Did Tropical Storm Hermine disrupt or alter your Labor Day Weekend plans?

Hermine was downgraded to a tropical storm after it made landfall, as it moves over Georgia, but the U.S. National Hurricane Center says winds are increasing along the Southeast coast and flooding rains continue. The almost 3-mile long bridge cross... More..

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by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Trump's anti-Clinton speech cut short by black pastor

Trump briefly toured the Flint Water Treatment Plant Wednesday afternoon with the city's utilities director before stopping by Bethel United Methodist. That has gotten him into trouble, such as when he attack...More..

by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Man shot after attacking NYPD officers with meat cleaver

A witness said he heard multiple gunshots. Three police fired 18 shots at Joudeh, striking him several times, after he mounted the grill of a cop vehicle and then slashed the detective who tried to subdue him...More..

Redskins, Gruden have plenty to fix before hosting Cowboys
by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Redskins, Gruden have plenty to fix before hosting Cowboys

Throughout the game, not only I but the commentators often wondered the same. That came on the other side of the ball. It's fair to say that when things were coming off the rails, Barry should have switched...More..

Kerry, Lavrov agree Syria truce holding, extend it by 48 hours
by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Kerry, Lavrov agree Syria truce holding, extend it by 48 hours

De Mistura said the situation had "dramatically improved" with no airstrikes in Aleppo , while the capital, Damascus, and central Syria also remained calm with "reports limited to some clashes around Harasta be...More..

by | Friday, September 16, 2016

Oil Executive Faces Lawsuit Over Hilariously Bad Elon Musk Impression

Tesla said in its complaint that the e-mail was part of an oil industry effort to undermine the push for energy efficient transportation alternatives. I'm guessing the "thx 4 hard work" is probably what gave ...More..

Russia urges Syrian rebels to separate from 'terrorists'
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Russia urges Syrian rebels to separate from 'terrorists'

Two aid convoys, each of around 20 trucks carrying mostly food and flour, that were headed for the city of Aleppo have been held up since crossing the Turkish border, according to United Nations and other off...More..

US, Israel sign new $38 billion military aid deal, the biggest ever
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

US, Israel sign new $38 billion military aid deal, the biggest ever

The 3.8 billion dollars-per-year deal is up from 3.1 billion dollars the USA gave Israel annually under the current 10-year deal, which expires in 2018. Some reports put Netanyahu's initial aid request as high ...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Clinton spokesman says she'll rejoin campaign trail Thursday

Clinton last released information about her health in July 2015, when Bardack provided a letter that concluded the candidate "is in excellent physical condition and fit to serve as President of the United St...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Philippines says U.S. ties strong despite Rodrigo Duterte tirades

Since 2002, special forces soldiers were deployed to Mindanao by Washington to train and advise Philippine personnel fighting Islamist militants in a program that once involved 1200 Americans. United States sol...More..

USA agreed to 'secret' opt-out for Iran on some nuclear restrictions
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

USA agreed to 'secret' opt-out for Iran on some nuclear restrictions

A number of candidates during the GOP presidential primaries pledged to trash it, but Trump, while decrying it as a giveaway, has said he would first consult with his national security advisers should he be ele...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

NY attorney general looking into Trump Foundation

Trump has forcefully denounced the Trump University lawsuits, initiated by Schneiderman, a Democrat, as frivolous. On the Trump Foundation, "my interest in this issue really is in my capacity as regulator o...More..

Pope calls for new work of mercy: Care for environment
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Pope calls for new work of mercy: Care for environment

Francis made the ambitious proposal in a message to mark the church's World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation, which he instituted a year ago in a bid to highlight his ecological concerns. "Let us repent...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Cauvery Issue: Bengaluru Police Lift Curfew, Sec 144 Still Imposed

In spite of reservations, the Karnataka government has released the water. Two people died in clashes with the police while one remains critically injured. Bengaluru /Chennai: The violence in the Cauvery water...More..

by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Mother Teresa: 'Saint of the Gutters' Canonized at Vatican

Wearing a black lace dress with a matching veil, Rita didn't hold back with her performance, and later took to social media to reveal her joy at being invited to join the celebrations. Ceremonies were also expe...More..

Clinton Blasts Trump For Appearing On Russian TV And Praising Putin
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Clinton Blasts Trump For Appearing On Russian TV And Praising Putin

She, I think, was wrong in casting such a wide net for the people that I think represent the worst among us, our prejudices and our bigotry that we have in this country. The apparent plan is to use cyber effort...More..

Taylor Swift is recording again after her split from Tom Hiddleston
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Taylor Swift is recording again after her split from Tom Hiddleston

News about Taylor Swift's next album has been scarce, but one of her good friends gave a hopeful update at New York Fashion Week . Her rep confirmed this after Taylor and Calvin announced their break-up - wh...More..

