LEGAL-NEWS-NETWORK.COM: Latest News of The Day 05:52, 06/12/2019

Twins sign top draft pick Keoni Cavaco, with $4.05M bonus

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have signed their first-round draft pick, high school infielder Keoni Cavaco. Cavaco was in Minnesota on Tuesday to tour ...

Twins sign top draft pick Keoni Cavaco, with $4.05M bonus

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Seahawks sue former draft pick McDowell for bonus repayment DETROIT (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Michigan seeking repayment of a nearly $800,000 of the signing bonus given to former draft pick Malik McDowell claiming he violated his NFL contract. The Seahawks file...
03:26, 05/31/2019

Patriots sign 1st-round draft pick N’Keal Harry FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have signed first-round draft pick N’Keal Harry. The receiver from Arizona State was the 32nd overall pick in the draft. At 6-foot-4 and 213 pounds, Harry had 213 receptions for 2,889 yards and ...
03:52, 05/16/2019

Yankees sign 1st-round draft pick, SS Anthony Volpe NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees have signed first-round draft pick Anthony Volpe, a high school shortstop from nearby New Jersey. Volpe, who grew up a Yankees fan, was introduced to the media Monday at Yankee Stadium before the team’s sche...
05:39, 06/11/2019

Arizona Cardinals sign No. 1 overall NFL draft pick, quarterback Kyler Murray The Arizona Cardinals on Thursday announced the signing of six rookie players, the biggest of course being quarterback Kyler Murray.        ...
04:00, 05/10/2019

Cardinals Sign Top Draft Pick Kyler Murray to $35 Million Deal The four-year contract for Murray, the Oklahoma quarterback who was also taken in the first round of the M.L.B. draft, includes a signing bonus of more than $23 million....
07:00, 05/10/2019

Mets shuffle leaky bullpen, sign 1st-round draft pick NEW YORK (AP) — Desperate for help in a failing bullpen, the New York Mets have acquired reliever Brooks Pounders from the Cleveland Indians for cash. Pounders, who had been pitching at Triple-A Columbus, was immediately added to the major league ros...
00:52, 06/16/2019

New York Giants sign draft pick Corey Ballentine, weeks after being wounded in Kansas shooting The New York Giants signed sixth-round draft pick Corey Ballentine to a contract Thursday – weeks after he was wounded and his former college teammate was killed in a Kansas shooting....
00:26, 05/17/2019

NFL draft 2019 tracker: Pick-by-pick list of every selection in Rounds 4, 5, 6 and 7 The 2019 NFL draft concludes Saturday with Rounds 4, 5, 6 and 7, and USA TODAY Sports will keep you updated with every pick.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

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.        ...
14:39, 06/05/2019

Kyler Murray, a Black Man, Was the Number One NFL Draft Pick. Trump Congratulated the Number Two Pick Instead Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray was the first overall pick in the NFL draft on Thursday, but on Saturday morning, President Donald Trump decided to congratulate the number two pick instead. Former University of Oklahoma quarterback Murray, who is ...
18:39, 04/28/2019

What Knicks can do after getting third overall pick in NBA draft The Knicks will almost certainly not be getting Zion Williamson after landing the third overall pick. So, where do they go from here?        ...
09:26, 05/15/2019

The Knicks know exactly what they’d do with NBA draft’s No. 1 pick David Fizdale claimed there’s no debate on whom the Knicks would take if they win Tuesday’s lottery. “If we win the lottery, do we know who we’re taking?” the Knicks coach said in an appearance Wednesday morning on the “Dan Patrick Show.&...
02:13, 05/09/2019

MLB draft tracker: Keep up with every pick from Day 1 The 2019 MLB draft begins Monday, with the Baltimore Orioles making the first selection and 78 picks being made in total on Day 1.        ...
04:00, 06/04/2019

MLB draft tracker: Catch up on every pick from Day 1 Monday included 78 picks and while we won’t know for years who will turn out to be the stars and busts, there’s already plenty of talking points.        ...
10:13, 06/04/2019

NBA draft: Ranking the five biggest busts as the No. 1 pick From Anthony Bennett, who underachieved, to Greg Oden, who was saddled with multiple knee injuries, not every draft offers a winner with the top pick.       ...
14:13, 06/19/2019

New Orleans wins NBA draft lottery, right to pick No. 1 CHICAGO (AP) — New Orleans has bucked the odds and won the NBA draft lottery, and now will have the first chance at choosing Zion Williamson next month. The Pelicans won the lottery for the first time since 2012, when they chose Anthony Davis. And th...
04:00, 05/15/2019

New Orleans Pelicans win No. 1 pick in NBA draft lottery CHICAGO (AP) — New Orleans Pelicans win No. 1 pick in NBA draft lottery....
04:00, 05/15/2019

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

Cards sign No. 1 pick Murray to 4 years, $35M Saying this is "just the beginning," No. 1 overall pick Kyler Murray signed a four-year deal with the Cardinals worth about $35 million, the team announced....
03:39, 05/10/2019

2019 NBA mock draft 2.0: What happens after Knicks pick RJ Barrett Believe it or not, there is intrigue in next Thursday’s NBA draft beyond Zion Williamson. Will the Knicks take RJ Barrett, as expected, or Jarrett Culver? Will they even make the No. 3 pick, will the Lakers make the selection right after, or will one...
17:00, 06/14/2019

Likely No. 2 NBA draft pick Ja Morant signs deal with Nike Former Murray State point guard Ja Morant, the likely No. 2 pick in the NBA draft, announced Monday that he signed with Nike.        ...
22:52, 05/27/2019

Yankees’ draft pick starting off a bit like Brett Gardner did While many MLB draft picks make the jump from high school to the minor leagues, Yankees third-rounder Jake Sanford is on a more unusual path. The No. 105 pick graduated from Auburn Drive High School in 2016, passed on a volleyball scholarship from Da...
10:00, 06/06/2019

Rangers learn fate of pivotal NHL draft pick Dallas lost, and the idle Rangers did, too. The Rangers won’t see the 2019 second-round pick they received for fan favorite Mats Zuccarello transform into another first-rounder, with the Stars falling just short of the Western Conference Final ...
06:52, 05/08/2019

Cardinals sign top pick Murray to four-year deal TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have signed No. 1 overall draft pick Kyler Murray to a four-year contract worth about $35 million with a team option for a fifth. The deal announced Thursday includes a signing bonus of more than $23 million....
02:39, 05/10/2019

Titans agree to terms with top draft pick Jeffery Simmons NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a contract with their top draft pick Jeffery Simmons, the 19th selection overall out of Mississippi State. The Titans announced the deal Wednesday. Tennessee gambled on Simmons with...
00:00, 05/23/2019

Knicks’ draft target RJ Barrett has ‘great’ case for No. 1 pick RJ Barrett’s high school coach believes his former player didn’t get the attention he was due at Duke because of Zion Williamson and feels there could be a case made for the 6-foot-7 stud to be the No. 1 pick of the draft. Kevin Boyle, head coach at ...
06:13, 05/21/2019

Orioles draft Oregon State catcher Rutschman with No. 1 pick SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft. The announcement Monday night at MLB Network studios marks the second time the Oriol...
02:00, 06/04/2019

Giants coach says draft pick Ballentine shot in buttocks EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants want sixth-round draft pick Corey Ballentine to take as long as he needs to get full closure after the shooting incident that wounded him and killed Washburn University teammate Dwane Simmons last week...
03:39, 05/04/2019

Pelicans primed for Zion Williamson after winning No 1 pick in NBA draft Pelicans buck odds to win No 1 overall pick in June’s NBA draftGrizzlies, Knicks and Lakers to pick second, third and fourthNew Orleans have bucked the odds and won the NBA draft lottery, and now will have the first chance at choosing Zion Williamson...
08:00, 05/15/2019

Navy draft pick embraces double challenge: Duty first, Red Sox soon Noah Song tells ESPN he plans to sign with Boston in the next week. He'll report to Class A but will head shortly to flight school and, like NBA legend David Robinson before him, serve out his commitment to the armed forces....
16:52, 06/12/2019

Opinion: With Pelicans getting No. 1 pick, NBA draft lottery works out as designed The NBA’s new reformed draft lottery process worked as designed. In a loss for tanking, the teams that had the best odds didn't get the No. 1 pick.        ...
09:26, 05/15/2019

Arizona Cardinals sign No. 1 overall pick, quarterback Kyler Murray The Arizona Cardinals on Thursday announced the signing of six rookie players, the biggest of course being quarterback Kyler Murray.        ...
01:39, 05/10/2019

Cap-strapped Vikings sign 1st-round pick Garrett Bradbury EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have signed first-round draft pick Garrett Bradbury, the center from North Carolina State selected with the 18th overall pick. The Vikings also confirmed they restructured the contract of linebacker Eric Kend...
22:00, 05/14/2019

Jets sign fourth-round pick Trevon Wesco The Jets have one of their picks in the fold. Gang Green signed fourth-round pick Trevon Wesco on Thursday, a source told The Post’s Brian Costello. The West Virginia tight end is the first pick to sign with the team. After trading back twice i...
07:26, 05/10/2019

Redskins sign first-rounder Haskins, 7 other draft picks ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins have signed first-round pick Dwayne Haskins and seven others from their draft class. The team on Thursday announced rookie deals with the Ohio State quarterback they took 15th overall, fourth-round running ...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Buccaneers sign 5 of 8 draft picks on eve of rookie minicamp TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed five of the club’s eight selections from last month’s NFL draft, including second-round cornerback Sean Murphy-Bunting and fourth-round outside linebacker Anthony Nelson. The team al...
02:13, 05/10/2019

Falcons sign RBs Ollison, Green and 2 more draft picks FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with four draft picks, including running backs Qadree Ollison and Marcus Green. The Falcons also signed defensive end John Cominsky and cornerback Jordan Miller. Ollison, from Pittsb...
03:39, 05/04/2019

Patriots sign tight end Ben Watson, 7 of 10 draft picks FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots have signed veteran tight end Ben Watson and seven of their 10 draft choices. New England announced the signings Friday. The Patriots inked deals with second-round defensive back JoeJuan Williams, off...
00:52, 05/11/2019

NBA Draft Lottery order: Full list of where teams will pick in 2019 We have a winner! After months of teams eyeing up the chance to take Zion Williamson with the top pick in the 2019 NBA draft, it’s the New Orleans Pelicans that have the chance to select him on June 20. The Duke wunderkind has long been tabbed ...
03:26, 05/15/2019

AP source: Braves draft pick Stewart reaches deal in Japan NEW YORK (AP) — After failing to sign with Atlanta and losing a grievance against the Braves, 19-year-old right-hander Carter Stewart has agreed to a six-year contract with the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks of Japan’s Pacific League that will guarante...
04:39, 05/23/2019

Dad thanks San Francisco 49ers draft pick Dre Greenlaw for ‘risking everything’ to save daughter A San Francisco 49ers draft pick was thanked in a series of tweets following his life-changing news Saturday by a father who says the linebacker put his dreams on the line to save his daughter during a party at the University of Arkansas four years a...
22:13, 04/29/2019

Yankees’ top draft pick Anthony Volpe receives a special call TORONTO — Manager Aaron Boone placed a call to Anthony Volpe on Monday night after the high school shortstop was taken by the Yankees in the first round of the MLB draft. “You could tell he was excited, you could hear the people in the background,’’ ...
16:13, 06/05/2019

N.B.A. Draft Lottery Recap: Pelicans Win No. 1 Pick, and the Right to Select Zion Williamson New Orleans faces the decision of whether to select the N.B.A.’s most hyped prospect since LeBron James or to trade the pick for a king’s ransom of assets....
18:52, 05/15/2019

Knicks fall to No. 3 pick at NBA Draft Lottery, miss out on Zion Williamson CHICAGO — The Zion Williamson dream is over. The Knicks, the NBA’s worst team, will select third in June’s draft — their 17-65 record failing to net the golden ticket Tuesday at the 2019 NBA Draft lottery. But in a three-star draft, the Knicks will h...
03:26, 05/15/2019

Wizards work out projected first-round NBA draft pick Keldon Johnson The Wizards hold the ninth selection in next week's draft, and Johnson is the first player to work out with the team who could potentially fill that spot....
00:00, 06/14/2019

2019 NBA draft lottery odds: Knicks’ chances at landing No. 1 pick The tanking is (hopefully) over. Now, will it pay off? The New York Knicks take a 14 percent chance into Tuesday night’s lottery, as they hope to land the No. 1 pick and a chance to draft Duke star Zion Williamson. The Phoenix Suns and Clevelan...
16:39, 05/14/2019

Buffalo Bills sign 3rd-round pick, tight end Dawson Knox ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have their entire 2019 draft class under contract after signing rookie tight end Dawson Knox to a four-year deal. The Bills announced the signing Friday, a day after completing their series of offseason man...
02:39, 06/15/2019

Bills sign 7 draft picks, including first-rounder Ed Oliver The Buffalo Bills have signed seven of their eight draft picks, including first-round selection Ed Oliver        ...
01:39, 05/10/2019

Bears sign 3 of 5 draft picks, including 4th-rounder Ridley LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed three of their five draft picks, agreeing to four-year deals with fourth-rounder Riley Ridley and seventh-rounders Kerrith Whyte Jr. and Stephen Denmark. Ridley, a receiver, caught 44 passes for ...
02:13, 05/14/2019

Colts sign 5 draft picks, add 9 undrafted rookies to roster INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have signed five of their 10 draft picks. Linebacker Ben Banogu, one of three second-round selections, and the Colts’ final four selections all agreed to terms. The other players who signed were offens...
23:26, 05/03/2019

Quarterback EJ Manuel, first-round NFL draft pick by Buffalo Bills in 2013, retires EJ Manuel, who was a first-round selection by the Buffalo Bills in the 2013 NFL draft, has decided to retire.        ...
08:39, 05/14/2019

