Timberwolves forward Corey Brewer has been fined five-thousand-dollars by the NBA for violating the league’s anti-flopping rule for the second time this season. The flop occurred in Saturday’s loss to the Miami Heat. The 27-year-old Brewer is averaging 14 points and 2.7 rebounds in 20 games this season.
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Hawaii could become the first state in the nation to enter gun owners into an FBI database that will automatically notify police if an island resident is arrested anywhere else in the country.
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In Mississippi, a small team of entomologists has begun the first survey of mosquito populations in decades. Experts do not believe the kind of mosquitoes most likely to carry the Zika virus are active in the state, but they cannot know for sure.
U.S. President Barack Obama chided Vietnam on political freedoms on Tuesday after critics of the communist-run government were prevented from meeting him in Hanoi, a discordant note on a trip otherwise steeped in words of amity between the former foes.
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