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In a much-anticipated report, the US has revealed the number of people - including civilians - killed in drone strikes. The report, however, is unlikely to quash…
A U.S.-led coalition airstrike killed Basim Muhammad Ahmad Sultan al-Bajari and Hatim Talib al-Hamduni, two senior Islamic State commanders, last Saturday in northern…
A coalition airstrike in Iraq killed two ISIS senior military commanders last week, including a man that the United States says oversaw the terror group's 2014 offensive to capture the Iraqi city of Mosul, the Pentagon said…
Heavy rain, lightning, powerful winds and localized flooding possible as storms fire up this afternoon and…
An orangutan escaped at Busch…
Scottsdale police arrested a 35-year-old man on Thursday after allegedly finding a make-shift drug lab in his…
Can Los Angeles help solve its homeless crisis with a new property tax?That's the $1 billion question posed this week by Los Angeles City Hall as city leaders finalized a ballot measure to raise property taxes to build low-income and affordable housing. Voters will decide in November whether to back the…
Can Los Angeles help solve its homeless crisis with a new property tax?That's the $1 billion question posed this week by Los Angeles City Hall as council members finalized a ballot measure to raise property taxes to build low-income and affordable housing. Voters will decide in November whether to back the…
During construction booms like this, there is a corny joke you sometimes hear at City Hall or the in local chamber of commerce …
There’s a gulf in the levels of cyber-hack preparedness among Southern Nevada b…
Apple is in preliminary talks to buy Tidal, the music-streaming service largely owned by Jay Z, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing unidentified people familiar with the discussions. [...] Spotify is accusing Apple of blocking an update to its music streaming app to push customers toward Apple’s competing service, according to a person familiar with the dispute. Apple rejected the update after Spotify started encouraging customers to subscribe online rather than through the iOS m…
A fake Twitter account tried to bump off McCarthy, but publisher Penguin Random House was having none of it. The Hollywood Reporter said “Star Wars” actor Mark Hamill told an audience in London, “I finish Episode VIII, and then I'm out of work.” Social media and 24-hour news cycles being what they are, some fans fretted madly that Luke might go the way of Obi-Wan Kenobi, the characters from “Lost” and just about anybody who ever appeared in “Game of Thrones.” The Daily Briefing is compil…
MINNEAPOLIS — Nathan Dungan started his career as a financial planner. But when a colleague at financial services firm Thrivent suggested that he develop a one-time workshop for families that have trouble talking about money, it sparked something. In 2003 he founded Share Save Spend, whose mission is to help youths and adults achieve…
July 1 (Reuters) - A digital video disc player was found in the Tesla car that was on autopilot when its driver was killed in a collision with a truck in May, Florida Highway Patrol officials said on... …
July 1 (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc has applied to increase its ownership stake in Wells Fargo & Co past the 10 percent level that could prompt increased regulatory scrutiny,... …
July 1 (Reuters) - Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc has applied to increase its ownership stake in Wells Fargo & Co past the 10 percent level that could prompt increased regulatory scrutiny, the Federal Reserve said on its website on Friday. …
With Friday’s U.S. Court of Appeals ruling putting the Wake County school board race up in the air, 18 candidates still met Friday’s filing deadline. The U.S. Fourth Circuit Court … Click to Continue »…
Winter Gardens Quality Foods Inc. in New Oxford, PA has recalled approximately 42 pounds of Lemongrass Basil Chicken entrées that may be adulterated with Listeria monocytogenes, says a July 1 announcement by  the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). The ready-to-eat, Lifestyle Foods Inc. brand of Lemongrass Basil Chicken product was... Continue Rea…
After a 20-year career in state government, he retired earlier this year as cabinet secretary of the New Mexico Department of Finance and Administration. Prior to that, Clifford was the policy and research director for the New Mexico Taxation and Revenue Department and chief economist for the state Legislative Finance…
The University of Oregon and the union group that represents more than 1,500 graduate student teachers have reached a tentative agreement on a three-year…
The good folks at Business Insider and FourSquare must like their barbecue under-seasoned and overcooked. For this Independence Day weekend, they put out a list of the 50 best barbecue spots in the country and they got it very, very…
Wael Shawky’s “Cabaret Crusades,” with its puppet protagonists, have become famous for their stylish retelling of history.They have graced various events and institutions in the past years, from the 2012 documenta 13 in Kassel to the Egyptian artist’s first solo show at MoMA PS1 last year (see a video here). This month, the last two parts of the epic film trilogy are coming to Austria’s Kunsthaus Bregenz.Inspired by French-Lebanese historian Amin Maalouf’s “The Crusades through Arab Eyes,” …
