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Phil Jackson expected to be fired as Knicks' president of basketball operations

Conversations about what was best for the team's future between Jackson and Knicks owner James Dolan accelerated this week when the franchise decided it would not buy out embattled forward Carmelo Anthony , sources said. Jackson has struggled to make progress with the Knicks , including a three-year record of 80-166 as the franchise's top basketball executive. Jackson declared that Anthony "may be better off with other teams" after their season ended with a 31-51 mark.

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NBA MVP: Watch Russell Westbrook's Best Plays From 2016-17 Season

Shorn of Kevin Durant , who attracted scorn by going to the 73-win Golden State Warriors only to emerge with the championship he craved, Westbrook became the Thunder's offense. Mike D'Antoni was then voted Coach of the Year , the second time he has won the award. "So that's why I'm a part of your congratulations video because we go back, what, 20 years - actually that's a fake story and I wish it were the truth".

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Monett Teacher Charged With Having Sex With A Student

Ms Barclay is the latest name which has come up in the list of teacher sexual assault scandals, and this news has grabbed a lot of attention. According to court documents, Barclay performed oral sex on the boy, 17, in her parked auto and romped with him at his family home.

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A look at Key Safety Systems, the MI company buying Takata

Rival Key Safety Systems , based in suburban Detroit, will buy most of Takata's assets for $1.6 billion and take over its manufacturing operations to make seat belts, air bags and other automotive safety devices, according to two people briefed on the matter.

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Prince Harry just secretly flew to Toronto to see Meghan Markle

It's Meghan's favorite "room" in the house. But it also seems like Markle will reciprocate the prince's gestures, since she was also reportedly seen at the Toronto airport Sunday night to catch a flight to London. "It's nice getting away from London every now and then-although they both love London, too". However, this turned out to be a false alarm as Prince William's brother was only fond of giving his girlfriend accessories.

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Sheriff: Man killed missing son, 5, after Disneyland trip

While cops have still not found the boy's body, investigators believe Aramazd Andressian Sr . took his life sometime around April 22, which is when the child was first reported missing , according to the Los Angeles Daily News . The boy was last seen alive during a family trip to Disneyland on April 20. Aramazd Andressian's bail now stands at $10 million. Authorities carried out a massive two-month search for Andressian Jr., which spanned from Santa Barbara to Orange County.

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Man visits Disneyland 2000 days in a row

The Disneyland Annual Passholder says the theme parks give him something to look forward to every day, the release stated. Reitz said the daily visits kept his spirits up, sparked new friendships, and helped him loose about 40 pounds by walking and staying active.

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Major Spoiler On The WWE Battleground Main Event

As announced by the champion himself on the show, he will defend his championship against Randy Orton inside the structure known as the Punjabi Prison. The Maharaja shockingly defeated Orton for the WWE Championship at Backlash thanks to outside interference from the Singh Brothers and did so again at Money in the Bank .

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Why Mariah Carey is being grilled about an Israeli corruption scandal

In August 2015, Carey performed at Israel's Live Park Amphitheater in Rishon Lezion. Over the past year, Netanyahu has been accused of illegally taking lavish gifts from several of his rich supporters, such as billionaire Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan.

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Kevin Durant roasts the 76ers' FEDS nickname: They've played no games together

Philadelphia's quartet of young stars in the making have people very excited. "It's unbelievable. I think this process has a high ceiling and I'm looking forward to it", said Mr. Fox ended up in the same state as Ball, who he outplayed when Kentucky ousted UCLA in the NCAA Tournament. "I'd just say we want Joel to be on the team for a long time ", Harris said.

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CNN producer admits Trump-Russia story is "mostly bulls**t"

Aides also believe that highlighting media mistakes could be a useful way of questioning the credibility of much of the reporting on the scandals surrounding the White House to convince supporters that Trump was the victim of a witch hunt.

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Disney CEO assures everything is 'gonna be fine' with Han Solo spin-off

One source claims that when the pair was approached by production department heads with problems, they would listen, but would not follow through with a change. Some fans are holding this as a slight against Ron Howard , but back when The Phantom Menace came out, there were plenty of fans with blinders on who loved what they saw simply because it was a new Star Wars movie.

