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Jimmy Kimmel takes on new health care bill, says Sen. Cassidy lied 'right to my face'

Kimmel chokes up over newborn’s health Jimmy Kimmel didn’t pull any punches when it came to the Senate’s new health care bill and U.S. Sen.Bill Cassidy, saying that Cassidy lied “right to my face.” “A few months ago after my son had open heart surgery, which was something I spoke about on the air, a politician, a Senator named Bill Cassidy from Louisiana was on my show and he wasn’t very honest,” Kimmel said opening Tuesday night’s show. Kimmel then explained how Cassidy came up with what the senator called ...

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Giants' McAdoo says onus of key mistake on Eli

3:04 AM ET EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The New York Giants‘ comeback attempt was derailed by what coach Ben McAdoo called “sloppy quarterback play” by Eli Manning near the goal line in the third quarter of a 24-10 loss to the Detroit Lions. The Giants were about to go for a touchdown on fourth-and-goal at the Lions’ 2-yard line trailing by 10 with just over five minutes left in the third. They never got the play off, instead being called for a costly delay of game that forced them to ...

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Equifax says March breach not related to major hack

Freezing your credit after Equifax hack…not so easy Hackers breached an Equifax payroll-related service in March, months before the company said criminals accessed the personal records of 143 million people. On Monday, Equifax said the March incident was unrelated to the recently disclosed hack that occurred between May and July 2017. “The criminal hacking that was discovered on July 29 did not affect the customer databases hosted by the Equifax business unit that was the subject of the March event,” Equifax said in a statement. Security breach disclosure laws require ...

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Brexit: Boris Johnson 'back-seat driving' over Brexit, says Rudd

Media playback is unsupported on your device Boris Johnson has been accused of being a Brexit “back-seat driver” by the home secretary. Amber Rudd said it was fine for Mr Johnson to show his enthusiasm but he was not “driving the car” after he set out his vision for the UK post-Brexit on Saturday. She said ministers must be united in their approach and help the prime minister manage the Brexit process. The BBC understands Mr Johnson will not be sacked despite anger among some MPs. Lib Dem leader Vince ...

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Nintendo Says SNES Classic Production Will Be ‘Dramatically Increased’

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The launch of Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition last year was marred by the company’s near-total disconnection from reality, as supply issues drove resale prices of the mini-console to several hundred dollars. It’s no surprise, then, that Nintendo fans were skeptical they’d be able to get the SNES Classic Edition this year. Indeed, pre-orders sold out almost instantly last month, but Nintendo says it’s planning to ramp up production this time rather than ignore the problem. The ...

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Peterson says Payton heeded sideline advice

3:22 AM ET MINNEAPOLIS — Adrian Peterson says a first-half sideline exchange Monday night with coach Sean Payton was simply him suggesting the New Orleans Saints should run the ball up the middle, which they then did. At first, Peterson said the brief exchange, video of which circulated on the internet during the game, was “confidential” and “just communication.” When asked more questions after the Saints’ 29-19 loss to the Minnesota Vikings, Peterson offered a clarification. “One thing I said to him was, ‘Hey, let’s run this inside zone.’ And ...

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Nintendo Says SNES Classic Production Will Be ‘Dramatically Increased’

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. The launch of Nintendo’s NES Classic Edition last year was marred by the company’s near-total disconnection from reality, as supply issues drove resale prices of the mini-console to several hundred dollars. It’s no surprise, then, that Nintendo fans were skeptical they’d be able to get the SNES Classic Edition this year. Indeed, pre-orders sold out almost instantly last month, but Nintendo says it’s planning to ramp up production this time rather than ignore the problem. The ...

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Report: Staffer says Paterno noted 2nd claim

12:06 PM ET ESPN.com news services Former Penn State coach Joe Paterno allegedly told former assistant Mike McQueary in 2001 that it wasn’t the first time he’d heard that Jerry Sandusky had sexually abused children, according to a 2011 Pennsylvania state police report obtained by CNN. According to the police report, McQueary, who went to Paterno after witnessing an alleged act of abuse by Sandusky in 2001, was allegedly told by Paterno that it “was the second complaint of this nature he had received” against Sandusky. Sandusky was convicted in ...

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