• O’Neal agrees to multiyear extension with Turner Sports

    O’Neal agrees to multiyear extension with Turner Sports

    Shaquille O’Neal won’t be leaving “Inside the NBA” anytime soon. In fact, viewers are going to be seeing more of him across Turner’s many platforms. Turner Sports and WarnerMedia announced Monday that they have reached a multi-year extension with O’Neal, who joined Turner in 2011 after a 19-year Hall of Fame NBA career During a

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  • Rap at auction: Biggie’s crown and Tupac Shakur letters

    Rap at auction: Biggie’s crown and Tupac Shakur letters

    NEW YORK (AP) — Rivals in life, the rappers Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur are being united for an auction at Sotheby’s, the first-ever dedicated hip-hop auction at a major international auction house. Bidders will be able to vie for the crown worn and signed by the Notorious B.I.G. during a 1997 photo shoot held

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  • 2 men charged in ’02 killing of Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay

    2 men charged in ’02 killing of Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay

    NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly two decades after the slaying of Run-DMC star Jam Master Jay, federal prosecutors said Monday they have solved one of New York City’s most enduring mysteries, charging two men from his neighborhood with murder and suggesting that the hip-hop artist — celebrated for his anti-drug stance — was ambushed over

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  • Apple, Google drop Fortnite from app stores over payments

    Apple, Google drop Fortnite from app stores over payments

    NEW YORK (AP) — Apple and Google dropped the popular game Fortnite from their app stores after the game’s developer introduced a direct payment plan that bypasses their platforms. Apple and Google both take a 30% cut from in-app revenue purchases in games, which has long been a sore spot with developers. Fortnite is free,

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  • AMC pushes back movie theater reopening by 2 weeks

    AMC pushes back movie theater reopening by 2 weeks

    AMC Theaters, the nation’s largest chain, is pushing back its plans to begin reopening theaters by two weeks following the closure because of COVID-19. The company said Monday that it would open approximately 450 U.S. locations on July 30 and the remaining 150 the following week. The company had planned to begin opening theaters in

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  • Kanye West to bring Yeezy brand, but not sneakers, to Gap

    Kanye West to bring Yeezy brand, but not sneakers, to Gap

    NEW YORK (AP) — Kanye West is bringing his Yeezy brand to Gap. The rap superstar will design adult and kids’ clothing that will be sold at the chain next year. Yeezy is best known for pricey sneakers that sell out online quickly. But Yeezy footwear, made with sneaker company Adidas, won’t be sold at

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