Cardinals shortstop Aledmys Díaz grew up on the same street as José Fernández in Santa Clara, Cuba, and the two players have been friends since their early childhoods. Fernández said that Diaz’s father and uncle helped get him started playing baseball, and their families are still close. The loss was a profound one, and he was too overwhelmed to play on Sunday. Read more...
A group of major record labels—including Universal, Sony, Capitol and Warner Brothers—is suing YouTube-mp3.org, which rips audio from YouTube videos, for every single instance of piracy the site allegedly facilitated. Read more...
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Every year caffeine connoisseurs band together, mugs in hand, for Sept. 29, National Coffee Day. Get your mug, and march proud, my friend with these #NationalCoffeeDay deals. Dunkin’ Donuts Dunkin’ Donuts is serving up medium drip coffee for just 66 cents in honor of its 66th year in business. Show More Summary
If this is true, we're just glad Selena Gomez is getting the help that she needs. Last month, the pop princess announced that she's cancelling the rest of her Revival Tour due to depression, panic attacks, and anxiety brought on by her lupus diagnosis. But now, the sweet singer has reportedly checked herself in to rehab to [...]
They've announced the winners of this year's FT/OppenheimerFunds Emerging Voices awards, with Eka Kurniawan's Man Tiger winning the fiction prize (which this year was limited to writers from qualifying 'Asia-Pacific' countries); see also Ben Bland's piece on Eka Kurniawan, winner, Emerging Voices 2016 Fiction Award
April Ludgate: You show your affection in offbeat ways, but you also don't play games when it comes to dating. When you like someone, they know it. You're incredibly loyal and when you're in it, you're 100% in it.
ACT Minister for Transport and City Services Meegan Fitzharris has donned her activewear for a Labor announcement on footpaths and cycleways in Belconnen this morning. Joining her at the event were Labor colleagues and the CEO of the Heart Foundation of the ACT, Tony Stubbs, who also made an appearance at the Greens’ $60 million […]
Recent incidents in which police officers have shot and killed black men have gained widespread attention, including in the world of sports. Not all athletes are emulating the national anthem protests of Colin Kaepernick, but many, particularly...Show More Summary
Serena Williams Addresses Fear Instilled By Racist Police Killings In Facebook Post Serena Williams had a major realization today about social injustices black people across America face. In a Facebook post, the world class athlete addressed feelings of anxiety she
You can’t write a better script than this. On Monday, teammate of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez who recently passed away in a boating accident, Dee Gordon, honored his friend by taking a pitch right-handed, then switched to left-handed, and proceeded to hit a home run to right field. On Tuesday, Jose Fernandez’s childhood friend, Aledmys Diaz of the […]
The Constantijn Huygens-prijs is probably the leading Dutch author-prize, with most (if not quite all) of the major post-war Dutch (and Flemish) writers having won it, and they've now announced that Atte Jongstra has won this year'sShow More Summary
The Arizona Republic newspaper has never, in its 126-year history, endorsed a Democrat for president—until Tuesday. The staunchly conservative editorial board of the reliably red state daily stressed its “deep philosophical appreciation...Show More Summary
We made an audio glossary for the confusing economic jargon that came up during the first presidential debate.
In my current debate story I quote a body-language expert named Jack Brown on a surprising aspect of Donald Trump’s…
Courteney Cox is opening up to defend her best friend Jennifer Aniston after she was dragged into the drama surround her ex-husband Brad Pitt‘s divorce from Angelina Jolie. The former Friends actress was asked to comment on Jen‘s reaction to the split while attending the Revlon Philanthropic Luncheon on Tuesday (September 27). “I feel like [...]
The most recent addition to the complete review is my review of Roberto Pazzi's papal-election novel from 2001, Conclave. I am very much looking forward to The Ghost- (etc.) author Robert Harris' own Conclave -- just out in the UK; coming...Show More Summary
I had missed this in June from Bob Owens: I’m also perplexed that FN submitted the Five-SeveN, as the gun’s 5.7×28 caliber has been thoroughly trashed by most defensive handgun experts as a niche round that fails to create adequate tissue damage to have significant immediate impact on targets. The FN 5.7 won’t be the […]
15,000 supporters turned out to see Donald Trump in Melbourne, Florida on Tuesday after the Monday night debate at Hofstra... The post 15,000 at TRUMP Melbourne Rally, 12,000 Turned Away – 25,000 Watch Online! –VIDEO appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.