by | June 25, 2017 | 05:48

After dropping three of four to the Nationals, and after getting swept in four games to the Dodgers, the Mets (33-41) assured themselves a series victory against the last-place Giants (27-50). The Mets face a righty in Johnny Cueto on Saturday and a lefty in Matt Moore on Sunday before having an off day Monday before beginning a series in Miami.

by | June 25, 2017 | 05:40

Turkey's Ambassador to Uganda Sedef Yavuzalp told the gathering his country was hosting 3.3 million Syrian refugees, and had similarities to Uganda. "Zambia stands ready in the spirit of Ubuntu and Pan-Africanism to support the government of Uganda in any way possible to address the refugee challenge", Mr Lungu said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 05:37

Although he is still in his youth, Mohammed bin Salman has for a long time held senior government positions and has been at the forefront of the kingdom's plans to wean itself off oil as one of economic strategies that were launched past year.

by | June 25, 2017 | 05:34

The Sixers won't doubt Fultz , who became the franchise's fourth No. 1 overall pick despite being cut by the DeMatha Catholic High School varsity team his sophomore year just a few years ago. The team rolled out the welcome mat for the 19-year-old, and other draft picks, at their training complex in Camden , New Jersey. From what I've seen of both players on tape, Fultz tends to look for his shot more than Simmons, who is unselfish nearly to a fault.

by | June 25, 2017 | 05:31

President Donald Trump is lashing out at top Democrats on Twitter . She is, after all , a millionaire San Francisco party-line liberal incapable of understanding what most of America wants and needs. She acknowledged the attacks but added: "I think I'm worth the trouble". "Charleston lawyer Joe Cunningham became the first Democrat to announce a campaign to unseat Congressman Mark Sanford in the 1st District", the Charleston City Paper reported on Wednesday.

by | June 25, 2017 | 05:24

His nightmare started in March 2016 when North Korea says they caught the 22-year-old trying to steal a propaganda poster from the hotel he was staying at while on a tour of the reclusive nation. Warmbier's doctors held a press conference on Thursday that starkly contrasted North Korea's explanation of his condition. Warmbier's parents have been fighting for the release of their son, a University of Virginia student, since his arrest.

by | June 25, 2017 | 05:22

He vowed his health care policy would offer "lower premiums" with "much lower deductibles". He predicted that his call for a preservation of Medicaid expansion would lose the support of the more conservative senators from non-expansion states in the GOP Senate conference.

by | June 25, 2017 | 05:11

Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial ended in a mistrial late last night (June 16). Constand, then 31, met the married Cosby 15 years ago through her job as an administrator with the women's basketball team at Temple University in Philadelphia, where Cosby was a trustee and the school's most renowned alumnus.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:31

U.S. automaker Ford has announced a recall of 39,315 cars in India, including the Ford Fiesta Classic and previous-generation Ford Figo that rolled out of Ford's facility in Chennai between 2004 and 2012. By voluntarily inspecting possible issues with the hose, Ford India is anticipating any problems. Ford remains committed to delivering world-class quality vehicles to its customers and this voluntary safety recall is part of that commitment, it said.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:29

Turkish LGBTI activists had announced on social media that they would organize a march on June 25 starting from Taksim Square. "There will be no permission for a demonstration or a march on the said date considering the safety of tourists in the area.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:21

It will be a WARM and HUMID afternoon with more clouds than sunshine. Scattered showers and storms will develop across the state ahead of a cold front during the afternoon. Tomorrow night: Partly cloudy skies and only the tiniest of isolated shower chances make for a decent summertime evening. Many of us have blue skies while some have mostly cloudy skies and a couple showers, it's just one of those nights.

by | June 25, 2017 | 04:14

Hospital officials said earlier this week that "Scalise continues to make good progress" and "is beginning an extended period of healing and rehabilitation". He entered the hospital in critical condition and has undergone a number of surgeries. His condition has been upgraded to serious. Before firing 60 rounds from a rifle and handgun at an unwitting group of Republican lawmakers and staffers who were practice baseball in Alexandria, Va., James T.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:44

