Bill Cosby jury selected

Cosby, in an interview last week, said he thinks race "could be" a motivating factor in the accusations against him. With 100 people questioned, attorneys for comedian Bill Cosby say the jury pool is overwhelmingly white and prosecutors are try... More..

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National Spelling Bee gets down to final 4

Shruthika Padhy , 11, from Cherry Hill, N.J., reacts after misselling "quintain "during the finals of the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Md ., Thursday, June 1, 2017. The victor receives a ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

In Shift, White House Refers Russia Questions to Outside Counsel

Spicer said. "I'm theorizing that Trump meant to say "kerfuffle' and knew neither how to spell or pronounce it". "I think the president's comments on this, that he will be making a decision in the next few d...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to 'sexting' minor, says he has 'a sickness'

But are his repeated online sex infractions - including his infamous underwear tweet - just symptoms of a sickness that should be treated, not punished? "I have a sickness", Weiner said , "but I do not hav...More..

Portland victim's mother appeals Trump to speak against intolerance
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Portland victim's mother appeals Trump to speak against intolerance

Police say when three other men on the train, including Fletcher, intervened, Christian attacked them. Fletcher also indicted the notoriously liberal city of Portland for having a "white savior complex" (...More..

Industrial gas makers Linde, Praxair announce merger deal
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Industrial gas makers Linde, Praxair announce merger deal

The institutional investor owned 131,489 shares of the basic materials company's stock after selling 22,420 shares during the period. Several other hedge funds also recently modified their holdings of the com...More..

Ivy League admission, as easy as pizza pie
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Ivy League admission, as easy as pizza pie

At Yale, no less! This girl found out just how far a love of pizza can take you when her cheesy essay encouraged Yale University to accept her college application. She also ranked in the top 10 of her gra...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Defense wants talk of Castile's permit omitted

Defense attorney Earl Gray argued that all mentions of Castile's permit to carry made by Reynolds in video footage of the incident be removed. Yanez's attorney Tom Kelly said he had no comment as he left ...More..

12-year-old crowned champion of Scripps National Spelling Bee
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

12-year-old crowned champion of Scripps National Spelling Bee

The 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee competition will be held from May 30, 2017 through June 1, 2017 . "It's like a dream come true", Ananya said . She won United States dollars 40,000 in cash and prize...More..

Family of Oregon stabbing suspect offers condolences
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Family of Oregon stabbing suspect offers condolences

Christian's family released a statement on Thursday afternoon, expressing their "deepest sympathies to the families of the deceased; to the young women harassed; and to everyone who tried to protect these yo...More..

White House says will refer questions about Russia probes to Trump's attorney
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

White House says will refer questions about Russia probes to Trump's attorney

Dubke's departure comes amid White House plans for a larger strategic communications shake-up to tackle allegations involving collusion between Trump's presidential campaign and Russian Federation, including ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

World pledges to save 'Mother Earth' despite Trump's snub to climate pact

Former president Barack Obama , who signed the Paris accord for the United States, said the nations that remain party to the agreement will be the nations that reap the benefits in jobs and industries cr...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

White House grants 14 ethics waivers to staff

The waiver, which was undated, did not mention Mr. Bannon specifically, but appeared to benefit him by potentially dislodging him from a pending ethics complaint over his past discussions with Breitbart edi...More..

SEC changes graduate transfer rules to allow Malik Zaire to Florida
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

SEC changes graduate transfer rules to allow Malik Zaire to Florida

Two graduate transfers during the 2015 season did not meet their academic requirements, which brought about a ban for the Gators. The SEC's leaders voted to change the April rules for out-of-conference transf...More..

Sheriff: First missing person found dead at Cambria explosion site
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Sheriff: First missing person found dead at Cambria explosion site

Sixteen people were inside the plant at the time of the explosion. But the company was reprimanded in 2011 for failing to have an adequate dust explosion protection system. Graduation at Cambria-Friesland High ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Putin ridicules US focus on ambassador contacts

Refusing to be drawn into a debate on whether he supported or was opposed to President Donald Trump's action, Modi said he will take the side of the future generations and held the view that mankind can not e...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

ACLU against effort to allow Trump travel ban

But that should be considered highly unlikely in a case this high-profile and heated. "Nowhere did the Din Court authorize going behind the government's notice for the objective of showing bad faith", the dis...More..

Dufner has another 65 and opens big lead at Memorial
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Dufner has another 65 and opens big lead at Memorial

Lingmerth , victor of the Jack Nicklaus-hosted tournament in Dublin, Ohio, in 2015, hasn't posted a top-10 finish on the US PGA Tour this year. Jordan Spieth , fresh from a runner-up finish at the Dean & D...More..

Trump Is Worried About The Trade Deficit With Germany. He Shouldn't Be
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump Is Worried About The Trade Deficit With Germany. He Shouldn't Be

The president says the U.S. is running a "MASSIVE" trade deficit with Germany, but "this will change". " Donald Trump is making clear with his tweet that he considers Germany a political opponent", said Thom...More..

Police search for man suspected of stealing Portland stabbing victim's bag, ring
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Police search for man suspected of stealing Portland stabbing victim's bag, ring

Best and Meche died as a result of the wounds they sustained. Best, a resident of Happy Valley, Ore., was pronounced dead at the scene, police said . He is a white man with a blonde mullet and was wearing a ...More..

Farmer suing East Lansing after being kicked out of farmer's market
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Farmer suing East Lansing after being kicked out of farmer's market

Lahanas says that's why Steve Tennes , owner of the Country Mill Orchard, was told not to come back to the market. The post addressed Tennes' decision past year to refer same-sex couples searching for a we...More..

Amazon to launch sortation center in Mobile County
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Amazon to launch sortation center in Mobile County

The job description includes picking up, packing, and shipping large customer items. Retail giant Amazon will launch a new facility in Theodore later this year. That is a slightly different focus than the oth...More..

Golfer who signed for incorrect score in 1968 Masters dies at 94
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Golfer who signed for incorrect score in 1968 Masters dies at 94

Roberto De Vicenzo , best known for signing an incorrect scorecard at the 1968 Masters, which denied him a spot in a playoff, died Thursday in his native Argentina at the age of 94. De Vicenzo said in an interv...More..

US cites 'complete obliteration of mock warhead
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

US cites 'complete obliteration of mock warhead

As per the Vice Adm. James Syring, director of the Missile Defense Agency , who claims that this system is to test against an ICBM-type target, and this will create a record till now, as the longest intercept ...More..

Portland mayor aims to nix free-speech rally, fears 'hatred'
by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Portland mayor aims to nix free-speech rally, fears 'hatred'

He was drinking sangria from a large, bladder-style bag and began shouting anti-Muslim slurs once he spotted the two young women. The FBI is assisting Portland police, who are leading the investigation and ar...More..