Tempers flare after Washington Nationals’ Steve Cishek hits New York Mets’ Francisco Lindor in helmet

9:49 PM ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable Commodity in Sports” WASHINGTON — Benches cleared during the New York Mets-Washington Nationals game Friday night after Mets shortstop Francisco Lindor was hit in the batting helmet with a pitch, the second such incident in … Read more

Deadly strain of avian flu found in Vermont

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) – A deadly strain of bird flu sweeping through flocks around the country is in Vermont. At least two bald eagles were found dead and tested positive for avian influenza, known as bird flu. The eagles were found in Grand Isle and Chittenden counties near Lake Champlain. Bird flu has been spreading … Read more

After Robinhood Shares Collapsed 87% from Peak and 70% from IPO, Goldman Sachs, IPO Lead Underwriter, Cuts Stock to “Sell”

It would be funny – if it weren’t so serious – how this stuff is imploding, and Wall Street, which created it, is now washing its hands of it. By Wolf Richter for WOLF STREET. Back in December 2020, Robinhood Markets selected Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan as the lead underwriters for its IPO. Then … Read more

How the Maldives has become cool | Travel

ORn the glass-bottomed dancefloor of the Beru Bar at the Standard, Huruvalhi, as wafts of Mark Ronson’s why hide fills the air and primary-coloured strobe lights stream every which way, I half-see a black, shadowy figure gliding through the waters below me. Ambling back to my overwater villa later, I spy it in the lagoon … Read more

3 victims ID’d, including 2 teen siblings, after vehicle slams into tree in deadly East Los Angeles crash

EAST LOS ANGELES (KABC) — Three people who were killed in a fiery solo-vehicle crash in East Los Angeles early Friday morning, including two teenage siblings, have been identified by family members and friends. According to loved ones, the passengers were Abigail Flores, a 19-year-old mother of two, and her younger brother, 18-year-old Jahmai Flores. … Read more

More than 100 shelter dogs that survived starvation in war-torn Ukraine turned away at the Poland border, animal charity says

Less than a week after more than 300 dogs were found dead in an animal shelter near Borodyanka, Ukraine, where they starved to death without any food or water for more than a month, a representative from Naturewatch Foundation tells CBS News that the dogs that survived are now being turned away at the Poland … Read more

‘Space laser’ is beaming directly at Earth from 5 billion lightyears away

A powerful space laser emitted from a distant galaxy has been discovered by astronomers. The beam of radio waves is what scientists call a “megamaser” and this one is the most distant yet, emerging 5 billion light-years from Earth. It was detected by an international team of scientists using South Africa’s “MeerKAT,” a radio telescope … Read more