Roundup: Phillies’ Streak Reaches Five as They Outlast the Indians

May 1st, 2016

Roundup: Phillies’ Streak Reaches Five as They Outlast the Indians

Freddy Galvis homered and hit a go-ahead single in the seventh inning Saturday night to lead the host Philadelphia Phillies to their fifth straight win, 4-3, over the Cleveland Indians.

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Kenya Burns Elephant Ivory Worth $105 Million to Defy Poachers

May 1st, 2016

Kenya Burns Elephant Ivory Worth 5 Million to Defy Poachers

It was the most ivory ever destroyed at one time, representing 6,000 to 7,000 dead elephants.

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Corrections: May 1, 2016

May 1st, 2016

Corrections: May 1, 2016

Corrections appearing in print on Sunday, May 1, 2016.

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Yankees’ Run Production Still Missing, Along With Explanations

May 1st, 2016

Yankees’ Run Production Still Missing, Along With Explanations

The pitching has not been perfect, as Saturday’s 8-0 defeat at the hands of the surging Red Sox would indicate. But the offense has been the real culprit.

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Rouhani Backers Gain Iran Parliamentary Seats, but Not Majority

May 1st, 2016

Rouhani Backers Gain Iran Parliamentary Seats, but Not Majority

Supporters of President Hassan Rouhani won more seats in parliamentary runoffs, but failing to gain a majority limits their ability for significant reforms.

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Sublime Start Propels Spurs Past Thunder

May 1st, 2016

Sublime Start Propels Spurs Past Thunder

LaMarcus Aldridge had 38 points, and the San Antonio Spurs dismantled the Oklahoma City Thunder, 124-92, on Saturday night, never trailing in Game 1 of the second-round series.

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Obama Needles Clinton and G.O.P. Field at Correspondents’ Dinner

May 1st, 2016

Obama Needles Clinton and G.O.P. Field at Correspondents’ Dinner

The president turned repeatedly to Republicans’ nominating contest for comedic fodder at the annual press corps event.

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Charlotte Johnson, Christopher Jones

May 1st, 2016

Charlotte Johnson, Christopher Jones

The bride is a descendant of Mayflower passengers, and the groom of Daniel Webster.

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White House Correspondents’ Dinner: Larry Wilmore’s 10 best lines

May 1st, 2016

White House Correspondents’ Dinner: Larry Wilmore’s 10 best lines



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Red Sox Ride Hot Bats to Hand Yankees 4th Straight Loss, 8-0

May 1st, 2016

Red Sox Ride Hot Bats to Hand Yankees 4th Straight Loss, 8-0

Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mookie Betts had three RBIs apiece, David Ortiz homered again and the Boston Red Sox blanked the struggling New York Yankees 8-0 on Saturday night.

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