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David Ortiz Is a Victim of the Violence He Thought He Had Escaped

Ortiz has described growing up surrounded by violence in the Dominican Republic, and he became a victim this week despite being one of the country’s most beloved figures....

David Ortiz Is a Victim of the Violence He Thought He Had Escaped

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David Ortiz was not intended victim of shooting: Dominican prosecutor The shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz in Santo Domingo earlier this month was a case of mistaken identity, Dominican Republic Attorney General Jean Alain Rodriguez said on Wednesday....
07:17, 06/20/2019

Victim of brutal subway attack thought he ‘was going to die’ The victim of a bloody subway attack told The Post he thought he was “not coming out alive” when his attacker pulled out a 6-inch kitchen knife during the assault. “He tried to stab me over and over,” said Roberto Hernandez, 3...
08:34, 09/10/2019

Six detained in David Ortiz shooting Six suspects, including the alleged gunman, have been detained in the shooting of Ortiz, the Dominican Republic's chief prosecutor said. Authorities have declined to give a motive for the shooting at a popular Santo Domingo bar Sunday night. (Ju...
15:34, 06/13/2019

Ex-Red Sox star David Ortiz out of hospital after shooting Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz out of hospital following 3 surgeries after being shot at bar in Dominican Republic       ...
00:51, 07/28/2019

Man charged as accomplice in David Ortiz shooting A man has been charged in relation to the shooting of retired Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz. It's believed Féliz Garcia was driving the motorcycle carrying the gunman who shot Ortiz in a bar in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Sunday ...
12:17, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz may have been targeted by hired killers Authorities in the Dominican Republic believe David Ortiz was targeted for a hit carried out by two local police officers, according to a report. Law enforcement sources have confirmed the planned assassination to the Daily Mail. The person behind th...
01:51, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz to Be Transferred to Boston After Shooting Ortiz, who was shot in the back by a gunman in his native Dominican Republic Sunday night, had serious injuries but was stable enough to be transported, the Red Sox said....
01:17, 06/11/2019

Before David Ortiz was shot, the Red Sox were struggling. Now, they’re coping. Defending World Series champions have hardly looked like their dominant 108-win selves from last season -- and that was before one of their most storied players was shot in his native Dominican Republic....
03:00, 06/15/2019

David Ortiz in first public appearance since being shot Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz, making his first public appearance since being shot in the Dominican Republic earlier this year, threw out the ceremonial first pitch ahead of the Red Sox and New York Yankees game Monday at Fenway Park in Boston....
15:34, 09/10/2019

David Ortiz's condition now 'good,' still in hospital "David's journey to good health has been bolstered by the many expressions of love that have come to us from across the globe," Ortiz's wife said in a statement Tuesday....
20:17, 06/18/2019

Red Sox send best wishes, aircraft to David Ortiz The Boston Red Sox have sent their best wishes, and an aircraft, to ex-slugger David Ortiz after he was shot in the Dominican Republic. Red Sox President Sam Kennedy says the team is flying Ortiz back to Boston. (June 10)     ...
04:00, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz shot in Dominican Republic Reports indicated Leo Ortiz, David Ortiz’s father, said his son was resting following surgery and that no organs were damaged in the shooting. Doctors expect a full recovery, he said....
09:00, 06/10/2019

Obama tweets ‘get well soon’ to David Ortiz after shooting Former President Obama joined the throng of well-wishers sending love to shot baseball legend David Ortiz on Monday. “Get well soon, Papi,” Obama tweeted alongside a photo of him getting a personalized Red Sox shirt from the slugger when ...
23:34, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz undergoes third surgery after shooting Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has undergone a third surgery for complications resulting from being shot in his native Dominican Republic, the team said Thursday. The 43-year-old retired All-Star went under the knife earlier this week — a month after he...
18:51, 07/11/2019

Police: David Ortiz shooting was a $30K hit gone wrong Police say a suspected drug trafficker offered to pay $30,000 for the shooting that wounded David Ortiz, who was sitting near the intended victim.       ...
15:00, 07/01/2019

David Ortiz Is Celebrated, and Now Wounded, in His Homeland Ortiz has described growing up surrounded by violence in the Dominican Republic, and he became a victim this week despite being one of the country’s most beloved figures....
14:00, 06/11/2019

Yankees duo glad to see David Ortiz ‘looking healthy’ BOSTON — Two Yankees capitalized on a rare day off to visit a wounded friend … who also happens to be an enemy of their team. David Ortiz, the iconic, retired Red Sox slugger who was shot in his native Dominican Republic on June 9, welcomed cou...
16:34, 09/07/2019

Suspected mob boss killer thought victim was ‘prominent member of the deep state’ The man accused of gunning down a Mafia kingpin on Staten Island wasn’t intending to kill a mob boss that day, his lawyer says. In his eyes, Anthony Comello was taking out “a prominent member of the deep state” — whom he alleg...
09:51, 07/22/2019

David Ortiz to be flown to Boston for treatment following shooting Wounded former Red Sox star David Ortiz is expected to be flown Monday night from the Dominican Republic to a hospital in Boston aboard a team jet, baseball officials said. Sox President Sam Kennedy said at a press conference in Boston that team offi...
23:34, 06/10/2019

Former Red Sox star David Ortiz transported to Boston after shooting David Ortiz was flown to Boston for treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital – with assistance from the Red Sox.       ...
06:00, 06/11/2019

Dominican authorities bust three more in David Ortiz shooting Authorities in the Dominican Republic now have nine suspects connected to the shooting of Red Sox slugger David Ortiz in custody, including a woman, it was revealed Thursday. Among the suspects were six who were arrested on Wednesday — including the ...
09:51, 06/14/2019

David Ortiz reportedly told doctors: ‘Please don’t let me die, I am a good man’ The David Ortiz shooting was reportedly caught on surveillance video — with the suspected gunman hopping off a motorcycle and pumping a single bullet into the baseball star’s back and through his stomach, according to officials. “Pl...
08:51, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz arrives to Boston in serious condition after shooting Retired Red Sox player David Ortiz landed in Boston in an air ambulance Monday night after a targeted shooting at a bar in Santo Domingo forced doctors in his home nation of the Dominican Republic to remove his gallbladder and part of his intestine. ...
06:34, 06/11/2019

Reports: David Ortiz shot in Dominican Republic SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The father of David Ortiz says the former Boston Red Sox slugger has been shot and wounded in his native Dominican Republic. Leo Ortiz told ESPN.com on Sunday night that Ortiz was shot while at an entertainmen...
06:51, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz makes first public appearance since he was shot Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz, making his first public appearance since being shot in the Dominican Republic earlier this year, threw out the ceremonial first pitch ahead of the Red Sox and New York Yankees game Monday at Fenway Park in Boston....
09:34, 09/10/2019

David Ortiz gets police escort to Massachusetts hospital David Ortiz aka “Big Papi” was transferred from his native Dominican Republic to a Massachusetts hospital late Monday. The ex-Boston Red Sox slugger — who was wounded in an ambush-style shooting attack in Santo Domingo on Sunday ...
06:17, 06/11/2019

Pedro Martinez breaks down during interview about David Ortiz Hall of Fame pitcher Pedro Martinez broke down in tears Monday as he paid tribute to former Red Sox teammate David Ortiz, who is recovering from wounds suffered in a drive-by shooting in the Dominican Republic. “I don’t have enough words ...
14:00, 06/11/2019

Suspects in David Ortiz shooting also being sought for crimes in PA, NJ One of the suspects wanted in the shooting of David Ortiz is also being sought for a 2018 attempted murder in Pennsylvania — while the baseball slugger’s admitted triggerman may be connected to two New Jersey robberies, according to repor...
09:00, 06/13/2019

David Ortiz's condition upgraded to 'good,' his wife says David Ortiz's condition has been upgraded to "good" by doctors more than a week after the former Boston Red Sox star was shot in the Dominican Republic, his wife said Tuesday....
04:34, 06/19/2019

Another suspect arrested in connection to David Ortiz shooting An 11th suspect in the shooting of Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was apprehended by authorities in the Dominican Republic on Tuesday. Franklin Junior Meran was busted for allegedly renting one of the cars used in the June 9 shooting at a bar in Santo D...
13:17, 06/19/2019

David Ortiz back in Boston after being shot in Dominican bar David Ortiz is back in Boston for medical care, a day after authorities say the former Red Sox slugger affectionately known as Big Papi was ambushed by a gunman at a bar in his native Dominican Republic       ...
05:34, 06/11/2019

6 Suspects Have Been Arrested in the Shooting of Former Red Sox Player David Ortiz (SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic) — An alleged gunman and five accomplices have been detained in the shooting of former Red Sox superstar David Ortiz, Dominican officials said Wednesday, while providing no information about why a group of you...
18:34, 06/13/2019

Jon Lester angrily reacts to David Ortiz’s shooting: ‘That was a hit’ Jon Lester reacted with anger and love to David Ortiz’s shooting. Lester also offered his opinion on what he believes happened to his former Red Sox teammate, likely based on the surveillance video of the shooting. “Utter shock. That was ...
23:34, 06/10/2019

Dominican prosecutors reportedly ID man who funded David Ortiz hit Prosecutors have identified the man who provided the financial backing for the David Ortiz hit, according to reports. It’s unclear if Alberto Miguel Rodríguez Mota — who is still at large — simply funded the June 9 assassination att...
03:51, 06/18/2019

Woman known as ‘The Venezuelan’ among those busted in David Ortiz shooting The three latest people busted in the shooting of former Red Sox star David Ortiz include a woman known as “The Venezuelan,” who is married to one of the other suspects in the case, Dominican authorities said Friday. Lanny Estefanny Pérez...
02:34, 06/15/2019

David Ortiz shooting scares Yankees: ‘Why my mom’ won’t let me go back Zack Britton’s mother is from the Dominican Republic and he still has family there, but the Yankees left-hander said Monday he hadn’t returned to the country “in an extremely long time” and the shooting of David Ortiz there on Sunday night is an exam...
00:34, 06/11/2019

Suspects offered $8,000 to kill baseball's David Ortiz The alleged shooter of David Ortiz has been arrested along with four others in a group offered nearly $8,000 to kill the former Boston Red Sox star at a Dominican Republic bar, authorities said on Wednesday....
05:51, 06/13/2019

David Ortiz’s daughter: My dad hasn’t ‘complained once’ since shooting David Ortiz’s daughter thanked his fans in a social media post and said her father “hasn’t complained once” since he was shot in the Dominican Republic on Sunday. Alexandria Ortiz posted several photos of her father along with the thankful message on...
09:51, 06/14/2019

David Ortiz doing ‘fine’ after surgery for gunshot wound Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was in stable condition and doing “fine” Monday after a gunman ambushed him in the Dominican Republic, according to a report citing his family. “He is out of surgery and stable; he is resting,” Or...
14:17, 06/10/2019

Police identify second suspect in David Ortiz shooting The second suspect arrested in the shooting of former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has been identified in new court documents as Oliver Moisés Mirabal Acosta. The documents also reveal that Mirabal and fellow suspect Eddy Feliz Garcia — who has alread...
02:51, 06/13/2019

Former Red Sox star David Ortiz shot in Dominican Republic Former Boston Red Sox great David Ortiz is in stable condition following surgery after suffering a gunshot wound Sunday.       ...
13:00, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz shot in ambush at Dominican Republic bar Authorities say Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was ambushed by a man who got off a motorcycle and shot him in the back at close range in his native Dominican Republic       ...
12:00, 06/10/2019

Former Red Sox star David Ortiz being transported to Boston after shooting Once stabilized and able to travel, David Ortiz will be flown to Boston for treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital – with assistance from the Red Sox.       ...
05:34, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz undergoes more surgery in Boston after shooting Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is recovering from exploratory surgery in Boston as investigators in his native Dominican Republic try to figure out who shot him and why       ...
19:17, 06/11/2019

Footage indicates sophisticated attack on former Red Sox hero David Ortiz Video indicates new level of sophistication in attack on OrtizEx-Red Sox slugger was shot on Sunday in Dominican RepublicDominican prosecutors say witnesses and security camera footage show that the attempt to kill former Red Sox star David Ortiz was...
21:51, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz transferred out of intensive care after shooting Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has been moved out of the intensive care unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, his wife, Tiffany, said Saturday....
03:51, 06/23/2019

Man behind David Ortiz shooting arrested: Dominican police Víctor Hugo Gómez is accused of ordering the killing of his cousin, Sixto David Fernández. Authorities say hit men confused Ortiz with Fernández during the June 9 shooting at a bar in the capital of Santo Domingo....
00:17, 06/29/2019

David Ortiz Throws Out First Pitch at Fenway Park Three months after he was shot in the Dominican Republic, Ortiz addressed the fans before the Red Sox-Yankees game on Monday, thanking teammates and opponents for their support....
06:00, 09/10/2019

David Ortiz underwent a third surgery for gunshot wound Former Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz has had a third surgery, coming weeks after a gunman shot him in the back in his native Dominican Republic, his wife said in a statement Thursday....
19:51, 07/11/2019

David Ortiz moves out of ICU two weeks after being shot in Dominican bar Red Sox fans have plenty to cheer about Saturday night. Beantown hero David Ortiz has been moved out of the intensive care unit, two weeks after he was shot in a botched hit job in his native Dominican Republic. “David was moved out of the intensive ...
03:17, 06/23/2019

Baseball's David Ortiz out of ICU, in good condition after shooting Retired Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz has been moved out of intensive care and was in good condition, his wife said in a statement on Saturday, nearly two weeks after he was shot in the Dominican Republic and moved to a Boston hospital....
03:17, 06/23/2019

Alleged mastermind behind David Ortiz shooting arrested The suspected mastermind behind the mistaken-identity shooting of retired Red Sox slugger David Ortiz in the Dominican Republic has been arrested — along with the alleged inside man who paid hit men about $8,000, officials said Friday. Victor H...
00:34, 06/29/2019

