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Apologetic Kyrie sought advice from LeBron
In the wake of his pointed criticism of the Celtics' young players, Kyrie Irving said Wednesday that he called LeBron James to apologize for how he behaved as a young teammate in Cleveland and for not "seeing the big picture."

POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 12:56 AM
Nets stun Rockets in OT, spoiling Harden's 58
Spencer Dinwiddie scored 25 of his 33 points in the fourth quarter and overtime, and the Nets spoiled James Harden's 58-point night with a 145-142 road victory over the Rockets on Wednesday.

POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 11:19 PM
Cousins calls Warriors 'most hated team in sports'
DeMarcus Cousins believes fans hate him, Kevin Durant, Draymond Green and maybe even Steph Curry too. "It is what it is," said the All-Star center. "I can't worry about that."

POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 12:37 AM
Hurley, Haith both tossed in 'surreal' ejections
UConn coach Dan Hurley called his ejection Wednesday night at Tulsa "surreal" and noted that he and Frank Haith, who also was ejected, have known each other for years.

POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 11:22 PM
Ex-NFLer Martin to go to trial over social post
Former Dolphins offensive lineman Jonathan Martin will have to go to trial to face felony charges resulting from a threatening post on his Instagram account.

POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 9:08 PM
UConn's Walker outscores Tulane in 75-33 rout
Megan Walker scored a career-high 34 points to power No. 2 UConn to a 75-33 victory over Tulane on Wednesday. Walker is the first UConn player in the past 20 seasons to outscore her opponent, according to ESPN Stats & Information.

POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 12:45 AM
Henry Cejudo: The nights I won gold
Henry Cejudo is both an Olympic gold medalist and a UFC champion. He describes, in his own words, what it took to earn both of those accolades.

POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 10:47 AM
DeMarcus Cousins: 'I'm back, and I'm not looking back'
In advance of his Warriors debut, the four-time All-Star sat down with ESPN's Rachel Nichols to discuss his injury, his tumultuous career and the talent overload in Oakland.

POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 10:25 PM
He's on fire: Harden's streak by the numbers
The reigning MVP is single-handedly carrying the Houston Rockets with a series of epic offensive outputs not seen since the likes of Wilt Chamberlain.

POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 11:54 PM
How Jalen Hurts fits in Lincoln Riley's QB factory
Following Heisman winners Baker Mayfield and Kyler Murray, Hurts inherits a potent Sooners offense that has the potential to challenge Alabama and Tua Tagovailoa.

POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 3:04 PM

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Hitachi freezes British nuclear project, books $2.8 billion hit
Japan's Hitachi Ltd said on Thursday it has decided to freeze a 3 trillion yen ($28 billion) British nuclear power project and will consequently book a writedown of 300 billion yen ($2.75 billion) on its British nuclear unit.


POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 4:18 AM
U.S. legislation steps up pressure on Huawei and ZTE, China calls it 'hysteria'
A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers introduced bills on Wednesday that would ban the sale of U.S. chips or other components to Huawei Technologies Co Ltd [HWT.UL], ZTE Corp or other Chinese telecommunications companies that violate U.S. sanctions or export control laws.


POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 4:16 AM
China calls proposed U.S. legislation against Huawei, ZTE 'hysteria'
China's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that proposed U.S. legislation targeting Huawei, ZTE and other Chinese telecommunications equipment companies was due to "hysteria", and urged U.S. lawmakers to stop the bills.


POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 2:38 AM
China's growth set to slow to 6.3 percent in 2019, more stimulus seen: Reuters poll
China's economy is expected to cool further this year as domestic demand weakens and exports are hit by U.S. tariffs, a Reuters poll showed on Thursday, reinforcing views Beijing will need to roll out more stimulus measures.


POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 2:24 AM
Trump tariffs force tough choices at U.S. auto suppliers
Bob Roth makes no bones about his feelings towards U.S. manufacturing.


POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 1:36 AM
Stock markets mixed in Asia, pound finds some peace
Asian stocks nudged higher on Thursday after see-sawing through a subdued session on concerns over China's economic outlook, while an anti-climactic end to the latest chapter in the Brexit saga offered sterling a moment's peace.


POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 12:25 AM
Apple, Amazon called out for 'incorrect' Taiwan, Hong Kong references
One of China's top government-linked think tanks has called out Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc and other foreign companies for not referring to Hong Kong and Taiwan as part of China in a report that provoked a stern reaction from Taipei.


POSTED JANUARY 17, 2019 12:23 AM
Exclusive: British Lotus cars to be 'Made in China' at new Geely plant: documents
The Chinese owner of Lotus plans to start producing the British sports car brand in China for the first time with the opening of a new 9 billion yuan ($1.3 billion) factory in Wuhan city, company job advertisements and government documents showed.


POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 11:35 PM
John Bogle, Vanguard founder and low-cost investing pioneer, dies at 89
John Bogle, whose family's struggles during the Great Depression led him to pioneer low-cost investing and to found Vanguard Group, now the world's biggest mutual fund firm, died on Wednesday at the age of 89, Vanguard said.


POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 8:29 PM
S&P cuts rating on PG&E unit in third such cut this month
S&P cut its rating on PG&E Corp's Pacific Gas & Electric Co unit on Wednesday, making it the third such cut this month, after the unit missed interest payments on its 2040 senior notes.


POSTED JANUARY 16, 2019 7:49 PM

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