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Ed Gillespie is not interested in the latest Trump tweets NBA reveals All-Rookie, All-Defensive teams (Yahoo Sports)

Ed Gillespie is not interested in the latest Trump tweetsEd Gillespie has a tricky road ahead of him as he campaigns for Virginia governor this year. The Republican nominee wants to talk about state issues, not President Trump, not Russia and certainly not what’s on Twitter. The latest sign is that former President Obama has already decided to campaign for the Democratic nominee, Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam.


Draymond Green

The league announced the 2016-17 All-Defensive and All-Rookie teams as a lead-in to an NBA Awards show that seems well past due.


Pakistan Tanker Explosion: at Least 153 Killed Why Cam's comeback is critical for Panthers, NFL (Yahoo Sports)

Pakistan Tanker Explosion: at Least 153 KilledAn oil tanker truck crashed on a busy highway in Pakistan Sunday, killing at least 153 people when it exploded as crowds rushed to the scene to collect leaking fuel.


Cam Newton (AP)

Cam Newton's soft tosses in the locker room Monday were big news for a team and league that needs his star power.


Air Asia Pilots Asks Passengers ‘To Pray’ During Wild Flight Rumors about Cavs smack of desperation (Yahoo Sports)

Air Asia Pilots Asks Passengers ‘To Pray’ During Wild FlightThe pilot twice asked passengers to pray on Air Asia flight D7237 from Australia to Malaysia as the plane shook like a "washing machine" for two hours, according to passengers.


The Cleveland Cavaliers want it all, and that still might not be enough

Cleveland is reportedly wooing Paul George, Carmelo Anthony and Dwyane Wade in an attempt to compete with Golden State.


The Latest: Baby Doe's mother to be sentenced this week All-Star Game voting: Five races to watch (Yahoo Sports)

The Latest: Baby Doe's mother to be sentenced this weekBOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the murder conviction of a Massachusetts man in the killing of his ex-girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter, who came to be known as Baby Doe (all times local):


Marcell Ozuna (Getty Images)

Marcell Ozuna has passed Jason Heyward in the final MLB All-Star update before the rosters are announced. That's one of our five races to watch.


US urges Qatar and Saudi-led group to 'lower rhetoric' Niemi finally getting bought out by Stars (Yahoo Sports)

US urges Qatar and Saudi-led group to 'lower rhetoric'US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Sunday for a "lowering of rhetoric" between Qatar and a four-nation group led by Saudi Arabia after Doha denounced their sweeping list of demands. Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates and Egypt want Qatar to meet their 13-point ultimatum -- ostensibly aimed at fighting extremism and terrorism -- in return for an end to a nearly three-week-old diplomatic and trade "blockade" of the emirate.


Antti Niemi

The Dallas Stars are finally bidding farewell to Antti Niemi, who will have the final year of his misbegotten contact bought out.




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    Why U.S. Engagement Policy Is The Correct One

    Invariably, when one thinks of the efficacy of a nation’s military, the mind’s eye is drawn to the ability of that country to deliver a \"warhead onto the forehead\" of their enemies. Indeed, owing to the Pentagon’s slick packaging of the First Gulf War, modern conflict, in the American mind, became synonymous with high-tech toys, grainy videos of successful missile shots, and a quick resolution of hostilities.

    Living Wages Are A Global Problem

    The recent protests for an increased minimum wage are part of a larger global protest. The purpose is the same for low wage earners all over the world; increase wages to match the cost of living, and allow workers to form unions if desired and needed. The global protest has gained media attention all over the world, but critics claim that is the only accomplishment the movement will have.

    Ukraine: Not What It Seems

    After tense days of fighting this week, people in Ukraine are mourning the dead and celebrating the removal of President Victor Yanukovych from power. The final struggle that began on February 18, was the bloodiest endured by the protesters of Euromaidan. By February 22 the fighting was over.

    In a Five to Four Decision, Voting Just Got Harder

    In a five to four decision along party lines, the Supreme Court ruled on the controversial Shelby County v. Holder case. The ruling, believed by many sets the nation back decades in Civil Rights, while others see it as the fault of Congress dropping the ball on updating the act when it should have years ago.

    Coup Or Civil War In Egypt

    The day after new protests erupted in Egypt the military in a show of support presented an ultimatum to Mohamed Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood-led government. Morsi was to step down from power and meet all of the demands of the Egyptian people, or face being removed by the military on Wednesday. As the ultimatum deadline draws closer in Egypt, Morsi refuses to leave, insisting that parliamentary elections are needed before he should be removed, and that he doesn't have permission from the United States to remove himself from power. Most recently he stated he will pay with his life to preserve the sanctity of the ballot box.

     

     
     
     
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