Evaluating Lamar Jackson’s performance vs. the Kansas City Chiefs | Get Up

The Get Up crew evaluates Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson’s performance vs. the Kansas City Chiefs on Monday Night Football. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ http://espnplus.com/youtube ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN on Social […]

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With 3 months left in 2020, Memphis sets homicide record

Police say the city of Memphis, Tennessee, has already broken its record for killings in a calendar year with 230, even though there are still about three months left in 2020 By The Associated Press September 29, 2020, 8:43 PM • 2 min read MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The city of Memphis, Tennessee, has already broken […]

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Ohio deploys National Guard ahead of first debate: ‘Minimize all of those distractions’

Cleveland Mayor Frank Jackson on Monday said the National Guard’s presence in the city, where the first 2020 presidential debate is being held on Tuesday night, will help ensure the safety of its residents. Jackson introduced the Cleveland Police Department, the Secret Service, FBI and National Guard during a virtual hearing on Monday to take questions […]

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Orthodox Jewish areas in NYC may get virus-related fines

New York City officials say they will start issuing fines in several Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods to people who refuse to wear masks and could order further crackdowns including the closing of nonessential businesses By KAREN MATTHEWS Associated Press September 29, 2020, 8:04 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article NEW […]

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NYC’s rising coronavirus infections prompt new fine, school-closure threat

A new wave of coronavirus cases in the New York City boroughs of Brooklyn and Queens along with other nearby communities has prompted officials to consider more school closures just days after reopening. NYC ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS REOPEN IN KEY TEST OF RESUMING LEARNING DURING CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC The daily rate of infection skyrocketed from 1.93% just a day […]

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Mismarked absentee ballots in NYC lead to ‘mass confusion,’ official says

New York City voters who planned to vote by mail in November’s election are worried their votes will be invalid after residents in two boroughs have complained that their absentee ballots are mismarked. Brooklyn voters have received ballots bearing someone else’s name and address on the accompanying return envelope, while residents of both Brooklyn and […]

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The Ravens’ defense feared Patrick Mahomes before the game even started – Marcus Spears | Get Up

The Get Up crew reacts to Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs beating Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens on Monday Night Football in Week 3 of the 2020 NFL season. #GetUp #NFL ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ http://espnplus.com/youtube ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on […]

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Protesters clash with police in Portland, hurling rocks; 24 arrested

Protesters and Portland police have clashed again in Oregon’s largest city and officials say 24 people were arrested By The Associated Press September 29, 2020, 12:57 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article PORLAND, Ore. — Protesters and Portland police clashed again in Oregon’s largest city late Monday, with demonstrators […]

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Patrick Mahomes outplays Lamar Jackson to lead Chiefs past Ravens

Patrick Mahomes put on a scintillating show while outperforming Lamar Jackson, and the Kansas City Chiefs deftly played the role of defending Super Bowl champions in a 34-20 thumping of the Baltimore Ravens on Monday night. Mahomes juked, danced, and jumped in and out of the pocket. Sometimes he just dropped back and fired pinpoint […]

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MTA pensions ‘decimated’ by COVID-19 market crash, lawsuit says

A German money manager “decimated” New York City subway workers’ retirement funds this spring with risky investments that backfired as the coronavirus pandemic roiled the stock market, a new lawsuit alleges. Allianz Global Investors promised that it would buy options to keep subway employees’ nest eggs safe during a short-term market downturn, three Metropolitan Transportation […]

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Opposition team criticizes Enbridge plans for oil tunnel

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Enbridge’s plans for drilling an oil pipeline tunnel beneath a channel linking two of the Great Lakes do not meet industry standards and pose significant hazards to workers and the environment, experts who reviewed project documents on behalf of opposition groups said Monday. Two geologists said they found numerous shortcomings with […]

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Myanmar’s virus restrictions keep journalists at home.

