Watch every time Maya Rudolph played Kamala Harris on ‘SNL’

We’re likely going to see more Maya Rudolph on “Saturday Night Live.” Joe Biden has picked Kamala Harris to be his running mate, the presidential candidate tweeted Tuesday, prompting an immediate reaction from former “Saturday Night Live” cast member Rudolph. “Oh s–t. Ruh-roh,” Rudolph, 48, told Entertainment Weekly of Biden’s pick. Rudolph earned a reputation […]

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Have the Dodgers played to their capabilities? Not yet, says manager Dave Roberts

Asked during a video call Saturday if his team had yet played a truly complete game, Dodgers manager Dave Roberts paused to think. On one hand, his club is 11-5 (its best 16-start since 2012) and according to Baseball Reference has a 99.6% chance of making the postseason. Its pitching staff has MLB’s second-best ERA […]

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Dustin Johnson, Surrounded by Young Challengers, Leads the P.G.A. Championship

In the crowd-free quiet of the P.G.A. Championship on Saturday, Collin Morikawa could hear two kayakers on the lake below the 16th hole of TPC Harding Park trying to identify golfers on the cliff above them. Eventually, the pair came up with the name of the player walking with Morikawa — Adam Scott, the former […]

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Simon Cowell breaks his back while riding his new electric bicycle

MALIBU — Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while testing his new electric bicycle at his home in California. Cowell was expected to have surgery Saturday evening, according to a spokesperson for the entertainment mogul. Cowell fell off the bike while in the courtyard with his family at his house in Malibu. He was taken […]

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Brazil surpasses 100,000 coronavirus deaths, shows no sign of curbing outbreak

Brazil’s coronavirus death toll surpassed 100,000 Saturday night, marking a grim milestone as the outbreak shows no signs of easing five months after the first reported case in the country. With an average of more than 1,000 daily deaths since late May, the nation of 210 million has the second-highest death toll in the world behind […]

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A surprise hero strikes: Five takeaways from the Clippers’ win over the Trail Blazers

More than 90 minutes before tipoff Saturday, the game operations staff began rehearsing for what was a designated home game for Portland. They turned the video boards ringing the court red with a Trail Blazers graphics package. They announced the starters. The dry run also included a test of prerecorded audio that rang through the […]

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Riot declared as dumpster fires burn in Portland, Oregon

Protesters were back on the streets of Portland, Oregon, Saturday night as violent demonstrations have continued in the city that had hoped for calm after federal agents withdrew more than a week ago and local police try to quell the unrest. A crowd of several hundred people formed late Saturday outside the Portland Police Association […]

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Former USC linebacker Cameron Smith needs open heart surgery, will miss NFL season

Former USC linebacker Cameron Smith announced Saturday that he has an enlarged heart that will require open heart surgery and force him to miss the 2020 season with the Minnesota Vikings. “Earlier this week I found out I need open heart surgery to fix a bicuspid aortic valve that I was born with,” Smith wrote […]

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What’s in President Trump’s four coronavirus relief executive orders?

President Trump Saturday signed four executive orders to provide Americans financial relief from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Here’s a look at what they would do: $400 weekly federal unemployment aid Trump’s order calls for $400-per-week in supplemental unemployment aid. Unemployed people were getting $600-a-week extra until the federal program expired at the end of July. Trump’s action […]

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Sidestepping Congress, Trump Signs Executive Measures for Pandemic Relief

President Trump took executive action on Saturday to circumvent Congress and try to extend an array of federal pandemic relief, resorting to a legally dubious set of edicts whose impact was unclear, as negotiations over an economic recovery package appeared on the brink of collapse. It was not clear what authority Mr. Trump had to […]

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Dodgers lineup vs. San Francisco Giants: Corey Seager is out with back discomfort

As expected, Corey Seager will miss the Dodgers’ game Saturday night against the San Francisco Giants with back discomfort that forced him to exit Friday’s game early. The shortstop did receive clean results on a scan of his back taken Friday night and remains day to day, according to manager Dave Roberts. “Last night even, […]

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Angels lineup vs. Texas Rangers: Patrick Sandoval takes the mound, Jo Adell returns

Angels prospect Jo Adell returned to the lineup Saturday for the second game of the series against the Texas Rangers. He missed the previous two games nursing a sore right quad after making his debut earlier this week. Taylor Ward also returned to the batting order after spending the majority of the last seven games […]

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While coronavirus cases remain high in LA County, hospitalizations continue to decline

