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NBA's investigation of possible tampering in the Sixers-Lakers Ben Simmons-Magic Johnson saga is merely due diligence

As far as the league's investigation is concerned, it's a bit of a waste of time. While more could've went on behind the scenes, from the surface it would appear that all of these guys know each other well and went through the proper channels in seeing if this mentorship was a...

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Sixers' Elton Brand nixed Ben Simmons-Magic Johnson meeting 'over a month ago'

Ben Simmons requested to work out with Lakers president Magic Johnson, but Sixers GM Elton Brand has other ideas. Talk of Sixers point guard Ben Simmons desperately wanting to be L.A. bound is either extremely premature or patently false at this point in the All-Star's young career. Frankly, it's...

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NCAA Tournament 2019: Dates, sites, locations, tickets for March Madness

The 2019 NCAA Tournament for men's college basketball will be held from Selection Sunday on Sunday, March 17, 2019 (3/17/19) to the Final Four national championship on April 8, 2019 (4/8/19). Here's where the tournament will be contested and how to get tickets. The 2019 NCAA Tournament...

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WATCH: 2 key Yankees to watch as spring training begins

On a team filled with star power, two Yankees bats stand out as the keys to the 2019 season. Watch video As Yankees camp gets set to begin in Tampa, Florida, all eyes will be on a team that could be even better than the 100-win outfit of 2018. While some still think about the possibility of a...

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Can state worker collect unemployment and a pension at the same time?

Unemployment payments can be reduced if you receive a pension. Q. I am about to retire and start taking my New Jersey state pension. Can I receive unemployment benefits? -- State worker A. Congratulations on your retirement. If you're curious about unemployment benefits, we wonder if you're...

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NBA trade rumors: Pelicans' Anthony Davis to Knicks on draft night?

The Knicks couldn't land Pelicans star Anthony Davis before the NBA trade deadline, but could have enough during the NBA draft. Watch video Anthony Davis-to-the-Knicks chatter just won't go away. As the NBA trade deadline ruble settles across the sport, Davis is still in New Orleans. The...

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N.J. pets in need: Feb. 11, 2019

Animals through New Jersey await adoption. Profile: Sammy's Hope Courtesy of Sammy's Hope  Sammy's Hope in Sayreville became a formal animal welfare organization in September 2010. The organization grew out of five years of volunteer efforts at the Edison Animal Shelter by one of its co-founders,...

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Let's make the presidential election a federal holiday | Quigley

Across the country Republican-dominated legislatures, complicit with Republican party structures, have been seeking ways to keep Democrats home, especially in November 2020. If I were an elected official, I'd jump on this idea in a heartbeat. Somebody should. Congressional Democrats in Washington...

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Jersey Journal front and back page news: Monday, Feb. 11, 2019

Top news and sports headlines in today's Jersey Journal. Jersey City's historic preservation commission will vote today on whether to allow St. Peter's to demolish several old buildings to make way for a parking lot. Bayonne promoted seven officers to the rank of sergeant.  Jersey City is...

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