The Latest: 2nd arrest made in shooting of David Ortiz SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The latest on the shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz in the Dominican Republic (all times local): 10:40 p.m. A spokeswoman for the national prosecutor’s office in the Dominican Republic s...
05:00, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz ‘Resting Comfortably’ After 2nd Surgery in Boston Ortiz’s wife, Tiffany, said he was expected to remain at the hospital for several days while investigators in the Dominican Republic continued investigating the shooting....
23:51, 06/11/2019

Second arrest made in connection to David Ortiz shooting A spokeswoman for the national prosecutor's office in the Dominican Republic said a second person has been arrested in the investigation into the shooting of former Red Sox star David Ortiz. There is no public indication the man is the suspected shoo...
07:17, 06/12/2019

The Latest: David Ortiz making ‘progress’ after shooting The wife of former Red Sox star David Ortiz says her husband is recuperating at a hospital in Boston after being shot at a bar in his native Dominican Republic...
20:51, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz up and walking after being shot in Dominican Republic “Big Papi’’ has taken his first steps since being seriously wounded over the weekend. A rep for David Ortiz said the former Red Sox superstar walked a short distance, with help, while recovering from his second surgery at Massachusetts General Hospit...
02:00, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz has successful second surgery in Boston after shooting Former Red Sox great David Ortiz underwent a second surgery in Boston overnight — and later “flashed a smile’’ when talking with his family, a report said Tuesday. Ortiz — a k a “Big Papi,” who was shot at a bar in his native Dominican Republic...
21:17, 06/11/2019

Former MLB star David Ortiz shot and wounded in the Dominican Republic Retired MLB star David Ortiz was shot and wounded in the Dominican Republic. Ortiz is in stable condition.        ...
18:51, 06/10/2019

Suspect in custody in shooting of ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz: police Santo Domingo police on Monday were investigating why one of two men on a motorcycle shot and wounded former Red Sox slugger David "Big Papi" Ortiz as he sat in a nightclub late Sunday, according to police and the team....
18:17, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz shooting: What we know about the incident, and former Red Sox star's condition Retired Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot in the Dominican Republic on Sunday. Here's what we know about the incident, and Ortiz's condition.       ...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Suspect in David Ortiz Shooting Was Wanted in New Jersey, Police Say Prosecutors in New Jersey said Rolfi Ferreira-Cruz, who is suspected of being the gunman in the Ortiz shooting, had been indicted in connection with two armed robberies....
19:51, 06/14/2019

Video shows sophisticated attack on ex-slugger David Ortiz Dominican prosecutors say witnesses and security camera footage indicate a new level of sophistication in the attack on former Red Sox star David Ortiz...
20:51, 06/12/2019

Former Red Sox star David Ortiz expected to be transported to Boston after shooting Once stabilized and able to travel, David Ortiz will be flown to Boston for treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital – with assistance from the Red Sox.       ...
21:00, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz is in good condition, out of intensive care: wife Tiffany Ortiz said in a statement distributed by the Red Sox on Saturday that the ex-Boston slugger remains hospitalized and is in good condition, almost two weeks after he was shot in the back while at a club in the Dominican Republic....
01:51, 06/23/2019

Look: Ex-teammates show support for David Ortiz after former MLB star's shooting The Major League Baseball community is showing support for former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz, who was shot in the back in the Dominican Republic on Sunday night....
23:00, 06/10/2019

Judge: 1 year of prison for suspect in David Ortiz shooting SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they are closing in on the mastermind and motive behind the shooting of Red Sox baseball great David Ortiz as he recovers in a hospital in Boston. A judge on Monday or...
03:51, 06/18/2019

David Ortiz was rushed to hospital in friend’s Rolls-Royce David “Big Papi” Ortiz was rushed to the hospital in a black Rolls-Royce owned by a wealthy friend, who said he first thought the gunfire was fireworks. “It did not sound like a shot,” said Eliezer Salvador, according to the Dominican Republic ...
23:34, 06/10/2019

Fugitive wanted in David Ortiz shooting plot still at-large Authorities say they're still searching for another suspect in the assassination plot of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz -- a man known as "The Surgeon."...
16:51, 06/14/2019

Baseball's David Ortiz walks after surgery; second man arrested in shooting David Ortiz, a retired Red Sox star, took a few steps on Tuesday in his Boston hospital room after surgery for a gunshot wound he suffered in the Dominican Republic, media reported....
11:34, 06/12/2019

Ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz reportedly shot in Dominican Republic Former Major League Baseball star David Ortiz was shot and wounded Sunday at an amusement center in the Dominican Republic, ESPN reported. The retired Boston Red Sox slugger was taken to a local hospital in Santo Domingo. His condition is unclear. &...
04:51, 06/10/2019

Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz shot in the Dominican Republic Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz was shot in the Dominican Republic on Sunday, according to Felix Durán Mejia, spokesman for the Dominican National Police....
05:34, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz: Former Boston Red Sox star recovering from surgery after shooting Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz is "able to sit up" and "take some steps" as he continues his recovery from surgery after being shot in the back....
10:00, 06/13/2019

The Latest: Police: David Ortiz shot at Santo Domingo bar SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The Latest on a shooting that injured former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz (all times local): 12:05 a.m. Authorities say former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was ambushed by a man who got off a motor...
06:51, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz shooting a case of mistaken identity, officials say The former baseball star was not the intended target of the shooting in the Dominican Republic. A Mexican drug cartel is suspected of being involved....
08:00, 06/20/2019

Police: David Ortiz shot in ambush at Santo Domingo bar Authorities say Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was ambushed by a man who got off a motorcycle and shot him in the back at close range in his native Dominican Republic       ...
08:34, 06/10/2019

Baseball stars react to David Ortiz shooting news Former Red Sox David Ortiz was shot and wounded Sunday at a club in the Dominican Republic, according to reports. The news caused an outpouring of love, support and prayers across social media for the three-time World Series champion and 10-time All-...
08:51, 06/10/2019

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz shot in back: Dominican police Ortiz's father, Enrique (Leo) Ortiz, told ESPN's Enrique Rojas that "David is injured and that they took him to a medical center, but they did not tell me how he is or exactly where he was transferred."...
08:51, 06/10/2019

Ex-Boston slugger David Ortiz shot at Dominican Republic bar SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Authorities say former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is hospitalized following surgery for a gunshot wound after being ambushed by a man in a bar in his native Dominican Republic, authorities said. Domini...
11:00, 06/10/2019

Police arrest man they say ordered shooting of Red Sox legend David Ortiz Former baseball player still recovering in hospitalOrtiz shot in what police say was case of mistaken identityPolice say actual target was cousin of alleged member of cartelAuthorities in the Dominican Republic announced on Friday that they have arre...
22:00, 06/28/2019

David Ortiz’s wife thanks his friend for ‘quick thinking’ after shooting David Ortiz’s wife on Thursday praised the “quick thinking” of a friend who rushed the former Red Sox star to the hospital in a Rolls-Royce after he was shot in a botched hit job at a Dominican Republic bar. “I want to take this opp...
23:00, 06/13/2019

Suspects offered $8K for hit on David Ortiz, alleged shooter in custody A group of crooks were offered $8,000 USD to kill former Red Sox star David Ortiz in the Dominican Republic — and the alleged gunman is now in custody, local authorities announced Wednesday. Police said they’ve now detained six people allegedly...
02:51, 06/13/2019

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz wounded in Dominican Republic shooting Former Boston Red Sox slugger David "Big Papi" Ortiz was shot in the back in his native Dominican Republic and was recovering in a hospital in Santo Domingo on Monday, the Red Sox said in a statement....
16:17, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz had complained about lack of security in the Dominican Republic Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz complained about the lack of security in his native Dominican Republic in 2015 — four years before he was badly wounded in a shooting there. “I like to go to my country, and I know that people love you and take care...
23:34, 06/10/2019

Man who paid for hit on David Ortiz reportedly identified by Dominican authorities The man was said in court documents to be a fugitive who used a go-between to pay approximately $7,800 for the shooting of Ortiz, who was injured in the attack....
08:34, 06/18/2019

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz shot due to mistaken identity: Dominican AG Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot in the back by a gunman who mistook him for the real target, another man who was seated at the same table at an outdoor cafe, Dominican officials said Wednesday....
07:00, 06/20/2019

Here's why authorities say David Ortiz was mistakenly attacked in the Dominican Republic The shooting of baseball legend David Ortiz in the Dominican Republic left fans wondering why would anyone try to kill Big Papi. Turns out, according to prosecutors, he wasn't the intended target....
11:34, 06/20/2019

David Ortiz 'resting comfortably' after undergoing second surgery, wife says Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz underwent a second surgery at a Massachusetts hospital and is stable and resting following being wounded in a shooting in the Dominican Republic....
21:17, 06/11/2019

Suspected gunman among 6 detained in David Ortiz shooting investigation Six suspects have been arrested in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz, including the alleged gunman, authorities in the Dominican Republic said Wednesday....
02:34, 06/13/2019

Five people detained in David Ortiz shooting in Dominican Republic Five people have been detained in the Dominican Republic in connection with the shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz, the country's Attorney General Jean Alain Rodríguez Sánchez said at a news conference on Wednesday....
00:51, 06/13/2019

David Ortiz's friend was target of the shooting, authorities say. He was sitting next to him More than a week after David Ortiz was shot as part of what police have called a murder-for-hire plot, authorities in the Dominican Republic now say the former Red Sox star was not the intended target....
11:34, 06/20/2019

Suspect in custody in shooting of retired Red Sox slugger David Ortiz Police in the Dominican Republic were investigating why a man shot and wounded former Boston Red Sox slugger David "Big Papi" Ortiz as he sat in a nightclub late on Sunday, police and the team said....
10:34, 06/11/2019

Dominican prosecutors say David Ortiz was not intended target in shooting The Dominican Republic’s chief prosecutor said Boston Red Sox icon David Ortiz was not the intended target of the attack but was merely the victim of a hit gone wrong.       ...
07:17, 06/20/2019

Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz back in Boston after being shot in Dominican bar Ortiz had been in stable condition in intensive care at a Santo Domingo hospital after doctors removed his gallbladder and part of his intestine, according to his spokesman, Leo López....
07:17, 06/11/2019

Dominican police arrest ‘mastermind’ in David Ortiz shooting Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they have arrested the mastermind behind the shooting of baseball great David Ortiz in a case of mistaken identity...
22:51, 06/28/2019

Fans pray for David Ortiz at Fenway Park ceremony Fans prayed for MLB great David Ortiz at Fenway Park on Monday, as the former Red Sox slugger known as “Big Papi” recovers from an ambush-style shooting attack in the Dominican Republic. The team led the moment of reflection before thei...
06:17, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz shares first photo of himself since being shot in Dominican Republic Former Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz posted on Instagram the first photo of himself since being shot in the Dominican Republic in June.       ...
03:51, 08/27/2019

David Ortiz blasts Trump upon Red Sox visit: Treats immigrants ‘like s–t’ If David Ortiz were still on the Red Sox, he would side with manager Alex Cora. He wouldn’t be at the White House today to meet President Trump, either. “Alex is in a tough spot right now, going there and acting like nothing is happening,” the former...
22:00, 05/09/2019

David Ortiz Shooting Was Case of Mistaken Identity, Officials Say The shooting last week that left Ortiz wounded was actually intended to target a friend of his who was wearing a similar shirt, the authorities in the Dominican Republic said....
06:17, 06/20/2019

David Ortiz makes first statement since Dominican Republic shooting Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz made his first statement Monday since leaving the hospital, where he spent a number of days recovering from a shooting last month in the Dominican Republic....
17:51, 07/30/2019

David Ortiz shooting suspect charged with drug possession NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A suspect in the shooting of former baseball star David Ortiz has been charged with drug and firearm possession in New Jersey. The U.S. attorney’s office in Newark announced the indictment Thursday for Rolfi Ferreira-Cruz. T...
20:00, 06/20/2019

First photo emerges of David Ortiz after Dominican Republic shooting This is one of the first photos of David Ortiz aka “Big Papi” following his ambush-style shooting attack in the Dominican Republic, according to reports. The former Red Sox slugger appears to be unconscious — with a medical tube up his no...
00:34, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz sends Fenway Park into hysteria with first pitch BOSTON — Red Sox fans haven’t had much to cheer about this season, as the team has had a disappointing year following their World Series victory last season, but that changed Monday night. David Ortiz threw out the first pitch to Jason Varitek before...
08:34, 09/10/2019

David Ortiz shot in botched hit job ordered for his friend: authorities The gumman who shot retired Red Sox slugger David Ortiz in the Dominican Republic was actually hired to snuff out the baseball legend’s friend — but got confused because the men were wearing similar clothes, authorities revealed Wednesday. Attorney G...
02:34, 06/20/2019

Red Sox legend David Ortiz throws out first pitch in first public appearance since he was shot David Ortiz threw out the first pitch before the Red Sox's game against the Yankees in his first public appearance since he was shot in June.       ...
11:00, 09/10/2019

David Ortiz’s lawyer slams affair claims, says former slugger has ‘no enemies’ The lawyer for David Ortiz says the former Red Sox slugger “is innocent in what happened” to him in the Dominican Republic — and denied rumors that an extramarital affair sparked the shooting. “I can say that David Ortiz is innocent...
02:34, 06/20/2019

David Ortiz hires former Boston police chief to probe his shooting Retired Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has hired a former Boston police commissioner to investigate the shooting that nearly left him dead in his native Dominican Republic, according to a report. Ortiz, 43, has not discussed the June 9 shooting at the D...
20:51, 08/26/2019

Cops announce 14th suspect arrested in David Ortiz shooting Dominican Republic police made another arrest this weekend over David Ortiz’s shooting — the 14th since the former Red Sox slugger’s mistaken-identity ambush, according to authorities. Junior Cesar La Hoz Vargas was busted Saturday,...
16:17, 06/30/2019

How Dominican cops rounded up ‘crew’ suspected of David Ortiz shooting Red Sox great David Ortiz was the victim of a botched hit job carried out by a crew of would-be assassins paid about $8,000 to gun him down, authorities in the Dominican Republic revealed Wednesday Police said they’ve now detained six people in the a...
09:00, 06/13/2019

