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Journalists to make charitable ‘pitches’ in East Hampton softball game

Play ball! The 71st Annual Artists and Writers Charity Softball Game is coming up on Aug. 17, and the Writers, hoping to keep their three-year winning streak intact, are importing ...

Journalists to make charitable ‘pitches’ in East Hampton softball game

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Video game urges players to kill journalists to make them ‘famous in a different way’ A twisted video game featured on Apple and Android devices urged players to gun down journalists to make headlines before the level was yanked by developers. Sniper 3D Assassin, which is available on iPads and cell phones, had a mission dubbed “Breaking News” in which a reporter was targeted a...
21:34, 05/20/2019

Boris Johnson, Jeremy Hunt make first pitches for U.K. leadership to Tories Ex-foreign secretary and former London mayor Boris Johnson, the runaway favourite of Tory lawmakers, faced off with Jeremy Hunt, the current foreign secretary, at a Conservative conference in central England’s Birmingham....
02:00, 06/23/2019

Man arrested after attacking ump at slow-pitch softball game An Iowa hothead broke a softball umpire’s wrist in three places when he shoved him to the dirt during a profanity-laced tirade over a foul ball call, officials said. Lance Ulrich, 29, is facing a charge of assault with injury after police and witnesses said he pushed the unidentified umpire af...
16:34, 06/25/2019

Kentucky Softball Quarterfinal Game Moved to Friday COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The 2019 SEC Softball Tournament has shifted its Thursday and Friday schedule, and No. 4 seeded Kentucky is affected. Due to heavy rains and severe weather in the College Station area all day, the SEC Tournament will only be able to play three games on Wednesday. Because of...
07:51, 05/09/2019

Softball Game Raises Money For #loveBIG Foundation LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Woodford County family hopes to carry on the legacy of their loved one after he was killed in a car accident two years ago. Jack Paris’ family created the #loveBIG Foundation in 2017 to help people like he did. Jack’s sister, Abigail Paris, says her fami...
04:51, 05/12/2019

Bill Clinton was hitter-friendly ump at charity softball game Former President Bill Clinton’s surprise appearance as a celebrity umpire at the annual Artists and Writers softball game in East Hampton almost played a decisive role in the game’s outcome. The Artists snapped a three-game losing streak and defeated the Writers 10-8 in a seesaw battle during the an...
04:00, 08/21/2019

UCLA walks off in Game 2 vs. Oklahoma to win 13th national championship in softball UCLA won its 13th national championship in softball, and first since 2010, on Kinsley Washington's walk-off single in Game 2 against Oklahoma.        ...
07:34, 06/05/2019

Softball pitcher sets NCAA record by firing fifth perfect game of the season Drake senior Nicole Newman struck out a career-high 18 during her record-setting performance in the Missouri Valley Conference tournament semifinals....
14:17, 05/12/2019

Presidential hopefuls swap the campaign trail for the field at Congressional Women’s Softball Game The Members team ultimately fell 10-4 to the press team, despite valiant efforts from players such as 2020 presidential hopeful and team pitcher Kirsten Gillibrand....
04:00, 06/21/2019

New York High School Softball Pitcher Throws Rare "Perfect" Perfect Game For seven innings on Wednesday, New York sophomore Shannon Becker was the only player on defense for her high school’s softball team. The Mahopac High School student struck out all 21 batters she faced for the incredibly rare “perfect” perfect game. It’s believed that Becker’s performance was the fi...
01:00, 05/12/2019

East Carolina routs Quinnipiac 13-3 in NCAA elimination game GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Jake Washer hit two of East Carolina’s four home runs, and the Pirates beat Quinnipiac 13-3 on Sunday night in an NCAA Tournament elimination game. Bryant Packard and Bryson Worrell also hit two-run homers to help the top-seeded Pirates (45-16) advance to the championsh...
07:51, 06/03/2019

These charitable individuals are giving cash away. Here's why Owners of donor-advised funds turned on the tap and made hefty grants to their favorite charities, according to data from Schwab Charitable and Fidelity Charitable....
18:34, 08/14/2019

Starting This Fall, Amtrak Will Make It Possible to Live Your Bestest, Blackest Bougie Black East Coast Life For a solid stretch—probably from at least 2008 through 2014—I’m going to assert that Washington, D.C., was the Black Brunch Capital of African America. If you wanted to see bougie blackness at its apex, the U Street N.W. corridor was your spot. It was nothing to see young black professionals and po...
19:51, 07/26/2019

Toronto Raptors take East finals lead with Game 5 win over Milwaukee Bucks The Toronto Raptors earned a 105-99 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday night to take a 3-2 series lead, moving within one game of the NBA Finals....
12:34, 05/24/2019

State attorneys general sue IRS over charitable contributions The state attorneys general of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut joined forces Wednesday, filing a new lawsuit against the Internal Revenue Service over a rule banning charitable contributions to state and local governments in exchange for tax write-offs. The rules approved by the state were an a...
03:00, 07/18/2019

A charitable way for Landon Collins to say goodbye to Giants It can happen this fast. One day you are sure you are a part of the fabric of a franchise, the next day you are torn away. So it goes with Landon Collins, a one-time Giants fixture who now wears burgundy and gold and plays for the rival Redskins. “Honestly I feel more of a......
12:17, 06/09/2019

How Mobil pushed its oil agenda through 'charitable giving' The Mobil Foundation funded universities and civic groups in the 90s, documents reveal, but largesse was not disinterestedA two-foot-wide pipe connecting the Mobil oil company’s Idoho offshore platform to a terminal near Nigeria’s eastern border ruptured in January 1998, spewing crude oil directly i...
14:17, 06/12/2019

Putting eyes on a donation jar made people more charitable A recent paper published in International Journal of Behavioural Biology found a novel way to make people more generous. All it takes is some eyes. Researchers found by sticking eye images on charity donation jars in a supermarket resulted in people......
02:17, 05/04/2019

This charitable investing strategy was an early investor in Beyond Meat One donor-advised fund gave investors access to Beyond Meat before its surprise hit of an IPO. Here's how these charitable strategies could make it easier for mass affluent investors to give....
19:34, 07/11/2019

Just married and just giving back: Charitable honeymoons are trending While couples traditionally opt for seclusion and luxury for their honeymoon plans, an increasing number of newlyweds are opting to take a honeymoon involving volunteer efforts. “There is a greater consciousness to make genuine connections and a positive impact,” says Adam Zilber, general manager fo...
03:00, 06/20/2019

Granger Smith Honors Late Son River With Charitable T-Shirt Granger Smith is paying tribute to his late son, River Kelly Smith. Earlier this month, the singer took to social media to share the heartbreaking news of his youngest child's death.......
21:17, 06/17/2019

ADOT: Charitable causes see record proceeds from specialty plate sales Specialty plates / Courtesy: Arizona Department of Transportation PHOENIX – Charitable causes are seeing record proceeds from specialty plate sales, Arizona Department of Transportation announced Wednesday. The department said $11.2 million were raised in the fiscal year 2019. The money was used to ...
03:51, 07/11/2019

Jeffrey Epstein used $46 million charitable donation to keep alive ties with billionaire Les Wexner Wealthy financier and accused child molester Jeffrey Epstein had a complicated relationship with billionaire and L Brands Chairman Les Wexner. It included a $46 million transaction between their foundations and a breakup....
21:00, 07/11/2019

Top US prospect R.J. Hampton signs with New Zealand team AUCKLAND, New Zealand (AP) — Guard R.J. Hampton, a top U.S. prospect, has decided to forego his college eligibility to sign with the New Zealand Breakers in the National Basketball League. The 18-year-old Hampton, who is a possible top 10 selection in the 2020 NBA draft, turned down offers from seve...
09:17, 05/29/2019

Hampton says fired deputy will continue assisting her FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s lieutenant governor has told the state’s personnel secretary that she intends to defy a decision by Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration to dismiss her deputy chief of staff. In an email, Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton said her ousted aide, Adrienne Southworth...
03:51, 06/06/2019

Hampton aide says she was investigating boss’s firing FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — An aide to Kentucky Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton who was dismissed by Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration says she was investigating the firing of her own supervisor earlier this year. Adrienne Southworth told the Courier Journal on Thursday she “needed answers to what was ...
00:34, 06/14/2019

Bevin’s Chief Of Staff Authorized Firing Of Hampton’s Aide FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s chief of staff says he authorized the firing of a key aide to Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton. Blake Brickman said in a statement on Saturday to The Courier Journal that he authorized the firing of Adrienne Southworth, saying she repeatedly demonstrated...
18:34, 06/16/2019

Why NYers spend big bucks for ‘exclusive’ Hampton Jitney memberships The Hampton Jitney, the bus that runs hourly between Manhattan and the North and South forks, is now offering a limited-in-number membership. Yep, you can pay for exclusivity — on a bus. It’s billed as The Ultimate Motor Coach Membership, but it doesn’t even guarantee you a seat on sold-out trips — ...
11:17, 05/23/2019

Fired Hampton aide appeals dismissal to Personnel Board FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A fired aide to Lt. Gov. Jenean Hampton has asked the Kentucky Personnel Board to reverse her dismissal, which has intensified a feud between Hampton and Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration. Adrienne Southworth is seeking reinstatement to her job as Hampton’s deputy ch...
21:51, 06/21/2019

A former New York Times staffer quietly left the paper after revealing he had solicited charitable donations from Jeffrey Epstein Spencer Platt/Getty Images Former New York Times financial journalist Landon Thomas Jr. left the paper after revealing to editors he solicited charitable donations from Jeffrey Epstein, NPR reported Thursday. Thomas Jr. reportedly told his editors he became friends with the disgraced financier afte...
07:00, 08/24/2019

An Open that will make its mark beyond the game and the course After a 68-year wait Royal Portrush may prove one of the major’s more exciting backdrops scenically and politicallyCounterintuitive though it may seem the Open Championship, in its 148th staging and with a history stretching back to 1860 in Prestwick, has entered uncharted territory. Never before ha...
01:51, 07/18/2019

Top college basketball prospect RJ Hampton chooses New Zealand pro team over NCAA "I enjoy watching it and stuff like that, but ... college basketball is not my main goal," said Hampton, a highly ranked pro prospect for the 2020 class. "My main goal is the NBA.”...
14:34, 05/29/2019

MLB Draft: Why Maurice Hampton chose LSU over potential $1.8 million signing bonus Multiple teams came calling for Maurice Hampton Jr. during the first two rounds of the MLB Draft, and the highest offer the prep outfielder received was $1.8 million, his dad said.        ...
23:51, 06/05/2019

RJ Hampton, star basketball prospect, stunningly picks New Zealand over NCAA He had offers from Duke, Kansas and Kentucky. He’s choosing … to disrupt the system. RJ Hampton, whom ESPN has ranked as the No. 5 prospect in the high school class of 2019, is forgoing college basketball to sign with the New Zealand Breakers of the Australian National Basketball League,...
17:17, 05/28/2019

Police in Hampton, Va., arrest mom of missing toddler; child believed dead Police have arrested the mother of a missing 2-year-old in Hampton, Va., and charged her with three county of felony child neglect, police said.        ...
21:51, 06/29/2019

The founding family you’ve never heard of: The black Tuckers of Hampton, Virginia An ancient cemetery. A glimpse of black history, hidden for centuries. Why a baby named William and the year 1619 mean it all to the Tucker family.        ...
15:00, 08/22/2019

Hampton University Fires Nine Police Officers Over ‘Misogynistic, Racist’ Posts The private university on the coast of Virginia said it fired the officers after an investigation uncovered offensive remarks they shared on social media....
06:00, 07/26/2019

Dreams becomes reality: the game that can make an artist out of anyone Digital artist Dan Hett explores the Dreamiverse, a galaxy of games, music, art and ideas created by players in a limitless virtual art studioAs a digital artist and experimental games designer, I was one of the first in line to dive into Dreams – a PlayStation 4 game that aims to give everyone the ...
12:34, 05/23/2019

There’s actually a way to make the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale less awful The last season of Game of Thrones turned out to be a huge disappointment for fans of the show, and it was comprised of the worst episodes in the entire series when it comes to reviews. Yes, the show got record ratings as millions of people tuned in to see how the epic saga would conclude, though ma...
23:34, 05/24/2019

Game of Thrones Is Starting To Make Less And Less Sense Why is everyone on Game of Thrones making so many bad decisions all the time? Are the showrunners just sick of it? And why will nobody pet Ghost? This week on Kotaku Splitscreen, we discuss....
04:00, 05/08/2019

9 Hampton University Police Officers Fired for Participating in 'Racist, Misogynistic' Meme War Nine officers from Hampton University’s police department have been fired after racist and misogynistic comments they made were discovered by the university....
22:51, 07/29/2019

Five-star basketball prospect RJ Hampton announces he'll play professionally in New Zealand RJ Hampton, a five-star prospect, announced his decision to play professional basketball overseas and forgo his NCAA eligibility on Tuesday.        ...
16:51, 05/28/2019

Opinion: RJ Hampton passing on college basketball is what NCAA wants, but won't start trend RJ Hampton's decision to pass on college basketball and play professionally in Australia won't upset many and is what the NCAA wants to happen.        ...
19:17, 05/28/2019

Why Does Game of Thrones Think Jon Snow Will Make a Good King? Game of Thrones season 8 wants Jon Snow to come across as a wise ruler as Daenerys Targaryen has turned to the dark side, but the evidence is non-existent, and the execution has been baffling....
16:34, 05/14/2019

Disappointed Game of Thrones Fans Are Petitioning HBO to Make Season 8 All Over Again Warning: This post contains spoilers for Game of Thrones season 8. Ahead of Game of Thrones‘ series finale, fans have begun petitioning HBO to create an alternate version of the show’s eighth and final season. The petition, which was started on Change.org, has been signed by nearly 500,0...
21:51, 05/16/2019

Huskers beat Michigan to make 1st B10 title game since 2014 Spencer Schwellenbach had three hits and drove in three runs, and Robbie Palkert threw 5 1-3 innings of strong relief as Nebraska advanced to the Big Ten Tournament championship game with a 7-3 win over Michigan on Saturday night        ...
16:17, 05/26/2019

The Game Of Thrones writers originally intended for Ser Jorah to make it to the end Not everyone on Game Of Thrones got the satisfying conclusion they probably deserved, but it’s tough to argue with the way that Ser Jorah Mormont went out. After eight seasons of pining for Daenerys and then revealing he was actually there to spy on her, catching Greyscale, getting cured of Greyscal...
21:51, 05/23/2019

MLB announces All-Star Game starters, but who didn’t make the cut is just as notable After an offseason that revolved around them, Bryce Harper and Manny Machado were predictably nowhere to be found. The starters were revealed as MLB rolled out the results of its revamped voting process....
07:34, 06/28/2019

NBA Finals: Raptors could make history and clinch championship with Game 5 win Tipoff is set for 9 p.m. ET on Monday at Scotiabank Arena in downtown Toronto. There will be several road closures and transit changes in effect for the game....
15:34, 06/10/2019

Warriors make it official: Kevin Durant out for Game 1 of NBA Finals Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will not play in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Thursday and he might not travel with the team to Toronto due to his calf injury, coach Steve Kerr told reporters on Monday. Kerr said that injured center DeMarcus Cousins (quadriceps), is listed as “questionable...
17:17, 05/28/2019

Amazingly, This Vile Contraption Would Make Video Game Chats Better Be forewarned: the civil, polite, and respectful discourse that accompanies many online games could potentially devolve into something childish, even bordering on vulgar, with Nyko’s new Sound Pad. It’s a keyboard-like accessory that attaches to a controller allowing players to trigger sound effects...
07:34, 06/12/2019

Empire Of Sin Is The Gangster Game Brenda Romero Always Wanted To Make Empire of Sin, a complex tactics game about running a mob empire in Prohibition-era Chicago, is the game Brenda Romero always wanted to make....
00:34, 06/14/2019

Amazon and Leyou will make a Lord of the Rings PC and console game Amazon will collaborate with Leyou Technologies and Middle-earth Enterprises to make an online game based on The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien.Read More...
18:17, 07/10/2019

