Red Sox among teams under pressure for hot-stove splash

Prior to Thanksgiving last offseason, just two multi-year deals were reached — both went to catchers, both for two years. Kurt Suzuki received $10 million from the Nationals and Jeff Mathis got $6.25 million from the Rangers. Before the Lions lost on the holiday again this year, seven multi-year free-agent deals were done this season […]


Fox News’ Ed Henry among winners of prestigious 2019 WHCA Journalism Awards

The White House Correspondents' Association has announced the winners for its 2019 journalism awards, and Fox News' Ed Henry was among the reporters to receive top honors. Henry, who was recognized for his interview with Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt last April, is set to receive the Merriman Smith Award for broadcast at the White House Correspondents' Dinner […]

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Seven Britons among 157 killed in Ethiopian Airlines crash

A passionate “ocean protectionist”, an environmental agent, and a former probation worker are among the dead after a plane crash in Ethiopia. Seven Britons are among the dead after an Ethiopian Airlines plane have been killed after it crashed minutes after take-off. Joanna Toole, who worked for the UN, was the first British victim to […]


Herald photographer among finalists in National Portrait Prize

A YouTube sensation, a racially abused student and a mental health advocate are among the subjects whose images have shot to national prominence in the annual National Photographic Portrait Prize. Photographers from The Sydney Morning Herald, Newcastle Herald and Canberra Times are finalists in the National Photographic Portrait Prize, awarded each year to recognise Australia's best contemporary […]

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2 Americans among 5 ISIS fighters captured in Syria, official says

Zaid Abed al-Hamid, left, and Warren Christopher Clark are said to be American citizens fighting for ISIS who were recently captured by Syrian Democratic Forces. ( Two Americans were among five ISIS fighters recently captured in eastern Syria, according to a spokesman for the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces. The Americans were identified as Warren Christopher Clark (aka […]