Larry Kramer, playwright and AIDS activist, dies at 84

By MARK KENNEDY NEW YORK  — Larry Kramer, the playwright whose angry voice and pen raised theatergoers’ consciousness about AIDS and roused thousands to militant protests in the early years of the epidemic, has died at 84. Bill Goldstein, a writer who was working on a biography of Kramer, confirmed the news to The Associated […]

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‘We Loved Each Other’: Fauci Recalls Larry Kramer, Friend and Nemesis

“How did I meet Larry? He called me a murderer and an incompetent idiot on the front page of the San Francisco Examiner magazine.” Speaking as he passed though a fever check on his way into the White House, Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, recalled […]

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Slash tax rate in half for corporations returning to US, White House adviser suggests

White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow on Friday floated the idea of cutting the corporate tax rate in half for US companies that bring their operations back from other countries. “Why not provide a 50 percent discount for the corporate tax rate if you’re moving from outside the US to the US?” Kudlow told reporters […]

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2 Fugitives Arrested in Fatal Dispute Over Mask at Family Dollar Store

Image Ramonyea T. Bishop, 23, left, and Larry E. Teague, 44, face felony premeditated murder and firearms charges.Credit…U.S. Marshals Service Two fugitives sought in connection with the fatal shooting of a security guard at a Family Dollar store in Michigan over a dispute about a customer not wearing a face mask have been arrested, the […]

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Judge restores New York Democratic presidential primary

By LARRY NEUMEISTER, MARINA VILLENEUVE and BILL BARROW NEW YORK  — The New York Democratic presidential primary must take place June 23 because canceling it would be unconstitutional and deprive withdrawn presidential candidates Bernie Sanders and Andrew Yang of proper representation at the Democratic convention, a judge ruled Tuesday. U.S. District Judge Analisa Torres in […]

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Front-line face-offs: Mask requirement sparks threats, rebellion, shouting at store workers: ‘And we can’t do anything about it’

Shoppers leave a grocery store in Annapolis, Md., last month after Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan signed an executive order to require people to wear face coverings in stores and on public transportation to help lessen the spread of the coronavirus. | Susan Walsh/AP file “My fear is that these instances will escalate into a situation […]

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Larry Bird’s top 10 moments with the Boston Celtics | SportsCenter

SportsCenter counts down Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird’s top 10 greatest moments throughout his career, including his franchise-record-setting 60-point game vs. the Atlanta Hawks in 1985, playing with his left hand vs. the Portland Trail Blazers in 1986 and his game-winning fadeaway jump shot vs. the Los Angeles Lakers in game 4 of the 1984 […]

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Former Larry Csonka on playing for Don Shula and the Dolphins’ 1972 undefeated season | Get Up

Larry Csonka joins Mike Greenberg on Get Up and discusses playing for Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Don Shula in Miami and reminisces on the Dolphins’ 1972 undefeated season. #GetUp #NFL ✔️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 […]

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Don Shula was not just my coach, he was family – Larry Csonka | NFL Live

Larry Csonka, who won two Super Bowls with the Miami Dolphins under coach Don Shula, joins NFL Live to discuss their relationship and the message Shula gave to the team that helped them go undefeated in 1972. #NFL #Shula #ESPN ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: […]

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Larry Fitzgerald on the addition of DeAndre Hopkins and golfing with Obama | Coffee With Cal

Kentucky basketball head coach John Calipari talks with his guest Larry Fitzgerald about the addition of DeAndre Hopkins, his part ownership in the Phoenix Suns, and golfing with President Obama. ✔️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 […]

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White House adviser will not rule out more money for states, small businesses

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington 2/2 By Doina Chiacu WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Sunday he would not rule out anything in a new relief bill to ease the “tremendous hardships” of the […]

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Chicago gang kingpin Larry Hoover’s bad behavior could keep him from cutting life sentence

Gangster Disciples leader Larry Hoover, center, with top gang lieutenant Gregory Shell (left) and gang associate Keith McCain. U.S. District Court, Atlanta | U.S. District Court, Atlanta Held in the same super-max prison where ‘El Chapo’ is locked up, the Gangster Disciples kingpin wants a break under the First Step Act that Kanye West championed. […]

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White House adviser won’t rule out more money for states, small businesses

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Sunday he would not rule out any element in the next potential coronavirus relief bill, including more money for state and local governments and […]

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Kudlow says White House to focus on future growth incentives

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said on Friday the Trump administration would focus on pro-growth measures and removing business barriers, as Congress deliberates the next massive coronavirus relief package. “So, we […]

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Trump threatens new tariffs on China in retaliation for coronavirus

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington 2/2 By Jeff Mason, Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic […]

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Trump threatens new tariffs on China as U.S. mulls retaliatory action over virus

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington 2/2 By Jeff Mason, Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic […]

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U.S. mulling potential retaliatory action against China over pandemic: sources

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Larry Kudlow participates in coronavirus economic “relief update” virtual event at the White House in Washington By Matt Spetalnick and Humeyra Pamuk WASHINGTON (Reuters) – There is a growing push within the Trump administration to craft a list of retaliatory measures against China over its role in the coronavirus outbreak, three […]

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White House, Pelosi respond to bleak GDP report amid efforts to lift coronavirus shutdowns

Kudlow: The spirit to go back to work is there National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow argues the worst of the coronavirus pandemic is over and the U.S. economy is getting ready to reopen. He also discussed the GDP drop and Gilead’s progress in Remdesivir as a treatment. Get all the latest news on coronavirus […]

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In New Orleans, friends respond as virus claims a Zulu king

If he had died in a normal time, Larry Arthur Hammond would have had a funeral befitting a Zulu king, with more than a thousand mourners in the church and marching in second-line parades celebrating a mainstay of New Orleans Mardi Gras royalty. Instead, only 10 people were allowed into the funeral parlor, his widow […]

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Clip surfaces of Biden accuser Tara Reade’s mother phoning into ‘Larry King Live’ in 1993 alluding to claim

A resurfaced clip on “Larry King Live” in 1993 appears to show the mother of Tara Reade — who has accused Joe Biden of past sexual assault while in the Senate — alluding to “problems” her daughter faced while working as a staffer for the then-Delaware senator. In a telephone interview with Fox News on Friday night, […]

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Larry Nance Jr. talks playing with Kobe and LeBron | Highlights with Omar

Cleveland Cavaliers forward Larry Nance Jr. joins Omar Raja to talk about playing alongside Kobe Bryant and LeBron James and he also breaks down some of the best poster dunks of his NBA career. #NBA #ESPN #Sports ✔️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 […]

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These H-O-R-S-E stories will allow you to forgive a tough watch

The greatest H-O-R-S-E man, in both fact and fiction, was — not surprisingly — a certain Larry Joe Bird of French Lick, Ind. Bird was almost impossible to beat when one of his more confident (or delusional) Celtics teammates — Danny Ainge, Cornbread Maxwell, Bill Walton — thought it was wise to challenge him. But […]

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Kudlow says senators should be ‘significantly punished’ if they engaged in insider trading

National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said Thursday that senators facing scrutiny for moving stock in the run-up to the coronavirus crisis should be “significantly punished” if they are proven to have broken insider trading laws, in comments that departed in tone from President Trump’s assessment. Sens. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., Kelly Loeffler, R-Ga., Richard Burr, R-N.C. and […]

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