Nani, National Aquarium’s Eldest Dolphin, Dies At 44

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The National Aquarium says its eldest Atlantic bottlenose dolphin, Nani, has died. The aquarium reports that Nani began behaving unusually on Monday, and although they provided care immediately, Nani passed away Monday evening. The cause of death for the 44-year-old dolphin is currently being investigated. Nani, who was born in the wild and came to the National Aquarium in ...

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Missing From Md., 4-Year-Old Boy May Be In Birmingham Area

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — The FBI says a 4-year-old boy who was reported missing in Maryland last October may have been spotted over the weekend in the Birmingham area. FBI spokesman Paul Daymond says in an emailed news release that Matthew Carrington may have been spotted in the area on Saturday. The release said the child is believed to be ...

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US Approves 3 Types Of Genetically Engineered Potatoes

KEITH RIDLER, Associated Press BOISE, Idaho (AP) – U.S. officials say three types of potatoes genetically engineered to resist the pathogen that caused the Irish potato famine are safe for the environment and safe to eat. The approval by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration late last week gives Idaho-based J.R. Simplot Company permission ...

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30 Players: Gary Sanchez Out For An Encore With Yankees

By Rich Arleo CBS Local Sports, in our 30 Players 30 Days spring training feature, profiles one young player from each Major League Baseball team leading up to opening day. 2016 season (Minors): 71 G, 284 AB, .282 BA, 10 HR, 50 RBI, 7 SB, .807 OPS 2016 season (Majors): 53 G, 201 AB, .299 BA, 20 HR, 42 RBI, ...

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30 Players: Gary Sanchez Out For An Encore With Yankees

By Rich Arleo CBS Local Sports, in our 30 Players 30 Days spring training feature, profiles one young player from each Major League Baseball team leading up to opening day. 2016 season (Minors): 71 G, 284 AB, .282 BA, 10 HR, 50 RBI, 7 SB, .807 OPS 2016 season (Majors): 53 G, 201 AB, .299 BA, 20 HR, 42 RBI, ...

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30 Players: Gary Sanchez Out For An Encore With Yankees

By Rich Arleo CBS Local Sports, in our 30 Players 30 Days spring training feature, profiles one young player from each Major League Baseball team leading up to opening day. 2016 season (Minors): 71 G, 284 AB, .282 BA, 10 HR, 50 RBI, 7 SB, .807 OPS 2016 season (Majors): 53 G, 201 AB, .299 BA, 20 HR, 42 RBI, ...

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30 Players: Gary Sanchez Out For An Encore With Yankees

By Rich Arleo CBS Local Sports, in our 30 Players 30 Days spring training feature, profiles one young player from each Major League Baseball team leading up to opening day. 2016 season (Minors): 71 G, 284 AB, .282 BA, 10 HR, 50 RBI, 7 SB, .807 OPS 2016 season (Majors): 53 G, 201 AB, .299 BA, 20 HR, 42 RBI, ...

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30 Players: Gary Sanchez Out For An Encore With Yankees

By Rich Arleo CBS Local Sports, in our 30 Players 30 Days spring training feature, profiles one young player from each Major League Baseball team leading up to opening day. 2016 season (Minors): 71 G, 284 AB, .282 BA, 10 HR, 50 RBI, 7 SB, .807 OPS 2016 season (Majors): 53 G, 201 AB, .299 BA, 20 HR, 42 RBI, ...

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Just Hangin’: Jared Sandler With Rangers IF/OF Ryan Rua

Follow The Fan: Facebook | Twitter Jared Sandler is getting you up close with some of the Rangers out in Surprise, Arizona. Today, Jared talked to Rangers infielder/outfielder Ryan Rua. (©2016 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

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Kennesaw Cops Arrest Mom Accused Of Leaving 2 Year Old Home Alone

COBB COUNTY, GA- A mother in Kennesaw was arrested after being accused of leaving her 2-year-old child home alone while taking her 4-year-old child to daycare allegedly under the influence. The incident report contained language that “appeared to be under the influence of an unknown substance” when she dropped her 4-year-old daughter off at a daycare on Feb. 17. Downer ...

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Flint Water Crisis Whistleblower To Attend Trump Speech To Congress

FLINT (WWJ/AP) – The Flint doctor who helped bring that city’s lead-tainted water crisis to light has been invited to attend President Donald Trump’s first speech to a joint session of Congress Tuesday night. Iraqi immigrant, Dr. Mona Hanna-Attisha, who is now an American citizen, is one of several people invited by Democrats who are trying to put a face on those ...

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What Position Should Manny Machado Really Play?

Should Manny Machado be at shortstop or third base? Rob and Ed discuss the topic of where Machado seems to fit in the best. Before he leaves for the World Baseball Classic, Manny Machado is making the most of his short time at Baltimore Orioles camp. Machado will play shortstop for the Dominican Republic in next month’s WBC. Long-time listener Robbie from ...

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Break The 40-Yard Dash Record, (Sell Your Soul), Win An Island

By: Will [email protected]_kid So if any player at the NFL combine breaks Chris Johnson’s 40-yard dash record of 4.24 seconds, he’ll be awarded an island. Pretty cool, huh? Now here’s the fine print. The whole thing is being staged by Adidas, so eligible contestants must be wearing Adidas cleats. That’s not much of a stipulation, of course, and the cleats ...

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St. Cloud Man Jailed After Allegedly Threatening Hatchet Attack

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 51-year-old St. Cloud man was jailed Monday after he allegedly threatened to kill someone in a parking lot with a hatchet. The St. Cloud Police Department says officers arrested Daniel Volkers after a man reported that Volkers approached him on the 1500 block of 16th Avenue Southeast, threatened his life and tried to get into his ...

