Lakers’ LeBron James and Anthony Davis are selected to All-NBA first team

LeBron James and Anthony Davis have been awarded spots on the All-NBA first team, the only two players with the honor who are still playing inside the NBA bubble. The Lakers duo are joined by Houston’s James Harden, Dallas’ Luka Doncic and Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo, the likely league most valuable player. Antetokounmpo and James were […]

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In Stimulus Talks, McConnell Is Outside the Room and in a Tight Spot

WASHINGTON — Senator Mitch McConnell has put himself in one of the toughest spots of a political life that has seen plenty of them. Up for re-election in the middle of an unforgiving pandemic, the Kentucky Republican and majority leader is caught in a family feud between a group of endangered incumbents in his party […]

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Virus prompts drastic measures as death tolls set records

The coronavirus kept surging in hot spots around the U.S. on Thursday, with one city in South Carolina urging people to pray it into submission, a hospital in Texas bringing in military medical personnel and morgues running out of space in Phoenix. Record numbers of confirmed infections and deaths emerged again in states in the […]

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Virus prompts drastic measures in Texas as death toll grows

The spread of the coronavirus surged unabated in hot spots around the U.S. on Thursday, with one city in South Carolina urging people to pray it into submission, a hospital in Texas bringing in military medical personnel and funeral morgues running out of space in Phoenix. Record numbers of cases and deaths were popping up […]

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With Unemployment Offices Busy, Recovery Seems a ‘Long Haul’

As American businesses reopen in fits and starts — and anxiety over new coronavirus hot spots increases — state unemployment offices still have their hands full. Nearly 1.5 million workers filed new claims for state unemployment insurance last week, the Labor Department reported Thursday, the 14th week in a row that the figure has topped […]

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Coronavirus Live Updates: C.D.C. Suggests Radical Changes to the American Office Space

Here’s what you need to know: As new hot spots emerge, the pandemic may be entering another phase. Image Downtown Los Angeles this month.Credit…Philip Cheung for The New York Times The most basic way to track the progress of any outbreak is by seeing how many new cases and deaths are reported in a given […]

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Powerful Meat Industry Holds More Sway After Trump’s Order

Ever since slaughterhouses became coronavirus hot spots, the meat industry has been asking the Trump administration for help. Hundreds of employees have been getting sick or not showing up for work for fear of contracting the virus. Labor unions, which had been largely quiet in their dealings with many of the large meat companies before […]

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As outbreaks flatten in places, Japan, India see more cases

Coronavirus infections are spiking in Japan and creating hot spots in India’s congested cities just as the U.S. and some of the hardest-hit European countries are considering when to start easing restrictions that have helped curb their outbreaks of the disease. Japan reported more than 500 new cases for the first time Thursday, a worrisome […]

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‘American Idol’ Recap: The Judges Reveal A Major Twist While Deciding The Rest Of The Top 20

Only 12 spots were left in the top 20 at the start of the April 5 episode of ‘American Idol.’ The judges had to make some tough decisions and delivered a jaw-dropping twist that 2 of the contestants didn’t see coming. The fight for the American Idol top 20 is on in Hawaii. Eight singers […]

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Stan Van Gundy’s disinterest in Knicks’ coaching job goes beyond talent problem

Both the Knicks and the Nets have head coaching vacancies. And between the two open spots, Stan Van Gundy – a big-name coach on the market – says the more attractive gig is the one in Brooklyn. And it’s not even close. “Of the two the Nets are the better job. There’s no question about […]

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First Take debates the best landing spot for Cam Newton

Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman discuss the best landing spots for QB Cam Newton after the Carolina Panthers moved on to Teddy Bridgewater. #FirstTake #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 YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on […]

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Tom Brady texted ex-Patriots OC Charlie Weis ‘nobody knows anything’ on his decision | Golic & Wingo

Stephen A.’s top 5 landing spots for Brady: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wh3K5jLQExM Former New England Patriots offensive coordinator Charlie Weis joins Golic and Wingo to discuss Tom Brady’s future, saying "nobody knows anything" about Brady’s NFL free agency decision. #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 […]

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