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 2021-09-17 16:16 

AP

The disrupter: DeChambeau brings game, baggage to Ryder Cup...

It's one thing for Bryson DeChambeau to try to change golf when he's doing it only for himself.Now comes the Ryder Cup, where the world will get to see how his single-minded pursuit of non-conformi......

 2021-09-17 16:16 

AP

Chicago woman charged with fraud in death certificate scheme...

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago woman has been charged with taking advantage of two crises facing the city — the pandemic and its surging homicide count — to defraud the government out of thousands of dol......

 2021-09-17 16:16 

AP

After delay over virus policies, Superdome funds OK'd...

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — After a delay last month amid disputes over COVID-19 policies, Louisiana's Bond Commission has approved financing for $28 million in improvements to the Superdome in New Orl......

 2021-09-17 16:16 

AP

Protest for jailed Capitol rioters: Police ready this time...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Allies of Donald Trump are mounting a Saturday rally at the U.S. Capitol, aimed at supporting what they call the "political prisoners" of the Jan. 6 insurrection — about 60 people......

 2021-09-17 16:12 

Reuters

Tunisia detains parliament member as rights worries grow...

Tunisian security forces detained a member of parliament on Friday, his lawyer said, amid growing concern for rights after the president seized governing powers in July in a move his foes call a coup....

 2021-09-17 16:11 

Reuters

100 National Guard troops available for Capitol Hill demonstration security- Pentagon...

U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has approved a request to make 100 National Guard troops available to help protect the Capitol if needed, the Pentagon said on Friday, ahead of a planned rally supporting people charged with taking part in the deadly Ja...

 2021-09-17 16:10 

Reuters

Torrid Moderna stock rally cools over booster shot doubts...

Debate over the need for COVID-19 booster shots is clouding the outlook for Moderna Inc's high-flying shares after the U.S. biotechnology company's stock price soared as much as 360% this year, making it the best performer in the S&P 500....

 2021-09-17 16:09 

AP

Cambodian leader boasts he barged into opposition video call...

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia's prime minister boasted Friday of barging uninvited into a video conference call hosted by his political opponents.Hun Sen, an enthusiastic user of social medi......

 2021-09-17 16:09 

AP

Biden faces limits of $1.9T COVID aid as some states resist...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden entered the White House promising to stop the twin health and economic crises caused by COVID-19, but $1.9 trillion and countless initiatives later he's confro......

 2021-09-17 16:09 

Reuters

N.Y. lawyers charged over Molotov cocktail hope to finish plea talks soon...

Two New York lawyers charged with attacking an empty police vehicle with a Molotov cocktail during 2020 protests over George Floyd's death hope to complete plea discussions with prosecutors within the next two weeks, according to a defense attorney....

 2021-09-17 16:08 

AP

Woman suffers thermal burns in Yellowstone National Park...

WEST YELLOWSTONE, Mont. (AP) — A 19-year-old Rhode Island woman suffered "significant thermal burns" in Yellowstone National Park and is being treated at the Burn Center at the Eastern Idaho Region......

 2021-09-17 16:03 

AP

Hendrick stars dodging playoff elimination at Bristol...

A surprisingly strong start to the playoffs for Joe Gibbs Racing — two races, two wins and two drivers locked into the second round — has put Hendrick Motorsports in a precarious position headed in......

 2021-09-17 16:02 

AP

Ex-teammate pleads not guilty to killing Miami football star...

MIAMI (AP) — A former University of Miami football player pleaded not guilty on Friday to charges of killing a teammate outside a South Florida apartment complex in 2006.An attorney for Rashaun Jon......

 2021-09-17 16:01 

AP

Supreme Court urged to review ban on drug injection sites...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Supporters of a plan to open supervised injection sites to try to reduce overdose deaths urged the U.S. Supreme Court on Friday to review a court decision that bans the practice......

 2021-09-17 15:56 

Reuters

AirAsia has reached deal to restructure Airbus jet order -sources...

