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Royals adding former first-round pick Starling from minors

The Royals are bringing Bubba Starling to the majors, culminating a journey that took eight years in the minors for the hometown hero and former first-round draft pick       ...

Royals adding former first-round pick Starling from minors

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NBA draft tracker: Live updates, pick-by-pick analysis Stick with us throughout the night as we track each NBA draft pick live as they're announced from Brooklyn's Barclays Center.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-21

At $8,500, Is This LT1-Powered 1993 Chevy S10 a Pickup With Pick Up That You Might Pick Up? Small pickups like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe S10 aren’t crowding new car dealer lots like they once did. This one comes with Corvette power so it might draw a crowd on its own accord. That is, if its price doesn’t scare them away....
16:34, 2019-05-21

Clint Frazier knows exactly what he needs to accomplish in minors Clint Frazier knows he must improve in the outfield. And he plans to spend his time in Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre doing just that. “I didn’t want to be a 24-year old DH,” Frazier said, per NJ.com. “DH is fun and all, but I want to use my legs while I still have them. R...
19:00, 2019-06-20

Kentucky pastor busted for trying to set up threesome with minors A Kentucky pastor was busted for trying to set up a threesome with two minors who work for him, according to police. Bobby Blackburn, who is the pastor of Elevate Church, turned himself in on Wednesday on felony charges of prohibited use of an electronic communication system to procure a minor to co...
20:51, 2019-06-03

Bronx man convicted of pimping out minors as young as 8 A Bronx man was convicted in Manhattan federal court of pimping out at least four minors for sex — including one victim who was just 8 years old. Claudius English, 45, used the Internet in 2013 to find, recruit and lure minor victims to his apartment, where he photographed them in sexually suggestiv...
01:00, 2019-06-12

Colorado Bans ‘Conversion Therapy’ for Minors Colorado on Friday became the 18th state to ban “conversion therapy,” a discredited practice that aims to change a person’s sexual orientation or gender expression....
02:34, 2019-06-02

Mets place RHP Familia on DL, ship RHP Gagnon to minors ATLANTA (AP) — The slumping New York Mets have placed pitcher Jeurys Familia on the 10-day injured list and optioned pitcher Drew Gagnon to Triple-A Syracuse. Familia went on the IL Tuesday with a bone spur in his right shoulder, one day after giving up three runs while recording only one out in a 1...
02:34, 2019-06-19

| US hedge fund billionaire charged with sex trafficking minors Jeffrey Epstein, a hedge fund billionaire with ties to top politicians and celebrities, was charged on Monday with sexually exploiting dozens of young girls....
22:17, 2019-07-08

Braves send 2018 All-Star RHP Foltynewicz to minors WASHINGTON (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have sent 2018 All-Star pitcher Mike Foltynewicz to the minor leagues following another ineffective start. Foltynewicz (2-5, 6.37 ERA) was optioned to Triple-A Gwinnet on Sunday after giving up eight runs in four innings to Washington less than 24 hours earlier. ...
23:51, 2019-06-23

Providence diocese to name clergy accused of abusing minors PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence has announced it will release the names of clergy, diocesan and religious order priests as well as deacons who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors. The diocese released a statement Sunday evening saying the names and o...
07:01, 2019-07-01

Tim Tebow is struck out by a position player who had never pitched in minors before Tim Tebow's struggles in Class AAA continued Tuesday night when he struck out looking against a first baseman/outfielder making his pitching debut.        ...
07:34, 2019-05-29

SBI Savings Accounts For Minors: Interest Rate And Other Details The interest rate on Pehla Kadam and Pehli Udaan is similar to savings bank account. For savings deposits balance less than Rs. 1 lakh, SBI offers an interest rate of 3.5 per cent per annum...
21:17, 2019-06-02

Mexico court rules minors can't be held at migrant center A Mexican court has ruled that authorities must stop detaining minors at a migrant center in Mexico City following the death of a 10-year-old Guatemalan girl there....
07:51, 2019-06-11

A Senator wants to stop YouTube from recommending videos featuring minors Earlier this year, YouTube was under fire as reports showed how the site's recommendation algorithms facilitated a "soft-core pedophilia ring" that flourished in the comments section of otherwise innocent videos. Advertisers quickly pulled back spend......
17:34, 2019-06-06

Mexico court rules minors can’t be held at migrant center MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican court has ruled that authorities must stop detaining minors at a migrant center in Mexico City following the death of a 10-year-old Guatemalan girl there. Monday’s ruling also says children in other detention centers must be identified immediately and have access t...
05:17, 2019-06-11

Teen Vogue slammed for column teaching minors how to get abortions Parents are blasting Teen Vogue for a recent “sexual health and identity” column that instructs a pregnant minor on how to end a pregnancy without telling her parents because “having access to abortion should be your right, regardless of your parents’ beliefs.” “I...
00:17, 2019-06-15

Reports of abuse of detained minors at Yuma border station NBC News- There are new reports of mistreatment of children at a border detention center in Arizona. NBC News have obtained reports on abuse of minors at a Yuma Border Patrol station. NBC News NBC News has obtained dozens of health and human services reports of alleged mistreatment of children held ...
23:00, 2019-07-10

Centre Toughens Child Abuse Law. Death Penalty For Sex Assault On Minors The Union Cabinet Wednesday approved amendments in the POCSO Act, which deals with crime against children, and included death penalty for sexual assault on minors, officials said....
18:51, 2019-07-10

Jeffrey Epstein ‘sexually exploited and abused’ dozens of minors: prosecutors Convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein “sexually exploited and abused” dozens of underage girls as young as 14 at his homes in New York and Florida in the early 2000s, Manhattan federal prosecutors alleged in an indictment unsealed Monday. The billionaire financier was charged with sex trafficking and ...
18:17, 2019-07-08

Trump administration discontinues English classes, recreational programs for unaccompanied minors in shelters The Trump administration is ending English classes, recreational activities, and legal aid for unaccompanied minors in federal migrant shelters because of a lack of funding, amid an increase in border crossings....
00:17, 2019-06-06

Adding more bioethanol to petrol is no way to go green Making “greener” fuels by adding bioethanol to petrol will wreck the environment, not save it. We need to focus on making electric cars work, says Michael Le Page...
19:00, 2019-07-18

What’s the big deal about adding a citizenship question to U.S. Census? U.S. President Donald Trump is making a last-ditch push to add a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. Census, despite a Supreme Court ruling against it last month and criticism by some states and civil liberties groups that the question is meant to deter immigrants from participating and help Repub...
00:34, 2019-07-10

Here's proof that every movie is improved by adding Godzilla Godzilla is an iconic movie monster that has spawned many imitators, but few duplicators. At a recent press junket for Godzilla: King Of Monsters, director Michael Dougherty made the bold claim that any movie can be improved if you just add some Godzilla. So we put his theory to the test in the vide...
00:51, 2019-05-31

Smash Bros Ultimate gets Labo VR support, adding nothing Got all you can out of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate? If you've unlocked the whole roster of 76 fighters (including those added through Smash Bros Ultimate DLC), finished the Spirit Board single player mode, and smashed your way through online battles, Nintendo has some brand new content just for ...
12:51, 2019-05-31

Comcast to pay $9.1 million for adding service plans without consent Comcast is facing the consequences of attaching plans to customers' accounts without their permission. A Washington state judge has ordered the telecom to pay about $9.1 million in penalties, plus restitution, for adding its Service Protection Plan......
07:51, 2019-06-09

A Modder Has Spent Years Adding Spider-Man Into GTA San Andreas J16D is a modder who has created a lot of different mods for Grand Theft Auto San Andreas. But one particular idea has been lodged in their brain since at least 2015. J16D has been working on and improving a simple idea: Bring Spider-Man and his web-swinging into San Andreas. After four-plus years o...
17:34, 2019-07-21

Restaurateur flips Brooklyn townhouse after adding a pool Restaurateur Stratis Morfogen and his wife, Filipa Fino, a former editor at Vogue, have sold their Bed-Stuy home for $2.7 million. The house at 663 Putnam Ave. — which now has a pool in the backyard — first went on the market last December for $3.75 million. The couple bought the home, built in the....
02:34, 2019-07-04

Manager keeps adding more goals to my performance action plan: Ask HR My manager keeps adding to my performance action plan. I want to work part time and not retire. My company won't allow that. What should I do? Ask HR.        ...
15:34, 2019-06-04

Snazzy pro athletes are adding surprise flair to their menswear It’s what’s inside that counts. At the ESPY’s red carpet on Wednesday, recently retired New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski wore a classic black houndstooth three-piece suit with a simple polka-dot tie. But as he parted his lapels for photographers, he revealed some charming personal...
20:17, 2019-07-13

Bird is adding a shareable electric motorcycle to its fleet Bird, the company that rents out electric razor scooters, is adding an electric motorcycle to its fleet of micro-mobility vehicles. The Bird Cruiser is described as a "seated electric vehicle," which can carry up to two adults at a time. You'll get a......
20:51, 2019-06-04

China Arrests Another Canadian, Adding to Diplomatic Tensions The person was detained last week, Ottawa said, around the same time as 16 foreign students and teachers were held on drug charges elsewhere in China....
13:51, 2019-07-14

Report: MLB Considering Adding Dopey Advertising Patches To Uniforms According to the Sports Business Journal, we are one step closer to living in a world in which every possible moment spent watching a sporting event will also be a moment spent absorbing corporate advertising. That’s because MLB is reportedly considering following the NBA’s lead and adding advertisi...
17:17, 2019-07-16

Trump backs off adding citizenship question to census President Trump will announce that he is backing away from trying to include a citizenship question on the 2020 Census during a Thursday afternoon news conference, according to multiple reports. The president instead will take executive action to direct the Commerce Department to collect the informa...
02:00, 2019-07-12

Google is adding a helpful play button to the toolbar in Chrome Google appears to be on a mission to improve the online media playback experience: not long after adding support for keyboard controls, it's now experimenting with a play button that appears on Chrome's toolbar.As spotted by ZDNet, the idea is you can quickly stop and restart audio and vid...
14:34, 2019-07-07

South Korea's first quarter GDP shrinks, adding pressure for rate cut South Korea's economy shrank more than initially estimated in the first quarter while core inflation slowed to a near 20-year low in May, data showed on Tuesday, adding to the case for the central bank to cut interest rates....
06:01, 2019-06-04

Remember the Chevy Trailblazer? GM is resurrecting the SUV and adding a Buick Encore GX GM has jumped into the SUV boom by announcing two compacts, the Trailblazer and Buick Encore GX that will join Chevrolet and Buick’s lineups in 2020.        ...
18:00, 2019-06-05

UPS adding Sunday delivery next year, joining rival FedEx United Parcel Service Inc next year will join rival FedEx Corp in adding Sunday delivery services, efforts viewed as bids to fend off customer-turned-competitor Amazon.com Inc ....
01:51, 2019-07-24

White House considering 'every option' for adding citizenship question to census With a court deadline looming, the Trump administration is looking at "every option" as it seeks to add a contentious citizenship question to the 2020 census, a White House spokesman said on Thursday....
22:51, 2019-07-04

President Trump Backs Down on Adding Citizenship Question to Census President Donald Trump is no longer pushing to include a citizenship question on the 2020 census, averting what legal experts say would have raised thorny constitutional and legal issues. Instead, Trump issued an executive order Thursday that directs other federal agencies and departments to provide...
04:51, 2019-07-12

McDonald's CEO says he needs to know adding a vegan burger will boost traffic to restaurants McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook said that the fast food chain is trying to figure out if adding a vegan burger will drive sales enough to make up for the added complexity it will add to its menu....
15:51, 2019-05-29

Julie Sweet to Run Accenture, Adding a Woman to the Ranks of Corporate C.E.O.s Her appointment raises the number of women at the helm of the most valuable U.S. public companies to 27, but that is just slightly more than 5 percent of those firms....
01:00, 2019-07-12

'Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience' part two is adding the Olympus Coliseum When the Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience dropped earlier this year, it was incomplete and missing some levels that might have put a damper on your nostalgia trip. Now, Disney and Square Enix are rolling out the experience's second part, which turns mor......
18:17, 2019-07-21

U.S. ramps up returns of asylum seekers to Mexico, adding Cubans The United States is more than doubling the number of asylum seekers it returns to Mexico in one city and adding groups like Cubans as it rapidly expands a policy to make migrants wait out claims south of the border, Mexican and U.S. officials said....
23:17, 2019-06-21

McDonald's ends UberEats delivery exclusive by adding DoorDash If you suddenly have an urge for McDonald's at home, you won't need to go through UberEats to get it. The fast food chain has expanded its delivery options to include DoorDash. The rollout will start in Houston, where the courier option will be ava......
23:51, 2019-07-16

Low-Carb Diet: 5 Interesting Ways Of Adding Carrots To Your Daily Meals Carrots can be fashioned into savoury and sweet dishes as well and although they're probably the healthiest when you eat them raw, they might not be the tastiest veggies out there, on their own....
15:17, 2019-07-04

North Face Apologizes for Adding Its Own Photos to Wikipedia to Promote Its Brand The North Face said it was ending a campaign that took photos of its clothing and equipment at outdoor destinations and uploaded the branded pictures to Wikipedia....
21:51, 2019-05-30

Microsoft stirs suspicions by adding telemetry files to security-only update This month's Security-only update package for Windows 7 includes an unexpected compatibility/telemetry component that has some skeptical users up in arms....
15:17, 2019-07-11

Adding This Spice To Your Milkshake May Trick Your Brain Into Thinking It's Sweet: Study The study that was published in the journal Food Quality and Preference, suggests that in order to limit the consumption of sugar, add vanilla to milkshakes...
19:00, 2019-06-21

China Snares Tourists’ Phones in Surveillance Dragnet by Adding Secret App Border authorities routinely install the app on the phones of people entering the Xinjiang region by land from Central Asia, gathering personal data and scanning for material considered objectionable....
21:34, 2019-07-02

U.S. Justice Dept. seeks 'path forward' for adding citizenship query to census A U.S. Justice Department lawyer told a Maryland-based federal judge on Wednesday that President Donald Trump's administration is seeking a "path forward" to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census, a dramatic change of course....
02:00, 2019-07-04

Nancy Pelosi Says Trump Wants to Make the U.S. ‘White Again’ by Adding the Census Citizenship Question House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says President Donald Trump wants to add a citizenship question to next year’s Census because he wants to “make America white again.” The California Democrat says the administration is battling in federal court to insert the question because it would have...
05:51, 2019-07-09

Gran Turismo Sport Has Spent Two Years Adding Great Stuff For Free When Gran Turismo Sport launched in October 2017, it was easy to regard it with suspicion. Despite being the first—and at this rate, perhaps only—Gran Turismo game on the PlayStation 4, it lacked the numeral that would’ve clearly signaled it as the next step in one of the longest-running platform-ex...
22:00, 2019-05-31

Amazon Considers Adding ‘Surveillance as a Service’ to Delivery Drones Because Maybe Every Product Should Monitor Us It’s become abundantly clear that Amazon is interested in incorporating surveillance into many of its products and services—through the internet, in our homes, and from the sky. Read more......
00:51, 2019-06-22

Scheer criticizes Trudeau for adding anti-Conservative union to media bailout panel Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says the Liberals' decision to name Unifor to a panel that will decide which media outlets receive government funding is the latest example of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau "stacking the deck" in his favour to get re-elected in October....
04:00, 2019-05-27

