New York Yankees star Aaron Judge broke a 61-year-old record when he hit his 62nd home run in a game Tuesday against the Texas Rangers. The slugger made history by breaking the American League record for single-season home runs that had been held by Roger Maris since 1961. Maris, in turn, had broken Babe Ruth’s […]
Some Twitter employees were engaged in a company-wide planning process for next year on Tuesday when their phones began buzzing with news that Elon Musk had again reversed course in his on-again, off-again $44 billion bid to buy the company. Months of whiplash over the deal have left employees used to uncertainty, and many greeted the news of Musk's proposal to return to his original offer with a sense of deja vu, three company sources who were not authorized to speak publicly told Reuters. Since the world's richest person disclosed in April that he had acquired a stake in the social media platform, Musk has accepted and rejected a seat on Twitter's board, launched a bid to take the company private and tried to back out of the deal altogether.
Douglas Kirkland — whose celebrity portraits became nearly as iconic as the celebrities themselves, and whose photographs document some of the most important film shoots in Hollywood history — died Monday at his home in Los Angeles of natural causes. He was 88. Kirkland made portraits of the biggest stars of the 20th and 21st […]
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In a win for consumers, European lawmakers voted to force Apple and its rivals to all use the same charging ports for their handheld devices by 2024. Experts say it could prompt similar changes beyond Europe.
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A person in U.S. Border Patrol custody was fatally shot on Tuesday in an incident at a USBP station in El Paso, Texas, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection. Authorities said that publicly available information was limited due to an ongoing FBI investigation. An FBI spokesman said in a statement late Tuesday that their agents were first contacted about the fatal shooting about 1 p.m. local time.
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Aaron Judge finally broke Roger Maris' Yankees record Tuesday night against the Texas Rangers, putting an exclamation mark on his stellar 2022 season.
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SEATTLE (AP) — A former Seattle tech worker convicted of several charges related to a massive hack of Capital One bank and other companies in 2019 was sentenced Tuesday to time served and five years of probation. U.S. District Judge Robert S. Lasnik said sentencing former Amazon software engineer Paige Thompson to time in prison would have been particularly difficult on her “because of her mental health and transgender status,” the Department of Justice said in a statement. U.S. Attorney Nick Br
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Jaylen Nowell (Minnesota Timberwolves) with an and one vs the Miami Heat, 10/04/2022
Jordan McLaughlin (Minnesota Timberwolves) with a 2-pointer vs the Miami Heat, 10/04/2022
Max Strus (Miami Heat) with an assist vs the Minnesota Timberwolves, 10/04/2022
Taurean Prince (Minnesota Timberwolves) with an and one vs the Miami Heat, 10/04/2022
Kyle Lowry (Miami Heat) with an assist vs the Minnesota Timberwolves, 10/04/2022