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Tourism industry in Wisconsin expects big year

Jun. 02, 2021 14:58 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — As the 2021 summer travel season kicks off, there is hope, optimism and even predictions of a big rebound for the tourism industry, clobbered by the COVID-19 pandemic last year. “I think this summer is currently poised to be record breaking,”...

Emanuel goes 8 2/3 in relief in MLB debut, Astros bop Angels

Apr. 24, 2021 20:48 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Kent Emanuel had just sat down in the bullpen and was preparing to enjoy a leisurely cup of coffee during the first inning on Saturday. “All of the sudden they were like: ‘Hey, you better start loosening up,'" he said. “I was like ... here we go.'"...

Snyder to buy out other Washington owners, pending approval

Mar. 24, 2021 14:09 PM EDT

Dan Snyder will soon be the sole owner of the Washington Football Team. Snyder is buying out the team's minority owners in a move that gives him total control and should end a lengthy, bitter court dispute along with any speculation that he'd be pushed to sell his boyhood...