China June exports seen falling, adding to fears of global slowdown: Reuters poll China's exports likely fell in June as weakening global demand and a sharp hike in U.S. tariffs took a heavier toll on the world's largest trading nation, a Reuters poll showed....
12:51, 2019-07-10

Celebrities and royals spotted at Wimbledon Royals and celebrities spotted during the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club.       ...
07:51, 2019-07-11

Mercado gets 5 hits, Indians top Royals 10-5, 6th win in row Rookie Oscar Mercado went 5 for 5 and drove in two runs as the Cleveland Indians won their sixth straight game by defeating the Kansas City Royals 10-5       ...
05:51, 2019-07-20

Royals and celebrities spotted at Wimbledon Royals and celebrities spotted during the Wimbledon Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club.        ...
14:34, 2019-07-02

Sale Ks 12 in 3-hitter as Red Sox trounce Royals, 8-0 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chris Sale tossed a three-hitter for his third career shutout, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Rafael Devers drove in three runs apiece, and the Boston Red Sox trounced the woeful Kansas City Royals 8-0 on Wednesday night. Sale’s dominant performance was summed up by the eighth ...
08:51, 2019-06-06

Odorizzi, Twins win again, top Royals with 5-4 rally MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — C.J. Cron drove in the go-ahead run for Minnesota with a sixth-inning double , making Jake Odorizzi the second 10-game winner in the majors this season and capping a 5-4 comeback victory by the Twins over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Jorge Soler sent Odorizzi (10-2) a...
06:34, 2019-06-16

Chicago's Giolito strikes out 11 in win over Royals Chicago White Sox starting pitcher Lucas Giolito recorded a career-high 11 strikeouts in Saturday's 2-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium....
10:51, 2019-06-09

Soler, Cuthbert help rally Royals to 3-2 win over Tigers KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Jorge Soler had the tying RBI double in the eighth inning and Cheslor Cuthbert followed with the go-ahead run-scoring single to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 3-2 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday night. Adalberto Mondesi started the rally with his third hit of the...
06:34, 2019-06-12

Yankees acquire Terrance Gore from Royals With two weeks to go before the trade deadline, the New York Yankees have made another acquisition. However, the move seems more geared towards the final month of the regular season. The Yankees have acquired OF Terrance Gore from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for cash considerations. Gore is n...
05:51, 2019-07-19

Twins vs. Royals: Minnesota and Jose Berrios will get it done The Mets, who made 82-year-old Phil Regan their pitching coach, are considering 103-year-old Julia Hawkins to be their base-running coach after she won gold in the National Senior Games. Hawkins, who calls Regan “Kid,” ran the 100 in 39.62, better than Robby Cano, who has never run 100 meters. In th...
22:51, 2019-06-22

Kepler, Rosario help rally Twins to 8-7 win over Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Max Kepler’s RBI single drove in the tiebreaking run and Eddie Rosario added a run-scoring hit to cap Minnesota’s three-run rally in the eighth and the Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 8-7 Friday night. Minnesota scored five runs in the last three innings to avoi...
07:17, 2019-06-22

Jansen, Biggio lead Jays over Royals 7-5 A few weeks ago Toronto Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo conducted separate conversations with rookies Danny Jansen and Cavan Biggio about taking on leadership roles despite their youth....
09:17, 2019-06-30

MLB notebook: Royals DFA Peralta after RHP, catcher clash The Kansas City Royals designated veteran right-hander Wily Peralta for assignment on Saturday, one day after he clashed with rookie catcher Meibrys Viloria during the eighth inning of a game....
05:34, 2019-07-21

Montgomery reunited with Duffy in return to Royals Mike Montgomery and Danny Duffy are being reunited on a pitching staff for Kansas City for the first time since 2011, when they were highly regarded left-handers in the Royals' minor league system       ...
02:01, 2019-07-17

The secret drink recipe used to cure royals Produced by Budapest based beverage company Zwack, Unicum is a herbal liqueur made from a secret recipe that's a regular fixture in bars across the city....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Giolito dominant in 7th straight win as White Sox top Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Lucas Giolito worked into the eighth inning and had a career-high 11 strikeouts to win his seventh consecutive start, outdueling Brad Keller as the Chicago White Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 2-0 on Saturday. Giolito (9-1) allowed three hits and two walks in 7 2/3 innings a...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Chris Sale pitches ridiculously as Red Sox rip Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chris Sale threw a three-hitter for his third career shutout, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Rafael Devers drove in three runs apiece, and the Boston Red Sox trounced the woeful Kansas City Royals 8-0 on Wednesday night. Sale’s dominant performance was summed up by the eighth inning...
11:51, 2019-06-06

Yankees hold on for DH sweep of Royals, win 7th straight Austin Romine and Cameron Maybin each drove in two in New York's five-run second inning, and the Yankees held on to beat the Kansas City Royals 6-5, completing a doubleheader sweep for their seventh straight win        ...
17:34, 2019-05-26

Cubs get catcher Maldonado from Royals for LHP Montgomery The Chicago Cubs have acquired catcher Martin Maldonado in a trade with Kansas City that sent left-hander Mike Montgomery to the Royals       ...
12:17, 2019-07-16

Gurriel Jr., Blue Jays beat Royals 6-2 Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. smashed two of his team's four home runs in a 6-2 victory against the Kansas City Royals on Friday evening....
07:17, 2019-06-29

Merrifield has 2 HR, 6 RBIs to lift Royals over Mariners 9-0 SEATTLE (AP) — Whit Merrifield had two homers and a career-high six RBIs, Homer Bailey pitched into the eighth inning and the Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 9-0 on Tuesday night. The Royals jumped on struggling starter Yusei Kikuchi to get their third straight win. Kikuchi (3-5) allowe...
11:34, 2019-06-19

Sparkman shuts down White Sox in Royals' 11-0 win Glenn Sparkman pitched a five-hitter for his first career complete game, Whit Merrifield and Hunter Dozier both had three hits including a home run, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White sox 11-0       ...
07:17, 2019-07-17

Royals send slugging 3B Dozier to IL with oblique strain KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals placed slugging third baseman Hunter Dozier on the injured list with an oblique strain and recalled infielder Kelvin Gutierrez from Triple-A Omaha before their series opener against the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night. Dozier’s move to the IL is retroactive t...
01:34, 2019-06-05

Dozier’s 3-run homer sends Bailey, Royals over Twins 6-1 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Hunter Dozier hit a three-run shot during a five-run third inning, Homer Bailey was stingy again pitching into the sixth and the Kansas City Royals beat the Minnesota Twins 6-1 on Sunday. Alex Gordon had two RBIs and Nicky Lopez also drove in a run, helping the Royals forge a...
23:51, 2019-06-23

Five-run inning helps Royals edge Blue Jays A five-run outburst in the third inning was enough for the Kansas City Royals to beat the Blue Jays 7-6 on Sunday to end Toronto's small two-game win streak....
04:51, 2019-07-01

Tigers edge Royals 3-2 before teams head to Omaha Brandon Dixon broke an eighth-inning tie with a sacrifice fly that sent the Detroit Tigers past the Kansas City Royals 3-2       ...
07:17, 2019-06-13

Betts homers as Red Sox beat Royals 7-5 for 3-game sweep Mookie Betts hit a two-run homer off Danny Duffy in a four-run third inning and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-5 to complete their first series sweep in nearly a month        ...
01:00, 2019-06-07

Garver’s homer backs Gibson in Twins’ 2-0 win over Royals MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mitch Garver’s two-run homer in the eighth inning snapped a scoreless tie, and Kyle Gibson gave up two hits in eight innings in the Minnesota Twins’ 2-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Garver’s 11th home run of the season was deep to the berm...
05:51, 2019-06-15

Jansen wins it with HR in 9th, Blue Jays beat Royals 7-5 TORONTO (AP) — More than halfway through the season, Blue Jays catcher Danny Jansen finally went deep at home. He couldn’t have picked a better moment. Jansen hit a game-winning homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, Cavan Biggio launched his first career grand slam and Toronto beat the Kans...
05:17, 2019-06-30

Maldonado wears Father’s Day tie, leads Royals over Twins MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Martín Maldonado celebrated Father’s Day by wearing a blue necktie on his chest protector and had three hits to lift the Kansas City Royals over the Minnesota Twins 8-6 on Sunday. Maldonado had several names scribbled on the tie, along with “Happy Father’s Day.&#...
00:51, 2019-06-17

Merrifield singles in run in 10th, lifting Royals over Yanks KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Whit Merrifield got a lucky hop on an RBI single in the 10th inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Yankees 8-7 Sunday despite blowing a six-run lead. Merrifield hit a sharp, two-out grounder toward third baseman Gio Urshela with speedster Billy Hamilton at seco...
01:17, 2019-05-27

Royals place Adalberto Mondesi on 10-day injured list The Kansas City Royals placed shortstop Adalberto Mondesi on the 10-day injured list with a left shoulder injury       ...
02:34, 2019-07-18

Yankees add speedster Terrance Gore in trade with Royals Terrance Gore might not see the field for the Yankees during the regular season. But the Yankees now have a speed demon who can impact the postseason. The Yankees acquired Gore from the Royals for cash, the team announced Wednesday. He will report to Triple-A Scranton and is not on the 40-man roster...
22:51, 2019-07-17

Ozuna, Carpenter homer, Cardinals split DH with Royals 10-3 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Marcell Ozuna and Matt Carpenter went deep as part of a four-homer barrage and the St. Louis Cardinals split a doubleheader with the Kansas City Royals by winning the second game 10-3 on Wednesday night. Brad Keller threw seven-plus innings of two-hit baseball to snap a six-start wi...
05:34, 2019-05-23

Royals to serve as extras in Donald Trump’s victory lap of UK US president to use state visit to promote House of Trump as he doubles down on Brexit betDonald Trump’s state visit this week to the UK is being promoted as a celebration of a close alliance tempered through war.It could be more accurately described as a personal lap of victory for the US president...
04:01, 2019-06-03

Here's What Meghan Markle and Other Royals Wore to Archie's Christening And the mother of the royal baby wore Dior. Meghan Markle and Prince Harry hosted a private christening for their first child and son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor at Windsor Castle......
14:00, 2019-07-07

Núñez hits 3-run shot to send Red Sox past Royals, 8-3 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Eduardo Núñez belted a pinch-hit, three-run homer to break open a close game in the eighth inning, and the Boston Red Sox went on to beat the Kansas City Royals 8-3 on Tuesday night. Rafael Devers also drove in a pair of runs for the Red Sox, who began a grueling stretch of 1...
06:34, 2019-06-05

Royals, White Sox game suspended in 5th for rain, tied at 1 CHICAGO (AP) — Yolmer Sanchez hit a tying single, then entertained his White Sox teammates with a dugout show during a long rain delay before Chicago’s game against the Kansas City Royals was suspended in the fifth inning with the score 1-all Monday. The teams will pick up Tuesday where they l...
07:17, 2019-05-28

Rangers vs. Royals: Bet on Mike Minor to take down Kansas City Dazed and confused … Mayor de Blasio’s fight against “toxic whiteness” in city schools is confusing America’s heartland. Greg Guelcher, vice chair, Democratic club: “For Iowans, you say ‘toxic whiteness’ people would go … ‘huh?’ If you explained it they’d still be confused.” Our mayor is...
01:17, 2019-05-31

Royals trade right-hander Homer Bailey to A's The Kansas City Royals are sending Homer Bailey to the Oakland Athletics after scratching the veteran right-hander about 45 minutes before his scheduled start Sunday against Detroit       ...
20:51, 2019-07-14

Galvis slugs two HRs as Blue Jays rout Royals Freddy Galvis homered twice, Cavan Biggio and Randal Grichuk each had four RBIs, and left-hander Clayton Richard won for the first time in more than a year as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the visiting Kansas City Royals 11-4 on Monday afternoon....
23:17, 2019-07-01

Tennis royalty hands down tips to Britain's Next-Gen royals Almost a century has passed since Prince Albert – later crowned King George VI – turned up in his pristine white trousers and collared shirt to compete in the men’s doubles at Wimbledon....
05:00, 2019-07-05

Yankees sweep away Royals for seventh straight victory KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Yankees have spent the past week playing the two worst teams in the American League — and they’ve taken advantage of the favor the schedule-makers gave them. On Saturday, they swept a split doubleheader against the Royals, winning the first game 7-3 and the nightcap 6-5 at Kau...
09:51, 2019-05-26

Yankees-Royals rained out, day-night doubleheader Saturday KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The game between the New York Yankees and Kansas City Royals scheduled for Friday night was postponed because of heavy rain in the forecast. The teams were set to make up the game with a day-night doubleheader on Saturday, with the first game at 1:15 p.m. and the second at 7:...
02:00, 2019-05-25

Royals trade right-hander Bailey to A's for prospect The Kansas City Royals are sending Homer Bailey to the Oakland Athletics after scratching the veteran right-hander about 45 minutes before his scheduled start Sunday against Detroit       ...
21:17, 2019-07-14

Clevinger shuts down Royals as Indians roll to 4-0 victory Mike Clevinger pitched six innings of four-hit ball, and Carlos Santana and Roberto Perez went deep, as the Indians rolled to a 4-0 victory over the Royals       ...
06:34, 2019-07-04

Junis, Lopez lead Royals past White Sox 5-2 Jakob Junis struck out a career-high 10 and Nicky Lopez drove in a pair of runs and scored twice as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 5-2       ...
12:17, 2019-07-16

Dollar Tree adding alcohol to 1,000 struggling Family Dollar stores Dollar Tree is adding alcohol to about 1,000 Family Dollar stores in its latest effort to turn around the struggling chain.        ...
19:00, 2019-05-30

This state is adding free sunscreen dispensers to state beaches & parks all summer long! If you wanna have some fun in the sun this summer and keep your skin safe, looks like Rhode Island might be the ticket.        ...
20:01, 2019-05-23

Gordon, Sparkman lead Royals past Twins, Odorizzi 4-1 Alex Gordon had a two-run single and Lucas Duda added an RBI single as the Kansas City Royals jumped on Jake Odorizzi in the first inning and beat the Minnesota Twins 4-1       ...
06:17, 2019-06-21

Royals prospect Witt hopes to live up to lofty billing KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Bobby Witt Jr. has spent his much of his short life around the major leagues. For the first time Wednesday, he was the star attraction at the ballpark. The son of retired pitcher Bobby Witt was introduced as the highest-profile new member of the Royals’ farm system. Wit...
02:34, 2019-06-13

Queen leads Will, Kate, other royals at Royal Ascot 2019 Royal Ascot 2019, Britain's most important horse racing meet, brings out most of the royal family, led by horse-loving Queen Elizabeth II.        ...
22:34, 2019-06-18

White Sox vs. Royals: Lucas Giolito will stymie Kansas City The Astros’ 24-year-old star, Carlos Correa, is expected to miss 4-6 weeks after breaking a rib while getting a massage. The Patriots’ 78-year-old owner Robert Kraft is doing fine, but offered no comment. … Bravo! Dallas Keuchel can keep his beard after signing with Atlanta … One last tr...
17:51, 2019-06-08

Maldonado, Soler hit home runs, Royals beat Tigers 8-5 Martin Maldonado and Jorge Soler hit late homers and Whit Merrifield scored on a wild pitch as the Kansas City Royals beat the Detroit Tigers 8-5       ...
08:01, 2019-07-13

