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Live blog: Rebels set to tip vs. Utah in their first-ever game on the Strip

For one night only, the hottest ticket on campus becomes at least a ticket on the Strip. Tonight’s MGM Grand Showcase, which benefits Coaches vs. Cancer, started at 6 in the Grand Garden Arena with No. 15 Oklahoma vs. No. 16 Washington. Then around 8:30 p.m. (most likely later than that), the Rebels (7-2) tip off their first-ever game on the Strip against No. 14 Utah (7-2). …read more

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President Obama briefed on New York police shooting

Kailua, Hawaii (Reuters) – U.S. President Barack Obama was briefed on the fatal shootings of two New York police officers, a White House official said on Saturday. Obama was informed of the shootings while playing golf in Kailua, Hawaii, where he is vacationing for two weeks with his family. White House officials are continuing to monitor the situation, the official said. (Reporting By Julia Edwards) …read more

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North Korea denies hacking Sony, U.S. stands by its assertion

File photo of a security guard standing at the entrance of United Artists theater during the premiere of the film "The Interview" in Los Angeles

By Jack Kim and Steve Holland SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – North Korea said on Saturday U.S. accusations that it was involved in a cyberattack on Sony Pictures were “groundless slander,” and that it wanted a joint investigation into the incident with the United States. An unnamed spokesman of North Korea’s foreign ministry said there would be serious consequences if Washington refused to agree to the probe and continued to accuse Pyongyang, according to the North Korean U.N. mission and its official KCNA news agency. …

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