McCann's RBI double in 11th helps Yankees beat Indians 7

Cleveland scored three runs to make it 4-3 in the third inning. "I was trying to go inside with both pitches, but they both came back over the middle of the plate", Nova said. Anderson struggled with his command and lasted just four innings. "Seei... More..

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Hamilton takes pole position ahead of Rosberg at British GP

Lewis Hamilton took a fine pole position at the qualifying session for the 2016 British GP. "Being under pressure is something not to shy away from, something to attack full on and that is generally what I try ...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Froome seizes yellow jersey with solo win in Pyrenees

The result was a 13-second stage victory from Ireland's Dan Martin and Joaquim Rodriguez of Spain. That should be frightening to Froome's challengers, because Stage 9 is exactly the sort of stage that w...More..

Pistorius sentenced to six years for murder
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Pistorius sentenced to six years for murder

Prosecutors have not said whether they will appeal for a longer sentence, but a spokesperson for the Pistorius family said the family accepted the sentence. The time that Pistorius has already served in priso...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Cop's lawyer blames driver's gun, not his race

Melissa Reeves, president of the National Association for School Psychologists, said children will learn from the reactions of the adults around them, including their parents and their teachers. Paul police off...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Jason Kenney's key dates for uniting the right in Alberta

We must focus on the future, not the past, on what unites us, not what divides us. "We must come together to form a single, free enterprise party and we must do so before the next election", he said. To win w...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Asian Shares Plunge as Market Players Brace for Stimulus

But Hong Kong's Hang Seng retreated 0.8%. "If that risk aversion is prolonged, we think the growth impact could be larger and at this point, it is very hard to tell how long that period lasts", Pradhan told rep...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Hamilton on pole for Mercedes at British Grand Prix

I'm grateful that I managed it and grateful to the team too for all their hard work in giving us the performance we have this weekend". Our Lewis: Can Hamilton equal Mansell's total of four wins at the Briti...More..

Water Clouds Observed Outside The Solar System, WISE 0855 Looks Like Jupiter!
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Water Clouds Observed Outside The Solar System, WISE 0855 Looks Like Jupiter!

Discovered in 2014, WISE 0855 is neither a planet nor a star, but rather a dwarf that inhabits the fourth closest solar system only a mere 7.2 light years away. "The spectrum allows us to investigate dynamica...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Vladimir Putin warns that Russian Federation will respond to 'aggressive actions' by North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that British voters made "a comprehensible" choice when they chose to leave the European Union. He called for more cooperation in trade, energy, high technology, secu...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

"Continuing Rape": Donald Trump Goes Full Todd Akin on Trade

Clinton's own campaign has scorched Trump in similar terms. "That he is not going to be an authoritarian". Although China is not part of the agreement, Trump said Beijing might try to enter it "through the ba...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Andrea Leadsom 'disgusted' over Times article on Theresa May and motherhood

I am sure - I don't really know Theresa very well - but, I am sure she will be really, really sad that she doesn't have children. Andrea Leadsom reportedly made the comments to today's Times newspaper after...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

June hiring surge of 287000 suggests rebounding US economy

Employment growth over the past 3 months now averages 147,000 - a bit below last year's rate but quite good in a labor market where there is now less slack than before. Average hourly earnings year-on-year: +2....More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Kenney puts charge in Alberta unite-right movement

Kenney says that if he wins, he will immediately attempt to negotiate a "framework agreement" with the Wildrose on a united party. However, on a pragmatic level, Kenney's plan to unite the right has more prom...More..

Senate Passes GMO Labeling Legislation
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Senate Passes GMO Labeling Legislation

The Senate bill would require foods with genetically modified organisms, or GMOs, to carry any of three types of labeling: words, a symbol or an electronic code readable by smartphone. Visitors to the Senate ...More..

Stocks jump after strong June jobs report
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Stocks jump after strong June jobs report

The unemployment rate edged up to 4.9% in June from 4.7% the previous month as more workers entered the workforce. With a very strong report, it's possible the Federal Reserve may raise rates later this year,...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

US job market rebounds with June hiring surge of 287000

Last month, the leisure and hospitality industry added 59,000 jobs and healthcare added 39,000 jobs. Employment in professional and business services continued to trend up in June, gaining 38,000 jobs. Dennis...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Alaska Airlines Approved For Flights to Havana, Cuba

Allowing direct US flights to Cuba is part of the process of normalization of relations between Washington and Havana that began in late 2014. Separate awards announced last month authorized a smaller sch...More..

by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

US economy rebounds with June hiring surge of 287000

The Labor Department revised down May's already weak first estimate of 38,000 jobs to just 11,000. However, weak numbers from April and May mean it's still the case that job gains over the past three months hav...More..

