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Pujols sets record for hits by foreign-born player

Albert Pujols had two hits and three RBIs on Wednesday and set the major league record for hits by a foreign-born player, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates....

Pujols sets record for hits by foreign-born player

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Pujols sets career hit mark for foreign-born players in win Albert Pujols had two hits and three RBIs and set the major league record for career hits by a foreign-born player, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates       ...
08:39 2019-08-15

The perfect player: Albert Pujols' return to St. Louis a time for celebration Albert Pujols, who led the Cardinals to two World Series titles, returns to St. Louis for the first time since signing a $240 million deal in 2011.       ...
01:13 2019-06-21

Pujols concludes STL return with 2 hits, Molina jersey swap ST. LOUIS (AP) — Angels slugger Albert Pujols had two hits and exchanged jerseys with former teammate Yadier Molina to conclude an emotional return to St. Louis, and Los Angeles beat the Cardinals 6-4 on Sunday night. Pujols was cheered throughout his first series in St. Louis since leaving the club...
05:39 2019-06-24

Pujols' 3 hits, 3 RBIs power streaking Halos past Astros 9-6 Albert Pujols got three hits and drove in three runs, and the Angels remained unbeaten since the All-Star break with a 9-6 victory over the AL West-leading Houston Astros       ...
12:52 2019-07-16

Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez breaks Albert Pujols' RBI record Houston Astros rookie Yordan Alvarez has 35 RBI in his first 30 games, passing the mark Albert Pujols set with the St. Louis Cardinals in 2001.       ...
03:26 2019-07-24

'The perfect player': Albert Pujols' return to St. Louis a time for celebration Albert Pujols, who led the Cardinals to two World Series titles, returns to St. Louis for the first time since signing a $240 million deal in 2011.       ...
16:13 2019-06-21

CBOE SETS ALL-TIME MONTHLY RECORD; CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) Posts Second Straight Month of Record Volume CHICAGO, June 1, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that May 2010 average daily volume (ADV) of 6.6 million contracts was an all-time record for any month in the Exchange's history, surpassing the previous ADV record of 6.1 million contracts in September 2008. May also ...
10:26 2019-05-22

Li Na sets new mark: first Asian-born player in Tennis Hall Li Na breaks new ground at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, becoming 1st Asian-born player to be inducted        ...
00:39 2019-07-22

Nishikori hits back to beat Tsonga in four sets "Japan\u0027s Kei Nishikori overcame a sluggish start to see off local favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 4-6 6-4 6-4 6-4 and reach the third round of the French Open on Wednesday."...
18:13 2019-05-29

Lil Nas X sets new Billboard record for most weeks at No.1 It’s one sweet day for Lil Nas X: the breakthrough rapper’s viral “Old Town Road” has broken the Billboard record set by Mariah Carey’s “One Sweet Day” for most weeks at No.1...
18:26 2019-07-31

MLB sets record for most home runs in a month MLB players hit a total of 1,135 home runs in the month of May, a new record for homers in a calendar month.        ...
16:13 2019-06-01

Second U.S. Democratic debate sets TV ratings record About 18.1 million television viewers watched Thursday night's debate among 10 Democrats running for U.S. president, a record for a Democratic primary face-off, according to Nielsen data released by NBC News....
21:26 2019-06-28

Lil Nas X's Old Town Road sets new record for most weeks at No 1 in the US Rapper’s breakthrough hit smashes Billboard record set by Mariah Carey’s One Sweet Day’ more than 20 years agoLil Nas X has broken Mariah Carey’s 23-year-old record for most weeks at No 1 with his viral country-trap song Old Town Road.The breakthrough rapper smashed the record this week when the tra...
18:00 2019-07-31

Sandcastle in Germany sets new world record An international team of artists succeeded in building a sandcastle that is almost a meter higher than the previous record holder. The triumph came two years after a similar attempt to break the record ended in tragedy....
10:39 2019-06-06

Mel B Sets the Record Straight on Rumors She Went Blind: "I Was Not OK" Mel B is setting the record straight on rumors about her eye. Over the weekend, reports started spreading that the Spice Girls star had been hospitalized after losing her vision. While......
20:01 2019-05-21

Motorcycle rider sets headstand record at 76 mph And he wasn’t even looking where he was going. Stunt rider Marco George set the unofficial world record for fastest headstand on a motorcycle on Saturday when he hit 76 mph on an airstrip in England. The 30-year-old more than doubled the existing mark and surprised himself with the speed. “I d...
10:13 2019-08-20

HBO sets Emmy nominations record, tops Netflix AT&T Inc's premium cable network HBO scored a record 137 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, topping streaming service Netflix Inc in what has become an annual battle for bragging rights in the contest for television's biggest awards....
04:26 2019-07-17

British man sets new cycling speed record of more than 174mph Neil Campbell rode a £15,000 custom bike released from the back of a speeding PorscheA British man has set a new cycling speed record of more than 174mph on a £15,000 bike released from the back of a Porsche as it hurtled down a runway.Architect Neil Campbell, 45, broke the previous record of 167mph...
00:00 2019-08-19

HBO sets Emmy nominations record and tops Netflix AT&T Inc's premium cable network HBO scored a record 137 Emmy nominations, topping streaming service Netflix Inc in what has become an annual battle for bragging rights in the contest for television's biggest awards....
20:26 2019-07-16

All-Star Game television rating sets record low Baseball's All-Star Game had record low 5.0 television rating and was seen by 8.14 million viewers, down from 5.2 rating and 8.69 million viewers last year       ...
23:26 2019-07-11

Man Sets World Record For Highest Speed Reached On A Tuk Tuk A man who has set a new world record for the highest speed reached on a tuk tuk says he is "over the moon" at his achievement. Matt Everard, 46, from Essex, UK, set a speed of 119.583 kmph on a tuk......
16:13 2019-05-21

Ramos sets record in Spain’s win over Faeroe Islands TORSHAVN, Faeroe Islands (AP) — The Spanish soccer federation says Sergio Ramos has become the player with most wins with a national team after Spain defeated the Faeroe Islands 4-1 in qualifying for the 2020 European Championship on Friday. Ramos contributed with a sixth-minute goal in what was his...
00:52 2019-06-08

Game of Thrones Sets New Emmy Record With 32 Nominations The nominations for the 2019 Emmys were announced Tuesday, and despite an overwhelmingly poor reception for its final season, Game of Thrones leads the way with 32 nominations, setting a new record....
11:26 2019-07-17

Mexico sets new record for most murders in first half of year Mexico set a new murder record in the first half of 2019 — as 17,608 people were killed in the country plagued by cartel and gang violence. The alarming number represents a 5.6% increase over the same period last year when their was 16,714 homicides. National homicide records in Mexico began i...
05:13 2019-07-23

July sets global record for hottest month ever NBC NEWS – It wasn’t your imagination. July was in fact the hottest month ever. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Thursday that July was the hottest month on record, with global temperatures averaging 62.13 degrees, which is 1.71 degrees above the 20th century...
17:52 2019-08-16

UPDATE 1-Second U.S. Democratic debate sets TV ratings record About 18.1 million television viewers watched Thursday night's debate among 10 Democrats running for U.S. president, a record for a Democratic primary face-off, according to Nielsen data released by NBC News....
21:52 2019-06-28

Mexico Sets Homicide Record at Year’s Midpoint, Up 5.3% MEXICO CITY — Mexico set a new record for homicides in the first half of the year as the number of murders grew by 5.3% compared to the same period of 2018, fueled partly by cartel and gang violence in several states. Mexico saw 3,080 killings in June, an increase of over 8% from the same mont...
03:00 2019-07-23

Hamilton sets track record in 3rd Hungarian GP practice Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton was fastest on the last lap of third and final practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix ahead of qualifying later Saturday        ...
14:39 2019-08-03

Zlatan Ibrahimovic sets MLS salary record at $7.2 million BETHESDA, Md. (AP) — LA Galaxy forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic is earning a Major League Soccer-record $7.2 million salary this season. The 37-year-old Ibrahimovic, who earned a relatively modest $1.5 million last year, broke the previous mark of Toronto’s Sebastian Giovinco, who had $7,115,556 in ...
18:26 2019-06-12

The Latest: Game 4 sets another Canadian viewing record TORONTO (AP) — The Latest from Monday night’s Game 5 of the NBA Finals (all times local): 6:30 p.m. The NBA says some portion of Game 4 of the NBA Finals was watched by almost 11 million Canadians, setting another viewership record in that country. The average audience in Canada for Toronto...
00:39 2019-06-11

How to Digitize Vinyl Records Without a Record Player Digitizing vinyl is a lot harder than ripping a CD. An external CD drive costs $26 on Amazon; a record player with a digital output costs $250 or more. Plus you have to use special software, specify the beginning and end of each track, write out all the metadata, and make sure the record plays smoot...
21:39 2019-06-12

Here’s what an Apple TV and Alexa look like on an old TV and record player cabinet Enlarge / Apple TV on a vintage TV cabinet. (credit: Thomas Martin Lewins V) Consumer and household tech obviously looks quite different today than it did years ago—there's a significant analog and digital divide, for one thing. Among other things, bridging that gap makes integrating the latest te...
00:13 2019-06-14

What the hail? Colorado sets state record for biggest hailstone A hailstone that crashed to Earth near Bethune, Colorado, on Tuesday is the largest ever recorded in the state. It was measured at 4.83 inches in diameter.        ...
13:00 2019-08-16

CBOE Sets New Single-Day Volume Record for Second Consecutive Trading Day CHICAGO, August 8, 2011 - CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that for a second consecutive trading day, trading volume at Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) reached a new all-time high. The reported 10,856,041 options contracts that changed hands during today's trading session sli...
08:26 2019-05-22

'Spider-Man: Far From Home' sets box office record for Tuesday opening Sony and Marvel's latest superhero epic "Spider-Man: Far From Home" swinged into theaters on Tuesday, earning a record setting $39.3 million at the box office....
23:39 2019-07-03

VIX Futures Average Daily Volume Sets New Record In February CHICAGO, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today reported  that average daily volume (ADV) in futures on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) and total exchange-wide ADV at CFE reached record levels in February 2014.  Also during the month, the exchange launched ...
04:52 2019-05-22

Federal minimum wage sets record with no increase since 2009 Baseline wage has remained unchanged at $7.25 an hourInflation has raised cost of living by 18% since last raiseThe US federal minimum wage has gone a record length of time without an increase, with the $7.25-an-hour base, remaining unchanged for nearly a decade as of Sunday.For minimum-wage workers...
20:39 2019-06-16

VIX Futures Volume in Non-U.S. Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL – June 24, 2016 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced  record volume was set in VIX Futures traded in non-U.S. trading hours with an estimated 235,000 contracts changing hands. Today’s record surpasses the previous single-day record of 140,811 contracts set during ...
23:26 2019-05-21

Davies sets club record at 7-0, Brewers beat Pirates 5-3 Zach Davies became the first Milwaukee starter to win his first seven decisions in a season, hanging on for five innings before the Brewers' bullpen finished off a 5-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates       ...
03:26 2019-06-09

India posts record, sets Pakistan 337 to win World Cup game Rohit Sharma scored his second century of the World Cup and Virat Kohli surpassed 11,000 runs in one-day international cricket as India posted a record 336-5 at Old Trafford in a rain-interrupted group game against archrival Pakistan....
22:00 2019-06-16

VIX Futures Volume In Non-U.S.Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL - August 1, 2014 -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced record trading volume in CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® index) futures during non-U.S. trading hours, with an estimated 68,033 contracts changing hands. Today's record surpasses the previous record in non-U.S. tradi...
03:39 2019-05-22

Roberts Sets NCAA Championships 110H Record in Semifinals Daniel Roberts in NCAA 110m hurdles – UK Athletics AUSTIN, Texas – Kentucky track and field junior Daniel Roberts smashed the NCAA Championships 110-meter hurdles record in his semifinal race on Wednesday running an impressively smooth time of 13.06 on Wednesday at Mike A. Myers Stadium to qua...
04:39 2019-06-06

VIX Futures Volume in Non-U.S. Trading Hours Sets New Daily Record CHICAGO, IL -- November 9, 2016 -- CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE®) today announced record volume was set in futures contracts on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX® Index) traded in non-U.S. trading hours with an estimated 263,663 contracts changing hands. This record surpasses the previo...
22:13 2019-05-21

New 2019 Renault Megane R.S. Trophy-R sets Nurburgring lap record News 21 May, 2019 The Renault Megane R.S Trophy-R has set the record for fastest front-wheel drive car at the Nurburgring, with a time of 7:40.100 minutes...
18:39 2019-05-21

C2 Options Exchange Sets New Single-Day Trading Record on Thursday CHICAGO, August 4, 2011 - CBOE Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) today announced that C2 Options Exchange (C2), the company's alternative all-electronic market, set a new high for volume in a single-day with 462,256 contracts traded on Thursday, August 4. Today's record trading activity surpassed the pr...
08:26 2019-05-22

UPDATE 1-HBO sets Emmy nominations record, tops Netflix AT&T Inc's premium cable network HBO scored a record 137 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, topping streaming service Netflix Inc in what has become an annual battle for bragging rights in the contest for television's biggest awards....
21:52 2019-07-16

Japan sets new record for foreign visitors in first half of 2019 More than 16 million foreigners visited Japan in the first six months of 2019 -- an increase of nearly 5 percent over last year, official data said Wednesday....
20:00 2019-07-17

Hero MotoCorp Sets A Record For 'Tree Plantation' In India Apart from being the world's largest two-wheeler manufacturer, Hero also believes in being responsible socially. The company recently organised a tree plantation drive with which it set a record of......
21:39 2019-07-22

James Holzhauer wins 24th ‘Jeopardy!’ game, sets new record Trivia all-star James Holzhauer banked another $86,905 Tuesday for his 24th consecutive win on “Jeopardy!,” bringing his grand total to $1,867,142. With tonight’s honors, Holzhauer now has the highest per-game average in the history of “Jeopardy!,” which has been on the...
06:13 2019-05-22

Arctic fox sets record with epic 2,000-mile trek from Norway to Canada This stone cold fox just set a new land-speed record for the species by traveling more than 2,000 miles from Norway to Canada in just 76 days, according to stunned researchers at the Norwegian Polar Institute. But the epic trek didn’t take place all at once — it happened in three freezing-temp...
19:00 2019-07-02

Trump sets record $7M one-day fundraising goal to top Biden, Beto, Bernie The Trump-Pence campaign has set a $7 million fundraising goal for Tuesday, the day President Trump is traveling to Orlando, Fla., to officially announce his reelection bid....
22:39 2019-06-18

