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The Lede: Mexico y Brazil 

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The Lede, Monday, July 2, 2018 By David Royse Good Day! It’s Monday of a holiday-shortened week. Got suggestions for coverage, or thoughts on what’s here? Email me: dave.royse@ledetree.com or hit me up on Twitter: @daveroyse Trying to write this while keeping one eye on Mexico v Brazil in the World …

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The Lede: 108’s the New 98

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The Lede, Friday, June 29, 2018 By David Royse The LEDE Another study came out this week that suggested a future of human longevity unlike anything most of us have really considered. (In fact most of us don’t think all that often about the fact that the average human lifespan worldwide …

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The Lede: The Last Straw

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The Lede, Tuesday, June 19, 2018 By David Royse The LEDE Plastic May Get an Arch Enemy McDonalds may soon reach the last straw.  The global hamburger giant said Tuesday it is looking to phase out plastic straws, testing paper alternatives in the UK, Ireland and Belgium, and, in some places, making straws …

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The Lede. Jersey’s Back in the Gaming Game

Dover Downs Sportsbook, Dover, Delaware

The Lede, Tuesday, June 12, 2018 By David Royse The LEDE New Jersey should have been the first state to allow sports betting after the Supreme Court said it was OK for states to legalize it, because it was Jersey that pushed the case through the courts in the first place. …

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The Lede, Africa Rising

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The Lede, Thursday, June 7, 2018 By David Royse The LEDE Because I write here a lot about emerging industries, I tend to write a lot about China and the rest of Asia, the United States and Europe. Those three places are where industries are emerging that are changing all …

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The Lede, Phils Beat Cubs and Delaware Wins

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The Lede, Wednesday, June 6, 2018 By David Royse It’s the 74th anniversary of D-Day. The June 6, 1944 invasion of France was a major part of the Allied re-conquest of mainland Europe from the Nazis during World War II. The LEDE Odds are, the sports betting industry is going …

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