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Rookie Peter Lambert bottles up Cubs again, Rockies win 10-3

DENVER (AP) — Rookie Peter Lambert went five strong innings and baffled Chicago for a second time in five days as the Colorado Rockies won their 10th straight at home by ...

Rookie Peter Lambert bottles up Cubs again, Rockies win 10-3

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Lambert sparkles to win debut, Rockies top Cubs 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Peter Lambert allowed four hits over seven innings and struck out nine to win his major league debut, helping the Colorado Rockies beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Thursday. A 22-year-old right-hander selected in the second round with the ...
00:51, 06/07/2019

Hamels throws 7 scoreless, 4 batters hit as Cubs top Rockies DENVER (AP) — Cole Hamels was sharp all afternoon — even when his fastball hit Nolan Arenado in the arm. At least that’s what Arenado thinks. Hamels struck out nine in seven scoreless innings, singled twice and drove in two runs to lead the Chi...
03:34, 06/13/2019

Powerful Rockies rally past Cubs, 9th straight win at home Ryan McMahon had a go-ahead RBI single in the eighth inning, and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 6-5       ...
08:17, 06/11/2019

Schwarber, Báez homer; Cubs end Rockies’ winning streak CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Schwarber and Javier Báez homered, Kyle Hendricks was solid again through seven innings and the Chicago Cubs beat Colorado 6-3 on Tuesday night to end the Rockies’ season-high eight-game winning streak. Carlos González had t...
05:00, 06/05/2019

Bote’s career-high 7 RBIs lead Cubs over Rockies 9-8 CHICAGO (AP) — David Bote drove in a career-high seven runs to lead the Chicago Cubs to a 9-8 win over the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday night. Bote had four hits, including a three-run homer and bases-clearing double to hand the Rockies a second str...
06:51, 06/06/2019

Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca: a charming and good-natured movie pioneer | Peter Bradshaw The man inside Star Wars’ Wookiee suit may not have been instantly recognisable, but his skills helped lay the groundwork for current blockbuster moviesLike Anthony Daniels in the gold shell of C3PO, or Dave Prowse in the cloak and mask of Darth Vade...
12:51, 05/03/2019

CUBS, CHICAGO BOARD OPTIONS EXCHANGE (CBOE) OFFER AUCTION OF CUBS SEASON TICKETS CHICAGO - The Chicago Cubs today announced plans for the auction of season tickets to Cubs home games in conjunction with the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE).The auction will run from March 4 through March 11 on www.cubs.com. ......
22:00, 05/02/2019

Adam Lambert shops like a rock star When Adam Lambert and Queen opened this year’s Oscars ceremony with an electrifying performance, the star-studded audience leapt to their feet and unabashedly rocked out. That’s the effect that the former “American Idol” contestant often has on crowd...
18:00, 06/05/2019

Predators hire Dan Lambert as assistant coach NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have hired Dan Lambert (pronounced lam-BAIR) as an assistant coach as the franchise attempts to boost a power play that struggled throughout the 2018-19 season. Lambert spent the last two seasons as hea...
04:00, 06/05/2019

Bisphenol: what to know about the chemicals in water bottles and CDs Though its health effects are still debated, the EPA says it is concerned about bisphenol (such as BPA) because ‘it is a reproductive, developmental and systemic toxicant’Bisphenols are a group of chemicals used to manufacture plastics, epoxy resins ...
13:17, 05/24/2019

Everything We've Learned About Miranda Lambert's Love Life Based on Her Lyrics You can feel Miranda Lambert's emotional pain, and triumph, through her music. The 35-year-old country singer, who is nominated for three 2019 CMT Music Awards, divorced Blake Shelton......
14:17, 06/04/2019

Combs, Lambert and Morris lead CMT Music Awards nominations NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Brothers Osborne, Luke Combs, Miranda Lambert, Maren Morris and Zac Brown Band are the leading nominees at this year’s CMT Music Awards with three each. CMT revealed nominations Tuesday for their June 5 awards show and f...
17:51, 05/07/2019

Miranda Lambert and Husband Brendan McLoughlin Still Together Despite Split Rumors Those rumors you read that claim Miranda Lambert and new husband Brendan McLoughlin are breaking up? Fake news. In February, the 35-year-old country star revealed in an Instagram post......
00:00, 05/30/2019

Poland Spring to use 100% recycled plastic for bottles PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Poland Spring announced Monday a plan to use 100% recycled plastic for all its noncarbonated water containers. The Maine-based company says the effort kicks off this month with 1-liter bottles. A niche product called Poland Sp...
18:51, 06/03/2019

Shipwreck's 350-Year-Old Bottles of Wine Are Up for Auction - Would You Take a Sip? Divers have uncovered many treasures and rare items from the seafloor. Some years ago, a team of divers recovered a collection of wine-bottles from a shipwreck in the North Sea. They date back over 300 years and the wine is about to be sold at one of...
23:51, 06/05/2019

These Are Our Readers' Five Favorite Everyday Water Bottles Pour one out for the pretenders, because these are our readers’ five favorite everyday water bottles. Sip on what everyone had to say about the finalists below, then be sure to vote for your favorite before this Co-Op runs dry. ...
05:51, 05/31/2019

Someone left water bottles in the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale It’s another “Game of Thrones” gaffe. Just two weeks after a coffee cup left onscreen sparked countless memes, fans spotted not one but two plastic water bottles in Sunday night’s must-watch finale. “A water bottle in Ki...
21:00, 05/20/2019

Are Soda Cans or Plastic Bottles Worse for the Environment? We all know that garbage has a terrible impact on our environment—take a look at the plastic bottles washing up on our beaches and in our waterways. But when it comes to the question of bottles versus aluminum cans, does one container have an even wo...
23:34, 05/01/2019

Miranda Lambert and Husband Brendan McLoughlin Color Coordinate On Rare Outing In NYC Even their closets are a match. Miranda Lambert and husband Brendan McLoughlin were seen outside their NYC apartment yesterday sporting similar shades of pink. While the country......
19:51, 05/16/2019

After Coffee Cup, Game of Thrones Finale Let Plastic Bottles Slip in After a misplaced coffee cup in episode 4, eagle-eyed viewers have now spotted a couple of modern-age plastic water bottles on Game of Thrones season 8 episode 6 "The Iron Throne"....
15:51, 05/20/2019

Scotland launches 20p deposit scheme for drinks cans and bottles Refundable charge to be added to glass and plastic bottles and drinks cans sold in any shopConsumers in Scotland will have to pay a 20p deposit on every bottle or drinks can they buy from shops under an ambitious new scheme unveiled by the Scottish g...
19:51, 05/08/2019

Miranda Lambert Shares Rare Photo of Husband Brendan McLoughlin With His Puppy Pals Miranda Lambert took to Instagram on Thursday to share a rare photo of her husband Brendan McLoughlin cuddling with some puppy pals. The snapshot was featured in a series of black and......
18:00, 05/24/2019

Miranda Lambert and Husband Brendan McLoughlin Spotted on Romantic Stroll: See Their Cutest Pics Miranda Lambert is ditching her cowgirl hat in favor of some tennis shoes. The country singer is officially a tried-and-true city girl after moving to the Big Apple to be with husband......
04:51, 06/14/2019

Remember the Starbucks cup? ‘Game of Thrones’ screwed up again with plastic water bottles The Game of Thrones finale is now history, and it all went down exactly as the leaks said it would. We know who survived season 8, who died, and who took the Iron Throne. The finale, just like the rest of the season, was far from delivering the perfe...
18:00, 05/20/2019

Old wine in new bottles? U.S. economic plans for Palestinians recall past efforts Several major projects in U.S. President Donald Trump's $50 billion economic blueprint for Israeli-Palestinian peace mirror previous proposals stalled by conflict, analysts said on Sunday....
19:00, 06/23/2019

The London Marathon’s method for reducing plastic bottles: Edible seaweed pouches At the London Marathon, participants received a new kind of refreshment: tiny pouches filled with a sports drink and made from seaweed. The squishy pods gave race organizers a chance to cut down on the flood of plastic waste that accompanies major sp...
22:00, 04/29/2019

Hydro Flask Is Celebrating Our National Parks With Stunning, Limited Edition Bottles Quick, before our national parks get sold off to Exxon Mobil because because their CEO told Trump that he’s an assassin with a 9-iron, grab one (or more!) of Hydro Flask’s limited edition National Park Foundation bottles.Read more......
22:51, 04/28/2019

'Game of Thrones' finale left water bottles in key scene, further inciting diehard fans Just two weeks after a coffee cup was spotted in an episode of "Game of Thrones," eagle-eyed fans have spotted another major gaffe in the show's finale — water bottles....
15:00, 05/20/2019

Country star Miranda Lambert, cop husband Brendan McLoughlin are 'happy and together' Miranda Lambert is enjoying newlywed life with husband Brendan McLoughlin. If you think she's singing a different tune, you're wrong.        ...
17:17, 05/30/2019

Walmart replaces iconic blue vests with 'modernized' options made from recycled bottles The blue vests that Walmart employees are known for will be replaced with a gray option with neon blue, green or pink trim.        ...
18:34, 06/06/2019

Miranda Lambert loves being a stepmom to Brendan McLoughlin's 'amazing' son The 35-year-old country music singer got married to Brendan McLouglin earlier this year. He has a 7-month-old son from a previous relationship.        ...
20:17, 06/07/2019

MLB roundup: Red Sox strike out 24, still lose to Rockies Mark Reynolds hit a tiebreaking RBI single in the top of the 11th inning as the Colorado Rockies overcame a near-historic number of strikeouts to beat the host Boston Red Sox 5-4 on Tuesday....
09:17, 05/15/2019

Rockies vs. Diamondbacks: All signs point to the Under Coors Field is very much known as a hitters’ ballpark given its elevation, which causes bookmakers to set totals in Colorado games higher than in nearly any other ballpark. Entering the weekend, the record for totals going over was 40-53-2, which can...
18:17, 05/05/2019

Chavis lifts Red Sox over Rockies 6-5 in 10 innings J.D. Martinez homered in his third straight game, rookie Michael Chavis singled home the winning run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox recovered after blowing a five-run lead to beat the Colorado Rockies 6-5       &#...
05:51, 05/16/2019

Peter Andre: ‘I remember praying to God: please get me through this day’ The singer has played out much of his life on reality TV – but off-camera he has struggled with panic attacks and depression. He opens up about racist abuse, violent assault and his new career in actingIn 1998, Peter Andre disappeared. This was at th...
14:00, 06/17/2019

MLB roundup: Renfroe, Padres stun Rockies in 12 Hunter Renfroe highlighted a five-run 12th inning with his third home run of the game, and the San Diego Padres rallied from seven runs down to beat the Colorado Rockies 16-12 in Denver on Friday night....
09:34, 06/15/2019

Rockies vs. Diamondbacks: Zack Greinke will stay hot Holiday bonus. NHL and NBA finals are set. Quick picks: Bruins are hoping to join the Red Sox and Patriots and become Boston’s third reigning champion. Unless you are from Beantown that’s hard to stomach. Blues over Bruins in seven. And the Warriors ...
18:51, 05/27/2019

Pirates slug 4 homers, beat Rockies 14-6 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell, Bryan Reynolds and Starling Marte all homered in the seventh inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past Colorado 14-6 on Thursday. The Pirates jumped on Rockies starter Antonio Senzatela (3-4) for eight runs over 3 1/3 in...
23:00, 05/23/2019

Blackmon homers twice, Rockies beat Padres 10-7 DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon homered twice, Antonio Senzatela pitched effectively into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies hung on to beat the San Diego Padres 10-7 on Sunday. Raimel Tapia had three hits, including a two-run homer, and pinc...
01:00, 05/13/2019

Marquez’s arm, bat lead Rockies past Padres 12-2 DENVER (AP) — German Marquez pitched effectively into the sixth inning and had a three-run double in Colorado’s seven-run fourth inning as the Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 12-2 on Friday night. Trevor Story also homered among his three hit...
08:34, 05/11/2019

Rockies vs. Phillies: Aaron Nola will get it done in this spot Natural Light is willing to pay people $40 an hour to drink beer and pay off their student loans. “We’re looking for well-rounded fun human beings.” Perfect timing for the well-rounded fun John Daly, who missed the cut at Bethpage. … Markets lo...
18:17, 05/18/2019

Rockies beat Blue Jays 5-1 for 8th straight win DENVER (AP) — Antonio Senzatela pitched six effective innings, Chris Iannetta homered and the Colorado Rockies beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 on Sunday for their eighth straight win. The Rockies swept their weekend set against the struggling Blue Jay...
03:17, 06/03/2019

Giants-Rockies game postponed by rain DENVER (AP) — Rain has forced the postponement of Wednesday night’s game between the San Francisco Giants and Colorado Rockies. The teams are scheduled to make up the game on July 15 as part of a split doubleheader. The Giants and Rockies are s...
04:34, 05/09/2019

Rockies prospect Fernandez gets 50-game ban for amphetamine NEW YORK (AP) — Colorado Rockies prospect Vince Fernandez has been suspended 50 games under baseball’s minor league drug program after testing positive for amphetamine. Fernandez is an outfielder with Double-A Hartford and was ranked the 24th b...
01:51, 06/08/2019

Mets vs. Rockies: Jacob deGrom won’t get it done vs. Colorado North Korea ain’t the kind of place to raise your kids. … Movie “Rocketman” has been met with mixed reviews and is struggling at the box office. President Trump is pleased. “I spoke with President Moon of South Korea … asked him how Rocke...
04:17, 06/08/2019

Rockies trying their best to accept Drew Gagnon’s ‘accident’ The pitch was a 1-1 fastball, all of 91 mph, and it landed square between the numbers on Ian Desmond’s back. The Rockies center fielder stopped on his way to first base, staring at Mets reliever Drew Gagnon, as the two exchanged words. There was reas...
10:51, 06/08/2019

Syndergaard, Frazier send Mets to 6-1 win over Rockies Noah Syndergaard allowed one hit in seven shutout innings, Todd Frazier homered and drove in four runs, and the New York Mets beat the Colorado Rockies 6-1       ...
22:17, 06/09/2019

Arenado homers as Rockies outlast Giants, 12-11 DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado fought the snow to hit a home run, thought he had another one, but he was happy to walk away with a win on a raw day at Coors Field. Arenado went deep among his three hits and Chris Iannetta hit a go-ahead two-run double i...
05:00, 05/10/2019

Treasure is said to be hidden in the Rockies, and people are getting hurt looking for it The Forrest Fenn treasure is said to be hidden in the Rocky Mountains. A recent injury caused the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office to issue a warning.        ...
20:17, 06/20/2019

Rockies Strike Out 24 Times, Still Manage To Beat Red Sox Tuesday night the Colorado Rockies became the third team since 1908 to strike out at least 24 times in a major league game and also win. They did it by beating the Boston Red Sox in extra innings, 5–4, on a game-winning RBI single from Mark Reynolds,...
09:17, 05/15/2019

