- Bow before Valkyrie, NASA’s ‘superhero robot’ entry in DARPA challenge
- 10-year-old Pennsylvania boy suspended for pretend bow-and-arrow shooting
- Tea partiers turn on Capitol Hill budget deal
- Budget deal to get quick vote in the House
- Comma on!: Twitter erupts over Obama-Castro ‘marriage’
- Sebelius calls for review of Obamacare rollout woes
- American dream dying, but many see free market as solution: Poll
- Air Force base in South Carolina boots Nativity scene
- Israel poised for a $173M boost from the U.S. for missile defense
- Leon Panetta named as source of ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ scriptwriter’s information
NEWSMAKERS Who’s making news this week
He’ll probably repeat on Thursday’s local list, but if the Nationals’ No. 1 pick lives up to the hype, he’ll be worth it.
Just when you thought he had gone away for good, he gets a sneaky surgery and a new set of Vikings deadlines.
His French Open win cements his status as one of the all-time greats, even if he didn’t have to beat Nadal.
He has been dominant in the NBA Finals, following his 40 in Game 1 with 29 more in Game 2.
For the second time this year, he won the last event he’ll play before a major; the U.S. Open is next week.
TWT FIVE WORST No. 1 PICKS in MLB HISTORY
1. Matt Bush, 2004, San Diego Padres - The poster boy for not making a pick based on signability.
2. Danny Goodwin, 1971 and 1975 - Double bad because he didn’t sign once and then didn’t perform the second time.
3. Brian Bullington, 2002, Pittsburgh Pirates - Still kicking around, still looking for his first major league win.
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