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The Yankees’ comeback never comes in surprising letdown

The Yankees’ comeback never comes in surprising letdown
  • The Yankees’ comeback never comes in surprising letdown FWC: The Yankees’ comeback never comes in surprising letdown

    Normally the three-run ditch CC Sabathia put the Yankees in during the second inning on Sunday wouldn’t be too steep to escape from. One, it was early in the game against the Rays. Two, there was plenty of time left for the muscular lineup to tear into the Rays’ staff.…

  • Mets’ most reliable reliever implodes in Coors Field crusher FWC: Mets’ most reliable reliever implodes in Coors Field crusher

    DENVER — Robert Gsellman has been Mr. Efficiency from the Mets bullpen this season, but he was among the team’s parade of pitchers Wednesday night without an answer for the beast that is Coors Field. Seth Lugo couldn’t handle the environment and Anthony Swarzak had his own misstep later in…

  • For Women In Papua New Guinea, Income From Selling Betel Nut Can Come At Heavy Price FWC: For Women In Papua New Guinea, Income From Selling Betel Nut Can Come At Heavy Price

    Selling betel nut is a popular way for women to earn income. But their husbands sometimes beat them or force them to hand over their earnings.

  • Youth is served when it comes to betting on the NBA FWC: Youth is served when it comes to betting on the NBA

    As you watch Thursday night’s NBA draft, you’ll likely be aware that no individual player will have a strong influence on “against the spread” performances in the 2018-19 season. Very tough these days for any rookie to have that kind of immediate impact. But you might be surprised how valuable…

  • Kim Jong Un meets with China's president FWC: Kim Jong Un meets with China's president

    Chinese State broadcaster China Central Television has aired video of Chinese President Xi Jinping welcoming North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on a visit to Beijing. (June 19)         

  • State Department Spokeswoman Bashes CNN For Missing Event Closed To The Press FWC: State Department Spokeswoman Bashes CNN For Missing Event Closed To The Press

    On Monday, State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert, a former Fox News anchor and correspondent, posted a tweet that singled out CNN for ignoring a feel-good news story about her boss. Hey @cnn where was @Potus today? Meeting with his national security team and greeting our dedicated embassy colleagues from US…

  • Uruguay star will score against Saudi Arabia: Bet on it FWC: Uruguay star will score against Saudi Arabia: Bet on it

    If the World Cup goes to plan, the superstars of this event — Cristiano Ronaldo, Diego Costa and Luis Suarez — all will shine Wednesday. However, this is far from a “normal” World Cup, so bettors must be wary. Ronaldo is Portugal’s lone true star, so Morocco will focus on…

  • Last Shinnecock Hills major winner battled more than course FWC: Last Shinnecock Hills major winner battled more than course

    The last time the U.S. Open was played at Shinnecock Hills, the unlikeliest of tough guys was the last man standing, hoisting the chalice toward the rich Hamptons sky. Retief Goosen, quiet as a church mouse, withstood a rash of classless taunting from a faction of the New York golf…

  • Dem lawmakers make Father’s Day visit to ICE detention center FWC: Dem lawmakers make Father’s Day visit to ICE detention center

    A contingent of Democratic lawmakers made a Father’s Day visit to a detention center in New Jersey to meet with men seeking asylum who have been separated from their families because of President Trump’s “zero tolerance” policy toward immigrants. Following an hour of tense talks with Immigration and Customs Enforcement…

  • In Turkish election, democracy itself is at stake FWC: In Turkish election, democracy itself is at stake

    It’s a week before an election, and the firebrand candidate takes the podium to speak to a small, private crowd of loyal supporters. Turkey is holding snap elections on June 24, and in the run-up, Erdo?an’s stump speeches have grown more and more Trumpian. Like the American president, Erdo?an fashions…

  • Rage Against the Machine's Tom Morello Proposes 'Children's Liberation Army' to Attack ICE Agents FWC: Rage Against the Machine’s Tom Morello Proposes ‘Children’s Liberation Army’ to Attack ICE Agents

    Rage Against the Machine guitarist Tom Morello has proposed forming a “Children’s Liberation Army” to take on the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency amid the ongoing controversy over a policy of child separation. 

  • North Korean TV Airs 40-Minute Documentary on Trump-Kim Summit FWC: North Korean TV Airs 40-Minute Documentary on Trump-Kim Summit

    State television broadcast an extensive 40-minute documentary-style feature on dictator Kim Jong-un’s meeting with “supreme leader” U.S. President Donald Trump two days after Kim returned to North Korea, announcing that Trump treated Kim with “respect and endless admiration.”