Nikki Haley resigns as United Nations ambassador
Trump said Haley first told him about six months ago that she would like to "take a little time off" at the end of this year. Haley's decision surprised several senior White House aides, Chief of Staff John Kelly and Vice President Mike Pence.
Last night, thanks to an all-around disaster, the Yankees were pushed to the brink of elimination by the Red Sox. Like I always say, I care about my arm and being healthy. As with the Yankees, Houston hosted the Red Sox for a four-game series at Minute Maid Park, and then visited Fenway Park for a three-game set.
The Yankees are going home.
Stanton then singled to put runners at the corners, and Gregorius grounded to Holt. Jason Varitek led off the eighth with a home run off Hernandez and Nomar Garciaparra followed with a double to force Torre to go to his bullpen, but four relievers combined to shut down Boston and give the Yankees the victory and the trip to the World Series. Boston acquired him from Tampa Bay in July and the hard-throwing righty compiled a 1.93 ERA in four starts against NY this season - three with the Red Sox. After all, NY hit by far the most home runs of any team in the regular season, and it scored five or more runs in an inning 16 times (per Baseball Reference).
Benintendi, already a Yankees nemesis, was on base four times and scored twice. The Red Sox plated two more runs in the third frame before a huge fourth inning.
Severino looked out of sorts in the outing, but his rushed pregame warmup likely had little to do with it. It certainly wouldn't be smart for Yankees starter C.C. Sabathia to plunk a guy on goal and risk getting ejected.
The Red Sox bullpen appeared to have little trust from their fanbase entering this series, but the relief crew threw 17 innings and allowed just seven runs. Steve Pearce played first and had an RBI single in the fourth. For the second straight night, Yankees rookie manager Aaron Boone hesitated to remove his starting pitcher early.
Holt went 4-for-6 and finished off his cycle with a two-run homer off Yankees backup catcher Austin Romine in the ninth.
In their long and storied histories as iconic franchises in Major League Baseball, the Yankees and Red Sox have squared off against each other 2,215 times. In Game 7, Ortiz crushed a two-run homer in the first inning off Kevin Brown, giving the Red Sox a 2-0 lead in a game they would never trail and eventually won 10-3.
" After 23 incredible years as a footballer, I have decided now is the right time to retire from playing ", read the post. The Chelsea legend played 717 times for his boyhood club, 78 times for his country and won countless trophies.
Dawn Sturgess , 44, died in June after being exposed to the same weapons-grade nerve agent after it was apparently discarded. Both suspects appeared on Russian state TV last month, proclaiming their innocence.
Trump tweeted that "The people of SC are embarrassed by Nikki Haley ". "They should be heard, and they should be dealt with". Haley, who is not personally wealthy, hinted in her resignation letter to Trump that she is headed to the private sector.
The new government of Prime Minister Imran Khan had promised millions of new jobs and the creation of an "Islamic welfare state". This story has been published from a wire agency feed without modifications to the text. "We have looked at all our options".
In a rare move, Indonesia's government has appealed for global help to cope with the tragedy unfolding on Sulawesi island. A local resident navigates the ruins of Petobo in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia.
The hurricane is expected to be the most powerful storm to strike the southern U.S. state's panhandle in at least a decade. The storm rotates due to the spin of the earth and energy from the warm ocean increases wind speeds as it builds.
Apple has released an update for iOS 12 which fixes several bugs experienced by iPhone Xs and Xs Max users, The Verge reports. To grab the latest updates, head to your devices settings menu, tap General , and then select Software Update .
After Thursdays meeting, both West and his famous wife Kim Kardashian West will have met with Trump to discuss prison reform. West grew up and recently said he planned to return, according to the person briefed in the meeting.
Even as most expatriates call the UAE their second home , not many have a healthy social network that can help unwind. He explained his point by referring to the suicides in Chitral mainly by teenage girls by jumping into the river.
Engineers were forced to suspend the telescopes' scientific activities over the weekend after one of its gyroscope's failed. The newly failed gyro is the last of that old design, and it lasted about six months longer than expected.
Could the Eagles trade for LeSean McCoy?
The season, and possibility the entire tenure with the Eagles , is now over for Ajayi, who is in the a year ago of his contract. Wendell Smallwood , Corey Clement , and Josh Adams will compete for increased carries in Ajayi's absence.
Unreported Google data exposure affects hundreds of thousands
Google is also following from its limiting of Gmail scans by limiting which applications - namely, down to email apps - can do so. Unfortunately, whether you've forgotten about it or not, if you have a Google + account, your data may have been put at risk.
North Korea wants Pope to visit, South to tell Vatican
Yi criticized Pompeo for the US government's actions towards Taiwan, claiming that Washington is interfering in Chinese affairs. China and the United States are at odds over trade and Beijing's militarization of islands it claims in the South China Sea.
Limo in NY crash that killed 20 failed inspection
The Board is investigating the crash, including whether the limo had any mechanical problems. "One of them had two children". Schumer added, "I commend the NTSB's immediate aid on scene and am very confident that we will have concrete answers soon".
Sky Sports pundit aims Man City barb at Reds’ title chances
They're playing an attractive brand of football and Eden Hazard has been the standout player in the Premier League thus far. But if it is an open game at Anfield, or any open game against Liverpool, you don't even have one percent of a chance.
Watch Google's Pixel 3 Event Live Stream Right Here
Lastly, we may also see the Pixel Buds 2, the improved version of truly wireless headsets, and an alternative of Apple AirPods. Although it's not been confirmed by Google it's nearly certain that two devices will be shown to the world during the keynote.
Rick Porcello ready to attack Yankees hitters in Game 4
NY and Boston split at Fenway Park and are tied 1-1 in the best-of-five AL Division Series going into Game 3 on Monday night. In the eighth, facing lefty Stephen Tarpley, he hit an RBI double, putting himself a homer shy of history.