Darius Garland scored 32 points shortly after being left off the All-Star team and carried Cleveland following Donovan Mitchell's ejection, leading the Cavaliers to a 128-113 victory over the slumping Memphis Grizzlies on Thursday night. Garland was one of several players having All-Star-caliber seasons not named an Eastern Conference reserve by the coaches. Mitchell, voted an All-Star starter last week, was tossed in the third quarter for throwing the ball at Grizzlies guard Dillon Brooks after the pair tangled under the basket.
After a challenging 2022 in which advertising-dependent companies faced shrinking budgets and cratering stock prices, fourth-quarter results this week from Alphabet, Meta Platforms and Snap showed they were not yet in the clear. The health of the advertising industry closely mirrors the economy, and many advertisers have pared back their marketing budgets in response to record-high inflation rates and continued uncertainty about a recession. Google-owner Alphabet Inc on Thursday reported a slight fall in quarterly ad revenue, missing Wall Street expectations and surprising investors as the world's largest digital ad platform has traditionally been resilient compared to smaller rivals.
RJ Barrett rebounded from a late-game benching with 30 points, Isaiah Hartenstein made big plays on both ends of the floor in the final minute and the New York Knicks beat the Miami Heat 106-104 on Thursday night. New York pulled out the victory after Erik Spoelstra correctly challenged a call that turned a Heat foul into a Knicks turnover.
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China's independent refineries are ramping up imports of discounted fuel oil blended from Russian barrels to use as low-cost feedstock amid a shortage of government crude oil import quotas for some of them, according to trade sources and data. Western sanctions over Russia's invasion of Ukraine, including the looming Feb. 5 embargo and price cap on refined products, have been pushing Russian fuel oil barrels eastward into Asia at attractive discounts since last year. Traders blend these barrels with other oils to rebrand the fuel oil's country of origin, clearing the way for ship insurance and financing that would otherwise be banned under the sanctions, trade sources said.
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Among the more ambitious hopes for Pope Francis' visit to South Sudan this week is that it will give a jolt to a peace process aimed at ending a decade of conflict that has cost hundreds of thousands of lives. Government forces loyal to President Salva Kiir and opposition forces that back First Vice President Riek Machar signed a deal in 2018 that committed the two sides to sharing power and forming a unified national military. War broke out in South Sudan in December 2013 two year after the country gained its independence from Sudan.
Japan's Nikkei index on Friday rose to its highest level in more than a month, underpinned by the Nasdaq's strong performance overnight, with Sony Group and others leading the charge after issuing strong outlooks. "Companies' outlook was clearly reflected in their share prices, like Sony," said Takamasa Ikeda, senior portfolio manager at GCI Asset Management.
Pentagon has been tracking the Chinese balloon for several days as it travelled over the northern United States
The singer paid tribute to his "little bird" older daughter in a sweet Instagram post on Thursday
Officials decided against shooting it down amid concerns over the danger of falling debris.
Fifty-eight arrests connected to human trafficking were made over three nonconsecutive days late last month, the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Office reports.
Heat loses to Knicks despite 32 from Adebayo
British Gas has been heavily criticised for practices around installing prepayment meters.
Things turned ugly during the Cleveland Cavaliers and Memphis Grizzlies game on Thursday.
The push for bail reform in Canada is growing in response to several violent crimes. Now, the federal justice minister says he's willing to discuss changes.
The search for survivors in Kramatorsk is ongoing after Russian strikes kill at least three civilians. Meanwhile, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is hosting EU officials and lobbying for more military support from international partners.
One day after meeting with Amira Elghawaby, Yves-François Blanchet is now the second federal leader to denounce the government's new anti-islamophobia representative. The Bloc Québécois leader says he doesn't think she is suited to the role due to her past comments.
Restaurants that survived years of public health restrictions are now struggling to stay open due to several new challenges, including the skyrocketing cost of food.
A former coach at a private Christian school in Saskatoon has been charged with sexual assault and sexual exploitation of a minor. The charges come months after 18 former students at the same school filed police complaints alleging abuse.