Texas longhorn sets Guinness world record for longest horns GOODWATER, Ala. (AP) — A Texas longhorn in Alabama has set a mark recognized by the Guinness World Records for longest horns, with a span wider than the Statue of Liberty’s face. News outlets cite Guinness World Records as announcing last week that Poncho Via’s horns measured just over 1...
17:00 2019-06-18

21-year-old Viktor Hovland sets U.S. Open amateur scoring record Oklahoma State standout Viktor Hovland submitted the lowest 72-hole score for an amateur in U.S. Open history.        ...
04:26 2019-06-17

Hassan breaks women's mile world record, GB's Muir sets new PB "Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands broke the 23-year-old women’s mile world record on Friday when she clocked four minutes 12.33 seconds in a race dedicated to former American runner Gabe Grunewald, who died from cancer last month at the age of 32."...
05:52 2019-07-13

Jed Wyatt's Sister Sets the Record Straight on Her Conversation With Hannah Brown It looks like hometown dates could have gone better for Jed Wyatt's sister Lily. Fans watched Hannah Brown travel across the country and meet the families of her four remaining......
22:13 2019-07-09

'The Lion King' sets a July record with $185 million opening weekend in the US "The Lion King," the company's latest remake of one of its animated classics, hauled in an estimated $185 million in the U.S., the highest opening in July ever....
16:39 2019-07-22

Futures on CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Sets New Single-Day Trading Record CHICAGO, July 14, 2011 - CBOE Futures Exchange (CFE) announced today that trading volume in futures based on the CBOE Volatility Index® (VIX®) established a new single-day record of 104,773 contracts on Thursday. Today's record exceeded the previous daily record of 101,146 contracts set on J...
08:26 2019-05-22

CBOE Holdings’ C2 Options Exchange Sets Daily Volume Record CHICAGO, IL – May 17, 2017 – CBOE Holdings, Inc. (BATS: CBOE | NASDAQ: CBOE) said Wednesday trading volume at the all-electronic C2 Options Exchange, Incorporated (C2) set a one-day trading record with reported trading volume of 966,604 contracts, surpassing a previous single-day record of 825,299 c...
22:13 2019-05-21

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Sets Record Daily Volume CHICAGO, August 13, 2010 - The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today reported that trading volume on Thursday, August 12 was a record for any day at CBSX. More than 63.7 million shares changed hands, surpassing the previous daily record of 59.8 million shares traded on July 23, 2010. CBSX, which pos...
10:26 2019-05-22

Marta sets record with 17th World Cup goal in Brazil victory Marta set a record for men and women with her 17th career World Cup goal in Brazil’s 1-0 victory over Italy on Tuesday night at Valenciennes that advanced the Selecao to the knockout rounds for the sixth straight time. The 33-year-old forward, playing in her fifth World Cup, scored on a penalt...
23:52 2019-06-18

Miley Cyrus Sets the Record Straight on That Cardi B and Nicki Minaj Lyric When it comes to Nicki Minaj and Cardi B's drama, Miley Cyrus isn't picking sides. After making headlines this weekend for her performance of "Cattitude," the 26-year-old......
01:00 2019-05-29

Jeff Koons 'Rabbit' sculpture sets $91.1 million record for a living artist A 1986 "Rabbit" sculpture by American pop artist Jeff Koons sold for $91.1 million in New York on Wednesday, a record price for a work by a living artist, Christie's auction house said....
21:39 2019-05-21

Carli Lloyd sets Women's World Cup record as US clinches spot in next round Carli Lloyd scored a pair of goals Sunday to become the first player to score in six straight Women's World Cup matches as the United States defeated Chile 3-0 in Paris....
22:26 2019-06-16

Watch: Reds rookie Aristides Aquino sets record with 8th homers in 12 games Cincinnati Reds outfielder Astrides Aquino continues to be on fire to start his career, hitting a record eight home runs in his first 12 Major League Baseball games....
19:00 2019-08-13

Halsey Sets the Record Straight After Being Accused of Using LGBTQ Community as a "Marketing Strategy" Halsey is not here for unnecessary drama. On Saturday, the 24-year-old star took to Instagram to share a candid snapshot from her concert in Brazil. "peak bi gurl evolution," she......
05:52 2019-07-08

CBOE Stock Exchange (CBSX) Sets Record Monthly Volume in July CHICAGO, Aug 02, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX News Network/ -- The CBOE Stock Exchange, LLC (CBSX) today announced that CBSX trading volume in July reached an all-time monthly high with 598.0 million shares traded, an average daily volume (ADV) of 28.0 million shares. This surpasses the previous mont...
10:26 2019-05-22

Watch: Swimmer Adam Peaty sets world record for men's 100-meter breaststroke Olympic swimmer Adam Peaty broke his own record for the men's 100-meter breaststroke and became the first man to finish the race in under 57 seconds....
18:13 2019-07-22

2011 Trading Volume at CBOE Futures Exchange Sets New Annual Record CHICAGO, Jan. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2011 was the busiest year in CFE history, with annual trading volume surpassing twelve million contracts for the first time ever. During the record-setting year, nearly every major trading metric at the ...
08:26 2019-05-22

U.S. women's soccer jersey sets sales record amid World Cup fervor The U.S. women's national soccer team added wattage to its World Cup star power on Monday as sports apparel-maker Nike said the team's home jersey is a record-breaking seller on its retail site....
01:26 2019-07-02

2010 Trading Volume at CBOE Futures Exchange Sets New Annual Record CHICAGO, Jan. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that 2010 was the busiest trading year in its history as a total of 4,402,378 contracts changed hands. The record volume during 2010 surpassed the previous high of 1,161,019 contracts traded in 2008 by 279 per...
10:26 2019-05-22

Jenelle Evans Sets the Record Straight on ''Absurd'' Custody Battle Rumors Jenelle Evans is dispelling the "absurd" rumors surrounding her ongoing custody battle. It's been a tumultuous few weeks for the Teen Mom star as she and husband, David Eason,......
00:52 2019-06-06

Netflix's Murder Mystery Sets Opening Weekend Record With 30 Million Views Netflix has announced that its Jennifer Aniston, Adam Sandler-starrer comedy Murder Mystery has set a new opening weekend record for a Netflix film, claiming that more than 30.8 million member......
10:39 2019-06-19

Yankees' Gleyber Torres sets divisional era record with 13th home run against Orioles Gleyber Torres set a divisional era record for most single-season home runs against a single team as he blasted his 13th homer vs. the Orioles.       ...
23:52 2019-08-13

Marvel sets the record straight on Captain America’s time traveling in ‘Avengers: Endgame’ If there’s one thing Avengers: Endgame fans couldn’t really agree on about the ending, it was Captain America’s time travel escapade. To what version of the past did Steve Rogers go? Did he create an alternate timeline by staying in the past, or did he live quietly in this one, wit...
23:00 2019-07-01

Texas power demand sets record high as heat wave bakes U.S. Southeast Demand for electricity in Texas hit a record on Monday as consumers cranked up their air conditioners to escape a heat wave that is currently baking much of the Southeastern United States, according to the state's power grid operator....
02:26 2019-08-13

Von Miller sets sights on breaking Bruce Smith's NFL record for career sacks Von Miller isn't even halfway to Bruce Smith's career record for sacks, but the Broncos linebacker wants to topple the Hall of Famer's mark.       ...
01:13 2019-06-21

Wendy Williams Sets the Record Straight on Joining The Real Housewives of New York City Is Wendy Williams headed to Bravo?! That's the question reality TV fans have been asking after rumors began to spread about the talk-show host possibly joining The Real Housewives of......
21:13 2019-07-31

Porsha Williams' Fiancé Dennis McKinley Sets the Record Straight on Affair Rumors Peach, please! Things seem to be heating up in Atlanta, and we're not talking about the June weather. On Monday, Real Housewives of Atlanta fans began to wonder what was going on......
03:39 2019-06-04

Emmy Nominations 2019: 'Game of Thrones' Sets Single-Season Record With 32 Nods The haul for the recently concluded HBO hit included nominations for outstanding drama series and best actress, as the show extended its streak as the most-decorated drama ever....
23:39 2019-07-16

Watch: Pete Alonso sets Mets record for rookie homers before All-Star break New York Mets star Pete Alonso hit his 16th home run of the season against the Washington Nationals, setting the franchise mark for rookie bombs before the All-Star break....
22:39 2019-05-22

MLB's Chris Davis connects with young fan who helped end player's record hitless streak Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis, who set a record for the longest hitless streak in MLB history met with a very special youngster on Saturday, a nine-year-old boy whose heartfelt letter gave him the inspiration to end the dreaded streak....
04:26 2019-08-19

July Average Daily Volume at CBOE Futures Exchange Sets Record for Third Consecutive Month CHICAGO, August 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that record monthly average daily volume (ADV) was achieved during July, the second busiest trading month ever at the exchange. For futures on the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX), July trading activity remained...
08:26 2019-05-22

Colts owner Jim Irsay sets auction record by spending $3.975 million for David Gilmour guitar Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour put instruments up for bid to benefit environmental organization ClientEarth, and Colts owner Jim Irsay paid up.       ...
17:52 2019-06-21

CBOE SETS RECORD DAILY VOLUME IN EQUITY OPTIONS ON FRIDAY: NEARLY 4.6 MILLION CONTRACTS CHANGE HANDS Chicago, April 20, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today announced that on Friday, April 17, the Exchange recorded its best single-day equity options volume ever as 4,598,738 contacts changed hands.This surpasses the Exchange's previous equity options volume high of 4,273,390 contra...
13:26 2019-05-22

CFE AVERAGE DAILY VOLUME DURING NOVEMBER SETS NEW MONTHLY RECORD; ADV Posts Gain For Seventh Consecutive Month Chicago, December 1, 2009 - The CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that average daily volume during November was the highest monthly ADV in the six-year history of the Exchange as the 9,228 contracts traded per day bested the previous high of 9,019 contracts per day in November 2007.No...
13:26 2019-05-22

CBOE SETS DAILY RECORDS FOR TOTAL VOLUME AND ETF VOLUME; CFE SETS TOTAL DAILY VOLUME RECORD CHICAGO, May 7, 2010 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today reported that Thursday, May 6 was its most active trading day ever as a record 10,571,568 contracts changed hands, surpassing the previous daily record of 9,975,464 contracts traded on September 18, 2008. ETF options volume at CB...
10:26 2019-05-22

FTC hits Facebook officially with record $5 billion fine The Federal Trade Commission charged Facebook on Wednesday a record-breaking $5 billion penalty for violating a 2012 order by the commission related to fooling users about their ability to control privacy....
19:26 2019-07-24

Global tourism hits record highs - but who goes where on holiday? As the holiday season approaches, we look at the rise and rise of tourism and find out where the world’s 1.4bn international travellers go on vacationTourism is on the rise. In 2018 there were a record 1.4bn international tourist arrivals, according to the World Tourism Organization (UNTWO), a rise ...
10:52 2019-07-01

| Norway's Haland hits U20 WC record 9-goal haul Norway's Erling Haland smashed the Under-20 World Cup record for goals scored in a single match when he hit a whopping nine in a 12-0 thrashing of Honduras....
00:26 2019-05-31

Wall St. hits record on Powell's comments; S&P 500 crosses 3,000 The benchmark S&P 500 briefly crossed the 3,000 points mark for the first time on Wednesday after dovish remarks from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell bolstered the case for an interest rate cut later this month....
20:00 2019-07-10

Number of Displaced People Hits Postwar Record The number of forcibly displaced people in the world reached almost 71 million at the end of last year, the most since just after World War II and double the number of 20 years ago, according to a U.N. report....
21:52 2019-06-19

VIX Futures Open Interest Hits New Record: Over 280,000 Contracts CHICAGO, March 6, 2012 - CBOE Futures Exchange, LLC (CFE) today announced that open interest in CBOE Volatility Index (VIX index) futures reached new all-time highs on Monday, March 5 and Thursday, March 1. On March 5, open interest hit 282,314 contracts, exceeding a 256,870-contract record on March...
08:26 2019-05-22

Costco Hits Record Highs: Could You See the Rally Coming? Costco's share price has outperformed in 2019 -- yet as late as March, financial news sources painted a confusing picture. Not so with Trader's Classroom forecasts: See the evidence for yourself....
22:26 2019-07-12

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P 500 hits record intraday high on dovish Fed The S&P 500 hit a record intraday high soon after the market opened on Thursday as investors took comfort from signs that the Federal Reserve could cut interest rates as soon as next month to counter growing risks to global and domestic growth....
16:52 2019-06-20

Trump’s approval rating hits record high: poll Riding the wave of a red-hot economy, President Trump’s approval rating is the highest of his presidency, a new poll out Sunday showed. Forty-four percent of Americans gave Trump a thumbs up for the way he’s handling his office, an increase of 5 percentage points since April and 2 percen...
19:52 2019-07-07

Ervin ties Reds' record with 6 hits in 17-9 win over Rockies Derek Dietrich, Yasiel Puig, and Curt Casale homered and the Cincinnati Reds put together five-run outbursts in the sixth and seventh innings to rally past the Colorado Rockies 17-9       ...
11:52 2019-07-14

D'backs tie franchise record with 21 hits, beat Rangers 19-4 Eduardo Escobar homered twice and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franchise record with 21 hits while thumping the Texas Rangers 19-4       ...
09:13 2019-07-18

France hits record high temperature in scorching heatwave France registered its highest temperature since records began on Friday as a sweltering heatwave engulfed much of southern and central Europe, weather forecaster Meteo France said....
16:39 2019-06-28

Wall Street hits record high on rate cut optimism The three main indexes hit record intraday highs on Friday, continuing a strong run for the week on hopes of an interest rate cut this month, while investors waited for the start of the corporate earnings season next week....
20:52 2019-07-12

Natural gas flaring hits record high in Q1 in U.S. Permian Basin Natural gas flaring and venting in the top U.S. oil field reached an all-time high in the first quarter of the year due to the lack of pipelines, at a time of increased focus on environmental concerns about methane emissions....
18:52 2019-06-04

Alonso hits record 26th HR, Mets rout Cubs 10-2 CHICAGO (AP) — Rookie slugger Pete Alonso said he began the season not thinking about hitting homers or setting milestones. That’s becoming more difficult with every prodigious swing. Alonso hit his 26th homer to set the NL record for most homers before the All-Star Game as the New York Mets r...
03:26 2019-06-23

Ebola outbreak in the DRC hits record number of cases in a single day The Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo is the second deadliest ever, and has proven difficult to contain because of violent attacks in the region...
15:52 2019-05-21

