The NBA will be announcingChicago as the host of the 2020 NBA All-Star game, according to a report by ESPN. The team needs all the help they can get at this point, and the recent development couldn't have come at a better time.
"Chicago is an iconic city with a storied basketball history". But Cleveland will have to wait until at least 2021 for its next NBA All-Star Game.
The All-Star Game hasn't been played in Chicago since 1988, back when the Bulls were still playing in the now-demolished Chicago Stadium. The economic impact previous year of the All-Star Game in New Orleans was upwards of $45 million, a number likely to be greater in Chicago given its deep basketball history.
"We look forward to an exciting week of activities celebrating the game of basketball". Bulls star Michael Jordan not only dominated in a memorable Slam Dunk Contest, but he also won MVP honors as the Eastern Conference won 138-133 over the West. Cleveland had previously been vying to host the league's next available All-Star Game, targeting the 2020 and 2021 exhibitions.
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The rates are a four-year rolling average, so athletes who began in 2007 through 2010 are included in the current numbers. Under the calculation, institutions are not penalized for outgoing students who leave in good academic standing.
This season's All-Star Game will be hosted by Los Angeles at the Staples Center. Captains will now draft players out of a pool of players voted in as starters and reserves, with the lead vote-getter from each conference getting the captain job.
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There's no fee for debit card transactions, while an "industry standard" fee will apply for money funded with credit cards. The company also released a second developer beta for watchOS 4.2 and tvOS 11.2 alongside the iOS 11 .2 release.
Your morning joe at Tiffany's will cost you far more than Holly Golightly's street-cart fare: breakfast will set you back $29. The new Blue Box Cafe on the fourth floor of the Fifth Avenue store may help the brand recapture its buzz, too.
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Kevin Spacey was officially removed from CBS' upcoming special celebrating the 50th anniversary of "The Carol Burnett Show". An attorney for Unruh said her son has spoken to police on the island and a criminal investigation has been opened.
Transactions like Comcast's acquisition of NBCUniversal in 2011 are routinely approved with conditions attached. As a candidate, Trump vowed to block the deal because it concentrated too much "power in the hands of too few".
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Today, Nintendo made the announcement that Hulu would be the first major player in the field to bring its content to the Switch . This is despite the fact that the Nintendo Switch is a touchscreen device, and Hulu has used a touchscreen interface before.
Moore explained that he rejects calls for him to recuse himself from the Senate race because he "had nothing to do with this". The state Republican Party has the power to disqualify Moore from the election, according to the Alabama secretary of state.
However, OTL's sources said that not only does Jones want Goodell out, but he also has his own candidate in mind to replace him. According to ESPN , Goodell is furious that his next contract might be performance-based.
Victory Fund says Jenkins is the first openly transgender woman ever elected to the city council of a major USA city. "Wow", Jenkins said , greeting supporters and family members at her election night party at Curran's Restaurant.
Meanwhile, Beijing has made some concessions to Trump on trade - for example, increasing imports from the U.S. But Tsinghua University professor Chu Shulong argues that these were things China wanted anyway.
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He also said the Council had been looking at the 28 percent tax slab and constantly rationalising items in it in lesser tax slabs. The panel also recommended lowering tax rates for manufacturers and restaurants under the composition scheme to 1 per cent.
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Uber plans to make vertical take-off and landing vehicles, which will allow their flying cars to take off and land vertically. Customers could hail a flying taxi much in the same way they would with an Uber auto : via smartphone.
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Only five percent of users went above 140 characters during the test, and only 2 percent ever went north of 190 characters. Now every Twitter user - from first-day users to President Donald Trump - will have twice the room to share their thoughts.