TECHS-NEWS.COM: World News - Latest of The Day 05:00, 2019-06-12

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

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have signed their first-round draft pick, high school infielder Keoni Cavaco. Cavaco was in Minnesota on Tuesday to tour Target Field and finalize his contract, which came with a $4.05 million signing ...

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

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Seahawks sue former draft pick McDowell for bonus repayment DETROIT (AP) — The Seattle Seahawks have filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Michigan seeking repayment of a nearly $800,000 of the signing bonus given to former draft pick Malik McDowell claiming he violated his NFL contract. The Seahawks filed the suit this week in the Eastern District of Mi...
04:00, 2019-05-31

Bears sign third-round draft pick Montgomery LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed third-round draft pick David Montgomery. The running back from Iowa State was the first player taken by the Bears after they traded up with New England to grab him at No. 73 overall. Chicago had previously traded away its first and second-rounde...
22:30, 2019-06-14

Yankees sign 1st-round draft pick, SS Anthony Volpe The New York Yankees have signed first-round draft pick Anthony Volpe, a high school shortstop from nearby New Jersey, for a bonus of $2,740,300       ...
19:45, 2019-06-11

Mets shuffle leaky bullpen, sign 1st-round draft pick Desperate for help in a failing bullpen, the New York Mets have acquired reliever Brooks Pounders from the Cleveland Indians for cash       ...
01:15, 2019-06-16

Cardinals Sign Top Draft Pick Kyler Murray to $35 Million Deal The four-year contract for Murray, the Oklahoma quarterback who was also taken in the first round of the M.L.B. draft, includes a signing bonus of more than $23 million....
17:30, 2019-05-21

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01:00, 2019-07-16

MLB Draft: Why Maurice Hampton chose LSU over potential $1.8 million signing bonus Multiple teams came calling for Maurice Hampton Jr. during the first two rounds of the MLB Draft, and the highest offer the prep outfielder received was $1.8 million, his dad said.        ...
14:15, 2019-06-05

MLB draft tracker: Keep up with every pick from Day 1 The 2019 MLB draft began Monday, with the Baltimore Orioles making the first selection and 78 picks being made in total on Day 1.        ...
05:45, 2019-06-04

Knicks take RJ Barrett with No. 3 pick in NBA draft RJ Barrett is trading in his flashy pink draft-night suit for the orange and blue. Barrett got his wish Thursday and fulfilled his late grandfather Noel’s prediction that one day he would be a Knick. The Knicks, as expected, took the Duke star with the No. 3 pick in the NBA draft at Barclays Center....
02:45, 2019-06-21

MLB draft tracker: Catch up on every pick from Day 1 Monday included 78 picks and while we won’t know for years who will turn out to be the stars and busts, there’s already plenty of talking points.        ...
06:30, 2019-06-04

Twins sign reliever Cody Allen to minor-league contract MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have signed reliever Cody Allen to a minor-league contract, taking a crack at the former Cleveland Indians closer who was let go last week by the Los Angeles Angels. Allen signed a one-year, $8.5 million deal in January with the Angels, who released the right-h...
09:30, 2019-06-23

NBA draft: Ranking the five biggest busts as the No. 1 pick From Anthony Bennett, who underachieved, to Greg Oden, who was saddled with multiple knee injuries, not every draft offers a winner with the top pick.       ...
05:15, 2019-06-20

Zion Williamson taken by Pelicans with No. 1 pick of NBA draft The most tantalizing prospect of the last decade has officially arrived. The Pelicans confirmed what most have assumed for months, selecting Zion Williamson with the No. 1 overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night. Williamson has long been a lock for the selection. Combined with a sensational ...
02:45, 2019-06-21

NBA draft results: Analysis, every pick from both rounds The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.       ...
08:00, 2019-06-21

NBA draft intrigue will really begin with Pelican’s other pick The Pelicans are on the clock. Not for the No. 1 pick. Barring a stunning turn of events, that will be Zion Williamson. No, Thursday night’s NBA draft at Barclays Center will truly begin when New Orleans decides what to do with its second selection, the fourth-overall choice it obtained from the Lak...
04:30, 2019-06-20

Pelicans pick Zion to open draft, Morant goes 2nd The Pelicans selected the superstar forward out Duke No. 1 overall in Thursday's night NBA draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, confirming what had been inevitable once New Orleans won the draft lottery last month....
03:45, 2019-06-21

Mets’ stud draft pick kept his cool, and it paid off Matt Allan entered the draft prepared for “crazy” things to happen and said that helped him cope with the anxiety of not getting selected earlier. Considered a first-round talent who slipped to the third round because of concerns over whether he would sign, the right-handed pitcher from Seminole Hig...
10:45, 2019-06-29

Devils select US center Hughes with 1st pick in NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have selected American center Jack Hughes with the first pick in the NHL draft. Hughes is from Orlando, Florida, and becomes the eighth American selected No. 1, and first since 2016, when the Toronto Maple Leafs chose Auston Matthews. The 5-fo...
07:15, 2019-06-22

Man charged in shooting of Giants draft pick and teammate Authorities have charged an 18-year-old man in an April shooting that wounded New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine and killed one of his Washburn University teammates, Dwane Simmons       ...
18:30, 2019-07-13

NBA draft: New Orleans Pelicans take Zion Williamson with No. 1 pick Zion Williamson won several national accolades as a freshman at Duke and his game - which includes size, skill, strength, speed and acumen - is rare.       ...
08:00, 2019-06-21

Likely No. 2 NBA draft pick Ja Morant signs deal with Nike Former Murray State point guard Ja Morant, the likely No. 2 pick in the NBA draft, announced Monday that he signed with Nike.        ...
01:30, 2019-05-28

Rockets, without a draft pick, prepare for free agency HOUSTON (AP) — The Houston Rockets didn’t have a pick in Thursday night’s draft after past trades sent their first-round pick to Cleveland and their pick in the second round to New York. After a quiet draft night, the Rockets may be much more active as free agency looms on July 1. The Ro...
08:00, 2019-06-21

2019 NBA mock draft 2.0: What happens after Knicks pick RJ Barrett Believe it or not, there is intrigue in next Thursday’s NBA draft beyond Zion Williamson. Will the Knicks take RJ Barrett, as expected, or Jarrett Culver? Will they even make the No. 3 pick, will the Lakers make the selection right after, or will one be traded for Anthony Davis? Who ends up as a......
21:30, 2019-06-14

Yankees’ draft pick starting off a bit like Brett Gardner did While many MLB draft picks make the jump from high school to the minor leagues, Yankees third-rounder Jake Sanford is on a more unusual path. The No. 105 pick graduated from Auburn Drive High School in 2016, passed on a volleyball scholarship from Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada and then...
11:00, 2019-06-06

Panthers sign second-round pick Greg Little CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — The Panthers have signed second-round draft pick Greg Little to a four-year contact. The 6-foot-5, 310-pound Little has the inside track to be the team’s starting left tackle this season. He was selected by Carolina with the 37th overall pick out of Mississippi after bei...
22:30, 2019-06-19

Raiders sign first-round pick RB Jacobs The Oakland Raiders signed running back Josh Jacobs on Tuesday, the team's first-round draft pick and No. 24 overall selection in the 2019 NFL Draft....
19:15, 2019-07-10

Knicks move up in NBA draft to pick Michigan’s Ignas Brazdeikis The Knicks made a draft-night trade and moved up in the second round, but it was not to unload Frank Ntilikina. The Knicks swapped picks for cash considerations with Sacramento, moving from 55 to 47 to select Michigan lefty swingman Ignas Brazdeikis. Brazdeikis was born in Lithuania but grew up in C...
08:00, 2019-06-21

Orioles draft Oregon State catcher Rutschman with No. 1 pick SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles have selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the Major League Baseball draft. The announcement Monday night at MLB Network studios marks the second time the Orioles have led off the draft, and first since they to...
02:15, 2019-06-04

Knicks’ draft target RJ Barrett has ‘great’ case for No. 1 pick RJ Barrett’s high school coach believes his former player didn’t get the attention he was due at Duke because of Zion Williamson and feels there could be a case made for the 6-foot-7 stud to be the No. 1 pick of the draft. Kevin Boyle, head coach at national powerhouse Montverde Academy in Florida, ...
17:00, 2019-05-21

Navy draft pick embraces double challenge: Duty first, Red Sox soon Noah Song tells ESPN he plans to sign with Boston in the next week. He'll report to Class A but will head shortly to flight school and, like NBA legend David Robinson before him, serve out his commitment to the armed forces....
21:45, 2019-06-12

Heat select Tyler Herro from Kentucky with No. 13 draft pick MIAMI (AP) — Tyler Herro is already the answer to a trivia question. He’s the first shooting guard that the Miami Heat drafted after Dwyane Wade retired. The former Kentucky sharpshooter was the 13th overall pick in the NBA draft on Thursday night, going to a Heat team that will have a glaring...
08:00, 2019-06-21

Devils select US-born Jack Hughes with the No. 1 pick in the NHL draft Jack Hughes, 18, was considered the No. 1 prospect from the start of season until finish, though Finland's Kaapo Kakko challenged him at the end.       ...
04:45, 2019-06-22

Nets pick Nicolas Claxton to open second round of NBA draft The Nets came into June with a pair of first-round draft picks, but by the end of the NBA draft they had traded away both. That doesn’t mean Nic Claxton isn’t determined to prove they landed a player Thursday night at Barclays Center. After dealing the 17th pick two weeks ago and the 27th pick......
08:00, 2019-06-21

NBA Draft 2019: New Orleans Pelicans pick Zion Williamson first overall The New Orleans Pelicans drafted Zion Williamson with the first pick of the 2019 NBA Draft Thursday, anointing him as the new face of the franchise to replace the departing Anthony Davis....
10:45, 2019-06-21

Titans agree to terms with top draft pick Jeffery Simmons NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms on a contract with their top draft pick Jeffery Simmons, the 19th selection overall out of Mississippi State. The Titans announced the deal Wednesday. Tennessee gambled on Simmons with the defensive tackle recovering after tearing his...
23:30, 2019-05-22

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

Yankees’ top draft pick Anthony Volpe receives a special call TORONTO — Manager Aaron Boone placed a call to Anthony Volpe on Monday night after the high school shortstop was taken by the Yankees in the first round of the MLB draft. “You could tell he was excited, you could hear the people in the background,’’ Boone said of the Delbarton School shortstop, who ...
13:00, 2019-06-05

Bucks prepare for free agency after dealing sole draft pick MILWAUKEE (AP) — The NBA draft came and went without the Milwaukee Bucks adding a player to its roster. Milwaukee drafted Kevin Porter Jr. of Southern California with the 30th overall pick Thursday night, but that selection is expected to go to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Bucks and Pistons agreed ...
08:00, 2019-06-21

Four reasons No. 1 NBA draft pick Zion Williamson won't win Rookie of the Year The New Orleans Pelicans have said they are building their team around Zion Williamson, but that comes with added pressure to perform.       ...
12:45, 2019-06-21

Suspect charged in shooting of Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine A Kansas teenager has been charged in the Topeka shooting that injured rookie New York Giants cornerback Corey Ballentine and killed his friend, Dwane Simmons, 23. The two were shot April 28 as they left an off-campus Washburn University party — just hours after Ballentine, 23, had learned he was dr...
17:45, 2019-07-13

Islanders ink surprising draft pick Simon Holmstrom to three-year deal The New York Islanders’ surprising first-round pick is officially under contract. The team announced on Monday that Simon Holmstrom has agreed to a three-year, entry-level deal. Holmstrom was selected 23rd overall by the Isles in the 2019 NHL Draft last month, a pick many didn’t see comi...
21:01, 2019-07-15

2019 NBA Draft results: New Orleans Pelicans select Zion Williamson with top pick The New Orleans Pelicans selected Duke Blue Devils star Zion Williamson with the top overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn....
03:00, 2019-06-21

2019 N.H.L. Draft: Devils Take Jack Hughes at No. 1, and the Rangers Pick Kaapo Kakko The first pick was no surprise. Hughes, 18, has topped draft lists all year and was named the top North American prospect by N.H.L. Central Scouting....
02:45, 2019-06-22

Knicks sign UCLA’s Kris Wilkes after NBA Draft The Knicks stayed busy once the NBA Draft ended. They signed UCLA standout Kris Wilkes to a two-way deal at the conclusion of the second round Thursday night, according to ESPN. The 6-foot-8 wing averaged a team-leading 17.4 points per game last season along with 4.8 rebounds while shooting 43.3 per...
19:45, 2019-06-21

LA Rams sign all 8 draft picks to initial contracts THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams’ eight draft picks have signed their rookie contracts. The Rams announced the deals Friday. The NFC champions didn’t make a first-round selection for the third straight year. Their second-round pick, Washington safety Taylor Rapp, was the...
23:00, 2019-06-07

Buffalo Bills sign 3rd-round pick, tight end Dawson Knox ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills have their entire 2019 draft class under contract after signing rookie tight end Dawson Knox to a four-year deal. The Bills announced the signing Friday, a day after completing their series of offseason mandatory practices and six weeks before the team rep...
22:30, 2019-06-14

Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with No. 1 pick in 2019 MLB draft Baltimore selected Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with the first overall pick in the 2019 Major League Baseball draft on Monday night.        ...
05:45, 2019-06-04

Dad of Celtics draft pick Tremont Waters found dead in Connecticut hotel room The father of a recently drafted Boston Celtics player was mysteriously found dead in a Connecticut hotel room, according to a report Friday. Edwin Waters Jr. — the father of 21-year-old point guard Tremont Waters — was pronounced dead Thursday at a Super 8 Hotel in West Haven, cops told the Connect...
22:30, 2019-07-12

Bears sign sixth-round pick CB Duke Shelley to 4-year deal LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have signed sixth-round draft pick Duke Shelley to a four-year contract. The cornerback from Kansas State recorded 165 tackles and eight interceptions over four seasons for the Wildcats. He started the first seven games last year before suffering a season-e...
22:30, 2019-06-20

Baltimore Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with top pick in baseball draft SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — Baltimore Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with top pick in baseball draft. The post Baltimore Orioles select Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman with top pick in baseball draft appeared first on LEX18.com....
02:15, 2019-06-04

Kansas man, 18, arrested in shooting that wounded New York Giants draft pick, killed college teammate A Kansas man was charged in the April shooting that left New York Giants draft pick Corey Ballentine wounded and one of the player’s teammates dead, police said Friday....
18:45, 2019-07-15

Giants sign Dexter Lawrence, DeAndre Baker, await top pick Daniel Jones The Giants are slowly but surely getting contracts finalized with their 2019 draft class, which was a large one, with 10 players taken this year. On Friday, they signed two of their three first-round picks, securing defensive tackle Dexter Lawrence and cornerback DeAndre Baker. The only unsigned dra...
21:30, 2019-06-14

