Month: August, 2018

Yankees Trade For Former MVP McCutchen For Postseason Push
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Yankees Trade For Former MVP McCutchen For Postseason Push

  The New York Yankees have acquired outfielder Andrew McCutchen from the San Francisco Giants before the Aug. 31 postseason eligibility deadline. The cost is two prospects, infielder Abiatal Avelino and pitcher Juan De Paula, per the teams: McCutchen cleared trade waivers earlier this month, meaning he could be traded to any team at any…

Rams’ Donald Becomes Highest-Paid Defensive Player in NFL History
Sports

Rams’ Donald Becomes Highest-Paid Defensive Player in NFL History

The Los Angeles Rams are making Aaron Donald the highest-paid defensive player in NFL history. The Rams announced that they had reached a six-year extension with Donald, while multiple outlets reported the dollar amounts on the deal. It will reportedly pay Donald $135 million and contains $87 million in guaranteed money. Donald is entering his…

Narcotic Bottle Filled Vending Machine Promotes Medical Cannabis As Pain-Treating Alternative To Harmful Opioids
Lifestyle, News

Narcotic Bottle Filled Vending Machine Promotes Medical Cannabis As Pain-Treating Alternative To Harmful Opioids

Kicking off International Overdose Awareness week, an Illinois-based medical cannabis company launched anti-opioid campaign highlighting real life stories of the positive impact cannabis has combating the national epidemic. Just a day after the Alternative to Opioids Act, a law allowing for patients to easily fill their medical prescription with cannabis instead of harmful narcotics, became…

DHL Enhances College Recruiting Program to Attract Talent And Improve Perception of Supply Chain Careers
Business, Education, News

DHL Enhances College Recruiting Program to Attract Talent And Improve Perception of Supply Chain Careers

WESTERVILLE, Ohio — DHL Supply Chain, the Americas’ leader in contract logistics and part of Deutsche Post DHL Group, is addressing the logistics industry’s talent gap head on with an internship program aimed at making supply chain careers more appealing. From 2016 to 2017, the third-party logistics provider converted 50 percent more interns into full-time associates….

Backup QB Barkley Hurt in Bengals Preseason Finale
Sports

Backup QB Barkley Hurt in Bengals Preseason Finale

For the second year in a row, the Bengals  lost a backup quarterback in the final preseason game. Matt Barkley’s left knee was injured by a low hit after he threw a pass during Cincinnati’s 27-26 loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday night, giving Jeff Driskel the inside track for the backup spot. ”It’s…

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Words of Wisdom

 

“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career, I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game-winning shot and I missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.”

— Michael Jordan

 

 

“If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.”

Oprah Winfrey

 

“Remember no one can make you feel inferior in life without your consent.”

— Eleanor Roosevelt

 

“I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.”

— Stephen Covey

 

“We can’t help everyone, but everyone can help someone.”

— Ronald Reagan

 

 

 

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