HEY, STOP, WAIT A MINUTE, MR. (NORTH KOREAN) POSTMAN!
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says a North Korean envoy will personally deliver a letter from Kim Jong-un to President Trump. I'm guessing the letter will discuss their mutual affection for fast food and Dennis Rodman's diplomatic skills.
REMEMBER WHEN SEARS WAS THE UNDISPUTED KING OF RETAIL?
Not any more. Company to close even more of their properties, including the Shoppingtown Mall store in DeWitt on September 2nd. (Will the last person to leave Shoppingtown please tun out the lights?)
WHILE WE'RE BACKING AWAY FROM A TRADE WAR WITH CHINA...
...we seem determined to start one with Canada, Mexico, and the European Union. We'll slam their steel and aluminum products, they'll slam our booze, our jeans, and our Harley-Davidson motorcycles. Is this how friends get along?
FORMER SYRACUSE MAYOR STEPHANIE MINER NOT GOING AWAY QUIETLY
Albany newspaper says she's hinting at a run for Governor, maybe a primary challenge to Andrew Cuomo, maybe going independent. Either way, she'll probably get smoked like a cheap cigar.
HOOP BASICS 101: ALWAYS BE AWARE OF THE SCORE AND THE CLOCK
LeBron James scored 51, but that wasn't enough as Golden State beat Cleveland in OT to take a 1-0 in the NBA Finals. It didn't help that the Cavs' J.R. Smith forgot about the score, the clock, and an available time out with 5 seconds left in regulation.