• Heather Heyer, woman killed in Charlottesville auto attack, worked as paralegal
Heather Heyer, woman killed in Charlottesville auto attack, worked as paralegal

The president, on a working vacation at his New Jersey golf club, had meant to speak briefly at a ceremony marking the signing of bipartisan legislation to aid veterans, but he quickly found that those plans were overtaken by the escalating violence in the Virginia college town.

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  • MACC raids Phee's service centre, houses
MACC raids Phee's service centre, houses

PKR's Penanti assemblyman, Dr Norlela Ariffin, is disappointed that she is being blamed for the arrest of Penang state executive councillor Phee Boon Poh of DAP, the Star reported today . In Alor Setar, an attempt by lawyers representing Phee and two others to quash their remand order was rejected by the High Court. Hashim dismissed the applicat...

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  • Exits game vs. Giants with leg injury
Exits game vs. Giants with leg injury

When Harper left the stadium, he was walking on his own power in the Nationals' clubhouse around 1:45 a.m. Sunday morning after a 3-1 win by the Nationals over the San Francisco Giants . Nationals right-hander Edwin Jackson added: "When you see a calibre of player like that, or any player, go down like that, you hope for the best".

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  • Bruno Mars donating $1M to Flint water crisis efforts
Bruno Mars donating $1M to Flint water crisis efforts

In a statement from Mars, he went on to thank the MI audience for supporting him in this cause . E! News said the 31-year-old music superstar stopped his show at the Palace in Auburn Hills to say some of the proceeds from the event would go to the Community Foundation of Greater Flint.

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  • West Brom boss Pulis targets five more signings
West Brom boss Pulis targets five more signings

The Egyptian hitman was the hero for the Baggies in their Premier League curtain-raiser as his 31st-minute strike secured a 1-0 win over Bournemouth at The Hawthorns. "I believe that there's a tremendous talent pool in there and if that talent can not be realised immediately within our own ranks it is vital we get them out into league football to...

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  • Olympic champions United States lead the way in women's 4x100m relay heats
Olympic champions United States lead the way in women's 4x100m relay heats

He limped to the finish line in agony. Jamaica started with Yohan Blake in third and Bolt as the final man, while the United States of America opted for Christian Coleman as their final runner, with Justin Gatlin taking the second leg.

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  • Nigerian military makes unauthorized search of United Nations base
Nigerian military makes unauthorized search of United Nations base

At the end of the meeting, it was agreed that as a sign of good faith, all members of the State Security Council that include Governor Shettima and heads of military and other security establishments jointly pay a visit to the United Nations property involved in the military "cordon and search" on Friday in order to deepen relationship and to sen...

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  • Oxygen supply blamed as 60 children die at one hospital in India
Oxygen supply blamed as 60 children die at one hospital in India

The government however said that only seven had died . "Total 30 deaths in last 48 hours". Chief Medical Superintendent Dr R.S. Shukla said on Friday at least 10 of the children at BRD Medical College , the largest in Gorakhpur , had died because of encephalitis.

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  • Pakistan get U-19 cricket Asia Cup shifted from Bengaluru to Malaysia
Pakistan get U-19 cricket Asia Cup shifted from Bengaluru to Malaysia

Pakistanis cricketers in CPL including Kamran Akmal , Imad Wasim, Wahab Riaz, Shoaib Malik, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Hafeez, Babar Azam, Mohammad Sami , Hasan Ali, and Sohail Tanvir have been told to return in order to represent the local franchises.

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  • Freighter aground in river linking lakes Superior, Huron
Freighter aground in river linking lakes Superior, Huron

Marys River, Friday. Marie, Ontario and was headed down the St. Marys River to Brevort when it ran aground Wednesday. No injuries were reported. The plan was approved, and efforts to free the Calumet got underway. The owner of the ship, Grand River Navigation, is finalizing a salvage plan and will present it to the Coast Guard for approval later to...

