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Creighton Suspends Greg McDermott Over ‘Plantation’ Pep Talk

Creighton Suspends Greg McDermott Over ‘Plantation’ Pep Talk

Creighton Suspends Greg McDermott Over ‘Plantation’ Pep Talk Creighton Suspends Greg McDermott Over ‘Plantation’ Pep Talk Greg McDermott, the coach of Creighton’s men’s basketball team, has been suspended on the eve of the N.C.A.A. tournament after he admitted telling his players they needed to “stay on the plantation” in a postgame speech. McDermott admitted making the comments in the locker …

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Amid turmoil over elections, rising cases in Somalia fuel talk of a new lockdown.

Amid turmoil over elections, rising cases in Somalia fuel talk of a new lockdown.

Amid turmoil over elections, rising cases in Somalia fuel talk of a new lockdown. Amid turmoil over elections, rising cases in Somalia fuel talk of a new lockdown. The health minister of Somalia on Monday proposed new efforts to curb the rising number of coronavirus infections in the country, which is battling a worsening caseload amid an impasse over elections …

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Biden and Netanyahu Finally Talk, but No Details Are Revealed About What

Biden and Netanyahu Finally Talk, but No Details Are Revealed About What

Biden and Netanyahu Finally Talk, but No Details Are Revealed About What Biden and Netanyahu Finally Talk, but No Details Are Revealed About What President Biden and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel had an hourlong phone conversation on Wednesday, four weeks after Mr. Biden took office and at a time of clear disagreement over the new administration’s effort to …

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Rush Limbaugh, Talk Radio’s Provocateur, Dies at 70

Rush Limbaugh, Talk Radio’s Provocateur, Dies at 70

Rush Limbaugh, Talk Radio’s Provocateur, Dies at 70 Rush Limbaugh, Talk Radio’s Provocateur, Dies at 70 Unlike Howard Stern, Don Imus and other big names in shock radio, Mr. Limbaugh had no on-the-air sidekicks, though he had conversations with the unheard voice of someone he called “Bo Snerdly.” Nor did he have writers, scripts or outlines, just notes and clippings …

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Earth to Voyager 2: After a Year in the Darkness, We Can Talk to You Again

Earth to Voyager 2: After a Year in the Darkness, We Can Talk to You Again

Earth to Voyager 2: After a Year in the Darkness, We Can Talk to You Again Earth to Voyager 2: After a Year in the Darkness, We Can Talk to You Again “I think there was probably a big sigh of relief there,” Mr. Nagle said. “And we were very pleased to be able to confirm that the spacecraft was …

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‘Framing Britney Spears’ Filmmakers Talk About Their Process

'Framing Britney Spears' Filmmakers Talk About Their Process

‘Framing Britney Spears’ Filmmakers Talk About Their Process ‘Framing Britney Spears’ Filmmakers Talk About Their Process Times Insider explains who we are and what we do, and delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. The premiere last week of the film “Framing Britney Spears,” part of the TV documentary series “The New York Times Presents,” looked closely at …

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Reddit, the Talk of the Internet, Raises $250 Million

Reddit, the Talk of the Internet, Raises $250 Million

Reddit, the Talk of the Internet, Raises $250 Million Reddit, the Talk of the Internet, Raises $250 Million SAN FRANCISCO — Fresh off a winning Super Bowl ad and a role at the center of a recent stock market frenzy, Reddit announced on Monday that it had raised $250 million in new funding, valuing the social news start-up at $6 …

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The Talk of the Super Bowl Is Quarterbacks, Except One

The Talk of the Super Bowl Is Quarterbacks, Except One

The Talk of the Super Bowl Is Quarterbacks, Except One The Talk of the Super Bowl Is Quarterbacks, Except One Kaepernick’s critique of America foretold it all. But if you think everything is fine now that there’s a new face in the White House, think again. Remember that he began his protest not under former President Donald J. Trump, but …

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Inside the Drew Barrymore Talk Show

Inside the Drew Barrymore Talk Show

Inside the Drew Barrymore Talk Show Inside the Drew Barrymore Talk Show Oh, the stains. The staaaains! It’s the stains that truly obsess Drew Barrymore. “I’m a stan for stains,” she said on a recent episode of “The Drew Barrymore Show,” her syndicated talk show that premiered nationally in mid-September. Not that she knew what a “stan”— a portmanteau of …

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Can We Talk About the Mom in ‘A Christmas Story’?

Can We Talk About the Mom in ‘A Christmas Story’?

Can We Talk About the Mom in ‘A Christmas Story’? Can We Talk About the Mom in ‘A Christmas Story’? It’s been tough to watch movies in 2020 and not project our frustrations and anxieties onto the screen. Maybe the extravagant wedding sequence in “The Godfather” suddenly felt garish compared to all of this year’s Zoom “I Dos.” Or maybe …

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