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Joe Maddon will not request fresh arms from Cubs front office: 'I'm really good at staying in my lane'

3 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Joe Maddon will continue to make calls to the bullpen. But he won't make calls to Cubs management to request fresh arms. “I really rely on the people,” Maddon said Friday after...
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Calm Revolution prep for D.C. United

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

FOXBORO - Calm waters. The roiling emotions of the past two weeks - during which both the head coach and general manager of the Revolution were sacked - have subsided. Bruce...
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Symptom-free, Michael Conforto ready to replenish depleted Mets outfield

Symptom-free, Michael Conforto ready to replenish depleted Mets outfield

4 hours ago   |   New York Post

The Mets won't be without Michael Conforto - or a left-handed bat - much longer. Conforto, who has been on the injured list since suffering a concussion in a collision with...
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Prosecutors provide peek into undercover investigation of Raleigh investment adviser

Prosecutors provide peek into undercover investigation of Raleigh investment adviser

5 hours ago   |   WRAL

Stephen Condon Peters, who owns VisionQuest Wealth Management, faces fraud charges in what federal prosecutors call a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme. During the second day of...
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A Wall Street firm figured out how much money Google will sacrifice by cutting off Huawei

A Wall Street firm figured out how much money Google will sacrifice by cutting off Huawei

5 hours ago   |   Business Insider

President Trump's blacklisting of Huawei led Google to announce that it would be pulling its Android license from smartphones made by the Chinese manufacturing giant. That...
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Red Sox notes: Michael Chavis leading off again, Andrew Benintendi moved down

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

HOUSTON - It appears the Red Sox are moving away from Andrew Benintendi in the leadoff spot. At least against left-handed pitchers. Benintendi was batting sixth for the second...
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Nationals GM Mike Rizzo talks about room for improvement moving forward

5 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

In the midst of a 5-game losing streak, Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo discusses the need to improve as the season moves forward and the responsibility of...
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Trump puts DOJ on crash course with intelligence agencies

Trump puts DOJ on crash course with intelligence agencies

5 hours ago   |   Politico

President Donald Trump's declassification order Thursday night has set up a showdown between his own Justice Department and the intelligence community that could trigger...
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Uber's first employee and one of Travis Kalanick's last allies has left the company's board just 2 weeks after IPO

Uber's first employee and one of Travis Kalanick's last allies has left the company's board just 2 weeks after IPO

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Ryan Graves, Uber employee number 1 and its former CEO, is leaving Uber's board of directors, the company said in a filing Friday. It's unclear why Graves is leaving the board...
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Nationals GM Mike Rizzo: It's too early to make changes - at manager or otherwise

6 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Rizzo didnt provide Davey Martinez a full vote of confidence Friday, but also emphasized he believes its too early in the season for sweeping change.
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Federal judge blocks Mississippi's 6-week abortion ban

Federal judge blocks Mississippi's 6-week abortion ban

A federal judge blocked a Mississippi law on Friday that forbids abortion after the detection of a fetal heartbeat, which occurs as early as six weeks into a pregnancy. Read more ...

Doctored videos that make Nancy Pelosi sound drunk viewed millions of times...

Doctored videos that make Nancy Pelosi sound drunk viewed millions of times on social media

The video has been slowed down, which makes her words seem slurred. Read more ...

Missouri governor signs bill criminalizing abortion after 8 weeks

Missouri governor signs bill criminalizing abortion after 8 weeks

The legislation includes an exception for medical emergencies but not for cases of rape and incest. Read more ...

Trump says sending 1500 troops to Middle East for ‘mostly protective' purposes

Trump says sending 1500 troops to Middle East for ‘mostly protective' purposes

President Donald Trump has approved a deployment of 1,500 troops to the Middle East, apparently meant to deter what Washington calls an ongoing threat to US interests from Iran. Read more ...

Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Reverse Protections For Transgender...

Trump Administration Proposes Rule To Reverse Protections For Transgender Patients

A federal agency issued a proposed rule Friday that rolls back Obama-era protections for transgender patients. Advocates for transgender people say the rule leaves them... Read more ...

Vacationers warned about tiny 'clinging jellyfish' that carry paralysis toxins

Vacationers warned about tiny 'clinging jellyfish' that carry paralysis toxins

Wildlife officials are warning anyone headed to New Jersey about an invasive species of jellyfish in the water. Read more ...

Judge partially blocks Trump border wall plan

Judge partially blocks Trump border wall plan

A federal judge has partially blocked President Donald Trump's plan to fund construction of a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border. The preliminary injunction issued Friday blocks... Read more ...

Disgraced Baylor coach Art Briles hired by Texas high school

Disgraced Baylor coach Art Briles hired by Texas high school

Art Briles' next gig will be coaching high schoolers. The disgraced former Baylor football coach landed a job as a head coach at Mount Vernon High School in Texas, the school... Read more ...

Serial swindler arrested after stealing $80,000 from woman he recently met...

Serial swindler arrested after stealing $80,000 from woman he recently met online, police say

He took the woman out on a date the same day they met, and the two agreed to get married within a week of meeting, authorities said. Read more ...

Rosario, Homer-Happy Twins Romp Past White Sox 11-4

Rosario, Homer-Happy Twins Romp Past White Sox 11-4

MINNEAPOLIS - 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... Read more ...