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Browns vs. Bengals picks: Point spread, total, player props and trends for Thursday Night Football in Week 2

One week of NFL is in the books, and besides the lack of fans in almost every stadium due to the coronavirus pandemic, it was basically professional football as we’ve come to know and love, with plenty of scoring, a few shocking upsets and everything else you get in Week 1. That includes a disappointing showing from a Browns team that has built some buzz under a new regime, as well as a highly-touted No. 1 overall pick at quarterback losing his first game.

First, let’s talk about Joe Burrow. While it wasn’t reflected on the scoreboard, the rookie out of LSU looked like he belonged in his debut, leading his team down the field late and seemingly throwing a go-ahead touchdown that was nullified by a questionable flag before watching the Bengals kicker fail to send the game into overtime. The loss is what we’ve come to expect for

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With the Deadline of Sept. 20th Fast Approaching, TikTok makes a Last Minute Proposal in the hopes of Avoiding a Total Ban

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TikTok is officially freaking out as the clock winds down when the U.S. Government’s September 20th deadline shuts the door on TikTok if a sale isn’t made. They don’t want to sell their company and told Microsoft and Walmart to take a hike. Then they scrambled with a weird proposal to “partner” with Oracle on Sunday but not sell their company.

 

We’re now learning more about the Oracle deal. TikTok wants to appease the Trump administration with a deal to open a new U.S. business and hire 20,000 Americans. Oracle will be a data house to ensure that security issues are dealt with as required by the U.S. Government to safeguard consumer information from going to the Chinese Government. At present it still sounds like another stall to get to election day (or week) remaining in tact. That appears to be the ultimate short-term

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Initial weekly jobless claims total 884,000, versus 850,000 expected

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‘Miracle With a Sad Ending’: Couple Survive But Lose Baby in Wildfire Chaos

When he couldn’t reach his cousin Jake Hyland on Monday, Jim Mabry drove to his family’s remote property in rural Washington state, where wildfires turned pastures of 4-foot-high sage into dust.Jake and his wife, Jamie, along with their 1-year-old son, Uriel, were visiting their land in Okanogan County when flames from the Cold Springs Fire ripped through the area. Relatives couldn’t reach the couple, or emergency services, because power lines were down.On Tuesday, Mabry discovered Jake’s truck stuck in a ravine, about a quarter of a mile from the land. The vehicle had blown through a barbed wire fence. Its windshield had melted, and the steering wheel and dashboard were obliterated, he recalled.“When I first saw the truck, I didn’t want to search,” Mabry told The Daily Beast. “I was so convinced I was

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