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The Latest: Families turn out for Mardi Gras in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The Latest on Mardi Gras (all times local): Noon Families are out in force for Fat Tuesday in New Orleans. Throngs of people were on the median for the final day of Mardi Gras, cooking up crawfish and red beans and rice. Others had set up .

U.S. Amateur Final: Afternoon Highlights

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60-year-old Billy Torrence races to first NHRA Top Fuel win

Billy Torrence raced to his first career Top Fuel victory at age 60, winning the Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals at Brainerd International Raceway

Packers' Perry activated from PUP list, back at practice

Packers outside linebacker Nick Perry was activated from the physically unable to perform list

Dolphins' run defense still a concern after first two preseason games

The Miami Dolphins defense has allowed 299 yards rushing in the first two exhibition games; Adam Gase is still confident it will be better than last year.

Barkley runs alone as New York Giants return to practice

First-round draft pick Saquon Barkley ran on his own as the New York Giants returned to practice

Pocono IndyCar: Rossi dominates again, scores third win of the season

The race almost immediately went under yellow when Graham Rahal made an inauspicious start from 18th on the grid, tagging the back of Spencer Pigot’s Ed Carpenter Racing-Chevrolet as he tried to make an early getaway. He broke the front left wing of the Rah

VAR goes into action on Spanish league debut

The Spanish league saw a new official in action on Sunday: the video assistant referee

Marlins pound Nationals 12-1, Jose Urena throws first career complete game

The Miami Marlins pounded the Washington Nationals 12-1 for the series win, and Jose Urena earned his first complete game in the majors.

Josef Martinez post-match interview after scoring 27th goal to tie the MLS season record

Josef Martinez discusses how he both managed to tie the MLS season scoring record and secure a win for Atlanta United against Columbus Crew.

Rosario's 8th inning home run lifts Twins past Tigers

Eddie Rosario hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth and Minnesota beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4

Cardinals can't complete sweep, fall 2-1 to Brewers

Jhoulys Chacin beat St. Louis for the first time in his career with the Milwaukee Brewers' 2-1 victory over the Cardinals on Sunday.

Didi Gregorius could land on disabled list with heel injury

The New York Yankees could be without shortstop Didi Gregorius for a bit after he injured his foot during Sunday’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays.Gregorius bruised his left heel in the first inning when he collided with Toronto’s Kendrys Morales whil

Watch: Rhys Hoskins teams with Little League legend for awesome video

Rhys Hoskins teamed up with Little Leaguer Alfred Delia to film a great video on Sunday.Hoskins’ Philadelphia Phillies were set to face the New York Mets on Sunday night as part of the Little League Classic. Being in Williamsport, Penn., gave Hoskins and ot

Gronk offers legendary quote about great white sharks

Rob Gronkowski has some pretty unique ideas about what to do regarding the multiple recent shark sightings off Cape Cod.Not just any old sharks, mind you, but great white sharks.So what would Gronk do?“I heard there’s some great whites out there,” Gronk

7 questions for Erica Newsome, West Virginia teacher, about the West Virginia teacher’s strike

I met Erica Newsome at Netroots Nation 2018 where she was one of the panelists speaking about the West Virginia teachers strike. Other panelists included Zanetta Stallworth, Ryan Frankenberry, and Brianne Solomon (now running for state legislator in WV-14).

As promised, Netflix’s user reviews are no more

Netflix user reviews are no more. Sure, chances are pretty decent you didn’t realize Netflix still had reviews at this point, but the video streaming giant has delivered on its promise to do away with the one-time mainstay of the service. Last month, it inf

“Truth isn’t truth”: Rudy Giuliani tries to explain why Donald Trump won’t testify on Russia

The former mayor of New York created another meme Sunday after he embraced the post-truth world Donald Trump wants

What makes a man a man? A new memoir explores the limits of the gender binary

In “Amateur,” transgender boxer Thomas Page McBee becomes the first trans man to fight in Madison Square Garden

