Georgetown won a fourth Big East title in six years in 1985. The Hoyas defeated St. John’s, 92-80. Patrick Ewing won the MVP award. … [Read more...] about Big East Conference men’s basketball championship history
Former South Bend, Ind., Mayor Pete ButtigiegPeter (Pete) Paul ButtigiegHuffPost reporter: Sanders could win plurality of delegates but lose nomination Sanders campaign expands operations in Michigan Sanders leads among Latino voters: poll MORE spent his weekend in Sacramento, Las Vegas, Sparks and Elko, Nev., and Salt Lake City, with stops in between on Fox News Sunday and CNN’s State of the Union. The campaign has rallies planned for North Carolina and Virginia in the coming weeks, and it said it would have staff on the ground in all 14 states voting on Super Tuesday — and an army of 25,000 volunteers in those states. … [Read more...] about 2020 race goes national in sprint to Super Tuesday
More politics news: Former Vice President Al GoreAlbert (Al) Arnold GoreClarence Thomas breaks his silence in theaters nationwide New Hampshire only exacerbates Democratic Party agita What Trump got right MORE is launching a voter registration drive (and a defeat-Trump effort) focused on combating climate change and wooing younger voters (BuzzFeed News). … Former President Obama is a fan of data-driven policy solutions “from housing to health,” so he used his Twitter account on Tuesday to highlight articles published by The New York Times as examples. … On Tuesday night, Wisconsin state Sen. Tom Tiffany won the Republican primary for the special election in the state’s 7th Congressional District to replace former Rep. Sean DuffySean DuffyGOP leaders encourage retiring lawmakers to give up committee posts Ex-Tea Party lawmakers turn heads on K Street Why the Wisconsin special election could decide the 2020 presidential election MORE, who resigned in … [Read more...] about The Hill’s Morning Report – In Nevada, bets on Sanders, eyes on Bloomberg
As a freshman, Bronny James has been a role player, as everyone close to him — if not the hype machine — expected him to be. Zaire Wade’s season was derailed by injury, and he struggled to find consistent minutes. While the expectations were higher, the NBA dads also seemed to have a more realistic sense of what was possible, knowing how hard it had been for them, and Chevalier told me the famous dads are generally hands-off. (This isn’t always the case for other parents: I watched one father angrily but unsuccessfully try to fight his way past Sosa into the locker room after a game to confront Chevalier about his son’s limited playing time.) One evening in January, I walked out of the Feinberg Family Pavilion with Dwyane Wade and tried to put a positive spin on things by asking about the successful alley-oop his son had thrown to Bronny in the team’s game that night, as he had done with Bronny’s father countless times. “We wanted more of … [Read more...] about NBA 90201
Some teachers did fare better, though their circumstances depended partly on their state and on their marital status. Chelsea Cox, who teaches biology at Bixby Ninth Grade Center in Bixby, Oklahoma, told New York that the raise has been “a really nice blessing” for her and her husband. “We are both teachers, so this has put almost $800 more into our household each month,” she explained. “We are actually meeting with a financial adviser tomorrow on our fall break to discuss putting some of our raises into investing for retirement. I’m pretty excited for this, as investing for retirement seemed kind of daunting before — we were able to put a little in, but not as much as we should be.” … [Read more...] about Walkouts Led to Big Wins for Red-State Teachers. So Why Are They Still Struggling?