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How to fix the College Football Playoff

It has been 150 years since college football was born at Rutgers. And, still, somehow — 116 years after the first World Series, 90 years since the first NCAA Tournament, 41 years since college football’s first Division I-AA playoff — the FBS remains embarrassingly incapable of crowning a champion in a just and appropriate manner. […]

MTV VMAs 2019: The Full Winners List

Taylor Swift opened the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards at Prudential Center on August 26, 2019 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage) WireImage Taylor Swift not only opened tonight’s MTV Video Music Awards show, but she also tied with Ariana Grande for the most nominations with 12 each. Billie Eilish followed with nine and Lil […]

Australian Writer Yang Hengjun Charged with Spying in China

SYDNEY, Australia — Yang Hengjun, a well-known Australian writer and democracy activist detained by the Chinese authorities in January, has been formally charged with spying, Australian officials said Tuesday, intensifying tensions over Beijing’s treatment of its critics. Mr. Hengjun’s lawyer, Rob Stary, said that his client had been charged with “a single act of espionage,” […]

Ruth Bader Ginsburg makes first public appearance since completing cancer treatment

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks about her work and gender equality during an event Monday at the University at Buffalo. (Jeffrey T. Barnes/AP) BUFFALO — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Monday made her first public appearance since completing radiation treatment for her latest bout with cancer, saying it was “both a […]

California leads multistate lawsuit over migrant children detention rules

The new federal rule, state Attorney General Xavier Becerra said, would also result in “the vast expansion of family detention centers,” that are not state-licensed. | Rich Pedroncelli/AP Photo California will lead a multistate lawsuit against the Trump administration challenging a proposed federal regulation that would lift court-granted protections for young migrant detainees, allowing immigration […]