Blues' Dunn set to make Cup Final debut in Game 4 vs. Bruins Blues' Dunn set to make Stanley Cup Final debut in Game 4 vs. Bruins after missing almost 3 weeks with facial injuries and likely concussion        ...
22:00, 06/03/2019

Pelosi, Trudeau make friendly wager ahead of Game 5 of NBA Finals House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made a wager ahead Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Monday night between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors....
23:00, 06/10/2019

Concrete Genie Preview: Shawn Layden said "We have to make this game" it's perfect for PS4 PixelOpus' second game is a heartwarming tale about bullying and the power of creativity. PlayStation bosses knew they had to publish the game as soon as they saw it....
17:17, 07/30/2019

Game subscription services will force developers to make difficult decisions Apple Arcade and Google Stadia are enticing options for developers. But subscription services raise many questions for developers and the industry.Read More...
19:17, 07/27/2019

How EA Sports's NCAA Football video game could make a comeback Revival of EA Sports' popular college football video game a possibility as NCAA studies issue of athlete name, image and likeness.        ...
13:17, 05/20/2019

Duchess of Cambridge's Back to Nature Garden transfers to Hampton Court after Chelsea Flower Show success The Duchess of Cambridge's Back to Nature Garden, which proved a huge success at this year's Chelsea Flower Show, has transferred to the Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival....
01:51, 07/02/2019

Top Premier League coaches make England raise game, says Steve Holland • England work hard to keep training on par with elite clubs• ‘English coaches deserve more respect,’ says HollandGareth Southgate and his staff are forced to think hard about how to keep players stimulated in training with so many used to working under leading managers, the England assistant manage...
04:51, 06/05/2019

Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony will make game devs disclose loot box odds The three major console makers -- Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony -- have come together to pledge new regulations requiring games to disclose loot box odds.Read More...
06:00, 08/08/2019

This anime recreation of ‘Game of Thrones’ might be good enough to make you forget the final season It’s only been about two months since Game of Thrones aired the series finale capping the controversial eighth and final season of the show, and the strong feelings about its resolution haven’t died down too much since then. For evidence, look no farther than a simple Google search for t...
19:00, 07/12/2019

Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft say Chinese tariffs will make game consoles pricier In an uncharacteristic show of camaraderie, the three major players in the video gaming console industry – Nintendo, Sony and Microsoft – have today banded together to warn the US government of the negative impact its proposed tariffs would have on the industry.An open letter has ...
06:34, 06/27/2019

Smash Bros. Ultimate Mod Project Aims To Make The Game Play Even Faster Chilean Smash Bros. pro, streamer, and modder Felipe “Nyx” Monteiro recently showed off the latest additions to his ProjectNX mod for Smash Bros. Ultimate on his Twitch channel. Already months in the works, Monteiro’s goal is to make a version of Ultimate that incorporates his favorite techniques an...
01:00, 06/27/2019

Water mistake to make! Rogue bottle spotted in Game of Thrones finale Two weeks after a coffee cup made an unfortunate appearance in the fantasy drama, eagle-eyed fans have detected another gaffe: a plastic bottle• Game of Thrones review – epic finale corrects some major wrongs• Game of Thrones finale: who ended up on the Iron Throne? As it happened First it was a rog...
15:00, 05/20/2019

Jessica Chastain Slams Game of Thrones: "Rape Is Not a Tool to Make a Character Stronger" Jessica Chastain isn't happy with Game of Thrones. The Oscar nominee took to Twitter after the Sunday, May 5 episode of the series to call out a specific moment involving her Dark......
19:17, 05/07/2019

The Creators Of Disney Infinity Wanted To Make A Game About Toy Story Characters Exploring Space Imagine Captain Woody and his fearless crew of toys journeying from planet to planet, looking for signs of life and new lands to explore. Tasked by Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, the rinky dink cast of Toy Story were going to explore the edges of space helping colonies of toys from all over the gal...
21:51, 07/04/2019

Game Of Thrones re-make petition sees huge boost after finale (spoiler free) The petition encouraging the Game Of Thrones writers to re-make the last season of the show has seen a huge boost in signatures following the final ever episode, taking the total number of names to more than 1.2 million....
20:00, 05/20/2019

Opinion: Bruins' superior special teams make the difference in Game 1 win vs. Hurricanes Bruins turn the tide with two power-play goals in the third period against the Hurricanes to win Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final.        ...
10:17, 05/10/2019

As Indians' past and present collide at All-Star Game, will they make the same mistake with Francisco Lindor? Cleveland's All-Star game is a welcome home for Michael Brantley and CC Sabathia, but Francisco Lindor's upcoming free agency is a tricky topic.       ...
04:17, 07/09/2019

Technology in sport: How artificial intelligence is helping one football club to make game-changing decisions Leatherhead FC is using AI tools to check out rivals and analyse player performance, but the biggest benefit of the project went beyond just the data....
17:34, 05/09/2019

Sale has 17 K's in 7 IP; pulled after 108 pitches Chris Sale struck out a career-high 17 batters in seven innings against the Rockies on Tuesday, but was relieved to start the eighth after 108 pitches....
04:34, 05/15/2019

When Your Country Is On Fire, There's Always Softball When he lived in Venezuela, Freddy de Freitas played baseball every day of the week, except for the occasional Monday. He played and baked under the Caracas sun on weekends, and on weekdays after work he’d rush over to his local stadium to play under the lights. That was before the stadium lights st...
21:34, 06/06/2019

5 UA softball players named “All-Pac-12” TUCSON –  Five Wildcats – Reyna Carranco, Jessie Harper, Taylor McQuillin, Dejah Mulipola and Alyssa Palomino-Cardoza – were named first-team all-Pac-12, highlighting UA’s inclusion in the Pac-12 postseason softball awards. Coach Mike Candrea also talked about chasing a Pac-12 title agai...
07:17, 05/09/2019

#6 U of A falls to #3 Washington in softball TUCSON – In a pitchers’ duel between two of the nation’s top pitchers, Washington’s Gabbie Plain got the better of Arizona’s Taylor McQuillin in game 1 of a top-10 showdown between #6 Arizona and #3 Washington. The Huskies defeated the Wildcats, 2-1 on Friday in front of another sold-out crowd...
19:17, 05/04/2019

A high school in Ohio says it's doing away with valedictorians to make mental health a priority — and experts think its a game-changing policy Google Maps Mason High School in Mason City, Ohio, has decided to stop awarding students the titles of valedictorian or salutatorian, officials said in a press release. Instead, they will be moving to the Latin honors system where students can graduate with summa cum laude, magna cum laude, or cum ...
01:00, 05/14/2019

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....
06:51, 05/04/2019

Musgrove pitches into 9th, Pirates top Braves 7-4 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Musgrove gave Pittsburgh’s beleaguered bullpen a welcome break, pitching into the ninth inning for the first time in his career as the Pirates beat the Atlanta Braves 7-4 in a game delayed more than two hours by rain Wednesday night. Musgrove (4-6) bounced back from a pai...
08:34, 06/06/2019

Morton pitches Rays past Red Sox All-Star pitcher Charlie Morton struck out 11 in seven strong innings, and Guillermo Heredia doubled in the go-ahead run to lead the Tampa Bay Rays to a 3-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday afternoon in St. Petersburg, Fla....
23:51, 07/24/2019

Don’t blame us for low-scoring World Cup pitches, says ICC • ‘Guidance is to prepare pitches for typical English conditions’• World Cup pitches markedly different from those of recent yearsThe ICC has denied responsibility for the low-scoring pitches at this World Cup after yet another turgid surface was produced for the first semi-final between India and N...
01:00, 07/10/2019

Greinke pitches Diamondbacks to 4-3 win over Giants SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zack Greinke likes his chances of being named to the National League All-Star team Sunday. Even if it doesn’t happen, the Arizona right-hander is content keeping his road success going. Greinke pitched seven shutout innings, Eduardo Escobar hit an RBI single to break a sco...
13:51, 06/30/2019

Hendricks has 2-run 2B, pitches into 9th; Cubs top Reds 3-1 CINCINNATI (AP) — Kyle Hendricks had three hits, including a two-run double, and pitched into the ninth inning to lead the surging Chicago Cubs over the Cincinnati Reds 3-1 Tuesday night. The Cubs are 10-2 in May, their best start to the month since 1977. Chicago has won 22 of 28 games for the NL...
04:00, 05/15/2019

CDO knocks off #2 seed in softball playoffs PHOENIX – Coach Fowler and the Canyon Del Oro High School softball team knocked off the state’s #2 seed in blowout fashion!  CDO beat Glendale’s Cactus High 15-2. Here are highlights from Tuesday night’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: ...
09:00, 05/08/2019

Victor Robles gets hit by pitches often. His manager wants to see him protect himself. The young Nationals outfielder changed his stance to attack the many pitches away he's been seeing, and it's led to even a slimmer margin for error inside....
17:51, 06/25/2019

Porcello pitches Red Sox past Twins 2-0 with 7 scoreless MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rick Porcello pitched seven shutout innings for Boston to outduel Minnesota ace Jose Berrios, and the Red Sox stretched their winning streak to a season-high six straight games with a 2-0 victory over the Twins on Monday night. Porcello (5-6) allowed only four hits and one walk wi...
07:00, 06/18/2019

Corbin pitches shutout in Nationals 5-0 win over Marlins Patrick Corbin pitched a four-hit shutout, Yan Gomes hit a three-run RBI double in the fourth inning and the Washington Nationals beat the Miami Marlins 5-0 on Saturday        ...
01:51, 05/26/2019

Chris Sale pitches ridiculously as Red Sox rip Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Chris Sale threw a three-hitter for his third career shutout, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Rafael Devers drove in three runs apiece, and the Boston Red Sox trounced the woeful Kansas City Royals 8-0 on Wednesday night. Sale’s dominant performance was summed up by the eighth inning...
05:34, 06/06/2019

Reds homer on 3 straight pitches vs. Samardzija The Reds got home runs from Eugenio Suarez, Jesse Winker and Derek Dietrich on three consecutive pitches from San Francisco's Jeff Samardzija in the first inning Sunday....
06:17, 05/06/2019

Lopez pitches 7 innings, Marlins win 4-3 over Pirates MIAMI (AP) — For the second straight game Pittsburgh jumped on Miami, this time though the Marlins’ answered and Pablo Lopez and his teammates were able to lock down the Pirates the rest of the way. Lopez pitched seven strong innings and allowed three runs to help the Miami Marlins beat the Pi...
12:00, 06/16/2019

In nod to 2020, Trump pitches U.S. immigration overhaul President Donald Trump on Thursday proposed overhauling the U.S. immigration system to favor young, educated, English-speaking applicants instead of people with family ties to Americans, a plan he will push in his 2020 re-election campaign but has little to no chance of being approved in Congress....
01:17, 05/17/2019

Thames Water: No water supply for 100,000 properties and schools closed across Hampton, Twickenham and West London due to burst pipes At least 100,000 properties in south and west London have been left with no running water or a limited supply after a major water pipe burst in Hampton....
18:17, 06/12/2019

This Is The Most Awkward 20 Seconds Of A Softball Broadcast I've Ever Heard It brings me no pleasure to report this, but I am compelled to share with you an absolutely brutal exchange between play-by-play man Mark Neely and color commentator Danielle Lawrie that occurred during Michigan and James Madison’s NCAA Softball Tournament game this afternoon....
21:51, 05/20/2019

Texas softball pitcher ‘doing well’ after getting hit in face with ball This was a painful victory for the Texas Longhorn softball team. Texas pitcher Miranda Elish took a throw to the face in the second inning of the Longhorns’ 7-5 comeback victory over host Alabama at in Friday’s NCAA softball super regional game in Tuscaloosa. Elish was helped off the fie...
09:17, 05/25/2019

Arizona softball’s season ends against Alabama The Alabama Crimson Tide eliminated Arizona from the Women’s College World Series 2-0. The Wildcats went 1-2 in Oklahoma City, falling one game short of the WCWS Final Four. Arizona finishes the year 48-14....
18:00, 06/02/2019

Softball Regional Tournament Schedule Released The KHSAA Softball Regional Tournament schedules were released Friday night. Here are the schedules for the 10th-12th Regions: 10th Region – At Campbell County High School Monday, May 27 Pendleton Co. vs Scott – 11am Mason Co. vs Clark Co. – 1pm Bourbon Co. vs Harrison Co. – ...
04:51, 05/25/2019

Arizona Softball eliminated from Pac-12 title contention With a 5-4 loss at UCLA, the Arizona Wildcats cannot win the 2019 Pac-12 Championship. Arizona built a 3-0 lead off home runs from Jessie Harper and a two-run shot from Dejah Mulipola. Harper’s home run is her 62nd of her career, which is the most among active NCAA juniors. The Arizona record ...
08:17, 05/11/2019

Longtime Nebraska softball coach placed on leave Longtime coach of Nebraska softball team placed on administrative leave while school officials address concerns raised by or about players       ...
23:17, 07/10/2019

Duchess of Cambridge dazzles as she re-opens family garden at Hampton Court Palace Garden Festival... and reveals her children inspired her The Duchess of Cambridge dazzled as she launched a new version of her family friendly garden today, and revealed her children helped provide some of the inspiration....
01:51, 07/02/2019

FCC pitches 9-8-8 as new U.S. suicide prevention, mental health hotline The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday approved a a measure to create a national three-digit phone number -- similar to 911 for emergencies -- that connects with the National Suicide Prevention Hotline....
03:00, 08/16/2019

Buttigieg pitches plan to fight systemic racism Democratic presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg laid out his proposals for the country during a speech at a Chicago event held by a civil rights organization as he looks to build support among black voters. (July 2)        ...
15:00, 07/03/2019

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 exactly what it needed a day after it used seven reli...
06:34, 05/13/2019

Gonzalez effective again, pitches Brewers past Phillies 5-2 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Gio Gonzalez continued to make the most of his second stint in Milwaukee, allowing one run while pitching into the sixth inning as the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 5-2 on Wednesday night. Gonzalez (2-0) was hardly dazzling in his fourth start this season, but ...
07:51, 05/16/2019

Porcello pitches 8 shutout innings, Red Sox beat A's 5-1 Rick Porcello pitched eight shutout innings and struck out a season-high eight as the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 5-1        ...
06:17, 05/01/2019

Bieber pitches 5-hitter, Indians top Angels 6-2 for sweep Shane Bieber became the first pitcher this season to throw three complete games, a five-hitter that led the Cleveland Indians over the Los Angeles Angels 6-2 for a three-game sweep       ...
23:17, 08/04/2019

Red Sox RHP Velázquez pitches once, back on injured list The Boston Red Sox have put right-hander Hector Velázquez on the 10-day injured list, a day after a recurrence of back trouble that sidelined him a few weeks ago       ...
21:51, 06/19/2019

Duffy pitches Royals past Angels 5-1 for 3rd straight win ANAHEIM (AP) — Danny Duffy won his third straight start and the Kansas City Royals stopped a four-game skid Sunday with a 5-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels. Hunter Dozier hit a two-run double and Duffy (3-1) allowed five hits in six effective innings. The veteran left-hander, who is from Calif...
02:17, 05/20/2019

U.S. Bank Regulator Pitches Low-Income Lending Rule Changes A Trump-appointed bank regulator is touring the country trying to sell his plans to modify lower-income lending requirements and overcome resistance from other regulators, banks and community advocates....
17:51, 08/19/2019

Theresa May pitches new Brexit deal to skeptical lawmakers British Prime Minister Theresa May revealed her "new deal" on Brexit in a speech Tuesday, a last-ditch effort to leave the European Union with an agreement....
19:51, 05/21/2019

Castillo pitches two-hit ball into 7th, Reds beat Astros 3-2 CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel returned from an eye injury and drove in a pair of runs Monday night, Luis Castillo pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros. The Reds got the better of a reunion of once-familiar foes that r...
07:00, 06/18/2019

Baseball, Softball Regional Championship Scores and Highlights "They're my boys. I'm so excited for them, to watch how they've grown. They deserve this."@tatescrbaseball wins their first Regional Championship hardware since 2014 with a 7-1 victory over @LHSBaseball1939 @TCDORES1 pic.twitter.com/TM6r6MBKpz — Eli Gehn (@EliGehnLEX18) May 30, 201...
08:51, 05/30/2019

