Day: August 9, 2017

Devastating New Orleans floods cost several officials their jobs

NEW ORLEANS -- The devastating floods that swamped New Orleans last weekend have cost several officials their jobs....

Devastating New Orleans floods cost several officials their jobs

NEW ORLEANS -- The devastating floods that swamped New Orleans last weekend have cost several officials their jobs....

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin likes preseason games

Steelers coach Mike Tomlin likes preseason games Tribune-ReviewWiedmer: Joshua Dobbs gets another chance to prove he's a winner...

Apple Should Not Launch The iPhone 7S

Apple Should Not Launch The iPhone 7S ForbesHow Apple Could Become the First $1 Trillion Company FortuneMore Evidence...

Amarillo Globe-News sells to GateHouse Media – KFDA

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Morris Communications Co. announced today that Amarillo's only print newspaper has been sold to...

Hurricane Franklin marks first in Atlantic this year

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5 Transgender Service Members Sue Trump Over Military Ban

A 2014 study by the Williams Institute at the University of California, Los Angeles, estimated that about 8,800...

Apple could finally kill the iPhone ‘S’ name this year – BGR

Throughout the year, most iPhone 8 reports said that Apple is launching three handsets this year, including the...

Apple could finally kill the iPhone ‘S’ name this year – BGR

Throughout the year, most iPhone 8 reports said that Apple is launching three handsets this year, including the...

New tarmac road boosting business in western Uganda

FORTPORTAL/KAMWENGE. The completion of the 206km Fort Portal-Nyakahita Road is boosting business and tourism in western Uganda. Source...

South Africans raise funds for Special Olympics SA – Iol.co.za

People participate in the annual Polar Bear Plunge in Coney Island in the Brooklyn Borough of New York...

Family’s fight for closure five years after Ben’s death in Kenya – North Devon Gazette

It's been five years since security worker Ben Ryalls, from Bucks Cross, died suddenly in Kenya, and his...

Martavis Bryant of Pittsburgh Steelers cleared by NFL to participate in preseason practices, games

LATROBE, Pa. -- The NFL has cleared wide receiver Martavis Bryant to participate in preseason practices and games,...

U.S. expelled two Cuban diplomats after embassy employees in Cuba developed unexplained ailments

Tourists ride vintage American convertibles as they pass by the U.S. embassy in Havana in February 2016. (Desmond...

Bumgarner gets 2nd win since return as Giants top Cubs 3-1

San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner works in the second inning of a baseball game against the...

Why Sessions’ anti-pot crusade went up in smoke

Attorney General Jeff Sessions has moved swiftly to encourage the use of mandatory-minimum sentences and civil-asset forfeiture, two...

With ‘fire and fury,’ Trump revives fears about his possession of nuclear codes

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/With-fire-and-fury-Trump-revives-fears-about-11746372.php Marc Fisher and Jenna Johnson, The Washington Post Published 3:56 pm, Wednesday, August 9, 2017 As with most...

China’s New Base in Djibouti to Aid Economic Expansion in Africa

China's new military and logistical base in Djibouti has put other foreign powers on edge, but observers believe...

NFL finally reinstates Martavis Bryant for training camp, preseason – ProFootballTalk

Getty Images The NFL finally has made a decision about Steelers receiver Martavis Bryant. There’s now only one...

Panthers vs. Texans: Preseason Football Game Info

The first full week of the 2017 NFL preseason football schedule begins tonight with a game between the...

Atlanta Gym Under Fire Over Ban Against Police Officers And Military

An Atlanta gym owner who prohibits police officers and active military members from joining says he’s received death...

SNYDER: Josh Rosen’s point is not a diss of Alabama

SNYDER: Josh Rosen's point is not a diss of Alabama Washington TimesUCLA QB Josh Rosen says it's hard...

Guam: A Tiny Territory Caught in a Global War of Words

Like other Guam residents, Ms. Sokala has been inundated with text messages from friends on the mainland —...

Dolphins’ rebuilt defense on display as Miami opens preseason against Falcons

Matt Burke, flanked by a very special guest, called rookie linebacker Raekwon McMillan over for a quick chat...

Rwanda vote final results: Paul Kagame won poll with 98.8%

Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame won 98.8 percent of the vote in last week’s election, more than initially indicated,...

New Orleans flooded as pumps failed, worrying residents about what will happen when the next hurricane hits

The Circle Food Store was engulfed in floodwater in New Orleans on Saturday. Officials in New Orleans say...

Eritrea, Tanzania: Only African countries ready to face global pandemics

Only two African countries are fully prepared to face a global pandemic if one should break out. The...

South Africa, sole African beneficiary as Qatar waives entry visa for 80 countries

South Africa is the only African country that stands to benefit from a huge visa waiver decision by...

Ethiopia PM affirms growing capacity to host AFCON in the future

Juneidi Basha, President of The Ethiopia Football Federation (EFF) has confirmed that the government has plans of hosting...

Kenya gets first female governor: Anne Waiguru of Jubilee Party jubilates

The gender gap in Kenya’s elections was huge with no woman in the presidential race. Nine female aspirants...

North Korea Statement Attacks Trump, Details Guam Plan

This undated photo released by North Korea’s official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on December 11, 2016 shows...

Cuban diplomats kicked out of US after Americans experience ‘physical symptoms’ in Cuba

Two Cuban diplomats were kicked out of the Washington embassy by the State Department after a series of...

Andy Rubin To Share Essential PH-1 Availability Next Week

Andy Rubin, godfather of Android and creator of the upcoming Essential PH-1, took to Twitter to let the...

Russia flies military observation plane over Capitol, Pentagon, CIA

CBS news' David Martin confirms that Russia flew an military observation plane over Washington D.C. on Wednesday, over...

Tanzania pledges to continue providing asylum to refugees – Xinhuanet

Mwigulu Nchemba, the east African nation's Minister for Home Affairs, said the country's commitment towards the protection of...

Nigeria Basketball crisis: We cannot justify criminality – Ogunade – Vanguard

T he letter from basketball governing body, FIBA penultimate week has, no doubt tilted the balance of power...

Wings of two aircraft collide, more than 190 passengers safe – Nerve News

New Delhi, Aug 9 - The wings of two aircraft collided at the IGI airport here early Wednesday...

Fitch affirms African Development Bank at ‘AAA’; Outlook Stable – Newkerala.com

ABIDJAN, Cote d'Ivoire, 07 August 2017 / PRN Africa / -- Fitch Ratings has affirmed the African Development...

Trump’s golf partner reveals he and president played 18 holes

President Trump spent Wednesday playing 18 holes of golf at his Bedminster course, despite insisting his 17-day sojourn...

Mora had productive talk with Rosen about controversial remarks

A day after some controversial remarks by Josh Rosen were published in a Bleacher Report Q&A with the...