Roundup: Tyler Skaggs; Total Solar Eclipse; Poison at Facebook Facility; Democratic Race


The 2020 Democratic race enters tighter phase now … Chinese military conducts anti-ship missile tests … Angels’ pitcher Tyler Skaggs, 27, dies … Rihanna got animated at the Cricket World Cup … Deadly poison suspected at Facebook facility … Crews had to fight fire at Tanger Outlets in East Lampeter Township … Prices for PlayStation Vue are going up … Here is how good KFC’s Cheetos chicken sandwich is … KFC has also teamed up with Mountain Dew to create a new drink … What you need to know about tonight’s total solar eclipse … The reason Snapchat is making games … Non-spoiler review of Stranger Things season 3 … eBay offering deals to compete with Amazon Prime Day …  Awkwafina and Jacob Tremblay are in talks for live-action The Little Mermaid … Kris and Kylie Jenner got candid about topics like motherhood, privacy, and their bond … 

SportsCenter will replace High Noon and Highly Questionable on ESPN Mondays during football season. [The Big Lead]

Baseball goes global. [Front Office Sports]

So, just why did Jimmy Butler choose the Miami Heat? [Bleacher Report]

What does the 76ers’ latest roster overhaul mean? [The Ringer]

“The Josh Brent story that never happened.” [The Athletic]

What lessons brands can learn from NBA free agency. [Barrett Sports Media]

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