CBOE SETS SECOND CONSECUTIVE ALL-TIME SINGLE DAY VOLUME RECORD ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 18; This Week Is Poised To Stand As The Busiest In 35 Years CHICAGO, September 18, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced today that trading volume reached a new all-time high for the second consecutive day.The 9,998,529 contracts reported traded on Thursday, September 18 was the busiest single trading day in CBOE's 35-year history, surpa...
13:26 2019-05-22

The Handmaid’s Tale rewinds the tape, then hits record on a bewildering episode There are moments of ambiguity in “Unknown Caller,” another beautifully filmed, well-acted episode of The Handmaid’s Tale that falls apart like tissue paper in the rain the second you attempt to look beyond those things. Those moments are like signal flares. (Here! Here’s the show, over here!) Some ...
19:39 2019-06-19

S&P 500 Hits Record High As Federal Reserve Signals Rate Cuts The benchmark S&P 500 index, which has risen 7% so far in June and is on track to recoup its previous month's losses, hit an intraday record high of 2,956.20 on Thursday...
18:13 2019-06-20

Housing sentiment hits record high, as bidding wars vanish Falling mortgage rates and strong employment drove consumer confidence in housing to a record high in July, according to a monthly index from Fannie Mae....
21:52 2019-08-07

China's Yuan Breaches 7-to-the-Dollar Level, Hits Record Offshore Low China’s currency slid through the psychologically important threshold days after President Trump threatened to broaden U.S. tariffs to cover essentially all Chinese imports....
12:00 2019-08-05

Scientists baffled as Antarctic ice hits record low, wiping out three decades of ‘gains’ The difference covers an area bigger than the size of Mexico. Losing that much in just three years “is pretty incredible” and faster than anything scientists have seen before, said study author Claire Parkinson, a NASA climate scientist....
23:26 2019-07-01

France fries: Record heat hits tourists, schools, hospitals PARIS (AP) — Schools are spraying kids with water and nursing homes are equipping the elderly with hydration sensors as France battles a record-setting heat wave baking much of Europe. The French national weather service activated its highest-level heat danger alert for the first time, putting four ...
12:00 2019-06-28

REFILE-Natural gas flaring hits record high in Q1 in U.S. Permian Basin Natural gas flaring and venting in the top U.S. oil field reached an all-time high in the first quarter of the year due to the lack of pipelines, at a time of increased focus on environmental concerns about methane emissions....
17:39 2019-06-05

Cboe Periodic Auctions Hits New One-Day Record of €582 Million Traded on March 12 LONDON –  13 March 2018 – Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE | Nasdaq: CBOE), one of the world’s largest exchange holding companies, today reported that Cboe Europe’s Periodic Auctions book set a new one-day record of €582.8 million traded on Monday, 12 March 2018. The previous one-da...
16:00 2019-05-21

CBOE OPTIONS ON SPDR® GOLD TRUST (GLD) VOLUME HITS RECORD: 128,500 CONTRACTS CHICAGO, July 14, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) today hit a record daily trading volume of 128,523 contracts in options on the SPDR Gold Trust (CBOE ticker symbol: GLD), topping the 92,987 contract traded on July 11. The contract was introduced six weeks ago, on June 2.......
14:13 2019-05-22

Record heat hits U.S. Southeast, threat of flooding remains in Central states A heat wave with record-breaking potential gripped the southeastern United States on Monday, while the Central Plains will get a respite from the deadly weather that has pounded and flooded the region since last week, forecasters said....
21:00 2019-05-27

Baked Alaska: Anchorage Smashes Temperature Record as Thermometer Hits 90 Degrees This year’s Independence Day in Anchorage, Alaska, is not one its residents will soon forget as the temperature got as high as 90 degrees Fahrenheit (32 degrees Celsius), establishing a new record for the northern city.Read more......
02:26 2019-07-06

Japan's 'Supreme' Bullet Train Hits Record Speed Of 360 Kmph In Test Run A new model of bullet train set to enter service ahead of the Tokyo Olympics hit a record speed of 360 kilometers (224 miles) per hour in a test run, operator JR Central said....
08:00 2019-05-25

'Game of Thrones' hits record 19.3 million viewers in series finale despite fan backlash Despite high criticism from fans, the final episode of "Game of Thrones" shattered single-night viewing records Sunday, with 19.3 million tuning in to watch the finale....
14:52 2019-05-21

Abbott hits record high as diabetes device fuels profit beat Abbott Laboratories beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit and lifted its full-year earnings forecast on Wednesday, boosted by a near 64% jump in sales of its blood sugar monitoring device....
18:52 2019-07-17

Japan stocks rise as Wall St hits record highs, Advantest surges Japanese stocks rose on Thursday after Wall Street climbed to record highs, although the gains were modest as investors showed restraint ahead of policy decisions by the European Central Bank later in the day and the Federal Reserve next week....
10:26 2019-07-25

France hits record high temperature while deaths tally up during Europe heatwave Four administrative departments in France were placed on red alert, signaling temperatures of "dangerous intensity" that are more typical of Saudi Arabia....
16:39 2019-06-28

The Disney heiress who has demanded a wealth tax on the ultra-rich and thinks private jets should be outlawed finally sets the record straight on her personal net worth Rebecca Sapp/Getty Images for International Documentary Association Heiress Abigail Disney has a net worth of $120 million, she told the Financial Times. Disney has previously declined to share her net worth but has criticized wealth inequality in the United States, Business Insider reported. Disne...
12:39 2019-07-06

Langston Jackson Sets State 100M Record, Wins State Titlle LEXINGTON, Ky- Kentucky track and field commit Langston Jackson put on one final show at the high school ranks, and he did so on the track that he will compete on next season. Jackson set the all-time state record with a 10.23 100M dash, winning the Class 3A State Championship in the process. Jackso...
20:00 2019-06-01

CBOE VOLATILITY INDEX (VIX) OPTIONS VOLUME HITS NEW DAILY RECORD - MORE THAN 700,000 CONTRACTS TRADED Chicago, December 3, 2009 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that Thursday's daily trading volume in CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) options reached an estimated all-time record of 712,315 contracts. This surpasses the previous daily volume record of 426,661 VIX options contracts trad...
13:26 2019-05-22

CBOE OPTIONS ON SPDR GOLD TRUST (GLD) VOLUME HITS NEW DAILY RECORD:188,841 CONTRACTS CHICAGO, August 6, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) yesterday recorded a record daily trading volume of 188,841 contracts in options on the SPDR Gold Trust (CBOE ticker symbol: GLD), topping the previous high of 139,786 contracts traded on July 15. The contract was introduced just tw...
13:26 2019-05-22

Tyson Foods hits record high after beating estimates, prepares for China profit boost Tyson Foods Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly earnings on Monday and reaffirmed expectations it will profit from the spread of a fatal hog disease in China, sending shares to a record high....
01:13 2019-08-06

Wall Street hits record high, as Iran tensions send oil price up - business live Bank of England warns that Brexit risks are rising, but investors are cheered by prospect of US interest rate cuts.Wall Street surges as Fed flags rate cutBank of England blames Brexit and trade wars for weak growthOil price rises as Iran shoots down US droneFed hints that rates will fall soon 6.20p...
20:26 2019-06-20

China June coal output hits record high as miners ramp up ahead of summer China's coal output rose in June from the previous month to a record high, official data showed on Monday, as miners ramped up production to ensure supply ahead of peak summer demand for electricity....
07:13 2019-07-15

VOLUME IN S&P 500 INDEX OPTIONS SETS NEW SINGLE DAY TRADING RECORD ON MONDAY; CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) Reached New Intraday and Closing Highs CHICAGO, October 6, 2008 - The Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) announced that on Monday, October 6, several records were established at the Exchange as trading in S&P 500 Index (SPX) options soared to a new all-time high and the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) reached record levels both intra-day ...
13:26 2019-05-22

UPDATE 2-Medtronic hits record high as profit beats, raises annual profit outlook Medtronic Plc beat analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, boosted by higher demand for its surgical instruments and diabetes devices, and the medical device maker raised its forecast for full-year adjusted profit as well....
17:26 2019-08-20

Wayne Rooney insists he has much to offer as a player after joining Derby in player/coach role Wayne Rooney's surprise return to English football as a player-coach at Derby will shift attention to his post-playing future but the former England captain insists he still has plenty to offer on the pitch first....
08:00 2019-08-07

Albert Pujols' return to St. Louis: It was as if he never left With a standing ovation for every at-bat and an endless series of emotional moments, Albert Pujols' homecoming was all he and Cardinals fans could have hoped for....
07:52 2019-06-24

MLB roundup: Pujols passes Beltre in Angels' win Albert Pujols drove in three runs, and Dillon Peters pitched six solid innings to help the Los Angeles Angels post a 7-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday in the finale of a three-game series in Anaheim, Calif....
14:13 2019-08-16

Pujols gets ovation in return to Busch Stadium Albert Pujols returned to Busch Stadium for the first time since winning the 2011 World Series, and the onetime Cardinals great received a lengthy standing ovation prior to his first at-bat....
06:52 2019-06-22

Pujols' Busch Stadium return 'just pretty amazing' It had been nearly 11 years since Albert Pujols last played in Busch Stadium prior to Friday night. Greeted with ovations before all three plate appearances, he said there were several times when he nearly shed tears during the game....
10:13 2019-06-22

MLB roundup: Cards spoil Pujols' return to St. Louis Marcell Ozuna had three hits and three RBIs for the St. Louis Cardinals, helping them spoil the long-awaited return of Albert Pujols in a 5-1 win against the visiting Los Angeles Angels on Friday night....
09:39 2019-06-22

Cardinals fans loved that Albert Pujols homered against them ST. LOUIS — Albert Pujols took a curtain call for his adoring fans at Busch Stadium after homering against the Cardinals, but Marcell Ozuna connected to lead Dakota Hudson and St. Louis over the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on Saturday. Pujols hit his 13th home run, a solo drive in the seventh inning. He ...
02:13 2019-06-23

Pujols cheered in return, but Angels fall to Cardinals 5-1 ST. Louis (AP) — Albert Pujols drew huge cheers in his long-awaited return to St Louis, but Marcell Ozuna spoiled the homecoming with a home run that helped the Cardinals beat the Los Angeles Angels 5-1 on Friday night. Pujols spent the first 11 years of his All-Star career with the Cardinals, helpe...
08:26 2019-06-22

Pujols saluted after HR for Angels vs hometown Cards in loss ST. LOUIS (AP) — Albert Pujols took a curtain call for his adoring fans at Busch Stadium after homering against the Cardinals, but Marcell Ozuna connected to lead Dakota Hudson and St. Louis over the Los Angeles Angels 4-2 on Saturday. Pujols hit his 13th home run, a solo drive in the seventh inning...
03:26 2019-06-23

Weekend Watch: Our takes on Pujols, Keuchel, Yankees-Astros and more Albert Pujols is back in St. Louis, Dallas Keuchel is back on the mound and the Yankees are back at full strength (or close to it). Here's what we expect to see....
17:26 2019-06-21

Pujols HR, Suarez wins in debut, Angels rout Mariners 13-3 SEATTLE (AP) — Albert Pujols hit his 643rd career homer and drove in five runs, Jose Suarez won in his major league debut and the Los Angeles Angels defeated the Seattle Mariners 13-3 on Sunday. Called up from Triple-A Salt Lake on Saturday night, Suarez (1-0) allowed three runs and five hits in 5 2...
02:13 2019-06-03

LEADING OFF: Pujols in St Louis, Judge back, Keuchel debut LEADING OFF: Albert Pujols back in St. Louis, Aaron Judge returns to Yankees lineup, Dallas Keuchel makes season debut for Braves, Rays get go-ahead to explore playing games in Montreal       ...
10:26 2019-06-21

As Albert Pujols shines in St. Louis return, you can't help but wonder: What if he never left? "We learned it's sure hard to replace a man like that," Adam Wainwright said, pondering what might have been if Albert Pujols had stayed in St. Louis.       ...
12:13 2019-06-23

Opinion: Cardinals celebrate Albert Pujols in emotional return to St. Louis Albert Pujols returned to St. Louis as a visitor for the first time since leaving the Cardinals in 2011, and fans welcomed him back with open arms.       ...
12:00 2019-06-22

Baseball legend Albert Pujols takes the jersey off his back for young fan with Down syndrome Baseball legend Albert Pujols captured the hearts of more than just his loyal St. Louis fan base this week after he was seen in a touching moment giving the jersey off his back to a young fan with Down syndrome....
18:52 2019-06-22

Watch: Angels' Albert Pujols earns curtain call after homering against Cardinals in St. Louis Los Angeles Angels first baseman and former St. Louis Cardinals great Albert Pujols takes a curtain call after hitting his first home run in St. Louis since 2011 on Saturday....
11:26 2019-06-23

Blackmon has 4 hits, Desmond hits slam as Rockies top Padres DENVER (AP) — Charlie Blackmon finished with four hits for the third straight game, Ian Desmond hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, and the Colorado Rockies beat the San Diego Padres 14-8 on Saturday night in another wild Coors Field game. Blackmon became the first Rockies player to have three ...
11:00 2019-06-16

Antarctic ice levels go from record high to record lows WASHINGTON — The amount of ice circling Antarctica is suddenly plunging from a record high to record lows, baffling scientists. Floating ice off the southern continent steadily increased from 1979 and hit a record high in 2014. But three years later, the annual average extent of Antarctic sea ice hi...
20:26 2019-07-02

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 hammered the former Met and the Los Angeles Angels ...
13:52 2019-05-24

Record or near-record highs expected Wednesday TUCSON – The heat is on! A ridge of high pressure, located near California, will continue moving east. This system will expand over Arizona, and the peak of the heat will come tomorrow. We expect to see the hottest temperatures so far this year tomorrow in Tucson. Wednesday’s daytime hig...
01:52 2019-06-12

NBA sets salary cap at just over $109 million NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA set the salary cap for the 2019-20 season at $109.14 million, a raise of just over $7 million from last season. The tax level will be $132,627,000 and the minimum salary, which is 90 percent of the cap, is $98,226,000. All of those figures are virtually identical to what the ...
05:39 2019-06-30

Hazard sets sights on becoming 'best in the world' "Eden Hazard was officially unveiled as a Real Madrid player on Thursday - and told fans he will seek to become the world\u0027s best player after leaving Chelsea."...
10:26 2019-06-14

