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  • Haunted by legacy, Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way

    Haunted by legacy, Red Sox owner wants to rename Yawkey Way

    Thursday, August 17 2017 6:49 PM EDT2017-08-17 22:49:21 GMT
    Friday, August 18 2017 3:12 AM EDT2017-08-18 07:12:14 GMT
    The Boston Red Sox's owner John Henry told the Boston Herald that he is "haunted" by the racist legacy of former owner Tom Yawkey and that he welcomes renaming of Yawkey Way in front of the ballpark and offices.
    The Boston Red Sox's owner John Henry told the Boston Herald that he is "haunted" by the racist legacy of former owner Tom Yawkey and that he welcomes renaming of Yawkey Way in front of the ballpark and offices.
  • Nationals owner Mark Lerner had cancer, leg amputated

    Nationals owner Mark Lerner had cancer, leg amputated

    Thursday, August 17 2017 10:59 PM EDT2017-08-18 02:59:55 GMT
    Friday, August 18 2017 3:12 AM EDT2017-08-18 07:12:04 GMT
    Washington Nationals owner Mark Lerner said in a letter to a Washington Post columnist that he had cancer and had his left leg amputated.
    Washington Nationals owner Mark Lerner said in a letter to a Washington Post columnist that he had cancer and had his left leg amputated.
  • Mazara homers, drives in 5 as Rangers top White Sox 9-8

    Mazara homers, drives in 5 as Rangers top White Sox 9-8

    Friday, August 18 2017 2:29 AM EDT2017-08-18 06:29:40 GMT
    Friday, August 18 2017 3:12 AM EDT2017-08-18 07:12:00 GMT
    Nomar Mazara drove in five runs, including a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning, and the Texas Rangers held on for a 9-8 victory over the Chicago White Sox.
    Nomar Mazara drove in five runs, including a tiebreaking three-run homer in the fifth inning, and the Texas Rangers held on for a 9-8 victory over the Chicago White Sox.
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  • Man denies purposely spraying manure on border patrol car

    Man denies purposely spraying manure on border patrol car

    Thursday, August 17 2017 12:19 AM EDT2017-08-17 04:19:01 GMT
    Thursday, August 17 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-08-17 21:11:55 GMT
    A Vermont man accused of spraying liquid manure on a marked U.S. Customs and Border Protection car after confronting an agent about immigration enforcement is scheduled to appear in court.
    A Vermont man accused of spraying liquid manure on a marked U.S. Customs and Border Protection car after confronting an agent about immigration enforcement is scheduled to appear in court.
  • Are you for real? Police check out man looking for dentures

    Are you for real? Police check out man looking for dentures

    Thursday, August 17 2017 7:29 AM EDT2017-08-17 11:29:13 GMT
    Thursday, August 17 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-08-17 21:11:52 GMT
    A wary woman in southern Germany has alerted police after a man buzzed on her door and asked for permission to search her balcony for his false teeth.
    A wary woman in southern Germany has alerted police after a man buzzed on her door and asked for permission to search her balcony for his false teeth.
  • Call the fashion cops: 'Jorts-wearing bandit' hits St. Louis

    Call the fashion cops: 'Jorts-wearing bandit' hits St. Louis

    Wednesday, August 16 2017 10:08 AM EDT2017-08-16 14:08:30 GMT
    Thursday, August 17 2017 5:11 PM EDT2017-08-17 21:11:51 GMT
    Law enforcement are urging anyone who recognizes a man accused of robbing St. Louis-area Walgreens stores while wearing jean shorts to call "the fashion police.".
    Law enforcement are urging anyone who recognizes a man accused of robbing St. Louis-area Walgreens stores while wearing jean shorts to call "the fashion police.".
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