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Leading man Mookie Betts hits three home runs in Dodgers win

Dodgers Mookie Betts, #50, connects for a two-run homer in the 2nd inning against the Padres at Dodger Stadium Thursday, August 13, 2020. (Photo by David Crane, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Los Angeles Dodgers’ Mookie Betts, right, keeps distance as he celebrates his second home run of a baseball game with third base coach Dino Ebel during the fourth inning against the San Diego Padres, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong) Sound The gallery will resume in...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Diego Padres, Pederson, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts, Dodgers, Los Angeles California, Padres, Manny Machado, Pham


Rams’ John Johnson sets high expectations for revamped secondary

John Johnson has been through two significant surgeries in the past year. One was the operation to repair his right shoulder after a season-ending injury in October. The other, more extensive, was a transplant of the rest of his team’s starting secondary. When the Rams’ strong safety takes the SoFi Stadium field Sept. 13 against the Dallas Cowboys for his first game in 11 months, he’ll be playing with an entirely different set of fellow defensive backs. Second-year free safety Taylor Rapp replac...
Tags: Utah, Sports, NFL, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Dallas Cowboys, Johnson, Cleveland, Ohio State, Taylor, Denver, Eric Weddle, Rapp, Browns, Broncos


Meet the 13 Salesforce power players helping CEO Marc Benioff lead the cloud giant to hit its aggressive growth targets despite the turbulent economy (CRM)

We've identified the 13 executives that are leading Salesforce's behind the scenes and helping CEO Marc Benioff with Salesforce's next stage of growth and challenges. Salesforce's executive team was shaken up in February when former co-CEO Keith Block stepped down and its head of international also left.  To adapt to the new normal with the coronavirus pandemic, Salesforce quickly added new product lines, like its Work.com tools to reopen safely, to help customers transition to the new normal....
Tags: Google, Amazon, Facebook, Europe, Microsoft, California, Ipo, Bt, Africa, San Francisco, Trends, CIO, Indiana, Middle East, Gavin Patterson, Sydney


Dozens of radio stations will pause their regularly scheduled programming today to honor Breonna Taylor

At 2 p.m. ET, more than 50 stations will play one of Taylor's favorite songs, along with a message from her family.
Tags: Cnn, Taylor, Breonna Taylor


The Three Abductions of N.: How Corporate Kidnapping Works

When estranged parents take children across borders, a shadowy industry of “recovery agents” can get them back — for a fee.
Tags: News, Australia, Thailand, Taylor, Stuart, Chapman, Brad, Dempster, Whittington, Frauds and Swindling, Children and Childhood, Families and Family Life, Kidnapping and Hostages, Child Custody and Support, Stilla, Michael (Private-Security Contractor


Small ball then long ball lift Dodgers to win over Padres

The Dodgers’ Chris Taylor #3 bunts during their game against the padres at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles Wednesday, August 12, 2020. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) The Dodgers’ Justin Turner #10 is congratulated by Mookie Betts #50 and Cody Bellinger #35 after Turner hit a three run homer in the bottom of the eight inning during their game against the Padres at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles Wednesday, August 12, 2020. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/S...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Davis, Mlb, San Francisco Giants, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, Usc, Turner, San Diego Padres, DAVE ROBERTS, Rios, Dodgers, Padres


Cuts for cops, prison cells that won't lock, protesters punished but not prosecuted, the relationship between urban planning and police violence, and other stories

Here are a few odds and ends that merit Grits readers' attention:Budget Cuts for Austin Cops: Possibly as early as today, the Austin City Council is poised to cut funding to law enforcement by more than $23 million and remove numerous functions out from under the police department. The most controversial measure would eliminate new cadet classes for fiscal year 2021 so that training can be revamped before bringing more officers onboard. KUT had the best coverage so far, along with The Appeal.  C...
Tags: Texas, Law, Austin, Nicaragua, Taylor, San Antonio, Louisville, Austin City Council, Said, Kut, Boston Review, Dallas Houston, Gritsforbreakfast, Dallas News, Keri Blakinger, Brian Manley


Stein Mart files for bankruptcy; to close nearly 300 stores

National discount department store chain Stein Mart filed for bankruptcy on Wednesday after 112 years in business, and announced that it will close most, if not all, of its 280 stores. “The combined effects of a challenging retail environment coupled with the impact of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic have caused significant financial distress on our business,” wrote Chief Executive Officer Hunt Hawkins in a news release. “The Company lacks sufficient liquidity to continue operating in the or...
Tags: Nordstrom, Business, News, Mississippi, America, Sport, Canada, Soccer, Taylor, Arcadia, Southern California, Neiman Marcus, Hunt, Riverside, Penney, Montclair