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  • Trump Refuses to Discuss Preemptive Strike, Says Negotiations Always Considered
Trump Refuses to Discuss Preemptive Strike, Says Negotiations Always Considered

But what - where it wouldn't help is if we were to take in the action of fire and fury in response to a provocative statement being said where North Korea isn't actually going to be engaging in military action against us. The decision will not only take action against alleged Chinese violations of U.S. companies' intellectual property rights,...

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  • Douglas County confirms 2017's first case of West Nile Virus
Douglas County confirms 2017's first case of West Nile Virus

West Springfield's Health Department confirmed mosquito samples from the city have tested positive for the virus. Human cases of West Nile happen each year in New York City, and a lot of them are identified between late July and October. The virus was found as a result of a, "massive mosquito surveillance project conducted by the environmental he...

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  • Pressure on Pep Guardiola, Jose Mourinho to deliver on investment
Pressure on Pep Guardiola, Jose Mourinho to deliver on investment

Such expenditure has raised eyebrows in some quarters, but Guardiola insists the expensive revamp of his squad was necessary... I am backing him to deliver this time around, though. 4 - Romelu Lukaku is only the 4th player to score 80+ Premier League goals before the age of 24 (Owen, Rooney and Fowler). And if they lose Philippe Coutinho be...

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  • New mother who accidentally smothered baby sues Portland hospital for $8.6 mil
New mother who accidentally smothered baby sues Portland hospital for $8.6 mil

The lawsuit was filed last week in Multnomah County Circuit Court. Jacob suffered catastrophic brain damage, and his parents removed him from life support six days later after doctors told them that his comatose state was irreversible. The lawyer, Diego Conde , called the death "senseless" and said in a statement that "a hospital doesn't get to ...

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  • Warning Issued for Popular Spinners
Warning Issued for Popular Spinners

A safety warning has been issued about fidget spinners, the tiny toy which has become a worldwide phenomenon . However, the spinners contain small plastic and metal parts, which form a choking hazard in the wrong hands. Last week , an 11-year-old boy spent 16 hours in two different hospitals trying to have a fidget spinner removed from his finger....

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  • Where to get solar eclipse glasses before the August 21 event
Where to get solar eclipse glasses before the August 21 event

And there's another warning: Counterfeit eclipse glasses that look like the real thing, but may not protect your eyes properly. For more information on how to view the 2017 solar eclipse safely, visit NASA's website . The AAS recognizes that bogus pair of solar viewers have been " flooding the market". And if you're in an area with 100% totalit...

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  • Americans, Especially Women, Are Drinking Alcohol More Frequently Now
Americans, Especially Women, Are Drinking Alcohol More Frequently Now

The numbers reveal "a public health crisis", the authors say. But after that point, drinking rates started to rise significantly, with high-risk drinking rising slightly. Alcohol use can also put older adults at a higher risk for a fall and for chronic diseases that can be caused by alcohol use. This is especially true among women, older adults, ra...

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  • Balloon obesity devices linked to 5 patient deaths, says FDA
Balloon obesity devices linked to 5 patient deaths, says FDA

Used to treat obesity , the balloon is inserted into the stomach and filled with liquid to partially fill the stomach so that patients will achieve fullness eating less food. In February, the FDA had issued a preliminary warning to medical providers to carefully monitor such reactions. Apollo Endosurgery (NASDAQ: APEN ) says its ORBERA device ...

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  • Will you eat 100-year-old fruitcake found in Antarctica ?
Will you eat 100-year-old fruitcake found in Antarctica ?

It's been documented that Scott liked this particular brand of cake. The Antarctic Heritage Trust found a almost edible 100-year-old fruitcake in the oldest building in Antarctica, according to reports Thursday. In a statement, Lizzie Meek, the Trust's Programme Manager-Artefacts, described the cake as "an ideal high-energy food for Antarctic c...

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  • Donald Trump: North Korea should be 'very, very nervous'
Donald Trump: North Korea should be 'very, very nervous'

And they should be very nervous. President Donald Trump's doubling down on his "fire and fury" comment is only encouraging Pyongyang to stay on its current nuclear weapons "course", says an arms control expert. territory and the Marianas archipelago, but it was "prepared for any eventuality". The leader of the country, Kim Jong-un, has p...

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