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Kershaw on World Series loss: ‘Maybe one of these days I won’t fail’

Replay Video SETTINGS OFF HD HQ SD LO Clayton Kershaw is arguably the greatest pitcher on the planet, but after losing Game 7 of the World Series to the Houston Astros on Wednesday, the Los Angeles Dodgers ace feels like a failure. “Maybe one of these days I won’t fail, we won’t fail, and we’ll win one of these things,” Kershaw explained to reporters, including Josh Peter of USA Today. “… There’s only one team that can succeed. There’s only one team that wins the last game, so that’s tough. “I think once the dust settles and we go home, we can realize that we had a pretty amazing season and we finished in second place, which nobody cares about or remembers.” The Dodgers won more regular-season games than any other team while securing a fifth consecutive divisi...

Correa won a World Series title and then proposed to his girlfriend

Porzingis is delivering as No. 1 guy for Knicks With Melo traded to OKC, the Knicks put the weight of the franchise squarely on Kristaps Porzingis’ shoulders Everybody was expecting the Latvian big man to produce an All-Star season So far, he’s delivering Through the first six games of the season, he’s averaging 29.3 ppg and 8.3 rpg For context: Melo never had a 28+7 season in his career Porzingis has five 30-plus point performances already this year Prior to this season, he had topped 30 points only three times Porzingis clearly has green light to shoot as he has 27.2 shots per assist dished His assist ratio has dropped from 7.4 percent to 2.9 percent too No wonder his usage rate is now a league-high 35.8 percent Of course, it’s early in the season It wouldn’...

Significant others of sports stars

< PREVIOUS SLIDE SLIDE 1 of 77 NEXT SLIDE > Justin Verlander and Kate Upton Justin Verlander of the Astros celebrates with fiancee Kate Upton after the Astros defeated the Dodgers 5-1 in Game Seven to win the World Series on Nov. 1 in Los Angeles. © Ezra Shaw/Getty Images

Jimmy Kimmel, Channing Tatum pull Halloween prank on their kids

Replay Video SETTINGS OFF HD HQ SD LO Guest host Channing Tatum didn’t have as much luck with his 4-year-old daughter, Everly. The moment he told her the news, she turned away from him and ran to her mom, Jenna Dewan Tatum, burying her face in her legs. Tatum couldn’t keep the gag going for long, quickly telling Everly it was all a joke and showing her the candy. “That’s not funny,” the upset little girl said. Tatum later added, “You’re right, that was not funny. I’m so sorry, baby.”

House Republicans release tax bill seeking to simplify code, lower corporate rate

Republicans in the House of Representatives released an ambitious and long-awaited tax reform bill Thursday that seeks to simplify the tax code and reduce corporate rates, the latest step as the party works towards passing a major item on its agenda. The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act reduces the number of tax brackets from seven to five, maintaining the top marginal rate at 39.6 percent, while almost doubling the standard deduction, the amount which can be removed from one’s income prior to taxes. Under the bill, the country’s corporate tax rate would be permanently reduced from 35 percent to 20 percent. The bill was originally scheduled to be released Wednesday before it was pushed back a day as Republicans fine-tuned the text. GOP members of the Ways and Means Committee, the group pr...

The McRib returns to McDonald’s, and people are freaking out

It’s baaack.  (McDonalds) Whether you love it, hate it, can’t stand it, or can’t get enough of it, one polarizing McDonald’s sandwich is sashaying its way back onto select menus. On Nov. 2, the fast food giant confirmed the return of the McRib sandwich in a press release, stating that it will be available for a limited time only at participating U.S. restaurants. BURGER KING EMPLOYEE CAUGHT ON CAMERA STEALING CUSTOMER’S FRENCH FRIES, COUGHING ON HANDS The news doesn’t come as a complete surprise — local McDonald’s franchises in markets around the country have already teased the return of the beloved barbeque item: McDonald’s SoCal tweeted on Monday that the famed McRib will return on Nov. 2, as did McDonald’s Hawaii, which will begin serving it up on Nov. 7. “...

Suspect arrested in deadly Walmart shooting

The man wanted for a deadly shooting at a Walmart in Colorado on Wednesday night has been arrested after an hours-long manhunt, police said. The suspect, identified as 47-year-old Scott Ostrem, was taken into custody this morning, according to the Thornton Police Department. He was considered “armed and dangerous” while on the run, police said. Two men and one woman were killed in what police described as a “random” shooting. The suspect was wearing a black jacket, maroon shirt and jeans when he nonchalantly walked in the front door of the Walmart in the Denver suburb of Thornton and opened fire with a handgun, randomly targeting people in the front of the store near the registers. Ostrem then exited the store, got into a red Mitsubishi Mirage and fled the scene, po...

Colorado Walmart shooting suspect taken into custody, police say

The “nonchalant” gunman who killed three inside a Denver-area Walmart Wednesday evening, sparking mass panic and an all-night manhunt, was nabbed during a raid on an apartment building just eight miles from the scene, police said.  Scott Ostrem, 47, was taken into custody without incident after police stopped his red Mitsubishi Mirage at an intersection less than 10 miles away from the Walmart he had attacked, FOX31 Denver reported. Scott Ostrem, 47, was arrested Thursday and police were asking the public to contact them with any additional information on the suspect.  (Thornton Police Department ) Later Thursday, the coroner’s office identified the three victims killed as: Pamela Marques, 52, of Adams County, Carlos Moreno, 66, of Thornton and Victor Vasquez, 26, of Denver. Au...

NYC truck-attack suspect ‘requested to display’ ISIS flag in hospital room

The man accused of ramming a truck into people on a New York City bike path Tuesday wanted the black-and-white flag of ISIS displayed in his hospital room after allegedly revealing to authorities he had planned to strike more people on a bridge had he not crashed into a school bus, according to a federal criminal complaint. The suspect, identified as Sayfullo Saipov, 29, was allegedly “inspired” to commit the attack after watching ISIS videos on his cellphone and he “wanted to kill as many people as he could,” according to the complaint filed Wednesday by prosecutors in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. “During the interview with law enforcement, Saipov requested to display ISIS’s flag in his hospital room and stated that he felt good ab...

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Former FBI Director James Comey’s book title revealed: ‘A Higher Loyalty’

The title of former FBI Director James Comey‘s tell-all book has been revealed: “A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies, and Leadership.” “In his forthcoming book, former FBI director James Comey shares his never-before-told experiences from some of the highest-stakes situations of his career in the past two decades of American government, exploring what good, ethical leadership looks like, and how it drives sound decisions,” according to the book’s description on Amazon. It will be available on May 1, 2018. The book will contain unheard anecdotes from his long and distinguished career, from “prosecuting the mafia and Martha Stewart to helping change Bush administration policies on torture and electronic surveillance to overseeing the Hillary Clinton e-mail inves...