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Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says Vice President Mike Pence doesn't automatically have his backing should he mount his own run for the White House in 2024. Asked on Friday in an interview with Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends" whether he...

Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

NEW ORLEANS — Anthony Davis will wind up with LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers after all. The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to trade the disgruntled Davis to the Lakers for point guard Lonzo Ball, forward Brandon Ingram, shooting guard Josh...

Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Four Democrats vying for their party's presidential nomination honed in on the economic concerns of the black community during a forum Saturday in South Carolina, a state where nonwhite voters will play a major role in next...

Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish postponed her June 22 show at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta because of Georgia's controversial abortion law. The law, which Gov. Brian Kemp signed last month, bans abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected -- as ...

Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A judge in upstate New York died after suffering a heart attack in his courtroom. Putnam County Court Judge James Reitz had just finished a case on the bench Friday morning when he asked a court officer for help."They were getting ready to call the...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Whataburger fans are not happy over the sale of the fast food chain. Neither is Houston Texans star J.J. Watt. The family-owned Texas chain announced Friday it was selling its majority ownership to a Chicago investment firm, prompting mixed...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Jane Richard lost a leg in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. She also lost her eight-year-old brother Martin Richard. On Saturday, she delivered a heartbreaking tribute in his honor, singing "A Million Dreams" from "The Greatest Showman" in video...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Bella Thorne shared nude photos of herself Saturday after she said a hacker threatened her with them. "For the last 24 hours I have been threatened with my own nudes," the 21-year-old actress, model and singer wrote in a note posted on Twitter...

Reno police arrest 6 in crackdown on street racing Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

RENO — Police in Reno say they made six arrests in a crackdown on street racing. Friday night's operation also resulted in two vehicles involved in speed contests being impounded and 10 warnings. Police say in a news release that they were responding...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

LOS ANGELES — O.J. Simpson launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star said he's got a "little gettin' even to do." Simpson confirmed the new account to The Associated Press on Saturday, saying in a phone interview...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

Charleston, South Carolina (CNN)Four Democratic presidential candidates pitched wholesale changes to the federal government's approach to African-Americans on Saturday, using a forum here in South Carolina to woo the state's crucially important...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)The bond between a father and his kids can be extremely powerful.In sport, a dad's duties can range from shipping their kids to practice, buying the necessary kit and spending countless hours supporting their children. During that time spent...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Peder Fredricson saved the best for last as he clinched the first ever Longines Global Champions Tour (LGCT) on home soil in Stockholm.The last rider to go in a 10-horse jump-off over fences as high as 1.60 meters, the 47-year-old delighted a...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)St. Louis was a loud, cheering sea of blue Saturday as the city celebrated the St. Louis Blues first Stanley Cup win in its 52-year history.Thousands of diehard Blues fans flooded downtown to celebrate, with many wearing the team's jerseys or other...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Twenty-three crew members from a Norwegian-owned oil tanker that was attacked in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday have arrived safely in Dubai, according to the shipping company that owns the tanker.The crew of the "Front Altair" includes 11 Russian...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)They may not be on the front lines, but emergency dispatchers still grapple with the emotional impacts of dealing with crises. That's one reason why Texas will soon classify 911 dispatchers and other public safety telecommunications professionals as ...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

Washington (CNN)The US is escalating cyber attacks on Russia's electric power grid and has placed potentially crippling malware inside the Russian system, The New York Times reported Saturday. The placement of the malware that deep within the Russian...

Babe Ruth's jersey sold at auction for a record-breaking $5.6 million Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)It's been more than a century since Babe Ruth started his baseball career, but the Bambino is still breaking records. A Babe Ruth New York Yankees jersey from 1928-1930 fetched $5.64 million at auction Saturday, making it the most expensive piece of ...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A United Airlines flight skidded off a runway Saturday at Newark Liberty International Airport in New Jersey, the Federal Aviation Administration said. No injuries were reported when United Flight 627 -- which originated in Denver -- landed at 1...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

Elie Mystal is the executive editor of Above the Law and a contributor at The Nation. The views expressed here are his. Read more opinion on CNN. (CNN)For loyal fans of the Aaron Sorkin's "The West Wing," former Vice President Joe Biden seems almost...

