Albert Pujols inches closer to 600 as he smacks a three-run home run in the bottom of the third inning, his eighth of the season and 599th of his career. (0:29)
Fun factoid about Albert Pujols’ first career home run on April 6, 2001, off Armando Reynoso: He played right field that day.
I love the …See the original posting at Real or not? Albert Pujols’ chase for 600 isn’t exciting, Robbie Ray is All-Star candidate
Unlike its predecessor treaty, the Kyoto Protocol, the Paris deal was intended to be nonbinding, so that countries could tailor their climate plans to their domestic situations and alter them as circumstances changed. There are no penalties for falling short of declared targets. The hope was that, t …See the original posting at Q. & A.: The Paris Climate Accord
“No matter how much money you have, no matter how famous you are, no matter how many people admire you, being black in America is — it’s tough,” James said. “And we got a long way to go for us as a society and for us as African-Americans until we feel equal in America.”
Officer Norma Eisenman, a sp …See the original posting at LeBron James Responds to Racial Vandalism: ‘Being Black in America Is Tough’
Amazon.com Inc. (AMZN) hit the magic price of $1,000 per share on the morning of May 30, but there’s no indication that CEO Jeff Bezos has any intention of splitting the stock, the Wall Street Journal reports. To the contrary, letting your company’s shares soar to such a dizzying price is “a new way …See the original posting at Amazon Nearing $1,000 Signals End of Stock Splits (AMZN, GOOGL, MKL)
At 9:06 Pacific time Tuesday evening (technically 12:06 a.m. on the East Coast), President Trump, as he does sometimes, sent a tweet:
Despite the constant negative press covfefe
That was it.
Was the president OK? Did he drop his phone into some water? Did it explode mid-tweet? Were aides trying t …See the original posting at ‘Covfefe’ shows how we are all wasting our finite lives
Kathy Griffin will not be back as co-host of CNN’s annual New Year’s Eve program, the network announced Wednesday.
CNN’s decision comes one day after photos were released of Griffin that showed the comedian holding up a bloody head resembling that of President Donald Trump.
“CNN has terminated our …See the original posting at CNN fires Kathy Griffin
For better and for worse, Hadid was the world’s first female starchitect.
Editor’s Note: Zaha Hadid became the first woman to win the Pritzker Prize on this day in 2004. This article is adapted from CityLab’s obituary after her death in March 2016.
A year after Zaha Hadid won the Pritzker Architec …See the original posting at The Enduring Power of Zaha Hadid
Mark June 18 on your calendar, if it’s not already circled. That’s Father’s Day 2017, the day when we celebrate dads and everything they do.
Picking the perfect Father’s Day gifts can be a little tougher than it sounds. Ties are the old standby, but they don’t go over quite as …See the original posting at Father’s Day 2017: 10 High-Tech Gifts Dad Will Love
Back in 1996, Mary Kay Letourneau, 34, was a married mother of four who taught at a Seattle elementary school. Vili Fualaau was a 12-year-old sixth grade student in her class. They began a sexual and romantic relationship that would lead to nationwide television coverage, multiple jail stints, books …See the original posting at Ex-teacher Mary Kay Letourneau separates from former student years after sex scandal
Melania Trump won’t stand to see her husband mocked in a bloody “decapitated” head photo shoot.
The first lady fired back at Kathy Griffin on Wednesday, questioning the comedian’s “mental health” after she posed in a picture with a bloodied Trump mask.
“As a mother, a wife and a human being, that …See the original posting at Melania Trump questions Kathy Griffin’s ‘mental health’ after bloodied mask photo shoot