Former Red Sox star David Ortiz moved out of intensive care as he recovers from shooting Former Red Sox star David Ortiz was moved out of the intensive care unit at Mass General, his wife announced via a team statement Saturday.       ...
01:34, 06/23/2019

Dominican police say they've arrested man accused of being behind David Ortiz shooting Víctor Hugo Gómez is accused of ordering the killing of his cousin, Sixto David Fernández. Authorities say hit men confused Ortiz with Fernández.       ...
03:00, 06/29/2019

David Ortiz shooting suspect wanted in connection with Pennsylvania attack, DA says One of the suspects sought in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz is believed to be the same man wanted for another attempted homicide in Pennsylvania, according to a district attorney....
21:17, 06/13/2019

Mastermind behind shooting that left David Ortiz wounded arrested, officials say Authorities in the Dominican Republic arrested the mastermind behind the shooting that left Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz wounded earlier this month in an apparent case of mistaken identity....
23:51, 06/28/2019

Man held in David Ortiz shooting charged with drug, weapons offenses A man being held in the Dominican Republic in connection with the shooting and serious wounding of retired Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz was charged in New Jersey on Thursday with drug and weapons violations in an unrelated case, the U.S. Justice D...
22:51, 06/20/2019

Dominican Republic prosecutors identify alleged man who paid for hit on David Ortiz Dominican authorities identified the man they believe paid hit men to try and kill David Ortiz, adding that they were closing in on the motive.       ...
13:34, 06/18/2019

Accused David Ortiz shooter indicted on drug charges in New Jersey The bumbling Dominican hitman who allegedly confessed to accidentally shooting baseball legend David Ortiz was indicted in New Jersey Thursday for conspiring to distribute heroin and cocaine, federal prosecutors said. Accused hitman Rolfi Ferreira Cr...
20:34, 06/20/2019

David Ortiz shooting suspects to remain in jail during investigation: report The nine suspects indicted in the shooting of Red Sox great David Ortiz will remain behind bars for at least a year while the investigation continues, according to a report....
06:17, 06/16/2019

David Ortiz shooting was case of mistaken identity, attorney general says AG says Ortiz was not intended target in shootingAt least 11 people have been arrested in case so far Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was shot in the back by a gunman who mistook him for the real target, another man who was seated at the same tabl...
18:51, 06/20/2019

Man who allegedly paid for hit on David Ortiz reportedly identified by Dominican authorities The man was said in court documents to be a fugitive who used a go-between to pay approximately $7,800 for the shooting of Ortiz, who was injured in the attack....
16:17, 06/18/2019

Who is Victor Hugo Gomez, the alleged mastermind behind the David Ortiz shooting? The mastermind behind the attack that saw former baseball star David Ortiz seriously wounded orchestrated the shooting from the United States, where he is wanted by US authorities, the attorney general of the Dominican Republic said Wednesday....
11:34, 06/20/2019

Police identify man they claim paid hit men to shoot Red Sox star David Ortiz World Series champion was attacked in Dominican RepublicDR authorities say they are closing on motive Dominican authorities on Monday identified the man they believe paid hit men to try to kill David Ortiz. They added that they were closing in on the...
15:17, 06/18/2019

Dominican prosecutors identify man accused of paying for attempted hit on David Ortiz Police are searching for the man accused of paying for the attempted hit on former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, identified as Alberto Miguel Rodriguez Mota....
17:51, 06/18/2019

Former Red Sox star David Ortiz has third surgery to address complications from a gunshot wound David Ortiz underwent a third surgery to address complications from a gunshot wound he suffered more than a month ago at Dominican Republic bar.       ...
17:00, 07/11/2019

Dominican Republic Officials Identify Man Who Allegedly Paid For Hit On David Ortiz Prosecutors in the Dominican Republic identified several new suspects yesterday in the David Ortiz shooting case, including the man they say planned to pay the hitmen who shot Ortiz at the Dial Bar and Lounge on June 9. Court documents obtained by th...
23:17, 06/18/2019

Man accused of funding David Ortiz shooting is drug trafficker: reports The man who allegedly footed the $7,800 bill for the failed hit on Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is a convicted drug trafficker, according to local media reports. Alberto Miguel Rodriguez Mota — who is still at large — was named by prosecut...
02:00, 06/19/2019

Cops grill inmate suspected of planning David Ortiz shooting A prison inmate in the Dominican Republic may have helped plan the assassination attempt on baseball legend David Ortiz, according to a new report. Authorities are questioning José Eduardo Ciprian Lebrón about Sunday’s attack on Ortiz — in whic...
23:17, 06/13/2019

Dominican Republic officials believe they have identified man who paid David Ortiz hitmen Dominican Republic authorities identified the man they believed paid hitmen to try and kill David Ortiz and that the mastermind was still at large and police were closing in on a motive behind the shooting....
15:34, 06/18/2019

Speculation about motive for David Ortiz shooting still rampant in Dominican Republic Skepticism about the motive for David Ortiz's shooting remains rampant in the Dominican Republic even after the official explanation.       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

David Ortiz throws out first pitch at Fenway Park months after shooting David Ortiz made a surprise appearance at Fenway Park on Monday night to throw out the ceremonial first pitch before the Boston Red Sox played their final game of the season against the rival New York Yankees....
18:17, 09/10/2019

Man linked to David Ortiz shooting to be charged with accomplice to attempted murder The first arrests in the Sunday night shooting of Red Sox legend David Ortiz on the streets of Santo Domingo have been made, according to reports. Motorcyclist, Eddy Vladimir Féliz Garcia, who had a 2017 arrest for drug possession, was one of several...
04:00, 06/12/2019

Red Sox, Big Papi fans rally around David Ortiz during Game at Fenway Park The team asked fans to observe a moment of reflection shortly before its game against the Rangers at Fenway Park and posted on the videoboard.       ...
05:34, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz is 'resting comfortably' after a second surgery as police try to learn why he was shot Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was awake and resting Tuesday at a Boston hospital after a second surgery to address his wounds from his shooting over the weekend in the Dominican Republic, his wife said....
21:17, 06/11/2019

Dominican Republic police arrest gunman in David Ortiz shooting Police in the Dominican Republic on Wednesday arrested six men -- including the suspected gunman -- in the shooting of former Boston Red Sox All-Star David Ortiz....
01:34, 06/13/2019

David Ortiz receives tons of support as he recovers from gunshot wound Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is receiving tons of support from former teammates, current Major League Baseball players and more as he recovers from a gunshot wound....
17:34, 06/10/2019

Alleged shooter arrested in $8,000 plot to kill baseball's David Ortiz The alleged shooter of David Ortiz has been arrested along with four others in a group offered nearly $8,000 to kill the former Boston Red Sox star at a Dominican Republic bar, authorities said on Wednesday....
00:51, 06/13/2019

Mariano Rivera opens up about David Ortiz shooting: ‘He has a great heart’ Former Yankee great Mariano Rivera opened up to The Post on Tuesday about the shooting of David Ortiz, saying, “It’s hard to see that happen to a guy like him. “He has a great heart, a giving heart,” Rivera said of the retired Red Sox baseball legend...
21:17, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz’s legacy and ‘aura’ through the eyes of one shaken Hall of Famer Hall of Famer John Smoltz, who knows from auras, sat in a Yankee Stadium broadcast booth Monday afternoon and thought back to the first time he witnessed Big Papi in full splendor, down in the Dominican Republic. “Just the whole David Ortiz aura is u...
16:51, 06/11/2019

Pedro Martinez breaks down in tears while talking about David Ortiz shooting Pedro Martinez broke down in tears Monday night while talking about the shooting of his friend and former Boston Red Sox teammate, David Ortiz.       ...
19:17, 06/11/2019

New York man hounded on social media says he didn’t order hit on David Ortiz A Dominican man in New York says he’s being wrongly accused on social media of ordering the shooting of former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz — and now he fears for his own life, according to new reports. Joel Galván’s photo has been circula...
21:17, 06/12/2019

Watch: Pedro Martinez brought to tears while describing David Ortiz Pedro Martinez was brought to tears while talking about his former teammate and friend David Ortiz, who is recovering after being shot in the Dominican Republic....
19:51, 06/11/2019

Dominican Republic police: Suspects were hired to shoot David Ortiz The director of the Dominican Republic police revealed that the suspects charged 400,000 pesos to shoot the former MLB star.       ...
23:34, 06/12/2019

Retired baseball star David Ortiz released from hospital after shooting Retired Boston Red Sox baseball player David Ortiz has been released from the hospital after he was shot in the Dominican Republic last month, a representative for the Red Sox said....
21:17, 07/28/2019

David Ortiz shooting: Five detained, gun recovered, but motive remains unknown The suspected gunman and the accomplices were paid less than $8,000 by unnamed criminals to carry out the coordinated attack, authorities in the Dominican Republic said Wednesday....
03:51, 06/13/2019

Cops making ‘important progress’ in David Ortiz shooting probe Red Sox legend David Ortiz underwent a second surgery in Boston, then took his first steps soon after on Tuesday — as Dominican Republic cops said they have made “important progress’’ probing his shooting. “Big Papi’’ had an “exploratory’’ operation ...
10:17, 06/12/2019

Former baseball star David Ortiz wounded in Dominican Republic shooting Former Boston Red Sox slugger was at an entertainment centre when the shooting took placeFormer Boston Red Sox player David Ortiz has been shot and wounded in the Dominican Republic.His father Leo Ortiz told ESPN that he was shot while at an entertai...
08:34, 06/10/2019

Ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz back in Boston after shooting in Dominican Republic Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz suffered serious internal injuries after he was shot in the back while at a bar in his native Dominican Republic, according to authorities. Ortiz, 43, was at the Dial Bar and Lounge in the eastern part of Santo Dom...
21:17, 06/11/2019

Dominican authorities promise to reveal motive, mastermind in David Ortiz shooting Dominican authorities say they’ll announce this week who wanted “Big Papi” dead — and why. In a new statement about the botched shooting of revered former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz, the Dominican Republic’s Attorney General’s office promised releas...
08:51, 06/16/2019

David Ortiz shooting: Baseball legend needed parts of organs removed Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz had to have parts of his intestines and colon, as well as his gallbladder, removed after being shot in his native Dominican Republic, according to reports. The 43-year-old also suffered liver damage when a gu...
23:34, 06/10/2019

David Ortiz shooting raises questions about drugs and baseball in Dominican Republic Bajos de Haina, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC — When David “Big Papi” Ortiz began his major-league baseball career with the Seattle Mariners just two weeks after his 17th birthday in 1992, he did what many new prospects do in this baseball-mad country — h...
05:17, 09/01/2019

Watch: Boston Red Sox great David Ortiz throws out first pitch at Fenway Park Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz made a surprise appearance Monday night at Fenway Park, throwing out the ceremonial first pitch months after being shot....
16:51, 09/10/2019

David Ortiz slams Donald Trump, explains why he would skip White House Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz sided with manager Alex Cora, saying he'd also skip a White House visit because Trump has "divided people."        ...
18:51, 05/09/2019

David Ortiz shares first photos since Dominican Republic shooting, looking into attack independently Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz posted the first photos of himself on social media since he was wounded in a shooting at a Dominican Republic bar more than two months ago....
00:51, 08/27/2019

Drug lord may have hired David Ortiz shooter over alleged affair with his wife Authorities in the Dominican Republic believe David Ortiz was shot by two police officers hired by a drug lord who thought the former Red Sox slugger was having an affair with his wife, according to a report. Three law enforcement sources have confir...
23:34, 06/10/2019

Retired MLB star David Ortiz recounts being shot in Dominican Republic: 'I want to find out who did this' Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz gave his first English-language interview since he survived a near-fatal shooting at a bar in his native Dominican Republic in June....
11:19, 09/15/2019

Red Sox slugger David Ortiz says he's glad to be home in heartfelt Instagram post More than seven weeks after he was shot, David Ortiz wrote on Instagram in his first public comments that he is happy to be home.       ...
20:51, 07/29/2019

Report: Retired Red Sox slugger David Ortiz released from hospital, still recovering from shooting Former Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz was released from the hospital Friday, more than six weeks after he was shot, according to report.       ...
00:51, 07/28/2019

David Ortiz wasn't intended target of Dominican Republic shooting, police say Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the intended target of a shooting earlier this month in his native Dominican Republic, officials said Wednesday....
02:51, 06/20/2019

Dominican baseball players 'embarrassed' over David Ortiz shooting: 'It's an international shame' Major League Baseball players from the Dominican Republic feel “embarrassed” by the shooting that wounded David Ortiz at a Santo Domingo bar over the weekend, Eduardo Nunez said Wednesday....
17:34, 06/14/2019

Ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz leaves Dominican Republic hospital for Boston after bar shooting David Ortiz is on his way to Boston Monday after the former Red Sox slugger affectionately known as “Big Papi” was ambushed by a gunman at a bar in the Dominican Republic, investigators said....
02:00, 06/11/2019

Accused David Ortiz gunman claims slugger wasn’t intended target The man accused of shooting David Ortiz in a botched $8,000 hit job claimed from jail Thursday that the baseball legend wasn’t his intended target — but he got confused by the retired slugger’s clothes. “It wasn’t David, it wasn’t for David … W...
09:51, 06/14/2019

Intended target in David Ortiz shooting claims he doesn’t have a ‘single enemy’ The man who cops identified as the intended target in the David Ortiz shooting says he has no idea why someone would want to kill him, claiming in a recent interview that he doesn’t have “a single enemy” — not even a cat. “I’m...
05:17, 06/21/2019

David Ortiz shooting suspect indicted on drug conspiracy charges in New Jersey New Jersey man Rolfi Ferreira Cruz, suspected of shooting David Ortiz in the Dominican Republic, was indicted on drug conspiracy charges Thursday.       ...
07:17, 06/21/2019

David Ortiz shot for $8G bounty, police reveal, as investigators try to piece together motive for hit Police in the Dominican Republic announced Wednesday a half-dozen men, including the gunman, were arrested in the plot to kill one of the nation’s biggest sports heroes David Ortiz....
18:17, 06/13/2019