Diamondbacks vs. Rockies: Colorado’s pitching will be it’s undoing The Arizona Diamondbacks enter their series with the Colorado Rockies as the second-best team in the National League over their past 11 games, going 8-3 in that stretch. The Rockies are coming off a four-game series against the San Diego Padres in wh...
02:51, 06/19/2019

Pope ordaining 19 men to priesthood in St. Peter’s Basilica VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is ordaining 19 men to the priesthood in St. Peter’s Basilica. Most of them are Italians, but other seminarians are from Croatia, Peru, Haiti and Japan. Wearing white robes, the seminarians stood in three rows b...
16:34, 05/12/2019

R.I.P. Peter Mayhew, Star Wars' Chewbacca Peter Mayhew, the original actor who played Chewbacca, has died. The news was confirmed by Mayhew’s family, who announced it with a statement on Twitter, saying that he died on April 30 “with his family by his side.” A cause of death was not given, t...
06:51, 05/03/2019

Our Chewbacca Has Passed: Peter Mayhew Dies at Age 74 Peter Mayhew, the kind-hearted, lovable actor who brought Star Wars’ Chewbacca to life for almost 40 years, died this week at the age of 74.Read more......
03:34, 05/03/2019

Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew is dead at 74 Enlarge / Mayhew arrives at the premiere of Solo: A Star Wars Story at the El Capitan Theatre on May 10, 2018, in Hollywood. (credit: Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic) Peter Mayhew, who portrayed Chewbacca in all the character's live-action scenes un...
16:51, 05/03/2019

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dead At 74 (LEX 18)– Peter Mayhew, the actor known for portraying the Wookiee Chewbacca in the Star Wars film series, has died at the age of 74, according to a tweet from his official Twitter account. The tweet said that the actor died on April 30, with h...
04:00, 05/03/2019

Maduro hangs on as Venezuelan protests peter out Venezuelans heeded opposition leader Juan Guaido's call to take to the streets on Wednesday in a bid to force President Nicolas Maduro from power, but there was little concrete sign of change in a crisis that increasingly looks like a political stale...
06:51, 05/02/2019

Peter Sarsgaard's gardening obsession Peter Sarsgaard says his passion for gardening reflects his approach to acting. The busy 48-year-old performer stars in the upcoming "The Sound of Silence," about an obsessive "house tuner" in New York City. (April 30)      ...
13:00, 05/01/2019

MLB roundup: Homer-happy Rockies sweep D-backs Trevor Story had four hits and scored the winning run in the 10th inning, and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-10 on Thursday in Denver to sweep a four-game series....
05:51, 05/31/2019

Arenado, Senzatela lead Rockies to rout of D-backs PHOENIX (AP) — Nolan Arenado homered and drove in three, Antonio Senzatela pitched one-run ball into the seventh inning and the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 Tuesday night. Charlie Blackmon stayed hot with three hits, and the Roc...
06:51, 06/19/2019

MLB roundup: Red-hot Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
08:34, 06/19/2019

Harper’s bat, Nola’s arm lead Phillies past Rockies 2-1 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper homered over the batter’s eye in center field, Aaron Nola tied his career high with 12 strikeouts while pitching into the seventh inning and the Philadelphia Phillies defeated the Colorado Rockies 2-1 on Saturda...
03:17, 05/19/2019

MLB roundup: Blackmon makes history in Rockies' rout Charlie Blackmon became the first Colorado player to have at least three hits in five consecutive games as the Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 8-1 in Phoenix on Tuesday night....
14:17, 06/19/2019

Steven Matz States His Case in Win for Mets Against Rockies Matz, hampered by injuries while Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler stood tall, struck out 10 and threw 120 pitches. Pete Alonso had his 21st home run....
16:00, 06/09/2019

Murphy homers, benches clear, Rockies top Mets 5-1 NEW YORK (AP) — Ian Desmond got plunked square in the back by a pitch from New York Mets rookie Drew Gagnon immediately after two colossal Colorado homers, leading to a bench-clearing scrum late in the Rockies’ 5-1 victory Friday night. The bul...
05:51, 06/08/2019

Arenado, Dahl, Tapia HRs lead Rockies over Brewers 11-6 MILWAUKEE (AP) — Nolan Arenado, David Dahl and Raimel Tapia homered to lead the Colorado Rockies over Freddy Peralta and the Milwaukee Brewers 11-6 Thursday for a four-game split. Arenado had three hits, including his ninth home run this season. Dahl...
23:51, 05/02/2019

Story hits 2-run homer in 9th, Rockies beat Orioles 8-6 DENVER (AP) — Trevor Story hit a game-ending drive for his second two-run homer Friday night, helping the Colorado Rockies beat Baltimore 8-6 in the Orioles’ first visit to Coors Field since 2004. Nolan Arenado also went deep twice for the Rock...
07:17, 05/25/2019

Bell’s splash HR not enough; Rockies cruise past Pirates 9-3 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell reached the Allegheny River on the fly for the second time in two weeks, the only notable blemish for the Colorado Rockies in a 9-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. After Daniel Murphy hit a three-run ho...
05:17, 05/23/2019

Marquez quiets Pirates as Rockies roll to 5-0 victory PITTSBURGH (AP) — German Márquez struck out seven over eight dominant innings, Trevor Story hit his 11th home run and the Colorado Rockies cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-0 Tuesday night. Márquez (5-2) gave up three hits, walked one and didn̵...
04:17, 05/22/2019

Marquez's arm, bat lead Rockies past Padres 12-2 German Marquez pitched effectively into the sixth inning and doubled to drive in three runs in Colorado's seven-run fourth inning as the Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 12-2        ...
07:17, 05/11/2019

McMahon drives in 3 as Rockies beat Greinke, D-backs 6-4 Ryan McMahon hit a tiebreaking, two-run double in the seventh inning to make up for a costly error, and the Colorado Rockies added on in a 6-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks       ...
16:34, 06/20/2019

Rockies put Story on 10-day injured list with thumb sprain PHOENIX (AP) — Colorado Rockies shortstop Trevor Story has been placed on the 10-day injured list with a sprained right thumb. The Rockies called up infielder Brendan Rodgers from Triple-A Albuquerque in time for Thursday’s game against the Ari...
21:51, 06/20/2019

Myers breaks out of slump, Padres beat Rockies 4-3 Greg Garcia drove Wil Myers with the tiebreaking run with a bases-loaded fielder's choice in the ninth inning and closer Kirby Yates struck out the side for his 16th save as the San Diego Padres beat the Colorado Rockies 4-3    &...
11:17, 05/12/2019

McMahon drives in 3, Rockies rally past Diamondbacks 6-4 PHOENIX (AP) — Ryan McMahon hit a tiebreaking, two-run double in the seventh inning to make up for a costly error, and the Colorado Rockies added on in a 6-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night. McMahon had three hits and three RBIs....
07:17, 06/20/2019

Williamson homers in return, Giants beat Rockies 14-4 DENVER (AP) — Mac Williamson wasted no time after being promoted from Triple-A Sacramento, homering and driving in four runs to help the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 14-4 on Tuesday night. It was just the Giants’ third win in ...
08:17, 05/08/2019

Blackmon hits 2 HRs, Gray Ks 10 as Rockies beat Padres 9-6 DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon homered twice to back a 10-strikeout start from Jon Gray, and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 9-6 on Thursday night despite two homers from Manny Machado. Blackmon added a two-run triple and finished with...
10:34, 06/14/2019

Marte homers from both sides, Diamondbacks beat Rockies 10-9 Switch-hitting Ketel Marte homered from both sides of the plate for the third time this season and the Arizona Diamondbacks fended off Colorado's late rally to beat Rockies 10-9        ...
08:51, 05/04/2019

Rockies option INF Rodgers to Triple-A, recall RHP Tinoco DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have recalled right-handed pitcher Jesus Tinoco from Triple-A Albuquerque and have optioned infielder Brendan Rodgers to the Isotopes. Rodgers was the organization’s top prospect when he was recalled May 17. H...
02:17, 06/16/2019

Villar, Nunez homer as Orioles beat Rockies 9-6. DENVER (AP) — Andrew Cashner tried to give the tired Baltimore bullpen a breather, but fatigue ended his night early. Josh Lucas rescued him and his fellow Orioles relievers with a strong performance in a tough environment. Lucas threw three shutout ...
12:17, 05/26/2019

AP source: Top Rockies prospect Rodgers expected in majors DENVER (AP) — A person with knowledge of the situation says the Colorado Rockies are expected to call up top prospect Brendan Rodgers for a weekend series in Philadelphia. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Weaver solid as Diamondbacks power past Rockies 9-2 Luke Weaver pitched seven strong innings, Nick Ahmed and Carson Kelly hit back-to-back home runs in a three-run second and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Colorado Rockies 9-2 for their ninth win in 11 games        ...
06:17, 05/05/2019

Arenado homers, Rockies score 2 in 9th to beat Orioles 8-7 DENVER (AP) — Tony Wolters had three singles but it was his flyout that gave the Colorado Rockies a much-needed victory. Wolters hit a game-ending sacrifice fly with the bases loaded and Colorado scored twice in the bottom of the ninth inning to rall...
05:17, 05/27/2019

Padres-Rockies offensive show ends in least fitting way possible DENVER — In a historically high-scoring series, the outcome was decided by a pinch-hitting pitcher. On a bases-loaded walk, no less, off a starter who was making his first major league relief appearance. That seems appropriate for such a wacky series...
07:00, 06/17/2019

Padres, Rockies score modern-era most 92 runs in 4-game set DENVER (AP) — The Padres and Rockies set a modern-era record by combining for 92 runs in a four-game series, with San Diego pitcher Matt Strahm drawing a pinch-hit, bases-loaded walk in the ninth inning to rally past Colorado 14-13 Sunday. It was jus...
04:51, 06/17/2019

Peter Frampton opens up about his health issues, new album Peter Frampton is trying to record and perform as much as he can before health issues affect his music.        ...
19:00, 05/30/2019

10 films to watch at Cannes | Peter Bradshaw's picks Jim Jarmusch’s starry zombie horror opens, Quentin Tarantino returns and rising director Alice Furtado makes her debut•Cannes 2019 party kicks off as clouds of controversy gatherDir Quentin TarantinoTarantino’s new black comedy-drama stars Leonardo D...
00:17, 05/14/2019

Peter Trego helps Somerset set up One-Day Cup final against Hampshire • Trego’s 73 helps Somerset to 115-run win over Nottinghamshire• Holders Hampshire beat Lancashire by four wicketsSomerset will face the holders Hampshire in the One-Day Cup final after convincing wins over Nottinghamshire and Lancashire in Sunday’s ...
00:17, 05/13/2019

| Malawi narrowly re-elects Peter Mutharika: commission Malawian President Peter Mutharika has been narrowly re-elected for a second five-year term following a hotly-contested vote, according to the country's electoral commission....
13:34, 05/28/2019

Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew dies aged 74 Mark Hamill and William Shatner among those paying tribute to Star Wars star: ‘A big man with a bigger heart’The family of Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the original Star Wars franchise, has announced his death on Twitter on Thursday. He was ...
03:00, 05/03/2019

Rockies activate All-Stars Blackmon, Davis from injured list NEW YORK (AP) — The surging Colorado Rockies just got two All-Stars back from the injured list. Right fielder Charlie Blackmon and closer Wade Davis were activated Friday before the opener of a three-game series against the New York Mets. Blackmon wa...
01:51, 06/08/2019

Harper, Realmuto power Phillies past Rockies 7-5 for sweep Bryce Harper homered for the second straight day and pinch-hitter J.T. Realmuto also went deep to help the Philadelphia Phillies complete a three-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies with a 7-5 victory        ...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Murphy hits RBI single in 10th, Rockies beat Arizona 11-10 DENVER (AP) — Daniel Murphy hit an RBI single in the 10th inning to lead the Colorado Rockies to an 11-10 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Thursday. The Rockies swept the four-game series and extended their winning streak to five games. Color...
04:00, 05/31/2019

David Dahl’s two-run homer carries Rockies past Giants 2-0 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — David Dahl hit a two-run homer in the third that held up for Jon Gray, and the Colorado Rockies snapped a three-game skid by beating the San Francisco Giants 2-0 on Monday night. Gray (8-5) struck out six in six innings, allowing...
07:17, 06/25/2019

Watch: Rockies' Blackmon records 15 hits in four-game series Colorado Rockies outfielder Charlie Blackmon set a Major League record this weekend after recording 15 hits in a four-game series against the rival San Diego Padres....
19:34, 06/17/2019

Hoffman’s solid outing leads Rockies past Diamondbacks 5-4 DENVER (AP) — Jeff Hoffman pitched five solid innings and beat out an infield single to drive in a key run as the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4 on Wednesday night. Brendan Rodgers had a two-run single and Trevor Story added three...
09:00, 05/30/2019

MLB roundup: Story walk-off leads Rockies past Orioles Trevor Story hit two home runs, including a two-run, walk-off homer in the ninth inning, and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-6 on Friday night in Denver....
13:34, 05/25/2019

Struggling Rockies lefty Kyle Freeland optioned to Triple-A DENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies are sending left-hander Kyle Freeland to Triple-A Albuquerque to work on his mechanics after a rough start to the season. Freeland is 2-6 with a 7.13 ERA and nowhere near the form he displayed a season ago, when he ...
01:51, 06/01/2019

Trevor Story homers twice, Rockies rout Blue Jays 13-6 Trevor Story hit a pair of two-run homers as part of a career-high seven-RBI night and the Colorado Rockies beat the slumping Toronto Blue Jays 13-6 for their sixth straight win        ...
06:51, 06/01/2019

Padres, Rockies game delayed by puddle in foul territory DENVER (AP) — The game between the San Diego Padres and Colorado Rockies was temporarily delayed by a puddle on a sunny afternoon at Coors Field. Water began pooling in foul territory along the right field line Sunday, and umpires halted the game in ...
23:17, 06/16/2019

Actor Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca from 'Star Wars,' dies at 74 Peter Mayhew passed in North Texas surrounded by his family on the evening of April 30, according to a statement posted to the late actor's Twitter account....
06:51, 05/03/2019

Artist Peter Max’s wife found dead in a suspected suicide NEW YORK (AP) — The wife of the artist Peter Max has died in a suspected suicide amid a family fight over her husband’s work. New York City Police say Mary Max was found dead Sunday in her apartment. She was 52. Her attorney, John Markham, says...
23:51, 06/11/2019

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the ‘Star Wars’ films, dies at 74 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the “Star Wars” films, has died. Mayhew’s family said in a statement Thursday that he died at his home in Texas on Tuesday. He was 74. No cause was given. The 7-foot-3 M...
04:00, 05/03/2019

