ANAHEIM, Calif — Yankees veteran left-hander CC Sabathia starts Wednesday night against the Angels needing six strikeouts to reach 3,000 and three victories shy of 250. Outside of Roger Clemens, who is still on the ballot, no pitcher who has reached the milestones isn’t in the Hall of Fame. “Getting it out of the wayNew York Post
MINNEAPOLIS - Texas Tech extended its first-ever trip to the Final Four with a 61-51 victory over Michigan State on Saturday in a national semifinal game at U.S. Bank Stadium.U.S.
Lawmakers in Annapolis overcame a drug industry lobbying blitz to enact a first-of-its kind “affordability board” that could cap payments for pricey meds.STAT
Washington state lawmakers on Friday passed a bill that would allow residents take part in “natural organic reduction” of human remains, citing in part research that said careful composted human remains could be safe for use in a household garden, reports said.Fox News
Arizona is one signature away from becoming the first state in the country to recognize out-of-state occupational licenses. That means licensed workers will be able to move to Arizona and immediately find work without going through the expensive, time-consuming, and redundant process of getting re-licensed. That's a big deal. The state House and state Senate voted this week to pass a bill recognizing out-of-state licenses. Gov. Doug Ducey, a Republican, has championed the legislation throughout...Reason.com
Brady Keeper, the first hockey player from Pimicikamak Cree Nation to reach the NHL, received a warm welcome upon returning home for the summer.CTVNews
A review finds that while a record-setting number of Hispanics have been elected to the Texas Legislature, the growth has not kept pace with the increasing Latino population across the state.thenewstribune