Daily Archives: November 15, 2018

College Hoops’ Must-See Attraction « Detroit News Watch

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Drake has already been spotted wearing Zion Williamson’s high school jersey. (Photo credit should read DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP/Getty Images) Let that be proof: Duke’s season is just starting, and the Blue Devils’ freshmen have already arrived. Just three games into their college careers, the youngsters have made top-ranked Duke the top story in college basketball. But Williamson ...

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High School E-Cigarette Use Has Jumped Nearly 80%, FDA Wants New Regulations « Detroit News Watch

Vaping increased nearly 80% among high schoolers and 50% among middle schoolers since last year, prompting the US Food and Drug Administration to propose new measures against flavored nicotine products that have propelled the rise, the agency announced Thursday. “These data shock my conscience,” FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb said in a statement, proposing to strengthen the agency’s policies against ...

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Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame And Michigan Hold Steady In CFP « Detroit News Watch

The College Football Playoff rankings held steady at the top, with Alabama, Clemson, Notre Dame and Michigan an unchanged first four from last week. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) The third rankings of the season were drama-free Tuesday night after every top-10 team won last weekend. In fact, the selection committee’s entire top 10 stayed the same, the first time ...

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Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Tweets ‘Doing Well’ After Hospitalization « Detroit News Watch

NEW YORK (AP) Joe Perry is feeling the love from fans after he was hospitalized with breathing problems that began after a guest performance with Billy Joel in New York.The Aerosmith guitarist on Tuesday tweeted: “Doing well, thanks for the love and support.” Joe Perry performs with The Hollywood Vampires band June 22, 2018. (Photo by LOIC VENANCE/AFP/Getty Images) (L-R) ...

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Emotions Will Run High When Casey Makes His Return « Detroit News Watch

Kyle Lowry and Jonas Valanciunas spent a dozen years between them developing their games under coach Dwane Casey. Valanciunas had never played for any other NBA head coach before this season. When they welcome Casey and his Detroit Pistons back to Toronto on Wednesday night, the two longest-serving current Raptors know emotions will be running high. DETROIT, MI – OCTOBER ...

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Brown University Recruits 7-Year-Old Basketball Player « Detroit News Watch

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — A 7-year-old boy is the newest recruit to the Brown University men’s basketball team. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images) Christian Berardi, of North Providence, officially signed his “letter of intent” with the Brown Bears on Tuesday. Berardi has an immune disease called eosinophilic esophagitis, and he met the team through the nonprofit organization Team Impact. Berardi ...

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