UA softball excited to hit road for College World Series TUCSON –  Arizona’s opening-round matchup at the 2019 Women’s College World Series is set. Here’s more with the Cats from Monday’s sportscast: UA softball team celebrates after birth to 2019 College World Series. Malia Martinez has the look of excitement (among others)...
09:00, 05/28/2019

This Mariners Error Is Some Beer-League Softball Shit For a little while there it looked like the Seattle Mariners might actually be pretty good this season. They got off to a 13-2 start and everyone in the lineup was hitting dingers all over the place. The bombs are still flying (they are second in baseball with 108 homers), but basically everything e...
16:51, 06/04/2019

UA softball preps for NCAA Super Regionals vs. Ole Miss TUCSON – After beating Auburn in the Tucson regional at Hillenbrand Stadium, the Arizona Wildcat softball team is hoping to knock off another SEC foe in Ole Miss this weekend. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: Following its Tucson Regional Championship after a...
08:51, 05/21/2019

Arizona Softball one win away from Women’s College World Series Arizona softball beat #11 Ole Miss 5-2 at Hillenbrand Stadium Friday to win the first game of a potential three-game Super Regional Series. The Wildcats trailed twice – 1-0 and 2-1, but battled back to help pitcher Taylor McQuillin pick up the win. Arizona will face Ole Miss at Hillenbrand Sta...
08:17, 05/25/2019

UCLA Walks It Off Against Oklahoma To Win Another Softball National Championship It may not have been quite as dominant as the show of fireworks that they put on in their unbelievable 16-3 Game 1 win, but it was plenty more dramatic. The UCLA Bruins found the bats when they needed them, hit four dingers once again, and walked it off in the seventh for a 5-4 victory over a crushe...
07:51, 06/05/2019

#3 UA softball excited to begin NCAA Regional in Tucson TUCSON -Sixth-seeded Arizona (42-12, 19-5 Pac-12) is set to host an NCAA Regional for the 24th time in program history and fifth time in the last six years. NCAA REGIONAL • MAY 17-19 • TUCSON, ARIZ. THE GAMES (Times MST) Friday, May 17 6 p.m. G1: Auburn vs. Colorado State TV: ESPN 8:30 p....
10:34, 05/17/2019

Baseball, Softball Regional Semifinal Scores and Highlights Highlights from the 11th region baseball semifinals tonight. @tatescrbaseball and @SportsLafayette advance to the championship. pic.twitter.com/MaFZJlLTec — Charlie Walter (@CharlieWalterTV) May 29, 2019 WATCH: Softball Regional Semifinal winners include @MSHSSoftball1, @WoodfordFstptch, @Bo...
09:17, 05/29/2019

Baseball, Softball District Final Scores and Highlights Baseball 43rd District Championship Tates Creek 7, Lafayette 5 The win was captured in the bottom of the 6th inning, when Tates Creek Senior Colin Burgess hit a grand slam after the team was trailing 5-3. Lafayette would have the bases loaded in the top of the 7th, but Blayne Deaton would strikeout ...
07:17, 05/23/2019

UA softball gearing up for #3 Washington at College World Series TUCSON – The 6th ranked Arizona Wildcat softball team have to play Pac-12 nemesis #3 Washington in the opener of the College World Series this Thursday at 9 a.m. Tucson time. Here’s an in-depth story with Wildcat players from Tuesday’s sportscast: ...
11:51, 05/30/2019

Alcantara pitches 2-hitter, Miami beats reeling Mets 3-0 MIAMI (AP) — Sandy Alcantara threw a two-hitter in a pitching duel with Noah Syndergaard, and the Miami Marlins beat the reeling New York Mets 3-0 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep. A day after being shut out on just one hit, the Mets lost their fifth in row. The latest defeat against a team wit...
01:51, 05/20/2019

Wacha pitches 6 shutout innings as Cardinals beat Miami 4-1 MIAMI (AP) — Michael Wacha pitched six scoreless innings in his return to the St. Louis Cardinals’ rotation Monday, and they broke a three-game losing streak by beating Miami 4-1. Wacha (4-2), who was briefly demoted to the bullpen, benefited from three double plays and a pickoff in his first ...
05:00, 06/11/2019

Walker pitches Illinois State past Louisville 4-2 in NCAA LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Jeremy Gaines’ two-run double capped a three-run sixth inning, Matt Walker threw a complete-game six-hitter and Illinois State upset top-seeded Louisville 4-2 on Saturday in a winner’s bracket game of the NCAA Tournament. Hitless for three innings against the natio...
01:17, 06/02/2019

Musgrove pitches, hits, runs Pirates past Phils for 5-1 win Joe Musgrove scattered two hits over six innings, collected his first double of the season and scored on a textbook head-first slide to beat a throw by Philadelphia right fielder Bryce Harper and lead the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-1 win       ...
19:17, 07/21/2019

Skaggs pitches season-high 7 1/3, Angels beat Jays 3-1 TORONTO (AP) — Tyler Skaggs pitched into the eighth inning, Kole Calhoun and Brian Goodwin hit solo home runs, and the Los Angeles Angels beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-1 Tuesday night. Skaggs (6-6) went a season-best 7 1/3 innings. He allowed a run and three hits, walked none and struck out six to wi...
05:17, 06/19/2019

Max Scherzer, broken nose and all, pitches Nationals to sweep of Phillies Nationals ace Max Scherzer tossed seven scoreless innings in a win over the Phillies, one day after breaking his nose taking batting practice.       ...
05:34, 06/20/2019

Buehler pitches Dodgers past Braves 5-3 in playoff rematch LOS ANGELES (AP) — Walker Buehler shook off a rough playoff start against Atlanta last year, matching a season high with eight strikeouts while pitching the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 5-3 victory over the Braves on Monday night. Chris Taylor had two RBIs as the Dodgers extended their home winning stre...
08:17, 05/07/2019

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....
17:00, 06/03/2019

Donald Trump Wants To Return To The Moon. Jeff Bezos Pitches In To Help In the six weeks since Vice President Mike Pence announced a crash program to get humans to the moon within five years, the White House has provided no details on how it would achieve that and no cost......
05:34, 05/10/2019

Musgrove pitches 7 solid innings, Pirates beat Padres 2-1 PITTSBURGH (AP) — Joe Musgrove pitched five-hit, one-run ball through seven innings, and the Pittsburgh Pirates capitalized on two errors by San Diego’s Manny Machado in a 2-1 win over the Padres on Friday night. Musgrove (5-7) lasted at least seven innings for the second time in four starts, ...
04:51, 06/22/2019

Facebook confronts a hostile Washington as it pitches digital currency The backlash suggests the social media giant faces a steep climb to win regulatory approval for Libra, the cryptocurrency it aims to roll out as soon as next year....
17:51, 07/16/2019

Blackmon homers, Gray pitches Rockies past Dodgers 5-3 DENVER (AP) — Jon Gray and Clayton Kershaw turned Coors Field into a pitcher’s park for one night. Charlie Blackmon showed the hitters are still dangerous in the thin air. Gray pitched effectively into the seventh inning and Blackmon homered to lead the Colorado Rockies past the Los Angeles Do...
13:51, 06/30/2019

Texas softball pitcher ‘doing well’ after ball hits her in face: reports A pitcher for the University of Texas women’s softball team was said to be “doing well” Friday night after being hit in the face with the ball during an NCAA regional tournament game in Alabama, according to reports....
10:17, 05/25/2019

I Could Watch Bernie Sanders Play Competent Softball on a Loop Until I Die Bernie Sanders put his Brooklyn stickball training to good use on Tuesday by playing a fairly competent game of softball at Iowa’s Field of Dreams. Generally, these kinds of events feel forced, but please tell me if you don’t see a soupçon of fun and whimsy in Uncle Bernard’s astonishingly capable s...
21:00, 08/21/2019

College softball coach sent me creepy texts for years: player A married college softball coach in Minnesota sexually pursued one of his players for years against her wishes, according to a disturbing report. Rick Supinski, 50, is no longer with Bemidji State University after the player reported him to school officials, saying the creepy coach’s advances includ...
20:34, 07/26/2019

Tucson-area softball & baseball doing well in high school playoffs TUCSON – Softball and baseball teams from Southern Arizona are fairing well against Phoenix-area competition in the high school playoffs. Here’s a montage of highlights from games including Cienega, Empire, St. Augustine, Nogales, Salpointe and other schools: ...
17:00, 05/02/2019

Coach Otero’s historic run with Tucson High softball continues TUCSON – Longtime Desert View High School softball coach Bert Otero came out of retirement to lead Tucson High to the 6A playoffs.   The Pima County Sports Hall of Famer notched his 600th career win earlier in the season and now has Tucson High on a Cinderella run in the 6A state playoffs.  Hi...
09:17, 05/07/2019

High School softball playoffs heat up; Early highlights TUCSON –  A number of Southern Arizona high school softball teams are in action today in the state playoffs.   News 4 Tucson will have complete highlights at 6 and 10 p.m. Here are some highlights via twitter (complete schedule below). Douglas High School takes a 2-1 lead in the 4A state play...
05:17, 05/03/2019

Douglas High softball falls to sizzling hot Salpointe in playoffs TUCSON – Salpointe High School would trail 2-1 early in the 4A playoff matchup against Douglas. However, the Lancers would break off 11 runs in a row to take home a 12-2 victory. Here’s more from Thursday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson:...
11:17, 05/03/2019

UA softball seniors at NCAA regionals are sentimental to be on home field TUCSON – The U of A softball team is hosting the NCAA regionals and will most likely get a chance to host the Super Regional next weekend (if the Wildcats continue to win). Here’s more with the seniors who are getting sentimental knowing their lost chance to play games at home is coming ...
05:17, 05/18/2019

In-depth with Sabino High softball after state title celebration TUCSON – Sabino High School’s softball team took home a state title for the first time since 2004. The Sabercats did not make it back to Tucson until early this morning (after midnight). Here’s more on the celebration and aftermath of the state title from the evening newscast on Ne...
05:00, 05/08/2019

Reyna Carranco is healthy for UA softball Super Regional vs. Ole Miss TUCSON – The 6th ranked Arizona Wildcat softball team is just two victories away from advancing to the College World Series. It also helps to have the Pac-12’s leading hitter back. Reyna Carranco talks about getting back in the lineup and feeling nearly 100 percent. Here’s more fro...
12:17, 05/23/2019

Sabino High softball team wins 3A state title TUCSON – The Sabino High School softball team jumped out to a big lead in the state championship game and never looked back.  The Sabercats beat Snowflake 14-2 and took home a 3A state title.  Here’s in-depth highlights from Monday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson:...
09:17, 05/07/2019

Abbey Cheek Becomes Fourth Kentucky Softball NFCA All-American Abbey Cheek rounding the bases – Photo by Joshua R. Gateley LEXINGTON, Ky. – Behind the most prolific offensive season in Kentucky Softball history, senior third baseman Abbey Cheek became the fourth player in UK history to be named a National Fastpitch Coaches’ Association All-American on Wed...
01:17, 05/30/2019

Six Southern AZ teams battle for state championship in HS softball, baseball PHOENIX – Three Southern Arizona high school softball teams and three baseball squads from our region are suiting up In the state title game on Monday and Tuesday night.  Here’s the schedule. MONDAY, MAY 13 SOFTBALL: 5A CHAMPIONSHIP (ASU) No. 3 Ironwood Ridge vs. No. 2 Centennial, 5:30 p...
00:51, 05/14/2019

Obama surprises kids at D.C. after-school program with pep talks and softball "I'm going to be on the lookout for you," the former president told the kids at Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy. "You're going to do something important. You're going to make a real difference."...
22:34, 05/23/2019

College softball player hospitalized after teammate's throw hit her in the face A pitcher for the University of Texas softball team was taken to a hospital Friday after a ball thrown by her own teammate struck her in the face, the team said on Twitter....
17:51, 05/26/2019

The next Pedro? Martinez says Cincinnati Reds' Luis Castillo pitches just like he did MLB managers and players have attested to how much the Reds ace reminds them of Pedro Martinez. And the Hall of Famer completely agrees.       ...
06:00, 07/13/2019

Wild Wainwright pitches Cards past Hamels, Cubs 2-1 to sweep Adam Wainwright overcame a career-high seven walks to pitch eight shutout innings, leading the St. Louis Cardinals over Cole Hamels and the Chicago Cubs 2-1 for a three-game sweep        ...
00:00, 06/03/2019

Buttigieg takes on Trump, pitches four new tax hikes in Fox News Town Hall Insurgent Democrat presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg acknowledged at the Fox News town hall in Claremont, New Hampshire Sunday evening that he needs to do more to appeal to "black and brown" voters, even as he confidently parried a series of questions on issues from economic policy to health car...
06:00, 05/20/2019

Mexican president pitches universal internet in chat with Facebook's Zuckerberg Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he spoke with Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, inviting the social media tycoon to partner with him in a bid to promote universal internet access in Mexico....
04:00, 06/19/2019

'Madden NFL' cover athlete Patrick Mahomes wants to make mark in game with no-look passes Kansas City Chiefs' quarterback Patrick Mahomes is on the cover of the 'Madden NFL 20' video game. But can his character do no-look and lefty passes?       ...
22:17, 07/12/2019

Texas Softball Pitcher Hospitalized After Teammate's Throw Hit Her Straight In The Face Texas softball pitcher Miranda Elish was taken to a hospital on Friday during her team’s NCAA super regional game against Alabama after taking a throw directly to the face. The injury occurred in the second inning when Longhorns catcher Mary Iakopo fielded what she thought was a live bunt and tried...
17:00, 05/25/2019

UCLA senior puts heart surgery on hold until after softball postseason Before the season, Stevie Wisz was told she needed heart surgery -- again. Instead, she's running the bases and scoring runs as UCLA goes for a national title....
17:51, 05/23/2019

A Sneaky Hidden-Ball Trick Sent Trine To The D3 Softball World Series The Trine University (Indiana) Thunder made use of what was either a sublimely inventive or sneakily underhanded play to get the last out against Geneseo on Saturday and advance to the Division III Women’s College World Series. Whatever your opinion on it, I believe a hidden-ball trick of this varie...
23:17, 05/20/2019

UA softball seniors prep for final home series; #3 Washington in Tucson TUCSON – Coach Mike Candrea and 6th ranked Arizona’s softball team will host #3 Washington this weekend at Hillenbrand Stadium.  It’s “senior weekend” with Friday’s first pitch at 5 p.m.  Here’s more from seniors that’ll suit up for the last time at th...
11:17, 05/03/2019

Empire High School beats Ironwood Ridge in softball playoffs ORO VALLEY, AZ – Just two years ago, Empire High School (out of Vail, AZ) won a 3A softball state title. And, now, two years later, Empire has not skipped a beat at the 5A level.  Ironwood Ridge learned the hard way after Empire cruised to an 8-2 victory in the state playoffs. Here’s mor...
11:17, 05/03/2019

James Harden and his 'lucky charm' have Rockets poised to make noise in Oakland in Game 5 What a difference two games make. The Rockets - and reigning MVP James Harden - head back to Oakland brimming with confidence in classic NBA playoff.        ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

Brewers Utility Man Hernán Pérez Pitches Delightful, YouTube-Inspired 1-2-3 Inning Normally I would not ask you to pay attention to a late half-inning in a 16–0 June blowout, where pretty much by definition nothing that happens matters in the slightest. This is no normal half-inning! First of all the pitcher is Brewers utility man Hernán Pérez, making his second appearance on the ...
07:51, 06/05/2019

Klobuchar pitches pragmatism as she seeks to carve identity in Democratic presidential field U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar pitched her "heartland" credentials and disputed that she was not liberal enough to win the Democratic nomination for president in a Wednesday town hall on the Fox News channel, a network that targets conservatives....
04:34, 05/09/2019

UPDATE 1-Mexican president pitches universal internet in chat with Facebook's Zuckerberg Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he spoke with Facebook Inc's Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday, inviting the social media tycoon to partner with him in a bid to promote universal internet access in Mexico....
03:17, 06/19/2019

