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    Seven-time NASCAR Cup Series champion crew chief Chad Knaus is being promoted from pit lane to the Hendrick Motorsports executive suite. Knaus has the third most wins of any crew chief. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)) The 49-year-old was in charge of the No. 48 car for all of Johnson’s championships and has been working with William Byron since 2018. Chad Knaus (r) helped William Byron make the playoffs two years in a row. (Jeffrey Vest/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) Hendrick Motorsports announced on Tuesday that Knaus will become vice president of competition at the end of the season to oversee all of the team’s cars and its transition to the next generation NASCAR Cup Series spec car coming in...
    WINTER'S chilly temperatures and inclement weather could snare the work commutes of millions of Americans around the country in just a few months. Although some employers expect workers to endure dangerous commuting conditions, you could legally be able to stay home from work if it's too cold. 7Winter's chill could complicate the commutes of million of American workers who aren't able to stay homeCredit: Getty Images - Getty 7Experts say that employees should stay home in sub-zero temperaturesCredit: AP:Associated Press So when is it considered "too cold" to go to work, and what about your right to stay home? When is it too cold to go to work? There's no exact temperature that is legally deemed too cold to work....
    Supreme Court nominee Amy Barretts ties to faith group draw questions about its treatment of women Get free coffee, java deals Tuesday for National Coffee Day at Dunkin, Starbucks, Panera and more. See the list. As MLB playoffs start, league starts to grasp economic reality of 2021 season It did not conclude without some issues. The truncated 60-game MLB season, postponed from its expected start in March to July due to the COVID-19 pandemic, saw some major issues relating to the virus. © Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports MLB commissioner Rob Manfred and the league will soon have to confront how the 2021 season will present economic challenges. This started during the first weekend of action when half of the...
    First lady Melania Trump turned heads Tuesday when she stepped out in a gorgeous striped pantsuit at the White House ahead of the trip to Ohio for the presidential debate. (REUTERS/Leah Millis) (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images) (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images) The first lady looked as striking as ever in the black-and-white striped jacket and pants as she joined President Donald Trump as they boarded Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House. (RELATED: Celebrate Ivanka Trump’s Birthday With Her Greatest Looks [SLIDESHOW]) (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images) (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP via Getty Images) She completed the jaw-dropping look with loose hair, a white button-up shirt and black high heels....
    3 people die in 6 days from climbing, hiking accidents in New Hampshire mountains Get free coffee, java deals Tuesday for National Coffee Day at Dunkin, Starbucks, Panera and more. See the list. Rays set Wild Card series roster The Rays have announced their 28-man roster for their wild card series with the Blue Jays, beginning Tuesday at Tropicana Field. Blake Snell will start Game 1, while Tyler Glasnow and Charlie Morton are scheduled to start the next two games (in Morton’s case, if a Game 3 if necessary). © Jim Rassol-USA TODAY Sports The Rays have set their Wild Card round roster, and Blake Snell will get the starting nod in Tuesday's Game 1 against the Blue Jays....
    3 people die in 6 days from climbing, hiking accidents in New Hampshire mountains Get free coffee, java deals Tuesday for National Coffee Day at Dunkin, Starbucks, Panera and more. See the list. Eagles place TE Dallas Goedert on IR with ankle injury The ankle injury Dallas Goedert suffered will require an IR stint. The Eagles placed the third-year tight end on IR Tuesday, sidelining him for at least three weeks. © Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Philadelphia Eagles tight end Dallas Goedert (88) will miss at least three weeks. Goedert suffered what looked like a high ankle sprain against the Bengals, leaving the tie game early. While the Eagles have Zach Ertz healthy, he is about the only one...
    NYC schools reopen amid spike in Covid cases Get free coffee, java deals Tuesday for National Coffee Day at Dunkin, Starbucks, Panera and more. See the list. Most Americans don't know these lucrative Social Security "secrets" Ad Microsoft Incredible Blanket Puts Humans In A Deep Sleep, Melting Stress Away Ad Microsoft 23 Gadgets That Could Sell Out Before the Holidays Ad Microsoft Full screen 1/17 SLIDES © Jeffrey Markowitz/Getty Images "I will live." — Ruth Bader Ginsberg, 1933...
    NYC schools reopen amid spike in Covid cases Get free coffee, java deals Tuesday for National Coffee Day at Dunkin, Starbucks, Panera and more. See the list. Broncos to start Brett Rypien Thursday night against Jets The Denver Broncos have been hit hard by the injury bug through the first three weeks of the 2020 NFL season. That included starting quarterback Drew Lock going down for multiple weeks due to a shoulder injury. © Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports The Denver Broncos will start Brett Rypien against the Jets on Thursday night. After initially playing well in Lock’s stead during the team’s Week 2 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers, veteran Jeff Driskel struggled this past Sunday against the Tampa...
    MARIE Osmond slammed "hateful discord" and said "nothing will throw her off balance" in a cryptic post following her firing from The Talk. The entertainer took to Instagram recently to share a head-turning message for all of her fans alongside a graphic that read, "Joshua 1:9." 9Marie Osmond took to Instagram to slam 'hateful discord'Credit: Getty Images - Getty 9Marie also mentioned not letting anything 'throw her off balance'Credit: Instagram She wrote: "This was another week of rioting and hateful discord. Not to mention destructive fires, earthquakes and devastating storms. "We have watched our values being questioned and even our right to worship God. Freedom to choose feels like it’s in jeopardy. But! It was also a week of...
    After a childs accidental shooting death, Pennsylvania appeals court rules federal gun industry protection law unconstitutional 7 New Fast-Food Chains You Can Only Find Online White Sox announce Wild Card series roster The White Sox have officially set their 28-man roster for their wild card series against the A’s, beginning Tuesday in Oakland. Lucas Giolito will be on the mound Tuesday afternoon, while Dallas Keuchel is slated to start Game 2. © Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago White Sox's Wild Card round roster is set ahead of a showdown with the Oakland A's. The biggest headline (and sigh of relief for Chicago fans) of the roster announcement is the presence of Eloy Jimenez, who has been out of...
