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La Crescent Apple Jacks catcher Dan “Skunk” Deetz returns the ball to pitcher Scott “Roman” Pechacek during a recent game of oldtime baseball.…

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NEW YORK (AP) — The Biden administration has exempted most employers from long-awaited rules for protecting workers from the coronavirus, angering labor advocates who had spent more than a year lobbying for the protections.

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In an attempt to solidify England’s colonial rule, Prince Edward VIII visits Bombay in 1921. During a parade, a student, Freny Cuttingmaster, the daughter of a tailor, is murdered. Massey’s indomitable main character, lawyer Perveen Mistry, investigates. In strict Parsis culture where a family’s reputation is everything and a daughter’s perceived flaws can destroy that standing, Cuttingmaster’s death becomes embroiled in Bombay’s increasingly violent independence movement. The prince’s visit has also returned someone to Mistry’s life that she’d decided never to see again. Mistry charges into both matters with her usual pointed but restrained anger toward India’s patriarchy and colonial rule. Massey’s lush descriptions and rich historical details are transporting.

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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Conflicted California workplace regulators approved controversial rules Thursday night that allow workers to go maskless only if every employee in a room is fully vaccinated against the coronavirus.

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Nebraska has lost 24 consecutive games against Big Ten opponents. … Teddy Allen (above) didn’t play in the loss at Minnesota due to what the Big Ten Network called a “failure to meet internal expectations.” … Kobe Walker sat out the 2019-20 campaign after transferring from Tennessee and was suspended for the first half of this season for violating NCAA rules prior to his arrival at Nebraska.

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This simplified version of the classic board game is highly portable and doesn’t require hours to play. The rules aren’t as complicated as the original version, while still combining luck and strategy.

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