LaMelo Ball to play in Australia: 'I'm trying to be the No. 1 pick' in NBA draft LaMelo Ball made an appearance on ESPN to announce that he will play in Australia's NBL as a member of the Illawarra Hawks.       ...
15:30, 2019-06-18

At $8,500, Is This LT1-Powered 1993 Chevy S10 a Pickup With Pick Up That You Might Pick Up? Small pickups like today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe S10 aren’t crowding new car dealer lots like they once did. This one comes with Corvette power so it might draw a crowd on its own accord. That is, if its price doesn’t scare them away....
17:00, 2019-05-21

NBA Draft 2019 live stream: how to watch today's basketball draft online from anywhere If you've recovered from the playoffs excitement, it's NBA Draft time. The 2019 NBA basketball season ended in thrilling fashion with the Toronto Raptors taking the Game 6 victory and dethroning the Golden State Warriors. Now NBA teams and fans across the US are eagerly awaiting the 2019 N...
00:30, 2019-06-21

NBA Draft 2019: How to watch, draft order and start time The future of the NBA will be laid out on Thursday night, and there is tons of room for surprises. The Pelicans won the lottery and the No. 1 draft pick, followed by the Grizzlies and Knicks. The top three is widely expected to be Zion Williamson, Ja Morant and RJ Barrett, but after that......
21:00, 2019-06-20

2019 NHL Draft: How to watch, draft order, date and time Not even a week after history was made at the Stanley Cup Final, the NHL offseason is moving full speed ahead with the 2019 Entry Draft this Friday. With a total of 217 picks, forward Jack Hughes, and Kaapo Kakko fall in the top two to cross-Hudson River rivals in the New Jersey Devils and......
01:00, 2019-06-22

Ex-BT chief Patterson gives up £500,000 bonus The former chief executive of BT Group has waived half of his £1m annual bonus for his final year at the helm amid a fresh escalation of shareholder hostility towards multimillion pound pay deals at blue-chip companies....
21:15, 2019-05-22

The astounding bonus gap between USWNT and USMNT The US women’s national team earns cumulative bonuses for its success in the World Cup. If the players swapped places with their male counterparts, those bonuses would be a lot more lucrative. USWNT players can earn a maximum of $260,869 each if they win the World Cup and go on a victory tour, while...
01:00, 2019-07-02

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BT Group halves former CEO's bonus after investor disquiet Britain's biggest broadband and mobile provider BT Group said on Thursday former Chief Executive Officer Gavin Patterson had agreed to a halving of his annual bonus....
15:45, 2019-05-23

T-Mobile's One Plan Becomes Magenta, Complicates Netflix Bonus The U.S. government continues to mull over T-Mobile’s potential merger with Sprint, that hasn’t stopped T-Mobile from giving its most popular phone plan a new name and a few added benefits, but at the expense of a bit more complexity. Read more......
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PS Plus Free Game WARNING: PS4 bonus download is set to disappear soon PS4 owners can download a fantastic game this weekend, but the offer runs out soon – so be quick before the Borderlands 2 DLC Commander Lilith & the Fight for the Sanctuary disappears....
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Starwatch: approach of Saturn offers a summer bonus This week the planet is in opposition – its closest to Earth all yearLooking south during a summer nighttime is always a treat where the sky is concerned and this week there is a bonus.Saturn is almost due south at midnight, meaning it is at its closest point to the Earth all year. It is nestled in ...
22:45, 2019-07-07

| Bafana to receive R320k bonus for AFCON last 16 qualification Bafana Bafana players will still receive their R320 000 bonus as promised, despite sneaking into the last 16 stage of the 2019 AFCON through the back door....
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| Junior Boks earn bonus-point win against Georgia Junior Springbok coach Chean Roux said his team will have to sharpen up before their final World Rugby U20 Championship pool game against New Zealand....
09:45, 2019-06-09

Huge ‘Game of Thrones’ Blu-ray box set comes with tons of bonus content Season 8’s shortcomings notwithstanding, HBO’s Game of Thrones was a landmark moment in popular culture whose influence is so pervasive it will remain a standard that other series are compared to for years to come. That includes HBO’s own GoT prequel series which has just started f...
21:45, 2019-06-27

| Striking Cameroon players offered extra AFCON bonus Striking Cameroon players will be offered an additional performance-related bonus at the Africa Cup of Nations, Sports Minister Narcisse Mouelle Kombi said....
19:15, 2019-06-21

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Seedorf says Cameroon are ready despite bonus row Cameroon coach Clarence Seedorf says the African champions have not been affected by the bonus row which delayed their journey to Egypt for the Nations Cup....
23:15, 2019-06-23

Faded Employer Bonus Payments Show Tax-Cut Boost Not Sustained A boom in employee bonuses handed out by some companies in the wake of the 2017 GOP tax cut proved to be temporary, Labor Department data released Tuesday showed....
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Work bonus leads man to $300 casino prize, $300,000 lottery jackpot A Michigan man who received a small bonus from work managed to win $300 from a casino and $300,000 from a scratch-off lottery ticket on the same day....
02:15, 2019-05-24

Former high-flying hedgie ordered to cough up $90M in bonus trial Time to cough it up, Paul. After a decade of sensational courtroom allegations about his rough treatment of underlings — ranging from death threats to taunting a worker with his blingy new watch — hedge-fund mogul Paul Touradji will have to pony up as much as $90 million to two ex-employees, who cla...
10:15, 2019-06-07

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DOJ official Bruce Ohr awarded $28G bonus amid Russia probe, records indicate Bruce Ohr, the Justice Department official whose connection to the opposition research firm responsible for the anti-Trump “dossier” led to his eventual demotion, was awarded a $28,000 performance bonus while the Russia probe was ongoing, according to newly released DOJ documents....
21:15, 2019-06-07

Nissan CEO got higher stock-linked bonus after payout date changed, Kelly says In his first interview since his arrest for alleged financial misconduct, Greg Kelly said Hiroto Saikawa was due to get a stock appreciation rights payment pegged to Nissan's share price on May 14, 2013, but got it based on a higher price a week later....
17:15, 2019-06-10

Nissan CEO got higher stock-linked bonus after payout date changed, former director Kelly says Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa was granted an exception in 2013 to reschedule a stock-linked bonus that bumped up the payout by 47 million yen ($432,382), former Representative Director Greg Kelly told magazine Bungei Shunju....
19:00, 2019-06-10

The mini-adventures of Secret Life Of Pets 2 belong on a disc of bonus features, not in theaters Home video releases of animated movies often boast of bonus-feature “mini-movies” featuring characters from the main film. For the most part, this is a pointless rebranding of a century-old practice; these “mini-movies” are otherwise known as animated shorts. But that inorganic marketing terminology...
18:30, 2019-05-28

PS4 Free Games Bonus: New PS Plus July freebie added after Sony's PES 2019 lineup change PS4 PS Plus subscribers can grab another PlayStation Plus freebie in July. It's not quite the PES 2019 free game we were originally promised, but it's still likely to please Pro Evo fans....
12:45, 2019-07-12

Anthony Davis gave up a $4 million bonus to help the Lakers and fans on Twitter believe it's part of a grand conspiracy Jeff Chiu/AP Anthony Davis is waiving his $4 million trade kicker, according to ESPN. Davis is also keeping the No. 23 as a gift from teammate LeBron James. The Los Angeles Lakers will now have $32 million to spend towards free agency and bringing in another star player. They may also decide to d...
00:45, 2019-06-28

Xbox Live FREE Game Download: Get this Xbox One bonus today at no extra cost! Xbox One gamers can pick up a fantastic free game through Xbox Live this weekend, and thanks to the developers, there's a special bonus available to download too at no extra cost....
18:45, 2019-06-22

All NBA Draft Grades Are Useless. Here Are My NBA Draft Grades Now that the mock drafts are dead, the fashion show is done, all the crying parents have come and gone and Woj and Shams are back in the holster for a few hours, let us see what Postseason Advent has wrought:...
23:15, 2019-06-21

Kepler’s hit in 17th gives Twins 4-3 win over Red Sox MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Max Kepler’s single with one out in the 17th inning gave the Minnesota Twins a 4-3 victory over the Boston Red Sox early Wednesday in the longest game by innings in Target Field history. Kepler hit a tying homer in the 13th before his hit down the first-base line past a five...
09:00, 2019-06-19

Twins' Gonzalez (hamstring) placed on IL The Minnesota Twins placed utility man Marwin Gonzalez on the 10-day injured list Wednesday with a right hamstring strain while also placing right-hander Blake Parker on the family emergency list....
08:00, 2019-06-20

Where twins are worshiped and murdered About 50 miles north of Lagos lies Igbo-Ora, a sleepy rural town of about 92,000 citizens. Igbo-Ora is peopled by members of the Yoruba tribe, which makes up around 21% of the Nigeria's population....
23:45, 2019-06-18

MLB-best Twins overpower Rays ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Minnesota Twins started the new month like they ended the last one. Winning, with home runs leading the way. Marwin Gonzalez and Byron Buxton both connected and drove in two runs as the Twins kept scoring, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Saturday. Minnesota, which owns t...
07:00, 2019-06-02

Twins among key MLB second-half story lines SportsPulse: For The Win's Ted Berg breaks down the top storylines that will dominate the second half of the MLB season.       ...
07:15, 2019-07-11

Polanco, Twins rally for 6-5 win vs. Mariners MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jorge Polanco scored the tying run on a wild pitch and Marwin Gonzalez hit the go-ahead RBI single during Minnesota’s three-run rally in the eighth inning, giving the Twins a 6-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night. Polanco, who entered the game second in the ...
06:45, 2019-06-12

How the Lannister twins actually won ‘Game of Thrones’ Spoilers below for the “Game of Thrones” series finale. The Starks might have emerged triumphant on “Game of Thrones,” with Sansa as Queen in the North and Bran as King of the Realm — but the Lannister twins are the real winners. Yes, it’s true that they’re dead. Sorry, conspiracy theorists wh...
15:45, 2019-05-21

Willow Palin is pregnant with twins Willow Palin, the 24-year-old daughter of former Alaska governor Sarah Palin, has announced on Instagram she is pregnant with twins with her husband Ricky Bailey....
14:30, 2019-05-28

An Indian village has many more twins than can be explained One in eleven people in a village in India is a twin. Though nobody knows the underlying causes, cousin marriage and disease epidemics have now been ruled out...
16:15, 2019-05-21

MLB roundup: Davis, A's rally to top Twins Khris Davis hit a two-run single with two outs in the top of the ninth, as the Oakland A's rallied for a 5-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday night in Minneapolis....
07:15, 2019-07-21

Gibson cruises as Twins top White Sox 8-1 Kyle Gibson pitched seven strong innings, C.J. Cron and Ehire Adrianza each drove in four runs and the Minnesota Twins beat the Chicago White Sox 8-1 for their 10th win in 11 games        ...
00:15, 2019-05-26

Odorizzi, Twins win again, top Royals with 5-4 rally MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — C.J. Cron drove in the go-ahead run for Minnesota with a sixth-inning double , making Jake Odorizzi the second 10-game winner in the majors this season and capping a 5-4 comeback victory by the Twins over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night. Jorge Soler sent Odorizzi (10-2) a...
06:45, 2019-06-16

NASA’s Voyager twins refuse to die It’s been almost 42 years since NASA sent its two Voyager spacecraft on record-breaking missions, and both of the decades-old robots are still alive. Voyager 1 and 2 are 13.5 billion and 11.1 billion miles from Earth, respectively, and it’s up to NASA engineers to ensure they remain up a...
05:45, 2019-07-10

MLB roundup: Twins hit two more HRs, win sixth straight Max Kepler and Eddie Rosario each hit three-run home runs, and Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit over 5 1/3 innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to their sixth straight victory, a 7-0 win over the Chicago White Sox on Sunday afternoon in Minneapolis....
14:45, 2019-05-27

MLB roundup: Twins hammer eight HRs in rout The Minnesota Twins slammed eight home runs, including two each by Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop, on their way to a 16-7 rout over the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday afternoon in Anaheim, Calif., completing a three-game sweep....
10:15, 2019-05-24

Odorizzi, two more homers give Twins 7-0 win over White Sox MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Jake Odorizzi allowed one hit in 5 1/3 scoreless innings, and Eddie Rosario and Max Kepler each hit three-run homers as the Minnesota Twins completed a sweep of the Chicago White Sox with a 7-0 win on Sunday. Odorizzi (7-2) won his seventh straight decision and finished without al...
00:00, 2019-05-27

Pliskova twins gear up for Birmingham sister act World number three Karolina Pliskova says she will have to battle nerves and strange emotions when she faces her twin sister Kristyna in the main draw of a WTA event for the first time at the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham on Wednesday....
14:30, 2019-06-19

Father who was shot after his twins were born has died LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A 20-year-old Kentucky father who had watched the birth of his first children before being shot last week has been pronounced dead. News outlets report Tyrese Garvin was taken off of life support Friday. He was shot in a drive-by shooting, walking home from the hospital where ...
17:30, 2019-07-01

MLB roundup: Kepler hits 3 HRs as Twins top Indians Max Kepler recorded his second career three-homer performance at Progressive Field as the visiting Minnesota Twins averted a series sweep with a 5-4 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Thursday....
14:45, 2019-06-07

Twins, Angels postponed, will be made up on Thursday ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — The series finale between the Minnesota Twins and the Los Angeles Angels has been postponed because of weather and rescheduled for Thursday. It rained at Angel Stadium two hours before Wednesday’s game, causing puddles to form in both left and right field. The grounds cr...
05:45, 2019-05-23

Porcello pitches Red Sox past Twins 2-0 with 7 scoreless MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Rick Porcello pitched seven shutout innings for Boston to outduel Minnesota ace Jose Berrios, and the Red Sox stretched their winning streak to a season-high six straight games with a 2-0 victory over the Twins on Monday night. Porcello (5-6) allowed only four hits and one walk wi...
10:00, 2019-06-18

The View's Abby Huntsman Gives Birth to Twins Congratulations are in order for Abby Huntsman! The View co-host welcomed twins, a boy and a girl, with her husband, Jeffrey Livingston, late last night, she confirmed to......
16:00, 2019-06-06

Cruz, Kepler hit 2 HRs, Twins beat White Sox 10-3 CHICAGO (AP) — Nelson Cruz and Max Kepler each hit two home runs, Miguel Sano went deep, and Michael Pineda threw six solid innings to lead the Minnesota Twins to a 10-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday. Cruz hit a pair of two-run homers, connecting against Ivan Nova (3-7) in the first...
03:45, 2019-06-30