    All eyes will be on President Trump and his Democratic challenger Joe Biden during the first of three debates — and on the third man on the stage Tuesday — Fox News anchor Chris Wallace. Wallace, 72, the son of legendary “60 Minutes” reporter Mike Wallace, said he doesn’t intend to fact-check claims made by Biden and Trump in Cleveland, instead preferring to remain “as invisible as possible.” “I’m trying to get them to engage … to focus on the key issues … to give people at home a sense of why they want to vote for one versus the other,” Wallace said in an interview on Fox News. “If I’ve done my job right, at the end of the...
    NYC reports uptick in virus positivity rate 6 Recent Changes at the Grocery Store You Need to Know About Twins set Wild Card series roster; Byron Buxton active, Josh Donaldson out The Twins have formally announced their 28-man roster for their three-game Wild Card series against the visiting Astros. Among the most notable decisions is the inclusion of center fielder Byron Buxton and the omission of third baseman Josh Donaldson. Buxton has been recovering from concussion symptoms since being hit in the head with a pitch, while Donaldson has been battling renewed calf issues. Both worked out Monday, but it seems Donaldson is still not quite up to good enough health to factor into the first round. He could...
    The Walking Dead showrunner shares COVID-19 filming plans NYC reports uptick in virus positivity rate Astros sign Yuli Gurriel to one-year, $7M extension Just hours before postseason play begins, the Astros announced that they’ve extended first baseman Yuli Gurriel on a one-year deal that includes a club option for the 2022 season. The 36-year-old Wasserman client would’ve been a free agent this winter but will instead return for at least a sixth season in Houston. © Cary Edmondson-USA TODAY Sports Houston Astros infielder Yuli Gurriel inked an extension. Gurriel will be guaranteed $7M on the contract, USA Today’s Bob Nightengale reports (via Twitter). That comes in the form of a $6.5M salary and a $500K buyout on an $8M...
    NYC reports uptick in virus positivity rate 6 Recent Changes at the Grocery Store You Need to Know About Delonte West reportedly checks in to rehab after help from Mark Cuban Delonte West has made headlines for the struggles he's encountered this year, but there is some positive news to share about the former NBA guard. © Ron Jenkins/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/MCT/Sipa USA Former Mavericks guard Delonte West has struggled since he last played in the NBA. A photo surfaced last week that appeared to show West panhandling in the Dallas area. After seeing the photo, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban renewed his efforts to get West some help, as he has battled mental health and substance abuse issues since...
    The wildfire racing California’s wine country has more than tripled in size, burning one acre every five seconds as crews struggle to get a handle on the blazes, authorities said. Cal Fire said Tuesday that the Glass Fire rapidly spreading through the Napa Valley and Sonoma counties has torched at least 46,560 acres while remaining 0 percent contained. The fire erupted early Sunday around 4 a.m. local time, spreading through the wine country at a rate of 1 acre every five seconds between then and Monday morning, CNN reported. More than 100 buildings, including homes and winery installations, had been destroyed by the inferno, which had tripled in size as of Monday night, officials said. Meanwhile, more than 70,000 people...
    September 29, 2020 | 12:36pm 1 of 19 Ivana Trump heads out for the day in a bright red suit and coiffed hair ahead of the presidential debate between her ex-husband and Joe Biden. MEGA 2 of 19 The president’s ex-wife grabbed a quick bite to eat from a local food truck in her neighborhood. MEGA 3 of 19 Matt Damon and Jodie Comer laugh while filming “The Last Duel” in Ireland. BACKGRID 4 of 19 Amber Heard and girlfriend Bianca Butti head to Home Depot in Los Angeles. TheImageDirect.com 5 of...
    Calif. wildfires: Entire city of Calistoga evacuated 6 Recent Changes at the Grocery Store You Need to Know About Twins add top prospect Alex Kirilloff to playoff roster In a surprise move, the Twins are set to promote top outfield prospect Alex Kirilloff for what would be his MLB debut during the first round of the postseason. Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reported Monday night that the move was being discussed, and both Seth Stohs of TwinsDaily.com and Jonathan Mayo of MLB.com (Twitter link) hear that Kirilloff is indeed being added to the big-league roster. His contract will need to be formally selected, although fellow rookie outfielder Brent Rooker is on the 10-day IL with a season-ending forearm...
    It was a “Notorious” error by Kamala Harris. The vice presidential nominee had a Joe Biden moment – referring to the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg as the “Notorious B.I.G.” “She was part of our culture. Yes, we wear those Notorious B.I.G. T-shirts with a lot of pride, but since she passed, there are parents reminding their children that she helped their lives,” Harris said during a speech about President Trump’s nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. The California Democrat mistakenly uttered the nickname of Brooklyn-born rapper Biggie Smalls rather than referring to Ginsburg as “The Notorious RBG,” as she was popularly known late in her long career on the bench. “FWIW, Harris’s prepared remarks did...
    LORRAINE Martin Smothers, the wife of broadcast journalist Chris Wallace, is a chef and author. The pair have been married for 23 years after Smothers ended her first marriage in 1993. 3Lorraine Martin Smothers and Chris WallaceCredit: Getty Images - Getty Who is Lorraine Martin Smothers? Lorraine Martin Smothers is the wife of Fox News journalist Chris Wallace. Wallace has been with the network since 2005 and will be moderating the first presidential debate on September 29. Smothers is a published author and chef who has three cookbooks under her belt, including Amazon best-seller Mrs. Sunday's Soups. Her first soup-inspired cookbook, published in 2010, came as a result of her husband’s schedule as the host of the Sunday morning...
