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2 Men Arrested in Killing of Lyra McKee, Northern Ireland Journalist

Apr 20, 2019 • 3:50 AM ET The New York Times

The police in Northern Ireland said they had arrested two men in connection with journalist’s shooting, during a night of unrest in …

Finally a playoff game at Detroit Pistons' new arena

Apr 20, 2019 • 3:22 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Little Caesars Arena in Detroit will finally host its first playoff game _ in what is probably the last chance the Pistons have to make their series …

Swift eager to show he can be Georgia's No. 1 tailback

Apr 20, 2019 • 3:16 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

D'Andre Swift uses spring to confirm his status as Georgia's undisputed leader at tailback               …

Long-suffering Duchene gives Blue Jackets playoff punch

Apr 20, 2019 • 3:16 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Matt Duchene's contributions to the Columbus Blue Jackets' shocking sweep of the Tampa Bay Lightning pried the playoff monkey off his back …

NBA playoffs: Celtics, Raptors get Game 3 wins

Apr 20, 2019 • 2:43 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt breaks down how the Celtics and Raptors were able to win in Game 3 and what they have to do next.   …

Avalanche finish off Flames in Game 5, advance to 2nd round

Apr 20, 2019 • 1:57 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

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Blackmon's 2-run HR in 12th lifts Rockies past Phillies 4-3

Apr 20, 2019 • 1:42 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Charlie Blackmon hit a two-out, two-run home run in the 12th inning and the Colorado Rockies beat Philadelphia 4-3 in a game that saw two Phillies …

Bour blunders again on bases, Angels fall to Mariners 5-3

Apr 20, 2019 • 1:33 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Angels slugger Justin Bour blundered again on the bases, this time failing to run out a popup that the Seattle Mariners turned into an easy double …

Dietrich's pinch-HR lifts Reds over Padres in 11 innings

Apr 20, 2019 • 1:33 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Derek Dietrich hit a pinch-hit two-run homer in the 11th inning to lift the Cincinnati Reds over the San Diego Padres 3-2               …

Avalanche knock out top-seeded Flames in five games

Apr 20, 2019 • 1:32 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

The top seeds in each conference are done after the Colorado Avalanche defeated the Calgary Flames in Game 5 of their first-round series.             …

Opinion: Series has been there for the Pacers — they just won't take it

Apr 20, 2019 • 1:28 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

When this is all over, the Pacers are going to spend the offseason beating themselves up for wasting so many opportunities against the Celtics.       …

Avalanche beat Flames 5-1 in Game 5 to advance to 2nd round

Apr 20, 2019 • 1:26 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Colin Wilson and Mikko Rantanen each had two goals and an assist, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Calgary Flames 5-1 in Game 5 of their playoff …

Toronto's Stroman shuts down Athletics for first win of year

Apr 20, 2019 • 12:57 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Marcus Stroman struck out six pitching into the ninth, Brandon Drury homered, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Oakland Athletics 5-1 on Friday …

Russell Westbrook out-duels Damian Lillard as Thunder beat Blazers to cut deficit to 2-1

Apr 20, 2019 • 12:38 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Russell Westbrook (33 points) and Damian Lillard (32 points) put on a show in Game 3, with OKC prevailing 120-108 to cut the series deficit to 2-1   …

Westbrook leads Thunder past Trail Blazers, 120-108

Apr 20, 2019 • 12:25 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Russell Westbrook had 33 points and 11 assists and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Portland Trail Blazers 120-108 to cut their series deficit to …

Alonso, Cano deliver, Mets hold off Cardinals 5-4

Apr 20, 2019 • 12:15 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Rookie Pete Alonso hit his seventh home run, Robinson Cano added three hits and the New York Mets held off the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4               …

Hernandez's 3-run homer lifts Dodgers past Brewers 5-3

Apr 20, 2019 • 12:14 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Enrique Hernandez lined a three-run homer with two outs in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 for their …

Brooke Henderson, Nelly Korda tied for lead in Hawaii

Apr 20, 2019 • 12:07 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Defending champion Brooke Henderson shot a 3-under 69 at blustery Ko Olina Golf Club for a share of the third-round lead with Nelly Korda in the …

Betts, Moreland homers lead Red Sox to 6-4 win over Rays

Apr 20, 2019 • 12:04 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

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Tesla to Shrink Board of Directors by Four People

Apr 19, 2019 • 11:42 PM ET The New York Times

The move, which will reduce the number of directors to seven, is meant to improve corporate governance of the electric car …