Some guy tricked fans into thinking he was the Green Bay Packers' 2019 draft pick Meet "Deuce Dominguez," who moonlighted in Nashville during the 2019 NFL draft as a fake pick by the Green Bay Packers.        ...
03:00, 05/08/2019

Giants fans waiting to see if Gettleman botched draft with Daniel Jones pick The Bergen Record's Art Stapleton explains the extreme angst of Giants fans after drafting Daniel Jones and why they won't get any answers soon.        ...
19:26, 04/30/2019

Patriots pick Auburn QB Jarrett Stidham in fourth round of 2019 NFL draft The Patriots' selection of Auburn's Jarrett Stidham in the fourth round of the NFL draft adds some intrigue to their quarterback room.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

Buffalo Bills sign 7 draft picks; QB Derek Anderson retires ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have signed seven of their eight draft picks, including first-round selection Ed Oliver, while veteran quarterback Derek Anderson is retiring after 14 seasons. The Bills announced the signings and Anderson ...
02:13, 05/10/2019

As Anthony Davis crisis lingers, Pelicans land No. 1 pick in the Zion Williamson draft New Orleans was awarded the opportunity to select Williamson, the consensus national player of the year, as the team continues to deal with Davis's ongoing trade request....
16:13, 05/15/2019

Redskins draft Ohio State wide receiver Terry McLaurin with third-round pick The Redskins filled a need at wide receiver by drafting McLaurin, who played with first-round pick Dwayne Haskins with the Buckeyes. Washington later traded its second third-round pick to Buffalo for two fourth-round selections to be made Saturday....
19:13, 04/28/2019

New Orleans Pelicans set to win race for Zion Williamson after securing No1 pick at the 2019 NBA draft lottery The New Orleans Pelicans are in pole position to draft college superstar Zion Williamson after defying their low odds to win the NBA draft lottery for the second time in franchise history....
11:13, 05/15/2019

Washburn University football player killed in shooting, Giants draft pick injured Dwane Simmons, a 23-year-old junior defensive back, was killed in the Topeka shooting, which occurred just hours after Corey Ballentine was drafted in the sixth round. Ballentine is expected to make a full recovery....
21:13, 04/28/2019

Cleveland Browns first 2019 NFL draft pick Greedy Williams already thinking Super Bowl The Cleveland Browns are a trendy 2019 playoff pick. The team's first draft pick Greedy Williams took those expectations to another level.        ...
22:13, 04/28/2019

Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with No. 1 pick in 2019 MLB draft Baltimore selected Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with the first overall pick in the 2019 Major League Baseball draft on Monday night.        ...
04:00, 06/04/2019

Giants sign Dexter Lawrence, DeAndre Baker, await top pick Daniel Jones The Giants are slowly but surely getting contracts finalized with their 2019 draft class, which was a large one, with 10 players taken this year. On Friday, they signed two of their three first-round picks, securing defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence a...
21:26, 06/14/2019

NFL Draft: Minor Leaguer credits anger of Giants' Daniel Jones pick for 3 homer game A Minor League Baseball player credited his anger over the New York Giants' first pick in the 2019 NFL Draft as the reason he recently hit three home runs....
18:39, 04/28/2019

Baltimore Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with top pick in baseball draft SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — Baltimore Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with top pick in baseball draft....
02:00, 06/04/2019

New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine wounded, college teammate killed in shooting, university says New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine was wounded and his college teammate was killed in an off-campus shooting on Sunday, Washburn University officials said....
21:26, 04/28/2019

Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine called teammate's family about shooting, witnesses urged to come forward Just hours after celebrating being selected as the New York Giants’ sixth-round draft pick, cornerback Corey Ballentine had to make a heartbreaking call to his college teammate’s family Sunday to tell them their 23-year-old son was shot and killed in...
22:13, 04/29/2019

Giants sign Ryan Connelly, Darius Slayton, John Jenkins; 5 draft picks left The Giants have signed fifth-round draft picks linebacker Ryan Connelly and wide receiver Darius Slayton and re-signed defensive tackle John Jenkins. Still unsigned are No. 1 draft picks quarterback Daniel Jones, defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence and ...
21:13, 05/13/2019

Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine posts emotional tribute to college teammate killed in Kansas shooting New York Giants’ sixth-round draft pick Corey Ballentine posted Monday an emotional tribute to his former Washburn University football teammate who was killed over the weekend when they were gunned down after leaving a party in Kansas....
21:00, 04/30/2019

New York Knicks fans turn to higher power in hopes team gets top draft pick, selects Zion Williamson The New York Knicks enter the 2019 NBA Draft lottery with a 14 percent chance of getting the No. 1 overall pick after another disappointing season when the team finished with only 17 wins....
06:39, 05/14/2019

LaMelo Ball to play in Australia: 'I'm trying to be the No. 1 pick' in NBA draft LaMelo Ball made an appearance on ESPN to announce that he will play in Australia's NBL as a member of the Illawarra Hawks.       ...
13:39, 06/18/2019

NFL: Trump tells draft pick who called Kaepernick 'clown' in tweet to 'stay true to yourself' The praise from President Donald Trump came after Bosa deleted tweets praising Trump and calling Colin Kaepernick a "clown."        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Twins 7, Yankees 3: Miguel Andujar Returns With Hit and Two Errors as Yankees Lose to Twins Jake Odorizzi gave up two hits in six shutout innings for his fourth straight winning start for Minnesota, which had lost nine in a row at Yankee Stadium....
00:39, 05/05/2019

Trump praises NFL No. 2 pick Nick Bosa, doesn’t mention top pick Kyler Murray Many were quick to point out on Twitter that Trump ignored Murray, who is black, while congratulating Bosa, who is white and has previously expressed support for the president....
19:13, 04/28/2019

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14:13, 05/21/2019

Ex-BT chief Patterson gives up £500,000 bonus The former chief executive of BT Group has waived half of his £1m annual bonus for his final year at the helm amid a fresh escalation of shareholder hostility towards multimillion pound pay deals at blue-chip companies....
23:13, 05/22/2019

Jets trade Darron Lee, 2016 first-round pick, to Chiefs for sixth-round pick, per reports The New York Jets have agreed to trade linebacker Darron Lee to the Kansas City Chiefs in exchange for the 2020 sixth-round draft pick.        ...
07:00, 05/16/2019

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18:26, 05/06/2019

The Vikings Got Another Player To Ditch The Jets With A $75K Signing Bonus Wide receiver Jeff Badet spent last season on the Minnesota Vikings’ practice squad with no clear indication of what his future with the team would be. It wasn’t until the Jets came creeping around for the player going into his second season that the...
05:00, 05/05/2019

| Junior Boks earn bonus-point win against Georgia Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux said his team will have to sharpen up before their final World Rugby U20 Championship pool game against New Zealand....
23:00, 06/08/2019

T-Mobile's One Plan Becomes Magenta, Complicates Netflix Bonus The U.S. government continues to mull over T-Mobile’s potential merger with Sprint, that hasn’t stopped T-Mobile from giving its most popular phone plan a new name and a few added benefits, but at the expense of a bit more complexity. Read more......
20:52, 05/23/2019

Work bonus leads man to $300 casino prize, $300,000 lottery jackpot A Michigan man who received a small bonus from work managed to win $300 from a casino and $300,000 from a scratch-off lottery ticket on the same day....
21:39, 05/23/2019

Former high-flying hedgie ordered to cough up $90M in bonus trial Time to cough it up, Paul. After a decade of sensational courtroom allegations about his rough treatment of underlings — ranging from death threats to taunting a worker with his blingy new watch — hedge-fund mogul Paul Touradji will have to pony up a...
04:00, 06/07/2019

Richer Sounds staff handed control and cash bonus The owner of Richer Sounds has relinquished control of the business to his staff, creating a John Lewis-style ownership structure and windfall for the employees....
18:00, 05/14/2019

Free PS4 games WARNING: Download THIS incredible PlayStation bonus before it's too late BORDERLANDS 3 comes out this year, but before that you can grab yourself a copy of the Borderlands 2 and now the free DLC, Commander Lilith & The Fight for Sanctuary....
20:39, 06/15/2019

Two more years? Trump’s retweet sets off a furor over the idea of bonus time. His backers say the president was just joking, but detractors point to his history of casting doubt on the legitimacy of elections and constitutional norms as reason for concern....
07:52, 05/07/2019

Hearn announces World Championship qualifying changes, 147 bonus and new tour card for White "Chairman of World Snooker Barry Hearn has announced a number of changes for next season which include a new qualifying format for the World Championship, a new 147 bonus and an extended tour card for Jimmy White."...
04:39, 05/02/2019

Nissan CEO got higher stock-linked bonus after payout date changed, Kelly says In his first interview since his arrest for alleged financial misconduct, Greg Kelly said Hiroto Saikawa was due to get a stock appreciation rights payment pegged to Nissan's share price on May 14, 2013, but got it based on a higher price a week late...
15:13, 06/10/2019

Trump's Retweet Sets Off Furore Over Idea Of 2 Years Bonus Time In Office US President Donald Trump for months has griped, complained and tweeted about what he says is the unfair Russia "witch hunt" investigation that has consumed nearly half of his presidency....
06:52, 05/07/2019

The mini-adventures of Secret Life Of Pets 2 belong on a disc of bonus features, not in theaters Home video releases of animated movies often boast of bonus-feature “mini-movies” featuring characters from the main film. For the most part, this is a pointless rebranding of a century-old practice; these “mini-movies” are otherwise known as animate...
21:39, 05/28/2019

Misconduct at Kraft Heinz puts spotlight on employee pressure to meet bonus targets A number of former employees, executives and suppliers who spoke to CNBC say the culture at Kraft Heinz incentivized employees to first and foremost hit their targets, which could heavily impact annual pay....
21:52, 05/07/2019

Nissan CEO got higher stock-linked bonus after payout date changed, former director Kelly says Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa was granted an exception in 2013 to reschedule a stock-linked bonus that bumped up the payout by 47 million yen ($432,382), former Representative Director Greg Kelly told magazine Bungei Shunju....
13:13, 06/10/2019

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22:00, 06/13/2019

Buy Shark's Smart Robotic Vacuum, Get a Bonus Vacuum Of Your Choice For FREE Robot vacuums are great for keeping your floors tidy day-to-day, but you still need to own a “real” vacuum for the occasional deep cleaning, not to mention for things like vacuuming your furniture and your car....
19:13, 05/16/2019

Kepler’s hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Max Kepler’s single with one out in the 17th inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox early Wednesday in the longest game by innings in Target Field history. Kepler hit a tying homer in the 13th b...
11:52, 06/19/2019

Where twins are worshiped and murdered About 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population....
15:00, 06/18/2019

MLB-best Twins overpower Rays ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Minnesota Twins started the new month like they ended the last one. Winning, with home runs leading the way. Marwin Gonzalez and Byron Buxton both connected and drove in two runs as the Twins kept scoring, beating the Tampa...
05:39, 06/02/2019

Polanco, Twins rally for 6-5 win vs. Mariners MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jorge Polanco scored the tying run on a wild pitch and Marwin Gonzalez hit the go-ahead RBI single during Minnesota’s three-run rally in the eighth inning, giving the Twins a 6-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday n...
05:52, 06/12/2019

Gibson cruises as Twins top White Sox 8-1 Kyle Gibson pitched seven strong innings, C.J. Cron and Ehire Adrianza each drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 8-1 for their 10th win in 11 games        ...
00:13, 05/26/2019

MLB roundup: Twins hammer eight HRs in rout The Minnesota Twins slammed eight home runs, including two each by Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop, on their way to a 16-7 rout over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday afternoon in Anaheim, Calif., completing a three-game sweep....
08:13, 05/24/2019

How the Lannister twins actually won ‘Game of Thrones’ Spoilers below for the “Game of Thrones” series finale. The Starks might have emerged triumphant on “Game of Thrones,” with Sansa as Queen in the North and Bran as King of the Realm — but the Lannister twins are the real winners. Yes, it’s true...
03:39, 05/21/2019

MLB roundup: Twins hit two more HRs, win sixth straight Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario each hit three-run home runs, and Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit over 5 1/3 innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to their sixth straight victory, a 7-0 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday afternoon in Minneapolis....
09:26, 05/27/2019

An Indian village has many more twins than can be explained One in eleven people in a village in India is a twin. Though nobody knows the underlying causes, cousin marriage and disease epidemics have now been ruled out...
17:00, 04/29/2019

Willow Palin is pregnant with twins Willow Palin, the 24-year-old daughter of former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, has announced on Instagram she is pregnant with twins with her husband Ricky Bailey....
12:52, 05/28/2019

Twins hold on for 8-7 win after tense 3-run 9th by Angels Minnesota reliever Mike Morin hit former teammate Mike Trout with a bases-loaded pitch that force in a run in the ninth before retiring Shohei Ohtani to end the game on a groundout and preserve an 8-7 victory by the Twins over the Los Angeles Angels ...
01:00, 05/16/2019

Odorizzi, Twins win again, top Royals with 5-4 rally MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — C.J. Cron drove in the go-ahead run for Minnesota with a sixth-inning double , making Jake Odorizzi the second 10-game winner in the majors this season and capping a 5-4 comeback victory by the Twins over the Kansas City Royals on ...
07:52, 06/16/2019

Twins hit 4 HRs, pound stumbling Mariners 11-6 Viral video star C.J. Cron and Byron Buxton fueled a seven-run fourth inning with homers, and Michael Pineda pitched the Minnesota Twins past the Seattle Mariners 11-6        ...
10:00, 05/17/2019

Kepler's hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox Max Kepler was the hero for the Minnesota Twins in the early hours of Wednesday morning, delivering a walk-off single in the 17th inning as Minnesota beat Boston 4-3.       ...
14:13, 06/19/2019