    Amnesty International halts work in India, blaming government witch hunt Tampa Bay Lightning, Dallas Stars had great playoff runs; what awaits this offseason? See the Stars of Remember the Titans, Then & Now Everywhere we go -Everywhere we go-, people wanna know -people wanna know-, who we are -who we are-, so we tell them -so we tell them- We Are the Titans! Most Americans don't know these lucrative Social Security "secrets" Ad Microsoft Incredible Blanket Puts Humans In A Deep Sleep, Melting Stress Away Ad Microsoft Full screen...
    CHANTING women hurled petrol bombs at riot police in Mexico City during a protest demanding the legalisation of abortion. Baton-wielding cops were seen engulfed in flames as the pro-choice demo reached boiling point on the streets of the capital. 10Fired-up female protesters hurled petrol bombs at riot police in Mexico CityCredit: Getty Images - Getty 10Many were clad in the green bandanas which have become the symbol of the pro-choice movementCredit: EPA The fiercely Catholic country was rocked by chaotic scenes as hundreds of demonstrators charged police lines on Monday afternoon. Many were clad in the green bandanas which have become the symbol of the pro-choice movement across Latin America. Multiple officers were engulfed in flames after being hit by...
    Confidential information released after school district refused to pay hackers ransom demand, report says National Coffee Day 2020: Get free drinks and deals Tuesday at Krispy Kreme, Starbucks, Dunkin, Panera and more Most Americans don't know these lucrative Social Security "secrets" Ad Microsoft Incredible Blanket Puts Humans In A Deep Sleep, Melting Stress Away Ad Microsoft 23 Gadgets That Could Sell Out Before the Holidays Ad Microsoft Full screen 1/19 SLIDES © Joshua Roberts/Stringer/Getty...
    BETHENNY Frankel has showcased her toned body - just days after revealing she is still married to husband Jason Hoppy. The Real Housewives of New York City alum, 49, looked incredible as she posed for a series of shots next to her car on Instagram. 7Bethenny Frankel looked incredible as she flaunted her toned figure on social mediaCredit: Bethenny Frankel/Instagram Keen to put recent revelations to one side, Bethenny appeared confident as she sat on the hood of the flashy vehicle. The mother-of-one wore a vest top and leather trousers, which perfectly showed off her toned figure. In the second shot, the star towered over her car as she flashed her abs for the camera. Captioning the...
    Thousands flee new wildfires in Calif. wine country National Coffee Day 2020: Get free drinks and deals Tuesday at Krispy Kreme, Starbucks, Dunkin, Panera and more Most Americans don't know these lucrative Social Security "secrets" Ad Microsoft Incredible Blanket Puts Humans In A Deep Sleep, Melting Stress Away Ad Microsoft 23 Gadgets That Could Sell Out Before the Holidays Ad Microsoft ...
    Jordan Roberts might have just hit the farthest home run in softball history The best motorcycles for weekend warriors Most Americans don't know these lucrative Social Security "secrets" Ad Microsoft Incredible Blanket Puts Humans In A Deep Sleep, Melting Stress Away Ad Microsoft 23 Gadgets That Could Sell Out Before the Holidays Ad Microsoft Full screen 1/19 SLIDES © Joshua Roberts/Stringer/Getty Images News/Getty Images North America Taxed Message President Donald Trump's tax returns —...
    JENNIFER Aniston admitted that she nearly QUIT Hollywood after one job "sucked the life" out of her. The 51-year-old actress opened up about the rocky moment in her career while appearing on the Smartless podcast on Monday. 8Jennifer admitted that she considered leaving HollywoodCredit: REX 8Her breakout role was as Rachel Green on FriendsCredit: Getty - Contributor The podcast is hosted by Jason Bateman, Sean Hayes and Will Arnett. When the hosts asked Jennifer what's the closest she has gotten to quitting the business, she admitted: "I would have to say the last two years that has crossed my mind, which it never did before." While she didn't name the project that almost made her leave the business, she said...
    Rayshard Brooks shooting investigation completed by GBI Next Time You Order a Starbucks Salted Caramel Mocha, Use These Tips to Make It Healthier Previewing the 2020-21 class of free-agent shortstops With the 2020 regular season having ended, there will be more and more talk about free agency during the upcoming weeks. MLBTR has already taken a look at the catchers and first basemen due to reach the open market soon. We’ll now turn to the shortstop position, where a few household names are without contracts for 2021. © Sam Navarro-USA TODAY Sports Didi Gregorius has had a stellar season for the Phillies. Everyday shortstops © Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports Marcus Semien (30): It has been only a year...
    Turns out 2020 can get worse Next Time You Order a Starbucks Salted Caramel Mocha, Use These Tips to Make It Healthier Most Americans don't know these lucrative Social Security "secrets" Ad Microsoft Incredible Blanket Puts Humans In A Deep Sleep, Melting Stress Away Ad Microsoft 23 Gadgets That Could Sell Out Before the Holidays Ad Microsoft ...
    NBA players Nikola Jokic, left, Tyler Herro, center, and Luka Doncic, right. (Photo: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images, Ronald Martinez/Getty Images, Michael Reaves/Getty Images) During an ESPN interview in 2004, interviewer Jim Gray asked Larry Bird, arguably the best White player in NBA history, if the league needed more White players. “I think it’s good for a fan base because, as we all know, the majority of the fans are White America. And if you just had a couple of White guys in there, you might get them a little excited. But it is a Black man’s game, and it will be forever,” he replied. Bird wasn’t saying anything that 99% of NBA ownership and then NBA commissioner David Stern hadn’t been...
    Utter devastation: Multiple wildfires in California burn homes, prompt evacuations Next Time You Order a Starbucks Salted Caramel Mocha, Use These Tips to Make It Healthier Rafael Nadal is wearing a $1 million watch while playing in the French Open © Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty Images Martin Bureau/AFP/Getty Images Rafael Nadal is wearing a $1 million Richard Mille watch during the French Open. The watch's face looks lika a tennis racquet, weighs just over 1 ounce, and there are only 50 of them available. Nadal and other tennis stars have worn expensive watches during tournaments before. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. As Rafael Nadal goes for his 13th French Open title and his record-tying 20th Grand Slam, he...