Malaysia's AirAsia has reached a deal with Airbus to restructure a large outstanding order for A320-family passenger jets, industry sources said on Friday....

 2021-09-17 15:56 

Reuters

England eases COVID-19 rules for international travellers...

England set out measures to boost international travel on Friday, abandoning expensive COVID-19 testing requirements for fully vaccinated travellers, scrapping its traffic light system and adding eight countries to its safe list....

 2021-09-17 15:55 

Reuters

Europe's power firms locked out of record price bonanza...

Several European power firms have been shut out of bumper revenues from record high gas and electricity prices as their sales are largely locked in at lower prices, and face extra pressure from governments acting to protect consumers....

 2021-09-17 15:55 

Reuters

World shares fall on fears over China, U.S. taxes, central bank policy...

World shares fell on Friday, pressured by concerns over China's markets, the potential for a U.S. corporate tax hike and an update on the U.S. Federal Reserve's tapering strategy next week....

 2021-09-17 15:54 

UPI

Look: Dog, three humans rescued from Colorado lake...

Firefighters in Colorado rescued a dog trapped in the tall reeds of a lake the morning after rescuing three people who unsuccessfully attempted to reach the canine....

 2021-09-17 15:54 

AP

Q&A: Mlanie Laurent on her love of directing and actresses...

Over the past decade, Mlanie Laurent has established herself as an accomplished film director. Yet four features and many accolades later, that fact may come as a surprise to many in the U.S. who ......

 2021-09-17 15:48 

Reuters

Group of EU lawmakers seeks probe of Gazprom's role in gas price surge...

A group of European Parliament lawmakers has asked the European Commission to investigate Gazprom's role in soaring European gas prices, saying the company's behaviour had made them suspect market manipulation....

 2021-09-17 15:47 

AP

Inquest: Conflicting accounts of how young Black man died...

Audio from an inquest into the shooting death of Derontae Martin offers widely conflicting accounts of how the young Black man died inside a rural Missouri home during a party in April. One witness......

 2021-09-17 15:47 

UPI

Watch: 50 Cent 'persuaded' Eminem to take 'BMF' role...

Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson discussed Eminem and his Starz series "Black Mafia Family" on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"...

 2021-09-17 15:46 

AP

Dolphins rule Fuller out, WR dealing with personal matter...

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Miami Dolphins wide receiver Will Fuller will be away from the team indefinitely while he deals with a personal issue, and has been ruled out of what would have been his ......

 2021-09-17 15:43 

AP

Thousands of Haitian migrants converge on Texas border town...

DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — Thousands of Haitian migrants have assembled under and around a bridge in a small Texas border town, presenting the Biden administration with a fresh and immediate challenge a......

 2021-09-17 15:41 

AP

While urging vaccination, WHO declines jab data on its staff...

GENEVA (AP) — The United Nations' health agency, which has repeatedly urged the world to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and other illnesses, on Friday declined to say how many of its own staffers ......

 2021-09-17 15:40 

AP

Young adult prison suggested for youth center property...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire could solve two problems at once by replacing its youth detention center with two much smaller facilities and using the sprawling juvenile campus to house young a......

 2021-09-17 15:35 

UPI

Look: Kyle Christie celebrates birth of first child with Vicky Turner...

"The Challenge" star Kyle Christie welcomed his first child, son Crew Jax, with his girlfriend, Vicky Turner....

 2021-09-17 15:35 

AP

Germany criticizes plan for 2-year soccer World Cup cycle...

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The German soccer federation issued a strong critique of plans to hold the men's World Cup every two years, warning Friday it means players risk more injuries and that wom......

 2021-09-17 15:34 

UPI

What to stream this weekend: 'The Morning Show' S2, Emmys...

"The Morning Show" Season 2, the 73rd annual Emmy Awards, "Sex Education" Season 3, "Lady of the Manor," "Uprising" and "Everybody's Talking About Jamie" are some of the entertainment options streaming this week...

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