Yankees’ playoff tormentor Sandy Alomar Jr. stands in the way again
Sandy Alomar Jr. stands in the way again. The former Indians catcher, whose home run off Mariano Rivera — four outs from ending the 1997 ALDS — led to the Yankees’ only postseason series loss from 1996 to 2000, will serve as acting manager throughout Cleveland’s postseason run, with Terry Francona still recovering from surgery....
Pelosi and Mnuchin push for pre-Election Day stimulus deal as Democrats prepare new $2.2 trillion plan
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, who have cut several major deals during the coronavirus pandemic, are trying one final time to ease a bitter standoff on Capitol Hill over a pre-Election Day package to provide relief to millions of Americans reeling from the damaging economic crisis.
Fantasy football: Don’t bite on these one-week wonders
One of the biggest mistakes fantasy football owners make when acquiring free agents through waivers is chasing last week’s points. How many times have you seen someone blow a huge chunk of their FAAB budget or waste their top waiver priority on a one-week wonder? After Week 1, it was Nyheim Hines and Russell Gage....
Winless Jets making case for Adam Gase to be first NFL coach fired this season
The winless Jets have had a slew of injuries, but that is a part of the NFL and New York doesn't appear to have the tools to turn the season around. Does that cost coach Adam Gase his job?
Top four American League strikeout pitchers are Southern California products
Shane Bieber, Lucas Giolito, Gerrit Cole, Tyler Glasnow show pitching strength from SoCal
Why one coronavirus metric might be keeping your county from reopening
California counties need to show 7.0 or fewer new coronavirus cases per 100,000 residents each day for two weeks to see some restrictions lifted. That's a high bar for some.
Ravens' John Harbaugh ignites social media criticism for yelling at referee without face covering
Texas appeals blocks lower court decision allowing straight-ticket voting for 2020 election
A U.S. federal appeals court in Texas has blocked a lower court’s order last Friday that Texas must allow straight-ticket voting in the November election.
Dave Chappelle-led comedy shows canceled after ‘possible’ coronavirus exposure
The final “Intimate Socially Distanced Affair” show was set to kick off on Oct. 4 before the gigs were halted.
Marie Osmond’s ‘Talk’ exit thanks to Sharon Osbourne and Sheryl Underwood
A source said Osbourne and Underwood went to CBS execs threatening to quit unless Osmond was canned.
NASA targeting Halloween for next SpaceX crew launch
SpaceX crew capsule will carry four astronauts to the International Space Station for a six-month stay.
Live like Rajasthani royalty at this 475-year-old palace hotel
Set in the rugged hills of Rajasthan, the Samode Palace is an architectural gem that dates back nearly five centuries.
Anderson Cooper: Trump oddly silent on tax returns
According to a report released by the New York Times, Donald Trump paid no federal income taxes in 10 out of 15 years beginning in 2000. CNN's Anderson Cooper explains.
Police broke up a massive party of more than 1,000 people near Florida State University
Florida is opening up and its students are itching to party.
9/28/20: Red and Blue
Fallout over NYT report on Trump's taxes; 2020 election to shape future of U.S. immigration
Trump, Biden line up attacks for heated 1st debate
In an election year like no other, the first debate between President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, could be a pivotal moment in a race that has remained stubbornly unchanged in the face of historic tumult. (Sept. 29)
Conor McGregor offers to fight Dustin Poirier for charity; Poirier says 'let's do it'
Conor McGregor went on a Twitter tangent that ended up with a challenge to Dustin Poirer for a charity fight, with Poirier accepting.        Related StoriesConor McGregor offers to fight Dustin Poirier for charity; Poirier says 'let's do it' - EnclosureDaniel Cormier: Jon Jones vacated title to avoid Dominick Reyes, probably returns to 205Daniel Cormier: Jon Jones vacated title to avoid Dominick Reyes, probably returns to 205 - Enclosure
De Blasio says city will check if Trump paid ‘fair share’ of local taxes
Mayor Bill de Blasio on Monday night said the city will look into whether President Trump has paid the correct amount of city taxes. “The New York City Department of Finance will get to work right away to see if the president did cheat on his taxes,” the mayor said on NY1. “We’re going to...
White House testing czar: This is a game changer
CNN's Erin Burnett speaks with Adm. Brett Giroir, the White House official overseeing coronavirus testing, about President Donald Trump's plan to disperse 150 million rapid coronavirus tests.
Polls 2020: As Biden, Trump begin debates, the races in battleground states are tight
Polls show a close race in battleground states of the Midwest and South ahead of Tuesday's first debate — but Joe Biden has an edge over President Trump.
Grand juror in Breonna Taylor case files lawsuit to release case transcript so justice may prevail'
A grand juror in the Breonna Taylor case is requesting the release of records and transcripts of the proceedings so "the truth may prevail" after the panel opted to indict just one of the three police officers involved in the botched drug raid that led to her death.