Verdasco comes from two sets down to stun Edmund "British No. 1 Kyle Emdmund let a two-set lead slip as he was knocked out of Wimbledon in the second round by Fernando Verdasco 4-6, 4-6, 7-6(3), 6-3, 6-4."...
19:52 2019-07-03

Oil sets new seven-month low on trade tensions Oil prices fell further on Wednesday, extending recent heavy losses as deepening U.S.-China trade tensions weighed on the outlook for the global economy and energy demand....
14:52 2019-08-07

Sharapova sets up Barty battle "Maria Sharapova overpowered Alison Riske 6-3 7-6(4) at the Cincinnati Masters to set up a tantalising second-round battle with world number two Ash Barty."...
14:00 2019-08-13

7 Tips to become a pro rummy player Are all your skills falling short at a game of online rummy? This skill-based game is one of the favorite games we play as a pastime and it’s been going on for generations. The best way to become a pro at playing rummy is to play it more often. It is a game which can be perfected with practic...
06:13 2019-06-04

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in WTA history Every woman who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the WTA's computer rankings on November 3, 1975.        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

Player needs treatment after U.S. Open ace Kevin O'Connell is still down to play in the U.S. Open, the United States Golf Association (USGA) said on Wednesday, despite reports that he needed medical treatment during a practice round following a hole-in-one....
22:13 2019-06-12

The best Android video player just got better Labeled simply as "the best way to enjoy your movies", MX Player for Android is probably familiar to a lot of Android users by now. It's one of those rare apps that get most everything right.A minimalist interface that never gets in the way? Check. Multi-core decoding, MKV container audio, pinch-to-...
16:26 2019-06-18

Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. sets up some big questions, along with a sprinkling of answers After installments which were much more invested in delivering fun moments for the cast and viewers alike, here’s “The Other Thing,” an Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. episode which seems more dedicated to moving the plot forward than significant character development. And that’s said after watching multiple...
06:00 2019-06-15

When a Tennis Match Goes Five Sets, Count on Kei Nishikori After his victory over Benoît Paire in the fourth round at Roland Garros, Nishikori had a 23-6 record in five-set matches, one of the top marks of the Open era....
17:26 2019-06-04

Two sets of triplets born within 24 hours in the same hospital Only four sets of triplets were born in Northern Ireland between 2017 and 2018, according to the province's Public Health Agency -- and yet in one hospital last week, two healthy sets were born within 24 hours....
19:00 2019-07-24

FTC data breach deal sets precedent Social Security, driver's license and credit card numbers were siphoned out of a DMS provider's directories associated with five dealership clients in 2016. One legal expert says the settlement with the FTC may mark a sea change....
07:13 2019-06-17

Big Little Lies Sets Up a Serious Finale Courtroom Showdown Throughout these two seasons of Big Little Lies, we've only known Celeste as a somewhat broken woman. She was being abused, she was afraid for her life, her abusive husband died, and......
05:39 2019-07-15

Navy sets sights on new submarine weapons The Navy has begun building new weapons to massively increase attack options for its Virginia-class attack submarine, a move that is expected to change the mission scope for the boats and enable more extensive offensive strike possibilities, improving the Navy’s armed defense of its surface fleet. ...
09:00 2019-08-17

The sun sets on Giant Days with this exclusive As Time Goes By first look For the past 4 years, Boom! Studios’ Giant Days has consistently been one of the very best comics published every single month. The tale of three young British women during their three years at university, Giant Days tells heartfelt, hilarious stories about everyday struggles, amplified to new level...
19:52 2019-07-02

| Bok skipper Kolisi sets up try in comeback after injury South Africa captain Siya Kolisi played Friday for the first time since May as he seeks full fitness after a knee injury, and a place in the Rugby World Cup squad....
02:26 2019-08-10

Sam Darnold Sets the Tone in Jets Win Over Falcons Darnold started things off with a 66-yard touchdown drive. On a good night for quarterbacks and a bad night for kickers, the Jets walked away with a victory....
13:26 2019-08-16

Kentucky Men’s Basketball Sets Exhibition Slate (Kentucky Today/Keith Taylor) LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Kentucky men’s basketball team has finalized its exhibition slate for the 2019-20 season with the additions of Georgetown College and Kentucky State to the schedule. UK will play Georgetown College on Oct. 27 at 5 p.m. and Kentucky State on Nov. 1 ...
23:13 2019-06-06

Sunnyside senior sets goals and gives back TUCSON –Thursday when 18-year old Nathen Drow graduates from Sunnyside High School, he will be completing one goal and onto the next one. For three years Drow has been attending career and technical education classes that are JTED sponsored. His interest, law and public safety. He said as a freshman...
13:39 2019-05-22

Woman sets her hair on fire on NYC subway Just when you thought the subways couldn’t smell any worse. A woman was photographed setting her hair on fire aboard an MTA train Tuesday. The snap, posted to Reddit, shows the unidentified woman taking a lighter to her long, multi-colored locks while casually seated aboard the train. The photo is u...
20:52 2019-07-09

US sets up commission for human rights advice Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced a new commission to review the idea of human rights and how it shapes US foreign policy. Critics worry it will provide justification to roll back women's and LGBT rights....
01:13 2019-07-09

Bichette sets MLB mark with double in 9th straight Blue Jays rookie Bo Bichette became the first player in the modern era (since 1900) to double in nine straight games -- and he broke the record in the 11th game of his career....
11:13 2019-08-09

Sharapova win sets up Barty battle in Cincinnati Maria Sharapova overpowered Alison Riske 6-3 7-6(4) at the Cincinnati Masters on Monday to set up a tantalising second-round battle with world number two Ash Barty, who defeated the Russian at this year's Australian Open....
08:00 2019-08-13

Watch: Rafael Nadal needs four sets in third round win Rafael Nadal had a rare losing set in his toughest match so far at the 2019 French Open, but still slipped by David Goffin to reach the fourth round on Friday in Paris....
22:13 2019-05-31

Rolex Retailer Sets Its Watch in the West Slack sales in Hong Kong make it an odd time for a luxury watch retailer to go public, but Watches of Switzerland is finding favor by focusing on the less well-served U.S. market....
19:00 2019-05-30

Reds rookie Aquino sets MLB mark with HR No. 8 Reds rookie Aristides Aquino became the first player in MLB history to hit eight home runs in his first 12 games with a homer in a loss to the Nationals....
09:26 2019-08-13

EU sets up fleet to combat forest fires Several European countries have been hit by forest fires over the past two years, in which more than 300 people have died. The EU is building up a fleet of fire-fighting aircraft which it hopes will prevent more fires....
12:13 2019-07-22

No Man's Sky Player Builds Combination Lock Thanks to the recent Beyond update, No Man’s Sky players are designing all kinds of new things. One player has figured out how to make combination locks....
03:13 2019-08-20

VLC player has 'critical' security flaw Popular media software VLC Media Player has a critical software vulnerability that could put millions of users at risk, security researchers have warned.Researchers from German firm CERT-Bund say they have detected a major safety flaw in the video player, which has been downloaded billions of times ...
16:39 2019-07-23

Neymar has not disrespected PSG, says player’s father "Neymar has not shown a lack of respect to Paris Saint-Germain by choosing their Champions League defeat to Barcelona two years ago as his favourite memory, according to the player’s father."...
17:00 2019-07-15

Tennis: Every No. 1 player in ATP Tour history Every man who has held the top spot in singles since the inception of the ATP Tour's rankings on August 23, 1973.        ...
16:52 2019-05-21

Wiz make Hachimura 1st Japanese player ever in NBA 1st Rd WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Wizards have made forward Rui Hachimura from Gonzaga the first Japanese player ever taken in the first round of the NBA draft, picking him ninth overall Thursday night. The 6-foot-8, 235-pound junior averaged 19.7 points and 6.5 rebounds last season. He is capable of...
04:39 2019-06-21

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.        ...
16:00 2019-05-25

NHL draft: The best player ever picked at every spot from 1-31 From Mario Lemieux at No. 1 to Dave 'Tiger' Williams at No. 31, USA TODAY Sports looks at the best picks for each spot in the NHL draft.       ...
15:52 2019-06-20

Is Tacko Fall an NBA player? Here is the case for why... and why not Boston Celtics center Tacko Fall was one of the most interesting prospects to participate in the recent Las Vegas summer league competition.       ...
14:13 2019-07-20

Kevin Durant is the NBA's best player, but the Warriors are way more fun without him Golden State have reached their fifth NBA finals in a row but KD has missed time through injury. His absence has brought joy back to the teamThe first thing you need to know is a cold hard fact: the Warriors are a better team with Kevin Durant on the floor. The discourse surrounding Golden State’s f...
14:52 2019-05-21

Family says former UA player recovering after second stroke ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) – Former New England Patriots linebacker and current ESPN analyst Tedy Bruschi is recovering in a Massachusetts hospital after suffering a second stroke. His family says in a statement the 46-year-old suffered the stroke Thursday and immediately recognized the warning sig...
11:00 2019-07-08

Kawhi Leonard Is Doing Everything A Player Could Be Asked To Do Kawhi Leonard is no longer the defensive marauder he once was, maybe because he’s been saddled with Jordanesque duties on the other side of the ball. The Raptors’ sludgy tar-pit offense leaves Leonard no possession to catch his breath. Almost every trip down the floor, he’s relied upon to create som...
15:13 2019-05-21

Rooney: Every player would want to play for Klopp "Former Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has hailed Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp saying that he is the sort of coach all players would want to play for."...
02:39 2019-07-17

NFL player accused of knocking out woman The New York Giants have suspended safety Kamrin Moore after he was charged with aggravated assault following an incident in which a woman alleged he stepped on her neck before knocking her unconscious....
01:39 2019-07-17

Someone Made a Portable Keanu Gif Player and I Need It Now Keanu Reeves has always been great. That said, we are truly living in the golden age of the Keanu Renaissance. So much so that someone has created a DIY, portable Keanu gif player, because why resign yourself to merely imagining his glory, when you can watch multiple ten-second clips of it?Read more...
00:26 2019-07-02

Baseball player distraught after child hit A child is taken to hospital after she was hit by a foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr at the Houston Astros' stadium, leaving the player in tears....
10:00 2019-05-30

Neville on Bronze – ‘She’s the best player in the world’ "England manager Phil Neville heaped praise on his right-back Lucy Bronze after the 3-0 win over Norway, hailing her as the best player in the world."...
02:39 2019-06-28

Outcry as preschool sets up in former Nazi concentration camp Kindergarten to join other businesses operating inside Staro Sajmište, in Belgrade, Serbia, as long-planned Holocaust memorial remains unbuiltThe greying, box-like building that houses the Savsko Obdanište kindergarten has had many uses over the years.At one point it was a restaurant; when you step ...
14:13 2019-08-14

Pompeo sets out to build global coalition against Iran WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. secretary of state says he will be talking to officials in the Persian Gulf as well as Asia and Europe as he sets out to build an international coalition against Iran. Mike Pompeo traveled from Washington to Saudi Arabia on Sunday to begin a set of hastily arranged meeting...
08:00 2019-06-24

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail for U.N. Climate Talks The 16-year-old climate activist is crossing the Atlantic to attend a United Nations climate summit. She refuses to fly because aviation has such an enormous carbon footprint....
17:26 2019-08-14

IMF Says Pakistan Bailout Sets Ambitious Fiscal Targets The $6 billion loan package for Pakistan approved by the International Monetary Fund last week will require "very ambitious" fiscal measures and sustained commitment for the bailout to succeed, IMF......
01:13 2019-07-09

Man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul — and survives A man set himself on fire outside the Japan embassy in Seoul, South Korea on Friday amid tension between the two countries. The man, who was in his 70s, started the fire inside his car as it was parked in front of the building where the Japanese Embassy is located, according to police in Seoul.......
08:26 2019-07-19

How to connect two sets of AirPods to your iPhone with Apple's new software Apple's iOS 13 will let you connect two sets of AirPods with a single iPhone or iPad later this year. Here's how to try it now with the iOS 13 public beta....
18:39 2019-06-27

Oil rises more than 1% but sets biggest weekly loss of 2019 Oil prices climbed more than 1% on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but posted the biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy....
01:13 2019-05-25

Banksy sets up art display at Venice Biennale, gets kicked out Famously anonymous British artist Banksy may have set up shop unannounced at the Venice Biennale arts exhibition — and was booted from the piazza because he didn’t have a permit. Video was posted Wednesday to Banksy’s verified Instagram account of a man — likely the guerrilla...
00:52 2019-05-24

The Latest: Fire sets off evacuation from amusement park SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the brush fire that erupted near a huge amusement park in Southern California (all times local): 3:45 p.m. A Southern California amusement and water park has closed early after a brush fire broke out nearby and sent hundreds of visitors fleeing from heavy s...
03:00 2019-06-10

Garcia sets up Yastremska final in Strasbourg International "France\u0027s Caroline Garcia defeated compatriot Chloe Paquet 6-3 6-4 in the Strasbourg International semi-finals on Friday to set up a title clash with fifth seed Dayana Yastremska."...
19:13 2019-05-24

Judge sets $300,000 bond for stripper accused in DUI crash MIAMI (AP) — A 31-year-old stripper accused in a crash that killed three young soccer players as they walked to a bus stop has been granted a $300,000 bond. Mariam Coulibaly appeared in bond court Thursday, nearly two weeks after police say she was driving while under the influence May 25 when she r...
13:52 2019-06-07

"Sun Sets On This Term": PM Modi Submits Resignation To President Prime Minister Narendra Modi met President Ram Nath Kovind at his official residence today to submit his resignation along with that of the Union Council of Ministers....
01:39 2019-05-25

Woods sets sights on Olympic gold in Tokyo "Tiger Woods has collected plenty of Green Jackets and Claret Jugs during his decorated career, but there is one shiny thing missing from his collection -- an Olympic gold medal."...
19:26 2019-05-21

Steven Matz stumbles in dud as frustration sets in for Mets PHOENIX — On a positive note for the Mets, their bullpen didn’t blow the game Sunday. That’s what happens when your starting pitcher sputters, in a rare lackluster performance, and the lineup behind him departs for the airport around the fourth inning to beat traffic. Another awful road trip conclud...
04:00 2019-06-03

Opinion: Donald Trump sets US up for conflict with Iran Donald Trump nearly took the Middle East to the brink with airstrikes against Iran. The US president's aggressive stance is sabotaging his professed efforts for peace in the Middle East, DW's Peter Philipp writes....
19:00 2019-06-21

The Latest: Halep advances in 3 sets at French Open The Latest on the French Open: Simona Halep overcomes a mid-match lapse in a 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over 47th-ranked Ajla Tomljanovic        ...
06:13 2019-05-29

