Buck Showalter’s ‘double-switch’ pays dividends in Mets’ win

There aren’t many double-switches in play anymore in the National League with the full-time use of the designated hitter this season, but Buck Showalter still managed to swing one on Tuesday to help the Mets to another victory. Showalter inserted COVID-activated Brandon Nimmo into catcher James McCann’s No. 9 spot in the batting order in […]

Why Ilhan Omar’s tweet was so predictably misconstrued by the GOP

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn. — a Black, Muslim immigrant woman — has long been a target for the political right. After all, she’s so much of what the Republican Party despises rolled into one. So it’s no surprise that some people on the right would fabricate claims that her recent tweet about a video of […]

Trump allies continue to try to decertify the 2020 election

IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser. Now Playing Trump allies continue to try to decertify the 2020 election 07:52 UP NEXT Amb. McFaul: Even I did not expect Putin to be ‘as evil’ as he has been 09:51 Fmr. Zelenskyy advisor is ‘worried about what’s to […]

Chicago’s O’Hare airport to enforce mask usage

Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport will continue to enforce masking despite multiple airlines dropping their requirements following a federal judge’s ruling. “The safety and security of passengers and employees is the highest priority for the Chicago Department of Aviation (CDA),” the airport said in a tweeted statement. “The CDA will continue to follow, observe and enforce […]

Spirit Cuts Some Spring, Summer Flights to Head Off Disruptions

Spirit Airlines Inc. said it is cutting back on flights in the coming months, seeking to insulate its operations from weather disruptions and prevent the kind of cascading cancellations that have marred its operation recently. Spirit is the latest airline to throttle back its plans ahead of what airlines anticipate will be a frenzied summer. […]