News archive from 28 May 2016

GOP senators complain to DOJ over push to 'stifle' climate debate

GOP senators complain to DOJ over push to 'stifle' climate debate

Five Republican senators are fighting back against what they see as heavy-handed tactics by the Department of Justice to silence climate change skeptics. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., may have shed light on the DOJ tactics at a Senate hearing in...

Fox News, 19:01 in Politics
 

Veteran Lawrence cop charged with extorting cocaine from dealer

A longtime Lawrence cop accused of using his position as a police officer to get free cocaine from his go-to drug dealer is facing up to 20 years behind bars on a federal extortion charge, officials say. John R. Desantis Jr., 44, of Methuen — a...

 
Mets' Terry Collins: 1B not where you 'put the fat kid'

Mets' Terry Collins: 1B not where you 'put the fat kid'

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets manager Terry Collins isn't thinking about shifting Michael Conforto to first base because of Lucas Duda's back injury. "As I've tried to gingerly say it, this isn't high school where you put the fat kid over at first,"...

Usa Today, 19:07 in Sport
 
Rougned Odor's suspension reduced, returns June 4

Rougned Odor's suspension reduced, returns June 4

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor started serving his suspension Friday for punching Toronto's Jose Bautista after the penalty was reduced from eight to seven games. Odor was out of the lineup for the series opener against...

Usa Today, 19:07 in Sport
 
SpaceX successfully lands Falcon rocket booster

SpaceX successfully lands Falcon rocket booster

Skip AdAd Loading...xEmbed xShare SpaceX Falcon 9 launches Thaicom 8 from Cape Canaveral's Launch Complex 40. SpaceX video. Posted May 27, 2016 MELBOURNE, Fla. — SpaceX landed its third consecutive rocket on a ship in the Atlantic Ocean, during a...

 

Birmingham Health Care board member testifies he was unaware of $6 million appraisal before sale

When Birmingham Health Care's board of directors voted unanimously in February 2008 on a plan to sell its building on the Southside of town to a company formed by the group's CEO Jonathan Dunning for about $2.8 million and then lease it back at least...

 

Birmingham Health Care board member testifies he was unaware of $6 million appraisal before sale

When Birmingham Health Care's board of directors voted unanimously in February 2008 on a plan to sell its building on the Southside of town to a company formed by the group's CEO Jonathan Dunning for about $2.8 million and then lease it back at least...

 

2 bodies found in car in Alabama River

Two bodies were found inside a car in the Alabama River on Friday morning, according to reports. Clarke County Sheriff Ray Norris told Fox 10 that authorities had recovered the body of a male. Witnesses at the scene told the station that three people...

 
Arlington, if you retain Rangers, take me out to the ballgame on a train

Arlington, if you retain Rangers, take me out to the ballgame on a train

Here’s a billion-dollar question for Arlington and the Texas Rangers: How do we get more than air conditioning out of the new stadium deal? Think transit and connectivity, a forward-looking, sustainable way to link Arlington with the rest of the area...

 
Steven Stamkos says he'd like to remain with Lightning

Steven Stamkos says he'd like to remain with Lightning

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Steven Stamkos hopes he hasn't played his last game for the Tampa Bay Lightning. The two-time Maurice Richard Trophy winner as the NHL's top goal scorer can become an unrestricted free agent July 1, however he reiterated Friday that...

Usa Today, 19:28 in Sport
 

Are mobile phones linked to cancer? New research with rats re-opens discussion

Preliminary findings from a controversial study in rats is reigniting a long-running debate over whether mobile-phone use can cause cancer. Two types of tumors — one in the brain, one in the heart — were spotted in male rats exposed to a type of...

 
Mets, Harvey work to correct flaws in his delivery

Mets, Harvey work to correct flaws in his delivery

NEW YORK (AP) — Matt Harvey threw to batters between starts at Citi Field on Friday, trying to correct flaws in his delivery that have turned him into one of the worst starting pitchers in the major leagues. A season after helping the Mets reach the...

Usa Today, 19:37 in Sport
 

Autopsies reveal details of San Bernardino terror attack

LOS ANGELES –  Newly released autopsies of the 14 victims of the San Bernardino terror attack reveal horrific details of the carnage. The autopsies were released Friday as part of a public records request by The Associated Press. They confirm all...

Fox News, 19:39 in Crime
 

You Can't Succeed at Sales Working in Failure Mode

As an entrepreneur, time is your scarcest resource. You should try to spend each minute of your work life in the most effective way possible. This means reducing the time you spend on sales and increasing the time you spend on marketing. Marketing...

Fox News, 19:51 in Business
 
Rocco Mediate opens 4-stroke lead in Senior PGA Championship

Rocco Mediate opens 4-stroke lead in Senior PGA Championship

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Rocco Mediate stretched his Senior PGA Championship lead to four strokes Friday at Harbor Shores, birdieing the final two holes for a 5-under 66. "I haven't been here in a long time," Mediate said. "I'm...

Usa Today, 19:51 in Sport
 

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