Yankees and Twins had no choice but to play through hell By the end, there were a couple dozen masochists milling inside Yankee Stadium, and in addition to the complimentary Louisville Sluggers they were given as part of Bat Day, they should have received something else for their troubles. An official Yank...
18:39, 05/06/2019

Twins tie team record with 8 homers in 16-7 win over Angels ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota’s franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered Matt Harvey and the Los Angeles Angels 16-7 Thursday. C.J. Cron homered, doubled twice and singled ...
04:26, 05/24/2019

Ohtani hits 1st HR of season for Angels in 5-4 win vs. Twins MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Shohei Ohtani hit his first home run of the season for the Los Angeles Angels, a towering two-run shot in the third inning against Minnesota ace Jose Berrios that fueled a 5-4 victory over the Twins on Monday night. Ohtani, who mad...
05:39, 05/14/2019

Twins, Angels postponed, will be made up on Thursday ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The series finale between the Minnesota Twins and the Los Angeles Angels has been postponed because of weather and rescheduled for Thursday. It rained at Angel Stadium two hours before Wednesday’s game, causing puddles to...
04:39, 05/23/2019

Pliskova twins gear up for Birmingham sister act World number three Karolina Pliskova says she will have to battle nerves and strange emotions when she faces her twin sister Kristyna in the main draw of a WTA event for the first time at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Wednesday....
15:00, 06/19/2019

Max Kepler hits 3 homers for Twins vs Indians CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler has homered three times against the Cleveland Indians. Kepler, who entered Thursday night’s game in an 0-for-21 slump, connected in the first, third and seventh innings off Indians starter Trevor Bauer. Kepler walked...
04:13, 06/07/2019

Garver, Gonzalez lift Twins over Tigers 6-3 DETROIT (AP) — Mitch Garver homered and had three hits, Marwin Gonzalez matched his career high with four hits and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 Friday night. C.J. Cron and Nelson Cruz also homered for Minnesota, which is 6-1 agains...
06:00, 06/08/2019

Sano’s 2-run homer propels Twins over Angels 3-1 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Miguel Sano’s two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Monday night. Sano has homered twice in the past three games. He missed the first 41 games due to...
08:13, 05/21/2019

The View's Abby Huntsman Gives Birth to Twins Congratulations are in order for Abby Huntsman! The View co-host welcomed twins, a boy and a girl, with her husband, Jeffrey Livingston, late last night, a rep for The View confirmed to......
20:00, 06/06/2019

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland’s 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins CLEVELAND (AP) — Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland’s four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2 on Tuesday night. Lindor hit a solo home run in the third and broke a 1-all tie with a two-run homer in the fifth. Roberto ...
04:13, 06/05/2019

The amazing dancing twins: 'Even when we improvise, we do the same thing!' They started out as sprinters on the racetrack – but ended up as dancers on the stage. Meet the explosive Alleyne sistersIn the summer of 2012, Kristina and Sadé Alleyne’s Olympic dream came true. It just wasn’t the dream they’d imagined. As teen ath...
12:52, 05/06/2019

Castellanos, Norris lead Tigers to 5-3 win over Twins Nicholas Castellanos had three hits, including a two-run homer, and Daniel Norris turned in his longest outing since 2017 to lead the Detroit Tigers past the Minnesota Twins 5-3        ...
02:13, 05/13/2019

Cole allows 1 hit in 7 innings, Astros bash Twins 11-0 Gerrit Cole allowed one hit in seven innings, and the Houston Astros backed him with three homers in an 11-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins        ...
06:39, 05/01/2019

Twins vs. Astros: The two starters make this an Under play Going into May, the Minnesota Twins were the third-most profitable team in the American League for those who bet the money line on every one of their games and are looking to get a great start from their ace on Thursday. Jose Berrios has some of the ...
16:26, 05/02/2019

Arcia’s HR gives Brewers 5-4 win, stopping Twins streak at 6 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Orlando Arcia drove in three runs, including a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning that powered the Milwaukee Brewers past Minnesota 5-4 on Monday night to stop the major league-leading Twins’ six-game winning streak. Josh Ha...
06:39, 05/28/2019

Pérez shuts down Mariners, Twins keep rolling with 7-1 win SEATTLE (AP) — Martín Pérez rebounded from his first loss of the season to overpower Seattle into the seventh inning, Max Kepler drove in three and the Minnesota Twins beat the Mariners 7-1 Friday night for their fourth straight victory. Pérez (6-1) ...
08:13, 05/18/2019

Encarnacion stars with glove and bat, Mariners top Twins 7-4 SEATTLE (AP) — Edwin Encarnacion made several nice plays at first base early in the game, then hit a three-run homer in the seventh inning that helped the Seattle Mariners beat Minnesota 7-4 Sunday, snapping the Twins’ five-game winning streak....
03:13, 05/20/2019

Odorizzi, two more homers give Twins 7-0 win over White Sox Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit in 5 1/3 scoreless innings, and Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler each hit three-run homers as the Minnesota Twins completed a sweep of the Chicago White Sox with a 7-0 win on Sunday afternoon.      ...
00:13, 05/27/2019

Sano's 2-run homer propels Twins over Angels 3-1 Miguel Sano's two-run homer in the eighth inning lifted the Minnesota Twins to a 3-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels Monday night        ...
09:00, 05/21/2019

Twins put slugger Nelson Cruz on 10-day injured list SEATTLE (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have placed Nelson Cruz on the 10-day injured list with a strained left wrist that was showing improvement but not enough to avoid sidelining the slugger. The move Friday was retroactive to last Tuesday. The expecta...
06:00, 05/18/2019

Odorizzi scoreless streak at 20 IP, Twins beat Tigers 6-0 Jake Odorizzi stretched his scoreless streak to 20 innings with seven frames of one-hit ball, Max Kepler and Mitch Garver homered, and the thriving Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 6-0        ...
05:39, 05/11/2019

Sarah Palin's Daughter Willow Is Pregnant With Twins The Palin family is getting not one, but two new members. Sarah Palin's daughter Willow Palin is pregnant with twins, the 24-year-old mom-to-be announced on Instagram Monday night.......
05:13, 05/28/2019

Garver homers, hurts ankle in Twins’ 4-3 win over Angels MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mitch Garver hit a two-run homer and tagged out Shohei Ohtani trying to score the tying run in the eighth inning before leaving with a left high ankle sprain, helping the Minnesota Twins hold off the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 on Tuesd...
06:26, 05/15/2019

Yankees vs. Twins: Jake Odorizzi will outduel J.A. Happ May the horse be with you on this Derby day. Omaha Beach, the favorite to wear the roses, scratched because of an “entrapped epiglottis.” Trainer Bob “Charmed Life” Baffert, whose epiglottis was a bit sore earlier in the week, now has the top three m...
20:13, 05/04/2019

Odorizzi, Twins top Yankees 7-3; Andjuar 2 errors in return NEW YORK (AP) — Jake Odorizzi kept up his impressive run, pitching two-hit ball over six shutout innings and leading the Minnesota Twins past the New York Yankees 7-3 Saturday. The Twins had lost nine straight times at Yankee Stadium, including the 2...
00:13, 05/05/2019

Garver’s homer backs Gibson in Twins’ 2-0 win over Royals MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Stepping into the batter’s box in the eighth inning, Mitch Garver was thinking home run. So were his teammates, with four players in the dugout predicting Garver would hit one. Garver knew he had to step out and reset. His te...
06:52, 06/15/2019

Twins continue record pace, club 8 HRs in rout Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota's franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered Matt Harvey and the Los Angeles Angels 16-7 Thursday....
03:52, 05/24/2019

Gonzalez and Buxton homer, Twins beat Rays 6-2 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Marwin Gonzalez and Byron Buxton both homered and drove in two runs as the Minnesota Twins kept scoring, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Saturday. Minnesota, which owns the best record in the majors at 39-18, has scored ...
00:26, 06/02/2019

Maldonado wears Father’s Day tie, leads Royals over Twins MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Martín Maldonado celebrated Father’s Day by wearing a blue necktie on his chest protector and had three hits to lift the Kansas City Royals over the Minnesota Twins 8-6 on Sunday. Maldonado had several names scribbled on the ...
01:52, 06/17/2019

A Study on Twins Offers Proof That We All Need Personalized Diets Though they’re not without critics, the U.S. federal dietary guidelines have for years aimed to give all Americans a blueprint for good nutrition. But new research says this kind of one-size-fits-all approach may not cut it. Different people, e...
15:52, 06/10/2019

MLB power rankings: Time to start believing in the Twins The Twins may have some question marks, but they've been one of the top hitting teams in baseball and are more than capable of dethroning Cleveland.        ...
15:39, 05/06/2019

Cron, Schoop homer twice in Twins 18-4 rout of Mariners SEATTLE (AP) — C.J. Cron and Jonathan Schoop each hit two home runs and Byron Buxton had a grand slam as part of the Minnesota Twins’ best offensive output of the season, an 18-4 rout of the Seattle Mariners on Saturday night. Miguel Sano also ...
13:39, 05/19/2019

MLB-best Twins rally, beat Rays 5-3 in matchup of hot teams Eddie Rosario hit a tiebreaking two-run single off Diego Castillo in the ninth inning after a pair of batters were hit by pitches, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 in a matchup of two of the major leagues' hottest teams  ...
05:13, 06/01/2019

Twins move on from struggling reliever Addison Reed SEATTLE (AP) — Relief pitcher Addison Reed has been designated for assignment by the Minnesota Twins following a rocky start to his rehabilitation assignment for a sprained thumb on his non-throwing hand that set him back in spring training. The 30-y...
23:00, 05/16/2019

Facebook reportedly courting help from Winklevoss twins for its cryptocurrency As Facebook continues to poke around at the possibility of creating its own digital currency, it's created the possibility for the unlikeliest of reunions. According to the Financial Times, the social networking giant has held talks with the Win...
20:39, 05/24/2019

Kristyna beats Karolina in battle of Pliskova twins Kristyna Pliskova pulled off the biggest victory of her career but it was bad news for twin sister Karolina who was on the receiving end of a 6-2 3-6 7-6(7) defeat at the Birmingham grasscourt event on Wednesday....
22:52, 06/19/2019

Jones homers twice, drives in 5 as Tigers beat Twins 9-3 DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers haven’t given their fans much to cheer about at home this season. Playing in front of 26,818 fans — their biggest crowd since opening day — the Tigers routed the Minnesota Twins 9-3 Saturday for a rare home win...
05:39, 06/09/2019

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. K...
05:00, 06/07/2019

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland's 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland's four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2        ...
05:00, 06/05/2019

Sarah Palin's daughter is pregnant with twins Sarah Palin's family is getting a lot bigger. Her 24-year-old daughter announced she is pregnant with twins.        ...
05:52, 05/29/2019

Meadows drives in 4, streaking Rays pound Twins 14-3 Hot-hitting Austin Meadows drove in four runs to back the pitching of Charlie Morton, who remained unbeaten for the Tampa Bay Rays with a 14-3 victory over the major league-best Minnesota Twins        ...
06:13, 05/31/2019

Tattooed twins, 29, each faced trouble with the law until one was killed by police They’re twin brothers who were a lot alike -- before one was fatally shot by police in Mississippi. Lawrence and William Bottoms, born 29 years ago, each had tattoos on their faces -- and each faced trouble with the law....
16:52, 05/02/2019

Nelson Cruz homers has 3 RBIs as Twins rout M’s 10-5 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered and had three RBIs and utility infielder Ehire Adrianza’s hustle keyed a six-run sixth and the Minnesota Twins topped the Seattle Mariners 10-5 on Thursday. Cruz, who played for the Mariners from 2015-18 b...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Hope Solo Opens Up About Suffering a Miscarriage of Twins Hope Solo is sharing a very personal story. The Olympic soccer player, who married former NFL player Jerramy Stevens in 2012, is opening up about her devastating miscarriage. In a candid......
22:13, 06/11/2019

Gonzalez helps power Twins to 8-3 victory over Angels ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Marwin Gonzalez homered and drove in three runs as the Minnesota Twins rallied for an 8-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night. Gonzalez’s two-run shot in the sixth tied the game at three. ...
08:13, 05/22/2019

MLB roundup: Twins' Odorizzi outduels Astros' Verlander Ehire Adrianza homered, and Jake Odorizzi pitched seven shutout innings to outduel Justin Verlander as the Minnesota Twins edged the Houston Astros 1-0 on Monday night in Minneapolis....
09:00, 04/30/2019

Blue Jays vs. Twins: Eric Sogard will again be the difference-maker The Twins have been one of the biggest surprises in baseball through a little more than a month of the season while the Blue Jays seem to be righting the ship after a tough start. Marcus Stroman has some of the most impressive numbers you will find f...
05:39, 05/07/2019

Polanco ties career high as Twins crush Jays Jorge Polanco matched a career high with five hits, including a two-run homer, as the Minnesota Twins cruised to a 9-1 win over the listless Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday....
06:39, 05/09/2019

Polanco has 5 hits, Gibson fans 11 as Twins rout Jays 9-1 TORONTO (AP) — Jorge Polanco had five hits, including a two-run home run, Kyle Gibson struck out a career-high 11 and the Minnesota Twins beat Toronto 9-1 on Wednesday, completing a three-game sweep of the struggling Blue Jays. It was the second five...
04:39, 05/09/2019

Berríos shines as Twins blank Jays for 2nd straight night TORONTO (AP) — José Berríos allowed four hits in seven innings, Mitch Garver homered and the Minnesota Twins shut out the Toronto Blue Jays for the second straight night, 3-0 on Tuesday. Berríos (6-1) won a career-best fifth consecutive start as the ...
04:26, 05/08/2019

