Yankees took a calculated risk with Sonny Gray trade in attempt to capture their first AL East title since 2012 - New York Daily News

An hour before Monday's 4 p.m. non-waiver trade deadline, Yankees GM Brian Cashman executed a rare blockbuster deal with A's GM Billy Beane, acquiring 27-year-old righty Sonny Gray and international signing pool money from the A's in exchange for ...

Outer Banks power outage keeps tourists out of Hatteras, Ocracoke, maybe for weeks - Washington Post

Cheri Crossley and her husband loaded up the car with luggage, extra batteries, flashlights and their two children before setting off on a 15 hour drive from their home in Bridgeport, Conn. to North Carolina's Outer Banks. Crossley, a math teacher, and ...

Steve Bartman's brave silence speaks loudest of all - New York Post

Steve Bartman reaches for a foul ball over the glove of the Cubs' Moises Alou during Game 6 of the 2003 NL Championship Series. AP. MORE FROM: Mike Vaccaro. Mike Vaccaro. These Yankees can let you down — and still make you believe · The four most ...

Sam Shepard, Actor and Pulitzer-Winning Playwright, Is Dead at 73 - New York Times

Sam Shepard, whose hallucinatory plays redefined the landscape of the American West and its inhabitants, died on Thursday at his home in Kentucky. He was 73. A spokesman for his family announced the death on Monday, saying the cause was ...

White House opioid commission to Trump: “Declare a national emergency” on drug overdoses - Washington Post

The President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis issued a preliminary report on Monday stating that its “first and most urgent recommendation” is for the president to “declare a national emergency under either the Public ...

Tesla: More Bad News On Wednesday? - Seeking Alpha

August 2, 2017. 5:30 PM EDT. A date and time we will long remember! (at least until next quarter). This should prove to be a very "lively" conference call on August 2. Musk will not be presenting or discussing much in the way of good news. Bulls and ...

Trump Removes Anthony Scaramucci From Communications Director Role - New York Times

President Trump removed Anthony Scaramucci from his job as White House communications director at the request of John Kelly, the new White House chief of staff. Mr. Scaramucci served in his post for only 10 days. By MICHAEL D. SHEAR, CHRIS CIRILLO ...

Trump awards Medal of Honor to Army medic 48 years later - Washington Post

WASHINGTON — An Army medic who “ran into danger” to save wounded soldiers during a Vietnam War battle despite his own serious wounds on Monday became the first Medal of Honor recipient under President Donald Trump, 48 years after the selfless ...

Former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio convicted of criminal contempt - Washington Post

Joe Arpaio, a former Arizona sheriff whose extreme stance on illegal immigration made him a household name, was convicted Monday of criminal contempt of court for ignoring a judge's order to stop detaining people because he merely suspected them of ...

'Shadow lovers' revel in eclipse darkness - CNN

For complete coverage of the Eclipse of the Century go to cnn.com/eclipse. Watch live, in virtual reality, as the eclipse moves coast to coast on August 21st. (CNN) They travel the world, but their focus is never on a destination. They're obsessed with ...