Aaron Judge home run record: New York Yankees slugger hits 61st home run to tie Roger Maris’ 61-year-old record

CNN — New York Yankees slugger Aaron Judge hit his 61st home run on Wednesday, tying Roger Maris’ single-season American League home run record Sunday, set in 1961. The New York Yankees slugger crushed a record-tying home run in the 7th inning against Toronto Blue Jays’ Tim Mayza, sending it over the wall at the … Read more

First on CNN: European security officials spot Russian Navy ships near Nord Stream pipeline explosions

CNN — European security officials were seen on Monday and Tuesday guarding Russian Navy ships in the Nord Stream pipeline over possible leaks caused by underwater explosions, two Western intelligence officials and another source familiar with the matter said. It’s unclear whether the boats had anything to do with those explosions, these sources and others … Read more

Philadelphia officials have released surveillance video and are offering a $40,000 reward for the suspects killed in a shooting behind a high school.

CNN — Philadelphia police are asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects in a high school shooting that left a 14-year-old dead and four other teenagers injured Tuesday, officials said. Five teenagers were returning to the Roxborough High School locker room after a football game Tuesday afternoon when a group of suspects ambushed them … Read more

On January 6 he was sentenced to more than 4 years for attacking the officer who founded his militia

Washington CNN — A Capitol rioter who formed his own militia, raised funds and worked to recruit others to join him was sentenced Wednesday to 52 months in prison for assaulting a police officer during the attack, January 6, 2021 in Washington, DC. Before handing down his sentence, U.S. District Judge Randolph Moss said Lucas … Read more

DHS approves Jones Act waiver to guarantee diesel for Puerto Rico after Hurricane Fiona

CNN — Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Wednesday approved a federal waiver that opens up the possibility of sending extra diesel to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Fiona’s devastation last week. The announcement of the passage of the waiver of the Jones Act came as the Biden administration came under increasing pressure to allow a … Read more

Residents of Florida face devastation when Ian hits Florida

CNN — On Wednesday afternoon in Naples, Florida, Lauren Barlow found water starting to seep through the front door of her home and begin to rise through the first floor. “Cars are floating down our street,” Barlow, who was sheltering on the top floor of the house, told CNN. “Our garage was completely flooded, frying … Read more

Donald Trump doesn’t like firing people

CNN — Donald Trump’s place in the public consciousness – that is, before 2016 – revolved around two words: “They have made you guilty”. That phrase was what Trump said at the end of each episode of “The Apprentice,” which laid the groundwork for his reality show — though we didn’t know it at the … Read more