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Top 10 USA News Headlines Today
1. LeBron, Westbrook propel Lakers past Rockets again, 119-117
The Lakers’ immediate rematch with Houston was a whole lot tougher than the initial meeting, and it wasn’t decided until Kevin Porter Jr.’s 3-pointer rimmed out right before the buzzer.
2. Cheveldayoff says he was unaware of severity of allegations
Winnipeg Jets general manager Kevin Cheveldayoff says he was “not aware” until this year of the severity of the sexual assault allegations made more than a decade ago against a former Chicago Blackhawks assistant coach.
3. Carlos Correa opens up on uncertain future after Astros’ World Series loss
Carlos Correa and the Houston Astros have tough decisions to make as the World Series loss to the Atlanta Braves immediately turns into the offseason with a bunch of concerns on the table.
4. Trump issued post-election threat, Georgia’s GOP secretary of state writes in new book
Then-President Trump was “threatening” him and asking him to “fudge” the numbers for the Georgia’s 2020 presidential election last year, Georgia’s secretary of state claims in a new book.
5. New Jersey Republican makes it a race against favored Dem: ‘Too close to call’
The race for governor in New Jersey remained too close to call early Wednesday as Gov. Phil Murphy’s Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli clings on to a slight lead.
6. Ex-Mets manager Bobby Valentine whiffs on Connecticut mayoral run, gripes about coverage
Former New York Mets manager Bobby Valentine struck out in his bid to become a Connecticut mayor on Tuesday.
7. Biden, Trump face troubling signs amid a pandemic of distrust
Nearly half of Democrats don’t want Joe Biden to run for reelection, according to a new poll, and that includes liberal-leaning independents.
8. How Virginia voters decided between Youngkin, McAuliffe: Fox News Voter Analysis:
Republican Glenn Youngkin bested Democrat Terry McAuliffe in the Virginia governor’s race, racking up strong margins among reliably Republican groups — plus making inroads among key Democratic constituencies.
9. Braves’ Max Fried on bounce-back outing in World Series: ‘One of those dream come true moments’
Max Fried showed up and showed out for the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.
10. Braves’ Dansby Swanson on World Series win: ‘No place that deserves it more than the city of Atlanta’
Atlanta Braves shortstop Dansby Swanson was among the players who played an integral role in helping the franchise win its first World Series since 1995.