Cabbie who allegedly drove hit men knew David Ortiz pal was intended target: report Authorities in the Dominican Republic believe a local cab driver knew that the David Ortiz shooting was going to happen, with investigators saying he allegedly drove some of the suspected hit men to the scene — and later confirmed to cops that ...
05:17, 06/22/2019

Dominican Republic police: Suspects were hired to shoot David Ortiz; six detained The director of the Dominican Republic police revealed that the suspects charged 400,000 pesos to shoot the former MLB star.       ...
04:00, 06/13/2019

David Ortiz shooting is called a case of mistaken identity. Many Dominicans are skeptical When the Dominican Republic youth baseball league where David Ortiz got his start plays this weekend, its founder hopes to steer clear of debates over the government claim that the national hero was not the intended target of the shooting that left h...
08:00, 06/22/2019

For Dominican Republic, six U.S. tourist deaths, the shooting of David Ortiz and an image problem In a country of azure waters and white sand beaches — which attracts more American visitors than France — cancellations are up, hotel officials say, and the government has launched a public-relations campaign....
20:51, 06/12/2019

Dominican police arrest second suspect in shooting of baseball star David Ortiz Dominican police arrested a second suspect on Tuesday evening in the shooting of David Ortiz, the retired Boston Red Sox baseball star, the Boston Globe reported....
14:34, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz shooting suspect wanted in 2017 New Jersey armed robberies Rolfi Ferreira Cruz, who police said admitted to shooting David Ortiz, is connected to two 2017 armed robberies in Clifton, New Jersey.       ...
01:51, 06/15/2019

Baseball star David Ortiz awake in Boston after surgery for Dominican shooting David Ortiz, the retired baseball star who played for the Boston Red Sox, was awake and stable after undergoing surgery in Boston on Monday night for wounds suffered when he was shot in the Dominican Republic, his wife said on Tuesday....
19:51, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz needed third surgery after suffering complications from gunshot wound, wife says Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz underwent a third surgery for complications after suffering a gunshot wound in a shooting at a Dominican Republic bar last month, his wife said Thursday....
03:51, 07/12/2019

David Ortiz shooting shakes Yankees pitcher: 'It's the reason why my mom doesn't want me to go back' A shooting in the Dominican Republic that left former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz wounded on Sunday resonated with many players across baseball and left a permanent mark on one pitcher....
21:17, 06/11/2019

Police Arrest David Ortiz Shooting Mastermind, Who Was Allegedly Trying To Get His Cousin Killed Dominican Republic officials announced today that they have arrested the 12th and likely final person connected to the June 9 shooting that hospitalized David Ortiz. Texas resident Víctor Hugo Gómez Vázquez was identified as the mastermind last week,...
23:51, 06/28/2019

Boston Red Sox great David Ortiz released from hospital weeks after near-fatal shooting Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has been released from a Boston hospital more than six weeks after he was nearly shot and killed at a bar in his native Dominican Republic....
08:17, 07/28/2019

Man who drove David Ortiz to the hospital describes holding his hand as they sped from the scene The man who drove former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz to the hospital after he was shot in the Dominican Republic described holding his hand in the car as they sped away from the scene in his SUV....
09:00, 06/12/2019

Eddy Feliz Garcia, suspect in David Ortiz shooting, charged with ‘attempted homicide’ A suspect in the shooting of former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was charged with “attempted homicide” and “criminal association” in connection to the violence in the Dominican Republic, a report said. Eddy Feliz Garcia confess...
10:17, 06/12/2019

Dominican Republic faces tourist backlash after David Ortiz shooting, multiple deaths The Dominican Republic has been in the news for all the wrong reasons ⁠— and it's concerning potential tourists.       ...
02:34, 06/11/2019

Retired baseball star David Ortiz hires private investigators after shooting: media Retired Boston Red Sox baseball player David Ortiz has hired a private detective agency to find out why someone shot him in the back as he sat in a bar in his native Dominican Republic in June, the Boston Globe reported late Sunday....
16:17, 08/26/2019

Dominican Attorney General: Former Red Sox Player David Ortiz Shooting Result of Mistaken Identity SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — The Dominican Republic’s lead prosecutor said Wednesday that former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the target of a shooting in a nightclub in his hometown. Attorney General Jean Alain Rodríg...
03:17, 06/20/2019

Video Shows Sophisticated Attack on David Ortiz, as Ex-Slugger Remains in Intensive Care (SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic) — Dominican prosecutors say witnesses and security camera footage show that the attempt to kill former Red Sox star David Ortiz was carried out by two men on a motorcycle and two other groups of people in car...
21:17, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz's accused shooter, suspected cohorts led into court in helmets, bulletproof vests Newly released photos show the nine suspects in the botched hit on the life Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz being escorted into a Santo Domingo courtroom wearing police helmets and bulletproof vests....
22:51, 06/15/2019

Police Describe Some Pretty Unexpected Details In Ongoing Investigation Of David Ortiz's Shooting David Ortiz was flown from Santo Domingo to Boston Monday, where he received further medical attention following emergency surgery in the Dominican Republic after he was shot there Sunday night. The good news is, Ortiz is reportedly up and moving aro...
02:51, 06/13/2019

Reports: David Ortiz Hospitalized After Being Shot In Dominican Republic Robbery Attempt [Updating] According to multiple reports, retired Red Sox slugger and former World Series MVP David Ortiz was hospitalized with a gunshot wound in the Dominican Republic Sunday evening. Enrique Rojas of ESPN reportedly heard directly from Ortiz’s father that Or...
05:17, 06/10/2019

Ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz flying from Dominican Republic to Boston following surgery on wounds from bar shooting SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz flying from Dominican Republic to Boston following surgery on wounds from bar shooting....
01:00, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz's wife, Tiffany, thanks friend for 'heroism' after husband shot at Dominican Republic bar David Ortiz’s wife, Tiffany Ortiz, thanked a friend Thursday who helped save her husband’s life after he was shot and wounded at a Dominican Republic bar over the weekend....
17:34, 06/14/2019

Family of girl injured in Poway synagogue shooting: We fled violence in Israel. We thought it was safe here Eden Dahan — mother of Chabad of Poway shooting victim Noya Dahan — says her family left Israel's violence seeking a better life in America.        ...
05:17, 04/30/2019

11th suspect arrested in David Ortiz's shooting as details emerge on who allegedly paid for attempted hit Dominican Republic authorities arrested an 11th suspect in the murder-for-hire plot against former Red Sox player David Ortiz as details emerge on who allegedly paid for the attempted hit....
12:34, 06/19/2019

Ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz leaves Dominican Republic hospital heading for flight to Boston after bar shooting Ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz leaves Dominican Republic hospital heading for flight to Boston after bar shooting       ...
00:34, 06/11/2019

Dominican Republic lead prosecutor says shooting of ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was result of mistaken identity SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — Dominican Republic lead prosecutor says shooting of ex-Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was result of mistaken identity....
00:17, 06/20/2019

Pedro Martinez sends David Ortiz emotional message after shooting: 'Can’t wait to hear your voice' Pedro Martinez broke down in tears Monday night when asked about his longtime friend and former Boston Red Sox teammate David Ortiz, who was seriously wounded in a shooting in his home nation of the Dominican Republic over the weekend.  ...
21:17, 06/11/2019

David Ortiz backs Red Sox manager Alex Cora's decision to skip White House, criticizes Trump Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz backed the team’s current manager Alex Cora for his decision to skip President Trump’s White House ceremony to celebrate the 2018 World Series team....
02:34, 05/11/2019

Barnet stabbing: Victim named as third brother from the same family to be murdered in London violence David Bello-Monerville, 38, was stabbed to death in a street battle earlier this week Six years ago, Joseph Burke-Monerville was shot in the head in a car Trevor Monerville, 26, died in 1994 after being stabbed in Hackney...
13:17, 06/21/2019

David Ortiz shooting highlights crime plaguing Dominican Republic, slugger had called on police chief to 'take care of' it David Ortiz hoped the Dominican Republic would have increased security prior to Sunday night shooting that left him with a gunshot wound in the torso at near point-blank range....
18:00, 06/12/2019

Boston Red Sox Legend David ‘Big Papi’ Ortiz Said to Be Resting After 2nd Surgery in Boston Legendary Boston Red Sox slugger David “Big Papi” Ortiz was “resting comfortably” Tuesday after undergoing a second surgery in Boston to repair wounds he received after being shot in the back in his native Dominican Republic Sunday night....
04:17, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz 'making good progress,' including taking a few steps, wife says Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has been able to sit up and take a few steps over the past 24 hours, according to his wife, Tiffany.       ...
23:34, 06/12/2019

Former Red Sox star David Ortiz 'stable, awake' after second surgery in Boston, police make arrests David Ortiz underwent a second surgery after being transported to a Boston hospital on Monday night from the Dominican Republic.       ...
09:17, 06/12/2019

David Ortiz 'damn interested' to find answers about shooting, hires ex-Boston Police commissioner to investigate Dominican authorities announced that Ortiz's shooting was a case of mistaken identity, but the former MLB star has started a private investigation.       ...
21:51, 08/27/2019

Opinion: From Big Papi to 'big brother,' David Ortiz's baseball impact a true love affair David Ortiz was shot through the back in Dominican Republic and is in stable condition after surgery. Here is why no player may be as loved.       ...
21:00, 06/10/2019

Doctors upgrade David Ortiz's condition to 'good' after shooting David Ortiz's condition has been upgraded to ‘good’ by his doctors, his wife Tiffany said in a statement as he recovers in a Massachusetts hospital.       ...
19:00, 06/18/2019

David Ortiz to hospital staff after being shot: 'Please don't let me die. I have four children.' Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz detailed the fear he experienced in the aftermath of being shot in the back on June 9.       ...
00:34, 09/15/2019

Rising grime star Yizzy highlights knife violence in haunting video where he plays a stab victim to show 'life is precious' A rising grime star has portrayed himself as a stab victim in a haunting music video to show that knife victims are more than just "nameless statistics."...
00:51, 08/05/2019

'After Parkland' aims to show the human side of David Hogg, gun violence issue The ripple effects of gun violence are explored in the documentary "After Parkland," which follows survivors of last year's mass shooting in Florida.        ...
23:17, 04/28/2019

Expect the unexpected: David Luiz and Arsenal’s new defensive chaos | David Hytner Arsenal’s potency up front looks like it will be matched by fragility at the back, and the only certainty seems to be that they will be entertaining to watchIt is not the sort of admission with which a member of the goalkeepers’ union ought to be com...
03:34, 09/03/2019

David Allen was given oxygen treatment, left the ring on a stretcher, and sent to hospital after his stoppage loss to the 6-foot-8 heavyweight David Price Photo by Bradley Collyer/PA Images via Getty Images David Allen was sent to hospital after his 10th round stoppage loss to domestic rival David Price. Allen was outclassed by a well-schooled Price and was pulled out of the fight by his trainer Darre...
15:51, 07/21/2019

Indians 'thankful' boy, 3, escaped serious injury The Indians said the team, especially Francisco Lindor, "are very thankful" that a 3-year-old boy hit by a foul ball on Sunday is "doing well" and isn't showing any signs of serious injury....
03:00, 07/24/2019

Inmate Who Escaped During Transfer Arrested In Tennessee WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A woman who escaped police custody during a transfer has been located. According to the Williamsburg Police Department, the unnamed prisoner was taken into custody by Knoxville police. Officials posted to Facebook ...
14:00, 05/14/2019

Germany: Escaped cobra captured after 5-day hunt A highly venomous snake spent several days on the loose in a German town, prompting authorities to evacuate several houses. It was eventually spotted by a worker who had been mowing the grass....
07:17, 08/31/2019

Dog who escaped NJ car wreck collared after 2-week search A dog who escaped from a car crash at the Jersey Shore that landed its owner in the hospital has finally been found and returned home — more than two weeks after the “devastating” ordeal, according to reports. “I can finally mentally heal now that he...
23:17, 07/09/2019

Nxivm leader hid from me when I escaped his captivity: witness Accused sex-cult leader Keith Raniere is such a coward that he hid from a woman he’d ordered held captive in a room for two years, after she finally escaped the psychological torture chamber to confront him, she testified Wednesday. “I remember Keith...
05:51, 05/30/2019

Escaped African serval captured, taken to Albuquerque zoo The escaped African serval, who was recently spotted near Hyde Memorial State Park in New Mexico, has been captured and taken to the Albuquerque BioPark zoo....
23:17, 09/06/2019

Escaped Tennessee inmate found after four-day manhunt An escaped convict suspected of killing a Tennessee corrections employee was brought into custody Sunday after a four day manhunt. Curtis Ray Watson, 44, who is serving a 15-year prison sentence for aggravated kidnapping, went missing Wednesday from ...
00:17, 08/13/2019

Escaped Tennessee inmate captured after 5-day manhunt A Tennessee convict suspected of killing a corrections administrator before escaping prison on a tractor was captured Sunday seven hours after homeowners recognized him on their outdoor surveillance camera, authorities said. Curtis Ray Watson put his...
00:17, 08/13/2019

Are the escaped murder suspects still in Arizona? Authorities think so A pair of escaped murder suspects from Arizona who have been on the run for nearly 10 days may be getting help, the U.S. Marshals Service said Wednesday. Blane Barksdale, 56, and his wife, Susan, 59, were being transported from Rochester, New York, t...
19:51, 09/06/2019

Suffolk County cops nab escaped horse There goes the “neigh”-borhood. A horse escaped from a Long Island farm Monday and hoofed it for nearly a mile along a busy highway during morning rush hour — before cops high-tailed it to the rescue and wrangled him, according to police ...
23:51, 07/08/2019

Police Search For Escaped Campbell County Inmate CAMPBELL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Police are searching for a man who escaped from the Campbell County Detention Center. 57-year-old Jerry Iles escaped May 23. He was serving a 7-year sentence for second-degree burglary from Kenton County. Accord...
13:51, 05/31/2019

How a Wall Street banker escaped the grind and wrote a novel Meet Allegra Cobb. Her life is a mess, and you can blame most of it on her job. Like many bankers who are just starting out, Allegra works gruelling hours every week, seldom leaves the office before 10 p.m., and is perpetually on call. There’s little...
22:00, 07/07/2019

