Eight San Francisco tourist traps we love

Total SF hosts Peter Hartlaub and Heather Knight celebrate the SF tourist spots that locals should embrace April 8, 2022 The Golden Gate Bridge, one of the Painted Ladies houses and Coit Tower.Chronicle file New to podcasts? Here’s how to listen. With tourists returning in larger numbers to San Francisco, Total SF hosts Peter Hartlaub … Read more

Ketanji Brown Jackson to join Biden at White House to celebrate historic confirmation – live | US news

11.36am WBS 11:36 Democrats are capitalizing on Ketanji Brown Jackson’s supreme court confirmation to attempt to recruit Black voters in several battleground states ahead of November’s midterm elections. The Democratic senatorial campaign committee (DSCC) says the group is targeting local Black media outlets in Georgia, Florida, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin by placing advertisements on … Read more

New York Yankees offered Aaron Judge $230 million contract, GM Brian Cashman says

11:11AM ET Mary RiveraESPNWriter Close Marly Rivera is a writer for ESPNdeportes.com and ESPN.com. NEW YORK — All-Star right fielder Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees have not come to an agreement on a contract extension ahead of the slugger’s self-imposed deadline of Opening Day. General manager Brian Cashman said the team offered a … Read more

Big John, world’s largest Triceratops, got mauled by a rival dinosaur, fossils suggest

About 60% of Big John’s skeletal remains were discovered. Here, you can see the triceratops‘ Entire skeleton after the restoration work was complete. (Image credit: Zoic LLC) A violent encounter with a rival dinosaur may explain why Big John, the most massive triceratops skeleton ever found, has a keyhole-shaped opening on its frill, a new … Read more

Bucha shows the ‘cruel face’ of Russian army, says EU’s chief

KYIV, April 8 (Reuters) – European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said the deaths of civilians in the Ukrainian town of Bucha showed the “cruel face” of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s army, pledging to support Kyiv in its defense of the “border of Europe”. During a visit to Bucha, where forensic investigators started to … Read more

Yankees offer Aaron Judge long-term contract extension with total guarantee of $200 million, per report

The New York Yankees have offered their biggest star a long-term contract extension. The Yankees offered Judge a multiyear deal with a total guarantee in excess of $200 million, according to MLB Network. The contract would make him the highest paid annual position player in team history. According to the NY Post, the Yankees offered … Read more

Tesla, Block, Blockstream to mine bitcoin off solar power in Texas

Solar panels are seen in this drone photo at the Impact solar facility in Deport, Texas, July 15, 2021. Base Drone | Reuters MIAMI — Blockstream and Jack Dorsey’s Block, formerly Square, are breaking ground on a solar- and battery-powered bitcoin mine in Texas that uses solar and storage technology from Tesla. Tesla’s 3.8 megawatt … Read more