News archive from 25 May 2016

Cleveland Cavaliers' shooting struggles giving Toronto Raptors a chance

Cleveland Cavaliers' shooting struggles giving Toronto Raptors a chance

CLEVELAND – Now we know why LeBron James rejected the idea that the Cleveland Cavaliers are a three-point shooting team. Now we know why James didn’t want the Cavs to fall in love with the three-ball. When Cleveland is making three-pointers – as it...

Usa Today, 19:01 in Sport
 
Bill to require cash for extending voting hours speeds toward Ohio gov

Bill to require cash for extending voting hours speeds toward Ohio gov

COLUMBUS — A first-of-its-kind proposal being fast-tracked through the Ohio Legislature would require money from voters — possibly thousands of dollars — to keep polls open longer when delays occur. The change from state Sen. Bill Seitz, a Republican...

 
Canadian Armed Forces Snowbirds fly over Washington DC

Canadian Armed Forces Snowbirds fly over Washington DC

The Snowbirds, Canadian Armed Forces’ air demonstration team, flew over Washington, D.C. Tuesday as a “friendship salute” to its U.S. neighbors. It was also an early celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary, to take place in 2017. The aircraft...

 
Honda rolls out first Acura NSX supercar in Ohio factory

Honda rolls out first Acura NSX supercar in Ohio factory

MARYSVILLE, Ohio — Workers cheered as the  first 2017 Acura NSX — a highly anticipated supercar that is expected to boost sales of Honda's premium brand — came off the assembly line at a plant here Tuesday. The event comes more than four years after...

 
Sen. Bernie Sanders aims to maximize impact on Democratic platform

Sen. Bernie Sanders aims to maximize impact on Democratic platform

WASHINGTON -- One is a climate activist who has led major acts of civil disobedience. Another is a civil rights leader who was arrested as part of the Occupy Wall Street movement. There are no shrinking violets among the supporters Sen. Bernie Sanders...

 

Conversation of the Day: Do you support paid family leave?

My colleague Charles J. Dean reported Tuesday that a new poll shows Americans age 40 and older overwhelmingly support paid time off from work to care for either a child or a seriously ill family member. The Associated Press and NORC Center for Public...

 
Marine killed in WWII to be laid to rest on Memorial Day

Marine killed in WWII to be laid to rest on Memorial Day

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — A rosary ring. Coins and various gear. A small St. Christopher cross often worn for protection during long voyages. These were the things that laid buried with Marine PFC James Johnson for more than 70 years and what he carried...

 
Results: Texans head to the polls for runoff elections

Results: Texans head to the polls for runoff elections

While  much of the country's focus has shifted to the expected November contest between Donald Trump and Hilary Clinton, for many Texas offices the parties still need to select a nominee.  Polls opened this morning for a small array of Harris County...

Chron, 19:23 in Politics
 
On human rights, Obama finds Vietnam a work in progress

On human rights, Obama finds Vietnam a work in progress

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam (AP) — When President Barack Obama met with human rights advocates and other activists Tuesday, he spoke of the "remarkable strides" Vietnam was making on a range of issues. Nguyen Quang A missed the meeting: That...

Chron, 19:23 in Politics
 
Five arrested in IRS impersonation scam

Five arrested in IRS impersonation scam

Five suspects have been arrested for involvement in a growing IRS impersonation scam that has bilked an estimated $36.5 million from 6,400 victims nationwide, federal officials said Tuesday. Nabbed Monday in Miami, Fla., the suspects are accused of...

 

I-59 lane closures planned this week as bridge replacement project continues

Lanes on Interstate 59 will be closed for several nights this week as the replacement of the 12th Avenue North Bridge that spans over I-59/20 continues. The contractor will implement double lane closures and rolling roadblocks to install steel bridge...

 

I-59 lane closures planned this week as bridge replacement project continues

Lanes on Interstate 59 will be closed for several nights this week as the replacement of the 12th Avenue North Bridge that spans over I-59/20 continues. The contractor will implement double lane closures and rolling roadblocks to install steel bridge...

 

About 500 attend funeral for slain 11-year-old Houston boy

HOUSTON –  About 500 mourners filled a Houston church to capacity Tuesday for the funeral for an 11-year-old boy who was stabbed to death as he walked home from school. Josue Flores' slaying a week ago remains unsolved. "It's like a wound that's...

Fox News, 19:33 in Crime
 
Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in Fallujah

Iraq hasn't asked for extra help in Fallujah

NEW LONDON, Conn. – Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Tuesday that Iraq's government has not made requests for extra help to support a recently launched offensive to recapture Fallujah from the Islamic State, a battle that will be a key test for...

 

How to 'Productize' Your Service Business Offerings

If you own or lead a professional services company, you understand the unique challenges you face in not offering a tangible product. Even if your business is thriving, you still only have so much time to exchange for money. Try as you might to...

Fox News, 19:49 in Business
 

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