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Vice President Mike Pence makes pit stop at Indy 500 preview party

CLOSE Vice President Mike Pence and his wife attend on May 21, 2019, the Indiana Society of Washington’s annual party celebrating the Indianapolis 500. Maureen Groppe, mgroppe@gannett.comWASHINGTON — Vice President Mike Pence won’t make it to this year’s Indianapolis 500, but some of the race came to him Tuesday.Pence visited with defending champion Will Power in his […]

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Rex Tillerson meets with House Foreign Affairs Committee

CLOSE The White House’s former top lawyer, Don McGahn, defied a congressional subpoena and skipped a hearing. USA TODAYFormer Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with the House Foreign Affairs Committee on Tuesday to discuss his time working for the Trump administration, a committee aide confirmed to USA TODAY.Tillerson was interviewed by a handful of lawmakers for seven hours, […]

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Clemson forward Baehre tears knee ligament

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutClemson forward Baehre tears knee ligamentClemson forward Jonathan Baehre tore an ACL at practice Monday and there is no timetable for his returnPost to FacebookSent!A link has been sent to your friend’s email address.Posted!A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. […]

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Conor McGregor breaks down UFC 229 brawl-khabib-nurmagomedov

Steven Marrocco, MMAjunkie Published 8:56 p.m. ET May 21, 2019 CLOSEThe lightweight title fight that actually took place at UFC 229 went to Khabib Nurmagomedov. But “the real fight,” as Conor McGregor calls it, went his way.In an extended conversation with Tony Robbins, McGregor reframed his loss and subsequent brawl, crowing over the punches he landed on […]

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Bonnaroo festival landmark was burned, dismantled over safety concerns

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutRIP Bonnaroo arch: Landmark burned, dismantled due to ‘structural issues’The Bonnaroo arch was intentionally destroyed due to structural issues, officials said. “We look forward to surprising folks with something new…”Post to FacebookSent!A link has been sent to your friend’s email address.Posted!A link […]

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NASCAR Trucks champ Brett Moffitt finds home at GMS Racing

AP Published 8:35 p.m. ET May 21, 2019 CLOSEDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Brett Moffitt capped a storybook season by winning the NASCAR Truck Series finale at Homestead last November, securing an unlikely championship after a decade of bouncing around the stock car circuit.Moffitt soon found himself out of a job anyway.For the third time […]

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San Jose Sharks captain is scratched for Game 6

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutSan Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski sits out Game 6 against St. Louis BluesSan Jose Sharks captain Joe Pavelski , who absorbed a hard hit in Game 5, skips warmup and is a scratch for Game 6 against the St. Louis Blues.Post […]

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FIFA working on solution for World Cup ticketing issue

Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading aboutFIFA working on solution for World Cup ticketing issueFIFA says it is working toward a solution with the local organizing committee in France after some fans buying tickets for the Women’s World Cup were not given seats togetherPost to FacebookSent!A link has […]

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Scherzer vs. deGrom, Hamels faces Phillies

AP Published 8:11 p.m. ET May 21, 2019 A look at what’s happening around the majors Wednesday:CURTAIN UP! LIGHT THE LIGHTS!Max Scherzer, the 2016 and ’17 NL Cy Young Award winner, starts for Washington and Jacob deGrom, the 2018 NL Cy Young winner, starts for the New York Mets in a rematch of opening-day starters. […]