Presidential race

Front-runners deadlocked after campaign week 1, but small signs favour Liberals

28 minutes ago   |   National Post

OTTAWA - The opening week of the federal campaign did little to change the dynamic of the race to the Oct. 21 election, a new poll suggests.
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Happy Valley horse races abandoned after Hong Kong protest threat

1 hour ago   |   National Post

HONG KONG - Hong Kong's Jockey Club canceled all races planned for Wednesday after pro-democracy protesters said they would target the world-famous Happy Valley racecourse...
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A “Quick Primer” on all the INDYCAR Championship possibilities

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

According to INDYCAR, there are more than 255,000 finishing orders for the Firestone Grand Prix of Monterey and nearly 75 percent of those eliminate the three drivers chasing...
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Democratic White House hopefuls speak to Philadelphia unions

4 hours ago   |   ABC

The high-stakes fight for working-class voters moved to Pennsylvania on Tuesday as a slate of Democratic White House hopefuls vowed to use the power of the presidency to crack...
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Horse racing board plays hardball with Arlington over ‘racino,' threats to move

4 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

State regulators suggested Tuesday they might refuse to allow horse racing next year at Arlington International Racecourse if the track's corporate owner doesn't reconsider a...
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MLB wrap: Brewers top Padres, pull even with Cubs in wild-card race

MLB wrap: Brewers top Padres, pull even with Cubs in wild-card race

4 hours ago   |   Sporting News

The Brewers and Cubs both have 82-69 records and are now tied for the second National League wild-card spot.
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Brewers beat Padres for 11th win in 12 games

4 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Mike Moustakas hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning Tuesday night for the red-hot Milwaukee Brewers, who continued to apply pressure to their rivals in the National...
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Everything clicks for the Nationals, who get a pivotal 6-2 victory in St. Louis

5 hours ago   |   The Washington Post

Patrick Corbin was solid, the bullpen tossed three scoreless innings, and the Chicago Cubs lost, giving the Nationals a lift in the wild-card race.
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Brewers beat Padres for 11th win in 12 games

6 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

Mike Moustakas hit a tie-breaking homer in the seventh inning Tuesday night for the red-hot Milwaukee Brewers, who continued to apply pressure to their rivals in the National...
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Simon Doonan's 'Drag: The Complete Story' Is an Essential Companion to 'RuPaul's Drag Race'

6 hours ago   |   Newsweek

"The history of drag is a long and winding road," Doonan told Newsweek about the history of drag.
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Authorities formed a human chain to help free dolphins stranded in a canal

Authorities formed a human chain to help free dolphins stranded in a canal

A 14-link human chain helped free four dolphins that were stranded in a Florida canal. Read more ...

Authorities: MLB pitcher, St. Cloud resident charged with solicitation of child

Authorities: MLB pitcher, St. Cloud resident charged with solicitation of child

Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez was taken into custody in Pittsburgh on a felony warrant out of Florida, authorities say. Read more ...

American Becomes 1st Person To Swim English Channel Four Times Without Stopping

American Becomes 1st Person To Swim English Channel Four Times Without Stopping

Sarah Thomas of Colorado plunged into the record books with her 54-hour feat. She finished Tuesday and said she was stung in the face by a jellyfish in the process. Read more ...

Yaz's grandson Mike hits HR; Giants beat Red Sox 7-6 in 15

Yaz's grandson Mike hits HR; Giants beat Red Sox 7-6 in 15

BOSTON - Mike Yastrzemski, grandson of former Red Sox great and Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski, hit a solo homer in his first game in Fenway Park, and Alex Dickerson had a... Read more ...

Legendary journalist Cokie Roberts dies at age 75

Legendary journalist Cokie Roberts dies at age 75

The 75-year-old died from complications of breast cancer, her family said in a statement. Read more ...

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour for possible E. coli contamination

General Mills recalls Gold Medal flour for possible E. coli contamination

This strain of E. coli usually sickens people within three to four days of exposure. Read more ...

Daniel Jones named Giants starting quarterback as Eli Manning benched

Daniel Jones named Giants starting quarterback as Eli Manning benched

The Daniel Jones era will begin on Sunday. The Giants tweeted out on Tuesday morning that Eli Manning would not start in Week 3 against the Buccaneers with the Duke rookie... Read more ...

Man plows car into lobby of Trump building in upstate New York, then sits...

Man plows car into lobby of Trump building in upstate New York, then sits quietly on couch

A man drove his car into the lobby of Trump Plaza in New Rochelle, New York, injuring several people, then got out and sat on a couch amidst the shattered glass as if nothing... Read more ...

Olson's deep homer helps A's rally late to beat Royals 2-1

Olson's deep homer helps A's rally late to beat Royals 2-1

OAKLAND, Calif. - Matt Olson hit a tying homer leading off the seventh, Seth Brown hit a go-ahead double two batters later, and the Oakland Athletics beat the Kansas City... Read more ...

Biggio hits for the cycle as Blue Jays beat Orioles 8-5

Biggio hits for the cycle as Blue Jays beat Orioles 8-5

BALTIMORE - Rookie Cavan Biggio hit for the cycle, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 8-5 on Tuesday night. Read more ...