GAZA (Reuters) - Israel and Palestinian militants appeared to be pulling back on Wednesday from further hostilities after Israel responded with air strikes to a rocket attack from the Gaza Strip.
Israel’s defense minister is blaming Islamic Jihad — a smaller Palestinian militant group in the Hamas-run Gaza Strip — for the latest rocket fired at Israel that drew retaliatory airstrikes overnight. Moshe Yaalon says the airstrikes targeted both Islamic Jihad and Hamas sites in Gaza early on Wednesday, after Islamic Jihad fired a rocket toward […]
Hello! Here's what you need to know for Wednesday. 1. Israel launched airstrikes in the Gaza Strip early Wednesday after a rocket was fired at southern Israel, in the first airstrikes since last summer's ceasefire. 2. At least 800 people have died in a major heatwave sweeping across India. 3. Show More Summary
Rod Thorn, the N.B.A.’s president for basketball operations, said in a statement that Howard was trying to free himself from Andrew Bogut when Howard “recklessly hit him in the face.”
Israeli fighter jets carried out airstrikes in the Gaza Strip early Wednesday just hours after a rocket was fired at southern Israel, an Israeli military spokesman said. Israeli Defense Forces spokesman Lt. Col. Peter Lerner said the airstrikes targeted “four terror infrastructures” in the southern Gaza Strip. The airstrikes were in response to an attack […]
NBA Finals invitations have gone out to the Cleveland Cavaliers. The 2015 NBA Finals schedule has already been set as well, with the Cavaliers just waiting on the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets to decide the Western Conference champion. Show More Summary
Israeli planes struck what the military described as four “terror infrastructure” targets in the southern Gaza Strip early Wednesday in response to a rocket that landed 20 miles inside the country the previous evening.
The Cavaliers, making their second-ever trip to the finals in James's first season back with the team, will face the winner of the Golden State Warriors-Houston Rockets series.
Israeli warplanes launched a series of airstrikes on the Gaza Strip early on Wednesday after a missile fired from Gaza hit southern Israel, the Iranian Press TV news channel reported.
GAZA (Reuters) - Israeli aircraft struck a number of sites in the Gaza Strip from the air early on Wednesday, residents and the Israeli military said, after a rocket that Palestinian militants fired from the enclave landed near the Israeli port city of Ashdod.
The Air Force has certified the SpaceX Falcon 9 for national security launches, ending ULAs monopoly and beginning the first competitive contract process in over 15 years.
Watch the Houston Rockets travel to the Golden State Warriors’ home of Oracle Arena in Oakland, where they will try to stay alive at least one more day in their NBA Western Conference Final series — while Golden State will hope that league MVP Stephen Curry can recover from a frightening injury that saw him Watch Rockets Vs. Show More Summary
Somewhere, Chris Paul is slowly shaking his head, all too aware that the Houston Rockets are never quite out of it when you think they are.
Despite needing only one win to advance to the NBA Finals for the first time since 1975 with a commanding 3-1 series lead against the Houston Rockets, the Golden State Warriors head into Game 5 Wednesday having covered the spread just...Show More Summary
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard was assessed a flagrant-1 foul for elbowing Golden State Warriors counterpart Andrew Bogut in the head during Houston's 128-115 victory on Monday. The NBA's president of basketball operations, Rod...Show More Summary
Houston Rockets center Dwight Howard will not be suspended for Game 5 of the Western Conference finals against the Golden State Warriors after the NBA decided to uphold his flagrant 1 foul.
The Houston Rockets have made a habit of staring elimination in the face and living to tell about it. Their survival skills will again be put to the test when the Western Conference Finals series shifts back to the Oracle Arena, where...Show More Summary
Dwight Howard's Journal From The Nigh... Storms and flooding forced Dwight Howard and many fans to remain in the Rocket's Arena overnight following their win over the Warriors. Here are his journal entries from that night. Submitted by: zpoitras Regular Keywords: dwight howard dh12 rockets houston toyota center night flooding nba basketball funny journal joke parody Views: 823
When the Detroit Pistons cut Josh Smith, few probably thought he would go on to be the difference in the Houston Rockets making it to the Western Conference Finals, much less surviving a sweep. But that’s what he’s done, and it raises questions for his future with Clutch City because Smith is downright clutch. Yet, it’s true. Show More Summary