    Meghan King Celebrates ‘Best Birthday’ With BF Christian Schauf, Family I shopped at Aldi for the first time. Heres what surprised me Mariners Shed Long has surgery on right tibia The Mariners announced Monday that second baseman Shed Long underwent a “closed reduction intermedullary fixation of his right tibia on Sept. 22 to repair a stress fracture in his right shin.” He’s expected to be able to participate in spring training games next year, per the club. © Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports Overall, in 296 career plate appearances, Shed Long is a .223/.294/.383 hitter. Originally a Reds draftee — 12th round, 2013 — Long rose through the ranks to become one of Cincinnati’s more promising prospects in 2018. The...
    Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel are now a party of four. The ex-boybander and actress are said to have welcomed their second child together after reports swirled for weeks that the pair secretly added to their family. "The baby is cute, of course, it's Justin and Jessica!" Timberlake’s former *NSYNC bandmate Lance Bass, 41, told Entertainment Tonight on Friday, adding that he and the other group members were privy to the baby news "before anyone else.” The “Daily Popcast” host said the *NSYNC group text thread has been littered with baby chat," adding, "It's all been conversations about a newborn." JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE JOKES THAT PARENTING 24/7 DURING THE CORONAVIRUS IS 'NOT HUMAN' "[Justin and Jessica are] very, very happy," said Bass,...
    Judge: Man charged in 2006 Iraq slayings to remain jailed Boston restaurant operated by Salt Bae shut down for COVID-19 violations Old Duncan Robinson message goes viral after Heat make NBA Finals Duncan Robinson has played a huge role for the Miami Heat on their road to the NBA Finals, and it seems like even he never could have seen that coming. © Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Miami Heat guard Duncan Robinson (55) wasn't so sure he'd make it in the NBA. Robinson, whose journey to the NBA is one of the best storylines of the postseason, played college basketball at Michigan after transferring there from Division III Williams in 2014. When he was a senior with the Wolverines...
    GIZELLE Bryant stars in Real Housewives of Potomac and was married to pastor Jamal Bryant for seven years. The pair got divorced in 2008 as it was believed that Jamal had been involved in an extramarital affair. 7Gizelle and Jamal Bryant rekindled their loveCredit: Getty Images - Getty Who is Jamal Bryant's ex-wife Gizelle Bryant?  Gizelle Bryant, 50, is a reality TV star on RHOP. She also works in philanthropy and teamed up with the Birmingham City Council to help with environmental advocacy and redevelopment of the Alabama city. In addition, she has done charity work for Hill Harper's Manifest Your Destiny Foundation. Gizelle also owns a makeup brand called EveryHue Beauty. 7She is a philanthropist and a makeup brand...
    THE Talk staff is “bracing” for the show to be canceled as the network “slashed the budget” after beloved cohost Marie Osmond was “fired” from the daytime series.  The Talk received backlash from viewers when Marie, who joined the CBS show in 2019 to replace Sara Gilbert, was reportedly let go after only one season amid tension with her costars.  11The Talk staff is preparing for the show's cancellation after Marie Osmond's firingCredit: Getty Images - Getty An insider exclusively claimed to The Sun that staff is preparing for the show to be taken off the air.  The source alleged: “The entire staff is bracing for the show to be canceled because they have slashed the budget, laid off crew...
    Loading the player... R&B superstar Toni Braxton says she is up for a Verzuz battle, and she already has her competition in mind. Braxton told mega-artist Missy Elliott, who was questioning her for Interview magazine, that her Verzuz challenger would have to be “Mariah [Carey] or Mary J. [Blige] or something.” Braxton is reportedly among some of the most requested artists for participation in a Verzuz battle, along with the likes of Usher and Chris Brown. R&B superstar Toni Braxton says she is up for a Verzuz battle, and she already has her competition in mind: Mariah Carey or Mary J. Blige. (Photos by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for dcp, Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images and Craig Barritt/Getty Images for Saks Fifth...
    IT'S often hailed as the "mightiest" of the Chinese zodiac signs, but do your character traits match up to the myths around the Dragon? With personality attributes including confidence, charisma and extreme talent, there appear to be major advantages to being born in the year of the Dragon. 5The Dragon is a celebrated symbol in Chinese cultureCredit: Getty Images - Getty The Chinese zodiac splits everyone up into animal signs based on what year they were born, according to the lunar calendar. But your characteristics can differ even further from there, depending on which element your birthday is associated with as well - Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal and Water. So, when exactly does the year of the 'Metal Dragon' fall?...
    WHETHER you're kind and polite, or outgoing and selfish, everyone is said to fall into a certain category when it comes to the Chinese zodiac. And if you're born in the year of the Rabbit - you're ticking a huge amount of boxes. 5The Rabbit can be split into Earth, Wood, Fire, Metal and WaterCredit: Getty Images - Getty From the Rat, the Ox, the Tiger and of course the Rabbit, to the Dragon, the Snake, the Horse, the Goat, the Monkey, the Rooster, the Dog and the Pig, the animal cycle repeats every 12 years according to the lunar calendar - with everyone falling into one of the categories. Each of those can then be split into five elements...
    WHEN it comes to horoscopes, you either love them or hate them - but what happens when it comes to your Chinese zodiac sign? With 12 animals, and five elements, everyone on Earth is said to fall into a specific category which claims to tell them more about their personality and characteristics. 6The year of the Rat falls in 2020 tooCredit: Getty Images - Getty Repeating every 12 years, the animal cycle includes the Rat, the Ox, the Tiger, the Rabbit, the Dragon, the Snake, the Horse, the Goat, the Monkey, the Rooster, the Dog and the Pig. Each of those can then be split into five elements - Earth, Wood, Fire, Metal and Water. So what exactly is...
