Governor decries ‘distracting’ Kansas with ‘wedge issues’

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Democratic Gov. Laura Kelly called Tuesday for Kansas officials to stop distracting themselves with “wedge issues” in education, sharply rebuking a Republican-controlled Legislature pursuing policies catering to conservative parents unhappy with public schools. Kelly used her annual State of the State address to decry what she called efforts to “turn parents … Read more

Ether Primed for Pre-Merge Rally After Wedge Breakout

Ether (ETH), the second largest cryptocurrency by market value, looked set for renewed price rally ahead of the Ethereum “Merge,” according to observers tracking chart patterns. Last week, the native token of Ethereum’s blockchain broke out of a falling wedge pattern identified by two converging and descending trendlines connecting Aug. 14 and Aug. 25 highs … Read more

How tricky Carlos Rodon contract created ‘wedge’ in Giants’ trade talks

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on SAN FRANCISCO — In the bottom of the fifth inning on July 21 at Dodger Stadium, Carlos Rodón got to fly out to center and Will Smith to fly out to left. He got two … Read more

Emma Talley accidentally breaks putter, putts with wedge at KPMG Women’s PGA

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. BETHESDA, Md. – Emma Talley putted with a 58-degree wedge for the final three holes of her opening round of the KPMG Women’s PGA Championship at Congressional Country Club after breaking her putter at the par-5 sixth. After … Read more

Dustin Johnson Improves Lie as LIV Golf Opener Offers Wedge

The controversial Saudi-backed LIV tour announced the field for its first event next week, and Phil Mickelson isn’t on the list. But Dustin Johnson is. Johnson, the 13th-ranked golfer in the world and two-time major winner, is the boldest name among the 42 entrants announced late Tuesday for the LIV Golf Invitational Series’ first event … Read more