Hawks vs. Cavaliers: Live NBA play-in tournament updates as Atlanta, Cleveland face off for East’s No. 8 seed

Buckle up as the Atlanta Hawks and Cleveland Cavaliers are battling it out Friday night for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. Trae Young and Co. are looking…

Twitter adopts “poison pill” plan to counter Elon Musk’s bid

Twitter on Friday said it adopted a “poison pill” plan that could block billionaire Elon Musk from significantly increasing his stake in the social media company. The counter-measure comes a…

Texas halts truck inspections that caused border gridlock

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Friday repealed his traffic-clogging immigration order that backed up commercial trucks at the US-Mexico border, after a week of intensifying backlash…

Mariupol ‘has been wiped off the face of the earth’ by Russia, Ukrainian governor says

Placeholder while article actions load As Russia appears poised to capture Mariupol more than six weeks into the invasion, the governor of Ukraine’s Donetsk region said Friday that while Ukrainian…

Dallas Cowboys’ Kelvin Joseph was passenger in the vehicle at man’s killing but didn’t shoot gun, attorney says

Dallas Cowboys cornerback Kelvin Joseph was a passenger in a vehicle from which gunshots were fired that killed a man last month, but he was not the shooter, according to…

Jerusalem Calms After Israeli-Palestinian Clashes at Holy Site

Video Dozens of people were injured in fighting between Israeli riot police and Palestinians at the Aqsa Mosque compound, known to Jews as the Temple Mount, on the first day…

Johnny Depp trial – live: Witness ejected from court as Amber Heard called ‘scum’ in ex’s texts

Watch live as continuing for Johnny Depp defamation case against Amber Heard The trial for Johnny Depp’s defamation lawsuit against the former wife, Amber Heard, has adjourned until Monday after…

LA Clippers’ Paul George tests positive for COVID-19, to miss play-in game vs. New Orleans Pelicans

PLAYA VISTA, Calif. — LA Clippers star Paul George has tested positive for COVID-19, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Tim Bontemps, and will miss the Friday night play-in game…

Russia Ukraine War News: Live Updates on Moskva, Mariupol and More

April 15, 2022, 2:54 am ET April 15, 2022, 2:54 am ET The Russian Navy’s guided missile cruiser Moskva sails in the Bosporus in Istanbul last year.Credit…Yoruk Isik/Reuters The sinking…

Latest Russia-Ukraine war news: Live updates

The United Nations has renewed calls for civilians to be given safe passage out of the besieged port city of Mariupol. Martin Griffiths, UN undersecretary general for humanitarian affairs, described…