Negotiations

Bernie Sanders sends Rob Manfred another letter critical of MLB's negotiations with MiLB

Bernie Sanders sends Rob Manfred another letter critical of MLB's negotiations with MiLB

1 hour ago   |   Sporting News

The Vermont senator sent the letter after MLB threatened to walk away from its longstanding partnership with the minor leagues.
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California utility scrambles to renegotiate wildfire deal

6 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   3 articles

California Gov. Gavin Newsom's opposition to Pacific Gas & Electric's restructuring plan just a week after it struck a $13.5 billion settlement with fire victims is forcing the...
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China's Hard-Liners Win a Round in Trump's Trade Deal

16 hours ago   |   NY Times

A year and a half into the trade war, China seems to have a winning strategy: Stay tough and let the Trump administration negotiate with itself.
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MLB threatens to walk away from Minor League Baseball

19 hours ago   |   Los Angeles Times

MLB threw a high, hard brushback pitch at Minor League Baseball: Shut up and negotiate, or we'll run our own minor league system without you.
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ValleyCats president: Minor-league baseball "unified" after meetings

1 day ago   |   Times Union

Major League Baseball has put forth a controversial proposal to reduce the number of affiliated minor-league teams from 160 to 118. The Troy-based ValleyCats are reported to be...
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Wells Fargo to get millions for U. of Iowa utility deal

Wells Fargo to get millions for U. of Iowa utility deal

1 day ago   |   KCCI

Wells Fargo is expected to get 1% of the nearly $1.2 billion payment that the university has negotiated for leasing its utility system to a private operator, or around $12 million.
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How US-China trade deal achieved a little but left out a lot

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

By PAUL WISEMAN and KEVIN FREKING WASHINGTON - The limited trade deal that the Trump administration and Beijing announced Friday means Americans will avoid a holiday tax...
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Mets get Yoenis Cespedes contract break after injury investigation

Mets get Yoenis Cespedes contract break after injury investigation

1 day ago   |   New York Post

The Mets will finally be getting a break on Yoenis Cespedes' contract. The Mets, Cespedes and the MLBPA negotiated a restructuring of the $29.5 million the outfielder was owed...
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Red Sox sign SS Peraza; agree with LHP Pérez, AP source says

Red Sox sign SS Peraza; agree with LHP Pérez, AP source says

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox have signed shortstop José Peraza, and according to a person familiar with the negotiations, the team also agreed to terms with left-hander Martin...
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Biden, Warren, Sanders, Yang, and Buttigieg are threatening to skip the next Democratic debate amid a labor dispute

Biden, Warren, Sanders, Yang, and Buttigieg are threatening to skip the next Democratic debate amid a labor dispute

1 day ago   |   Business Insider   |   8 articles

Former Vice President Joe Biden, Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont, Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts, the entrepreneur Andrew Yang, and South Bend, Indiana mayor Pete...
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LSU's Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in record landslide

LSU's Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in record landslide

One day, LSU football was in mourning. The next day, it officially added a transfer. Nobody knew at the time the two men would one day have so much in common. On May 20, 2018... Read more ...

At Army-Navy game, President Trump touts new pro sports option

At Army-Navy game, President Trump touts new pro sports option

President Donald Trump said he's giving military academy athletes with pro potential the chance "to make a fortune." Read more ...

Man who stole $88,000 from bank vault caught after he flashed stacks of...

Man who stole $88,000 from bank vault caught after he flashed stacks of bills on social media

Authorities say a bank employee allegedly stole $88,000 from the bank's vault and later posted photos to social media of him holding large stacks of cash. Read more ...

Democratic Rep. Jeff Van Drew Considers Switching Parties Over Impeachment

Democratic Rep. Jeff Van Drew Considers Switching Parties Over Impeachment

It's his first term in Congress. Read more ...

Obituary: Richard Hatcher / One of first black mayors of a large U.S. city

Obituary: Richard Hatcher / One of first black mayors of a large U.S. city

Former Gary, Ind., Mayor Richard Hatcher, who became one of the first black mayors of a big U.S. city, has died. He was 86. Read more ...

UN climate talks in limbo as chair Chile bids for compromise

UN climate talks in limbo as chair Chile bids for compromise

Chilean officials presiding over U.N. climate talks said they plan to propose a compromise to bridge yawning differences among countries. Read more ...

McCormack's 28 points help No. 2 KU rout Kansas City 98-57

McCormack's 28 points help No. 2 KU rout Kansas City 98-57

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - David McCormack scored a career-high 28 points, Devon Dotson added 18 and second-ranked Kansas overwhelmed Kansas City 98-57 on Saturday night in its annual... Read more ...

Florida State RB Akers to enter draft, won't play in bowl

Florida State RB Akers to enter draft, won't play in bowl

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Junior running back Cam Akers of Florida State will enter the 2020 NFL draft and won't play in the Seminoles' Sun Bowl game on Dec. 31 against Arizona State. Read more ...

The New York Times editorial board calls for Trump's impeachment

The New York Times editorial board calls for Trump's impeachment

Over the past several weeks, editorial boards at well-regarded news organizations have begun calling for President Donald Trump's impeachment . On Saturday, the editorial board... Read more ...

Ducks beat Rangers in shootout after Lindholm ties it late

Ducks beat Rangers in shootout after Lindholm ties it late

ANAHEIM, Calif. - Jakob Silfverberg and Ondrej Kase scored in the shootout after Hampus Lindholm tied the game on the power play with 1:46 remaining in the third period and the... Read more ...