Pete Alonso’s free agency blueprint to stick with Mets still evolving

Last June, the Mets tried again to sign Pete Alonso to a long-term contract. Through his agency at the time, Apex Baseball, he received a seven-year offer worth $158 million. At the time, the Mets’ baseball operations department, led by general manager Billy Eppler, was trying to sign Alonso to a multi-year deal that would […]

House committee demands Biden agency staff reveal travel history amid electioneering claims

Exclusive: republican leaders The House and Senate sent a joint letter to the U.S. Small Business Administration on Thursday morning asking the Cabinet Office to engage in partisan voter registration efforts in key battleground states such as Michigan. They requested travel schedules, official calendars and other documents. Republican Rep. Roger Williams (Texas) and Rep. Joni […]

Why Stefanie Dolson left Liberty in free agency: ‘Unfortunate situation’

On Tuesday night, Stephanie Dolson happily greeted former Liberty teammates and staff members at the Entertainment and Sports Arena as they arrived for the 2024 season opener in Washington, D.C. Just one year ago, the two-time All-Star center was at the beginning of a long road to a WNBA Finals appearance in New York. However, […]

Democrats Face Steep Hurdles to Replace FDIC Chairman in Wake of ‘Abusive’ Conduct at Agency

President Joe Biden and Congressional Democrats have released an explosive report detailing “abuses” and “unprofessional conduct” at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), which oversees the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). If the company decides to replace Chairman Martin Gruenberg in response to this, it will likely face a high hurdle. House Republican Tom Emmer […]

UN aid agency estimates about 300,000 people have fled Rafah

The United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) said on Sunday that it estimates around 300,000 people have fled Rafah ahead of a possible full-scale invasion by Israel. “As the forced and inhumane displacement of Palestinians continues, @UNRWA estimates that approximately 300,000 people were evacuated from Rafah last week. There is nowhere safe to go. […]

UN Palestinian aid agency says Israelis set fire to headquarters

The head of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) said on Thursday that Israelis twice set fire to the area surrounding the agency’s headquarters in East Jerusalem. UNRWA Secretary-General Philippe Lazzarini said both UNRWA and other UN agency personnel were present at the time of the incident. He said there were no casualties […]

Fmr Secret Service Agent Says Agency Whistleblowers Are ‘Raising The Alarms’ After Alleged Petition Circulates

Former Secret Service Agent Tim Miller stated Thursday on Fox News that agency whistleblowers are “raising alarms” after an alleged petition has circulated flagging concerns within the organization. Miller appeared on “Jesse Watters Primetime” to discuss the recent claims from Bloomberg News senior White House reporter Jessica Jacobs, who tweeted Thursday morning the alleged petition […]

Japan’s Fisheries Agency seeks to allow commercial catching of fin whales

Japan’s Fisheries Agency has proposed adding fin whales along with three smaller whale species to its commercial whaling program. The proposal comes five years after Japan resumed commercial whaling within its exclusive economic zone. Anti-whaling protests have declined since Japan moved to limited commercial whaling within its coasts. Japan’s Fisheries Agency on Thursday proposed a […]

Main Maternity Hospital In Rafah Stops Admitting Patients: UN Agency

Roughly half of Gaza’s 2.3 million people are packed into Rafah. (File) London: The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) announced on Wednesday that the main maternity hospital in Rafah, the populous southern city of Gaza, had stopped accepting patients. UNFPA told Reuters that before fighting escalated between Hamas and Israeli forces on the outskirts of […]