2018 Election

Roy Halladay's Posthumous Election to Hall of Fame Stirs Bittersweet Memories

23 minutes ago   |   SI

On Tuesday, Roy Halladay became the first player posthumously elected since 1973. That same day, friends reflected on his legacy left behind.
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Larry Walker makes strides in HOF vote, but still short

1 hour ago   |   National Post

DENVER - Larry Walker joined the conference call with reporters and quickly announced his arrival. “54.6 per cent here,” the longtime player with the Montreal Expos, Colorado...
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A look at Malaysia's monarchy before sultans pick next king

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - After stripping Malaysia's royal families of some of their powers during his 22-year stint as prime minister, Mahathir Mohamad almost didn't make it to...
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Google, Facebook spend big on U.S. lobbying amid policy battles

2 hours ago   |   Reuters   |   2 articles

Alphabet Inc's Google disclosed in a quarterly filing on Tuesday that it spent a company-record $21.2 million on lobbying the U.S. government in 2018, topping its previous high...
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Mariano Rivera Makes History With Unanimous Hall of Fame Election Among Huge Class

2 hours ago   |   SI   |   2 articles

Mariano Rivera's unanimous election is the biggest story of the 2019 Hall of Fame election.
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Derek Jeter in 2020: Let the Hall of Fame countdown begin

Derek Jeter in 2020: Let the Hall of Fame countdown begin

2 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   8 articles

The Captain is on deck. With Mariano Rivera officially elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame - the first ever to gain unanimous selection on the writers' ballot - he won't be...
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Unsexy parts of Hearst empire are thriving

Unsexy parts of Hearst empire are thriving

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

At Hearst, dull is good. CEO Steve Swartz released his annual state of the privately held media giant's performance for 2018 on Tuesday - and once again, the dullest parts of...
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MTA Police Department: 2018 was safest year in our history

MTA Police Department: 2018 was safest year in our history

2 hours ago   |   New York Post

Now they just need to stop the holdups on the tracks. The MTA Police Department tallied its safest year in its history in 2018, including a grand total of zero robberies in the...
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Trump Is Blowing A Gasket Over Rudy Giuliani's Russia Screw Ups

3 hours ago   |   Politicus USA

Trump spent his entire weekend fuming after Rudy Giuliani screwed up and admitted that Trump was trying to do business with Russia through Election Day 2016.
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NFL ratings for 2018 regular season crush 2016, 2017 numbers

NFL ratings for 2018 regular season crush 2016, 2017 numbers

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

That nasty NFL ratings slump that dogged 2016 and 2017 is history. After solid improvement during the 2018 regular season, the NFL playoffs this weekend went out with a big...
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Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Mariano Rivera has become baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection. Read more ...

22 Valentine's Day gifts that'll show her you care

22 Valentine's Day gifts that'll show her you care

Ladies, if your beau hasn't made a peep about Valentine's Day yet, here's a good way to give them a little nudge... 😉 Read more ...

Man wins $1 in lottery, gets millionaire photo shoot treatment

Man wins $1 in lottery, gets millionaire photo shoot treatment

This lottery player wanted a large check for his winnings and all the glam that goes with big payouts - even though he only won $1. Read more ...

Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Yankees' Rivera receives first-ever unanimous Hall of Fame selection

Mariano Rivera has become baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection. Read more ...

Australian Open 2019: Karolina Pliskova saves 4 match points to stun Serena...

Australian Open 2019: Karolina Pliskova saves 4 match points to stun Serena Williams with comeback win

Karolina Pliskova stunned Serena Williams in an incredible Australian Open quarterfinal. Read more ...

Mariano Rivera: Perfect choice for 1st perfect Hall of Fame ballot

Mariano Rivera: Perfect choice for 1st perfect Hall of Fame ballot

Cheers to the perfect candidate for perfection. Well, look, if you want to get all wonky about Mariano Rivera becoming the first player to ever gain unanimous Hall of Fame... Read more ...

Supreme Court reinstates Trump's ban on transgender military personnel

Supreme Court reinstates Trump's ban on transgender military personnel

The Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed the Pentagon to move ahead with a plan to limit transgender military service while lawsuits work their way through the courts. President... Read more ...

PED-tainted Bonds, Clemens still fall short in Hall of Fame voting

PED-tainted Bonds, Clemens still fall short in Hall of Fame voting

Tuesday proved a rough day for Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens, the all-time greats who have been kept out of Cooperstown due to very strong evidence that they used illegal... Read more ...

Los Angeles Teachers Union Reach Agreement With District Amid Strike

Los Angeles Teachers Union Reach Agreement With District Amid Strike

The strike has lasted six school days and impacted nearly half a million students. Read more ...

Hat tricks for Hertl, Ovechkin as Sharks beat Caps 7-6 in OT

Hat tricks for Hertl, Ovechkin as Sharks beat Caps 7-6 in OT

WASHINGTON - Tomas Hertl completed his hat trick by scoring in overtime, and the San Jose Sharks withstood Alex Ovechkin's three goals to beat the Washington Capitals 7-6 on... Read more ...