Nathan Peterman runs and throws, Raiders beat Rams 14-3

Nathan Peterman scrambled 50 yards to set up his only touchdown throw and the Oakland Raiders beat the Los Angeles Rams 14-3 in the preseason opener for both teams Saturday night. Peterman entered in the third quarter and completed 9 of 12 passes for 66 yards. He also led both …

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British government's Hong Kong intervention riles China

China has lashed out at the British foreign secretary, Dominic Raab, after he spoke to Hong Kong’s leader about protests that have morphed from a campaign against a controversial extradition bill into rolling street demonstrations demanding electoral reforms. Raab spoke to Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, and stressed the …

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More Single-Player Games Headed To Xbox Going Forward

Microsoft’s Xbox platform may be synonymous with multiplayer offerings, but the brand is looking to diversify its portfolio in the years to come. It seems more single-player titles are in the works at Xbox and its umbrella studios. Xbox head Phil Spencer responded to a tweet asking if more single-player …

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Threats investigated across U.S. after mass shootings

Authorities across the country were investigating threats against businesses and public events on Saturday, a week after a gunman killed 22 people at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, and another fatally shot nine people outside a bar in Dayton, Ohio. Police in New Haven, Connecticut, said they arrested a …

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Bryson DeChambeau Wastes No Time Responding to Slow Play Critics

JERSEY CITY — Slow play was the topic, but Bryson DeChambeau wasted no time getting started. He stepped atop the interview platform Saturday at Liberty National Golf Club, and before a question could be asked said, “I’ll introduce this and talk about it.” What followed amounted to an impassioned 16-minute …

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What Do Hotel Stars Actually Mean?

Dmitry Kalinovsky/Shutterstock Tonight, I’m staying in a 400-year-old Spanish castle that’s been converted into a hotel. Luxurious, right? Well here’s the thing: it’s a two-star hotel. Hotel stars probably don’t mean what you think they mean. In most cases, they’re not a rating of quality; they’re a measure of the …

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