At NITI Aayog Meet, PM Pitches For Clean Water To All Rural Homes By 2024 Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that piped water will reach all homes in the countryside by 2024, setting a tough target at a time when hundreds of millions don't have access to clean......
02:00, 06/16/2019

St. Louis Cardinals' Jordan Hicks, who has thrown some of the fastest pitches in MLB this season, tears UCL St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jordan Hicks has thrown pitches at 104 and 103 mph this season but the hard-throwing right-hander is facing tough reality of what it means to throw like that....
22:34, 06/25/2019

Robo Adviser Betterment Pitches for Client Cash by Offering Traditional Banking Betterment, an early provider of digital-investing services, is introducing new banking products at a time when anxiety over slowing economic growth has led some investors to reduce market exposure and stockpile cash....
18:34, 07/23/2019

Salpointe softball wins state title on dramatic, extra innings, “walk off” RBI TUCSON – The Salpointe High School softball team was taken into extra innings by Cactus High School in the 4A state title game.  The crowd at Hillenbrand Stadium on the campus of the Univ. of Arizona witnessed a thrilling ending as the Lancers won 6-5 on their last at-bat.  Here’s highli...
19:34, 05/15/2019

Clay County Falls in Extras, Male Wins State Softball Title LEXINGTON, Ky- With their offense nonexistent today, Male won the small ball battle in route to taking down Clay County 2-1 in 8 innings. Male would go on to beat Warren East 6-1 in the State Championship game. Male tied up Clay County in the fourth inning with a runner stealing home. They then went...
12:00, 06/16/2019

Florida State Becomes First Softball Team In NCAA Tournament History To Hit Four Consecutive Dingers For the first time in NCAA tournament history, a softball team hit back-to-back-to-back-to-back homers in a single game. Florida State smashed for dingers in a row in the Seminoles’ eventual 12-1 win over South Florida on Saturday. The game was over after five innings....
04:51, 05/19/2019

Mel Coombs comes through twice to lift St. Mary’s Ryken softball past O’Connell for WCAC title Coombs hits a tying two-run home run in the sixth and a go-ahead three-run blast in the eighth to power Ryken to its first conference championship since 2015....
04:17, 05/07/2019

Kentucky Softball Season Ends In 2019 NCAA Seattle Super Regional SEATTLE, Wash. (UK Athletics) – The Washington Huskies scored a run in the top of the first and two in the sixth and seventh to win the 2019 Seattle Super Regional on Saturday night in the Pacific Northwest, 5-0. The 2019 season was one for the record books, as was the entire career for the class of...
12:51, 05/26/2019

Texas softball player receives special surprise from Army brother on senior day Texas Longhorns outfielder Ki’Audra Hayter celebrated her final home game with her family Sunday on senior day and was surprised to see another member of her family make a surprise appearance....
17:51, 05/06/2019

College Softball Coach Dismissed After Sexually Harassing Player Through Text Messages A softball coach at Bemidji State University in Minnesota has been dismissed from the program after being placed on a leave of absence earlier this year. The reason? According to a Bemidji Pioneer report, Rick Supinski was found by the university to have engaged in inappropriate behavior around the ...
20:51, 07/25/2019

Nationals' Patrick Corbin pitches gem just a day after death of good friend Tyler Skaggs Donning Tyler Skaggs' jersey number 45 as a tribute, an emotional Patrick Corbin threw a gem to honor his deceased friend.       ...
08:34, 07/03/2019

2020 candidate John Delaney pitches vastly unusual climate change plan Maryland congressman wants to capture carbon dioxide pollution heating the planet and transport it in pipelines criss-crossing USThe first three Democratic presidential candidates to declare their plans to tackle the climate crisis are focussing on setting deadlines to neutralize US pollution. But o...
03:34, 05/24/2019

Greenlight's David Einhorn pitches long on AerCap, short on GATX at Sohn Conference David Einhorn, president of Greenlight Capital, at the Sohn Investment Conference said his firm is positive on airplane leasing company AerCap Holdings and negative on railcar leasing company GATX Corp....
20:17, 05/06/2019

Exclusive: Novartis pitches discounts on pricey gene therapy for deadly muscle disorder Novartis AG is offering price discounts in negotiations with U.S. health insurers on its gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA), a treatment that could cost more than a million dollars, but the gesture comes with strings attached....
19:51, 05/10/2019

Bill Ackman pitches spare office space while celebrating hedge fund’s prosperity Bill Ackman’s hedge fund is up nearly 40 percent this year — but that isn’t distracting him from pitching some spare office space he co-owns in Hell’s Kitchen. “If you’re interested in renting space, give me a call,” Ackman joked on a Tuesday call with investors, referring to 787 11th Ave., a 10-sto...
04:00, 05/15/2019

Tory leadership race: Contest to narrow down as MPs hold first ballot after intense week of pitches The race to become the next prime minister is set to narrow as Conservative MPs hold the first ballot of the contest following an intense week of leadership pitches....
04:00, 06/13/2019

UCLA softball star Rachel Garcia named Collegiate Woman Athlete of the Year UCLA softball pitcher Rachel Garcia wins Honda Cup as top collegiate female athlete after leading Bruins to their 13th national title.       ...
06:34, 06/25/2019

UCLA softball star Stevie Wisz puts heart surgery on hold for last season Open-heart surgery can wait. Stevie Wisz has a season to finish. Wisz, a UCLA senior softball player who has suffered from heart ailments virtually her entire life and currently wears a pacemaker to keep her heart beating, postponed her latest major operation in order to help the Bruins reach the Wo...
17:51, 05/24/2019

Democratic candidate Pete Buttigieg pitches $1B plan to restrict guns, fight domestic terrorism Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg laid out a plan Tuesday to fight and prevent domestic terrorism, like the type that emerged in Texas and Ohio last weekend and killed more than 30 people....
21:34, 08/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Greenlight's David Einhorn pitches long on AerCap, short on GATX at Sohn Conference David Einhorn, president of Greenlight Capital, at the Sohn Investment Conference on Monday said his firm is positive on airplane leasing company AerCap Holdings and negative on railcar leasing company GATX Corp ....
20:17, 05/06/2019

Former Iowa softball standout, 25, killed by apparent stray bullet; police investigate possible illegal hunter A hunter’s bullet may have accidentally struck and killed a woman and star athlete in college as she was driving on an Iowa highway in the middle of the night over the weekend....
20:34, 04/30/2019

Comparing Sunnyside’s run to Nogales baseball & Tucson-area softball Little League World Series participants TUCSON – Here’s a look back at some of the recent success of Southern AZ teams who’ve made big runs in the Little League World Series (both baseball -Sunnyside & Nogales LL, & softball -Sunnyside LL). News 4 Tucson goes in-depth on the aftermath of Sunnyside Little League’s a...
03:17, 08/13/2019

Indiana college softball team pulls off stunning hidden-ball trick to advance to World Series Indiana college softball players used teamwork and a bit of subterfuge to pull off a hidden-ball trick Saturday that secured their spot in the Women’s College World Series....
12:51, 05/21/2019

Myanmar frees Reuters journalists The two reporters were arrested in Myanmar in late 2017. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for their coverage of the military crackdown on Rohingya Muslims....
05:51, 05/07/2019

The Committee to Protect Journalists Is Unionizing Over the past two years, digital media has seen a groundswell of organizing efforts across the industry. Today, the staff of one of the non-profits at the forefront of defending those outlets’ rights—the Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ)—has also opted to join a union, the Writers Guild of Amer...
18:34, 07/17/2019

Rep. Adam Schiff: U.S. not doing enough to protect journalists Eight months after Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi's murder at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, U.S. lawmakers and press freedom advocates renewed calls for justice....
23:34, 05/17/2019

Venezuelan journalists report on their own survival As the UN's Michelle Bachelet visits Venezuela to address the political standoff and electricity and internet blackouts becoming the norm, life's daily struggles have become an unwanted news beat for journalists....
11:17, 06/19/2019

Mexico: 3 journalists killed in one week Two reporters were gunned down, while a third was found dead in the trunk of a car. Mexico is one of the most dangerous places in the world for journalists, with a majority of the murder cases going unsolved....
14:17, 08/04/2019

The Best Way For Jeffrey Goldberg To Help Diverse Journalists Would Be To Quit His Job On Thursday, Nieman Lab published a friendly discussion with The Atlantic’s editor-in-chief Jeffrey Goldberg and the magazine’s recently-promoted executive editor Adrienne LaFance, in which they addressed the great progress The Atlantic has made in adding women to its staff. Unfortunately (or fortun...
01:17, 06/08/2019

Chelsea Manning: Trump administration ‘clearly’ wants to go after journalists Former Army intelligence analyst Chelsea Manning on Sunday accused the Trump administration of “clearly” wanting to go after journalists by using the FBI and Department of Justice....
12:34, 05/13/2019

'Kommersant' Russian journalists quit over censorship Two veteran reporters were fired, and their colleagues on the political desk quit in protest at the 'Kommersant' business newspaper. The billionaire owner apparently disapproved of an article....
04:51, 05/21/2019

Anglophone journalists in Cameroon fear for their lives The crisis in Cameroon's Anglophone regions has led numerous journalists in affected areas to quit their careers for their safety. Those who stay and insist on reporting on the crisis face threats from all sides....
01:00, 08/07/2019

British journalists slam use of 'intimidating' lawsuits Press freedom advocates have called for more safeguards from legal attempts to silence journalists. Without them, such lawsuits will continue to pose "a threat to media freedom and public interest advocacy."...
23:34, 07/21/2019

| Myanmar frees two Reuters journalists in amnesty Two Reuters journalists who had been jailed for their reporting on the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar walked out of prison, freed in a presidential amnesty after a global campaign for their release....
19:51, 05/07/2019

Facebook is hiring journalists to curate its news tab Facebook on Tuesday confirmed it’s hiring a team of veteran journalists to help curate news stories in its soon-to-launch news tab. The company confirmed the plans after The New York Times on Tuesday reported that Facebook is bringing human curators on board, instead of just relying on algorithms to...
02:00, 08/21/2019

Kashmir journalists frustrated by communications blockade Kashmir has nearly 180 English and Urdu daily newspapers, but only five are publishing these days due to restrictions imposed by Indian authorities to prevent unrest after New Delhi revoked the state's autonomy....
22:51, 08/09/2019

Myanmar frees 2 Reuters journalists from prison Prison chief says 2 Reuters journalists jailed for breaking Myanmar’s Official Secrets Act have been freed from prison.        ...
07:00, 05/07/2019

E3 Expo Leaks The Personal Information Of Over 2,000 Journalists A spreadsheet containing the contact information and personal addresses of over 2,000 games journalists, editors, and other content creators was recently found to have been published and publicly accessible on the website of the E3 Expo....
18:51, 08/03/2019

Al Jazeera Suspends Two Journalists Over Holocaust Video Al Jazeera announced the suspension Sunday of two journalists over a video that reportedly claimed the extent of the Holocaust was deliberately misrepresented by Jews. The Qatari broadcaster said in a statement that the offending clip and accompanying posts were quickly deleted as the content violat...
08:34, 05/20/2019

Journalists reunited with families after 500 days in Myanmar prison Two journalists jailed in Myanmar for breaking state-secrets laws while investigating a Rohingya massacre have been reunited with their families after spending more than 500 days behind bars....
09:34, 05/07/2019

Outcry over summoning of French journalists by intel agency PARIS (AP) — Media advocacy group Reporters Without Borders is urging French authorities to explain why the country’s intelligence agency summoned eight journalists working on sensitive stories. Secretary-general Christophe Deloire says the watchdog fears “an attempt to intimidate the jo...
15:34, 05/24/2019

| Journalists investigating Russia targeted by cyberattacks: ProtonMail Reporters investigating Russian military intelligence have been targeted by highly sophisticated cyberattacks through their encrypted email accounts, with evidence suggesting Moscow was responsible, according to the email service provider ProtonMail and journalists....
11:17, 07/28/2019

Al-Jazeera suspends two journalists over 'Holocaust denying' video The Qatari broadcaster has come under fire for a controversial video about the Holocaust. The Israeli Foreign Ministry said it represented "the worst kind of pernicious evil."...
10:34, 05/20/2019

Journalists jailed in Myanmar released after more than 500 days in prison Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were arrested on the evening of Dec. 12, 2017, at the time when they were working on an investigation into the massacre of 10 Rohingya Muslim men and boys in the conflict-torn Rakhine State....
16:34, 05/07/2019

Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar released after more than 500 days Two Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar under the country's Official Secrets Act for reporting on a massacre of Rohingya civilians have been freed after more than 500 days....
08:34, 05/07/2019

Champions of free speech: Journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo are Burmese journalists who were imprisoned for more than 500 days for their reporting of a Rohingya massacre. They are two of Deutsche Welle's champions of free speech....
18:00, 05/07/2019

UN office hails Myanmar journalists' release, with a caveat The U.N. human rights office is praising the release of Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo from prison in Myanmar, but says a "very dire situation" remains for freedom of expression in the Asian country....
15:00, 05/07/2019

Prize-winning journalists released from Myanmar prison Two Reuters journalists whose arrests over 500 days ago sparked international condemnation of the Myanmar government were among some 6,520 inmates freed Tuesday under a presidential pardon....
11:00, 05/07/2019

Turkish court acquits 3 journalists of supporting terrorism A Turkish court acquitted three journalists Wednesday on charges of producing propaganda for a terrorist organization in connection with a 2016 incident....
19:00, 07/17/2019

| What does Facebook's plan to hire journalists mean for media industry? Facebook's plan to hire professional journalists instead of relying solely on algorithms to deliver news is a positive step but is unlikely to shake up an embattled media industry, analysts say....
04:00, 08/23/2019

Journalists in Haiti demand protection after reporter killed PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Attacks against journalists in Haiti are escalating, and the slaying of a radio reporter has prompted media organizations to renew demands that police protect them and give them space to work. Unidentified gunman shot journalist Rospide Pétion as he drove home late Monda...
19:00, 06/11/2019

Reactions to release of Reuters journalists from Myanmar prison Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, jailed in Myanmar after they were convicted of breaking the Official Secrets Act, walked free from prison on Tuesday after spending more than 500 days behind bars....
12:17, 05/07/2019

UN office hails Myanmar journalists’ release, with a caveat GENEVA (AP) — The U.N. human rights office is praising the release of Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo from prison in Myanmar, but says a “very dire situation” remains for freedom of expression in the Asian country. Rights office spokeswoman Ravina Shamdasani hailed “goo...
14:51, 05/07/2019

Al-Jazeera suspends two journalists over 'offensive' Holocaust report Images of the persecution of Jews accompanied narration asking ‘why is there a focus only on them?’Al-Jazeera suspended two journalists on Sunday over a video they produced that claimed the extent of the Holocaust was being misrepresented by Jews.The clip, posted by the Qatari state-funded broadcast...
11:51, 05/20/2019

Al-Jazeera says Sudan shuts down bureau, blocks journalists KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — The satellite news channel Al-Jazeera says authorities in Sudan have shut down its bureau in Khartoum and banned its reporters from working. Al-Jazeera made the announcement early Friday, describing the decision by Sudan’s military government as “an attack on media...
09:00, 05/31/2019

Ottawa announces $11.7M in funding for Journalists for Human Rights The funding, which was announced by International Development Minister Maryam Monsef on Friday, will go towards the expansion of a project called 'Canada World: Voice for Women and Girls.'...
22:00, 05/03/2019

Rise of Estonia's populist right sends journalists packing Estonia's conservative populists have taken aim at their media critics since joining the country's government. High-profile journalists have quit their jobs as a result, and now warn that press freedom may be in danger....
15:34, 06/27/2019

Turkish Prosecutors Charge Economists, Bloomberg Journalists Turkish prosecutors have launched a criminal probe against 38 individuals, including economists and two Bloomberg reporters, for allegedly disseminating fake news and causing chaos on financial markets last summer....
07:17, 06/14/2019

