08 August 2022


Melendez posts 6-RBI game as Royals smash Red Sox 13-5 (4)
By AVERY OSEN, Associated Press August 7, 2022 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - MJ Melendez hit a three-run home run in the fifth inning and had a career-high six RBIs to help the Kansas City Royals beat the Boston Red Sox 13-5 on Sunday. The rookie Melendez blasted it an estimated 406-feet to right field which bounced into the fountains to give the Royals a 5-0 lead. Melendez is putting together quite the campaign after being called up on
Nigeria's Communications Minister emerges First African Fellow of CIISec (2)
Na'ankwat Dariem, Abuja Last updated Aug 8, 2022 The Nigerian Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Professor Isa Pantami has been bestowed with CIISec Fellowship award. The honour was bestowed on the Minister after rigorous interviews and evaluations. With the award, Professor Pantami becomes the first and the only African fellow admitted into CIISec, among 89 other fellows. Read Also: Communication Ministry Kicks Against 5% Telecoms Tax
Average gas price in Minnesota falls below $4 a gallon (1)
By WCCO Staff August 7, 2022 / 8:37 AM / CBS Minnesota MINNEAPOLIS -- There's good news at the gas pump. The average price of a gallon of regular unleaded in Minnesota is now below $4. It's $3.99 a gallon as of Sunday morning.
Here's what we know about the Boston man killed by lightning in Wyoming (1)
John "Jack" Murphy was a 22-year-old outdoorsman who was killed while on a backpacking trip. By Susannah Sudborough August 7, 2022 Friends and family of 22-year-old John "Jack" Murphy, a Boston native who was killed by a lightning strike in Wyoming on Tuesday, have shown an outpouring of grief as they share his life story in the wake of his death. An accomplished outdoorsman, Murphy died in the Bridger-Teton National
NFL's Demaryius Thomas died from seizure disorder: autopsy (2)
By Joseph Wilkinson New York Daily NewsAug 07, 2022 at 8:22 pm Former NFL wide receiver Demaryius Thomas died from "complications of seizure disorder," according to an autopsy released Friday. Thomas' death in December 2021 at age 33 stunned NFL fans who watched the longtime Denver Broncos receiver for 10 years in the league.
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