Yankees-Royals postponed, rescheduled as part of Saturday doubleheader The Yankees’ win streak is on hold. Inclement weather in Kansas City postponed Friday’s matchup with the Royals at Kaufman Stadium. Instead, the game will be played on Saturday as part of a doubleheader, the team announced. Game 1 is scheduled for 2:15 p.m. ET (YES), with Game 2 slated f...
08:34, 2019-05-25

Soler, Mondesi homers lead Royals past Rangers 4-2 Jorge Soler and Adalberto Mondesi homered and Jakob Junis allowed two runs in six innings as the Kansas City Royals snapped a three-game losing streak with a 4-2 win over Texas Rangers on Thursday night        ...
06:01, 2019-05-31

Blue Jays vs. Royals: Glenn Sparkman will get best of struggling lineup The Blue Jays are hoping that Clayton Richard can get back on track today (1:07 p.m.) against the visiting Royals. Richard is 0-4 with a 6.89 ERA this season and has allowed three or more earned runs in each of his past four starts. He also has had the highest push rate on totals of......
16:34, 2019-07-01

Donald, Melania Trump Dine With British Royals, Here's What Was On Menu US President Donald Trump along with his wife Melania Trump met the royal family and other British politicians on Monday night for the state dinner at Buckingham Palace....
14:34, 2019-06-04

Galvis homers twice, Biggio has 4 RBIs, Jays beat Royals Freddy Galvis hit a pair of solo home runs, rookie Cavan Biggio had four RBIs and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Kansas City Royals 11-4       ...
23:34, 2019-07-01

Melania Trump Stuns In Red Cape Gown For Dinner With Royals Making a statement with her sartorial choice, US First Lady Melania Trump looked resplendent in a stunning Givenchy red-caped gown by Clare Waight Keller....
11:34, 2019-06-05

White Sox vs. Royals: Lucas Giolito will continue All-Star push A Memorial Day to remember. Three of the worst teams in baseball won Monday. Marlins swatted the Nats, 3-2. Orioles tamed the Tigers, 5-3 and in the Upstate Correctional Facility Holiday Classic the Otisville Outlaws out-hustled the Catskill Crooks, 15-0. Power players Michael Cohen and Mike “The Si...
23:17, 2019-05-28

Royals send struggling White Sox to sixth straight loss Danny Duffy pitched strong six innings and ended a nine-start winless streak, and Jorge Soler and Nicky Lopez hit back-to-back RBI singles twice as the Kansas City Royals beat the Chicago White Sox 7-5       ...
06:34, 2019-07-18

Trumps sit down with Britain’s royals for lavish state banquet in London President Trump sat down with Britain’s long-reigning Queen Elizabeth II for a lavish state banquet at historic Buckingham Palace in London on Monday. The three-course affair got underway shortly before 9 p.m. local time there and capped off the first day of Trump’s visit to the country, a pomp-lade...
03:17, 2019-06-04

Soler homers, drives in 2 as Royals beat Blue Jays 7-6 TORONTO (AP) — Jorge Soler and the Kansas City Royals took an early blow but kept on fighting. Soler bounced back after losing a ball in the sun with a homer and two RBIs, Brad Keller pitched five innings to win for the first time since May 22 and the Royals beat the Toronto Blue Jays 7-6 Sunday. So...
02:34, 2019-07-01

Royals vs. Tigers: Shane Greene gives Detroit a great chance To say the Tigers’ pitching is full of peaks and valleys would be generous, but on Tuesday they will turn the mound over to one of their most reliable starters, Spencer Turnbull. His 3-5 record is not indicative of how good he has been this season. He enters this contest at Kansas City (8:15 p.m.).....
21:51, 2019-06-11

Wild Rumors, Archie's Christening and a Serious Split: How the Royals Are Spending Their Summer Summer doesn't even officially begin until Friday, but the scorching heat is already bearing down on the royal family. At least the actual weather is only expected to be 66......
13:00, 2019-06-18

Watch: Jose Ramirez hits two home runs in Indians' win over Royals After hitting just five home runs in his first 82 games this season, Cleveland Indians slugger Jose Ramirez hit two home runs against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium....
19:34, 2019-07-05

White Sox vs. Royals: Ivan Nova is good bet to stop Kansas City To call Ivan Nova versus Homer Bailey a pitchers’ duel for the ages would certainly be a stretch, but Nova has been showing some promise recently. He leads the league in hits and earned runs allowed, yet is 3-4 thanks to winning three of his past four starts. He has not been limiting much contact,.....
19:00, 2019-05-27

Royals and A-listers enjoy 'pretty cool' baseball atmosphere in London Given the buzz generated by the pair of games between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox over the past weekend, the unlikely marriage between London and Major League Baseball could be one that lasts....
19:51, 2019-07-01

Wild first pitch at Royals-White Sox game nails unsuspecting photographer A photographer was hit on a first pitch that went crazily awry Tuesday night before the Kansas City Royals game against the White Sox in Chicago.        ...
07:34, 2019-05-29

Cron’s 10th-inning single helps Twins get past Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — C.J. Cron homered and singled in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 5-3 on Saturday. Miguel Sanó and Jake Cave also homered for the Twins, who blew a 3-0 lead in the eighth before pushing ahead for good in the 10th. Eddie ...
00:34, 2019-06-23

Gurriel homers twice, Blue Jays snap skid, beat Royals 6-2 TORONTO (AP) — Eric Sogard hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. homered twice for his second straight multi-homer game and the Toronto Blue Jays snapped a three-game losing streak with a 6-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Friday. Randal Grichuk added a two-run ho...
05:00, 2019-06-29

Gallo’s 1st career grand slam leads Rangers past Royals 6-2 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Joey Gallo’s first career grand slam capped a six-run, sixth inning outburst as the Texas Rangers rallied past the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Friday night. Gallo’s home run, his team leading 16th of the season, sailed 457 feet and landed in the second seating area bey...
06:17, 2019-06-01

Watch: Indians ace Trevor Bauer gets season-high 12 strikeouts, beats Royals Cleveland Indians ace Trevor Bauer tossed a season-high 12 strikeouts and earned his sixth victory of the season in a 5-3 win against the Kansas City Royals....
19:34, 2019-06-27

Baby Archie's Christening Attended by Prince William, Kate Middleton and Other Royals Prince William and Kate Middleton were among the royals spotted on Saturday arriving at the christening of Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, the first child and son of his brother Prince Harry......
19:51, 2019-07-06

Watch: St. Louis Cardinals, Kansas City Royals split double-header The St. Louis Cardinals and Kansas City Royals split a day-night double-header, with each team pocketing lopsided victories in the two-game series impacted by severe weather....
00:17, 2019-05-24

Gallo's 1st career grand slam leads Rangers past Royals 6-2 Joey Gallo's first career grand slam capped a six-run, sixth inning as the Texas Rangers rallied past the Kansas City Royals 6-2 Friday night        ...
06:00, 2019-06-01

Watch: Toronto Blue Jays record 11-4 victory over Kansas City Royals on Canada Day Toronto shortstop Freddy Galvis recorded his third career multi-home run game and the Blue Jays earned their first Canada Day win in four years with an 11-4 victory over the Kansas City Royals....
15:17, 2019-07-02

Royals-White Sox Beef Gains New Life As Pitcher Tossed For Hitting Tim Anderson In The Head The beef between White Sox shortstop and good bat-flipper Tim Anderson and the Kansas City Royals reared its ugly head again Wednesday night, when Anderson was plunked in the helmet in the second inning by Royals starter Glenn Sparkman. In an effort to get out ahead of any escalating hostility, home...
17:17, 2019-05-30

Chicago White Sox's Tim Anderson gets hit in head by Kansas City Royals pitcher as rivalry grows Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson got the last laugh against the Kansas City Royals – once again – after getting hit in the head by a pitch during a game....
19:17, 2019-05-30

Queen Elizabeth prepares to host Trumps at glittery state banquet packed with royals As she has done for hundreds of foreign visitors, Queen Elizabeth II will put on an impressive show for President Trump and Melania Trump's visit.        ...
22:17, 2019-06-03

Archie christening: Crowds line Windsor streets to catch glimpse of royals at private event Crowds lined the streets outside Windsor Castle to celebrate the christening of Harry and Meghan's son, hoping to catch a glimpse of the royals even though the event is taking place in private....
15:51, 2019-07-06

Prince William, Kate Middleton and Royals Dine With President Donald Trump at State Banquet in London President Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump dined with the royal family and other important British politicians on Monday night at Buckingham Palace. Queen Elizabeth II hosted a......
23:51, 2019-06-03

Melania Trump wears red cape gown (by Meghan's wedding dress designer); Trumps host royals The first lady wore a red Givenchy cape gown to host royals at dinner - by the same designer who made Duchess Meghan's wedding gown.        ...
09:00, 2019-06-05

BMW Shows Off One-Off X7 Pick Up Behind the passenger cabin providing five persons, the BMW X7 Pick-up offers a generous loading area. The length of the loading space varies from 140 cm (closed) to 200 cm (open)....
12:34, 2019-07-06

Pick QB to win NFL MVP, but look for value down list LAS VEGAS — While NBA free agency is about to kick into high gear and we are into the heart of baseball season, the dog days of summer are ongoing for many sports bettors. Baseball may still be dubbed the national pastime, but the NFL is America’s betting passion. Team futures, season wins and the.....
23:00, 2019-06-28

How to get rid of ice pick scars Ice pick scars are small, deep scars that can develop following severe acne. A person cannot usually treat ice pick scars at home, but a number of professional treatments can help reduce their appearance. Learn more here....
11:34, 2019-05-25

Stars react to royals Meghan and Harry at 'The Lion King' premiere The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended the European premiere of 'The Lion King' much to the wonder and amusement of the movie's cast. (July 14)        ...
21:00, 2019-07-15

A's pick up series win over Angels Stephen Piscotty drove in two runs with a home run and a sacrifice fly, and right-hander Mike Fiers worked six effective innings Thursday night, helping the visiting Oakland Athletics bounce back from a tough defeat the day before with a 7-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif....
16:01, 2019-06-07

MLB draft tracker: Keep up with every pick from Day 1 The 2019 MLB draft begins Monday, with the Baltimore Orioles making the first selection and 78 picks being made in total on Day 1.        ...
03:17, 2019-06-04

|SAcannotjustsitbackandwaitforRamaphosatobringchange–Pick'nPayexec South Africans cannot just sit back, listen to SONA and wait for President Cyril Ramaphosa to bring change and rebuild trust in the country, says Pick 'n Pay's Suzanne Ackerman-Berman....
19:00, 2019-06-20

How to nail the interview and pick the right job Dear Greg, I was asked some tricky job-interview questions that left me blank. How should I have answered these: Tell me the differences between you and your brother? What are the qualities you would change in your father? What was the greatest setback in your life and how did you deal with it? The ...
23:00, 2019-06-16

Take Your Pick of Anker USB-C Dongles For $21 Or Less In the hopefully not-too-distant future, everything will just plug straight into USB-C, and all will be good with the world. Until then, if you own a laptop or tablet that only has USB-C ports, you’re probably going to need a hub to plug in old flash drives, hard drives, monitors, and other legacy p...
18:34, 2019-06-27

How to Pick the Best Light Bulb for Every Room The lighting in a room isn’t just part of the decor; it can affect everything from your sleep schedule to your brain power. So it’s understandable that you want your home, the place you presumably spend a big chunk of your life, to be lit nicely. But there are so many different options to choose fro...
02:00, 2019-06-08

The Best Laptop 2019: Our pick of the best laptops you can buy In this guide to the best laptops of 2019, we list the top notebooks money can buy, no matter what kind of laptop you're looking for, or what your budget is.So, you may be on the search for the best Chromebook, or perhaps the best premium Ultrabook or gaming laptop. Regardless of what you'...
10:51, 2019-06-20

The only way Knicks can mess up this pick is if they overthink it There have been few recent nights like the one awaiting the Knicks Thursday night. There have been so few times across the past 20 years when the Knicks have only good things awaiting them on any night of the calendar, June or January or any night in between. Thursday is one of those nights. Thursda...
08:17, 2019-06-20

How to pick the best approach to data science (fyi, there are three) As companies place an increasing premium on data science, there is some debate about which approach is best to adopt — and there is no straight up, one-size-fits-all answer. It really depends on your organization’s needs and what you hope to accomplish. There are three main approaches that have been...
16:34, 2019-06-19

BMW X7 pick-up truck designed by students News 5 Jul, 2019 Based on BMW's flagship SUV, the X7 pick-up features a teak-lined load bed and seating for five adults (plus one motorcycle)...
09:51, 2019-07-05

Islanders’ surprise pick is a big Mat Barzal fan VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Nice comparison, kid. The Islanders went off the grid a bit when they took Swedish winger Simon Holmstrom with the No. 23-overall pick in the NHL draft on Friday night. And then the 18-year-old sat there wearing his blue-and-orange hat and said one of the players he mod...
10:34, 2019-06-22

This Chart Will Help You Pick Which Lloyd Alexander Is Right for You If you’re like most people, at some point in your life you’ve found yourself having to make a difficult decision: which Lloyd Alexander do you need in your life right now, the small, inexpensive German car with bodies made of wood and vinyl, or the beloved children’s fantasy book author, best known ...
04:00, 2019-05-24

Ferrari make the first pick for F1 Pro Series Debutants Ferrari were given first pick in the Pro Draft for the 2019 Formula One esports series on Wednesday and chose Italian gamer David Tonizza to race for them against the other nine teams....
00:17, 2019-07-18

MLB draft tracker: Catch up on every pick from Day 1 Monday included 78 picks and while we won’t know for years who will turn out to be the stars and busts, there’s already plenty of talking points.        ...
08:34, 2019-06-04

How to Pick Sunglasses That Actually Protect Your Eyes Sunglasses are one of the few items that can simultaneously help protect your health and serve as a stylish accessory. As tempting as it is to buy a pair based solely on how cool they make you look, it’s also a good idea to check their tag and make sure they actually offer your eyes some protection....
20:51, 2019-07-02

Why China’s Debt Defaults Look Set to Pick Up Again Chinese companies are facing a reality check after years of ramping up debt. A deleveraging campaign that President Xi Jinping began in 2016 to curb risks in the nation’s financial markets has led to a crackdown on unregulated lending -- so-called shadow banking -- and tighter rules on asset managem...
11:17, 2019-07-09

We made Jim Gaffigan pick a new family Miranda Bailey’s directorial debut Being Frank stars Jim Gaffigan as a father whose life is turned upside down when his son discovers he has another family. When we sat down to interview the cast about the movie, we thought it’d be fitting to play a game we call “Which famous family would you rather...
00:17, 2019-06-12

How to Pick the Right Trekking Poles For Hiking When you’re hiking for a long time over uneven ground, a good trekking stick can can ease the burden on your legs and back. However, not all sticks are the same. Here’s the criteria you can use to pick the perfect walking stick for your hike.Read more......
02:00, 2019-06-12

The 0.3% of U.K. Voters Who Will Pick the Next Prime Minister Older, whiter and more right-wing than average, Conservatives who will choose their party’s next leader are adamant about one thing: Brexit at any cost....
16:17, 2019-07-06

MLB notebook: Orioles tab C Rutschman with No. 1 pick Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman was the No. 1 overall selection by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2019 MLB Draft on Monday night. The switch-hitting Rutschman batted .411 with 17 homers and 58 RBIs in 57 games for the Beavers this season as a junior....
05:34, 2019-06-04

