Elliott ends Busch's win streak, collects $100,000 bounty

Chase Elliott gained a measure of revenge against Kyle Busch on Tuesday night - and then let him know about it. Elliott snapped Busch’s seven-race Truck Series winning streak and collected a $100,000 bounty at Charlotte Motor Speedway before imitating Busch's victory celebration after the race by bowing to the camera. “Hopefully nobody gets their feelings hurt over it,” Elliott chuckled.
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Busch, Elliott react to ‘the bow’ at Charlotte

Kyle Busch and Chase Elliott react to Elliott's bow after winning the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series race at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
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Players call MLB economic proposal 'extremely disappointing'

A rookie at the major league minimum would keep about 47% of his original salary this year while multimillionaire stars Mike Trout and Gerrit Cole would lose more than 77% under a sliding-scale proposal by big league teams that players found “extremely disappointing.” Major League Baseball made the proposal to the players' union on Tuesday during a digital meeting rather than the 50-50 revenue-sharing plan that owners initially approved for their negotiators on May 11, several people famil...
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Let's not shed tears for the Bruins getting 'screwed' by NHL playoff format

The Bruins caught every break last spring on their way to the Stanley Cup Finals. So, as our DJ Bean writes, we can't feel sorry for this year's edition because they have to navigate a tricky playoff format.
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NFL podcast: Chiefs OL joining COVID-19 fight

HBO's Andrea Kremer joins Yahoo's Charles Robinson and Terez Paylor to discuss Chiefs' Laurent Duvernay-Tardif, who has been working in a hospital.
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How Warriors' finances might impact their 2020 first-round draft pick

The revenue losses the Warriors have incurred could determine whether they use or trade their first-round pick.
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Elliott bows after capturing 'Busch bounty' at Charlotte

Chase Elliott had some fun after his "Busch bounty" win in the Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series' North Carolina Education Lottery 200 by taking a page from the Kyle Busch celebration playbook. -- Chase Elliott (@chaseelliott) May 27, 2020 Elliott said in his post-race interview it was a spur-of-the-moment action and not a […]
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The Simms top 40 QB list, No. 39: Dwayne Haskins

Last year, he landed at No. 38 without ever playing a down in the NFL. This year, Washington quarterback Dwayne Haskins has fallen one spot on the Chris Simms top 40 quarterback countdown, to No. 39. Why 39? Well, watch the video from Tuesday's PFT Live and find out. Haskins started seven games last season, [more]
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They have made winning look easy – Mbappe lauds Liverpool 'machine'

Kylian Mbappe has been linked with a move to Liverpool and Jurgen Klopp's men have impressed the Paris Saint-Germain star.
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Chase Elliott holds off Kyle Busch for Truck Series win, earns $100K for charity

Elliott kept Busch at bay for the last 20 laps of the race and earned a donation from Kevin Harvick and Camping World's Marcus Lemonis.
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Restarted NHL season could play right into Wild's hands

Had the NHL stuck to the traditional 16-game bracket, the Wild would have been out. Instead, it will get to play a best-of-five series against Vancouver. Minnesota's players could have the edge.
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Chase Elliott edges Kyle Busch to claim Gander Trucks bounty at Charlotte

Chase Elliott rolled to victory in Tuesday night's return of the NASCAR Gander RV & Outdoors Truck Series, edging Kyle Busch to collect a $100,000 bounty at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Elliott's GMS Racing No. 23 Chevrolet was in front for 47 of the 134 laps on the 1.5-mile track. His third career Gander Trucks win […]
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Food banks are a symptom of government failure, Supervisor Kuehl

Food banks are a symptom of government failure. You wouldn’t know that to read the self-congratulatory messages from Los Angeles County officials, who regularly relate their progress on “combating hunger.” “The County of Los Angeles is committed to feeding our most vulnerable communities during the Coronavirus pandemic. We are mobilizing public agencies, nonprofits, and volunteers to provide meals to anyone in need during the long months to come,” reads the daily “incident update” from the count...
Tags: Opinion, Los Angeles, Sport, Joe Biden, Soccer, Food Bank, WIC, Irs, Kamala Harris, Gavin Newsom, Trump, Los Angeles County, Allen, Board of Supervisors, Barger, Hahn

CSU fees are out of control and need to be reined in

Students at California State University campuses might wonder why it’s become increasingly expensive to attain their degrees even though their tuition costs — determined mainly by the university system’s board of trustees — have remained relatively stable. The state auditor has found the main culprit: rapidly escalating, mandatory student fees. According to a report this month, the auditor noted that average fees have soared by 56 percent over eight years, from $1,047 to $1,633. Tuition has gone...
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In LA County pandemic milestone, in-store sales and worship services can open again

After weeks stuck in a slow and cautious gear amid a devastating pandemic, Los Angeles County gave the green light Tuesday, May 26, to allow in-store retail sales and worship services — effective Wednesday. L.A. County had been lagging behind surrounding counties for weeks in reopening its economy in the wake of the coronavirus’ deadly toll. Effectively, the county’s amended health order on Tuesday aligns itself with state guidance that came over the weekend, allowing in-store sales and worship ...
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2020 Fantasy Football: 10 breakout candidates you should draft at key positions

