CBS Sports’ Debbie Antonelli ‘Surprised And Very Excited’ To Call Butler-Winthrop

Bryan Altman History is made seemingly every year the NCAA Tournament tips off. This year, however, arguably the most historic and groundbreaking moment of the tournament occurred just outside of the boundary of the 94 by 50-foot hardwood court in Memphis, Tennessee.


Community Groups Continues Conversation And Concerns With CPD Accountability

CHICAGO (CBS) — Community groups said they are counting on the Emanuel Administration to heed their calls for more citizen involvement in Police Reform Oversight.

US stock indexes wobble; technology gains but energy slides

US stock indexes wobble; technology gains but energy slides

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are mixed Wednesday as technology companies rise while energy firms fall with the price of oil. Investors are reacting to another drop in bond yields by selling bank stocks and buying high-dividend utility companies. Major indexes are little changed. More stocks are down than up as the market comes off its biggest loss in five months.

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USA’s Biggie and Tupac True Crime Series Casts Luke James, Aisha Hinds, LeToya Luckett

USA’s Biggie and Tupac True Crime Series Casts Luke James, Aisha Hinds, LeToya Luckett

USA’s anthology series “Unsolved: The Murders of Biggie and Tupac” is rounding out its cast. Luke James will play Sean “Puffy” Combs, the founder of label Bad Boy Records. James, who most recently appeared in BET’s successful miniseries “The New Edition Story,” is a two-time Grammy nominee. He is repped byICM Partners and JME Management…. Read more »

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Literature and Reality

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«Men at some time are masters of their fates:
The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars,
But in ourselves, that we are underlings.» –  (Julius Caesar, 1.2.146), Cassius to Brutus

When we look around us and meditate about ourselves we realize how much life can be deceptive. Our lives are played in a (God or virtual)-given background that seems like a blank page, a white sheet. But that possibly…

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Oakland Bans Hiring Discrimination Based On Past Cannabis Use

OAKLAND (CBS SF) – Past non-work-related cannabis use will no longer be a reason to discriminate against applicants in the hiring process for the city of Oakland, according to a resolution by Councilmember Rebecca Kaplan that was passed unanimously by the City Council on Tuesday evening.

‘She’s a smart girl’: Elizabeth Thomas’ sister believes she ran away

‘She’s a smart girl’: Elizabeth Thomas’ sister believes she ran away

COLUMBIA, Tenn. (WKRN) – One of Elizabeth Thomas’s older sisters spoke with News 2 Tuesday. She believes Elizabeth made the choice to run away.

“She’s a smart girl and I don’t believe she’d do something like this unless there was a motive behind it,” Brandy Landauer said. “Happy kids don’t run away from home, and if she was unhappy, that could’ve been the reason why she left.”

Landauer is…

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