Ex-Wazzu QB, No. 2 pick Leaf hired by ESPN Ryan Leaf has been hired by ESPN to be a college football analyst, another step in the remarkable comeback of the former Washington State star and No. 2 overall draft pick who has battled drug addiction and served time in prison....
04:17, 2019-07-15

NBA draft results: Analysis, every pick from both rounds The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.       ...
09:00, 2019-06-21

Get 20 expert coding courses for a price you pick But, you know what? Specialization is overrated. Rather than pursuing one narrow programming path, why not learn a bunch? The Pay What You Want: 20-Course Programming Bundle is a kitchen sink-sized programming package that jams in just about any web development discipline you could ever want. And ra...
19:17, 2019-07-05

Nuggets pick up Bol Bol in 2nd round trade with Heat DENVER (AP) — Denver and the Miami Heat agreed to a draft night trade that will send Oregon center Bol Bol to the Nuggets. The Nuggets didn’t have a draft pick Thursday, but swung a deal after the Heat took Bol at No. 44. In exchange, Miami will receive a future second-round pick and cash cons...
10:17, 2019-06-21

NBA Draft intrigue will really begin with Pelicans’ other pick The Pelicans are on the clock. Not for the No. 1 pick. Barring a stunning turn of events, that will be Zion Williamson. No, Thursday night’s NBA draft at Barclays Center will truly begin when New Orleans decides what to do with its second selection, the fourth-overall choice it obtained from the Lak...
08:17, 2019-06-20

Why China’s Debt Defaults Look Set to Pick Up Again: QuickTake Chinese companies are facing a reality check after years of ramping up debt. A deleveraging campaign that President Xi Jinping began in 2016 to curb risks in the nation’s financial markets has led to a crackdown on unregulated lending -- so-called shadow banking -- and tighter rules on asset managem...
02:00, 2019-07-09

Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft The New Orleans Pelicans have selected Zion Williamson with the No. 1 pick, going with the Duke force who is considered one of the most exciting prospects in years       ...
06:17, 2019-06-21

Mets vs. Cubs: Chicago the pick as Yu Darvish comes in off gem Mayor de Blasio, who is never here, has hired Gregory Russ to be the new NYCHA chief. Russ, who will make $402,000 yearly, will be spending his weekends in Minnesota with family. The perfect hire. … The Mets, looking for a scapegoat, fired pitching coach Dave Eiland and replaced him with the a...
19:34, 2019-06-21

NFL notebook: DT McCoy reportedly to pick from 3 teams After finishing his latest free-agent visit with Carolina on Friday, six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will reportedly decide on his 2019 team among three final suitors: the Panthers, the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns....
06:51, 2019-06-01

Source: Wolves get sixth pick for No. 11, Saric The Wolves acquired the sixth pick in Thursday's NBA draft for the 11th pick and Dario Saric, a source told ESPN. Texas Tech guard Jarrett Culver went with the No. 6 pick, while North Carolina forward Cameron Johnson was the 11th pick....
04:17, 2019-06-21

Raiders sign first-round pick RB Jacobs The Oakland Raiders signed running back Josh Jacobs on Tuesday, the team's first-round draft pick and No. 24 overall selection in the 2019 NFL Draft....
18:34, 2019-07-10

You Can Kayak in Europe for Free, If You Pick Up Trash All over the world, our oceans, lakes, and rivers are full of trash. There’s a heap of plastic garbage swirling around in the Pacific Ocean right now and much of it is the result of our own littering and improper trash disposal. Some waterways in Europe suffer the same littering problem, which led t...
00:34, 2019-05-22

The best laptop 2019: our pick of the 15 best laptops you can buy this year The best laptops of 2019 offer performance and features that would have been unthinkable a few years ago, and on this page we've listed the best laptops that will suit a wide range of budgets.So, no matter if you're looking for for cheap and cheerful Chromebooks, premium Ultrabooks or imme...
16:34, 2019-05-22

Dev-Led Panel To Pick Coach, But No Decision Before SC Hearing The Kapil Dev-led ad-hoc committee has emerged as the frontrunner to pick the next national coach but a final decision on panel formation would be taken only after the next Supreme Court hearing...
20:17, 2019-07-17

Walmart Turns to VR to Pick Middle Managers The country’s largest employer is using a VR skills assessment as part of the selection process to find new middle managers, hoping to limit inherent bias in hiring decisions, increase diversity and reduce turnover in a tight labor market....
12:51, 2019-06-30

Ben Simmons Hit A Three! (In A High School Gym) (During A Pick-Up Game) Now that free agency is settled and the draft is over and summer league has come and gone, the only thing NBA fans have left to consume before the start of the season is shaky, grainy footage of their favorite players participating in offseason workouts. These clips are always circulated by some sho...
16:34, 2019-07-23

First drive: Skoda Mountiaq pick-up concept One-off student-built machine is a Kodiaq reimagined for wilderness expeditions Since 1927, Skoda has run an in-house vocational academy to help train future designers and engineers, and since 2014, the students of the Skoda Academy have produced a one-off concept car each year to highlight the ski...
21:51, 2019-06-05

Six Daypacks to Pick Up Before Your Summer Adventures Begin Aside from solid hiking footwear, I would argue that a decent daypack is the most important piece of gear for a hiker to have in his or her arsenal. By now, we all know we should hike with the Ten Essentials, right? So you’re going to to need to stash that stuff somewhere. Hooray for daypacks!...
01:51, 2019-06-05

Mets reach deal with their first-round pick The Mets have agreed to terms with first-round pick Brett Baty. The third baseman from Lake Travis High School in Austin, Texas, who was drafted 12th overall, will be introduced Saturday at Citi Field, where he will take batting practice before the Mets play host to the Cardinals. Baty was expected ...
16:17, 2019-06-15

Pats pick up another tight end in trade with Lions The Patriots have acquired third-year tight end Michael Roberts from the Lions for a conditional seventh-round pick in 2020, a league source told ESPN. The Patriots are thin at tight end as they transition without Rob Gronkowski....
23:00, 2019-06-13

Jim Harbaugh says he'd pick Michigan football to win the Big Ten Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh agrees with the media, who picked the Wolverines to in the Big Ten even though they haven't won a sharer since 2004       ...
23:00, 2019-07-19

NBA draft: Ranking the five biggest busts as the No. 1 pick From Anthony Bennett, who underachieved, to Greg Oden, who was saddled with multiple knee injuries, not every draft offers a winner with the top pick.       ...
18:00, 2019-06-19

French pick alliance preservation over FCA promises Since Carlos Ghosn's arrest in November, the French government has said repeatedly that its main goal is to preserve the Renault-Nissan alliance. The state proved it was serious when it refused to approve a merger with Fiat Chrysler without Nissan's full support....
19:17, 2019-06-06

Panthers sign second-round pick Greg Little CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers have signed second-round draft pick Greg Little to a four-year contact. The 6-foot-5, 310-pound Little has the inside track to be the team’s starting left tackle this season. He was selected by Carolina with the 37th overall pick out of Mississippi after bei...
00:00, 2019-06-20

BMW prepares to pick new CEO as Zipse remains favorite BMW's supervisory board is expected to name manufacturing chief Oliver Zipse as its new CEO after meeting at the automaker's U.S. plant on Thursday....
13:17, 2019-07-18

EU parliament to decide on hard-won pick for Commission head EU governments' surprise nominee for president of the European Union's executive, Germany's Ursula von der Leyen, will seek support in the EU parliament on Wednesday hoping to secure the confirmation that she will need in two weeks' time....
14:51, 2019-07-03

Seahawks sue former draft pick McDowell for bonus repayment DETROIT (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Michigan seeking repayment of a nearly $800,000 of the signing bonus given to former draft pick Malik McDowell claiming he violated his NFL contract. The Seahawks filed the suit this week in the Eastern District of Mi...
05:17, 2019-05-31

Lakers get Horton-Tucker in 2nd round after trading top pick LOS ANGELES (AP) — A few hours after the Los Angeles Lakers made a draft pick for another team, they made a solid addition to their own roster. Although the Lakers gave up the fourth overall pick in the yet-to-be-announced trade for Anthony Davis earlier this month, they acquired the 46th overall pi...
10:17, 2019-06-21

Rockets, without a draft pick, prepare for free agency HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets didn’t have a pick in Thursday night’s draft after past trades sent their first-round pick to Cleveland and their pick in the second round to New York. After a quiet draft night, the Rockets may be much more active as free agency looms on July 1. The Ro...
10:17, 2019-06-21

Jays select college pitcher with 1st-round pick The Toronto Blue Jays went for size and strength with their first selection of this year's MLB draft. Now they're excited to see how those traits can translate to their pro ranks....
17:51, 2019-06-04

Mets’ stud draft pick kept his cool, and it paid off Matt Allan entered the draft prepared for “crazy” things to happen and said that helped him cope with the anxiety of not getting selected earlier. Considered a first-round talent who slipped to the third round because of concerns over whether he would sign, the right-handed pitcher from Seminole Hig...
17:00, 2019-06-29

BMW poised to pick production chief as CEO after Krueger bows out BMW board member Oliver Zipse, a 55 year-old company veteran, is the front runner to become the carmaker's new chief executive, sources said on Friday after Harald Krueger announced he would not stay on beyond April 2020....
18:17, 2019-07-05

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Midday’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 3 Midday” game were: 9-0-9 (nine, zero, nine) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Midday’ game appeared first on LEX18.com....
22:34, 2019-06-01

Trump's pick to head FAA held up by whistleblower lawsuit A Senate committee is delaying the confirmation of President Donald Trump's pick to run the Federal Aviation Administration to look into claims made about the nominee, Stephen Dickson, in a whistleblower lawsuit....
06:17, 2019-06-07

Yankees’ draft pick starting off a bit like Brett Gardner did While many MLB draft picks make the jump from high school to the minor leagues, Yankees third-rounder Jake Sanford is on a more unusual path. The No. 105 pick graduated from Auburn Drive High School in 2016, passed on a volleyball scholarship from Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada and then...
11:51, 2019-06-06

Skoda Mountiaq: New pictures show pick-up concept One-off Kodiaq-based lifestyle vehicle is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme New images show the Mountiaq pick-up concept that Skoda will showcase in June as part of a student training programme. The two-door Kodiaq-based off-roader has been developed by 35 studen...
21:17, 2019-06-03

Steve Mnuchin: U.S. to pick up trade talks with China The United States and China will hold trade talks by phone Thursday, and in-person negotiations could also resume in the near future, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday....
18:34, 2019-07-18

Giants vs. Cardinals: Surging San Francisco is the underdog pick The Giants enter their home series against the Cardinals with a 39-47 record, but appear to be playing their best baseball of the season. San Francisco has won five of its past six games while an offense that is in the bottom three in runs per game and batting average has scored six-plus runs in......
02:51, 2019-07-06

NBA notebook: Suns deal former top pick Jackson to Grizz The Phoenix Suns dealt former fourth overall pick Josh Jackson to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday in a trade involving four players and two draft picks, according to an ESPN report....
07:17, 2019-07-04

Analysis: Belmont pick is Tacticus, aided by bloodlines This is a Triple Crown season that will be remembered, though probably should be forgotten. Maximum Security was the winner of the Kentucky Derby for about 20 minutes, then got taken down over a claim of foul that will be debated forever. The Preakness was probably most notable for Bodexpress throwi...
19:34, 2019-06-07

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Midday’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 4 Midday” game were: 5-6-2-0 (five, six, two, zero) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Midday’ game appeared first on LEX18.com....
22:34, 2019-06-01

Devils select US center Hughes with 1st pick in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have selected American center Jack Hughes with the first pick in the NHL draft. Hughes is from Orlando, Florida, and becomes the eighth American selected No. 1, and first since 2016, when the Toronto Maple Leafs chose Auston Matthews. The 5-fo...
04:17, 2019-06-22

NBA-champion Raptors take Miami C Hernandez with 59th pick TORONTO (AP) — The Toronto Raptors selected center Dewan Hernandez from the University of Miami with the 59th pick in Thursday’s NBA draft. The 6-foot-11 Hernandez sat out this season because of his dealings with an agent. Facing additional punishment next season, the junior from Miami turned ...
10:17, 2019-06-21

Our pick of Venice Biennale 2019's most scientific artworks Venice’s Biennale is colourful, brash, and full of experiments. But in the end, it’s about the trickiness of learning to live with our digital creations...
16:01, 2019-05-21

Domingo German and Edwin Encarnacion Help the Yankees Pick Right Up German (11-2) beat the Blue Jays with six innings of three-hit ball, and Encarnacion hit a three-run double as the Yankees, with the best A.L. record, began the second half of the season....
05:51, 2019-07-13

House Dems pick party unity over ICE fight House Democratic leaders are likely to duck what could be their best chance to force President Donald Trump to fix squalid conditions at the border, out of fear of stirring up further infighting in the caucus.Democrats are pushing to relieve congested detention facilities for migrants and demand acc...
16:34, 2019-07-13

Diamondbacks vs. Cardinals: Zack Greinke will pick up where he left off Locking your doors may not be enough. U.S. women’s soccer star Allie Long had her New York “Key to the City” stolen when she and the team appeared Wednesday at the ESPYS in LA. The key, which opens nothing but photo ops for Mayor Bill de Blasio, will be replaced. The D’backs are not going......
16:51, 2019-07-14

YOUR MONEY - Do the math before you pick the expensive school zone For John Bohnsack, it was a classic parental dilemma: Get a small, expensive house in a high-quality school district, or pay less and get more house in a worse neighborhood....
16:34, 2019-06-10

The best wireless headphones 2019: our pick of the best ways to cut the cord Best Wireless (Bluetooth) Headphones: Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best wireless and Bluetooth headphones you can buy in 2019.Years ago, we might've tried to dissuade you from buying a pair of wireless headphones. At the time, the technology had issues with wireless connectivity ove...
03:51, 2019-06-20

Buy An Xbox One S, Pick a Bonus Controller and Headset For Free Not to be outdone on Prime Day, Walmart is offering a really strong Xbox One S deal, if you’re in the marked for a new console. You get to choose from five different 1TB Xbox One S bundles for $299, then add on your choice of extra controller, and your choice of two headsets for free*...
23:17, 2019-07-15

Trump Fed Pick Missed Bank Board Meetings One of President Trump’s latest Federal Reserve picks has amassed an attendance record that is worse than all but two of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s 23 directors....
00:34, 2019-07-16

Michael Jordan linked to best and worst No. 3 pick in history When the Knicks lost the NBA draft lottery, they lost more than Zion Williamson. They also lost the certainty that comes with picking first overall. The first pick comes with a high percentage of success, especially in a year with someone like Williamson about to enter the league. That’s not always ...
12:34, 2019-06-19

Kazakhstan Elects Longtime President's Pick for Successor Authorities named a former prime minister as the winner of the oil-rich former Soviet nation’s presidential election, a vote that was marred by mass detentions and criticized by international observers....
17:00, 2019-06-10

Source: Knicks reject Hawks' offer for No. 3 pick The Knicks have declined a recent trade offer that would have sent the No. 3 overall draft pick to the Hawks in exchange for the eighth and 10th picks, a source told ESPN's Jonathan Givony....
21:00, 2019-06-18

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 3 Evening” game were: 2-2-3 (two, two, three) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game appeared first on LEX18.com....
05:34, 2019-05-23

