• Republican Handel wins Ga. House seat in key contest
Republican Handel wins Ga. House seat in key contest

Early results were pretty solid for Handel, with many observers bracing for a deluge of mailed ballots that could erase his five-point deficit that opened up. The election easily set a record for spending in a House race, according to NBC News . State officials say they're confident the technology is secure.

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  • More upbeat, the European Central Bank signals end to rate cuts
More upbeat, the European Central Bank signals end to rate cuts

Since then, he repeatedly slashed rates into negative territory and embarked on the massive government bond-buying program to flood eurozone countries with cheap money - policies that have sparked an uproar in fiscally conservative Germany, the bloc's strongest and most important economy .

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  • Militants cling to 20 pct of Philippines town after three-week siege
Militants cling to 20 pct of Philippines town after three-week siege

But soldiers have killed more than 80 of the sharpshooters, "so it means they are already weakened", he said . The Associated Press reported that a US Navy P-3 Orion plane was seen flying over Marawi on Friday, above Philippine helicopters firing rockets at militant positions.

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  • LeBron doesn't begrudge stacked Warriors adding Durant
LeBron doesn't begrudge stacked Warriors adding Durant

Golden State now has a commanding 3-0 series lead, one that no team in National Basketball Association history has ever surrendered in a best-of-7 series. Now, a fourth one seems almost as distant with the scary-good Warriors just getting started. Green is right about the championship being the only thing that truly matters, but the Warriors ...

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  • Int'l Yoga Day marked by millions in India, where it began
Int'l Yoga Day marked by millions in India, where it began

The UN declared June 21 as International Day of Yoga in 2014. " India has emerged as one of the biggest yoga teachers' exporters to Southeast Asia and an estimated 3,000 Indian yoga teachers are teaching in China belonging to Haridwar and Rishikesh", it added.

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  • Sean Spicer steps back from press secretary role
Sean Spicer steps back from press secretary role

There are potentially dozens of reasons why White House press briefings are now routinely held off-camera. It's unclear who will take over as the new full-time press secretary, although one name that has been mentioned is LifeZette founder Laura Ingraham .

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  • Valedictorian Removed From Graduation Stage After Criticizing Administration
Valedictorian Removed From Graduation Stage After Criticizing Administration

A Pennsylvania high school valedictorian has his microphone cut off during his graduation speech after criticizing school administrators. In response, the administration promptly cut his mic, pretty much proving his point. "I don't think it could have gone any better". "I got my point across and them cutting the microphone proved my point to be tru...

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  • Will Katrina Kaif never work with Ranbir Kapoor? The actor CLARIFIES!
Will Katrina Kaif never work with Ranbir Kapoor? The actor CLARIFIES!

When Katrina Kaif said in a recent interview that she would never work with ex-boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor again , gossip columns which had talked about their bitter break-up felt vindicated. "She's increased my stardom when she was a much bigger star". "We all were sitting in a van together and discussing various options for the title of the fi...

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  • Cosby's accuser says she was drugged, groped
Cosby's accuser says she was drugged, groped

She was called to testify by prosecutors hoping to establish a pattern of behavior by Cosby , who is on trial for allegedly drugging and raping Constand in 2004. It's not clear if prosecutors have retrieved Cosby's prescription drug records from the time. He also placed her hands on his genitals. "In my head, I was trying to get my hands to move...

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  • WONDER WOMAN Sequel Is Already Being Planned By Director
WONDER WOMAN Sequel Is Already Being Planned By Director

It is a superhero movie like none I have ever seen. With a sequel now in the works, do you think Wonder Woman will beat the success of The Fast and the Furious franchise? The massive success of the movie could usher in so many great changes to Hollywood films and culture in the future .

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  • Republican Karen Handel projected to win congressional race in Georgia
Republican Karen Handel projected to win congressional race in Georgia

In one early Tuesday tweet, Trump criticized Ossoff, saying he'll raise taxes, is weak on crime and "doesn't even live in district". In another tweet , Trump praises Republican Karen Handel as a hard worker who will fight for lower taxes, great health care and strong security.

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  • ICC to ponder future of Champions Trophy
ICC to ponder future of Champions Trophy

The Pakistanis were written off before the tournament. "So, hopefully, this win will boost Pakistan cricket and all [ cricket ] playing nations will come to Pakistan", the Dawn quoted Sarfraz, as saying. This year also, albeit with a share of luck, Pakistan morphed from just-about qualified team - they beat Zimbabwe to edge past the West Indies...

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  • Republican Karen Handel avoids upset in key congressional election in Georgia
Republican Karen Handel avoids upset in key congressional election in Georgia

The most passionate Democratic activists have wanted a full-frontal assault on Trump and congressional Republicans, angrily denouncing party leaders for not aggressively supporting other, more progressive candidates. Once a fervent anti-establishment candidate, Handel ran in this contest as a traditional conservative voice who backed Trump and his ...

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  • Jose accused of 3.3m euro fraud
Jose accused of 3.3m euro fraud

Mourinho is under suspicion of having committed two offences in relation to personal income tax, but the 54-year-old has denied any wrongdoing. Mendes' agency, Gestifute, released a statement saying Mourinho had not received any official notification about the accusations against him.

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  • Corey Stoll to play Buzz Aldrin in Neil Armstrong biopic
Corey Stoll to play Buzz Aldrin in Neil Armstrong biopic

Chazelle is directing a script by Oscar-winning " Spotlight " scribe Josh Singer. The film is based on James R Hansens book " First Man: The Life of Neil A Armstrong ". Isaac Klausner will executive producer while DreamWorks Pictures will co-finance the film. Universal vp production Sara Scott will oversee the project for the studio.

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  • Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin in her system when she died
Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin in her system when she died

The 60-year-old " Star Wars " star went into cardiac arrest on a flight from London to Los Angeles on December 23 and was rushed to Ronald Reagan UCLA Hospital. Initial reports stated the 60-year-old actress had gone into cardiac arrest on the flight. Fisher most famously opened up about addiction in her book " Postcards from the Edge ", which wa...

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  • Authorities: Day care run at LA house where cocaine was sold
Authorities: Day care run at LA house where cocaine was sold

Over the last two years, the property has been suspected as the site for distributing narcotics and often visited by drug users and buyers. - LA City Attorney Mike Feuer announced Tuesday that he'll be filing a narcotics abatement suit against the owners of a Highland Park home operating as an unlicensed daycare center and cocaine dispensary.

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  • Whole Foods CEO calls Amazon buyout a
Whole Foods CEO calls Amazon buyout a "courtship"

And so we will be joining a company that's visionary. That was feeling of Taylor Malooly, 19, a University of Texas student at Whole Foods in Austin, who said a Whole Foods delivery service would have to be fast if he were to try it. What exactly might these innovations be? Walmart is the nation's largest seller of groceries with category...

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  • Australia halts Syria airstrikes following Russia warning
Australia halts Syria airstrikes following Russia warning

The drone , which was shot down by a U.S. F-15 fighter jet, was Iranian-made and "assessed to be a threat", according to the CNN . On Sunday, the United States shot down a Syrian warplane for the first time, prompting Russian Federation to issue a threat to coalition aircraft flying west of the River Euphrates, saying they "will be consid...

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  • Tight finish seen in Atlanta congressional race, Trump weighs in
Tight finish seen in Atlanta congressional race, Trump weighs in

Even though he spelled the Republican's last name wrong in a third (now deleted) tweet , the fact he's tweeting at all about this race underscores that what was supposed to be a quiet, humid special election in an upper middle-class Atlanta suburb to replace Price has turned into a battle.

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