Series Preview: Angels vs. Rangers (8/16-8/19) – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comFull steam ahead! Don’t look now, but the Los Angeles Angels are on a tear. Sitting back above .500 (62-60) and winners of seven of the last nine, the Halos…

Atlanta Hawks unveil throwback jersey, special court for 50th anniversary season – NBA.com

NBA.comThe Atlanta Hawks are not only celebrating their 50th anniversary season with a renovated Philips Arena, but with a new Hardwood Classics jersey and special court design. The team announced…

Quavo “LAMBTALK,” Reason “The Soul” & More | Daily Visuals 8.15.18 – Hip-Hop Wired

Hip-Hop WiredAfter years of teasing a solo project, Quavo is finally on his way to delivering his dolo debut and we now have the visuals for his first single. WE…

WeWork’s Newest Business Model Expands Into San Francisco – Bisnow

WeWork’s Newest Business Model Expands Into San FranciscoBisnowWeWork’s newest offering, HQ by WeWork, is already growing and will soon open a location in San Francisco. WeWork has leased 17,500 SF…

Marvel Features the Ultimate Thanos Cosplay in New Video – Comicbook.com

Comicbook.comMarvel fans have certainly gone to great lengths to show their love for Thanos, but a newly-released cosplay video might be one of the best among them. Marvel’s official Facebook…

Wayne Rooney strikes again — twice — as DC United beats Portland – Washington Post

Washington PostThose in the Audi Field crowd that were not already standing rose to their feet in the 86th minute Wednesday. D.C. United was on its way to a 4-1…

Google reportedly working on health and fitness assistant called Google Coach – BGR

BGRBack in 2014, Google and Apple launched health and fitness platforms for their respective mobile operating systems. While Apple’s HealthKit API and Health app took off, eventually becoming key to…

Real estate fraud charges dropped against Las Vegas father of 11 – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalDeon Derrico, the father of Las Vegas quintuplets, is officially free of all real estate fraud charges. The two real estate fraud charges hanging over his head after…

New solar project will impact hundreds of parking stalls at Honolulu Airport for next 3 months – KHON2

KHON2HONOLULU (KHON2) – Construction that will impact parking is set to begin at the Daniel K. Inouye International Airport. Starting August 20, the state Department of Transportation will be shutting…

Raiders QB Connor Cook responds well to Jon Gruden’s heat – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalNAPA, Calif. — “Perfect play” is a basic football drill prevalent across all levels of the sport. As NFL coaches do, Jon Gruden assigned it to the Raiders…

GreenBay100: February 6, 2011 – Super Bowl XLV – WTMJ (press release) (blog)

WTMJ (press release) (blog)Aaron Rodgers’ right arm and an opportunistic, turnover-creating defense were the hallmarks of the Packers’ unlikely run of five consecutive wins, all in must-win games, to turn…

Dallas Mavericks: 3 expectations for Dirk Nowitzki this season – The Smoking Cuban

Dallas Mavericks: 3 expectations for Dirk Nowitzki this seasonThe Smoking CubanThe Dallas Mavericks franchise has had the same face for over two decades. Even though this season may mark the…

Watch The Finalist Films For The 2018 Student Academy Awards – Cartoon Brew

Cartoon BrewThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the finalists for the 2018 Student Academy Awards, which honor works made by full-time …Academy Unveils Finalists for 2018…

Athletics president discusses this season, need for fan support – KGO-TV

KGO-TVThe Oakland Athletics have had the best record in major league baseball since June and is currently only a game and a half out of first place in the American…

Cleveland Indians sweep Cincinnati Reds with 4-3 victory to win Ohio Cup outright – cleveland.com

cleveland.comCleveland Indians sweep Cincinnati Reds with 4-3 victory to win Ohio Cup outright. Updated August 15, 2018 at 11:50 PM ; Posted August 15, 2018 at 10:39 PM. Indians rookie…

‘God was on our side:’ Third Ward church spared from major damage after fire – Chron.com

Chron.comA Third Ward church pastor praised God and firefighters for sparing his Baptist church from major damage Wednesday. Houston firefighters were called to the Mt. Caramel Baptist Church in the…

Giants skipping No. 5 starter, shuffling rotation – MLB.com (press release) (blog)

MLB.com (press release) (blog)Dereck Rodriguez, Madison Bumgarner and Andrew Suarez will start for the Giants from Friday through Sunday, respectively. Thursday’s off-day enabled the Giants to use their top starters…

