Yankees shouldn’t pair Gary Sanchez with Gerrit Cole in playoff opener
BUFFALO — This is not your 2016 Gary Sanchez anymore. This is not your 2017 Kyle Higashioka anymore. This is not your 2000 Major League Baseball anymore. Therefore Aaron Boone shouldn’t lose a wink’s sleep over a decision that he seems to have rendered already: If circumstances allow the playoffs to begin next week, Higashioka...
Derek Carr throws 3 touchdown passes as Raiders open Allegiant Stadium with win vs. Saints
The Raiders picked up their first win at their new Las Vegas home on Monday night.
Raiders open new Las Vegas stadium with statement win over Saints
The Raiders opened Allegiant Stadium with a game to remember as Derek Carr and Co. notched a signature win against the Saints.
Jets appear to be stuck in the mud already
The Jets are coming off a noncompetitive loss, dealing with more injuries to Sam Darnold’s weapons, and hoping they can somehow fix issues on both sides of the ball before facing another quality opponent on Sunday. Meet Week 3, same as Week 2. It’s only two games into the season, but the Jets appear to...
Levin: Schumer uttered 'words of a fascist, of a Brownshirt, of a totalitarian' amid SCOTUS battle
Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., spoke like a fascist when he vowed that "nothing is off the table" if President Trump goes forward with a nomination to replace late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, according to "Life, Liberty & Levin" host Mark Levin.
Graham: "We got the votes to confirm" nominee before election
Four Republicans would have to break with the party to prevent a vote from coming to the floor.
Joe Biden: Voters Don't Deserve to Know Whom I'd Appoint to Supreme Court
Joe Biden told a Milwaukee television station on Monday that voters do not deserve to know whom he would appoint to the Supreme Court.
How Cowboys pulled off improbable 'Watermelon Kick' to aid wild comeback vs. Falcons
The Cowboys had to try something unconventional on special teams to keep hope alive for a comeback. Then they unleashed the "Watermelon Kick."
Three lions confiscated from 'Tiger King' star Jeff Lowe's shuttered Oklahoma zoo
PETA confirmed three big cats were seized from  G.W. Zoo, the animal park made famous on Netflix's "Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness."
Graham claims Senate GOP has votes to confirm new SCOTUS justice before Election Day
Senate Republicans have enough votes to confirm a replacement for late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg before the Nov. 3 election, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., told "Hannity" Monday.
Puzzling lack of direction from Angels owner Arte Moreno makes GM role a difficult gig
General manager Billy Eppler is likely to take the fall for another disappointing Angels season, but owner Arte Moreno is the constant over a decade of losing.
Trump grades himself a 'D' in public relations
President Trump told Fox News hosts that he grades himself a "D" in public relations, but an "A" for his handling of coronavirus.
Second LA deputy in Compton ambush released from hospital
The second LA County deputy shot in an ambush in Compton earlier this month has been released from the hospital, the sheriff’s office said Monday. Claudia Apolinar, 31, who was shot multiple times at close range in the brazen Sept. 12 caught-on-video attack, has been discharged from St. Francis Medical Center — four days after...
Michael Jordan Starts NASCAR Team Featuring Bubba Wallace
Bubba Wallace turned heads recently, when he surprisingly announced that he was leaving Richard Petty Motorsports at the end of his contract.
Markus Perez dares Khamzat Chimaev to step in after Roldofo Vieira withdraws from Oct. 10 fight
Markuz Perez saw what Khamzat Chimaev did on Saturday, and is now daring him to step into the octagon.        Related StoriesUFC 253 'Embedded,' No. 1: Leaving Las VegasAfter 22-month layoff, 'TUF 28' winner Juan Espino out to stay busy: 'I want to fight and fight'After 22-month layoff, 'TUF 28' winner Juan Espino out to stay busy: 'I want to fight and fight' - Enclosure
Elizabeth Warren Says Republicans Have 'Tilted' the U.S. Supreme Court
Senator Elizabeth Warren said Republicans want to "tilt" the U.S. Supreme Court "so that it doesn't reflect the values of the majority of Americans."
