Yoshihide Suga elected Japan’s new PM, replacing Abe

TOKYO — Japan’s Parliament elected Yoshihide Suga as prime minister Wednesday, replacing long-serving leader Shinzo Abe with his right-hand man. Suga, keeping his straight face, bowed deeply several times when the results were announced first in the lower house, the more powerful of the two parliamentary chambers where he has a seat, as his fellow ruling […]

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Wolves officially join with Carolina Hurricanes

The Wolves have officially become the AHL affiliate of the Carolina Hurricanes, replacing the Charlotte Checkers. | Courtesy of the AHL After months of speculation, the expected agreement was announced Thursday to make the Wolves the Hurricanes’ AHL affiliate. The Wolves and Carolina Hurricanes have made it official. Finally. After months of speculation, the expected […]

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Marie Osmond: 5 Things To Know About The Singer Leaving ‘The Talk’ After 1 Season

Marie Osmond is leaving CBS ‘The Talk,’ just a year after replacing OG host Sara Gilbert during the show’s 10th season premiere. The singer will be spending more time with her family, she said in a statement. It’s a wrap! Marie Osmond, 59, is departing hit daytime show The Talk just one season after replacing original host Sara […]

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Chris D’Elia replaced by Tig Notaro in ‘Army of the Dead’ after sex harassment allegations

Comedian Tig Notaro is replacing Chris D’Elia in Zack Snyder’s zombie movie “Army of the Dead,” Variety has confirmed. News of the recasting comes following allegations that D’Elia sexually harassed underage girls. Multiple women, some as young as 16, accused D’Elia of misconduct, including sending them inappropriate and explicit messages online. In wake of the allegations, […]

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Blackhawks prepared to face either Oilers goaltender, Mike Smith or Mikko Koskinen, in Game 2

Mikko Koskinen played well after replacing Mike Smith in the Oilers’ net Saturday. | AP Photos Smith allowed five goals in Game 1 whereas Koskinen conceded just one, but Oilers coach Dave Tippett will keep his Game 2 starter secret until the last moment again. Oilers coach Dave Tippett kept his starting goaltender for Game […]

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Trump replaces campaign manager Brad Parscale, as polls show Biden ahead

President Trump is replacing campaign manager Brad Parscale with veteran GOP operative Bill Stepien, as more and more polls show rival Joe Biden opening up a significant early lead in the race for the White House. The move announced Wednesday night came days after an article in The Washington Post portrayed Parscale as self-promoting and […]

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Woj breaks down how the NBA plans to replace players that can’t play | SportsCenter

Adrian Wojnarowski joins SportsCenter to discuss how the NBA will handle replacing players if they become injured or ill from the coronavirus. Woj also weighs in on how NBA teams who will not be participating in the resumption of the 2019-20 season will be preparing during the offseason. #SportsCenter #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ […]

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Top UCLA aide Josh Rebholz is not a finalist for the athletic director position

Dan Guerrero’s chief lieutenant will not be replacing him as UCLA’s athletic director. Josh Rebholz, the senior associate athletic director who has revitalized the athletic department’s fundraising efforts and served as the point man on recent coaching hires, is not among the finalists for the job, according to two people close to the search who […]

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Republican super PAC rolling out six-figure effort to unseat Steve King in Iowa

A center-right super PAC is pouring just over $100,000 into replacing Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, with one of his opponents in June’s primary, Fox News has learned. The multi-pronged effort will involve microtargeting online, phone calls, and mail pieces. Starting on April 23, Defending Main Street’s campaign is intended to galvanize constituents and party leaders […]

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The challenges Mets may face in Noah Syndergaard-less world

Replacing Noah Syndergaard in the Mets’ rotation might not be as difficult as finding substitutes for his replacement. With Syndergaard scheduled to undergo Tommy John surgery Thursday that will keep him sidelined into 2021, the Mets are minus a high-octane pitcher for this season (provided it eventually starts) but hardly in a crisis, according to […]

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IMF names U.S. Treasury official to No. 2 job, replacing Lipton

© Reuters. IMF names U.S. Treasury official to No. 2 job, replacing Lipton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Thursday nominated U.S. Treasury official Geoffrey Okamoto as her top deputy, replacing longtime economist David Lipton in the key policy role. The appointment, which was backed by U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven […]

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Trump Fires Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney

In a classic Friday night news dump, President Trump announced that he is replacing the acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney with Republican North Carolina Rep. Mark Meadows. Mulvaney held the position for 14 months and will now serve as the U.S. special envoy for Northern Ireland. Meadows, who announced in December that […]

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Rangers’ best options for filling gaping Chris Kreider hole

There is no replacing Chris Kreider. That’s a reality the Rangers intimately understand in the wake of their power-forward fracturing his left foot while blocking a shot in Friday night’s 5-2 loss at Philadelphia. It is a distinct possibility Kreider could miss the final 18 games of the regular season — with his seven-year, $45.5 […]

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Kemba Walker exclusive interview: Wearing No. 8 for Kobe, replacing Kyrie in Boston | The Jump

Kemba Walker sits down for an interview with Rachel Nichols about replacing Kyrie Irving in his first season with the Boston Celtics, potentially making a deep playoff run for the first time in his career and his decision to continue wearing No. 8 to honor Kobe Bryant. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN […]

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