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76ers' Ben Simmons considering switching his dominant shooting hand, report says

Ben Simmons is thinking about making some serious changes to his offensive game after a woeful shooting performance during the 2021 NBA playoffs. And one of those changes could be switching his dominant shooting hand. As ESPN's Brian Windhorst explained on SportsCenter Monday, Simmons, who has shot lefthanded during his...
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NBA playoffs 2021: Updated TV schedule, scores, results for Eastern, Western Conference finals

Which teams will reach the 2021 NBA Finals? We will soon find out as the NBA playoffs move to the conference finals. On the Eastern Conference side of the playoff bracket, the Bucks and Hawks each survived hard-fought, seven-game battles in the second round. Milwaukee managed to beat an injury-plagued Brooklyn team, and Atlanta pulled off a surprising upset of Philadelphia, which entered the postseason as the No. 1 seed in the East.
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2 dead, 2 injured in North Carolina shooting

Two people were killed and two others were injured after an overnight shooting in North Carolina, authorities said Friday. Officers responded to a report of gunfire shortly after 9:30 p.m. ET Thursday outside a convenience store in the 1600 block of Holloway Street, according to the Durham Police Department. One man was pronounced dead at the scene, and a second man was taken to a hospital and later died. Their names have not been released.

D-Backs snap 17-game losing streak with victory over Brewers

The Arizona Diamondbacks are finally back in the win column, snapping their franchise-record 17-game losing streak with a 5-1 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers at Chase Field on Monday. Starting pitcher Merrill Kelly led the way for the Snakes, striking out five in seven innings of work. Ketel Marte and...

New test bed launched to advance the regenerative medicine field

The RegeneratOR Test Bed has officially launched, bringing together resources to advance the regenerative medicine field nationally and create an economic development engine for the region and the state overall. The announcement of the RegeneratOR Test Bed comes from two driving forces of the regenerative medicine field: the RegenMed Development...

Consumption of boiled or baked potatoes can reduce systolic blood pressure

A new study published in Nutrients investigated the effect of increased dietary potassium from a whole food source--baked/boiled potatoes and baked French fries--or a potassium supplement on blood pressure and other cardiovascular disease risk factors compared to a 'typical American' control diet (lower potassium intake) among 30 pre-hypertensive to hypertensive men and women.
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Astros Juggernaut Rolls Through Baltimore. Takes Orioles 10-2

The Astros continued their June offensive against any AL team that dares oppose them by crushing the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yard. They amassed 10 runs on 13 hits and eight walks. It was their eighth straight win and 17th out of the last 21. The win gave the Astros sole possession of first place in the AL West.

New human organoid mimics the earliest developmental steps of the nervous system in embryos

The progression from a round ball of cells to an embryo with a head and a tail is one of the most critical steps in an organism's development. But just how cells first start organizing themselves with directionality along this head-to-tail axis is hard to study because it happens in the earliest days of embryonic development, in the confines of a mammal's uterus.
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Drew McIntyre reveals how he handles criticism

Drew McIntyre is set to take on WWE champion Bobby Lashley this weekend in the most anticipated match of the pay-per-view 'Hell in a Cell' The definitive explosion of the Scotsman began with the victory at the Royal Rumble and the subsequent affirmation against Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania in 2020, when he was finally able to show all that talent only glimpsed in the past years.
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adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 ‘Mono Cinder’ Debuts January 24th

Kanye West and adidas Originals may expand on their upcoming ‘Mono Pack,’ which will feature a fourth pair dubbed the adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 ‘Mono Cinder’ iteration. Looking closer, this adidas Yeezy Boost 350 V2 features Black across the uppers while the upper appears to be thicker than previous...
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Georgia releases names of over 100K people at risk of having voter registration canceled

Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger (R) on Friday publicized the names of more than 100,000 people who could have their voter registration canceled. Raffensperger said the 101,789 “obsolete voter files” include “67,286 voter files associated with a National Change of Address form submitted to the U.S. Postal Service; 34,227 voter files that had election mail returned to sender; and 276 that had no-contact with elections officials for at least five years.”

College Baseball's Sang Ho Baek Died After Complications From Tommy John Surgery

Sang Ho Baek -- a freshman on George Mason's 2021 baseball team -- died Saturday after his Tommy John surgery turned tragic ... his teammate, Scott Morgan, has confirmed. The pitcher recently underwent the elbow procedure ... and in a statement on a GoFundMe page, Morgan announced Baek ultimately passed away due to complications from it.

Madison Beer On Mental Health

Being under the difficult lens of social media since the age of 12, Madison Beer knows far too well the impact online bullying can have on a person’s mental health. In this episode of the Spout Podcast, she shares how the advice society gives to young people on handling public scrutiny is not practical. She speaks out on the challenges of being healthy and brave in an abusive online world and how if she's not careful, her fame could stunt her art. We also find out what goes on in her DM's, who her current obsession is, what career she'd like to explore next, and what she would do if she had a time machine.
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Grass Fire Prompts Evacuations in Vallejo

Firefighters are battling a grass fire that is threatening structures near Navone Street in Vallejo Monday night. Evacuation orders are in place for Swanzy Court and the south end of Del Sur Street. Flames have consumed three to five acres, firefighters said. No additional information was immediately available.