    THE Tiger is the third of all Chinese zodiac animals and is seen as the guardian of children. But depending on exactly where someone's birthday falls, they may have very different characteristics. 6The Metal Tiger is said to be fearless and curiousCredit: Getty Images - Getty The zodiac classification system splits everyone up into animal signs based on what year they were born, according to the lunar calendar. The cycle repeats every 12 years and includes the Rat, the Ox, the Tiger, the Rabbit, the Dragon, the Snake, the Horse, the Goat, the Monkey, the Rooster, the Dog and the Pig. These can then be split into five elements - Earth, Wood, Fire, Metal and Water. So what exactly is...
    Florida schools reopened en masse, but a surge in coronavirus didnt follow, a USA TODAY analysis found Walmart has reportedly picked 2 gas-station billionaire brothers as preferred bidders for Asda, its $8.4 billion UK grocery chain Doug Pederson addresses talk about benching Carson Wentz Carson Wentz has been alarmingly bad through the first three games of the season, but Philadelphia Eagles head coach Doug Pederson is not ready to entertain any talk of benching the quarterback. © Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports Should Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz get benched? Head coach Doug Pederson doesn't think so. Wentz completed 29-of-47 passes for 225 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions in Sunday’s tie against the Cincinnati Bengals. Pederson was asked during...
    JOAQUIN Phoenix and fiancée Rooney Mara have just welcomed their first child into the world – a boy they've named River in honour of Joaquin's brother. But behind their baby's sweet name lies painful memories for Joaquin, who lost his big brother to a horrific drug overdose in 1993. 15Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara have had their first child togetherCredit: Reuters 15They've named their son after Joaquin's older brother, River, who died in 1993Credit: Getty Images - Getty Joaquin, 46, and Rooney, 35, are yet to officially announce the birth of their child after never publicly confirming rumours that Rooney was pregnant. Instead, news of baby River was broken by the couple's close friend and director Viktor...
    WILDFIRES have destroyed a famous Napa Valley winery as 2,000 residents were urged to leave their homes in California. Pictures show the Chateau Boswell being put the torch as the Glass Fire continues to rage near St Helena. 18The nearby Black Rock Inn completely engulfed in flamesCredit: AP:Associated Press 18Chateau Boswell burns in the Glass Fire Credit: Getty Images - Getty 18Firefighters attempt to battle the blaze at Chateau BoswellCredit: Getty Images - Getty 18Thousands have been told the evacuate in the Glass FireCredit: AP:Associated Press 18Chateau Boswell was one of many wineries at risk from the fireCredit: AP:Associated Press Meanwhile, the Black Rock Inn was also pictured completely engulfed by flames just one mile away from the winery....
    Shirley Bannister, mother of South Carolina teacher who died of Covid-19, dies from it weeks later The most adorable small-town restaurant in every state Dwyane Wade answers million-dollar question about NBA Finals Dwyane Wade has answered the million-dollar question regarding the NBA Finals. © Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Dwyane Wade said he is pulling for the Heat in the NBA Finals. The Miami Heat beat the Boston Celtics in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday to advance to the NBA Finals. They will meet the Los Angeles Lakers, pitting two teams that missed the playoffs last year against each other. Wade spent 15 of his 17 NBA seasons playing for the Heat. But one of his...
    Itll Be a Boy for Vanderpump Rules Stars Jax Taylor and Brittany Cartwright Shirley Bannister, mother of South Carolina teacher who died of Covid-19, dies from it weeks later 9 takeaways from Week 3 Sunday Rundown recaps the most important developments from the day's action and examines the significance of those events moving forward. © L to R (Getty Images): C. Graythen/T. Ludwig/C. Mandato Josh Allen is chaos © Provided by theScore Timothy T Ludwig / Getty Images Sport / Getty In the Buffalo Bills' 35-32 win over the Los Angeles Rams, which was somehow much wilder than even that close score indicates, quarterback Josh Allen made his strongest case yet against his many doubters. He also still found...
    Judge gives temporary reprieve to TikTok, allows U.S. downloads to continue Chain restaurants in bad financial shape Josh McCown essentially serving as Eagles part-time coach Josh McCown agreed to an unprecedented deal to become the Eagles’ emergency remote quarterback by signing to their practice squad earlier this month, and now we have more details on the arrangement. One of the reasons McCown was brought in was because of his strong relationship with Carson Wentz, and he’s been talking Wentz through his slow start, sources told Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. © Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Josh McCown has been talking Carson Wentz through his slow start, sources told Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports. Sources also told La Canfora that McCown...
    Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk: A Timeline of Their Relationship Oil Dips Near $40 on Uncertain Demand With Libya Supply Rising This is why Al Michaels is not calling Sunday Night Football Those watching “Sunday Night Football” between the New Orleans Saints and Green Bay Packers noticed something immediately: Mike Tirico was on the call instead of Al Michaels. © Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports The NBC play-by-play voice was out on a “bye week this Sunday for Packers-Saints. So where was Michaels? The NBC play-by-play voice was out on a “bye week.” Prior to the start of the NFL season, NBC said that Michaels would miss a few weeks this season where Tirico would sub in for him. These...
    Watch the presidential debate with live fact-checking by USA TODAYs team of experts Chain restaurants in bad financial shape MLB postseason field is set With a hectic final day of play in the books, the 2020 playoff field is officially set – which visual learners can view here from MLB Network. The defending World Series champion Nationals and their newly crowned batting champion Juan Soto will watch from home. The Mets and Phillies turned in disappointing seasons, while the Marlins stunned their NL East counterparts to enter the postseason as the No. 6 seed in the National League. The Braves weathered a line change in their starting rotation to win their third consecutive NL East title. © David Richard-USA...
    Gwyneth Paltrow and Brad Falchuk: A Timeline of Their Relationship Kioxia Delays Plan for IPO, Sending Toshiba Shares Lower Vic Fangio explains decision to make QB switch from Jeff Driskel to Brett Rypien The Denver Broncos stunk it up at home in a 28-10 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Sunday and even made a quarterback switch late in the game. © Ron Chenoy-USA TODAY Sports Down 28-10 with 10 minutes left, Broncos head coach Vic Fangio went from backup Jeff Driskel to Brett Rypien. Down 28-10 with 10 minutes left, Broncos head coach Vic Fangio went from backup Jeff Driskel to Brett Rypien. Fangio had a few reasons for the decision and pointed out where Driskel went...
