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Dolphins’ Parker rebuts agent, no beef with Gase

12:01 AM ET DAVIE, Fla. — Miami Dolphins receiver DeVante Parker distanced himself from comments made by his agent Sunday that labeled coach Adam Gase “incompetent.” Parker stressed multiple times that his agent, Jimmy Gould, does not speak for him when he said, among other things, that his client is healthy and should have been playing after Parker was a surprise inactive for Su...

Walmart’s marketplace items get free 2-day shipping, in-store returns

With Fulfillment by Amazon, marketplace sellers can make their products eligible for Amazon Prime’s 2-day shipping. Today, Walmart is catching up on this front. The retailer today announced it’s expanding its 2-day shipping to the millions of products offered by its own marketplace sellers. This expansion will roll out in the months ahead, alongside a process for simpler returns on marketplace pur...

Fake news ‘threat to democracy’ report gets back-burner response from UK gov’t

The UK government has rejected a parliamentary committee’s call for a levy on social media firms to fund digital literacy lessons to combat the impact of disinformation online. The recommendation of a levy on social media platforms was made by the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport committee three months ago, in a preliminary report following a multi-month investigation into the impact of so-called...

‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ Star Spice Goes Full White Face for Album

‘Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta’ Spice Goes All White Face 10/22/2018 2:04 PM PDT Breaking News “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” star Spice has a lot of people talking the day she’s pushing out new music — but they’re not talking about her singing — it’s her white face. Spice posted a pretty shocking image of herself with super light skin Monday alon...

Nipsey Hussle Says He Wasn’t Going To Jump In Lakers-Rockets Brawl, ‘Hell Nah!’

Nipsey Hussle Jump In Lakers-Rockets Brawl?? … ‘Hell Nah!’ 10/22/2018 3:59 PM PDT EXCLUSIVE Nipsey Hussle tells TMZ Sports there’s NO WAY IN HELL he was gonna jump in the Lakers-Rockets melee Saturday night … despite what it might have looked like on camera. You’ll remember … Rajon Rondo and Chris Paul traded blows near the basket Nipsey was sitting under ...

Kyrie, Hayward miss at end as rally falls short

11:26 PM ET Associated Press BOSTON — The way things went on the road for the Orlando Magic last season, one of the final two 3-point attempts by Boston probably would have gone in. But it’s a new season and the ball bounced the right way in the closing seconds for Orlando. Nikola Vucevic had 24 points and 12 rebounds and the Magic survived two 3-point attempts by Boston in the final s...

What happens when the migrant caravan arrives at U.S. border?

Aerial view of Honduran migrants onboard a truck as they take part in a caravan heading to the US, in the outskirts of Tapachula, on their way to Huixtla, Chiapas state, Mexico, on October 22, 2018. – President Donald Trump on Monday called the migrant caravan heading toward the US-Mexico border a national emergency, saying he has alerted the US border patrol and military. (Photo by PEDRO PA...

Trump says transgender policy seeks to ‘protect the country’

Slideshow by photo services U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that transgender issues were in flux and he aims to protect the country after a report that his administration was considering defining gender as male or female based on genitalia at birth drew widespread condemnation. “We have a lot of different concepts right now. They have a lot of different things happening with respe...

Hurricane Willa now an 'extremely dangerous' Category 4 storm as it nears Mexico

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California Good Samaritan rescues 3 people from burning truck, cops say

A Good Samaritan pulled three people from a pickup truck that had caught fire after an early Sunday crash, according to Northern California police. Elk Grove police spokesman Jason Jimenez said the three people likely would have died Sunday morning if not for the quick help of neighbor Jeff Garrett, who is being hailed as a hero. Garrett said he’s a light sleeper and went to investigate when he he...

Tow hitch smashes through windshield, narrowly missing driver in Texas

An unsecured tow hitch smashed through a driver’s windshield Monday morning in Texas. (Harris County Sheriff’s Office) Authorities have a warning for drivers: check your trailer hitch. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said tragedy was narrowly avoided Monday morning in Texas when an unsecured tow hitch smashed through a driver’s windshield. The driver was traveling down I...

YouTube pours money into how-to videos

Image copyright Getty Images YouTube will spend $20million (£15m) developing educational and how-to content on the platform, the company has announced. Some video-makers have been frustrated by changes to the platform that made it harder for them to earn money producing short and well-researched videos. Critics say YouTube’s algorithms favour long and sensationalist videos. The company says ...