Chicago outdoors: Tiger swallowtail, Buehrle and deer/duck hunting, cicada flags, milkweed and monarchs

A tiger swallowtail feeding on orange butterfly weed. | Ed Marshall Remembering Mark Buehrle and his perfect game in a duck and deer hunting context, a tiger swallowtail butterfly, cicada flags, and thoughts on milkweed and monarch butterflies are among the notes around Chicago outdoors. Notes come from all around Chicago outdoors. FIELD NOTES WILD […]

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Mark Wahlberg Writes Sweet Dedication To His ‘Everything’ Rhea Durham On 11th Wedding Anniversary

Mark Wahlberg is just as in love with Rhea Durham as the day they tied the knot in 2009, and he penned a sweet message in celebration of their anniversary. Mark Wahlberg has paid tribute to his stunning wife Rhea Durham on their wedding anniversary. The actor penned a sweet message when he took to […]

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Mark Jackson on LeBron vs. Kawhi & reacts to the Knicks hiring Tom Thibodeau | First Take

Mark Jackson joins First Take to discuss if he has more faith in Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James or LA Clippers SF Kawhi Leonard to deliver this season, weighs in on Stephen A. Smith’s list detailing the top 5 players under the most pressure and reacts to the New York Knicks announcing Tom Thibodeau […]

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US plan to pull troops from Germany sparks criticism from lawmakers in both parties

Congressional lawmakers have pushed back against the announcement by Secretary of Defense Mark Esper Wednesday that the U.S. will be removing 12,000 U.S. troops from longtime ally Germany. In a move encouraged by President Trump, who has repeatedly said that the NATO member is “delinquent” in their defense bills, Esper said it was time to “reposition” American forces in […]

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NCCA President Mark Emmert suggests delaying the start of fall sports | Get Up

Heather Dinich, Paul Finebaum and Tim Hasselbeck react to NCAA President Mark Emmert’s comments about the impact of the Miami Marlins’ outbreak on college football. The crew also weighs in on how student-athletes view playing football after 26 NFL players have opted out of the 2020 season and discuss how not playing sports in the […]

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Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook has made Instagram, WhatsApp better

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will defend his company’s ownership of Instagram and WhatsApp to congressional lawmakers Wednesday amid calls to break up the powerful platforms. In prepared testimony to the House Judiciary Committee’s antitrust panel, Zuckerberg says Facebook has used its infrastructure to improve Instagram and WhatsApp in ways that benefitted users. “These benefits came […]

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Mark Zuckerberg to tell House panel he supports making sure ‘the playing field is level for all’ in antitrust hearing

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said he believes in the idea of healthy competition and making sure “the playing field is level for all,” in a prepared statement he plans to give before federal lawmakers on Wednesday. “Our story would not have been possible without U.S. laws that encourage competition and innovation,” he said in a […]

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Matt Ryan on his time at Boston College and the 2020 NFL season | ESPN

Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan joins Mark Packer and Wes Durham on Packer and Durham to share how his time at Boston College helped him transition to the NFL and the importance of adapting on a day-to-day basis during the offseason. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on […]

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Zuckerberg on Why Facebook Should Get to Operate like a Monopoly: Because China

Mark Zuckerberg will hop on perhaps the most scrutinized conference call of his life on Wednesday to testify, via video, before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust. The committee for more than a year been investigating potentially monopolistic practices by tech giants, and the Facebook CEO — who will testify alongside Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, […]

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Meadows says Trump administration ‘hopeful’ it can release coronavirus treatment news ‘in the coming days’

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows said on Sunday that he is “hopeful” that the Trump administration will be able to release new information about therapies to treat the novel coronavirus “in the coming days.” Meadows added that the White House has been “working around the clock” to make sure therapeutics and a vaccine […]

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Border chief ‘not worried’ amid federal probes into agents’ conduct in Portland

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner Mark Morgan told Fox News that he wasn’t worried about the federal government investigating actions taken by his agents, whom he said acted appropriately while dealing with crowds in Portland, Oregon. His comments came just after the Justice Department announced an investigation in conjunction with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to […]

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Mark Teixeira previews Opening Day of the 2020 MLB season | Get Up

Mark Teixeira previews Opening Day of the 2020 MLB season and reacts to Mookie Betts’ 12-year, $365 million contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers. #GetUp #MLB ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on […]

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Powerful quake jolts Alaska towns, produces small tsunami

