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Ranking MLB’s Worst 2019 Contract Busts After 2 Months
0 of 6 Kelvin Kuo/Associated Press Ace left-hander Dallas Keuchel and All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel are unemployed as of this writing. Improbably, we're still talking about the players who haven't signed as much as those who have. Still, the 2018-19 MLB offseason featured its share of sizable contracts. Some have not worked out, to put it…
China’s biggest chipmaker has applied for ‘voluntary delisting’ from the New York Stock Exchange amid the trade war and Trump’s crackdown on Chinese tech
The largest chipmaker in China has applied for a "voluntary delisting" from the New York Stock Exchange as President Donald Trump's administration increases its crackdown on Chinese tech. Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation (SMIC) said in a Friday statement that it will file a form to delist with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on…
Trump opens state visit to Japan with jab at trade imbalance
US President Donald Trump urged Japanese business leaders on Saturday to increase their investment in the United States while he chided Japan for having a "substantial edge" on trade that negotiators were trying to even out in a bilateral deal. Trump arrived in Japan on Saturday for a largely ceremonial state visit meant to showcase…
Judge blocks $1 billion in funding for President Trump’s border wall
A California federal judge has blocked the Trump administration from using $1 billion diverted from military accounts, including pay and pension funds, to begin border wall construction. The judge did not rule on the legality of the administration’s diversion of another $3.6 billion from military construction funds -- budgeted as part of a national emergency…
Jerrion Ealy’s Big Choice
Everyone wants to know whether Jerrion Ealy prefers baseball or football. The quick answer is no. "If God would have blessed me with seven more inches, we wouldn't be having this conversation," Ealy said by phone one evening this spring. "I'd probably be committed to Duke University to play basketball." Alas, Ealy stands 5'10" tall,…