• Johnson masters Dover once more
Johnson masters Dover once more

The veteran has a record-tying seven Cup championships. On the restart, Johnson was able to get ahead of Larson heading into turn 1. Is it tougher to win races and titles now due to more competition - or was it tougher in Yarborough's day when the 115-inch wheelbase cars had no power steering and were hotter than ovens during races? Johnson, ...

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  • Predators coach asks fans to stop throwing catfish on ice
Predators coach asks fans to stop throwing catfish on ice

The Penguins also have managed just four shots on goal in 13 power plays in the series with just one goal with the man advantage. "It's simple. We've got to go home and win a game", Crosby said. Game 5 is on Thursday. The puck just crossed the goal line under the outstretched sick of Pittsburgh goalie Matt Murray before he shoved it away. W...

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  • 2 men charged in 36 deaths at Oakland artists' warehouse
2 men charged in 36 deaths at Oakland artists' warehouse

On the night of the dance party, she said, the men blocked one exit to the building as party-goers gathered there and provided no lighted exit pathways to the remaining outside door. "Our hope is that this aggressive approach continues, including pursuing charges against her", Madden said. Prosecutors say so much evidence was destroyed in the bla...

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  • Sheriff to describe multiple shooting in Orlando
Sheriff to describe multiple shooting in Orlando

Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings described the shooter as a 45-year-old man who had been fired in April and had been previously accused of assaulting a co-worker. after a woman ran from the awning business, Fiamma Inc., saying the gunman had told her to leave. The Florida Democrat said the city "is still healing from the Pulse massacre" and "h...

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  • Privatize air traffic control
Privatize air traffic control

U.S. controllers largely still use secondary radar to track aircraft on domestic and coastal routes and even paper slips to guide aircraft beyond radar coverage, while controllers in other countries use modern GPS-based systems, critics have noted.

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  • Governor Cuomo Announces Plan To Protect Obamacare
Governor Cuomo Announces Plan To Protect Obamacare

Those protections include ambulatory patient services like office visits, chemo and radiology services, emergency and urgent-care services, hospitalization and hospice care, maternity, mental health and substance-abuse care, prescription coverage, rehabilitation services and devices, lab service and testing, preventive wellness such as gynecologica...

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  • Megyn Kelly's Putin Interview: Phooey, Says Twitter
Megyn Kelly's Putin Interview: Phooey, Says Twitter

Putin , in an interview on NBC's new program 'Sunday Night,' with Megyn Kelly , fired back at assertions that Russian Federation had meddled in the election, at times getting noticeably agitated with the line of questioning. Two congressional investigations and an FBI probe are dedicated to exploring the depth and nature of Trump's and his asso...

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  • Bill to overhaul Pennsylvania pension benefits on fast track
Bill to overhaul Pennsylvania pension benefits on fast track

Lawmakers created the crisis back in 2011 when they vastly increased benefits, retroactively, and deferred the costs to avoid political blowback. If it becomes law, it would be the second pension benefits reduction of future employees in eight years, both spurred by a debt tied to the pension benefits of current and retired public employees.

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  • Trump won't invoke executive privilege to block Comey's testimony
Trump won't invoke executive privilege to block Comey's testimony

EST. Comey is scheduled to testify for the first time since his firing before the Senate Intelligence Committee as part of the committee's Russia-related investigation. Comey's testimony is expected to be explosive and will be closely watched throughout Washington , where the focus on the Russia's involvement in the 2016 campaign, the country's ...

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  • Trump critics (and a few backers) march worldwide over climate and Russian Federation
Trump critics (and a few backers) march worldwide over climate and Russian Federation

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt was grilled repeatedly on Sunday by television anchors hoping to get more clarity on President Donald Trump's decision to leave the Paris Climate Accords this week. "It did not serve their future economic interest either", he added. Musk, 45, whose net worth is 15.2 billion USA dollar...