Garver, Gonzalez lift Twins over Tigers 6-3 DETROIT (AP) — Mitch Garver homered and had three hits, Marwin Gonzalez matched his career high with four hits and the Minnesota Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 6-3 Friday night. C.J. Cron and Nelson Cruz also homered for Minnesota, which is 6-1 against the Tigers this season. Ryne Harper (1-0) got hi...
05:45, 2019-06-08

Arcia’s HR gives Brewers 5-4 win, stopping Twins streak at 6 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Orlando Arcia drove in three runs, including a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning that powered the Milwaukee Brewers past Minnesota 5-4 on Monday night to stop the major league-leading Twins’ six-game winning streak. Josh Hader struck out Miguel Sano on three pitches with t...
10:45, 2019-05-28

Twins vs. Royals: Minnesota and Jose Berrios will get it done The Mets, who made 82-year-old Phil Regan their pitching coach, are considering 103-year-old Julia Hawkins to be their base-running coach after she won gold in the National Senior Games. Hawkins, who calls Regan “Kid,” ran the 100 in 39.62, better than Robby Cano, who has never run 100 meters. In th...
21:30, 2019-06-22

A’s vs. Twins: 1st inning stat makes for intriguing bet This spring, when I first started wagering on MLB 1st Inning Yes/No proposition bets (whether there would be a score in the opening frame), I was most interested in repeating the success we had with NHL 1st Period Over/Under bets late in the season. The NHL success was built on riding teams that con...
22:45, 2019-07-18

Kepler, Rosario help rally Twins to 8-7 win over Royals KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Max Kepler’s RBI single drove in the tiebreaking run and Eddie Rosario added a run-scoring hit to cap Minnesota’s three-run rally in the eighth and the Twins beat the Kansas City Royals 8-7 Friday night. Minnesota scored five runs in the last three innings to avoi...
07:15, 2019-06-22

Nutrition: Even identical twins respond differently to food The largest ongoing nutrition study reveals important differences in how people respond to food and why personalized diets are the future of nutrition....
14:00, 2019-06-20

Odorizzi goes 6 scoreless, Twins hang on to beat Rays 9-7 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Jake Odorizzi pitched six scoreless innings to lower his AL-best ERA to 1.96, and the Minnesota Twins held off the Tampa Bay Rays for a 9-7 victory Sunday. Odorizzi (8-2) gave up three hits and struck out nine in winning his eighth straight decision. The right-hander, who...
00:00, 2019-06-03

A Study on Twins Offers Proof That We All Need Personalized Diets Though they’re not without critics, the U.S. federal dietary guidelines have for years aimed to give all Americans a blueprint for good nutrition. But new research says this kind of one-size-fits-all approach may not cut it. Different people, even identical twins (who have nearly the exact sam...
17:00, 2019-06-10

Detwiler gets 1st win in 3 years, White Sox power past Twins CHICAGO (AP) — Ross Detwiler pitched five effective innings for his first win in nearly three years and the Chicago White Sox beat the Minnesota 6-4 on Friday night to snap a seven-game losing streak against the Twins. James McCann and Eloy Jiménez each hit long, two-run homers, and Jon Jay and José...
07:45, 2019-06-29

Long Island mom accused of choking her twins to death The suicidal Long Island mom accused of killing her 2-year-old twin daughters choked the life out of them, authorities revealed Wednesday as she was indicted on murder charges. Tenia Campbell, 24, of Medford pleaded not guilty during her arraignment in a Suffolk County criminal court. Campbell had a...
23:15, 2019-07-10

Rodríguez, Red Sox recover from 17-inning loss, beat Twins MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eduardo Rodríguez picked up Boston’s bullpen a night after a 17-inning loss, Brock Holt drove in three runs and the Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 9-4 on Wednesday night. Rodríguez (8-4) allowed four runs on eight hits, but more important, he lasted seven innings after the...
07:45, 2019-06-20

From evil twins to deepfake videos: the best books about doppelgangers The rise of deepfakes has stoked the old fear that our lives can be hijacked by demonic doubles. Laurence Scott shares his favourite books on convincing impostersThe rise of deepfake technology provokes a modern version of a deep-seated fear that our lives can be hijacked by doppelgangers and double...
08:15, 2019-07-15

Twins activate Buxton, Gonzalez from injured list The Minnesota Twins have reinstated infielder/outfielder Marwin Gonzalez and outfielder Byron Buxton from the 10-day injured list, the team announced on Saturday....
00:15, 2019-06-30

Maldonado wears Father’s Day tie, leads Royals over Twins MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Martín Maldonado celebrated Father’s Day by wearing a blue necktie on his chest protector and had three hits to lift the Kansas City Royals over the Minnesota Twins 8-6 on Sunday. Maldonado had several names scribbled on the tie, along with “Happy Father’s Day.&#...
00:30, 2019-06-17

Pregnant woman changes mind mid-abortion and did this to save her twins A North Carolina woman undergoing a chemical abortion had a change of heart when she found out she was carrying twins, and with the help of a pro-life pregnancy center, she was able to save her babies....
20:01, 2019-06-27

2-year-old twins dead, mom in custody in Montauk horror Police investigating a report of a missing, possibly suicidal Long Island mother found the woman on Thursday — parked in her car in Montauk with her 2-year-old twins who were later pronounced dead. Suffolk police did not immediately release the mother’s name or possible charges after taking her into...
05:15, 2019-06-28

"Welcome To The Party": Winklevoss Twins To Zuckerberg On Crypto Plan The Winklevoss twins, one of the earliest proponents of crypto -- and bitcoin, in particular -- are speaking out for the first time since Zuckerberg's Facebook announced plans to launch a digital......
13:15, 2019-07-11

MLB-best Twins rally, beat Rays 5-3 in matchup of hot teams ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Eddie Rosario hit a tiebreaking two-run single off Adam Kolarek in the ninth inning after a pair of batters were hit by pitches, and the Minnesota Twins beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-3 Friday night in a matchup of two of the major leagues’ hottest teams. Minnesota, a bi...
05:15, 2019-06-01

Kristyna beats Karolina in battle of Pliskova twins Kristyna Pliskova pulled off the biggest victory of her career but it was bad news for twin sister Karolina who was on the receiving end of a 6-2 3-6 7-6(7) defeat at the Birmingham grasscourt event on Wednesday....
00:15, 2019-06-20

Sister act: 1st WTA meeting of identical twins ends in upset First meeting of identical twins in WTA Tour history ends with an upset as Kristyna Pliskova overcame a ranking gap of more than 100 places to beat Karolina at the grass-court Birmingham Classic        ...
02:30, 2019-06-20

Twins continue record pace, club 8 HRs in rout Miguel Sano and Jonathan Schoop each hit two of Minnesota's franchise record-tying eight home runs and the Twins hammered Matt Harvey and the Los Angeles Angels 16-7 Thursday....
03:15, 2019-05-24

Meadows drives in 4, streaking Rays pound Twins 14-3 ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Hot-hitting Austin Meadows drove in four runs to back the pitching of Charlie Morton, who remained unbeaten for the Tampa Bay Rays with a 14-3 victory over the major league-best Minnesota Twins on Thursday night. Meadows delivered the big blow in a six-run third inning ag...
05:45, 2019-05-31

Hope Solo Opens Up About Suffering a Miscarriage of Twins Hope Solo is sharing a very personal story. The Olympic soccer player, who married former NFL player Jerramy Stevens in 2012, is opening up about her devastating miscarriage. In a candid......
23:30, 2019-06-11

Twins' Max Kepler leading baseball's charge into Europe With the Yankees-Red Sox series in London, baseball embarks on its latest frontier: expanding into Europe. The face of that expansion is Twins outfielder Max Kepler....
21:45, 2019-06-27

Rays top Twins 5-2 in 18 innings to end trip on high note MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Yandy Díaz hit a sacrifice fly for Tampa Bay in the 18th inning to break a tie that lasted since the second, and the Rays finally pulled away from Minnesota for a 5-2 victory on Thursday to avoid being swept in a series by the Twins for the first time in 13 years. Ryan Yarbrough (...
02:15, 2019-06-28

Max Kepler blasts three homers as Twins avoid sweep CLEVELAND — Max Kepler homered three times and José Berríos locked up Cleveland’s lineup into the seventh inning as the Minnesota Twins avoided a sweep — and their first three-game losing streak — by beating the Indians 5-4 on Thursday night. Kepler, who entered hitless in his previous 21 at-b...
05:00, 2019-06-07

Kepler's single gives Twins walk-off win over Athletics Max Kepler's base hit capped a two-run rally in the ninth inning as the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 7-6 victory over the Oakland Athletics       ...
01:15, 2019-07-22

Lindor hits 2 of Cleveland's 4 homers in 5-2 win over Twins Francisco Lindor hit two of Cleveland's four home runs and the Indians defeated the Minnesota Twins 5-2        ...
04:30, 2019-06-05

Sarah Palin's Daughter Willow Is Pregnant With Twins The Palin family is getting not one, but two new members. Sarah Palin's daughter Willow Palin is pregnant with twins, the 24-year-old mom-to-be announced on Instagram Monday night.......
04:45, 2019-05-28

Nelson Cruz homers has 3 RBIs as Twins rout M’s 10-5 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nelson Cruz homered and had three RBIs and utility infielder Ehire Adrianza’s hustle keyed a six-run sixth and the Minnesota Twins topped the Seattle Mariners 10-5 on Thursday. Cruz, who played for the Mariners from 2015-18 before joining Minnesota as a free agent, homered i...
00:15, 2019-06-14

Sarah Palin's daughter is pregnant with twins Sarah Palin's family is getting a lot bigger. Her 24-year-old daughter announced she is pregnant with twins.        ...
08:45, 2019-05-29

Jones homers twice, drives in 5 as Tigers beat Twins 9-3 DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers haven’t given their fans much to cheer about at home this season. Playing in front of 26,818 fans — their biggest crowd since opening day — the Tigers routed the Minnesota Twins 9-3 Saturday for a rare home win. “I’ll take exactly that again tomorr...
04:00, 2019-06-09

UK doctors reveal separation of twins joined at the head Two-year-old twins joined at the head have undergone successful surgery at a British hospital to separate their skulls, brains and blood vessels, doctors said on Tuesday....
12:30, 2019-07-16

UK doctors separate 2-year-old twins joined at the head The highly complex surgery involved multiple operations on the twin girls, who were born in Pakistan in January 2017 with a condition known as “craniopagus” in which the girls’ skulls and parts of their brains were joined and intertwined....
02:00, 2019-07-17

Garver’s homer backs Gibson in Twins’ 2-0 win over Royals MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Mitch Garver’s two-run homer in the eighth inning snapped a scoreless tie, and Kyle Gibson gave up two hits in eight innings in the Minnesota Twins’ 2-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Friday night. Garver’s 11th home run of the season was deep to the berm...
05:45, 2019-06-15

Gonzalez helps power Twins to 8-3 victory over Angels Marwin Gonzalez had two hits, a home run and drove in three runs as the Minnesota Twins rallied for a 8-3 victory over the Los Angeles Angels Tuesday night        ...
17:15, 2019-05-22

| 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....
17:30, 2019-07-17

Facebook reportedly courting help from Winklevoss twins for its cryptocurrency As Facebook continues to poke around at the possibility of creating its own digital currency, it's created the possibility for the unlikeliest of reunions. According to the Financial Times, the social networking giant has held talks with the Winklevo......
02:45, 2019-05-25

Roger Federer Admits He Used to Mix Up His Twins in Vogue's 73 Questions Even champions make mistakes. Roger Federer proved this to be true during a recent interview for Vogue's 73 Questions. While gearing up for Wimbledon, the 37-year-old tennis......
18:00, 2019-07-02

Twins conjoined by skulls separated after 50 hours of operations Two-year-old twins who were joined by their skulls and blood vessels have been successfully separated after having three major operations at a London hospital....
03:00, 2019-07-16

As the Twins Stay Hot, La Tortuga Earns a Warm Embrace in Minnesota Willians Astudillo, a.k.a. la Tortuga (or the Turtle), doesn’t look like most major leaguers. And with a rare ability to make contact, he doesn’t hit like them, either....
19:45, 2019-06-27

Twins shelve Pineda with knee tendinitis, promote Smeltzer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have placed pitcher Michael Pineda on the 10-day injured list with right knee tendinitis and promoted Devin Smeltzer to take his place in the rotation. The move was made Tuesday, with Smeltzer scheduled to make his major league debut against Milwaukee. Pineda s...
18:15, 2019-05-28

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 ...
18:15, 2019-06-01

Minnesota Twins place Marwin Gonzalez on IL with hamstring strain The Minnesota Twins placed infielder Marwin Gonzalez on the 10-day injured list and put right-handed relief pitcher Blake Parker on the family medical emergency list....
05:15, 2019-06-20

Pérez’s homer caps comeback as Indians beat Twins 9-7 CLEVELAND (AP) — Roberto Pérez wanted to do something special for Carlos Carrasco when he came to the plate with the game tied in the seventh inning Wednesday night. Cleveland’s catcher came through with a solo home run to give the Indians the lead in their 9-7 win over the Minnesota Twins. Th...
10:15, 2019-06-06

Red Sox vs. Twins: David Price will benefit from Boston’s road prowess “I think I’m sort of a laid-back, cool dude in a loose mood,” said Governor Cuomo, fooling no one. Cool Dude added New Yorkers won’t tolerate “getting ripped off by the MTA” when it comes to OT. No worries, Guv, I mean Dude. OT? We’re so laid back we can tolerate chunks of metal falling......
00:15, 2019-06-19

MLB power rankings: Twins hitters are on pace to shatter history With a huge lead in the AL Central, it doesn't look like anybody is going to stop the Minnesota Twins' offense.       ...
18:15, 2019-06-17

Gordon helps Mariners beat sloppy Twins 9-6 in 10 innings MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dee Gordon scored on one of Minnesota’s three errors in the 10th inning, helping the Seattle Mariners beat the Twins 9-6 on Wednesday night. Gordon opened the 10th with a ground-rule double. Shed Long then walked before the runners advanced on Dylan Moore’s sacrifice. ...
07:45, 2019-06-13

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 ...
00:00, 2019-07-18

Watch: Twins' Max Kepler snaps 0-for-21 skid with 3-homer game Minnesota Twins outfielder Max Kepler recovered from an 0-for-21 hitting drought in the best way possible, hitting a trio of home runs in a win against the Cleveland Indians....
22:45, 2019-06-07

2-Year-Old Pak Twins, Joined At Head, Separated In London Hospital Two-year-old twins joined at the head have undergone successful surgery at a British hospital to separate their skulls, brains and blood vessels, doctors said on Tuesday....
13:45, 2019-07-16