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Dru Hill Royalty Lawsuit Dismissed Due To Prejudice

Music publishers have been cleared in a royalties lawsuit filed by the members of R&B group Dru Hill after a New York federal judge on Friday dismissed with prejudice the claims against them, reports Billboard. Mark Andrews, James Green and Larry Anthony Jr. — a.k.a. Sisqo, Woody and Jazz, respectively — first sued Sony/ATV and EMI in 2015. According to ...

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Dwight Howard Was Ejected For Hanging On The Rim [VIDEO]

KYLE HIGHTOWER, AP Sports Writer BOSTON (AP) — Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer knew that stopping the Boston Celtics hinged on making things hard for Isaiah Thomas. They did, and it helped end their longest losing streak in two months. Dennis Schroder had 21 points and the Hawks snapped a three-game skid with a chippy 114-98 win over the Celtics ...

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Kellyanne Conway Kneels On Oval Office Couch, Sparks Debate

WASHINGTON (AP) — Photos of White House adviser Kellyanne Conway kneeling on an Oval Office couch with her shoes on have sparked an online debate about decorum in the executive mansion. Conway is seen perched on her knees on the couch with her feet behind her in photos taken Monday while President Donald Trump met with leaders of historically black ...

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Maryland Senate Confirms Lottery Director In 27-17 Vote

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — The Maryland Senate confirmed the state’s lottery director Monday night, more than 21 months after Republican Gov. Larry Hogan appointed him. The Democrat-controlled Senate voted 27-17 to confirm Gordon Medenica. Some senators expressed confidence in his experience during hearings on his appointment. He was the director of the New York Lottery form 2007 to 2012. And ...

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Michael Phelps Talks To Congress About Athlete Drug Testing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael Phelps is to be in Washington to speak out in support of more consistent drug testing for competitive athletes. The retired swimmer is scheduled to testify on Capitol Hill on Tuesday before a congressional committee looking into ways to improve the international anti-doping system. In a witness statement posted on the committee’s website, Phelps expresses his ...

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Supporters Of Banning Fracking In Maryland To Hold Rally

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Supporters of banning hydraulic fracturing for natural gas in Maryland are holding a rally. The rally and news conference are scheduled for Tuesday, before a hearing is held in the state capital on legislation to ban fracking. The measure is getting a hearing before the Senate Education, Health and Environmental Affairs Committee. Some who don’t want ...

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PD: Taking Whataburger Markers Is Theft, Not A Game

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook | Twitter DENTON COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) – Police in one North Texas county are warning teens to stop stealing the order numbers from Whataburger! The kids may think it’s a game, but one group in Denton County is learning the hard way that theft of the restaurant’s brightly-colored order markers could have them facing criminal charges. Officers with the Northeast Police Department, which serves Cross Roads and Krugerville, recently recovered 70 ...

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Flooding At Site Of Water Main Break, Big Sinkhole In Detroit

DETROIT (WWJ) – Traffic is tied up in a neighborhood on Detroit’s west side due to a water main break, resulting sinkhole and flooding. As of 10 a.m., there was water over the roadway at the site of what police described as a large sinkhole at Trinity and Pickford Streets, near W. 7 Mile Rd. and between Evergreen and Lahser. “It’s ...

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Falcons Opening NFL Eyes As Exceptional Roster Builders

When it comes to roster assembly in the NFL, New England has been the gold standard for the past decade and a half. Parting ways with player a year early rather than a season too late or trading back in drafts to acquire picks have been trademarks that have been helpful to the Patriots winning five Super Bowls since 2001. ...

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Man Charged With Rape For Incidents Involving Male Juvenile

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Baltimore man has been arrested and charged with first degree rape for several incidents involving a male juvenile, police say. Daroll McIntosh, 46, of the 1200 block of Eutaw Place, was arrested Monday. Police say the incidents in question occurred between September and November of last year. Follow @CBSBaltimore on Twitter and like WJZ-TV | CBS ...

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Kellyanne Conway Kneels On Oval Office Couch, Furor Erupts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Photos of White House adviser Kellyanne Conway kneeling on an Oval Office couch with her shoes on have sparked an online debate about decorum in the executive mansion. Conway is seen perched on her knees on the couch with her feet behind her in photos taken Monday while President Donald Trump met with leaders of historically black ...

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Wander Minnesota: Celebrating March

Granted, March is lighter in festival offerings than other months. It’s a tough time of year—it might be 60 degrees outside, and it might be -30. Nevertheless, the month of March has a much-beloved annual holiday celebrating a famous saint. Oh, and there’s St. Patrick’s Day, too. Twin Cities St. Patrick’s Day festivities We do love us some Irish whooping ...

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Company Healthcare: Are You Responsible For Employer Shared Payment?

  Employee shared payment refers to the amount of health insurance compensation companies are required to provide their employees. However, did you know that not every business is required to do so?    How to know if you’re responsible for Employee Shared Payment? Only large employers are obligated to adhere to the employee shared payment provisions. Large employers, as defined ...

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Second Harvest Heartland Hosts 12th Annual Vintner Ball

Second Harvest Heartland is hosting its 12th annual Vintner Ball on Saturday, March 4, at the Westin Edina Galleria. Throughout the night, guests will have the chance to sip and savor more than 100 wines – carefully curated by presenting sponsor Kowalski’s – from regions across the world. They can also enjoy unique cheeses, gourmet foods and delicious desserts from ...

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Capitals Acquire Defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk From Blues

STEPHEN WHYNO, AP Hockey Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — With their championship window in danger of closing, the Washington Capitals made a strong move Monday to try to win the Stanley Cup this spring by acquiring defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk in a trade with the St. Louis Blues. Shattenkirk is a pending unrestricted free agent, but was considered the top rental player ...

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