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Robert Gore, inventor of waterproof outerwear Gore-Tex, dies at 83

Robert Gore, inventor of waterproof outerwear Gore-Tex, dies at 83

Robert W. Gore, inventor of the technology that spawned the waterproof Gore-Tex fabric, died Thursday, according to the family company, W. L. Gore & Associates. Gore, commonly known as “Bob,” was 83 years old, the company said. Gore is best known for his 1969 discovery of “a versatile new polymer form, expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE),” the…MORE

Former PepsiCo CEO Donald Kendall has died

Former PepsiCo CEO Donald Kendall has died. He was 99. PepsiCo confirmed his death on a memorial page, which indicates he served as the CEO of both Pepsi-Cola and PepsiCo for 23 years. The company said he retired in 1986, but was “a trusted advisor and advocate for PepsiCo leaders, serving the company a total…MORE

Vogelbach powers Brewers to sweep of Royals

Vogelbach powers Brewers to sweep of Royals

Daniel Vogelbach belted two home runs and drove in five runs to lift the host Milwaukee Brewers to a 5-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.The Brewers (26-26) kept their playoff hopes onMORE

Biden to make health care push as Supreme Court vacancy fight looms

Biden to make health care push as Supreme Court vacancy fight looms

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden intends to make a push on health care in the wake of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death as a political fight over the Supreme Court vacancy is already underway. In the immediate days after Ginsburg’s passing, the Biden campaign has not signaled a fundamental shift in its campaign…MORE

Son Heung-min sends out message with four goals as Spurs rout Saints

Son Heung-min sends out message with four goals as Spurs rout Saints

A reinvigorated Tottenham Hotspur marked the arrival of Gareth Bale with a 5-2 rout of Southampton in the English Premier League on Sunday. South Korea’s Son Heung-min, whose place is theoretically in jeopardy with the arrival of Bale on a season-long loan from Real Madrid, scored four of the goals, with Harry Kane adding the…MORE

Tadej Pogacar wins Tour de France to make history for Slovenia

Tadej Pogacar wins Tour de France to make history for Slovenia

Tadej Pogacar became the first Slovenian to win the Tour de France as the famous three-week race ended on the Champs-Elysees in Paris on Sunday. Pogacar, who celebrates his 22nd birthday on Monday, is the youngest winner since 1904, sealing his triumph with a sensational performance in the mountain time trial on the penultimate stage.…MORE