Twins’ thrilling season is turning Torii Hunter into a believer You can forgive experienced baseball observers, whether they live in Minnesota or elsewhere, if they want to wait and see more from this year’s so-far-dynamic version of the Twins. Yet the American League Central leaders (by a mile or so), and one of the game’s best teams statistically, have won ove...
21:30, 2019-06-14

Twins vs. Athletics: Jose Berrios and Minny will skirt Oakland We got the gig! Filing our selections from the International Space Station, where we will be tending bar this weekend. Party time on the ISS as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. So lets see, that’s one small mai tai for Dan … one giant margarita for Dan’s bride. The......
21:15, 2019-07-20

How ‘Baskets’ star Zach Galifianakis pulls off playing twins The surreal world of “Baskets” extends to its cast, with Zach Galifianakis playing bearded, identical-twin brothers Chip and Dale Baskets and Louie Anderson as family matriarch Christine Baskets — a role for which he won a 2016 Emmy Award. The challenges in making Chip and Dale appear (slightly) dif...
01:15, 2019-07-02

Couple sues clinic over IVF mix-up after giving birth to twins unrelated to them New York couple is suing a Los Angeles fertility clinic after woman gives birth to other couples’ babiesA couple from New York is taking legal action against a fertility clinic claiming their IVF treatment left them pregnant with twins who were unrelated to them or each other.According to a lawsuit ...
10:45, 2019-07-09

Bitcoin Billionaires by Ben Mezrich review – the tale of the Winklevoss twins Coders, cocktails and a bank heist in reverse – the brothers who sued Mark Zuckerberg and hit bitcoin boom timeIf you have seen The Social Network, you will remember the Winklevoss twins: tall, preppy Harvard students (both played by Armie Hammer) who also happened to be Olympic oarsmen and who ende...
20:00, 2019-05-21

Smeltzer throws 6 shutout innings in debut, Twins top Brews Devin Smeltzer added another chapter to his inspiring comeback story, pitching six shutout innings in his big league debut and helping the Minnesota Twins beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-3        ...
07:45, 2019-05-29

First-time mom dies hours after giving birth to twins, family says A grieving family in Colorado is coping with the unexpected loss of a 26-year-old mother, who died in emergency surgery just hours after giving birth to twins....
07:30, 2019-06-06

Rosario, homer-happy Twins romp past White Sox 11-4 MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Eddie Rosario went 4 for 5 with three RBIs and one of Minnesota’s three home runs in another power-packed romp by the major league-leading Twins, who beat the Chicago White Sox 11-4 on Friday night for their ninth win in their last 10 games. Max Kepler was 3 for 4 with four ...
06:15, 2019-05-25

Winkevoss twins consider joining Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ despite beef with Zuckerberg The Winklevoss brothers, co-founders of cryptocurrency exchange Gemini and renown for their well-documented legal battle with Facebook, are seemingly willing to ‘get into bed’ with the tech giant in an attempt to spread the adoption of digital currencies. In an interview with CoinDesk, the twins sai...
21:00, 2019-07-10

Dad shot in random attack died at hospital where his twins were just born It should have been one of the best days of his life, but instead, an innocent new father died in the same hospital where his twins had just been born, according to reports. Tyrese Garvin, 20, was walking home from the University Hospital in Louisville last Sunday after the birth of his first childr...
21:00, 2019-06-30

Pérez's homer caps comeback as Indians beat Twins 9-7 Roberto Pérez hit a tie-breaking home run in the seventh inning and the Cleveland Indians rallied to defeat the Minnesota Twins 9-7 on Wednesday night. Cleveland used seven pitchers _ all relievers _in the win        ...
08:45, 2019-06-06

Rodríguez, Red Sox recover from 17-inning loss, beat Twins Eduardo Rodríguez picked up Boston's bullpen a night after a 17-inning loss, Brock Holt drove in three runs and the Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 9-4       ...
07:30, 2019-06-20

Kylie Jenner Twins With Her ''Mini Me'' Stormi Webster Before Having a Girls' Night Out Like mother, like daughter! It looks like Kylie Jenner has a little "mini me" on her hands. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians star took to Instagram on Saturday evening to show......
11:45, 2019-07-01

Steve Irwin's son shared a photo of him and his dad feeding the same crocodile 15 years apart, and the two could be twins Australia Zoo via Getty Images Steve Irwin's son Bob is following in his father's crocodile-loving footsteps, and works at the Australia Zoo. He posted a photo on Twitter of he and his dad feeding the same crocodile at the same zoo 15 years apart. Bob could easily be mistaken for his late father, w...
04:15, 2019-07-04

Former ASU basketball player Jill Noe gives birth to twins as surrogate for twin sister Former Arizona State basketball player Jill Noe was a surrogate for her twin sister, Whitney Bliesner, and recently gave birth to Bliesner's twins.       ...
21:15, 2019-06-13

Mets Bullpen Shows Signs of Life in 2-Game Sweep of the Twins The Mets’ beleaguered relievers stifled Minnesota over two days, but the victories came with bad news: An injury to Zack Wheeler, a potential trade asset....
03:45, 2019-07-18

Watch: Carlos Santana homer helps Indians beat Twins Carlos Santana hit a go-ahead solo home run in the bottom of the seventh inning of the Cleveland Indians' 4-3 win against the Minnesota Twins Sunday....
16:45, 2019-07-15

Indianapolis mom, infant twins die in crash with semi-truck, driver arrested The driver of a semi-truck involved in a crash that claimed the lives of a mother and her 18-month-old twins in Indianapolis was arrested on Sunday night and faces three preliminary counts of reckless homicide, a report said....
16:45, 2019-07-15

Twins conjoined at head separated after 50 hours of surgery in London, doctors say Twin girls from Pakistan that were born conjoined at the head were separated in London after 50 hours of surgery over the course of 4 months.        ...
23:30, 2019-07-16

Ex-fiancee claims Chiefs' Hill is father of newborn twins Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill's former fiancee has gone to court seeking to prove that he is the father of her newborn twins and require him to pay child support       ...
15:45, 2019-07-12

Semien has 3 extra-base hits, surging A's beat Twins 5-3 Marcus Semien led off the game with a home run and later tripled and doubled as the Oakland Athletics kept rolling, topping the Minnesota Twins 5-3 on a sweltering night       ...
11:15, 2019-07-20

Ex-soccer star Hope Solo reveals painful details of miscarriage with twins In a magazine interview, former USWNT goalkeeper Hope Solo revealed that she was "hours from dying" after a 2018 miscarriage with twins.       ...
03:15, 2019-06-12

A woman who carried her twin sister's babies gave birth to her two healthy twins An Oregon woman was told she couldn't give birth herself, so her twin sister offered to be her surrogate. Months later, the sister gave birth to two babies -- twins....
01:15, 2019-06-23

Marcus Semien hits grand slam, solo homer as A's beat Twins Marcus Semien hit a grand slam in the eighth after his tying solo homer leading off the fifth, Chris Herrmann had a career-high four hits, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Minnesota Twins 7-2 for a winning series against the AL Central leader       ...
02:45, 2019-07-05

Kentucky father shot on the way home from hospital after birth of twins not expected to survive: family A Kentucky man who was shot while walking home from the hospital after the birth of his twin daughters is on life support and not expected to survive, family said....
14:00, 2019-06-28

Meet the Bella twins on the Las Vegas leg of USA TODAY's Wine & Food Experience tour USA TODAY's Wine & Food Experience will hit Sin City on October 26, and fans have a chance to meet the Bella twins.        ...
23:15, 2019-05-24

Kate Gosselin Is "Beaming With Pride" As Twins Cara and Mady Graduate From High School Kate Gosselin is one proud mama. The reality TV star took to Instagram on Wednesday to praise her twin daughters Mady Gosselin and Cara Gosselin after their high school graduation. Kate......
10:30, 2019-05-30

Minnesota Twins slug eight more home runs, on pace to shatter MLB single-season record Led by a pair of homers from Jonathan Schoop and Miguel Sano, the surprising slugging leaders crush Angels and now own MLB's best record.        ...
07:30, 2019-05-24

BMW Shows Off One-Off X7 Pick Up Behind the passenger cabin providing five persons, the BMW X7 Pick-up offers a generous loading area. The length of the loading space varies from 140 cm (closed) to 200 cm (open)....
10:15, 2019-07-06

Pick QB to win NFL MVP, but look for value down list LAS VEGAS — While NBA free agency is about to kick into high gear and we are into the heart of baseball season, the dog days of summer are ongoing for many sports bettors. Baseball may still be dubbed the national pastime, but the NFL is America’s betting passion. Team futures, season wins and the.....
00:00, 2019-06-29

How to get rid of ice pick scars Ice pick scars are small, deep scars that can develop following severe acne. A person cannot usually treat ice pick scars at home, but a number of professional treatments can help reduce their appearance. Learn more here....
03:30, 2019-05-25

The Bella Twins added to Chicago's Wine & Food Experience tour hosted by USA TODAY The USA TODAY Wine & Food Experience is a gourmet event for locals and tourists alike to sample an eclectic collection of culinary offerings.       ...
17:15, 2019-06-20

Twins' Byron Buxton Throws An Absolute Laser To Make A 300-Foot Double Play Look Easy It’s already been well established on this site that Twins outfielder Byron Buxton is fast as hell when it comes to running the bases. But what hasn’t been talked about enough is that he’s also one of the best fielders in baseball with one of the best arms on one of the best teams in baseball right ...
04:45, 2019-06-03

A's pick up series win over Angels Stephen Piscotty drove in two runs with a home run and a sacrifice fly, and right-hander Mike Fiers worked six effective innings Thursday night, helping the visiting Oakland Athletics bounce back from a tough defeat the day before with a 7-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in Anaheim, Calif....
14:45, 2019-06-07

Take Your Pick of Anker USB-C Dongles For $21 Or Less In the hopefully not-too-distant future, everything will just plug straight into USB-C, and all will be good with the world. Until then, if you own a laptop or tablet that only has USB-C ports, you’re probably going to need a hub to plug in old flash drives, hard drives, monitors, and other legacy p...
19:00, 2019-06-27

|SAcannotjustsitbackandwaitforRamaphosatobringchange–Pick'nPayexec South Africans cannot just sit back, listen to SONA and wait for President Cyril Ramaphosa to bring change and rebuild trust in the country, says Pick 'n Pay's Suzanne Ackerman-Berman....
21:45, 2019-06-20

How to nail the interview and pick the right job Dear Greg, I was asked some tricky job-interview questions that left me blank. How should I have answered these: Tell me the differences between you and your brother? What are the qualities you would change in your father? What was the greatest setback in your life and how did you deal with it? The ...
03:45, 2019-06-17

Three golfers to pick at the Travelers Championship The Travelers Championship at TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, Conn., features 22 of the world’s top-50 players, including Brooks Koepka, Jordan Spieth and Justin Thomas. Here are two contenders and a long shot worth a wager. The plays Jason Day (18/1): Day arguably is the best putter in the world, ...
00:15, 2019-06-20

Why China’s Debt Defaults Look Set to Pick Up Again Chinese companies are facing a reality check after years of ramping up debt. A deleveraging campaign that President Xi Jinping began in 2016 to curb risks in the nation’s financial markets has led to a crackdown on unregulated lending -- so-called shadow banking -- and tighter rules on asset managem...
16:30, 2019-07-09

MLB notebook: Orioles tab C Rutschman with No. 1 pick Oregon State catcher Adley Rutschman was the No. 1 overall selection by the Baltimore Orioles in the 2019 MLB Draft on Monday night. The switch-hitting Rutschman batted .411 with 17 homers and 58 RBIs in 57 games for the Beavers this season as a junior....
08:00, 2019-06-04

BMW X7 pick-up truck designed by students News 5 Jul, 2019 Based on BMW's flagship SUV, the X7 pick-up features a teak-lined load bed and seating for five adults (plus one motorcycle)...
16:30, 2019-07-05

How to Pick the Right Trekking Poles For Hiking When you’re hiking for a long time over uneven ground, a good trekking stick can can ease the burden on your legs and back. However, not all sticks are the same. Here’s the criteria you can use to pick the perfect walking stick for your hike....
02:00, 2019-06-12

How to Pick Sunglasses That Actually Protect Your Eyes Sunglasses are one of the few items that can simultaneously help protect your health and serve as a stylish accessory. As tempting as it is to buy a pair based solely on how cool they make you look, it’s also a good idea to check their tag and make sure they actually offer your eyes some protection....
05:15, 2019-07-03

BMW to pick new CEO, Zipse emerges as favorite BMW is set to name Oliver Zipse as its new chief executive, picking the manufacturing expert to help the German automaker make the shift to electric and self-driving cars and tackle new competition from technology giants....
15:00, 2019-07-18

How to pick the best approach to data science (fyi, there are three) As companies place an increasing premium on data science, there is some debate about which approach is best to adopt — and there is no straight up, one-size-fits-all answer. It really depends on your organization’s needs and what you hope to accomplish. There are three main approaches that have been...
20:30, 2019-06-19

The 0.3% of U.K. Voters Who Will Pick the Next Prime Minister Older, whiter and more right-wing than average, Conservatives who will choose their party’s next leader are adamant about one thing: Brexit at any cost....
12:15, 2019-07-06

How to Pick the Best Light Bulb for Every Room The lighting in a room isn’t just part of the decor; it can affect everything from your sleep schedule to your brain power. So it’s understandable that you want your home, the place you presumably spend a big chunk of your life, to be lit nicely. But there are so many different options to choose fro...
02:45, 2019-06-08

BMW to pick new CEO, Zipse emerges as favourite BMW is set to name Oliver Zipse as its new chief executive, picking the manufacturing expert to help the German automaker make the shift to electric and self-driving cars and tackle new competition from technology giants....
12:30, 2019-07-18

Islanders’ surprise pick is a big Mat Barzal fan VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Nice comparison, kid. The Islanders went off the grid a bit when they took Swedish winger Simon Holmstrom with the No. 23-overall pick in the NHL draft on Friday night. And then the 18-year-old sat there wearing his blue-and-orange hat and said one of the players he mod...
09:01, 2019-06-22

We made Jim Gaffigan pick a new family Miranda Bailey’s directorial debut Being Frank stars Jim Gaffigan as a father whose life is turned upside down when his son discovers he has another family. When we sat down to interview the cast about the movie, we thought it’d be fitting to play a game we call “Which famous family would you rather...
04:15, 2019-06-12

O's make Rutschman top pick; Witt Jr. goes 2nd The Orioles selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the MLB draft Monday night. Texas high school shortstop Bobby Witt Jr. went No. 2 to the Royals....
06:15, 2019-06-04

Ferrari make the first pick for F1 Pro Series Debutants Ferrari were given first pick in the Pro Draft for the 2019 Formula One esports series on Wednesday and chose Italian gamer David Tonizza to race for them against the other nine teams....
05:01, 2019-07-18