Vivo Z1 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro vs Realme 3 Pro vs Samsung M40: Our Pick? Vivo Z1 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro vs Realme 3 Pro vs Samsung M40 Comparison: camera, display, speed test, performance, battery life, price in India compared....
17:51, 2019-07-18

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 4 Evening” game were: 3-7-7-3 (three, seven, seven, three) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game appeared first on LEX18.com....
09:17, 2019-05-22

2019 NBA mock draft 2.0: What happens after Knicks pick RJ Barrett Believe it or not, there is intrigue in next Thursday’s NBA draft beyond Zion Williamson. Will the Knicks take RJ Barrett, as expected, or Jarrett Culver? Will they even make the No. 3 pick, will the Lakers make the selection right after, or will one be traded for Anthony Davis? Who ends up as a......
16:34, 2019-06-14

Magic pick Auburn’s Chuma Okeke No. 16 overall in NBA draft ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Orlando Magic have selected Auburn forward Chuma Okeke with the 16th pick of the NBA draft, adding a player they hope will bolster the team’s frontcourt depth. The Magic are coming off a 42-40 finish, the team’s first playoff berth in seven years and drafted outs...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Celtics select Romeo Langford with No. 14 pick in NBA draft BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have selected Romeo Langford with the 14th pick in the NBA draft as they look to fortify a roster facing massive uncertainly with free agency looming. The Celtics also hold the 20th, 22nd and 51st picks. In his lone season at Indiana, the 6-foot-6 Langford played thr...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Likely No. 2 NBA draft pick Ja Morant signs deal with Nike Former Murray State point guard Ja Morant, the likely No. 2 pick in the NBA draft, announced Monday that he signed with Nike.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-27

Knicks select Duke swingman RJ Barrett with No. 3 pick NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Knicks selected Duke freshman swingman RJ Barrett with the third pick in the NBA draft Thursday night. Barrett led the Atlantic Coast Conference in scoring at 22.8 points per game despite somewhat being overshadowed by flashier teammate Zion Williamson, the No. 1 pick by...
03:51, 2019-06-21

NBA draft: New Orleans Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick Zion Williamson won several national accolades as a freshman at Duke and his game - which includes size, skill, strength, speed and acumen - is rare.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-21

Take Your Pick of Cards Against Humanity Expansions For Half Off, Starting at $3 Cards Against Humanity offers several major expansions to keep the game fresh, but they’ve also offered a number of smaller themed packs through the years that can give your deck a unique character. Today on Amazon, several of them are on sale for just $3-$3.50 (after applying the 50% off coupon, av...
08:51, 2019-07-11

Trail Blazers select Nassir Little with 25th pick TUALATIN, Ore. (AP) — The Portland Trail Blazers selected North Carolina forward Nassir Little with the 25th pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday night. In Little, the Blazers added wing depth to their team with the 6-foot-7 wing. Little was one of the final players left in the Green Room, but he event...
04:34, 2019-06-21

Pelicans pick Zion to open draft, Morant goes 2nd The Pelicans selected the superstar forward out Duke No. 1 overall in Thursday's night NBA draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, confirming what had been inevitable once New Orleans won the draft lottery last month....
04:17, 2019-06-21

UK Tories to pick final 2 contenders for prime minister LONDON (AP) — Britain’s governing Conservatives are set to pick two candidates who will square off to become the country’s next prime minister. Lawmakers will vote Thursday to eliminate two contenders from a four-strong field of ex-foreign minister Boris Johnson, current Foreign Secretar...
11:51, 2019-06-20

G20 says global growth to pick up; trade, geopolitics among risks Financial leaders of the world's biggest economies will say on Sunday that global growth is likely to pick up this year and next, but that intensified trade and geopolitical tensions were among the key downside risks, the final draft communique showed....
10:17, 2019-06-09

Point taken: Cavs select Garland with No. 5 pick in draft CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cavaliers used the No. 5 pick in the NBA draft on point guard Darius Garland, who played in just five games at Vanderbilt because of a knee injury Garland suffered torn meniscus in his left knee during a Nov. 23 game and underwent season-ending surgery. The 19-year-old might hav...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Pick Out a New Casio Watch in Today's Amazon Gold Box Tragically, there are no calculator watches to be had here, but Amazon is offering big savings on a variety of Casio timepieces, today only. We’ve included a few highlights, make sure to check out the full posting for all of the deals....
18:51, 2019-05-28

Bolsonaro pick for Funai agency horrifies indigenous leaders Marcelo Xavier da Silva is police officer linked to agribusinessFormer agency employee: ‘I am scared of him’ Indigenous leaders and specialists working with Brazil’s nearly one million tribal people have been stunned and disconcerted by the appointment of a federal police officer with strong connect...
12:17, 2019-07-21

Daniel Jones can immediately start validating Giants’ pick When the Giants open training camp this week in East Rutherford, N.J., perhaps the strangest quarterback controversy officially begins. Daniel Jones, the surprise sixth-overall draft pick from Duke, isn’t expected to unseat the 16-year veteran Eli Manning as the starter no matter how well the youngs...
07:00, 2019-07-21

Undocumented, vulnerable, scared: the women who pick your food for $3 an hour In the fields of south Texas Mexican women work long hours in dangerous conditions under the ever-present threat of deportationOn a rainy, pre-dawn Monday morning in the fields of the Rio Grande Valley along the Mexican border in south Texas, little constellations of flashlights twinkle across the g...
19:01, 2019-07-10

Anniversay Games: Ones to watch, pick of the events, full schedule "It\u0027s that time of the year again when the world\u0027s best athletes compete in the latest round of the Diamond League series at the London Stadium."...
01:34, 2019-07-19

Orioles draft Oregon State catcher Rutschman with No. 1 pick The Baltimore Orioles have selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft        ...
03:17, 2019-06-04

Skoda names student-built Kodiaq pick-up concept One-off Mountiaq is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme Skoda will showcase a one-off pick-up concept in June as part of a student training programme, and has revealed it will be called the Mountiaq.  The two-door Kodiaq-based off-roader has been developed by 35 st...
22:51, 2019-05-28

Trump Expected to Pick Ken Cuccinelli for Immigration Policy Role The job’s duties and title are still being decided, but Ken Cuccinelli, an immigration hard-liner, is expected to work through the Department of Homeland Security....
19:00, 2019-05-21

Critic’s Pick: ‘The Proposal’ Review: The Artist, the Architect and the Other Woman Jill Magid’s documentary is part of her campaign to bring the tightly controlled archives of the Mexican architect Luis Barragán to a wider audience....
13:51, 2019-05-23

Critic’s Pick: ‘Barbara Rubin’ Review: An Overlooked Filmmaker Gets Her Due Chuck Smith’s documentary charts the life of Barbara Rubin, the little-known but influential filmmaker who had alliances with the likes of Andy Warhol and Allen Ginsburg....
20:00, 2019-05-23

Brewers vs. Pirates: Zach Davies makes Milwaukee the pick The week that was. So which of these stories shocked you least? Mayor de Blasio going to the gym instead of the new 9/11 Memorial? Jeopardy’s James Holzhauer winning again? Veterans walking out on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after her latest tirade? Or that the fix was in on Jussie Smollett’s dramatic ...
16:51, 2019-06-02

Trump's Pentagon pick says he won't be bullied into making 'stupid decisions' U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become his top uniformed military adviser told Congress on Thursday that he would not be "intimidated into making stupid decisions," saying he would always give his best advice, regardless of pressure....
00:17, 2019-07-12

Israel’s Knesset taps Netanyahu’s pick for state comptroller JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s parliament has voted in favor of appointing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s candidate for state comptroller, representing a minor political victory for the embattled leader. The Knesset voted 67-48 on Monday in favor of Matanyahu Engelman, who currently head...
15:51, 2019-06-03

New student-built Skoda Mountiaq pick-up truck revealed News 3 Jun, 2019 The one-off Skoda Mountiaq was designed and built by 35 students at the Czech brand’s vocational school to showcase their skills...
18:17, 2019-06-03

Kids who play violent videogames may be more likely to pick up a gun and pull the trigger (Reuters Health) - Children who either played or watched a videogame that included gun violence were more likely afterward to handle a gun and pull the trigger, a new study finds....
01:51, 2019-06-01

Julius Baer assets hit record as money inflows pick up Assets under management at Swiss private bank Julius Baer rose 12% in the first four months of 2019 to a record 427 billion Swiss francs ($425.34 billion)....
09:17, 2019-05-24

Israel's Knesset taps Netanyahu's pick for state comptroller Israel's parliament has voted in favor of appointing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's candidate for state comptroller, representing a minor political victory for the embattled leader....
20:17, 2019-06-03

Trump's Pentagon pick says won't be bullied into making 'stupid decisions' U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become his top military adviser told Congress on Thursday that he would not be "intimidated into making stupid decisions," saying he would always give his best military advice, regardless of pressure....
18:34, 2019-07-11

| Black Africans must pick up Everest challenge, says landmark climber The first black African woman to climb Everest says that people from her continent must seek "amazing" new challenges to prove they can compete with the best....
05:00, 2019-05-24

From Sheffield United to Milan: our writers pick their favourite kits It’s that time of the year when clubs bring out their strips for the coming season, so which ones do we look back on fondly?There’s history behind this one. It was the first ever fluorescent outfield shirt (according to Umbro, at least) and kicked off a trend that has never really gone away (no surp...
15:17, 2019-07-16

IMF cuts global growth outlook, but predicts pick up later in 2019 The outlook for global growth is at its lowest since the financial crisis, but expected to pick up in the second half of 2019, the International Monetary Fund reported on Tuesday, so long as “policy missteps that could harm economic activity” are avoided....
23:00, 2019-05-21

Wolves pick Johnson in proposed swap with Suns for Culver MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Timberwolves have selected North Carolina small forward Cameron Johnson with the 11th overall selection, with the intent of sending him to the Phoenix Suns in a proposed trade that pushed them up five slots. A person with knowledge of the agreement told The Associate...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Rangers acquire Trouba from Jets for Pionk, 1st round pick The New York Rangers have acquired defenseman Jacob Trouba from the Winnipeg Jets for defenseman Neal Pionk and the 20th overall pick in the draft. The teams announced the trade Monday. Trouba is a restricted free agent who needs a new contract. Trouba, 25, gives the rebuilding Rangers a legitimate ...
05:00, 2019-06-18

Who is Mark Esper, Trump’s new acting secretary of defense pick? Army Secretary Dr. Mark Esper was named as the new acting secretary of defense by President Trump on Tuesday after Patrick Shanahan withdrew his nomination....
20:17, 2019-06-18

Yankees sign 1st-round draft pick, SS Anthony Volpe NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees have signed first-round draft pick Anthony Volpe, a high school shortstop from nearby New Jersey. Volpe, who grew up a Yankees fan, was introduced to the media Monday at Yankee Stadium before the team’s scheduled Subway Series game against the New York Mets...
05:17, 2019-06-11

Aly Wagner talks US pressure, soccer career, World Cup pick Former Team USA World Cup and Olympics soccer star and current Fox analyst Aly Wagner kicks around some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby as the women’s World Cup gets cranking. Q: Is there pressure on the U.S. women’s team? A: It’s there, for sure. But something that remains true with this group ...
06:17, 2019-06-09

Trump’s Pentagon pick is Army veteran, defense lobbyist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s pick for new Defense Secretary is an Army veteran who served in the first Iraq war and also has experience as a national security adviser on Capitol Hill as well as a defense industry lobbyist. Trump on Tuesday said Mark Esper, his current Army secret...
02:34, 2019-06-19

Trump’s UN pick was absent more than 300 days from post as ambassador to Canada “I find this staggering amount of time away from post very troubling and an abdication of leadership," said Bob Menendez, top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee...
06:34, 2019-06-20

Sources: Celts send C Baynes, 24th pick to Suns The Celtics have agreed to send center Aron Baynes and the No. 24 pick to the Suns, sources told ESPN, a move that will put their salary cap space at $25.8 million....
12:17, 2019-06-21

Knicks move up in NBA draft to pick Michigan’s Ignas Brazdeikis The Knicks made a draft-night trade and moved up in the second round, but it was not to unload Frank Ntilikina. The Knicks swapped picks for cash considerations with Sacramento, moving from 55 to 47 to select Michigan lefty swingman Ignas Brazdeikis. Brazdeikis was born in Lithuania but grew up in C...
12:00, 2019-06-21

Bulls draft North Carolina’s Coby White with No. 7 pick CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls drafted North Carolina point guard Coby White with the No. 7 overall pick on Thursday. Executive vice president of basketball operations John Paxson had said the Bulls would look for an upgrade at the position after Kris Dunn took a step back in his third season. He ...
03:51, 2019-06-21

NBA Draft 2019: New Orleans Pelicans pick Zion Williamson first overall The New Orleans Pelicans drafted Zion Williamson with the first pick of the 2019 NBA Draft Thursday, anointing him as the new face of the franchise to replace the departing Anthony Davis....
05:00, 2019-06-21

Spurs select Croatian forward Samanic with 19th pick SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs selected Luka Samanic with the 19th overall pick in Thursday night’s NBA draft. Samanic is a 6-foot-10 power forward out of Croatia. The 19-year-old played for Petrol Olimpija last season. San Antonio also had the 29th pick, which they received from Tor...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Pacers select European center with 18th pick in NBA draft INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Pacers selected center Goga Bitadze with the 18th overall pick in Thursday’s NBA draft. At 6-foot-11, 245 pounds, he adds depth to a front-line that could undergo major changes this summer with starting forwards Bojan Bogdanovic and Thaddeus Young set to become ...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Trump U.N. pick Craft says climate change a threat to planet U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to be United Nations ambassador acknowledged on Wednesday that climate change is a threat and pledged to recuse herself from any U.N. talks on the issue involving coal because her husband is a coal billionaire....
22:00, 2019-06-19

Warriors take Michigan guard Jordan Poole with 28th pick OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Warriors have chosen Michigan guard Jordan Poole with the 28th pick of the NBA draft, hoping the late first-rounder will make an immediate impact given Golden State’s injury-plagued roster coming off an NBA Finals loss to the Toronto Raptors. Poole averaged 12.8 poin...
05:00, 2019-06-21

Heat select Tyler Herro from Kentucky with No. 13 draft pick MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Herro is already the answer to a trivia question. He’s the first shooting guard that the Miami Heat drafted after Dwyane Wade retired. The former Kentucky sharpshooter was the 13th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night, going to a Heat team that will have a glaring...
03:51, 2019-06-21

Cuomo wants to bend rules for MTA board pick Robert Mujica Because Mujica lives in Columbia County near Albany, he is ineligible to serve on the MTA board under a statue stating that member must reside in the 12-county downstate region that the authority serves....
05:17, 2019-06-17

Trump's UN pick under fire for spending 300 days away from current post Democrat finds Kelly Craft’s ‘staggering time’ away from her current post as ambassador to Canada ‘very troubling’The Trump administration’s nominee to be the next US envoy to the United Nations has come under congressional scrutiny for absenteeism after spending more than half her time as ambassado...
05:00, 2019-06-20

New 2020 Tesla pick-up: Elon Musk announces price News 5 Jun, 2019 Musk claims the Tesla pick-up will be more functional than an Ford F-150, sportier than a Porsche 911 and cost “well under” $50,000...
14:00, 2019-06-05