Pena Nieto: Trump proposals 'a real threat' for Mexico
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Pena Nieto: Trump proposals 'a real threat' for Mexico

Immigration advocates in MS say they don't see much of a change in Donald Trump's rhetoric or policies after the Republican presidential candidate gave a much-watched speech on the issue this week. Washington...More..

Why Arizona is a key state in the 2016 presidential race
by | Thursday, September 15, 2016

Why Arizona is a key state in the 2016 presidential race

The poll looked at the race as a two-way and four-way race, including the Libertarian and Green Party candidates. The numbers among different subgroups have larger margins of error than those in the overall...More..

Duterte Claims He Never Insulted Obama
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Duterte Claims He Never Insulted Obama

Obama said the partnership between the two countries should be consistent with the rule of law and global norms. Relations saw a spectacular setback this week when Duterte branded Obama a "son of a whore" aft...More..

Harmony of the Seas
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Harmony of the Seas

He identified the dead crewmember as a 42-year-old Filipino. Marseille city's prosecutor Xavier Tarabeux said a similar drill, which includes safely landing lifeboats into the sea, is carried out every week...More..

U.K. House Price Inflation Eases In July
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

U.K. House Price Inflation Eases In July

Lewisham prices added 18.7 per cent, while average annual increases in London over the previous three months were 4.6 per cent. In London, although transactions and price growth have slowed in the most expens...More..

by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

[Ticker] UK may use work permits to control European Union migration

Ms Rudd agreed that people would be "surprised" if they had to apply for a short-term visa to visit countries including France but insisted such a scheme could be rolled out. He told the British Irish Associati...More..

by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

South Korea prepares for 'worst case scenario' with North Korea

The Associated Press notes that flyovers by USA bombers are "fairly common" when tensions flare up on the Korean peninsula. Just days before that test, North Korea fired three ballistic missiles into the Sea ...More..

by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Syria shoots down Israeli warplane

There were no injuries or damage linked to any of the landings Tuesday, the Israeli military said, adding that the incidents were apparently errant fire from the ongoing civil war in Syria. "Our defense system ...More..

Colorado Releases Fake Depth Chart for Game vs. MI
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Colorado Releases Fake Depth Chart for Game vs. MI

Some of it is intentional, a bit of gamesmanship here and there to gain any edge in the fierce arena of college football competition. Jim Harbaugh is notoriously tight-lipped about his team's depth chart so w...More..

Tech expert who set up Clinton's server ignores subpoena
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Tech expert who set up Clinton's server ignores subpoena

Cooper told the committee that cyber attackers made several "brute force" hacking attempts against Hillary Clinton's email server, and added that he "had developed systems" to "tamp down" the cyber attacks. C...More..

United Kingdom to Redraw Electoral Map, Opposition Cries Foul
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

United Kingdom to Redraw Electoral Map, Opposition Cries Foul

While the move is unlikely to end to Corbyn's political career, it would pitch him into a distracting battle for a new seat. Meanwhile Corbyn's Labour leadership rival Owen Smith is set to lose his Pont...More..

Israel and the United States conclude 10-year defense assistance pact
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Israel and the United States conclude 10-year defense assistance pact

Those include Israel's agreement not to seek additional funds from Congress beyond what will be guaranteed annually in the new package, and to phase out a special arrangement that has allowed Israel to spend pa...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Israel plans new homes in West Bank settlements

Both houses of California's legislature have now approved a bill to ban state government agencies from awarding contracts to companies that choose to join the worldwide boycott against Israel's continued occupa...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Sammy Watkins Could Miss Several Weeks With Pain In Foot

Watkins was out on the field in Sunday's opener against the Baltimore Ravens, but didn't look anything like the dynamic receiver we see when he's healthy. Former Clemson standout Sammy Watkins had four receptio...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Clinton campaign says she left 9/11 event feeling overheated

Hours earlier, a video was posted on social media, apparently showing Clinton stumbling and her knees buckling, before being helped by aides into a black van leaving the site of the September 11, 2001 attac...More..

Removing judge for comments 'easy answer:' lawyer
by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Removing judge for comments 'easy answer:' lawyer

Per court records from the trial, Camp also questioned why she didn't do more to prevent the attack, such as "skew her pelvis" or to avoid penetration, push her bottom into the sink. He also says that he ha...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

United States slams Israeli PM's video on 'ethnic cleansing' of Jews

Netanyahu's comments even drew criticism from Israel's main ally and partner the United States. "You shouldn't underestimate Palestinian incitement and the Palestinian vision of cleaning, sooner or later, not...More..

