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Eloy Jimenez makes White Sox opening-day roster

56 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

The White Sox confirmed Tuesday what a $43 million contract seemed to signal: Eloy Jimenez will begin the season in the major leagues. The top prospect will make his big-league...
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Fast food workers declare victory after McDonald's withdraws opposition to minimum wage hikes

Fast food workers declare victory after McDonald's withdraws opposition to minimum wage hikes

2 hours ago   |   Think Progress

After six years of strikes, lawsuits, and damning public scrutiny of how the fast food business model relies on taxpayer-subsidized poverty wages, McDonald's formally withdrew...
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Senate moves forward on multi-billion dollar disaster aid package

Senate moves forward on multi-billion dollar disaster aid package

4 hours ago   |   Politico

The Senate voted Tuesday to move forward on multi-billion dollar legislation to provide disaster relief to areas hit hard by hurricanes, wildfires and flooding. Some...
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Abortion flap could cost Kansas governor her commerce chief

4 hours ago   |   National Post

TOPEKA, Kan. - Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly could be forced to replace Kansas' top business development official because of two small grants to a non-profit group he previously...
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Clark Hunt: OT change could apply to postseason only

4 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   3 articles

The owners have tabled Kansas City's overtime proposal until the next league meetings in May. When they reconvene, the change to OT could be made - with one key caveat. In an...
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2020 Cup schedule features new finale, doubleheader weekend and more

6 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

ISM Raceway will host the championship race on Nov. 8. Pocono Raceway will have a doubleheader weekend June 27-28
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Andy Reid on Tyreek Hill: We're trying to figure out what happened

7 hours ago   |   NBC Sports

Andy Reid talked for the first time since reports surfaced 11 days ago that authorities were investigating receiver Tyreek Hill for two instances of child abuse. The Chiefs...
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Cop mistakes gun for Taser in Kansas shooting

Cop mistakes gun for Taser in Kansas shooting

8 hours ago   |   New York Post

Newly released dashcam footage from Lawrence, Kansas, shows an officer shoot a man in the back of the shoulder while the man wrestled with another cop. While the victim was...
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The NAIA is home to March's biggest basketball frenzy

12 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

With 31 games in six days, the NAIA brings wave after wave of do-or-die action before crowning a champion. KANSAS CITY, Mo. Uncertainty hangs over Frank Cordaros annual...
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Royals, White Sox eager for positive start to 2019

22 hours ago   |   ABC

Hoping to turn disappointing projections into promising reality, the Chicago White Sox and the Kansas City Royals open the 2019 season with plenty to prove.
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A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max just made an emergency landing in Florida

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max just made an emergency landing in Florida

A Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 Max airliner made an emergency landing in Orlando, Florida on Tuesday. According to the FAA, the pilots reported an engine issue. The plane was... Read more ...

Couple stuns restaurant staff by leaving $2,000 tip

Couple stuns restaurant staff by leaving $2,000 tip

"It shows the good side of people and the generosity, and imagine having $2,000 to give as a tip, right?" Read more ...

New York county bans unvaccinated children from being in public after...

New York county bans unvaccinated children from being in public after emergency measles outbreak

The suburban New York City county has had at least 151 measles cases since October. Read more ...

All charges dropped against 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett, attorneys say

All charges dropped against 'Empire' actor Jussie Smollett, attorneys say

Prosecutors dropped all charges against “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett Tuesday. Read more ...

OxyContin maker to settle lawsuit after being accused of fueling opioid crisis

OxyContin maker to settle lawsuit after being accused of fueling opioid crisis

ULSA, Okla. - Oklahoma's attorney general will announce a settlement Tuesday with one of 13 drug manufacturers named in a state lawsuit that accuses them of fueling the opioid... Read more ...

Robert Kraft waives arraignment, asks for jury trial

Robert Kraft waives arraignment, asks for jury trial

The Patriots owner is charged with soliciting prostitution. Read more ...

House fails to override Trump's veto on emergency declaration

House fails to override Trump's veto on emergency declaration

The House on Tuesday failed to muster the votes to overturn President Trump's first veto, leaving his declaration of a national emergency over what he calls a “crisis” at the... Read more ...

Officer accused of giving homeless person feces sandwich wins appeal

Officer accused of giving homeless person feces sandwich wins appeal

At the time, the police chief said in a statement that the officer committed a “vile and disgusting act.” Read more ...

Bizarre video: Naked man rings doorbell, allegedly tells homeowner's wife to...

Bizarre video: Naked man rings doorbell, allegedly tells homeowner's wife to take shirt off

A couple is reeling after a mysterious naked man was seen on surveillance footage last week. Read more ...

Top prospect Fernando Tatis Jr. reportedly makes Padres' Opening Day roster

Top prospect Fernando Tatis Jr. reportedly makes Padres' Opening Day roster

San Diego seems to be passing on the opportunity to manipulate its top prospect's service time and thus gain an extra year of team control. Read more ...