CMSAF Wright looks back

As he approaches retirement, Wright examines his tenure as CMSAF By Tech. Sgt. Robert Barnett / Secretary of the Air Force Public Affairs The 18th Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force carries a smile with confidence, which reflects his easy nature of engaging everyone wherever he goes. Who would have expected young dental technician Kaleth O. Wright in 1989 to one day become that man? When he started...
Tags: Europe, History, People, Military, United States, Philadelphia Eagles, Raf, Washington Redskins, Air Force, Taylor, Wright, Hyattsville, U S Central Command, U S Air Force, United States Air Force, Kirtland


Dodgers’ bunt blunders set up Manny Machado blast and another loss to Padres

Austin Hedges #18 of the San Diego Padres tags out Chris Taylor #3 of the Los Angeles Dodgers at home plate in the second inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) Austin Hedges #18 of the San Diego Padres tags out Chris Taylor #3 of the Los Angeles Dodgers at home plate in the second inning of a MLB baseball game at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. (Photo by Keith ...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, San Francisco Giants, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, Turner, San Diego Padres, Joe Kelly, Alexander, DAVE ROBERTS, Dodgers, Padres, Hedges


How Filmmaker Deon Taylor Shot a Film in 17 Days During Quarantine

Like many, filmmaker Deon Taylor has been stuck at home during the coronavirus pandemic. And like many, he’s been itching to get back to production. Inspired by quarantine and lockdown, Taylor told his wife, producer Roxanne Avent Taylor, he was going to make a film. He wasn’t sure how, but after some calls, “Power” star […]
Tags: News, Taylor, Deon Taylor, Dont Fear, Roxanne Avent Taylor


Interview: Taylor Taglianetti Founder of The National Organization of Italian Americans in Film & Television

Margaret Fontana Media   Presents: An Interview with   Taylor Taglianetti   founder of the   The National Organization of Italian Americans in Film & Television   (NOIAFT).  Taylor Taglianetti  Taylor is a producer and celebrity interviewer. She is currently producing a short documentary, Heirloom, featuring Isabella Rossellini, about the significance of gardens in the Italian American community. It is set to release in October 2020. A graduate of NYU Tisch School of t...
Tags: Travel, Taylor, Isabella Rossellini, National Organization, margaret Fontana, Italian American Filmmakers, Taylor Taglianetti, Taglianetti Taylor, NYU Tisch School of the Arts Taylor


A nail technician said a client lied about having the coronavirus because they 'desperately' needed a manicure

Taylor, a nail technician, said she received a message from a customer saying they had tested positive for COVID-19 before their appointment.
Tags: News, Taylor


HBO Hard Knocks preview: Austin Ekeler learning names; Sean McVay aware of robo-cameras

Austin Ekeler can’t recognize most of the newcomers on his team, and not because he’s big-time now with more money in his bank account and a recent promotion as the Chargers’ No. 1 running back. Ekeler is still the same welcoming teammate who went from undrafted rookie to star running back last season. He’s having a hard time remembering names because the get-to-know period known as the offseason program was canceled for coronavirus precautions. Ekeler met most of his new teammates last week for...
Tags: Hbo, Navy Seals, Sports, Cleveland Browns, NFL, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Chargers, Taylor, Jared Goff, Los Angeles Chargers, Rams, Bosa, Goff, Herbert


Distance Learning Off To Rough Start In Modesto

MODESTO (CBS13) — Distance learning got off to a rough start for Modesto City Schools District Monday. The district is now investigating what caused its website to crash, forcing a delay on the first day. “It’s very frustrating, they haven’t even started school yet it’s one o’clock,” one mom said. Moms Rachelle and Amanda both had to visit the district’s tech support center to get their kids login to work during what should have been their class time. “We can’t log in. They cannot access any of ...
Tags: News, Education, Microsoft, Local, Modesto, Modesto High School, Taylor, Distance Learning, Amanda, Greg Taylor, Learning Curve, Modesto City, Modesto City Schools, Modesto News, Hart Ransom School, Hart Ransom School District


Career Advice from A Top Lawyer at Liberty Mutual

Career advice from a top lawyer – certainly welcome in these tumultuous times! Look no further than Bob Ambrogi’s interview of Robert Taylor for some tips and guidance. “When I invited Robert Taylor, vice president and senior corporate counsel for legal ideation and transformation at Liberty Mutual Insurance, to be my guest earlier this week on Litera.TV, I knew him to be a widely recognized innovator in legal department operations, as was recognized last year when the Association of Corporate C...
Tags: Law, Careers, Taylor, Robert Taylor, Liberty Mutual, Association of Corporate Counsel, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Bob Ambrogi, Career Tips for Lawyers


