Brandon Nimmo and Mets hope for turnaround after winning two straight for first time since May

PHOENIX — It was such a rare and momentous occasion for the Mets that Brandon Nimmo had to pull out a classic. The Mets young outfielder had just cracked a two-out, two-run home run in the top of the ninth to pull his lifeless team from the malaise of another loss to their second win […]

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Seth MacFarlane 'embarrassed to work' for Fox after Tucker Carlson tells viewers to ignore other news stations

Almost two decades at Fox hasn’t stopped Seth MacFarlane from blasting the network from inside. MacFarlane, the creator of shows including “Family Guy,” “American Dad,” “The Orville” and “The Cleveland Show,” lashed out at Fox News and host Tucker Carlson in particular after he told viewers to… Source link

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CC Sabathia gets no help from his offense as Yankees fall to Rays, 3-1

CC Sabathia received one of the loudest ovations of anyone at Yankee Stadium on Old-Timers’ Day Sunday. He also received the loss. Sabathia pitched 7.2 innings and struck out a season-high 10 batters as he left the game to a standing ovation from the crowd, but the Yankees lineup did the veteran… Source link

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Defeated Rep. Mark Sanford bemoans lack of consequences for 'lies' by Trump

Defeated Rep. Mark Sanford said Sunday that it’s “dangerous” how President Trump has been able to get away with telling lies with “no seeming consequence.” The South Carolina Republican lost in a primary last week, after Trump endorsed his challenger and bashed him in a tweet invoking his highly-publicized… Source link

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Johnny Damon says Trump doing 'doing a great job' at Yankees Old-Timers' Day

Take it from the guy who is a self-proclaimed “idiot” — Donald Trump is doing a “great job.” Johnny Damon, the former Yankees center fielder, doubled down on his support of the President on Sunday while addressing reporters at Yankees’ Old-Timers’ Day. “I think he’s doing a great job,” the former… Source link

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Rudy Giuliani says Trump won't issue pardons now, but might when Russia probe is over

President Trump isn’t giving out any pardons during the Russia investigation – but might when the probe concludes, his lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday. The former New York mayor was asked on CNN’s “State of the Union” if Trump would pardon Paul Manafort, his former campaign manager who has been… Source link

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Trump associate Roger Stone met with Russian who wanted $2M in exchange for Clinton dirt

Longtime Trump associate Roger Stone said he met with a Russian who promised “damaging” information on Hillary Clinton in exchange for $2 million during Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Stone told the Washington Post Thursday that the meeting with Henry Greenberg took place in Florida in May… Source link

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Through his looking glass: In Trump's America, we're upside down and at war with ourselves

In Trump land, Scott Pruitt, the grifter at EPA ruining the planet, is in. Rep. Mark Sanford, a conservative with a near 100% Republican voting record, is out, beaten by a candidate who professed her devotion to the President. Also in is North Korea’s “strong,” “funny” and “smart” Kim Jong Un,… Source link

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Arizona Republicans say it’s inappropriate to talk about John McCain’s Senate seat as questions linger over his future

PHOENIX — Sen. John McCain’s legacy was thrust into focus nearly one year ago when he announced his brain cancer diagnosis. The six-term Senator and decorated Vietnam War veteran is now fighting the illness from his beloved Arizona, and filling the role of one of the few Congressional Republican… Source link

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