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James Harden agrees with coach Mike D'Antoni's assessment: Rockets 'played soft' in Game 3

OAKLAND — During the three days between games in these Western Conference finals in which every angle of this Houston Rockets-Golden State Warriors matchup was analyzed, there was one talking point that was consistently used by both teams.<p>The team that plays with force, coaches and players on each …

Basketball

Coming to Netflix: The Obamas Sign Deal to Produce Shows and Films

WASHINGTON — Former President Barack Obama formally announced on Monday a multiyear production deal with Netflix in which he and the former first lady, Michelle Obama, will produce television shows and films for the streaming service.<p>The deal will give Mr. Obama an international television platform …

Michelle Obama

This Is the Data Snapchat Doesn’t Want You to See

Snapchat keeps its partners, investors, and even employees in the dark about how core features are performing. Now, some of those figures are finally …

Celebrities Furious Over Report That Mark Wahlberg Made 1,000 Times More Than Michelle Williams

A slew of celebrities are expressing outrage over a report alleging a huge pay disparity between Michelle Williams and Mark Wahlberg for the reshoots …

Golden Globes

Samsung confirms Galaxy S9 will be unveiled next month

A few months ago, rumors were floating around that Samsung would unveil the Galaxy S9 – or at least tease it – during CES. Two days into the event, it’s clear that’s not the case; Samsung mobile chief DJ Koh confirmed the device would instead be revealed at Mobile World Congress late February, …

James Franco Denies Sexual Misconduct Claims, Saying They're 'Not Accurate'

James Franco addressed the sexual misconduct claims circulating about him on social media Tuesday night, telling late-night host Stephen Colbert that "the things I heard on Twitter are not accurate." Colbert had mentioned the criticisms raised Sunday by actress Ally Sheedy in a series of …

Trump puts immigration meeting on display amid questions about his mental state

The president called on participants by name and addressed specifics in a seeming rebuke to his characterization in a new book as a man in decline.<p>For nearly an hour Tuesday, President Donald Trump presided over an unusually public negotiating session on the subject of immigration, running the …

Donald Trump

Alabama and Georgia played a flawed classic

Nick Saban’s machine broke and forced the Tide to win unforgettably.<p>Remember this: Rodrigo Blankenship almost saved Georgia singlefootedly. The kicker with the rec specs and the name straight out of an indie rock witness protection program kept rescuing the Bulldogs in a national championship game …

College Football

YouTube condemns Logan Paul’s video, ‘looking at further consequences’

‘Suicide is not a joke, nor should it ever be a driving force for views’<p>YouTube has finally responded to the conversation around Logan Paul’s disturbing, rule-breaking video that featured the body of a man who committed suicide in Japan.<p>YouTube published the open letter on Twitter through a series …

How L.A. Lakers Could Trade Julius Randle, Larry Nance, Jordan Clarkson

LOS ANGELES — Before the season, Los Angeles Lakers President of Basketball Operations Earvin "Magic" Johnson called Larry Nance Jr. the team's secret weapon.<p>Visiting ESPN's <i>First Take</i> in September, Johnson said the Lakers had received multiple calls from teams asking for Nance in a trade, but that …

NBA

LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball’s Lithuanian debut had no-look passes and refs in Big Baller Brand shirts

LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball combined for 29 points in their professional debut.<p>LaMelo and LiAngelo Ball are officially professional basketball players. The Ball brothers made their debut in Lithuania on Tuesday to the type of fanfare we’ve come to expect from basketball’s most infamous family.<p>The Ball …

Big Baller Brand

The Weeknd says goodbye to H&M over racist 'monkey' sweatshirt ad

Pop star The Weeknd has cut ties with the international retail chain H&M after the company ran an ad featuring a black boy modeling a sweatshirt emblazoned with the words "coolest monkey in the jungle."<p>The Canadian singer, whose real name is Abel Tesfaye, had partnered with the Sweden-based company …

The Weeknd