Capela, Hunter Propel Hawks Past Timberwolves; MLK Honored
ATLANTA - Clint Capela had 23 points and 15 rebounds, De'Andre Hunter scored 25 and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-97 on Monday. The Hawks, wearing...
1 hour ago - CBS
Lady Gaga and the Star-Spangled Banner
America is like no other country in the world, and our national anthem is like no other, as I wrote in a 2016 essay:For good reasons, we have the only national anthem that...
3 hours ago - Real Clear Politics
An elite panel of world leaders has called out China for its bungled coronavirus response and is vowing to shore up the fledgling 'global pandemic alert system' by May
Summary List Placement A group of world leaders tasked with leading a postmortem on the global response to the coronavirus pandemic has issued a rebuke to China's early...
3 hours ago - Business Insider
Japan urges South Korea to drop wartime compensation demands
Japan's foreign minister accused South Korea on Monday of worsening already strained ties by making "illegal" demands for compensation for the sexual abuse of Korean women and...
4 hours ago - Star Tribune
Man accused of living in O'Hare for 3 months described as ‘gentle soul' who was supposed to be going home to India, friends say
Arrest raises security questions at one of the world's busiest airports.
4 hours ago - Chicago Tribune
Kremlin Critic Alexei Navalny Jailed for 30 Days as His Supporters Plan Protests
MOSCOW - A Russian judge on Monday ordered opposition leader Alexei Navalny jailed for 30 days, after the leading Kremlin critic returned to Russia from Germany where he was...
5 hours ago - Time
EXCLUSIVE: Mother of victim in deadly NYE hit-and-run in San Francisco speaks of 'turmoil' in her heart
She says she's known there was trouble in San Francisco since her 2019 visit from Japan to the world-famous city. But she didn't know DA Chesa Boudin's lenient handling of...
5 hours ago - ABC
Jon Lester signs with the Washington Nationals, reports say, ending a 6-year Chicago Cubs tenure that included 2 All-Star selections and a World Series title
Pitcher Jon Lester, one of the greatest free-agent additions in Chicago Cubs history, reportedly signed a one-year deal Monday with the Washington Nationals.
5 hours ago - Chicago Tribune - 4 articles
Report: Jon Lester agrees to one-year deal with Washington Nationals
Legendary left-handed pitcher Jon Lester will not reunite with the Cubs after club declined his 2021 team option following the season. Lester,37, has agreed on a one-year deal...
5 hours ago - WGN TV - 4 articles
Jon Lester, Nationals Reportedly Agree to 1-Year Contract in Free Agency
The Washington Nationals reportedly added a three-time World Series champion to their rotation. Washington and left-handed pitcher Jon Lester agreed to a one-year deal with a...
6 hours ago - Bleacher Report - 3 articles
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California becomes first state to top 3 million coronavirus infections
California has become the first state to record more than 3 million known coronavirus infections.
Trump orders lifting of virus travel ban, but Biden aides vow to block move
Powerball jackpot rises to $730 million; Mega Millions hits $850 million
What would you do with the winnings?
History-making female kicker Sarah Fuller invited to President-elect Biden's...
“The glass ceilings are breaking,” she said on social media.
Martin Luther King Jr. honored with socially distant events nationwide
The nation observed a largely virtual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy Monday amid the coronavirus pandemic.
First Lady Melania Trump tweets farewell video as she prepares to leave the...
Trump called the opportunity to serve as first lady the "greatest honor of my life."
Mets GM Jared Porter bombarded female reporter with lewd texts, report says
An ESPN investigation found that Porter sent a woman he met in an elevator more than 60 unanswered messages in 2016, including one of male genitalia.
Woman Who Stole Pelosi's Laptop May Have Tried To Sell It To Russians, FBI Says
Riley June Williams breached the Capitol building on Jan. 6 and allegedly directed people to Pelosi's office.
Man allegedly hid inside Chicago airport for 3 months due to fear of coronavirus
A California man who told police that the coronavirus pandemic left him afraid to fly has been arrested on charges that he hid in a secured area at Chicago's O'Hare...
Teen saves family from house fire after they lost their sense of smell from...
A Texas family who lost their sense of smell because they have coronavirus nearly died when a fire engulfed their house and they couldn't smell the smoke.