Peter Sagan wins opening stage of the Tour of California SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Peter Sagan has had trouble finding his way to the front at the finish this season. Turns out he just needed to get back to the Tour of California. The three-time road cycling world champion, and the winningest rider in race...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Cannes 2019: Peter Bradshaw's picks – and Palme d'Or predictions Our chief critic’s considered verdict on new movies from big-hitters Almodóvar, Tarantino, Malick and Loach, as well as the buzz around homegrown talent Céline SciammaThis has been an excellent Cannes, despite a middling opener from Jim Jarmusch – a ...
18:51, 05/24/2019

Spider-Man: Far From Home's Stealth Suit Was Almost Too Cool for Peter Parker Peter Parker lives a pretty cool life—one that gets a bit cooler in Spider-Man: Far From Home (even if he doesn’t want it to) when superspy Nick Fury shows up and gives him a mission. The endeavor gives Peter a new costume to play with...one that, at...
06:51, 05/15/2019

How Spider-Man: Far From Home Brings Peter Parker Back Down to Earth On the UK set of Spider-Man: Far From Home last summer, one question was on the minds of press: How does Peter Parker’s next solo adventure deal with the cataclysmic events of Avengers: Infinity War and Endgame? We didn’t get to find out, obviously. ...
15:34, 05/08/2019

Papua New Guinea's prime minister, Peter O’Neill, resigns Parliament in turmoil as O’Neill speaks of a ‘need for change’ after series of high-profile defectionsPeter O’Neill, the prime minister of Papua New Guinea, has resigned after weeks of high-level defections from his ruling party.O’Neill told a news c...
07:51, 05/26/2019

'Star Wars' Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew dies at 74 Most famous for portraying the beloved 200-year-old Wookie, Peter Mayhew was also an author and philanthropist. Legions of fans have expressed their affection for the man behind the beloved character on social media....
07:51, 05/03/2019

Artist Peter Max allegedly taken advantage of in wild fraud cases Peter Max, the 1960s artist and pop icon known for his psychedelic images bursting with colors, The New York Times reported, has allegedly been taken advantage of in wild fraud cases involving family and friends....
06:00, 05/29/2019

Chewbacca In "Star Wars" Saga Peter Mayhew Dies At 74 Actor Peter Mayhew, who won over fans worldwide as the Wookiee warrior Chewbacca in the blockbuster "Star Wars" movies, has died at the age of 74, his family announced on Thursday....
07:34, 05/03/2019

Peter King: ‘It’s silly to think’ Redskins QB Joe Theismann was an all-time great The longtime NFL writer thinks it’s “really weird” that Theismann would even suggest rookie Dwayne Haskins needed his blessing to wear his former number....
23:17, 05/06/2019

In the New Spider-Man: Far From Home Trailer, Peter Parker Reckons With the Endgame Seriously. If you have not seen Avengers: Endgame yet, you’re not going to want to watch this new trailer for Spider-Man: Far From Home. But if you have? You’re in for a treat.Read more......
16:00, 05/06/2019

‘Star Wars’ Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew dies at age 74 FORT WORTH (KXAS) – North Texan Peter Mayhew, best known for his role as Chewbacca, died on Tuesday. His family released a statement saying Mayhew died on Tuesday evening at his North Texas home, with his family by his side. The family of Pete...
12:17, 05/03/2019

Boson predictor Peter Higgs: a fundamentally modest physicist They called it the God particle and then the "elusive" one. But they found the Higgs boson in the end. And British physicist and Nobel Laureate Peter Higgs has lived to see the impact of his science....
09:51, 05/29/2019

Say auf wiedersehen to sanity with this eerie trailer for Peter Strickland's In Fabric Peter Strickland, the beguiling art-horror director behind indelible curiosities like Berberian Sound Studio and The Duke Of Burgundy, will soon unveil his latest, an A24 nightmare plucked from the retail counter. Called In Fabric, it spins unease fr...
17:17, 05/29/2019

Peter O’Neill Resigns as Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea Mr. O’Neill’s departure after almost eight years in power comes at a sensitive moment, with China and the West fighting for influence across the region....
14:17, 05/26/2019

‘Star Wars’ mourns Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew Peter Mayhew, the first actor to give us the furry Chewbacca Star Wars character that we’ve grown to love, passed away on Tuesday, aged 74. Mayhew, whose fame is directly associated with the popularity of Star Wars, transformed Chewie into an i...
20:00, 05/03/2019

Top 5 picks make up NBA All-Rookie first team For the first time since the 1984-85 season, the top five selections in the NBA draft made up the NBA's All-Rookie first team that was announced Tuesday....
22:17, 05/21/2019

Rookie call-ups could put your fantasy team over the top On the heels of yet another set of successful minor league call-ups, this time in the form of Astros outfielder Yordan Alvarez and Marlins pitcher Zac Gallen, fantasy baseball owners should already be looking ahead to the next wave. Acquiring proven ...
09:17, 06/23/2019

What Will Zion Williamson Put Up His Rookie Year? Barring some unlikely outcomes—an inspiring protest that gets him out of New Orleans, a defiant but ultimately depressing return to the accursed NCAA—Zion Williamson will suit up for the Pelicans this fall. What will he do there?...
20:17, 05/16/2019

MLB notebook: Padres rookie Paddack sent down San Diego Padres right-hander Chris Paddack, in the midst of a strong rookie season, was surprisingly optioned to Class-A Lake Elsinore (Calif.) on Wednesday....
05:17, 06/13/2019

Watch: Red Sox's Chris Sale sets MLB record with 17 strikeouts in seven innings vs. Rockies Boston Red Sox star Chris Sale struck out 17 batters in just seven innings, setting a Major League Baseball record in a loss to the Colorado Rockies....
16:17, 05/15/2019

Watch: Rockies ball boy flooded by Coors Field sprinkler system A ball boy for the Colorado Rockies found himself surrounded by water while sitting in foul territory during a game against the San Diego Padres at Coors Field in Denver....
19:34, 06/17/2019

Gray's strong outing carries Rockies over Blue Jays 4-2 Jon Gray struck out seven in a solid seven-inning outing, Nolan Arenado singled to extend his hitting streak to 12 games and Daniel Murphy drove in two runs as the Colorado Rockies beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-2        ...
07:17, 06/02/2019

Matz fans 10, Alonso hits 21st HR as Mets beat Rockies 5-3 Steven Matz struck out 10, Pete Alonso moved closer to the Mets' rookie home run record and New York beat the Colorado Rockies 5-3       ...
07:34, 06/09/2019

Hoffman's solid outing leads Rockies past Diamondbacks 5-4 Jeff Hoffman pitched five solid innings and beat out an infield single to drive in a key run as the Colorado Rockies beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-4        ...
08:17, 05/30/2019

The Bachelorette's Peter the Pilot "Is Falling Very Hard" For Hannah in Sneak Peek Luke P. isn't the only one already falling in love with Hannah Brown. He doesn't actually use the word "love" in the exclusive Bachelorette clip above, but boy is Peter......
17:17, 05/23/2019

The New Silk Roads by Peter Frankopan review – the present and future of the world Power is shifting eastwards ... travels in central Asia prompt a breezy analysis of how the world will beAt the beginning of the 20th century, when the British empire spanned a sixth of the world, the geographer Halford Mackinder gave a lecture to th...
14:51, 05/11/2019

Peter Hickman could drop hybrid bike Isle of Man Senior TT plan Peter Hickman is now considering running his Superbike in the Isle of Man Senior TT, having previously said he would race the hybrid BMW he won the SBK race with...
19:17, 06/06/2019

Rep. Peter King blasts Mueller for not announcing probe results sooner ​Rep. Peter King slammed special counsel Robert Mueller for not informing President Trump and the American public sooner that there was no collusion between the Russians and Trump or his campaign associates....
23:51, 05/05/2019

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in Iconic ‘Star Wars’ Films, Dies at 74 (LOS ANGELES) — Actor Peter Mayhew, who played shaggy, towering Chewbacca in several of the “Star Wars” films, has died, his family said Thursday. He was 74. Mayhew died at his home in Texas on Tuesday, according to a family stateme...
02:00, 05/03/2019

Peter Mayhew, the Actor Behind Chewbacca’s Mask in ‘Star Wars,’ Dies at 74 Mr. Mayhew played Han Solo’s menacing-seeming yet cuddly siekick and co-pilot in the original “Star Wars” trilogy and two later films in the franchise....
22:34, 05/03/2019

Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann spill the secrets to their 15-year marriage Mariska Hargitay and Peter Hermann have been together for 18 years, married for 15, and parents to three kids -- and now they're revealing the key to keeping their relationship healthy and strong despite being a celebrity couple....
14:17, 06/13/2019

New ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ trailer reveals Peter Parker’s biggest mistake Nearly two months have passed since the Avengers: Endgame premiere. Our favorite heroes saved the world from Thanos at a huge cost to their team. Not only did we lose three of the original six Avengers — although just two of them are really dea...
05:00, 06/20/2019

Doncic, Young unanimous NBA All-Rookie first-teamers NEW YORK (AP) — Dallas’ Luka Doncic and Atlanta’s Trae Young are unanimous first-team selections for the NBA All-Rookie team. Phoenix’s Deandre Ayton, Memphis’ Jaren Jackson and Sacramento’s Marvin Bagley III are also on...
21:34, 05/21/2019

Rookie CG for Rangers wraps up doubleheader sweep over A’s ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Adrian Sampson threw a four-hitter for his first career complete game, and the Texas Rangers wrapped up a doubleheader sweep over the Oakland Athletics with a 3-1 win Saturday night. Sampson (5-3) struck out seven and walked o...
10:51, 06/09/2019

Rookie Swanson gets first win, Mariners blast Indians 10-0 CLEVELAND (AP) — Rookie Erik Swanson didn’t give up a hit until the sixth inning and got his first win, and Jay Bruce blasted a grand slam as the Seattle Mariners snapped a six-game losing streak with a 10-0 blowout of the Cleveland Indians on ...
23:34, 05/05/2019

Gilgeous-Alexander Named to NBA All-Rookie Second Team Los Angeles Clippers’ Shai Gilgeous-Alexander (2) shoots during an NBA basketball game between Los Angeles Clippers and Portland Trail Blazers, Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Ringo H.W. Chiu) LEXINGTON, Ky. – Once an overloo...
23:17, 05/21/2019

Rookie Yamamoto blanks Cardinals again, Marlins win 6-0 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Rookie Jordan Yamamoto dazzled again, matching his first career start by pitching seven scoreless innings against St. Louis, and the Miami Marlins beat the Cardinals 6-0 on Tuesday night. Yamamoto (2-0) allowed two hits, struck out s...
05:34, 06/19/2019

First look at rookie minicamps: The top picks in the 2019 NFL draft NFL rookies, including Clelin Ferrell, hit the practice fields with their new teams for the first time, giving a glimpse of the future -- and the work ahead....
03:51, 05/06/2019

White Sox place top rookie Eloy Jiménez on IL Chicago White Sox rookie Eloy Jiménez was placed on the 10-day injured list with a high right ankle sprain        ...
19:51, 04/28/2019

Jays rookie Biggio gets first hit, homer in majors Heralded Blue Jays rookie Cavan Biggio got his first three major league hits Sunday, including his first home run, and his Hall of Fame father was at Rogers Centre to witness it....
08:00, 05/27/2019

Yankees make Chris Paddack look like just another rookie Chris Paddack arrived in The Bronx as one of the season’s breakout stars. The 23-year-old departed his first game at Yankee Stadium looking like a rookie for the first time. Entering Wednesday having allowed four home runs all season, the Padres righ...
12:00, 05/30/2019

Titans sign 6 to roster after trying out at rookie minicamp NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with wide receiver Cody Hollister and five other players who tried out for the team during a rookie minicamp. The Titans announced the moves Monday after wrapping up their three-day ro...
00:51, 05/14/2019

Rookie’s homer in 13th helps Red Sox get some rest TORONTO — Michael Chavis got his team a win and his teammates some rest. Rafael Devers joined an exclusive club of young Red Sox sluggers who have homered in three straight games, Chavis hit a tiebreaking homer in the 13th inning and Boston beat the ...
07:34, 05/23/2019

Yankees Greet Padres Rookie With Two Homers Right Off the Bat It was the 10th time in franchise history the Yankees began a game with back-to-back homers, and they came off Chris Paddack, who entered the game with a 1.93 E.R.A....
01:00, 05/30/2019

Fantasy owners should be wary when it comes to rookie pitchers When Albert Pujols burst onto the scene from virtual obscurity in 2001, fantasy baseball owners’ quests to find the next big thing began to rapidly climb the priority list on draft day. When Mike Trout emerged as the can’t-miss, must-have rookie in 2...
08:34, 06/02/2019

Padres, Rockies combine for record-setting scoring explosion in four-game series The Coors Field series between NL West rivals breaks a 90-year-old MLB record with 92 runs scored in the four-game set.       ...
03:17, 06/17/2019

Watch: Harrison Ford says Peter Mayhew had 'dignity and class' on 'Tonight Show' Harrison Ford appeared on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" where he paid tribute to his friend and "Star Wars" co-star, the late Peter Mayhew....
16:17, 05/24/2019

Harrison Ford pens a very sweet tribute to his "dear friend," Peter Mayhew The public perception of Harrison Ford is that he’s not a terribly sentimental guy—bordering on stand-offish, or even gruff. But of course, when we see Ford emotionally react to things, it’s usually in the process of talking to the press, a scenario ...
06:51, 05/03/2019

Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in ‘Star Wars,’ has died, his family says Peter Mayhew, the actor best known for playing the character Chewbacca in the ‘Star Wars’ movie series, died on Tuesday, his family announced on his Twitter page. He was 74 years old....
08:34, 05/03/2019

Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in 'Star Wars' movies, dies British-born actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca the Wookiee, the loyal, furry cohort of space buccaneer Han Solo in five of the "Star Wars" movies, has died at age 74, his family said on Thursday....
01:51, 05/03/2019

'Star Wars' cast, crew mourn Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew Members of the "Star Wars" film franchise, including Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and Billy Dee Williams, shared remembrances of Peter Mayhew following the Chewbacca actor's death....
20:00, 05/03/2019

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dies at 74, Star Wars Family Pay Tributes Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in the Star Wars franchise, died aged 74 on Tuesday from a heart attack at his home in Texas, his family announced on Twitter Thursday....
10:17, 05/03/2019

The Blues' Stunning Stanley Cup Run Was Keyed by a Rookie Goaltender St. Louis’ worst-to-first campaign began after the team called up Jordan Binnington from the minor leagues in mid-December. In Game 7 of the Finals, he turned into a brick wall against the Bruins’ attack....
17:34, 06/13/2019

Why Pete Alonso could be left off Rookie of the Year ballots Pete Alonso is on the path to the best season ever by a Mets rookie position player. Yet, he may not win NL Rookie of the Year and might not even appear on every ballot. With the season one-third complete, the NL Rookie race is setting up as the best...
00:51, 05/26/2019

W.N.B.A. Rookie Han Xu Brings Hope for a Deeper Connection to China Han, a second-round draft pick of the Liberty, is one of the two tallest players in the league. She’s often compared to Yao Ming, the former N.B.A. All-Star, in terms of potential impact....
07:00, 05/11/2019

