Manny Machado agrees $300m deal with San Diego Padres, accroding to reports

If confirmed, the franchise’s 10-year agreement with the 26-year-old would be the most expensive contract ever signed by a free agent in American sports history, with Machado having gone... Read more »

Bangladesh building fire kills at least 70, toll could climb

DHAKA (Reuters) – The death toll from a fire in a centuries-old area of the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka, jumped dramatically to 70 on Thursday, a fire official said, and... Read more »

Have to miss work for an embarrassing reason? Here’s what to say

While some people are hesitant to share the personal reasons they need a last-minute day off, others may overshare in order to prove they’re not playing hooky. But you... Read more »

Death toll from Bangladesh building fire climbs to at least 56

DHAKA (Reuters) – The death toll from a fire in a centuries-old area of the Bangladesh capital, Dhaka, jumped dramatically to 56 on Thursday, a fire official said, and... Read more »

How to take home with you on the road

The key to comfy travel is involving all five senses. During each part of your journey, think about what pieces of your home’s sensory world you can bring with... Read more »

Bolton says Venezuela U.N. military attache backs Guaido

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser said on Wednesday that Venezuela’s U.N. military attache has formally recognized opposition leader Juan Guaido as Venezuela’s interim president,... Read more »

Bernie Sanders lost in 2016. Here’s what he needs to do to win in 2020.

Sanders, who announced Tuesday he’s running for president in 2020, starts off in a very different position than he did four years ago, when he was considered a long... Read more »

‘Time of the essence’ say May on latest Brussels shuttle

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Theresa May held “constructive” talks in Brussels on Wednesday as she sought concessions on Brexit from a sceptical European Union, her strategy under... Read more »

Her son was shot dead in front of her. And she says a policeman did it

There was a snap and a loud crack — and Roberto lay dead. A bullet had torn through his right arm, just above the elbow, and into his chest.... Read more »

Moscow ready to cut time for nuclear strike on U.S. if necessary: Putin

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Moscow will match any U.S. move to deploy new nuclear missiles closer to Russia by stationing its own missiles closer to the United States or by... Read more »