They escaped ISIS. Then they got sucked into Baghdad's sex trafficking underworld The decline of ISIS in Iraq has given rise to another evil: human trafficking networks that thrive on the spoils of war, the displaced and the desperate....
15:00, 07/03/2019

Escaped prisoner, murder suspect captured in Tennessee A convicted kidnapper charged with the death of a corrections administrator after escape from prison in Tennessee is back in custody Sunday following a four-day manhunt, the Tennessee Bureau of Correction announced....
07:17, 08/13/2019

Tip leads to capture of escaped suspects of Tucson murder Blane and Susan taken into custody on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 by the U.S. Marshalls in Gila County. Courtesy: Navajo County Sheriff’s Office. PHOENIX – The U.S. Marshal for the District of Arizona has announced the capture of two escaped fugi...
16:51, 09/13/2019

Boxing, MMA champion charged after pet cougar escaped in Florida PARKLAND, Fla. — Authorities say a professional fighter allowed his pet cougar escape from his Florida home earlier this year. The Sun Sentinel reported Thursday that 33-year-old Tyrone Spong was charged with offenses including keeping the animal wit...
00:51, 08/17/2019

Police don't know how a man escaped federal custody, but they say he soon killed a DJ Dallas Jones disappeared in April. His name would pop up two months later after a shootout in Indianapolis, Indiana.        ...
17:51, 06/30/2019

Apartments evacuated as authorities search for escaped cobra Authorities in a German city said they evacuated about 30 residents from an apartment block after a venomous cobra escaped from a home and was spotted slithering in a hallway....
05:51, 08/30/2019

New photographs released of escaped Tucson murder suspects PHOENIX, Ariz. — The United States Marshals have released new photographs of two Tucson murder suspects who escaped from custody earlier this week. Courtesy: U.S. Marshals Service Blane and Susan Barksdale were being transported back to Tucson ...
19:51, 09/01/2019

Watch: One escaped zebra captured in Texas; another still missing Police in Texas said one of two zebras that escaped from a ranch was safely captured while running loose in the streets, but the second African equine remained missing....
03:51, 08/09/2019

Tears, honesty and flirty games: how we escaped our married sex rut After 15 years and three children, my husband and I found ourselves stuck in an ‘intimacy impasse’. Could a therapist help us sizzle again?It’s usually when I have my head in the dishwasher that my husband will come up and say, “Hey love, do you fanc...
17:34, 05/19/2019

Farm reveals escaped wallaby spotted in village is one of two The owners of a wallaby seen hopping loose in an English village revealed there are actually two of the animals on the loose, and they were deliberately released by unknown culprits....
19:34, 07/05/2019

| Escaped deadly cobra terrorises German town A deadly cobra was on the loose in the German town of Herne on Tuesday, with local residents told to keep their windows closed and steer clear of long grass....
20:51, 08/27/2019

Why Verstappen escaped a punishment like Vettel's for Austria move Judging Max Verstappen's Austrian Grand Prix-winning move on Charles Leclerc alongside recent controversial Formula 1 penalties such as Sebastian Vettel's in Canada has been dismissed as comparing "apples and oranges"...
14:17, 07/01/2019

Guard trampled to death by elephant while on look out for escaped lions A guard on the lookout for a pride of 14 lions that were thought to have escaped from the Kruger National Park has been trampled to death by an elephant....
17:51, 06/10/2019

Police chase 20 escaped cows through Texas neighborhood Police in Texas said it took them about an hour to round up approximately 20 cows that escaped from a ranch and went wandering through a neighborhood....
19:34, 07/05/2019

Attorney escaped the Holocaust, changed Eastern Kentucky PRESTONSBURG, Ky. (AP) — Far from his soon-to-be home in Prestonsburg, a Jewish attorney and Holocaust survivor got a phone call that would change Eastern Kentucky forever. It was the summer of 1970. John Rosenberg and his wife, Jean, had recently de...
18:51, 05/04/2019

Former inmates not surprised murder suspects escaped from contractor TUCSON – Two former prisoners said they were not surprised a private contractor let two murder suspects escape. Pima County pays Security Transport Services to extradite inmates to the Tucson jail from all over the country. Last week, the News Four T...
01:17, 08/31/2019

Backpacker escaped horrific kidnapping by posting cries for help on Facebook A backpacker has revealed she managed to escape by sending Facebook messages after being kidnapped by a farmer and raped in a pigsty. Davine Arckens, 24, was chained and assaulted over two days after being abducted by twisted hobby farmer Gene Charle...
19:51, 06/17/2019

Search for escaped Tennessee inmate Curtis Watson stretches into second day Curtis Ray Watson escaped a Henning, Tennessee, prison Wednesday. He is considered a suspect in the death of a prison administrator.        ...
22:51, 08/08/2019

Vettel escaped Monza qualifying penalty due to rules technicality Ferrari Formula 1 driver Sebastian Vettel escaped a penalty for going off track in Q3 at Monza because of a technicality in the wording of the relevant regulations...
21:34, 09/08/2019

Search for escaped inmate Curtis Watson narrowed in Tennessee Law enforcement officials were searching for Curtis Watson in a wooded area Saturday night, not far from the West Tennessee State Penitentiary.        ...
10:00, 08/11/2019

These Zoo Lions Had Priceless Reaction To Hilarious 'Escaped Lion' Drill A zoo in Japan recently conducted a drill to train its staff on what to do in the scenario of an escaped lion - but it was the reaction of the actual lions that won the Internet over....
11:51, 06/24/2019

Digital signs provide alert on escaped homicide suspects TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Digital signs on Arizona highways alert the public that a married couple suspected in a Tucson killing remained at large after overpowering two guards and escaping while being extradited from New York to Arizona. Tucson police sa...
20:51, 08/28/2019

Advanced Linux backdoor found in the wild escaped AV detection Enlarge (credit: Jeremy Brooks / Flickr) Researchers say they’ve discovered an advanced piece of Linux malware that has escaped detection by antivirus products and appears to be actively used in targeted attacks. HiddenWasp, as the malware has been...
04:34, 05/31/2019

Team USA Escaped With A Win Over Turkey, But It May Have Cost Them Jayson Tatum's Ankle Team USA should’ve lost to Turkey in their second group-stage game today at the FIBA World Cup, and though they were handed a 93-92 win by some last-second incompetence, the victory may have come at a price. On the very last play of overtime, Jayson ...
21:00, 09/03/2019

Bobcat escaped after drunk man broke into nature center: police CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Police in Tennessee say a man told officers he drunkenly broke into a nature center and tried to play fetch with a bobcat, accidentally allowing the creature to escape. The Times Free Press reports 21-year-old Cayden Melia must t...
10:51, 07/03/2019

Uruguay recaptures Argentine who escaped with Mafia boss Rocco Morabito Leonardo Abel Sinopoli Azcoaga was one of four prisoners to escape the city-center prison in Uruguay while the security cameras were switched off. The Argentine was detained as he tried to cross the border into Brazil....
23:51, 06/26/2019

British cops hunt for mentally ill killer who escaped psych hospital Police in the UK are on the hunt for a paranoid schizophrenic who failed to return to a psychiatric hospital, where he has been held after being convicted of fatally stabbing his son-in-law more than 20 times, according to reports. Peter Atkins, 66, ...
18:51, 08/05/2019

Indiana Jones of climate science: the professor who escaped a 70ft crevasse After filming himself as he clambered out with a pickax, John All has resumed his Himalayan missionOne spring morning in 2014, before breakfast or even coffee, John All, 49, a Mount Everest climber and then a professor at Western Kentucky University,...
11:00, 05/16/2019

Remains of POW camp that Hitler's successor escaped discovered in English forest The long-forgotten remains of Britain's largest World War II prisoner of war camp, which held captives including Hitler's short-lived successor as ruler of the Third Reich, has been uncovered in woodlands in Sheffield....
13:51, 07/04/2019

"Wouldn't Have Escaped Unhurt But For CRPF": Amit Shah On Kolkata Clashes BJP president Amit Shah today blamed Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and her Trinamool for the violence, arson and vandalism at his roadshow in Kolkata yesterday. "I wouldn't have got away......
16:00, 05/15/2019

Brazilian inmate, who nearly escaped jail dressed as woman, found hanged A Brazilian inmate, whose masked attempt to break out of jail https://www.reuters.com/article/us-brazil-crime/the-man-in-the-plastic-mask-disguised-brazil-inmate-busted-in-brazen-jailbreak-idUSKCN1UV1E6 dressed as his daughter reverberated around the...
05:17, 08/07/2019

Look: Escaped snake found wedged between fence posts in British town Animal rescuers in Britain said a member of the public received an unusual surprise when they found a 5-foot boa constrictor stuck between fence posts....
18:00, 09/03/2019

Backwords Dude and his reversed "Green Eggs And Ham" reading have escaped the Red Room Somehow, with great imagination, Netflix is going to get 13 episodes of television out of Dr. Seuss’ beloved children’s book, Green Eggs And Ham. While an official synopsis shows some of the plans for how, exactly, this will work, a video of the stor...
20:00, 07/25/2019

US Marshal: Escaped murder suspects had hours-long lead on authorities PHOENIX (AP) – Two fugitives being transported across the country to face murder charges overpowered two security guards, tied them up and got a head start of several hours before anyone knew they escaped, authorities said Thursday. The husband...
01:17, 08/31/2019

Watch: Herd of 75 escaped bison evades capture in New York state Authorities in New York state said a herd of 75 loose buffalo are proving difficult to capture and are believed to have split up into smaller groups....
19:51, 07/31/2019

Escaped prisoner suspected of murdering, sexually assaulting warden is captured A dangerous inmate suspected of murdering a corrections officer he sexually assaulted before he broke out of a Tennessee prison was arrested on Sunday on the fifth day of a massive manhunt. “CAPTURED!” the Tennessee Bureau of Investigatio...
02:23, 08/12/2019

Norwegian Officials Are Worried This Beluga Whale Escaped From the Russian Military (COPENHAGEN, Denmark) — A beluga whale found with a tight harness that appeared to be Russian made has raised the alarm of Norwegian officials and prompted speculation that the animal may have escaped from a Russian military facility. Joergen R...
19:34, 04/29/2019

She was kidnapped by her stepfather as a child in Oklahoma, held captive 19 years. Then she escaped. _____ An Oklahoma man kidnapped his stepdaughter as a child, repeatedly raped and abused her, fathered her nine children and threatened her with violence during the almost 20 years he held her captive, authorities said. Henri Michelle Piette, 63, was...
01:51, 06/16/2019

Some Foreigners Detained In Greater Noida For Illegal Stay Escaped: Cops "Some" of the 60 foreigners, detained in Greater Noida for staying in the country without valid travel documents, escaped from police custody on Thursday night, officials said....
06:00, 07/12/2019

Public slaughtering of an escaped calf behind a Home Depot sparks outrage Animal activists are decrying the public slaughter of an escaped calf that had its throat cut by a butcher shop worker.        ...
23:51, 07/30/2019

Master of disguise: Police release 6 different sketch renderings of escaped murderer Police released multiple sketch renderings of an escaped murderer that’s also a ‘master of disguise’.        ...
07:51, 06/14/2019

These North Korean defectors were sold into China as cybersex slaves. Then they escaped Wearing big black headphones and sitting on a blue floral bedspread, North Korean defector Lee Yumi was video chatting with yet another stranger online, dark rings shading the pale skin under her eyes....
06:00, 06/10/2019

White supremacist gang leader who escaped from Arkansas jail has been captured The inmates, Wesley Gullett and Christopher Sanderson, faced federal charges and were considered armed and dangerous, federal authorities said.        ...
04:17, 08/02/2019

Navajo County Sheriff’s searching for escaped fugitive in northeastern Arizona Wanted poster for Robert Collins. HEBER, Ariz. – The Navajo County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking an escaped fugitive in northeastern Arizona. According to NCSO, Robert Collins fled from bounty hunters Wednesday at the midtown Ci...
16:51, 09/13/2019

Manhunt searching for escaped kidnapper Curtis Ray Watson from Tennessee prison Tennessee authorities began the second day of a statewide manhunt Thursday, for a convicted kidnapper who they say escaped from prison and may have killed an administrator....
06:51, 08/09/2019

NASA's LEMUR robot escaped Death Valley in its last field test While rovers like Curiosity are doing a bang-up job exploring extraterrestrial terrain, they don't have the capability to scale cliffs and other hard-to-reach places. That's a job best left to climbing robots like LEMUR, a technology develo...
15:51, 07/11/2019

Two escaped inmates, including leader of white supremacist gang, recaptured in Arkansas The leader of a white supremacist gang and a fellow inmate who escaped from an Arkansas jail have both been recaptured, according to authorities.        ...
06:17, 08/03/2019

Kevin James replaces Simon Pegg as the escaped convict villain in Becky Some weird casting just got weirder: According to Deadline, Kevin James is going to replace Simon Pegg as the villain in Becky, an “action thriller” starring The Haunting Of Hill House’s Lulu Wilson and directed by Bushwick’s Jonathan Milott and Cary...
07:00, 07/10/2019

FBI offering reward for information leading to arrest of escaped Tucson murder suspects UPDATE: The U.S. Marshal service is offering up to a $10,000 reward, per fugitive, for information leading to the arrest of Blane and Susan Barksdale.  Anyone with information about their whereabouts can call the FBI Tipline at 1-800-CALL-FBI (225-53...
04:17, 08/29/2019

Escaped Georgia inmate wanted in Florida murder case kills himself, police say An armed, escaped Georgia inmate who was named as the prime suspect in the killing of a Florida man earlier this week turned his gun on himself after officers closed in on him, police said Wednesday....
20:00, 08/21/2019

Holy crap, a 3-foot python escaped in a Wisconsin high school and no one can find it Being a high school student is stressful for many reasons, but students at Fond Du Lac High School in Wisconsin now one more thing to worry about as they begin attending classes for the year: a python that broke free from the school’s science l...
10:00, 09/06/2019