Rookie Trysten Hill building on 1st impression with Cowboys Dallas Cowboys rookie Trysten Hill trying to build on first impression after questions about relationship with coaching staff from final season at UCF        ...
03:17, 05/11/2019

Steelers rookie dumps Browns theme in home New Steeler Justin Layne promised on draft night "we're taking all the Browns stuff down" from his Cleveland home. Layne wasn't lying, and his dad had his back....
21:51, 05/10/2019

Jaguars sign 5 tryout players following 3-day rookie camp JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Jaguars have signed five tryout players, including two tight ends, following a three-day rookie minicamp Sunday. The Jaguars signed Central Florida tight end Michael Colubiale and Tulane tight end Charles Jo...
22:17, 05/12/2019

Buccaneers sign 5 of 8 draft picks on eve of rookie minicamp TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed five of the club’s eight selections from last month’s NFL draft, including second-round cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting and fourth-round outside linebacker Anthony Nelson. The team al...
01:34, 05/10/2019

Rookie Tatis Jr. returns to Padres after missing 34 games SAN DIEGO (AP) — Prized rookie shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. is back with the San Diego Padres and vowing to play at full speed after missing 34 games with a strained left hamstring. He was scheduled to bat leadoff when the Padres opened a four-game s...
02:00, 06/07/2019

Jaguars rookie Williams has huge opportunity with Smith gone JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Quincy Williams forgot to take his watch off before his first workout with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Friday. He looked down and noticed it wrapped around his wrist following the first pseudo practice of a three-day rookie ...
00:17, 05/11/2019

This Browns rookie had a remarkable, fib-filled journey to Cleveland Damon Sheehy-Guiseppi is on the Cleveland Browns' roster largely because he lied his way into an NFL workout session.        ...
16:17, 05/29/2019

New York Knicks rookie RJ Barrett reveals where his NFL allegiances lay New York Knicks rookie R.J. Barrett will look to make a great first impression in his first NBA season but a recent revelation may have some fans calling for a foul instead....
03:34, 06/25/2019

Rookie trifecta: Smith delivers 3rd straight walk-off for LA LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hours after being called up from the minors, Will Smith connected for a pinch-hit, three-run homer with two outs in the ninth inning that lifted the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Colorado Rockies 6-3 Sunday. It was the third straigh...
07:34, 06/24/2019

Nationals rookie outfielder Robles departs with injury WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals outfielder Victor Robles has left the game against the Atlanta Braves with an undisclosed injury in the second inning. Robles went down to a knee in center during Nick Markakis’ at-bat Saturday, and manage...
07:17, 06/23/2019

An NFL rookie was shot just hours after he was drafted by the New York Giants A college football player was fatally shot and another just drafted by the New York Giants was injured early Sunday morning in Topeka, Kansas, Washburn University said....
05:17, 04/29/2019

Rookie Alvarez homers again, Astros top Blue Jays 7-2 Yordan Alvarez homered again and Jack Mayfield hit three doubles as Houston's rookies delivered in a big way, leading the Astros over the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2       ...
02:00, 06/16/2019

Rookie Alvarez homers again as Astros beat Brewers 10-8 HOUSTON (AP) — Rookie Yordan Alvarez hit one of Houston’s four home runs to become the first player in franchise history to homer in his first two major league games and lead the Astros to a 10-8 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Tuesday night....
05:34, 06/12/2019

Two rookie defensive dynamos looking to make Jets contender The omnipresent specter of Tom Brady somehow still hovers over the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center. Until there is visual evidence of Brady requiring the use of a cane, or until Gisele convinces him to retire, Sam Darnold won’t be able to topple...
12:17, 05/11/2019

Family says Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in the “Star Wars” films, has died at age 74 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Family says Peter Mayhew, actor who played Chewbacca in the “Star Wars” films, has died at age 74....
04:00, 05/03/2019

Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dead at 74: Star Wars Cast and More Celebs React May the force be with Peter Mayhew, who passed away at the age of 74 on Tuesday evening, his family shared. "The family of Peter Mayhew, with deep love and sadness, regrets to share......
05:51, 05/03/2019

Michael Fassbender, Jamie Foxx, and Peter Dinklage tapped for Wild Bunch reboot It seems that each day brings a new round of reboot news. Up next: previously reported The Wild Bunch, a 1969 Sam Peckinpah Western about a group of past-their-prime outlaws who are looking for one last score. Per an update from Deadline, Michael Fa...
03:17, 05/18/2019

How Peter Mayhew Taught Joonas Suotamo to Play Chewbacca at ‘Wookiee Boot Camp’ For people to remember something, it needs to be unique. Peter Mayhew, who died April 30 at 74, made Chewbacca unique just by being real — even though Chewie happens to live in space in a fantastical world. Even though the character easily lose...
05:17, 05/09/2019

Mary Max, wife of famed artist Peter Max, kills herself in Upper West Side apartment Mary Max, the wife of world-renowned psychedelic artist Peter Max, killed herself in her Upper West Side apartment over the weekend, police said Monday. Mary Max, 52, died of nitrogen asphyxiation and was discovered in her apartment on Riverside Driv...
11:00, 06/11/2019

Order of Canada recipient Peter Dalglish found guilty of child sex assault in Nepal An Order of Canada recipient has been found guilty of sexually assaulting children in Nepal after a police investigation and trial his lawyers describe as a travesty of justice....
01:51, 06/12/2019

‘My Peter’: Rising influence of controversial Trump trade adviser Navarro concerns his critics The effectiveness of Navarro’s approach will be put to the test if Trump follows through on his threats and musings about implementing tariffs and tightening U.S. trade practices....
08:17, 06/13/2019

Star Wars Battlefront II Players And Developers Pay Tribute To Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Earlier this week, we learned that Star Wars legend Peter Mayhew, the actor who played Chewbacca in multiple films, had passed away on April 30, 2019. Many of his fellow actors, friends, and fans have mourned the loss and now Star Wars Battlefront II...
18:34, 05/04/2019

ERC rookie Žala hoping “energy from Lithuania flows over” into Poland "Vaidotas Žala will look to carry over his impressive debut pace in the FIA European Rally Championship when he contests PZM 76th Rally Poland later this month."...
12:34, 06/06/2019

Fantasy Football: Five under-the-radar rookie sleepers to target in 2019 Jamey Eisenberg has five under-the-radar rookies who could make an impact in re-draft leagues this year, including the potential best running back in Kansas City and the potential No. 1 receiver in San Francisco....
21:17, 05/23/2019

Padres vs. Blue Jays: Take a shot on San Diego and its stud rookie We’re fast and now we’re first. If you are reading this, you are not alone. According to a new quarterly book from the Alliance for Audited Media, your Sunday New York Post (Amed Rosario) has blown past the lazy Daily News (Robinson Cano) in circulat...
20:00, 05/26/2019

Colts rookie receiver Parris Campbell turns heads on Day 1 Parris Campbell, a second-round pick out of Ohio State, made a fast impression on Day 1 of the Indianapolis Colts' rookie minicamp.        ...
07:51, 05/04/2019

South Korean rookie Lee grabs share of Connecticut lead PGA Tour rookie Lee Kyoung-hoon of South Korea used a hot start and two back-nine birdies to move into a six-way share of the lead after the first round lead of the Travelers Championship in Cromwell, Connecticut on Thursday....
04:34, 06/21/2019

Rookie Sacramento police officer killed in domestic disturbance A rookie police officer in California's capital city has died after she was shot at the scene of a domestic dispute, spurring a standoff and exchange of gunfire with the suspect, who surrendered early on Thursday, police said....
01:34, 06/21/2019

Pete Alonso is studying more than pitchers to avoid rookie wall LOS ANGELES — Pete Alonso still meticulously records his at-bats in a notebook after every game for the simple reason he tends to remember information better when he handwrites it instead of typing on a keyboard. The Mets rookie entered Monday in som...
06:34, 05/28/2019

Rookie Sacramento police officer killed, stand-off ensues A rookie police officer in Sacramento, California, died after she was shot while answering a domestic disturbance call late on Wednesday, spurring an eight-hour standoff with the suspect, who fired his rifle "off and on" for hours, police said....
16:51, 06/20/2019

Liberty’s teenage rookie embracing pressure of Yao Ming comparisons For a 19-year-old center from China, being compared to Yao Ming is high praise — and heavy pressure. When it’s coming from new Liberty owner Joe Tsai — one of the richest men in China — even more so. Good thing Han Xu cannot only handle it, but embra...
11:17, 05/06/2019

Jaguars agree to terms with 21 undrafted rookie free agents The Jacksonville Jaguars have agreed to terms with 21 undrafted rookie free agents, including seven defensive backs        ...
23:34, 04/28/2019

Redskins rookie class packed with college captains. It’s not by accident. The Redskins have needed more leadership in their locker room. While many are praising their current draft class for its ability on the field, many also bring off-the-field qualities....
01:00, 05/12/2019

Rookie Rosenqvist claims 1st pole at IndyCar Grand Prix INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Swedish rookie Felix Rosenqvist won the pole for Saturday’s IndyCar Grand Prix by edging teammate Scott Dixon in qualifying Friday. Rosenqvist finished with a fast lap of 1 minute, 8.2785 seconds. Dixon, of New Zealand, made...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Padres rookie shortstop Tatis Jr. leaves game with injury San Diego Padres rookie shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr. left Sunday's game against the Washington Nationals with an injury after stretching for a throw at second base....
00:51, 04/29/2019

Mets’ Pete Alonso wins NL Rookie of the Month for April Pete Alonso’s monster first month with the Mets did not go unnoticed. On Thursday, the slugging first baseman was named National League Rookie of the Month after finishing April with nine home runs, which tied the franchise record of most homers befo...
08:51, 05/03/2019

Rookie signings: Cardinals' Murray inks $35.1 million deal Arizona Cardinals quarterback and No. 1 overall draft pick Kyler Murray signed his rookie contract on Thursday, a four-year deal worth $35.1 million fully guaranteed. Like all first-round pacts, it includes a fifth-year team option....
04:51, 05/10/2019

Titans agree to terms with 2 draft picks before rookie camp NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with outside linebacker D’Andre Walker and linebacker David Long, the first of their six draft picks to get contracts. The Titans also announced Thursday they have agreed to term...
01:34, 05/10/2019

MLB power rankings: Rockies are coming on strong, but can they even make a dent in Dodgers' huge lead? The Dodgers are the class of the National League West, but the Rockies are the biggest risers in this week's power rankings.        ...
18:17, 06/03/2019

Tilray and Peter Thiel-backed fund strike deal to release its shares gradually over the next two years Tilray struck a deal with its majority shareholder, a Peter Thiel-backed fund, to sell the fund's stake gradually over the next two years, the Canadian pot company announced Monday....
12:51, 06/10/2019

Late Night review – battle of words in the TV writers' room | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week Mindy Kaling stirs up the stale, male writing team behind Emma Thompson’s talk show in this warm and witty comedy‘I wish I was a woman of colour so I could get a job with zero qualification!” The authentic voice of establishment self-pity is given he...
18:00, 06/05/2019

Harrison Ford honored late Chewbacca actor Peter Mayhew at the Galaxy’s Edge opening Last night, Star Wars fans rejoiced as the new Galaxy’s Edge attraction at the Disneyland park in Southern California officially opened for business. There to help Disney CEO Bob Iger kick off the festivities was George Lucas, Billy Dee Williams, Mar...
18:34, 05/30/2019

Facebook's crypto project echoes board member Peter Thiel's original vision for PayPal If Facebook succeeds in scaling its blockchain payments project to its more than 2 billion users, the company will deliver on Peter Thiel's original vision of online payments....
22:51, 05/08/2019

High Life review – Robert Pattinson heads for infinity and beyond | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week An astronaut on an odyssey to a distant black hole faces the challenges of parenting – and existential panic – in Claire Denis’ superbly eerie, mysterious space dramaClaire Denis’s deep-space trauma High Life is an Old Testament parable catapulted fo...
00:17, 05/09/2019

San Diego Padres send rookie right-hander Chris Paddack to Class A Despite a strong start, Chris Paddack has been optioned to Class A, where he'll have a reduced workload before rejoining the Padres rotation.       ...
04:00, 06/13/2019

Fantasy Football Rookie-Only Mock Draft: Josh Jacobs goes No. 1, but where did all the WRs land? Our CBS Sports staff recently held a 12-team PPR rookie-only mock draft. Jamey Eisenberg breaks down the results, including some of his favorite picks like Darrell Henderson, Andy Isabella and Justice Hill....
22:34, 05/14/2019

Rookie Herta fastest ahead of Rosenqvist in IndyCar Grand Prix FP2 Colton Herta went fastest for Harding Steinbrenner Racing-Honda in second free practice for the IndyCar Grand Prix on the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road course...
04:34, 05/11/2019

Giants rookie Corey Ballentine participates in OTA practice one month after being shot Giants sixth-round pick and former Division II Washburn star Corey Ballentine took part in team drills Tuesday, one month after being shot.        ...
21:34, 05/28/2019

Four reasons No. 1 NBA draft pick Zion Williamson won't win Rookie of the Year The New Orleans Pelicans have said they are building their team around Zion Williamson, but that comes with added pressure to perform.       ...
13:51, 06/21/2019

Jets rookie Bless Austin pledges to be all-time great despite hurdles Bless Austin joins the Jets with a lofty goal in mind. The Queens native and former Rutgers cornerback has played just five games in the past two seasons thanks to knee injuries that ended both years with surgeries. The Jets took him in the sixth rou...
04:51, 05/12/2019

Mets’ Pete Alonso has shot at bunch of rookie homer records CHICAGO — Pete Alonso is moving fast toward multiple rookie records. By blasting his 26th homer in Saturday’s first inning, the Mets first baseman tied Darryl Strawberry’s franchise rookie record for homers in a season. Alonso also broke Cody Belling...
10:00, 06/23/2019

Bengals rookie Rodney Anderson expects to be ready for training camp Cincinnati Bengals rookie running back Rodney Anderson expects to be ready for training camp after missing most of Oklahoma's 2018 season with a knee injury....
04:00, 05/20/2019

Luka Dončić, True To Form, Dominates Rookie Of The Year Voting Dallas Mavericks sensation Luka Dončić won Rookie of the Year honors Monday night at the annual NBA Awards, inexplicably broadcast live on TNT, which presumably ran out of rerun episodes of Bones with which to fill their primetime schedule....
05:17, 06/25/2019

Pete Alonso crushes Mets’ rookie home run record in style Another record down for Pete Alonso. And there are plenty left to be shattered. The Amazin’ first baseman launched his 27th home run of the season to center field in the fourth inning of Sunday’s game against the Chicago Cubs. The 454 ft....
22:34, 06/23/2019

