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 2018-08-14 17:40 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

Tom Brady on relationship with Bill Belichick: 'We get along so well'...

Patriots QB Tom Brady says that Bill Belichick is the...

 2018-08-14 17:38 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

Vernon Davis offers Redskins LB $10,000 to say his ABCs backward...

Could you do it if an NFL player put 10 grand on the table?...

 2018-08-14 17:35 

Washington Times

Police: Officer shoots at man driving SUV reported as stolen...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Authorities say an officer fired shots at a suspected car thief during a police chase that ended when the SUV crashed. Raleigh police told news outlets that 22-year-old Ronie Demitri Hyman was not hit by any of the shots during the pu...

 2018-08-14 17:34 

Washington Times

North Carolina DMV announces more steps to tackle overload...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles is announcing more steps to address crowded driver license offices and long wait times. The changes, listed in a news release Tuesday, include sending staff to the busiest offices and having call ce...

 2018-08-14 17:34 

Washington Times

Lawmaker fired from CWU faculty position after investigation...

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Republican Rep. Matt Manweller has been fired by Central Washington University effective immediately following the completion of an outside investigation into alleged inappropriate conduct. The university released a statement Tuesday...

 2018-08-14 17:34 

USA Today

Sister lunch ladies arrested for stealing about $500K in children's lunch money, police say...

Two sisters allegedly stole nearly half a million dollars while working as lunch ladies in New Canaan, Connecticut....

 2018-08-14 17:33 

NY Times

Traditional and Updated Korean at Hwaban in the Flatiron District...

Roasted chickens brined overnight, a pasta counter at Eataly and other restaurant news....

 2018-08-14 17:33 

Washington Times

Review: In 'Crazy Rich Asians,' a delightful new fairy tale...

There are two glittering parades running in tandem through Jon M. Chu's "Crazy Rich Asians," a glitzy and delightful adaptation of Kevin Kwan's 2013 bestseller. One is the blinged-out, designer-label, crazy-rich opulence often characterist...

 2018-08-14 17:31 

NY Times

Review: Looking to the Stars, 'Cielo' Can't Quite Form a Constellation...

Alison McAlpine's experimental feature tries to film an essentially unfilmable subject: the night sky above the Atacama Desert in Chile....

 2018-08-14 17:29 

Washington Post

Two men shot, one critically, in Northeast Washington...

Police are investigating the double shooting on Dix Street....

 2018-08-14 17:28 

USA Today

Grand jury: More than 300 'predator priests' in Pennsylvania protected by Catholic Church...

More than 300 'predator priests' in six Roman Catholic dioceses across Pennsylvania were protected by church leaders more interested in safeguarding the church and the abusers than tending to their victims, a scathing grand jury report to be relea...

 2018-08-14 17:27 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

Zion Williamson made dunking from FT line look easy...

Unreal....

 2018-08-14 17:27 

Washington Times

Gas prices down a penny...

BOSTON (AP) - Gasoline prices are down in Massachusetts. AAA Northeast says Tuesday its weekly survey found self-serve regular selling for an average of $2.83 per gallon in the Bay State, a one cent drop from last week. Massachusetts' price is 2 cents...

 2018-08-14 17:26 

Washington Times

Man receives 20-year sentence for killing 11-year-old girl...

NORWICH, N.Y. (AP) - One of two men charged in the attempted rape and killing of an 11-year-old girl in New York has been sentenced to 20 years to life in prison. Tobias Rundstrom-Wooding was sentenced Monday after he pleaded guilty in June to felony murd...

 2018-08-14 17:24 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

Todd Bowles: Jets WR Terrelle Pryor should 'keep his mouth shut' on injury...

Jets coach Todd Bowles wasn't pleased with new wide receiver divulging that he sustained a broken ankle in May....

 2018-08-14 17:23 

Washington Post

Stevie Wonder, Jesse Jackson visit ailing Aretha Franklin...

Stevie Wonder visited an ailing Aretha Franklin at her home in Detroit on Tuesday....

 2018-08-14 17:22 

Washington Times

Scottsdale-area resort may reopen a week after storm...

PHOENIX (AP) - Officials say a Scottsdale-area resort impacted by recent storms may stay closed until next Sunday. The Talking Stick Resort and Casino was evacuated early Saturday after a storm caused a major power outage. The casino said in a statement M...

 2018-08-14 17:22 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

Saints getting a more refined Robinson this time around...

Saints cornerback Patrick Robinson says he's far more secure person and player since his unsatisfying first stint in New Orleans...