Twins shelve Pineda with knee tendinitis, promote Smeltzer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have placed pitcher Michael Pineda on the 10-day injured list with right knee tendinitis and promoted Devin Smeltzer to take his place in the rotation. The move was made Tuesday, with Smeltzer scheduled to make ...
18:00, 05/28/2019

MLB power rankings: Twins hitters are on pace to shatter history With a huge lead in the AL Central, it doesn't look like anybody is going to stop the Minnesota Twins' offense.       ...
15:52, 06/17/2019

Watch: Twins' Max Kepler snaps 0-for-21 skid with 3-homer game Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler recovered from an 0-for-21 hitting drought in the best way possible, hitting a trio of home runs in a win against the Cleveland Indians....
17:00, 06/07/2019

Cruz homers in 4th straight game, Twins trounce Tigers 12-2 DETROIT (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered for the fourth straight game and the Minnesota Twins connected four times in all Sunday to rout the Detroit Tigers 12-2. Miguel Sano, Byron Buxton and Eddie Rosario also connected for the Twins. Minnesota hit eight ...
01:13, 06/10/2019

Bitcoin Billionaires by Ben Mezrich review – the tale of the Winklevoss twins Coders, cocktails and a bank heist in reverse – the brothers who sued Mark Zuckerberg and hit bitcoin boom timeIf you have seen The Social Network, you will remember the Winklevoss twins: tall, preppy Harvard students (both played by Armie Hammer) wh...
11:39, 05/16/2019

Maldonado wears Father's Day tie, leads Royals over Twins Martín Maldonado celebrated Father's Day by wearing a blue necktie on his chest protector and had three hits to lift the Kansas City Royals over the Minnesota Twins 8-6       ...
19:52, 06/17/2019

Watch these adorable baby porcupine twins live their best lives Staff at a wildlife park got an adorable surprise when they discovered twin porcupines were recently born.        ...
19:00, 04/28/2019

Twins activate third baseman Miguel Sanó from injured list The Minnesota Twins have activated third baseman Miguel Sanó from the injured list after the 2017 All-Star completed a minor league rehab assignment for an Achilles injury....
22:39, 05/15/2019

Gordon helps Mariners beat sloppy Twins 9-6 in 10 innings MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dee Gordon scored on one of Minnesota’s three errors in the 10th inning, helping the Seattle Mariners beat the Twins 9-6 on Wednesday night. Gordon opened the 10th with a ground-rule double. Shed Long then walked before the r...
09:52, 06/13/2019

Berrios, Castro carry AL-leading Twins past Astros 8-2 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jose Berrios won his fourth straight start, Jason Castro homered off former battery mate Brad Peacock and drove in four runs, and the AL-leading Minnesota Twins beat the Houston Astros 8-2 on Thursday afternoon. Backed by a six-run...
22:39, 05/02/2019

Rosario, homer-happy Twins romp past White Sox 11-4 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eddie Rosario went 4 for 5 with three RBIs and one of Minnesota’s three home runs in another power-packed romp by the major league-leading Twins, who beat the Chicago White Sox 11-4 on Friday night for their ninth win in thei...
06:13, 05/25/2019

First-time mom dies hours after giving birth to twins, family says A grieving family in Colorado is coping with the unexpected loss of a 26-year-old mother, who died in emergency surgery just hours after giving birth to twins....
17:39, 06/05/2019

Pérez’s homer caps comeback as Induans beat Twins 9-7 CLEVELAND (AP) — Roberto Pérez hit a solo homer in the seventh inning to drive in the go-ahead run and the Cleveland Indians used seven relief pitchers after announcing scheduled starter Carlos Carrasco will be sidelined indefinitely because of a rec...
07:00, 06/06/2019

Twins’ thrilling season is turning Torii Hunter into a believer You can forgive experienced baseball observers, whether they live in Minnesota or elsewhere, if they want to wait and see more from this year’s so-far-dynamic version of the Twins. Yet the American League Central leaders (by a mile or so), and one of...
21:26, 06/14/2019

Hicks hits tiebreaking homer, Tigers top Twins in DH opener MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — John Hicks hit a tiebreaking homer in the ninth inning, Ronny Rodríguez went deep twice and the Detroit Tigers beat the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on Saturday in the opener of a doubleheader. Brandon Dixon also homered for the Tigers, who...
01:00, 05/12/2019

Sanchez hits 2 HR, Yanks top Twins after ailing Paxton exits NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sanchez homered twice and the New York Yankees overcame their latest injury, beating the Minnesota Twins 6-3 on Friday night after starter James Paxton exited early with soreness in his left knee. Already with 13 players on the i...
06:52, 05/04/2019

Red Sox vs. Twins: David Price will benefit from Boston’s road prowess “I think I’m sort of a laid-back, cool dude in a loose mood,” said Governor Cuomo, fooling no one. Cool Dude added New Yorkers won’t tolerate “getting ripped off by the MTA” when it comes to OT. No worries, Guv, I mean Dude. OT? We’re so laid back we...
20:39, 06/18/2019

Smeltzer throws 6 shutout innings in debut, Twins top Brews MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Devin Smeltzer added another chapter to his inspiring comeback story, pitching six shutout innings in his big league debut and helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3 Tuesday night. Diagnosed with a grapefruit-si...
07:00, 05/29/2019

Starwatch: crescent moon points the way to Mars and the heavenly twins The waxing crescent moon will appear close to Mars in the western sky, with Gemini aboveSky watchers have a pretty view to look forward to this week on Wednesday evening. A thin waxing crescent moon will appear close to Mars. The moon will be just 16...
01:26, 05/06/2019

German wins again, Yanks top Twins 4-1 in rain-stopped game NEW YORK (AP) — Domingo German kept delivering on a wet, raw afternoon, tying for the major league lead with his sixth win as the New York Yankees stopped the Minnesota Twins 4-1 Sunday in a game called in the bottom of the eighth inning because of r...
04:13, 05/06/2019

Kepler hits 3 homers, Twins edge Indians 5-4 to avoid sweep CLEVELAND (AP) — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday nig...
04:52, 06/07/2019

Miscues, leadoff home run leave O’s off balance as Twins earn sweep Max Kepler sends Dylan Bundy’s first pitch into the seats in left field as Minnesota drops Baltimore, 4-1, to secure a three-game sweep at Target Field....
07:26, 04/29/2019

Oh, brother! NASA twins study shows how space changes the human body An American astronaut experienced multiple biological changes in space but returned to normal - with some exceptions - after coming back to Earth, according to a study involving twin brothers that shed light on how space flight affects the human body...
18:52, 04/28/2019

Former ASU basketball player Jill Noe gives birth to twins as surrogate for twin sister Former Arizona State basketball player Jill Noe was a surrogate for her twin sister, Whitney Bliesner, and recently gave birth to Bliesner's twins.       ...
19:52, 06/13/2019

Perez pitches 7 scoreless innings, Twins beat Blue Jays 8-0 TORONTO (AP) — Martin Perez and two relievers combined on a three-hitter, Eddie Rosario hit his AL-leading 12th home run and the Minnesota Twins blanked the Toronto Blue Jays 8-0 on Monday night. Rosario began the day in a four-way tie for the AL hom...
05:00, 05/07/2019

USA TODAY Wine & Food Experience kicks off in New York with the Bella Twins USA TODAY Wine & Food Experience is a culinary tour that allows guests to sample gourmet bites, wine and craft beers from local and national chefs.        ...
19:00, 05/09/2019

Mom whose search for bone marrow donor while pregnant with twins went viral needs another match A California mother who gave birth to twins in December and then underwent a bone marrow transplant to treat leukemia after her search for a donor went viral said she is in need of another one....
22:00, 05/01/2019

Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner Look Like Blonde Twins in Sweet Mother's Day Tribute Mirror, mirror on the wall, who's twinning the most of them all? Kim Kardashian wished her mom Kris Jenner a happy Mother's Day in a sweet Instagram post that included a number of......
06:00, 05/13/2019

Twins fans won't have to empty pockets at Target Field gates The Minnesota Twins are making changes at Target Field aimed at making it easier for fans to enter while still maintaining security        ...
20:39, 06/06/2019

Twins' Jonathan Schoop Smashes Baseball Into The Damn Kuiper Belt They say a massive asteroid will zoom within 20,000 miles of Earth in the year 2029. Perhaps this “asteroid” is in fact the mighty dinger of some titanic batsman from elsewhere in our galaxy. You can’t rule it out! At any rate it is no doubt in the s...
12:39, 05/02/2019

Germán wins again, Yanks top Twins 4-1 in rain-stopped game Domingo Germán kept delivering on a wet, raw afternoon, tying for the major league lead with his sixth win as the New York Yankees stopped the Minnesota Twins 4-1 in a game called in the bottom of the eighth inning     ...
04:00, 05/06/2019

Twins vs. Blue Jays: Jose Berrios has the upper hand on Toronto Some weekend transactions you may have missed. … Mets Travis d’Arnaud is now a Dodger. Morning host Norah O’Donnell has been reassigned to CBS Evening News. And Lori Loughlin’s daughter Olivia Jade has been named captain of the USC softball, sw...
01:00, 05/08/2019

Twins place Garver on IL with high ankle sprain, return Sanó The Minnesota Twins have placed catcher Mitch Garver on the 10-day injured list with a sprained left ankle and returned third baseman Miguel Sanó from his rehabilitation assignment        ...
23:00, 05/15/2019

Cron' 3-run blast helps Twins split doubleheader with Tigers C.J. Cron broke open the game with a three-run homer, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 8-3 to earn a split of a doubleheader        ...
09:00, 05/12/2019

Ex-soccer star Hope Solo reveals painful details of miscarriage with twins In a magazine interview, former USWNT goalkeeper Hope Solo revealed that she was "hours from dying" after a 2018 miscarriage with twins.       ...
01:39, 06/12/2019

Kate Gosselin Is "Beaming With Pride" As Twins Cara and Mady Graduate From High School Kate Gosselin is one proud mama. The reality TV star took to Instagram on Wednesday to praise her twin daughters Mady Gosselin and Cara Gosselin after their high school graduation. Kate......
08:52, 05/30/2019

Minnesota Twins slug eight more home runs, on pace to shatter MLB single-season record Led by a pair of homers from Jonathan Schoop and Miguel Sano, the surprising slugging leaders crush Angels and now own MLB's best record.        ...
05:00, 05/24/2019

Meet the Bella twins on the Las Vegas leg of USA TODAY's Wine & Food Experience tour USA TODAY's Wine & Food Experience will hit Sin City on October 26, and fans have a chance to meet the Bella twins.        ...
23:26, 05/24/2019

NBCUniversal Upfront 2019: The Bella Twins, Tina Fey, Rami Malek and More Stars Walk the Red Carpet Many of the best and brightest of the NBCUniversal family gathered at Radio City Music Hall in New York City for the company's Upfront. NBCUniversal channels such as E!, NBC, Bravo,......
00:39, 05/14/2019

Twins' Byron Buxton Throws An Absolute Laser To Make A 300-Foot Double Play Look Easy It’s already been well established on this site that Twins outfielder Byron Buxton is fast as hell when it comes to running the bases. But what hasn’t been talked about enough is that he’s also one of the best fielders in baseball with one of the bes...
07:52, 06/03/2019

Xbox Live Free Games BONUS: Good news for Microsoft and Xbox as mobile games add Xbox Live Xbox Live might have once been the beating heart of Xbox One consoles online service, but it's rapidly coming to mobile as three titles confirm support for Microsoft achievements and more...
10:13, 05/11/2019

Detroit Tigers' Niko Goodrum, Minnesota Twins' Marwin Gonzalez collide on field, avoid serious injuries A rushed throw on a routine groundball back to the pitcher led to a pair of freak injuries for players from the Detroit Tigers and Minnesota Twins on Friday — leading to both exiting the Twins' 6-0 win....
19:52, 05/13/2019

How to get rid of ice pick scars Ice pick scars are small, deep scars that can develop following severe acne. A person cannot usually treat ice pick scars at home, but a number of professional treatments can help reduce their appearance. Learn more here....
03:00, 05/25/2019

Twins Broadcaster Bert Blyleven Calls For The Destruction Of Tropicana Field After The Park Stole Another Homer From Miguel Sano While the Rays were unable to stop the red-hot Twins from getting a win on Friday, at least Tropicana Field was once again victorious over Minnesota third baseman Miguel Sano....
22:00, 06/01/2019

How to nail the interview and pick the right job Dear Greg, I was asked some tricky job-interview questions that left me blank. How should I have answered these: Tell me the differences between you and your brother? What are the qualities you would change in your father? What was the greatest setba...
22:52, 06/16/2019

It's MLB draft day! Here's what you need to know From who might get picked No. 1 to whether this pitching-poor draft might create a few surprises, here's your cheat sheet on draft day trends and topics....
18:00, 06/03/2019

This Chart Will Help You Pick Which Lloyd Alexander Is Right for You If you’re like most people, at some point in your life you’ve found yourself having to make a difficult decision: which Lloyd Alexander do you need in your life right now, the small, inexpensive German car with bodies made of wood and vinyl, or the b...
00:39, 05/24/2019

Giants GM: 2 teams would pick Jones by No. 17 Giants general manager Dave Gettleman insists that New York couldn't have waited until pick No. 17 to take Daniel Jones, saying two other teams intended to select the quarterback earlier in the first round of the NFL draft if he had been available....
20:13, 04/28/2019

Preakness favorite Improbable is the pick to win Favorites have done well in the Preakness. Since 2013, the average payout on a $2 win bet in the Preakness has returned $13.07, half the average return of the Derby winner and three-fourths what the average winner paid in the upcoming Belmont Stakes....
19:39, 05/16/2019

