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A baseball player screwed up, but his apology can teach us all a big lesson.


A professional baseball player just demonstrated what a good, genuine apology should look like.

After striking out during Wednesday’s game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Atlanta Braves, Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar had some choice words for Braves’ …

Battery recycling machine gives grocery store coupons in exchange for your old batteries


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While most of our gadgets these days are outfitted with rechargeable batteries, we still use plenty of devices that require replaceable ones. Everyday things like smoke detectors, flashlights, remote controls and more have us racking up piles …

PICTURES – Trump Visits Western Wall, Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem


AP/Evan Vucci

JERUSALEM — President Donald Trump on Monday visited the Western Wall and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem as part of his 24-hour tour here in Israel.

The church, believed to be the place of Jesus’s …

The least affordable places in Britain to buy a property revealed: Homebuyers need 17 times a typical salary in the worst borough


Buyers are faced with having to borrow more than six times their salary to buy a home, new figures have revealed.

The findings by estate agent eMoov found that the average house price across the country is 6.05 times the …

Pattern recognition


I helped work on a thing last weekend that I can’t write about, yet, and then last week I found my way to San Jose for Nvidia’s GPU Technology Conference, and fine, all right, OK, I’m convinced: now that the …

Xiaomi Redmi 4 Amazon-sale: You can avail 45GB free data on Vodafone and other cashback offers


Xiaomi Redmi 4 will go on sale tomorrow on Amazon India at 12 pm, and here are all the sale offers from Vodafone’s 45GB free 4G data to Kindle credit. (Source: IE)

will launch the Redmi 4 on Amazon India …

De Blasio’s ‘City Hall in Your Borough’ tour continues with fair, town hall, Orchard Beach visit in Bronx


Mayor de Blasio’s traveling City Hall show will come to the Bronx Monday.

Mayor de Blasio’s traveling City Hall show will come to the Bronx Monday, as he kicks off the second installment of “City Hall in Your Borough.”

Hizzoner …

Ex-Baruch College fraternity brothers plead guilty in hazing death


Chun “Michael” Deng, 19, a Baruch College freshman, died of a brain injury in December 2013 from injuries sustained during a hazing ritual at a house that Pi Delta Psi rented in Pennsylvania. (Photo of house from Fox 5)

Four …

Zverev stuns Djokovic to win Rome Masters


ROME MASTERS UPSET. Alexander Zverev of Germany (R) poses with the trophy after winning the ATP Tennis Open final against Novak Djokovic of Serbia (L) on May 21, 2017, at the Foro Italico in Rome. Photo by Tiziana Fabi/AFP


From Russia with hate: Donald Trump’s catastrophic presidency offers more proof that racism and sexism are destroying America


Donald Trump; Sergey Lavrov (Credit: AP/Matt Rourke/Pavel Golovkin)

I have written dozens if not hundreds of essays about Donald Trump from the 2016 presidential primaries through to his presidency. He is quite literally the gift that keeps giving. Unfortunately these …

Famous photographer Mario Testino's private art collection is to go on display in the UK for the first time.

(via BBC Entertainment News)
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"We've yet to have a national conversation about what the right response should be to root out this deadly cancer that inflicts us all."

Andrew Neil on the #ManchesterAttack (Via BBC Politics)
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