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Anxious Fed set for historic measure to try to curb inflation

Anxious Fed set for historic measure to try to curb inflation

TThe Federal Reserve is set to take its most aggressive action in decades to rein in inflation when it meets this week — a move that would have implications for the entire economy. The Federal Open Market Committee, which dictates the country’s monetary policy and is led by Fed Chairman Jerome Powell, is expected to …

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Nikola Jokic says he'll sign supermax, Michael Malone anticipates Jamal Murray's return as Denver Nuggets' season ends

Nikola Jokic says he’ll sign supermax, Michael Malone anticipates Jamal Murray’s return as Denver Nuggets’ season ends

SAN FRANCISCO — Following a historic season that could lead to a second MVP trophy, Nikola Jokic said he will sign what is expected to be the largest supermax contract extension in NBA history with the Denver Nuggets this offseason. Jokic poured in 30 points, 19 rebounds and 8 assists in Game 5 of the …

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Doc Rivers, Philadelphia 76ers fighting history of past playoff collapses

Doc Rivers, Philadelphia 76ers fighting history of past playoff collapses

Apr 27, 2022 Tim BontempsESPN CAMDEN, NJ — The Philadelphia 76ers practiced here Wednesday morning ahead of a return to Toronto for Game 6 of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series against the Raptors on Thursday night, halfway to what would be an unprecedented collapse after taking a 3- 0 lead in this best-of-seven series. …

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Injury-depleted Miami Heat lean on unlikely replacements to finish off Atlanta Hawks, advance to second round of NBA playoffs

Injury-depleted Miami Heat lean on unlikely replacements to finish off Atlanta Hawks, advance to second round of NBA playoffs

MIAMI — The Heat were missing two starters yet hardly missed a beat in Tuesday’s 97-94 Game 5 win over the Hawks to advance to the second round of the NBA playoffs. With Kyle Lowry sidelined since late in the third quarter of Game 3 because of a left hamstring strain and Jimmy Butler in …

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Is There an 'Anti-Universe' Running Backward in Time?

Is There an ‘Anti-Universe’ Running Backward in Time?

Andriy OnufriyenkoGetty Images Could a backward, mirror universe explain the existence of dark matter? If an anti-universe exists, it would run backward in time, before the Big Bang. Dark matter, then, could be right-handed neutrinos implied by the mirror universe. Scientists believe there could be an “anti-universe” somewhere out there that looks like the mirror …

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Rare alignment of planets to light up night sky for first time in over a thousand years

Rare alignment of planets to light up night sky for first time in over a thousand years

Mars, Venus, Jupiter and Saturn are set appear in a straight line across the southeastern sky just before sunrise on Sunday. The rare alignment of the four planets has not been seen in more than 1000 years, since the year 947 AD. Watch the video above to learn exactly how to catch the rare phenomenon …

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