Across the United States, counter-protests are planned as Anti-Sharia marches

Anti-Muslim activists hoisted American flags and delivered fiery speeches in rallies across the country Saturday, facing off against crowds of counter-demonstrators in several cities and exposing the visceral rage that has come to define America's po... More..

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Nadal just 1 step away from 'La Decima' in Paris

He can take confidence from a record of 15 wins from 18 meetings with Wawrinka, but the Swiss has won three of the last six, including his first Grand Slam win in the 2014 Australian Open final. He proved n...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

E3 2017: 'Star Wars Battlefront II' Official Gameplay Trailer

Exclusive to the console version will be a split-screen co-op mode. PC players will have to go through Origin for the new game. The Battlefield 1 In the Name of the Tsar expansion was given a September re...More..

Texas A&M rallies to win 12-6, advance to CWS
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Texas A&M rallies to win 12-6, advance to CWS

The Wildcats then scored two more off hits from Will Robertson and Brian Fortier to cut the deficit to 6-3. Allen got Gutierrez to pop up behind the mound, but second baseman Alex Acosta was unable to hang ...More..

Navy's newest warship USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in Texas
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Navy's newest warship USS Gabrielle Giffords commissioned in Texas

Various speakers, including former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton , said Giffords' strength and courage made her worthy of being the namesake of the Navy's newest ship. "You make me proud". More than 4...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Ostapenko wins; Nadal vs. Wawrinka in final

Speaking after her semi-final defeat, Timea Bacsinszky said: "She's hitting as hard as she can down the line from nowhere". With victories here over Olympic gold medallist Monica Puig, US Open victor Sam Stos...More..

Lincoln Memorial reflecting pool to be drained after 80 ducks die
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Lincoln Memorial reflecting pool to be drained after 80 ducks die

The ducks' deaths were likely caused by high levels of the parasite cercarial dermatitis , which grow in and are released by snails that live in the pool, the park service said Friday . However, a few weeks a...More..

Letters - PRI Response To US Withdrawal From Climate Agreement
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Letters - PRI Response To US Withdrawal From Climate Agreement

Iowa City Mayor Jim Throgmorton has joined thousands of mayors across the country in support of the Paris Agreement. Asked about America's decision to leave the 2015 climate accord, he said, "The decision by th...More..

by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Sudanese Cabinet Confirms Support To Settle Gulf Crisis

That was news to the Pentagon, which just minutes before said that the days-long blockade of Qatar had yet to interfere with USA operations at al-Udeid, from which are launched many sorties of the U.S-led c...More..

Virginia, other states reviewing election systems for signs of intrusion
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Virginia, other states reviewing election systems for signs of intrusion

The firm that the report said was hacked says its voter registration software was used by local election offices in eight states. Sarah Revell , spokesperson for Florida Secretary of State Ken Detzner...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Pelosi: Sessions should resign as attorney general

Lawmakers will most certainly ask James Comey if the president asked him to end it or if the president pressured him to stop looking into Russia's ties to fired national security advisor Michael Flynn. But he...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Theresa May says she'll remain PM despite calls to go

And the Brexit talks are due to start in 10 days time . "People are crying out for help and he's been working on that, he hasn't really been working on Brexit", she said, while locals browsed bric-a-brac...More..

Police find body in Thames; likely 8th London terror victim
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Police find body in Thames; likely 8th London terror victim

British police investigating the deadly attacks on London Bridge on Saturday said they had arrested three more suspects, as footage of the moment officers shot the assailants dead appeared online. Pakistani ...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

California, China Sign Climate Deal, Sidestep Trump

California has the strictest climate controls in the country, spearheading the renewable energy movement in the USA, however, China has overtaken the U.S. To simply surmise, as pointed out in The Guardian , ...More..

Dry Through The Weekend. Rain Chances Return Next Week
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Dry Through The Weekend. Rain Chances Return Next Week

Winds look to be light. Temperatures will be almost 40 degrees warmer Sunday afternoon than they were Friday morning. The 90s and dry conditions continue into the workweek. Temperatures will reach the m...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

North Korea says it has tested new anti-ship missile

This statement follows North Korea's claim that it has tested a new type of missile that could strike South Korean and USA warships "at will" if attacked. A State Department spokeswoman, Katina Adams, said ...More..

Walking all night in Belchertown for Relay for Life
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Walking all night in Belchertown for Relay for Life

Highlights on June 24 include Relay's Got Talent, midnight to 2 a.m.; workout class, midnight; Jazzercise, 7 a.m.; a 5K run, 7 a.m.; yoga, 9 a.m.; youth lap with police officers and firefighters and EMTs, 10 a....More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Theresa May heads to Buckingham Palace to seek minority government

Indeed, the prospect of a "hard" Brexit , by which the United Kingdom leaves with no deal, has shrunk with the Conservative majority, as it's a likely "red line" for the Democratic Unionist Party , the Northe...More..

by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Pressure on Theresa May as third London attacker is named

The force says formal identification has not yet taken place, but Xavier Thomas' next of kin have been informed. Nathalie Cros Brohan, sister of Mr Thomas's girlfriend Christine Delcros, posted on Facebook ...More..

Pension bill passes PA House, now heads to Gov. Wolf for signature
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Pension bill passes PA House, now heads to Gov. Wolf for signature

Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster. "For decades, many workers in the private sector have relied on 401 (k) plans to fund their retirements", Quinn said in a statement. The City of Palm Beach in Florida moved its polic...More..