Cardi B's daughter Kulture, 2, joins Instagram, is already verified with almost 1M followers
Cardi B's daughter Kulture, 2, made her Instagram debut over the weekend, starting a verified account that already has over 720,000 followers.
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Trump says he will nominate Ginsburg replacement by end of week; CDC abruptly reverses guidance on COVID-19 airborne transmission
Carole Baskin has emotional breakdown in 'Dancing With the Stars' preview: 'I keep it inside'
Carole Baskin gets emotional talking about "Tiger King" in video preview of Tuesday's "Dancing With the Stars," the first elimination show.
Graham: 'We've Got the Votes to Confirm Justice Ginsburg's Replacement Before the Election' and 'That's What's Coming'
On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-SC) stated that Senate Republicans have “the votes to confirm Justice Ginsburg’s replacement before the election.” And said that the Senate Judiciary Committee will report
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J.J. Redick Q&A: Pelicans guard details potential for Zion Williamson, Brandon Ingram and Lonzo Ball
J.J. Redick joined USA TODAY Sports to discuss the Pelicans' future and the development of youngsters Zion Williamson, Brandon Ingram and Lonzo Ball.        
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Bubba Wallace to race for Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin
Jordan will serve as majority owner of the single-car team.
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Tampa Bay Lightning start fast, hang on for series-tying win against Dallas Stars
Tampa Bay Lightning's top players build 3-0 lead on Dallas Stars on way to series-tying victory in Game 2 of Stanley Cup Final.        
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Cotton: Americans want judges 'who understand the difference between making the law and applying the law'
The Senate will not wait on processing a nominee to fill the Supreme Court vacancy left by the death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., told “The Story" Monday.
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CNN's Chris Cuomo predicts a 'short-term win' for Trump on SCOTUS battle
CNN anchor Chris Cuomo offered a rare admission on Monday night that President Trump will be victorious in his battle to fill the vacant seat on the Supreme Court.
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Man slain in Northeast DC, near Kenilworth Park, police say
Victim was found fatally shot Monday evening according to police.
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LA sheriff's deputies out of hospital, 'long road to recovery' as search continues for gunman
The two deputies underwent surgery on Sep. 12 after they were shot multiple times while sitting in a patrol car parked near a metro stop in Compton.        
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Fantasy football: Smart waiver options amid NFL star injuries
No matter what your path in life may be, no matter which side of the fence you stand on a variety of issues facing our world today, the one thing it seems everyone can agree on is that 2020 has been one brutal and unforgiving year. From the COVID-19 crisis to murder hornets to fires...
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Robert Kraft likely to be cleared on sex solicitation charges
Kraft, 79, and others were charged in February 2019 in a multicounty investigation of massage parlors that included the secret installation of video cameras in the spas' lobbies and rooms.
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Utah police release footage after officers shoot 13-year-old boy
SALT LAKE CITY — A 13-year-old Utah boy with autism was shot by police after his mother asked for help getting him hospital mental-health treatment and officers agreed to talk with him, police footage released Monday showed. The videos show Salt Lake City officers chasing him down an alley after they arrive at his home,...
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Female judges were a rarity when Ruth Bader Ginsburg was born. They still are.
It took the United States almost a century and a half to have a female federal judge. In 2020, the number of federal judges who are women still barely surpass 25 percent.
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Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin team up to start NASCAR team, with Bubba Wallace as a driver
Jordan becomes the first Black majority owner of a full-time race team in NASCAR's premier series in 60 years.
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National Institutes of Health staffer to 'retire' after being outed as author of online attacks against Dr. Anthony Fauci
William B. Crews has written more than 400 posts for RedState this year alone, sometimes publishing as many as five a day, The Daily Beast reported.        
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Florida Governor Proposes Law That Could Allow Drivers to Run Over a 'Mob'
Those "fleeing for safety from a mob" could be legally allowed to drive over and seriously injure or kill protesters under a new law Florida Governor Ron DeSantis proposed Monday.