    BELOVED Japanese actress Takeuchi Yuko has died aged just 40 of likely suicide. The mom-of-two was found dead in her Tokyo apartment by her husband Nakabayashi Taiki, also an actor. 8Famed Japanese actress Takeuchi Yuko has died aged 40 of apparent suicideCredit: Getty Images - Getty Police is investigating the cause of death with suicide the more likely outcome. Takeuchi was best known to Western audiences for her roles in Miss Sherlock and Ringu. The actress did not leave a note and is survived by her husband and their two sons, including a baby who was born in January. Her tragic passing comes after other big name Japanese stars also took their lives this year. 8Her husband, fellow actor Nakabayashi Taiki found...
    MIKEL ARTETA is putting ‘the Arsenal Way’ on the back burner as he bids to end the club’s Anfield nightmare this evening. The Gunners have conceded a staggering 30 goals in their last eight visits to Liverpool and haven’t won there since 2012 when Arteta was still a player. 6Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta is prepared to adjust his tactics to who they are playingCredit: Getty Images - Getty But they did beat Jurgen Klopp’s Champions at the Emirates in July and triumphed in a penalty shoot-out in the Community Shield last month. And on both occasions they were happy to allow Liverpool to dominate possession and punish their opponents on the break. It is a tactic which Arteta has consistently...
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    Fact check: Satirical claim that the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals overturned Ginsburgs death Berkeley becomes 1st city to ban junk food at grocery store checkouts Braves scratch Ronald Acuna Jr. from Sundays lineup Ronald Acuna Jr. was scratched from Sunday's lineup because of left wrist irritation, the Braves announced. Obviously, it’s not an ideal situation for the Braves, but there’s no apparent reason to read anything more into this than what’s on the surface. With their playoff position locked, the Braves don’t gain much from playing Acuna, especially if he’s anything less than 100 percent. There’s no reason to expect Acuna won’t be back in the lineup for their three-game wild-card playoff. © Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports The Braves...
    BTS announces new album BE is on its way Kentucky legislator urges police to drop charges against her and fellow Breonna Taylor protesters Braves to add Pablo Sandoval to active roster The Braves will select Pablo Sandoval’s contract to the active roster today, manager Brian Snitker told MLB.com’s Mark Bowman and other reporters.  Sandoval is slated to play third base in Atlanta’s starting lineup today. © Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports Braves manager Brian Snitker told reporters that the team will select Pablo Sandoval’s contract to the active roster Sunday. Sandoval inked a minor league deal with the Braves a little under two weeks ago, just four days after the Giants released him.  The Panda hit only .220/.278/.268 over 90 plate...
    Kentucky legislator urges police to drop charges against her and fellow Breonna Taylor protesters Berkeley becomes 1st city to ban junk food at grocery store checkouts Could Alex Cora return to Red Sox following Ron Roenicke firing? The Boston Red Sox announced on Sunday that Ron Roenicke will not return as the team’s manager next season. That immediately led to speculation that the Red Sox could be planning to bring back Alex Cora. © Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The inevitable speculation that Alex Cora will return to the Red Sox has started. Sunday’s game against the Atlanta Braves is the final one of the season for the Red Sox. They got off to a horrible start to the shortened...
    BLM protest in NYC: New York protest demanding justice for Breonna Taylor ends with 12 arrests Berkeley becomes 1st city to ban junk food at grocery store checkouts Eagles star DeSean Jackson honors Breonna Taylor with his cleats Philadelphia Eagles star receiver DeSean Jackson is wearing special cleats for his team’s Week 3 game against the Cincinnati Bengals. He is honoring Breonna Taylor, who was killed in an officer-involved shooting in March. © Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports DeSean Jackson is honoring Breonna Taylor on his cleats for Sunday's game. #Eagles star DeSean Jackson honoring Breonna Taylor with some awesome cleats. pic.twitter.com/xBu1XvNEkI— Sportsnaut (@Sportsnaut) September 27, 2020 That’s some pretty awesome stuff right there. We have in the past seen...
    Fla. residents can now enjoy restaurants, bars sans curbs Heres what grocery stores looked like when you were growing up Report: Cam Newton unlikely to get midseason extension from Patriots Cam Newton has played so well through the first two weeks of the season that there is already talk of the New England Patriots potentially signing him to a contract extension. However, it does not sound like either side has much interest in exploring that at the moment. © Paul Rutherford-USA TODAY Sports Cam Newton looks likely to play on his infamously cheap contract this season. Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that it is unlikely the Patriots will give Newton a raise or sign him to an extension...
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    JUSTIN Timberlake and Jessica Biel welcomed their second child over the summer, NSYNC member Lance Bass claimed. During an interview with Entertainment Tonight, Lance, 41, confirmed the new addition. 2Lance Bass confirmed Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel welcomed their second child over the summerCredit: Getty Images - Getty 2Lance said the baby is 'so cute'Credit: Getty Images Lance continued that the ‘NSYNC group chat is all about their families, as he’s even seen photos of their second child.  He added: “The baby is cute, of course. It’s Justin and Jessica!” But he wouldn’t give up the baby’s name, as he responded: “That’s a good question. Justin would kill me!” Justin, 39, and Jessica, 38, are also parents to son...
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    Minnesota Covid-19 survey halted after team members report racial slurs, state officials say The best cheap burger in every state Kris Bryant is done with criticism from Cubs fans Kris Bryant has had absolutely enough criticism from Chicago Cubs fans. © Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Kris Bryant has had absolutely enough criticism from Chicago Cubs fans. Bryant has been enduring a rough season and is batting .205/.289/.331, which are all career-low marks for him by far. But on Saturday, Bryant finally delivered a big game, though the Cubs lost 9-5 to the Chicago White Sox. © Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Kris Bryant has had absolutely enough criticism from Chicago Cubs fans. Bryant smashed a grand slam in the third...
