Beavers (56-4) rout Tigers

Kwan walked. Gretler and Kwan scored on a double by Madrigal. The #4 LSU Tigers (49-17) entered the contest on a 17-game win streak and having gone 22-2 in their last 24 games. A two-run homer to dead center - you just don't see that at this sta... More..

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Russian Federation will now view U.S. aircraft as targets in Syria
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Russian Federation will now view U.S. aircraft as targets in Syria

The shootdown incident and Russia's response further complicate Syria's six-year war and come as the US-led coalition and allied fighters battle to oust the Islamic State group from its Syrian bastion Raqa. T...More..

Ukraine leader, Russian adversary gets low-key presidential welcome at White House
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Ukraine leader, Russian adversary gets low-key presidential welcome at White House

President Petro Poroshenko stopped by Tuesday for a brief photo opportunity with Trump following meetings with Vice President Mike Pence and the national security team. "We received strong support from the US...More..

Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria
by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria

Russia , a key ally of Syrian President Bashar Assad, called on the USA military to provide a full accounting as to why it made a decision to shoot down the Syrian Su-22 bomber. It was also the first time the U...More..

by | Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Senate close to vote on dismantle health law

If Republicans refuse to relent, however, Schumer said Democrats would do everything in their power to hinder McConnell's "dark" and "hidden" process. They were happy with Obamacare. Democratic Sen. Tam...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee has severe brain injury

But Dr Daniel Kanter, senior intensive care director at the University of Cincinnati, said Warmbier "shows no sign of understanding language, responding to verbal commands or awareness of his surrounding". He s...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Trump confirms he's under investigation

The news comes as the Justice Department continues its investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the Trump administration's potential ties to Russia. "I am being investigated for firing the F...More..

White House Likely to Comment on Comey Tapes by End of Week
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

White House Likely to Comment on Comey Tapes by End of Week

Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle, who was considered for press secretary during the transition period, has not been interviewed, according to people familiar with the process. Spicer's comment comes the day ...More..

Saif Ali Khan praises Karan Johar, says Bollywood is incomplete without him
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Saif Ali Khan praises Karan Johar, says Bollywood is incomplete without him

He added he is nervous about his 23-year-old daughter's Bollywood career. He also confessed in an interview that he was anxious about Sara as she prepares to enter the film world. "I love hosting, espec...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Presidential poll: Consultations over, NDA to soon announce pick

The BJP is expected to win the Presidential election comfortably. They said they will get back to us with a name later. "The decision will be taken soon and the name of the Presidential candidate will be an...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

In spite of tweet, lawyer says Trump not under investigation

While Sekulow said the president is not being investigated by special counsel #Robert Mueller , he contradicted himself on the same show when he said Trump is being investigated . Although the White H...More..

No Brexit deal would be a 'very, very bad outcome,' Chancellor warns
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

No Brexit deal would be a 'very, very bad outcome,' Chancellor warns

Sidelined for months by his boss Theresa May , Britain's Chancellor Philip Hammond has returned to the political frontline, criticising the prime minister over her recent election campaign and calling for pr...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Special prosecutor 'investigating business dealings of Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner'

A member of President Donald Trump's outside legal team is defending Trump's use of social media. "Nice", Trump said on Twitter Thursday morning. A close Trump associate said this week the president was c...More..

Russian Federation suspends cooperation with United States in Syrian airspace following jet downing
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Russian Federation suspends cooperation with United States in Syrian airspace following jet downing

The ministry also said it demands an investigation and report from the United States about its operation in which the jet was shot down. "Any flying objects, including planes and drones of the worldwide coa...More..

India's middle-market companies say new GST will boost business
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

India's middle-market companies say new GST will boost business

Following concerns raised by the trade and industry, the GST Council said that taxpayers need to file only simple returns comprising a summary of outward and inward supplies for July and August, while the i...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Ivanka Trump's Husband Jared Kushner Speaks Publicly

Apple CEO Tim Cook plans to raise immigration , a person briefed on the matter said Sunday. In May, Trump created an American Technology Council , his latest effort since taking office to modernize the...More..

Cuba calls Trump speech on island 'grotesque spectacle'
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Cuba calls Trump speech on island 'grotesque spectacle'

Responding to Trump's announcement, the Cuban government said in a statement that American attempts to fundamentally change the island were unlikely to succeed. Several companies engaged in business in Cuba ...More..