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Police Claim Boy Last Seen At Disneyland Was Murdered By His Father

Andressian was arrested Friday. On April 28, the day a search warrant was served at his South Pasadena home, Andressian released a statement through his attorney saying, in part, that he hoped and prayed "for the safe return of my only child, my namesake ..." Sheriff's officials say the father took prescription pills and was in a auto doused in gasoline.

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Sailing-New Zealand reclaim America's Cup with crushing win over US

Mayor Phil Goff says: "Aucklanders are very proud of what Emirates Team New Zealand have achieved in making the America's Cup New Zealand's cup once again". "They outsailed us and had a better boat. really well done", Spithill said, later adding that there were many things his team would have done differently.

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'Couple of hundred' ISIS fighters left in Mosul

Last week, Isis blew up the city's 12th century Grand Mosque , from which leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi announced the creation of the so-called caliphate after his troops swept across northern Iraq from Syria in the summer of 2014. Footage showed families, fearing a return to Isil rule, leaving by vehicle and on foot against a backdrop of rising black smoke. Security forces blocked their attempted fight-back, al-Saadi said.

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South Korea Voices Support for US Antimissile System

In 2016, North Korea sold 22.5 million tonnes of coal to China, worth about US$1.9 billion (S$2.6 billion), according to Chinese customs. Under former Presidents Barack Obama and Park Geun-hye there appeared to be a robust consensus on strengthening United States military presence on the Korean Peninsula to bolster extended deterrence.

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Darwin Martinez Torres Charged With Killing Nabra Hassanen

Police have arrested a 22-year-old man who allegedly assaulted and killed a 17-year-old after she left her mosque in Virginia . They were making their way back to the All Dulles Area Muslim Society between 3am and 4am, some walking and some riding bikes, when the suspect drove up to the group and began to argue with a male teenager, Ms Parker said .

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Bill Cosby freed in sex assault case, jury declares mistrial

Prosecutors reportedly intend to seek retrial of the case, but the result is a blow to Cosby's many accusers and women like them who too often face uphill battles in their fight for justice after reporting sex crimes. The case has helped demolish Cosby's nice-guy image, cultivated during his eight-year run as Dr. Cliff Huxtable on the top-rated " The Cosby Show " in the 1980s and '90s.

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Thousands join India's Modi, hit the mat for International Yoga Day

Social media was flooded with pictures of yoga, the country's signature cultural export, being performed in various places including an Indian Navy submarine and the landing deck of an aircraft carrier. Earlier in the morning, Ramdev had claimed that around three lakh people did yoga with him. The International Day of Yoga was jointly organised by the Directorate of AYUSH, National Health Mission, Manipur and Department of Youth Affairs and Sports.

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Amazon Purchase of Whole Foods Could Transform Grocery Delivery Business

Amazon's purchase of Whole Foods is a wakeup call for all grocery stores, says a Purdue University retail management expert."It is hard to overstate the impact that this is going to have in the grocery industry", says Richard Feinberg, professor of consumer science.

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World's first ATM machine turns to gold on 50th birthday

To commemorate the anniversary, Barclays transformed the ATM at its Enfield branch into gold, added a commemorative plaque and placed a red carpet in front for its users. But Payments UK has said its forecast did not herald the demise of cash, as even in 10 years, cash is still expected to make up around a fifth (21%) of all payments.

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Why Did 3 Journalists Resign From CNN? Donald Trump's Gleeful Twitter Reaction

The video clip from Project Veritas making the internet rounds Tuesday shows John Bonifield , a CNN producer, discussing how higher-ups at the network pushed round-the-clock coverage of the Trump/Russia scandal despite a lack of evidence that passes journalistic muster for ratings.

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Disney Confirms Hall of Presidents Enhancements; Addresses Trump Rumors

In the new blog post, Disney adds that they've now scheduled a recording session with Trump. Obama recorded his speech for the "Hall of Presidents" in the White House. According to the report, Disney officials are anxious Trump will soon use Twitter to voice his displeasure. "Despite some media reports to the contrary, President Trump will have a speaking role in The Hall of Presidents, like every president since 1993", he wrote.

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Women's Money in the Bank rematch

After making history just one week ago with the women's Money in the Bank Ladder Match , WWE is going to have the second one ever tonight on SmackDown Live. Powell's POV: Smackdown general manager Daniel Bryan announced on Talking Smack that James Ellsworth will be banned from ringside during the MITB match.

