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Oscars 2019: 'Green Book' shows Hollywood's blatant contempt for Italian-Americans

Feb 23, 2019 • 4:00 AM ET Lifestyle USA TODAY

Despite the formulaic buddy-flick denouement in 'Green Book,' many viewers will remember Tony as a loathsome vulgarian. Why can't …

Academy Awards, R. Kelly case, Warren Buffett letter: 5 things to know this weekend

Feb 23, 2019 • 3:49 AM ET USA TODAY

The 2019 Academy Awards, R. Kelly scheduled to appear in court and more things to know this weekend.               …

Amid Brexit Strains, Anglo-Irish Relations Are ‘Fraying’

Feb 23, 2019 • 3:00 AM ET The New York Times

As the debate grinds toward a climax, Ireland is getting a familiar feeling: “The British,” as one person said, “are about to kick us in the teeth …

The Shift: Do Not Disturb: How I Ditched My Phone and Unbroke My Brain

Feb 23, 2019 • 3:00 AM ET Money The New York Times

I couldn’t read a book, watch a full-length movie or sustain a long conversation. Late last year, I decided enough was …

Razzies 2019: 'Holmes & Watson' wins worst picture, Donald Trump gets multiple awards

Feb 23, 2019 • 2:59 AM ET Lifestyle USA TODAY

'Holmes & Watson' won four awards at the annual Razzies, including worst picture, while Donald Trump and Melissa McCarthy also took …

Siena freshman guard Jalen Pickett excelling in MAAC

Feb 23, 2019 • 2:56 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Freshman point guard Jalen Pickett is a key player for revitalized Siena               …

Burke helps UCLA rally from 22-down to stun No. 2 Oregon

Feb 23, 2019 • 2:42 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Kennedy Burke had a career-high 29 points and UCLA came back from a 22-point deficit to knock off No. 2 Oregon 74-69               …

Laine scores 2 goals, Jets beat Golden Knights 6-3

Feb 23, 2019 • 2:39 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Patrik Laine scored twice and Connor Hellebuyck made 31 saves to lead the Winnipeg Jets over the Vegas Golden Knights 6-3               …

George hits winner, scores 45 as Thunder beat Jazz in 2OT

Feb 23, 2019 • 1:19 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Paul George floated in a basket with less than a second remaining in double-overtime, capping a 45-point night with the winning shot in the Oklahoma …

Mangiapane scores late winner to lift Flames over Ducks 2-1

Feb 23, 2019 • 12:04 AM ET Sports USA TODAY

Andrew Mangiapane scored the go-ahead goal with 3:29 left and the Calgary Flames beat the Anaheim Ducks 2-1 for their fourth straight victory         …

Smith hits a late 3-pointer to lift No. 10 Stanford to a win

Feb 22, 2019 • 11:54 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Alanna Smith hit a 3-pointer with 34 seconds left to lift No. 10 Stanford past Arizona 56-54 on Friday night               …

Saric criticizes World Cup qualifying system as Croatia out

Feb 22, 2019 • 11:45 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Dario Saric says basketball's World Cup qualifying system "doesn't make any sense" to him after Croatia was eliminated from contention     …

Cohen III scores 20 to lead Green Bay over UIC 63-62

Feb 22, 2019 • 11:40 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Sandy Cohen III had 20 points and scored the go-ahead basket on a putback with a minute to go as Green Bay edged past Illinois-Chicago 63-62         …

Jokic helps Nuggets beat Mavs as Doncic sits with sore ankle

Feb 22, 2019 • 11:18 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Nikola Jokic had 19 points and 13 rebounds to lead a deep offensive effort, and the Denver Nuggets broke out in the second half to beat the Dallas …

Montrezl Harrell scores 30, Clippers beat Grizzlies 112-106

Feb 22, 2019 • 11:13 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Montrezl Harrell matched his career high with 30 points, Danilo Gallinari added 23, including 10 straight points in the fourth quarter, and the Los …

Old Yearbook Photo Shows Tennessee Governor Dressed as Confederate Soldier

Feb 22, 2019 • 11:03 PM ET Politics The New York Times

Bill Lee said this week that he regretted attending “Old South” parties in …

Blue Jackets land Duchene from Senators, then beat them 3-0

Feb 22, 2019 • 10:58 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

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Schwieger scores 23 to lead Princeton over Cornell 68-59

Feb 22, 2019 • 10:37 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Ryan Schwieger had a career-high 23 points as Princeton defeated Cornell 68-59               …

Carter carries Ohio over Bowling Green 92-87 in OT

Feb 22, 2019 • 10:34 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

Jason Carter scores 23 points as Ohio edges past Bowling Green 92-87 in overtime               …

Compher scores twice, Avs beat Blackhawks 5-3

Feb 22, 2019 • 10:24 PM ET Sports USA TODAY

J.T. Compher scored his second goal of the game on a breakaway to snap a tie with 5:22 left in the third period, and the Colorado Avalanche beat the …