Memorial proposed for fallen journalists year after shooting ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The publisher of a Maryland newspaper where a gunman killed five people last year is pushing for a national monument to fallen journalists. Tribune Publishing Chairman David Dreier announced Sunday that a bipartisan group of lawmakers will introduce legislation this week to est...
01:51, 06/24/2019

Journalists beaten, arrested in northern Indian state A state government official says two policemen have been suspended for beating a TV journalist and damaging his equipment after he reported on unlicensed vendors at a railroad station in northern India....
15:00, 06/12/2019

Pennsylvania man Nikolaos Hatziefstathiou busted for impersonating journalists A Pennsylvania man posed as a “Good Morning America” producer and New York Times reporter to obtain government documents, prosecutors said. Nikolaos Tzima Hatziefstathiou, who has a history of impersonating government officials and journalists, was charged Wednesday with numerous offense...
18:17, 07/25/2019

A free press is the lifeblood of democracy – journalists must not be silenced Journalists risk everything to hold power to account, crucial work for which a $1bn global fund should be establishedDaphne Caruana Galizia was driving away from her home in October 2017 when a bomb planted under the seat of her car was remotely triggered, killing her instantly.Caruana Galizia was a...
12:17, 07/05/2019

More Journalists Are Being Killed, Arrested and Assaulted as Authoritarianism Spreads Myanmar, nudged by the conscience of the world, recently released two Reuters journalists imprisoned for more than 500 days – good news in what otherwise has been a dismal period for media freedom. The 2019 Press Freedom Index by Reporters Without Borders shows how hatred of journalists has de...
01:00, 06/05/2019

| Myanmar frees two Reuters journalists after global outrage Two Reuters journalists jailed for their reporting on the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar walked out of prison on Tuesday, freed in a presidential amnesty after a vigorous global campaign -- and backroom diplomacy -- for their release....
13:00, 05/08/2019

10 most urgent cases of journalists under threat: June 2019 Journalists serve the public by speaking truth to power, a pursuit which puts some reporters in peril. Here's a list of the 10 most urgent cases for June 2019, published by the One Free Press Coalition....
16:17, 06/03/2019

Uganda targets journalists on World Press Freedom Day ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — As World Press Freedom Day is celebrated, television and radio stations in Uganda are being targeted over coverage of an opposition figure’s appearance in court. Journalists are protesting the ordered suspension of news leaders at 13 stations over what the Uganda C...
13:17, 05/03/2019

After Leh Journalists' Bribe Claim, CCTV Clip Emerges. BJP Says Will Sue After a group of journalists in Jammu and Kashmir's Leh accused the BJP of "trying to bribe reporters for favourable coverage" to influence the national election, a video has emerged of envelopes......
10:00, 05/08/2019

"Will Hack Those Who Question": Tamil Politician's Rant On Journalists The chief of BJP ally PMK has taken on journalists, calling them "dogs" and making remarks seen as threats. In a cellphone video that's being widely circulated, PMK chief S Ramadoss is seen recalling......
16:51, 06/23/2019

Reporters in Turkey adopt a new beat: Imprisoned journalists Three years ago, a failed coup in Turkey led to a media crackdown. Since then, journalists have banded together to document the cases of reporters imprisoned or changed with crimes against the state....
07:51, 07/15/2019

German journalists receive letters containing white powder Two journalists in Dortmund who report on the far right have received letters containing a white powder. Dortmund police told DW a special police unit that investigates the far-right has taken on the case....
15:34, 07/04/2019

Facebook Invites Journalists to See New 'War Room,' Won't Let Them Ask Workers Questions Facebook, the social media giant that helped enable genocide and yet is still allowed to exist for some reason, had a big public relations push this weekend. And if the news stories that came out are giving you a sense of deja vu, you’re not alone.Read more......
17:17, 05/06/2019

‘Words must never be met with violence’ urges UN, following Taliban threat to journalists   Following last week’s public threats by Taliban militants to deliberately target media outlets in Afghanistan, the United Nations mission chief in the country reiterated his call on Thursday for journalists’ rights to be protected, underlining the power of press freedom to advance peace, justice and...
20:00, 06/27/2019

Al-Jazeera fires two journalists over 'Holocaust denying' video The Qatari broadcaster has come under fire for a controversial video about the Holocaust. The Israeli Foreign Ministry said it represented "the worst kind of pernicious evil."...
06:51, 05/20/2019

'He always filled the ball park:' Colleagues, journalists on Lido Notable quotes from Tuesday night and through the years about former Chrysler CEO and Chairman Lee Iacocca, from former colleagues, journalists and others....
07:17, 07/03/2019

Bad news, journalists: Robots are writing really good headlines now Journalism is hard. Hours of research and writing culminate with publishing a piece with little more than blind faith that it’ll be well-received. Most aren’t. And for those that flop, it’s typically the headline we start with when trying to diagnose the cause of our failures. Until recently, journa...
02:51, 05/17/2019

How Monsanto manipulates journalists and academics | Carey Gillam Monsanto’s own emails and documents reveal a disinformation campaign to hide its weedkiller’s possible links to cancerOver the past year, evidence of Monsanto’s deceptive efforts to defend the safety of its top-selling Roundup herbicide have been laid bare for all to see. Through three civil trials,...
12:34, 06/02/2019

Turkish journalists acquitted of terrorist propaganda charges Erol Onderoglu, the national representative for Reporters Without Borders, was one of three facing 14 years in jail. 140 journalists are currently in prison in Turkey, despite international demands that they be set free....
07:00, 07/18/2019

Foreign Pressure on Myanmar Prompted Journalists' Release Myanmar’s concern that its global standing was being tarnished prompted the government to release two Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists from prison, officials said Tuesday, following an international campaign on their behalf....
20:34, 05/07/2019

Myanmar frees two Reuters journalists after global outrage After more than 16 months in detention, two Reuters journalists convicted for their coverage of the Rohingya crisis were released in an amnesty deal....
01:51, 05/09/2019

The One Free Press Coalition Spotlights Journalists Under Attack A 'Cameroon Web' reporter remains in a maximum-security prison, and a writer for 'Kashmir Narrator' will have been imprisoned for one year on August 27....
20:51, 08/01/2019

Two Reuters journalists freed after being detained more than 500 days in Myanmar Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were arrested in December 2017 and later charged with violating the country’s colonial-era secrets act. They are widely believed to have been set up....
00:17, 05/08/2019

What Does Facebook's Plan To Hire Journalists Mean For Media Industry? Facebook's plan to hire professional journalists instead of relying solely on algorithms to deliver news is a positive step but is unlikely to shake up an embattled media industry, analysts say....
14:00, 08/22/2019

2019 APME awards honor AP journalists for powerful stories NEW YORK (AP) — Accounts of perseverance in the wake of disaster, deep investigative looks into cyber threats against American democracy, and images that highlighted the human side of controversial political issues are among the stories that have won the 2019 Associated Press Media Editors Awards fo...
00:51, 06/18/2019

Parkland student journalists recognized at Pulitzer Prize ceremony Pulitzer Prizes are issued for achievements in journalism, literature and the arts. Honorees covered shootings at Parkland, Pittsburgh, Annapolis.        ...
22:51, 05/28/2019

Rahul Gandhi Condemns Arrest Of UP Journalists, BJP Brings Up Karnataka A post by Congress chief Rahul Gandhi condemning the arrest of journalists by Uttar Pradesh authorities on defamation charges sparked off a war of words on social media today, with the BJP calling him......
15:00, 06/11/2019

Shady Market G2A Offers To Pay Journalists To Run Pre-Written Article Defending Them G2A, a third-party gray market for game keys, doesn’t exactly have a sterling reputation, given the accusations of sub-par security, developer disenfranchisement, and fraud that have surrounded it for years. Today, someone from the company tried to take control of the narrative surrounding its shady...
20:51, 07/08/2019

"Will Return With Full Majority": PM Modi Tells Journalists - Top Quotes Prime Minister Narendra Modi, attending a press conference with BJP president Amit Shah, talked about elections, his last five years as prime minister and his experience while campaigning for the......
17:51, 05/17/2019

Bryan Cranston Praises Journalists in Tony Awards Speech “The media is not the enemy of the people,” said Mr. Cranston, who won best leading actor in a play for his performance as a journalist in “Network.”...
18:00, 06/10/2019

With Pens, Paper and Motorcycles, Journalists Chronicle Kashmir Crackdown Kashmir’s newspapers, cut off from technology by the Indian government, are rising to the occasion to serve readers desperate for information in the war-torn region....
01:52, 08/13/2019

Exiled journalists in Costa Rica continue to report on Nicaragua Scores of journalists have fled Nicaragua after a crackdown on the media began in mid-2018. Many in exile in Costa Rica are continuing their mission of holding the country's leaders to account....
14:34, 07/09/2019

Freeland says Canada ‘closely following’ reports of attacks on Russian journalists Prominent Russian investigative reporter Ivan Golunov was beaten and kept in custody for 12 hours without a lawyer after he was stopped by police in Moscow last Thursday, according to his lawyer...
03:00, 06/11/2019

Myanmar can start new chapter after freeing Reuters journalists: UK's Hunt Britain welcomed Myanmar's release of two Reuters journalists on Tuesday after more than 500 days in jail, a step that Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said could open a new chapter in relations....
18:51, 05/07/2019

Northern Cyprus judge acquits two journalists of insulting Erdoğan Press freedom watchdog hails ruling by court in Turkish-occupied territoryPress freedom defenders have reacted with jubilation after a judge in Turkish-occupied northern Cyprus acquitted two journalists accused of insulting Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.A court threw out charges of defama...
22:17, 05/17/2019

Factbox: Reactions to release of Reuters journalists from Myanmar prison Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, jailed in Myanmar after they were convicted of breaking the Official Secrets Act, walked free from prison on Tuesday after spending more than 500 days behind bars....
13:34, 05/07/2019

E3 data breach leaks info for thousands of registered journalists Thanks to a staggering bit of negligence on the part of the organization that manages E3, the last and worst "leak" this year affects people from the media who covered the event. As pointed out on YouTube by Sophia Narwitz, a spreadsheet was availabl......
23:51, 08/03/2019

Noida TV Channel Journalists Granted Bail in Defamation Case Three journalists of a Noida-based TV news channel, who were arrested for allegedly airing defamatory content against Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, were granted bail in the defamation......
16:34, 06/19/2019

Qatari Broadcaster Al Jazeera Suspends Journalists Over Holocaust Report Qatari state-funded broadcaster Al Jazeera suspended two journalists on Sunday over a video they produced claiming the extent of the Holocaust was being misrepresented by Jews....
01:17, 05/21/2019

Trump, press secretary appear at rally, skip journalists' event President Donald Trump and his press secretary, Sarah Sanders, skipped a journalists' event in Washington, D.C., in favor of a friendly crowd at a campaign rally in Green Bay, Wis....
22:51, 04/28/2019

Revealed: how Monsanto's 'intelligence center' targeted journalists and activists Internal documents show how the company worked to discredit critics and investigated singer Neil YoungMonsanto operated a “fusion center” to monitor and discredit journalists and activists, and targeted a reporter who wrote a critical book on the company, documents reveal. The agrochemical corporati...
10:00, 08/08/2019

Turkish court overrules journalists' life sentences - Anadolu Turkey's high court overruled life sentences against three journalists, who were sentenced over alleged links to the network of U.S.-based cleric Fetullah Gulen, state-owned Anadolu news agency reported on Friday....
03:51, 07/06/2019

Journalists quit Russia’s leading business daily over report MOSCOW (AP) — Leading journalists at Russia’s main business daily newspaper say they have been forced to quit over an article that predicted the resignation of the speaker of the country’s upper house of parliament. Kommersant’s Maxim Ivanov and Ivan Safronov said on Facebook Monda...
15:34, 05/20/2019

Release of prize-winning Reuters journalists in Myanmar welcomed by UN The release of two prize-winning Reuters journalists jailed in Myanmar after reporting on the massacre of Rohingya Muslims has been welcomed by the UN human rights office, OHCHR, which warns however that press freedom there remains “dire”....
18:51, 05/07/2019

What happens to environment journalists is chilling: they get killed for their work | Mark Schapiro There is often no audit on the world’s extractive industries. When reporters provide that check they are put in dangerMany people tend to think of environmental journalism as the “soft” beat, reporting on the “natural world” of dolphins, polar bears, birds, pine cones, and news about climate breakdo...
21:00, 06/18/2019

Wisconsin governor sued for barring conservative journalists from briefing A conservative think tank Wisconsin is suing the state’s governor, Tony Evers, amid allegations that his administration has denied journalists working for the group’s new service access to a budget press briefing and refused to add its reporters to the governor’s press list....
21:34, 08/08/2019

Journalists quit Russia's leading business daily over report Leading journalists at Russia's main business daily newspaper say they have been forced to quit over an article that predicted the resignation of the speaker of the country's upper house of parliament....
17:34, 05/20/2019

Kellyanne Conway blasts journalists for only covering economy when the news is bad Kellyanne Conway condemned the media on Monday for ignoring good news about the American economy and focusing only on messages of gloom following growing warnings of a looming recession....
18:17, 08/19/2019

Al Jazeera suspends journalists over anti-Semitic Holocaust video Al Jazeera on Sunday suspended two journalists over a video that accused Jewish people of exploiting the Holocaust — and Israel of being the genocide’s “greatest beneficiary.” The viral clip, posted Friday by the broadcaster’s online AJ+ Arabic service, said that the Holocaus...
07:17, 05/20/2019

Opinion: Press freedom eludes Myanmar despite journalists' release The release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar is a joyous occasion, but the presidential pardon does not mean that press freedom has been established in the Southeast Asian country, says DW's Rodion Ebbighausen....
18:00, 05/07/2019

De Niro pitches anti-Trump film at Tribeca Film Festival Academy Award-winning actor Robert De Niro yet again unloaded on his favorite target, President Trump, during a Saturday appearance at the Tribeca Film Festival....
10:51, 05/06/2019

Ugandan government clamps down on journalists for reporting on Bobi Wine case Uganda's communications commission has suspended over 30 journalists for their roles in reporting about the arrest of opposition figure Bobi Wine. He faces trial for staging a protest and has since been released on bail....
17:34, 05/02/2019

Journalists Locked Up As Yogi Adityanath Visits Hospital? Officials Deny Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's visit to a hospital in Moradabad over the weekend has triggered controversy as a group of local journalists who were at the spot alleged that they were......
11:00, 07/01/2019

Calcutta High Court Judge Bars Journalists From Entering Her Courtroom Calcutta High Court judge Samapti Chattopadhyay, who is hearing the Bongaon Municipality trust vote and other local body cases, on Wednesday barred journalists from entering her court room till......
20:17, 07/31/2019

Media watchdog reveals secret Saudi mission for journalists' release Press freedom group Reporters Without Borders said it was only confirming the "unprecedented" mission after Saudi Arabia refused to release 30 jailed journalists and as it prepares to host next year's G20 summit....
22:51, 07/10/2019

Seeking reset with journalists, Macron keeps press room inside Elysee French President Emmanuel Macron will maintain the presidential press room inside the Elysee Palace, backtracking on earlier plans to restrict media access to the heart of French power, as he seeks to fix a bumpy relationship with the media in France....
16:34, 07/05/2019

‘Informing is not a crime’ UN chief calls for better protection of journalists, press freedom Paying tribute to reporters around the world who “put their lives on the line” to tell important stories, UN chief António Guterres lamented on Monday that freedom of the press was increasingly “shrinking” worldwide, and called on decision-makers to better protect journalists and media workers....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Mani Shankar Aiyar Abuses Journalists, Calls PM Modi "Coward" Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Tuesday pushed aside a microphone, made fists and used an expletive at reporters who questioned him about his "neech" (vile) jibe at Prime Minister Narendra Modi....
02:00, 05/15/2019

Trump and Putin Joke About 'Getting Rid of Journalists' on Anniversary of Capital Gazette Shooting At the G20 Summit in Osaka, United States President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin had a nice hearty chuckle about ridding their countries of journalists. This happened to came on the one-year anniversary of the Capital Gazette shooting in Maryland, in which five journalists died...
03:00, 06/29/2019

