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No March Madness? For Those Headed to the N.B.A., That’s Just Fine.

No March Madness? For Those Headed to the N.B.A., That’s Just Fine.

No March Madness? For Those Headed to the N.B.A., That’s Just Fine. No March Madness? For Those Headed to the N.B.A., That’s Just Fine. Markelle Fultz did not need March Madness. Neither did Luka Doncic, Ben Simmons and plenty of other basketball stars going back decades. By the time Fultz and Simmons were drafted into the N.B.A., they had dazzled …

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James Harden Is Headed Back to Houston. Too Bad He’s Not Staying.

James Harden Is Headed Back to Houston. Too Bad He’s Not Staying.

James Harden Is Headed Back to Houston. Too Bad He’s Not Staying. James Harden Is Headed Back to Houston. Too Bad He’s Not Staying. Stats entering Tuesday night’s games. .402 Tuesday marked one full year on the job for Leon Rose as the Knicks’ team president. The Knicks are 18-17, better than many pundits predicted, but the history stacked against …

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Haaland, With a Key Vote in Her Column, Appears Headed for Confirmation

Haaland, With a Key Vote in Her Column, Appears Headed for Confirmation

Haaland, With a Key Vote in Her Column, Appears Headed for Confirmation Haaland, With a Key Vote in Her Column, Appears Headed for Confirmation WASHINGTON — Senator Joe Manchin III, the West Virginia Democrat who heads the Senate Energy Committee, announced Wednesday that he would vote to confirm Representative Deb Haaland of New Mexico to head the Interior Department, most …

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Why is Russell Westbrook Headed to His Third Team in Three Years?

Why is Russell Westbrook Headed to His Third Team in Three Years?

Why is Russell Westbrook Headed to His Third Team in Three Years? Why is Russell Westbrook Headed to His Third Team in Three Years? Russell Westbrook is a Most Valuable Player Award winner. He is regularly an All-Star (nine times in 12 seasons) and will almost assuredly be a first-ballot Hall of Famer when his career ends. He has led …

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Iceberg Headed for Sub-Antarctic Island Could Threaten Wildlife

Iceberg Headed for Sub-Antarctic Island Could Threaten Wildlife

Iceberg Headed for Sub-Antarctic Island Could Threaten Wildlife Iceberg Headed for Sub-Antarctic Island Could Threaten Wildlife An iceberg roughly the size of Delaware that is headed toward the sub-Antarctic island of South Georgia has experts worried about the possibility of it blocking wildlife from food sources and threatening the island’s ecosystem. The iceberg, known as A68a, was about 400 kilometers, …

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QAnon Supporter Marjorie Taylor Greene Is Headed to Congress

QAnon Supporter Marjorie Taylor Greene Is Headed to Congress

QAnon Supporter Marjorie Taylor Greene Is Headed to Congress QAnon Supporter Marjorie Taylor Greene Is Headed to Congress Elsewhere, Ron Weber, a West Point graduate and lawyer in Ohio who beat three other contenders in a primary and has shared QAnon hashtags and conspiracy theories on social media, lost his race on Tuesday. But it is Ms. Greene, the victorious …

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In Diplomatic Doubleheader, U.S. Seizes Iranian Fuel From Ships Headed to Venezuela

In Diplomatic Doubleheader, U.S. Seizes Iranian Fuel From Ships Headed to Venezuela

In Diplomatic Doubleheader, U.S. Seizes Iranian Fuel From Ships Headed to Venezuela In Diplomatic Doubleheader, U.S. Seizes Iranian Fuel From Ships Headed to Venezuela WASHINGTON — The United States has seized more than 1.1 million barrels of Iranian fuel that was headed to Venezuela, officials said on Friday, in a high-seas handover that blocked two diplomatic adversaries from evading American …

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Eight in 10 Americans think country is headed in wrong direction, a Trump era record

Eight in 10 Americans think country is headed in wrong direction, a Trump era record

Eight in 10 Americans think country is headed in wrong direction, a Trump era record Eight in 10 Americans think country is headed in wrong direction, a Trump era record The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. More Americans are pessimistic about the direction of their country than …

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Disgraced Lobbyist Jack Abramoff Headed Back to Jail

Disgraced Lobbyist Jack Abramoff Headed Back to Jail

Disgraced Lobbyist Jack Abramoff Headed Back to Jail Disgraced Lobbyist Jack Abramoff Headed Back to Jail Jack Abramoff, the disgraced lobbyist whose corruption became a symbol of the excesses of Washington influence peddling, is set to return to jail for violating the law that was amended in response to his earlier crimes, law enforcement officials said on Thursday. Prosecutors said …

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Tamika Catchings: ‘Relentless’ and Headed to the Hall of Fame

Tamika Catchings: ‘Relentless’ and Headed to the Hall of Fame

Catchings was known to do everything for her team, too. Her Fever teams reached the playoffs every season from 2005 to 2016, including W.N.B.A. finals appearances in 2009, 2012 and 2015. They did so without the kind of supporting cast typically found on finalists, instead relying on Catchings to elevate the play of her teammates. “Tamika Catchings was a cut …

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