ABC's 2019 Fall TV Schedule Revealed: Rookie On the Move, Station 19 Heads to Midseason Fear not, Grey's Anatomy remains on Thursdays at 8 p.m. on ABC. The Disney-owned network revealed its fall 2019 TV schedule featuring very little changes. Rookie moves to a new night,......
17:51, 05/14/2019

Cowboys rookie Connor McGovern split open his head, then became a New England Patriots fan Connor McGovern, Cowboys 3rd-round OL pick from Penn State, split open his head Super Bowl night 2002, told his parents from ER he'd root for who won        ...
21:17, 05/13/2019

Rookie Nick Bosa, DB Jimmie Ward out for 49ers' off-season program after OTA injuries Rookie Nick Bosa and veteran defensive back Jimmie Ward will miss the remainder of the San Francisco 49ers' off-season program after sustaining injuries during OTAs....
17:17, 05/24/2019

Dodgers make MLB history as rookie lifts team with walk-off homer for third night in a row The Dodgers' Matt Beaty, Alex Verdugo and Will Smith became the first set of rookie teammates to hit back-to-back-to-back walk-off homers.       ...
10:51, 06/24/2019

Daniel Jones ready to stand up to criticism in debut at Giants rookie camp Daniel Jones and the Giants were both heavily criticized after New York selected the Duke quarterback with the No. 6 overall pick in the NFL draft.        ...
07:51, 05/04/2019

Rookie goalie Jordan Binnington makes history in St. Louis Blues' Game 6 win St. Louis rookie goalie Jordan Binnington achieved another historic milestone as the Blues defeated the San Jose Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals....
20:34, 05/22/2019

BTCC rookie Smith barred from Croft session for breaking test rules British Touring Car Championship newcomer Rob Smith was barred from taking part in the opening practice session at Croft as the MG6 racer was found to have broken testing rules...
13:00, 06/15/2019

Kyler Murray experiences some foot discomfort in first day of Cardinals rookie mini-camp Despite dealing with foot pain because of new cleats, Kyler Murray kicked off his NFL career with a productive day at the Cardinals' rookie mini-camp.        ...
07:17, 05/11/2019

Cleveland Indians rookie Zach Plesac says he received letter from Boston Red Sox vet after debut Cleveland Indians pitcher Zach Plesac made his major league debut Tuesday against the Boston Red Sox and after the game received a surprise from a player on the opposing team....
18:00, 05/31/2019

Cowboys see key role for rookie RB Tony Pollard in keeping Ezekiel Elliott fresh Ezekiel Elliott will remain the centerpiece of the Cowboys' offense, but rookie RB Tony Pollard could play a big part in his first year.        ...
03:17, 05/11/2019

Giants' Evan Engram praises rookie QB Daniel Jones for picking up playbook New York Giants tight end Evan Engram says rookie quarterback Daniel Jones isn't having much trouble picking up the playbook ahead of the 2019 season....
18:51, 05/17/2019

Giants rookie QB Daniel Jones stays poised as heat of spotlight intensifies Giants rookie Daniel Jones has gotten the most out of his first month in the NFL and he seems ready for more with offseason program winding down.       ...
19:17, 06/11/2019

Meet Tara Lynn, Sports Illustrated’s oldest swimsuit issue rookie She’s making bikini history. Meet Tara Lynn. At 36, she’s the oldest rookie to pose for Sports Illustrated’s storied swimsuit issue. “I’m the eldest, as I like to say,” Lynn tells The Post. “I think that sweetens the deal, and I think that is one of ...
17:17, 05/08/2019

Rookie 2B Michael Chavis fills void, ignites Red Sox offense after slow start Boston has won 11 of 17, largely erasing a 7-13 start, since summoning to replace injured second basemen Dustin Pedroia and Brock Holt.        ...
14:34, 05/08/2019

Watch: Toronto Blue Jays rookie Cavan Biggio records first MLB hit, home run Toronto Blue Jays rookie second baseman Cavan Biggio smacked his first major league hit and home run on Sunday with his Hall of Fame father, Craig Biggio, in attendance....
00:51, 05/27/2019

Dean Cain, Kristy Swanson reinvigorate American theater with MAGA play about Peter Strzok, Lisa Page Last year, we learned that FBI agent Peter Strzok was removed from the Mueller investigation (and subsequently fired) for exchanging anti-Trump texts with Lisa Page, an FBI lawyer with whom he was having an affair. For those with brains still safely ...
02:34, 06/15/2019

Bryant’s 3-run HR gives Cubs 5-2 win over Marlins CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant hit a tiebreaking three-run homer with two out in the ninth inning, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night. With runners on the corners, Bryant drove a 1-2 pitch from Adam Conley (...
06:17, 05/08/2019

New York Giants rookie Daniel Jones welcomed to Yankee Stadium with resounding boos New York Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones has yet to step onto an NFL field and take a professional snap but he is already getting made out to be enemy No. 1 in New York City....
20:17, 06/18/2019

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs before the All-Star break....
20:34, 05/22/2019

Arizona Cardinals rookie Kyler Murray's first NFL autograph sets record at auction Cardinals rookie quarterback is already posting huge numbers in the NFL without even throwing his first official pass.        ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Watch: Mets' Pete Alonso breaks National League rookie home run record New York Mets first baseman Pete Alonso became the first rookie in National League history to hit 26 home runs before the All-Star Break with his homer against the Cubs on Saturday....
03:51, 06/23/2019

Boxing News at Five: Usyk will get in the Joshua-Ruiz heavyweight mix, Hughie Fury to fight Sam Peter on Khan’s Saudi Arabia undercard Oleksandr Usyk confirmed as the mandatory challenger for the WBO heavyweight title, one the belts Andy Ruiz seized from Anthony Joshua The post Boxing News at Five: Usyk will get in the Joshua-Ruiz heavyweight mix, Hughie Fury to fight Sam Peter on K...
20:34, 06/24/2019

MLB power rankings: Rookie slugger Austin Riley on fire as Braves dream of another NL East title Atlanta is looking like a contender since promoting top prospect Austin Riley and the NL East race is going to heat up this summer.        ...
18:34, 05/28/2019

New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso confirms he's seen 'weird stuff' in Vegas when asked about aliens Nevada is one of the major hotspots in the U.S. for UFO sightings and New York Mets rookie Pete Alonso appeared to confirm Tuesday night he has seen some weird things in the state....
18:17, 06/13/2019

Why PECOTA projections were so wrong about the Cubs Remember the preseason formula that put Chicago at the bottom of the NL Central? Two months into the season, it looks like the Cubs are having the last laugh....
18:00, 05/21/2019

| Cubs investigating fan's racist gesture The Chicago Cubs launched an investigation after a fan was caught making a racist gesture behind an African-American television reporter during a broadcast....
22:17, 05/08/2019

Cubs pound Cardinals 13-5 for 7th straight win CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant hit his fourth career grand slam in Chicago’s six-run eighth inning and the Cubs pounded the St. Louis Cardinals 13-5 on Sunday night for their season-high seventh consecutive victory. Willson Contreras, Anthony Rizzo...
05:51, 05/06/2019

Cubs-Cardinals: Why these two teams aren’t going away It’s rare to get a true playoff vibe from MLB games played in early May. But two of the hottest teams on the diamond will square off this week on “Sunday Night Baseball” (ESPN, 7 p.m.). And, they happen to be hated division rivals. It’s the St. Louis...
20:51, 05/05/2019

Hendricks masters Cardinals again in Cubs’ 5-1 win CHICAGO (AP) — Kyle Hendricks tossed one-run ball over seven innings to continue his dominance over St. Louis, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 5-1 win over the Cardinals on Sunday night. Carlos González hit his first homer with the Cubs and Kyle Schwar...
04:51, 06/10/2019

Cubs' Hendricks needs only 81 pitches in shutout Cubs pitcher Kyle Hendricks unspooled an 81-pitch four-hitter to beat the NL Central-leading Cardinals 4-0 on Friday for the fewest pitches in a shutout in the majors since 2012....
07:17, 05/04/2019

Rizzo’s 2-run HR in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night. The Cubs blew early leads and got outscore...
08:17, 06/16/2019

Cubs to option Russell to Triple-A when ban over Citing baseball reasons, Cubs president Theo Epstein said the team will option Addison Russell to Triple-A Iowa when he's eligible to return from his 40-game suspension for violating the league's domestic violence policy on Thursday....
04:17, 05/01/2019

Sources: Cubs considering sportsbook at Wrigley Wrigley Field, or a location just outside of the stadium, could be the site of a sportsbook if discussions the Chicago Cubs have held turn into a reality, multiple sources tell ESPN's David Purdum....
03:17, 06/16/2019

MLB roundup: Cards edge Cubs in 10 Matt Carpenter hit a game-ending, bases-loaded single in the 10th inning to send the host St. Louis Cardinals to a 2-1 victory against the Chicago Cubs on Friday night....
10:34, 06/01/2019

Brewers use 6 pitchers to blank Cubs 7-0 Ryan Braun belted a solo homer and Gio Gonzalez scattered two hits over 5 2/3 innings as the visiting Milwaukee Brewers posted a 7-0 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Friday afternoon....
02:17, 05/11/2019

Cole fans 12 as Astros down Cubs 6-5 Gerrit Cole tied a season high with 12 strikeouts in six solid innings and the Houston Astros reached Cole Hamels early and held on for a 6-5 win over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of an interleague series on Monday       &...
02:17, 05/28/2019

Dodgers outslug Cubs with 4 homers to win 7-3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Cody Bellinger, Max Muncy and David Freese hit two-run homers to back Clayton Kershaw as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-3 Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. The NL West-leading Dodgers rallied from...
10:34, 06/14/2019

Cubs 2B Russell on boos at Wrigley: 'That's on them' Chicago Cubs second baseman Addison Russell returned from a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic-violence policy on Wednesday and heard a chorus of boos from the home crowd at Wrigley Field....
19:00, 05/10/2019

MLB roundup: Cubs stay hot, walk off in 11 Jason Heyward hit a walk-off solo home run in the 11th inning to lift the Chicago Cubs to a 3-2 win over the visiting Miami Marlins on Wednesday night....
11:34, 05/09/2019

San Francisco 49ers Cornerback Richard Sherman Is Ready to Embrace Trump's Favorite Rookie as Long as He Can Play San Francisco 49ers cornerback Richard Sherman is ready to overlook new teammate and resident asshole Nick Bosa, a Trump loving, anti-Colin Kaepernick’s protest against the killing of unarmed black men, women and children....
19:51, 05/07/2019

Carlos González set to make Cubs debut CHICAGO (AP) — Outfielder Carlos González was promoted by the Cubs from Triple-A Iowa and was set to make his Chicago debut. The three-time All-Star was scheduled to bat fifth and play right field Monday against the Los Angeles Angels. The 33-year-ol...
22:17, 06/03/2019

The Latest: Cubs to ban fan ‘indefinitely’ for hand gesture CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the Chicago Cubs’ investigation of a potentially racist hand gesture seen during a broadcast of a game against Miami (all times local): 3:15 p.m. The Chicago Cubs say they are trying to identify the fan who made a p...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Cardinals vs. Cubs: Ride the red-hot Jose Quintana With El Chapo doing life and his brother El Guano in hiding, El Stitcho would like to wish one and all a happy Cinco de Mayo! … Home is where the heart isn’t. Barclay’s Center is quiet after the Nets and “home sick” Islanders failed to win a si...
22:00, 05/05/2019

Cubs' Russell: Have to respect fans' criticism Cubs infielder Addison Russell attempted to walk back comments he made to the Chicago Sun-Times on Thursday in which he seemed critical of fans who boo him....
21:51, 05/10/2019

Cubs investigating fan’s ‘offensive’ hand gesture CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs say they are investigating a fan using what appeared to be an offensive hand gesture associated with racism behind a black television reporter who was on the air. The reporter was Doug Glanville, a former major league ...
11:17, 05/08/2019

Addison Russell’s Cubs return is here, and it is awkward Addison Russell is back, four games after his suspension concluded. The Cubs’ shortstop is returning following a 40-game suspension for violating the sport’s domestic violence policy late last season, according to David Kaplan of NBC Chicago, getting...
22:00, 05/08/2019

Cubs stepping up pursuit of Craig Kimbrel The free-agency rumors are not limited to Dallas Keuchel. The Cubs are pushing hard for closer Craig Kimbrel, according to The Athletic. Kimbrel and Keuchel are the top free agents left after failing to sign deals this offseason. With the MLB Draft s...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Cubs bullpen goes wild, Marlins rally in 9th to win 6-5 CHICAGO (AP) — Pedro Strop walked three batters in the ninth inning and the Miami Marlins took advantage, rallying for three runs to pull out a 6-5 victory Monday night that ended the Chicago Cubs’ winning streak at seven games. Jon Berti hit h...
09:51, 05/07/2019

Cubs ban fan for making apparent racist gesture CHICAGO — The Chicago Cubs have banned indefinitely from Wrigley Field the fan that used what appeared to be a racist hand gesture behind an African American television reporter during a game at their ballpark. The Cubs sent a letter Wednesday to the...
06:17, 05/09/2019

Cubs’ Kyle Hendricks goes on IL with shoulder inflammation LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Cubs have placed starting pitcher Kyle Hendricks on the 10-day injured list with right shoulder inflammation. The move Saturday comes a day after one of the right-hander’s worst outings of the season. He allowed five runs...
02:17, 06/16/2019

Hamels no decision against old club, Cubs top Phillies 8-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Cole Hamels struggled in his first start against his original team, Albert Almora Jr. hit his first career grand-slam and the Chicago Cubs rallied from an early three-run deficit with three homers, beating the Philadelphia Phillies 8-4...
06:34, 05/23/2019

Cubs 1B Rizzo hampered by back tightness CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is out of the starting lineup for their series finale against Milwaukee because of back tightness. Rizzo’s back tightened up on him during Saturday’s 15-inning victory over the Brewers. The ...
01:00, 05/13/2019

Senzel helps Reds pound Cubs 10-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Nick Senzel had three hits, scored four times and cut down a runner at the plate, helping Tanner Roark and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 10-2 on Sunday. Led by Senzel, the top third of Cincinnati’s lineup collected se...
05:17, 05/27/2019

Cubs call up pitching prospect Alzolay The Chicago Cubs called up highly touted pitching prospect Adbert Alzolay and the right-hander is expected to make his major league debut Thursday against the visiting New York Mets....
20:34, 06/20/2019

Mets vs. Cubs: Chicago the pick as Yu Darvish comes in off gem Mayor de Blasio, who is never here, has hired Gregory Russ to be the new NYCHA chief. Russ, who will make $402,000 yearly, will be spending his weekends in Minnesota with family. The perfect hire. … The Mets, looking for a scapegoat, fired pitc...
18:34, 06/21/2019

McNeil powers Mets past Cubs 5-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Jeff McNeil homered and drove in three runs while making his first career start in right field, helping the New York Mets beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Friday. Michael Conforto also connected as the slumping Mets won for just the fourth...
00:34, 06/22/2019