Donald Trump Ripped by Kristen Bell Over 'Frozen' Tweet: 'Zip It, Don'
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Donald Trump Ripped by Kristen Bell Over 'Frozen' Tweet: 'Zip It, Don'

Over the weekend, Trump shared an image of Clinton surrounded by money and set next to a six-pointed star that bore the message, "Most Corrupt Candidate Ever!" Trump Jr. Rather than taking the opportunity t...More..

Oil down 2% as market uncertainty over Brexit continues
by | Sunday, July 10, 2016

Oil down 2% as market uncertainty over Brexit continues

Remember that oil prices had an excellent run after dropping below $30 per barrel in February. It was a second straight day of gains for oil, which has risen nearly 8 percent since Monday's settlement to recove...More..

UAE urges emiratis not to wear traditional dress 'kandura' in foreign counties
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

UAE urges emiratis not to wear traditional dress 'kandura' in foreign counties

He collapsed and was re-hospitalized with minor injuries during his arrest. The Emirati foreign ministry, in a statement posted on Twitter, urged citizens "not to wear the national dress during their trav...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Lewis Hamilton fans bring cheeky F1 banner to British GP

It had been feared that Mercedes would introduce team orders in the fall-out of the Spielberg crash which boss Toto Wolff described as "brainless". Behind the Mercedes front row and Red Bull second row, i...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Sanders fights bill to derail GMO labeling law

Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota will support a compromise food labeling bill that, if passed and signed into law, will require disclosure on food packages of the presence of genetically modi...More..

What did Cristiano Ronaldo say to Gareth Bale at full
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

What did Cristiano Ronaldo say to Gareth Bale at full

Entry details have not yet been made available, but it is believed FAW gold members will get first priority for the free tickets, with a maximum of two per person. We've added to the tournament. "If you lose ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Parties tentatively agree to 30-day 'cooling-off' period

The union wants the Crown corporation to boost pay for suburban and rural mail carriers, who CUPW says are predominantly women, and who earn around 30 per cent less than metro carriers. The union has yet to res...More..

Portugal boosted by return of Pepe to training
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Portugal boosted by return of Pepe to training

He added: "Few can dispute that in worldwide refereeing terms, England is the number one country". Hackett said England's refereeing bosses had pushed referee Martin Atkinson as their candidate to represent E...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Brock Lesnar Highlights and Face-Off Video from Today's UFC 200 Press Conference

It appears that many folks actually think that WWE had a major role in determining who Brock Lesnar is fighting at UFC 20. There hasn't been any bad blood between the pair, just two fighters who seemingly...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

France's goal hero Griezmann brushes off Platini comparisons

This means Matuidi will be no more than a keen onlooker but, ahead of the players facing off at the Stade de France, the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder revealed he would plump for his compatriot and not the t...More..

Over 500000 hoverboards are being recalled for safety concerns
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Over 500000 hoverboards are being recalled for safety concerns

There's another warning about one of the most popular gifts from last Christmas; there's been a massive recall on hoverboards. The future of personal transportation is in hot water after the U.S. Fires have o...More..

June jobs report may help clarify a muddy economic picture
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

June jobs report may help clarify a muddy economic picture

The change in total nonfarm payroll employment for April was revised from 123,000 to 144,000, and the numbers for May were revised from 38,000 to 11,000. The unemployment rate is expected to tick up to a stil...More..

U.S. Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Exceeding Expectations
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

U.S. Economy Adds 287000 Jobs In June, Exceeding Expectations

The US economy created 287,000 jobs in June, rebounding strongly from disappointing growth in May. The for-hire trucking industry's total employment fell by a whopping 6,300 jobs in the month of June, accordi...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

US Economy Adds A Whopping 287000 Jobs

Treasuries fell after a report showed the US economy added more jobs than forecast in June, bolstering the case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this year. A mild disappointment: Job additions ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Oscar Pistorius sentenced to six years for murder of his girlfriend

Pistorius spent the last few months living under house arrest in his uncle's mansion after initially serving one year of a five-year prison sentence for manslaughter. In the interview - his first since the ki...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Serena Williams to face Kerber in Wimbledon final

Serena can walk away with two trophies, not just won. Williams , the six-time defending champion, is on the verge of a 22nd major, and she can achieve the feat with her first grand slam of the year. The re...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Code Switch On Dallas, Philando Castile And Alton Sterling

Choi called the fatal shooting "tragic and sad in so many ways", and expressed his condolences to those who knew Castile . The U.S. Justice Department, which quickly launched a civil rights investigation ...More..