How to pick the best approach to data science (fyi, there are three) As companies place an increasing premium on data science, there is some debate about which approach is best to adopt — and there is no straight up, one-size-fits-all answer. It really depends on your organization’s needs and what you hope to accompli...
20:26, 06/19/2019

We made Jim Gaffigan pick a new family Miranda Bailey’s directorial debut Being Frank stars Jim Gaffigan as a father whose life is turned upside down when his son discovers he has another family. When we sat down to interview the cast about the movie, we thought it’d be fitting to play a ...
09:01, 06/12/2019

Gentry ecstatic for top pick, says AD 'will be fine' Pelicans head coach Alvin Gentry didn't hold back in celebrating the team winning the right to draft Zion Williamson, which he hopes can convince Anthony Davis to rescind a trade demand and stay in New Orleans....
08:13, 05/15/2019

How to Pick the Right Trekking Poles For Hiking When you’re hiking for a long time over uneven ground, a good trekking stick can can ease the burden on your legs and back. However, not all sticks are the same. Here’s the criteria you can use to pick the perfect walking stick for your hike....
03:13, 06/12/2019

O's make Rutschman top pick; Witt Jr. goes 2nd The Orioles selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the MLB draft Monday night. Texas high school shortstop Bobby Witt Jr. went No. 2 to the Royals....
03:52, 06/04/2019

How to Pick the Best Light Bulb for Every Room The lighting in a room isn’t just part of the decor; it can affect everything from your sleep schedule to your brain power. So it’s understandable that you want your home, the place you presumably spend a big chunk of your life, to be lit nicely. But...
01:13, 06/08/2019

MLB notebook: Orioles tab C Rutschman with No. 1 pick Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman was the No. 1 overall selection by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2019 MLB Draft on Monday night. The switch-hitting Rutschman batted .411 with 17 homers and 58 RBIs in 57 games for the Beavers this season as a juni...
03:39, 06/04/2019

Names you need to know from Day 2 of the MLB draft Sons of major leaguers, potential hidden gems and ... a Navy flight officer? These players weren't first-round picks, but they're still worth tracking....
00:26, 06/05/2019

IRS releases draft of new W-4 The Internal Revenue Service released a draft copy of its new W-4 form Friday, saying it's meant to keep withholdings closer to what Americans owe under the 2017 tax law....
00:13, 06/01/2019

The Best Names Of The WHL Draft Oh, friends. It’s here. The day we’ve been waiting for; the first true sign of spring. The Western Hockey League Bantam Draft, for 14- and 15-year-olds. A window on what Canadians west of Ontario and Americans west of the Mississippi were naming thei...
01:26, 05/03/2019

Mets reach deal with their first-round pick The Mets have agreed to terms with first-round pick Brett Baty. The third baseman from Lake Travis High School in Austin, Texas, who was drafted 12th overall, will be introduced Saturday at Citi Field, where he will take batting practice before the M...
19:00, 06/15/2019

EU leaders agree to pick new 'Mr or Ms Europe' next month European Union leaders engaged in a first skirmish on Tuesday over who should become the next chief of the European Commission, giving themselves a short deadline to agree on the bloc's top jobs and a target of assigning half of them to women....
01:00, 05/29/2019

Winning Williamson: Pelicans land No. 1 pick Despite heading into the NBA draft lottery with just a 6 percent chance to land the No. 1 pick, the New Orleans Pelicans ended the night having won the Zion Williamson sweepstakes....
08:13, 05/15/2019

Trump Fed pick Moore withdraws from consideration U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to fill a seat on the Federal Reserve, economic commentator Stephen Moore, withdrew from consideration on Thursday after weeks of criticism about his shifting views on interest-rate policy and sexist comments about ...
19:52, 05/02/2019

French pick alliance preservation over FCA promises Since Carlos Ghosn's arrest in November, the French government has said repeatedly that its main goal is to preserve the Renault-Nissan alliance. The state proved it was serious when it refused to approve a merger with Fiat Chrysler without Nissan's ...
19:52, 06/06/2019

Knicks ‘better pick’ RJ Barrett if he’s available: Ex-team exec CHICAGO — Brendan Suhr, the Knicks’ former scouting director and the man who used to run their draft, doesn’t have any misgivings about the club taking 6-foot-7 Duke swingman RJ Barrett as the third pick instead of trading it. “They better pick him i...
01:39, 05/19/2019

Six Daypacks to Pick Up Before Your Summer Adventures Begin Aside from solid hiking footwear, I would argue that a decent daypack is the most important piece of gear for a hiker to have in his or her arsenal. By now, we all know we should hike with the Ten Essentials, right? So you’re going to to need to stas...
03:26, 06/05/2019

Sources: Grizz make it known they'd pick Morant The Grizzlies have told interested parties at the NBA draft combine that they intend to select Murray State guard Ja Morant with the No. 2 pick in the draft, provided the Pelicans take Zion Williamson at No. 1, sources told ESPN....
02:26, 05/16/2019

Pats pick up another tight end in trade with Lions The Patriots have acquired third-year tight end Michael Roberts from the Lions for a conditional seventh-round pick in 2020, a league source told ESPN. The Patriots are thin at tight end as they transition without Rob Gronkowski....
21:39, 06/13/2019

Take Your Pick of Two Discounted Anker Portable Projectors Anker, as you probably know by now, makes a lot of ton of cool stuff. And today only, you can save big on two of their best portable projectors....
15:39, 05/17/2019

NFL notebook: DT McCoy reportedly to pick from 3 teams After finishing his latest free-agent visit with Carolina on Friday, six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will reportedly decide on his 2019 team among three final suitors: the Panthers, the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns....
05:00, 06/01/2019

The best laptop 2019: our pick of the 15 best laptops you can buy this year Welcome to our list of the best laptops of 2019. On this page you'll find the very best laptops that cover a wide range of budgets - from cheap and cheerful Chromebooks, to premium Ultrabooks and immensely powerful gaming laptops.We made sure to...
14:13, 05/07/2019

First drive: Skoda Mountiaq pick-up concept One-off student-built machine is a Kodiaq reimagined for wilderness expeditions Since 1927, Skoda has run an in-house vocational academy to help train future designers and engineers, and since 2014, the students of the Skoda Academy have produced a ...
20:00, 06/05/2019

You Can Kayak in Europe for Free, If You Pick Up Trash All over the world, our oceans, lakes, and rivers are full of trash. There’s a heap of plastic garbage swirling around in the Pacific Ocean right now and much of it is the result of our own littering and improper trash disposal. Some waterways in Eur...
18:52, 05/21/2019

Lakers eye impact player or trade with 4th pick After a chaotic start to the offseason, the Lakers were one of the big winners in Tuesday's NBA draft lottery, jumping from 11th to fourth overall -- a pick GM Rob Pelinka later called "a powerful asset for us."...
08:13, 05/15/2019

So ... still think the NBA draft lottery is rigged? With the rights to Zion Williamson at stake, having the Pelicans and Grizzlies defy the odds to get the first and second overall picks doesn't seem like the ideal outcome for league executives, but that didn't stop some determined conspiracy theorist...
16:13, 05/15/2019

12 international players available in NBA draft Twelve international players, led by prospective top-10 pick Sekou Doumbouya of Guinea, remained in the NBA draft at the final deadline to withdraw on Tuesday....
05:26, 06/12/2019

Here's how much rookies make after the NFL Draft For players who make it onto the roster of an NFL team, not all draft spots are considered equal when it comes to contracts. There are sizable gaps in pay when you compare first-round to seventh-round recruits....
18:13, 04/28/2019

Two more UA baseball players taken in MLB draft on day 3 TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats left-handed pitchers Andrew Nardi and Randy Labaut were both selected on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday. Nardi was taken by the Miami Marlins in the 16th round (471st overall), while...
07:13, 06/06/2019

13 NFL veterans who have been put on notice after NFL draft Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor is among the players whose jobs or roles could be in jeopardy given fresh competition from the NFL draft.        ...
15:52, 04/30/2019

The NBA Would've Been Better Off Rigging The Draft Lottery The NBA’s new odds format did the job of scrambling the draft order. Four teams played especially horrendous basketball last season, and of those four teams, three were bounced out of the draft’s top four selections. This was satisfying. The Cavalier...
07:13, 05/15/2019

'The View' co-host Abby Huntsman gives birth to twins, a boy and a girl The 33-year-old announced that she was expecting twins back in January and told People magazine that the news came as a surprise to her.        ...
18:00, 06/06/2019

Sarah Palin's daughter Willow is pregnant and she's having twins Willow Palin, the 24-year-old daughter of former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, married Ricky Bailey in September 2018.        ...
21:13, 05/28/2019

Twins announcer Bert Blyleven on Tropicana Field: 'Blow up this place' The Twins' color commentator was not pleased after Miguel Sano's would-be home run was instead a pop-out to short.        ...
20:13, 06/01/2019

Pick Out a New Casio Watch in Today's Amazon Gold Box Tragically, there are no calculator watches to be had here, but Amazon is offering big savings on a variety of Casio timepieces, today only. We’ve included a few highlights, make sure to check out the full posting for all of the deals....
18:39, 05/28/2019

| England pick Archer as hosts confirm CWC squad Jofra Archer's late bid for a Cricket World Cup place was rewarded when the Sussex fast bowler was named in hosts England's 15-man squad for the tournament....
13:13, 05/21/2019

Source: Knicks reject Hawks' offer for No. 3 pick The Knicks have declined a recent trade offer that would have sent the No. 3 overall draft pick to the Hawks in exchange for the eighth and 10th picks, a source told ESPN's Jonathan Givony....
21:26, 06/18/2019

Widows of Iraq's war pick up the threads of fragmented lives In a workshop in a bombed-out factory in Mosul, Najlaa Abdelrahman joins scores of other women on a production line as they sew garments and try to knit their lives back together....
18:39, 05/13/2019

Our pick of Venice Biennale 2019's most scientific artworks Venice’s Biennale is colourful, brash, and full of experiments. But in the end, it’s about the trickiness of learning to live with our digital creations...
17:52, 05/17/2019

Jays select college pitcher with 1st-round pick The Toronto Blue Jays went for size and strength with their first selection of this year's MLB draft. Now they're excited to see how those traits can translate to their pro ranks....
04:52, 06/04/2019

Who Would Win in a Fight Between Marvel’s Strongest Characters? Help Us Pick a Winner It’s a debate that has consumed Marvel fanatics for more than 50 years, and it always begins the same way: “Who would win in a fight between…” Back in the “Silver Age” of Marvel Comics, there was still a manageable...
21:26, 05/01/2019

Washburn DB killed, Giants pick hurt in shooting Washburn University defensive back Dwane Simmons was killed in a shooting Sunday morning that also injured college teammate Corey Ballentine, who was drafted by the New York Giants in the sixth round....
20:13, 04/28/2019

Pick Up the Google Pixel 3a XL for $479 from Amazon and Get a $100 Gift Card, Right Now Debating whether or not to pick up a Pixel 3a XL? Amazon’s making the choice a little easier by adding a $100 gift card. Gizmodo says that with the Pixel 3a, “Google made the best value phone on the market.” Read more......
23:26, 05/17/2019

Pick Up a Free Pair of Tweezers With Any Brandless Purchase We plucked this deal especially for you: Right now, you’ll receive a free pair of Precision Slant Tweezers with any purchase from Brandless when you use promo code KINJA. The tweezers, normally $6, will just be added to your cart automatically when y...
22:26, 05/13/2019

Trump Fed pick says he would win Senate backing if debate were over policy President Donald Trump's pick for a Federal Reserve Board seat, economic commentator Stephen Moore, said on Thursday he would win the Senate's needed backing for the post if the debate over his prospective nomination were about policy, Bloomberg Tele...
18:39, 05/02/2019

Nearly half wager Knicks will get top pick, despite just 14 percent shot LAS VEGAS — As we have reached the crux of the 2019 NBA playoffs, it seems premature to have too much of a focus on next season. But more than two-thirds of the league’s 30 teams and their respective fan bases are doing exactly that — and savvy betto...
19:52, 05/10/2019

Pirates vs. Diamondbacks: Thin bullpens make Over the pick When the Pirates and Diamondbacks hooked up for a series in April, Arizona took all four games. In two of those games, the Diamondbacks scored at least 11 runs and we could see fireworks again Monday in Arizona. Robbie Ray had a terrific start agains...
00:13, 05/14/2019

Widows of Iraq’s war pick up the threads of fragmented lives MOSUL, Iraq – In a workshop in a bombed-out factory in Mosul, Najlaa Abdelrahman joins scores of other women on a production line as they sew garments and try to knit their lives back together. The mother of three lost her husband during the wa...
01:52, 05/14/2019

Opinion: Redskins top pick Dwayne Haskins seems to be plotting the right course Washington last won a Super Bowl in 1991, and the team has reached the playoffs only six times since. Stability at quarterback has proved more scarce.        ...
21:39, 05/13/2019

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Midday’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday afternoon’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 4 Midday” game were: 2-7-3-7 (two, seven, three, seven)...
20:13, 05/03/2019

Trump's pick to head FAA held up by whistleblower lawsuit A Senate committee is delaying the confirmation of President Donald Trump's pick to run the Federal Aviation Administration to look into claims made about the nominee, Stephen Dickson, in a whistleblower lawsuit....
00:39, 06/07/2019

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 3 Evening” game were: 0-4-6 (zero, four, six)...
06:52, 05/04/2019

Michael Jordan linked to best and worst No. 3 pick in history When the Knicks lost the NBA draft lottery, they lost more than Zion Williamson. They also lost the certainty that comes with picking first overall. The first pick comes with a high percentage of success, especially in a year with someone like Willia...
11:13, 06/19/2019

Texans signs 1st round pick Howard, 5 other picks HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Texans have signed first-round pick Tytus Howard and five other picks. Howard, an offensive lineman from Alabama State, was taken 23rd overall as Houston addressed its need to better protect Deshaun Watson after he was sack...
03:00, 05/11/2019

