HHS Secretary Alex Azar’s security agent tests positive for coronavirus: report

A member of Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar’s security team tested positive for the coronavirus this week, according to a report. Azar, who has regular contact with President Trump and was with him in North Carolina on Thursday — for the president’s announcement of his health care plan — was tested following the revelation, Politico reported, […]

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Azar blasts ObamaCare as ‘not affordable health care’ as Supreme Court battle over 2010 law looms

ObamaCare “is not affordable health care,” Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar told “Special Report” Thursday after President Trump signed a series of executive orders aimed at protecting Americans with preexisting conditions while the administration seeks to overturn the 2010 Affordable Care Act at the Supreme Court. “Let’s be clear about the status quo,” Azar […]

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Why the Kings are lending some of their top prospects to European clubs

Alex Turcotte’s first day as a professional was the Kings’ last of a pandemic-shortened season. The No. 5 pick in the 2019 draft, Turcotte turned pro after a lone college season at Wisconsin and signed his entry level contract March 11. Less than 24 hours later, he arrived at the Kings’ El Segundo practice facility […]

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Why Alex Caruso is an indispensable part of the Lakers’ title-chasing machine

Alex Caruso sat inside an auxiliary room, an enclosed rectangle dubbed “the penalty box” by some NBA staffers. He had an ice pack on each knee, and as he looked at his phone he jokingly moped about missing the first bus back to the Lakers’ hotel. Later Sunday night across the hall in a practice […]

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Alex Caruso on his chemistry with LeBron on the court | 2020 NBA Playoffs

Alex Caruso sits down with the media to discuss how the Los Angeles Lakers plan on defending the Denver Nuggets moving forward in the series and weighs in on the chemistry he has with LeBron James on the court. #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: […]

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A president who doesn’t know the difference between a truth and a lie cannot be shamed

President Donald Trump | Alex Brandon/AP Photos Trump always worries people will think he’s soft, this big galoot. So Bob Woodward went out and found the “named source” Trumpists were clamoring for: Boss Trump himself. Following a bitter dispute over an anonymously sourced article in The Atlantic that quoted their hero calling American war dead […]

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White Sox will be ‘nerve-racking’ opponent in postseason, Yasmani Grandal says

White Sox pitcher Alex McRae, right, and catcher Yasmani Grandal (24) celebrate following a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020. The Chicago White Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 8-2. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner) | AP Photos The White Sox won’t bring a ton […]

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Jennifer Lopez Cozies Up To Her & A-Rod’s Daughters & Fans Rave That She Looks Like Their ‘Big Sister’

Jennifer Lopez, her daughter Emme, and Alex Rodriguez’s daughters, Natasha and Ella, looked like they were sisters in a new pic posted by A-Rod on Instagram! Check out what fans were saying about the sweet snap! Is Jennifer Lopez aging in reverse?! That’s what fans seem to think after seeing a new snap of the pop […]

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Vanessa Bryant slams L.A. County sheriff for challenging LeBron James to match reward

Vanessa Bryant is unhappy with comments made by Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva in the aftermath of the shooting of two sheriff’s deputies Saturday in Compton. During a radio interview Monday, Villanueva challenged Lakers star LeBron James to double a $175,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the assailant. James has yet […]

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Stocks bounce back on Wall Street as tech bloodletting halts

By Stan Choe and Alex Veiga | The Associated Press Wall Street is snapping back on Wednesday from its recent tumble, as the bloodletting for big technology stocks comes to at least a temporary halt. Apple, Amazon, Zoom Video Communications and other tech companies that suddenly lost their momentum late last week on worries their […]

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Azar responds to Biden and Harris, promises coronavirus vaccine will meet ‘very high safety’ standards

Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar insisted Tuesday that any coronavirus vaccine would meet “very high safety and efficacy standards” after former Vice President Joe Biden and Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., cast doubt on the approval process over the weekend. “I want to be really clear to your viewers,” Azar told “The Daily Briefing” host Dana Perino. “The president, […]

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Alex Wood wants to be a starter but is not frustrated Dodgers moved him to the bullpen

Alex Wood’s second appearance of the 2020 season was a scoreless eighth inning on Sept.1. That’s not how he envisioned it. Wood rejoined Dodgers on a one-year contract in January for a few reasons. To win a championship after helping the club reach the World Series in 2017 and 2018. He adored the organization and […]

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Alex Rodriguez fuming over ‘fixed’ sale of Mets to Steve Cohen, sources say