Kelsey Martinez blazing trails and inspiring as first female coach in Raiders history – The Mercury News

The Mercury NewsThese days in Napa, Martinez and the rest of Oakland’s strength staff arrive in the weight area around 5 a.m. (In Orlando they started at 9 a.m.) When…

Man with medical needs last seen in Old East Dallas found safe – Dallas News

Dallas NewsHe is described as a 5-foot-7 black man who weighs about 125 pounds and has brown eyes and gray hair. He was last seen wearing a red shirt, blue…

San Francisco Supervisor Calls for Hearing Over Tunnel Construction Death – NBC Bay Area

NBC Bay AreaAfter NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit revealed a troubled safety record for the Oakland contractor whose worker was killed in the Twin Peaks Tunnel retrofit project, a San…

Feast of the Assumption remembers Cleveland Police Officer Vu Nguyen – fox8.com

fox8.comCLEVELAND — As the 120th Feast of the Assumption kicked into high gear Wednesday night in Little Italy, the community remembered a Cleveland police officer who had worked the event…

H. Brooke Paige sweeps up 6 GOP nominations – vtdigger.org

vtdigger.orgHours after Paige secured the six nominations, he posted a message to Facebook asking for potential candidates to contact him or Vermont Republican Party Chair Deb Billado if they were…

Kiszla: Why Case Keenum made it as NFL quarterback. And why Paxton Lynch probably never will. – The Denver Post

The Denver PostPlaying quarterback is about far more than those measurables meticulously recorded at the combine. To survive as an NFL quarterback, you must move into a glass house, then…

Smartphone season is upon us, but consumers don’t seem excited – Virginian-Pilot

Virginian-PilotAnother autumn is fast approaching, and with it a new crop of smartphones. But if excitement over them seems a little muted this year, it’s not just you. A PCMag…

Box office report: Independence Day releases – The Indian Express

The Indian ExpressApart from the elements like screen count and a film’s marketing, the release date has become an important factor to determine a film’s performance at the box office.…

Apple accused of pressuring game rivals in Japan: Nikkei – Reuters

ReutersTOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese regulators are investigating Apple Inc over allegations it unfairly pressured Yahoo Japan Corp to slow the expansion of its online games platform, which competes with Apple’s…

1st Day Of School At Marjory Stoneman Douglas High, 6 Months After Mass Shooting – NPR

NPRAt a news conference held on the school lawn, Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie called it a “bittersweet day.” “Everyone’s glad to get back and be reunited,” Runcie…

Rain hits portions of Las Vegas valley – KTNV Las Vegas

KTNV Las VegasRain started making its way into the Las Vegas valley Wednesday afternoon. FOR LATEST WEATHER FORECAST. A flash flood warning has been issued through 5:45 p.m. for storms…

Cole Hammer Talks About His Round-of-64 Victory – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comNot only does Mariota have the edge over Winston in the NFL with a playoff victory, he also has two very big wins. Mariota and Oregon routed Winston and Florida…

Man shot, killed in apparent robbery northwest Houston apartment – Chron.com

Chron.comA man was shot and killed in an apparent robbery in an apartment complex in northwest Houston on Wednesday, police said. Three men shot at the victim at the complex…

Warriors relive 2018 championship magic at film debut in Oakland – KGO-TV

KGO-TV… 2018 championship film at the Grand Lake Theatre. For more on the NBA Finals and Golden State Warriors hype, visit this page. Report a Typo. Related Topics: sportsGolden State…

Giants, Dodgers await discipline decision for Puig, Hundley – San Francisco Chronicle

San Francisco ChroniclePuig feels targeted, particularly by the Giants, telling Dodgers reporters that he only seems to draw the ire of San Francisco players, and only at Dodger Stadium. Players…

Quarterbacks Marcus Mariota, Jameis Winston together again at joint practice – The Register-Guard

The Register-GuardNot only does Mariota have the edge over Winston in the NFL with a playoff victory, he also has two very big wins. Mariota and Oregon routed Winston and…

3 takeaways from Day 14 of Raiders training camp – Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-JournalThree takeaways from Day 14 of Raiders training camp: Strong finish. The Raiders downshifted into a nonpadded practice Wednesday as they begin to conclude camp. They nonetheless managed…

Decades ago, he was gunned down at his Miami restaurant. DNA caught the killer, cops say. – Miami Herald

Miami HeraldNearly three decades after a Miami restaurant owner was shot to death in a botched robbery outside his business, police have arrested one of the suspected killers. Miami-Dade police’s…