‘So many more deaths than we could have ever imagined.’ This is how America’s largest city deals with its dead

New York (CNN)In his final moments, Ananda Mooliya reassured his wife and two sons that he was fine, though they could hear his labored breathing from the next room, over the sound of the TV. His wife, Rajni Attavar, made soup for him. Mooliya struggled out …

USTA executive director: US Open could move to Indian Wells this year

Andrew L. John Palm Springs Desert SunPublished 12:57 PM EDT May 3, 2020The BNP Paribas Open was the first major international sporting event to cancel amid the rapid spread of the coronavirus in early March. In a statement, tournament director Tommy Haas said that organizers would consider rescheduling the event for later in the year,…

Jason Giambi on Astros’ cheating scandal: ‘It’s no different than the PEDs’

By Henry McKenna | May 3, 2020 12:33 pm Jason Giambi doesn’t condone cheating, but the former New York Yankees slugger doesn’t seem surprised to see it happening in MLB, whether it’s the steroid era or the Houston Astros’ sign-stealing scandal. The truth is, the league has a long history of cheating. Giambi, who is…

Olympic athlete-turned ER doctor attacks coronavirus as foe: ‘We are going to win’

Jeff Seidel Detroit Free PressPublished 12:32 PM EDT May 3, 2020Dr. Ann Marsh-Senic pulls into the parking lot at the Renaissance Fencing Club in Troy, Michigan, in early April.Marsh-Senic, a former Olympic fencer, keeps her mask and stethoscope in a bag, sealed up and locked in the truck. She wears the mask while intubating patients — the riskiest…

What is Discovery Island, the abandoned Disney attraction where a man was caught camping?

Hannah Yasharoff USA TODAYPublished 12:19 PM EDT May 3, 2020A man made headlines over the weekend after he was caught using a closed Disney island as his personal campsite. Richard McGuire, 42, of Mobile, Alabama, was arrested on April 30 after camping on Walt Disney World’s Discovery Island, according to an arrest report acquired by USA TODAY.…

Donald Trump praises Turnberry’s No. 1 ranking among golf courses in Great Britain, Ireland

Steve Gardner USA TODAYPublished 12:11 PM EDT May 3, 2020President Donald Trump took a break from his working weekend at Camp David to praise his golf course in Turnberry, Scotland — which Golf World magazine recently named No. 1 in Great Britain and Ireland for 2020.”So nice to see this great honor,” he said, noting he…

Journey Newson: UFC 247 marijuana suspension is a ‘blessing in disguise,’ though Texas rule outdated

By Nolan King | May 3, 2020 12:00 pm Journey Newson isn’t going to challenge his marijuana suspension – but that doesn’t mean he thinks it makes sense. A UFC bantamweight, Newson (9-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) picked up his first promotional victory with a powerful 38-second knockout of Domingo Pilarte at UFC 247 in February.…