 2018-08-14 17:21 

Washington Times

U.S. calls off search for missing Marine in the Pacific...

U.S. forces in the Pacific have called off the search for a missing Marine lost at sea during naval operations off the coast of the Philippines, Marine Corps officials said Monday. For the last five days, search-and-rescue units from the Navy's Essex ...

 2018-08-14 17:20 

Washington Post

Interstate 70 closed outside Baltimore for wire repairs...

A Maryland interstate is closed while crews repair a storm-damaged pole that carries high-voltage wires overhead....

 2018-08-14 17:19 

Washington Times

Saudi state carrier says flights affected by system failure...

RIYDAH, Saudi Arabia (AP) - Saudi Arabia's state airline Saudia says its flights have been affected by a system failure as the kingdom prepares to host the annual hajj pilgrimage. The airline acknowledged the disruption in a statement issued Tuesday w...

 2018-08-14 17:17 

Washington Times

Interstate 70 closed outside Baltimore for wire repairs...

WOODLAWN, Md. (AP) - A Maryland interstate is closed while crews repair a storm-damaged pole that carries high-voltage wires overhead. The State Highway Administration closed Interstate 70 west of Baltimore's beltway midday Tuesday while the repairs a...

 2018-08-14 17:15 

Los Angeles Times

Robin Wright marries beau Clment Giraudet in a small town in France...

Robin Wright and Clment Giraudet got married over the weekend at an intimate, low-key ceremony in a small town in southeastern. The actress reportedly wanted the ceremony to be about the two of them, rather than making it a big deal....

 2018-08-14 17:14 

Washington Times

Lawmakers urged to update ethics law to combat harassment...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - An ethics commission is urging Kentucky lawmakers to update the state's legislative ethics law to fill a void in the fight against sexual harassment cases that surface at the state Capitol. The Legislative Ethics Commission recom...

 2018-08-14 17:13 

Washington Post

Cuomo: Dozens trapped in homes by flash flooding, damage...

Dozens of people were trapped in their homes Tuesday by fast-rising water from flash floods caused by heavy pre-dawn downpours that drenched New York state's Finger Lakes region, inundating roads and sweeping tons of trees, debris and a camper with a ...

 2018-08-14 17:10 

Los Angeles Times

Orange County CEO pleads guilty to exporting tactical gear to Syrian rebels...

Rasheed Al Jijakli, 57, of Walnut pleaded guilty to conspiring to buy tactical gear in the U.S. in order to provide it to Syrian rebel groups....

 2018-08-14 17:09 

Washington Times

NY sues opioid maker, says Purdue Pharma misled consumers...

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York has joined the growing list of states taking legal action against pharmaceutical companies over the opioid epidemic. The state sued Purdue Pharma on Tuesday. It accuses the Stamford, Connecticut-based company of a long effort ...

 2018-08-14 17:07 

Washington Times

D.C. man gets prison for importing heroin via U.S. mail...

A D.C. resident was sentenced to prison Tuesday for using fake names and local colluders to sneak heroin from Nigeria into the capital region, while using the U.S. Postal Service as his unwitting courier. Prosecutors say Steven Mason, 48, was part of a cr...

 2018-08-14 17:06 

Washington Times

Hatch Center launches $40M fundraising push for next chapter...

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) - Orrin Hatch is stepping down, but he's not planning on fading away. The long-serving Republican senator spoke Monday at an event kicking off a $40 million fundraising campaign to build the Hatch Center library and think tank in ...

 2018-08-14 17:05 

USA Today

[ Business ]

Coca-Cola, Kobe Bryant-backed BodyArmor battle Gatorade...

Coca-Cola is acquiring a minority stake in BodyArmor, the sports drink company-backed by former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant. The Atlanta-based soda giant already competes in the $7.9 billion U.S. sports-drink category with its Powerade brand....

 2018-08-14 17:05 

Washington Times

Man shot to death after California gas station confrontation...

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a man was found shot to death after two suspects got into his pickup truck at a gas station in Southern California. Santa Ana police Cpl. Anthony Bertagna says gas station surveillance video from early Tuesday show...

 2018-08-14 17:04 

Washington Times

4 Republicans, 3 Democrats seek South Carolina Senate nods...

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - Four Republicans and three Democrats are seeking their parties' nomination for a vacant state Senate seat in South Carolina. Republican Columbia Sen. John Courson resigned in June after pleading guilty to misconduct in office rel...

 2018-08-14 17:02 

Washington Times

Arizona secretary of state primary challenge...

