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Jun 05 2017

LeBron James Answers Act Of Racism With Words Of Wisdom

Los Angeles Police Department spokesman Aareon Jefferson said the offensive graffiti was painted on an outer gate of the $20 million home James purchased in 2015 in the c...

Jun 05 2017

London terror attack: What we know about the victims, the wounded

The situation these officers were confronted with was critical. They had been planning to return to Canada when Ferguson was done with his overseas contract, Mark said....

Jun 05 2017

Trump's decision dangerous and ignorant

And major companies have said they will carry on cutting emissions regardless of what the current White House incumbent thinks. Pruitt - who advised Trump to w...

Jun 05 2017

London Mayor 'has more important things to do' than respond to Trump

The Canadian government and diplomats in London are advising travellers to avoid the affected areas, as well as to be vigilant in the wake of the attack. The attackers ...

Jun 05 2017

Pruitt refuses to say whether Trump believes in climate change

Other countries are very unlikely to be interested in renegotiating the Paris Agreement or in negotiating an alternative agreement. "So we're getting out", he said. ". Pe...

Jun 05 2017

Trump not planning to invoke executive privilege to block Comey testimony

The president has said he won't prevent Comey from testifying, but some say he could still change his mind . File picture shows FBI Director James Comey testifying...

Jun 05 2017

Gareth Bale hoping to help make more history at Real Madrid

A third Champions League win in four years has drawn comparisons to the great Real side that won the first five editions of the European Cup between 1955 and 1960. We won...

Jun 05 2017

Ariana Grande to return to stage Sunday for Manchester benefit show

The benefit concert is being staged to raise funds for those affected by the May 22 bombing in the foyer of the Manchester Arena that killed 22 people and injured...

Jun 05 2017

EPA's Pruitt says leaving Paris Accord is about jobs, not politics

Scott Pruitt , the Environmental Protection Agency administrator, and Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, differed over whether the president believes ...

Jun 05 2017

How Trump's Policies Will Literally Change The Atmosphere

Separately, former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg is forming a bipartisan coalition of states , cities and business leaders to meet the climate pact's targe...

Jun 05 2017

Navy seal dies during Fleet Week demonstration in Jersey City

Rear Admiral Jack Scorby told reporters at a news conference held outside the Jersey City Medical Center that doctors pronounced the skydiver dead at about 1:10 p.m., ...

Jun 05 2017

Terror Attack In London Kills 7, Injures Dozens

Dozens of stunned people left the area with their hands on their heads as heavily armed police fanned across the crowded capital. He also went after the Mayor of Lon...

Jun 05 2017

Benintendi belts 2 home runs lead Red Sox over Orioles

The Orioles had a 29-25 record as of June 4, trailing the Boston Red Sox (30-25) by a half of game and the New York Yankees (32-21) by 3.5 games. The throw went astray...

Jun 05 2017

Trump honors the fallen in Memorial Day remarks

President Donald Trump is preparing his first Memorial Day address at Arlington National Cemetery . Today, a new generation of American patriots are fighting to win ...

Jun 05 2017

Contrasting views of health care report

The Senate Republicans have argued that the new health care bill will protect more Americans, so the coverage losses are not a good sign. "I don't know how we get to ...

Jun 05 2017

Comey Will Be Pressed On If Trump Interfered With Russia Probe

Additionally, he may be impeded in answering questions about the conversations everyone really wants to know about: those that Comey had with the President. "And we've go...

Jun 05 2017

Sailing - New Zealand pick Britain as America's Cup semi-final foe

In one of the many radical departures from tradition, this is the first time the defender has sailed against challengers in the preliminaries. Imagine if the World Cup ...

Jun 05 2017

Summerhays takes control at Memorial

Since the first tournament in 1976, rain, lightning, fog, wind, snow and even a horde of cicadas have played through, causing delays in 27 of the 42 tournaments. Its toug...

Jun 05 2017

Ex-Penn State president will serve 2-month jail sentence

Sandusky was found guilty the next year of sexually abusing 10 boys and is serving a prison sentence of 30 to 60 years while he appeals his conviction. Paterno was sacked...

Jun 05 2017

Powerball numbers: Did you win Saturday's $337 million jackpot?

The cash value for the prize would be $209.1 million, according to Powerball's website. Four tickets sold matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. The ne...