• Kentucky Tops NC State 8-6 To Force NCAA Regional Final
Kentucky Tops NC State 8-6 To Force NCAA Regional Final

The victor of the matchup will play again at 7:00 p.m. against NC State, hoping to force them into a final game on Monday. "It's a new day (Monday), and we're very confident going into tomorrow". Kole Cottam tripled and scored on a single from Riley Mahan that hit the top of the right-field fence. Senior first baseman Austin Cangelosi led the IU of...

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  • ACLU against effort to allow Trump travel ban
ACLU against effort to allow Trump travel ban

Upon court orders to block the ban, the president modified its initial executive order and removed one country, Iraq, from its list in March. Rather than wait for that decision , the Justice Department asked that a federal district court's earlier decision striking down the ban be blocked so that it can go into effect.

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  • GOP Health Bill Doesn't Fulfill Trump Promises
GOP Health Bill Doesn't Fulfill Trump Promises

Partisanship appears to be fueling voters views of the Republican health care bill. Yet there's no consensus around any single approach at the moment, and not much time to develop one and get it onto Trump's desk. Now, when asked about the GOP health care bill, 45 percent feared their costs would go up, 34 percent were anxious about their ability...

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  • Muguruza, Venus Win; Bellis Rained-Out in Upset Attempt at French Open
Muguruza, Venus Win; Bellis Rained-Out in Upset Attempt at French Open

Bacsinszky has now made it to at least the quarter-finals at Roland Garros in three successive years, Sunday's 5-7 6-2 6-1 win particularly impressive given she threw away a 5-1 lead in the opening set. The 23-year-old admitted she would be following her regular routine at Wimbledon, where she hopes to atone for last year's shock second-round exit.

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  • Trump, after House panel subpoenas, backs probing Obama administration
Trump, after House panel subpoenas, backs probing Obama administration

Nunes' subpoenas focus on the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the CIA and the National Security Agency - the same three agencies he and Schiff contacted in March to ask for an accounting of which US residents' identities normally obfuscated in foreign surveillance reports had been disclosed, and why.

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  • Does Comey have one more bombshell to reveal on Russia-Trump collusion?
Does Comey have one more bombshell to reveal on Russia-Trump collusion?

Comey is scheduled to testify on Thursday before the Senate intelligence committee about his 9 May firing by President Donald Trump . He will probably be asked about conversations with Trump about Russian election meddling and the FBI investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

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  • Texas Lawmakers Advance Transgender Bathroom Bill
Texas Lawmakers Advance Transgender Bathroom Bill

A broader bathroom bill became law in North Carolina past year and brought condemnation from business leaders and athletic organizations. The bill now goes before the House a third time for a procedural vote as early as Monday and will then return to the Senate , which will vote either to accept the House's changes or request a conference co...

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  • Miley Was A Total Inspiration At Ariana's Manchester Benefit Concert
Miley Was A Total Inspiration At Ariana's Manchester Benefit Concert

Ariana Grande's massive One Love Manchester benefit concert is set to take place at around 6am Monday, New Zealand time, and you can tune in here. And that was true for Bieber, who fought back tears during a short speech after performing acoustic versions of "Love Yourself" and "Cold Water".

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  • Relationship between Trump, Merkel 'fairly unbelievable': White House
Relationship between Trump, Merkel 'fairly unbelievable': White House

Trump and Merkel , who already shared an icy relationship, met last week at the G7 and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summits in Europe, where Trump clashed with other Western leaders about North Atlantic Treaty Organisation payments and support for the Paris climate accord.

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  • BBC says driver killed, four journalists injured in Kabul attack
BBC says driver killed, four journalists injured in Kabul attack

The bombing left dozens dead and countless injured. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said that along with an Afghan guard who was killed , a German diplomat was slightly wounded and an Afghan staffer had severe injuries. While India, along with the West, backs the national unity government in Kabul , Russia and Iran have been accused of r...

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  • Jason Dufner bounces back to win the Memorial
Jason Dufner bounces back to win the Memorial

Jason Dufner seemed headed toward a wire-to-wire win in his home state at Muirfield Village, but an ugly 77 in his third round erased his lead and broke the tournament wide open. The 33-year-old former BYU golfer finished in a tie for 10th place after shooting a 6-over-par 78 and ending up overall with a 7-under par 281 total, six shots behind vic...