G20 says global growth to pick up; trade, geopolitics among risks Financial leaders of the world's biggest economies will say on Sunday that global growth is likely to pick up this year and next, but that intensified trade and geopolitical tensions were among the key downside risks, the final draft communique showe...
08:13, 06/09/2019

We expect the global economy to have a pick up, says UBS's Alli McCartney Alli McCartney, managing director at UBS Private Wealth Management, and Sarat Sethi, portfolio manager and equity analyst at Douglas C. Lane & Associates, and guest host Joe Terranova, senior managing director at Virtus Investment Partners, join ...
18:52, 04/28/2019

YOUR MONEY - Do the math before you pick the expensive school zone For John Bohnsack, it was a classic parental dilemma: Get a small, expensive house in a high-quality school district, or pay less and get more house in a worse neighborhood....
14:52, 06/10/2019

Take Your Pick Of Anker RoboVac Deals, Starting at $170 [Exclusive] Anker’s been turning out some seriously great (and quiet!) robotic vacuums for years now, and for a limited time, our readers can score some of the best prices ever on a variety of models.Read more......
16:39, 05/09/2019

Kazakhstan Elects Longtime President's Pick for Successor Authorities named a former prime minister as the winner of the oil-rich former Soviet nation’s presidential election, a vote that was marred by mass detentions and criticized by international observers....
16:39, 06/10/2019

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday evening’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 4 Evening” game were: 1-4-4-5 (one, four, four, five)...
06:52, 05/04/2019

This Mother’s Day special for Giants pick after mom’s cancer scare It was not long after Ryan Connelly shared the team lead with eight tackles in Wisconsin’s 31-17 victory over Rutgers at Camp Randall Stadium on Nov. 3. His parents — who, as always, made the four-hour ride to see him in action — sat their son and hi...
04:26, 05/12/2019

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Midday’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Friday afternoon’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 3 Midday” game were: 9-3-2 (nine, three, two)...
20:13, 05/03/2019

The best wireless headphones 2019: our pick of the best ways to cut the cord Best Wireless (Bluetooth) Headphones: Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best wireless and Bluetooth headphones you can buy in 2019.Years ago, we might've tried to dissuade you from buying a pair of wireless headphones. At the time, the te...
02:26, 05/09/2019

Analysis: Many Options, But Maximum Security Is Derby Pick Even after the scratching of Omaha Beach, there is an absolute truth about this year’s Kentucky Derby. It is a fantastic betting race. Victory will not come easily on Saturday at Churchill Downs, but those who wind up cashing tickets will likel...
20:13, 05/03/2019

Skoda Mountiaq: New pictures show pick-up concept One-off Kodiaq-based lifestyle vehicle is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme New images show the Mountiaq pick-up concept that Skoda will showcase in June as part of a student training programme. The two-door Kodia...
16:39, 06/03/2019

Analysis: Belmont pick is Tacitus, aided by bloodlines This is a Triple Crown season that will be remembered, though probably should be forgotten. Maximum Security was the winner of the Kentucky Derby for about 20 minutes, then got taken down over a claim of foul that will be debated forever. The Preakne...
00:39, 06/08/2019

PSG CEO: Nobody forced Neymar to sign with us Paris Saint-Germain chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi has warned record signing Neymar he only wants players who are "willing to give everything for the shirt."...
02:39, 06/18/2019

Should you co-sign your child’s loan? With housing prices on the rise, young buyers with scant credit or low incomes are hard-pressed to qualify for loans. But their parents help in qualifying for the loan is neither easy nor risk-free....
17:26, 05/28/2019

Huawei would sign no spy contract Following growing international concerns over the security of its networking hardware, Huawei's chairman Liang Hua said that the Chinese firm is “willing to sign no-spy agreements with governments”.At a recent business conference i...
00:39, 05/16/2019

NBA fashion: The best suits worn at NBA draft The NBA draft always brings with it some amazing fashion from the prospects that walk on stage. Here's some of the best looks of the past decade.       ...
20:13, 06/18/2019

Michigan’s Brazdeikis staying in draft ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s Iggy Brazdeikis is staying in the NBA draft. The basketball program announced his decision Tuesday. The school announced last month that Brazdeikis, Charles Matthews and Jordan Poole were declaring for the dra...
07:26, 05/22/2019

2019 MLB draft: Picks and analysis Day 1 of the 2019 MLB draft is in the books, with the Orioles taking Adley Rutschman at No. 1 overall. We've got analysis of all the first-round picks and more....
00:26, 06/05/2019

NHL draft will have American flavor: Five U.S. players could go in top 10 Jack Hughes, Cole Caufield and Alex Turcotte could go in the first five picks of the NHL draft and five to seven could go in the first 12 picks.       ...
18:39, 06/18/2019

The 13 countries outside the US that produce the most NBA draft picks Frank Franklin II/AP The 2019 NBA draft will be held on Thursday, June 20. Once again, NBA teams will select players from around the world, a testament to the worldwide popularity of the sport. Over the last decade, no country outside the United Sta...
23:26, 06/17/2019

Two more UA baseball players selected on second day of MLB draft TUCSON –  Arizona Wildcats outfielder Matt Fraizer and left-handed pitcher Avery Weems were both selected on the second day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday.  Here’s more on how the MLB draft affects the Wildcat baseball...
10:13, 06/05/2019

NBA draft lottery: Schedule, odds and everything to know The bouncing of a few ping pong balls could change to fate of one fortunate franchise as the No. 1 pick means the chance to select Zion Williamson.        ...
22:00, 05/14/2019

Which NFL prospects rocked the red carpet at the draft? No. 1 overall pick Kyler Murray's Gatsby-inspired suit was on point, but his wasn't the only bold look. We grade the best-dressed from the NFL draft....
19:13, 04/29/2019

MLB draft: The best player ever picked at every spot from 1-30 Alex Rodriguez, Ken Griffey Jr. and Chipper Jones were all taken No. 1 overall in the MLB draft through the years.        ...
19:00, 05/25/2019

Why the NBA can’t fix the Zion Williamson draft lottery Forty-five minutes before a nationally televised audience views the ceremonial unveiling of the NBA draft lottery’s results Tuesday, the actual ping-pong ball drawing will unfold in a separate room inside the Chicago Hilton. Moderator Kiki VanDeWeghe...
21:52, 05/11/2019

New Orleans Pelicans win NBA Draft Lottery The New Orleans Pelicans won the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, and with it, the likely right to select Duke superstar Zion Williamson in next month's NBA Draft....
12:39, 05/15/2019

32 things we learned from the 2019 NFL draft There were plenty of surprises throughout the 2019 NFL draft, which added clarity for several teams throughout the league.        ...
16:26, 04/29/2019

Kaapo Kakko wants Devils to think twice before NHL draft Kaapo Kakko is fueling the debate over who should be the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL draft. “This is a big thing for me for the draft,” Kakko told NHL.com through a translator. “I think I can be the first [pick].” The Finnish star is certa...
21:26, 05/18/2019

| Pelicans eye Williamson, future in NBA Draft Teenage star Zion Williamson is set to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday as the New Orleans Pelicans launch their quest to build a championship team....
08:52, 06/19/2019

MLB Draft: Who’s going No. 1 and where Yankees and Mets may turn The true impact of the MLB Draft won’t be known for years, but the next three days are important. They will shape the future of so many organizations in this day when youth is so prevalent in the game. The first two rounds take place Monday night, ro...
13:00, 06/03/2019

Twins tie team record with eight HRs to continue record pace A New York Yankees home run record already is in danger of being broken, and if it happens, Matt Harvey could be partly to blame. Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota’s franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins h...
09:52, 05/24/2019

Motorola One Vision is a stylish budget pick with a distinctive 21:9 display The Motorola One Vision is the phonemaker’s new handset, aimed at consumers who want a bit higher performance in their budget phones. The Vision has better specs, camera and outright looks than the Motorola Moto G7 line released earlier this y...
18:00, 05/15/2019

NATO faces big bill if it does not pick AWACS successor soon - officials NATO faces significant costs if it does not act soon to choose a successor for its ageing fleet of 14 Boeing E-3A Airborne Warning & Control System (AWACS) surveillance aircraft, often called the alliance's "eyes in the sky", senior officials said....
16:52, 06/15/2019

NATO faces big bill if it does not pick AWACS successor soon: officials NATO faces significant costs if it does not act soon to choose a successor for its ageing fleet of 14 Boeing E-3A Airborne Warning & Control System (AWACS) surveillance aircraft, often called the alliance's "eyes in the sky", senior officials said....
16:13, 06/15/2019

The Latest: Projected top pick Jack Hughes visits Cup Final The Latest: Projected top pick Jack Hughes, NHL draft prospects visit Blues and Bruins before Game 4 of Stanley Cup Final        ...
01:00, 06/04/2019

New student-built Skoda Mountiaq pick-up truck revealed News 3 Jun, 2019 The one-off Skoda Mountiaq was designed and built by 35 students at the Czech brand’s vocational school to showcase their skills...
17:00, 06/03/2019

Cuomo wants to bend rules for MTA board pick Robert Mujica Because Mujica lives in Columbia County near Albany, he is ineligible to serve on the MTA board under a statue stating that member must reside in the 12-county downstate region that the authority serves....
05:26, 06/17/2019

Brewers vs. Pirates: Zach Davies makes Milwaukee the pick The week that was. So which of these stories shocked you least? Mayor de Blasio going to the gym instead of the new 9/11 Memorial? Jeopardy’s James Holzhauer winning again? Veterans walking out on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after her latest tirade? Or ...
22:39, 06/02/2019

Kids who play violent videogames may be more likely to pick up a gun and pull the trigger (Reuters Health) - Children who either played or watched a videogame that included gun violence were more likely afterward to handle a gun and pull the trigger, a new study finds....
22:26, 05/31/2019

Israel's Knesset taps Netanyahu's pick for state comptroller Israel's parliament has voted in favor of appointing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's candidate for state comptroller, representing a minor political victory for the embattled leader....
19:39, 06/03/2019

Trump Fed pick has a 25-year record of criticizing gender advancement Stephen Moore, President Donald Trump's pick to serve on the Federal Reserve Board, once dismissed the Violence Against Women Act as the "most objectionable pork" in the 1994 crime bill, saying the money would better spent if Americans were forced to...
16:26, 05/01/2019

Trump's Fed pick Moore faces mounting lawmaker doubts Doubts mounted on Tuesday over U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to fill a vacant seat at the Federal Reserve, with one Republican senator saying she was "very unlikely" to back economic commentator Stephen Moore and another calling his nomination "...
02:00, 05/01/2019

Rangers acquire Trouba from Jets for Pionk, 1st round pick The New York Rangers have acquired defenseman Jacob Trouba from the Winnipeg Jets for defenseman Neal Pionk and the 20th overall pick in the draft. The teams announced the trade Monday. Trouba is a restricted free agent who needs a new contract. Trou...
03:00, 06/18/2019

Predators swap 7th-round 2021 pick to Tampa Bay for goalie NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Nashville Predators have acquired goaltender Connor Ingram from the Tampa Bay Lightning for their seventh-round pick in the 2021 NHL draft. General manager David Poile announced the trade Friday. Ingram originally was the ...
02:39, 06/15/2019

Gold helps CT scans pick up the finest surface structures Scientists have developed a new technique for capturing the fine, typically invisible surface structures of biological materials using computer tomography....
06:13, 05/09/2019

'He’s just a loyalist': Trump's ICE pick Mark Morgan blasted by former DHS officials Former officials who served at the top of the Department of Homeland Security are worried Mark Morgan, President Trump’s new pick to lead Immigration and Customs Enforcement, is better suited to Fox News than leading the agency....
01:52, 05/07/2019

Voters to pick successor of Lithuania’s popular ‘Iron Lady’ VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — Nine candidates are vying to become Lithuania’s next president, including a well-known economist, an ex-finance minister and the current prime minister. Term limits require the Baltic country’s current head of st...
11:39, 05/10/2019

| Black Africans must pick up Everest challenge, says landmark climber The first black African woman to climb Everest says that people from her continent must seek "amazing" new challenges to prove they can compete with the best....
02:00, 05/24/2019

New Yorkers would pick Gillibrand over de Blasio in 2020 — if forced to choose It’s no contest if New York Democratic voters had to choose just between the two home town candidates running for president — Mayor Bill de Blasio or Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Gillibrand trounces de Blasio 56 percent to 25 percent, with the rest...
15:00, 06/10/2019

Sheriff: Store wouldn't let deputy wearing gun pick up ring A North Carolina sheriff says a jewelry store would not allow one of his deputies to pick up an engagement ring because he was wearing his service weapon....
07:13, 06/06/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘If the Dancer Dances’ Review: An Inheritance in Motion Maia Wechsler’s documentary goes backstage with dancers in a revival of Merce Cunningham’s “RainForest” as they learn to move from those who knew the groundbreaking choreographer....
20:00, 04/28/2019

Mets vs. Marlins: Zack Wheeler makes Amazin’s the pick Who said it? “I got old. I was never a matinee idol to begin with, and there I am still doing the same job I was doing when I was 16.” Was it Vince Carter? Bill Belichick? Al Roker? Bartolo Colon? If you guessed any of the above “you may be wrong,” b...
01:13, 05/11/2019

Julius Baer assets hit record as money inflows pick up Assets under management at Swiss private bank Julius Baer rose 12% in the first four months of 2019 to a record 427 billion Swiss francs ($425.34 billion)....
09:13, 05/24/2019

Trump’s UN pick was absent more than 300 days from post as ambassador to Canada “I find this staggering amount of time away from post very troubling and an abdication of leadership," said Bob Menendez, top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee...
22:13, 06/19/2019

