Blake Snell retired the first 17 batters, Tommy Pham hit a grand slam, and the Tampa Bay Rays cruised past the Arizona Diamondbacks 12-1 on Monday night in St. Petersburg, Fla. May 6, 2019; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Blake Snell (4) throws a pitch during the sixth inning against the
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Pop superstar Lady Gaga made a grand entrance at New York’s annual Met Gala on Monday, wearing a voluminous bright pink dress that she shed on the red carpet to reveal three other outfits layered underneath, including a bra and underwear, her interpretation of the evening’s theme, “Camp: Notes on Fashion.”
(Reuters) – U.S. Attorney General William Barr faces the prospect on Wednesday of a vote by a U.S. House committee to hold him in “contempt of Congress.” What does that mean? FILE PHOTO: A House Judiciary Committee hearing on “The Justice Department’s investigation of Russian interference with the 2016 presidential election”, that U.S. Attorney General
HOUSTON (Reuters) – Anadarko Petroleum Corp’s board on Monday backed a $38 billion bid from Occidental Petroleum Corp, adding pressure on rival Chevron Corp to raise its offer or walk away from the takeover contest. FILE PHOTO: Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is seen in The Woodlands, Texas, U.S., April 30, 2019. REUTERS/Loren Elliott/File Photo The decision
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Congressional Democrats moved closer on Monday to citing Attorney General William Barr for contempt of Congress over his failure to give them an unredacted version of the Mueller report, escalating a showdown with the White House. The Democratic-led House Judiciary Committee released a report citing Barr, an appointee of President Donald Trump,
(Reuters) – Tiger Woods, who stunned the sports world when he won his fifth Masters title last month, received his country’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, from U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday. Golfer Tiger Woods is awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian honor, by U.S. President Donald
(Reuters) – An automotive trade group is in talks with Colorado to try to convince the state not to adopt California’s zero emission vehicle (ZEV) mandate. FILE PHOTO: A small fleet of electric Chevrolet Bolt vehicles are charged by a sun tracking solar panel car charing system in San Diego, California, U.S. October 22, 2018.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s SoftBank Group Corp is expected to report a small rise in its fourth-quarter profit, while investors look for details on whether the conglomerate plans to monetize its almost $100 billion Vision Fund through an IPO. FILE PHOTO: A man looks at the logo of SoftBank Group Corp at the company’s headquarters
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – “Game of Thrones” may be a medieval fantasy but Sunday’s episode had a distinctly modern touch when a stray Starbucks cup made an unexpected cameo in the fictional Westeros kingdom of dragons and zombies, sending fans into a frenzy. FILE PHOTO: Emilia Clarke poses at the premiere of the final season
Շվեդիայի հարավում գտնվող Մալմյո քաղաքում, «Այգեպանների և բանջարաբույծների ցանց» միավորման անդամները, բնակելի շենքի ճակատային հատվածում միջատների համար հյուրանոց են բացել. հատուկ շինություն, որտեղ կարող են բնակություն հաստատել բույսերի վնասատուների թշնամիները: 20 քմ մակերեսի վրա 400 «համար» կա, ինչն այս հյուրանոցը դարձնում է խոշորագույնն աշխարհում՝ տվյալ «դասի» հյուրանոցների շարքում: «Համարների» շինարարության և կահավորման համար հյուրանոցի ստեղծողներն
Vardan Gevorgyan, the judge assigned to the notorious case of Robert Kocharyan, Armen Gevorgyan, Yuri Khachaturov and Seiran Ohanyan has withdrawn. The official explanation is the judge withdrew because he used to be a barrister and defended victims of March 1. Several days ago the case of the former high-ranking officials was sent to court.
Member of Parliament Gagik Tsarukyan has replied to the letterof Speaker Ararat Mirzoyan about the issue of entrepreneurship by the member of parliament. He states that once the ban on entrepreneurship by a member of parliament as laid down, he signed concessions for his shares in commercial organizations. He notes that these concessions are still
(Reuters) – Tyson Foods Inc projected on Monday that it could reap significant financial gains from an incurable hog disease spreading across Asia, after reporting quarterly profits above analysts’ estimates. FILE PHOTO: Tyson Foods brand frozen chicken wings are pictured in a grocery store freezer in the Manhattan borough of New York City, U.S. May
NEW YORK (Reuters) – Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer, took a parting shot at his former boss – denouncing “xenophobia, injustice and lies” – before reporting to a U.S. federal prison on Monday to begin a three-year sentence. Cohen, who once vowed to “take a bullet” for Trump but now calls him
LONDON (Reuters) – Kenyan world record holder Eliud Kipchoge is to make another attempt at breaking two hours for the marathon later this year, probably in Britain, in a project backed by Jim Ratcliffe, the billionaire owner of chemical firm INEOS. Kipchoge ran two hours and 25 seconds in his “Breaking Two” project on Italy’s