April 11, 20-year-old Daunte Wright was driving down a street in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota. As many of us made sure to do at his age, he had an...
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Why did LaMarcus Aldridge retire from NBA? Nets center explains sudden decision to walk away

Why did LaMarcus Aldridge retire from NBA? Nets center explains sudden decision to walk away

2 hours ago   |   Sporting News

After 15 years and nearly 20,000 points, Aldridge is calling it a career.
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Nets' LaMarcus Aldridge retires after experiencing irregular heartbeat

2 hours ago   |   Newsday

Aldridge, who joined the Nets less than three weeks ago, said he played his last game "while dealing with an irregular heartbeat."
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‘These Kids Are Going To Be Traumatized': Residents At Epicenter Of Daunte Wright Protests Feel Powerless

‘These Kids Are Going To Be Traumatized': Residents At Epicenter Of Daunte Wright Protests Feel Powerless

2 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - As protests go on for the fourth night in a row Wednesday in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota after the death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright, families who live nearby are...
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Biden Takes On Sagging Safety Net With Plan to Fix Long-Term Care

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The proposal to spend $400 billion over eight years faces political challenges and a funding system not designed for the burden it has come to bear.
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Divers aim to reach capsized ship in search for survivors

Divers aim to reach capsized ship in search for survivors

It's become a race against time in the search for 12 missing people from an oil industry platform ship that capsized in the Gulf of Mexico. Read more ...

Illinois health officials report 3,581 cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

Illinois health officials report 3,581 cases of COVID-19, 40 deaths

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The Illinois Department of Public Health Thursday reported 3,581 new confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in Illinois, including 40 additional... Read more ...

All Californians 16+ eligible for COVID-19 vaccine today

All Californians 16+ eligible for COVID-19 vaccine today

Starting Thursday, all Californians 16 and older are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Read more ...

Trust in Johnson & Johnson's vaccine plunges after federal ‘pause': poll

Trust in Johnson & Johnson's vaccine plunges after federal ‘pause': poll

Confidence in the safety of the Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine dropped 15 percent among Americans after federal health officials hit the brakes on its use this week... Read more ...

Knicks dumping John Henson as Norvel Pelle emerges

Knicks dumping John Henson as Norvel Pelle emerges

The Knicks are expected to have an open roster spot with injured power forward/center John Henson's 10-day contract expiring Thursday. The Knicks don't plan to give him a... Read more ...

Princes William, Harry won't walk next to each other at Philip's funeral

Princes William, Harry won't walk next to each other at Philip's funeral

LONDON - Prince William and Prince Harry won't walk side-by-side Saturday as they follow their grandfather's coffin into the church ahead of Prince Philip's funeral, minimizing... Read more ...

Jeff Bezos vows to do better by employees in final Amazon letter

Jeff Bezos vows to do better by employees in final Amazon letter

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos vowed to do better by his employees in his last letter as chief executive to shareholders - even as he insisted that they're really not that bad off... Read more ...

Queen banishes royals from wearing military uniforms to Prince Philip's funeral

Queen banishes royals from wearing military uniforms to Prince Philip's funeral

Queen Elizabeth II has banished royals from wearing military uniforms at husband Prince Philip's funeral - to save Princes Harry and Andrew the embarrassment of standing out... Read more ...

Democrats unveil plan to pack Supreme Court with 13 justices

Democrats unveil plan to pack Supreme Court with 13 justices

Democratic politicians on Thursday unveiled their plans to expand the US Supreme Court from the current nine justices to 13 - a proposal that has been roundly criticized as... Read more ...

Mercedes-Benz unveils its first EV for the US, the luxurious EQS sedan with...

Mercedes-Benz unveils its first EV for the US, the luxurious EQS sedan with a 478-mile range and screens galore

Summary List Placement Mercedes is jumping into the US electric-vehicle market at long last. On Thursday, the German automaker took the wraps off of its first US-market EV, the... Read more ...