Photo of Flyers' new mascot, Gritty

Flyers Introduce Odd-Looking Mascot, Soak in the Comments

PHILADELPHIA — The Philadelphia Flyers have introduced an odd-looking new team mascot — a 7-foot fuzzy creature named Gritty with a wild, orange beard. The character's debut triggered an outpouring of comments online, including "Good luck sleeping tonight, ...
Photo of Sen. Richard Pan speaking to lawmakers in Sacramento

California Lawmaker Sued for Blocking Critics’ Twitter Feeds

SACRAMENTO — Two California residents are suing a state senator for blocking them from a social media account in a case similar to a successful lawsuit that barred President Trump from blocking critics on his Twitter account. Suzanne Rummel and Marlene Burk...