• Turkey decides to replace heads of the army, air force and navy
Turkey decides to replace heads of the army, air force and navy

The Supreme Military Council (YAS) chose to remove land forces commander General Salih Zeki Colak, naval chief Admiral Bulent Bostanoglu and air force commander General Abidin Unal, presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin said. All three are to be replaced with other top members of the military. Previously, such meetings were held at military headqu...

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"He Flipped Into The Bullpen!" - Baseball Star Makes A Gravity-Defying Catch

The Indians acquired righty Joe Smith from Toronto for two minor leaguers. Rafael Devers should get a lot of chances to prove to the organization that they made the right choice by promoting him to the majors. Ramirez led off the bottom of the fifth for Boston by putting a charge in a Dan Otero offering and sending it to deep center field. ...

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  • U.S. tests ICBM after NK missile launch
U.S. tests ICBM after NK missile launch

The launch is said to " validate and verify the effectiveness, readiness, and accuracy of the weapon system ", according to Colonel Michael Hough, commander of Air Force Global Strike Command's 30th Air Wing. The most recent happened in May. "We're not your threat, but you are presenting an unacceptable threat to us, and we have to respond". ...

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  • Gators' legendary QB John Reaves dead at age 67
Gators' legendary QB John Reaves dead at age 67

The Hillsborough County medical examiner's office said the cause was being investigated. Soon after that game, he was drafted No. 14 overall by Philadelphia in the 1972 NFL Draft and started seven games for the Eagles in his rookie year, compiling an 0-7 record.

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  • Videos, DNA evidence may be key in St. Louis officer's trial
Videos, DNA evidence may be key in St. Louis officer's trial

The first-degree murder trial will be decided by a judge rather than a jury despite objections from prosecutors. Officers were acquitted in recent police shooting trials in Minnesota, Oklahoma and Wisconsin. According to police reports, Stockley has told Internal Affairs investigators and his sergeant, Colin Rumpsa , that he believed Smith was r...

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  • Portland heat wave: Worst-case scenario sees 109 degrees
Portland heat wave: Worst-case scenario sees 109 degrees

One record was set Tuesday, when Medford, Ore., climbed to a daily record high of 110 degrees. Wednesday's high is expected around 108 degrees, and 102 by Thursday . "Our forecasted high temperatures have dropped by about a degree to two because of the smoke in the area", he said. "Confidence is high that temperatures will be over 100".

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  • Guj CM takes dig at Cong MLAs for deserting people
Guj CM takes dig at Cong MLAs for deserting people

Irani today visited several flood-affected areas in the district with Balwantsinh Rajput, who recently quit the Congress to join the BJP . It is to be noted that Chief Minister Rupani has been camping in Banaskantha and Patan districts along with 10 of his ministers for the last few days, in most probability, as a major outreach in the North G...

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  • U.S. not seeking to topple Nth Korean regime
U.S. not seeking to topple Nth Korean regime

The State Department announced last month that Tillerson had made a decision to impose a "geographical travel restriction" on the use of USA passports to visit North Korea following the death in June of American university student Otto Warmbier , who fell into a coma while in North Korean custody.

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  • Mega Millions results for 08/02/17; did anyone win the $303M jackpot
Mega Millions results for 08/02/17; did anyone win the $303M jackpot

The next drawing is on Friday night. No one has hit the jackpot since April 28, 2017, when a man from Laguna Hills, California won $61 million. This is the 27th drawing since the last time a ticket with all six numbers was sold. The odds of buying a second-prize, $1 million ticket are 18,492,204 to 1. There were no matches for the white balls -...

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  • Salty Scaramucci send-offs by late-night comics: View all 4 videos
Salty Scaramucci send-offs by late-night comics: View all 4 videos

Over on " Late Night ", Meyers had fewer imaginary tears to shed, instead examining the continuous shakeup of Trump's administration, with the other recent departures of Sean Spicer and Reince Priebus . On who could possibly take Scaramucci's place: "Would it be an airhorn with chest hair?" I've already got one from The Lion King. A lasagna wi...

