For the first time since 1996, nobody who was nominated got enough votes to be elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame. So rather than write a story about nothing happening, the New York Times slapped three quarters of a page worth of negative space on the front of their sports section and went home.
- Five people were arrested as protesters gathered in Chicago after the release of a dash-cam video of the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald. ›
- Brussels started reopening schools and the Metro Wednesday after a four-day security lockdown. The city remains on the highest terrorism alert. ›
- Pope Francis has arrived in Kenya. It's his first visit to Africa as pontiff. ›