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RBI delays auction results, extends bond market trading time by an hour

The delay in auction results at a time when bond investors are undergoing stress is important because the RBI could be receiving fewer bids from investors initially

Giants pass on QB, take running back Saquon Barkley at No. 2

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) The New York Giants passed on an heir apparent to two-time Super Bowl MVP Eli Manning and took a running back that many think is the best to come out of college in decade.

Reavie-Glover, Xhang-Dou share Zurich Classic lead

AVONDALE, La. (AP) Chez Reavie and Lucas Glover teamed to shoot a 12-under 60 on Thursday for a share of the Zurich Classic lead with China's Zhang Xinjun and Dou Zecheng.

SDSU says new stadium could be expanded for NFL team

SAN DIEGO (AP) San Diego State says its proposed new 35,000-seat football stadium could be expanded to 55,000 seats if the NFL ever returns to the city.

Jets draft USC quarterback Sam Darnold with No. 3 pick

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) The cool, calm and confident kid from Southern California is going from Hollywood to the Big Apple.

Pacers look to get even against Cavaliers (Apr 26, 2018)

The Indiana Pacers were winless in the seven games that leading scorer Victor Oladipo didn't play in the regular season.

Browns select Baker Mayfield No. 1 overall

The Browns have a new franchise quarterback, as Cleveland has selected Oklahoma signal-caller Baker Mayfield with the first overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft. At various points in the pre-draft process, the Browns had reportedly been eyeing other quarterba

Argentina WRC: Neuville tops Thursday's opening stage

Neuville's time of 1m54.4s around the 1.1-mile mostly asphalt stage put him three-tenths of a second clear of Ott Tanak's Toyota in second place.For much of the evening, the lead changed hands with every new car through the flying finish, but World Rally Cham

NASCAR Roundtable: What to expect at Talladega this weekend

Talladega Superspeedway has produced some surprise winners throughout its history. Richard Brickhouse, Lennie Pond, Dick Brooks, Bobby Hillin Jr. and Phil Parsons all scored their only Cup win at the superspeedway. Who do you think could be a long-shot winne

Tickford confirms Supercars enduro pairings

Mostert combined with long-time Tickford co-driver Steve Owen to win the Enduro Cup last year, but the pair won't be staying together for a fourth consecutive Season of Endurance.As expected Mostert will instead team up with new signing James Moffat, who arri

Alexi Lalas: LAFC must impress in their home opener

Alexi Lalas previews Los Angeles Football Club's home opener against Seattle on his State of the Union Podcast.

Cubs 3B Bryant out of starting lineup for 3rd straight game

CHICAGO (AP) Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was out of the starting lineup for the third straight game after he was beaned during a victory at Colorado last weekend.

Tyler Austin suspension cut from 5 games to 4

NEW YORK (AP) Tyler Austin's suspension was cut from five games to four by John McHale Jr., a special assistant to baseball commissioner Rob Manfred, and the New York first baseman will start serving the penalty on Friday when the Yankees open a series at th

LA Kings' Dustin Brown, Trevor Lewis undergo surgery

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) Los Angeles Kings forwards Dustin Brown and Trevor Lewis have undergone offseason surgery.

A's Manaea looks to stay sharp against Astros (Apr 26, 2018)

HOUSTON -- The no-hit performance delivered by Oakland left-hander Sean Manaea last Saturday certainly represented the high point of the Athletics' recent string of wins, but Manaea wasn't alone in providing Oakland the quality pitching at the heart of that s

Near-perfect conditions expected for Drake Relays

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Because of its place on the calendar, the Drake Relays has always been at the mercy of the weather. After a miserable spring in Iowa, the organizers of this weekend's meet couldn't have asked for better conditions. Competitors are expe

FBI confirms White House knew of allegations against Rob Porter nearly a year before he left

The best people. Only the best people. The F.B.I. first gave the White House counsel, Donald F. McGahn II, a file containing spousal abuse allegations against Rob Porter in March 2017, according to a detailed new timeline the bureau has given to Congress tha

Scott Pruitt lied—and leaked—in an effort to justify his first class flights and security costs

In a pair of hearings, EPA chief Scott Pruitt has gotten the kid glove treatment from Republicans and some solid kicks from Democrats. Throughout the course of the day, Pruitt has contradicted his earlier statements. This includes admitting that he did kno

Voters to Republicans: Don't cut Medicaid

The 2018 midterm election is shaping up to be not just a referendum on popular vote loser Donald Trump, but on Republican efforts to undermine the Affordable Care Act. Health care has been among the most dominant policy issues for voters in elections since la

Trump's Jackson nomination was an unmitigated disaster, even by Trumpian standards

Donald Trump's White House does most things poorly—that's a given. But Trump's failed nomination of Dr. Ronny Jackson (aka the «candyman») to head the vast Veterans Affairs bureaucracy really just boggles the mind, even in an era of Trumpian low