Kenin stuns Serena in straight sets at French American Sofia Kenin, 20, handed Serena Williams her earliest loss in a Grand Slam event since 2014, beating the 23-time major champion in straight sets at the French Open....
00:13 2019-06-02

The Latest: Federer, Wawrinka win in 3 sets at French Open The Latest at the French Open: Roger Federer jokes that he's 'so super old' after winning in straight sets at the French Open        ...
18:39 2019-05-29

Singapore's ban on fake news sets a dangerous precedent As tempting as it sounds, Singapore's initiative to curb online misinformation could stop public-interest journalism and stifle academic discourse, says Donna Lu...
20:13 2019-05-29

Man Sets Himself on Fire Near the White House, Secret Service Says A man walked onto the Ellipse park in downtown Washington, D.C., Wednesday afternoon while the tourist trap was bustling with people and lit himself on fire, the U.S. Secret Service confirmed in a tweet....
21:52 2019-05-29

Trump sets limited disaster aid for 8 Mississippi counties JACKSON, Miss. — President Donald Trump is issuing a federal disaster declaration authorizing aid to eight Mississippi counties following storms and flooding in April. The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency says Trump signed the declaration Thursday. Governments and certain nonprofit groups are...
13:52 2019-06-21

US House Of Representatives Sets Aside Trump Impeachment Resolution The U.S. House of Representatives voted Wednesday to sideline an impeachment resolution against President Donald Trump, effectively killing the measure for now but not burying the issue that has......
10:13 2019-07-18

Stream sets from Nas, Low, Courtney Barnett, and more at Primavera Sound We can’t all be in beautiful Barcelona this weekend for Primavera Sound, one of music’s biggest and consistently best-curated festivals, but thanks to the marvels of modern telecommunications, we can manage our FOMO via the fest’s livestream. The video kicks off this morning at 11 a.m. Central (6 p....
19:39 2019-05-30

Thai PM faces first opposition challenge as he sets out plans Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha faced opposition questions in parliament for the first time on Thursday as the former junta leader set out his government's plans....
07:26 2019-07-25

New Yorkers Flee as Fox News Sets Dooce on the Loose Earlier this morning, Fox & Friends ran a segment they called “Dooce on the Loose,” wherein host Steve Doocy is let loose upon the streets of New York (the area directly surrounding Fox News HQ on Sixth Avenue) to harass random strangers. They reacted about how you’d expect:...
16:13 2019-05-21

Pogba sets up Rashford in Man United's 2-0 win over Perth Unsettled Paul Pogba provided the backheel flick for England striker Marcus Rashford to score in Manchester United's 2-0 win over the A-League's Perth Glory on Saturday at Perth Stadium       ...
16:52 2019-07-13

Federer sets up Nadal semi-final after win over Wawrinka "Roger Federer completed a rousing 7-6 4-6 7-6 6-4 win over Swiss compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka to set up a French Open semi-final with 11-times champion Rafael Nadal."...
19:13 2019-06-04

Greta Thunberg sets sail for NY climate summit No toilet, no shower, no kitchen; Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg has begun her trans-Atlantic yacht trip from Plymouth. She will spend two noisy weeks on the waves instead of flying for eight hours....
05:00 2019-08-15

Billions sets the stage for late-season fireworks Money never sleeps, as the misbegotten sequel to Wall Street informed us, and evidently it never takes a holiday either. True to its title, “New Year’s Day” unfolds over the first day of January, traditionally reserved for hungover brunches and college bowl games. It’s unusually specific for Billion...
04:13 2019-05-27

12 TV Series Whose Sets Will Intoxicate Design-Minded People Which TV series to commit to this summer? The set decoration in these shows will keep design lovers riveted. Plus: The pros behind these fanciful interiors share which strategies work well in real-life rooms....
19:52 2019-06-21

Trump Sets the Terms on Racial Division. Do Democrats Know What to Do? Democratic candidates universally denounce Mr. Trump’s words, but disagreements exist on how the eventual presidential nominee should best respond on race....
19:39 2019-07-21

Koepka sets pace at Masters, Mickelson and Woods in mix "Despite having won three of the last six majors he contested Brooks Koepka was not on many Green Jacket radar screens when he arrived at Augusta National this year."...
19:26 2019-05-21

Trump administration sets 'new bar' for immigrants seeking asylum Immigrants seeking asylum in the United States from Mexico must now also first seek protection from a so-called third party country, the Trump administration said on Monday....
16:39 2019-07-15

Woman in Queens sets herself on fire in apparent suicide A woman in Queens lit herself on fire in an apparent suicide early Tuesday morning, police sources said. Firefighters received the alarming call about a patient who set herself ablaze at about 1:25 a.m. near 147th Drive and 249th Street in Rosedale, the FDNY said. The victim was pronounced dead on s...
09:52 2019-05-28

The Latest: Zverev pushed to 5 sets again at French Open PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): ___ 3:30 p.m. Another French Open, another five-setter for No. 5 seed Alexander Zverev, who barely avoided blowing a big lead against John Millman. Zverev struggled on a breezy and occasionally drizzly afternoon in the first round at Rola...
16:39 2019-05-28

Sky TV deal knocks 26% off mega bundle with Netflix and Sky Box Sets Sky TV deals have been a bit dry in recent months but we've certainly got one for you today that was well worth the wait. You can save 26% (£162) on the price of a Sky TV bundle with both the Entertainment base package and the Ultimate on Demand add-on.Ultimate on Demand is Sky's new ...
14:00 2019-07-21

Australia defeat sets up England semi-final "Prolific opener David Warner smashed a brilliant 122 but could not claim victory for Australia as they slipped to a 10-run defeat to South Africa in their Cricket World Cup clash at Old Trafford on Saturday, leaving them facing a semi-final against England."...
00:26 2019-07-07

Auger-Aliassime bows out as Humbert sets up Djokovic tie "Felix Auger-Aliassime\u0027s rapidly-rising star fizzled out at Wimbledon on Friday as the 18-year-old was comprehensively outshone by Frenchman Ugo Humbert in a tussle between the two youngest players left in the men\u0027s draw."...
03:39 2019-07-06

The Latest: Sri Lanka sets West Indies 339 to win in Durham LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 33 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Avishka Fernando’s first one-day international century helped Sri Lanka post its biggest total of the World Cup so far and set West Indies a daunting 339 to win their group game at Durham. The 21-year-old ...
16:52 2019-07-01

The Latest: John Isner loses in 5 sets at Wimbledon Last year's semifinalist John Isner has been knocked out in the second round of Wimbledon, losing a five-setter to Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan       ...
17:52 2019-07-04

Uber Sets $5.2 Billion on Fire In Biggest Loss Ever Well, well, well! If it isn’t our beleaguered rideshare giant Uber reporting yet another quarter of continued losses after its disastrous IPO earlier this year. In its earnings report released Thursday, the company said it burned through more than $5 billion—its largest losses to date.Read more......
08:00 2019-08-09

What's next for R. Kelly as he faces four sets of sex-crime charges? R. Kelly faces potentially four trials on sex-crime charges. How will federal and state prosecutors proceed?        ...
15:39 2019-08-06

Pliskova sets up Eastbourne title clash with Kerber "Karolina Pliskova scythed down Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands 6-1 6-2 on Friday to move into the Eastbourne final, where she will meet reigning Wimbledon champion Angelique Kerber."...
22:39 2019-06-28

France sets 2050 carbon-neutral target with new law French lawmakers on Thursday voted into law the first article in a climate and energy package that sets goals for France to cut its greenhouse gas emissions and go carbon-neutral by 2050 in line with the 2015 Paris climate agreement....
23:13 2019-06-27

Army sets sights on new fuel cell technology When dismounted U.S. Army infantry are attacking fortified enemy positions, taking hostile fire and moving quickly to find the best points for continued assault -- “battery life” can determine mission success or failure and even -- life or death....
23:39 2019-08-12

Judge sets Assange extradition hearing for February A full extradition hearing for WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange will not be heard until February, a London judge ruled Friday, as U.S. officials continued their fight to bring him to America....
18:52 2019-06-14

Austria sets September 29 as date of next parliamentary election Austria's cabinet has set Sept. 29 as the date of the next parliamentary election, a spokesman for the head of the provisional government, Brigitte Bierlein, said on Wednesday....
11:39 2019-07-03

Man cooking in Walmart lot sets van on fire, killing girl FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in Minnesota say a 70-year-old man camping in a Walmart parking lot put a hot cook stove in his van, causing it to catch fire and spread to another van, burning two young sisters and killing one of them. Prosecutors on Wednesday charged Roberto Lino Hipolito of Long...
12:39 2019-08-08

How the Ending of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Sets Up a Possible Sequel Warning: This post contains spoilers for Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. Nearly 30 years after the first Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark book hit shelves, a film adaptation of the haunting horror anthology has finally arrived. Helmed by director André Øvredal and produced by Oscar...
14:52 2019-08-09

Minnesota United sets scoring mark in 7-1 win over Cincy ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Ike Opara, Hassani Dotson and Ethan Finlay scored their second goals of the season in the first half and Minnesota United coasted to a 7-1 victory over expansion FC Cincinnati on Saturday, the most goals in a game for the third-year club. Opara opened the scoring in the 19th m...
01:00 2019-06-30

Boeing sets aside $100 million for families of 737 Max crash victims The funds will be available over the next several years and are not part of any compensation Boeing may have to pay to those who sue the company for damages related to accidents....
18:39 2019-07-03

Evans sets up Nadal clash with victory over De Minaur "Great Britain’s Dan Evans will face 18-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal in the second round of the Rogers Cup after beating Alex De Minaur 6-4, 7-6(8-6)."...
23:00 2019-08-06

Reporter’s Arrest Sets Off Widespread Protests in Russia The sense that the police manufactured drug charges against a muckraking journalist, Ivan Golunov, has drawn rebukes from activists, celebrities and citizens....
22:26 2019-06-10

Berrettini sets up Struff semi-final in Stuttgart Italian Matteo Berrettini cruised into the Stuttgart Open semi-finals after making light work of American Denis Kudla with a 6-3 6-3 win in just over an hour on Friday....
22:13 2019-06-14

Inside the Elementary School Where Addiction Sets the Curriculum About half of the student body at one Ohio elementary school has witnessed drug use at home. Educators spend time every day teaching the children how to cope....
00:26 2019-06-13

Look: D.C. Lottery player's 3-3-3-3-3 ticket wins him a second top prize A man who collected $25,000 from a Washington, D.C., lottery drawing using the numbers 6-6-6-6-6 won a second payout, this time using the numbers 3-3-3-3-3....
00:39 2019-08-01

Fantasy football top 200 player rankings for 2019 Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott leads UPI senior sports writer Alex Butler's top 200 player rankings for the 2019 fantasy football season....
09:13 2019-07-24

Buffalo Bills have player wearing OJ Simpson’s former No. 32 ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — For the first time in 42 years, the Bills have a player wearing O.J. Simpson’s former No. 32. Running back Senorise Perry wore the jersey number at Buffalo’s spring practices this week. Simpson, whose name remains on the Bills Wall of Fame, served nine years for...
08:00 2019-05-22

Sunnyside player earns All-American status TUCSON – Sunnyside soccer star Manuel Quiroz recently made a national All-American team.  He helped lead the Sunnyside soccer squad to an undefeated season and 5-A state title. Here’s more from Friday’s sportscast:...
07:52 2019-07-13

The Best FIFA Women's Player shortlist revealed "World Cup winners USA dominate the Best FIFA Women\u0027s Player shortlist released today while outgoing manager Jill Ellis also features on the Best Coach list."...
18:39 2019-07-31

Morikawa the latest college player to win on PGA Tour Collin Morikawa wins Barracuda Championship to become 2nd player this summer to go from college to PGA Tour victory        ...
00:39 2019-08-01

Woman accuses Neymar of rape, player says he was set up A Brazilian police document says an unidentified woman has accused soccer star Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. After the revelation, the player used Instagram to publish a 7-minute video that includes WhatsApp messages he says he exchanged with the accuser in a friendly way days later. Ney...
07:39 2019-06-02

Pro Fortnite Player Banned From Twitch After Claims He Was Only 12 Most of the details in Turner “Tfue” Tenney’s recent lawsuit against FaZe Clan focused on the ills of his since-leaked contract with the esports organization. But the suit also alleged that FaZe lied about the age of another player it signed, saying he was 13 when, at the time, he was only 11. This ...
01:52 2019-06-06

New agent rule leaves Div. II player in limbo Glenville State forward Phil Bledsoe's playing status is in limbo after he discovered that the new NCAA rule designed to help players explore their NBA draft potential doesn't apply to Division II players....
20:26 2019-05-29

Former Wisconsin football player petitions for readmission Former Wisconsin Badgers football player Quintez Cephus has filed a petition to be readmitted to the University of Wisconsin-Madison after he was found not guilty of sexually assaulting two female students       ...
17:39 2019-08-07

At stake in the NBA Finals: The title of ‘best player in the league’ For the first time in eight years, LeBron James isn't in the NBA Finals. His mantle as the game's top player is up for grabs, and three stars could make compelling cases....
15:00 2019-05-29

| Nadal, Djokovic have made me the player I am - Federer Roger Federer admits his epic Grand Slam rivalry with Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic has helped propel him to his status as one of the greatest players of all time....
19:39 2019-06-29

The Latest: Ex-NFL player will face new rape trial VISTA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on a rape case against former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. (all times local): 11:25 a.m. California prosecutors will retry Kellen Winslow Jr. on eight charges left undecided by the jury that convicted the former NFL player of rape. The prosecution announced its decis...
20:39 2019-06-14

In the era of player power, the Raptors' NBA dynasty may be over before it begins Toronto brought in Kawhi Leonard to win a title quickly, and he could be gone by the end of the summer. Other teams will be willing to take similar risksIt took titanic performances from Kyle Lowry and Pascal Siakam, and Kawhi Leonard doing Kawhi Leonard things, for the Toronto Raptors to seal their...
20:00 2019-06-14

Le’Veon Bell is unlike any player the Jets have ever had As training camp approaches next week, Post NFL columnist Steve Serby looks at the biggest characters in the world of the Jets and Giants. There was Don Maynard, who was Joe Namath’s deep threat, and elusive Emerson Boozer and powerful Matt Snell in the backfield in Super Bowl III. There were Al Too...
05:13 2019-07-17

UA Player from El Paso mourns after mass shooting TUCSON – University of Arizona senior safety Tristan Cooper opened up about how difficult it’s been for him to process the mass shooting in his hometown of El Paso, Texas. Here’s more from Monday’s newscast:...
21:00 2019-08-06