This Chart Will Help You Pick Which Lloyd Alexander Is Right for You If you’re like most people, at some point in your life you’ve found yourself having to make a difficult decision: which Lloyd Alexander do you need in your life right now, the small, inexpensive German car with bodies made of wood and vinyl, or the beloved children’s fantasy book author, best known ...
02:45, 2019-05-24

The only way Knicks can mess up this pick is if they overthink it There have been few recent nights like the one awaiting the Knicks Thursday night. There have been so few times across the past 20 years when the Knicks have only good things awaiting them on any night of the calendar, June or January or any night in between. Thursday is one of those nights. Thursda...
06:30, 2019-06-20

The Best Laptop 2019: Our pick of the best laptops you can buy In this guide to the best laptops of 2019, we list the top notebooks money can buy, no matter what kind of laptop you're looking for, or what your budget is.So, you may be on the search for the best Chromebook, or perhaps the best premium Ultrabook or gaming laptop. Regardless of what you'...
12:00, 2019-06-20

Twins Broadcaster Bert Blyleven Calls For The Destruction Of Tropicana Field After The Park Stole Another Homer From Miguel Sano While the Rays were unable to stop the red-hot Twins from getting a win on Friday, at least Tropicana Field was once again victorious over Minnesota third baseman Miguel Sano....
18:45, 2019-06-01

It's MLB draft day! Here's what you need to know From who might get picked No. 1 to whether this pitching-poor draft might create a few surprises, here's your cheat sheet on draft day trends and topics....
15:15, 2019-06-03

French pick alliance preservation over FCA promises Since Carlos Ghosn's arrest in November, the French government has said repeatedly that its main goal is to preserve the Renault-Nissan alliance. The state proved it was serious when it refused to approve a merger with Fiat Chrysler without Nissan's full support....
20:45, 2019-06-06

First drive: Skoda Mountiaq pick-up concept One-off student-built machine is a Kodiaq reimagined for wilderness expeditions Since 1927, Skoda has run an in-house vocational academy to help train future designers and engineers, and since 2014, the students of the Skoda Academy have produced a one-off concept car each year to highlight the ski...
16:45, 2019-06-05

You Can Kayak in Europe for Free, If You Pick Up Trash All over the world, our oceans, lakes, and rivers are full of trash. There’s a heap of plastic garbage swirling around in the Pacific Ocean right now and much of it is the result of our own littering and improper trash disposal. Some waterways in Europe suffer the same littering problem, which led t...
01:15, 2019-05-22

A Select Few Prepare to Pick Next U.K. Prime Minister Over the coming weeks, a group of people who represent less than 1% of the British electorate will choose the U.K.’s prime minister—and polls indicate these 160,000 Conservative Party members are more likely to support a “no deal” Brexit than the rest of the country....
22:45, 2019-06-13

Six Daypacks to Pick Up Before Your Summer Adventures Begin Aside from solid hiking footwear, I would argue that a decent daypack is the most important piece of gear for a hiker to have in his or her arsenal. By now, we all know we should hike with the Ten Essentials, right? So you’re going to to need to stash that stuff somewhere. Hooray for daypacks!...
03:45, 2019-06-05

Walmart Turns to VR to Pick Middle Managers The country’s largest employer is using a VR skills assessment as part of the selection process to find new middle managers, hoping to limit inherent bias in hiring decisions, increase diversity and reduce turnover in a tight labor market....
12:30, 2019-06-30

Dev-Led Panel To Pick Coach, But No Decision Before SC Hearing The Kapil Dev-led ad-hoc committee has emerged as the frontrunner to pick the next national coach but a final decision on panel formation would be taken only after the next Supreme Court hearing...
19:00, 2019-07-17

Nuggets pick up Bol Bol in 2nd round trade with Heat DENVER (AP) — Denver and the Miami Heat agreed to a draft night trade that will send Oregon center Bol Bol to the Nuggets. The Nuggets didn’t have a draft pick Thursday, but swung a deal after the Heat took Bol at No. 44. In exchange, Miami will receive a future second-round pick and cash cons...
08:00, 2019-06-21

EU leaders agree to pick new 'Mr or Ms Europe' next month European Union leaders engaged in a first skirmish on Tuesday over who should become the next chief of the European Commission, giving themselves a short deadline to agree on the bloc's top jobs and a target of assigning half of them to women....
17:30, 2019-05-29

Pats pick up another tight end in trade with Lions The Patriots have acquired third-year tight end Michael Roberts from the Lions for a conditional seventh-round pick in 2020. The Patriots are thin at tight end as they transition without Rob Gronkowski....
03:15, 2019-06-14

Get 20 expert coding courses for a price you pick But, you know what? Specialization is overrated. Rather than pursuing one narrow programming path, why not learn a bunch? The Pay What You Want: 20-Course Programming Bundle is a kitchen sink-sized programming package that jams in just about any web development discipline you could ever want. And ra...
15:45, 2019-07-05

Source: Wolves get sixth pick for No. 11, Saric The Wolves acquired the sixth pick in Thursday's NBA draft for the 11th pick and Dario Saric, a source told ESPN. Texas Tech guard Jarrett Culver went with the No. 6 pick, while North Carolina forward Cameron Johnson was the 11th pick....
03:45, 2019-06-21

Mets vs. Cubs: Chicago the pick as Yu Darvish comes in off gem Mayor de Blasio, who is never here, has hired Gregory Russ to be the new NYCHA chief. Russ, who will make $402,000 yearly, will be spending his weekends in Minnesota with family. The perfect hire. … The Mets, looking for a scapegoat, fired pitching coach Dave Eiland and replaced him with the a...
19:45, 2019-06-21

NFL notebook: DT McCoy reportedly to pick from 3 teams After finishing his latest free-agent visit with Carolina on Friday, six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Gerald McCoy will reportedly decide on his 2019 team among three final suitors: the Panthers, the Baltimore Ravens and the Cleveland Browns....
12:15, 2019-06-01

The best laptop 2019: our pick of the 15 best laptops you can buy this year The best laptops of 2019 offer performance and features that would have been unthinkable a few years ago, and on this page we've listed the best laptops that will suit a wide range of budgets.So, no matter if you're looking for for cheap and cheerful Chromebooks, premium Ultrabooks or imme...
17:30, 2019-05-22

Why China’s Debt Defaults Look Set to Pick Up Again: QuickTake Chinese companies are facing a reality check after years of ramping up debt. A deleveraging campaign that President Xi Jinping began in 2016 to curb risks in the nation’s financial markets has led to a crackdown on unregulated lending -- so-called shadow banking -- and tighter rules on asset managem...
04:45, 2019-07-09

Names you need to know from Day 2 of the MLB draft Sons of major leaguers, potential hidden gems and ... a Navy flight officer? These players weren't first-round picks, but they're still worth tracking....
00:15, 2019-06-05

IRS releases draft of new W-4 The Internal Revenue Service released a draft copy of its new W-4 form Friday, saying it's meant to keep withholdings closer to what Americans owe under the 2017 tax law....
05:15, 2019-06-01

Kazakhstan Elects Longtime President's Pick for Successor Authorities named a former prime minister as the winner of the oil-rich former Soviet nation’s presidential election, a vote that was marred by mass detentions and criticized by international observers....
15:00, 2019-06-10

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Midday’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 4 Midday” game were: 5-0-9-2 (five, zero, nine, two) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Midday’ game appeared first on LEX18.com....
21:00, 2019-05-22

UK Tories to pick final 2 contenders for prime minister LONDON (AP) — Britain’s governing Conservatives are set to pick two candidates who will square off to become the country’s next prime minister. Lawmakers will vote Thursday to eliminate two contenders from a four-strong field of ex-foreign minister Boris Johnson, current Foreign Secretar...
10:45, 2019-06-20

Vivo Z1 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro vs Realme 3 Pro vs Samsung M40: Our Pick? Vivo Z1 Pro vs Redmi Note 7 Pro vs Realme 3 Pro vs Samsung M40 Comparison: camera, display, speed test, performance, battery life, price in India compared....
18:30, 2019-07-18

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Midday’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 3 Midday” game were: 2-3-9 (two, three, nine) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Midday’ game appeared first on LEX18.com....
21:00, 2019-05-22

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

Police: Man drove drunk to pick up woman charged with DWI HACKETTSTOWN, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say a man drove drunk to a New Jersey police station where he was picking up a woman who had been charged with drunken driving. Hackettstown police say 21-year-old Morgan Doran, of Netcong, was arrested early Friday after a traffic stop. She was taken to the sta...
19:30, 2019-05-24

Steve Mnuchin: U.S. to pick up trade talks with China The United States and China will hold trade talks by phone Thursday, and in-person negotiations could also resume in the near future, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday....
16:15, 2019-07-18

Trump Fed Pick Missed Bank Board Meetings One of President Trump’s latest Federal Reserve picks has amassed an attendance record that is worse than all but two of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development’s 23 directors....
01:00, 2019-07-16

Royals adding former first-round pick Starling from minors The Royals are bringing Bubba Starling to the majors, culminating a journey that took eight years in the minors for the hometown hero and former first-round draft pick       ...
20:15, 2019-07-11

EU parliament to decide on hard-won pick for Commission head EU governments' surprise nominee for president of the European Union's executive, Germany's Ursula von der Leyen, will seek support in the EU parliament on Wednesday hoping to secure the confirmation that she will need in two weeks' time....
16:30, 2019-07-03

G20 says global growth to pick up; trade, geopolitics among risks Financial leaders of the world's biggest economies will say on Sunday that global growth is likely to pick up this year and next, but that intensified trade and geopolitical tensions were among the key downside risks, the final draft communique showed....
10:30, 2019-06-09

Our pick of Venice Biennale 2019's most scientific artworks Venice’s Biennale is colourful, brash, and full of experiments. But in the end, it’s about the trickiness of learning to live with our digital creations...
16:15, 2019-05-21

NBA notebook: Suns deal former top pick Jackson to Grizz The Phoenix Suns dealt former fourth overall pick Josh Jackson to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday in a trade involving four players and two draft picks, according to an ESPN report....
05:00, 2019-07-04

Skoda Mountiaq: New pictures show pick-up concept One-off Kodiaq-based lifestyle vehicle is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme New images show the Mountiaq pick-up concept that Skoda will showcase in June as part of a student training programme. The two-door Kodiaq-based off-roader has been developed by 35 studen...
15:30, 2019-06-03

Analysis: Belmont pick is Tacticus, aided by bloodlines This is a Triple Crown season that will be remembered, though probably should be forgotten. Maximum Security was the winner of the Kentucky Derby for about 20 minutes, then got taken down over a claim of foul that will be debated forever. The Preakness was probably most notable for Bodexpress throwi...
23:00, 2019-06-07

Pick Out a New Casio Watch in Today's Amazon Gold Box Tragically, there are no calculator watches to be had here, but Amazon is offering big savings on a variety of Casio timepieces, today only. We’ve included a few highlights, make sure to check out the full posting for all of the deals....
01:00, 2019-05-29

YOUR MONEY - Do the math before you pick the expensive school zone For John Bohnsack, it was a classic parental dilemma: Get a small, expensive house in a high-quality school district, or pay less and get more house in a worse neighborhood....
13:30, 2019-06-10

Lakers get Horton-Tucker in 2nd round after trading top pick LOS ANGELES (AP) — A few hours after the Los Angeles Lakers made a draft pick for another team, they made a solid addition to their own roster. Although the Lakers gave up the fourth overall pick in the yet-to-be-announced trade for Anthony Davis earlier this month, they acquired the 46th overall pi...
08:00, 2019-06-21

BMW poised to pick production chief as CEO after Krueger bows out BMW board member Oliver Zipse, a 55 year-old company veteran, is the front runner to become the carmaker's new chief executive, sources said on Friday after Harald Krueger announced he would not stay on beyond April 2020....
18:00, 2019-07-05

Trump likely to pick Scalia's son for labor secretary: Politico U.S. President Donald Trump is likely to pick Eugene Scalia, the oldest son of the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, to be the secretary of labor, Politico reported on Thursday, citing three unnamed sources....
01:45, 2019-07-19

NBA-champion Raptors take Miami C Hernandez with 59th pick The Toronto Raptors selected center Dewan Hernandez from the University of Miami with the 59th pick in the NBA draft       ...
08:00, 2019-06-21

House Dems pick party unity over ICE fight House Democratic leaders are likely to duck what could be their best chance to force President Donald Trump to fix squalid conditions at the border, out of fear of stirring up further infighting in the caucus.Democrats are pushing to relieve congested detention facilities for migrants and demand acc...
02:15, 2019-07-14

The best wireless headphones 2019: our pick of the best ways to cut the cord Best Wireless (Bluetooth) Headphones: Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best wireless and Bluetooth headphones you can buy in 2019.Years ago, we might've tried to dissuade you from buying a pair of wireless headphones. At the time, the technology had issues with wireless connectivity ove...
23:45, 2019-06-19

Giants vs. Cardinals: Surging San Francisco is the underdog pick The Giants enter their home series against the Cardinals with a 39-47 record, but appear to be playing their best baseball of the season. San Francisco has won five of its past six games while an offense that is in the bottom three in runs per game and batting average has scored six-plus runs in......
00:30, 2019-07-06

Jays select college pitcher with 1st-round pick The Toronto Blue Jays went for size and strength with their first selection of this year's MLB draft. Now they're excited to see how those traits can translate to their pro ranks....
07:45, 2019-06-04

Take Your Pick of Cards Against Humanity Expansions For Half Off, Starting at $3 Cards Against Humanity offers several major expansions to keep the game fresh, but they’ve also offered a number of smaller themed packs through the years that can give your deck a unique character. Today on Amazon, several of them are on sale for just $3-$3.50 (after applying the 50% off coupon, av...
05:00, 2019-07-11

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 4 Evening” game were: 3-7-7-3 (three, seven, seven, three) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 4 Evening’ game appeared first on LEX18.com....
05:30, 2019-05-22

Source: Knicks reject Hawks' offer for No. 3 pick The Knicks have declined a recent trade offer that would have sent the No. 3 overall draft pick to the Hawks in exchange for the eighth and 10th picks, a source told ESPN's Jonathan Givony....
23:30, 2019-06-18

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Pick 3 Evening” game were: 2-6-4 (two, six, four) The post Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game appeared first on LEX18.com....
05:30, 2019-05-22

Domingo German and Edwin Encarnacion Help the Yankees Pick Right Up German (11-2) beat the Blue Jays with six innings of three-hit ball, and Encarnacion hit a three-run double as the Yankees, with the best A.L. record, began the second half of the season....
06:30, 2019-07-13

