Strasburg, Nats crush Cards, close in on NLCS sweep

Howie Kendrick drove in three runs, and Stephen Strasburg gave the Washington Nationals yet another strong pitching performance Monday in an 8-1 National League Championship Series victory over the visiting St. Louis Cardinals that moved the franchise one victory away from its first World Series appearance. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost

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Trump ex-Russia adviser Fiona Hill testifies in impeachment inquiry

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump’s former Russia adviser testified for more than nine hours on Monday behind closed doors, the latest witness summoned in the impeachment inquiry against the U.S. president over his request that Ukraine investigate a political rival. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost

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LeBron James says he doesn’t think Daryl Morey was ‘educated’ before sending pro-Hong Kong tweet, says there are ramifications to free speech

On Monday, LeBron James responded to the NBA’s controversy in China stemming from Daryl Morey’s pro-Hong Kong tweet by saying he didn’t think Morey was “educated on the situation.” James said there were ramifications to free speech and that people could have been hurt financially, physically, and emotionally by Morey’s tweet. Some in the sports […]

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Hong Kong’s leader Lam’s policy address to focus on land and housing

HONG KONG — Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday that her annual policy address this week would focus on land and housing measures as months of anti-government protests showed no sign of abating in the Chinese territory. Read More …read more Source:: Nationalpost

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LeBron James gets crushed for his first comments on the NBA-China situation

LeBron James spoke Monday night for the first time about the situation between the NBA and China that escalated really quickly after Rockets GM Daryl Morey tweeted his support for the people of Hong Kong… and it did not go well for LeBron at all. The face of the NBA said he wasn’t educated enough […]

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Prosecutors are scouring Rudy Giuliani’s bank records and business dealings in Ukraine as part of a widening criminal investigation

Federal prosecutors are diving deep into Rudy Giuliani’s finances and consulting work in Ukraine as part of a broadening criminal investigation, The Wall Street Journal reported. The investigation is focused on an alleged conspiracy involving two of Giuliani’s associates, Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman, who were arrested last week and are accused of concealing the […]

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AI IN BANKING: Artificial intelligence could be a near $450 billion opportunity for banks — here are the strategies the winners are using

This is a preview of the AI IN BANKING research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Fintech industry research reports. Discussions, articles, and reports about the AI opportunity across the financial services industry continue to proliferate amid considerable hype around the technology, and for good […]

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