The 'N' Crowd In approximately six months, the history books will turn its final page and close forever on the last eight years of American leadership under the reigns and watchful gaze of our nation's first Black president, Barack Obama. Different people will remember Mr. Show More Summary
The new English National Opera season, just announced, pulls a rabbit out of the hat. Instead of shrinking its output from 11 productions to six or eight as rumoured, it will boost them to 15 by 2018/19. But not before. The coming season has just four new shows. Season highlights (from press release): – ENO’s […]
The Michigan Wolverines secured six New Jersey prospects in a 2016 recruiting class that ranked among college football's finest national signing day hauls. Head coach Jim Harbaugh again has sights set on the Garden State in the 2017Show More Summary
NEW YORK -- Hillary Clinton should not be alive right now. In late September, the National Enquirer reported that Clinton was desperately sick, quoting sources who said “she’ll be dead in six months.” Clinton outlived the anonymous sources’...Show More Summary
To Russian President Vladimir Putin, the mammoth Vostochny cosmodrome in the far eastern Siberian taiga illustrates the nation's ongoing role as a space pioneer. The desolate area six time zones from Moscow provides ample space away from most communities to launch rockets carrying small cargo such...
Washington scores two runs in the first inning, and Gonzalez pitches six scoreless innings in 2-0 win.
Despite losing five of the last six Democratic primaries — including a crucial loss to Hillary Clinton in New York — Bernie Sanders isn't ready to call it quits. In fact, at a press conference in Washington, D.C., on Sunday, Sanders told reporters he expected the Democratic National Convention in ... More »
Back from blister, Ross allows six hits over six innings and Werth slugs a three-run homer.
Reigning champion Granada Hills Charter High School won the 2016 U.S. Academic Decathlon on Saturday, the fifth time in the last six years the San Fernando Valley campus has claimed the title. The school scored 54,195.1 out of a possible 60,000 points to win the overall competition in Anchorage....
The authorities of six European states support temporary EU border control extension amid severe migration crisis.
After boxer Mike Tyson was sentenced to six years for raping an 18-year-old beauty queen, Donald Trump responded by arguing on national television that Tyson had been “railroaded,” noting that she had gone to Tyson’s hotel room on her own. “You have a young woman that was in his hotel room late in the evening at […]
San Francisco is making labor history by becoming the first U.S. city to require employers to offer fully paid leave to new parents. The law providing six weeks of paid time off starts next year and includes mothers and fathers, including same-sex couples, who either bear or adopt a child. The...
The new ordinance imposes a $500 fine and up to six months in jail for trans people caught using the restroom that matches their gender identity.
According to the US Deputy Secretary of State, arbitration is an appropriate mechanism to resolve maritime territory dispute between China and six other nations in the region.
Ace struggles through six innings as Philadelphia wins series opener, 4-3.
Carli Lloyd, the U.S. World Cup hero and FIFA women’s player of the year, will miss three to six weeks with a knee injury, according to her National Women’s Soccer League team. Lloyd was injured early in the Houston Dash’s 3-1 away defeat against the Orlando Pride on Saturday. An MRI exam Monday revealed a […]
For the next six nights, PBS will re-air the Ken Burns series The National Parks: America's Best Idea, which explores the birth and evolution of the parks. Read this story »
The National Park Service celebrates its centennial in August, so we asked NPS director Jonathan Jarvis to name six lesser-known national parks to consider for a last-minute summer vacation.
Servicing a Ferrari can sometimes cost as much as an entirely new car. And then there’s their apparent propensity to catch fire. But out of adversity comes opportunity, and Eric Hutchinson embraced the former to create the latter when he bought a fire-damaged 1978 Ferrari 308 GTS and converted it to electric power using three […]
ANKARA (Reuters) - Six foreign nationals were taken into custody in an overnight raid against Islamic State in the central Anatolian city of Konya, a statement from its governorship said on Saturday.