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American Bar Association Rates Amy Coney Barrett ‘Well Qualified’

By | Been Written Contributing Writer | Telegraph Local The American Bar Association says Judge Amy Coney Barrett is well qualified to serve on the Supreme Court. The group says its evaluation is based on “the qualities of integrity, professional competence, and judicial temperament” according to US News. The “well-qualified” status wasn’t unanimous; the letter […]

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Men Caught in Gretchen Whitmer Kidnapping Plot

By | Been Written Contributing Writer | Telegraph Local A shocking plot to kidnap Michigan Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer was shut down by federal agents, authorities said Thursday. Apparently the alleged scheme involved months of planning by the suspects and even rehearsals to snatch her from her vacation home. All together, 13 men were arrested […]

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Dueling Narratives in Police Officer’s Kneeling on Pregnant Black Woman’s Back

Videos appear to show a police officer in Kansas City, MO kneeling on a pregnant woman’s back while arresting her, ABC News reported.  The incident incited calls for the officer concerned to be fired and the police chief to resign. The Kansas City Police Department (KCPD) is currently investigating the situation and looking to see if […]

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Democrats Take Different Approach During Barrett Confirmation Hearings

The Senate Judiciary Committee opened the confirmation hearings of Judge Amy Coney Barrett on Monday.  This is the initial step in the process of considering the nomination of Barrett to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Supreme Court. Senate Democrats are taking a very different approach to Barrett’s nomination than they did during the hearings […]

Trump to Skip Second Debate After Change of Format

Harris Refuses to Answer Question on Court Packing

President Trump Symptom-Free for 48 Hours

Trump’s Declassification Order to Include Clinton Email Server Investigation

Trump Authorizes Full Declassification of All Russia Collusion Documents

VIDEO: Best Joe Biden Gaffes

Biden Has Long History of Racially Insensitive Remarks

Establishment Foreign Policy Officials Endorse Biden

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Biden’s Refusal to Reject Court-Packing Brings Issue to Forefront of Presidential Campaign

Comey Can’t Seem to Recall Anything About the FBI’s Russia Investigation

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Illinois State Football Coach resigns suddenly, leaves Message on Door

A football coach at Illinois State University resigned on Thursday after leaving a note on his office door Fox News reported.  Kurt Beathard was the Redbirds’ offensive coordinator. Coach Beathard confirmed that he did leave a note saying “All Lives Matter to Our Lord & Savior Jesus Christ” after quitting the team, but he did not reveal […]

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NASCAR Driver Suspended for Social Media post

A veteran NASCAR driver was suspended indefinitely for a violation of the sport’s official behavioral rules Yahoo Sports reported.  The specific violation has not been identified, as is the custom for NASCAR suspensions. Mike Wallace, 61, is a member of the famous Wallace racing family.  His older brother, Rusty, is in the NASCAR Hall of Fame, and […]

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President Trump Slams Athletes for Kneeling, Calls Black Lives Matter a Marxist Group

President Donald Trump said Black Lives Matter is a Marxist group and that professional sports players kneeling in support of the group are disrespecting the American flag reported Fox News.  The comments were made during a phone call with the Fox News show Fox & Friends on Wednesday. Trump criticized the Black Lives Matter group by […]

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Ex-employees allege toxic culture, sexual harassment with Washington Redskins

Fifteen former female employees told the Washington Post that they suffered sexual harassment and endured a toxic work culture while employed by the Washington Redskins NFL franchise.  Fourteen of the women remained anonymous due to non-disclosure agreements signed with the team.  Only Emily Applegate, 31, was identified by name. The sexual harassment and verbal abuse alleged by […]

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Jimmie Johnson Is Handling His Positive COVID-19 Results Like a Professional

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports No one is exempt from falling victim to the worlds supposed newest viral infection, and the rising number of cases in high profile individuals and athletes alike has proven such. Washington DC Officials Bar NFL Team’s Return Over Controversial Name NASCAR’s Jimmie Johnson […]

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Washington Redskins coach Ron Rivera is brainstorming with Dan Synder For a New Team Name

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports The Washington Redskins apparently need all the help that they can get in order to find a more publicly acceptable nickname for the franchise. Dallas Cowboys Star Threatens To Sue Sports Illustrated After Controversial Article Redskins’ head coach, recently let go by the […]

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Dallas Cowboys Star Threatens To Sue Sports Illustrated After Controversial Article

By Austin Payne Staff Writer for Telegraph Local |Owner of  Macro Sports Dallas Cowboys star running back Ezekiel Elliot threatened to sue Sports Illustrated on Monday after the media outlet supposedly posted a false headline, claiming that “Ezekiel Elliott Forgets to Log Off, Admits to Being High on Twitch: Traina Thoughts.” Washington Mystics Add Alaina […]

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LeBron James’ group touts sports venues as mega-voting sites

By Tommy Fradenburg Contributing Writer for Telegraph Local | See @tommyfradenburg Last month, LeBron James headlined a group of star athletes in establishing an organization to help African American’s vote in upcoming elections. The group named “More Than a Vote,” has now announced a strategy to go along with their name; planning to use sports […]

Sabres expected to pay out $19.1 million in signing bonuses to players

Sabres expected to pay out $19.1 million in signing bonuses to players

NHLPA plans to contest NHL ruling on unsigned free-agents

NHLPA plans to contest NHL ruling on unsigned free-agents

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NHL Adopts 24-Team Playoff If Season Returns