ABC journalists call on news chief to explain why Adani story was pulled Staff urge management to defend public broadcaster amid allegations of editorial interference by mining giantABC journalists have condemned alleged editorial interference by Adani and called on the news director, Gaven Morris, to explain why a story on the mining giant was never run.Staff representa...
19:51, 06/04/2019

The Release of Reuters Journalists in Myanmar Is a Victory for Press Freedom. But the War on Truth Isn’t Over The two figures were first spotted by a photographer who arrived early on the scene, with a telephoto lens through the gates of a Yangon prison on May 7. One man’s signature thick-rimmed glasses confirmed it: The award-winning Reuters journalists whose arrest had become a global cause were fin...
03:17, 05/09/2019

Raids on two Northern Irish journalists’ homes had ‘inappropriate’ warrants, court says The two reporters, Trevor Birney and Barry McCaffrey, had been investigating the 1994 Loughinisland massacrePolice inappropriately obtained search warrants to raid the homes of two Northern Irish investigative journalists, a court has concluded, in a case that has raised concerns about press freedom...
21:00, 05/29/2019

Amnesty urges Yemen's Houthis to free 10 journalists held for spying Amnesty International called on Yemen's Houthi movement, which controls the capital Sanaa, to free 10 journalists held for nearly four years on what the rights group described as trumped-up spying charges....
09:17, 05/01/2019

Trump's rhetoric 'makes journalists vulnerable to abuse', says Amal Clooney Lawyer criticises US president at media freedom conference alongside Jeremy HuntThe lawyer Amal Clooney has joined the foreign secretary, Jeremy Hunt, in criticising Donald Trump’s attacks on the media, saying the US president has emboldened individuals who wish to persecute journalists.“The country...
00:34, 07/11/2019

Big Tech is destroying America’s press industry, warn lawmakers and journalists Big Tech companies such as Google, Facebook and Apple are destroying the economic model that underpins the U.S. press industry, warn lawmakers and journalists....
01:51, 06/12/2019

Reporters Without Borders Urges Saudi Arabia to Free 30 Jailed Journalists The press freedom group met with the Saudi foreign minister and justice minister this year, in a visit spurred by outrage over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi....
15:34, 07/10/2019

DOT's Chao on her 'American Dream,' McConnell's 'graveyard,' new Fallen Journalists Memorial Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao opened up about her Chinese parents and early life as an immigrant child in the United States in speaking to the Faith and Freedom Coalition conference and strategy briefing....
01:34, 07/09/2019

Myanmar frees Reuters journalists jailed for reporting on Rohingya crisis Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo have spent more than a year in jail after being accused of breaching Official Secrets ActTwo Reuters journalists imprisoned in Myanmar for their reporting of the ethnic cleansing of Rohingya Muslims have been pardoned and released after spending more than 500 days in jail.Wa ...
07:34, 05/07/2019

Samantha Bee has barbs for Trump and gratitude for journalists at ‘Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner’ The alternative White House correspondents' dinner featured a robot version of White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders, a sensual, slow-jam ode to the Gray Lady and Robert De Niro calling the president “a relentless, unrepentant scumbag."...
01:51, 04/29/2019

Maya Rudolph Tells Obnoxious Hypothetical Journalists to ''Suck My D--k'' on Busy Tonight The women of Wine Country have been making great content for decades. So it's pretty bizarre that some journalists still start interviews with Maya Rudolph and say, "Well,......
19:34, 05/14/2019

Hong Kong: 36 injured as weapon-wielding mob attacks pro-democracy protesters, journalists At least 36 people were injured Sunday as pro-democracy protesters, journalists and bystanders were attacked by a mob of weapon-wielding masked assailants in white T-shirts....
08:34, 07/22/2019

Reuters journalists released from Myanmar jail after 511 days for reporting on Rohingya crisis Two journalists who were jailed in Myanmar for their reporting on the killing of ten Rohingya Muslim men have been freed after spending more than 500 days behind bars....
18:00, 05/07/2019

One Free Press Coalition's most urgent cases for July 2019: 10 journalists under threat Journalists often put their own lives on the line or risk detention for their reporting. With press freedom at risk, the One Free Press Coalition is highlighting these 10 most urgent cases for July 2019....
17:34, 07/01/2019

Adani protest: French journalists arrested while filming anti-coal activities Journalists charged with trespassing after filming Frontline Action on Coal activists include Hugo ClémentFour journalists working for the public television network France 2 have been charged with trespassing for filming a protest near the Abbot Point coal terminal, in north Queensland, targeting th...
17:34, 07/22/2019

Krusade for Freedom, but Make It a Reality Show: Kim Kardashian to Make Kriminal Justice Documentary In the House of Kardashian, no good deed goes unfilmed. Fitting then, that its most well-known member would take her recent criminal justice work and flip it into a two-hour documentary....
20:34, 05/08/2019

Alex Stamos, Ex-Facebook Security Chief, Blames Journalists for Cambridge Analytica Fallout A Facebook initiative announced last year designed to generate “independent, credible research about the role of social media in elections” is faltering, BuzzFeed reported this week, citing multiple sources with knowledge of the program and its participants. According to Facebook’s former chief secu...
05:00, 08/24/2019

CNN's Jim Acosta knocks 'purist' journalists, says his showboating behavior makes for a 'healthy, functioning democracy' CNN's liberal star reporter Jim Acosta took some shots at "purist" journalists who don't last out at the Trump administration and argued that his showboating behavior is a sign of a "healthy, functioning democracy."...
02:34, 06/15/2019

Burner Phones, Leaks to Journalists: Regulators Probe Suspected Insider-Trading Scheme A former Citigroup employee was the alleged middleman in what authorities believe may be an insider trading scheme, according to people familiar with the matter and disclosures in a U.K. court case....
10:51, 06/28/2019

Myanmar Soldiers Jailed for Killing Rohingya Served Less Time in Prison Than the Journalists Who Exposed Them Seven Myanmar soldiers who were jailed for killing 10 Rohingya Muslim men and boys were released early, ultimately serving less time than two journalists who exposed their crimes, Reuters reports. Several sources including two prison officials and two former fellow inmates confirmed to the news agen...
09:34, 05/27/2019

That Offer to Make You Debt-Free? It Can Make You Worse Off Debt-settlement firms powered by the credit-reporting industry seek out struggling consumers to sell them plans that can leave them with high fees, damaged credit and a tax bill....
21:17, 08/10/2019

Make-A-Wish granted my brother $15,000. Why did it make me angry? Courtney Lund O’Neill’s brother was granted a material wish but her family’s spiritual wish for his healing went unansweredWhen my little brother was granted a wish from Make-A-Wish earlier this year, I wasn’t happy like my mom was, who doled out the news to me over the phone. I was angry.Her face g...
07:17, 05/31/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: prizewinning journalists freed in Myanmar, new tracking tool for suspected terrorists, and a global bid to stop snakebite deaths This Tuesday, we cover: the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar; how to detect and disrupt terrorist travel; escalation in Syria fighting; an update from the World Food Programme on Yemen; and how the UN is working to reduce snakebite deaths....
23:51, 05/07/2019

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: prize-winning journalists freed in Myanmar, new tracking tool for suspected terrorists, and a global bid to stop snakebite deaths This Tuesday, we cover: the release of two Reuters journalists in Myanmar; how to detect and disrupt terrorist travel; escalation in Syria fighting; an update from the World Food Programme on Yemen; and how the UN is working to reduce snakebite deaths....
13:51, 07/27/2019

Prison chief says 2 Reuters journalists jailed for breaking Myanmar’s Official Secrets Act have been freed from prison YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — Prison chief says 2 Reuters journalists jailed for breaking Myanmar’s Official Secrets Act have been freed from prison....
08:17, 05/07/2019

Private contact information for over 2,000 journalists and popular YouTube creators was leaked on a popular gaming conference's website Christian Petersen/Getty Private contact information for over 2,000 game industry journalists, analysts, and YouTube creators had been accessible online in plain text on the website of the popular gaming conference, E3. The information included names, home addresses, email addresses, and phone num...
09:17, 08/04/2019

Bruins' Charlie McAvoy gets one-game suspension for hit, but only a minor penalty in game Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy got a one-game suspension for a hit to head of Blue Jackets forward Josh Anderson but a two-minute penalty on ice.        ...
05:51, 05/08/2019

This addictive 'Game of Thrones' smartphone game will let you give the series a brand-new ending "Reigns: Game of Thrones"/Devolver Digital "Reigns: Game of Thrones" is a strategy game that lets players rule Westeros from the Iron Throne with one of nine rulers. Much like the show, the ruler's decision-making is constantly put to the test, and mismanaging the kingdom could lead to death &mdash...
01:00, 05/20/2019

Child abuser claims ‘hackers’ set him up over ‘Game of Thrones’ card game: warrant A Connecticut father overheard on a livestream threatening to throw one of his sons out of a window told police that jealous “hackers” must’ve set him up over a “Game of Thrones” card game he’s developing, a warrant shows. Daniel Perez, 33, of Milford, was arraigned Monday on charges of risk o...
16:51, 05/15/2019

Free PS4 Game Update: Download a huge new PlayStation game and PS Plus bundle Today Dauntless is a fantastic new free game available to play on the PS4 without needing PS Plus. But if you have got an active PlayStation Plus subscription, you can also grab some excellent freebies....
09:00, 06/01/2019

Give Your Game Nights New Life With Amazon's Prime Day Board Game Deals While there isn’t a big, advertised board game sale this Prime Day, a bunch of popular games are individually discounted for Prime members. The best ones we’ve seen are below, but I’ll give a special shoutout to Ticket to Ride - Europe, which features some mechanics not present in the North American...
18:00, 07/15/2019

Video game accessories let you fine tune the feel, sound and seat of your game New controllers aren't the only driver of the multibillion-dollar video game accessory market. There's chairs and even drinks from game company Razer.       ...
04:17, 08/14/2019

New Fallout game revealed ahead of E3 2019: Bethesda's best game gets a sequel - sort of Bethesda could be about to stealth drop a game at E3 2019 - here's everything you need to know about a potential new game incoming from the publisher....
22:51, 06/02/2019

Katana Zero is a good game about swords, and a great game about being a rude, interrupting prick Every Friday, several A.V. Club staffers kick off our weekly open thread for the discussion of gaming plans and recent gaming glories, but of course, the real action is down in the comments, where we invite you to answer our eternal question: What Are You Playing This Weekend?...
09:00, 05/03/2019

San Jose Sharks' Joe Pavelski game-time decision for Game 7 against Avalanche Sharks captain Joe Pavelski is a game-time decision for San Jose's matchup against the Colorado Avalanche in Game 7 of the Western Conference semifinals....
22:17, 05/08/2019

PS5 Game Update is BAD news for Xbox Scarlett as PlayStation prepare new game for next-gen The Blood and Truth Developers SIE London Studio have recently put out job positions at the studio, could they be staffing the team for their next VR title....
02:00, 07/21/2019

Game of Thrones: Conquest is a mobile game as disappointing as the last season of the show As the last season of the super-popular TV show Game of Thrones is in full swing, you might have noticed ads about the “Official HBO GoT Strategy RPG” with all the familiar faces of the show’s actors. If you’re a fan of the show, you might have wondered if the official GoT mobile game is worth givin...
21:00, 05/10/2019

Game Of Thrones brutally asserts that the game in question will have no winner (experts) Welcome to the “Experts” reviews of Game Of Thrones here at The A.V. Club, which are written from the perspective of someone who has read George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire. Originally, these reviews were a necessity, creating a space where those who had read the books could freely ...
08:00, 05/13/2019

Kevin Durant a game-time decision for Warriors in NBA Finals Game 5 Golden State's Kevin Durant – for the first time in NBA Finals – is a game-time decision for Game 5 against Toronto on Monday.       ...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Did Game of Thrones sneak a video game reference into “The Long Night?” Okay, before we get started, I’m going to warn you that there are *SPOILERS* in this post for episode 3 of season 8 of Game of Thrones. No, really: *SPOILERS* Last warning: *SPOILERS* For those of you still here, I assume you’ve watched last Sunday’s episode, “The Long Night.” Or you know, attempted...
20:17, 04/30/2019

I Love When Video Game Music Is So Good I Forget To Actually Play The Game One of my favorite games of the last several years is Facepalm Games’ The Swapper. I like it for a lot of reasons: it’s got this beautiful stop-motion clay art style, an immediately compelling hook in the titular Swapper, a gun that lets you clone yourself and zap your consciousness between those cl...
20:00, 07/03/2019

‘Saturday Night Live’ Pits ‘Game of Thrones’ Against ‘The Avengers’ in a Game of ‘Family Feud’ The characters of Game of Thrones may have battled the white walkers, but their greatest fight was yet to come — facing off against The Avengers on a parody of Family Feud. In a legendary cold open mashup this weekend, Saturday Night Live pitted the two franchises against each other in a wacky...
03:17, 05/06/2019

‘Every Game You Like Is Built on the Backs of Workers.’ Video Game Creators Are Burned Out and Desperate for Change Spending on video games and related equipment reached an all-time high last year, with Americans shelling out $42 billion to immerse themselves in virtual worlds where they can steal cars, shoot cowboys, and fight Nazis with abandon. But as tens of thousands of video game fans and creators gather in...
12:17, 06/11/2019

Death Stranding isn't a stealth game, you fools, it's a "Strand Game," explains Hideo Kojima Hideo Kojima, the same man who coined the term “Tactical Espionage Action” for a series of games largely defined by hiding in vents and watching half-hour cutscenes, is here to clear up any questions viewers may have had after watching last week’s trailer for his upcoming game, Death Stranding....
17:17, 06/05/2019

History’s Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars — A romp through gaming’s early days Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars is a documentary airing soon on the History Channel that captures the great moments of the dawn of video games.Read More...
16:00, 06/07/2019

Massive E3 Leak Reveals From Software Game With George R.R. Martin, New Tales Game, Ni no Kuni Remastered A security flaw on publisher Bandai Namco’s website has led to a major new E3 leak that reveals three new games: the rumored From Software-George R.R. Martin collaboration, a new Tales game, and Ni no Kuni remastered....
02:17, 06/08/2019

PS4, Xbox FREE game ALERT: Download this video game trial this bank Holiday Weekend Ubisoft has a May Bank Holiday treat for PS4, Xbox One, and PC players this weekend. You'll still need PS Plus and Xbox Live, but you can still play Ghost Recon Wildlands for free....
10:17, 05/04/2019

Apple's ground game versus Google's long game As Android has failed to expand far beyond smartphones, Apple has fortified a device ecosystem around pillars of related operating systems. Google sees AI as its wrecking ball....
22:17, 06/17/2019

‘Game of Thrones’ star Emilia Clarke laughs as Rockets' mascot ‘bends the knee’ at NBA playoff game “Game of Thrones” star Emilia Clarke got the royal treatment at the showdown between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors in Houston, Tex., on Friday night....
00:34, 05/12/2019

NBA Finals: Game time, TV, streaming info and everything else you need for Game 4 The Toronto Raptors hold a 2-1 series lead over the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals. Here's game time, TV and streaming info for Game 4.        ...
15:00, 06/07/2019

Garfield, Only He's A Nightmarish Monster Starring In A Game Boy Game Last year, just in time for Halloween, Lumpy made some short animations based on artist Will Burke’s nightmarish Garfield sketches. Fast forward to May 2019 and he’s just finished work on a complete 13-minute video, presented in the style of the grossest Game Boy game ever made....
11:51, 05/14/2019

Car Flips On I-64 East, One Flown To UK SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A car flipped on I-64 east in Scott County Thursday. The Scott County Sheriff’s Department said that the car went off the roadway, flipped, and rolled. They said that four people were in the car. One person was ejected from the vehicle. That person was flown t...
01:00, 05/10/2019

In the East, It Has Been All Bucks So Far (but Not All Giannis) The Milwaukee Bucks are just two wins away from their first N.B.A. finals appearance since 1974. The Toronto Raptors have to come up with some answers....
19:17, 05/18/2019

