After 'slow' start, it's the same old, same old for Cubs' Jake Arrieta - Chicago Cubs Blog- ESPN

PITTSBURGH -- For a moment -- and I mean, just a moment -- it looked like Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta might have to pitch from behind in a game. He looked human in walking the first two batters in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Tuesday night. But not to worry: He quickly figured things out.

“I recognized early that my sinker had a ton of movement on it,” Arrieta said after picking up the win as the Cubs beat the Pirates 7-1. “The smartest thing you can do is understand what you have that day and use it to the best of your ability.”

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University of Iowa social justice forum peppered with outbursts, walkouts | The Gazette

IOWA CITY — Social justice — and its advocacy — took several different forms Monday night during a discussion with University of Iowa President Bruce Harreld that included outbursts and walkouts.

Several of the dozens of faculty, staff and students in attendance expressed frustration with the lack of response to several questions and topics, including why the university has decided not to increase pay for 2,685 employees in line with a Johnson County-wide stepped increase in the minimum wage.

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‘Presumptive Nominee’ Trump Thanks ‘Brave’ Cruz, Offers Glimpse Into General Election | TheBlaze.com

Republican front-runner Donald Trump took the stage Tuesday night, this time as the GOP’s “presumptive nominee” — something he said he didn’t expect.

After thanking his family, staff and the voters of Indiana for his victory in the Hoosier State and the “unbelievable” year he has had, Trump pivoted toward his now-former rival Ted Cruz, who ended his presidential bid Tuesday night.

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