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Angels up against Diamondbacks, Greinke in series opener (Jun 17, 2018)

The Los Angeles Angels haven't faced right-hander Zack Greinke since the 2015 season, but they've continued to feel his effects.

Tesla has opened up Model 3 orders to customers in China

Tesla is now taking orders for the Model 3 from customers in China, according to its website. Reuters was the first to report that Tesla is taking orders in China. Tesla won’t confirm or comment on the information published on its own China-focused webs

The Criterion Collection is launching its own streaming service

When WarnerMedia announced last month that it would be shutting down its streaming service FilmStruck, the team at the Criterion Collection said it would be looking for a new digital home. Today, Criterion announced that it will be building that home itself â

Pitching a $99 tax advisory service for the masses, Visor has raised $9 million

The only sure things in this life, according to Ben Franklin, are death and taxes. And a new startup called Visor has just raised $9 million in financing to make one of them as painless as possible. Unlike Nectome, Visor won’t kill anyone, but it may

The best Black Friday 2018 deal on Apple AirPods: Get $19 to $39 off - CNET

Who's got the best price on these wire-free earbuds?

Black Friday 2018 smart home deals: Google Home Hub, Facebook Portal, Apple HomePod, Alexa gadgets and more - CNET

We're tracking the best smart home bargains from Amazon, Walmart, Best Buy, Target and more. Here's our running list -- including the deals you can buy right now. Expect regular updates.

AT&T's WarnerMedia plans Criterion streaming service after axing FilmStruck - CNET

The Criterion Channel, coming early next year, «will be picking up where FilmStruck left off,» WarnerMedia says.

PlayStation Store Black Friday sale starts tomorrow - CNET

Winning deals are available on recent PS4 games such as Far Cry 5, Shadow of the Tomb Raider, Red Dead Redemption 2 and more.

Black Friday 2018 deals at Walmart: PlayStation, Xbox, iPad, Google and more - CNET

The massive discount retailer is arguably the king of Black Friday. Here are its best deals.

The most surprising developments of the NHL season so far

The one constant in any given NHL season should always be to expect the unexpected because there is always going to be something that surprises you — maybe even shocks you. The team that you thought might stink could turn out to be good for some bizarre rea

Nuggets hire Sue Bird for front office role

The Nuggets have officially hired WNBA star Sue Bird to their front office staff, the team announced today in a press release. According to the club, Bird will serve as a Basketball Operation Associate in Denver. “We are very excited to have Sue join our or

As some Californians are urged to stay indoors due to toxic smoke, farmworkers continue working

As multiple deadly fires have forced some school districts in California to shut down classes and led some workplaces to urge employees to work from home for a few days, another group of workers is still laboring outside and breathing in toxic smoke. 

Daily Kos congratulates Arizona Secretary of State-elect Katie Hobbs

Today, Daily Kos congratulated newly elected Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs. Daily Kos was pleased to endorse her and other Democrats for key posts in August, and the Daily Kos community contributed over $360,000 to Democrats in those races. Hobbs jo

White House ready to send a man to his death to get Turkey off Saudi Arabia's back about Khashoggi

The Trump administration is not just refusing to hold Saudi Arabia’s feet to the fire over the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. It’s actively looking for ways to help Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman evade pressure and scrutiny, up t

Overflowing crater lakes carved canyons across Mars

Today, most of the water on Mars is locked away in frozen ice caps. But billions of years ago it flowed freely across the surface, forming rushing rivers that emptied into craters, forming lakes and seas. New research has found evidence that sometimes the lak

From the ashes of a failed pain drug, a new therapeutic path emerges

A surprising discovery about a failed pain drug -- and specifically, the pathway it targets, BH4 -- could have implications for autoimmunity and cancer. Neuroscientists report that BH4 also functions as a kind of immunological thermostat, raising and lowerin

A new lead on a 50-year-old radiation damage mystery

For half a century, researchers have seen loops of displaced atoms appearing inside nuclear reactor steel after exposure to radiation, but no one could work out how.

Dodging antibiotic resistance by curbing bacterial evolution

Lowering mutation rates in harmful bacteria might be an as yet untried way to hinder the emergence of antimicrobial pathogens. One target for drug development might be a protein factor, DNA translocase Mfd, that enables bacteria to evolve rapidly by promotin

Treated superalloys demonstrate unprecedented heat resistance

Researchers have discovered how to make 'superalloys' even more super, extending useful life by thousands of hours. The discovery could improve materials performance for electrical generators and nuclear reactors.

