Tyson Fury beats Deontay Wilder in rematch for WBC heavyweight title

Britain’s Tyson Fury defeated American boxer Deontay Wilder of Alabama on Saturday night in Las Vegas to capture the WBC heavyweight title.Fury, whose previous fight with Wilder, in Los Angeles in 2018, ended in a draw, knocked down Wilder in the third and fifth rounds — and dominated the bout until Wilder’s team threw in the towel…

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Sanders’ accept in Nevada reinforces his front-runner position, draws extra assaults from rivals

LAS VEGAS – Celebrating what appeared to be a convincing Nevada caucuses victory, an exuberant Bernie Sanders crowed to a large crowd Saturday night after moving on to the Super Tuesday state of Texas.“Don’t tell anybody, I don’t want to get them nervous,” Sanders said. “We’re going to win the Democratic primary in Texas.”Sanders’ win in…

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NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes protect close with wait on from Zamboni driver after 2 goalies salvage atomize

TORONTO — Emergency backup goalie Dave Ayres made eight saves in relief of Carolina’s two injured netminders in the Hurricanes’ 6-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.Ayres, who works as a Zamboni driver for the Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League, was forced into action midway through the second period after Carolina’s…

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These states just today enacted bail-reform laws

Some states have taken steps in recent years to close the gap between what criminal justice advocates claim are two tiers of the justice system: one where people can effectively buy themselves out of police custody and another where those arrested for low-level offenses are stuck in jail because they lack the financial means to…

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Rod Blagojevich: Trump had ‘testicular virility important’ to commute sentence, no longer like Obama

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich joined “Watters’ World” in an interview that aired Saturday, saying President Trump had the “testicular virility necessary to do the right thing” — something he said former President Barack Obama did not.”Well, let me just say this, that the current president has trumped the former president when it comes to…

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Some Democrats are freaking out at possibilities that Sanders might per chance engage nomination

Some Democrats are freaking out.They’re freaking out at prospects that Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., could win the Democratic nomination. They worry about how Sanders matches up against President Trump. They fret that Sanders’s socialism could inhibit his ability to woo swing voters, those in rural areas, the upper Midwest and conservative Democrats generally. They don’t think…

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Jeffrey Epstein estate’s bills, workers going unpaid over ‘insufficient funds,’ attorneys bellow: document

Lawyers for late convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s $600 million U.S. Virgin Islands estate said liens imposed by the local attorney general have left them unable to pay the estate’s bills, employees at his various properties or for legal defense from his accusers, according to a filing made public Friday.Co-executors Darren K. Indyke and Richard D. Kahn’s…

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Laura Ingraham mocks Dems’ lack of skill to ensure same-day Nevada outcomes: ‘Are we a Third World nation?’

Do Saturday’s Nevada Democratic primary caucuses even matter? That’s the question Fox News host Laura Ingraham raised Friday night, on the eve of the voting — as many other questions hovered over the contest.”And it looks like Democrats could be facing a repeat of the fiasco we saw in Iowa two weeks back, if you…

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Sen. Cotton on coronavirus: ‘China is moderately managing the waft of recordsdata’

Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., pushed back Friday night against accusations that he is floating conspiracy theories about the coronavirus and its origins in China.”We know that it didn’t start in the Wuhan food market. That was the original story of the Chinese Communist Party,” Cotton said during an appearance on Fox News’ “The Ingraham Angle.” “So…

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Rod Blagojevich, Anderson Cooper spar over ex-gov’s file, prison case: ‘Merely bulls—‘

Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich and CNN anchor Anderson Cooper engaged in a lengthy and contentious back-and-forth Friday night over the recently freed Democrat’s record and claims he’s made about his criminal case.Their frustration with one another appeared to reach a boiling point, with Cooper accusing Blagojevich on air of spouting “bulls—,” and Blagojevich using…

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