Escaped prisoner took Lyft ride to family’s house days before release: cops A prisoner who was just a week away from being released escaped from a minimum security lockup in North Carolina — but gave himself away by taking a Lyft to flee to his family’s house, according to reports. Jaylan Andra Ross, 22, was set ...
09:02, 08/14/2019

Escaped Georgia prison gang inmate James 'Hot Rod' Owenby is captured by police, officials say A Georgia inmate involved in a prison gang and who bears the nickname was taken into custody Thursday morning after escaping in broad daylight by stealing a truck during his time assigned to a work detail, officials say....
00:17, 08/02/2019

2 synagogue shooting victims escaped Gaza rocket attacks: ‘We came from fire to fire’ A family member of two injured victims in Saturday’s shooting at a synagogue in a San Diego, California city said his family had moved there from a town in Israel near the Gaza border amid constant rocket attacks....
23:17, 04/28/2019

Dale Earnhardt Jr. speaks: 'We are truly blessed' all on board escaped plane crash Dale Earnhardt Jr. issued his first public statement following the plane crashed that involved him and his family last week.       ...
06:51, 08/20/2019

Charles Leclerc 'crossed a line' and escaped penalty because he drives for Ferrari, says Toto Wolff Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has accused Charles Leclerc of crossing the line in his bid to hold off Lewis Hamilton at the Italian Grand Prix and said he might have been handed a penalty away from Ferrari's home circuit....
11:51, 09/09/2019

Maybe the universe isn’t as old as everyone thought We like to think we’re the center of the universe, but in the grand scheme of things, humans have only been around for a tiny, almost impossibly small fraction of the age of Earth. Our planet and our solar system have only been around for about...
20:36, 09/13/2019

Eve: 'I thought of rap as a sisterhood. It was not like that' As she launches her first album in six years, Eve talks about life at the top of the 00s rap scene – and educating her white, British billionaire husband about life as a black womanOn a balmy night in Paris recently, Eve found herself hiding in the c...
15:00, 07/19/2019

Ortiz has third surgery after complications Former Red Sox star David Ortiz had more surgery because of complications from a gunshot wound, his wife said in a statement. Ortiz is in "good spirits," she said....
18:00, 07/11/2019

4 Things Dustin Said About You… Just Thought You Should Know… Okay, I seriously hate to tell you this, but I figured you need to hear these four things Dustin said about you… it’s definitely better you hear it from a friend…...
14:00, 07/09/2019

7 Animals I Just Thought Up Right Now, Off The Top Of My Head It’s not hard to think up animals, not hard at all. In fact, here are seven I just thought up right this second, just off the top of my head....
02:00, 06/12/2019

The art dealer who can't see: 'I always thought someone would find me out' Influential Berlin gallerist Johann König’s new memoir details how his blindness has helped him understand good artWhen gallerist Johann König sold his first artwork at the tender age of 21, he had a secret he only reluctantly shared with his buyer. ...
13:00, 06/21/2019

Kerr: KD injury 'more serious than we thought' Warriors coach Steve Kerr said Thursday night that Kevin Durant's right calf strain was more serious than initially thought and acknowledged that Durant's availability for the rest of the Western Conference finals is in doubt....
08:34, 05/17/2019

Just When I Thought Twitter Did Something Good Like approximately 126 million other people, I willingly plunge my brain into the sewer that is Twitter every morning, expecting varying levels of awfulness until I surface around 6 or 7 pm from a platform that’s unwilling or unable to improve its us...
00:51, 07/18/2019

Ayoub Hassan death: Teenage murder accused escaped from West Kensington stabbing scene on 'Boris Bike', court told A 16-year-old boy accused of murdering another teenager behind a Waitrose in west London by stabbing him in the heart made his getaway on a "Boris Bike", a court has heard....
16:34, 08/20/2019

Red Sox legend Ortiz stable after shooting in DR Former Red Sox slugger and Dominican star David Ortiz is expected to make a full recovery after being shot at a club in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, his father told local reporters....
15:00, 06/10/2019

The Latest: Ortiz’s father: Son is out of danger The father of former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz says his son is out of danger after being wounded in a shooting at a bar in the Dominican Republic, and that the bullet did not hit any major organ...
08:00, 06/10/2019

Ortiz remains in 'guarded' condition in ICU Red Sox legend David Ortiz remained in guarded condition in the surgical intensive care unit at a Boston hospital Thursday morning, his wife, Tiffany, said in a statement released by the team....
02:00, 06/14/2019

DR authorities ID man they say paid Ortiz hitmen Dominican authorities on Monday identified the man they believe paid hit men to try to kill David Ortiz, adding that they were closing in on the mastermind and motive behind the shooting of the famous slugger who is recovering at a hospital in Boston...
06:00, 06/18/2019

Red Sox, fans rally around Ortiz after shooting Ortiz is recovering after being shot in the Dominican Republic on Sunday and is expected to be flown to Boston sometime Monday for further treatment....
01:51, 06/11/2019

'Mastermind' in Ortiz shooting arrested Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they have arrested the mastermind behind the shooting in which former baseball star David Ortiz was shot on June 9....
22:51, 06/28/2019

Sean Connery says he's 'lucky' to have escaped Hurricane Dorian unharmed Sean Connery revealed he rode out the Category 5 Hurricane Dorian from his Bahamas mansion with his wife.        ...
00:17, 09/07/2019

'I thought my career was over after pregnancy': Azarenka Former world number one Victoria Azarenka was afraid becoming pregnant in 2016 would end her tennis career, but says she returned to the game stronger after the birth of her son....
11:17, 05/20/2019

'I thought my career was over after pregnancy' - Azarenka "Former world number one Victoria Azarenka was afraid becoming pregnant in 2016 would end her tennis career, but says she returned to the game stronger after the birth of her son."...
12:51, 05/20/2019

Dayton firefighter: ''I thought it was a mistake' The women and men of Dayton Fire Department Station 11 spent the early hours of Sunday morning on a horrifying task: searching for victims in the aftermath of a mass shooting....
22:34, 08/09/2019

Lil Nas X appears to come out as he says: 'Thought I made it obvious' Lil Nas X has said he wanted to open up about his sexuality before the end of Pride Month by sharing a message on Twitter appearing to confirm he is a member of the LGBTQ community....
18:17, 07/01/2019

‘I was really upset’: the Spurs fan who for eight hours thought they were out Gerard Sharpe’s plane took off as just as Raheem Sterling scored. He landed to find it had not been ‘typical Spurs’ after allGerard Sharpe is a 58-year-old Tottenham lifer who thought his team had run out of ways to torment him. He was wrong. His sto...
18:17, 05/31/2019

Breast cancer risk from using HRT is ‘twice what was thought’ Study prompts medicines regulator to advise all women using HRT to remain vigilantThe risk of breast cancer from using hormone replacement therapy is double what was previously thought, according to a major piece of research, which confirms that HRT ...
06:51, 08/30/2019

The AFC is worse than we thought, and more NFL Week 1 takeaways The Jaguars and Browns were among the early disappointments. Also: The Rams' offense is changing, and Mike Zimmer appears to have gotten his wish with the Vikings....
04:01, 09/10/2019

And Who Am I? Even Dorota Thought Gossip Girl Was Someone Else Zuzanna Szadkowski, who played Blair Waldorf's Polish housekeeper and confidante Dorota in the original Gossip Girl series, is just as underwhelmed as you are about the true identity of Gossip......
09:51, 07/27/2019

CC Sabathia’s final season has been so much more than he thought With the end of his career just weeks away, CC Sabathia is trying to make the most of his time left with the Yankees. “Hopefully we’ll win the division and roll into the playoffs,” Sabathia said Monday, a day before the Yankees’ final homestand of th...
18:02, 09/17/2019

Panda bears: Not as mysterious as we once thought Panda bears eat bamboo. We all know that. But we also all know that bears are meat eaters. A new study indicates the panda bears' change of diet from meat to bamboo isn't as puzzling as it would appear on first glance....
20:51, 05/03/2019

There may be far more water on the Moon than previously thought When NASA and other space agencies from around the world eventually send humans back to the Moon in the coming decades they’ll likely be doing so with a goal of eventually establishing scientific settlements in the not-so-distant future. With t...
02:00, 07/24/2019

Why I believe humans were in Australia much earlier than we thought Newly discovered shells and blackened stones are compelling evidence that humans lived in Australia 60,000 years earlier than we thought, says James Bowler...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Ex Red-Sox star Ortiz upgraded to 'good' condition The condition of retired Red Sox star David Ortiz has been upgraded to good by doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, where he remains in the intensive care unit....
19:34, 06/18/2019

Wife: Ex-Red Sox slugger Ortiz recovering from 3rd surgery Former Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz recovering from 3rd surgery after experiencing complications resulting from his gunshot wound       ...
17:00, 07/11/2019

Red Sox, Big Papi fans rally around Ortiz after shooting The Boston Red Sox and their fans are rallying around David Ortiz, a day after the popular former slugger known as Big       ...
05:34, 06/11/2019

Ex-Red Sox star Ortiz shot in back, expected to be OK David Ortiz, a three-time World Series champion during his career with the Boston Red Sox, was shot in the back Sunday in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, national police told CNN....
17:17, 06/10/2019

Plot that wounded Ortiz unraveled because of many mistakes SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The plot that resulted in baseball superstar David Ortiz getting shot in the back began unraveling within an hour, mostly because the hired killers made so many mistakes. That’s according to authorities ...
01:34, 06/21/2019

Red Sox president: team flying Ortiz to Boston The Boston Red Sox management and the team's fans expressed shock and dismay Monday after the news that beloved former player David Ortiz was ambushed and shot in the Dominican Republic. (June 10)        ...
04:00, 06/11/2019

Ortiz back in Boston, taken to local hospital David Ortiz was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital on Monday night after being flown to Boston from the Dominican Republic on a plane sent by the Red Sox....
06:00, 06/11/2019

Ortiz en route to Boston after leaving hospital A day after he was shot at a club in Santo Domingo, David Ortiz has left the Dominican Republic hospital where he underwent surgery and is en route to Boston on a plane sent by the Red Sox....
01:51, 06/11/2019

D.R. Attorney General: Ortiz not target of shooting The orchestrated attack that resulted in David Ortiz getting shot at a nightclub earlier this month was not meant to target the former Boston Red Sox star, Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday....
14:51, 06/20/2019

Source: Ortiz out of hospital, will rehab at home David Ortiz was released from the hospital Friday and will continue his recovery at home, a family source told ESPN's Enrique Rojas. Ortiz was shot in June in his native Dominican Republic....
19:51, 07/27/2019

The Latest: Ortiz’s wife says he ‘continues to heal’ SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The Latest on the shooting for former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz (all times local): 12:50 p.m. The wife of former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz says he remains in guarded condition at a Boston hospital ...
19:17, 06/13/2019

DA: Suspect in Ortiz shooting likely wanted in Pennsylvania One of the suspects being sought in the shooting of former Red Sox superstar David Ortiz is believed to be the same man who's wanted by Pennsylvania authorities on a charge of attempted homicide....
19:17, 06/13/2019

Police arrest mastermind in Ortiz shooting Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they have arrested the mastermind behind the shooting of baseball great David Ortiz earlier this month in an apparent case of mistaken identity....
22:34, 06/28/2019

MLB notebook: Ortiz 'flashed that smile' in recovery Former Red Sox star David Ortiz is in stable condition after a second surgery in Boston, his wife Tiffany Ortiz said in a statement provided by the team....
11:34, 06/12/2019

Police: $30,000 offered in shooting that wounded Ortiz Police say a suspected drug trafficker offered to pay $30,000 for the shooting that wounded baseball slugger David Ortiz, who was sitting alongside the intended victim...
22:17, 06/30/2019

Suspected mastermind in Ortiz shooting arrested Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they have arrested the mastermind behind the shooting of baseball great David Ortiz earlier this month in an apparent case of mistaken identity....
01:51, 06/29/2019

DR AG: Ortiz shooting case of mistaken identity The Dominican Republic's lead prosecutor said former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the intended target of a shooting at a nightclub in his hometown on June 9....
07:00, 06/20/2019

The Latest: Red Sox offer all resources to Ortiz family The Boston Red Sox say they've been notified by the family of David Ortiz that the former slugger sustained a gunshot wound to his "lower back/abdominal region" and is recovering after surgery       ...
08:34, 06/10/2019

Suarez thought his 'career was over' after Chiellini bite "Luis Suarez has revealed that he thought his career was over after his bite on Giorgio Chiellini at the 2014 World Cup landed him a four-month ban."...
22:00, 06/15/2019

Dallas officer tells 911: 'I thought it was my apartment' The former Dallas police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man in his own home told a 911 dispatcher "I thought it was my apartment" nearly 20 times as she waited for emergency responders to arrive....
01:00, 05/01/2019

Rick Scott Sucks Even More Than Humanly Thought Possible Because of former Florida governor and current U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, nearly half a million people in Florida who would otherwise be covered by Medicaid are uninsured. It turns out that not only was Scott indifferent to the uninsured, he also might be...
19:00, 09/11/2019

She thought there was water in her ear. Turns out it was a venomous spider Susie Torres went to the doctor with what she thought was water sloshing around in her left ear. But water doesn't have eight legs, pincers and a venomous bite....
04:17, 08/25/2019

Every Car You Thought Time Forgot Lives on This Instagram Minitrucks. Lowrider imports. Kandy paint Accords with scissor doors. These were cars of the magazine era, and you may have thought that the internet forgot about them. But you were wrong. Welcome to UndergroundStyles.us, where the chrome Lexanis nev...
17:34, 05/13/2019

Eastern US cities are spewing more methane into air than we thought WASHINGTON — Older US east coast cities are leaking nine times as much natural gas into the air — from homes or pipes heading into houses — than the federal government had thought, a new airborne monitoring study finds. It’s probably not a safety pro...
00:00, 07/24/2019

GM Thought About Selling Its Detroit Headquarters: Report General Motors is headquartered at Detroit’s Renaissance Center, which was actually built by Henry Ford II in the 1970s the first time there was hope of a Detroit renaissance. GM has been there since 1996, though they recently considered selling it,...
17:17, 05/20/2019