On the Passing of Helmut Kohl
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

On the Passing of Helmut Kohl

Bush and Bill Clinton, Kohl struck up a close partnership with French President Francois Mitterand, which helped ease the way to the 1992 Maastricht Treaty setting up the European Union and the introduction of ...More..

Zarif: Iran's missile capability helps int'l anti-terror fight
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Zarif: Iran's missile capability helps int'l anti-terror fight

An IRGC statement on Sunday said the missiles hit "the command headquarters and gathering centers and logistical sites in which suicide vehicle bombs were being assembled" with "pinpoint" accuracy and kille...More..

A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems
by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

A ballgame of unity, spirit, friendly rivalry, won by Dems

Many lawmakers wore purple and gold hats and shirts emblazoned with the LSU logo in a show of support for Majority Whip Steve Scalise , who was shot one day earlier during the Republican team's practice for ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Rosenstein Says He Won't Fire Special Counsel Unless There's Good Cause

Trump would either have to order deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein to fire Mueller, or alternatively, repeal a set of 18-year-old regulations protecting the special counsel. Still, he said: " Bob Muel...More..

OH man charged in 2 killings is charged in 3 more slayings
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

OH man charged in 2 killings is charged in 3 more slayings

Tuesday after about a nine-hour standoff at a home on Valley Forge Drive. Although he was "Facebook friends" with Suzanne Taylor, authorities are unsure how well the suspect knew the victim or her daughters...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

North Korea: US officials seized diplomatic package at JFK

The US has been branded a "lawless and felonious state" by North Korea after its officials were supposedly "literally mugged" by police in New York's JFK airport. North Korea's statement came amid the latest te...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Giuseppe Marotta confirms Chelsea's Alex Sandro bid

Chelsea are understood to have had an initial bid for Juventus full-back Alex Sandro rejected, as they continue their search for defensive reinforcements ahead of the new season. The Guardian also report...More..

Cars 3 speeds to No 1 at US box office
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Cars 3 speeds to No 1 at US box office

Reviews were mostly positive for Cars 3 . Pixar spent around $200 million on " Cars 2 ", not including marketing, according to Box Office Mojo. Thankfully, he has Cruz Ramirez (Cristela Alonzo) to train him an...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

US shoots down Syria warplane after allies bombed

F-18 Super Hornet shot down a Syrian government SU-22 after it dropped bombs near the U.S. partner forces, known as the Syrian Democratic Forces. An initial attack by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Who the Hurricanes could lose in the National Hockey League expansion draft

McPhee's message to teams Sunday was: "You can negotiate your way out of this if you wish". The Coyotes retained 25 per cent of Smith's salary in the deal, and they now have about $30 million in cap space for...More..

List of GOP congressmen found with baseball practice shooter
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

List of GOP congressmen found with baseball practice shooter

Handwritten on notepad paper, the list of names included Alabama Rep. Mo Brooks, South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan and Arizona Rep. Trent Franks, anonymous sources told the Daily Caller . For now, Scalise remain...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Divorce bill focus of Brexit talks on Monday

Davis, who heads to Brussels on Monday to open Brexit talks with the bloc, said that there would be no backtracking from Prime Minister Theresa May's plan. "We have been crystal clear about our approach t...More..

Portugal in mourning as dozens killed in raging forest fires
by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Portugal in mourning as dozens killed in raging forest fires

Hundreds of firefighters are battling the huge fire that Portuguese officials believe may have been sparked by lightning. "Dry thunderstorms are frequent when falling water evaporates before reaching the grou...More..

by | Monday, June 19, 2017

Macron's centrist party wins clear majority in French Parliament

With 82 percent of the votes counted, Macron's party had 42 percent of the vote, the conservative Republicans 22 percent, the far-right National Front 10 percent and the Socialists only 6 percent. Mr Macron was...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump publicly acknowledges Russian Federation probe includes him

It was not clear whether the president was basing his tweet on direct knowledge, or on reports this week that special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether he obstructed justice by firing Mr Comey last ...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Britain-EU Brexit talks to start Monday as planned

Negotiations with Brussels on the UK's departure from the European Union are due to start on 19 June, and Mrs May is now seeking the backing of the Democratic Unionist Party to prop up her minority government. ...More..

Queen's speech set for Wednesday 21 June
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Queen's speech set for Wednesday 21 June

It is understood there is "broad agreement" on the principles of the Queen's Speech, setting out the Government's legislative programme for the coming year. Such a deal involves the minor party agreeing to supp...More..

by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

UK Parliament opening date set, suggesting Tory deal reached

Mrs Foster said: "There's been a lot of commentary around the issues that we are talking about and it won't surprise anyone that we are talking about matters that pertain, of course, to the nation generally". S...More..

