Zion sues marketing company, alleging state law violation

Former Duke star Zion Williamson is suing to terminate his contract with a sports marketing company, saying the agency violated the state’s sports agent law. A lawsuit filed Thursday in U.S. District Court in Greensboro says the star player should be allowed to void his contract with Florida-based Prime Sports …

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The most awkward and wholesome moments of E3 2019

E3 2019 is nearly over, and if there’s one thing I love about E3 it’s that putting developers up on stage—many of whom obviously had no public speaking experience—inevitably leads to a bunch of funny and awkward moments. But E3 was also host to some surprisingly wholesome moments this year, …

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Top Gear: Freddie Flintoff and Paddy McGuinness on joining the trio

Image caption The new Top Trio: Chris Harris, Paddy McGuinness and Freddie Flintoff In recent years, the motoring elements of Top Gear have taken a back seat to the drama surrounding the presenters. Things have been turbulent since the 2015 departure of Clarkson, Hammond and May, with relatively short-lived stints …

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#OneFairWage: Is it wrong to pay tipped staff less than others?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Under federal law, tipped workers can be paid as little as $2.13 an hour by businesses Not long ago, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was serving drinks in the Bronx. Now the youngest ever member of Congress, she recently got back behind the bar in support of …

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China warns Canada to stay out of Hong Kong extradition fight

China is cautioning Canada against “intervening in the normal legislation process” following what it calls “irresponsible and erroneous” comments from the government about a controversial extradition bill. The warning came mere hours after Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland put out a statement reiterating Canada’s concerns about the planned law. Violent …

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Ericsson sets Telkomsel on path to 5G with core upgrade

Singtel and Optus make 5G AR call with Ericsson and Oppo Using 5G technology from Ericsson and a prototype 5G phone from Oppo, Singtel and Optus have made a Singapore-to-Australia 5G augmented reality call. Telkomsel has announced partnering with Ericsson for a core upgrade that Indonesia’s biggest telco says will …

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6 Things to Know in the N.B.A. for Thursday

This was the season “load management” became a common phrase in our basketball vocabulary. This was the season N.B.A. players finally began to feel a little bit safer publicly discussing their vulnerabilities in the arena of mental health. This was the season, more than any other, that the well-being of …

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