The Daily Digit is the story behind the numbers that make our world turn. Today we’re looking at America’s favorite pastime: baseball. It’s been 71 years since Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier, but African-American participation in the MLB has sharply declined since its peak in the early ’80s. However, this year we’re seeing more African-American players take to the field, due in part to programs that encourage urban youth to join the game.
Chris Christie's niece bit and kicked deputies trying to escort her off a Spirit Airlines flight after she asked passengers who she thought were Latino if they were 'smuggling cocaine,' report says
Shannon Epstein reportedly yelled that the deputies who arrested her would get in trouble because of her uncle's connection to former President Donald Trump.
Incoming House Democratic leader Hakeem Jeffries says there's 'a real risk' that the new GOP majority in the chamber will be 'hijacked by the extremists'
"They have not articulated a vision for addressing the economic concerns of the American people," Jeffries said of House Republicans to CNN.
- Touchdown Wire
It felt cruel to watch Jeff Saturday leave Matt Ryan in against the Cowboys
- The Tuscaloosa News
Here's what Alabama football coach Nick Saban about his team missing the College Football Playoff and possible opt-outs for what will be Sugar Bowl.
Trump "says a lot of things," noted Ohio Rep. David Joyce, who insisted he "can't be chasing every one of these crazy statements."
Christopher Christensen, the principal of Newland Elementary School in Huntington Beach, died Saturday.
- Miami Herald
The gun, sold in the U.S., is the “most dangerous” for whoever uses it, the lawsuit states.
- The Hill
Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) on Sunday condemned former President Trump as “an enemy of the Constitution” after he called for terminating the document over unfounded claims of mass electoral fraud in the 2020 presidential election. “Donald Trump believes we should terminate ‘all rules, regulations and articles, even those found in the Constitution’ to overturn the…
- Sacramento Bee
“I heard her screaming and crying and I thought she fell down and I saw the coyote was there.”
- Rolling Stone
“Attacking the Constitution… should be universally condemned,” White House Deputy Secretary says, alongside the rest of the sane world
- Yahoo Sports
"I'm coming, and when I get here, it's gonna be changed."
North Korea has reportedly executed three teenagers for distributing and watching K-dramas from...
- Nets Wire
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving reacts to Sunday's loss to the Boston Celtics
"Chris, please come to my wedding."View Entire Post ›
- The Daily Beast
GettyRussia’s ill-conceived invasion of Ukraine has so far failed to yield the goals set out by Russian President Vladimir Putin, and his top propagandists are struggling to hide their growing sense of panic.On Monday, head of RT Margarita Simonyan appeared on The Evening With Vladimir Solovyov and admitted that the Kremlin’s collaborationist elite has concerns about the possibility of being tried for war crimes. After disingenuously claiming that neither the Russian leadership nor her fellow pr
- Kansas City Star
How close was Chiefs’ George Karlaftis to a game-changing play? He says he could literally feel it.
- Rolling Stone
The candidate claimed Obama did not "tell the whole story" when poking fun at his saying "I want to be a werewolf"
White supremacist Nick Fuentes slams 'divorced woman girlboss' Marjorie Taylor Greene as the far-right figures turn on each other, videos show
White nationalist Nick Fuentes described Marjorie Taylor Greene as "weak" and attention-seeking after she denounced his virulently antisemitic views.
UPDATE: A message from Pele indicates he is staying “calm and positive” in the wake of reports he’s in the end-stages of life. Pete said watching Brazil at the World Cup and messages of support have given him “energy.” His hospital issued a statement saying he is “stable” and still getting treatment, but did not […]
- Buckeyes Wire
Do the Bucks make it according to Herbie? #GoBucks