With just 10 days to the first GOP debate, the Republican National Committee is defending its efforts to take control of the debates process that will leave six candidates off the main stage next week. In anticipation of the culling, which will be determined by position in nationally polling, the candidates on the bubble are…
The starting gun for the 2018 World Cup in Russia will be fired on Saturday as 141 national sides await their fate in the qualifying draw in Saint Petersburg. Draws will be conducted for the qualifying process in five of FIFA's six confederations, excluding Asia where qualifying has already began. Show More Summary
The Nationals can earn a series split with the Pirates by winning Sunday. A day after returning from the disabled list, Anthony Rendon gets a day off. Including his rehab start and Saturday’s Nationals game, Rendon played six straight days. He now gets two in a row, coupled with Monday’s off-day. As a result, Danny Espinosa starts at second base.Read full article >>
By JOSH NEWMAN The Canadian National Team finally met its match Saturday afternoon at the Pan American Games. Down as many as 25 in the gold medal game to Brazil, the Canadians cut the deficit to six early in the fourth quarter, but ultimately fell, 86-71 at the Ryerson Athletic Center in Toronto to settle […]
A human rights group has recorded nearly 700 executions, including those of members of ethnic and religious minorities convicted of "enmity against God," in just a little over six months in the Shiite Muslim nation of Iran, which put people to death even during the holy month of Ramadan.
With one week remaining before funding for the nation’s roads and bridges runs out, the Senate began debate Wednesday on a bill that would authorize six years worth of transportation projects, but would only provide funding for the first three years, leaving a future Congress to determine how to fund the remainder. Show More Summary
The federal government's base hourly rate hasn't changed in six years, but that doesn't mean it's the same across the nation
The 15th Library of Congress National Book Festival is just six weeks away — on Sept. 5. It promises to be bigger than ever with 150 authors and illustrators talking about everything from kids books to cookbooks, mysteries, poetry, biographies, politics and a new pavilion on romance. We’ll publish a special issue of Book World […]
Price promises made by broadband providers are misleading customers and costing them up to six and a half times more than adverts imply, reveals Citizens Advice. New research from the national charity finds that many broadband adverts draw people in with attractive discounted ‘teaser deals’ which last for a limited period and mask the real […]
The Mets’ offense had 10 hits in support of Jacob deGrom, who was dominant over six innings.
Iran's foreign minister told the parliament Tuesday that the surge of foreign businesses into the country would make it difficult for the United Nations to restore sanctions, an option provided under the nuclear deal with six world powers.
By JOSH NEWMAN Last season, the ACC sent six teams to the NCAA Tournament, five of which went to the Sweet 16 before Duke won the national championship. The six teams’ combined NCAA Tournament winning percentage of.773 was tops among all conferences last season. With that to follow up on, at least one ACC […]
We’ve broken an incredible record in 2015, but it’s not one we should be proud of. According to the latest data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the first six months of 2015 were the warmest six months across land and ocean surface in our recorded history of Earth. Show More Summary
By Glenn Spencer, The Washington Examiner Union membership has declined sharply over the last six decades, from nearly 35 percent of the workforce in the 1950s to just 11.3 percent in 2014. To reverse this trend, the nation's largest...Show More Summary
The United Nations security council has unanimously voted to approve a nuclear proliferation agreement brokered between Iran and six world powers
Earlier this year, a group of Native American actors, primarily from the Navajo nation, walked off the set of Adam Sandler’s Netflix movie The Ridiculous Six after deciding that their people had already suffered too many indignitiesShow More Summary
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously endorsed the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers and authorized a series of measures leading to the end of U.N. sanctions that have hurt Iran's economy. But the measure also provides a mechanism for U.N. Show More Summary
Last week, as global headlines detailed, six nations, including the United States, reached a monumental though highly criticized deal with Iran in hopes of curtailing the nation’s nuclear aims. But the deal in question is a highly complex and nuanced one, and certainly an agreement that has implications well beyond the realm of nuclear weaponry. […]
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. Security Council has unanimously endorsed the landmark nuclear deal between Iran and six world powers. The resolution, co-sponsored by all 15 council members and adopted Monday morning, also authorizes a series of measures leading to the end of U.N. Show More Summary
Governors in at least six states ordered National Guard troops to arm themselves while the governor of North Carolina order increased security at all National Guard facilities. The increased security measures came as a result of theShow More Summary