I was beautiful on the outside but still thought of myself as ‘the one-breasted monster’ | Clare Dea I vowed to never tell anyone about my condition but I felt like a fraud. Then I realised that my story can help othersI can distinctly recall the overwhelming sense of shame that I felt, as I stared back at my 15-year-old self’s imperfect reflection ...
06:34, 09/09/2019

UK costs to cut greenhouse emissions 40% higher than thought: FT Britain's government has estimated that the cost of eliminating greenhouse gas emissions by 2050 could be 40% higher than one given by official climate advisers, the Financial Times reported on Thursday, citing a finance ministry letter....
21:00, 06/06/2019

Chrissy Teigen Says She Never Thought of Herself "as a Real Model" Chrissy Teigen has come a long way from relying on free burritos. Today, fans know the 33-year-old star as a standout voice on social media, a host, a model, a cookbook author, John......
00:00, 05/25/2019

Canadian released from Syria says 'I thought I was going to be there forever' A Canadian national who was detained by the Syrian government for months has been released and appeared at a press conference in Beirut on Friday. "I thought I was going to be there forever," he said....
01:34, 08/10/2019

Thought It Was A Dog, Says Singer Arrested For Keeping Bear As Pet Zarith Sofia Yasin, a Malaysian singer, was arrested for keeping a wild bear in her home. However, she insists she thought the animal was a dog, not a sun bear....
10:34, 06/13/2019

Thought last week was hot? Here are the 50 hottest cities in America 24/7 Wall St. has identified the country's 50 hottest cities based on the average number of 90-plus degree days per year using climate data.       ...
17:17, 07/22/2019

Bank of England: No-deal Brexit not as bad as we thought The negative impact of a no-deal Brexit will not be as severe as originally thought because of improved planning by the government, businesses and the financial sector, the Bank of England has said....
00:00, 09/05/2019

NSA improperly collected even more call records than we thought According to documents obtained by the ACLU, the NSA's problem of collecting unauthorized American phone call data is worse than we first thought. Last May, the NSA deleted more than 600 million call records that it collected in error. The agenc...
17:00, 06/26/2019

The great Australian cafe war: he thought he was the best customer ever ... but was he? When Fraser Harvey crowned himself his local coffee shop’s No 1 customer he thought he had no competition. He was wrongIt all started on Monday when Fraser Harvey walked into his local cafe in Melbourne’s city centre. To mark his constant visits to t...
08:51, 08/23/2019

Blind date: ‘He was late. I thought I’d been stood up’ Jordan, 25, critical care nurse, meets Jack, 26, PAWhat were you hoping for?A new experience and an interesting story to tell my mum. Continue reading......
09:17, 07/20/2019

At $5,495, Would You Give This 2011 Think City Electric Some Serious Thought? The best place for a small electric car is in the city, and with a reasonable day range and put-it-in-your pocket parkability, today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Think is about as City as they come. Let’s see if its price however, has you avoiding it ...
16:17, 05/06/2019

Off-duty Philly cop shoots panhandler he thought had a gun An off-duty Philadelphia cop shot a panhandler who approached his car because he thought the man was carrying a gun, according to reports. The detective, who was driving an unmarked car and wearing civilian clothes, was stopped in traffic soon before...
16:00, 05/23/2019

Cazorla: I thought about quitting, but you have to follow your dream "Santi Cazorla said he was close to quitting football as a result of his serious injuries - but is now revelling in his return to the Spanish national side."...
10:34, 06/06/2019

It turns out planes are even worse for the climate than we thought Aeroplane contrails have a larger warming effect than all the CO2 emitted by planes that has accumulated in the atmosphere since the first ever flight...
17:34, 06/27/2019

Being overweight is even more of a cancer risk than previously thought The risks of being obese are fairly well documented, and while it’s true that a person who is significantly overweight can better their odds of living longer with exercise, avoiding tobacco, and other healthy lifestyle choices, losing weight is...
06:51, 08/13/2019

How Facebook and Google are using algorithms to predict your next thought Advertisements follow you everywhere. Google and Facebook have become the de facto diarchs, mining your online attention to track every single move to serve their needs. While it’s becoming increasingly impossible to quench the big tech’s thirst for ...
20:51, 05/02/2019

Ice sheets in Patagonia are more massive than scientists thought The slabs of ice that stretch across vast portions of Argentina and Chile are bigger and thicker than scientists thought, according to a seven-year survey of Patagonia's ice....
01:00, 06/05/2019

Voit thought 'broken jaw' when hit by Bettis pitch Yankees slugger Luke Voit said memories of Giancarlo Stanton's jaw being broken by a pitch from Milwaukee's Mike Fiers five years ago crossed his mind when he took a pitch to the face on Saturday....
19:51, 07/21/2019

The Houston Texans thought they didn’t need a GM. They were wrong. Criticism is mounting that the Texans didn’t get enough for Jadeveon Clowney and gave up too much to get Laremy Tunsil and Kenny Stills in Saturday’s trades....
19:34, 09/02/2019

3 pivotal Bitcoin figures thought to be Satoshi that you should know about Welcome to Hard Fork Basics, a collection of tips, tricks, guides, and advice to keep you up to date in the cryptocurrency and blockchain world. One of today’s greatest technology mysteries is not how Bitcoin works, but who created it. On October 31,...
22:34, 08/21/2019

There may be more water on the moon than we thought, study finds The study, conducted by researchers from the University of California, determined that many of the shadowed craters on the moon are likely to hold millions of tons of ice, which could come in handy for future moon missions....
19:51, 07/24/2019

I Wanted to Know What White Men Thought About Their Privilege. So I Asked. My college class asks what it means to be white in America — but interrogating that question as a black woman in the real world is much harder to do....
13:34, 07/17/2019

McIlroy an after-thought as Koepka dominates PGA Championship As Brooks Koepka prepared to start the third round at the PGA Championship with a commanding seven-stroke lead, Rory McIlroy was long done with his day, reduced to being an after-thought at a tournament he entered as the best player in the world this...
21:17, 05/18/2019

Cowboys video shows just how little they thought of Giants As if the Giants didn’t suffer enough in their season-opening loss to the Cowboys, it became public on Monday just how easy the Cowboys thought the victory was. The Giants traveled to Dallas and had their secondary brutally exposed for its youth and ...
17:17, 09/10/2019

Aerosol emissions may not cool the planet as much as we thought Enlarge / Taken on August 2, 2018, by an astronaut on the International Space Station, this image shows a pyrocumulus cloud rising from the Ferguson fire near Yosemite National Park. (credit: NASA / Flickr) While humans have been enthusiastically o...
02:17, 08/02/2019

Extraterrestrial life could be scarcer than first thought: study The search for extraterrestrial life has fascinated humanity for generations, with all sorts of theories about where it could exist, if it exists at all. For all those hoping to see an abundance of E.T., a new study puts a bit of a damper on its wher...
02:17, 06/12/2019

Here's What People Thought of Amazon When It First Launched in the Mid-1990s Amazon was founded on July 5, 1994, and launched its online store in 1995, letting people buy books from the comfort of their homes. Twenty-five years after its inception, Amazon now sells everything from taco holders shaped like dinosaurs to tongue ...
20:51, 07/03/2019

Scott Pruitt Did Even More Corruption Than Previously Thought Former EPA head Scott Pruitt and his staff spent $124,000 on unnecessary first and business class travel during his time in the Trump administration, according to new information unearthed by the EPA’s Office of the Inspector General and reported by ...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Doctor Who Could Return to Our Screens Sooner Than We'd Thought The cast of Enola Holmes continues to grow with a reckless abandon. Dana Lee discusses his role in Birds of Prey. Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite could get a western remake. Daisy Ridley teases her epic duel in The Rise of Skywalker. Plus, what’s to come on ...
20:51, 07/03/2019

Kit Harington Has Thought Really, Really Hard About the End of Game of Thrones Another day, another story about how someone on Game of Thrones doesn't think the end of Game of Thrones was anything but great. In an Emmy round-up interview for THR, best actor in......
02:17, 08/20/2019

Bottas thought a one-stop British GP was "out of the question" Valtteri Bottas thought making one-stop was "out of the question" in the Formula 1 British Grand Prix was possible, after losing out to team-mate Lewis Hamilton in the pit stops...
22:51, 07/14/2019

Another trophy for Liverpool, but also food for thought for Klopp Liverpool have won the UEFA Super Cup on penalties after a 2-2 draw with Chelsea over 120 minutes. Jürgen Klopp starts his season with silverware, but may not have liked everything that he saw in Istanbul....
02:17, 08/15/2019

'I thought the market would be down more' — Cramer says he's not running away from stocks yet 'Not everything should be thrown out here" on China's currency devaluation and subsequent plunge on Wall Street, says CNBC's Jim Cramer....
17:51, 08/05/2019

Bernadette Peters: 'Every role I've played, I've thought – that's me!' The Broadway powerhouse talks about trusting Sondheim, hearing others sing her songs and waiting to be taken seriouslyCafe Luxembourg, the closet-sized New York bistro Bernadette Peters chooses for our lunch, opened in 1983 and seems almost unchanged...
09:34, 05/30/2019

San Diego man thought to be DB Cooper dies: report A 75-year-old San Diego man who led an eventful life of danger and who some thought may have been D.B. Cooper, the legendary hijacker who pulled off one of the most daring heists in modern history, died Tuesday. ...
03:34, 07/11/2019

How we met: ‘When I saw his profile picture, I thought: “What have I agreed to go on a date with?”’ Charlotte and Jack Cook live in Cambridgeshire. Charlotte, 25, is a teaching assistant for children with special educational needs. Jack, 31, is a land agentThe first time Charlotte and Jack met – as her first shift at a clothes shop ended and his be...
22:51, 08/19/2019

Extraterrestrial life could be scarcer than first thought, study says The search for extraterrestrial life has fascinated humanity for generations, with all sorts of theories about where it could exist, if it exists at all. For all those hoping to see an abundance of E.T., a new study puts a bit of a damper on their wh...
15:51, 06/11/2019

World's biggest cave is even bigger than we thought Thanks to discoveries made during a recent expedition in Vietnam, it appears the world's largest cave, Son Doong, is even bigger than previously thought....
08:17, 05/20/2019

Tool-use became widespread 10,000 years earlier than we thought The discovery of an ancient collection of tools suggests that our ancient ancestors began using stone tools on a regular basis about 2.6 million years ago...
22:17, 06/03/2019

Our species got to Europe 165,000 years earlier than we thought The first modern humans were not supposed to have reached Europe until 45,000 years ago, but a skull from a Greek cave turns out to be 210,000 years old...
22:34, 07/10/2019

Dany Did Exactly What We Thought Would Happen in GoT's Penultimate Episode Daenerys Targaryen went on a fiery rampage in Game of Thrones season 8 episode 5, causing the deaths of thousands of innocent civilians and leaving behind an unrecognisable King's Landing....
06:51, 05/13/2019

Lil Nas X Confirms He's Gay: 'Deadass Thought I Made It Obvious' On the final day of Pride Month—and fresh from wrapping up a set at the Glastonbury music festival in the U.K. this weekend—rapper Lil Nas X officially came out as gay....
15:51, 07/01/2019

Predatory pediatrician may have been more awful than originally thought Attorneys for the numerous victims who were reportedly sexually abused at the hands of Big Apple pediatrician Dr. Reginald Archibald spoke out Thursday — claiming that a report released last month by the hospital where he worked only scrapes th...
03:17, 06/21/2019

Murray closer than he thought to singles return Former world number one Andy Murray is considering returning to singles action at Cincinnati next month, saying he is "closer than he thought" to being ready....
17:17, 07/30/2019

Did we split from Neanderthals 400,000 years earlier than we thought? An analysis of fossil teeth suggests that the shared ancestor of modern humans and our Neanderthal cousins may have lived more than 800,000 years ago...
22:51, 05/15/2019

Ortiz back in Boston for gunshot wound care Former slugger David Ortiz arrived in Boston on a Red Sox team plane and was taken to a hospital on Monday, a day after he was shot in the back while at a Dominican Republic nightclub....
10:34, 06/11/2019

Ortiz in Boston to receive care for gunshot wound David Ortiz was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital on Monday night after being flown to Boston from the Dominican Republic on a plane sent by the Red Sox....
07:17, 06/11/2019

6 suspects, including gunman, arrested in Ortiz shooting Dominican prosecutors say witnesses and security camera footage indicate a new level of sophistication in the attack on former Red Sox star David Ortiz...
04:51, 06/13/2019

Indians manager Francona: Ortiz ‘a very special person’ CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona says David Ortiz is “a very special person, not just to me, to a lot of people.” Francona managed Ortiz with the Red Sox from 2004-11, a stretch that included two of the three Worl...
05:00, 06/12/2019

5 suspects, including gunman, arrested in Ortiz shooting Dominican prosecutors say witnesses and security camera footage indicate a new level of sophistication in the attack on former Red Sox star David Ortiz       ...
23:34, 06/12/2019

MLB notebook: Authorities say Ortiz wasn't targeted in shooting The orchestrated attack that resulted in David Ortiz getting shot at a nightclub earlier this month was not meant to target the former Boston Red Sox star, Dominican Republic authorities said Wednesday....
14:51, 06/20/2019

Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz make the best of a bad situation Deontay Wilder vs. Luis Ortiz II isn't the heavyweight title fight the world wants to see, but it's still a very good one, writes Elliot Worsell The post Deontay Wilder and Luis Ortiz make the best of a bad situation appeared first on Boxing News....
20:34, 05/29/2019

Dominican AG: Ortiz shooting result of mistaken identity The Dominican Republic’s lead prosecutor says former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz was not the target of a shooting in a nightclub in his hometown on June 9...
03:17, 06/20/2019

Ortiz enlists ex-police commish to probe shooting Former Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has hired a firm headed by ex-Boston Police Commissioner Ed Davis to look into the details surrounding the June shooting of Ortiz in the Dominican Republic....
08:17, 08/26/2019

