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Can Russell Westbrook keep his OKC superteam together this time?

3:18 PM ET OKLAHOMA CITY — It was mid-August and Paul George was holding a celebrity fishing tournament in Los Angeles. He had only been a member of the Oklahoma CIty Thunder for a little more than a month, but a large contingent of the organization made its way to participate — GM Sam Presti and assistant GM Troy Weaver, head coach Billy Donovan and basically every support staffer. Only two teammates, though, made an appearance: Josh Huestis and … Russell Westbrook. Westbrook was even the first to arrive. A ...

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Minecraft's Better Together Update Out Now, Adds Cross-Play Between Xbox One, PC, And Mobile

The next major update for Minecraft is out now for Xbox One, PC, VR, and mobile. Dubbed the Better Together update, it adds a number of new features to the popular sandbox title, most notably cross-play support between the different platforms. With the new update, players on Xbox One, PC, and mobile devices are now able to play together online regardless of what platform they’re on. The update will also be released for the Nintendo Switch version to allow cross-play with Nintendo’s console, though developer Mojang says that won’t be ...

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Irma and Harvey together will be as expensive as Hurricane Katrina

Irma pounds Georgia, thousands without power Hurricanes Irma and Harvey combined are expected to cause as much damage as Hurricane Katrina, according to a new estimate. Moody’s Analytics said Monday that it projects the U.S. economic cost of Hurricane Irma, which hit Florida on Sunday as a Category 4 storm, will be $ 64 billion to $ 92 billion. That’s on top of $ 108 billion in estimated damages from Harvey, which made landfall in Texas at the end of August. In all, Irma and Harvey will probablycause between $ ...

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Emirates and FlyDubai are getting together as profits fall

What are the world’s best airlines? The next time you book an Emirates flight, you may end up on low-cost rival FlyDubai. The two Dubai state-owned airlines have announced an “extensive partnership agreement” that stops short of a merger but will allow them to issue tickets for each other, coordinate schedules and launch new routes. “Both airlines will continue to be managed independently, but will leverage each other’s network to scale up their operations and accelerate growth,” Emirates and FlyDubai said in a statement on Monday. The partnership is due ...

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LaVar: Lonzo, LeBron would win title together

11:54 PM ET LAS VEGAS — LaVar Ball says Lonzo Ball has the NBA Rookie of the Year Award “sewn up” and that the Los Angeles Lakers will add the hardware they truly covet if LeBron James ever plays with his son. “Heck yeah!” LaVar told ESPN while watching his son make his Lakers debut in a Las Vegas Summer League game against the Clippers on Friday. “Lonzo and LeBron? Come on man! That’s real deal. You don’t want to give him the best player in the world. You don’t ...

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Can the Lakers (with Lonzo) finally get it together?

8:00 AM ET LOS ANGELES — For months before the draft, Magic Johnson had been 80 percent sure the Los Angeles Lakers were going to select Lonzo Ball. In his gut, Johnson felt like Ball was special — that he had the “it” factor needed to revitalize his hometown team, which was in the lottery for a fourth consecutive year. A big point guard himself, Johnson saw similarities in the 6-foot-6 Ball and his stylish, unselfish approach to the game. But Johnson also knew that his own reputation — and ...

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How to put your financial (and emotional) life together after a money catastrophe

How to talk to your kids about money Janet Lombardi is the first to say there were red flags about her and her husband’s finances. She knew her attorney husband of 25 years was moving money around to cover some debts. It had dawned on her that they probably shouldn’t have refinanced their house with a $ 440,000 subprime mortgage. But they weren’t living so differently than anyone else they knew. And her husband had it all under control, he said. Then one day she called their financial adviser for ...

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Ford says U.S. and China need to work together on trade

Inside Ford’s giant China factory President Donald Trump has threatened to confront China on trade, but one of America’s corporate icons doesn’t expect things to get ugly. “I think it’s way too early to be talking about any trade tariffs or barriers,” said Ford China CEO David Schoch. “I believe that President Trump and President Xi [Jinping] will create an environment of good, strong commerce.” China is a huge and fast growing market for Ford(F) and other big automakers like Volkswagen(VLKAF) and GM(GM). Ford’s China sales jumped 14% to a ...

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Room for 1: Kerr wants Warriors together at ASG

6:38 PM ET OAKLAND, Calif. — Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr says there will be a point during the 2017 NBA All-Star Game when he will have Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Draymond Green and Klay Thompson on the court at the same time. “Oh, I’m absolutely going to play them all four together,” said Kerr, who’ll coach the Western Conference All-Stars. “Those four will be together for sure. I can guarantee you that will happen at some point because that’ll be a pretty cool thing.” “That would be really ...

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How CNNMoney's Global Wage Calculator was put together

Think you’re paid what you’re worth? Here’s a chance to compare your salary. The CNNMoney Global Wage Calculator is a regular feature of our coverage of the World Economic Forum. Let’s block ads! (Why?) Latest financial news – CNNMoney.com

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