'Anti-Fascists' Crash Nationwide Protests Against Sharia Law
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

'Anti-Fascists' Crash Nationwide Protests Against Sharia Law

Seven people were arrested at the Capitol in St. Paul , the Minnesota State Patrol tweeted from its official account. Next, he rounded on the far-left, saying "They're gonna blast a nonexistent rape culture,...More..

Daesh leader Baghdadi reported killed: media reports
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Daesh leader Baghdadi reported killed: media reports

Said Baghdad-based expert on extremist groups Fadhel Abu Ragheef: "The reward creates worry and tension , it restricts his movements and limits the number of his guards". 'If we get the opportunity, we certain...More..

Two Canadians among those sought by United States authorities over attack on protesters
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Two Canadians among those sought by United States authorities over attack on protesters

Washington, DC, police issued warrants for the bodyguards on Thursday, at a press conference decorated with photos of the men stamped "WANTED" in red. USA marshals arrested two Turkish men who live in the U...More..

Trump Cheerleaders Turn on Special Counsel Mueller
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Trump Cheerleaders Turn on Special Counsel Mueller

The US president is suspected of seeking to stall the politically-explosive probe following his shock dismissal of the FBI chief James Comey , and allegations that he asked Comey to drop his investigation of a...More..

Camille Cosby bashes prosecutors following husband's mistrial
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Camille Cosby bashes prosecutors following husband's mistrial

Prosecutors have reportedly expressed their intention to pursue a retrial in Constand's case. The defense side in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial is declaring victory and going on the attack after juror...More..

Jo Cox family in message of unity on anniversary of MP's death
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Jo Cox family in message of unity on anniversary of MP's death

The then MP for Batley and Spen was murdered by a far-right extremist past year in her West Yorkshire constituency. "Not only did it give us a focal point for our Get Together, it also means that staff can us...More..

Weather and traffic advisory for this weekend
by | Sunday, June 18, 2017

Weather and traffic advisory for this weekend

A less severe heat advisory was issued Friday for the inland cities of Escondido, San Marcos, Poway, La Mesa, El Cajon and Santee. Daily record highs will be within reach: 115 degrees for Sunday , 118 degr...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

DUP head: Talks with UK Conservatives going well

Arlene Foster , the leader of the Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ), met May for talks in Downing Street on Tuesday but Sky News reported she had returned to Belfast on Wednesday evening, leaving party collea...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

How to Watch the Congressional Baseball Game

A rifle-toting USA man opened fire Wednesday at about two dozen Republican lawmakers and staff holding a baseball practice ahead of a charity game, shooting a top Republican congressman and three others in a ...More..

Meeting on presidential elections remains inconclusive
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Meeting on presidential elections remains inconclusive

Naidu also had a conversation on this with NCP Chief Sharad Pawar over the phone and met AIADMK leader Thambidurai. Sources in the meeting told WION that BJP leaders instead of suggesting names asked C...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

DUP head arrives for talks with UK leader May

But then May called a needless election to get a bigger majority in parliament-to "strengthen her hand" in the negotiations with the European Union that are scheduled to begin next Monday, or so she said. Bar...More..

by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Saudi foreign minister says working on list of Qatar "grievances"

Qatar on Thursday said that preparations for the 2022 World Cup were unhindered, having secured alternative supplies of construction materials to those that had been coming by land from Saudi Arabia . Des...More..

Uncertainty over Islamic State leader's fate after airstrike
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Uncertainty over Islamic State leader's fate after airstrike

The strike is believed to have killed several other senior leaders of the group, as well as about 30 field commanders and up to 300 of their personal guards, the Russian statement said. The U.S. -led coalition'...More..

Trump being probed for possible obstruction of justice
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

Trump being probed for possible obstruction of justice

The Washington Post reported late Wednesday that special counsel Robert Mueller was seeking interviews with three Trump administration officials who weren't involved in Trump's campaign: Dan Coats , the d...More..

US Crude Exports Hit New High As OPEC Cuts Back
by | Saturday, June 17, 2017

US Crude Exports Hit New High As OPEC Cuts Back

U.S. West Texas Intermediate futures were at $48.14 a barrel, up 48 cents, or 1 percent. With oil production of about 620,000 barrels per day (bpd), Qatar is one of the smallest crude producers in the O...More..