NBA Finals headed for long series after Warriors ‘play with desperation

The NBA got its wish — a Finals series now tied and a potentially long battle in the offing. Warriors superstar Stephen Curry put on a third-quarter long-distance fireworks show until the new man on the block, Jordan Poole, tried to top it with his own 3-point party. And the officials weren’t going to ruin … Read more

Russia headed for recession, closed economy despite rouble rebound, US says

The United States Treasury sees Russia as struggling with steep inflation, diminished exports, and shortages WASHINGTON, USA – Punishing sanctions imposed by the United States and its allies on Moscow for invading Ukraine are pushing Russia into recession and starting to turn it back into a closed economy, a senior US Treasury official said on … Read more