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No, the Mets aren't getting Theo Epstein, Billy Beane or David Stearns.
A guest at the Philadelphia Zoo had the rare opportunity to feed a hungry hippo a pumpkin on October 13.Kory Aversa captured a video and told Storyful the footage was taken during a publicity shoot at the Philadelphia Zoo for the annual Halloween Boo at the Zoo event.Aversa said the two hippos, who are named Cindy and Unna, were “safe and love pumpkins as a treat during enrichment activities.” Credit: Kory Aversa/@phillybestlife via Storyful
The kidnapping of 17 missionaries in Haiti reinforces a predicament for Washington -- religious groups are often seen as an asset, going where many don't dare, but they can also find themselves in deep trouble.
“This is between Irving and New York City right now.”
Thousands of protesters took to the streets of Chile on Monday to mark the second anniversary of the demonstrations against inequality that sparked the re-writing of the constitution.
Jennifer Garner and Sarah Jessica Parker have been spotted in them...and they're selling fast.
Koala statues and demands for climate change action headlined a protest outside Australia’s parliament in Canberra on October 19 ahead of the COP26 climate change summit.The Extinction Rebellion demonstration referenced a judgement by the Federal Court that said the country’s environment minister had a duty of care not to cause physical harm to young people from climate change.The protest was held ahead of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, or COP26, in Glasgow, Scotland. The conference was due to run from October 31 to November 12. Credit: Extinction Rebellion Australia via Storyful
Erik Cowie, the onetime Joe Exotic ally who cared for the animals in his zoo, died of acute and chronic alcohol use, the N.Y.C. Medical Examiner’s office announced Monday. The cause of death was confirmed to Variety by Julie Bolcer at the NYC Office of Chief Medical Examiner. On Sept. 3, Cowie, 52, was found dead in […]
All state of Washington employees were required to be fully vaccinated by Monday.
With the NBA season about to tip off, here are four dark horse candidates for MVP and rookie of the year that could score you a massive payout.
Law enforcement were joined by other mourners on October 18 as Houston police officer John Wilbanks was given final honors outside a church in the city, less than one week after he died from complications of COVID-19.Wilbanks is the second Houston Police Department officer to die from the coronavirus, according to local reports. Officers previously escorted Wilbanks’ remains as they were brought to a local funeral home following his death on October 13. The officer was 53 years old at the time of his death.This footage, taken from a livestream recorded outside Grace Church Houston, shows final police honors being offered to Wilbanks. Credit: Houston Police Department via Storyful
Pfizer-BioNTech submitted an authorization request to Health Canada on Monday for the use of its Covid-19 vaccine in children aged 5-11, the companies and the Canadian government said.
Village Roadshow has signed NBA star Kevin Garnett to a first-look partnership, which will span television, film and digital content. Garnett runs Content Cartel Studios with partners Brian Bennett and Mike Marangu. The first project up at the global-facing company is a feature documentary on hall of famer Wilt Chamberlain, who holds two NBA championships […]
Cowie was found unconscious and pronounced dead at a Brooklyn apartment on Sept. 3.
You don't have to spend much to completely reboot your fall look.
What could be one of the most competitive House races in the country is taking shape in California’s agriculture-rich Central Valley, where a Democratic assemblyman Monday became the latest candidate to announce a bid to oust Republican U.S. Rep. David Valadao. Democrats have 220 seats in the chamber and Republicans have 212, with three vacancies. Five-term Assemblyman Rudy Salas formally announced he is entering the race during a kickoff event in his hometown of Bakersfield, where he had been the first Latino to serve on the City Council.
Sunday's jersey retirement seemed slapdash and poorly planned, at best. And at worst? "Unseemly" barely begins to describe it.
Japan's lack of a vaccination passport and limited testing capacity is threatening ambitions to reopen the economy at a crucial year-end period when restaurants earn up to a half of their annual revenue and travel agencies are at their busiest. At stake is how quickly Japan can recapture some of the $44 billion spent by foreign tourists in 2019 and whether the estimated $53 billion in pent-up domestic spending can be unleashed to jump-start the battered economy. If botched, the reopening could also prove costly for new Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, who faces an election in under two weeks.
Britain's biggest retailer Tesco will on Tuesday open its first checkout-free store in central London, allowing customers to shop and pay without scanning a product or interacting with a cashier. Tesco's move follows similar trials by rivals, including Amazon, Aldi and Morrisons. The roll-out of "GetGo" to the Tesco Express store at High Holborn follows a successful trial at a staff store on the retailer's headquarters campus at Welwyn Garden City, north of London, which has been in place since 2019, the firm said.
The booming sound of an explosion at a house in Ayr, Scotland, on Monday evening, October 18, was captured several miles northeast of the blast on a security camera. At least three homes were destroyed, the Daily Record reported.Stuart Smith, who promotes Ayrshire through his “Live Around The World With Stu & Co” Facebook page, caught the sound of the explosion on a camera installed outside his home near Mossblown, a village located about 5 miles northeast of Kincaidston in Ayr, where the explosion occurred.The Scottish Ambulance Service said three people had been taken to a hospital, according to the Daily Record and the BBC. Credit: Live Around The World With Stu & Co via Storyful