Global toll: Deaths from coronavirus hit 1 million
The worldwide death toll from the coronavirus pandemic has eclipsed 1 million. The milestone recorded by Johns Hopkins University comes more than nine months into a crisis that has forced multitudes to change the way they live, learn and work. (Sept. 28)
Crews fight northern California wine country fires
Northern California's wine country was on fire again Monday as strong winds fanned flames in the already scorched region, prompting evacuation orders for more than 50,000 people. (Sept. 28)
Trump’s pick to replace RBG is no judicial radical
Judge Amy Coney Barrett is a distinguished scholar whose judicial philosophy balances a commitment to originalism with a respect for precedent. Dire predictions circulate about the consequences of adding another conservative-leaning justice to the Supreme Court, but Barrett’s record suggests that she will do credit to the institution. Barrett has earned lavish praise from colleagues...
COVID-19 Deaths Top 1 Million. How These 5 Countries Are Driving the Pandemic
Nine months after the first reported fatality in China last January, the world has hit a sobering milestone.
Chargers QB Justin Herbert puts up impressive numbers, but biggest one has eluded him
Chargers rookie Justin Herbert already has more 300-yard passing games than 10-year veteran Tyrod Taylor, but the rookie has yet to win an NFL game.
On abortion, Amy Coney Barrett doesn't speak for American Christians
Guthrie Graves-Fitzsimmons writes that with the fight over Amy Coney Barrett's nomination set to heat up in upcoming weeks, the impact of her religious beliefs on her rulings will likely be called into question. But Barrett, along with other Christian figures in public office, have not kept with the beliefs of those in the pews.
Fantasy football sizzlers, fizzlers: Josh Allen, other QBs spark upticks in value
Buffalo Bills quarterback Josh Allen accounted for five touchdowns in Week 3, making him a must-start in fantasy going forward.
Eight months after the virus was detected, the world passes a sobering milestone
Heavy machinery crushes woman to death on beach
A woman who appeared to be in her late 40s to early 50s lying on a beach in California was crushed to death by a tractor around 10 a.m. Monday, according to reports.
Doctors reflect on 1 million Covid-19 deaths
Frontline doctors describe the struggles and challenges they have faced during the months-long fight against Covid-19.
Coronavirus Deaths Pass One Million Worldwide
Over the past 10 months, the virus has taken more lives than H.I.V., malaria, influenza and cholera. And as it sows destruction in daily life around the globe, it is still growing quickly.
Peter Strzok’s lawyer claims notes made public by Flynn’s defense were ‘doctored’
One of the notes allegedly had an incorrect date inserted.
Over 3,100 Shooting Victims in Mayor Lightfoot's Chicago this Year
Over 3,100 people have been shot in Mayor Lori Lightfoot's (D) Chicago thus far in 2020.
See how voters in Georgia react to Trump tax news
CNN's Martin Savidge speaks to voters in Georgia about the New York Times report on President Trump's taxes that revealed he has paid no income taxes for 10 out of 15 years.
2020 election to dictate U.S. immigration policy for decades to come
Some officials at the Department of Homeland Security say they expect President Trump to have a lasting impact on U.S. immigration policy, even if he loses the 2020 election. Officials tell CBS News that even if Democratic nominee Joe Biden wins in November, he could face challenges undoing the sweeping changes enacted by the Trump administration over the last four years. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez joins CBSN's Elaine Quijano on "Red & Blue" with more on his reporting
Andrew Cuomo’s Parole Board keeps releasing cop-killers
In its latest act of mercy for cop-killers, Gov. Cuomo’s Parole Board has voted to free Anthony Bottom. The old Black Liberation Army soldier gets to walk the streets in October, after four decades in prison. Back in 1971, Bottom and two others used a fake 911 call to lure Officers Joseph Piagentini and Waverly...
Police report of suicide threat by former Trump campaign manager includes domestic abuse allegations
His wife told police that Brad Parscale had physically abused her, and officials say she had visible bruising and scratches.
Kamala Harris doesn't take questions after speech ripping Trump's Supreme Court push
Harris ripped Trump and the GOP for attempting to appoint a Supreme Court justice during an election year.
Live like Rajasthani royalty at this 475-year-old palace hotel
Set in the rugged hills of Rajasthan, India, Samode Palace is an architectural gem that dates back nearly five centuries. First built as a fort, it was transformed into an opulent palace in the 19th century and then remodeled as a luxury hotel in the 1980s.
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Biden aggressively prepares for debate while Trump cautions against excess preparation
President Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are preparing for Tuesday's debate in starkly different ways, with the latter engaging in mock stand-offs while the former says he's leveraging as practice the contentious environment he already faces as president.
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Lions' Jeff Okudah after Week 3 win over Cardinals: 'I was tired of being disrespected by everyone'
Detroit Lions rookie cornerback Jeff Okudah wasn’t happy with the team’s performance in their first two games of the 2020 NFL season.
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How does US tax law allow billionaires not to pay? Read this and try to understand
One of the great frustrations about US tax law for a lot of Americans is that everyday wage earners can often pay a higher tax rate than billionaire real estate investors.
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Officer Indicted In Breonna Taylor Case Pleads Not Guilty
Brett Hankison, the former Louisville Police Department detective, has pleaded not guilty to all three counts of wanton endangerment against him, his attorney said on Monday.
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Coronavirus death toll hits 1M worldwide
The coronavirus was first deemed a global pandemic in March.
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