Jets ink third-round pick, only Quinnen Williams still unsigned The New York Jets signed third-round tackle Chuma Edoga to his four-year rookie contract. Edoga was drafted 92nd overall in April out of USC, where he started 25 games and blocked for Jets quarterback Sam Darnold in 2016 and 2017. His signing leaves the Jets with only one unsigned draftee, third ove...
10:30, 2019-06-28

EKU Signees Picked on Third Day of the MLB Draft RICHMOND, Ky. – Two Eastern Kentucky University baseball signees were picked on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball (MLB) Draft. DJ Gladney was the first off the board on Wednesday. The third baseman out of Illiana Christian High School in Richton Park, Illinois was selected in the 16th...
22:15, 2019-06-06

NFL supplemental draft: Everything you need to know for 2019 Only seven players have been selected in the last nine years of the supplemental draft, but teams could take a look at options on Wednesday.       ...
03:30, 2019-07-10

12 international players available in NBA draft Twelve international players, led by prospective top-10 pick Sekou Doumbouya of Guinea, remained in the NBA draft at the final deadline to withdraw on Tuesday....
05:30, 2019-06-12

Two more UA baseball players taken in MLB draft on day 3 TUCSON – Arizona Wildcats left-handed pitchers Andrew Nardi and Randy Labaut were both selected on the final day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Wednesday. Nardi was taken by the Miami Marlins in the 16th round (471st overall), while Labaut was drafted by the Cleveland Indians in th...
07:45, 2019-06-06

'The View' co-host Abby Huntsman gives birth to twins, a boy and a girl The 33-year-old announced that she was expecting twins back in January and told People magazine that the news came as a surprise to her.        ...
19:15, 2019-06-06

Sprint is the second US carrier to pick up the Samsung Galaxy A50 at a reasonable price While US carriers don't sell a lot of mid-range Galaxy devices nowadays, Samsung didn't exactly catch us off guard with the A50 announcement for Verizon earlier this week. More interestingly (and somewhat surprisingly), the company vaguely suggested the sleek and decently powerful Galaxy A50, as wel...
12:45, 2019-06-13

Skoda names student-built Kodiaq pick-up concept One-off Mountiaq is part of annual project by students on Czech firm's training programme Skoda will showcase a one-off pick-up concept in June, as part of a student training programme, and has revealed it will be called the Mountiaq.  The two-door Kodiaq-based off-roader has been developed by 35 s...
12:15, 2019-05-28

Trump's UN pick under fire for spending 300 days away from current post Democrat finds Kelly Craft’s ‘staggering time’ away from her current post as ambassador to Canada ‘very troubling’The Trump administration’s nominee to be the next US envoy to the United Nations has come under congressional scrutiny for absenteeism after spending more than half her time as ambassado...
10:15, 2019-06-20

Aly Wagner talks US pressure, soccer career, World Cup pick Former Team USA World Cup and Olympics soccer star and current Fox analyst Aly Wagner kicks around some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby as the women’s World Cup gets cranking. Q: Is there pressure on the U.S. women’s team? A: It’s there, for sure. But something that remains true with this group ...
05:00, 2019-06-09

Trump's Pentagon pick says he won't be bullied into making 'stupid decisions' U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become his top uniformed military adviser told Congress on Thursday that he would not be "intimidated into making stupid decisions," saying he would always give his best advice, regardless of pressure....
01:45, 2019-07-12

Sources: Celts send C Baynes, 24th pick to Suns The Celtics have agreed to send center Aron Baynes and the No. 24 pick to the Suns, sources told ESPN, a move that will put their salary cap space at $25.8 million....
05:30, 2019-06-21

Bolsonaro pick for Funai agency horrifies indigenous leaders Marcelo Xavier da Silva is police officer linked to agribusinessFormer agency employee: ‘I am scared of him’ Indigenous leaders and specialists working with Brazil’s nearly one million tribal people have been stunned and disconcerted by the appointment of a federal police officer with strong connect...
10:00, 2019-07-21

From Sheffield United to Milan: our writers pick their favourite kits It’s that time of the year when clubs bring out their strips for the coming season, so which ones do we look back on fondly?There’s history behind this one. It was the first ever fluorescent outfield shirt (according to Umbro, at least) and kicked off a trend that has never really gone away (no surp...
00:15, 2019-07-17

New Yorkers would pick Gillibrand over de Blasio in 2020 — if forced to choose It would be no contest if New York Democratic voters had to choose just between the two hometown candidates running for president — Mayor Bill de Blasio and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Gillibrand trounces de Blasio 56 percent to 25 percent, with the rest of the Democrats undecided, according to a hypot...
21:45, 2019-06-10

Trump’s Pentagon pick is Army veteran, defense lobbyist WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s pick for new Defense Secretary is an Army veteran who served in the first Iraq war and also has experience as a national security adviser on Capitol Hill as well as a defense industry lobbyist. Trump on Tuesday said Mark Esper, his current Army secret...
03:45, 2019-06-19

Undocumented, vulnerable, scared: the women who pick your food for $3 an hour In the fields of south Texas Mexican women work long hours in dangerous conditions under the ever-present threat of deportationOn a rainy, pre-dawn Monday morning in the fields of the Rio Grande Valley along the Mexican border in south Texas, little constellations of flashlights twinkle across the g...
10:45, 2019-07-10

Trump Expected to Pick Ken Cuccinelli for Immigration Policy Role The job’s duties and title are still being decided, but Ken Cuccinelli, an immigration hard-liner, is expected to work through the Department of Homeland Security....
21:15, 2019-05-21

Critic’s Pick: ‘The Proposal’ Review: The Artist, the Architect and the Other Woman Jill Magid’s documentary is part of her campaign to bring the tightly controlled archives of the Mexican architect Luis Barragán to a wider audience....
15:30, 2019-05-23

Anniversay Games: Ones to watch, pick of the events, full schedule "It\u0027s that time of the year again when the world\u0027s best athletes compete in the latest round of the Diamond League series at the London Stadium."...
00:30, 2019-07-19

Kids who play violent videogames may be more likely to pick up a gun and pull the trigger (Reuters Health) - Children who either played or watched a videogame that included gun violence were more likely afterward to handle a gun and pull the trigger, a new study finds....
10:15, 2019-06-01

RJ Barrett pick sends Knicks fans into unfamiliar frenzy RJ Barrett has achieved the impossible — he’s made Knicks fans happy. Unlike four years ago when the Knicks used the fourth overall pick to draft Kristaps Porzingis, who was mercilessly booed by the Barclays Center crowd, the Knicks fans in Brooklyn Thursday night erupted — including Spike Lee...
02:45, 2019-06-21

Form Panel To Pick New Congress Chief: Janardan Dwivedi Veteran Congress leader Janardan Dwivedi on Tuesday suggested that Rahul Gandhi should form a committee for suggesting the name of the new Congress president....
14:15, 2019-07-09

IMF cuts global growth outlook, but predicts pick up later in 2019 The outlook for global growth is at its lowest since the financial crisis, but expected to pick up in the second half of 2019, the International Monetary Fund reported on Tuesday, so long as “policy missteps that could harm economic activity” are avoided....
14:45, 2019-05-21

Brewers vs. Pirates: Zach Davies makes Milwaukee the pick The week that was. So which of these stories shocked you least? Mayor de Blasio going to the gym instead of the new 9/11 Memorial? Jeopardy’s James Holzhauer winning again? Veterans walking out on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez after her latest tirade? Or that the fix was in on Jussie Smollett’s dramatic ...
18:45, 2019-06-02

Trump's Pentagon pick says won't be bullied into making 'stupid decisions' U.S. President Donald Trump's nominee to become his top uniformed military adviser told Congress on Thursday that he would not be "intimidated into making stupid decisions," saying he would always give his best advice, regardless of pressure....
22:30, 2019-07-11

First-round pick Connor McMichael has a long way to go, but Capitals see big potential The 18-year old, who describes himself as a “200-foot center,” says he hopes to improve his strength while playing for the London Knights in the Ontario Hockey League....
18:15, 2019-06-28

NATO faces big bill if it does not pick AWACS successor soon - officials NATO faces significant costs if it does not act soon to choose a successor for its ageing fleet of 14 Boeing E-3A Airborne Warning & Control System (AWACS) surveillance aircraft, often called the alliance's "eyes in the sky", senior officials said....
15:30, 2019-06-15

Sheriff: Store wouldn't let deputy wearing gun pick up ring A North Carolina sheriff says a jewelry store would not allow one of his deputies to pick up an engagement ring because he was wearing his service weapon....
07:45, 2019-06-06

The Latest: Projected top pick Jack Hughes visits Cup Final ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final (all times local): 5:05 p.m. Projected first overall pick Jack Hughes and a handful of other top NHL prospects visited the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins at their morning skates before Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final. Hughes, potentia...
01:01, 2019-06-04

Cuomo wants to bend rules for MTA board pick Robert Mujica Because Mujica lives in Columbia County near Albany, he is ineligible to serve on the MTA board under a statue stating that member must reside in the 12-county downstate region that the authority serves....
05:45, 2019-06-17

Mexican oil regulator cancels Oct auctions to pick Pemex partners Mexico's oil regulator announced on Thursday the cancellation of auctions set for October to pick joint-venture partners for national oil company Pemex in seven onshore areas....
03:30, 2019-06-14

New 2020 Tesla pick-up: Elon Musk announces price News 5 Jun, 2019 Musk claims the Tesla pick-up will be more functional than an Ford F-150, sportier than a Porsche 911 and cost “well under” $50,000...
14:00, 2019-06-05

Israel's Knesset taps Netanyahu's pick for state comptroller Israel's parliament has voted in favor of appointing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's candidate for state comptroller, representing a minor political victory for the embattled leader....
19:00, 2019-06-03

Trump U.N. pick Craft says climate change a threat to planet U.S. President Donald Trump's pick to be United Nations ambassador acknowledged on Wednesday that climate change is a threat and pledged to recuse herself from any U.N. talks on the issue involving coal because her husband is a coal billionaire....
22:15, 2019-06-19

NATO faces big bill if it does not pick AWACS successor soon: officials NATO faces significant costs if it does not act soon to choose a successor for its ageing fleet of 14 Boeing E-3A Airborne Warning & Control System (AWACS) surveillance aircraft, often called the alliance's "eyes in the sky", senior officials said....
15:45, 2019-06-15

Julius Baer assets hit record as money inflows pick up Assets under management at Swiss private bank Julius Baer rose 12% in the first four months of 2019 to a record 427 billion Swiss francs ($425.34 billion)....
08:00, 2019-05-24

| Black Africans must pick up Everest challenge, says landmark climber The first black African woman to climb Everest says that people from her continent must seek "amazing" new challenges to prove they can compete with the best....
00:15, 2019-05-24

New student-built Skoda Mountiaq pick-up truck revealed News 3 Jun, 2019 The one-off Skoda Mountiaq was designed and built by 35 students at the Czech brand’s vocational school to showcase their skills...
16:30, 2019-06-03

Pilot On Way To Pick Up Bangladesh PM Didn't Carry Passport, Sent Back A Bangladesh pilot, who flew a special plane to bring Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina back from Finland after her three-nation visit, was caught without his passport at Qatar's international airport,......
16:00, 2019-06-07

Trump’s UN pick was absent more than 300 days from post as ambassador to Canada “I find this staggering amount of time away from post very troubling and an abdication of leadership," said Bob Menendez, top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee...
00:45, 2019-06-20

Sarah Palin's daughter Willow is pregnant and she's having twins Willow Palin, the 24-year-old daughter of former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin, married Ricky Bailey in September 2018.        ...
08:45, 2019-05-29

Twins announcer Bert Blyleven on Tropicana Field: 'Blow up this place' The Twins' color commentator was not pleased after Miguel Sano's would-be home run was instead a pop-out to short.        ...
11:15, 2019-06-02

Garver's go-ahead single in 12th inning lifts Twins past A's Mitch Garver hit a go-ahead single with one out in the 12th inning, sending the Minnesota Twins past the Oakland Athletics 4-3       ...
09:00, 2019-07-04

'Doomsday preppers' accused of abusing adopted twins who escaped from Florida farm Wakulla residents are surprised to learn of the Doomsday couple charged with abusing their adopted twin daughters.        ...
20:45, 2019-07-15

The 2019 NBA Draft class can be transformational Let’s face it. The NBA draft isn’t quite like the NFL draft. Not yet anyway. Suspense in the NBA draft normally lasts about two seconds after the No. 1 overall pick is announced. The rest is all speculation. But the 2019 draft seems to be a bit different. It starts with a league that has......
08:00, 2019-06-21

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.       ...
22:00, 2019-06-20

When the Knicks knew they were going to draft RJ Barrett General manager Scott Perry knew RJ Barrett eventually would be a Knick when he visited their Tarrytown campus June 10 and wowed them. “He came in and won our building over,’’ Perry said on a conference call Thursday night after Barrett officially became a Knick with the third pick in the NBA draft ...
08:00, 2019-06-21

American Players Rise to the Top in the N.H.L. Draft The first round of the N.H.L. draft on Friday was one of the strongest showings ever by American-born players — and not just because of the No. 1 pick, Jack Hughes....
20:15, 2019-06-22

| Pelicans eye Williamson, future in NBA Draft Teenage star Zion Williamson is set to be chosen with the top pick in the NBA Draft on Thursday as the New Orleans Pelicans launch their quest to build a championship team....
11:45, 2019-06-19

Here Are The Lottery Picks Of The 2019 NBA Draft The saddest teams in the NBA have gone ahead and taken prospects they hope can lead their franchise into next year’s tank when they race for whoever 2020's best college player will be. Here are the lottery picks of 2019....
08:00, 2019-06-21

NHL draft will have American flavor: Five U.S. players could go in top 10 Jack Hughes, Cole Caufield and Alex Turcotte could go in the first five picks of the NHL draft and five to seven could go in the first 12 picks.       ...
19:30, 2019-06-18

Explosion of trades before NBA draft even begins The draft hasn’t yet begun. The deals already have. The Pelicans added to their Anthony Davis draft haul by sending the No. 4 overall pick acquired from the Lakers to the Hawks in exchange for the eighth, 17th and 35th picks, according to ESPN. The Pelicans are also sending Solomon Hill — owed...
02:45, 2019-06-21

The 13 countries outside the US that produce the most NBA draft picks Frank Franklin II/AP The 2019 NBA draft will be held on Thursday, June 20. Once again, NBA teams will select players from around the world, a testament to the worldwide popularity of the sport. Over the last decade, no country outside the United States has produced more NBA draft picks than Canada,...
04:15, 2019-06-18

NBA fashion: The best suits worn at NBA draft The NBA draft always brings with it some amazing fashion from the prospects that walk on stage. Here's some of the best looks of the past decade.       ...
19:30, 2019-06-18

