The Nets’ latest foray into the world of superteams might be over.Kevin Durant, a 12-time N.B.A. All-Star, has requested a trade, and the Nets have given him permission to find a trade partner, Rich Kleiman, Durant’s business manager, told ESPN. ...

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Stories about Snake Island stretch back millennia to the ancient Greeks’ mythological Trojan war.Russian forces have withdrawn from Snake Island in the Black Sea in a move Ukraine hailed as a victory and Russia said showed Moscow was not seeking ...

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Tory deputy chief whip Chris Pincher has quit after he allegedly groped two men while he was drunk.In a resignation letter sent to Boris Johnson, he said he had “embarrassed himself and other people” by drinking too much at the Conservative Part ...

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HARTFORD, Conn. — An ace right-hander with 3,000 strikeouts and a Hall of Fame résumé took the mound at Citi Field on Wednesday afternoon. He fired eight shutout innings against a first-place team on his way to a victory. It lined up precisely w ...

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Many Hamlets I’ve seen are wily. Some kooky. Narcissistic, aloof, even pretentious. Less common is a Hamlet who is tender and romantic and achingly vulnerable, like a petal falling from the head of a flower at the end of its bloom.When Alex Lawt ...

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If you're holding the winning ticket for Powerball's $366.7 million jackpot, don't forget about your silent partner: Uncle Sam.After rolling higher for about two months of three weekly drawings with no winner, the lottery game's top prize was na ...

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This week, a calm, even-toned conversation between two carefully dressed Republican women, Cassidy Hutchinson and Representative Liz Cheney, created one of the most explosive and riveting television events of the decade.Americans were captivated ...

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Ron Johnson during a panel discussion at the CNBC Evolve New York event on June 19, 2019.Astrid Stawiarz | CNBCEnjoy Technology, a retail startup founded by former Apple and J.C. Penney exec Ron Johnson, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protectio ...

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Boris Johnson sought to smooth over a major row with his defence secretary Ben Wallace by promising to hike defence spending to 2.5 per cent of Britain’s economic output by the end of the decade.The prime minister wrapped up the crucial Nato sum ...

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Pressure builds on Democrats to take bold steps to protect abortion and waive a US Senate rule that has blocked legislation.President Joe Biden has said that he supports calls to waive the filibuster so that legislation can be passed to protect ...

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