A new way to fabricate MXene films that block electromagnetic interference

A multi-institution research team led by Andre ? D. Taylor, professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering demonstrated a novel approach to MXene fabrication that could lead to methods for at-scale production of MXene freestanding films: drop-casting onto prepatterned hydrophobic substrates. Their method led to a 38% enhancement of EMI shielding efficiency over conventional methods.
Tags: Science, Taylor, EMI, Andre, NYU Tandon School of Engineering


Mookie Betts returns to Dodgers’ lineup, homers in win over Giants

The Giants’ Mike Yastrzemski #5 beats the tag by Dodgers catcher Will Smith #16 to score in the top of the third inning during their game at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Friday, August 7, 2020. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) The Dodgers’ Max Muncy #13 hits a home run in the bottom of fourth inning the during their game against the Giants at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Friday, August 7, 2020. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Sound Th...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, San Francisco Giants, Will Smith, Boston Red Sox, Smith, Giants, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, Arizona Diamondbacks, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts, Rios


Dodgers’ Corey Seager leaves game with apparent injury

LOS ANGELES – Corey Seager was removed from the Dodgers’ game against the Giants in the top of the third inning Friday with an apparent injury. Austin Slater led off the inning with a ground ball to Dodgers second baseman Chris Taylor. Seager wasn’t involved in the play, but he was visited by assistant athletic director Yosuke Nakajima a moment later. The visit was short. Taylor moved to shortstop and Kiké Hernandez took over at second base. Seager entered the game leading the Dodgers in batting...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Marlins, Giants, Taylor, Major League Baseball, Los-angeles-dodgers, Colorado Rockies, Sc, Max, Joe Kelly, Roberts, Rios


Dodgers’ hot-hitting Corey Seager leaves game with back injury

LOS ANGELES – Corey Seager was removed from the Dodgers’ game against the Giants in the top of the third inning Friday with low back discomfort. Austin Slater led off the inning with a ground ball to Dodgers second baseman Chris Taylor. Seager wasn’t involved in the play, but he was visited by assistant athletic director Yosuke Nakajima a moment later. The visit was brief. Taylor replaced Seager at shortstop and Kiké Hernandez took over at second base. Manager Dave Roberts told SportsNet LA duri...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Mlb, Marlins, Giants, Taylor, Major League Baseball, Los-angeles-dodgers, Colorado Rockies, Sc, Max, Joe Kelly, DAVE ROBERTS, Roberts


Chargers QB Tyrod Taylor getting ‘fair shake’ to start

Tyrod Taylor spoke enthusiastically Friday about the Chargers’ skill players, a group he called more talented than the ones he led as the Buffalo Bills’ starting quarterback for three seasons. But no topic of conversation got Taylor more excited than the never-ending debate of who’s the best high school quarterback to come from Hampton Roads, a southeastern area of Virginia that produced Taylor, former Falcons quarterback Michael Vick, Vick’s younger brother, Marcus, and Allen Iverson, a high sc...
Tags: Virginia, Sports, NFL, Raiders, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Chargers, Indianapolis Colts, Buffalo Bills, Philip Rivers, Buffalo, Cleveland, Taylor, Rivers, Keenan Allen


The Weird, Disturbing (and Comforting) Return of Pro Sports

The swirl of conflicting emotions about the return of sports, and whether it will last, seems apt for these turbulent times of pandemic and social unrest.
Tags: News, Basketball, Davis, Baseball, Taylor, Major League Baseball, Michael, Black Lives Matter Movement, Chapman, Kay, Cespedes, National Basketball Assn, Ionescu, Women's National Basketball Assn, Aroldis (1988-, Yoenis


Oprah Winfrey putting Breonna Taylor billboards up in Kentucky city

Now she is posting billboards of the slain emergency room technician, seeking criminal charges for the police who killed the Black woman in her own apartment. O, The Oprah Magazine said it is posting 26 billboards with Taylor's image around Louisville, the Kentucky city where Taylor was killed in her home on March 13 in a case that has motivated activists for racial equality across the United States. "Demand that the police involved in the killing of Breonna Taylor be arrested and charged," re...
Tags: News, Kentucky, United States, Oprah Winfrey, Taylor, Louisville, Oprah Magazine, Breonna Taylor


