A crowd of protesters assailed Los Angeles Community College District trustees Wednesday for selecting a Latino man over three African American women to fill a … Continue reading
London Breed was sworn into office on Wednesday as San Francisco’s first female African-American mayor, taking over for the late Ed Lee – and immediately … Continue reading
1644 – Arnold Moonen, Dutch vicar/literature (David’s holy saint graduals) 1876 – Max Jacob, French poet (d. 1944) 1895 – Oscar Hammerstein II, American lyricist … Continue reading
1930 – 34th US Golf Open: Robert T “Bobby” Jones wins 1930 – Bradman out for 334 in test cricket at Headingley for Australia, 383 … Continue reading
Historical Events 1442 – King Alfonso V of Aragon becomes King of Naples 1700 – Gelderland accepts Gregorian calendar; yesterday is June 30, 1700 1863 … Continue reading
The 70th Emmy Awards nominees will be announced at 11:25 a.m. ET Thursday morning.
Party Line: There’s lots of news this week from around the political interweb. Read more.
Standing O: The 2018 valedictorian is the first student to enter the Academy directly after graduating from the Park Slope school. Read more.
Marine Park: An Irish discount fashion store has opened in Kings Plaza. Read more.
Former BYU and Provo High guard Kyle Collinsworth had his best game in summer league play Wednesday, putting up a double-double for Dallas in the … Continue reading
HOUSTON (AP) Chad Pinder hit a three-run homer and Khris Davis added three RBIs as the Oakland Athletics jumped on Lance McCullers Jr. early and … Continue reading
Papa John’s founder John Schnatter resigned as the company’s chairman on Wednesday night after fallout over his use of the n-word during a conference call.
MINNEAPOLIS — Two of the hotter teams in baseball face off Thursday night when the Tampa Bay Rays travel to Minnesota where they open a … Continue reading
Dontrelle Willis and Ken Rosenthal discuss the Houston Astros sending Ken Giles down to the minors and what they should do to strengthen their bullpen … Continue reading