Sheriff: Store wouldn't let deputy wearing gun pick up ring A North Carolina sheriff says a jewelry store would not allow one of his deputies to pick up an engagement ring because he was wearing his service weapon....
05:51, 2019-06-06

New Yorkers would pick Gillibrand over de Blasio in 2020 — if forced to choose It would be no contest if New York Democratic voters had to choose just between the two hometown candidates running for president — Mayor Bill de Blasio and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Gillibrand trounces de Blasio 56 percent to 25 percent, with the rest of the Democrats undecided, according to a hypot...
19:51, 2019-06-10

Mexican oil regulator cancels Oct auctions to pick Pemex partners Mexico's oil regulator announced on Thursday the cancellation of auctions set for October to pick joint-venture partners for national oil company Pemex in seven onshore areas....
04:34, 2019-06-14

Twins sign top draft pick Keoni Cavaco, with $4.05M bonus MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have signed their first-round draft pick, high school infielder Keoni Cavaco. Cavaco was in Minnesota on Tuesday to tour Target Field and finalize his contract, which came with a $4.05 million signing bonus. That’s $147,300 below the assigned slot value f...
06:34, 2019-06-12

NATO faces big bill if it does not pick AWACS successor soon - officials NATO faces significant costs if it does not act soon to choose a successor for its ageing fleet of 14 Boeing E-3A Airborne Warning & Control System (AWACS) surveillance aircraft, often called the alliance's "eyes in the sky", senior officials said....
15:51, 2019-06-15

Sprint is the second US carrier to pick up the Samsung Galaxy A50 at a reasonable price While US carriers don't sell a lot of mid-range Galaxy devices nowadays, Samsung didn't exactly catch us off guard with the A50 announcement for Verizon earlier this week. More interestingly (and somewhat surprisingly), the company vaguely suggested the sleek and decently powerful Galaxy A50, as wel...
15:17, 2019-06-13

Navy draft pick embraces double challenge: Duty first, Red Sox soon Noah Song tells ESPN he plans to sign with Boston in the next week. He'll report to Class A but will head shortly to flight school and, like NBA legend David Robinson before him, serve out his commitment to the armed forces....
19:34, 2019-06-12

NATO faces big bill if it does not pick AWACS successor soon: officials NATO faces significant costs if it does not act soon to choose a successor for its ageing fleet of 14 Boeing E-3A Airborne Warning & Control System (AWACS) surveillance aircraft, often called the alliance's "eyes in the sky", senior officials said....
18:01, 2019-06-15

Bengals' top pick Williams is injured, watching minicamp Left tackle Jonah Williams is limited to watching the Bengals' minicamp this week. Coach Zac Taylor says the first-round pick got "dinged up" during a workout last week and the extent of the injury is undetermined       ...
22:00, 2019-06-12

First-round pick Connor McMichael has a long way to go, but Capitals see big potential The 18-year-old, who describes himself as a “200-foot center,” says he hopes to improve his strength while playing for the London Knights in the Ontario Hockey League....
01:34, 2019-06-29

Pilot On Way To Pick Up Bangladesh PM Didn't Carry Passport, Sent Back A Bangladesh pilot, who flew a special plane to bring Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina back from Finland after her three-nation visit, was caught without his passport at Qatar's international airport,......
15:01, 2019-06-07

Wizards work out projected first-round NBA draft pick Keldon Johnson The Wizards hold the ninth selection in next week's draft, and Johnson is the first player to work out with the team who could potentially fill that spot....
02:51, 2019-06-14

Stanley Cup Final: Bruins making it hard to pick Blues in Game 2 Early rust. The rest was a rout. After falling behind the St. Louis Blues by two goals in the opening 21 minutes of Monday night’s series opener in the Stanley Cup final, the extremely well-rested Boston Bruins regained their dominant form that crushed the Columbus Blue Jackets and Carolina Hurrican...
01:34, 2019-05-30

Suspect charged in shooting of Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine A Kansas teenager has been charged in the Topeka shooting that injured rookie New York Giants cornerback Corey Ballentine and killed his friend, Dwane Simmons, 23. The two were shot April 28 as they left an off-campus Washburn University party — just hours after Ballentine, 23, had learned he was dr...
14:51, 2019-07-13

Mets shuffle leaky bullpen, sign 1st-round draft pick Desperate for help in a failing bullpen, the New York Mets have acquired reliever Brooks Pounders from the Cleveland Indians for cash       ...
03:34, 2019-06-16

Youngsters In Focus As Selectors Gear Up To Pick Squad For Windies Tour India will first play the limited-overs series - three T20Is and three ODIs between August 3 and August 14 -- before starting their campaign in the Test championship with two Tests....
01:51, 2019-07-21

AP source: Braves draft pick Stewart reaches deal in Japan AP source: After failing to sign with Atlanta and losing a grievance, 19-year-old right-hander Carter Stewart has agreed to a six-year contract with the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks of Japan's Pacific League that will guarantee $6 million to $7 million        ...
01:34, 2019-05-23

CNN analyst: 'People of color' will pick Dem nominee, not 'white liberals on Twitter' CNN political commentator Paul Begala declared Monday that "people of color" would ultimately select the Democratic nominee in 2020 and suggested the presidential candidates not to pander to "white liberals on Twitter."...
07:51, 2019-06-18

Elizabeth Warren Got Into a Huge Fight With Trump's Defense Secretary Pick Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s numbers in presidential polling have been on the up and up since a solid debate performance last month. But on Tuesday morning, her attention was locked in on Mark Esper and his confirmation hearing to be Donald Trump’s pick to head the Department of Defense....
23:00, 2019-07-16

'Overwatch' test lets you pick and queue for a specific hero class Players have been asking for it for years and finally, it's arrived: Blizzard is introducing Role Queue to Overwatch. From today, players in the PTR will be able to beta test a feature that allows them to choose the role they want to play -- tank, su......
20:51, 2019-07-18

Mets’ first-round pick Brett Baty shows he has ‘awesome’ power Brett Baty stood near the cage, watching the Mets take batting practice until it was his turn. He got a word of encouragement from Pete Alonso, stepped in the cage and started the show. Donning an uppercut left-handed swing that manager Mickey Callaway later said reminded him of Aubrey Huff and Jay ...
04:51, 2019-06-16

Islanders ink surprising draft pick Simon Holmstrom to three-year deal The New York Islanders’ surprising first-round pick is officially under contract. The team announced on Monday that Simon Holmstrom has agreed to a three-year, entry-level deal. Holmstrom was selected 23rd overall by the Isles in the 2019 NHL Draft last month, a pick many didn’t see comi...
19:00, 2019-07-15

Trump UN Pick Kelly Craft Says Climate Change A Threat To Planet US President Donald Trump's pick to be United Nations ambassador acknowledged on Wednesday that climate change is a threat and pledged to recuse herself from any UN talks on the issue involving coal......
05:34, 2019-06-20

UPDATE 1-Mexican oil regulator cancels Oct auctions to pick Pemex partners Mexico's oil regulator announced on Thursday the cancellation of October auctions to pick joint-venture partners in seven onshore areas for state oil company Pemex, which is struggling to reverse more than a decade of falling crude output....
07:00, 2019-06-14

In Shift, Trump Will Pick Kenneth Cuccinelli to Oversee Legal Immigration Mr. Cuccinelli, who was expected to coordinate immigration policy, will instead be chosen to take over for the embattled head of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services....
05:51, 2019-05-25

EU leaders pick Germany's Ursula von der Leyen to lead European Commission Once considered a successor to Chancellor Angela Merkel, Germany's defense minister is seen as a moderate choice to lead the EU's executive body. Von der Leyen would be the European Commission's first female president....
23:17, 2019-07-02

Cardinals Sign Top Draft Pick Kyler Murray to $35 Million Deal The four-year contract for Murray, the Oklahoma quarterback who was also taken in the first round of the M.L.B. draft, includes a signing bonus of more than $23 million....
14:32, 2019-05-21

Shaquille O'Neal would build a franchise around No. 44 pick Bol Bol over Zion Williamson O'Neal had an obvious bias, having seen Bol up close when the 7-foot-2 big man was playing alongside his son.       ...
19:51, 2019-06-21

Women’s World Cup 2019: Guardian writers pick their highs and lows From kindly taxi drivers to the great goals, games and Megan Rapinoe, our writers tell all about their month in FranceMatch of the tournament England 1-2 USA. Yes, England lost and, on balance, they deserved to be defeated but it was tense and tight and a wonderful advert for the women’s game. An ev...
23:34, 2019-07-08

As Russell Westbrook trade rumors pick up, the time is right for the Thunder to deal Westbrook's furious play and faithfulness have carried a franchise and a fan base through heartbreaking losses and unexpected departures. But the time has come to seriously weigh a split....
23:51, 2019-07-08

Pick your poison: For Fed, it's higher inflation or an inevitable return to quantitative easing The Great Recession ended a decade ago this month, but for the U.S. Federal Reserve the fallout has posed an era-defining choice: Either jolt Americans to expect higher inflation, or keep the printing press ready for the next economic slide....
06:00, 2019-06-03

Four reasons No. 1 NBA draft pick Zion Williamson won't win Rookie of the Year The New Orleans Pelicans have said they are building their team around Zion Williamson, but that comes with added pressure to perform.       ...
13:00, 2019-06-21

Knicks’ RJ Barrett welcomes Rangers’ top pick Kaapo Kakko to New York The kids are already playing nice. Moments after the Rangers picked Finnish power forward Kaapo Kakko with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2019 NHL draft, he was welcomed to town by none other than RJ Barrett. “Sup, Kaapo, It’s RJ Barrett. Welcome to the family! I’m excited to start ...
06:17, 2019-06-22

Senator who killed Amazon deal defies Cuomo again, backs AOC’s DA pick State Sen. Michael Gianaris — the lawmaker who helped stop Amazon from opening a new headquarters in Long Island City — is backing public defender Tiffany Caban in the race for Queens district attorney. Gianaris finds himself again in the same camp of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, one o...
09:00, 2019-06-22

Bucks prepare for free agency after dealing sole draft pick MILWAUKEE (AP) — The NBA draft came and went without the Milwaukee Bucks adding a player to its roster. Milwaukee drafted Kevin Porter Jr. of Southern California with the 30th overall pick Thursday night, but that selection is expected to go to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Bucks and Pistons agreed ...
10:17, 2019-06-21

Nets trade 1st-round pick, pointing toward free-agent spree The Brooklyn Nets made another move pointing toward a possible free-agent spending spree, trading first-round draft pick Mfiondu Kabengele of Florida State to the Los Angeles Clippers       ...
09:00, 2019-06-21

Yankees’ top draft pick Anthony Volpe receives a special call TORONTO — Manager Aaron Boone placed a call to Anthony Volpe on Monday night after the high school shortstop was taken by the Yankees in the first round of the MLB draft. “You could tell he was excited, you could hear the people in the background,’’ Boone said of the Delbarton School shortstop, who ...
14:34, 2019-06-05

Devils’ mind seen as made up on Jack Hughes-Kaapo Kakko pick BUFFALO — Yes, the World Championships did make some people think twice. The terrific performance from Finland’s Kaapo Kakko did make some people doubt who the Devils might take with the No. 1-overall selection in the draft — and therefore, who the Rangers might get with No. 2. But as the NHL Combin...
09:34, 2019-06-01

Trump Supreme Court pick Kavanaugh delivered the goods for conservatives President Donald Trump's appointee Brett Kavanaugh consistently delivered during his first term as a justice for conservatives who had hoped he would move the U.S. Supreme Court further to the right while still managing to keep a low profile following his acrimonious Senate confirmation process....
03:00, 2019-06-29

Mets’ pick Jake Mangum was made for them: Chicken ‘sacrifice,’ superstitions They’re the Amazin’ Mets, but also the Superstitious Mets, the club that made rally caps cool, whose fans always blame some curse for its misfortunes. So, Jake Mangum, selected in the fourth-round of last week’s amateur draft out of Mississippi State, should fit in just fine. Allow his team’s equipm...
02:17, 2019-06-10

Pick up this popular official Apple iPad accessory for half-price at Amazon You love your Apple iPad (2018), we get it. But you didn't want to pay $39 for an official Smart Cover from Apple, and now you're concerned about damaging the tablet. Well, suppose we told you that the same accessory that Apple charges $39 for can be purchased from Amazon for half price. The only dr...
22:51, 2019-06-06

Trump's Fed pick Judy Shelton is a fan of the gold standard and other unusual economic policies In tapping Judy Shelton to become one of two Federal Reserve Board governors, President Donald Trump selected one of the minority of mainstream economists supportive of a return to the gold standard and critical of central bank activity....
06:34, 2019-07-03

Why teen girls who are as good at math as male peers pick humanities jobs Women have the write stuff for both math and communication jobs, according to a new study. Teenage girls are just as good with numbers as boys — but their even-stronger verbal skills often inspire them to pick humanities-centric jobs instead, according to a study published Monday in the journal PNAS...
23:51, 2019-07-16

2019 N.H.L. Draft: Devils Take Jack Hughes at No. 1, and the Rangers Pick Kaapo Kakko The first pick was no surprise. Hughes, 18, has topped draft lists all year and was named the top North American prospect by N.H.L. Central Scouting....
04:17, 2019-06-22

Labor Secretary Pick Scalia Has Long Fought Rules Aimed at Business In Eugene Scalia, the Trump administration has found a potential secretary of labor with an established record of pursuing limits on government regulation of business....
00:51, 2019-07-20

Toddler asked to pick parent in attempted family separation at US border: report A US border patrol agent attempting to separate a migrant family asked a 3-year-old Honduran girl to choose which of her parents got to stay in the country and which was sent back to Mexico, the couple claimed in a report. The asylum-seeking family, parents Tania and Joseph, their toddler Sophia — n...
02:00, 2019-07-17

Trump's pick for US representative to the UN is a dangerous anti-abortion fanatic | Bergen Cooper Andrew Bremberg is proud of his work expanding the US ‘gag rule’ that hurts women across the worldDuring a fiery hearing with the Senate foreign relations committee last month, Andrew Bremberg, President Trump’s controversial nominee for US representative to the United Nations office in Geneva, decl...
09:00, 2019-07-05

Trump touts low inflation moments after his onetime Fed pick argued for a rate cut to boost it "The Fed has to cut rates because prices have been falling and once those prices stabilize you just stop cutting rates," says the onetime Trump Fed pick....
18:51, 2019-06-11

India likely to receive lower rains in June, monsoon to pick up in Aug-Sept: official India is expected to receive below average monsoon in June but rains are likely to pick up in August and September as the El Nino weather pattern is likely to fade by then, a senior weather official said on Friday....
15:34, 2019-06-07

First-round pick Danny Hultzen not giving up on big-league dreams with Iowa Cubs Danny Hultzen, the No. 2 pick in 2011, once seemed to be on the fast track to majors, but Class AAA struggles and shoulder injuries derailed him.       ...
20:34, 2019-07-07

Bears sign sixth-round pick CB Duke Shelley to 4-year deal LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed sixth-round draft pick Duke Shelley to a four-year contract. The cornerback from Kansas State recorded 165 tackles and eight interceptions over four seasons for the Wildcats. He started the first seven games last year before suffering a season-e...
22:34, 2019-06-20

World Archery Appoints Abhinav Bindra In Panel To Pick Indian Teams  The World Archery appointed Abhinav Bindra as an "independent person" in a selection panel which will pick Indian team for the World Youth Championship....
21:34, 2019-06-20