Manfred Weber: Merkel's pick to head European Commission It's Munich versus Maastricht in the battle to be the EU's chief executive. Manfred Weber, an MEP from Bavaria's Christian Social Union, is debating his center-left rival from the Netherlands, Frans Timmermans....
21:00, 05/07/2019

Trump's Fed pick Moore not planning to drop out of Fed consideration: interview U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to fill a vacant seat at the Federal Reserve said on Sunday a smear campaign was being waged against him, after past writings and comments about women sparked renewed criticism by Democratic lawmakers....
18:26, 04/28/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘The Proposal’ Review: The Artist, the Architect and the Other Woman Jill Magid’s documentary is part of her campaign to bring the tightly controlled archives of the Mexican architect Luis Barragán to a wider audience....
15:26, 05/23/2019

Pilot On Way To Pick Up Bangladesh PM Didn't Carry Passport, Sent Back A Bangladesh pilot, who flew a special plane to bring Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina back from Finland after her three-nation visit, was caught without his passport at Qatar's international airport,......
12:52, 06/07/2019

How Giants’ James Bettcher swallowed the Daniel Jones pick The Giants were on the clock, and there was rampant speculation they would take a defensive player — most likely pass-rusher Josh Allen — when it was time to make the selection with the No. 6 pick in the NFL draft. This was a huge decisio...
02:13, 05/09/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘Barbara Rubin’ Review: An Overlooked Filmmaker Gets Her Due Chuck Smith’s documentary charts the life of Barbara Rubin, the little-known but influential filmmaker who had alliances with the likes of Andy Warhol and Allen Ginsburg....
16:52, 05/23/2019

Aly Wagner talks US pressure, soccer career, World Cup pick Former Team USA World Cup and Olympics soccer star and current Fox analyst Aly Wagner kicks around some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby as the women’s World Cup gets cranking. Q: Is there pressure on the U.S. women’s team? A: It’s there, for sure...
08:52, 06/09/2019

Trump U.N. pick Craft says climate change a threat to planet U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to be United Nations ambassador acknowledged on Wednesday that climate change is a threat and pledged to recuse herself from any U.N. talks on the issue involving coal because her husband is a coal billionaire....
22:26, 06/19/2019

Brazil's Iguatemi 1st-qtr profit drops even as mall sales pick up Iguatemi Empresa de Shopping Centers SA, one of Brazil's largest mall operators, reported a 4.6 percent drop in quarterly earnings on Tuesday, as improved operational results were eclipsed by higher financial expenses and taxes....
06:00, 05/08/2019

The Latest: Lithuania heads to runoff vote to pick president Voting results from Lithuania’s presidential election indicate a prominent economist and a former finance minister will advance to a runoff ballot later this month to pick a successor to incumbent Dalia Grybauskaite...
01:52, 05/13/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘Shadow’ Review: A Bleak World Splashed With Red Zhang Yimou’s film, set during the “Three Kingdoms” era in Chinese history, features head-spinning palace intrigue and spectacularly inventive violence....
13:39, 05/02/2019

Romney rejects Trump judicial pick who smeared Obama Mitt Romney was the only Republican senator to vote against one of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees on Tuesday. And he did so in part to defend former President Barack Obama.Romney cast the lone GOP "no" vote against Michael Truncale, who w...
20:52, 05/14/2019

IMF cuts global growth outlook, but predicts pick up later in 2019 The outlook for global growth is at its lowest since the financial crisis, but expected to pick up in the second half of 2019, the International Monetary Fund reported on Tuesday, so long as “policy missteps that could harm economic activity” are avo...
21:13, 04/28/2019

Trump’s Pentagon pick is Army veteran, defense lobbyist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s pick for new Defense Secretary is an Army veteran who served in the first Iraq war and also has experience as a national security adviser on Capitol Hill as well as a defense industry lobbyist. Trump o...
23:39, 06/18/2019

In E.U. elections, British voters pick those with clear stances on Brexit Nigel Farage’s single-issue Brexit Party was the clear winner of the elections, with the potential to impact the race over who becomes the next British prime minister....
15:52, 05/27/2019

Conservative Party to pick UK PM May's successor in week starting July 22 Members of Britian's ruling Conservative Party will vote on a replacement for Prime Minister Theresa May during the week beginning July 22, the party's headquarters said on Tuesday....
21:13, 06/04/2019

Skoda names student-built Kodiaq pick-up concept One-off Mountiaq is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme Skoda will showcase a one-off pick-up concept in June, as part of a student training programme, and has revealed it will be called the Mountiaq.  The two-door ...
12:13, 05/28/2019

The Bachelorette's First Impression Rose: Will Hannah B's Pick Predict the Winner? Buckle up Bachelor Nation, we're heading out on a dramatic journey toward happily ever after. Yes really, we're doing the damn thing again. As our fearless Bachelorette star......
21:26, 05/13/2019

Analysis: Bourbon War Preakness pick in wide-open race The last time that the Preakness was run without the Kentucky Derby winner was 1996, when Grindstone was retired because of knee issues. The last time none of the top four Derby finishers went to the middle jewel of racing’s Triple Crown season...
20:00, 05/17/2019

Yankees vs. Orioles: Bombers the pick in battle of spot starters Those in the White House, top to bottom, have never been good spellers (see covfefe). On Thursday they welcomed the champion Boston Red Socks. Among the many no-shows was manager Alex Cora, who was born in Puerto Rico. He may have skipped the visit b...
21:13, 05/13/2019

New 2020 Tesla pick-up: Elon Musk announces price News 5 Jun, 2019 Musk claims the Tesla pick-up will be more functional than an Ford F-150, sportier than a Porsche 911 and cost “well under” $50,000...
14:39, 06/05/2019

Sprint is the second US carrier to pick up the Samsung Galaxy A50 at a reasonable price While US carriers don't sell a lot of mid-range Galaxy devices nowadays, Samsung didn't exactly catch us off guard with the A50 announcement for Verizon earlier this week. More interestingly (and somewhat surprisingly), the company vaguely suggested ...
23:26, 06/13/2019

Trump Expected to Pick Ken Cuccinelli for Immigration Policy Role The job’s duties and title are still being decided, but Ken Cuccinelli, an immigration hard-liner, is expected to work through the Department of Homeland Security....
17:39, 05/21/2019

Critic’s Pick: Review: What the Crow Knows in ‘Grief Is the Thing With Feathers’ An amazing Cillian Murphy portrays both a grieving dad and the mythical bird who takes over his life in Enda Walsh’s adaptation of Max Porter’s novel....
05:00, 04/29/2019

Colts sign QB Chad Kelly Kelly, 25, signed with the Indianapolis Colts on Monday. He last played for the Denver Broncos and was released in October 2018 on the heels of an arrest for criminal trespass....
19:26, 05/20/2019

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14:39, 05/01/2019

How flying into an angry rage is a sign you could be seriously ill Not all negative emotions are necessarily bad — they can actually direct your behavior in useful ways. If you’re stuck in traffic and running late, anger might motivate you to find an alternative route, which will then relieve your stress. But ...
18:52, 05/10/2019

Ja Morant needs surgery as NBA draft buzz ramps up This may give the Memphis Grizzlies some pause. Ja Morant will undergo a minor arthroscopic procedure on his right knee to remove loose fragments of bone or cartilage, ESPN reported Saturday, and is expected to be fully recovered in three to four wee...
19:52, 06/01/2019

Carter Stewart, 19, Chooses Japan Over the M.L.B. Draft Stewart, who was drafted by the Braves last year but did not sign, has chosen to start his career abroad, which would allow him to become a major league free agent more quickly....
03:00, 05/23/2019

NFL draft in Nashville draws record numbers The NFL said Monday that more than 600,000 people attended the draft over the three days in Nashville, easily eclipsing the 250,000 who came to watch two years ago in Philadelphia....
15:52, 04/29/2019

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all-time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others.       ...
09:13, 06/19/2019

Big Question at the Hockey World Championship: Who’s No. 1 (in the Draft)? Jack Hughes of the U.S., the top-rated North American prospect, and Kaapo Kakko of Finland, the top European prospect, are under the microscope as they play for their national teams....
07:13, 05/21/2019

Biggest post-draft questions for all 32 teams When will the rookie QBs be ready to play? Can the Chiefs replace Tyreek Hill if need be? These are some of the post-draft questions facing NFL teams....
15:52, 04/29/2019

NFL players surprise Nashville school during draft Dozens of NFL players have made a surprise visit to a Nashville school to try to motivate the students to pursue a career in sport. (April 26)        ...
19:26, 04/28/2019

Hofstra star drawing some NBA draft attention While everyone else was fixated on Kawhi Leonard during the NBA Finals, Justin Wright-Foreman couldn’t takes his eyes off Fred VanVleet. The stellar performance during the Raptors’ run to the title by VanVleet, the former Wichita State star, was just...
11:13, 06/19/2019

How Tacko Fall measured up at the NBA Draft Combine Tacko Fall measured up — literally — at the NBA Draft Combine in Chicago on Thursday. The measurement numbers for the the big man Fall — who burst on the national scene when his Central Florida Knights nearly upset Zion Williamson’s Duke Blue D...
14:26, 05/17/2019

How did these teams and conferences fare in this year's NFL draft? How did the draft look like through a college lens? Well, the SEC broke its own record for players going in the first two rounds -- and the Big 12 continued to disappoint, despite producing the No. 1 overall pick....
15:52, 04/29/2019

NHL draft: Six of the worst picks in league history Alexandre Daigle went No. 1 overall to the Ottawa Senators in 1993, but he never came close to matching the hype. Who else was a bad draft pick?       ...
15:52, 06/17/2019

Three Wildcats Set to Attend NBA Draft Combine in Chicago Photo by Brendon D. Miller – Bluegrass Sports Nation CHICAGO – With the 2019 NBA Draft shaping up to be another big night for the Kentucky men’s basketball team, it came as little surprise Wednesday when the Wildcats led the way with expected a...
23:00, 05/08/2019

Chargers announce signings of 4 of their 7 draft picks COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Chargers have four of the seven players they selected in the recent NFL draft under contract. The team announced Saturday that it has signed the four players it selected on the final day of the draft. They ar...
22:39, 05/11/2019

Challenges and pitfalls of baseball's draft A common cliche about baseball is that it's a game of failure because the best players only get hits 30% of the time        ...
10:26, 06/03/2019

The 2020 MLB draft class is stacked! Here are the names to know Whether it's jaw-dropping power or hard-throwing aces you want, next year's crop of talent has us excited. These are some of the future stars who could go No. 1 overall....
23:26, 06/10/2019

Orioles draft Oregon State C Rutschman at No. 1 The Orioles selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the MLB draft Monday night. Texas high school shortstop Bobby Witt Jr. went No. 2 to the Royals....
02:00, 06/04/2019

The Latest: May gives draft of Atlantic Charter to Trump LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to Europe (all times EDT): 5:30 p.m. British Prime Minister Theresa May is giving President Donald Trump a gift that underscores the trans-Atlantic special relationship — and the intern...
23:39, 06/03/2019

ESPN making changes to NBA draft lottery coverage One of the biggest nights in Knicks’ franchise history will have a different look to it on ESPN. The network is throwing more resources at the NBA draft lottery on May 14, a night that will be centered on who will get the No. 1 pick and the abi...
20:39, 05/06/2019

First look at rookie minicamps: The top picks in the 2019 NFL draft NFL rookies, including Clelin Ferrell, hit the practice fields with their new teams for the first time, giving a glimpse of the future -- and the work ahead....
02:13, 05/06/2019

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will return for his senior year. Coach John Becker told the Burlington Free Press on Monday that Anthony Lamb ...
09:00, 05/28/2019

Experts draft guidelines for Alzheimer's-like condition Experts have defined an under-recognized, newly named condition that mimics Alzheimer's disease and propose guidelines for diagnosing and researching it....
21:52, 04/30/2019

NBA Mock draft: How it will line up after Zion Williamson The pingpong balls have spoken, declaring New Orleans the winner of the Zion Williamson sweepstakes. But that’s hardly all the drama that will come out of Tuesday night’s NBA Draft Lottery, or from the weeks that will follow. Will Williamson help new...
10:26, 05/15/2019

Knicks’ NBA draft history: The good, bad and very ugly The Knicks’ golden era was built through the draft. The final pieces that came later on — Dave DeBusschere, Dick Barnett, and later still Pearl Monroe and Jerry Lucas — were the auxiliary pieces that put them over the top. But from 1964-67, the follo...
05:39, 06/02/2019

Orioles predictably take Adley Rutschman No. 1 in MLB draft The Orioles are hoping Adley Rutschman can do for them what Bryce Harper, once also a touted catching prospect, did for their Beltway rival. As most experts predicted for weeks, Baltimore took the dynamic Oregon State catcher No. 1 to begin the three...
05:52, 06/04/2019

4th & Monday: NFL's top pick draws comparisons to an impressive rising star Kyler Murray will be one of a number of rookies who will be in the spotlight as NFL teams hold OTAs or mandatory minicamps this week.        ...
15:52, 06/03/2019

In Shift, Trump Will Pick Kenneth Cuccinelli to Oversee Legal Immigration Mr. Cuccinelli, who was expected to coordinate immigration policy, will instead be chosen to take over for the embattled head of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services....
04:26, 05/25/2019

Embattled Trump Fed pick Stephen Moore complains: 'They're pulling a Kavanaugh against me' Trump's embattled Federal Reserve board pick Stephen Moore is comparing reaction to his nomination to that of Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh....
21:00, 04/28/2019

Tucson and Mesa help Arizona pick up on ground on Florida for recruiting retirees TUCSON – Older Americans are on the move. According to Census Bureau data, there are more than 71 million people in the U.S.are 60 and older. And many Americans who reach retirement age are moving to warmer climates that offer a lower cost of l...
09:13, 05/15/2019