The strict stay-at-home order issued by Myanmar last week for its largest city, Yangon, barred residents from traveling from any of its 44 townships to another. There are some exceptions, such as for police officers, emergency workers and doctors. But one group not given special status to cross township boundaries is the news media. That […]

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BoE’s Tenreyro says evidence on negative rates is ‘encouraging’

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The Bank of England is seen in the City of London, Britain LONDON (Reuters) – The Bank of England’s investigation into whether negative rates might help the British economy through its current downturn has found “encouraging” evidence, policymaker Silvana Tenreyro said in an interview published late on Saturday. Tenreyro told the […]

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Justin Herbert’s second start is a big deal for Chargers, his parents and Eugene

When the Chargers trotted onto the field last weekend to face Kansas City, they were nearly nine-point underdogs. And that was before anyone knew who wouldn’t be trotting onto that field. Veteran quarterback Tyrod Taylor was replaced moments before kickoff by rookie Justin Herbert after a pregame medical accident resulted in Taylor suffering a punctured […]

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Woman to lead Rochester police after Daniel Prude’s death

Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren tapped a Black woman to become the new interim city police chief, saying Saturday she will bring a “fresh approach to policing” in the aftermath to Daniel Prude’s death By The Associated Press September 26, 2020, 5:52 PM • 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article ROCHESTER, N.Y. […]

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How a Pledge to Dismantle the Minneapolis Police Collapsed

MINNEAPOLIS — Over three months ago, a majority of the Minneapolis City Council pledged to defund the city’s police department, making a powerful statement that reverberated across the country. It shook up Capitol Hill and the presidential race, shocked residents, delighted activists and changed the trajectory of efforts to overhaul the police during a crucial […]

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Paul Pettit, phenom who earned MLB’s first $100,000 signing bonus, dies at 88

Paul Pettit, the Harbor City Narbonne pitching phenom who struck out 27 batters in a game in 1949 and was the first player to receive a six-figure signing bonus from a major league team, died of natural causes at his home in Canyon Lake, Calif., on Thursday, his family announced. Pettit was 88. Nicknamed “Lefty” […]

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Embezzlement, sham marriage charges get city treasurer fired

The city treasurer for Philadelphia has been fired after federal prosecutors charged him with embezzling money from customers at a bank where he previously worked and entering into a sham marriage to get U.S. citizenship By The Associated Press September 25, 2020, 7:58 PM • 3 min read PHILADELPHIA — The treasurer of Philadelphia was […]

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Fed’s George says strains on financial industry could still mount

© Reuters. Kansas City Federal Reserve Bank President Esther George addresses the National Association for Business Economics in Denver WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The current recession’s impact on households and businesses could still risk the sort of damage to the banking system that the United States has avoided so far, Kansas City Federal Reserve president Esther […]

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Virus cases rise in US heartland, home to anti-mask feelings

It began with devastation in the New York City area, followed by a summertime crisis in the Sun Belt. Now the coronavirus is striking cities with much smaller populations in the heartland, often in conservative corners of America where anti-mask sentiment runs high. The spread has created new problems at hospitals, schools and colleges in […]

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Chris Paul discusses the grand jury’s decision on Breonna Taylor’s case | First Take

Oklahoma City Thunder PG Chris Paul joins First Take to discuss the grand jury’s decision on Breonna Taylor’s case. #FirstTake #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN on Social […]

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Chris Paul talks involvement during HBCU week & reflects on fighting for social justice | First Take

Oklahoma City Thunder PG Chris Paul joins First Take to discuss his involvement during HBCU week and reflects on fighting for social justice this season. #FirstTake #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on […]

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UK public borrowing overtakes financial crisis peak

© Reuters. A man crosses the road in the City of London financial district amid the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) By David Milliken and Andy Bruce LONDON (Reuters) – British public borrowing surged again in August to a record high, driven by huge outlays to combat the coronavirus pandemic, with the budget deficit […]

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At Climate Week, America’s Cascading Disasters Dominate

It’s been a very different Climate Week in New York City this year, and not just because of social distancing. For the first time, the annual gathering, meant to showcase efforts against global warming worldwide, came as climate disasters pummeled the host country. There were fire tornadoes in the American West; a slow-moving hurricane drowned […]

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