LEADING OFF: Cubs-Brewers in prime time LEADING OFF: Cubs-Brewers settle series in prime time, Oakland closes out wild homestand, Tanaka split out of luck, no Altuve no problem for Astros        ...
11:17, 05/12/2019

Cubs vs. Nationals: Take the under in Scherzer-Hamels battle The Nationals’ Max Scherzer is 2-4, but has still been dominant despite the record and should be involved in a solid pitchers’ duel on Friday with Cole Hamels and the visiting Cubs. Scherzer’s 3.64 ERA is over-inflated given that he has not had...
00:17, 05/18/2019

MLB roundup: Bryant hits three homers in Cubs' win Chicago's Kris Bryant slugged three home runs and drove in five runs, and the Cubs hit six homers in a 14-6 rout of the host Washington Nationals on Friday....
14:17, 05/18/2019

Chatwood fuels Cubs with 2B off childhood friend Cubs pitcher Tyler Chatwood notched his fourth career double off his childhood friend and groomsman Matt Andriese to spark a 15th-inning rally as Chicago won a wild one in Arizona....
08:17, 04/29/2019

Phillies vs. Cubs: Jake Arrieta will be too much for his old team What does $20 million get you these days? In the case of the Cubs, a pitcher in Yu Darvish who is 2-3 with a 5.14 ERA. Darvish has been a massive disappointment and has one of the worst walk rates for a starting pitcher in the MLB, issuing nearly 7.1...
03:34, 05/21/2019

Hendricks 4-hitter as Cubs beat Cards 4-0, win 5th in row Kyle Hendricks needed 81 pitches for a four-hitter, Anthony Rizzo homered for his third straight game and the Chicago Cubs beat the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals 4-0        ...
07:51, 05/04/2019

Jansen holds on as Dodgers edge Cubs Cody Bellinger hit a home run, and closer Kenley Jansen found a bit of redemption as the Los Angeles Dodgers earned a 3-2 victory Sunday over the visiting Chicago Cubs....
06:34, 06/17/2019

Cubs vs. Cardinals: Take Jose Quintana and Chicago Eight champions were crowned in the National Spelling Bee when the judges ran out of words and ESPN ran out of time. “Krzyzewski,” used in a sentence, would have broken the tie. … Rumors swirling that Lori Loughlin’s daughter Olivia Jade, who b...
21:17, 06/01/2019

MLB notebook: Cubs' Russell respects fan criticism Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell seemed to change his tune Friday, one day after his "that's on them" comment toward fans who booed him after his return from a suspension for violating Major League Baseball's domestic abuse policy....
05:17, 05/11/2019

MLB roundup: Cubs' win over Astros marred by fan's injury Kyle Hendricks pitched eight effective innings, Kyle Schwarber and Kris Bryant homered, and the visiting Chicago Cubs averted a series sweep at the hands of the Houston Astros with a 2-1 interleague victory Wednesday....
18:17, 05/30/2019

Dean Cain to play FBI agent and Trump nemesis Peter Strzok in play Dean Cain will play Peter Strzok, the disgraced FBI agent and nemesis of President Trump, in a stage play based on anti-Trump text messages between Strzok and former FBI counsel Lisa Page....
04:34, 05/23/2019

Peter Mayhew as Chewbacca in 'Star Wars': A life in photos Actor Peter Mayhew, known for playing Han Solo's Wookiee pal Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' movies, has died at age 74 at his home in Texas.        ...
03:17, 05/03/2019

Peter Mayhew, best known for playing Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' dies at 74 Peter Mayhew's family announced on Twitter Thursday that the actor, who played the Wookiee Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' died Tuesday.        ...
03:17, 05/03/2019

Don’t judge Hughie Fury on the loss to Kubrat Pulev, warns Peter Fury Peter Fury, trainer and father of Hughie Fury, tells Terry Dooley why the heavyweight division is yet to see the best of his son The post Don’t judge Hughie Fury on the loss to Kubrat Pulev, warns Peter Fury appeared first on Boxing News....
19:00, 05/25/2019

‘I Loved Him.’ Harrison Ford Bids Farewell to Star Wars Co-Star Peter Mayhew Hollywood actor Harrison Ford gave a heartfelt statement on his Star Wars co-star Peter Mayhew’s death on Thursday. “Peter Mayhew was a kind and gentle man, possessed of great dignity and noble character,” Ford said in a statement t...
05:51, 05/03/2019

Blackmon has 4 hits, Desmond hits slam as Rockies top Padres DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon finished with four hits for the third straight game, Ian Desmond hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 14-8 on Saturday night in another wild Coors Field game. Black...
08:17, 06/16/2019

Baez hits tiebreaking HR in 8th, Cubs beat Cardinals 6-5 CHICAGO (AP) — Javier Baez led off the eighth inning with a tiebreaking homer, and the surging Chicago Cubs wiped out a four-run deficit to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-5 on Saturday. Baez drove a 2-2 pitch from John Brebbia (1-1) to right for his ...
01:51, 05/05/2019

MLB roundup: Zobrist, Cubs outlast D-backs in 15 innings Kris Bryant and Willson Contreras homered, and Ben Zobrist broke a tie with a two-run double in a three-run 15th inning as the Chicago Cubs outlasted the Arizona Diamondbacks for a 6-5 victory on Sunday in Phoenix....
12:34, 04/29/2019

Cubs vs. Cardinals: Take Chicago in NL Central grudge match The 62nd annual Puerto Rican Day Parade is Sunday, and history will be made. For the first time the Mayor of New York City will not be there. Bill de Blasio, his campaign on fire, will be in Iowa instead. In addition to the state’s Democratic convent...
04:51, 06/10/2019

Contreras powers Cubs past Giolito, White Sox 7-3 CHICAGO (AP) — Willson Contreras homered twice and drove in five runs, and the Chicago Cubs handed Lucas Giolito his first loss since April by downing the Chicago White Sox 7-3 on Wednesday night. David Bote also connected to help the Cubs bounce bac...
07:17, 06/20/2019

Contreras, Lester lead Cubs past Braves 8-3 Willson Contreras homered and had three RBIs, Jon Lester pitched five-hit ball through six innings and the Chicago Cubs beat the Atlanta Braves 8-3 in a chippy matchup of NL division leaders       ...
06:00, 06/25/2019

Russell recalled from minors, rejoins Cubs after suspension CHICAGO (AP) — Shortstop Addison Russell is rejoining the Chicago Cubs after completing a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy and spending extra time in the minors to get ready. The Cubs recalled Ru...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Jiménez homers in 9th to power White Sox past Cubs, 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Eloy Jiménez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the ninth inning in his first game against his first major league organization, helping the Chicago White Sox beat the Chicago Cubs 3-1 on Tuesday night. The 22-year-old Jiménez was a top...
05:34, 06/19/2019

LEADING OFF: MLB-best Twins at Yanks, Cards-Cubs at Wrigley LEADING OFF: MLB-best Twins at Yankee Stadium, Cardinals and Cubs square off for 1st time this season at Wrigley, Indians to provide Kluber update, Sale faces former team looking for 1st win, Glasnow seeks 6-0 start       &#...
11:51, 05/03/2019

Mets coach Chili Davis is getting it done while sticking it to Cubs CHICAGO — Opposite-field hits. Home runs. Line drives. Even hits against the shift. Mets hitters, led by Jeff McNeil’s magic bat and Pete Alonso’s raw polar bear power, put together quite the display Saturday at Wrigley Field, pouncing on the Cubs as...
06:34, 06/23/2019

Fan could be banned for life after sneaking racist symbol onto TV: Cubs The Chicago Cubs are investigating a fan who appeared to flash a white power sign in back of a black reporter during a live broadcast, team officials said. Doug Glanville, a former outfielder for the Cubs now working as an analyst for NBC Sports Chic...
18:00, 05/08/2019

The return of the wolf: Wild cubs born in the Netherlands THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Authorities say wolves are officially back in the Netherlands, two centuries after the animals were hunted to extinction in the country, after a pair produced a litter in the wild. The province of Gelderland posted a vid...
16:00, 06/20/2019

Dodgers edge Cubs 3-2 with late-game heroics LOS ANGELES (AP) — Russell Martin singled in the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, Alex Verdugo made a game-saving catch for the game’s final out and the Los Angeles Dodgers rallied to beat the Chicago Cubs 3-2 Sunday night. Cody Bellinger hit...
04:51, 06/17/2019

Cubs option Russell to Triple-A after completing suspension CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have optioned shortstop Addison Russell to Triple-A Iowa after he completed his 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Cubs trans...
21:34, 05/02/2019

Alzolay’s strong debut, 6-run 3rd lead Cubs over Mets 7-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Whether rookie Adbert Alzolay stays in the majors for the remainder of the season is a question for another day. The 24-year-old from Venezuela showed he belongs Thursday night. Alzolay, the Cubs’ top pitching prospect, tossed fo...
07:17, 06/21/2019

Dodgers rally to beat Cubs 5-3 for 7th straight home win LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rich Hill pitched seven strong innings and singled in the go-ahead run in the fourth inning, helping the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 5-3 Friday night for their seventh straight home win. The NL West-leading Dodgers re...
09:34, 06/15/2019

Segura helps Phillies beat Lester, Cubs 9-7 CHICAGO (AP) — Jean Segura and J.T. Realmuto homered off Jon Lester, and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 9-7 on Thursday for a split of the four-game series between division leaders. Andrew McCutchen added two hits and two RBIs as Phi...
01:34, 05/24/2019

Why unlikely leadoff man Kyle Schwarber makes the Cubs so dangerous "It gives us a lot of punch to start the game." Schwarber isn't a traditional top-of-the-order hitter, but the Chicago slugger is finding success in his second attempt in the role....
15:17, 06/19/2019

Rizzo's 2-run homer in 9th lifts Cubs over Dodgers 2-1 Anthony Rizzo hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off closer Kenley Jansen in the ninth, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 2-1 victory over the NL West-leading Los Angeles Dodgers       ...
02:17, 06/17/2019

LEADING OFF: Cubs on win streak, Mariners on losing skid LEADING OFF: Cubs aim for sixth straight win, Mariners have lost six in a row, Pineda pitching back at Yankee Stadium        ...
05:00, 05/05/2019

Russell rejoins Cubs after 40-game MLB domestic violence ban CHICAGO (AP) — Shortstop Addison Russell is rejoining the Chicago Cubs after completing a 40-game suspension for violating Major League Baseball’s domestic violence policy and then spending extra time in the minors to get ready. The Cubs recall...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Caratini helps rally Cubs past Cardinals 9-4 Pinch-hitter Victor Caratini hit a tiebreaking bases-loaded double in Chicago's four-run sixth inning and the Cubs rallied to beat the St. Louis Cardinals 9-4       ...
07:34, 06/09/2019

Cubs’ Craig Kimbrel comes with a fantasy warning label The wait is finally over! The Cubs have their closer! Pedro Strop, who is 1-2 with a 4.63 ERA and 1.03 WHIP, returned from the injured list Tuesday to pitch a scoreless ninth to pick up his fifth save in seven chances, and first since May 4. OK, fine...
06:17, 06/09/2019

Ben Zobrist may not return to Cubs this season amid divorce Ben Zobrist is out indefinitely. And the Cubs are preparing as if that will not change this season. The valuable utility man, who is going through a divorce and has been away from the team since last playing May 6, has yet to speak publicly about his...
20:51, 05/29/2019

Maddon, Cubs drop protest over Doolittle’s delivery WASHINGTON (AP) — The Chicago Cubs have dropped their protest over the pitching delivery of Washington reliever Sean Doolittle. Cubs manager Joe Maddon made the announcement before Sunday night’s game against the Nationals. Maddon came out twic...
01:51, 05/20/2019

In Craig Kimbrel, Cubs Find an Anchor for Their Latest Run The Cubs have learned this season that they are still very good, but also flawed. Picking up Kimbrel locks down their bullpen — and gives him a chance at another ring....
17:00, 06/06/2019

Bregman homers twice as Astros rally past Cubs 9-6 HOUSTON (AP) — Alex Bregman homered twice, his second a tiebreaking two-run shot in the sixth inning that propelled the injury-weakened Houston Astros to a 9-6 win over the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday night that gave manager AJ Hinch his 500th career vic...
07:51, 05/29/2019

Cubs vs. Nationals: Kyle Hendricks will beat Washington New Jersey Dept. of Transportation is expecting more than 100,000 fans at MetLife Stadium this weekend to see Korean boy band BTS, short for “Beyond the Scene” not “Bankrupt taking Stitches.” The chaos is not sitting well with state officials. And wi...
18:34, 05/19/2019

Craig Kimbrel Finally Lands A Job, Joins Cubs It took all the way until June 5, but finally, finally, one of the handful of best closers in baseball has landed a job. Per Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic, Craig Kimbrel has reached an agreement to join the NL Central-leading Chicago Cubs on a multiy...
04:34, 06/06/2019

Lester, Cubs bounce back with 8-1 victory over Angels Jon Lester returned to form, allowing one run in seven innings, and the Chicago Cubs' offense came alive in an 8-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels        ...
02:51, 06/04/2019

González pitches Brewers past Cubs 7-0 for 7th straight win CHICAGO (AP) — Gio González pitched two-hit ball into the sixth inning and Ryan Braun homered, helping the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Chicago Cubs 7-0 on Friday for their season-high seventh straight victory. González outdueled José Quintana to help ...
00:17, 05/11/2019

Brewers’ Braun scratched against Cubs with sore hamstring CHICAGO (AP) — The Milwaukee Brewers have scratched slugger Ryan Braun from the lineup against the Chicago Cubs because of a sore left hamstring. Ben Gamel started in left field in his place on Saturday. Braun — batting .254 with eight homers and 23 ...
20:17, 05/11/2019

After long rain delay, Cardinals outlast Cubs 7-4 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Dexter Fowler and Harrison Bader hit back-to-back homers in the eighth inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals outlasted the Chicago Cubs in a 7-4 victory that ended early Sunday after a rain delay of over three hours. Paul Goldschmidt a...
13:00, 06/02/2019

Cubs vs. Reds: Yu Darvish gets the edge in this road matchup I want to get away, I want to fly away. Yeah, Yeah, Yeah … For the first time ever, NASA is planning to send a woman to the moon. With hubby Anthony Weiner being released from prison after serving 18 months for sexting, Huma Abedin is rumored t...
00:51, 05/16/2019

Cubs agree to deal with closer Craig Kimbrel CHICAGO (AP) — Free-agent closer Craig Kimbrel has agreed to a contract with the Chicago Cubs. The team said Friday he has passed his physical. Contract terms were not disclosed. The addition plugs a major hole for Chicago, which has been beset by bl...
18:34, 06/07/2019

APNewsBreak: Cubs-Cards set for London on June 13-14 in 2020 NEW YORK (AP) — The Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals are set to play at London next season in a two-game series at West Ham’s Olympic Stadium on June 13 and 14. St. Louis will be the home team for both games, according to a draft of the 202...
09:00, 05/30/2019