After Spicer spoke, Republican Senator Dean Heller became the fifth Republican opponent on Friday, saying he would not support the bill in its current form. The Senate bill would retain Obamacare's Medicaid expansion until 2020. Lynch said the shift in Medicaid funding - from 50-50 state and federal funding to roughly 70 percent funded by states - will be particularly devastating to states that took advantage of Obamacare's Medicaid expansion in recent years, including MA, saying: " ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:35

Toomey should help fix them instead of taking us backward. Caroline Pearson, a senior vice president of the consulting firm Avalare Health, said the Senate subsidies would be smaller than Obama's because they're keyed to the cost of a bare-bones plan and because additional help now provided for deductibles and copayments would eventually be discontinued.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:07

The U.S. officials denied any participation in or knowledge of human rights abuses, but obtaining intelligence that may have been extracted by torture inflicted by another party would violate the International Convention Against Torture. Amnesty International said on Friday the USA could be complicit in crimes under international law if it took part in interrogations of Yemeni prisoners or received information that may have been obtained through torture.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:06

BENNETT: That political consolation prize doesn't sit very well with some of the party's rank-and-file members like Congressman Tim Ryan of OH who says coming close isn't good enough. The 30 year-old first time candidate was hoping to "Flip The 6th", a district seat that has been in the Republican Party's control since 1979. Asked Wednesday night on CNN if Pelosi was as toxic to Democrats as Trump, Ohio Democratic Rep.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:03

President Trump fired off a barrage of tweets Thursday morning, hammering away at the "big Dem scam" and "big Dem HOAX!" in the aftermath of former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson's testimony the day before about Russian efforts to interfere in the 2016 USA election.

by | June 25, 2017 | 03:00

The CIA notified Obama in August of previous year that Russian President Vladimir Putin was directly involved in the campaign to interfere in the election, according to the Post . The Washington Post reported the Obama Administration regretted they had not taken tougher action after Mr Trump's shock victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton.

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:56

Anirudh Sunder Raj from RV PU College secured All India Rank 131 by scoring 301 marks out of 366 in the exam. Stay tuned for more notifications on JEE Advanced Results 2017 and the counselling updates. Along with the topper Sarvesh Mehtani, 8 more students from Chandigarh and Tricity have made it to the list of top 100 in JEE (Advanced) 2017. The JEE Advanced results will decide the future of candidates who will become part of the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IITs) ...

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:40

Since the outbreak was declared in April, an estimated 1,265 people have died, she said. " UNICEF , WHO and our partners are racing to stop the acceleration of this deadly outbreak". Hospitals are overcrowded and severe food shortages have led to widespread malnutrition, making Yemenis - especially children - even more vulnerable to cholera .

by | June 25, 2017 | 02:00

Reid hit a hole-in-one on the par-3 11th hole when she hit the ball just past the flag before it spun back and rolled into the hole. "Making the turn I was not very happy with the way things were going", Lewis said after her round of six birdies and a single bogey.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:33

In a study published in the journal Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology , researchers show that the consumption of extra-virgin olive oil reduces the formation of amyloid-beta plaques and neurofibrillary tangles in the brain - classic markers of Alzheimer's disease.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:05

Edmonton-product Parker Foo was the Blackhawks' first pick of the fifth round. Glass, another 18-year-old forward, had 32 goals and 62 assists in 69 games last season for the Portland Winterhawks of the Western Hockey League. The 18-year-old Barratt is from Bristol, Penn. Soderlund had a decent season in the Swedish Hockey League a year ago, with three goals and four assists to his credit.

by | June 25, 2017 | 01:00

Great vantage point for americascup race in spectacular Bermuda between EmiratesTeamNZ & OracleTeamUSA. That could all change if the USA holders are able to turn around a 3-0 Kiwi lead in the first-to-seven competition on Bermuda's Great Sound when racing resumes this weekend.

by | June 24, 2017 | 06:37

When he vetoed the bill in May, the governor said he was not "philosophically opposed" to legal pot, and said he recognized there is a "clear societal shift in that direction". Those advocating a lower tax say it would encourage consumers to buy the drug legally and hasten the demise of the underground market. If the lawmakers succeed in legalizing recreational marijuana, Vermont will become the ninth state to do so, and the first to do it through the legislature.