Huge crowds turn out for Arizona teachers' fight for school funding

More than 50,000 people—teachers, students, parents, and community members—turned out in Phoenix, Arizona, Thursday to press the state government for increased education funding. If you’re an Arizona lawmaker, this should be a sight to make you think ha

Apple ends production of AirPort base stations

It’s an end of an era in Cupertino today. Apple just announced the end of production on its AirPort line of base stations, a list that includes the AirPort Express, AirPort Extreme and AirPort Time Capsule. In a statement provided to TechCrunch, the compan

Your annual Amazon Prime membership fees are about to increase

On today’s wildly successful earnings call, Amazon CFO Brian Olsavsky dropped a bit of a bombshell for Amazon Prime subscribers. The retailer’s everything-and-the-kitchen-sink annual subscription plan is about to get pricier. On May 11, Prime annual membe

Pro-Trump social media duo accuses Facebook of anti-conservative censorship

Following up on a recurring thread from Mark Zuckerberg’s congressional appearance earlier this month, the House held a hearing today on perceived bias against conservatives on Facebook and other social platforms. The hearing, ostensibly about “ho

Snap’s updated Spectacles are doubling-down on an unfulfilled vision

Snap showed off a new update to it’s fabled Snap Spectacles today. They’re new, but only sort of, and it’s not clear that they’ve learned much since the glasses first debuted in fall of 2016. The changes they did make with V2 (water-pr

Native Union’s new speaker strikes directly at my weakness for tasteful brass accents

Bluetooth and smart speakers are a dime a dozen these days, and many of them aren't bad — so what it often comes down to is style. Native Union has my number with its latest device, which accentuates the classic bookcase speaker look with a tech-heavy back

Jeep's Grand Commander is the China-only SUV we wish we'd get here - Roadshow

The full-size, three-row SUV is big, attractive, luxurious and economical, and we're bummed it's not coming stateside.

MoviePass may have retired unlimited movie ticket option - CNET

The ticket-a-day package went away earlier this month, and the CEO says he doesn't know if it will return.

Genealogy site credited with helping ID Golden State Killer suspect - CNET

Authorities say consumer DNA databases provided their big break, but popular sites deny involvement.

WATCH: NFL draft prospect Connor Williams opens up about overcoming adversity

Connor Williams will have his name called at the 2018 NFL Draft in short order. But prior to Thursday’s first round, the Texas offensive lineman addressed an impactful story that he wrote for back in December about being bullied and overcoming the o

WATCH: Hey NFL teams, Phil Mickelson can toss the football

As NFL teams converge on Dallas for the 2018 draft starting Thursday, they might want to keep good old Lefty in their back pockets.Even at 47 years old, it sure looks like PGA legend Phil Mickelson can toss the football.Here’s actual video evidence of this

2018 NFL Draft: Teams reportedly already looking to move back into the first round

We are mere hours from finding out who will go in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft. The excitement is already building with prospects making their way through the red carpet and into AT&T Stadium in Dallas. When all is said and done, months of speculatio

WATCH: Lee Corso wearing big Mel Kiper Jr. face is nightmare fuel

Have you ever wondered what a gigantic face of ESPN’s Mel Kiper Jr. might look like? Thanks to Lee Corso, you’re in luck.But, first a fair warning: this may not be for the faint of heart.ESPN was shooting “College GameDay” from Arlington Texas, the si

Lamar Jackson stole the show on red carpet

There were a lot of impressive outfits on display during the red carpet portion leading up to the actual 2018 NFL Draft, but Louisville’s Lamar Jackson stole the show.Both he and his mother were dressed to the nines. She looked fantastic in a bright yellow

Pizza Hut Museum opens on Wichita State University campus

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - The original Pizza Hut building has opened as a museum at Wichita State University. WSU Foundation CEO Elizabeth King told The Wichita Eagle that staff from the school came together «to collaborate and create this fabulous museum th

Japan's Coincheck posts $433 million writedown in year to March

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck Inc recorded an estimated writedown of 47.3 billion yen ($432.56 million) for the year ended March, its parent Monex Group Inc said on Thursday.

Should Aadhaar, the world's largest biometric system, be on blockchain?

Opinion on the issue is divided, with some saying the move would protect privacy, and others saying the technology is very expensive

Prosthetic arms can provide controlled sensory feedback

Losing an arm doesn't have to mean losing all sense of touch, thanks to prosthetic arms that stimulate nerves with mild electrical feedback. Researchers have developed a control algorithm that regulates the current so a prosthetics user feels steady sensation

Bleaching of coral reefs reduced where daily temperature changes are large

Coral reef bleaching is stark evidence of the damage being inflicted by global climate change on marine ecosystems, but a research team has found some cause for hope. While many corals are dying, others are showing resilience to increased sea surface temperat

Whale shark logs longest-recorded trans-Pacific migration

A whale shark named Anne swam all the way across the Pacific from Coiba National Park in Panama to the Marianas Trench, setting a record as the longest-recorded migration.
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