Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Aabadi says the operation to retake the town of Tal Afar, west of Mosul, from the Islamic State group has begun. Al-Abadi says IS fighters inside … Click to Continue »
Zimbabwean state media say the wife of President Robert Mugabe has returned home from South Africa despite calls that she be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting a young model at a … Click to Continue »
Prayer time is approaching but Raja Miah, an imam at a tiny mosque in the heart of Barcelona does not expect a big turnout. Since the twin attacks in Barcelona and the nearby seaside resort of Cambrils claimed by the Islamic State group, the Muslim community in central Barcelona's neighbourhood of Raval fears an anti-Islam backlash. Show More Summary
The State Fair of Texas opens September 29 and runs through October 22. But competition is already underway among concessionaires for the Big Tex Choice Awards for the best state fair foods. Winners will be crowned August 27. Texas Monthly runs down the ten finalists with a fictional tasting. Show More Summary
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced early Sunday the start of a battle to retake Tal Afar, a key Northern Iraqi bastion of the Islamic State (IS) group and one of their last remaining strongholds in the region. The announcement...Show More Summary
David Ross did it with the best: the United States Army Parachute team.
Another stellar afternoon performance leaves the United States as an overwhelming favorite heading into Sunday singles play.
Notice posted at the Wilson Avenue viaduct at Lake Shore Drive CDOT posted notices at both Lawrence and Wilson Avenue viaducts stating that the long overdue reconstruction of the crumbling bridges will commence on Monday, September 18. Show More Summary
Iowa's economic development board has approved $13.5 million in state financial assistance toward a series of proposed Sioux City projects totaling $134 million. The Iowa Economic Development Authority Board voted … Click to Continu...
On Wednesday, Kevin Durant of the NBA champion Golden State Warriors, said he won't attend a celebration for the team at the White House if an invitation is extended. One of the liberal commentators on ESPN praised Durant for that decision, insisting it's not political. Show More Summary
Of the top 10 high school football recruits from Indiana this year, only two decided to play at the state’s flagship university. One of them was a do-it-all athlete from suburban Indianapolis named Bryant Fitzgerald, who starred on both sides of the ball in high school and was slotted as a hybrid defensive back/linebacker for […]
Aug 19 (Reuters) - American Cristie Kerr made history as the United States retained a three-point lead at the Solheim Cup when they split the morning foursomes matches against Europe on day two in Iowa on Saturday.
OK, this is a BFD, people! The workers in Missouri busted their butts and gathered three times the needed signatures to put a stop to the state's wrong and misnamed "Right to Work" law: Opponents forced the suspension Friday of a new...Show More Summary
CHARLESTON, S.C. (Reuters) - Animals in the path of the first total solar eclipse to travel across the United States in 99 years have a big surprise awaiting them on Monday afternoon, biologists say.
By Anne Lepesant on SwimSwam Ali DeLoof of University of Michigan, Ella Eastin from Stanford, NC State’s Ryan Held, and University of Texas’ Will Licon have been elected captains of Team USA for the 29th World University Games, also known as Summer Universiade 2017. Read the full story on SwimSwam: Team USA Elects DeLoof, Eastin, Held, and Licon Captains for 2017 WUGs
The cultural civil war that has now exploded in America is an immensely dangerous moment for the west. It is also perilous for the State of Israel and the Jewish people. Yet in both Israel and the diaspora, too many Jews just don’t get it. Show More Summary
Here are the results of the poll.Do You Anticipate The New National Digital Health Strategy Will Be Successfully Implemented By The ADHA And Achieve Its Stated Objectives?Yes 1% (1) Probably 1% (2) Probably Not 75% (128) No Chance 23% (40) I Have No Idea 0% (0) Total votes: 171 The numbers speak for themselves. Show More Summary
Missouri State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal hoped for the assassination of President Trump in a Facebook comment on Thursday then deleted... The post Missouri Lt. Gov. to Radical Sen. Maria Chappelle-Nadal: Resign or We Will Remove You From Office appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Despite seceding and eventually losing the Civil War, the Confederacy lives on in a number of monuments in almost every state in the country. But it's not just monuments — like the Robert E. Lee statue in Charlottesville that led toShow More Summary
Hundreds of Islamic State fighters have sneaked back into north Africa – and could use it as a base for further attacks As the hunt intensifies for members of a Moroccan-led cell thought to be responsible for the terror attacks in Spain,...Show More Summary