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Are Bucs ‘automatic’ Super Bowl contenders with Tom Brady? Shaq Barrett thinks so

The addition of Tom Brady has Shaquil Barrett feeling like Joe Namath.

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker was asked Tuesday on ESPN’s “Get Up!” about his expectations for the 2020 season after the greatest quarterback of all time left the New England Patriots to join his team in free agency.

The short answer: They’re very high.

“I think (former Bucs quarterback)

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Now Is the Best Time to Buy a Car

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The past few months have upended virtually every plan anyone had made anywhere in the world, and that upheaval seems likely to continue for the foreseeable future.

So, with the knowledge that time makes fools of us all, and the understanding that pandemics speed the process, we’d like to make a prediction: This is going to be a great year to buy a car.

In some ways, this is a simple supply-and-demand argument. March was a brutal month for car sales, which fell by 27 percent across the industry in the first quarter

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Safe Baby Playpens to Keep Them Protected

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Even if parents could have eyes on the back of their heads, there would most likely be things they’d still miss, so the best form of insurance is to safely contain your baby in a playpen to make sure they don’t get into any trouble when you’re not looking. Whether you’re doing chores around the house or simply need to relax without holding them for an hour, a baby playpen will keep them protected and safe from anything harmful they could get into. Many of the best baby playpens are compact so you

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FFANY’s August Market Won’t Be Typical, But Plans Are Underway to Bring the Industry Together

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With New York City’s reopening plan not yet finalized, FFANY is unveiling a modified plan for its August market week.

“As we are all aware, New York City has been the epicenter of the pandemic and the city will understandably be slow to recover and resume normal activities. Part of this reopening will be the city being ready to welcome business visitors and the willingness of buyers to travel to Manhattan,” said John Heron, executive director of FFANY. “Unfortunately, we do not anticipate this being viable in August.”

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Stocks rebound Monday as Moderna’s coronavirus vaccine trial boosts optimism for economy

Stocks rebounded Monday from losses last week on optimism that the U.S. economy might start to recover from the coronavirus pandemic after drugmaker Moderna released promising early results for a vaccine. 

The Dow Jones industrial average soared 912 points to close at 24,597. The S&P 500 jumped 3.2%, erasing its losses from last week.

Shares of Moderna surged 20% after the biotechnology company reported encouraging phase one results for a potential COVID-19 vaccine in a small early stage clinical trial. It showed the production of antibodies to the virus in all of its 45 trial participants, Moderna said, a positive

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