News and Notes: May 23rd

Good morning,

Some cool things a’coming on STS this week, but let’s start things off with a look at all things NBA, including some links about this weekend’s Conference Finals.

Finally, a word for those affected by the tornadoes that hit Joplin, MO. Here is a link to CNN’s live blog on this tornado, and here is a link to the Red Cross, which is accepting donations.

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