Red Sox End Germán’s No-Hit Bid in 8th, Storm Past Yanks
BOSTON (AP) — Held hitless into the eighth inning by Domingo Germán and looking feeble, Alex Verdugo and the Boston Red Sox suddenly erupted for five runs to shake Fenway Park and storm past the New York Yankees 5-4. The old ballpark was almost silent all afternoon until Verdugo opened …
Tokyo Olympics Begin With Muted Ceremony And Empty Stadium
The Tokyo Games have arrived at last, after a year-long delay.
Canada To Let Vaccinated US Citizens Enter Country On Aug. 9
Canada will begin letting fully vaccinated U.S. citizens into Canada on Aug. 9, and those from the rest of the world on Sept. 7.
Cuomo To Be Questioned In Sexual Harassment Investigation
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is expected to be interviewed by investigators with the state attorney general’s office who are looking into sexual harassment allegations as the probe nears its conclusion.
Josh Rawitch To Become President Of Baseball Hall Of Fame
Josh Rawitch will become president of baseball’s Hall of Fame on Sept. 9.
‘The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard’ Hits Top Mark at Box Office
Samuel L. Jackson and Salma Hayek brought in $11.6 million domestically to claim the No. 1 spot in its debut.
Canada grants NHL Cross-Border Travel Exemption for Playoffs
The NHL has received an exemption from Canadian health officials to allow cross-border travel for teams starting in the semifinal round of the Stanley Cup playoffs. When in Canada, teams will be required to stay in a bubble and be tested daily for COVID-19, similar to the tight restrictions that all…
Elise Stefanik, No. 3 House GOP Member, Announces Pregnancy
U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik has announced that she is expecting her first child.
NY Lifts Statewide Virus Curfew for Indoor Bars, Eateries
Bars and restaurants no longer have to close at midnight across New York state. Its coronavirus curfew for indoor dining ended Monday. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced last month that the restriction would be lifted. With that, establishments can return to the closing times that their liquor licenses or …
Biden to Honor Forgotten Victims of Tulsa Race Massacre
President Joe Biden is set to mark the 100th anniversary of a massacre that wiped out a thriving Black community in Tulsa, Oklahoma.