Another Saturday night and another rumor from Canada involving the Pittsburgh Penguins, this time courtesy of Pensburgh reader Elliotte Friedman. Friedman noted that Ottawa GM Pierre Dorion had a “tense” meeting Friday with the Senators following a 4-1 loss to St. Louis on Thursday. Ottawa would lose Saturday as well and currently has a 15-20-9 record, putting them 15th in the Eastern Conference and with just 39 points they’re well outside of the playoff picture now. A specific player often mentioned in Senators trade rumors is 25-year old center Jean-Gabriel Pageau. “One of the teams that is looking hard at Pageau is Pittsburgh,” Friedman said. “And I would think that would make a lot of sense
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George Stephanopoulos coolly backs Sarah Huckabee Sanders into a corner over Trump's hand in the shutdown
Good Morning America's George Stephanopoulos was a man of relatively few words during his interview with White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Monday morning, but what he did say raised serious questions about President Trump's own potential hand in the ongoing government shutdown. Sanders began the interview by using Stephanopoulos' opening question to blast Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) for the shutdown. "I know sometimes members like Sen. Schumer need a little help and guidance getting through big policy negotiations like that," she told Stephanopoulos, "but the president's laid out what he wants and if they need help understanding it, we'd be happy to send
Todd McShay ESPN Senior Writer Close ESPN College Football and NFL Draft Analyst Joined ESPN in 2006 Played quarterback in high school and was a backup QB for the University of Richmond. Follow on Twitter The deadline for underclassmen to declare has come and gone, and we'll get a look at some of the top talent at this week's Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama, which means it's a good time to reset the prospect picture. Here are my updated top 32 prospects for the 2018 NFL draft right now, plus my top 10 prospects at each position. Note: Underclassmen marked with asterisks. Grade: 95 | Previous rank: 2 Barkley was the best running back in the nation this season, racking up over 1,200 yards on 5.9
Jeff Sessions Pushed FBI Director to Clear Out Top Bureau Staff Amid Trump-Russia Investigation: Report
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has long been pressuring the FBI Director to make a "fresh start" and clear out the bureau's top staff-including deputy director Andrew McCabe-amid the backdrop of an intensifying investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and possible collusion with the Trump campaign, according to a new report. For several months, Sessions has been prodding FBI Director Christopher Wray to clean house, according to Axios. Sessions has singled out two officials for the chopping block: McCabe, who previously oversaw the agency’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private server, and a top bureau lawyer, James Baker.
Aziz Ansari notably did not attend the 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards, but his presence was definitely felt Sunday night during the announcement of the nominees for Best Actor in a Comedy Series.
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Mylee Billingham, eight, died after being stabbed at a house in Walsall on Saturday night.
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PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) - Just a few years ago, she was reportedly executed by a North Korean firing squad. Now, Pyongyang's top pop diva is a senior ruling party official and a surprise headliner in the run-up to the South Korean Winter Olympics.