Alex Rodriguez is fuming over losing the Mets to billionaire Steve Cohen and griping that the process was rigged, multiple sources tell The Post. Sources close to the former Yankees slugger say they lost the Queens team on Friday, Aug. 28 after the Mets’ banker — Steve Greenberg of Allen & Co. — reached out […]

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Azar says it’s ‘irresponsible’ to suggest politics at play in coronavirus vaccine race

Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar said it’s “irresponsible” to suggest politics are at play in the race to approve a coronavirus vaccine. During an appearance Thursday on CBS, anchor Tony Dokoupil said that “people are worried politics is leading” after the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued a letter to governors to […]

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TikTok influencers fear taking ‘big hit’ amid Trump app ban

Enlarge Image TikTok influencers (back L-R) Claire Hesser, Alex King, Hailey “Ona” Orona, Brandon Westenberg, Marcus Olin, Stephanie “BeastEater” Margarucci, (front L-R) Jack Riyn, Camb Buchanan and Jesse Underhill pose at Hanging With TikTok’s “Kids Next Door” in Los Angeles, May 19, 2020. Getty Images In a luxury mansion in the Hollywood Hills, young TikTok […]

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Chris Archer, A-Rod, Jackie Bradley Jr, and Adam Jones on race in baseball | Breaking Barriers

Clinton Yates is joined by Alex Rodriguez, Adam Jones, Chris Archer, and Jackie Bradley Jr. to discuss racial equality and inclusion in baseball. Also, Bob Kendrick and Del Matthews join to participate in a panel discussion talking about the impact the Negro Leagues have had on professional baseball in America. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ […]

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Blackhawks’ Alex DeBrincat puzzled by scoring drop, looking for answers entering offseason

Alex DeBrincat saw his production drop from 41 goals in 2018-19 to 18 in the 2019-20 regular season. | AP Photo/Paul Vernon With DeBrincat’s expensive new contract kicking in next season, the Hawks need their 22-year-old star to start scoring again somehow. Alex DeBrincat deserves credit for one thing: All season long, he was constantly […]

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AOC wades into another primary fight, again goes against Pelosi in Massachusetts

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s PAC endorsed young challenger Alex Morse in his competitive Democratic primary against longtime incumbent Rep. Richard Neal, the powerful chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee. The backing is the latest example of Ocasio-Cortez’s efforts to oust sitting Democratic members of Congress in favor of more progressive challengers and once again puts […]

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Jean Trebek: 5 Things To Know About ‘Jeopardy’ Host Alex Trebek’s Loving Wife

As Alex Trebek continues to beat the odds while fighting stage IV pancreatic cancer, he has Jean Trebek, his wife of thirty years, by his side every step of the way. Here’s what you need to know about Alex’s better half. Tell any Jeopardy fans this – “She’s been the devoted wife of Alex Trebek […]

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Secretaries of state for Michigan, California to defend mail-in voting at Dem convention

Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson and California Secretary of State Alex Padilla will speak on the final day of the Democratic National Convention to reassure voters about the safety of mail-in voting as debate rages about the Postal Service, the recent actions of Trump-appointed Postmaster General Louis DeJoy and whether universal mail-in voting plans in […]

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Astros Coach Alex Cintron Suspended 20 Games for Role in Fight

Major League Baseball suspended the Houston Astros hitting coach Alex Cintron for a third of the season on Tuesday for his role in a benches-clearing altercation with the Oakland Athletics. Cintron was suspended for 20 games for inciting and escalating the incident on Sunday in Oakland. A’s outfielder Ramon Laureano, who had exchanged words with […]

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Astros hitting coach faces 20-game suspension for his role in incident with Oakland

Houston Astros hitting coach Alex Cintron faces a 20-game suspension and a fine for his role in a benches-clearing brawl at Oakland, a person with direct knowledge of the punishment said Tuesday. In addition, Athletics outfielder Ramon Laureano will receive a six-game suspension and a fine, the person said, speaking on condition of anonymity because […]

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In Taiwan visit, Azar accuses China of ‘hobbling’ coronavirus response

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar accused China of “hobbling” the world’s coronavirus response during a visit to Taiwan that has already incensed Chinese leaders. “I believe it is no exaggeration to say that if this virus had emerged in a place like Taiwan or the United States, it might have been snuffed out […]

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NHL roundup: Golden Knights beat Avalanche for West’s top seed

Alex Tuch scored 4:44 into overtime, Jonathan Marchessault had two goals, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Colorado Avalanche 4-3 on Saturday to earn the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference. The Golden Knights will face Chicago in the first round of the playoffs. The second-seeded Avalanche will take on Arizona. “We came […]

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