The field is set for the College Home Run Derby. It takes place tomorrow night at 7:30 at TD Ameritrade Park and will be televised on ESPN the following night at 7:00. Louisiana-Lafayette’s Caleb Adams and South Carolina’s Joey Pankake have been selected to complete the eight-man competition. Adams led all participants this season with 16 home runs.
The vast majority of U.S. kindergarten-age children are vaccinated against preventable diseases but sizable pockets of unprotected children still exist, posing a public health threat, according to a government study.
President Barack Obama on Thursday urged the Congress to avoid contributing to global economic uncertainty and quickly pass a budget before a deadline at the end of September to prevent a government shutdown.
When the hurricane made landfall on Aug. 29, 2005, it would go on to become the costliest storm in U.S. history.
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