NBA All-Star Sport’s MVP award renamed for Kobe Bryant

As the NBA All-Star Game returned to Chicago this weekend for the first time in more than 30 years, Commissioner Adam Silver announced Saturday that the game’s MVP award would be renamed for late Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant.“While (the trophy) has existed for a long time, it never had that particular player association, for example, in…

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AOC requires ‘turnout machine’ as 12 Dem competitors perceive her House seat

Despite her massive national media presence, it appears U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., isn’t taking reelection for granted.At a Saturday kickoff event in her bid for a second term, the far-left freshman congresswoman told supporters she wanted to see voter turnout in New York’s 14th Congressional District increase by “four times” over her previous run…

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Jesse Watters: ‘The left’ attacking Barr because ‘they know what’s coming’

Jesse Watters on Saturday addressed Democrats who are criticizing Attorney General William Barr for looking into former Trump associate Roger Stone’s sentencing, calling it much of the same from “the left.””The left already has this huge new scandal that’s very similar to the last so-called scandal in this way. It was a setup and nothing illegal…

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US defense chief slams China as rising threat to world express

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper on Saturday cast China as a rising threat to world order — saying the world’s most populous nation steals Western know-how, intimidates smaller neighbors and seeks an “advantage by any means and at any cost.”A frequent critic of China, Esper used an address to an international security conference in Munich, Germany,…

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Homelessness in Washington, DC: Listed below are the statistics

The most recent homelessness survey for the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area showed numbers moving in the right direction, revealing a seven percent decrease in the overall number of homeless people.A 2019 Point-in-Time survey conducted by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments showed there are a total of 9,794 homeless individuals. This is the lowest number since the region began collecting…

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Donald Trump Jr. says there’s no ‘equal justice’: ‘Can need to you’re a Trump guy, it’s over!’

Donald Trump Jr. appeared on “Watters’ World” Saturday night and commented on his father, President Trump, tweeting support for Attorney General William Barr shortening the sentence of former Trump associate Roger Stone and the criticism it garnered.”They’re saying, ‘well, what Trump did … ’ Trump tweeted about it to his millions of followers all over the world.…

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RCP reporter: Biden dropping in Nevada, Bloomberg ‘very entirely gratified’ with how election is having fun with out

RealClearPolitics (RCP) political reporter Philip Wegmann joined “America’s News HQ” Saturday to talk about what candidates in the upcoming Nevada caucuses and South Carolina primary have the advantage.”But if you look at that polling, what it shows is that Joe Biden was once in first place in Nevada. Now he’s trailing in second to Bernie Sanders,…

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Jim Gray to receive inaugural Perception Media Award from Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Standing

Sportscaster and Fox News contributor Jim Gray is set to receive the inaugural “Insight Media Award” during Enshrinement Weekend in late August for his achievements in sports reporting over the last 40 years.The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame previewed the award in a press release on Friday and praised Gray for his unique style.”The Insight Media Award honors…

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Iranian dissidents name for election boycott after regime disqualifies hundreds of candidates

Iranian dissidents opposed to the hardline regime in Tehran are urging their fellow citizens not to vote in next week’s elections, which they describe as a “sham” — calling on them to instead work to overthrow the struggling regime.“The boycott of the sham elections is a patriotic duty and the bond of the Iranian people with…

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Michael Flynn attorney claims authorities have committed ‘one atrocity after yet every other’ in case

There has been “one atrocity after the other” in the case of former U.S. national security adviser Michael Flynn, his defense attorney said Friday during an appearance on Fox News’ “Hannity.”In January, Flynn filed a motion to withdraw his guilty plea for lying to the FBI in the Russia investigation, claiming the government had acted in “bad faith.”DOJ…

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