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What's Overwatch? Why is it on ESPN? An AP esports explainer

Jul. 26, 2018 4:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — ESPN is set to make a major trade this weekend: LeBron for Lucio. Brady for Bastion. Serena for Soldier: 76. North America's biggest sports platform is ready to embrace competitive gaming, and it's wagering that traditional sports fans are, too. The Overwatch League, an esports circuit with...

President approves disaster declaration for Nebraska

Jun. 29, 2018 6:05 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — President Donald Trump has approved a disaster declaration for Nebraska to help with recovery efforts from an April blizzard. The White House issued the announcement Friday. The declaration allows for federal funding to supplement state and local recovery efforts in areas affected by...