Former Phillies All-Star catcher Darren Daulton dies at 55

He was the cleanup hitter for the improbable 1993 NL championship team, which lost to Toronto in six games in the World Series after finishing last the previous season. Daulton is survived by his wife Amanda and four children; Zachary, 27; Summer 1... More..

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US Army Corps of Engineers Releases Asian Carp Great Lakes Options
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

US Army Corps of Engineers Releases Asian Carp Great Lakes Options

The Corps of Engineers' first step would be to "upgrade the Brandon Road Lock and Dam", in IL, according to a report from NPR . Construction would take four years from authorization. The plan proposes a new "f...More..

Captains go for youth in Solheim Cup selections
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Captains go for youth in Solheim Cup selections

It will amount to Inkster getting a third captain's pick. In a statement published on social media, Korda said: "Sadly the injury to my forearm is not going to heel (sic) in time for the Solheim Cup". in the ...More..

Third Boy Scout dies after sailboat hits power line in Texas
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Third Boy Scout dies after sailboat hits power line in Texas

Wardens then found an 18-year-old boy and a 16-year-old boy in the water a short distance away from the boat. Both had severe bodily injuries and were dead. Continue to pray for all families involved in this un...More..

102-year-old Kenyan voter wouldn't dream of missing election
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

102-year-old Kenyan voter wouldn't dream of missing election

Kenyan officials have deployed about 180,000 security officers nationwide to ensure safety. "We have been demanding from the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to give us copies of the r...More..

Trump speaks about opioid crisis - Pa. Gov agrees with plan
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Trump speaks about opioid crisis - Pa. Gov agrees with plan

The president is still reviewing a preliminary report on the opioid crisis from the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis , which he established in March, a White House s...More..

China calls for halt to US THAAD deployment in S.Korea
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

China calls for halt to US THAAD deployment in S.Korea

Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) acting Spokesperson Robespierre Bolivar said the framework COC is expected to be adopted at the ASEAN China Ministerial Meeting slated here on August 6. But acco...More..

Knicks Hire Craig Robinson For Front Office Role
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Knicks Hire Craig Robinson For Front Office Role

Mills and Perry form a front office regime with significant National Basketball Association experience. Craig Robinson , the brother-in-law of former President Barack Obama , will join the Knicks in a fro...More..

by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

"I won't be distracted by those bullying tweets." — Blumenthal

Trump's allegations, ironically, stem from a 2010 article in the New York Times , a publication he has repeatedly denounced as "fake news". SEN. RICHARD BLUMENTHAL (D), CONNECTICUT: Well, as to the first q...More..

Crow tests positive for West Nile virus in Racine County
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Crow tests positive for West Nile virus in Racine County

Another person in MS has been diagnosed with West Nile Virus. No human cases or positive mosquitoes have been discovered in Santa Clara County this year. The virus is also potentially deadly in extreme cases....More..

Trump Threatens 'Fury & Fire' Against North Korea
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Trump Threatens 'Fury & Fire' Against North Korea

US President Donald Trump on the phone in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on January 28, 2017. China, Pyongyang's biggest supporter, on Sunday urged North Korea to halt its testing. "We wil...More..

Memorial Hermann Once Again Earns Top Recognition by US News & World Report
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Memorial Hermann Once Again Earns Top Recognition by US News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report then uses a point scale to determine which hospitals are the best. "We are especially proud for the Saint Luke's Marion Bloch Neuroscience Institute to join the Saint Luke's Mid Ameri...More..

Police remember fallen officer, manhunt underway
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Police remember fallen officer, manhunt underway

After leaving the Army, Michael returned to Clinton and spent some time working in the family auto and real estate business until he felt pulled to serve again, Chris Michael said. In July of 2015, he was charg...More..

Army soldier injured critically in Pak firing along LoC in Uri
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Army soldier injured critically in Pak firing along LoC in Uri

Meanwhile, an encounter is underway on Tuesday between the security forces and terrorists in Drubgam area of Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district as terrorists are believed to be trapped at the encounter site...More..

by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Liberals Will Stick With Plebiscite Policy, Might Try Postal Vote Option

Federal Member for McMillan Russell Broadbent says same-sex marriage could be dealt with by plebiscite or through a conscience vote by Liberal Party MPs. An emergency meeting failed to budge the government's ...More..

Vladimir Putin gets away from it all in Siberia
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Vladimir Putin gets away from it all in Siberia

He pursued one fish for nearly two hours and later caught it. President filmed some unique footage while hunting the fish, Peskov said . The 64-year-old is renowned for his strong-man publicity stunts, which...More..

SAR suspended following Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey crash in Australia
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

SAR suspended following Marine Corps MV-22 Osprey crash in Australia

Operations have now shifted to recovery efforts . Payne said a Royal Australian Navy survey ship was en route to the search area. With three people feared dead and a further 23 injured, the incident is pot...More..

Flynn and Russian Federation envoy Kislyak discussed 'simple things — BBCI
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Flynn and Russian Federation envoy Kislyak discussed 'simple things — BBCI

Sergei Kislyak, who has just returned from Washington, said on state television he was merely doing his job as a diplomat when he met with members of President Donald Trump's team. The newspaper cited current a...More..

GM Recalling 700K Chevy and GMC vehicles
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

GM Recalling 700K Chevy and GMC vehicles

GM notes that its newer model Sierra and Silverado trucks already have recalibrated software, meaning they will not contain the issue. It's a one-second occurrence that's the result of a software/electrical p...More..

Flash Flood Warning issued for Pettis County
by | Tuesday, August 08, 2017

Flash Flood Warning issued for Pettis County

Highs will see about a 10-degree dip from Sunday, and be some 14 degrees below average for this time of year. The rest of the week will be sunny, with temperatures in the low to mid 80s. You should monitor late...More..