Day: August 2, 2017

Scaramucci’s rise and fall on Wall Street and in the White House

SkyBridge Capital CEO Anthony Scaramucci in 2016. Reuters Anthony Scaramucci is still planning to sell his firm, SkyBridge...

Audi Cup Final Report: Atletico Madrid v Liverpool 02 August 2017

Audi Cup Final Report: Atletico Madrid 0 (5)- (4) 0 Liverpool Date: 02 August 2017 Venue: Allianz Arena...

Photographers gear up for August solar eclipse

The Aug. 21 solar eclipse may become the most photographed in history, with tens of millions across North...

Pacific Northwest threatened by hottest weather ever recorded; Seattle could hit 100

European model simulation of heat dome over Pacific Northwest Thursday. (WeatherBell.com) An overpowering dome of hot air has...

1 dead, 1 missing, 9 injured in Minnehaha Academy blast

A natural gas explosion late Wednesday morning rocked and set ablaze Minnehaha Academy’s upper school in Minneapolis, causing...

Smoke from wildfires moves into Willamette Valley | Local

Smoke from wildfires moves into Willamette Valley | Local | gazettetimes.com Already a subscriber? Click on the button...

Pete Rose is toxic again after repulsive allegations

The ones who have stood by Pete Rose might not for much longer. The Phillies have canceled plans...

Connelly: Durkan is a frontrunner for mayor, but not a sure bet

Potent opponent in both Moon, Oliver in Seattle mayoral contest By Joel Connelly, SeattlePI Updated 3:53 pm, Wednesday, August...

PHOTO GALLERY/VIDEO: At last, St. Croix Crossing will open to public at 8 p.m. Aug. 2

State and local political dignitaries gathered to commemorate and honor those who played key roles in making the...

Philander puts ‘tough’ week behind him

Cape Town - Proteas bowler, Vernon Philander, says he is looking to put a ‘tough’ week behind him...

Reimer: Unsurprisingly, NESN glosses over Price-Eckersley drama

The Red Sox’ wild win over the Indians Tuesday was their most dramatic victory of the season, and...

Bafana Bafana starlet Jamie Webber focused on improving his game – News

Posted: 2 August 2017 Time: 22:05 Stellenbosch FC starlet Jamie Webber very critical over his Bafana Bafana performances...

Completely fantasizing about what Real Madrid players should join MLS

With just a few hours to go until the MLS All-Stars take on Real Madrid on Wednesday night in...

Watch CNN’s Jim Acosta and White House advisor Stephen Miller’s heated exchange over Trump’s immigration policy

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5 reasons Apple’s stock is at a record high

Last Updated Aug 2, 2017 4:05 PM EDT Apple (AAPL) CEO Tim Cook is starting to emerge from...

White House aide: Statue of liberty poem not the test for immigration policy

Top White House policy aide Stephen Miller on Wednesday defended the White House's new legal immigration legislation in part by...

Bedford County town evacuated after fiery train derailment

HYNDMAN, Pa. - Federal investigators have arrived at the scene of a freight train derailment in Bedford County,...

South Sudanese Refugees in Uganda Near Million Mark – US News & World Report

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, spiritual leader of the world's Anglicans, prayed on Wednesday with South Sudanese refugees...

South Sudanese refugees in Uganda near million mark – The Star Online

Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby, spiritual leader of the world's Anglicans, prayed on Wednesday with South Sudanese refugees...

#WomensMonth: No place for enslavement in South Africa – Iol.co.za

Slavery isn't something that exists only in dusty history books or racy novels, it's a reality for people...

Kenya official: 3 killed in suspected al-Shabab attack – The Washington Post

NAIROBI, Kenya - Suspected al-Shabab extremists attacked vehicles in Kenya's coastal county of Lamu and killed three people...

Maria Sharapova withdraws from Stanford’s Bank of the West Classic

Maria Sharapova's last Grand Slam win came at the French Open in 2014Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova...

Trump says the Boy Scouts called to tell him his speech was the ‘greatest.’ He appears to have imagined this.

In a speech at the 2017 National Scout Jamboree in Glen Jean, W.Va., July 24, President Trump said...

Several Mid-Michigan counties declared a major disaster area

LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder today announced President Donald Trump has declared a major disaster area for four...

Thousands protest against Guinea’s Conde over election delays, insecurity – Reuters

Several thousand opponents of Guinea's President Alpha Conde protested in the capital Conakry on Wednesday against election delays...

Showers and storms likely Thursday, some could be severe | Local weather

Showers and storms likely Thursday, some could be severe | Local weather | host.madison.com You are the owner...

Zimbabwe: Drama as Soldiers Beat Up Police Officers – AllAfrica.com

A mob of soldiers, clad in Zimbabwe National Army gear, Tuesday late afternoon ran amok and mercilessly beat...

SABC News – DA hands over petitions to Ramaphosa’s office:Wednesday 2 August 2017

More than a million people signed DA's petitions calling for President Jacob Zuma to step down. (SABC) Democratic...

Actually, we still need affirmative action for African Americans in college admissions. Here’s why.

The Trump administration is targeting affirmative action policies at universities under a new initiative in the Justice Department....

Australian trapdoor spider may be a seafaring castaway from Africa – Science News

Trapdoor spiders are reluctant travellers, but millions of years ago one species appears to have made an epic...

Trump’s Russia statement proves he doesn’t understand separation of powers

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42 Nigerian Men Were Reportedly Arrested on Suspicion of Being Gay – Teen Vogue

At least 42 men suspected of engaging in "homosexual acts" were arrested Saturday, July 29, in the Nigerian...

Nigerian aboard Ethiopian Airlines allegedly slumps, dies of high grams of dr… – Vanguard

Fresh facts have emerged detailing how one Mr. Sylvanus Amachukwu Godwin, a Nigerian national with Passport Number A06011089...

Trump Supports Bill That Would Cut Legal Immigration by Half

The proposal revives an idea that was included in broader immigration legislation supported by President George W. Bush...

Hall of Famer Hakeem Olajuwon impressed by African NBA stars who followed him

BIRMINGHAM, England -- Born in Lagos, Hakeem Olajuwon blazed a trail when he made the journey from Nigeria...

SABC News – Venezuela political crisis remains a concern:Wednesday 2 August 2017

In the grips of an economic and political crisis, there are concerns in some quarters that Venezeula could...

Nigerian police consider ‘gay’ charges against 42 men

Lagos - Nigerian police are considering charges against 42 men arrested in Lagos on account of their alleged...

Boko Haram extremists storm Nigeria village, killing 7

Yola -  Authorities in northern Nigeria say Boko Haram extremists have killed at least seven people in an...

Kenya official: 3 killed in suspected al-Shabaab attack

Nairobi -  Suspected al-Shabaab extremists attacked vehicles in Kenya's coastal county of Lamu and killed three people just...

‘Game of Thrones’: The Westeros Avengers Assemble in New Photos

Daenerys, Jon Snow and their allies strike a pose in the first photos for season seven's fourth episode,...