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After blowing the Bear cubs (57-75) Sunday to finish 5-1 in the Crosstown Series, the White Sox (76-56) are back tonight. It will be the first in a two-game series against the Pirates (48-83), which can be found in the basement of NL Central. Lucas Giolito (3.68 ERA, 3.36 xERA, 3.88 FIP, 3.1 fWAR) will …

What will officially become the world’s largest cruise ship has proven it can turn left, right and cruise as Royal Caribbean’s Wonder of the Seas began its series of sea trials this month. The fifth of the Oasis Class for the line, Wonder of the Seas is a sister ship to the 2008 Oasis of …

ON THIS DAY OF 1937, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle reported: “SHANGHAI (AP) – Due to the increasing danger for the neutral transport of Chinese and Japanese bombs and shells, the US authorities today closed the port of Shanghai to all ships flying the US flag other than ships. of war. The order of Admiral Harry …

Bootle’s father, married with eight children, perished in the Titanic disaster. Thomas Peter O’Connor was born in Liverpool in 1868 and worked as a ship’s room steward on the ill-fated liner. He married his wife, Emily, in February 1892 and the couple had a total of eight children, only four of whom lived past infancy. …

In 1908, Violet Jessop, 21, began her new job as a flight attendant aboard a steamboat, helping passengers aboard the Orinoco, bound for the West Indies from the England. Women workers were still a novelty at sea, and most shipping companies preferred to hire older widows who would not stir the desires of the libidinous …

Groton – In the Navy, you can count on pomp. You may have to wait a bit if, say, a pandemic breaks in, but you will. Circumstance too. The crew of the USS Vermont (SSN-792) were keeping watch this Friday morning at the Naval Submarine Base, preparing to deliver on the Navy’s promise to hold …

Texas Longhorns super senior safety Brenden Schooler’s long, winding football course has now come full circle. A star in both sports and occasionally back and forth at several high schools in Dana Point, Calif., Schooler signed with Oregon as a defensive back in the recruiting class of 2016 after recording 91 tackles and three interceptions. …

A supply chain tightening that was supposed to be temporary now appears to last until next year, as the burgeoning delta variant disrupts production at factories in Asia and disrupts shipping, posing more shocks to the industry. Mondial economy. Manufacturers reeling from shortages of key components and rising raw material and energy costs are forced …

A month after its historic fishing schooner capsized and dumped 18 people in the Kennebec River, the Maine Maritime Museum expects to be prosecuted for the incident and has already taken legal action to self-isolate. The 73-foot-long Mary E rolled over on July 30 around 5:30 p.m. on a routine public cruise near the Doubling …

MARYLAND – Families can head to West Maryland for unique train rides. An experience features dinner and an interactive mystery. Another includes ice cream and a cruise. Groups can also birdwatch on a kayaking excursion, study invasive species, or learn about tall ships. Take a trip on the mystery train or ice cream train Enjoy …