Is Ben Simmons the best player left off of First Take’s Primetime Players list?

Max Kellerman says Philadelphia 76ers PG Ben Simmons is the best player in the NBA not to make the list of First Take’s Primetime Players, but Domonique Foxworth picks Toronto Raptors PF Pascal Siakam. #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 […]

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Weinstein raped me in 1994 at age 17, woman says in lawsuit

A woman who says Harvey Weinstein raped her when she was 17 is among four plaintiffs in a new lawsuit against the imprisoned movie mogul, the latest court action accusing him of decades of vile sexual behavior. The woman, now 43, alleges Weinstein forced her to disrobe, demanded she perform oral sex on him and […]

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Powell Says Fed Crossed Red Lines When Virus Demanded Action

© Reuters. Powell Says Fed Crossed Red Lines When Virus Demanded Action (Bloomberg) — Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell defended aggressive action to shield the economy as the coronavirus pandemic took hold and said the central bank was “days” away from launching its Main Street Lending Program. “We crossed a lot of red lines that […]

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After George Floyd death, Omar working on legislation to investigate all officer-involved shootings, uses of force

Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar says she is working on legislation to investigate all officer-involved shootings and excessive uses of force, following the death of George Floyd. “We need to establish an independent federal agency to investigate all officer-involved shootings and excessive uses of force,” Omar said on Twitter Thursday. “I am working on legislation to make […]

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Rachael Ray is doing the only live cooking show on daytime TV

Rachael Ray says that producing live cooking segments for her daytime talk show during the pandemic, from her home in upstate New York, has worked better than she expected. “The only transition was to let people into this space,” says Ray, 51. “This is my home, and over the years Food Network and other media […]

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John Krasinski defends selling ‘Some Good News’ after fans call him a ‘sellout’

John Krasinski didn’t “sell out,” he says. He just sold a TV show concept to a billion-dollar company. The actor/director, 40, took heat on social media last week after fans discovered that his feel-good YouTube show “Some Good News” had been sold to ViacomCBS for an undisclosed sum of money. It was reported that the […]

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Amazon suspends warehouse worker after he handed out union flyers

An Amazon warehouse worker says he was suspended after handing out flyers encouraging colleagues to join a union. John Hopkins’s account of his May 2 suspension from Amazon’s DSF4 facility in California is the latest example of the e-commerce giant allegedly cracking down on critics during the coronavirus pandemic. Amazon told Hopkins he was sidelined […]

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Red Cross says 208 COVID-related attacks on health workers

The president of the International Committee of the Red Cross says it has recorded 208 COVID-19-related attacks against health workers and installations in 13 countries since March By EDITH M. LEDERER Associated Press May 28, 2020, 4:44 AM 3 min read 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article UNITED NATIONS — The […]

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Why Hugh Dancy Is “Glad” Claire Danes Slept with Someone Else | Daily Pop | E! News

Hugh Dancy says thank you to Claire Danes’ "inadequate lover." The "Hannibal" star’s response to hearing about his now-wife’s one-night stand before they became an item is epic. Watch! #HughDancy #ENews #CelebrityNews #ClaireDanes Subscribe: http://bit.ly/enewssub Subscribe to Daily Pop The PODCAST: http://linktr.ee/dailypop About Daily Pop: Come for the Hollywood headlines, stay for the hot takes […]

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Nebraska court orders disclosure of execution drug records

The Nebraska Supreme Court says prison officials cannot withhold public records that reveal where they purchased their supply of lethal injection drugs By GRANT SCHULTE Associated Press May 15, 2020, 2:53 PM 3 min read 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article OMAHA, Neb. — Nebraska prison officials cannot withhold public records […]

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Officer suspended for remark after Indiana police killed man

Indianapolis’ police chief says the department has suspended a detective whose remarks about the body of a 21-year-old black man fatally shot by another officer sparked criticism By The Associated Press May 14, 2020, 9:01 PM 2 min read 2 min read INDIANAPOLIS — The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department suspended a detective whose remarks about […]

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Trump calls on Graham to demand Obama testify amid unmasking controversy: ‘Just do it’

<br> President Trump says the explosive unmasking of Gen. Flynn was a President Trump on Thursday pressed Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham to call former President Barack Obama to testify amid new developments surrounding the origins of the Russia investigation and efforts at the time to “unmask” Michael Flynn’s name in intelligence reports. “If […]

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Alia Shawkat, 31, Brad Pitt’s Good Friend, Bikes In Her Own Unique Style & Protective Gear

Who says you can’t mix prints? Alia Shawkat did just that with her colorful ensemble during a bike ride in LA on May 12! The actress was dressed in a red and green Hawaiian shirt with purple plaid pants and blue sneakers. Alia Shawkat‘s fashion can be described in two words — bold and bright. […]

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Chris Cuomo says ‘anti-elitists’ at Fox News seem to be ‘OK with 10,000 more dead’

Chris Cuomo says ‘anti-elitists’ at Fox News seem to be ‘OK with 10,000 more dead’ Stephen Proctor May 13, 2020 Chris Cuomo closed his show Tuesday night by slamming President Trump and Fox News for their messaging as the country continues to struggle with the coronavirus pandemic. Fox hosts have pushed Americans to get back […]

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Michael Jordan would have made it to the MLB in 3 years – Terry Francona | SC with SVP

Terry Francona joins SportsCenter with Scott Van Pelt as he says the Cleveland Indians have been good about keeping coaches and players in the loop regarding the latest on when the 2020 MLB season will start. Francona is optimistic that baseball will be back sometime in July. Francona finishes by talking about coaching Michael Jordan […]

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Education Department targets employers over wage garnishment

The U.S. Education Department says it’s ramping up efforts to contact more than 37,000 employers who have improperly continued to garnish wages from workers who have fallen behind on their student loans. Congress ordered a temporary pause on involuntary collections in March, but the Education Department was sued weeks later in a class action case […]

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Tesla, Defying Local Order, Plans to Restart Factory: Live Business Updates

[embedded content] Here’s what you need to know: Elon Musk says Tesla is restarting production despite a county order. Asian markets tumble amid spate of negative virus news. China bans some beef from Australia as tensions flare. Why Wall Street has become so disconnected from economic reality. Catch up: Here’s what else is happening. ImageCars […]

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Biden, DNC haul in more than $60 million in April despite coronavirus fundraising challenges

Joe Biden’s presidential campaign says that it and the Democratic National Committee raised a combined $60.5 million in April. The haul – while impressive – is a drop from the nearly $79 million combined the two organizations brought in in March. BIDEN ACCUSES TRUMP OF PUSHING ‘FALSE CHOICE’ DURING CORONAVIRUS CRISIS The coronavirus outbreak swept […]

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