Mazzeo: Giancarlo Stanton wanted to play in pressure-filled New York, now it's time for the struggling Yankee slugger to deliver

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It was nearly a year ago — June 19, to be exact — that the 28-year-old DH/OF closed off his stance with incredible results. But Stanton, who has been susceptible to fastballs in and breaking balls away from righties as a result, isn’t considering making any changes to his stance now, even though it might […]

Former 3 Doors Down bassist Todd Harrell busted on drug, weapons charges

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Todd Harrell, the original bass player for 3 Doors Down, was arrested Friday after police found drugs and guns in his Mississippi home. The sheriff’s department was called to the home of Harrell, 46, after an alarm went off, the Jackson County Sheriff Department said in a statement. The rocker’s… Source link

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

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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

State lawmakers reach deal on bill to crack down on bogus child-care references

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Otis and Lanza initially introduced separate versions of the bill. Lanza’s bill would have made it a felony to knowingly provide a false written statement or reference to a potential employer of a child-care worker. Otis’ bill, however, made the offense only a Class B misdemeanor, which carries a maximum jail sentence of three months. […]

Council Speaker Corey Johnson to introduce bills to cope with L train shutdown

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“New Yorkers deserve a thoughtful, robust alternate service plan during the shutdown of the L train that will take into account their different travel needs, offer similar routes with buses, encourage new transportation options, and get them to their destination on time,” said Councilman Ydanis Rodriguez, chair of the Transportation committee. “We hope the agencies […]

Sen. Chuck Schumer says useless 'sunscreen pills' should be pulled off the shelves

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These pills sure are shady. Sen. Chuck Schumer is urging the feds to pull from the market “sunscreen pills” that falsely claim to be able to protect users from sunburns. The Food and Drug Administration last month put out a warning against four companies they said are illegally marketing the pills… Source link