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'It's an honor.' Red Sox retire David Ortiz's No. 34

'It's an honor.' Red Sox retire David Ortiz's No. 34

Because I remember, when they were little guys, little kids. Ortiz was well deserving of the honor, having made 10 All-Star games and winning three World Series championships as a member of the Red Sox . 34 mowed into the outfield grass. "It was somebody that was very special to my career even if it was early in my career". "The Red Sox argument was that time had been called by the home plate umpire before he balked".



Ted Cruz Could Be About To Derail 'Blood Money' Obamacare Repeal

In a tweet, the former secretary of state wrote , "Forget death panels". Mr McConnell said Democrats chose not to help frame the bill . In the same tweet, Clinton linked to a story by the Center for American Progress , an independent nonpartisan policy institute.


Attack on Grand Mosque

Attack on Grand Mosque

Five people, including a woman, were arrested in security operations in Mecca , the Saudi-owned Al-Arabiya news website said, citing interior-ministry security spokesman Mansour al-Turki. The Qatari foreign ministry expressed "solidarity with the brotherly kingdom of Saudi Arabia ". Saudi Arabian police foiled on Friday a "terrorist action" against Islam's holiest site, where millions of faithful from around the world have gathered, the state Al-Ekhbaria news channel said.


Senator Cantwell's plan to stop Republican health care bill

Senator Cantwell's plan to stop Republican health care bill

The subsidies help reduce deductibles and copayments for people with modest incomes. I think they saw that when the Democrats tried to write a big health care bill just with Democrats it didn't end up being a good policy. I have no idea what's going to happen. Nevada Senator Dean Heller announced he will not vote for the American Health Care Act as it is now written, making him the fifth GOP senator to say they won't vote for the bill since it was released Thursday morning.


Amazon buys United States supermarket chain Whole Foods for $13.4bn

Amazon buys United States supermarket chain Whole Foods for $13.4bn

When Amazon .com Inc. completes its acquisition of Whole Foods Market Inc ., Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos will try to keep the grocer's reputation for premium fresh foods while cutting prices to shed its "Whole Paycheck" image. It has four "365 by Whole Foods Market " stores that are cheaper to build and operate than a traditional location and offer lower-priced items aimed at younger shoppers.


76ers make Fultz top pick in NBA draft

76ers make Fultz top pick in NBA draft

It was fun watching the confetti rain down as Sixers fans at an outdoor draft party cheered raucously as Fultz's name was announced by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver as the No. He averaged 15.6 points and 7.2 rebounds while shooting 49.2 percent from the field and 42.3 from 3-point range in his lone season at Arizona. The Lakers sent Russell and Russian center Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for center Brook Lopez and the rights to forward Kyle Kuzma, the 27th pick in the draft, ...