Beautiful mooo-sic? – sax player serenades cattle (KGW) A video of an Oregon man playing the saxophone for a herd of cattle has gone viral. Rick Herrmann works in the tech world during the day and coaches fitness and nutrition at night. Seven months ago, he started playing the saxophone. “I was saying to myself ‘some day I want to learn the s...
00:52 2019-07-02

Rooney to leave MLS for player-coach position Wayne Rooney has agreed a deal to leave Major League Soccer side D.C. United and take up a role as a player-coach at English second tier club Derby County in January....
20:13 2019-08-06

Memorable Summer for Local Cal Ripken Player "I was just excited I got to make it that far." 8-year-old Scott Co. Youth Baseball player and Cal Ripken All-Star Andrew Elam III received national attention for winning the Pitch, Hit & Run competition at Great American Ballpark. pic.twitter.com/Knj2eTzhH8 — Eli Gehn (@EliGehnLEX18) June 28,...
04:00 2019-06-29

Djokovic: Federer and Nadal have made me a better player "Novak Djokovic believes that Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal have made him a better player, despite not being able to beat them much in the early part of his career."...
11:26 2019-06-30

Former Jets player Muhammad Wilkerson arrested for DWI NEW YORK (AP) — Former New York Jets defensive end Muhammad Wilkerson was charged with driving while intoxicated after his arrest Saturday in New York City behind the wheel of a late-model Rolls-Royce. A police spokesman told The Associated Press that the 29-year-old, 6-foot-4 player was arraigned i...
05:52 2019-06-02

Pima baseball player named All-American TUCSON – Pima Community College baseball player Phillip Sikes became the 14th Aztecs baseball player to be named NJCAA All-American on Tuesday.   Sikes, a sophomore outfielder/RHP, was selected to the Honorable Mention All-American team. He is the first Pima baseball player named NJCAA All-Ame...
09:39 2019-06-12

Former wheelchair basketball player who lived in car, now on the rebound TUCSON — Malat Wei once played wheelchair basketball for the University of Arizona. Last year, he was set to go oversees to play but that opportunity fell through leaving him without a roof over his head and jobless. He spent weeks living in his car. “There were some days that it was too...
14:52 2019-08-18

Netflix's pop-out player test is perfect for procrastination Netflix appears to be testing a "pop-out player." The feature lets users watch videos in a small floating box that hovers above other windows and applications, and the tool could be ideal for multitasking....
16:52 2019-06-21

Tim Tebow strikes out versus position player Tim Tebow has struggled with the Syracuse Mets, but this could be a new low. Tebow, who is hitting .156 with the Mets’ Triple-A squad, struck out looking against Jordan Peterson, a position player, during the team’s 16-2 blowout win over the host Buffalo Bisons on Tuesday night. Tebow lo...
14:26 2019-05-29

Buy Committee: Can I Still Buy a Good, Dedicated Media Player? While streaming music services like Apple Music and Spotify have eclipsed the use of iPods, some users would still like to have a dedicated, offline media player in their pockets. And, Buy Committee, reader John Wao wants a few recommendations....
02:13 2019-08-17

| Koepka dismisses US Open player complaints Brooks Koepka shrugged off complaints about the setup for next week's US Open as he returns to golf for his first time since winning the PGA Championship....
07:13 2019-06-06

The prodigy who became Australia's million dollar player Twelve years ago, Bobby Despitovski was coming to the end of his football career. With one eye on a future in coaching, the-then Perth Glory striker went to his club's training ground to watch the youth teams play....
01:13 2019-06-12

NBA free tracker: All the biggest player moves A quick breakdown of the new deals being struck by NBA free agents. Contracts cannot become official until July 6.       ...
07:26 2019-07-11

The Morning After: The Bluetooth cassette player of your dreams Hey, good morning! Hey there! We hope you enjoyed your Independence Day. You might have missed a Bluetooth cassette player (finally?), why the folding phone revolution is delayed and how Netflix pulled episodes of its own show for the first time....
18:00 2019-07-05

USA getting backlash over player’s wild celebrations at World Cup PARIS, FRANCE – Team USA is an overwhelming favorite heading into Sunday’s Women’s World Cup final against the Netherlands. However, in Europe, Team USA players are receiving heavy criticism for some of their celebrations on the field. Do you think the United States deserves the b...
11:13 2019-07-05

Angels’ Ohtani first Japanese player to hit for cycle ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani became the first Japanese-born player to hit for the cycle, helping the Los Angeles Angels beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 Thursday night after a delay caused by a power outage. Ohtani hit a three-run homer in the first inning and completed the feat with a singl...
05:00 2019-06-14

Fallout 76 Player Uses Glitches To Build Her Own World Under The Map Fallout 76 player MrsP123 has a campsite in a location uniquely suited to fending off intruders. Recently, a player character in a skeleton mask holding an assault rifle tried to rampage through her campsite. The interloper tried to fight her, but she didn’t fight back. Instead of initiating a duel,...
23:39 2019-08-12

NBA free agency: Tracking all big player moves A quick breakdown of the new deals being struck by NBA free agents. Contracts cannot become official until July 6.       ...
03:13 2019-07-01

'Rainbow Six Quarantine' is a three-player co-op zombie shooter Ubisoft really, really loves the Tom Clancy brand. Alongside Breakpoint, The Division 2, Rainbow Six Siege, and a new mobile game called Elite Squad, the publisher is working on a co-operative shooter called Rainbow Six Quarantine. The campaign is se......
02:39 2019-06-11

Ex-NBA player Anthony Grundy charged in fatal hit and run LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former NBA player, Anthony Grundy, has pleaded not guilty in connection with a fatal hit-and-run crash in Kentucky. News outlets report the 40-year-old Grundy turned himself in Friday and appeared in court Saturday. He is charged with leaving the scene of an accident and fai...
03:26 2019-06-17

The Latest: Zhang 1st player into 2nd week at Wimbledon Zhang Shuai of China became the first player to reach the second round of Wimbledon after knocking out former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki in the third round        ...
13:52 2019-07-05

NFL player to pay for 11-year-old shooting victim’s funeral ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) — Buffalo Bills defensive end Shaq Lawson says he will pay for the funeral of an 11-year-old South Carolina girl who died after someone fired more than 35 shots at her home. News outlets report a family member announced Lawson’s contribution Wednesday evening at a vigil for...
19:52 2019-06-27

Apple already the No. 3 smartglasses player without a product, says survey Digi-Capital and Augmented World Expo dish out a bevy of takeaways in a research report on augmented reality and smartglasses, but they didn't quite expect Apple to be cited as a player even though it doesn't have a product....
18:00 2019-05-24

O.J. Simpson’s No. 32 given to Bills player for first time in 42 years Simpson, who last played for Buffalo in 1977, said he was "fine" with his number being worn by running back Senorise Perry, who plays mostly on special teams and was signed in the offseason....
10:13 2019-05-22

Winamp’s woes: How the greatest MP3 player undid itself Tens of millions of Winamp users are still out there. (credit: Flickr user uzi978) As many of us are busy crafting the perfect playlist for grilling outdoors, most likely such labor is happening on a modern streaming service or within iTunes. But during the last 15 years or so, that wasn't always t...
14:52 2019-05-21

With Darius Garland, the N.B.A.’s ‘Three-Player’ Draft Now Has Four Stars The Vanderbilt point guard has forced his way into a conversation that for months has included just three names: Zion Williamson, Ja Morant and R.J. Barrett....
20:52 2019-06-20

Former USWNT player breaks down US-France battle SiriusXM Women’s World Cup analyst and former USWNT midfielder Lori Lindsey talks with The Post’s Justin Terranova about the U.S. team’s concerns and chances as the Americans ready for a World Cup showdown with France on Friday. Q: What is the main area the U.S. team has to improve? A: We absolutely...
08:26 2019-06-28

Mississippi St player at hospital after “medical event” STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State pitcher Jack Eagan was taken to the hospital after receiving medical attention in the dugout during the team’s game against Stanford in the NCAA Tournament’s super regionals. The school said Eagan, a junior who did not play in Saturday’s g...
10:26 2019-06-09

Relive the sound of the 80s with a Bluetooth cassette player If you find that having your music in good quality, being able to skip tracks with fast forwarding and fitting all your media onto one device is just too convenient, then we've got good news: Cassette tapes are making a comeback....
13:13 2019-07-04

‘Why am I different?’ Behind this WNBA player’s activism was a search for the answer. Natasha Cloud is using her platform with the Washington Mystics to challenge D.C. officials to address gun violence. “You know, I didn’t grow up that way," she said of speaking out. "I grew up in a privileged, white family. How do I correlate that?”...
04:00 2019-06-20

In A Twist, Bengals Player Embarrassed By Fan's Crime Police in Florence, Kentucky, are searching for a man allegedly stole a case of beer from a store. At the time, he was barefoot and wore a Bengals jersey, so be on the lookout for a guy who really hates shoes and loudly talks about how happy he is that Marvin Lewis is gone....
06:13 2019-07-19

He was a college star, an NBA player, then a federal prisoner. Now, he wants to help others William Bedford, who played for the Suns and Pistons, graduated from Memphis' Manhood University after his prison term. Now, he wants to help others.       ...
23:00 2019-07-20

UA wheelchair basketball player overcomes obstacles TUCSON — Malat Wei knows about adversity. Born in South Sudan, he escaped his country’s civil war as a little boy. At the age of 3, this now 25-year-old was diagnosed with Polio. “I had to crawl to get to places,” Wei said. “That’s the life that I lived for 10 yea...
11:00 2019-07-08

Ex-NFL player Albert Haynesworth asking for kidney transplant Former Tennessee Titans All-Pro defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth says on social media that he needs a kidney transplant. The 38-year-old Haynesworth posted on Instagram that he’s been battling kidney disease for a few years. He shared a photo of himself in a hospital bed and wrote that his...
11:26 2019-07-11

DeMarcus Cousins is now Warriors’ most intriguing player: ‘F–k them’ If nothing else, DeMarcus Cousins is direct. “F–k them,” he told reporters about those who were critical of the time it took Kevin Durant to come back from a calf strain. “F–k them.” After missing just over a month with the injury, suffered against the Rockets in ...
22:00 2019-06-11

Lee becomes first deaf player to win an ATP main draw match "Lee Duck-hee became the first deaf player to win an ATP Tour main draw match by defeating Henri Laaksonen 7-6(4) 6-1 in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open."...
11:26 2019-08-20

Federer and Nadal return to ATP Player Council "The political rumblings in men\u0027s tennis took another twist on Thursday when Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were elected on to the ATP Player Council along with Austrian Jurgen Melzer."...
02:26 2019-08-09

Norway sets Aug 27 deadline for oil firms to apply for APA license stakes Norway has asked oil firms to apply for exploration blocks in its so-called mature areas licensing round by Aug. 27, with up to 90 blocks on offer, the Ministry of Oil and Energy said on Thursday....
12:00 2019-05-29

Gasquet sets up Cincinnati Masters semi-final with Goffin "Frenchman Richard Gasquet continued his comeback from groin surgery by defeating 11th seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday."...
00:39 2019-08-17

Raptors fan sets off 3 a.m. fireworks outside Warriors hotel prior to Game 1 A basketball fan set off fireworks outside of a Toronto hotel apparently in an effort to keep the opposing team from getting a good night’s sleep before the NBA Finals....
11:26 2019-05-31

Straight sets wins: Nadal and Federer in French Open last 8 Roger Federer's return to French Open clay is going so smoothly he still has not dropped a set in reaching the quarterfinals        ...
18:52 2019-06-02

Pope sets date for sainthood ceremony for Cardinal Newman VATICAN CITY (AP) — A prominent Anglican convert, John Henry Newman, who later became a Catholic cardinal and was hailed by the Vatican for improving relations between religions, will be made a saint in October. Pope Francis on Monday decreed that his canonization ceremony be held on Oct. 13. The Ho...
16:52 2019-07-01

AI improves Alexa’s error rate with challenging training sets In a new paper, scientists at Amazon's Alexa AI division describe an active learning method that improves Alexa's performance with challenging samples.Read More...
17:52 2019-06-13

Senate sets vote on Trump's Saudi weapons vetoes The U.S. Senate will vote within days on whether to override President Donald Trump's vetoes of legislation to block the sale of precision-guided munitions to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday....
02:13 2019-07-25

Trump Sets the 2020 Tone: Like 2016, Only This Time ‘the Squad’ Is Here The president boasted of “marrying” Nancy Pelosi to four progressive congresswomen of color, betting that he can cast the entire Democratic Party as radical....
17:52 2019-07-17

Novartis Sets $700 Million Provision to Settle Bribery Allegations Swiss drugmaker Novartis set aside $700 million to settle a long-running lawsuit alleging it treated U.S. doctors to lavish dinners and other events in return for boosting prescriptions....
13:39 2019-07-18

Man screams ‘Die!’ as he sets fire to Japanese animation studio, killing 33 Authorities said a man shouted “Die!” as he sprayed a flammable liquid all over a building near Kyoto and set it on fire. About 70 people were inside the complex at the time....
21:26 2019-07-18

Dominic Smith’s blast sets off Mets explosion in win over Twins MINNEAPOLIS — These are the kind of games the Mets figured on winning all season: Keep it close with solid pitching early and then seize control with a big swing. Dominic Smith provided the second half of that equation Wednesday by coming off the bench in the seventh inning and lofting a ball ...
23:52 2019-07-17

Cyprus court sets trial for confessed serial killer NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — A Cypriot court says an army captain who has confessed to killing seven foreign women and girls will stand trial next week. A district court judge said Friday the 35 year-old suspect will remain in custody until his trial before a criminal court on Monday. The suspect, believe...
13:00 2019-06-21

Holmes sets pace as McIlroy cards nightmare 79 at Open Rory McIlroy and Tiger Woods endured miserable first rounds at the British Open on Thursday with American J.B. Holmes ending in the lead after shooting a five under-par 66 at Royal Portrush....
02:39 2019-07-19

Group Sets Up Tip Boxes In Garrard Co. To Help Find Savannah Spurlock GARRARD COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A group in Garrard County is putting out tip boxes in hopes of receiving information leading them to missing mother Savannah Spurlock. Spurlock was seen on surveillance footage leaving The Other Bar in Lexington with men in January. Investigators say she then went...
03:00 2019-06-14

Ferrari SF90 Stradale sets new high mark for power The 986-hp car is powered by a turbocharged gasoline engine that delivers 769 hp, the highest performance ever achieved by an eight-cylinder unit in Ferrari's history. The remaining 217 hp is supplied by three electric motors, one at the rear and two on the front axle....
21:00 2019-05-29

