Presidential betting gets axed quickly in West Virginia

The company issued a second statement about two hours after its initial announcement, saying “while the markets were approved, the West Virginia Lottery has asked FanDuel to refrain from offering the markets until they have time to fully work through the implications of this new market offering.”

FIBA announces revised global basketball calendar

“I’m very pleased that, in a very challenging period, FIBA has been able to conduct an internal consultation process so fast and confirm an updated calendar for our senior tournaments within almost two weeks from the IOC’s announcement of the new dates for the Olympic Games,” said FIBA Secretary General Andreas Zagklis.

The Hidden Logic of Trump’s Staff Exodus

Trump apologists will argue that Saccone was too conventional a Republican to wear a MAGA hat convincingly. But Saccone had enthusiastically embraced Trump and Trumpism. The fact is that since Trump became president, his all-in endorsements of GOP candidates have failed to win victories whether the candidate is a standard-issue conservative in a purplish state […]

Chinese Baseball Team Putting Robots in Stands Since Fans Can’t Attend

“To conform with the government’s mandate limiting crowds at outdoor events, we will strictly limit the total number of people at each league game at fewer than 200,” CPBL leadership announced, according to the local outlet. “This figure will include the players, coaches, team employees, ballpark workers, league officials and members of the media.”

Top court benches to start work from April 13

However, a senior government functionary expressed satisfaction that despite giving hard-hitting remarks over the poor state of affairs in different government departments like Pakistan Railways and PIA, the chief justice did not pass any coercive order against the PTI-led government.

‘How They Would Get By’: NBA Grants Players Full Salaries on 15 April Amid Games Halt – Report

Getting paid in full in April does not mean that things will stay the same for players in the next scheduled payment on 1 May, as no decision has yet been made on whether those payments will be affected by a short or cancelled season, according to AP.

View: Keep transport wheels rolling

What will happen to the transport sector after lockdown is lifted? There hasn’t been any official notification on this yet, but many ‘social distancing’ measures will continue to be maintained. The fear of transmitting and contracting Covid-19 will also see a change in consumer preferences.Commuters may no longer prefer travelling in crowded modes like trains, […]

As Trump rails against mail voting, some allies embrace it

Trump himself requested a mail ballot for Florida’s GOP primary last month. Still, this week he said “mail in voting is horrible, it’s corrupt,” and the Republican National Committee moved to help state parties block expansion of the franchise. The effort was most notable in Wisconsin, where voters were forced to wait in long lines […]