Duke’s Williamson set to lead off NBA draft NEW YORK (AP) — The NBA draft is all about Zion Williamson. The draft begins Thursday night with the Duke freshman projected to go first overall to the New Orleans Pelicans. The 6-foot-7, 285-pound forward was the biggest star the college level has seen in years, filling highlight reels with thunder...
10:45, 2019-06-20

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

MLB Draft: Who’s going No. 1 and where Yankees and Mets may turn The true impact of the MLB Draft won’t be known for years, but the next three days are important. They will shape the future of so many organizations in this day when youth is so prevalent in the game. The first two rounds take place Monday night, rounds 3-10 will be held Tuesday and rounds......
10:45, 2019-06-03

Two more UA baseball players selected on second day of MLB draft TUCSON –  Arizona Wildcats outfielder Matt Fraizer and left-handed pitcher Avery Weems were both selected on the second day of the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft on Tuesday.  Here’s more on how the MLB draft affects the Wildcat baseball team (from our Tuesday sportscast): Fraizer was ...
11:15, 2019-06-05

2019 MLB draft: Picks and analysis Day 1 of the 2019 MLB draft is in the books, with the Orioles taking Adley Rutschman at No. 1 overall. We've got analysis of all the first-round picks and more....
00:15, 2019-06-05

Blue Jays take son of Roy Halladay on Day 3 of MLB draft Toronto has selected Florida high school pitcher Braden Halladay, a son of the late Roy Halladay, in the 32nd round of the Major League Baseball draft _ the round matching his father's Blue Jays uniform number that was retired        ...
02:15, 2019-06-06

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

'Overwatch' test lets you pick and queue for a specific hero class Players have been asking for it for years and finally, it's arrived: Blizzard is introducing Role Queue to Overwatch. From today, players in the PTR will be able to beta test a feature that allows them to choose the role they want to play -- tank, su......
00:30, 2019-07-19

As Russell Westbrook trade rumors pick up, the time is right for the Thunder to deal Westbrook's furious play and faithfulness have carried a franchise and a fan base through heartbreaking losses and unexpected departures. But the time has come to seriously weigh a split....
00:30, 2019-07-09

Devils’ mind seen as made up on Jack Hughes-Kaapo Kakko pick BUFFALO — Yes, the World Championships did make some people think twice. The terrific performance from Finland’s Kaapo Kakko did make some people doubt who the Devils might take with the No. 1-overall selection in the draft — and therefore, who the Rangers might get with No. 2. But as the NHL Combin...
06:30, 2019-06-01

Women’s World Cup 2019: Guardian writers pick their highs and lows From kindly taxi drivers to the great goals, games and Megan Rapinoe, our writers tell all about their month in FranceMatch of the tournament England 1-2 USA. Yes, England lost and, on balance, they deserved to be defeated but it was tense and tight and a wonderful advert for the women’s game. An ev...
23:15, 2019-07-08

Shaquille O'Neal would build a franchise around No. 44 pick Bol Bol over Zion Williamson O'Neal had an obvious bias, having seen Bol up close when the 7-foot-2 big man was playing alongside his son.       ...
20:15, 2019-06-21

Youngsters In Focus As Selectors Gear Up To Pick Squad For Windies Tour India will first play the limited-overs series - three T20Is and three ODIs between August 3 and August 14 -- before starting their campaign in the Test championship with two Tests....
20:01, 2019-07-20

Labor Secretary Pick Eugene Scalia Has Strong Antiregulation Record n Eugene Scalia, the Trump administration has found a potential secretary of labor with an established record of pursuing limits on government regulation of business....
19:45, 2019-07-19

Mets’ first-round pick Brett Baty shows he has ‘awesome’ power Brett Baty stood near the cage, watching the Mets take batting practice until it was his turn. He got a word of encouragement from Pete Alonso, stepped in the cage and started the show. Donning an uppercut left-handed swing that manager Mickey Callaway later said reminded him of Aubrey Huff and Jay ...
03:00, 2019-06-16

Nets trade 1st-round pick, pointing toward free-agent spree The Brooklyn Nets made another move pointing toward a possible free-agent spending spree, trading first-round draft pick Mfiondu Kabengele of Florida State to the Los Angeles Clippers       ...
08:30, 2019-06-21

Trump Supreme Court pick Kavanaugh delivered the goods for conservatives President Donald Trump's appointee Brett Kavanaugh consistently delivered during his first term as a justice for conservatives who had hoped he would move the U.S. Supreme Court further to the right while still managing to keep a low profile following his acrimonious Senate confirmation process....
04:30, 2019-06-29

Senator who killed Amazon deal defies Cuomo again, backs AOC’s DA pick State Sen. Michael Gianaris — the lawmaker who helped stop Amazon from opening a new headquarters in Long Island City — is backing public defender Tiffany Caban in the race for Queens district attorney. Gianaris finds himself again in the same camp of Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez, one o...
12:00, 2019-06-22

Knicks’ RJ Barrett welcomes Rangers’ top pick Kaapo Kakko to New York The kids are already playing nice. Moments after the Rangers picked Finnish power forward Kaapo Kakko with the No. 2 overall pick in the 2019 NHL draft, he was welcomed to town by none other than RJ Barrett. “Sup, Kaapo, It’s RJ Barrett. Welcome to the family! I’m excited to start ...
09:01, 2019-06-22

Stanley Cup Final: Bruins making it hard to pick Blues in Game 2 Early rust. The rest was a rout. After falling behind the St. Louis Blues by two goals in the opening 21 minutes of Monday night’s series opener in the Stanley Cup final, the extremely well-rested Boston Bruins regained their dominant form that crushed the Columbus Blue Jackets and Carolina Hurrican...
03:15, 2019-05-30

Elizabeth Warren Got Into a Huge Fight With Trump's Defense Secretary Pick Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s numbers in presidential polling have been on the up and up since a solid debate performance last month. But on Tuesday morning, her attention was locked in on Mark Esper and his confirmation hearing to be Donald Trump’s pick to head the Department of Defense....
03:15, 2019-07-17

4th & Monday: NFL's top pick draws comparisons to an impressive rising star Kyler Murray will be one of a number of rookies who will be in the spotlight as NFL teams hold OTAs or mandatory minicamps this week.        ...
17:30, 2019-06-03

Trump UN Pick Kelly Craft Says Climate Change A Threat To Planet US President Donald Trump's pick to be United Nations ambassador acknowledged on Wednesday that climate change is a threat and pledged to recuse herself from any UN talks on the issue involving coal......
01:45, 2019-06-20

EU leaders pick Germany's Ursula von der Leyen to lead European Commission Once considered a successor to Chancellor Angela Merkel, Germany's defense minister is seen as a moderate choice to lead the EU's executive body. Von der Leyen would be the European Commission's first female president....
23:30, 2019-07-02

In Shift, Trump Will Pick Kenneth Cuccinelli to Oversee Legal Immigration Mr. Cuccinelli, who was expected to coordinate immigration policy, will instead be chosen to take over for the embattled head of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services....
10:30, 2019-05-25

Mets’ pick Jake Mangum was made for them: Chicken ‘sacrifice,’ superstitions They’re the Amazin’ Mets, but also the Superstitious Mets, the club that made rally caps cool, whose fans always blame some curse for its misfortunes. So, Jake Mangum, selected in the fourth-round of last week’s amateur draft out of Mississippi State, should fit in just fine. Allow his team’s equipm...
08:30, 2019-06-10

CNN analyst: 'People of color' will pick Dem nominee, not 'white liberals on Twitter' CNN political commentator Paul Begala declared Monday that "people of color" would ultimately select the Democratic nominee in 2020 and suggested the presidential candidates not to pander to "white liberals on Twitter."...
06:15, 2019-06-18

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 ...
07:15, 2019-05-24

Davis' 2-out, 2-run single in 9th lifts A's over Twins 5-4 Khris Davis lined a two-out, two-run single off the glove of diving first baseman Ehire Adrianza in the ninth inning and the Oakland Athletics won again, beating the Minnesota Twins 5-4       ...
06:00, 2019-07-21

2019 NHL Draft: First-round risers and red flags The last year has been all about the show. Who has put in the work to make themselves better for the 2019 NHL Draft, shown up on the biggest stages and impressed with their interactions? And, on the flip side, who hasn’t? For every hot prospect, there’s another one seeing their star cool. Here’s a.....
02:45, 2019-06-21

2019 NHL Draft: Three storylines to watch in Vancouver It’s time to restock the cabinets. NHL teams will make their picks for their next generation at the 2019 NHL Draft in Vancouver when the first round kicks off on Friday, June 21. The Devils and Rangers hold the top two picks and will make Jack Hughes and Kaapo Kakko the first two players off.....
02:45, 2019-06-21

NBA draft 2019: Zion Williamson era set to begin Zion Williamson going No. 1 to the New Orleans Pelicans may be all but certain, but the NBA draft still has the potential to be a roller coaster ride....
03:15, 2019-06-21

Williamson leads three Duke players into top 10 at NBA draft But as the 6-foot-7, 285-pound power forward stood next to his mother and reflected on the life-changing moment that happened a few minutes earlier, he cried out of gratitude. The New Orleans Pelicans selected Williamson with the No. 1 overall pick in the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday night....
04:30, 2019-06-21

Bol Bol’s incredible suit can’t save him from sad NBA draft slide Bol Bol took a risk. It took a while for a team willing to do the same. While Bol drew focus early in the NBA draft for sporting a suit with a giant spiderweb emblazoned on it, the 7-foot-2 center became the most compelling prospect of the post-lottery picks, seemingly waiting forever in the green.....
08:00, 2019-06-21

Zion Williamson got hit with a $100 million lawsuit just before the draft The suit came almost a week after Williamson sued Prime Sports Marketing LLC, alleging it violated North Carolina law by adding him as a client in April....
04:45, 2019-06-21

NHL draft: Six of the worst picks in league history Alexandre Daigle went No. 1 overall to the Ottawa Senators in 1993, but he never came close to matching the hype. Who else was a bad draft pick?       ...
18:15, 2019-06-17

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others.       ...
05:15, 2019-06-20

ESPN surrenders to Woj in tipping NBA Draft picks war For the NBA Draft, ESPN insider Adrian Wojnarowski will be “lasered” in on tipping the draft choices on Twitter before they are on TV. In other words, Wojnarowski, with a wink, will attempt to put out the picks before NBA commissioner Adam Silver announces them. This plan is a change from what ESPN ...
00:15, 2019-06-20

Orioles predictably take Adley Rutschman No. 1 in MLB draft The Orioles are hoping Adley Rutschman can do for them what Bryce Harper, once also a touted catching prospect, did for their Beltway rival. As most experts predicted for weeks, Baltimore took the dynamic Oregon State catcher No. 1 to begin the three-day MLB draft. The Royals followed by taking Texa...
04:15, 2019-06-04

Hofstra star drawing some NBA draft attention While everyone else was fixated on Kawhi Leonard during the NBA Finals, Justin Wright-Foreman couldn’t takes his eyes off Fred VanVleet. The stellar performance during the Raptors’ run to the title by VanVleet, the former Wichita State star, was just the latest example of a one-time mid-major guard ...
10:15, 2019-06-19

Virginia star moving up on some NBA draft boards De’Andre Hunter, after winning a national championship with Virginia, is ready to take the next step in his career at the 2019 NBA Draft on Thursday night at Barclays Center. “I think I know what it takes to win at a high level,” Hunter said Wednesday. “You’ve just got to play where you’re at and......
04:30, 2019-06-20

NBA draft: Ranking the five most prolific classes of all-time Since 1947, some of the sport's greats have made their way into the NBA via the draft. But over time, some classes stand out more than others.       ...
00:45, 2019-06-19

Draft trades to watch: Why the fun could start as high as No. 4 After the top three players are off the board, draft night becomes filled with trade possibilities for lottery teams and contenders alike. Here is what we're watching the closest....
06:30, 2019-06-20

NBA mock draft 3.0: Who will Knicks take? When will intrigue really begin? Zion Williamson is a huge talent, but hardly the only intrigue or storyline in Thursday’s NBA draft at Barclays Center. Will the Knicks hold onto the third pick, and if so, will they take RJ Barrett as expected or Darius Garland? After the Pelicans got the No. 4 pick in the Anthony Davis deal, do......
14:45, 2019-06-20

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....
19:15, 2019-06-20

Knicks’ NBA draft history: The good, bad and very ugly The Knicks’ golden era was built through the draft. The final pieces that came later on — Dave DeBusschere, Dick Barnett, and later still Pearl Monroe and Jerry Lucas — were the auxiliary pieces that put them over the top. But from 1964-67, the following players arrived directly to the Knicks, who w...
07:00, 2019-06-02

Ignas Brazdeikis is Knicks’ other one-and-done NBA draft stud RJ Barrett drew all the attention and the headlines, and justifiably so. The Knicks’ first-round pick out of Duke was at one time considered the best prospect in the draft and set the ACC freshman scoring record (860 points). But Barrett wasn’t the only one-and-done prospect the Knicks selected Thur...
02:30, 2019-06-24

Pelicans select Zion Williamson first in NBA draft The Pelicans selected the superstar forward out Duke No. 1 overall in Thursday's night NBA draft at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, confirming what had been inevitable once New Orleans won the draft lottery last month....
01:45, 2019-06-21

NBA Draft 2019: How each team can address its biggest need For all the talk, the NBA Draft ultimately comes down to making your team better. It’s a simple, yet labyrinthine concept — one that centers around cold, hard analysis. When everything in the NBA seems to center around free agency and trade demands, it’s easy to forget that the goal is ...
18:00, 2019-06-19

NHL draft: Lou Lamoriello stocks up on forwards for Islanders Islanders team president Lou Lamoriello continued his work Saturday at the NHL draft, picking up two much-needed centers for the team’s prospect pool, in addition to a defenseman and another right winger. Those four picks concluded the draft for the Islanders, who selected Swedish winger Simon Holms...
14:30, 2019-06-23

NBC Sports causes NHL Draft confusion with graphic gaffe There weren’t many surprises in the 2019 NHL Draft, except for an alert that appeared at the bottom of NBCSN’s broadcast. Just as the Philadelphia Flyers traded the 11th pick to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for the 14th and 45th picks, an accompanying message of a Rangers-Devils transaction appea...
09:01, 2019-06-22

The picks who fit Islanders’ big-picture approach to NHL draft VANCOUVER, British Columbia — With only two picks in the first four rounds — for now — it seems as if the Islanders’ focus going into the NHL draft Friday night is on the big picture. That would include the future of two big free agents in recently minted Masterton Trophy-winning goalie Robin Lehner...
13:45, 2019-06-21

Big Question at the Hockey World Championship: Who’s No. 1 (in the Draft)? Jack Hughes of the U.S., the top-rated North American prospect, and Kaapo Kakko of Finland, the top European prospect, are under the microscope as they play for their national teams....
16:15, 2019-05-21

