UCLA students batter Bibi piñata to chants of ‘beat that f—g Jew!’

Pro-Palestinian students at UCLA were caught on video slamming a piñata with a portrait of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on it, shouting, “Down with those damn Jews!” On Wednesday, large crowds of students gathered around the statue to express their anger over Israel’s retaliatory attacks in Gaza, after Hamas attacked the Jewish state on […]

Hurricane Otis weakens to Category 4 storm while flash floods batter southern Mexico

Hurricane Otis slammed into Mexico’s South Pacific coast early Wednesday as a devastating Category 5 hurricane, bringing dangerous winds and heavy rain to Acapulco and surrounding towns, a reminder of the 1997 storm that killed dozens of people. stirred up. The hurricane, now a Category 4 storm, was expected to continue weakening rapidly in the […]

Debt ceiling default would batter housing market: Zillow

If the government defaults on its debt, it could push the country into recession. (iStock) The housing market could face severe repercussions if Congress and the Biden administration fail to raise the debt ceiling and avoid a government default, according to the Times. Forecast by Zillow. Zillow said home sales could fall by up to […]

Knicks batter Trail Blazers to finish road trip at 2-2

PORTLAND, Oregon — Splitting four games to the West should be enough for the Knicks, especially considering star point guard Jalen Brunson only played two-quarters of the trip. After dropping the first two games, Tom Thibodeau’s team recovered to a 2-2 record in the past six days, going 123-107 against the Lakers on Sunday and […]

Yankees’ Greg Weissert’s sinker sends batter falling to ground

TAMPA — Greg Weissart’s sweep slider can bend a hitter’s knee, but it was his sinker that fell while the hitter was swinging on Wednesday. The Yankees bullpen prospect threw a 95 mph sinker to Cardinals outfielder Moises Gomez. When the pitch hit the right-hander, Gomez went through it and fell in one fell swoop. […]