Trump's pick to lead the FAA clears Senate hurdle, despite opposition over whistleblower lawsuit The former Delta Air Lines executive Trump picked to lead the FAA was approved by a Senate committee, despite opposition over a whistleblower lawsuit brought by a former pilot....
21:17, 2019-07-10

Josh Doctson isn’t upset Redskins didn’t pick up his option, hopes to have a big season The former first-round pick says he loves the game more as he reaches the middle of his career, and understands expectations are high in the final year of his contract: "Obviously, I have to bring it."...
02:51, 2019-05-30

2019 NBA Draft results: New Orleans Pelicans select Zion Williamson with top pick The New Orleans Pelicans selected Duke Blue Devils star Zion Williamson with the top overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn....
11:51, 2019-06-21

Trump's Defense Secretary Pick Quits As Reports Emerge Of Family Violence Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan abandoned his quest for the top Pentagon job on Tuesday as reports emerged of domestic violence in his family, plunging the leadership of the US military into......
04:17, 2019-06-19

Trump pick to head joint chiefs says he won't 'be intimidated into making stupid decisions' President Trump’s choice for chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the position of top military adviser, declared at his Senate confirmation hearing that he is “not going to be intimidated into making stupid decisions.”...
19:51, 2019-07-11

New Orleans Pelicans select Duke forward Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft NEW YORK (AP) — New Orleans Pelicans select Duke forward Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft. The post New Orleans Pelicans select Duke forward Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick in NBA draft appeared first on LEX18.com....
03:51, 2019-06-21

Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with No. 1 pick in 2019 MLB draft Baltimore selected Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with the first overall pick in the 2019 Major League Baseball draft on Monday night.        ...
03:17, 2019-06-04

Dems Investigating Whether Pompeo Made Security Detail Pick Up His Large Adult Son and Get His Takeout Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, as fourth in the line of succession to the president and head of the State Department, is often protected by members of Diplomatic Security. Now, Democrats are investigating whether Pompeo is playing a bit fast and loose with those taxpayer-funded security personne...
09:17, 2019-07-02

Bend, Snap and Clap Your Hands: It's Time to Pick Your Favorite Legally Blonde Character! What, like it's hard?! On this day, back in 2001, Legally Blonde first hit theaters and wow, has time flown by since its debut. Over the past 18 years we've seen Reese Witherspoon......
16:17, 2019-07-13

Oshane Ximines signing leaves Daniel Jones as Giants’ lone unsigned pick Nine down, one to go. The Giants announced the signing of third-round pick Oshane Ximines Monday as rookies report to training camp. Ximines, an outside linebacker, was selected 95th overall in the 2019 draft after four seasons at Old Dominion. Ximines led the Monarchs in sacks all four years, start...
21:00, 2019-07-22

Dad of Celtics draft pick Tremont Waters found dead in Connecticut hotel room The father of a recently drafted Boston Celtics player was mysteriously found dead in a Connecticut hotel room, according to a report Friday. Edwin Waters Jr. — the father of 21-year-old point guard Tremont Waters — was pronounced dead Thursday at a Super 8 Hotel in West Haven, cops told The Connect...
21:00, 2019-07-12

Failure to pass defense budget would be 'reckless,' says Trump's pick to head Joint Chiefs Failure to pass a defense budget would have catastrophic effects on the military's efforts to modernize and shift focus from counterterrorism to great power adversaries such as Russia and China, Army Gen. Mark Milley warned amid a partisan battle over the bill....
00:34, 2019-07-12

Democratic calls for Donald Trump impeachment pick up after Mueller's first public remarks Democratic calls for an impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump increased after special counsel Robert Mueller weighed in publicly for the first time.        ...
19:17, 2019-05-29

Zion Williamson pick sends New Orleans Pelicans fans into frenzy on Fulton Street New Orleans Pelicans fans on Thursday packed Fulton Street ahead of the NBA Draft as they patiently waited to see who their team was going to choose with the No. 1 overall pick....
16:34, 2019-06-21

Border Patrol Agent Asks 3-Year-Old Girl to Pick a Parent in Family Separation When Border Patrol agents started taking her father away in a family separation, she began to cry, and was told "you said [you want to go] with mom."...
17:51, 2019-07-16

The Daily 202: Trump keeps trying to pick winners and losers – from the bailout for farmers to a border wall contract Conservatives who purport to support free markets are biting their tongues about the resurgence of central planning and a 1950s-style industrial policy....
15:00, 2019-05-24

Giants sign Dexter Lawrence, DeAndre Baker, await top pick Daniel Jones The Giants are slowly but surely getting contracts finalized with their 2019 draft class, which was a large one, with 10 players taken this year. On Friday, they signed two of their three first-round picks, securing defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence and cornerback DeAndre Baker. The only unsigned dra...
03:17, 2019-06-15

Kansas man, 18, arrested in shooting that wounded New York Giants draft pick, killed college teammate A Kansas man was charged in the April shooting that left New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine wounded and one of the player’s teammates dead, police said Friday....
19:51, 2019-07-15

Shelley Kerr’s plan to pick off England leaves Erin Cuthbert isolated | Sophie Lawson Cuthbert was a lone striker, which is exactly how her game panned out, with no support, as Scotland sat back on their way to losing 2-1 in their first World Cup matchA goal down fewer than 15 minutes in thanks to Nikita Parris’s clinically taken spot‑kick, the lower‑ranked British nation needed to d...
05:34, 2019-06-10

Lizzo Tosses Her Hair, er, Hat in the Ring to Play Ursula in Little Mermaid as Melissa McCarthy Said to Be Disney’s Pick Upon hearing the news Friday that Disney had someone else in mind to play the sea witch Ursula in the highly anticipated live-action version of The Little Mermaid, Lizzo quickly made it known for one and all to see that Disney should surely, “Pick me!”...
19:00, 2019-06-29

New Jersey Devils select U.S. National Development Team center Jack Hughes with No. 1 pick in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — New Jersey Devils select U.S. National Development Team center Jack Hughes with No. 1 pick in NHL draft. The post New Jersey Devils select U.S. National Development Team center Jack Hughes with No. 1 pick in NHL draft appeared first on LEX18.com....
04:17, 2019-06-22

We asked top VCs to pick 22 cannabis startups they think will blow up, raise fresh rounds, or IPO this year. Check out our exclusive lists here. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante We asked 12 of the top cannabis VCs to pick which cannabis startups they think will blow up this year. The list is divided into two categories: cannabis tech, and consumer-facing startups. Subscribe to Business Insider Prime to read the cannabis tech startup list here, and ...
13:51, 2019-06-04

Why Kylie Jenner Finally Asked Jordyn Woods to Pick Up Her Stuff Months After Tristan Thompson Drama Kylie Jenner is finally getting around to some important spring cleaning. With summer around the corner, the Kylie Cosmetics founder is clearing out any and all items that don't spark......
15:17, 2019-05-21

Apple Watch: the ultimate guide to pick your next iPhone compatible watch Update: Your existing Apple Watch may be ready to get upgraded to the newly announced watchOS 6 in the next few months. You'll find some more details in the software section below...Donning an Apple Watch in 2019 is a little more tempting because of new deals, fresh features, the watchOS 5 upda...
22:51, 2019-06-04

Centre Asks Top Court Collegium To Rethink Pick To Head Andhra High Court The government is learnt to have asked the Supreme Court collegium to reconsider its recommendation to elevate a judge of the Allahabad High Court as chief justice of the Andhra Pradesh High Court....
17:51, 2019-07-21

Report: Trump to pick Immigration hardliner Kenneth Cuccinelli to lead Citizenship and Immigration Services President Trump is expected to nominate former Virginia attorney general Ken Cuccinelli to oversee the nation's immigration system as the next director of the  U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, according got media reports. ...
01:17, 2019-05-26

Has Halle Bailey’s Prince Been Found? Singer Harry Styles Is Said to Be Disney’s Pick to Play Prince Eric in The Little Mermaid Word has it that singer Harry Styles of boy band One Direction fame is in talks to be cast as Prince Eric to Halle Bailey’s Ariel in the Disney live-action remake of The Little Mermaid....
11:17, 2019-07-17

Best OLED TVs: our pick of the best OLED televisions you can buy today There's no doubt about it: OLED televisions are now a crucial part of the TV landscape. OLED is increasingly becoming the go-to panel technology for premium sets, while the very best OLED TVs out there can offer a level of contrast and color accuracy beyond most of their LCD counterparts. ...
15:17, 2019-06-11

Trump's pick for UN post flips on climate change, breaks with White House: 'real risk' to planet Kelly Knight Craft, Trump's pick for UN post, called climate change a "real risk" to the planet that she would take seriously.        ...
19:34, 2019-06-19

LaMelo Ball to play in Australia: 'I'm trying to be the No. 1 pick' in NBA draft LaMelo Ball made an appearance on ESPN to announce that he will play in Australia's NBL as a member of the Illawarra Hawks.       ...
14:17, 2019-06-18

HS coach says RJ Barrett 'deserved more attention' at Duke, has 'argument' to be top pick RJ Barrett's high school coach said he thinks his former player "deserved more attention" in his freshman season at Duke.        ...
00:51, 2019-05-23

MLB's best nicknames: From 'Thor' through 'El Mago,' we pick the top ones in the game What are some of the best nicknames in MLB? After a lengthy newsroom discussion and plenty of (nick)name-calling, we've narrowed down our list to 13.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-27

K-Pop Pick Of The Day: Step By Step It’s been awhile since we’ve featured a classic girl group pop ballad, in the veins of Gfriend’s Me Gustas Tu or A Pink’s No No No. Oh My Girl’s Step By Step is one of the better examples of late....
17:34, 2019-06-19

Watch a New Trailer for Star Trek: Picard, Out Early 2020 in India We have a new trailer for Star Trek: Picard. At San Diego Comic-Con 2019, CBS All Access also unveiled new cast details for Sir Patrick Stewart's return as Jean-Luc Picard....
23:34, 2019-07-20

Vertigo 2 hands-on — This VR shooter has Valve-like potential Vertigo 2’s 30 minute demo blew me away, showing that Zulubo Productions' follow-up to its take on "Half-Life but in VR" is coming along well.Read More...
01:17, 2019-07-21

Iran Says British Oil Tanker "Violated Rules", UK Hits Back A day after it seized a British-flagged tanker, Iran on Saturday said that Stena Impero vessel was violating maritime rules and regulations by using an exit lane to enter the Strait of Hormuz....
01:17, 2019-07-21

U.S. national security adviser Bolton travels to Japan, South Korea amid trade dispute U.S. national security adviser John Bolton departed on Saturday on a trip to Japan and South Korea as the two countries are in the middle of a trade dispute....
01:34, 2019-07-21

British Airways, Lufthansa suspend flights to Cairo over unspecified security concerns When asked for more details about why flights had been suspended and what security arrangements the airline was reviewing, a spokeswoman for British Airways responded: "We never discuss matters of security."...
02:17, 2019-07-21

2019 MLB Hall of Fame inductions: How to watch, inductees Six Major League Baseball legends, including former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera, will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame this weekend....
03:17, 2019-07-21

How to Get an Airline to Match Your Elite Status From Another I flew 7,000 miles on Alaska Airlines last year, but I currently hold the airlines top-tier of status “Gold 75k” an accolade reserved for passengers that have flown 75,000 miles or more on the airline over the course of the previous year. It’s a designation that’s scored me First Class upgrades on a...
04:17, 2019-07-21

NFL notebook: Shanahan returns to Broncos -- as spectator Former Denver Broncos coach Mike Shanahan was back at team headquarters on Saturday -- his first visit to a practice session there since his firing in 2008 by then-owner Pat Bowlen....
06:00, 2019-07-21

The Jets’ biggest change hasn’t even happened yet When the Jets take the field Thursday for their first training practice of 2019, the signs of change will be easy to spot. New head coach Adam Gase will be running the practice. New general manager Joe Douglas will be watching from the sideline. New running back Le’Veon Bell will be the player every...
07:00, 2019-07-21

Our First Brief Glimpse at Arrow’s Dramatic Final Season Just Dropped Are you ready for the eighth and final season of The CW’s Arrow? The first trailer out of San Diego Comic-Con suggests the team won’t be going down without a fight.Read more......
07:34, 2019-07-21

The boy has progressed from Baby Shark to Night Garden Iggle Piggle, Upsy Daisy, Makka Pakka and the rest have got my young son completely enthralledMy son’s attention span has settled in a bit, and for the first time he’s showing an interest in regular television. His months-long obsession with Baby Shark is well-documented, but that dropped off once h...
11:17, 2019-07-21

Cruise ship rescues 111 migrants off Greece The Marella Discovery picked up 111 migrants, including 33 children, near Greece's Peloponnese peninsula. Despite a large fall in migrants crossing the Mediterranean, six people die each day making the journey....
13:17, 2019-07-21

Environment of greater concern than housing or terrorism – UK poll Climate crisis concerns top British public’s policy priorities, poll findings revealProtecting the environment has overtaken affordable housing and the threat of terrorism in the British public’s policy priorities over the last eight months, polling has revealed.Polling by Britain Thinks, commission...
13:17, 2019-07-21

Have Juventus assembled a squad good enough to win the Champions League? Signing Matthijs de Ligt was a coup for the Turin club and on paper their squad is remarkably strong but will Maurizio Sarri be able to keep everyone happy?“Pressure is normal in football. For me it’s not a problem.” Those were the words of Matthijs de Ligt as he was unveiled as Juventus’ ninth – bu...
15:00, 2019-07-21

Sportwatch: Hawthorn beat Geelong, Manly beat Parramatta and more – as it happened AFL: Saints beat Bulldogs 17.14 (116) to 14.5 (89)NRL: Manly 36-24 ParramattaAFL: West Coast beat Melbourne 14.7 (91) to 11.12 (78)NRL: Titans 18-38 StormAFL: Hawthorn beat Geelong 12.13 (85) to 8.13 (61) 10.33am BST It’s time for me to leave you now, I hope you’ve enjoyed another wonderful Sunday o...
15:00, 2019-07-21

An Ethical Crocodile Handbag? As luxury brands like Chanel ban the use of exotic skins, crocodile farmers are setting ethics standards for production in a bid to counter shopper concerns over animal welfare....
16:00, 2019-07-21

Amazon warns customers: Those supplements might be fake Enlarge (credit: Getty | John Greim) On the second evening of Prime Day, Amazon’s annual sales bonanza, Anne Marie Bressler received an email from Amazon that had nothing to do with the latest deals. The message, sent from an automated email address Tuesday, informed her that the Align nutritional...
16:51, 2019-07-21

Two severely-disabled candidates win seats in Japan upper house vote Two wheelchair-bound candidates won seats in Japan's upper house vote on Sunday, media projections showed, a sign of changing attitudes towards disabled people in a country where they have long been......
18:51, 2019-07-21

Saudi Arabia: Pop music gains a political conscience International pop music is hugely popular in the Gulf monarchy. But should international stars shun the country because of its poor record on human rights?...
19:34, 2019-07-21

Saudi Guardianship Laws Could Be Set to Change. Here’s How Women Are Reacting. The government is said to be considering a revision to laws that require women to get the permission of a male guardian to marry, apply for a passport or travel out of the country....
19:51, 2019-07-21

