Bryan Reynolds Requests Trade From Pirates

Pirates outfielder Bryan Reynolds has requested a trade, according to Jason Mackey of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. Jon Heyman of the New York Post adds that extension talks between Reynolds and the Pirates had reached an “impasse”, and that caused Reynolds to request the trade. He says the Pirates still have no intention of trading him. … Read more

USA out of FIFA World Cup 2022: USMNT eliminated by Netherlands as Haji Wright scores lone goal in defeat

The United States men’s national team was eliminated by the Netherlands in the round of 16 of the 2022 FIFA World Cup on Saturday. First-half goals by Memphis Depay and Daley Blind did Gregg Berhalter’s squad in as the Americans left Qatar with a 3-1 defeat to the Dutch following a respectable group-stage campaign. The … Read more

Pentagon issues warning after Turkish airstrikes threaten American troops in Syria

Turkey launches airstrikes near the US base in Syria Chief national security correspondent Jennifer Griffin reports on how the Pentagon has responded to recent airstrikes that threatened the safety of US personnel in Syria on ‘Special Report.’ The Pentagon has urged Turkey to stand down on its plan to invade Syria as the operation could … Read more

Man arrested in fatal shooting of Migos rapper Takeoff

HOUSTON (AP) โ€” A 33-year-old man was arrested on a murder charge in the shooting of rapper Takeoff, who police on Friday said was an “innocent bystander” when he was struck by gunfire. outside a Houston bowling alley. Patrick Xavier Clark was taken into custody peacefully Thursday night, Houston Police Chief Troy Finner said. Clark’s … Read more

Pentagon unveils first strategic bomber in over 30 years to counter China | US military

The Pentagon unveiled its first new strategic bomber in more than 30 years on Friday, a nuclear-capable bat-wing plane that will become a central component of the US effort to counter China’s military build-up when it enters service around 2027. Almost every aspect of the B-21 Raider is classified, but in a tightly-controlled unveiling at … Read more

Can Gio Reyna save the US vs. the Netherlands?

Doug McIntyre Soccer Journalist Editor’s note: Gio Reyna is substituting in after the USA gave up two first-half goals to the Netherlands. It is only the second time the American star is seeing the field in the World Cup in Qatar. Below is our story, published Friday, on the conversation surrounding Reyna’s status. AL RAYYAN, … Read more

What we know about Georgia voters ahead of Senate runoff

CNN โ€” For the past two years, the eyes of the political world kept turning back to Georgia. And for the second time in two years, voters in this key state will choose their senator in a runoff electionwhich this time will determine whether Democrats expand on their 50-50 majority. Early data shows voters are … Read more

Prince Harry dresses as SPIDERMAN in hilarious Christmas message video for children

Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, has recorded a special Christmas video message for a charity for bereaved military children dressed as Spider-Man. Donning a full Spider-Man suit, the Prince recorded the message for the charity Scotty’s Little Soldiers, wishing them a happy Christmas. The video was played to over 100 young children who experienced … Read more