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  • Trump files for extension on 2016 tax returns
Trump files for extension on 2016 tax returns

It was not immediately clear what reason the president cited for the extension, but he will now have until October 18 to file his taxes - six months from the original filing deadline, ABC News noted. In an interview with The Economist in May, CNN noted, Trump said he doubted he would release his tax returns in exchange for Democratic support ...

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  • Amid Trump climate turmoil, France to push stability in India talks
Amid Trump climate turmoil, France to push stability in India talks

Prime Minister Narendra Modi returned to New Delhi after completing a successful four-nation tour to Germany, Spain, Russia and France. "In the fight for our planet, we plan to work side-by-side", Macron said. our government is committed irrespective of the stand of anyone, anywhere in the world", Vardhan told reporters in a reference to ...

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  • Pelosi takes issue with Nunes' involvement with Russian Federation probe
Pelosi takes issue with Nunes' involvement with Russian Federation probe

The panel also authorized subpoenas for Flynn's and Cohen's companies, Flynn Intel LLC and Michael D. Cohen and Associates PC. "If, in fact, it appears he's trying to truly sabotage the investigation, then I think gloves will start coming off".

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  • Former FBI chief due to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee
Former FBI chief due to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Mr Comey has reportedly spoken with Special Counsel Robert Mueller - who is now overseeing the Russian Federation investigation for the Justice Department - to work out what he can publicly discuss in his testimony and thereby ensure there are no legal issues.

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  • Summerhays takes three-shot Memorial lead as Dufner falters
Summerhays takes three-shot Memorial lead as Dufner falters

He made four straight bogeys on the front nine and lost his five-shot lead in five holes. He set the 36-hole record at Muirfield Village on Friday and built a four-shot lead. On Saturday, he picked apart the course with precision, birdieing three of the four par 5s and posting just one bogey on the round. Dufner's scorecard included five birdie...

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  • Amarillo's Zheng narrowly misses making National Spelling Bee finals
Amarillo's Zheng narrowly misses making National Spelling Bee finals

Governor Chris Christie offered his congratulation to Padhy after she was announced as one of the 40 finalists . Weeded down from a starting field of 291 contestants on Wednesday in the 90th national Bee, the finalists face off at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in suburban Washington.

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  • Cleveland Cavaliers Will Focus On Being More Physical In Game 2
Cleveland Cavaliers Will Focus On Being More Physical In Game 2

Kevin Love provided a needed scoring boost in Game 2 after Kyrie Irving did the same in Game 1 but nearly no one else came through, sending the Cavs to a 132-113 loss and an 0-2 series deficit. Though they did drop one against the Celtics, overall, Cleveland was superb in rounds two and three. Cavaliers coach Tyronn Lue noted afterward it's ...

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  • Ford Motor Company (F) Shares Surge As May Sales Rise
Ford Motor Company (F) Shares Surge As May Sales Rise

The stock of Intact Financial Corporation (TSE:IFC) earned "Outperform" rating by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, November 5. Peconic Partners Llc decreased General Mtrs Co (GM) stake by 74.01% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Manufacturers Life Insurance Com The invested in 0.08% or 1.60 million shares. Sumitomo Life Ins, Japan-based fund repor...

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  • National Doughnut Day on Friday offers freebies!
National Doughnut Day on Friday offers freebies!

Dunkin' Donuts: Guests get a free classic doughnut of their choice with the purchase of any beverage. And today (Friday) in honor of National Donut Day, donut shops are offering all kinds of sweet treats, including Glazed and Infused with a special donut created just for the holiday.

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  • Portland free speech rally, counter protests draw thousands
Portland free speech rally, counter protests draw thousands

Ricky Best, 53, and Taliesin Namkai-Meche, 23, were killed while trying to intervene . The slayings shocked the city and exposed the long-simmering racial tension here, with roots in Oregon's establishment as a white utopia in the Pacific Northwest.

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  • How Michael Bloomberg is defying Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords
How Michael Bloomberg is defying Trump's withdrawal from the Paris climate accords

President Donald Trump's supporters on Friday cast his decision to abandon the world's climate change pact as a "refreshing" stance for the USA that would save jobs and unburden industry. "It also flies in the face of the many cities, states, and companies across the country that are committed to moving forward on clean energy, resilience and a...

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  • Russian Federation investigation IDs White House official
Russian Federation investigation IDs White House official

While the White House initially pointed to a memo from Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, outlining Comey's mismanagement of the investigation into Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's private email server, as the impetus for his termination, Trump later admitted that the Russian Federation investigation - which he has called a...