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Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump says Vice President Mike Pence doesn't automatically have his backing should he mount his own run for the White House in 2024. Asked on Friday in an interview with Fox News Channel's "Fox & Friends" whether he...

Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

NEW ORLEANS — Anthony Davis will wind up with LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers after all. The New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to trade the disgruntled Davis to the Lakers for point guard Lonzo Ball, forward Brandon Ingram, shooting guard Josh...

Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Four Democrats vying for their party's presidential nomination honed in on the economic concerns of the black community during a forum Saturday in South Carolina, a state where nonwhite voters will play a major role in next...

Reno police arrest 6 in crackdown on street racing Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

RENO — Police in Reno say they made six arrests in a crackdown on street racing. Friday night's operation also resulted in two vehicles involved in speed contests being impounded and 10 warnings. Police say in a news release that they were responding...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

LOS ANGELES — O.J. Simpson launched a Twitter account with a video post in which the former football star said he's got a "little gettin' even to do." Simpson confirmed the new account to The Associated Press on Saturday, saying in a phone interview...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ Las Vegas Sun

The fifth season of the annual Play of the Day betting competition between the Sun's sports staff is now under way, effective July 1. Bankrolls start at $10,000 for each of the four participants, with the objective to increase it as much as possible over ...

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Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Senate lawmakers on Thursday announced they had reached agreement on a long-delayed disaster relief package, ending a monthslong impasse over billions of dollars in aid for farmers and communities struggling to recover from an onslaught of ...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

Subway workers began raising alarms in recent months: Emergency brakes on New York City subway trains were being deliberately pulled, acts of apparent sabotage that were setting off major delays on the sprawling system. There were clues. A man spotted...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

WASHINGTON — President Trump is considering deploying additional troops to the Middle East to provide protection for American military personnel already there, the acting defense secretary, Patrick Shanahan, said Thursday. Mr. Shanahan did not specify...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

Last year, a federal jury in Washington convicted Nicholas Slatten, a former security contractor, of first-degree murder for his role in killing one of 14 Iraqi civilians who died in 2007 in a shooting that also injured more than a dozen others. Matthew...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

WASHINGTON — Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that House Democrats were “not on a path to impeachment,” even as she accused President Trump of trying to whip her caucus into a distracting political battle by stonewalling congressional...

Posted Thursday, 23 May 2019 ‐ The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The United States and China are digging in for a prolonged trade war, with the Trump administration unveiling a new $16 billion bailout for farmers hurt by Beijing’s tariffs on Thursday and more companies saying they are redirecting...

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Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Actress and comedian Tiffany Haddish postponed her June 22 show at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta because of Georgia's controversial abortion law. The law, which Gov. Brian Kemp signed last month, bans abortions after a fetal heartbeat is detected -- as ...

Posted Sunday, 16 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)A judge in upstate New York died after suffering a heart attack in his courtroom. Putnam County Court Judge James Reitz had just finished a case on the bench Friday morning when he asked a court officer for help."They were getting ready to call the...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Whataburger fans are not happy over the sale of the fast food chain. Neither is Houston Texans star J.J. Watt. The family-owned Texas chain announced Friday it was selling its majority ownership to a Chicago investment firm, prompting mixed...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Jane Richard lost a leg in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. She also lost her eight-year-old brother Martin Richard. On Saturday, she delivered a heartbreaking tribute in his honor, singing "A Million Dreams" from "The Greatest Showman" in video...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

(CNN)Bella Thorne shared nude photos of herself Saturday after she said a hacker threatened her with them. "For the last 24 hours I have been threatened with my own nudes," the 21-year-old actress, model and singer wrote in a note posted on Twitter...

Posted Saturday, 15 June 2019 ‐ CNN

Charleston, South Carolina (CNN)Four Democratic presidential candidates pitched wholesale changes to the federal government's approach to African-Americans on Saturday, using a forum here in South Carolina to woo the state's crucially important...