MLB notebook: Ortiz back in Boston for gunshot recovery Former slugger David Ortiz arrived in Boston on a Red Sox team plane and was taken to a hospital on Monday, a day after he was shot in the back while at a Dominican Republic nightclub....
10:34, 06/11/2019

No thought for their own safety: Hero students disarm gunman HIGHLANDS RANCH, Colo. (AP) — The three students who disarmed a gunman in a Colorado school shooting leapt up from their desks without a word and with no thought for their own safety when they spotted the gun, recounted one of the young men. They sla...
15:17, 05/09/2019

She Thought She Had Water In Ear - It Was A Venomous Brown Recluse Spider The discomfort in Susie Torres' left ear felt like the water that can get stuck there after swimming. She heard swooshing when she woke up Tuesday and assumed it had been caused by an allergy shot....
05:17, 08/24/2019

New research on Tunguska finds such events happen less often than we thought Enlarge / The famed Tunguska event of 1908 scorched a five-mile swath of trees and caused many to fall away from the center of the blast in a distinct radial pattern. (credit: Photo12/Universal Images Group via Getty Image) Last month marked the 11...
17:34, 07/17/2019

The Fast and Furious Green Eclipse Was Even Faker Than You Thought The Hollywood wackiness of Paul Walker’s snot green Mitsubishi Eclipse from the first Fast And Furious movie goes much deeper than that goofy “Danger To Manifold” display. Did you know the car’s exhaust note in the movie was actually a mix of a super...
21:51, 07/15/2019

She thought buying a billboard would get Tyler Perry’s attention. She already had it. Actress Racquel Bailey bought billboards near Tyler Perry studios so the director, seeking to chance to work with him. He dismissed her actions but turned around and hired her....
13:17, 08/25/2019

Everyone Thought Of The Same Joke Ahead Of Apple's iPhone 11 Launch The Apple event is scheduled to start at 10:30 pm today and as the time draws closer, a flurry of jokes have surfaced on social media. Take a look at some of the funniest ones....
15:34, 09/10/2019

Ancient footprints show Neanderthals may have been taller than thought The biggest collection of Neanderthal footprints yet discovered offers a window on their social structure, and shows that their group was filled with children...
23:51, 09/09/2019

Here Are the Bad Things NASA Thought Might Happen to the First Astronauts on the Moon Fifty years ago this week, humankind landed on the Moon for the first time. It was one of the most impressive technological feats ever pulled off, filled with peril and uncertainty. Given that, it’s fair to wonder just what exactly NASA scientists we...
18:51, 07/17/2019

One of Detective Pikachu's Grossest Moments Is Even Weirder Than You Thought Detective Pikachu’s trailers were full of wonderfully cute (and occasionally freaky) Pokémon—but one of the biggest reactions came with the debut of Lickitung. Or rather, Licktung’s ginormous, gross tongue as it slathers Tim Goodman’s face with saliv...
21:51, 05/28/2019

4 Icy Hot Commercials Where It Was Extremely Clear Shaq Thought Icy Hot Was Dog Repellent While basketball legend Shaquille O’Neal has been Icy Hot’s spokesperson for over a decade, it seems like he’s always had the wrong idea about what the topical pain reliever actually does. Here are four commercials where it was extremely clear Shaq t...
22:34, 09/11/2019

She thought buying a billboard would get Tyler Perry’s attention. But he was already a fan. Actress Racquel Bailey bought billboards near Tyler Perry studios so the director, seeking to chance to work with him. He dismissed her actions but turned around and hired her....
14:17, 08/24/2019

What Magic Johnson thought about Davis-to-Lakers deal Magic Johnson — who surprisingly stepped down as Lakers president on April 9 without telling anyone in the organization — may be wishing he’s the top executive of the team now. The Lakers legend, who cited his desire to return to the simpler li...
06:17, 06/16/2019

On second thought, maybe the Game Of Thrones showrunners won't be at Comic-Con this week Although HBO’s blockbuster Game Of Thrones ended earlier this year—you may have heard about it on one of your favorite petition sites—that didn’t stop the series from carving out a choice piece of real estate at San Diego Comic-Con this year, announc...
08:51, 07/18/2019

Louis van Gaal: ‘I thought Manchester United could buy every player’ United’s former manager on Rooney, tactics, why the club is too commercial and being ‘very surprised’ at Solskjær’s appointmentThe Guardian sat down with Louis van Gaal at Noordwijk’s Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin, three years since his dismissal by Manc...
10:34, 06/03/2019

Survivor who crossed path with gunman thought it was a drill CHESAPEAKE, Va. (AP) — A man who survived a shooting at a Virginia Beach government building says he initially thought it was a drill for city employees — in part because he crossed paths with the gunman three times without getting shot. Ned Carlstro...
23:17, 06/02/2019

She Thought She’d Married a Rich Chinese Farmer. She Hadn’t. Pakistan has charged dozens of people with trafficking women to China as wives. Rabia Kanwal was one bride who says she was lied to. In China, her husband has a different story....
11:00, 05/27/2019

‘I thought psychologists were for crazy people’: can therapy help refugees? Their journeys over, many asylum seekers in Europe find themselves struggling with mental health problems. Seven people – and the therapists working with them – share their storiesFor Muntaser, it’s the memory of militiamen raiding his village in Dar...
14:51, 08/31/2019

A woman in Missouri thought she had water in her ear but it was actually a venomous spider Miles Boyer/Shutterstock Susie Torres, from Kansas, City, Missouri, went to the doctor on Tuesday thinking she had water in her left ear. Instead, doctors found a dime-sized, venomous, brown recluse spider living there. Thankfully, the spider didn...
06:51, 08/24/2019

Malaysian singer arrested after rescuing bear she thought was a dog A singer in Malaysia was reportedly arrested after she rescued a “dog” from the side of the road — that she later realized was a sun bear. Zarith Sofia Yasin, 27, told local media she came across the apparently ambiguous creature at...
23:00, 06/13/2019

Maybe we are alone after all: Planets that could sustain alien life much rarer than thought So, maybe we are alone after all. The number of planets in the universe that could sustain life is much smaller than had been thought, scientists said.       ...
21:34, 06/11/2019

Grant Holt: ‘Who would have thought I’d play in the Premier League?’ After a long and winding career that peaked at Norwich and finished with 207 goals, Holt may be one of the last of his kindOn the way to Norwich to interview Grant Holt, he rings me on the train. “Hi mate,” he says in a breezy voice, “you should get ...
14:17, 07/27/2019

I never thought I’d see the royal family as a beacon of hope | Zoe Williams In the surreal world of post-referendum Britain, our royals can now be considered a relatively progressive bunchI’ve been asking strangers random questions for 20 years in the name of journalism, but I’d never been vox-popped myself until last Friday...
09:51, 08/07/2019

Facebook Connected Her to a Tattooed Soldier in Iraq. Or So She Thought. Renee Holland sent her Facebook friend thousands of dollars. She became entwined in a global fraud that the social network and the United States military appear helpless to stop....
05:51, 07/29/2019

YouTube AI thought robot fighting was animal cruelty In the latest example of the need for further human moderation, YouTube's automated system took down several videos after mistaking robot fighting matches as animal cruelty. Those affected, including some BattleBots contestants, received a messa...
14:00, 08/22/2019

Woman suffers from rare ‘sex headaches’: ‘I thought I was dying’ Mind-blowing sex may sound like your ideal night, but for some, the phrase has more painful connotations. These blinding headaches, caused by orgasms or sexual excitement, are absolutely excruciatingly – and have many fearing the worst. Sammi R...
23:00, 06/11/2019

She thought she had a customer service job but soon discovered she was working for cybercriminals Arnica Valka was one of the world's most notorious cybercrime villages. In this excerpt from Kate Fazzini's "Kingdom of Lies," one former hacker from the town explains how she got drawn in....
14:34, 06/11/2019

Thawing permafrost releasing more carbon than previously thought The problem of thawing permafrost is worse than climate scientists thought. New research suggests previous studies have underestimated the rate at which thawing permafrost is releasing carbon into the atmosphere....
21:17, 07/03/2019

New models show that the earth is warming faster than first thought Scientists have made no secret of the extreme challenges posed by climate change, with the Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) repeatedly stressing the importance of keeping global warming below two degrees. But now it seems the situati...
19:51, 09/17/2019

'I hid my scars for years ... I thought I was only good for horror movies' A terrible fire left Vicky Knight physically and mentally scarred. Now a film role as the victim of an acid attack has changed her life – and led her to love her bodyVicky Knight smiles, shakes my hand and sits down to talk. But she doesn’t remove he...
10:17, 05/17/2019

Sesame Allergy More Common Than Once Thought, Study Finds More than one million children and adults are allergic to sesame in the United States, scientists report. But sesame is not among the allergens that must be listed on food labels....
20:17, 08/02/2019

Marc Jacobs On His Fashion Legacy: “I Never Thought Of Myself As Cool” Restlessly inventive and always provocative, Marc Jacobs has redefined American cool for the past three decades. Tim Blanks talks to the visionary designer in the August issue of Vogue...
07:51, 07/05/2019

Rarely-used LIRR train ‘wasn’t thought through enough,’ say residents In yet another stunning example of LIRR waste, the MTA-managed line in March started running a single train car -- staffed with up to three employees -- to link eight of the Hamptons poshest towns....
06:34, 05/19/2019

Plate tectonics began nearly 2 billion years before we thought Earth’s continents may have been shifting for 2.5 billion years, according to a study of ancient rocks that finds plate tectonics evolved far earlier than we thought...
22:17, 08/07/2019

'Plane crash' that led to police search now thought to be meteor Glowing object flying through the air led to land and air search in south-west EnglandA suspected light aircraft crash that sparked a police land and air search in south-west England is now thought to have been a meteor.Members of the public called e...
06:00, 09/09/2019

Adam Vinatieri: Retirement never a thought on his mind, will 'get the demons out' Despite struggles in his first two weeks of the season, 46-year-old Adam Vinatieri says he never contemplated retirement.       ...
02:01, 09/18/2019

Cyprus struck by stray missile thought to have come from Syria Missile, believed to be Russian-made and fired in response to Israeli attack, sets hills ablazeA stray missile has exploded in mid-air over villages in northern Cyprus, thought to have been fired by Syrian forces in response to an Israeli attack.Auth...
16:17, 07/01/2019

A Sexually Transmitted Cancer in Dogs Is Even Weirder Than We Thought Our precious pooches can carry one of the strangest diseases known to exist—a sexually transmitted form of cancer that’s jumped from host to host for thousands of years. Now, a large group of researchers say they’ve unpacked the evolutionary history ...
03:17, 08/02/2019

A police officer thought he was rescuing a kitten. It was a bobcat A New Hampshire police officer says the kitten he was trying to pick up in a parking lot turned out to be a bobcat.        ...
19:51, 07/30/2019

Earth's last magnetic-pole flip took much longer than we thought The last reversal of Earth's magnetic poles happened long before humans could record it, but research on the flow of ancient lava has helped scientists estimate the duration of this strange phenomenon....
03:17, 08/09/2019

What Charli XCX Really Thought About Joining Taylor Swift's Tour This will not sit well with Swifties. Charli XCX is reflecting on her time on Taylor Swift's Reputation Stadium Tour. Back in 2018, the Grammy winner invited Charli and Camila Cabello......
01:17, 08/07/2019

Swinging 60s surrealist Penny Slinger: 'Collectors thought I came with the art' She made psychic dolls houses, erotic wedding cakes and full-frontal collages. But the world wasn’t ready for her powerful personal visions. Is ‘Lady Picasso’ about to get her dues?Penelope Slinger has never done anything by halves. She remembers dra...
16:51, 06/27/2019

Glaciers Are Melting Underwater. It’s Worse Than Previously Thought Underwater ice melt from glaciers could be happening much faster than previously thought, according to new research published in the journal Science. That’s a dangerous finding as melting glaciers linked to climate change threaten to raise sea ...
21:51, 07/25/2019

Huge T. rex fossil suggests many dinosaurs were bigger than we thought The discovery of a T. rex that was 400 kilograms heavier than any other found so far suggests we may have underestimated the size of this and other dinosaurs...
18:34, 04/28/2019

Humans Dominated Earth Earlier Than Previously Thought Archaeologists worldwide pooled their knowledge of past land use — and pushed back the date when human farming and other practices began altering the planet....
19:17, 08/30/2019

The first Americans had pet dogs 1000 years earlier than thought There were domestic dogs in North America 10,200 years ago, according to a re-examination of an ancient dog skeleton that looks like a small English setter...
18:34, 04/28/2019

The Latest: Ortiz leaves hospital bound for flight to Boston David Ortiz has left a hospital in the Dominican Republic aboard an ambulance bound for the airport for a flight to Boston after the former Red Sox slugger affectionately known as Big Papi was attacked by a gunman at a bar in his native country ...
00:34, 06/11/2019

On This Day: Puerto Rican great Carlos Ortiz was born in 1936 Lightweight legend Carlos Ortiz is one of his nation's favourite sons The post On This Day: Puerto Rican great Carlos Ortiz was born in 1936 appeared first on Boxing News....
15:34, 09/09/2019

Jersey Shore's Ronnie Ortiz-Magro Just Went Under the Knife to Get Six-Pack Abs The doctors are here! Whether he's vacationing along the Jersey Shore or spending time at home in Las Vegas, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro always makes fitness a priority in his......
01:34, 05/17/2019

Is Vergil Ortiz Jr. ready for stardom? A win on Saturday could be a good sign Vergil Ortiz Jr. seems to be on the cusp of jumping from blue-chip prospect to a fighter making noise at welterweight. A test against veteran Antonio Orozco will be a good measuring stick....
16:17, 08/08/2019

Concern about Ortiz clouds Boston's 4-3 loss to Rangers Danny Santana doubled to lead off the 11th inning and scored on Elvis Andrus' single to give the Texas Rangers a 4-3 victory over the Red Sox on a night the city of Boston's concerns were focused on ex-slugger David Ortiz    ...
06:00, 06/11/2019