Predicting which NFL players will break out and become stars is an important part of winning your fantasy football league.
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Heat wave continues until Thursday for much of Southern California

Hot weather across Southern California is expected to stick around until Thursday with the mercury hitting the highest in the Inland Empire, valleys and desert areas. The heat is due to a high pressure system above the West Coast, weather experts say. “We’re in the midst of a heat wave,” said Mike Wofford, a meteorologist for the National Weather Service in Oxnard, which covers Los Angeles County. “It’s not uncommon to have heat waves in May,” he said, adding that there is a strong high pressure...
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Coronavirus live updates: CDC clarifies guidelines on contact spread; New York trends improve; NHL reveals reopening plan

A clarification on CDC's contact guidelines. Cuomo reveals good news for New York. Will there be NHL games soon? Tuesday's coronavirus news.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Serie A meeting Italian Government to discover fate of season

Milan (AFP) – Serie A hopes of following Germany and Spain back onto the pitch will be decided on Thursday during a meeting with the Italian government which will determine the fate of the season... Visit for the rest of the story.
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Audi Drops Driver For Secretly Using a Ringer To Compete In Virtual Race

Audi has dropped driver Daniel Abt in the all-electric racing series Formula E after he had a pro sim driver surreptitiously race for him during a virtual competition over the weekend. He has also been told to pay 10,000 euros to charity as a result. Abt said Tuesday that he thought the idea would be funny and that he had planned to release a video about the whole ruse. The Verge reports: Abt was supposed to be competing in the fifth round of Formula E's online sim racing series, which started u...
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Who had the more impressive career: Manny Pacquiao or Floyd Mayweather?

Forever linked with one another, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao’s careers have been a topic of debate. Former champion Shawn Porter’s choice may surprise you.
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Tyson Fury says he accepted fight against Mike Tyson

With Mike Tyson apparently nearing a return, Tyson Fury said he had an offer to fight the former champion.
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Raiders considering moving camp to Henderson, Nevada

The Raiders were supposed to move to Nevada until after training camp. That, though, could come sooner than planned. The team is "seriously considering" holding training camp at its new headquarters in Henderson, Nevada, rather than in Napa, California, Vincent Bonsignore of the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports. The Raiders' new team facility is scheduled to [more]
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Lions, Panthers have received preseason proposals from The Greenbrier

Another NFL team could be coming to West Virginia later this year. Per multiple sources, the Detroit Lions and Carolina Panthers have received proposals from The Greenbrier resort for 2020 training camp. The realities of the pandemic are prompting some teams to look elsewhere for training-camp locations. As one source explained it, the Panthers are [more]
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Barry Bonds powers Northern California to 11-6 victory in I-5 Series Game 1

Barry Bonds launches two home runs as Northern California defeats Southern California in Game 1 of the best-of-seven simulated I-5 series.
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Cruel World Fest featuring Morrissey, Blondie, Devo and more is canceled due to coronavirus

It’s a cruel, cruel world for fans that were hoping for a plethora of moody-cool music on a sunny day as Goldenvoice has officially pulled the plug on its inaugural Cruel World Festival. The event was set to feature sets by Morrissey, Bauhaus, Blondie, Devo, Echo and the Bunnymen, The Psychedelic Furs, Violent Femmes, The Church, Public Image Ltd., Gary Numan, Marc Almond, TR/ST, Cold Cave, Jay Aston’s Gene Loves Jezebel, Berlin, Bad Manners and Missing Persons. It was originally scheduled for M...
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Here’s what the NBA is weighing as it tries to return to play

Editor’s note: This is the Tuesday, May 26 edition of the Purple & Bold Lakers newsletter. To receive the newsletter in your inbox, sign up here. For a time, it seemed like the NBA was hibernating. There was little but mere speculation and anxiety leaking from the league offices in New York as the country waited for more news on the unfolding coronavirus — it wasn’t a matter of “when,” it was “if.” But in the last week, as the NBA’s sails filled with momentum to return to play at Walt Disney W...
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State sues ‘Criminal Minds’ producers in L.A. alleging sexual misconduct against crew

LOS ANGELES — The state of California filed a lawsuit Tuesday against CBS, Disney and producers of the long-running series “Criminal Minds,” alleging that the show’s cinematographer engaged in rampant sexual misconduct against crew members for years. The suit filed in Los Angeles Superior Court by the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing says the show’s production team knew of and condoned the behavior of cinematographer Gregory St. Johns throughout the 14 years he spent on “Crim...
Tags: Lawsuit, TV, News, California, Disney, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Cbs, Sexual Harassment, Los Angeles Superior Court, St Johns, Sexual Misconduct, Top Stories LADN, Crime + Public Safety, Entertainment Partners

MLB All-Star won't adhere to proposed no spitting rule: 'I'm 100% gonna spit'

Rockies' All-Star outfielder Charlie Blackmon says he will continue spitting regardless of MLB proposal to ban it.
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Report: Triple Crown contender Charlatan 1 of 2 Bob Baffert horses to test positive for banned substance

Bob Baffert is embroiled in another doping scandal.
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