Doreen McCallister

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The Atlanta Braves shut out the Astros 7-0 to become World Series champions

Wednesday, November 03, 2021

The Braves needed six games to put away the Astros, and are now celebrating their first championship since 1995. Atlanta's Jorge Soler was named the series Most Valuable Player.


Elon Musk To Host 'Saturday Night Live'

Sunday, April 25, 2021

The billionaire chief of Tesla and SpaceX will host the sketch-comedy show on May 8, NBC announced. Reaction on social media has been mixed.


Baylor Defeats Gonzaga To Win Its 1st Men's NCAA Basketball Championship

Tuesday, April 06, 2021

The Gonzaga Bulldogs went into the title game undefeated. But it was the Baylor Bears who emerged victorious, beating Gonzaga, 86-70.


North Korea Reports 1st Suspected Case Of Coronavirus

Sunday, July 26, 2020

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un placed the city of Kaesong under lockdown after a person suspected to have the coronavirus returned from South Korea, according to state news agency KCNA.


U.S. Surpasses Global Record For New COVID-19 Cases Recorded In A Day

Friday, July 03, 2020

The U.S. reported more than 55,000 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday — reaching a daily global record for the coronavirus pandemic. The previous record was set last month by Brazil.


Don Larsen, Only Pitcher To Throw Perfect World Series Game, Dies At 90

Thursday, January 02, 2020

New York Yankee Don Larsen pitched a no-hitter in the 1956 World Series — a feat no other pitcher has accomplished. Larsen died Wednesday night after battling esophageal cancer.


Typhoon In Japan Leaves Up To 33 Dead, 19 Missing

Sunday, October 13, 2019

Typhoon Hagibus has been downgraded to a tropical storm. Helicopters, boats and thousands of troops were mobilized across the country to rescue people after the storm made landfall on Saturday.


Patriots Release Antonio Brown After Another Sexual Misconduct Allegation

Saturday, September 21, 2019

The New England Patriots cut Brown from the team on Friday after a second woman accused the wide receiver of sexual misconduct. Brown faces a civil suit accusing him of raping a former trainer.


Boston Celtics Great And Hall Of Famer John Havlicek Dies At 79

Friday, April 26, 2019

Havlicek was voted one of the 50 greatest players in NBA history. He played 16 seasons with the Celtics — eight of them as NBA champions. Boston media report he had Parkinson's disease.


Henry Bloch, Co-Founder Of H&R Block, Dies At 96

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Bloch, along with his brother Richard, started the business as the IRS was phasing out its free tax prep service. They changed the "h" in their last name to a "k" so it would be easier to pronounce.


Federal Workers, Burdened By Shutdown, Face Trump-Ordered Pay Freeze

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Because of the partial government shutdown, a great number of federal workers are furloughed or working without pay. President Trump has ordered a freeze in 2019 federal employee salary rates.


Biggest Market Rally Since 2009 Follows Days Of Painful Losses

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

The Dow had its best day since 2009, gaining nearly 5 percent. But jitters over interest rates, trade tensions and turmoil in Washington have still made December a bruising month in the markets.


Dow Suffers Record-Breaking Christmas Eve Losses

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Monday fell 2.9 percent to 21,792.20 — its worst Christmas Eve performance. It Broke the 1918 record. U.S. stocks are on track for their worst year since 2008.


Nancy Wilson, Legendary Vocalist And NPR 'Jazz Profiles' Host, Dies At 81

Friday, December 14, 2018

Wilson, who won three Grammy awards and recorded more than 60 albums, died at her California home Thursday after a long illness. From 1996-2005, she hosted NPR's documentary series Jazz Profiles.


Chinese Hackers Are Likely Responsible For Marriott Data Breach, Reports Say

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Chinese state hackers most likely attacked the reservation system at Marriott's Starwood chain, revealing details of 500 million guests, according to people familiar with the U.S. investigation.


Tiger Woods Wins First Golf Tournament Since 4 Back Surgeries

Monday, September 24, 2018

Tiger Woods did something Sunday that he hasn't done in more than five years: He won a tournament. The victory at the Tour Championship in Atlanta was the 80th victory of his PGA Tour.


China And Vatican Sign Agreement On Appointment Of Bishops

Sunday, September 23, 2018

The "provisional" deal — signed in Beijing by deputy foreign ministers on both sides — gives the Holy See a say in naming of bishops, and grants the pope veto power over candidates.


Comcast Outbids Fox And Will Acquire British Broadcaster Sky

Sunday, September 23, 2018

The U.S. cable giant won a rare auction held by British regulators with a bid of $39 billion. Comcast hopes acquiring Sky will help it compete with online streaming services Netflix and Amazon.


Taliban Announce: Founder Of Much-Feared Haqqani Network Dies At 72

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

A Taliban statement issued Tuesday says Jalaluddin Haqqani, the founder of Afghanistan's Haqqani network, and a former U.S. ally turned fierce enemy, died Monday after years of ill health.


Police: 2 Victims Are Dead, As Is Gunman, In Toronto Shooting

Monday, July 23, 2018

Ontario's Special Investigations Unit have identified the suspect but have not suggested a motive. Thirteen other people were injured during a shooting in the city's Greektown neighborhood.