Partly sunny, high near 67 — TODAY'S FORECAST

Northeast wind around 5 miles per hour. Calm wind becoming east around 5 miles per hour. Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. FRIDAY: Mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies continue, with a high temperature of 78 degrees.... More..

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Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead in Khartoum
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

Russian ambassador to Sudan found dead in Khartoum

Russia's RIA Novosti state news agency reported the veteran diplomat's death, citing the foreign ministry in Moscow. "He was found dead in the swimming pool of his residence at 7:05 pm (16:05 GMT)", police ...More..

US Navy removes fleet commander after fatal collisions
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

US Navy removes fleet commander after fatal collisions

McCain was heading to Singapore for a routine port call. "They are working to confirm and identify those remains". Still missing are nine other personnel that include electronics and information technician...More..

$50000 Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls
by | Friday, August 25, 2017

$50000 Powerball ticket sold in Sioux Falls

The Robinsons appeared on NBC's "Today" show before cashing their ticket in. The odds of this happening are a little over 1 in 292 million. Wanczyk has a choice between collecting the whole $758.7 million p...More..

Warrior Princess reboot is dead — NBC's Xena
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Warrior Princess reboot is dead — NBC's Xena

Javier Grillo-Marxuach, part of the team behind popular United States series Lost , had been attached to exec produce the series alongside co-creator Rob Tapert and Sam Raimi, but left earlier this year. If it...More..

Trump's favorables dip below 40 percent in 3 key states
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Trump's favorables dip below 40 percent in 3 key states

When asked if President Trump's conduct made them proud or embarrassed, 64-percent of those polled in MI and Wisconsin say they've been embarrassed. He became the first Republican nominee to carry these sta...More..

China condemns new U.S. sanctions over North Korea
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

China condemns new U.S. sanctions over North Korea

The Trump administration has unveiled new sanctions against China and Russian Federation as part of an escalation to curb North Korea's nuclear and missile programs. China said Wednesday that new USA sancti...More..

North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drills
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

North Korea warns of 'merciless strike' ahead of US-South Korea drills

The Ulchi Freedom Guardian drills are largely computer-simulated war games held every summer and have drawn furious responses from North Korea, which views them as an invasion rehearsal. Vincent Brooks, command...More..

US Slaps New Sanctions on Chinese and Russian Entities
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

US Slaps New Sanctions on Chinese and Russian Entities

The move follows a war of words between Washington and Pyongyang over recent missile tests that show North Korea is capable of reaching the U.S. mainland. Treasury's ramped up sanctions came just after heighten...More..

Chelsea Clinton defends fellow first kid Barron Trump
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Chelsea Clinton defends fellow first kid Barron Trump

In other words, Barron Trump might be having a rough go of things right now, and the very least that anyone can do-especially a writer for a conservative publication-is to let this young man wear a dang graph...More..

Railway Minister offers to quit, Board Chairman replaced
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

Railway Minister offers to quit, Board Chairman replaced

An official statement said the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet approved Lohani's appointment. Lohani who holds a degree in mechanical engineering has previously served as a divisional railway manager fo...More..

European Court could have jurisdiction over United Kingdom law during Brexit transition
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

European Court could have jurisdiction over United Kingdom law during Brexit transition

Asked whether businesses could also be impacted by a failure to reach a deal mirroring existing arrangements, another official told The Independent: "There are Hague conventions that help in this respect, par...More..

US Navy to relieve 7th fleet commander of duty after
by | Thursday, August 24, 2017

US Navy to relieve 7th fleet commander of duty after

The latest happened early Monday off Singapore when the USS John S. McCain collided with an oil tanker. Swift, speaking Tuesday at a news conference in Singapore where the McCain is now docked, said Navy ...More..

Over 40 passengers hurt in Philadelphia train crash
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Over 40 passengers hurt in Philadelphia train crash

Ms Redfern said Norristown trains have resumed normal operation but no express trains were running. "We've been through the mass casualty incident response scenario here on prior occasions", said Upper Da...More..

Two killed in Ischia earthquke
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Two killed in Ischia earthquke

Firefighters freed a 7-month-old baby from the rubble left behind after an natural disaster hit the Italian island of Ischia Monday night. He said the older boys had been in the bedroom while the baby was in ...More..

Protesters storm Charlottesville city council meeting
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Protesters storm Charlottesville city council meeting

The Times says that Singer and most council members left the room as the residents chanted, leaving Vice Mayor Wes Bellamy-the lone Black member-to restore order. The council on Tuesday voted to cover the Lee a...More..

SC parents name newborn daughter in honor of total solar eclipse
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

SC parents name newborn daughter in honor of total solar eclipse

The baby's middle name is also a little different. Baby Michael was born at Baptist Easley Hospital at 8:48 a.m.at 8 pounds and 2 ounces. She was due to give birth on September 3 but instead went into l...More..

Man held in Houston over Richard Dowling statue 'explosives'
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Man held in Houston over Richard Dowling statue 'explosives'

Andrew Schneck's arrest on Saturday night, after a Houston park ranger spotted him kneeling in front of the Dowling monument, was not the first time he has been arrested. The park ranger said that Schneck ad...More..

You're not welcome: Boston closes ranks on far-right rally
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

You're not welcome: Boston closes ranks on far-right rally

Officials estimated that the turnout came to about 40,000 demonstrators. Boston Commissioner William Evans told the Associated Press that 27 arrests were made on Saturday - mostly for disorderly conduct, bu...More..

Men in South Africa court on cannibalism charges
by | Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Men in South Africa court on cannibalism charges

The shocked officers apprehended the suspected cannibal and launched investigation into the odd case of cannibalism, during which they arrested two more suspected human flesh-eating men who were allegedly worki...More..