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22 February 2019 ABD News News


A healthy Greg Bird already is bashing
A healthy Greg Bird already is bashing

New York Post, 08:51, 22 February 2019 Friday

TAMPA — Greg Bird entered spring training behind Luke Voit in the battle for the starting first-base job and embraced the competition. After two...

Australia says coal holdups at China ports are not a ban
Australia says coal holdups at China ports are not a ban

ABC News (Money), 08:34, 22 February 2019 Friday

Australia's trade minister says delays in handling of coal shipments at Chinese port are not a ban

John Jenkins thrilled he will be with Knicks for rest of season
John Jenkins thrilled he will be with Knicks for rest of season

New York Post, 08:37, 22 February 2019 Friday

John Jenkins didn’t expect to crack the rotation in his first two games with the Knicks. Jenkins, on his previous 10-day contract with the Wizards,...

Bishops offer 'financial gesture' to sex abuse victims in France
Bishops offer 'financial gesture' to sex abuse victims in France

NBC, 08:13, 22 February 2019 Friday

Some priests have escaped punishment because the statute of limitations on sex crimes against minors had run out.

Breaking down the Islanders with Butch Goring
Breaking down the Islanders with Butch Goring

New York Post, 08:15, 22 February 2019 Friday

How is this possible? That’s the question dancing throughout the NHL as the Islanders keep their stunning grip on top of the Metropolitan Division...

Trump’s
Trump’s repeated claim that China is paying ‘billions’ in tariffs to the Treasury

The Washington Post (Politics), 08:00, 22 February 2019 Friday

Over and over, President Trump says the Treasury is earning "billions" from tariffs. But Americans, not China, pay the tariffs and so far, it's a...

Down year for MAAC means Iona, Manhattan can dream
Down year for MAAC means Iona, Manhattan can dream

New York Post, 07:55, 22 February 2019 Friday

It is routine for the MAAC to be ranked among the better mid-major conferences in college basketball. It is common for its top teams to give power...

Pop quiz! Which actor has the most Oscars ever?
Pop quiz! Which actor has the most Oscars ever?

USA TODAY (Life), 05:28, 22 February 2019 Friday

Who has the most acting Oscars? It's a popular question for Google and crossword puzzles. Only one actor has four, the most ever earned....

WATCH:  SpaceX launches Israeli lunar spacecraft into orbit
WATCH: SpaceX launches Israeli lunar spacecraft into orbit

ABC News (Technology), 04:05, 22 February 2019 Friday

With the help of SpaceX, Israel is aiming to become the fourth country to successfully land on the moon.

From Syria, IS slips into Iraq to fight another day
From Syria, IS slips into Iraq to fight another day

ABC News (World), 06:26, 22 February 2019 Friday

Islamic State fighters facing defeat in Syria slip across border into Iraq, destabilizing its fragile security

What clues you can glean from early AAF results
What clues you can glean from early AAF results

New York Post, 06:54, 22 February 2019 Friday

Week 2 in the Alliance of American Football brought more clarity about overall team quality, and further highlighted the difficulties that poorly...

Doctor gets 3 years for trading drugs for sex
Doctor gets 3 years for trading drugs for sex

New York Post, 06:55, 22 February 2019 Friday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A North Carolina doctor has been sentenced to three years in federal prison for giving female patients drugs such as Percocet and...

Virginia pupils told to act as slaves for Black History Month
Virginia pupils told to act as slaves for Black History Month

NBC, 06:35, 22 February 2019 Friday

Children "don't need to relive slavery," said the head of the local NAACP. "We've done enough. We've paid enough."

Stephen Curry drains 10 3-pointers as Warriors nip Kings
Stephen Curry drains 10 3-pointers as Warriors nip Kings

New York Post, 06:43, 22 February 2019 Friday

OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry scored 36 points, hitting 10 3-pointers, and the Golden State Warriors survived a hectic finish to beat the...

In Nigeria, film stars deploy to plead for election peace
In Nigeria, film stars deploy to plead for election peace

America News (Californiya), 05:38, 22 February 2019 Friday

As emergencies go, it has a catchy tune. Faced with a Nigerian election that could spiral into violence, some in the popular film industry known as...

Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future
Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future

America News (Californiya), 05:38, 22 February 2019 Friday

As the outlook for coral reefs across a warming planet grows grimmer, scientists in Israel have discovered a rare glimmer of hope: The corals of...

LeBron James turns it on late as Lakers roll past Rockets
LeBron James turns it on late as Lakers roll past Rockets

New York Post, 06:34, 22 February 2019 Friday

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James scored 29 points, Brandon Ingram added 27 and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied from a 19-point deficit midway through the...

Tim Brando talks St. John’s chances and Zion Williamson
Tim Brando talks St. John’s chances and Zion Williamson

New York Post, 06:25, 22 February 2019 Friday

Fox Sports play-by-play man Tim Brando talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about St. John’s loss at Providence, Saturday night’s clash with...

LeBron James, Lakers frustrate James Harden, Rockets in fourth-quarter rally
LeBron James, Lakers frustrate James Harden, Rockets in fourth-quarter rally

USA TODAY (Sports), 06:19, 22 February 2019 Friday

James Harden extended his 30-point streak to 32 games, but LeBron James and the Lakers stymied the Rockets in the fourth for a 111-106 comeback...

1 twin was U.S. citizen, other wasn't until judge's ruling
1 twin was U.S. citizen, other wasn't until judge's ruling

NBC, 05:45, 22 February 2019 Friday

"This is justice! We are hopeful that no other family will ever have to go through this again," California fathers said.

Venezuela is closing its border with Brazil. Is Colombia next?
Venezuela is closing its border with Brazil. Is Colombia next?

CNN - Top Stories, 00:01, 22 February 2019 Friday

Nicolas Maduro will close Venezuela's border with Brazil, as tensions over foreign aid deliveries rise. The embattled President also is considering...

Man stabbed on Manhattan subway platform
Man stabbed on Manhattan subway platform

New York Post, 06:15, 22 February 2019 Friday

A man was stabbed in the arm during a fight in a Manhattan subway station on Thursday night, police said. The 45-year-old victim got into an...

Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future
Northern Red Sea coral reefs may survive a hot, grim future

America News (Hawaii), 05:38, 22 February 2019 Friday

As the outlook for coral reefs across a warming planet grows grimmer, scientists in Israel have discovered a rare glimmer of hope: The corals of...

Rodions Kurucs benched despite winning record he brings to Nets
Rodions Kurucs benched despite winning record he brings to Nets

New York Post, 06:09, 22 February 2019 Friday

The Nets’ Rising Star got a seat on the pine. After being injured in his last game before participating in the Rising Stars Challenge during...