And now, I congratulate Joshua Cheptegei & Jacob Kiplimo who won silver and bronze respectively in the men's 10,000m at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. I also acknowledge the gutsy efforts of Stephen Kissa. As a pan-African, I am also proud of Ethiopia's Selemon Barega who won.
ON THE ROAD: When his mom was diagnosed with terminal cancer last year, Dustin Vitale was determined to make her final wish - a family trip to Egypt - come true. Now, @OnTheRoadCBS has an update on his latest plan to make sure his mom’s legacy lives on.
Jacob Smith was just three when he caught the eye of a casting director while travelling the world with his family.
News: Jacob deGrom has suffered a setback -- additional inflammation in his right arm. The Mets are shutting him down from throwing for two weeks, and he will require a ramp-up after that. September is now looking like a best-case scenario for deGrom's return.
On tonight’s Any Questions, Edward Stourton is joined in Chard in Somerset by Minette Batters, Thangam Debbonaire, Jacob Rees-Mogg and Sarah Olney. #BBCAQ Listen 8pm Friday / 1:10pm Saturday on @BBCRadio4 or anytime on @BBCSounds
After raising employee wages to $15/hour, Klavon's Ice Cream Parlor in Pittsburgh received "well over 1,000 applications" for job openings. Co-owner Jacob Hanchar says customer service has improved and he hasn't "noticed a difference on our bottom line."
Jacob Blake’s sister: ‘I’m not sad. I’m not sorry. I’m angry. And I’m tired. I haven’t cried one time. I stopped crying years ago. I am numb. I have been watching police murder people that look like me for years.’ (warning: distressing)
Interesting. Thinking about Jacob Blake right now. Sure seems like white people get the benefit of the doubt when engaged with the police...
I strongly support the NBA, WNBA and MLB players who are striking for racial justice. Real change takes place when people come together and demand it. It is time for the police who shot Jacob Blake seven times in the back to be fired, arrested and prosecuted. Now.
Golden State has agreed to trade D'Angelo Russell to Minnesota for a deal that includes Andrew Wiggins, a 2021 protected first-round pick and a 2022 second-round pick, league sources tell ESPN. Warriors will send Jacob Evans and Omari Spellman to Timberwolves too.