11-year-old boy shot in leg in East Harlem An 11-year-old boy was shot in the left leg by a stray bullet in East Harlem Sunday afternoon, police said. The shooting happened at 3:22 p.m. near the intersection of Madison Ave and E. 108th Street, cops said. Police sources told The Post the boy was hit amongst a flurry of gunfire. The shooting o...
23:51, 07/21/2019

East: Could this be the year for Harbaugh and Michigan? Can the Wolverines get over the hump? How will Ohio State adjust to life after Urban Meyer? Is Penn State ready to be elite? We answer those questions and more about the Big Ten East....
04:00, 07/19/2019

AP Top 25 Podcast: UConn back to Big East; Why, what’s next? UConn is leaving the American Athletic Conference and rejoining the Big East, hoping to revive its basketball and keep its football team from sinking further into hopelessness. On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast , Neill Ostrout, longtime University of Connecticut beat writer from the J...
22:00, 06/26/2019

US sends 1,000 more soldiers to Middle East The US says 1,000 extra troops would be deployed to counter Iran's threatening behavior. It also released images that it says provide further proof that Tehran was responsible for attacks in the Gulf of Oman....
04:34, 06/18/2019

Barings is looking to get back into the Middle East: CEO Tom Finke of Barings says the Middle East is an important and interesting place to "build relationships" and discusses the company's plans to invest in the region....
18:34, 04/28/2019

Welcome to the NFC East, the NFL’s new black-and-blue division In a pass-first league, the Redskins, Eagles, Cowboys and Giants have paired run-first offense with stout defenses, making the NFC East something of a throwback....
01:17, 08/04/2019

The Middle East has become a nightmare for airlines Escalating tensions between the United States and Iran are making it even tougher for airlines to fly over the Middle East, a heavily trafficked region where huge chunks of airspace are already off limits because of political rivalries or war....
11:00, 06/24/2019

Our Favorite Cosplay From PAX East 2019 PAX East was a few weeks back now, but we’ve just got all our footage and pics together to run this gallery of what was an amazing cosplay showcase....
09:51, 05/10/2019

I.M. Pei’s legacy stretched from the West to the East The legacy of American architect I.M. Pei stretches from west to east, from the Louvre museum to his native China, where he helped fuse tradition with modernity...
13:34, 05/17/2019

'The conflict in the Middle East is Iran vs. everyone else' Timothy Snyder, a professor of history at Yale University, is a permanent fellow at the Institute for Human Sciences in Vienna. His most recent book is "The Road to Unfreedom: Russia, Europe, America" (2018)....
02:00, 06/22/2019

CBP seizes pot, meth east of Lukeville TUCSON – Federal authorities say they have arrested five suspected drug smugglers, and seized several backpacks containing drugs in the desert about 30 miles east of Lukeville. U.S. Border Patrol agents worked with the assistance of a CBP helicopter crew from Air and Marine Operations during t...
00:34, 07/20/2019

Amazing story, amazing game: Raptors' Pascal Siakam plays the hero in Game 1 win Pascal Siakam's amazing story has carried him from Cameroon and a Basketball Without Borders camp to hero status in a Game 1 win in the NBA Finals        ...
14:51, 05/31/2019

Xbox Live Free Game Update: Download Borderlands Game of the Year Edition on Xbox One NOW The latest Free Play Days game is now live - and you can play it for free on your Xbox One right now. Here's what you need to know about this week's offering....
16:34, 07/18/2019

Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has thoughts on the video game industry: “The video game indus Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has thoughts on the video game industry: “The video game industry made $43 billion in revenue last year. The workers responsible for that profit deserve to collectively bargain as part of a union.” Come on Splitscreen, Bernie....
16:34, 06/18/2019

Ratings for Game 2 of NBA Finals up a bit over Game 1 NEW YORK (AP) — Ratings for Game 2 of the NBA Finals were slightly higher than the numbers for Game 1 of the title series between Toronto and Golden State. The Warriors’ win on Sunday night drew a 10.2 overnight rating, up a bit from the 10.1 rating for Game 1. Ratings will likely remain down ...
19:34, 06/03/2019

Rammstein: Sons of East German punk Till Lindemann and his five colleagues weren't inactive before founding their band Rammstein. They all grew up in the GDR's punk and underground scene — a subversive tradition that still influences them today....
15:17, 07/26/2019

Man arrested for robbing east side CVS at knifepoint TUCSON – The suspect of an armed robbery at an east side pharmacy was identified, located and arrested by Tucson Police Department, authorities reported Thursday afternoon. Last week, TPD reported on its Twitter page about an armed robber who allegedly held employees of an east side CVS at kni...
01:34, 06/21/2019

Who makes playoffs in wide open NFC East? SportsPulse: Lorenzo Reyes takes a deep dive into the NFC East and tells us why each team may or may not makes the playoffs.       ...
16:51, 07/15/2019

First East Pacific hurricane fades to a low off Mexico MEXICO CITY (AP) — The first hurricane of the Eastern Pacific season has weakened into a remnant low pressure system far off the coast of Mexico. Alvin’s maximum sustained winds hit nearly 75 mph (120 kph) Thursday evening, but the U.S. National Hurricane Center says winds were down to 30 mph...
17:51, 06/29/2019

Opinion: The price of the EU's inaction in the Middle East As the EU has adopted a noticeably more pragmatic stance towards Arab autocrats, shifts in the balance of power within this strategically vital region are ­triggering realpolitik, says DW's Loay Mudhoon....
23:00, 05/22/2019

Oil Jumps After Tanker Attacks in Middle East Crude prices climbed sharply after an attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, close to the Strait of Hormuz, where over a third of the world’s shipped oil passes through....
15:17, 06/13/2019

Suspect sought in east side robbery TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is on the lookout for a man who reportedly robbed a store on the east side. According to TPD, the suspect reportedly stole from a TJ Maxx. Detectives need the community's help identify this suspect who robbed TJ Maxx located on the east side. You can be a...
21:51, 06/04/2019

UConn May Return to the Big East and Some Familiar Rivals The move for the 2020-21 academic year could be announced as soon as next week, according to a conference official who was not authorized to speak about it publicly....
02:17, 06/23/2019

Woman Says Copperhead Bit Her On Lexington’s East Side LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — A Lexington woman received quite a scare after being bitten by a venomous snake in her yard on the city’s east side. Sarah Lowery said she was doing yard work last week when she was bitten by a copperhead. Kentucky’s Poison Control Center confirmed it rece...
16:51, 06/24/2019

The Rise and Fall of Shaman Queens of the East The word ‘shaman’ conjures up images of Native American medicine men smoking peace pipes, dancing in a trance to drumming around a fire or African sangomas, adorned with leopard skin, throwing dollose bones and shells to divine and drinking beer from calabash.  ...
08:34, 06/20/2019

Stargazers wowed by East Coast meteor A possible meteor was spotted streaking above the East Coast as stargazers reported a “bright fireball” illuminating the skies. The American Meteor Society said that more than 200 reports were received about a glowing white light around 11 p.m. Wednesday. The fireball appeared to rip nor...
18:17, 07/25/2019

27-year-old man dead in East Harlem shooting A 27-year-old man was shot dead and his girlfriend wounded when her ex allegedly opened fire in East Harlem early Sunday, cops and police sources said. Damian Coleman was blasted in the abdomen and his 26-year-old girlfriend struck in her left leg when shots rang out in a 7th-floor apartment in NYCH...
00:51, 05/27/2019

The Latest: US to send more troops to Middle East TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — The Latest on developments in the Persian Gulf region amid rising tensions between Iran and the U.S. (all times local): 3 a.m. U.S. officials say the Pentagon is sending about 1,000 additional American troops to the Middle East, as commanders try to bolster security for forces an...
00:51, 06/18/2019

US lawmaker: east Med cooperation to counter Russia NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A senior U.S. lawmaker says the U.S. wants to work with Cyprus and ally Israel to buttress peace in the eastern Mediterranean and to head off Russian influence over the region’s energy reserves. Eliot Engel, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, says the U.S. ...
14:17, 05/27/2019

Can the Middle East escape its ‘1914 moment’? A single Iranian or U.S. attack by rocket, drone or limpet mine could set off a spark akin to the assassination that convulsed Europe in war in 1914, a new report warns....
20:00, 08/05/2019

U.S. to send 1,000 additional troops to the Middle East Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan announced on Monday the deployment of about 1,000 more troops to the Middle East for what he said were "defensive purposes," citing concerns about a threat from Iran....
01:34, 06/18/2019

17-year-old killed in east side shooting TUCSON – Police are investigating the death of a 17-year-old boy after being involved in an east side shooting incident Sunday afternoon. According to Tucson Police Department, officers were dispatched to a residence in the 7300 block of East Marigold Circle at about 2:30 p.m., after reports of a sh...
22:00, 05/27/2019

Braves have what it takes to stick atop NL East Before the 2019 baseball season began, betting markets had posted regular-season win totals of 86¹/₂ for the Atlanta Braves, and 85¹/₂ for the New York Mets. Both were supposed to finish behind the Phillies in a tightly contested NL East, who were up on the board at 89¹/₂. What a race it would be. H...
20:51, 06/30/2019

Brent oil moves toward $73 on Middle East tensions Oil prices rose on Thursday for a third day running as fears of supply disruption amid heightened tensions in the Middle East overshadowed swelling U.S. crude inventories....
16:51, 05/16/2019

Big East return is ‘jolt’ UConn basketball has been looking for Connecticut returning to the Big East may give the conference more of its old-school feel. In the least, it should help the Huskies return to national relevance. No longer will UConn be forgotten once the conference season begins, as it plays the likes of Tulane, Tulsa and East Carolina in the AAC. ...
11:34, 06/28/2019

U.S. has 'no interest' in new conflict in Middle East: military The United States has no interest in engaging in a new conflict in the Middle East but will defend American interests including freedom of navigation, the U.S. military said on Thursday as it directed a destroyer to the scene of an attack in the Gulf of Oman....
03:51, 06/14/2019

East side burglary caught on camera TUCSON — Cale Lamoreux was at work Wednesday when he believes a man broke into his east side home just before 1:30 p.m. The video shows the break in was caught on camera. “He saw a target of opportunity and he walked in and got a prize,” Lamoreux said. “When I got home at 4:3...
13:51, 06/07/2019

CC Sabathia has set the tone for this AL East race: ‘It’s personal’ It was Kendrys Morales 1, Willy Adames 1 when CC Sabathia struck out Brandon Lowe with his 84th and final pitch in his sixth and final inning and cursed and raged at the Rays dugout before walking off the mound. It would have been a shame had he been the lone lion wearing pinstripes. But......
10:00, 05/18/2019

After years as the NBA playoffs’ JV bracket, the sun is rising in the East All four of the conference’s remaining teams are capable of winning it all, but each carries a measure of uncertainty and urgency that will ratchet up the drama....
21:00, 04/28/2019

The F-35 has already freaked out Iran and changed everything in the Middle East No conversation about the world's massive political and economic changes since 2015 is complete without mentioning the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, writes Jake Novak....
21:17, 07/18/2019

Man in stable condition after shot on east side TUCSON – A man is in stable condition after he was shot on the east side Monday evening. Tucson Police Department officers responded to a shooting near 22nd Street and Prudence Road on Monday. Upon arrival, TPD discovered that a man was shot. He was transported to a nearby hospital. Following...
23:51, 05/07/2019

Reports: UConn on verge of rejoining Big East The University of Connecticut's basketball programs could rejoin the Big East Conference as early as the 2020-21 season, multiple outlets reported Saturday....
20:51, 06/22/2019

UConn returning to Big East comes with major question The whispers have been there for a while now — that as strong as the new Big East has been, it could use another quality program. UConn, with its dormant football program the reason it remained in the AAC, made perfect sense. The Huskies are expected to return to the Big East, sources confirme...
19:34, 06/22/2019

Turkey's Erdogan says 'never possible' to consider U.S. plan for Middle East: NTV Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said it was "never possible" for Turkey to positively consider the $50 billion U.S. peace plan for the Middle East, broadcaster NTV reported on Monday....
03:17, 07/01/2019

Oil inches up amid Middle East tensions Oil prices edged higher on Tuesday amid lingering concerns about possible supply disruptions in the Middle East, but an overall weaker demand outlook kept a lid on gains....
08:34, 07/23/2019

JSC: N. Korea fires 2 unidentified projectiles into East Sea North Korea fired two short-range projectiles presumed to be ballistic missiles into the East Sea on Friday, South Korea's military said, the sixth such round of launches in about three weeks....
19:00, 08/16/2019

Japan’s Abe wants G-20 to unite on trade, Middle East TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has pledged to seek a consensus on free trade and other contentious issues at this week’s summit of the Group of 20 countries in Osaka. Abe expressed hope that the U.S. and China will resolve their trade dispute when their leaders meet during the...
13:17, 06/26/2019

Have the Mets actually turned their season around? Or is it just an NL East mirage? The Mets themselves would have you believe it is simply a rounding into form of a championship-caliber team, but in this division, it's probably not that simple....
19:00, 05/15/2019

Bucks top Raptors 125-103 for 2-0 East finals lead Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points and 17 rebounds, Ersan Ilyasova came off the bench to add 17 points and the Bucks never trailed on the way to a 125-103 victory over the Toronto Raptors on Friday night and a 2-0 lead in the East finals....
11:51, 05/18/2019

Man who gunned down ex-girlfriend in East Village sentenced The man who shot and killed his ex-girlfriend during a busy morning commute in Manhattan in 2017 was sentenced to 18 years to life for the slaying on Thursday. Vincent Verdi, 63, pleaded guilty in May to fatally shooting Elizabeth Lee-Herman on Cooper Square near East Eighth Street in the East Villa...
11:34, 06/21/2019

Jets to see new faces and familiar one in transitioning AFC East With NFL training camps opening next week, The Post’s looks at the 2019 AFC East the Jets will face this season. Bills Coach: Sean McDermott (third season) Biggest newcomers: Buffalo bolstered the offensive line in front of second-year QB Josh Allen by signing Mitch Morse, Spencer Long and drafting ...
10:34, 07/21/2019

Eni expands its Middle East presence with new exploration Eni reached accords for exploration in two areas of Oman, one in partnership with BP, a day after it announced new exploration in Bahrain and the UAE....
21:51, 04/28/2019

U.S. and Russia blame each other for near collision in East China Sea Russia and the United States blamed each other for a near collision between their warships in the East China Sea on Friday with both countries accusing one another of dangerous and unprofessional behavior....
18:34, 06/07/2019

A tube driver's view of the East End – in pictures Tim Brown, a tube train driver, has just published The East End in Colour, which evocatively captures the transformation of the London area in the 1980s Continue reading......
11:34, 05/07/2019

The Middle East’s Best Banks for Asia 2019 Asia’s importance in global trade, helped by China’s ideas, innovation and growth and allied to the Middle East’s drive to improve living standards and diversify should profit every regional bank....
20:51, 04/28/2019

N.B.A. Playoffs Hit the Second Round, Where the Real Fun Begins in the East After a mostly underwhelming first round, the Eastern Conference semifinals offer two compelling matchups that will have consequences far beyond the playoffs....
19:17, 04/28/2019

East Africa’s forgotten slave trade Over several centuries countless East Africans were sold as slaves by Muslim Arabs to the Middle East and other places via the Sahara desert and Indian Ocean. Experts say it is time for this to be discussed more openly....
01:34, 08/23/2019

| Famine on rise in Near East and North Africa: FAO Famine is on the rise in the Near East and North Africa with more than 52 million people undernourished, most of them in conflict zones, the UN food agency says....
05:51, 05/10/2019

TFD responds to east side apartment fire TUCSON – Crews responded to an apartment fire Tuesday morning. Tucson Fire Department units were dispatched to an apartment complex near Broadway and Kolb roads. Officials say the fire is now under control and no injuries have been reported. TFD says the apartment involved appears to be vacant. Deta...
06:34, 06/26/2019

AP Top 25 Podcast: UConn back to Big East; Why, what's next? UConn is leaving the American Athletic Conference and re-joining the Big East, hoping to revive its basketball and keep its football team from sinking further into hopelessness       ...
21:51, 06/26/2019