Realmuto homers in 10th, Phillies beat Cubs 5-4 J.T. Realmuto hit a solo homer in the 10th, Jake Arrieta allowed one run over six innings in his return to Wrigley Field and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4        ...
07:51, 05/21/2019

Heyward homer gives Cubs 3-2 win in 11th in Russell’s return CHICAGO (AP) — Jason Heyward homered leading off the 11th inning to lift the surging Chicago Cubs over the Miami Marlins 3-2 Wednesday night in Addison Russell’s return to the majors . Heyward lined a 1-2 pitch from Jose Quijada into the basket...
06:51, 05/09/2019

Lester pitches Cubs past Brewers 4-1 for series win CHICAGO (AP) — Jon Lester pitched 6 2/3 gutsy innings, Kris Bryant hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 on Sunday night to take a weekend series between the top teams in the NL Central. Lester (3-1) gave Chicago exa...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Hamels, Báez lead Cubs past Cardinals 3-1 Cole Hamels threw eight innings of three-hit shutout ball, Javier Báez hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs topped the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1       ...
00:34, 06/08/2019

Hendricks helps Cubs avoid sweep with 2-1 win over Astros Kyle Hendricks pitched eight strong innings, Kyle Schwarber homered for the second straight game and Kris Bryant added a solo shot in his return to the lineup to help the Chicago Cubs avoid a sweep with a 2-1 win over the Houston Astros   ...
08:17, 05/30/2019

Cubs vs. Reds: Kyle Hendricks will shut down Cincinnati Kyle Hendricks made us look great last Sunday night and after a roller-coaster week we can use a little stability. Reds are at Wrigley for the weekend and Hendricks allowed one run over eight innings last time he faced them, and he’s 4-1 over his pas...
16:00, 05/24/2019

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals’ rally for 6-5 win WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory Sunday night. Chicago led 6-1 before Washington closed to within a run on a three-run homer by Anthony ...
06:34, 05/20/2019

Hamels, Báez lead Cubs past Cardinals 3-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Cole Hamels threw eight innings of three-hit shutout ball, Javier Báez hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs topped the St. Louis Cardinals 3-1 on Friday. The Cubs have won four of five since being swept in a three-game series at St...
01:51, 06/08/2019

‘The Gentlest of Giants.’ Star Wars Actors Honor Late Chewbacca Star Peter Mayhew The Star Wars family is already missing its beloved Wookiee. Peter Mayhew, the 7-foot-3 actor who played Han Solo’s loyal sidekick Chewbacca in five Star Wars films, including the original trilogy, died Tuesday at age 74, his family announced o...
05:51, 05/03/2019

Space Station astronauts honor Peter Mayhew, best known for playing 'Star Wars' Chewbacca Peter Mayhew's family announced on Twitter Thursday that the actor, who played the Wookiee Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' died Tuesday.        ...
09:34, 05/10/2019

Child struck by line drive; Cubs' Almora in tears A young fan at Wednesday night's game between the Cubs and Astros in Houston was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr. and taken to the hospital....
14:00, 05/30/2019

MLB examining netting policy after Cubs fan hospitalized by foul ball HOUSTON — Major League Baseball said Thursday it will keep examining its policy on protective netting at stadiums a day after a young fan was struck by a foul ball and hospitalized. The girl was hit during Wednesday night’s game between the Chicago C...
22:17, 05/30/2019

Cubs activate C Victor Caratini, sidelined by hand injury CINCINNATI (AP) — The Chicago Cubs activated backup catcher Victor Caratini off the injury list for the final game of their series against the Reds. Caratini started at first base Thursday, filling in while Anthony Rizzo got another day to recover fr...
02:17, 05/17/2019

Child struck by line drive at Cubs-Astros game A young fan at Wednesday night's game between the Cubs and Astros in Houston was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr., shaking up the Chicago center fielder....
05:00, 05/30/2019

It Sure Sounds Like A Cubs Exec Was Trying To Influence Addison Russell Coverage Nine days before the end of Addison Russell’s 40-game suspension for violating MLB’s domestic violence policy, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale wrote a puff piece about the shortstop’s search for redemption after his ex-wife, Melisa Reidy, said he emotion...
11:17, 05/03/2019

Cubs' Joe Maddon thinking ahead to using Craig Kimbrel Cubs manager Joe Maddon is projecting how to use Craig Kimbrel, even before Chicago announces a deal with the free agent closer        ...
23:34, 06/06/2019

Cubs’ Descalso leaves game against Cardinals with sore ankle CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs second baseman Daniel Descalso has left the game against the St. Louis Cardinals because of a sore left ankle. Descalso was hurt rounding first on a single in the first inning Saturday. He was lifted for a pinch-hitter in the four...
00:34, 05/05/2019

Young girl hit by line drive as Cubs’ Almora Jr. breaks down HOUSTON — A young fan was taken to the hospital after getting struck by a foul ball during Wednesday night’s game between the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros. Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. hit a line drive in the fourth inning into the fiel...
12:00, 05/30/2019

Chicago Cubs unsure whether Ben Zobrist will return this season: 'Obviously, we miss him' The Chicago Cubs are bracing for the possibility that utilityman Ben Zobrist may not play the rest of the season amid a divorce from his wife Julianna Zobrist....
15:34, 05/30/2019

Farmer saves fox cubs after performing C-section on dead mother A fast-acting farmer delivered a quadruplet of fox cubs via emergency Cesarean section on their mother, who’d been fatally hit by a car, according to a new report. Chris Rolfe said his “instinct” kicked in when he saw the fox get struck on a hi...
19:17, 05/15/2019

Two Rare White Tiger Cubs Find New Home In Nicaragua Two white tiger cubs have been taken to their new home at the Nicaragua National Zoo, where the playful pair will join a menagerie of rare big cat species....
20:34, 05/28/2019

Cubs’ Kris Bryant blasts three homers to destroy Nationals WASHINGTON — Kris Bryant and the Chicago Cubs saved their best for last — bad news for a Nationals bullpen that’s having a hard enough time as it is. Bryant matched a career high with three home runs and drove in five while the Cubs piled on ag...
11:34, 05/18/2019

Brewers' Braun scratched against Cubs with sore hamstring Milwaukee Brewers scratch slugger Ryan Braun from lineup against Chicago Cubs because of sore left hamstring        ...
19:51, 05/11/2019

Suárez hits 2-run homer in 9th, Reds rally past Cubs 6-5 CHICAGO (AP) — Eugenio Suárez hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Cubs reliever Steve Cishek, rallying the Cincinnati Reds over Chicago 6-5 on Friday. Joey Votto drew a leadoff walk from Cishek (1-2) and Suarez hit the next pitch for his 14th...
02:34, 05/25/2019

Bryant, Rizzo homer to lead Cubs past Marlins 4-1 CHICAGO (AP) — Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo homered and the Chicago Cubs won for the 10th time in 11 games, beating the Miami Marlins 4-1 on Thursday. Bryant sparked a two-run first with his sixth homer in 12 games. Rizzo connected for the sixth tim...
23:51, 05/09/2019

The Cubs finally got their closer in Craig Kimbrel. But after seven months off, how good will he be? The Cubs agreed to a contract with the free agent closer, but he hasn't faced major-league hitters in more than seven months.        ...
13:34, 06/06/2019

Cubs fan appears to gesture white power symbol live on-air A Chicago Cubs fan was spotted on-air during Tuesday night’s game against the Miami Marlins making a hand gesture that has been associated with white supremacist groups....
10:51, 05/09/2019

FINAL HOURS TICKING DOWN ON FIRST-EVER AUCTION OF CUBS SEASON TICKETS Wednesday, March 12, 2008 CHICAGO - It's down to the last 24 hours for the Chicago Cubs' first-ever auction of Wrigley Field season tickets at www.cubs…...
20:51, 05/02/2019

Rizzo homers, Cubs hold off Nationals' rally for 6-5 win Anthony Rizzo homered, Albert Almora Jr. had three hits and the Chicago Cubs held off the Washington Nationals for a 6-5 victory        ...
07:17, 05/20/2019

Fox cubs allegedly used to train hounds in hunting kennel - video A man and a woman have been convicted of animal cruelty after activists secretly filmed him apparently preparing to throw fox cubs to hounds at a hunting kennel in Herefordshire. Undercover footage obtained by Hunt Investigation Team was used as evid...
23:17, 06/10/2019

Cubs Fan Using "OK" Hand Gesture Behind Doug Glanville Gets Banned Indefinitely At the start of the bottom of the third inning of last night’s Marlins-Cubs game, the NBC Sports Chicago broadcast cut to analyst Doug Glanville for an update. While Glanville was talking, a fan in a hoodie waved hello to the camera, flashed a peace ...
03:17, 05/09/2019

Orphaned Bear Cubs Bradley And Cooper Train For The Wild A pair of orphaned bear cubs, rescued by the Arcturos sanctuary in northern Greece, will be trained to survive in the wild -- and anything else their mother would have taught them....
10:34, 05/07/2019

Maddon, Cubs drop protest over Doolittle's delivery The Chicago Cubs have dropped their protest over the pitching delivery of Washington reliever Sean Doolittle        ...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Without their mother, bear cubs Bradley and Cooper train for the wild Just four months old, bear cubs Bradley and Cooper are still bottle-fed but they will soon have to forage into the Greek forest if they are to eat on their own....
08:00, 05/07/2019

Alonso hits record 26th HR, Mets rout Cubs 10-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie slugger Pete Alonso said he began the season not thinking about hitting homers or setting milestones. That’s becoming more difficult with every prodigious swing. Alonso hit his 26th homer to set the NL record for most home...
07:17, 06/23/2019

Angels vs. Cubs: Trevor Cahill rebounds in makeup game “ … And new heavyweight champion of the world, Andy Ruiz.” The 268-pound Ruiz was a 25-1 long shot when he took the belt from Anthony Joshua at MSG on Saturday. Next up, a rematch with Joshua in the fall or taking on Joey Chestnut at Nathan’s o...
00:51, 06/04/2019

Watch: Cardinals' Adam Wainwright uses 126 pitches to beat Cubs St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright will need to ice his arm for a while after using 126 pitches in his winning start against the Chicago Cubs....
14:51, 06/03/2019

Carpenter’s single in the 10th lifts Cardinals past Cubs 2-1 ST. LOUIS (AP) — Matt Carpenter hit a game-ending single against an unusual defensive alignment in the 10th inning, and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Chicago Cubs 2-1 on Friday night. The Cardinals won back-to-back games for the first time since A...
06:00, 06/01/2019

González pitches Brewers past Cubs 7-0 for 7th straight win Gio González, Ryan Braun lead Milwaukee Brewers past Chicago Cubs 7-0 for season-high 7th straight victory        ...
03:17, 05/11/2019

Zack Wheeler is finally brilliant in Mets’ beat down of Cubs By Mike Puma CHICAGO — These are the days the Mets are left to wonder how Zack Wheeler is anything less than an elite pitcher. There is plowing through a talented lineup, and then there is the manner in which Wheeler dismembered the Cubs on Saturday,...
06:34, 06/23/2019

Cubs shortstop Javier Baez scratched with bruised right heel ST. LOUIS (AP) — Chicago Cubs shortstop Javier Baez was scratched from Saturday night’s game against St. Louis because of a bruised right heel, a problem he first sustained on May 19 and re-aggravated later. “For him to say something, it ...
00:51, 06/02/2019

Chicago Cubs' Ben Zobrist files for separation from wife, Julianna The separation comes just days after Zobrist, a three-time all-star and 2016 World Series MVP, announced he was taking an extended leave of absence from the team.        ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Baez hits career homer No. 100 as Cubs rally past Mets On a day for noteworthy home runs, Javier Baez made the 100th of his career one to savor, rallying the Chicago Cubs to a 5-3 victory on Sunday over the visiting New York Mets....
06:00, 06/24/2019

Bryce Harper gets Cubs fans’ middle fingers with great trolling If Bryce Harper isn’t exactly thrilling Phillies fans just yet, he’s flat enraging Cubs fans. A day after showing off his arm with a gun-down at the plate from right field, the Phillies’ $330 million man used his right arm again to ...
19:00, 05/22/2019

Cubs activate reliever Pedro Strop, hoping to boost bullpen CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs activated reliever Pedro Strop from the 10-day injured list before Tuesday night’s game against the Colorado Rockies and optioned reliever Dillon Maples to Triple-A Iowa. The 33-year-old Strop, who went on the IL...
04:00, 06/05/2019

Cubs reach three-year, $43 million deal with closer Craig Kimbrel It looks like Craig Kimbrel is finally off the market. The veteran closer reached a three-year deal worth $43 million with the Cubs, according to MLB Network’s Jon Heyman. The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal first reported the deal. Kimbrel and ...
04:17, 06/06/2019

Chicago Cubs investigating fan who appeared to flash white power sign on air The franchise apologized after a fan used what appeared to be a white power hand sign behind Doug Glanville, a black former player working as a sideline reporter....
20:17, 05/08/2019

Yasiel Puig singles in 10th as Reds rally past Cubs 6-5 CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez hit a tying two-run homer in the eighth inning Wednesday night, and slumping Yasiel Puig singled with the bases loaded in the 10th, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs’ ...
05:00, 05/16/2019

Senior huntsman who allowed hounds to kill fox cubs avoids jail A senior huntsman convicted of allowing his hounds to kill four fox cubs has been handed a 16-week suspended jail sentence for causing their "painful, terrifying" deaths....
00:17, 06/11/2019

Chicago Cubs ban the fan who flashed a racist gesture behind reporter Doug Glanville The Chicago Cubs didn't wait long to take action against the fan who flashed a racist gesture behind NBC Sports Chicago reporter Doug Glanville.        ...
10:34, 05/09/2019

Cubs’ Kyle Hendricks tosses 81-pitch complete-game shutout CHICAGO — Kyle Hendricks needed just 81 pitches for a four-hitter, Anthony Rizzo homered for his third straight game and the Chicago Cubs beat the NL Central-leading St. Louis Cardinals 4-0 on Friday. The second-place Cubs won their season-high fifth...
00:34, 05/04/2019

With new Illinois gambling bill, Cubs consider opening sportsbook at Wrigley Field The Cubs are considering opening up a sportsbook at Wrigley Field as the state of Illinois prepares to implement a new sports gambling law.       ...
23:17, 06/17/2019

Peter Mayhew death: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, other celebs mourn 'Star Wars' Chewbacca actor Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill and more celebrities are remembering legendary 'Star Wars' actor Peter Mayhew, aka Chewbacca, who died Tuesday at age 74.        ...
03:17, 05/03/2019

Broncos' Joe Flacco says it's not his job to mentor rookie QB Drew Lock Joe Flacco, acquired in a trade with the Ravens, said he's learning a new offense and that he still considers himself starter.        ...
20:51, 05/14/2019

No sweat for Montez Sweat: Washington rookie pushes on after tumultuous NFL draft Montez Sweat was believed to have a heart condition, but a subsequent report indicated otherwise. The rookie isn't getting caught up in the drama.        ...
14:17, 05/30/2019

