Summary The breakout star of these playoffs is a former taxidermist who in the offseason answers his cell phone with a whispered hello so as not to startle the deer he named after the players he leads. As it should be, and the sixth inning has been the drama inning for the Royals throughout the postseason and much of the regular season.
Summary Fabulous! The Lone Star State is a haven for the small and quaint. The town is home to Booked Up , a rare bookstore owned and operated by Larry McMurtry, and the Royal Theater , featured in the book and film The Last Picture Show.
Summary Don Weiss, a doctor with the New York City Health department, spoke outside the bar and bowling venue "The Gutter", which was visited by Craig Spencer, a doctor who tested positive for Ebola. The worker arrived at Newark Liberty International Airport on Friday and didn't have symptoms at the time, according to the New Jersey Department of Health .
Summary SACRAMENTO, Calif. The owner of the home said officers used tear gas to drive the suspect from the basement. About a mile away, the suspect attempted to steal a car in a residential area, but shot the driver in the head when he refused to give up his keys, Jones said.
Summary President Barack Obama hugs Ebola survivor Nina Pham in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Washington. Pham, the first nurse diagnosed with Ebola after treating an infected man at a Dallas hospital is free of the virus.
Summary Scores of international companies are working on experimental doses. GlaxoSmithKline and the Public Health Agency of Canada are already conducting the first phase of clinical trials for two experimental vaccines, according to the WHO. The GSK vaccine is being tried on healthy volunteers in the UK and Mali ; the Canadian one is undergoing testing on healthy volunteers in the United States.
Summary LOS ANGELES -- The preseason is concluded. Damian Lillard scored 18 of his 21 points in the first half, and the bench held off a fourth-quarter rally as the Trail Blazers finished their exhibition schedule with a 99-89 victory Friday against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Summary Pham Ngoc Man, 34, former senior lieutenant; Nguyen Than Thao Thanh, 30, former junior lieutenant; Do Nhu Huy, 29, former lieutenant; and Nguyen Tan Quang, 39, former major, have been charged with "applying corporal punishment" pursuant to Article 298 of the Penal Code, the supreme prosecutor's office said.
Summary Bagpipes rang out from the crowd of around 1,000 people as two new ceremonial guards were reinstated to the post at Canada's national war memorial for the first time since Cpl. Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper watched as the soldiers took their spot before the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.