• Embiid, Sixers trusting they can land Fultz in draft
Embiid, Sixers trusting they can land Fultz in draft

Philadelphia's 2018 unprotected first-round pick that was acquired from the Lakers has been part of the discussions, sources said. Sure, the extra draft capital is nice, but wouldn't it make sense for them to use some of it to flip for a piece who takes them over the top right now? You have to love the Sixers' protections on the Laker pick....

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  • Newt Gingrich says Trump has a 'compulsion to counterattack'
Newt Gingrich says Trump has a 'compulsion to counterattack'

In less than a month, Mueller went from "superb choice" as special counsel to the "tip of the deep state spear" going after President Donald Trump . Trump is understandably ticked, he said. Gabrielle Giffords, a Democrat who survived being shot in the head during a shooting at a constituent event in Tucson. Republican Sen. Roy Blunt, vice-chai...

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  • Handel, Ossoff call on help in final days of Georgia race
Handel, Ossoff call on help in final days of Georgia race

Republican Karen Handel and 30-year-old Democrat Jon Ossoff have spent a record $40 million on campaign ads. The poll comes just days before the special election to fill Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price, which is seen largely seen as a referendum on President Trump's presidency.

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  • Catholic group organizes blood drive for Scalise
Catholic group organizes blood drive for Scalise

Doctors at MedStar Washington Hospital, where Rep. Scalise is being treated, discussed his condition on Friday saying that they believed he would be in the hospital for a considerable amount of time, possibly weeks. The House majority whip is in critical condition after being shot this week during practice for a charity baseball game. Each donor sh...

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  • Theresa May admits gov response to Grenfell fire 'not good enough'
Theresa May admits gov response to Grenfell fire 'not good enough'

May was criticised for avoiding locals when she visited the scene on Thursday and faced cries of "Shame on you" and "coward" when she returned the following day, with police breaking up scuffles. On the figure of 58, he said: "I really hope it won't, but it may increase", while adding that "it might be that some of those are safe and well", and for...

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  • Rain showers and cooler temperatures for Father's Day
Rain showers and cooler temperatures for Father's Day

Most locations will be dry this afternoon with the better storm chance after 7PM tonight . While we can't rule out a shower to the north towards the Poconos, it's overall a nice, seasonably warm day with less humidity. The high will be 88, after a morning low of 72. Monday|Partly cloudy with afternoon showers or thunderstorms. If it takes a pa...

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  • Nationals jump on Mets early in 7-4 win
Nationals jump on Mets early in 7-4 win

Louis snap a three-game skid. Josh Bell hit his 12th home run and drove in three runs for Pittsburgh. Daniel Murphy added three more hits against his former team and Michael A. Carlos Gomez homered and drove in four after being sidelined four weeks with a strained right hamstring. MINNEAPOLIS - Edwin Encarnacion hit a three-run homer as Cle...

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  • Flash flood watch issued for inland ME on Monday
Flash flood watch issued for inland ME on Monday

The National Weather Service has issued flash flood warnings for Allegheny and Westmoreland counties on Friday. The Met Service is warning fisherfolk and other marine interests to be cautious as strong gusty winds are likely in the vicinity of showers and thunderstorms, particularly over the waters west and south of Jamaica.

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  • Girl dies after being electrocuted while playing in lagoon
Girl dies after being electrocuted while playing in lagoon

The girl was electrocuted when she touched an electrified metal rail to a boat lift while swimming with friends in a lagoon behind the Tobago Avenue house she was visiting, police said. Toms River police say they responded to 45 Tobago Ave.at 8:12 p.m. for reports of a possible electrocution of a young girl. The girls who were swimming with the 1...

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  • UK official: Fire building materials broke rules
UK official: Fire building materials broke rules

Dr Tomlin said: "I thought the way they expressed themselves with a mixture of passion and reason was fantastic, and I hope it's the beginning of a process, not the end of a process, the beginning of a process of real listening between Government, RBKC (the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea council), local residents, that will bring about las...

