LAS VEGAS | Morton to Rays and a Tanner-for-Tanner trade at meetings

LAS VEGAS — An All-Star starter to the relief-reliant Rays, a Tanner-for-Tanner trade and a Scott Boras sighting. Intrigue at the winter meetings, but not much impact. Not yet, anyway. Charlie Morton was the top name to switch teams Wednesday, joining Tampa Bay for a $30 million, two-year deal after going 15-3 with Houston last … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | Morton to Rays and a Tanner-for-Tanner trade at meetings

NEW YORK | Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump

NEW YORK — Jose Canseco (kan-SAY’-koh) is ready to take a swing at politics. The former major league slugger has made his pitch for a big job at the White House, tweeting Wednesday to President Donald Trump: “u need a bash brother for Chief if (sic) Staff.” Canseco told his “little buddy” he has “a … Continue reading NEW YORK | Canseco makes pitch for chief of staff job in tweet to Trump

NEW YORK | Barack Obama receives RFK Human Rights award at NYC gala

NEW YORK  — Former President Barack Obama was honored with the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple of Hope Award at a gala in midtown Manhattan Wednesday evening. “I’m not sure if you’ve heard, but I’ve been on this hope kick for a while now. Even ran a couple of campaigns on it. Thank you … Continue reading NEW YORK | Barack Obama receives RFK Human Rights award at NYC gala

FRANKFURT, Germany | European Central Bank to end stimulus despite growth worries

FRANKFURT, Germany — The European Central Bank is expected to halt the stimulus program that it deployed nearly four years ago to nurture a teetering eurozone economy back to health. Analysts say the bank is likely to confirm Thursday its plan to stop the program’s monthly bond purchases at year end despite worries about growth. … Continue reading FRANKFURT, Germany | European Central Bank to end stimulus despite growth worries

LONDON | The Latest: German lawmakers oppose Brexit deal revision

LONDON— The Latest on Brexit (all times local): 11 a.m. The German parliament has approved a motion stating that the Brexit deal can’t be renegotiated, underlining the stance of the government and European Union allies. The largely symbolic motion was approved hours before Chancellor Angela Merkel and the other 27 EU leaders gather in Brussels. … Continue reading LONDON | The Latest: German lawmakers oppose Brexit deal revision

Mobile Casino is the New Vegas – An Ultimate Guide to Casino Apps

Casino apps are bringing the excitement of Las Vegas casino games right into your hand.  You will barely be surprised to learn about the good mobile slots, blackjack, roulette and poker apps on the Google play and Apple store.  With a bit of research, we have gotten to uncover some of the best-kept secrets about … Continue reading Mobile Casino is the New Vegas – An Ultimate Guide to Casino Apps

RIMBO, Sweden | Britain’s top diplomat joins final day of Yemen peace talks

RIMBO, Sweden — Britain’s foreign secretary joined Yemen peace talks in Sweden on Thursday, as part of his efforts to help kick start a political process to bring an end to the country’s brutal four-year civil war. Jeremy Hunt’s office said he would be in the Swedish town of Rimbo along with U.N. Secretary General … Continue reading RIMBO, Sweden | Britain’s top diplomat joins final day of Yemen peace talks