PHOENIX (AP) - Arizona Secretary of State Michele Reagan is facing a primary challenge from a Republican businessman who claims that her tenure has been marked by missteps in state's elections division. Reagan, a former state legislator, is finishing ...

 2018-08-14 17:02 

Wall Street Journal

UPS Reaches Labor Deal With Aircraft Mechanics...

United Parcel Service has reached a tentative labor contract covering more than 1,000 aircraft mechanics, the delivery company's third such deal with the Teamsters union in recent months....

 2018-08-14 17:01 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

WNBA set for wild dash to regular season finish...

The WNBA's final week of the regular season shaping up to be a wild dash to the finish...

 2018-08-14 17:00 

Washington Times

San Francisco launching 'Poop Patrol' to clean up city sidewalks: Report...

San Francisco is reportedly launching a team of city workers dubbed the "Poop Patrol" next month in an effort to keep the city's sidewalks clean. The San Francisco Chronicle reported Tuesday that Mayor London Breed and Public Works director Mo...

 2018-08-14 17:00 

USA Today

[ Business ]

Got 20 minutes? Use it to update resume and snag your next job...

If you dread the idea of job hunting and redoing your resume, try these simple tips. Experts recommend updating your resume every six months so you're ready for a new opportunity....

 2018-08-14 17:00 

Wall Street Journal

Import Prices Fell Slightly in July, Helped by Strong Dollar...

As escalating trade disputes threaten to drive up the cost of imported goods for U.S. consumers and businesses, economists say a stronger dollar may be helping to offset some of the pain....

 2018-08-14 17:00 

Los Angeles Times

Letters to the editor: The real argument against Newport Beach ballot measure...

Letters to the editor...

 2018-08-14 16:59 

Washington Times

Indiana animal shelter accused of freezing kittens to death...

ROCKPORT, Ind. (AP) - Authorities in southern Indiana are investigating allegations that an animal shelter has been freezing kittens to death as an alternative to accepted forms of euthanasia. Bridget Woodson tells the Courier & Press that she quit workin...

 2018-08-14 16:57 

USA Today

[ Technology ]

15 things on Amazon that lazy people absolutely need in their lives...

Making breakfast and turning off the lights just got easier for lazy people with these products from Amazon....

 2018-08-14 16:57 

Washington Post

North Dakota recreational pot measure approved for ballot...

Supporters of legalizing recreational marijuana in North Dakota have succeeded in bringing the matter to a public vote later this year....

 2018-08-14 16:56 

Washington Times

Person struck by subway train...

BOSTON (AP) - One person has been struck by a subway train in Boston. Police and fire officials responded to Haymarket Station in Boston shortly after 12 p.m. on Tuesday for reports of a person being hit by an Orange Line train. Massachusetts Bay Transpor...

 2018-08-14 16:55 

Washington Post

Stormy Daniels' lawyer appears in Houston immigration court...

The attorney taking on President Donald Trump over his alleged affair with an adult film actress has appeared in Houston immigration court to try to secure the release of a 9-year-old boy from Guatemala....

 2018-08-14 16:55 

Wall Street Journal

Overhaul Boosts Credit Scores of Millions of U.S. Consumers...

The credit scores of millions of Americans have risen following a broad change in how credit-reporting firms handle negative credit information such as collections....

 2018-08-14 16:54 

Washington Post

Chris Hardwick is back. So is Ryan Seacrest. So, no, #metoo isn't going 'too far.'...

Almost a year down the road, how our culture is grappling with the complexities of harassment claims....

 2018-08-14 16:53 

Washington Post

Greek prime minister says Turkey frees 2 Greek soldiers...

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says Turkey has freed from prison two Greek soldiers detained for allegedly illegally crossing the border between the two countries on March 1....

 2018-08-14 16:53 

Wall Street Journal

Nebraska Executes Inmate With Drug Cocktail Including Fentanyl...

Nebraska on Tuesday put to death its first inmate in more than two decades, executing convicted murder Carey Dean Moore with a four-drug cocktail that contained the synthetic opioid fentanyl....

 2018-08-14 16:53 

Wall Street Journal

Ebola Outbreak Spreads to Conflict Zone in Democratic Republic of Congo...

A deadly outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo has spread outside the province of North Kivu, entering for the first time an active conflict zone and raising the threat of a wider outbreak....

 2018-08-14 16:52 

NY Times

'Mega-Round' Investors Shower Start-Ups With Millions...

Start-ups raising $100 million or more from investors used to be a rarity. Now, this scale of fund raising is commonplace....

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