Orioles, Nats finish arguments in TV dispute rehearing

The Nationals and Orioles finished arguments in a two-day rehearing before a committee of baseball executives in their long-running dispute over TV rights fees

Pair of Titans' starters in Conklin, Morgan back vs. Colts

The Tennessee Titans are getting a pair of starters back for their trip to Indianapolis

Neymar scores from spot for Brazil to beat Uruguay 1-0

Neymar scored the only goal from the penalty spot as Brazil beat Uruguay 1-0 in a friendly on Friday

On hot seat? Packers' McCarthy focuses on getting road win

Packers coach Mike McCarthy says he and his team are focused on getting a critical road win next week at Minnesota, and not questions about his future

Utes face Buffs with eye on moving toward Pac-12 South title

No. 21 Utah kept right on rolling last week with subs at quarterback and running back

Ceramist Anna Whitehouse Created 100 Unique Clay Vessels in 100 Days

U.K.-based ceramic artist Anna Whitehouse set a goal on January 1, 2018 to create a new bottle each day for 100 days. By limiting herself to a single form, Whitehouse was able to stretch her  creativity to formulate new designs previously unexplored in her

Museum sells 2 paintings for more than $19.5M

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - Santa Fe's Georgia O'Keeffe Museum sold two paintings for more than $19.5 million. The Albuquerque Journal reports «A Street,» from 1926, and 1928's «Calla Lilies on Red» sold in Sotheby's contemporary art auctio

California's Deadliest Fire Is Seen Engulfing Paradise in 'Astonishing' Satellite Images

Only 4 hours after it started, the Camp Fire was ravaging Paradise, California.

The 2018 Leonid Meteor Shower Peaks This Weekend! Here's What to Expect

Come early Sunday morning (Nov. 18), the famous Leonid meteor shower will reach its peak, with lesser numbers expected on the preceding and following mornings.

Voyager 2 Creeps Closer to the Edge of the Solar System

Going, going — nope, it's still just going, NASA says of its Voyager 2 probe, which the agency realized was approaching the edge of the solar system back in early October.

Jimmy Dean is Giving Away ‘Sausage-Scented’ Holiday Wrapping Paper

Winter aromas typically include cinnamon, nutmeg, and pine cones, but Jimmy Dean is celebrating the holidays by giving away savory ‘sausage-scented’ gift wrap. “The Jimmy Dean Recipe Gift Exchange” is foodies’ ticket to […]

McConnell sets up votes on worst of Trump nominees, gives the finger to Jeff Flake over his threats

Campaign Action Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has apparently decided to give a middle finger to Sen. Jeff Flake, the retiring Arizona Republican who says he'll vote against judicial nominees in committee and on the floor until McConnell allows a flo

Midday open thread: Kim Jong-un sends Trump a message; Wampanoag protest taking of their reservation

Today’s comic by Mark Fiore is Fight the victims:  What’s coming up on Sunday Kos… Remembering the horrors of the Jonestown massacre 40 years later, by Sher Watts Spooner Has America reached peak hate under Trump, and where do we go next?

The #FiveWhiteGuys trying to take down Pelosi are stupid beyond words

Democrats are coming off their biggest House victory since Watergate, having been led by Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi. The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee raised $250 million, dramatically outraising the GOP’s counterpart ($174 million), and l

Uncertainty looms in Georgia gubernatorial race as Abrams campaign considers legal options

Friday was supposed to be the deadline for officials in Georgia to certify the state’s election results, but who knows when that will actually happen. This week, a series of legal decisions have required counties to delay certifying their totals until

In the CNN vs. White House court battle, CNN and the First Amendment are going to come out on top

It started with a press conference, or what passes for one under this White House. CNN’s Jim Acosta took a more assertive than usual tack in an effort to question President Donald Trump. For that, he was kicked out, and his “hard pass” for White House

Why Valencia testing is the best and worst for MotoGP riders

This time two years ago, all eyes were on Jorge Lorenzo the Tuesday after the last race of the season. The excitement around his hugely-anticipated first experience with Ducati was comparable only to Valentino Rossi's debut with Yamaha ahead of the 2004 seaso

Cal-Stanford Big Game postponed because of wildfire smoke

Cal-Stanford Big Game postponed because of wildfire smoke

Howell with another 64 takes 3-shot lead at Sea Island

Charles Howell matches his best 36-hole score, leads by 3 at Sea Island

Tulsa edges Division I-newcomer California Baptist 82-79

DaQuan Jeffries scored 19 points, Martins Igbanu added 18 and Tulsa edged Division I-newcomer California Baptist 82-79

Falcons’ Deion Jones out, Matt Bryant active for Dallas

Falcons linebacker Deion Jones still not ready for Cowboys; kicker Matt Bryant good to go against
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