In breaking with Trump, Pence does ‘what he believes in,’ strategist says

After breaking with his boss last week and certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s Electoral College victory over President Trump, Vice President Mike Pence this week quickly shot down a push by…

Another tournament in Hawaii, a fresh start for most players

For the 31 players at the Sony Open who took the 30-minute flight over from Maui, the decision to play was easy. They’re already in Hawaii, guaranteed a tropical climate…

Mark Shapiro gets 5-year extension as Blue Jays’ CEO

Mark Shapiro has been given a five-year contract extension as the Toronto Blue Jays’ president and chief executive officer. Rogers Communications, which owns the team, made the announcement Wednesday. CLICK…

‘Election’ actress Jessica Campbell dead at 38

Jessica Campbell, an actress who starred in 1999’s “Election,” has died. She was 38. The star died “suddenly and unexpectedly” on Dec. 29, leaving behind her 10-year-old son, Oliver, Campbell’s cousin…

3 escaped California inmates recaptured, manhunt still on

Three of six inmates who escaped from a California prison in a late-night jailbreak were captured Tuesday, according to authorities.  OVERNIGHT ESCAPE REVELS RULE AGAINST PRISON GUARDS DISTURBING INMATES’ SLEEP…

Flashback: Nadler’s Clinton impeachment comments from 1998 surface as he leads Trump efforts

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., is pushing for President Trump to be impeached just days before his term ends, despite warning years ago about “divisiveness and bitterness” during the 1998…

Rough road: Playing during pandemic means ‘long days’ in NBA

When Washington coach Scott Brooks was a player and would ask coaches about their profession, the response was always the same: It is a lonely job. Never more so than…

FBI arrests Proud Boys member in NYC over Capitol threats

FBI agents arrested a New York City man Tuesday evening, searching his home after the convicted felon allegedly made online threats about traveling to Washington, D.C., to carry out further violence…

Not only goalies wear masks: NHL coaches must cover faces

Winnipeg coach Paul Maurice struggled to blow a whistle while wearing a mask. Barry Trotz couldn’t see if one of his New York Islanders players was skating toward him because…

Pope Francis receives coronavirus vaccine as Vatican begins rollout: reports

Pope Francis received his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine on Wednesday as the Vatican began its vaccination campaign, according to reports. The inoculation of the 84-year-old pontiff was first reported…