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Ranking the biggest stars in the next three free-agent classes

7:00 AM ET Free agency might or might not be alive and well, and that might have spurred the recent run of long-term contract extensions. Travis Sawchik examined the spike of signings at FiveThirtyEight and reported that March saw not only the highest dollar amount in extensions ever for one month (over $ 1 billion),…

Game of Thrones is in its final season. So what’s next for HBO?

Ending a major hit show is not easy for any network. But the departure of Game of Thrones, which began its eighth and farewell season on Sunday, comes at a critical crossroads for HBO. The network has a new owner, and its longtime status as the most distinctive brand name in television can no longer…

Trump vows to defeat all of ISIS ‘next week’… but generals say the fight isn’t over

US Middle East policy is becoming increasingly confusing, as Donald Trump assured his coalition allies that “100 percent” of Islamic State will be defeated “next week.” However, the military has warned it remains a real danger. Representatives of a 79-member, US-led coalition fighting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS) gathered in Washington on Wednesday, eager to…