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  • Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Mavs Guard Dennis Smith Jr.

    With just over three weeks to go before the Feb. 7 trade deadline, a new name has emerged on the trading block: second-year Dallas Mavericks guard Dennis Smith Jr. On Monday evening, ESPN

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  • Jets’ brass: This is ‘good landing spot’ for coaching candidates

    Mike Maccagnan and Christopher Johnson don’t expect to have trouble finding interested candidates in the Jets’ head-coaching vacancy. Despite eight straight seasons without a playoff berth, the two chief decision-makers believe they have what others lack: a franchise quarterback in 21-year-old Sam Darnold. “I think this is a good landing spot. I do. I think

    New York Post
  • New NYC Congressional Reps Land Influential Committee Assignments

    New York City’s Congressional delegation will hold major influence over federal spending and dominate a panel that oversees banks, insurers, housing and investing. [ more › ]

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  • Ocasio-Cortez secures spot on House Financial Services Committee

    Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has secured a spot on the House Financial Services Committee, a panel chaired by fellow progressive Maxine Waters that oversees the financial services industry. Ocasio-Cortez confirmed her placement in a tweet on Tuesday night, writing: “Financial Services is one of just four exclusive committees in the House. It oversees big banks, lending,

    New York Post
  • Republicans largely keep GOP veterans in top committee spots

    Republicans running the North Carolina General Assembly for another two years largely have kept veteran GOP lawmakers in top committee spots. House and Senate leaders released many committee assignments as

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  • Judiciary panel sets hearing date for Trump's AG pick

    WASHINGTON (AP) " The Senate Judiciary Committee has set a confirmation hearing for later this month for President Donald Trump's pick for attorney general, William Barr.The committee announced Wednesday that it would hold a hearing on January 15 and 16.Trump last month announced Barr as his selection to lead the Justice Department. He previously served as attorney general from 1991 to 1993 under President George H.W. Bush.If confirmed, Barr would replace Jeff Sessions, [

    The Palm Beach Post
  • Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Grizzlies Star Center Marc Gasol

    The Memphis Grizzlies are playing themselves into Marc Gasol trade speculation. Injuries have not helped matters, but a tougher schedule is the primary culprit

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