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Pistons lose fourth straight, 112-102 to Kings, as Blake Griffin rests

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Sacramento Kings won the battle behind the 3-point line and never trailed in a victory against the Blake Griffin-less Detroit Pistons. Buddy Hield scored 18 points, Willie Cauley-Stein had 14 points and 14 rebounds, and the Kings went 9-of-22 on 3-pointers in a 112-102 victory Thursday night against the Pistons, who came into the game as the NBA’s best team at defending 3-point shots. Iman Shumpert had 13 points and De’Aaron Fox added 12 points and six assists for the Kings, who had lost five…

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Pistons drop third straight, 113-100 to LeBron-less Lakers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kyle Kuzma scored a career-high 41 points in three quarters against his childhood team, joining some rarified company in the process. His offensive outburst propelled the Los Angeles Lakers over the Detroit Pistons 113-100 on Wednesday night to improve to 3-5 without injured LeBron James. “Our team has shown a lot of growth from the post-LeBron injury,” Lakers coach Luke Walton said. Kuzma had 22 points in the third quarter, hitting four 3-pointers to get the crowd on its feet and scoring on consecutive goaltending calls.…

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Slumping Red Wings end homestand with 3-2 loss to Canadiens

DETROIT (AP) — Jeff Petry finally scored a goal against the Red Wings in Detroit, and it turned out to be decisive. Petry scored 19 seconds into the third period, and the Montreal Canadiens held on for a 3-2 victory over the Red Wings on Tuesday night. Petry, a Michigan native, is the son of former Tigers pitcher Dan Petry, who was a member of the Detroit team that won the World Series in 1984. Jeff Petry’s goal Tuesday was the 54th of his NHL career, but the first in…

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Michigan State shakes off slow start to beat Purdue 77-59

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Cassius Winston shook off a slow start and took over when No. 6 Michigan State needed him most against Purdue. Winston began with a 16-plus-minute scoreless stretch but finished with 23 points, helping the Spartans pull away to beat the Boilermakers 77-59 on Tuesday night. “That’s what great players do,” Michigan State coach Tom Izzo said. The Spartans (14-2, 5-0 Big Ten) have won nine straight. The Boilermakers (9-6, 2-2) had won their previous three games by a combined total of 55 points. Purdue got…

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Breaking News Politics 

Analyst: Outsourcing American Jobs Responsible for GM Layoffs, Not Tariffs

The multinational corporate business model of outsourcing and offshoring Americans’ jobs overseas to cheap labor foreign countries is responsible for General Motors’ (GM) recently announced mass layoffs of American workers, a trade analyst says. Coalition for a Prosperous America Research Director Jeff Ferry details in new analysis that the recent announcement by GM to lay off 14,700 workers in North America — including 3,300 American factory workers — is the end result of the corporation’s outsourcing business model. In 2019, GM expects to stop production at four American plants, including Detroit-Hamtramck and…

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Conservatives Slam Judge for Blocking Genital Mutilation Charges

A federal judge is facing a public outcry after he threw out federal charges against several Muslims who are suspected of cutting girls’ genitals to minimize future sexual desires. “Outrageous,” said a tweet from Ayaan Hirsi Ali, a U.S.-based advocate, who was born in Somalia and underwent Somalia’s severe form of the Islamic practice, dubbed FGM for Female Genital Mutilation. “Cutting girls genitals is a crime and must be prosecuted,” she added. “Wait! What? Judge dismisses key charges in genital mutilation case,” said a tweet from Trump supporter Katrina Pierson: “I…

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Barack Obama: ‘Out of Political Darkness’ for Democrats, ‘I’m Seeing a Great Awakening’

Former President Barack Obama campaigned in Michigan and Wisconsin on Friday, clinging on to hope for the future of the Democrats. “I am hopeful that out of this political darkness, a great awakening of citizenship is happening all across the country,” Obama said during a rally in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on Friday. While President Trump has stormed the country with over 30 campaign rallies for Republicans for the midterms, former President Obama has held only a handful of rallies for Democrats. Obama warned that the consequences of the midterms elections were both…

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Barack Obama Complains About Media Coverage of Donald Trump

Former President Barack Obama griped about the media and Fox News on Friday, returning to old complaints he expressed as president. He appeared frustrated that President Donald Trump continued to raise fears about the migrant caravan forcing their way to the southern border and that the media followed suit by reporting it. At a campaign rally in Detroit, Obama accused Fox News of having a business interest in amplifying fears throughout the country. “That’s what they do,” he said. “But even the outlets that aren’t in the can, you know,…

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