Day: August 27, 2017

Jaylen Brown, Jayson Tatum Reported Cavs Targets to Complete Kyrie Irving Trade

Chiang Ying-ying/Associated PressThe Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly eyeing Jaylen Brown and Jayson Tatum as potential additions to complete...

Foreigners Pare Bets on South Africa’s Record-Breaking Stocks

By August 27, 2017, 6:00 PM EDT South Africa’s record-breaking stocks are a hard sell right now.While Johannesburg’s...

Vontaze Burfict celebrates in style as Bengals impress early versus Redskins – NFL Nation

Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict intercepted Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins, ran 62 yards for a touchdown and...

Game of Thrones: Does This Stunning New Location Spell Another Tragedy?

Full ScreenPhotos:Game of Thrones Locations Around the WorldDragonstone a.k.a. San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, Spain.Photo: Left; courtesy of HBO,...

Dalton, Bengals look regular-season ready against Redskins

<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)--sm Mt(0.8em)--sm" type="text" content="LANDOVER, Md. (AP) -- Andy Dalton and the Cincinnati Bengals' starters...

Full extent of Harvey’s aftermath starts to come into chilling focus

Downtown is seen in rain and clouds in Houston on Sunday. Rising water from Hurricane Harvey pushed thousands...

Sudan announces significant rise of Nile water levels – Xinhuanet

Sudan's civil defense authority announced on Sunday a significant rise in the water levels of Nile River, urging...

One killed, several others injured in Soweto crash – Iol.co.za

One person was killed and a number of others were injured, some seriously, when a truck crashed into...

Trump to Lift Ban on Military Gear to Local Police Forces

The Trump administration is preparing to lift an Obama-era ban on supplying local police forces with surplus military...

California search and rescue teams join emergency relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey in Texas

California has joined the Hurricane Harvey relief efforts, sending eight water search and rescue teams to flooded areas...

Reveal host Al Letson shields man from beating at anti-hate rally

Thanks for your interest in republishing this story. By Reveal staff Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting August...

South Africa's boxing grannies

Old age won't discourage these South African grannies from becoming lean, mean, fighting machines. Source link : http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-41055076...

Chess 670×305 – New Vision

Africa Chess Confederation treasurer Stephen Kisuze and the President Africa Zone 4.2 as well as former UCF president...

Lebanese army arrests Islamic State attack plotter: statement

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanon's army said on Saturday it had detained an Islamic State suspect accused of planning...

Trump wants to lift ban on giving military equipment to police

WASHINGTON — President Trump wants military weapons and armored vehicles to start rolling back to local police departments,...

Meg Whitman is back in the running as the top candidate for Uber CEO job

Jeff Immelt, outgoing GE chairman, has removed himself from consideration for Uber's chief executive. (Pat Sullivan/AP) SAN FRANCISCO...

New Confederate monument unveiled in Alabama

BRANTLEY, Ala. — A monument called “Unknown Alabama Confederate Soldiers” has been unveiled in southern Alabama. Security was...

N.Korea tests short-range missiles as S.Korea, U.S. conduct drills

Reuters By Jack Kim and Phil Stewart SEOUL/WASHINGTON, Aug 26 (Reuters) - North Korea fired several short-range missiles...

1,000 dead from Sierra Leone mudslides – ABC News

More than 1,000 people have died from the mudslide and flood that hit Sierra Leone's capital nearly two...

Op-Ed: Rural transformation as a solution to poverty in South Africa

Around a third of South Africa’s population lives in rural areas. Amongst these people are the country’s most...

Five things we learnt in the PL – SuperSport

Arsenal's 4-0 thrashing by Liverpool thrust manager Arsene Wenger back into the firing line, while leaders Manchester United...

Hoskins homers again as Phillies top Cubs

Hoskins homers again as Phillies top Cubs PHILADELPHIA -- Rhys Hoskins has spent the month of August breathing...

Trump to reverse ban on local police using military equipment: report

President Trump is planning on reversing a ban on allowing local police forces to use surplus military equipment,...

Ceasefire halts Syria-Lebanon border fight against ISIS – World

Ceasefires are in effect in the border area between Syria and Lebanon, halting separate but simultaneous week-long offensives...

Jose Mourinho – Manchester United defender Phil Jones has ankle injury

Jose Mourinho says he is not going to get carried away reveling in Manchester United's perfect start in...

Trump Has Essentially Abdicated The Basic Responsibilities Of A President

It was a stunning moment. On Sunday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson suggested that the president of the...

A Houston Reporter Helped Save A Man From Drowning & The Video Is Incredible

Massive tracts of Houston and southeast Texas are underwater Sunday, with millions of residents in danger as the...

Meet 6 Trans Military Members Walking MTV VMAs Red Carpet: Exclusive

MTV invited transgender members of the U.S. military to Sunday's (Aug. 27) Video Music Awards: "Any patriot who...

Help me clean up UNRA – Kagina – New Vision

Uganda National Roads Authority executive director Allen Kagina has appealed for support from professional entities and members of...

Kenya: Media Handling of Kenya’s Election Protests Calls for Some Soul-Searching – AllAfrica.com

The management of the public's craving for negative stories is one of the longest standing dilemmas of journalism...

El Gouna Film Festival, a milestone in Egyptian cinematic scene – Egypt Today

Sponsored by the Egyptian Culture Ministry and Egyptian Tourism Authority GFF seeks to foster different cinematic voices and...

National Guard Units Join Hurricane Rescue Efforts in Texas

Texas National Guard soldiers arrive in Houston, Texas to aid citizens in heavily flooded areas from the storms...

Nursing home residents wait in water for rescue

Story highlightsA photo shows nursing home residents awaiting rescue amid floodwaters in their facilityGalveston County officials say the...

Philadelphia Phillies turn triple play in fifth inning against Chicago Cubs

PHILADELPHIA -- Rookie Rhys Hoskins continued a spectacular start to his major league career, hitting another home run...

Britain’s nimble approach in Africa will help us escape the shadow of empire – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukBritain's nimble approach in Africa will help us escape the shadow of empireTelegraph.co.ukThe past 20 years of international...

Steve Bannon was set for a graceful exit. Then came Charlottesville.

Steve Bannon was set for a graceful exit. Then came Charlottesville. Pittsburgh Post-GazetteThe political lynching of Sebastian Gorka...

Barcelona holds peace rally after deadly attacks, Europe News & Top Stories

BARCELONA • Half a million people gathered in the heart of Barcelona over the weekend, clutching roses and...

Hoskins homers, starts triple play; Phillies beat Cubs 6-3

AP Published 4:48 p.m. ET Aug. 27, 2017 | Updated 6:00 p.m. ET Aug. 27, 2017Chicago Cubs' Kyle...

Bears’ Cameron Meredith is latest player to go down with a knee injury this weekend

Cameron Meredith’s left leg is moving in a way that Nature did not intend. (Frederick Breedon / Getty...

Trade Rumors Continue After Cavs-Celtics Deal, As Isaiah Thomas’ Health Remains Issue

The Boston Celtics-Cleveland Cavaliers mega-trade remains on hold after a physical revealed All-Star guard Isaiah Thomas has not...