How new fathers use social media to make sense of their roles

What dads do online helps them navigate gender roles as society changes

Butter, eggs and sugar: How to make famous Brooklyn baker Margaret Palca’s chocolate chip cookies

“I love chocolate chip cookies. I believe a chocolate chip cookie a day keeps the doctor away,” Palca writes

Both Toyotas excluded at Silverstone, Rebellion wins

The #8 and #7 Toyota TS050 Hybrids dominated the event, finishing four laps clear of the third-placed #3 Rebellion R-13 Gibson as Fernando Alonso, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima scored their third straight WEC victory. But in post-race scrutineering, th

HIGHLIGHTS: Odor Gives Texas the lead with 3-Run Home Run | Angels at Rangers

HIGHLIGHTS: Odor Gives Texas the lead with 3-Run Home Run | Angels at Rangers

Jack Nicklaus Talks About Pebble Beach’s Fifth Hole

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Gordon back with Browns, watches teammates practice

Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon watches teammates practice on 1st day back following long absence

Rougie is on fire in Month of August | Rangers Live

Rougie is on fire in Month of August | Rangers Live

Royals' six-run second inning squandered in 7-6 loss

Ryan O'Hearn, Whit Merrifield and Alex Gordon homered for Kansas City, which dropped to 2-13 in the rubber game of series this season.

EU reportedly ready to act against tech companies over terror content - CNET

European Union plans to impose fines over terrorist propaganda.

Chacin throws six scoreless innings in Brewers' 2-1 win over Cardinals

Jhoulys Chacin tossed six scoreless innings to beat St. Louis for the first time in his career

Frazier homers as Pirates top Cubs 2-1 in 11 innings

Adam Frazier homers in 11th inning as Pittsburgh Pirates top Chicago Cubs 2-1

White Sox erase 6-run deficit, rally for 7-6 win over Royals

White Sox erase 6-run deficit, rally for 7-6 win over Royals

Jack Nicklaus Talks About Pebble Beach's Fifth Hole

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Bruni, Lietz stripped of second-place Silverstone finish

    Bruni and Lietz had fought their way through from the rear of the GTE Pro class grid to claim second place in their class, 14 seconds down on the winning #51 AF Corse Ferrari.   However, in post-race scrutineering the #91 Porsche 911 RSR’s ride heigh

Chacin pitches 6 scoreless, Brewers beat Cardinals 2-1

Mike Moustakas hit a two-run double, Jhoulys Chacin beat St. Louis for the first time in his career and the Milwaukee Brewers edged the Cardinals 2-1

Sun earn 4th seed with 89-86 win over Sparks

Jasmine Thomas scored 27 points and the Connecticut Sun beat the Los Angeles Sparks 89-86 to secure the fourth seed in the WNBA playoffs

The Kindle Voyage is no longer available from Amazon

The Kindle Voyage is no more. The e-reader is currently unavailable through Amazon, as noted by a few sites. You can still pick up a refurbed version through the retailer, but listings for the new model note that, “[t]his item is only available from thi

The final battle of the Civil Social Justice War will be in the heart, mind and spirit of the nation

Welcome to the third and final installment in my series on the ongoing American Civil/Social Justice War between corporate/white power and freedom, fairness, and justice for all persons within America which originally began over 100 years before the Declarati

A paper battery powered by bacteria

In remote areas of the world, everyday items like electrical outlets and batteries are luxuries. Health care workers in these areas often lack electricity to power diagnostic devices, and commercial batteries may be too expensive. Today, researchers report a

Weaponizing oxygen to kill infections and disease

The life-threatening bacteria MRSA can cripple a medical facility since it is resistant to treatment. But scientists report that they are now making advances in a new technique that avoids antibiotics, instead using light to activate oxygen, which wipes out b

WATCH: Brewers’ Moustakas delivers 2 RBI double

Mike Moustakas delivered a 2 RBI double to give the Brewers the lead over the Cardinals.
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