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  • Trump targets India, China as U.S. exits climate pact
Trump targets India, China as U.S. exits climate pact

French President Emmanuel Macron has called on American citizens and business to help develop "concrete solutions for our climate." " Mayors, governors , and business leaders from both political parties are signing onto a statement of support that we will submit to the United Nations , and together, we will reach the emission reduction goals the ...

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  • Red Sox top performers for 2017 season's first trimester
Red Sox top performers for 2017 season's first trimester

We doubt Big Papi will lace up his spikes again, but Martinez's cryptic tweet surely will send Red Sox fans, and the baseball world, into a frenzy. Ortiz, though, had been careful to stay away from Fenway Park so far this season and he won't be in The Bronx for this series. "I just retired. I don't want to be bothering anybody".

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  • Vegas officer arrested on manslaughter charge in choke death
Vegas officer arrested on manslaughter charge in choke death

Brown, who wasn't armed but appeared paranoid and agitated, then darted through an employees-only door as the officers chased him outside the casino, police said. 'Both are a carotid blood choke that cuts off blood flow to the brain. "It's not a windpipe choke that cuts off the air". "There will be a time for justice".

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  • 'SpongeBob SquarePants' Musical Coming to Broadway!
'SpongeBob SquarePants' Musical Coming to Broadway!

Leading the cast in the title role is Broadway newcomer Ethan Slater , who is reprising the role after its tryout at Chicago's Oriental Theatre last spring. Chaos erupts. Lives hang in the balance. Music supervision will come from Tony victor Tom Kitt ("Next to Normal"), with Kyle Jarrow ("Whisper House") providing the show's book.

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  • One of the Suspected London Attackers Was a Known Radical Islamist
One of the Suspected London Attackers Was a Known Radical Islamist

Trump and Khan have spent the past year sniping at one another, largely over Trump's proposed travel ban that would temporarily bar some Muslims from entering the United States. In March, after an attack by a Daesh terrorist that left five people dead in Westminster, central London , Trump's son Donald Trump Jr. issued a tweet that criticised Kha...

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  • 'Disconcerting and embarrassing': SLO mayor slams Trump's Paris Agreement withdrawal
'Disconcerting and embarrassing': SLO mayor slams Trump's Paris Agreement withdrawal

Mr. Trump , who campaigned on backing out of the Paris agreement , has been highly skeptical of climate change in the past. "The President has indicated that climate changes", Pruitt said. "No one is going to go back to (Boeing) 707s that leave a big smoke trail in the air just because you can", said Robert Mann, an aviation consultant and for...

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  • Remembering the Fallen at Arlington
Remembering the Fallen at Arlington

In addition to speaking about the Kellys and Gold Star families , Trump also singled out Senator Bob Doyle, a World War II veteran who was wounded by Germans, pointing out that he would soon celebrate his 94th birthday. After the ceremony, the president visited with families in Section 60 of the cemetery, where most of those killed in Iraq and A...

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  • Trump Will Not Block Ex-FBI Director's Testimony
Trump Will Not Block Ex-FBI Director's Testimony

The White House said Monday it would not invoke executive privilege to prevent Comey from testifying. The White House expressed to desire to "facilitate a swift and thorough examination of the facts sought by the Senate Intelligence Committee ".

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  • President Trump will not use executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying
President Trump will not use executive privilege to stop Comey from testifying

US President Donald Trump will not invoke executive privilege to block former FBI Director James Comey's much-anticipated testimony before Congress this week, his first since Trump abruptly fired him early last month. White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Friday the decision by the White House counsel's office hasn't been made yet....

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  • 'A Good Thing': WH, GOPers Defend Kushner On Russia Backchannel Reports
'A Good Thing': WH, GOPers Defend Kushner On Russia Backchannel Reports

McMaster was in Taormina, Italy, on the sideline of the Group of Seven meetings, and he did not speak specifically about Jared Kushner , who is also a senior advisor to Trump. Officials said he misled Vice President Mike Pence about whether he and the ambassador had discussed US sanctions against Russian Federation in a phone call.

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