Poconos Services for Families and Children completed acquisition Friday of the former Coolbaugh Elementary Center for what will become a one-stop center of community services.Poconos Services — which operates the Head Start preschool program for Monroe County low-income children — bought the former elementary school from the Pocono Mountain School District for $3.1 million. The school board approved the sale last August contingent on Pocono Services financing…
What can be better than cold, freshly brewed beer and good hot food? It’s a match made in heaven and the concept behind brew pubs. These days, the pubs, pulling pints of house-made craft beers to down with burgers, brats and other bar favorites, are pretty common fare. But in 1988, when brewer Dan Gordon [...] The post A Heavenly Match: Craft beer and great food at Gordon Biersch appeared first on Entertainer M…
Tim Kepler, a member of the Rockaway Township Police Department, has taken over the head coaching reins for the Golden…
Former St. Louis Blues captain David Backes said he got goosebumps thinking about joining a team that already includes centers like Patrice Bergeron and David…
CHICAGO - Brian Campbell wanted to return to Chicago and the Blackhawks were more than willing to welcome him…
The Vancouver Canucks signed highly-coveted free agent forward Loui Eriksson to a six-year, US$36 million contract on…
Thirty minutes into the start of free agency and more than $284 million had already been handed out in new contracts. A half-hour later, the number was up to $330 million for about 33…
Novak Djokovic will need to win three straight sets on Saturday if he’s to progress to Round 4 at Wimbledon, as his match was called off with Sam Querrey 7-6 (6), 6-1 up on the men’s champion. Rain came at the perfect time for the top seed on Court No. 1, meaning he’ll have the chance to regroup and go again after a night’s rest. There were no such issues for Roger Federer, though, as he coasted past British player Daniel Evans in straight sets. Serena Williams was…
Top women's seed Serena Williams survived a three-set battle with fellow American Christina McHale during a highly entertaining, albeit often rainy, Friday at the 2016 Wimbledon Championships inside the All England Club. Meanwhile, Novak Djokovic, the No. 1 seed on the men's side, might have been saved by a weather delay. He lost the first two sets to Sam Querrey, including an emphatic romp in the second, before the conditions forced a suspension. He'll need to rebound in a big way…
After Friday qualifying; race Friday At Daytona International Speedway Daytona Beach, Fla. Lap length: 2.5 miles (Car number in…
Ed Boon has confirmed Mortal Kombat X is getting extended support, but did not reveal all that entails. Mortal Kombat X launched in April 2015 and shows no signs of slowing down. Rather than end support for the game after the release of Mortal Kombat XL and Kombat Pack 2, NetherRealm Studios head Ed Boon…
Seattle is the third best tech market in North America, trailing only the San Francisco Bay Area and Washington D.C., according to a new report from real estate services company CBRE. CBRE’s annual Scoring Tech Talent report uses 13 metrics like number of tech employees, population trends, wages, education levels and housing and business costs to rank the top metro areas for tech. Seattle passed New York for third this year on the back of a growing, well-paid and well-educated class…
BBC America pres and gm Sarah Barnett spoke with Cablefax this week about running the network since taking over 18 months ago.AICORE_BQ_TRACKING.push({"action":"impression","owner":"cablefax","collection":"cf_post","aicore_id":"5776e85c4170e251078b45b9","entity_id":"5776e85c4170e251078b45b9"}); The post 5Qs: BBCA’s Sarah Barnett Talks Multiplatform, ‘Bonkers Brilliant’ Content appeared first on Cable…
Kemco has decided to put up a few of their games on sale for a limited time over on Google Play. Usually when Kemco does a sale they will put up like 8 or more of their games at a discounted price. For whatever reason though this sale only has four games but all of them have been discounted by at least 80%. So what four games has Kemco dropped the price on? Well here is a list! However, all four are not on sale at the same time. Each week in July there will be a new game getting its…
Things get harder as you get older, and that includes recovering from a night of drinking. If it feels like you don’t handle hangovers as well as you used to, here’s why.Read mor…
Grim Fandango is a point-and-click adventure game that was originally developed and released by Lucas Arts for Windows, back in '98. It was a game that has always intrigued me from afar, with it's apparent flair that draws inspiration from the Day of the Dead, but I never actually got around to it. With its release on to Android, I was looking forward to sinking my teeth into it. The game's story is a quirky twist on the afterlife. All the characters in the game are caught in a nether…
EarlyBird – News for Android brings you ALL of the Android news you crave and lets users decide what matters. Here are the 10 Top Android for the week of July 1…
With only six more selling months to go, Toyota has gained a strong lead over Honda and Nissan so far this year. But of the Japanese “Big Three,” Nissan saw the largest gains for the month of June. Sales for the Nissan Group jumped 13 percent compared to last June, totaling 140,553 units. Nissan has […] The post June 2016 Auto Sales: Honda, Nissan Up, Toyota Drops 5.6 Percent appeared first on Motor…
