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Expert NFL Picks for Week 11 Including Colts-Bills, Cowboys-Chiefs and Steelers-Chargers

By Evan Bleier This is NFL Best Bets, a recurring series in which professional sports handicappers lend us their insights and picks for the most intriguing matchups for each week of the football season. For this edition of Best Bets, Kevin Rogers, a veteran handicapper forVegasInsider.com, Thomas Gable, the director of race and sportsbook at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, and sports betting reporter Josh Appelbaum of VSiN share their opinions on five Week 11 games, including Dak Prescott and Patrick Mahomes squaring off in Kansas City and a divisional matchup between the Pack...

Biden Restores Protection To Bears Ears National Monument

By Tobias Carroll

In 2017, the Trump administration took a dramatic step regarding Bears Ears National Monument, located in southern Utah. As reported at the time, the then-president arrived in Utah and announced that the size of the national monument would be reduced by 83 percent. And while public sentiment was overwhelmingly opposed to this decision, the government's plan went ahead — affecting both Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments.

But what one administration can do, another can undo. Following the recommendation of Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland, Presiden...