Suns guard Booker scores 70 points to join elite club

TVC E. Phoenix Suns guard Devin Booker became the unlikeliest member of an elite scoring club when he erupted for 70 points on Friday against the Boston Celtics. Just the sixth NBA player to ever reach the scoring mark, Booker joins hallowed players Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant, David Thompson, Elgin Baylor and David Robinson. It was an astounding performance from Booker, a 20-year-old second-year player, and one few could predict coming. "It's a night I'm going to remember the rest of my life," Booker told reporters. Phoenix (22-51) fell to Boston 130-120 but Booker stole the limelight with his shooting. "It's a zone. It's kind of hard to explain. I've been in those zones before, but never to this extent." Booker, averaging 20.9 points per game entering the night, had never scored as many as 40 points before lighting up the scoreboard Friday. He made 21 of 40 field goal attempts for the game and tallied 51...

Gombe court jails two men for BVN Scam

TVC E. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC on Thursday,  secured the conviction and sentences of two men before Justice Sa'ad Muhammad of the Gombe State High Court on two count charge bordering on conspiracy and theft. The duo, Innocent Uche Clinton and Emmanuel Okanni, both are from Orlu Ngaba Local Government Area of Imo State. They specialize in scamming unsuspecting members of the public by sending text messages claiming to be from customer care of different Banks and telling the recipients that their transaction accounts were closed due to BVN issues and asked that they disclose their BVN in order to rectify the problem, thereby defrauding them. ...

Hilary Clinton celebrates Donald Trump shameful defeat

TVC E. Hillary Clinton took to her twitter page to express her happiness over Donald Trump's failure. Former Secretary of State and Democratic Presidential candidate who lost to Republican Donald Trump during last year's presidential election, Hillary Clinton said on Friday that the failure of the Republican plan to repeal Obamacare was 'a victory for all Americans.' 'Today was a victory for the 24,000,000 people at risk of losing their health insurance, for seniors, for families battling the quiet epidemic of addiction, for new moms and women everywhere.' 'Most of all, it's a victory for anyone who believes affordable health care is a human right.' 'We cannot forget: This victory happened because people in every corner of our country committed their time and energy to calling their representatives, showing up at town hall meetings, and making their voices heard.' She then posted a number of stories of people who have benefited from Obamacare, also...

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