This Year’s World Series Isn’t the First Played During a Pandemic. Here’s What Happened to Baseball in 1918

This year’s pandemic means there is no crying—or spitting—in baseball. After a shortened season roiled by attempts to make baseball work in the year of COVID-19, the Los Angeles Dodgers and Tampa Bay Rays are facing off in a World … Read more…

Angelina Jolie, Christoph Waltz Circling ‘Every Note Played’ Film Adaptation for STX (EXCLUSIVE)

Angelina Jolie and Christoph Waltz are in talks to star in “Every Note Played,” an adaptation of Lisa Genova’s contemporary romance novel. STX Films has acquired global rights to the movie. Jolie will play Karina, the ex-wife of an accomplished … Read more…

This colorful billionaire reportedly played outsized role in recent market rally

The mystery player behind the unprecedented summer tech rally appears to be the colorful billionaire CEO of Japanese conglomerate Softbank. Masayoshi Son, known for nurturing startups into tech giants, has plunked down billions for options in individual tech stocks in … Read more…

News24.com | Heinrich Brussow ‘could have and should have’ played more for the Springboks, says Jonathan Kaplan

Heinrich Brussow deserved to play more times than he did for the Springboks, says former Test referee Jonathan Kaplan. Sport Top Stories BEST DEAL UPDATE: Lorna Jane Active Outlet – Up to 20% Off RRP. Free Shipping on Orders $ … Read more…

Kaká calls Ronaldo best player he’s ever played with, discusses time in MLS and life after soccer

Brazilian football legend Kaká joins Indoor Soccer to discuss activities he’s enjoying in retirement. Kaká has taken up skydiving, skiing and running. He also discusses his time in the MLS and breaks down exactly why he believes Ronaldo is the greatest Brazilian … Read more…

Jerry Stiller, the Genius Who Played ‘Seinfeld’’s Frank Costanza, Has Died at 92

Eric Thayer/Reuters George Costanza’s crotchety father Frank, who electrified episodes of the long-running sitcom Seinfeld, was one of the most memorable characters in TV history. It was the comic timing and physical genius of Jerry Stiller who elevated that secondary … Read more…

BBC ‘played a part’ in Labour’s election defeat, says shadow cabinet minister – live news

Rolling coverage of the day’s political events as they happen Vilification of Corbyn in broadcast media ‘fuelled defeat’ – shadow minister Labour leadership race begins as senior figures back Rebecca Long-Bailey Boris Johnson tells new Tory MPs they must repay … Read more…

Dallas Wings Women’s Basketball Star Skylar Diggins-Smith Played Entire Season Pregnant

And she’s not happy about what she considers a lack of WNBA support when she took two months off for post-partum depression this season. Women Special News Bulletin http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss … Read more…

How Rudy Giuliani’s Bid to Discredit Mueller Played Into Impeachment Probe

Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast/Getty More than a year ago, Donald Trump’s personal attorneys Rudy Giuliani and Jay Sekulow began working, with the president’s sign-off, on a “counter-report” to push back against Special Counsel Robert Mueller. The report, … Read more…

Katherine MacGregor, who played Mrs. Oleson on ‘Little House on the Prairie,’ has died

Katherine MacGregor, the actress best known for playing fiery busybody Harriet Oleson on “Little House on the Prairie,” has died at age 93. She passed away Tuesday at the Motion Picture & Television Country House and Hospital retirement community in … Read more…