Los Angeles County’s daily coronavirus numbers continued to head in divergent directions on Saturday, Aug. 8. While deaths and cases remained unnervingly high — at 51 and 2,645, respectively — hospitalizations again dropped significantly, with 1,610 confirmed COVID-19 patients. Of these patients, 31% are being treated in intensive-are units, county public health officials said in […]

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Lebanese protesters storm government buildings as prime minister vows early elections

Protesters in Lebanon stormed government ministries as violence gripped Beirut Saturday night. Protesters also trashed and set fire to the offices of the Association of Lebanese Banks as shots rang out in increasingly violent demonstrations following this week’s explosions that killed at least 160 and injured nearly 6,000 others. TV footage showed protesters storming the energy and […]

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Trump to sign coronavirus relief executive orders Saturday to help unemployed Americans, renters

President Trump will sign executives orders Saturday aimed at delivering relief to Americans struggling with the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic, Fox News has learned. Trump is expected to announce the presidential action during a 3:30 p.m news conference at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster, N.J., before heading to the Hamptons for fundraising events. Trump blamed Democrats […]

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Biden quips to Fox News he decided on VP, campaign says it’s a joke

Presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden quipped to Fox News on Saturday that he has picked a running mate, before following it up with a joke when asked who the choice was. TJ Ducklo, the Biden campaign’s national press secretary, later tweeted that the exchange was “clearly a joke.” BIDEN CONFIDANTS REPORTEDLY SEE VP LIST NARROWED DOWN TO […]

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Mid-American Conference cancels fall football season due to coronavirus

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first league competing at college football’s highest level to cancel its fall season because of COVID-19 concerns. A person with knowledge of the decision told the Associated Press the university presidents voted to not play in the fall and consider a spring season. The person spoke to AP […]

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Kawhi Leonard will not play for Clippers vs. Trail Blazers

Clippers star Kawhi Leonard will not play in his team’s game Saturday against the Portland Trail Blazers, according to a person with knowledge of the situation but not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. Leonard has not played on consecutive days this season, his first with the Clippers, because of injury management and left […]

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Should the Packers sign Antonio Brown to help Aaron Rodgers? | Get Up

Louis Riddick, Jeff Saturday and Jeff Darlington join Mike Greenberg on Get Up to discuss whether the Green Bay Packers should sign Antonio Brown, adding him alongside Davante Adams to help Aaron Rodgers. The Packers declined to pick a wide receiver in the 2020 NFL Draft, selecting QB Jordan Love in the first round instead. […]

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At least 8 soldiers dead in blast outside Somali army base

A car bomb exploded at the gates of a military base in Somalia’s capital Saturday, killing at least eight soldiers and wounding 14 others, with the toll expected to rise, police said. The al-Qaeda-linked al-Shabab extremist group quickly claimed responsibility via its radio arm, Andalus. The group often targets military sites in Mogadishu and controls […]

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Column One: They’re Olympic gold medalists. But this U.S. team was forged in tragedy

When Adam Krikorian wakes up Saturday, it will be just another day — the first on a well-earned vacation to visit family in Northern California. If everything had gone right, Krikorian likely would have spent the day in Japan, coaching the U.S. women’s water polo team to a third consecutive Olympic title. The U.S. was […]

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Is Derek Carr the right franchise QB for the Raiders? | First Take

Max Kellerman and Jeff Saturday weigh in on whether Raiders QB Derek Carr is the right quarterback for Las Vegas. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️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: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN […]

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Jeff Saturday’s advice for Derek Carr on feeling ‘tired of being disrespected’ | Get Up

Jeff Saturday offers "unsolicited advice" to Las Vegas Raiders QB Derek Carr, who said he did not consider opting out of the 2020 NFL season because he is "tired of being disrespected." #GetUp #NFL ✔️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 […]

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Reacting to Aaron Rodgers’ comments about his future with the Packers | Get Up

Tim Hasselbeck, Jeff Saturday and Kimberley Martin react to QB Aaron Rodgers addressing his future with the Green Bay Packers. #GetUp #NFL ✔️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: http://es.pn/YouTubeTV ESPN […]

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Would Antonio Brown perform better with the Seahawks or Ravens? | First Take

Stephen A. Smith, Max Kellerman and Jeff Saturday debate whether Antonio Brown would be a better fit with the Seattle Seahawks or Baltimore Ravens. #FirstTake #NFL ✔️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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