The post Eye-Fi to Discontinue Service for X1 and X2 Cards appeared first on MEGATechNews. If you own (and actively use, I suppose) an X1 or X2 card from Eye-Fi, you're in a pickle. Eye-Fi has announced that they will be discontinuing service for the cards in September. When they initially shut the services down, most of the services will cease to work, and they won't be updating the the […] The post Eye-Fi to Discontinue Service for X1 and X2 Cards appeared first on…
Valiant’s 4001 A.D. event continues on Wednesday with the solo one-shot featuring the return of Shadowman. You might notice some minor changes in the character being written by Jody Houser and Rafer Roberts and being drawn by Robert Gill… like the fact that it’s 1,985 years in the future and Shadowman is now a woman…... Read more » We See Some Changes To Shadowman In The 4001 A.D.…
'You just have to embrace it. They’re incredible scenes'The post Tarzan star Alexander Skarsgard opens up about gay sex scenes appeared first on Gay Star N…
LeBron James had a quick reaction to the Bucks offer to restricted free agent Matthew…
We've been waiting a decade for Fergie to release the follow up to her smash 2006 solo album The Dutchess — and she's finally back with a calcium-fortified hit! On Friday, the Black Eyed Peas alum dropped a hot new track M.I.L.F. $, complete with a star-studded music video! Related: Fergie Performs At New York's Pride Parade! The…
More like romantic tragedies! Most rom-coms are supposed to make audiences root for an unlikely couple to fall madly in love with each other, with a few good laughs along the way. And while some of these films are able to successfully court two characters and solve all their life problems just in time for a post-credits…
Timofey Mozgov signed for $64 million over four years from the Los Angeles Lakers. Insane right? Let's see HOW…
Hollywood studios are evolving the worship of movie star bodies by telling audiences how to achieve them, recent marketing campaigns reveal. Want Alexander Skarsgard‘s “Tarzan” six pack? Warner Bros. has a six-week YouTube tutorial to get you in vine-swinging shape. How about Olivia Munn‘s “X-Men: Apocalypse” triceps? You can swing a faux sword like she did at your local Crunch Fitness thanks to a partnership with 20th Century Fox. The ogling of ripped bi…
Bovine tuberculosis is still found worldwide but many countries, including the United States, have greatly reduced or even eliminated the disease from their cattle herds. Unfortunately, despite getting very close to eliminating this disease in US cattle, we never quite got there in the early 1990's. …
An app that uses Serial Diverse Imagining, which diverts "attention away from sleep interfering thoughts," was found to be effective, according to findings presented at the SLEEP 2016 annual meeting."A racing mind, worries and uncontrollable thoughts are common bedtime complaints among poor sleepers," Luc Beaudoin, PhD, an adjunct professor in cognitive science and education at Simon Fraser University and lead author of the study, said in a press…
PUERTO VARAS, Chile, July 1 (Reuters) - As part of efforts to boost integration, member nations of the Pacific Alliance trade bloc committed on Friday to developing a unified business strategy for their respective fishing industries. …
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MARQUETTE—Two West Iron County players were selected for awards at the close of the U.P. Football All-Star Game, played at the Superior Dome June 2…
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LANSING—With the warmer weather, Michigan residents and visitors are gearing up for summer recreation in the outdoors, including the popular pastime of b…
Kids in Crisis has earned it the highest rating of 4 stars from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity e…
IRON COUNTY—Happy Fourth of July! The United States celebrates its birthday early next week, and special festivities will be held in Iron River, Alpha and A…
AMASA—This historic little mining and logging town in north central Iron County has a long and storied past, and that history is about to be celebrated in a special w…
Each week, the City Manager’s Office provides an update that includes information on programs, services and issues within the City, as well as news, project updates and follow-up information when necessary. Get up to speed on what’s going on in Coronado with this preview of the latest edition of the Coronado City Manager’s Weekly Update. […] The post Coronado City Manager’s Weekly Update: July 1, 2016 appeared first on Coronado Times…
The death of the Iowa State student and Chinese national built bridges for investigating international…
A bipartisan group of lawmakers are banding together to crack down on a recent trend driving ticket prices to concerts, plays and sporting events up by as much as 500…
Hillary Clinton took things a bit literal during a campaign stop in North Carolina last…
Workers and visitors on Capitol Hill can't drink the tap water in a House office…
The Republican Senator who claimed that Donald Trump "scares me to death" still isn't ready to endorse his party's presumptive presidential nominee but tells The Hill he's definitely not voting for Hillary…
The House may vote as soon as next week on a comprehensive mental health bill, a sponsor of the legislation tells The…
In an interview with The Hill, C-SPAN Co-President Susan Swain discusses how the network covered the congressional Democrats' 25-hour sit-in on the House floor last…
The Hill's Molly K. Hooper talks to GOP lawmakers about their discontent over Democrats trying to raise monery in the wake of the Orlando…
The Hill's Bob Cusack and Sarah Ferris recap The Hill's "Policy Discussion on Research & Treatments for Alzehimer's"…