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Kevin Durant's triple-double carries Golden State Warriors to victory

Kevin Durant's triple-double carries Golden State Warriors to victory

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- It was originally supposed to be Stephen Curry's night. But instead, the night clearly belonged to Kevin Durant. With Curry and Draymond Green sidelined with injuries, Durant stepped into the spotlight and led the Golden State Warriors to a 101-87 victory over the Charlotte Hornets Wednesday night at the Spectrum Center. Durant notched his ninth career triple-double, finishing with 35 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists and seemingly taking the game into his own hands whenever he wished. He scored 16 points in the first quarter to set the tone as the Warriors led by as many as 26 in the first half. Durant said it was a matter of everyone stepping up as Charlotte native Curry was out with a sprained ankle and Green was a late scratch with a sore shoulder. The Warriors also...
Kevin Spacey: UK police investigate sexual assault claim

Kevin Spacey: UK police investigate sexual assault claim

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Kevin Spacey is being investigated by UK police over an alleged sexual assault.The Sun newspaper said a man, aged 23 at the time, made a complaint on Tuesday about the alleged incident in the London borough of Lambeth. The Metropolitan Police confirmed that they are investigating an alleged assault on a man from 2008. They would not confirm the allegation was made against House of Cards actor and double Oscar winner Spacey. Spacey said on Thursday that he is seeking treatment after facing allegations of sexual misconduct from a string of men.No arrestsThe Sun reported that a British actor claimed he woke up to find Spacey performing a sex act on him in 2008.The man is said to have run from the property after Spacey allegedly said: "Don't tell anyone about this."A spokesman for the Met said...
Kevin Spacey's 'House of Cards' to end with Season 6

Kevin Spacey's 'House of Cards' to end with Season 6

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Oct. 30 (UPI) -- Netflix is wrapping up its political drama House of Cards with its upcoming sixth season.Variety reported the series is currently in production and its last episodes are scheduled to air in 2018.The Hollywood Reporter also ran a story about the show's cancellation Monday, just hours after its star Kevin Spacey tweeted an apology for sexually harassing Anthony Rapp at a party more than three decades ago when the Star Trek: Discovery actor was 14.In a lengthy statement he tweeted to his followers, Spacey said he did not remember the incident Rapp described, but didn't deny it and suggested he may have been inebriated when he carried Rapp to his bed and climbed on top of him. In the same post, Spacey also confirmed for the first time that he is gay.Rapp told BuzzFeed over the...
Kevin Spacey 'horrified' at teen's sex claim

Kevin Spacey 'horrified' at teen's sex claim

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Kevin Spacey has said he is "horrified" after a man accused him of making a sexual advance towards him when he was a teenager.Spacey tweeted a statementin which he said he could not remember the alleged encounter but offered "the sincerest apology" if it had taken place.After years of speculation about his private life, he also said he now lives as a gay man.Star Trek and Rent star Anthony Rapp told BuzzFeed that Spacey befriended him in 1986 while they were both performing on Broadway.He claimed the Usual Suspects star invited him to his apartment for a party and at the end of the night picked him up, placed him on his bed and climbed on top of him, making a sexual advance.Rapp told Buzzfeed he believed Spacey was "trying to seduce me" and he was "aware that he was trying to get with me s...
Kevin White: Chicago Bears officially put WR on I.R., promote WR Gentry to active roster

Kevin White: Chicago Bears officially put WR on I.R., promote WR Gentry to active roster

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Sept. 12 (UPI) -- Wide receiver Kevin White has landed on injured reserve after suffering a serious injury for the third consecutive season.White, 25, was the No. 7 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft. He had two catches for six yards in the Chicago Bears' loss Sunday to the Atlanta Falcons before exiting with a fractured shoulder blade. The Bears also added linebacker Jerrell Freeman to injured reserve due to a pectoral injury.Freeman, a six-year veteran, had 110 combined tackles in 12 games last season.Chicago also signed linebacker Jonathan Anderson and wide receiver Tanner Gentry to its active roster from its practice squad. The Bears signed running back Joshua Rounds and wide receiver Mario Alford to their practice squad. Chicago released wide receiver Rueben Randle from its injured re...