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Burke helps UCLA rally from 22-down to stun No. 2 Oregon

1 hour ago   |   National Post

EUGENE, Ore. - Cori Close emerged from the UCLA locker room with her shoes in her hand and a big smile on her face. It seems the Bruins coaxed a victory dance from their...
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Wall St. Week Ahead: May be time for growth to run out of gas

1 hour ago   |   Reuters

A return to fashion of growth stocks in 2019 helped lead the overall market out of a year-end shakeout, but another multi-year run of growth performing better than value may...
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Minnesota officials weigh future of equity grants

2 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Months after police fatally shot Jamar Clark and protests roiled Minneapolis, former Gov. Mark Dayton released a $100 million plan to shrink Minnesota's stark divide in...
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Simmering issues appear to have elite curling approaching a crossroads

7 hours ago   |   National Post

SYDNEY, N.S. - With several simmering issues steadily moving to the front burner, the Canadian curling scene appears headed for a crossroads at the elite level. Pick the...
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Cuomo enlists aid of other Democratic states to fight SALT cap

8 hours ago   |   Times Union

WASHINGTON Gov. Andrew Cuomo enlisted seven other states with Democratic governors to join New York in an effort to roll back the 2017 Republican tax law's $10,000 cap on state...
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Unsung Economists 1: Sadie Alexander

Unsung Economists 1: Sadie Alexander

8 hours ago   |   NPR

Sadie Alexander was the first African-American to earn a PhD in economics. We think her contributions deserve another look. (Image credit: Creative Commons/ University of...
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Cuomo makes another trip to Washington to plead for tax relief

Cuomo makes another trip to Washington to plead for tax relief

9 hours ago   |   New York Post

WASHINGTON - Gov. Andrew Cuomo made a second trip to Washington in as many weeks Friday to plead for relief from the GOP tax plan, which he panned as a “gross injustice” that...
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Fed's policy pause sets stage for broad overhaul

9 hours ago   |   Reuters

When Federal Reserve policymakers last month put a three-year rate-hike campaign on hold and backed ending a yearlong push to shrink their $4 trillion balance sheet, they cited...
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Owners of Baltimore's Harborplace may be in danger of default on loan

9 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

The New York-based company that owns - and is upgrading - the Harborplace pavilions in the Inner Harbor is in danger of defaulting on its loan for the property, according to...
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The 25 CEOs whose pay is most wildly out of sync with their company's performance

The 25 CEOs whose pay is most wildly out of sync with their company's performance

10 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Check out which 25 CEOs on the S&P 500 earn a salary that's higher than expected, given shareholder return. The list appears in a report from As You Sow, a nonprofit focused on...
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R. Kelly surrenders to police on sexual abuse charges

R. Kelly surrenders to police on sexual abuse charges

The R&B star turned himself into Chicago Police on Friday night after being charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Read more ...

Reviews on an illicit massage website helped Florida police crack a massive...

Reviews on an illicit massage website helped Florida police crack a massive sex trafficking and prostitution ring that Patriots owner Robert Kraft has been tied to

An illicit massage website, rubmaps.com, helped Florida police break up a multi-agency sex trafficking and prostitution ring. The investigation led police to arrest New England... Read more ...

R. Kelly reportedly charged in Cook County with aggravated criminal sexual abuse

R. Kelly reportedly charged in Cook County with aggravated criminal sexual abuse

R. Kelly was charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse in Cook County Friday morning, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. Kelly is accused of sexually abusing four... Read more ...

Cook County Prosecutors Charge R. Kelly With Criminal Sexual Abuse

Cook County Prosecutors Charge R. Kelly With Criminal Sexual Abuse

Nine of the counts specify the victim was between 13 and 15. One count did not specify any ages. Read more ...

Patriots owner charged with 2 counts of soliciting prostitution

Patriots owner charged with 2 counts of soliciting prostitution

New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft will face two counts of soliciting prostitution in connection with a human trafficking investigation at a Florida spa. Read more ...

Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final 2 episodes of...

Jussie Smollett's character will be removed from the final 2 episodes of this season of 'Empire'

In a new statement, the executive producers "Empire" said that Jussie Smollett' s character Jamal will not appear in the final two episodes of this season. "While these... Read more ...

ISIS bride refuses to give up fight to come back home to US

ISIS bride refuses to give up fight to come back home to US

WASHINGTON - The father of an Alabama woman who joined the Islamic State in Syria filed suit against the Trump administration in an effort to allow her return to the United... Read more ...

R. Kelly's lawyer says 'I think all the women are lying' as the singer is...

R. Kelly's lawyer says 'I think all the women are lying' as the singer is arrested in Chicago on sexual-abuse charges involving 4 women

R. Kelly's lawyer Steve Greenberg addressed reporters on Friday night after the singer was arrested in Chicago on sexual-abuse charges, saying he doesn't believe the women... Read more ...

Wild win 2nd straight road game, beat Red Wings 3-2

Wild win 2nd straight road game, beat Red Wings 3-2

DETROIT - Luke Kunin and Jordan Greenway scored in the first period, and the Minnesota Wild went on to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Friday night. Read more ...

Bryce Harper takes a second meeting with the Phillies

Bryce Harper takes a second meeting with the Phillies

Bryce Harper appears to be doing his due diligence before finally choosing a team to play for. The former MVP met with Phillies owner John Middleton in Las Vegas on Friday... Read more ...