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Stephen Strasburg re-signs with Nationals for record-breaking, $245 million deal

Stephen Strasburg re-signs with Nationals for record-breaking, $245 million deal
The Washington Nationals have spent the past month-plus celebrating their World Series victory. It appears they notched another victory on Monday by agreeing to terms with World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg. Strasburg, 31, will receive seven years and $245 million, per CBS Sports HQ's Jim Bowden, giving him the richest pitching contact in history both…

Opera’s latest version gives any web page a dark mode

Version 55 of Opera's web browser for Android will come with a night mode that not only dims the browser, but will turn white web pages dark even if they're not designed that way. The feature injects its own changes to a site's CSS to turn white backgrounds black, instead of just reducing white brightness…

NHL Highlights | Capitals @ Sharks 12/3/19

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Constellation unloads $1 billion craft-beer acquisition Ballast Point to Chicago-area brewery

In a stunning deal that shows how much the craft-beer industry has changed in recent years, Constellation Brands Inc. on Tuesday unloaded the Ballast Point beer brand — which it bought for a record price in 2015 — to a little-known Chicago-area brewer for an undisclosed sum. Highwood, Ill.-based Kings & Convicts Brewing Co. announced…

Steelers rule JuJu Smith-Schuster out for Sunday’s game against Browns, James...

Cornerback Artie Burns (knee) listed as questionable for Sunday's game Steelers rule JuJu Smith-Schuster out for Sunday's game against Browns, James Conner listed as doubtful Cornerback Artie Burns (knee) listed as questionable for Sunday's game Steelers rule JuJu Smith-Schuster out for Sunday's game against Browns, James Conner listed as doubtful Cornerback Artie Burns (knee) listed…

Cheap 5G phones won’t come until these things happen first

Now playing: Watch this: 5G made simple 4:59 5G is touted as the next must-have feature for any phone, but for many, it's too expensive to realistically attain. Today, it's reserved as a premium feature for top-tier devices -- affordable 5G phones for all are still years away.That's because the phones and wireless networks that…

Xbox Is Setting Itself Up as King of Game Subscriptions

XO19 is Xbox’s biggest show of 2019. At the live event in London, Xbox has announced a big change to Game Pass. Along with Project xCloud, Microsoft seems to be future-proofing the Xbox brand. XO19 is upon us, and it seems like Xbox is setting their gaming platform up to be 100% future proof. Their…

Apple’s Phil Schiller takes shots at Chromebooks, says they’re ‘not going...

This morning, all eyes have been on Apple as they announced their latest MacBook Pro, which you can read more about from our friends at 9to5Mac. In an interview about the new MacBook Pro, Apple’s Phil Schiller took a potshot at Google’s Chromebooks, saying that kids who use them are “not going to succeed.” In…

DJI Mavic Mini review: A tiny drone with big ambitions

The Mavic Mini is so small and light (just 249g) you won't need to register it with the FAA — you were registering your larger drones with the FAA, right? But that size isn't just about doing less paperwork, it's about doing more flying. With a drone you can literally slip in your back pocket,…

The Driving Force Behind the US Oil Boom

The shale revolution’s sweet spot is oilfield services, the lower-risk backbone of the American oil and gas boom that pays off regardless of a...

Why Ukraine’s Next President Doesn’t Matter

Having ridden roughshod over Ukraine, Russia’s annexation of the Crimea is now over and a new chapter in Ukrainian politics is about to begin-but...

The Golden Age of Gas, Possibly: Interview with the IEA

The interview is with Maria van der Hoeven, the current head of the International Energy Agency (IEA). Oilprice.com: In 2011, the IEA predicted what it called...