• Zack Cozart voted starting shortstop in his first MLB All-Star game
Zack Cozart voted starting shortstop in his first MLB All-Star game

While he certainly would not say no to the $20,000 prize that is awarded to players on the victorious side, another prize is awaiting the veteran Cincinnati Reds shortstop and first-time All-Star. As a result, the All-Star middle infielder expects his Reds teammate to come through on his now infamous pledge. Cozart will also become the new owner ...

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  • Two charged after 79 guns found in van headed for the UK
Two charged after 79 guns found in van headed for the UK

Searches found a huge haul of 4mm and 6mm handguns, as well as ammunition, hidden in specially adapted concealments in engine blocks. The operation was a joint effort between the NCA and officers from the NCA-Metropolitan Police Organised Crime Partnership.

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  • Global nuclear powers modernize arsenals despite falling numbers
Global nuclear powers modernize arsenals despite falling numbers

SIPRI estimates that the regime is expanding its arsenal with its increased nuclear focus and expenditure. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un says his country is in the final stages of developing an intercontinental ballistic missile that will be capable of delivering a nuclear warhead as far away as the US.

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  • When Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja bumped into Juhi Chawla in London!
When Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja bumped into Juhi Chawla in London!

While Sonam flew in straight to London with sister Rhea after their Sri Lankan vacation with their all-girl gal pals, Juhi had flown to London earlier this week. Many don't know that Anand is the owner of label Bhane, a brand which is part of Sonam's uber-stylish fashion wardrobe. Sonam Kapoor is now busy with Padman , co-starring Akshay Kumar.

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  • Curious gorilla captivated by zoo visitor's phone
Curious gorilla captivated by zoo visitor's phone

Lindsey Costello visited the zoo's gorilla enclosure on June 30 and made a decision to sit side-by-side with a very curious gorilla. - Lindsey Costello started her long weekend Friday at the Louisville Zoo on Friday and gave a treat to a gorilla.

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  • Trump Cuts White House Budget, Saves American Taxpayer $22 Million
Trump Cuts White House Budget, Saves American Taxpayer $22 Million

A staff salary document released by the White House shows more than 40 percent of White House staffers earn more than $100-thousand a year and 22 aides take home almost $180-thousand per year. But while the President may be projected to save $22m through a leaner White House operation, he has reportedly spent at least two million more than this amo...

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  • More rain and thunder expected overnight Sunday into Monday
More rain and thunder expected overnight Sunday into Monday

Highs will remain around 80. We are tracking another cluster of rain and storms associated with a disturbance to the northwest over Arkansas. Finally some dry weather moves in after a week of rain chances in Green Country. We may see a few showers and storms. More showers and storms will linger into Monday and Tuesday afternoon. Next Frida...

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  • At least two tornadoes confirmed in Maine Saturday
At least two tornadoes confirmed in Maine Saturday

A weather service survey team found visible damage from the tornado on the mountain at Shawnee Peak near Tycoon and Upper Roosevelt trails and in the parking lot near Jake's Way. It is believed the tornado or waterspout was on the surface for almost two miles. Less than five minutes later, a fourth tornado formed over Highland Lake in Cumberland ...

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  • NASA's DART will be its first asteroid deflection mission
NASA's DART will be its first asteroid deflection mission

NASA believes that while the impact would only affect the velocity of the asteroid by a small margin, doing this early enough could alter its trajectory enough when it gets closer to Earth. The smaller asteroid called Didymos B , which is around 530 feet across, orbits the bigger rock Didymos A, which is a half a mile across. 'DART is a critic...

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  • Man sits on gun, shoots himself in groin, police say
Man sits on gun, shoots himself in groin, police say

She followed him into the bathroom and saw the gunshot wound, so she took him to a local hospital. The first was on March 14, where police responded to a call of shots fired and found a man with a gunshot wound on the ground in the side parking lot.

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  • Colorado man shoots, kills son after mistaking him for intruder
Colorado man shoots, kills son after mistaking him for intruder

Sheriff's spokeswoman Lauren LeKander says Huner called 911 at about 10:15 p.m. Saturday to report the shooting. "[Reporting party] is saying he shot someone who came into his house. LeKander told KMGH-TV that investigators believe the victim is Huner's son but they are awaiting the coroner's confirmation. The homeowner is now facing second-deg...

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  • Chairman of the Northern Elders Forum, Maitama Sule is dead
Chairman of the Northern Elders Forum, Maitama Sule is dead

Kano - Kano state Government has declared Tuesday as work free day to mourn the passage of an astute politician, Alhaji Maitama Sule. In early 1979, he was a presidential aspirants of the National Party of Nigeria but lost the ticket to Alhaji Shehu Shagari.

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  • Egypt sentences 20 to death for 'violence'
Egypt sentences 20 to death for 'violence'

In April, the court issued a preliminary death sentence to the 20 defendants pending the non-binding consultative opinion of the country's grand mufti, per Egypt's penal code. In late 2014, an Egyptian court issued death sentences to 188 suspects, which sparked an global outcry against the controversial verdicts. The Cairo Criminal court sentence...

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  • Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon Championship with three Doodles
Google celebrates 140 years of Wimbledon Championship with three Doodles

Defending champion England's Andy Murray and two-time victor Rafael Nadal will take centre stage on the first day of the 2017 tournament. Speaking about one women they've already met, Carolyn explained: "She said that she was in the queue a year ago".

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  • Stephen Hawking Fears Trump Climate Stance 'Could Push Earth Over The Brink'
Stephen Hawking Fears Trump Climate Stance 'Could Push Earth Over The Brink'

Actions trump can push the Earth over this threshold, then it will become like Venus with a temperature of 250 degrees and a rain of sulfuric acid. 'The best hope for the survival of the human race might be independent colonies in space'.

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  • Rite Aid Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (RAD)
Rite Aid Corporation Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (RAD)

About 91,026 shares traded. The current market capitalization of Rite Aid Corp (NYSE:RAD) stands at 3.11 Billion. It has underperformed by 71.88% the S&P500. Shares for $429,000 were bought by ARMSTRONG ALAN S on Thursday, June 15. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.92 in 2016 Q4. It is negative, as 67 investors sold RAD shares while 114 redu...

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  • McConnell: GOP will 'continue to wrestle' with Obamacare replacement
McConnell: GOP will 'continue to wrestle' with Obamacare replacement

The analysis found a 27-year-old in Oklahoma City making $20,000 per year would be charged a slightly lower premium under the repeal bills, but would receive almost $2,000 less in tax credits. "Middle-class families are getting hammered", he said. Even before Trump was inaugurated in January, Republicans had debated and ultimately discarded the i...

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  • Everton confident of re-signing Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney
Everton confident of re-signing Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney

Reports on Monday morning claimed Rooney's return to Everton was inevitable as the England global edged closer to an Old Trafford exit. Everton's majority shareholder Farhad Moshiri is backing boss Ronald Koeman heavily in the transfer market this summer.

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  • Manchester United want Mateo Kovacic
Manchester United want Mateo Kovacic

It has been reported that the 24-year-old has already agreed personal terms with the Red Devils, but the clubs still need to agree on a fee. Mourinho outlined his list of transfer targets to Ed Woodward back in March and had hoped for several of his targets to have been sorted by now.

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  • UGI worker killed in explosion in Lancaster County
UGI worker killed in explosion in Lancaster County

Steve Cook, Business Development Director for UGI , said in a statement that one of their employees was dead after the explosion and two other UGI workers were injured. The home blew up about 10 minutes later, the published report said. While surveying the complete destruction of her home , she said that overall, she considers herself lucky...

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