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Basketball Hall of Fame 2021: Ceremony Recap, Speech Highlights and Reaction

On Saturday, former NBA stars Chris Bosh, Paul Pierce, Ben Wallace and Chris Webber headlined the Class of 2021 enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame. They…

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Opening ceremony director for 2021 Tokyo Olympics fired after comments about Holocaust surface

TOKYO — Organizers announced Thursday that they have dismissed the director of the opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics after learning that he made light of the Holocaust in a comedy routine.The firing of the director, comedian Kentaro Kobayashi, comes a little more than 24 hours before the scheduled start of the ceremony Friday.Tokyo 2020 president Seiko…

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Kobe Bryant Hall of Fame Ceremony: Date, Time and How to Watch on TV and Online

The late Kobe Bryant will be officially enshrined into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame on Saturday, almost 18 months after his life was tragically cut short.Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter Gigi were among the nine people killed when the helicopter they were flying in crashed in Calabasas, California on January 26, 2020.The late…

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Ceremony set Sunday for Guard unit deploying to Middle East

PHOENIX (AP) — Dozens of Arizona Army National Guard soldiers are about to deploy overseas.The Guard said a farewell ceremony is scheduled Sunday at Papago Park Military Reservation in Phoenix for over 80 members of Alpha Company of the 422nd Expeditionary Signal Battalion.The Guard’s announcement said the soldiers are going to the Middle East. No…