Career Advice from A Top Lawyer and Head of Innovation at Liberty Mutual

When I invited Robert Taylor, vice president and senior corporate counsel for legal ideation and transformation at Liberty Mutual Insurance, to be my guest earlier this week on Litera.TV, I knew him to be a widely recognized innovator in legal department operations, as was recognized last year when the Association of Corporate Counsel recognized his group with its Legal Operations Team of the Year award. What I did not know was that Taylor was marking his 25th year at Liberty Mutual, and in obse...
Tags: Law, Uncategorized, Taylor, Robert Taylor, Liberty Mutual, Association of Corporate Counsel, Liberty Mutual Insurance, Litera


Oprah Winfrey Sets Up Billboards Outside Louisville, Kentucky for Breonna Taylor

After honoring Breonna Taylor by featuring her on the cover of O, The Oprah Magazine, Oprah Winfrey is now getting dozens of billboards set up around Louisville, Kentucky, demanding justice for her. Taylor, a 26-year-old emergency room technician, was killed at the hands of police who shot her in a “no knock warrant” in her […]
Tags: News, Global, Oprah Winfrey, Taylor, Louisville Kentucky, Oprah Magazine, Breonna Taylor


Martin Kaymer checks his highlight film, makes another one at PGA Championship

You can call this a comeback. He hasn’t been here for years. Not even Martin Kaymer could easily recognize the fellow who was the No. 1 golfer in the world, who won the PGA Championship 10 years ago and ran away with the U.S. Open six years ago, who drilled the winning putt for Europe in the 2012 Ryder Cup and won the Players Championship in 2014. But he was quite familiar with his lookalike, the one who spent a forlorn week as an alternate to the Open Championship field at Royal Portrush and ne...
Tags: Europe, Kentucky, France, Sports, San Francisco, Sport, Soccer, Rory Mcilroy, Bubba Watson, Mlb, Dustin Johnson, Brooks Koepka, Detroit, Taylor, Memphis, Martin Kaymer


MORNING WRAP: Chris Taylor saves Dodgers; Mike Trout’s two homers come in Angels loss

The Morning Wrap shares the day’s top five stories from our reporters at the Southern California Newspaper Group … And have everything delivered to you in our daily newsletters THURSDAY, AUG. 6 ONE: The Dodgers’ needed all of Joc Pederson’s two homers and  five RBIs and a game-saving throw from Chris Taylor to hold on for a 7-6 victory over the Padres. Next up: Giant at Dodgers, Friday, 7:10 p.m. While #Dodgers were on this road trip, MLB had coronavirus outbreaks on multiple teams. But LAD ret...
Tags: Angels, Uncategorized, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Mlb, Dallas, Lebron James, Anthony Davis, Seattle, Donald Trump, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels


Joc Pederson drives in five with two home runs as Dodgers beat Padres

Los Angeles Dodgers left fielder Chris Taylor (3) celebrates with catcher Will Smith, center, and center fielder Cody Bellinger after the Dodgers defeated the San Diego Padres 7-6 in a baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) Los Angeles Dodgers catcher Will Smith, back right, tags out San Diego Padres’ Trent Grisham to end the baseball game Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Soccer, San Diego, Mlb, Will Smith, Taylor, Los Angeles Dodgers, San Diego Padres, Pederson, Dodgers, Padres, Richards, Petco Park, Manny Machado, San Diego California


4 Charged With Stealing 27 Guns On Day Of California Protest

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Four people have been charged with stealing at least 27 firearms from a San Francisco Bay Area gun store on a night in May when thousands of people took to the streets to protest police brutality. Dashawn Taylor, Anthony Craft Jr., Tyronza Hampton Jr. and a fourth person whose name is still sealed because they have not been arrested were indicted Monday for the theft May 31 at Richardson Tactical in Hayward, federal prosecutors said in a statement. “My office stands in sup...
Tags: Crime, California, Taylor, Sas, San Francisco Bay Area, Buick, Hayward, Hampton, Oakland Calif, David Anderson, Oakland Police, East Bay Times, Oakland News, Police Brutality Protest, Dashawn Taylor Anthony Craft Jr Tyronza Hampton Jr, Richardson Tactical


Deon Taylor Filmed Ensemble Horror Pic Don’t Fear in Quarantine

Deon Taylor filmed ensemble horror pic The Fear in quarantine Deon Taylor is ready to return to the thrilling and chilling world of the horror genre with a new film entitled Don’t Fear featuring an ensemble cast that has already been filmed while in quarantine, according to BlackFilmandTV.com. RELATED: The Legacy Lives On in Power Book II: Ghost Trailer PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh ||...
Tags: Movies, Chicago, Hilary Swank, Taylor, South Lake Tahoe, Mike Epps, Meagan Good, Annie Ilonzeh, Deon Taylor, Strawberry Lodge, Joseph Sikora Power Clifford, Iddo Goldberg Snowpiercer, Jessica Allain, Dennis Quaid Michael Ealy