MLB spring training: 10 crucial position battles for contending teams, including Yankees, Mets and Dodgers

MLB spring training: 10 crucial position battles for contending teams, including Yankees, Mets and Dodgers

The 2021 Major League Baseball regular season is a little more than one month away. Teams around the league will use these next five weeks to evaluate their players and eventually finalize their roster. Spring training games don’t count, but they do matter. For many players, spring training is their best opportunity to win a […]

Alabama star WR Jaylen Waddle battles through ankle injury to contribute in CFP National Championship

Alabama star WR Jaylen Waddle battles through ankle injury to contribute in CFP National Championship

Getty Images Alabama’s Heisman Trophy winning receiver DeVonta Smith stole the show in Monday’s 2021 College Football Playoff National Championship, but the Crimson Tide also got a somewhat unexpected contribution from their other star receiver. Jaylen Waddle, who had not played since Oct. 24 because of an ankle injury, made his return against Ohio State […]

Under Biden, Justice Dept. Lawyers Seek a Shield From Partisan Battles

Under Biden, Justice Dept. Lawyers Seek a Shield From Partisan Battles

WASHINGTON — Since President Trump took office, the Justice Department has been under sustained attack as he questioned whether the lawyers and investigators who serve the country were loyalists who supported his personal agenda or traitors who should be rooted out and fired. But under President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr., the department’s former and current […]