By MARK THIESSEN ANCHORAGE, Alaska  — A powerful earthquake located off Alaska’s southern coast jolted some coastal communities late Tuesday, and some residents briefly scrambled for higher ground over fears of a tsunami. There were no immediate reports of damage in the sparsely populated area of the state, and tsunami warning was canceled after the […]

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Defense Secretary Esper has ‘concern’ about federal agents wearing military camo uniforms, spokesman says

Defense Secretary Mark Esper has expressed “concern” within the Trump administration about federal agents dressing up in military uniforms while handling protests and riots in places like Portland, Ore., chief Pentagon spokesman Jonathan Hoffman said Tuesday. “We want a system where people can tell the difference,” he told reporters. Amid the roughly six straight weeks of […]

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Boy who would be king: 6-year-old reels in really big Chinook to earn Fish of the Week

Charlie Nega gets some help from his dad Mark holding a really big Chinook. | Provided Charlie Nega, 6, reeled in a really big Chinook to earn Fish of the Week. Charlie Nega, 6, reeled in a 20.68-pound Chinook Friday fishing out of North Point Marina to earn Fish of the Week honors. “He reeled […]

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Mark Teixeira’s MLB storylines: Rays a threat to the Yankees & Mookie Betts’ Dodgers debut | Get Up

Mark Teixeira joins Get Up to discuss the 60-game MLB regular season, Mookie Betts playing for the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Washington Nationals’ chances to repeat as World Series champions and why the Tampa Rays pose a threat to the New York Yankees in the AL East. #GetUp #MLB ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get […]

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Meadows, Mnuchin head to Capitol Hill to huddle with lawmakers on the next coronavirus bill

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin travel to Capitol Hill Tuesday to meet with Senate Republicans over lunch and then huddle with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on the next coronavirus bill. Fox News is told the Senate lunch meeting is to get Republicans […]

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Mark Cuban vs. Ted Cruz on ‘national anthem police’ and more: How it all unfolded

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban initially had a one-word response to a conservative radio host who suggested he’d have nothing to do with the team if any players took a knee during the national anthem. “Bye,” Cuban tweeted. But that was hardly the end of the matter. U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) became involved and […]

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Mark Zuckerberg’s sunscreen while surfing in Hawaii spawns wave of memes

The Zuck’s been zinc-ed. Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg was spotted zipping around Hawaii’s blue waters on a $12,000 eFoil remote-controlled surfboard Sunday wearing a thick face mask of white sunscreen. The billionaire donned a blue hoodie to ride the waves with surfing pro Kai Lenny and a cadre of security guards in tow. The Facebook […]

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Meadows signals imminent indictments in Durham probe: ‘It’s time for people to go to jail’

White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows said Sunday that it’s “time for people to go to jail” as part of U.S. Attorney John Durham’s probe into FBI misconduct — prompting ex-Trump aide George Papadopoulos to sound a celebratory note on Twitter. Meadows, during his Sunday interview with Fox News’ “Sunday Morning Futures,” also previewed the […]

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Inside Trump’s Failure: The Rush to Abandon Leadership Role on the Virus

WASHINGTON — Each morning at 8 as the coronavirus crisis was raging in April, Mark Meadows, the White House chief of staff, convened a small group of aides to steer the administration through what had become a public health, economic and political disaster. Seated around Mr. Meadows’s conference table and on a couch in his […]

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Paul Finebaum calls for NCAA president Mark Emmert to be fired | Get Up

Paul Finebaum sounds off on NCAA president Mark Emmert’s handling of NCAA’s response to the coronavirus pandemic and calls for his firing. #NCAA #GetUp ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN ✔️ Watch ESPN on YouTube TV: […]

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RS Reports: Progressive City, Brutal Police

Forty-eight hours later, the only mark of the “riot” at the Portland Police union headquarters is a small hole in one of the gold-tinted windows, plugged with putty. The police killing of George Floyd on the streets of Minneapolis on May 25th unleashed a torrent of anger against police departments across the nation. But in […]

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Would you take 3,449,990,800% return on investment? Welcome to the NFL owners club

Green Bay Packers president and CEO Mark Murphy. (Jonathan Daniel / Getty Images) Chairman/CEO: Green Bay Packers, Inc., Mark Murphy Advertisement Net worth: Not available Purchase price: $100 (1921) Current franchise valuation: $2.85 billion Value appreciation: $2,849,999,900 Annualized appreciation: 18.9% How they made their fortune: Not applicable Fast facts: Officially, the Packers are owned by […]

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