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  • Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS) Bonds Trading 2.5% Higher
Hornbeck Offshore Services (HOS) Bonds Trading 2.5% Higher

The rating was downgraded by IBERIA Capital Partners on Friday, October 30 to "Sector Perform". On Wednesday, March 9 the stock rating was downgraded by Stephens to "Underweight". (AGRO) have 125.79 million outstanding shares now held by all its shareholders, including share blocks held by institutional investors and restricted shares owned by ...

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  • Undercooked Warburton anxious about Lions spot
Undercooked Warburton anxious about Lions spot

The tactic and Murray's execution were key in victory for Warren Gatland's side. Now this Lions side is faced with the task of backing up that performance, while also looking to dispel theories that the Lions have an impotent attacking game.

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  • Philippine troops pound Islamists as death toll passes 300
Philippine troops pound Islamists as death toll passes 300

The military says that up to 200 fighters, a lot of them from local insurgent groups that have pledged allegiance to Islamic State but also some foreign fighters, are holding out, using civilians as human shields and mosques as safe havens.

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  • Mamata Banerjee trying to divert our movement: GJM chief
Mamata Banerjee trying to divert our movement: GJM chief

In Kolkata , West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee claimed that Assistant Commandant of the IRB's 2nd Battalion Kiran Tamang was critically injured in the violence. Except for medicine stores, all others shops and hotels remained closed in Darjeeling . "Nobody should resort to violence", the home minister said in a series of tweets.

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  • Over 90000 inmates to perform asanas on Intn'l Yoga Day
Over 90000 inmates to perform asanas on Intn'l Yoga Day

Bhartiya Kisan Union (BKU) spokesperson Rakesh Tikait said, "Our party office bearers along with farmers will be performing yoga on the streets in various cities across the state". To ensure that the Day was a grand success, the chief minister had issued directions to hold a 28-day workshop for the participants, which had begun last month.

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  • Ranbir Kapoor: Nepotism Exists Everywhere
Ranbir Kapoor: Nepotism Exists Everywhere

Adding, "It exists everywhere but more so in the film industry". Disney and Pictureshuru Production's Jagga Jasoos is directed by Anurag Basu and is set to release on 14th July 2017. For Katrina, the toughest thing about filming Jagga Jasoos was "to shoot with you (Ranbir)". Ranbir said, "The toughest part was that it took three long years to...

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  • Gingrich: 'No Idea' What Trump Meant By Tweet Appearing To Confirm Probe
Gingrich: 'No Idea' What Trump Meant By Tweet Appearing To Confirm Probe

The U.S. Justice Department disagrees. Gingrich voted to impeach Bill Clinton , who was charged with obstruction of justice . Yesterday, Trump himself confirmed that he is now under investigation for obstruction of justice for firing FBI director James Comey , after asking him to "lay off" the investigation into former adviser Michael Fly...

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  • Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan vs India, final today
Champions Trophy 2017: Pakistan vs India, final today

This time also the chances are bringht for Team India for its 14th victory against Pakistan in ICC tournaments across all formats. Some teams start very confidently and then they fade off. The only difference here is that it is the Mini World Cup and the captain has been replaced. "The other thing I said was that the facilitators of the...

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  • ICC Champions Trophy, India vs Pakistan final: Virat Kohli seeks title triumph
ICC Champions Trophy, India vs Pakistan final: Virat Kohli seeks title triumph

Giant screens, happy hours and a free drink if you predict the match right or walk in wearing the Indian jersey are some of the offers being rolled out. "We are not going to take anything granted for sure" he said. During the course of the innings, Kohli became the fastest batsmen to score 8,000 runs in ODIs.

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  • Thomas' 63 sets record at US Open
Thomas' 63 sets record at US Open

This unprecedented 9 under par came here where the glaciers once receded and the cattle once grazed and the U.S. Open never turned up until now, with a card nearly as red as the Alabama Crimson Tide for whom Thomas once played. Open top 20. The leaderboard may not be packed with household names but the frontrunners bring legitimate credentials ...

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