    Minnesota Covid-19 survey halted after team members report racial slurs, state officials say The best cheap burger in every state Brandon Royval scores dramatic upset win at Fight Island Brandon Royval entered Saturday night’s fight at UFC 253 as a major underdog against Kai Kara-France. In fact, it seemed to be the most lopsided bout of the main card at Fight Island. © Handout Photo-USA TODAY Sports Brandon Royval, or “Raw Dog,” as he is known, took out Kai Kara-France via a Round 2 guillotine choke submission. Just don’t tell that to Royval, the ninth-ranked fighter in the flyweight division. “Raw Dog,” as he is known, took out Kara-France via a Round 2 guillotine choke submission. It was something...
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    Seattle officer on leave after video shows cop rolling bicycle over protesters head The best cheap burger in every state Mike Leach has great comment about Mississippi States tough schedule Mike Leach did the unthinkable and led Mississippi State to a 44-34 win over defending national champion LSU in Baton Rouge on Saturday. © Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports Mike Leach's Bulldogs debut could not have gone any better. Leach, who was coaching his first game for the Bulldogs, saw quarterback K.J. Costello set an SEC passing yards record in the game. The Mississippi State debuts for both Leach and Costello really could not have gone better. That’s saying a lot considering how tough of an assignment they received...
    Be very careful in the middle of the street: People have driven into protests 104 times this summer The best cheap burger in every state Prince William, Duchess Kate share new photos of their family with Sir David Attenborough Fans of the royal family received an unexpected delight Saturday when new photos of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their family were released. Trump says hes not a fan of Meghan Markle after her and Prince Harrys political video USA TODAY See more videos SHARE SHARE TWEET SHARE EMAIL What to watch next Germanys ex-royals want their riches back CNN Watch the Secret Society of Second-Born Royals Cast Hilariously Quiz Each Other on Disney Movies...
    Be very careful in the middle of the street: People have driven into protests 104 times this summer The best cheap burger in every state Four-time All-Star Hunter Pence announces retirement after 14-year career Longtime big league outfielder Hunter Pence announced he’s retiring from baseball. This brings to an end a 14-year career spent with four teams, but he’ll surely be remembered most for his time with the Giants. © Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports After 14 years in the league, Hunter Pence has announced his retirement from baseball. Pence originally broke into pro ball in 2004, selected by the Astros in the second round out of the University of Texas-Arlington. Notably “awkward and unorthodox” as a prospect, in the...
    Amy Coney Barrett: Talented judge, popular professor brings solid conservative credentials The best cheap burger in every state Oregon safety Javon Holland opts out of 2020 season A second high-profile Oregon Duck will not play this season. Despite the Pac-12 agreeing to play an abbreviated season beginning in November, safety Jevon Holland announced he will opt out of his junior season (Twitter link). © Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports A second high-profile Oregon Duck will not play this season. Holland, who ranks 20th on Todd McShay’s big board of draft-eligible 2021 prospects, joins acclaimed Oregon tackle Penei Sewell in opting out. Several high-end prospects have opted out of this COVID-19-altered season, and although some moved to return to their respective schools, others...
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    Portland, Oregon, is ratcheting up law enforcement ahead of what’s expected to be another round of violent confrontations Saturday. Right wing groups The Proud Boys and Patriot Prayer plan a rally in the city that is expected to draw thousands of supporters and counterprotesters. The Proud Boys described plans for a “free speech event” to support President Trump and the police, restore law and order and condemn anti-fascists, “domestic terrorism” and “violent gangs of rioting felons” in the street, the Associated Press reported. Black Lives Matter protesters have demonstrated in the city every day since George Floyd’s death in May, with the protests often devolving into confrontations with police. The city has been the scene of violent clashes between the...
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    The 25 most political bands States where people rely most on debt to get by Dirk Nowitzki offers high praise for Nikola Jokic Count Dirk Nowitzki as a big fan of Denver Nuggets star Nikola Jokic. © Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Dirk Nowitzki is a big fan of Denver Nuggets star Nikola Jokic. Jokic has been compared to Nowitzki in some circles as a skilled big man who can score from anywhere and break down opposing defenses. Nowitzki is flattered by the comparison, but he suggested Jokic might be even better than he was in some aspects. “Damn. That’s a compliment,” Nowitzki said of comparisons to Jokic via text to ESPN’s Zach Lowe. “I wish I had his skill...
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    DONALD Trump has told black voters that Black Lives Matter was “destroying many lives” because it “spread violence across the US’. The Republican President, 74, blasted the BLM movement during a speech at an event called “Black Economic Empowerment” where he set out his “platinum plan” for Black voters. 5Donald Trump made the comments at a 'Black Economic Empowerment' eventCredit: Getty Images - Getty 5There have been a number of Black Lives Matter protests across the country in the past few daysCredit: The Mega Agency Taking up the issue of the recent high-profile deaths of several Black Americans, such a Breonna Taylor, at the hands of the police, Mr Trump said: “Many of those who are spreading violence in our...
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    DONALD Trump insisted on Friday that the only way he can lose the 2020 presidential election is if he is "cheated." Speaking Friday night at a rally in Newport News, Virginia, President Trump told his audience that "mischief" would be the only reasoning for a loss. ⚠️ Follow our US election 2020 live blog for the latest news & updates 5President Trump spoke on Friday night at a rally in Newport News, VirginiaCredit: Getty Images - Getty 5Biden has been criticized for his lack of public appearances leading up to the electionCredit: AFP or licensors He also said it would be "stupid" to commit to a smooth transition. "I want a smooth, beautiful transition, but... this is a disaster...