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  • Video Shows the Dangers of Drunk Drivers on the Road
Video Shows the Dangers of Drunk Drivers on the Road

Suddenly, a auto slams into the pulled-over vehicle and the officer is sent into the air before landing in the middle of the road. He can be seen in the video speaking with the occupant when a speeding vehicle driven by a drunk driver crashes into the rear of the first auto and throws Lesell into the air.

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  • Sunbathers killed after plane makes emergency landing on beach in Lisbon
Sunbathers killed after plane makes emergency landing on beach in Lisbon

The country's public broadcaster, RTP , quotes the National Maritime Authority as saying the two victims are a five-year-old girl and a 30-year-old man. Police have ruled out witness reports several other people had been injured. Firefighters and emergency services arrived at the beach shortly after the incident and cordoned off the area, Mr Con...

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  • James Comey's Book Promises
James Comey's Book Promises "Unheard" Stories From His Career As FBI Director

That includes memoirs by Barack and Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton and books by Eric Holder ("Pursuing Justice"), former director of national intelligence James Clapper, former secretary of education Arne Duncan, NBC correspondent Katy Tur, political journalists Mark Halperin and John Heilemann, to name just a few.

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  • Tillerson says USA is willing to talk to North Korea
Tillerson says USA is willing to talk to North Korea

Coupled with reports of increased submarine activity, news of another ejection test comes amid concerns over North Korea's launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile that appears to have the range to hit major United States cities on Friday.

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  • Trump 'Personally Dictated' Don Jr.'s Misleading Statement on Russian Lawyer Meeting
Trump 'Personally Dictated' Don Jr.'s Misleading Statement on Russian Lawyer Meeting

TheHill.com reports that during Monday's press briefing, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders indicated work on the promised $1 trillion infrastructure package will likely be delayed until next year, after the legislature takes care of tax reform.

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  • Tillerson: US not seeking to topple North Korea regime
Tillerson: US not seeking to topple North Korea regime

In response to North Korea's latest missile launch , the U.S. Air Force flew two B-1B bombers accompanied by South Korean and Japanese jet fighters over the Korean Peninsula on Saturday. He said China had a particular role to play, as it accounted for 90 per cent of trade with the Communist nation. U.S. President Donald Trump claimed he had achi...

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  • Japan Backs Trump's Pressure on China Over North Korea
Japan Backs Trump's Pressure on China Over North Korea

The Chinese diplomat emphasized negotiation and dialogue in resolving the nuclear problem, but did not suggest talks could serve the same goal in the ongoing dispute over THAAD . The B-1s teamed up with Japanese and South Korean fighter jets to test "combined capabilities" during the mission, the USA military said in a statement.

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  • Donald Trump was almost the President in 'Sharknado'
Donald Trump was almost the President in 'Sharknado'

Latt said after a few weeks, the lawyer said, "Donald's thinking about making a legitimate run for the presidency, so we'll get back to you". In response to a Hollywood Reporter inquiry, Cohen told the magazine he had had dinner with franchise star Ian Ziering to discuss Trump's possible casting, but did not recall any heated communication.

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  • Trump Dictated Misleading Statement on Son's Meeting with Russian Lawyer
Trump Dictated Misleading Statement on Son's Meeting with Russian Lawyer

The Trump White House has a habit of being particularly nasty, condescending, or snide to veteran White House correspondent April Ryan. Sarah Huckabee Sanders says the president believes Scaramucci's recent off-color remarks to The New Yorker were "inappropriate".

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  • Death of Texas woman found buried on Maryland beach ruled 'accidental'
Death of Texas woman found buried on Maryland beach ruled 'accidental'

It was announced Wednesday morning that the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has ruled the death to be accidental caused by asphyxia. O'Connor was found partially buried with just an arm showing above the sand, police said. It is still unknown if she climbed into the hole on her own or fell in before the sand caved around her, police said. ...

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