Toyota Sets Provisional Pole at Le Mans After Crash Sent It Flying The 24 Hours of Le Mans is one of the most challenging races in the world—but every now and then we get a reminder that drivers are fallible people, too. And we sure as hell got that last night during the first qualifying session....
01:26 2019-06-14

10 sets of twins in Kentucky high school graduating class DANVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Nobody was more surprised that the Boyle County High School graduating class of 2019 had 10 sets of twins than some of the twins themselves. “I really never imagined that we would have 10 sets of twins in our graduating class,” said Benjamin Johnson. “The most ...
20:00 2019-06-01

UK court sets Assange U.S. extradition hearing for February 2020 The full extradition hearing to decide whether Wikileaks founder Julian Assange should be sent to the United States to face accusations including spying charges will take place in February next year, a London court ruled on Friday....
15:52 2019-06-14

South Korean Man Sets Himself on Fire at Japanese Embassy in Seoul The Japanese embassy has been the site of passionate protests, especially now that Tokyo is curtailing exports of materials vital to South Korea’s high-tech products....
07:52 2019-07-19

Jessica Korda sets clubhouse pace at U.S. Women's Open Jessica Korda took the clubhouse lead in the second round at the U.S. Women's Open on Friday but believes she will need an element of luck to win a major championship....
23:39 2019-05-31

Eyeing new independence vote, Scotland sets out referendum rules Scotland's pro-independence government has set out new rules on referendums in the hope of holding another secession vote in the second half of 2020 if Britain's parliament gives the go-ahead....
15:26 2019-05-29

South Korean man sets himself on fire outside Japanese embassy in Seoul A man in his seventies has self-immolated inside his car in front of the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, authorities in the South Korean capital said Friday....
12:13 2019-07-19

"Trust Vote By End Of Day": Karnataka Governor Sets Fresh Deadline Karnataka's Congress-Janata Dal Secular coalition has received a new deadline from the governor to prove majority by the end of the day, after it ignored the first deadline of 1:30 pm. The coalition......
13:13 2019-07-19

Australian PE firm PEP sets up company to buy Campbell's international business - AFR Pacific Equity Partners has set up a new company as part of its plans to buy the international business of U.S. food company Campbell Soup Co, The Australian Financial Review reported citing anonymous sources....
09:39 2019-07-01

'Stranger Things' Final Trailer sets the stage for season three Since premiering in July 2016, Stranger Things has become an award-winning and widely-appreciated Netflix series. Season three is almost ready for release on July 4th -- along with a game for Xbox One, PS4, Switch, PC and mobile devices -- and after......
10:00 2019-06-21

Dutch Teenager’s Death Sets Off Debate, and Media Corrections The Dutch case of Noa Pothoven, 17, who had written about being a rape victim and her experience with mental illness, ricocheted around the globe. But initial stories got it wrong....
20:13 2019-06-06

Plains sets tariff rates for Cactus II pipeline -filing Plains All American Pipeline LP on Friday said spot tariff rates on its newly constructed Cactus II pipeline will range between $4.75 to $5.60 per barrel from origin points in the Permian to the U.S. Gulf Coast, according to a regulatory filing....
18:39 2019-08-02

Steve Smith Hundred Sets Up Australia Warm-Up Win Over England A target of 298 proved just beyond England, without four first-choice players including captain Eoin Morgan and fellow batsman Joe Root, as the World Cup hosts and favourites were dismissed for 285......
05:52 2019-05-26

Government sets deadline for final British Steel bids Bidders for British Steel have been told to submit their final offers for the company by midnight on Monday as advisers to the government draw up detailed contingency plans for the potential closure of its vast Scunthorpe steelworks....
18:26 2019-07-13

Pelosi sets spending demands for two-year budget deal U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Saturday that a two-year budget agreement with the Trump administration must include equal spending increases for defense and nondefense spending, plus additional money for a program to strengthen healthcare for military veterans....
03:52 2019-07-14

U.S. SEC sets dates for first phase of disputed exchange pricing plan The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said it will begin the first phase of a plan aimed at evaluating how stock exchange fees and incentives affect how brokers trade, even as several exchanges sue the regulator in an attempt to kill the experiment....
20:13 2019-05-22

Exclusive: Deutsche Bank sets aside $1.1 billion to exit derivatives Deutsche Bank has set aside over 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) to cover the cost of offloading derivatives in its 'bad bank,' or capital release unit, three sources at the bank told Reuters....
21:13 2019-08-02

The Latest: Wawrinka tops Tsitsipas in 5 sets at French Open Stan Wawrinka edged Stefanos Tsitsipas 7-6 (6), 5-7, 6-4, 3-6, 8-6 after 5 hours, 9 minutes to reach the quarterfinals at a Grand Slam tournament for the first time in two years        ...
20:26 2019-06-02

Yankees’ furious rally only sets them up for wild, painful loss KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Not much could slow down the Yankees on their road trip against the two worst teams in the American League. Nothing, it turns out, other than a tricky hop on Whit Merrifield’s game-winning single in the bottom of the 10th in Sunday’s 8-7 loss to the Royals at Kauffman Stadium. Gio...
02:52 2019-05-27

Shah Rukh Khan Sets Twitter On Fire Astride A BMW G 310 R Shah Rukh Khan wasn't riding the BMW G 310 R! In fact, BMW Motorrad sent him a G 310 R and a G 310 GS to try out. But Shah Rukh Khan is passionate about wheels and in the video, he says that he cannot......
19:52 2019-06-28

Get Clean Curls With 25% Off Select DevaCurl Shampoo and Conditioner Sets Cult-favorite curly hair brand DevaCurl is blowing out a selection of shampoo and conditioner sets, including their Original, Delight, and Decadence lines, with their Friends & Family Sale, happening now. Bring home a fan favorite “How to Quit Shampoo” set for those who have yet to jump on the N...
21:39 2019-05-21

Greta Thunberg Sets Sail For New York On Zero-Emissions Yacht Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg sets sail on Wednesday for New York, heading for a UN summit on a zero-emissions yacht skippered by a member of Monaco's ruling family....
03:52 2019-08-15

Browns backup QB David Blough sets up $250 'Madden' challenge Cleveland Browns backup quarterback David Blough is offering a fan $250 if they can win the Super Bowl on "Madden NFL 20" while using him in the video game....
19:00 2019-07-03

Djokovic sets up Thiem semi-final after outclassing Zverev "Top seed Novak Djokovic wiped the floor with Alexander Zverev 7-5 6-2 6-2 on Philippe Chatrier to secure a French Open semi-final with Dominic Thiem."...
20:52 2019-06-06

| WATCH | Mozambique sets up Ebola screening at Malawi border Mozambique on Saturday set up disease checkpoints along its border with Malawi as a precaution against any spreading of a deadly Ebola outbreak, a senior health ministry official said....
13:39 2019-08-05

UGC Sets Six-Month Time Frame For Teacher Recruitment Process "These guidelines should be followed by HEIs to ensure timely filling up of vacant faculty posts with appropriately eligible and competent candidates," the UGC said....
10:52 2019-06-07

Defying Congress, Trump sets big arms sales to Saudis, UAE U.S. President Donald Trump, saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, is clearing the sale of billions of dollars worth of weapons to Saudi Arabia and other countries, U.S. senators said on Friday, despite strong resistance to the plan from both Republicans and Democrats....
21:26 2019-05-24

Baez HR, Cubs win 5-3; Alonso sets Mets mark for rookie HRs Javier Baez hit the 100th homer of his career, a three-run drive in the eighth inning as the Chicago Cubs overcame another home run by Pete Alonso to beat the New York Mets 5-3       ...
00:00 2019-06-24

Nepal sets new rules for Everest climbers after deadly season Permit will depend on climbers having ascended at least one 6,500-metre Nepalese peakAll climbers seeking a permit for Everest must have prior high altitude mountaineering experience and demonstrable training, a high-level commission for the Nepalese government has ruled.The recommendation was issue...
21:26 2019-08-14

China, alarmed by recent fires, sets EV safety tests Companies need to check for potential safety hazards with battery boxes, waterproof protection in vehicles, high-voltage wiring harnesses, as well as onboard charging devices, Chinese regulators said. ...
23:26 2019-06-17

Facebook Sets Goal to Double Female Workforce in Five Years Facebook unveiled new diversity goals on Tuesday, including an effort to double the number of female employees globally over the next five years, and double the number of black and Hispanic employees......
10:00 2019-07-10

Europe's top court sets date for opinion on Facebook privacy Europe's top court will give an opinion on Dec. 12 on Austrian privacy activist Max Schrems' landmark case against Facebook, which will affect how hundreds of thousands of companies transfer personal data worldwide....
19:39 2019-07-09

| WATCH: Mozambique sets up Ebola screening at Malawi border Mozambique on Saturday set up disease checkpoints along its border with Malawi as a precaution against any spreading of a deadly Ebola outbreak, a senior health ministry official said....
16:26 2019-08-03

New York Film Festival sets slate with Almodovar, Varda The New York Film Festival has announced the main slate for its 57th edition, adding films by Pedro Almodovar, Noah Baumbach and the late Agnes Varda to its highly selective annual Lincoln Center event...
02:13 2019-08-07

Tennis: Gasquet sets up Cincy semi-final with Goffin Frenchman Richard Gasquet continued his comeback from groin surgery by defeating 11th seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 in the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters on Friday....
00:13 2019-08-17

British Leadership Rivals Take Brexit Position That Sets Up Clash With EU The two contenders to succeed Theresa May as U.K. prime minister said during a debate that they want to ditch controversial proposals for managing the Irish border after Brexit, raising the risk of and abrupt and messy split with the bloc....
03:13 2019-07-16

Highlights: Five sets, two days – Edmund finally sees off Chardy "Kyle Edmund, who resumed his light-interrupted match against France\u0027s Jeremy Chardy with the score poised at 7-6(1), 5-7, 6-4, 4-6, 5-5, promptly won two games on the bounce to move through to the second round."...
16:26 2019-05-28

Nadal sets up Kyrgios showdown after breezing past Sugita "Rafael Nadal set up a tantalising showdown with Nick Kyrgios after breezing into the second round of Wimbledon with a routine straight-sets win over qualifier Yuichi Sugita."...
19:52 2019-07-02

Canadian oil pipeline congestion sets up lucrative storage play Upheavals in the Canadian crude market are providing unique opportunities for firms with sizeable long-term leases on Alberta storage tanks, a cluster that sources say includes Mercuria Energy Group and oil major BP Plc's trading arm....
17:00 2019-06-09

Man cooking in Walmart lot sets van on fire, killing 6-year-old girl A 6-year-old girl died from a fire outside a Minnesota Walmart when a man left a cooking stove unattended, authorities said. Roberto Lino Hipolito, 70, was charged Wednesday with second-degree manslaughter in connection to the fatal fire in Fridley, Minnesota. Prosecutors said Hipolito had been slee...
00:52 2019-08-13

Vatican hunt for Emanuela Orlandi uncovers two sets of bones Papal authorities seal off area inside Pontifical Teutonic College in search for girl missing since 1983One of Rome’s most enduring mysteries – the 1983 disappearance of 15-year-old Emanuela Orlandi, a Vatican employee’s daughter – took a new twist on Saturday when papal authorities announced that t...
15:00 2019-07-14

SPD left sets conditions for German coalition after vote rout Responding to a disastrous election night, leftists in Germany's Social Democrats (SPD) demanded a new, assertive approach in their coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservatives and signaled it might soon be time to break free....
13:52 2019-05-27

US sets Turkey deadline to give up Russian missile deal Turkey has until July 31 to "unwind" a deal to buy an S-400 missile defense system from Russia, the US has warned. The ongoing dispute between the two NATO allies could reach breaking point....
21:00 2019-06-07

EU election: AfD surge in eastern Germany sets up clash of cultures The far-right AfD has emerged as the strongest political party in Germany's formerly communist East. With the Greens winning big among young, urban voters though, the East-West divide looks set to deepen further....
00:01 2019-05-28

Zverev sets up Djokovic showdown after beating dogged Fognini "German fifth seed Alexander Zverev reached his second successive French Open quarter-final when he recovered from losing the first set to beat Italian Fabio Fognini."...
19:26 2019-06-03

Killing of Student Protesters in Sudan Sets Off New Unrest, and Worry Four teenagers and an adult were killed in one of the deadliest episodes in months of unrest. The killings threaten talks to form a new civilian government....
17:52 2019-07-31

Miami Dolphins Player Injured In Car Crash, Has Arm Amputated Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Kendrick Norton was involved in a car wreck in Florida overnight Thursday, and although he is expected to live, his injuries are serious....
23:00 2019-07-04

Dolphins Player Who Lost Arm In Car Crash: "I Am Alive And I Am Grateful" Dolphins defensive tackle Kendrick Norton was released from the hospital Thursday, two weeks after his left arm was amputated at the scene of a traffic accident in Miami in the early morning hours of July 4. Norton reportedly underwent six surgeries while at Jackson Memorial Hospital, the final one ...
06:13 2019-07-19

Warriors co-owner suspended for pushing Toronto player OAKLAND – Klay Thompson is set to return from a left hamstring injury for the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the NBA Finals against the Toronto Raptors on Friday night. On the Toronto side, Kyle Lowry says the Warriors executive who shoved him in Game 3 should not be allowed to be part of ...
14:39 2019-06-07

Mets apologize to player they accidentally declared dead During their 50th anniversary celebration of the 1969 World Series champs on Saturday, the Mets honored members of that team who have passed away with an in memoriam video. But not everyone in the video is dead. The tribute bizarrely included two ’69 Mets who are still alive — Jim Gosger...
20:39 2019-06-30

This NFL player can solve a Rubik's Cube in less than 3 minutes Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Amari Cooper can do more than just run routes and catch passes. He can solve a Rubik's Cube insanely fast.        ...
15:39 2019-06-07

Fernando Tatis Jr. and MLB's Most Exciting Player every year since he was born No one in baseball is more fun to watch than the Padres shortstop. Which made us wonder: Who were the most fun players to watch before he came along?...
14:39 2019-07-11

Police officer used his Taser on an NFL lineman. The player tried to tackle him Malik McDowell is a big man -- 6 feet, 6 inches tall, about 300 pounds. He was a star defensive lineman in college and a top NFL draft pick just two years ago....
03:13 2019-07-11

Jury convicts ex-NFL player of rape, mulls 8 other charges A California jury that convicted former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. of raping a 58-year-old homeless woman has been ordered to keep deliberating after jurors told a judge they were deadlocked over eight other charges, including the rapes of two more women....
09:39 2019-06-11

