China Rushes Relief after Earthquake kills at least 192 People
China

China Rushes Relief after Earthquake kills at least 192 People

Death toll from the earthquake Saturday, April 20, in Lushan County, Sichuan Province has risen to 192, with 23 missing and more than 11,000 injured, authorities said. A 7.0-magnitude earthquake that struck the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan has sent nearly 8,200 to local hospitals and created a dire dearth of drinking water, Chinese state-run … Continue reading

World Series a Possibility for Cubs with Renovation to Wrigley Field
Sports

World Series a Possibility for Cubs with Renovation to Wrigley Field

The Chicago Cubs and the city have settled on details of a $500 million renovation for Wrigley Field, incorporating an electronic video screen that is nearly three times as large as the one currently atop the centerfield bleachers of the 99-year-old ballpark. Mayor Rahm Emanuel hailed what the two sides called a “framework” agreement in … Continue reading