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Thunder's Westbrook named MVP after historic season

Westbrook set the NBA's single-season record for most triple-doubles (42), one ahead of Robertson's mark of 41 triple-doubles during the 1961-62 season. The 6-foot-3 Westbrook led the Thunder to the playoffs, but was eliminated by the Houston Rockets in the first round . Westbrook posted three 50-point triple-doubles.

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Facebook is Paying a Subtle Tribute to Harry Potter

According to People , the actress appeared in the movie when she was 11 years old, marking her first-ever time on set. "Whether they're kids or my age or even adults, they're always just so excited". We visited the studios in England and learned the secrets. Her sentiments were widely echoed on social media, with legions of fans posting their favourite quotes or video clips, or just thanking Rowling for the happy memories.

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'Bachelor in Paradise's' DeMario Jackson claims Olympios was the 'aggressor'

Tell [Chris Harrison] and the crew you that you love them, you're thankful. The next day Jackson said he received no indication that anything was wrong, explaining they had breakfast together. "Straight up. He goes, 'I can't tell you what I know, but it's going to be bad if you don't leave tonight'". In the world of reality TV, no story has been bigger than the sex scandal drama that allegedly occurred on the set of 'Bachelor in Paradise' between former contestants DeMario Jackson ...

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Advertising giant WPP among firms affected by worldwide cyber attack

Local companies, services and individuals - especially those whose computers are connected to big networks but have not received security updates in some time - are at risk of having their files locked and held to ransom as the infection inevitably spreads to Australia through global neworks.

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Girl With the Dragon Tattoo star Michael Nyqvist dies, aged 56

His death was announced "with deep sadness" by a family representative who said that "one of Sweden's most respected and accomplished actors" had "passed away quietly surrounded by family". Nyqvist also had roles in " Abduction " and "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol". Screen Rant will keep you updated on further news regarding Michael Nyqvist's passing.

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Gotham's Donal Logue Says His 16-Year-Old Son is Missing

According to Logue, the high-school-aged youngster appears to have last been seen wearing a parka near Brooklyn's Barclays Center. "6'2" 180 lime green hoodie dark green military parka", alongside a photo of Jade . News is reporting no formal complaint is on file at this time. Donal has two kids with ex-wife Kasey Walker - 16-year-old Jade , as well as son Finn .

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Nintendo Re-Launching Classic SNES Console

Keep in mind to go to Nintendo's site often to see the product updates and come back here for my upcoming product review on the Super Nintendo Classic Edition and many other products for the upcoming holiday season. The company would not confirm if it meant to keep making the SNES Classic beyond the end of 2017. The entire system fits in the palm of a hand and contains all of the aesthetic elements of the classic system.

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76ers formally introduce Markelle Fultz to Philly

Simmons, who sat out his entire rookie year with a foot injury after he was the No. 1 pick in last year's draft, tweeted that the Sixers and their fans should "forget the nicknames", which is a good idea. When Markelle Fultz found out he would be working out for the Philadelphia 76ers , he had one question for his trainer: Does Philly have a Chick-fil-A? How coach (Brett Brown) mixes and matches those pieces is going to be up to him.

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Corbyn set to be 'most popular baby name of 2017'

Mr Corbyn has made no secret of his disdain for nuclear weapons and his crusade for nuclear disarmament, a stance which sets him apart from some in his party and a wide swathe of the electorate. The Labour Party has since said that Eavis was "paraphrasing" a conversation the pair had. As well as a surge in the popularity of of Corbyn - which already saw a 50% rise between 2014 and 2015, when Jeremy Corbyn became the leader of the Labour Party - Nicola (after SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon) is ...

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Westbrook Wins NBA MVP, Harden Finishes Second

His award was one of several handed out Monday night as the league televised an awards show - red carpet and all - on TNT for the first time , trying to make another event on the calendar to help the television networks maximize the more than $2 billion they are now spending to hold the rights to broadcast National Basketball Association games on an annual basis.

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Twin tons help England thrash Pakistan in Cup

It was the highest total they had ever achieved at the World Cup as they bounced back from defeat to India in their opening match with a crushing win. Earlier, Natalie Sciver scored 137 (92) before falling to Sana Mir. And, just as she had done against India, Knight also led the way in clearing the ropes, cracking a brace of sixes over cow corner en route to her own century from 105 balls.


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