Sri Lankan death row inmates’ hunger strike enters 2nd day

Sri Lankan death row inmates' hunger strike enters 2nd day

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Around 175 death row inmates in Sri Lanka continued their hunger strike for a second day Saturday, demanding their sentences be commuted to life in prison after the country’s president pardoned a former lawmaker who had been condemned for an election-related killing. Prison spokesman Chandana Ekanayake said top officials from … Read more

J.J. Watt has humorous reaction to seeing college football look-alike

J.J. Watt has humorous reaction to seeing college football look-alike

J.J. Watt has discovered his doppelganger. And the Cardinals defensive end had a hilarious response after finding his look-alike. Said person is Matt Betz, a defensive lineman at West Liberty (W. Va.) University. Per the Random College Athletes Twitter account — an excellent follow — Betz played for the Hilltoppers from 2008-13, which briefly coincided with … Read more

Palantir’s Abundant Free Cash Flow Will Float PLTR Stock Higher

Palantir’s Abundant Free Cash Flow Will Float PLTR Stock Higher

Palantir (NYSE:PLTR) reported stellar earnings on May 11 for the first quarter, showing massive revenue and free-cash-flow growth. I predicted that Palantir, the software company for the intelligence community, would turn free-cash-flow positive late last year. Now it has come true. The company’s FCF will continue to spike higher with revenue growth. And that will … Read more

Trump bashes ‘woke generals’

Trump bashes 'woke generals'

Former President Donald Trump criticized “woke generals” during his Ohio rally, an apparent swipe at Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Mark Milley. The former president slammed “woke generals” during his Saturday rally in Wellington, Ohio, held to support Max Miller, a Trump-endorsed candidate. Miller is running a primary challenge to incumbent Rep. Anthony Gonzalez, … Read more

Rays rookie Franco slumping, Harper plunked

Rays rookie Franco slumping, Harper plunked

A look at what’s happening around the majors on Sunday: IT’S NOT EASY Wander Franco got off to a smashing start this week, hitting a home run and double in his major league debut for Tampa Bay. Since then, the 20-year-old rookie infielder has struggled. Franco is hitless in 16 at-bats since his first game, … Read more

Person slashed at NYC playground

Person slashed at NYC playground

A knife-wielding man slashed an individual at a park in Hell’s Kitchen Saturday afternoon and then fled, cops said. Police said the ugly episode occurred at 1:40 p.m. when the unhinged suspect “slashed another park occupant” at McCaffrey Playground near Times Square. The suspect — described as about 40-to-50-years old, wearing a gray shirt and … Read more

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Gervonta Davis vs. Mario Barrios live updates, results, highlights

Gervonta Davis vs. Mario Barrios live updates, results, highlights

One of the fastest-rising young stars in boxing will make his return Saturday. Gervonta “Tank” Davis is moving up a weight class to challenge WBA (Regular) 140-pound champion Mario Barrios on Showtime PPV at State Farm Arena in Atlanta. Davis (24-0, 23 KOs) is a prolific knockout artist who is coming off a highlight-reel finish of former … Read more