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  • Ariana Grande Performs 'One Last Time' at One Love Manchester
Ariana Grande Performs 'One Last Time' at One Love Manchester

During the show Grande duetted with Miley Cyrus on Crowded House's Don't Dream It's Over and was joined on stage by her boyfriend Mac Miller as they performed their collaboration The Way and Miller's track Dang! Seven people were killed and 48 were injured in that attack.

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  • Hundreds to march across Golden Gate for Gun Violence Awareness Day
Hundreds to march across Golden Gate for Gun Violence Awareness Day

On her website , she wrote the United States has more guns than any other country in the world, in fact, there are more guns in America than the rest of the globe combined. A National Gun Violence Awareness Day event is being held Friday afternoon in Conway. This year gun sense advocates in Monroe are invited to join with #WearOrange ...

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  • Disney CEO Bob Iger quits Trump council over Paris climate agreement
Disney CEO Bob Iger quits Trump council over Paris climate agreement

Another user, "Maizhen Keji", calls Trump "short-sighted" and "selfish" and says that public opinion towards his withdrawal from the agreement can be summed up with a Chinese proverb: "shuineng zaizhou": "not only can water float a boat, it can also sink it".

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  • James Comey to Give Public Testimony Before Congress
James Comey to Give Public Testimony Before Congress

Comey's handling of the Clinton email investigation, however, entered the spotlight again last week after a report that a possibly fake Russian intelligence document , obtained by the FBI during the election, influenced Comey's decision to announce the end of the investigation.

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  • CNN Asks Spelling Champ To Spell 'Covfefe'
CNN Asks Spelling Champ To Spell 'Covfefe'

The country's newest spelling bee champ, Ananya Vinay , is very lucky that this word didn't come up during competition - because she can't spell it. From there, things quickly got awkward. Friends said Ananya's victory did not come easy- she may looked poised on stage but it is a result of years of non-stop training. "Good enough", Cuomo said.

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  • The White House Says It Won't Answer Questions About Russia Anymore
The White House Says It Won't Answer Questions About Russia Anymore

Tuesday's resignation by Mike Dubke, President Trump's communications director, in the midst of a rumored staff shake-up suggest the White House may see the current imbroglio as more of a messaging problem then a national security question.

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  • Bounty Hunters, Fugitive Dead After Massive Shootout At Texas Car Dealership
Bounty Hunters, Fugitive Dead After Massive Shootout At Texas Car Dealership

Fugitive Recovery and Extradition. The City says no Greenville police officers were involved or injured. He also says the pair did not alert local law enforcement before honing in on Raymond Hutchinson. After waiting several hours, Bernal and Garcia approached Hutchinson with their guns drawn. Hutchinson tried to pull a handgun from his waistband...

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  • 'I knew them all': Confident Ananya Vinay wins spelling bee
'I knew them all': Confident Ananya Vinay wins spelling bee

Alice Liu, 10, from Chesterfield, Mo., smiles before spelling her word during the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee, Thursday, June 1, 2017, in Oxon Hill, Md . As for the winner's speech, Ananya says she wrote it as motivation to study more. She'll deliver it Friday. We would like you to spell a word. Ananya and Rohan, an eighth-grader from Edm...

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  • Trump travel ban: What happens after Supreme Court appeal
Trump travel ban: What happens after Supreme Court appeal

As the case "enjoins a formal national-security determination by the president of the United States" there is also a strong likelihood the court would want to take the case, he added. The Trump administration is challenging that appeals court ruling and hoping that the Supreme Court , now staffed with Trump pick Justice Neil Gorsuch, will gran...

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  • Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to United Nations for climate change
Billionaire Bloomberg pledges $15 million to United Nations for climate change

As part of his United Nations role, Bloomberg is organizing American states, cities and businesses that have pledged to meet the Paris accords' goals without the federal government's help. Pruitt declined to tell reporters at the White House whether Trump now believes it is real and threatens the country. The U.S. now joins the only two countri...

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  • Former Penn State administrators sentenced in connection with Sandusky abuse
Former Penn State administrators sentenced in connection with Sandusky abuse

Spanier and two other former university administrators were each sentenced Friday to at least two months in jail for failing to alert authorities to a 2001 allegation against ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky , a decision that enabled the now-convicted serial predator to continue molesting boys.

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  • Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest
Former PSU President will do jail time and house arrest

Curley was sentenced to seven to 23 months' incarceration and two years' probation, Grace said. Judge John Boccabella set that report date in post-sentence orders Friday for former Penn State president Graham Spanier , former athletic director Tim Curley , and former senior vice president for business and finance Gary Schultz .

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