Fantasy Baseball: Is Craig Kimbrel signing with Cubs a sure-fire path to relevance? Hasty build-ups following delayed signings haven't always turned out so well for the pitchers who followed that path, but Craig Kimbrel is no ordinary pitcher, our Scott White writes....
05:34, 06/06/2019

Watch: Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. distraught after striking child with foul ball Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. was emotionally distraught after hitting a child in the stands with a foul ball during a win against the Houston Astros....
21:51, 05/30/2019

Foul Ball Appears To Injure Young Child At Astros-Cubs Game During the fourth inning of tonight’s Astros-Cubs game, Chicago outfielder Albert Almora, Jr. hit a foul ball into the seats on the third base side of the Houston ballpark. According to those present at the game, that ball hit a small child, who was ...
04:00, 05/30/2019

Chicago Cubs' Theo Epstein optimistic Ben Zobrist will return amid divorce The Chicago Cubs haven’t been sure whether Ben Zobrist would return this season, but president of baseball operations Theo Epstein was optimistic Thursday about the possibility of his return....
20:34, 06/17/2019

Albert Almora in tears after striking child with foul ball in Cubs-Astros game Outfielder’s line drive enters stands and hits girlCubs player consoled by teammates after accidentA young fan at Wednesday night’s game between the Cubs and Astros was struck by a foul ball hit by Albert Almora Jr, shaking up the Chicago center fiel...
07:00, 05/30/2019

Opinion: Height of privilege? Criticizing the Chicago Cubs' decisions on fan, Addison Russell Some fans howled at Cubs' decision to ban fan for racist gesture, believing he rather than Doug Glanville, should get benefit of the doubt        ...
23:17, 05/09/2019

Cubs' Albert Almora overcome with emotion after foul ball hits child in stands A young girl was taken to a hospital after being hit by a foul ball off the bat of visibly shaken Cubs player Albert Almora; no word of injuries.        ...
04:34, 05/30/2019

Chicago Cubs players call for more protective netting around field after latest foul-ball incident Several Chicago Cubs players called for more protective netting around the baseball field after a child was struck and taken to a hospital Wednesday night at Minute Maid Park....
19:51, 05/30/2019

Pirates rookie Cole Tucker's '12-year-old' moment is a dream come true Pirates rookie Cole Tucker hit a home run in a place he grew up going to as a kid: the Diamondbacks' Chase Field. And it's a moment he won't forget.        ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

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18:00, 05/30/2019

MLB London: Chicago Cubs to face St Louis Cardinals at London Stadium in 2020 London Stadium will host two more Major League Baseball games next year, with the St Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs confirmed for two meetings in the capital next June....
16:34, 06/07/2019

Despite uncertain future, Cubs manager Joe Maddon embraces 2019: 'Loving every freaking second of it' In the final year of his contract with the Cubs, Joe Maddon's future may be directly tied to how the team fares this season.        ...
23:17, 04/29/2019

Save Our Shows 2019: Fans pick 'Madam Secretary,' 'Whiskey' and 'Rookie' as their favorites Results are in, and three shows – "Madam Secretary," "Whiskey Cavalier" and "The Rookie" – dominated voting in USA TODAY's survey. Will they be saved?        ...
16:51, 05/03/2019

Cubs' Kris Bryant: There should 'absolutely' be fencing around field after Almora foul ball Cubs' Kris Bryant said fencing should be extended around the entire field after teammate Albert Almora's foul ball struck a young girl in the stands.        ...
23:34, 05/30/2019

Chicago Cubs investigating fan's 'offensive' hand gesture, threatens lifetime ban The Chicago Cubs say they are investigating a fan using what appeared to be an offensive hand gesture associated with racism behind a television reporter who was on the air.        ...
14:34, 05/08/2019

Mariners 10, Yankees 1: A Rookie Mariners Pitcher Stifles the Yankees Manager Aaron Boone said he would look into images that TV cameras captured of a dark substance smudged under the brim of the cap worn by Mariners starter Yusei Kikuchi....
06:51, 05/09/2019

ABC renews 'The Rookie,' 'Fresh Off the Boat,' 'American Housewife,' 'Single Parents' ABC Friday renewed five series: 'The Rookie,' 'Fresh Off the Boat,' 'American Housewife,' 'Bless This Mess' and 'Single Parents.'        ...
01:51, 05/11/2019

Cubs investigating fan's 'offensive' hand gesture The Chicago Cubs say they are investigating a fan using what appeared to be an offensive hand gesture associated with racism behind a television reporter who was on the air        ...
00:51, 05/09/2019

Cubs' Kris Bryant is punishing opponents again: 'I'm a whole lot smarter' Now 27 years old, Chicago Cubs slugger Kris Bryant has grown immensely since breaking into the league four years ago.        ...
01:17, 05/21/2019

Mueller prosecutor Andrew Weissmann gets Trump Russia probe book deal: New York Times Andrew Weissmann, a leading prosecutor on special counsel Robert Mueller's team, has a deal with Random House to write a book, The New York Times reported....
00:17, 06/22/2019

Jim Jordan: Democrats' subpoena of Hope Hicks just another 'political stunt' House Oversight Committee Ranking Member Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, said on Friday that House Democrats’ subpoena of former White House Communications Director Hope Hicks was just another “political stunt.”...
01:00, 06/22/2019

Huawei exec: the foldable Mate X with Android intact to launch by September The foldable Huawei Mate X is still coming and we know when it'll launch: September or sooner, according to a Huawei executive who spoke to TechRadar this week."It's coming in September – at the latest," said Vincent Pang, President ...
01:51, 06/22/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. forces prepare to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base -military sources U.S. forces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff working for Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global from an Iraqi military base where they work as contractors, three Iraqi military sources said on Friday....
02:34, 06/22/2019

North Carolina Village Used as District 12 in Hunger Games Movie Now a ‘Historic Place’ (RALEIGH, N.C.) — What would the folks in the Capitol think? District 12 is now on the National Register of Historic Places. The Henry River Mill Village, which served as the home of the three main characters from the movie The Hunger Games, wa...
02:34, 06/22/2019

Ask parents of your kids' friends this question: 'Is there an unlocked gun in your house?' The Asking Saves Kids campaign encourages parents to talk to other parents about gun safety...and it doesn't have to be awkward.        ...
02:34, 06/22/2019

'Real' violence: coming to grips with the ethics of virtual reality brutality Two VR artworks at this year’s Dark Mofo ask the viewer to endure confronting simulations. Are we complicit if they give us a thrill?It’s morning, and the first thing that comes up in my Instagram feed is a picture of seven smashed and bloody faces. ...
04:17, 06/22/2019

Jussie Smollett case to be reviewed by special prosecutor, Illinois judge says Cook County State Attorney Kim Foxx's handling of the controversial Jussie Smollett alleged hate crime case -- including the contentious decision to suddenly drop all charges against him -- will be examined by a special prosecutor, an Illinois judge ...
04:34, 06/22/2019

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

Bang-up week on Wall Street ends with a whimper Wall Street edged lower on Friday, as U.S. Vice President Mike Pence's decision to defer a speech on China policy increased optimism on upcoming trade talks between Washington and Beijing, while tensions between the United States and Iran undercut se...
05:34, 06/22/2019

I have 26 credit cards to help me travel the world, and there 5 invaluable perks I find myself using all the time Witthaya Prasongsin / Getty Images Holly Johnson has 26 credit cards, many of which offer superior perks and consumer protections. Priority Pass Select airport lounge membership is probably her favorite perk since it lets Johnson access over 1,000 a...
07:17, 06/22/2019

Philippines' Duterte accepts China's proposal to jointly investigate collision Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has accepted China's proposal to jointly investigate allegations that a Chinese fishing vessel abandoned 22 Filipinos after it sank their boat in the South China Sea, his spokesman said on Saturday....
08:51, 06/22/2019

'Dota Underlords' has more people playing now than 'Artifact' ever did Just a day after going live, the Dota Underlords beta is off to a great start. According to stats from SteamDB, as of Friday night it had over 84,000 players at once -- higher than Valve's troubled Dota 2 spinoff Artifact ever had. It topped out...
08:51, 06/22/2019

Europe to experience 'intense heat' in multi-day heat wave Europe will be struck by a "potentially dangerous" heat wave next week, according to forecaster Accuweather, with temperatures expected to reach a high of 38 degrees Celsius (100 degrees Fahrenheit) on Wednesday and Thursday....
15:51, 06/22/2019

Elon Musk Forecasts Grim Future of Human Race Elon Musk's grim forecast of humanity suggests that a "population bomb" would lead to a worldwide collapse in humans in the coming decades and everybody would start to see the evident effects by 2050....
18:00, 06/22/2019

Pakistan foreign minister says trust must be rebuilt with Afghanistan Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday called for trust to be rebuilt between Islamabad and Kabul as Pakistan began a new initiative to bolster a faltering peace process aiming to end Afghanistan's lengthy civil war....
19:51, 06/22/2019

Pete Buttigieg vows to expand government healthcare to illegal immigrants COLUMBIA, S.C. — Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg said he believes people living in the U.S. illegally should be allowed to obtain government healthcare....
20:17, 06/22/2019

Rethink on new penalty law midway through is massive own goal by Fifa | Suzanne Wrack The most important Women’s World Cup in history is still being treated as a testing ground by Fifa for the men’s gameFifa is panicking. The approval by the International Football Association Board, at Fifa’s request, of a temporary suspension at shoo...
21:00, 06/22/2019

Trump announces two-week delay to planned ICE deportations President Trump announced Saturday that a planned mass apprehension of illegal immigrants by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) is being delayed for two weeks, in the hopes that a bipartisan solution to the border crisis can be reached....
21:17, 06/22/2019

Cambodia building collapse kills 10, injures over 20 A seven-story building under construction in Cambodia to be turned into a hotel collapsed Saturday, killing 10 people and injuring more than 20, police said....
22:17, 06/22/2019

North Korea's Kim says will consider letter received from Trump North Korean leader Kim Jong Un received a personal letter from U.S. President Donald Trump and will put serious thought into its content, state-run North Korean news agency KCNA said....
23:51, 06/22/2019

Qatar not at Copa America to take selfies with Messi, says coach Qatar will not be overawed by the sight of Lionel Messi in Sunday's Copa America Group B decider against Argentina, coach Felix Sanchez said as the Asian champions eye a historic triumph to take them into the quarter-finals....
03:17, 06/23/2019

UA sophomore Brandon Randolph to play in NBA Summer League TUCSON – University of Arizona sophomore Brandon Randolph declared himself eligible to play pro ball in May, and now he’ll get a shot with the NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves.  Here’s more from our Saturday sportscast: ...
05:00, 06/23/2019

How Muslim model Maria Al-Sadek is shaking up the fashion industry It’s the American Dream for the digital age. Three years ago, Maria Al-Sadek was a college student living in Alabama. Now she’s a rising model, writer, stylist and influencer — working with brands such as Marc Jacobs and ­Armani Beauty — who lives in...
05:17, 06/23/2019

Cardinals fans loved that Albert Pujols homered against them ST. LOUIS — Albert Pujols delivered for his many fans in St. Louis. The Cardinals were crowd pleasers, too. Pujols took a curtain call for his adoring fans at Busch Stadium after homering against the Cardinals, but Marcell Ozuna connected to lead Dak...
06:34, 06/23/2019

Summer of Mariano Rivera could start with familiar Yankees dominance Mariano Rivera is set to make his first appearance in The Bronx at Old-Timers’ Day on Sunday, and Brett Gardner made a fairly obvious prediction about the Hall-of-Famer’s debut: “I don’t think anyone will get a hit off of him.’’ It’s just part of Riv...
06:34, 06/23/2019

Zogby: Trump behind in battleground states key to 2016 victory This week’s White House Report Card finds President Trump opening his bid for reelection in poor shape nationally, unsure of action in Iran and on the immigration front, and denying a new sex assault claim....
06:51, 06/23/2019

"Ideas Are Meant To Be Free": Graduation Speech Found Borrowed From Actor At Parkersburg High School's commencement ceremony in West Virginia, Principal Kenneth DeMoss took to the stage to deliver an inspiring speech to the 2019 graduates and their families. There was just......
06:51, 06/23/2019

The Latest: Company linked to motorcycle crash cooperating LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) — The Latest on a deadly crash between a pickup truck and several motorcycles in New Hampshire (all times local): 9:10 p.m. The owner of a company that employs the truck driver identified as involved in a deadly collision with mo...
07:17, 06/23/2019

Chapman gets to Castillo again, A’s beat Rays 4-2 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Matt Chapman once again got the upper hand in a showdown against Tampa Bay’s Diego Castillo. This time it wasn’t a walkoff home run that beat the Rays’ closer, but just a crisp hit up the middle that kept Oakl...
07:17, 06/23/2019

Forget China – it's America's own economic system that's broken | Robert Reich US weakness is inbuilt – the big 500 companies owe loyalty only to themselves and the public is shut out from prosperityXi Jinping might possibly agree next weekend on further steps to bring down China’s trade imbalance with the US, giving Donald Tru...
07:51, 06/23/2019

The left is fighting back, even in Republican states, as it attempts to reshape capitalism | Will Hutton As Trump announces his candidacy, forces are already mustering to confront himBehold the new political yobs. The British and American right, once keen to engage intellectually with the left and firmly anchored in business and the middle class, have n...
14:00, 06/23/2019

Mayawati Gives Key Party Positions To Brother, Nephew Mayawati, always a great critic of dynastic politics, has given formal appointments in her Bahujan Samaj Party to two members of her family - her brother Anand Kumar and nephew Akash Anand, who is......
14:17, 06/23/2019

Saudi airline changes flight routes to avoid Iran’s airspace RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s state airline Saudia says it is rerouting flight paths to some Asian destinations in order to avoid Iranian airspace amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf. The statement Saturday evening follows...
14:17, 06/23/2019

Dangerous severe storm outbreak to continue into Monday over central U.S. After days of deadly severe thunderstorms brought widespread damage across the southeastern and central United States, the threat for violent thunderstorms will continue across the center of the nation into Monday....
14:51, 06/23/2019

Charlottesville white supremacist who killed protester asks judge for mercy Attorneys for James Alex Fields Jr seek less than life sentenceProsecutors: life term will help deter ‘acts of domestic terrorism’The self-avowed white supremacist who plowed his car into counter-protesters opposing a white nationalist rally in Virgi...
15:17, 06/23/2019

Easy win for championship leader Hamilton at French GP LE CASTELLET, France (AP) — Lewis Hamilton comfortably won the French Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to clinch a sixth victory this season and extend his championship lead over Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas to 36 points. Hamilton has hit...
18:51, 06/23/2019

Pompeo says hopes Trump letter to North Korean leader can restart talks U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday that he hopes a letter sent by President Donald Trump to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un can pave the way for new talks aimed at ending North Korea's nuclear program....
21:34, 06/23/2019