Three Wildcats Selected in the First Round of the 2019 NBA Draft BROOKLYN, N.Y. – In what has been dubbed “graduation night” by head coach John Calipari, three more Kentucky men’s basketball players had their names called and walked across the Barclays Center stage in the annual ceremony most fans know as the NBA Draft. PJ Washington (No. 12, Charlotte Hornets), ...
08:00, 2019-06-21

University of Vermont star withdraws from NBA draft A University of Vermont basketball star who had received several workout invites from NBA teams has officially withdrawn from the draft and will return for his senior year. Coach John Becker told the Burlington Free Press on Monday that Anthony Lamb – who led the Catamounts to their seventh NCAA Tou...
03:30, 2019-05-28

Orioles draft Oregon State C Rutschman at No. 1 The Orioles selected Oregon State switch-hitting catcher Adley Rutschman with the No. 1 pick in the MLB draft Monday night. Texas high school shortstop Bobby Witt Jr. went No. 2 to the Royals....
01:45, 2019-06-04

NBA draft recap: All 60 picks, first-round analysis The eventful 2019 NBA draft at Brooklyn's Barclays Center is in the books, and we have every pick, and analysis, from draft night.       ...
15:15, 2019-06-21

The Latest: Duke, ACC have big night as NBA draft concludes NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Thursday’s NBA draft (all times local): 1:30 a.m. The trade-filled NBA draft is complete. Sacramento took Serbian guard Vanja Marinkovic with the 60th and final selection. That capped a night that saw Duke and Zion Williamson start off a big draft haul for the Atl...
08:00, 2019-06-21

Carter Stewart, 19, Chooses Japan Over the M.L.B. Draft Stewart, who was drafted by the Braves last year but did not sign, has chosen to start his career abroad, which would allow him to become a major league free agent more quickly....
04:01, 2019-05-23

Devils Acquire P.K. Subban on a Busy Second Day of the N.H.L. Draft A day after taking the American center Jack Hughes with the No. 1 pick of the N.H.L. draft, the Devils landed Subban, a star defenseman, and also right wing John Hayden, from Chicago....
02:15, 2019-06-23

Hornets draft Kentucky forward PJ Washington at No. 12 CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — When PJ Washington entered the 2018 NBA draft, he quickly realized he wasn’t ready for the next level. So the 6-foot-8, 230-pound forward swallowed his pride, pulled his name out of the draft and headed back to Kentucky to work harder on developing his skills. His patien...
08:00, 2019-06-21

No. 32 redux: Blue Jays draft Roy Halladay's son Braden Halladay, the son of Baseball Hall of Fame inductee Roy Halladay, was drafted by the Blue Jays on Wednesday in the 32nd round. Roy Halladay, who was killed in a plane crash in 2017, wore No. 32 during his 12 seasons with the Jays....
06:15, 2019-06-06

NBA Draft: Oregon's Bol Bol's slide ends after being picked No. 44 overall Oregon star center Bol Bol, a projected early pick in the 2019 NBA Draft, slid to the draft's second round before the Miami Heat selected him with the No. 44 pick....
17:45, 2019-06-21

The 2020 MLB draft class is stacked! Here are the names to know Whether it's jaw-dropping power or hard-throwing aces you want, next year's crop of talent has us excited. These are some of the future stars who could go No. 1 overall....
17:00, 2019-06-10

Should you co-sign your child’s loan? With housing prices on the rise, young buyers with scant credit or low incomes are hard-pressed to qualify for loans. But their parents help in qualifying for the loan is neither easy nor risk-free....
16:30, 2019-05-28

PSG CEO: Nobody forced Neymar to sign with us Paris Saint-Germain chairman and CEO Nasser Al-Khelaifi has warned record signing Neymar he only wants players who are "willing to give everything for the shirt."...
21:00, 2019-06-17

Trump's pick for US representative to the UN is a dangerous anti-abortion fanatic | Bergen Cooper Andrew Bremberg is proud of his work expanding the US ‘gag rule’ that hurts women across the worldDuring a fiery hearing with the Senate foreign relations committee last month, Andrew Bremberg, President Trump’s controversial nominee for US representative to the United Nations office in Geneva, decl...
12:00, 2019-07-05

First-round pick Danny Hultzen not giving up on big-league dreams with Iowa Cubs Danny Hultzen, the No. 2 pick in 2011, once seemed to be on the fast track to majors, but Class AAA struggles and shoulder injuries derailed him.       ...
20:15, 2019-07-07

Why teen girls who are as good at math as male peers pick humanities jobs Women have the write stuff for both math and communication jobs, according to a new study. Teenage girls are just as good with numbers as boys — but their even-stronger verbal skills often inspire them to pick humanities-centric jobs instead, according to a study published Monday in the journal PNAS...
02:00, 2019-07-17

No. 1 pick Kyler Murray can expect plenty of lessons from Arizona Cardinals veterans Looking back at some of their own pratfalls as rookies, Cardinals players offer first-year quarterback Kyler Murray plenty of sound advice.       ...
12:00, 2019-06-11

Trump's pick to lead the FAA clears Senate hurdle, despite opposition over whistleblower lawsuit The former Delta Air Lines executive Trump picked to lead the FAA was approved by a Senate committee, despite opposition over a whistleblower lawsuit brought by a former pilot....
21:45, 2019-07-10

Macron, Merkel seek common ground on EU Commission president pick: official French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel don't want to show disagreement over the picking of the next president of the European Union Commission, an official from Macron's office said on Monday....
23:30, 2019-05-27

Trump's Defense Secretary Pick Quits As Reports Emerge Of Family Violence Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan abandoned his quest for the top Pentagon job on Tuesday as reports emerged of domestic violence in his family, plunging the leadership of the US military into......
05:30, 2019-06-19

World Archery Appoints Abhinav Bindra In Panel To Pick Indian Teams  The World Archery appointed Abhinav Bindra as an "independent person" in a selection panel which will pick Indian team for the World Youth Championship....
22:15, 2019-06-20

Josh Doctson isn’t upset Redskins didn’t pick up his option, hopes to have a big season The former first-round pick says he loves the game more as he reaches the middle of his career, and understands expectations are high in the final year of his contract: "Obviously, I have to bring it."...
04:45, 2019-05-30

India likely to receive lower rains in June, monsoon to pick up in Aug-Sept: official India is expected to receive below average monsoon in June but rains are likely to pick up in August and September as the El Nino weather pattern is likely to fade by then, a senior weather official said on Friday....
17:30, 2019-06-07

Pick up this popular official Apple iPad accessory for half-price at Amazon You love your Apple iPad (2018), we get it. But you didn't want to pay $39 for an official Smart Cover from Apple, and now you're concerned about damaging the tablet. Well, suppose we told you that the same accessory that Apple charges $39 for can be purchased from Amazon for half price. The only dr...
20:00, 2019-06-06

Trump pick to head joint chiefs says he won't 'be intimidated into making stupid decisions' President Trump’s choice for chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the position of top military adviser, declared at his Senate confirmation hearing that he is “not going to be intimidated into making stupid decisions.”...
19:15, 2019-07-11

Trump touts low inflation moments after his onetime Fed pick argued for a rate cut to boost it "The Fed has to cut rates because prices have been falling and once those prices stabilize you just stop cutting rates," says the onetime Trump Fed pick....
17:15, 2019-06-11

Toddler asked to pick parent in attempted family separation at US border: report A US border patrol agent attempting to separate a migrant family asked a 3-year-old Honduran girl to choose which of her parents got to stay in the country and which was sent back to Mexico, the couple claimed in a report. The asylum-seeking family, parents Tania and Joseph, their toddler Sophia — n...
23:45, 2019-07-16

NBA’s weird trade rules lead to draft hat confusion The conversation was about what the players were wearing on Thursday night, but for wrong reasons. Several players picked during the 2019 NBA Draft were seen wearing hats of a team they aren’t going to actually suit up for, thanks to trade agreements and NBA rules. De’Andre Hunter heard his name ann...
19:45, 2019-06-21

NBA draft: Ja Morant to undergo minor knee surgery Projected top-three NBA draft pick Ja Morant will undergo surgery on his right knee, a person with knowledge of the situation told USA TODAY Sports.        ...
06:00, 2019-06-03

Donovan Mitchell dishes on NBA draft sleepers and his advice for them SportsPulse: Once an NBA draft sleeper himself and now a star, Donovan Mitchell identifies his favorite under-the-radar prospects and the advice he has to everyone who gets selected on Thursday.       ...
05:15, 2019-06-20

NHL draft: Devils great Ken Daneyko is all-in on Jack Hughes Ken Daneyko is willing to say it — even if Devils GM Ray Shero isn’t just yet. The rugged Devils defenseman turned MSG analyst knows who he’d pick if he were on stage at Rogers Arena in Vancouver on Friday, making the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NHL Draft. “It’s Jack Hughes, without question,”......
04:30, 2019-06-20

EU signals sanctions on Turkey over Cyprus drilling: draft The European Union will put on hold high-level talks with Ankara and negotiations on an air transport agreement, as well as freezing funding for Turkey next year, over "illegal" drilling for gas and oil off Cyprus, according to a draft statement seen by Reuters....
12:15, 2019-07-11

Chipper Jones stands out among draft's No. 1 picks In 1990, the Atlanta Braves drafted Chipper Jones with the No. 1 overall pick, and he accomplished something no other player has done after being selected first        ...
13:30, 2019-06-03

Draft Done, What’s Next for the Knicks and Nets? Patience and Free Agency R.J. Barrett could turn out to be a terrific draft pick, but the Knicks need much more to contend. Both New York teams are eyeing free agency and have money to spend....
01:15, 2019-06-22

Knicks’ NBA draft dream: RJ Barrett ‘a lot like’ James Harden Here’s a juicy comparison to chew on over Memorial Day Weekend — courtesy of ESPN’s college basketball savant Jay Bilas. Bilas sees a lot of 2018 MVP James Harden in Duke’s lefty 6-7 shooting-guard sniper, RJ Barrett, who should be available at No. 3 when the Knicks are on the clock at the June 20.....
00:30, 2019-05-25

NHL draft 2019: First-round picks, scouting reports The New Jersey Devils made Jack Hughes the first overall pick in the NHL draft. The New York Rangers followed up with Kaapo Kakko at No. 2       ...
04:45, 2019-06-22

How to draft a fantasy football team in nine easy steps New to fantasy football or just making sure you're doing things correctly? Follow these nine important steps to assemble the best roster possible on draft day....
10:15, 2019-07-12

The Phoenix Suns “trade away” in crazy 1st round of NBA draft PHOENIX (AP) – The Phoenix Suns selected Texas Tech’s Jarrett Culver with the No. 6 overall pick in the NBA draft and traded him to Minnesota. A person with knowledge says the Timberwolves traded up five slots in the first round Thursday night, sending power forward Dario Saric and the N...
08:30, 2019-06-21

ESPN trolls Knicks’ futility on their NBA draft broadcast ESPN and a former Nets executive had a little fun with the Knicks on draft night. Before the Knicks selected RJ Barrett with the third overall pick in the NBA draft Thursday night at Barclays Center, ESPN flashed former Nets assistant general manager Bobby Mark’s “Team Needs” across its ticker. Inst...
02:45, 2019-06-21

South Carolina guard A.J. Lawson withdraws from NBA draft COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina freshman guard A.J. Lawson has withdrawn his name from the NBA draft. Lawson announced his choice on Tuesday, a day before the deadline for those who want to return to college to pull out of the draft pool. Lawson is a 6-foot-6, 172-pound guard from Toronto, Cana...
04:15, 2019-05-29

NBA draft 2019 tracker: Picks, updates and analysis The months of rumors are done with and now it’s time for business. The 2019 NBA draft is off and running in Brooklyn. Follow along with The Post’s live tracker, updating every pick with analysis. NBA Draft Tracker: Round 1 1. New Orleans Pelicans Zion Williamson, PF, Duke 6-foot-8, 285 p...
02:45, 2019-06-21

Jazz upgrade roster with Conley trade instead of NBA draft SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Utah took an alternate route to upgrade its roster rather than building through the NBA draft Thursday night. The Jazz sent the no. 23 pick to Memphis on Wednesday as part of a trade that will bring veteran point guard Mike Conley to Utah. Jae Crowder, Kyle Korver and Grayson ...
08:00, 2019-06-21

Spurs take teens Samanic, Johnson to open NBA draft SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The San Antonio Spurs have a long and successful history of drafting European players and stashing them overseas until both parties are ready. Croatian power forward Luka Samanic does not plan on waiting and neither does San Antonio. The Spurs selected Samanic with the 19th overal...
08:00, 2019-06-21

NBA draft 2019: Zion Williamson goes No1 to Pelicans – live! Ja Morant goes No2 to Memphis GrizzliesNew York Knicks select RJ Barrett with third pickTweet Hunter at @HunterFelt or email him 2.09am BST We’re officially out of the lottery! The Detroit Pistons are here with the 15th pick. 2.08am BST The Celtics select Romeo Langford who, despite the fact that I ...
03:30, 2019-06-21

Siena guard Jalen Pickett pulls out of NBA draft Siena point guard Jalen Pickett has withdrawn his name from consideration for the NBA draft and will return to school for his sophomore year        ...
01:15, 2019-05-30

Shero has a Devil of an NHL Draft decision: Hughes or Kakko New Jersey Devils general manager Ray Shero doesn't mind keeping everyone waiting one more day before revealing whether he will select one of the two top projected prospects — American center Jack Hughes or Finland's Kaapo Kakko — with the first pick in the NHL Draft....
12:45, 2019-06-21

2019 NHL draft: Islanders set for few picks, quiet weekend A year after one of the most important drafts in franchise history, the 2019 NHL Draft seems likely to be a much quieter affair for the Islanders. In 2018, GM Lou Lamoriello scored Oliver Wahlstrom and Noah Dobson with the two first-round picks among his eight total on the weekend and the team made ...
01:00, 2019-06-22

Anarchy, ingenuity and a lot to gain: How one team could blow up MLB draft We lay out a big-dollar, high-reward plan to exploit the process, score the most talented class in history and change the sport forever. One question remains: Would it actually work?...
08:15, 2019-06-02

Bol Bol’s slide could result in an NBA draft heist for Denver Nuggets Bol, the son of former 7-foot-7 NBA center Manute Bol, produced 21.0 points, 9.6 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per contest in 2018-19 for the Ducks before a stress fracture in his left foot limited him to just nine games....
17:45, 2019-06-21

Draft primer: Answering the 25 biggest last-minute questions Expectations for Jack Hughes and Kaapo Kakko. The team that must ace the draft. Odds we see a first-round goalie. All that and more from our experts....
19:15, 2019-06-20