Pick Up Fortnite: Deep Freeze Bundle for $20 on Xbox One, PS4, and the Nintendo Switch Right now, you can get Fortnite: Deep Freeze Bundle for $20 for all platforms. So, what do you get with this bundle? Well, first, you get a copy of an already free downloadable game....
00:52, 05/17/2019

Redskins will not pick up wide receiver Josh Doctson’s fifth-year option The move means that Doctson, who has disappointed since being selected in the first round in 2016, will be an unrestricted free agent after this season....
06:52, 05/02/2019

Take Your Pick of Discounted Memory Foam Mattresses In Today's Amazon Gold Box If you need a new mattress, whether for your own bed, your kid’s, or just a guest room, today’s the day to buy it. Several Sweetnight-brand mattresses are on sale in today’s Amazon Gold Box, choose from 10" and 12" models that are 100% hybr...
15:26, 05/02/2019

Stephen Moore: Trump's Fed pick underpaid ex-wife's alimony for years New finding may present an additional obstacle for Moore’s selection for a position on the world’s most powerful central bankStephen Moore, Donald Trump’s embattled pick for the Federal Reserve board of governors, has underpaid his ex-wife’s alimony ...
13:52, 05/02/2019

"Asked To Pick Lotus": Faridabad Woman Seen In "Booth Capture" Video A BJP agent accused of trying to push three women into voting for the "lotus symbol" at a polling booth in Faridabad's Asaoti village was released on bail hours after his arrest on Sunday evening. The......
20:26, 05/13/2019

Knicks’ Steve Mills mum on possibly using No. 3 pick for Anthony Davis trade CHICAGO — In breaking his silence, Knicks president Steve Mills declined to speculate about moving the third pick in the draft for Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis and said Knicks fans should be happy — and not sad — about Tuesday’s lottery results. ...
01:13, 05/18/2019

Democrat Warren says she would pick a public school teacher for education post Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren pledged on Monday that if she wins the White House in 2020, her education secretary will be "a former public school teacher who is committed to public education."...
21:26, 05/13/2019

Jailed Catalan separatist MPs pick up credentials amid tight security Five jailed Catalan separatists elected to parliament last month picked up their credentials as lawmakers on Monday amid high security after being granted temporary release from custody....
14:26, 05/20/2019

Stephen Moore: Trump's Federal Reserve pick withdraws nomination President said on Twitter Moore ‘decided to withdraw’ just hours after Moore insisted he was ‘all in’Follow the latest US politics news liveStephen Moore, the conservative economics commentator, will no longer be nominated to the Federal Reserve by D...
23:39, 05/02/2019

Australia 2019 Election Live Updates: Will Voters Pick a New Path? Australians face a momentous choice: keep the conservative coalition in power after six years, or hand the government to the center-left Labor opposition. The result could have major implications for policy on climate change, China, immigration and t...
07:26, 05/18/2019

Trump pick Stephen Moore's Fed nomination could be doomed as GOP senators criticize him Sen. Joni Ernst, the Iowa Republican, said she likely will not vote for Moore and also said she does not believe he currently has the votes to win approval in the Senate....
22:52, 04/30/2019

White House investigates Trump Fed pick's history of sexist comments Stephen Moore, Trump’s pick for the board of the Federal Reserve, has drawn scrutiny for his comments about women in college sportsThe White House has said controversial comments by the economist Stephen Moore, whom Donald Trump has picked for a plac...
14:26, 05/01/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘The River and the Wall’ Review: Taking a Side on the Rio Grande Adventurers are tested by treacherous terrain and dangerous currents as they aim to document the potential effects of a border wall on wildlife and residents....
13:39, 05/09/2019

Ex-Soldier And Samajwadi Party's Varanasi Pick Gets Election Body Notice Dismissed soldier Tej Bahadur Yadav, who has been fielded by the Samajwadi Party from Varanasi against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has been sent a notice by the Election Commission....
19:13, 04/30/2019

Devils’ mind seen as made up on Jack Hughes-Kaapo Kakko pick BUFFALO — Yes, the World Championships did make some people think twice. The terrific performance from Finland’s Kaapo Kakko did make some people doubt who the Devils might take with the No. 1-overall selection in the draft — and therefore, who the R...
03:52, 06/01/2019

Critic’s Pick: ‘Charlie Says’ Review: Complicating Those Manson Family Values The director Mary Harron teams up with the writer Guinevere Turner for this smart, disturbing drama about three of Charles Manson’s female followers....
19:13, 05/09/2019

Critic’s PIck: ‘At the Heart of Gold’ Review: A Thorough Record of Sexual Abuse Erin Lee Carr’s documentary features interviews with many of the women who accused Larry Nassar, the former team doctor for U.S.A. Gymnastics, of molesting them....
19:13, 05/09/2019

Pick your poison: For Fed, it's higher inflation or an inevitable return to quantitative easing The Great Recession ended a decade ago this month, but for the U.S. Federal Reserve the fallout has posed an era-defining choice: Either jolt Americans to expect higher inflation, or keep the printing press ready for the next economic slide....
00:39, 06/03/2019

Mets’ pick Jake Mangum was made for them: Chicken ‘sacrifice,’ superstitions They’re the Amazin’ Mets, but also the Superstitious Mets, the club that made rally caps cool, whose fans always blame some curse for its misfortunes. So, Jake Mangum, selected in the fourth-round of last week’s amateur draft out of Mississippi State...
05:52, 06/10/2019

U.S. bank regulator to review Wells Fargo pick for chief executive The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) will evaluate Wells Fargo's pick for its next chief executive, the regulator told Congress on Wednesday....
19:00, 05/15/2019

Stanley Cup Final: Bruins making it hard to pick Blues in Game 2 Early rust. The rest was a rout. After falling behind the St. Louis Blues by two goals in the opening 21 minutes of Monday night’s series opener in the Stanley Cup final, the extremely well-rested Boston Bruins regained their dominant form that crush...
04:39, 05/30/2019

Pelicans' ticket office had perfect reaction to landing No. 1 pick The 2019 NBA draft lottery will be a night many never forget, as the teams with the best chances came up short and the Pelicans came up huge.        ...
18:39, 05/15/2019

Novatek and TechnipFMC sign EPC contract for LNG plant Russia's largest private gas producer Novatek said on Monday that its joint venture Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC have agreed construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant....
15:52, 05/20/2019

MIT and U.S. Air Force sign agreement to launch AI Accelerator MIT and the U.S. Air Force have signed an agreement to launch a new program designed to make fundamental advances in artificial intelligence that could improve Air Force operations while also addressing broader societal needs. The effort, known as...
22:39, 05/20/2019

RPT-Novatek and TechnipFMC sign EPC contract for LNG plant Russia's largest private gas producer Novatek said on Monday that its joint venture Arctic LNG 2 and TechnipFMC have agreed construction of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant....
16:39, 05/20/2019

Cuomo says he’ll sign overhaul of rent regulations With just three days left to re-up rent stabilization laws, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday he would sign a sweeping package of tenant-friendly bills crafted by the Legislature late Tuesday. The package introduced late Tuesday marks the biggest sea ...
22:52, 06/12/2019

Cardinals sign tight end Maxx Williams TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have signed tight end Maxx Williams to a one-year contract. Terms of the deal announced Friday were not disclosed. The 25-year-old Williams had 16 catches for 143 yards and a touchdown in 13 games with Baltim...
22:39, 05/03/2019

Patriots officially sign WR Inman, OL Veldheer The New England Patriots on Monday officially signed a couple of free agent acquisitions -- wide receiver Dontrelle Inman and offensive lineman Jared Veldheer. Terms were not announced....
04:00, 05/14/2019

Yankees among favorites to sign Dallas Keuchel As the Dallas Keuchel sweepstakes heat up, it appears the Yankees are one of the favorites to sign the southpaw. According to Mark Feinsand of MLB.com, the Yankees and the Atlanta Braves are the favorites to sign Keuchel, with both of their offers ap...
18:13, 06/04/2019

Sabres sign Skinner to eight-year, $72M extension The Buffalo Sabres signed forward Jeff Skinner to an eight-year, $72 million extension on Friday evening, locking up the pending free agent before he could hit the market....
06:00, 06/08/2019

Your Android phone can sign you into Google on iOS devices Who said that Apple- and Google-powered devices can't work in harmony? Not Google. It's taking advantage of its recently added security key functionality to use your Android phone as verification for Google sign-ins on iOS devices. If yo...
00:13, 06/13/2019

Russia's MTS and China's Huawei sign agreement on 5G Russia's top mobile phone operator MTS and China's Huawei signed an agreement on Wednesday to develop 5G technology in Russia and to hold test launches this year and in 2020....
18:26, 06/05/2019

Nxivm ‘sex slave’ says she had to sign non-compete contract Nxivm’s sex slaves had to demonstrate the ultimate loyalty toward their masters — by inking non-compete contracts, a former member testified Monday. The ex-slave, referred to as Nicole in Brooklyn federal court, said her “master,’’ “Smallville’’ TV a...
21:26, 06/10/2019

US and Luxembourg sign 'space commerce' pact The current US government relishes the thought of bringing business to space, and it's now eager to make deals with countries that share the same dreams. The US has signed a memorandum of understanding with Luxembourg in a bid to cooperate furt...
22:00, 05/10/2019

Buccaneers sign former Cardinals RB Kerwynn Williams Bruce Arians will have a reunion with Kerwynn Williams after the Tampa Bay Buccaneers agreed to a contract with the free agent running back on Monday....
18:13, 05/06/2019

Eagles sign former Redskins LB Zach Brown The Philadelphia Eagles made another solid defensive acquisition on Friday, signing former Washington Redskins linebacker Zach Brown to a one-year deal....
17:39, 05/03/2019

Georgia’s Republican Gov. Kemp set to sign abortion ban ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia’s Republican Gov. Brian Kemp is set to sign legislation banning abortions at around six weeks of pregnancy, before many women know they’re pregnant. Kemp’s office says the signing at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the sta...
09:00, 05/07/2019

Titans sign 6 to roster after trying out at rookie minicamp NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with wide receiver Cody Hollister and five other players who tried out for the team during a rookie minicamp. The Titans announced the moves Monday after wrapping up their three-day ro...
22:52, 05/13/2019

Huawei willing to sign 'no-spy' pacts with governments: chairman Huawei is willing to sign no-spy agreements with governments, including Britain, the Chinese telco company's chairman said on Tuesday, amid U.S. pressure on European countries to shun the firm over espionage concerns....
20:00, 05/14/2019

Okta: single sign-on and the future of identity Protecting our digital identities online has never been more important as cybercriminals have become increasingly adept at gaining access to our data. The identity and access management company Okta is working to make authentication easier for organi...
11:39, 04/29/2019

Huawei willing to sign 'no-spy' agreements with governments: chairman Huawei is willing to sign no-spy agreements with governments, including Britain, the Chinese telecommunications company's chairman said on Tuesday as the United States pressures European countries to shun the firm over spying concerns....
19:00, 05/14/2019

No sign that Beijing will offer a no-spy deal: Germany There is no sign that China is offering a "no-spy" agreement of the kind that would help telecommunications equipment maker Huawei in its bid for contracts to build Germany's next-generation mobile networks, a German Interior Ministry spokesman said ...
19:00, 05/14/2019

Lightning re-sign Coburn to $3.4M, 2-year deal TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed defenseman Braydon Coburn to a $3.4 million, two-year deal. Coburn will count $1.7 million against the salary cap in each of the next two seasons. General manager Julien BriseBois announced th...
17:39, 06/18/2019

Ravens sign veteran WR Michael Floyd OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — The Baltimore Ravens have signed veteran wide receiver Michael Floyd, who will provide another target for quarterback Lamar Jackson. Floyd caught 10 passes for 100 yards and a touchdown in 2018, his only year with the Washing...
18:26, 05/17/2019

Tired of #$%& passwords? Single Sign-on could be savior Apple, Google & Facebook's instant sign-in is safer than tough passwords, says Google exec. If true, no more fiddling with #s, letters and symbols.       ...
18:00, 06/15/2019

100 Trinamool Lawmakers In Touch, Says BJP's Mukul Roy As 3 More Sign Up More than 100 legislators of Mamata Banerjee's Trinamool Congress are in touch with the BJP, Mukul Roy claimed today as three more lawmakers joined the party on the second consecutive day....
15:26, 05/29/2019

Big 12 leaders: Flexibility is sign of strength for future Big 12 revenues are up again and expected to surpass $40 million per school annually before the current media rights deal runs out in about five years        ...
20:52, 05/31/2019

Why It Still Matters Which Music Streaming Service You Sign Up For Take a look at the music streaming services of the moment and you’d be forgiven for not seeing any major differences: They all offer access to around 50 million tracks on demand, they all give you recommended mixes of music, they all let you sync tun...
02:52, 06/05/2019

Keuchel, Kimbrel can sign without compensation Monday NEW YORK (AP) — Pitchers Dallas Keuchel and Craig Kimbrel, the last two top free agents on the market, can sign starting Monday without their new teams having to forfeit amateur draft picks as compensation. Both turned down $17.9 million qualifying o...
20:13, 06/02/2019

Using a smartphone to sound out sign of kids’ ear infections WASHINGTON (AP) — Researchers have created a way for a smartphone to “hear” a warning sign of ear infections — fluid buildup behind the eardrum. Ear infections are common in children, and even if there’s no infection, fluid in the m...
20:39, 05/15/2019

You Can Now Sign Into Your Google Account on iOS Using an Android Phone Google has been on a quest to kill the password, so in its latest efforts to further that agenda, the tech giant has now made it possible to log into your Google account on iOS devices by using an Android phone. Read more......
16:26, 06/13/2019