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Raiders' Zay Jones leads hand sanitizer celebration after touchdown vs. Saints
Las Vegas Raiders wide receiver Zay Jones led the team in a touchdown celebration fitting for 2020.
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Mets fail Jacob deGrom again with playoff hopes all but gone
Jacob deGrom was hamstrung once again Monday night. Make no mistake, the right-hander’s leg appeared better after he departed his previous start early with hamstring discomfort, but deGrom’s chances of true success — carrying the Mets to a needed victory — were hampered by a slumbering lineup. The Fat Lady is clearing her throat, ready...
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City challenges LAPD officer's lawsuit alleging harassment by Garcetti aide
Attorneys for the city of L.A. filed court documents challenging an LAPD officer's lawsuit against the city alleging harassment by a top aide to Mayor Eric Garcetti.
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UFC 253 'Embedded,' No. 1: Leaving Las Vegas
Leading stars, including Israel Adesanya and Dominick Reyes, get ready to journey halfway around the planet for their upcoming fights.        Related StoriesAfter 22-month layoff, 'TUF 28' winner Juan Espino out to stay busy: 'I want to fight and fight'After 22-month layoff, 'TUF 28' winner Juan Espino out to stay busy: 'I want to fight and fight' - EnclosureAfter UFO experience 16 years in the making, Stephan Bonnar to corner Diego Sanchez at UFC 253 
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Sean Hannity: Democrats, media 'throwing a massive temper tantrum' ahead of Trump SCOTUS pick
Democratic Party leaders are "threatening ... to upend every precedent we have ever had" in the political battle over choosing a successor to late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Fox News host Sean Hannity said Monday.
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Former Wisconsin police chief to review Jacob Blake shooting
MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin’s attorney general announced Monday that he has selected a former Madison police chief to serve as an independent consultant for prosecutors weighing whether to file charges against the officer who shot Jacob Blake, a Black man who was left paralyzed from the waist down. The shooting of Blake on Aug. 23...
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Derek Carr connects with Alec Ingold for first Raiders touchdown at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas
Quarterback Derek Carr and fullback Alex Ingold will forever have their names in the Raiders record books after the two connected for the first touchdown at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas.
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Second wounded Los Angeles deputy released from hospital after ambush attack
A woman who was one of two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies wounded in an ambush attack that shocked the law enforcement community was released from the hospital Monday, officials said. 
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Fatal shooting reported in Fairfax County, police say
One person was slain, second critically wounded in Lorton area, according to authorities.
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Neo-Nazi Who Tortured Gay People in Viral Videos Dies in Prison of Suicide
Maxim Martsinkevich, the 36-year-old founder of Occupy Pedophilia, became internationally infamous for his brutal videos targeting gay men.
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In Ohio, Trump Honors High School Football Players Suspended for Displaying 'Thin Blue Line' Flag
Trump welcomed two Ohio High School students who were suspended for carrying a pro-law enforcement flag onto their football field. "They're good looking kids. I want to congratulate you," Trump said as the two students joined him on stage. "You've become famous."
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Former Madison police chief to consult on Jacob Blake shooting
A former Madison, Wisconsin, police chief will act as a consultant in the investigation into the shooting of Jacob Blake by a police officer last month, the state's justice department said.
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Michael Jordan starts NASCAR team starring Bubba Wallace
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin are starting their own race car team and Bubba Wallace is their driver. Hamlin, a three-time Daytona 500 winner and top contender for this year’s Cup title, made the announcement on social media. The team will be a single-car Toyota entry aligned with Joe Gibbs Racing. “Eleven...
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Trump blasts Biden, appeals to working-class voters at Ohio rallies
President Trump blasted Joe Biden’s record in back-to-back rallies in Ohio on Monday evening — questioning the Democratic nominee’s working class roots and accusing him of selling out American workers. “For 47 years, Joe Biden shook the hands of American workers and then stabbed them in the back,” the commander in chief told thousands of...
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