Trial of SS medic who served at Auschwitz begins in Germany
by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Trial of SS medic who served at Auschwitz begins in Germany

He is accused of killing 3,681 people at the Auschwitz concentration camp over the course of one month, from August 15, 1944 to September 14,1944. After prosecutors read their charges against Mr Zafke, the tr...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Philippines President Duterte proposes feeding pirates to sharks

On Friday during an overnight visit to Indonesia, Duterte announced China had pledged to help build drug rehabilitation centres to treat Filipino crystal meth users. US President Barack Obama and President Rodr...More..

No. 2 Florida State DB Derwin James out with knee injury
by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

No. 2 Florida State DB Derwin James out with knee injury

James went down with an apparent knee injury during the third quarter of Saturday's blowout win over Charleston Southern. The 6-foot-3, 211-pound safety took the college football world by storm as a true fres...More..

Muslim Women defiled in India 'For Eating Beef'
by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Muslim Women defiled in India 'For Eating Beef'

Women's relatives beaten to death after being accused of being Muslims who ate beef. Although the alleged rape took place two weeks ago , news of the incident has only just come out. Mewat district lies 62 ...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Demand Pakistan Dismantle Safe Havens for Terrorists

Kerry said the US continued to support all efforts to bring the perpetrators of the Mumbai and Pathankot terror attacks to justice. US Secretary of State John Kerry said that the civil nuclear cooperation bet...More..

Trump condemns Clinton's 'deplorables' label on his backers
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Trump condemns Clinton's 'deplorables' label on his backers

The 68-year-old Democratic presidential nominee had sparked an uproar on Friday when she described Trump's supporters at a fundraiser. Mike Pence: " Hillary Clinton said last night at a big fundraiser in New...More..

Stunning final play gives Central Michigan win over Okla
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Stunning final play gives Central Michigan win over Okla

While a game can not end on an accepted penalty, the rule book does have an exception to the rule, that being penalties against the offense that also include loss of down. - Skyler Howard tied a career high wit...More..

Kenya kills three women attackers of Mombasa police station
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Kenya kills three women attackers of Mombasa police station

Police shot the three and killed them. "At 1030am three women in Buibui attire went to central police station to report about a stolen phone". Kenya is under constant threat of attack from supporters of the...More..

Kashmir Unrest: Rajnath Singh Reviews the Situation
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Kashmir Unrest: Rajnath Singh Reviews the Situation

He was given a detailed brief by the field commanders about the measures taken to foil any infiltration attempt from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) where a large number of militants are waiting at launch pad...More..

UN chief: Reducing Korea tensions key issue
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

UN chief: Reducing Korea tensions key issue

Instead, after meeting with foreign policy experts in NY, she called for cranking up sanctions on North Korea, pushing China to do more, and drew a line in the sand. President Barack Obama condemned the test an...More..

Five dead in strife-torn Indian Kashmir
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Five dead in strife-torn Indian Kashmir

Curfew-like restrictions were placed in the area on the movement of people to prevent them from participating in pro-freedom protests . File-A Kashmiri protester holds a flag of Pakistan occupied Kashmir dur...More..

Clinton says 'Deplorables' comment is 'grossly generalistic'
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Clinton says 'Deplorables' comment is 'grossly generalistic'

Clinton , who was interviewed earlier by Lauer, had referenced that Trump interview with Howard Stern. Trump said Clinton's statement was "disgraceful" in an e-mail to Bloomberg News from his campaign m...More..

Race Intensifies Between Trump And Clinton In Battleground States
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Race Intensifies Between Trump And Clinton In Battleground States

She noted her time advising President Barack Obama in the White House situation room, including on the decision process on the raid that killed Osama bin Laden. Clinton has tried to paint the billionaire b...More..

by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Iran welcomes Syria truce plan, calls for 'comprehensive monitoring'

At least 60 were killed in an air strike that hit a vegetable market in Idlib province and about 45 were died in a bomb dropped in Aleppo, the BBC cited activists as saying. and Russia take over the task in o...More..

Ohio State: Game story
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Ohio State: Game story

Almost every aspect of Tulsa's game was clicking last week when it pummeled San Jose State in its opener 45-10, showing signs that there could be major improvement from last year's 6-7 squad. Hooker said he k...More..

Woman faces Paris judge in probe of female 'terror commando'
by | Monday, September 12, 2016

Woman faces Paris judge in probe of female 'terror commando'

Paris prosecutor Francois Molins said on Friday that Ornella G's fingerprints had been found inside the auto. A security official said Sunday that the boy was arrested a day earlier after France's intellig...More..