News archive from 24 May 2016

Russia protests US reconnaissance flight over Sea of Japan

MOSCOW –  Russia's Defense Ministry has protested a U.S. reconnaissance flight over the Sea of Japan near the nation's borders, saying it jeopardized air safety in the area. The ministry said in Monday's statement that it summoned a U.S. military...

 
DNA samples show wrong bear euthanized after Smokies hiker attacked

DNA samples show wrong bear euthanized after Smokies hiker attacked

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — The Great Smoky Mountains National Park said Monday the black bear it euthanized earlier this month was not the one that attacked a hiker sleeping in his tent near the Spence Field shelter. The determination was made after officials...

 
Armour: NFL proves to be untrustworthy — again

Armour: NFL proves to be untrustworthy — again

It didn’t take long for members of Congress to figure out what NFL players learned long ago. On matters of health and safety, particularly when it comes to the head trauma that has marginalized the lives of so many already, the NFL cannot be trusted....

Usa Today, 19:17 in Sport
 
Most House GOP women in tough races biding time on Trump

Most House GOP women in tough races biding time on Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — Before deciding if she'll vote for Donald Trump, Martha McSally says she'll spend time "determining what kind of man he is." Mia Love says some comments by the presumptive Republican presidential candidate need "some...

Chron, 19:19 in Politics
 

Mobile councilman shot in South Africa faces 'positive' prognosis

Councilman C.J. Small was transferred Monday to a private hospital and is receiving "the best of care" before returning to the U.S., his attorney said. Raymond Bell, in a news release, said that Small was transferred to the Trauma Center in...

 
Arizona juvenile-detention officer pleads guilty to sexual misconduct

Arizona juvenile-detention officer pleads guilty to sexual misconduct

A former youth-corrections officer pleaded guilty Monday to one count of child abuse with sexual motivation, according to Maricopa County Superior Court. Patrice Simon Dawson was fired from her position with the Arizona Department of Juvenile...

 
Court reinstates Libor antitrust lawsuits against banks

Court reinstates Libor antitrust lawsuits against banks

Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and 13 other international banks suffered a legal setback Monday when a federal appeals court reinstated private antitrust lawsuits that accused them of manipulating a global financial...

 

Clinton declines Fox News invitation to proposed Dem debate

Hillary Clinton's campaign has declined an invitation to a proposed Fox News-hosted Democratic presidential debate that her primary opponent Bernie Sanders tentatively accepted last week. The campaign released a statement Monday, almost a week after...

Fox News, 19:36 in Politics
 

Resignations sought after goatee blocks grad from ceremony

AMITE, La. –  A Louisiana chapter of the NAACP wants a school superintendent and three school board members to resign after a high school valedictorian was blocked from participating in graduation for refusing to shave his beard. At a Monday rally in...

Fox News, 19:37 in Learning
 
Sculpture of homeless Jesus finds home at Detroit church

Sculpture of homeless Jesus finds home at Detroit church

DETROIT — Canadian artist Timothy Schmalz unveiled his latest sculpture depicting Jesus as a homeless man Sunday during a dedication ceremony at the Historic Trinity Lutheran Church. Schmalz's sculpture, “Whatsoever You Do,” will be permanently...

 

Argentina and Brazil agree to mediate in Venezuela crisis

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina –  Brazil's acting foreign minister says his country will work with Argentina to help find a solution to Venezuela's political crisis. Venezuela is facing a severe economic crisis, with the world's highest inflation and...

 
Warriors' Draymond Green not suspended for groin kick to Steven Adams

Warriors' Draymond Green not suspended for groin kick to Steven Adams

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green will not be suspended for kicking Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams in the groin in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals on Sunday night, two people close to the situation told USA TODAY Sports...

AZCentral, 19:40 in Sport
 

3 Benefits of Cloud-Based Accounting Tools for Small-Business Owners

What do a pastry chef, a construction project manager and a creative design director have in common? As small-business owners, each opened up shop to serve customers and do what they love -- not to spend hours on accounting or bookkeeping....

Fox News, 19:50 in Business
 
Is American mobile market flexible enough to try China's bendable smartphones?

Is American mobile market flexible enough to try China's bendable smartphones?

A little-known startup in China is gunning to be the first to sell bendable smartphones this year, seeking to upstage Samsung Electronics Co., which has started to dabble in flexible-screen technology. Moxi Group, based in Chongqing, says it will...

 

Old Colony Correctional Center inmate charged with threatening to kill Obama

BOSTON — A Massachusetts state prison inmate has been charged with threatening to kill President Barack Obama. Alex Hernandez was charged Monday with two counts of threatening to kill and inflict bodily harm upon the president. Federal agents launched...

 

News Widget for Webmasters

Newsrt at twitter

«
»
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
            1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31