After twisters touch down in Texas on Tuesday, cleanup begins
Two tornadoes tore through the Dallas-Forth Worth area on Tuesday afternoon, leaving a trail of destruction in its path and residents in a state of fear. The tornadoes destroyed houses and took down power lines, which left a significant amount of the area without power. NYtimes.com reports that the region, where about six million people live, was notified of possible tornadoes in the afternoon.
If Syracuse wants to make it all the way to New Orleans for the Final Four, then they'll have to get by these teams
On Sunday, 68 teams were fortunate to make the esteemed NCAA tournament. As expected, the Orange was awarded a No. 1 seed in the East region.
Let’s take a look at who SU could potentially matchup against in the East and how much of a threat they are to end the Orange’s magical season.
16 Seed - UNC Asheville
The Scoop - A 16 seed has never beaten a 1 and this game won’t change that. UNC Asheville has good guards and gave the UNC Tar Heels a run for their money in the first half, but Syracuse is just too talented.
Led by Derek Holland, the Rangers even the series 2-2 versus the Cardinals
After a historic offense performance in game three, the Cardinals got shut-out by the young lefty Derek Holland in game four. The pitcher tossed eight and one third scoreless innings striking out seven and allowing just two hits to the potent St. Louis line-up in his team's 4-0 victory.
Thirteen adults, five minors charged in the sexual assault of Texas girl.
The adults charged in the sexual assault of an 11-year-old could face 25 years to life in prison, according to CNN. The assault happened last year in Cleveland, Texas, about 50 miles northeast on Houston.
The 18 people charged are between 14 and 27 years old. Four of them were in the Cleveland independent school district and were charged with aggravated sexual assault of a child under 14.
The Yankees contact the agent for pitcher Cliff Lee as soon as the free-agent negotiating period begins.
As soon as the Yankees’ season ended, General Manager Brian Cashman made it clear that New York’s priority would be pitching the offseason, according to ESPN. Keeping their word, on the first day of the free agency period, the Yankees contacted former Rangers’ pitcher Cliff Lee.
A new advertising slogan “Don’t Mess With California” has been created in response to the involvement of Texas oil companies funding Proposition 23. If passed, the proposition would undo a 2006 law that limited greenhouse gas emissions, but much of the funding for its passage has come from outside the state.
The Golden State has taken a stand against Texas oil. “Don’t Mess With California” is the new message from groups against Proposition 23, which, if passed, would undo a 2006 law that set a limit on greenhouse gas emissions, according to The New York Times. The slogan stems from a Texas anti-littering campaign that touted the phrase ‘...