Yankees beat Rays 7-1, take 2 of 3 from AL East leaders ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka outpitched reigning Cy Young Award winner Blake Snell, Thairo Estrada homered just after play resumed following a ninth-inning power outage and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 7-1 Sunday to take two of three from the AL East leaders. New York ...
00:00, 05/13/2019

Game of Thrones: ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 8, Episode 5 Recap: The Gods Toss a Coin In Sunday’s thrilling if horrifying episode, the Last War engulfed King’s Landing, and a death toll that had been surprisingly scanty this season shot up significantly....
09:51, 05/13/2019

Australia ratifies maritime boundaries with East Timor Australia passed a legislation that sets down maritime boundaries with East Timor on Monday, providing a framework for the two countries to split revenue from the offshore Greater Sunrise natural gas field....
12:51, 07/29/2019

Yankees’ Gleyber Torres is destroying AL East pitching There is good news for the rest of the AL East: The season is only two months longer. There are only so many more times you’ll have to face Gleyber Torres. Now the bad news: Torres will be back next year. And the year after. And the year after. And the 22-year-old infielder is only......
16:17, 08/04/2019

No Let Up In Floods In East; Heavy Rains Likely In Maharashtra, Odisha Heavy showers lashed large swathes of the country on Sunday, with nine more people dying in rain-related incidents in Rajasthan, while there was no let up in the flood situation in Assam and Bihar......
23:51, 07/28/2019

Oil prices rise as Middle East tensions simmer Oil prices rose on Monday as tensions remain high between Iran and the United States, with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo saying "significant" sanctions on Tehran would be announced....
05:17, 06/24/2019

EU's Mogherini cautions against 'dangerous adventures' in the Middle East The European Union fully backs Iraq's efforts to de-escalate growing tensions between the United States and Iran because conflict will have dire consequences for all sides, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Saturday....
18:34, 07/13/2019

Bicyclist transported with injuries after collision on east side TUCSON — A bicyclist was hospitalized after he was hit by a car on the city’s east side. The crash happened around 8:00 p.m. near Craycroft and Glenn. Officers say the cyclist was transported with serious injuries but do not believe the injuries are life-threatening. TFD just transporte...
07:00, 07/20/2019

Iran says it won't wage war, U.S. deploys more troops to Middle East President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday Iran would not wage war against any nation, sounding a note of restraint after the United States announced more troop deployments to the Middle East....
12:34, 06/18/2019

Madonna’s Lower East Side ‘bro’ is out of prison after 20 years Should Madonna need a new personal trainer, she need look no further than her old friend, ex-con Lamont Clarke. The kid who grooved with the mega star on the rooftop of her building on the Lower East Side before she was famous was freed from jail Monday after completing a 20-year sentence for second...
01:34, 07/17/2019

In Message To Iran, US B-52 Bombers Reach Middle East American B-52 Stratofortress bombers sent to the Middle East over what Washington describes as threats from Iran have arrived at a U.S. base in Qatar, U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) said....
21:17, 05/10/2019

Deadline decisions, Baez vs. Tatis and the NL East race Which teams have buy-or-sell choices to make? Which NL shortstop will shine? And have the Braves locked up the East? We'll get you ready for the weekend....
19:51, 07/19/2019

TPD identifies man found dead in east side wash TUCSON – The man who was found dead in Pantano Wash last month was identified by Tucson Police Department Wednesday. According to TPD, a woman located the body of a man, later identified as 80-year-old Michael J. McCullough, in the wash at 7600 E. Broadway Blvd. near Prudence Road while she wa...
04:00, 05/09/2019

What’s Driving You Crazy? More lanes needed on the east side TUCSON – A road on the east side is What’s Diving You Crazy. News 4 Tucson viewer Heberto wrote in and said, “22nd between Camino Seco and Harrison needs one more lane.” Your wish might come true. But it might be awhile. 22nd Street between Camino Seco and Harrison Road is an...
09:17, 05/05/2019

Upper East Side apartment fire kills one An elderly woman is dead after a fire broke out in her apartment on the Upper East Side early Friday, FDNY officials said. The deadly inferno started around 5:30 a.m. on the third floor of a building on First Avenue between East 91st and East 92nd streets. The victim, an 86-year-old woman, was found...
22:34, 05/10/2019

Defense chief: U.S. may send more troops to Middle East Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan said the Trump administration is considering sending additional troops to the Middle East to combat rising tensions with Iran....
11:34, 05/24/2019

Bruins thump Hurricanes 6-2, take 2-0 lead in East finals BOSTON (AP) — Matt Grzelcyk scored twice — his first career multigoal game — and Tuukka Rask made 21 saves Sunday to lead the Bruins to a 6-2 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes and a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference finals. Connor Clifton had his first career NHL goal, Jake DeBrusk, David Backes...
00:00, 05/13/2019

Flights delayed as drones fly near East Midlands airport Incidents occurred over weekend during Download music festival at nearby parkDetectives have launched an investigation after three drones disrupted flights at an airport during a nearby music festival.Leicestershire police said a pilot of one of the unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) had been interview...
19:34, 06/17/2019

Stocks Slip Amid Middle East Tensions U.S. stocks meandered lower in quiet trading Friday as tepid economic data and rising tensions in the Middle East added to concerns over growth and trade....
05:51, 06/15/2019

Stocks struggle, oil jumps on Middle East tensions European stocks lingered on Monday, hamstrung by dialled-down expectations for a larger U.S. rate cut this month, while escalating tensions in the Middle East boosted oil prices and rising fears for a no-deal Brexit haunted the pound....
14:34, 07/22/2019

The White House's Middle East Meetup Is Already a Mess Since shortly after joining the Trump administration, Jared Kushner has made it his personal mission to solve the Gordian Knot that is the Israeli-Palestine conflict. Let’s check in on how that’s going....
00:17, 06/18/2019

U.S. B-52 bombers reach Middle East in message to Iran American B-52 Stratofortress bombers sent to the Middle East over what Washington describes as threats from Iran have arrived at a U.S. base in Qatar, U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) said....
20:17, 05/10/2019

Travis d’Arnaud gets traded into middle of AL East race Travis D’Arnaud is on the move again and the Yankees could be seeing him soon. The Dodgers traded the former Mets catcher to the Rays on Friday for cash considerations, according to reports. The Tampa Bay Times was the first to report the deal. The move comes less than a week after the Dodgers signe...
02:17, 05/11/2019

Trump doubts U.S. needs to send more troops to Middle East President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not think additional U.S. troops are needed in the Middle East to counter Iran, casting doubt on a Pentagon plan to bolster forces in the region....
23:17, 05/23/2019

Oil rises on tensions after Middle East tanker attacks Oil prices rose on Monday after U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Washington will take all actions necessary to guarantee safe navigation in the Middle East, as tensions mounted following attacks on tankers last week....
04:51, 06/17/2019

RPT-Cashing out in Uber's IPO: China, Russia and the Middle East In 2015, Uber Technologies Inc went on a fundraising spree in China, tapping venture capitalists and state-backed corporations for cash and connections to try and navigate the Chinese regulatory environment....
11:17, 05/10/2019

Bolsonaro to visit China and the Middle East in October Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro plans a round of official foreign visits in late October, including to Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and China, the government said on Tuesday....
01:00, 07/24/2019

B-52 Bombers To Be Part Of US Forces Sent To Middle East Over Iran Row The U.S. military said on Tuesday that B-52 bombers will be part of additional forces being sent to the Middle East to counter what the Trump administration says are "clear indications" of threats......
07:34, 05/08/2019

Cashing out in Uber's IPO: China, Russia and the Middle East In 2015, Uber Technologies Inc went on a fundraising spree in China, tapping venture capitalists and state-backed corporations for cash and connections to try and navigate the Chinese regulatory environment....
07:34, 05/10/2019

Nine Wildcats Qualify for NCAAs Friday at East Prelims Photo by Chet White – UK Athletics JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Nine more Kentucky Wildcats punched tickets to the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Friday during East Prelims at the University of North Florida’s Hodges Stadium. UK’s total through two days of the three-day meet is 11 entr...
04:51, 05/25/2019

US to send 1,500 troops to Middle East for 'protection' against Iran Both President Trump and the Pentagon stressed that they were not seeking to engage in a military conflict with Iran. Trump has been trying to pressure Tehran into negotiating a new nuclear deal....
22:51, 05/24/2019

Exclusive: For Sale: An East Side Townhouse With a History The house, which comes with a two-car garage, is being sold for $21.8 million by the estate of Diana King, a daughter of Charles King, the founder of King World Productions....
19:34, 05/10/2019

Trump Sends 1,500 Troops to Middle East Because We're Not Going to War With Iran President Trump proclaimed earlier this month that he wasn’t going to war with Iran. Then, in less than fortnight, Trump is now sending some 1,500 troops to the Middle East after a series of barroom-style confrontations about who can end what and when....
03:17, 05/25/2019

Balenciaga’s Upper East Side storefront vandalized The windows of the Balenciaga storefront on the Upper East Side were vandalized, with expletives scrawled in white spray paint, authorities said Thursday. Someone called 911 shortly before 9:30 a.m. Thursday to report that a vandal had scribbled the graffiti — the words “Ugly ass bitch&#...
02:34, 06/21/2019

Pooch rescued after falling into East River in Brooklyn Cops rescued a little pooch after it fell into the choppy waters of the East River on Friday morning in Brooklyn, police said. The white Maltese pup — named Holly — got loose from her owner and fell into the water shortly after 9:45 a.m. near the Greenpoint Pier in the area of Java Street......
23:51, 05/24/2019

East Midlands Trains criticised after 500 passengers stranded Travellers stuck for hours after flooding and landslide in Northamptonshire Hundreds of rail passengers were stranded because of a landslide, and a military helicopter was deployed when a river burst its banks after heavy rainfall that has caused ongoing disruption to parts of the country.Fifteen fl...
16:34, 06/14/2019

On Women’s Rights, Uneven Progress in the Middle East Saudi Arabia has lifted its restrictions on women traveling abroad, the most notable weakening yet of the country’s notorious guardianship system. It marks another advance for gender equality, more than a year after the kingdom ended the world’s only ban on women driving. Yet many of the women who f...
13:17, 08/03/2019

Rediscover East Germany's top fashion magazine, 'Sibylle' An exhibition in Berlin showcases "Sibylle," an East German fashion and culture magazine that for decades offered women in the communist state more than dress patterns....
14:00, 06/14/2019

Bucks beat Celtics 116-91 to advance to East final Giannis Antetokounmpo had 20 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, and the Milwaukee Bucks routed the Boston Celtics 116-91 on Wednesday night to advance to the Eastern Conference final....
07:51, 05/09/2019

Pentagon plan could send 10,000 troops to the Middle East In a plan that is set to be presented to the White House on Thursday, up to 10,000 more U.S. service members would be deployed to the Middle East as tensions between the U.S. and Iran are high....
04:00, 05/23/2019

Don't open 'Pandora's Box' in Middle East, China warns The Chinese government's top diplomat warned on Tuesday that the world should not open a "Pandora's Box" in the Middle East, as he denounced U.S. pressure on Iran and called on it not to drop out of a landmark nuclear deal....
09:17, 06/18/2019

Don't Open "Pandora's Box" In Middle East: China Warns US China on Tuesday warned against opening a "Pandora's box" in the Middle East after the United States announced the deployment of 1,000 additional troops to the region amid escalating tensions with......
15:51, 06/18/2019

Brain fever kills 97 children in east India Nearly 100 children have died this month from encephalitis, commonly known as brain fever, in the eastern Indian state of Bihar, a state health official said on Monday....
13:34, 06/17/2019

Oil rises 1% to $56.77 per barrel as Middle East tensions linger Oil prices were up on Tuesday as expectations of lower U.S. crude supplies were offset by weaker demand forecasts and the full restart of Libya's largest oil field....
14:17, 07/27/2019

My Europe: Serbia's military parade between the East and the West Serbia's government wanted to hold a military parade marking two decades since NATO launched airstrikes against the country. Under pressure, Belgrade moved the event to the WWII Victory Day – kind of, says Andrej Ivanji....
12:00, 05/11/2019

US Preparing To Send More Troops To Middle East: Report The United States is preparing to send additional troops to the Middle East in response to mounting concerns over Iran, which Washington blames for attacks on oil tankers last week, two US officials......
08:17, 06/18/2019

Beyond the Wall: East Berlin's many faces explored in exhibition East Berlin was the center of power in communist East Germany, but it was also a city where subversive currents thrived. The exhibition "East Berlin. Half a Capital" looks at everyday life in the 1970s and 80s....
12:00, 05/11/2019

Gautam Gambhir Set To Win Lok Sabha Election From East Delhi Gautam Gambhir, cricketer-turned-politician, is set to win from East Delhi constituency. He had found himself in multiple controversies - some of Breaking News proportions - in his weeks-old political......
20:17, 05/23/2019

AP sources: UConn in talks to move back into Big East HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A University of Connecticut official says the school is working to return to the Big East for basketball and other sports. The official confirmed there have been talks with the Big East, but said they were not aware any invitation had been extended. The official spoke to The A...
19:17, 06/22/2019

Perfectly polished: a former varnish factory in east London A colourful artistic couple have converted an industrial space in Shoreditch into a vibrant homeIt has become less ravey since we moved in,” says Di Atkinson of Shoreditch back in the mid-90s, when the former factories and warehouses were just that. “Buildings were taken over for two-day raves and u...
19:51, 08/03/2019

Lowry, Raptors down Bucks, level East finals TORONTO -- - Kyle Lowry scored 25 points -- 18 in the first half -- and the Toronto Raptors defeated the visiting Milwaukee Bucks 120-102 Tuesday night to even the Eastern Conference finals at two games apiece....
06:00, 05/22/2019

Plenty of questions to answer for Giants’ NFC East foes With NFL training camps opening next week, The Post looks at the 2019-20 NFC East the Giants will face this season. Eagles Coach: Doug Pederson (fourth year) Biggest newcomers: The Eagles went back in time to sign WR DeSean Jackson, one of their former stars and a pass-catcher able to stretch any fi...
06:34, 07/21/2019

Bucks dominate Raptors to take 2-0 lead in East finals Giannis Antetokounmpo led the way with 30 points and 17 rebounds as the Bucks never trailed on their way to a 125-103 win over the Raptors in Game 2.        ...
06:17, 05/18/2019

‘El Chicano’ Review: Freeing East Los Angeles With Bloodshed In search of a specific Mexican-American identity, Ben Hernandez Bray’s ultraviolent epic follows a masked vigilante who does battle with the city’s gangsters....
16:00, 05/02/2019

Cyclone Fani slams India's east coast Powerful Cyclone Fani has left a trail of destruction after thrashing India's east coast. In Bangladesh, more than 2 million people have been evacuated as the storm moves northeast....
18:00, 05/03/2019

First mayor from former East heads German Cities Association Leipzig's progressive mayor Burkhard Jung has become the first local politician from the former East to lead Germany's municipalities. His election precedes polls in three eastern states likely to swing to the far-right....
22:34, 06/06/2019

Man’s body pulled from East River near Manhattan Bridge The body of an unidentified man was pulled from the East River near the Manhattan Bridge Sunday morning, police said. The body was found at just after 8:15 a.m. floating on the Brooklyn side of the water near Adams and John streets, the NYPD said. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, according ...
17:34, 05/19/2019

North Korea Again Fires Projectiles Off Its East Coast North Korea fired two projectiles off the country’s east coast, Seoul officials said, extending a string of weapons tests amid stalled nuclear talks with Washington and a continuing U.S.-South Korea military exercise....
04:34, 08/16/2019

AP source: Big East votes to invite UConn to rejoin A person with firsthand knowledge of the situation says the presidents of schools in the Big East have voted to invite UConn to rejoin the conference for basketball and other sports       ...
01:17, 06/25/2019

No injuries reported in apartment fire on east side TUCSON – Tucson Fire Department crews battled an east side apartment fire Tuesday morning. According to TFD, a resident of an apartment located in the 200 block of South Kolb Road near Broadway Boulevard called 911 to report about a fire that started in a unit underneath theirs. Upon arrival, ...
06:34, 06/26/2019