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  • Babe Ruth’s Jersey Sold At Auction For A Record-Breaking $5.6 Million

    (CNN) — It’s been more than a century since Babe Ruth started his baseball career, but the Bambino is still breaking records. A Babe Ruth New York Yankees jersey from 1928-1930 fetched $5.64 million at auction Saturday, making it the most expensive piece of sports memorabilia ever sold, according to the auction house. The previous record was a 1920 Babe Ruth jersey that went for $4.4 million. The record-breaking jersey was part of a collection of artifacts related to “The […]

  • This WWII Pilot Was Missing For Almost 75 Years. On Saturday His Remains Were Finally Returned Home

    (CNN) — Seventy-five years after a World War II pilot’s plane went down in the Mediterranean, his remains have finally been returned home to Ohio for burial. Army Air Forces 2nd Lt. James R. Lord went missing on August 10, 1944, after his plane crashed into the sea near Corsica. Lord was only 20 at the time and was engaging enemy gunfire in the Savona region of northwest Italy, according to a military news release. Lord was presumed dead and his […]

  • Over 246,000 Pounds of Breakfast Wraps Recalled Because They May Contain Small Rocks

    (CNN) — A Texas company is recalling more than 246,000 pounds of frozen breakfast wraps sold nationwide over fears the bacon may be contaminated with extraneous materials, especially small rocks. The El Monterey frozen breakfast wraps also contain egg, potato and cheese, and were produced in January by Ruiz Foods Products in Denison, Texas, the US Department of Agriculture said in a statement. “The company received a report of a potential injury associated with the consumption of this product,” the USDA […]

  • Company Recalling Some Ragu Pasta Sauces Because They May Contain Plastic Bits

    (CNN) — The owner of Ragú is recalling some of its jars of pasta sauce over the possibility that they may contain plastic fragments, the company said. Mizkan America said Saturday it has no reports of injuries or complaints, and was launching the recall voluntarily “out of an abundance of caution.” The affected products are: 45-ounce chunky tomato, garlic & onion, with a June 6, 2020, best-by date 66-ounce chunky tomato, garlic & onion, with a June 5, 2020, best-by date […]

  • 5 Ways to Spend Father’s Day and Give Back at the Same Time

    (CNN) — It comes every year on the third Sunday of June. Father’s Day can be a struggle to find the right gift or activity to celebrate dad. There are the usual neckties and socks or breakfast in bed. But for a bigger impact, volunteering with your dad or donating in his name could be just the thing. Giving a meal Before (or after) your family goes out to eat on Father’s Day, you could help provide meals to those […]

  • Baby Delivered Safely After Mother Blacks Out, Crashes Vehicle

    Utah (Daily Herald) — Doctors at the University of Utah safely delivered a baby boy after his mother blacked out while driving and crashed into a stone wall in an Eagle Mountain neighborhood. Both Rachel Hughes, 24, and her newborn son, Beckham, are recovering after Hughes lost consciousness as she drove near Inverness Road and Airey Drive in Eagle Mountain around 10:15 a.m. Thursday. Her SUV missed a curve in the road, sped across a lawn at approximately 35 mph […]

  • Notre Dame Cathedral To Celebrate First Mass Since Fire

    PARIS – A small Mass will be celebrated at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris Saturday evening — the first since a fire destroyed the structure’s spire, parts of the roof and vault in April. Access to the event will be extremely limited due to safety concerns, with just 20 to 30 people expected to attend, the Archdiocese of Paris said. As of June 12, the Notre Dame Foundation had received donations of 15.7 million euros ($17.7 million), and donors have pledged an […]

  • United Airlines Flight Blows Out Tires During Landing At Newark Liberty International Airport

    (CNN) — A United Airlines flight blew out some its tires and skidded on a runway Saturday at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, leading to delays while the plane was towed away, the Federal Aviation Administration said. No injuries were reported when United Flight 627 — which originated in Denver — landed at 1 p.m. on Runway 22 Left, according to the FAA. None of the 166 passengers on board were taken to hospitals and those with minor […]

  • St. Louis Blues Parade And Rally Celebrates Team’s ‘Worst To First’ Season After Winning The Stanley Cup

    (CNN) — St. Louis was a loud, cheering sea of blue Saturday as the city celebrated the St. Louis Blues first Stanley Cup win in its 52-year history. Thousands of diehard Blues fans flooded downtown to celebrate, with many wearing the team’s jerseys or other blue clothing and waving the team’s banner, as a parade made its way from Market Street to the famed Gateway Arch. The Blues beat the Boston Bruins 4-1 in the final Stanley Cup game Wednesday night, ending the longest […]

  • People In Portland Sewers: Group Coming Up From Manhole Caught On Camera

    Portland (KPTV) — A security camera outside a northwest Portland business caught three people climbing out of a sewer Thursday night. It happened right outside of Chown Hardware on Northwest Front Ave. It all started when Kris Lake, door shop manager, saw a shoe outside their shop and wanted to know where it came from, so he checked the surveillance video. “It was insane,” Lake said. What he saw was the manhole cover start to move and then pop up, […]

  • 11-Year-Old North Carolina Boy Thwarts Home Intruders With Machete

    (CNN) — An 11-year-old Little League star thwarted a North Carolina home invasion when he came out swinging a machete, striking one intruder in the head, the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said. The boy was home alone Friday morning in Mebane when intruders arrived, according to the sheriff’s office, CNN affiliate WRAL reported. While a woman knocked on the front door of his home, a man was breaking in through a window, the sheriff’s office said. The boy told authorities another […]

  • Long Lines Reported At Target Amid Widespread Register Outages

    (CNN) — Target on Saturday acknowledged a “systems issue” affecting stores, as shoppers took to social media to complain that cash registers weren’t working. In a tweet from one of its official accounts, Target said that it’s “aware of a systems issue in store and are working as quickly as possible to get this fixed.” Social media users reported cash registers were not functioning properly at dozens of stores across the country and posted images of long lines. “This is […]

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