U.S. says Venezuelan plane aggressively shadowed a U.S. military aircraft The U.S. military on Sunday accused a Venezuelan fighter aircraft of "aggressively" shadowing a U.S. Navy EP-3 Aries II plane over international airspace, in yet another sign of the increasing hostility between the two nations....
19:51, 2019-07-21

Brett Gardner scratched from Yankees lineup with sore knee Brett Gardner was scratched from Sunday’s lineup with a sore left knee, according to Aaron Boone, adding to the injury issues the Yankees have faced throughout the season — especially with their outfielders. Boone expected Gardner to be available Sunday and that the soreness was the product of...
20:00, 2019-07-21

4 teens escape juvenile justice facility in Florida after staging a fight Two of the teenagers who escaped a juvenile justice facility in Florida have been located. The other two and a stolen vehicle 'could be anywhere.'        ...
20:51, 2019-07-21

Coco Gauff, 15, enjoys homecoming celebrations after dream Wimbledon run – video Cori "Coco" Gauff said she is ' living prove that everything is possible' while celebrating her homecoming in Florida following a dream run at Wimbledon.The 15-year-old was the story of this year’s championships, attracting the largest British TV audiences of the tournament as well as lavish praise ...
21:34, 2019-07-21

Josef Newgarden flourishes at Iowa yet again IndyCar: Josef NewGarden led 245 laps en route to his second victory at Iowa and fourth victory of the season.        ...
21:51, 2019-07-21

Team Ineos beaten again but still confident of Tour chances "Team Ineos were dominated in the mountains again on Sunday, but the British outfit were confident time would play in their favour as the Tour de France heads into a gruelling third week."...
22:51, 2019-07-21

Daughter decapitated mother in Australia home in front of 4-year-old grandson, police say A woman in Australia has been arrested on murder charges after she allegedly decapitated her mother Saturday following an argument in front of a 4-year-old grandson, according to police....
23:01, 2019-07-21

Meet Shane Lowry's wife, Wendy Honner, and their daughter, Iris “My wife and my little girl, Iris, to have them here today it’s extra special,” Shane Lowry said after his British Open victory.       ...
23:34, 2019-07-21

24-year-old U.S. woman and Australian boyfriend were on road trip in Canada when they were killed A manhunt is underway in Canada after a 24-year-old American woman and her Australian boyfriend were found dead earlier this week along a remote highway in British Columbia. The bodies of Chynna Noelle Deese, 24, and Lucas Robertson Fowler, 23, were found just before 7:20 a.m. Monday on Alaska Highw...
23:34, 2019-07-21

Bale must channel Real Madrid hurt to come back fighting "Gareth Bale did not become one of the world\u0027s best players through chance, and after being ruthlessly shown the door by Real Madrid, the Cardiff-born star must call upon his powers of recovery again, writes Ben Grounds."...
00:00, 2019-07-22

Liverpool v Sevilla: pre-season friendly – live! Email Beau with your thoughts or tweet @duresportLatest news as European teams meet at Fenway Park 12.30am BST 65 min: The Liverpool youngsters -- Larouci, Curtis Jones, Ryan Kent and Adam Lewis -- have strung together a few passing combinations. Not quite breaking through, but it’s engaging and may...
01:34, 2019-07-22

James Paxton gets shelled as Yankees finish homestand with clunker The Yankees opened Sunday with a 10-game lead in the AL East that they built in little more than a month. Before their series finale against the Rockies, with the Yankees looking for their sixth straight win, Aaron Boone was asked how his team would be able to maintain an edge as the Rays and......
01:34, 2019-07-22

Ancient fossil offers clues as to when mammals learned how to eat We humans tend to take our ability to chew and swallow for granted, but as mammals we actually have a pretty complicated system of bones and muscles helping us tackle our pizza slices and steaks. Determining when mammals developed their unique style of eating has been a topic of discussion among sci...
02:00, 2019-07-22

Schiff, House Intelligence chair, says he first learned of Russian attacks on Senate campaigns at a security forum The California Democrat recalled his surprise when a Microsoft representative said at a conference last year that three Senate campaigns had been attacked by what seemed like the same Russian government-linked group that interfered in the 2016 election. “That should not be the first time the Intelli...
02:51, 2019-07-22

LG's OLED TV strategy needs to change or face mobile's plight LG's second quarter profit has been hit hard by declines in OLED TV sales and rival Samsung's QLED onslaught. It's time for LG to drop its over-confidence and pursue a more aggressive pricing model and better warranties for its OLED TVs....
03:01, 2019-07-22

Puerto Rico governor will not seek reelection amid texting scandal The governor of Puerto Rico announced Sunday that he will not seek reelection amid protests seeking his ouster. Governor Ricardo Rossello said that he will step down as the president of the New Progressive Party but will not resign as another massive protest is set to take place Monday. “Apolo...
03:51, 2019-07-22

Guy Completes GoldenEye's First Level Using A Piano “Person plays video game with weird controller” is not a new thing, I know, but I love this clip of Jackson Parodi playing GoldenEye on piano because in addition to looking impressive, it sounds lovely as well....
04:51, 2019-07-22

Michigan pageant winner ousted after tweets about Muslims The Miss World America organization has stripped its Michigan pageant winner of her title, which she says was because of tweets she made about Muslims and blacks...
04:51, 2019-07-22

Georgia lawmaker Erica Thomas claims man verbally assaulted her Rep. Erica Thomas, who has represented parts of Georgia since 2015, described the incident on Friday in which she said she "feared for her life."        ...
05:51, 2019-07-22

Puerto Rico governor announces he will not seek re-election but refuses to resign Puerto Rico Gov. Ricardo Rossello announced Sunday he will not seek re-election but refused to resign, as corruption allegations have sparked widespread protests in San Juan....
06:01, 2019-07-22

Morning News Call - India, July 22 To access a PDF version of this newsletter, please click here http://share.thomsonreuters.com/assets/newsletters/Indiamorning/MNC_IN_07222019.pdf If you would like to receive this newsletter via email, please register at: http://solutions.refinitiv.com/MNCIndiaSubscriptionpage ...
06:17, 2019-07-22

METALS-Nickel retreats after 2 weeks of strong gains Nickel prices fell on Monday as a buying spree that sent the metal used mostly in making stainless steel to its highest in more than a year, started to lose steam....
06:17, 2019-07-22

'Big Little Lies' Season 2 finale recap: An insufferable end the miniseries didn't need Spoiler alert! The second (and unnecessary) season of "Big Little Lies" ended with a whimper, and wasted the potential of actresses like Meryl Streep.        ...
07:34, 2019-07-22

Japan's Abe says poll result shows voters want debate on charter revision Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Monday called for debate on revising the post-war, pacifist constitution, saying the result of an upper house election the previous day showed it was what voters sought....
08:17, 2019-07-22

Mexico anxiously awaits U.S. response on immigration deal as deadline arrives Mexico is on tenterhooks as a Monday deadline on a U.S. migration deal that removed tariff threats on Mexican exports arrived, and despite progress made in reducing migrant flows it was unclear what President Donald Trump's next move would be....
08:17, 2019-07-22

Report: ESPN Reminds Employees Of Craven No-Politics Policy In Wake Of Dan Le Batard's Criticism Of The Network And Trump It was only a matter of time before ESPN decided to do something in response to Dan Le Batard very correctly calling the network’s anti-politics stance “cowardly,” after he denounced the “send her back” chants that Trump’s racist supporters decided to hoot and holler on Thursday. Surprisingly, howev...
08:34, 2019-07-22

UPDATE 1-Activist investor Cat Rock slashes stake in UK's Staffline Activist investor Cat Rock Capital cut its stake in Staffline Group Plc by more than half, less than a month after the British recruiter swung to a 2018 loss as it booked a charge for potential fines for underpaying workers....
09:51, 2019-07-22

Slovak Republic - Factors To Watch on July 22 Here are news stories, press reports and events to watch which may affect Slovak financial markets on Monday. ALL TIMES GMT (Slovak Republic: GMT + 2 hours) =========================ECONOMIC DATA======================== Real-time economic data releases.................. ...
09:51, 2019-07-22

Nikkei dips on fading U.S. rate cut views, earnings caution Japanese shares dipped on Monday as hopes for a large U.S. Federal Reserve rate cut faded and investors took a cautious stance ahead of the domestic earnings seasons, which starts this week....
09:51, 2019-07-22

Swimming: Fellow swimmers hail Horton for podium protest Mack Horton received a round of applause from fellow swimmers at the world championships after refusing to share the podium with China's Sun Yang, American breaststroker Lily King said on Monday....
10:34, 2019-07-22

India's Chandrayaan-2 moon mission lifts off a week after aborted launch With first mission to land on lunar south pole, India aims to join club comprising Russia, the US and ChinaIndia’s mission to the moon has blasted into space one week after a technical glitch forced scientists to abruptly halt its scheduled launch.Thousands gathered to watch Chandrayaan-2 takeoff at...
11:51, 2019-07-22

Why NBA stars like James Harden and LeBron James invest in soccer clubs Even though MLS clubs cannot compete with the other US sports leagues in terms of income, soccer is seen as a growing market for wealthy athlete-investorsJames Harden’s summer of soccer continues. Earlier this month, the 2018 NBA Most Valuable Player had a kickaround at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium. A...
11:51, 2019-07-22

Trump: Minority Democratic congresswomen should 'apologize to America' President Donald Trump has renewed his attacks on four Democratic congresswomen, demanding an apology "for the horrible (hateful) things they have said." He said the four minority women aren't "capable of loving" the US....
11:51, 2019-07-22

Tokyo unleashes robots ahead of 2020 Summer Olympics Organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics unveiled a series of robots on Monday, bringing a high-tech edge to the Games they are billing as the most innovative ever....
12:34, 2019-07-22

Hundreds Of Activists Fill Street To Continue Protesting Telescope Construction On Sacred Hawaiian Land On Sunday morning, hundreds of activists protested the building of the Thirty Meter Telescope at Mauna Kea on Hawaii island by gathering at Kalakaua and Kuhio avenues. By 11 a.m., the “Waikiki for Mauna Kea” march filled the street with hundreds of people, backing up traffic near the Honolulu Zoo, a...
13:34, 2019-07-22

Frankfurt Motor Show 2019: preview News 22 Jul, 2019 The 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show is fast approaching, with BMW, Cupra, Hyundai, Land Rover, Porsche and VW all planning big reveals...
13:51, 2019-07-22

Fernandez scores twice as Timbers outlast rival Sounders 2-1 Brian Fernandez scored his second goal of the match in the 51st minute, moments after Seattle had pulled even, and the Portland Timbers beat the Sounders 2-1 in the first clash of the season between the Cascadia rivals       ...
15:00, 2019-07-22

Shark Jumps Out Of Water, Snatches Fish From Line In Hair-Raising Video A video that has gone viral online shows the group fishing on a boat in Cape Cod when a great white shark leaps out of water to snatch a fish they had caught....
15:00, 2019-07-22

This Banker Gets to Drink Wine All Day Rob McMillan was a pioneer in the business of financing wineries, but almost missed the grape opportunity: He first proposed his bank specialize in mortuaries....
15:17, 2019-07-22

Promoted | Best bits of the 2019 Continental Black Chili Driving Experience Find out how we gave a group of passionate driving enthusiasts the chance to experience the latest high-performance tyres on an amazing road trip Back in early July, we took 24 Autocar readers on the journey of a lifetime. Heading to some of the best roads in southern France, we gave them the keys t...
16:00, 2019-07-22

Anand Mahindra Can "Breath Normally Again" As Chandrayaan 2 Lifts Off The successful launch of India's moon mission Chandrayaan 2 drew applause from across the world. In a tweet, businessman Anand Mahindra also congratulated the Indian Space Research Organisation......
16:17, 2019-07-22

Thomas 'itching to go' as Tour heads for epic climax "Geraint Thomas believes the worst of his struggles are behind him as he bids to claw in his deficit to Julian Alaphilippe in the final week of the 2019 Tour de France."...
16:51, 2019-07-22

Brexit: Will New Broom Sweep Clean? UK's new prime minister faces the daunting Brexit deadline on Oct 31. Can highly favored Boris Johnson cut a deal or will his tenure as PM be short-lived?...
17:00, 2019-07-22

Fans Are Trying To Remake Dino Crisis In Unreal Engine 4 Debuting 20 years ago this month in Japan, Capcom’s short-lived Dino Crisis series asked, “What if dinosaurs instead of zombies?” Now, some fans have taken it upon themselves to remake Dino Crisis using Unreal Engine 4....
17:34, 2019-07-22

Saudi Arabia easing male guardianship law: True reform or symbolic PR? Saudi women are treated as legal minors their entire lives — they even need permission from a male guardian to travel. This rule is set to be relaxed, but will it actually help lead to gender equality in the country?...
18:34, 2019-07-22

Raytheon get $27.3M payment for work on Navy's AMDR program Raytheon Co. was awarded a $27.3 million contract modification for work completed in 2018 at the Pacific Missile Range Facility on the Air and Missile Defense Radar program, the Defense Department said....
19:51, 2019-07-22

NetEase opens game studio in Montreal as part of global expansion  NetEase, one of China's big internet and online game publishers, has launched a new video game studio in Montreal as part of a global expansion.Read More...
19:51, 2019-07-22

Julian Edelman to miss three weeks as Patriots injuries pile up Julian Edelman will have to wait a little bit longer to get on the field, and it could be a while before the Patriots are at full strength. Edelman, who signed a three-year deal this offseason, was seen this weekend with a small brace on his left thumb and is expected to miss about three......
19:51, 2019-07-22

This RC Ducati Motorcycle Is Packing Some Surprisingly Clever Tech It’s not often you find some genuine innovation coming from a company whose products are targeted at kids. Toymakers tend to stick to minor feature upgrades or simple cosmetic improvements to make existing products feel new again. When it was announced Toy Fair 2019, I assumed Spin Master’s Ducati U...
20:17, 2019-07-22

How Geeky Mechanics Use Motion Capture to Design Perfect-Fitting Bikes We ride bikes not just because they’re fun, but because they’re efficient. They enable us to use our body power to propel us forward far faster than our pathetic, floppy feet ever could. Efficiency, though, is only as good as the fit.Read more......
21:17, 2019-07-22

Neil deGrasse Tyson Please Shut the Fuck Up Neil deGrasse Tyson has a good job. According to Wikipedia, he’s the Frederick P. Rose Director of the Hayden Planetarium at the Rose Center for Earth and Space in New York City. That sounds great! The bigger mystery, to me, is that nearly every day he still does shit like this....
21:17, 2019-07-22

As DOJ nears deal approval, T-Mobile bets Sprint merger is worth giving Dish a new lease on life T-Mobile is choosing to move ahead with a merger with Sprint even though it will prop up Dish Network as a new, possibly disruptive fourth U.S. wireless competitor....
21:34, 2019-07-22

‘Game of Thrones’ actor: It’s the media’s fault everybody thinks season 8 was crap Two days before Friday’s much-anticipated Game of Thrones panel — and fresh off scooping up an Emmy nod for ‘outstanding writing’ for Games of Thrones’ Season 8 finale — co-creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss were nowhere to be found, having pulled out of the pa...
22:34, 2019-07-22

Why childhood sweethearts no longer measure up – and six other ways dating has changed A new study has found that online dating is now the dominant way heterosexual people find romantic partners. What else can we learn?For future generations, the question: “How did you and Grandad meet?”, will be answered with: “Tinder, obviously.” Within eight years, the internet has become the domin...
22:51, 2019-07-22