Sen. Ted Cruz to Speak at Republican National Convention
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Sen. Ted Cruz to Speak at Republican National Convention

Donald Trump attended a meeting with Senate Republicans meant to build unity and ended up tangling with a senator still sore about Trump's comments about John McCain and about Mexicans. A number of lawmakers a...More..

US Economy Roars Back With 287K Jobs in June
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

US Economy Roars Back With 287K Jobs in June

June's figures were boosted by the return of 35,100 striking workers at Verizon Communications. The national unemployment rate, however, rose to 4.9%, but that's still running at levels last recorded in 2008. T...More..

Efforts To Address NJ Hospital Property Taxes Appear Stuck In Legislature
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Efforts To Address NJ Hospital Property Taxes Appear Stuck In Legislature

Senate Majority Leader Loretta Weinberg told NewsWorks that the state "can't possibly fund the pension payments that the Assembly passed and do the one-penny cut on the sales tax and fund the TFF". Senate P...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Ex-soldier kills 5 officers in Dallas

Nationally, the Black Lives Matter movement condemned the attack that killed five and wounded seven others Thursday in Dallas , saying that to blame the movement for the gunman was risky and irresponsible. But...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Big rebound: 287000 jobs added in June

May's payrolls figure was revised down to a meager gain of 11,000, the weakest month of hiring since the USA stopped shedding jobs in 2010. While the June figure was big, the three-month average for job gains...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Harvey's symptoms might be season-ending

New York Mets right-hander Matt Harvey is out for the rest of the season to undergo surgery , the team announced Friday. Harvey, 27, has a career-worst 4.86 ERA this season, and suffered through a particular...More..

Fuel scarcity looms as oil workers vow to shut down operations
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Fuel scarcity looms as oil workers vow to shut down operations

An impending wide-spread fuel shortage now looms across Nigeria as the leadership of Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria, PENGASSAN begin their strike today. It was gathered that the...More..

Portugal goes back to Euro Final
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Portugal goes back to Euro Final

The 46-year-old, who took Wales to their first finals since the 1958 World Cup and then oversaw a superb campaign only ended on Wednesday by a Cristiano Ronaldo-inspired Portugal , said he would have been in t...More..

Oil Prices Climb Ahead of U.S. Inventory Report
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Oil Prices Climb Ahead of U.S. Inventory Report

A flurry of new data will be soon released in China that is expected to show substantial weakness in both investment and trade. Brent is down 1.16% to $49.52 (£37.36) a barrel as of 7.05 a.m. An average of ...More..

Kim Kardashian Supports #BlackLivesMatter In Emotional Message Dedicated To North & Saint West
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Kim Kardashian Supports #BlackLivesMatter In Emotional Message Dedicated To North & Saint West

Police say demonstrators continued to gather peacefully outside the governor's mansion. "Nothing in his body language said 'intimidation.' Nothing in his body language said 'shoot me.' Nothing in his body langu...More..

Group plans Anchorage Black Lives Matter rally
by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Group plans Anchorage Black Lives Matter rally

Should the Dallas attack really come as a surprise to anyone? Police Chief David Brown said that, before dying, the suspect declared to officers that he was upset about recent shootings and wanted to kill ...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Toronto police concerned by Dallas shootings; chief tells officers to be cautious

Alton Sterling, 37, was fatally shot in Baton Rouge, Louisiana , on Tuesday as officers responded to a call that claimed he had threatened someone with a gun. Johnson lived in the Dallas suburb of Mesquite...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

United States adds huge 287000 jobs in June

But the signs of strength in the economy precede Britain's stunning vote last month to leave the European Union. The U.S. economy still shows signs of longer-term challenges, economists said. "There is less s...More..

by | Saturday, July 09, 2016

Chilcot report: Rage against Blair as families mourn Iraq war dead

The report concluded that George Bush and Blair did not exhaust all the possible options before resorting to military action in Iraq - and that the deaths of possibly hundreds of thousands of civilians were by ...More..