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Source: Fox News

Magic Johnson reportedly resigned from Lakers after being copied on emails about bad job performance

Thursday 22:46 GMT

Magic Johnson abruptly quit as the Los Angeles Lakers’ president of basketball operations earlier this month, and now, according to reports, it’s because management sent emails criticizing Johnson’s bad performance, that he was copied on.

Johnson, a longtime broadcaster and respected basketball figure before moving into the front office, has been investigated four times for tampering after everything from a joking comment about Paul George on Jimmy Kimmel’s talk show to his response to an email sent to him by Philadelphia’s Ben Simmons.

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Source: Fox News

Justin Bieber fires back at Morgan Stewart’s criticism: 'You belittle people'

Thursday 18:11 GMT

JUSTIN BIEBER JOINS ARIANA GRANDE AT COACHELLA FOR HIS FIRST PUBLIC PERFORMANCE IN 2 YEARS. “We thought it might be fun to do something for you guys,” Grande said before Bieber got on stage to perform the 2015 hit song, People reported.

Morgan Stewart, host of E!’s “Nightly Pop,” reportedly accused the 25-year-old singer of lip-synching “Sorry” on Sunday during his first performance in 2 years. Justin Bieber is firing back at a TV host who insulted his Coachella performance with Ariana Grande on Sunday.

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Source: Reuters

Britain's Barclays hit by struggling investment bank, flags cost cuts

Thursday 23:40 GMT

Profit at Barclays fell 10 percent in the first quarter as its under-pressure investment bank struggled with tough markets, prompting it to signal further cost cuts if these conditions persist.

Barclays’ core capital ratio fell to 13 percent from 13.2 percent at the end of the previous quarter, and its total income of 5.25 billion pounds fell short of analysts’ expectations.

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Source: The Guradian

'Let them roar': West End stages first baby-friendly performance

Thursday 05:10 GMT

Parents and carers were invited to bring children under 12 months old and “let them roar” during Morgan Lloyd Malcolm’s feminist drama about the supposed “dark lady” of Shakespeare’s sonnets, Emilia Bassano.

The roars from the stalls occasionally drowned out the actors at the sold-out performance, which marked a triumph for accessibility. While babes in arms are permitted at family shows and “relaxed” performances at some theatres, West End playhouses have been resistant to follow the example of cinema’s now widespread parent and baby screenings.

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Source: Fox News

Top NFL Draft busts of all time: Where are they now?

Thursday 02:23 GMT

Career NFL stats: 60 GP, 50 GS, 8964 passing yards, 57.9 completion percentage, 46 TD, 51 INT. The unwitting poster boy for modern-day NFL draft busts, Russell was a can’t-miss stud coming out of LSU, a combination of arm strength and size.

Here are some of the biggest NFL draft busts in history — and what’s become of them since:. Richardson was viewed as a stable, durable three-down back coming from Nick Saban’s Alabama squad.

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Source: Common Domain

How to spot a good tutor — and 4 more things to know before you hire one

Wednesday 17:16 GMT

I make these recommendations as a former high school math teacher, current Ph.D. candidate in math education and veteran private tutor in math, science and humanities for students from elementary through university level.

In order for tutoring to be effective, students should be actively involved in the process, not just sitting silently while the tutor talks.

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