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    MANCHESTER UNITED have angered staff by putting up signs calling them 'non-relevant' in the car park of their Carrington training HQ. The hard-working men and women behind the scenes were left infuriated after seeing the signs. 3The Carrington complex owned by Manchester UnitedCredit: Getty Images - Getty United chiefs moved to try and leave spaces between car park bays for players and coaches, separating them from training ground staff. MAN UTD NEWS LIVE: Click here for the latest United news 3Some of Manchester United's warning signs amid growing fears over the spread of Covid-19Credit: Getty Images - Getty They are trying to avoid any contact with their stars in case they contract Covid-19. 3Signs are in the car park at...
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    Max Ehrich seen out for the first time since split from Demi Lovato Kentuckys only Black female legislator arrested in Breonna Taylor protest Padres Dinelson Lamet, Wil Myers leave game early with injuries Padres right-hander Dinelson Lamet and outfielder Wil Myers left San Diego's game against the Giants on Friday for undisclosed reasons, per Dennis Lin of The Athletic. © Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports Dinelson Lamet left the game in the fourth inning. Lamet is the second key Padres starter who might have suffered an injury in the past few days, joining fellow righty Mike Clevinger. The Padres seem likely to go without Clevinger for at least the first round of the playoffs because of a sprained elbow. Therefore, they can...
    Virginia district apologizes for past operation of segregated schools Mushrooms could be linked to salmonella outbreak Willson Contreras delivered an amazing bat flip after his home run Willson Contreras went deep on Friday night and delivered a bat flip for the ages afterward. © Quinn Harris-USA TODAY Sports The only thing that matched how far the ball was launched was Willson Contreras’ bat after he flipped it. Contreras was batting with two on in the top of the third inning of the Chicago Cubs’ game against the intracity rival White Sox. He took Dylan Cease deep to right field for a three-run home run. The only thing that matched how far the ball was launched was Contreras’ bat after...
    To Native Americans, reparations can vary from having sovereignty to just being heard Mushrooms could be linked to salmonella outbreak Yankees Giancarlo Stanton wont opt out of contract Yankees designated hitter/outfielder Giancarlo Stanton won’t opt out of his contract at the end of the season, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports. This is the only opt-out opportunity for Stanton, who still has another seven years and $215M left on the 13-year, $325M extension he signed with the Marlins before the 2015 season. Considering how much guaranteed money is left on Stanton’s pact, it’s hardly a surprise that he’ll stay put. © Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Giancarlo Stanton won't opt out of his contract at the end of this season. Even after...
    Florida Georgia Lines Tyler Hubbard and Wife Hayley Welcome Baby No. 3 37% of Baby Boomers Have This Risky Belief About Social Security Aaron Rodgers praises Dak Prescott for talking about his depression, anxiety Aaron Rodgers on Wednesday praised fellow quarterback Dak Prescott for opening up about his depression and anxiety. © Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports Aaron Rodgers is praising Dak Prescott for coming forward with his mental health struggles. In an interview published earlier this month, Prescott admitted he felt anxious and depressed early in the quarantine period. Prescott’s admission led to criticism from one pundit who felt the Dallas Cowboys quarterback’s words could hurt him on the field. Rodgers was asked during a Wednesday press conference about...
    Fact check: Claim of double standards between COVID-19, swine flu responses is inaccurate Early Walmart drone program pilots will deliver groceries and COVID-19 tests to customers. Heres everything you need to know about the retailers delivery trials. College Football Week 4: Last-minute picks for every top CFB game Week 4 of this college football season is the week that fans have been dreaming of. The SEC is back and playing for the first time this season. There are two Top 25 matchups, and there are plenty of college football games to choose from. © Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports Lane Kiffin makes his debut as the Ole Miss Rebels' coach on Saturday. Here is a full list of every Week...
    EMILE HESKEY says he is loving the “family” vibe of being back at Leicester. And the Foxes icon paid tribute to the club this week after sharing his delight at becoming their first women’s football ambassador. 3Emile Heskey who is Leicester City's women's football ambassador says he has always 'gravitated' back to the clubCredit: Getty Images - Getty The former Liverpool star said: “I represented a lot of clubs but I always gravitated back to Leicester. “I was born and raised here, I played here and when I left to play for other clubs, they never really had the same feeling in terms of a family environment. “We did everything together and you saw that with the men’s team —...
    CHELSEA’S website was pushing Edouard Mendy replica shirts yesterday — but who gets the real No 1 jersey is the burning issue at Stamford Bridge. The £24million new signing will not be involved at West Brom — but the club wasted no time in marketing the latest face to join Frank Lampard’s expanding squad. 6Petr Cech worked alongside new boy Edouard Mendy at the training groundCredit: Getty Images - Getty Under-pressure Kepa Arrizabalaga will keep his place in goal at The Hawthorns but, after that, it is every man for himself. According to boss Lampard, who gets the nod will come down to how they train next week. With seven new signings in 2020 and no outgoings, the hardest job at...
    Trump pledges to make Juneteenth federal holiday in bid for Black voters Recalled mushrooms likely linked to salmonella outbreak shipped to restaurants in more than 30 states Seahawks promote front-office execs Scott Fitterer, Trent Kirchner Two longtime Seahawks execs have received new titles and, presumably, pay bumps. Scott Fitterer is now the team’s Vice President of Football Operations, while Trent Kirchner has been elevated to Vice President of Player Personnel, via NFL.com’s Tom Pelissero. © Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The Seahawks have made some changes to their front office. Seahawks general manager John Schneider brought Kirchner to Seattle as the team’s assistant director of pro personnel in 2010. In 2013, Kirchner was promoted to director of player personnel before moving to...
    A homeless Black man was fatally shot by a California deputy during a struggle 12 States That Still Have McDonald’s Original Golden Arch Conor McGregor says he will fight Manny Pacquiao in boxing match It has been only three months since Conor McGregor made his latest “retirement” announcement, but the former UFC champion is already looking for another big pay day. © Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Is Conor McGregor really going to step back into the boxing ring? McGregor revealed in a series of tweets on Friday that he is planning for his next fight to be a boxing match with Manny Pacquiao. He didn’t provide any details but claimed the fight will take place in the Middle...