• Cleveland Cavaliers making push to trade for Jimmy Butler
Cleveland Cavaliers making push to trade for Jimmy Butler

In 60 regular-season appearances, Wade averaged 18.3 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.8 assists and 1.4 steals while shooting 43.4 percent from the field and 31.0 percent from three. "The Boston Celtics are planning on acquiring Jimmy Butler ", Smith said. While the Butler part of the equation could very well end up being nothing more than empty cha...

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  • Foo Fighters to play Rupp Arena Oct. 21
Foo Fighters to play Rupp Arena Oct. 21

In an email to fans, frontman Dave Grohl said the band had spent the past six months secretly recording an album so big "it will undoubtedly fry stereos from here to Fukuoka". Still not sure? Grohl goes on to describe it as "Motörhead's version of Sgt. Pepper or something like that". For his debut Foo Fighters album, Grohl recorded 15 of the ...

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  • Tropical storm warnings issued for parts of Louisiana coast
Tropical storm warnings issued for parts of Louisiana coast

The estimated minimum central pressure is 999 mb (29.50 inches) At this time, there are no evacuation orders issued, although some inundation of 1 to 3 feet is possible along the coast in parts of the warning area. Aruba and Bonaire are also under tropical storm warnings. Although this storm is not likely to reach hurricane strength it does have ...

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  • Costliest Congressional Race In History Being Decided Today
Costliest Congressional Race In History Being Decided Today

The race between Ossoff and Republican Karen Handel is seen as a s. Taking to his Twitter account on Tuesday, Donald Trump did his best to promote the candidacy of the Republican, while predictably tear down the chances of her Democratic challenger.

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  • American Airlines flights in Phoenix canceled as temperatures soar
American Airlines flights in Phoenix canceled as temperatures soar

MT. Affected areas will be all of California , Arizona , parts of Utah, Nevada and New Mexico. Las Vegas, meanwhile, reached 107 degrees, on its way to as hot as a June 20 record 117 degrees on Tuesday, the weather service said . Urijah Salcedo throws a bucket of water on himself while playing in Spring Valley Lake in Victorville Calif., Mon...

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  • Men shriek as snake pops out from under truck's hood in Texas
Men shriek as snake pops out from under truck's hood in Texas

On Monday afternoon, Zakary Wyatt and his boss Swade Moyers were driving near Lubbock in northwest Texas when they noticed a snake had slithered out from underneath the truck's hood onto the windshield. The dialogue in the Facebook video sounds ripped from a horror movie as the anxious men implore the snake to leave them alone. Texas may be...

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  • Dallas County commissioners discuss projected budget shortfall
Dallas County commissioners discuss projected budget shortfall

Tuesday was the first budget update as county officials start working on fiscal year 2018, which starts in October. "There can't be substantial progress until the relationship between the county commissioners and the Board of Education is founded in trust".

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  • Cosby alternate juror: I 'probably' would have convicted him
Cosby alternate juror: I 'probably' would have convicted him

Cosby's trial ended without a verdict after jurors failed to reach a unanimous decision. Cosby's camp has said he turned down a plea deal that would have spared him jail time, but District Attorney Kevin Steele's spokeswoman, Kate Delano, said Monday: "We never offered him a plea deal".

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  • Budget mess: Illinois lawmakers heading back to Capitol
Budget mess: Illinois lawmakers heading back to Capitol

Rauner also said the Republican package contains the kind of spending cuts and reforms he wanted. Democrats have comfortable majorities in both chambers. Despite that, the state has been spending money at record deficit levels because of court orders and consent decrees. IL has already $15 billion in overdue bills.

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  • Will Trump influence outcome in SC Congressional race?
Will Trump influence outcome in SC Congressional race?

National surrogates have stumped for both. There is a special election underway in the fifth congressional district in SC, where voters are picking a member of the House to fill the seat left vacant when Donald Trump picked Mick Mulvaney to be the new Budget Director.

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  • Trump seeks legislative wins to cast off shadow of Russian Federation probes
Trump seeks legislative wins to cast off shadow of Russian Federation probes

I am writing in response to Rep. Lloyd Smucker's support for the Republican health care bill passed by the House. Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield will pull out of the health exchange set up in OH by the Affordable Care Act , leaving 18 counties in that state without an insurance option and hurting about 10,500 people.

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  • Voters To Decide Closely Watched Georgia House Race 04:07 Download
Voters To Decide Closely Watched Georgia House Race 04:07 Download

Osseff nearly won the seat outright in April , when he garnered 48.1 percent of the vote. Karen Handel appeared on Fox & Friends to make her case to voters, while Ossoff appeared on CNN . Trump barely won in the same district, topping his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton by one percentage point. He had also attended a fundraiser on Handel's b...

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  • Durbin wants more input on health care bill
Durbin wants more input on health care bill

The GOP-run House narrowly approved its version of the legislation last month. Democrats are increasingly anxious that McConnell will jam the bill through the Senate with little debate, limiting their chance to scrutinize the bill and whip up opposition against it.

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  • Surgeons warning of burn danger during heat wave
Surgeons warning of burn danger during heat wave

American Airlines did say in their statement that the larger aircraft, including Boeing 747s and Airbus planes, are not affected by the extreme heat in Phoenix as they have a higher operating temperature and their engines are able to handle the situation.

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  • Heat wave equals health hazard for southwestern US
Heat wave equals health hazard for southwestern US

At a downtown Phoenix construction site, men in hard hats and yellow vests labored and sweated in the morning heat and downed water to stay hydrated. A record heat wave is rolling into Arizona , Nevada and California that threatens to bring 120-degree temperatures to Phoenix by early next week.

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  • Dems Cancel Committees, Slow Senate in Effort to Block Obamacare Repeal
Dems Cancel Committees, Slow Senate in Effort to Block Obamacare Repeal

That's a crucial problem for the GOP because many Republican senators are demanding such restrictions. In a political exercise that is coming down to the wire, Republican leaders hope to send final legislation to the Congressional Budget Office by Wednesday or Thursday - with the aim of getting back a CBO score some time next week, according to s...

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  • China: Otto Warmbier's death 'unfortunate'
China: Otto Warmbier's death 'unfortunate'

His parents released a statement shortly after his death: "When Otto returned to Cincinnati late on 13 June, he was unable to speak, unable to see and react to verbal commands". In a related development, the South Korean Defence Ministry said the U.S. will send two strategic B-1 bombers to the Korean Peninsual to take part in joint drills w...

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  • Georgia voters streaming to the polls in pricy Congress race
Georgia voters streaming to the polls in pricy Congress race

A victory in a traditionally red state could also encourage more Democratic candidates to step forward in Republican districts. Supporters of both candidates who cast votes early Tuesday morning said that divide made the contest emotional; several were relieved the race was almost over after weeks of door knocks from the campaigns and a bevy of t...

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  • 12 cities to receive Justice Department aid to lower crime
12 cities to receive Justice Department aid to lower crime

Another 10 cities have taken part in a pilot program, and Sessions said more communities could be announced for the partnership this year. Even if we assume that every drug offender who got relief under Holder's policy was a violent predator in disguise, there were not enough of them, and they would not have been free soon enough, to have any n...

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  • Republicans to unveil revised Senate GOP health care bill on Thursday
Republicans to unveil revised Senate GOP health care bill on Thursday

The actions were largely symbolic, however, with there being no route to changing how Majority Leader Mitch McConnell handles the bill. "We've been debating Obamacare's failures and what to do about them for so many years now", McConnell said Monday on the Senate floor.

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