NBA free agent tracker: All the biggest player moves A quick breakdown of the new deals being struck by NBA free agents. Contracts cannot become official until July 6.       ...
01:52 2019-07-21

Ex-Cowboys player Brent arrested on assault, other charges DALLAS (AP) — Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent is being held on charges that include assaulting a public servant after authorities say officers found him intoxicated outside a Dallas-area fast food restaurant. Coppell police Sgt. Sammy Lujan says officers responded Sunday after a caller expre...
16:52 2019-07-01

Warframe wants to send a player to space (rocket not included) Digital Extremes, creators of the runaway hit third-person shooter Warframe, revealed this weekend that it’s running a contest to send one of its devoted players to space — well, sort of. What it’s really offering is a pretty sweet payday, but it’ll be up to the winner if that money goes towards a t...
23:39 2019-07-08

Angels’ Shohei Ohtani first Japanese player to hit for cycle ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Los Angeles Angels star Shohei Ohtani has become the first Japanese player to hit for the cycle in the majors. Ohtani completed his cycle with a single in the seventh inning of a game Thursday night against the Tampa Bay Rays. He is the first Angels player to accomplish the fe...
06:13 2019-06-14

Colombia wants to become player in copper in next few years -government official Colombia is looking to become a notable producer of copper within the next few years, the head of the national mining agency said, in a bid to diversify its mining output without neglecting production of coal and gold....
15:52 2019-07-19

Man arrested in connection with death of soccer player Sala English police investigating death of Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala say a man has been arrested on suspicion of manslaughter       ...
22:13 2019-06-19

Fox Sports to unveil mic’d-up player conversations during MLB All-Star Game Since baseball always has been known for its chatter, Fox Sports will try to play off it during Tuesday night’s All-Star Game in Cleveland. Though players previously have worn mics during games, Fox will have multiple All-Stars wired at the same time and they will be able to talk to each other. The ...
21:26 2019-07-09

Cori Gauff, 15, Youngest Player To Qualify For Wimbledon Cori Gauff will be the first 15-year-old to compete in the main draw since Britain's Laura Robson in 2009 after defeating 19th seed Greet Minnen of Belgium 6-1, 6-1....
11:52 2019-06-28

One Net can’t hold back Kevin Durant joy: ‘KD is my favorite player’ LAS VEGAS — With Brooklyn’s blockbuster additions of Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving and DeAndre Jordan not official until Saturday, coaches and executives have to be coy. Then there’s Rodions Kurucs. He’s a 21-year-old Net who grew up in Latvia idolizing Durant. His reaction was about what one would exp...
05:13 2019-07-05

Why the best female soccer player is skipping the Women's World Cup Ada Hegerberg is a Norwegian striker and the first ever female winner of the Ballon d'Or – but you won’t see her playing for her home country at the World Cup over the next month....
18:26 2019-06-06

AI beats professionals at six-player Texas Hold ’Em poker For the first time, an AI has won six-player, no-limit Texas Hold ’Em, beating professional poker players who each have more than $1 million in winnings...
22:01 2019-07-11

Grandmaster flush: Chess player cheated in toilet Igors Rausis, a 58-year-old chess player who earned the grandmaster title in 1992, has been suspended after being caught cheating by using a cellphone in a bathroom during a tournament in France....
20:39 2019-07-13

WNBA suspends player after domestic violence allegation The WNBA suspended a Los Angeles Sparks player without pay on Tuesday because of a domestic violence allegation stemming from an incident in December, the league said....
13:26 2019-07-17

Woman accuses Neymar of rape, father says player set up A Brazilian police document says an unidentified woman has accused Neymar of raping her in Paris last month. The player’s father calls the incident “a setup” against his son. The document obtained by The Associated Press on Saturday says the incident took place on May 15 at 8:20 p....
01:26 2019-06-02

Former NFL player Aaron Brown accused of striking daughter A former NFL running back smacked his 11-year-old daughter during a scuffle earlier this month in Texas, authorities said. Aaron Brown, 31, who a member of the Cincinnati Bengals’ preseason roster in 2012, struck the pre-teen twice at her paternal grandmother’s Houston apartment on June 10, local st...
16:26 2019-06-18

Barry Sanders Was The Coolest Football Player Who Ever Lived What would it take for a present-day football player to equal or surpass the sheer coolness of Barry Sanders, who turns 51 years old today? I’m not sure it’s even possible. Individual humans simply are not permitted to impose themselves on the sport’s structure in 2019 the way they were in 1992. And...
21:39 2019-07-16

Former Clemson baseball player, brother charged in assault Police in South Carolina charged a former Clemson baseball player and his brother in connection with an assault that left a man in critical condition.        ...
17:39 2019-06-02

The football prodigy who became Australia's million dollar player Twelve years ago, Bobby Despitovski was coming to the end of his football career. With one eye on a future in coaching, the-then Perth Glory striker went to his club's training ground to watch the youth teams play....
04:13 2019-06-12

8Bitdo's $20 Bluetooth Adapter Is a Cheap Way to Add Player 2 To Your Switch A few weeks ago, I saw a Lightning Deal for 8Bitdo Wireless Bluetooth Adapter $16, and had an honest-to-goodness no thought, just bought moment. Luckily for me, it turned out to be a great, cheap way to add a second controller to my Switch setup. Let me explain....
01:39 2019-07-10

Netflix is testing a desktop pop-out player so you never have to stop watching Imagine how much Netflix binge watching you could do if minor inconsiderations like work, emails, or social networks weren't getting in the way. Well, that might well be easier in the future, thanks to a pop-out player Netflix is testing for Windows and macOS.First reported by Engadget, the min...
13:39 2019-06-22

Brazil's Marta becomes first player to score at five World Cups Brazil's Marta became the first player to score at five different soccer World Cups when she put her team 1-0 ahead in their Group C game against Australia in the women's tournament on Thursday....
20:13 2019-06-13

Police chief: Player was laughing and joking, then collapsed AMITE, La. (AP) — A Louisiana high school sophomore has died after a football practice held late to avoid summer heat. Amite Police Chief Jerry Trabonna tells news outlets that 15-year-old Terrance Allen was laughing and joking with teammates when he collapsed in the locker room about 9 p.m. Tuesday...
02:26 2019-06-20

Former UA player Iguodala to Lakers to play with Lebron James? LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Former University of Arizona standout Andre Iguodala will be headed to Memphis. However, NBA insiders say he’ll ultimately end up with the LA Lakers. Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast on News 4 Tucson: Here’s more from NBC.COM :  Andre Iguodala...
08:00 2019-07-02

Louis van Gaal: ‘I thought Manchester United could buy every player’ United’s former manager on Rooney, tactics, why the club is too commercial and being ‘very surprised’ at Solskjær’s appointmentThe Guardian sat down with Louis van Gaal at Noordwijk’s Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin, three years since his dismissal by Manchester United.Jamie Jackson: Did you feel betrayed...
11:26 2019-06-03

Hofstra star only New York City player to get drafted From nondescript High School for Construction in Queens to hardly playing as a freshman at Hofstra to the NBA, Justin Wright-Foreman’s career has run the gamut. It reached a crescendo Thursday night. The high-scoring southpaw from Queens realized a dream, hearing his named called in the NBA draft, s...
14:52 2019-06-21

Megan Rapinoe wrongly thinks she’s a preacher — not a player Arrogant, abrasive, sanctimonious, whiny, humorless, unpatriotic, self-important and immensely boring, Megan Rapinoe has made the least of her sudden ascent to fame as the captain of the World Cup-winning US women’s soccer team. With unprecedented alacrity, she has become America’s anti-sweetheart. ...
18:13 2019-07-13

Eagles promote Andy Weidl to VP of player personnel PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Eagles have promoted Andy Weidl to vice president of player personnel to replace Joe Douglas. Weidl is entering his fourth season with the Eagles and worked in Baltimore with Douglas, who left to become the general manager of the New York Jets. The team also promoted Ian Cunn...
03:00 2019-06-14

SA vs BAN: Quinton De Kock, South Africa Player To Watch Out For Quinton de Kock seems to be the one steady hand in the South Africa batting in World Cup 2019, as was evident in South Africa's first match against England....
11:13 2019-06-01

Tributes flood in for Seville and former Arsenal player Reyes "Jose Antonio Reyes\u0027 former club Arsenal have paid tribute to the 35-year-old winger who was killed in a car crash, it was confirmed on Saturday."...
14:13 2019-06-01

Wizards' Hachimura 1st Japanese player drafted in NBA 1st Rd Rui Hachimura has become the first player from Japan to get chosen in the first round of the NBA draft; he was taken by the Washington Wizards       ...
05:00 2019-06-21

Retro Nostalgia Goes Wireless With the First Bluetooth Cassette Player Nostalgia tends to focus on the best parts of our memories, glossing over things we’ve worked hard to forget. It turns out there are lots of good reasons we left audio cassettes behind, but if you’re determined to keep the dead format alive, you can now enjoy your music in less than CD quality throu...
19:00 2019-07-03

Norway Might Have Won The Whole Thing, If Only They Hadn't Alienated The Best Player In The World The situation with Norway’s women’s soccer team is like something out of the Iliad. In this analogy, the World Cup is the Trojan War, the Norwegian team is the heavily armed but nonetheless overmatched Greek army, and Ada Hegerberg is Achilles, the Grecian hero of otherworldly abilities who very wel...
23:13 2019-06-05

Pumpsie Green, First Black Player for Boston Red Sox, Dies at 85 Green, who played mostly at second base and shortstop, broke the color barrier for the last major league franchise of the time that remained all white....
07:26 2019-07-18

Elijah ‘Pumpsie’ Green, the Red Sox’s first black player, dead at 85 BOSTON — Former Boston Red Sox infielder Elijah “Pumpsie” Green, the first black player on the last major league team to field one, has died. He was 85. The Red Sox said Green, who lived in California most of his life, died Wednesday at in a hospital in San Leandro, near Oakland; no caus...
05:13 2019-07-18

Barcelona Sign New Player Antoine Griezmann, But Still Have The Same Old Problems The transfer that has been over a year in the making, and has felt basically inevitable for a couple months now, has now been completed. Antoine Griezmann is at last officially a Barcelona player....
19:26 2019-07-12

Yankees can’t afford to make DJ LeMahieu a bench player So many of them come to New York and the stage is too big for them, the lights too bright. Their knees knock and their legs turn to jelly. And then there’s DJ LeMahieu. Another one making Yankees general manager Brian Cashman look like a genius. The most unheralded former batting champion you will e...
19:52 2019-06-01

The Latest: Sheriff apologizes to NFL player, defends deputy A Texas sheriff says he's apologized to New England Patriots player Elandon Roberts for the actions of a deputy during a March traffic stop but also defended the deputy for making the stop       ...
22:00 2019-07-12

Facebook’s ‘superhuman’ AI becomes first to defeat pros in six-player poker An artificial intelligence bot developed by Facebook defeated professionals in six-player Hold'em, marking the first time AI has beaten human experts in a complex game with more than two players or teams....
01:39 2019-07-13

| SA player drain continues as Du Preez twins bid farewell The Sharks have confirmed the departures of Du Preez twins, Daniel and Jean-Luc, who will join their brother Robert jnr and their father Robert in leaving the union....
18:26 2019-07-17

6 Suspects Have Been Arrested in the Shooting of Former Red Sox Player David Ortiz (SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic) — An alleged gunman and five accomplices have been detained in the shooting of former Red Sox superstar David Ortiz, Dominican officials said Wednesday, while providing no information about why a group of young men would try to kill their country’s mos...
13:26 2019-06-13

Joe Panik could be the next MLB player to change teams after the trade deadline San Francisco Giants designate second baseman Joe Panik for assignment, opening up possibility of another team picking him up. How is this legal?       ...
06:52 2019-08-07

Jesus first player to have goal ruled out by VAR in Premier League "Manchester City forward Gabriel Jesus became the first player to have a goal disallowed by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) in the Premier League during the defending champions\u0027 opening game at West Ham United on Saturday."...
18:39 2019-08-10

Former St. John’s baseball coach, player Russo dies at 74 NEW YORK (AP) — Former St. John’s baseball coach and player Joe Russo, who captained the team to the College World Series in 1966 as a slick-fielding shortstop and returned twice as the program’s skipper, has died. He was 74. The university announced Monday in a statement...
03:00 2019-05-28

Former Wisconsin football player found not guilty of rape A jury has acquitted former University of Wisconsin wide receiver Quintez Cephus on charges alleging he sexually assaulted two female students       ...
00:26 2019-08-03

Swedish club Djurgarden says player has been racially abused STOCKHOLM (AP) — Swedish club Djurgarden says one of its players has received racial abuse following a top-flight league game in which he won a penalty. The Stockholm-based team says striker Mohamed Buya Turay, who is black, has been the subject of “unacceptable messages — both serious insults...
21:01 2019-05-21

Daniel Jones is erasing any arm-strength doubts: ‘He’s a player’ In so many words, Mike Shula had to say it at least three times in a short span Friday: It’s still early. But after seeing the way Daniel Jones unleashed a perfect 50-yard pass down the sideline to Paul Perkins on Thursday, the Giants offensive coordinator was just one of many still gushing about th...
08:26 2019-08-03

Ex-NFL player faces trial in death of girlfriend's child A former pro football player was ordered Wednesday to stand trial on murder and child abuse charges in the death of his girlfriend's 5-year-old daughter soon after they moved into his Las Vegas apartment this year....
02:26 2019-05-23

Andre Iguodala says he thinks Stephen Curry is the second-best NBA player ever Stacy Bengs/AP Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala called Stephen Curry the second-greatest NBA player ever. In an INSIDER poll conducted in March, an overwhelming majority of Americans chose Michael Jordan as the NBA "G.O.A.T." followed by LeBron James. Only 2% of Americans voted Curry as...
22:26 2019-05-21

Christian Yelich and reimagining the 'five-tool player' in 2019 He's one of the five best players in baseball. But the Brewers star isn't actually "a five-tool player." Here's how that term is misunderstood -- and why it could use a refresh....
18:26 2019-05-23

Rooney 'in talks over player-coach role at Derby' "Wayne Rooney could be set for a sensational return to English football at Derby County, joining new manager Phillip Cocu in a player-coaching role."...
21:26 2019-08-05

Simeone pledges future to Atletico despite player exodus "Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone has pledged his future to the Liga club despite an expected exodus of senior players from the Estadio Metropolitano in the close season."...
17:52 2019-05-22