• USS Gerald R. Ford Completes First Arrested Landing and Launch
USS Gerald R. Ford Completes First Arrested Landing and Launch

Phil Davidson , commander of the U.S. Fleet Forces. The tests on July 28 appear to show the AAG and EMALS have overcome issues that cropped up during their development - issues with the EMALS prompted President Donald Trump to admonish the Navy to return to steam-powered catapults earlier this year.

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  • Cleveland News Station Takes Petty Shot At Kyrie Irving Over Trade Request
Cleveland News Station Takes Petty Shot At Kyrie Irving Over Trade Request

To trade Kyrie Irving the Cleveland Cavaliers want a legitimate starter, a player on the cusp, and a draft pick or two. Would he defend Irving's action and identify with it or would he tear him down and call him selfish for abandoning a team that went to the NBA Finals for three seasons in a row? The ESPN report also referenced th...

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  • Telefonica SA (BME:TEF) PT Set at €8.90 by Barclays PLC
Telefonica SA (BME:TEF) PT Set at €8.90 by Barclays PLC

Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lowered its stake in Telefonica SA (NYSE: TEF ) by 0.8% during the first quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Thursday, July 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 6th were issued a...

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  • 3 power cables cut, could take weeks to fix, evacuation continues
3 power cables cut, could take weeks to fix, evacuation continues

Crews are taking two approaches to restore power . "Due to life safety issues from the loss of reliable electrical power on Hatteras Island and growing uncertainty as to when repairs to the main transmission line will be completed to enable restoration of full power to the island, a mandatory evacuation has been issued for all visitors to Hatter...

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  • Senate leader expected to send Rauner school funding bill
Senate leader expected to send Rauner school funding bill

If that attempt fails, the bill dies. Lawmakers are expected to convene Monday at noon for a special session on school funding. Legislators approved a required plan that re-writes the funding formula, but Rauner opposes it and says he'll send it back with changes.

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  • Police investigating following 2 shootings in Bridgeport; child struck by bullet
Police investigating following 2 shootings in Bridgeport; child struck by bullet

The man was grazed on the head. The gunfire also hit a man outside the home, who is not related the Masud's family, as well as other houses and parked cars. Police said they are investigating two separate shooting incidents that took place Sunday night. Police say both the man and child appear to be unintended victims that were hit by the stray...

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  • Brokerages Set AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) Target Price at $8.12
Brokerages Set AK Steel Holding Corporation (NYSE:AKS) Target Price at $8.12

AK Steel Holding Corporation had its " rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank. Zacks offers analysts with an Average Broker Rating (or ABR), basing it on sell-side recommendations. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 9th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield...

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  • Highway 44 closed near Hokah after officer involved shooting
Highway 44 closed near Hokah after officer involved shooting

Both are expected to be charged with attempted murder, according to the BCA, which did not name the suspects. - Two men are in custody after shooting at police in Houston County, early Monday morning. Officers followed their auto after they left and tried to pull it over in Hokah. La Crescent police officers do not use body cameras, although th...

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  • Trump to sign bill for new sanctions on Russia
Trump to sign bill for new sanctions on Russia

Although the initial news alerts in Russian Federation said that Mr. Putin had ordered 755 Americans out of the country, the president had actually ordered an overall staff reduction. Putin said Russian Federation could take more measures against the U.S., but not at the moment. Trump repeatedly insisted during his election campaign that he wan...

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  • Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Francisco Giants
Los Angeles Dodgers vs. San Francisco Giants

LOS ANGELES (AP) - In a season already filled with so many stirring comebacks, the Los Angeles Dodgers managed to add one that might be their best so far. "It's not what we're used to", Giants manager Bruce Bochy told the San Francisco Chronicle. In the very first inning the Dodgers were set up for a huge inning.

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  • Russian Federation urges U.S. to fix ties as it cuts USA diplomatic staff
Russian Federation urges U.S. to fix ties as it cuts USA diplomatic staff

The White House did not make it clear till Friday if Trump was ready to sign the bill into a law. Putin's comments come on the same day that the Kremlin's deputy foreign minister said on ABC News' "This Week" that Russian retaliation over USA sanctions is "long, long, overdue".

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  • Pence: We will 'hold Russian Federation accountable for its actions'
Pence: We will 'hold Russian Federation accountable for its actions'

Georgia is the only country on the trip that is not a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member and, like Ukraine, has seen Russian encroachment on its territory. But the era of strategic patience is over", Pence said."The president of the United States is leading a coalition of nations to bring pressure to bear until that time that North Korea wil...

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  • Armenia joins fresh NATO military exercise in Georgia
Armenia joins fresh NATO military exercise in Georgia

Vice President Mike Pence's visit [to Tbilisi] confirms that Georgia is a loyal ally and strategic partner of the U.S.", Janelidze said. Georgia's defense minister, Levan Izoria, called the scale of exercises "unprecedented" and said they "make clear the support for Georgia by the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member states, especially the U...

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  • Russia Seizes US Properties Over Sanctions, Orders Cuts to Embassy Staff
Russia Seizes US Properties Over Sanctions, Orders Cuts to Embassy Staff

It bars Trump from easing sanctions against Russian Federation unless he seeks congressional approval. Reports of Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election have put a damper on hopes for better ties that the Kremlin had pinned on Trump's presidency.

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  • High court ruling on juvenile lifers hasn't impacted Indiana
High court ruling on juvenile lifers hasn't impacted Indiana

While New York has not sentenced juveniles to life in prison without parole, critics of the parole board said it made little difference if they routinely denied parole to offenders sentenced to decades or life in prison as juveniles. "It's going to be evolving". On July 11, 2017 the Missouri Supreme Court in a 5-1 ruling, ordered a new sentencing h...

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  • Police identify man killed in fiery crash after chase
Police identify man killed in fiery crash after chase

Police say York learned police were after him and he took off in a 2016 Chrysler 200, which was stolen. Milton police attempted to stop the auto, but it continued onto Route 16 south at a high rate of speed. The auto rolled over and caught fire. There was no one else in the vehicle and no other cars were involved, police said. Both sides of R...

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  • Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor promo from UFC 214
Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor promo from UFC 214

Tickets went on sale almost a week ago and were expected to go so fast that promoters implemented a registrations process and lottery system to ensure average fans had a fair shot. -Conor McGregor "superfight" still hasn't happened. Knowing full well that fight fans are going to tune in in record numbers for the contest, which will be broadcast b...

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  • Trump Wants To Blow Up Senate Rules After Obamacare Repeal Push Collapses
Trump Wants To Blow Up Senate Rules After Obamacare Repeal Push Collapses

That capped a week of failed Senate votes on whether to simply repeal, or repeal and replace, the 2010 law, which has provided some 20 million previously uninsured Americans with health coverage. Although Republicans have argued they must act because Obamacare is collapsing under its own weight, independent analyses come to a different conclusion...

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  • Body of missing man found in Buncombe County
Body of missing man found in Buncombe County

Three people are also accused of helping Stroupe hide from police. Stroupe was later found driving Bryson's Honda Ridgeline and was arrested after a five-day manhunt and chase on Thursday in McDowell County. Investigators believe Bryson may have been kidnapped by Phillip Stroupe, 38, in Henderson County on Wednesday. The sheriff wouldn't go int...

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  • Tony Blair Can't Be Prosecuted For Iraq War, British High Court Rules
Tony Blair Can't Be Prosecuted For Iraq War, British High Court Rules

The Attorney General is reported to have intervened in the case and urged the Chief Justice to block the general's legal challenge on the grounds that it was "hopeless" and unarguable because the crime of aggression is not recognised in English law.

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